**Shripad P. Mahulikar, Professor
(Higher Academic Grade) –Dept. of Aerospace Eng. IIT Bombay**

**Office: 206-B, 1 ^{st} Floor, Dept. of
Aerospace Eng. IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076**

__Some Signature Research Publications__**:**

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Mahulikar
S.P., Pallavi R., Bhatt A. 2022 Aircraft signature studies using infrared
cross-section and infrared solid angle, *AIAA Journal of Aircraft*, doi: 10.2514/1.C036370, in press.

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Mahulikar S.P., Sengupta,
T.K., Sharma N., & Pallavi R. 2019 (Oct) Thermodynamic merger of fluctuation theorem and
principle of least action, *Journal of
Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics*, 44(4), 363-371.

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Mahulikar S.P., Pallavi
R. 2016 (Oct) Study of black-hole as dissipative structure using negentropy, *Canadian Journal of Physics*, 94(10) 960-966.

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Mahulikar S.P., Kumar P.
2014 (Sep) Scale-invariant entropy-based theory for dynamic ordering, *Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of
Nonlinear Science*, 24(3) 033120, 6-pgs.

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Mahulikar S.P.,
Herwig H. 2013 (Jan) Thermodynamic
analysis of a Schwarzschild black-hole fed by cosmic microwave background
radiation, *European Physical Journal *C:* Particles & Fields*, 73(1) 2292, 6-pgs.

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Mahulikar
S.P., Herwig H. 2012 (Oct) Exact solution for
energy analysis of Schwarzschild black-hole fed by CMBR, *Astrophysics & Space Science*, 341(2) 417-420.

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Mahulikar
S.P., Gulhane N.P., Pradhan
S.D., Hrisheekesh K., Prabhu
S.V. 2012 (Jul-Sep) Pressure
drop characteristics in continuum-based laminar compressible micro-convective
flow, *Nanoscale & Microscale
Thermophysical Engineering*, 16(3) 181-197.

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Mahulikar S.P., Vijay S., Potnuru S.K., Reddam, D.N.S. 2012
(Jul) Aircraft engine’s lock-on envelope due to internal and external sources
of infrared signature, *IEEE Transactions
on Aerospace & Electronic Systems*, 48(3)
1914-1923.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H., Zhou J.W., Sodhani Y.M. 2011 (Jan) Surface radiative transfer in
gas-to-gas cocurrent micro heat exchanger, *AIChE** Journal*, 57(1) 40-50.

§ Mahulikar S.P., Kumar R., Tripathi M.S., Pasari L.K. 2010 (Dec) A modified
dimensionless number and geometric symmetry in annulus convection with
viscous dissipation, *International Journal of Heat & Mass Transfer*,
53(25-26) 5976-5983.

§ Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H. 2009 (Aug) Exact
thermodynamic principles for dynamic order existence and evolution in chaos, *Chaos,
Solitons & Fractals*, 41(4) 1939-1948.

§ Mahulikar S.P., Potnuru
S.K., Rao G.A. 2009 (Apr) Study of sunshine, skyshine,
and earthshine for aircraft infrared detection, *Journal of Optics A: Pure
& Applied Optics*, 11(4) 045703, 10 pgs.

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Mahulikar S.P., Khurana S., Dungarwal
R., Shevakari S.G., Subramanian J., Gujarathi A.V. 2008 (Oct-Dec) Transient
aero-thermal mapping of passive thermal protection system for nose-cap of
reusable hypersonic vehicle, *Journal of the Astronautical Sciences*,
56(4) 593-619.

§ Mahulikar S.P., Prasad H.S.S., Potnuru
S.K. 2008 (May-Jun) Infrared signature suppression of helicopter engine duct
based on ‘conceal and camouflage’, *AIAA Journal of Propulsion & Power*,
24(3) 613-618.

§ Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H. 2008 (Mar) Fluid friction
in incompressible laminar convection: Reynolds’ analogy revisited for variable
fluid properties, *European Physical Journal* B:* Condensed Matter &
Complex Systems*, 62(1) 77-86.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H., Hausner
O. 2007 (Dec) Study of gas microconvection for
synthesis of rarefaction and nonrarefaction effects, *IEEE
/ ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems*, 16(6) 1543-1556.

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Mahulikar S.P., Sonawane H.R., Rao G.A. 2007 (Oct-Nov) Infrared signature
studies of aerospace vehicles, *Progress in Aerospace Sciences*, 43(7-8)
218-245.

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Mahulikar S.P., Potnuru S.K., Kolhe P.S. 2007 (Aug)
Analytical estimation of solid angle subtended by complex well-resolved
surfaces for infrared detection studies, *Applied Optics*, 46(22)
4991-4998.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H. 2006 (Sep) Physical
effects in pure continuum-based laminar micro-convection due to variation of
gas properties, *Journal of Physics *D:* Applied Physics*,
39(18) 4116-4123.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H. 2006 (Jul) Physical
effects in laminar micro-convection due to variations in incompressible fluid
properties, *Physics of Fluids*, 18(7) 073601, 12-pgs.

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Mahulikar S.P.
2005 (Nov) Theoretical aerothermal concepts for configuration design of
hypersonic vehicles, *Aerospace Science & Technology*, 9(8) 681-685

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Mahulikar S.P., Sane S.K. 2005 (Sep) Theoretical
analysis of experimentally observed perplexing calibration characteristics of
ball-in-vortex flow-meter, *ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering*, 127(5)
1021-1028.

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Mahulikar S.P.,
Rao G.A., Sane S.K., Marathe A.G. 2005 (Jul-Sep)
Aircraft plume infrared signature in non-afterburning mode, *AIAA Journal of Thermophysics & Heat Transfer*, 19(3) 413-415.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H. 2005 (Jan) Theoretical
investigation of scaling effects from macro-to-microscale convection due to
variations in incompressible fluid properties, *Applied Physics Letters*,
86(1) 014105, 3-pgs.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H., Hausner O.,
Kock F. 2004 (Dec) Laminar gas micro-flow convection characteristics due to
steep density gradients, *Europhysics**
Letters*, 68(6) 811-817.

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Mahulikar S.P., Herwig H. 2004 (Oct) Conceptual investigation of
the entropy principle for identification of directives for creation, existence
and total destruction of order, *Physica** Scripta*, 70(4) 212-221.

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Mahulikar S.P., Tso C.P. 2002 (Mar) A new classification
for thermal-development of fluid flow in a circular tube under laminar forced
convection, *Proceedings of the Royal Society *(*London*)* Series A*:*
Mathematical, Physical & Engineering Sciences*, 458(2019) 669-682.

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Mahulikar S.P., Sane
S.K., Gaitonde U.N., Marathe A.G. 2001 (Apr)
Numerical studies of infrared signature levels of complete aircraft, *Aeronautical
Journal*, 105(1046) 185-192.

__Areas of Research__**:** Aerospace
Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer & Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer to Hypersonic
Vehicle, Infrared Signatures of Aerospace Vehicles, Microchannel Cooling of Gas
Turbine Blades, Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics

__Classroom Teaching__**:** Aircraft & Rocket
Propulsion; Aircraft Stealth Technology; Communication & Leadership; Heat
Transfer – Aerospace Applications; Spaceflight Mechanics; Thermodynamics