**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., Valodi S.P. 2022 Aircraft visibility in view from
below in long wave infrared band using infrared cross-section, *Applied
Optics*, doi:10.1364/AO.459926, in press.

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Mahulikar S.P., Pallavi R., Bhatt
A. 2022 (Jan-Feb) Aircraft signature studies using infrared cross-section and
infrared solid angle, *AIAA Journal of Aircraft*, 59(1),
126-136.

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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