Dr. K Muraleedharan Nair

Associate Professor

Area of interest:  

  • Flow induced oscillations
  • Aero acoustics
  • LES

Publications:

  1. M. Nair and S. Sarkar, 2016, LES of Self-Sustained Cavity Oscillation for Subsonic and Supersonic Flows, ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, DOI: 10.1115/1.4034371.
  2. M. Nair, S. Sarkar and Z. Labana, 2015, Self-sustained oscillation for a three dimensional transonic cavity using LES, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg,
  3. M. Nair and S. Sarkar, 2013, Self- sustained cavity oscillation for a wide range of Mach numbers, The 14th Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics – 14ACFM, Hanoi and Halong, Vietnam, India, October 15 – 19.
  4. M. Nair, S. Sarkar and Z. Labana, 2014, Self-sustained oscillation for a three dimensional transonic cavity using LES, 5thInternational and 41st National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, IIT Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, December 12-14, Paper ID- 288. (Awarded the Best Paper).
  5. Muraleedharan Nair K.and Nikhil. 2016, “ Parametric Study of High Speed Cavity flows” 6th Asian Joint Workshop on Thermophysics and Fluid Science 2016 at Guilin, People’s Republic of China 20-23, September, 2016.
  6. Muraleedharan Nair K., S Vishnu Prasad, Balu G, Gopal Krishna. V,2017, “Investigation on flow induced oscillations when low-high speed flow past a round cavity, a comparison between rectangular and round cavity (M=0.6 and L/D=3.5)”, 1st International and 18th ISME Conference, NIT Warangal, February23– 25, Paper ID-ISME-TE-141
  7. Muraleedharan Nair K., S Vishnu Prasad, Balu G, Gopal Krishna. V,2017, “Investigation on flow induced oscillations when low-high speed flow past a round cavity, a comparison between rectangular and round cavity (M=0.6 and L/D=3.5)”, Paper ID-ISME-TE-141 accepted for CRC press release.
  8. Muraleedharan Nair, S Vishnu Prasad, Balu G, Gopal Krishna V, 2017, “Flow induced oscillations when high speed flow past a round cavity,(M=1.5)”, Asian Symposium on Computational Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow, IIT Madras, Chennai, December 10– 13,Paper ID-192.
  9. Muraleedharan Nair, S Vishnu Prasad, Balu G, Gopal Krishna V,2017,”Investigation of low-high speed compressible flow over a round cavity( M=0.6,1.5 and L/D=2)”, 24th National and 2nd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad, December 27– 30,Paper ID-IHMTC2017-01-1619.accepted for ISHMTC digital library.
  10. Muraleedharan Nair, S Vishnu Prasad, Vaisakh S Nair, 2018,Paper submitted on Comparison of flow features near the wake of a circular and elliptical cylinder for different gap ratios, 7th Asian Joint Workshop on Thermo physics and Fluid Science, Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum, Kerala, November 21– 24, Paper ID-89.
  11. Muraleedharan Nair,S Vishnu Prasad, Balu G,2018,Paper submitted on Suppression of cavity oscillations when subsonic flow past a round cavity, 7th International and 45th National Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP) Conference, IIT Bombay, December 10– 12, Paper ID-709.
  12. Muraleedharan Nair, Vaisakh S Nair, 2018, Paper submitted on “Numerical study on oscillation mechanism and its suppression when flow past a closed cavity for an inflow Mach number 3.0”, 7th International and 45th National Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP)Conference, IIT Bombay,, December 10– 12, Paper ID-718.
  13. Muraleedharan Nair, Vaisakh S Nair, 2018, Paper submitted on Numerical analysis of low speed flow past an open, transitional and closed rectangular cavities, 32nd National Convention of Aerospace Engineers (NCAE 2018), October 27 – 28, BIT Mesra, Ranchi.
  14. Muraleedharan Nair, S Vishnu Prasad, 2018, Paper submitted on Paper submitted on” Computational analysis of fluid flow past a round cavity for different aspect ratios”, 32nd National Convention of Aerospace Engineers (NCAE 2018), October 27 – 28, BIT Mesra, Ranchi.
  15. Govind S Syam, Goutham Rajeev and Muraleedharan Nair, Paper submitted on “Numerical study on flow past a circular cylinder near the vicinity of a wall”, 7th International and 45th National Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP)Conference, IIT Bombay,Mumbai,December 10– 12. Paper ID-648.
  16. Govind S Syam, Goutham Rajeev and K. Muraleedharan Nair, 2018, Paper submitted on ”Numerical study on flow past a cylinder with different inflow parameters, 7th Asian Joint Workshop on Thermo physics and Fluid Science, Mascot Hotel, Trivandrum, Kerala, November 21– 24, Paper ID-59
Professional Memberships
Experience
Teaching: 13 years
Research: 6 Years
Industry: 2 years