Dr. Santosh Kumar Mishra | Thermal Engineering | Best Researcher Award

Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, India

Author Profile

Early Academic Pursuits

He embarked on his academic journey with a strong foundation in mechanical engineering, earning a Bachelor's degree from Bhilai Institute of Technology in 2007. He furthered his education by completing a Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, Mumbai, in 2009, and subsequently pursued a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand University, Bhilai, graduating in 2020. His doctoral research focused on "Numerical Studies On Non Newtonian Fluid Flow Through Pipe Using CFD," contributing significantly to the field of computational fluid dynamics.

Professional Endeavors

With over 14 years of experience in academia, He has held various teaching positions at Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg. He served as an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department from 2009 to 2023, before assuming the role of Associate Professor in 2023. His dedication to academic excellence is evident through his involvement in institutional development projects and coordination of internship programs.

Contributions and Research Focus

His research interests lie in the domain of computational fluid dynamics, particularly in the analysis of non-Newtonian fluid flow through pipes. His doctoral thesis and subsequent research endeavors have contributed to advancing understanding in this area. Additionally, his expertise extends to two-phase flow analysis, demonstrated through his project work at BARC Bombay during his M.Tech studies.

Accolades and Recognition

His commitment to excellence and outstanding performance have been recognized through prestigious awards and honors. He received the Chhattisgarh State Education Minister’s Award for Best Associate NCC Officer in 2022-23 and the ADG' (Bhopal Directorate) medal for the same recognition in 2020-21. Furthermore, he served as an evaluator and expert in the Smart India Hackathon 2023 Senior Hardware Edition.

Impact and Influence

His contributions to academia, particularly in the fields of mechanical engineering and NCC, have had a significant impact on students and colleagues alike. His leadership roles, research endeavors, and dedication to institutional development have fostered a culture of innovation and excellence within Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg.

Legacy and Future Contributions

As he continues his academic journey, he remains committed to pushing the boundaries of knowledge and inspiring future generations of engineers and leaders. His legacy of excellence in teaching, research, and service will undoubtedly continue to shape the landscape of mechanical engineering and academic institutions.


A total of  94 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of his research within the academic community.

  • Citations            94
  • h-index              6
  • i10-index           3

Notable Publications 

Maintenance strategy and decision making–AHP method
SKM Chandrahas, D Mahapatra
(23) 2015

Application of Vibration on Heat Transfer-A Review
SK Mishra, A Arora, H Chandra
(12) 2019
Nozzle wear parameter in water jet machining the review
S Verma, SK Moulick, SK Mishra
(8) 2014
Solid liquid non-Newtonian fluid flow in pipe: a review
S Mishra, H Chandra, A Arora
(6) 2012


Santosh Kumar Mishra | Thermal Engineering | Best Researcher Award

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