Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
   
DR. RAJAN D. LANJEKAR
Assistant Professor , Mechanical Engineering
Ph.D. (IIT Indore), M. Tech (IIT Bombay)
Contact Address
Residence Address Jeevan Jyoti Colony
Permanent Address Heritage City
Phone (Office) 06512275924
Phone Residence 06512275924
Email Id ldeorao.teqip@bitmesra.ac.in
   Joined Institute on : 4-Jan-2018

  Work Experience
 
Teaching : 2.5 Years

Research : 7 Years



  Research Areas
 
  1. Biofuels
  2. CI Engines
  3. Spray
  4. OpenFOAM


   Publications
 

International Journal papers 

  1. Lanjekar, R.D., and Deshmukh,D. " Multicomponent Evaporation Characteristics of Biodiesel Sprays" ASME. Journal of Engineering Gas Turbines and Power 141.7(2019):071020-071027. Doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4043027
  2. Lanjekar, R.D., and Deshmukh,D., “Experimental and Numerical Investigations on Spray Characteristics of Fatty Acid Methyl Esters”  Royal Society of Open Science, 5.2 (2018): 171121.  Doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.171121 
  3. Lanjekar, R. D., and Deshmukh, D., “Biofuel pure component spray characteristics at engine-relevant conditions,” Energy & Fuels 31.9 (2017): 9438-9445. Doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.energyfuels.7b00848  
  4. Lanjekar, R. D., and Deshmukh, D., “A review of the effect of the composition of biodiesel on NOx  emission, oxidative stability, and cold flow properties,” Renewable and Sustainable Energy  Reviews 54 (2016): 1401-1411. Doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2015.10.034

International conference papers

  1. Lanjekar, R.D., and Deshmukh,D., “Experimental and numerical characterization of fatty acid and methyl ester sprays,” Proceedings of the ILASS-Asia 2016, 18th Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems - Asia, Chennai, India, 2016.                       
  2. Lanjekar, R.D., and Deshmukh,D., “Modeling influence of alcohol moiety and chain length on pure fatty acid ester spray,” Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems (13th ICLASS 2015), 2015.