Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Assistant Professor , Mechanical Engineering
B.E.(Mechanical Engg.), M.Tech.(Thermal Engg.), Ph.D.(Engineering)
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Permanent Address Mechanical Engineering Department B.I.T. Mesra Ranchi-835215
Phone (Office) 0651-2275924
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   Joined Institute on : 5-Jul-2007

  Work Experience
Teaching : 18 Years

Research : - Years

Individual: - Years



  1. S. K. Dhiman, Arbind Kumar, J.K. Prasad, Heat transfer by satellite cluster of cylinders at subcritical Reynolds number, Heat and Mass Transfer (2018) vol.54 (Published online) [SCI/SCI expanded]
  2. S.K. Dhiman, J.K. Prasad, Inverse estimation of heat flux from a hollow cylinder in cross-flow of air, Applied Thermal Engineering (2017) vol.113:952-961[SCI/SCI expanded]
  3. S. K. Dhiman, J. K. Prasad, Arbind Kumar,  Unsteady convective heat transfer in cross flow past two tandem cylinders: an inverse heat conduction approach, Heat and Mass Transfer (2017), vol:53(10):1761-1775 [SCI/SCI expanded]
  4. S. K. Dhiman, Arbind Kumar, J. K. Prasad, Unsteady computation of flow field and convective heat transfer over tandem cylinders at subcritical Reynolds numbers, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology (2017), vol:31 (3):1241~1257  [SCI/SCI expanded]
  5. S. K. Dhiman, J. K. Prasad, A Computational study on k-kl-w model for flow field and heat transfer on a cylinder in cross-flow, Carbon – Science and Technology (2016) vol:8(3 ):53-64  (ISSN 0974-0546)  (Scopus)
  6. S. K. Dhiman, J. K. Prasad, Investigation of flow field and heat transfer on two dimensional cylinders placed side-by-side and tandem at subsonic speed, Discovery (ANALYSIS) Journal , (2016) vol:52(246):1468-1478 (ISSN 2278-5469) (Scopus)
  7. J.Prakash , C. Ranjan,S. K.Dhiman  A. Kumar, Performance study of four stroke S.I. engine using upgraded biogas fuel, Carbon – Science and Technology, (2016) vol:8(3):74-85 (ISSN 0974-0546) (Scopus)
  8. Arvind Lal, S.K. Dhiman*, Arbind Kumar, A.K. Gupta and N.K. Yadav, Performance and Exhaust Emissions Study of Bio- Fuel Plant,  Int. J. of Engineering Research and Technology (2011), vol.4(5), 521-533 (ISSN 0974-3154) (Scopus)


  1. Ramesh Kumar, Harry Garg, S. K. Dhiman , Brajesh Kumar, "Micro-electronics cooling devices for heat extracting using nano Ferro fluid", Int. Conf. on Vision Towards Emerging Trends in Communication and Networking (ViTECoN 2019) at Vellore Inst. of Tech., Vellore, 978-1-5386-9353-7/19/$31.00 ©2019 IEEE
  2. Trinakshee Sarmah and S. K. Dhiman, "Design and analysis of sloar cabinet dryer for drying of potatoes", Int. Conf. on Future Learning Aspects of Mechanical Engineering (FLAME - 2018), Oct.3-5, 2018, organised by Department of Mechanical Engineering, Amity School of Engineering & Technology, Amity University, Noida, UP (INDIA) (SCOPUS)
  3. S. K. Dhiman and Triweni Bharti, "Developing vortical sweeps over upstream of a tube at low Reynolds number", 2nd International Conf. on Multidisciplinary Research (ICMR-2018), Sept. 8-9, 2018, organised by MCCIA Pune. Proceedings: ISBN No.: 978-93-87793-45-3
  4. S.K. Dhiman, Arbind Kumar and J.K. Prasad, "Investigation of heat transfer from satellite cluster of cylinders at Subcritical Reynolds number",International conference on Theoretical, Applied, Computational and Experimental Mechanics, Dec. 28-30 2017,  organised by Department of  Aerospace Engineering IIT Kharagpur (INDIA)
  5. Sagarika, S.K. Dhiman, A computational study on augmentation of heat transfer from a tube using idlers, Int. Conf. on Chemical Engineering and Advance Polymeric Material, BIT Mesra, Department of Chemical Engineering, August18, 2016.
  6. S.K. Dhiman, Arbind Kumar, J. K. Prasad, Unsteady computations of flow and heat transfer parameters for critical spacing between circular cylinders at subcritical Reynolds numbers, 6th International and 43rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power (FMFP-2016), December 15-17, 2016, organized by Department of Applied Mechanics, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, U.P., India
  7. S.K. Dhiman and A.Kumar, “Bio-fuel plant for Rural Electrification”, Proceedings, International Conference on Advances in Renewable Energy (ICARE - 2010), 24-26 June 2010, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal.
  8. S.K. Dhiman, Ashish Narula, A. K. Sahu, “Design of the liquid nitrogen pre-cooling heat exchanger for the kW class indigenous helium refrigerator/liquefier”, 24th National Symposium on Cryogenics (NSC-24, 2013), 21-24 January,2013, organized by Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar, Gujrat, at Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabed, p183
  9. S.K. Dhiman, Amrit, Vivek Kumar Gaba, “Computational Study of Flow and Heat Transfer Around a Tube in Cross-Flow of Air at Reynolds number range from 100-50,000 ”, Proceedings, 2nd National Conference on Computational Techniques for Engineering Applications, NSCTEA-2012, November 9-10, 2012,CIST Bhopal MP, pp 27-31
  10. S.K. Dhiman, Prashant Kumar Gari, Amrit, Aditya Kumar Suman, “Optimization of Position of Squared Protrusions over a Fin for Augmentation of Heat Transfer”, Proceedings, National Conference on Evolving Techniques in Mechanical Engineering, ETME12, at Sri Venkateshwara College of Engg. & Tech, Tamil Nadu, August 23-24, 2012, pp-42-46.
  11. S.K. Dhiman, A. K. Kapardar,  Amrit, ”Some Experimental Study of Semi-Circular Blades to Improve Savonius Rotor Performance”, Proceedings, National Conference on Evolving Techniques in Mechanical Engineering, ETME12, at Sri Venkateshwara College of Engg. & Tech, Tamil Nadu, August 23-24, 2012, pp 75-80. 
  12. S.K Dhiman, Tejas Talak, “Experimental study of effect of overlap ratio and blade geometry on a Savonius turbine”, Proceedings, National Conference on Modeling and Simulation in Heat Transfer and fluid flow, July 09-10, 2010, NIT Jamshedpur. 
  13. S.K. Dhiman, “Desiccant air conditioning as an alternative to vapour compression cooling in air conditioning applications”, Proceedings, 3rd National Level Technical Symposium TECHNOVISTA‘06’ , ASCT Bhopal, 2006, March 09-11, 2006, pp 09-13


Book (International Publications):

  1. S.K.Dhiman, "Effect of some design parameters: A performance test on VAWT", 2018, GRIN Verlag Publishing, Munich, Germany.                                          ISBN (Book): 9783668798601, ISBN (Ebook): 9783668798595


Book Chapters (International Publications):

  1. S. K. Dhiman & Trinakshee Samrah, "Design and Analysis of Solar Cabinet Dryer for Drying of Potatoes",  Lecture Note of Mechanical Engineering "Advances in Engineering Design", Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. (SCOPUS indexed) (2019)  (DOI: 10.1007/978-981-13-6469-3_10)

  Member of Professional Bodies

1. Institution of Engineers (India)

2. ISTE (India)

3. FMFP (India)