Rakesh Kumar Gupta
Assistant Professor

Designation:

Assistant Professor

Specialization:

Pollution abatement, CFD and Heat transfer

Email:

rakeshkgupta@thapar.edu

Contact No.: 09501348029

Biography

Rakesh Kumar Gupta is Assistant Professor in Chemical Engineering Department at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala (India) since July 2009. He obtained his bachelor degree BE (Chemical) from Malaviya Regional Engineering College, Jaipur in 2000. He received his Master degree from IT-BHU, Varanasi (India) in 2008. He has 9 years of teaching experience in teaching to various courses of BE-Chemical and other BE programmes. His teaching and research lies majorly in areas of Heat Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Thermodynamics and Equipment Design etc.

Awards and Honours

  • Awarded at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology under “Performance Incentive Scheme” in 2016.
  • Awarded at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology under “Performance Incentive Scheme” for session 2009-10 on 30-08-2010.
  • Awarded MHRD Gate scholarship in M.Tech. Programme (2006-08).

Description of Research Interests

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) simulation