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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering D-index 31 Citations 3,999 113 World Ranking 1105 National Ranking 452

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Awards & Achievements

2017 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For pioneering development of multigrid algorithms used to compute incompressible flows, and lasting contributions to simulation of complex laminar and turbulent flows, including turbulencedriven secondary flows, particle transport, continuous casting of steel, and Dean vortices in curved channels

1996 - Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Mechanics
  • Fluid dynamics
  • Thermodynamics

Mechanics, Reynolds number, Turbulence, Classical mechanics and Computational fluid dynamics are his primary areas of study. His study ties his expertise on Duct together with the subject of Mechanics. His Reynolds number study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Laminar flow, Flow separation, Geometry, Multigrid method and Vortex.

His Multigrid method research focuses on Flow and how it relates to Finite difference. The Turbulence study combines topics in areas such as Continuous casting and Nozzle. His Computational fluid dynamics study which covers Navier–Stokes equations that intersects with Characteristic length and Shear flow.

His most cited work include:

  • Block-implicit multigrid solution of Navier-Stokes equations in primitive variables (505 citations)
  • Convective heat transfer in periodic wavy passages (251 citations)
  • THREE-DIMENSIONAL FLOQUET INSTABILITY OF THE WAKE OF SQUARE CYLINDER (249 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Surya Pratap Vanka focuses on Mechanics, Turbulence, Fluid dynamics, Flow and Reynolds number. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Classical mechanics and Nozzle. His research integrates issues of Computational fluid dynamics, Particle and Continuous casting in his study of Turbulence.

Surya Pratap Vanka studied Fluid dynamics and Multigrid method that intersect with Computational science. Surya Pratap Vanka combines subjects such as Lattice Boltzmann methods and Thermodynamics with his study of Flow. He focuses mostly in the field of Reynolds number, narrowing it down to topics relating to Vortex and, in certain cases, Vortex shedding.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mechanics (59.15%)
  • Turbulence (33.80%)
  • Fluid dynamics (19.72%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Mechanics (59.15%)
  • Applied mathematics (8.92%)
  • Multiphase flow (4.69%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Surya Pratap Vanka mostly deals with Mechanics, Applied mathematics, Multiphase flow, Uncertainty quantification and Turbulence. His Mechanics study combines topics in areas such as Continuous casting, Caster and Nozzle. His research on Applied mathematics also deals with topics like

  • Boundary value problem that connect with fields like Immersed boundary method, Conservation of mass, Boltzmann constant and Distribution function,
  • Discretization together with Multigrid method, Krylov subspace, Convergence tests and Generalized minimal residual method.

His research on Turbulence frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Flow. The Flow study combines topics in areas such as Lubrication, Eulerian path, Fluid dynamics and Differential equation. His studies examine the connections between Volume of fluid method and genetics, as well as such issues in Mean flow, with regards to Reynolds number.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Large Eddy Simulations of Electromagnetic Braking Effects on Argon Bubble Transport and Capture in a Steel Continuous Casting Mold (18 citations)
  • Large Eddy Simulations of the Effects of EMBr and SEN Submergence Depth on Turbulent Flow in the Mold Region of a Steel Caster (12 citations)
  • Mathematical Modeling of Multiphase Flow in Steel Continuous Casting (7 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid dynamics

His primary areas of investigation include Continuous casting, Uncertainty quantification, Casting, Nozzle and Mechanics. He has researched Continuous casting in several fields, including Argon gas and Multiphase flow. His Uncertainty quantification study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Natural convection and Applied mathematics.

Surya Pratap Vanka interconnects Field strength, Flow and Caster in the investigation of issues within Casting. His study on Nozzle is mostly dedicated to connecting different topics, such as Turbulence. His research in Turbulence intersects with topics in Drag coefficient and Bubble.

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Best Publications

Block-implicit multigrid solution of Navier-Stokes equations in primitive variables

S P Vanka.
Journal of Computational Physics (1986)

784 Citations

Convective heat transfer in periodic wavy passages

G. Wang;S.P. Vanka.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (1995)

398 Citations

THREE-DIMENSIONAL FLOQUET INSTABILITY OF THE WAKE OF SQUARE CYLINDER

J. Robichaux;S. Balachandar;S. P. Vanka.
Physics of Fluids (1999)

346 Citations

Large eddy simulation of turbulence‐driven secondary flow in a square duct

Ravi K. Madabhushi;S. P. Vanka.
Physics of Fluids (1991)

239 Citations

Comparison of Four Methods to Evaluate Fluid Velocities in a Continuous Slab Casting Mold

Brian G. Thomas;Quan Yuan;Sivaraj Sivaramakrishnan;Tiebiao Shi.
Isij International (2001)

182 Citations

Study of transient flow and particle transport in continuous steel caster molds: Part I. Fluid flow

Quan Yuan;Brian G. Thomas;S. P. Vanka.
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B-process Metallurgy and Materials Processing Science (2004)

133 Citations

Block-implicit multigrid calculation of two-dimensional recirculating flows

S P Vanka.
Applied Mechanics and Engineering (1986)

120 Citations

Computational and experimental study of turbulent flow in a 0.4-scale water model of a continuous steel caster

Quan Yuan;Sivaraj Sivaramakrishnan;S. P. Vanka;B. G. Thomas.
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B-process Metallurgy and Materials Processing Science (2004)

109 Citations

Understanding and controlling plasmon-induced convection.

Brian J. Roxworthy;Abdul M. Bhuiya;Surya P. Vanka;Kimani C. Toussaint.
Nature Communications (2014)

105 Citations

Effect of Electromagnetic Ruler Braking (EMBr) on Transient Turbulent Flow in Continuous Slab Casting using Large Eddy Simulations

R. Chaudhary;B. G. Thomas;S. P. Vanka.
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B-process Metallurgy and Materials Processing Science (2012)

100 Citations

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