Dr. Govinde Gowda M S

  • Professor and Dean-AcademicsDepartment of Mechanical Engineering

FACULTY DETAILS

Faculty Name: Dr. M.S. GOVINDE GOWDA

 

Education Details:

  • Ph.D – Thermal and Fluids Engineering.
  • M.Tech – Thermal and Fluids Engineering.
  • BE – Mechanical Engineering.

 

Professional Experience

  • 33 years.

 

Publication Details:

  • 17 International Journal Papers.
  • 01 National Journal Paper
  • 08 National Conference papers
  • 04 International Conference papers.

 

Publication of Books:

  1. A Text of Turbo Machines – Text/Reference book for 5th Sem Mech in VTU and other Universities
  2. Heat and Mass Transfer

 

Roles and Responsibility

  • Dean (Academics) and Professor

 

Professional body membership

  • ISTE, Life member.

Achievements:

@ University Level

  • Presently serving as Academic Senate Member, VTU from June 2019 to June 2022
  • Chairman, Local Inquiry Committee (LIC) of VTU.
  • Local Inquiry Committee (LIC) member of VTU.
  • Served as BOE member for Mechanical Engg. board of VTU for the year 2010-11
  • Served as BOS member in Mechanical board for D Registration Committee for Ph.D /M.Sc(Engg.) by research of VTU.
  • Served as ‘Chairman, BOE, Aeronautical Engg. (Composite) Board’, VTU during 2016-17.
  • Served as ‘Member, BOE, Mechanical Engg. (Composite) Board’, VTU for AY 2017-18.
  • Governing Council Member, VTU Nominee to Shashib Engg. College, Bangalore, for the period 2014-2016.
  • Governing Council Member, VTU Nominee to SJMIT, Chitradurga for the period 2017-2019.

 

FDP/Conferences/Workshops attended/Conducted

  • Attended more than 20 Workshop/Seminars.
  • FDP programs are also conducted especially for fresh teachers under “Teachers Induction Training Programs” to explore them on effective class room teaching.
  • Faculty Enrichment Programes” have been conducted to assure the quality of teaching by the faculty members in the Teaching-Learning Processseveral guest lectures at various institutions.
  • Delivered lectures on “Turbo Machines” through Live Telecast of VTU-Edusatprogramme-15 during 2011.
  • Participated as Resource Person for “Carrier Counselling-2014” organized by The Hindu Education Plus on 31-5-2014 at Dr.TTIT, KGF.
  • Delivered motivational talk on “Towards excellence…..” for teachers at various Engineering colleges.
  • Invited talk on “Turbo Machines” at various colleges under FDP programs.
  • Training and motivating the faculty in making them excellent and confident in academic contents delivery under “Faculty Recharge Program”.
  • Regular conduction of FDP for the faculty to encourage them in updating the advances in their subject/specialization area.
  • As resource person to deliver talk in FDP on Turbomachinery and its Applications, during 26-27th August, 2016 at VVCE, Mysore.
  • As resource person for Faculty Enrichment Program on Teaching Techniques in Applied Thermodynamics, organized by VTU during July 2018 at VTU Centre for PG studies, Muddenahally, Chickballapur
  • An Overview of Teaching Techniques in Turbomachines, Faculty Enrichment Program jointly organized by AICTE and VTU during 22nd-26th July 2019 at VTU Centre for PG studies, Muddenahally, Chickballapur
  • Worked as Interview panel subject expert for various institutions.
  • Worked as Jury member in Project Exhibitions.
  • Session chair– International Conference (ICOFTIME2020) at Presidency University Bangalore in virtual mode on 11th September and 12th September 2020
  • Trained for NBA-Washington Accord Outcome based Accreditation process held at VTU-Mysore regional centre conducted by VTU, Belgaum and NBA, NewDelhi, during 2013-14.
  • Awareness program on Outcome Based Education NBA workshop held at BMSCE, Bangalore on 21-72015 in collaboration with VTU, Belgaum.
  • Examiner for Ph.D Comprehensive Viva/Thesis Evaluation/Final Viva-Voce
  • Journal Editorial/Reviewer : IJESMVTU, JTEN

 

@ National Level

  • Executive Council Member for Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi for the period 2020-2024.
  • UPSC Advisor Board member, New Delhi

 

Paper Publications:

National Conference:

  1. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Experimental Investigation of CHF in the Vertical Annuli under Low Pressure and Low Flow conditions”, 17th National and 16th ISHMT/ ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Paper No. HMT-2004-C044, pp.206, Kalpakkam, Chennai, Jan. 2004.
  2. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Study of Critical Heat Flux in Uniformly Heated Vertical Annuli for Upward Flow of Water under Low Flow conditions at near Atmospheric Pressure”, Proc. of 30th National Conf. on FMFP, NITK, Surthkal (Karnatak),pp.111-118, Dec. 2004.
  3. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Local Voltage Drop Measurement Technique in Detection of CHF in Vertical Annuli”, Proc. of 30th National Conf. on FMFP, NITK, Surthkal (Karnatak), pp.155-161, Dec. 2004.
  4. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Investigation of CHF in Vertical Annuli under LPLF conditions and Comparison with the Existing Correlations”, Proc. of National Seminar on Advances in Mechanical Engineering Sciences (NAME-2004), pp.176, JNNCE, Shimoga, Feb. 2004.
  5. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Experimental Investigation Of Energy Losses In Circular Pipe Bends Under Laminar Flow Conditions”, Proc. of NCFMFP2006, 33rd National Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, IIT Bombay, India, 7th-9th Dec, 2006.
  6. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “A study on Thermo-Acoustic Refrigerator”, Proc. Of National Conference on Emerging Trends In Mechanical Engineering [ETIMS 2007], pp.287-293, Banneri-Amman Institute of Technology, Tamil Nadu, 19th-20th Dec 2007.
  7. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Eco-Friendly Refrigerators”, Proc. of National Conference on Emerging Trends In Mechanical Engineering [ETIMS 2008], Dept. of Mech. Engg., BMSCE, Bangalore, 28-29th August 2008.
  8. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “A Review of Literature on Thermo-Acoustic Refrigerator”, Proc. of National Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering-2011, Dept. of Mech Engg, MIT, Manipal, January 3rd-5th, 2011.

 

International Conference

  1. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Experimental Investigation of CHF in the Vertical Annuli under Low Pressure and Low Flow conditions”, Proc. of 16th ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Paper No. HMT-2004-C044, pp.206, Kalpakkam, Chennai, Jan. 2004.
  2. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Experimental Investigation Of Energy Losses In Circular Pipe Bends Under Laminar Flow Conditions”, Proc. of NCFMFP2006, 3rd international Conference on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, IIT Bombay, India, 7th-9th Dec, 2006.
  3. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Optimization Of Size Of A Copper Disc For IR Drop Compensation With Heat Generation On An Electrical Heater”, Proc. Of International Conference on Recent Developments in Mechanical Engineering (ICRDME-2008), SUS college of Engg. & Technology, Tangori, Mohali (Pb), India, pp.6-11, 23rd-25th Jan 2008.
  4. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Standing and Travelling Wave Thermo-acoustic Devises”, Proc. of International Conference on Energy Engineering and Eco-balance (ICEEE-2009), MITR, Mulshi, Pune, Maharastra, 18-19th Feb, 2009.

National Journal Publication

  1. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Stack Optimization of Thermo-acoustic Refrigerator”, The journal of CPRI, Bangalore, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp.97-102, ISSN  973-0338, March 2012.

International Journal Publication

  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Investigation of Critical Heat Flux in Vertical Annuli for Upward Flow of Water Under Low Pressure and Low Flow Conditions”, Int. J. of Mechanical & Automobile Engineering, Vol.4, No. 5, June-August, 2009.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Effect of mean operating pressure on the performance of the stack based Thermo acoustic refrigerator”, Int. J for Thermal & Environmental Engg, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp-83-89, DOI: 10.5383/ijtee.05.01.2009.
  1. M.S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Theoretical Evaluation of Loudspeaker for a 10 Watts Cooling Power Thermo-Acoustic Refrigerator”, Int. J of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration (World Scientific), 21 (4) (2013) 1350027 (8 pages), DOI: 10.1142/S2010132513500272.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Design and Optimization of a Loudspeaker Driven 10 Watts Cooling Power Thermo-Acoustic Refrigerator”, Int. J of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration (World Scientific), 22 (3) (2014) 1450015 (15 pages), DOI: 10.1142/S2010132514500151.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Theoretical evaluation of 10 W cooling power thermoacoustic refrigerator”, Heat Transfer-Asian Research Journal, Published online on 3 Oct (2013), DOI: 10.1002/htj.21094.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Design and analysis of thermo-acoustic refrigerator”, Int. J. of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration, 21 (1) (2013) 1350001 (10 pages), DOI: 10.1142/S2010132513500016.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Optimizing Design Of Inclined Heat Pipe By Natural Convection Analysis Of Flow Using CFD Simulation”, International Journal of Advanced Technology in Engineering and Science, Volume No.03, Issue No. 04, PP-116-123, April 2015.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, “Resonator optimization and studying the effect of drive ratio on the theoretical performance of a 10-W cooling power thermo-acoustic refrigerator”, accepted for publication in Int. J. of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration on 01 June 2015.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Design and comparative analysis of thermoacoustic refrigerators, Int. J. of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration, 24 (4) (2016) 1750002 (9 pages), DOI: 10.1142/S201013251750002X
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Design and Comparative Analysis of Thermoacoustic Refrigerators, International Journal of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Vol. 25, No. 1 (2017), 1750002, © World Scientific Publishing Company.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Design Construction and Performance of 10W Thermoacoustic Refrigerators, International Journal of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Vol. 25, No.3 (2017), 1750023, © World Scientific Publishing Company.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Resonator Optimization and Studying the Effect of Drive Ratio on the Theoretical Performance of a 10-W Cooling Power Thermoacoustic Refrigerator, International Journal of Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Vol. 25, No.3 (2017), 1750023, © World Scientific Publishing Company.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Design and analysis of acoustically-driven 50 W thermoacoustic refrigerators, Sådhanå (2018), © Indian Academy of Sciences, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12046-018-0860-8
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Development of Alternative Binary Mixtures to Replace HFC 134a in Domestic Refrigerator, Chemical Engineering Transactions, Vol. 71, pp:1399-1404, 2018, DOI:10.3303/CET1871234, ISBN 978-88-95608-68-6; ISSN 2283-9216.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, CFD Analysis of Dual-Phase Flows Inside Helically Coiled Tubes in Vapour Compression Micro-Refrigerator, Penerbit Akademia Baru, CFD Letters, Journal of Advanced Research in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, Volume 11, Issue 2 (2019) 81-94, Journal homepage: www.akademiabaru.com/cfdl.html, ISSN: 2180-1363
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Screening of HFCs and Fluor ethers as Alternatives to R134a Using SRK EoS, J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. C, Springer, DOI 10.1007/s40032-19-00501-5, @ The Institution of Engineers (India), 2019.
  • S. Govinde Gowda et al, Hydrocarbons as Alternate Refrigerants to Replace R134a in Domestic Refrigerators, International information and Engineering Technology Association, Revue des Composites et des Matériaux Avancés Vol. 29, No. 2, April, 2019, pp. 95-99, https://doi.org/10.18280/rcma.290204,

Ph D Guidance

  • of Ph.D guided – 01
  • of Research scholars pursuing Ph.D = 6 Nos

Research Area of Interest

  • Critical Heat Flux in Nuclear reactors,
  • Heat transfer enhancement in Free and Forced convection,
  • Heat and fluid flow problems,
  • FEM and CFD analysis,
  • Numerical analysis in an enclosed cavity,
  • Non-Conventional energy utilization
  • Investigation on Eco-friendly refrigerators etc.