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Sandip Mazumder

  • Associate Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    E410 Scott Lab
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-247-8099

About

Research interests include:

  • Computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
  • Reacting flows with applications in combustion, catalytic conversion, fuel cells and chemical vapor deposition
  • Thermal radiation and its applications
  • Non-equilibrium transport phenomena as occurring in nanoscale systems

Honors

  • 2017

    Lumley Research Award. .

  • 2014

    David C. McCarthy Teaching Excellence Award. .

  • 2013

    Teaching Excellence Award. .

  • 2011

    Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers. .

  • 2003

    Who's Who in the World. .

Books

2015

  • Mazumder, S.. 2015. "Numerical methods for partial differential equations: finite difference and finite volume methods." Academic Press.

Journal Articles

2016

  • 2016, "Extraction of thermal contact conductance of metal-metal contacts from scale-resolved direct numerical simulation." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 94,
  • 2016, "HYBRID BALLISTIC-DIFFUSIVE SOLUTION OF THE FREQUENCY-DEPENDENT PHONON BOLTZMANN TRANSPORT EQUATION." PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME SUMMER HEAT TRANSFER CONFERENCE, 2016, VOL 2

2015

  • 2015, "Monte Carlo Simulation of Sunlight Transport in Solar Trees for Effective Sunlight Capture." JOURNAL OF SOLAR ENERGY ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 137, no. 2,
  • 2015, "COMPUTATIONAL MODELING OF A SOLAR THERMOELECTRIC GENERATOR." PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING CONGRESS AND EXPOSITION, 2014, VOL 8A
  • 2015, "Phonon Heat Conduction in Multidimensional Heterostructures: Predictions Using the Boltzmann Transport Equation." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 137, no. 10,

2014

  • 2014, "Large-scale parallel computation of the phonon Boltzmann Transport Equation." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THERMAL SCIENCES 86,
  • 2014, "Direct numerical simulation of catalytic combustion in a multi-channel monolith reactor using personal computers with emerging architectures." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 61,

2013

  • Lu, J., and Mazumder, S., 2013, "Faster-than-Real-Time Simulation of Lithium Ion Batteries with Full Spatial and Temporal Resolution." International Journal of Electrochemistry 2013, 268747 - 268747.
  • 2013, "Computational study of transverse Peltier coolers for low temperature applications." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 62,

2012

  • 2012, "Solution of the Radiative Transfer Equation in Three-Dimensional Participating Media Using a Hybrid Discrete Ordinates: Spherical Harmonics Method." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 134, no. 11,
  • 2012, "Brownian dynamics study of particles in chemical vapor deposition of aluminum nitride." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 55, no. 9-10,
  • 2012, "General procedure for calculation of diffuse view factors between arbitrary planar polygons." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 55, no. 23-24,
  • 2012, "NUMERICAL INVESTIGATION OF PULSED CHEMICAL VAPOR DEPOSITION OF ALUMINUM NITRIDE TO REDUCE PARTICLE FORMATION." PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME INTERNATIONAL MECHANICAL ENGINEERING CONGRESS AND EXPOSITION, 2011, VOL 6, PTS A AND B
  • 2012, "Generalized flooded agglomerate model for the cathode catalyst layer of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell." JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 208,

2011

  • Mittal, A.; Mazumder, S., 2011, "Hybrid discrete ordinates--spherical harmonics solution to the Boltzmann Transport Equation for phonons for non-equilibrium heat conduction." Journal of Computational Physics 230, no. 18, 6977-7001 - 6977-7001.
  • Mittal, A.; Mazumder, S., 2011, "Generalized ballistic-diffusive formulation and hybrid SN-PN solution of the Boltzmann Transport equation for phonons for nonequilibrium heat conduction." Journal of Heat Transfer 133, no. 9, 092402-1 - 092402-1.
  • 2011, "Numerical Investigation of Radiation Effects in Monolithic Catalytic Combustion Reactors." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CHEMICAL REACTOR ENGINEERING 9,
  • 2011, "Adaptation and application of the in situ Adaptive Tabulation (ISAT) procedure to reacting flow calculations with complex surface chemistry." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 35, no. 7,
  • 2011, "Numerical investigation of pulsed chemical vapor deposition of aluminum nitride to reduce particle formation." JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH 335, no. 1,
  • 2011, "Hybrid discrete ordinates-spherical harmonics solution to the Boltzmann Transport Equation for phonons for non-equilibrium heat conduction." JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS 230, no. 18,
  • 2011, "Generalized Ballistic-Diffusive Formulation and Hybrid S-N-P-N Solution of the Boltzmann Transport Equation for Phonons for Nonequilibrium Heat Conduction." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 133, no. 9,

2010

  • 2010, "Finite-Volume Formulation and Solution of the P-3 Equations of Radiative Transfer on Unstructured Meshes." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 132, no. 2,
  • 2010, "Toward simulation of full-scale monolithic catalytic converters with complex heterogeneous chemistry." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 34, no. 2,
  • 2010, "Coupled solution of the species conservation equations using unstructured finite-volume method." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN FLUIDS 64, no. 4,
  • 2010, "Application of the modified differential approximation for radiative transfer to arbitrary geometry." JOURNAL OF QUANTITATIVE SPECTROSCOPY & RADIATIVE TRANSFER 111, no. 14,
  • 2010, "Monte Carlo Study of Phonon Heat Conduction in Silicon Thin Films Including Contributions of Optical Phonons." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 132, no. 5,

2009

  • Wohlgemuth, A., Mazumder, S., Andreatta, D., 2009, "Computational heat transfer analysis of the effect of skirts on the performance of third-world cookstoves." Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications 1, 041001 - 041001.

2008

  • 2008, "Numerical investigation of wall heat conduction effects on catalytic combustion in split and continuous monolith tubes." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 32, no. 3,
  • 2008, "Assessment of various diffusion models for the prediction of heterogeneous combustion in monolith tubes." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 32, no. 7,
  • Grimm,Michael; Mazumder,Sandip, 2008, "Numerical investigation of wall heat conduction effects on catalytic combustion in split and continuous monolith tubes." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 32, no. 3, 552-560 - 552-560.
  • Kamarajugadda,Sai; Mazumder,Sandip, 2008, "Numerical investigation of the effect of cathode catalyst layer structure and composition on polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell performance." JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 183, no. 2, 629-642 - 629-642.
  • 2008, "Numerical investigation of the effect of cathode catalyst layer structure and composition on polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell performance." JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES 183, no. 2,
  • 2008, "On the implementation of membrane models in computational fluid dynamics calculations of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 32, no. 7,

2007

  • 2007, "Assessment of the dilute approximation for the prediction of combined heat and mass transfer rates in multi-component systems." HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 43, no. 12,
  • 2007, "Modeling full-scale monolithic catalytic converters: Challenges and possible solutions." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 129, no. 4,
  • 2007, "On the use of the fully compressible Navier-Stokes equations for the steady-state solution of natural convection problems in closed cavities." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 129, no. 3,

2006

  • Mazumder, S., 2006, "On the convergence of higher order upwind differencing schemes for tridiagonal iterative solution of the advection-diffusion equation." Journal of Fluids Engineering, Transactions of the ASME 128, no. 2, 406-409 - 406-409.
  • 2006, "Methods to accelerate ray tracing in the Monte Carlo method for surface-to-surface radiation transport." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 128, no. 9,
  • 2006, "On the convergence of higher order upwind differencing schemes for tridiagonal iterative solution of the advection-diffusion equation." JOURNAL OF FLUIDS ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 128, no. 2,
  • Mazumder, S., 2006, "Critical Assessment of the Stability and Convergence of the Equations of Multi-Component Diffusion." Journal of Computational Physics 212, no. 2, 383-392 - 383-392.
  • 2006, "Critical assessment of the stability and convergence of the equations of multi-component diffusion." JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS 212, no. 2,

2005

  • Sengupta, D.; Mazumder, S.; Kuykendall, W.; Lowry, S.A., 2005, "Combined ab initio quantum chemistry and computational fluid dynamics calculations for prediction of gallium nitride growth." Journal of Crystal Growth 279, no. 3-4, 369-382 - 369-382.
  • 2005, "Adaptation of the in situ adaptive tabulation (ISAT) procedure for efficient computation of surface reactions." COMPUTERS & CHEMICAL ENGINEERING 30, no. 1,
  • 2005, "Combined ab initio quantum chemistry and computational fluid dynamics calculations for prediction of gallium nitride growth." JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH 279, no. 3-4,
  • 2005, "A generalized phenomenological model and database for the transport of water and current in polymer electrolyte membranes." JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY 152, no. 8,
  • 2005, "A new numerical procedure for coupling radiation in participating media with other modes of heat transfer." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 127, no. 9,

2004

  • Mazumder, S., Sengupta, D., 2004, "A New Approach to Performing Equilibrium Surface Reaction Calculations and its Application to Gallium Nitride Growth." Journal of Crystal Growth 261, no. 2-3, 165-174 - 165-174.

2003

  • Mazumder,S; Cole,J,V, 2003, "Rigorous 3-d mathematical modeling of PEM fuel cells - II. Model predictions with liquid water transport." JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY 150, no. 11, A1510-A1517 - A1510-A1517.
  • 2003, "Rigorous 3-d mathematical modeling of PEM fuel cells - I. Model predictions without liquid water transport." JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY 150, no. 11,
  • 2003, "Rigorous 3-d mathematical modeling of PEM fuel cells - II. Model predictions with liquid water transport." JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY 150, no. 11,

2002

  • 2002, "Application of the full spectrum correlated-k distribution approach to modeling non-gray radiation in combustion gases." COMBUSTION AND FLAME 129, no. 4,
  • Mazumder, Sandip, Sengupta, Debasis, 2002, "Sub-grid scale modeling of heterogeneous chemical reactions and transport in full-scale catalytic converters." Combustion and Flame 131, no. 1-2, 85-97 - 85-97.
  • 2002, "Sub-grid scale modeling of heterogeneous chemical reactions and transport in full-scale catalytic converters." COMBUSTION AND FLAME 131, no. 1-2,

2001

  • 2001, "The importance of predicting rate-limited growth for accurate modeling of commercial MOCVD reactors." JOURNAL OF CRYSTAL GROWTH 224, no. 1-2,
  • Mazumder, S, Lowry,SA, 2001, "The Importance of Predicting Rate-Limited Growth for Accurate Modeling of Commercial MOCVD Reactors." Journal of Crystal Growth 224, 165-174 - 165-174.
  • 2001, "Monte Carlo study of phonon transport in solid thin films including dispersion and polarization." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 123, no. 4,
  • Yang,H,Q; Bayyuk,S; Mazumder,S; Lowry,S; Krishnan,A; Przekwas,A; Nguyen,L, 2001, "Time-accurate, 3-D computation of wire sweep during plastic encapsulation of electronic components." JOURNAL OF PRESSURE VESSEL TECHNOLOGY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 123, no. 4, 501-509 - 501-509.
  • 2001, "The treatment of reacting surfaces for finite-volume schemes on unstructured meshes." JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS 173, no. 2,
  • Mazumder,S; Lowry,S,A, 2001, "The treatment of reacting surfaces for finite-volume schemes on unstructured meshes." JOURNAL OF COMPUTATIONAL PHYSICS 173, no. 2, 512-526 - 512-526.
  • 2001, "Time-accurate, 3-D computation of wire sweep during plastic encapsulation of electronic components." JOURNAL OF PRESSURE VESSEL TECHNOLOGY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 123, no. 4,
  • 2001, "Poiseuille flow of liquid crystals: highly oscillatory regimes." JOURNAL OF NON-NEWTONIAN FLUID MECHANICS 99, no. 1,
  • Mazumder,S, Mukherjee,B, 2001, "Poiseuille Flow of Liquid Crystals: Highly Oscillatory Regimes." Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 99, no. 1, 37-55 - 37-55.

2000

  • 2000, "A fast Monte Carlo scheme for thermal radiation in semiconductor processing applications." NUMERICAL HEAT TRANSFER PART B-FUNDAMENTALS 37, no. 2,
  • Mazumder, S., Kersch, A., 2000, "A Fast Monte-Carlo Scheme for Thermal Radiation in Semiconductor Processing Applications." Numerical Heat Transfer, Part B 37, no. 2, 185 - 185.

1999

  • 1999, "A probability density function approach to modeling turbulence-radiation interactions in nonluminous flames." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 42, no. 6,
  • 1999, "Turbulence-radiation interactions in nonreactive flow of combustion gases." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 121, no. 3,
  • Mazumder,S; Modest,M,F, 1999, "A probability density function approach to modeling turbulence-radiation interactions in nonluminous flames." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER 42, no. 6, 971-991 - 971-991.
  • Mazumder, S.; Modest, M. F., 1999, "Turbulence-radiation interactions in nonreactive flow of combustion gases." Journal of Heat Transfer 121, no. 3, 726-729 - 726-729.

1997

  • 1997, "Boundary treatment and an efficient pressure algorithm for internal turbulent flows using the PDF method." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR NUMERICAL METHODS IN FLUIDS 24, no. 2,
  • 1997, "A stochastic Lagrangian model for near-wall turbulent heat transfer." JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME 119, no. 1,
  • Mazumder, S., Modest, M.F., 1997, "A Stochastic Lagrangian Model for Near-Wall Turbulent Heat Transfer." Journal of Heat Transfer 119, no. 1, 46-52 - 46-52.

1996

  • 1996, "Boundary treatment and an efficient pressure algorithm for internal turbulent flows using the PDF method." 1996 Fluid Dynamics Conference

1995

  • 1995, "Viscous and Joulean power losses in liquid-metal sliding electrical contacts with finite electrically conducting electrodes." IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON ENERGY CONVERSION 10, no. 4,