Baburaj AP


Post Doctoral Research., EGI-CNRS, Grenoble, France.

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, IISc Bangalore.

M.Tech .,Thermal & Fluids, IIT Bombay..

B. Tech .,T Mechanical Engineering , Calicut University.



 Research Interest

  • Coherent structures in turbulent convection
  • Interfacial phenomena
  • Transport across membranes

 Office Location

   FMB207, Fluid Mechanics Building,
    Department of Applied Mechanics & Biomedical Engineering,
   IIT Madras,T.N. 600036
   Phone: +91-(0)44-22574065
   Fax: +91-(0)44-22574052
   Email :E-mail:

 Journals :

 Conferences ( only full length, peer reviewed papers that appeared in proceedings):

  AM554 Hydrodynamics
  AM546 Physicochemical Hydrodynamics
  AM257 Introduction to Fluid Mechanics
  AM110 Engineering Mechanics
  AM 582 Wind Tunnel and numerical experiments
  AM 590 Instrumentation laboratory ( Fluid mechanics part)
  AM 561 Measurements in Mechanics (Fluid mechanics part)

  Laser Velocimetry and Fluorescence Lab

 Sponsored Projects

  • Visualisation of fungal spore emission, IITM exploratory project.
    Status : (ongoing)
  • Investigation of near-wall dynamics in turbulent convection, DST.
    Status : (completed)
  • Interaction of natural convection and microporous transport, ICSR , IITM.
    Status : Completed