List of Publications

INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS

1.S. Suresh, M. Chandrasekar, P. Selvakumar, Tom Page, Experimental Studies on Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Characteristics of Al2O3/Water Nanofluid under Laminar Flow with Spiralled Rod Inserts, International Journal of Nanoparticles, (In Press).

2.S. Suresh, K.P. Venkitaraj, P. Selvakumar, Comparative study on thermal performance of helical screw tape inserts in laminar flow using Al2O3/water and CuO/water nanofluids, Superlattices and Microstructures 49 (2011) 608–622.

3.S. Suresh, K.P. Venkitaraj, P. Selvakumar, M. Chandrasekar, Synthesis of Al2O3–Cu/water hybrid nanofluids using two step method and its thermo physical properties, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 388 (2011) 41– 48.

4.S. Suresh, K.P. Venkitaraj, P. Selvakumar, Synthesis, Characterisation of Al2O3-Cu Nano Composite Powder and Water Based Nanofluids, Advanced Materials Research Vols. 328-330 (2011) pp 1560-1567.

5.S. Suresh, M. Chandrasekar, P. Selvakumar, Experimental Studies on Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Characteristics of CuO/Water Nanofluid under Laminar Flow in a Helically Dimpled Tube, Heat and Mass Transfer,(In Press).

6.Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh, R. Srinivasan, and A. Chandra Bose (2009) New Analytical Models to Investigate Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluids. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 9, 2009, 533–538.

7.Chandrasekar, M., and S. Suresh (2009), A Review on the Mechanisms of Heat Transport in Nanofluids, Heat Transfer Engineering, 14, 1136 -1150.

8.Chandrasekar, M., and S. Suresh (2009), Determination of Heat Transport Mechanism in Aqueous Nanofluids using Regime Diagram, Chinese Physics Letters, 26 (12), 124401.

9.Chandrasekar, M., and S. Suresh (2009), Lower and upper bounds for thermal conductivity of nanofluids, Nanotrends, 7 (1), 12- 18.

10.Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose (2010), Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics of Al2O3/water nanofluid in a circular pipe under laminar flow with wire coil inserts, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 34(2), 122-130.

11.Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose (2010), Experimental investigations and theoretical determination of thermal conductivity and viscosity of Al2O3/water nanofluid, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 34 (2), 210-216.

12.Chandrasekar, M., and S. Suresh, Limits for thermal conductivity of nanofluids, Thermal Science, 14(1), 2010, 65-71.

13.Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics of Al2O3/water nanofluid in a circular pipe under transition flow with wire coil inserts, Heat Transfer Engineering Volume 32, Issue 6, 2011.

14.Daniel Sagayaraj, T. A., Suresh. S., and Chandrasekar, M., (2009), Experimental studies on the erosion rate of different heat treated carbon economizer tubes of power boilers by fly ash particles, International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials, 16, 534.

15.Daniel Sagayaraj, T. A., Suresh. S., and Chandrasekar, M., (2009), Experimental Studies on Erosion Rate of Carbon Steel Economizer Tubes of Power Boilers by Fly Ash Particles, International Journal of Material Science, 4, 141-149.

16.Daniel Sagayaraj, T. A., Suresh, S., Sandeep, K. R. I., Erosion Analysis of Strain Hardened Bent-Tubes of Carbon Steel Economizer of Power Boilers by Fly Ash Particles, International Journal of Material Science, Volume 5 Number 4 (2010), pp. 511-522.

17.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh, Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Studies in a Circular Tube Fitted with Twisted Tape Consisting of Wire-nails, Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering Volume 18, Issue 6, December 2010, Pages 1038-1042

18.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh, Turbulent Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop in Tube Fitted with Square-cut Twisted Tape, Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering Volume 18, Issue 4, August 2010, Pages 609-617.

19.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh, P.S.S. Srinivasan, Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics in a circular tube fitted with and without V-cut twisted tape insert, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer Volume 38, Issue 3, March 2011, Pages 329-334.

20.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh Heat Transfer in Tubes Fitted With Trapezoidal-Cut And Plain Twisted Tape Inserts, Chemical Engineering Communications Volume 198, Issue 7, 2011.

21.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh, P.S.S. Srinivasan, Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of Turbulent Flow in a Tube Fitted With Trapezoidal-Cut Twisted Tape Insert, International Journal of Academic Research Vol. 1. No. 1. September 2009.

22.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy , S. Suresh,  Heat transfer and pressure drop characteristics of laminar flow in a tube fitted with trapezoidal –cut twisted tape insert, Int. journal of Emerging Technologies and applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences,3 (2009) 780-784.

23.P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh, Heat transfer and friction factor in a tube equipped with U-cut twisted tape insert, Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering 

24.S. Jaisankar, T.K. Radhakrishnan, K.N. Sheeba, S. Suresh, Experimental investigation of heat transfer and frictionfactorcharacteristics of thermosyphon solar water heater system fitted with spacer at the trailing edge of Left–Right twisted tapes, Energy Conversion and Management Volume 50, Issue 10, October 2009, Pages 2638-2649.

25.Selvaraj P., Sarangan J and Suresh S., Experimental investigation on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics of a water and ethylene glycol mixture flow of internally grooved tubes, International Journal of Chemical Research ISSN: 0975-3699 & E-ISSN: 0975–9131, Vol. 3, Issue 1, 2011, pp-33-40.

26.P. Selvaraj, J. Sarangan and S. Suresh, Experimental Investigations and Numerical Analysis on Heat Transfer and Friction Factor Characteristics of a Laminar Flow for Internally Grooved Tubes, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, Volume 5, Number 15 (2010), pp. 2711-2722.

27.R. Srinivasan, m. Chandrasekar, S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Factorial Design to Investigate Various Factors Affecting the Grain Size of snO2 Nanoparticles (Vol.1 No.1 January-June2010), International Journal of Nanomaterials and Technology (IJONMAT)

28.Sivashanmugam, P and S. Suresh, Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics in laminar flow through a circular tube fitted with helical screw-tape inserts, Journal of Applied Thermal Engineering 26, 2006, pp 1990-1997.

29.Sivashanmugam, P and S  Suresh,  Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics in laminar flow through a circular tube fitted with regularly spaced  helical screw-tape inserts, Experimental Thermal and fluid Science Volume 31, Issue 4, February 2007, Pages 301-308.

30.Sivashanmugam, P and S  Suresh, Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics in turbulent flow  through a circular tube fitted with helical screw-tape inserts, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification Volume 46, Issue 12, December 2007, Pages 1292-1298.

31.Sivashanmugam, P and S  Suresh,  Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics in turbulent  flow through a circular tube fitted with regularly spaced  helical screw-tape inserts, Applied Thermal Engineering Volume 27, Issues 8-9, June 2007, Pages 1311-1319.

32.S. Suresh, M. Chandrasekar, S. Chandra Sekhar, Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics of CuO/water nanofluid under turbulent flow in a helically dimpled tube, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 35 (2011) 542–549.

33. P.C. Mukesh Kumar, J. Kumar, S. Suresh, Experimental Investigation on Overall Heat Transfer Coefficient Of Parallel Flow Double Pipe Heat Exchanger, Volume: 07, Issue: 2, 2009.

34.S. Selvam, PR. Thiyagarajan, S. Suresh, Experimental studies on effect of wire coiled coil matrix turbulators with and without bonding on the wall of the test section of concentric tube heat exchanger, Thermal Science, 10.2298/tsci110318117s.

NATIONAL JOURNALS

1. P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy, S. Suresh, P. S. S. Srinivasan Experimental and CFD studies on heat transfer characteristics of a double pipe heat exchanger, Journal of Technological World 3 (2009) 59-63.

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

1. S. Suresh, K. P. Venkitaraj and P.Selvakumar, Comparative study on convective heat transfer performance of Al2O3/water and CuO/water nanofluids in a straight circular tube, International Conference on Thermal Energy and Environment, March 24-26, 2011 at Kalasalingam University, Krishnankovil.

2. V. Mariappan, M. Udayakumar, S. Suresh and P. Selvakumar, Synthesis and characterization of CuO and CuO/water nanofluid for heat transfer applications, International Conference on Mechatronics and Materials Processing, Guangzhou University, China.

3. S. Suresh, CFD simulation of heat transfer augmentation in a circular tube fitted with helical twist inserts using fluent software in laminar flow under constant heat flux, presented in the Second International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS-06) conducted in IIT, Guwahati, during December 8-10, 2006.

4. S. Jai Sankar, T. K. Radhakrishnan, S. Suresh and K.N .Sheeba “Experimental studies on heat transfer and friction factor characteristics of Thermosyphon Solar water heater with Kenics Twisted tapes” Advances in Energy Research (ICAER-2007), pp 168 – 173, at IIT Bombay, December 2007.

5. Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Investigation on the effects of particle Size, concentration and temperature on viscosity of Al2O3-Water nanofluids, International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Applications in Engineering, Technology and Sciences (ICETAE 2008), Jan 13-14, Saurashtra University, Rajkot.

6. Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, A critical review on the preparation and characterization of nanofluids, National Conference on Frontiers of Chemistry (NCFC 2008), Jan 24-25, SRM University, Chennai.

7. Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Factorial design to investigate various factors affecting the viscosity of Al2O3 /water nanofluids, International Conference on Material Science Research and Nanotechnology (ICMSRN 2008), Feb 27-29, Mother Teresa University, Kodaikanal.

8. Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Factorial design to investigate the various factors affecting the thermal conductivity of Al2O3/water nanofluids, IISc Centenary-International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering (IC-ICAME 2008), July 2-4, IISc,  Bangalore.

9. Chandrasekar, M. and S. Suresh, Analysis of thermal conductivity and viscosity data of water containing dispersed Al2O3 nanoparticles, International Conference on Active/ Smart materials  (ICASM 2009), Jan 7-9, TCE, Madurai.

10. Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Factorial design to investigate the various factors affecting the thermal conductivity and viscosity of Al2O3/water nanofluids, International Conference on Active/ Smart materials (ICASM 2009), Jan 7-9, TCE, Madurai.

11. Chandrasekar, M., S. Suresh and A. Chandra Bose, Correlation for Thermal Conductivity of Al2O3/water Nanofluid, International conference on Emerging Research and Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ERA 2009), March 19-21, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai.

12. Suresh, S. and M. Chandrasekar, Use of nanofluids for energy efficient heat exchangers International conference on Emerging Research and Advances in Mechanical Engineering (ERA 2009), March 19-21, Velammal Engineering College, Chennai.

13. S. Suresh and P.Selvakumar “Microwave assisted synthesis of Al2O3  Nanoparticles by chemical precipitation method, International conference on Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology” pp 53 at KSR College of Technology, Tiruchengode, December 13-16, 2010.

14. S. Suresh, M. Chandrasekar and S. Chandrasekhar “Experimental studies on Heat transfer Characteristics of Al2O3/water nanofluid under laminar flow” International conference on Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology” pp 250 at KSR College of Technology, Tiruchengode, December 13-16, 2010.

15. M. Raja, R.M. Arunachalam and S. Suresh “Temperature dependent models to predict the viscosity of Al2O3/water and CuO/water nanofluids” International conference on Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology” pp 251 at KSR College of Technology, Tiruchengode, December 13-16, 2010.

16. S. Suresh and P.Selvakumar “Heat Transfer Performance of CuO/Water Nanofluid for Electronic Cooling System” International Conference on Thermal Energy and Environment, March 24-26, 2011 at Kalasalingam University, Krishnankovil.

17. P. Murugesan, K. Mayilsamy and S. Suresh, Heat transfer characteristics in the horizontal double pipes with and without twisted tape insert, in; S. Vijayrangan, I. Rajendran [Ed,], Proceedings of the international conference on materials and mechanical engineering recent trends, Narosa publishing [2009], pp 554-559.

NATIONAL CONFERENCES

1. S.Suresh, M.Chandrasekar, B. Hari Prasad Babu “Finite element crash simulations for vehicle using LS-DYNA” in RAIME ’08, 20- 21 March 2008 at National Engineering College, Kovilpatti.

2. S.Suresh, M.Chandrasekar, CH. Narasimha Murthy “Numerical simulation of welding fumes and their Safety aspects” in RAIME ’08, 20- 21 March 2008 at National Engineering College, Kovilpatti.

3. M.Chandrasekar, S.Suresh, A.Chandra Bose“A critical review on the preparation and characterization of nanofluids ” in National conference on Frontiers of chemistry held on 24-25 January 2008 at SRM university,Chennai.

4. S.Jaisankar, T.K.Radhakrishnan, S.Suresh “CFD simulation of heat transfer augmentation in riser tubes fitted with twisted tapes in thermosyphon solar water heater”AECOSIM 07 Simulation, Modeling & Optimization, Arunai Engineering College, March 30, 31 2007, pp 1.

5. P.Sivashanmugam, S. Prabhakaran, S.Suresh, “CFD Modeling of heat transfer Augmentation in a Circular tube fitted tape inserts in Laminar Flow of Non – Newtonian fluid” Recent trends in Mechanical Engineering (RTME), February 10th, 2007at Saranathan college eof engineering, Trichy.