Alakesh Chandra Mandal

PhD (IISc Bangalore)

Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering

Research Interest



  • PhD (Aerospace Engineering), IISc, Bangalore-560012, 2011
  • M.Sc. Engg.(Aerospace Engineering), IISc, Bangalore-560012, 2005.
  • B. E.(Mechanical Engineering)Jalpaiguri Govt. Engg. College, Jalpaiguri-735102,



AE-601, AE-201A, AE-614, AE-411, ESO204A (Tutor) 

  • P. Kumar, A. C. Mandal, and J. Dey.Reversal of roughness-induced transition by amesh in the outer boundary layer. 14th Asian Congress of Fluid mechanics, Hanoi,Vietnam, Oct, 15-19, 2013.

  • Mandal, A. C., and Dey, J. An experimental study of boundary layer transition

  • Mandal, A. C., Venkatakrishnan, L. &Dey, J. A study on boundary-layer transition

  • Mandal, A. C., and Dey, J. A relationship between Laminar and turbulent skin-frictioninduced by cylinder wake. J. Fluid Mech. Vol-684, pp 60-84, 2011.induced by freestream turbulence.J. Fluid Mech.Vol-660, pp 114-146, a constant pressure boundary layer," Journal of Aerospace Sciences andTechnologies,Vol-61, pp 519-521, 2009.

  • Shyam, G., Mandal, A. C., &Dey, J. Transient Growth in a Boundary Layer in aFreestream with Uniform Shear. International Conference and Exhibition onAerospace Engineering, IISc Bangalore, India, 2009.



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