Kaushal Kumar Jha

Chief Executive Officer

Centre for Excellence in Energy and Telecommunications ,

PI and Founder @ NoonRay Energy

2021-present: Chief Executive Officer-Center for Excellence in Energy and Telecommunications (CEET) @ IIT Madras

2021-present: Adjunct Professor 

2018-present: Sr.Project Advisor,

Research Areas

  • Energy Storage, EV, Thermal Management

  • Complete Thermal management Solution for Automotive, Aerospace, Commercial HVAC and Electronics. Product Development Support in the area of Consulting, Research, Simulations (1D/2D/3D) and Testing for Automotive Systems like HVAC, ICS, EV, Battery Packs and EV SubSystems, Renewable Energy and Environment

Selected Journal Publications

  • Experimental investigations on the performance enhancement using minichannel evaporator with integrated receiver-dryer condenser in an automotive air conditioning system, Rajendran Prabakaran,Dhasan Mohan Lal,Arumugam Prabhakaran & Jha Kaushal Kumar ,Heat Transfer Engineering, Pages 667-678 | Accepted author version posted online: 12 Feb 2018, Published online: 27 Feb 2018

  • Jha, K., Ranjan, R., Khan, P., and Brahmasani, L., "1D Transient Thermal Model of an Automotive Electric Engine Cooling Fan Motor," SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0214, 2016, .

  • Jha, K. and Shaik, I., "Scaling Model of Heat Exchangers in Automotive Air Conditioning Systems," SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0227, 2016, https://doi.org/10.4271/2016-01-0227.

  • Ranjan, R., Jha, K., Brahmasani, L., and Khan, P., "Prediction of Engine Thermal Behavior during Emission Cycle Using 1D Four Point Mass Model," SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0197, 2016, 

  • Jha, K., Mulamalla, S., and Anugu, A., "Assessment of Cabin Leakage on Thermal Comfort and Fuel Efficiency of an SUV," SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0259, 2016, .

  • Jha, K. and Badathala, R., "Low Temperature Thermal Energy Storage (TES) System for Improving Automotive HVAC Effectiveness," SAE Technical Paper 2015-01-0353, 2015, 

  • Verma, N., Arumugam, P., and Jha, K., "A Simple Mechanism for AC Compressor Operation," SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-2879, 2013, .

  • Jha, K., Bhanot, V., and Ryali, V., "A Simple Model for Calculating Vehicle Thermal Loads," SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-0855, 2013, .

  • Bio-Heat Transfer Simulation of Retinal Laser Irradiation Arunn Narasimhan,Kaushal aKumar Jh International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering · First published: 27 January 2012

  • Non-Fourier Bio Heat Transfer Modeling of Retinal Laser Surgery ,Proc. 21st ISHMT / 10th ASME Conference, IIT Madras, Chennai · Dec 27, 2011

  • Natural Convection In Vitreous Humor of Human Eye During Transpupillary Thermotherapy(TTT) Kumar Jha Kaushal, Sundarraj C., Arunn Narasimhan Proc. 21st ISHMT / 10th ASME Conference, IIT Madras, Chennai · Dec 27, 2011

  • Three-Dimensional Bio-Heat Transfer Simulation of Sequential and Simultaneous Retinal Laser Irradiation Kaushal KumarJha ArunnNarasimhan International Journal of Thermal Sciences  Received 2 August 2010, Revised 8 December 2010, Accepted 8 February 2011, Available online 21 March 2011

  • Bio-Heat Transfer Simulation of Square And Circular Array of Retinal Laser Irradiation Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer · Jan 1, 2011

  • Bio-Heat Transfer Model of Human Eye Subjected to Retinal Laser Irradiation Arunn Narasimhan, Kaushal Kumar Jha, Proceedings of the International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC14, Washington D.C., USA · Aug 8, 2010

  • Transient Simulation of Multi-Spot Retinal Laser Irradiation Using a Bio-Heat Transfer Model Arunn Narasimhan  &Kaushal Kumar Jha, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications  Pages 520-536 | Received 12 Nov 2009, Accepted 21 Jan 2010, Published online: 06 Apr 2010

  • Transient Simulations of Heat Transfer in Human Eye undergoing Laser Surgery International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer · ArunnNarasimhanaKaushal KumarJhaaLingamGopalbJan 15, 2010

  • Numerical Simulations of Heat Transport in Human Eye undergoing Laser Surgery Kaushal Kumar Jha and Arunn Narasimhan, Proceedings of the 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Mumbai, India · Jan 4, 2010

Research Projects


  • Multi Row and Multi Flow Condenser, IN 201641036951 · Filed Jan 1, 2016

Awards & Recognitions