T.M Muruganandam

Professor

Aerospace Engineering ,

2018-present: Professor

2012-2018: Associate Professor

2006-2012: Assistant Professor

+91-44-2257-4022

murgi@ae.iitm.ac.in

http://www.ae.iitm.ac.in/~murgi/index.html

Research Areas

  • Combustion, Dynamics of stabilization switching

  • Optical diagnostics, Optical sensors

  • Supersonic Combustion, Scramjets, Dual mode Ramjets

  • Unsteady Shock dynamics, Unsteady Shock boundary layer interactions, Shock interactions


Selected Journal Publications

  • Normal Shock Dynamics in Internal Supersonic Flows,Conference Paper Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Volume 53, Year 2021, Pages 177-184,

  • Alternate schlieren techniques in high-speed flow visualization,S. Vaisakh ., T. M. Muruganandam .,Conference Paper Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Year 2021, Pages 349-356

  • Analytically modeling a dual-mode scramjet with fuel flow rate as the controlling parameter,Sushmitha Janakiram ., T. M. Muruganandam .,Conference Paper Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Year 2021, Pages 449-464

  • An experimental investigation of the performance of an acoustic pump employing dynamic passive valves,B. Akash ., Sonu Thomas ., T. M. Muruganandam .,Conference Paper Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Year 2021, Pages 337-348,DOI:10.1007/978-981-15-5039-3_19  

  • CH-PLIF in Horizontal Slab PMMA Laminar Flame,Poorva Shrivastava ., Deepika Ram ., Thiruchengode Mahalingam Muruganandam .,Conference Paper Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Year 2021, Pages 707-715,DOI:10.1007/978-981-15-5996-9_56  

  • Prediction of Heat Losses in Scramjet Vitiator,Rocky Simon Pinto ., S. Gagana ., T. Sree Renganathan ., S. M. D. Hamid Ansari ., Thiruchengode Mahalingam Muruganandam .,,Conference Paper Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, Year 2021, Pages 697-705,DOI:10.1007/978-981-15-5996-9_55  

  • Visualization of over-expanded supersonic wall-jet,Article Aerospace Science and Technology, Volume 112, Year 2021,DOI:10.1016/j.ast.2021.106617

  • Modeling of destructive interaction of hot jet and solid plate,Conference Paper Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 1787, Year 2021,DOI:10.1088/1742-6596/1787/1/012062

  • Effect of duct aspect ratio on normal shock wave/boundary layer interaction,S. Vaisakh ., P. R. Namratha ., T. M. Muruganandam .,Article Shock Waves, Volume 30, Year 2020, Pages 215-219,DOI:10.1007/s00193-019-00929-9  

Research Projects

           Patents 

  • Swirl-Mesh Lean Direction Injection Concept Distrbuted Flame Holding For Low Pollutant Emissions And Mitigation Of Combustion Instability. Muruganandam T.M,Chennai 600036,In | Chakravarthy S.R, | Preethi R.S,Chennai 600036,In | Rajabharathi N.,Chennai 600036,In | Deepika V.,Chennai 600036,In | Shanmugaprabhu S.,Perumanallur Tiruppur 641666,In  Patent No. Ep3485197a1, Published,Filed 2017-07-14, Published 2019-05-22

  • A Method Of Holding Flame With No Combustion Instability, Low Pollutant Emissions, Least Pressure Drop And Flame Temperature In A Gas Turbine Combustor And A Gas Turbine Combustor To Perform The Method  Muruganandam T M ,Chennai,In | Chakravarthy S R,Chennai,In | Preethi R. S.,Chennai,In | Rajabharathi N.,Chennai,In | Deepika V.,Chennai,In | Shanmugaprabhu S.,Chennai,In Patent No. Us20190301369a1, Published, Filed 2019-01-15, Published 2019-10-03

  • Non-Uniform Valve-Less Standing Wave Suction Pump Muruganandam T. M. | Thomas Sonu K Indian Institute Of Technology Madras ( Indian Institute Of Technology  Madras) Patent No. In201641031825a  Completed  Filed 2016-09-19  Published 2018-03-23 

  • Power Generation System With Twin Turbines Based On Oscillating Water Column Jayashankar Venkataraman | Muruganandam Thiruchengode Mahalingam Indian Institute Of Technology Madras Patent No. In201104075i4 Completed Filed 2011-11-25 Published 2013-06-21

Awards & Recognitions

  • 2015-Young Faculty Recognition Award