Academic Publications  Topicwise
Arunn Narasimhan
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Biofluid Dynamics
 Narasimhan, A. and Sundarraj, C., (2013), "Effect of choroidal blood perfusion and natural convection in vitreous humor during transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT)," Int. J. Numer. Meth. Biomed. Engng., 29 (4), 530–541. [DOI: 10.1002/cnm.2538  Abstract  Summary]
 Narasimhan, A. and Ramanathan, V. G., (2012), "Effect of choroidal blood flow on transscleral retinal drug delivery using a porous medium model," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 55 (21), 5665–5672.[DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2012.05.060].
 Narasimhan, A., (2011), “The Role of Porous Medium Modeling in Biothermofluids,” J. Indian Institute of Science, 91 (3), 243266. [Invited review  Summary]
 Gundiah, N., Narasimhan, A. and Dutta, P., (2011) “Macromolecular Transport Through Porous Arterial Walls,” J. Indian Institute of Science, 91 (3), 267282. [article pdf]
Bioheat Transfer
 Anup, P., Narasimhan, A., Kahlen, F. J., and Das, S. K., (2014), "Temperature evolution in tissues embedded with large blood vessels during photothermal heating," J. of Thermal Biology, 41, 7787. [DOI: 10.1016/j.jtherbio.2014.02.010  Abstract]
 Nilamani, S., Ghosh, S., Narasimhan, A. and Das, S. K., (2013), "Investigation of nonFourier effects in biotissues during laser assisted photothermal therapy," Int. J. Thermal Sci., 76, 208220. [DOI: 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2013.08.014  Abstract]
 Narasimhan, A. and Sridhar, S., (2013), "NonFourier bio heat transfer modelling of thermal damage during retinal laser irradiation," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 60, 591597. [DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2013.01.010  Abstract]
 Narasimhan, A. and Sundarraj, C., (2013), "Effect of choroidal blood perfusion and natural convection in vitreous humor during transpupillary thermotherapy (TTT)," Int. J. Numer. Meth. Biomed. Engng., [DOI: 10.1002/cnm.2538  Abstract  Summary]
 Narasimhan, A. and Gopal, L., (2012), "Modeling Retinal Laser Surgery in Human Eye," Chapter 11, in Human Eye Imaging and Modeling (Eds. E. Y. K. Ng et al.), CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, NY. [ product link ].
 Narasimhan, A. and Jha, K. K., (2012), "BioHeat Transfer Simulation of Retinal Laser Irradiation," Int. J. Numer. Meth. Biomed. Engng. [DOI: 10.1002/cnm.1489  Summary writeup]
 Narasimhan, A. and Jha, K. K., (2011), “BioHeat Transfer Simulation of Square and Circular Array of Retinal Laser Irradiation,” Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, 2, 033005 [DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5098/hmt.v2.3.3005  Abstract  PDF Download  Summary writeup]
 Jha, K. K. and Narasimhan, A., (2011), "ThreeDimensional BioHeat Transfer Simulation of Sequential and Simultaneous Retinal Laser Irradiation," Int. J. Thermal Sci., 50(7), 11911198. [DOI:10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2011.02.005  Summary writeup]
 Narasimhan, A. and Jha, K. K., (2010), "Transient Simulation of Multispot Retinal Laser Irradiation using BioHeat Transfer Model", Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications, 57(7), 520536. [DOI:10.1080/10407781003684514 ]
 Narasimhan, A., Jha, K. K. and Gopal, L., (2010), "Transient Simulations of Heat Transfer in Human Eye undergoing Laser Surgery", Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 53 (1), 482490. [DOI 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2009.09.007  Summary writeup].
Bidisperse Porous Media
 Narasimhan, A., Reddy, B. V. K. and Dutta, P. (2011), "Thermal Management using the Bidisperse Porous Medium Approach," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, 55(4), 538–546. [DOI 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2011.11.006]
 Narasimhan, A. and Reddy, B. V. K., (2011), “Resonance of Natural Convection inside a Bidisperse Porous Medium Enclosure”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 133 (4), 042601 (9 pages). [DOI: 10.1115/1.4001316]
 Narasimhan, A. and Reddy, B. V. K., (2011), Laminar Forced Convection in a Heat Generating BiDisperse Porous Medium Channel, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 54 (13), 636644. [DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2010.08.022]
 Narasimhan, A. and Reddy, B. V. K., (2010), “Natural Convection inside a Bidisperse Porous Medium Enclosure”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 132, 012502, (9 pages). [DOI:10.1115/1.3192134]
Drug Delivery
 Narasimhan, A. and Ramanathan, V. G., (2012), "Effect of choroidal blood flow on transscleral retinal drug delivery using a porous medium model," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 55 (21), 5665–5672.[DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2012.05.060].
Hydrodynamics in Porous Media
 Narasimhan, A., Raju, S. K., and Chakravarthy, S. R., (2014), "Experimental and Numerical Determination of Interface Slip Coefficient of Fluid Stream Exiting a Partially Filled Porous Medium Channel" ASME J. Fluids. Eng. 136(4), 041201 (Feb 28, 2014) (9 pages) [DOI: 10.1115/1.4026194  Abstract ]
 Babu, V. and Narasimhan, A., (2010), Investigation of vortex shedding behind a porous square cylinder using lattice Boltzmann method, Phys. Fluids 22, 053605 (8 pages). [DOI:10.1063/1.3407667  Abstract]
 Wilson, L., Narasimhan, A. and Venkateshan, S. P., (2006), “Permeability and Form Coefficient Measurement of Porous Inserts with NonDarcy Model using NonPlug Flow Experiments”, ASME J. Fluids Engineering, 128, 638 – 642. [DOI 10.1115/1.2175172  Summary writeup ]
 Lage, J. L., Krueger, P. S. and Narasimhan, A., (2005), “Protocol for Measuring Permeability and Form Coefficient of Porous Media”, Phy. Fluids, 17, Paper No. 088101, (4 pages). [DOI link/?PHFLE6/17/088101/1]
Heat Transfer Enhancement using Porous Media
 Ramana, P. V., Narasimhan, A. and Chatterjee, D., (2012), "ThermoHydraulics of Tube Banks with Porous Interconnectors using Water as Cooling Fluid," Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer, 3 (2), 023007. [DOI: 10.5098/hmt.v3.2.3007  Abstract  PDF Download ]
 Ramana, P. V., Narasimhan, A. and Chatterjee, D., (2010), “Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Tubetotube Porous Medium Interconnectors on the Thermohydraulics of Confined Tube Banks”, Heat Transfer Engg., 31, 19. [DOI 10.1080/01457630903412161]
 Narasimhan, A. and Raju, S. K., (2007), “Effect of Variable Permeability Porous Medium Interconnectors on the Thermohydraulics of Heat Exchanger Modelled as Porous Media”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 50, 40524062. [DOI 10.1016/S00963003(02)006355]
 Raju, S. K. and Narasimhan, A., (2007), “Porous Medium Interconnector Effects on the ThermoHydraulics of NearCompact Heat Exchangers treated as Porous Media”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 129, 273281. [DOI 10.1115/1.2427074]
 Lage, J. L., Narasimhan, A., Porneala, D. C. and Price, D. C., (2004), "Experimental Study of Forced Convection through Microporous Enhanced Heat Sinks" Emerging Technologies and Techniques in Porous Media, (Ed. D. B. Ingham et al.), Kluwer Acad. Pub., Netherlands, 28, 433452.
 Lage, J. L. and Narasimhan, A., (2000), "Porous Media Enhanced Forced Convection: Fundamentals and Applications" in Handbook of Porous Media, (Ed. K. Vafai), 8, 357394, Marcel Dekker pub., NY.
Natural Convection (also in Porous Media)
 Ramanathan, V., Narasimhan, A. and Babu, V., (2011), High Rayleigh Number Natural Convection Inside 2D Porous Enclosures Using the Lattice Boltzmann Method, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 133 (6), 062501 (9 pages), [DOI:10.1115/1.4003534]
 Reddy, B. V. K. and Arunn Narasimhan, A., (2010), “Heat Generation Effects in Natural Convection inside a Porous Annulus”, Int. Comm. Heat and Mass Transfer, 37(6), 607610. [DOI:10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2009.12.018]
 SherifullDin JamaludDin, Rees, D. A. S., Reddy, B. V. K. and Narasimhan, A., (2010), “Prediction of Natural Convection Flow Using Network Model and Numerical Simulations inside Enclosure with Distributed Solid Blocks”, Heat and Mass Transfer, 46(3), 333343. [DOI 10.1007/s0023100905679]
 Bhave, P., Narasimhan, A. and Rees, D. A. S., (2006), “Natural Convection Heat Transfer Enhancement using Adiabatic Block: Optimal Block Size and Prandtl Number Effect” Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 49, 3807 – 3818. [DOI 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2006.04.017]
NonFourier Bioheat Transfer
 Nilamani, S., Ghosh, S., Narasimhan, A. and Das, S. K., (2013), "Investigation of nonFourier effects in biotissues during laser assisted photothermal therapy," Int. J. Thermal Sci., 76, 208220. [DOI: 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2013.08.014  Abstract]
 Narasimhan, A. and Sridhar, S., (2013), "NonFourier bio heat transfer modelling of thermal damage during retinal laser irradiation," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 60, 591597. [DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2013.01.010  Abstract]
Turbulent Flows and Convection
 Natesan, S., Sundararajan, T., Narasimhan, A. and Velusamy, K., (2010), “Turbulent Flow Simulation in a Wirewrap Rod Bundle of an LMFBR”, Nuclear Engineering and Design, 240(5), 10631072. [DOI 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2009.12.025]
 Wilson, L., Narasimhan, A. and Venkateshan, S. P., (2004), “Turbulent Flow Hydrodynamic Experiments in NearCompact Heat Exchanger Models with Aligned Tubes”, ASME J. Fluids Engineering, 126, 990996. [DOI 10.1115/1.1845553]
Tree Networks
 Reddy, B. V. K., Ramana, P. V. and Narasimhan, A., (2008), “Steady and Transient Thermohydraulic Performance of Disc with Treeshaped Microchannel Networks with and without Radial Inclination”, Int. J. Thermal Sci. 47 (11), 14821489. [DOI 10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2007.11.003]
Phase Change Material Applications
 Nagose, A., Somani A., Shrot, A. and Narasimhan, A., (2008), “Genetic Algorithm Based Optimization of PCM Based Heat Sinks and Effect of Heat Sink Parameters on Operational Time”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 130, 011401, (8 pages). [DOI 10.1115/1.2780182]
 Akhilesh, R., Narasimhan, A. and Balaji, C., (2005), “Method to Improve Geometry for Heat Transfer Enhancement in PCM Composite Heat Sinks” Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 48, 27592770. [DOI 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2005.01.032  Summary writeup]
Microlithography Manufacturing Process and Inverse Heat Transfer
 Narasimhan, A and Karra, S., (2006), “An Inverse Heat Transfer Method to Provide NearIsothermal Surface for Disc Heaters used in Microlithography”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 49, 4624 – 4632. [DOI 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2006.04.019]
 Narasimhan, A., (2005), “Thermal Analysis of a Silicon Wafer Processing Combination BakeChill Station used in Microlithography”, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 20, 114. [DOI 10.1081/AMP200042048]
 Narasimhan, A. and Ramanan, N., (2004), “Simulation Studies and Experimental Verification of the Performance of a Combination BakeChill Station”, J. Microlithography, Microfabrication and Microsystems, 3(2), 15371646. [DOI 10.1117/1.1668269]
Temperature Dependent Viscosity Flows and Convection
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2005), "Variable Viscosity Forced Convection in Porous Medium Channels" in Handbook of Porous Media 2nd edition (Ed. K. Vafai), 5, 195233, Taylor and Francis pub., NY.
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2004), “Pump Power Gain for Heated Porous Medium Channel Flows”, ASME J. Fluids Engineering, 126, 494497. [DOI 10.1115/1.1760546]
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2004), “Predicting Inlet Temperature Effects on the Pressuredrop of Heated Porous Medium Channel Flows Using the MHDD Model”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 126, 301303. [DOI 10.1115/1.1667526]
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2003), “TemperatureDependent Viscosity Effects on the Thermohydraulics of Heated Porous Medium Channel Flows”, J. Porous Media, 6, 149158. [DOI 10.1615/JPorMedia.v6.i3.10 ]
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2002), "New Models for Predicting TemperatureDependent Viscous Effects on Flow through Porous Media" in Fluid Flow and Transport in Porous Media: Mathematical and Numerical Treatment, (Eds. Z. Chen and R. Ewing), American Mathematical Society Contemporary Mathematics (CONM) Book Series, 397408.
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2002), “Inlet Temperature Influence on the Departure from Darcy Flow by Fluids with Variable Viscosity”, Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 45, 24192422. [DOI 10.1016/S00179310(01)003246]
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2001), “Forced Convection of a Fluid with TemperatureDependent Viscosity through a Porous Medium Channel”, Numerical Heat Transfer – Part A, 40(8), 801820. [DOI 10.1080/104077801753344277]
 Narasimhan, A., Lage, J. L., Nield, D. A. and Porneala, D. C., (2001), “Experimental Verification of Two New Theories for Predicting the TemperatureDependent Viscosity Effects on the Forced Convection through a Porous Media Channel”, ASME J. Fluids Engineering, 123, 948951. [DOI 10.1115/1.1413245]
 Narasimhan, A., Lage, J. L., and Nield, D. A., (2001), “New Theory for Forced Convection through Porous Media by Fluids with TemperatureDependent Viscosity”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 123, 10451051. [DOI 10.1115/1.1409268]
 Narasimhan, A. and Lage, J. L., (2001), “Modified HazenDupuitDarcy Model for Forced Convection of a Fluid with TemperatureDependent Viscosity”, ASME J. Heat Transfer, 123, 3138. [DOI 10.1115/1.1332778]
Basic Heat Transfer and Thermodynamics

Narasimhan, A., (2013), "The Scientific Legacy of Josef Stefan," Chapter 11, pp. 200220, in Jožef Stefan: His Scientific Legacy on the 175th Anniversary of His Birth, ed. John Crepeau, Bentham Press. [DOI: 10.2174/97816080547701130101  Product Link]
[Sample Note 1  Note 2  Note 3]  Narasimhan, A., (2008), “Why do Elephants have Big Ear Flaps?”, Resonance, Journal of Science Education, 13(7), 638 – 647. [DOI 10.1007/s1204500800705]
 Narasimhan, A., (2000), “Convective Carnot Engine: An Easy Approach to Understanding Convection”, Physics Education, 35(3), 178181. [DOI 10.1088/00319120/35/3/307 ]
 Narasimhan, A., (1999), “RayleighBenard Convection: Physics of a Widespread Phenomenon” Resonance, Journal of Science Education, 4(6), 8290. [DOI 10.1007/BF02834639]