Shanti Bhushan
Shanti Bhushan
Associate Director

shanti@cavs.msstate.edu

Office: HPC A210
Phone: (662) 325-9612
Alt. Phone: (319) 400-7451





Biography
EDUCATION

Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering, 2000-2003, Mississippi State University, USA.
Thesis: “Development of a nonlinear model for subgrid scale turbulence and its applications.”

M.Tech., Aerospace Engineering, 1998-2000, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India. Thesis: “Experimental and numerical prediction of the performance of Darrieus wind turbine.”

B. E., Civil Engineering, 1994-1998, Bengal Engineering College, Howrah, India.

EXPERIENCE

Assistant Research Professor, Feb. 2011 - current
Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS), HPC2, Mississippi State University

Adjunct Assistant Research Professor, Sept. 2009 - Jan 2011.
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department, University of Iowa.

Associate Research Scientist, January 2009 - Jan 2011.
Assistant Research Scientist, Sep. 2006 – Dec. 2008
IIHR-Hydroscience and Engineering, University of Iowa

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Sep. 2005-Aug. 2006
Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, May. 2003-Aug. 2005
Computational Simulation and Design Center (ERC), Mississippi State University.



Research Interest
• Computational Fluid Dynamics
• Turbulence modeling (URANS, DES, LES, Wall-functions)
• Heat transfer, Multiphase flows
• Immersed Boundary Methods, Overset Grids Methods
• Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI)
• High Performance Parallel Computing
• Application areas: Ship Hydrodynamics, Atmospheric flows, Biofluids




Selected PublicationsTotal Publications by Shanti Bhushan:  93 
Bhushan, S., Elfajri, O., Jock, W. D., Walters, D. K., Lai, J. K., Hassan, Y. A., Jackson, R. B., Obabko, A., & Merzari, E. (2018). Assessment of RANS, LES, and Hybrid RANS/LES Models for the Prediction of Low-Pr Turbulent Flows. Proceedings of the ASME 2018 5th Joint US-European Fluids Engineering Summer Conference FEDSM2018. Montreal, Canada.

Wang, X., Bhushan, S., Mansoor, B., Luke, E., Sescu, A., Hattori, Y., Thompson, D., & Walters, K. (2018). Dynamic Hybrid RANS/LES Assessment of Sound Generation and Propagation from Flow of a Circular Cylinder. AIAA Aviation 2018. Atlanta, GA: AIAA.

Bowman, J., Bhushan, S., Thompson, D., O'Doherty, D., O'Doherty, T., & Mason-Jones, A. (2018). A Physics-Based Actuator Disk Model for Hydrokinetic Turbines. 2018 Fluid Dynamics Conference. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics: AIAA AVIATION Forum.

Bhushan, S., Walters, K., Muthu, S., & Pasiliao, C. L. (2018). Identification of Turbulence Growth Markers for Boundary Layer Bypass Transition Using Direct Numerical Simulation. J. Fluids Eng. 140(11)(2018), 11110.

Bhushan, S., Yoon, H., Stem, F., Guilmineau, E., Visonneau, M., Toxopeus, S., Simonsen, C., Aram, S., Kim, S. E., & Grigoropoulos, G. (2018). Assessment of CFD for Surface Combatant 5415 at Straight Ahead and Static Drift. Selected papers from NATO Advanced Vehicle Technology Working Groups AVT-183 and AVT-216. Mississippi State University: JFE Special Issue.