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     Rijo Jacob Thomas

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Cryogenic Engineering Centre
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Parthasarathi Ghosh and Prof. Kanchan Chowdhury
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressM.S. Hall, W4/212, IIT Kharagpur, 721302
Phone09734404989
Emailrijojthomas@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Kerala University, ThiruvanathapuramIndustrial Refrigeration and Cryogenic Engineering2006
BEPeriyar University, SalemMechanical Engineering2002
12Mahatma Gandhi University, KottayamPhysics, Chemistry and Mathematics1998
10Kerala State BoardGeneral1996

Research Areas
  • Design of Thermodynamic Cycles for Large Scale Helium Liquefiers and refrigerators
  • Cryogenic Process Simulation

Skills
  • Handles Process Simulation Softwares like HYSYS, Aspen Plus, ChemCAD, Fluent, Ansys and MatLab,

Teaching Experience
  • Industrial Engineering(L) at IHRD College of Engineering, Adur, Kerala One Semester (1 terms)
  • Engineering Mechanics(L) at IHRD College of Engineering, Adur, Kerala One Semester (1 terms)
  • Basic Meachanical Engineering(L) at PAA College of Engineering, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala One Semester (1 terms)
  • Advanced Manufacturing Processes(L) at PAA College of Engineering, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala One Semester (1 terms)
  • Fluid Menchanics(P) at PAA College of Engineering, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala One Semester (1 terms)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Thermodynamic Properties of Helium- A Comparative Study on Different Equations of State by Rijo Jacob Thomas, Sanjay Basak, Parthasarathi Ghosh, and Kanchan Chowdhury Indian Journal of Cryogenics Vol. 35, No. 1-4 (2010)
  • Helium Liquefaction/Refrigeration System Based on Claude Cycle- A Parametric Study by Rijo Jacob Thomas, Sanjay Basak, Parthasarathi Ghosh, and Kanchan Chowdhury Indian Journal of Cryogenics Vol. 34, No. 1-4 (2009)
  • Large-Scale Helium Liquefier/Refrigerator for Fusion Devices- A Global Review and Indian Perspective Planning by Kanchan Chowdhury, Rijo Jacob Thomas, Parthasarathi Ghosh, and B. Sarkar Indian Journal of Cryogenics Vol. 35, No. 1-4 (2010)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Exergy Analysis of Helium Liquefaction Systems Based on Modified Claude Cycle with Two-Expanders by Rijo Jacob Thomas, Parthasarathi Ghosh, and Kanchan Chowdhury Asian Conference on Applied Superconductivity and Cryogenics (ACASC-2009), held at Matsue, Japan Dec 6th- 8th (2009)

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