B. Ashraf Ali


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Monday, July 15, 2013

Professional Experience: 

Three years of Professional experience out of which one year at NITK

Contact Details


ashrafmchem [at] gmail.com


+91-824-2474000 Extn. 3648
Academic Background

• Ph.D (IIT-Madras) (2010)
• PG : M.Tech (NIT Durgapur) (2005)
• UG: B.Tech (Periyar University) (2002)

Areas of Interest

Transfer Operations, Multiphase flow , Flow Visualization, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Discrete Element Modeling (DEM)

Significant Publications

1. B. Ashraf Ali, G. Janiga, E. Temmel, A. Seidel-Morgenstern, D. Thévenin. “Numerical analysis of flow characteristics and crystal motion in a batch crystallizer". J. Cryst. Growth 372, (2013) 219-229.
2. B.Ashraf Ali, S. Pushpavanam. “Hydrodynamics, mixing and selectivity in a partitioned bubble column”. Chemical Engineering Journal, 187, 187, (2012) 261-274.
3. B.Ashraf Ali, S. Pushpavanam. “Experimental and computational investigation of two phase gas-liquid flows: point source injection at the centre”, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 50 (2011) 13220–13229.
4. B. Ashraf Ali, S. Pushpavanam. “Analysis of unsteady gas-liquid flows in a rectangular tank: Comparison of Euler-Eulerian and Euler-Lagrangian simulations”. International Journal of Multiphase flow, 37 (2011) 268–277.


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Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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