Jagannathan T K


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Friday, October 25, 2013

Professional Experience: 

4 years of Professional experience out of which 10 months at NITK

Contact Details


jagantk [at] gmail.com
jag [at] nitk.ac.in


+91-824-2474000 Extn. 3642
Academic Background

Ph.D. (IIT Madras, Chennai) & 2011
M.Tech. (NITK, Surathkal) & 2005
B.E. (Annamalai University) & 2000

Areas of Interest

Dynamics of complex fluids
Molecular simulations
Polymers and nanocomposites
Process intensification using power ultrasound

Supervision of Ph.D

Ongoing: 01

Significant Publications

1. Jagannathan T. Kalathi, Umi Yamamoto, Kenneth S. Schweizer, Gary S. Grest, and Sanat K. Kumar, Nanoparticle diffusion in polymer nanocomposites, Physical Review Letters 112, 108301 (2014).
2. Jagannathan T. Kalathi, Gary S. Grest, and Sanat K. Kumar, Universal viscosity behavior of polymer nanocomposites, Physical Review Letters 109, 198301 (2012).
3. T.K. Jagannathan, Srijith Mohanan, R. Nagarajan, Mechanistic modeling of destratification in cryogenic storage tanks using ultrasonics, Ultrasonics 54, 76–83, (2014).
4. T.K. Jagannathan, R. Nagarajan, K. Ramamurthi, Effect of ultrasound on bubble breakup within the mixing chamber of an effervescent atomizer, Chemical Engineering and Processing 50, 305–315, (2011).


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Hari Mahalingam, Associate Professor and Head
Department of Chemical Engineering, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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