Arumuga Perumal D


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Professional Experience: 

Total : 8 Years 01 Months

Contact Details



+91 91598 60535
Academic Background

Ph.D – Computational Fluid Dynamics (IIT Guwahati, 2010)

M.E – Thermal Engineering (GCT Coimbatore, 2005)

B.E – Mechanical Engineering (Manonmanium Sundaranar University, 2002)

Areas of Interest

Lattice Boltzmann method (LBM),
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD),
Microfluidics (MEMS) / Nanofluidics,
Numerical Heat Transfer (NHT),
Bluff Body Flows,
Thermal Energy Storage (TES)

Significant Projects

1. Funding Agency: DST SERB project under ECR scheme.
PI: Dr. Perumal DA
Funding amount: 32.67 Lakhs
Duration: 3 yres (2017-20)
Status: ongoing

Supervision of Ph.D

Ongoing: 03

Significant Publications

17. D. A. Perumal, Lattice Boltzmann Computation of Multiple Solutions in a Double-Sided Square and Rectangular Cavity Flows, Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, Vol. 6, pp. 48-56, 2018 (Scopus Indexed)
16. Sthavishtha Bhopalam R., D. Arumuga Perumal, , Ajay Kumar Yadav, Computation of fluid flow in double sided cross-shaped lid-driven cavities using Lattice Boltzmann method, European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, Vol. 70, pp. 46-72, 2018, (SCI Indexed).
15. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, A Review on the Development of Lattice Boltzmann Computation of Macro Fluid Flows and Heat Transfer, Alexandria Engineering Journal, Vol. 54, pp. 955-971, Elsevier, 2015. (Scopus Indexed)
14. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of two- and three-dimensional Incompressible thermal flows, Heat Transfer Engineering, Vol. 35, pp. 1320-1333, 2014, Taylor & Francis. (SCI Indexed)
13. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Computation of Lattice Kinetic Scheme for Double-sided Parallel and Antiparallel Wall Motion, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 592-594, pp. 1967-1971, 2014. (Scopus Indexed)
12. D. A. Perumal, I.M. Gowhar, S.A. Ananthapuri, V. Jayakrishnan, Computation of temperature distributions on Uniform and Non-uniform Lattice Sizes using Mesoscopic Lattice Boltzmann Method, Journal of Mechanical Engineering, vol. 11, no. 2, pp. 53–65, 2014. (Scopus Indexed)
11. D. A. Perumal, G.V.S. Kumar and A.K. Dass,Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of Viscous Flow over a circular cylinder at Moderate Reynolds numbers, Thermal Science, Vol. 18 (4), pp. 1235-1246, 2014. (SCIE Indexed)
10. D.A. Perumal, L.Agarwal, R.T.K. Raj, A.Harshan and K.N.Gopal, Examination of the Lattice Boltzmann Method in simulation of Manufacturing, ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences , Vol. 9 (4), pp. 471 - 478, 2014. (Scopus Indexed)
9. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Lattice Boltzmann Computation of Flows in Three-Dimensional Lid-Driven Cavities with Two Types of Wall Motion, International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, 8 (2), pp. 105-115, 2013. (Scopus Indexed)
8. D.A. Perumal, Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of Laminar Flow in a Three-Dimensional Two-Sided Lid-Driven Cavity, World Journal of Modelling and Simulation, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 277-288, 2013. (Scopus Indexed)
7. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Application of Lattice Boltzmann Method for Incompressible Viscous Flows, Applied Mathematical Modelling, Vol. 37(6), pp. 4075-4092, 2013 Elsevier. (SCI Indexed)
6. D. A. Perumal, G.V.S. Kumar and A.K. Dass, Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of Viscous Flow past Elliptical Cylinder, CFD Letters, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 127-139, 2012. (Scopus Indexed)
5. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Multiplicity of Steady Solutions in Two-Dimensional Lid-Driven Cavity Flows by the Lattice Boltzmann Method, Computers & Mathematics with Applications, Vol. 61, pp. 3711-3721, 2011, Elsevier. (SCI Indexed)
4. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Simulation of Incompressible Flows in Two-Sided Lid-Driven Square Cavities. Part II-LBM, CFD Letters, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 25-38, 2010. (Scopus Indexed)
3. D. A. Perumal, G.V.S. Kumar and A.K. Dass, Application of Lattice Boltzmann method to fluid flows in Microgeometries, CFD Letters, Vol. 2, No 2, pp. 75-84, 2010. (Scopus Indexed)
2. D.A. Perumal and A.K. Dass, Simulation of Incompressible Flows in Two-Sided Lid-Driven Square Cavities. Part I-FDM, CFD Letters,, Vol. 2, No 1, pp. 13-24, 2010. (Scopus Indexed)
1. D.A. Perumal, A.K. Dass, Simulation of flow in lid- driven square cavities by the lattice Boltzmann method, Advances in Fluid Mechanics VII, pp. 45-54, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2008. (Scopus Indexed)


1. MHRD scholarship for pursuing Ph.D (IIT Guwahati).
2. Biography Published in “Who’s who in the world” USA.
3.Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award, Who’s who in the world, 2017
4. Based on the reference value of "Outstanding Innovation, Research, Special Contribution & Leadership Qualities, Achievements in the field of Engineering Technological & Business Management Practice" Received "Innovative Technological Research (Thermal Engineering) & Dedicated Teaching Professional Award" from The Society of Innovative Educationalist & Scientific Research Professional -Chennai & Innovative Scientific Research Professional - Malaysia on 25 March 2018.


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

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