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Dr. Nishant Singh

  • Job title: Associate Lecturer (Engineering)
  • Department: Engineering


  • Engineering Design
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Machines and Mechanisms


Research interests

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction (FSI)
  • Swirling flow
  • Turbomachinery flow
  • Development of CFD simulation tools
  • Large Eddy Simulation (LES)
  • Engine Combustion
  • Multi-objective Optimizations

Research experience

  • Research Associate (January 2015 – December 2016), Rolls-Royce UTC, Dept. of Aero and Auto, Loughborough University, UK. Investigating LES and RANS compressible simulation of Swirled multi-pass Injector
  • Research Associate (August 2013 – January 2015), Vibration University Technology Centre, Imperial College London, UK. Investigating CFD analysis and software development for flutter computation of Rolls Royce Trent XWB IP compressor.
  • Research Associate (July 2012 – August 2013), Applied Aerodynamics, Mech. and Aero. Dept., University of Strathclyde, UK. Investigating Eulerian-Lagrangian CFD modelling of downburst process and FSI interaction using OpenFOAM.
  • PhD Research Scholar (September 2007 – April 2012), Thermo-fluids and Acoustics Centre, University of Hull, UK. Investigating Large Eddy Simulation of acoustic pulse propagation and turbulent flow interaction in expansion mufflers using OpenFOAM.
  • Project Engineer (July 2006- August 2007), CFD Division, Scientific Engineering Computing Group, CDAC Pune (India).
  • Engineer (July 2006- August 2006), Compressor and Condenser Dept., Subros (Suzuki) Ltd (India).


Jump to: 2017


  1. Singh, N., Kaczmarczyk, S. and Ehrl, T. (2017) An analysis of airflow effects in lift systems. Lift and Escalator Symposium. 7, 24/1-24/6. 2052-7225.
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Other Publications

  • Singh, NK., Rubini, P.A. “Large Eddy Simulation of acoustic pulse propagation and turbulent flow interaction in expansion mufflers” Journal of Applied Acoustics, 98, pp 6-19 (2015)
  • Singh NK, Page GJ. “Fuel injector acoustic and thermo-acoustic response using PRECISE”, Rolls Royce Report LU-2016.
  • Singh, NK, Vahdati, M. “Flutter Analysis of Embedded Full Assembly Rotor” Rolls Royce Report IC-2015.
  • Singh, NK., Haines, M. “The simulation of non-synoptic effects with applications to wind loading using CFD” Proceeding of European-African Conference on Wind Engineering, 2013, Cambridge, UK.
  • Jesson M, Singh NK … “Numerical and Physical Simulation of a Thunderstorm Downburst” Proceeding of Eighth Asia-pacific conference on Wind Engineering, Chennai, Dec 2013.
  • Singh NK, “Computational Fluid Dynamics: A novel way to process fluid flow problem” International conference ICATEM, IIT Kharagpur, India 2004.

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