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Dr. Arindam Sarkar
Title : Assistant Professor
School : Infrastructure
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Phone No. (Office) : +91-674 2306 316
Email : asarkar@iitbbs.ac.in
Courses Taught : Fluid Mechanics, Hydrology
Research Scholars : None
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Research Interests
Hydraulic Engineering;Fluvial hydraulics: sediment transport, local scour around hydraulic structures; Open channel hydraulics: submerged wall jets, flow through emergent vegetation, lateral and longitudinal dispersion through emergent vegetation, experimental fluid mechanics, mathematical flow modeling
Degree Discipline Year School
Ph.D. Water Resources Engineering 2006 Indian Institute of Technology
Recent Publications (International Journals)
Sarkar, A., and Dey, S. (2004). "Review on local scour due to jets." International Journal of Sediment Research, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 210-238.
Sarkar, A., and Dey, S. (2005). "Scour holes downstream of aprons caused by sluices." Water Management Journal, Proc. of Institute of Civil Engineers, London. Vol. 158, WM2, pp. 55-64.
Dey, S., and Sarkar, A. (2006). "Scour downstream of an apron due to submerged horizontal jets." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 132, No. 3, pp. 246-257.
Dey, S., and Sarkar, A. (2006). "Response of velocity and turbulence in submerged wall jets to abrupt changes from smooth to rough beds and its application to scour downstream of an apron." Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 556, pp. 387-419.
Dey, S., and Sarkar, A. (2007). "Effect of upward seepage on scour and flow downstream of an apron due to submerged jets." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 133, No. 1, pp. 59-69.
Sarkar, A., and Dey, S. (2007). "Effect of seepage on scour due to submerged jets and resulting flow field." Journal of Hydraulic Research, IAHR, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 357-364.
Dey, S., and Sarkar, A. (2007). "Computation of Reynolds and boundary shear stress in submerged jets on rough boundaries." Journal of Hydro-Environment Research, Elsevier, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 110-117.
Dey, S., and Sarkar, A. (2008). "Characteristics of turbulent flow in submerged jumps on rough beds." Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, Vol. 134, No. 1, pp. 49-59.
Dey, S., and Sarkar, A. (2008). "Characteristics of submerged jets in an evolving scour hole downstream of an apron." Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE, Vol. 134, No. 11, pp. 927-936.
Sarkar, A. (2012). "Vortex excited transverse surface waves in an array of randomly placed circular cylinders." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 138, No. 7, pp. 610-618.
Sarkar, A. and Ratha, D. (2011). "Characteristics of turbulent flow around submerged structures subjected to shallow submergence over plane bed." Journal of Fluids and Structures, Elsevier (In Press).
Sarkar, A. (2013). "Scour and flow around submerged structures." Water Management Journal, Institution of Civil Engineers, London, Vol. 166, No. WM1, pp. 1-14.
Academic Honors & Awards
  • Awarded the Lady Davis Fellowship for post-doctoral studies at Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering for 1 year
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