Mr. Sri Nithya Mahottamananda | Crescent Education
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Mr. Sri Nithya Mahottamananda

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : B.Sc,B.E,.M.E
Date of Joining : 16-Jul-13
Phone : 9790251662
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Educational Background

Programme Discipline Name of the University / Institution Year of Passing
Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering BSACIST Pursuing
M.E Space engineering and Rocketry, Specialization – Rocket Propulsion Birla Institute of technology 2013
B. E Aeronautical Engineering Anna University, Chennai 2010
BSc Physics Periyar university, Salem 2007


Designation Institution Duration No. of Years
Assistant Professor B.S.Abdur Rahman Institute July, 2013 to till date Till date

Lecture courses

  • Propulsion
  • Rockets And Missiles
  • Combustion
  • Gas Dynamics And Jet Propulsion
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Transfer


Areas Of Research Interest

  • Hybrid Rocket combustion and modeling
  • Spray and combustion
  • Rocket propulsion

Research Publication

International Journal / National Journal/International Conferences / National Conferences/Seminars / Workshops

  • Sri Nithya Mahottamananda, C.Joshi, (2015), “Combustion Study of HTPB–Sugar Hybrid Fuel with Gaseous Oxygen”, Journal of thermal analysis and Calorimetry, Springer (2015).
  • Sri Nithya Mahottamananda Jayapal, Rafnaz Mohammed and Kadiresh P.N, Spray Characteristics of Plug Type Swirl Injector, Advances in Engineering Technology & Sciences – Aviation and Space Technology International Conference, Dubai, 6-7 Feb 2018.

Conferences/Seminars/Short Term Courses Participated:

  • Attended international workshop on “Detonation wave engines” organized by CDTS, Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science, Chennai, India on 12-13 MAR 2018.
  • 11th International High Energy Materials Conference and Exhibits HEMCE 2017, Pune
  • 9th International High Energy Materials Conference and Exhibits HEMCE 2014, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Faculty Development Program on ‘Fluid Mechanics’ from 27.06.2016 to 02.07.2016./organised by Department of Aerospace Engineering ,BSACIST.
  • FDP on “ENGINEERING THERMODYNAMICS” during 18 -23, JULY 2016./Department of Automobile Engineering of BSAIST.
  • Six Day induction training programme conducted by faculty training Academy BSAIST, 13 -07, June 2014, BSAIST.
  • National Seminar on Recent Advances in flow Measurements and Test Techniques On Friday, March 14, 2014, BSACIST.

Research Activities (Sponsored Research)

S.No Period Title Responsibility Sponsoring Agencies Project Cost in INR Status
1 2015-16 Development of Hybrid Rocket Motor Co-PI Aeronautical Research & Development Board, DRDO,New Delhi 9.80 Lakhs On Going
2 2017-18 Development of Boron Based Solid Fuel and its Evaluation in SFRJ Mode Co-PI Aeronautical Research & Development Board, DRDO,
New Delhi
19.50 Lakhs Submitted in June 2017
3 2017-2018 Development of Magnesium Alloys Based Solid Fuels and their Evaluation in SFRJ Mode Co-PI SERB, Department of science and technology, government of India,
Extra Mural Research Funding (Individual Centric)
20.42 Lakhs Submitted in July 2017