I am Nirbhay Kumar, Post-Doctoral Fellow at IIT Gandhinagar, India working in the area of Condensation Heat Transfer, Thermal Management, Water Harvesting, and Wettability Pattern Coatings. I completed my Ph.D. from IIT Patna, India wherein I worked in the area of Boiling, Surface-active Additives such as Ionic Liquids and Surfactants, Electronic Cooling, and Application of Deep Learning in Thermal Management.

I have published 13 Journal articles with an average h-5 index of 90.9 in reputed international journals such as International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Soft Matter, Cell Reports Physical Science, Scientific Reports, Journal of Molecular Liquids, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, and Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer as lead author and co-author during a short time span.

Our research works have been recognized with the best poster award in “10th International conference on boiling and condensation heat transfer (ICBCHT)-2019 held at Nagasaki, Japan” and best paper award in “25th National and 3rd International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference-2019 held at IIT Roorkee”. I am also awarded “Best Presentation Award” in “My Research in Three Minutes” during 8th Research Scholars Day-2019 at IIT Patna.

I have experience in handling research projects from industries such as the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Bluestar, and Symphony.