Dr. Mrinal K Jagirdar

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fluid and Thermal Engineering, Desiccant dehumidification, Non-conventional air-conditioning, AWG (Atmospheric Water Generators), Mini/micro-scale flow boiling, Mathematical modelling of thermal systems, Adsorption phenomena
D-306, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Hyderabad Campus
Jawahar Nagar, Kapra Mandal
Dist.-Medchal-500 078
Telangana, India

Sponsored Research Projects

1. SERB sponsored SRG (Start-up Research Grant) project titled “Development of a high-efficiency, all-weather Atmospheric Water Generator (AWG) comprising of low-temperature-swing driven desiccant coated fin-tube heat exchangers” (29.7 lakhs)

2. BITS sponsored project titled "Low-grade heat driven desiccant-dehumidifiers for hyper-efficient air-conditioning" (9.59 lakhs)

3. BITS sponsored project titled "Simulation study of desiccant-wheels coated with desiccant-material having a non-conventional sorption-isotherm" (2 lakhs)