Duvvuri Subrahmanyam

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I am an Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc); I lead the Turbulent Shear Flow Physics and Engineering Laboratory. My research interests are broadly in the area of aero/fluid dynamics, with a focus on turbulent shear flows in both incompressible (subsonic) and compressible (supersonic, hypersonic) regimes. Both fundamental and applied aspects of these subjects are of interest to me.

Academic/Research Positions

  • Assistant Professor (September 2018 – present)
    Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate (September 2016 – August 2018)
    Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University

Education

Awards and Fellowships

  • Donald Coles Prize (2016) for the PhD thesis in Aeronautics at Caltech that displays the best design of an experiment or experimental equipment.

  • Charles D. Babcock Memorial Award (2013) for significant contributions to the Aerospace department at Caltech in teaching and student assistance.

  • Resnick Graduate Research Fellowship (2012 – 2014) awarded by the Resnick Institute at Caltech.

  • Abdul Kalam Prize (2011) for exemplary academic performance in Aerospace Engineering Master's program at Caltech.

  • Student Travel Grant (2009) awarded by Physics of Fluids research journal.

  • Leadership Enrichment and Regional Networking – LEaRN (2009) scholarship awarded by Temasek Foundation (Singapore).

  • Summer Research Fellowship (2008 & 2009) awarded by Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bengaluru.