Faculty

VIKRANT Gupta
Research Assistant Professor
vikrant@sustech.edu.cn

Education

2010 - 2015 PhD, Fluid Mechanics, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK

2005 - 2010 Bachelors and Masters, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India

Working Experience

1. 2014 - 2015: Postdoctoral research associate, Tidal energy, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK
2. 2016 - 2018: Postdoctoral research associate, Tidal energy, Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering,
Southern University of Science & Technology, China
3. 2018 - Present: Research Assistant Proefessor, Tidal energy, Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering,
Southern University of Science & Technology, China

Honors:

1. 2010 - 2013: Dorothy Hodgkin Postgraduate Award, European Physical Science & Research Council, UK
2. 2011 - 2012: E. D. Davies Graduate Award, Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge
3. 2015: Knowledge Transfer Research Fellowship, European Physical Science & Research Council, UK

Research

Publications:
V. Gupta and A.M. Young, “A one-dimensional model for tidal array design based on three-scale dynamics”, Journal of Fluid
Mechanics, 825 (651), 2017
V. Gupta, A. Saurabh, C. O. Paschereit and L. Kabiraj, “Numerical results on noise-induced dynamics in the subthreshold
regime for thermoacoustic systems”, J. Sound & Vibrations, 390 (55) 2017
Y. Zhu, V. Gupta, and L.K.B. Li, “Onset of global instability in low-density jets”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 828 (R1), 2017
Y. Guan, P. Liu, B. Jin, V. Gupta, L.K.B. Li, “Nonlinear time-series analysis of thermoacoustic oscillations in a solid rocket motor”,
Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 98 (217), 2018
P. Liu, M. Wang, W. Yang, V. Gupta, Y. Guan and L.K.B. Li, “Modified computation of the nozzle damping coefficient in solid
rocket motors”, Acta Astronautica, 143 (391), 2018
Y. Guan, K. Kashinath, V. Gupta and L.K.B. Li, “Open-loop control of periodic thermoacoustic oscillations: Experiments and
low-order modelling in a synchronization framework” Proceedings of Combustion Institute, 2018 (in press)
M. Lee, Y. Zhu, L.K.B. Li, V. Gupta, “System identification of a low-density jet via its noise-induced dynamics” Journal of Fluid
Mechanics, 862 (200), 2019