Former Visiting Professor

Former Visiting,,
Research Areas :


 Professor B. S. Mazumder is a former Visiting Professor, at Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay. After his retirement from Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata, Professor Mazumder joined as a Visiting Professor at Department of Civil Engineering, IIT Bombay in 2015 and continued till 2021. He was closely working with Prof. Eldho T.I., in the Hydraulics Research Laboratory. He offered number of lectures to Master’s and Ph.D. students and mentored many Ph.D. students working in the Hydraulics Research laboratory in the research areas of Fluid Dynamics, Turbulence, Fluvial Process and bridge scour problems. He has co-authored many research papers in reputed Journals with Prof. Eldho and his students. Prof. Mazumder and Prof. Eldho, jointly authored the Text Book “Introduction to Advanced Fluid Dynamics and Fluvial Processes” published by CRC Press and Taylor and Francis Publishers in September 2023. 

Areas of Research Interest:
Applied fluid mechanics related to:
-Turbulence, Particle-fluid interactions, Bed load and suspension,
-Particle-size distributions, Bedform Migration, Wave-current interactions,   
-Flow Visualization and Image Processing, Dispersion phenomena,                                 
-Environmental Fluid Mechanics, MHD Flow and heat transfer