Professor Anil Waman Date

Professor , Mechanical Engg Department, IIT Bombay

Areas of Interest:

Thermo Fluids Engineering / Choice of Technology / Grass-root Innovations .


Convective Heat/Mass Transfer Enhancement, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Analytic Combustion.

Consultancy Areas:

Mainly use of CFD to set-up/solve problems of client interest. .


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

Over 40 publications in Int Jnls, .

Professional Experience:

  • Over 43 years of Teaching/Research at IIT Bombay with short visiting Assignments at Cornell Univ and UIUC (USA), Unv of Karlsruhe (Germany), City Univ ( Hong Kong), Swiss Federal Inst (Zurich, Switzerland), Academy Of Development Science ( Kashele, Raigad Dist, Maharashtra). Revierwer of proposals for National and International Funding Agencies, papers for Nat. & Intl. Research Journals and Conferences. .


Convective Heat/Mass Transfer Enhancement, CFD .


Contact Information


Dept of Mech. Engg, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai-400076.

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  • BE(Mech, Bombay Univ), Msc(Thermo-Fluids - Univ of Manchester), PhD-DIC ( Heat Transfer, Imperial College, London Univ, 1973)


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Fellow of the National Academy of Engineering ( FNAE - 2000),
  • Life Time Achievement Award - IIT Bombay, 2012)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award - IIT Bombay (2006)
  • First Rahul Bajaj Chair Professor, IIT Bombay (2009)

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To : Section III: Mechanical Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2000

Year of Birth: 30 - 09 - 1945