Professor Rajendra Prasad Chhabra

Professor, IIT Kanpur

Areas of Interest:

Transport Phenomena; Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics; Rheology; Heat Transfer.


Chemical Engineering

Consultancy Areas:

Heat transfer, rheology.


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

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

Major Professional Contributions:

We have explored in detail the role of non-Newtonian fluid characterestics on flow, heat and mass thransfer in packed, fluidized beds, in open channel flows of slurries, etc..

Professional Experience:

Professor since 1991..


Rheology, elasticity of liquids, viscosity, heat transfer.


Contact Information


Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, KANPUR 208016

Phone number: 0512 392 7393
Fax number: 0512 259 0104

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Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

FNA, FNASc, FASc,FNAE, J C Bose fellowship

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To : Section IV: Chemical Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2001

Year of Birth: 1953