In memory of late Prof. T.K.V. Iyengar on the eve of his birth anniversary

January 17 - 19, 2020

Organised by


National Institute of Technology Warangal
Warangal 506 004.
Telangana State, India.


Publication: All the papers submitted will be peer reviewed by two independent reviewers and selected papers will be published (without any publication charges) in the form of a special issue of a journal/book indexed by SCOPUS/SCI/SCIE/ESCI/Web of Science. Plagiarism in any form is unethical and unacceptable. In order to ensure that the content submitted is original and trustworthy, a similarity check will be done.

Abstract/text/figures/illustrations/photos/tables do not infringe upon or violate any copyrights or intellectual property rights, personal rights or rights of any kinds of others and contains any types of libelous or unlawful statements or material or instructions that may cause harm or injury to a person or property and manuscripts do not contain any plagiarized, fraudulent, copyrighted, and improperly attributed materials whatsoever.


Chief Patron

Prof. N. V. RAMANA RAO, Director


  • Prof. Kambiz Vafai, University of California, USA
  • Prof. J. N. Reddy,Texas A&M University, USA.
  • Prof. Rama S.R. Gorla, Cleveland State University, USA
  • Prof. Yogesh Jaluria, Rutgers University, USA
  • Prof. Tapas Malick, University of Exeter, U.K.
  • Prof. D. A. S. Rees, University of Bath, U.K..
  • Prof. O. D. Makinde, Stellenbosch University, South Africa
  • Prof. Ioan Pop, Babes-Bolyai University, Romania.
  • Prof. S.S. Motsa, University of Eswatini, Swaziland
  • Prof. M. Shiferaw Ayano, University of Swaziland, Swaziland
  • Prof. A. M. Rashad, Aswan University, Egypt
  • Prof. O. Anwar Beg, University Salford University, UK
  • Prof Jitesh S B Gajjar, University of Manchester, UK
  • Prof. S G Ahmed, Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt
  • Mr. T.K.S.Ramanujam, Tata Consultancy Services, Malaysia


  • Prof. A.K. Pani, IIT Mumbai
  • Prof. B.V. Rathish Kumar, IIT Kanpur
  • Prof. P. V. S. N. Murthy, IIT, Kharagpur
  • Prof. G.P. Rajasekhar, IIT, Kharagpur
  • Prof. Natesan Srinivasan, IIT Guwahati
  • Prof. S.Chandrasekar Rao, IIT Delhi
  • Prof. Y.V.S.S.S.Raju, IIT Madras
  • Prof. K. S. Reddy, IIT Madras
  • Prof. Ch. Srinivasa Rao, IIT Madras
  • Prof. Y. N. Reddy, NIT Warangal
  • Prof. K.N.S.K. Viswanadham, NIT Warangal
  • Prof. Debashish Dutta, NIT Warangal


Conference Chair


Conference Coordinator


Conference Secretary



  • Dr. P. Muthu
  • Dr. H. P. Rani
  • Dr. A. Benerji Babu
  • Dr. R. S. Selvaraj
  • Dr. T. Kurmayya
  • Dr. J. Pranitha
  • Dr. D. Bhargavi
  • Dr. E. Satyanarayana
  • Dr. Y. Srinivasa Rao

Topics of Interest

A wide range of topics related to classical and emerging areas of computational methods in heat and mass transfer and fluid flow for both steady and transient states will be welcome. Topics include but are not limited to

  • Finite element, Finite difference, Finite volume and Spectral methods
  • Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer and Thermodynamics
  • Multiphase and Non-Newtonian fluid flows
  • Micropolar, Couple stress and Nanofluid flows
  • Biofluid Mechanics
  • Turbulent and Complex flows
  • Numerical methods in fluid flow and heat transfer
  • Transport phenomena in porous media

Important Dates

Submission of Full Paper 30th Nov, 2019
Acceptance of full length paper 15th Dec, 2019
Final Paper (Camera Ready)
Submission & Registration
25th Dec, 2019

Mode of Payment

Account Name : Conference Chair
Account No : 37494838784
Name of the Bank : State Bank of India
Branch : REC Warangal (NIT Campus)
Branch Code : 20149
IFSC Code : SBIN0020149
MICR Code : 506002030

DD is to be drawn in favor of “Conference Chair” payable at Warangal.
The filled in registration form along with the DD should be sent Conference Chair, NHTFF - 2020,
Department of Mathematics,
National Institute of Technology,
Warangal-506 004, Telangana State, India.
Ph: 09849187249(DSC), 09491824301(CHRR)
E-mail: nhtff2020.nitw@gmail.com; dsc@nitw.ac.in; chramreddy@nitw.ac.in

Confirmed Speakers

Name of the Speaker Institute/University
Prof. Jitesh S. B. Gajjar

University of Manchester, UK

Prof. Tapas Malick University of Exeter, U.K.
Prof. S.S. Motsa University of Eswatini, Swaziland
Prof. S. G. Ahmed Zagazig University, Zagazig, Egypt


Heat transfer and fluid flow problems are encountered in various domains, including heat exchangers, electric and microelectronics cooling, automotive and aerospace, air conditioning, fuel cells cooling, building engineering as well as conversion of renewable energy.

The objective of this conference is to bring together researchers in a forum to exchange innovative ideas, methods and results, and visions of the future related to the general theme of computational methods in heat and mass transfer. This conference will focus on a presentation and discussion of analytical, numerical and experimental methods used in the study of heat transfer and fluid flow problems.


Limited accommodation may be provided on PAYMENT BASIS in the Institute Visitors Block depending on availability and on first come first serve basis.

Warangal city covers a wide range of hotels and other accommodation facilities to suit every budget. Participants are advised to contact the hotels directly and book their accommodation. However, in case of difficulty, we will assist on your prior request.


Delegates from Academic, R&D Institutions Rs. 4000/-
Delegates from Industry Rs. 6000/-
Students/Research Scholar Rs. 3000/-
Foreign Participants USD 300
Foreign Students USD 200


"Best Paper Presentation Award" will be conferred on the selected author(s) of full papers presented at the conference.