Name:Shanti Bhushan
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Email: shanti@cavs.msstate.edu
Office:High Performance Computing Building, A210
Office Phone:(662) 325-9612
Alternate Phone:(319) 400-7451


Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering, 2000-2003, Mississippi State University, USA.
Thesis: “Development of a nonlinear model for subgrid scale turbulence and its applications.”

M.Tech., Aerospace Engineering, 1998-2000, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India. Thesis: “Experimental and numerical prediction of the performance of Darrieus wind turbine.”

B. E., Civil Engineering, 1994-1998, Bengal Engineering College, Howrah, India.


Assistant Research Professor, Feb. 2011 - current
Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS), HPC2, Mississippi State University

Adjunct Assistant Research Professor, Sept. 2009 - Jan 2011.
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department, University of Iowa.

Associate Research Scientist, January 2009 - Jan 2011.
Assistant Research Scientist, Sep. 2006 – Dec. 2008
IIHR-Hydroscience and Engineering, University of Iowa

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Sep. 2005-Aug. 2006
Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, May. 2003-Aug. 2005
Computational Simulation and Design Center (ERC), Mississippi State University.

Research Interest: • Computational Fluid Dynamics
• Turbulence modeling (URANS, DES, LES, Wall-functions)
• Heat transfer, Multiphase flows
• Immersed Boundary Methods, Overset Grids Methods
• Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI)
• High Performance Parallel Computing
• Application areas: Ship Hydrodynamics, Atmospheric flows, Biofluids

Publications: Eric, R., Chaudhary, V., Bhushan, S., & Walters, K. (2015). Verification and Validation of OpenFOAM Numerical Methods and Turbulence Models for Incompressible Flows. Computers and Fluids. 123, 122-145.

Bhushan, S., Yoon, H., Stern, F., Guilmineau, E., Visonneau, M., Toxopeus, S., Simonsen, C., Aram, S., Kim, S. E., Grigoropoulos, G., & Petterson, K. (2015). Verification and Validation of CFD for Surface Combatant 5415 for Straight Ahead and 20 Degree Static Drift Conditions. World Maritime Technology Conference. Rhode Island, USA.

Bhushan, S., & Pasiliao, C. L. (2015). Turbulence Generation and Energy Transfer Mechanism in Boundary Layer Transition Using Direct Numerical Simulation. AFRL Mathematical Modeling and Optimization Institute 3rd Annual Meeting. UF REEF, FL.

Bhushan, S., & Walters, K. (2015). Turbulent Simulations of Particle Deposition in Feline Aorta Flow for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Heart Conditions. ASME-JSME-KSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference. Seoul, Korea.

Bhushan, S., Yoon, H., & Stern, F. (2015). Large Grid Simulations of Surface Combatant Flow at Straight- Ahead and Static Drift Conditions. 27th International Conference on Parallel Computational Fluid Dynamics. Montreal, CA.

Total Publications by this Author: 57