Name:Shanti Bhushan
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Position:Associate Director
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.

Walters, K., Adedoyin, A., & Bhushan, S. (2015). Evaluation of Turbulence Model and Numerical Scheme Combinations for Practical Finite-volume Large Eddy Simulations. Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics. 9(1), 324-342.

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.

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.

Total Publications by this Author: 57