Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Mathematics
Dr. C. Sulochana
Professor
Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Mathematics
Jnana Ganga Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail: sulo_laxman@yahoo.co.in
Tel No.: +91 8472-263296 (O)
+91 8472-263205/06 (Fax)
Residence
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472 247952 (R)
+91 9449985841 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 03-06-1964
Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., PGDCA, Ph.D.

M.Sc.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

1986

M.Phil.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

1996

Ph.D.

S.K. University Anantapur, (A.P) India.

2002

Areas of Specialization

Fluid Mechanics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Porous media, MHD, Radiation Effect, Finite Element Technique

Teaching Experience

1.

U.G --Nil

2.

P.G -- 28 years

Administrative Experience

1.

Worked as Local Chairperson at P.G. Center K.D.R Nagar Nandihalli, Sandur for 8 years (1991-1998)

2.

Worked as Ladies Hostel Warden for 9 years (1988-1997)

     3.

Worked as Chairperson at  the Department of P.G Studies and Research in Mathematics, Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi for 2 years (04.06.2011-03.06.2013)

     4.

Acted as B.O.A member at R.C.University, Belgaum,  S.K.University, Anantpur, Mahila University, Bijapur.

     5.

Setted the Question Paper for KPSC Clerical Equivalent and Higher administrative Officers Examinations.

     6.

Setted Question Papers for Ph.D Entrance Examinations Of the Sri Padmavati Mahila Viswavidyalayam,Tirupati and Bangalore University, Bangalore

Research Guidance
Details of Ph.D Guidance:

● Doctor of Philosophy:

Sl.No.

Name of the Candidate

Title

 Year of Award

1.

Mr.N.Gururaj

“Soret-effect on heat and  mass transfer through porous media in a wavy channel/ducts.”

2010

2.

Mrs.Devika. S

“Finite element analysis of convective flow and heat transfer through a porous medium with heat sources in channels/ducts.”

2011

3.

Mr Mokha. Shekhu

“Mathematical modeling and computer simulation of air pollutants dispersion in the atmospheric boundary layer.”

      2011

4.

Mrs.Anjum Tanveer

“Thermo-diffusive effect on MHD convective heat and mass transfer through a porous medium in channels/ducts –A finite element approach.”

      2011

5.

Miss,Sharanamma. V. Aounti

“Non-Darcy convective heat transfers through a porous medium in channels/pipes.”

      2013

6.

Miss.Premila Ambaraya

“Thermal Convection Problems In Fluid And Porous Medium.”

      2013

7.

Mrs.Manjula S H

“Study On Combined Effect Of Heat And Mass Transfer Through Channel/Ducts.”

● Master of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the Student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1.

Miss. Devika.S

Finite Element Analysis of Hydro magnetic Free Convective Heat Transfer through a Porous Medium in a Horizontal Porous Channel with Dissipative Effects.

Mar 2006

2.

Miss. Sharanamma. Aounti

Radiation effect on a connective heat transfer through a porous medium in a circular cylinder

Nov 2007

3.

Mrs. Sharanamma

Effect on convective heat transfer through a porous medium in a vertical wavy channel with constant heat source.

Dec 2008

4.

Mrs. Manjula .H

Effect of magnetic field on non-Darcy convective flow through a porous medium in a concentric analogue

Dec 2008

5.

Miss. Aliya Parveen

Non-Darcy convective heat transfer through a porous media in a cylindrical annulus

Feb 2010

Research Projects : NIL
Research Publications

1.

C. Sulochana, R.Arulmozhi Rani and D.V.Krishna. Effect of non uniform temperature on free convective Heat and mass transport through a porous medium in a wavy channel, Int. J .of Acta ciencia Indica, Vol. XXIX M, No.4, 651(2003). .

2.

C. Sulochana, R. Arulmozhi Rani and D.R.V.Prasad Rao. Heat and Mass transfer flow of a viscous fluid through a porous medium in a wavy channel with traveling thermal waves. Int. J. of Acta ciencia Indica, Vol.XXIX M, No.4, 837(2003).                                                                

3.

C. Sulochana, R. Arulmozhi Rani and D.R.V.Prasada Rao. Unsteady convective heat and mass transfer through a porous medium in a cylindrical annulus with traveling thermal waves. Int.J. of Acta ciencia, Indica, Vol.XXX M, No.1, 015(2004).

4.

C. Sulochana, R.Arulmozhi Rani, D.R.V. Preside Rao. Convective heat and mass transfer through a porous medium in a wavy channel. Int. J. of Acta ciencia Indica, Vol.XXX M, No.4, 833(2004).                                        

5.

C. Sulochana, D.R.V.Prasada Rao, D.V. Krishna. Finite element analysis of heat and mass transfer through a porous medium in a vertical channel. Journal of Indian Acad.Math.Vol 26,No.2 (2004) P.P., 365-387.                                                                                                     

6.

C. Sulochana, D.R.V.Prasad Rao and D.V.Krishna. Finite element analysis of convective heat and mass transfer through a porous medium in a horizontal channel. Journal of Indian Acad.Math. Vol27, No.1 (2005)     

7.

B. Basavanagoud, Veena N. Mathad,C. Sulochana Graph Equation for Line Graphs, Litact Graphs and Lict Graphs,

8.

C. Sulochana, V. Prasada Rao, S. Devika Finite Element Analysis of Hydromagnetic Free Convective Heat Transfer through a Porous Medium in a Horizontal Porous Channel with Dissipative Effects. J. Pure & Appl. Phys., Vol. 19, No. 4, Oct-Dec., 2007, pp 249-265. 

9.

C. Sulochana & N. Gururaj Thermo-Diffusion and Radiation Effects on Mixed Convective Heat and Mass Transfer in a Axially varying Pipe J. Pure & Appl. Phys., Vol. 20, No. 4, Oct-Dec., 2008, pp 297-310.                                                                                      

10.

C. Sulochana & N. Gururaj Transient Mixed Convective Heat and Mass Transfer through a Porous Medium in a Vertical Channel with Soret and Radiation Effect. J. Pure & Appl. Phys., Vol. 21, No. 1, Jan-March., 2009,.                        

11.

C. Sulochana, D.R.V.Prasada Rao, S. Devika Convective Flow and Heat Transfer through a Porous Medium with Quadratic Temperature Variation in Vertical Channel, Global Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences.

12.

C. Sulochana, Sharanamma Radiation Effect on Convective Heat Transfer through a Porous medium in a Vertical Wavy Channel with Constant Heat source. Journal of Analysis and Computation

13.

C Sulochana and S Devika, Convective Flow And Heat Transfer Through A Porous Medium With Quadratic Temperature Variation In Vertical Channel, International Review Of Pure And Applied Mathematics, Vol.5, No.1, pp.25-37, (jan-jun 2009) ISSN 1311-8080

14.

C Sulochana and Sharanamma, Radiation Effect On Convective Heat Transfer Through A Porous Medium In A Vertical Wavy Channel With Constant Heat Source, Journal Of Analysis And Computation, Vol.5,No.1, 55-71, 2009. ISSN 0972-2861

15.

C Sulochana and Moka Shekhu, Dispersion Of Chemically Reactive Pollutants Emitted From An Instantaneous Line Source Into A Stable Atmospheric Boundary Layer, Pacific-Asian Journal of Mathematics, Vol.3,No.1-2, (jan-Dec) 2009. ISSN 0973-5240

16.

C Sulochana  and Moka Shekhu, Mathematical Model Of Dispersion And Diffusion Of Air Pollutant, Step Function Type Line Source Into A Stable Atmospheric Boundary Layer, Indian Journal Of Mathematics And Mathematical Sciences, Vol.5,No.2,125-143,Dec 2009. ISSN 0973-3329

17.

C Sulochana  and Sharanamma V A, Radiation Effect On A Convective Heat Transfer Through A Porous Medium In A Circular Cylinder, Journal of Intelligent System Research, 3(2), (July-Dec ) 2009.ISSN: 0975-6205.

18.

C Sulochana, Manjula B.K  and Sharanamma V.A, Effect Of Magnetic Field On Non Darcy Convective Flow Through A Porous Medium In A Concentric Analogue, International Journal of Mathematical Sciences, Vol.9, No.1-2, pp.131-148. (jan-jun) 2010. ISSN: 0972-754X 

19.

C Sulochana  and S Devika, Non-Darcy Effect On Hydro Magnetic Convective Heat Transfer Flow Through A Porous Media In A Vertical Channel With Quadratic Temperature Density Variation, International journal of applied Mathematics and Physics, Vol.2(1). (jan-jun 2010).pp.31-38. ISSN 0974-8059

20.

C Sulochana  and S Devika, Finite Element Analysis On MHD Convective Heat Transfer Flow Through A Porous Media In A Vertical Channel With Quadratic Temperature Density Variation Under The Non-Darcy Effect, Indian journal of Mathematics and Mathematical sciences, Vol.6,No.2, Dec  2010 : 163-177. ISSN 0973-3329

21.

C Sulochana  and Moka Shekhu, Unsteady State Mathematical Model Of Chemically Reactive Pollutants From An Instantaneous Line Source Into A Stable Atmospheric Boundary Layer, Applied Mathematics and Computation, 217(2010) 2757-2767. Impact factor 1.551

22.

C Sulochana, N Gururaj  and S Devika, Radiation Effect On Mixed Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Through A Porous Medium In A Non-Uniformly Heated Vertical Channel With Thermo-Diffusion Effect, The Global Journal of Applied mathematics and Mathematical sciences, Vol.3,No 1-2, (jan-dec 2010) : pp 125-138 ISSN 0973-5518

23.

C Sulochana and Anjum Tanveer, Thermo Diffusion Effect On MHD Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Through A Porous Medium In A Vertical Channel, International  Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 2(2) July-Dec 2010. pp. 61-78. ISSN 0975-4199

24.

C Sulochana and Anjum Tanveer, Soret Effect On Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Through A Porous Media In A Horizontal Channel In Presence Of Magnetic Field,  International Journal of Mathematical Sciences, Vol.9, No.3-4, July-Dec 2010. pp. 433-447 ISSN 0972-754X

25.

C Sulochana, N Gururaj  and S Devika, Soret Effect On MHD Convective Heat And Mass Transfer In A Corrugated Horizontal Channel With Radiation And Heat Generating Source, International Review of Pure and Applied Mathematics, Vol.6,No.2,pp,189-205.ISSN 1314-3395(online)

26.

C Sulochana, Sharanamma V A and Devika S, Radiation And Dissipation Effects On Convective Heat Transfer Through A Porous Medium In A Horizontal Wavy Channel, Indian journal of Mathematics and Mathematical sciences, Vol.6,No.2,(Dec.2010) : 143-162.ISSN 0973-3329

27.

C Sulochana, N Gururaj  and S Devika, Finite Element Analysis Of Thermo-Doffusion Effect On Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Through A Porous Medium In Circular Annulus, International journal of applied mathematics and mechanics, 7(6) : 80-101,2011.ISSN 0973-0184

28.

C Sulochana, and Manjula B.K, Unsteady Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Flow Of A Viscous Dissipative Fluid In A Porous Vertical Channel With Non-Linear Density Temperature Variation, International journal of mathematical archive,  3(12),2012,4911-4921.ISSN 2229-5046

29.

C Sulochana, Premila Kollur and Sudhaamsh Mohan Redy, The Onset Of Double Diffusive Convective In A Couple Stress Fluid Saturated Rotating Anisotropic Porous Layer, International journal of mathematical archive, 3(12), 2012, 4763-4780. ISSN 2229-5046

30.

C Sulochana and Sharanamma V A, Finite Element Analysis Of Non Linear Density-Temperature Variation On Non-Darcy Convective Heat Transfer Flow In A Vertical Channel, International journal of mathematical archive, 3(10), 2012, 3624-3632. ISSN 2229-5046

31

Yasir Khan Moka Shekhu and C Sulochana, Mathematical Model For Dispersion And Diffusion Of Chemically Reactive Pollutants From Various Sources Into A Boundary Layer With Dry Deposition, International Journal for computer-aided engineering and software, Vol.30, No. 5, 2013 pp.707-727.Impact factor: 1.214

32.

C Sulochana and Sharanamma V Aounti, Non-Darcy Effect On Hydro Magnetic Convective Heat Transfer Through A Porous Bed In A Concentric Annulus, International journal of mathematical archive, Vol. 4, No.1,(jan-jun 2012).pp 27-50.ISSN 2229-5046

33.

C Sulochana, and Manjula S.H, Travelling Thermal Waves Of An Unsteady Flow In A Channel With Non Linear Density Variation, International journal of Emerging trends in engineering and development. Issue 4, Vol.2, (March 2014).ISSN 2249-6149

34.

C.Sulochana and Manjula.S.H, Effect Of Chemical Reaction And Thermal Radiation On Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Flow In A Vertical Channel With Oscillatory Temperature And Concentration, International Journal of Mathematical Archive,vol.4(8),july-2013,247-260. ISSN: 2229-5046

35.

C. Sulochana and Manjula.S.H, Hall Effect On Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Flow Past On A Stretching Sheet, International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research, Issue 4 vol.2, March-April 2014. ISSN: 2249-9954

36.

C. Sulochana and Sharanamma V Aounti, Radiation And Dispersion On The Convective Heat Transfer Flow Of A Viscous Fluid Through A Porous Medium In A Rectangular Cavity Using Darcy Model, International Journal of Emerging Trends in a Engineering and Development, Issue4,vol.4(June-July 2014). ISSN:2249-6149

37.

C. Sulochana and Manjula.S.H, Hall Effect, Thermo Diffusion On Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Flow In A Vertical Wavy Channel Under An Inclined Magnetic Field, International Journal of Emerging Trends in a Engineering and Development, Issue4,vol.4(march 2014).ISSN: 2249-6149

38.

G.N.Ramkrishna, C.Sulochana and D.R.V.Prasad Rao, Effect Of Thermo Diffusion And Dissipation On Unsteady Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Flow Of A Viscous Electrically Conducting Fluid In A Vertical Channel With Traveling Thermal Waves,   International Journal of Mathematical Archive,vol.5(5),May-2014,184-194.ISSN:2229-5046

39.

C.Sulochana  and Ramesh H, Effect Of Thermal Radiation Absorption On Double Diffusive Heat Transfer Flow Of A Viscous Chemically Reacting Fluid In A Non-Uniformly Heated Vertical Channel With Heat Sources, International Journal of Mathematical Archive,vol.5(9),Aug-2014,54-64. ISSN: 2229-5046

40.

C.Sulochana and Tayappa H, Non-Darcy Convective Heat And Mass Transfer Flow In A Circular Annulus With Soret, Dufour  Effect And Constant Heat Flux, International Journal of Scintific and Innovative Mathematical Research,vol.2,Issue 8, Aug 2014, pp 684-697 ISSN:2347-3142

41.

C.Sulochana and Tayappa H, Finite Element Analysis Of Thermo-Diffusion And Diffusion-Thermo Effects On Combined Heat And Mass Transfer Flow Of Viscous, Electrically Conducting Fluid Through A Porous Medium In A Vertical Channel ,  International Journal of Mathematical Archive,vol.5(9),Sep-2014,1-13.                                                                       ISSN: 2229-5046

42.

C.Sulochana ,M.K.Kishor kumar and N.Sandeep, Influence Of Aligned Magneticfield On The Flow Through Vertical Surface In Porous Medium With Heat Source , Advances in Physics Theories and Applications,vol.42,May 2015. IC Impact factor value 7.17

43.

Sandeep Naramgari  and C.Sulochana , Dual Solution Of Radiative MHD Nanofluid Flow Over An Exponentially Stretching Sheet With Heat Generation Applied Nanoscience, DoI 10.1007/s13204-015-0420-z,Feb-2015. ISSN:2190-5517

44.

C.Sulochana and N.Sandeep, Stangation Point Flow And Heat Transfer Behavior Of Cu-Water Nanofluid Towards Horizontal And Exponentially Stretching/Shrinking Cylinders, Appl Nanosci, Doi 10.1007/s13204-015-0451-5,May-2015.ISSN:2190-5517

45.

C.Sulochana and Sandeep Naramgari, MHD Flow Over A Permeable Stretching/Shrinking Sheet Of A Nanofluid In A Porous Medium With Suction/Injection, International Conference on Research in Education and Science, April 23-26,2015,Antalya, Turkey.

46.

Sandeep N, C.Sulochana and V.Sugunamma, Radiation And Magneticfield Effects On Unsteady Mixed Convection Flow Over A Vertical Stretching/Shrinking Surface With Suction/Injection. Industrial Engineering Letters. Vol.5,No.5,2015.ISSN: 2224-6096

47.

C.Sulochana ,M.K.Kishor kumar and N.Sandeep, Radiation and Chemical reaction effects on MHD nanofluid  flow over a continuously moving surface in porous medium with non-uniform heat source/sink. Chemical and Process Engineering Research, Vol.33,2015.ISSN:2225-7467

48.

C.Sulochana and H.Tayappa , Soret and dofour effect on mixed convective heat and mass transfer flow in a rectangular duct with heat generating source. Advances in Physics Theories and Applications, Vol.43,2015.ISSN:2225-719X

49.

Sandeep N and  C.Sulochana , Dual solution for unsteady mixed convection flow of MHD micropolar fluid over a stretching/shrinking sheet with non-uniform heat source/sink, Engineering science and Technology, an International Journal, xxx(2015)1-8. Impact factor 0.356

50.

C.S.K Raju, N Sandeep, C Sulochana , V.Sugunamma, and M.Jayachandra Babu, Radiation, inclined magnetic field and cross-diffusion effects on flow over a stretching surface, Journal of the Nigerian Mathematical Society, 2015. ISSN 0189-8965

51.

N Sandeep, C Sulochana and B.Rushi Kumar, MHD Boundary layer flow and heat transfer past a stretching/shrinking sheet in a nanofluid, Journal of Nanofluids, Vol.4,pp.1-6,2015. ISSN 2169-4338(online)

52.

C Sulochana, M.K Kishor Kumar and N.Sandeep, Radiation and chemical reaction effects on MHD thermosolutal Nanofluid flow over a vertical plate in porous medium, Chemical and process Engineering research, Vol.34, 2015. ISSN 2224-7467(paper) ISSN 2225-0913(online)

53.

C Sulochana, N Sandeep,  V.Sugunamma And B.Rushi Kumar, Aligned Magnetic Field And Cross-Diffusion Effects Of A Nanofluid Over An Exponentially Stretching Surface In Porous Medium, Applied NanoScience 4th July 2015. DOI 10.1007/s13204-015-0475-x. ISSN 2190-5517(online)

54.

C.S.K Raju, N Sandeep, C Sulochana and V.Sugunamma, Effects of aligned magnetic field and radiation on the flow of ferrofluids over a flat plate with non-uniform heat source/sink, International Journal of science and Engineering, 8(2), 151-158.2015. Impact factor 0.2085

55.

N Sandeep, C Sulochana, C.S.K Raju and M. Jayachandra Babu, Unsteady boundary layer flow of thermophoretic MHD nanofluid past a stretching sheet with space and time dependent internal heat source/sink, Applications and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 10, Issue 1 (june 2015),pp.312-327 ISSN: 1932-9466

56.

C Sulochana, and G N Ramakrishna, Effect of dissipation, Thermal radiation, Radiation absorption on convective heat and mass transfer flow in a non-uniformly heated vertical channel, Advances in Physics Theories and Applications, Vol.44,2015. ISSN 2224-719X (Paper) ISSN 2225-0638(Online)

Papers Submitted for Publication
1. C. Sulochana, Sharanamma V.A. Radiation Effect on a Convective Heat Transfer through a Porous Medium in a Circular Cylinder Submitted to the journal of Andra Pradesh Society of Mathematical Sciences and Submitted the Revised copy (17- 02-2009)
2. C. Sulochana & Moka Sheku Unsteady State Mathematical Model of Chemically Reactive Pollutants from a Instantaneous Line Source into a Stable Atmospheric Boundary Layer. Submitted Under review to the Journal Applied Mathematics and Computation.
Membership of Professional Organizations

1.

Life member of Andra Pradesh Society of Mathematical Sciences

2.

Scientific  Editorial  Board  member  ICRES, Turkey

 Refresher Course/Orientation Course Attended

1.

Attended the UGC sponsored Refresher Course in Mathematics conducted in the Department of Mathematics, S. V. University, Tirupati during 8th August 1994 to 27th August 1994.

2.

Attended the UGC sponsored Orientation Course in Mathematics conducted in the Academic Staff College, Karnataka University, Dharwad during 10th Jan 1995 to 6th Feb 1995.

3.

Attended the UGC sponsored Refresher Course in Mathematics conducted in the Department of Mathematics, S.K. University, Anantapur during 16th July 2001 to 5th August 2001.

Presentation in National & International Seminars/Conferences/Workshops

1.

Attended and presented a research paper in the national seminar of Andhra Pradesh Society of Mathematical Sciences held at S.P.M. Visvavidyalayam Tirupati from 31st Jan – 2nd Feb 2003.

2.

Attended and presented a research paper in the XII Congress held at Department of Mathematics Osmania University, Hyderabad during 12 – 14th December 2003.

3.

Attended and presented a research paper in the XII Congress held at Department of Mathematics Osmania University, Hyderabad during 12 – 14th December 2003.

4.

Attended and presented a research paper in the National Seminar on Mathematical Modeling and Computer Techniques Held at Department of Mathematics S. K. University, Anantapur during 28 Feb – 1st March 2005.

5.

Attended and presented a research paper in the National Seminar on Numerical Techniques held at Department of Mathematics Osmania University Hyderabad during Aug 3-4, 2007

6.

Attended and presented a research paper in the National Seminar on Recent Trends in Applications of Mathematics in Science and Technology (RTAMST), presented a paper titled “Thermo-Diffusion Effect on Convective Heat and Mass Transfer flow of a viscous Heat Generating Fluid through a porous media in a Rectangular Duct”. at GITAM INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, VISAKHAPATNAM (AP) During April 15Th -16Th ,2011

7.

Attended and presented a research paper in the international Seminar on Emerging trends in Mathematical Sciences, presented a paper entitled “Hall Effects on convective heat and mass transfer flow past on a stretching sheet. At Vijayanagar Sri Krishnadevaraya University Bellary Duning July 25-26, 2014.

8.

Participated in Capacity Building of Women Managers in Higher Education Sponsored by UGC At Bishop Cotton Women’s Christian College, Bangalore from 27-31 July 2009

9.

Participated as Chief Guest in State Level Seminar Sponsored by UGC at N V College Gulbarga During 5-6 August 2011.

10.

Participated as Session Chair Person in National Seminar on Recent Trends in Mathematical Sciences (NSRTMS) at Sri Krishnadevaraya University Anantpur on 18th Dec. 2011  

11.

Attended, Session Chaired and presented a research paper in the International Conference On Research in Education and Science (ICRES) paper titled MHD flow of a Nanofluid Over a permeable Stretching/Shrinking sheet in a porous medium with suction /injection “at Antalya/Turkey during 23-26 April 2015.

National & International Seminars/Conferences/ Workshops Attended

1.

Attended in the National Seminar held at Department of Mathematics Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 11th & 12th September 2002.

2.

Attended the national conference on advances in fluid Mechanics, Organized by the Department of Mathematics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 5th & 6th February, 2004.

3.

Attended the International Conference on Advances in Applied Mathematics held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 24th –26th Feb 2005.

4.

Attended the Workshop in Mathematics held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 26-28th March 2007

Details of Post Doctoral Guidance :
1.

Dr,Sandeep Naramgari

 UGC-Dr D.S Kothari Post Doctoral Fellow vide UGC Lr.No.F.4-2/2006(BSR)/MA/13-14/0026

Title of the project : Convective Heat and Mass Transfer in MHD Nanofluids

Date of joining : 17.12.2014
(Duration 3 years)