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Atul Bhargav

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Atul Bhargav

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering

  • BTech: IIT Madras, 2002
  • MS: University of Maryland College Park, USA, 2008
  • PhD: University of Maryland College Park, USA, 2010

Email: atul.bhargav -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Office: 6/355
VOIP: 2419 / 2024


  • Work Experience

    • Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (Sep 2016 - present)
    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (May 2011 - Sep 2016)
    • Product Development Engineer, Ballard Power Systems, USA (Mar 2010 - Apr 2011)
    • Graduate Research Assistant, University of Maryland College Park, USA (Aug 2005 - Mar 2010)
    • Test Bed Engineer, AVL Technical Centre, India (Jan 2005 - May 2005)
    • Assistant Manager, Maruti Udyog Limited, India (June 2003 - Jan 2005)
    • Graduate Engineer Trainee, Maruti Udyog Limited, India (June 2002 - June 2003)

  • Selected Publications

    1. M. Dixit, Y. Fulpagare, J. Shukla, P. Basarkar, D. Parikh, and A. Bhargav, “Design of Fuel Cell Systems Laboratory for Hydrogen, Carbon Monoxide and Hydrocarbon Safety,” Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 2014 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2014.08.094).
    2. M. Lyubovsky, A. Bhargav, M. Dixit, “Managing Fuel Variability in LPG-based PEM Fuel Cell Systems – I: Thermodynamic Simulations”, Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, 2014 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2014.08.068).
    3. A. Jagwani, H. Bhragava, A. Patil, S. Singhal, A. Bhargav, "Efficient Cooling Systems for Hot and Dry Climate and Assessment of Thermal Comfort”, poster presented at the 22nd National and 11th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference 2013, organized by IIT Kharagpur, India.
    4. A. Bhargav, G.S. Jackson, R.J. Ciora, P.K.T. Liu: “Model Development and Validation of Hydrogen Transport through Supported Palladium Membranes”, Journal of Membrane Science, Volume 356, Issues 1-2, 1 July 2010, Pages 123-132.

  • Patents

    • Provisional patent application filed with the US Patent Office. Title: "Control Algorithm for a Fuel Cell Power System Integrated with a Fuel Processor"