Vigneshwaran Sankar

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

Nonlinear dynamical systems especially the problem of combustion instability pertaining to aero engines

Selected Publications

  • A closed-form analytical model for predicting 3D boundary layer displacement thickness for the validation of viscous flow solvers,
    V.R.Sanal Kumar, Vigneshwaran Sankar et al.,
    AIP Advances 8, 025315 (2018)


  • M.Tech., Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, 2020
  • B.E., Aeronautical Engineering, Kumaraguru College of Technology (affiliated to Anna University), Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Professional Profile

  • 2020 - Present: Ph.D. Student, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • AIAA Student member

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)
  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Propulsion and Combustion