Vigneshwaran Sankar

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Student

Research Interest

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