Dr Ashish Saxena

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Research Associate

Dr Ashish Saxena
ashish.saxena@sheffield.ac.uk

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Dr Ashish Saxena
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Mappin Street
Sheffield
S1 3JD
Profile

Ashish is currently working on liquid metal heat transfer in support of the development of Liquid Metal Fast Reactors (LMFRs) using high-fidelity simulations.

Qualifications

BSc (Physics, Chemistry, Math)

MSc (Energy Science and Engineering)

PhD (Energy Science and Engineering)

Research interests
  • Heat transfer and turbulent characteristics of liquid metal. 
  • Large eddy simulations of natural circulation and stratification in the special pool-type design of Liquid metal-cooled fast reactor.