National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra



Name : Amit Kumar
Designation : Assistant Professor (On Contract)
Qualification : PhD
Current Address :

GL-48, NIT Kurukshetra Campus

Phone 1 (office) : 09050254684
Phone 2 (office) :
Email :

Area Of Interest :

Solar energy harvesting, Solar thermal collector, Solid desiccant air conditioning, Water production from atmospheric air, Composite desiccant material.

Experience :

Teaching-1.5 years

Research- 2.5 years

Other :

Research Publications -

  • International: 05
    • Kumar, A and Yadav, A, 2016 “Experimental investigation of solar powered desiccant cooling system by using composite desiccant “CaCl2/jute”.” Environment, Development and Sustainability, DOI 10.1007/s10668/016/9796/5 Springer. (SCI)
    • Kumar, A and Yadav, A, 2016 “Experimental investigation of solar driven desiccant air conditioning  system based on  silica gel coated heat exchanger.” International Journal of Refrigeration , Doi:10.1016/J.Ijrefrig.2016.05.008Elsevier , [Impact factor-2.24] (SCI)
    • Kumar A, Yadav, A, 2016, “Experimental investigation of solar heating and humidification system based on desiccant bed heat exchanger”, International Journal of Ambient Energy, DOI:10.1080/01430750.2016.1222954, (Accepted on 10 August 2016).  Taylor and Francis Publications. (Scopus)
    • Kumar A, Yadav A, 2016,  “Experimental investigation of an air heating system using different types of heat exchangers incorporated with an evacuated tube solar collector”, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, DOI:10.1002/ep.12478, (Accepted on 29 August 2016) Wiley Publications. (SCI)
    • Kumar A, Yadav A, 2017,  “Experimental investigation of a solar powered desiccant cooling system under different dehumidification approaches”, International Journal of Energy for a Clean Environment, Begell house. (Scopus) (Accepted on 15 May 2017)
  • Journals:National -04
  • Conference / Seminar / Symposia etc.:  (a) International: NIL;  (b) National: 01
  • Books / Monographs / Manuals (including year & publisher): Nil