R & D Publications

  • Srinivas, T., B.V. Reddy., A.V.S.S.K.S. Gupta., “Thermal performance of biomass plant with triple generation system”, International Journal of Green Energy (in press), 2013.

  • S. Mehmood., B.V. Reddy., M.A. Rosen., “Exergy analysis of a biomass co-firing based pulverized coal power generation system”, International Journal of Green Energy (in press), 2013.

  • Srinivas, T., B.V. Reddy., Natarajan, R., Sriram, S., “Thermodynamic and heat transfer studies on solar stirling engine”, IEEE Journal, pp. 7-13, 2013.

 

  • Reddy, B.V., Srinivas, T., “Biomass based energy systems to meet the growing energy demand with reduced global warming” Role of energy and exergy analyses”, IEEE Journal, pp. 18-23, 2013.

  • Self, S., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Geothermal heat pump systems: Status review and comparison with other heating options”, Applied Energy, 101, pp. 341-348, 2013.

  • Reddy, B.V., “Advanced energy systems and energy conservation measures to meet the growing energy demand in a sustainable approach”, International Journal of Computer and Electrical Engineering, 5, pp. 337 – 341, 2013.

  • Reddy, B.V., C.J. Butcher., “Second law analysis of a gas turbine cogeneration system for power and district heating applications”, International Journal of Energy Research,  33, pp. 728-736, 2009.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, B.V. Reddy., “Thermodynamic equilibrium model and exergy analysis of a biomass gasifier”, ASME Journal of Energy Resources Technology, 131, September, 2009.

  • Law, B., B.V. Reddy., “Effect of operating variables on the performance of a combined cycle cogeneration system with multiple process heaters”, CSME Transcations, 33, pp. 65-74, 2009.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Feasibility of an energy conversion system in Canada involving large-scale integrated hydrogen production using solid fuels”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (accepted), 2009.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Hydrogen production from coal gasification for effective downstream CO2 capture”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (accepted),  2009.

  • Reddy, B.V., Chui, K.F., N.V. Gnanapragasam., R. Prasad., “Exergy analysis of indirectly fired combined cycle power generation unit”, International Journal of Energy Research, 33, 309-1320, 2009.

  • Joshi, Anand S., Ibrahim Dincer, B. V. Reddy., “Exergetic assessment of solar hydrogen production methods”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy (accepted), 2009.

 

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Optimum conditions for a natural gas combined cycle power generation system based on available oxygen when using biomass as supplementary fuel”, Energy, 34, pp. 816-826, 2009.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Effect of supplementary firing options on cycle performance and CO2 emissions of an IGCC power generation system, International Journal of Energy Research, 33, 645-661,  2008.

 

  • Reddy, B.V., Mohamed, K., “Thermodynamic analysis of a pressurized fluidized bed partial gasification combined cycle power generation system”, International Journal of Energy Research, (accepted), 2009.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., Hydrogen production from coal using direct chemical looping combustion systems: Assessment of system operation and resource requirements, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 34, pp. 2606-2615, 2009.

 

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V.,  B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Status of research and recent advances on hydrogen production using coal, biomass and other solid fuels”, International Journal of Energy Research, (accepted), 2009.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy, M.A. Rosen., “Reducing CO2 emissions for an IGCC power generation system: Effect of variations in gasifier and system operating conditions, Energy Conservation and Management, 50, 1915-1923, 2009.

  • Joshi, Anand S., Ibrahim Dincer, B. V. Reddy., “Performance analysis of photovoltaic systems: A review”, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 13, pp. 1884-1897, 2009.

 

  • Joshi, Anand S., Ibrahim Dincer, B. V. Reddy., “Thermodynamic assessment of photovoltaic systems”, International Journal of Solar Energy, 83, pp. 1139-1149, 2009.

  • Joshi, Anand S., Ibrahim Dincer, B. V. Reddy., “Development of new solar exergy maps”, International Journal of Energy Research,  33, pp. 709-718, 2009.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy., “Numerical modeling of axial bed-to-wall heat transfer in a circulating fluidized bed combustor”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 52, pp. 1657-1666, 2009.

 

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, B.V. Reddy., “Carbon dioxide emission reduction from combined cycle with partial oxidation of natural gas”, Energy for Sustainable Development, Vol. 13, pp. 32-36, 2009.

  • Joshi, Anand S., Arvind Tiwari, G.N, Ibrahim Dincer.,  B.V. Reddy., “Performance evaluation of a hybrid photovoltaic thermal (PV/T) (glass-to-glass) system”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 48 pp. 154-164, 2009.

 

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy., “Numerical modeling of bed-to-wall heat transfer in circulating fluidized bed combustor based on cluster energy balance”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 51, pp. 5260-5268, 2008.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, and B.V. Reddy., “Sensitivity analysis of STIG based combined cycle with dual pressure HRSG”, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 47, pp. 1226-1234, 2008.

  • Gnanapragasam, N.V., B.V. Reddy., “Modeling of axial bed-to-wall heat transfer in a circulating fluidized bed combustor with abrupt riser exit geometry”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 51, pp. 6102-6109, 2008.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, and B.V. Reddy., “Performance simulation of combined cycle with Kalina bottoming cycle”, Cogeneration and Distributed Generation Journal, Vol. 28, pp. 6-20, 2008.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, and B.V. Reddy., “Parametric exergy analysis of coal gasifier and gas turbine combustion chamber with emission study”, International Energy Journal, Vol. 9, pp. 33-40, 2008.

  • Reddy, B.V., Mohamed, K., “Exergy analysis of a natural gas fired combined cycle power generation unit” International Journal of Exergy, Vol. 4, pp. 180-196, 2007.

  • Butcher, C., B.V. Reddy., “Second law analysis of a waste heat recovery based power generation system”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 50, 2355-2363, 2007.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, B.V. Reddy., “Parametric simulation of steam injected gas turbine combined cycle”, Journal of Power and Energy, Part A, (Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers), 221, pp. 873-883, 2007

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, B.V. Reddy., “Generalized thermodynamic analysis of steam power cycles with ‘n’ number of feedwater heaters”, International Journal of Thermodynamics, Vol. 10, pp. 177-185, 2007.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, B.V. Reddy., “Performance simulation of 210 MW natural gas fired combined cycle power plant”, Journal of Energy, Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 29, pp. 61-82, 2007.

  • Srinivas, T., A.V.S.S.K.S., Gupta, B.V. Reddy., P.K. Nag., “Parametric analysis of a coal based combined cycle power plant”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 30, pp. 19-36, 2006.

  • Gupta, A.V.S.S.K.S., B.V. Reddy., “Effect of pressure on thermal aspects in the riser column of a pressurized circulating fluidized bed combustor”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 30, pp. 149-162, 2006.

  • Gupta, A.V.S.S.K.S., B.V. Reddy., “Bed-to-wall heat transfer modeling in the top region of a CFB riser column with abrupt riser exit geometry”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,   Vol. 48, pp. 4307-4315, 2005.

  • Nirmal Vijay, G., B.V. Reddy., “Effect of dilute and dense phase operating conditions on bed-to-wall heat transfer mechanism in the riser column of a circulating fluidized bed combustor”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, pp. 3276-3283, 2005.

  • Reddy, B.V., “Fundamental heat transfer mechanism between bed to membrane water-walls in circulating fluidized bed combustors”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 27, pp. 813-824, 2003.

  • Winaya, N.S., P. Basu., B.V. Reddy., “Experimental investigations on heat transfer from suspension to impact separators in the riser column of a circulating fluidized bed combustor”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,  Vol. 46, pp. 71-75,  2003.

  • Reddy, B.V., G. Ramkiran., K. Ashok Kumar., P.K. Nag., “Second law analysis of a waste heat recovery steam generator”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 45, pp. 1807-1814, 2002.

  • Reddy, B.V., P. Basu., ČEstimation of the effect of CO2 concentration on radiation heat transfer in a pressurized circulating fluidized bed combustorČ, Chemical Engineering Research and Design, Vol. 80, pp. 178-182, 2002.

  • Boskovic, S., B.V. Reddy., P. Basu., “Effect of operating parameters on sulphur capture and NOX emissions in a pressurized circulating fluidized bed combustor”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 26, pp. 173-183, 2002.

  • Reddy, B.V., P. Basu., ČEffect of pressure and temperature on cluster and particle heat transfer in a pressurized circulating fluidized bedČ International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 25, 15, pp. 1263-1274, 2001.

  • Reddy, B.V., P. Basu., ČA model for heat transfer in a pressurized circulating fluidized bed furnaceČ International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 44, 15, pp. 2877-2887, 2001.

  • Karthikeyan, R., M. Afsar Hussain., B.V. Reddy., P.K. Nag., “Performance simulation of heat recovery steam generators in a co-generation system”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 22, pp. 399-410, 1998.

  • Reddy, B.V., P.K. Nag., “Experimental investigations on local heat transfer in a circulating fluidized bed,” Journal of the Institute of Energy, UK,Vol.71, pp. 120 -125, 1998.

  • Reddy, B.V., P.K. Nag., “Effect of lateral and extended fins on heat transfer in a circulating fluidized bed,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 139 -146, 1998.

  • Reddy, B.V., P.K.  Nag., “Effect of operating parameters on heat transfer in the lean phase region of a CFB riser column”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 21, pp. 931-940, 1997.

  • Reddy, B.V., P.K. Nag., “Axial and radial heat transfer studies in a circulating fluidized bed”, International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 21, pp. 1109 -1122, 1997.

  • Nag, P.K., B.V. Reddy., “Some investigations on bed hydrodynamics and heat transfer in a circulating fluidized bed”,  Indian Chemical Engineer, Section A, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 103 -106, 1996.

Nag, P.K., M. Salam Ali., B.V. Reddy.,  Heat transfer in a circulating fluidized bed combustor burning indane gas, Indian Journal of Technology, Vol. 3, pp. 9 -12, 1993