• 360 Citations
20142019

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Research profile

Karunesh Kant is a post-doctoral researcher within the Energy Technology group at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e). His research interest includes thermal energy storage, building energy efficiency, solar photovoltaic system, solar thermal systems, phase change materials and material characterization. Currently, he is working on numerical heat transfer analysis of thermochemical materials for thermal energy storage. 

Academic background

Karunesh Kant received his bachelor’s degree from Uttar Pradesh Technical University Lucknow, India in Mechanical Engineering and master’s from National Institute of Technology Srinagar, India in Mechanical System Design. He received doctorate in Renewable Energy from Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology Jais Amethi (An Institute of National Importance Established under the Act of Parliament). He was awarded prestigious Bhaskara Advance Solar Energy Fellowship by IUSSTF and Department of Science and Technology Government of India to undertake a part of his doctoral thesis work at Virginia Tech USA.

Education/Academic qualification

Mechanical engineering, Master, National Institute of Technology Srinagar

31 Jul 201228 Jul 2014

Mechanical engineering, Bachelor, Uttar Pradesh Technical University Lucknow

1 Jul 200830 Jun 2012

Technology, Doctor, Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology Jais, Amethi, India

28 Jul 201431 Jul 2018

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Research Output

Analysis and design of air ventilated building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) system incorporating phase change materials

Kant, K., Pitchumani, R., Shukla, A. & Sharma, A., 15 Sep 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 196, C, p. 149-164 16 p.

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  • 5 Citations (Scopus)
    11 Downloads (Pure)

    Latent heat storage for solar still applications

    Anand, A., Kant, K., Shukla, A. & Sharma, A., 23 May 2019, Solar Desalination Technology. Kumar, A. & Prakash, O. (eds.). 1st ed. Springer Singapore: Springer, p. 293-323 31 p. (Green Energy and Technology).

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  • 10 Downloads (Pure)

    Advances in simulation studies for developing energy-efficient buildings

    Kant, K., Shukla, A. & Sharma, A., 2018, Sustainability through energy-efficient buildings. Shukla, A. & Sharma, A. (eds.). Boca Raton: Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 209-234 25 p.

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  • 3 Downloads (Pure)

    Building integrated photovoltaic: building envelope material and power generator for energy-efficient buildings

    Kant, K., Shukla, A. & Sharma, A., 2018, Sustainability through Energy-Efficient Buildings. Shukla, A. & Sharma, A. (eds.). Boca Raton: CRC Press, p. 109-130 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

  • Heating ventilation and air-conditioning systems for energy-efficient buildings

    Kant, K., Shukla, A. & Sharma, A., 2018, Sustainability through Energy-Efficient Buildings. Shukla, A. & Sharma, A. (eds.). Boca Raton : Taylor and Francis Ltd., p. 165-180 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

  • Activities

    • 2 Workshop, seminar, course or exhibition
    • 2 Membership of network
    • 1 Visiting an external academic institution

    Virginia Tech

    Karunesh Kant (Visiting researcher)
    15 Sep 201715 Dec 2017

    Activity: Visiting an external institution typesVisiting an external academic institutionScientific

    International Solar Energy Society (External organisation)

    Karunesh Kant (Member)
    2016

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of networkProfessional

    Solar Energy Society of India (External organisation)

    Karunesh Kant (Member)
    2016

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of networkProfessional

    Recent trend in solar and Wind energy

    Karunesh Kant (Participant)
    2015

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesWorkshop, seminar, course or exhibitionScientific

    Advanced Computer Numerical Control

    Karunesh Kant (Participant)
    2012

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesWorkshop, seminar, course or exhibitionScientific