Research Fellow

Dr B. Harikrishnan studied Mechanical Engineering at Shiv Nadar University, India before completing his Ph.D. at the National University of Singapore in 2020. After graduating, he did his post-doctoral research at the Department of Biomedical Engineering at NUS on deep learning and biomechanics.

He is currently a Research Fellow for C4T Emerging Opportunities 04 - Ignition systems for natural gas engines with Prof Epaminondas Mastorakos as his PI.

Singapore - CARES


C4T Emerging Opportunities

Research Interest

- Computational fluid dynamics
- Turbulent reacting flows
- Optimization
- Physics-informed neural networks

Key Publications

Google Scholar Link

Harikrishnan, B & Chen, Zhen & Shu, Chang. (2021). A New Explicit Immersed Boundary Method for Simulation of Fluid-Solid Interactions. Advances in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics. 13. 261-284. 10.4208/aamm.OA-2020-0106.

Harikrishnan, B. (2020). Boundary non-conforming methods for fluid-structure interaction problems (Order No. 28828377). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I. (2600888309). Retrieved from