Dr. Gopal Chandra Shit is presently an Assistant Professor in Applied Mathematics of Jadavpur University, Kolkata and visiting associate of the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai. He has completed his Master degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 2001 and Ph.D. degree from Jadavpur University, Kolkata in 2008 in the field of Biofluid Dynamics. He has received several prestigious awards and Honours including Young Scientist award (BOYSCAST Fellowship) in 2010 awarded by DST, Govt. of India and visited University of Paris XII, France for postdoctoral research work during 2010 and 2011, received best paper presentation award in the section of Mathematical Sciences awarded by ISCA (Indian Science Congress Association) in 2007. He has also visited UK and Germany for academic purpose. He has also visited Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore for post-doctoral research for which the fellowship was awarded jointly by IASc., INSA and NASI, Govt. of India. He has published 70 research papers in reputed International journals in Elsevier, Springer, World Scientific, Willey Interscience, Taylors & Francis, Hindawi etc. He has produced 5 Ph.D. students. He has completed 5 research projects sponsored by DST and UGC. His research interests include Biofluid Mechanics, Microfluidics and Nanofluids, Boundary Layer Theory, MHD, CFD, Heat and Mass Transfer and Bioheat Transfer in the living tissues.
Peristaltic transport of MHD flow and heat transfer in an asymmetric channel: Effects of variable viscosity, velocity-slip and temperature jump