Nitheesh George

Nitheesh George is a PhD student in the Fluid Mechanics group of the mechanical engineering Department at The University of Melbourne. His research involves Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS) of brushfires in order to understand and predict fire behaviour.

His research work is supervised by Dr Daniel Chung (Unimelb) and Prof M Govardhan (IIT Madras).

He completed Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Madras in 2014 and Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Aeronautical Society of India, New Delhi in 2011.