Principal, PCE, Mechanical Engineering Department

Email: smjoshi@mes.ac.in


  • Ph.D.
    2017: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay in Mechanical Engineering
  • M.Tech.
    2008: Dr. B. A. Technological University, Lonere in Mechanical Engineering with Thermal and Fluids Engineering
  • B.E.
    1995: Dr. B. A. Marathwada University, Aurangabad in Mechanical Engineering
  • D.M.E.
    1992: Government Polytechnic, Dhule

Research and Consultancy

  • Development of Solar Dryer
  • Design Fabrication and Testing of Pancake type Heat Exchanger for WHR from Producer Gas
  • Enhancement of Shell and Tube Heat Exchanger Using Reduced Width Twisted Tape Insertion
  • WHR from Domestic Refrigerator


Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Utilization of Solar Energy, Modeling and Analysis in Thermal Engineering

Important Publications

  • Madhukar S Tandale and Sandeep M Joshi “Design of Heat Exchanger for Waste Heat Recovery from Producer Gas”, 5th WSEAS International Conference on Heat and Mass Transfer, HMT 08: 25-27 January 2008, Acapulco, Mexico, ISSN 1790-2769, ISBN 978-960-6766-31-2, PP 83-88. more…
  • Elizabath Jincy Johnson, Sandeep M Joshi, R K Sarangi, “Performance of closed loop pulsating heat pipe: A numerical analysis”, International Journal of Latest Technology in Engineering, Management & Applied Science, Vol VI, Issue VII, July 2017 pp 91-94. more…
  • Rane M V, Joshi S M, “Novel Solar Air Heater Offering Early Payback”, SESI Journal Vol. 22 # 1 & 2 June-December, 2015.
  • Milind V Rane, Jignesh R Mehta and Sandeep M Joshi “Solar Collectors for LowTemperature Applications”, Article in SME CONNECT Monthly Magazine, Vol 1 Issue 4, Dec 2011, PP 44-50. more…
  • Rane M V, Joshi S M and Bhave D P “Solar Aluminium Tubular Air Heater” Accepted in 3rdSouthern African Solar Energy Conference, SASEC2015: 11-13 May 2015 – Skukuza, Kruger National Park, South Africa. more…


  • Rane M V, Joshi S M, Bhave D P, Solar Air Heater, Indian Patent 4209/MUM/2014

Awards and Recognitions

  • Member of Editorial Board in the International Journal of Latest Technology in Engineering, Management & Applied Science (IJLTEMAS) an Imprint of Research and Scientific Innovation Society for one year from September 2017
  • Member, Board of Studies in Mechanical Engineering, since October 2015
  • Member of University of Mumbai Local Inquiry Committee for continuation / extension of affiliation of Engineering Colleges UG and PG, Research Centers
  • Recognized Post Graduate Teacher in Mechanical Engineering, University of Mumbai
  • Associate member of core group on Research and Development Project initiated by BRNS, DAE for the subject Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Remote Center Coordinator for the workshops held under National Mission on Education through ICT (MHRD) since June 2011


  • Life member of Solar Energy Society of India, SESI since 2016 (LM/2156/2016)
  • Life member of ISTE since 2008 (LM 56551)
  • Associate member of ISHARE (Mumbai Chapter) since August 2008

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