Dr Prodip Das is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Mechanical Engineering at Newcastle University. His primary research interests span the broad area of electrochemical energy conversion and storage with a particular focus on the thermo-fluid aspects of Li-ion batteries, fuel cells, flow batteries and solar-fuel generators.
He has about 20 years of experience in the areas of multiphysics modelling and simulation, convective heat transfer, infrared thermography and electrochemical energy devices. Dr Das has authored over 90 scientific papers, including 34 journal articles (h-index: 18) and a book chapter.
He has also been the recipient of a number of prestigious awards including the Dr VG Desa Gold Medal, Dr Chandrashekar Memorial Award in Sustainable Energy and the ASME 2018 Emerging Investigators in Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage.