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Dr Prashant Agrawal


Department: Mathematics, Physics and Electrical Engineering

Campus Address

E-block, Ellison Building


  • Philosophy PhD July 30 2016
  • Mechanical Engineering BEng (Hons) August 10 2010

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Microheater isolation characterisation to aid the optimisation of a MEMS Leidenfrost engine, Buchoux, A., Agrawal, P., Wells, G., Ledesma-Aguilar, R., Walton, A., Terry, J., Mchale, G., Sefiane, K., Stokes, A. May 2020, 2020 IEEE 33rd International Conference on Microelectronic Test Structures, ICMTS 2020 - Proceedings, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
  • Planar Selective Leidenfrost Propulsion Without Physically Structured Substrates or Walls, Dodd, L., Agrawal, P., Geraldi, N., Xu, B., Wells, G., Martin, J., Newton, M., McHale, G., Wood, D. 24 Aug 2020, In: Applied Physics Letters
  • Rapid and even spreading of complex fluids over a large area in porous substrates, Agrawal, P., Kumar, H., Kumar, P. 17 Aug 2020, In: Applied Physics Letters
  • Challenges and Opportunities in Blood Flow through Porous Substrate, Kumar, P., Agrawal, P., Chatterjee, K. 25 Oct 2019, In: Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis
  • Insight into the design and fabrication of a leaf-mimicking micropump, Agrawal, P., Gandhi, P., Majumder, M., Kumar, P. 20 Sep 2019, In: Physical Review Applied
  • Leidenfrost heat engine, Agrawal, P., Wells, G., Ledesma Aguilar, R., McHale, G., Buchoux, A., Stokes, A., Sefiane, K. 15 Apr 2019, In: Applied Energy
  • Low friction self-centering droplet propulsion and transport using a Leidenfrost herringbone-ratchet structure, Dodd, L., Agrawal, P., Parnell, M., Geraldi, N., Xu, B., Wells, G., Stuart-Cole, S., Newton, M., McHale, G., Wood, D. 27 Mar 2019, In: Physical Review Applied
  • Continuous Focusing of Microparticles in Horizontally Actuated Rectangular Channels, Agrawal, P., Gandhi, P., Neild, A. 23 Aug 2018, In: Physical Review Applied

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