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Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Kanpur, India (208016)




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Utkarsha Sonawane


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Working as: Research Scholar
Hostel Address: IIT Kanpur, Kanpur 208016
Mobile No: +91-9730489122
Email: utkarsha@iitk.ac.in, utksonawane1111@gmail.com
Expected Graduation Date: July, 2023
Curriculum Vitae: Link



  • M. Tech in Automotive Technology from College of Engineering Pune.

  • Pursuing Ph. D in Design Programme from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur.


Research Area

  • Spray Characteristics study

  • Alternative Fuels and Emissions

  • Diesel Exhaust After treatment Devices (DOC, DPF, SCR)


Publication (Journal and Conference Proceeding)

Book Chapter Published

Research Paper Published

  • Sonawane, U. and Kalwar, Avinash Kumar Agarwal, "Microscopic and Macroscopic Spray Characteristics of Gasohols in Ambient Conditions Using a Port Fuel Injection System," SAE Technical Paper 2020-01-0324, 2020.


Awards and Honors

  • Received " Best Oral Presentation Award" in SEEC-IV for the year 2020 at NEERI Nagpur.


Training and Experiences

  • Completed One month course on CATIA (Design and Analysis Tool)

  • Participated in short term course on Advanced Course on Engine Combustion, Diagnostic, Emissions Control and Emerging Fuels held at IIT Kanpur

  • Participated in short term course on Design of Engine for Emission Compliances held at IIT Kanpur.

  • Attended user conference of Converge CFD held at Pune.

  • Presented research paper on Comparative Study of Microscopic Spray Characteristics of Different Alcohols at 3rd Conference of International Society of Energy, Environment and Sustainability held at the IIT Roorkee.

  • Presented poster on Concept on signal conditioning: Temperature measurement of engine radiator by using Arduino at ARAI Pune.


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Last updated on 1st March, 2020