Anirban Guha

PhD (UBC, Vancouver)

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Research interests



  • PhD (The University of British Columbia)
    Thesis Title: Two dimensional hydrodynamic instabilities in shear flows



  • A. Guha, C. R. Mechoso, C. S. Konor and R. P. Heikes, "Modeling Rossby wave breaking in the Southern Spring Stratosphere", Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (submitted). [pdf]

  • A. Guha and G. A. Lawrence, "A wave interaction approach to studying non-modal homogeneous and stratified shear instabilities", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 755, 336-364 (2014).[pdf]

  • A. Guha and G. A. Lawrence, "Estuary classification revisited", Journal of Physical Oceanography, 43, pp. 1566-1571 (2013). [pdf]

  • A. Guha, M. Rahmani and G. A. Lawrence, "Evolution of a barotropic shear layer into elliptical vortices." Physical Review E., 87, 013020, (2013). [pdf]

  • A. Guha and I. A. Frigaard, "On the stability of plane Couette-Poiseuille flow with uniform crossflow." Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 656, pp. 417-447, (2010). [pdf]

  • David Crighton fellowship, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP).

  • University of Cambridge, 2013.

  • Earl R. Peterson memorial scholarship, The University of British Columbia, 2013.

  • Faculty of applied science graduate award, The University of British Columbia, 2013.

  • Four year fellowship, The University of British Columbia, 2009 - 2012.


Old SAC 212A (EnGeo Fluids Lab)
Department of Mechanical Engineering
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-6532 (O)

Email: aguha[AT]


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