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As a Postdoctoral Scholar in the CCSE Group
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

( Jan. 2022 - Present )


Sawant, S. S., Léonard, F., Yao, J., & Nonaka A.  A Coupled Electrostatic - Quantum Transport Framework for Exascale Systems. (to be submitted)

Sawant, S. S., Yao, J., Jambunathan, R., & Nonaka A. (2023) Characterization of transmission lines in microelectronic circuits using the ARTEMIS solver. IEEE Journal on Multiscale and Multiphysics Computational Techniques, vol. 8, pp. 31-39. 

As a PhD Student in the Department of Aerospace
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

( Dec. 2015 - Dec. 2022 )


Sawant, S. S., Theofilis, V., & Levin, D. A. (2022) On the synchronisation of three-dimensional shock layer and laminar separation bubble instabilities in hypersonic flow over a double wedge. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 941, A7. 

(Referred  Proceedings) Sawant, S. S., Tumuklu, O., Theofilis, V., & Levin, D. A. (2022). Linear instability of shock-dominated laminar hypersonic separated flows. In 9th IUTAM symposium on Laminar-Turbulent Transition, Sept. 2-6, 2019 (ed. Spencer Sherwin, Peter Schmid & Xuesong WU), Springer, London, UK. 


Sawant, S. S., Levin, D. A., & Theofilis, V. (2021) Analytical prediction of low-frequency molecular fluctuations inside a one-dimensional shock. Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 36, 25-40.

Sawant, S. S., Levin, D. A., & Theofilis, V. (2021) A kinetic approach to studying low-frequency molecular fluctuations in a one-dimensional shock. Physics of Fluids (Editor's pick), 33 (10), 104106.


​​​Marayikkottu, V. A., Sawant, S. S., & Levin, D. A., Huang C., Schoenitz M., Dreizin E. (2020) Numerical study of the particle lifting mechanism in electrostatic discharge. International Journal of Multiphase Flows, 137, 103564.

​Sawant, S. S., Rao, P., Harpale, A., Chew, H. B., & Levin, D. A. (2019). Multi-scale thermal response modeling of an AVCOAT-like thermal protection material. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 133, 1176-1195.


Harpale, A., Sawant, S. S., Kumar, R., Levin, D. A., & Chew, H. B. (2018). Ablative thermal protection systems: Pyrolysis modeling by scale-bridging molecular dynamics. Carbon, 130, 315-324.


Sawant, S. S., Tumuklu, O., Jambunathan, R., & Levin, D. A. (2018). Application of adaptively refined unstructured grids in DSMC to shock wave simulations. Computers & Fluids, 170, 197-212.

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