Professor Dr. Laxman Poudel
Professor (Hydropower and Hydraulic Machinery)
Chakupat, Lalitpur
Fields of Research
– Hydro Power- Hydraulic Machineries

Coordinator, MS-MSDE

Room 204-A, Block-D, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Institute of Engineering (Pulchowk), 44700 Lalitpur, Nepal

Institution of Engineers, India
Bachelor of Mechanial Engineering (AMIE)1992
Kathmandu University, Nepal
Master of Mechanial Engineering2007
Tribhuvan University, Nepal
Master in Business Administration (MBA)2000
Kathmandu University, Nepal
PhD in Mechanical Engineering2013

Hydropower Systems

  1. L. Poudel, B. Thapa, B.P. Shrestha, B.S. Thapa, K.P. Shrestha, N.K. Shrestha, Computational and Experimental Study of Effects of Sediment Shape on Erosion of Hydraulic Turbines, IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science, Volume 15, 2012.
  2. L. Poudel, B. Thapa, B.P. Shrestha, N.K.Shrestha, Sediment Impact on Turbine Material: Case Study of Modi River, Nepal, Kathmandu University Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology Vol. 8, No 1, February 2012, pp 88-96.
  3. L. Poudel, B. Thapa, B.P. Shrestha, N.K. Shrestha, Impact of Sand On Hydraulic Turbine Material: A Case Study of Roshi Khola, Nepal, Hydro Nepal, Journal of Water Energy and Environment Vol. 10, January 2012, pp60-65, ISSN 1998-5452.
  4. L. Poudel, B. Thapa, B.P. Shrestha, N.K.Shrestha, Sediment Shape Characterization of Sand Particles, Using Digital Image Processing, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology (IJERT), pp 283-290, ISSN 0974-3154.
Professor Dr. Laxman Poudel