Research Publications:

Refereed Journals:
  1. Moholkar, V.S. and A.B. Pandit, "Bubble behavior in hydrodynamic cavitation: Effect of turbulence", AIChE Journal, 43(6), 1641-1648 (1997).
  2. Moholkar, V.S., S.P. Sable and A.B. Pandit, "Mapping of cavitation intensity in an ultrasound bath using spectral characteristics of acoustic emission", AIChE Journal, 46(4), 684-694 (2000).
  3. Moholkar, V.S. and A.B. Pandit, "Numerical investigations in the behavior of one dimensional bubbly flow in hydrodynamic cavitation", Chemical Engineering Science, 56 (4), 1411-1418 (2001).
  4. Moholkar, V.S., M. Huitema, S. Rekveld and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Characterization of an ultrasonic system using wavelet transforms", Chemical Engineering Science, 57(4), 617-629 (2002).
  5. Moholkar, V.S., and A.B. Pandit, "Modeling of hydrodynamic cavitation reactors: a unified approach", Chemical Engineering Science, 56(21-22), 6295-6302 (2001).
  6. Moholkar, V.S. and A.B. Pandit, "Harness cavitation to improve processing", Chemical Engineering Progress, 92(7), 57-69 (1996). [Also see correspondence on this article: Moholkar, V.S., and A.B. Pandit, "Too cautious on Ultrasound Response", Chemical Engineering Progress, 92(11), 10 (1996).
  7. Moholkar, V.S., P.S. Kumar and A.B. Pandit, "Hydrodynamic cavitation for sonochemical effects", Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 6(1-2), 53-65 (1999).
  8. Moholkar, V.S., S. Rekveld and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Modeling of the acoustic pressure fields and the distribution of the cavitation phenomena in a dual frequency sonic processor", Ultrasonics, 38(1-8), 666-670 (2000).
  9. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Mechanistic Aspects and optimization of ultrasonic washing", AATCC Review, 2(2), 34-37 (2002).
  10. Vichare, N.P., P.S. Kumar, V.S. Moholkar, P.R. Gogate and A.B. Pandit, "Energy analysis in  acoustic cavitation", Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 39(5), 1480-1486 (2000).
  11. Warmoeskerken, M.M.C.G., P. van der Vlist, V.S. Moholkar, and V.A. Nierstrasz, "Laundry process intensification by ultrasound", Colloids and Surfaces A, 210, 277-285 (2002).
  12. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Acoustical Characteristics of Textile Materials", Textile Research Journal, 73(9), 827-837 (2003).
  13. Moholkar, V.S., M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, C.D. Ohl and A. Prosperetti, "The Mechanism of Mass Transfer Enhancement in Textile with Ultrasound", AIChE Journal, 50(1), 58-64 (2004).
  14. Moholkar, V.S. and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "An Integrated Approach to Optimization of an Ultrasonic Processor", AIChE Journal, 49(11), 2918-2932 (2003).
  15. Moholkar, V.S. and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Investigations in mass transfer enhancement in textiles with ultrasound", Chemical Engineering Science, 59(2), 299-311 (2004).

Conference Proceedings Papers:

  1. Moholkar, V.S., I.Z. Shirgaonkar and A.B. Pandit, "Cavitation and sonochemistry in the eyes of a chemical engineer", Indian Chemical Engineer (CHEMCON - 1995), 38(2) Sect. B, 81-93 (1996).
  2. Moholkar, V.S., A.B. Pandit and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Characterization and optimization aspects of a sonic reactor", Proceedings of the International Conference and Exhibition on Ultrasonics - 99, 1, 17-22 (1999).
  3. Moholkar, V.S. and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Intensification of mass transfer in textile materials", Proceedings of the 1st AUTEX Conference (Technitex), 204-213 (2001).

Conference Presentations:

  1. Moholkar, V.S., A.R. Sirdeshpande and A.B. Pandit, "Hydrodynamic cavitation for sonochemical effects: Some possibilities", 6th European Society of Sonochemistry Conference, Rostock, Germany, (May 1998).
  2. Moholkar, V.S. and A.B. Pandit, "Attenuation of cavitation intensity due to bubble cluster collapse", Ultrasonics International - 97, Delft, The Netherlands, (July 1997).
  3. Moholkar, V.S., S. Rekveld and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Modeling of the acoustic pressure fields and the distribution of the cavitation phenomena in a dual frequency sonic processor", Ultrasonics International -99, Copenhagen, Denmark, (July 1999).
  4. Moholkar, V.S., A.B. Pandit and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Characterization and design aspects of a sonic reactor", International Conference and Exhibition on Ultrasonics, New Delhi, India (December 1999).
  5. Moholkar, V.S., M. Huitema, S. Rekveld and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Characterization of an ultrasonic processor using wavelet transforms", 7th European Society of Sonochemistry Conference, Biarritz-Guethary, France (May 2000).
  6. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Characterization and optimization aspects of an ultrasonic processor", 21st Annual Colloquium of American Institute of Chemical Engineers (Netherlands/Belgium-Section), Den Haag, The Netherlands (April 2000).
  7. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Mechanistic studies in ultrasonic textile washing", AATCC International Conference and Exhibition, Winston-Salem, USA (September 2000).
  8. Moholkar, V.S., and A.B. Pandit, "Numerical investigations in the behavior of one dimensional bubbly flow in hydrodynamic cavitation", International Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering, Cracow, Poland (September 2000).
  9. Moholkar, V.S., and A.B. Pandit, "Modeling of hydrodynamic cavitation reactors: a unified approach", 5th Conference on Gas-Liquid & Gas-Liquid-Solid Reactor Engineering, Melbourne, Australia (September 2001).
  10. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "Intensification of mass transfer in textile materials", 1st AUTEX Conference (Technitex), Povoa do Varzim, Portugal, (June 2001)
  11. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "On the interaction between textile materials and ultrasound waves", Ultrasonics International - 01, Delft, The Netherlands (2001)
  12. Moholkar, V.S., and M.M.C.G. Warmoeskerken, "The mechanism of ultrasonic mass transfer enhancement in textiles", 2nd Autex Conference, Bruges, Belgium (2002).