Welcome to the Multiphase Flow and Combustion Laboratory

Prashant Khare

Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Department of Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221
Tel: (513) 556-5248
Email: Prashant[DOT]Khare[AT]uc[DOT]edu
Prashant Khare


  • Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA.

  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park PA.

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Calicut Kerala, India.

Honors and Awards

  • Keynote lecture, Atomization of Liquid Jets and Droplets: Theory and Models, 5th International Conference and Exhibition on Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Las Vegas, NV, 2017.

  • Best presentation award: "Multiphysics Modeling and Simulation of Multiphase Flows" at 42nd Dayton-Cincinnati Aerospace Sciences Symposium (DCASS), 2017.

  • Best video award: 42nd Dayton-Cincinnati Aerospace Sciences Symposium (DCASS) Art-in-Science competition, 2017. The video can be viewed here.

  • Invited to serve as review panelist for National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), 2016.

  • William R. Marshall Award 2013 : Most significant contribution to ILASS-Americas 24th Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems.

  • Recipient of Student International Travel Assistance Award by ILASS Americas to attend ICLASS 2012 in Heidelberg, Germany. (Total of 10 researchers selected from North and South America)

  • The Space Shuttle: An Engineering Milestone. Proceedings of the Space Shuttle Symposium , June 2011, Atlanta, GA.
  • Research Interests

  • Multiphase Flows

  • Combustion

  • Liquid Propellants

  • Model Development

  • Data Analytics
  • Professional Service Activities

  • Reviewer: Flow Turbulence and Combustion, Informatics, Combsution Science and Technology, Journal of Propulsion and Power, ASME Turbo Expo, AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition.

  • Technical Judge: AIAA Region II Student Conference 2014.

  • Judge: Georgia Tech Research & Innovation Conference, GT Capstone Design Expo, Georgia Tech Undergraduate Research Symposium, Georgia Tech President's Undergraduate Research Award (PURA).

  • Book Reviewer: Contemporary Physics, Taylor & Francis 2013-present.