Prashant Khare


Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering

720 Rhodes Hall
University of Cincinnati 
Cincinnati, OH 45221

Phone: 513-556-5248

Dr. Khare's research and scholarly activities.

Dr. Khare is currently accepting students interested in exciting research opportunities in the area of combustion and fluid dynamics. Contact him with a brief cover letter and your resume at


  • 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.