Dr. Shashank Khurana

Associate Professor & Deputy-Head, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Biodiesel, Bluff Body Aerodynamics, Passive Flow Control, Drag Reduction, Flow Visualization, Hypersonic Aerothermodynamics for Lifting Bodies, Bio-inspired Flow Mechanics
Chamber No.: 248 Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani Dubai Campus Dubai International Academic City P. O. Box No. - 345055, Dubai, U.A.E.

Administrative Responsibilities

 From Year 2016 Onwards
Currently: - 
  • Deputy-HeadMechanical Engineering Department (Since June'22)
  • Senate MemberBITS Pilani (Since Oct.'21)
  • Member, Department Level Selection Committee at BITS Dubai Campus (Since Aug.' 2023)
  • Faculty Incharge, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (BPDC Student Chapter) (Since Feb.'20)
  • MemberDepartment Committee on Academics (DCA) & Cross-Campus Department Committee on Academics (ccDCA) (Since Sept.'19)
  • MemberGrievance Redressal Committee for Students (Since Sept.'19)
  • MemberInstitute Academic Counselling Board (Since July'18)
  • Faculty Incharge, Institute of Engineers, India (BPDC Student Chapter) (since Aug.'18)
  • Faculty InchargeBITS-Pilani Aerospace Society (BAEROS) (Since Oct.'16)
Previously: -
  • Jury Member, BPDC Mantra Awards 2022 & 2023-24
  • MemberInstitute Anti-Ragging Squad (Aug.'19 - July'20)
  • Institute Hostel Warden (Apr.'18 - Dec.'19)
  • MemberDepartment Research Committee (Aug.'16 - July'20)
  • Organizing Committee Member, IMMT 2019 Conference at BITS Dubai Campus
  • Member, Institute Disciplinary Committee (Aug.'18 - Aug.'19)
  • InchargeStudent Affairs-Mechanical Engineering (Aug.'16 - July'20)
  • Convener, iCRAFT2018 Conference at BITS Pilani Dubai Campus
  • MemberInstitute Library Committee (Feb.'18 - Jan.'19)
  • Faculty Incharge, Solar Decathlon Competition (Dec.'16 - Nov.'18)
  • Organizing Committee Member, IMMT 2017 Conference at BITS Dubai Campus
  • MemberInstitute Scholarships Committee (May'16 - Oct.'16)