Niraj Panthi

Ph.D. Students

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

My research interests are in the area of development of advanced laser diagnostics techniques for the high pressure engine combustion applications.


  • ​Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering Program, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia (2019 - Present)
  • M Tech (Research ) in Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India (2019)
  • Bachelor in Aeronautical Engineering, NMIT, Bangalore, India (2015)


  • ​KAUST Fellowship for Ph.D, 2019
  • MHRD Fellowship for M Tech (Research), 2016
  • Indian Embassy Fellowship for Bachelor in Engineering, 2011

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)
  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Laser Diagnostics Aerodynamics High Pressure Engine Combustion Supersonic Flows Shock waves