Suman Basnet

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D Student


4204-WS18, Sea-side, Level 4, Building 5

Research Interests

My research focuses on the investigation of high pressure oxy-fuel combustion and MILD combustion with the aid of advanced laser diagnostics to extract both qualitative and quantitative information of the combustion phenomena. I am also interested in CFD simulation of reactive flows.


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 2020 - Present

  • M.S., Space and Astronautical Engineering, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy, 2020

  • B. Tech., Aerospace Engineering, SRM University, Chennai, India, 2016 

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - 2020: Visiting Student, CCRC, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia 

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • AIAA student member

  • Combustion Institute student member

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)

  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Oxy-fuel combustion MILD Combustion CFD Simulations Laser Diagnostics