Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Mohamed Razi Nalim

  • Associate Dean for Research
  • Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Mohamed Razi Nalim

ET 215C
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  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Mechanical Engineering, B.S., 1983
  • Cornell University, Mechanical Engineering, M.S., 1985
  • Cornell University, Aerospace Engineering, Ph.D., 1994


Combustion; unsteady compressible gasdynamics; energy conversion; combustion engines; energy efficiency; computational fluid mechanics; heat transfer; thermodynamics; aircraft and space propulsion; biofluid mechanics; engineering education; graduate education, research administration


Pollution control; innovative powerplants; wave rotors; combustion and turbulence modeling; ignition processes; design methodology and optimization; unsteady biofluid flow; biomedical engineering; aerospace education