Pratiksha Khurpade is a M.Tech (Chemical Engineering) and currently pursuing PhD in Petroleum Engineering from Savitribai Phule Pune University. She has two years of industrial experience. She is working as Member of Anti Ragging Committee, MAEER’s, MIT, Pune. Her previous research work is related to Synthesis of biodiesel from various feedstocks and its blending with petroleum diesel. Currently her research study is on flow through porous media.


Qualification :

    • M.Tech(Chemical Engineering)

    • B.Tech(Chemical Engineering)


Research paper :

    • Research paper 1 : Kale P.R, Kulkarni A.D and Nandi S.(2014) ‘Synthesis of Biodiesel from Low Cost Vegetable Oil and Prediction of Fuel Properties of Biodiesel – Diesel Mixture’, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 53, 19654-19659

    • Research paper 2 : Somnath Nandi, Pratiksha Kale, “A Short Review on Fines Migration through Porous Media”, Recent Trends in Fluid Mechanics, STM Journals, 2 (1), 1-8, 2015.


Experience :

    • Teaching experience : 9 Years 6 Months

    • Industry experience : 2 Years


Particle Technology, Process Instrumentation and Intruemtation Analysis, Catalysis Technology