University of Texas at El Paso


Dr. Ahsan Choudhuri is Professor and Chair of the Mechanical Engineering Department and  Director of the UTEP NASA MIRO Center for Space Exploration and Technology Research (cSETR). He also holds the endowed Mr. and Mrs. MacIntosh Murchison Chair II in Engineering. Dr. Choudhuri’s primary research interests are in aerospace systems and energy engineering. He received his degrees from School of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Oklahoma (MS, 1997, PhD, 2000) and Department of Mechanical Engineering at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (BSc Engg, 1993).

“Basic research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.”Wernher von Braun

Ahsan Choudhuri, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Mr. and Mrs.MacIntosh Murchison Chair II in Engineering
Director, NASA MIRO Center for Space Exploration Technology Research
University of Texas at El Paso
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