Renu K. Shastri

NAME : Dr. R. K. Shastri
DESIGNATION : Assistant Professor
QUALIFICATION : Ph.D. (Pursuing), M.Tech (Production), BTech. (Production)

  • Pursuing Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from VIT Vellore, VIT University since Dec 2016.
  • M.Tech. in Production Engineering from COEP, Pune Pune University in 2015.
  • BTech in Production Engineering from Shri Guru Gobind Singhji Institute of Engineering and Technology, Nanded in 2012.


Renu Shastri is an Assistant Professor in the School of Mechanical and Civil Engineering at the MIT Academy of Engineering, Pune. She has research interests in Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering and machining. She is Pursuing her PhD in Non-conventional machining domain at Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore. Her work has been published in Arabian journal for science and engineering and Materials Today: Proceedings.

FORE FRONT AREA OF RESEARCH: Manufacturing, Machining and Industrial

CONTACT : 020-30253500 Ext. 1266
EXPERIENCE : Teaching: 7 years and 2 months Research: 04 Years and 08 Months

  • Faculty Advisor for “SAE BAJA 2016” held at Pithampur, Indore and college secured 76th rank out of 150 teams at all India level
  • Faculty Advisor For SUPRA SAEINDIA 2011


Invited as Reviewer for Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies a Scopus-indexed journal.


Member of SAE, India


  • Shastri, R. K., & Mohanty, C. P. (2021). Sustainable electrical discharge machining of Nimonic C263 superalloy. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 46(8), 7273-7293.
  • Shastri, R. K., Mohanty, C. P., Dash, S., Gopal, K. M. P., Annamalai, A. R., & Jen, C. P. (2022). Reviewing Performance Measures of the Die-Sinking Electrical Discharge Machining Process: Challenges and Future Scopes. Nanomaterials, 12(3), 384.
  • Shastri, R. K., & Mohanty, C. P. (2022). A Cost Effective Approach to Explore the Electrical Discharge Machined Surface Characteristics of Nimonic C263 Superalloy. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 1-20.
  • NARWADE, P., PISE, D., & SHASTRI, R. Study Of Process Parameters Affecting 2d Vibration Assisted Gasbag Polishing Technique. JournalNX, 3(11), 50-57.


  • Shastri, R. K., & Mohanty, C. P. (2020). Machinability investigation on Nimonic C263 alloy in electric discharge machine. Materials Today: Proceedings, 26, 529-533.
  • Shastri, R. K., Mohanty, C. P., & Jadhav, P. S. (2019). Study of the Effect of Cryogenically treated tools during Rapid Drill Electro-discharge machining of Ti-6Al-4V alloy. Materials Today: Proceedings, 18, 3122-3127.