Mechanical Engineering Technology

Khosro Shirvani

Assistant Professor 10 Months Email Lupton Hall, Room T204
Khosro Shirvani, Ph.D. is an assistant professor in the Mechanical Engineering Technology at Farmingdale State College (FSC). His research areas include Tribology, Additive Manufacturing of Metals, Renewable Energy, and Engineering Education. Since 2011, He has worked on projects sponsored by The Boeing Company, the National Institute of Standards & Technology, and National Science Foundation. Over the past 8 years, he has developed and taught novel hands-on skill-building courses with a focus on design, manufacturing and clean energy technologies. He was also involved in creating a certificate program in Wind Turbine Technology at FSC and authored a paper on developing wind turbine educational programs on the east coast.  (“Developing a Premier Wind Turbine Technology Programs in the East Coast: A Novus Industry and Academia Collaborative Approach” at the 2022 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition)
Prior to 2011, He served as an innovation consultant to turbine engineering and manufacturing companies where he provided and oversaw maintenance strategies for a variety of electro-mechanical and manufacturing equipment. Mr. Shirvani is a member-at-large of the Volunteer Orientation & Leadership Training Academy of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and was a 2018-19 ASME ECLIPSE Member of the Board of Governors.

Courses Taught

  • Advanced Manufacturing Processes
  • Quality Control
  • Tool Design
  • Machine Design
  • Introduction to Mechanical Design
  • Mechanical Engineering Principles for Electrical & Computer Engineering Majors
  • Experimentation & Instrumentation Lab
  • Dynamics
  • Engineering Computation
Khosro Shirvani
Last Modified 2/2/22