Head Department of Aeronautical Engineering

Gp Capt Salam

Name :
Group Captain Md. Abdus Salam, Head of the AE Department
Designation :
Head of the Department
Contact Information :
Department of Aeronautical Engineering (AE) Military Institute of Science and Technology (MIST) Mirpur Cantonment, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh.
Telephone :
+88-02-8000267, +8
Cell Phone :
Fax :
Email :
Education :
Masters of Science in Aeronautical Engineering (China)
Institute : Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
Year Obtained : 1996 

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Institute : Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
Year Obtained : 1988 

Masters of Defence Studies
Institute : Bangladesh National University (NU)
Year Obtained : 2003 

Working Experience  

Professor and Head of the Department

AE Department, MIST

Sept 2008 Till Date

Instructor Class A, Acting Head and GSO-II

March 2003 to June 2005, July 2007 to Sept 2008, Nov 2009 to April 2000


Research Area  

[1] Design and fabrication of lunar robot (Participated in NASA’s 3rd Lunabotics Mining Competition 2012)
[2] Design and Analysis of Unmanned Air Vehicle (UAV) By Using NACA 0012 Aerofoil Profile
[3] Design and Development of a wind mill in Bangladesh prospects.
[4] Design and Construction of a subsonic wind tunnel and study of aerodynamics over a full body aircraft.
[5] Study on Mechanical Product Based Small and Medium Enterprises of Bangladesh and Improvement of a Selected Product.

Subjects Taught  

AEAS 101, Introduction to Aeronautical Engineering, 3.00 Credit Hours

AEAS 207, Basic Thermodynamics, 3.00 Credit Hours

AEAS 303, Applied Aerodynamics and CFD, 4.00 Credit Hours

AEAS 413, Space Engineering, 3.00 Credit Hours

AEAS 423, Aerospace Management, 3.00 Credit Hours

AEAS 419, Maintenence Management and Repair of Aircraft, 3.00 Credit Hours

ME    453, Aircraft and Aero-engine Structure, 3.00 Credit Hours

ME    263, ntroduction to Mechanical Engineering, 3.00 Credit Hours

ME    331, Production Process, 3.00 Credit Hours

Teaching Interests  


Aeronautical Engineering

Production Process

Applied Aerodynamics

Space Engineering

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Aircraft Structure Analysis

Publication :
Conference Paper
1.Jahangir, G. M., Salam, A. “Aerodynamic Characteristics of Biplane Configurations Using NACA 0024 Profile”, ICME 2007, BUET, Dhaka.

2.A Review on Jet Noise Reduction, Global Engineering Science and Technology Conference, Dhaka, GpCaptAbdus Salam ,GpCapt NC Chattopadhay, Md Jalal Uddin Rumi and H.E.M. Zahidul Islam Enus, 28-29 Dec 2012

3.An Overview on Recent Green AviationTechnology, GpCaptAbdusalam and H.E.M. Zahidul Islam Enus, Proceedings of Global Engineering, Science and Technology Conference, ISBN: 978-1-922069-17-7,28 – 29 December 2012.

4.Study on Mechanical Product Based Small and Medium Enterprises of Bangladesh and Improvement of A Selected Product, Galaxy, Vol-2, pp 26-30 [ISSN: 2073-6444], Md. Abdus Salam, BhuiyanShameemMahmoodEbnaHai.

5.An Overview on Recent Green Aviation Technology, GpCaptAbdus Salam, H.E.M. Zahidul Islam Enus, Global Engineering Science and Technology Conference, Dhaka, 28-29 Dec 2012.


Journal Paper
1.MdAbdus Salam, Md Jalal Uddin Rumi, NC Chattopadhay, “Aerodynamic Analysis of Flapping Wing Over Fixed Wing” IACSIT International Journal of Engineering & Technology, Volume 6, No 2 April 2013.

2.BhuiyanShameemMahmoodEbnaHai, Md. Abdus Salam. “Study of Aerodynamics of a Cricket Ball”. vol 1, pp 23-25, Galaxy, 2009 [ISSN: 1999-2009].

3.Md. Abdus Salam, BhuiyanShameemMahmoodEbnaHai. “Study on Mechanical Product Based Small and Medium Enterprises of Bangladesh and Improvement of A Selected Product”. vol 2, pp 26-30, Galaxy, 2010 [ISSN: 2073-6444].

4.MdAbdus Salam, NC Chattopadhyay. “TOGETHER WE GROW….. In the limitless sky”.vol 1, pp 32-34, MIST Journal, 2012[ISSN: 2224-2007].

5.MdAbdus Salam, NcChattopadhyay, Jalal UddinRumi ,H.E.M.Zahidul Islam Eunus. “JET NOISE MENACE: AREVIEW. vol 1, pp 62-70, MIST Journal, 2012[ISSN: 2224-2007].

6.GpCaptMdAbdus Salam, GpCaptNcChattopadhyay, NazifaTasnim&Asif Bin Hossain. “ROLE OF CHEVRONS IN ENGINE NOISE CONTROL”. vol 2, pp 61-68, MIST Journal, 2013[ISSN: 2224-2007].

7.GpCaptMdAbdus Salam, Dr M. A Taherali, S. M. Anwarul Aziz, AsifIqbal, Md. MijanurRahman&IstaqurRahman. “DESIGN AND FEBRICATION OF BENCH MOUNTED CLOSED LOOP WIND TUNNEL”. vol 2, pp 69-74, MIST Journal, 2013[ISSN: 2224-2007].

8.CEASIOM: An Open Source Multi Module Conceptual Aircraft Design Tool, International Journal of Engineering Research & Technology (IJERT), ISSN 2278-0181, Vol. 2 Issue 7, Jul 2013, Md. Abdus Salam, Md. RayhanAfsar, Md. Abu HorairaBanna, Md Jalal Uddin Rumi.


Book Published
1. GpCaptAbdus Salam, Departmentsl Head AE and BhuiyanShameedMahmood (Ex-faculty) has written a book named “Study of Aerodynamics of a Cricket Ball” published by LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN: 978-3-659-29532-4.

Last updated on Wednesday, July 01, 2015