- Metal working
- Irradiation experiments
- Post irradiation examination
- In-service inspection of nuclear plant components
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Selected Journal Publications
- Ashutosh Pratap Singh, Rajagopalan C., Rakesh V., Rajendran S., Venugopal S., Kasiviswanathan K.V. and Jayakumar T.; Evolution in the design and development of the in-service inspection device for the Indian 500 MWe fast breeder reactor; Nucl. Eng. Des. 241 (2011) 3719-3728.
- Sumantra Mondal, Rakesh V., Sivaprasad P.V., Venugopal S. and Kasiviswanathan K.V.; Constitutive equations to predict high temperature flow stress in a Ti-modified austenitic stainless steel; Mater. Sci. Eng. A 500 (2009) 114-121.
Awards & Recognitions
- DAE Group Achievement award 2010 for establishing “In-Sodium Materials Testing Facility.”
- United States National Research Council-United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research Resident Research Associateship award, Washington, USA, 1995.
- Optimisation and control of microstructure development during hot metal working, US Air Force Patent No. 6, 233,500, May 15, 2001.