Faculty List

Brief profile of Faculty of the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Madras.

Ajay Kumar Shukla


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4762
Office: METW 205, First floor
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/shukla/
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: not set

Research Interests

  • Process modeling, control and optimization of iron and steelmaking
  • Computational thermodynamics and its application to high temperature metallurgical processes
  • Application of soft computing techniques (ANN, GA) to metallurgical processes
  • Heat and mass transfer
  • Microwave assisted metal extraction

Balasubramanian M


Professor
Phone: 4767
Office: 201, Materials Processing Section
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/mbala
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Advanced ceramics & composites

Bhattacharya S S


Professor
Phone: 4765
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Superplasticity & Superplastic Forming - Experimental, Theoretical & Modeling
  • Synthesis of Nanocrystalline Materials
  • Consolidation, Processing and Characterisation of Nanocrystalline Materials
  • Metal Forming - Experimental & Modeling

Durga Janaki Ram Gabbita


Associate Professor
Phone: 4780
Office:
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/jram/
Researcher ID: not set
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Gandham Phanikumar


Professor
Phone: 4770
Office: WS405, MJL, Central Workshop
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/gphani/
Researcher ID: B-7915-2008
Scopus ID: 6603383942
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Research Interests

  • Transport Phenomena, Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Manufacturing Processes
  • Phase-field modeling of solidification microstructure
  • Characterization of Materials
  • Solidification
  • Welding
  • Joining of Dissimilar Metals
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Integrated Computational Materials Engineering ICME

Ganesh Sundara Raman


Professor
Phone: 4768
Office: Materials Forming Lab., Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engg.
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Deformation Behaviour
  • Fatigue
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Fretting Fatigue
  • Short Fatigue Cracks
  • Coatings
  • Thermal Spray Processing
  • Surface Engineering
  • Fretting Wear
  • High Temperature Deformation

Hari Kumar K C


Professor
Phone: 4766
Office: MSB 205
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/kchkumar
Researcher ID: D-3123-2012
Scopus ID: 602169551
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Research Interests

  • Computational Materials Science (First Principle Methods)
  • Computational Thermodynamics of Materials (Calphad)
  • Physical Metallurgy (Ferrous and Non-Ferrous)
  • Ironmaking & Steelmaking

Kamaraj M


Professor
Phone: 4769
Office:
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Researcher ID: not set
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Kanjarla Anand Krishna


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4753
Office: MSB 202 A
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/kanjarla/
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: 14056373400
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Research Interests

  • Computational Crystal Plasticity : Finite Element Method and fast Fourier transform approaches CPFEM & CPFFT
  • Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME)
  • Microstructural approach to mechanics of materials
  • Plastic anisotropy and crystallographic texture
  • Microstructure evolution in irradiated systems
  • Materials Modeling

Lakshman Neelakantan


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4786
Office: MSB 105C
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/nlakshman
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: 23985523000
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Research Interests

  • Corrosion characteristics of engineering materials and coatings
  • Electrochemical behaviour of NiTi, NiTi-X shape memory alloys (SMAs)
  • Smart coatings for corrosion protection
  • Electro-dissolution, -planarization and -deposition
  • Micro and mechano electrochemistry.

Manas Mukherjee


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4782
Office: Metallurgy Workshop, MPS 102
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/manas.mukherjee/
Researcher ID: E-8647-2011
Scopus ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Metal foams - processing and characterization
  • Physics of metal foaming
  • X-ray tomography-based structural analysis

Murty B S


Professor
Phone: 4754
Office: MSB202
Personal Website: www.mme.iitm.ac.in/murty
Researcher ID: P-3354-2015
Scopus ID: 35551753500
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Research Interests

  • particulate technologies
  • Nanocrystalline materials
  • bulk metallic glasses
  • high entropy alloys
  • composites
  • grain refinement
  • thermodynamics and kinetics of phase transformations
  • transmission electron microscopy
  • atom probe tomoigraphy
  • non-equilibrium processing

Murugaiyan Amirthalingam


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4784
Office: WS407, Materials Joining Laboratory
Personal Website: https://home.iitm.ac.in/murugaiyan/
Researcher ID: G-8120-2012
Scopus ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Welding metallurgy and welding process development,
  • Automotive steels product development,
  • In-situ 3D synchrotron X-ray diffraction and
  • Additive manufacturing.

Parasuraman Swaminathan


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4750
Office: MSB 205
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/swamnthn/
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Printed electronics
  • Thin films
  • Vapor deposition
  • Doped metal oxides

Prathap Haridoss


Professor
Phone: 4771
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: not set

Research Interests

  • Carbon Nanotubes
  • Fuel Cells
  • Semiconducting Nanomaterials
  • Recycling Printed Circuit Boards

Ranjit Bauri


Associate Professor
Phone: 4778
Office:
Personal Website: https://home.iitm.ac.in/rbauri/
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: not set

Research Interests

  • Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
  • Metal Matrix Composites
  • Al alloys

Ravi Sankar K


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4779
Office: MSB-202B
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/ravi.sankar/home
Researcher ID: I-7676-2013
Scopus ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • High Temperature Deformation of Materials
  • Creep and Superplasticity
  • Mechanical Behaviour of Nanocrystalline Materials
  • Deformation Behaviour at Small Length Scales
  • High entropy alloys
  • Magnesium alloys

Ravikumar N V


Associate Professor
Phone: 4777
Office: Central XRD Laboratory
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/nvrk
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: not set

Research Interests

  • Biofouling & Marine Biomaterials (Understanding Adhesion Mechanisms, Understanding the Structural Hierarchy, Mechanical Behavior)
  • Object Oriented Finite Element Programming to Predict Macroscopic Properties from 2D Microstructures
  • Processing and Characterization of Ultra-High Temperature Structural Ceramics (Eg., Polymer Derived Ceramics in the Si-(B)-C-N system, Silicon Carbide & Silicon Nitride Based Ceramics)
  • Mechanical Behavior of Materials (Creep, Thermal Shock, Fracture Mechanics)
  • Role of Interfaces in Crystalline/Nano-crystalline Materials (Theory & Experimental Techniques)

Sabita Sarkar


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4755
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Sampath V


Professor
Phone: 4773
Office:
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Sampathkumar T S


Professor
Phone: 4772
Office: Medical Materials Laboratory, Adjacent to MSB
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/medmatl/
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • NANOSTRUCTURED BIOMATERIALS -
  • Nanocrystalline calcium phosphate ceramics, coatings & cements
  • Antimicrobial materials & drug delivery systems
  • Bioresorable & bioactive nano composites
  • Nanostructured metallic implants
  • Value added bioceramics from waste such as egg shell, corals etc..

Sankaran S


Associate Professor
Phone: 4776
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • 3. Electron microscopy
  • 2. Mechanical behaviour-microstructure relationship of materials
  • 1.Deformation processing of Materials
  • 4. Stereology

Santanu Kumar Ray


Professor
Phone: 4788
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Somnath Bhattacharyya


Associate Professor
Phone: 4760
Office: Room 202; Materials Processing Section
Personal Website: https://sites.google.com/site/nanoscopytem/
Researcher ID: E-5469-2011
Scopus ID: 56676969800
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Research Interests

  • 1. Studying correlation of the structure and chemistry of materials at atomic scale with physical properties using Transmission Electron Microscopy, 2. Development of new methodology related to TEM/STEM to study materials,  3. Studying nano-bio conjugation using electron probe

Sreeram K. Kalpathy


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4761
Office: Materials Processing Section (MPS) Room No. 101
Personal Website: https://mme.iitm.ac.in/sreeram
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Colloids and Interfaces, Hydrodynamic Stability, Coating and Printing Methods

Srinivasa Rao Bakshi


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4781
Office: Room 205, Meterials ProcessinG Section
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/sbakshi/
Researcher ID: F-7002-2010
Scopus ID: 24177950800
List of Publications

Research Interests

  • 1. Thermal spray synthesis of carbon nanotube reinforced metal-matrix composites as coatings and free standing structures
  • 9. Object Oriented Finite Element Analysis (OOF) for multi-scale prediction of properties based on microstructure
  • 2. Carbon nanotube reinforced ceramic matrix composites having improved fracture toughness
  • 11. Amorphous, nanocrystalline and quasicrystalline composites and coatings by mechanical alloying followed by cold spraying/spark plasma sintering
  • 3. Synthesis of Tantalum carbide-CNT composites and ultra high temperature composites by vacuum plasma spraying and spark plasma sintering
  • 12. Thermo-physical property characterization of composite materials
  • 4. Carbon nanotube reinforced ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene composites for bio-implant applications
  • 5. Thermodynamics and kinetics of interfacial phenomena in carbon nanotube metal-matrix composites
  • 6. Quantification of carbon nanotube distribution in composites and microstructure-property correlations.
  • 7. Nanomechanical property

Subramanya Sarma V


Associate Professor
Phone: 4774
Office: MSB 105
Personal Website: http://mme.iitm.ac.in/vsarma/
Researcher ID: A-1980-2010
Scopus ID: 6602696331
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Research Interests

  • Materials processing
  • Microstructure-mechancial proerties correlations in metals and alloys
  • Materials Characterisation
  • Materials Development

Sundararajan G


Professor
Phone: 4750
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Sundararaman M


Professor
Phone: 4783
Office: HSB135
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Phase transformation and structure property correlation in metallic materials
  • Order-Disorder transformation under equilibrium and non-equilibrium conditions
  • Micro-mechanisms of plasticity
  • Materials characterization
  • Physical metallurgy of superalloys
  • Defect analysis using electron microscopy

Tiju Thomas


Assistant Professor
Phone: 4750
Office: Materials Processing Section 206
Personal Website: www.tijuthomas.net
Researcher ID: not set
Scopus ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • Nanoparticle technology, nanostructure engineering, morphology transitions in nanostructures, functional surface and interfaces, nanochemistry, energy and environmental remediation materials and devices, nitrides, oxides, oxynitrides, ceramic science, physical ceramics

Uday Chakkingal


Professor
Phone: 4775
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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Research Interests

  • aluminium alloys
  • severe plastic deformation processes
  • metal forming

Venugopal S


Professor
Phone: 4750
Office:
Personal Website:
Researcher ID: not set
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