Collaborations

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 

Dr. Srinivasa Rao Bakshi
Email: sbakshi @ iitm.ac.in

In-situ composites

Prof. M. Balasubramanian
Email: mbala @ iitm.ac.in

Nano PZT

Prof. S. Ganesh Sundararaman
Email: ganesh @ iitm.ac.in

Microstructure and mechanical properties of steels

Prof.K.C. Harikumar                          
Email: kchkumar @ iitm.ac.in

Thermodynamics of metallic glasses and high entropy alloys

Prof. M. Kamaraj
Email: kamaraj @ iitm.ac.in

 Tribological behavior of materials, High entropy alloys

Dr. G. Phani Kumar
Email: gphani @ gmail.com

Microstructure evolution during  solidification

Dr. K. Ravi Sankar  
Email: ravi.sankar @ iitm.ac.in

Mechanical behavior of high entropy alloys, High entropy coatings

Dr. S. Sankaran
Email: ssankaran @ iitm.ac.in

Al- hybrid foams

Dr. V. S. Sarma      
Email: vsarma @ iitm.ac.in

Development of high strength  nanocrystalline / ultra fine grained ASl alloys by mechanical alloying and cryo rolling, Al based in-situ composites, Fe based ODS alloys

Other Departments of IIT Madras

Prof. Kasi Viswanathan           
Email:kasi @ physics.iitm.ac.in

Microstructure evolution in thin films 

 

Prof. G. Markandeyulu                     
Email: mark @ physics.iitm.ac.in

Magnetic nanocomposites

 

Prof. V.R.K. Murthy
Email: vrkm @ physics.iitm.ac.in

Nano multi ferroelectrics

 

Prof. V. Srinivas        
Email: veeturi @ physics.iitm.ac.in

Magnetic high entropy alloys

 

Prof. U.V. Varadaraju
Email: varada @ iitm.ac.in

Nano thermoelectric materials

 

Prof. M.S.R. Rao
Email: msrrao @ iitm.ac.in
Thermoelectric thin films

 

ARCI, Hyderabad (International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials) Dr. K. Murugan (nano TiO2)
ARDE, Pune (Armament Research and Development Establishment) Dr. B. Paveen Kumar (nano PZT)
BARC, Bombay (Bhaba Atomic Research Center) Dr. G.K. Dey (Bulk Metallic Glasses)
DMRL, Hyderabad (Defence Metallurgical Research Laboratory)

Dr. Chandrasekharan (magnetic nanocomposites)

Dr. G. Madhusudan Reddy (Friction welding)

Dr. Bhaskar Majumdar (Bulk metallic glasses, nanocrystalline magnetic materials)

IGCAR, Kalpakkam, (Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research)

Dr. A.K. Bhaduri (Microstrcture-property correlations correlations in weldments)
Dr. S. Saroja (Fe base ODS alloys)
IIT BHU, Varanasi (Indain Institute of Technology) Dr. N.K. Mukhopadhyay (Quasicrystalline materials)
NMRL, Amarnath (Naval Materials Research Laboratory) Mr. Vinay Deshmukh (Al based hybrid foams)
RINL, Visakhapatnam (Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited) (Nano coatings on laddle refractories)
Titan Research Park, IITM (Bulk metallic glass coatings & BMG watch cases)

 

Australia

Prof. Chris Berndt, Swinburne University, Melbourne (High entropy alloy coating).

Prof. Peter Hodgeson, Deakin University, Melbourne (High temperature behavior of high entropy alloys and their coatings)

Dr. R.K. Raman Singh, Monash University (Corrosion of nanocrystalline materials)

Canada

Prof. C. Ravi Ravindran,  Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada (Mg alloys)

Dr. Lukas Bichler, University of British Columbia, Canada (SPS of advanced ceramics)

China

Prof. C. Dong, Dalian University, China (Validation of thermodynamic modeling for estimation of glass forming ability of bulk metallic glasses)

Germany

Prof. Dierk Raabe, Max Plank Institute, Dusseldorf (Atom probe tomography of High entropy alloys)

Prof. Horst Hahn, Institute of Nanotechnology, Karlsruhe (Magnetic nanocomposites)

Prof. John Banhart, Helmoltz Centre for Materials and Technical Univesrity, Berlin (Al based metallic glasses; stabilization of metallic foams; Nano high entropy alloys)

Prof. J. Eckert, University of Dresden (Metallic glass based nanocomposites)

Prof. Martin Heilmaier, Institute of Materials, University of Magdeburg (Nano ODS Alloys)

Dr. Sergiy Divinski, Institute of Materials Physics, University of Münster (tracer diffusion studies on high entropy alloys)

Dr. K.G. Pradeep, RWTH Aachen

Japan

Prof. A. Inoue, Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan (Bulk Metallic Glasses)

Prof. K. Hono, National Institute of Materials Science, Tsukuba,  Japan (Nanoquasicrystallization of metallic glasses; nanocomposites)

Korea

Prof. D.H. Kim, Yonsei University, South Korea (Al based nanocomposites by Rapid Solidification Processing)

Prof. Eun Soo Park, SNU Korea (Bulk metallic glasses)

USA

Prof. Krishna Rajan, Iowa State University, USA (Atom probe tomography of ODS steels)