Group Members

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)


Ameey Anupam
(Jointly with Dr. Ravi S. Kottada, IIT Madras & Prof. Chris Berndt, Swinburne Univ., Australia)

Research Area : High entropy alloy coatings
Qualification : B.Tech. (Hons.), NIT Jamshedpur (2013)
Email : ameeyanupam @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9884733761


Anirudha Karati
(Jointly with Prof. U.V. Varadaraju, IIT Madras)

Research Area : Nano thermoelectric materials
Qualification : M.Sc., IIT Madras (2013)
B.Sc., Presidency College, Kolkata (2011)
Email : anikarati @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9944822478


D. Aravindha Babu
(Jointly with Dr. B. Majumdar, DMRL)

Research Area : Nanocrystaline soft magnetic materials
Qualification : M.E. (Materials Science), REC Trichy (2002)
Email : darvindhababu @ yahoo.com
Phone : +91-8099874314


Bharat Bhushan
(Jointly with Dr. Kallol Mondal, IIT Kanpur)

Research Area : Nanoporous materials
Qualification : B.Tech., PTU, Jalandhar (2011)
M.Tech., Thapar University, Patiala (2014)
Email : bhrtbhushan45 @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-7839429357


Chary V.R.
(Jointly with Prof. M.K. Mohan, NIT Warangal)

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Gourav Mundra

Research Area : Light High Entropy Alloys
Qualification : B.Tech., NIT Durgapur (2017)
Email : gourav.nitdurgapur.mse17 @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-8017487941


Guruvidyathri. K
(Jointly with Prof. K.C. Hari Kumar, IIT Madras & Prof. J.W. Yeh, NTHU, Taiwan)

Research Area : Computational thermodynamics for phase prediction in high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.E, GCE, Salem (2007)
M.Tech., IIT Madras (2010)
Email : guruvidyathri @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-8056040889


Karthick G

Research Area : Austenitic ODS alloys
Qualification : B.E, GCE, Salem (2013)
M.E, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore (2015)
Email : karthickg2013 @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-9003430205


Lavanya R
(Jointly with Dr. Ravi S. Kottada, IIT Madras and Dr. Dan Fabijanic, Deakin University, Australia)

Research Area : Development of processing maps for high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.E, Metallurgical Engineering, PSG College, Coimbatore (2012)
Email : lavanya.metly @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-9597243620


Mayur Vaidya

Research Area : Diffusion behavior in high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.Tech+M.Tech., IIT Madras (2010)
Email : mmayur007 @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-9445828843


Mohan Muralikrishna

Research Area : Thermal stability of high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.Tech., RGUKT Nuzvid (2015)
Email : mohanmuralikrishna9 @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-8374338979


Priyesh P
(Jointly with Prof. MSR Rao, IIT Madras)

Research Area : Thermoelectric materials
Qualification : B.Tech., College of Engg., Thalassery (2013)
M.Tech NIT Calicut (2015)

Email : priyeshpmt @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-9447403625


Raghavendra Kulkarni
(Jointly with Prof. V. Srinivas)

Research Area : Magnetic behavior of high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.Ed., Osmania Univ. (2008)

M.Phil, M.S Univ., Thirunelveli (2005)
Email : rkphy2009 @ yahoo.com

Phone : +91-9440381432


Rahul Bhattacharya
(Jointly with Dr. Dan Fabijanic, Deakin Univ., Australia)

Research Area : Oxidation behavior of high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.Tech., NIT, Raipur (2010)
M.Tech., IIT Madras (2015)
Email : rahulbnitrr @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-9962878997


Rahul John
(Jointly with Dr. Dan Fabijanic, Deakin Univ., Australia)

Research Area : High temperature deformation behavior of high entropy alloys
Qualification : B.Tech., Mech. Engg., Govt. Engg. College, West Hill, Calicut (2012)
M.Tech., Process Metallurgy, NIT, Surathkal (2015)
Email : rahuljohn77 @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-8939775784, 9037176070


Satish Idury
(Jointly with Dr. Jatin Bhatt, VNIT, Nagpur)

Research Area : Deformation studies on metallic glasses through cluster dynamics
Qualification : B.Tech., Industrial Engineering, Mumbai (2012)
M.Tech., VNIT, Nagpur (2014)
Email : satishidury @ gmail.com

Phone :+91-7387896851


Tripta Parida
(Jointly with Prof. G. Markandeyulu, IIT Madras)

Research Area : Magnetic nanocomposites
Qualification : M.Sc., NIT, Rourkela (2012)
M.Tech., Pondicherry University, Puducherry (2015)
Email : tripta.parida @ gmail.com

Phone : +91-9940263869

 

Master of Science (M.S)


Adil Shaik

Research Area : Nanocrystalline aluminium borides
Qualification : B.Tech., Yogi Vemana University Proddatur (2014)
Email : adilmmt01 @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9962746846

Master of Technology (M.Tech)


Nischay Kaushik G

Research Area : Thermal stability of oxide dispersion strengthened ferritic steels
Qualification : M.Sc., BITS Pilani, Hyderabad (2015)
Email : gnkaushik92 @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9940116032


Harsha Kishore

Research Area : Study of the structure-property correlation of brass watch casings
Qualification : B.E, Metallurgical engineering, Andhra University (2016)
Email : harshakishore008 @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9618719528


D. Vivek

Research Area : Grain boundary segregation studies of Magnesium- Rare Earth elements alloy using Atom Probe Tomography
Qualification : B. Tech , NIT - Raipur (2016)
Email : d.vivek07 @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9444050188

Bachelors of Technology (B.Tech)


Sheetal

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Phone : +91-9603109241

Project Staff


T. Gopi

Project Title : Bulk metallic glasses
Qualification : B.Tech., RGUKT, Nuzvid (2016)
Email : gopitalluri549 @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9603109241


Pillari Lava Kumar

Project Title : Functionally graded W-Cu nanocrystalline materials
Qualification : B. Tech., RGUKT, Nuzvid (2014)
Email : lavakumar.rgukt @ gmail.com
Phone : +91-9043346708


Sushanth Kombattula

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Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)


Dr. A. Arjuna Rao
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : The grain refinement of Al-Cr, Al-Zr and Al-Si alloys using Al-Ti-B master alloy
Year of graduation : 1996
Current Affiliation: Director & Principal, Miracle ES Group of Institutions, Bhogapuram
Email : aarao27 @ gmail.com


Dr. K.V.S. Prasad
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : The preparation of Al-Ti and Al-Ti-B master alloys used for grain refinement of Al and its alloys
Year of graduation : 1997
Current Affiliation: Professor & Head, Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, SJCE, Mysore
Email : kvsprasad3 @ yahoo.com


Dr. J. Joardar
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline aluminides by mechanical alloying in Ni-Fe-Al system
Year of graduation : 1999
Current Affiliation: Scientist E, ARCI, Hyderabad
Email : joydip @ arci.res.in


Dr. S.A. Kori
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Grain refinement and modification of some hypoeutectic and eutectic Al-Si alloys
Year of graduation : 2000
Current Affiliation: Executive Director, Karnataka State Higher Education Council
Email : kori.shivu @ gmail.com


Dr. K. Venkateswarlu
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : The thermo-mechanical processing of Al-5Ti and Al-5Ti-1Bmaster alloys used for the grain refinement of Al and its alloys
Year of graduation : 2001
Current Affiliation: Principal Scientist, CSIR NAL, Bangalore
Email : karodi2002 @ yahoo.co.in


Dr. M.K. Dutta
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline silicides by mechanical alloying in Fe-Ni-Si system
Year of graduation : 2002
Current Affiliation: Research Asst. Prof., Dept. of Bio engineering, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Email : mkd16 @ pitt.edu


Dr. Kallol Mondal
(Jointly with Prof. U.K. Chatterjee)

Title of thesis : Thermodynamics of glass formation and oxidation &corrosion behavior of amorphous and nanocrystalline Zr based alloys
Year of graduation : 2005
Current Affiliation: Associate Prof. Department of Materials science and Engineering, IIT Kanpur
Email : kallol @ iitk.ac.in


Dr. G. S. Vinod Kumar
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Fading and poisoning phenomena in the grain refinement of Al and Al-7Si alloy
Year of graduation : 2006
Current Affiliation: Associate Professor, SRM Research Institute, SRM University
Email : vinodkumar.s @ res.srmuniv.ac.in


Dr. T. Venugopal
(Jointly with Prof. K. Prasad Rao)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of Cu matrix nanocomposites by high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2006
Current Affiliation: Wire Business Unit Manager, Welding Alloys (Far East), Malaysia
Email : venugopal.thota @ welding-alloys.com


Dr. SelviDev
(Jointly with Prof. K. Prasad Rao)

Title of thesis : Studies on equiaxed zone formation in Al-Zn-Mg alloy welds
Year of graduation : 2006
Email : dr.selvidev @ aol.com.au


Dr. S. K. S. Parashar
(Jointly with Prof. R.N.P. Chowdhury)

Title of thesis : Size effect on structural, electrical and mechanical properties of Sm, Gd, Nd and Zn modified PZT nano ceramics
Year of graduation : 2007
Current Affiliation: Associate professor, KIIT, Bhubaneswar
Email : sksparasharfpy @ kiit.ac.in


Dr. Animesh Mandal
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Studies on the synthesis and characterization of Al based in-situ composites reinforced with TiB2 particles
Year of graduation : 2007
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Minerals, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering, IIT Bhubaneswar
Email : animesh @ iitbbs.ac.in


Dr. Sashank S. Nayak
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline intermetallics and nanocomposites of Al-TM (TM=Ti, Zr, Fe) alloys prepared by non-equilibrium processing routes
Year of graduation : 2007
Current Affiliation: Research Associate, University of Waterloo, Canada
Email : sashank @ uwaterloo.ca


Dr. M. Ashfaq
(Jointly with Prof. K. Prasad Rao)

Title of thesis : Studies on the effects of interlayers on friction welded Ti-AISI 304L joints
Year of graduation : 2008
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, NIT Trichy
Email : ashfaq @ nitt.edu


Dr. J. Bhatt

Title of thesis : Thermodynamic & topological modeling of glass forming compositions& the synthesis of multi component Zr-based bulk metallic glasses through mechanical alloying & suction casting
Year of graduation : 2007
Current Affiliation: Associate Professor, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, VNIT Nagpur
Email : jatinbhatt @ mme.vnit.ac.in


Dr. S. Kumar
(Jointly with Dr. V.S. Sarma, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Studies on Al-4Cu & Al-7Si alloy based in-situ composites reinforced with TiB2&TiC particles
Year of graduation : 2008
Current Affiliation: Research Fellow, Department of Materials, University of Oxford
Email : kumar.sundaram @ materials.ox.ac.uk


Dr. K. Surekha
(Jointly with Prof. K. Prasad Rao)

Title of thesis : Studies of surface treated AA 2219 alloy
Year of graduation : 2008
Current Affiliation: Product Manager, SAIW, Johannesburg
Email : surekha.krishnan2 @ nmmu.ac.za


Dr. A. Chattopadhyay
(Jointly with Dr. V.S. Sarma, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Studies on hot rolled galvanized steel sheets for automobile applications
Year of graduation : 2009
Current Affiliation: Head, Primary Metals Lab, Quaker Chemical, Kolkata
Email : arnabc.iitm @ gmail.com


Dr. S. Varalakshmi
(Jointly with Prof. M. Kamaraj, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis as characterization of nanocrystalline high entropy alloys by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2009
Current Affiliation: Research
Email : varasun @ gmail.com


Dr. T. Shanmugasundaram
(Jointly with Dr. V.S. Sarma, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis of bulk ultrafine grained and nanocrystalline high strength and ductile Al-Cu alloys by cryorolling and high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2009
Email : ss.thangaraju @ gmail.com


Dr. G. Sreenivasulu
(Jointly with Prof. G. Markandeyulu, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of magnetic & magnetoelectricnano composites by high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2009
Email : srinivas.gollapudi @ gmail.com


Dr. V. Udhayabanu

Title of thesis : Synthesis & characterization of metal & intermetallic matrix nanocomposites by reactive milling
Year of graduation : 2010
Email : udhaya2k1 @ yahoo.com


Dr. Chittaranjan Das
(Jointly with Dr. A.K. Bhaduri, IGCAR)

Title of thesis : Influence of boron on microstructure & mechanical properties of modified 9Cr-1Mo steel weldments
Year of graduation : 2011
Current Affiliation: Scientific Officer F, Materials development and technology Group, IGCAR Kalpakkam
Email : chitta @ igcar.gov.in


Dr. B. Praveen Kumar
(Jointly with Prof. M. Balasubramanian, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Preparation & characterization of micro & nanocrystalline lead zirconatetitanate based ceramics
Year of graduation : 2012
Current Affiliation: Scientist E, ARDE, Pune
Email : praveen0406 @ gmail.com


Dr. K. Murugan
(Jointly with Dr. A.S. Gandhi)

Title of thesis : Development of visible light active nanotitaniaself cleaning surfaces
Year of graduation : 2012
Current Affiliation: Scientist-D, ARCI
Email : murugan @ arci.res.in


Late B. Ramakrishna Rao
(Jointly with Dr. A.S. Gandhi)

Title of thesis : Glass forming ability of Iron and Copper based alloys: Thermodynamic modeling and validation
Year of graduation : 2012


Dr. Ajeet Kumar Srivastav

Title of thesis : Nano W based alloys
Year of graduation : 2014
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, VNIT, Nagpur
Email : ajeet.srivastav @ mme.vnit.ac.in


Dr. Preethi
(Jointly with Prof. S. Ganesh Sundara Raman, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Microstructure and mechanical properties of Ultra fine grained welded low carbon steel tubes
Year of graduation : 2015
Current Affiliation: Tube Investments, Chennai
Email : preethiamin @ gmail.com


Dr. Rajim Ali Mandal
(Jointly with Prof. V.R.K. Murthy, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Nano Multiferroic materials
Year of graduation : 2015
Current Affiliation: Hindustan University
Email : rajimmondal.phys @ gmail.com


Dr. S. Vincent Shantha Kumar
(Jointly with Dr. Jatin Bhatt, VNIT)

Title of thesis : Bulk Metallic Glasses
Year of graduation : 2015
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, BITS Pilani Dubai, UAE
Email : vincentsks @ gmail.com


Dr. L. Sree Vardhan
(Jointly with Prof. M. Kamaraj, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : A Study on Friction Welding of Inconel 718 and EN24 dissimilar joints
Year of graduation : 2015
Email : vckkdmrl @ gmail.com


S. L. Pramod
(Jointly with Dr. Srinivasa Rao Bakshi, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Effect of Scandium on the Microstructure, Mechanical and Wear Behaviour of A356 Alloy and A356-TiB2In-Situ Composite
Year of graduation : 2016
Email : slpramod @ gmail.com

 

Master of Science (M S)

T. Mukherjee
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Grain refinement of Al alloys containing poisoning elements
Year of graduation : 2001

Shasikanth
(Jointly with Prof. V.R.K. Murthy, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis & characterization of nano BZT, BaZr0.08Ti0.92O3 by high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2008

V. Raghavendra Rao
(Jointly with Dr. Prakash Sai)

Title of thesis : An innovative powder metallurgical process for the manufacturing of nanoferroelectric materials with enhanced physical properties
Year of graduation : 2009

Nikhil Charbhai
(Jointly with Dr. S. Sakaran, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Studies on precipitation kinetics & foaming characteristics of Al-Cu-TiB2 in-situ composites
Year of graduation : 2012
Email : nikhilcharbhai @ gmail.com

N. R. Karthikeyan
(Jointly with Dr. V. S. Sarma, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Studies on microstructure and high temperature mechanical bahaviour of oxide dispersion strengthened nanostructured ferritic 9Cr-1Mo and 9Cr-1W alloys
Year of graduation : 2012
Email : karthikeyan.rajan @ gmail.com

Sreeharsha Nandam
(Jointly with Dr. S. Sakaran, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Studies on precipitation kinetics & foaming behavior of Al-Si-Mg-TiB2 in-situ composites
Year of graduation : 2012
Email : nandam1987 @ gmail.com

 

Master of Technology (M. Tech)

 

K.H.S. Singh

Title of thesis : Production of nanocrystalline nickel aluminides by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1995

 


J. Joardar
(Jointly with Prof. S. K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Study on the synthesis of nanocrystalline Cu-Zn alloys by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1995
Current Affiliation: Scientist E, ARCI, Hyderabad
Email : joydip @ arci.res.in

K. Kiran Kumar
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Studies on alloying behaviour in Cu-Ni system by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1996

A. Srinivas
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Influence of process parameters on the grain refining behaviour of Al-Ti-B master alloys
Year of graduation : 1996

P. Ramakrishna
(Jointly with Prof. B.K. Dhindaw)

Title of thesis : Characterization of Al-Li/SiCp composites prepared by vacuum infiltration route
Year of graduation : 1996

 

M. Dey
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Influence of thermo-mechanical processing on the performance of Al-5Ti-B master alloy during grain refinement of Al
Year of graduation : 1998

S. Basu
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Role of Mg in the grain refinement of Al-Si alloys by Al-5Ti-1B master alloy
Year of graduation : 1998

D. Venkateshwara Rao
(Jointly with Prof. B.K. Dhindaw)

Title of thesis : Production of Al and Mg based composites with SiCp reinforcement by infiltration
Year of graduation : 1998


Late B. Ramakrishna Rao
(Jointly with Prof. H.E. Schaefer, University of Stuttgart under DAAD sandwitchMTechProgramme)

Title of thesis : Determination of atomistic free volumes in non-oxide and precursor derived ceramics
Year of graduation : 1999


Sashank S. Nayak

Title of thesis : Studies on the development of nanocrystalline Al-Ti alloys by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2002
Current Affiliation: Research Associate, University of Waterloo, Canada
Email : sashank @ uwaterloo.ca

 

R.V. Koteswara Rao
(Jointly with Prof. S. K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Studies on the formation and stability of nanoquasicrystalline phase in Al-Cu-Fe and Al-Cu-Co systems by high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2002
Email : sajjarkr @ yahoo.com


Dr. Animesh Mandal
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Development of in-situ Al-TiB2 composites
Year of graduation : 2002
Current Affiliation: Assistant Professor, Minerals, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering, IIT Bhubaneswar
Email : animesh @ iitbbs.ac.in

Rajiv Panda
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Development of nanostructured intermetallics in Fe-Ti system for hydrogen storage applications
Year of graduation : 2003
Email : hallo_rajiv @ yahoo.co.in

Prashant Thakre
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Advanced development of in situ Al-Tic composites
Year of graduation : 2003

Manish Jain
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Development of Fe-Al2O3 nanocomposites by reactive milling and study of their magnetic properties
Year of graduation : 2003

 

Bipin Kumar
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Zr based bulk metallic glasses by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2004

 

Nitin Kameshwar
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Rapid solidification processing Ti-Ni shape memory alloys
Year of graduation : 2004

N.N.R. Vijay
(Jointly with Prof. G. Markandeyulu, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis of magnetic nanocomposites based on Sm2Co17/Fe/Co through high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2005

B. Srinivasa Rao
(Jointly with Dr. K.C. Hari Kumar, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Study on the criteria for high glass forming ability
Year of graduation : 2005

Abhimanyu Sahoo

Title of thesis : Mechanically activated leaching of chromite concentrate by reactive milling
Year of graduation : 2005

Hemant Pareek
(Jointly with Prof. H. Hahn, University of Darmstadt under DAAD sandwitch MTech Programme)

Title of thesis : Preparation of porous nanocrystalline platinum supported YSZ by spray pyrolysis
Year of graduation : 2006

P.K. Ray
(Jointly with Prof. K. Chattopadhyay, IISc)

Title of thesis : Influence of thermodynamics and local geometry on glass formation in transition metal alloys
Year of graduation : 2006

Navneet Kumar Singh

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of Ni-Al2O3 and NiAl-Al2O3 nanocomposites by reactive milling
Year of graduation : 2007

Avinash Chetan
(Jointly with Prof. J. Banhart, University of Berlin under DAAD sandwitch MTech Programme)

Title of thesis : Characterization and study of stabilization mechanism of Zinc Foams
Year of graduation : 2007

K.G. Prashanth
(Jointly with Prof. J. Eckert, University of Dresden under DAAD sandwitch MTech Programme)

Title of thesis : Fabrication of metallic glasses and metallic glass reinforced metal matrix composites
Year of graduation : 2008

K. Praveen Kumar
(Jointly with Dr. M. Balasubramaian, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline PZT Ferroelectrics
Year of graduation : 2008

Ch. S.R.L. Prasad
(Jointly with Dr. M. Balasubramaian, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Synthesis & characterization of nanocrystalline BiFEO3/PVOF Polymer nanocomposites
Year of graduation : 2009

Pavan Nukala

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of Zn doped Barium Titanate-Nickel ferrite multiferroic nanocomposites
Year of graduation : 2009


Mayur Vaidya

Title of thesis : Nanocrystalline Cu doped Ni-Zn ferrites and their multiferroicnanocomposites with Barium Titanate
Year of graduation : 2010
Current Affiliation: PhD Research Scholar, MME, IIT Madras
Email : mmayur007 @ gmail.com


K.G. Pradeep
(Jointly with Prof. J. Banhart, University of Berlin under DAAD sandwitch MTech Programme)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline high entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2010
Current Affiliation : RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
Email : kgprad @ gmail.com


Pragna Bhaskar
(Jointly with Dr. S. Sankaran)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterisation of austenitic ODS alloys
Year of graduation : 2010
Current Affiliation : Scientific Officer, IGCAR, Kalpakkam
Email : pragna.bhaskar @ gmail.com

 

M. Sattaiah

Title of thesis : ODS alloysfor nuclear applications
Year of graduation : 2011
Email : satti.bhuphysics @ gmail.com

Senthil Kumar Arumugam

Title of thesis : Synthesis of multicomponent equiatomic amorphous alloys by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2012
Email : senthil.arumugam.89 @ gmail.com

Amman Jakhar

Title of thesis : FerriticNanoODS Alloys
Year of graduation : 2013
Email : ammanjakhar5000734 @ gmail.com


Rahul Bhattacharya
(Jointly with Prof. M. Kamaraj and Deakin Univ.)

Title of thesis : High temperature wear, hot corrosion and oxidation behaviour of high entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2015
Current Affiliation: PhD Research Scholar, MME, IIT Madras
Email : rahulbnitrr @ gmail.com


A. Karthik
(Jointly with Dr. Lukas Bichler, UBC)

Title of thesis : Understanding sintering mechanisms and kinetics of ionic solids by SPS
Year of graduation : 2015
Current Affiliation : PhD Research Scholar, MIT, USA
Email : karthik01123 @ gmail.com

 

T. Vikram
(Jointly with Dr. M. Manivel Raja, DMRL, Hyderabad)

Title of thesis : Microstructural and Magnetic Studies on Spark Plasma Sintered Gd5Si4 –Gd5Ge4 Pseudo-binary Alloys for Magnetic Refrigeration Applications
Year of graduation : 2015


Soumya Mishra
(Jointly with Prof. H. Hahn, University of Karlsruhe under DAAD sandwitch MTech Programme)

Title of thesis : HEA based nano glasses
Year of graduation : 2016
Current Affiliation : PhD Research Scholar, IISc, Bangalore
Email : mishra.soumya3 @ gmail.com


Nivedhitha

Title of thesis : Nanocrystalline light high entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2016
Email : nive.jaya1993 @ gmail.com


Rama Srinivas V
(Jointly with Prof. J.M. Schneider, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany under DAAD IITM Master sandwitch programme)

Title of thesis : Li intercalation in Si-Ti-Ni ternary alloys
Year of graduation : 2017
Email : varanasiramasrinivas @ gmail.com


Sirasavada Ravi Varma

Title of thesis : Deformation behavior of high entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2017
Email : s.ravi.varma07 @ gmail.com


Prangya Paramita Sahoo

Title of thesis : High entropy ODS alloys
Year of graduation : 2017
Email : prangya26 @ gmail.com

 

Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech)

B.K. Panigrahi and P. Biju
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Grain refinement of Al by Al-Ti and Al-Ti-B master alloys prepared under different conditions
Year of graduation : 1993

M.K. Gupta
(Jointly with Prof. A.K. Chakrabarti)

Title of thesis : Corrosive-erosive and erosive wear in cast nitrogenated austenitic stainless steels
Year of graduation : 1994

Sangeet Saurabh
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Effect of hot rolling on the grain refining behavior of Al-Ti master alloy
Year of graduation : 1994

K. Rajesh Namboodri
(Jointly with Prof. T.B. Ghosh)

Title of thesis : Surface study and characterization of SiC
Year of graduation : 1995

Rajeev Kajaria
(Jointly with Prof. B.K. Dhindaw)

Title of thesis : Some studies on Al-Li/SiC (P) composites prepared through infiltration route
Year of graduation : 1995

Himanshu Kapoor

Title of thesis : Development of milling map for the synthesis of NiAl by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1996

Subhashish Batabyal
(Jointly with Prof. S. K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Studies on miscibility gap in Cu-Ni system by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1996

R.K. Jha
(Jointly with Prof. S.K. Pabi)

Title of thesis : Synthesis of nanocrystalline intermetallics in Fe-Al system by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1996

Nitin Agarwal
(Jointly with Prof. B.K. Dhindaw)

Title of thesis : Surface and interface studies in cast Al-SiC particulate composites
Year of graduation : 1997

D.K. Verma
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Influence of ternary additions on the grain refinement behavior of Al-7Si alloys with Al-5Ti-1B master alloys
Year of graduation : 1997

K.M. Haasan
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Effect of casting size on the grain refinement of Al by Al-5Ti-1B master alloy
Year of graduation : 1997

Jyoti Jain

Title of thesis : Studies on the synthesis of carbides by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 1998

Sundeep Mukerjee
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Studies on fading characteristics of Al-10Ti and Al-5Ti-1B grain refiners
Year of graduation : 1998

Atul Kumar and S. Sinha

Title of thesis : Studies on the development of nano crystalline Al-Ti alloys
Year of graduation : 2001

Arvind Nigam

Title of thesis : Studies on development of nanocrystallineAl-Ti alloys by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2002

Lal Bahadur
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Development of Al-Ti-C master alloys & study of its grain refining efficiency
Year of graduation : 2002

Pranav Chandra
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Studies on the development of in-situ Al-TiC grain refiners by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2003

 

Abhishek

Title of thesis : Mechanochemical synthesis using high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2003

Tushar Kheterpal
(Jointly with Prof. S. Ram)

Title of thesis : Synthesis and characterization of granular CMR La1-xBaxMnO3nanoceramic powders
Year of graduation : 2003

Indranil Das
(Jointly with Prof. M. Chakraborty)

Title of thesis : Modeling of fading phenomenon during grain refining of Al and its alloys
Year of graduation : 2003

Vithika Mishra

Title of thesis : Synthesis of Al-based nanocomposites & intermetallics by ball milling & its characterization
Year of graduation : 2004

Krishna Nittala

Title of thesis : Synthesis & characterization Al-TiC & Al-Cu-TiC metal matrix composites
Year of graduation : 2004

Ashish Kumar Mishra

Title of thesis : Solid state amorphization of Zr-Ti-Ni-Cu system by mechanical alloying
Year of graduation : 2005

Pushkar Anand
(Jointly with Dr. S. Kasiviswanathan)

Title of thesis : Organic light emitting diode fabrication
Year of graduation : 2005

Ashish Singhal
(Jointly with Dr. V.S. Sarma)

Title of thesis : Mechanical testing and microstructural studies of dual phase steels
Year of graduation : 2005

Vivek Raghunathan

Title of thesis : Nanomultiferroics in BaTiO3-NiFe2O4 system by high energy ball milling
Year of graduation : 2007

Sahil Sahni

Title of thesis : Influence of synthesis and sintering parameters on the microstructural, mkechanical and electrical properties of nanotitania synthesized by sol gel
Year of graduation : 2007

P. Ravi Kumar

Title of thesis : Modeling the influence of milling medium on the energy input during high energy ball milling for the synthesis of nanocrystalline TiO2
Year of graduation : 2008

Ashok Gurumurthy

Title of thesis : Thermodynamics of high entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2008

S. Aravind
(Jointly with Dr. K. Ravisankar)

Title of thesis : Synthesis & thermal stability studies of nanocrystalline high entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2008

Santosh Raghavan

Title of thesis : Kinetics of Mechanically Activated Reactions
Year of graduation : 2009

Nikhil D. Kamath
(Jointly with Dr. K.C. Hari Kumar)

Title of thesis : Thermodynamics of High Entropy Alloys
Year of graduation : 2009

A.H.V. Pavan

Title of thesis : Nano Al-Cu alloys
Year of graduation : 2010

V. Kaushik

Title of thesis : Nano ODS alloys
Year of graduation : 2010

Abhinav Vaish

Title of thesis : Titania dispersed ferritic oxide dispersed strengthened alloys
Year of graduation : 2011

 

R. Raghavan

Title of thesis : Thermodynamics of phase formation in multicomponent alloys
Year of graduation : 2012

Abhishek Vyas

Title of thesis : A study on grain growth & sintering kinetics of pure metals with varying stacking fault energies
Year of graduation : 2012

Manasi Paraswar

Title of thesis : High entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2013

Chinmay Sonavane
(Jointly with Dr. A.S. Gandhi)

Title of thesis : Reduction in the sintering temperature of nanocrystalline Magnesia ceramics
Year of graduation : 2014

R. Anil Prasad

Title of thesis : Thermal stability of High entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2015

Bhupinder Singh
(Jointly with Dr. V. Subramanya Sarma, IIT Madras)

Title of thesis : Deformation maps for High entropy alloys
Year of graduation : 2016

Email : bhupinder.s.192 @ gmail.com

Jung Soo Lee
(Jointly with Prof. Eun Soo park, SNU, Korea)

Title of thesis : High entropy BMG composites
Year of graduation : 2017
Email : sooshi0886 @ gmail.com