Ongoing Sponsored Projects

 

S. No

 

Title

Sponsoring Agency

Budget

(lakhs)

Period

Remarks

1

Enhancement of Creep Rupture, Hot Corrosion and Liquation Cracking Resistance of Alloy 617M as part of National centre for advanced materials and manufacturing processes for clean coal technologies for power applications

DST/ARCI

272.2

2018-2022

Principal Investigator

2

Evaluation of Steam Oxidation Behavior of Materials under Ultra Super Critical Steam Conditions using a Purpose Built Test Rig as part of the National centre for advanced materials and manufacturing processes for clean coal technologies for power applications

DST/ARCI

81.93

2018-2022

Co-Principal Investigator

3

Numerical modeling of ultrasonic defect response and its subsequent effect on probability of detection (POD) in a Nickel-based superalloy

DMRL

74.22

2021-2023

Co-Principal Investigator

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Completed Research/Consultancy Projects

 

S. No 

Title

Sponsoring Agency

Budget (`. lakhs)

Period

Remarks

1

Development of ultrafine grained FCC alloys

IIT Madras (seed grant)

5.00

2004-2007

Principal Investigator

 

2

 

Characterisation and torsional fatigue behaviour of dual phase steel tubes

Tube Investments of India Ltd.

7.50

2005-2007

(RBIC project)

Co-Investigator

 

3

 

Development of high strength ultra fine grained Al-alloys

ISRO

6.36

2005-2007

 

Principal Investigator

 

4

Correlation between texture, microstructure and superconducting properties in RABiTS based coated conductors

DST-DAAD (Indo-German Project) with IFW, Dresden, Germany

2.30

2006-2008

Principal Investigator

5

Development of high strength ultrafine grained alloys through cryorolling

DST

22.32

2006-2009

Principal Investigator

6

Development of high strength Al alloys

NRB

23.88

2006-2009

Principal Investigator

 

7

 

Investigation of microstructure and mechanical properties of beta Titanium alloy weldments

ISRO

9.9

2005-2009

 

Co-Investigator

 

 

8

Ultra fine grained materials

Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

19.42

2009-2010

Principal Investigator

9

Development of novel thermomechanical processing for Al alloy sheets

Aditya Birla Science and Technology Corporation

2.5

2008-2009

Consultant

10

Development of bulk nanocrystalline materials: Nanoparticle synthesis and consolidation

DST

215.42

2008-2011

Co-Principal Investigator

11

Development of high strength ultrafine grained dual phase steels through thermomechanical processing

DST

37.79

2009-2012

Co-Investigator

12

A new route to manufacture fiber-reinforced metal matrix composites diffusion bonding of ultrasonically welded monotapes

NRB

39.48

2009-2012

Co-investigator

13

Texture properties correlations in electrical steel

Tube Investments of India Ltd.

3.9

2012-2013

(RBIC project) -

Principal Investigator

14

Study of texture and microstructure during superplastic deformation of Al alloys

Boeing Company, USA

10

2012-2014

(RBIC project)

Principal Investigator

15

 

Studies on influence of state of stress on static and dynamic recrystallization

 

DST

43,41,900

2014-2017

Principal Investigator

16

Weld repair of XH43 and XH67 superalloy castings

ISRO-IITM cell

27.6

2016-2018

Co-Investigator

17

In-situ experimental and numerical studies of abnormal grain growth and twinning during annealing of cold worked Nickel

SERB-DST

82.8

2018-2021

Principal Investigator

18

Development of Advanced High Strength Steels as part of Centre for Excellence in Steel Technology

Ministry of Steel

3500

2017-2022

Co-Principal Investigator