Faculty

 
 

Gouthama (PhD, IISc. Bangalore)

Office: Faculty Building 417

Phone: +91 512 259 7450

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 214

Phone: +91 512 259 7934

 

Lab 2: TEM Labs 107

Phone: +91 512 259 6049

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~gouthama

Specialization: Electron Microscopy, Physical & Mechanical Metallurgy

Areas of Interest: Structure Property Correlation, Shape Memory Alloys, Grain Boundary Engineering, Severe Deformation Processing

 
 

Kantesh Balani (PhD, Florida International University, Miami, USA)

Office: Laboratory of Biomaterials

Phone: +91 512 259 6194

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Biomaterials Processing and Characterization Laboratory

Phone: +91 512 259 7920

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~kbalani

Specialization: Electron Microscopy, Physical & Mechanical Metallurgy

Areas of Interest: Structure Property Correlation, Shape Memory Alloys, Grain Boundary Engineering, Severe Deformation Processing

 
 

Somnath Bhowmick (PhD, IISc. Bangalore)

Office: Faculty Building, 410

Phone: +91 512 259 7161

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab: Western Labs- 312A

Lab Phone: +91 512 259 6703

 

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Website: https://sites.google.com/site/somnathbhowmick/

Specialization: Computational materials science

Areas of Interest: Size dependent properties of nanomaterials, Ab-initiophase stability, Electronic structure calculations, Multiscale modeling.

 
 

Krishanu Biswas (PhD, IISc. Bangalore)

Office: Western Labs-210

Phone: +91 512 259 7720

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 210

Phone: +91 512 259 7720

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~kbiswas

Specialization: Nanomaterials, Phase Transformation, Electron microscopy, Alloy Design

Areas of Interest: Alloy Nanoparticles, Multicomponent Alloys, Deformation Behavior of High Entropy Alloys

 
 

Ashish Garg (PhD, University of Cambridge, U.K.)

Office: Western Labs 104

Phone: +91 512 259 7904

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 105,106,108

Phone: +91 512 259 7263

 

Lab 2: SCDT

Phone: +91 512 259 6620

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~ashishg

Specialization: Electronic Materials and Devices

Areas of Interest: Ferroic and Multiferroic Materials, Thin Film Solar Cells, Thin Film Growth of Materials, Device Processing

 
 

Anshu Gaur (PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

Office: Faculty Building 405

Phone: +91 512 259 7600

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab1: Western Labs-312

Phone: +91 512 259 6771

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~agaur

Specialization: Electronic Materials, Nano-Materials, Device Physics and Device Characterization

Areas of Interest: Materials for electronic devices, carbon based nanostructures, Device physics and simulation, computational materials science

 
 

Deepak Gupta (PhD, University of California, Berkeley, USA)

Office: Western Labs 210A

Phone: +91 512 259 7353

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 105

Phone: +91 512 259 7263

 

Lab 2: Samtel Centre

Phone: +91 512 259 6088

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~saboo

Specialization: Device Materials

Areas of Interest: Organic Electronics: OLED/PLED, Displays, TFTs and Ultraviolet Electronics, Oxide and Transparent Semiconductors, Materials Development: Electronic and Optical, Defects in Semiconductors, Modeling and Simulation of Materials and Processes

 
 

Nilesh Prakash Gurao (PhD, IISc. Bangalore)

Office: Faculty Building-408

Phone: +91 512 259 6688

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab1: Western Labs-209A

Phone: +91 512 259 7757

 

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Website: https://sites.google.com/site/nileshgurao/home

Specialization: Crystallographic texture, Thermo-mechanical processing and Mechanical Behaviour of materials

Areas of Interest: Length and time scale effects in plasticity, in-situ deformation studies, Micro-Laue diffraction using synchrotron, crystal plasticity simulations

 
 

Sarang Ingole (PhD, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA)

Office: Faculty Building-406

Phone: +91 512 259 7089

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Lab 204

Phone: +91 512 259 7974

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~sarang

Specialization: Semiconductor materials, Micro and Nano-fabrication, Electrical Characterization of Materials

Areas of Interest: Materials for photovoltaic applications and energy storage, Self and directed assembly of nanomaterials, Electrochemical synthesis and deposition of materials

 
 

Monica Katiyar (PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)

Office: Western Labs 113B

Phone: +91 512 259 7941

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 105

Phone: +91 512 259 7935

 

Lab 2: Western Labs 204E

Phone: +91 512 259 7915

 

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Website: http://www.iitk.ac.in/mse/emg/

Specialization: Opto-Electronic Materials and Devices

Areas of Interest: Electronic Materials and Devices, Organic Electronics, Thin Film Transistors, Memory Devices, Solid State Lighting, Sensors, Printable Electronics, Spintronic Materials

 
 

Kaustubh Kulkarni (PhD, Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA)

Office: Western Labs-302A

Phone: +91 512 259 6102

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Office: Western Labs-209A

Phone: +91 512 259 6060

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~kkaustub/

Specialization: Multicomponent Diffusion, Thermodynamics, Physical Metallurgy

Areas of Interest: Diffusional & Thermodynamic Interaction in Multi Component Systems & their Applications for Alloy Design, Light Weight Alloys for Automobile & Aerospace Applications, Joining of Dissimilar Metals.

 
 

Tanmoy Maiti (PhD, Pennsylvania State University, USA)

Office: Faculty Building 409

Phone: +91 512 259 6599 / 6994

Fax:

Lab 1: Western Labs 204A

Phone: +91 512 259 6802

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~tmaiti/

Specialization:Electronic Materials & Devices Nanophotonics

Areas of Interest: Clean Energy, Thermoelectrics, Perovskite Solar Cell, Plasmonics, Oxide Electronics, Pyroelectronics, Ferroelectrics, Semiconductors, Memory Devices

 
 

Indranil Manna, (Director and Professor) Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur

Office: Director Office

Phone: +91 512 259 7220

Fax: +91 512 259 0260

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Website: www.imanna.org

Specialization: Nanocrystalline Materials, Surface Engineering, Mathematical Modeling, Material Development,Texture

Areas of Interest: Phase Transformation & Heat Treatment, Phase Transformation, Phase Transformation Laboratory, Kinetics of Metallurgical Processes,Surface Engineering ,Introduction to Materials (Theory),Introduction to Materials (Lab.), X-ray Diffraction (Theory),X-ray Diffraction (Lab.), Advanced Thermodynamics, Materials Characterization (partly), Engineering Metallurgy (Theory), Engineering Metallurgy (Lab.), Engineering Materials (Theory), M. Tech Seminar

 
 

Dipak Mazumdar (PhD, McGill University, Montreal, Canada)

Office: Western Labs-101

Phone: +91 512 259 7328

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs-101A

Phone: +91 512 259 7977

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~dipak

Specialization: Steelmaking, Modeling

Areas of Interest: Process Metallurgy

 
 

Kallol Mondal (PhD, IIT Kharagpur)

Office: Western Labs-113A

Phone: +91 512 259 6156

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs-205

Phone: +91 512 259 7648

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~kallol/

Specialization: Physical Metallurgy, Glassy Alloys

Areas of Interest: Glassy Alloys, Nanocrystalline Alloys, Coating

 
 

Rajdip Mukherjee (PhD, I.I.Sc. Bangalore)

Office: Faculty Building 407

Phone: +91 512 259 6449

Fax:

Lab 1: Western Labs-312

Phone: 6903

 

Email: rajdipm[at]iitk.ac.in

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Specialization: Microstructure Modelling and Simulation

Areas of Interest: Phase-field Modelling, Multiscale Modelling, Phase Transformations

 
 

Shobit Omar (PhD, University of Florida)

Office: Advanced Center for Materials Science Building, 203 (E)

Phone: +91 512 259 7427

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs-109

Phone: +91 512 259 6750

 

Lab 2:

Phone: +91 512 259 6752

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~somar

Specialization: Ionic Conductors, Ceramic Processing, Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Thermal Barrier Coatings

Areas of Interest: Electroceramics, Oxide and Protonic Ceramic Conductors, Structural Ceramics

 
 

Sandeep Sangal (PhD, University of Manitoba, Canada)

Office: Western Lab Extension 114

Phone: +91 512 259 7167

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Lab Extension 116

Phone: +91 512 259 7975

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~sangals

Specialization: Physical and Mechanical Metallurgy

Areas of Interest: Structure-Property Correlations, Microstructural Characterization, Stereology, Image Processing, Development of Web-Based Educational Aids

 
 

Rajiv Shekhar (PhD, University of California, Berkeley, USA)

Office: Faculty Building 416

Phone: +91 512 259 7016

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 103A

Phone: +91 512 259 7694

 

Lab 2: Western Labs 103E

Phone: +91 512 259 7001

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~vidtan

Specialization: Electrochemical Materials Processing

Areas of Interest: Molten Salt Electrolysis, Electrodeposition

 
 

Shashank Shekhar (Purdue University, West Lafayette, USA)

Office: Western Labs-304A

Phone: +91 512 259 6528

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs-104 D

 Phone: +91 512 259 7278  

Lab2: Western Labs-304 B

Phone: +91 512 259 6479

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~shashank

Specialization: Severe Plastic Deformation Grain Boundaries, Triple Junctions

Areas of Interest: Thermomechanical Processing, Grain Boundary Engineering, Machining, Surface Engineering.

 
 

Amarendra Kumar Singh (PhD, IIT Kanpur)

Office: Western Labs-101

Phone: +91 512 259 6810

Fax:

Lab 1: Western Labs- 101C

Phone: +91 512 259 6277  

Email: amarendra @iitk.ac.in

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Specialization: Process Modelling & Simulations

Areas of Interest: Steel Refining and Casting, Extractive Metallurgy, Integrated Computational Materials Engineering, Solidification Processing, Sustainable Manufacturing

 
 

Sudhanshu Shekhar Singh (PhD, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA)

Office: Western Labs-303A

Phone: +91 512 259 6908

Fax:

Lab 1: Western Labs-303B

Phone: +91 512 259 6480

 

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Website: https://sites.google.com/a/asu.edu/sudhanshu-shekhar-singh/

Specialization: 3D/4D Materials Science, Mechanical Metallurgy

Areas of Interest: Nanoindentation, Micro-mechanical testing, Lightweight alloys, Deformation behavior of alloys, Laser processing of materials

 
 

Anandh Subramaniam (PhD, IISc. Bangalore)

Office: Western Labs 210B

Phone: +91 512 259 7215

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 207

Phone: +91 512 259 7147

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~anandh

Specialization: Physical Metallurgy & Materials Science, Metastable Materials

Areas of Interest: Nanomaterials, Amorphous Materials, Epitaxial systems, Interfaces in materials, Crystallography, Quasicrystals
Tools: Transmission Electron Microscopy, Finite Element Method.

 
 

Anish Upadhyaya (PhD, Penn State, USA)

Office: Faculty Building 419

Phone: +91 512 259 7672

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs 208

Phone: +91 512 259 7342

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~anish

Specialization: Powder Metallurgy, Sintering of Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Alloys & Composites

Areas of Interest: Materials Processing, Powder Metallurgy, Sintered Particulate Alloys & Composites, Microwave Processing

 
 

Vivek Verma (PhD, Pennsylvania State University, USA)

Office: Faculty Building-418

Phone: +91 512 259 6527

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

Lab 1: Western Labs-206

Phone: +91 512 259 6949

 

Lab 2: CESE -201

Phone: +91 512 259 6261

 

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Website: http://home.iitk.ac.in/~vverma/

Specialization: Biomaterials, Biodegradable Polymers

Areas of Interest: Protein Patterning, Wound Dressing Material , Drug Delivery, biodegradable Plastics, Water Remediation.

 
 

Visiting Faculty

Satyabrata Das (PhD, IIT Kanpur) Visiting Professor

Office: Faculty Building-403

Phone: +91 512 259 6253

Fax: +91 512 259 7505

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Website: https://sites.google.com/view/sdas-iitk

Specialization: Solidification, metal casting, Physical Metallurgy

Areas of Interest: Metal Matrix Composite, Metal Foam, Lightweight Materials

 
 

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Amit Bhattacharjee , Adjunct Faculty

Office: Western Labs 303D

Phone: +91 512 259 6763

Fax: +91 512 259

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Specialization: Ti Alloys, Melting, Processing, Characterization

Areas of Interest: Physical Metallurgy of Light Metal Alloys