Hearty congratulations to Prof. K.T.Jacob for receiving this year’s Hume Rothery Prize 2018 from The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, UK.
Name of student : Mr. Dinesh Singh Thesis Title : "Application of Bending Tests for Evaluating Creep Behaviour of a 12% Ferritic Steel used in Steam Turbine Blades" Faculty advisor : Prof. Praveen Kumar Date : Wednesday 26th, December 2018 Time : 3.00 P.M Venue : Materials Engineering Lecture Theatre
Speaker : Dr. Sujit Das Affiliation : Postdoctoral Researcher Dept of Materials Sci, and Engg. Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA Title : “Emergence of complex topology in oxide heterostructure” Date & Time : Monday 17th, December 2018, 3:30 PM Venue : Lecture Theatre, Materials Engineering
Speaker & Affiliation : Dr. Pavan Nukala Zernike Institute of Advanced Materials, University of Groningen, 9747 AG Groningen, The Netherlands Title : “Defect engineering for ultra-low power utilization of phase-change memory devices” Date & Time : Wednesday 12th,December 2018, 3:00 PM Venue : Lecture Theatre, Materials Engineering
Name of student : Mr. Biswaranjan Dash Thesis Title : "Strain Hardening in Extruded Pure Magnesium" Faculty advisor : Prof. S. Karthikeyan Date : Thursday 29th, November 2018 Time : 11.00 A.M Venue : Materials Engineering Lecture Theatre
Hearty congratulations to Prof. Rajeev Ranjan for winning this year’s Metallurgist of the Year award, and to Prof. Abhik N. Choudhury for the Young Metallurgist of the Year award (both in Metal Sciences). They received these awards during this year’s National Metallurgists’ Day celebrations on 14 November 2018 during the annual meeting of the Indian Institute of Metals (IIM) in Kolkata.
We are delighted that this year’s NMD award winners list featured two of our alumni as well: Dr. Sanak Mishra (BE, 1968) received the Lifetime Achievment award, and Dr. Divakar Ramachandran (PhD, 2001) received the Metallurgist of the Year award in Metal Sciences. Further, this year’s list of IIM honours and awards features Dr. P. Ramesh Narayanan (PhD, 2011), who has been selected this year as a Fellow of the Indian Institute of Metals.
Name of student : Ms. Rekha M.Y. Thesis title : “Microstructure and Corrosion Properties of Electrodeposited Metallic Coatings Containing Graphene Oxide and Graphene.” Faculty advisor : Prof. Chandan Srivastava Date : Tuesday 20th November 2018 Time : 3.30 P.M Venue : Materials Engineering Lecture Theatre
Name of student : Mr. Chandra Shekhar P Thesis Title : "Development of Wrought Mg-Li based alloys with improved strength and ductility" Faculty advisor : Prof. Subodh Kumar & Prof. Satyam Suwas Date : Thursday 8th November 2018 Time : 03.00 P.M Venue : Materials Engineering Lecture Theatre
Name of student : Ms. Prajakta Prathamkumar Katti Thesis title : “Structure-property correlation in epoxy composites containing carbonaceous nanoparticles” Faculty advisors: Prof. Suryasarathi Bose & Prof. Subodh Kumar Date : Monday 5th November 2018 Time : 3.00 P.M Venue : Materials Engineering Lecture Theatre
Name of student : Ms. Vinila N.V. Thesis Title : “Architecting of conjugated molecules for band-gap engineering” Faculty advisor : Prof. Praveen C Ramamurthy Date : Tuesday 30th, October 2018 Time : 02.30 P.M Venue : Materials Engineering Lecture Theatre