Faculty

Satyam Suwas
Professor and Chair
satyamsuwas[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3245
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Processing of Metallic Materials
Thermomechanical Processing
Additive Manufacturing
Grain boundary engineering
Texture evolution
Abhik Choudhury
Associate Professor
abhiknc[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3235
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Study of pattern formation in self-organizing systems
Quantitative phase-field models for different phenomena
Integration of different modelling techniques
Modelling and experimental study of solidification
Phase transformations
Abinandanan T. A.
Professor
abinand[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2676
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Phase transformations
Phase field modelling
Aloke Paul
Professor
aloke[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3242
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Diffusion-controlled growth
Microstructural evolution
Ankur Chauhan
Assistant Professor
ankurchauhan[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3690
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Mechanical behavior of materials
High-temperature materials
Irradiation effects on materials
Microstructure characterization
Ashok M. Raichur
Professor
amr[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3238
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Drug delivery systems for gene and anticancer drugs
Nanoparticle multilayers for environmental applications
Nanostructured multilayers for sensing applications
Avadhani G. S.
Chief Research Scientist
gsa[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3246
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Processing science
Materials characterization
Chandan Srivastava
Associate Professor
csrivastava[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2834
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Microstructure-property correlations
Graphene based composites
Electron microscopy
Coatings, Corrosion Engineering
Chokshi A. H.
Professor
achokshi[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2684
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High temperature deformation and fracture
Creep and superplasticity
Materials processing
Metals, ceramics, composites
Nanocrystalline materials
Deshpande R. J.
Senior Scientific Officer
rjd[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3237
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Mineral processing
Biomineral processing
Govind S. Gupta
Professor
govindg[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3240
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Fluid flow modeling in packed beds
Flow of granular materials
CO2 sequestration
Spray deposition of molten metal
Salt-extraction processes
Karthikeyan S.
Associate Professor
karthik[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2342
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Kinetics of plastic deformation in metals
Electron microscopy
Dislocation theory
Tribology
Computational materials science
Kaushik Chatterjee
Associate Professor
kchatterjee[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3408
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Biomaterials (Metals and Polymers)
Additive manufacturing and 3D printing
Tissue engineering and bioprinting
Padaikathan P.
Principal Research Scientist
padai[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2677
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Crystallization and rapid solidification
Electron microscopy
Mechanical behavior of materials
Praveen C. Ramamurthy
Professor
praveen[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2627
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Energy Materials
Organic Electronics
Organic device architecturing
Device packaging
Praveen Kumar
Associate Professor
praveenk[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3369
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Mechanical behaviour of materials
Electromigration: Fundamentals and applications
Rajeev Ranjan
Professor
rajeev[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2989
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Ferroelectric and piezoelectric materials
Relaxor ferroelectrics
Magnetic materials
Multiferroics
Structure-property correlations
Ravi R.
Chief Research Scientist
rravi[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3244
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Diffusion related studies
Mechanical behaviour of materials
Sai Gautam Gopalakrishnan
Assistant Professor
saigautamg[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2342
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Computational materials science
Materials for energy storage and harvesting
Alloy thermodynamics
Subho Dasgupta
Assistant Professor
dasgupta[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2455
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Unconventional electrochemistry
Printed Electronic materials
Subodh Kumar
Professor
skumar[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3239
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Mechanical behaviour of Materials
Processing of light materials & composites
Corrosion
Surendra Kumar M.
Assistant Professor
skmakineni[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3706
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Local structure & composition effects on creep
Superalloys (Co- and Ni-based)
Light metal alloys (Al- and Mg-based)
Cu-based, high entropy alloys
Suryasarathi Bose
Associate Professor
sbose[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3407
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Polymer composites
Sustainable water remediation
Advanced materials for EMI shielding applications
Materials Characterization
Vikram Jayaram
Professor
qjayaram[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 3243
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Development of small scale techniques
Deformation, creep and fracture of coatings
High temperature systems


Visiting and Adjunct Faculty

Sonal Asthana
Adjunct Faculty
sonalasthana[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
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3D Bioprinting and Biomaterials
Data analytics for clinical research
Shervanthi Homer-Vanniasinkam
Brahm Prakash Chair Professor
Personal Website
Basic, translational and clinical research
Prasad K. D. V. Yarlagadda
SERB-VAJRA Professor
Personal Website
Manufacturing
Smart systems


Honorary Faculty

Dipankar Banerjee
Honorary Professor
dbanerjee[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2558
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Quantitative and predictive understanding of materials development
Engineering materials


Inspire Faculty

Upashi Goswami
DST-INSPIRE Faculty
upashig[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2705
Nano based Materials for Cancer Theranostics
Biomaterials for Bioprinting (3D cancer Model and Tissue Engineering)
2D Nanomaterials for sensing


Emeritus Faculty

Kamanio Chattopadhyay
Emeritus Professor
kamanio[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2262
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Co-based superalloys
High-temperature corrosion
Light alloys
Energy materials
Thermoelectric materials
Jacob K. T.
Emeritus Professor
katob[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2494
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Thermodynamics of materials
Solid state sensors
High temperature corrosion
Phase equilibria
Materials processing
Nano science & technology
Fuel cells
Natarajan K. A.
Emeritus Professor
kan[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2679
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Biometallurgy
Hydrometallurgy
Mineral processing
Corrosion
Environmental control
Ranganathan S.
Emeritus Professor
rangu[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91-809880397490(M)
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Nanostructured materials
Mesoporous materials
Metallic glasses
Quasicrystals
Metallurgical heritage of India
Subramanian S.
Emeritus Professor
ssmani[at]iisc[dot]ac[dot]in
+91 80 2293 2261
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Surface and colloidal chemistry
Mineral processing
Extractive metallurgy
Bio-processing and environmental control