Senior Scientific Officer

Department of Materials Engineering,
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-560012, INDIA

Tel: +91-80-2293 2677
email: padai_at_iisc.ac.in

Ph.D (2016), IISc, Bangalore
M.Sc.(Engg.) (2005), Bangalore
AMIIM (1995), IIM, Kolkatta

Most cited Research Articles and other details

Research Interests

  • The Science of Crystallization-Rapid solidification
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Mechanical behavior of materials
  • Alloys Design and Development

Selected Recent Publications

  1. Simultaneous optimization of power factor and thermal conductivity via Te
    and Se double substitution in Cu 12 Sb 4 S 13 tetrahedrite

    Umasankar Rout, Sahil Tippireddy, Katharina Werbach , Padaikathan Pambannan, Gerda Rogl, Peter Rogl, Ramesh Chandra Mallik
    Scripta Materialia 188, 151-156(2020)
  2. Development of New light-weight Aluminium based alloys with improved
    high temperature performance

    Chandra Shekar P, Eyerus Mulugeta Ckeksa, Femi O E, Chattopadhyay K and Padaikathan P
    12th Asia-Pacific Microscopy 1 (1), 82(2020)
  3. Effects of processing conditions on Solidification Characteristics and
    Mechanical properties of in-situ Magnesium metal matrix composites
    derived from polysilazane precursor

    Nagaraj M Chellaiah, Padaikathan Pambannan and M K Surappa
    Journal of Composite Materials 53 (26-27), 3741-3755 (2019)
  4. Evaluation of electrochemical impedance and biocorrosion characteristics
    of as-cast and T4 heat treated AZ91 Mg-alloys in Ringer’s solution

    NM Chelliah, P Padaikathan, R Kumar
    Journal of Magnesium and Alloys 7 (1), 134-143 8 (2019)
  5. Deformation mechanisms and texture evolution of in-situ magnesium matrix
    composites containing polymer derived SiCNO dispersoids during hot compression

    Nagaraj M. Chelliah, Pambannan Padaikathan M K Surappa
    Materials Science & Engineering A 720, 49-59 3 (2018)
  6. Development of Nano-structured high temperature Aluminium alloysthrough Microstructures control
    Padaikathan Pambannan and Kamanio Chattopadhyay
    The 14TH INTERANTIONAL Conf. on NANO 2018, CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG, CHINA 12 (24-29), 143-149, 2018
  7. Ageing behaviour of equiatomic consolidated Al20Co20Cu20Ni20Zn20
    high entropy alloy

    S. Mohanty, N.P. Gurao, P. Padaikathan and Krishanu Biswas
    Materials Characterization 129 , 127-134 11 (2017)

Total publications: 14