DR. ASIT KUMAR KHANRA

Associate Professor

Department of Metallurgical & Material Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: asit@nitw.ac.in,asit_iitkgp@yahoo.com

: 919701578514, 8332969386

Interests: Powder Metallurgy, Processing of Advanced Ceramics, Corrosion, Biomaterials, Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) and Deformation behaviour etc.

 Course Taught Previously

SL

Course Title

UG Level / PG Level

Year

No of times Taught

1

Concept of Materials Processing & Microstructure Evolution

PG - Materials Technology/ Industrial Metallurgy

2012-2014

04

2

Phase Transformation & Heat Treatment

UG- Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2012-2021

08

3

Powder Metallurgy

UG- Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2013-2020

06

4

Powder Processing Technology / Particulate Materials

PG - Indus Metallurgy/ Materials Technology

2014-2016

04

5

Heat Treatment

UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2008-2011

04

6

Materials Technology

UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2009-2013

05

7

Materials Engineering

UG - Mechanical Engineering

2008-2010

02

8

Advanced Metal Working

PG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2012-2013

01

9

Metal Forming Techniques

UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2009-2010

02

10

Corrosion Engineering

UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2009-2012

03

11

Basic Engineering Elective

UG - Civil Engineering & Other Departments

2009, 2012

02

12

Powder Metallurgy

PG - Additive Manufacturing

2014-2018

04

13

Materials Processing

PG -  Materials Technology/ Industrial Metallurgy

2015-201804 

14

Powder Metallurgy

UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

2016-201904
15Materials Processing PG -  Materials Technology/ Industrial Metallurgy2015-201804

 

Courses Currently Being Taught (July 2021 - December 2021)

 SL 

Course Title 

  UG Level / PG Level

Year

 
 1

  Powder Metallurgy

  UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering 2021-2022 
2

 Powder Metallurgy Lab

  UG - Metallurgical & Materials Engineering2021-2022 

 

Journal Publication Details: 

  

Author

Title

Journal Name

Vol. Page. Year.

A. K. Khanra, L.C. Pathak, S. K. Mishra and M. M. Godkhindi

Production of TiB2 Whisker and Particles

Transactions of Powder Metallurgy Association of India (Publisher: PMAI)


29, 163-165, 2003

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak, S. K. Mishra and M. M. Godkhindi

Self-Propagating High- Temperature Synthesis of Ultrafine ZrB2 powder

Journal of Material Science Letter (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 1.855)

22 (17), 2003, 1189-1191

A. K. Khanra

Oxidation Behaviour of Zirconium diboride

Journal of Australasian Ceramic Society (www.austceram.com)

39 (2), 2003, 114-118.

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak, S. K. Mishra and M. M. Godkhindi

Effect of NaCl on the Synthesis of TiB2 powder by a SHS Technique

Materials Letter (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 2.194)

58 (5), 2004, 733-738.

Asit Kumar Khanra, Lokesh Chandra Pathak and Mahadev Malhar Godkhindi

Comparative Sintering Behaviour of SHS Produced nano-sized Titanium diboride Powder

Journal of American Ceramic Society (Publisher: Blackwell, Impact Factor: 2.167)

88 (6), 2005, 1619-1621.

A. K. Khanra and A. Khanra

Electrical Discharge Machining of MoSi2 Produced by Hotpress

Journal of Materials Science (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 1.855)

40 (9), 2005, 3027-3030.

A. K. Khanra and M. M. Godkhindi

Effect of Ni Additives on Pressureless Sintering of SHS ZrB2

Advances in Applied Ceramics (Publisher: Maney, Impact Factor: 0.726)

104 (32), 2005, 273-276.

A. K. Khanra and M. M. Godkhindi

Synthesis of Boron carbide by Self-Propagating High-Temperature Synthesis

Journal of Australasian Ceramic Society (www.austceram.com)

41 (1), 2005, 30-35.

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak, S. K. Mishra and M. M. Godkhinidi

Sintering of Ultrafine Zirconium diboride Powder Prepared by a modified SHS Technique

Advances in Applied Ceramics (Publisher: Maney, Impact Factor: 0.726)

104 (32), 2005, 1-3.

A. K. Khanra and M. M. Godkhindi

Electrical Discharge Machining Behaviour of Ni3Al

Transaction of Indian Ceramic Society (Publisher: Indian Ceram. Soc., Impact Factor: 0.225)

65 (2), 2006, 101-104.

A. K. Khanra, S. Patra and M. M. Godkhindi

Electrical Discharge Machining Studies on Reactive Sintered FeAl

Bulletin of Material Science (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 0.944)

29 (3), 2006, 227-280.

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Microanalysis of Debris formed during Electrical Discharge Machining

Journal of Materials Science (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 1.855)

42 (3), 2007, 872-877.

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Sintering Behaviour of TiB2 powder Prepared by SHS Technique

Materials Science & Engineering A (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 2.090)

454-455 (4), 2007, 281-287.

A. K. Khanra, B, R. Sarkar, B. Bhattacharya, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Performance of ZrB2-Cu Composite as an EDM Electrode

Journal of Materials Processing Technology (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 1.567)

183 (1) 2007, 112-126.

A. K. Khanra

Production of Boron carbide Powder by Carbothermal Synthesis of gel Material

Bulletin of Material Science (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 0.944)

30 (2) 2007, 93-96.

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Carbothermal Synthesis of ZrB2 Whisker

Advances in Applied Ceramics (Publisher: Maney, Impact Factor: 0.726)

106 (3) 2007, 155-160

A. K. Khanra

Reaction Chemistry during Self-Propagating High-Temperature Synthesis (SHS) of H3BO3-ZrO2-Mg System

Materials Research Bulletin (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 2.145)

42 (12) 2007, 2224-2229

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Double SHS of ZrB2 Powder

Journal of Materials Processing Technology (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 1.567)

202 (3), 2008, 386-390

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Application of new EDM Tool Material

Bulletin of Material Science (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 0.944)

32, 1-5, 2009

A. K. Khanra, S. H. Yu, H. C Jung, K. S. Hong and K. S. Shin Chul Jung, Seung Hoon Yu

Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Mg-HAP Composites

Bulletin of Material Science (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 0.944)

33 (1), 1-5, 2010


A. K. Khanra, H. C Jung, K. S. Hong and K. S. Shin

Comparative Property Study on Extruded Mg-HAP and ZM61-HAP Composites

Materials Science & Engineering A (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 2.090)

527, 2010, 6283-6288.

Saikumar Gadakary, Asit Kumar Khanra and Veerababu R

Production of Nanocrystalline TiB2 powder through Self-Propagating High Temperature Synthesis (SHS) of H3BO3-TiO2-Mg Mixture

Advanced in Applied Ceramics (Publisher: Many, Impact Factor: 0.688)

113 (2014) 419-423.

Dasslegn Wogaso W, Davidson M. J and Asit Kumar Khanra

Studies on formability of Powder Metallurgical Aluminium-Copper Composites 

 Materials & Design (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 2.913)

 53 (2014) 151-159.

 Dasslegn Wogaso W, Davidson M. J and Asit Kumar Khanra

 Friction factor evaluation using experimental and finite element method for Al-4% Cu preform

 J. Mat. Engg & Performance (Publisher: Springer, Impact Factor: 0.981)

 23 (2014) 3058-3068.

Desalegn Wogaso, Davidson M. J. and A. K. Khanra

 Constructive Modeling of P/M processed Al-4 % Cu preforms during compression at elevated temperature

 Materials & Design (Publisher: Elsevier, Impact Factor: 2.913) 

 65 (2015) 83-93.

Desalegn Wogaso, Davidson M.J, A. K. Khanra

Prediction of ductile fracture initiation for powder metallurgical aluminium-copper preforms using FEM

International Journal of Mechanical & Materials Engineering

(10 (8), 1-8, 2015

Karanja Avinash, Madireddy Buchi Suresg, Asit Kumar Khanra, and Roy Johnson

Synthesis, extrusion processing and ionic conductivity measurements of sodium beta tubes

Processing and Application of Ceramics

9 (3), 131-138, 2015

Saikumar Gadakary, Asit Kumar Khanra and M J Davidson

Workability behaviour on Cu- TiB2 powder metallurgy preforms during cold upsetting          

Materials and Technology

50 (3), 376-380, 2016

Saikumar Gadakary, R. Veerababu, M J Davidson Asit K Khanra

Effect of synthesis on the purity and particle size of ZrB2 powder

Journal of Mining and Metallurgy: section B, Metallurgy

52 (1), 69-76, 2016

Desalegn Wogaso, Davidson M.J, A. K. Khanra

Evaluation of friction of powder metallurgical Al-4wt%Cu preforms by employing ring compression test and FEM in hot compression test

Transaction of Indian Institute of Metals (Publisher: Springer)

69 (5), 1031-1041 (2016) 

 

 

 

Venkata Phanindra Bogu, Yennam Ravi Kumar and  Khanra Asit Kumar

3D Printed, Customized Cranial Implant for Surgical Planning

J. Inst. Eng. India Ser. C

 

 99 (3), 255–259, 2016

 

P. Biswas, K. Varaprasad, P. Ramavath, M. Buchi Suresh, A. K. Khanra &

R. Johnson

Development of Cordierite Based Reticulated Foams with Improved Mechanical Properties for Porous Burner Applications

Transaction of Indian Ceramic Society

76 (1), 56-61, 2017

V Phanindra Bogu, Y Ravi Kumar & Asit                Kumar Khanra

Homogenous scaffold-based cranial/skull implant modelling and structural analysis —unit cell algorithm-meshless approach

Medical & Biological Engineering &

Computing

 55 (11), 2053-2065, 2017

 

 

 

Bryan Heer, Himanshu Sahasrabudhe, Asit Kumar Khanra, and Amit Bandyopadhyay

Boron nitride-reinforced SS316 composite: influence of laser processing parameters on microstructure  and wear resistance

Journal of Material Science

 52 (6):10829–10839, 2017

Liangming Yan, Di An, Ge Shi, Mingzhe Bian, Asit Kumar Khanra, and Huiting Wang

A Comparative Study of Constitutive and Neural Network

Models for Flow Behavior of Mg-5.9Zn-1.6Zr-1.6Nd-0.9Y                 Alloy and Processing Maps

Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance

 

 

26 (5), 2368-2376, 2017

 

 

 

Asit Kumar Khanra

Awareness of Materials Engineering: An Indian Culture Perspective

Journal of Materials Education

39 (5-6) 209-222 (2017)

Kanike Rajesh, Vattaparambil Shipin, Papiya Biswas, Asit Kumar Khanra &

Roy Johnson

Mechanical Behavior of Alumina based Reticulated Foams Encapsulated and Infiltrated with Polymer under Quasistatic and Dynamic Conditions

Transaction of Indian Ceramic Society

77 (1)  1-4 (2018)

R. Senthil Kumar, Asit Kumar Khanra and Roy Johnson

Processing and properties of sintered submicron IR transparent alumina derived through sol–gel method

Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology

 86 (4), 374–382 (2018)

Sai Mahesh Yadav Kaku, Asit Kumar Khanra, M.J. Davidson

Effect of deformation on properties of Al/Al-alloy ZrB2 powder metallurgy composite

Journal of Alloys and Compounds

747 (5), 666-675 (2018)

Vemoori Raju, Roy Johnson, Asit Kumar Khanra

 

Preparation and comparative evolution of mechanical behavior of Fe and Fe2O3 foams and their polymer composites 

Journal of Alloys and Compounds

750 (6), 71-76 (2018)

Mubina Shaik, Asit Kumar Khanra, Bhaskar Prasad Saha

Processing of sintered and CVD coated SiC/CNFs thin composite tubes

Materials Chemistry and Physics

 

220 (8), 225-232 (2018) 

 

Katti Bharath, Asit Kumar Khanra, M.J. Davidson

Effect of Temperature and Densification behavior on Semi-solid Extruded Al-Cu-Mg Powder Metallurgy Alloys

Transaction of Indian Institute of Metals

72 (4), 1063–1074 (2019)

 

Vemoori Raju, G. Ushashree and Asit Kumar Khanra

Fabrication and Properties Evaluation of Alumina based Open cell Foams

Transaction of Indian Institute of Metals

72 (6), 1679–1682 (2019)

Rajendran Senthil Kuma,  Sravan Erkulla, Asit Kumar Khanra and Roy Johnson

Aqueous sol-gel processing of precursors and synthesis of aluminium oxynitride powder

Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology

93 (10), 100-110 (2020)

V Raju, VP Bogu, R Johnson, AK Khanra

Effects of nickel coating on the mechanical behaviour of polymer replicated Al2O3 foams

Ceramic International

 5 (1), 6871-6877 (2020)

Katti Bharath, Asit Kumar Khanra and MJ Davidson

Hot deformation behavior and dynamic recrystallization constitutive modeling of Al–Cu–Mg powder compacts processed by extrusion at elevated temperatures

 

J Materials: Design and Applications

 0(0) 1–16, 2020

Katti Bharath, Arka Mandal, Anish Karmakar, Asit Kumar Khanra, M. J. Davidson

Understanding the effect of hot extrusion on the evolution of microstructure and associated mechanical properties in sintered Al-Cu-Mg alloys

Materials Characterization

170(3), 2020


Conference Proceedings: 


Author

Title

Conference Name

Vol. Page. Year.
 

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak, S. K. Mishra and M. M. Godkhindi

Production of TiB2 Whisker and Particles

National Conference on Powder Metallurgy, Goa, India

January 2003
 

A. K. Khanra

Pollution Problem in Indian Foundry Industry and Possible Remedies

International Symposium on Technical Innovation for Cost Reduction in Steel Industry, Kolkata, India

November 2003
 
A. K. Khanra and M. M. GodkhindiSintering of combustion synthesized nano-crystalline TiB2 powderSeminar on Amosphous & Nanocrystalline Materials- Synthesis & Characterization, NML JamshedpurAugust 2004 

A. K. Khanra, S. Patra and M. M. Godkhindi

Electrical Discharge Machining Studies on Sintered Iron Aluminide

29th PMAI Annual Conference, Kolkata, India

February 2004
 

A. K. Khanra, L. C. Pathak, S. K. Mishra and M. M. Godkhindi

Sintering Behaviour of ZrB2 Produced by a modified SHS Technique

International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processing, IIT Kharagpur, India

December 2005
 

A. K. Khanra, B. R. Sarkar, B. Bhattacharya, L. C. Pathak and M. M. Godkhindi

Application of Powder Metallurgy Tool for Electrical Discharge Machining Study (EDM)

International Conference on Advanced in Materials and Materials Processing, IIT Kharagpur, India

February 2006
 

P. Avinash, D.M.S. Srinivas, A. Kulkarni, K.V.N.S. Harsha, K. Salagala and A. K. Khanra

Corrosion Study of AZ31 alloy in Chloride Solution

International Symposium, NMD, Kolkata

November 2009
 

A. K. Khanra, M. M. Godkhindi and L. C. Pathak

Comparative Studies on Oxidation Behaviour of Sintered ZrB2

International Conference & Exhibition on Powder Metallurgy in Processing of Particulate Materials and Products, Jaipur

January 2010
 

K. S. Ramakrishna, A Anil Kumar, A. K. Khanra and K. Biswas

Pressureless Sintering Study of Mg-HAP Composite

 International Conference & Exhibition on Automotive Parts and Annual Meeting of PMAI 2011, Pune

February 2011
 

Sarannia Mohandas, Anshika Hotiyal, Shilpi Sarma, Asit Kumar Khanra, Chitta Ranjan Das and K S Shin

Corrosion Behaviour of Extruded AZ31 Alloy in Simulated Body Fluid (SBF)

 International Conference on Materials for the Future, Trissur

March 2011
 

A. Seshasayana, K. S. Ramakrishna, A. K. Khanra, J. Vidyasagar and M. Gupta

In Vitro Corrosion and Biocompatibility of Magnesium Alloys

 International Symposium, NMD, Hyderabad

November 2011
 
 G. Sai Kumar, Asit Kumar KhanraPressureless Sintering and Deformability Behavior of Al-TiB2 Composites National Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing (NCAMP) May, 2013 
 G. Sai Kumar, Asit Kumar Khanra Production of Nanocrystalline TiB2 Powder International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering-India (ICCBPE-Ind)  November 2013
 
G. Sai Kumar, Asit Kumar KhanraElectron Microscopy of Borides PowderInternational Conference & Exhibition on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials

January  2015.

 
Avinash K, Ramesh M, Asit Kumar Khanra and Roy JohnsonRheological Studies on Alumina Mixes and Effect of Die Design on Defect free Extrusion ProcessingInternational Conference & Exhibition on Powder Metallurgy and Particulate MaterialsJanuary  2015 
Asit Kumar Khanra and G. Sai KumarSynthesis of Nanocrystalline Boride Powder

3rd International Conference on Materials Science, Metal & Manufacturing (M3 2016), Singapore

January 2016 
Kanike Rajesh, Papiya Biswas, Asit Kumar Khanra and Roy Johnson

Studies on Energy Absorption Properties of Polymer Encapsulated and Infiltrated Cellular Ceramic Foams

International Conference on CGREI , CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad

December 2016 
 Katti Bharath, Asit Kumar Khanra, M.J. Davidson Effect of Temperature and Densification behavior of Semi-solid Extruded Al-Cu-Mg Powder Metallurgy Alloys 

 National Metallurgical Day-ATM, BITS, Goa

 November 2017 
S. Naskar, S. Mamatha, P. Biswas, A.K. Khanra and Roy JohnsonStudies on Paste Rheology and 3D Printing of Porcelain Parts International Conference on Expanding Horizon of Applications of Ceramics and Glasses, (EH-TACAG 17), PuneDecember 2017 
Katti Bharath, Asit Kumar Khanra, M.J. DavidsonGrain Size Distribution and Simulation studies of Semi-solid Extruded Al Powder Metallurgy Alloys

 ICEMMM2018, SSN Engineering College, Chennai, India, Feb (15-16) 2018 (Published as Lecture Note in Proceeding Advances in Materials and Metallurgy, 2019, Springer)

February 2018 
Sai Mahesh Yadav Kaku and Asit Kumar Khanra

Hot Deformation Studies of Al–Cu–Mg Powder Metallurgy Alloy Composite”, 

 ICEMMM2018, SSN Engineering College, Chennai, India, Feb (15-16) 2018 (Published as Lecture Note in Proceeding Advances in Materials and Metallurgy, 2019, Springer)February 2018 
M.J. Davidson, Asit Kumar Khanra, Katti Bharath

Microstructural evolution of Al-Cu-Mg Sintered Alloys processed by Semi-solid Extrusion Process", 

Materials Science and Technology - 2018, October (14-18), Columbus, USAOctober 2018 
Vemoori Raju, G. Ushashree and Asit Kumar Khanra

Fabrication and Properties Evaluation of Alumina based Open cell Foams

ICAMPS 2018, Thiruvanthapuram, Kerala, Octo (25-27) 2018.October 2018 
R. Senthil Kumar, Asit Kumar Khanra and Roy JohnsonProcessing and Properties of Sintered Submicron IR Transparent Yittria Ceramic Derived through Sol-Gel MethodInternational Conference on Advances in Minerals, Metals, Materials, Manufacturing and Modelling, ICAM5October 2019 
 

>> SEM image of synthesized ZrB2 was chosen as cover page illustration for Journal of Material  Science Letters 22 (17) 2003.

>> SEM image of ZrB2-Cu Composite was chosen as cover page illustration of Bulletin of Materials Science 32 (4) 2009.

 

Ph.D.'s Supervised: Awarded: 05,   Thesis Submitted: 03,   Ongoing: 02  wrt 20th August 2021

CandidateThesisAward Year
Mr. G. Sai Kumar Synthesis of Borides and Deformation Behaviour of Boride based Composites
2015
Mr. Dasslegn Wogaso W Formability of Powder Metallurgical Aluminium-Copper Composites (with Dr. M. J. Davidson of Mechanical Engineering Department)
2015
Mr. Sai Mahesh Kumar Deformation Behaviour of Powder Metallurgy Components2018
Mr. V Phanindra Bogu Modelling and structural analysis of 3D printing materials (with Dr. Y. Ravi Kumar of Mechanical Engineering Department)2018
Miss. Shaik MubinaProcessing and Properties Evaluation of CNFs Dispersed SiC based Composites (with Dr. B P Saha - ARCI)2021
Mr. Katti Bharath Microstructure and Mechanical Properties Evaluation of Al-Cu-Mg Alloys Produced by Powder Metallurgy (P/M) and Hot Extrusion Techniques (with Dr. M. J. Davidson of Mechanical Engineering Department) 2021 (submitted)
Mr. G. Senthil KumarFabrication and Properties of IR transparent Ceramic Materials Using Sol-Gel Derived Powders (with Dr. Roy Johnson of ARCI)2021 (submitted)
Mr. Vemoori Raju

Development and Properties Evaluation of Al2O3 and   ZTA porous Ceramics produced by different Techniques  (with Dr. Roy Johnson of ARCI)

2021 (submitted)
   
 Mr. P. Raju Pressure Slip Casting of modified Al2O3 based Ceramics (with Dr. Y. Srinivas Rao of ARCI, Hyderabad On-going (IV year)
Mr. V Ganesh  Processing of Al based hybrid composites for high temperature applicationsOn-going (III year)

 

Workshop/SSTPs/Conference Attended


Title

Date

Workshop

Organized At

International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processing

1-3 February 2002

ICAMMP-1

IIT Kharagpur

Powder Metallurgy for Automotive Industry

3-6 November 2003

PMAI

PMAI, India

International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processing

6-8 December 2004

ISAMAP

IIT Kharagpur

International Conference on Advanced Materials and Processing

3-5 February 2006

ICAMMP-3

IIT Kharagpur

International Symposium

14-16 February 2005

Int sysposium on tech.Steel Industry

NMD, India

National Conference on Powder Metallurgy

30-31 January 2003

PMAI

Goa, India

29th PMAI Annual Conference

21-22 January 2004

PMAI Annual Meet

Kolkata, India

Amorphous & Nanocrystalline Materials

27th August 2004

MRSI

National Metallurgical Laboratory, India

Perspective in Biosciences and Materials Sciences

4-5 October 2007

Max-Plank meets Korea

Seoul National University

Impact of TEQIP Ph-I & Perspective of Ph-II

10 January 2009

TEQIP

NIT Warangal

Teaching Methods & Student Evaluation

7-8 December 2009

Faculty members- NIT Warangal

NIT Warangal

Board of Research in Fusion Science & Technology (BRFST) Meeting

8-9 July 2010

BRFST Meet 2010

Institute for Plasma Research, Ghandinagar

 

DST/AICTE/MHRD or Other Sponsored R&D Projects


Authority

Project Name

Project Cost

Dur. & Sanct. Year

Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

Development of Mg-HAP Composites as Principle Investigator (PI) (completed)

50 Millions Won

1 yr & 2007

National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India

Development of Biodegradable Bone Materials as PI (completed)

Rs 1.0 Lakh

2 yrs & 2008
Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), IndiaSynthesis and Characterization of ZrB2 Powder and ZrB2 based Composite Powder as PI (Completed)15.86 Lakhs2 yrs & 2010
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India
Kinetic study on self-propagating high temperature synthesis (SHS) of TiO2-H3BO3-Mg mixture for the production of nanocrystalline and ultrafine TiB2 powder (On-going)

19.60 Lakhs

3 yrs & 2012
Department of Science & Technology (DST), IndiaFormability of Induction Heated Tailor-welded Blanks (TWB) of Precipitation Hardenable Aluminum Alloys (On-going with Dr. M. J. Davidson - PI - Mechanical Engineering) as Co-PI
5.75 Lakhs2 yrs & 2010
    
Department of Science & Technology (DST), IndiaModeling Studies on the Hot Deformation and Densification behaviour of Sintered Al-TiB2 Composites and its Tribological Characterization (Completed with Dr. M. J. Davidson - PI - Mechanical Engineering) as Co-PI
20.50 Lakhs2 yrs & 2013
MINT HyderabadStudies to improve the Life of Die used for Minting the Coins as PI 4.0002 yrs & 2015-2017

 

Awards And Honours


Award Name

Detail

Govt. of India Fellowship for Postgraduate Study at IIT Kharagpur (2001-2002) (All India GATE Rank- 44th)

M.Tech student

Third prize awarded by National Technical Paper Contest, ASM & IIM Kharagpur Chapter (January 2003)

Research Scholar

Govt. of India Fellowship for Doctoral Research at IIT Kharagpur (2003-2006)

Research Scholar

Brain Korea Fellowship for Postdoctoral Research at Seoul National University (2007-2008)

Postdoc Fellow

Indian National Academy of Engineers (INAE) Fellowship to visit IGCAR, Kalpakkam (May 2009-July 2009)

Visiting Scientist
Associate Fellow of Telangana Academy of Science (TAS) Associate Fellow

  

Additional Responsibility

## Peer Reviewer of Different International Journals: Journal of American Ceramic Society, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Composites Science and Technology, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacturing, Trans IIM etc. (Reviewed around 350 research papers)

## Reviewer of Aeronautics and Research Development Board (AR&DB)  and Department of Science and Technology (DST) research projects

 

  ## Foreign Country visited:

Place

From Date

To Date

Purpose of visit

 Seoul National University South Korea

05/ 03/ 2007

04/ 04/ 2008

Postdoctoral fellow 

 Washington State University, USA

01/ 09/ 2014

29/ 09/ 2014

Visiting Scholar

 Singapore

18/ 01/ 2016

20/ 01/ 2016

Conference

  

## Membership:


1). Member of Indian Institute of Metals (MIIM, M No: OM-42612)

 

2). Life Member of Institution of Engineers (IE, M No: M-138880-5)

 

3). Life Member of Powder Metallurgical Society of India (PMAI, LM - 70509)

 

4). Life Member of Materials Research Society of India (MRSI, M No: LMB1127)

 

5). Life Member of Telangana Academy of Science (TAS)


## Collaboration with other Institutions/Laboratory: 

1). Prof. M. Gupta - National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore

2). Prof. Amit Bandopadhyay - Washington State University (WSU), USA

3). Dr. Roy Johnson, and Dr. Bhaskar Prasad Saha - ARCI, Hyderabad

4). Mr. Bikash Musib - Advanced Forming Technology, Bangalore, India

## Key Industrial Exposure: Worked with Different Forging Industries (M/s Sangam Forgings Pvt Ltd, Bhilai and M/s Trinity Engineers Ltd, Pune)

Faculty In-Charge of 3 yr B.Tech - Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, NIT Warangal (2008 to 2013)

Treasurer of Society of Metallurgical Association (SMA) - Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, NIT Warangal since 2008

Doctor of Scrutiny Committee (DSC) member - Department of Mechanical, Physics & Civil Engineering, NIT Warangal

Scrutiny member of PhD thesis evaluation-VTU, Belgaum, Karnataka
Scrutiny member of PhD thesis evaluation-JNTU, Hyderabad
Scrutiny member of PhD thesis evaluation-Anna University, Chennai
Warden of 1K Hall - NIT Warangal (March 2011 to June 2014)
Incharge of Heat Treatment and Physical Metallurgy Laboratories- Dept of Met & Mat Engineering., NIT Warangal (2008 to 2013)

Incharge of Heat Treatment  Laboratory - Dept of Met & Mat Engineering., NIT Warangal (2013-2018)

Incharge of Powder Metallurgy  Laboratory - Dept of Met & Mat Engineering., NIT Warangal (since 2013)

Incharge of Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)  Laboratory - Dept of Met & Mat Engineering., NIT Warangal (2012-2018)

Editorial Board of Member: American Journal of Materials Science (http://www.sapub.org).
Editorial Board of Member: International Journal of Metallurgical & Materials Science and Engineering (www.tjprc.com)
Editorial Team Member: Journal of Materials & Metallurgical Engineering (http://www.stmjournals.com/journals).
Journal of Metallurgical Engineering (www/me-journal.org) 


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