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Books/Monographs (2009-2010)

 1. Nanomaterials and Devices- Processing and Applications, edited by S. Ray,S.K. Nath



1.      “An improved high energy density silicon-graphite anode material and method for preparation thereof", Inventors are Kuldeep Rana, Anjan Sil and Subrata Ray,  patent application has been filed, Feb 2010.



Paper Published in Journals (in the year 2009-2010)

  1. Padap A.K., Chaudhari G.P., Nath S.K., Pancholi V., Ultrafine-grained steel fabricated using warm multiaxial forging: microstructure and mechanical properties, Materials Science and Engineering A, Vol. 527 (2009) 110-117.
  2. Chaudhari G.P., Acoff V.L., Cold roll bonding of multi-layered bi-metal laminate composites, Composites Science and Technology, Vol 69 (2009) 1667–1675.
  3. Nath S.K., S. N. Pandya, Chaudhari G.P., “Friction and Wear Characteristics of TIG Processed Surface Modified Grey Cast Iron”, Journal of Scientific Research, (2009).
  4. Sandeep Bansal, Nath S.K., Ghosh P.K., and  Ray S., Influence of Geometrical Variables on Initiation Fracture Toughness (JIC) of Low Carbon High Manganese SA 333 Gr. 6 Steel, ISIJ International, Vol. 49 (2009), 8, 1253–1258.
  5. Nanjunda Swamy H.M., Nath S.K., and Ray S., “Tensile and fracture properties of cast and forged composite synthesized by addition of Al-Si alloy to Magnesium”, Vol.40,13/(2009) 3284-3293.
  6. Vipin Chawla, Jayaganthan R.,and Ramesh Chandra, “Microstructural Characteristics and Mechanical Properties of Magnetron Sputtered Nanocrystalline TiN films on Glass substrate”, Bulletin of Materials  Science, Vol.32, 2 (2009) 117-123.
  7. Satyesh Kr Yadav, Satya Vyas, Ramesh Chandra, Chaudhary G.P, and  Nath S.K., “Study of electrical and electrical properties of Zr-doped ZnO thin films prepared by dc reactive magnetron sputtering”, Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 67 (2009) 161-166.
  8. Kumar, Rakesh, Dilthey, Ulrich, Dwivedi, D.K., Sharma, S. P. and Ghosh, P. K., Welding of thin sheet of Al Alloy (6082) by using Vario Wire DC P-GMAW, International Journal of Advance Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 42, 4, (2009) 102-117.
  9. Ghosh, P. K., Dorn, L., Devakumaran, K. and Bhaskarjyoti, S., “Arc efficiency in pulsed current gas metal arc welding of ferrous and non ferrous materials" Australian Welding J., Vol. 54 (2009) 38-48.
  10. Bansal, Sandeep, Nath, S.K., Ghosh, P.K. and Ray, S., "Influence of geometrical variables on initiation fracture toughness (JIC) of low carbon high manganese SA 333 Gr. 6 steel", ISIJ Int., Vol. 49, 8 (2009) 1253-1258.
  11. Sinha, Babita, Joshi, Himanshu and Ghosh, P.K., “Challenges in creation and management of Knowledge capital in technical educational institutions”, Journal of Intellectual Property Rights, Vol. 14 (2009) 340-345.
  12. Dabhade V.V., Rama Mohan T.R., Trivedi M.K., “Effect of external energy on the  atomic, crystalline, and powder characteristics of antimony and bismuth powders,”  Bulletin of Materials  Science, Vol.32, 5 (2009) 471-479.
  13. Araya Worede,  Nath S.K and Ray S, “Effect of Transfer layer on dry sliding wear behaviour of cast Ai-based composites synthesied by addition of TiO2 and MoO3”,Wear, Vol.266 11-12 (2009)1082-1090.
  14. Tyagi S.,  Agarwala R. C., and Agarwala V., “A Comparative Study on the Morphology and Magnetic Properties of Barium and Strontium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Co-precipitation Method” , Advance Materials Research 67 (2009) 203.
  15. Tyagi S,  Agarwala R. C.,  Agarwala V, “ Reaction Kinetics Study of Barium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Co-Precipitation Method”, International Journal of Material Science 4 (2009) 125-134.
  16. Padap A.K., Chaudhari G.P, Pancholi V., Nath S.K., Warm Multiaxial Forging of AISI 1016,Materials and Design, 31 (2010) 3816-3824.
  17. Tyagi S.,Agarwala R. C.,  Agarwala V “ Microwave Absorption and Magnetic Studies of Strontium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Modified Flux Method” , Journal of Nano Research  Vol 10 (2010) 19.
  18. Chaudhari G.P., Acoff V.L., Titanium Aluminide Sheets made Using Roll Bonding and Reaction Annealing, Intermetallics 18 (2010) 472-478.
  19. Mahesh R.A., Girish Rao, Jayaganthan R, and Prakash S., “Hot corrosion behaviour of HVOF sprayed NiCrAlY-0.4wt%CeO2 coatings on Superalloys in an aggressive environment at 900oC”, Corrosion Engineering, Science and Technology, Vol.45, 2 (2010) 142-149.
  20. Shah H.N, Jayaganthan R., and Davinder Kaur, “Synthesis and Characterizations of CrSiN thin films deposited on Si (100) substrate”, Surface Engineering, 2010 (in press). 
  21. Panigrahi S.K., Devanand D, and Jayaganthan R.,  “Effect of Ageing on Strength and Ductility of Ultrafine grained Al 6061 alloy”, Materials Science Forum, Vol. 633-634, (2010), 303-309.
  22. Vipin Chawla, Jayaganthan R., and Ramesh Chandra, “A Study of Structural and Mechanical Properties of Sputter Deposited Nanocomposite Ti-Si-N thin films”, Surface & Coatings Technology, Vol. 204 (2010) 1582-1589.
  23. Nageshwara Rao P., Panigrahi S.K., and Jayaganthan R.,  “Effect of Annealing and Ageing treatment on Mechanical properties of Ultrafine grained Al 6061  alloy”, Materials Science and Technology, Vol.26, 3 (2010) 371-374.
  24. Shah H.N., Jayaganthan R., Davinder Kaur, and Ramesh Chandra, “Influence of Silicon content on the Microstructure and Hardness of CrN coatings deposited by Reactive Magnetron Sputtering”, Materials Chemistry and Physics,Vol. 121 (2010) 567–571.
  25. Subhash Kamal, Jayaganthan R., and Prakash S.,“Evaluation of Mechanical and Microstructural Characteristics of Detonation gun sprayed NiCrAlY+0.4wt%CeO2 coatings on Superalloys”,  Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol.122, 1, (2010), 262-268.
  26. Panigrahi S.K, Jayaganthan R., Vivek Pancholi, and Gupta M.,  “A DSC Study on the Precipitation Kinetics of Cryorolled Al 6063 alloy”, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol.122, 1, (2010),188-193.
  27. Jayaganthan R., Brokmeier H.-G., Schwebke B., and Panigrahi S.K., “Microstructure and Texture Evolution in Cryorolled Al 7075 alloy”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Vol. 496 (2010)183-188.
  28. Ghosh, P.K., “Modern engineering of arc welding provides wider scope in thermo-mechanical weld simulation for fabrication of advanced structural steels”, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, Vol. 25, 1-3 (2010) 154.
  29. Ghosh, P.K., Devakumaran, K. and Pramanick, Ajit Kumar, “Effect of pulse current on shrinkage stress and distortion in multi-pass GMA weld of different groove size”, Welding J., Vol. 89, 3 (2010) 43 – 53.
  30. Ghosh, P.K., Devakumaran, K. and Ravi Ranjan "Analytical studies on shrinkage stress distribution in GMA and pulse current GMA welds of thick wall stainless steel pipe having narrow and V-groove design", Indian Weld. Jl., Vol. 43, 1 (2010) 14-25.
  31. Mahesh R.A,  Jayaganthan R., and Prakash S., “A Study on the Oxidation Behavior of HVOF Sprayed NiCrAlY-0.4 wt% CeO2 Coatings on Superalloys at Elevated Temperature”,  Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol. 119, 3 (2010) 449-457.
  32. Gupta R. K.,Pant B., Agarwala V., Agarwala R. C., Sinha P. P., “Evaluation of Ti aluminide intermetallics processed through reaction synthesis”, High Temperature Mater. and Processes, (2010) (Accepted).
  33. Gupta R. K.,Pant B., Agarwala V., Agarwala R. C., Sinha P.P., “Effect of Pressure and Temperature in phase transformation and properties of Ti aluminide obtained through reaction synthesis”, Journal of Mater Sci. and Tech., (2010) (Accepted).
  34. Gupta R. K.,Pant B, Agarwala V., Agarwala R. C., Sinha P.P., “Reaction Kinetics Studies on Ti-Al-Cr-Nb-B”, Trans. IIM, 2010 (Accepted).
  35. S. Ray “Ferrous Metallurgy-away from carbon” IE (I) Journal, Vol. 90 (2010) 29-37
  36. Sandeep Bansal, S.K. Nath, P.K. Ghosh and S. Ray “Stretched zone width and blunting line equation for determination of initiation fracture toughness in low carbon highly ductile steels” International Journal of Fracture, Vol. 159, (2009) 43-50.
  37. Sandeep Bansal, S.K. Nath, P.K. Ghosh and S. Ray “Influence of Geometrical Variables on Initiation Fracture Toughness (JIc) of Low Carbon High Manganese SA 333 Gr. 6 Steel”  ISIJ International Vol. 49  (2009) 1253-1257.
  38. S. Ray, “Expanding Frontier of Metallic Materials for Structural Applications”, IIM Metal News, 12 (2009), 12-24.
  39. H. M. Nanjunda Swamy, S.K. Nath and S. Ray, “Tensile and Fracture Properties of Cast and Forged Composite Synthesized by Addition of Al-Si Alloy to Magnesium”, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 40 (2009) 3284-3293
  40. Kuldeep Rana, Anjan Sil, and S. Ray, “Synthesis of ribbon type carbon nanostructure using LiFePO4 catalyst and their electrochemical performance ,”Materials Research Bulletin, Vol. 44, (2009), 2155-2159.
  41. Priti Singh, Anjan Sil, Mala Nath and S. Ray, “Preparation and characterization of Li [Mn2-xFex]O4 (x = 0.0-0.6) spinel nano-particles as cathode materials for lithium ion battery,”Advanced Materials Research Vol. 67 (2009) pp 233-238.
  42. Kuldeep Rana, Anjan Sil, and S. Ray, “Synthesis and Characterization of Carbon Nanotubes by Using Catalyst LiNi0.5Co0.5O2 on Anodized Alumina Substrate,”Advanced Materials Research Vol. 67 (2009) pp 197-202.
  43. Nitin Tyagi, Ashutosh Kumar, Sumedh Chaudhry, S.Ray and G.D. Varma, “Synthesis of 1-D Nanostructures of ZnFe2O4 and ZnO by a Low Cost Self-Catalyzed CVD Method,”Advanced Materials Research Vol. 67 (2009), pp. 265-270.
  44. Priti Singh, Anjan Sil, Mala Nath, and S. Ray, “Phase Stability and Charge Capacity of Cubic Spinel in Li1+δMn2−δO4 and Consequence of Magnesium Doping” Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Vol. 157 (2010) A259-A266.
  45. Kuldeep Rana, Anjan Sil, and S. Ray, “Modification of the structure of multi-walled carbon nanotubes by choice of catalyst and their electro-chemical behavior” Materials ChemistryandPhysics, Vol. 120, (2010) 484-489.
  46. Singh, H., Gitanjaly, Singh, S. and Prakash, S., “High Temperature Corrosion Behaviour of Some Fe-, Co- and Ni-base Superalloys in the presence of Y2O3 as Inhibitor”, Appl. Surf. Sci., Vol. 255, 15, (2009) 7062-7069.
  47. Bala, N., Singh, H. and Prakash S.,“High-temperature Oxidation Studies of Cold-sprayed Ni–20Cr and Ni–50Cr Coatings on SAE 213-T22 Boiler Steel”, Appl. Surf. Sci., Vol. 255, 15, (2009) 6862-6869.
  48. Bala, N., Singh, H. and Prakash S.,“Accelerated Hot Corrosion Studies of Cold Spray Ni-50Cr Coating on Boiler Steels”, Materials & Design, Vol. 31, (2010) 244-253.
  49. Kaur, M., Singh, H. and Prakash S., “High Temperature Corrosion Studies of HVOF Sprayed Cr3C2-NiCr Coating on SAE-347H Boiler Steel”, J. Thermal Spray Technology, DOI: 10.1007/s11666-009-9371-9. (2009)
  50. Sapra, P.K., Singh S., Prakash S. ‘Performance of Al2O3-3%TiO2 detonation gun coated ferritic steels in coal fired boiler’, Int. J. Surface Science and Engineering, Vol. 3, 1/2, (2009) 145-156.
  51. Gurpreet Singh, Anjan Sil, Sudipto Ghosh and Amrish Panwar, “Effect of citric acid content on synthesis of LiNi1/3Mn1/3Co1/3O2and its electrochemical characteristics, Ceramics International, 36 (2010), 1831-1836.
  52. Gurpreet Singh, S. L. Gupta, R. Prasad, S. Auluck, Rajeev Gupta and Anjan Sil, “Suppression of  Jahn-Teller distortion by chromium and magnesium doping in spinel LiMn2O4: A first-principles study using GGA and GGA+U,” Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 70, (2009) 1200-1206.
  53. Gurpreet Singh, Anjan Siland Sudipto Ghosh, “Structural, thermal and morphological studies of magnesium substituted-lithium manganese oxide spinels,” Physica B, Vol. 404 (2009), 3807-3813.
  54. Gurpreet Singh, Amrish Panwar, Anjan Sil and Sudipto Ghosh, “Synthesis and characterization of citric acid assisted Cr-doped lithium manganese oxide spinel,” Ceramics Silikaty, 53 4 (2009) 260-267.
  55. V.V.S. Prasad,  Y.Satish Reddy U. Prakash and R.G. Baligidad, “Recycling of  fine copper scrap into copper chromium alloys”, Copper Topics, 2010.
  56. V.V.S. Prasad, M. Sankar, Y. Satish Reddy, U. Prakash and R.G. Baligidad, “Thermo-mechanical processing of Cu-Cr alloys prepared by using electro slag crucible melting”,  Transactions of Indian Institute of Metals, Vol. 621 (2009) 65.


Paper Presented and Published in Conferences (2009-2010)

  1. Ghosh, P. K., Kulkarni, Shrirang and Agarwal, Banshi Prasad, “High Deposition Pulse Current GMAW Can Change Current Scenario of Thick Wall Pipe Welding”, ASME Pressure Vessels & Piping Conf., Prague, Czech Republic, July 26-30, 2009.
  2. Ghosh, P.K. and Sinha Babita, “Geographical indication in a flat world: revisiting the current scenario of protection and exploitation“, “Procd. National Seminar on Geographical Indications: Where Do Indian Interests Lie?, Centre for WTO Studies, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi, Sep 24-25, 2009.
  3. A. K. Padap, G. P. Chaudhari, S. K. Nath and V. Pancholi, “EBSD analysis of warm multiaxially forged mild steel”, Material Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, Pittsburgh, USA, MS&T’09, Vol. 2 (2009) 1008-1018.
  4. A. K. Padap, G. P. Chaudhari, and S. K. Nath, “Mechanical and dry sliding wear behaviour of ultrafine-grained AISI 1024 steel processed using multiaxial forging” TMS,  Seattle, USA, Feb.14-18, 2010.
  5. Mohit Singla, Pawan Sapra and S. K. Nath, “Thermo-mechanical behaviour of IF steel” Int. Conf. I. F. Steels: Manufacturing and applications, Jamshedpur, Feb. 15-17, 2010.
  6. Gitanjaly, Singh H. and Prakash S., “High Temperature Corrosion of Some Superalloys in the Presence of MgO as an Oxide Additive,” Proc. ‘Material Science and Technology Conference and Exposition,’ Pittsburg
  7. h, Pennsylvania, USA, October 25-29, 2009.
  8. Kaushal G., Singh H. and Prakash S., “A Comparative Study on Role of Zirconium as Minor Addition in HVOF-Spray Ni-20Cr Coatings in Enhancing Life of Boiler Steel,” “Proceedings of the International Thermal Spray Conference(ITSC2009)’’  Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, May 4-7 (2009)  685-690.
  9. Bala N., Singh H. and Prakash S., “High Temperature Corrosion Behavior of Cold Spray Ni-20Cr Coating on Boiler Steel in Molten Salt Environment at 900 degree C,  “Proceedings of the International Thermal Spray Conference(ITSC2009)’’  Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 679-684.
  10. Pawan Sapra, Prakash S, and Surendra Singh, “Hot Corrosion Behaviour of Alumina Titania Coatings in Molten Sodium Sulphate – Vanadium Pentoxide Environment” , MS&T 09, Pittsburgh, USA,  Oct 25-29, 2009.