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Ghosh Prakriti K.
Prakriti K. Ghosh Retired Faculty prakgfmt[at] 91-1332-285699
Areas of Interest
  • Welding Metallurgy, Fatigue & Fracture mechanics, Met. matrix composites, Innovation & IP Management, Welding & adhesive joining, Nano filler polymer composite, Life & Safety Analyses of Eng. Structure
Honors and Awards
Best Paper AwardIndian Institute of Welding1985
Fellowship AwardAlexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany1990
Best Paper of the Year AwardSteel Authority of India Limited1994
Binani Gold Medal for best paperIndian Institute of Metals1998
Tata Steel AwardISCMS2002
Earned a Position in 8th edition of the well known Marquis Who’s Who in Science & Engineering Marquis Who’s Who2005
Gold Medal for best paper (ferrous) of the year 2005, Steel Authority of India limited (SAIL) 2006
Member Reviewers Board (Key Reader), Metallurgical & Materials Trans. (A), ASM, USA2007
Recipient of Star Performer of the Year AwardIIT Roorkee2005
Member of Nomination Council for the “Infosys Prize of the year 2010 & 2011”Infosys Science Foundation2010
Member Editorial Board, Powder Metallurgy and Mining,Powder Metallurgy and Mining, USA,2011
Educational Details
Doctrate (Ph.D.)Metallurgical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee, (Erstwhile University of Roorkee)1986
M.E.(Hons.), Met. Engg.,Industrial MetallurgyIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (Erstwhile University of Roorkee)1981
B.Sc.(Distinction)Phy,Chem,MathsUniversity of Burdwan1971
Administrative Background
2016onwardsDeputy DirectorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
01.11.2016onwardsOfficiating DirectorIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
20132016Dean (Finance & Planning)Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
2001onwardsProfessor (Higher Academic Grade)Metallurgical & Materials Engineering Department
20102012Professor (HAG) & HeadDepartment of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Technol
2012onwardsMHRD-IPR CHAIR PROFESSORIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
20112012Coordinator IPR Professorial ChairIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
20052011Coordinator, IPR CellIndian Institute of Technology Roorkee
20072012Coordinator (Uttarakhand State)Technopreneur Promotion Programme (TePP) Outreach Centre (TUC) IIT Roorkee
2013onwardsCoordinator PRISM, DSIRIIT Roorkee
2010onwardsMember Advisory CommitteeTechnology Incubation and Entrepreneur Development Activity (TIEDA)Centre
  • Indian Institute of Welding, Fellow
  • Institution of Engineers (India), Fellow
  • Institution of Engineers (India), Chartered engineer [India]
  • National Academy of Sciences India, , Member,
  • Indian Society for Construction Materials & Structures (ISCMS), India, Life Member
  • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Inc., USA, Former Member
  • Alumni Association of IIT Roorkee (formerly University of Roorkee), Member
  • International Alumni Association of Technical University of Berlin, Germany, Member
  • Materials Research Society, Former Member
Refereed Journal Papers

Published more then 190 papers in refereed journals ( see details in Resume)