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Agarwala Vijaya
Agarwala, Vijaya vijayfmt[at]iitr.ac.in 91-1332-285738
Areas of Interest
  • EMI Reduction, Radar/Microwave absorbing nanocomposite materials for L, C, X and Ku frequency bands
  • E-waste management , Hazardous,Toxic E-waste recycle and reuse
  • Nanocomposite materials, Water purification, Composites with Matrix of Intermetallics /Alloys
Professional Background
FromToDesignationOrganisation
19751976Senior Research Fellow.IIT Kanpur
19761977Research AssociateIIT Roorkee
19771990LecturerIIT Roorkee
20002001Visiting ProfessorDiv. Metallurgi, MSE, KTH,....
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Master of Technology Physical MetallurgyIndian Institute of Technology, Kanpur1975
Ph.D.Ageing Characteristics of Rheocast Al-Cu alloysIndian Institute of Technology, Roorkee1985
Bachelor of Engineering MetallurgyNational Institute of Technology, Nagpur, India1973
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
2013Till NowHead of Department, Centre of NanotechnologyIIT Roorkee
20122013DRC ChairmanIIT Roorkee
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
Multilayering and FSS for Radar wave absorption DRDO2013
Low cost Nanotechnology for water purification (through CON) collaboration with NIH, RKEWTI-DST2013
Novel approach for processing hazardous electronic waste (through CON) collaboration with, IITD, IAISRF DST Indo-Australia 2012
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Preeti MakkarElectroless Ni-P based Nanocomposite coatings for wear and corrosion applications
Ravikant Iron aluminides containing carbon
Ravi PanwarFrequency selective surfaces for radar absorbing materials
V.M.Rajavel MuthaiahAluminium Based Metal Matrix Composite
Mohd. NajimActive microwave absorbing materials
Vidya sagarCeramic materials for water purification
Rahul SainiA novel approach for processing hazardous E-waste
Varsha MishraEM wave absorber for biomedical applications
Neeraj GillMicrowave absorbing materials for low frequency applications
Books Authored

S. Ray, S.K. Nath, A. Kumar, R.C. Agarwala, V. Agarwala, G.P. Chaudhari, B.S.S. Daniel ‘Nanomaterials and Devices Processing and Applications’ publisher Trans Tech Publications.

Refereed Journal Papers

 

  1. Ravi Panwar, Smitha Puthucheri, Vijaya Agarwala, Dharmendra Singh, An efficient use of waste material for development of cost effective broadband radar wave absorbing composite, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, Taylor Francis, 2015. (accepted)
  2. Ravi Panwar, Vijaya Agarwala, Dharmendra Singh, Development of cost effective waste material as a broadband radar wave absorber at X-band, Ceramic International, Elsevier, vol. 41, pp. 2923-2930, 2015.
  3. Ravi Panwar, Smitha Puthucheri, Vijaya Agarwala, Dharmendra Singh, Investigation of a Novel low cost Natural Waste Composite as a Radar Wave Absorber at X-band, Advanced Science Letters, American Scientific Publishers, vol. 20, pp. 1425-1429, 2014.
  4. Ravi Panwar, Vijaya Agarwala, Dharmendra Singh, Design and experimental verification of a thin broadband nano-composite multilayer microwave absorber using genetic algorithm based approach, AIP Proceeding, American Institute of Physics, 2014.
  5. Abhishek kumar, Vijaya Agarwala, Dharmendera Singh, “Effect of particle size of BaFe12O19 on the microwave absorption characteristics in X-band”, Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, vol.29, 38, 223-236(2013).
  6. Abhishek Kumar, Vijaya Agarwala and Dharmendra Singh, “Effect of milling on dielectric and microwave absorption properties of SiC based composites”, Ceramic International (2013).
  7. Abhishek Kumar, Vijaya Agarwala and Dharmendra Singh, “Microwave absorbing behavior of metal-dispersed TiO2 nanocomposites”, Advanced Powder Technology (2013).
  8. Preeti Makkar, R.C.Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala; Development of Electroless Ni-P-ZrO2 Nanocomposite Coatings by Codeposition of Mechanically Reduced ZrO2 Nanoparticles, Advanced Materials Research Vol. 740 (2013) pp 545-549.
  9. Preeti Makkar, R.C.Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala; Chemical synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticles and their inclusion in Electroless Coatings, Ceramic International Vol. 39 Iss. 8 (2013) pp 9003-9008
  10. Preeti Makkar, R.C.Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala; Studies on Electroless Coatings at IIT Roorkee-A Brief Review, Materials Science Forum Vol. 736 (2013) pp 275-288.
  11. R. K. Gupta, R. Suresh Kumar, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala, P. P. Sinha, Optimization of parameters for reaction synthesis of Ti aluminide: Metal Science and Heat Treatment.
  12. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, Heat treatment study of γ+α2 Ti aluminides obtained through reaction synthesis and hot deformation: High temp Mater. and Processes.
  13. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, Reaction synthesis and Homogenisation of γ+α2 Ti aluminide alloys, Metal Science and heat treatment.
  14. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, Effect of Chromium and Niobium on reaction kinetics of Titanium-aluminide intermetallics, Metal Science and Heat Treatment.
  15. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vinod Kumar, Vijaya Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, Deformation behaviour of g+a2 Ti aluminide processed through reaction synthesis, Mater. Sci. Engg. A, 559 (2013) 49-67.
  16. C.S. Pathak, D.D. Mishra, V. Agarwala, and M.K. Mandal, “Blue light emission from barium doped zinc sulfide nanoparticles , Journal of Ceramic International,2013.
  17. D.D. Mishra, V.Agarwala, R.C Agarwala, “Sintering behavior of mechanically alloyed Ti-48Al-2Nb Aluminides ,”accepted for publication in Journal of High Temperature.2013
  18. Debesh Devadutta Mishra, Vikram.V.Dabhade, Vijaya Agarwala and R.C.Agarwala, “Effect of Al particle size on the reaction kinetics and densification of TiAl intermetallics,” Journal of Phase Transitions.2013
  19. C S Pathak, D D Mishra, V Agarwala and M K Mandal, “Mechanochemical synthesis, characterization and Dielectric properties of zinc sulphide nanoparticles,” published in Journal of Advanced Microscopy Research.2013.
  20. D.D. Mishra, V.Agarwala, R.C Agarwala , “Synthesis of Nanograined Ti-Al-Cr-Nb-X [X = Ni-P-Coated Graphite and Carbon] Intermetallic Matrix Composites by Mechanical Alloying,” Journal of Particulate Science and Technology,2012
  21. S. Jain, D.Fabijanic, K.Chandra, and Vijaya Agarwala., Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of  Nitrided and Chromized Short Steel Fiber Reinforced Aluminum based P/M processed Composites, Materials Science Forum., 690, (2012),335-338.
  22.  D. Singh, A. Kumar, S. Meena, and V. Agarwala, “Analysis of frequency selective surfaces for radar absorbing materials”, Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 38, 297-314, 2012.
  23. Abhishek Kumar, Vijaya Agarwala and Dharmendra Singh, Effect of Mg substitution on microwave absorption of BaFe12O19, Advances in Materials and processing, 585, (2012), 62-66.
  24. Sachin Tyagi, Palash Verma, Himanshu B. Baskey, R. C. Agarwala, Vijaya Agarwala and T. C. Shami, Microwave absorption study of carbon nanotubes dispersed hard/soft ferrite nanocomposite, Ceramics International, 38, (2012),4561-4571. 
  25. Pathak C.S., Mishra D.D., Agarwala V., and Mandal M.K., “Blue light emission from barium doped zinc sulfide nanoparticles“, Journal of Ceramic International 38 (2012) 5497–5500.
  26. Gupta R. K., Narayana Murty S.V.S., Pant Bhanu, Agarwala Vijaya and Sinha P. P., “Hot workability of g+a2 Titanium Aluminide: Development of processing map and constitutive equations”, Mater. Sci. Engg. A, 551 (2012) 169-186.
  27. Gupta R. K., Pant Bhanu, Agarwala Vijaya and Sinha P. P., “ Hot working of Ti aluminide made through Reaction Synthesis”, Material Science Forum, 710 (2012) 137-142.
  28. Gupta R. K., Pant Bhanu, Agarwala Vijaya and Sinha P. P., “Effect of Ti particle size on reaction synthesis  of  Ti aluminide”, Material Science Forum, 710 (2012) 314-319.
  29. Sulaxna Sharma, Devendra Naik and Vijaya Agarwala; Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Activity of Synthesized ZnO Nanoparticles of Different Morphology, Advanced Materials Research, 585, (2012), 154-15.
  30. Preeti Makkar, R.C.Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala, Morphological and Corrosion Studies of Electroless Ni-P-ZrO2 Nano-Composite Coatings on Mild Steel, Advanced Materials Research, 585,(2012),478-482.
  31. Pathak C.S., Mishra D.D., Agarwala V.,and Mandal M.K.,“Optical properties of ZnS nanoparticles produced by mechanochemical method, Journal of Ceramics International , (2012).
  32.  Pathak C.S., Mishra D.D., Agarwala V.,and Mandal M.K., “Mechanochemical synthesis, characterization and optical properties of zinc sulphide nanoparticles”, accepted for publication in Indian journal of Physics DOI 10.1007/s12648-012-0133-z, corrected proof available online.
  33. Gupta R. K., Mehta. Rama., Agarwala Vijaya , Pant Bhanu, P.P. Sinha , “Study on ductility of Ti Aluminide Intermetallics using Artificial Neural Network”, Int. Jl. Of Aerospace Engg., doi:10.1155/2011/874375.
  34. Tyagi Sachin, Verma Palash, Baskey B. Himanshu, Agarwala R. C., Agarwala Vijaya and Shami T.C., “Synthesis and characterization of SrFe11.2Zn0.8O19 nanoparticles for enhanced microwave absorption”, Journal of Electronics Materials,DOI: 10.1007/s11664-011-1693-y (2011).
  35. Sachin Tyagi, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala, Reaction Kinetics magnetic and microwave absorption    study of SrFe11.2Ni0.8O19 hexaferrite nanoparticles, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, Vol 22, (2011), 1085-1094.
  36. Sachin Tyagi, Himanshu B. Baskey, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala and T.C. Shami, Reaction kinetic, Magnetic and Microwave Absorption Studies of  SrFe12O19/ CoFe2O4 Ferrite Nanocrystals, Transaction of Indian Institute of Metals, Vol 64, (2011),271-277,
  37. Sachin Tyagi, Himanshu B. Baskey, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala and T.C. Shami, Development of hard/soft ferrite nanocomposite for enhanced microwave absorption, Ceramic International, Vol 37, (2011), 2631-2641.
  38. Sachin Tyagi, Himanshu B. Baskey, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala and T.C. Shami, Microwave Absorption Studies of SrFe12O19/ ZnFe2O4 Ferrite Nanocrystals , Transaction of Indian Institute of Metals, doi: 10.1007/s12666-011-0068-7  (2011).
  39. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala, R. C. Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, “Evaluation of Ti aluminide intermetallics processed through reaction synthesis” High Temperature Mater and Processes ,vol 28,Issue 3, Pages 121-132(2011).
  40. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala, R. C. Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, “Effect of Pressure and Temperature in phase transformation and properties of Ti aluminide obtained through reaction synthesis”, Journal of Mater Sci. and Tech., 2011.
  41. R. K. Gupta, Rama Mehta, Vijaya Agarwala, Bhanu Pant, P.P. Sinha, “Ductility prediction of Ti Aluminide Intermetallics through Neuro-Fuzzy Set Approach”,Transaction of The Indian Institute Of Metals, Volume 63, issue 6,pp 833-839, December 2010.
  42. R. K. Gupta, Bhanu Pant, Vijaya Agarwala, R. C. Agarwala and P. P. Sinha, “Reaction Kinetics Studies on Ti-Al-Cr-Nb-B lntermetallics Reaction kinetics paper”, Trans. IIM (2011).
  43. Rajkaran Nayyar, Sulaxna Sharma,Vijaya Agarwala and R.C Agarwala, Synthesis and characterization of zinc oxide nanoparticles prepared throuh mechanochemical route, Biomedical Applications of Nanostructured Materials, Vol. 4 (2010) 93-98,Macmillan Publishers.
  44. Sachin Tyagi, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala, “Reaction Kinetics magnetic and microwave absorption study of SrFe11.2Ni0.8O19 hexaferrite nanoparticles”, Journal of Material Science- Materials in Electronics, DOI 10.1007/s10854-010-0265-x (2010).
  45. Sachin Tyagi, R.C. Agarwala and  Vijaya Agarwala, “ A Comparative Study on the    Morphology and Magnetic Properties of Barium and Strontium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Co-Precipitation Method”, Advanced Materials Research ,Vol 67 (2009) ,pp 203-208 .
  46. Sachin Tyagi, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala, “Reaction Kinetics           Study    of Barium      Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Co-Precipitation Method”, International Journal of Materials Science, Vol 4, pp 125-134 (2009).
  47. Sachin Tyagi, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala, “Reaction Kinetics Study of Strontium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Co-Precipitation Method”, Transaction of Indian Institute of Metals, Springer Publication (2009).
  48. Sachin Tyagi, R. C. Agarwala and Vijaya Agarwala, “Microwave Absorption and     Magnetic Studies of Strontium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles Synthesized by Modified Flux Method”, Journal of Nano Research ,Vol 9, pp 19-27 (2009).
  49. R.C. Agarwala, Vijaya Agarwala, J. Karwan-Baczewska” Archives of Metallurgical & Materials”,Vol-53 , Issue 1,2008.
  50. Rahul Sharma, R .C. Agarwala, Vijaya Agarwala, “Synthesis and characterization of Mn substituted ferrofluid used as an inclination sensor”, Nano Trends- A journal of Nanotechnology and its  Application ,Vol.4(1) ,page 1-6 ,2008.
  51. S. Palit, S.Sabharwal, Dr.R.C. Agarwala and Dr. (Mrs) Vijaya Agarwala, “ A Comparative Study of electroless Ni-P Sputter Deposited Ni on Single Crystal Silicon water” ,Transaction of the Indian Institute of Metals (2008).
  52. M. Ananth Kumar, R.C. Agarwala, Vijaya Agarwala, “Development of Electroless Ni-P Complex Composite Nanocoating”, Nano Trends-A Journal of Nanotechnology and its Applications, Volume 4, Issue 1, January-February, 2008, Pages 29-32.
  53. Rahul Sharma ,R.C. Agarwala, Vijaya Agarwala,” Synthesis and Characterization of Mn Substituted ferrofluid used as an inclination sensor”, Nano Trends-Materials and its Applications , Volume 4, Issue 1, January-February, 2008, Pages 1-6.
  54. Rahul Sharma, R .C. Agarwala, Vijaya Agarwala, “Development of Radar Absorbing Nano Crystals Under Thermal Irradiation”, Journal of Nano Research, Vol.2(2008) ,pp 91-104.