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Preeti Makkar

Preeti Makkar

Research Scholar/ Women Scientist WOS-A (DST)
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engg.
Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
Roorkee-247667, India
Academic Background
  • M.Tech Material Science from Thapar University, Patiala,
  • M.Sc Physics from Delhi University
  • B.Sc. Physics (Hons) from Delhi University


Research Interest 

Nanoparticles Synthesis, Nanoceramics, Electroless Coatings, Nanocomposite Coatings, Intermetallics, Tribological properties, Corrosion 


Professiona Experience (if any)

Working as a Physics lecturer in the department of Applied Sciences. Also teaches Material Sciences in Mechanical Department at Global institute of Technology and Management, Gurgaon from 21st August’09 to 11th July’10.


Supervisor and Co-Supervisor
  • Dr. R.C. Agarwala (Professor, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Roorkee) and
  • Dr. Vijaya Agarwala (Professor, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Roorkee)




Any other information

Awarded as a Principal Investigator for handling a project entitled ‘Development of Ni-P based nanocomposite Coatings for wear and corrosion applications’ for three years duration under the DST Women Scientist Scheme (WOS-A) from June 2012 


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