Dr. Sumanta Samal completed his B.Sc. in Physics (Hons) at M.P.C. (A) College, North Orissa University, Odisha in 2005, M.Sc. in department of Physics at Utkal university, Odisha in 2007 and M.Tech. in department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India in 2007. He earned his doctorate in department of Materials Science and Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India in 2014, followed by three years of Institute Post-Doctoral research experience in the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Discipline of Metallurgy Engineering and Materials Science (MEMS), Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Indore, India. His research and teaching interests include solidification, physical metallurgy, phase field simulation for microstructural evolution, phase transformations and phase equilibria in materials.
Discipline of Metallurgy Engineering and Materials Science (MEMS)
Foundry and Welding Laboratory (FWL), POD 1E - 105
Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India
|⇛||Solidification: Experiments and Simulation|
|⇛||Processing-Structure-Property correlation in multicomponent/high entropy alloys|
|⇛||Material design for high temperature applications|
|⇛||Phase equilibria: Materials for the future|
X-ray Diffraction: Phase analysis, Size and strain calculation, Scanning Electron Microscopy, Transmission Electron Microscope (FEI Technai, G2 T20, 200 kV), Electron Back Scattered Diffraction, Hardness Testing, Nanoindentation testing, Compression Testing from 10-3 to 100 s-1.
Image Analysis software for optical, SEM and TEM images, GNU software for 2D and 3D plot, Thermo-Cal software for thermodynamic simulation, MICRESS software for microstructure evolution, Simufact software for forging simulation
Programming languages: C, MATLAB, OCTAVE