Vitae

EDUCATION

PhD, Material Science and Engineering, with Golden Eagle Award Dec 2017 (GPA 3.9/4)

Dissertation: Wear and corrosion behavior of bulk metallic glasses and single phase high entropy alloys

University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

Master of Science, Material Science and Engineering Dec 2015 (GPA 3.89/4)

Thesis: Effect of alloy composition, free volume and glass formability on the corrosion behavior of bulk metallic glasses

University of North Texas, Denton, Texas

Bachelor of Technology, Metallurgy and Materials Technology May 2010 (GPA: 8/10)

Thesis: Influence of rolling path on Microstructure and Mechanical properties in EB refined tantalum

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad, India

WORK EXPERIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS Jan 2018 – To date

Position: Research Scientist

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS Dec 2014 – Dec 2017

Position: Graduate Research Assistant

ATLAS COPCO (INDIA) LTD

Position: Senior Metallurgist Nov 2010 – July 2013

Position: Lead Quality Systems Auditor Sept 2010 - Nov 2010

CERTIFICATIONS

1. ISO 9001 -2008 Quality Management Systems – Lead Auditor

2. ISO 14001 – 2004 Environmental Management Systems - Lead Auditor from Lloyd's Register Quality Assurance (LRQA)

PEER REVIEWER:

  • Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A
  • Surface and Coatings Technology
  • Materials Chemistry and Physics
  • Tribology Transactions
  • Journal of Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing Technology

SERVICE:

2016-17

President, UNT Materials Science Graduate Student Organization

President, North Texas Student Chapter, Society of Tribology and Lubrication Engineers

Director of Programming, Graduate Student Government

2015-16

Senator, Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Member, Advisory Council, Indian Students Association, University of North Texas

Graduate Student Library Advisory Board (SLAB) UNT Libraries.