Professor Dwarakadasa Eswarahalli Sundeararajan

Chairman, Karnataka Hybrid Micro Devices Ltd.


Areas of Interest:

Metallurgy, Microscopy, Structure Property Correlation, Heat Treatment, Corrosion and Protection, Alloy Development, Electroplating and Forming, Electronic Materials, Devices, Failure Analysis

Specialization:

Metallurgy and Materials Engineering

Consultancy Areas:

Heat Treatment, Electroplating and Forming, Corrosion and Protection, Failure Analysis, Alloy Development, Microscopy and Structure, Electronic Materials

 

Sector Associated With:

R&D

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms, Private Agencies, Individuals

Major Professional Contributions:

Taught Undergraduate, Graduate and Doctoral Students for over 4 decades, Published over 180 research papers, Supervised 25 doctoral candidates for PhD degree and 26 for M.S. degrees; Author/Co-author of 8 Books, Monographs and Conference proceedings, Developed Al-Li Alloys, Aeronautical Grade 7050 Aluminium alloy, Copper-Manganese alloy for Naval applications.

Professional Experience:

  • Lecturer, Department of Metallurgy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-560012, 1963-72.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Metallurgy, IISc., Bangalore-560012, 1972-1982.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Metallurgy, IISc., Bangalore-560012, 1982-1992.
  • Professor, Department of Metallurgy, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-560012, 1992-2003.

Keywords:

Metallurgy, Materials, Corrosion, Heat Treatment, Electroplating, Electro-less Plating, Coating, Protective Coatings, Composites, Failure Analysis

 

Contact Information

Office

74, 8th Cross, R M V Extension, Bangalore 560080
Phone: 080-23616110
Mobile: +919916766623
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Education

  • B. Sc. (PCM) Mysore University, St. Joseph's College, Bangalore 560001, 1959.
  • B.E. (Metallurgy), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 1961.
  • M.S. (Engineering)(Metallurgy), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1966.
  • PhD (Engineering)(Metallurgy), Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 1971.

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Metaserve Award, Institution of Metallurgists, London 1981;
  • Mascot Award, Electrochemical Society of India, 1982;
  • Ferroguard Award, Electrochemical Society of India, 1983;
  • Best Metallurgist Award, Indian Institute of Metals, 1990;
  • Hindustan Zinc Gold Medal, Indian Institute of Metals, 1996;
  • NALCO Gold Medal, Indian Institute of Metals, 2006;
  • Engineer of the year, Institution of Engineers(India), 2012;
  • Fellow INAE, Fellow - ECSI, Fellow - AeSI, Fellow IIW, Fellow IIM;

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INAE Section Affiliated To: Section VIII: Mining Metallurgical and Materials Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 1998


Year of Birth: 1941