Dr. T. Balakrishna Bhat

Scientist (Retd.), Freelance


Areas of Interest:

High strength materials, Armour materials, Energy, Education, Engineering startups.

Specialization:

High strength materials, Armour materials

Consultancy Areas:

High strength materials, Armour materials, Energy, Education, Engineering Startups.

 

Sector Associated With:

R&D

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

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

Major Professional Contributions:

Development of Armour materials to meet nearly all the requirements of Armour in India.

Professional Experience:

  • Visiting scientist at Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
  • Visiting Professor IIT Delhi.
  • Guided MTech and PhD thesis.
  • Scientist and Division head Armour materials at DMRL.

Keywords:

Super hard steels, Armour materials, boron carbide and toughened ceramics, high strain rate behavior, Titanium alloys, ceramics, composites, Advanced steels, fiber reinforced composites, cellular ceramics.

Contact Information

Office

H No 9-20 Plot No 36 Old Gayatrinagar, Meerpet post, Jillelaguda, Hyderabad-500097, India
Ph. No.: 9848425496

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Education

  • B.Tech. (Metallurgy) 1972 IIT, Madras
  • M.E. (Metallurgy) 1974 IISc, Bangalore
  • Ph.D. (Metallurgy) 1982 IIT, Madras

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Vasvik award, National Best Metallurgist award, NASA invention award, DRDO award for performance excellence

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


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2009


Year of Birth: 1949