Dr. Ajoy Kumar Pandey

Assistant Professor

Department of Metallurgical & Material Engineering

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: ajoy@nitw.ac.in

: 8332969388

Interests: Bioceramics, Powder Metallurgy, Mechanical Metallurgy, Shape Memory Alloys

Education: Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

 

Joined NIT Warangal in 2013


 


 



 


 

Course Taught Previously

Currently Teaching:

Level

Name of Course

UG- Theory

Mechanical Behaviour of Materials

PG- Practical

Mechanical Behaviour of Materials Laboratory

PG- Theory

Nano Science and Technology

 

 Course Taught:

Theory: UG LevelTheory: PG Level
Nano Science and TechnologySpecial Steels
Mechanical Behaviour of MaterialsFailure Analysis
X-Ray Diffraction and Electron MicroscopyNano Science and Technology
Creep, Fatigue and Fracture


Practical- UG Level
Practical- UG Level
X-Ray Diffraction and Electron Microscopy LaboratoryPowder Processing Laboratory
Mechanical Behaviour of Materials Laboratory

 

Publications

 International Journals:

 

Author's

Title of the Paper

Journal details

Impact factor

  •  

Shiva Bejugama, Narendra Kumar Gadwal, Ajoy Kumar Pandey

Two-step sintering of Sm2O3 doped ceria stabilized zirconia

 
Ceramics International, In the press
3.0
  •  
Shiva Bejugama and Ajoy Kumar Pandey 

Effect of Nb2O5 on Sintering and Mechanical Properties of Ceria Stabilized Zirconia

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 765: 2018, 1049-1054

 
 3.8
  •  

Y. Venkata, Sarabjit Singha, D.K. Dasa, A.K. Pandey

Effect of fine alumina in improving refractoriness of ceramic shell moulds used for aeronautical grade Ni-base superalloy castings

Ceramics International, 44:2018,  12030-12035

3.0

  •  

Arjun Dey, Manish Kumar Nayak, A. Carmel Mary Esther, Maurya Sandeep Pradeepkumar, Deeksha Porwal, A. K. Gupta, Parthasarathi Bera, Harish C. Barshilia, Anoop Kumar Mukhopadhyay, Ajoy Kumar Pandey, Kallol Khan, Manjima Bhattacharya, D. Raghavendra Kumar, N. Sridhara & Anand Kumar Sharma

Nanocolumnar Crystalline Vanadium Oxide-Molybdenum Oxide Antireflective Smart Thin Films with Superior Nanomechanical Properties

Scientific reports, doi:10.1038/srep36811

4.6

  •  

Ajoy Kumar Pandey and Koushik Biswas

Effect of hydrothermal treatment on tribological properties of alumina and zirconia based bioceramics

Ceramics International, 42:2016, 2306-2316

3.0

  •  

Ajoy Kumar Pandey and Koushik Biswas

In vitro cytocompatibility, ageing and wear behaviour of ceria stabilized zirconia bioceramic

Ceramics International,  40:2014, 15889-158895

3.0

  •  

Ajoy Kumar Pandey and Koushik Biswas

Effect of agglomeration and calcination temperature on the mechanical properties of yttria stabilized zirconia (YSZ)

Ceramics International, 40:2014, 14111-14117

 3.0

  •  

Ajoy Kumar Pandey, Usha Rani Jena and K. Biswas

In vitro ageing and wear behaviour of ceria stabilized zirconia toughened alumina (CSZ-TA) bio-ceramics

Journal of Materials Chemistry & Physics 146 (3): 2014, 456-463

2.2

  •  

Ajoy Kumar Pandey, Falguni Pati, Debika Mandal, Santanu Dhara and Koushik Biswas

In vitro evaluation of osteoconductivity and cellular response of zirconia and alumina based ceramics

Journal of materials science and engineering C, 33(7): 2013, 3923-3930

4.2

  •  

Ajoy Kumar Pandey, K. Biswas

Influence of sintering parameters on densification and tribological properties of ceria stabilized zirconia bio-ceramics

Ceramics International 37:2011, 257-264

3.0

  •  

M. Pastor, S. Maiti, Ajoy Kumar Pandey, K. Biswas and I. Manna

Effect of dysprosia doping on structural and electrical property of stabilized zirconia for intermediate- temperature SOFCs

Journal of Materials Chemistry & Physics 125 (1-2):2011, 202-209

2.0

  •  

Manpreet Singh Marwah, Vajjala Srinivas, Ajoy Kumar Pandey, Shyam Ranjan Kumar, Koushik Biswas, and Joydeep Maity

Morphological changes during annealing of electrodeposited Ni-Cr coating on steel and their effect on corrosion in 3% of NaCl solution

Journal of Iron and Steel Research International. 18(3): 2011, 72-78

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PHDs Supervised

 

S.No.

Name of Student

Reg. Year and Status (FT/PT)

Thesis Title

Other Supervisior(s) (if any) Names & Department

Completed / Ongoing

1.     


Mr. Bejugama Shiva

2016 (FT)

 Development and Characterization of ZrO2-CeO2-Nb2O5 and ZrO2-Sm2O3 Bioceramics

Nil

Ongoing

2.     


Mr. Venkat

2016 (PT)

Effect of polymer containing binder on mould properties for investment casting

Dr. Sarabjit Singh,        DMRL Hyderabad    

Ongoing

3.    


Mr. Adigilli Harish Kumar

2016 (PT)

Development of 2-Dimensional WS2 reinforced Al/ Al alloy based self-lubricating composites

Dr. Joydip Joardar         ARCI Hyderabad

Ongoing

4.
Mr. E. Obulapathi2017 (FT)
Broad Area: Bioceramics

     Nil

Ongoing
5.

 

Mr. Giridhar Gudivada

 

2019 (FT)Broad Area: Creep Fatigue and Fracture

Nil

Ongoing

 

 

Workshops/Conferences

 


Projects

 

S. No.

Title of Project

Funding Agency

Year of start & total period

Name of investigators

Status

  •  

National Centre for Development of Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes for Clean Coal Technologies for Power Applications

 

DST, through International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI) Hyderabad

2018,

3 Years

 

Dr. N. Narasaiah (Project Coordinator)

Dr. G. V. S Nageswara Rao (PI)

Dr. C. Vanitha  (PI)

Dr. Ajoy Kumar Pandey (PI)

Dr. G. Brahma Raju (PI)

Dr. B. Srinviasa Rao (PI)

Ongoing

  •  

Evaluation of Creep-Fatigue Crack Growth (CFCG) for Alloy 617 forging material

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam

 2018,

15 months

Ajoy K. Pandey (PI)

Srinivasa Rao

Asit K. Khanra

Brahma Raju

N. Narasaiah
Ongoing
  •  

Evaluation of creep-fatigue crack growth (CFCG) for Alloy 625 Cast material

 Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam

 2018,

15 months

 

N. Narasaiah (PI)

Arockia Kumar

G.V.S. Nageswara Rao

Ajoy K. Pandey

B. Srinivasa Rao
Ongoing

Development of Alumina-Zirconia-Titania Based Ceramic Composite for Biomedical Applications


 Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB), DST

 2017,

Three Years

 Ajoy K Pandey (PI)
 Ongoing

Development of an NDT technique for in-situ evaluation of hydrogen damage in boiler water-tube

NTPC Energy Technology Research Alliance, New Delhi

2016,

one Year

R Arockia Kumar (PI)

Ajoy K. Pandey

N Narasaiah

Aneesh Kumar (IGCAR)

 

 

Ongoing

 

Awards and Honors

 

Special Lectures Delivered:

S.No.

Title of Lecture / Lecture Series

Date, Place, and Programme where Lectures were Delivered

Other relevant information

 1.

Biomaterials

International Conference on  ADVANCED FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS�?? during 18th - 20th December 2017 at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Basara, Telangana, India

 Invited Lecture

2.

Nanocarbon & Its Applications

International Conference on Advances in Metallurgy, Materials and Manufacturing (ICAMMM-2017) during 6-8, March, 2017 at Department of Metallurgical Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Salem, Tamilnadu, India

Keynote Lecture

3.     

X-Ray Diffraction: Theory and Analytical Technique

24th December 2016 at Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technologies, Basara, Telangana, India

Invited lecture

4.     

Introduction to X-Ray Diffractometer

10 Day GIAN Course on Advanced Materials for Sustainable Energy and Storage (23rd May-3rd June 2016), Organized by Centre for Automation and Instrumentation (CAI) and department of Chemistry, NIT Warangal, India

Special Lecture

5.     

The X-Ray Diffractometer

Workshop on Infrastructural Facilities at CAI for Advanced Interdisciplinary Research (ISFACAIR) 10th March 2016 at NIT Warangal, India

Special Lecture

6.

Fundamentals of Scanning Electron Microscopy

Workshop on Advances in Electron Microscopy organized by Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, NIT Warangal, India, during December 9-13, 2013

Special Lecture

Membership in Professional Bodies:

  • Founder Life Member in society for failure analysis (Membership No.FLM-SFA-0341)
  • Lifetime Member in the Electron Microscope Society of India (Membership No.LM-1202)
  • Lifetime Member in The Indian Institute of Metals (Membership No.54789)
  • Lifetime Member in the Materials Research Society of India (Membership No. LMB 2650)
  • Lifetime Member in the Powder Metallurgy Association of India (Membership No. LM 95616)

Additional Responsibility

 

  • Faculty-in-charge of Mechanical Metallurgy Lab
  • Member of DSC for Ph.D. students
  • Warden for Hostels