adhar@nplindia.org

Dr. Ajay Dhar
Designation:
Chief Scientist
Email address:
adhar@nplindia.org
Brief Biodata:
  • DP/DU No.:

    3.1 (Metals & Alloys Group/Division of Engg. Materials)

    Current position and Address :

    1753, B-1, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi

  • Educational Qualifications:
  • DegreeSubjectUniversity/InstituteYear

    PhD

    Solid State Physics

    Univ. of Delhi

    1987

    M.Phil

    Solid State Physics

    Univ. of Delhi

    1981

    M.Sc.

    Applied Physics

    Univ. of Delhi

    1980
    B.Sc. (Hons) Honours in Physics

    Univ. of Delhi

    1978

    Academics/Research Experience:
  • Year Duration Research field Institute ( in India/Abroad) Fellowship

    1981-82

    1 year

    Material Science

    Delhi University

    Res. Scholar

    1984

    6 weeks

    High pressure studies

    NRLM, Japan

    UNDP Fellow

    2000-01

    1 year

    Materials Science-Magnetic Matls.

    Queen's University , Canada

    Post Doctoral Fellow

    1989-92 2 ½ year Materials Science- Magnetic Matls. Queen's University , Canada Visiting Professor
  • Date of Joining NPL: November 2, 1982
  • No. of Publications:
  • SCI JournalsConference/ proceedings BooksTotal
    28 37

    NIL

    65

    No. of Patents : NIL

    Current Activity :

    •  Processing & Characterization of light alloys & composites using Spray-forming, Powder Metallurgy, Liquid Metallurgy techniques.
    •  Metals Matrix Composites, including Nanocomposites.
    •  Superhard ceramics
    •  Magnetic NDE

    Honours and Awards:

  • •  Awarded the CSIR Young Scientist Award in Physics in 1993
    •  Completed CSIR Leadership Development Program (LDP 0902) with merit in 2009.

  • Any other information: NIL

  • Telphone: 9472
    Email :
    adhar@nplindia.org

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