saranm@nplindia.org

Sh. M Saravanan
Designation:
Scientist
Department:
Physics of Energy Harvesting
Email address:
saranm@nplindia.org
Brief Biodata:

1. DP/DU name & No : 2.06 (Metals & Alloys Group/Materials Physics and Engg.)

2. Name : M. SARAVANAN

3. Current position and Address:

Scientist, Room No:15,
HEPP Building ,
CSIR-National Physical Laboratory,
Dr. K.S. Krishnan Marg,
New Delhi – 110012, India
Phone (O): +91-11- 4560 8443
Mobile : +91-9958923766
Email: saranm@mail.nplindia.org

4. Educational Qualifications:

Degree

Subject

University/College

Year

B.E

Mechanical Engineering

Madurai Kamaraj University

2002

5. Research Experience :

Year

Duration

Research field

Institute

Position

2003-2004

21-Aug-2003 To 10-Jun-2004

Advanced Manufacturing Processes

Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre (ISRO)

Graduate Trainee

2004-2006

11-Jun-2004 To 09-Jun-2006

Nanostructured materials employing Severe Plastic Deformation.

National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science & Technology (CSIR)

CSIR- DJ Research Intern

2006

23-Jun-2006 To 31-Oct-2006

Light Metals, Alloys and Composites

National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science & Technology (CSIR)

Project Assistant

2007-2010

08-Mar-2007 To 07-Mar-2010

Nanostructured materials/Metals and Alloys

National Physical Laboratory(CSIR)

Junior Scientist

2010

08-Mar-2010 To Till Date

Thermoelectric materials/ Metals & Alloys

National Physical Laboratory(CSIR)

Scientist

6. Date of Joining NPL: 08/03/2007

7. No. of Publications:

SCI Journals

Conference/ proceedings

Books

Total

13

10

-

23

8. No. of Patents : --

9. Current Activity:

  • Development of Cost effective thermoelectric materials with high figure of merit
  • Development of Nanostructured Materials employing Severe Plastic Deformation techniques
  • Development of Aluminium, Magnesium alloys, composites and correlation with their microstructure, grain size and mechanical properties

10. Honors and Awards: --

11. Any other information:

Life Member - Indian Institute of Metals
Life Member - Material Research Society of India
Life Member - The Institution of Engineers ( India )

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