Dr. Bathula Sivaiah
Senior Scientist & Assistant Professor (AcSIR)
Alternative Energy Materials group
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Division Advanced Materials and Devices

Dr Bathula Sivaiah was graduated from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal, Telangana in Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, First class with Distinction. He was Post-graduated (M.Tech, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, U.P. He did his Doctoral degree (Ph.D. – Applied Physics) from Delhi Technological University, Delhi. After his post graduation, he was joined CSIR-NPL as a Scientist B in Metals and Alloys Group in early 2007. Currently he is working in Alternative Energy Materials group with an aim of developing cost effective, non-toxic thermoelectric devices for various strategic and societal applications. His passion also lies in teaching Engineering Materials to M.Tech and PhD students at Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR), CSIR-NPL, which he is pursuing since 2011. Currently two students are pursuing PhD under his guidance. He has two-patents filed, One-chapters in Books, more than 40 research papers in SCI journals of repute, more than 10 national and international conference papers to his credit. He is also a reviewer to many international journals published by RSC, APS, ASM international, Elsevier Science etc.