Baibhav Karan

About Baibhav

Baibhav attained his Bachelor of Technology in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Rourkela. He has prior experience as a research intern on additive manufacturing and 3D printing at Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia. Prior to joining UQIDAR, he was working at Jindal Stainless Ltd. as a Graduate Engineer Trainee in the central quality assurance department. He received the best metallurgist undergraduate award from the Indian Institute of Metals, along with the Banshidhar Panda Gold medal for securing the highest rank among all undergraduate students. He is most interested in the research and development of new materials.

Project details

Additive manufacturing of stainless steel based nanocomposites

Production of high strength high ductility materials with superior corrosion resistance has been a long challenge. Stainless steel based nanocomposites are promising, but hard to be made conventionally. This project aims to design and develop such composites with additive manufacture approach.

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UQ Supervisor

Professor Mingxing Zhang

School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
IITD Supervisor

Assistant professor Ayan Bhowmik

Department of Materials Science and Engineering