SELECTION OF JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWS


AREAS OF RESEARCH PROJECTS:

CHEMICAL SCIENCES:

Chemical thermodynamics, Solid state and high temperature chemistry, Electrochemistry, Spectroscopy and laser, Radiochemistry, Advanced separation techniques, Actinide Chemistry, Trace / ultra-trace analytical techniques synthesis and characterization of nano-ceramics and Chemical sensors

PHYSICAL SCIENCES:

Investigations on behaviour of materials at low temperatures, high pressures and magnetic fields to explore novel properties of materials, Investigations of defect properties of solids using ion beams and positrons, Computer simulations of material properties; Studies on surfaces and nanomaterials, and exploration of materials for sensors and detectors. Investigating phase transitions and dynamics in soft matter

ENGINEERING SCIENCES:

Robotics and Development of Intelligent machines, Thermal Hydraulics and Structural Mechanics, Design of critical components, Modeling studies, Safety Analysis, Wireless networking, Parallel computing, Embedded and Simulator systems, Non-destructive Evaluation and Reliability, Development of new engineering materials, Experimental and computational studies in (i) novel processing and fabrication methods, (ii) mechanical behaviour, (iii) damage tolerance and crack growth and (iv) structure and properties