Dr. Rajiv Kumar

Dr. Rajiv Kumar
Department Metallurgical & Materials Engineering
Designation Assistant Professor
Qualification B.Tech. (Metallurgical & Materials Engineering-NIT DGP), M.Tech. (Materials Science and Engineering-IITK), Ph.D. (Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science, IIT Bombay and Monash University, Australia)
Research Interests Alloys development, High entropy alloys, Corrosion, High-temperature oxidation, Materials Characterization, Powder metallurgy, Structure-Property correlation, Mechanical behavior of metals and alloys
Email rajivkumar@pec.edu.in ( Official )
rajiv06484met@gmail.com ( Personal )
Phone Number 172-2753961 ( Office )

Sr. No. Title
1 Daljeet Singh, Saurabh Agarwal, Srinivasulu Grandhi, R. Rahul, S. Parida, S. R. Bakshi, Rajiv Kumar*, “Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline and microcrystalline high entropy alloys and study of their corrosion behavior”, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 75 (2022) 2091-2097.
2 Rajiv Kumar*, R. K. Singh Raman, S.R. Bakshi, V.S. Raja, S. Parida, “Nanocrystalline structure remarkably enhances oxidation resistance of Fe-20Cr-5Al alloy”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 900 (2022)163568.
3 Rajiv Kumar*, R. K. Singh Raman, S.R. Bakshi, V.S. Raja, S. Parida, “Effect of nanocrystalline structure on the oxidation behavior of Fe-20Cr-3Al alloy at high temperatures”, Oxidation of Metals, 97(2022) 307-321.
4 H. Sharma, A. Bhardwaj, D. Singh, D. Mittal, Rajiv Kumar, A. Selokar, M. Bilal, S. Akabrid, S. K. Sharma, “Corrosion Behaviour of Nitronic Steel in Acidic Environment”, NanoScience Technology, 1 (2021) 12-17.
5 Daljeet Singh, Rajiv Kumar*, “Synthesis and Characterization of Nanocrystalline Ni-Cr-Al Alloy Powder”, Materials Today: Proceedings, 41(2021) 821-824
Sr. No. Title Agency Duration of Years
1 Assessment of Additive Manufactured Titanium Alloy and Cast Nickel-Aluminium-Bronze Alloy: An Exploratory Study for Naval Propeller Material Naval Research Board (DRDO) 2
Sr. No. Society Duration
1 Powder Metallurgy Association of India Life-member
2 Materials Research Society of India Life-member
3 Indian Institute of Metals Life-member