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Dr. Maya Katapadi Kini Assistant Professor
School of Minerals, Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Research Interests

  • Lead free solder alloys;
  • Multi principal element alloy (HEA) thin films;
  • Twinning induced orientations in thin films;
  • Mesoscale experimental mechanics;
  • Grain growth resistant ceramics

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 Degree Discipline Year School
  PhD Materials Engineering 2017 IISc, Bangalore
  ME Materials Engineering 2009 IISc, Bangalore
  B.Tech. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering 2007 NITK, Surathkal




 Physical metallurgy;
Advanced physical metallurgy
Mechanical behavior of Materials
Introduction to Materials science and engineering



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Professional Experience

Assistant professor, IIT Bhubaneswar (from December 22) ;                                                                                                                          Assistant professor, Materials Engineering, IIT Jammu, J & K,  (December 21 - December 22) ;                                                                            Assistant Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering and Central Research Facility, NIT Karnataka, Surathkal, (September - November 21);             Post-doctoral researcher at Max Planck institute for Iron Research, Dusseldorf, Germany,  (August 16 - January 2021) (worked on: “GB CORRELATE”, “Analysis of the thermal stability of the High Entropy Alloys by Dewetting of thin films (AHEAD)” , nanotwinned Ag).

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