Sankara Sarma V Tatiparti

Sankara Sarma V Tatiparti

sankara@iitb.ac.in

Academic Background:

  • Ph.D. [Materials Sci. & Engg.]: University of Florida, Gainesville USA [2004-08]
  • M.Tech. [Metallurgical Engg. & Materials Sci.]: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai India [2002-04]
  • B.Tech. [Metallurgical Engg.]: Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai India [1997-2001]

Contact Address:

Room 308, Transit Bldg., Opp. Power House, Dept. of Energy Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076 India

Phone (Internal(O)) : (0091 22) – 2576 7672
Fax: (0091 22) 2576 4890


Research Interest:

  • Hydrogen storage
  • Electrofabrication of nanostructured materials
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Nano-interface (Grain Boundary) engineering for stable energy materials
  • Scanning Electro Chemical Microscopy (SECM)
  • Polarization Behaviour of End plates and Bimetallic plates under Thin Electrolyte Layers in PEM-FCs
  • Polycrystalline nano dendritic growth

Courses Offered:

  • Thermo Fluid Devices (EN 317) - Autumn `15, `16, `17
  • Principles and Applications of Hydrogen Storage (EN 637) - Autumn `17
  • Heat and Mass Transfer (EN 303) - Autumn `13, `14
  • Energy Systems Lab (EN311/609) - Autumn `14, 15
  • Electrochemistry (EN 314) - Spring `16, `17
  • Hydrogen Energy (EN 610) - Spring `13, `14, `15
  • Energy Lab II (EN 650/420) - Spring `15, '16, 17
  • High Temperature Corrosion (MM 695) - Spring `13
  • Principles of Process Metallurgy (MM 320) - Summer `14, `15

List of Publications:

  1. Z. Zacharia, S.S.V. Tatiparti, S.K. Mishra, S.M. Tiwari, R. Narayanrao, U. Ramamurty, "Tension-Compression asymmetry in an extruded Mg alloy AM30: Temperature and strain rate effects", Mater. Sci. Eng. A, 572, 8-18 (2013).
  2. S.K. Mishra, S.S.V. Tatiparti, S.M. Tiwari, R.S. Raghavan, J.J. Li, J.E. Carsley, “Annealing response of AA5182 deformed in plane strain and equibiaxial strain paths”, Philos. Mag., Accepted (2013). DOI:10.1080/14786435.2013.781696
  3. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “Potentiostatic versus galvanostatic electrodeposition of nanocrystalline Al–Mg alloy powders”, J. Solid State Electrochem., 16, 1255-1262 (2012).
  4. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “Evolution of morphology and microstructure in electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al-Mg alloy dendrites”, Metals, Special Issue: Nanocrystalline metals and alloys, 1, 3-15 (2011). (Invited).
  5. S.S.V. Tatiparti, “Banded structure of the electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al–Mg alloy dendrites”, Mater. Lett., 65, 3262-3264 (2011).
  6. S.S.V. Tatiparti, “Extended solubility in the electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al–Mg alloy dendrites”, Mater. Lett., 65, 3173-3175 (2011).
  7. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “Internal structure of the electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al–Mg alloy dendrites”, Mater. Lett., 65, 2413-2415 (2011).
  8. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “Preferred orientation and shape of electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al–Mg alloy dendrites”, Mater. Lett., 65, 1915-1918 (2011).
  9. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “Substrate effect on electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al–Mg alloy powders”, Mater. Lett., 65, 1859-1861 (2011).
  10. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “An understanding of the electrodeposition process of Al-Mg alloys using an organometallic-based electrolyte”, J. Appl. Electrochem., 40, 2091-2098 (2010)
  11. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “The formation of morphologies and microstructures in electrodeposited nanocrystalline Al-Mg alloy powders”, J. Electrochem. Soc., 157, E167-171 (2010).
  12. S.S.V. Tatiparti, F. Ebrahimi, “Electrodeposition of Al-Mg alloy powders”, J. Electrochem. Soc., 155, D363-368 (2008).
  13. S.S.V. Tatiparti, K.B. Deshpande, “Effect of aeration on galvanic corrosion of magnesium alloy (AE44) and mild steel using experimental and synthesized polarization curves”, J. Appl. Electrochem., Submitted.
  14. S.S.V. Tatiparti, K.B. Deshpande, “Corrosion behavior of mild steel under droplet and bulk electrolyte environments using experimental and synthesized polarization curves”, in preparation.

Work Experiance:

  • Assistant Professor: Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai India (2012- )
  • Research Scientist: General Motors Global R&D, Bangalore India (2010-2012)
  • Post Doctoral Fellow: Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis, Utrecht University, Utrecht The Netherlands (2008-2010)

Additional Information:

Opportunities available for research (PhD, MTech) and projects (Dual Degree, BTech, internship) in areas mentioned under "Research Interest" available. Please email for an appointment.