C. Chandraprakash

PhD (Pennsylvania State University)

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering


Research Interests



  • 2017: PhD in Engineering Science and Mechanics, Penn State
  • 2010: M. Tech in Product Design, Mechanical Engg, IIT Madras
  • 2008: B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering, IIT Madras



  • ME222A - Nature and properties of materials

  • ME321A - Advanced mechanics of solids

  • ME698E - Fabrication and mechanics of thin films (new modular course)

  • ME621A - Introduction to solid mechanics

  • ME683A - Techniques in non-destructive evaluation (new course)

  • ME723A - Wave propagation in solids

  • 2010: Project Officer, Centre for Non-Destructive Evaluation, IIT Madras
  • 2010-11: Technical Manager, Engineering Research Centre, TATA Motors
  • 2011-17: Graduate Assistant, ESM Department, Penn State
  • 2017: Visiting Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur
  • 2018: Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur


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  • Acoustic metamaterials, thermal nondestructive evaluation, soft robotics, multifunctional materials, instrumentation.

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