Chandraprakash Chindam

PhD (Pennsylvania State University)

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Specialization: Computation: Wave mechanics and thermal diffusion; Experiments: Characterization

Research Interest: Acoustic materials, thermal NDT, multifunctional materials, instrumentation, and biomimetic deisgn.


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



Jan 2018: ME698E - Fabrication and mechanics of thin films (new mdoular course)
Aug 2018: ME621A - Introduction to solid mechanics
Jan 2019: ME222A - Nature and properties of materials

Thermomechanical phenomenon: A non-destructive evaluation perspective, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 2019,

Parylene-C microfibrous thin films as phononic crystals, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 2017,
Relative permittivity of bulk Parylene-C polymer in the infrared regime, Journal of Electromagnetic Waves and Applications, 2015 inclination, crystallinity, and water wettability of microfibrous thin-film substrates of Parylene C in relation to the direction of the monomer vapor during fabrication, Applied Surface Science, 2015, and experiment on resonant frequencies of liquid-air interfaces trapped in microfluidic devices, Journal of Aoplied Physics, 2013, response of metals: Maxwell vs. Kelvin–Voigt models, Material Science and Engineering A, 2013

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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