Ajit Behera is a Assistant Professor,National Institute of Technology, Rourkela,India

Ajit Behera

Assistant Professor

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National Institute of Technology, Rourkela


Dr. Ajit Behera (born in 1987) is working as Assistant Professor in Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at National Institute of Technology. His working area is ‘Advanced Materials’, Nanomaterials’, ‘Cryo-treatment of material’, ‘shape memory alloys’. He has published five book and more than 50 journals in these area. Recently he has gotten ‘’young faculty award-2017’’, “C.V. Raman National award-2018” and “Yuva Rattan Award-2019”. He is an active member of editorial board/reviewer in many repute journals.


No of Publication: 56+ Citation in Google Scholar: 275+


Year Education 2016 Ph.D., IIT Kharagpur (Metallurgical & Materials Engineering) Specialization: Synthesis of Nanostructure Multilayered Ni/Ti Thin Film by Magnetron Sputtering and Effect of Annealing 2012 M.Tech, NIT Rourkela (Metallurgical & Materials Engineering) Specialization: Processing and Characterization of Plasma Spray coatings of Industrial Waste and Low Grade Ore mineral on metal substrates 2009 B.Tech, IGIT Sarang (Metallurgical & Materials Engineering)


• Smart materials • Plasma surface Engineering, • Characterization of materials • Nanotechnology • Magnetron sputtered Thin Film • Cryo-treatment • Utilization of Industrial Waste


• Young Faculty Award-2017. • C.V. Raman National Award-2018 • Yuva Rattan Award-2019


SAIL, NALCO, SERB, DRDO, BRNS, Maruthi Engineering


• Guest Editor, Materials Today Proceeding, 2019-2020 • Associate Editor, Int. J. of Materials and Product Technology 2019-cont. • Book Reviewer, CRC Press, 2019- cont. • Book Reviewer, Wiley Scrivener Publishing 2019-cont.. • Project Reviewer, DST SERB Sponsored Proposals 2018-cont. • Reviewer, IONICS, Springer 2018-cont. • Reviewer, Annalen der Physik, Wiley 2017-cont. • Reviewer, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Springer 2016-cont. • Reviewer, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, Springer 2016-cont. • Reviewer, Journal of Cleaner Production, Elsevier 2016-cont. • Reviewer, Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, Springer 2015-cont. • Reviewer, Tribology Transactions, Taylor & Francis. 2014-cont. • Reviewer, Plasma Science and Technology, IOP Science 2013-cont. • Reviewer, Waste Management & Research, SAGE Journal 2013-cont. • Reviewer, Microelectronics International, Emerald Journal 2019-cont. • Reviewer, International Journal of Surface Science and Engineering, Inder science 2019-cont. • Reviewer, Journal of Metallurgy, Hindawi publisher 2012-cont. • Reviewer, IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, IEEE 2013-cont.