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Dr. Rajesh K. Khatirkar

Associate Professor,

Visvesvarya National Institute of Technology (VNIT),

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering,

Room No. MEC-107 (Materials Engineering Centre Building),

South Ambazari Road, Nagpur – 440010

Email: rajeshk@mme.vnit.ac.in, rajesh.khatirkar@gmail.com

Office :+91-712-2801508 Fax: +91-712-2223230


Areas of interest

  • Microstructure and texture development in materials
  • Electron microscopy
  • Line profile analysis
  • Welding behavior of metals and alloys
  • Characterization of materials


Educational qualifications

B.E. (1998, Industrial Engineering) - Shri Ramdeobaba Kamla Nehru Engineeering College, Nagpur

M.Tech. (2004, Metallurgical Engineering) – Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

Ph.D. (2012, Metallurgical Engineering) – Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB), Mumbai


Teaching assignments

  • UG (B.Tech.) - Characterization of materials (core, 3-0-0, 6 credits), Characterization of materials lab (core, 0-0-2, 2 credits), X-ray diffraction and electron microscopy (elective, 3-1-0, 8 credits), Structure of materials (elective, 3-0-0, 6 credits)

  • PG (M.Tech./Ph.D.) – Structure and characterization of materials (core, 3-0-0, 6 credits), Structure and Characterization of Materials lab (0-0-2, 2 credits)