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Materials' Multi-Physics Modelling Group

Meet The Team

Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.

- Henry Ford

Facilities available in lab

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High Performance Computer

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Open-source softwares



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BIOVIA Materials Studio Software


Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.

- Arnold H. Glasow


Soumya Pattnaik

Intern: (January 2024-April 2024).

Currently pursuing Integrated M.Tech in Chemical Engineering (spl. Polymer and Materials Science) 2020-25.

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Nishant Gaikwad

Materials Engineering M-Tech Student (2021- 2023).

Currently, pursuing Master's course in TU Darmstadt, Germany.

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Kalyan Sundar Krishna Chivukula

Materials Engineering M-Tech Student (2021- 2023).

Currently, pursuing PhD in Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway.

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Priya Gadekar

Materials Engineering JRF (April 2022- September 2022).

Currently employed in Eaton, Pune as an engineer.


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Sameer Bara

Research Intern (July 2023 - January 2024).

Currently, pursuing PhD in IIT Hyderabad.

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Pranjali Pagare

Modeling and Simulation M-Tech student (2021-2023).

Employed in HYGENCO in Techno-commercial and engineering department as a process engineer.


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Active Domains:

Solid-state Lithium-ion Batteries

Thermal-Barrier Coatings


Composite Leaf Spring

Physics-Informed Neural Networks

Perovskite Solar Cells

Patent details

  • Flexible Electrode Composed of Organic Acid Doped Conducting Polymer, and Device Thereof for Flexible Electronics

Inventors: Fiyanshu Kaka, Nishant Gaikwad, K Balasubramanian

Publication date: 2023

Patent office: IN

Patent number: 202311027544

Application number: 202311027544

  • Spray cooling system for the closed space without any external electric supply

Inventors: Dadi V Suriapparao, Fiyanshu Kaka, Priya Gadekar

Publication date: 2023

Patent office: IN

Patent number: 202321018070

Application number: 202321018070

  • Susceptor aided production of steam using microwave oven

Inventors: Dadi V. Suriapparao, Fiyanshu Kaka

Publication date: 2022

Patent office: IN

Patent number: 202221029656

Application number: 202221029656

Patent Preparation and Prosecution


Research Projects

Project Title: Development of open-cell polyurethane foam simultaneous improvement in sound insulation and retardant properties.

Duration: 2023-25

Funding agency: Naval Research Board (NRB)

Project Title: Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Polymer Composites for application in Electric Vehicles.

Duration: 2022-24

Funding agency: DRDO

Project Title: Thermal Barrier Coatings with Enhanced Radiation Rejection Performance: Computational Design to Prototype Fabrication

Duration: 2023-24

Funding agency: DRDO

Research Achievements
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