Research Committee

International

Dr. Ir. B.C.De Cooman
Professor
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Republic of Korea

Prof. Dr. Bin Yang
Professor, Collaborative Innovation Center of Steel Technology
University of Science & Technology (USTB),
Beijing, China

Dr. Koh-ichi Sugimoto
Emeritus Professor
Shinshu University,
Japan

Dr. Valdiney Domingos de Oliveira
Director of Metallurgy & Engineering
Viridis.iQ GmbH,
Germany

Dr. C. (Ravi) Ravindran
Past President, ASM International,Professor, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Ryerson University, Canada

Dr. John G. Speer
Director, Advanced Steel Processing & Product Research Center (ASPPRC)
Colorado School of Mines, USA

Prof. Brian Uy
Head of School of Civil Engineering
The University of Sydney,
Australia

Prof. Jung II Song
Professor
Changwon National University,
South Korea

Prof. Jianliang Zhang
Professor
University of Science & Technology Beijing,
China

Dr. George Vander Voort
Director
Vander voort LLC & Struers A/S,
USA

Prof. Alberto Conejo
Professor
University of Science and Technology Beijing,
China

Mr. Peter Wang

Sino steel Corporation,
China

Mr. Liqiang Zhang

Anhui University of Technology,
China

Mr. Li Cheng
Manager
Sino steel Corporation,
China

National

Prof. Ajay Shukla
Professor
IIT Madras,
Chennai, Tamil Nadu (India)

Prof. G.G. Roy
Professor,Associate Dean, SRIC
IIT Kharaghpur,
West Bengal(India)

Dr. Anish Kumar
Head - Ultrasonic Measurement Section
Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam, Tamil Nadu (India)

Prof. K. Bhanu Shankar Rao
Steel Chair Professor
MGIT,
Hyderabad (India)

Prof. M. Kamaraj
Professor
IIT Madras,
Tamil Nadu (India)

Prof. S. Das
Professor
IIT Kharaghpur,
West Bengal(India)

Prof. K. C. Hari
Professor
IIT Madras,
Tamil Nadu (India)

Dr. Somnath Basu
Professor
IIT Bombay,
India

Dr. N N Viswanathan
Professor
IIT Bombay,
India

Dr. Atanu Pal
Chief Process Research
Tata Steel Ltd. JSR,
India

Dr. B. Ravi Kumar
Principal Scientist
NML - CSIR,
India

Mr. Pradip Patra
Vice President
JSW Dolvi,
India

Dr. B. C. Ray
Dean of Faculty
NIT Rourkela,
India

Dr. Manoj Chopkar
Head, MME
NIT Raipur,
India

Dr. Ranjit Prasad
Head, MME
NIT Jamshedpur,
India

Roles of the Research Committee

  • To advise the CSTPD on the implementation of programs and policies instituted for the support of research.

  • To receive and disseminate information from the CSTPD Office on issues that impact research.

  • To serve as a forum for the discussion of improvement and expansion of research activity.

  • To communicate needs or problems related to research and the research environment to the CSTPD Office.

  • To make recommendations for the coordination of programs to enhance research and the research environment.

  • To make recommendations for the coordination of activities with other committees involved with research.

  • To promote the dissemination of information regarding research at the center.

  • To promote collaborative research and publication.