Faculty Profile

Prof. Neeraj Kumar Verma

Sr. Assistant Professor

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

School of Engineering

  neeraj.verma@opju.ac.in

  •   PhD (Pursuing) in Metallurgical Engineering from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Raipur.
  •  M.Tech in Metallurgical & Materials Engineering from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology (TIET), Punjab, 2010.
  •   M.Sc.in Material Science from Chaudhary Charan Singh University (CCS University), Meerut, 2008.
  •  Working as an Sr.Assistant Professor at OP Jindal University (OPJU), Raigarh (C.G) from April 2021 to till date.
  •  Worked as an Assistant Professor at OP Jindal University (OPJU), Raigarh (C.G) from January 2018 to March 2021.
  •  Worked as an Assistant Professor at OP Jindal Institute of Technology (OPJIT), Raigarh (CG) from September 2012 to December 2017.
  •  Worked as an Assistant Professor at JJT, Faculty of Engineering, Jhunjhunu (Rajasthan), from Aug 2011 to Sept 2012.
  •  Worked as an Assistant Professor at Shridhar University, Faculty of Engineering, Pilani (Rajasthan), from July 2010 to Aug 2011.
  •  Worked as a Research Associate at CSIO (CSIR) Chandigarh, Punjab, from July 2009 to June 2010.
  •   Corrosion Engineering
  •   Metal Matrix Composites
  •   Aluminum alloys
  •   Synthesis and characterization of Nanomaterials
  •  Nanomaterials for advanced photovoltaic cells., Journal of Emerging Nanotechnologies for Renewable Energy, pp.239-258 (Elsevier) Kumar, N., Phani, M.K.,Manoj, M.K., Srivastava, A.K. and Kumar, S., (2021).
  •  Influence of B4C on Dry Sliding Wear Behavior of B4C/Al–Mg–Si Composites Synthesized via Powder Metallurgy Route. Metals and Materials International, pp.1-12 (Springer) Kumar, N. and Manoj, M.K., (2020)
  •  Influence of various heat treatment procedures on the corrosion behavior of Al–Zn–Mg–Cu alloys. Materials Research Express, 6(12), p.126554 (IOP Science) Kumar, N., Dwivedi, D., Sharma, A., Ahn, B. and Manoj, M.K., (2019).
  •  Study of B4C/Al–Mg–Si Composites as Highly Hard and Corrosion-Resistant Materials for Industrial Applications. Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals, 72(9), pp.2495-2501 (Springer) Kumar, Singh, R.S. and Manoj, M.K.,(2019).
  •  Influence of Potential Scan Rate on Corrosion Behaviour of Heat Treated AA 7075 Alloy in Sulphuric Acid Solution. Material Science Research, 15(1), pp.91-99 .Kumar, N., Manoj, M.K. and Phani, M.K., (2018).
  •  Effect of re-aging on strength, corrosion and dry sliding wear behavior of 7075 aluminum alloy. J Mater Sci Nanotechnol, 4(2), p.202.Kumar, N., Manoj, M.K. and Haldar, R., (2016).
  •  Effect of Zinc Oxide Nano Particle Concentration in the Polyaniline-Zinc Oxide Nanocomposite on the Dielectric Property. Material science research, 11(2), pp.146-152.Verma, N.K., (2014).
  •  The Ultimate Renewable Resource: A Solar Energy, International Conference on "Advancement in Materials Processing Technology" (AMPT),NIT Jamshedpur under proceeding with Springer, November ,2020
  •  Effect of Environment Pollution on the human Life and Its Remedies, International Conference on "RIEMSD", 26- 27 September, 2020.
  •  Advances and Future Prospects in Solar Energy, International Conference on "RIEMSD", 26- 27 September, 2020.
  •  Recent and Future trend of Eco-Friendly steel used in Automobile Industries” International Conference on "ICASPCT", OPJU, Raigarh, November 21-22, 2019.
  •  Electrochemical Behavior of Stainless Steel in Acidic Solution” International Conference on "ICASPCT", OPJU, Raigarh, November 21-22, 2019.
  •  Corrosion behavior of Tinplate in Sulphuric Acid Medium” International Conference on "ICASPCT-2019" OPJU, Raigarh, November 21-22, 2019.
  •  Fabrication and Characterization of Aluminum based composite” National Conference on "Recent Advancement in Iron and Steel Production"CSVTU", Bhilai, February 08 – 09 2018.
  •  Corrosion behavior of Double aged Al-Zn-Mg-Cu alloy in 3.5 % NaCl”, International Conference on "ICASPCT" OPJU, Raigarh, March 22-23, 2017.
  •  Preferential Localization of Martensite and Grain Refinement in Dual Phase Steel” International Conference on 2nd ICASPCT, OPJU Raigarh, January 17-19, 2016.
  •  Synthesis and Characterization of Platinum polymer Nanocomposite” International Conference on "XIII ICPPS", Dubai, UAE, 26th to 27th February, 2015.
  •  Synthesis of Zno–polyaniline Nanocomposite” International Conference on "ICASPCT", OPJU Raigarh, January 14-16, 2015.
  •   A review on polyaniline and its composite” International Conference, JJTU, Rajasthan, January 20-22, 2012.
  •  One day Seminars on Synthesis, Characterization, Phase Stability and Application of Nanomaterials Department of Materials Engineering ,Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc) ,August 2021
  •  Three days workshop on “Indo-UK joint International Webinar on Current Trends in Chemical Process Technology and Materials Development ''University of Aberdeen (UK) & IIT Guwahati in 2021.
  •  One day’s workshop on “Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (STEM) and related techniques” IIT Bombay in 2021.
  •  One day’s workshop on “Polymer electrolyte Fuel cells for stationary & automobile applications: Material challenges” CSIR –CERI, Chennai in 2021.
  •  One day’s workshop on “Friction and wear of ceramics” IISc, Bangalore in 2021.
  •  One day’s workshop on “Tough high-carbon martensite” NIT,Durgapur and MIT, United States in 2021.
  •  One day’s workshop on “Combining WDS detection and EDS speed in the SEM” Oxford Instruments, UK in 2020.
  •  One day’s workshop on “Study of electrochemical corrosion of metals: Basics, Case Studies & Analysis, and IIT Bombay in 2020.
  •  One week workshop on Role of Materials and Processing in Additive Manufacturing: 3D printing to Industry, IIM & GLA Bajaj, Mathura, 2020
  •  Two days workshop on “Advanced Techniques in Materials Characterization” Organized by department of Metallurgical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Raipur (Under TEQIP-II) in 2016
  •  One-day workshop on “COMSOL Multiphysics & Application Builder”, Organized by the department of Metallurgical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Raipur in 2016.
  •  Two days workshop on “Thermo-Dynamic Simulation tools in Steel Research & Development” Organized by department of Metallurgical Engineering, OP Jindal University, Raigarh in 2016.
  •  Two week ISTE on “Pedagogy for Effective use of ICT in Engineering Education” conducted by IIT Bombay. This workshop was held under National Mission on Education through ICT (MHRD) from 5th - 7th and 19th -21th January, 2015.
  •  Two days workshop on “Industrial Experimentation '' association with ISI, Kolkata department of Metallurgical Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NIT), Raipur, in 2015.
  •  Three days workshop on NRC-M Workshop on Advances Corrosion Engineering under the guidance course coordinator Prof. K. A. Natarajan, Department of Materials Engineering, IISc Bangalore. This workshop conducted by University Grant Commission (UGC), Govt. of India.
  •  Two –week ISTE Workshop on Fluid Mechanics conducted by IIT Kharagpur under the guidance course coordinator Prof. S. Chakraborty. Thisworkshop was held under National Mission on Education through ICT (MHRD) from 20th to 30th May, 2014.workshop was held under National Mission on Education through ICT (MHRD) from 20th to 30th
  •  One day workshop on “Bolted Joints in Composites” with speaker Dr. R. Prabhakaran, Eminent Professor, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Old Dominion University, USA.
  •  Two –week short Term Training Programme from 7th December to 21th December 2012 on Innovative Teaching Methodologies, Organized by OPJIT, Raigarh, in association with ELTAI Chapter Bilaspur C.G.
  •  Two –week workshop from 8th August to 21 August 2012 on advanced in Processes, Power and control Technology, Organized by Jindal Steel & Power, Ltd Raigarh,C.G.
  •  Five days workshop on “Advances in Materials Processing Technology '' Sponsored by Royal Academy of Engineering, U.K and Organized by department of Metallurgical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Raipur (CG), 23rd to 27th November 2018.
  •  Two days workshop on “Advanced Techniques in Materials Characterization” Organized by department of Metallurgical Engineering, National Institute of Technology Raipur (Under TEQIP-II) in 2016.
  •  Received travel grant from CGCOST Raipur for attending ICPPS-2015 conference in Dubai, UAE
  •  Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi
  •  ASM International (ASM), USA.
  •   Reviewer of MAMI, Springer, SCI–Indexed Journal
  •   Reviewer of MRSK- SCIE & Scopus –Indexed Journal
  •   Reviewer of MSRI-UGC Indexed Journal
  •  Reviewer of TIIM, Springer, SCI–Indexed Journal