Ram Mohan Rao K.

Ram Mohan Rao K.

Assistant Professor, Chemistry, GSS , VSP

Education
Ph. D.
Email ID
rkuppili@gitam.edu
Education
Ph. D.
Research Areas
  • Corrosion , Electrochemistry and Coatings
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Plasma Processing, and Surface Engineering
  • Nanomaterials

Education

Degree Name Institute & College name Year of Graduation/Award
Plasma Surface Engineering of Metallic Materials for the Enhancement of Resistance to Wear and Corrosion IIT Kharagpur 2006
Master of Technology National Institute of Technology prev. RIT 1996
Master of Science Jamshedpur Cooperative College 1994
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Experience

Designation Organization From Date To Date
Assistant Professor GITAM Deemed to be University 03-01-2009 10-11-2022
Visiting Professor Ecole Nationale Superier du Arts et Metiers Paris Tech. FRANCE 16-05-2022 04-10-2022
Visiting Faculty Kookmin University Seoul South Korea 07-02-2011 21-02-2011
Postdoctoral Fellow Ecole Nationale Superier du Arts et Metiers Paris Tech. FRANCE 01-05-2007 30-04-2008
Post Ph.D. work IIT Kharagpur 05-11-2005 04-11-2006
Research Associate IIT Kharagpur 05-02-2000 31-12-2003
Visiting Researcher Forschungszentrum Rossendorf Dresden Germany 01-10-2002 31-12-2002
Senior Research Fellow IIT Kharagpur 05-02-1998 04-02-2000
Project Assistant IIT Kharagpur 07-07-1997 04-02-1998
Research Project Assistant National Metallurgical Laboratory Jamshedpur Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR Govt. of India. 06-04-1996 31-10-1996
Research Project Assistant National Metallurgical Laboratory Jamshedpur Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR Govt. of India. 22-02-1992 31-12-1995
Graduate Trainee National Metallurgical Laboratory Jamshedpur Council of Scientific and Industrial Research CSIR Govt. of India. 07-04-1986 04-04-1988

Studies on bioactive material species and their stabilityMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, JUN-2021, 46, 202

Few stability influencing factors on bioactive ternary material speciesMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, JUN-2021, 46, 256

Enhancement of hardness of low alloy steel after low temperature plasma nitridingMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, JUN-2021, 46, 689

Plasma based nitriding of tool steel for the enhancement of hardnessMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, JUN-2021, 46, 940

Cr2AlC MAX phase formation during mechanically activated annealing of Cr38AlxC (Springer SCIE)Transactions of The Indian Institute of Metals (Springer, SCIE), Others, JUN-2021, (in press), 00

Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of Chalcone Linked ThiazoleImidazopyridine Derivatives as Anticancer Agents (Springer)Medicinal Chemistry Research, Scopus, APR-2020, xx, 00

Effects of low and high temperature plasma nitriding on electrochemical corrosion of steel (Elsevier)Mat. Res. Proc., Scopus, MAY-2020, xx, 00

Studies on Synthesis and Antioxidant Property of Anthroquinone Analog (Elsevier)Mat Tod Proc. , Scopus, APR-2020, xx, 00

Effects of plasma nitriding on low alloy CrMoV steel (Elsevier)Mat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, MAY-2020, xx, 00

Plasma Nitriding of 90CrMoV8 Steel for the Enhancement of Corrosion Resistance (Elsevier)Mat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, APR-2020, 24, 1006-1010

Synthesis,Characterization of pushpulledAnthra Quinone AnalogsJournal of Information and Computational Science, Google scholar, APR-2020, 10 , 7-11

Low temperature plasma nitriding of martensitic stainless steel (Springer, SCIE)Transactions of The Indian Institute of Metals (Springer, SCIE), Scopus, MAY-2020, 73 , 1695-99

Studies on bioactive material species and their stabilityMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, AUG-2020, xx, 00

Few stability influencing factors on bioactive ternary material speciesMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, AUG-2020, xx, 00

Effects On Corrosion Resistance Of Low Alloy Steel After Plasma Nitriding At Elevated TemperatureMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, SEP-2020, xx, 00

Design, Synthesis and Anticancer Evaluation of Amide Derivatives of Structurally Modified Combretastatin A4 as Anticancer Agents Russian Journal of General Chemistry (Springer), Scopus, -2019, 89, 499-504

Electrochemical study on the corrosion resistance of surface modified CrMoV steel by elevated temperature plasma nitridingMat. Res. Express, IOP Science, Scopus, -2019, 6, 076507

Low Temperature Plasma Nitriding of Low Alloy Steel For The Enhancement of HardnessMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2019, 17, 26-33

Plasma Nitriding of 90CrMoV8 Tool Steel for the Enhancement of Corrosion ResistanceMat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2019, nd, 00

Effects on corrosion resistance of low alloy steel after plasma nitriding at elevated temperature Mat Tod Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2019, xx, 00

Glow Discharge Plasma Nitriding of Low Alloy Steel Mat. Tod. Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2019, xx, 00

Elevated temperature plasma nitriding and effects on electrochemical properties of steel Mat. Tod. Proc. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2019, xx, 00

Enhancement of hardness and corrosion resistance of low alloy high carbon steel by plasma immersion ion implantationSurface Engineering (Taylor & Francis ), Scopus, -2013, 24, 4-7

Plasma nitriding of 90CrMoV8 tool steel for the enhancement of hardness and corrosion resistanceSurf. Coat. Technol. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2011, 205, 4514-4520

Characterization of surface microstructure and properties of low energy high dose plasma immersion ion implanted 30L austenitic stainless steel, Surf. Coat. Technol. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2005, 200, 2049-2057

Plasma immersion ion implantation of nitrogen on austenitic stainless steel at variable energy for enhanced corrosion resistanceSurf. Coat. Technol. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2005, 201, 2049-2057

Studies on low energy plasma immersion ion implantation on austenitic stainless steel and Cu strengthened HASLA100 steelSurf. Coat. Technol. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2004, 186, 282-286

Enhanced corrosion resistance of austenitic stainless steel by plasma immersion ion implantation of nitrogen J. Mat. Sc. (Springer), Scopus, -2003, 22, 1009-1100

Low energy isothermal plasma immersion ion implantation of nitrogen for enhanced hardness of AISI52100 ball bearing steelSurf. Coat. Technol. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2002, 150, 80-87

Low and high energy plasma immersion ion implantation for modification of material surfacesSurf. Coat. Technol. (Elsevier), Scopus, -2002, 156, 103-109

Anodic reactions of amorphous and devitrified FeBSiNbCu alloys in buffered chloride and fluorideCorrosion Science (Elsevier), Scopus, -1999, 41, 1-16

Title of the project Funded by Duration Sanctioned date
Title of the project Funded by Duration Sanctioned date
ADSORPTION OF THE RARE EARTH IONS USING METAL OXIDE NANO PARTICLES funded by UGC, Govt. of India, (BJECT ChemistryPolymer Science Candidate ID MRPMAJORCHEM201315298) UGC 36 30-Dec-2013
Title of the book Book / Chapter Name of the publisher Subject area Edition Page numbers ISBN Published year
Microbiologically influenced corrosion K. Ram Mohan Rao*, K. Haripriya, Prasun Banerjee, Adolfo Franco, in Corrosion Science Modern Trends and Applications Chapters Bentham publishing co. Corrosion Science Modern Trends and Applications xx 121-145 ISBN 9789811 2021
Advancement in Electrolytes for Rechargeable Batteries, Book Edition 1 Rechargeable Batteries History, Progress, and Applications (2020) 87 98, ISBN 1119661196 (ISBN13 9781119661191) (Wiley Scrivener publishing) Chapters Wiley Publisher Advancement in Electrolytes for Rechargeable Batteries xx 87-98 ISBN13 97811196 2020
Coatings Materials, Processes, Characterization and Optimization (Under book series Materials Forming, Machining and Tribology) (Springer Nature) Chapters Springer Nature Corrosion Resistance of High Entropy Alloys xx 00 ISBN 9783030 2020
Board name Journal name
Board name Journal name
SPRINGER, 233 SPRING ST, NEW YORK, USA, NY, 10013 Metallurgical and Materials Trans. A Phys Metall Mater, Nature of implanted ions in ZnO thin films
2nd International Conference on Material Strength and Applied Mechanics (MSAM 2019) Kiev, Ukraine Mater Strength & Applied Mech. (Al ALLOY LAYER OBTD ON Mg BY ELECTROSPARK DEP METHOD), Ukraine
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
National Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology (SAEST) Vellore Institute of Technology Chennai campus 30-Jan-2020 31-Jan-2020 Corrosion resistance of steel after plasma nitriding Participated single
National Department of Chemistry, GIS, GITAM (Deemed to be University) GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 13-Dec-2019 14-Dec-2019 NANOCRYSTALLINE CR2ALCMAX PHASE FORMATION BY MECHANICALLY ACTIVATED ANNEALING OF AL28CR2C Participated K.Y Karuna, J. Joardar, AVLNSH Hariharan
National Department of Chemistry, GIS, GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 13-Dec-2019 14-Dec-2019 ENHANCEMENT OF RESISTANCE TO ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION OF STEEL AFTER PLASMA NITRIDING Participated K. Trinadh
National Department of Chemistry, GIS, GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 13-Dec-2019 14-Dec-2019 DESIGN, SYNTHESIS AND BIOLOGICAL EVALUATION OF CHALCONE LINKED THIAZOLEIMIDAZOPYRIDINE DERIVATIVES AS ANTICANCER AGENTS Participated Vellanki Ragha Suma
National Department of Chemistry, GIS, GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 13-Dec-2019 14-Dec-2019 ELECTROCHEMICAL BEHAVIOUR OF LOW ALLOY STEEL AFTER PLASMA NITRIDING Participated K. Trinadh
National Centre of Nanotechnology, Andhra University Andhra University, Visakhapatnam 13-Feb-2017 14-Feb-2017 Plasma Surface Engineering of Materials Participated na
National Andhra University Centre of Nanotechnology, AUCE (A), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam530003 13-Feb-2017 14-Feb-2017 Plasma Surface Engineering of Materials Resource Person na
National Department of Chemistry, GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 23-Mar-2013 23-Mar-2013 na Organized na
Seminar name Organized by Venue Start date End date Title of the paper presented Role Co presenter
International Department of Chemistry, SRM University Chennai (Main campus) SRM University, Chennai 19-Feb-2020 21-Feb-2020 present the paper Effects on Corrosion Resistance of Steel after Plasma Nitriding and Session Chair for oral presentation Participated na
International Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering , National Institute of Tiruchirapalli, India NIT Tiruchirapalli 27-Dec-2019 28-Dec-2019 Effect of low and high temperature plasma nitriding on electrochemical corrosion of steel Participated C. Nouveau, K. Trinadh
International Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering , National Institute of Tiruchirapalli, India NIT Tiruchirapalli 27-Dec-2019 28-Dec-2019 Low temperature plasma nitriding of martensitic stainless steel Participated C. Nouveau, K. Trinadh
International Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Deemed to be University), Bangalore campus Amrita University (Deemed to be University), Bangalore campus. 29-Aug-2019 31-Aug-2019 Effect on Corrosion Res after Plasma Nitriding at Elevated Temperature Participated K. Trinadh
International BVRIT, Hyderabad, Telangana BVRIT, Hyderabad, Telangana 23-Aug-2019 23-Aug-2019 Surface Modification of Steel by Plasma Nitriding Participated ..
International Department of Mechanical Engineering, CMR Institute of Technology, Hyderabad CMR Institute of Technology, Hyderabad 16-Aug-2019 17-Aug-2019 Influence of Plasma Nitriding on Electrochemical Properties of Martensitic Stainless Steel Participated K. Trinadh, Corinne Nouveau
International Department of Mechanical Engineering, CMR Institute of Technology, Hyderabad CMR Institute of Technology, Hyderabad 16-Aug-2019 17-Aug-2019 Glow Discharge Plasma Nitriding of Low Alloy Steel Participated K. Trinadh, Corinne Nouveau
International University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India UPES Dehradun 14-Dec-2018 15-Dec-2018 Low temperature plasma nitriding of low alloy steel for the enhancement of hardness Participated K. Trinadh, Corinne Nouveau
International University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. 14-Dec-2018 15-Dec-2018 Low temperature plasma nitriding of low alloy steel for the enhancement of hardness Participated Corinne Nouveau, K. Trinadh
International Amrita University (Deemed to be University) Amrita University (Deemed to be University), Bangalore campus. 16-Aug-2018 18-Aug-2018 Plasma Nitriding of 90CrMoV8 Tool Steel for the Enhancement of Hardness and Corrosion Resistance Participated K. Trinadh
International Akal College of Engineering & Technology Eternal University Akal College of Engineering & Technology Eternal University, near Shimla, H.P. 07-Apr-2017 08-Apr-2017 Surface Modification of Materials (Keynote Speaker & Chair of the session) Participated na
International in Collaboration with HP PATENT INFORMATION CENTER SCSTE, SHIMLA171009 Organized by AKAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY ETERNAL UNIVERSITY, BARU SAHIB, HP173101, with HP PATENT INFORMATION CENTER SCSTE, SHIMLA171009 Organized by AKAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY ETERNAL UNIVERSITY, BARU SAHIB, HP173101 07-Apr-2017 08-Jul-2017 Surface Modification of Materials Key note speaker and Chaired the Session Resource Person Single no co presenter
International O P Jindal Institute of Technology,University, Raigarh O P Jindal Institute of Technology, Raigarh 08-Jan-2014 10-Jan-2014 Plasma nitriding of low alloy steel for the enhancement of hardness Participated Corinne Nouveau
International Plasma Surface Engineering Germany 15-Sep-2008 19-Sep-2008 Studies on the Effects of Low Energy Plasma Immersion Ion Implantation of Nitrogen on Titanium at Variable Implantation Voltage Participated S Mukherjee, I Manna
International Plasma Surface Engineering GarmischPartenkirchen, Germany 15-Sep-2008 19-Sep-2008 Plasma Nitriding of 90CrMoV8 Tool Steel for the Enhancement of Hardness and Corrosion resistance (Poster PO1034) Participated Corinne Nouveau, Steyer Philippe
International Plasma Surface Engineering Chengudu, China 26-Feb-2007 28-Feb-2007 Plasma immersion ion implantation of nitrogen on austenitic stainless steel at variable energy for enhanced corrosion resistance Participated Mukherjee, S.
International POWER BEAM SOCIETY OF INDIA (PSI) at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India) Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India 23-Sep-2004 25-Sep-2004 Enhancement of Hardness and Corrosion resistance of 52100 Ball Bearing Steel by PIII Participated I Manna
International ISRO Satellite Centre ISRO Satellite Centre, held in Bangalore, India 25-Aug-2004 27-Aug-2004 Plasma immersion ion implantation of AISI52100 ball bearing steel for the enhancement of hardness and corrosion resistance Participated I Manna
International International Conf. on Plasma Based Ion Implantation San Antonio Texas US 16-Sep-2003 19-Sep-2003 Studies on low energy plasma immersion ion implantation on austenitic stainless steel and Cu strengthened HASLA 100steel Participated S. Mukherjee and I. Manna
International Plasma Based Ion Implantation Conf. San Antonio Texas US 16-Sep-2003 19-Sep-2003 Studies on low energy plasma immersion ion implantation on austenitic stainless steel and Cu strengthened HASLA100 steel Participated S. Mukherjee and I. Manna
Title of the thesis Name of the student Name of the college / university Major subject area Year of admission Type of admission Thesis specification
Synthesis and characterization of organic compounds for medical and corrosion resistance properties R. Suma GITAM Deemed to be University Chemistry 2018 Part time PhD
Plasma Based Surface Modification of Steels for the Enhancement of Corrosion Resistance Properties K. Trinadh GITAM Deemed to be University Material Chemistry 2017 Part time PhD
Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured MAX Phase Alloys by following Ball Milling K. Y. Karuna GITAM Deemed to be University Material Chemistry 2014 Part time PhD
Title of the thesis Name of the student Name of the college / university Major subject area Year of admission Type of admission Thesis specification
Title of the thesis Name of the student Name of the college / university Major subject area Year of admission Type of admission Thesis specification
Name of the award Awarded by Awarded year
Best Paper Award for the paper presented on Influence of Plasma Nitriding on Electrochemical Properties of Martensitic Stainless Steel in ICMMSE 2019 First International Conference on Manufacturing Material Science Engineering ICMMSE at CMR Institute of Technology Hyderabad 2019
Visiting faculty Kookmin University Seoul South Korea 2010
Post Doctoral Fellow, FRANCE Paris Institute of Technology France 2007
Post Doctoral Research Associate IITD 2006
Visiting Researcher, Germany Forschungszentrum Rossendorf Germany 2002
Research Associate, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India DST Govt. of India 2002
Senior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India CSIR Govt. of India 2000
Project Staff, CSIR IIT Kharagpur CSIR Govt. of India project at IIT Kharagpur 1997
Project Assistant, National Metallurgical Laboratory, CSIR Govt. of India CSIR Govt. of India NML Jamshedpur 1996
Project Assistant CSIR Govt. of India 1992
Graduate Trainee National Metallurgical Laboratory Council of Scientific Research Govt. of India 1987
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
Two days workshop on Practical Approach to Effective Teaching and Productive Research in Applied Sciences organized by the Department of Electronics and Phys GITAM Institute of Science Faculty development program GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 11-Dec-2019 12-Dec-2019 Participated
Two days INDOUS workshop on SAFEGUARDING DUAL USE CHEMICALS (THE APPLICATIONOF VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENT TOOLS AND RISK BASED SECURITY ENHANCEMENTS) Quality improvement program GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 20-Jul-2018 21-Jul-2018 Participated
Nanocomposite Thermal Barrier Coating Techniques and Simulation using CFD Application on Gas Turbine (NTBCTSGT2017) Quality improvement program Andhra University Centre for nanotechnology, Andhra University 13-Feb-2017 14-Feb-2019 Participated
2 days National workshop under TEQIP Phase II on Advanced & Nano Materials and Thermal Barrier Coatings for Transport and Energy applications (AVMTTEA2017) Quality improvement program Andhra University Centre for nanotechnology, Andhra University 27-Jan-2017 28-Jan-2017 Participated
One day workshop on Advances in Solar Cells and Light Emitting Devices {ASCLED 2014} Quality improvement program Dept. of Chemistry, GIT, GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 27-Dec-2014 27-Dec-2017 Participated
One week workshop on Application of Nanomaterials held during 1st week of August 2014 Quality improvement program GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 02-Aug-2004 06-Jul-2019 Participated
Title Type Organized by Venue Start date End date Role
week workshop on Application of Nanomaterials held during 1st week Quality improvement program GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 01-Aug-2017 07-Aug-2017 Participated
One day International workshop on Quality Research and Impact of Writing the Research Articles Quality improvement program GITAM Deemed to be University GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, A.P. 04-Jan-2016 04-Jan-2016 Participated
DAE BRNS International Workshop on Plasma Surface Engineering Quality improvement program POWER BEAM SOCIETY OF INDIA (PSI) at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India 23-Sep-2004 25-Sep-2004 Participated
DAEBRNS International Workshop on Plasma Surface Engineering Quality improvement program POWER BEAM SOCIETY OF INDIA (PSI) Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai, India 23-Sep-2004 25-Sep-2004 Participated
International Conference on Interfaces in Advanced Materials (IAM03) Quality improvement program IAM Chernogolovka, Russia 26-May-2003 30-May-2003 Participated
Organization name Membership category Membership type
Indian Society of Electroanalytical Chemistry ISEAC Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Mumbai LM Life Member
Indian Vacuum Society Life Member
Material Research Society of India MRSI Life Member
Plasma Science Society of India PSSI Life Member
Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology Life Fellow
Institute of Engineers Individual Member
Title of the lecture Name of the college / university Place Date
Plasma Based Ion Implantation and Nitriding of Metallic Materials for the Enhancement of Hardness and Corrosion Resistance Properties Plasma Physics Institute of Plasma Research, Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India, Guwahati, Assam 06-Dec-2013