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     Suryakanta Nayak

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Rubber Technology Centre
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Dipak Khastgir and Prof. Tapan Kumar Chaki
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2010 :: In progress
AddressRubber Technology Centre,IIT Kharagpur,Kharagpur-721302,West Bengal,India
Phone+91-9333599963
Emailsuryakanta.nayak@rtc.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Indian School of Mines, DhanbadChemistry2008
B.Sc.Ravenshaw Autonomous College (Utkal University), OdishaChemistry (Hons)2006
12Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE),OdishaScience2002
10Board of Secondary Education (BSE),OdishaFLO, SLE, TLH, SCP, SCL, MTA, MTG, SSG, SSH2000

Research Areas
  • Smart Polymer
  • Preparation of high permittivity electroceramic oxides
  • Surface functionalization of ceramic nanoparticles
  • Doping to improve the dielectric properties of electroceramic oxides
  • Polymer-ceramic micro/nano-composites (smart polymer systems)

Skills
  • Have a good hand in phosphating of steel (CRCA and Galvanized) sheets by the spray and dip process.
  • Sol-Gel Coating Technology
  • Self-healing coating
  • Rheological study by Monsanto Rheometer 100 and Rubber Process Analyzer ( RPA 2000).
  • Knowledge of HANDLING / MAINTENANCE / CALIBRATION OF LABORATORY EQUIPMENTS.
  • LCR meter for dielectric analysis
  • High resistance meter for volume/surface resistivity measurement
  • TGA/DTA and DSC for thermal analysis
  • DMA for thermo-mechanical analysis
  • X-ray diffraction (XRD) techniques for crystallographic study
  • UV-Visible Spectroscopy
  • FTIR spectroscopy
  • Dynamic light scattering (DLS) for particle size analysis
  • Universal testing machine for mechanical properties (Tensile/Tear Strength) measurement
  • Image Analyzer
  • Field emission scanning electron microscope (FESEM)
  • High resolution transmission electron microscope (HRTEM)
  • Atomic force microscope (AFM)
  • X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS)
  • Thermal conductivity test
  • Electrochemical impedance spectroscopy (EIS) for corrosion resistance study
  • Potentiostatic method for corrosion rate study
  • Kelvin probe for surface potential measurement
  • Characterization of coatings by Salt Spray Test and Humidity Test
  • Languages Known- C, Fortran 77
  • Operating System- Windows 95/98/2000/2007/XP, VISTA
  • Technical Softwares-Origin 8.0,Adobe Photoshop 8.0,Chemscetch,Chemdraw,Image J etc

Awards
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) - 2010,Conducted by Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
  • Qualified ISM Entrance Examination for M.Sc. with all India Rank-3
  • Best Paper Award in NACE International Conference (World Corcon 2009) in the theme of Transport and Automobiles
  • National merit scholarship after B.Sc.
  • Recipient of merit-cum-means scholarship at Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad for the years 2006-08.

Experience
  • 2 years of research experience in the field of corrosion and coating technology,14th July, 2008 to 30th June, 2010 at Research and Development,Tata Steel Limited,Jamshedpur,India
  • 2 months of summer training at Research and Development,Tata Steel Limited,Jamshedpur,India,May,June 2007

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Senior Research Fellow, DMSRDE (DRDO),Kanpur,India (June 2010-June 2012)
  • Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) - Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) - July 2012 onwards...

Papers Published in Journals
  • Corrosion Resistance Nano-hybrid Sol-Gel Coating on Steel Sheet by Akshya Kumar GUIN, Suryakanta NAYAK, Tapan Kumar ROUT, Nikhiles BANDYOPADHYAY and Dillip Kumar SENGUPTA ISIJ International 51,435 (2011)
  • Corrosion behavior of nanohybrid titania/silica composite coating on phosphated steel sheet by A. K. Guin, S. K. Nayak, T. K. Rout, N. Bandyopadhyay, D. K. Sengupta J. Coat. Technol. Res. 9 (1),97-106 (2012)
  • Fabrication of magnetic mesoporous manganese ferrite nanocomposites as efficient catalyst for degradation of dye pollutants by Banalata Sahoo, Sumanta Kumar Sahu, Suryakanta Nayak, Dibakar Dhara and Panchanan Pramanik Catalysis Science and Technology 2, 1367-1374 (2012)
  • Development of polydimethylsiloxane-titania nanocomposites with controlled dielectric properties-effect of heat treatment of titania on electrical properties by Suryakanta Nayak,Mostafizur Rahaman,A K Pandey,Dipak Kumar Setua,Tapan Kumar Chaki,Dipak Khastgir Journal of Applied Polymer Science 127 (1), 784-796 (2013)
  • Development of Poly(dimethylsiloxane)/BaTiO3 Nanocomposites as Dielectric Material by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir Advanced Materials Research 622-623, pp 897-900 (2013)
  • Development of polyurethane-titania nanocomposites as dielectric and piezoelectric material by Suryakanta Nayak, Banalata Sahoo,Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir RSC Advances 3, 2620-2631 (2013)
  • Facile preparation of multifunctional hollow silica nanoparticles and their cancer specific targeting effect by Banalata Sahoo,K. Sanjana P. Devi,Sumanta Kumar Sahu,Suryakanta Nayak,Tapas K. Maiti,Dibakar Dhara and Panchanan Pramanik Biomaterials Science 1, 647-657 (2013)
  • Polymer-Ceramic Composites as Dielectric and Piezoelectric Material by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing Book (ISBN 978-3-659-42658-2) (2013)
  • A Process for the preparation of capacitative barium titanate nanoleaves by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir Indian Patent Application No 755/KOL/2013 (2013)
  • Facile preparation of uniform barium titanate (BaTiO3) multipods with high permittivity - impedance and temperature dependent dielectric behavior by Suryakanta Nayak, Banalata Sahoo, Tapan Kumar Chaki and Dipak Khastgir RSC Advances 4, 1212-1224 (2014)
  • Sol-Gel Nanotitania Coating for Improved Surface Properties of Metals by Suryakanta Nayak, Banalata Sahoo, Tapan Kumar Rout LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing Book (ISBN 978-3-659-51528-6) (2014)
  • Development and Performance Evaluation of Corrosion Resistance Self-Healing Coating by Akshya Kumar Guin, Suryakanta Nayak,Manish Kumar Bhadu, Veena Singh, and Tapan Kumar Rout ISRN Corrosion vol. 2014, Article ID 979323, 7 pages (2014)
  • Effect of Annealed Titania on Dielectric and Mechanical Properties of Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer-Titania Nanocomposites by Rakesh Manna, Suryakanta Nayak, Mostafizur Rahaman, Dipak Khastgir e-Polymers DOI 10.1515/epoly-2014-0043 (2014)
  • Effect of hybrid fillers on the non-linear viscoelasticity of rubber composites and nanocomposites (Non-linear viscoelasticity of rubber composites and nanocomposites) by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki Chapter 6, Springer, P. Deepalekshmi, Sabu Thomas (Eds.) Book (ISBN 978-3-319-08702-3,264,pp 317) (2014)
  • Development of flexible piezoelectric poly(dimethylsiloxane)-BaTiO3 nanocomposites for electrical energy harvesting by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research DOI 10.1021/ie502565f (2014)
  • Polymer-ceramic composites with controlled dielectric properties- investigation on electrical and mechanical properties and modeling by Suryakanta Nayak, Rakesh Manna, M. Rahama n, Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir European Society for Composite Materials Conference Proceeding (ECCM 15) (2014)
  • Poly(dimethylsiloxane)-TiO2 Nanocomposites for Dielectric and Piezoelectric Applications by Suryakanta Nayak, Dipak Khastgir, Tapan Kumar Chaki Proc. of the Second Intl. Conf. on Advances In Civil, Structural and Mechanical Engineering- CSM 2014 DOI 10.15224/ 978-1-63248-054-5-49 (2014)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Characterization and Performance Evaluation of nano hybrid Ti-sol gel Coatings by A K Guin, S K Nayak, T K Rout, N Bandyopadhyay, D K Sengupta World Corcon-09-TP 130 (Best Paper Award),Mumbai, India (2009)
  • A study on corrosion behaviour of nanohybrid titania solgel coatings by A K Guin, S K Nayak, T K Rout, N Bandyopadhyay, D K Sengupta World Corcon 2010,PC 46 Goa,India (2010)
  • Silicone Rubber-Titania (TiO2) Micro Composites for Dielectric Applications by S. K. Nayak,M. Rahaman,A. K. Pandey,T. K. Chaki,D. Khastgir International Conference on Advances in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology (APSRT-2011) 3-5th March,IIT Kharagpur,W.B.,India (2011)
  • Ceramic-Polymer Composites As Dielectric Materials by D. Khastgir, S. Nayak, T. Chaki Fray International Symposium Cancun,Mexico,27 Nov.-01 Dec. (2011)
  • Development of dielectric materials using polymer-ceramic composite by S. K. Nayak, T. K. Chaki, D. Khastgir Symposium on Frontiers in Polymer Chemistry IIT Kharagpur,W.B.,India,30 November (2011)
  • POLYMER-CERAMIC COMPOSITES AS DIELECTRIC MATERIAL by S. K. Nayak, T. K. Chaki, D. Khastgir 2nd International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (ICANN-2011) IIT Guwahati,Assam,8-10 th December (2011)
  • Electrical and mechanical properties of PDMS-TiO2 or metal doped TiO2 nanocomposites by Suryakanta Nayak, Dipak Khastgir, Tapan Kumar Chaki International Conference on Advancements in polymeric Materials (APM 2012) organized by LARPM Bhubaneswar,Orissa,Oral Presentation, Ahmedabad,Gujrat,10-12th February (2012)
  • Polymer-ceramic composites with controlled dielectric properties- Investigation on electrical and mechanical properties and modeling by Suryakanta Nayak, Rakesh Manna, M. Rahaman, Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir 15th EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON COMPOSITE MATERIALS Venice - Italy,June 24-28, (2012)
  • Development of Poly(dimethylsiloxane)/BaTiO3 Nanocomposites as Dielectric Material by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir 2012 International Conference on Nanostructures, Nanomaterials and Nanoengineering--ICNNN 2012 6-7 Oct, Singapore (2012)
  • Development of polyurethane/titania composites as dielectric material prepared by melt compounding-Effect of pressure on electrical properties by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir Advances in Materials and Processing-Challenges and Opportunities (AMPCO 2012) 2-4 Nov, IIT Roorkee (2012)
  • Dielectric and Impedance behavior of BaTiO3 filled Polymer Nanocomposites by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Recent Advances in Composite Materials (ICRACM-2013) 18-21 Feb, Goa,Organized by IIT Varanasi (2013)
  • Dielectric and mechanical properties of polyurethane-titania nanocomposites prepared by melt compounding-Effect of pressure on electrical properties by Dipak Khastgir, Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Suryakanta Nayak International Conference on Recent Advances in Composite Materials (ICRACM-2013) 18-21 Feb, Goa,Organized by IIT Varanasi (2013)
  • Dielectric Relaxation Behavior of Flexible Poly(dimethylsiloxane)/BaTiO3 Nanocomposites by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Rubber and Rubber Like Materials (ICRRM-2013) 6th-9th March, IIT Kharagpur, India (2013)
  • Piezoelectric, Dielectric and Mechanical Behavior of Polyurethane-titania Nanocomposites by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir International Conference and expo on Recent Advances in Polymer and Rubber Science and Technology (RAPT-2014) 22-25 Jan,University of Calcutta,Kolkata (2014)
  • Electrical and mechanical properties of PDMS-BaTiO3/V-doped BaTiO3 nanocomposites - effect of pressure and temperature on dielectric properties by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Functional Materials (ICFM-2014) 5th-7th February, IIT Kharagpur, India (2014)
  • Polyurethane-Titania Nanocomposites as Pressure Sensitive Dielectric Elastomer by Suryakanta Nayak, Tapan Kumar Chaki, Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Nanotechnology, Nanomaterials and Thin Films for Energy Applications (Nano Energy 2014) 19-21 Feb,University College London, UK (2014)
  • Poly(dimethylsiloxane)-TiO2 Nanocomposites for Dielectric and Piezoelectric Applications by Suryakanta Nayak, Dipak Khastgir, Tapan Kumar Chaki Proc. of the Second Intl. Conf. on Advances In Civil, Structural and Mechanical Engineering- CSM 2014 DOI 10.15224/ 978-1-63248-054-5-49 (2014)

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