Dr.Jayant Jain


Department of Materials Science and Engineering / IIT DELHI

Cinque Terre
Dr.Jayant Jain
Dr. Jayant Jain completed his B. Tech with Honours in Metallurgical Engineering from NIT Raipur, India. He obtained his M. Tech in Materials Engineering from IIT Kanpur, India in 2004 and PhD in Materials Engineering from University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada in 2010. He also worked as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Institute for Frontier Materials in Deakin University, Geelong, Australia till 2012. He joined Department of Applied Mechanics as an Assistant Professor in 2012.
Dr. Jayant Jain is currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi. His research work is focussed in the areas of materials characterization, microstructure-property correlation, alloy design and control of microstructure and texture through processing. The work also includes investigation of nanoscale deformation, wear, creep and fatigue in novel materials.
    Academic Qualification
  • Ph.D. (Materials Engineering), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Dec 2010.
  • M.Tech. (Materials Science and Engineering), IIT Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, June 2004.
  • B.Engg. (Metallurgical Engineering), NIT Raipur, Raipur, Chattisgarh, India, June 2002.
  • Professional Background:
  • August 2018-Present: Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi, India
  • August 2012-August 2018: Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, IIT Delhi, India
  • Visiting Faculty, June-July 2018, Department of Materials Engineering, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
  • Visiting Faculty, June 2017, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan.
  • Visiting Faculty, May-July 2016, Institute for Frontier Materials, Deakin Univeristy Geelong, Australia.
  • April 2011-August 2012: Post-doctoral Research fellow, Institute for Frontier Materials, Deakin Univeristy Geelong, Australia
  • July 2004-November 2005: Graduate Trainee in R&D, Lakshmi Precision Screws Ltd. Rohtak, India
  • Areas of Interest Mechanical behaviour of materials, alloy design, microstructure-property relationship, microstructure manipulation, characterization of materials, phase transformations, texture and anisotropy of materials, thermo-mechanical processing, corrosion behaviour of materials, crystal plasticity simulations, Nanoindentation response of materials, Nanotribology

  • APL753: Selection and Properties of Engineering Materials (Fall 2018)
  • APL767: Engineering Failure and Analysis and Prevention (Spring 2018)
  • AML102: Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering (Fall 2017), IIT Jammu
  • APL753: Selection and Properties of Engineering Materials (Fall 2017)
  • APL102: Introduction to Materials Science (Spring 2017, Labs and Tutorials only)
  • APL102: Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering (Fall 2016)
  • APL102: Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering (Spring 2015)
  • APL102: Introduction to Materials Science (Fall 2015, Labs and Tutorials only)
  • AML750: Modern Engineering Materials (Fall 2014)
  • AML751: Materials for Marine Vehicles (Fall 2014)
  • AML120: Introduction to Materials Science (Fall 2014, Labs and Tutorials only)
  • AML883: Properties and Selection of Engineering Materials (Spring 2014)
  • AML120: Introduction to Materials Science (Spring 2014, Labs and Tutorials only)
  • AML750: Modern Engineering Materials (Fall 2013)
  • AML751: Materials for Marine Vehicles (Fall 2013)
  • AML120: Introduction to Materials Science (Fall 2013, Labs and Tutorials only)
  • AML883: Properties and Selection of Engineering Materials (Spring 2013)
  • AML120: Introduction to Materials Science (Spring 2013, Labs and Tutorials only)