• pilot-plant-for-sol-gelPilot plant for sol-gel nanoparticle synthesis
  • flexible-butyl-rubber-SrTiO3 Flexible butyl rubber-SrTiO3 microwave substrates
  • magnesium-boride Magnesium boride based superconductor wire development program
  • gear-housing-fabricatedGear housing fabricated by Sic reinforced aluminium matrix composites
  • typical-rigid-mouldedTypical rigid moulded samples based on Coir-Rubber-Composites


To design and develop advanced processes and materials for strategic and societal applications.

  • Value added products based on mineral resources.
  • Light metals, alloys and composites.
  • Ceramic materials for structural, electronic, magnetic and functional applications.
  • Polymer matrix composites.
  • Nano materials and composites based on metals, ceramics and polymers.

To provide structure-property correlation and characterization services to the user agencies. HRD through student research programmes and training of personnel from industries, R&D and academic institutions. To be a nodal centre for Advanced Materials and Minerals Research.

Research Highlights