Raigarh : Characterization of the materials is an important aspect of materials in order to learn more about them and there is a vast array of scientific techniques available to the materials scientist that enables this characterization. Keeping in view the importance of Characterization of the materials to the students and faculty, the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, School of Engineering, OP Jindal University, Raigarh organized a Guest Lecture on “Material Characterization” on 19th September, 2018 at OPJU campus. The resource person Prof. (Dr) S.K. Vajpai, Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, NIT Jamshedpur delivered the lecture and covered the various aspects of the Material Characterization.
He discussed about the topics- Basics of Material Characterization and Advanced Material Characterization Techniques like X-Ray Diffraction (XRD), Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)- along with relevant examples. The lecture was very interactive and all the students of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering enthusiastically participated in the discussion. At the end of the lecture, Dr Ashok K. Srivastava, Head-Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering said that the lecture was beneficial to both the students and faculty members and thanked the resource person and all the participants for their co-operation.>