IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

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भारतीय अभियांत्रिकी विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, शिवपुर

(पूर्व में बंगाल इंजीनियरिंग एंड साइंस यूनिवर्सिटी)

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Dr. Sukumar Kundu
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Assistant Professor,  

Metallurgy And Materials Engineering


B. E. (2000), M. E. (2002), Ph. D. (2008), 

Contact Addresses

Residence: 1/8 Janapara Lane, B. Garden, Shibpur, Howrah

Phone (office) : +91 - 33 - 26684561/62/63 Ext. 459

Mobile: +91 – 8334043609

Email: erskundu@gmail.com; skundu@metal.iiests.ac.in

Research Areas

Advanced Joining Technique, Degradation of materials, High strength steels, Mg based biodegradable material 

Recent Publications

S. Kundu, A. Chakraborty, B. Mishra: “Interfacial reaction and microstructure study of DSS/Cu/Ti64 diffusion-welded couple”, Welding in the World, 2018, Vol. 62, pp.155-167. 

S. Kundu and Gopinath T.: “Structure and properties correlation of diffusion bonded joint of duplex stainless steel and Ti–6Al–4V with and without Ni–17Cr–9Fe alloy interlayer” Welding World, 2016, Vol. 60, pp.793–811. 

Gopinath T, S. Kundu, S. Chatterjee, The latent fingerprint in mass transport of polycrystalline materials, Heat Mass Transfer, 2016, Vol. 52 (2), pp. 217-225. 

S. Kundu, G Thirunavukarasu, S. Chatterjee  and B. Mishra : Effect of Bonding Temperature on Phase Transformation of Diffusion-Bonded Joints of Duplex Stainless Steel and Ti-6Al-4V Using Nickel and Copper as Composite Intermediate Metals, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 2015, Vol. 46, pp. 5756-5771.   

S. Kundu, S. Sam, B. Mishra and S. Chatterjee:Diffusion Bonding of Microduplex stainless steel and Ti alloy with and without interlayer: Interface microstructure and strength properties, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 2014, Vol. 45 (1), 371-383. 

Gopinath T, S. Kundu, B. Mishra, S. Chatterjee, “Effect of Bonding Time on Interfacial Reaction and Mechanical Properties of Diffusion-Bonded Joint Between Ti-6Al-4V and 304 Stainless Steel Using Nickel as an Intermediate Material”, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 2014, Vol. 45, 2078-2090. 

S. Kundu, S. M. Bhola, B. Mishra and S. Chatterjee, “Structure and properties of solid state diffusion bonding of 17-4PH stainless steel and titanium”, Materials Science and Technology, 2014, 30 (2), 248-256. 

S. Kundu, B Mishra, D Olson, S Chatterjee: “Interfacial reactions and strength properties of diffusion bonded joints of Ti64 alloy and 17-4PH stainless steel using nickel alloy interlayer”, Materials & Design, 2013, 5, 714–722. 

S. Kundu, R. Bhola, D Roy, D Bhattacharjee, B Mishra, S Chatterjee Microstructure and tensile strength of friction stir welded joints between interstitial free steel and commercially pure Aluminium, Materials & Design, 2013, 50, 370-375. 

S. Kundu, G Anand and S Chatterjee: 'Diffusion Bonding of 17-4 Precipitation Hardening Stainless Steel to Ti Alloy With and Without Ni Alloy Interlayer: Interface Microstructure and Mechanical Properties' Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 2013, 44, 2196-2211.  

S. Kundu, S. Sam and S. Chatterjee: “Effect of microstructure and reaction products on the strength properties of micro-duplex stainless steel | Ni alloy interlayer | Ti6Al4V diffusion bonded joints”, Materials Science and Engineering A, Volume 560, 2013, Pages 288-295. 

Courses Undertaken

Introduction to Physical Metallurgy (MT-303), Phase Transformation (MT-401), Degradation of materials and their prevention (MT-704), Surface Degradation and properties (MT-1006)

Department of Metallurgy And Materials Engineering , BESU, Shibpur - 7111 03, INDIA