Assistant Professor Dr. Surendra Kumar MakineniExternal Group Leader
- Creep deformation behavior of Superalloys and Magnesium based alloys
- Design of high temperature Al-based alloys
- Environmental degradation of Superalloys at high temperatures
2021-2026: Head of the Max Planck Society – Indian Institute of Science Partner Group
2020 – present: Assistant Professor, IISc Bangalore, India
2017-2019: Alexander Von Humboldt Fellow, Atom Probe Tomography Group, MPIE, Germany
2016-17: Postdoctoral Researcher, Atom Probe Tomography Group, MPIE, Germany
2015-16: Visiting Research Scientist, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, USA.
2010-15: Ph.D. Research Scholar, Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India.
2003-2007: B.Tech, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, National Institute of Technology Rourkela (NITR), India