Dr. Jagannathan Sankar
Symposium - Future Manufacturing, Processes and Products
Distinguished University Professor
North Carolina A&T State University
of > 400 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and scientific papers, Sankar as PI, has generated more than $60 million of competitive research
funding, organized and sponsored more than 25 international conferences/symposia and has given more than 25 Plenary/Keynote addresses around the globe.
Some of Sarkar’s recognitions include the “White House Millennium Researcher” title from the Department of Education, the “Order of Long Leaf Pine” the
highest civilian honor by the Governor of NC, USA, “the O. Max Gardner Award”- the highest honor from the University of North Carolina 17
institutions System -given for the greatest contributions to the welfare of the human race, Hind-Rattan Award on the eve of India’s Republic day from
the Non Resident Indians Association, AAAS Mentor Award- publisher of “Science”, Fellow of NIA and AIMBE, NC/Triad Business Journal’s most influential
(2009- 2015), recognitions from ASME, ORNL/DoE etc, One of the first Distinguished University Professors at NCAT, Honorary professorship, Various editorial
boards and High level State and National blue ribbon committees/Advisory boards/Special invited addresses at major avenues such as the National Research
Council, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences and for the Board for S &T Innovation, NSF, National SBIR get together,
TV and news media numerous times including “Science Nation”.
Abstract: Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials for Biodegradable Implants – A Global Status