Dr. B.S. Murty is Girija & R. Muralidharan Institute Chair Professor at the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Madras since
2004 and is currently the Head of the Department. He has obtained his PhD (1992) from IISc, Bangalore and started his professional career as a faculty
member at IIT Kharagpur and served there during 1992-2004. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Ryerson University, Canada and an Associate Faculty member
of School of Engineering, University of British Columbia, Canada.
His fields of interest are microstructure-property correlations in nano materials...