Current Interests

Materials Science
Modelling and Simulation of Material Systems
Data Analysis, Machine Learning



Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
July 2014 – December 2017
Bachelor of Technology
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Overall GPA : 9.41/10.0
Department Rank : 1
First to complete Bachelor’s Degree of 4 Years in 3.5 Years, with all courses completed in 3 years

SR Public Senior Secondary School, Kota
June 2012 – June 2014
Higher School Secondary Education (Class 12th)
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Overall Percentage: 97.8% – Zonal Topper (North Zone)
National Topper in English and Physical Education



Apparatus Handling: XRD, Microscopy (SEM, TEM, Optical, Fluorescence, Confocal),  Spectroscopy (UV-Vis-NIR, FTIR, PL), VSM, DTA/TGA, DLS/Zeta, Electrical (Dielectric, Ferroelectric, I-V)

Biological Expertise: Cell Culture Facility, MTT, Staining Assays (AO/EB, FDA, Alcian Blue)

Computing Techniques: Finite Element Method Simulation, Approximate Bayesian Computation, Parametric Modelling, Image Processing

Computer Languages: Python, R, Java, C++, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript

Software Packages: MATLAB 2017A, OriginLab 2015, COMSOL Multiphysics 5.0, Image J, Adobe Photoshop CS6, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office Suite



Materials Research Society, Annual Student Member

Indian Physics Association, Annual Student Member

The American Ceramic Society, Annual Student Member

Association for Iron and Steel Technology, Annual Student Member

ASM International – The Materials Information Society, Annual Student Member

The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, Annual Student Member

International Association of Advanced Materials, Annual Student Member




  1. First to complete Bachelor’s Degree of 4 Years in 3.5 Years, with all courses completed in 3 years (July 2014 – April 2017) with Thesis of 6 months (May – October 2017) at Okinawa Institute of Technology, Japan
  2. Awarded OIST Fellowship to work at Ecology and Evolution Unit, Okinawa Institute of Technology, Japan for 6 months starting May 2017, amongst 15 students all over the world
  3. Awarded ‘Social Activist of the Year 2016’ constituting of a Trophy and Cash Award of INR 21,000 in Celebrating Life Awards by Prama Jyoti Foundation in the memory of classmates of 1984 Batch
  4. Awarded IIT Roorkee Heritage Foundation Award for Excellence in 2016, having a Cash Prize of ₹ 10,000
  5. Awarded OP Jindal Engineering and Management Scholarship with a Cash Prize of ₹ 80,000 for meritocratic achievements
  6. Awarded Fellowship by Japanese Embassy to represent Indian Delegation at Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths, 2016 from 28th August – 6th September, 2016 under the Theme – Economics
  7. Awarded under SN Bose Scholars’ Program by Indo-US Science and Technology Forum to work at a Laboratory in US for the Summer of 2016, amongst 30 students from all over India
  8. Awarded the offer for Summer@EPFL to work at Ecole Polytechnique Federale Lausanne, Switzerland for the Summer of 2016 under Dr Bernard Moret, Laboratory of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
  9. Awarded a scholarship of ₹ 45,000 under the Career Development Fund hosted by Dean, Alumni Affairs and International Relations, IIT Roorkee to attend the MRS Fall Conference 2015
  10. Awarded Summer Undergraduate Research Award – 2015 (IIT Roorkee, in association with Department of Science and Technology, Government of India), with a grant of ₹ 30,700 for research in the field of biomaterials and hyperthermia treatment
  11. Awarded a scholarship of ₹ 30,000 by NEST, India for meritocratic achievements
  12. Awarded a scholarship of ₹ 100,000 by IIT Roorkee, under Merit cum Means Scholarship scheme
  13. Completed COMSOL Multi-Physics Module 5.0 Advanced Course successfully under a workshop organised by COMSOL India Pvt. Ltd. at New Delhi in March, 2015
  14. Qualified for Second Level of Indian National Chemistry Olympiad organised by Indian Association of Physics Teachers in 2013 (Class-XII), with Rank – 1in the state of Rajasthan
  15. Selected for KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana) Mentorship Stream-SA in 2013 (Class-XI), organised by Indian institute of Science, Bangalore, and Department of Science and Technology, Government of India
  16. Achieved All India Rank of 223 in Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Mains 2014, qualifying for Engineering Courses at Indian Institute of Technology
  17. Achieved High Distinction in Australian National Chemistry Quiz in 2012(Class-XI) and 2013 (Class-XII)
  18. Achieved Full Scores in Advanced Placement Examinations (University Level I Year Course) organised by College Board, USA in May, 2013 (Class-XII), in the following subjects –
    • Chemistry
    • Calculus BC (Advanced Mathematics)
    • Physics C – Mechanics
    • Physics C – Electricity and Magnetism
  19. Achieved Composite Score of 33 out of 36 in ACT Examinations conducted by ACT Inc., USA in September, 2013 (Class-XII)



  1. 2nd Runners Up in Essay Writing for International Mother Tongue Day Celebrations held at IIT Roorkee in February, 2017
  2. Runners Up at Institute Open Quiz, organised by NSS Prerna, IIT-R in August, 2014 (UG I year)
  3. Runners Up at Freakonomics – Quiz on Economics and Business Awareness, organised by ShARE, IIT-R in 2014 (UG I year)
  4. Awarded Winner’s Trophy by Chief Minister of Odisha, Sri Naveen Pattnaik, for Debate Competition organized by Traffic Commissionerate, Odisha on the occasion of Republic Day in 2011 (Class-IX), and 2012 (Class-X)
  5. Awarded Runner’s Up Trophy by Chief Minister of Odisha, Sri Naveen Pattnaik, for Essay Competition organized by Traffic Commissionerate, Odisha on the occasion of Republic Day in 2012 (Class-X)



  1. Squash – Selected as National Sports Organisation Fellow, IIT Roorkee chapter; Member of the Institute Team – B playing for the Inter-University Championship
  2. Fine Arts Completed 4 years of course work in, under Pracheen Kala Kendra, and Lalit Kala Academy
  3. Odissi – Completed 3 years of course work of Indian Classical Dance
  4. Guitar Undergoing Year-4 in the course of Spanish Guitar (Hindustani Classical Style)
  5. National Cadet Corps – Passed the  A Certificate Examination with ‘A’ Grade in 2011 (Class-IX)



National Service Scheme, IIT Roorkee
Secretary, 2016 – 2017

National Innovation Scheme, MHRD, Government of India
Institute Co-ordinator, 2015 – 2017

Cognizance – Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, IIT Roorkee
Convener, 2017

National Social Summit, IIT Roorkee
Convener, 2017

Mess Review Committee, Rajendra Bhawan, IIT Roorkee
Member, 2015

SCB Medical Public School, Cuttack
Head Boy, Students’ Council, 2011 – 2012

1(O) Medical Company NCC, Cuttack
Sergeant, 2010 – 2011