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Vikas Tomar

Vikas Tomar

2009 - Professor

Degrees

Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, December 2005
M. Tech., Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, Chennai, India, May 2001
B. Tech., National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra, India, May 1998

Contact

701 W. Stadium Ave.
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2045

Office: ARMS 3205
Office Phone: 765-494-3423
Office Fax: +1 765 494 0307
Email: vikas.tomar.1@purdue.edu
Webpage: http://www.interfacialmultiphysics.com

Interests

Microstructure dependent material failure analyses aided by “in-situ” experimental validation
Integrated computational materials manufacturing models and experiments
Nanomechanical Raman Spectroscopy
Data Science and Machine Learning Aided Sensing For Nuclear, Energetics, Manufacturing, and Extreme Environment Monitoring

Awards and Major Appointments

• Seeds for Success Award at Purdue University (2017-18)
• CT Sun Research Award (2017)
• University Faculty Scholar (2016-21)
• ASME Fellow (2016)
• AIAA Associate Fellow (2015)
• Associate Editor-ASME Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology (2015-21)
• Key Reader-Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A (2014-)
• Kauffman ELA Award, Purdue University (2013)
• Advisory Editor-Integrated Computational Materials Engineering, Elsevier (2013-14)
• Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Experimental and Computational Biomechanics (2013-18)
• Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Materials Nanoscience (2013-)
• Instruction Matters: Purdue Academic Course Transformation (IMPACT) Program Fellow (2012-13)
• NSF Junior Oberwolfach Fellow, Mechanics of Materials Workshop, The Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, Germany (2012)
• Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation(LSAMP)-Indiana Outstanding Mentor Award (2011)
• Elsevier-Materials Science and Engineering-C Young Researcher Award (2010)
• TMS (Mineral, Metals, and Materials Society) Early Career Faculty Fellow-Honorable Mention (2010)
• American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Materials Division 'Orr' Family Award for excellence in failure of materials research (2010)
• The US-Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFoSR) Young Investigator Program Award (2009)
• Associate Editor, Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology (2011-17); Editorial Board Member, Journal of Multifunctional Composites (since 2013)

Publications

Google Scholar
http://bit.ly/scholar-tomar

Research Gate
http://bit.ly/researchgate-tomar