Anusha Sekar, PhD.

Scientific background:  High temperature coating materials, corrosion and mitigation strategies; Gas turbine blades.

International projects: Researcher , FUNGLASS

National projets: A study on cerium doped lanthanum magnesium hexaaluminate for high temperature coatings applications; Direct- Senior Research Fellow; 2019-2022.

  • Sekar, A., & Muruganandhan, R. (2021). Effect of synthesis technique on developing lanthanum magnesium hexaaluminate powders as an alternative for thermal barrier coating. Ceramics International, 47(14), 19567-19574. Impact factor :5.532


  • College of Engineering, Anna University. Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Ph.D (Materials Science) under the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

Cumulative GPA: 8.1

• Thesis Title: Cerium doped lanthanum magnesium hexaaluminate as a potential topcoat material for high temperature applications”.

  •  Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Master of Engineering in Aerospace Technology April 2017

Cumulative GPA: 8.5 / 10

• Relevant Coursework: Satellite technology; high temperature materials; Heat transfer; FEA

  •  Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita University. Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Bachelor of Technology in Aerospace Technology April 2014.

Cumulative GPA: 6.96 / 10

• Relevant Coursework: Aerospace propulsion; Flight Mechanics, Structures, Heat Transfer, CFD

Awards, scholarships and research stays:

  1. Awarded Direct-Senior Research Fellowship from 2019-2022.
  2. Awarded “Best Recognition award” for the PhD research work.
  3. All-India Rank Holder of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering; GATE- 2015 and 2018.
Anusha Sekar, PhD.
Anusha Sekar, PhD.
Coating Processes Dpt.

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