Kumar Deepak

Areas of Interest: 

Tribology, Nanotribology and nanomechanics Surface and interface science, Metalworking fluid,
Materials for tribological application

About the Faculty: 

Dr. Deepak Kumar is an Assistant professor in ITMMEC, IIT Delhi Since 2013. He was awarded with Ph. D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Science Bangalore in 2010. He won gold medal from IISc Bangalore for his doctoral research in the area of metalworking lubrication using nano-tribological concepts. He received his M. Tech. (Materials Engineering) and B. Tech. (Production Engineering) from Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee and GB Pant University of Agriculture and Technology Pantnagar, Uttaranchal, respectively.

Prior to his present appointment, he was a postdoctoral fellow at ETH Zurich, Switzerland. At ETH Zurich he enriched himself with concepts related to surface and interface science for the application in the field of Tribology and Nanotribology.