Arpan works on joining of dissimilar joining of materials by friction stir welding. Additionally, he is also interested in fabrication of metal matrix composites by friction stir processing. He carries mechanical, microstructural, corrosion and wear studies. Arpan joined our group in 2017 during his M.Tech and thereafter continued as a Ph.D. student.


  • Friction Stir Welding and Processing
  • Aluminum metal matrix composites
  • Copper metal matrix composites
  • Corrosion and wear studies of metal matrix composites


  • M.Tech in Materials Science and Engineering, 2018

    Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, India

  • B.Tech in Production Engineering, 2016

    Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Burla, India