General Information

Professor: May 2021- Present
Associate Professor : Dec 2016 - May 2021

Tel: +91-22-2576-7643


Academic Background:

  • Ph.D. : University of Saarlandes, Saarbruecken, Germany, 2007

  • M.Tech: IIT Kharagpur, 2002

Professional Experience:

  • Post-doc : University of Toronto, Canada

  • Visiting Scientist : IGCAR, Kalpakkam

  • Assistant Professor : IIT Bombay (2011)

Research Interests:

  • Supercapacitor / ultracapacitor
  • Electrocatalyst
  • Corrosion mitigation
  • Smart multi-functional coatings / composite coatings
  • Novel Corrosion inhibitor systems
  • Corrosion resistant alloy and coating development

Research Projects

  • Nanoporous metal based planner micro-supercapacitors, 2014- ongoing, SERB, DST 43.968 lakhs (PI)
  • Electrochemical processing thin film nanoporous metallic structures for electrochemical device applications, Dec 2011-March 2016, IRCC IIT Bombay, 20 lakhs (PI)
  • Enhancing efficiency of Corrosion Inhibition in crude oil pipeline and Phosphonate derivative scale Inhibition with the intervention of Nanotechnology, ONGC (2017 - ongoing)- Rs 98.829 Lakhs (PI)
  • Centre Of Excellence (Coe) In Steel Technology Sept 2013 Sept 2018 Ministry Of Steel 50 lakhs (as Co-PI contribution)
  • Nanostructured Alloys for Corrosion Resistance 2013 Sept 2016 IITB- Monash 16 lakhs (PI)
  • Development Of Corrosion Resistant Biomaterials Sept 2014 Sept 2018 Lloyds Phd Fellowship- 15 lakhs (Co-PI)
  • Materials for energy and sensors Jan 2013-Jan 2018, FIST, DST, 7.39 crores (Co- PI)
  • Vacuum Arc Meltingwith Suction Casting and cold-water circulator and laboratory stripe roller 2014 2015 RIFC, IIT Bombay 2.35 crores (PI)


  • German Patent No. 102007032939 (PLA07037), 2013 “Verfahren zur Änderung des Vorzeichens des spezifischen potential abhängigen Dehnungskoeffizienten eines nanoskaligen”

Awards & Recognitions

  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) fellowship, IFW Dresden, Germany, 2002

Selected Publications:

  • Aasiya Shaikh and Smrutiranjan Parida*, Facile sonochemical synthesis of highly dispersed ultrafine Pd nanoparticle decorated carbon nano-onions with high metal loading and enhanced electrocatalytic activity, RSC Adv., 2016,6, 83711-83719
  • Aasiya Shaikh , Smrutiranjan Parida* and Sivasambu Böhm, One step eco-friendly synthesis of Ag-Reduced graphene oxide nanocomposite by phytoreduction for sensitive nitrite determination, RSC Adv., 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C6RA23655C
  • Balwant Kr Singh, Aasiya Shaikh , Subramanya Badrayyana, Debananda Mohapatra, Rajiv O Dusane and Smrutiranjan Parida*, Nanoporous gold-Copper Oxide based all-solid-state Micro-Supercapacitors, RSC Adv., 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C6RA19744B
  • Debananda Mohapatra, Subramanya Badrayyana, Smrutiranjan Parida*, "Facile wick-and-oil flame synthesis of high-quality hydrophilic onionlike carbon nanoparticles,"Materials Chemistry and Physics, Vol.174 :, 2016, pp.112-119.
  • Debananda Mohapatra, Subramanya Badrayyana and Smrutiranjan Parida*, "Designing binder-free, flexible electrodes for high performance supercapacitors based on pristine carbon nano-onions and their composite with CuO nanoparticles,"RSC Advances, Vol.6, 2016, pp.14720-14729.
  • Debananda Mohapatra, Subramanya Badrayyana and Smrutiranjan Parida*, In-situ synthesis and optical properties of CNO-ZnO nanocomposite, 2016, Materials Letters (10.1016/j.matlet.2016.07.050)
  • Sneha Daradmare, Mamata Pradhan, V.S. Raja, Smrutiranjan Parida*, "Encapsulating 8-Hydroxyquinoline in Graphene Oxide Stabilized Polystyrene Containers And Its Anti-Corrosion Performance", Journal of Materials Science, 2016, DOI: 10.1007/s10853-016-0254-4
  • Amit Nautiyal, Smrutiranjan Parida*, "Comparison of polyaniline electrodeposition on carbon steel from oxalic acid and salicylate medium," Progress in Organic Coatings,Vol.94 :, 2016, pp.28-33,
  • Rajiv Kumar*, Joydip Joardar, R.K. Singh Raman, V.S. Raja, S.V. Joshi, S. Parida, "Effect of chromium and aluminum addition on anisotropic and microstructural characteristics of ball milled nanocrystalline iron,"Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Vol.671 :, 2016, pp.164-169.