Chief Guest: Dharmendra Pradhan (Minister of Steel)
Patron: Prof. Animesh Biswas (Director, NIT Rourkela)
Chairperson: Prof. S. Sarkar (HOD-MM)
Convener: Prof. A. Behera, beheraajit@nitrkl.ac.in
Co-convener: Prof. A. Patra, patraa@nitrkl.ac.in
Treasurer: Prof. R. K. Prusty, prustyr@nitrkl.ac.in
International Advisory Committee

  • Prof. Igor Shishkovsky, Institute of Science & Technology, Russia
  • Prof. Alireza Sadeghi, Mc Gill University, Canada
  • Prof. Andrea Di Schino, University of Perugia, Italy
  • Prof. Ravindra Nuggehalli, New Jersey, USA
  • Prof. Jack Silver, Brunel University, UK
  • Prof. P. R. Mohapatra, IISC Bangalore, India
  • Prof. Mehrdad Khakbiz, University of Tehran, Iran
  • Prof. Greg Haidemenopoulos, Khalifa University, Greece
  • Prof. Haibin Su, Hong Kong University, Singapore
  • Prof. Nikolay Tontchev, University of Transport, Vietnam
  • Prof. Tanvir Hussain, University of Nottingham, UK
  • Prof. Abdollah (Hamed) Saboori, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
  • Prof. Eva Valsami-Jones, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Prof. Zayna Connor, ASTM committee expert, USA
  • Prof. Volodymyr Shatokha, National Metallurgical Academy, Ukraine
  • Prof. Karl Coleman, Durham University, UK
  • Prof. Milos Djukic, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Prof. Ying Li, Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics, Texas
  • Prof. Nikolay Tontchev, University of Transport, Bulgaria
  • Prof. Nelson Garza-Montes-de-Oca, San Nicolás de los Garzas, Mexico
  • Dr. Mahbubul Hassan, Editor-RSC Advances, UK
  • Prof. Anders Jarfors, Advanced Forming Technology Lab., Sweden
  • Dr. Hao Che Liu, Scalable Systems Research Labs Inc, Taiwan.
  • Dr. Michalis Vardavoulias, Thermal Spray Technologies, Greece
  • Dr. Mahmood Razzaghi, Abian Darou, Iran
  • Dr. Angelo Yializis, Sigma Technologies International, USA
  • Dr. Mats Larsson, Materials Engineer, California
  • Dr. Ian Mellor, Technology & Materials Discovery Centre, UK
  • Stephen Squires, President & CEO at Quantum Materials Corp, USA
  • Hojjat Naji, CEO Advisor at I.T. Forging. Co., Iran
  • Richard Sayman, Owner Sayman Consulting Inc., USA
  • Weiler Rich, Aero Application Development, Grimsby, Canada
  • Balraj Seth, Foundry and Industry Consultant, Mississippi
  • Prof. M. Fillon, University of Poitiers, France
  • Dr. W. M. E. Daly, Fusion Tech™, Egypt
  • I. Vahora, ALD Thermal Treatment, Inc, USA
  • S.V Surinphong, Nano Shield PVD, Thailand