Distinguished University Professor
Director-NSF/ERC for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials
White House Millennium Researcher
Director -Center for Advanced Materials and Smart Structures (CAMSS)
North Carolina A&T State University
1601 E. Market Street
Fort IRC Bldg., Suite 242
Greensboro, NC 27411
Telephone: (336) 285-3221
Fax: (336) 256-1153
Ph.D, Materials Engineering, Lehigh University, 1983;
M.S., Materials Engineering, McGill-Concordia Co-op Program, 1978;
B.E., Metallurgical Engineering, University of Madras (Distinguished Record), 1976
DR. SANKAR'S contributions for the betterment of science and education for humankind
A Brief Overview
Current research projects:
Novel Composite and Ceramic Materials, Engineered Advanced Materials.
Multifunctional and Nanoengineered Materials.
Structure-Property Relationships, Electron Microscopy.
Materials Processing, Coatings and Surface Engineering of Materials.
Multi Disciplinary Approach to Advanced Materials and Nano/biotechnology Revolution.
Courses taught include:
Materials science, Metals, Ceramics and Polymers.
Modern Engineering Materials.
Manufacturing, Mechanical Properties and Structure of Solids and Physical Metallurgy of Industrial alloy.
Efforts also led to the introduction of ERC/CAMSS facility into various Engineering undergraduate labs, novel courses under special topics such as Imaging, Digital microscopy and research based courses to graduate students.