Area of Interests
advanced materials including nanopolymers,
and functionally graded composites,
including multiscale composites,
element analysis of polymeric products,
of Military Battle Tank Arjuna
of materials in Fuel
performance structural composites,
Prime Minister Sir
Narendra Modi handed over a replica of the Arjun Main Battle Tank (MK-1A) to
Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane in Chennai on February 14, 2021.
| Photo Credit: Ragu R
It is an
indigenously designed tank which has been developed and manufactured by
CVRDE, DRDO along with 15 academic institutions.
Acknowledgement: Prof. Anil K. Bhowmick (PhD Advisor), IIT-Kharagpur;
Combat Vehicles Research & Development Establishment (CVRDE); Dr. S.S.
Prasad, IS and Director, DTSR (DRDO); Dr. H.H. Bhargava, Dy Director, DTSR (DRDO);
Mr. Subhas C, Saraf, Chairman and Managing Director, Madras Elastomers
Limited; Friends of Madras Elastomers Limited; and.......