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Materials Chemistry Group


Dr Jagadeesh Sure 


Bachelor of Science from Sri Krishnadevaraya University,  Andhra Pradesh, India

Master of Science in Materials Science from Andhra University, Andhra Pradesh, India

Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Science & Engineering from Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, India


Research Interests

  • Preparation of alloys (Titanium and High-entropy alloys)
  • Physical, Chemical and Mechanical Properties of Alloys
  • Nanomaterials (Synthesis and Applications)
  • High-Temperature Electrochemistry and its Applications
  • Carbon Materials (Graphite, Pyrolytic graphite, Graphene)
  • Low-and High-Temperature Corrosion
  • Magnetic Materials (High-entropy alloys)
  • Energy Materials for Battery and Supercapacitors
  • Microstructure and Property Correlation of Materials and Coatings
  • Surface Science and Coating Technology with Lasers
  • Thermal Barrier Coatings and Lasers in Additive Manufacturing

Teaching Responsibilities

Experience in teaching of various subjects and courses for undergraduates and postgraduates, which include physics and materials related courses in engineering departments. Able to supervise students for thesis, based on past four years’ experience.

Awards and Achievements

  1. Travel grant award from Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials (RAK CAM), United Arab Emirates (UAE) for presenting work onHigh-Entropy Carbides’ in International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM), 23-27 February 2019, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.
  2. Best Ph.D. Thesis Award in the Field of Corrosion for 2014: Jagadeesh Sure, Corrosion Behaviour of Carbon Materials and Development of Ceramic Coatings on Graphite Crucibles for Molten Salt Based Applications from NACE-NIGIS in NIGIS Corrosion Awareness Award-2014, November 2014, Mumbai, India.

Selected Recent Publications

  1. Jagadeesh Sure, D. Sri Maha Vishnu, R. Vasant Kumar, Carsten Schwandt, Molten Salt Electrochemical Synthesis, Heat Treatment and Microhardness of Ti-5Ta-2Nb Alloy, Materials Transactions 60 (2019) 391-399. 
  2. D. Sri Maha Vishnu, Jagadeesh Sure, R. Vasant Kumar and Carsten Schwandt, Phase composition, microstructure, corrosion resistance and mechanical properties of molten salt electrochemically synthesised Ti-Nb-Sn biomedical alloys, Materials Transactions 60 (2019) 422-428.
  3. D. Sri Maha Vsihnu, Jagadeesh Sure, Yingjun Liu, R. Vasant Kumar, Carsten Schwandt, Electrochemical synthesis of porous Ti-Nb alloys for biomedical applications, Materials Science and Engineering C 96 (2019) 466-478.
  4. D. Sri Maha Vishnu, Jagadeesh Sure, Hyun-Kyung Kim, Ji-Young Kim, R. Vasant Kumar and Carsten Schwandt, Direct electrochemical preparation of nanostructured silicon carbide and its nitridation behavior, Journal of Electrochemical Society 165 (2018) D731-D742.
  5. Jagadeesh Sure, D. Sri Maha Vishnu, Carsten Schwandt, Direct electrochemical synthesis of high-entropy alloys from metal oxides, Applied Materials Today, 9 (2017) 111-121.
  6. D. Sri Maha Vishnu, Jagadeesh Sure, K.S. Mohandas, Corrosion of high density graphite anodes during direct electrochemical de-oxidation of solid oxides in molten CaCl2 medium, Carbon 93 (2015) 782-792
  7. Jagadeesh Sure, A. Ravi Shankar, S. Ramya, C. Mallika, U. Kamachi Mudali, Corrosion behaviour of carbon materials exposed to molten lithium chloride-potassium chloride salt, Carbon 67 (2014) 643-655.
  8. Jagadeesh Sure, A. Ravi Shankar, S. Ramya and U. Kamachi Mudali, Molten salt corrosion of high density graphite and partially stabilized zirconia coated high density graphite in molten LiCl-KCl salt, Ceramics International 38 (2012) 2803-2812.


  1. Active team member in the collaboration between University of Nizwa, Sultanate of Oman and University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.



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