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Sumanth Shankar
Sumanth Shankar

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Sumanth
Shankar
Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
JHE-142
26473
905-546-1252
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Summary

The following is a list of my research interests:
  • Metal Casting
  • Solidification Processing Fundamentals
  • Semi-Solid Metal Casting - Rheo-Casting and Thixo-casting
  • Diffusion Analysis
  • Molten Metal Cleaning and Processing
  • Rheology of molten metal
  • X-ray/Neutron diffraction analysis of molten metal
  • Aluminum and Magnesium Alloy Development
  • Casting Process Development
  • Die Tool Material Development
  • Advanced Microscopy (SEM, TEM, FIB, LEAP, etc.)
  • Microstructure-Property-Performance-Cost relationship studies

Casting, Microscopy & Diffraction, Transport Phenomenon

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Casting, Microscopy & Diffraction, Transport Phenomenon

McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

Department of Physics & Astronomy,
McMaster University

ABB-241
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4M1

Contact Information

Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.24559
Fax:
(905) 546-1252
Email Inquiries:
physics@mcmaster.ca

McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

Department of Physics & Astronomy,
McMaster University

ABB-241
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4M1

Contact Information

Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.24558
Fax:
(905) 546-1252
Email Inquiries:
physics@mcmaster.ca