Dr.Nikhil K Singha

Professor & Head Rubber Technology Centre, IIT, Kharagpur

Topic: Advanced Functional Elastomers in Tyre Application”

Dr Nikhil K. Singha, FRSC, Professor & Head Rubber Technology Centre, IIT, Kharagpur, will speak on ‘Advanced Functional Elastomers in Tyre Application’. Dr Nikhil K. Singha is an associate professor at Rubber Technology Centre, IIT Kharagpur. His research areas comprise Tailor-made polymers via Controlled Radical Polymerization Block (AB & ABA) & graft co-polymers Smart and self-healing polymeric materials Tailor-made polymer nanocomposites Thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) Polyurethane Tailor-made modification on elastomers He won MRSI Medal by Material Research Society of India (MRSI) (2013). He also won Fifth Polymer Foundation Award by Professor Sukumar Maiti Polymer Award Foundation (2012). He has a number of publications in reputed international journals.