Education:

Ph. D. 1992 Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Major: Mechanics and Materials

Minor: Heat and Mass Transfer 

M.S. 1988 Case Western Reserve University

Department of Civil Engineering

Major: Structures

B. Tech. 1985 Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Department of Civil Engineering

Research Keywords:
heirarchial materials design,nanoindentation stress-strain curves,materials informatics,crystal plasticity
Grad Students

Dr. Kalidindi's research interests are broadly centered on designing material internal structure (including composition) for optimal performance in any selected application and identifying hybrid processing routes for its manufacture. To this end, he has employed a harmonious blend of experimental, theoretical, and numerical approaches in his research.