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Materials scientist

Tarasankar Mahata, Indian materials scientist. Achievements include patents for a process for producing disilicides of molybdenum, tungsten and their solid solution. Recipient Homi Bhabha award, Bhabha Atomic Research Center, 1993. Member of Indian Nuclear Society (life), Powder Metallurgy Association of India (life), Indian Institute Metals (life).

Background

Mahata, Tarasankar was born on October 23, 1968 in Bankura, West Bengal, India. Son of Balaram and Usha Mahata.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, Bengal Engineering and Science University, Howrah, 1990. Master of Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, 2006.

Career

Science officer Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Mumbai, India, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for a process for producing disilicides of molybdenum, tungsten and their solid solution.

Membership

Member of Indian Nuclear Society (life), Powder Metallurgy Association of India (life), Indian Institute Metals (life).

Connections

Married Anita Mahato, May 11, 1995. Children: Triparna, Aritra.

father:
Balaram Mahata

mother:
Usha Mahata

spouse:
Anita Mahato

child:
Triparna Mahata

child:
Aritra Mahata