Prasad Rao Kalvala

Research Professor
Prasad Rao Kalvala
Biography
  • 2018 - present: University of Nevada, Reno
  • 2011 - 2018: Research faculty, University of Utah, Salt Lake City
  • 1982 - 2013: Faculty, Indian Institute of Technology,  Madras
Education
  • Ph.D., Metallurgy, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, 1983
Professional memberships
  • ASM International
  • American Welding Society
  • Indian Institute of Metals
  • Indian Institute of Welding

Research interests

  • Additive manufacturing
  • Welding
  • Surfacing
  • Corrosion

Completed Project (2016) as Co-PI

NSF Award #1234079: Collaborative Research: Modeling and Characterization of Transition Joints Made by Friction Surfacing Based Additive Manufacturing (FSAM)

Ongoing Project (2020-2023) as Co-PI

NEUP Project 20-19641 (Fuel Cycle Research and Development) MITIGATING STRESS CORROSION CRACKING IN AUSTENITIC STAINLESS-STEEL CANISTER WELDS USING PEENING TECHNIQUES

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