Aerospace Materials: Microstructure, Fracture and Fatigue (GIAN)

The course has been copmpleted.

Welcome to the Aerospace Materials: Microstructure, Fracture and Fatigue course! This course is a part of the Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN), and is hosted at IIT Gandhinagar during 11th June 2018 to 22nd June 2018.

The course will be conducted over twelve days and comprises of lectures and tutorials. To read an overview of the course contents, please click here. A more detailed schedule of lectures can be found here. The official course brochure can be downloaded from here.

We are very fortunate to have Dr. Kumar V. Jata, CEO, Jata Materials Solutions, USA., as the instructor for this course. You can find out more about him here. A live stream of the course is available below or at this link.

The recorded videos are now available from the playlist below:

Target Audience

• Student (BTech/MTech/PhD) or faculty member from Materials Science/Metallurgy/Mechanical/Production Engineering.
• Executive, engineer or researcher from manufacturing, service and government organizations including R&D laboratories.

Informal inquiries can be made by email to the course coordinator at: amitarora (AT) In particular, if you have expectations of accommodation on campus, please send an email to confirm availability first.