Corrosion and Surface Technology Research Group       

Materails and Surface Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Technical University of Denmark     



Dr. Rajan Ambat                                                                   


Manager, Centre for Electronic Corrosion (CELCORR)

Section of Materials and Surface Engineering, Building 425, Room 026

Department of Mechanical Engineering 

Technical University of Denmark

2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark


Tel: +45 45252181, Fax: +45 4593 6213









Present research focus

Expertise in macro, micro- and nano-scale electrochemical, corrosion, and mechanics of engineering materials and bio-materials, environmental reliability of Micro-electronics and MEMs, high-resolution electrochemical techniques, and nano-scale functionalized surfaces on light alloys.  Undergraduate and graduate education/teaching and developing courses focusing on material solutions for engineering applications.


·         Environmental reliability of micro-electronics and MEMs

·         Nano-scale surface engineering of aluminium alloys

·         Bio-mecahnics aspects osteoporosis and Bio-electrochemistry of metal allergic diseases




Research Fellow 2000-2004

School of Metallurgy and Materials, University of Birmingham                              

Post-doctoral Research Associate 1999-2000

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore                                                                                          

Research Scientist 1997-1999

National Aerospace Laboratories, India                                                                                                      



Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering 1996

Indian Institute of Science, India

M.S. Materials Technology 1989

Banaras Hindu University, India





Short CV and Publication list





Building 425, Section of Materials and Surface and Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, DK 2800 Lyngby, Denmark