American Journal of Materials Science

American Journal of Materials Science publishes reviews, full-length papers, and short communications recording original research results on, or techniques for studying the relationship between structure, properties, and uses of materials.

Vijay Srivastava

Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Materials Science

Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, India

Research Areas

Ndt of Composites, Delaminating of Fibre Composites, Fracture, Toughness and Interface of Fibre Composites, Metal-Matrix Composites, Ceramic Fibre Composites, Biocomposites, Glass Composites, Nanocomposites.

Academic Achievement

Biography has been cited in the MARQUIS Who's Who in the World, Vol. 14, who is who in America, (1996)
Refereeing of Bilateral International Project Proposals of DST, New Delhi.


Member of International Advisory Board, 5th International Conference on "Advanced Inorganic Fibrous Composites for Structural Applications", Acireale, Sicily, Italy, (June 4-9, 2006)
Member of International Advisory Board and Co-ordinator, Application of Ceramics, 10th Conference of the European Ceramic Society, Berlin, Germany, (2007)
Member of Int. Advisory Board, HTCMC-6 conference, India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, (Sponsor by American Ceramic Society, USA), (Sept. 2007)
Member of International Scientific Committee, 4th Int. Conference on Composite Testing & Model Identification, Dayton, Ohio, USA, (20-22 October 2008).
Member of International Advisory Boards, 12th International Congress (CEMTEC), Tuscany, Italy, (6-18th June 2010).
Member of Int. Advisory Board, 7th Conference on High Temperature Ceramic Composites (HTCMC-7), Bavaria, Bayreuth, Germany, (20-22nd September 2010)
Member of International Scientific Committee, 3rd International Congress on Ceramics (ICC3), Osaka, Japan, (14-18th November 2010)

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  V. K. Srivastava and P.J. Hogg, Damage Performance of Particles Filled QuasiIsotropic GlassFibreReinforced Polyester Resin Composites, J. MATERIALS SCIENCE, 33, 5, 11191128 (1998).
[2]  P.K. Govindan Potti, B. Nageswara Rao and V.K. Srivastava, Tensile Fracture of Fibre Reinforced Metal Laminates Containing a Circular Hole, The Aeronautical Journal, The Royal Aeronautical Society, London, UK, January, 104, 4751(2000).
[3]   V. K. Srivastava and H. Kawada, Fatigue Behaviour of Alumina-Fibre-Reinforced Epoxy Resin Composite Pipes Under Tensile and Compressive Loading Conditions, COMPOSITES SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 61, 16, 23932403 (2001).
[4]  P. K. Govindan Potti, B. Nageswara Rao and V. K. Srivastava, Notched Strength Estimations of Graphite/Epoxy Composite Laminates Containing Central Holes and Cracks: A Statical Approach, The Aeronautical Journal, J. of The Royal Aeronautical Society, May, 263-269 (2004).
[5]  V. K. Srivastava and A. G. Pawar, Solid Particle Erosion of Glass Fibre Reinforced Flyash Filled Epoxy Resin Composites, COMPOSITE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY., 66, p. 3021-3028 (2006).
[6]  V. K. Srivastava, Effects of Wheat Starch on Erosive Wear of E-glass Fibre Reinforced Epoxy Resin Composites, MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGG.-A, 435-436, p.282-287 (2006).
[7]  J.H. Kang, H.M. Cha, J.H. Lee, Y.G. Jung, H. S. Lee and V. K. Srivastava, Synthesis and Characterization of Non-oxide Ceramic Coatings on Graphite Substrates by Solid-Vapor Reaction Process, PROGRESS IN ORGANIC COATINGS, 61, 2-4, p. 291-299 (2008).
[8]  Ji-Hun Kang, Yeon-Gil Jung, V. K. Srivastava, S. Singh and A. Mohanty, Oxidation Behavior and Microstructural Evolution of Graphite Substrate with SiC and Si3N4 Coatings Prepared by Solid-Vapor Reaction, J. OF KOREAN PHYSICAL SOCIETY, vol. 54, no.3, March 2009, p. 1172-1179.
[9]  S. Singh and V. K. Srivastava, Electrical Properties of C/C and C/C-SiC Ceramic Fibre Composites, CERAMIC INTERNATIONAL, 37, 2011, p. 93-98.
[10]  V. K. srivastava, Ulrich Gabbert, H. Berger and S. Singh, Analysis of Particles Loaded Fibre Composites for the Evaluation of Effective Material Properties With the Variation of Shape and Size, INT. J. OF ENGINEERING, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 3, 1, 2011, p. 52-68.
[11]  V. K. Srivastava, Enhancement of Elastic Modulus of Epoxy Resin With Carbon Nanotubes, WORLD J. OF NANO SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, Vol.1, No. 1, 2011, p. 1-6.
[12]  V. K. Srivastava, W. Krenkel, V.J.A. D'Souza and H.W. Mucha, Manufacturing, Analysis and Modelling of Porous Si-SiC Ceramics Derived by Oxidation from C/C-Si-SiC Composites, J. OF CERAMIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2011, p. 111-118.
[13]  V. K. Srivastava, Effect of Carbon Nanotubes on the Strength of Adhesive Lap Joints of C/C and C/C-SiC Ceramic Fibre Composites, INT. J. OF ADHESION AND ADHESIVES, Vol. 31, 2011, p. 486-489.