Vinod Sarin

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering

Professor Sarin has established and developed several material research laboratories for education, training and research. These include a state-of-the-art Surface Modification Laboratory with research activities focused in the areas of high temperature, and tribological CVD, PVD, and diamond coatings. Emphasis on structure-property correlations of thin films has resulted in the development of innovative methodologies and new equipment. Development of consolidation techniques of composite ceramics and TOC’s has lead to several unique patented processes and materials.

He has published over a hundred technical papers, has been the principal editor of more than ten books, and holds more than eighty patents. Appeared as visiting professor at several International Universities, and been a consultant to several multinational organizations.