Tony Murmu obtained his Ph.D. degree in aerospace engineering from IIT Kharagpur, India. He received his Bachelor (B.M.E.) and Masters of Mechanical Engineering (M.M.E.) degrees from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. Currently, Murmu is the Holder of the prestigious IRCSET (Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology) Postdoc Fellowship for 2011 (Ireland). His present research focus is on understanding structural engineering at nanoscale. Murmu's research areas are multidisciplinary in nature and include theory at nanoscale; nonlocal elasticity; molecular dynamics; graphene; CNTs; buckyballs; fracture and fatigue; nanostructures; functionally graded materials; nanocomposites. He has published 29 peer-reviewed journal papers and 9 conference papers in these areas. He is a Member of American Nano Society and is an active reviewer of 13 international journals.
Biography Updated on 20 March 2012