Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Structural Materials

Porträt Dr. Das, Aniruddh; FWOM

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Dr. Aniruddh Das

Research Associate

Phone:+49 351 260 2457
Email: a.dasAthzdr.de
Links:Personal website
ORCID: 0000-0002-2094-6261
AddressBautzner Landstraße 400
01328 Dresden

Scientific Career

  • Since Sept 2019 : Post-doc at HZDR (Project: Kleinproben)
  • Jul 2018 - Aug 2019 : Post-doc at HZDR (Material focus: 9Cr ODS Eurofer ferritic/martensitic steel)
  • Sep 2014 - Jun 2018 : Doctoral thesis at HZDR and University of Siegen, Germany
  • Apr 2013 - Nov 2013 : Master thesis at Umicore, Technical Materials Department, Hanau, Germany
  • Oct 2011 - Nov 2013 : Master of Science in Materials Science from TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
  • Aug 2004 - May 2008 : Bachelors of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering, New Delhi, India

Research Interests

  • Microstructure and mechanical properties of materials
  • Quasi-static fracture toughness testing
  • Master Curve testing to determine reference temperature
  • Fractography and cracking mechanisms
  • Materials characterization using SEM and EBSD
  • Oxide dispersion strengthened (ODS) steels
  • Ferritic/marternsitic 9Cr steels
  • Low alloy reactor pressure vessel (RPV) steels
  • Influence of neutron irradiation on mechanical behaviour of materials
  • Tensile testing
  • Small punch testing
  • Nano-indentation testing

Recent publications


Ultra-High Negative Infrared Photoconductance in Highly As-doped Germanium Nanowires Induced by Hot Electron Trapping

John, J.; Dhyani, V.; Georgiev, Y.; Gangnaik, A.; Biswas, S.; Holmes, J.; Das, A.; Ray, S.; Das, S.

Brittle-ductile transition temperature of recrystallized tungsten following exposure to fusion relevant cyclic high heat load

Shah, V.; van Dommelen, J. A. W.; Altstadt, E.; Das, A.; Geers, M. G. D.

Microstructure and fracture toughness characterization of three 9Cr ODS EUROFER steels with different thermo-mechanical treatments

Das, A.; Chekhonin, P.; Altstadt, E.; Mcclintock, D.; Bergner, F.; Heintze, C.; Lindau, R.

Microstructural characterization of inhomogeneity in 9Cr ODS EUROFER steel

Das, A.; Chekhonin, P.; Altstadt, E.; Bergner, F.; Heintze, C.; Lindau, R.


Effect of anisotropic microstructure of ODS steels on small punch test results

Altstadt, E.; Bergner, F.; Das, A.; Houska, M.


Why do secondary cracks preferentially form in hot-rolled ODS steels in comparison with hot-extruded ODS steels?

Das, A.; Viehrig, H. W.; Altstadt, E.; Bergner, F.; Hoffmann, J.

Related publications


On the influence of microstructure on fracture behaviour of hot extruded ferritic ODS steels

Das, A.; Viehrig, H. W.; Altstadt, E.; Heintze, C.; Hoffmann, J.

Effect of microstructural anisotropy on fracture toughness of hot rolled 13Cr ODS steel – the role of primary and secondary cracking

Das, A.; Viehrig, H. W.; Bergner, F.; Heintze, C.; Altstadt, E.; Hoffmann, J.