Transactions of The Indian Institute of Metals

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EDITOR:

Prof. (Dr.) Vibhuti Narain Misra is the Director of Regional Research Laboratory (RRL), a National Laboratory of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research at Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India. He has obtained B.E (Metallurgy) from Banaras Hindu University, M.E from University of Nagpur and Ph.D from the University of Melbourne in Australia. Prof. Misra has over 35 years of experience in Teaching, Research, Consultancy and R&D Management. He was the recipient of many National and International Awards which include "Certificate of Merit" from the Institution of Engineers (India) in 1970 and 1978, "Asia Fellowship" from the Australian Federal Government in 1995, Australian Fellowship in 1997 and Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi (India) in 1998. He is the Co-Author of two books entitled "Iron and Steel making" and "Energy in Mineral and Metallurgical Industries". He has over 170 Research publications, Co-edited 16 Proceedings of National/International Conferences. Prof. Misra was instrumental in the transfer of many laboratory technologies to industrial production plants in Australia; these include Full Scale Plant of Iron Ore Processing; Design, Fabrication & Commissioning of Gold and Tin Processing Plant; Pilot Scale Operation Plants for Nickel and Cobalt Extraction.