Dishant Beniwal

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade

B.E. (Metallurgical Engineering), Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh

M.Tech. (Material Science), IIT Bombay

Area of Specialization:

High-Temperature Corrosion, Corrosion in nuclear energy applications (SS, Ni –alloys and Zr-alloys), Coatings and inhibitors, Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy.

Research & Publications:


M. Kiran Kumar, S. Aggarwal, D. Beniwal, A. K. Dey, H. Singh and V. Kain, “Localized oxidation of zirconium alloys in high temperature and pressure oxidizing environments of nuclear reactors”, Materials and Corrosion, Volume 64, Issue 8, May 2013, Pages 663–742, doi: 10.1002/maco.201307067

‘Corrosion behavior of austenitic stainless steels in nitric acid in presence of halides’, CORSYM-2014, IIT-Bombay: Awarded best poster presentation


High temperature and high-pressure oxidation behavior of Zirconium-based alloys used in Nuclear Reactors

Corrosion behavior of austenitic stainless steels in nitric acid containing halides (chlorides and fluorides)