Professor Srini Raghavan has been appointed to a Chevron Chair Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-Madras) in Chennai, India. The Chair Professorship is for a total period of three months that may be spread over multiple visits during 2012-2014. The Chair has been established to promote work in the area of materials in the Department of Chemical Engineering.
Professor Raghavan's first visit to IIT-Madras will be during the period of March 28 to April 28, 2012. His second visit will be from August 4 to August 22, 2013.
In addition to working with selected faculty and graduate students, he will be a co-instructor for a short course in Electrochemistry that is being organized for high school teachers.