Dr. Sova Bhattacharya: About the Author
General Manager Applied Metallurgy & Health, Safety, and Environment, Indian Oil Research & Development Centre

Dr. Sova Bhattacharya

Dr. Bhattacharya joined Indian Oil Corporation Research and Development Centre in 1993 and is presently working as General Manager of Applied Metallurgy & Health, Safety, and Environment. She received a Ph.D. in Applied Mechanics from IIT Delhi and received M.E. and B.E. degrees in Metallurgical Engineering from Bengal Engineering College in West Bengal, India. Dr. Bhattacharya is responsible for structural reliability analysis of refining industry infrastructure and successful conduct of R&D projects to improve capability as a part of applied metallurgy. Her commitment is to provide accurate failure diagnostics and reliable recommendations for plant operators to ensure structural reliability.

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March/April 2022 Inspectioneering Journal

The influence of sensitization on creep response of hydrocracker feed fractionator fired heater tubes made of AISI Type 347 stabilized steel after service exposure of around 20 years is investigated.

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