V. Manoharan is a Senior Scientist at GE Research in Bangalore. He joined GE in 2001. Prior to joining GE, he worked as scientific officer at Advanced Fuel Fabrication Facility, Bhabha Atomic Research Center (BARC) and Division of Post Irradiation Examination and NDT development, Indira Gandhi Center for atomic research for 13 years. He has more than 30 years of experience in the field of Research in NDE.
He received National NDT award from Indian Society for Non-Destructive Testing for his contribution in NDE research.
Manoharan has completed his post graduate diploma in radiological physics from Bhabha Atomic research center and obtained Level-III certification in RT, IR, UT, LPT and ECT from American Society for Nondestructive testing. His area of interest are digital x-ray imaging, positron annihilation spectroscopy, quantitative radiography model based PoD, applications of micro and nano x-ray computed tomography, pipeline and pressure vessels integrity and training in NDE.
He has more than 15 issued patents & patents applications and 30 technical publications in national and international journals & conferences.