Alumni

Title Student Degree Thesis Title Year
Ankush Kumar Ph.D.

Electrical Transport in Metal Wire Networks: Experimental Strategies and Theoretical Insights

2017
Arpan De PhD

Epitaxial growth of InN and InxGa1-xN nanostructured films on structurally modified substrates using MBE 

May 2017
B. Loukya PhD

Electron Magnetic Chiral Dichroism of Epitaxial Magnetic Thin Films at Nanoscale

2010-2015
Bhargava B L PhD

Room Temperature Ionic Liquids: Classical and Ab Initio Molecular Dynamics Simulation Studies

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Current Position: Assistant Professor at NISER, Bhubaneswar, India

(www.niser.ac.in/~bhargava/)

2003 - 2007
C. Kavitha PhD

High pressure Raman scattering studies on mid-chain Hydrocarbons, Perfluorocarbons and temperature dependent Brillouin scattering studies on ABO4 Tungstates and AgGaS2

2008
Dhanya R PhD

Application of Brillouin scattering in studying the physical properties of metal organic frameworks, nanotubes, ionic liquids and spin ice

2015
Divya Bharathi Korlepara PhD

Computational investigations of mechanisms, pathway complexity and dipole dynamics in supramolecular polymers

2015 - 2020
Dr Manoj A G Namboothiry Ph. D.

Photoelectric properties of hybrid conjugated polymer based bilayer structures

Dr. Alagiri Swamy Ph. D.
Dr. Anshuman Jyothi Das Ph. D.

Light harvesting stratergies for large area, stable and efficient organic solar cells

2013
Dr. Anurag Prakash Sunda Post Doc 2014 - 2015
Dr. Anwesha Karmakar Post Doc. 2019 - 2020
Dr. Arun N Ph. D.
Dr. Ashar AZ Ph. D.

Surface engineering and lateral charge transport studies in organic and hybrid organic inorganic systems

2017
Dr. Chandan K Mishra PhD

Exploiting Shape Sensitive Interactions in Colloidal Suspensions− From Directed Self-assembly to the Structural Glass Transition (Best Thesis Award in Physical Sciences 2017)

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Currently Asst. Professor at IIT Gandhinagar

https://chandanmishra.people.iitgn.ac.in/index.html 

2017
Dr. Dhritiman Gupta Ph. D.

Studies of polymer based solar cells and performance limiting factors

2008
Dr. Dinesh Kabra Ph. D.

Studies of length scales in semiconducting polymers using scanning photocurrent contrast microscopy

2007
Dr. Hima K Nagamanasa PhD

Pinned, driven and confined colloidal supercooled liquids and glasses (Best PhD Thesis Award in Physical Sciences)

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Currently Asst. Professor at UMass Amherst USA

https://sites.google.com/view/kandula-lab/home

2016
Dr. M. Pandeeswar Ph.D.

Bioinspired Nanoarchitectonics of Arylenediimides for Optical, Electronic and Biological Applications

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Current Position: Assistant Professor at IIT BHU

2015
Dr. Monojit Bag Ph. D.

Transport dynamics and fluctuations in active bulk heterojunction polymer solar cells

2011
Dr. NV Manohar Rao Ph. D.

Polymer field effect transistor as a probe to study injection barrier and donor-acceptor interface

2010
Dr. Raaghesh A.V. Ph. D.

Electric field assisted growth and control of morphology of films for organic devices

2019
Dr. Ravichandran Shivanna Ph. D.

Charge generation and transport studies in fullerene-free bulk heterojunction polymer solar cells

2015
Dr. Sabyasachi Mukhopadhyay Ph. D.

Studies of a active layer morphology in bulk-heterojunction polymer based solar cells using optical and force micrsoscopy methods

2012
Dr. Saibal Jana Post Doc. 2016 - 2017
Dr. Satyaprasad P Senanayak Ph. D.

Dielectric and interface engineering strategies for polymer field effect transistors

2014
Dr. Soumya Dutta Ph. D.

Polymer field-effect transistors : electrical transport properties and studies of photoinduced charge generation and relaxation processes

2006
Dr. Sourav Palchowdhury Post Doc. 2017 - 2018
Dr. Swathi K Ph. D.

Device and dielectric engineering for low voltage polymer transistors

2018
Dr. Th. Birendra Singh Ph. D.

Novel Organics Polymer based Photodetector structures

2003
Dr. Vini Gautam Ph. D.

Optoelectronic polymer devices for biomimicking visual response and developing neuronal interfaces for artificial retina applications

2014
G. V. Pavan Kumar PhD

Utilization of surface enhanced Raman scattering in biomolecular detection and characterization

2008
Gangaiah Mettela Ph.D.

Micro and Nano Structures of Au and Ag: Unusual Morphologies, Crystal Structures and Properties

2015
Gargi Raina Ph.D.

Investigation of Molecular Clusters and Other Species Employing a Cluster Beam Apparatus

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Currently, Professor in Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

2003
Gopal K Pradhan PhD

Inelastic scattering investigations on novel materials

2010
Jithesh Kuyyalil PhD

Study of the role of superstructural phases and interfacial properties on the growth of InN films 

February 2012
K.D. Mallikarjuna Rao Ph.D.

Novel Electrodes and Active Materials for Optoelectronics and Memory Devices

Currently, Faculty in Indian Association for the Cultivation Of Science, Kolkata

2014
Karteek K Bejagam PhD

Computational investigations of supramolecular polymerization

2011-2016
Malleswararao Tangi PhD

Kinetically controlled growth of InN thin films by MBE and their structural, optical and electronic properties

September 2014
Manoj Kesaria PhD

Study of MBE growth and characterization of Gallium Nitride films and nanostructures 

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Full-time academic staff (Lecturer/Assistant Professor)at the School of Physics and Astronomy, Cardiff University, U.K.

April 2012
Marimuthu Krishnan PhD

Phase Behaviour of Linear Molecular Crystals in Bulk and on Graphite : A Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study

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Current Position: Assistant Professor at IIIT Hyderabad, India

(www.iiit.ac.in/people/faculty/mkrishnan/)

1999 - 2005
Moumita Saharay PhD

Computer Simulation Studies on Supercritical Carbon dioxide

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Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Systems and Computational Biology, School of Life Sciences, UoH, India

(http://sls.uohyd.ac.in/new/fac_details.php?fac_id=132)

2002 - 2007
Narendra Kurra Ph.D.

2D Nanocarbons: Functional Aspects and Device Fabrication

Currently, Assistant Professor in Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram

2013
Neena Susan John Ph.D.

Investigations of Metal and Metal-Organic Bilayer Nanostructures Employing Atomic Force Microscopy and Related Techniques

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Currently, Faculty in Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS), Bangalore

2007
Nikita Gupta Ph.D.

In-depth study and applications of 2D functional materials: Twisted multilayer graphene and Metal wire networks

2020
P. John Thomas Ph.D.

Mesoscopic Organization and Properties of Nanocrystals of Metals, Metal Oxides and Other Materials

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Currently Lecturer in Physical Chemistry (Nanoparticles & Nanocrystals)
School of Natural Sciences
BANGOR UNIVERSITY
 

2003
Partha Pratim Kundu PhD

Experimental and quantum calculation of molecular systems of biological and chemical importance by Raman, infrared and SERS

2014
R. Srinivasa Gopalan Ph.D.

Investigations of molecular crystals using experimental charge density

2001
Radha Boya Ph.D.

Synthesis and Direct Patterning of Functional Nanostructures on Flat and Flexible Substrates towards Device Fabrication

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Currently, Faculty in The University of Manchester, Oxford Road

Manchester M13 9PL

United Kingdom

2012
Rajdeep Singh Payal PhD

Atomistic Simulations of Room Temperature Ionic Liquids: Biomass Dissolution, Interfaces and Mixtures

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Current Position: Assistant Professor, VIT Bhopal

(https://sites.google.com/site/rajdeepspayal/)

2010 - 2015
Reji Thomas Ph.D.

Structural, Spectroscopic and Experimental Charge Density Investigations of Organic Molecular Crystals

Currently, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Farook College

2009
Ritu Gupta Ph.D.

Nanomaterials and Nanodevices of relevance to Water, Energy and Healthcare

Currently, Faculty in Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

2013
Sandeep Kumar Reddy PhD

Investigations of Carbonic Acid, Dimethyl Carbonate and the Adsorption of CO2 in Framework Solids

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Current Position: Assistant Professor Grade-I, Centre for Computational and Data Sciences, IIT Kharagpur, India

(http://www.beta.iitkgp.ac.in/department/CD/faculty/cd-skreddy)

2008 - 2013
Sanjay Kumar Nayak PhD

Experimental and first-principles theoretical investigations of the growth and properties of pristine and Magnesium doped GaN nanostructures   

March 2018
Satish Shetty PhD

Effect of surface nitridation on the growth of GaN films on c-sapphire, Si (111) and Si (100) surfaces

June 2014
Satyanarayana Bonakala PhD

Modelling gas adsorption in porous solids

2011 - 2016
Shantanu Aggarwal PhD

Tailored Plasmonic Nano Architectures for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and its Applications in Probing Biomolecular Interactions

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MS thesis:

Developing new nano-structures for SERS and its applications in small molecule binding in proteins and plasmonic enhancement in solar cell efficiency

2020
Soumya Saswati Sarangi PhD

Molecular Dynamics Simulation Studies on the Structure, Dynamics and Interfacial Properties of Room Temperature Ionic Liquids

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Current Position: Assistant Professor at VSSUT, Burla, India

(www.vssut.ac.in/faculty-profile.php)

2004 - 2011
Srinivasa G Raju PhD

Computer Simulation Studies of Intermolecular structure, Microheterogeneity and Dynamics in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids

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Current Position: Data Scientist at Software AG India

2006 - 2011
Sudip Das PhD

Molecular dynamics simulation studies of interfacial activation and thermostability of enzymes

2014 - 2020
T. Bhuvana Ph.D.

Investigations of metal organic precursors as direct write electron beam resists and their nanopatterning for functional devices

Currently, INSPIRE Faculty in Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

2009
T. Vijaykumar Ph.D.

Conducting AFM based Lithography for Patterning and Electrical Characterization of Nanomaterials

2008
Tarak Karmakar PhD

Computational Investigations on Decarboxylase and Phosphoribosyltransferase Enzymes

2011 - 2016
Usha Bhat PhD

Quantitative imaging and alternative proposals on image simulation and reconstruction in atomic resolution transmission electron microscopy

2015 (Aug)-2021
V.Rajaji PhD

High pressure investigations of structural, electronic, and topological quantum phase transitions in strong spin orbit coupling systems.

2019
Varun Thakur PhD

Morphological evolution and properties of epitaxial GaN nanowall network grown on c-sapphire 

June 2016
Ved Varun Agrawal Ph.D.

Investigations of ultrathin nanocrystalline metal films generated at the liquid-liquid interface

Currently, Principal Scientist in CSIR-National Physical Laboratory

2008
Venkata Srinu Bhadram PhD

Raman scattering and Synchrotron X-ray diffraction studies on rare-earth based functional oxides.

2014