Dr. Kuppusamy Thangaraju

Associate Professor

Department of Physics

National Institute of Technology, Warangal - 506004, Telangana, INDIA

: ktr@nitw.ac.in

: 8332969476

Interests: Optical and Electronic Properties of Organic Semiconductors; Physics of Organic Optoelectronic Devices; OLEDs; Phosphorescent OLEDs; OPVs; Organic thin Film Transistors (OTFTs); Transparent Conducting Oxides (TCOs) for Organic Device Applications.

 

SPECIALIZATION:

Optical and Electronic Properties of Organic Semiconductors; Physics of Organic semiconductor Devices; Fabrication of Highly Efficient Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs); Phosphorescent OLEDs; White OLEDs;

AREAS OF RESEARCH INTEREST;

Organic Semiconductor Devices for future Lighting and Displays; Optical and Electronic Properties of Organic Semiconductors; Physics of Organic Optoelectronic Devices; OLEDs; Phosphorescent OLEDs; OPVs; Organic Thin Film Transistors (OTFTs); Transparent Conducting Oxides (TCOs) for Organic Device Applications;

 

EDUCATION

Degree

Subject

University

Year

Ph. D.

Physics

Anna University, Chennai, India.

2008

M. Phil.

Physics

University of Madras, Chennai, India.

2003

M. Sc.

Physics

University of Madras, Chennai, India.

2001

B. Sc.

Physics

University of Madras, Chennai, India.

1999

 

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

 

 

 

Period

Position

University/Institute

Country

March 2018- Till date

Associate Professor

 Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology (NITW), Warangal, Telangana.

 India

Oct. 2013 - Mar. 2018

Assistant Professor

Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology (NITW),  Warangal, Telangana.

 India

Jan. 2012 - Oct. 2013

Assistant Professor

Department of Physics, Gandhigram Rural University, Dindigul, Tamilnadu.

 India

Oct. 2011 - Jan. 2012

Research Professor

School of Materials Science and Engineering; Gyeongsang National University, Jinju.

(Prof. Soon-Ki Kwon's Lab)

 South Korea

Jul.2009 - Sep. 2011

Senior Researcher

School of Materials Science and Engineering; Gyeongsang National University, Jinju.

(Prof. Soon-Ki Kwon's Lab)

 South Korea

Jan. 2009 - June 2009

Postdoctoral Research

Department of Chemistry; Sogang University, Seoul.

(Prof. Young Soo Kang's Lab)

 South Korea

Jul. 2008 - Dec. 2008

Project Scientist

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Kanpur), Kanpur.

 India



 

Course Taught Previously


COURSES TAUGHT PREVIOUSLY

B.Sc.(Physics); Properties of Matter; Applied Electronics; Heat and Thermodynamics;

B.Tech; Engineering Physics;

M. Sc.(Physics); Solid State Physics;

M. Sc (Tech) - Engineering Physics;

Network Analysis; Electronics Devices Circuits; Measurement Techniques and Error Analysis Lab;

 

COURSES CURRENTLY BEING TAUGHT

B.Tech; Engineering Physics;

M. Sc (Tech) - Engineering Physics;

Network Analysis; Electronics Devices Circuits; Measurement Techniques and Error Analysis Lab;

 

Publications

  

 

BOOK CHAPTER(S)  - INTERNATIONAL

Year

1

The efficient green emitting iridium(III) complexes and phosphorescent organic light emitting diode characteristics; Chapter-2; Kwon Soon-ki, Thangaraju Kuppusamy, Kim Seul-Ong, Youngjin Kang and Kim Yun-Hi; Organic Light Emitting Diode, Edited by Marco MazzeoISBN: 978-953-307-140-4, Sciyo publications (Croatia, Europe), August 2010.

Available; http://www.intechopen.com/books/show/title/organic-light-emitting-diode

2010

 

 PUBLICATIONS - INTERNATIONAL 
 1.

Optimization of Zn2SnO4 thin film by post oxidation of thermally evaporated alternate Sn and Zn metallic multi-layers; R. Ramarajan, M. Kovendhan, Duy-Thach Phan, K. Thangaraju, R. Ramesh Babu, Ki-Joon Jeon,D. Paul Joseph; Applied Surface Science 449 (2018) 68-79.

 2018
2.

Studies on improved hole injection into N,N-Bis(3-methylphenyl)-N,N-diphenylbenzidine hole transport layer in the device by thermal annealing of indium tin oxide anodeGnyaneshwar Dasi, K. Asokan, and K. ThangarajuApplied Physics A, Vol. 123 (3); 179. Impact Factor; 1.44

 2017

3.       

Synthesis and optical properties of ZnO incorporated Tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)-aluminum; M. Cuba, U. Rathinavalli, K. Thangaraju, G. Muralidharan; Journal of Luminescence, Vol. 153, pp. 188-193, September 2014. Impact Factor; 2.144.

2014

4.       

Bis(1-phenyl-1H-benzo[d]imidazole)phenylphosphine oxide interlayer for effective hole blocking in efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes based on widely used charge transporting layers;  Ye Rim Cheon, Hui-Jun Yun, Kuppusamy Thangaraju*, Yun-Hi Kim*; Synthetic Metals, Vol. 190, pp. 39-43, March 2014; Impact Factor; 2.109.

 2014

5.       

Study on photoluminescence from tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline )aluminum thin films and influence of light; K. Thangaraju*, J. Kumar, P. Amaladass, A.K. Mohanakrishnan and V. Narayanan; Applied Physics Letters; Vol. 89, No. 8, p. 082106, August, 2006. Impact Factor; 3.844.

 2006

6.       

A new electron transporting material for effective hole-blocking and improved charge balance in highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes; Seung-Jin Yoo, Hui-Jun Yun, Il Kang, Kuppusamy Thangaraju*, Soon-Ki Kwon*, and Yun-Hi Kim*; Journal of Materials Chemistry C; Vol. 1, p. 2217, January, 2013. Impact factor; 6.101.

 2013

7.       

A new N-fluorenyl carbazole host material: Synthesis, physical properties and applications for highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes;  K. Thangaraju1, Min-Gi Shin1, Seul-ong Kim, Jong-Won Park, Yun-Hi Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon; Organic Electronics;  Vol.12, No.5, pp.785-793, May 2011. ISSN: 1566-1199. Impact Factor; 3.836.   

 2011

8.       

Synthesis and characterization of solution-processable highly branched iridium(III) complex cored dendrimer based on tetraphenylsilane dendron for host-free green phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes; Seul-Ong Kim, Qinghua Zhao, K. Thangaraju, Jang Joo Kim, Yun-Hi Kim and Soon-Ki Kwon;  Dyes and Pigments; Vol. 90, No. 2, pp. 139-145, August 2011. Impact Factor; 3.532

 2011

9.       

Synthesis and characterization of a new iridium(III) complex with bulky trimethylsilylxylene and applications for efficient yellow-green emitting phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes; Ki Ho So, Ran Kim, Hyuntae Park, Il Kang, K. Thangaraju, Young Seo Park, Jang Joo Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon, Yun-Hi Kim; Dyes and Pigments; Vol. 92, No. 1, pp. 603-609 (2011), January 2012. Impact Factor; 3.532.

 2012

10.       

A new bulky trymethylsilylxylene substituted Iridium(III) complex with picolinic acid as ancillary ligand: Synthesis, characterization and applications for efficient yellow-green emitting phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes; K. Thangaraju1, Moon Chan Hwang1, Ki Ho So, Sung-Chul Shim, Soon-Ki Kwon, Yun-Hi Kim; Synthetic Metals;  Vol. 162, No. 3-4, pp. 391-397, March 2012. Impact Factor;  2.109.

  2012

11.   

4,4',4''-Tris(N-carbazolyl)-triphenylamine interlayer in highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes based on tris[4-methyl-2-2(4'-trimethylsilylphenyl)pyridine]iridium complex; K. Thangaraju, Jonghee Lee, Jeong-Ik Lee, Hye Yong Chu, Seul-Ong Kim, Min-Gi Shin, Yun-Hi Kim and Kwon Soon-Ki; Thin Solid Films; Vol. 519, No. 18, pp. 6073-6076, 1 July 2011.  Impact Factor; 1.604.      

 2011

12.   

Highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes based on iridium(III) complex with bulky substituent spacers; Seul Ong Kim, K. Thangaraju, Sungouk Jung, Min-Gi Shin, Jonghee Lee, Jeong-Ik Lee, Hye Yong Chu, Yun-Hi Kim and Soon-Ki Kwon; Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology; Vol. 12, No. 5, p. 4375, May 2012. Impact Factor; 1.563.

 2012

13.   

Studies on influence of light on fluorescence of Tris-(8-hyroxyquinoline)-aluminum thin films;  K. Thangaraju, P. Amaladass, K. Shanmuga Bharathi, A.K. Mohanakrishnan,  V. Narayanan and J. Kumar; Applied Surface Science; Vol. 255, No. 11, pp. 5760-5763, March, 2009. Impact Factor; 2.103.

 2009

14.   

Effect of swift heavy ion irradiation on photoluminescence of Tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum thin films;  K. Thangaraju, R.Kumaran, K. Asokan, D. Kanjilal, P. Ramamoorthy and J. Kumar; Surface and Coatings Technology; Vol. 203, No.17-18, pp.2679-2681, June 2009. Impact Factor; 1.941.

 2009

15.   

Studies on fluorescence of Tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum and effect of light exposure;  K. Thangaraju, P. Amaladass, A.K. Mohanakrishnan, V. Narayanan and J. Kumar;  Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, Vol. 49, No. 12, p. 1289, August 2010. Impact Factor; 1.48.      

 2010

16.   

Photoluminescence of Tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum thin films and Influence of Swift Heavy Ion Irradiation; K. Thangaraju, R. Kumaran, K. Asokan, P. Ramamoorthy, D. Kanjilal and J. Kumar; Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering; Vol. 47, No. 5, pp. 479-482, May, 2008. Impact Factor; 1.48.    

 2008

17.   

Growth and characterization of gallium nitride nanowire; Vipul Srivastava, V. Sureshkumar, P. Puviarasu, K. Thangaraju, R. Thangavel and J. Kumar;  Journal of Crystal Growth;  Vol. 275, No. 1-2, pp. e2367-e2369, February, 2005.  Impact Factor; 1.552

 2005

18.   

Effect of swift heavy ions of silver and oxygen on GaN; V. Suresh Kumar, P. Puviarasu, K. Thangaraju, R. Thangavel, V. Baranwal, F. Singh, T. Mohanty, D. Kanjilal, K. Asokan and J. Kumar; Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research- B (NIMB); Vol. 244, No. 1, pp. 145-148, March, 2006. Impact Factor: 1.266.  

 2006

19.   

Study on photoluminescence from tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)indium thin films and influence of light; K. Thangaraju, R. Kumaran, P. Ramamoorthy, V. Narayanan and J. Kumar; Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics; Vol. 123, No.15, pp.1393-1396, August 2012. Impact Factor; 0.524

 2012

20.   

Swift heavy ion irradiation-induced modifications of tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum thin films; K. Thangaraju, R. Kumaran, T. Mohanty, K. Asokan, P. Ramamurthy, D. Kanjilal and J. Kumar; Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids, Vol. 161, No. 12, pp. 695-700, 2006. Impact Factor: 0.66.    

 2006

 

INTERNATIONAL PROCEEDINGS

 

 21 Improved electron injection in spin coated Alq3 incorporated ZnO thin film in the device for solution processed OLEDs; Gnyaneshwar Dasi, R. Ramarajan, and Kuppusamy Thangaraju; American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference proceedings - 62th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2017 held at BARC, Mumbai, India, during December 26-30, 2017, Vol.1942, pp. 060015-1-4 (2018). 2018
 22

Electrical transport properties of spray deposited transparent conducting ortho- Zn2SnO4 thin films; R. Ramarajan, K. Thangaraju, R. Ramesh Babu, and D. Paul Joseph; American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference proceedings - 62th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2017 held at BARC, Mumbai, India, during December 26-30, 2017, Vol.1942, pp. 110042-1-4 (2018).

 2018

23.

Improved Electroluminescence in Organic light emitting diodes by Thermal annealing of Indium Tin Oxide anode; Gnyaneshwar Dasi, R. Ramarajan, R. Thangappan, R. Jayavel and K. Thangaraju; American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference proceedings - 61th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2016 held at KIIT University, Bhuvaneswar, Odisha, India, during December 26-30, 2016, Vol.1832, pp. 060017 - 060019.

 2016

24.

Highly Efficient Green Phosphorescent Organic Light Emitting Diodes with Improved Efficiency Roll-Off; K. Thangaraju, Jonghee lee, Jeong-Ik lee, Hye Yong Chu, Yun-Hi Kim and Soon-Ki Kwon; American Institute of Physics (AIP) Conference proceedings - 59th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2014 held at VIT University, Vellore, Tamilnadu, India, during December 16-20, 2014, Vol. 1665, pp. 600191-600192.

 2014

25.

(4,4-N,N-dicarbazole)biphenyl (CBP) as efficient host in cost-effective green phosphorescent OLED; K. Thangaraju, G. Muralidharan, K. Jayakumar, Yun-Hi Kim, and Soon-Ki Kwon;  AIP Conference proceedings - Solid State Physics: Proceedings of the  58th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2013; During December 17-21, 2013 held at Thapar University, Punjab, India), Vol. 1591, pp. 674-676. DOI: 10.1063/1.4872715, ISBN: 978-0-7354-1225-5; ISSN: 0094-243X (Print), 1551-7616 (Online).

  2013

26.

Tris-8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum thin film as ETL in efficient phosphorescent OLEDs; K. Thangaraju, Yun-Hi Kim, and Soon-Ki Kwon; AIP Conference proceedings - Solid State Physics: Proceedings of the 57th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium 2012 (During Dec 3-7, 2012 held at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, Mumbai, India, Vol. 1512, pp. 478-479. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4791119; ISBN: 978-0-7354-1133-3, ISSN: 0094-243X (Print), 1551-7616 (Online).

 2012

27.

Electroluminescence degradation study of tris-8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum based organic light emitting diode and influence of light;  K. Thangaraju, M.P. Patankar, K.L. Narasimhan and J. Kumar;  IEEE Conference proceedings - International workshop on Physics of Semiconductor Devices IWPSD 2007;  DOI: 10.1109/IWPSD.2007.4472581, pp. 573-576, 16-20 Dec, 2007; ISBN: 978-1-4244-1728-5.

 2007

  

 

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

 

 

1

A tri-layered highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes using diphenylbis(3-(pyridine-3-yl)phenyl)silane as electron transport layer; Kwang Hun Park, Yun-Hi Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon  and K. Thangaraju; 28th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Devices (28th IC ME-D 2017); May 18-19, 2017; Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea.

South Korea

2017

2

Green Phosphorescent OLEDs Using Iridium(III) Complexs with Trimethylsilylxylene Group; So-Hee Kang, Chul Young Kim, K. Thangaraju, Soon-Ki Kwon, and Yun-Hi Kim;  11th International Meeting on Information Displays (IMID 2011); October 11-15, , 2011, Seoul, South Korea.

South Korea

2011

 

3

Synthesis of a new poly(naphthodithiophene) derivative and organic thin film transistor  characteristics; Jae-Wan Jang, Jong-Won Park, Min-Gi Shin, Hye-Jin Koh, Seul-Ong Kim, K. Thangaraju, Yun-Hi Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon;  2010 International chemical congress of Pacific Basin Societies, (PACIFICHEM2010),  December 15-20, 2010; Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Hawaii (USA)

2010

 

4

Synthesis of new perylene derivative containing bithiophene  functionalized with alkyl groups and solution processed OTFT characteristics; Wanxiang Lu, Jong-Won Park, Seul-Ong Kim, Jae-Wan Jang, Hye-Jin Koh, Min-Gi Shin, Thangaraju Kuppusamy, Yun-Hi Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon;2010 International chemical congress of Pacific Basin Societies, (PACIFICHEM2010); December 15-20, 2010; Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.

Hawaii (USA)

2010

 

5

Effect of Symmetric and asymmetric structures of quarterthiophene with cyclohexylated alkyl group on solution processed OTFT characteristics;  Moon-Chan Hwang, Seul-Ong Kim, Dong-Hee Lee, SoMin Park, Jun Chen, Thangaraju Kuppusamy, Il Kang, Yun-Hi Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon; 2010 International chemical congress of Pacific Basin Societies, (PACIFICHEM2010); December 15-20, 2010; Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Hawaii (USA)

2010

 

6

Synthesis and characterization of new oligomer containing alkyl-naphthalene fororganic thin film transistors (09-MATL-1597, Page-232; Poster presentation); So-Min Park, Sang Hun Jang, Seul-Ong Kim, Dong-Hee Lee, Thangaraju Kuppusamy, Il Kang, Yun-Hi Kim, Soon-Ki Kwon; 2010 International chemical congress of Pacific Basin Societies, (PACIFICHEM2010); December 15-20, 2010; Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Hawaii (USA)

2010

 

7

Synthesis and characterization of solution-processable highly branched iridium cored dendrimer with tetraphenylsilane for host-free PHOLEDs; Seul-Ong Kim, Qing Hua Zhao, K. Thangaraju, Hyun Hee Kang, Yun-Ki Kim, Soon Ki Kwon; The 21st International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Devices (21st IC ME&D); May 19-20, 2010; Suncheon National University, Suncheon, South Korea.

South Korea

2010

8

Highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes based on iridium(III) complex with bulky substituent spacers; K. Thangaraju, Seul Ong Kim, Sungouk Jung, Min Gi Shin, Jonghee Lee, Jeong-Ik Lee, Hye Yong Chu, Yun Ki Kim and Soon-Ki Kwon; The 21st International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Devices (21st IC ME&D); May 19-20, 2010; Suncheon National University, Suncheon, South Korea.

South Korea

2010

9

Luminescence Studies of Tris-(8-Hydro-xyquinoline)-Aluminum Thin Films and OLEDs; Thangaraju. K, Narasimhan. K.L, and Kumar. J; 50th Electronic Materials Conference 2008; June 25-27, 2008; University of California, Santa Barabara, USA.

USA

2008 

10

Electroluminescenc degradation of tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)-aluminum based organic light emitting diodes and influence of lightK. Thangaraju, Patanker M.P, Narasimhan K.L. and Kumar J; International Workshop on Physics of Semiconductor Devices 2007 (IWPSD 2007); December 16-20, 2007; Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India

India

2007 

11

Effect of photo-irradiation on fluorescence of tris-(8-hydroxy-quinoline)aluminum and formation of luminescent quencher; K. Thangaraju, P. Amaladass,K. Shanmugabharathi, A.K. Mohanakrishnan, V. Narayanan and J. Kumar; 15th International Conference on Surface Modification of Materials by Ion Beams (SMMIB-15); September 30-October 6, 2007; University of Mumbai, India.

India

2007

 

12

Effect of swift heavy ion irradiation on tris-(8-hydroxyquinolone)-aluminum thin films; K. Thangaraju K, Asokan K, Kanjilal D and Kumar J; 9th Asian Symposium on Information Display; October 8-12, 2006; Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, India

India

2006

 

 

NATIONAL

 


13

Improved Electroluminescence in Organic light emitting diodes by Thermal annealing of Indium Tin Oxide anode; Gnyaneshwar Dasi, R. Ramarajan, R. Thangappan, R. Jayavel and K. Thangaraju; 61th DAE - Solid State Physics Symposium (DAE-SSPS 2016); December 26-30, 2016 & KIIT University, Bhuvaneswar, Odisha, India

India

2016

14

Highly Efficient Green Phosphorescent Organic Light Emitting Diodes with Improved Efficiency Roll-Off; K. Thangaraju, Jonghee lee, Jeong-Ik lee, Hye Yong Chu, Yun-Hi Kim and Soon-Ki Kwon; 59th DAE - Solid State Physics Symposium (DAE-SSPS 2014);December 16-20, 2014 & VIT University, Vellore, TN, Tamilnadu, India

India

2014

15

Tris-8-hydroxyquinoline)aluminum thin film as ETL in efficient phosphorescent green emitting OLEDs, K. Thangaraju, Yun-Hi Kim, and Soon-Ki Kwon; 57th DAE - Solid State Physics Symposium (DAE-SSPS 2012); December 3-7, 2012; Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Bombay), Mumbai, India

India

2012

16

Optical and Morphological studies on Tris-(8-dyroxyquinoline)-aluminum (Alq3) thin films; S.M. Sathya, M. Cuba, K. Thangaraju, and  G. Muralidharan; National Conference on Hierarchically Structured Materials (NCHSM 2013); January 24-25, 2013 & SRM University, Ramapuram, Chennai -89, TN, India

India

2013

17

Studies on optical properties of dopped Tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline)-aluminum for Organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs); S.M. Sathya, M. Cuba, K. Thangaraju, and G. Muralidharan; National Conference on Nanomaterials (NCN 2012); December 3-4, 2012, Karunya University, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India

India

2012

18

On the realizations of ITO/TPD/AlQ3/Al device structure for organic light emitting diode (OLED); K. Thangaraju and J. Kumar; Xth National Conference on Crystal Growth; January 27-31, 2005, Kongu Engineering College, Erode, India

India

2005

19

Optical Constants and Photoluminescence Studies on Tris(8-hydroxy-quinoline) aluminum Thin Films; V. M. Sureshkannan ,R. Jothilakshmi , K. Thangaraju, J. Kumar, V. Ramakrishnan; The seventh DAE-BRNS National Laser Symposium; December 17-20, 2007; M.S. University of Baroda, Vadodara, India

India

2007

20

Highly efficient phosphorescent organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs) (Technical Talk); K. Thangaraju; National Conference on Luminescence and its applications (NCLA 2013); Jan 8-10, 2013; PES Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India

India

2013

 

SHORT-COURSES/SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS ATTENDED

 

 

21

GIAN Course on Designing and Developing Flipped Classroom, e-Learning Instruction for Engineering and Science Education (Course code: 151036G01); National Institute of Technology (NITW),  Warangal, India; May 9-18, 2016

National

2016

22

National Coference on Frontiers in Chemical Sciences and Technologies (FCST 2016); National Institute of Technology (NITW),  Warangal, India; Jan 28-29, 2016,

National

2016

23

The workshop on Fuel Cells and Flow batteries for Sustainable Energy Systems; Department of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Technology (NITW),  Warangal, India;  July 11-12, 2014

National

2014

24

Induction Training Programme on Teaching Methodologies for Effective Learning; National Institute of Technology (NITW),  Warangal, India; February 5-9, 2014

National

2014

25

The National  Workshop on Innovations in Electrochemical Science and Technology; Department of Chemistry, National Institute of Technology (NITW),  Warangal,  India, December 10-14, 2013

National

2013

26

DST-SERC Organic Electronics Summer school 2008; Samtel Center for Display Technology (SCDT), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kanpur), Kanpur, India; July 12-18, 2008.

National

2008

27

Seminar on Energy Materials and Systems; Crystal Growth Centre and Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Anna University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India; Jan 10-11, 2008

National

2008

28

TEQIP-ACT sponsored Awareness Program on Nanoscience and Technology; Centre for Nanoscience and Technology and Crystal Growth Centre, Anna University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India; Sep 19-20, 2007

National

2007

29

School on X-Ray techniques in Materials Science;  Inter-University Accelerator Centre (IUAC), New Delhi, India; June 12-16, 2006

National

2006

30

A QIP short course on organic electronics and flat panel displays 2006; Samtel center for display technology (SCDT), Indian Institute of Technology (IIT Kanpur), Kanpur, India;  July 17-21, 2006

National

2006

31

4th One Day State Level P.G. Students Technical Seminar in Physical Sciences; Postgraduate and Research Department of Physics, Pachaiyappas College, Chennai 600 030, Tamilnadu, India; March 10th 2001

National

2001

32

Awareness Programme on Applications of Radioisotopes and Radiation Technology for Societal Development (ARRTS 2004); Anna University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India; July 13-14, 2004

National

2004

33

Indo-Japan Workshop on Crystal Growth and Applications of Advanced Materials for Optoelectronics; Crystal Growth Centre, Anna University, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India; Dec 7-10, 2004

National

2004

 

PHDs Supervised

  

SNo

Name of the Scholar

Year

Completion

Area of Research / Thesis Title

1

Mr. Gnyaneshwar Dasi

June 2014 -

On-going

 Organic Light emitting diodes ; Fabrication and characterization

2

Mr. R. Ramarajan

Jan 2015  -

On-going

 Transparent Conducting Oxides for organic electronic device applications

Workshops/Conferences

 

 

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES ORGANISED

YEAR

1

A One-week Workshop on Teaching and Learning of Fabrication of Thin Films and Optoelectronic devices through Hands-on experience; during 3-8, July 2018 at Department of Physics and Teaching and Learning Center (TLC), NIT Warangal.

 

2018

 

Projects

 

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS

 

 

Title of the Project

Amount

(Rs)

Funding Agency

Year

Completion

1

Optical and lifetime studies of highly stable 1,2-diaroyl/heteroaroyl benzenes and organic light emitting diode (OLED) characteristics

23,34,000/-

DST, SERB, Govt of India.

2014

(3 Yrs)

Completed

 

Awards and Honors

 

 

AWARDS AND HONOURS

YEAR

1

Senior Research Fellowship (SRF); awarded on April 2007 by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR); Government of India, New Delhi, INDIA.

 2007

2

SERB Fastrack scheme for Young Scientists; Department of Science and Technology (DST);  Government of India, New Delhi, India.

2013

 

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL BODIES

 

1

Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT)

Lifemember

2

Indian Laser Association (ILA)

Lifemember

3

Luminescence Society of India

Lifemember

4

Indian Physics Association

Lifemember

5

Optical Society of India (OSI)

Life Fellow Member

6

Materials Research Society of India (MRSI)

Lifemember

7

Ion Beam Society of India (IBSI)

Lifemember

8

Semiconductor Society of India (SSI)

Lifemember

 

Additional Responsibility

  1.  PhD Self Study Course Allotment In-charge.
  2.  Active Member in CAM.
  3.  MSc (Tech) - I sem Registration in-charge in July 2016. 
  4.  Deputed 3 times for Election duty (Central and State) in 2014