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Name MOHD. AKRAM KHANDesignation Senior Principal ScientistMain Area of Specialization Environmental EngineeringSub area of SpecializationIndustrial waste minimization and utilizationMaterials Development   for civil Engineering Appl.Utilization of natural fibers fordevelopment of new engineering materialsEducational AttainmentsQualification Title Specialization Year Division University Additional InformationM. Tech. Environmental Engineering & Planning 1996 Hons. (83%) Barkatullah University, BhopalFellowships/Memberships of Professional SocietiesName of Society YearThe Institution of Engineers (India), Environmental Engineering Division MemberIndian Association for Environmental Management Life MemberMaterials Research Society of India Life MemberIndian Institute of Mineral Engineers Life MemberIndian Society for Non-Destructive Testing Associate MemberAWARDS / RECOGNITIONSNo. Details of Award / Recognition1 CSIR Foundation Day Award on 26 Sept. 2002 for ‘Best Initiated Project 2001-02’ for the project  “Rapid EIA and Risk Assessment for hydrocarbon terminals at Chennai, Hazira,  Haldia, Rewari and Bhopal, sponsored by Reliance Industries Ltd., Mumbai”2 CSIR foundation Day Award on 26 Sept. 03 for ‘Best ECF Salary Ratio’ for the Year 2002-2003.3 CSIR Foundation Day Award on 26 Sept. 04 for’ Maximum No. of   Internal Reports’ in 2003-04.4 CSIR Foundation Day Award on 26 Sept. 2005 for’ Maximum Number of Internal Reports’ for    the   year2005-065 CSIR Foundation Day Award on 26 Sept 2008 for’ Maximum Number of Internal Reports’ for the Year 2007-08.6 CSIR foundation day award on 26 Sept 2008  for the Best Paper in Rajbhasha (Hindi) for the Year 2007-08.

Dr. Mohd. Akram Khan

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Er. R. S. Ahirwar

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Dr. A. K. Singh

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Name Dr. Asokan Pappu (click here to download detailed CV)Designation Chief ScientistMain Area of Specialization Civil EngineeringSub area of SpecializationDeveloping alternative building materials such as bricks, block, concrete, ceramics for application in tiles, panel, roofing, portions and architectural cladding Fly ash utilization in building materials, land reclamation and agriculture Development of composites materials Development of natural fibre-particulates-polymer composites (light weight, high strength and biodegradable composites) as substitute  for timber and other related commercial products Recycling glass reinforced plastic waste in concrete and cement composites Solid wastes recycling in alternative building materials (bricks, block, concrete, ceramics and composite materials for application in tiles, panel, roofing, portions and architectural cladding)Educational AttainmentsQualification Title Specialization Year Division University Additional InformationPh. D Environmental science & Engineering. 2007 CPI   8.22 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, IndiaM. Tech Public Health Engg. Environmental Engg & Planning 2000 Ist Division Maulana Azad National Institute of  Technology, Bhopal, IndiaB.E Civil Engineering 1989 Ist Division Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, IndiaFellowships/Memberships of Professional Societies Postdoctoral Fellowship, Loughborough University, the United Kingdom,  2007-2008 Sir CV Raman Research Fellow:2010-2011(National Fellowship, CSIR, New Delhi, India), Visiting Academic, the University of Waikato, New Zealand Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship-Washington State University, USA, 2014-2015Name of Fellowship/Society YearAmerican Society of Civil Engineers India Section MemberIndian Environmental Association MemberMaterials Research Society of India MemberThe Institution of Engineers, India MemberCoal Ash Institute of India MemberIndian Association for Environmental Management MemberAWARDS / RECOGNITIONSS. No. Details of Award / Recognition1 National Award (Institutional Award). Ministry of Power, MOEF and TIFAC, DST, Government of India. For R&D work done in the area of fly ash utilization in the country in the area of building materials, agriculture and value added products, 2005.2 Young Scientist Award. Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology, Gov’t of Madhya Pradesh, India. Paper entitled “Improvement of the fertility of wasteland by the application of coal ash”. 1998.3 The best poster presentation award. Indian Environmental Association (IEA), Mumbai. Non hazardous building materials from hazardous waste. Seventh Annual Conference   “Advanced in Environmental Management and Technology”. 2005.4 Six internal awards from Advanced Materials and Process Research Institute (AMPRI), Formerly Regional Research Laboratory, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) India for  (i) The Best initiated project of Societal / Rural Impact, (ii) Highest External Cash Flow received from external sponsor (MOEF and BMTPC, Government of India), (iii) Best Completed Project entitled Setting-up of Technology Enabling Centre for manufacturing of Wood substitute products from industrial wastes.5 The best poster presentation award. Reclamation of water sheds with bulk utilization of fly ash for sustainable agriculture. Conferred by Indian Society of Soil Survey and land Use Planning, Nagpur. 20086 The best poster presentation Award. Investigation of Fibre treatment on Fibre / matrix adhesion and physico-mechanical properties of sisal reinforced polyester composites. Conferred by  Materials Research Society of India. 20117 Best Paper Award. Synthesis of biodegradable polymer polylactide (PLA) by ring opening polymerization using Tin catalyst. Conferred by National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research, Bhopal. 20128 The best paper Award: The best citation and the most cited paper between 2005 and 2008: Asokan, P., Saxena, M., Asolekar, SR., Solid Wastes generation in India and their recycling potential in building materials. Elsevier’s Jr. Building and Environment9 The best citation: Asokan, P., Saxena, M., Asolekar, SR., Coal Combustion Residues- Environmental Implications and Recycling Potentials.  This Paper  has  been  selected  by  a  Virtual  Journal  of  Elsevier  Science  Press  out of wide range of Elsevier journals on  the  basis  of  its  potential  to  highlight  interesting  and  important  developments  in the  area  of  environmental  sustainability. Virtual Journal of Environmental Sustainability, 3(3):2005.

Dr. P. Asokan

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Name Dr. Dehi Pada MondalSex MaleDesignation Scientist GrIV(4)Main Area of Specialization Metallurgy and Materials EngineeringSub area of Specialization Alloy development, Heat treatment of Aluminum alloys and steel, Materials Characterisation, Deformation behaviour, Squeeze casting and squeeze infiltration, Aluminum metal matrix composites, Metal foam, Wear of materials,Educational AttainmentsQualification Title Specialization Year Division University Additional InformationB.E Metallurgical Engineering 1987 Ist Bengal Engineering College (Calcutta University) Spl:Alloy steel and Welding TechnologyM.Tech -do- 1989 Ist IIT, Kharagpur Physical and Mechanical MetallurgyPhD -do- 1996 - IIT, Kharagpur Deformation behaviour of multi phase alloysFellowships/Memberships of Professional SocietiesName of Society YearLife Member: Indian Institute of Metals, MRSI, Institute of Mineral Engineering, Institutions of Engineers (India), Magnitics Society of India, Coal Institutes, Tribology Society of India 1999AWARDS / RECOGNITIONSS. No. Details of Award / Recognition1. Binani Gold Medal, 2008, by IIM, Kolkata2. INSA fellowship, 1997=1998, National University of Technology, Pusan, South Korea.3. Visiting Scientist, IFAM, Bremen, 20-28th Aug, 20024. Hon. Secretary, IE(I), MPSC, Bhopal5. National Scholarship, upto BE6. SRF, IIT Kharagpur, 1989-19928. Thesis supervised: PhD:1 (3 are in progress). Mtech: 15, B.Tech: 4

Dr. D. P. Mondal

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Name Dr. R. K. MorchhaleDesignation Chief ScientistMain Area of Specialization Civil EngineeringSub area of SpecializationBuilding Materials Characterization Development of building materials Health Monitoring of Civil Structure  Design & ConstructionEducational AttainmentsQualification Title Specialization Year Division University Additional InformationPhD. Civil Engineering 2008 -- RGTU BhopalM. Tech Foundation Engg 1987 First Bhopal /MACT Bhopal M.P.B. E. Civil Engineering 1985 First SATI Vidisha (M.P.)Fellowships/Memberships of Professional SocietiesName of Fellowship/Society MembershipMaterials Research Society of India, Hyderabad Life MemberCoal Ash Institute of india Life MemberInstitution of Engineers (IEI), India Life MemberAWARDS / RECOGNITIONSS. No. Details of Award / Recognition

Dr. R.K Morchhale

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Name Dr. Jai Prakash Shukla   Sex MaleDesignation Senior Pprincipal ScientistMain Area of Specialization Water Resources ManagementSub area of Specialization Watershed Management, Hydrologic Modelling, Ground Water Contamination, S&T for Rural Development Lake / Reservoir Management, Environmental Impact Assessment for water resources, Remote Sensing, GIS and GPS ApplicationsEducational AttainmentsQualification Title Specialization Year Division University Additional InformationCertificate in Computing Computing 2001 Awarded Indira Gandhi Open University, New Delhi DistinctionPost Graduate Diploma Remote Sensing Applications to Geology, Geomorphology, and Hydrology 1998 Awarded Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, DehradunPh.D. (Geology) Water Resources Management using Remote Sensing & GIS 1997 Awarded Barkatullah University, BhopalCertificate course FORTRAN language Programming 1989 Awarded Maulana Azad College of Technology, Bhopal DistinctionM. Sc. Tech. Mineral Exploration (Applied Geology) 1986 First Division Vikram University, Ujjain U.G.C. Scholarship 6thin merit of the UniversityM.Sc. Geology with special paper in Hydrogeology and Engineering Geology 1985 First Division A.P.S. University, Rewa Second in Merit list of UniversityFellowship / Membership of Professional SocietiesName of Society YearIndian Society of Remote Sensing, Dehradun Life memberIndian Society of Geomatics, Ahmedabad Life memberMaterials Research Society of India Life memberIndian Science Congress Association, Calcutta Life memberAustralian GPS Society Life memberAWARDS / RECOGNITIONSS. No. Details of Award / Recognition1 Award for Best Rural Technology Project for “Rapid Assessment of Drinking Water Quality in the State of Madhya Pradesh” for the year 2006-2007, Awarded by AMPRI, Bhopal, 20072 Expert, Screening committee for research papers of Young Scientists Congress, 2010 organized by MPCST, Bhopal3 Chairman, Technical Session on Water Management, 2nd Bhartiya Vigyan Sammelan, Indore, M.P.4 Member, Technical committee, 2nd Bhartiya Vigyan Sammelan, Indore, M.P.5 Member, Laboratory Upgradation Committee of M.P. Lake Conservation Authority, Bhopal, M.P.6 Member, Organizing committee, Indian Science Congress Association, Bhopal chapter for 2009-20127 Member, Board of Studies for the course of M. Sc. Remote Sensing and GIS, M. Sc. Geoinformatics, Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakut Gramodaya Vishwavidyalaya, Chitrakut, Satna, M.P.8 Convener, National workshop on “ New Technologies for Rural Development having Potential of Commercialisation”, Organized by IE(I), MPSC, Bhopal and ISRS, Bhopal Chapter9 Resource Scientist, “Vaigyanik and Bachche Amne-Samne” in National children Science Congress, 200810 Member in Organising committee, Workshop and Demonstration cum Technology transfer for rural development in the north Eastern States, organized by AMPRI, Bhopal11 Chairman, Indian Society of Remote Sensing, Bhopal Chapter12 Member, Expert Group for Proposals of Research and Development, MPCST, Bhopal13 Expert, Review Committee for the Project “ Geohydro-Environmental investigation for Exploring the Possibilities of Old researvoir and Associated Channels of Om Valley, Betwa Basin, M.P. Executed by WALMI, Bhopal14 Member in Organising committee, Workshop on Sisal fibre Technologies for Sustainable Rural Employment Generation” organized by AMPRI, Bhopal15 i) Joint Organising Secretary,ii) Co-Chairman in Tech. Session & iii) Convener,(Technical Committee): National Conference on Geomatics for planet earth (Geomatics’2008) organized by Indian Society of Geomatics, Ahmedabad, at Nur- Us- Sabah, Bhopal, M. P.16 Member, Project Advisory Committee for activities under Technology Management Centre, Phase-II, M.P. Council of Science and Technology, Bhopal,17 Member, Advisory Committee on Science Communication Archives, Madhav Rao Sapre Samachar Patra Sangrahalaya Evam Sodh Sansthan, Bhopal18 Resource Person, Refresher Course in Environmental Sciences for college teachers sponsored by UGC, New Delhi organized by APS University, Rewa19 Member in Task Force committee, APS University, Rewa20. Member, Advisory committee of Environmental Pollution Coordination Organization, Bhopal for reviewing the work done by the scientists of EPCO and DMI, July 2001

Dr. J. P. Shukla

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Dr. Manish Mudgal

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Dr. Deepti Mishra

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Dr. S. Murali

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Dr. Sanjeev Saxena

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Dr. Sanjay K Panthi

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Dr. Meraj Ahmed

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Dr. Gaurav Kumar Gupta

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Dr. H N Bhargaw

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Dr. Mohit Sharma

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Dr. J P Chourasia

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Dr. Satanand Mishra

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Mr. Abhishek Pandey

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Dr. R K Bharilya

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Dr. Alka Mishra

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Dr. N. Sathish

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Mr. Sriram Sathaiah Senior Scientist & Assistant Professor, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal - 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: sriram@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:M.Tech in Materials Engineering from University of Hyderabad, Telangana, India. B.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad. Telangana, India..Research area:Open-cell Aluminum, Copper, Nickel and Stainless-steel foams through space-holder and template route. Al and Mg matrix composite materials through powder metallurgy and liquid metallurgy. Corrosion and wear resistance studies of alloys and composites.Selected Publications:Sriram Sathaiah, Ruchi Dubey, Ashutosh Pandey, Nikhil R. Gorhe, Tilak C. Joshi, Venkat A.N. Ch., Dilip Muchhala and D.P. Mondal, Effect of spherical and cubical space holders on the microstructural characteristics and its consequences on mechanical and thermal properties of open-cell Aluminum foam, Materials Chemistry and Physics 273(9):125115. Dilip Muchhal, B.N. Yadav, Ashutosh Pandey, Venkat C, Md.Shafeeq, Gaurav Gupta, Sriram Sathaiah, D.P. Mondal, Influences of relative density and strain rate on the mechanical properties of Al-cenosphere-SWNTs hybrid foams, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Volume 198, 15 2021, 106388. N. Yadav, Dilip Muchhala, S. Sriram, D.P. Mondal, Study on activation energy and strain rate sensitivity of closed-cell aluminium hybrid composite foams, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 832, 15 August 2020, 154860. Amit Abhash, Pradeep S, Rajeev K, Shailey Pandey, Sriram Sathaiah, D.P. Mondal, Effect of Al addition and space holder content on microstructure and mechanical properties of Ti2Co alloys foams for bone scaffold application, Materials Science & Engineering C, Volume 109, April 2020, 110600. Ashutosh Pandey, Dilip M, Rajeev K, Sriram S, A.N. Ch Venkat, D.P. Mondal, Flexural deformation behavior of carbon fiber reinforced aluminum hybrid foam sandwich structure, Composites Part B: Engineering, Volume 183, 15 February 2020, 107729. 

Mr. Sriram Sataiah

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Dr. Tilak Chandra Joshi

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Dr. Surender Kumar, PhD, MRSC Senior Scientist & Assistant Professor, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal - 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: surender@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:Postdoc from National Taiwan University, Taipei City, Taiwan. Ph.D. in Chemistry from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. M.Sc. in Chemistry from Guru Jambheshwar University, Hisar, Haryana, India. B.Sc in Chemistry from Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India.Research area:Electrochemical energy storage devices (Batteries / supercapacitors) Electrochemical water splitting Water purification Oil spillsSelected Publications:B. Kishore, B. Singh and Surender Kumar, Graphene-based nanocatalysts for oxygen reduction and evolution reactions in metal-oxygen batteries, Current Catalysis, 2018, 7, 158. Surender Kumar et al., Cobalt diselenide nanorods grafted on graphitic carbon nitride (CoSe2@g-C3N4): a synergistic catalyst for oxygen reactions in rechargeable Li-O2 battery, ChemElectroChem, 2018, 5, 29. Surender Kumar, et al., Electrochemical Investigations of Co3Fe-RGO as a bifunctional catalyst for oxygen reduction and evolution reactions in alkaline medium, Applied Surface Science, 2017, 418, 79. Surender Kumar and N Munichandraiah, Magnesium cobalt silicate as a bifunctional catalyst for the O2 electrode and its application in Li-O2 cells, Catalysis Science & Technology, 2016, 6, 6716. Surender Kumar, C. Selvaraj, L.G. Scanlon, N. Munichandraiah, Ag nanoparticles–anchored reduced graphene oxide catalyst for oxygen electrode reaction in aqueous electrolytes and also a non-aqueous electrolyte for Li-O2 cells, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2014, 16, 22830. C. Selvaraj, Surender Kumar, A. R. Raju, N. Munichandraiah, Symmetric supercapacitors employing MnO2 and polyaniline composite, Journal of Applicable Chemistry, 2012, 1, 272.Important Links:https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?hl=en&user=Cf5WYWIAAAAJ https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Surender_Kumar11 

Dr. Surender Kumar

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 Dr. Mohammad Ashiq Senior Scientist & Assistant Professor, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal – 462026, India Mobile:  Email: ashiq@ampri.res.in, mohdashiq@gmail.comEducational Attainments:Ph.D., Department of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India M.Tech. (Materials Science), Department of Physics, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, India M.Sc. (Physics), Department of Physics, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, IndiaSpecialization: Electron Microscopy, Powder Metallurgy, Physical & Mechanical Metallurgy Area of Interest: Nanomaterials, Grain Boundary Engineering, Lightweight Alloys, Materials for Radiation ShieldingSelected Publications:B. Singh, N. Devi, L. Mathur, S. J. Song, A. K. Srivastava, R. K. Singh, Mohammad Ashiq, and D. P. Mondal. "A new solution phase synthesis of cerium (IV) pyrophosphate compounds of different morphologies using cerium (III) precursor." Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 793 (2019): 686-694. A. Rudra, Mohammad Ashiq, S. Das, & R. Dasgupta, “Constitutive Modeling for Predicting High-Temperature Flow Behavior in Aluminum 5083+ 10 Wt Pct SiC p Composite”. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, 50.2 (2019): 1060-1076. H. Ahmed, S. Khan, W. Khan, Mohammad Ashiq, & S. Naseem, “Influence of Zn incorporation on the microstructural and magnetic properties of La0. 67Sr0. 33Mn1−xZnxO3 nanoparticles synthesised by the sol–gel method” Philosophical Magazine Letters, v. 98, issue 1 (2018): 1. Mohammad Ashiq, P. Dhekne, A. S. Hamada, P. Sahu, B. Mahato, R. K. Minz, S. G. Chowdhury and L. P. Karjalainen. "Correlation of Microstructure and Texture in a Two-Phase High-Mn Twinning-Induced Plasticity Steel During Cold Rolling." Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 48, no. 10 (2017): 4842. Mohammad Ashiq, Gouthama, and A. Upadhyaya, "PM Non-Ferrous and Special Materials: Effect of Rotary Swaging on the Microstructure of Tungsten Heavy Alloy." European Congress and Exhibition on Powder Metallurgy. European PM Conference Proceedings (2014): 1.

Dr. Mohammad Ashiq

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BIODATA Name Dr. Manoj Kumar Gupta Designation Scientist & Assistant Professor ( AcSIR) Address & Contact CSIR-Advanced Materials Processes and Research Institute, Hoshangabad Road. Bhopal, Madya Pradesh, India PIN-462024 Email mkgupta@ampri.res.in Contact Number +91-755-2457609 Extn 1242, FAX: +91-755-2457042, Mobile : AREA OF SPECIALIZATION Nanoscale Composite Materials, Nanostructures Functional Materials, Energy Harvesting WORK EXPERIENCE 1 Scientist , CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (AMPRI) , from May 2017 to till date 2 DST-INSPIRE Faculty, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Bhopal From October 2014 – May 2017 3 Postdoc Fellow, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea From October 2011 – October 2014 EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION Qualification Specialization Year Division University/Institute Ph.D Physics (Material Science) 2012 -- University of Delhi, Delhi M.Sc. Physics 2006 1st DDU Gorakhpur University B.Sc Physics, Math 2004 1st DDU Gorakhpur University Awards/Scholarships  DST-INSPIRE Faculty Award (December, 2013)  Senior Research Fellowship (DST Project)  Junior Research Fellowship (DST Project)  CSIR-Research Intern Award  Ist Prize, Best Oral Presentation Award, (National Workshop on Renewable Energy & Environment, University of Delhi, Delhi) PUBLICATIONS 1. Highly efficient flexible piezoelectric nanogenerator and femtosecond two-photon absorption properties of nonlinear lithium niobate nanowires, MK Gupta, J Aneesh, R Yadav, KV Adarsh, SW Kim, Journal of Applied Physics 121 (2017) 175103. (I.F: 2.185) 2. Y-doped ZnO nanosheets: Gigantic piezoelectric response for an ultra-sensitive flexible piezoelectric nanogenerator, N Sinha, S Goel, AJ Joseph, H Yadav, K Batra, M. K. Gupta, B Kumar Ceramics International 44, (2018) 8582-8590 3. Flexible High-Performance Lead-Free Na0.47K0.47Li0.06NbO3 Microcube-Structure-Based Piezoelectric Energy Harvester,Manoj Kumar Gupta, S-W Kim, B. Kumar ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 8 (2016) 1766−1773. (I.F: 6.67). 4. Nanopatterned textile-based wearable triboelectric nanogenerator, W. Seung, Manoj Kumar Gupta, K.Y. Lee, K.S. Shin, J.H. Lee, T.Y. Kim, S. Kim, J. H Kim, S.-W. Kim, ACS Nano (2015) 9 3501. (I.F: 12.062). (Highlighted in Discovery News, Zee News, ABP News, The Economics Times, Business Standard, The Times of India, Financial Express, The New York Daily News etc) 5. Controllable Charge Transfer by Ferroelectric Polarization Mediated Triboelectricity, K. Y. Lee, S. K. Kim, J.-H. Lee, D. Seol, M. K. Gupta, Y. Kim, S.W Kim, Advanced Functional Materials, (2016), 26. 3067. (I.F: 11.80). 6. Micropatterned P (VDF‐TrFE) Film‐Based Piezoelectric Nanogenerators for Highly Sensitive Self‐Powered Pressure Sensors, J. H. Lee, H.J. Yoon, T.Y. Kim, Manoj Kumar Gupta, J. H. Lee, W. Seung, H. Ryu, S.W. Kim, Advanced Functional Materials 25 (2015) 3203. (I.F: 11.80). 7. Ferroelectric Polarization in CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite, H. S Kim, S. K Kim, B. J Kim, K. S Shin, Manoj Kumar Gupta, H. S Jung, S.W. Kim, N.G. Park, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 6 (2015) 1729–1735. (I.F: 7.458). 8. Transparent flexible stretchable piezoelectric and triboelectric nanogenerators for powering portable electronics, K.Y. Lee*, Manoj K Gupta*, Sang Woo Kim, Nano Energy, 14, (2015) 139-160. (I.F. 12.343) (* Equal Contribution, Review Article) 9. High-performance hybrid cell based on an organic photovoltaic device and a direct current piezoelectric nanogenerator, G.C. Yoon, K. S. Shin, Manoj Kumar Gupta, K.Y. Lee, J.H. Lee, Z.L. Wang, S.W. Kim, Nano Energy 12, (2015) 547-555 (I.F. 12.343) 10. Depletion width engineering via surface modification for high performance semiconducting piezoelectric nanogenerators, K. Y. Lee, J.Bae, S. M. Kim, J-H. Lee, G. C. Yoon, Manoj Kumar Gupta, S. Kim, H. Kim, J. Park, S-W Kim, Nano Energy, 8 (2014) 165. (I. F: 12.343) 11. Self-Compensated insulating ZnO-based piezoelectric nanogenerator, D. Kim, K. Y. Lee, Manoj Kumar Gupta, S. Majumder, and S.-W. Kim, Advanced Functional Materials, 24, (2014) 6949– 6955 (I. F: 12.12) 12. Enhanced piezoelectric output voltage and Ohmic behavior in Cr-doped ZnO nanorods N. Sinha, G. Ray, S. Godara, Manoj K Gupta, B. Kumar, Materials Research Bulletin 59 (2014) 267. (I. F : 1.968) 13. Hydrophobic sponge structure-based triboelectric nanogenerator, K. Y. Lee, J. Chun, J-H. Lee, K. N. Kim, N-R Kang, J. Y. Kim, M. H. Kim, K.-S. Shin, Manoj Kumar Gupta, J. M. Baik and S-W. Kim, Advanced Materials, 26 (2014) 5037. (I. F : 19.791). 14. Ferroelectric coupling effect on energy band structure of hybrid heterojunction with self-organized P(VDF-TrFE) nanomatrixes, K.-S. Shin, T. Y. Kim, G. C. Yoon, Manoj Kumar Gupta, S. K. Kim, H. Kim, S. Kim, S. Min Kim and S-W. Kim, Advanced Materials, 26 (2014) 5619. (I. F: 19.791) 15. Transparent, flexible graphene triboelectric nanogenerators, S. Kim*, Manoj Kumar Gupta*, K. Y. Lee, A. Sohn, T. Y. Kim, K.-S Shin, D. Kim, K. H. Lee, H.-J. Shin, D. W. Kim, and S.-W. Kim, Advanced Materials, 26 (2014) 3918. (I. F: 19.791) (*equally contributed) 16. Highly stretchable hybrid pyroelectric piezoelectric nanogenerators, J-H Lee, K. Y. Lee, Manoj K. Gupta, S. S. Kim, T. Y. Kim, D.-Y. Lee, W. J. Yoo, J. Oh, C. Ryu and S-W Kim, Advanced Materials 26 (2014) 765. (I. F: 19.791). 17. Two-dimensional vanadium-doped ZnO nanosheet-based flexible direct current nanogenerator, Manoj Kumar Gupta, J-H. Lee, K. Y. Lee, S.-W. Kim, ACS NANO, 7 (2013) 8932. (I. F: 13.942). 18. Unidirectional high-power generation via stress-induced dipole alignment from ZnSnO3 Nanocubes/Polymer Hybrid Piezoelectric Nanogenerator, K. Y. Lee, D. Kim, J-H Lee, T. Y. Kim, Manoj Kumar Gupta, and S-W. Kim, Advanced Functional Materials, 24 (2013) 37. (I. F: 12.12). 19. Reliable operation of nanogenerator under ultraviolet light via engineering piezoelectric potential, T. T. Pham, K. Y. Lee, J-H Lee, K. H. Kim, K. S. Shin, Manoj K. Gupta, B Kumar, and S-W. Kim, Energy & Environmental Science, 6 (2013) 841. (I.F: 29.518) 20. Dielectric studies and band gap tuning of ferroelectric Cr-doped ZnO nanorods, Manoj K. Gupta, N. Sinha and Binay Kumar, Journal of Applied Physics 112 (2012) 014303. (I. F: 2.068) 21. Optical and dielectric studies of solution grown glycinium maleate single crystal, N. Singh, B.K. Singh, Manoj .K. Gupta, B. Kumar, Optics Communications, 285 (2012) 659. (I. F: 1.45). 22. Enhancement in ferroelectric, pyroelectric and photoluminescence properties in dye doped TGS crystals, N. Sinha, N. Goel, B.K. Singh, Manoj .K. Gupta, Binay Kumar, Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 190 (2012) 180. (I.F: 2.20) 23. High Tc Ferroelectricity in V-Doped ZnO Nanorods, Manoj K. Gupta and Binay Kumar, Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 21 (2011) 14559. (I. F: 5.256) 24. Enhanced ferroelectric, dielectric and optical behaviour in Li-doped ZnO nanorods, Manoj K. Gupta and Binay Kumar, Journal of Alloys and Compound 509 (2011) L208. (I. F: 2.726) 25. p- type K -doped ZnO Nanorods for opto-electronic applications, Manoj K. Gupta, N. Sinha and Binay Kumar, Journal of Applied Physics 109 (2011) 083532. (I. F: 2.068) 26. Growth and characterization of new semi organic L-proline strontium chloride monohydrate single crystals, Manoj K. Gupta, Nidhi Sinha and Binay Kumar, Physica B: Condensed Matter 406 (2011) 63. ( I. F: 1.276) 27. Effect of zinc chloride on structural, optical and dielectric behaviour of solution grown anthracene crystal” N. Sinha, Manoj K. Gupta, N. Goel and Binay Kumar, Physica B: Condensed Matter 406 (2011) 3206. (I. F: 1.276) 28. Enhancement in dielectric and ferroelectric properties of lead free Bi0.5(Na0.5K0.5)0.5TiO3 ceramics by Sb-doping, K. Kumar, B. K. Singh, M. K. Gupta and Binay Kumar, Ceramic International 37 (2011) 2997. (I. F: 2.086) 29. Synthesis of K-doped p-type ZnO urchin-like nanorods along (100) for ferroelectric and dielectric applications, Manoj K. Gupta, N. Sinha, B. K. Singh and Binay Kumar, Materials Letters 64 (2010) 1825.( I. F: 2.269) 30. Synthesis and comparative study of ZnO nanorods for structural, optical and dielectric behaviour, Manoj K. Gupta, N. Sinha and Binay Kumar, Integrated Ferroelectrics 118 (2010) 61. (I. F: 0.371) 31. Effect of electric field on dielectric, ac conduction and ferroelectric behaviour of flux grown Pb(Zn1/3 Nb2/3)0.91Ti0.09O3 single crystals, B. K Singh, K. Kumar, Manoj. K. Gupta and Binay Kumar, Physica Status Solidi A 207 (2010) 2564. ( I. F: 1.525) 32. Structural, dielectric, optical and ferroelectric property of urea succinic acid crystals grown in aqueous solution containing Maleic Acid, B. K. Singh, N. Sinha, N. Singh, K. Kumar, Manoj K. Gupta and Binay Kumar, J. Physics and Chemistry of Solids 71 (2010) 1774. (I. F: 1.594) 33. Piezoelectric, dielectric, optical and electrical characterization of solution grown flower- like ZnO nanocrystal, Manoj K. Gupta, N. Sinha, B. K. Singh, N. Singh, K. Kumar, and Binay Kumar, Materials Letters 63 (2009) 1910. ( I. F: 2.269) 34. Solution growth and comparative characterization of L-HFB single Crystal”, N. Sinha, Sahas, B.K. Singh, K. Kumar, N. Singh, M. K. Gupta, G. C. Budakoti, and Binay Kumar, Cryst. Res.Technol 44 (2009)167. (I. F: 1.12) PATENT Filed (INDIAN): A process for making moisture resistant glossy finish green hybrid composites with variable density” (Patent Application Number: 201811016873 and 022NF2018), Asokan Pappu, Manoj Kumar Gupta, Alka Mishra, Edward Peters, Ajay Kulshreshth, Sanjai Kumar Singh Rathore, Avanish Kumar Srivastava. 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Dr. Shabi Thankaraj Salammal Employment:Aug 2017 – Till date    Scientist,  CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Bhopal-462026, India.Dec 2015 – Feb 2017   Assistant Professor,  Department of Physics, St Jude's College, Thoothoor, Tamil Nadu, India.Oct 2013 – Sep 2015   Postdoctoral researcher,  Organic Semiconductor Lab, Zhejiang University, China.Sep 2012 – Aug 2013  Postdoctoral researcher,  Polymer Chemistry, University Libre de Brussels, Belgium.Educational Attainments:2008 - 2012  PhD in Physics,  University of Siegen, Siegen, Germany.2006 - 2007  M.Phil in crystal Science,  Anna University, Tamil Nadu, India.2004 - 2006  M.Sc. Physics,  Jamal Mohamed College, Tiruchirappalli, India2003 - 2004  B.Sc. Physics,  Malankara Catholic College, Mariyagiri, India. Awards:‘Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst’ (DAAD) scholarship has been awarded to pursue PhD in Germany. Received two postdoctoral grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No: 51450110081) and China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (Grant No: 2014M550323). In 2016, Kothari Postdoctoral Fellowship has been awarded.Project Handled:S.No                                      TitleFunding AgencyCost Lakhs (Rs)StatusRole 1.Fabrication of High Dense Sintered Red Mud Tiles for X and Gamma Ray Shielding ApplicationMadhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology8.40On-goingPrincipal Investigator 2.Red mud based lead free material for X-ray and CT scanner roomsCouncil for Scientific and Indistrial Research53.20On-goingCo-Principal Investigator 3.Design, Development and Demonstration of diagnostic X-ray radiation shielding tiles for Saideep Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Ahmednagar, MaharashtraSaideep Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra15.871CompletedMember 4.Structure-Processing-Property Correlations of Organic Solar Cells Produced by Low-temperature Thin Film Fabrication TechniquesNational Natural Science Foundation of China20.00CompletedPrincipal Investigator       Scientific Accomplishments:Currently supervising one PhD and one junior research fellow. I have co-supervised one PhD and one MSc students together with Prof. Hongzheng Chen. I have co-supervised three MSc, one BSc and two summer school students together with Prof. Dr. Ullrich Pietsch. Published 9 articles in SCI journals, contributed 11 conferences and delivered 3 invited talks.Publications in SCI Journals:Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al, Polymorphic phase dependent optical and electrical properties of diketopyrrolopyrrole based small molecule, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 8 (2016) 20916-20927, (IP: 6.732). Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al, Influence of alkyl side chain length on the in-plane stacking of room temperature and low temperature cast poly(3-alkylthiophene) thin films, European Polymer Journal 67 (2015) 199 – 212, (IP:3.242). Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al, Effects of Material Morphology on the Performance of Organic Electronics, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials  25 (2015) 12 – 26, (IP: 1.16). Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al, Influence of solubilizing group removal rate on the morphology and crystallinity of diketopyrrolopyrrole based compound, Crystal Growth & Design 14 (2013) 339 – 349, (IP: 4.891). Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al, Polymorphism in bulk and thin film: The curious case of dithiophene-DPP(Boc)-dithiophene, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118 (2013) 657 – 669, (IP: 4.772). Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al Impact of thermal annealing on the semi-crystalline nanomorphology of spin-coated thin films of regioregular poly(3-alkylthiophene)s as observed by low dose high resolution transmission electron microscopy and grazing incidence X-ray diffraction, Macromolecules 45 (2012) 5575 – 5585, (IP:5.8). Shabi Thankaraj Salammal et al Enhancement in crystallinity of poly(3-hexylthiophene) thin films prepared by low temperature drop casting, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 125 (2012) 2335 – 2341, (IP: 1.6). G. Mohan Kumar, P. Ilanchezhiyan,  A. Madhan Kumar, T. S. Shabi, et al, Chemically derived CuO/In2O3 based nanocomposite for diode applications, CrystEngComm, 17 (2015) 5932-5939, (IP:4.034). Saroj Kumar, Shabi Thankaraj Salammal, Erik Goormaghtigh, A FTIR Imaging Characterization of Fibroblasts Stimulated by Various Breast Cancer Cell Lines, PloS one, 9 (2014) e111137, (IP: 3.234).

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Dr. Raju Khan,  Principal Scientist & Assistant Professor, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal - 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: khan.raju@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:Ph.D. (2005) in Chemistry from Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University), India. M.Sc. (2002) in Chemistry from Jamia Millia Islamia (Central University), India.Research area:Analytical Chemistry Electrochemical based Biosensors; Fluorescence’s based Biosensors Biomarkers; Point-of-Care Diagnostics Food Chemistry Antimicrobial Applications Nanostructure MaterialsSelected Publications:Mohd. Abubakar Sadique, Shalu Yadav, Pushpesh Ranjan, Sarika Verma, Shabi Thankaraj Salammal, Mohd. Akram Khan, Ajeet Kaushik and Raju Khan, High Performance Antiviral Nano-Systems as a Shield to Inhibit Viral Infections: SARS-CoV-2 as a Model Case Study, J. Mater. Chem. B, 2021, 9, 4620-4642. Shalu Yadav, Mohd. Abubakar Sadique, Pushpesh Ranjan, Neeraj Kumar, Ayushi Singhal, Avanish K. Srivastava, and Raju Khan, SERS Based Lateral Flow Immunoassay for Point-of-Care Detection of SARS-CoV‑2 in Clinical Samples, ACS Applied Bio Materials, 2021, 4, 4, 2974-2995. Pushpesh Ranjan, Ayushi Singhal, Shalu Yadav, Neeraj Kumar, S. Murali, Sunil K Sanghi and Raju Khan, “Rapid Diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 using Potential Point-of-Care Electrochemical Immunosensor: Towards the Future Prospects” International Reviews of Immunology, 2021, 1-24. Pushpesh Ranjan, Arpana Parihar, Neeraj Kumar, Chetna Dhand, S Murali, Deepti Mishra, SK Sanghi, JP Chaurasia, Avanish K Srivastava and Raju Khan, Biosensor-based diagnostic approaches for various cellular biomarkers of breast cancer: A comprehensive review, Analytical Biochemistry, 2020, 610, 1-32. Arpana Parihar, Pushpesh Ranjan, S K Sanghi, A K Srivastava & Raju Khan, Point-of-Care Biosensor-Based Diagnosis of COVID-19 Holds Promise to Combat Current and Future Pandemics, ACS Applied Bio Materials, 2020, 2, 11, 7326-7343.Important Links: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=6pwCf6QAAAAJ&hl=en 

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Er. Shiv Singh Patel  Scientist Mobile:  Email: ss.patel@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:M.Tech in Building Engineering and Disaster Mitigation from Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research, India. B.Tech in Civil Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Srinagar, India.Area of Expertise:Structural Health Monitoring of civil infrastructure Concrete Technology Design of Reinforced Concrete structures Tunnelling/underground excavation and construction Development of Waterways for river transportationSelected Publications:Shiv Singh Patel, Ajay Chourasia, S. K. Panigrahi, S. K. Bhattacharyya, Jalaj Parasher, "Study on Efficacy of Wavelet Transform for Damage Identification in Reinforced Concrete Buildings", Journal of Vibration Engineering & Technologies, Springer 2018 Vol. 6 2 127-138. S K Panigrahi, Ajay Chaurasia, Shiv Singh Patel, "Damage Identification of Reinforced Concrete Beam Using Modal Curvature Approach", Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, NISCAIR 2018 Vol. 77 06 337-341. S. S. Patel, A. P. Chourasia, S. K. Panigrahi, J. Parasher, N. Parvez, M. Kumar, "Damage Identification of RC Structures using Wavelet Transformation", Procedia Engineering, Elsevier 2016 Vol. 144 - 336-342. 

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Dr. Shiv Singh Scientist CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal – 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: sshiv.singh@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:Postdoc from Korea Institute of Materials Science, South Korea. Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India. MTech in  Chemical Engineering from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.Area of Expertise:Graphitic carbon-based Bio-electrochemical Fuel Cell (MEC/MFC) Electrochemical and Bio-electrochemical reduction of CO2 Electro-chemical Sensor for heavy metal and neurochemical detection Synthesis of Catalyst (metal nanoparticles and carbon nanofiber) for environmental remediation and biochemical application Carbon dot based electrochemical and optical sensor Synthesis of ceramic matrix composite (CMC) via polymer infiltration and pyrolysis, and chemical vapor infiltration process Aluminium and carbon foamSelected Publications:Komal Pandey, Priyanka Gupta, Nishith Verma, S. Singh *, CeO2 Sprinkled Graphitic Novel Packed Bed Anode-Based Single-Chamber MFC for Treatment of High Organic-Loaded Industrial Effluent in Upflow Continuous Mode, Journal of Materials Chemistry A (Accepted, 2021). I.F.= 12.732 Rajnish Kaur, Shiv Singh*, Varun A. Chhabra, Aanchal Marwaha, Prateek Khare, S.K. Tripathi and. A sustainable approach towards utilization of plastic waste as an efficient electrode for microbial fuel cell application.Journal of Hazardous Materials. 2021, 417, 125992,  I.F.=10.58 Pradip Kumar, Shiv Singh*, S.A.R. Hashmi, K.H. Kim, MXenes: Emerging 2D materials for hydrogen storage. Nano Energy. 85, 105989 (2021). I.F.=17.88 Shiv Singh*, Amol Pophali, Rishabh Anand Omar, Rajeev Kumar, Pradip Kumar, Dehi Pada Mondal, Deepak Pant and Nishith Verma, Nickel oxide-decorated in-situ grown 3-D graphitic forest engrained carbon foam electrode for microbial fuel cell. Chemical Communications 57, 879--882 (2021). I.F.=7 Shiv Singh*, M. Noori, N. Verma, Efficient bio-electroreduction of CO2 to formate on a iron phthalocyanine-dispersed CDC in microbial electrolysis system. Electrochimica Acta, 2020, 338, 135887. I.F=6.9

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Dr. Neeraj Dwivedi Principal Scientist, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal - 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: neeraj.dwivedi@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:Ph.D. in Physics (materials science) with specialization on thin films from IIT, Delhi, India. M.Sc. in Physics from C.S.J.M. University Kanpur, India.Research area: My research focuses on synthesis, properties and applications of advanced materials and thin films. The specific area of research is as followsUltrathin/Thin Films 2D materials such as graphene Polymer-composites Tribological, mechanical, electrical, optical, sensing, solar cells, and field emission applications of these materials Ultrathin protective overcoats for Magnetic storage and MEMS/NEMS devicesSelected Publications:Neeraj Dwivedi, A. K. Ott, K. Sasikumar, C. Dou, R. J. Yeo, B. Narayanan, U. Sassi, D. D. Fazio, G. Soavi, T. Dutta, O. Balci, S. Shinde, J. Zhang, A. K. Katiyar, P. S. Keatley, A. K. Srivastava, S. K. R. S. Sankaranarayanan, A. C. Ferrari, C. S. Bhatia, Graphene Overcoats for Ultra-High Storage Density Magnetic Media, Nature Communications, 2021, 12, 3437. Neeraj Dwivedi, Reuben J. Yeo, Chetna Dhand, Jared Risan, Richard Nay, Sudhiranjan Tripathy, Sukumar Rajauria, M. S. M. Saifullah, Subramanian K. R. S. Sankaranarayanan, Hyunsoo Yang, Aaron Danner, Charanjit S. Bhatia, Boosting contact sliding and wear protection via atomic intermixing and tailoring of nanoscale interfaces, Science Advances, 2019,5,eaau7886. Neeraj Dwivedi, Tarak Patra, Jae-Bok Lee, Reuben J. Yeo, Srilok Srinivasan, Tanmay Dutta, K. Sasikumar, C. Dou, R. J. Yeo, B. Narayanan, U. Sassi, D. D. Fazio, G. Soavi, T. Dutta, Chetna Dhand, Sudhiranjan Tripathy, M. S. M. Saifullah, Aaron Danner, S. A. R. Hashmi, A. K. Srivastava, Jong-Hyun Ahn, Subramanian K. R. S. Sankaranarayanan, Hyunsoo Yang, Charanjit S. Bhatia, Slippery and wear resistant surfaces enabled by interface engineered graphene, 2020,20,905-917. Neeraj Dwivedi, Reuben J. Yeo, Hui, R. Tan, Rolf Stangl, Armin G. Aberle, Charanjit S. Bhatia, Baochen Liao, Evidence for Chemicals Intermingling at Silicon/Titanium Oxide (TiOx) Interface and Existence of Multiple-Bonding-States in Monolithic TiOx, Advanced Functional Materials, 2018, 28, 1707018. Neeraj Dwivedi, Reuben J. Yeo, Zheng Zhang, Chetna Dhand, S. Tripathy, C. S. Bhatia, Interface Engineering and Controlling the Friction and Wear of Ultrathin Carbon Films: High sp3 versus High sp2 Carbons, Advanced Functional Materials, 2016, 26, 1526-1542. 

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Dr. Pradip Kumar Scientist & Assistant Professor, CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal - 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: pradip.kg@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:Ph.D. (2012) in Physics from School of Physical Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India. M.Sc. (2005) in Physics, M. J. P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India. B.Sc. (2003) in Physics, Mathematics & Chemistry, M. J. P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India.Research area:Synthesis of graphene & other 2D layered materials Synthesis of 2D materials-based polymer composites Phase behaviour, rheology and processing of 2D materials 2D materials-based; thin films, foams, aerogels and polymer composites for thermal management, EMI shielding, hydrogen storage and catalysis applicationsSelected Publications:Pradip Kumar*, Shiv Singh, S.A.R. Hashmi and K. H. Kim; MXenes: Emerging 2D materials for hydrogen storage, Nano Energy, 85 (2021) 105989 [I.F. = 16.6] Mahesh Kumar Yadav, Neeraj Panwar, Shiv Singh and Pradip Kumar*; Preheated self-aligned graphene oxide for enhanced room temperature hydrogen storage, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 45 (2020) 19561 [I. F. = 4.94] Pradip Kumar*; Ultrathin 2D nanomaterials for electromagnetic interference shielding application, Advanced Materials Interfaces, 6 (2019) 1901454 [I. F. = 4.71] Pradip Kumar, Seunggun Yu, Faisal Shahzad, Soon Man Hong, Yoon-Hyun Kim, Chong Min Koo; Ultrahigh electrical and thermally conductive self-aligned graphene/polymer composite using large-area graphene oxide, Carbon, 101 (2016) 120 [I. F. = 8.82] Pradip Kumar, Faisal Shahzad, Seunggun Yu, Soon Man Hong, Yoon-Hyun Kim, Chong Min Koo; Large-area reduced graphene oxide thin film with excellent thermal conductivity and electromagnetic interference shielding effectiveness, Carbon, 94 (2015) 494 [I. F. = 8.82] 

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Dr.  Sandeep Singhai Principal Scientist CSIR-Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute(CSIR-AMPRI), Hoshangabad Road, Near Habibganj Naka, Bhopal - 462026, India. Mobile:  Email: sandeeps@ampri.res.inEducational Attainments:M.C.A., PGDIPR, Ph.D. (Engineering)Research area:Technology Management Intellectual Property Rights Embedded SystemsSelected Publications:Singhai, Sandeep, et al. "Analysis of Factors Influencing Technology Transfer: A Structural Equation Modeling Based Approach." Sustainability 13.10 (2021): 5600. IF 3.251. PCT Application No. PCT/IN2022/050324 Title "A DEVICE AND METHOD FOR POSITIONING THE BINOCULAR HEAD OF A SURGICAL MICROSCOPE" dated 31/03/2022. Indian Patent Application titled "A device for positioning the microscope head and method thereof" Application No. 202111015500 dated 31/03/2021. Indian Patent Application titled "Apparatus and Methodology for Washing, Sterilizing, Hydrating and Drying Processing of Agricultural Products", Application No. 201811001387 Dated 12/01/2018 

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