Dr. T S Shabi

Dr. T S Shabi

  • Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute, Hoshangabad Road, Bhopal, Madhya  Pradesh -462026, India.

  • tsshabi@ampri.res.in

  • https://ampri.res.in/

Dr. Shabi Thankaraj Salammal


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, India
2003 – 2004 B.Sc. Physics,
 Malankara Catholic College, Mariyagiri, India.


  1. Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) scholarship has been awarded to pursue PhD in Germany.
  2. Received two postdoctoral grants from National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No: 51450110081) and China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (Grant No: 2014M550323).
  3. In 2016, Kothari Postdoctoral Fellowship has been awarded.

Project Handled:



Funding Agency

Cost Lakhs (Rs)




Fabrication of High Dense Sintered Red Mud Tiles for X and Gamma Ray Shielding Application

Madhya Pradesh Council of Science and Technology



Principal Investigator


Red mud based lead free material for X-ray and CT scanner rooms

Council for Scientific and Indistrial Research



Co-Principal Investigator


Design, Development and Demonstration of diagnostic X-ray radiation shielding tiles for Saideep Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra

Saideep Healthcare Pvt Ltd, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra





Structure-Processing-Property Correlations of Organic Solar Cells Produced by Low-temperature Thin Film Fabrication Techniques

National Natural Science Foundation of China



Principal Investigator







Scientific Accomplishments:

  1. Currently supervising one PhD and one junior research fellow.
  2. I have co-supervised one PhD and one MSc students together with Prof. Hongzheng Chen.
  3. I have co-supervised three MSc, one BSc and two summer school students together with Prof. Dr. Ullrich Pietsch.
  4. Published 9 articles in SCI journals, contributed 11 conferences and delivered 3 invited talks.

Publications in SCI Journals:

  1. 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).
  2. 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).
  3. 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).
  4. 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).
  5. 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).
  6. 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).
  7. 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).
  8. 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).
  9. 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).