Departments

Research

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Approved Research Center Since  the Year 2000
  • Five Research Guides
  • Four Research Divisions
    • Quantum Electronics
    • Crystal Growth
    • Thin Film
    • Nano-Bio- Polymer Science and Technology
  • Two Ph Ds awarded and Five Thesis Submitted
  • 22 Research Students
  • Over 10 Journal Publications Per  Year in International Peer Reviewed Journals
  • Six Major Projects and Ten Minor Projects During 2007 -2012, Total Grant: Rs.  77, 77, 300. 00

PROJECTS RECEIVED BY THE PHYSICS DEPARTMENT DURING 2007 – 2012

Name of Faculty Title of the Project Funding Agency & Year Amount

Dr. Vincent Mathew

On wave propagation in superconducting multilayers and waveguide structures

KSCSTE
2008

3,97,500

Dr. Vincent Mathew

Quantum mechanical modeling of nanoscale mosfets using Green’s function method

UGC
2007

80,000

Dr Sunny Mathew

Preparation and characterization of plasma polymerized aniline thin films

UGC
2007

80,000

Dr. Vincent Mathew

Analysis and simulation of plasmonic waveguide structures for subwavelength applications

DST
2009

19,02,000

Dr. Vincent Mathew

Study of electromagnetic fields and propagation in ferroelectric and multiferroic waveguide structures

UGC
2009

7, 50,800

Dr. Ginson P Joseph

Studies of the Physico-Chemical Properties of organometalic NLO crystals for photonics device fabrication

UGC
2009

1,15,000

Dr. Ginson P Joseph

Studies on the  Electrical, thermal and non-linear optical properties of Metal substituted and swift heavy ion irradiated organometalic photonic Crystals.

DST
2010

20,00,000

Dr. Michael Augustine

Simulation of wave propagation in magnetically tunable nonlinear waveguide structures containing ferrite films

UGC
2009

45,000

Prof. Raju Mathew T

Preparation of electrical Characterization of ZnO nanostructure thin films  by two step chemical bath deposition technique

UGC
2009

35, 000

Dr.Ison Vanchipurackal

Swift heavy ion induced intermixing of CdTe/CdS bilayers for solar photovoltaic applications.

UGC
2009

35,000

  Dr. Sunny Mathew

Electrical and optical properties of ZnO nanostructured Thin Films for gas sensors

UGC
2011

85,000

Dr. Simon Augustine

Effect of annealing on structural, electrical and optical properties of pure and doped ZnO thin films under different oxygen partial pressures

UGC
2010

1,65,000

Dr.Ison Vanchipurackal

Functionalization and colloidal processing of morphology and composition controlled PbX (X=S,Se) nanocrystals and investigating their inter-coupling for quantum dot sensitized solar cells

DST
2011

20,00,000

Dr.Ison Vanchipurackal

Investigating Photo induced charge transfer between semiconductor nano crystals and polymers for photovoltaic applications

DST
2012

87,000

Dr. Ison Vanchipurackal

Organic solar cell: optimizing hetro junction morphology

Ministry of Information Technology, India
2012

Two students of the college are executing the project work, in Indian Institute of Science at the cost of I I Sc

Prof. Antony Simon

Monte Carlo Simulation of Cell Migration

UGC
2012

70, 000.00

TOTAL  AMOUNT

77,77,300.00

DETAILS OF RESEARCH GUIDES

Faculty Member Number of research students Research area

Dr. Sunny Mathew

1

Thin Film

Dr. Simon Augustine

1

Materials Science

Dr. Vincent Mathew

9

Quantum electronics

Dr. Ison V. Vanchipurackal

5

Nanostructures
Solar cells

Dr. Ginson P. Joseph

6

Crystalgrowth, Nanocomposits

PUBLICATION PER FACULTY

Name of the Faculty No.  of Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals during the period 2007 – 2013

Dr. Michael Augustine

07

Dr. Simon Augustine

01

Dr. Sunny Mathew

05

Dr. Vincent Mathew

28

Dr.Ison V Vanchippurackal

07

Dr. Ginson P Joseph

20

Prof. Antony Simon (Expired in 2013)

 

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