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     Pijus Kanti Samanta

Ph.D. fromIndian Institite of Technology-Kharagpur - Physics and Meteorology
Supervisor(s)  Dr P R Chaudhuri
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2006 :: In progress
AddressAssistant Professor, Department of Physics, Ghatal R S Mahavidyalaya, Ghatal, Paschim Medinipur, PIN-721212, West Bengal, India
Phone+91-9775550907
Emailpijush.samanta@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.IIT KharagpurPhysics2006
B.Sc.Vidyasagar UniversityPhysics (H)2004

Research Areas
  • Nanostructured semiconducturs, nanophotonics, bio-photonics
  • Optical spectroscopy ,Photoluminescence and Raman Spectroscopy)
  • Education Physics
  • CNT
  • Graphene and graphene based composite systems
  • Bio-physics, Protin folding

Skills
  • Xray Diffraction
  • FESEM , TEM
  • Photoluminescence
  • Raman Spectroscopy
  • UV-VIS spectroscopy
  • FTIR spectroscopy
  • Thin film deposition CVD and sputtering
  • Pulsed laser deposition
  • DFT calculation-ADF(NYC)
  • Dielectric and impedance spectroscopy (HIOKI-LCR)
  • Spectrum analyzer for PCF characterizations
  • Langmur-blodget film deposition for bio-polymer systems
  • Vibration sample magnetometry
  • DENSITY FUNCTION THEORT

Awards
  • University Gold medal for standing 1st in B.Sc. (Hons) Exam-2004
  • Dr. N. C. Rana Memorial Gold medal for standing 1st in B.Sc. (Hons) Exam-2004 in Physics
  • GATE-2006
  • NET (UGC JRF)-2006
  • MATERIALS TODAY COVER COMPETITION-2011
  • NANO TODAY COVER COMPETITION-2011
  • Editorial board member, Journal of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science
  • Editorial board member , Journal of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Research
  • Editorial board member , Journal of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology
  • Editorial board member , International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering
  • Indian National Science Academy Visiting Fellowship-2011

Teaching Experience
  • Physics ( B.Tech and M.Sc.)(P) at IIT Kharagpur 4 months (5 terms)
  • Physics (I, II, III)(L) at Ghatal R S Mahavidyalaya 6 months (3 terms)
  • Phusics (I,II, III)(P) at Ghatal R S Mahavidyalaya 6months (3 terms)
  • Phusics (I,II, III)(L) at Ghatal R S Mahavidyalaya 6 MONTHS (4 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • UGC JRF
  • IIT Kharagpur Institute JRF
  • GATE-2006
  • JEST-2004
  • MCM scholarship @ IIT KHARAGPUR
  • INSA visiting fellowship-2011

Papers Published in Journals
  • Erratum- Photoluminescence of ZnO quantum dots produced by a sol-gel process by P. K. Samanta, and P. Roy Chaudhuri Optical Materials 31(700) (2009)
  • Visible Emission from ZnO Nanorods Synthesized by a Simple Wet Chemical Method by P. K. Samanta, S. K. Patra, A. Ghosh and P. Roy Chaudhuri International Journal of NanoScience and Nanotechnology Volume 1, Number 1-2 (2009), pp.81-90 (2009)
  • Visible Emission from Flower-like Bundle of ZnO Nanosheets by P. K. Samanta, S. K. Patra , P. Roy Chaudhuri Physica-E, 41 (2009) 664-667 41 , 664-667 (2009)
  • Green Photoluminescence from Chemically Synthesized Zinc Oxide Nanostructures by P. K. Samanta, S. K. Patra , P. Roy Chaudhuri International Journal of Material Science vol-4, No-6 pp803-806 (2009)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Chemically Grown Ultra-Long Hexagonal ZnO Nanotubes by P.K. Samanta, S. Basak,P. Roy Chaudhuri Special Issue of International Journal of Nanoscience (IJN) A-498 (2010)
  • Electrochemical Growth of ZnO Microspheres and Nanosheets by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, P. Roy Chaudhuri Advanced Science Letters IN PRESS (2010)
  • Porous Zinc Oxide Thin Film Synthesized by a Simple Chemical solution Method for Transparent UV Coating by P. K. Samanta, P. Roy Chaudhuri International Journal of Materials Physics IN PRESS (2010)
  • Fabrication of Intensity Based Fiber-optic pH Sensor by S. Basak, R. Kumar, S. Dutta , P. K. Samanta Material Science and Engineering-B under review (2010)
  • Substrate Effect on the Morphology and Photoluminescence from ZnO Nanoprisms by P. K. Samanta, and P. Roy Chaudhuri Frontiers of Optoelectronics in China IN PRESS (2010)
  • Growth and Optical Properties of Chemically Grown ZnO Nanobelts by P. K. Samanta, and P. Roy Chaudhuri Science od Advanced MAterial ACCEPTED (2010)
  • Chemical Growth of Hexagonal Zinc Oxide Nanoprisms and its Optical Properties by P. K. Samanta, and P. Roy Chaudhuri International Journal of Nanoscience UNDER REVIEW (2010)
  • Characteristics of electrochemically grown dendritic metallic zinc by Pijus Kanti Samanta,, A.K. Bandyopadhyay, S. Basak, P. Roy Chaudhuri Optiks XXXX (2010)
  • Effect of Surfactants on the Chemically Grown ZnO Nanostructure by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri International Journal of Applied Chemistry ACCEPTED (2010)
  • Growing Fern Leaves- the Secret life of zinc oxide by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri Materials Today (Impact factor-11.45) IN PRESS (2011)
  • Growing Zinc Oxide Fern by P. K. Samanta, and P. Roy Chaudhuri Nano Today (IF-13) accepted (2011)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Zinc Oxide Nanostructure From Micro-sphere to Quantum Dot by P K samanta Physics of New Materials, JNCASR, SNBNCBS Joint Workshop 000 (2010)
  • Fabrication of Intensity Based Fiber-optic pH Sensor by S. Dutta, S. Basak, R. Kumar, P. K. Samanta IEE-INEC-2010, Hong-Kong, China xxxx (2010)
  • Fabrication of ZnO Nanostructures Effect of Organic and Inorganic Compounds by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri IEE-INEC-2010, Hong-Kong, China xxxx (2010)
  • Photoluminescence of Bougainvillea Flower-like ZnO Nanostructure by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri DAE Solid State Symposium 54 (2009)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Chemically Grown Ultra-long Hexagonal ZnO Nanotubes by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri ICANN-2009, IIT Gawahati xxxx (2009)
  • Chemically Grown ZnO Nanosheets and Optoelectronic Application by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri NCAM-2009, Chennai xxxx (2009)
  • Green Photoluminescence from Chemically Synthesized Zinc Oxide Nanostructures by P. K. Samanta, S. K. Patra, A. Ghosh and P. Roy Chaudhuri ICFMAT-2009 xxxx (2009)
  • Strong Violet Emission from ZnO Nano Bipods by P. K. Samanta, S. K. Patra , P. Roy Chaudhuri ISMC-2008, BARC Mumbai xxxx (2008)
  • Effect of Substrate on Photoluminescence from ZnO Bipods by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri  NCNN-2010 Jan 18-20 (2010)
  • Electrochemical Growth of Fractal Structured Metallic Zinc by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri NCNN-2010 Jan 18-20 (2010)
  • Chemical growth of Hexagonal ZnO Nanoprism and Violet Photoluminescence by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri NCNN-2010 Jan 18-20 (2010)
  • Fabrication of ZnO Microsphere by Electrochemical Deposition by P. K. Samanta, S. Basak, and P. Roy Chaudhuri NCNN-2010 Jan 18-20 (2010)
  • Quantum Confinement in ZnO Quantum Dots Prepared by Wet Chemical Method by Pijus Kanti Samanta, S. Basak, A. K. Bandyopadhyay, P. R. Chaudhuri ISMC-2010 XXXX (2010)

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