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     Shiraz Sohail

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Electrical Engineering
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Karabi Biswas
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2010 :: Completed in 2016
AddressPatna, Bihar
Phone9775550302
Emailssohail@iitkgp.ac.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology Khargapur, India-721302Instrumentation Engineering (Electrical Department)2010
B.Tech.West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata, IndiaElectronics and Instrumentation Engineering2006
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education, Kolkata, IndiaScience2001
10West Bengal Board of Secondary Education, Kolkata, IndiaGeneral1999

Research Areas
  • MEMS based EWOD Microsystem and Sensor Development

Skills
  • Microfabrication and Micromechaning Process
  • Mask Design and Fabrication
  • COMSOL Multiphysics
  • MATLAB
  • OrCAD
  • Turbo C

Experience
  • Two year experience as junior commissioning engineer in electrical automation industry (2006-08)

Teaching Experience
  • Electrical Measurement(L) at National Institute of technology (NIT) Sikkim 1 semester (1 terms)
  • High Voltage Engineering(L) at National Institute of technology (NIT) Sikkim 1 semester (1 terms)
  • Instrumentation System(L) at National Institute of technology (NIT) Sikkim 1 semester (1 terms)
  • Signals and Systems(L) at National Institute of technology (NIT) Sikkim 1 semester (1 terms)
  • Signals and Networks Tutorial(T) at IIT Kharagpur 1 semester (3 terms)
  • Instrumentation System Design Tutorial(T) at IIT Kharagpur 1 semester (2 terms)
  • Electrical Technology Tutorial(T) at IIT Kharagpur 1 semester (1 terms)
  • Industrial Instrumentation Lab(P) at IIT Kharagpur 1 semester (4 terms)
  • Measurement Lab(P) at IIT Kharagpur 1 semester (1 terms)
  • Electrical Technology Lab(P) at IIT Kharagpur 1 semester (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • MHRD Stipened
  • MANF 2013 Scholarship

Papers Published in Journals
  • Fabrication and Performance Study of BST/Teflon Nanocomposite Thin Film for Low Voltage Electrowetting Devices by Shiraz Sohail, Ershad Ali Mistri, Afzal Khan, Susanta Banerjee and Karabi Biswas Sensor and Actuator A vol. 238, pp. 122-132 (2016)
  • Dynamic Sensing of Liquid Droplet in Electrowetting Devices by Shiraz Sohail and Karabi Biswas Sensor Letters vol. 13(9), pp. 721-734 (2015)
  • The fabrication of stable superhydrophobic surfaces using a thin Au/Pd coating over a hydrophilic 3C-SiC nanorod network by Afzal Khan, Shiraz Sohail and Chacko Jacob Applied Surface Science vol. 353, pp. 964-972 (2015)
  • Effect of Interface Layer Capacitance on Polydimethylsiloxane in Electrowetting-on-Dielectric Actuation by Shiraz Sohail, Soumen Das and Karabi Biswas Journal of Experimental Physics vol. 2015, Article ID 426435, 9 pages (2015)
  • Adhesion of Water Droplets by Low Voltage Electrowetting on a Superhydrophobic Surface of a 3C-SiC Nanorod Network by Afzal Khan, Shiraz Sohail and Chacko Jacob Materials Research Express vol. 2(12), pp. 125004 (2015)
  • Low voltage electrowetting-on-dielectric (EWOD) actuation using nanocomposite thin film by Shiraz Sohail, Ershad Ali Mistri, Afzal Khan, Susanta Banerjee and Karabi Biswas Indian Patent Application 466/KOL/2014 (2014)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • A novel appraoch for droplet position sensing in electrwetting devices by Shiaz Sohail and Karabi Biswas IEEE SENSOR 2013, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. November 3-6 (2013)
  • Study of PDMS as dielectric layer in electrowetting devices by Shiraz Sohail, Debanjan Das, Soumen Das and Karabi Biswas IWPSD 2013, Noida (New Delhi), India. December 10-13 (2013)
  • Wireless control of electrowetting devices by Vikram Singh, Shiraz Sohail, Asmita Bose, Suman Agarwal, Swetank Ambar and Karabi Biswas ICIIS 2013, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. December 17-20 (2013)
  • Electrowetting-on-dielectric induced droplet actuation in MxN Array of electrode by Shiraz Sohail, Debanjan Das, Soumen Das and Karabi Biswas COMSOL 2011, Banglore, India. November 4-5 (2011)
  • Dynamic positional study of EWOD induced droplet transportation on PDMS based micro-channel by Debanjan Das, Shiraz Sohail, Soumen Das and Karabi Biswas NCSA 11, CGCRI, Kolkata, India March 11-12 (2011)
  • Voltage and capacitance analysis of EWOD system using COMSOL by Debanjan Das, Shiraz Sohail, Soumen Das and Karabi Biswas COMSOL 2011, Banglore, India. November 4-5 (2011)

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