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     Subhendu Bhandari

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Rubber Technology Centre
Supervisor(s)  Prof. D. Khastgir, Dr. Nikhil K. Singha
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2010 :: In progress
AddressRoom No. - 205, JCB Hall of Residence
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.Indian Instutte of Technology KharagpurRubber Technology2009
B.Tech.Institute of Jute Technology (University of Calcutta)Jute and Fibre Technology2005

Research Areas
  • Conducting Polymer
  • Electron beam radiation
  • Rubber Technology and Polymer Science
  • Electrichemical and solid state polymerization
  • Polymer composite
  • Supercapacitor

  • Synthesis of conducting polymer
  • Electrochemical polymerization
  • Solid state synthesis of conducting polymer
  • Morphological characterization of polymers
  • Electrical, electrochemical and dielectric characterization of conducting polymers
  • Nanoparticle synthesis and characterization
  • Thermal characterization of polymers
  • Electron beam irradiation
  • Fuzzy linear programming

  • GATE (2007) AIR - 9

  • Research Assistant in an ISRO funded temporary project (from 19.10.2009 to 28.12.2009) at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur.
  • Project work of 10 months duration (from 02.06.2008 to 08.04.2009) at Nicco Corporation Ltd. (Cable Division) as a part of M.Tech course.

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Instute Fellowship (Senior Research Fellow)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Synergistic effect of dopant combination and switchover in formation mechanism of polyaniline nanowire by Subhendu Bhandari, Dipak Khastgir Journal of Applied Polymer Science Vol. 132 (2015)
  • Template-free solid state synthesis of ultra-long hairy polyaniline nanowire supercapacitor by Subhendu Bhandari, Dipak Khastgir Materials Letters Vol. 135, pp 202-205 (2014)
  • Preferential distribution of polyaniline in different phases of acrylate triblock copolymer by Subhendu Bhandari, Nikhil Kumar Singha, Dipak Khastgir Materials Express Vol. 4 pp 115-124 (2014)
  • Morphology and cyclic voltammetry analysis of in situ polymerized polyaniline/graphene composites by Devesh Kumar Mahla, Subhendu Bhandari, Mostafizur Rahman, Dipak Khastgir Journal of Electrochemical Science and Engineering Vol. 3, Issue 4, pp 157- 166 (2013)
  • Electrochemical Synthesis of Nanostructured Polyaniline - Heat Treatment and Synergistic Effect of Simultaneous Dual Doping by Subhendu Bhandari, Nikhil Kumar Singha, Dipak Khastgir Journal of Applied Polymer Science Vol. 129 (2012)
  • Study on the effect of nanosilica particles on morphology, thermo-mechanical and electrical properties of liquid polysulfide modified epoxy hybrid nanocomposites by P. K. Guchhait, S. Bhandari, S. Singh, M. Rahaman International Journal of Plastics Technology Vol. 15, Issue 2, pp 150-162 (2011)
  • Optimal Machine Scheduling Using Fuzzy Linear Programming by R.S.Chanda, Ms. R. Banerjee, S. Bhandari, S. Nath Journal of the Institution of Engineers (India) (Computer Divn.) Vol. 89, pp 17-21. (2008)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Mechanochemical route to synthesize nanostructured polyaniline for supercapacitor application by Subhendu Bhandari, Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Polymers and Allied Materials IIT Patna (May, 30-31) (2014)
  • Electrically Conducting Polyaniline Nanorod for Capacitor Application by Subhendu Bhandari, Nikhil K. Singha, Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Functional Materials (Poster Presentation) IIT Kharagpur (February, 5-7) (2014)
  • Biosurfactant based synthesis of nanostructured polyaniline by Rangarajan V, Bhandari S, Khastgir D and Sen R International Conference on Rubber and Rubber-Like Materials IIT Kharagpur (March, 6-9) (2013)
  • Electrochemical synthesis of acid doped polyaniline using copper electrode by Subhendu Bhandari, Nikhil K. Singha, Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Rubber and Rubber-Like Materials IIT Kharagpur (March, 6-9) (2013)
  • Study on reactive nanoclay filled polysulfide modified polyurethane nanocomposites by Prasanta Kumar Guchhait, Subhendu Bhandari International Conference on Rubber and Rubber-Like Materials IIT Kharagpur (March, 6-9) (2013)
  • Electrical and Morphological Studies of Polyaniline/MWCNT Nanocomposites Synthesized by Different Methods by Subhendu Bhandari, Nikhil K. Singha, Dipak Khastgir International Conference on Recent Advances in Composite Materials Goa (February, 18-21) (2013)
  • Effect of processing condition of Electrochemical synthesis of Polyaniline on its structure and properties by Subhendu Bhandari, N.K.Singha, D. Khastgir Advances in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology (Poster Presentation) IIT Kharagpur (March, 3-5) (2011)
  • Electrical and morphological analysis and characterization of in-situ electropolymerized dual doped polyaniline by Subhendu Bhandari, D. Khastgir, N. K. Singha Frontiers in Polymer Chemistry (Oral Presentation) IIT Kharagpur (Novenber, 29-30) (2011)
  • Electron beam crosslinking of ethylene alkyl acrylate copolymers by T. K. Chaki, S. Bhandari NAARRI International Conference (Oral Presentation) December, 13-15 (2010)

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