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     Sanjeev Kumar Sharma

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology Kharagpur - Materials Science Centre
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Shanker Ram and Prof. Debadrata Pradhan
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2014 :: In progress
AddressA-301, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Hall of Residence
Phone+918436237761
Emailsksharma@matsc.iitkgp.ernet.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
10Board of High School and Intermediate Education Uttar PradeshHindi, English, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Sanskrit2004
12Board of High School and Intermediate Education Uttar PradeshGeneral Hindi, English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry2006
B.Sc.D. D. U Gorakhpur UniversityPhysics, Mathematics, Chemistry2009
M.Sc.D. D. U Gorakhpur UniversityPhysics2011
M.Tech.Indian Institute of Technology KharagpurMaterials Science and Engineering2014

Research Areas
  • Nanomaterials, Magnetic Materials, Energy Materials

Skills
  • Synthesis of Bulk and Nanostructured Magnetic Materials and Energy Materials
  • Techniques for Materials Preparation (Arc Melting Furnace, Hydrothermal and Microwave Systems)
  • Structural and Microstructural Characterisation Techniques (XRD, FESEM and HRTEM)
  • Spectroscopic Characterisation Techniques (XPS, EDX, FTIR and Raman)
  • Thermal Characterisation Techniques (TG-DTG, DSC and DTA)
  • Temperature and Field Dependent Magnetic Properties (M-T and M-H) using SQUID
  • Magnetostrictive Properties (Strain vs Field) using (Micromeasurements Systems with M-H Loop Tracer)
  • Dielectric and Ferroelectric Measurement Techniques (PSM1735 Impedance Analyser and P-E Loop Tracer)
  • Temperature Dependent Thermal Transport Measurements (Hot Disk)
  • Expertise in Origin,Rietveld refinement using Fullprof and MAUD Softwares

Awards
  • First Best Student Award in B. Sc. in 2009 at M. M. M. P. G. College Bhatpar Rani, Deoria, Uttar Pradesh
  • Third Best Poster award in Research Scholars Day in 2016 organised by Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur

Experience
  • Participated in Basic Training Programme in Mathematics for Undergraduate Students of U.P. and Uttarakhand, Brahmanand Postgraduate College, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, 2008
  • Participated in National Graduate Physics Examination 2008-2009 organized by Indian Association of Physics Teachers
  • President, Materials Science Society (MSS), Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur, 2014-15

Teaching Experience
  • Advanced Materials Lab (Ceramics)(P) at Materials Science Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur  January - April 2014 (1 terms)
  • Advanced Materials Lab (Ceramics)(P) at Materials Science Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur  January - April 2015 (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India - GATE 2012

Papers Published in Journals
  • Improved Conductivity of Spark Plasma Sintered Ho-Substituted BaZrO3 Electrolyte Ceramics for IT-SOFCs by Deepash S. Saini, Avijit Ghosh, Shuvendu Tripathy, Sanjeev Kumar Sharma, Aparabal Kumar, D. Bhattacharya ACS Applied Energy Materials Article ASAP (2018)
  • Synthesis and magnetic properties of rare-earth free MnBi alloy A high-energy hard magnetic material by Sanjeev Kumar Sharma, H R Prakash, S Ram, D Pradhan AIP Conference Proceedings 1942, 130044 (2018)
  • Hierarchal nanostructure, microstrain, and mechanical properties in Cr-doped magnetocaloric Ni50Mn37-xCrxSn13, x 2.0, alloys by Haranahally R. Prakash, Sanjeev K. Sharma, Shanker Ram, Hans-Jorg Fecht Current Smart Materials 2,112-129 (2017)
  • Impedance and modulus spectroscopic analysis of single phase BaZrO3 ceramics for SOFC application by Deepash S. Saini, Shuvendu Tripathy, Aparabal Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar Sharma, Avijit Ghosh, D. Bhattacharya Ionics, Springer 24, 1161-1171 (2017)
  • LiMnPO4 nanoplates with in-situ growth of a sp2-carbon surface layer from a liquid precursor, phase stability, and tailored impedance properties by S. K. Sharma, T. Majumder, M. Dewan, S. Ram Current Physical Chemistry 7, 23-38 (2017)
  • Hydrothermal synthesis of LiMnPO4-C(sp2) hybrids, conductive channels, and enhanced dielectric permittivity a modulated ionic conductor by S. K. Sharma, P. V. Rajeswari, B. Tiwari, S. Ram Ionics, Springer 23, 43-53 (2016)
  • Large adiabatic temperature change in magnetoelastic transition in Ni50Mn35Cr2Sn13 Heusler alloy of granular nanostructure by H. R. Prakash, S. K. Sharma, S. Ram, and S. Chatterjee AIP Conference Proceedings 1728, 020482 (2016)
  • Magnetic Properties in MnBi Alloy of Small Crystallites for Permanent Magnet Devices by S. K. Sharma, H. R. Prakash, and S. Ram AIP Conference Proceedings 1728, 020657 (2016)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Synthesis of LiMnPO4 nanowires using a soft chemistry-a cathode material for lithium ion battery by Sanjeev Kumar Sharma and S. Ram National conference on materials for energy conversion and storage and one day workshop on computational techniques for energy materials 105 (2015)
  • Magnetic Properties in MnBi Alloy of Small Crystallites for Permanent Magnet Devices by S. K. Sharma, H. R. Prakash, and S. Ram International conference on condensed matter and applied physics 905 (2015)
  • Thermal properties in a magnetic MnBi alloy of small crystallites by S. K. Sharma and S. Ram DAE BRNS 20th Symposium and Workshop on Thermal Analysis 62 (2016)
  • Magnetic properties in rare-earth free high-energy-density hard magnetic MnBi alloy by S. K. Sharma, H. R. Prakash, and S. Ram National Conference on Functional Materials 106 (2016)
  • Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Ferromagnetic MnBi Nanostructures by S. K. Sharma, H. R. Prakash, S. Ram, and D. Pradhan MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, USA MB1.9.12 (2016)
  • Magnetic and Mechanical Properties of Ferromagnetic MnBi alloys by S. K. Sharma, H. R. Prakash, S. Ram, and D. Pradhan International conference on functional materials, Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur, India 41 (2016)
  • Structural and Mechanical Properties in Ferromagnetic Mn100-xBix Alloys by S. K. Sharma, B. Tiwari, H. R. Prakash, S. Ram, and D. Pradhan 2nd International conference on condensed matter and applied physics, Bikaner, Rajasthan, India 111 (2017)
  • Synthesis and magnetic properties of rare-earth free MnBi alloy A high-energy hard magnetic materia by S. K. Sharma, H. R. Prakash, S. Ram, and D. Pradhan 62nd DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium, BARC Mumbai, India 100 (2017)
  • Effect of thermal annealing on structure and magnetic properties of ferromagnetic Mn0.5Bi0.5 nanocrystals by S. K. Sharma, B. Tiwari, H. R. Prakash, S. Ram, D. Pradhan E-MRS Spring Meeting, Strasbourg, France Symposium- C, Abstract ID- 2PK2W (2018)

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