Smart Sensors

Flexible and Non-Silicon Electronics

Past research activities

  • Room temperature CNT based gas sensor for NH3 and NO2.
  • Single junction c-silicon solar cell (η=11.3%)
  • Synthesis and characterization of silicon nanoparticles by LPCVD
  • Nano-scale writing using Dip-pen-nanopatterning
  • SiC Schottky Diode Detector Technology
  • Diamond Detector Technology for High energy radiations
  • Hands-on-Training in MEMS
  • USM in MEMS
  • E-beam assisted piezoresistive Polysilicon thin film

Past projects, technologies developed

  • CNT based Gas sensor under CSIR-Network Project R-Nano (PSC102), Oct 2012-March 2017.
  • Silicon Tandem solar cells under CSIR-Network Project D-NEED (PSC109), Oct 2012-March 2017.
  • Deposition of Silicon Nanoparticles/Films for Photovoltaic Applications under CSIR-Network Project Nanostructured Advanced Materials, NWP-51, July 2009-March 2012.
  • Dev of Tech for Quantum Structures & Their Applications in Futuristic Silicon Based Nanoelectronics Devices. Sponsored project from DIT, GAP 6501, Jan 2005-Dec 2009.