National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

Department of Physics

Department of Physics is involve in variety of frontline research areas which having vast importance for society, environment and defence. Department is well equipped with sufficient facilities for research purpose.

Some of the key research areas are as follows:

Nanomaterials

Materials Simulation

Gas Sensors

Optoelectronics

Spectroscopy

Radiation Physics

Energy storage devices

High Energy Physics

Polymer Physics

Energy conversion devices

 

 

Research Projects:

 

Ongoing research projects

 

S. No

Funding

Agency

Grant

(x 105 Rs.)

Duration

Principal Investigator

Title

1

IUAC,UGC

New Delhi

 

10

 

2014-17

 

Dr. R. P. Chauhan

Study of Ion Beam Induced Modifications semiconducting Nanostructures

2

SERB,

New Delhi

 

25.76

 

2014-17

 

Dr. C.R. Mariappan

Silver Nanoparticle embedded bioglasses: Electrical polarization and assessment of their biocompatibility

3

SERB,

New Delhi

 

26.23

 

2014-2017

 

Dr. Y. Dwivedi

Synthesis of Novel Random Laser Materials for Advance Photonic Applications 

 

4

IUAC

New Delhi

 

5.79

 

2017-20

 

Dr. J.K. Quamara

Dielectric Relaxation Investigations in Swift Heavy Ion Ferroelectric Ceramic/Polymer Nanocomposites

 

5

CSIR,

New Delhi

 

20

2016-19

Dr. Anurag Gaur

Investigations on Hexaferrites to search strong magnetoelectric compound at Room temperature

 

 

Project Completed

Sr. No

Funding

Agency

Grant

(x 105 Rs.)

Duration

(Years)

Principal Investigator

Title

1

DRDO

New Delhi

 

14.87

 

3

 

Dr. J. K. Quamara

Low temperature relaxation investigations in energetic Ion irradiated engineering polymers

2

DST

New Delhi

 

 

15.50

 

3

 

Dr. Ashavani Kumar

Study of high energy ions fragmentation and their applications in hydrotherapy and space radiation.

3

UGC

New Delhi

 

 

5.75

 

3

 

Dr. R.P.Chauhan

Estimation of fertilizers

induced radioactivity in plants.

4

DST

New Delhi

 

 

19.02

 

3

 

Dr. Anurag Guar

Synthesis and characterization of multiferroic materials with magnetoelectric properties

5

B.R.N.S.

Mumbai

 

30.00

 

3

Dr. R.P.Chauhan

 

Study of the factors affecting radon levels in dwellings through measurement and CFD based modeling 

6

SERB,

New Delhi

 

16.61

3

Dr. Ashok Kumar

Dye Sensitized Solar Cells : Giant improvement in efficiency using up-conversion

 

All faculty members have established active collaboration with reputed academic and research institutions for the research activities. The department extends its expertise and facilities to the society and academic institutions through consultancy, training programs, guest lecture, etc.

NIT Kurukshetra is one of the premier technical institutes of the country. Founded in 1963 as Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra, the institute was rechristened as National Institute of Technology on June 26, 2002.