National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra



Name : C.R. Mariappan
Designation : Assistant Professor
Qualification : Ph.D. (Pondicherry University)
Current Address :

Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra - 136 119.

Phone 1 (office) : 01744233498
Phone 2 (office) :
Email :

Area Of Intrest :

  • Nanomaterials, Thin films and Bioceramics.
  • Energy storage devices (Batteries and supercapacitors) and Chemical gas sensors.
  • Broadband dielectric spectroscopy.

Experience :

  • Post Doctoral Research - 6 years (France, Germany, England)
  • Visiting Scientist - 2 years (IGCAR, Department of Atomic Energy, Kalpakkam) 
  • Assistant Professor - 6 months (Tezpur Central University, Assam)

Other :

Selected Research Publications :

1. Investigation on the grain boundaries electrical characteristics of perovskite lithium ion conductors by derivative of tandelta approach. C.R. Mariappan* and O. Bohnke, Mater. Res. Bull. 74 (2016) 134.

2. Functional properties of ZnCo2O4 nano-particles obtained by thermal decomposition of a solution of binary metal nitrates. C. R. Mariappan*, R. Kumar, G.V. Prakash, RSC Advances 5 (2015) 26843.

3. Analysis of nano-structured In2O3 thin film NOx gas sensor by ac impedance spectroscopy. C. R. Mariappan*, E. Prabu, I.K. Gnanasekar, V. Jayaraman and T. Gnanasekaran, IEEE Sensors Journal 14 (2014) 651.

4. Correlation between micro-structural properties and ionic Conductivity of Li1.5Al0.5Ge1.5P3O12 Ceramics. C. R. Mariappan*, C.Yada, F. Rosciano and B. Roling, J. Power Sources 196 (2011) 6456.

5. Electrochemical double layers at the interface between Pt and glassy electrolyte: Differentiating between the anode and cathode capacitance. J. Krumpelman, C. R. Mariappan, C. Schober, and B. Roling, Phy. Rev. B 82 (2010) 224203.

6. Bioactivity of electro-thermally poled bioactive silicate glass. C. R. Mariappan*, D.M. Yunos, A.R. Boccaccini and B. Roling, Acta Biomaterialia 5 (2009) 1274.


  • Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship (2006).
  • European Research Fellowship (2007).
  • “Region des Pays de la Loire (France)” Postdoc. Res. Fellowship (2005).
  • SERB-DST Fast track scheme for Young Scientists - (2014)


  • Published in MARQUIS Who’s Who® in Science and Engineering, 10th anniversary Edition.

Ph.D Supervised:

  • Three ongoing.

M.Tech Dissertations:

  • 07 (completed); 02 (on going)

Sponsored R & D Projects:

  • SERB-DST Fast track scheme (on going).

International Research Collaboration:

  • Professor Dr. Helmut Ehrenberg, Institute for Applied Materials-Energy Storage Devices, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany.