National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS

National Institute of Technology,Kurukshetra

Rishi Pal Chauhan
Designation: Professor
Qualification: M.Sc. (Physics), M.Phil., Ph.D (Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra)
Area of Interest:
  • Radiation Physics: Radiation Hazards and Mitigation Techniques, Radiation shielding materials, Environmental radioactivity measurements using SSNTDs, CFD Modeling.of environmental radioactive pollutants 
  • Nanotechnology: Radiation-Induced material modifications,1D & 2D Nanomaterials, II-VI Semiconductor compound for sensing applications.
  • Bio-nanomaterials for antimicrobial and drug delivery  applications
Phone No.: 1744-233546, 233494
Email: chauhanrpc@gmail.com, chauhanrpc@nitkkr.ac.in
Ashavani Kumar (Head of Department)
Designation: Professor
Qualification: M.Sc. Physics, M.Phil. & Ph.D. (Aligarh Muslim University)
Area of Interest:

Nanotechnology/Nanomaterials:

  • Engineering of energy band gap for semiconductor nanomaterials, sensing materials for the development of various nanosensors, Development of composite materials for defence applications  etc.
  • Photo catalytic studies using dyes, pesticides for various nanomaterials etc.

Nuclear Physics; High Energy Physics; Cosmic Rays Physics:

Study of heavy ions characteristics in polymers,

Study of fragmentation cross sections by relativistic and high energy heavy ions using Nuclear Track Detectors

Study of fission induced by neutrons and alpha particles at moderate energy

Trace analysis of Uranium, Thorium etc.

Measurements of Radiations such as Radon and Thoron gases, etc. using track etch detectors.

Study of neutrino physics, scanning of nuclear emulsion etc.

Phone No.: 01744233495, 9896121499
Email: ashavani@yahoo.com
Neena Jaggi
Designation: Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (Kurukshetra University)
Area of Interest:

Nanomaterials, Spectroscopy, Sensors based on Carbon nanotubes

Phone No.: 01744233548 01744291379
Email: neena_jaggi@rediffmail.com jaggineena@nitkkr.ac.in
Anurag Gaur
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. awarded from I.I.T. Roorkee in 2007
Area of Interest:

Energy Storage Devices, Multiferroics, Functional Nanomaterials.

Phone No.: 01744-233496
Email: anuragdph@gmail.com, anuragdph@nitkkr.ac.in
Ashok Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Sc. (Physics), M.Tech. (I.I.T. Kharagpur), Ph.D. (I.I.T. Kanpur)
Area of Interest:

Physics of nanomaterials and thin films, Nanotechnology and energy based devices, Energy harvesting

Phone No.: +91-8950459784(Mob.)
Email: ashokku@nitkkr.ac.in
C.R. Mariappan
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (Pondicherry University)
Area of Interest:
  • Nanomaterials, Thin films and Bioceramics.
  • Electrochemical Energy storage devices (Batteries and supercapacitors)
  • Chemical gas sensors.
  • Broadband dielectric spectroscopy.
Phone No.: 01744-233-143
Email: crm@nitkkr.ac.in
Yashashchandra Dwivedi
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph. D. (Banaras Hindu University)
Area of Interest:

Laser Spectroscopy; Photonics; Hybrid Nanomaterials

Phone No.: 1744-233-503, 9896004119
Email: yashjidwivedi@gmail.com, yashjidwivedi@nitkkr.ac.in
Awnish Kumar Tripathi
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.Sc.-Ph.D. (DUAL DEGREE), IIT Kanpur
Area of Interest:

Semiconductor Physics, Organic Electronics, Physics of Nanoelectronic devices

Phone No.: 01744233494
Email: awnish1982@nitkkr.ac.in
Prakash Chand
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D. (NIT Kurukshetra)
Area of Interest:
  • Experimental Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
  • Opto-electronic Devices
  • Multiferroic Materials
  • Electrochemical Energy Storage Devices
  • Photocatalyst
Phone No.: 1744-233-549 (O)
Email: prakash@nitkkr.ac.in, KK_PC2006@yahoo.com
Sohan Lal (Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D (NIT Kurukshetra)
Area of Interest:

Dielectrics and Polymer Physics

Phone No.: +91-8295730500
Email: drsohanphy@gmail.com
Neetika Chauhan ( Non-Regular)
Designation: Assistant Professor
Qualification: Ph.D (NIT Kurukshetra)
Area of Interest:

Computational Physics and Instrumentation  

Phone No.: +91-9355999423
Email: neetika.nit@gmail.com