Selected Publications:


Prof. Rajiv Prakash

  1. A comparative Study of Aptasensor Vs Immunosensor for Label-Free PSA Cancer Detection on GQDs-AuNRs Modified Screen-Printed Electrodes, N. R. Nirala, Monika Srivastava, S. K. Srivastava and Rajiv Prakash​, Scientific Reports, 8 (2018) 1923; 10.1038/s41598-018-19733-z 
  2. One step synthesis of AuNPs@MoS2-QDs composite as a robust peroxidase mimetic for instant unaided eye detection of glucose in serum, saliva and tear, Vinita, N. R. Nirala and Rajiv Prakash, Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 263 (2018) 109-119
  3. DNA assisted regioregular poly (3, 3‴-didodecyl quarterthiophene), rr-PQT-12 fiber: Organic bio-electronic devices, Manish K. Singh, Ashish Kumar and Rajiv Prakash,Organic Electronics, 54 (2018) 209-215
  4. Homogenous Dispersion of MoS2 Nanosheets in Polyindole Matrix at Air–Water Interface Assisted by Langmuir Technique,Richa Mishra, Narsingh R. Nirala, Rajiv Kumar Pandey, Ravi Prakash Ojha and Rajiv Prakash,Langmuir, 33 (2017) 13572–13580
  5. Self-assembly of regioregular poly [2,5-bis(3-tetradecylthiophen-2-yl)thieno[3,2-bithiophene], pBTTT-C14 in solvent-mixture and study of its junction behaviour,Manish K. Singh, Ashish Kumar and Rajiv Prakash,Organic Electronics, 50 (2017) 138-146
  6. Air-stable vapor phase sensing of ammonia in sub-threshold regime of poly(2,5-bis(3-tetradecylthiophen-2yl)thieno(3,2-b)thiophene) based polymer thin-film transistor,Praveen Kumar Sahu, Manish Pandey, Chandan Kumar, Shyam S. Pandey, Wataru Takashima, V. N. Mishra and Rajiv Prakash,Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 246 (2017) 243-251
  7. High-performance photo detector based on hydrothermally grown SnO2 nanowire/ reduced graphene oxide (rGO) hybrid materialManish Kumar Singh, Rajiv K. Pandey, Rajiv Prakash,Organic Electronics, 50 (2017) 359-366
  8. The nanocrystal line coordination polymer of AMT–Ag for an effective detection of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride in pharmaceutical formulation and biological fluid,Madhu Tiwari, Ashish Kumar, Uma Shankar, Rajiv Prakash,Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 85 (2016) 529–535
  9. Nano-porous network of DMTD-Ag coordination polymer for the ultra-trace detection of anticholinergic drug, Madhu Tiwari, Ashish Kumar and Rajiv Prakash,Polymer, 82 (2016) 66-74
  10. Musa Paradisica Peel Extract as Green Corrosion Inhibitor for Mild Steel in HCl Solution,GopalJi, Shadma Anjum, Shanthi Sundaram, Rajiv Prakash,Corrosion Science, 90 (2014) 107-117

 Prof. P. Maiti

  1. Controlled Drug Delivery Vehicles for Cancer Treatment and Their Performances; Sudipta Senapati, Arun Mahanta, Sunil Kumar and Pralay Maiti Signal Transduction and Targeted Therapy (in press)
  2. Polyurethane-Chitosan Brush as Injectable Hydrogel for Controlled Drug Delivery and Tissue Engineerin; Arun K. Mahanta, Sudipta Senapati and Pralay Maiti  Polymer Chemistry 8 (40), 6233-6249 (2017)
  3. Biodegradable poly(-caprolactone) as controlled drug delivery vehicle of vancomycin for the treatment of MRSA infection; Alok Rai, Sudipta Senapati, Shyam K. Saraf and Pralay Maiti Journal of Materials Chemistry B: 4, 5151 – 5160 (2016)
  4. Reversible Bidirectional Shape Memory Effect in Polyurethanes through Molecular Flipping ; Arpan Biswas, Vinod K. Aswal, P.U. Sastry, Dipak Rana and Pralay Maiti Macromolecules 49, 4889 − 4897 (2016)
  5. Layered Double Hydroxides as Effective Carrier for Anticancer Drugs and Tailoring of Release Rate through Interlayer Anions; Sudipta Senapati, Ravi Thakur, Shiv P. Verma, Shivali Duggal, Durga P. Mishra, Parimal Das, T. Shripathi, Mohan Kumar, Dipak Rana, and  Pralay Maiti   Journal of Controlled Release 224, 186–198 (2016)
  6. Nanoclay and Swift Heavy Ions Induced Piezoelectric and Conducting Nanochannel based Polymeric Membrane for Fuel Cell; Karun Kumar Jana, Anshuman Srivastava, Om Parkash, Devesh K. Avasthi, Dipak Rana, Vinod K.  Shahi and Pralay Maiti Journal of Power Sources 301, 338–347 (2016)
  7. Polyurethane grafted chitosan as new biomaterials for controlled drug delivery ; Arun Kumar Mahanta, Vikas Mittal, Nitesh Singh, Debabrata Dash, Sudip Malik, Mohan Kumar and Pralay Maiti Macromolecules 48, 2654–2666 (2015)
  8. Poly(vinylidene fluoride-co-hexafluoro propylene) nanohybrid membrane using swift heavy ions irradiation for fuel cell application; Karun Kumar Jana, Amit K. Thakur, Vinod K. Shahi, Devesh K. Avasthi, Dipak Rana, and Pralay Maiti Journal of Materials Chemistry A 3, 10413–10424 (2015)
  9. Bone cement based nanohybrid as super biomaterial for bone healing ; Govinda Kapusetti, Nira Misra, Vakil Singh, Swati Srivastava, Partha Roy, Kausik Dana and Pralay Maiti  Journal of Materials Chemistry B 2(25), 3984-3997 (2014)
  10. CNT Induced β-phase in Polylactide : Unique Crystallization, Biodegradation and Biocompatibility"; Narendra K. Singh, Sunil K. Singh, Debabrata Dash, Prasad Gonugunta, Manjusri Misra, Pralay Maiti Journal of Physical Chemistry C 117, 10163-10174 (2013)

Dr. (Mrs.) Chandana Rath

  1. Monoclinic to cubic phase transformation and photoluminescence properties in Hf1-xSmxO2 (x= 0 - 0.12) nanoparticles; Sandeep Kumar, S.B. Rai and Chandana Rath; Journal of Applied Physics, Jan 123, 055108(2018)                                                                                     

  2. 500 keV Ar2+ ion Irradiation Induced Anatase to Brookite Phase Transformation and Ferromagnetism at Room Temperature in TiO2 Thin Films; B. Bharati, N. C. Mishra, D. Kanjilal and Chandana Rath; Applied Surface Science, 428, 2018, 723-729

  3. Multifunctional Role of Dysprosium in HfO2: Stabilization of High Temperature Cubic Phase,Magnetic and Photoluminescence Properties; Sandeep Kumar, S. B. Rai and Chandana Rath; Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 19, 2017, 18957 – 18967

  1. Cation Distribution Dependent Magnetic Properties in CoCr2-xFexO4 (x= 0.1 to 0.5): EXAFS, Mӧssbauer and Magnetic Measurements; D. Kumar , A. Banerjee, A. Mahmoud and Chandana Rath; Dalton Transactions 46, 2017, 10300-10314

  1. ​Evolution of structure and magnetic properties of stoichiometry and oxygen rich LaMnO3 nanoparticle; Priyanka Tiwari and ​Chandana Rath; Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 441 (2017) 635 – 641

  1. Enhanced Photocatalytic Degradation of Dyes under Sunlight using Biocompatible TiO2 Nanoparticles; B. Bharati, A. K. Sonkar, N. Singh, D. Dash and Chandana Rath; Materials Research Express, 4(8) (2017) 085503

  1. Swift heavy ion irradiation induced structural phase transitions in BaTiO3: An in-situ x-ray diffraction study; RS Solanki, JP Patel, Chandana Rath, PK Kulriya, DK Avasthi, D. Pandey; arXiv preprint arXiv:1703.02262

  1. Structural and Magnetic Properties Of LaMnO3 Nanoparticles With Varying La Concentration; Priyanka Tiwari and Chandana  Rath; AIP Conference Proceedings 1832 (2017) 050099 doi: 10.1063/1.4980332

  1.  Effect of size reduction on cation distribution and magnetic transitions in CoCr2O4 multiferroic: EXAFS, magnetic and diffused neutron scattering measurements; Jagadish Galivarapu, D. Kumar, A. Banerjee, V. Sathe, Giuliana Aquilanti and Chandana Rath; RSC Advances, 6 (2016) 63809-63819

  1. Size dependent magnetic transitions in CoFe0.1Cr1.9O4 nanoparticles studied by magnetic and neutron polarisation analysis; Durgesh Kumar, Jagadish Galivarapu, Alok Banerjee, Kirill Nemkovski, Yixi Su and Chandana Rath Nanotechnology 27 (2016) 175702 (10pp



  1. Incommensurately modulated phase and charge ordering transition in nanocrystalline Nd0.5Sr0.5MnO3 perovskite; Uma Shankar, Rishikesh Pandey and Akhilesh Kumar Singh; J. Appl. Phys. 123, 124301-124311 (2018).
  2. Energy transfer dynamics and time resolved photoluminescence in BaWO4:Eu3+nanophosphors synthesized by mechanical activation; Paramananda Jena, Santosh K. Gupta, Narendra Kumar Verma, Akhilesh Kumar Singh and R. M. Kadam; New J. Chem. 41, 8947-8958 (2017).
  3. Origin of ferroelectric P-E loop in cubic compositions and structure of poled (1-x)Bi(Mg1/2Zr1/2)O3-xPbTiO3piezoceramics; Ashutosh Upadhyay, Rishikesh Pandey and Akhilesh Kumar Singh; J. Am. Ceram. Soc. 100, 1743-1750 (2017).
  4. Electric field induced structural transformations across the Morphotropic Phase boundary of (1-x)Bi(Mg1/2Ti1/2)O3-xPbTiO3 piezoceramics; Ashutosh Upadhyay and Akhilesh Kumar Singh; Scripta Materilia 115, 71-74 (2016).
  5. Investigation of Crystal Structure of SrLa(FeTi)O6 and BaLa(FeTi)O6 Perovskites by Rietveld Refinement; Uma Shankar, Puneet Agrwal, Rishikesh Pandey and Akhilesh Kumar Singh; Solid State Sciences 52, 78-82 (2016).
  6. Origin of Suppression of Charge Ordering Transition in Nanocrystalline Ln0.5Ca0.5MnO3 (Ln = La, Nd, Pr) Ceramics; Uma Shankar and Akhilesh Kumar Singh, J. Phys. Chem. C 119, 28620-28630 (2015).
  7. Grain size dependent phase stabilities and presence of a monoclinic (Pm) phase in the morphotropic phase boundary region of (1-x)Bi(Mg1/2Ti1/2)O3-xPbTiO3 piezoceramics; Ashutosh Upadhyay, Akhilesh Kumar Singh; J . Appl. Phys. 117, 144102 (2015).
  8. Electric field induced cubic to monoclinic phase transition in multiferroic 0.65Bi(Ni1/2Ti1/2)O3-0.35PbTiO3 solid solution; Rishikesh Pandey and Akhilesh Kumar Singh; Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 162901 (2014).  
  9. Phase Coexistence and the Structure of the MPB Region in (1-x)Bi(Mg1/2Zr1/2)O3- xPbTiO3 Solid Solution; Rishikesh Pandey, Ashish Tiwari, Ashutosh Upadhyay and Akhilesh Kumar Singh; Acta Materilia 76, 198-206 (2014).   
  10. Structural analysis of nanostructured iron antimonate by experimental and quantum chemical simulation and its LPG sensing; Satyendra Singh, Vineet Gupta, B.C. Yadav, Poonam Tandon, Akhilesh Kumar Singh; Sensors and Actuators B 195, 373-381 (2014).

Dr. Chandan Upadhyay

  1. P Singh, C Upadhyay; Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (2018)
  2. Nature of ferroelectric transitions in spin ice Ho2Ti2O7 and Dy2Ti2O7; PK Yadav, C Upadhyay; arXiv preprint arXiv:1711.08630 (2017)
  3. Size selectivity of magnetite core-(Ag/Au) shell nanoparticles for multimodal imaging applications; P Singh, C Upadhyay; Materials Research Express 4 (10), 105401 (2017)
  4. Self‐Assembly of Solution‐Processable Polyindole via Langmuir‐Blodgett Technique: An Insight to Layer‐Dependent Charge Transport and Electronic Parameters; R Mishra, RK Pandey, C Upadhyay, R Prakash ; ChemistrySelect 2 (21), 6009-6015 (2017)
  5. DDAB‐Triggered, Size‐Sorted, Instant Phase‐Switching of Silver Nanoparticles; R Mishra, S Mishra, C Upadhyay, R Prakash; ChemistrySelect 2 (10), 3028-3034 (2017)


Dr. B.N.Pal

  1. Kenath, G.S., Mahadevu, R., Sharma, A., Gangwar, V.K., Chatterjee, S., Pandey, A. and Pal, B.N., 2018. Shell Thickness Dependent Tunable Threshold Voltage Single Quantum Dot Rectification Diode. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C,2018.122(5), pp3176-3181.
  2. Sharma, A., Chourasia, N.K., Sugathan, A., Kumar, Y., Jit, S., Liu, S.W., Pandey, A., Biring, S. and Pal, B.N., 2018. Solution processed Li 5 AlO 4 dielectric for low voltage transistor fabrication and its application in metal oxide/quantum dot heterojunction phototransistors. Journal of Materials Chemistry C., 2018,6,pp790-798.
  3. Kenath, G.S., Maity, P., Kumar, Y., Kumar, H., Gangwar, V.K., Chaterjee, S., Jit, S., Ghosh, A.K. and Pal, B.N., 2017. Single quantum dot rectifying diode with tunable threshold voltage Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 5 (37), pp.9792-9798.
  4. Il Ku Kim, B. N. Pal, Mujeeb Ullah, Paul L. Burn, Shih-Chun Lo, Paul Meredith and Ebinazar B. Namdas, High-Performance, Solution-Processed Non-polymeric Organic Photodiodes (2014), Adv. Optical Mater. Adv. Optical Mater. 2015, 3, 50–56 (Cover page article).
  5.   K. Muhieddine, M.Ullah, B. N. Pal, P. Burn, and E. B. Namdas, All Solution-Processed, Hybrid Light Emitting Field Effect Transistors, Adv. Mater. 2014, 26, 6410–6415 (Cover page article).
  6.  W. Koh, A. Y. Koposov, J. T. Stewart, B N. Pal, I. Robel, J. M. Pietryga & Victor I. Klimov, Heavily doped n-type PbSe and PbS nanocrystals using ground-state charge transfer from cobaltocene, Scientific Report, 3:2004, 2013 (a Nature group journal)DOI: 10.1038/srep02004,
  7.  B. N. Pal, Y. Ghosh, S. Brovelli, R. Laocharoensuk, Victor. I. Klimov, J. Hollingsworth, H. Htoon, “Giant' CdSe/CdS core/shell nanocrystal quantum dots as efficient electroluminescent materials: Strong influence of shell thickness on light-emitting diode performance”, Nano Lett., 12 (1), pp 331–336, 2012.
  8.  B. N. Pal, I. Robel, A. Mohite, R. Laocharoensuk D. Werder, and V. I. Klimov “High-Sensitivity p-n Junction Photodiodes Based on PbS Nanocrystal Quantum Dots”, Adv. Funct. Mater., 22, 1741-1748, 2012
  9.  B. N. Pal, B. M. Dhar, K. See, and H. E. Katz, “Solution-deposited sodium beta-alumina gate dielectrics for low-voltage and transparent field-effect transistors”, Nature Materials,  8, 898-903, 2009.
  10. News and View: “OXIDE DIELECTRICS A change of direction” H Klauk, Nature Materials, 8, 853-854, 2009.
Dr. A.K.Mishra
  1. C.P. Singh, Nikhil S., Anwesha J., A.K. Mishra* and A. Paul*, Proton conduction through oxygen functionalized few layer graphene, Chemical Communication 52 (2016) 12661-12664. 
  2. R. Sharma, R. Yadav, J. Anees, S. Sanda, A. R. Barik,  A.K. Mishra, T.K. Maji, D. Karmakar and K.V. Adarsh*, Strong interlayer coupling mediated giant two photon absorption in MoSe2/GO heterostructure: Quenching of exciton bands,Physical Review B­ 93 (2016) 155433. 
  3. A.K. Mishra, K.V. Lakshmi and L. Huang*, Eco-friendly synthesis of metal dichalcogenides nanosheets and their environmental remediation potential driven by visible light, Scientific Reports - Nature Publications Group 5 (2015) 15718. 
  4. C.P. Singh, A.K. Mishra* and A. Paul*, Highly conducting reduced graphene synthesis via low temperature chemically assisted exfoliation and energy storage application, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 3 (2015) 18557-18563. 
  5. A.K. Mishra and L. Huang*, TiO2  decorated graphite nanoplatelets nanocomposites for high temperature sensor applications, Small 11 (2015) 361-366. 
  6. A.K. Mishra and L. Huang*, Substrate effect on phonon confinement in TiO2 nanoparticles for thermal sensing application, Applied Physics Letters 105 (2014) 113104-4. 
  7. A.K. Mishra, J. Wang and L. Huang*, Thermal sensitive quantum and phonon confinements for temperature mapping in extreme environments, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118 (2014) 7222-7228. 
  8. H. Sun, X. Sun, M. Yu, A.K. Mishra, L. Huang, and J. Lian*, Silica-gold core-shell nanosphere for ultrafast dynamic nanothermometer, Advanced Functional Materials 24 (2014) 2389-2395. 
  9. A.K. Mishra and S. Ramaprabhu*, Nanostructured polyaniline decorated graphene sheets for reversible CO2 capture, Journal of Materials Chemistry 22 (2012) 3708-3712.
  10. A.K. Mishra and S. Ramaprabhu*, Nano magnetite decorated multiwalled carbon nanotubes: A robust nanomaterial for enhanced carbon dioxide adsorption, Energy and Environmental Science 4 (2011) 889-895. 

Dr. S.K.Mishra

  1. S. K. Mishra, F. Radu, H. A. Dürr, and W. Eberhardt,Training-induced positive exchange bias in NiFe/IrMn bilayers Phys. Rev. Lett. 102,177208 (2009).
  2. F. Radu, S. K. Mishra, I. Zizak, A. I. Erko, H. A. Dürr, W. Eberhardt, G. Nowak, S. Buschhorn, H. Zabel, K. Zhernenkov, M. Wolff, D. Schmitz, E. Schierle, E. Dudzik, R. Feyerherm,Origin of the reduced exchange bias in an epitaxial FeNi(111)/CoO(111) bilayer Phys. Rev. B 79, 184425 (2009).
  3. S. K. Mishra, F. Radu, S. Valencia, E. Schierle, D. Schmitz, H. A. Dürr, and W. Eberhardt,Dual behavior of antiferromagnetic uncompensated spins in NiFe/IrMn exchange biased bilayer Phys. Rev. B 81, 212404 (2010).
  4. F. Kronast, J. Schlichting, F. Radu, S. K. Mishra, T. Noll, and H. A. Dürr, Spin-resolved photoemission microscopy and magnetic imaging in applied magnetic fields Surf. Interface Anal. 42, 1532 (2010).
  5. S. K. Mishra, D. Mazumdar, K. Tarafdar, Lin-Wang Wang, S. D. Kevan, C. Sanchez Hanke, A. Gupta, S. Roy, Altered magnetism and new electronic length scales in magneto-electric La2/3Sr1/3MnO3/BiFeO3 heterointerface New J. Phys. 15, 113042 (2013).
  6. M. C. Langner, S. Roy, S. K. Mishra, J. C. T. Lee, X. W. Shi, M. A. Hossain, Y. D. Chuang, S. Seki, Y. Tokura, S. D. Kevan, and R. W. Schoenlein, Coupled skyrmion sublattices in Cu2OSeO3revealed by resonant soft x-ray scattering Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 167202 (2014).
  7. M. C. Langner, S. Roy, A. Kemper, Y.-D. Chuang, S. K. Mishra, R. Versteeg, Y. Zhu, M.P. Hertlein, T.E. Glover, K. Dumesnil, and R. W. Schoenlein, Scattering bottleneck for spin dynamics in metallic helical antiferromagnetic Dysprosium Phys. Rev. B 92, 184423 (2015).
  8. J. C. T Lee, J. Chess, S. A. Montoya, X. Shi, N. Tamura, S. K. Mishra, P. Fischer, Benjamin Mc- Morran, S. K. Sinha, E. Fullerton, S. D. Kevan, and S. Roy, Synthesizing Skyrmion molecules in Fe-Gd thin films Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 022402 (2016).

Dr. Sanjay Singh

    1.  P. Devi, Sanjay Singh, B. Dutta, K. Manna, S.W. D'Souza, Y. Ikeda, E. Suard, V. Petricek, P. Simon, P. Werner, S. Chadhov, Stuart S.P. Parkin, C.        Felser, D. Pandey, Adaptive modulation in the Ni2Mn1.4In0.6 magnetic shape-memory Heusler alloy, Phys. Rev. B  97, 224102 (2018).

   2. A. S. Sukhanov, Sanjay Singh, L. Caron, Th. Hansen, A. Hoser, V. Kumar, H.. Borrmann, A. Fitch, P. Devi, K. Manna, C. Felser, D.S. Inosov,               Gradual pressure-induced change in the magnetic structure of the noncollinear antiferromagnet Mn3Ge, Phys. Rev.  B 97, 214402 (2018).

   3. L. Caron, B. Dutta, P. Devi, M. Ghorbani Zavareh, T. Hickel, R. Cabassi, F. Bolzoni, S. Fabbrici, F. Albertini, C. Felser, and Sanjay Singh*, Effect of       Pt substitution on the magnetocrystalline anisotropy of Ni2MnGa: A competition between chemistry and elasticity,  Phys. Rev. B 96, 054105 (2017).

   4.  Sanjay Singh, B. Dutta, S. W. D’Souza, M. G. Zavareh, P. Devi, A. S. Gibbs, T.  Hickel, S. Chadov, C. Felser and D. Pandey, Nature Commun.  8,      1006 (2017).                          

   5. Jayita Nayak, Shu-Chun Wu, Nitesh Kumar, Chandra Shekhar, Sanjay Singh, Jorg Fink, Emile E.D. Rienks, Gerhard H. Fecher, Stuart S.P. Parkin,     Binghai  Yan & Claudia Felser, Nature Commun.  8, 13942 (2017).   
   6. Sanjay Singh, S. W. D’Souza, J. Nayak, E. Suard, L. Chapon, A. Senyshyn, V. Petricek, Y.  Skourski, M. Nicklas, C. Felser & S. Chadov, Nature           Commun.  7, 12671 (2016). 
  7.Sanjay Singh, Luana Caron, Sunil Wilfred D'Souza, Tina Fichtner, Giacomo Porcari, Simone Fabbrici, Chandra Shekhar , Stanislav Chadov ,                 Massimo Solzi , and Claudia Felser, Advanced Materials 28, 3321 (2016).

  8. Sanjay Singh, S. W. D’Souza, J. Nayak,  L. Caron,  E. Suard,  S. Chadov,  and C. Felser ”Effect of platinum substitution on the structural and                 magnetic properties of Ni2MnGa ferromagnetic shape memory alloyPhys. Rev. B  93, 134102 (2016).

  9. Sanjay Singh, Pallavi Kushwaha, F. Scheibel, Hanns-Peter Liermann, S. R. Barman, M. Acet, C. Felser, and D. Pandey Residual stress induced   stabilization of martensite phase and its effect on the magnetostructural transition in Mn-rich Ni-Mn-In/Ga magnetic shape-memory alloys” Phys. Rev. B   92, 020105(R) (2015).

  10. Sanjay Singh, R. Rawat, S. E. Muthu, S. W. D’Souza, E. Suard, A. Senyshyn, S. Banik, P. Rajput, S. Bharadwaj, A. M. Awasthi, R. Ranjan, S.             Arumugam, D. Schlagel T. Lograsso, Aparna Chakrabarti, and S. R. Barman, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 246601 (2012).