Materials Science Group

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam

2017 (upto July)

[1] A common methodology for cardiac and ocular artifact suppression from the EEG recordings by combining Ensemble Empirical Mode Decomposition with regression approach
Rajesh Patel, K. Gireesan, S. Sengottuvel, M.P. Janawadkar, T.S.Radhakrishnan, Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering, 

[2] A new prescription for transforming polarization states of light using two quarter wave plates.
B. Radhakrishna, Optics Letters, Opt. Eng. 56(3), 034110 (2017), 

[3] A novel and simple x-ray slit for diamond anvil cell based x-ray diffraction experiments
K. A Irshad, N. R. Sanjay Kumar and N. V. Chandra Shekar, Measure. Sci. Tech.28 (2017)047002, 

[4] A vista of the exotic materials: Offshoot of high pressure research
N. V. Chandra Shekar and N. R. Sanjay Kumar, IAPT Bulletin 9 (2017) 88-93, 

[5] Alloying of Metal Nanoparticles by Ion-beam Induced Sputtering
P. Magudapathy, S. K. Srivastava, P. Gangopadhyay, S. Amirthapandian, K. Saravanan, A. Das and B. K. Panigrahi, Chem. Phys. Lett. 667 (2017) 38-44, 

[6] Anomalous lattice compressibility of hexagonal Eu2O3
K A Irashad and N V Chandra Shekar, Mat. Phys. Chem. 195 (2017) 88-93, 

[7] Au induced crystallization and layer exchange in a-Si/Au thin film on glass below and above the eutectic temperature
Ch. Kishan Singh, T. Tah, K. K. Madapu, K. Saravanan, S. Ilango and S. Dash, journal of non crysytalline solids 460 (2017) 130-135, 

[8] Charged vacancy induced enhanced piezoelectric response of reactive assistive IBSD grown AlN thin films
Neha Sharma*, Martando Rath, S. Ilango, T. R. Ravindran, M. S. Ramachandra Rao, S. dash and A.K. Tyagi, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics Applied Physics 50 (1), 015601, 

[9] Compressibility Study of UIr2
Balmukund Shukla, N. R. Sanjay Kumar, Sharat Chandra, N. V. Chandra Shekar,A. K. Sinha, Anuj Upadhyay and M. N. Singh, Intermetallics. 83 (2017) 110-114, 

[10] Defect induced magnetism and super spin glass state in nano structured AlN thin films
Shilpam Sharma, E. P. Amaladass, Awadhesh Mani , Materials and Design 131, 204 (2017), DOI: 10.1016/j.matdes.2017.06.020, 

[11] Effective Extraction of Visual Event-Related Pattern by Combining Template Matching With Ensemble Empirical Mode Decomposition.
Rajesh Patel, N. Mariyappa, S. Sengottuvel, K. Gireesan, C. Parasakthi, M.P. Janawadkar and T.S.Radhakrishnan, IEEE SENSORS JOURNAL, VOL. 17, NO. 7, APRIL 1, 2017, 

[12] Enhanced ethanol gas sensing performance of Zinc-Tin-Vanadium
M. Chitra1, K. Uthayarani1, N. Rajasekaran2, N. Neelakandeswari2, E. K. Girija3, D. Pathinettam Padiyan4 & G. Mangamma5 , RSC Advances , 6,2016, page 111526-111538, 

[13] Enhanced superconductivity and Superconductor to insulator transition in homogeneously disordered nano-crystalline molybdenum thin films
Shilpam Sharma, E. P. Amaladass, Neha Sharma, V. Harimohan, S. Amirthapandian, Awadhesh Mani, Physica B 514, 89 (2017), DOI: 10.1016/j.physb.2017.03.044, 

[14] Evolution of defects in nanoporous gold with annealing temperature using low energy positron beam experiments
C. Lakshmanan, R. N. Viswanath, R. Rajaraman, S. Dash, G. Amarendra and C. S. Sundar, submitted to Europhysics Letters, 

[15] Highly Sensitive, Atmospheric Pressure Operatable Sensors Based on Au Nanoclusters Decorated TiO2@Au Heterojunction Nanorods for Trace Level NO2 Gas Detection
Dinesh Veeran Ponnuvelu, Biji Pullithadathil, Arun K Prasad, Sandip Dhara, Kamruddin Mohamed, Ashok Kumar Tyagi and Baldev Raj, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 

[16] Influence of Er 3þ ion concentration on spectroscopic properties and luminescence behavior in Er 3þ doped Strontium telluroborate glasses
K. Annapoorani, N. Suriya Murthy, T.R. Ravindran, K. Marimuthu, Published in Journal of Luminescence, 

[17] Influence of Er doping on magnetic and magnetocaloric behavior of hexagonal Yb1-xErxMnO3 (x = 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.5, 0.7 & 1.0) manganites
Bhumireddi Sattibabu, A. K. Bhatnagar, K. Vinod and Awadhesh Mani, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 716 (2017) 284-290, 

[18] Magnetocaloric effect in In doped YbMnO3
Bhumireddi Sattibabu, A. K. Bhatnagar, K. Vinod, and Awadhesh Mani, Physica B 514 (2017) 37-40, 

[19] Near Field Optical and Spectroscopic Imaging of InN Nanostructures
Kishore K. Madapu, A. K. Sivadasan and Sandip Dhara, DAE-SSPS 2016, AIP Conference Proceedings 1832, 050147 (2017), 

[20] Octadecanethiol-grafted molybdenum disulfide nanosheets as oil-dispersible additive for reduction of friction and wear
K. Sangita, H. P. Mungse, G. Rashi Gusain, N. Kumar, H. Sugimura, O. P. Khatri, FlatChem, 

[21] Optical band-gap and associated Urbach energy tails in defected AlN thin films grown by ion beam sputter deposition: Effect of assisted ion energy
Neha Sharma*, K. Prabakar, S. Ilango, S. Dash, A. K. Tyagi, Advanced materials letters prc. , 

[22] Optical properties of AlGaN nanowires synthesized via ion beam techniques
Santanu Parida, P. Magudapathy, A. K. Sivadasan, Ramanathaswamy Pandian and Sandip Dhara, J. Appl. Phys. 121, 205901 (2017), 

[23] Physicochemical properties of nanocomposite: Hydroxyapatite in reduced graphene oxide
A. Rajesh, G. Mangamma, T .N. Sairam, S. Subramanian, S.Kalavathi, M. Kamruddin, S. Dash, Materials Science and Engineering: C76 (2017) 203, 

[24] Polarization Induced Conductive AFM on Cobalt Doped ZnO Nanostructures
Pradosh Kumar Sahoo, G. Mangamma*, A. Rajesh, M. Kamruddin and S. Dash, DAE-SSPS2016, AIP proceedings, published vol 1832,pages 50170 2017, 

[25] Robust water repellent ZnO nanorod array by Swift Heavy Ion Irradiation: Effect of Electronic Excitation Induced Local Chemical State Modification
Kugalur Shanmugam Ranjith, Lalitha Raveendran Nivedita, Kandasami Asokan, Satheesh Krishnamurthy, Ramanathaswamy Pandian, Mohammed Kamruddin, Devesh Kumar Avasthi, Ramasamy Thangavelu Rajendra Kumar, Nature Scientific Reports, 

[26] Role of 1-D finite size Heisenberg chain in increasing metal to insulator transition temperature in hole rich VO2
Raktima Basu, Manas Sardar, Santanu Bera, P. Magudapathy and Sandip Dhara , Nanoscale, 2017, 9, 6537, 

[27] Spectroscopic investigation of native defects induced electron-phonon coupling in GaN nanowires
Santanu Parida, Avinash Patsha, Santanu Bera and Sandip Dhara, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys , 

[28] Spin flip of multiqubit states in discrete phase space.
K.Srinivasan and G.Raghavan, Journal of Physics A:Mathematical and theoretical 50, 085302 (2017), 

[29] Spin transfer torque in non-collinear magnetic tunnel junctions exhibiting quasiparticle bands : A non-equilibrium Green's function study
S. Mathi Jaya, Euro. Phys. J. B, 

[30] Structural, electrical and dielectric properties of nanocrystalline LiMgBO3 particles synthesized by Pechini process
Kamatam Hari Prasad, S. Subramanian, T.N. Sairam, G. Amarendra, E.S. Srinadhu, N. Satyanarayana , Journal of Alloys and Compounds 718 (2017) 459-470, 

[31] Surfactant assisted control on optical,fluorescence and phonon lifetime in
α-Bi2O3 microrods
Hariharan S. Udayabhaskar R., Ravindran T.R. ,Karthikeyan, Published in Spectrochima Acta A, 

[32] The role of substrate bias and nitrogen doping on the structural evolution and local elastic modulus of diamond-like carbon films
S. R. Polaki, K. Ganesan, S. K. Srivastava, M. Kamruddin, and A. K. Tyagi,, Journal of Physics D: Applied physics, 

[33] The Self-catalytic and Catalyst Assisted CVD Growth of High Optical Quality AlGaN Nanowires
A. K. Sivadasan, Santanu Parida, and Sandip Dhara, DAE-SSPS 2016, AIP Conference Proceedings 1832, 050132 (2017); doi: 10.1063/1.4980365, 

[34] Theoretical study of high-pressure phase stability of NaZr2(PO4)3 via elastic constants and equation of state
Ravi CHINNAPPAN and B. K. Panigrahi, Indian journal of physics, 

[35] Tribofilm formation in ultrananocrystalline diamond film
Revati Rani, K J Sankaran, N Kumar, K Ganesan, S Chakravarty, I-Nan Lin, Diamond and Related Materials, 

[36] Tunable transport property of oxygen ion in metal oxide thin film: Impact of electrolyte orientation on conductivity
P. Arunkumar, R. Ramaseshan, S. Dash & K. Suresh Babu, Scientific Reports, 

[37] Types of nitrogen incorporation in reactively sputtered titania thin films: Influence on UV–visible, photocatalytic and photoconduction properties
Ramanathaswamy Pandian, Gomathi Natarajan, Nanda Gopala Krishna Dhaipule, Arun K. Prasad, M. Kamruddin, A.K. Tyagi, Thin Solid Films 616 (2016) 466–476, 

[38] X-ray Diffraction and Raman spectroscopic studies on the Mixed rare earth-sesquioxide ceramic system: (Eu1-xHox)2O3
K A Irshad, N V Chandra Shekar, T R Ravindran, V Srihari and K K Pandey, J. Mol. Struc. 1128 (2017) 325-329,