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Name Dr. Mukesh Kumar
Designation Assistant Professor
Qualification PhD( Thin Films Processing & characterization), M.Tech. (Materials Science), M.Sc. (Physics)
Total Years of Work Experience 11 Years
Email ID [email protected]
Teching Interests Solid State Physics, Quantum Mechanics, Electronics, Engineering Physics
Research Interests Nanocrystalline Ni and Al matrix nanocomposite
Recent Publications
  • Mukesh Kumar, NP Shetti, Magnetron sputter deposited NiCu alloy catalysts for production of hydrogen through electrolysis in alkaline water. Material Science for Energy Technologies. 1 (2018) 160–165.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Rahul Mitra Comparative Study of Effects of Alloying with Cu and TiN Addition in Ni-Matrix onResidual Stress and Microstructure. International Journal of Research in Management, Science & Technology. 5 (2017) 28-32.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Rahul Mitra “Effect of substrate temperature and annealing on structure, stress and properties of reactively co-sputtered Ni-TiN nanocomposite thin films” Thin Solid Films, 624 (2017) 70-82.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Rahul Mitra “ Effect of substrate bias on structure and properties of Ni-TiN nanocomposite thin films deposited by reactive RF/DC magnetron co-sputtering system” Surface & Coatings Technology, 251 (2014) 239-246.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Suman Mishra, R. Mitra,“Effect of Ar:N2 ratio on structure and properties of Ni-TiN nanocomposite thin films processed by reactive RF/DC magnetron sputtering” Surface & Coatings Technology 228 (2013) 100-114.
  • Banerjee, Neelam Kumari, Ashis K. Singh , Mukesh Kumar “Influence of RF power on the electrical and mechanical properties of nano-structured carbon nitride thin films deposited by RF magnetron sputtering” Thin Solid Films 518 (2010) 7240–7244.
Conferences, Seminars & Workshops Papers presented at International and National Conferences

  • Mukesh Kumar “Studies on microstructure and electrical properties of RF magnetron sputter deposited NiO films” ICONSEA-2018, October 5-6, 2018, organized by Center for Advanced Materials (CAM), Qatar University and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad
  • Mukesh Kumar, Rahul Mitra, Effect of residual stress on magnetic properties of the NiCu alloy films processed by DC magnetron sputtering, ISFM-2018, April 13-15, 2018, organized by IIT Kanpur, UIC USA, PU Chandigarh.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Effect of addition of alloying element (Cu) to Ni matrix on structure and properties of Ni-TiN thin films deposited by reactive magnetron co-sputtering, SSNTDs-19, November 19-21, 2015, NIT Jalandhar.
  • Mukesh Kumar, R. Mitra, Study on microstructure and electrical properties of magnetron sputter deposited Ni-TiN nanocomposite thin films, India – Singapore Joint Physics Symposium, February 25-27, 2013, IIT Kharagpur.
  • Mukesh Kumar, Suman Mishra, R. Mitra, Influence of argon to nitrogen gas flow rate on the structure-properties relationships of Ni-TiN nanocomposite thin films processed by reactive RF/DC magnetron sputtering, IIM-NMD-ATM 2012, Jamshedpur (Awarded 2nd best poster prize)
  • Mukesh Kumar, Suman Mishra, R. Mitra, Effect of substrate bias on the structure-properties of Ni-TiN nanocomposite thin films processed by RF/DC magnetron sputtering, ICAMMP-2011(International Conference on Advances in Materials and Materials Processing), December 9-11, 2011, IIT Kharagpur

Workshops/ Short Term Courses

  • 6th Capacity Building Program, April 27-28, 2018, Shree Guru Gobind Singh Tricentenary University Gurgaon-122001, Delhi-NCR, India.
  • Pedagogic and Personal Effectiveness Workshop, in Faculty Development Program Jan 10-12, 2017, Shree Guru Gobind Singh Tricentenary University Gurgaon-122001, Delhi-NCR, India
  • Short Term Course on Recent Advances in Nanostructured Materials Sponsored by TEQIP-II, September 19-23, 2016, Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
  • Short Term Course on Advances in Material Science and Material Engineering Sponsored by TEQIP-II, August 08-14, 2016, Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
  • Short Term Course on Advances in Nuclear and Particle Physics: Present and Future Sponsored by TEQIP-II, February 07-12, 2016, Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
  • DST-SERC School on “Texture & Microstructure” October 25-29, 2010, IIT Madras
  • Short Term Course on Design & Development of Advanced Materials Sponsored by Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP) March 23-27, 2009, B.I.T Mesra, Ranchi
  • School on Pulse Power Technology Conducted by Power Beam Society of India, March 17-21, 2009, BARC Mumbai
  • DST-SERC School on “Science & Technology of Processing Plasmas” December 15-27, 2008, B.I.T Mesra, Ranchi
Achievements and Awards
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowships(2013-2014) at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
  • Institute fellowship (2009-2013) at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • GATE fellowships (2007-2009) at Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi
  • Prize for 2nd best poster in the theme area of Science & Technology of Materials at IIM-NMD-ATM 2012, Jamshedpur.
  • Member of organization committee of nation conference on “Solid State Nuclear Trace Detector-19” November 19-21, 2015, organised at Dr. B.R. Ambedkar NIT Jalandhar
Admissions Open 2019-20