DR. SOUMITRA KAR

Designation : Assistant Professor

Phone No. : (Mobile) +91 8373081397
Email :
soumitrakar@gmail.com

 

Contact Details : 

Department of Applied Science,

Haldia Institute of Technology, ICARE Complex,

Hatiberia, Haldia, West Bengal, INDIA, PIN-721657

Education

Ph.D(Science): 2006, Jadavpur University

M.Sc.(Physics): 2000, Vidyasagar University

 B.Sc.(Physics Hons.): 1997, Vidyasagar University

Post Doctoral Experience:

(a) University of Central Florida, USA (2006 – 2010)

(b) CSIR Scientist’s (Govt. of India) Pool Officer (2010-2013)

 

 

Skills

 

Microsoft productivity software (Word, Excel, etc), Adobe Creative Suite, Windows

Experience
  • Teaching: 3 years
  • Research: 14 years
  • Industry: Nil

 

Course Taught

Odd Semester 2015-16

Course Code and Name

 

PH 101, Physics-1
     Course Home
PH 191, Physics-1 Lab.      Course Home

PH 391, Physics-2 Lab

 Course Home

Even Semester 2015-16

PH 201, Physics-1

 Course Home

PH 291, Physics-1 Lab.      Course Home
PH 491, Physics-2 Lab.      Course Home
 
Areas of Research

Nanoscience and nanotechnology;

Fundamentals of metal, semiconductor, dilute magnetic semiconductors, magnetic material nanostructures and their applications

 
Publications
Books/ Book Chapters: Click
Refereed Journal Publications: Click
Refereed Conference Publications: Nil
Sponsored Projects/ Grands
Nil
Patents

1.      Fabrication of high aspect ratio core-shell CdS-Mn/ZnS nanowires; Soumitra Kar and S. Santra; US Patent No. # US8142890-B1

2.      Excitation band-gap tuning of dopant based quantum dots with core-inner shell-outer shell (Band-gap engineering through semiconductor alloying of the core part of the quantum dots); Soumitra Kar and S. Santra; US Patent No. # US7855091-B1.

3.       Excitation band-gap tuning of dopant based quantum dots with core-inner shell-outer shell (Method of fabricating dopant based quantum dots with core-inner shell-outer shell); Soumitra Kar and S. Santra; US patent No. # US7776630-B1.

4.       Excitation band-gap tuning of dopant based quantum dots with core-inner shell-outer shell (product); Soumitra Kar and S. Santra; US patent No. # US7687800-B1.

Membership of Professional Bodies
Editor of International Journal, Reviewer of journals of American Chemical Society, American Institute of Physics, Royal Society of Chemistry, Elsevier, Springer, Wiley-VCH.