Designation : Professor & Dean

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Department of Applied Science,

Haldia Institute of Technology, ICARE Complex,

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


Ph.D(Tech): 1989, University of Calcutta  

M.Sc.(Physics): 1983, University of Calcutta

 B.Sc.(Physics Hons.): 1980, University of Calcutta

Post Doctoral Experience:

(a) Dept. of Physics, Imperial College, London, U.K. (1990-91)

(b) School of Electronics Engg., University of Bath, U.K. (1991-1992)

(c) Dept. of Material Science, Indian Assoc. Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, W.B. (1992-1996)



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  • Teaching: 22 years (1996 till Date)
  • Research: 32 years (1984 till Date)
  • Industry: Nil
Course Taught

Odd Semester 2016-17

Course Code and Name

PH 301, Engg. Physics-II  Course Home
EI 503A, Optoelectronics and Fiber Optics  Course Home

Even Semester 2016-17

PH 401, Engg. Physics-II

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Areas of Research
  • Optoelectronic / Nanophotonic Materials and Devices
  • Nanostructured III – V Semiconductors and Photonic Device Aspects
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Poly- and nano-crystalline II-VI Semiconductor Materials for Photonic / Nanophotonic Applications
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Sponsored Projects/ Grands
(a) Project (Completed)  : Synthesis of ZnO and ZnO/polyaniline(PAN) films by  sol-gel method for UV detection – PI/Co-PI: Dr. G. K. Pal & Prof. A.B. Maity [DST, Govt. West Bengal, Ref No : 184/ST/P/S&T/Misc-1/2008; dt 02.07.2008]
(b) Project (Completed) : Studies on sol-gel Synthesized ZnO nano-structured for gas sensing application PI/Co-PI: Dr. R. Ghosh & Prof. A. B. Maity [DST, Govt. West Bengal, Ref No : 939/ST/P/S&T/3G-19/2008, dt. 30.03.2009].
Membership of Professional Bodies

(a) IEEE, Laser & Electro-optic Society (1997-2010)

(b) Indian Assoc. Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, W.B. (1996-till date)