Publications of 2013

1. Jha, A.K., Khare, N., and Pinto, R., “Influence of interfacial LSMO nanoparticles/layer on the vortex pinning properties of YBCO thin film,” J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 27(4):1021–1026, 2013, doi:10.1007/s10948-013-2384- 0.

2. Sharma, B.K. and Khare, N., “Effect of UV exposure on rectifying behavior of polyaniline/ZnO heterojunction,” Semicond. Sci. Technol. 28(12):125022, 2013, doi:10.1088/0268-1242/28/12/125022.

3. Dwivedi, V.K., Baumberg, J.J., and Prakash, G.V., “Direct deposition of inorganic–organic hybrid semiconductors and their template-assisted microstructures,” Mater. Chem. Phys. 137(3):941–946, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.matchemphys.2012.10.039.

4. Dwivedi, V.K., Srivastava, P., and Prakash, G.V., “Photoconductivity and surface chemical analysis of ZnO thin films deposited by solution-processing techniques for nano and microstructure fabrication,” J. Semicond. 34(3):033001, 2013, doi:10.1088/1674-4926/34/3/033001.

5. Pradeesh, K., Rao, K.N., and Prakash, G.V., “Synthesis, structural, thermal and optical studies of inorganic-organic hybrid semiconductors, R-PbI4,” J. Appl. Phys. 113(8):083523, 2013, doi:10.1063/1.4792667.

6. Pradeesh, K., Rao Kotla, N., Ahmad, S., Dwivedi, V.K., and Prakash, G.V., “Naturally Self-Assembled nanosystems and their templated structures for photonic applications,” J. Nanoparticles, 2013:e531871, 2013, doi:10.1155/2013/531871.

7. Reddy, A.A., Das, S., Goel, A., Sen, R., Siegel, R., Mafra, L., Prakash, G.V., and Ferreira, J.M.F., “KCa4(BO3)3:Ln3+ (Ln = Dy, Eu, Tb) phosphors for near UV excited white–light–emitting diodes,” AIP Adv. 3(2):022126, 2013, doi:10.1063/1.4794189.

8. Batra, Y., Rai, D., and Mehta, B.R., “Scanning Kelvin Probe Investigations of TiO 2 Nanoparticles/Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Hybrid Blends,” Appl. Phys. Express 6(4):041602, 2013, doi:10.7567/APEX.6.041602.

9. Dwivedi, V.K., Baumberg, J.J., and Prakash, G.V., “Direct deposition of inorganic–organic hybrid semiconductors and their template-assisted microstructures,” Mater. Chem. Phys. 137(3):941–946, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.matchemphys.2012.10.039.

10. Dwivedi, V.K., Srivastava, P., and Prakash, G.V., “Photoconductivity and surface chemical analysis of ZnO thin films deposited by solution-processing techniques for nano and microstructure fabrication,” J. Semicond. 34(3):033001, 2013, doi:10.1088/1674-4926/34/3/033001.

11. Pradeesh, K., Rao, K.N., and Prakash, G.V., “Synthesis, structural, thermal and optical studies of inorganic-organic hybrid semiconductors, R-PbI4,” J. Appl. Phys. 113(8):083523, 2013, doi:10.1063/1.4792667.

12. Pradeesh, K., Rao Kotla, N., Ahmad, S., Dwivedi, V.K., and Prakash, G.V., “Naturally Self-Assembled nanosystems and their templated structures for photonic applications,” J. Nanoparticles, 2013:e531871, 2013, doi:10.1155/2013/531871.

13. Reddy, A.A., Das, S., Goel, A., Sen, R., Siegel, R., Mafra, L., Prakash, G.V., and Ferreira, J.M.F., “KCa4(BO3)3:Ln3+ (Ln = Dy, Eu, Tb) phosphors for near UV excited white–light–emitting diodes,” AIP Adv. 3(2):022126, 2013, doi:10.1063/1.4794189.

14. Batra, Y., Rai, D., and Mehta, B.R., “Scanning Kelvin Probe Investigations of TiO 2 Nanoparticles/Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Hybrid Blends,” Appl. Phys. Express 6(4):041602, 2013, doi:10.7567/APEX.6.041602.

15. Gupta, S., Batra, Y., Mehta, B.R., and Satsangi, V.R., “Study of charge separation and interface formation in a single nanorod CdS-Cu(x)S heterojunction solar cell using Kelvin probe force microscopy,” Nanotechnology 24(25):255703, 2013, doi:10.1088/0957-4484/24/25/255703.

16. Gupta, S., Batra, Y., Mehta, B.R., and Satsangi, V.R., “Study of charge separation and interface formation in a single nanorod CdS-Cu(x)S heterojunction solar cell using Kelvin probe force microscopy,” Nanotechnology 24(25):255703, 2013, doi:10.1088/0957-4484/24/25/255703.

17. Kumar, R., Sharma, A.K., Bhatnagar, M., Mehta, B.R., and Rath, S., “Antireflection properties of graphene layers on planar and textured silicon surfaces,” Nanotechnology 24(16):165402, 2013, doi:10.1088/0957- 4484/24/16/165402.

18. Sengar, S.K., Mehta, B.R., Kumar, R., and Singh, V., “In-flight gas phase growth of metal/multi layer graphene core shell nanoparticles with controllable sizes,” Sci. Rep. 3, 2013, doi:10.1038/srep02814.

19. Singh, B., Mehta, B.R., Varandani, D., Govind, Narita, A., Feng, X., and Müllen, K., “Bipolar resistive switching properties of Ti-CuO/(hexafluoro-hexa-perihexabenzocoronene)-Cu hybrid interface device: Influence of electronic nature of organic layer,” J. Appl. Phys. 113(20):203706, 2013, doi:10.1063/1.4807411.

20. Khare, K., Ali, P.T.S., and Joseph, J., “Single shot high resolution digital holography,” Opt. Express 21(3):2581, 2013, doi:10.1364/OE.21.002581.

21. Basu, D. and Basu, S., “Mathematical modeling of overpotentials of direct glucose alkaline fuel cell and experimental validation,” J. Solid State Electrochem. 17(11):2927–2938, 2013, doi:10.1007/s10008-013-2198-9.

22. Pathak, R. and Basu, S., “Mathematical modeling and experimental verification of direct glucose anion exchange membrane fuel cell,” Electrochimica Acta 113:42–53, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2013.08.033.

23. Basu, D., Sood, S., and Basu, S., “Performance comparison of Pt–Au/C and Pt– Bi/C anode catalysts in batch and continuous direct glucose alkaline fuel cell,” Chem. Eng. J. 228:867–870, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.cej.2013.05.049.

24. Pathak, R. and Basu, S., “Mathematical modeling and experimental verification of direct glucose anion exchange membrane fuel cell,” Electrochimica Acta 113:42–53, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2013.08.033.

25. Shankarayan, R., Kumar, S., and Mishra, P., “Differential permeation of piroxicam-loaded PLGA micro/nanoparticles and their in vitro enhancement,” J. Nanoparticle Res. 15(3):1–13, 2013, doi:10.1007/s11051-013-1496-6.

26. Baruah, A., Kumar, S., Vaidya, S., and Ganguli, A.K., “Efficient entrapment of dye in hollow silica nanoparticles: direct evidence using fluorescence spectroscopy,” J. Fluoresc. 23(6):1287–1292, 2013, doi:10.1007/s10895-013- 1262-2.

27. Das, D. and Ganguli, A.K., “Design of nanostructured cadmium tantalate and niobate and their photocatalytic properties,” RSC Adv. 3(44):21697–21705, 2013, doi:10.1039/C3RA42667J.

28. Khanchandani, S., Kundu, S., Patra, A., and Ganguli, A.K., “Band gap tuning of ZnO/In2S3 Core/Shell nanorod arrays for enhanced visible-light-driven photocatalysis,” J. Phys. Chem. C 117(11):5558–5567, 2013, doi:10.1021/jp310495j.

29. Singh, D.P. and Singh, J.P., “Controlled growth of standing Ag nanorod arrays on bare Si substrate using glancing angle deposition for self-cleaning applications,” Appl. Phys. A 114(4):1189–1193, 2013, doi:10.1007/s00339-013-7819-8.

30. Dadwal, U. and Singh, R., “On the mechanism of blistering phenomenon in high temperature H-implanted GaN,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 102(8):081606, 2013, doi:10.1063/1.4793659.

31. Kumar, S., Kumar, V., Singh, T., Hähnel, A., and Singh, R., “The effect of deposition time on the structural and optical properties of β-Ga2O3 nanowires grown using CVD technique,” J. Nanoparticle Res. 16(1):1–9, 2013, doi:10.1007/s11051-013-2189-x.

32. Kumar, S. and Singh, R., “Nanofunctional gallium oxide (Ga2O3) nanowires/nanostructures and their applications in nanodevices,” Phys. Status Solidi RRL – Rapid Res. Lett. 7(10):781–792, 2013, doi:10.1002/pssr.201307253.

33. Agarwal, T.K. and Kumar, M.J., “A dc model for partially depleted SOI laterally diffused MOSFETs utilizing the HiSIM-HV compact model,” J. Comput.

Electron. 12(3):460–468, 2013, doi:10.1007/s10825-013-0457-8.

34. Kannan, N. and Kumar, M.J., “Dielectric-Modulated Impact-Ionization MOS transistor as a label-free biosensor,” IEEE Electron Device Lett. 34(12):1575– 1577, 2013, doi:10.1109/LED.2013.2283858.

35. Kumar, M.J. and Janardhanan, S., “Doping-less tunnel field effect transistor: Design and investigation,” IEEE Trans. Electron Devices 60(10):3285–3290, 2013, doi:10.1109/TED.2013.2276888.

36. Nadda, K. and Kumar, M.J., “Schottky collector bipolar transistor without impurity doped emitter and base: Design and performance,” IEEE Trans. Electron Devices 60(9):2956–2959, 2013, doi:10.1109/TED.2013.2272943.

37. Sharma, H., Agarwal, D.C., Shukla, A.K., Avasthi, D.K., and Vankar, V.D., “Surface-enhanced Raman scattering and fluorescence emission of gold nanoparticle–multiwalled carbon nanotube hybrids,” J. Raman Spectrosc. 44(1):12–20, 2013, doi:10.1002/jrs.4136.

38. Sharma, H., Shukla, A.K., and Vankar, V.D., “Influence of Fe nanoparticles diameters on the structure and electron emission studies of carbon nanotubes and multilayer graphene,” Mater. Chem. Phys. 137(3):802–810, 2013, doi:10.1016/j.matchemphys.2012.10.013.

39. The Malady of Technology in Our Lives: Is Anyone Listening?, Mamidala Jagadesh Kumar, 2013.

40. Kumar, M. J., "Face Recognition by Machines: Is It an Effective Surveillance Tactic?”. IETE Technical Review, 30 (2):93-94, 2013.

41. Kumar, M. J., “The malady of technology in our lives: Is anyone listening?”, M. Jagadesh Kumar. IETE Technical Review, 30(1): 3-6 2013.

42. Bommali, R.K., Ahmad, S., Sharma, N., Srivastava, P., and Prakash, G.V., “Narrow band photocurrent response from partially phase separated a-SiNx:H thin films,” J. Appl. Phys. 116(11):113501, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4895600

43. Bommali, R.K., Ghosh, S., Prakash, G.V., Gao, K., Zhou, S., Khan, S.A., and Srivastava, P., “Hydrogen plasma induced modification of photoluminescence from a-SiNx:H thin films,” J. Appl. Phys. 115(5):053525, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4864255.

44. Kanaujia, P.K., Bhatnagar, M.C., and Prakash, G.V., “Effect of volatile solvent infiltration on optical and electrical characteristics of porous photonic structures,” RSC Adv. 4(41):21246–21253, 2014, doi:10.1039/C3RA46515B.

45. Nageswara Rao, K., Singh, A., and Vijaya Prakash, G., “Synthesis, structure and optical studies of inorganic–organic hybrid semiconductor, (H3NC6H4CH2NH3) PbI4,” Mater. Res. Bull. 52:78–81, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.materresbull.2013.12.063.

46. Shakya, S. and Prakash, G.V., “Template assisted growth of microporous structures of CdSe x Te1 - x and thin film photocurrent studies,” Mater. Res. Express 1(3):035037, 2014, doi:10.1088/2053-1591/1/3/035037.

47. Agarwal, K. and Mehta, B.R., “Structural, electrical, and thermoelectric properties of bismuth telluride: Silicon/carbon nanocomposites thin films,” J. Appl. Phys. 116(8):083518, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4894145.

48. Agrawal, M., Jain, A., Sridhara Rao, D.V., Pandey, A., Goyal, A., Kumar, A., Lamba, S., Mehta, B.R., Muraleedharan, K., and Muralidharan, R., “Nanoharvesting of GaN nanowires on Si (211) substrates by plasma-assisted molecular beam epitaxy,” J. Cryst. Growth 402:37–41, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2014.05.004.

49. Kumar, R., Mehta, B.R., Bhatnagar, M., S, R., Mahapatra, S., Salkalachen, S., and Jhawar, P., “Graphene as a transparent conducting and surface field layer in planar Si solar cells,” Nanoscale Res. Lett. 9(1):349, 2014, doi:10.1186/1556-276X-9- 349.

50. Sengar, S.K., Mehta, B.R., and Govind, “Size and alloying induced shift in core and valence bands of Pd-Ag and Pd-Cu nanoparticles,” J. Appl. Phys. 115(12):124301, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4869437.

51. Sengar, S.K., Mehta, B.R., and Kulriya, P.K., “Temperature, pressure, and size dependence of Pd-H interaction in size selected Pd-Ag and Pd-Cu alloy nanoparticles: In-situ X-ray diffraction studies,” J. Appl. Phys. 115(11):114308, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4868903.

52. Singh, B. and Mehta, B.R., “Relationship between nature of metal-oxide contacts and resistive switching properties of copper oxide thin film based devices,” Thin Solid Films 569:35–43, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2014.08.030.

53. Kumar, M. and Joseph, J., “Digitally reconfigurable complex two-dimensional dual-lattice structure by optical phase engineering,” Appl. Opt. 53(7):1333, 2014, doi:10.1364/AO.53.001333.

54. Kumar, M. and Joseph, J., “Embedding multiple nondiffracting defect sites in periodic lattice wavefield by optical phase engineering,” J. Nanophotonics 8(1):083894–083894, 2014, doi:10.1117/1.JNP.8.083894.

55. Kumar, M. and Joseph, J., “Generating a hexagonal lattice wave-field with a gradient basis structure,” Opt. Lett. 39(8):2459, 2014, doi:10.1364/OL.39.002459.

56. Kumar, M. and Joseph, J., “Optical generation of a spatially variant twodimensional lattice structure by using a phase only spatial light modulator,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 105(5):051102, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4892447.

57. Sidharthan, R., Kumar, M., Joseph, J., and Murukeshan, V.M., “Realization of body centered tetragonal, β-tin and diamond type structures using five beam interference,” Opt. Commun. 322:160–163, 2014, doi:10.1016/j.optcom.2014.02.038.

58. Xavier, J. and Joseph, J., “Complex photonic lattices embedded with tailored intrinsic defects by a dynamically reconfigurable single step interferometric approach,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 104(8):081104, 2014, doi:10.1063/1.4866660.

59. Khanchandani, S., Kundu, S., Patra, A., and Ganguli, A.K., “Band gap tuning of ZnO/In2S3 Core/Shell nanorod arrays for enhanced visible-light-driven photocatalysis,” J. Phys. Chem. C 117(11):5558–5567, 2013, doi:10.1021/jp310495j.