Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science

Name : Amlan J Pal

Department : School of Physical Sciences
Designation : J.C.Bose National Fellow
Contact : +91 33 2473 4971 (Ext:1313)
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We aim to fabricate and characterize a range of electronic and opto-electronic devices, such as organic photovoltaic (OPV) devices, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), solar cells based on inorganic nanocrystals, perovskite solar cells, organic memory, molecular rectifiers, organic spintronics etc.



Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Positions held:

Present position: JC Bose National Fellow at the School of Physical Sciences, IACS.
Previously Senior Professor, Professor, Reader, Senior Lecturer and Lecturer at the Department of Solid State Physics, IACS.
Lecturer at the National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology, Department of Materials Science, Ranchi during 1991-92

Post-docs at:

MIT, Department of Materials Science & Engineering (Prof. Michael Rubner)
Åbo Akademi University, Department of Physics (Prof. Henrik Stubb)
CNR-Bologna, Institute of Molecular Spectroscopy (Prof. Carlo Taliani)


Ph.D. in 1987 from Jadavpur University, worked on experimental solid state spectroscopy
M.Sc. in Physics from University of Calcutta in 1983, Special Paper: Solid State Physics



Dr. Arabinda Chowdhury
Arabinda Chowdhury

Assistant Professor, Seth Anandram Jaypuria College, Kolkata
Organic Light-Emitting Diodes
Dr. Sharmistha Das
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Sr. Scientist, West Bengal State Council of Science and Technology
Organic Light-Emitting Diodes
Dr. Sudipto Roy
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Assistant Professor, St. Xaviers' College (Autonomous), Kolkata
Organic Light-Emitting Diodes
Dr. Himadri S. Majumdar
Himadri Majumdar

Adjunct Professor, Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Polymeric Memory
Dr. Anirban Bandyopadhyay
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Senior Researcher, NIMS, Japan
Organic Memory
Dr. Basudev Pradhan
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Assistant Professor, Central University of Jharkhand, Jharkhand
Organic Solar Cells
Dr. Biswanath Mukherjee

Associate Professor at Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University
Molecular Rectifier
Dr. Swarup K. Majee
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Scientist, Defense Research & Development Organization, Hyderabad
Resistive Switching
Dr. Satyajit Sahu
Satyajit Sahu

Assistant Professor, IIT-Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Organic Photodetectors
Dr. Kallol Mohanta
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Assistant Professor, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
Molecular Rectifier
Dr. Arup K. Rath
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Scientist, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune
Dr. Bikas C. Das
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Assistant Professor, IISER Thiruvananthapuram
Quantum dot memory
Dr. Batu Ghosh

Assistant Professor, TDB College, Raniganj Ph.D. Electrical bistability of nanostructures
Dr. Asim Gucchait
Asim Guchhait

Assistant Professor, Prabhat Kumar College, Contai Ph.D. Nanophotovoltaics
Dr. Sukumar Dey
Sukumar Dey
                                                 Scientist, Govt. of India Ph.D. Molecular Assembly
Dr. Saikat Bhaumik
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Institute of Chemical Technology, Bhubaneswar Campus Ph.D. Quantum Dot Light-Emitting Diodes
Dr. Sudip Kumar Saha

Assistant Professor, Diamond Harbour Women’s University Ph.D. Nanophotovoltaics
Dr. Sudipto Chakrabarti
Sudipto Chakrabarti

Associate Professor (E), Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics Ph.D. Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy
Dr. Abhijit Bera
Abhijit Bera

Assistant Professor, Midnapore College Ph.D. Molecular Rectifier
Dr. Uttiya Dasgupta

Post Doctoral Fellow (PDF), Ben-Gurion University, Israel Ph.D. Nanophotovoltaics
Dr. Biswajit Kundu
Biswajit Kundu

Post Doctoral Fellow (PDF), ICFO, Spain Ph.D. Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy
Dr. Soumyo Chatterjee
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Senior Scientist (Physics), Prophecy Sensorlytics (India) Pvt. Ltd. Ph.D. Perovskite Solar Cells
Dr. Hrishikesh Bhunia
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Inspector of Legal Metrology, Govt. of West Bengal Ph.D. Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
Dr. Arnab Banerjee