Dr. Vinod Singh

Department of Applied Physics

Phone:9811701225
Email: vinodsingh@dtu.ac.in , vinodsingh.iitd12@gmail.com

Qualifications

B.Sc. (Gold Medal), M.Sc. (Physics) (Gold Medal), Ph. D. , IIT Delhi

Areas of Interest

Material science- Sensors, 2D materials, Synthesis and characterization of functional nanomaterials and explore their size dependent properties and applications

Official Address:

Dr. Vinod Singh

Associate Professor,

Department of Applied Physics ,

Room No.-IWTF3, Science Block,

Delhi Technological University,

Shahbad Daulatpur, Bawana Road, Delhi-110042, India

Email: vinodsingh@dtu.ac.invinodsingh.iitd12@gmail.com

&

Dr. Vinod Singh

Associate Director

Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC)

Delhi Technological University, New Delhi -110042,India

Email: associatedirectorhrdc@dtu.ac.in

Contact Details

Mobile: 9811701225

Email: vinodsingh@dtu.ac.invinodsingh.iitd12@gmail.com

Educational Qualifications

  1. Ph.D.- Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.
  • Thesis Title: "Gas Phase Synthesis of Size Selected Pd and Pd-C Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Hydrogen Sensing Application” 
  • Thesis Supervisor - Prof. B. R. Mehta, Professor of Physics and Dean (Research & Development), IIT Delhi. 
  • Outstanding performance (10/10) in three courses during Ph.D. course work.
  1. M.Sc.- Department of Physics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur. University Gold Medalist.
  2.  B.Sc.- Mohta College Sadulpur (Churu), M.D.S. University, Ajmer. University Gold Medalist.

 

Employment (Total Teaching and Research Experience-18 Years)

  1. Associate Director, Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC), Delhi Technological University, New Delhi -110042,India (Additional Charge) (April 2021- Till date)
  2. Associate Professor, Department of Applied Physics, Delhi Technological University, New Delhi (August 2017- Till date)
  3. Assistant Professor (AGP-8000), Department of Applied Physics, Delhi Technological University, New Delhi (August 2014- August 2017)
  4. Assistant Professor (AGP-7000), Department of Applied Physics, Delhi Technological University, New Delhi (August 2009- August 2014)
  5. Lecturer in Physics, Department of Applied Physics, Delhi College of Engineering (Now Delhi Technological University), New Delhi (August 2003- August 2009)

Sponsored Research Projects

  1. AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education) sponsored research project on “Design and Fabrication of Hydrogen Gas Sensor Using Metal-Carbon Nanoparticles” (2020-2023) [Principal Investigator -Dr. Vinod Singh]
  2. DTU sponsored research project on “To Study the Hydrogen Induced Structural Changes in Pd-C Nanoparticles” (2019-2021) [Principal Investigator -Dr. Vinod Singh]

Awards and Recognitions

  1. Convener, International Conference on Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Nano Physics with Applications (CAMNP-2019) held at DTU during 18th -20th December, 2019.
  2. A Patent has been granted for an invention titled “A Process for Synthesis of Metal Core-Carbon Shell Nanoparticles”.Patent No. 301873. Date of Grant- 04/10/2018. Application No- 2178/DEL/2015. Date of Filing-17/07/2015
  3. Research Excellence Award (Commendable Research Award) for Excellence in Research in recognition for the research during the year 2018 in Research Excellence Award Ceremony at DTU on 19st March, 2019.
  4. Research Excellence Award (Commendable Research Award) for Excellence in Research in recognition for the research during the year 2017 in Research Excellence Award Ceremony at DTU on 21st March, 2018.
  5. Best presentation award with award money of Rs 5000/- by Bharat Ratn Prof. C. N. R. Rao in Nano India 2017 conference organized by the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi held at IIT Delhi during March 15-16, 2017.
  6. University Gold Medal in Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) by M.D.S. University, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India.
  7. Bhamashah Award (Gold Medal), being the highest scorer in B.Sc. among all Universities of Rajasthan, awarded by Maharana Mewar Foundation, Udaipur. The award was presented by Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, Nobel Laureate in Literature.
  8. University Gold Medal in Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Physics by University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
  9. National Eligibility Test (NET) with Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), qualified in December 2001 held jointly by University Grant Commission (UGC) and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
  10. Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2002 qualified.
  11. Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST)-2001, qualified and susequently selected for JRF at Physical Research Laboratory (PRL), Ahmadabad, India and Institute of Plasma Research (IPR), Gandhinagar, India.
  12. Selected on the post of Scientist -B in Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Ministry of Defence, Government of India.
  13. Received Scholarship through ‘Gramin Pratibha Khoj Priksha’ (Rural Talent Search Examination).
  14. Selected on the post of Lecturer in Physics, Department of Applied Physics, Delhi College of Engineering (DCE), Government of NCT of Delhi by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), Delhi, India at the age of 23 years.
  15. Scored FIRST position in essay writing competition at IIT Delhi during “Hindi  Pakhawara”  29th September 2014.
  16. Awarded the travel grant of Rs 90232/- by Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) of DST, Govt. of India under  International Travel Support Scheme (ITS) for participating in MRS Fall Meeting and Exhibit 2015 held in BOSTON, USA
  17. Awarded the travel grant of Rs 25000/- by Centre for International Cooperation in Science (CICS) for participating in MRS Fall Meeting and Exhibit 2015 held in BOSTON, USA
  18. Awarded the financial assistance of Rs 20000/- by Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi.
  19.  Proposal for beam time has been accepted and required beam time has been allotted against my proposal for beam time request and subsequent presentation made before Accelerator Users Committee of Inter University Accelerator Centre (IUAC), New Delhi.
  20. Awarded Fellowship/Assistantship through Quality Improvement Programme (QIP) of All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Patent Granted

  1. Vinod Singh, B. R. Mehta, and Saurabh K. Sengar  “A Process for Synthesis of Metal Core-Carbon Shell Nanoparticles”

     Patent No. 301873, Date of Grant- 04/10/2018. Application No- 2178/DEL/2015. Date of Filing-17/07/2015

Book Published

  1. Vinod Singh (Single Author) - A book titled as “Applied Physics Practical-II” is published. ISBN -978-81-930772-0-7.

 

List of Papers Published in International Peer Reviewd Journals (Latest)

 

1. S. Sharma, S. Saini, M. Khangembam and Vinod Singh, "Nanomaterials-Based Biosensors for COVID-19 Detection—A Review,"

    IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol 21, Issue 5. pp. 5598-5611, doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2020.3036748. (2021)

     (Impact Factor-3.073) 

2. Rishabh Sharma, Nisha Kodan, Vinod Singh, Shailesh Narayan Sharma, Om Prakash Sinha “Enhanced photoelectrochemical performance of TiO2 photoanode decorated with Pd-carbon core shell nanoparticles”

    Renewable Energy, 134, 1232-1239 (2019)     

    (Impact Factor-6.274)  

3. Vinod Singh, Shivani Dhall, Akshey Kaushal and B. R. Mehta “Room Temperature Response and Enhanced Hydrogen Sensing in Size Selected Pd-C Core-Shell Nanoparticles: Role of Carbon Shell and Pd-C  Interface”

    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 43, 1025-1033 (2018).

    (Impact Factor-4.939)

4. Vinod Singh, B. R. Mehta, Saurabh K. Sengar, Olesia M. Karakulina, Joke Hadermann and Akshey Kaushal “Achieving Independent Control of Core Diameter and Carbon Shell Thickness in Pd-C Core-Shell Nanoparticles by Gas Phase Synthesis.”

    Nanotechnology, 28, 295603 (2017)

    (Impact Factor-3.551)

5. Vinod Singh, B. R. Mehta, Saurabh K. Sengar, P. K. Kulriya, S.A. Khan and S. M. Shivaprasad "Enhanced Hydrogenation Properties of Size Selected Pd–C Core–Shell Nanoparticles; Effect of Carbon Shell Thickness."

    The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119 (25), 14455-14460 (2015).

    (Impact Factor-4.189)

6. S. K. Sengar, B. R. Mehta, R. Kumar and Vinod Singh “In-flight gas-phase growth of graphene-metal nanoparticles with controllable sizes”

    Nature Publishing Group’s Scientific Reports 3, 2814 (2013).

    (Impact Factor-5.541)

7. Sonakshi Saini, Sakshi Sharma, Maya Khangembam, Vinod Singh “Structural analysis of the chemical vapour deposition grown molybdenum disulphide nanofilms for multifaceted applications” 

    Indian Journal of Science and Technology 13 (29): 2073-2080 (2020) 

    (Web of Science Indexed) 

Membership of Professional bodies

  1. Member of Material Research Society (MRS), Pennsylvania, USA.
  2. Member of American Chemical Society (ACS), Washington DC, USA
  3. Member of International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM), Sweden
  4. Member of International Solar Energy Society, Freiburg, Germany
  5. Life member of Materials Research Society of India (MRSI).
  6. Life member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).
  7. Life member of The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA).
  8. Life member of Electron Microscope Society of India (EMSI).
  9. Life member of Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT).

List of Ph.D. Scholars pursuing their Doctorate degree

  1. Ms. Priya
  2. Ms. Umang
  3. Mr. Kailash Chandra
  4. Mr. Anurag
  5. Mr. Ashok
  6. Mr. Jasveer Singh
  7. Mr. Ramesh Kumar
  8. Mr. Ujjawal Sigar

 

Invited Talk/ Technical Session chairperson/paper presentation in conferences

  1. Convener, International Conference on Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Nano Physics with Applications (CAMNP-2019) to be held at DTU on December 18-20, 2019
  2. Invited Lecture- "Gas Phase Synthesis of Size Selected Pd-C Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Hydrogen Sensing Application” National Conference on Recent Advances in Materials Science and Technology (NCRAMST-2019) organized by Department of Physics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur on February 4-5, 2019.
  3. Invited Lecture- "Gas Phase Synthesis of Size Selected Pd and Pd-C Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Hydrogen Sensing Application” National Conference on “Applied Material Science” organized by Centre for Applied Chemistry, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar  on 6-7th April, 2018.
  4. Paper presentation- 2nd Symposium on “Advances in Physics” organized by Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi at IIT Delhi on 7th-8th April, 2018
  5. Paper presentation- International Conference on Sculptured Thin Films (GLAD 2018) organized by IIT Delhi on 30th-31st March 2018.
  6. Participation- XIX Annual International Conference on Managing Digital Revolution: Inventing Future India organized by DSPSR and DTU at DTU Delhi on January 5-6, 2018.
  7. Participation-Conference on Safer Mobility organized by IRSC (Indian Road Safety Campaign) at IIT Delhi on December 16, 2017.
  8. Paper presentation- XIX International Workshop on The Physics of Semiconductor Devices (IWPSD-2017) Jointly organized by Solid State Physics Laboratory, DRDO and Indian Institute of Technology Delhi at IIT Delhi on December 11-15, 2017.
  9. Participation- 9th East Asia Symposium on Superconductor Electronics (EASSE-2017) organized by IIT Delhi on December 5-8, 2017.
  10. Paper presentation- 4th International conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICONN-2017) organized by SRM University in association with Shizuoka University, Japan and NCTU, Taiwan at SRM University Chennai on AUGUST 9-11, 2017.
  11. Invited Lecture-  10th National conference on “Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas” (ISCAS-2017) organized by Department of Applied Physics, DTU and Indian Association of Solid State Chemists and Allied Scientists held at DTU Delhi on July 1-3, 2017.
  12. Technical Session Chairperson-  10th National conference on “Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas” (ISCAS-2017) organized by Department of Applied Physics, DTU and Indian Association of Solid State Chemists and Allied Scientists held at DTU Delhi on July 1-3, 2017.
  13. Organizing Committee member-  10th National conference on “Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas” (ISCAS-2017) organized by Department of Applied Physics, DTU and Indian Association of Solid State Chemists and Allied Scientists held at DTU Delhi on July 1-3, 2017.
  14. Paper presentation- 1st  Symposium on “Advances in Physics” organized by Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi on March 18-19, 2017.
  15. Best presentation award with cash prize of Rupees 5000 presented by Bharat Ratna Prof. C. N. R. Rao- Nano India Conference organized by IIT Delhi on March 15-16, 2017.
  16. Paper presentation- Nano India Conference organized by IIT Delhi on March 15-16, 2017.
  17. Participation- International Conference on Recent Advances in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICRANN-2016)  organized by Special Centre for Nanoscience, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi at JNU New Delhi on Dec 19-20, 2016.
  18. Paper presentation- International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology  (ICONN-2016) organized by Australian Nanotechnology Network and Australian National University, Australia at Canberra, Australia on Feb. 7-11, 2016.
  19. Paper presentation- International Conference “MRS Fall Meeting and Exhibits”, Boston, USA organized by Material Research Society (MRS), USA at Boston, USA on Nov. 29- Dec. 4, 2015.
  20. Paper presentation- 4th International Conference on Current Developments in Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Nano Physics with Applications (CDAMOP-2015) organized by Department of Physics and Astrophysics, University of Delhi, Delhi on March 11-14, 2015.
  21. Paper presentation-  MRSI-2015 Theme Symposium: Materials for Inclusive Development” organized by MRSI (Material Research Society of India) and Department of Physics, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan at University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, Rajasthan on Feb 09-11, 2015.
  22. Paper presentation- International Conference on Recent Advances in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICRANN-2014) organized by Special Centre for Nanoscience, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on Dec 15-16, 2014.
  23. Paper presentation- International Conference on Swift Heavy Ions in Materials Engineering and Characterization (SHIMEC 2014) organized by Inter University Accelerator Centre (IUAC), New Delhi at NIPGR/ IUA on C New Delhi, India October 14-17, 2014.
  24. Paper presentation- International Conference on Electron Microscopy (EMSI-2014) organized by Electron Microscope Society of India (EMSI) and University of Delhi at University of Delhi on July 9-11, 2014.
  25. Paper presentation- International Conference on Nano Science and Technology (ICONSAT-2014) organized by INST (Institute of Nano Science and Technology), Mohali, Punjab at Panjab University, Chandigarh March 2-5, 2014.

Contribution to Curriculum development, Extra-curricular activities, and Administrative assignments (Main)

  1. Convener, International Conference on Atomic, Molecular, Optical and Nano Physics with Applications (CAMNP-2019) to be held at DTU on December 18-20, 2019
  2. Member, Departmental Research Committee (DRC) of Applied Physics Department, Delhi Technological University, Delhi.
  3. Member, Board of Studies (BoS) of Applied Physics Department, Delhi Technological University, Delhi.
  4. Ph. D. Coordinators team member of Applied Physics Department, Delhi Technological University, Delhi.
  5. B.Tech. Coordinator of Applied Physics Department, Delhi Technological University, Delhi.
  6. Laboratory In-Charge of The Nano Fabrication Laboratory (NFL), a research laboratory of Applied Physics Department, Delhi Technological University, Delhi.
  7. Ph.D. supervisor of four Ph.D. students at Applied Physics Department, Delhi Technological University, Delhi.
  8. Member of Disciplinary committee to maintain discipline, law and order and decorum and to monitor the activities during cultural and technical festivals of DCE/DTU.
  9. Officiating Head of the Department Of Applied Physics twice during June 9-11, 2008 and June 21-25, 2009.
  10. Former Coordinator of M.Sc. Applied Physics Admissions.
  11. Member of various committees of DTU/DCE convocation e.g. Refreshments committee 2004 and 2006, Gown and Robbing committee 2007, Hospitality Committee 2018.
  12. Performed the election duty as a counting officer in General Election to Lok Sabha 2004, Sector officer in MCD Election 2007 and 2017, Master Trainer (EVM) in Delhi Assembly Election 2008 and in General Election to Lok Sabha 2009
  13. Member of the Selection committee for the recruitment of Mechanic under Directorate of Training and Technical Education.
  14. Organizing committee member of one day National seminar on “Frontiers in Applied Science and Technology (FAST- 2016)”
  15.  Organizing committee member of one week Faculty Development Programme on “Advances in Microelectronics and Plasma Diagnostics (APMD- 2016)”
  16.  Chairman Technical session in one week Faculty Development Programme on “Advances in Microelectronics and Plasma Diagnostics (APMD- 2016)”
  17.  Organizing committee member of three days 10th National Conference on Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas (ISCAS-2017)”
  18.  Chairman Technical session in three days 10th National Conference on Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas (ISCAS-2017)” 
  19.  Invited Lecture in 10th National Conference on Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas (ISCAS-2017)”
  20.   Prepared and presented the course file of the AP-101-Physics-I course of B.Tech. all branches during NBA visit.

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