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CHANDRASEKHARAN K A

MSc, MPhil
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PHYSICS AND ELECTRONICS
SCHOOL OF SCIENCES
CENTRAL CAMPUS

Name Programme Institution Year of Passing
MPhil MPhil Bangalore University 1996
PG MSc University of Calicut 1975
Degree BSc University of Calicut 1973
Others KGTE (Mech Engg) Kerala Govt. Tech. Edn 1968
Others Pursuing PhD Bangalore University 0
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1 Synthesis, growth mechanism and physical properties of vapour-deposited GaTe platelets Journal of Applied Crystallography 01-Dec-2014 47 / 6 /

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Title of Article Synthesis, growth mechanism and physical properties of vapour-deposited GaTe platelets
Name of Journal Journal of Applied Crystallography
Volume No 47
Issue No 6
Page No
URL http://journals.iucr.org/j/issues/2014/06/00/gj5120/stdsup.html
Date of Publication 01-Dec-2014
2 Physical properties of vapour grown indium monotelluride platelets Journal of Crystal Growth 04-Nov-2014 411 / /

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Title of Article Physical properties of vapour grown indium monotelluride platelets
Name of Journal Journal of Crystal Growth
Volume No 411
Issue No
Page No
URL https://www.researchgate.net/publication/268821464_Physical_properties_of_vapour_grown_indium_monotelluride_platelets
Date of Publication 04-Nov-2014
3 Vapour growth and characterization of indium sesquitelluride crystals Journal of Crystal Growth 01-May-2014 394 / /

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Title of Article Vapour growth and characterization of indium sesquitelluride crystals
Name of Journal Journal of Crystal Growth
Volume No 394
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URL http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022024814000864
Date of Publication 01-May-2014
4 Electrical and mechanical properties of vapour grown gallium telluride crystals International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials 17-Oct-2013 20 / 10 /

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Title of Article Electrical and mechanical properties of vapour grown gallium telluride crystals
Name of Journal International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials
Volume No 20
Issue No 10
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URL http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs12613-013-0822-4
Date of Publication 17-Oct-2013
5 Mechanical and dielectric properties of Inte crystals Crystal Structure Theory and Applications 03-Dec-2012 1 / /

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Title of Article Mechanical and dielectric properties of Inte crystals
Name of Journal Crystal Structure Theory and Applications
Volume No 1
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Date of Publication 03-Dec-2012
6 Structural, electrical and mechanical properties of GaTe for radiation detector applications International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering 01-Nov-2011 1 / 5 /

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Title of Article Structural, electrical and mechanical properties of GaTe for radiation detector applications
Name of Journal International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering
Volume No 1
Issue No 5
Page No
URL http://www.ijsce.org/v1i5.php
Date of Publication 01-Nov-2011
7 Preparation and characterization of SnS thin films for solar cell application International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering 01-Jul-2011 1 / NCRAMT2011 /

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Title of Article Preparation and characterization of SnS thin films for solar cell application
Name of Journal International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering
Volume No 1
Issue No NCRAMT2011
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URL http://www.ijsce.org/attachments/File/NCRAMT2011/IJSCE_NCRAMT_10.pdf
Date of Publication 01-Jul-2011
8 Optical and electrical properties of SnS semiconductor crystals grown by physical vapour deposition technique Physica B: Condensed Matter 01-Mar-2011 406 / 5 /

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Title of Article Optical and electrical properties of SnS semiconductor crystals grown by physical vapour deposition technique
Name of Journal Physica B: Condensed Matter
Volume No 406
Issue No 5
Page No
URL http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0921452611000032
Date of Publication 01-Mar-2011
9 Spherulitic crystallization of β-In2Te3 by physical vapour deposition Crystal Research and Technology 18-Jan-2011 46 / 2 /

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Title of Article Spherulitic crystallization of β-In2Te3 by physical vapour deposition
Name of Journal Crystal Research and Technology
Volume No 46
Issue No 2
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URL http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/crat.201000183/abstract
Date of Publication 18-Jan-2011
10 Growth and characterization of chalcogenide crystals by vapor method AIP Conference proceedings 14-Dec-2010 1349 / /

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Title of Article Growth and characterization of chalcogenide crystals by vapor method
Name of Journal AIP Conference proceedings
Volume No 1349
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Date of Publication 14-Dec-2010
11 Growth and Microindentation Analysis of Pure and Doped Sb2Se3 Crystals Turk J Phys 01-Jul-2009 33 / /

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Title of Article Growth and Microindentation Analysis of Pure and Doped Sb2Se3 Crystals
Name of Journal Turk J Phys
Volume No 33
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Date of Publication 01-Jul-2009
12 Dislocation and Micro indentation Analysis of Va-pour Grown Bi2Te3-xSex Whiskers Crystal Research and Technology (Germany) 01-Feb-2008 43 / /

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Title of Article Dislocation and Micro indentation Analysis of Va-pour Grown Bi2Te3-xSex Whiskers
Name of Journal Crystal Research and Technology (Germany)
Volume No 43
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Date of Publication 01-Feb-2008
13 Micro hardness Studies of Gate Whiskers Crystal Research and Technology (Germany) 06-Jun-2005 40 / 8 /

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Title of Article Micro hardness Studies of Gate Whiskers
Name of Journal Crystal Research and Technology (Germany)
Volume No 40
Issue No 8
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Date of Publication 06-Jun-2005
14 Structural and Mechanical properties of Gate for Radiation Detector Applications International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE) 1 / 5 /

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Title of Article Structural and Mechanical properties of Gate for Radiation Detector Applications
Name of Journal International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE)
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Issue No 5
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15 Preparation and characterization of SnS thin films for Solar Cell Applications International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE) 1 / /

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Title of Article Preparation and characterization of SnS thin films for Solar Cell Applications
Name of Journal International Journal of Soft Computing and Engineering (IJSCE)
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16 Chemical Leaching of Low Rank Coal and its Characterization using SEM/EDAX and FTIR Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering 8 / 10 /

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Title of Article Chemical Leaching of Low Rank Coal and its Characterization using SEM/EDAX and FTIR
Name of Journal Journal of Minerals & Materials Characterization & Engineering
Volume No 8
Issue No 10
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17 Growth and micro indentation analysis of pure and doped Sb2Se3 crystals Turkish Journal of Physics / /

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Title of Article Growth and micro indentation analysis of pure and doped Sb2Se3 crystals
Name of Journal Turkish Journal of Physics
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18 Extraction of Carbonyl, Carbonyl Functional Groups and Silicate minerals from Coal and its Characterization using Infrared spectroscopy Mapana Journal of Sciences 8 / 1 /

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Title of Article Extraction of Carbonyl, Carbonyl Functional Groups and Silicate minerals from Coal and its Characterization using Infrared spectroscopy
Name of Journal Mapana Journal of Sciences
Volume No 8
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19 Study of Horizontal gradient Furnace for Va-pour Growth Mapana Journal of Sciences 7 / 2 /

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Title of Article Study of Horizontal gradient Furnace for Va-pour Growth
Name of Journal Mapana Journal of Sciences
Volume No 7
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20 Characterization of Low temperature Coal ash behavior under atmospheric pressure Mapana Journal of Sciences 7 / 2 /

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Title of Article Characterization of Low temperature Coal ash behavior under atmospheric pressure
Name of Journal Mapana Journal of Sciences
Volume No 7
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21 Characterization of coal samples from Godavari Kani deposits using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy Mapana Journal of Sciences 7 / 1 /

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Title of Article Characterization of coal samples from Godavari Kani deposits using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy
Name of Journal Mapana Journal of Sciences
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22 Digitization of Constant deviation Spectrograph Mapana Journal of Sciences 7 / 1 /

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Title of Article Digitization of Constant deviation Spectrograph
Name of Journal Mapana Journal of Sciences
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23 Microhardness studies of GaTe whiskers Crystal Research and Technology 40 / 8 /

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Title of Article Microhardness studies of GaTe whiskers
Name of Journal Crystal Research and Technology
Volume No 40
Issue No 8
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24 Optical and Electrical properties of SnS semiconductor crystals grown by physical vapor deposition technique Physica B: Condensed Matter 406 / 5 /

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Title of Article Optical and Electrical properties of SnS semiconductor crystals grown by physical vapor deposition technique
Name of Journal Physica B: Condensed Matter
Volume No 406
Issue No 5
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URL
Date of Publication
25 Dislocation and microindentation analysis of vapour grown Bi2Te3‐xSex whiskers Crystal Research and Technology 43 / 6 /

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Title of Article Dislocation and microindentation analysis of vapour grown Bi2Te3‐xSex whiskers
Name of Journal Crystal Research and Technology
Volume No 43
Issue No 6
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26 Spherulitic crystallization of β‐ In2Te3 by physical vapour deposition Crystal Research and Technology 46 / 2 /

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Title of Article Spherulitic crystallization of β‐ In2Te3 by physical vapour deposition
Name of Journal Crystal Research and Technology
Volume No 46
Issue No 2
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27 Electrical and mechanical properties of vapour grown gallium monotelluride crystals International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy, and Materials 20 / 10 /

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Title of Article Electrical and mechanical properties of vapour grown gallium monotelluride crystals
Name of Journal International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy, and Materials
Volume No 20
Issue No 10
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28 Mechanical and Dielectric Properties of InTe Crystals Crystal Structure Theory and Applications / 1 /

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Title of Article Mechanical and Dielectric Properties of InTe Crystals
Name of Journal Crystal Structure Theory and Applications
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29 Growth and Characterization of Chalcogenide Crystals by Vapour Method AIP Conference Proceedings 1349 / /

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Title of Article Growth and Characterization of Chalcogenide Crystals by Vapour Method
Name of Journal AIP Conference Proceedings
Volume No 1349
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30 Growth of Antimony Selenide Crystals by Bridgman-Stockbarger Method Mapana-Journal of Sciences 8 / 2 /

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Title of Article Growth of Antimony Selenide Crystals by Bridgman-Stockbarger Method
Name of Journal Mapana-Journal of Sciences
Volume No 8
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31 X-Ray Diffraction and Microhardness Studies of Tin Monoselenide AIP Conference Proceedings 1349 / /

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Title of Article X-Ray Diffraction and Microhardness Studies of Tin Monoselenide
Name of Journal AIP Conference Proceedings
Volume No 1349
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32 Synthesis, growth mechanism and physical properties of vapour-deposited GaTe platelets Journal of Applied Crystallography 47 / 6 /

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Author Name (s) CHANDRASEKHARAN K A
Title of Article Synthesis, growth mechanism and physical properties of vapour-deposited GaTe platelets
Name of Journal Journal of Applied Crystallography
Volume No 47
Issue No 6
Page No
URL http://journals.iucr.org/
Date of Publication
33 Physical properties of vapour grown indium monotelluride platelets Journal of Crystal Growth 411 / /

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Title of Article Physical properties of vapour grown indium monotelluride platelets
Name of Journal Journal of Crystal Growth
Volume No 411
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URL www.elsevier.com/locate/jcrysgro
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1 Case Report Fostering Higher Education- Half a century in service Milestones in the journey of Christ College to a University 978-81-933887-9-2 Jul 2019

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Author Name (s) CHANDRASEKHARAN K A,KENNEDY ANDREW THOMAS,JOHN JOSEPH KENNEDY P,SAHANA PRASAD
Title of Book Fostering Higher Education- Half a century in service
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Milestones in the journey of Christ College to a University
Month/Year Jul/2019
ISBN 978-81-933887-9-2
Pages 55 - 69
Publishing Company/Institution Centre for Publications Christ University
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1 Seminar Presenter Fabrication of a crystal growth set up for Physical vapour deposition technique and growth of Te1-xSex whiskers (Co-authored) - National
2 Seminar Presenter Determination of Superconducting Transition of Bi1.75Pb0.25Sr2Ca2Cu3Oy by Measurement of Self Inductance - National
3 Participant National seminar on Excellence in Higher education National seminar on Excellence in Higher education - Conference of catholic Colleges of Karnataka National
4 Participant National Seminar on higher education today: challe National Seminar on higher education today: challenges and responses - St. Joseph's College National
5 Participant National conference on Impact of globalization and National conference on Impact of globalization and WTO on higher education in India - Christ University National
6 Participant State level Seminar on methods to revive and revit State level Seminar on methods to revive and revitalize the interest of students towards basic sciences - Christ University Regional
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1 Workshop on Quality in higher education - Academic and Administrative Autonomy Jyothi Nivas College Regional 11/04/2005
2 Workshop on Postgraduate Experiments in Physics Bangalore University Regional 23/01/2004
3 Workshop for the preparation of electronics dictionary Ministry of Human resource development Regional 27/11/2001
4 Three day workshop in Electronics Vivekananda Degree College Regional 17/12/1999
5 Workshop on Quantum Mechanics and astrophysics Christ University Regional 10/12/1999
6 Academic improvement programme in Electronics Dept. of Pre-University Education Regional 19/11/1998
7 Refresher course in Physics Mysore University Regional 25/06/1990
8 Workshop in Physics (Basic Electronics) Indian Physics Association Regional 16/06/1988
9 Winter Institute in Electronics for College Teachers Andhra University Regional 15/12/1986
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1 Understanding Research Methods This introductory postgraduate course covers a number of the basic elements of research methods, including literature review, critical thinking, and the formulation of a research question and proposal University of London July, 2014
2 How Things Work This course is a practical introduction to Physics in everyday life. It considers objects from the world around us and explore the scientific concepts upon which they are based. University of Virginia October, 2014
3 Crafting an Effective Writer Crafting an Effective writer teaches the parts of speech, subjects, verbs, clauses, phrases, punctuation and the writing process. Mt. San Jacinto College November, 2014
4 Introduction to Electronics This course introduces students to the basic components of electronics: diodes, transistors, and op-amps. It covers the basic operation and some common applications Georgia Institute of Technology January, 2015
5 Writing in the Sciences The course teaches participants how to write more clearly, concisely, and efficiently, as well as how to navigate the scientific publication process Stanford University November 2015

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