|Mr Arokiyadoss did his BSc in Physics from Bharadhisasan University, Triuchirapalli and MTech in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology from the University of Madras. He is currently working in UGC-DAE-CSR project on “Investigations on various doped ZnO films as front contact TCO in Flexible Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells”.He completed the following research projects1. “Vanadium Pentoxide Nanostructure: An Effective Control of Morphology Through Hydrothermal Method” (M.Tech., project carried out under the guidance of Dr. S. Balakumar at National Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Guindy Campus, Chennai, India.2. “Synthesis and Characterization of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Using Gum Arabic as Template” (M.Sc., project carried out under the guidance of Dr. K J Sreeram at Central Leather Research Institute, Chennai, India.)He participated in the following workshop/conferencesChemical Research Society of India, Interaction Meeting with Postgraduate and Undergraduate Students as a part of International Year of Chemistry (CRSI – IYC 2011) at Central Leather Research Institute, Chennai. Jointly organised by Anna University, University of Madras, IIT – Madraas and Central Leather Research Institute.
National workshop on “Preparation and Characterization of Nanomaterials (NWPCN-2011)” on April 2011 at University of Madras, Chennai. Organized by National Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Madras, Chennai, India.
National Confrence on “Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (NCNN – 2011)” on August 2011 at University of Madras, Chennai. Organized by National Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Chennai, India.
Techniques for synthesis of nanoparticles and characterization using UV – Vis Spectroscopy to analyze the surface energy of the nanoparticles and Photon Correlation Spectroscopy to analyze the size distribution of nanoparticles at Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Adyar, Chennai.
Interested Research Areas
- Amorphous Silicon Solar Cell
- Metal Oxide Semiconductors for TCO and Gas sensing
- Hydrogen Production from Photo catalytic Methods
- Super Paramagnetic Nanoparticles