Dr V. K. Jain

Distinguished Scientist & Professor

Amity Institute of Advanced Research & Studies (Materials & Devices)
  • Qualifications

    Doctorate : Ph.D.(Solid State Physics)-1970,Indian Institute of Technology

  • Experience

    24 Sep 2007 - Present
    Distinguished Scientist & Professor,
    Amity Institute of Advanced Research & Studies (Materials & Devices)

  • Publications

    Detection of explosive using nanotechnology ,
    NAM S & T centre

    Glucose biosensor based on electrostatically functionalized carbon nanotubes bound glucose oxidase ,
    Sensors and Transducers Journal, USA (IFSA)

    Deposition and functionalization of thin films of carbon nanotubes using corona based electrostatic charge technique and their applications for gas detection ,
    Proceedings 2nd International Workshop On Electron Devices And Semiconductor Technology (IEDST )

    ‘New Technique to deposit thin films of carbon nanotubes based on electrostatic charge deposition and their applications for alcohol detection’ ,
    International Journal of Nanoscience

    ‘A review on the light extraction techniques in organic electroluminescent devices’ ,
    Elsevier Optical Materials

    ‘The effect of length of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTS) on electrical properties of conducting polymer-SWNT composites’ ,
    Journal Of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics

    Reusable nanomaterial and plant-biomass composites for removal of dyes from water. ,
    Environmental Technology

    Fluorescence quenching studies of conjugated polymer in the presence of TNT ,
    Journal of Luminescence

    ‘Role of nanomaterials in symbiotic fungus growth enhancement’ ,
    Current Science

    ‘Electrostatically Functionalized Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube/ PMMA Composite Thin Films for Organic Vapor Detection’ ,
    Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering

    Studies on the fluorescence properties of conjugated polymer poly[2-methoxy-5-(3_,7_-dimethyloctyloxy)-1,4-phenylenevinylene in presence of nitrogen dioxide gas ,
    Elsevier Synthetic Metals

    Nanomaterial based opto-electrical oxygen sensor for detecting air leakage in packed items and storage plants ,
    Journal of Experimental Nanoscience

    Nanomaterials help in early diagnosis of Meningitis ,
    Nanowrik.Com /Spotlight/Spotid

    Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes Reinforced Portland Cement Composites for Smoke Detection ,
    Solid State Phenomena

    Effect of Activated Multi Walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) and TiO2 Nanoparticles on Microbial Cell Integrity ,
    Journal of Bionanoscience

    Curcumin nanoparticles: Preparation, characterization and antimicrobial study ,
    Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry

    Electrostatically Functionalized Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Based Flexible and Non- Enzymatic Biosensor for Glucose Detection. ,
    Sensor & Transducers

    ‘In-Situ Decoration of Electrostacically Functionalized Multiwalled carbon Nanotubes with B-Ni(OH)2 Nanoparticles for Low Temperature NO2 Detection’ ,
    Sensor & Transducers

    Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes Reinforced Portland Cement Composite Based Room Temperature Sensor for Smoke Detection ,
    Sensor & Transducers

    Development of electroless, potable water sterilisation device based on nanophase modified concrete pebbles ,
    Materials Research Innovations

    Synthesis, Characterization and surface properties of Fe2O3 decorated ferromagnetic polypyrrole nanocomposites ,
    Journal of Alloy and Compounds

  • Projects

    To develop a contactless and non-destructive system to measure the lifetime and diffusion length of (-)
    To develop a contactless and non-destructive system to measure the lifetime and diffusion length of minority carrier in a solar cellby (DST)

    X-ray Bolometer(BAR)
    X-ray Bolometerby (BRNS)

    Development of Third Generation High Efficiency Solar Cell(DST)
    Development of Third Generation High Efficiency Solar Cell by (DST)

  • Patents

    A Sensor for Detecting Air Leakage in Packed Items and Storage Plants ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1339/DEL/2008 )

    A Nanomaterial Based Culture Medium for Microbial Growth Enhancement. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 14/DEL/2009 )

    Hydrogen peroxide vapour sensor using metal-phthalocyanine functionalized carbon nanotubes ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 185/DEL/2009 )

    Sensor for detecting Nitrogen Dioxide Gas. ,New Delhi,Abkhazia - Complete ( 308/DEL/2009 )

    Plant Biomass Nanomaterial Composite Based Electrode for the Removal of Industrial Dyes from Waste Water ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 429/DEL/2009 )

    Detection of TNT Using Fluorescent Conjugate Polymer ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 526/DEL/2009 )

    Preparation of Curcumin Nanoparticles and Evaluation of their Bio-Effiicacy ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 670/DEL/2009 )

    A Method to Enhance The Growth And Potentiality of A Fungal Biocontrol Agent Against Pathogenic One. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1495/DEL/2009 )

    Nanomaterials, their Method of Production and Applications thereof. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1612/DEL/2009 )

    Porphyrin Functionalized Carbon Nanotube Thin Films As Sensor For Detection Of Nitrogen Dioxide. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1732/DEL/2009 )

    Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube/Cement Composites based Sensors for Smoke Detection. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 2688/DEL/2009 )

    Cement- Nano Composite Coated Pebbles Based Water Purification System For Microbial Decontamination. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 2733/DEL/2010 )

    A low cost, disposable, room temperature colorimetric sensor array for quantitative detection of ammonia gas ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 251/DEL/2011 )

    Novel Smart Colorimetric Sensor for Toxic Gases/ Volatile Organic Compounds Using Solar Cell. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1165/DEL/2011 )

    A low Cost, Disposable, Ambient Temperature Colorimetric Sensor Array for Detection and Identification of Eight Toxic Gases. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1164/DEL/2011 )

    A system and Method for Controlling the Temperature of Air Conditioner. ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 2908/DEL/2011 )

    A Novel Room Temperature, Low Cost, Alarm Based LPG Sensor ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 3358/DEL/2011 )

    In Situ Genesis of Silver Nano in Porous Concrete Pebbles using Green Technology and Its Application for Microbial Decontamination of Water ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 438/DEL/2012 )

    Sensor for LPG and CO detection at room temperature and method for preparation thereof ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 748/DEL/2012 )

    Humidity based power generator and a method for preparing the same ,New Delhi,India - Complete ( 1552/DEL/2012 )

  • Conferences attended

    Nanotechnology-Present Status and Future Prospects in Developing Countries
    Organized By :NAM

    Indo-China W/s on MEMS & NEMS under the collaborative programme b/w DST & National Science,china
    Organized By :DST

    Detection of explosive using MEMS & Nanotechnology
    Organized By :IWPSD