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Profile Name
Dr. Amish G. Joshi
Current Designation
Principal Scientist
Residential Address

8/10 M.S. Building,
NPL Colony,
New Rajinder Nagar,
New Delhi – 110 060

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Telephone 2
Date of birth
Brief Biodata
  • DP/DU No. and Name:
  • (#1.05) Organic and Inorganic LEDs / Physics of Energy Harvesting Division
  • Educational Qualifications:
  • Degree Subject University/Institute Year
    B.Sc. Physics Saurashtra University, Rajkot ( 1993
    M.Sc. Physics Saurashtra University, Rajkot ( 1995
    Ph.D. Physics Saurashtra University, Rajkot ( 1999
  • Title of Ph.D. Thesis: "Effect of Stoichiometric Variations on Superconductivity of high -Tc materials"
  • Academics/Research Experience:
  • Year Duration Research field

    Institute (
    in India



    01-11-1998 to 31-03-2000 1 Yr 4 months Superconductivity Saurashtra University SRF (CSIR)
    01-04-2000 to 31-10-2000 6 months Superconductivity Saurashtra University RA (CSIR)
    02-11-2000 to 22-03-2002 1 Yr 4 months Superconductivity - Magnetism of Oxide and intermettalic compounds

    Tata Institute

    Fundamental Research

    Post Doctoral Visiting Fellow
    27-03-2002 to 26-03-2007 5 Yrs Superconductivity, Magnetism, XPS CSIR-National Physical Laboratory

    Scientist –

    06-04-2005 to 06-04-2006 1 Yr Superconductivity, Magnetism,

    of Kentucky, Lexington, USA

    BOYSCAST Fellow

    27-03-2007 to 26-03-2011 4 Yrs GaN-LEDs, Magnetism, XPS CSIR-National Physical Laboratory Senior Scientist
    27-03-2011 onwards till the date Memristors, XPS CSIR-National Physical Laboratory Principal Scientist
  • Date of Joining NPL:
  • 27/03/2002
  • No. of Publications:
  • SCI Journals Conference/ proceedings Books Total
    69 38 Nil 107
  • No. of Patents :
  • Nil
  • Current Activity :
  • Established MBE under 11 FYP of CSIR Network Project on "Fabrication of LED Devices and systems for solid state lighting application". Epitaxial growth of GaN at various substrate temperature demonstrated on 2-inch MOCVD grown GaN-epilayer. Currently working on Memristors using thermal and e-beam evaporation technique. Also probing nanostructures of ZnO, MgO, WO3, CeO2-TiO2, Graphene, CNT as well as bulk materials and Thinfilms of CMR, HTSC and Heusler Alloy etc… with X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS).
  • Honours and Award:
  • i. Outstanding Performance - Young Scientist of the year NPL, Sept. 2006

    ii. BOYSCAST Fellowship of DST for the year 2004-2005

    iii. ISCA (Indian Science Congress Association); Best Poster Presentation Award for the year 2012-2013
  • Any other information:
  • • Research Interest
  • High Temperature Superconductivity of Oxides and Inter metallic compound
    Magnetism, CMR, GMR and DMS
    Heterostructures for Memristive and spintronics devices
  • • Reviewer of the Journal
  • (i) Journal of Applied Physics (IF=2.183)
    (ii) Chemical Comunication (IF=6.834)
    (iii) Energy & Environmental Science (IF=20.523)
    (iv) Crystal Engineering Communication (IF=4.034)
    (v) RSC Advances (IF=3.840)
    (vi) Physica B (IF=1.319)
  • • Membership to academic bodies
  • Life Member, Indian Physics Association
    Life Member, Materials Research Society of India
Profile Department
Physics of Energy Harvesting


Member for
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