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Profile Name
Dr. N. Vijayan
Current Designation
Senior Scientist
Residential Address

Room No. 46, Main Building
Crystal Growth and X-Ray Analysis Section
National Physical Laboratory
New Delhi-110012.

Telephone 1
011-45608263/9206/8634
Telephone 2
09868389634
Date of birth
10-Jun-1976
Grade
006
Brief Biodata
  1. DP/DU No. and  Name: 7.01.01; Crystal Growth and X-Ray Analysis

  2. Name: Dr. N. VIJAYAN
  3. Current position and Address : Senior Scientist
    Room No. 46, Main Building
    Crystal Growth and X-Ray Analysis Section

    CSIR-National Physical Laboratory

    New Delhi-110012.

    E-mail: nvijayan@nplindia.org,
    vjnphy@yahoo.com
    Ph. No. 011-45608263/9206/8634
    FAX: 011-45609310
    Mobile: 09868389634
    Award Information web: http://scientistsofindia.blogspot.com/
    Researcher ID:   http://www.researcherid.com/rid/G-6639-2011
  4. Date of Birth :    10th June 1976
  5. Educational Qualifications:
    Degree Subject University/Institute Year

    B.Sc.

    Physics

    Bharathidasan University,
    Trichy , TN

    1996

    M.Sc.

    Physics

    ----do----

    1998

    B.Ed.

    Physical Sciences

    ----do----

    1999

    M.Phil.

    Physics

    ----do----

    2001

    Ph.D. Physics-Materials Science

    Anna University , Chennai

    2005
  6. Academics/Research Experience:

    Year

    Duration

    Research field

    Institute ( in India/Abroad).

    Fellowship

    2000-2002

    November 24, 2000-November 23-2002

    Crystal Growth and Characterization

    Anna University , Chennai , India

    Junior Research Fellow

    2002-2003

    November 24 2002-October31st 2003

    Crystal Growth and Characterization

    Anna University , Chennai , India

    Senior Research Fellow

    2004-2007

    August 27 2004-August 26, 2007

    Crystal Growth and Characterization

    CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi

    Jr. Scientist

    2007-2011

    August 27, 2007-26, August 2011

    Crystal Growth and Characterization

    CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi

    Scientist C

    2011-Till Date

    August 27, 2011-Till date

    Crystal Growth and Characterization

    CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi

    Sr. Scientist

  7. Date of Joining NPL: 27th August 2004
  8. No. of Publications: Given Below
    SCI Journals Conference/ proceedings Books Total
    147 229

    1

    377
  9. No. of Patents : Two
  10. Current Activity :
    (Not more than 50 words)
    • Growth of defect free single crystals of pure and doped Lithium Niobate (LN) and Bismuth Germanium Oxide (BGO) by Czochralski technique (using RF and resistive heating) for SHG and detector applications.
    • Growth of Alkali halides and variety of inorganic, organic & semiorganic NLO materials by Solution and low temperature melt growth techniques.
    • Growth of thermoelectric single crystals by vertical Bridgman technique (VBT)
    • Preparation of nanomaterials by microwave and autoclave methods.
    • Growth of technologically important single crystals by unidirectional solution growth and seed rotation techniques.
  11. Honours and Awards:
    Awards / Fellowship Received
    1. One of my co-authored paper has been selected for the BEST POSTER AWARD during the 18th National Seminar on Crystal Growth held at SSN College of Engineering, Chennai during 24-26, Feb. 2014.
    2. Reviewer of the Many international reputed journals (Elsevier, ACS, RSC, Wiley Interscience Journals)
    3. Evaluated/Adjudicated more than 33 Ph.D. Thesis (Different Universities in India)
    4. Life member in Indian Association for Crystal Growth (IACG) and Indian Laser Association (ILA).
    5. One of my co-authored paper has been selected for the BEST PAPER AWARD during the 17th National Seminar on Crystal Growth held at Dept. of Physics, Anna University, Chennai during 9-11, Jan. 2013.
    6. “Bharat Jyoti Award-2011” for excellent in sciences, Awarded by India International Friendship Society, New Delhi.
    7. Technical Editor of the following journals: Journal of Applied Sciences, Asian Journal of Materials Sciences and Asian Journal of Applied Sciences.
    8. One of my co-authored paper has been selected for the BEST POSTER AWARD during the 4th International Conference on INDIAS 2010 held at University of Allahabad, Allahabad during 19th to 21st Sept. 2010.
    9. One of my co-authored research article has been appeared as the TOP ARTICLES in Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials (Web Address: http://inoe.inoe.ro/joam/index.php)
    10. DST Sponsored “BOYSCAST” fellowship in Physical Sciences in the year 2007-2008, and carried out post doctoral fellowship (PDF) study at University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain in the field of Crystal growth and Characterization.
    11. Prestigious CSIR Young Scientist Award -2007 (Cash prize, citation, plaque and Project worth of Rs. 25 lakshs) in Physical Sciences.
    12. Prof. P. Ramasamy National Award for Crystal Growth-2007” (Cash Prize, citation and plaque).
    13. One of my papers has been appeared in the Most Accessed article list in Crystal Growth and Design –October-December 2006 (American Chemical Society); Web address: http://pubs.acs.org/journals/cgdefu/promo/most/most_accessed/2006q4.htm
    14. One of my co-authored papers has been selected for the best paper award     entitled “Spectral, optical and dielectric studies on cadmium thiourea acetate (CTA) single crystals” by S.Shakil Kirupavathy, S.Stella Marry, P.Srinivasan, N.Vijayan and R.Gopalakrishnan  in the Second National Symposium on Nonlinear Optical Crystals and Modelling in Crystal Growth, held at Dept. of Physics, Anna University, Chennai during March 26-27, 2007.
    15. One of my co-authored papers has been selected for the best paper award     entitled “Studies on the growth, optical, electrical and spectral properties of KB5 single crystals” by S.Stella Mary, S.Shakil Kirupavathy, P.Srinivasan, T.Kanagasekaran, P.Mythili, N.Vijayan, G.Bhagavannarayana and R.Gopalakrishnan in the 11th National Seminar on Crystal held at Centre for    Crystal Growth, SSN College of Engineering, Kalavakkam during December 07-   09, 2006.
    16. ‘Best poster presentation award’ (awarded by Indian Science Congress    Association and Indian Association for Crystal Growth) in the National  conference on Advances in Technologically important single crystals held at Dept. of Physics and Astrophysics, University of Delhi during October 12-14,2006.
    17. IUCR Student award to participate in the ICCG14, held at Grenoble, France, during August 09-13, 2004.
    18. ‘Best paper presentation award’ (awarded by India Science Congress Association) in the Ninth National Seminar on Crystal Growth held at Crystal Growth Centre, Anna University, Chennai, during February 24-26, 2003.
    19. Awarded fellowship in DRDO project as Junior Research Fellow (JRF) from 24th November 2000 to 31st October 2003.
    20. Prof.S.E.Subramania Iyer Medal during M.Sc., - 1997 (St.Joseph’s College,            Trichy).
    21. Dr.R.Sebastian Cash Award during M.Sc., - 1997 (St.Joseph’s College, Trichy).
    22. Rev.Fr.Irudayam’s cash Award for good conduct during M.Sc., - 1998 (St.Joseph’s College, Trichy).
    23. Placed in the Principal’s list of Honor during B.Sc., - 1994 (A.V.V.M. Sri Pushpam College, Poondi, Thanjavur (Dt.)).
    24. Good conduct awards during Higher Secondary courses (HSC) – 1992 & 1993, Uma Maheshwara Hr.Sec.School, Karanthai, Thanjavur (Dt.).
  12. Any other information: Students Guided/Ongoing

    No. Ph.D. Students: 3
    No. of M.Tech/M.Phil. Students: 7
    Faculty in AcSIR for M.Tech., course entitled
    “Advanced Materials Characterization Techniques”.

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