Dr Partha Bhattacharyya

Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, Howrah, West Bengal


Areas of Interest:

Microelectronics, Electron devices, gas sensors.

Specialization:

Nanostructured semiconducting oxide based gas sensors, graphene derivative based hybrid sensor devices

Consultancy Areas:

Nanostructured semiconducting oxide based gas sensors, graphene derivative based hybrid sensor devices .

 

Sector Associated With:

Academia

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Educational / Academic institutions, R&D Organizations, Government (including funding agencies)

Major Professional Contributions:

Prototype development for MEMS based low temperature methane sensor for coalmine application, Oxide nanoform based sensor system for monitoring quality for fruits and vegetables.

Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Professor (Since June, 2007).

Keywords:

Semiconductor, Electron devices, sensors.

 

Contact Information

Office

Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur, Howrah-711103, West Bengal
Tel:03326684561 (Ext:544)

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Education

  • PhD (Engg)

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • • Indian National Science Academy (INSA) Young Scientists Award 2012.

  • Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE) Young Engineer Award 2012.
  • All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Career Award for Young Teachers (CAYT) 2011-12.
  • Post Doctoral research and Initiation of International Collaboration under INDO-GERMAN bilateral exchange program-2015 supported by INSA-DFG (Indian National Science Academy-Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) in the Institute of Micro and Nanomaterials (Institut für Mikro- und Nanomaterialien), Ulm University, Germany (June-August, 2015) (Host: Prof. Hans Jörg Fecht, Chaired Professor and Director, Institute of Micro and Nanomaterials) .
  • Supervisor of the thesis awarded as "Innovative Doctoral Thesis Award- 2015" by Indian National Academy of Engineering (INAE): Name of the scholar: Dr. Arnab Hazra, Title of the thesis: "Development of p and n Type TiO2 Nanostructure Based Devices for Alcohol Sensing".
  • Research project Grant under DST (Department of Science and Technology) Fast Track Scheme for Young Scientists, Govt. of India, 2012.
  • The Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI) Young Engineers Award 2010.
  • Bengal Engineering Collage Alumni Association-Washington Metropolitan Area (BECAA-WMA) and Global Alumni Association of Bengal Engineering and Science University (GAABESU) Young Faculty Research Award 2012.
  • Best poster paper Award for the paper "ZnO nanoflowers and Ni/Pd nanoparticles hybrid junctions as a highly selective methanol sensor" authored by Debanjan Acharyya, Partha Bhattacharyya, Young Scientist Colloquium-2015, Organized by Materials Research Society of India (Kolkata chapter), 11th September, 2015, CSIR- Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute , Kolkata, India.
  • Best oral paper Award for the paper "Modulation of Alcohol Sensing Performance of Anodically Grown TiO2 Nanotube Array by a Novel Stoichiometry Variation Technique" authored by Arnab Hazra, Partha Bhattacharyya, Young Scientist Colloquium-2014, Organized by Materials Research Society of India (Kolkata chapter), 12th September, 2014, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India.
  • Best poster paper Award for the paper "Development of efficient BTX sensor based on ZnO nanoflower like structures" authored by Debanjan Acharyya, Partha Bhattacharyya, Young Scientist Colloquium-2014, Organized by Materials Research Society of India (Kolkata chapter), 12th September, 2014, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics , Kolkata, India.
  • Best poster paper Award for the paper "Development of TiO2 Nanostructure based Devices for Alcohol Detection" authored by Arnab Hazra, Partha Bhattacharyya, Young Scientist Colloquium-2013, Organized by Materials Research Society of India (Kolkata chapter), 28th August, 2013, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.
  • 3rd Prize for Oral Presentation in FECIIT 2008( Frontiers in Electronics, Communication, Instrumentation and Information Technology), Department of Electronics and Instrumentation, Indian School of Mines University, Dhanbad, 13-15 Oct, 2008.
  • Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India, 2006.

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INAE Section Affiliated VI: Electronics and Communication Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: N.A.


Year of Birth: 22 February, 1978