Professor Samit Kumar Ray

Director and Professor, S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur


Areas of Interest:

Semiconductor Devices, Nanotechnology, Electronic and Photonic Devices, Photovoltaic Devices, Thin Film Technology, Electronic materials, Sensors
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Specialization:

Nanoelectronics; Semiconductor Devices; Nanophotonics; Thin Film Technology

Consultancy Areas:

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Sector Associated With:

Academia

Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

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

Major Professional Contributions:

Prof. Samit K. Ray made outstanding contributions in field of silicon microelectronics, semiconductor thin films and nanotechnology useful for the next generation ultra-large-scale integration devices, and high¬-speed computers and communications. His work in solid state devices has run the gamut from very practical fields such as ULSI Si technology, Nano-Technology and Terahertz devices. He has carried out intriguing research on SiGe hetero- and nanostructures, and especially applications to silicon based photonic devices, which is an extremely important breakthrough in semiconductor nanodevices. He demonstrated a ternary SiGeC alloy PMOSFET for first-time, paving the way of extending strain and band-gap engineering. .

Professional Experience:

  • Director – S. N. Bose National Centre for basic Sciences, Kolkata
  • Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • Visiting Fellow – University of Texas, Austin
  • Visiting Faculty – Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Visiting Scientist – University of Delaware, Newark

Keywords:

Nanotechnology; Nanoelectronics; Semiconductor Devices; Nanophotonics; Thin Film Technology.

 

Contact Information

Office

1. S. N. Bose National Centre for basic Sciences
Block JD, Sector III
Salt Lake, Kolkata 700 106
Phone: 033-23355709
Mobile:9434020348
Fax: 033-23352733

2. Department of Physics,
Indian Institute of Technology,
Kharagpur-721 302
Phone: 03222-255303
Mobile:9434020348
Fax: 03222-255303

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Education

  • B.Sc., Physics(Hons.), 1980, Calcutta University
    M.Sc., Physics, 1982, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • M.Tech.,Materials Science, 1984, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • Ph.D., Electronics Engineering, 1991, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

 

Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • INSA YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD – 1993
  • MRSI-ICSC Superconductivity & Materials Science Annual Prize 2015
  • UGC-Hari Om Ashram Trust National Award - Homi J Bhabha Award for Research in Applied Sciences – 2001
  • MRSI Medal Award – 2007
  • Fellow : West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology - 2011

Link to Website


INAE Section Affiliated VI: Electronics and Communication Engineering


Year of Election to Fellowship: 2008


Year of Birth: 1961