Dr. (Ms.) Ritu Srivastava
Principal Scientist
Physics of Energy Harvesting
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Brief Biodata:
  • DP/DU No. and Name:Physics of Energy Harvesting Division
  • Current position and Address
  • Senior Scientist
    Physics of Energy Harvesting
    National Physical Laboratory
    New Delhi-110012.
    Phone: (011) 45608644
    Fax: (011) 45609310
    Email: ritu@mail.nplindia.org
  • Date of Birth:   25. 10. 1972
  • Educational Qualifications:
  • DegreeSubjectUniversity/InstituteYear
    Ph.DPhysics(Material Science)BHU2002
    M.Sc.PhysicsPurvanchal .University of Jaunpur (U.P.)1994
    B.Sc.Physics, Math,PsycologyPurvanchal .University of Jaunpur (U.P.)1991
    P.G.D.C.AComputer SciencePurvanchal .University of Jaunpur (U.P.)1993
  • Academics/Research Experience:
  • YearDurationResearch fieldInstitute ( in India/Abroad) Fellowship
    2002-2003One yearMaterial Science IUC-IndoreEx-SRF(CSIR)
    2003-2004One yearAcademic ICFAI UniversityFaculty Member
    2004-2008 Four Year Organic Semiconductor National Physical LaboratoryScientist
    2008-Till Now   Organic SemiconductorNational Physical Laboratory Senior Scientist
  • Date of Joining NPL:
  • 10-08-2004

  • No. of Publications:
  • SCI JournalsConference/ proceedingsBooksTotal
    Seventy Six Sixty Nine Chapter 1

    One Hundred Forty Six

  • No. of Patents :
  • Three(applied)
  • Current Activity :
  • (Not more than 50 words)
  • I am working in the general area of organic semiconductor which includes the synthesis and characterization of materials, study of electrical, optical and optoelectronic properties and its application in fabrication of devices like organic light emitting diodes, organic photovoltaic cells , organic thin film transistors and Organic light emitting transistors.
  • Honours and Award:
  • 1. CSIR -Senior Research Fellowship
    2. Ex-SRF(CSIR)
    3. BEST POSTER award for the paper “A proton conducting gel using precursor tetraethyl orthosilicate (TEOS) doped with H3PO4” in the Sixth Asian Conference On Solid State Ionics, Suraj Kund, New Delhi, India (Nov 29-Dec 4, 1998).
    4. Prof. Suresh Chandra Medal for the best paper “Application of porous silica gel electrolytes for whisker growth” in the Fourth National Conference on Solid State Ionics, Nagpur (Feb 15-17,2002).
    5. First Prize for the BEST PAPER presentation in the National Seminar on Advanced Materials, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (22nd-24th March, 2002)
  • Any other information:
  • Resource Person in Research Training Workshop on Solid State Ionics, B.H.U., Varanasi Nov. 22-28, 1998.
    Resource Person in Sixth Asian Conference on Solid State Ionics, Suraj Kund, New Delhi. Nov. 29-Dec.04, 1998.
    Member of N.S.S. from 1989-1991.
  • Blood Group: B(+ve)