Dr. Parag Sharma
Principal Scientist
Physico-Mechanical Metrology
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Brief Biodata:
  • DP/DU No. and Name:
  • Quantum Optics and Photon Physics (D 6.04)
  • Quantum Phenomena and Applications Division
  • Current position and Address:
  • Scientist-C, Room No. 136 (Main Building), NPL, New Delhi-110012
  • Educational Qualifications:
  • DegreeSubjectUniversity/InstituteYear
    PhDPhysicsDayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra2006
    MScPhysicsDayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra2002
    BScPhy. Chem.MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly2000
  • Academics/Research Experience:
  • YearDurationResearch fieldInstitute ( in India/Abroad) Fellowship
    41/2Sep. 2002 - Feb. 2007Molecular PhotonicsDayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra CSIR-NET (JRF)
  • Date of Joining NPL:
  • February 14, 2007
  • No. of Publications:
  • SCI JournalsConference/ proceedingsBooksTotal
  • No. of Patents :
  • Nil
  • Current Activity :
  • Radiometry and photometry, especially, spectroradiometry, quantum optical metrology, and LED based steady and flashing light photometry.
    Low power nonlinear optics in natural photosensitive systems, bio-molecular photonics, and its applications in the human vision standardization and all-optical information processing..
  • Honours and Award:
  • • Best Thesis Award at Eighth International Conference on Optoelectronics, Fiber Optics and Photonics, Photonics 2006, Hyderabad, India, Dec. 13–16, 2006.
    • ‘DST Award’ for participation in the Meeting of Nobel Laureates and Students in Physics in Lindau (Germany), 2004.
    • Indian Science Congress Association Young Scientist Award in Physical Sciences, 2004.
    • N.N. Saha Award, 2003 by Indian Biophysical Society at National Symposium on Biophysics, IIT Roorkee, Feb. 21-23, 2003.
  • Any other information:
  • Membership of Professional Societies
  • • Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Kolkata, Life Membership
    (Membership No. L-11614)
    • The Optical Society of India (OSI), Kolkata, Life Membership
    (Membership No. L-492)
    • Indian Laser Association (ILA), Bombay, Life Membership
    (Membership No. LM-722)