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Anirban Mitra Associate Professor mitrafph[at]iitr.ac.in 1332285652 Website
Areas of Interest
  • Lasers and Photonics, Plasmonics, Optical Properties of Wide Band Gap Semiconductors
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
Ph.DPhysicsI.I.T, Kanpur2002
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Localized surface plasmon mediated properties of ZnO and Ag/ZnO multilayer thin film N. VenugopalA2010
Heterostructures of Al doped ZnO and Cu2O Thin Films for Solar Cell ApplicationGurpreet KaurA2011
Plasmonic properties of Closely Spaced Metallic Nanoislands Thin Films,Mahima AryaA2011
Refereed Journal Papers

1) M Arya, M Ranjan, M Bhatnagar, R Nath, A Mitra, “In-Plane and Out-of-Plane Plasmons in Random Silver Nanoisland Films”, Plasmonics, 13 (2018) 373.

2) M. Arya, Avijit Dewasi, Anirban Mitra, Spectroscopic ellipsometer study of laser ablation wavelength dependent growth kinetics of Ag nanoislands: An insight to potential plasmonic applications, Applied Surface Science, 447 (2018) 87

3) Avijit Dewasi and Anirban Mitra, UV visible light detection with TiO2 thin film deposited on chemically textured p type substrate, (2018) Journal of Materials: Materials in Electronics, available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s10854-018-8949-8

4) Avijit Dewasi and Anirban Mitra, Effect of variation of thickness of TiO2 on the photovoltaic performance of n-TiO2/p-Si heterostructure, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 28 (2017) 18075.

5) M. Arya, M.Ranjan, M. Bhatnagar, R. Nath, S. Mukherjee and A. Mitra, Aimulated near field mapping of ripple pattern supported metal nanoparticles arrays for SERS optimization, Journal of Physics D., Applied Physics, 50 (2017) 455603.

6) M Arya, A Mitra, R Nath, “Spectroscopic ellipsometer study of correlation of out of plane and in-plane plasmons in silver nanoislands with annealing induced growth”, Vacuum, 143 (2017) 348.

7) Pramod Kumar, Pawan Kumar Kanaujia, G. Vijaya Prakash, Avijit Dewasi, Indranil Lahiri, Anirban Mitra, “Growth of few- and multilayer graphene on different substrates using pulsed nanosecond Q-switched Nd:YAG laser”, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 52 (2017) 12295.

8) M Arya, M Ranjan, R Nath, A Mitra, “Estimation of Field depolarization and LSPR shift in closely packed metallic Nanoparticles with corrected plasmon line width”, Applied Surface Science, 420 (2017) 982.

9) P Kumar, I Lahiri, A Mitra, “Direct graphene growth from highly ordered pyrolytic graphite using pulsed Nd: YAG laser on p-Si (100) substrate at 700°c, AIP Conference Proceedings 1728 (1), 020452.

10) M Arya, A Dewasi, A Mitra, R Nath, “Broadband efficiency enhancement of solar cell by mixing metallic nanoparticles of different sizes”, AIP Conference Proceedings 1728 (1), 020381.

11) Gurpreet Kaur, A. Dewasi, Anirban Mitra and K. L. Yadav, “Effect of nitrogen gas annealing on the properties of PLD deposited Cu2O thin film, Advanced Science Letter, 22 (2016) 905.

12) Gurpreet Kaur, K. L. Yadav and Anirban Mitra, “Localized Surface Plasmon Induced Enhancement of Electron-Hole generation with silver metal island at n-Al:ZnO:p-Cu2O heterojunction”, Applied Physics Letter, 107 (2015) 053901.

13) Gurpreet Kaur, Anirban Mitra and K. L. Yadav, “Influence of oxygen pressure on the growth and physical properties of pulsed laser deposited Cu O thin films, Journal Of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (DOI :10.1007/s10854-015-3636-5.).

14) Gurpreet Kaur, Anirban Mitra and K. L. Yadav, “Influence of Beam Energy on the Properties of Pulsed Laser Deposited Al-doped ZnO Thin Films”, IEEE Transaction on Nanotechnology, Paper Identification number: TNANO-00135-2015.

15) Gurpreet Kaur, Anirban Mitra and K. L. Yadav, “Pulsed Laser Deposited Al doped ZnO Thin Films for optical applications”, Progress in Natural Science: Materials International, 25 (2015) 12.

16) Gurpreet Kaur, Anirban Mitra and K. L. Yadav, “Growth and Properties of Pulsed Laser Deposited Al doped ZnO Thin Films”, Advanced Materials Letters, 6 (2015) 73.

17) N. Venugopal, Gurpreet Kaur and Anirban Mitra, “Plasmonic effect of Ag nanoislands covered n-Al:ZnO/p-Si heterostructure”, Applied Surface Science, 320 (2014) 30.

18) N. Venugopal and Anirban Mitra, “Influence of Temperature Dependent Morphology on Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance in Ultra-Thin Silver Island Films”, Applied Surface Science, 285 (2013) 357.

19) N. Venugopal and Anirban Mitra, “Optical Transparency of ZnO Thin Film using localized surface plasmons of Ag nanoislands”, Optical Materials, 35 (2013) 1467.

20) N. Venugopal and Anirban Mitra, “Localized surface plasmon resonance of silver nanoislands based glucose sensor”, AIP. Conference Proceedings, 1536 (2013) 1199.

21) A. Osipov, S. A. Kukushkin, N. A. Feoktistov, A. Osipova, N. Venugopal, G. D. Verma, Bipin Kumar Gupta, Anirban Mitra, “Structural and Optical Properties of High Quality ZnO Film on Si with SiC Buffer Layer”, Thin Solid Films, 520 (2012) 6836.

22) N. Venugopal and Anirban Mitra, “Plasmonic properties of ZnO/Ag/ZnO multilayer thin film” Advanced Materials Research, 585 (2012) 214. .

23) N. Venugopal, G.D. Verma and Anirban Mitra, “Effect of Surface Plasmons on Optical and Electrical Properties of Multilayer ZnO/Ag/ZnO/ Thin Film”, AIP. Conference Proceedings, 1391 (2011) 98.

24) Dominik Danieluk, Ann L. Bradley, Anirban Mitra, L. O’Reilly,, Olibanji F. Lucas, Aidan Cowley, Patrick J. McNally, Barry Foy, Enda McGlynn, Journal of Mate. Science: Material Electronics, 20 (2009) S-76..

25) Anirban Mitra, L. O'Reilly, O.F. Lucas, G. Natarajan, A.L. Bradley, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels , D.C. Cameron, A. Reader, and M. Martinez-Rosas, “Optical Properties of CuCl films on silicon substrate”, Physics Status Solidi B, 245 (2008) 2808.

26) A. Mitra, F. O. Lucas, L. O’Reilly, P. J. McNally, S. Daniels, Gomathi Natarajan, “Towards the fabrication of a UV light source based on CuCl thin films”, Journal of Mate. Science: Material Electronics, Vol-18, Suppl-1/October (2007) 21.

27) L. O'Reilly, A. Mitra, O.F. Lucas, G. Natarajan, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels, A. Lankinen, A. L. Bradley, D. C. Cameroon “Characterization of n-type c-CuCl on Si for UV optoelectronic applications”, Journal of Mate. Science: Material Electronics, Vol-18, Suppl-1/October (2007) 57.

28) Gomathi Natarajan, A. Mitra, S. Daniels, D. C. Cameron, P. J. McNally, “Temperature dependent optical properties of UV emitting γ-CuCl thin films”, Thin Solid Films, 516 (2008) 1439.

29) F.O. Lucas, A. Mitra, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels, A. L. Bradley, D.M. Taylor, K. Durose, Y.Y. Proskuryakov, D.C. Cameron, “Evaluation of the chemical, electronic and optoelectronic properties of γ–CuCl thin films and their fabrication of Si substrates, J. Phys. D: Condensed Matter 40 (2007) 3261.

30) Anirban Mitra, Hidetsugu Yoshida, Hisanori Fujita and Masahiro Nakatsuka, “Sub nano-second Pulse Generation by Stimulated Brillouin Scattering using FC-75 in an Integrated Set-up with laser energy up to 1.5 J”, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 45 (2006) 1607.

31) Anirban Mitra, Hidetsugu Yoshida, Hisanori Fujita, Masahiro Nakatsuka,“Study of Second Harmonic Generation by Non-linear Crystals with Phase Conjugation”, Optics Communications, 261 (2006) 342.

32) Gomathi Natarajan, , S. Daniels, D. C. Cameron, L. O’Reilly, A. Mitra, P. J. McNally, O. F. Lucas, R. T. Rajendra Kumar, Ian Reid, A. L. Bradley, “Growth of CuCl Thin Films by Magnetron Sputtering for Ultraviolet Optoelectronics Applications”, Journal of Appl. Physics, 100 (2006) 0033520.

33) Gomathi Natarajan, Anirban Mitra, Lisa O'Reilly, Stephen Daniels, David C Cameron, Patrick McNally, Olabanji Lucas, Louise Bradley “Optical Investigations on Sputtered CuCl Thin Films” Progress in Semiconductor Materials V -- Novel Materials and Electronic and Optoelectronic Applications, edited by L.J. Olafson, R.M. Biefeld, M.C. Wanke, A.W. Saxler (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 891, Warrendale, PA, 2005). 0891-EE03-22.

34) L. O'Reilly, A. Mitra, G. Natarajan, O.F. Lucas, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels, D. C. Cameron, A. L. Bradley and A. Reader, “Impact on Structural, Optical and Electrical Properties of CuCl by Incorporation of Zn for n-type Doping”, Journal of Crystal Growth, 287 (2006) 139.

35) F.O. Lucas, L. O’Reilly, G. Natarajan, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels, D.M. Taylor, S. William, D.C. Cameron, A.L. Bradley and A. Mitra, “Encapsulation of the Heteroepitaxial Growth of Wide Band Gap γ-CuCl on Silicon Substrates”, J. Crystal Growth, 287 (2006) 112.

36) G. Natarajan, L. O’Reilly, S. Daniels, D. C. Cameron, P.J. McNally, O. Lucas, A. Reader, A. Mitra and A.L. Bradley, “Structural and Optoelectronic properties of Sputtered Copper (I) Chloride”, Opto-Ireland 2005: Optoelectronics, Photonic Devices and Optical Networks edited by J.G. McInerney et al., Proceedings of SPIE Vol. Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5825 (2005) 369.

37) L. O’Reilly, G. Natarajan, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels, O.F. Lucas, A. Mitra, M. Martinez-Rosas, A.L. Bradley, A. Reader and D. C. Cameron, “The use of widebandgap CuCl on silicon for ultra-violet photonics”, Opto-Ireland 2005: Optoelectronics, Photonic Devices and Optical Networks edited by J.G. McInerney et al, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5825 (2005) 29.

38) L. O'Reilly, G. Natarajan, O.F. Lucas, P.J. McNally, S. Daniels, D.C. Cameron, A. Reader, A. Mitra, M. Martinez-Rosas, A. L. Bradley, “Room temperature ultra-violet electroluminescence from a cubic semiconductor grown on near lattice–matched silicon”, J. Appl. Phys. 98 (2005) 113512.

39) Raj K. Thareja, Anirban Mitra, T.Ohshima, T.Ikegami, and K.Ebihara, "Second harmonic generation in nanocrystalline ZnO films", Prospectives in Modern Optics & Optical Instrum. 1-8 (2002).

40) R. K. Thareja, Kumamoto, T. Ohshima, A. Mitra, T. Ikegami, Y. Yamagata, K. Ebihara, “Second harmonic generation in pulsed laser deposited nanocrystalline ZnO films”, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4453 (2001) 127.

41) Raj K. Thareja, A. Mitra, V.Ganesan, A.Gupta, P.K.Sahoo,V.N.Kulkarni "Pulsed laser deposited nanocrystalline ZnO thin films." Material Research Society Proceeding (MRS), Fall Meeting, 2000.

42) A. Mitra, R. K. Thareja, V. Ganesan, A. Gupta, P. K. Sahoo and V. N .Kulkarni, “Synthesis and characterization of ZnO thin films for UV laser”, Appl. Surf. Sci. 174 (2001) 232.

43) Anirban Mitra and Raj. K. Thareja, “Dependence of Second Harmonic Generation on Size of Nanocrystallites of ZnO”, Mod. Phys. Lett. B. 15 (2001) 515.

44) Anirban Mitra and R. K. Thareja, “Photoluminescence and ultraviolet laser emission from nanocrystalline ZnO thin film”, Journal of Appl. Phys. 89 (2001) 2025.

45) R. K. Thareja and A. Mitra, “Random Laser Action in ZnO”, Appl. Phys. B 71, (2000) 181.

46) A. Mitra and R. K. Thareja, "Ultraviolet laser Emission from Optically Pumped ZnO", Mod. Phys. Lett. B. 13, (1999) 1075.

47) A. Mitra and R. K. Thareja, "Determination of Laser Ablation Threshold of Teflon at different harmonics of Nd:YAG laser using photothermal deflection technique" , Journal of Mate. Science. 34, (1999) 615.

48) A. Misra, A.Mitra and R. K. Thareja, "Diagnostics of laser ablated plasmas using fast photography", Appl. Phys. Lett. 74, (1999) 929..

49) R. K. Thareja, R.K. Dwivedi, A. Misra, A. Mitra and A. Neogi "Deposition of Thin Films by Laser Ablation" Metals. Mate. And Process., 10 (1998) 217.