GANGINENI RAMESH BABU Associate Professor

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  • Department of Physics
  • School of Physical, Chemical & Applied Sciences
  • rameshcu@gmail.com

Academic Activity

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Educational Qualification (UG,PG & Higher Order)

S.No Degree Subject/Title of thesis University/Board Year of Passing
1 Ph.D. Extrinsic Magnetotransport in Manganites and its Dependence on Mechanical Strain IFW / TU Dresden, Germany 2008
2 M.Sc. Physics University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 2002
3 B.Sc. Physics JKC College, Nagarjuna University, Guntur 2000

Area of Specializaion

Spintronics, Nano-fabrication and Multiferroics

Awards / Prizes Conferred

S.No Name / Title of the Award Type Name of the Agency conferred the Award Year of the Award Amount for Cash Award
1 Best Poster Award INTERNATIONAL Material Research Society, Singapore 2017 10000
2 Best Poster Award NATIONAL IISc. Bangalore 2016 2000
3 Best Teacher Award REGIONAL Pondicherry University 2012 No
4 Magna Kumlaude REGIONAL IFW / TU Dresden, Germany 2008 No

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Assistant Professor Department of Physics Pondicherry University

Research Experience

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1 Post-Doc SPINTEC SPINTEC/CNRS/CEA, Grenoble, France Spintronics

Industry Experience

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Contribution towards Innovation

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Patent Details

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Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 1. Structural stability and magnetic properties of Mn2FeAl alloy with a ß-Mn structure Shubhra Dash, AV Lukoyanov, Durgamadhab Mishra, UP Mohammed Rasi, RB Gangineni, M Vasundhara, Ajit K Patra Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 167205 2020 2.717
2 2. Giant Optical Nonlinearities of Photonic Minibands in Metal–Dielectric Multilayers Jitendra Nath Acharyya, D Narayana Rao, Mohammad Adnan, C Raghavendar, RB Gangineni, G Vijaya Prakash Advanced Materials Interfaces 2000035 2020 4.37
3 Nonlinear optical absorption switching behavior of BaTiO3 in asymmetric microcavity 3. N K Shihab, Jitendra Nath Acharyya, U P Mohammed Rasi, R. B. Gangineni, P Anantha Lakshmi, G Vijaya Prakash, D Narayana Rao Optical Materials 101, 109777 2020 2.779
4 Local ferroelectric studies on interconnected PVDF nano-dot thin films using piezo force microscopy 4. M S R Sankar, K Pramod, R. B. Gangineni Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics 30 (23), 20716-20724 2019 2.22
5 Cavity enhancement in nonlinear absorption and photoluminescence of BaTiO3 5. NK Shihab, J N Acharyya, U P Mohammed Rasi, R. B. Gangineni, GV Prakash, DN Rao Optik 163896 2019 2.187
6 Compliance current and film thickness influence upon multi-level threshold resistive switching of amorphous BaTiO3 (am-BTO) films in Ag/am-BTO/Ag cros 6. P. Muhammed Razi and R. B. Gangineni Thin Solid Films 685, 59-65 2019 2.03
7 Coexistence of ferromanetic and spin glass-like magnetic ordering in Bi10Co16O38- Bi25FeO40 powder composite 7. U. P. Mohammed Rasi, N. K. Shihab, S. Angappane, R. B. Gangineni Ceramic International 45(12), 15171-15177 2019 3.83
8 Influence of Mg ion concentration inn ZrO2 dielectric layered silicon based MOS capacitors for memory applications: Thorough understanding of conducti 8. J. Udaya Bhanu, G. Ramesh Babu, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 89 85-96 2019 3.085
9 Crystalline phase dependent electrical properties of Mg incorporated tetragonal phase stabilized ZrO2 high-κ dielectric layer in Si based MOS capacit J. Udaya Bhanu, A. Amutha, G. Ramesh Babu, B. Sundaravel, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 81 (7-16) 2018 3.085
10 High-voltage transition studies from rectification to resistive switching in Ag/PVDF/Au capacitor-like structures K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Polymer Bulletin 75(7), 2769-2778 2018 2.014
11 Influence of Thickness on Structural and Magnetic Properties of Co-rich Bi10Co16O38Sillenite Thin Films Rasi, U.P.M., Chelvane, J.A., Angappane, S. Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism 31(5) 1623 - 1629 2018 1.244
12 Low voltage bi-polar resistive switching in self-assembled PVDF nano-dot network in capacitor like structures on Au/Cr/Si with Hg as a top electrode K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Organic Electronics 42, 47-51 2017 3.31
13 Rectifying electronic transport in (Ag or Hg)/PVDF/Au junctions and the role of Fowler-Nordheim tunneling K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Current Applied Physics 17(11) 1469-1475 2017 2.28
14 Nano-patterning throughput of PVDF thin films and its dependence upon of solvent, annealing temperature and weight percentage M S Sankar, K Pramod, R. B. Gangineni Adv. Sci. Eng. Med. 7, 171-175 2015 NA
15 Influence of Solvent evaporation rate on crystallization of Poly(Vinylidene fluoride) thin films K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Bulletin of Material Science 38(4) 1 2015 1.392
16 Optimization of ferroelectric polymer to realise a multiferroic Tunnel Junction K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Physics Procedia 54 101 2014 0.70
17 Interfacial electronic transport phenomena in single crystalline Fe-MgO-Fe thin barrier junctions: R. B. Gangineni, C. Bellouard, A. Duluard, B. Negulescu, C. Baraduc, G. Gaudin and C. Tiusan Appl. Phys. Lett. 104 (18) 182402 2014 3.597
18 Electronic transport across a layered structure of Fe/β – poly vinylidene fluoride/Fe using DFT calculations Manjeet Kumar Bhatia & R. B. Gangineni J. Comp. Electr. 13(3) 613 2014 1.532
19 In-situ strain effect on extrinsic transport of polycrystalline La0.7(Ca,Sr)0.3MnO3 films, R. B. Gangineni, J-W- Kim, K. Nenkov, L. Schultz and K. Dörr Journal of Magnetism & Magnetic Materials 324 (6)1153 -1156 2012 2.717
20 Extrinsic electronic transport in La0.7(Ca,Sr)0.3MnO3 films deposited on step edges and bicrystal substrates, R. B. Gangineni, N. Kozlova, K. Nenkov, K. Dörr and L. Schultz J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24, 236007 2012 2.707

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Crystalline phase dependent electrical properties of Mg incorporated tetragonal phase stabilized ZrO2 high-κ dielectric layer in Si based MOS capacit J. Udaya Bhanu, A. Amutha, G. Ramesh Babu, B. Sundaravel, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 81 (7-16) 2018 2.593
2 High-voltage transition studies from rectification to resistive switching in Ag/PVDF/Au capacitor-like structures K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Polymer Bulletin 75(7), 2769-2778 2018 1.589
3 Influence of Thickness on Structural and Magnetic Properties of Co-rich Bi10Co16O38Sillenite Thin Films Rasi, U.P.M., Chelvane, J.A., Angappane, S. Journal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism 31(5) 1623 - 1629 2018 1.142
4 Low voltage bi-polar resistive switching in self-assembled PVDF nano-dot network in capacitor like structures on Au/Cr/Si with Hg as a top electrode K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Organic Electronics 42, 47-51 2017 3.680
5 Rectifying electronic transport in (Ag or Hg)/PVDF/Au junctions and the role of Fowler-Nordheim tunneling K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Current Applied Physics 17(11) 1469-1475 2017 2.058
6 Influence of Solvent evaporation rate on crystallization of Poly(Vinylidene fluoride) thin films, K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Bulletin of Material Science 38(4) 1 2015 0.925
7 Nano-patterning throughput of PVDF thin films and its dependence upon of solvent, annealing temperature and weight percentage Adv. Sci. Eng. Med. M S Sankar, K Pramod, R. B. Gangineni Adv. Sci. Eng. Med. 7, 171-175 2015 NA
8 Interfacial electronic transport phenomena in single crystalline Fe-MgO-Fe thin barrier junctions R. B. Gangineni, C. Bellouard, A. Duluard, B. Negulescu, C. Baraduc, G. Gaudin and C. Tiusan Appl. Phys. Lett. 104 (18) 182402 2014 3.495
9 Electronic transport across a layered structure of Fe/β – poly vinylidene fluoride/Fe using DFT calculations Manjeet Kumar Bhatia & R. B. Gangineni J. Comp. Electr. 13(3) 613 2014 1.431
10 Optimization of ferroelectric polymer to realise a multiferroic Tunnel Junction K Pramod & R. B. Gangineni Physica Proceedia 54 101 2014 0.7
11 Extrinsic electronic transport in La0.7(Ca,Sr)0.3MnO3 films deposited on step edges and bicrystal substrates R. B. Gangineni, N. Kozlova, K. Nenkov, K. Dörr and L. Schultz J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 24, 236007 2012 2.617
12 In-situ strain effect on extrinsic transport of polycrystalline La0.7(Ca,Sr)0.3MnO3 films R. B. Gangineni, J-W- Kim, K. Nenkov, L. Schultz and K. Dörr Journal of Magnetism & Magnetic Materials 324 (6)1153 -1156 2012 3.046

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Details of Conference Publication Page Nos. Year
1 Resistance Switching in Polyvinylidene Floride (PVDF) thin films K Pramod, BK Sahu, R. B. Gangineni AIP Conf. Proc. . 1665, 110051 2015
2 R Effect of Pressure on Dielectric Properties of Polyvinylidene Fluoride Polymer azi P, Rasi U P & R. B. Gangineni AIP Conf. Proc. 1665, 110049 2015
3 Study of nano imprinting using soft lithography on Krafty glue &PVDF polymer thin films, M.S. R. Sankar & R. B. Gangineni AIP Conf. Proc. 1591, 1042 2014
4 Structural phase study in un-patterned & patterned PVDF semi-crystalline films, . K Pramod, R. B. Gangineni AIP Conf. Proc. 1591, 1039 2014
5 Electronic transport in Au/SrTiO3/Au tunnel junctions grown using pulsed laser deposition K Pramod, R. B. Gangineni AIP Conf. Proc. 1447, 775 2012

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Extrinsic Magnetotransport in Manganites and its Dependence on Mechanical Strain” R. B. Gangineni Verlag : Cuvillier, E 2008 978-3-86727-781-5

Chapters in Books

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Edited Books

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Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Study of Magnetoelectricity in organic-inorganic composite thin films UGC-CSR Indore (Co-PI) 2018-2020 Rs.2,39,880/- 2018
2 Studies on magneto-electric multilayers based on Villari and Piezo effects for Force sensor applications DRDO-DMRL-CARS: DMRL/O/CARS-19 dated 31-05-2017 2 year 9,88,000 2017

Ongoing Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Completed Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Studies on magneto-electric multilayers based on Villari and Piezo effects for Force sensor applications DMRL (CARS) 2017-2019 Rs. 9,88,000/- 2017
2 Temperature dependent quantum transport in ferroelectric tunnel junctions DAE- BRNS Young Scientist Project with Ref:No.2012/20/37P/09/BRNS dated 3rd JUNE 2013 3 year Rs.16,25,000/- 2013
3 Quantum Transport in Multiferroic tunnel junctions DST-FASTTRACK - Young Scientist with DST/SERB No: Dy. No. SERB/F/0724/2013-2014 dated 16-05-2013 3 year Rs.27,4,000/- 2013
4 Magneto-transport and low-frequency noise measurements in single-crystalline MgO-barrier based magnetic tunnel junctions UGC Major Research Project F. No. 41-846/2012 (SR) & 26 July 2012 3 year Rs.8, 02,000/- 2012
5 Growth and characterization of multiferroic tunnel junctions using ferroelectric tunnel barriers CEN (INUP), IIT Bombay 1 year Required materials + 2010

Completed Consultancy Works

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Career Guidance Offered to students

S.No Name of the Scheme No. of Students Competitive Examinations/ Career Counseling No. of Students Passed No. of Students Placed

List of capability enhancement such as Soft skill development, Remedial coaching, Language lab,
Bridge courses, Yoga, Meditation, Personal Counselling and Mentoring etc.,

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Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2017 M.SC 2 Department of Physics
2 2016 M.SC 2 Department of Physics
3 2015 M.SC 6 Department of Physics
4 2014 M.SC 2 Department of Physics
5 2013 M.SC 4 Department of Physics
6 2013 M.PHIL 1 Department of Physics
7 2012 M.SC 2 Department of Physics
8 2012 M.PHIL 1 Department of Physics
9 2011 M.SC 2 Department of Physics
10 2011 M.PHIL 1 Department of Physics

Research Guidance - Ph.D

S.No Student Name Registration Date Registration No. Thesis Title Thesis Submitted Status Thesis Submitted Date Vivavoce Completed Status Date Awarded
1 Muhammed Razi P 30-08-2013 1300122005 Resistive, ferroelectric switching studies in BaTiO3 thin films for memory applications YES 29-11-2019 NO
2 Rasi U P 29-08-2013 1300122003 Structural, magnetic and electrical properties of Bismuth-Cobalt-Iron Oxide sillenites: Bulk and thin films YES 14-05-2019 YES 21-10-2019
3 M. S. RAVISANKAR 21-11-2012 1200122006 Local Piezo & Ferro electric studies of PVDF microstructures using piezo force microscopy YES 21-12-2018 YES 09-11-2019
4 K Pramod 11-04-2012 R27938 Study of Electronic Transport in PVDF Thinfilms & Nano-dots for Memory Applications YES 10-10-2017 YES 01-03-2018

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

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E-Lecture Details

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Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

S.No Title of the Paper Conferences/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme Organized by Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Resistive switching in PVDF & BaTiO3 thin films for memory applications International Conference on Magnetic Materials and Applications (ICMAGMA 2017) DMRL Hyderabad International 01-02-2017 03-02-2017 2017
2 Nanomagnetism-Applications One Day Workshop on Nanomagnetism VIT Vellore University 01-04-2017 01-04-2017 2017
3 Low voltage bipolar resistive switching in self-assembled PVDF nanodot network in capacitor like str IUMRS IISc. Bangalore International 11-12-2016 15-12-2016 2016
4 PVDF thin films for Selector devices & RRAM applications, International Conference on Magnetic Materials and Applications (ICMAGMA 2015)) VIT Vellore International 02-12-2015 04-12-2015 2015
5 maganietes International Conference on Magnetic Materials and Applications (ICMAGMA 2014)) Pondicherry University International 15-09-2014 17-09-2014 2014
6 Electronic transport in fully epitaxial Fe/MgO/Fe nano-pillars Fourth National Seminar on Advances in Materials Science (NSAMS 2012) Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli , India National 23-01-2012 24-01-2012 2012

Conferences/Seminars Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 1st World Conference on Solid Electrolytes for Advanced Applications: Garnets and Competitors, Energy Science Society of India (ESSI) Department of Phyics, International 06-09-2017 09-09-2017 2017
2 International Conference On Magnetic Materials And Applications Magnetics Society of India Pondicherry University, 3-Day International 15-09-2014 17-09-2014 2014

Workshop Organized

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Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

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Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

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Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 AFM in-charge 2011 onwards Monitoring
2 PPMS in charge 2015 onwards Monitoring
3 ESSI-Treasurer 2012-2016 Finance
4 Committee member in 23rd Annual Convocation of Pondicherry University 10 hours committe member
5 Int. MSc – MSc Admission Committee 40 hours admission
6 Poling officer for student elections 8 hours poling officer
7 UGC-SAP DRS II advisory committee member 5 hours project evaluation
8 Governing Body Member in Christ Engineering College 15 hours governing
9 One day workshop on “Implementation of Research Projects” held on 26th April 2013 at Pondicherry 8 hours participation
10 Orientation Lecture on Device Technologies in 113rd Orientation course on 21st August 2014 10 hours Lecture in Orientation Course
11 Memory Devices: Technologies and Challenges In Refresher course at Academic Staff College, Pondiche 10 hours Lecture in Refresher course on Material Science
12 Awareness workshop on Intellectual Property rights on 3rd September 2016 at Pondicherry University 8 hours participation
13 Lasers and Nonlinear Optics Department of Physics, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry 20 days participation

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

S.No Name of the Position (NSS, NCC, Warden etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Co-ordinated in conducting tutorial course on Density Functional Theory during Plasma 2012 conferenc 10 hours Coordinator
2 Co-convener for organizing ICMAGMA 2014 conference 150 hours Coconvenor
3 Organising member for “Seminar on the Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage (MECS-2014)” 10 hours organizing
4 Coordinator for the Workshop on Labview 20 hours Coordinator
5 DC member for several students 25 hours PhD, progress evaluation
6 Organising member for 2nd National Conference on Materials for Energy Conversion and Storage held a 10 hours organizing
7 Organising member for 1st World Conference on Solid Electrolytes for Advanced Applications: Garnets 15 hours organizing
8 Science day “Reflections-2015” 30 hours Coordinator
9 Chairing the Session on XXXVII National Symposium of Optical Society of India 3 hours chair
10 Department Seminars 10 hours attending

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