PROFESSIONAL  PROFILE

 

 

1.  (i) Name                        :              DR.  RATNA   SIRCAR

     (ii) Father’s Name        :              SH. NIRUPAM SIRCAR

    (iii) Permanent address               :             

DR. RATNA SIRCAR    

C/O  SH. NIRUPAM SIRCAR

478G SECTOR N

AASHIYANA, LUCKNOW 226012

Telephone No. (O) 0535-2701067 (R) 0522-2447284

 

(iv) Address for correspondence:

HEAD,  PHYSICS DEPARTMENT,

(PHOTOVOLTAIC RESEARCH LABORATORY)

FEROZE GANDHI (P.G.) COLLEGE,

RAEBARELI-229001, UP, INDIA.

E-Mail: ratna_fgcrbl@rediff.com, ratnafgcrbl@gmail.com

(Tele)Fax: +91-0522-2447284

Mobile: +91-9839777956

 

2.            Date of Birth       :              28-05-1956

3.            Sex                        :              FEMALE                           Marital Status :  MARRIED

4.            Nationality          :              INDIAN

5.            (a) Academic qualifications: (Examination passed from Matriculation / Higher Secondary onwards to Doctorate / Research* degree) Full & Exact details must be given

 

Examinations and Year

Subject

Division / Class

% of marks obtained

School/ College attended

Name of the Board/ University

High School

1970

ENGLISH, HINDI, SCIENCE, MATHEMATICS, BIOLOGY

I

76%

Balika Vidyalaya, Moti Nagar Lucknow

U.P. Board, Allahabad

Intermediate

1972

ENGLISH, HINDI, PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY MATHEMATICS, BIOLOGY

I

67%

Balika Vidyalaya, Moti Nagar Lucknow

U.P. Board, Allahabad

Under-Graduate

1974

PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY MATHEMATICS

I

 

Lucknow University, Lucknow

Lucknow University

Post- Graduate

1976

M.Sc. (PHYSICS_ ELECRONICS)

I

63.7%

Lucknow University, Lucknow

Lucknow University

Doctorate*

1977-1982

Ph.D.

Dynamics of  Some Compounds of Chemical & Biological Interest: A  N.M.R. Specroscopic Study

Experimental Work Was Carried Out At Tifr Bombay

Lucknow University, Lucknow

Post- Doctoral work

Projects

Thin Film Coating By Laser Abalation Process

Lab. work was carried out at the Laser Lab. of IIT, Kanpur in association with Prof. R.K. Thareja, Head, Department of Physics, IIT Kanpur

Sanctioned by U.G. C Minor project.

 

Post- Doctoral work

Projects

Synchrotron Beamline Optics (SRBL)

Lab. work was carried out at the Laser Lab. of IIT, Kanpur in association with Prof. R.K. Thareja, Head, Department of Physics, IIT Kanpur

Sanctioned by IIA, Bangalore.

Others

Orientation Course

 (During June-July, 1993)

 

 

Staff Academic College

University of Allahabad, Allahabad

Others

Diploma (FRENCH) 1981

I

 

Lucknow University, Lucknow

Lucknow University

 

(b) Academic distinctions (e.g. prize, medal, certificate of merit if any):

(a) JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW (C.S.I.R.) 1977.

(b) SENIOR RESEARCH FELLOW (C.S.I.R.) 1980.

 

6.            (a)  Teaching experience

 

Name of the Institution

University

Designation

Nature of Post Temporary / Permanent

Classes taught Under Graduate / Post-Graduate Pass/ Hons.

Period (Give dates)

Length of experiences (Years / Months)

Feroze Gandhi College, Raebareli

C.S.J.M.U, Kanpur

Associate Professor

Permanent

UG/PG

 

 

Feroze Gandhi College, Raebareli

C.S.J.M.U, Kanpur

Reader

Permanent

UG/PG

 

 

Feroze Gandhi College, Raebareli

C.S.J.M.U, Kanpur

Senior Lecturer

Permanent

UG/PG

 

 

Feroze Gandhi College, Raebareli

C.S.J.M.U, Kanpur

Lecturer

Permanent

UG/PG

1984

31 years

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

              

(b)  Administrative (including academic administration ) experience:

 

Name of the Institution / Department

Designation

Nature of Post

Nature of assignment

Period

(Give date)

Length of experience

C.S.J.M.U., Kanpur

University  Examiner & Paper Setter

SELF EXPLANATORY

 

 

Lucknow University, Lucknow.

University  Examiner & Paper Setter

SELF EXPLANATORY

 

 

IGNOU at Feroze Gandhi College, Raebareli.

Counceller

SELF EXPLANATORY

 

 

RTOU at Feroze Gandhi College, Raebareli

Counceller

SELF EXPLANATORY

 

 

CSJMU, Kanpur University Examination

Additional  Superintendent (on rotation basis)

SELF EXPLANATORY

 

 

DAV College, Lucknow

As Observer of CSJMU, Kanpur

 

(1998-99)

 

National Service Scheme

 

Officer

 

1998-99

 

 

7.                           Present employment

               (i)           Post held                             :              ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

               (ii)          Date of appointment         :              3rd Jan. 1984

 

8.            Research activities: Attach additional sheets, and give full details.

Applied Projects:

 

 

Project Title

Status

Period

Funding Agency

Total Cost (INR)

1.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MEMBER OF COMMITEES:

Selection Committee                       :              A member of the selection committee (as HOD, Physics Dept.)

               for adhoc teachers in the F.G.(PG) , College, Raebareli-229001

               in 2006,2007,2008,2009

Admission Committee                     :              A member of college admission committee (on rotation basis)

 

Sports Committee                             :              A member of college Sports committee (on rotation basis)

 

Cultural Committee                         :              A member of college cultural committee-2009.

 

Library Committee                           :              A member of college library committee-2009.

 

Teacher’s Association                     :              Vice-President -2009.

 

MEMBERSHIPS:

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COLLABORATIONS/ACHIEVEMENTS

·        Collaboration with “Dr.A.K. Saxena, Dean Faculty Of Science( Engg.), Head , Photonics Division (Thin Films)”, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Kormangala, Bangalore -560 034, India.

·        Collaboration with Dr. Avinash Pandey, Associate Professor, Nanophosphor Application Centre, Department of Physics, University of Allahabad, Allahabad.

·        Collaboration  with Dr. R.K.Bhogra, Head, AGM, ASSCP, BHEL, Gurgano, Haryana.

·        Established Electronics Laboratory at P.G. level in Physics Department, F.G. College, Raebareli-29001 in 2005.

 

LECTURES/WORKSHOP / SYMPOSIA ORGANISED:

  1. Organized & convened a lecture by Dr. A.K. Saxena, Head Photonics Division IIA, Bangalore under UGC Cohssip lecture series (1997).
  2. Joint Secretary in the X-ray workshop in Physics Dept. (2000).

3.      Organized & Convened Lectures by Prof. M. Malviya, Dean IET, Lucknow & Prof. U. Bakshi, Physics Dept., Lucknow University (2005-2006).

 

DISSERTATIONS           : List of dissertations at M.Sc. level successfully completed.

 

Year

Topic

Name of Student

Status

2005-2006

 

Point defects in Crystals

Varun Prakash

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Magnetic Materials and its application

Pradeep Kumar

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Application of FORTRAN 77 Programming to Numerical Methods

Sarika Singh

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Superconductivity

Sarita Singh

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Phase Shift Oscillator

Vibha Chaudary

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

2006-2007

 

Satellite Communication System

Vishal Srivastava

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Operational Amplifier and its application

Ram Prakash

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Elementary Particles

Prathistha Mishra

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

A/D & D/A Converter

Mamta Yadav

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Point Defects in Crystals

Shipra Trivedi

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

2007-2008

 

Electronic Filters

Narendra Kumar

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Operational Amplifier

Saurabh Bajpai

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Radar

Kamal Kishore

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

2008-2009

 

Light Emmiting Diode

Yash Karan Pal

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Study of Optical and Temperature Transducers

Chamma Tiwari

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Some Experiments using He-Ne Laser and Diode Laser

Shalini Dwivedi

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

DC and AC evaluation of Operational Amplifier

Archana Mishra

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Operational Amplifier

Narendra kumar

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

A theoretical study of Liquid Crystal

Vijay Pratap Singh Chauhan

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Combinational Logic

Sunita Singh

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Satellite Communication System

Pankaj Kumar

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

2009-2010

 

Non-conventional Energy Sources

Ambrish Kumar

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Flip-flop

Arpita Srivastava

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Combinational logic

Sunita Singh

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

4-bit Shift Register

Sarita Yadav

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Micro-Processor

Shashi Singh

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

2014-2015

 

Multiplexer and demultiplexer

Apurva Pandey

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Mono-stable Multivibrator using IC555

Arvind Kumar Maurya

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Flip-flop

Shweta Srivastava

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Analog Digital Convertor

Reena Sharma

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Demultiplexer

Agrima Gupta

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Defect in Crystal

Alka Shukla

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Quark Model mixing with Standard Model

Ashish Kumar Maurya

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

To study the optimal properties of material

Alok Kumar Shukla

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

Demultiplexer

Priya Devi

Completed & Submitted in CSJMU

 

 

 

RESEARCH GUIDANCE : Four students are registered in CSJMU, Kanpur & are pursuing research work in the field of “Photovoltaics”.

 

S.No.

Name of Research Scholar

Registration No.

Status

1.

Dibya Prakash Srivastava

06290003

Thesis awarded in 2014

2.

Jyotsana Trivedi

06290004

Thesis is in process of submission

3.

Brijesh Tripathi

06290014

Thesis is in process of evaluation

4.

Shraddha Gupta

06290015

Thesis awarded in 2015

 

 

 

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS

 

1.      Ratna Sircar & R.C. Gupta  “PMR Study of Intramolecular Motion in Solid p-Toluidine.”

Journal of Molecular Structure (Great Britain), 73 (1981) 209-214.

2.      Ratna Sircar, S.C. Mishra & R.C.Gupta “Study of Molecular Reorientation in Phenothiazine by PMR.

Indian Journal of Pure & Applied Physics (India), Vol. 18, October 1980, pp. 757-759.

3.      Ratna Sircar & R.C.Gupta “Application of Wide-Line PMR Technique to the Study of some Aromatic Compounds.

Indian J. Physics (India), 56 A, 55-60 (1982).

4.      Ratna Sircar, S.C.Mishra & R.C.Gupta “Group Reorientation in Solid Mandelic Acid- A N.M.R. Investigation.

Current Science (India), Nov. 20, 1980, Vol. 49, No. 22, 843-845.

5.      Ratna Sircar & R.C.Gupta “Hindered Rotation in Some Hydrogen Bonded Compounds: A N.M.R. Approach

Acta Ciencia Indica (India), Vol. 8 (P), No. 2, 55(1982).

6.      Ratna Sircar & R.C.Gupta “P.M.R. Study of Intramolecular Reorientation in Solid p- Benzyloxybenzaldehyde.”.

Accepted and published at a seminar of “The Association of Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopists”. Thirteenth Annual Meeting, Indian Institute of Technology, Powai, Bombay (India), Dec. 25/26, 1981.

7.      Ratna Sircar & R.C.Gupta “Molecular Reorientation and Hydrogen Bonding in Succinimide: A PMR Study.”.

Indian Journal of Pure & Applied Physics (India), Vol. 20, May 1982, pp. 386-388.

8.      Laser Ablation Deposition of Thin Gold Films.current Science (India), (Article in press)

9.      Ratna Sircar & A.K.Saxena Presented  a poster “Improved Efficiency Laser Crystalline Silicon Thin-Film Solar Cell

Material Research Society of India 17th Annual General Meeting on Feb.13th-15th 2006, Physics Dept. L.U. Lucknow (India)

10.    Celine Joseph, Brijesh Tripathi, A. K. Saxena, Ratna Sircar, “Scheme of a Quantum Well Infrared Photodetector (QWIP) for Astronomical Application”, Proceedings of International Conference on Sensors and Related Networks (SENNET’07), December 12-14, 2007, Vellore, India, pp. 153-157.

11.    Manoj Kumar Chaudhary, Daya Shankar,Syed  asad Ali & Ratna Sircar Dependence of Charge carrier velocity of CNT (10,0) on the NDM region on the Electric Field”.

        Presented at a National Conference at Patna Women’s College, Patna(India)

12.    Shraddha Gupta, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Brijesh Tripathi, Ratna Sircar, Jyotsana Trivedi, “Application of Nano-texturing to Enhance Light Trapping in Multi-crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cell”, Poster presented at International Conference on Transport and Optical Properties of Nanomaterials (ICTOPON), January 5-8, 2009, Allahabad, India.

13.    Ratna Sircar, Brijesh Tripathi, A. K. Saxena, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Jyotsana Trivedi, Shraddha Gupta, “Enhanced Spectral Absorption in a-Silicon Photovoltaic Cell by Inserting c-Silicon Quantum Wells”, Proceedings of International Conference on Trends in Optics and Photonics, March 1-4, 2009, Kolkata, India, pp. 17-21.

14.    Brijesh Tripathi, Ratna Sircar, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Shraddha Gupta, Jyotsana Trivedi, “Effect of Inserting Quantum Wells on Electrical Parameters of Micro-crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Cell”, Int. J. of Pure & Appl. Phys., Vol. 5, Issue 1 (2009).

15.   Ratna Sircar, Brijesh Tripathi, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Shraddha Gupta and Jyotsana Trivedi, “Modeling and Optimization of Doping Concentration of Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Photovoltaic Cell” Proceedings of the 2nd  International Conference and Exhibition on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER 09) held at IIT Bombay, Mumbai 2009, pp. 13.

16.   Ratna Sircar, Shraddha Gupta, Dibya Prakash Srivastava and Brijesh Tripathi, “Optimization of Recombination Parameters to Enhance Minority Carrier Lifetime” Proceedings of the 2nd  International Conference and Exhibition on Advances in Energy Research (ICAER 09) held at IIT Bombay, Mumbai 2009, pp. 7.

17.   Ratna Sircar, Shraddha Gupta, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Brijesh Tripathi and Jyotsana Trivedi,Enhanced Efficiency of mc-Si Photovoltaic cells by Optimizing Recombination Parameters Int. J. of Pure & Appl. Phys., (2009).

18.   Ratna Sircar, Shraddha Gupta, Brijesh Tripathi, Dibya Prakash Srivastava “Influence of Heavy Doping in Silicon Solar cell by using Minority Carrier Lifetime and Band Gap Narrowing Model”, Proceedings of International Congress on Renewable Energy (ICORE-2010) held at Chandigarh, India, December 1-3, 2010, pp. 367.

19.   Ratna Sircar, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Brijesh Tripathi, “Study of Ag Nano-particle Embedded Silicon Nitride Anti-Reflection Coating (ARC) for Silicon Solar Cells”, Int. J.  of Photonics, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 7-14. (2010).

20.   Ratna Sircar, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, Brijesh Tripathi, “Study of Metal Nano-particle Embedded Silicon Nitride Thin-Films for Anti-Reflection Coating (ARC) Application”, Proceedings of International Congress on Renewable Energy (ICORE-2010), December 1-2, 2010 held at Chandigarh, India, pp. 372.

21.   R.Sircar, B.Tripathi, S.Gupta, “Design and Simulation of Thin-Film Silicon Quantum Well Photovoltaic Cell” J. Nano-Electron. Phys. 3 (2011) No2, P.11-18.

22.    Ratna Sircar , Brijesh Tripathi , Divya Prakash Srivastava, Shraddha Gupta, Jyotsana Trivedi, “Role of Nano-Texturing to Improve Efficiency of Mc-Silicon Solar Cell”, seminar held at Prasad Institute of Management & Technology, Lucknow on 12-13 Jan. 2012.

23.    Ratna Sircar, Shraddha Gupta, Brijesh Tripathi, Dibya Prakash Srivastava “Study of Impurity Photovoltaic Effect with Different Doping Materials using SCAPS Software”, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 3, Issue 7, July 2013 ISSN 2250-3153.

24.    Ratna Sircar, Shraddha Gupta, Brijesh Tripathi, Dibya Prakash Srivastava, “Comparative Study of Impurity Photovoltaic Effect with Different Doping Materials” International Journal of Semiconductor Science & Technology, Volume 1, Issue 1, Jan 2015 pp 1-7.