Personal Profile

Dr.Kannan M D

Academic Title: Professor (CAS)
Educational Qualification(s): B.Sc ( Physics )
M.Sc ( Physics )
Ph.D ( Physics )

Contact Information: mdk.phy@psgtech.ac.in
Google Scholar URL: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?hl=en&user=CBsLaLAAAAAJ&view_op=list_works&sortby=pubdate

Skills

In Brief


Research work is being pursued in the fields of thin films, solar cells, MEMS and Nano science and Technology.

Subject Expertise


Ananlytical Techniques in Materials Characterization
Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Materials Science
Physics
Properties of Matter
Organic Spintronics
Nano Science and Technology
Condensed Matter Physics
Laser Technology
Condensed Matter Physics
Thin Films : Solar Cells
Thin Flims, Nanomaterials, Ion Irradiation, Etching

Research Area


Thin Films : Solar Cells
MEMS
Condensed Matter Physics
Nano Science and Technology





Professional Experience:

Academic

Lecturer, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 03/08/1992 - 30/04/1993 )
Lecturer(OG), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 21/06/1993 - 20/06/1998 )
Lecturer (SrG), PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 21/06/1998 - 20/06/2002 )
Assistant Professor, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 21/06/2002 - 31/12/2005 )
Associate Professor, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, during ( 01/01/2006 - 01/01/1970 )


Membership:

Life Member - Indian Association of Physics Teachers, Kanpur




International & National Journals

S.No. Journal Paper Title Year Role Volume
1 Optical Materials Understanding the physical properties of CdCl2 treated thin CdSe films for solar cell applications 2019 Co Author
2 Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids Inflence of NH4Cl treatment on Physical properties of CdTe thin films for absorber layer applications 2018 Co Author 123, p.216
3 Current Applid Physics An approach to MgCl2 activation on CdSe thin films for Solar Cells 2018 Co Author 18, 7, p.8
4 Vacuum Towards post-NH4Cl treatment on CdSe thin films for solar cell applications 2018 Co Author 153, p. 43
5 Materials Letters Investigations on Hot-wall deposited Cadmium Sulphide buffer layer for thin film solar cell 2018 Co Author 222
6 Optical Materials Synergistic effect of sodium and yeast in improving the efficiency of DSSC sensitized with extract from petals of Kigelia Africana 2018 Co Author 79
7 Applied Mechanics and Materials Preparation and Characterization of Hot Wall Deposited CuInGaSe2 Thin Films for Solar Cell Applications 2015 Co Author 705
8 Procedia Engineering Studies on friction stir welding of AA 2024 and AA 6061 dissimilar metals 2014 Co Author 75
9 Thin Solid Films Dielectric properties of DC reactive magnetron sputtered Al2O3 thin films 2012 Co Author 520
10 Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Stress analysis, structure and magnetic properties of sputter deposited Ni–Mn–Ga ferromagnetic shape memory thin films 2011 Co Author 323
11 Vacuum Fabrication and characterization of n-CdSe0. 7Te0. 3/p-CdSe0. 15Te0. 85 solar cell 2010 Co Author 84
12 Solar Energy Investigations on electron beam evaporated Cu (In0. 85Ga0. 15) Se2 thin film solar cells 2009 Co Author 83
13 Solar Energy Structural phase change and optical band gap bowing in hot wall deposited CdSexTe1− x thin films 2009 Co Author 83
14 Journal of Applied Physics Surface and interface reactions of sputtered TiNi/Si thin films 2009 Co Author 105
15 Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Composition, structure and magnetic properties of sputter deposited Ni–Mn–Ga ferromagnetic shape memory thin films 2009 Co Author 321
16 Thin Solid Films Effect of annealing on the structural properties of electron beam deposited CIGS thin films 2008 Co Author 516
17 Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells Electrical conduction studies of hot wall deposited CdSexTe1− x thin films 2008 Co Author 92
18 Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells CuInxGa1− xSe2 thin films prepared by electron beam evaporation 2008 Co Author 92
19 Ferroelectrics Optical Properties of Electron Beam Evaporated Ge2Sb2Te5 Thin Films for Rewritable High Density Data Storage Applications 2005 Co Author 329
20 Bulletin of electrochemistry Preparation and optical characterisation of chemically deposited CuInSe sub 2 thin films 1998 Co Author 14
21 Journal of materials science Dc conduction studies on thermally evaporated neodymium oxide thin films 1992 Main Author 27
22 physica status solidi (a) Structure and electrical properties of thermally evaporated Nd2O3 thin films 1991 Main Author 128
23 physica status solidi (a) Aging, Annealing, and Dielectric Properties of Neodymium Oxide Thin Films 1990 Main Author 121


International & National Conferences

S.No. Conference Title Paper Title Date Role Organized By
1 National Conference on energy materials sponsored by DRDO XPS analysis of RF magnetron sputtered CZTS thin films 20-07-2018 Co Author Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore
2 International Conference on Advances in Functional Materials Studies on RF Magnetron Sputtered CZTS absorber layer thin films for solar cell applications 06-01-2016 Co Author Anna University, Chennai





Seminars/Workshop/Conferences Organised

S.No. Sponsoring Agency Title of the Event From To No. of Audience
1 TEQIP-III MEMS and Its Applications 27-03-2018 60
2 TEQIP Workshop on MEMS and its Applications 17-03-2018 60
3 DST, INDO-NOR, DRDO, MNRE, DBT, MOES International Conference on Advanced Materials (ICAM-2011) 12-12-2011 16-12-2011 500
4 DST, DRDO, MNRE Emerging Trends in Thin Film Science and Technology 13-02-2009 14-02-2009 300
5 DST, DRDO, MNRE National Workshop on Advanced Materials Processing 12-02-2009




Sponsored Research Projects

S.No. Title of the Project Sponsoring Agency Role
1 Investigations on Copper Indium Diselenide Thin Films Prepared by Close-spaced Vapour Transport Technique For Solar Cell Applications University Grants Commission Principal Investigator