Material Science Group
Dr. Nawazish Ali Khan
Major Research Facilities:
- Multipal furnaces for the fabication of bulk samples; Deposition of thin films by resistive heating, close space sublimation and rf-sputtering.
- X-ray Diffractometer, resistivity, magnetic susceptibility, Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) and dielectric properties measurements, infield magnetic measurements upto 1.2Tesla of
CURRENT RESEARCH ACTIVITIES:
- Experimental Superconductivity: The main objective of this laboratory is understandings of mechanism high Tc superconductivity; Co-existence of anti-ferromagnetism and superconductivity in oxide superconductors; study of phonon modes and correlation with superconducting properties; excess conductivity analysis of conductivity data; dielectric measurements of superconductors.
- Fabrication of thin films solar cells: Growth of CdS/CdTe thin films solar cell and their use for commercial application.