Sudip  Kumar  Sinha

Department Metallurgical Engineering
Designation Assistant Professor
Educational Qualification B.Tech, M.Tech, M.S., PhD
Contact Number 09830076244
Areas of Interest

(i) Structure-property correlations in metals/alloys and oxide semiconductors (ii) Low dimensional nanostructured materials for functional application (iii) Thin film Technology (iv) Chemical sensing of semiconductor metal oxides (v) Composite materials for structural and biomedical applications  


1.  S. K Sinha, C Padmavati, A Mondal, A Upadhyaya, “Net  shaping during solid and liquid phase sintering” Transactions of the Indian Institute of   Metals 58 (5).

2. P. P. Bhattacharjee, S.K. Sinha, A. Upadhyaya , “Effect of sintering temperature on grain boundary character distribution in pure  nickel” Scripta Materialia, Volume 56, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages 13-16

3. S.K.Sinha, R.Bhattacharya, S.K.Ray, I. Manna, “Influence of deposition temperature on structure and morphology of nanostructured SnO2 films synthesized by pulsed laser deposition” Materials Letters, Volume 65, October 2010, Pages 146-149

4. S.K. Sinha, T. Rakshit, S.K.   Ray, I.  Manna, “Characterization   of   ZnO–SnO2 thin   film   composites prepared by  pulsed  laser Deposition” Applied Surface Science, Volume 257, July 2011, Pages 10551-10556.

5.  S.K. Sinha, T. Rakshit, S.K.   Ray, S. Bysakh, I.  Manna, “Growth and low-temperature photoluminescence properties of hybrid ZnO–SnO2 nanobelts”, Philosophical Magazine letters, Philosophical Magazine Letters, 2012, 1–9, iFirst

6. S.K. Sinha, S.K.   Ray, I.  Manna, “Effect of Al doping on the structural, optical and electrical properties of SnO2 thin films synthesized by pulsed laser” Philosophical Magazine, Volume 94, Issue 31, November 2014, pages 3507-3521.

7. S.K. Sinha ,  “Synthesis of novel Al-doped SnO2 nanobelts with enhanced ammonia  sensing characteristics”, Advanced materials letters, Adv. Mater. Lett. 2015, 6(2), 133-138.

8.  S.K. Sinha,  “Growth and ammonia sensing properties of Zn1−xSnxO nanofibers”  Sensors and Actutors B,  219  (2015)  192–198.

9. S.K. Sinha “Synthesis of 1D Sn-doped ZnO hierarchical nanorods with enhanced gas sensing characteristics”, Ceramic International, 41 (2015) 13676–13684.

Other Info.

 List of Conferences/workshop/schools/invited talks 

(1)  Poster Presented at National Conference on Powder Metallurgy, January, 2006, Hyderabad: “Effect of sintering temperature on grain boundary character distribution in pure  nickel”.

(2) Poster Presented at NMD–ATM 2009 (November 14-17 th) Conference,organized by BESU    and IIT Kharagpur, at Science City auditorium, Kolkata.  

(3) Poster Presented at 97 th Indian Science Congress held at Thiruvananthpuram, Kerala on   January 3 rd -7 th, 2010.

(4)  Poster Presented at NMD–ATM 2010 Conference, at IISc Bangalore.

 (5)   Poster presented at IBSA (Indo –Brazil – South Africa) Nanoschool programme (Workshop) held at Chariot Beach Resort, Mamallapuram and organized by IGCAR, Kalpakkam, during 22nd – 26th February, 2010.

 (6)  Participated in EU-India workshop and EICOON school held at India habitat centre, New Delhi, India on  November  1-4 th  , 2010.

(7) Poster Presented at International Symposium on Advances in Nanomaterials (ANM 2010) organised by Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute, Kolkata

(8)  Oral paper presented at “International Conference on Advances of Materials and Materials Processing, (ICAMMP-2011)” at IIT Kharagpur, India on December  9-11 th , 2011.

(9)  Poster Presented at 3rd EICOON School (EU-India collaboration) on Science and Technology of Renewable and Clean Energy Sources April 30 – May 1, 2012 Hotel ITC SONAR, Kolkata, India.

(10)   Invited talk at “Surface Engineering of Metals and Alloys (SEMA-2012) ” at  Bengal  Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, Howrah on March 1-2, 2012.

(11)  Oral paper presented at XXXIII Annual meeting of EMSI (Electron Microscopy    Society of India) 2012 held at IISc Bangalore.

(12)   Oral paper presented at “National Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials”, (NCPCM-2012) by Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering,  NIT Rourkela, on 7 th- 8th December, 2012.

(13)   Poster presented at DAE-BRNS National Symposium on Pulsed Laser Deposition of Thin Films and Nanostructured Materials   (PLD meet for short) jointly organized by RRCAT and IIT Kharagpur at Department of Physics and Meteorology, IIT Kharagpur. on 14 th- 16th  November, 2013.

( 14)    Paper presented at India - Singapore Joint Physics Symposium (ISJPS-2013) on Physics of Advanced Materials at IIT Kharagpur, 25th-27 th February, 2013.

Association and Membership :

(a) Member of Indian Institute of Metals (IIM) 

 (b) Associate Member of Indian Science Congress (ISCA) 

Editorial Board Member:

Journal of Materials Science and Surface Engineering

 ISSN (Online):  2348-8956

 Editor-In-Chief: Dr. R. M. Mohanty 


  (I) Materials Letters (II)  Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical (III)  Ceramics Internationa (IV) Journal of Materials Science and Surface Engineering

Awards and Honors

  1.   Academic Excellence Award, IIT Kanpur, India in 2005-06.
  2.   Best POSTER presentation award at the 97th Indian Science Congress          (ISCA) held at Thiruvananthpuram, Kerala on January 3 rd -7 th, 2010.

     3.       Second best POSTER presentation award at the Research Scholars/Fellows                  Day-2011  organised by Department of Metallurgical and Materials                            Engineering, IIT Kharagpur

Thesis Supervision:

B.Tech (2) completed at CIPET, Bhubaneswar, 1 onging at NIT Raipur