Name

Dr. M.M. Sinha

Designation

Professor

Department

Physics

Educational Qualification

B.Sc. (Hons.) – 1980 – St. Columba’s College Hazaribagh (Ranchi university, Ranchi)
M.Sc. (solid state physics as special paper) 1983- Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur
M.Phil. (Thin films) -1985- University of Delhi, Delhi
Ph.D. (Lattice Dynamics) -1990- Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Post Doctoral Fellow – 1990-1995- Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Visiting Scientist- 1998,
1999- Okayama University of Science, Japan
Visiting Scientist – 2002-2003 – Chonbuk National University, South Korea
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Experience

Research and Teaching experience:

28 years of Research Experience after Doctoral work
25 Years of Teaching experience
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Research Guidance

The following students have obtained their Ph.D. degree under my supervision at SLIET, Longowal (Punjab)
1 Dr. Anupam Deep Sharma (2013) “Phonon properties of superionic and proton conductors”
2 Dr. Ruby (2014) “Study of phonon properties of multiferroic materials”
3 Dr. Shaveen Garg (2014) “Lattice dynamical studies of … complex structured compounds”
4 Dr. Daljit Singh (2016) “Lattice dynamics of group-III nitrides in various phases”
5 Dr. Harleen Kaur (2016) “Lattice dynamics of various phases of silicates….. earth’s mantle”
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Areas of Specialization:
Condensed matter Physics, Semiconductor Physics and devices, Thin films, Material Science, Lattice dynamics and thermal properties of pure and mixed crystals, intercalated, superconducting and Superionic materials, General Boundary problems, Engineering Materials.
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Subjects taught:
Material Science,
Engineering Physics, Applied Physics, Modern Physics, Quantum physics, Solid State Physics to Engineering Students, Condensed Matter Physics to master students
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Research publications:
More than 70 in referred journals (see list of publications)
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Foreign Visits:
1. Japan for 3 Months (1998) as Post-doctoral fellow (Visiting scientist)
2. Japan for 3 Months (1999) as Post-doctoral fellow (Visiting scientist)
3. U.S.A. during August 12-17, 2001 to attend Phonons-2001
4. South Korea for 9 Months (2002-2003) as Post-doctoral fellow (Visiting scientist)
5. Taiwan during April 18-23, 2010 to attend Phonons-2010
6. Malaysia during August 8-11, 2017 to attend ACCMS-9
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Book authored

Editor
1.Guest editor of Asian Journal of chemistry 21(10) (2009)
2. American Institute of Physics: Conference Proceedings 1675 (2015)
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Professional Membership

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[a] Member New York Academy of Science, New York, U.S.A.
[b] Life member of Indian Society of Technical Education, New Delhi.
[c] Member, Indian Science Congress Association, Calcutta.
[d] Member,
Indian Physics Association, Mumbai
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Award

[a] Awarded post doctoral fellowship of Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South
Korea, for 9 months duration in 2002-2003
[b] Awarded twice the post doctoral fellowship of Okayama University of Science, Okayama, Japan each of 3 months duration in 1998 and 1999
[c] Selected for Pool Officer/ Senior Research Associate of CSIR, New Delhi (India)
under scientist pool scheme in 1994.
[d] Awarded Research Associateship of CSIR, India in 1990
[e] Awarded Research Associateship of UGC, India in 1991
[f] Awarded Junior Research Fellowship and Senior Research Fellowship of CSIR, India during entire period (1985-1990) of doctoral work at I.I.T. Delhi

Publications

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List of Publications

1. Lattice dynamics of Pbx¬Cd1-xF2 mixed superionic crystals.
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha and B.B.Tripathi
Solid State Comm. 62, 777 (1987). [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.838]
2. Optical phonons in mixed layer crystals of the series SnSxSe2-x (0x2)
H.C.Gupta, Geeta Sood, M.M.Sinha and B.B.Tripathi
Physical Review B 37, 8370 (1988) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 3.772]
3. Two mode behaviour in mixed layer crystals HfS2-xTex (0x2)
H.C.Gupta, Geeta Sood, M.M.Sinha and B.B.Tripathi
Physica B 159, 383 (1989) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
4. Effect of angular forces in the lattice dynamics of layered compounds SnSe2 and SnS2
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha and B.B.Tripathi
Ind. J. Pure & Appl. Phys. 29, 762 (1991) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: .228]
5. Zone center phonon frequency calculation of spinel structure compounds MnCr2O4 and FeCr2O4
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha, K.B.Chand and Balram
Phys. Status Solidi B 169, K65 (1992) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
6. Zone center phonons in spinel compounds
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha, K.B.Chand and Balram
J. Phys. Chem. Solids 53, 775 (1992) [Indxed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.381]
7. Model potential approach to the lattice dynamics of the BCC phase Ti, Zr and Hf
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha and B.B.Tripathi
Ind. J. Pure & Appl. Phys. 30, 409 (1992) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.228]
8. Lattice dynamics of oxide spinel ZnCr2O4
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha, Balram and B.B.Tripathi
J. Solid State Chem. 102, 315 (1993) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 2.261]
9. A study of the interionic interaction in oxide spinel MnCr2O4
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha, Balram and B.B.Tripathi
Physica B 192, 343 (1993) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
10. Lattice dynamics of muscovite layered silicates
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha, C.C.S. Rawat and B.B.Tripathi
Phys. Status Solidi B 185, 117 (1994) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
11. Effect of interionic interactions on the phonon frequencies of layered aluminosilicate compounds
H.C.Gupta, M.M.Sinha, C.C.S. Rawat and B.B.Tripathi
Physica B 210, 91 (1995) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
12. Vibrational analysis of zone center phonons in sulphospinels AgIn5S8 & CuIn5S8
M.M.Sinha, P. Ashdhir, H.C.Gupta and B.B.Tripathi
Phys. Status Solidi B 187, K33 (1995) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
13. Lattice dynamics of superionic cerium dioxide
M.M.Sinha, P. Ashdhir, H.C.Gupta and B.B.Tripathi
Phys. Status Solidi B 191, 101 (1995) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
14. Effect of rattling of the interatomic interaction in oxide spinels
M.M.Sinha, N.P.Singh, K. Prasad and H.C.Gupta
Phys. Status Solidi B 190, K27 (1995) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
15. Vibrational analysis of optical phonons in mixed chromite spinels
M.M.Sinha
Nucl. Instrument Methods Phys. Research B 153 (1-4), 183 (1999) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor 1.042]
16. Study of Phonons and normal mode analysis of superionic conductors
M.M.Sinha and K.Wakamura
Solid State Ionics 136-137, 1345 (2000) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 2.491]
17. Study of Phonons in superconducting oxide spinels (Li, Mg)1+xTi2-xO4
M.M.Sinha and H.C.Gupta
Phys. Stat. Solidi B 221, 689 (2000) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
18. Lattice dynamical studies of ternary superionic conductors Ag3SX (X=I, Br)
M.M.Sinha and K.Wakamura
Indian J. Engg. Mat. Sci. 7, 385 (2000) [Indxed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.218]
19. Effects of Cl-Cl interaction on phonon dispersion in perovskite type CsPbCl3
M.M.Sinha and K.Wakamura
J. Phys. Chem. Solid 63 (4), 541 (2002) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.349]
20. Study of zone-center phonons in lithium manganese oxide
M.M.Sinha and H.C.Gupta
Physica B 316-317, 166 (2002) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
21. Phonons in Mixed Superionic Fluorites (BaF2)1-x(LaF3)x
M.M.Sinha
Bull. Mater. Sci. 25, 459 (2002) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.994]
22. Normal mode Vibration of a one-dimensional lattice with two impurities under General boundary Condition.
M.M.Sinha, J.S.Kim and K.H.Lee
J. Korean Phys. Soc. 43, 90 (2003) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.79]
23. Distribution of phonon frequencies in superconducting oxide spinels (Li, Mg)1+xTi2-xO4
M.M.Sinha and J.S.Kim
J. Korean Phys. Soc. 43, 242 (2003) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.79]
24. Analysis of Vibrational modes and Phonon density of States of Aluminate Spinels
M.M.Sinha and Jin-Seung Kim
J. Korean Phys. Soc. 43, 237 (2003) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.79]
25. Phonon Dispersion in Intermetallic Compounds AuGa2 and PtGa2
M.M.Sinha and Jin-Seung Kim
J. Alloys & Compounds, 365, 49 (2004) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 2.135]
26. Phonons and Interatomic interactions in Magnesium orthosilicate
M.M.Sinha
Asian Journal of Physics 13(2), (2004) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.66]
27. Effect of Impurity Location on Normal Mode Frequencies of a Finite Linear Chain under a
General Boundary Condition
M.M.Sinha, Jin-Seung Kim, and K. H. Lee
J. Korean Phys. Soc. 44 (6), 1468 (2004) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.79]
28. Study of Phonons in Cubic Si3N4 with Spinel Structure
M.M.Sinha
Proceedings of Nat. Conf. of Precision Manufacturing, pp. 213 (2004)
29. The Phonon Density of states in Intermetallic Compounds
M.M.Sinha and N.P.Singh
Proceedings of Int. Conf. on Molecules to Materials, pp. 114 (2006)
30. Study of Phonons in the novel Antiperovskite ZnCNi3
M.M.Sinha
Asian J. Chem., 18(5), 3412 (2006) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.213]
31. Phonons in Non-Oxide Perovskite Superconductor MgCNi3
M.M.Sinha
Ind. J. Pure & Appl. Phys. 45, 72 (2007) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.228]
32. Study of Vibrational Modes in Superionic Lithium Oxide
M.M.Sinha and Anupamdeep Sharma
Computational Material Sci. 43, 1000 (2008) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.522]
33. Phonon properties of intermetallic compound AuIn2
M.M.Sinha
Proceeding of Nat. Conf. on Recent Advances in Innovative Materials, pp.216 (2008)
34. Phonon properties of protonic conductor SrZrO3 in cubic phase
M.M.Sinha and Anupamdeep Sharma
Physica B 404, 1187 (2009) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
35. Specific heat of cubic phase of protonic conductor SrZrO3
M.M.Sinha and Anupamdeep Sharma
Asian J. Chem., 21(10), 108 (2009) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.213]
36. Study of phonons in CaSiO3 perovskite at lower mantle pressure
Harleen kaur, Ruby and M.M.Sinha
Asian J. Chem., 21(10), 172 (2009) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.213]
37. Phonon dynamics of binary intermetallic compounds AuX2
M.M.Sinha
J. Alloys & Compounds 493, 577 (2010) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 2.135]
38. Phonon properties of silicate perovskite MgSiO3 and CaSiO3
M.M.Sinha and Harleen kaur
Integrated Ferroelectrics 118 (1), 129 (2010) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.329]
39. Theoretical study of some thermal properties of group-III nitrides
M.M.Sinha and Daljit Singh
Int. J. of Appl. Engg. Research 5(17), 2921 (2010) [Indexed]
40. Lattice Dynamics of Alkaline-Earth Hafnates BaHfO3 and SrHfO3
M.M.Sinha
Chinese Journal of Physics 49 (1), 301 (2011) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.515]
41. A lattice dynamical investigation of the Raman and the infrared wavenumbers of MnWO4
H.C.Gupta, Ruby and M.M.Sinha
Acta Physica Polonica A 122, 142 (2012) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.364]
42. Phonon spectra of superionic sodium and potassium oxides
M. M. Sinha and Anupamdeep Sharma
Solid State Ionics 225, 211 (2012) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 2.491]
43. Phonon properties of a multiferroic BiFeO3 in cubic phase
M. M. Sinha and Ruby
Int. J. Sci. Env. Tech. 1(4), 268 (2012) [Indexed]
44. Study of zone centre phonons in wolframite ZnWO4
Ruby Jindal, Murari Mohan Sinha and Hem Chandra Gupta
Turk. J. Phys. 37, 107 (2013) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.172]
45. Lattice dynamics of protonic conductors AZrO3 (A= ba, Sr & Pb): a comparative study
Anupamdeep Sharma and M.M.sinha
Adv. Mat. Res. 685, 191 (2013) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 0.141]
46. Interatomic interaction and zone center phonons in multiferroic BiFeO3 ceramics
M.M.Sinha, Ruby and H.C.Gupta
Int. J. Modern physics: Conf. Series 22, 134 (2013)
47. Lattice dynamical investigations for Raman and the infrared frequencies of Cs2HgCl4
Shaveen Garg, M.M. Sinha and H.C. Gupta
Int. J. Modern physics: Conf. Series 22, 694 (2013)
48. Study of Raman and Infrared modes of NaCdAsS3
Shaveen Garg, M.M. Sinha and H.C. Gupta
Physica B 422, 1 (2013) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
49. Lattice vibrations of AVO4 crystals (A= Lu, Yb, Dy, Tb, Ce)
Ruby Jindal, M.M.Sinha and H.C.Gupta
Spectrochimica Acta: part A 113, 286 (2013) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.99]
50. Lattice Dynamical Study of NaCdAsS3
Shaveen Garg, M.M. Sinha and H.C. Gupta
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1536, 1242 (2013) [Impact factor: 0.14]
51. Dynamical Properties of Group-III Nitrides in Cubic Phase
Daljit Singh and M. M. Sinha
Int. J. Sci. & Engg. Res., 4(6), 2694 (2013)
52. Normal coordinates analysis of GdVO4 rare earth compounds
Ruby Jindal, M.M.Sinha and H.C.Gupta
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1536, 869 (2013) [Impact factor: 0.14]
53. Phonon Dispersion of Perovskite Protonic Conductor SrTiO3
Anupam Deep Sharma and M.M. Sinha
Int. J. Engineering Res. & Tech., AMRP-2013 Conf. Proc. 20 (2013)
54. Study of Zone Center Phonons in CdWO4
Ruby Jindal, H.C.Gupta and M.M.Sinha
Int. J. Engineering Res. & Tech., AMRP-2013 Conf. Proc. 85 (2013)
55. Lattice Dynamical Investigations for Insulating Cs2CdBr4 in Orthorhombic Phase
Shaveen Garg, M.M. Sinha and H.C. Gupta
Int. J. Engineering Res. & Tech., AMRP-2013 Conf. Proc. 99 (2013)
56. A Normal Co-ordinate Analysis of AMoO4 crystals (A = Sr, Ba, Pb)
Ruby Jindal, H.C.Gupta and M.M.Sinha
Philosophical Magazine 94:2, 208 (2014) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.44]
57. Investigation of Raman and infrared modes for Sr doped double perovskite oxides
Ba2-xSrxMWO6 (M= Ni, Co); for 0 ≤ x ≤ 1.2
Shaveen Garg, M.M. Sinha and H.C. Gupta
Physica B 433, 107 (2014) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
58. Lattice Dynamics of Proton Conductor SrZrO3 in Orthorhombic Phase
Anupam Deep Sharma and M.M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1591, 1072 (2014) [Impact factor: 0.14]
59. Lattice Dynamical investigations for Raman and Infrared Frequencies of Te Doped
Bi1-xTa1-xTe2xO4; 0 ≤ x ≤ 0.2
Shaveen Garg, M.M. Sinha and H.C. Gupta
Spectrochimica Acta: Part A 130, 76 (2014) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.99]
60. Lattice dynamical study of Ba2−xSrxNiWO6 (x = 1)
Shaveen Garg and M. M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1675, 030011 (2015); doi: 10.1063/1.4929227 [Impact factor: 0.14]
61. Study of vibrational modes in protonic conductor LaAlO3
Anupam Deep Sharma and M. M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1675, 030016 (2015); doi: 10.1063/1.4929232 [Impact factor: 0.14]
62. Zone centre mode behavior of ternary mixed nitrides InxGa1−xN
Daljit Singh and M. M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1675, 030082 (2015); doi: 10.1063/1.4929298 [Impact factor: 0.14]
63. A lattice dynamical investigation of Raman and infrared wavenumbers of USiO4
Harleen Kaur and M. M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1675, 030085 (2015); doi: 10.1063/1.4929301 [Impact factor: 0.14]
64. A lattice dynamical investigation of the Raman and the infrared phonons of TmPO4 Crystal
Ruby Jindal, Harleen Kaur, and M. M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1675, 030086 (2015); doi: 10.1063/1.4929302 [Impact factor: 0.14]
65. Lattice dynamical investigations of Raman and infrared wavenumbers of scheelite structured silicates
Harleen Kaur and M. M. Sinha
Physica B 478, 47 (2015) [Indexed in SCOPUS, Impact factor: 1.056]
66. Study of Raman and Infrared Modes in Reidite
Harleen Kaur and M. M. Sinha
Adv. Sci. Lett. 21, 2895-2897 (2015)
67. Phonon properties of wurtzite phase of group-III nitrides
Daljit singh and M. M. Sinha
Wulfenia Journal 23, 3 (2016)
68. Specific heat and phonon density of state of cubic phase of protonic conductor LaAlO3
Anupam Deep Sharma and M. M. Sinha
AIP: Conf. Proc. 1728, 020316 (2016); doi: 10.1063/1.4946367
69. Study of vibrational modes and specific heat of wurtzite phase of BN
Daljit Singh and M. M. Sinha
AIP Conf. Proc. 1728, 020329 (2016); doi:10.1063/1.4946380
70. Lattice dynamical study of Raman and infrared modes in Mg2SiO4
Harleen Kaur, Ruby Jindal and M. M. Sinha
AIP Conf. Proc. 1728, 020134 (2016); doi:10.1063/1.4946185
71. Study of lattice dynamics of Fe2SiO4 and Mg2SiO4 spinels
M. M. Sinha and Harleen Kaur
Journal of Physics: Conference Series 759, 012046 (2016)
72 Phonon properties of rare earth dihydrides LuH2
M. M. Sinha
Submitted to Bulletin Mat. Sci. Res. (2016)
73. Vibrational Properties of Magnesium Chalcogenides
Shivani Bansal and M.M. Sinha
ISST Journal of Applied Physics Vol.8 No.2 (2017)
74. Lattice Dynamical Properties of the Rare-Earth Dihydrides XH2 (X=Sc, Y, and La)
M. M. Sinha
Asian Journal of Physical and Chemical Sciences 4(1): 1-6 (2017)
75. Optical Response of Coated Iron Oxide(s) Nanoparticles Towards Biomedical Applications
Pradeep Bhatia, Suram Singh Verma, Murari Mohan Sinha
American Journal of Optics and Photonics 5(6), 67-72 (2017)
76. Size-dependent Optical Response of Magneto-plasmonic Core-shell Nanoparticles
Pradeep Bhatia, S.S. Verma, and M.M. Sinha
Advanced Nano Res. 1, 01 (2018)