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Department of Physics

Suman Chatterjee

Suman Chatterjee


Ph.D. (Engg.)

Assistant Professor


Contact Addresses:

Phone +91- 94340 54446
Mailing Address Department of Physicss, University of North Bengal, P.O.- NBU, Dist- Darjeeling, West Bengal, Pin -734013, India.
e-Mail suman_chatterjee@hotmail.com

Subject specialization: Materials Technology, Instrumentation.

Areas of Research Interest: Solid State Devices

No. of Ph.D. students:    (a) Supervised: 01      (b) Ongoing: 02 .

No. of M.Phil. students: (a) Supervised: 01       (b) Ongoing: Nil .

No. of Publications:        (a) Journal(s) : 30     ( b) Book(s) : 0 2           (c) Book chapter(s): 09

Achievement & Awards:

S. No.

Name of Award

Awarding Agency

Year

1.

All India Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) Scholarship awarded for M.Tech studies

Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)

1988

2.

BHU Gold Medal awarded for standing first in M.Tech. Examination

Benaras Hindu University & Jahawarlal Nehru Foundation, New Delhi

1990

3.

Research scholarship awarded for carrying out Ph.D. work through National Entrance Test (NET)

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India

1992

Professional experiences:

S. No. 

Positions Held

Name of Institute

From

To

1.

Research Engineer

Tea Research Association, and CEERI, Pilani

Oct.1992

Jul.1999

2.

Research Associate

Electroceramics Divn. CGCRI, Jadavpur

Jul.1999

May.2001

3.

Pos-Dotorado

IQ, UNESP, Araraquara, Sao-Paulo, Brazil

May.2001

Feb.2002

4.

Research Associate

Queens University, Kingston, Canada

Feb.2002

Nov.2002

5.

Post-doc. Associate

University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

Nov.2002

Mar.2005

6.

Assistant Professor

North Bengal University, WB-734013, India

Sep.2005

Present

 

Brief Description of Post Doctoral Work):

List of Patents:

S. No.

Patent Title

Name of Applicant

Patent No.

Award Date

Award Agency

Status

1.

An improved vacuum gauge using PTC thermistor

Kamalendu Sengupta, Suman Chatterjee, & Himadri Shekhar Maiti

972/DEL/92

26.10.92

Indian Patent, New Delhi

Granted

2.

A Fluid flow meter

Kamalendu Sengupta, Suman Chatterjee, & Himadri Shekhar Maiti

329/DEL/99

25.2.99

Indian Patent, New Delhi

Granted

3.

A process of making lanthanum and manganese doped PTC thermistor material

Suman Chatterjee, Kamalendu Sengupta and Himadri Shekhar Maiti

NF 145/2001

Indian Patent, New Delhi

Filed

4.

A novel sensor useful for the determination of moisture in agricultural produce and a moisture sensing device made thereof

Suman Chatterjee, Santanu Basu, Debdas Chattopadhyay, Kalyan Mistry and Kamalendu Sengupta

NF 144/2001

Indian Patent, New Delhi

Filed

5.

A novel moisture sensor and a device for measuring moisture made thereof

Santanu Basu, Suman Chatterjee, Kalyan Mistry and Kamalendu Sengupta

NF 236/2001.

Indian Patent, New Delhi

Filed

Selective List of Publications:

S. No.

Author(s)

Title

Name of Journal

Volume

Page

Year

1.

Kalyan Kr. Mistry, Santanu Basu, Suman Chatterjee, Manjushree Saha, Debdas Chattopadhyaya and Kamalendu Sengupta.

Sensitivity and Selectivity of Porous Tape Cast Material for Gas Moisture Sensing"

Journal Porous Media

6 (4)

267-272

2003

2.

Suman Chatterjee, Biljana Stojanovic and H.S. Maiti

Effect of additives and powder preparation techniques on PTCR properties of Barium Titanate

Materials Chemistry and Physics

78

702-710

2003

3.

Suman Chatterjee, G. Yu, A. Smovzh and V.D. Krstic

Effects of Sintering Temperature and Annealing in N2 Atmosphere on Dielectric Properties of BaTiO3 Based X7R Dielectric Materials

Canadian Metallurgical Quarterly

42 (2)

141-148

 2003

4.

Jun Young Park, Suman Chatterjee and Eric D. Wachsman

Low ppm detection of CO through novel sensor design

Ionics

12 (1)

15-20

2006.

5.

Jun Young Park, Suman Chatterjee, Jiho Woo and Eric D. Wachsman

Selectivity and sensitivity of CO gas sensing element

Journal of the Electro chemical Society

153 (A)

2232-2238

2006

6.

Frederick M. Van Assche, Jiho Yoo, Suman Chatterjee, and E. D. Wachsman

Heterogeneous Catalytic Evaluation of Potentiometric La2CuO4 Sensor Electrodes

Electrochemical Society Transactions

1 (7)

185

2006

7.

J. Yoo, S. Chatterjee, and E. D. Wachsman

Sensing Properties and Selectivities of a WO3/YSZ/Pt Potentiometric NOx Sensor

Sensors &Actuators B

122 (2)

644-652

2007

8.

Briggs White, Suman Chatterjee, Eric Macam and Eric D. Wachsman

Effect of Electrode Micro-structure on NO sensitivity

Journal of American Ceramic Society

91 (6)

2024–2031

2008

9.

Indra Bahadur Karki, Suman Chatterjee and P.K. MandaI

Nanostructured Sensing Material for Detection of Volatile Organic Compounds

Lucknow Journal of Science

8 (1)

521- 524

201l

10.

I.B. Karki, J.J. Nakarmi, P.K. Mandal and S. Chatterjee

Absorption Spectra of Natural Dyes and Their Effect on Efficiency of ZnO Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

Nepal Journal of Science and Technology

13 (1)

179-185

2012

11.

Karki Indra Bahadur, Nakarmi Jeevan Jyoti1, Mandal Pradip Kumar and Chatterjee Suman

Dye Sensitized Solar cell using extract of Punica Granatum L.Pomegranate (Bedana) as a Natural Sensitizer,

Research Journal of Chemical Sciences (ISSN 2231-606X),

2 (12)

81-83

2012

12.

I. B. Karki, J. J. Nakarmi, P. K. Mandal, and S. Chatterjee

Effect of Organic Dyes on the Performance of ZnO Based Dye_Sensitized Solar Cells

Applied Solar Energy (ISSN 0003-701X)

49 (1)

40–45

2013

13.

P. Biswas, N. Kumar, M. Singh, I.B. Karki, S . Chatterjee

Correlation of tasters scores with biochemical and electronic sensor data for Darjeeling orthodox black tea

Sixth International Conference on Sensing Technology

(DOI: 10.1109/ICSensT. 6461781)

769-774

2012

14.

Suman Chatterjee, I.B. Karki, P. Biswas, A. Basu Majumder, N.Kumar, M.Singh, & B.Bera

Zinc Oxide Nanorod Sensing Element For Detection Of Tea Aroma

Sixth International Conference on Sensing Technology

(DOI: 10.1109/ ICSensT.2012. 6461743)

567-570

2012