Assistant Professor, Department of MBA
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Ph.D. 2015 IIT(BHU),Varanasi

Teaching Experience (1)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University DST INSPIRE faculty 2017, October to Till Date
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Electronic and Optoelectronic Devices
Courses Taught/Teaching
Advance Electronic devices

Quantum well and Nanostructured Devices

Material Science

IC Technology
Research Area
2D Materials, Nano-scale devices, Computational Nano electronics
1. March 2020 - Present: DST INSPIRE Faculty, Dept of ETCE, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

2. March 2019 - Feb 2020: Post-Doctoral Researcher, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

3. Oct. 2019 - Feb. 2019: DST INSPIRE Faculty, Dept. of ETCE, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

4. Apr. 2016 - Sep 2017: Post Doc Researcher, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, USA.

5. June 2015 - March 2016: Research Associate, Department of ECE, Indian Institute of Science - IISc., Bangalore, India.

6. Oct. 2014 - May 2015: Senior Research Scholar, Department of Electronic Engineering, IITBHU, Varanasi.

7. Aug. 2010 - Sep. 2014: Research Scholar, Department of Electronic Engineering IITBHU,Varanasi.

8. March 2008 - July 2010: Research Assistant, Department of Physics, BHU, Varanasi.
Conference Papers Published (7)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Optical and Electrical Characterization of n-MoS2/p-Si Heterojunction Diode IEEE International IOT, Electronics and Mechatronics Conference (IEMTRONICS) 2020 S. Chowdhury,P. Venkateswaran and, D. Somvanshi -1-4
Structural and optical characteristics of n-TiO2 thin films by sol-gel method Annual IEEE India Conference (INDICON), New Delhi, India, 2015 2015 G. Rawat; H. Kumar; Y. Kumar; C. Kumar; D. Somvanshi and S. Jit -1-4
Electrical Characteristics of Pd/ZnO nanowires (NWs)-based Schottky diodes grown on Zn seed layer coated n-Si substrates IEEE 2nd International Conference on Emerging Electronics (ICEE) 2014 D. Somvanshi and S. Jit -
Catalyst free growth of ZnO nanorods by thermalevaporation method International conference on Recent trends in Applied physics and Material Science 2013 D. Somvanshi and S. Jit 1536-125-126
Electrical and optical characterization of Pd/ZnO nanorods(NRs) Schottky diodes grown on n-Si substrates 58th DAE symposium on Solid State Physics, Thapar University, Patiala Punjab 2013 D. Somvanshi and S. Jit 1591-1425-1427
Journal Papers Published (22)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Recent Progress on Extended Wavelength and Split-Off Band Heterostructure Infrared Detectors Micromachines 2020 H. Ghimire, PVV Jayaweera, Divya Somvanshi, Y. Lao, AGU Perera 11(6)-547
Improved Current Density and Contact Resistance in Bilayer MoSe2 Field Effect Transistors by AlOx Capping ACS Applied Materials & Interface 2020 Divya Somvanshi, Emanuel Ber, Connor Scott Bailey, Eric Pop, and Eilam Yalon DOI: 10.1021/acsami.0c09541-
Reduced Dark current and Specific detectivity advantage in Extended wavelength Infrared detectors IEEE Sensors Letter 2019 D. Somvanshi, D. Chauhan, A. G. Unil Perera, L. H. Li, and E. H. Linfield 3(5)-3501004
Accuracy of activation energy from Arrhenius plots and Temperature-Dependent Internal Photoemission Spectroscopy Infra. Phys. Techno 2019 S. Wolde, D. Chauhan, D. Somvanshi, A G Unil Perera, L. Li, Li Chen, S. P. Khanna and E. Linfield 102-103026
Analysis of barrier parameters on the extended threshold wavelength of infrared detectors IEEE Photonics Technology Letters 2018 D Somvanshi, D Chauhan, AGU Perera, L Li, L Chen, E. H. Linfield 30(18)-1617-1620
Books Published (1)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Transition metal dichalcogenides based 2D nano-heterostructures for Optoelectronic Applications Elsevier 2020 First Author
Awarded By Award Name Year

Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship Technion, IIT-Haifa, Israel 2019
DST DST INSPIRE faculty 2017
Georgia State University, Atlanta USA US-Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship 2016
SERB National-Post Doctorate Fellowship SERB, India 2016
Best-Poster Presentation Award 9th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology Materials and Devices (NMDC), Aci-Castello, Italy, Oct.12-15 2014
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (0)
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (1)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Arpita Howladar Synthesis and Characterization of MoS2 Quantum Dots (QDs) on p-Si Substrates for Multifunctional Optoelectronics Device applications Prof. Subir Kumar Sarkar 2019
Project Works (1)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Graphene and Two-Dimensional (2D) Transition Metal Dichalcogenides (TMDCs) Materials based Hybrid Photodetectors Principal Investigator DST 35,00000 5 Years 2017 to 2022 Ongoing
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Membership Of Learned Societies (3)

IEEE Nanotechnology Council
IEEE Electron Device Society (EDS)
IEEE Member
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Professional Society Activity (0)
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