Faculty At Electrical Department



Amitesh Kumar
Amitesh Kumar
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Power Electronics, Artificial Intelligence in Power Systems, Renewable Energy, Instrument design (Bio-medical),Fabrication and modelling of Semiconductor Devices, Neuromorphic Computing
Email :- amitesh.ee@nitp.ac.in
Phone :-8349287043

Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. Elements of Electrical Engineering Lab
  2. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Lab
Educational Qualification
  1. Intermediate - Patna Science College
  2. B.Tech - IIT BHU
  3. PhD - IIT Indore
  4. Postdoc - University of Utah USA
    Memberships & Society
    1. Material Research Society, USA - (phd1401102003)
    2. IEEE - (94148943)
    3. Indian Science Congress Association, ISCA, India - Life Member (L37164)
      Current Administrative Responsibility
      1. Lab Incharge - Electrical Instrumentation and Measurement Lab (24-02-2020 till date)
      2. Training and Placement in Charge (Electrical Dept.) (24-02-2020 till date)
        Past Administrative Responsibility
        1. Rashtriya Avishkar Abhyan, Teaching Portal (IIT Indore)
          Work Experiences
          1. Verizon Data Services India (VDSI) (Software Engineer)
          2. CSIR, Junior Research Fellow (JRF)
          3. CSIR, Senior Research Fellow (SRF)
          4. Postdoc Research Scientist, University of Utah USA
            Books
            1. Oxide based memristors: fabrication, mechanism, and application, Invited by Prof. Saleem Hashmi (editor-in-chief), Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, Oxford: , Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, and Shaibal Mukherjee,, Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-12-803581-8, March - 2018.
            2. Film deposition processes based on eco-friendly, flexible and transparent materials for high-performance resistive switching, Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials,, Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Elsevier, ISBN: 978-0-12-803581-8, , January - 2018.
              Journals
              1. Mangal Das, Amitesh Kumar, Sanjay Kumar, Biswajit Mandal, Gaurav Siddharth, Pawan Kumar, Myo Than Htay, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Impact of interfacial SiO2 on dual ion beam sputtered Y2O3-based memristive system. IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology (Impact factor: 2.857). 19(153134), May - 2020,332-337, https://doi.org/10.1109/TNANO.2020.2987200.
              2. R. G. Jadhav, Amitesh Kumar, S. Kumar, S. Maiti, S. Mukherjee, A. K. Das, Benzoselenadiazole-Based Conjugated Molecules: Active Switching Layers with Nanofibrous Morphology for Nonvolatile Organic Resistive Memory Devices. ChemPlusChem (Impact factor: 3.441) . 2020(85) - 2020,910-920, https://doi.org/10.1002/cplu.202000229.
              3. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Pankaj Sharma, Vivek Garg, Brajendra S. Sengar, Arabinda Barman, Aloke Kanjilal, Abhinav Kranti, Mukherjee, Shaibal Mukherjee, Resistive switching in reactive electrode-based memristor: Engineering bulk defects and interface inhomogeneity through bias characteristics. Semiconductor Science and Technology (Impact factor: 2.280) . 34(035014), January - 2019,Https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6641/aafc8a.
              4. Mangal Das, Amitesh Kumar, Rohit Singh, Myo Than Htay and Shaibal Mukherjee, Realization of synaptic learning and memory functions in Y2O3 based memristive device fabricated by dual ion beam sputtering. Nanotechnology (Impact factor: 3.44). , January - 2018,Https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6528/aaa0eb.
              5. Amitesh Kumar, Shaibal Mukherjee, Abhinav Kranti, Effects of bulk-defects and metal/bulk interface anomalies in a forming-free double-barrier memristor. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (Impact factor: 2.588) . 51(405601), August - 2018,Https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6463/aad96b.
              6. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Vivek Garg, Brajendra S. Sengar, Forming-free high-endurance Al/ZnO/Al memristor fabricated by dual ion beam sputtering. Applied Physics Letters (Impact factor: 3.41). 110,(253509), June - 2017,Https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4989802.
              7. Vivek Garg, Brajendra S. Sengar, Vishnu Awasthi, Amitesh Kumar, Sushil K. Pandey, Shailendra Kumar, Mukul Gupta, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Investigation of valence electron excitation and plasmonic enhancement in sputter grown NMZO thin films: For energy harvesting applications. Optical Materials (Impact factor: 2.320). Https://doi.org/10.1016/j.optmat.2018.12.002.
              8. Vivek Garg, Brajendra S. Sengar, Pankaj Sharma, Amitesh Kumar, Aaryashree, Shailendra Kumar, Shaibal Mukherjee, Sputter-instigated plasmon-enhanced optical backscattering layer in ultrathin solar cells: Application of GZO in CIGSe material system,. Solar Energy (Impact factor: 4.37). Https://doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2018.08.074.
              9. Vivek Garg, Brajendra S. Sengar, Vishnu Awasthi, Amitesh Kumar, Rohit Singh, Shailendra Kumar, C. Mukherjee, V. V. Atuchin, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Investigation of dual-ion beam sputter-instigated plasmon generation in TCOs: A case study of GZO. ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (Impact factor: 7.5). Https://doi.org/10.1021/acsami.7b15103.
              10. Mangal Das, Amitesh Kumar, Sanjay Kumar, Biswajit Mandal, Md Arif Khan and Shaibal Mukherjee,, Effect of Surface Variations on the Performance of Yttria based Memristive System. IEEE Electron Device Letters (Impact factor: 3.43). Https://doi.org/10.1109/LED.2018.2878953.
              11. Md Arif Khan, Rohit Singh, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Amitesh Kumar, Amit Kumar Das, Pankaj Misra, Abhinav Kranti, and 8 Shaibal Mukherjee, Enhanced sheet charge density in DIBS grown CdO alloyed ZnO buffer based heterostructure. IEEE Electron Device Letters (Impact factor: 3.43). Https://doi.org/10.1109/LED.2018.2829761.
              12. Pankaj Sharma, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Amitesh Kumar, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Trap assisted charge multiplication enhanced photoresponse of Li-P codoped p-ZnO/n-Si heterojunction ultraviolet photodetectors. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (Impact factor: 2.588). Https://doi.org/10.1088/1361- 6463/aa98fb.
              13. Vivek Garg, Brajendra S. Sengar, Amitesh Kumar, Gaurav Siddharth, Shailendra Kumar, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Investigation of valence plasmon excitations in GMZO thin film and their suitability for plasmon-enhanced buffer-less solar cells. Solar Energy (Impact factor: 4.37). Https://doi.org/10.1016/j.solener.2018.12.017.
              14. Brajendra S. Sengar , Vivek Garg , Amitesh Kumar , Shailendra Kumar , and Shaibal Mukherjee, Surface layer investigation of dual ion beam sputtered Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 thin film for open circuit voltage improvement. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (Impact factor: 2.588). Https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6463/aacf13.
              15. Brajendra S. Sengar, Vivek Garg, Amitesh Kumar, Vishnu Awasthi, Shailendra Kumar, Victor V. Atuchin, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Band alignment of Cd-free (Zn, Mg)O layer with Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 and its effect on the photovoltaic properties. Optical Materials (Impact factor: 2.320). Https://doi.org/10.1016/j.optmat.2018.08.017.
              16. Mangal Das, Amitesh Kumar, Biswajit Mandal, and Shaibal Mukherjee,, Impact of Schottky Junctions in the Transformation of Switching Modes in Amorphous Y2O3-based Memristive System. Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (Impact factor: 2.588). Https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6463/aacf14.
                International Conferences
                1. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Brajendra Singh Sengar, Vivek Garg, Aaryashree, Sanjay Kumar, Abhinav Kranti and Shaibal Mukherjee, Influence of Bulk/Interface Anomalies Upon Resistive Switching in Dual Ion Beam Sputtered ZnO Based Memristive Devices, Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting.  Phoenix, Arizona, USA,April 22- 26 - 2019., .
                2. Mangal Das, Amitesh Kumar, Sanjay Kumar, Biswajit Mandal, Pawan Kumar, and Shaibal Mukherjee,, Impact of Schottky junction on the resistive switching of yttrium oxide, 9th International Conference on Key Engineering Materials,.   Oxford University, United Kingdom,March 29-Apr - 2019, .
                3. Mangal Das, Amitesh Kumar, Biswajit Mandal, Brajendra Sengar and Shaibal Mukherjee, , Synaptic learning and memory functions in amorphous yttria-based memristive systems, , Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, .  Phoenix, Arizona, USA,,April 2-6, - 2018., .
                4. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Aaryashree, Md Arif Khan, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Abhinav Kranti, and Shaibal Mukherjee,, Interface-engineered forming-free dual ion beam sputtered ZnO based memristive device, 20th International Conference on Superlattices, Nanostructures and Nanodevices (ICSNN2018), .  Madrid, Spain,July - 2018, .
                5. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Md Arif Khan, Aaryashree, Vivek Garg, Abhinav Kranti and Shaibal Mukherjee, Dual ion beam sputtered low-power and high-endurance resistive switching memory device with memristive behavior, 4th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors (ICPS 2018), .  Montpellier, France,August - 2018, .
                6. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Biswajit Mandal, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Aaryashree, Abhinav Kranti, and Shaibal Mukherjee,, Novel forming-free resistive memory based on dual ion beam sputtering engineered oxygen vacancies/interstitial defects in ZnO, Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, .  Phoenix, Arizona, USA,, April 2-6 - 2018, .
                7. Pankaj Sharma, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Amitesh Kumar, Rohit Singh, and Shaibal Mukherjee, , Fabrication of low resistive and stable Li-P co-doped p-type ZnO by dual ion beam sputtering, , 3rd International Conference on Smart Materials and Structures, .  Orlando, Florida, USA, ,March 20-22, - 2017, .
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                National Conferences
                1. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Sanjay Kumar, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Md Arif Khan, Abhinav Kranti and Shaibal Mukherjee, Role of interface anomalies in DIBS fabricated ZnO based RRAM exhibiting Quantum conductance,, 4th International Conference of Emerging Electronics (IEEE-ICEE, 2018), Royal Orchid Resort & Convention Centre, Bangalore,.  ,Dec - 2018, .
                2. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Pankaj Sharma, Ritesh Bhardwaj, Abhinav Kranti, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Al/ZnO/Al memristor fabricated by Dual Ion Beam Sputtering with excellent endurance and retention, 19th International Workshop on The Physics of Semiconductor Devices (19th IWPSD),.   IIT Delhi, India,Dec - 2017, .
                3. Amitesh Kumar, Mangal Das, Abhinav Kranti, and Shaibal Mukherjee, Transparent resistive switching memory with sputtered ZnO, IUMRS-ICYRAM.   IISc Bangalore,,Dec - 2016, .
                4. Only selected works have been shown here, For details, please visit, Https://qrgo.page.link/QHJUn.  .
                Professional Services
                1. DST International Travel Support to attend and present paper in 20th International Conference on Superlattices, Nanostructures and Nanodevices (ICSNN2018), Madrid, Spain, July 23-26, 2018
                2. Best Presentation award, 6th International Symposium on Integrated Functionalities, December 10-13, 2017
                3. CSIR International Travel Support to attend and present paper in Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, April 2-6, 2018
                4. Autodesk Certified Professional (ACP) (Score: 957/1000, Certiport ID: 90065872) Autodesk 2018
                5. Senior Research Fellowship CSIR 2016- 19
                6. Junior Research Fellowship CSIR 2014-16
                7. Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) (Score: 90 %, Candidate ID: SR3198768, Registration ID:PC0SYD5218) Sun Professional 2008
                8. Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) (Score: 947/1000 in Exam 640- 802, Cisco ID: CSCO11459282; Registration ID: 226180540) Cisco 2008
                9. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), BSCI & BCMSN (Score: 981/ 1000 in Exam 642-892) Cisco 2008
                10. Organized a Faculty Development Course on "Nextgeneration Semiconductor Devices for high-end applications" from 22nd June-28th June 2020
                11. Technical Reviewer: IEEE: Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems
                12. Technical Reviewer: IET: Circuits, Devices & Systems
                13. Technical Reviewer: IEEE: Transactions on Nanotechnology
                14. Technical Reviewer: AIP: Applied Physics Letters
                15. Technical Reviewer: Elsevier : Superlattices and Microstructures
                Projects
                1. Dual ion beam sputtered cost-effective and non-volatile resistive memory devices Inventors: Shaibal Mukherjee and Amitesh Kumar, Patent Application No. 201621020046, June 11, 2016 .
                2. Π-Conjugated Compound For Resistive Switching Device, and method of fabrication Inventors: Apurba K. Das, Shaibal Mukherjee, Rohit Jadhav and Amitesh Kumar, Patent Application No. 201921027542, July 10, 2019