International Conference on Sculptured Thin Films

(GLAD 2018)

30-31st March 2018

Hotel Jaypee Vasant Continental, Vasant Vihar New Delhi, India

Day 1

Friday 30th  March, 2018

08:45 – 09:45 am


09:45 – 10:00 am


Welcome and Inauguration

10:00 – 10:45 am


Plenary Lecture: Prof. Yiping Zhao
University of Georgia, USA

Title: Advanced nanofabrication and applications by glancing angle deposition


Tea & Snacks

Lecture Session 1
Venue: Utsav Theater
Chairperson: Prof. Peer Fischer

11:00– 11:30 am
IL 1

Prof. Motofumi Suzuki  
Kyoto University, Japan
Title: Nano-Optomechanical System Powered by thermoplasmoic heat in GLAD nanostructure

11:30 – 12:00 noon
IL 2

Prof. Ambarish Ghosh
Indian Institute of Science. Bangalore, India
Title: Integrating multiple functionalities through layer-by-layer GLAD

12:00 – 12:30 pm
IL 3

Dr. Dhruv Pratap Singh
Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany
Title: GLAD for fabrication of novel active matter system

( Utsav Hall )

Lecture Session-II
Venue: Utsav Theater
Chairperson: Prof. A. K. Tyagi

02:00 – 02:30 pm
IL 4


Prof. K.V Lakshmi
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA
Title: Single atom detection and characterization of defects in metal oxide thin films by electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy

02:30 – 03:00 pm


Prof. B. R Mehta
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India

Title: Growth of size selected metal alloy and core-shell nanoparticles for solar cell applications

03:00 – 03:30 pm
IL 6

Dr. A. K. Srivatava
CSIR-AMPRI, Bhopal, India
Title:Metal oxide nanostructures and their applications

03:30 – 04:00 pm
IL 7

Dr. Mukesh Kumar
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, India
Title:Ultra-high performance of self-powered Beta-Ga2O3 thin film solar blind photo detector

04:00 – 06:00 pm

Poster Session / Tea (Utsav Hall)

7:00 - 10:00 pm
Conference Banquet [Pool side, Hotel Jaypee Vasant Continental, New Delhi]

Day 2

Saturday 31st  March, 2018

09:30 - 10:15 am
PL 2

 Plenary Lecture: Prof. Peer Fischer
 Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany
 Title: Nanocolliods by Glancing Angle Deposition

Tea & Snacks

Lecture Session-III
Venue: Utsav Theater
Chairperson: Prof. Yiping Zhao

10:30 - 11:00 am
IL 8

 Dr. Aniruddha Mondal
 National Institute of Technology Durgapur, India
 Title: Fascinating GLAD technique for for hetero nanowire fabrication aimed at optoelectronic devices

11:00 - 11:30 am
IL 9

 Dr. Chinmay Khare
 Institute of Materials Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany
 Title: Combination glancing angle deposition: A high throughput materials screening approach

11:30 - 12:00 noon
IL 10

 Dr. D. Bharathi Mohan
 Pondicherry University, India
 Title: 3D SERS substrates for Biosensor Applications

12:00 - 12:30 pm
IL 11

 Dr. Vishwanath Balakrishnan
 Indian Institute of Technology Mandi, India
 Title: Nano-sculpturing of atomically thin films

LUNCH [Utsav Hall]

Lecture Session-IV
Venue: Utsav Theater
Chairperson: Prof. A. K. Tyagi

2:00 - 2:30 pm
IL 12

 Dr. Pankaj Poddar
 National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, India
 Title:Novel ways for synthesis of graphitic materials and their composites for security printing and biological applications

2:30 - 3:00 pm
IL 13

 Dr. Pratap Kumar Sahoo
 National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar, India
 Title: Self-organized hybrid nanodots evolution from metal-semiconductor thin films by ion beam dewetting

3:00 - 3:30 pm
IL 14

 Dr. Tanuja Mohanty
 Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
 Title:Tuning the surface potential of 2D nanocomposites by dense electronic excitation

3:30 – 4:00 pm
IL 15

 Dr. Dambarudhar Mohanta
 Tezpur University, Assam, India
 Title: From artificial films to natural scales in biotemplates: Emerging concept, challenges and scope concept, challenges and scope

4:00 – 4:30 pm
IL 16

 Dr. Nageshwara Rao
 University of Hyderabad, India
 Title:Surface Modifications and Phase Transformations in Hafnium Oxide induced by Energetic Ions

4:30 – 4:45 pm

 Tea/ Vote of Thanks / Best Poster Awards:


Jaypee Vasant Continental
Basant Lok, Vasant Vihar
New Delhi, Delhi 110057

Direction from IIT Delhi to Jaypee Vasant Continental (Venue)

Direction form IGI Airport to Jaypee Vasant Continental (Venue)