Dr. Ranu Nayak

Associate Professor

Amity Institute of Nano Technology

Amity Institute of Nanotechnology

PhD in Physics (2003) from Delhi University
Teaching (1999-2003): Temporary Lecturer, Kalindi College, University of Delhi, INDIA

Postdoctoral fellowship (2004-2011)
Department of Cell & Molecular Pharmacology (with Dr Daniel R Knapp)
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
• Growth of nanostructured surfaces (carbon nanotubes, nanoporous alumina, nanostructured gold) and its application in Microfluidic devices and Mass Spectrometry for advancement in Proteomic analysis.

Working as Assistant Professor at Amity Institute of Nanotechnology, Amity University-Noida (since 2012-till date).
Semiconductor Physics
Quantum Mechanics
Photonics & Nanophotonics
Applied Physics
Thin Film Technology
Nanostructured and quantum dot based solar cell devices
Solar encapsulation using polymer-nanocomposites
Multiplexed nanostructure/quantum dot based biomarker detection platform for cancer
Oil-water separation and bioremediation of Industrial effluent using polymer-nanocomposites
Semiconductor physics, Thin film technology, Quantum mechanics
Member of American Society of Mass Spectrometry (ASMS) since 2006
Reviewer of referred journals (RSC Advances, Journal of Catalysis etc)
• 1st position in M.Sc in College (Hansraj College, Delhi University, INDIA) in 1995-96
• CSIR-NET (National Eligibility Test)- Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, INDIA, 1996
• GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test) in Physics- Indian Institute of Technology, INDIA, 1996
• Travel award for IEEE conference held at Atlanta, GA in 2001 from the Department of Science and Technology
(DST), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), INDIA, and COSTED Central Secretariat, INDIA
• Award from IEEE conference organizers (Atlanta, GA, 2001) towards registration and accommodation
• Selected student paper finalists in the 2003 IEEE Ultrasonic symposium (Honolulu, Hawaii, 2003)
Amity Institute of Nanotechnology