FIMTA 2021

Frontiers In Materials for Technological Applications

August 04-06,2021

Frontiers in Materials for Technological Applications


DAY 1 (August 04, 2021)
Opening Remarks
Prof. Suddhasatwa Basu, Director, CSIR-IMMT
Inaugural Address
Dr. Shekhar C. Mande, Secretary, DSIR, DG-CSIR, India
9.00 - 9.30
Chair: Dr. L. D. Besra, CSIR-IMMT
9.30 - 10.30Keynote lecture
Prof. Frank Caruso
Exploring the nano–bio interactions of nanoengineered materials
10.30 - 11.00Invited Lecture
Prof. Ramesh Chandra Mallik
The combined strategy of filling the voids and nanocomposites in skutterudite enhanced the thermoelectric properties
Chair: Dr. B. Bhoi, CSIR-IMMT
11.00 - 12.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Anirban Bandopadhyay
Can we synthesize an organic jelly that acts like human brain without software?
12.00 - 13.00Special Lecture
Prof. Parthasarathi Chakraborty
Sedimentary organic matter controls geochemical cycling of trace/toxic metals in marine sediment systems
14.00 - 15.30Poster Session
Chair: Dr. Sudip Chakraborty, HRI Allahabad
15.30 - 16.00Invited Lecture
Dr. Prasanna Kumar Sahoo
Emerging low dimensional materials for optoelectronics and sensor
16.00 - 17.00Keynote lecture
Mrs. Rachel Eggington
From uncertainty to understanding: the journey for inventions - from the lab to the customer
17.30 - 18.30Keynote lecture
Prof. Sara E. Skrabalak
Multimetallic nanomaterials by design
DAY 2 (August 05, 2021)
Chair: Prof. Daniel Chua, National University of Singapore
9.00 - 10.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Bohr-Ran Huang
Lab grown diamond and its applications
10.00 - 10.30Invited Lecture
Prof. Suprem K. Das
Transforming carbon nanotubes to graphene nanoribbons: Towards materials for graphene nanoelectronics
10.30 - 11.00Invited Lecture
Ms. Noopur Goel
Materials science for technological applications: IPR perspective
Chair: Prof. T. N. Narayanan, TIFR-Hyderabad
11.00 - 12.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Michel Bosman
Visualizing trapped and lossy optical modes at the nanoscale
12.00 - 13.00Special Lecture
Prof. Tapas Kumar Majhi
Functional nanomaterials based on coordination driven metal-organic ‘soft’ hybrids
14.00 - 15.30Poster Session
Chair: Prof. Subhankar Bedanta, NISER, Bhubaneswar
15.30 - 16.00Invited Lecture
Prof. Anitha Ethirajan
Functional materials for sensing, optoelectronics and biomedical applications
16.00 - 17.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Anke Krueger
Synthesis, characterization and application of functional nanodiamond materials
17.30 - 18.30Keynote lecture
Prof. Jeffrey Snyder
Strategies for engineering complex thermoelectric materials
DAY 3 (August 06, 2021)
Chair: Dr. Yatendra S. Chaudhary, CSIR-IMMT
9.00 - 10.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Andrey L. Rogach
Perovskite nanocrystals in light-emitting devices
10.00 - 11.00Keynote lecture
Prof. T. R. Ravindran
Pressure dependent phase transformations in energetic materials: results on some secondary nitro-explosives
Chair: Prof. Sikha Verma, IOP, Bhubaneswar
11.00 - 12.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Sudakar Chandran
Defect engineering in multifunctional materials for enhanced functional properties
12.00 - 13.00Special Lecture
Prof. N. Ravishankar
Nanostructure investigations using electron microscopy
14.00 - 15.30Poster Session
Chair: Dr. Bamaprasad Bag, CSIR-IMMT
16.30 - 17.00Invited Lecture
Dr. M. V. Reddy
Novel electrode materials for lithium/sodium batteries
17.00 - 18.00Keynote lecture
Prof. Jean Charles Arnault
Diamond heteroepitaxy: state of the art, current challenges and applications
18.00 - 18.30Valedictory Session
Valedictory Address by Prof. Suddhasatwa Basu, Director, CSIR-IMMT