Date of joining:
Organic Solar Cells, Perovskite Solar cells, Expertise in thin film deposition, device fabrication and characterization techniques.
2014-2016 M.tech in Green Energy Technology, Pondicherry University
2008-2012 B.tech in Mechanical Engineering, JNTU, Hyderabad
- October 2018 – Present: Research Assistant, SSCU, IISc, Bengaluru
- April 2017 – September 2018: Project Assistant, CeNSE, IISc, Bengaluru
- October 2016 – March 2017: Project Assistant, CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad
- December 2015 – May 2016: Project dissertation student, ARCI-Hyderabad
Publications & Presentations
- Suresh Kumar P, Prashanthi T, Akash Singh and Sushobhan Avasthi, “Spray-coated Planar Perovskite Solar Cells Processed in Ambient on NiOx Substrates: An Optimization Voyage from Thin-films to Devices” (Accepted as Oral presentation at 10th International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies 2019, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore).
- Suresh Kumar P, Prashanthi T, Akash Singh and Sushobhan Avasthi, “An Endeavor towards Process Optimization of Spray-coated Perovskite Solar cells in Ambient” (Presented at International Workshop and Conference on Perovskite & Hybrid Photovoltaics 2019, IIT-Delhi, India).
- Rudra mukherjee, Anwesha Saha, Suresh Kumar P, Praveen C Ramamurthy and Sushobhan Avasthi “Enhancement in Open-Circuit Voltage of Semi-transparent, stable MAPbI3-xBrx perovskite solar cells by methylamine treatment and optimal Hole Transport Layer” (Presented at 4th International Conference on Emerging Electronics 2018, Bangalore, India).
- Pramod Ravindra, Suresh Kumar P, Eashwer Atresh, Asmita Jash, Rajeev Ranjan and Sushobhan Avasthi, “Ag2CrO4 Schottky Junction for All Oxide Solar Cells”. (Published IEEE Xplore; 7th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion 2018, Hawaii, USA).
- Akash Singh, Suresh Kumar Podapangi and Sushobhan Avasthi, “Cation Exchange Assisted Dimensional Down-conversion of Perovskite Thin Films using Vapor Annealing: An Interplay of Tolerance Factor”. (In Press, Journal of Integrated Ferroelectrics).
- Promod Ravindra, Suresh kumar P, Sushobhan Avasthi, “Schottcky junction Solar cells Using Ag2CrO4 as absorber”. (Presented at 17th International Conference Thin Films, November 2017, New Delhi, India).
- Pallavi Singh, Rudra Mukherjee, Suresh Kumar P, Pranjal Srivastava and Sushobhan Avasthi, “Improvement in carrier lifetime and morphology by Magnesium inclusion in perovskite matrix”. (Presented Poster at 4th International Conference on Perovskite Solar Cells and Optoelectronics (PSCO-2018), Lausanne, Switzerland).