Dr. Kulvir Singh

Professor

Specialization

Condensed Matter Physics (Glass, Ceramics & Bio-ceramics)

Email

kusingh@thapar.edu

Specialization

Condensed Matter Physics (Glass, Ceramics & Bio-ceramics)

Email

kusingh@thapar.edu

Biography

PhD, IIT Bombay,1995; M.Phil., HPU Shimla, 1988; M.Sc. (Physics) 1985.

Research Projects

  • Completed a UGC minor project on Development of Glass sealants for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (2001-2002 ) (PI)

  • AICTE sanctioned a project on Development of Electrolyte Material for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells under the Research and Development scheme. (2003-2006 ) (PI)

  • Completed a DST sponsored project on Development of sealant materials for solid oxide fuel cells (2006- 2009) (PI)

  • Completed a CSIR sponsored research project on Development of high performance conventional bearing materials by spray deposition technique (2006-2009) (Co-PI)

  • Completed a UGC sponsored research project on Preparation and characterization of La1-x AxMO3-δ and Y1-xAxMO3-δ (A=Ca, Sr; M=Ti, Nb) interconnect materials for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (2009-2012) (2009-2012) ( PI)

  • Completed a AICTE sponsored research project on Development of wear resistant light weight composites by spray deposition technique (2009-2012) (Co-PI)

  • Completed a DST sponsored project on Synthesis of WC nanopowder through thermo-chemical reduction and its appication for the development of WC-Co composites (2010- 2013) (Co-PI)

  • Completed a DST sponsored project on Tungsten carbide powder from Wolframite Ore Synthesis (2010- 2013) (Co-PI)

  • Completed a UGC sponsored project on corrosion resistance behavior of glass steel interface (2011- 2014) (Co-PI)

  • Completed a DST sponsored research project on Study on lanthanum doped mixed conductors for solid electrolytes (2012-2015) (PI).

  • Ongoing a DRDO sponsored research project on study on Alkaline earth metals substitutions in bismuth based mixed ion conductors for solid oxide fuel cells applications (2012-2015) (PI)

Membership of Professional Institutions, Associations, Societies

  • Materials Research Society of India (LM No. 447)

  • Indian Physics Association (GEN/ LM No. 11815)

  • Punjab Academy of Sciences (LM-790)

  • Electron Microscope Society of India (LM-542)

Publications and other Research Outputs

SCI (155)

  • B. Kaur, K. Singh, O.P. Pandey, S. Thakur, Influence of modifier on dielectric and ferroelectric properties of aluminosilicate glasess, Journal of Non-Crystalline solids 465 (2017) 26-30.

  • M. Kaur, G. Kaur, O.P. Pandey, K. Singh, V. Kumar, Influence of CaO/MgO ratio on the crystallization kinetics and interfacial compatibility with crofer 22APU and YSZ of strontium based alumino-borosilicate glasses for SOFC applications, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 42 (2017) 16244-16257.

  • P. Jha, S.S. Danewalia, K. Singh, Infuence of thermal stability on dielectric properties of SiO2-K2O-CaO-MgO glasses, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 128 (2) (2017) 745-754. (2.042)

  • N Bansal, GC Mohanta, K. Singh, Effect of Mn2+ and Cu2+ co-doping on structural and luminescent properties of ZnS nanoparticles, Ceramics International, 43 (9) (2017) 7193-7201. (2.758)

  • G. Singla, K. Singh, O.P.Pandey,, Catalytic activity of Tungsten carbide-carbon (WC@C) core-shell structured for ethanol electro-oxidation, Journal of Materials Chemistry and Physics 186 (2017) 19-28 (2.101)

  • S. Khan, G. Kaur, K. Singh, Effect of ZrO2 on dielectric, optical and structural properties of yttrium calcium borosilicate glasses, Ceramic International 43 (1) (2017) 722-727. (2.758)

  • S. Thakur, K. Singh, O.P. Pandey, Sr doped BiMO3(M-=Mn,Fe,Y) perovskites:structure correlated thermal and electrical properties, Journal of Materials Chemistry and Physics 187 (2017) 96-103. (2.101)

(2016)

  • S.K. Arya, S.S.Danewalia, M. Arora, K. Singh, Effect of Variable Oxidation States of Vanadium on Structural, Optical and dielectric properties of B2O3-Li2O-ZnO-V2O5 Glasses, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 120 (47) (2016) 12168-12176. (3.187)

  • G. Kaur, O.P.Pandey, K. Singh. V. Kumar, Combined and individual doxorubicin/vancomycin drug loading, release kinetics and apatte formation for the CaO-CuO-P2O5-SiO2-B2O3 mesoporous glasses, RSC Advances 6 (56)(2016) 51046-51056.