Physical Sciences
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Academic Details:

  • INSPIRE Faculty: Physics, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Berhampur, India, 2016 - Present
  • INSPIRE Faculty: Physics, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhopal, India, 2016
  • Post-Doc: Department of Physics, Tamkang University, Taiwan, Advisor: Prof. W. F. Pong, 2014
  • Post-Doc: Department of Materials and Environmental Chemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden, Advisor: Prof. Lennart Bergström, 2012
  • Ph D: Department of Physics, University of Pune, India, Advisor: Prof. Sulabha K. Kulkarni, 2011
  • M.Sc: University of Pune, India, 2006
Research Interest:

  • Metal, Semiconductor and Magnetic Nanostructures
  • Core-shell Nanomaterials
  • Functional Hybrid Nanomaterials

  • Functionalization and patterning of nanocellulose films by surface-bound nanoparticles of hydrolyzable tannins and multivalent metal ions,
    Mukta V. Limaye,* Christina Schütz, Konstantin Kriechbaum, Jakob Wohlert, Zoltán Bacsik, Malin Wohlert, Wei Xia, Mama Pléa, Cheick Dembele, German Salazar-Alvarezab and Lennart Bergström, Nanoscale (2019) DOI:10.1039/C9NR04142G

  • Fabrication and 3D Patterning of Bio-Composite Consisting of Carboxymethylated Cellulose Nanofibers and Cobalt Ferrite Nanoparticles,
    Mukta V. Limaye,* Pradosh Kumar Sahoo, Mandar Shirolkar, Shashi B. Singh, Amit Khare, Yu-Cheng Shao, Kuan-Hung Chen, Xian-Sheng Qiu, Shang-Hsien Hsieh, Dhanvir Singh Rana, and W. F. Pong, ChemistrySelect, 4 (2019) 4416.

  • Magnetic studies of SiO2 coated CoFe2O4 nanoparticles, Mukta V. Limaye*, Shashi B. Singh, Raja Das, Pankaj Poddar, Majid K. Abyaneh, Sulabha K. Kulkarni, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 441 (2017) 683.

  • Understanding of sub-band gap absorption of femtosecond-laser sulfur hyperdoped silicon using synchrotron-based techniques, Mukta V. Limaye, S. C. Chen, C. Y. Lee, L. Y. Chen, Shashi B. Singh, Y. C. Shao et. al., Scientific Reports, 5 (2015) 11466

  • Correlation between electrochromism and electronic structures of tungsten oxide films, Mukta V. Limaye, J. S. Chen, Shashi B. Singh, Y. C. Shao, Y. F. Wang, C. W. Pao, H. M. Tsai, J. F. Lee, H. J. Lin, J. W. Chiou, M. C. Yang, W. T. Wu, J. S. Chen, J. J. Wu, M. H. Tsai and W. F. Pong, RSC Advances, 4 (2014) 5036.

  • A magnetic nano-composite soft polymeric membrane, Akanksha Singh, Mandar Shirolkar, Mukta V. Limaye , Shubha Gokhale , Chantal Khan Malek , Sulabha K. Kulkarni, Microsystem Technology, 19 (2013) 409.

  • On the role of tannins and iron in the Bogolan or mud cloth dyeing process, Mukta V. Limaye, Zoltán Bacsik, Christina Schütz, Aїssata Dembelé, Mama Pléa, Linnéa Andersson, German Salazar-Alvarez and Lennart Bergström, Textile Research Journal, 82 (2012) 1888.

  • Varitation and sign change of magnetostrictive strain as a function of Ni concentration in Ni – substituted ZiFe 2 O 4 sintered nanoparticles, R. Adhikari, A. Sarkar, Mukta V. Limaye, S. K. Kulkarni , A. K. Das, Journal of Applied Physics, 111 (2012) 073903.

  • Room temperature ferromagnetism in undoped and Fe doped ZnO nanorods: Microwave assisted Synthesis, Mukta V. Limaye, Shashi B. Singh, Raja Das, Pankaj Poddar, Sulabha K. Kulkarni Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 184 (2011) 391.

  • Phase Transitions of AlFeO 3 and GaFeO 3 from the Chiral Orthorhombic (Pna2 1 ) Structure to the Rhombohedral (R‾3c) Structure, Rana Saha, Ajmala Shireen, Sharmila N. Shirodkar, Mukta Shashi Singh, Umesh V. Waghmare, A. Sundaresan, and C. N. R. Rao Inorganic Chemistry, 50 (2011) 9527.

  • High coercivity of oleic acid capped CoFe 2 O 4 nanoparticles at room temperature, Mukta V. Limaye, Shashi Bhushan Singh, Sadgopal K. Date, Deepti Kothari, V. R.Reddy, Ajay Gupta, Vashant Sathe, Ram J. Choudhary, Sulabha K. Kulkarni, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 113 (2009) 9070.

  • Epitaxially grown zinc-blende structured Mn doped ZnO nanoshell on ZnS nanoparticles, Mukta V. Limaye, Shashi Bhushan Singh, Sadgopal K. Date, R. S. Gholap, Sulabha K. Kulkarni, Materials Research Bulletin, 44 (2009) 339.

  • Template-free ZnS nanorod synthesis by microwave irradiation, Mukta V. Limaye, Shubha Gokhale, S A Acharya and S K Kulkarni, Nanotechnology, 19 (2008) 415602.

  • A facile and fast approach for the synthesis of doped nanoparticles using a microfluidic Device, Akansha Singh, Mukta V. Limaye, Shashi Bhushan Singh, Niranjan P. Lalla, Chantal K. Malek, Sulabha K. Kulkarni, Nanotechnology 19 (2008) 245613.

Honors & Awards:

  • DST-INSPIRE Faculty, 2014
Teaching Experiences:

  • PHY-103 General Physics Laboratory
  • PHY-104 General Physics Laboratory
  • PHY-203 General Physics Laboratory
  • PHY-204 Electronics Laboratory