Functional Materials : Surendran K P » Personal

Dr. K. P. Surendran received his PhD in Physics in 2005 on the topic “Investigations on Low Loss Dielectric Materials for Wireless Communication” based on the work done at NIIST, Trivandrum. In June 2005, he joined the Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit, IISc Bangalore as a Research Associate. During 2006-2009 he was postdoc in University of Aveiro, Portugal and in 2009 he joined the University of Coimbra as an Auxiliary Researcher. In June 2010 he moved to the Leibnitz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research (IFW, Dresden), Germany as an Alexander von Humboldt Fellow. Dr. Surendran is a Scientist at the Materials Science and Technology Division, since January 2012. His research interests include Microwave Materials, Thin Film Epitaxy, Dielectric Inks for Printed Electronics, Templated Growth of Nanotubes

Academic Qualifications

  1. MSc in Physics (1996) Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam
  2. PhD in Physics (2005) Kerala University, Trivandrum