Functional Materials : Manoj Raama Varma » Personal

Researcher ID

Academic Qualifications

  • Indian Institute of Technology, Madras – Ph.D Metallurgical Engineering (Microstructure modelling), July 2000
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Madras – MS Metallurgical Engineering, July 1988
  • University of Kerala, Trivandrum – MSc Physics, August 1984
  • University of Kerala, Trivandrum – B.Sc Physics, August 1982

Areas of Interest

  • Magnetic Materials a) Intermetallics – Heusler alloys and Rare earth based intermetallics b) Magnetic ceramics – Manganates, Garnets, Double perovskites (Frustrated magnetic systems).
  • Magnetic Materials For Permenant Magnets, Magnetic refrigeration and Spintronics Applications
  • Nano structured magnetic materials.
  • Materials showing Magnetodielectric effect.
  • Multifunctional materials
  • Perovskites showing sign reversal of magnetization
  • Magnetodielectric antenna

Collaboration

  • Prof. Horst Hahn, Executive Director, Institute of Nanotechnology, FZK, Karlsruhe, Germany
  • Prof. K. G. Suresh, Department of Physics, IIT, Mumbai
  • Prof. M. R. Anantharaman, Department of Physics, CUSAT, Kochi
  • Prof. Matjaz Valant, University of Nova Gorica
  • Prof. V Seshubai, University of Hyderabad
  • Dr. H Sreemoolanathan, VSSC, TVM