Thin-film & Photovoltaics Group
Department of Physics
Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bhilai
Welcome to the website of Thin-film and Photovoltaics Group (TPG). We are situated at the Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bhilai. The website provides a gateway to the research activities being carried out in the group and also gives information about teaching content currently been taught by the group leader.
June 2022- IIT Bhilai and a major speciality glass manufacturer signed an agreement to develop perovskite solar cells on flexible glass.
Oct 2021- Ms. Sonia Rani got selected for Prime Minister's Research Fellowship (PMRF). Congratulations Sonia!!
Oct 2020- Table-top sputtering deposition system (NanoPVD- Moorfield) installed in the lab.
Oct 2019- The group received "Institute Matching Grant" funded by IIT Bhilai with an outlay of 25 Lakhs for the purchase of PVD coater.
Mar 2019- The group received ECRA project entitled “Semitransparent Perovskite Solar Cells for Tandem and Building Integrated Photovoltaic Applications (SPSC-TBIPV)” with an outlay of Rs. 55 Lakhs. Details
Jan 2019- Opportunity for 2 project assistant positions (at the level of JRF) is available in the group. Last date 05 Feb 2019. Details
Jan 2019- The group received DST- sponsored project entitled “Large Area, Semi-Flexible and Indium-free Perovskite Solar Cells” under the Nano Mission Program with an outlay of Rs. 1.38 Crore. Details Dec 2018- Mr. Anup Kumar Ghosh joined as the first PhD student in the group
Nov 2018- Dr. Dhriti Sundar Ghosh delivered an invited talk "Light Management in Photovoltaics" at PRL, Ahmedabad
Oct 2017- Dr. Dhriti Sundar Ghosh Joined IIT Bhilai as Assistant Professor
Summer Internship position in experimental research (without stipend) are available starting May 2020. Interested students may contact the Group Leader.
15 Jan 2019- Opportunity for 2 project assistant positions (at the level of JRF) is available in the group. Last date 05 Feb 2019. Details
The group is looking for motivated PhD students with interest matching with that of the group. Interested ones can look into the IIT Bhilai home page for applying into PhD program. The candidates can also email group leader with latest CV and research interests.