Manpower Details

Designation: Scientist F
Emp ID: 3121
Work Place: Thrissur Laboratory


  1. Heteroepitaxial growth of phase-pure Lead Indium Niobate,Ceramics international 42(2016) 12385-12389, A S Divya, V Kumar

    1. Influence of Fe3+ substitution on the dielectric and ferroelectric characteristics of Lead Indium Niobate, A.S. Divya and V.Kumar, J. Alloys Compounds, 637,426-430(2015).
  2. Influence of lithium doping on the correlated ferromagnetic ordering and red shift of band gap in weakly Mn.-doped ZnO nanoparticles, M.K. Satheesan and Viswanathan Kumar, J.Mater.Sci:Mater.Electron. DOI:10.1007/s10854-016-4595-1

  3. Titania Nanotube Arrays surface- modified with ZnO for enhanced photocatalytic applications, N.Manoj, K.V.Vijila, K.V.Baiju and V.Kumar, Mat.Res.Bull.77,35-40(2016)

  4. Pd loaded TiO2 nanotubes for the effective catalytic reduction of p-nitrophenol, Divya C.M.; Vijila Kalarivalappil; Wilfried Wunderlich; Suresh Pillai; Steven Hinder; Viswanathan Kumar, K.V.Baiju , Cat.Lett. 146,474-82(2016)

  5. Stability studies of PbS sensitised TiO2 nanotube arrays for visible light photocatalytic applications by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS)  Materials science in semiconductor Processing     N.B.Rahna, Vijila Kalarivalappil, Manoj Nageri, Suresh.C.Pillai, Steven. J. Hinder. V.Kumar, Baiju.K.Vijayan, Volume 42, Part 3, February 2016,  Pages 303-310

  6. Transverse piezoelectric properties of {100}- oriented PLZT[x/65/35] thin films, S. Laxmipriya, V. Kumar , Fumiya Kurokawa , Isaku Kanno, Mat. Chem. and Phys.151,308(2015)

  7. Evolution of Dielectric and Ferroelectric Relaxor States in Al3+ -doped BaTiO3 , K.Vani and V.Kumar, AIP Advances 5,027135(2015)

    1. Transverse piezoelectric properties of {100}- oriented PLZT[x/65/35] thin films, S. Laxmipriya, V. Kumar* , Fumiya Kurokawa , Isaku Kanno, Mat. Chem. and Phys.151,308(2015)


  8. Influence and Lithium doping on orange emission in Mn.-doped ZnO, T.Anto Johny, and V.Kumar, J.Mat.Sci.: Mat. Elec.,25(3)1456-59(2014)

  9. Non linear optical absorption in lithium doped ZnO thin films, T. Anto Johny, Viswanathan Kumar, P Sudheesh and K  Chandrasekharan, Opt. Commun.,309, 279-281 (2013)

  10. Deposition of PZT thin films with {001}, {110}, and {111} crystallographic orientations and their transverse piezoelectric characteristics, D Ambika , V Kumar, K Tomioka and Isaku Kanno, Adv.Mater.Lett.3(2),102-106(2012)


  11. Mg-doped ZnO Nanoparticles for efficient sunlight driven photocatalysis, Vinodkumar Etacheri, Roshith Roshan, and Viswanathan Kumar, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 4(5)2717-25(2012)

  12. Influence of defect mobility on electrostrain in (Ba0.80Sr0.20)TiO3, K.Vani and V.Kumar, AIP Advances 2,042177(2012)

  13. Tunability of third order nonlinear absorption in PLZT thin films, D.Ambika, Viswanathan Kumar, C.S. Suchand Sandeep and R.Philip, Appl. Phys, Lett., 98, 011903 2011

  14. Influence of Strontium Substitution on Ferroelectric–Relaxor Transition in PLZT (7/60/40)- V.Priyadarsini, P.V. Salija,  A.S. Divya ,Viswanathan.Kumar, J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 93 [11] 3584–3586 (2010)