Dr. Charu Lata Dube

Dr. Charu Lata Dube

Assistant Professor,
Ph.D (Physics): Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 2010.

School for Nano Sciences,

Research interests:

  • Growth of magnetic nanoparticles
  • Radioactive waste immobilization
  • Ion beam irradiation on materials
  • Development of fusion materials for plasma facing components
  • Microwave Processing of Materials

Professional experience:

  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate: Department of Materials Science and Technology, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Visiting Scientist: ITER India, Gandhinagar, India.
  • Visiting Scientist: Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar, India.
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow: Institute for Plasma Research, Gandhinagar, India.
  • Expert faculty: Nanotechnology Education and Research Centre (NERC), Instrumentation & Control Engineering Department, Government Engineering College, Ahmedabad, India.
  • Project Scientist: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, 2010.

Awards and honors:

  • Best poster award in Open House competition, IIT Delhi-2009
  • Highest CGPA award for 2005 P.G. batch in Kailash hostel, IIT Delhi-2005.
  • Rank holder in M. Tech. (SSM) Dept. of Physics, IIT Delhi-2005.
  • National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by CSIR, Govt. of India-2004.
  • Joint Entrance Screening Test (JEST) conducted by DAE, Govt. of India-2003.
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), conducted by MHRD, Govt. of India-2003.
  • Awarded for highest marks (B.Sc.) in all streams in district by Rotary club-1998.
  • Sherwani award for 1st Rank in Science stream in 12th (Intermediate Exam)-1994.

Selected list of publications:

  • Charu Lata Dube, Martin C. Stennett, Amy S. Gandy, Neil C. Hyatt, “Simulation of alpha decay of actinides in iron phosphate glasses by ion irradiation”, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B, 371 424 ‾428 (2016).
  • Charu Lata Dube, Pawan Kumar Kulriya, Yashashri Patil, Shailesh Kanpara, Mayur Mehta, S. S. Khirwadkar, “Positron annihilation lifetime measurement and X-ray analysis on 120 MeV Au+7 irradiated polycrystalline tungsten”, J Nucl. Mater, 467 (1) 406 (2015).
  • Charu Lata Dube, Yashashri Patil, Shailesh Kanpara, Sameer S. Khirwadkar, Subhash C. Kashyap, “Microwave Synthesis and Mechanical Characterization of Functionally Graded Material for Applications in Fusion Devices”, Bull. Mat. Sci., 37(7) 1607, (2014).
  • Charu Lata Dube, S.C. Kashyap, D. C. Dube and D. K. Agarwal, “Rapid Alloying of Tetrahedral Semiconductors in Microwave H field by induced Dipolar losses and magnetic reorientation”, J. Alloys and Compounds, 571 75 (2013).
  • Charu Lata Dube, S. C. Kashyap, D. C. Dube and D. K. Agarwal, “Growth of Si0.75Ge0.25 alloy nanowires in a separated H-field by Microwave Processing”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 213107 (2009).
  • Charu Lata Dube, S. C. Kashyap, D.C. Dube and D.K. Agarwal, “Room temperature photoluminescence and dc resistivity of Si0.95Ge0.05 alloy nanowires grown in microwave H-field ”, J. Alloys and Compounds, 488 (1), 328 ( 2009).