People

Prasantha Mudimela

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests

Dr. Mudimela's research interests are synthesis of 1D, 2D nanomaterials (especially carbon) and device fabrication. His current research focuses on sensor and resonator fabrication.

Selected Publications

  • Nitrogen ion casting on vertically aligned carbon nanotubes: Tip and sidewall chemical modification Mattia Scardamaglia, M Amati, B Llorente, Prasantha R. Mudimela, Jean-François Colomer, J Ghijsen, C Ewels, Rony Snyders, L Gregoratti, Carla Bittencourt., Carbon 77, 319-328, 2014.
  •  Gas sensing with gold-decorated vertically aligned carbon nanotubes, PrasanthR. Mudimela, Mattia Scardamaglia, Oriol González-León, Nicolas Reckinger, Rony Snyders, Eduard Llobet, Carla Bittencourt, Jean-François Colomer., Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 5(1), 910-918, 2014.
  • Measurement of optical second-harmonic generation from an individual single-walled carbon nanotube, Mikko J. Huttunen, Olli Herranen, Andreas Johansson, Hua Jiang, PrasanthR. Mudimela, Pasi. Myllyperkiö, Godofredo Bautista, Albert G. Nasibulin, Esko I. Kauppinen, Markus Ahlskog, Martti Kauranen, Mika Pettersson, New Journal of Physics 15, 083043, 2013. 
  • Single-walled carbon nanotube network field effect transistor as a humidity sensor, PrasanthR. Mudimela, Kestutis Grigoras, Ilya V. Anoshkin, Aapo Varpula, Vladimir Ermolov, Anton S. Anisimov, Albert G. Nasibulin, Sergey Novikov, Esko Kauppinen, Journal of Sensors 496546, 2012.
  • Femtosecond four-wave-mixing spectroscopy of suspended individual semiconducting single-walled carbon nanotubes, Pasi Myllyperkiö, Olli Herranen, Jyri Rintala, Hua Jiang, PrasanthR. Mudimela, Zhen Zhu, Albert G. Nasibulin, Andreas Johansson, Esko I. Kauppinen, Markus Ahlskog, Mika Pettersson., ACS Nano 4 (11), 6780-6786, 2010.

Education

  • Doctor of Science in Technology, Engineering Physics, Aalto University, Finland, 2010

Professional Profile

  • Jul., 2015 - present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • Dec., 2013 - Jun., 2015: Assistant professor at JNTUH affiliated engineering college, Hyderabad, India 
  • Nov., 2012 - Oct., 2013: Postdoctoral researcher, University of Namur, Belgium
  • Jul., 2011 - Sep., 2012: Assistant professor at JNTUH affiliated engineering colleges, Hyderabad, India
  • Sep., 2006 - Dec., 2010: Research scientist, Nanomaterials group, Aalto University, Finland