Dr.  Murugendrappa M V

Associate Professor

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D


Research Interests: Polymer composite materials for sensor applications.

Dr. B L Suresha

Associate Professor & HOD

M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D


Research Interests: Material Science, Smart materials, Liquid Crystals and Nano Materials.

Dr. K E Ganesh

Associate Professor

B.Ed., M.Sc., Ph.D


Research Interests: Atmospheric Aerosols Radon Studies

Dr. Latha Kumari

Associate Professor

M.Sc., Ph.D.


Research Interests: Materials science, Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites, Energy materials, Experimental condensed matter physics

Dr. Kaliprasad C S

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., Ph,D.,


Research Interests: Environmental Radioactivity and mineral analysis Nuclear and Particle Physics

Dr. Karthik Kumara

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., Ph.D.


Research Interests: Condensed Matter Physics : Small Molecule and Protein Crystallography, Metal Organic Frameworks, Molecular Interactions, DFT Calculations and Structural Chemistry, Materials Science and Nano-Physics, Glasses and Magnetic Materials, Molecular Physics, Docking studies

Dr. Manjunatha S O

Assistant Professor



Research Interests: Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Material Science, Magnetic Materials, Thermoelectric Materials,

Dr. Maruthi R

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., NET JRF, Ph.D. (IIT Guwahati)


Research Interests: Experimental condensed matter physics: Magnetic materials, Quasi one-Dimensional Quantum magnets, High-k Dielectric materials, Magneto-Dielectric properties, Magnetocaloric materials, Optical properties, Material Science, Magnetic Nanostructures.

Dr. Pratibha. S

Assistant Professor

MSc(Hons), Ph.D.


Research Interests: Nano materials; Perovskite nanomaterials; sensing and Environmental Applications

Dr. Punith Kumar V.

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., Ph.D.


Research Interests: I am interested in studying the fundamental physical properties of single- and double-layered 3D and 2D perovskite materials containing magnetic and non-magnetic elements as substituents. Also, interested with their electrical and dielectric properties, giving possible correlation with magnetism in the presence of external magnetic and electric field, applied pressure, applied frequency, etc.

Dr. Shubha A

Assistant Professor



Research Interests: Processing of nanomaterials in liquids for a range of applications. Synthesis and investigations on electrical, thermal, mechanical, and optical properties of polymer based graphene-metal oxide nanoparticle hybrid nanocomposites.


Assistant Professor



Research Interests: Condensed matter physics

Dr.Rafiq Mulla

Assistant Professor

MSc, PhD, NET (Postdoc, UK)


Research Interests: Thermoelectrics, Material Science, Thin films, Thermal sensors, Carbon Materials, Device fabrication

Dr.Sharanappa Chapi

Assistant Professor

M.Sc., Ph.D.


Research Interests: Solid State Physics, Materials Science, Polymer Science & Engineering, Polymer Nanocomposites, Energy Storage Devices, Radiation Effect, Thin Films.