Ratheesh K Vijayaraghavan

Assistant Professor
Dept: Chemical Sciences (DCS)
E-mail: ratheesh [at] iiserkol.ac.in
Complete CV:

Research Interest:
  • Study of electro chemical, optical properties, self assembling behaviour and nano fabrication of electronic devices

Academic Background:
  1. Ph. D (2011) National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST,CSIR), Trivandrum
  2. M. Sc (2004) University of Calicut, Kerala

  1. Post-doctoral researcher at Molecular Materials and Nanosystems Group, Technical University of Eindhoven, The Netherlands (2011-2013).
  2. DST-JSPS Visiting Researcher at Nanotechnology Research Institute, AIST, Tsukuba Japan (2006, 2007).
  3. Assistant Professor IISER Kolkata (2015 - )

Awards and Honors:

Selected Publications:
  1. Photovoltaic action in a self-assembled monolayer of hemicyanine dyes on gold fromdissociation of surface plasmons, Fatemeh Gholamrezaie, Ratheesh K. Vijayaraghavan, Stefan C. J. Meskers, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2015, 106, 183303.
  2. Bulk Photovoltaic Effects of Polar Organic Crystals, Ratheesh. K. Vijayaraghavan, Stefan. C. J. Merskers, Suresh Das. Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 6530.
  3. Photovoltaic Effect in Self-Assembled Molecular Monolayers on Gold: Influence of Orbital Energy Level Alignment on Short-Circuit Current Generation, Ratheesh. K. Vijayaraghavan, Fatemeh Gholamrezaie, Stefan. C. J. Merskers, J. Phys. Chem. C 2013, 117, 16820−16829.