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Dr. NIMMY JOHN V

Chemistry
Head of the Department
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EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Sl.no Courses Discipline / Stream University / Institution Passing Out Year
1 PhD Nanotechnology/ Chemistry National Institute of Technology, Calicut 2018
2 M.Sc Chemistry M. G University, S.H College, Thevara 2007
3 B.Sc Chemistry M. G University, S.H College, Thevara 2005
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1 Principal Investigator of 16 lakhs project, Women Scientist Division from o July 2013 – Sept 2016
2 Adhoc Faculty, Department of Chemistry (Sacred Heart College , Thevara, Kerala, India) June 2008 - July 2009
3 Research Fellow, National Institute of Technology Calicut from July 2013 - Sept 2018

POSITIONS HELD

Sl No. Description Academic Year Period
1 Asst Professor 2019 Till date
2 Adhoc Faculty 2008 1 year
3 Principal Investigator 2013 3 years
RESEARCH INTERESTS
SUBJECT INTERESTS
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1 Liquid crystal devices
2 Ferroelectric materials
3 Piezoelectric materials
4 polymer nanocomposite
5 Polymer dispersed liquid crystal devices devices and energy harvesting systems .
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1 Chemistry - Liquid crystal
JOURNALS
CONFERENCES
BOOKS
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1 Nimmy John V et al. Effect of ferroelectric nanoparticles in the alignment layer of twisted nematic liquid crystal display Optical Materials – Volume 67, May 2017, Pages 7–13, Elsevier. Journal 2017
2 Nimmy John V et al. Flexible, ferroelectric nanoparticle doped polymer dispersed liquid crystal devices for lower switching voltage and nanoenergy generation. Optical Materials – Volume 80, May 2018, Pages 233–240, Elsevier Journal May 2018
3 Nimmy John V et al. Ferroelectric polymer nanocomposite alignment layer in twisted nematic liquid crystal devices for reducing switching voltage. Liquid Crystals – Volume 46, sept 2018, Pages 736–742, Taylor & Francis Journal sept 2018
4 Nimmy John V et al. Nano P(VDF-TrFE) doped polyimide alignment layers for twisted nematic liquid crystal devices. Liquid Crystals May 2019, DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2019.1623334, Taylor &Francis Journal May 2019
5 Nimmy John V et al. Enhanced optical nonlinearity in nematic liquid crystal on doping with CdSe quantum dot. Journal of Molecular Liquids – volume 273, Oct 2018, pages 497-503, Elsevier Journal Oct 2018
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1 Nimmy John V et al. Effect of Nano ZnO on the Electro Optical Behavior of Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal Devices. International conference on energy harvesting storage and conversion (IC-EEE 2015). Organised by Cochin University of Science and Technolgy Conference 2015
2 Nimmy John V et al. Effect of Ferroelectric Nanoparticles in the Alignment Layer of Twisted Nematic Liquid Crystal Display. International conference on communication system (ICCS-2015). Organized by B K Birla Institute of Engineering and Technology Pilani Conference 2015
3 Nimmy John V et al. Reduction of switching voltage in twisted nematic liquid crystal display by ZnO nanorod doped alignment layer. Optics 17. International Conference Organised by National Institute of Technology Calicut. Conference 2017
4 Nimmy John V, “Influence of alignment layer modification on the electro-optical properties of twisted nematic liquid crystal devices using ferroelectric ZnO nanoparticles,” In-House Symposium – National Institute Technology Calicut, Kozhikode, 2017 Conference 2017
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PROJECTS GUIDED
RESEARCHES GUIDED
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1 an independent project in 2013 from Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment, Thiruvananthapuram, worth 16.72 lakhs under the “back to lab program” by Women Scientist Division. The project title was “Flexible nanomaterial doped polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) devices for switchable window applications”. Ref No.015/WSD- BLS/2012/CSTE. 2013 Kerala Government 16.72

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Interactions

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OTHER ACHIEVEMENTS

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1 Awarded with an independent project in 2013 from Kerala State Council for Science Technology and Environment, Thiruvananthapuram, worth 16.72 lakhs under the “back to lab program” by Women Scientist Division. The project title was “Flexible nanomaterial doped polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) devices for switchable window applications”. Ref No.015/WSD-BLS/2012/CSTE.
2 BEST PAPER AWARD in the theme NANO DEVICES at the In- House Symposium held at National Institute of Technology, Calicut. “Influence of alignment layer modification on the electro-optical properties of twisted nematic liquid crystal devices using ferroelectric ZnO nanoparticles,”