Praveen C Ramamurthy

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India



Prof. Praveen C Ramamurthy received M.Sc in Polymer science in 1995 from University of Mysore and PhD degree from Clemson University in the year 2004.  He worked as a R&D Engineer in Therm-O-Disc, Mansfield, OH, USA and Research Scientist in Hoku Scientific, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. He joined the Department of Materials Engineering, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India in the year 2007.  He is also Associate faculty in Centre for Nano Science and Engineering and Inter Disciplinary Centre for Energy Research, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. His current research focuses on organic electronics including synthesis of conjugated polymer for the application in photovoltaics, and sensors.  Part of his research group works on materials for device package application and sensor for the organic volatile compound, heavy metals and biosensors. He has over 140 peer reviewed papers published and 18 patents to his credit.