Prakash R. Somani
Prakash R. Somani earned his Ph.D. degree in 2002 from National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, India, in the area of conducting polymers. He served as a Faculty at Center for Materials for Electronics Technology (C-MET, Pune, India) from 1998 to 2002, as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Institute for Study of Nanostructured Materials (ISMN) Bologna, Italy, under the United Nations ICTP Fellowship, as a Faculty at Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT), JP University, Noida, India, and at Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS Pilani), Pilani, Rajasthan, India, and as a Researcher at Chubu University (JSPS-Fellow) and Nagoya University, Japan. He (co)authored more than 45 research papers in refereed international scientific journals and has two Indian patents. His work is well cited (including by Nobel Laureates). He has authored/edited four reference books. He acts as a Regular Referee of more than 30 International Scientific Journals and as a Member of the International Editorial Advisory Board for the journal Sensors and Transducers Journal published by International Frequency Sensor Association (IFSA). His current research interests include nanoscience and nanotechnology, energy conversion and storage devices, organic and organic-inorganic hybrid electronics, advanced materials and devices, environment-related issues, and developing innovative products.
Biography Updated on 11 December 2011