Dr I S Sandhu
Professor and Dean

is.sandhu@chitkara.edu.in

Expert Areas : Solid-State Physics, Nano-Materials and Medical Physics

Dr Inderjeet Singh is MSc Physics (specialization in Electronics) and PhD in Solid State Physics. He has about 60 research publications to his credit and 02 books. His major area of research is Solid-State Physics, Nano-Materials and Medical Physics.

He has 25 years of experience in administration, teaching and research. He has guided 7 PhD aspirants successfully till date and is guiding 3 research scholars for their PhD in the field of nano-materials and medical fields. He is also a recipient of the ‘Teacher of Outstanding Merit Award’ in the year 1996.

He is currently working as Dean Examinations at Chitkara University, Punjab. He is a fitness enthusiast and loves to keep himself fit by indulging in sports and gym. He is also an avid poet and loves to read and write Urdu and Punjabi poetry.

Dr Inderjeet Singh
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  1. Kumar, Ashwani, Nazilla Soleimanioun, Navjot Singh, K. L. Singh, I. S. Sandhu, and S. K. Tripathi. “Effects of Thermal Annealing Duration on the Film Morphology of Methylamine Lead Triiodide (MAPbI3) Perovskite Thin Films in Ambient Air.” Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology 20, no. 6 (2020): 3795-3801.
  2. Jindal, H., Oberoi, A.S., Sandhu, I.S. and Chitkara, M., 2020. Potential Porous Mediums for Electrochemical Hydrogen Storage: State of Art and Comparative Study. Materials Today: Proceedings, 21, pp.1888-1898.
  3. Mansi Chitkara, Rajneet Kohli, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Didar Singh, Gagandeep Kaur, Rakesh Kumar Sindhu, “Mineral Content Analysis of Polyherbal Energy Bar using X-ray Fluorescence Technique, Pharmacogn J. 2019; 11 (1):53-56.
  4. Himanshu Jindal, Amandeep Singh Oberoi, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Mansi Chitkara, “A Reduced grapheme oxide electrode for solid-state hydrogen storage within a proton battery”, IJMPERD, ISSN (P):2249-6890; ISSN (E): 2249-8001, Vol. 9, Issue 4, Aug 2019, 659-670.
  5. Himanshu Jindal, Amandeep Singh Oberoi, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Mansi Chitkara, “Solid-State Hydrogen Storage within a Proton Battery and Its Performance Analysis with Different Catalyst Loadings”, IJITEE, ISSN:2278-3075, Volume-8, Issue-9, July 2019.
  6. Rakesh K. Sindhu, Mansi Chitkara, Gagandeep Kaur, Arashmeet Kaur, Sandeep Arora, S. Sandhu, “Formulation development and antimicrobial evaluation of polyherbal soap”, Plant Archieves, Vol. 19, Supplement 2, 2019, pp. 1342-1346.
  7. Shivani Malhotra, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Sanjeev Kumar, “Effect of dopant Concentration and Heat Treatment on Morphological and Dielectric Properties of Rare Earth Substituted Strontium Hexaferrite Nanoparticles, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research ISSN 0973-4562, Volume 13, Number 11 (2018) pp. 8947-8953, Research India Publication, http://www.ripublication.com
  8. Himanshu Jindal, Amandeep Singh Oberoi, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Mansi Chitkara, “Potential porous mediums for electrochemical hydrogen storage: State of art and comparative study”, ISFM-2018 special issue with Material Today: Proceedings.
  9. Himanshu Jindal, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Amandeep Singh Oberoi, Mansi Chitkara, “Nanostructure Materials for Electrochemical Hydrogen Storage : A Review”, In 2018, 6th Edition of International Conference on Wireless Networks and Embedded Systems (WECON ) , IEEE, pp. 97-101.
  10. Himanshu Jindal, Amandeep Singh Oberoi, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Mansi Chitkara, “Potential porous mediums for electrochemical hydrogen storage: State of art and comparative study”, ISFM-2018 special issue with Material Today: Proceedings.
  11. Bhupendra Singh Rana, Sanjeev Kumar, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu and Narinder Paul Singh “Dosimetry of adult and pediatric patients for Common Digital Radiography Examinations”, Radiation Protection Dosimetry (2018), pp. 1–9, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncx293
  12. Bhupendra Singh Rana, Sanjeev Kumar, Chirag Kamal Ahuja, Narinder Paul Singh, Mukesh Kumar Yadav and Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, “Estimation of Radiation exposure to the patients in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventional procedures”, Radiation Protection Dosimetry (2018), pp. 1–11, doi:10.1093/rpd/ncy025.
  13. Kumar, Dinesh, Ritika Monga, S. Sandhu, H. S. Bhatti, and Karamjit Singh. “Photoluminescence and photo-catalytic properties of Zn 1− x− y Cu x Mn y S nanostructures.” Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics28, no. 19 (2017): 14385-14393.
  14. CHITKARA, MANSI, RAJNIT KOHLI, I. S. Sandhu, DIDAR SINGH, and RAKESH K. SINDHU. “Development and nutritional, organoleptic biochemical analysis of plyherbal (stevia, banana, cocoa butter, oats) energy bar.” Journal of Advances in Food Science & Technology 4, no. 2 (2017): 62-66.
  15. Shivani Malhotra, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Naini Dawar,  Jaspreet Singh Jolly, ” Investigation of Structural, Magnetic and Dielectric Properties of Terbium Doped Strontium Hexaferrite for High Frequency Applications” published in Indian journal of Science & Technology , Vol 9 (27), DOI: 10.17485/ijst/2016/v9i27/96638, July 2016
  16. Shukla AK, Kumar S, Sandhu IS, Oinam AS, Singh R, Kapoor R. Dosimetric study of beam angle optimization in intensity-modulated radiation therapy planning. J Can Res Ther (2015, Accepted, Ahead of Print, Printed online).
  17. Shivani Malhotra, Mansi Chitkara , Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, ” Microwave Absorption Study of Nano Synthesized Strontium Ferrite Particles in X Band“, International Journal of Signal Processing, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition,Vol.15, No.10(2015), pp.1111 – 1122. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14257/ijsip.2015.8.10.13.
  18. Naini Dawar, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Jaspreet Singh Jolly, Shivani Malhotra,“Structural, magnetic and dielectric properties of pure and nickel doped barium nanohexaferrites synthesized using chemical co-precipitation technique” International Journal of Signal Processing, Cogent Physics ,Vol.8, No.10(2015), pp.115 – 120.DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/23311940.2016.1208450.
  19. Neha Sharma, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Savita Jandaik, and Sanjeev Kumar, “Synthesis, characterisation and antimicrobial activity of manganese-and iron-doped zinc oxide nanoparticles”, Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. 05/2015; DOI: 10.1080/17458080.2015.1025302.
  20. Chitkara, Mansi, Karamjit Singh, S. Sandhu, and H. S. Bhatti. “Investigation of photo-catalytic activity of Zn 1− x Co x S nanocrystals using methylene blue dye as test contaminant.” Applied Nanoscience4, no. 6 (2014): 683-686.
  21. Khanesh Kumar, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjit Singh Sandhu, D. Mehta and Sanjeev Kumar “Photocatalytic, optical and magnetic properties of Fe-doped ZnO nanoparticles prepared by chemical route”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 588 (2014) 681-689.
  22. Arvind Kumar Shukla, Arun S. Oinam, Sanjeev Kumar and I.S. Sandhu “A calibration method for patient specific IMRT QA using a single therapy verification film”, Reports of Practical Oncology and Radiotherapy 18 (2013) 235-240.
  23. Sanjeev Kumar, Arun Kumar, Mansi Chitkara, I.S. Sandhu and Devinder Mehta, “Elemental Analysis of Nanomaterial Using Photon-Atom Interaction Based EDXRF Technique”, DOI: 10.15415/jnp.2013.11006, Journal of Nuclear Physics, Material Sciences, Radiation and Application, Vol. 1, No. 1, August 2013, pp. 61–70.
  24. Mansi Chitkara, Karamjit Singh, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu and Harbhajan Singh Bhatti “Photo-catalytic activity of Zn1-x MnxS nanocrystals synthesized by wet chemical technique”, Nanoscale Research Letters, 2013.
  25. Mansi Chitkara, Khanesh Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar and I S Sandhu  ”Photoluminescence and Photo-Catalytic Activity of Synthesized Nanocrystals” Journal on Today’s Ideas – Tomorrow’s Technologies, Vol. 1, No. 1, June 2013, pp. 15 – 28.
  26. Chitkara, Mansi, Karamjit Singh, I. S. Sandhu, and H. S. Bhatti. “Photo-catalytic activity of synthesized Zn 1− x Cu x S nanocrystals.” Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics 24, no. 10 (2013): 3921-3924.
  27. Rehni AK, Singh TG, Chitkara M, Sandhu IS “Biocompatible nanoparticle labeling of stem cells and their distribution in brain” Methods Mol Biol. 2012; 879:531-7. doi: 10.1007/978-1-61779-815-3_33.
  28. Mansi Chitkara, Khanesh Kumar, Karamjit Singh, Sanjeev Kumar and Inderjit Singh Sandhu, “Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic activity of the samarium ion doped ZnS nanoclusters”, Journal of Optoelectronics and Biomedical Materials, Vol. 4 Issue 4, October – December 2012 p. 79 – 85
  29. “Synthesis, characterization and photo-catalytic activity of the samarium doped ZnS nanoclusters “ Mansi Chitkara, Khanesh Kumar, Karamjit Singh Sanjeev Kumar and S. Sandhu  Journal of optoelectronics and Biomedical materials, 4 (2012) 79-85.
  30. Mansi Chitkara, Karamjit Singh, Tinu Bansal, I S Sandhu  and H S Bhatti “Photo-catalytic Activity of Quencher Impurity Doped ZnS Nanocrystals” Advanced Materials Research,  93-94, 288-291 (2010) .
  31. Mansi Chitkara, Karamjit Singh, I S Sandhu  and H S Bhatti, “Characterization of Transition Metal Doped ZnS Nanocrystals for Phosphor and Photo-catalytic Applications” IEEE Xplore, DOI  10.1109/NMDC.2009. 5167539, (2009).
  32. Sandhu, I. S., Chaturvedi, D. K., Belova, I. V., & Murch, G. E. (2005). Tracer diffusion in nonstoichiometric intermetallic compounds with random mixing on each sublattice. In Defect and Diffusion Forum (Vol. 247, pp. 21-28). Trans Tech Publications Ltd.
  33. Gulshan Dhillon, Indejeet Singh Sandhu, MANSI CHITKARA “Effect of Gd3+ Substitution and Processing Temperature on the Magnetic Properties of BiFeO3”, presentation in 3rd International Conference on Condensed Matter & Applied Physics (ICC-2019).
  34. Gulshan Dhillon, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Mansi Chitkara and Purnima Gasso, “Effect of Magnesium and Manganese Doping on Crystallite Size of Pure Magnetite Nanoparticles” National Conference on Liquid Crystals, Oct 2019.
  35. Mansi Chitkara, Rajnit Kohli, IS Sandhu, Didar Singh, and Rakesh K Sindhu, “Development and nutritional evaluation of polyherbal sugar free energy bar”, Conference: Current Regulations on Herbal Drugs and Food Supplements, Volume – 3, Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi, May 2017.
  36. Bhupendra Singh Rana, Sanjeev Kumar, I. S. Sandhu, N. P. Singh, N. Khandelwal, “Measurement of Entrance Skin Doses In Common Digital Radiography Examinations & Proposed Local Diagnostic Reference Levels”, AMPICON 2017, Jaipur 4-7 Nov 2017.
  37. Bhupendra Singh  Rana, Amitabh Sinha, Sanjeev Kumar, Naveen kalra, I S Sandhu and N P Singh, “Estimation of Radiation Doses in Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventional Radiological Procedures”, AMPICON 2017, Jaipur 4-7 Nov 2017
  38. Bhupendra  S Rana, Ajay K Sharma, Sanjeev Kumar, Arun S Oinam, I S Sandhu, “N Khandelwal, “Measurement of pediatric patients X-ray doses in radiography exposures and setting local DRL for pediatric radiography”, AMPICON 2016 at Hyderabad 18-20 Nov 2016.
  39. Shivani Malhotra, Mansi Chitkara , Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Naini Dawar, Jaspreet Singh, “Structural and Magnetic properties of Strontium Hexa-Ferrites Synthesized by Chemical Co-precipitation Method”, International Conference on Nanoscience, Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Visakhapatnam, 530045, Andhra Pradesh, India,  Nanos December 2015.
  40. Naini Dawar, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Jaspreet Singh Jolly Shivani Malhotra, “Crystallographic and morphological characterization of pure and nickel doped barium nanohexaferrites synthesized using chemical co-precipitation technique”, International Conference on Nanoscience, Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Visakhapatnam, 530045, Andhra Pradesh, India,  Nanos December 2015.
  41. Jaspreet Singh Jolly, Mansi Chitkara, Inderjeet Singh Sandhu, Naini Dawar, Shivani Malhotra, “Pure and cobalt doped barium hexaferrite nanoparticle study: Synthesis and characterization”, International Conference on Nanoscience, Nanotechnology & Advanced Materials, Visakhapatnam, 530045, Andhra Pradesh, India,  Nanos December 2015.
  42. Arvind Sharma, Dr Sandeep Arora, Dr Ashish K Rehni, Dr Mansi  chitkara, I.S Sandhu, “Rosuvastatin Nanocrystals:  Its Preparation, Characterization, and In Vitro–In Vivo Evaluation at 4th Novel Drug Delivery Systems Organized by OMIC group on 25 March 2014 International Conference and Exhibition on Pharmaceutics & Novel Drug Delivery Systems Organized by OMIC group on 25 March 2014, San-Antonio, USA.
  43. Ashwani Kumar, Dr Abhay  D. Deshmukh, I.S. Sandhu and Dr. S.K. Tripathi, “Nobel Lumeniscent features of NaYF4 doped with rare earth”, International Conference, “ICONSAT 2014” Organized by INST, 3 – 5 March, 2014, at Chandigarh, Sponsored by NANO MISSION, Department of Science and Technology (DST) Govt. Of India.
  44. Shukla AK, Kumar S, Kumar PS, Rathore NK, Oinam AS, Singh R, Sandhu IS “Dosimetric study of source step size in Co60 HDR brachy therapy”  AMPICON-2014 at PMC, Loni.
  45. Photoluminescence and Photocatalytic behavior of synthesised Semiconductor Nanomaterials, National Conference on NanoScience and Nano Technology, Centre for Research in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Calcutta, 18th and 19th September, 2014.
  46. Optical properties of rare earth metal doped ZnS nanocrystals. National conference on “Recent advances in material science” organized by Dyal Singh College, Karnal on 25-26 Febuary, 2012.
  47. Photocatalytic activity of Chromium ion doped ZnO nanostructure.  International conference on “Frontiers in Nanoscience, Nanotechnology and their applications: NanoSciTech-2012” organized by Department of Chemical Engineering, Panjab University, Chandigarh on 15-18 Febuary, 2012.
  48. Shukla A, Kumar S, Sandhu IS, Oinam AS, Sharma R, Kumar N “An Alternative methods of feathering technique for field junction matching of cranio spinal irradiation in medulloblastoma treatment”  AROICON-2012  at Jaipur.
  49. In vivo distribution of stem cells labeled with biocompatible nanoparticles in brain. National conference on “Recent advances in material science” organized by Dyal Singh College, Karnal on 25-26 Febuary, 2012.
  50. Photoluminescence and Photo-catalytic activity of synthesized nanocrystals, Villa Conference on Interaction among Nanostructures, held at Las Vegas, Neevada, USA from April 21-25, 2011.
  51. Synthesis and Characterization of Copper Doped ZnS Nanocrystals for Photo-catalytic Applications, 13th Punjab Science Congress, Panjab University, Chandigarh, February 7-9, 2010.
  52. Photo-catalytic Activity of Quencher Impurity Doped ZnS Nanocrystals, International Conference on Functionalized & Sensing Materials, held at Bangkok (Thailand), December 07-09, 2009.

Field of Specialisation:

Solid State Physics, Medical Physics, Nano Semiconductor, Nano-ferrites Materials

Projects Completed

(PhD Thesis guided and completed

  1. Synthesis & Characterisation of Semi Conductor Nano Materials.
  2. Synthesis and characterisation of semiconductor nano-materials for photo-catalytic and phosphor applications.
  3. Dosimetric study of radiation energy deposition models used in radiotherapy.
  4. Exact fourth order constants of motion of time independent two dimensional classical and quantum systems.
  5. Dosimetric measurements in x-ray based examination and radiological interventional procedures.
  6. Synthesization and Characterization of pure and doped strontium nano hexaferrites for microwave application.
  7. Electrochemical Hydrogen Storage in Graphene for Fuel Cell Applications.

“Teacher of Outstanding Merit Award” in the year 1996 by ACPT, Chandigarh.

Patent Filed:

  1. Herbal handwash composition and method of preparation thereof (18-05-2018).
  2. Therapeutically beneficial fruit concentrate syrup/ molasses for use in bakery products and a method thereof (01-06-2018).
  3. Improved Oral Formulation of Rosuvastatin Nano-crystals with Enhanced Bio-availability and Method thereof Published (14-04-2017).
  4. Compact nutrition and energy bar and method thereof Filed (28-02-2017).
  5. Novel Dehydrated Fat-Free Marinade for Meats and Veg and Method Thereof Filed (28-02-2017).
  6. Novel Compounds with Anti-Inflammatory Activity Published (20-07-2015).

Ph.D (Solid State Physics), M.Sc. Physics (with specialization in Electronics)

Experience: 27 years (Research, Teaching and Administrative)