Prof. Dr. Prakash R. Somani

National / International Conferences / Workshops Presentations

1. Conducting polymers sensitized with organic dyes: New materials for electronics and optoelectronics.
S. Radhakrishnan, S. D. Deshpande, Prakash R. Somani
Presented in IUMRS-ICA-98, Bangalore, INDIA.
2. Electrochromism and photoconductivity of conducting polypyrrole sensitized with organic dyes.
Prakash R. Somani and S. Radhakrishnan
Presented in Raman Memorial Conference-97, Physics Department, Pune University, Pune, INDIA.
3. Optoelectronic properties of conducting polypyrrole sensitized with organic dyes.
Prakash R. Somani and S. Radhakrishnan
Presented in a National Conference at BARC - 1998, Mumbai, INDIA.
4. Charge transport processes in conducting polypyrrole sensitized with Prussian Blue.
Prakash R. Somani and S. Radhakrishnan
Presented in “Ninth National Convention of Electrochemists (NCE-IX), 26 - 27 Nov. 1999, Surat India.
5. Conducting polymer based electrochromic display devices.
Prakash R. Somani, A. B. Mandale, S. Radhakrishnan
Presented in “Raman Memorial Conference-99”, Physics Department, Pune University (10 -11 Dec. 1999).
6. Study and development of conducting polymer based electrochromic display devices.
Prakash R. Somani
Presented in “87th Indian Science Congress”, Pune University, Pune-411 007 (3-7 Jan. 2000) under “ISCA Young Scientists Award Programm”.
7. Study of conducting polymer composites for pressure sensor applications.
Prakash R. Somani
Presented in “7th National Seminar on Physics and Technology of Sensors”, Pune University, Pune-411 007 (14 -16 Feb. 2000) INDIA.
8. Dye sensitized conducting polymers for photosensor applications.
Prakash R. Somani, D. P. Amalnerkar, S. Radhakrishnan
Presented in “7th National Seminar on Physics and Technology of Sensors”, Pune University, Pune-411 007 (14-16 Feb. 2000) INDIA.
9. Thickness dependence of optical humidity sensing in solid polymer electrolyte.
Anu Pillai, Prakash R. Somani, R. C. Aiyer
Presented in “9th National Seminar on Physics and Technology of Sensors”, The Institute of Engineers, Pune-411 005 (4-6 March 2002) INDIA.
10. Solid state dye PV cells using opal inverse TiO2 films.
G. Ruani, C. Dionigi, M. Murga, D. Palles, P. Nozar, Prakash R. Somani, and A. Migliori
Presented in “International Conference on the Physics, Chemistry and Engineering of Solar Cells (SCELLS-2004)”, Badajoz (13-15 May, 2004) Spain.
11. Vertically aligned conical carbon nanofibers: Synthesis and Field emission.
Prakash R. Somani, S. P. Somani, T. Yoshida, T. Suzuki, A. Yoshida, M. Noda and M. Umeno.
Presented in “7th International Conference on The Science and Applications of Nanotubes, Nanotube 2006 (NT06)”, Nagano (18-23 June) Japan.
12. Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes with narrow diameter-distribution by spray pyrolysis of a natural precursor: Turpentine oil.
P. Ghosh, R. A. Afre, Prakash R. Somani, M. Umeno, T. Jimbo, T. Soga.
Presented in “7th International Conference on The Science and Applications of Nanotubes, Nanotube 2006 (NT06)”, Nagano (18-23 June) Japan.
13. Properties and applications of carbon materials and their comparison with ZnO.
M. Umeno , Prakash R. Somani.
Invited Talk by Prof. M. Umeno at India-Japan workshop (IJW - 2006) on “ZnO Materials and Devices”, Department of Electronics Science, University of Delhi South Campus, New Delhi - 110021, India (18 - 20 Dec. 2006).
14. Double walled carbon nanotubes incorporated donor-acceptor type organic photovoltaic devices using poly(3-octylthiophene) and fullerene (C60).
Prakash R. Somani, S. P. Somani, G. Kalita, M. Umeno.
Presented at “4th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics (M-BE4)”, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan (14 -16 March 2007).
15. Proton exchange membrane fuel cell with multiwalled carbon nanotube based electrodes.
S. P. Somani, Prakash R. Somani, A. Sato, M. Umeno.
Presented at “4th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics (M-BE4)”, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan (14 - 16 March 2007).
16. Carbon nanofibers and multiwalled carbon nanotubes from camphor and their field electron emission.
Prakash R. Somani, S. P. Somani, A. Yoshida, M. Tanemura, S. P. Lau, M. Umeno.
Presented at “4th International Conference on Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics (M-BE4)”, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan (14 - 16 March 2007).
17. Carbon nanocapsules encapsulating cobalt nanoparticles by pulsed discharge plasma chemical vapor deposition: synthesis and study.
Prakash R. Somani, S. P. Somani, M. Noda, M. Umeno.
Presented at “International Conference on New Diamond and Nano Carbons (NDNC 2007)”, Senri Life Science Centre, Osaka, Japan (28 - 31 May 2007).
18. Improving photovoltaic response of poly(3-octylthiophene) / n-Si heterojunction by incorporating multi-walled carbon nanotubes.
S. P. Somani, Prakash R. Somani, M. Umeno.
Presented at “International Conference on New Diamond and Nano Carbons (NDNC 2007)”, Senri Life Science Centre, Osaka, Japan (28 - 31 May 2007).
19. Fabrication and investigation of heterojunction photovoltaic device based on fullerene (C60) and poly(3-octylthiophene).
G. Kalita, Prakash R. Somani, S. Somani, M. Umeno.
Presented at “International Conference on New Diamond and Nano Carbons (NDNC 2007)”, Senri Life Science Centre, Osaka, Japan (28 - 31 May 2007).
20. Nano-sized single crystals of Fullerene: New Material for bulk heterojunction donor-acceptor type 3D solar cells.
Savita P. Somani, Prakash R. Somani, M. Umeno.
Presented at “17th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-17)”, Fukuoka International Congress Centre, Fukuoka, Japan (3 - 7 December 2007).
21. Microstructure and optical properties of carbon films deposited by pulsed discharge plasma CVD.
M. Noda, T. Yoshida, Prakash R. Somani, M. Umeno.
Presented at “17th International Photovoltaic Science and Engineering Conference (PVSEC-17)”, Fukuoka International Congress Centre, Fukuoka, Japan (3 - 7 December 2007).
22. New concepts in organic solar cells using carbon nanomaterials
Prakash R. Somani, S. P. Somani, M. Umeno.
Talk Presented at “Carbon 2008: International Conference on Carbon and World Conference on Carbon”, Nagano, Japan (13 - 18 July 2008).
23. N-type single walled carbon nanotube FETs with Sm as contact electrodes.
Prakash R. Somani, A. Kobayashi, Y. Ohno, S. Kishimoto, T. Mizutani
Talk Presented at “Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP) 69th Autumn Meeting 2008”, Chubu University, Japan (2 - 5 September 2008).
24. Platinum and Ruthenium nanoparticles decorated multi-walled carbon nanotubes as electrodes for polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells.
Savita P. Somani, Prakash R. Somani, H. Uchida, A. Sato, M. Umeno
Presented at “Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP) 69th Autumn Meeting 2008”, Chubu University, Japan (2 - 5 September 2008).
25. Improving efficiency of Organic Solar Cells by incorporating metal nanoparticles.
A. Nene, Prakash R. Somani, S. P. Somani, M. Umeno
Presented at “National Seminar on New Challenges in Chemistry and Nanoscience (NCCNS - 2012)”, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, India (13 - 14 February 2012).
26. Scratch Resistant Diamond Like Carbon (DLC) coatings on aluminum-rich alloy substrates.
S. P. Somani, Prakash R. Somani, M. Umeno
Presented at “National Seminar on Recent Trends in Chemical and Material Science (RTCMS - 2013)”, Y. M. College, Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune, India (12 - 13 January 2013).
27. Simultaneous photocatalytic treatment of waste water and seed germination - First Experiment Understanding.
S. A. Sawant, A. Nene, S. P. Somani, S. K. Omanwar, Prakash R. Somani
Presented at “Raman Memorial Conference - 2013 (RMC-2013)”, Physics Department, Pune University, Pune, India (22 - 23 February 2013).
28. Antibacterial Activity of Prussian Blue.
A. Kumar, S. P. Somani, A. Nene, Bipinraj N. K., Prakash R. Somani
Presented at “Raman Memorial Conference - 2013 (RMC-2013)”, Physics Department, Pune University, Pune, India (22 - 23 February 2013).
29. Invention of two NEW multifunctional Electronic Devices.
Prakash R. Somani
Presented at “DAE - BRNS Conference on Organic Devices: The Future Ahead (ODeFA - 2014)” March 3 - 6, 2014 at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai, India.
30. Photocatalytic degradation of organic dyes using Indian Edible Chuna as a green photocatalyst.
S. A. Sawant, S. P. Somani, S. K. Omanwar, Prakash R. Somani
Presented at “17th National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC-17) and 9th CRSI-RSC symposium” 5 - 8 February 2015, National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, India.
31. Photocatalytic degradation of drimaren black dye using Indian Edible Chuna as photocatalyst.
Nidhi R. Bogam, S. P. Somani, Prakash R. Somani
Presented at “17th National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC-17) and 9th CRSI-RSC symposium” 5 - 8 February 2015, National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, India.
32. Homogeneously integrated photovoltaic-thermal energy conversion and storage system.
Swathi P., Prakash R. Somani, S. K. Shastry
International Conference on Nanomaterials (ICNANO-2016), 21 - 23 April 2016 at VTU, Muddenahalli, Karnataka, India. (Presented by Swathi P.)
33. Wireless automation of catalytic chemical vapor deposition system .
Prathima K., Raveesh S., Prakash R. Somani, S. K. Shastry
International Conference on Nanomaterials (ICNANO-2016), 21 - 23 April 2016 at VTU, Muddenahalli, Karnataka, India. (Presented by Prathima K.)
34. Synthesis and size control of Fe3O4 nanoparticles by reduction of Fe(acac)3 using ascrobic acid.
Ajinkya Nene, Prakash R. Somani
Global Conference on Engineering and Applied Science 2016 (GCEAS-2016), 19 - 21 July 2016, Hokkaido, Japan (Presented by Ajinkya Nene).
35. Synthesis of Fe3O4 nanoparticles by reduction of Fe(acac)3 using ascrobic acid for application in cancer hyperthermia.
Ajinkya G. Nene, Prakash R. Somani, M. Takahashi, K. Wakita, M. Umeno
National Conference on Nanotechnology in Medicine, 8 - 9 September 2017, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education, Chettinad Health City, Kelambakkam, Kanchipuram Dist., Tamil Nadu 603103, India (Presented by Ajinkya Nene).
36. Synthesis and photoluminescence study of Eu3+ doped Ba3(VO4)2 phosphor.
Niraj S. Sawala, Prakash R. Somani, S. K. Omanwar
National Conference on Luminescence and its Applications (NCLA 2018), February 14 - 16, 2018, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Trivandrum, India (To be presented by NSS).
37. Synthesis and photoluminescence study of narrow band UVB emitting YF3:Gd3+ phosphor.
A. O. Chauhan, Prakash R. Somani, S. K. Omanwar
National Conference on Luminescence and its Applications (NCLA 2018), February 14 - 16, 2018, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, Trivandrum, India (To be presented by AOC).

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