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Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre, Kolkata

Material Science

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Pintu Sen
Official Address

Material Science Section

Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre

1/AF Bidhannagar, Kolkata 700064

Phone:+ 91 33 23371230-35 (Ext: 2406) +91 (0) 9433055326 (M)

Fax: +91 33 2337 6874

Pintu Sen

Present position

Scientific Officer H

Earlier positions held

Scientific Officer, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, 1985-1992


• PhD (2000) : Jadavpur University, INDIA (Thesis title:Proton Irradiation Studies on Textured Polycrystalline High Temperature Superconductors)

• M.Sc. (1984) : Burdwan University, INDIA

Research Interests

• Nanostructured based Supercapacitor materials for hybride Energy storage system.

• Electrochemical and Transport properties of different nanocomposite Conducting Polymers in view of their electrode application.

• Magnetic nanowires development for data storage system.

• Multifunctional Multiferroic nanostructured composite materials.

• Biosensing materials.

Selected Publications

1)Electrochemical performances of poly (3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-NiFe2O4 nanocomposite as electrode for supercapacitor: Pintu Sen Amitabha De,  Electrochimica Acta 55 (2010) 4677-4684.

2)  Effect of aspect ratio on the magnetic properties of nickel nanowires; B.Das, K.Mandal, Pintu Sen and S.K.Bandyopadhyay, Jl. Appl. Phys. 103 (2008) 013908-1-4.

3)  Magnetic response of NiFe2O4 nanoparticles in Polymer matrix :  A. Poddar, R.N. Bhowmik, Amitabha De, Pintu Sen, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 321(2009) 2015-2020 .

4) Synthesis, characterization, electrical transport and magnetic properties of PEDOT–DBSA–Fe3O4 conducting nanocomposite : Amitabha De, Pintu Sen, A. Poddar, A. Das, Synthetic Metals, 159( 2009)1002-1007.

5) Electrical transport and magnetic properties of PEDOT-ferrite nanocomposites : Asok Poddar,  Sanjoy Mukherjee, Amitabha De,  Pintu Sen,  Sangam Banerjee: Polymer Composites, Volume 32(2011)  629–638.