The Crystal Growth Centre currently running the following programs

Ph.D Program:

Area of research in the centre are

  • Crystal and development of Semiconductor wafers of Ge, GaAs, InP, InSb, CdTe and other III-V materials.
  • Non-linear optical crystals of Potassium Aluminium Borate, KTP, KDP and related materials, Urea and related materials, Thio- Urea complexes, other Semi-organic and organic crystals.
  • Laser crystals of double Tungstates, doped sapphires and Gadolinium Yttrium Calcium Oxy Borate doped with Neodymium and Gadolinium Calcium Oxy Borate doped with Neodymium.
  • Ferroelectric materials of TGS, KDP, BaTiO3 and related materials
  • Piezoelectric crystals of lead molybdate, PMN-PT, PZN-PT and others
  • Bio-materials of Calcium phosphates and related materials, Cholesterol and related materials, oxalates and tartrates
  • Bone replacement material such as Hydroxyapatite at Nano scale
  • Heterostructures of GaN, GaAs and other III-V materials
  • Sol-Gel processing of Zinc Oxide and Titanium Oxide.

The expertise available at Crystal Growth Centre, can be extended to the following Industries

  • Semiconductor based Industries through transfer of technology for the development of wafers.
  • Solid State Lighting industry based on Light Emitting Diodes
  • Laser and Optical materials based Industries through supply of raw materials.
  • Photonic industries through the technology transfer of LED and other components development.
  • Energy and Environment based ventures for the production of solar cells and pollution free energy resource.
  • Bio-Industries, through the technology transfer of bio-compatible material development and characterization of materials.
  • Nano science and technology based industries
  • Thin Film coating industries

M. Phil. Program: Crystal Sceince


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