Latest Scientific Papers:
  1. J. Swain, M. Mohapatra, S. R Borkar, I. S. Aidhen and A. K. Mishra (2013), Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 15, 17962-17970.
  2. J. Prakash and A. K.  Mishra (2013), Meas. Sci. Technol., 24, 105502-105510.
  3. M. Mohapatra and A. K. Mishra (2013 Langmuir, 29, 11396-11404.
  4. A. K. Pati, M. Mohapatra, P. Ghosh, S. J. Gharpure, and A. K. Mishra (2013) J. Phys. Chem. A, 117, 6548-60
  5. M. E. Mohanty and A. K. Mishra (2013) J. Polym. Res, 20:185-
  6. K. Kumar, S. Sivabalan, S. Ganesan and A. K. Mishra (2013) Anal. Methods5, 3482-3489.
  7. J. Prakash and A. K. Mishra (2013) Fuel, 108, 351-355.

Dr. Ashok Kumar Mishra completed his Master of Science from University of Delhi in 1980 and received his PhD from IIT Kanpur in 1985. After a stint in Sambalpur University as a faculty member in Chemistry, and in Gunma University (Japan) as a Monbusho fellow, he joined IIT Madras in 1992. He was also a JSPS Visiting Scientist in Gunma University, Japan during 2002-2003. Currently he is a Professor in the Department of Chemistry, IIT Madras. He is the recipient of CRSI Bronze Medal from the 'Chemical Research Society of India' and a Fellow of the 'National Academy of Sciences, India'.

He works in the general area of physical photochemistry and fluorescence spectroscopy. He has an active research group. So far he has guided 17 PhDs, many M.Sc. students, and has published about 133 research papers, reviews and monographs.