PhD    Physics Department, University Of Antwerp, Belgium  : July 2012

MSc   Physics Department,University Of Pune, India : July 2004

BSc     Garware College, University Of Pune, India : July 2002

Professional Experience

Post-doctoral Researcher Materials Theory Group, Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge : May 2013 – till date

Post-doctoral Researcher University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium : July 2012 – April 2013

Research Intern Motorola Research Lab, Bangalore, India : Nov. 2006 – May 2008

R&D Assistant Jawaharlal Nehru Center for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore, India : Oct. 2005 – Oct. 2006

Junior Research Fellow Electronics Dept., University Of Pune, Pune, India : Oct 2004 – Oct. 2005

Honors and awards

Prizes in various speech contests. general knowledge/science competitions at school and college level

V. Subramanium Award by Physics Dept. University of Pune in 2004

Junior Research Fellowship by Bhabha Atomic Research Center - Pune University 2004-2005

Dehousse Doctoral Grant by University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium : 2008 – 2012