Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Fourth International  Conference on

Nanotechnology for Better Living

Theme: Technological Advancements of Polymer Composites

A Tribute to  Prof. Bhowmick's 65th Birthday: Infallible and Exciting Journey....

Venue: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

Outreach Auditorium (Adjacent to Visitor's Hostel (Guest House))  
April 06-07, 2019

Prof. Bhowmick

*Registration: Closed*
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Title: Designing interphase in polymer composites using carbon nanotubes"

Prof. Prabhat K. Agnihotri

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar

Title: Piezoelectric nanogenerators based on electrospun PVDF nanocomposites

Prof. S. Anandhan

National Institute of Technology Surathkal

Title: Hyperbranched polymer as scaffold for effective synthesis of silver

Nanoparticles For Mercury Sensing

Prof. Abhijit Bandyopadhyay

University of Calcutta

Keynote speaker

Title: Composites for high impact defense applications

Prof. Naresh Bhatnagar

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Title: Carbon nano material graphene and doped-graphene: Synthesis, properties

and applications

Prof. Pankaj Chamoli

DIT University, Dehradun Uttarakhand

Plenary speaker

Title:Nano materials for sustainable growth of rubber, tyre and auto-component industries

Dr. Arup K. Chandra

Global R&D Centre-Asia, Apollo Tyres Ltd

Title: Light-responsive nanogel for on demand and targeted cancer therapy

Santanu Chattopadhyay

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 721302, India

Title: Bio-inspired Functional Nanocomposites via Self-assembly

Prof. Paramita Das

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Bhopal,

Title: Circular economy for better future

Dr. Anirban Ganguly

SABIC Research and Technology Pvt Ltd

Title:Polymer blends and composites for advanced applications

Prof. Jinu Jacob George

Cochin University of Science and Technology

Keynote speaker

Title: to be updated soon

Prof. Anup Ghosh

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Plenary speaker

Title:-Role of Polymers in World Food Productivity Growth

Dr. Samik Gupta

Agri-Nutrients SBU, T&I


SABIC Research & Technology Pvt. Ltd.

Plenary speaker

Title:CNT: Brazier Effect & Instability

Prof. Dineshkumar Harursampath

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Title: Development of flexible graphene based 2D and 3D electrodes for high-performance ionic artificial muscles

Prof. Moumita Kotal

Maharishi Markandeshwar Deemed to be University, India.

Visiting Scientist, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST),

South Korea

Title:Catalyst driven preferential growth of in-situ generated nanosilica particles in the phases of incompatible polymer blend and its effect on physico-mechanical properties

Prof. Dinesh Kumar Kotnees

Indian Institute of Technology Patna

Title: Structural and ion transport properties of lithium metaphosphate based

glassy electrolytes, and poly(vinylidene fluoride-cohexafluoropropene)

based polymer electrolyte for lithium-ion Batteries

Prof. Asheesh Kumar

Godavari Institute of Engineering and Technology

Title:Recent advances in microbial fuel cell

Prof. Patit Paban Kundu

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Keynote Speaker

Title:Nanomaterials for better healthcare

Prof. Pralay Maiti

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU)

Title: OEM's requirements from rubber industry

Dr. Madhuchhanda Maiti

John Deere India Pvt. Ltd.

Title: Cellulose nanofibres from  waste forest biomaterials for advanced applications

Prof. Pradip Maji

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Title: carbon nanotube based composites for advanced applications

Prof. Akash Mohanty

Vellore Institute of Technology Vellore


Title: Polymers and rubbers for space applications

R. Muraleekrishnan

Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, ISRO

Title: Hollow Polymer nanocapsules: Sustained delivery of immunomodulatory

drugs and its adjuvant properties

Prof. Pradip Paik

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU)

Title: Polymer composites research OR functional material research in DRDO: Its Applications

Dr.Amitanshu Pattanaik

Defence Terrain Research Laboratory (DTRL)

Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO)

Technological Advancement of Polymer Composites in Wound Dressing Applications

Prof. (Dr.) S. H. Pawar  

Anekant Education Society

Former Vice-Chancellor, D. Y. Patil University

Title:The Effect of hollow glass microspheres on the properties of polymer


Prof. Ariful Rahaman

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Title: How a systematic investigation on functionalization of single walled carbon

nanotubes could lead to polymer composites having useful properties

Dr. R.S Rajeev

Vikram Sarabhi Space Centre, Thiruvanthapuram, India

Title: Polymer rheological Abrasive Fluids for Nano Finishing of Complex Features

Prof. M. Ravi Sankar

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Plenary speaker

Title: Nanocarbon  composites :  with Li-S   as supercapacitor; with Fe4S4 Cubane cluster as  Hydrogenase catalyst and  in patterning  DNA  as petal to flower

Prof. Sabyasachi Sarkar

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Former Senior Professor, IIT, Kanpur


Title: Polymer Composites for Better Life, Packaging & Sustainability:Technological Advancements

Prof. V.P.Sharma

Sr Principal Scientist, Head Quality Assurance & Prof AcSIR


Title:Impedance spectroscopy as a materials characterization tool

Prof. Devendra Pratap Singh

Banasthali University (Rajasthan)

Title: Composites for high tech application based on carbon fiber and

carbon nanotube

Prof. Kalyan Singh

Indian Institute of Technology Dhanbad (ISM)

Title:Sustainable composite materials based on natural fibers

Prof. Inderdeep Singh

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee


Self healing of epoxy by dicyclopentadiene microcapsules

Prof. Dharmendra Kumar Shukla

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad

Title: Amazing applications of Polymers in mitigation of corrosion conflicts

Prof. Rajendran Susai

St Antony's College of Arts and Sciences for Women

Plenary speaker

Title: to be updated soon....

Prof(Dr) Sabu Thomas

Mahatma Gandhi University

Title: Nanocomposites and food packaging: Risks and safety regulations

Dr. Tanvi Vats

Gautam Buddh University


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Fourth International Conference on Nanotechnology for Better Living, 2019

Prof. Kamal K. Kar

Advanced Nanoengineering Materials Laboratory

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science Programme

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur-208016, (UP) India
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