S. Sundar Kumar Iyer
Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Kanpur, India 208016

Office location: WL 122

Email: sskiyer [AT] iitk.ac.in
Tel:   +91-512-259 7820
Fax:  +91-512-259 0063

 

I am also a part of Samtel Centre for Display Technologies


Education

o       B.Tech -- Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 1990

o       M.S. -- Indian Institute of Technology Madras, 1993

o       Ph.D.   -- University of California at Berkeley, 1998


Industry Experience

o       Staff Engineer and later Advisor Engineer at IBM Microelectronics, Hopewell Junction New York (1998 to 2004)

o       Summer internship at Texas Instruments, Dallas (Summers of 1993 and 1995)


Teaching Experience

o       Visiting Faculty at IIT Kanpur from July to December, 2003

o       Regular faculty positions at IIT Kanpur from July 2004 till date


Research Interests

o       Organic Solar Cells


 

Recent Publications

o       Effect of Solvent Annealing in the Presence of Electric Field on P3HT:PCBM Films Used in Organic Solar Cells Anirban Bagui and S. Sundar Kumar Iyer, IEEE Transactions of Electron Devices, Vol. 58, No. 11, November 2011, pp. 4061-4066

o       Increasing the Efficiency of Charge Extraction Limited P3HT:PCBM Solar Cells Using SWNTs with Metallic Characteristics Arun Tej Mallajosyula, S. Sundar Kumar Iyer, and Baquer Mazhari, Journal of Applied Physics, 109, 124908 (2011) 24 June 2011

o       Role of single walled carbon nanotubes in improving the efficiency of poly-(3-hexylthiophene) based organic solar cells, Arun Tej Mallajosyula, S. Sundar Kumar Iyer, and Baquer Mazhari, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 108, 2010, 094902-1-9

o       Short-circuit current density and spectral response modelling of bulk-heterojunction solar cells, Suman Banerjee, and S. Sundar Kumar Iyer, Organic Electronics Volume 11, Issue 12, December 2010, Pages 2032-2036

o       Characterization of matrix and isolated organic solar cells, Arun Tej Mallajosyula, Naveen Srivastava, S. Sundar Kumar Iyer and Baquer Mazhari, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, Volume 94, Issue 8, August 2010, Pages 1319-1323

 

Recently Filed Patents

o       1585/DEL/2011 Method of fabricating organic think film and organic thin film thereof filed on 03-06-2011 with co-inventors Anukul Prasad Parhi and Satyendra Kumar

o       654/DEL/2011 Manufacturing of Organic Photovoltaic devices filed on 09-03-2011 with co-inventor Anirban Bagui

 


 

Some other interests:

 

Asha for Education - an action group that attempts to bring socio-economic change in India through education