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Samar Jana

Academic Qualifications


  • M.Sc (Physics, First Class, Rank Second): Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, (1992).

  • Ph.D (Science): (Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Calcutta), University of Calcutta, (1999).

Research Statement


  • Spectroscopic characterization of Laser and Luminescent materials

  • Development of rare earth optical materials for efficient Solid State Lighting device application

  • Photoluminescence, Fluorescence, Phosphorescence etc. in rare earth doped glasses and phosphors

  • Optical properties of rare earth Nano-materials

Latest Publications


  • 1 Sourav Ghosh, Samar Jana, Joydeb Biswas, Structural, thermal and spectroscopic properties of samarium (Sm3+) doped tungsten zinc tellurite glass for application in orange light emitting devices, Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter 644, 414205, (Elsevier), 2022
  • 2 Joydeb Biswas, Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Venkataramanan M., Optical and luminescence properties of Sm2O3 doped SrO-PbO-ZnO-P2O5-TeO2 glasses for visible laser applications, Solid State Sciences, 129, 106910, (Elsevier), 2022
  • 3 Joydeb Biswas, Samar Jana, Luminescence characteristics of Dy3+ incorporated phospho-tellurite glass, International Conference on Advances in Chemical and Material Sciences (ACMS - 2022), Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, April 14 -16th, 2022
  • 4 Sourav Ghosh, Samar Jana, Spectroscopic study of Sm3+ doped tungsten zinc boro-tellurite glass, International Conference on Advances in Chemical and Material Sciences (ACMS - 2022), Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, April 14 -16th, 2022
  • 5 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Luminescence studies on varied concentration of Eu3+ doped SrO-ZnO-PbO-P2O5 glasses for photonic applications, Materials Research Bulletin, 146, 11595, (Elsevier), 2022
  • 6 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Excitation dependent tunable emission colour of Eu3+-Tb3+ co-doped titanium zinc sodium phosphate glass, Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter, 619, 413186, (Elsevier), 2021
  • 7 Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Compositional dependence of the luminescence properties of Nd3+ ions in lead phosphate glasses: the efficient laser active materials, Optics and Laser Technology, 141, 107123, (Elsevier), 2021
  • 8 Mithun De, Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Structural and spectroscopic characteristics of Eu3+ embedded titanium lead phosphate glasses for red luminescence, Solid State Sciences, 114, 106560, (Elsevier), 2021
  • 9 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Subhash Sharma, Spectroscopic investigation on Europium (Eu3+) doped strontium zinc lead phosphate glasses with varied ZnO and PbO compositions, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 550, 120322, (Elsevier), 2020
  • 10 Subhash Sharma, Samar Jana, Luminescence properties of Tb3+ embedded zinc lead phosphate glasses, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 251, 122968, (Elsevier), 2020
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    Research Areas


    • Optical properties of rare earth Nano-materials
    • Photoluminescence, Fluorescence, Phosphorescence etc. in rare earth doped glasses and phosphors
    • Development of rare earth optical materials for efficient Solid State Lighting device application
    • Spectroscopic characterization of Laser and Luminescent materials

    Publications


  • 1 Sourav Ghosh, Samar Jana, Joydeb Biswas, Structural, thermal and spectroscopic properties of samarium (Sm3+) doped tungsten zinc tellurite glass for application in orange light emitting devices, Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter 644, 414205, (Elsevier), 2022
  • 2 Joydeb Biswas, Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Venkataramanan M., Optical and luminescence properties of Sm2O3 doped SrO-PbO-ZnO-P2O5-TeO2 glasses for visible laser applications, Solid State Sciences, 129, 106910, (Elsevier), 2022
  • 3 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Luminescence studies on varied concentration of Eu3+ doped SrO-ZnO-PbO-P2O5 glasses for photonic applications, Materials Research Bulletin, 146, 11595, (Elsevier), 2022
  • 4 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Excitation dependent tunable emission colour of Eu3+-Tb3+ co-doped titanium zinc sodium phosphate glass, Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter, 619, 413186, (Elsevier), 2021
  • 5 Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Compositional dependence of the luminescence properties of Nd3+ ions in lead phosphate glasses: the efficient laser active materials, Optics and Laser Technology, 141, 107123, (Elsevier), 2021
  • 6 Mithun De, Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Structural and spectroscopic characteristics of Eu3+ embedded titanium lead phosphate glasses for red luminescence, Solid State Sciences, 114, 106560, (Elsevier), 2021
  • 7 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Subhash Sharma, Spectroscopic investigation on Europium (Eu3+) doped strontium zinc lead phosphate glasses with varied ZnO and PbO compositions, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 550, 120322, (Elsevier), 2020
  • 8 Subhash Sharma, Samar Jana, Luminescence properties of Tb3+ embedded zinc lead phosphate glasses, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 251, 122968, (Elsevier), 2020
  • 9 Mithun De, Samar Jana, Optical characterization of Eu3+ doped titanium barium lead phosphate glass, Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, 215, 164718, (Elsevier), 2020
  • 10 Subhash Sharma, Samar Jana, Subrata Mitra, Spectroscopic and structural properties of 1 mol% Tb3+ doped 2 B2O3+ 5 ZnO+ 30 PbO+ 62 P2O5 glass for green laser application, Ceramics International, 46, 6787-6795, (Elsevier), 2020
  • 11 Mithun De, Subhash Sharma and Samar Jana, Enhancement of 5D0-7F2 red emission of Eu3+ incorporated in lead sodium phosphate glass matrix, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 556, 131-135, (Elsevier), 2019
  • 12 Subhash Sharma, Mithun De and Samar Jana, Terbium doped sodium phosphate glass: A strong green emitting glass, Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, 154, 576-580, (Elsevier), 2018
  • 13 Subrata Mitra and Samar Jana, Properties of the energy bands, Judd-Ofelt parameters and the fluorescence of neodymium chloride (NdCl3) in methanol, iso-propanol and butanol solvents, Journal of Fluorescence, 25, 541-549, (Springer), 2015
  • 14 Subrata Mitra and Samar Jana, Absorption and luminescence of PrCl3 in methanol, iso-propanol and butanol solvents, Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, 126, 4037-4041, (Elsevier), 2015
  • 15 Subrata Mitra and Samar Jana, Intense orange emission in Pr3+ doped lead phosphate glass, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 85, 245-253, (Elsevier), 2015
  • 16 Samar Jana and Subrata Mitra, Characteristics of the energy bands and the spectroscopic parameters of Pr3+ ions in PrCl3 mixed methanol, iso-propanol and butanol solutions, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 83, 52-55, (Elsevier), 2011
  • 17 Samar Jana and Subrata Mitra, Spectroscopic study of Pr3+ ions in CdCl2 solution, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 457, 477-479, (Elsevier), 2008
  • 18 Samar Jana and R. K. Mukherjee, Generation and Measurement of Pulsed High Magnetic Field, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 214, 234-242, (Elsevier), 2000
  • 19 Samar Jana and R. K. Mukherjee, Absorption spectroscopy of Eu3+ ions in CsCdCl3 crystals: an evidence of nonequivalent sites, Solid State Communications, 116, 581-584, (Elsevier), 2000
  • 20 Samar Jana and R. K. Mukherjee, Zeeman spectroscopy of Nd3+ ions in CsCdCl3 crystal, Chemical Physics Letters, 320, 289-294, (Elsevier), 2000
  • 21 Samar Jana and R. K. Mukherjee, Absorption spectroscopy of R3+ (R=Pr, Nd) ion pairs in CsCdCl3, Physical Review B, 57, 3356-3364, (American Physical Society), 1998
  • 1 Joydeb Biswas, Samar Jana, Luminescence characteristics of Dy3+ incorporated phospho-tellurite glass, International Conference on Advances in Chemical and Material Sciences (ACMS - 2022), Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, April 14 -16th, 2022
  • 2 Sourav Ghosh, Samar Jana, Spectroscopic study of Sm3+ doped tungsten zinc boro-tellurite glass, International Conference on Advances in Chemical and Material Sciences (ACMS - 2022), Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata, April 14 -16th, 2022
  • 3 Joydeb Biswas, Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Ashoke Maity, Optical Properties of Sm3+ Doped Phosphate-tellurite Glass, (ISBN: 978-93-86238-86-3), Page: 145, International Conference on Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development, M. N. National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India, (February 14-16), 2020
  • 4 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Emission Properties of Eu2O3 Doped Zinc Lead Phosphate Glass for Photonic Application, (ISBN: 978-93-86238-86-3), Page: 136, International Conference on Energy and Environmental Technologies for Sustainable Development, M. N. National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India, (February 14-16), 2020
  • 5 Ashoke Maity, Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Spectroscopic properties of Europium doped strontium zinc lead phosphate glass, International Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials (ICPCM–2018), at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela, India, (6th -8th December, 2018), Page 56, 2018
  • 6 Subhash Sharma and Samar Jana, Photoluminescence study on 1 mole% Tb3+ doped 5% ZnO + 5% B2O3 + 30% PbO + 59% P2O5 glass, International Conference on Processing and Characterization of Materials (ICPCM–2018), at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela, India, (6th -8th December, 2018), Page 56, 2018
  • 7 Samar Jana, Sourav Ghosh, Subhash Sharma, and Ashoke Maity, Optical characteristics of Tb3+- Eu3+ codoped sodium zinc lead phosphate glass, International Conference on Complex and Functional Materials (ICCFM-2018), at S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata, India, (13th -16th December, 2018), Page 298, 2018
  • 8 Mithun De, Subhash Sharma and Samar Jana, Absorption and emission properties of Europium embedded Lead Sodium Phosphate glass, International Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu, India, Page 155, (10-12th March, 2017)., 2017
  • 9 Subhash Sharma, Mithun De and Samar Jana, Spectroscopic characteristics of Terbium doped Sodium Phosphate glass, International Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, at National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu, India, Page 157, (10-12th March, 2017)., 2017
  • 10 Subrata Mitra and Samar Jana, Energy bands, oscillator strengths and fluorescence of PrCl3 in methanol, Abstracts of 5th International Conference on Luminescence and its Applications (ICLA-2015), at PES University, Bangalore, India, (9-12 February, 2015)., 2015
  • 11 Samar Jana and Subrata Mitra, Optical absorption and emission properties of Pr3+-doped 0.55PbO-0.45P2O5 glass, Abstracts of the 16th International Conference on Luminescence (ICL’11), at University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, Page 48 (WP234), (26 June - 1 July, 2011)., 2011
  • 12 Samar Jana and R.K. Mukherjee, Optical behaviour of some trivalent rare earth doped CsCdCl3 crystals under pulsed high magnetic field, Abstracts of the 4th International Conference on f–elements, (ICFE’4), at Madrid, Spain, Page J09, (September, 2000)., 2000
  • 13 Samar Jana, Spectral Characteristics of Trivalent Rare Earth Ions doped in CsCdCl3 crystals, 127-128, Abstracts of the DAE-BRNS Symposium on Spectroscopy of Lanthanides and Actinides, at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Mumbai, India, (November, 1999)., 1999
  • 14 Samar Jana, Absorption and Zeeman spectroscopy of some rare earth ions in CsCdCl3 crystals, Abstracts of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Solid State Physics Symposium, at Haryana, India, (December, 1998)., 1998
  • 15 Samar Jana and R. K. Mukherjee, Spectra of trivalent Neodymium in Cesium Cadmium Trichloride single crystals at a temperature of 10K, Abstracts of the Fifteenth National Symposium on Cryogenics, at National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, India, Page 106, (September, 1996)., 1996
  • 16 Samar Jana and R. K. Mukherjee, Generation of high magnetic field (pulsed) for Zeeman study in crystals at low temperature, 5.11, Abstracts of the Fourteenth National Symposium on Cryogenics, at Aurangabad, India, (May, 1995)., 1995
  • Patents


    # Patents Year

    Responsibilities


    Head of the Department of Physics
    2015 - 2017
    Member, Sophisticated Analytical Instruments Facility, at IIEST, Shibpur
    2016 - till date

    Projects


    • Characteristics of light emission in Eu3+ doped Zinc Phosphate glass matrices, (Funded by DST-SERB, Govt. of India; Amount: Rs. 28.11 Lakhs; Duration: 2017 - 2020), Sponsored
      Completed

    Awards


    • "Best Thesis Award", awarded by Indian Physics Association, Year: 1998
    • "National Scholarship", awarded by Government of India, Year: 1983
    • "Subhasini Sarkar Scholarship", awarded by West Bengal Board of Secondary Education, Year: 1983

    Research Groups


    Dr. Subrata Mitra
    Ph. D.
    m_subrata2002@yahoo.co.in

    Dr. Subhash Sharma
    Ph. D.
    subhash.mld@gmail.com

    Dr. Mithun De
    Ph. D.
    physics.mithun@gmail.com

    Dr. Ashoke Maity
    Ph. D.
    ashokemaity08@gmail.com

    Sourav Ghosh
    Ph. D.
    souravghosh703@gmail.com

    Joydeb Biswas
    Ph. D.
    joydebbiswas27@gmail.com

    Created: 23 November 2019