Dr Santhosh Chidangil

Dr Santhosh Chidangil

Professor & Head of the Department

Department of Atomic & Molecular Physics

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  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Santhosh Chidangil is Professor & Head of the Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics.

    He is:

    • Chairman, Doctoral Advisory Committee.
    • Chairman, Board of Studies of Department.
    • Convener of conferences and workshops.
    • Guide for PhD students.
    • Involved in national and international scientific collaborations.
    • Coordinator of the department’s FIST program (Nanobiophotonics).
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject
    :
    Electrodynamics and Advanced Optics
    Subject code
    :
    MSP 605
    Year / Semester
    :
    First Semester
    Subject
    :
    Femtosecond Photonics
    Subject code
    :
    MSP 705
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Semester
    Subject
    :
    Biophotonics
    Subject code
    :
    MSP 703
    Year / Semester
    :
    Third Semester
    Subject
    :
    Micro-nanophotonics
    Subject code
    :
    MSP 606
    Year / Semester
    :
    Second Semester
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    Research Associate
    Specialisation
    :
    Biophotonics
    Institute
    :
    International School of Photonics, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), Cochin, Kerala
    Year of passing
    :
    1995-1996
    Degree
    :
    Research Associate
    Specialisation
    :
    Snow Physics
    Institute
    :
    Snow and Avalanche Study Centre, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Manali, Himachal Pradesh
    Year of passing
    :
    1994-1995
    Degree
    :
    Post-Doctoral
    Specialisation
    :
    Molecular Spectroscopy and Quantum chemistry
    Institute
    :
    Banaras Hindu University
    Year of passing
    :
    1994
    Degree
    :
    PhD
    Specialisation
    :
    Physics
    Institute
    :
    Banaras Hindu University
    Year of passing
    :
    1992
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics
    Designation
    :
    Professor & HOD
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2010-Present
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics
    Designation
    :
    Associate Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2005-2010
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    2002-2004
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur, Kerala
    Designation
    :
    Assistant Professor
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1997-2002
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Mahatma Gandhi College, Kannur University, Kannur, Kerala
    Designation
    :
    Lecturer
    Role:
    Tenure
    :
    1996-1997
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Santhosh Chidangil is Professor & Head of the Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics.

    He is:

    • Chairman, Doctoral Advisory Committee.
    • Chairman, Board of Studies of Department.
    • Convener of conferences and workshops.
    • Guide for PhD students.
    • Involved in national and international scientific collaborations.
    • Coordinator of the department’s FIST program (Nanobiophotonics).
  • SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING
    Subject Subject code Year / Semester
    Electrodynamics and Advanced Optics MSP 605 First Semester
    Femtosecond Photonics MSP 705 Third Semester
    Biophotonics MSP 703 Third Semester
    Micro-nanophotonics MSP 606 Second Semester
  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    Research Associate Biophotonics International School of Photonics, Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), Cochin, Kerala 1995-1996
    Research Associate Snow Physics Snow and Avalanche Study Centre, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Manali, Himachal Pradesh 1994-1995
    Post-Doctoral Molecular Spectroscopy and Quantum chemistry Banaras Hindu University 1994
    PhD Physics Banaras Hindu University 1992
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics Professor & HOD 2010-Present
    Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics Associate Professor 2005-2010
    Department of Atomic and Molecular Physics Assistant Professor 2002-2004
    Academy of Medical Sciences, Pariyaram, Kannur, Kerala Assistant Professor 1997-2002
    Mahatma Gandhi College, Kannur University, Kannur, Kerala Lecturer 1996-1997
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Photonics, Ultrafast Photonics, Biomedical Applications of Laser (Biophotonics), Raman Spectroscopy combined with Optical Tweezers, Laser Induced Fluorescence, Proteomics of body fluids, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy.
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Photonics, Ultrafast Photonics, Biomedical Applications of Laser (Biophotonics), Raman Spectroscopy combined with Optical Tweezers, Laser Induced Fluorescence, Proteomics of body fluids, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy.
    Areas of research
    :
    Micromachining of photonics materials, Micro-Raman Spectroscopy of live single cells (RBCs, WBCs and Stem Cells), Interaction of silver nanoparticles with cells using Optical Tweezers combined with micro-Raman spectroscopy, Development of miniature devices for early detection of cancers, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy of variety of materials (Soil, Glasses, tissues etc.), Propagation of ultrafast laser pulses through biological medium, Protein profile study of body fluids using HPLC-LIF setup.
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Life member of Indian Physics Association.
    • Life member of Indian Laser Association.
    • Life member of Indian Nuclear Society.
    • Life member of Indian Science Congress.
    • Life member of Indian Biophysical Society.
    • Member of SPIE.
    • Member of Optical Society of America.
    • Regular Associate, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy (2005).
    • Research Associate, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) (1994-1995).
    • Research Associate, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (1993).
    • Senior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (1990).
    • Junior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (1987).
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Photonics, Ultrafast Photonics, Biomedical Applications of Laser (Biophotonics), Raman Spectroscopy combined with Optical Tweezers, Laser Induced Fluorescence, Proteomics of body fluids, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy.
    Areas of expertise Photonics, Ultrafast Photonics, Biomedical Applications of Laser (Biophotonics), Raman Spectroscopy combined with Optical Tweezers, Laser Induced Fluorescence, Proteomics of body fluids, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy.
    Areas of research Micromachining of photonics materials, Micro-Raman Spectroscopy of live single cells (RBCs, WBCs and Stem Cells), Interaction of silver nanoparticles with cells using Optical Tweezers combined with micro-Raman spectroscopy, Development of miniature devices for early detection of cancers, Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy of variety of materials (Soil, Glasses, tissues etc.), Propagation of ultrafast laser pulses through biological medium, Protein profile study of body fluids using HPLC-LIF setup.
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS
    • Life member of Indian Physics Association.
    • Life member of Indian Laser Association.
    • Life member of Indian Nuclear Society.
    • Life member of Indian Science Congress.
    • Life member of Indian Biophysical Society.
    • Member of SPIE.
    • Member of Optical Society of America.
    • Regular Associate, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy (2005).
    • Research Associate, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) (1994-1995).
    • Research Associate, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (1993).
    • Senior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (1990).
    • Junior Research Fellow, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India (1987).