Ravindra Pandey

Ravi Pandey


Professor, Physics

Department Chair, Physics

Fellow of American Physical Society

  • PhD, Theoretical Solid State Physics, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
  • MSc, Physics, Dr. Harisingh Gaur University, Sagar, India
  • BSc, Dr. Harisingh Gaur University, Sagar, India

Research Description

Dr. Pandey's research interests are in the area of Computational Materials Physics. These include development of theoretical methods and computer programs, as well as analysis of specific materials and defects.


  • Modeling of Materials

Recent Publications

  • Amorim, R. G., Zhong, X., Mukhopadhyay, S., Pandey, R., Rocha, A., Karna, S. P., "Strain- And Electric Field-induced Band Gap Modulation In Nitride Nanomembranes", J. Phys.: Condensed Matter. 25, 195801, (2013).
  • Sahariah, M. B., Ghosh, S., Singh, C. S., Shankara, G., Pandey, R., "First-principles Computation Of Structural, Elastic And Magnetic Properties Of Ni2FeGa Across The Martensitic Transformation", J. Phys.: Condensed Matter. 25, 25502, (2013).
  • Zhong, X., Slough, W. J., Pandey, R., Friedrich, C. R., "Interaction Of Nucleobases With Silicon Nanowires: A First-principles Study", Chemical Physics Letters. 553, 55, (2012).
  • Zhong, X., Amorim, R. G., Scheicher, R., Pandey, R., Karna, S. P., "Electronic Structure And Quantum Transport Properties Of Trilayers Formed From Graphene And Boron Nitride", Nanoscale. 4, 5490, (2012).
  • Zhu, J., Pandey, R., Gu, M., "The Phase Transition And Elastic And Optical Properties Of Polymorphs Of CuI", J. Phys.: Condensed Matter. 24, 475503, (2012).
  • Khowash, P., Gowtham, S., Pandey, R., "Electronic Structure Calculations Of Substitutional And Interstitial Hydrogen In Nb", Solid State Communications. 152, 788, (2012).
  • Effect Of Electric Field On The Band Structure Of Graphene/boron Nitride And Boron Nitride/boron Nitride Bilayers, R. Balu, X. Zhong, R. Pandey, S. P. Karna, Appl. Phys. Lett., 100, 52104 (2012) Read More
  • Stacking Dependent Electronic Structure And Transport In Bilayer Graphene Nanoribbons, X. Zhong, R. Pandey, S. P. Karna, Carbon, 50, 784 (2012) Read More
  • Controlling The Performance Of A Three-Terminal Molecular Transistor: Conformational Versus Conventional Gating, S. Mukhopadhyay, R. Pandey, S. P. Karna, J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 4840 (2012) Read More
  • First-Principles Study Of Nanoparticle-Biomolecular Interactions: Anchoring Of A (ZnO)12 Cluster On Nucleobases, V. Shewale, P. Joshi, S. Mukhopadhyay, M. Deshpande, R. Pandey, S. Hussain, S. P. Karna, J. Phys. Chem. C, 115, 10426 (2011) Read More
  • One-pot Efficient Synthesis Of Dimeric, Trimeric, And Tetrameric BODIPY Dyes For Panchromatic Absorption, S. Zhu, J. Zhang, G. K. Vegesna, R. Pandey, F. T. Luo, S. A. Greena, H. Liu, Chem Comm, 47, 3508 (2011) Read More
  • Electronic And Optical Modeling Of Solar Cell Compounds CuGaSe2 And CuInSe2, A. Soni, A. Dashora, V. Gupta, C. M. Arora, M. Rerat, B. L. Ahuja, R. Pandey, J. of ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, 40, 2197 (2011) Read More
  • Anisotropy And Transport Properties Of Tubular C-BN Janus Nanostructures, M. M. Wu, X. Zhong, Q. Wang, Q. Sun, R. Pandey, P. Jena, J. Phys. Chem. C, 115, 23978 (2011) Read More