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Ganesh Datt Sharma

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Prof. Ganesh Datt Sharma

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Degree/DiplomaInstitute/ OrganizationYearBranch/Specialization
1Post Doctoral ResearchDepartment of Electrical and computer Science, The State University of New Jersy, USA ( April 1990-M1990Organic Solar cells
2Ph. D. Doctor of PhilosophyIndian Institute of Technology, Delhi1985Organic Electronics
3M.S. Master of ScienceGarhwal University, Srinagar (Uttranchal)1979Physics with Solid State Electronics


Name of ProjectTotal Cost of ProjectFunding AgencyDuration FromDuration To
1Development of efficient polymer solar cells based on non-fullerene acceptors41BRICS joint project, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India20192023
2Novel wide bandgap polymers for organic solar cells25INDO- Russia Joint project, DST, Government of India20192021
3Third generation solar cells base on organic materials25Indo- Taiwan, GITA, Government of India20192023
4Development of New small molecules and device architechtures for highly efficient and reliable organic solar cells125SERI-DST, Government of India, New Delhi20172021
5Design and Synthesis of New Conjugated Low Band Gap Polymers Based on “Weak Donor – Strong Acceptor” An Approach for Efficient Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells1300000DST, New Delhi Under INDO-Russia joint Project20132015
6Graphene based Electronics and optoelectronics device1200000EU commission (Greece)20122015
7Interactive Systems and Coatings for a Sustainable Built Environment5000000UKIERI Project with MANIT, Bhopal and IIT, Delhi20112014
8Bulk heterojunction organic photovoltaic devices770000CSIR, New Delhi20062010
9Thin film solar cells on dye senstitized nanopprous TiO2 and polymers900000DST, New Delhi20052009
10Investigation of functional piezoelectric and pyroelectric material for defence applications300000DRDO, New Delhi20042008
11Development of hybrid materials for photovoltaic device450000UGC, New Delhi20022005
12study of organic electroluminescent and electrochromic devices950000CSIr, New Delh19982002
13systematic study of organic semiconductor for photovoltaic devices800000CSIR, New Delhi19931997
14Charge injection in organic dyes140000DST19871989


1Rajneesh Misra, Ramesh Maragani, Deepali Arora, Abhishek Sharma, Ganesh D. Sharma, Positional isomers of pyridine linked triphenylamine-based donor-acceptor organic dyes for efficient dye-sensitized solar cells, Dyes and Pigments, 126, 38-45 (2016), March 2016
2M. L. Keshtov, S. A. Kuklin, D. Y. Godovsky, A. R. Khokhlov, R. Kurchania, F. C. Chen, Emmanuel N. Koukaras and G. D. Sharma, New alternating D–A1–D–A2 copolymer containing two electron-deficient moieties based on benzothiadiazole and 9-(2-Octyldodecyl)-8H-pyrrolo[3,4-b]bisthieno[2,3-f:3',2'-h]quinoxaline-8,10(9H)-dione for efficient polymer solar cells, J. Poly Science Part A, 54, 155–168 (2016) FEB 2016 , February 2016
3 Hyejeoung Lee, Hyeonjun Jo, Dayoung Kim, Subhayan Biswas, Ganesh D. Sharma, Jaejung Ko,, The effect of acceptor end groups on the physical and photovoltaic properties of A–p–D–p–A type oligomers with same S, N-heteropentacene central electron donor unit for solution processed organic solar cells, Dyes and Pigments, 129, 209-219 (2016) 2016 , January 2016
4Yuvraj Patil, Rajneesh Misra, M. L. Keshtov, and Ganesh D. Sharma, 1,1,4,4-Tetracyanobuta-1,3-diene Substituted Diketopyrrolopyrroles: An Acceptor for Solution Processable Organic Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells,, J. Phys. Chem. C 120, 6324–6335 (2016) 2016 , January 2016