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Bibhu Prasad Swain, Indian research scientist. Achievements include research in photovoltaics cells, amorphous semiconductors, nanotechnology.

Background

Swain, Bibhu Prasad was born on June 20, 1974 in Banki, India. Son of Durga Charan and Pratima Swain.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics, Banki College, 1993. Master of Science in Physics, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India, 1996. Master of Technology in Materials Science, Barkatullah University, Bhopal, Member of Parliament, India, 2001.

Doctor of Philosophy, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, 2006.

Career

Project assistant Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India, 2005, project scientist Kanpur, 2005—2006. Japan Society for the Promotion of Science fellow National Institute Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan, since 2008. Postdoc fellow University Cape Town, South Africa, 2006.

Bk21 fellow Seoul National University, Republic of Korea, 2007—2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in photovoltaics cells, amorphous semiconductors, nanotechnology.

Connections

Married Snigdha Swain, May 13, 2005. Children: Biswasnata, Swayambhab.

father:
Durga Charan

mother:
Pratima Swain

spouse:
Snigdha Swain

child:
Biswasnata Swain

child:
Swayambhab Swain