Educational background

Professional background

Important awards and fellowships of academies

Main area of work

Theoretical condensed-matter physics: Phonons in simple, d-and f-band metals, magnetic excitations in metals, electronic properties of metallic solid solutions, hydrogen diffusion in metals, cuprate superconductors and nanomaterials

Significant recent publications

  1. First principle investigations into structural and magnetic properties of binary graphite 3d-transition metal intercalated compounds (XC6, X = Cr, Mn, Fe)
    Ranber Singh and S. Prakash)
    Carbon 48 (2010) 1341
  2. Spin polarized density functional study on hetrofullerene and metallofullerene clusters
    Ranber Singh and S. Prakash)
    Int. J. Mod. Phys. B 23 (2009) 5119
  3. Atomic displacements in bcc dilute alloys
    H. Sharma and S. Prakash
    Pramana, J. Physics 68 (2007) 655
  4. Sample dependence of structural, vibrational and electronic properties of -Si:H: A density functional based tight binding study
    R. Singh, S. Prakash, N.N. Shukla and R. Prasad
    Phys. Rev. B 70 (2004) 115213
  5. Vibrational properties of nanoscale materials: From nanoparticles to nanocrystalline materials
    R. Meyer, L.J. Lewis, S. Prakash and P. Entel
    Phys. Rev. B 68 (2003) 104303
  6. Structure and vibrational properties of nanoparticles in "Disordered Materials"
    pp. 133–162, Narosa Pub., New Delhi (2002)
    S. Prakash, Ranber Singh and P. Entel