Joseph Thomas Andrews
Joined Jul 2015
Dr. J. T. Andrews obtained his M.Sc. and Ph.D degrees from SGS Institute of Technology & Science (Engineering Discipline, Devi Ahilya University), Indore in 1994 and 1998 respectively. He held faculty positions at SGSITS, Indore as well as at Birla Institute of Technology, - BITS, Mesra, Ranchi. He is presently Associate Professor of Applied Physics at SGSITS, Indore. He has also worked at Raja Ramanna Center for Advanced Technology (RRCAT, Indore), Indore as well as at Humboldt University zu Berlin, Germany. He also worked for a short spell at Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, and visited major R&D facilities in Europe. He is a recipient of Dr. K. S. Krishnan Award of Department of Atomic Energy, Mumbai and BOYSCAST Award of Department of Science & Technology, GOI, New Delhi, Young Scientist Award from Department of Biotechnology, GoI, New Delhi and nominated for Dr. N. S. Satyamurthy Award of Indian Physics Association. He has published over 75 peer-reviewed international papers and contributed a chapter each in three books. Six students have awarded and two are pursuing for Ph.D. under his Guidance. More than 2 crores of rupees have generated through R&D Projects. Dr. Andrews’ research interests center around Optical Tweezers, Manipulation of nanomaterials, Biomedical Imaging, Non-invasive glucose measurements with Optical coherence tomography, Optical properties of Quantum dots, Quantum Optical Computer, and NDT&E using real-time holography, etc.