Syed Arshad Hussain

Syed Arshad Hussain
Assistant Professor (stage-II), Department of Physics, Tripura Univesity (A Central University), Suryamaninagar, Tripura, India.
Dr. S. A. Hussain (M.Sc. 2001 & Ph. D., 2007) is working as Assistant Professor of Physics at Tripura University (A Central University). His major fields of interest are Thin Film and Nanoscience: Organo-clay hybrid, FRET, Biosensor, Biomimetic Surfaces. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow of K.U. Leuven, Belgium during 2007 - 2008. He has undertaken several research projects funded by DST, CSIR, DAE etc. Dr. Hussain has published more than 77 research papers in international journals, written two books and edited two books. He is working as Editorial Board Member of Applied Clay Science (Elsevier Journal; Impact Factor: 2.467) and also three other journals. Dr. Hussain is an Executive Committee member of Physics Academy of North East (PANE), invited member of American Nano Society, General Secretary of Society for Physical Science in Tripura (SPST), Secretary of Tripura University Alumni Association, member of Academic Council, Tripura University and life member of several other professional societies. Dr. Hussain has already guided five Ph.D. scholars and three M. Phil. students. At present several students are working under his supervision. Dr. Hussain has research collaboration with several groups in India and abroad. He earned several recognitions in professional area few of them are Jagdish Chandra Bose Award 2008-2009, TSCST, Govt. of Tripura; Young Scientist Research Award by DAE, Govt of India, Bharat Jyoti Award by IIFS, New Delhi, Visiting Scientist of K. U. Leuven, Belgium, Best Paper award in 96th ISCA, Felicitation by Asiatic Society of Bangladesh etc. Weblink:
Research Interest
Thin Film and Nanoscience: Organo-clay hybrid, FRET, Biosensor, Biomimetic Surfaces, Langmuir & Langmuir-Blosdgett films, electrical switching devices.