Autonomous Status by UGC-MHRD, Govt. of INDIADesignated College with Potential for Excellenceand Re-accredited 'A' by UGC-NAAC
The Heritage Institution Status Conferred by UGC, MHRD, Govt. of India First College under GNDU to have been granted Kaushal Kendra by UGC, MHRD, Govt. of India
Dr. Gopi Sharma
Director DDU Kaushal Kendra
Dean International affairs
Ph.D., Guru Nanak Dev University, India (2006).
Title of thesis “Structural, Physical and Optical Properties of Heavy Metal Oxide Borate Glasses”.
M. Sc. (Hons) in Physics, Guru Nanak Dev University, India (1998).
B.Sc. (Hons) in Physics, Guru Nanak Dev University, India (1996).
Ph.D. students supervised:
Degree awarded on thesis entitled “Preparation of transition metal bases borate glasses & their optical and spectral characterization”
Ms. Neetu Verma
Degree awarded on thesis entitled “Effect of gamma irradiation on optical and structural properties of borate glasses”
Degree awarded on thesis entitled “Rare earth doped glass and glass ceramics: optical and physical characterization”
Ms. Nancy Mahendru
Degree awarded (2017) entitled “Nanocrystalline phase of oxyfluoride glass as scintillator applications”
Ph.D students ongoing and project student:
I. “Optical and non linear optical properties of nanopatterned novel glasses” Funded by Dept. of Science & Technology. Rs. 36,46,388 (Ongoing) )
II. “Nanocrystalline phase in oxyfluoride glasses for scintillator applications” Funded by Dept. of Atomic Energy, Rs. 18, 24, 100/-. (Completed)
III. “Rare earth doped glass nanocrystal composites: optical & physical characterization”funded by University Grant Commission, Rs. 10, 90, 000/-. (Completed)
Membership of technical committees
Member of TC05: Waste vitrification, International congress on glass,
Life member of material research society of India.
Invited talk on “Photoluminescence studies of Rare Earth doped nanoglass ceramics” January 23-25, 2017, International Conference on Advances in Glass Science and Technology 2017, 23-25 January at CGCRI Kolkata.