Chetan Singh Solanki

Chetan Singh Solanki

Academic Background:

  • Doctoral degree from IMEC (Interuniversity Micro-electronics Center), Ketholik University, Leuven, Belgium in 2004
  • M.Tech from IIT Bombay

Contact Address:

Department of Energy Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai 400076, (Internal(O)) : (0091 22) - 2576-7895

+91-22-2576 7895
+91-22-2576 4890

Research Interest:

  • Solar Photovoltaic
  • Thin-film silicon solar cells
  • PV solar concentrator
  • PV module cleaning
  • Carbon nano tubes (CNT)

Courses Offered:

List of Publications:

  1. P. G. Kale, P. Sharma and C. S. Solanki, Synthesis and Characterization of Si Nanoparticles Obtained on Sonication of Porous Silicon Multilayer Films, accepted for publication in Journal of Nano Research (2011).
  2. A.K. Panchal, D. K. Rai, M. Mathew, C. S. Solanki, “a–Si/SiNx multilayered light absorber for solar cell”, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, Volume 13, Number 6, June 2011 , pp. 2469-2473(5)
  3. Kashinath N. Patil, Sanjay M. Mahajani and Chetan S. Solanki "Optimization of Catalyst Loading for Effective Utilization of Feed Stock For carbon Nanotubes Synthesis Process” accepted for Publication in June 2011.
  4. A.K. Panchal, D. K. Rai, C. S. Solanki, “Annealing effects on capacitance-voltage characteristics of a-Si/SiNX multilayer prepared using hot-wire chemical vapour deposition”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Volume 11, Number 4, April 2011 , pp. 3414-3417(4).
  5. Vikrant A. Chaudhari, Chetan S. Solanki “A novel two step metallization of Ni/Cu for low concentrator c-Si solar cells”, Solar Energy Materials and Solar CellsVolume 94, ssue 12, December 2010, Pages 2094-2101
  6. Kashinath N. Patil, M. Eswara Rao, Sanjay M. Mahajani, C. S. Solanki, “Modeling and experimental study of Carbon Nanotubes in comparison with Decomposed Carbon”, Journal of Nano Research Vol. 6 (2009) pp 75-87 Online available since 2009/Jun/30 at © (2009) Trans Tech Publications, Switzerland doi:10.4028/