Department of Electrical Engineering
|Dr. Das joined the Electrical Engineering Dept. at Kennesaw State University in Fall 2014. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Carolina (USC), Columbia, in 2014. He also has four years of industrial experience in the power and energy sector.|
Dr. Das' research expertise include Semiconductor Optoelectronic Materials and Devices, Thin-film and Nanocrystalline Solar Cells, Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Harvesting Systems, and Solid-State Detectors and Sensors. Dr. Das has authored/co-authored more than 30 articles published in international journals and conference proceedings. His current research interests include:
- 3rd gen solar cells, 2nd gen thin film solar cells (TFSC), multi-junction tandem solar cells and emerging optoelectronic devices.
- Optimum energy harvesting by MPPT from photovoltaic solar panels and other renewable energy systems, and energy storage.
- Triboelectric, piezoelectric, and microfluidic devices for alternative energy harvesting and biomedical applications.
- Room temperature solid-state high-energy radiation detectors and sensors.
- Applied electronics for measurement and instrumentation.
- Technology enhanced tools and pedagogical framework for education in electrical engineering and closely related fields.