Publications
  • I.A. Palani, D. Nakamura, K. Okazaki, M. Highasiata, T. Okada, Structural and optical properties of Sb Al co-doped ZnO nanowires synthesized using Nanoparticle Assisted Pulsed Laser Deposition (NAPLD) with Sb as catalyst, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 527, 25 June 2012, Pages 112-116.
  • I.A. Palani, K. Okazaki, D. Nakamura, K. Sakai, M. Higashihata, T. Okada, Influence of Sb in synthesize of ZnO nanowire using sandwich type substrate in carbothermal evaporation method, Applied Surface Science, Volume 258, Issue 8, 1 February 2012, Pages 3611-3616.
  • I.A. Palani, D. Nakamura, K. Okazaki, M. Higashihata, T. Okada, Influence of Sb as a catalyst in the growth of ZnO nano wires and nano sheets using Nanoparticle Assisted Pulsed Laser Deposition (NAPLD), Materials Science and Engineering: B, Volume 176, Issue 18, 15 November 2011, Pages 1526-1530.
  • I.A. Palani, Nilesh J. Vasa, M. Singaperumal, Crystallization and ablation in annealing of amorphous-Si thin film on glass and crystalline-Si substrates irradiated by third harmonics of Nd3+:YAG laser, Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, Volume 11, Issue 4, August 2008, Pages 107-116.
  • I.A. Palani, N.J. Vasa, M. Singaperumal, T. Okada,Influence of laser wavelength and beam profile on Nd3+:YAG laser assisted formation of polycrystalline-Si films, Thin Solid Films, Volume 518, Issue 15, 31 May 2010, Pages 4183-4190.
  • I.A.Palani , N.J.Vasa, S.Kanmanisubbu, J.Ramkumar & M.Singaperumal “Laser based surface processing of engineering materials - state of art”: International Journal of design and manufacturing technologies ( July 2008), Vol 2, pp 1- 9.
  • .J.Vasa, I.A.Palani, M.Singaperumal, T.Okada “Influence of Nd3+:YAG Laser Beam Profiles on Annealing and Nano-Texturing of Amorphous-Silicon Thin Films”, Transactions of the Materials Research Society of Japan (Accepted).
  • I.A.Palani, N.J.Vasa, M.Singaperumal, T.Okada “Investigation on laser-annealing and subsequent laser-nanotexturing of amorphous silicon (a-Si) films for photovoltaic application”, Journal of laser micro and Nano Engineering (2010),Vol 5, pp 150- 156. (Cited in Electronics News magazine August 2010 1ssue).
  • B. Cao; K.Sakai; D, Nakamura; Palani, I. A.; Gong, H. B.; Xu, H. Y.; Higashihata, M; T.Okada “Stimulated Optical Emission from ZnO Nanobelts Grown with a Simple Carbothermal Evaporation Method”, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Vol.115, pp.1702-1707,2011.01.
  • D. Nakamura, K. Okazaki, I.A. Palani, M. Higashihata, T. Okada ” Influence of Sb on a Controlled-growth of aligned ZnO nanowires in nanoparticle- assisted pulsed-laser deposition” Appl Phys A, DOI 10.1007/s00339-011-6401-5 A (2011) 103:959–963.
  • N.J.Vasa, I.A.Palani, M.Singaperumal, T.Okada “Nd3+:YAG laser assisted doping and Simultaneous texturization of amorphous Si film for a tandem photovoltaic cell” Journal of optics and precision Engineering (Accepted).


IIT Indore
Faculty Profile
Mechanical Engineering
Dr. I.A. PALANI
Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering

palaniia[at]iiti.ac.in