Mr Ankur Sharma

PhD Student
Research Area:
Bachelor of Technology(Mechanical)

Ankur Sharma received his B.E. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Aligarh Muslim University, India in 2015. Since then, he has been involved in research related to Novel nanomaterials for Micro and Nano systems for photonics and opto-electronic applications. He was part of the team that made the World's Thinnest Lens in March 2016. Media Coverage

He is the recipient of one Guinness World Record and the prestigious Honorary Award by the Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University for outstanding research credentials.

He has also won an Inter-univeristy Entreprenuership Competetion held at University of South Australia in July 2017, where he highlighted the commercial viability of his research. News


Two Dimensional Materials

Photonics and Opto-electronics

Mechanical Resonators (MEMS and NEMS)

1: Sharma, A., Yan, H., Zhang, L., Sun, X., Liu, B., & Lu, Y. (2018). Highly Enhanced Many-Body Interactions in Anisotropic 2D Semiconductors. Accounts of chemical research.

2: Sharma, A., Wen, B., Liu, B., Myint, Y. W., Zhang, H., & Lu, Y. (2018). Defect Engineering in Few‐Layer Phosphorene. Small, 1704556.

3: Sharma, A., Varshney, U., & Lu, Y. (2015). Electronic applications of graphene mechanical resonators. IET Circuits, Devices & Systems, 9(6), 413-419.

4: Sharma, A. K., Desnavi, S., Dixit, C., Varshney, U., & Sharma, A. (2015). Extraction of Nickel Nanoparticles from Electroplating Waste and Their Application in Production of Bio-diesel from Biowaste. International Journal of Chemical Engineering and Applications, 6(3), 156.

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