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Faculty

Dr. G.L. Agawane

Designation: 

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Department: 

Applied Science

Email: 

gla.appsci@coep.ac.in

Phone Number: 

+91 20 25507645

Website: 

www.coep.org.in

Qualifications: 

Post-Doctorate: Laser Physics, KOPTI, S. Korea-2017

Ph.D.: Materials Chemistry, Chonnam National University, S. Korea-2015

M.Sc.: Applied Chemistry, Shivaji University-2010

B.Sc.: Chemistry, Shivaji University-2008

Date of Joining COEP: 

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Prior to joining COEP Industrial Experience (Years): 

1

Prior to joining COEP Teaching/Research Experience (Years): 

3

Area of Research: 

  • Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion
  • Photonics,
  • Polymers
  • Green Chemistry
  • Nanotechnology
  • Plastic Waste Management

Courses Taught: 

  • F.Y.B.Tech. Applied Chemistry,
  • Applied Chemistry Laboratory
  • T.Y. B.Tech. Polymer Chemistry

Responsibilities Shouldered: 

  • Departmental R & D convener
  • Faculty adviser for F.Y. B.Tech. Division
  • Co-teacher of T.Y. B.Tech. Finance for Engineers’ 2 credit course
  • Mentor for F.Y. B.Tech. AICTE Proposed Induction program
  • Co-In charge of Departmental scientific instrument procurement program
  • Co-In charge of Chemistry Laboratory
  • Co-In charge of Advanced Engineering Materials Research Laboratory
  • Co-In charge of Academic Complex Maintenance
  • Faculty Advisor for COEP Astronomy Club - Question paper setter, moderator and external examiner at various Engineering colleges in Pune, India

Awards / Honors received: 

  • Recipient of an Award of DS-Kothari Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2018
  • Best paper award at the International Conference on Physics of Materials held at Shivaji University in January 2019

Number of PhD/ M.Tech/ B.Tech students guided: 

Ph.D.: 3 students co-guided

M. Tech.: 4 students co-guided

B. Tech.: 4 students guided

Research Project & Publication Details: 

Selected Publications: 

  1. High Emission Cross-section Er3+-doped Fluorophosphate glasses for active device application, G.L. Agawane, K. Linganna, J.H. In, J.H. Choi (2019) Optik, 198, 163228
  2. Preparation of Cu2(Zn1-xMgx)SnS4 thin films by pulsed laser deposition technique for solar cell applications, G.L. Agawane, S.A. Vanalakar, A.S. Kamble, A.V. Moholkar, J.H. Kim, (2018) Materials Science and Semiconductor Processing, 76, 50-54
  3. Spectroscopic properties of Er3+/Yb3+ co-doped fluorophosphate glasses for NIR luminescence and optical temperature sensor applications, K. Linganna, G.L. Agawane,J.H. In, J. Park, J.H. Choi, (2018) Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry,67, 236-243
  4. Spectroscopic properties of Er3+/Yb3+ co-doped fluorophosphate glasses for optical device applications,K. Linganna, G.L. Agawane,J.H. In, J. Park, J.H. Choi, Photonic Fiber and Crystal Devices: Advances in Materials and Innovations in Device Applications XII (2018), International Society for Optics and Photonics, SPIE Optical Engineering + Applications, San Diego, California, United States. DOI: 10.1117/12.2320420
  5. The green hydrothermal synthesis of nanostructured Cu2ZnSnSe4 as solar cell material and study of their structural, optical and morphological properties, S.A. Vanalakar,G.L.Agawane,A.S. Kamble, P.S. Patil, J.H. Kim, (2017) Applied Physics A, 123, 782
  6. Thermo-Mechanical studies on Er3+-doped fluorophosphate glasses for near infrared lasers, G.L. Agawane, K. Linganna, J.H. In, J. Park, J.H. Choi, (2017) Ceramics International, 43, 11177-11181
  7. Longer lifetime of Er3+/Yb3+ co-doped fluorophosphate glasses for optical amplifier applications, K. Linganna, G.L. Agawane,J.H. Choi, (2017)Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 471, 65-71
  8. Sulfur ion concentration dependent morphological evolution of CdS thin films and its subsequent effect on photo-electrochemical performance, A. Kamble, B. Sinha,G.L. Agawane,S.A. Vanalakar, I.Y.Kim, J.Y. Kim, S.S. Kale, P. Patil, J.H. Kim, (2016) Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, 28024-28032
  9. Influence of laser repetition rate on the Cu2ZnSn(SSe)4 thin films synthesized via pulsed laser deposition technique, S.A. Vanalakar, S.S. Mali, G.L. Agawane,A.S. Kamble, I.Y. Kim,P.S. Patil, J.Y. Kim, J.H. Kim, (2016) Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 157, 331-336
  10. Cu2ZnSnS4 solar cells with a single-time spin-coated absorber layer prepared via a simple sol-gel route, N.K. Youn, G.L. Agawane,D.H. Nam, S.W. Shin, J.Gwak, S.W. Shin, J.H. Kim, K.Y. Yoon, (2016) International Journal of Energy Research,40, 662-669
  11. Synthesis of fast response, highly sensitive and selective Ni:ZnO based NO2 sensor, V.V. Ganbavle, S.I. Inamdar, G.L. Agawane,J.H. Kim, K.Y. Rajpure, (2016) Chemical Engineering Journal, 286, 36-47
  12. Fabrication of 3.01% power conversion efficient high-quality CZTS thin film solar cells by a green and simple sol-gel technique, G.L. Agawane,A.S. Kamble, S.A. Vanalakar, S.W. Shin, M.G. Gang, J.H. Yun, J.H. Gwak, A.V. Moholkar, J.H. Kim, (2015) Materials Letters, 158, 58-61
  13. Fabrication of Cu2SnS3 thin film solar cells using the pulsed laser deposition technique, S.A. Vanalakar, G.L. Agawane,A.S. Kamble, C.W. Hong, P.S. Patil, J.H. Kim, (2015) Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 138, 1-8
  14. Nitrogen dioxide sensing properties of sprayed tungsten oxide thin film sensor: Effect of film thickness, V.V. Ganbavle,S.V. Mohite, G.L. Agawane,J.H. Kim, K.Y. Rajpure, (2015) Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 451, 245-254
  15. Synthesis of simple, low cost and benign sol-gel Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films: influence of different annealing atmospheres, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, S.A. Vanalakar, M.P. Suryawanshi, A.V. Moholkar, J.H. Yun, J. Gwak,J.H. Kim, (2015) Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 26, 1900-1907
  16. A review on pulsed laser deposited CZTS thin films for solar cell applications, S.A. Vanalakar, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, M.P. Suryawanshi, K.V. Gurav, K.S. Jeon, P.S. Patil, C.W. Jeong, J.Y. Kim, J.H. Kim, (2015) Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 619, 109-121
  17. Investigations on Chemo-Mechano Stabilities of the Molybdenum Thin Films Deposited by DC-Sputter Technique, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, S.A. Vanalakar, M.P. Suryawanshi, A.V. Moholkar, J.H. Kim, (2015) Zeitschrift fürPhysikalische Chemie (ZPC),229, 377-393
  18. Non-vacuum mechanochemical route to the synthesis of Cu2SnS3 nano-ink for solar cell applications, S.A. Vanalakar, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, H.S. Yang, P.S. Patil, J.Y. Kim, J.H. Kim, (2015) Acta Materialia, 85, 314-321
  19. Next generation promising Cu2(ZnxFe1-x)SnS4 photovoltaic absorber material prepared by pulsed laser deposition technique, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, S.A. Vanalakar, A.V. Moholkar, J.H. Kim, (2014) Materials Letters, 137, 147-149
  20. Novel reduced toxic route synthesis and characterization of chemical bath deposited ZnSe thin films, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, M.P. Suryawanshi, K.V. Gurav, A.V. Moholkar, J.Y. Lee, P.S. Patil, J.H. Yun, J.H. Kim, (2014) Ceramics International, 40, 367-374
  21. Gas sensing properties of hydrothermally grown ZnO nanorods with different aspect ratios, K.V. Gurav, M.G. Gang, S.W. Shin, U.m. Patil, P.R. Deshmukh, G.L. Agawane,M.P. Suryawanshi, S.M. Pawar,P.S. Patil, C.D. Lokhande, J.H. Kim, (2014) Sensors and Actuators, B: Chemical, 190, 439-445
  22. Fabrication of 5.2% efficient Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 solar cells using DC-sputtered metal precursors followed by sulfo-selenization, H.S. Yang, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, S.A. Vanalakar, W.L. Jung, J.H. Kim, (2015) Physica Status Solidi C, 12, 708-712. 19th International Conference on Ternary and Multinary Compounds (ICTMC-19), Niigata, Japan, Sept. 1-5, 2014
  23. Non-toxic novel route synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline ZnSxSe1-x thin films with tunable band gap characteristics, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, S.A. Vanalakar, A.V. Moholkar, K.V. Gurav, M.P. Suryawanshi, J.Y. Lee, J.H. Yun, J.H. Kim, (2014) Materials Research Bulletin, 55, 106-113
  24. Studies on the controlling of the microstructural and morphological properties of Al doped ZnO thin films prepared by hydrothermal method, M.G. Gang, S.W. Shin, K.V. Gurav, Y. Wang,G.L. Agawane,J.Y. Lee, J.H. Moon, J.H. Kim, (2013) Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 52, Art. No. 10MA06-1-10MA06-5
  25. Green route fast synthesis and characterization of chemical bath deposited nanocrystalline ZnS buffer layers, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, M.S. Ki, M.P. Suryawanshi, K.V. Gurav, A.V. Moholkar, J.Y. Lee, J.H. Yun, P.S. Patil, J.H. Kim, (2013) Current Applied Physics, 13, 850-856
  26. CZTS based thin film solar cells: A status review, M.P. Suryawanshi, G.L. Agawane,S.M. Bhosale, S.W. Shin, P.S. Patil, J.H. Kim, A.V. Moholkar, (2013) Materials Technology, 28, 98-109
  27. Preparation and characterization of chemical bath deposited nanocrystalline ZnSe thin films using Na3-citrate and hydrazine hydrate: A comparative study, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, M.P. Suryawanshi, K.V. Gurav, A.V. Moholkar, J.Y. Lee, P.S. Patil, J.H. Yun, J.H. Kim, (2013) Materials Letters, 106, 186-189
  28. Thickness dependent H2S sensing properties of nanocrystalline ZnO thin films derived by advanced spray pyrolysis, P.S. Shewale, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, A.V. Moholkar, J.Y. Lee, J.H. Kim, M.D. Uplane, (2013) Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 177, 695-702
  29. A facile and low cost synthesis of earth abundant element Cu2ZnSnS4 (CZTS) nanocrystals: Effect of Cu concentrations, S.W. Shin, J.H. Han, C.Y. Park, S.R. Kim, Y.C. Park, G.L. Agawane,A.V. Moholkar, J.H. Yun, J.H. Jeong, J.Y. Lee, J.H. Kim, (2012) Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 541, 192-197
  30. A facile and low-cost synthesis of promising absorber materials on Cu2ZnSn(Sx,Se1-x)4 nanocrystals consisting of earth abundant elements with tunable band gap characteristics, S.W. Shin, J.H. Han, Y.C. Park, G.L. Agawane,C.H. Jeong, J.H. Yun, A.V. Moholkar, J.Y. Lee, J.H. Kim, (2012) Journal of Materials Chemistry, 22, 21727-21732
  31. Non-toxic complexing agent Tri-sodium citrate's effect on chemical bath deposited ZnS thin films and its growth mechanism, G.L. Agawane,S.W. Shin, A.V. Moholkar, K.V. Gurav, J.H. Yun, J.Y. Lee, J.H. Kim, (2012) Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 535, 53-61.
  32. Design and growth of quaternary Mg and Ga codoped ZnO thin films with transparent conductive characteristics, S.W. Shin, I.Y. Kim, G.H. Lee, G.L. Agawane,A.V. Moholkar, G.S. Heo, J.H. Kim, J.Y. Lee, (2011) Crystal Growth and Design, 11, 4819-4824
  33. Influence of deposition temperature on morphological, optical, electrical and opto-electrical properties of highly textured nano-crystalline spray deposited CdO:Ga thin films, A.V. Moholkar, G.L. Agawane,K.U. Sim, Y.B. Kwon, K.Y. Rajpure, J.H. Kim, (2010) Applied Surface Science, 257, 93-101
  34. Temperature dependent structural, luminescent and XPS studies of CdO:Ga thin films deposited by spray pyrolysis, A.V. Moholkar, G.L. Agawane,K.U. Sim, Y.B. Kwon, D.S. Choi, K.Y. Rajpure, J.H. Kim, (2010) Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 506, 794-799

Memberships and Affiliations: 

  • Life Member of American Chemical Society (ACS) since 2020
  • Life Member of Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), New Delhi since 2020
  • Member of the Korean Optoelectronics and Telecommunication Society since 2017, South Korea
  • Member of the Korean Ceramic Society since 2016, South Korea
  • Member of the Korean Photovoltaic Society since 2012, South Korea
  • Associate Editor of Research in Medical and Engineering Sciences (RMES), Crimson Publishers, USA
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal of Energy, Science Research Association (SCIREA),     USA
  • Editorial Board Member of Journal of Nanotechnology, VIT Pune
  • One of the highly cited faculties of COEP since 2018
  • Delivered 12 lectures and talks at the various colleges in Pune and outside Pune and represented COEP therein

Current Projects : 

  • Applied for an International Indo-France Project
  • Number of completed research projects: 3
  • Total number of international publications: 66
  • Total citations:2300+ and h index: 30+
  • Most cited & downloaded articles and Invited talks: 15+

Teaching Experience: 

3

Research Experience: 

7

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