Dr. Rajeev Kumar Gupta

Sr. Associate Professor 

Academic Qualifications

B.Sc.Chaudhary Charan Singh University,
Sc. Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut 
Ph.D. Ranchi University, Ranchi

Area of Specialization:

Super hydrophobic, Hydrophilic and Oleophobic coating, surface engineering, Functionalized Smart Material, Ion beam Irradiation


Research & Publications:

  1. Amrita Hooda, S. Goyat, Jitendra Kumar Pandey, Adesh Kumar, Rajeev Gupta, A review on fundamentals, constraints and fabrication techniques of super hydrophobic coatings Progress in Organic Coatings 142 (2020) 105557.
  2. Vipul Sharma, Vipul Sharma, M.S.Goyat, Amrita Hooda, Jitendra K.Pandey, Adesh Kumar, Rajeev Gupta, Avani Kumar Upadhyay, Rajiv Prakash, John Baptist Kirabira ,P. Mandal, Prashant Kumar Bhargava, Recent progress in nano-oxides and CNTs based corrosion resistant superhydrophobic coatings: A critical review, Progress in Organic Coatings, 140(2020) 105512
  3. S. Goyat, Vikram Jaglan, Vikram Tomar, Guillaume Louchaert, Arun Kumar, Kaushal Kumar, Amneesh Singla, Rajeev Gupta, Uday Bhan, Santosh Kumar Rai and Sudesh Sharma, Superior thermomechanical and wetting properties of ultrasonic dual mode mixing assisted epoxy-CNT nanocomposites, High Performance High Performance Polymers, 31 (2019) 32-42,.
  4. Rajeev Gupta et al, Integration of Energy Harvesting and Energy Storage in a Single Device: Nanotechnology Bringing Breakthrough Smart Energy Systems for Portable Electronics, Journal Vacuum Technology & Coating, vol- (2019) 1-5
  5. Amrita Hooda, M.S. Goyat , Adesh Kumar, Rajeev Gupta, A facile approach to develop modified nano-silica embedded polystyrene based transparent superhydrophobic coating, Materials Letters, 233 (2018) 340–343.
  6. Ajay Mittal, Siddharth Verma, SM Iqbal, Rajeev Gupta, Manjeet Singh Goyat, Kamalpreet Kaur, Satya Krishna Nippani, A short review on challenges in fabrication of oil repellent surfaces, -International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, 5 (2018) 2349-5138
  7. Amrita Hooda , M.S. Goyat , Rajeev Gupta, Manish Prateek , Megha Agrawal, Abhijit Biswas Synthesis of nano-textured polystyrene/ ZnO coatings with excellent transparency and superhydrophobicity, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 193 (2017) 447-452
  8. K.Gupta, P.Kumar, V.Yadav, S. Arora, D.P. Singh, S.K.Joshi, A.K. Chawla, A. Biswas, Challenges And Opportunities In Fabrication Of Transparent Superhydrophobic Surfaces,  Current Nanoscience 12, 429-447, 2016
  9. M S Goyat, Vikram Jaglan, Vikram Tomar, Guillaume Louchaert, Arun Kumar, Kaushal Kumar, AmneeshSingla, Rajeev Gupta, Uday Bhan, Santosh Kumar Rai and Sudesh Sharma, Superior thermomechanical and wetting properties of ultrasonic dual mode mixing assisted epoxy-CNT nanocomposites, High Performance Polymers,
  10. Abhishek Tiwari, Amit Gupta, Joel Justin, Sachin Mahato, Amrita Hooda, Rajeev Gupta, Piyush Kuchhal, M.S.Goyat, Development of polystyrene/SiO2superhydrophobic coating on metal substrate for corrosion protection, Energy Procedia (Springer)
  11. Rajeev Gupta, M.S. Goyat, Amrita Hooda, R.K. Singh, SachinMahato, Amit Gupta, Joel Justin and Abhishek Tiwari, Development of environment-friendly superhydrophobic polystyrene/SiO2 coatings via sol-gel route, Energy Procedia (Springer)
  12. Guillaume Louchaert, Rajnish Garg, AmneeshSingla, Rajeev Gupta and M.S. Goyat, Influence of nanoparticle type, size and concentration on performance and safety of epoxy composite adhesively bonded metal joints: A Critical Review, Energy Procedia (Springer)
  13. R Gupta, Isaac R, Kamal Bansal, Development Of Nano Structured Super Hydrophobic Coating For The Electrical Safety Of Porcelain Insulator, International Journal Of Applied Engineering Research 10 (2015) 40468
  14. Isaac Ramalla, Rajeev K. Gupta, Kamal Bansal, Effect On Superhydrophobic Surfaces On Electrical Porcelain Insulator, Improved Technique At Polluted Areas For Longer Life And Reliability, International Journal Of Engineering & Technology, 4 (2015) 509-519
  15. Raj Kumar Saini, Devender Kumar Saini, Rajeev Gupta and Piush Verma, Improvement and Assessment of Efficiency of Three Phase Induction Motor Operating Under the Rated Voltage Design, Proceeding of International Conference on Intelligent Communication, Control and Devices, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, DOI 10.1007/978-981-10-1708-7_56
  16. Raj Kumar Saini, Devender Kumar Saini, Rajeev Gupta and Piush Verma, Analysis of losses, Efficiency and performance optimization of three phase Induction motor operating under the Rated voltage, Indian Journal of Science and Technology.
  17. Rishi Dewan, Neeraj Kumar, Bhawna Yadav, Vandana Yadav, Abhijit Biswas, Parag Diwan, and Rajeev Gupta, Modification in Surface Chemistry of the Polyetrafluoroethylene Through Chemical Graft Copolymerization for Potential Oil Contamination Control, Particulate Science And Technology, 32 (2014)
  18. K Joshi, B.S. Tewari, Santosh Dubey  and Rajeev Gupta,  Opto-thermal characterization of Neodymium-doped Zinc-Phosphate glasses, International Journal of Science, technology & Management , 4 (2014)
  19. K. Joshi and Rajeev Gupta, Determination of optical properties of Neodymium-doped Zinc-Phosphate glasses, International Journal of ChemTech Research, 8 (2015) 1346-1352
  20. Shefali Arora, Vandana Yadav, Pankaj Kumar, Rajeev Gupta and Deepak Kumar, Polymer based antimicrobial coatings as potential biomaterial: a review,  Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res., 46 (2013) 279-290
  21. Rajeev Gupta, Salauddin Mohammad, Piyush Kuchhal, BER Performance of OFDM System with various OFDM frames in AWGN, Rayleigh and Rician Fading Channel, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 10 (2015) 39911
  22. Rajeev Gupta, Salauddin Mohammad, Piyush Kuchhal, FPGA Design and Implementation of FFT processor for OFDMA system, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 10 (2015) 43923
  23. Saini Raj Kumar, Saini Devender Kumar, Gupta Rajeev, and Verma Piush, Optimized Design of Three Phase Squirrel Cage Induction Motor based on Maximum Efficiency Operating under the Rated Voltage – based on Software Platform, Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 9 (2016)
  24. Matthew Labriola, Constance Slaboch, Timothy C. Ovaert, Tao Wang, George Csaba, Ilker S. Bayer, Enkeleda Dervishi, Alexandru S. Biris, Anindya Ghosh, Rajeev Gupta And Abhijit Biswas, Engineered Bone-Inspired Multicomponent Bionanocomposite Scaffolds With Tunable Hardness and Modulus, MRS Online Proceedings Library, RSS12-1465-SS02-05 (2012)
  25. Michael Ashley, Charles Magiera, Punnamchandar Ramidi, Gary Blackburn, Timothy G Scott, Rajeev Gupta, Kerry Wilson, Anindya Ghosh, Abhijit Biswas, Nanomaterials And Processes For Carbon Capture And Conversion Into Useful By-Products For A Sustainable Energy Future, Greenhouse Gas Sci Technol. 2 (2012) 419–444
  26. Gupta, A. Biswas, I. S. Bayer, A. Tripathi, E. H. Lock, S. G. Walton, M. G. Norton, D. K. Avasthi, L. A. Bumm, E. Suhir, A. R. Chowdhury, Fabrication of nanodielectric BaTiO3 composites exhibiting stable capacitor functions in the high frequency (> 100 MHz) through interfacial polarization interactions, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 1 (2009) 1-8
  27. Gupta, A. Biswas, D. K. Avasthi, D Fink, J.Kanzow, U.Schurmann, S.J.Ding, O.C.Okatas, U.Saeed, V.Zaporojtchenko, F.Faupel, N.Kumar, Nano-particle architecture in carbonaceous matrix upon swift heavy ion irradiation of polymer- metal nanocomposites. Nuclear Instruments and  Method, B 217 (2004) 39 – 50.
  28. Gupta Navin Kumar, J.N.Sharma, B.Tiwari, A.Biswas, Physicochemical Studies of Mn(II) Complexes of Anisaldehyde Derived Semicarbozone and  Thiosemicarbozone, Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences 23C (2004) 113-118
  29. Electronic Linear Energy Transfer dependent molecular structural growth in polyethylene Terephthalate Gupta, A Biswas, S.Lotha, D.K.Avasthi, S.N. Paul,  Journal of Applied Physics, 91 (2002) page-
  30. Gupta, Biswas, D Fink, D K Avasthi, N.Kumar, S Lotha, J.P.Singh, S.N.Paul, S.K.Bose, D.T.Khatting, Recrystallisation in Polyvinyledene fluoride upon law fluence swift heavy ion impact, App. Phy. Lett. 78, (2001) page-
  31. Electronic Let Induced Recrystallisation In Polymers. Gupta, A.Biswas, D.Fink, S.N.Paul, S.Lotha, D.K.Avasthi, J.P.Singh, N.Kumar, S.K.Bose, Nuclear Science Centre, New Delhi, Annual Report, 1999- 2000



  1. Visited Christian-Albrechts-Universität, [CAU]  Kiel, Germany from 23 June to 19th July 2017 and met with Prof Franz Faupel and Prof Rainer Adulung to explore the possibilities to write the joint proposal in the common field of interest.
  2. Development of environment friendly superhydrophobic polystyrene/sio2 coatings via sol-gel route ”, International Conference on Nano for Energy and Water (NEW-2017), Amrita Hooda , M.S. Goyat , Rajeev Gupta, R.K. Singh, Manish Prateek Megha Agrawal, Abhijit Biswas University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. 22 – 24 Feb. 2017.
  3. Delivered a Talk on Contact angle Goniometer (CAG) at “Workshop on Advanced Materials Characterization by Sophisticated Instruments” organized by the Department of Physics, UPES on 17th February, 2017
  4. Delivered a Talk on effect of anti-icing coating on the wings of aircraft” at CYIENT, Hyderabad, India on 18th Jan, 2017
  5. S. Goyat, Amrita Hooda, Rajeev K. Gupta, “Thermomechanical response and toughening mechanisms of ZrO2-epoxy nanocomposite”, International Conference on Materials Science & Technology 2016 (ICMTech 2016), Conference Centre, Delhi University, New Delhi, India. 1 – 4 March 2016. 
  6. Sudesh Sharma, P. Mandal, M.S. Goyat, Sanjay Kumar, Rajeev Gupta, “Absorption enhancement in CdS coated TiO2 solar cell material”, International Conference on Advanced Materials for Energy, Environment and Health (ICAM-2016), Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, India, March 4-7, 2016.  
  7. Paper presented on ‘The Digital Tracking Loop Enhancements for Mitigating Signal Interference in DVB-H and DVB-T, Salauddin Mohammad, Piyush Kuchhal, and Rajeev Kumar Gupta; International Conference on Intelligent Systems, Control & Manufacturing Technology (ICICMT’2015) March 16-17, 2015 Abu Dhabi (UAE).
  8. A Software approach for the prediction of Efficiency of three phase Induction motor at optimize iron losses, Raj Kumar Saini, Devender Kumar Saini, Rajeev Gupta and Piush Verma. Accepted & presented in IEEE International conference on power electronic, Thapar University, Patiala (India) (978-1-5090-4530-3/16/$31.00 ©2016 IEEE
  9. Paper presented on ‘ Development of super hydrophobic coating for preventing ice deposit on wind turbines’ on 14th Feb 2014 in  National Workshop on   Renewable Energy Systems for Mountainous Regions: Issues and Challenges in Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Chandigarh.  Vandana Yadav, Avanish K. Tiwari, R.K.Tripathi& Rajeev Gupta 
  10. Paper presented  on An anti-icing coating: a bright future in aviation industries in International Conference On Management Of Infrastructure (ICMI): Contemporary Issues & Way Forward (February 15, 2014), Vandana Yadav, Avanish K. Tiwari, R.K.Tripathi, Ajit Nigam & Rajeev Gupta
  11. Paper presented on hydrophobic coating and its application in two-day National conference on "Advances in Material Science for Energy Applications" at UPES Campus, Dehradun on January 9th & 10th, 2014Vandana Yadav1, Avanish K. Tiwari2, R.K.Tripathi3, Pravin Kumar & Rajeev Gupta
  12. Oral presentation entitled “Solar Energy: A great future with anti-dust coating”  for in International Conference On Management Of Infrastructure (ICMI): Contemporary Issues & Way Forward (February 15-16, 2013)
  13. Oral presentation in 51th accelerator user workshop from Dec. 17-18, 2011 at IUAC on “Development of Super hydrophobic Polymeric Coating induced by swift heavy Ions”
  14. Oral presentation in Paper entitled “Development of Oleo-phobic Polymeric Surface Induced by Ion Beams” 6th Uttarakhand State Science & Technology Congress From 13-15 Nov,2011
  15. Oral presentation entitled “modification in the polymeric material induced by ion beams” Conference name: 13th International Conference of the International academy of physical Sciences –CONIAP-2011 from 14-16 June, 2011
  16. Oral Presentation in 5th Uttarakhand State Science and Technology Congress (USSTC), 10th to 12th November, 2010 Dehradun, Uttrakhand
  17. Attended International Conference on Swift Heavy Ions in Materials Engineering and Characterization (SHIMEC 2010) Oct 6-9, 2010 Inter University Accelerator Centre, New Delhi, India
  18. Oral Presentation ‘development of anti-bacterial coating through ion beam’  in the Workshop on Ion beams for Biomaterial on 3rd August, 2010 at IUAC, New Delhi.
  19. Oral presentation in 47th accelerator user workshop from Dec. 17-18, 2009 at IUAC on Surface nano-patterning (nanoscale roughness) for enhancement of the lyophobic properties of polymer induced by swift heavy ions
  20. Attended two days National Seminar On Sustainable Development of Uttrakhand Through Non-Conventional Energy Resources from 15th to 16th July’10 organized by Uttrakhand Science Education & Research Centre (U-SERC) at  Dehradun.
  21. Attended two days national seminar on Analytical Science in Energy & Environment, at Indian Institute of Petroleum, Nov 19-20, 2009, Dehradun.
  22. Participate in one day regional conference for SDA’s, ESCO’s, EA’s, Industries, Government and Semi Government on Solar Energy Organized by Uttrakhand, Renewal Energy Development Authority, Dehradun at UPES, Dehradun, 20th June, 2009.
  23. Presented research paper entitled “Study of the evolution of various gases and the recrystallization effect induced by swift heavy ions in the polymers in First Uttranchal State Science Congress conference Organized by Uttranchal State Council for Science and Technology (UCOST) at Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun, India, 10th – 11th November, 2006)
  24. Attended a tutorial on Solar Photovoltaic Technologies: Basics to Application at Indian Association for Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, 29th to 31st January, 2007.
  25. Invited for the oral presentation at fourth international conferences MODEST, 10-14 Sept, 2006,  San Sebastian, Spain.
  26. Presented research paper in National conference on Energy and Environment and Energy conservation held UPES, Dehradun, India, 7th Feb, 2006.
  27. Attended national work shop on role of Institutions in developing Science and technologies in rural area held at Dehradun Institute of Technology, Dehradun on 20th January, 2006.
  28. Participate in National Seminar on Perspective in Engineering Optics and Spectroscopy at Inderpresth Engineering College, Sahibabad, 27th April -29th April, 2005.
  29. Invited for the oral presentation at 4th international conference, MODEST- 2002, (30th June – 4th July), Budapest, Hungary.
  30. Oral presentation in National conference on Laser and   Spectroscopy, held in Meerut, India. (28th – 31st Dec), 2001

PhDs Guided

Sl. No

Name of candidate

Area of work

Stage of work



Mrs. Amrita Hooda

Development and pattern analysis of transparent super-hydrophobic nanocomposite coating for solar panel

Abstract cleared



Mr Raj Kumar Saini 

“Design and Performance optimization of three phase squirrel cage induction motor for Rural Area Applications”

Abstract cleared




Col CPS Pasricha

“Architecture, Modeling and Simulation of an Integrated Intelligent Microgrid for Remote Military Stations of The Armed Forces

Synopsis cleared



Isaac R 

“Study of Di-Electric Properties of Porcelain Insulator with Nano Structured Super-Hydrophobic Coating”





“Tracking Loop Enhancements for mitigating signal interference and adjusting signal power”





Neeraj Kumar


Development of hydrophobic polymer induced by ion beams”




Pravin Kumar                        

Fabrication of  hydrophobic thin film for industrial application.”




Rishi Diwan

“Development of lyophobic property in polymer induced by ion beams





Research Projects

“Development of super hydrophobic transparent polymer coating induced by ion beams to increase the efficiency of solar panels by self-cleaning process” (Funded by the Inter University Accelerator Centre, New Delhi), budget -  Rs. 6, 51,000           [Completed]



A Published article (APL, Vo. 78, P 4136, 2001) has been included in the “Energy Citations Database” an official website of department of Energy (DOE), U.S.A. as bibliographic records of important literature in disciplines of interest to DOE




[1] Encyclopedic Dictionary Of Nanoscience

Co-author: Parag Diwan, Rajeev K. Gupta

Publisher: Pentagon Press, New Delhi


[2] Encyclopedic Dictionary Of Solar Photovoltaic

Co-author: Parag Diwan, Rajeev Gupta

Publisher: Pentagon Press, New Delhi


[3] Engineering Electronics

Co-author:  Rajeev Gupta & Abhijit Biswas

Publisher:  PragatiPrakashan, Meerut, India.


[4] Solid State Device and Circuits

Co-author:  Rajeev Gupta & Abhijit Biswas

Publisher:  PragatiPrakashan, Meerut, India.


[5] Electrical Engineering

 Co-author:  Rajeev Gupta & Abhijit Biswas

 Publisher:  PragatiPrakashan, Meerut, India.


[6] Experiments in Electronics and Electrical Engineering

 Author: Rajeev Gupta

 Publisher:  Pragati Prakashan, Meerut, India.