• A-364, CVR Hall Of Residence, NIT Rourkela, Odisha - 769008

Sakshi Kakkar

                                                Curriculum Vitae                                                                                                  

Permanent Address

House :  360, BANK ENCLAVE

City      :  JALANDHAR 

State    : PUNJAB - 144003



* MSc Physics

2015 - 2017
National Institute Of Technology, Rourkela

Persuing Semester I 

* BSc(H) - Physics

2010 - 2013
Gargi College, University Of Delhi, Delhi

Percentage - 76.5

* Higher Secondary(+2)

2007 - 2009
Apeejay School ( CBSE Board ) , Jalandhar

Percentage - 84.8

* Secondary( 10th )

2006 - 2007
St. Joseph's Convent School ( ICSE Board ), Jalandhar

Percentage - 92.6

Career Objective

Hard working student with proven leadership and organizational skills, and minute attention to detail. Seeking to leverage acquired academic knowledge and work effectively in achieving career goals and to persue doctorate degree in High Energy Physics.

Projects Undertaken

TITLE : ‘Study of Silicon Strip Sensors for the present and future particle colliders’ 

Supervisor : Dr. Kirti Ranjan,University Of Delhi

Description :  General properties of semiconductors ( with emphasis on Silicon ) and reverse biased p-n junction have been studied to understand the operation of these sensors. The influence of various physical and geometrical parameters on the breakdown performance of silicon strip detectors and techniques to improve it have also been studied and analysed.This analysis was performed using two dimensional simulation program, ATLAS (Silvaco Tools).

Computational Skills

Programming Language : FORTRAN, C, C++ 

Core Competencies

  • Hard working with a positive mental attitude
  • Patient and calm with a good leadership quality
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Sincere towards the work field
  • Dire interest to learn new things

Workshops / Lectures Attended

  • Aero Modelling Workshop organized by ‘Radical works’ at Miranda House College, DU
  • Self Defence Training organized by Delhi Police at Gargi College, DU
  • Lecture on Blackholes and Astrophysics conducted at Miranda House College, DU
  • Astrophysics fest conducted at IIT Delhi

Awards and Honours

  • Was the 4th topper in class ten examination in Jalandhar
  • Held AIR - 51 in Maths Olympiad in class - 8
  • Awarded with the best debator award for two consecutive years in Secondary School  

Languages Known

English, Hindi, Punjabi


  • Photography
  • Reading 
  • Travelling
  • Writing 

Extracurricular Activities

  • Street Play participant during graduation
  • Work as a volunteer at ' The Art Of Living ' NGO
  • Vice President of the College Physics Society and Physics Magazine Team during graduation
  • Member of the ' Science Club ' at NIT
  • Member of the cinematography club ' CINEMATICS ' at NIT
  • Member of a club ' AASRA ' at NIT ; This club is about providing education to the less privileged children of our society

Personal Details

            NAME    :  Sakshi Kakkar

               DOB    :  03 February, 1991

        GENDER    :  Female   


       FATHER'S   : Anil Kakkar                                                                                                                                                   NAME          

     MOTHER'S   : Sunita Kakkar                                                                                                                                             NAME

CONTACT NO   : +91 - 9899061963

          MAIL ID   : sakshi_kakkar3291@yahoo.com