Shivaraj Maidur

cv for phd project in the university of sheffield


Dear sir, i have seen your advert and gone through the details, now i am very interested to work with your group. I had met all your eligibility criteria and decided to apply for this position to contribute my ideas to your group.

Work History

Work History
May 2015 - Present

Project Assistant

KLEIT Hubli, Karnataka, India.

I have joined here as a project assistant on 25th may 2015, i am carrying a project having title, "Investigation of third harmonic generation and optical studies in a PMMA doped chalcone derivatives".


May 2013 - May 2015

Master of Science in physics

Christ university bengaluru

Specialization: Materials Science

Total percentage : 68.8%

Jun 2010 - May 2013

Bachelor of Science

Vidyavahini first grade college, tumkur

Subjects: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

Languages: Kannada and English

Total percentage: 77.79%

Jun 2008 - Mar 2010

Pre-University coarse

KH Patil PU college, Hirekerur

Subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology

Languages: Kannada and English

Total percentage: 48.5%

Jun 2005 - Apr 2008

High School (SSLC)

Sri Kumareshvara high school, Rattihalli

Subjects: Science, Mathematics and Social Science

Languages: Kannada, English and Hindi

Total percentage: 80.32%

My Ambition: I Want to become a Scientist.

Area of Interests: Materials science, Optics and laser technology, Advanced materials and Nanotechnology, Condensed matter physics, Superconductors and Magnetic Materials.

Work experience: At present i am working as a project assistant and i have 8 months research experience in the areas like Condensed matter physics and optics. Working under the guidance of Dr. P S Patil at KLEIT Hubli, Karnataka, India. Our work consists of studying Nonlinear optical properties of a newly synthesized chalcone derivatives using Z-scan technique. Recently we have submitted the paper regarding our work to the Science direct journal, right now communicating with the reviewer. 

Project work in MSc: Under the guidance of Dr. Suza Elizabeth, Chief Scientist in crystallization Department of Physics at Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru, we have completed  our project work  in the month of February 2015. SYNTHESIS, STRUCTURAL AND DIELECTRIC INVESTIGATION OF TbMn(1-X)FeXO3, This is the title of our project work. Where (X= 0.1, 0.2, ....., 1). We have synthesized and solved crystal structures of all members of the series, then dielectric properties were studied in order to fulfill our project work to obtain the MSc degree in Physics.

Conferences attended: 

1) 6th annual KSTA (Karnataka science and technology academy) conference in 2013 Dec 20 & 21 at Christ University Bengaluru . State level conference on "Science and technology challenges for promoting innovative research and development".

2) KSTA and department of physics, Christ University Bengaluru Organizes the conference on "Recent advances in the frontier areas of physics", 2014 august 13 & 14.

3) The National degree college, jayanagara bengaluru organizes the state level conference on "Recent trends in Materials Science", 2014 sept 26th.

4) Certificate coarse in "Astronomy and Astrophysics", during Dec 13 - Mar 14