Dr. Nirat Ray is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at IIT Delhi. Her research interests include experimental and first-principles design of novel artificial solids made from nanoscale building blocks, electronic and quantum metamaterials. She completed her Ph. D. in Physics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA in 2014, Masters from IIT Delhi in 2009 and Bachelors from the University of Delhi in 2006. She has received many prestigious awards including International Fulbright Science and Technology Award and Schlumberger Foundation Faculty for Future Fellowship.
Synthesis and Characterization of Nanomaterial Based Designer Solids and Nanocomposites, Electron Beam Lithography, Electronic Charge Transport and Optical Properties, Semiconductor Nanostructures, Organic and Molecular Organic Semiconductors and Device Applications, Materials for Non-volatile Memory, Magnetic Nanowires and Magnetic Tunnel Junctions for Spintronics, Multiferroics, Computational Material Science.