Institute Chair Professor (2007-); C V Seshadri Chair Professor (2012-); INAE Chair Professor (2011-2013); Ranjit Singh Chair Professor (2008-2011); Professor (1997-); Associate Professor (1994-97); Assistant Professor (1990-1994); Coordinator & PI, Unit on Nanosciences(2005-); Head, Department of Chemical Engineering (2003-05); Research Scientist, Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo (1987- 1990).
Visiting Appointments: University of Texas at Austin, 1997; University of Western Ontario, 2005; University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, 2006-07; WCU Visiting Professor, Yeungnam University, 2009-2013.
Honors and Awards
The Syed Husain Zaheer Medal (a triennial award for Engineering and Technology), Indian National Science Academy (2011).
N. Mittal, D. Deva, R. Kumar and A. Sharma, Exceptionally robust and conductive superhydrophobic free standing film of mesoporous carbon nanocapsule/polymer composite for multifunctional applications, Carbon 93, 492-501 (2015).
A. Verma, S. Sekhar, P. Sachan, P. D. S. Reddy and A. Sharma,Control of morphologies and length scales in intensified dewetting of electron beam modified polymer thin films under a liquid solvent mixture, Macromolecules 48, 3318-3326 (2015).
M. A. Ali, K. Mondal, C. Singh, B. D. Malhotra and A. Sharma, Anti-epidermal growth factor receptor conjugated mesoporous zinc oxide nanofibers for breast cancer diagnostics, Nanoscale 7, 7234-7245 (2015).
S. Jain, A. Sharma and B. Basu, Vertical electric field induced bacterial growth inactivation on amorphous carbon electrodes, Carbon 81, 193-202 (2014).
M. A. Ali, S. Srivastava, K. Mondal, P. M. Chavhan, V. V. Agrawal, R. John, A. Sharma, B. D. Malhotra, Surface functionalized nanopore titania Integrated microfluidic biochip, Nanoscale 6, 13958-13969 (2014).
T. Maitra, S. Sharma, A. Srivastava, Y.-K. Cho, M. Madou and A. Sharma, Improved graphitization and electrical conductivity of suspended carbon nanofibers derived from carbon nanotube/polyacrylonitrile composites by directed electrospinning, Carbon 50, 1753-1761 (2012).
S. Patil, A. Ranjan and A. Sharma, Pre-fracture instabilities govern generation of self- affine surfaces in tearing of soft viscoelastic elastomeric sheets, Macromolecules 45, 2066-2073 (2012). DOI: 10.1002/smll.201001939
A. Verma, A. Sharma and G. U. Kulkarni, Ultrafast large area micropattern generation in non-absorbing polymer thin-films by pulsed laser diffraction, Small 7, 758-765 (2011). DOI: 10.1002/smll.201001939
C. S. Sharma, H. Katepalli, A. Sharma and M. Madou, Fabrication and conductivity measurement of suspended carbon nanofiber arrays, Carbon 49 , 1727-1732 (2011).DOI:10.1016/j.carbon.2010.12.058