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Publications:


   

Edited Book

  1. Advances in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Eds. Ashutosh Sharma, Jayesh Bellare and Archana Sharma, National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi (2004).
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  2. Wave Dynamics and Stability of Thin Film Flow Systems, Eds. R. Usha, Ashutosh Sharma, B. S. Dandapat, Narasoa Publishing, New Delhi (2006).

In Refereed Journals


Book Chapters (refereed)

  1. Ruckenstein E. and Sharma A., A surface chemical explanation of tear film breakup and Its implications, In The Preocular Tear Film: In Health, Disease and Contact Lens Wear, pp.697-727, Ed. F. J. Holly, Dry Eye Institute, Inc., Lubbock, Texas (1986).
  2. Sharma A., Khanna R. and Reiter G., Adhesion failure and dewetting of thin liquid films, In Mittal Festschrift on Adhesion Science and Technology, pp.199-237, Eds. W. J. van Ooij and H. R. Anderson, VSP Publishers, Utrecht, The Netherlands (1998).
  3. Sharma A., Surface chemical pathways of the tear film breakup: Does corneal mucus have a role?, In Lacrimal Gland, Tear Film and Dry Eye Syndromes: Basic Science and Clinical Relevance, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol. 438, pp. 361-370, Eds. D. A. Sullivan, D. A. Dartt and M. A. Meneray, Plenum Press, NY (1998).
  4. Sharma A., Breakup and dewetting of the corneal mucus layer: An update, In Lacrimal Gland, Tear Film and Dry Eye Syndromes: Basic Science and Clinical Relevance, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol. 438, pp. 273-280, Eds. D. A. Sullivan, D. A. Dartt and M. A. Meneray, Plenum Press, NY (1998).
  5. Sharma A., Tiwari S., Khanna R. and Tiffany J., M. Hydrodynamics of meniscus induced thinning of the tear film, In Lacrimal Gland, Tear Film and Dry Eye Syndromes: Basic Science and Clinical Relevance, Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, vol. 438, pp. 425-432, Eds. D. A. Sullivan, D. A. Dartt and M. A. Meneray, Plenum Press, NY (1998).
  6. Sharma A., Khanna R., Konnur R., and Reiter G., Morphological pathways of pattern evolution and dewetting in thin liquid films, In Emulsions, Foams and Thin Films, Chapter 12, pp. 211-232, Ed. K. L. Mittal, Marcel Dekker, NY (2000).
  7. Kargupta K. and Sharma A., The science of mesoscale patterning of thin films by templating, In Advances in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, pp. 207-220, Eds. Ashutosh Sharma, Jayesh Bellare and Archana Sharma, National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi (2004).
  8. Sharma A., Self-organized structures in soft confined thin films, In Nano Science and Technology, Proceedings of the National Conference, pp. 601-614, Eds. A. K. Sood, K N. Ganesh, C. S. Sundar and A. K. Raychaudhuri, Pramana, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore (2005).
  9. A. Sharma, Self-organized meso-structures in confined soft materials, In Nano Scale materials: From Science to Technology, Eds. S. N. Sahu, R. K. Choudhury and P.Jena, pp.63-76, Nova Science Publishers (2006).
  10. R. Khanna, N. K. Agnihotri, A. Sharma, Kinetics of dewetting, In Kinetics of Phase Transitions, Eds. S. Puri and V. Wadhawan, pp. 262-318, CRC Press (2009).
  11. V. M. Naik, R. Mukherjee, A. Majumder and A. Sharma, Super functional materials: creation and control of wettability, adhesion and optical effects by meso-texturing of surfaces, In Current Trends in Science, pp. 129-148, Ed. N. Mukunda, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, Platinum Jubilee Special (2009).
  12. A. Majumder, A. Sharma and A. Ghatak, Bio-inspired adhesion and adhesives: controlling adhesion by micro-nano-structuring of soft surfaces, In Microfluidics and Microfabrication, Springer US, Ed. S. Chakraborty, pp. 283-307 (2010).
  13. R. Mukherjee and A. Sharma, Self-organized meso-patterning of thin polymer films, Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, American Scientific Publishers, Ed. H. S. Nalwa, Vol. 23, 1-51 (2011).
  14. R. Mukherjee, A. Sharma and U. Steiner, Surface instability and pattern formation in thin polymer films, In Generating Micro- and Nanopatterns on Polymeric Materials, pp. 217-265, Eds. Eduard Arzt and Aranzazu del Campo, Wiley-VCH Verlag (2011).

Papers in Conference Proceedings

  1. A. Sharma, A. Sharma and N. Verma, N. Sankararamakrishnan, Iron doped microporous activated carbon (phenolic resin) as an adsorbent for arsenic removal, In CBEE 2009: Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference on Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering, 491-493 (2010).
  2. Ray B., Biswas G. and Sharma A., Bubble entrapment Phenomenon in liquids, In Proceedings of the 20th National and 9th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Mumbai (2010).
  3. Sharma A., Many paths to self-organized meso-structures in polymers, In Annals of the Indian National Academy of Engineering 2, 97-104 (2005).
  4. Sharma A., Self-organized Meso-Structures in Confined Soft Materials, In Proceedings of Indo-US Workshop on Nanoscience and Nantechnology, Puri, Nova Publishers (2004).
  5. Sharma A., Anatomy and physiology of highly confined soft thin films: spontaneous creation of meso-structures by surface instabilities and dewetting, In Proceedings of Bhatnagar Laureates Symposium (2002).
  6. Sharma A. and Reiter G., A surface chemical analog of the tear film breakup on the cornea, In Supramolecular and Colloidal Structures in Biomaterials and Biosurfaces. Proceedings of the Royal Society-Unilever Indo - UK Forum in Materials Science and Engineering. Pp. 463-479, Eds. M. Lal, P. J. Lillford, V. M. Naik and V. Prakash, Imperial College Press (2000).
  7. Sharma A., Khanna R. and Reiter G., Spontaneous evolution of defects in ultrathin polymer films as a probe of intermolecular interactions, In Polymers Beyond 2000: Proceedings of Polymers'99. pp. 668-674, Ed. A. K. Ghosh, The Society for Polymer Science, New Delhi (1999).
  8. Sharma A. and Lakshmanan S. K., Effect of drop size on equilibrium contact angles of surfactant solutions, In Proceedings of the IIChE Golden Jubilee Congress: Engineering the Future for Human Well-Being. pp. 474-484, Ed. S. Nath, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, New Delhi (1997).
  9. Sandilya P., Biswas G. and Sharma A., Gas-phase controlled absorption for countercurrently flowing gas and liquid between two rotating disks, In Proceedings of Third ISHMT/ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference. pp. 341-346, Ed. G. Biswas, Narosa Publishing, New Delhi (1997).
  10. Reiter G., Casoli A., Sharma A. and Auroy P., Connectors in adhesion and contact angle hysteresis. JADH '97, In Proceedings of Conference on Adhesion (9 emes Journees d' Etudes Sur l'Adhesion; Edition SFV), pp. 68-73, Paris (1997).
  11. Sandilya P., Biswas G. and Sharma A., Effect of countercurrent and cocurrent flow of a gas and a liquid between two rotating disks on gas phase controlled absorption, in Advances in Chemical Engineering. pp 119-124, Eds. Y. B. G. Verma, Ch. D. Rao et al., Allied Publishers, New Delhi (1996).
  12. Khanna R. and Sharma A., Formation and growth of holes in thin films, in Advances in Chemical Engineering. pp 137-142, Eds. Y. B. G. Verma, Ch. D. Rao et al., Allied Publishers, New Delhi (1996).
  13. Khanna R. and Sharma A., Hydrophobic and hydrophilic acid-base interactions in coagulation and flotation, in Mineral Processing: Recent Advances and Future Trends. pp. 89-95, Ed. S. P. Mehrotra, Allied Publishers, New Delhi (1995).
  14. Sharma A., Spinodal decomposition of thin polymer films, in Polymer Science: Recent Advances, pp 884-887, Ed. I. S. Bharadwaj, Allied Publishers, New Delhi (1994).
  15. Sharma A., Wettability and surface chemical properties of extracellular glycoproteins-glycocalix, in Polymer Science: Contemporary Themes, pp.997-1002, Ed. S. Sivaram, Tata McGraw Hill, New Delhi (1990).