Anshu Gaur

PhD (University of Illinois)

Assistant Professor, Department of MSE


Research Interest



  • PhD, Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008
    Thesis Title:Effects of Substrate and Molecular Adsorption on Raman Scattering from Individual Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes
    Supervisor:Prof. M. Shim
  • M.Tech, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 2001
  • BE, Ceramics Engineering, Regional Engineering College Rourkela, 1999



Electronic properties of Materials, Device Fabrication and Characterization 

  • A. Gaur and M. Shim. "Substrate-enhanced O2 Adsorption and Complexity in the Raman G-band Spectra of Individual Metallic Carbon Nanotubes," Physical Review B 78, 125422 (2008)

  • M. Shim, A. Gaur, K. T. Nguyen, D. Abdula, and T. Ozel, "Spectral Diversity in Raman G-band Modes of Metallic Carbon Nanotubes with Single Chirality," Journal of Physical Chemistry C 112, 13017 (2008)

  • K. T. Nguyen, A. Gaur, and M. Shim, "Fano Lineshape and Phonon Softening in Single Isolated Metallic Carbon Nanotubes," Physical Review Letters 98, 145504 (2007)

  • F. Hua, A. Gaur, Y. Sun, M. Word, J. Niu, I. Adesida, M. Shim, A. Shim and J. A. Rogers, "Processing Dependent Behavior of Soft Imprint Lithography on the 1-10 nm Scale," IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 5(3), 301-308 (2006)

  • Yan Ye, Rodney Lim, Harvey You, Evelyn Scheer, Anshu Gaur, Hao‐chien Hsu, Jian Liu, Dong Kil Yim, Aki Hosokawa, John M. White, "Invited Paper: Development of High Mobility Zinc Oxynitride Thin Film Transistors", SID Symposium Digest of Technical Papers 06/2013; 44(1). DOI: 10.1002/j.2168-0159.2013.tb06127.x

Samtel Centre for Display Technologies 

  • Sr. Process Engineer, Applied Materials Inc. USA, 2008-2012




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