Monica Katiyar

PhD (University of Illinois)

Professor, Department of MSE

Research Interest



  • PhD University of llinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1994
  • M.Eng. McMaster University, 1989
  • B.Tech. Indian institute of Technology Kanpur, 1987



  • Vikram Verma, M. Katiyar, Effect of the deposition parameters on the structural and magnetic properties of pulsed laser ablated NiO thin films, Thin Solid Films 527, 369-376, 2013

  • D. Gupta, M. Katiyar, Deepak, An analysis of difference in behaviour of top and bottom contact organic thin film transistors using device simulation, Organic Electronics, 10(5), 775- 784, 2009

  • Asha Sharma, Monica Katiyar, Deepak, S. Seki, and S.Tagawa "Room Temperature Ultra Violet Emission at 357 nm from Polysilane based organic light emitting diodes (OLEDs)" Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 143511, 2006

  • Saumen Mandal and Monica Katiyar, "Fabrication of organic thin film transistor using single drops of organic or hybrid insulator, conductor and semiconductor materials", filed for "U.S. patent" through Intellectual Venture (IN-837697-01-IN- REG) on April, 2013.


  • 2011-14 SBI Chair Professor, IIT Kanpur

  • 2002-03 BOYSCAST Fellowship, DST, Gov. of India

  • 2001 INAE Young Engineer Award, Indian National Academy of Engineering

  • 2000 Young Scientist Award, Council of Science and Technology, UP

  • 1994 Nellie Yeoh Whetten Award, American Vacuum Society



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IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

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