International Journal of Materials and Chemistry

International Journal of Materials and Chemistry is a peer-reviewed international journal that publishes high impact work on the chemistry of novel materials. It covers the chemistry of materials in all forms, particularly materials associated with new technologies. Coverage is broad and includes the design and synthesis of materials, their characterization, processing, modeling, properties and applications.

Neelabh Srivastava

Post-doctoral Fellow, Institute for Semiconductor Optics and Functional Interfaces, Stuttgart University, Germany, Germany

Research Areas

Spintronics, Interfacial nanomagnetism, Thin film heterostructures, Swift Heavy Ion Irradiation, Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors


2007-2013PhDBanaras Hindu University, Varanasi (U.P.), India
2005-2007M.S.D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (U.P.), India
2002-2005B.S.D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (U.P.), India

Academic Achievement

SRI SHEO NIDHI LAL SRIVASTAVA memorial medal for obtaining highest marks in B.Sc. examination, 2005; awarded by St. Andrew’s College (affiliated to D.D.U. Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur), Gorakhpur (U.P.), India.
Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) awarded by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi, India.
Research Fellowship in Science for Meritorious Students (RFSMS) awarded by University Grants Commission (U.G.C.), New Delhi, India.

Publications: Journals

[1]  Effect of ion irradiation on magnetic property of exchange coupled interfacial structures of Fe/NiO and NiO/Fe on Si substrates Neelabh Srivastava and P. C. Srivastava Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids (Accepted;
[2]  Irradiation induced modifications in microstructural and magnetic property of Fe50Ni50 (Permalloy)/Si interfacial structure.P. C. Srivastava, P. S. Pandey, Neelabh Srivastava and M. K. Srivastava. Radiation Effects & Defects in Solids 169 (2014) 1-8.
[3]  Core level X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy study of exchange coupled Fe/NiO bilayer interfaced with Si substrate (Fe/NiO-nSi structure).Neelabh Srivastava, T. Shripathi and P. C. Srivastava.Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 191 (2013) 20-26
[4]  Synthesis of NiO Nanowires/Nanorods and Their Magnetic Characteristics.Neelabh Srivastava and P. C. Srivastava.Mater. Focus 2 (2013) 421-428.
[5]  Synthesis of wurtzite ZnS nanocrystals at low temperature.Prayas Chandra Patel, Neelabh Srivastava and P. C. Srivastava.J. Mater. Sci.: Mater Electron 24 (2013) 4098-4104.
[6]  A study on exchange coupled structures of Fe/NiO and NiO/Fe interfaced with n- and p- silicon substrates.Neelabh Srivastava and P. C. Srivastava.J. Appl. Phys. 111 (2012) 123909-1-9
[7]  Synthesis and characterization of (single- and poly-) crystalline NiO nanorods by a simple. chemical route.Neelabh Srivastava and P. C. Srivastava.Physica E 42 (2010) 2225-2230.
[8]  Realizing NiO nano-crystals from a simple chemical method.Neelabh Srivastava and P. C. Srivastava.Bulletin of Materials Science 33 (2010) 653-656.

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1]  Proceedings of National Seminar on Active and Smart Materials (NSASM-2012) “X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Study of Exchange Coupled FM/AFM (Fe/NiO) Bilayer Interfaced with Silicon (Si)” ISBN: 978-93-82062-10-3.