• Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Mohammad Qureshi*, Rational design of hierarchical ZnO superstructures for efficient charge transfer mechanistic and photovoltaic studies of hollow, mesoporous, cage-like nanostructures with compacted 1D building blocks, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016,18, 5344.

  • Avishek Banik, Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Tushar Kanta Sahu and Mohammad Qureshi*, Understanding the role of silica nanospheres with their light scattering and energy barrier properties in enhancing the photovoltaic performance of ZnO based solar cells, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016, 18, 27818.

  • Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Mohammad Qureshi*, Graphitic Carbon Nitride as a Photovoltaic Booster in Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells: A Synergistic Approach for Enhanced Charge Separation and Injection, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2016, 4, 5528.

  • Dipankar Barpuzary, Avishek Banik, Gaurangi Gogoi, Mohammad Qureshi*, Noble metal-free counter electrodes utilizing Cu2ZnSnS4 loaded with MoS2 for efficient solar cells based on ZnO nanowires co-sensitized with CuInS2-CdSe quantum dots, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 14378.

  • D.C. Joshi, D.D. Harish, S.Nayak, D. Roy, Mohammad Qureshi, R.L.N. Saiprasad, T. Shiyani, D. Pamu, and S. Thota, Growth mechanism and electron spin resonance studies of Zn1?xNixO/NiO two-phase nanocomposite, IEEE transactions; 2015

  • Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Mohammad Shaad, Mohammad Qureshi*, Ethyl Cellulose and Cetrimonium Bromide Assisted Synthesis of Meso-porous, Hexagon Shaped ZnO Nanodisks with Exposed  {0001} Polar Facets for Enhanced Photovoltaic Performance in Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 13266.

  • Gaurangi Gogoi, Sonia Arora, Mohammad Qureshi*, Quaternary semiconductor Cu2ZnSnS4 loaded with MoS2 as a co-catalyst for enhanced photo-catalytic activity, RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 40475.

  • Dipankar Barpuzary, Avishek Banik, Aditya Narayan Panda, Mohammad Qureshi*, Mimicking the Heteroleptic Dyes for an Efficient 1D-ZnO Based Dye - Sensitized Solar Cell Using the Homoleptic Ruthenium(II)Dipyridophenazine Complex as a photosensitizer; J. Phys. Chem. C; 2015, 119, 3892.

  • Mohammad Qureshi*, Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Sourabh Soni, Enhanced photovoltaic performance of mesoporous SnO2 based solar cells utilizing 2D MgO nanosheets sensitized by a metal-free carbazole derivative, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 4291.

  • Dipankar Barpuzary, Anindya S. Patra, Jayraj V. Vaghasiya, Bharat G. Solanki, Saurabh S. Soni,and Mohammad Qureshi*, Highly Efficient One-Dimensional ZnO Nanowire-Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell Using a Metal-Free, D???A-Type, Carbazole Derivative with More than 5% Power Conversion, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2014, 6, 1262.

  • D C Joshi, S Thota, S Nayak, D D Harish, P Mahesh, A Kumar, D Pamu and Mohammad Qureshi*, The dielectric behavior of Zn1?xNixO/NiO two-phase composites; J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys.  2014, 47, 435305.

  • Anindya Sundar Patra, Natarajan Vinoth Kumar, Dipankar Barpuzary, Mahuya De,Mohammad Qureshi*, Strontium doped lanthanum manganites for efficient and robust photocatalytic water oxidation coupled with graphene oxide, Mater. Lett. 2014, 131, 125.

  • Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Dipankar Barpuzary, Mohammad Qureshi*, Enhanced photovoltaic performance utilizing effective charge transfers and light scattering effects by the combination of mesoporous, hollow 3D-ZnO along with 1D-ZnO in CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.,  2014, 16, 9625.

  • Dipankar Barpuzary, Mohammad Qureshi*, Enhanced Photovoltaic Performance of Semiconductor-Sensitized ZnO-CdS Coupled with Graphene Oxide as a Novel Photoactive Material, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2013, 5, 11673.

  • Ziyauddin Khan, Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Anil Kumar Vardhaman, Dipankar Barpuzary, Chivukula V. Sastri and Mohammad Qureshi*, Visible light assisted photocatalytic hydrogen generation and organic dye degradation by CdS-metal oxide hybrids in presence of graphene oxide, RSC Advances, 2012, 2, 12122.

  • Ziyauddin Khan, Mohammad Qureshi*, Tantalum doped BaZrO3 for efficient photocatalytic hydrogen generation by water splitting, Cataly. Commun., 2012, 28, 82.

  • Ziyauddin Khan, Tridip Ranjan Chetia, Mohammad Qureshi*, Rational design of hyperbranched 3D heteroarrays of SrS/CdS: synthesis, characterization and evaluation of photocatalytic properties for efficient hydrogen generation and organic dye degradation, Nanoscale, 2012, 4, 3543.

  • Ziyauddin Khan, Momina Khannam, N. Vinothkumar, Mahuya De, Mohammad Qureshi*, Hierarchical 3D NiO-CdS heteroarchitecture for efficient visible light photocatalytic hydrogen generation, J. Mater. Chem. 2012, 22, 12090.

  • Dipankar Barpuzary, Ziyauddin Khan, N. Vinothkumar, Mahuya De, Mohammad Qureshi*, Hierarchically Grown Urchinlike CdS@ZnO and CdS@Al2O3 Heteroarrays for Efficient Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116, 150.

  • Ziyauddin Khan, Dipankar Barpuzary, Oruganti Baswant, Sanjeeb Sutradhar, Mohammad Qureshi*, Directed growth of 1D cadmium sulfide by chemically anchored Al2O3 and ZnO nanoparticles, Materials Lett., 2011, 65, 1168.

Publications from PhD and Postdoctoral work:

  • Mohammad Qureshi*, Ziyauddin Khan, S. Sundar Manoharan, Excited state energy distributions in stereo selective white light emission of 1,2-dibenzthiazolyl ethylene isomers, Chem. Phys. Lett, 2009, 473, 184.

  • Chung - Han Wu, Mohammad Qureshi*, Chung-Hsin Lu, Crystallization and characterization of Pb2Nb2O7 thin films prepared at high pressure and low temperature, J. Phys.  Chem. Solids, 2008, 69, 475.

  • Mohammad Qureshi*, Chung Hsin Lu, Synthesis and photoluminescent properties of neodymium-ion doped perovskite oxides, Solid State Commun., 2007, 142, 85.

  • Chung Hsin Lu, S.V. GodBole, Mohammad Qureshi*, Luminescence and energy transfer characteristics of Tb3+ and Ce3+ codoped BaBPO5 Phosphors, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 2006, 45, 2606.

  • Mohammad Qureshi*, S. Sundar Manoharan, High mobility electron-transport material based on 2,5-dibenzthiazolyl thiophene, J. Appl. Phys., 2005, 97, 096101.

  • Samarender P. Singh, Y.N. Mahapatra, Mohammad Qureshi*, S.Sundar Manoharan, White organic light-emitting diodes based on spectral broadening in electroluminescence due to formation of interfacial exciplexes, Appl. Phys. Lett, 2005, 86,113505.

  • Mohammad Qureshi*, S. Sundar Manoharan, Samarender P. Singh and Y.N. Mohapatra, Electroluminescent properties of dimeric bis(2-(2?-hydroxyl phenyl)benzthiazolate)zinc (II) complex, Solid State Commun., 2005, 133, 305.

  • S. P. Singh, Y.N. Mohapatra, Mohammad Qureshi*, S. S. Manoharan, Time domain spectroscopic study of PL decay in zinc benzothiazole suitable for white light emitting OLEDs, Synth. Metal., 2005, 155, 376.

  • S. Sundar Manoharan, Mohammad Qureshi*, White light electroluminescence in zinc sulfide: polyflourene blends, Phys. Stat. Sol. (a), 2005, 202, 1124.

  • Mohammad Qureshi*, S. Sundar Manoharan, Photo generated time-of-flight mobility measurements in novel electron transport material: 2,5-dibenthiazolyl thiophene, Phys. Stat. Sol. (a), 2004, 201, 60. 

  • Ranjan K. Sahu, Mohammad Qureshi*, Manju L Rao, S. Sundar Manoharan, A.K. Nigam, Ruthenium-induced enhanced magnetization and metal-insulator transition in two-dimensional layered manganites, Appl. Phys. Lett., 2002, 80, 88.

  • Ranjan K. Sahu, S. Sundar Manoharan Mohammad Qureshi*, Manju L Rao, A.K. Nigam, Enhanced magnetic and metal-insulator transition in Ru-doped layered manganites, J. App. Phys., 2002, 91, 7724.

  • Sreya Dutta, Mohammad Qureshi*, S. Sundar Manoharan, Luminescent properties of Eu3+/ Y2O3 ultrafine powders prepared by rapid microwave combustion route, J. Mater. Sci. Lett, 2002, 21, 1077.

  • Book Chapter: Dipankar Barpuzary, Mohammad Qureshi*; Graphene Filled Polymers for Photovoltaics, Springer Publishers; 2015

  • Y. N Mahapatra, Samarender Pratap Singh, S. Sundar Manoharan, Mohammad Qureshi*,   Indian Patent, 1774/Del/04.

  • S. Sundar Manoharan, Ranjan Kumar Sahu, Manju L Rao, Mohammad Qureshi, J. Prasanna, Indian Patent/523/Del/2001.

Dr. Mohammad Qureshi
Materials Science Laboratory
IIT Guwahati, Guwahati - 781039
Publications/ Patents/ Book Chapters:
Independent (*Corresponding Author) publications from IIT Guwahati:
Tushar Kanta Sahu, Adit Kumar Shah, Gaurangi Gogoi, Anindya Sundar Patra, Mohammad Shaad Ansari and Mohammad Qureshi*; Effect of surface overlayer in enhancing the photoelectrochemical water oxidation of in-situ grown one dimensional spinel zinc ferrite nanorods directly onto the substrate; Chem. Commun., 2018,54, 10483
Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Avishek Banik, Anamika Kalita, Parameswar Krishnan Iyer , Mohammad Qureshi* ; Multifunctional Hierarchical 3-D ZnO Superstructures directly grown over FTO glass substrate: Enhanced Photovoltaic and Selective Sensing Applications, J. Mater. Chem. A. 2018, 6, 15868
Avishek Banik, Mohammad Ansari, Suhaib Alam, Mohammad Qureshi*; Thermodynamic Barrier and Light scattering Effects of Nanocube Assembled SrTiO3 in Enhancing the Photovoltaic Properties of Zinc Oxide based DSSC; J. Phys. Chem. C, 2018, 122, 16550
Anindya Sundar Patra, Gaurangi Gogoi, Mohammad Qureshi*, Ordered-Disordered BaZrO3 Hollow Nanospheres/ Carbon Dots Hybrid Nanocomposite: A New Visible-Light-Driven Efficient Composite Photocatalyst for Hydrogen Production and Dye Degradation. ACS Omega, 2018, 3 ,10980
Gaurangi Gogoi, Sam Keene, Anindya Sundar Patra, Tushar Kanta Sahu, Shane Ardo, Mohammad Qureshi*,  Hybrid of g-C3N4 and MoS2 integrated onto Cd0.5Zn0.5S: Rational design with efficient charge transfer for enhanced photocatalytic activity, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng.  2018, 6, 5, 6718
Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Ramesh Maragani, Avishek Banik, Rajneesh Misra, Mohammad Qureshi*, Enhanced photovoltaic performance using biomass derived nano 3D ZnO hierarchical superstructures and a D-A type CS-Symmetric triphenylamine linked bisthiazole,Electrochimica Acta, 2018, 259, 262
Tushar Kanta Sahu, Sonia Arora, Avishek Banik, Parameswar Krishnan Iyer and Mohammad Qureshi*, Efficient and rapid removal of environmental malignant Arsenic (III) and industrial dyes using re-usable, recoverable ternary Iron Oxide - ORMOSIL - Reduced Graphene Oxide composite, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2017, 5, 5912
Ramesh Maragani, Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Avishek Banik, Rajneesh Misra, and Mohammad Qureshi*, Cs-Symmetric Triphenylamine-Linked Bisthiazole-Based Metal-Free Donor?Acceptor Organic Dye for Efficient ZnO Nanoparticles-Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Synthesis, Theoretical Studies, and Photovoltaic Properties, ACS Omega  2017, 9, 5981
Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Avishek Banik, Mohammad Qureshi*, Morphological tuning of photo-booster g-C3N4 with higher surface area and better charge transfers for enhanced power conversion efficiency of quantum dot sensitized solar cells, Carbon, 2017, 121, 90.
Anindya Sundar Patra,  Gaurangi Gogoi,  Ranjan Kumar Sahu and  Mohammad Qureshi*, Modulating the electronic structure of lanthanum manganite by ruthenium doping for enhanced photocatalytic water oxidation, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017,19, 12167.
Avishek Banik, Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Mohammad Qureshi*; Efficient energy harvesting in SnO2 based dye- sensitized solar cell utilizing nano-amassed mesoporous zinc oxide hollow microspheres as synergy boosters; 2018, ACS Omega, Accepted
Anindya S. Patra, Manendra S. Chauhan, Sam Keene, Gaurangi Gogoi, K. Anki Reddy, Shane Ardo, Dasari L. V. K. Prasad, and Mohammad Qureshi*; New Insights into the Synergistic Effects of Cerium Doping, Oxy-gen Vacancies, and Structural Distortions in Photocatalytic Hy-drogen Production Efficiency of BaZrO3-x Hollow Nanospheres: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study; J. Phys. Chem. C, 2018, Just Accepted