Ravindra Shinde Ravindra Shinde, Ph.D.
University of Twente
Faculty of Science and Technology

Carre building, CR 4037
P.O. Box 217
7500 AE Enschede
The Netherlands

Phone: +31-06-38888493
E-mail: r.l.shinde@utwente.nl

Education

July 2007 - August 2014 M.Sc. -- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Thesis: "ab initio calculations of optical properties of clusters"

Past Employment

01/2019 - 12/2020 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
05/2016 - 05/2018 National Postdoctoral Fellow, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
01/2016 - 05/2016 Assistant Professor in Physics, School of Nanoscience and Technology, Shivaji University, India
10/2014 - 10/2015 Postdoctoral Researcher, Universidad del Pais Vasco / Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, San Sebastian, Spain

Publications

  1. Ravindra Shinde, Sharma Yamijala, and Bryan Wong
    Improved band gaps and structural properties from Wannier–Fermi–Löwdin self-interaction corrections for periodic systems
    J. Phys. Condensed Matter. 33, 11, 115501 (2021).
  2. JCC Cover Art Fredy Aquino, Ravindra Shinde, and Bryan Wong
    [Cover Article] Fractional occupation numbers and self‐interaction correction‐scaling methods with the Fermi‐Löwdin orbital self‐interaction correction approach
    J. Comput. Chem. 41, 12, 1200-1208 (2020).
  3. PCCP Cover Art Sharma Yamijala, Ravindra Shinde, and Bryan Wong
    [Cover Article] Real-time degradation dynamics of hydrated per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in the presence of excess electrons
    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 22, 6804-6808 (2020).
  4. IOPCM Cover Art Ranjan Kumar Barikeq, Ravindra Shindeeq, and Abhishek Singh
    [Cover Article] Multiple triple-point fermions in Heusler compounds
    J. Phys.: Condens. Matter, 30, 375702 (2018).
  5. Ravindra Shinde* and Abhishek Singh,
    Nonlinear polarization and low-dissipation ultrafast optical switching in phosphorene
    Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122, 33, 19146-19152 (2018)

  6. Rinkle Junejaeq, Ravindra Shindeeq and Abhishek Singh,
    Pressure Induced Topological Phase Transition in CdGeSb2 and CdSnSb2
    J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 09 (9), 2202-2207 (2018)

  7. Ravindra Shinde* and Alok Shukla,
    First principles electron-correlated calculations of optical absorption in magnesium clusters,
    Eur. Phys. J. D, 71:301 (2017)

  8. Sunny Gupta, Rinkle Juneja, Ravindra Shinde, Abhishek K Singh,
    Topologically Nontrivial Electronic States in CaSn3
    J. Appl. Phys., 121 (21), 214901 (2017)

  9. Ravindra Shinde*
    Benchmarking Quantum Chemical Methods for Optical Absorption in Boron Wheels,
    ACS Omega, 01, 578-585 (2016)

  10. Ravindra Shinde*
    [Book] Interacting Particles Confined in Harmonic Oscillator Potentials,
    Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN 978 3 659 76768 5, (2015)
  11. Ravindra Shinde*
    [Thesis] Ab initio Calculations of Optical Properties of Clusters,
    arXiv:1607.06928
  12. Ravindra Shinde* and Meenakshi Tayade,
    Remarkable Hydrogen Storage on Beryllium Oxide Clusters: First Principles Calculations,
    J. Phys. Chem. C, 118 (31), 17200 - 17204 (2014)

  13. Ravindra Shinde* and Alok Shukla,
    Optical Absorption in Boron Cluster B6 and B6+ : A First Principles Configuration Interaction Singles Approach,
    Eur. Phys. J. D. 67, 98 (2013)
  14. Ravindra Shinde* and Alok Shukla,
    Large--Scale First Principles Configuration Interaction Calculations of Optical Absorption in Aluminum Clusters,
    Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys, 16, 20714 (2014)
  15. Ravindra Shinde* and Meenakshi Tayade,
    Optical Absorption in B13 Cluster: A Time Dependent Density Functional Approach,
    AIP Conf. Proc. 1512, 844 (2013)
  16. Ravindra Shinde and Alok Shukla,
    Large--Scale First Principles Configuration Interaction Calculations of Optical Absorption in Boron Clusters,
    Nano LIFE, 02, 1240004 (2012)

Presentations

  • "Ab initio Real Space Approaches to Electronic Structures of Solids - Wannier functions"
    Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
    1st Physics In-house Symposium 2011, Mumbai, India
    15th January 2011
  • "Nonlinear polarization and low-dissipation ultrafast optical switching in phosphorene"
    Indian Institute of Science
    In-House Symposium 2018, Bangalore, India
    23rd – 24th February 2018
    Best Presentation Award
  • "Nonlinear polarization and low-dissipation ultrafast optical switching in phosphorene"
    Department of Science and Technology (DST), Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB)
    National Postdoc Conclave 2018, New Delhi, India
    25th July 2018
    Best Presentation Award

Posters

  • International Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter (I2CAM) and JNCASR
    Emergent Properties and Novel Behavior at Nanoscale : A School and Conference
    Bangalore, India
    19th - 27th April 2010
  • International Center for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS)
    ICTS Condensed Matter School and Conference 2010
    Mysore, India
    12th - 23rd December 2010
    ab initio Real Space Approaches to Electronic Structures of Solids – Obtaining Wannier Functions
  • Indian Institute of Science & International Center for Theoretical Sciences
    International School on Topology in Quantum Matter
    Bangalore, India
    29th June - 13th July 2011
  • Mt Holyoke College
    Gordon Research Conference -- Clusters, Nanoscrystals & Nanostructures
    South Hadley, MA, USA
    24th - 29th July 2011
    Large-Scale Correlation Calculations and Optical Absorption in Small Boron Clusters
  • Centre European de Calcul Atomique et Moleculaire (CECAM), EPFL
    Theoretical Challenges in Electronic Structure of Clusters and Nanoparticles
    Lausanne, Switzerland
    4th -- 6th July 2012
    Large-Scale First Principles Correlation Calculations of Optical Absorption in Aluminum Clusters
  • Katholieke Universiteit
    International Symposium on Small Particles and Inorganic Clusters -- XVI
    Leuven, Belgium
    8th -- 13th July, 2012
    Optical Absorption in Boron Cluster B6: A First Principles Configuration Interaction Approach
  • Katholieke Universiteit
    International Symposium on Small Particles and Inorganic Clusters -- XVI
    Leuven, Belgium
    8th -- 13th July, 2012
    Large-Scale First Principles Correlation Calculations of Optical Absorption in Magnesium Clusters
  • Indian Institute of Science
    Asian Consortium for Computational Material Science: Theme Meeting on 2D Nanostructures
    Bangalore, India
    29th -- 30th July, 2012
    Absorption in Planar Boron Wheels: A First Principles Configuration Interaction Approach
  • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
    57th Department of Atomic Energy -- Solid State Physics Symposium 2012
    Mumbai, India
    3rd -- 7th December, 2012
    Optical Absorption in B13 Cluster: A Time Dependent Density Functional Approach
  • Gaussian Workshop
    Introduction to Gaussian: Theory and Practice
    New Delhi, India
    17th – 21st December, 2012
    Optical Absorption in B13 Cluster: A Time Dependent Density Functional Approach
  • International Center for Theoretical Physics
    16th International Workshop on Computational Physics and Material Science: Total Energy and Force Methods
    Trieste, Italy
    10th -- 12th January, 2013
    Optical Absorption in B19- Cluster: A Time Dependent Density Functional Approach
  • International Center for Theoretical Physics
    Hands on Tutorial on Electronic Structure Computations
    Trieste, Italy
    14th – 18th January, 2013
  • Wroclaw University of Technology
    20th International Conference on Electronic Properties of Two-Dimensional Systems (EP2DS-20)
    Wroclaw, Poland
    01st – 05th July, 2013
    ab initio Calculations of Optical Absorption in Planar Boron Wheels
  • Bhabha Atomic Research Center
    DAE BRNS Symposium on Current Trends in Theoretical Chemistry (CTTC-2013)
    Mumbai, India
    26th – 28th September, 2013
    Remarkable Hydrogen storage on Beryllium Oxide Clusters: First Principles Calculations
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Center for Advanced Scientific Research and Indian Institute of Science
    International Conference on Directions in Material Science
    Bangalore, India
    30th November – 1st December, 2013
    Remarkable Hydrogen storage on Beryllium Oxide Clusters: First Principles Calculations
  • Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual
    6th Time-Dependent Density Functional Theory : Prospects and Applications
    Benasque, Spain
    4th January -- 18th January, 2014
    UV-Visible Optical Absorption in Beryllium Oxide Clusters: A TDDFT Study
  • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
    1st IIT Bombay -- National University of Singapore Research Workshop “ENERGY 2014”
    Mumbai, India
    24th -- 25th February 2014
    Remarkable Hydrogen storage on Beryllium Oxide Clusters: First Principles Calculations
  • ICTP, Italy and Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune
    Materials Simulations Theory and Numerics Summer School (MASTANI 2014)
    Pune, India
    30th June -- 12th July 2014
  • Freidrich-Schiller University of Jena
    Octopus Code Developers Meeting
    Jena, Germany.
    26th -- 30th January 2015
  • Universidad del Pais Vasco
    Software Carpentry Workshop
    San Sebastian, Spain
    15th – 16th June 2015
  • Universidad del Pais Vasco
    Psi_k Conference
    San Sebastian
    06th – 10th September 2015
  • Indian Institute of Chemical Technology
    ACS-CRSI Symposium in Chemistry
    Hyderabad, India
    13th July 2017
  • Riverside Postdoctoral Association, UC Riverside
    2019 Postdoc Symposium
    Riverside, CA, USA
    4th November 2019
    2nd Award for Outstanding Research Poster
  • International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP)
    Online Workshop on Excited Charge Dynamics in Semiconductors
    Trieste, Italy
    28-30 September 2020