2011-2017 PhD in Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
2009-11 M. Tech. in Computational Techniques, University of Hyderabad
2005-07 M. Sc. in Physics, Ravenshaw University, Cuttack
2001-04 B. Sc. in Physics Hons., Udala College, North Orissa University, Baripada
Current Research Interest:
Electrical and thermal transport in low-dimensional systems.
Vignan’s University, Guntur, India Assistant Professor July-December 2017
1.Mn substitution controlled Li-diffusion in single crystalline nanotubular LiFePO4 high rate-capability cathodes: Experimental and theoretical Studies, A K Budumuru, M Viji, Ajit Jena, B. R. K. Nanda, C Sudakar, Journal of Power Sources 406, 50 (2018).
2.Priyadarshini Parida, Ravi Kashikar, Ajit Jena and B. R. K. Nanda, Universality in the electronic structure of 3d transition metal oxides, J. Phys. Chem. Solids, 123, 133 (2018).
3.Ajit Jena, D. Murali and B. R. K. Nanda, Designing non-polar metallic interfaces using insulating transition metal olivine phosphates, Adv. Theory Simul., 1, 1700007 (2018).
4.Ajit Jena and B. R. K. Nanda, Engineering diffusivity and operating voltage in lithium iron phosphate through transition-metal doping, Phys. Rev. Applied, 7, 034007 (2017).
5.Ajit Jena and B. R. K. Nanda, Unconventional magnetism and band gap formation in LiFePO4: consequence of polyanion induced non-planarity, Scientific Reports, 6, 19573 (2016).