Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Physics
Dr. Basavaraja Sannakki
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Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Physics
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
E-mail: sannakki@rediffmail.com
Tel No.: +91 8472-263298 (O)
+91 8472-263205/06 (Fax)
Residence
H.No.C-2 Staff Quarters
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 105 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472-247120 (R)
+91 9449292894 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 22nd May, 1968
Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

M.Sc.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

 

M.Phil.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Topic : A Study on Rayleigh - Taylor Instability in Plasma in Transverse Magnetic Field

 

Ph.D.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Topic : Energy loss of Heavy Ions in Condensed and Gaseous Matter

December 22nd 2005
Areas of Specialization

Radiation Physics (including Environmental Radiation)

Teaching Experience
1. Lecturer, Govt. College, Sindhanoor from 28.12.1992 to 30.09.1994
2. Lecturer, Dept. of Physics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 01.10.1994 to 27.12.1997
3. Senior lecturer, Dept. of Physics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 28-12-1997 to 27-12-2002
4. Selection Grade Lecturer, Dept. of Physics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 28-12-2002 to till
Administrative Experience
1.

Warden, Krishna Hostel, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga during 2005-06.

2. BOS Member
3. BOE Member and Chairman
4. Member, B.Ed. Exam Squad
5. Member, M.Sc. Admission Committee
Research Projects

Completed (Co-Investigator)

Sl.No. Title of the project Funding Agency Duration

Amount sanctioned

1. Electronic and magnetic properties of granular films DST

January 2004 to

July 008

Rs.25.86 lakhs
2. High Energy electron irradiation and Energy loss in cross linking polymers DAE, BRNS 2004-2008  
Research Publications
1.

A study on Rayleigh-Taylor instability in plasma in transverse magnetic field. Basavaraja Sannakki, M.Phil. Dissertation (1992), Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

2.

Effect of an aligned Magnetic field on the growth of Rayleigh-Taylor Instability in a viscous and Conducting fluid.

T Sankarappa, S Basavaraja, R D Mathad, B S Krishnamurthy and N Rudraiah Indian Journal of Physics, 76B, 2, (2002) 193-196.

3.

Influence of transverse magnetic field on Rayleigh-Taylor instabilities in plasma. S Basavaraja, T Sankarappa, R D Mathad, B S Krishnamurthy and N Rudraiah. Proc. National Conference on Mathematical and Computational Models, Dec. 27-28, 2001, PSG College of Tech., Coimbatore.

4.

dE/dX measurements for heavy ions with Z=6-29 in polycarbonate. A Sharma, P K Diwan, S Kumar, S K Sharma, V K Mittal, S V S Nageswara Rao,  B Sannakki, S Ghosh and D K Avasthi. Nucl. Instr. and Meth. B194, (2002) 7-14.

5.

Slowing down of MeV heavy ions with Z=6-29 in PEN (C7H8O2). P K Diwan, S Kumar, V Sharma, S K Sharma, V K Mittal, B Sannakki, R D Mathad, K Uday kumar, s A Khan and D K Avasthi. Nucl. Instr. and Meth. B201, (2003) 389-395.

6.

Suppression of Rayleigh-Taylor Instability in Plasma by the Transverse Magnetic field. S Basavaraja, T Sankarappa, R D Mathad, B S Krishnamurthy and N Rudraiah. Accepted for publication in Asian Journal of Physics, 43/11(3),

7.

Energy Loss of Heavy Ions in Condensed and Gaseous Matter. Basavaraja Sannakki, Ph. D. Thesis (2005), Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

Papers presented in Conferences:

1.

The Rayleigh-Taylor instabilities in a finite layer plasma in transverse magnetic  field.  Basavaraja Sannakki, R D Mathad, B S Krishnamurthy and N Rudraiah. Inter. Nat. Conf. On non-linear analysis, August 1992, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

2.

Stopping power of gases for heavy ions. Basavaraja Sannakki, R D Mathad, Udaykumar Khadke, M T Lagare, N M Badiger, D Kabiraj and D K Avasthi, Proc. Mini work shop on swift heavy ions in polymers and insulating materials, Oct. 17-18, 2000, University of Pune, Pune.

3.

Optical properties of polycarbonate under irradiation by swift Ag ions. Basavaraja Sannakki, R D Mathad and D K Avasthi

Proc. 14th Annual General meeting and Theme Symposium on Novel Polymeric  Materials, PPO-40, Feb 11-13, 2003, BARC Mumbai,.

4.

Preparation and Characterization of Thin Polymer Films. Basavaraja Sannakki, H G Harish, R D Mathad, Seminar on Advances in Materials Science (AMS-06), 9-10, January 2006. Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

5.

Preparation of micron thin Polymer Films and their Characterization. Basavaraja Sannakki, H G Harish Kumar and R D Mathad. National Conference on Advances in Materials Science (AMS-07), PO4, pp 38 27-28, January 2006, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.

National/International Workshops/Short term courses/Schools/Colleges attended
1. Workshop on Fluid Mechanics, 18-19 November 1994, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
2. Level 1 workshop on Astronomical photometry, 29 September to 03 October 1997, IUCAA, Pune.
3. National Seminar-Regional Workshop on Polymer- Scenario, Past, Present and Future, 9-12 January 1998, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
4. International Conference on Swift Heavy Ions in Material Engineering and Characteristion-98, 19-22 October 1998, Nuclear Science Centre, New Delhi.
5. Remote Sensing awareness workshop, 11-12 October, 2000, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
6. Mini workshop on Swift Heavy Ions in polymers and Insulating Materials 17-18 October 2000, University of Pune, Pune.
7. Seminar on Accelerator Based Physics Research and Applications, 7 November 2000, Mangalore University, Mangalore.
8. Workshop on Experiments with Lasers, 23 January 2001, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
9. Orientation Programme for Researchers using Heavy Ion Accelerator, 8-13 October 2001, Nuclear Science Centre, New Delhi.
10. Workshop for Microtron Users, 24-25 October 2001, Mangalore University, Mangalore.
11. Remote Sensing awareness workshop, 20 March, 2004, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
12. National Workshop on Neutron Production using Accelerators and Applications, 27 March 2004, Mangalore University, Mangalore.
13. 14th Annual General meeting and Theme Symposium on Novel Polymeric Materials, 11-13 February 2003, BARC Mumbai.
14. Worked as organizing secretary and participated in one day Seminar on Trends in Physics and Café Scientifique in celebration of World Year of Physics 2005, held on 20-12-2005 at Department of Physics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
15. Attended a National Workshop on "Neutron Production using Accelerations and Applications" held on 27th March, 2004 at Mangalore University, Mangalore.
16. Attended and Presented a paper in the seminar on "Advances in Materials Science (AMS-06) held on 9th and 10th January, 2006 at Dept. of Materials Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
17. Attended and presented a paper in the National Conference on Advances in Materials Science (AMS-07) held on 27th and 28th January, 2007 at Dept. of Materials Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga jointly organised by GUG, PDA & BEC, Bagalkot.
18. Participated in Special Lecture Series for PG Students of Physical Science held on 5-7 November, 2007 at Dept. of Physics, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
19. Attended Seminar on Nano Sciences and Technology - Curriculum Development on 11th April, 2008 at Dept. of Materials Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
20. Attended the National Seminar on Empowerment of Backward Class Women held on 29th and 30th March, 2008 at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga jointly organised by GUG and Devaraj Urs Research Institute, Bangalore.
21. Attended National Seminar on Social Movement in India - Dr. B.R. Ambedkar's Perspective held on 17th March, 2008 at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
22. Attended Sensitization-Cum-Awareness Programme for Technology Information Facilitation Programme held on 17th November, 2007 at Gulbarga University, Gublarga.