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Dr. Manmohan D. Aggarwal

aggarwal1.jpgResearch Interests

  • Bulk Crystal Growth from Melt (Czochralski and Bridgman Stockbarger Techniques)
  • Ni-Based Superalloys
  • Solid State Devices Ion Implantation
  • Microgravity Research
  • Piezoelectric materials
  • Scintillator materials
  • Triboluminescent materials

 
Contact
Office: 124 V. M. Chambers Bld.
Phone: (256) 372-8132
E-Mail: mohan.aggarwal@aamu.edu

 

Recent Publications (latest from 219 publications)

1.     Disclosure of invention and New Technology “New and improved innovative synthesis for developing intense triboluminescent materials for optical damage sensors in space applications for structural health monitoring” by Aggarwal, M.D., Bhat, K.N., Edwards, V., Fontenot, R.S.,Hollerman, W.A. & Penn, B.G. MFS-33085-1 approved by NASA in end of August, 2013.

2.     A book “Pyroelectric Materials” by A.K. Batra and M.D. Aggarwal SPIE Press September 2013

3.     Fontenot, R. S., Bhat, K. N., Hollerman, W. A., & Aggarwal, M. D. (2013). Incorporation of Europium Dibenzoylmethide Triethylammonium into Polymers for Smart Impact Sensors. Polymers, (in press 2013).

4.     Fontenot, R. S., Bhat, K. N., Hollerman, W. A.,, Bhat, K.N. & Aggarwal, M. D., Effects of added uranium on the triboluminescent properties of europium dibenzoylmethide triethylammonium. J. Lumin. 144(2013)477-482.

5.    Fontenot, R. S., Bhat, K. N., Hollerman, W. A.,, Bhat, K.N. & Aggarwal, M. D.,Luminescent properties of lanthanide dibenzoylmethide triethylammonium compounds J. theoretical appl. Phy. (in press 2013)

6.     R.S. Fontenot, W.A. Hollerman, K.N. Bhat, and M.D. Aggarwal, Effects of Added Uranium on the Triboluminescent Properties of Europium Dibenzoylmethide Triethylammonium, Journal of Luminescence,  Volume 134, Pages 477-482, doi:10.1016/j.jlumin.2012.07.042  ( February 2013).


7.     R.S. Fontenot, W.A. Hollerman, K.N. Bhat, and M.D. Aggarwal, Comparison of Triboluminescent Light Yield Versus Impact Energy for Europium Tetrakis and ZnS:Mn Powders, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Physics, Volume 6, Article 15, doi: 10.1186/2251-7235-6-15, (August 23, 2012).


8.     W.A. Hollerman, R.S. Fontenot, K.N. Bhat, and M.D. Aggarwal, Measuring the Process Variability in Triboluminescence Emission Yield for EuD4TEA, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, Volume 43, Number 11, Pages: 4200-4203, doi:10.1007/s11661-012-1202-9, (November 2012).


9.     K.N. Bhat, R.S. Fontenot, W.A. Hollerman, and M.D. Aggarwal, Triboluminescent Research Review of Europium Dibenzoylmethide Triethylammonium (EuD4TEA) and Related Materials, International Journal of Chemistry, volume 1, issue 1, pages 100-118, (January 2012).


10.  W.A. Hollerman, R.S. Fontenot, K.N. Bhat, M.D. Aggarwal, C.J. Guidry, and K.M. Nguyen, Comparison of Triboluminescent Emission Yields for Twenty-Seven Luminescent Materials, Optical Materials, Volume 34, Issue 9, pages 1517-1521, doi:10.1016/j.optmat.2012.03.011, (July 2012).


11.  R.S. Fontenot, W.A. Hollerman, M.D. Aggarwal, K.N. Bhat, and S.M. Goedeke, A Versatile Low-Cost Laboratory Apparatus For Testing Triboluminescent Materials, Measurement, Volume 45, Issue 3, Pages 431-436, doi: 10.1016/j.measurement.2011.10.031, (April 2012).


12.  R.S. Fontenot, K.N. Bhat, W.A. Hollerman, M.D. Aggarwal, and K.M. Nguyen, Comparison of the triboluminescent yield and decay time for europium dibenzoylmethide triethylammonium synthesized using different solvents, CrystEngComm,  Volume 14, Issue 4, Pages 1382-1386, doi:10.1039/C2CE06277A, (February 2012)


13.  R.S. Fontenot, K.N. Bhat, W.A. Hollerman, and M.D. Aggarwal, Triboluminescent materials for smart sensors, Materials Today, Volume 14, Issue 6, Pages 292-293, doi:10.1016/S1369-7021(11)70147-X,  (June 2011)