Manashi Nath

  Assistant Professor of Chemistry

  347A Schrenk Hall
  Missouri University of Science and   Technology  
  Rolla, MO 65409-0010
  (573) 341-7160

  Indian Institute Of Science, Ph.D.

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  • Superconducting nanostructures
  • Growth of nanowires/nanotubes on custom-made surfaces
  • Multifunctional nanostructures
  • Explore new inorganic compositions for nanowire/nanotube formation 



 "Growth of vertically aligned CdTe nanorod arrays through patterned electrodeposition", Sukhada Mishra, Manashi NathNano Energy, Volume 2, Issue 6, November 2013, Pages 1207-1213. 

 "Soft-chemical Synthetic Route to Superparamagnetic FeAs@C Core-Shell Nanoparticles Exhibiting High Blocking Temperature", Prachi Desai, Kai Song, Jakub A Koza, Akshay Pariti,Manashi NathChem.      Mater.201325, 1510.

 "Synthesis of Superconducting Nanocables of FeSe Encapsulated in Carbonaceous Shell", Sukhada Mishra, Kai Song, Jakub A. Koza, Manashi NathACS Nano 7(2) (2013), 1145.

 "Solvothermal Synthesis of ReSe2 Nanotubes Using Sacrificial Templates", D. Seley, Manashi Nath, B. A. Parkinson, J. Mater. Chem. 19 (2009) 1532 .

 "Semiconducting MoS2 nanowires with a metallic Au tip" Manashi Nath, S. Riha, K. Y. Chick, B. A. Parkinson, (manuscript in preparation).

 "Myriad of MgB2 Nanostructures synthesized by innovative techniques", Manashi Nath, B. A. Parkinson, (manuscript in preparation).

 "Superconducting Nanohelices of MgB2 Grown On A Substrate", Manashi Nath, B. A. Parkinson, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129 (2007) 11302.

 "A Simple Sol-gel Synthesis of Superconducting MgB2 Nanowires, Manashi Nath, B. A. Parkinson, Adv. Mater. 18 (2006) 1865.

 "TaS2 Nanoplatelets Produced by Laser Ablation, K. Y. Chick, Manashi Nath, B. A. Parkinson, J. Mater. Res. 21 (2006) 1243.

 "Chemical routes to GeS2 and GeSe2 nanowires, Manashi Nath, A. Choudhury, C. N. R. Rao, Chem. Commun. (2004) 2698.

 "Nanoparticles Produced by Laser Ablation of HfS3 in Liquid Medium: Inorganic Fullerene-like Structures of Hf2S", Manashi Nath, C. N. R. Rao, Ronit-Popovitz Biro, Angi Albu-Yaron and Reshef Tenne, Chem.  Mater. 16 (2004) 2238.

‌ "Synthesis and Characterization of Magnetic Iron Sulfide Nanowires", Manashi Nath, Amitava Choudhury, Asish Kundu and C. N. R. Rao,Adv. Mater. 15 (2003) 2098.

 "Single-walled Carbon Nanotube Bundles Intercalated with Semiconductor Nanoparticles", Manashi Nath, Pallavi V. Teredesai, D. V. S. Muthu, A. K. Sood and C.N.R. Rao, Curr. Sci. 85 (2003) 956.

 "New Strategies for the Synthesis of t-Se Nanorods and Nanowires", U. K. Gautam, Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, J. Mater. Chem. 13 (2003) 2845.

 "Inorganic Nanotubes", (perspective article) C. N. R. Rao and Manashi NathDalton. Trans. (2003) 1.

 "Superconducting NbSe2 Nanostructures", Manashi Nath, S. Kar, A. K. Raychaudhuri and C. N. R. Rao, Chem. Phys. Lett. 368 (2003) 690.

 "Nanotubes of Group 4 Metal Disulfides", Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 41 (2002) 3451.

 "Nanotubes of the Disulfides of Group 4 and 5 Metals", Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, Pure Appl. Chem. 74 (2002) 1545.

 "Mo1-xWxS2 Nanotubes and Related Structures", Manashi Nath, K. Mukhopadhyay and C. N. R. Rao, Chem. Phys. Lett. 352 (2002) 163.

 "MoSe2 and WSe2 Nanotubes and Related Structures", Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, Chem. Commun. (2001) 2236.

 "New Metal Disulfide Nanotubes", Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 123 (2001) 4841.

 "Simple Synthesis of MoS2 and WS2 Nanotubes", Manashi Nath, A. Govindaraj and C. N. R. Rao, Adv. Mater. 13 (2001) 283.

 "Nanotubes", (Review Article), C. N. R. Rao, B. C. Satishkumar, A. Govindaraj and Manashi NathChem. Phys. Chem. 2 (2001) 78.

 "Surfactant-assisted Synthesis of Semiconductor Nanotubes and Nanowires", C. N. R. Rao, A. Govindaraj, F. L. Deepak, N. A. Gunari and Manashi NathAppl. Phys. Lett. 78 (2001) 1853.

 "Production of Aligned Carbon and Carbon-nitrogen Nanotubes by the Pyrolysis of Precursors on Silica Supported Iron and Cobalt Catalysts", Manashi Nath, B. C. Satishkumar, A. Govindaraj, C. P. Vinod and C.    N. R. Rao, Chem. Phys. Lett. 322 (2000) 333. 

 "Synthesis of Metal Oxide Nanorods using Carbon Nanotubes as Templates", B. C. Satishkumar, A. Govindaraj, Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, J. Mater. Chem. 10 (2000) 2115.

 "Metal nanowires and Intercalated Metal Layers in Single-walled Carbon Nanotube Bundles", A. Govindaraj, B. C. Satishkumar, Manashi Nath and C. N. R. Rao, Chem. Mater. 12 (2000) 202.

 "Studies of C60 and C70 Incorporated in Cubic Mesoporous Silica (MCM-48)", A. Govindaraj, Manashi Nath and M. Eswaramoorthy, Chem. Phys. Lett. 317 (2000) 35.