Western Illinois University: Macomb Campus
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Department of Physics
- Ph.D. – Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 1996
- Nuclear and Particle Physics (Spring) – Phys 540
- Atomic and Molecular Optics (Fall) – Phys 576
- Mathematical Methods of Physics 1 (Spring) – Phys 467
- Graduate Seminar (Spring) – Phys 600
- Modern Experimental Physics (Fall) – Phys 470
- Classical Mechanics(Fall) - Phys 311
- Electrodynamics (Spring) - Phys 320
- Applied Physics I Labs(Fall) - Phys 114
- Applied Physics II Labs(Spring) - Phys 115
- General Physics I Labs(Fall) - Phys 124
- General Physics II Labs(Spring) - Phys 125
- University Physics I Labs (Fall) – Phys 211
Experimental AMO Physics
Current research interests:
- Synthesis and characterization of glasses doped with nano particles .
- Study their electronic and optical properties using optical absorption and fluorescence experiments.
- Investigating the effect of nanoparticles on the optical properties of rare earth ions in glasses.
- "The effect of host glass on the optical properties of Nd3+, Sm3+ and Dy3+ in lead borate glasses", M.B. Saisudha and J. Ramakrishna, Phys. Rev. B53, 6186 (1996).
- "The fluorescence of Nd3+ in lead borate and bismuth borate glasses with large stimulated emission cross-section", M.B. Saisudha, K.S.R. Koteshwara Rao, H.L. Bhat and J. Ramakrishna, J. Appl. Phys. 80, 4845 (1996).
- "Optical absorption of Nd3+ in bismuth borate glasses with large radiative transition probabilities", M.B. Saisudha and J.Ramakrishna, Optical Materials, 18(4),403-417 (2002).