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Dr. Antony Joseph

Associate Professor

 
 Office: Department of Physics, University of Calicut
 Calicut University P.O.
 Malappuram Dt. - 673635
 Residence: Varickanickal House, Thenhipalam P.O.
 Malappuram Dt. - 673636
 Office : 0494 2407415
 Res    : 0494 2403434
 Mobile : 9446164109
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 Qualifications : M.Sc, Ph.D
 Specialisation : Nuclear Physics
 ACHIEVEMENTS :
  a) B.Sc. (1982) University of Calicut, I Class
  b) M.Sc. (1984) University of Calicut, I class, 9th rank
  c) CSIR JRF (1986)
  d) CSIR SRF (1988)
  e) Ph.D. (1993) University of Calicut
  f)  Certificate Course in Computer Programming (1990) Annamalai University
  g) Senior Research Fellow in DST Project :1993-94
  h) Total Research Experience               : 23 years
  i) Employment         : Lecturer, Department of Physics, M.E.S. Keveeyem
                                      College, Valancherry, Kerala, from 26.09.1994 to
                                      31.07.96
                                      Lecturer, Department of Physics, M.E.S. Ponani
                                      College, Kerala, from 01.08.96 to 27.11.96
                                      Lecturer, Department of Physics,
                                      University of Calicut, from 28.11.96 to 25.09.2003
                                      Reader, Department of Physics
                                      University of Calicut from 26.09.2003 to 25.09.2006
                                      Associate Professor Department of Physics
                                      University of Calicut from 26.09.2006 onwards.
Membership/Professional Affiliations :
National                             : Life Member Nuclear Track Society of India
                                              Life member, Indian Physical Society

PROJECTS HANDLED (Total numbers)  :1
     Title                           : UGC SAP DRS – II
     Duration                    : 5 years
     Funding Agency       : UGC
     Amount Sanctioned  : 75 Lakhs
PUBLICATIONS
Books Authored :
           1. Advanced Experimental Techniques – PH 602
              Co-author with Prof.K.Muraleedhara Varier and Dr.P.P.Pradyumnan
              Published by Pragati Prakashan, Meerut (2007)
              (Prescribed text book of M.Phil course of University Centre for Distance Learning,
              Chaudhary Devilal University, Sirsa, Haryana)
       2. Advanced Experimental Techniques in Modern Physics
              Co-author with Prof.K.Muraleedhara Varier and Dr.P.P.Pradyumnan
              Published by Pragati Prakashan, Meerut (2006)

            (Prescribed text book for M.Sc course of University of Calicut )
 

  1. K.Jayakrishnan, P.Sreejith, Antony Joseph,K.Chandrasekharan and Siji Narendran Synthesis, Z-Scan and Degenerate Four Wave Mixing Characterization of Certain Functionalized Photosensitive Polyesters containing ortho-hydroxy azo chromophores Accepted for publication in Optical Materials (2015).
  2. Ramsiya M. and Antony Joseph, Identification of Radio Nuclides in Soil Samples from selected Locations in Kerala, India, International Research Journal of Environment Sciences, Vol. 3(3), March (2014), p55-58
  3. Indu. N, Antony Joseph, Effective Liquid Drop Model Description For Alpha and Cluster Decay of Nuclei in the Super-Heavy Mass Region, Global Journal For Research Analysis, Vol:3, Issue:1 Jan 2014, p62-64
  4. K. K. Girija and Antony Joseph, Role of shape and quadrupole deformation of parents in the cluster emission of rare earth nuclei, Int. J. Mod. Phys. E, 23, 1450002 (2014) [12 pages] DOI: 10.1142/S0218301314500025
  5. Antony Joseph and Kizhakkath Kalam GIRIJA , Equilibrium shapes and deformations of
    some rare earth nuclei in cranked Nilsson-Strutinsky shell correction approach, Turkish
    Journal of Physics,Vol.37, (2013), 198 –207
  6. Antony Joseph and Kizhakkath Kalam Girija, A fission model approach to alpha decay and cluster radioactivity of Dy, Er, and Yb isotopes , Turkish Journal of Physics, Turk. J.
    Phys., 37, (2013), 172-181, Published Online: 19.06.2013 Printed: 12.07.2013
  7. Antony Joseph and Kizhakkath Kalam Girija, Shape evolution in 158Er and 162Hf nuclei with spin DOI:10.1142/S0218301313500067, International Journal of Modern Physics E Volume 22, Issue 01, (2013), 1350006 .
  8. P.Latha,A.M.Vinodkumar, K.M.Varier, B.R.S.Babu, AntonyJoseph, K.K.Abdullah, M.P. Unnikrishnan c, Effective atomic numbers for gamma ray interaction at 59.54keV in heterogeneous layers of materials using 241Am gamma rays, Radiation Physics and Chemistry, 81, 2012, 1817
  9. P.V.Kunhikrishnan,K.P. Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Half life and inner penetrability in  the cold fission of 248Cm, European Physics Journal , 48, 2012, 79.
  10. Heavy-ion fusion cross sections and barrier distributions for 12C, 16O, 28Si and 35Cl on 92Zr K.P.Santhosh, V.Bobby Jose, Antony Joseph and K.M.Varier, Nuclear Physics A, Volume 817, Issues 1-4, (February 2009) Pages 35-
  11. A semi-empirical model for alpha and cluster radioactivity K.P.Santhosh, R.K.Biju and Antony Joseph, JOURNAL OF PHYSICS G:NUCLEAR AND PARTICLE PHYSICS, IOP PUBLISHING, 35, (July 2008) 085102 (13pp)
  12. Exotic decay in proton-rich Nd isotopes K.P.Santhosh,R.K.Biju,Sabina Sahadevan and Antony Joseph, PHYSICA SCRIPTA, IOP PUBLISHING, 77, (June 2008) 065201(5pp)
  13. Cold valleys in the radioactive decay of 248-254Cf isotopes R.K.Biju, Sabina Sahadevan,K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana J. Phys. Vol. 70, No.4, (April 2008) pp617-632
  14. Attenuation studies near K-absorption edges using Compton scattered 241Am gamma rays K.K.Abdullah, N.Ramachandran,K.Karunakaran Nair, B.R.S.Babu, Antony Joseph, Rajive Thomas and K.M.Varier, Pramana J.Phys., Vol.70,No.4, (April 2008), pp 633-641
  15. Cluster emission in super deformed Sr isotopes in the ground state and formed in heavy ion reaction K. P. Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana, J.Phys Vol. 64, No 1, (January 2005) 39-46
  16. Cluster radioactivity in barium isotopes K.P. Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics, Vol 42 (November 2004) 806- 811
  17. Exotic decay in 124-132Sm isotopes K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Indian J.Phys. 78A(9) 727-731 (Sept. 2004)
  18. Cluster radioactivity in Xenon isotopes K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana J.Phys., Vol. 62, No.4 (April 2004) pp 957-965
  19. Use of overhead transparency sheet as a heavy ion track detector Sr.C.M.Lilly, K.M.Varier and Antony Joseph, Indian J.Phys. 7A(5) 507-509 (2003)
  20. Exotic decay: transition from cluster mode to fission mode K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana J.Phys., Vol. 59, No.4 October 2002 pp 599-609
  21. Effect of parent and daughter deformation on half life time in exotic decay  K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana J.Phys., Vol. 59, No.4 October 2002 pp 679-684
  22. 24Ne radioactivity in uranium isotopes K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Indian J.Phys. 76A(3) 305-306 (2002)
  23. Exotic decay in Cerium isotopes K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana J. Phys. Vol. 58, No.4 (April 2002) pp 611-621
  24. Exotic decay in Ba isotopes via 12C emission K.P.Santhosh and Antony Joseph, Pramana J. Phys. Vol. 55, No.3 September 2000) pp 375-382
  25. Position sensitive parallel plate avalanche detectors with tilted electrodes  P.P.Shakkeeb, Antony Joseph, A.M.Vinodkumar and K.M.Varier, Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics Vol. 33 (1995) 317-318
  26. Gamma ray dosimetric studies on CR-39 detector Antony Joseph and K.M.Varier, Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics Vol. 33 (1995)406-409
  27. Gas amplification in isobutane and P10 filled gas counters P.P.Shakkeeb, A.Joseph, A.M.Vinodkumar and K.M.Varier, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A366 (1995) 320-324
  28. A track development model for CR-39 for low energy alpha particles Antony Joseph and K.M.Varier, Radiation Measurements Vol 24, No. 2, (1995) 111-114
  29. Effect of UV irradiation on CR-39 Antony Joseph and K.M. Varier, Indian Journal of Physics, Vol 64A, No. 3, (1990) 233- 236
RESEARCH GUIDANCE
    Ph.D Degree Awarded : two
         1. K.P.Santhosh
             Title : Theoretical Studies of Nuclear Structure in View of Exotic Nuclear Decays
        2. K.K.Girija
            Title : Studies of shape changes of deformed nuclei and its effects on cluster
                       Emission
         Thesis submitted : 1
          In progress : 5
    M.Phil Dissertation Supervision : M.Phil Degree awarded: 9
                                          Under progress : 1
             1. “Plastic track detectors – a review”, A.K.Gafoor, - Sept. 2000
             2. “Heavy and Super Heavy elements – a review” , B.Dheepak - August 2001
             3. “Cluster radioactivity studies of Curium isotopes”, P. Saheeda - April 2003
             4. “Radon Monitoring – a review”, Reshma Bhaskaran - May 2004
             5. “Cluster Radioactivity”, Rajive Thomas - February 2006
             6. “Proton Radioactivity”, S. Sreela - May 2007
             7. “A Feasibility Study of Cluster Radioactivity from Gd ”, K.K. Divya - March 2009
             8. “ A study on natural radioactivityin building materials and phosphate
                   fertilizers”, Anitha B.- 2011
             9. “ Computational Studies on Track Profiles”, Ramsiya M - September 2012
    External Examiner for Ph.D thesis        :6
    Membership in University Academic Bodies
        1.   Chairman, Board of Studies in Physics PG, University of Calicut
        2.   Head, Department of Physics Jan. 2013-Feb. 2015
         2.  Member Academic council (2013-2015), University of Calicut
         3.  Member, Steering Committee on CCSS UG and PG, University of Calicut
         4.  Member, Board of Studies in Physics, St. Joseph's College, Devagiri (Autonomous)
         5.  Secretary, Alumni Association, Department of Physics,University of Calicut.
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