Prof. Hiranmay Saha

Prof. Hiranmay Saha

Prof. Hiranmay Saha

Department: Centre for Health Science & Technology

JIS Institute of Advanced Studies & research

HC9M+5F2 ARC Water front(N/AC, Ring Rd, GP Block, Sector V, Bidhannagar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700091

Name: Prof. Hiranmay Saha

Designation: Distinguished Professor and Advisor

Department: Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences, JISIASR

Former Professor Department of Physics, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India,

Former Professor & Head, Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

Chair Professor (Presently Visiting Professor) and Project Coordinator


Centre of Excellence for Green Energy and Sensor Systems

(Recently renamed as School of Advanced Materials Green Energy and  Sensor Systems )

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, Howrah, India

Area of Research:

  • Renewable Energy,
  • Solar Cell & Photovoltaic Systems,
  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical System (MEMS) and Sensor,
  • Electronics, VLSI
  • Instrumentation

Significant Achievements & Products:

  • Fabricated and characterised   6″ X 6″ monocrystalline silicon solar cells of 19%  plus efficiency using facilities at the DST-IIEST Solar PV Hub  (in a DST project as Principal Investigator)
  • Working on development of monocrystalline Bifacial   PERC solar cells in a DST project (as Project Coordinator of the DST Project)
  • Developed hydrophobic and Hydrophylic self cleaning coating and EDS on solar cell modules (as Project Coordinator of the DST Project)
  • Designed and Developed Solar   PV Lantern and its  community Charging System in India
  • Designed and Developed Porous Silicon based Sensors for Pressure Sensing and Gas sensing.
  • MPPT Charge Controllers for Solar e-Rickshaws

Synergistic Activities

  • Published about three hundred Technical papers in Scientific and Technical Journals
  • Supervised 31 numbers of PhD students
  • Co-founder and Chairman  of Agni Power  and  Electronics  Pvt Ltd  ( Estd in 1995)
  • Ex-Chairman of Solar Energy Society of India , Eastern Regional  Chapter
  • President of  Gandhi Seva Sangha, a social welfare voluntary organisation , estd in 1946