Dr. Premakumar H B

Associate Professor

Dr. Premakumar H B is an Associate Professor and the Head of the Department of Physics which comes under the Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, RUAS. With 20 plus years of combined experience in Academics and Teaching, he began his association with the university in 2017. He has been an advisor to various students for PhD and undergraduate dissertations.

He holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Tumkur University (2013) besides Master of Science and Master of Philosophy degrees. He is a recipient of the Young Scientist Award (2014) from VGST, DST, Government of Karnataka. He received a professional membership in Luminescence Society of India in 2018 and has been a life member of Electrochemical Society of India since 2012 and Indian Society of Technical Education since 2014.


  • Ph.D in Nano materials

    Tumkur University, Tumkur

  • M.Phil in Materials Science

    Bharathidasan University, Trichy

  • M.Sc in Physics

    Bangalore University, Bangalore


Total years of Experience : 24.33 Years

Academic Experience :

2017 – current : Head and Asst. Professor, Department of Physics, FMPS, M. S. Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore.

Research and Industry Experience:

Over 13 years of Research and Industry experience

Training Experience

  1. Resourse Person for PU Teahers for Several Faculty Improvement Programme by PU Board and other Institutions

Research Interest

Material Science – Nano composites – Nanostructured phosphors – Radiation dosimetry – Ion Induced modification in crystals and minerals – Sensors – Forensic applications of Nanostructured composite

Research Expertise

Nano Phosphors – Radiation Dosimetry — Forensic applications of Nano structured composites


  • Material Science
  • Nano composites
  • Sensors
  • Radiation Dosimetry
  • Nano Phosphors

  1. International Journals: 60
  2. National Journal Papers: 3
  3. International Conference Papers: 17
  4. National Conference Papers: 18
  5. Books Authored : 3
  6. Books Edited:


  1. Young Scientist Award in 2013 by VGST
  2. GoK, Best Poster awards and Best Presentation awards in several National / International Conferences

  • Luminescence Society of India

    Life Member

  • Electrochemical Society of India

    Life Member

  • Indian Society of Technical Education

    Life Member