Deepak Prasad Subedi

KU-staff
Professor,
Department of Physics, School of Science
Kavre
9841457202
dsubedi@ku.edu.np
Bio
Honors and Awards
Research
Other Position
Biography

Prof. Dr. Deepak Prasad Subedi

Prof. Dr. Deepak Prasad Subedi is currently the Director of Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) at Kathmandu University (KU). He started his career as a Lecturer in Gyanodaya Higher Secondary School upon the completion of M.Sc. from  Central Department of Physics, Tribhuvan University. He joined the Department of Physics, Kathmandu University as a lecturer in 1997. He was in study leave from 1999 -2002 for his Ph.D. study.  After completing his Ph.D in Plasma Physics from Department of Physical Electronics at Masaryk University, Czech Republic, he continued his service at KU in 2002. He was promoted to Associate Professor in 2007 and Full Professor in 2013. During his  24 years at KU, he has served as the Head of the Department of Natural Sciences for 6 years, Associate Dean of School of Science for four years. His research areas are diverse covering Plasma Surface modification of polymers, Plasma diagnostics & applications, Deposition of thin films Characterization of solid surfaces by contact angle measurement, Synthesis and characterization of ZnO etc. Apart from his teaching and research responsibilities, Prof. Subedi is  involved in publishings and has 60 research papers and 2 book chapters till date.

Honors and Awards

2059:  B.S. Mahendra Bidhya Bhusan 'Ka'

2060:  B.S. His Royal Highness Crown Prince Youth Science and Technology

Award 2060 by Royal Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (RONAST)

2062 B.S. Education Award, Awarded by the Ministry of Education andCulture.

Research

Plasma Surface modification of polymers

Plasma diagnostics & applications

Deposition of thin films

Characterization of solid surfaces by contact angle measurement.

Synthesis and characterization of ZnO nanostructures

Other Position

Associate Academician of Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST)

Member of the Division of Plasma Physics, Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies (AAPPS-DPP)

Life Member: Nepal Physical Society (NPS)

Life member: Plasma Science Society of India (PSSI)

Designated Delegate: Asian African Association for Plasma Training (AAAPT)