Dr. Manvendra Vashistha

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Dr. Manvendra Vashistha

Faculty of Applied Physics Department


  • Ph.D. 2000: Centre for Non Conventional Energy Resources, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur in Physics
  • M.B.A. 2009: National Institute of Business Management, Chennai in HR
  • M.Sc. 1991: Physics Dept, Agra University in Physics
  • B.Sc. 1989: Maharaja’s College, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur in Physics, Maths and Statistics

Research and Consultancy

  • Characterization and Hydrogenation behavior of Thin Film Metal Hydride
  • Development of Hydrogen Storage Materials for system and mobile applications
  • Ion beam modifications in Amorphous Chalcogenides materials


Applied Physics, Environmental Studies, Material Science, Non Conventional Energy Resources and Thermodynamics

Important Publications

  • Nandlal Gupta and Manvendra Vashistha, "CCS combined with Geothermal Energy Generation – Hybrid Geothermal Energy Concept", Advances in Energy Research, Vol. 2, 2020
  • Manvendra Vashistha and Nandlal Gupta, "Numerical Study on CO2 injection in Indian Geothermal reservoirs using COMSOL Multiphysics 5.2" accepted for oral presentation in ICAER 2019, at DESE, IIT Bombay and finally for International Journal "Energy Procedia"
  • Nandlal Gupta and Manvendra Vashistha, "Generation of Electricity Using Carbon Dioxide from Waste Emissions as a Working Fluid in Geological Subsurface", IJIRSE, Vol. No.2, Issue 04, April 2016, ISSN-2454-9665
  • Gupta Nandlal and Manvendra Vashistha, "Carbon Dioxide Plume Geothermal (CPG) System-a new approach for enhancing geothermal energy production and deployment of CCUS on large scale in India" Energy Procedia 90 (2016): 492-502
  • Nandlal Gupta and Manvendra Vashistha, "Carbon Dioxide Powered Geothermal Energy Mechanism to Use Waste Co2 from Emissions for Harnessing Energy", IJIRSE, Vol. No. 1, Issue 12, May 2015
  • Joydev Manna, Binayak Roy, Manvendra Vashistha, Pratibha Sharma, "Effect of Co+2/BH4- ratio in the synthesis of Co-B catalysts on sodium borohydride hydrolysis", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 39 (2014) 406-413
  • Gupta Ankur, Manvendra Vashistha and Pratibha Sharma, "Single junction a-Si: H solar cell with a-Si: H/nc-Si: H/a-Si: H quantum wells" Thin solid films 550 (2014): 643-648
  • Edla, Raju, Aneesh C. Gangal, Joydev Manna, Manvendra Vashistha and Pratibha Sharma, "Kinetics and the thermal decomposition of Sodium Alanate in the presence of MmNi4. 5Al0. 5 nanoparticles" Materials Research Express 1, No. 1 (2014): 015501
  • Binayak Roy, Manvendra Vashisth and Pratibha Sharma, "Thermal decomposition of ammonia borane in presence of bentonite clay", International Conference on environment and Humanity held at Nepal from 28 Sept - 1 Oct 2013
  • Devendra Pareek, Balasubramaniam Kavaipatti, Manvendra Vashistha, Pratibha Sharma, "Low cost synthesis of CZTS based absorber material for solar PV applications" International Conference on Environment and Humanity held at Nepal from 28 Sept - 1 Oct 2013

Awards and Recognitions

  • Among Top 30 Scientist in the field of Energy in India selected by Department of Technology, New Delhi and Humboldt Foundation Germany in 2012-13
  • Recognized Post Graduate Guide University of Mumbai
  • University of Mumbai Vice Chancellor’s Nominee as a Subject Expert in Applied Physics
  • University of Mumbai Chairperson / Paper Setter for the subject Applied Physics
  • Silver Medalist at Graduation level from University of Rajasthan, Jaipur

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