Mr. Keshav Nagpal

PhD student at the Institute of Technology (EMÜ)


Estonian University of Life Sciences

Institute of Technology, Chair of Energy Application Engineering
Fr.R.Kreutzwaldi 56, Tartu 51014, ESTONIA




  • Ph.D. studies in Engineering Sciences at Institute of technology, Estonian University of Life Sciences, Tartu (10.2020-….)
  • BS-MS dual degree studies at Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali, India (08.2013 – 05.2018)

Present fields of research

  • Hydrothermal and precipitation methods based synthesis of nanoparticles (ZnO & CuO)
  • Morphology, optoelectronic and I-V characterization of as synthesized nanoparticles
  • Combining nanoparticles with CNT and polymers for LED and PV applications.

Present projects

  • 2020-2024 “Hybrid nanomaterials for Optoelectronic and Photovoltaic applications” PhD student research project

Honors and awards

  • 2018, Science and Engineering Research Board (SERB) scholarship, BITS Goa, India (2018-2019)
  • 2013, Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired Research (INSPIRE) Scholarship, IISER Mohali, India (2013-2018)


1. Publication in the group:


2. Former publication

  • «Anomalous conductance induced by hydrogen on ZnO and catalysed ZnO nanoflowers» A. Roshini, K. Nagpal, E. S. Kannan, EPL (Europhysics Letters) 127, 57005 (2019) 57005 [REF]