General Information


  Important Deadlines

  Abstract Submission




  On Arrival



Scope of the meeting

The purpose of The DAE-BRNS 4th National Symposium on Pulsed Laser deposition of Thin Films and Nanostructured materials (PLD-2007) is to bring together the scientists, academicians, engineers and  research scholars currently active in the  in the field of  pulsed laser deposition and related processes. The deliberations of the symposium will include tutorial and review talks by the leading experts, thesis presentations and presentations (oral/poster) by scholars on the growth and properties of thin films and nanostructures of different materials of contemporary and future interest. Some of the classes of these materials are as follows

CMR and GMR Materials
Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors
Ferroelectrics and Dielectrics
Polymers and composites
Nanostructured Materials 

The submitted abstracts of  high quality work will be considered  for invited talks. All the accepted abstracts will be published in the form of an abstract book.


Excursion on October 6, 2007 (On payment basis)

A trip to Somnath Temple and Diu has been planned on the  payment basis. A bus will start from the symposium venue on Oct. 6, 2007 at 10:00 Hrs to visit these places.  Payment towards this tour may be made at the time of registration. The interested participants may send their request to convener, organizing committee for the excursion.

Fees for the trip: Rs. 500/- which includes meals, travel cost and sight seeing.