Guest Faculty

Mr Muralidhar Chinnakannan

Department of Psychology


  1. NLP, Psychology and Life Coaching
  2. Writing, Storytelling (Cinema and Literature) and Communication
  3. Spirituality and Philosophy



Madras Christian College,
BA (History, Politics, German)


Kakatiya University
MA (English and American Literature)


NLP Coaching Academy
NLP Practitioner


  • 2019 – To date- Freelance Trainer /Communications Consultant in the areas of Confidence building, Soft Skills, Personality development, Goal setting, Effective Communication in English (Written and Oral) and NLP Coaching and Training
  • 2013 – 2019 - Head - Communications & Marketing Division – Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd. Jalgaon, India
  • June 2012 to August 2013- Head – Marketing & Communication– Tusker Transmission (M) SDN BHD (Manufacturers of High Power Transmission Belts). Malaysia
  • August 2010 to May 2012- Head - Communications, Employee Services, Cisco India@ CBRE

Research Interest

  • Fabrication and characterization of 2D layered transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs), Oxides (TMOs) and Carbides (Mxenes) leading to device applications i.e. FETs, Solar Cells and Energy storage · Epitaxial growth of Metal and Semiconductor hetero-structures and their characterizations.
  • Crystallographic texture analysis by X-ray pole figure and RHEED surface pole figure techniques.


  • Direct Observation of Grain Boundaries in Chemical Vapor Deposited Graphene - J.-Y. Lee, J.-H. Lee, M. J. Kim, J. K. Dash, C. Lee, R. Joshi, A. Soon, G.-H. Lee Carbon 115, 147-153 (2017)
  • Large single crystal SnS2 flakes synthesized from co-evaporation of Sn and S - Yang, J. K. Dash, A. Littlejohn, T.-M. Lu, G.-C. Wang - Crystal growth and Design, 16(2), 961-973 (2016)
  • Tuning the phase and optical property of ultra-thin SnSx films - Yang, J. K. Dash, T.-M. Lu, G.-C. Wang, L. H. Zhang and K. Kisslinger - Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 120 (24), 13199-13214 (2016)

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