Dr. Deepak Patil

Scientific background: 

  • Glass and glass-ceramics (Oxide, chalcogenide, fluoride and phosphate)
  • Solid-state Ionic conductors/Battery
  • Refractory Materials,
  • Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs),
  • Proton Exchange Membrane/Fuel Cell
  • Nuclear Waste Immobilization
  • Impedance Spectroscopy
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) and Polymer-CNTs composite materials
  • CO2 sequestration/Carbon-negative Technology development

 International projects:

  • Electrolytic Precipitation of Calcium Hydroxide (EPOCH), by Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency for Energy (ARPA-E: award number: DEAR0001147) , Postdoc Fellow 2022 – 2023
  • Synthesis of Next Generation Hierarchical Materials for Nuclear Waste Sequestration Application, an Energy Frontier Research Center funded by the U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Science, Basic Energy Sciences under Award No. DE-SC0016574, Research Scientist 2019 – 2020
  • Partnership in Research and Education in Materials (PREM) funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) under award number DMR-1523611, PREM Fellow 2018
  • Study of kintetics of crystallization HLW borosilicate glasses, funded by the U.S. Department of Energy – Office of Nuclear Energy through the NEUP under the award DE-NE0008431, Postdoc Fellow 2016 – 2017
  • ReAdMat—Research Team for Advanced Non-Crystalline Materials realized funded by ESF, and Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic within ECOP under the grant CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20/0254. Scientist-I 2013 – 2014

Publication activity: 

  • Publications in scientific journals: 20
  • Contributed lectures at conferences: 24
  • Citations: 557
  • Guest Editor: 1

The most significant publications

  • Ankush Sharma, Dinesh Pathak, Deepak S. Patil, Naresh Dhiman, Viplove Bhullar and Aman Mahajan “Electrospun PVP/TiO2 Nanofibers for Filtration and Possible Protection from Various Viruses like COVID-19” Technologies, 2021, 9, 89. https://doi.org/10.3390/technologies9040089
  • Hua Chen, José Marcial,1 Mostafa Ahmadzadeh, Deepak Patil, John McCloy “Partitioning of rare earths in multiphase nuclear waste glass-ceramics” International Journal of Applied Glass Science, 2020; 00: 1– 16. https://doi.org/10.1111/ijag.15726
  • Muhammad Usman, Maximillian Chibuike, Deepak Patil, Sergei Rigin, Songwei Zhang, Yiying Wu, Jennifer Lindlinec and Tatiana V. Timofeeva “Antiferromagnetic to Spin‐Canted Antiferromagnetic Transition in Cerium/Iron‐Based Metal Organic Frameworks” Inorganic Chemistry Communications 2020, 122, 108261 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.inoche.2020.108261
  • Juillerat Christian, Kocevski Vancho, Morrison Gregory, Karakalos Stavros, Patil Deepak, Misture Scott, Besmann Theodore, Zur Loye Hans-Conrad “Flux Crystal Growth of Uranium(V) Containing Oxyfluoride Perovskites” Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 16 (6), 3203-3214, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1039/C9QI00537D
  • Deepak S. Patil, Manisha Konale, Solenn Cozic, Laurent Calvez, Vitezslav Zima, Tomas Wagner, John S. McCloy, D. Le Coq “Percolation behavior of Ag in Ge16Sb12Se72 glassy matrix and its impact on corresponding ionic conductivity” Journal of Alloys and Compounds 782, 375-383, 2019
  • Deepak S. Patil, Manisha Konale, Tomas Wagner “Impedance Spectroscopy data of Agx(Ge16Sb12Se72)100-x chalcogenide glasses” Data in Brief 22, 1052-1056, 2019
  • John S. McCloy, Brian Riley, Jarrod Crum, Jose Marcial, Joelle Reiser, Karen Kruska, Jacob A. Peterson, Daniel Neuville, Deepak Patil, Muad Saleh, Kristian Barnsley, John V. Hanna “Crystallization of Rare Earth and Molybdenum Containing Nuclear Waste in Glass Ceramics” Journal of the American Ceramic Society 102(9), 5149-5163, 2019
  • John S. McCloy, José Marcial, Deepak Patil, Muad Saleh, Mostafa Ahmadzadeh, Hua Chen “Glass structure and crystallization in boro-alumino-silicate glasses containing rare earth and transition metal cations: a US-UK collaborative program” MRS Advances 4(17-18), 1029-1043, 2019; doi:10.1557/adv.2019.99
  • John McCloy, José Marcial, Brian Riley, Jörg Neuefeind, Jarrod Crum, Deepak Patil “Method Development for High Temperature In-Situ Neutron Diffraction Measurements of Glass Crystallization on Cooling from Melt” MRS Advances 4(17-18), 1009-1019, 2019; doi:10.1557/adv.2019.46
  • Deepak S. Patil, Manisha Konale, Mathew Gabel, Owen K. Neill, Jarrod Crum, Ashutosh Goel, John S. McCloy “Impact of Rare Earth Ion Size on the Phase Evolution of MoO3-Containing Alumino-Borosilicate Glass-Ceramics” Journal of Nuclear Materials 510, 539-550, 2018
  • Antoine Brehault, Deepak Patil, Hrishikesh Kamat, Randall E Youngman, Lynn M Thirion, John C. Mauro, Claire Corkhill, John S. McCloy, and Ashutosh Goel “Compositional Dependence of Solubility/Retention of Molybdenum Oxides in Aluminoborosilicate-Based Model Nuclear Waste Glasses” Journal of Physical Chemistry B 122 (5), 1714-1729, 2018
  • D. Patil, M. Konale, L. Strizik, L. Calvez, D. Le Coq, B. Frumarova, M. Vlcek and T.Wagner “Influence of Ag Doping on Physico-Chemical Properties of the Ge28Sb12Se60 Chalcogenide Glassy Matrix” Journal of Materials Science and Engineering A 6 (5-6), 131 – 147, 2016
  • R. Taware, P. Abnave, D. S. Patil, P. R. Rajamohananan, R. Raja, G. Soundararajan, G. Kundu, M. K. D. Kharat, K. Pai and A. Ahmad. “Trichothecin from Endophytic Fungus Trichothecium sp. and its Anticancer Effect on Murine Melanoma and Breast Cancer Cell Lines” Current Biochemical Engineering 2, 73-80, 2015.
  • D. S. Patil , M. S. Konale , J. Kolar , K. Shimakawa , V. Zima and T. Wagner, “Ionic conductivity study of LiI-Ga2S3-GeS2 chalcogenide glasses using a random-walk Approach” Pure and Applied Chem 87(3), 249-259 (2014).
  • D. S. Patil, K. Shimakawa, V. Zima and T. Wagner, “Quantitative impedance analysis of solid ionic conductors: Effects of electrode Polarization’’ J of Appl Phys 115, 143707(2014).
  • V. Zima, D. S. Patil, D. S. Raja, T. Chang, C. Lin, K. Shimakawa , T. Wagner “New MOF based on lithium tetrahydrofuran-2,3,4,5-tetracarboxylate: Its structure and conductivity behavior” J. Solid State Chem. 217, 150 –158 (2014).
  • J. M. Macak, D Patil, M. Fraenkl, V. Zima, K. Shimakawa and T. Wagner “New Approach of Data Mining from the Complex Impedance Plane: Parameters You Have Always Wanted to Have” ECS Trans. 61(1), 217-221 (2014).
  • R. Taware, P. Abnave, D. S. Patil, P. R. Rajamohananan, R. Raja, G. Soundararajan, G. Kundu and A. Ahmad, “Isolation, purification and characterization of Trichothecinol-A produced by endophytic fungus Trichothecium sp. and its antifungal, anticancer and antimetastatic activities’’ Sustainable Chemical Process, 2:8, 2014.
  • D. S. Patil, K. Shimakawa, V. Zima, J. Macak and T. Wagner, “Evaluation of impedance spectra of ionic-transport materials by a random-walk approach considering electrode and bulk response”J Appl Phys 113, 143705 (2013).
  • Kumar, D. Patil, P. R. Rajamohanan, A. Ahmad “Isolation, Purification and Characterization of Vinblastine and Vincristine from Endophytic Fungus Fusarium oxysporum Isolated from Catharanthus roseus’’ PLOS ONE 8, 9 (e71905), 2013.


  • 2015: PhD: University of Pardubice, Faculty of Chemical Laboratory. PhD Thesis: Ag- doped Ge-Sb-Se glasses: Development of Random-walk model for impedance spectroscopy data analysis.
  • 2008: MSc: SRTM University, Nanded, India, Organic Chemistry, Thesis: Isolation and identification of chitinase inhibitors from bacillus subtilis
  • 2007: B. Ed. : RSTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, India, Science and Mathematics
  • 2005: BSc : SRTM University, Nanded, India

Awards, scholarships and research stays:

  • Best poster award from IUPAC at 11th Solid State Conference 2014
  • Erasmus+ Exchange fellowship, University of Rennes1, France 2015
  • French Mobility Grant, University of Rennes1, France 2015
  • NATO summer school on Nanomaterials and Nanoarchitecture for security and peace, Tyndall National Institute, Cork, Ireland, 2013
  • PREM fellowship, New Mexico Highland University, NM, USA 2018

Other activities:

  • Member of Material Research Society (2016 – 2018)
  • Member of American Ceramic Society (2018 – 2020)
Dr. Deepak Shahajirao Patil
Dr. Deepak Shahajirao Patil

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