Centre Member Profile

Nikita Gagrani
Employer: The Australian National University
Centre Role: PhD Student
Job Title in TMOS: PhD Student

Research interest:
Electrically pumped nanowire lasers
Integration of nanolasers on silicon
Nanolasers for flexible electronics
Use of nanolasers for photonic integration
Electromagnetic simulation of photonic devices
Growth and characterization of nanowire for optoelectronics applications

Ph.D. : The Australian National University, Oct 2017 – present
Bachelor of Technology: IIT Kharagpur, 2013 – 2017


Nikita is a graduate researcher at The Australian National University, pursuing her PhD in Electronic Materials Engineering. Currently she is working on the development of Electrically Injected Nanowire Lasers. She majored in Chemical Engineering during her undergraduate program at Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. She also was part of a summer research internship program at University of Alberta, Edmonton as part of MITACS 2016 where she worked on drug delivery using surface plasmon resonance of gold nano particles.