Lakshmoji Kosuru

Postdoctoral Fellows


Research Interests

​microcantilever based sensors, MEMS and Nanotechnology

Selected Publications

Journal Papers

  • K.Lakshmoji, K.Prabakar, S. Tripura sundari, J.Jayapandian A.K. Tyagi and C.S.Sundar, Origin of bending in uncoated microcantilever – surface topography?, Appl. Phys. Lett104, 041602, 2014.
  • K.Prabakar, S. Tripura sundari, J.Jayapandian and C.S.Sundar, Effect of surface stress on microcantilever resonance frequency during water adsorption: influence of microcantilever dimensions, Ultramicro scopy,  146, 79-82, 2014.​
  • K.Lakshmoji , K.Prabakar, A.Kumar, J.Brijitta, J.Jayapandian, B.V.R.Tata, A.K.Tyagi and C.S.Sundar, Microcantilever-based mass sensors:working at higher modes against reducing the dimensions, Micro & Nano Letter s , Vol.7, Iss.7, pp. 613-616, 2012.
  • K.Lakshmoji , K.Prabakar, Atul Kumar, J.Jayapandian and A.K.Tyagi, Enhancing the mass sensitivity of nanocantilever, International Journal of Nanoscience , Vol.11, No.1, 1250002, 2012.


Conference Papers

  • K.Lakshmoji, K.Prabakar, R. Mythili, J.Jayapandian, Effect of UV light on the bending properties of piezoresistive microcantilevers, Proceedings of “International Conference on Nanoscience, Engineering and Technology (ICONSET 2011)” held at  Sathyabama University, Chennai,  IEEE Conf. series (December, 2011) 518 – 519.​ 
  • K.Lakshmoji , K.Prabakar, J.Jayapandian, Relative humidity detection using higher modes of microcantilevers, Proceedings of the 9th  Nanomechanical Sensing workshop, held at IIT Bombay, Mumbai on 6th -8th  June, 2012. pp.162-163
  • Atul Kumar, K. Prabakar, K. Lakshmoji and J. Jayapandian, Thermomechanical analysis of bimaterial cantilever, Presented at Fourth ISSS National Conference on Microsystems, Smart Materials, and Structures Organized by Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur September 30th , - Oct. 01st , 2010
  • K.Lakshmoji,  K. Prabakar, Atul Kumar, J. Jayapandian, A.K.Tyagi and C.S.Sundar, Tailoring the nano cantilever for enhanced sensitivity, Presented at International Conference on Nano science and Technology organized by IIT Mumbai, February 17th-20th, 2010. (Abstract)​


  • ​Ph.D in Physical Sciences from Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam, Tamil Nadu, India, 2013
  • Master of Science (Physcis) from National Institute of Technology (NIT), Rourkela, India 2008
  • Bachelor of Science from Sri Krishna Devaraya University, Andhra Pradesh, India 2005


  • ​​Junior Research Fellowship in 2008
  • Senior Research Fellowship in 2010