EducationPhD, Electrical Engineering, Princeton University (1969)
MPA, Economics, Princeton University (1975)
BE, Electrical Engineering, University of Bombay, India (1964)
Interest AreasPhotovoltaic solar energy conversion devices, plasma processing, semiconducting materials and devices, sensor devices
Core Research Area: Microelectronics and photonics
Strategic Research Area: Energy infrastructure
Selected PublicationsCurtin, Benjamin, Rana Biswas, and Vikram Dalal. Photonic Crystal Based Back Reflectors for Light Management and Enhanced Absorption in Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells. Applied Physics Letters 95, (2009): 231102.
Dalal, Vikram, Atul Madhavan, S. Saripalli, Nayan Chakravarty, and Max Noack. Device Physics of Nanocrystalline Silicon Solar Cells. In Proc. IEEE 34th Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, Philadelphia, PA, June 7-12, 2009: 1667-1671.
Saripalli, S., P. Reusswig, P. Sharma, and V. L. Dalal. Transport Properties of Nanocrystalline Si and (Si,Ge). Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 354, (2008): 2426-2429.
Madhavan, A. and V. Dalal. Alternative Designs for Nanocrystalline Si Solar Cells. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 354, (2008): 2403-2406.
Jaju, V. and V. L. Dalal. Growth and Properties of Fluorinated Plasma Oxide for MOSFET Devices. Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 354, (2008): 2839-2842.