SUBRAMANIA A. Associate Professor

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  • Centre for Nano Sciences & Technology
  • Madanjeet School of Green Energy Technologies
  • a.subramania@gmail.com

Academic Activity

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Educational Qualification (UG,PG & Higher Order)

S.No Degree Subject/Title of thesis University/Board Year of Passing
1 Ph.D Industrial Chemistry (Electrochemistry) CECRI - Alagappa University 2001
2 M.Phil Industrial Chemistry (Electrochemistry) Alagappa University 1995
3 M.Sc General Chemistry Madurai Kamaraj University 1993

Area of Specializaion

Area of Specializations: Electrochemical Science and Technology; Nanoscience and Technology; Polymer Science and Technology. Research Fields: M-ion batteries, Supercapacitors, IT-SOFC, DSSC, QDSSC, Nano-Sensors, Metal Matrix Nanocomposites, Nanofibrous Membranes for Wound Healing and Water Purification, Shelf-Life Improvement of Fruits & Vegetables, Anti-Corrosive Paints, Anti-Corrosive Packaging Materials for Metals.

Awards / Prizes Conferred

S.No Name / Title of the Award Type Name of the Agency conferred the Award Year of the Award Amount for Cash Award
1 Best Teacher Award REGIONAL Pondicherry University 2019 NIL
2 Best Research Poster Award INTERNATIONAL Electrochemical Society of India, IISC, Bengaluru 2019 NIL
3 Executive Editorial Board Member INTERNATIONAL ES - Materials & Manufacturing, USA 2018 NIL
4 Associate Editor INTERNATIONAL Engineered Science Journal, USA 2018 NIL
5 Advisory Board Members INTERNATIONAL Engineering Science Journal (USA) 2018 nil
6 Mid Career Award NATIONAL UGC 2018 1000000
7 Best Oral Presentation Award INTERNATIONAL International conference on Membrane Technology and its Application (MemSep - 2017) 2017 nil
8 Best Oral Presentation Award NATIONAL National Conference on Nanomaterials and Nanobiotechnology” (CNG NCNN’17), 2017 nil
9 Editorial Board Members INTERNATIONAL Advance Composite & Hybrid Materials (Springer)) 2017 nil
10 Best Research Poster Award INTERNATIONAL Asia Oceanic Sonochemical society (AOSS-3) International Conference 2017 nil
11 Best Research Poster Award INTERNATIONAL International Union of Materials Research Society – International Conference of Young Researchers on Advanced Materials (IUMRS-ICYRAM 2016) 2016 nil
12 Best Research Poster Award INTERNATIONAL AMEEA-2015, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore. 2015 nil
13 Best Research Poster Award INTERNATIONAL RABT-2015, Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore. 2015 nil
14 Best Research Poster Award INTERNATIONAL ICAPM-2013, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam 2013 nil
15 Best Research Paper Presentation Award INTERNATIONAL ICANMEET-2013, Sathyabama University, Chennai 2013 nil
16 Co-Editor INTERNATIONAL European Journal of Applied Science and Technology (EJAST), Smart Academy, London, UK 2013 nil
17 National Advisory Committee Member INTERNATIONAL International Conference on RATES-2013 2013 nil
18 Editorial Board Members INTERNATIONAL Journal of Environmental Nanotechnology 2012 nil
19 Vice President NATIONAL “The Society for Advancement of Elecrochemical Science & Technology” (Karaikudi Chapter) 2008 nil
20 Visiting Scientist -2007 INTERNATIONAL Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea. 2007 nil
21 Best Research Paper Award NATIONAL Thirteenth National Congress on Corrosion Control, (NCCI) 2006 nil
22 Vice-President NATIONAL The Society for Advancement of Elecrochemical Science & Technology” (Karaikudi Chapter) 2006 nil
23 Biography inclusion in Who’s Who in World INTERNATIONAL Published by Marquis Who’s Who, New Jersey, United States. 2006 nil
24 Biography inclusion in Who’s Who in Asia INTERNATIONAL Marquis Who’s Who, New Jersey, United States. 2006 nil
25 Biography inclusion in Marquis Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, INTERNATIONAL New Jersey, United States 2006 nil
26 Academic Achievement Award NATIONAL Alagappa University, Karaikudi 2006 nil
27 Career Award for Young Teacher’s NATIONAL All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi 2002 nil
28 CSIR- Research Associateship Award NATIONAL CSIR, New Delhi, India 2001 nil
29 Indian Water Works Association Award NATIONAL Indian Water Works Association (IWWA), Mumbai-400 005 2001 nil
30 Best Technology Transfer Award NATIONAL Central Electrochemical Research Institution(CSIR), Karaikudi-630 006. 2001 nil
31 CSIR-Extended SRF NATIONAL CSIR, New Delhi, India 1999 nil
32 Smt. Annapurna Award NATIONAL The Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science & Technology (SAEST), Karaikudi. 1998 nil
33 CSIR-Senior Research Fellowship Award NATIONAL CSIR, New Delhi, India 1996 nil
34 Post graduate Trainee (JRF) NATIONAL CSIR- CECRI, Karaikudi 1995 nil

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Associate Professor Centre for Nanoscience & Technology Pondicherry University
2 Reader Centre for Nanoscience & Technology Pondicherry University
3 Senior Lecturer Dept. of Industrial Chemistry AlagappaUniversity
4 Lecturer Dept. of Industrial Chemistry Alagappa University
5 Lecturer Dept. of Chemistry PSG College of Technology
6 Professor Centre for Nanoscience & Technology Pondicherry University

Research Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution Area of Research
1 CSIR-Senior Research Dept of Industrial Chemistry Alagappa University Corrosion
2 CSIR- Extended Senior Research Dept of Industrial Chemistry Alagappa University Corrosion
3 CSIR- Research Associateship Dept. of Chemistry PSG College of Technology Material Chemistry
4 Visiting Scientist Optoelectronic Materials Research Center Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea Polymer Electrolyte
5 Associate Professor Centre for Nanoscience & Technology Pondicherry University Electrochemistry Energy Research

Industry Experience

S.No Designation Company/Corporate Nature of Work

Contribution towards Innovation

S.No Name of the Work/Contribution Specialization Remarks

Patent Details

S.No Title Status Patent Number Year of Award Type Commercialized Status
1 Process for preparing cathode materials for lithium batteries GRANTED 0156NF2002/IN WO03/086975A1 2006 INTERNATIONAL NO
2 Preparation of lithium hexafluoro arsenate (LiAsF6) by a novel method for lithium cells GRANTED NF-453/2001 US 6,682,712 B2; EU 02718503.2-211 IN 2006 INTERNATIONAL YES
3 A solid state method for the synthesis of lithium meta arsenate (LiAsO2) GRANTED US 10/108,696 EU 2718509 9-2111-IN 0200086) 2006 INTERNATIONAL YES
4 A new solid state process for the synthesis of lithium meta phosphate (LiPO3) GRANTED US 23373 2005 INTERNATIONAL NO
5 A new solid state thermal method for the synthesis of LiPF6 as battery electrolyte GRANTED US 033432-013 2005 INTERNATIONAL NO
6 A novel process for the synthesis of lithium meta borate (LiBO2) GRANTED NF-422/00 2005 NATIONAL NO
7 A method for preparation of LiClO4 useful as electrolyte for non-aqueous batteries GRANTED NF-421/00 2004 NATIONAL NO
8 A process for the preparation of LiBF4 GRANTED NF-382/00 2004 NATIONAL NO
9 A novel wet grinding thermal process for the synthesis of LiNiPO4 cathode material for rocking chair lithium ion cells GRANTED NF-381/00 2003 NATIONAL NO
10 A Low temperature procedure for the synthesis of LiCoMnO4 battery cathode material. rocking chair lithium ion cell GRANTED NF-276/00 2003 NATIONAL NO
11 A novel process for the synthesis of LiNiVO4 as cathode material for the rocking chair lithium ion cells GRANTED NF-256/00 2002 NATIONAL NO

Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Development of MoSe2/PANI composite nanofibers as an alternative to Pt counter electrode to boost the photoconversion efficiency of dye sensitized sol ES Sowbakkiyavathi, Vignesh Murugadoss, Ramadasse Sittaramane, Subramania Angaiah Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry DOI: 10.1007/s10008-020-04728-6 2020 2.646
2 Morphology restrained growth of V2O5 by the oxidation of V-MXenes as a fast diffusion controlled cathode material for aqueous zinc ion batteries Mugilan Narayanasamy, Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, Minjie Shi, Shanmuganathan Velayutham, Bei Wang, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan Chemical Communications 56, 6412-6415 2020 6.614
3 Influence of bifunctional linker on loading of Cu2AgInS4 QDs onto porous TiO2 NFs to use as an effective photoanode to boost up the photoconversion ef Roopakala Kottayi, Pratheep Panneerselvam, Nisha Singh, Vignesh Murugadoss, Ramdasse Sittaramane, Subramania Angaiah New Journal of Chemistry Accepted Manuscript, DOI:10.1039/D0NJ01699C 2020 3.069
4 3D interpenetrating assembly of partially oxidized MXene confined Mn–Fe bimetallic oxide for superior energy storage in ionic liquid Minjie Shi, Mugilan Narayanasamy, Cheng Yang, Liping Zhao, Jintian Jiang, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan Electrochimica Acta 334, 135546 2020 6.215
5 Cu2AgInSe4 QDs sensitized electrospun porous TiO2 nanofibers as an efficient photoanode for quantum dot sensitized solar cells Roopakala Kottayi, Pratheep Panneerselvam, Vignesh Murugadoss, Ramadasse Sittaramane, Subramania Angaiah Solar Energy 199, 317-325 2020 4.608
6 Spontaneous exfoliation and tailoring derived oxygen-riched porous carbon nanosheets for superior Li+ storage performance Yongchao Liu, Minjie Shi, Meinan Han, Jun Yang, Jinhong Yu, Mugilan Narayanasamy, Kun Dai, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan Chemical Engineering Journal 387, 124104 2020 10.652
7 Anti-bacterial and anti-biofilm properties of green synthesized copper nanoparticles from Cardiospermum halicacabum leaf extract Parthipan Punniyakotti, Pratheep Panneerselvam, Dhandapani Perumal, Rajasekar Aruliah, Subramania Angaiah Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering DOI: 10.1007/s00449-020-02357-x 2020 2.419
8 3D Assembly of MXene-Stabilized Spinel ZnMn2O4 for Highly Durable Aqueous Zinc-Ion Batteries Minjie Shi, Bei Wang, Yi Shen, Jintian Jiang, Wenhuan Zhu, Yanjie Su, Mugilan Narayanasamy, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan, Qiang Peng Chemical Engineering Journal 399,125627 2020 10.652
9 Electromagnetic interference shielding polymers and nanocomposites -A review D. Jiang, Vignesh Murugadoss, Y. Wang, J. Lin, T. Ding, C. Wang, H. Liu, N. Lu, Subramania Angaiah, Z. Guo Polymer Reviews 59, 280-337 2019 6.766
10 Progress on the photocatalytic reduction removal of chromium contamination Z. Zhao, H. An, J. Lin, Vignesh Murugadoss, T. Ding, H. Liu, Q. Shao, X. Mai, N. Wang, Subramania Angaiah The Chemical Record 19, 873-882. 2019 5.387
11 2D MoSe2-Ni(OH)2 nanohybrid as an efficient electrode material with high rate capability for asymmetric supercapacitor applications Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, Pazaniraja Palanisamy, Subasri Arunachalam, Vignesh Murugadoss, Subramania Angaiah Chemical Engineering Journal 355, 881 2019 6.735
12 Sonochemical synthesis of 2D-2D MoSe2/ Graphene nanohybrid electrode material for asymmetric supercapacitors Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, V. Shobana, Subramania Angaiah Sustainable Energy & Fuels 3, 467-477 2019 2.340
13 A wide solar spectrum light harvesting Ag2Se quantum dot-sensitized porous TiO2 nanofibers as photoanode for high-performance QDSC Nisha Singh, Vignesh M, Jeniffa R, Subramania Angaiah Journal of Nanoparticle Research 21, 176 2019 2.020
14 Influence of pulse reverse current on mechanical and corrosion resistance properties of Ni-MoSe2 nanocomposite coatings M Narayanasamy, B Kirubasankar, A Joseph, C Yan, Subramania Angaiah Applied Surface Science 493, 225-230 2019 5.155
15 A simple and flexible enzymatic glucose biosensor using chitosan entrapped mesoporous carbon nanocomposite P Barathi, B Thirumalraj, SM Chen, Subramania Angaiah Microchemical Journal 147, 848-856 2019 3.206
16 Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Copper Zinc Tin Sulphide (CZTS) for Humidity Sensing Applications DK Maurya, S Sikarwar, P Chaudhary, Subramania Angaiah, BC Yadav IEEE Sensors Journal 19, 2837-2846 2019 3.076
17 Optimizing graphene content in a NiSe/graphene nanohybrid counter electrode to boost the photovoltaic performance of dye-sensitized solar cells V Murugadoss, J Lin, H Liu, X Mai, T Ding, Z Guo, Subramania Angaiah Nanoscale 11,17579-17589 2019 6.970
18 A simple one-step hydrothermal synthesis of cobalt-nickel selenide/graphene nanohybrid as an advanced platinum free counter electrode for dye sensitiz Vignesh M, P. Panneerselvam, C. Yan, Z. Guo, Subramania Angaiah Electrochimica Acta 312, 157-167 2019 5.383
19 All Solid-State Electrospun PVDF-HFP /Li7.1La3Ba0.05Zr1.95O12 Nanohybrid Membrane Electrolyte for High-Energy Li-Ion Capacitors Dheeraj K. Maurya, Vignesh M, Subramania Angaiah Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123, 50, 30145–30154 2019 4.309
20 Facile synthesis of electrostatically anchored Nd(OH)3 nanorods onto graphene nanosheets as high capacitance electrode material for supercapacitors. Subasri A, Balakrishnan K, Vignesh M, Devadoss V, Subramania A New Journal of Chemistry 42, 2923-2932 2018 3.269
21 Development of electrospun PAN/CoS nanocomposite membrane electrolyte for high-performance DSSC Murugadoss, V., Arunachalam, S., Elayappan, V., Angaiah, S. Ionics 24, 4071-4080 2018 2.062
22 Glycolipid biosurfactant as an eco-friendly microbial inhibitor for the corrosion of carbon steel in vulnerable corrosive bacterial strains Parthipan, P., Sabarinathan, D., Angaiah, S., Rajasekar, A. Journal of Molecular Liquids 261, 473-479 2018 4.513
23 Development of porous TiO2nanofibers by solvosonication process for high performance quantum dot sensitized solar cell Singh, N., Salam, Z., Subasri, A., Sivasankar, N., Subramania, A. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 179, 417-426 2018 5.108
24 Development of 2D La(OH)3/graphene nanohybrid by a facile solvothermal reduction process for high-performance supercapacitors Subasri, A., Balakrishnan, K., Nagarajan, E.R., Devadoss, V., Subramania, A. Electrochimica Acta 281, 329-337 2018 5.116
25 Cu2ZnSnSe4 QDs sensitized electrospun porous TiO2 nanofibers as photoanode for high performance QDSC Singh. N, Murugadoss. V, Nemala. S, Mallick. S, Subramania Angaiah Solar Energy 171, 571-579 2018 4.374
26 Overview of carbon nanostructures and nanocomposites for electromagnetic wave shielding C. Wang, Vignesh Murugadoss, Z. He, X. Mai, L. Guo, C. Liu, Subramania Angaiah, Z. Guo Carbon 140, 696-733 2018 7.466
27 In-situ grown nickel selenide onto graphene nanohybrid electrodes for high energy density asymmetric supercapacitors Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, Vignesh Murugadoss, Zhanhu Guo, Subramania Angaiah Nanoscale 10, 20414 2018 7.233
28 One-pot electrochemical preparation of copper species immobilized poly(: O -aminophenol)/MWCNT composite with excellent electrocatalytic activity for Barathi, P., Thirumalraj, B., Chen, S.-M., Subramania, A. Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers 4, 1356-1364 2017 5.106
29 Electrospun Nd3+-Doped LiMn2O4 Nanofibers as High-Performance Cathode Material for Li-Ion Capacitors V. Shobana, K. Balakrishnan,P. Parthiban, S. Arun Kumar, A. Subramania. ChemElectroChem 4, 2059-2067 2017 4.412
30 In-Situ Grown Cobalt Selenide/Graphene Nanocomposites Counter Electrode for Enhanced Dye-sensitized Solar Cell Performance Vignesh Murugadoss, Ning Wang, SruthiTadakamalla, Bin Wang, Zhanhu Guo and Subramania Angaiah Journal of Materials Chemistry A 5, 14583-14594 2017 8.867
31 High performance electrospun PVdF-HFP/SiO2 nanocomposite membrane electrolyte for Li-ion capacitors ArunKumar,S., Vignesh.M., Subramania.A Journal of Applied Polymer Science 134, 45177 2017 1.600
32 Dimensional stability and electrochemical behaviour of ZrO2 incorporated electrospun PVdF-HFP based nanocomposite polymer membrane electrolyte for Li- ArunKumar,S., Vignesh.M., Subramania.A Nature Scientific reports 7, 45390 2017 5.228
33 ZnSe quantum dots sensitized electrospun ZnO nanofibers as an efficient photoanode for improved performance of QDSSC. Singh, N., Salam, Z., Sivasankar, N., Subramania, A. Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 64, 16 2017 2.264
34 Synthesis and electrochemical performance of P2-Na0.67AlxCo1-xO2 (0.0 ≤ × ≤ 0.5) nanopowders for sodium-ion capacitors Kshama Singh, K Balakrishnan, A Subramania. Ionics 23, 731 2017 2.119
35 Hydrothermal assisted In situ growth of CoSe onto graphene nanosheets as a nanohybrid positive electrode for asymmetric supercapacitors. K Balakrishnan, M Vignesh, A Subramania. RSC Advances 7 5853 2017 3.078
36 Ziziphus jujuba leaves extract as green corrosion inhibitor against carbon steel in 1N HCl solution Hema, K.,Venkatraman, B.R., Subramania, A. Der Pharma Chemica 8, 332-342 2016 0.75
37 Electrospun TiC embedded CNFs as a low cost platinum-free counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cell Saranya, K., Sivasankar, N., Mallick, S, Subramania, A Materials Research Bulletin 75, 83-90 2016 2.372
38 Bimetal (Ni–Co) nanoparticles-incorporated electrospun carbon nanofibers as an alternative counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells Rameez, M, Saranya, K., Subramania, A. Sivasankar, N, Mallick, S. Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 122, 1-10 2016 1.600
39 Montmorillonite embedded electrospun PVdF–HFP nanocomposite membraneelectrolyte for Li-ion capacitors Arun Kumar,S.,Vignesh.M.,Subramania,A Applied Materials Today 5 33–40 2016 --
40 Assisted combustion synthesis and characterization of Pr0.6Sr0.4MnO3±δ nano crystalline powder as cathode material for IT-SOFC Matheswaran, P., Rajasekhar, M., Subramania, A. Ceramics International 43, 988-991 2016 2.758
41 Polyol thermolysis synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticles and its paste formulation to fabricate photoanode for dye-sensitized solar cells P. Pratheep, E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 119, 497-502 2015 1.694
42 Microwave-assisted combustion synthesis of nanocrystalline Sm-doped La2Mo2O9 oxide-ion conductors for SOFC application T. Saradha, A. Subramania, K. Balakrishnan, S. Muzhumathi. Materials Research Bulletin 68 320 2015 1.968
43 Influence of earth-abundant bimetallic (Fe–Ni) nanoparticle-embedded CNFs as a low-cost counter electrode material for dye-sensitized solar cells K. Saranya, N. Sivasankar, A. Subramania. RSC Advances 54, 43611 2015 3.078
44 High performance dye sensitized solar cell based on electrospun poly(vinylidene fluoride-co-hexafluoropropylene)/cobalt sulfide nanocomposite membrane E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania, Zhaofu Fei, Paul.J. Dyson RSC Advances 5, 52026 2015 3.581
45 Graphene quantum dots decorated electrospun TiO2 nanofibers as an effective photoanode for dye sensitized solar cells Z.Salam, E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania, N. Sivasankar, S. Mallick. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 143, 250-259 2015 5.337
46 Developments in conducting polymer based counter electrodes for dye-sensitized solar cells - An overview K. Saranya, M. Rameez, A. Subramania. European Polymer Journal 66, 207 2015 3.245
47 Enhancement in growth rate and productivity of spinach grown in hydroponics with iron oxide nanoparticles JeyasubramanianK. Gopalakrishnan Thoppey, U.U., Hikku, G.S., Selvakumar, N. Krishnamoorthy, K. Subramania, A. RSC Advances 6, 15451-15459 2015 3.078
48 Development of a conjugated polyaniline incorporated electrospun poly(vinylidenefluoride-co-hexafluoropropylene) composite membrane electrolyte for hi Vijayakumar Elayappan,Vignesh Murugadoss, Subramania Angaiah, Zhaofu Fei, Paul J. Dyson Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132, 42777 2015 1.645
49 Influence of Al2O3 nanoparticles embedded-TiO2 nanofibers based photoanodes on photovoltaic performance of a dye sensitized solar cell Z. Salam, E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania. RSC Advances 4 52871 2014 3.078
50 Synthesis of polythiophene and its carbonaceous nanofibers as electrode materials for asymmetric supercapacitors K. Balakrishnan, M. Kumar, A. Subramania Advanced Materials Research 938, 151-156 2014 1.060
51 Microwave-assisted exfoliation method to develop platinum-decorated graphene nanosheets as a low cost counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells K. Saranya, N. Sivasankar, A. Subramania. RSC Advances 4, 36226 2014 3.078
52 Preparation, characterization, and evaluation of LiNi0.4Co 0.6O2 nanofibers for supercapacitor applications G. Bhuvanalogini, N. Murugananthem, V. Shobana, A. Subramania. Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry 18, 2387 2014 2.234
53 Vitex negundo leaves extract as green inhibitor for the corrosion of aluminium 1N NaOH solution A. Sirajunnisa, M.I. Fazal Mohamed, A. Subramania. Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research 6, 580 2014 --
54 Selective ethanol gas sensing behavior of mesoporous n-type semiconducting FeNbO4 nanopowder obtained by niobium-citrate process C. Balamurugan, D.W. Lee, A. Subramania Current Applied Physics 14, 439 2014 2.026
55 Preparation of electrospun Co3O4 nanofibers as electrode material for high performance asymmetric supercapacitors M. Kumar, A. Subramania, K. Balakrishnan. Electrochimica Acta 149, 152-160 2014 5.116
56 Preparation and LPG-gas sensing characteristics of p-type semiconducting LaNbO4 ceramic material C. Balamurugan, D.-W. Lee, A. Subramania Applied Surface Science 283, 58-64 2013 2.112
57 Effect of different compositions of ethylene carbonate and propylene carbonate containing iodide/triiodide redox electrolyte on the photovoltaic perfo A. Subramania, E. Vijayakumar N. Sivasankar , A. R. SathiyaPriya, Kang-Jin Kim Ionic 19, 1649-1653 2013 1.674
58 Electrodeposition and characterisation of Cu–CeO2 nanocomposite coatings S. Ramalingam, V.S. Muralidharan, A. Subramania Surface Engineering 29, 510-515 2013 1.545
59 Preparation of TiO2 paste using poly(vinylpyrrolidone) for dye sensitized solar cells S.N. Karthick, K.V. Hemalatha C. Justinraj , A.Subramania, Hee-Je Kim Thin Solid Films 520, 7018-21 2012 1.890
60 Delevopment of nanocrystalline CrNbO4 based P-type semiconducting gas sensor for LPG, ethonal and ammonia. C.Balamurugan,G. Bhuvanalogini, A.Subramania Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 168, 165-171 2012 3.898
61 Synthesis and characterization of InNbO4 nanopowder for gas sensors C.Balamurugan, E.Vijayakumar, A.Subramania Talanta 88, 115-120 2012 3.794
62 Development of wide band gap sensor based on AlNbO4 nanopowder for ethonal C.Balamurugan, A. Subashini, G.N. Chudhari, A.Subramania Journal of Alloys and Compounds 526, 110-115 2012 2.289

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Development of MoSe2/PANI composite nanofibers as an alternative to Pt counter electrode to boost the photoconversion efficiency of dye sensitized sol ES Sowbakkiyavathi, Vignesh Murugadoss, Ramadasse Sittaramane, Subramania Angaiah Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry DOI: 10.1007/s10008-020-04728-6 2020 2.646
2 Morphology restrained growth of V2O5 by the oxidation of V-MXenes as a fast diffusion controlled cathode material for aqueous zinc ion batteries Mugilan Narayanasamy, Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, Minjie Shi, Shanmuganathan Velayutham, Bei Wang, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan Chemical Communications 56, 6412-6415 2020 6.614
3 Influence of bifunctional linker on loading of Cu2AgInS4 QDs onto porous TiO2 NFs to use as an effective photoanode to boost up the photoconversion ef Roopakala Kottayi, Pratheep Panneerselvam, Nisha Singh, Vignesh Murugadoss, Ramdasse Sittaramane, Subramania Angaiah New Journal of Chemistry Accepted Manuscript, DOI:10.1039/D0NJ01699C 2020 3.069
4 3D interpenetrating assembly of partially oxidized MXene confined Mn–Fe bimetallic oxide for superior energy storage in ionic liquid Minjie Shi, Mugilan Narayanasamy, Cheng Yang, Liping Zhao, Jintian Jiang, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan Electrochimica Acta 334, 135546 2020 6.215
5 Cu2AgInSe4 QDs sensitized electrospun porous TiO2 nanofibers as an efficient photoanode for quantum dot sensitized solar cells Roopakala Kottayi, Pratheep Panneerselvam, Vignesh Murugadoss, Ramadasse Sittaramane, Subramania Angaiah Solar Energy 199, 317-325 2020 4.608
6 Spontaneous exfoliation and tailoring derived oxygen-riched porous carbon nanosheets for superior Li+ storage performance Yongchao Liu, Minjie Shi, Meinan Han, Jun Yang, Jinhong Yu, Mugilan Narayanasamy, Kun Dai, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan Chemical Engineering Journal 387, 124104 2020 10.652
7 Anti-bacterial and anti-biofilm properties of green synthesized copper nanoparticles from Cardiospermum halicacabum leaf extract Parthipan Punniyakotti, Pratheep Panneerselvam, Dhandapani Perumal, Rajasekar Aruliah, Subramania Angaiah Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering DOI: 10.1007/s00449-020-02357-x 2020 2.419
8 3D Assembly of MXene-Stabilized Spinel ZnMn2O4 for Highly Durable Aqueous Zinc-Ion Batteries Minjie Shi, Bei Wang, Yi Shen, Jintian Jiang, Wenhuan Zhu, Yanjie Su, Mugilan Narayanasamy, Subramania Angaiah, Chao Yan, Qiang Peng Chemical Engineering Journal 399,125627 2020 10.652
9 Electromagnetic interference shielding polymers and nanocomposites -A review D. Jiang, Vignesh Murugadoss, Y. Wang, J. Lin, T. Ding, C. Wang, H. Liu, N. Lu, Subramania Angaiah, Z. Guo Polymer Reviews 59, 280-337 2019 6.766
10 Progress on the photocatalytic reduction removal of chromium contamination Z. Zhao, H. An, J. Lin, Vignesh Murugadoss, T. Ding, H. Liu, Q. Shao, X. Mai, N. Wang, Subramania Angaiah The Chemical Record 19, 873-882 2019 5.387
11 2D MoSe2-Ni(OH)2 nanohybrid as an efficient electrode material with high rate capability for asymmetric supercapacitor applications Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, Pazaniraja Palanisamy, Subasri Arunachalam, Vignesh Murugadoss, Subramania Angaiah Chemical Engineering Journal 355, 881 2019 6.735
12 Sonochemical synthesis of 2D-2D MoSe2/ Graphene nanohybrid electrode material for asymmetric supercapacitors Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, V. Shobana, Subramania Angaiah Sustainable Energy & Fuels 3, 467-477 2019 2.340
13 A wide solar spectrum light harvesting Ag2Se quantum dot-sensitized porous TiO2 nanofibers as photoanode for high-performance QDSC Nisha Singh, Vignesh M, Jeniffa R, Subramania Angaiah Journal of Nanoparticle Research 21, 176 2019 2.020
14 Influence of pulse reverse current on mechanical and corrosion resistance properties of Ni-MoSe2 nanocomposite coatings M Narayanasamy, B Kirubasankar, A Joseph, C Yan, Subramania Angaiah Applied Surface Science 493, 225-230 2019 5.155
15 A simple and flexible enzymatic glucose biosensor using chitosan entrapped mesoporous carbon nanocomposite P Barathi, B Thirumalraj, SM Chen, Subramania Angaiah Microchemical Journal 147, 848-856 2019 3.206
16 Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Copper Zinc Tin Sulphide (CZTS) for Humidity Sensing Applications DK Maurya, S Sikarwar, P Chaudhary, Subramania Angaiah, BC Yadav IEEE Sensors Journal 19, 2837-2846 2019 3.076
17 Optimizing graphene content in a NiSe/graphene nanohybrid counter electrode to boost the photovoltaic performance of dye-sensitized solar cells V Murugadoss, J Lin, H Liu, X Mai, T Ding, Z Guo, Subramania Angaiah Nanoscale 11, 17579-17589 2019 6.970
18 A simple one-step hydrothermal synthesis of cobalt-nickel selenide/graphene nanohybrid as an advanced platinum free counter electrode for dye sensitiz Vignesh M, P. Panneerselvam, C. Yan, Z. Guo, Subramania Angaiah Electrochimica Acta 312, 157-167 2019 5.383
19 All Solid-State Electrospun PVDF-HFP /Li7.1La3Ba0.05Zr1.95O12 Nanohybrid Membrane Electrolyte for High-Energy Li-Ion Capacitors Dheeraj K. Maurya, Vignesh M, Subramania Angaiah Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123, 50, 30145–30154 2019 4.309
20 Facile synthesis of electrostatically anchored Nd(OH)3 nanorods onto graphene nanosheets as high capacitance electrode material for supercapacitors. Subasri A, Balakrishnan K, Vignesh M, Devadoss V, Subramania A New Journal of Chemistry 42, 2923-2932 2018 3.269
21 Glycolipid biosurfactant as an eco-friendly microbial inhibitor for the corrosion of carbon steel in vulnerable corrosive bacterial strains Parthipan, P., Sabarinathan, D., Angaiah, S., Rajasekar, A. Journal of Molecular Liquids 261, 473-479 2018 4.513
22 Development of porous TiO2nanofibers by solvosonication process for high performance quantum dot sensitized solar cell Singh, N., Salam, Z., Subasri, A., Sivasankar, N., Subramania, A. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 179, 417-426 2018 5.108
23 Development of electrospun PAN/CoS nanocomposite membrane electrolyte for high-performance DSSC Murugadoss, V., Arunachalam, S., Elayappan, V., Angaiah, S. Ionics 24, 4071-4080 2018 2.062
24 Development of 2D La(OH)3/graphene nanohybrid by a facile solvothermal reduction process for high-performance supercapacitors Subasri, A., Balakrishnan, K., Nagarajan, E.R., Devadoss, V., Subramania, A. Electrochimica Acta 281, 329-337 2018 5.116
25 Cu2ZnSnSe4 QDs sensitized electrospun porous TiO2 nanofibers as photoanode for high performance QDSC Singh. N, Murugadoss. V, Nemala. S, Mallick. S, Subramania Angaiah Solar Energy 171, 571-579 2018 4.374
26 Overview of carbon nanostructures and nanocomposites for electromagnetic wave shielding C. Wang, Vignesh Murugadoss, Z. He, X. Mai, L. Guo, C. Liu, Subramania Angaiah, Z. Guo Carbon 140, 696-733 2018 7.466
27 In-situ grown nickel selenide onto graphene nanohybrid electrodes for high energy density asymmetric supercapacitors Balakrishnan Kirubasankar, Vignesh Murugadoss, Zhanhu Guo, Subramania Angaiah Nanoscale 10, 20414 2018 7.233
28 One-pot electrochemical preparation of copper species immobilized poly(: O -aminophenol)/MWCNT composite with excellent electrocatalytic activity for Barathi, P., Thirumalraj, B., Chen, S.-M., Subramania, A. Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers 4, 1356-1364 2017 5.106
29 Electrospun Nd3+-Doped LiMn2O4 Nanofibers as High-Performance Cathode Material for Li-Ion Capacitors V. Shobana, K. Balakrishnan,P. Parthiban, S. Arun Kumar, A. Subramania. ChemElectroChem 4, 2059-2067 2017 4.412
30 In-Situ Grown Cobalt Selenide/Graphene Nanocomposites Counter Electrode for Enhanced Dye-sensitized Solar Cell Performance Vignesh Murugadoss, Ning Wang, SruthiTadakamalla, Bin Wang, Zhanhu Guo and Subramania Angaiah Journal of Materials Chemistry A 5, 14583-14594 2017 8.867
31 High performance electrospun PVdF-HFP/SiO2 nanocomposite membrane electrolyte for Li-ion capacitors Arun Kumar,S.,Vignesh.M.,Subramania,A Journal of Applied Polymer Science 134, 45177 2017 1.600
32 Dimensional stability and electrochemical behaviour of ZrO2 incorporated electrospun PVdF-HFP based nanocomposite polymer membrane electrolyte for Li- Arun Kumar,S.,Vignesh.M.,Subramania,A Nature Scientific reports 7, 45390 2017 5.228
33 ZnSe quantum dots sensitized electrospun ZnO nanofibers as an efficient photoanode for improved performance of QDSSC. Singh, N., Salam, Z., Sivasankar, N., Subramania, A. Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 64, 16 2017 2.264
34 Synthesis and electrochemical performance of P2-Na0.67AlxCo1-xO2 (0.0 ≤ × ≤ 0.5) nanopowders for sodium ion capacitors Kshama Singh, K Balakrishnan, A Subramania. Ionics 23, 731 2017 2.112
35 Hydrothermal assisted In situ growth of CoSe onto graphene nanosheets as a nanohybrid positive electrode for asymmetric supercapacitors. K Balakrishnan, M Vignesh, A Subramania. RSC Advances 7, 5853 2017 3.078
36 Enhancement in growth rate and productivity of spinach grown in hydroponics with iron oxide nanoparticles JeyasubramanianK. Gopalakrishnan Thoppey, U.U., Hikku, G.S., Selvakumar, N. Krishnamoorthy, K. Subramania, A. RSC Advances 6, 15451-15459 2016 3.078
37 Ziziphus jujuba leaves extract as green corrosion inhibitor against carbon steel in 1N HCl solution Hema, K.,Venkatraman, B.R., Subramania, A. Der Pharma Chemica 8, 332-342 2016 0.75
38 Electrospun TiC embedded CNFs as a low cost platinum-free counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cell Saranya, K., Sivasankar, N., Mallick, S, Subramania, A Materials Research Bulletin 75, 83-90 2016 2.372
39 Bimetal (Ni–Co) nanoparticles-incorporated electrospun carbon nanofibers as an alternative counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells Rameez, M, Saranya, K., Subramania, A. Sivasankar, N, Mallick, S. Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 122, 1-10 2016 1.600
40 Montmorillonite embedded electrospun PVdF–HFP nanocomposite membraneelectrolyte for Li-ion capacitors Arun Kumar,S.,Vignesh.M.,Subramania,A Applied Materials Today 5, 33–40 2016 --
41 Assisted combustion synthesis and characterization of Pr0.6Sr0.4MnO3±δ nano crystalline powder as cathode material for IT-SOFC Matheswaran, P., Rajasekhar, M., Subramania, A. Ceramics International 43, 988-991 2016 2.758
42 Polyol thermolysis synthesis of TiO2 nanoparticles and its paste formulation to fabricate photoanode for dye-sensitized solar cells P. Pratheep, E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 119, 497-502 2015 1.694
43 Microwave-assisted combustion synthesis of nanocrystalline Sm-doped La2Mo2O9 oxide-ion conductors for SOFC application T. Saradha, A. Subramania, K. Balakrishnan, S. Muzhumathi. Materials Research Bulletin 68, 320 2015 1.968
44 Influence of earth-abundant bimetallic (Fe–Ni) nanoparticle-embedded CNFs as a low-cost counter electrode material for dye-sensitized solar cells K. Saranya, N. Sivasankar, A. Subramania. RSC Advances 54, 43611 2015 3.078
45 High performance dye sensitized solar cell based on electrospun poly(vinylidene fluoride-co-hexafluoropropylene)/cobalt sulfide nanocomposite membrane E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania, Zhaofu Fei, Paul.J. Dyson RSC Advances 5, 52026 2015 3.078
46 Developments in conducting polymer based counter electrodes for dye-sensitized solar cells - An overview K. Saranya, M. Rameez, A. Subramania. European Polymer Journal 66, 207 2015 3.245
47 Development of a conjugated polyaniline incorporated electrospun poly(vinylidenefluoride-co-hexafluoropropylene) composite membrane electrolyte for hi Vijayakumar Elayappan,Vignesh Murugadoss, Subramania Angaiah, Zhaofu Fei, Paul J. Dyson Journal of Applied Polymer Science 132, 42777 2015 1.645
48 Graphene quantum dots decorated electrospun TiO2 nanofibers as an effective photoanode for dye sensitized solar cells Z.Salam, E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania, N. Sivasankar, S. Mallick. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 143, 250-259 2015 5.337
49 Influence of Al2O3 nanoparticles embedded-TiO2 nanofibers based photoanodes on photovoltaic performance of a dye sensitized solar cell Z. Salam, E. Vijayakumar, A. Subramania. RSC Advances 4, 52871 2014 3.078
50 Synthesis of polythiophene and its carbonaceous nanofibers as electrode materials for asymmetric supercapacitors K. Balakrishnan, M. Kumar, A. Subramania Advanced Materials Research 938, 151-156 2014 1.060
51 Microwave-assisted exfoliation method to develop platinum-decorated graphene nanosheets as a low cost counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cells K. Saranya, N. Sivasankar, A. Subramania. RSC Advances 4, 36226 2014 3.078
52 Preparation, characterization, and evaluation of LiNi0.4Co 0.6O2 nanofibers for supercapacitor applications G. Bhuvanalogini, N. Murugananthem, V. Shobana, A. Subramania. Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry 18, 2387 2014 2.234
53 Vitex negundo leaves extract as green inhibitor for the corrosion of aluminium 1N NaOH solution A. Sirajunnisa, M.I. Fazal Mohamed, A. Subramania. Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research 6, 580 2014 --
54 Selective ethanol gas sensing behavior of mesoporous n-type semiconducting FeNbO4 nanopowder obtained by niobium-citrate process C. Balamurugan, D.-W. Lee, A. Subramania Current Applied Physics 14, 439 2014 2.026
55 Preparation of electrospun Co3O4 nanofibers as electrode material for high performance asymmetric supercapacitors M. Kumar, A. Subramania, K. Balakrishnan. Electrochimica Acta 149, 152-160 2014 5.116
56 Electrodeposition and characterisation of Cu–CeO2 nanocomposite coatings S. Ramalingam, V.S. Muralidharan, A. Subramania Surface Engineering 29, 510-515 2013 1.545
57 Effect of different compositions of ethylene carbonate and propylene carbonate containing iodide/triiodide redox electrolyte on the photovoltaic perfo A. Subramania, E. Vijayakumar N. Sivasankar , A. R. SathiyaPriya, Kang-Jin Kim Ionics 19, 1649-1653 2013 1.674
58 Synthesis and characterization of InNbO4 nanopowder for gas sensors C.Balamurugan, E.Vijayakumar, A.Subramania Talanta 88, 115-120 2012 3.794
59 Delevopment of nanocrystalline CrNbO4 based P-type semiconducting gas sensor for LPG, ethonal and ammonia . C.Balamurugan,G. Bhuvanalogini, A.Subramania Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 168, 165-171 2012 3.898
60 Preparation of TiO2 paste using poly(vinylpyrrolidone) for dye sensitized solar cells S.N. Karthick, K.V. Hemalatha C. Justinraj , A.Subramania, Hee-Je Kim Thin Solid Films 520, 7018-21 2012 1.890
61 Preparation and LPG-gas sensing characteristics of p-type semiconducting LaNbO4 ceramic material C. Balamurugan, D.-W. Lee, A. Subramania Applied Surface Science 283, 58-64 2012 2.112
62 Development of wide band gap sensor based on AlNbO4 nanopowder for ethonal C.Balamurugan, A. Subashini, G.N. Chudhari, A.Subramania. Journal of Alloys and Compounds 526, 110-115 2012 2.289

Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Details of Conference Publication Page Nos. Year
1 Synthesis of polythiophene and its carbonaceous nanofibers as electrode materials for asymmetric supercapacitors Balakrishnan, K., Kumar, M., Subramania, A. Advanced Materials Research, International Conference on Nanomaterials (ICNM’13) 151-157 2014
2 Development of LiCr0.15Co0.85O2 nanowires by electrospinning method as a cathode for asymmetric supercapacitors Bhuvanalogini, G., Shobana, V., Subramania, A. Proceedings of the International Conference on "Advanced Nanomaterials and Emerging Engineering Technologies", ICANMEET 2013 453-458 2013

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Recent Advances in Electrochemical Science A.Subramania and P.Manisankar Niteash praba 2010 978-93-80400-16-7
2 NANOSCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY V.S.Muralidharan and A.Subramania Ane Books India 2009 81-8052-201-16-6
3 Recent Advances in Textile and Electrochemical Sciences (RATES-2009) A.Subramania and P.Manisankar CSIR, New Delhi 2009 ----
4 Nanoscience and Technology A.Subramania and V.S.Muralidharan CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, London 2009 14-2008-962-5

Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Chapter 19 - Nanomaterials for antifungal applications K Kavitha, N Vijaya, A Krishnaveni, M Arthanareeswari, Susai Rajendran, Abdulhameed Al-Hashem, Subramania Angaiah Nanotoxicity Elsevier 2020 978-0-12-819943-5
2 Chapters 11, 12, 13, 22, 25, 26, 44 & 45 A.Subramania and P.Manisankar Recent Advances in Electrochemical Science Niteash praba 2010 978-93-80400-16-7
3 Chapters 1, 20, 22, 47 A.Subramania and T.Vasudevan Nanomaterials-theory and application Sri Lakshmi Printers 2005 ---

Edited Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Physical Chemistry-II for M.Sc., A.Subramania DDE,AL.U 2008 ----
2 Physical Chemistry Practical Manual for M.Sc., A.Subramania DDE,AL.U 2008 ----
3 Laboratory course on corrosion science A.Subramania,A.R.Sathiya priya and V.S.Muralidharan Arun Publication Madurai 2007 ----
4 Analysis of heavy metals, oil & grease in marine water and sediment T.vasudevan and A.Subramania Department of Industrial chemistry, Alagappa University, Karaikudi 2007 ----
5 Practical approach to Electrochemist-ry (Part-II Electroplating and Anodizing) A.Subramania, T.vasudevan and G.P.Kalaignan Bharathi Publications and Printers, Thanjavur 2007 ----
6 Nanomaterial’s-theory and application A.Subramania Sri Lakshmi Printers 2005 ----
7 Chemistry Laboratory Manual for BE/B.Tech Students A.Subramania Arun Publication Madurai 2002 ----

Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Mid Carrier Award BSR, UGC, New Delhi 2018-2020 10 2018
2 Development of ionic liquids embedded electrospun PVdF-HFP membrane electrolyes for high performances dye sensitized solar cells. CSIR, New Delhi Jan. 2016 - Jan. 2019 5 2016

Ongoing Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Completed Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Development of 1- D nanostructured materials reinforced nickel nanocomposite coatings by pulse current technuique DAE-CSR IGCAR Feb. 2014- Feb. 2017 10 2014
2 Preparation and Characterization of LiMxCo1-xO2 (M=Al,Cr,La,Nd,Gd) Nanowires/nanorods by Electrospinning Technique for Asymmetric Supercapacitors UGC, New Delhi Aug. 2012 - Aug. 2014 7 2012
3 Development of nanofibrous cubic spinel metal oxides and composite electrolyte membranes by electrospinning technique for asymmetric Supercapacitors DST-Nanomission New Delhi Mar. 2011 - Mar. 2014 40 2011
4 Development of high performance dye sensitized solar cell Research Start Up grant by Pondicherry University 2010-2013 10 2010
5 Development of nanofibrous polymer electrolyte membranes by electrospinning technique for high performance dye sensitized solar cells CSIR New Delhi Dec. 2010 - Dec. 2013 20 2010
6 Development and characterization of alternative to chromate based primers for aerospace steel and aluminium alloys DRDL Hyderabad July 2006 - July 2009 10 2006
7 Development of PVdF-HFP based nano-composite polymer electrolytes for advanced Li – Batteries UGC, New Delhi Jan. 2005 - Jan. 2008 6 2005
8 Development of Micro-porous PVdF-HFP based blend polymer electrolyte membranes for advanced Li – Battery Application DST-SERC, New Delhi Feb. 2005 Feb. 2006 9.5 2005
9 Sethu Samudram Ship Channel Project –Environmental Monitoring (SSCP) DCI, Vizag July 2005 - July 2006 100 2005
10 Advanced cathode materials synthesis for Li-ion batteries AICTE Career Award Scheme, New Delhi April 2002 - April 2003 10 2002

Completed Consultancy Works

S.No Title of the Consultancy Work Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year

Career Guidance Offered to students

S.No Name of the Scheme No. of Students Competitive Examinations/ Career Counseling No. of Students Passed No. of Students Placed

List of capability enhancement such as Soft skill development, Remedial coaching, Language lab,
Bridge courses, Yoga, Meditation, Personal Counselling and Mentoring etc.,

S.No Name of the Programme/Scheme Date of Implementation No. of Students Enrolled Agencies Involved

Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2018 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
2 2017 M.TECH 3 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
3 2016 M.TECH 5 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
4 2015 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
5 2014 M.TECH 7 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
6 2013 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
7 2012 M.TECH 3 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry
8 2010 M.PHIL 3 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University
9 2009 M.PHIL 3 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University
10 2008 M.PHIL 3 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University
11 2007 M.PHIL 6 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University
12 2006 M.PHIL 2 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University
13 2005 M.PHIL 5 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University
14 2004 M.PHIL 4 Dept. of Industrial Chemistry, Alagappa University

Research Guidance - Ph.D

S.No Student Name Registration Date Registration No. Thesis Title Thesis Submitted Status Thesis Submitted Date Vivavoce Completed Status Date Awarded
1 K. Saranya 31-08-2012 121600009 Development of graphene and carbon nanofiber based counter electrode materials for dye sensitized solar cell YES 26-08-2016 YES 08-05-2017
2 E. Vijaykumar 31-08-2012 121600004 Development of electrospun nanocomposite polymer membrane electrolytes for dye sensitized solar cells YES 01-12-2015 YES 03-05-2016
3 Balakrishnan K 24-10-2014 1400160001 Development of Transition Metal Chalcogenides-Graphene Nanohybrid Electrodes for High Performance Asymmetric Supercapacitors YES 24-08-2018 YES 12-04-2019
4 Shobana V 24-09-2012 Development of electrospun LiMn2O4 Nanofibers and its composites as electrode materials for Li-ion capacitors. YES 30-07-2018 YES 17-04-2019
5 Vignesh M 12-10-2015 1500160006 Studies on in-situ grown metal selenides onto graphene as counter electrodes for dye-sensitized solar cell YES 20-06-2019 YES 14-12-2019
6 G. Vijaya Kumar 05-08-2004 Development of PVdF-HFP based nanocomposite polymer electrolytes for high performance Li–ion polymer batteries YES 01-12-2007 YES 28-12-2007
7 Nisha 04-08-2014 1400160003 Development of semiconductor quantum dots sensitized porous TiO2 nanofibers for high efficiency QDSC YES 30-07-2018 YES 26-03-2019
8 S. Arun Kumar 03-09-2013 13160002 Development of polymer nanocomposite membrane electrolytes for Li-ion Capacitors YES 27-06-2017 YES 07-04-2018
9 A. R. Sathiya Priya 02-07-2002 Development of acidizing inhibitors for oil well applications YES 07-12-2005 YES 03-07-2006
10 M. Sastri 01-09-2011 Studies on electrodeposition of nanocrystalline metal oxide films for solar applications YES 01-12-2013 YES 11-02-2014
11 G. Bhuvana Logini 01-09-2009 Synthesis and characterization of LiCoO2 based electrode materials for asymmetric supercapacitor applications YES 01-12-2010 YES 10-10-2011
12 N. Muruganantham 01-09-2009 Synthesis and characterization of LiMn2O4 based electrode materials for asymmetric supercapacitor applications YES 01-12-2011 YES 08-08-2011
13 C. Balamurugan 01-09-2008 Preparation and Characterization of semiconductor binary nanometal oxides for gas sensor applications YES 01-12-2011 YES 16-06-2012
14 S. Lakshmi Devi 01-09-2005 Synthesis and characterization of nano-crystalline layer type cathode materials for Li-ion batteries YES 01-12-2009 YES 02-12-2009
15 S. Ramalingam 01-09-2004 Electrodeposition and characterization of copper nanocomposites YES 01-12-2008 YES 28-08-2009
16 S. Richard Prabhu Gnanakan 01-09-2003 Synthesis and characterization of polythiophene based nanofibers for supercapacitors YES 01-12-2008 YES 28-10-2009
17 S. N. Karthick 01-09-2003 Preparation and characterization of nanocrystalline LiMn2O4 based thin film cathode materials for Li–ion battery YES 01-12-2007 YES 31-10-2008
18 T. Saradha 01-09-2003 Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline La2Mo2O9 based oxide-ion conductors YES 01-12-2007 YES 28-12-2007
19 M. Rajasekar 01-09-2003 Preparation and characterization of newer cathode materials for solid oxide fuel cell application YES 01-12-2007 YES 14-11-2008
20 N. Angayarkanni 01-09-2002 Development of nano-crystalline LiMn2O4 based cathode materials for high performance Li-ion batteries YES 01-11-2006 YES 27-08-2007
21 N. T. Kalyana Sundaram 01-07-2001 Development of polymer electrolytes for rechargeable Lithium–ion battery YES 01-01-2006 YES 30-10-2006

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

S.No Scholar Name Designation Funding Agency Fellowship Title Year of Joining Year of Completion
1 Dr. P. Pathipan National Post Doctoral Fellow DST-SERB NPDF 02-04-2018 02-04-2020
2 Dr. R. Rajamohan National Post Doctoral Fellow DST-SERB NPDF 01-09-2017 01-09-2019
3 Dr. P. Barathi National Post Doctoral Fellow DST-SERB NPDF 01-02-2016 31-01-2018

Financial assistance availed to attend conferences / workshops and to pay membership fee
of professional bodies during the year

S.No Conference/ workshop attended for which financial support provided Professional body for which membership fee is provided Amount of Support Place From Date To Date Year

E-Lecture Details

S.No E-Lecture Title Development of e-content/e-learning/delivering Member of Editorial Bodies Reviewer/Referee of
Content/Module Title Institution/Platform Year Weblink

Details of Online Education Conducted

S.No Nature of Online Course No. of Sessions Target Group Date

Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

S.No Title of the Paper Conferences/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme Organized by Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Electrospun 1D-Nanomaterials and their Applications in DSSC Webinar Dept. of Physics, Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai National 23-06-2020 23-06-2020 2020
2 Keynote Address National Science Day Celebration St.Johns College, Palayamkottai National 27-02-2019 27-02-2019 2019
3 Nanoscience and Technology INSA- Refereser course S.B.K College Arupukkotai, Tamilnadu National 18-05-2018 19-05-2018 2018
4 Nanoscience and Technology UGC – Refresher Course on Basic Sciences UGC-Academic Staff College, Pondicherry University National 21-06-2018 22-06-2018 2018
5 Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion and Storage National Seminar on Nanomaterials in Environmental and Energy Applications CIT, Coimbatore National 13-12-2018 13-12-2018 2018
6 Nanoscience and Technology-A Brid’s View National Workshop on Recent Advancements in Nanotechnology National Institute of Technology, Karaikal National 14-04-2017 14-04-2017 2017
7 Nanoscience and Technology- A Brid’s View National Seminar on Nanomaterials in Environmental and Energy Applications Saiva Bhanu Kshatriya College, Aruppukottai National 15-09-2017 16-09-2017 2017
8 Nanoscience and Technology Seminar J.J.College of Arts and Science, Pudukkottai, Tamilnadu National 29-01-2017 29-01-2017 2017
9 Special lecture Seminar Ananda College, Devakottai, Tamil Nadu National 27-01-2017 27-01-2017 2017
10 Chemical Synthesis of Nanomaterials Workshop Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. National 03-03-2016 05-03-2016 2016
11 Inauguration speak Programme on Science Association Government College of Engineering, Salem, Tamil Nadu. National 15-02-2016 15-02-2016 2016
12 Materials Science UGC – Refresher Course on Basic Sciences UGC-HRDC, Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. National 23-09-2015 23-09-2015 2016
13 Nanoscience and Technology-A Brids View Workshop National Institute of Technology, Karaikal, Puducherry National 14-04-2015 14-04-2015 2015
14 Nanoscience and Technology Conference ERK Arts and Science College, Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu National 07-08-2015 07-08-2015 2015
15 Electrospun materials for energy conversion and storage Seminar Kalasalingam University, Krishnankoil, Tamil Nadu National 21-03-2015 21-03-2015 2015
16 Electrospun materials for energy conversion and storage Seminar Kandaswami Kandar’s College, Velur, Tamil Nadu National 12-03-2015 12-03-2015 2015
17 Special lecture Seminar Syed Hamedha Arts and Science College, Kilakarai, Tamil Nadu National 03-03-2015 03-03-2015 2015
18 Electrospinning technique and its application in electrochemical energy devices Workshop V.O.Chidambarem College, Thoothukidi, Tamil Nadu National 25-02-2014 26-02-2014 2014
19 Keynote address National Science day celebration Periyar Maniammai University, Thanajvur, Tamil Nadu National 05-03-2014 05-03-2014 2014
20 Nanoscience and Technology-A Brids View Seminar Kings College of Engineering, Thanajvur, Tamil Nadu National 14-04-2014 14-04-2014 2014
21 Special lecture Conference Ananda College, Devakottai, Tamil Nadu National 15-10-2014 15-10-2014 2014
22 Nanoscience and Technology Seminar Bonsecours College for Women, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu National 29-11-2013 29-11-2013 2013
23 Nanoscience and Technology Seminar PRIST University, Pondicherry Campus, Pondicherry National 05-10-2013 05-10-2013 2013
24 Electrospinning technique and its application in energy storage devices Conference Presidency College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu National 18-07-2013 18-07-2013 2013
25 Nanoscience and Technology National Level Science Forum (Stimulators-2013) Muthayammal Technical Campus, Rasipuram National 02-03-2013 02-03-2013 2013
26 Refresher Course on Basic Sciences, UGC – Refresher Course on Basic Sciences UGC-Academic Staff College, Pondicherry University National 05-06-2012 05-06-2012 2012
27 Nanoscience and Technology National Symposium on Nanoscience St.Mary’s College, Thoothukudi National 29-11-2012 29-11-2012 2012

Conferences/Seminars Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 National Conference on Recent Advances in Textile and Electrochemical Sciences (RATES-2009) TNCSC and CSIR Alagappa University & 2 Days National 04-12-2009 05-12-2009 2009
2 All India Young Scientists Convention, XXX Indian Social Science Congress Indian Academy of Social Sciences Alagappa University & 1 Day National 30-12-2006 30-12-2006 2006
3 National Conference on Application Oriented Nanomaterials DST, UGC & CSIR, New Delhi Alagappa University & 2 Days National 10-03-2005 11-05-2005 2005

Workshop Organized

S.No Title of the Programme Sponsors Venue & Duration Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 National Workshop on Theory & Practice of Powder X-Ray Diffraction Analysis ( NWPXRD-2017) CSIR, Pondicherry University Centre for Nanoscience and Technology (03 days) National 23-12-2017 24-12-2017 2017
2 National Workshop on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (NWNSNT - 2016) ICMR, DRDO, MNRE Centre for Nanoscience and Technology (03 days) National 03-03-2015 05-03-2015 2015
3 National workshop on Advanced Techniques for Corrosion Studies NCCI, Karaikudi Alagappa University & 3 Days National 05-01-2006 07-01-2006 2006

Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

S.No Name of the Position Agency/Organisation Duration Nature of Duties

Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

S.No Name of the Body/Society Nature of Affiliation Year
1 Royal Society of Chemistry, UK Fellow Member 2019
2 Indian Chemical Society, Kolkata Fellow Member 2019
3 Indian Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry, BARC, Mumbai Life Member 2019
4 Electrochemical Society of India, IISc, Bengaluru Life Member 2019
5 Solar Energy Society of India, New Delhi. Life Member 2011
6 The Society for Polymer Science (India), Pune Life Member 2009
7 Magnetics Society of India, Hyderabad Life Member 2009
8 Materials Research Society of India, Bangalore Life Member 2009
9 Indian Society for Technical Education, New Delhi Life Member 2008
10 Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Sci. and Tech. Fellow Member 2007
11 Indian Science Congress Association, Kolkata Life Member 2006

Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Centre Head 3 years (2015-2018) Routine works of Centre Head
2 Chairman of PG Board studies in Nanoscience & Technology 3 years (2015-2018) To frame syllabus of M.TECH-CNST
3 VC Nominee 7 years (2013 - To date) Routine works of VC nominee for CGET
4 Member, PG Board of Studies, Materials Science, MK University 5 Years (2016-2021) To frame syllabus of Materials Science and Technology
5 Member, PG Board of Studies, Materials Science,Central University of Tamil Nadu 3 Years (2018-2021) To frame syllabus of Materials Science and Technology
6 Member - Management Committe, Day Care Centre and Pre-Primary School, Pondicherry Universitye 2015-Till Date Routine works of member as management committee
7 Associate Editor, Engineered Science Journal, USA 2018-Till Date Routine works of Associate Editor
8 Executive Editorial Board Member 2018-Till Date Routine works of Executive Editorial Board Member
9 Advisory Board Member, ES Energy & Environment, USA 2018-Till Date Routine works of Advisory Board Member
10 Editorial Board Members, Advanced Composites and Hybrid Materials (Springer) 2017-Till Date Routine works of Editorial Board Members
11 Co-Editor, European Journal of Applied Science and Technology (EJAST), Smart Academy, London, UK 2013-Till Date Routine works of Co-Editor
12 Editorial Advisory Board Member, Journal of Environmental Nanotechnology 2012-Till Date Routine works of Editorial Advisory Board Member

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

S.No Name of the Position (NSS, NCC, Warden etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites

Collaboration with Institution/Industry

S.No Collaborator Name Designation Institution/Industry Type Nature of Collaboration Period of Collaboration Visits to Collaborating
Institution / Industry
Details of Collaborative Research/Teaching
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1 Prof. John Zhanhu Guo Professor University of Tennessee INTERNATIONAL Research works 31-07-2017 31-10-2031 02-04-2018 26-10-2018 Development of solar cells and energy storage devices.
2 Prof. Kwang Soon Ahn Professor Yeungnam University INTERNATIONAL Research 07-12-2016 28-01-2022 02-02-2017 31-08-2018 Worked on DSSCs
3 Prof. Kim Sang-Jae Professor Jeju National University INTERNATIONAL Research 03-06-2014 25-09-2020 05-07-2017 22-09-2017 Development of electrode materials for supercapacitors

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