P.THANGADURAI Associate Professor

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  • Centre for Nano Sciences & Technology
  • Madanjeet School of Green Energy Technologies
  • thangaduraip.nst@pondiuni.edu.in

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. Physics-Materials Science University of Madras, Chennai, Tamilnadu 2006
2 M.Phil. Physics Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamilnadu 1999
3 M.Sc Physics Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamilnadu 1996
4 B.Sc Physics Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tamilnadu 1994

Area of Specializaion

Physics-Materials Science, Semiconductor Nanomaterials for Advanced applicaionst, Photocatalysis, High-k based MOS capacitors, Electron Microscopy of Materials

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 Fellow of Academy of Sciences NATIONAL Academy of Sciences Chennai 2019 -
2 Raman Fellowship NATIONAL UGC, India 2014 -
3 Marie-Curie Post Doctoral Fellowship INTERNATIONAL European Commission 2009 -
4 Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) NATIONAL CSIR 2002 -
5 Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) NATIONAL CSIR-NET 2001 -
6 University Research Fellowship (URF) STATE University of Madras 2000 -
7 Lecturership of UGC-NET NATIONAL CSIR 2000 -
8 Gold medal in M.Sc. REGIONAL Madurai Kamaraj University 1996 -

Teaching Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution
1 Assistant Professor Centre for Nanoscience and Technology Pondicherry University

Research Experience

S.No Designation Department/Centre Institution Area of Research
1 University Research Fellow Department of Nuclear Physics University of Madras Preparation and characterization of oxide Nanomaterials and understanding their electrical properties
2 CSIR-Senior Research Fellow Department of Nuclear Physics University of Madras Preparation and characterization of oxide Nanomaterials and understanding their electrical properties
3 Research Associate Sophisticated Analytical Instruments Facility IIT Madras, Chennai, India Preparation of II-VI semiconductor quantum dots and nanorods with tunable band gap
4 Post Doctoral Fellow Department of Materials Engineering Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel Electron microscopy of soft and hard materials and Radiation damage studies in MOS capacitors
5 Marie Curie Post Doctoral Researcher Institute of Microelectronics National Center of Scientific Research (NCSR) - DEMOKRITOS Structural characterization of metal and semiconductor nanoparticles by Transmission Electron Microscopy
6 Raman Fellow (Post Doctocal Fellowship) Department of Materials Science and Engineering Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA Electron Microscopy Steel and IN718 alloys surface engineered by low temperature carburization

Industry Experience

S.No Designation Company/Corporate Nature of Work
1 Nil Nil Nil

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

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 Surface analysis, gate leakage currents and electrical characteristics of Mn ions incorporated into ZrO2 gate dielectric layer in silicon MOS capacito J. Udaya Bhanu, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 119 & 105171 2020 2.722
2 Structural and electrical characteristics of nanocrystalline La2Sn2O7 pyrochlore Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Semmozhi Jayabalan, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Thangadurai Paramasivam Solid State Sciences 105 & 106245: 1-8 2020 2.155
3 Grain size engineering in nanocrystalline Y2Zr2O7: A detailed study on the grain size correlated electrical properties Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Thangadurai Paramasivam Journal of Alloys and Compounds 831 & 154782: 1-12 2020 4.175
4 Grain size effect on the electrical properties of nanocrystalline Gd2Zr2O7 ceramics Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Thangadurai Paramasivam Journal of Alloys and Compounds 813 & 152221 2020 4.175
5 Influence of Nb ion doping on the electrical properties of nanocrystalline NiTiO3 ceramics and their universal behavior Honey Gupta, K. Chitrarasu, V. Chellasamy, P. Thangadurai Ionics 26 & 939–952 2020 2.354
6 Surface engineering of IN-718 by low-temperature carburisation: properties and thermal stability Z. Li, T. Paramasivam, W. Niu, Y. Wang, O. Anderoglu, A. H. Heuer, S. A. Maloy, R. S. Lillard and F. Ernst Surface Engineering 35:3 $ 281-293, 2019 2.229
7 Influence of Mg ion concentration in ZrO2 gate dielectric layered silicon based MOS capacitors for memory applications: Thorough understanding of cond J. Udaya Bhanu, G. Ramesh Babu, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 89 & 85– 96 2019 2.722
8 Study on the effect of copper ion doping in zinc oxide nanomaterials for photocatalytic applications Alok Gaurav, Rosalin Beura, J. Santhosh Kumar, P. Thangadurai Materials Chemistry and Physics 230 & 162–171 2019 2.781
9 Organic-to-water dispersible Mn:ZnS–ZnS doped core–shell quantum dots: synthesis, characterization and their application towards optical bioimagin Joicy Selvaraj, Arun Mahesh, Vaseeharan Baskaralingam, Arunkumar Dhayalan and Thangadurai Paramasivam New Journal of Chemistry 43 & 11912-11925 2019 3.069
10 Tuning electrical properties of nanocrystalline Y2Zr2O7 pyrochlores by engineering the size of their particles M. Sashmeetha, K. Chitrarasu and P. Thangadurai Ionics 25 & 5949–5961 2019 2.354
11 Nanocrystalline bismuth oxyiodides thick films for X-ray detector P. Praveenkumar, G. Devanan Venkatasubbu, P. Thangadurai, T. Prakash Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 104 & 104686 2019 2.722
12 . Enhanced photo-induced catalytic activity of Cu ion doped ZnO – Graphene ternary nanocomposite for degrading organic dyes Rosalin Beura, Saravanan Rajendran, M.A. Gracia Pinilla, Paramasivam Thangadurai Journal of Water Process Engineering 32 & 100966 2019 3.173
13 Surface Engineering of Au decorated V2O5 Nanorods - Enhanced Photodegradation of Rh-6G Under Visible Light with High Cyclability and Stability Jayaraj Santhosh Kumar and ParamasivamThangadurai Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 7 & 103512: 1-12 2019 4.09
14 Enhanced Visible-Light-Driven Photodegradation of Rh-6G by Surface Engineered Pd-V2O5 Heterostructure Nanorods Jayaraj Santhosh Kumar and Paramasivam Thangadurai Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 6, 4 & 5320–5331 2018 4.01
15 Crystalline phase dependent electrical properties of Mg incorporated tetragonal phase stabilized ZrO2 high-κ dielectric layer in Si based MOS capacit J. Udaya Bhanu, A. Amutha, G. Ramesh Babu, B. Sundaravel, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 81, 7–16 2018 2.722
16 Colloidal Gradated Alloyed (Cu)ZnInS/ZnS Core/Shell Nanocrystals with Tunable Optical Properties for Live Cell Optical Imaging Joicy Selvaraj, Arun Mahesh, Dr. Vaseeharan Baskaralingam, Dr. Arunkumar Dhayalan, Dr. Thangadurai Paramasivam, ChemistrySelect 3 & 5993– 6008 2018 1.716
17 Enhanced photocatalytic activity of V2O5 nanorods for the photodegradation of organic dyes: A detailed understanding of the mechanism and their antiba Santhosh Kumar Jayaraj, Vishwanathan Sadishkumar, Thirumurugan Arun, Paramasivam Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 85 & 122–133 2018 2.722
18 Fluorite to pyrochlore phase transformation in nanocrystalline Nd2Zr2O7 Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Jegadeesan Palanisamy, Thangadurai Paramasivam Materials Letters 228(1) & 493-496 2018 2.687
19 Effect of Sn doping in ZnO on the photocatalytic activity of ZnO-Graphene nanocomposite with improved activity Rosalin Beura and P. Thangadurai Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 6,4 & 5087-5100 2018 4.01
20 Influence of Sn ion doping on the photocatalytic performance of V2O5 nanorods prepared by hydrothermal method S. Rajeshwari, J. Santhosh Kumar, R. T. Rajendrakumar, N. Ponpandian and P. Thangadurai Materials Research Express 5,2 & 025507-025600 2018 1.151(2017)
21 Dependence on temperature of the electrical properties of nanocrystalline Y2Ti2O7 ceramics Dona Joseph, Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Sashmeetha Mumoorthy, and Thangadurai Paramasivam Ceramics International 44, 5 & 5426-5432 2018 3.057 (2017)
22 Phosphine-Free, Highly Emissive, Water-Soluble Mn:ZnSe/ZnS Core-Shell Nanorods: Synthesis, Characterization, and in-Vitro Bioimaging of HEK293 and HeL Joicy Selvaraj, Arun Mahesh, Vijayshankar Asokan, Vaseeharan Baskaralingam, Arunkumar Dhayalan, and Thangadurai Paramasivam ACS Applied Nano Materials 1, 1 & 371-383 2018 -
23 Precursor dependent structural phase evolution in hydrothermally prepared Cu2O octahedrons and Cu micro-flakes and their structural and optical proper Sudama Chaurasiya, J. Udaya Bhanu and P. Thangadurai Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals 71,5 & 1185–1191 2018 0.533 (2016)
24 A detailed study on Sn4+ doped ZnO for enhanced photocatalytic degradation Rosalin Beura, R. Pachaiappan, P. Thangadurai Applied Surface Science 433 & 887-898 2018 4.439 (2017)
25 Structural evolution and electrical properties of the biphasic compound α-Al2O3:MgAl2O4 K. Chitrarasu, J. Udaya Bhanu, R. Dhanabal, A. Chandrabose, P. Thangadurai Materials Research Bulletin 90 & 244-252 2017 2.873 (2017)
26 Structural, Optical and Photocatalytic Properties of Graphene-ZnO Nanocomposites for varied compositions Rosalin Beura and P. Thangadurai Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 102 & 168-177 2017 2.207 (2017)
27 Structural and electrochemical investigations of nanostructured NiTiO3 in acidic environment V. Chellasamy and P. Thangadurai Frontiers of Materials Science 11, 2 & 162–170 2017 1.471 (2016)
28 Low-temperature photoluminescence behaviour of Ag decorated ZnO Nanorods A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, B. Sundaravel, B. K. Panigrahi, K. Saravanan, and P. Thangadurai Journal of Applied Physics 120, 20 & 205104 2016 2.176(2017)
29 Structural and gas sensing properties of ex-situ oxidized Sn grown by thermal evaporation A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, B. Sundaravel, A. K. Prasad, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Applied Surface Science 360 & 731-737 2016 4.439(2017)
30 A facile bio-replicated synthesis of SnO2 motifs with porous surface by using pollen grains of Peltophorum pterocarpum as a template A. Ahamed Fazil, J. Udaya Bhanu, A. Amutha, S. Joicy, N. Ponpandian,S. Amirthapandian, B.K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 212 & 91-99 2015 3.649
31 Methane gas sensing at relatively low operating temperatureby hydrothermally prepared SnO2 nanorods A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, A. K. Prasad, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Journal of Nanoparticle Research 17,7 & 289 2015 2.127 (2016)
32 A facile green synthesis of reduced graphene oxide by using pollen grains of Peltophorum pterocarpum and study of its electrochemical behavior O. S. Asiq Rahman, V. Chellasamy, N. Ponpandian, S. Amirthapandian, B. K. Panigrahi and P. Thangadurai RSC Advances 4, 100 & 56910-56917 2014 2.936
33 Mn2+ ion influenced optical and photocatalytic behaviour of Mn–ZnS quantum dots prepared by a microwave assisted technique S. Joicy R. Saravanan, D. Prabhu, N. Ponpandian and P. Thangadurai RSC Advances 4, 10 & 44592-44599 2014 2.936
34 Influence of Manganese ions in the band gap of tin oxide nanoparticles: Structure, microstructure and optical studies Boya Venugopal, Brajesh Nandan, Amutha Ayyachamy, Venkatesan Balaji, Sankarakumar Amirthapandian, Binaya Kumar Panigrahi and Thangadurai Paramasivam RSC Advances 4, 12 & 6141-6150 2014 2.936
35 Structural and photoluminescence studies of Eu3+ doped cubicY2O3 nanophosphors P.Packiyaraj, P.Thangadurai Journal of Luminescence 145, 10 & 997–1003 2014 2.732
36 Effect of Pd ion doping in the band gap of SnO2 nanoparticles: structural and optical studies Brajesh Nandan, B. Venugopal, S. Amirthapandian, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Journal of Nanoparticle Research 15,10 & 1999 2013 2.020(2016)
37 ZnO/Ag nanocomposite: an efficient catalyst for degradation studies of textile effluents under visible light R. Saravanan, N. Karthikeyan, V. K. Gupta, E. Thirumal, P. Thangadurai, V. Narayanan and A. Stephen Materials Science and Engineering: C 33,4 & 2235–2244 2013 5.080
38 Preparation and characterization of polyindole-iron oxide composite polymer electrolyte containing LiClO4 G. Rajasudha, D. Durgalakshmi, P. Thangadurai, N. Boukos, V. Narayanan, A. Stephen Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering 51,(3) & 225-230 2012 1.655
39 Polyindole -CuO composite polymer electrolyte containing LiClO4 for Lithium ion polymer batteries G. Rajasudha, L. M. Jayan, D. Durga lakshmi, P. Thangadurai, N. Boukos, V. Narayanan and A. Stephen Polymer Bulletin 68, 181-196 2012 1.589

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 Surface analysis, gate leakage currents and electrical characteristics of Mn ions incorporated into ZrO2 gate dielectric layer in silicon MOS capacito J. Udaya Bhanu, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 119 & 105171 2020 2.722
2 Structural and electrical characteristics of nanocrystalline La2Sn2O7 pyrochlore Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Semmozhi Jayabalan, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Thangadurai Paramasivam Solid State Sciences 105 & 106245: 1-8 2020 2.155
3 Grain size engineering in nanocrystalline Y2Zr2O7: A detailed study on the grain size correlated electrical properties Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Thangadurai Paramasivam Journal of Alloys and Compounds 831 & 154782: 1-12 2020 4.175
4 Grain size effect on the electrical properties of nanocrystalline Gd2Zr2O7 ceramics Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Thangadurai Paramasivam Journal of Alloys and Compounds 813 & 152221 2020 4.175
5 Influence of Nb ion doping on the electrical properties of nanocrystalline NiTiO3 ceramics and their universal behavior Honey Gupta, K. Chitrarasu, V. Chellasamy, P. Thangadurai Ionics 26 & 939–952 2020 2.354
6 Influence of Mg ion concentration in ZrO2 gate dielectric layered silicon based MOS capacitors for memory applications: Thorough understanding of cond J. Udaya Bhanu, G. Ramesh Babu, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 89 & 85– 96 2019 2.593 (2017)
7 Study on the effect of copper ion doping in zinc oxide nanomaterials for photocatalytic applications Alok Gaurav, Rosalin Beura, J. Santhosh Kumar, P. Thangadurai Materials Chemistry and Physics 230 & 162–171 2019 2.781
8 Organic-to-water dispersible Mn:ZnS–ZnS doped core–shell quantum dots: synthesis, characterization and their application towards optical bioimagin Joicy Selvaraj, Arun Mahesh, Vaseeharan Baskaralingam, Arunkumar Dhayalan and Thangadurai Paramasivam New Journal of Chemistry 43 & 11912-11925 2019 3.069
9 Tuning electrical properties of nanocrystalline Y2Zr2O7 pyrochlores by engineering the size of their particles M. Sashmeetha, K. Chitrarasu and P. Thangadurai Ionics 25 & 5949–5961 2019 2.354
10 Nanocrystalline bismuth oxyiodides thick films for X-ray detector P. Praveenkumar, G. Devanan Venkatasubbu, P. Thangadurai, T. Prakash Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 104 & 104686 2019 2.722
11 Enhanced photocatalytic activity of V2O5 nanorods for the photodegradation of organic dyes: A detailed understanding of the mechanism and their antiba Rosalin Beura, Saravanan Rajendran, M.A. Gracia Pinilla, Paramasivam Thangadurai Journal of Water Process Engineering 32 & 100966 2019 3.173
12 Surface Engineering of Au decorated V2O5 Nanorods - Enhanced Photodegradation of Rh-6G Under Visible Light with High Cyclability and Stability Jayaraj Santhosh Kumar and ParamasivamThangadurai Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 7 & 103512: 1-12 2019 4.01
13 A detailed study on Sn4+ doped ZnO for enhanced photocatalytic degradation Rosalin Beura, R. Pachaiappan, P. Thangadurai Applied Surface Science 433 & 887–898 2018 4.439 (2017)
14 Precursor dependent structural phase evolution in hydrothermally prepared Cu2O octahedrons and Cu micro-flakes and their structural and optical proper Sudama Chaurasiya, J. Udaya Bhanu and P. Thangadurai Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals 71, 5 & 1185-1191 2018 0.910 (2017)
15 Phosphine-Free, Highly Emissive, Water-Soluble Mn:ZnSe/ZnS Core-Shell Nanorods: Synthesis, Characterization, and in-Vitro Bioimaging of HEK293 and HeL Joicy Selvaraj, Arun Mahesh, Vijayshankar Asokan, Vaseeharan Baskaralingam, Arunkumar Dhayalan, and Thangadurai Paramasivam ACS Applied Nano Materials 1, 1 & 371–383 2018 -
16 Dependence on temperature of the electrical properties of nanocrystalline Y2Ti2O7 ceramics Dona Joseph, Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Sashmeetha Mumoorthy, and Thangadurai Paramasivam Ceramics International 44, 5 & 5426-5432 2018 3.057 (2017)
17 Influence of Sn ion doping on the photocatalytic performance of V2O5 nanorods prepared by hydrothermal method S. Rajeshwari, J. Santhosh Kumar, R. T. Rajendrakumar, N. Ponpandian and P. Thangadurai Materials Research Express 5, 2 & 025507-025600 2018 1.151(2017)
18 Crystalline phase dependent electrical properties of Mg incorporated tetragonal phase stabilized ZrO2 high-κ dielectric layer in Si based MOS capacit J. Udaya Bhanu, A. Amutha, G. Ramesh Babu, B. Sundaravel, P. Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 81 & 7-16 2018 2.593 (2017)
19 Colloidal Gradated Alloyed (Cu)ZnInS/ZnS Core/Shell Nanocrystals with Tunable Optical Properties for Live Cell Optical Imaging Joicy Selvaraj, Arun Mahesh, Dr. Vaseeharan Baskaralingam, Dr. Arunkumar Dhayalan, Dr. Thangadurai Paramasivam. ChemistrySelect 3& 5993– 6008 2018 1.505 (2017)
20 Enhanced photocatalytic activity of V2O5 nanorods for the photodegradation of organic dyes: A detailed understanding of the mechanism and their antiba Santhosh Kumar Jayaraj, Vishwanathan Sadishkumar, Thirumurugan Arun, Paramasivam Thangadurai Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 85 & 122–133 2018 2.593 (2017)
21 Fluorite to pyrochlore phase transformation in nanocrystalline Nd2Zr2O7 Chitrarasu Kaliyaperumal, Amirthapandian Sankarakumar, Jegadeesan Palanisamy, Thangadurai Paramasivam Materials Letters 228, 1 & 493-496 2018 2.687 (2017)
22 Effect of Sn doping in ZnO on the photocatalytic activity of ZnO-Graphene nanocomposite with improved activity Rosalin Beura and P. Thangadurai Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 6 & 5087–5100 2018 -
23 Surface engineering of IN-718 by low-temperature carburisation: properties and thermal stability Z. Li, T. Paramasivam, W. Niu, Y. Wang, O. Anderoglu, A. H. Heuer, S. A. Maloy, R. S. Lillard and F. Ernst Surface Engineering 1-13 2018 1.978 (2017)
24 Enhanced Visible-Light-Driven Photodegradation of Rh-6G by Surface Engineered Pd-V2O5 Heterostructure Nanorods Jayaraj Santhosh Kumar and Paramasivam Thangadurai Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 6 & 5320–5331 2018 -
25 Structural evolution and electrical properties of the biphasic compound α-Al2O3:MgAl2O4 K. Chitrarasu, J. Udaya Bhanu, R. Dhanabal, A. Chandrabose, P. Thangadurai Materials Research Bulletin 90 & 244-252 2017 2.873 (2017)
26 Structural and electrochemical investigations of nanostructured NiTiO3 in acidic environment V. Chellasamy and P. Thangadurai Frontiers of Materials Science 11, 2 & 162–170 2017 1.478 (2017)
27 Structural, Optical and Photocatalytic Properties of Graphene-ZnO Nanocomposites for varied compositions Rosalin Beura and P. Thangadurai Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 102 & 168–177 2017 2.207 (2017)
28 Low-temperature photoluminescence behaviour of Ag decorated ZnO Nanorods A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, B. Sundaravel, B. K. Panigrahi, K. Saravanan, and P. Thangadurai Journal of Applied Physics 120 & 205104:1-10 2016 2.176 (2017)
29 Structural and gas sensing properties of ex-situ oxidized Sn grown by thermal evaporation A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, B. Sundaravel, A. K. Prasad, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Applied Surface Science 360 & 731-737 2016 4.439 (2017)
30 Methane gas sensing at relatively low operating temperatureby hydrothermally prepared SnO2 nanorods A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, A. K. Prasad, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Journal of Nanoparticle Research 17 & 289:1-12 2015 2.127 (2017)
31 A facile bio-replicated synthesis of SnO2 motifs with porous surface by using pollen grains of Peltophorum pterocarpum as a template A. Ahamed Fazil, J. Udaya Bhanu, A. Amutha, S. Joicy, N. Ponpandian,S. Amirthapandian, B.K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 212 & 91-99 2015 3.649 (2017)
32 A facile green synthesis of reduced graphene oxide by using pollen grains of Peltophorum pterocarpum and study of its electrochemical behavior O. S. Asiq Rahman, V. Chellasamy, N. Ponpandian, S. Amirthapandian, B. K. Panigrahi and P. Thangadurai RSC Advances 4 & 56910–56917 2014 2.936 (2017)
33 Mn2+ ion influenced optical and photocatalytic behaviour of Mn–ZnS quantum dots prepared by a microwave assisted technique S. Joicy R. Saravanan, D. Prabhu, N. Ponpandian and P. Thangadurai RSC Advances 4 & 44592-44599 2014 2.936 (2017)
34 Influence of Manganese ions in the band gap of tin oxide nanoparticles: Structure, microstructure and optical studies Boya Venugopal, Brajesh Nandan, Amutha Ayyachamy, Venkatesan Balaji, Sankarakumar Amirthapandian, Binaya Kumar Panigrahi and Thangadurai Paramasivam RSC Advances 4 & 6141-6150 2014 2.936 (2017)
35 Structural and photoluminescence studies of Eu3+ doped cubicY2O3 nanophosphors P.Packiyaraj, P.Thangadurai Journal of Luminescence 145 & 997–1003 2014 2.732 (2017)
36 Effect of Pd ion doping in the band gap of SnO2 nanoparticles: structural and optical studies Brajesh Nandan, B. Venugopal, S. Amirthapandian, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai Journal of Nanoparticle Research Journal of Nanoparticle Research 15 & 1999 2013 2.127 (2017)
37 ZnO/Ag nanocomposite: an efficient catalyst for degradation studies of textile effluents under visible light R. Saravanan, N. Karthikeyan, V. K. Gupta, E. Thirumal, P. Thangadurai, V. Narayanan and A. Stephen Materials Science and Engineering C 33, 4 & 2235–2244 2013 5.08 (2017)
38 Preparation and characterization of polyindole-iron oxide composite polymer electrolyte containing LiClO4 G. Rajasudha, D. Durgalakshmi, P. Thangadurai, N. Boukos, V. Narayanan, A. Stephen Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering 51, 3 & 225-230 2013 1.655 (2017)
39 Polyindole -CuO composite polymer electrolyte containing LiClO4 for Lithium ion polymer batteries G. Rajasudha, L. M. Jayan, D. Durga lakshmi, P. Thangadurai, N. Boukos, V. Narayanan and A. Stephen. Polymer Bulletin 68, 1 & 181–196 2012 1.589 (2017)
40 Synthesis and characterization of Polyindole - NiO based composite polymer electrolyte with LiClO4 G. Rajasudha, A. P. Nancy, P. Thangadurai, N. Boukos, V. Narayanan and A. Stephen International Journal of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials 30,11 & 877–892 2011 2.127 (2017)
41 ZnO nanoparticles produced by novel reactive physical deposition process P. Thangadurai, I. Zergioti, S. Saranu, C. Chandrinou, Z. Yang, D. Tsoukalas, A. Kean, N. Boukos Applied Surface Science 257, 12 & 5366–5369 2011 4.439 (2017)
42 Palladium nanoparticles on silica-rich substrates by spontaneous reduction at room temperature Raúl Pina-Zapardiel, Isabel Montero, Antonio Esteban-Cubillo, José S. Moya, Wayne D. Kaplan, Thangadurai Paramasivam, Carlos Pecharromán Journal of Nanoparticle Reasearch 13 & 5239-5249 2011 2.127 (2017)
43 Preparation and Characterization of Polyindole –ZnO Composite polymer electrolyte with LiClO4 G. Rajasudha, H. Shankar, P. Thangadurai, Nikos Boukos, V. Narayanan and A. Stephen Ionics 16, 9 & 839-848 2010 2.347 (2017)
44 Microstructure and chemical analysis of Hf-based high-k dielectric layers in metal–insulator–metal capacitors P. Thangadurai, V. Mikhelashvili, G. Eisenstein, W.D. Kaplan Thin Solid Films 518, 15 & 4467-4472 2010 1.939 (2017)
45 The Correlation of the Electrical Properties with Electron Irradiation and Constant Voltage Stress for MIS Devices Based on High-k Double Layer (HfTiS V. Mikhelashvili, P. Thangadurai, W. D Kaplan, and G. Eisenstein Microelectronics Engineering 87, 9 & 1728-1734 2010 2.020 (2017)
46 An Experimental Method for Calibration of the Plasmon Mean-Free-Path Hila Sadan, Y. Kauffmann, P. Thangadurai, M. Drozdov, M. Baram, D. Brandon and W. D. Kaplan Journal of Microscopy 236, 3 & 165-173 2009 1.693 (2017)
47 The influence of electron-beam irradiation on electrical characteristics of metal–insulator–semiconductor capacitors based on a high-k dielectric P. Thangadurai, W.D. Kaplan, V. Mikhelashvili, G. Eisenstein Microelectronics Reliability 47, 7 & 716-720 2009 1.236 (2017)
48 Growth of CdS Nanorods by Oriented Attachment of Nanoparticles P. Thangadurai, S. Balaji and P. T. Manoharan Materials Chemistry and Physics 114,1 & 420-424 2009 2.892 (2017)
49 High Capacitance Density Metal Insulator Metal Structures Based on a High- HfNO-SiO2-HfTiO Laminate Stack V. Mikhelashvili, P. Thangadurai, W. D. Kaplan, G. Eisenstein Applied Physics Letters 92 & 132902 2008 3.495 (2017)
50 The Use of Nanolaminates to Obtain Structurally Stable High-K Films with Superior Electrical Properties: HfNO-HfTiO V. Mikhelashvili, G. Eisenstein, P. Thangadurai, W. D. Kaplan, R. Brener and C. Saguy Journal of Applied Physics 103 & 114106 2008 2.176 (2017)
51 Surface Modification of CdS Quantum Dots Using Thiols – Structural and Photophysical Studies P. Thangadurai, S. Balaji and P. T. Manoharan Nanotechnology 19 & 435708 2008 3.404 (2017)
52 TEM Specimen Preparation of Semiconductor-PMMA-Metal Interfaces P. Thangadurai, Yulia Lumelsky, Michael S. Silverstein and Wayne D. Kaplan Materials Characterization 59,11 & 1623-1629 2008 2.892 (2017)
53 Pressure effects on electrical resistivity and dielectric properties of nanocrystalline SnO2 P. Thangadurai, A. Chandra Bose, S. Ramasamy, T. R. Ravindran and R. Kesavamoorthy International Journal of Nanoscience 5 & 471-477 2006 -
54 High frequency raman modes in nanocrystalline lead (II) fluoride P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy and R. Kesavamoorthy International Journal of Nanoscience 5 & 585-591 2006 -
55 Non-linear I-V characteristics of nanocrystalline SnO2 A. Chandra Bose, P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy, S. Asokan and Vijaya Ganesan Nanotechnology 17,6 & 1752-1757 2006 3.404 (2017)
56 Grain Size Dependent Electrical Studies on Nanocrystalline SnO2 A. Chandra Bose, P. Thangadurai and S. Ramasamy Materials Chemistry and Physics 95,1 & 72-78 2006 2.210 (2017)
57 Raman studies in nanocrystalline lead (II) fluoride P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy and R. Kesavamoorthy Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 17 & 863-874 2005 2.617 (2017)
58 Impedance spectroscopy and DSC studies on nanostructured SnO2 A. Chandra Bose, P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy and B. Purniah Vacuum 77, 3 & 293-300 2005 2.067 (2017)
59 Phase Stabilization and Structural Studies of Nanocrystalline La2O3-ZrO2 P. Thangadurai, A. Chandra Bose and S. Ramasamy Journal of Material Science 40,15 & 3963–3968 2005 2.993 (2017)
60 EPR study of Mn2+ doped nanocrystalline PbF2 P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy, T. K. Kundu and P. T. Manoharan The European Physical Journal B (EPJ B) 44 & 447-454 2005 1.536 (2017)
61 Recent study of Nanomaterials prepared by Inert Gas Condensation using Ultra High Vacuum Chamber S. Ramasamy, D. J. Smith, P. Thangadurai, K. Ravichandran, T. Prakash, K. Padmaprasad and V. Sabarinathan Pramana - Journal of Physics 65,5 & 881-891 2005 0.699 (2017)
62 High-Pressure effects on electrical resistivity and dielectric properties of nanocrystalline SnO2 P. Thangadurai, A. Chandra Bose, S. Ramasamy, T. R. Ravindran and R. Kesavamoorthy Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 66,10 & 1621-1627 2005 2.207 (2017)
63 Conductivity behaviour of a cubic/tetragonal Phase stabilized nanocrystalline La2O3-ZrO2 P. Thangadurai, V. Sabarinathan, A. Chandra Bose and S. Ramasamy Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 65,11 & 1905-1912 2004 2.207 (2017)
64 207Pb MAS NMR and conductivity identified anomalous phase transition in nanostructured PbF2 P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy and P. T. Manoharan The European Physical Journal B (EPJ B) 37 & 425-432 2004 1.536 (2017)
65 Grain size effect on the universality of AC conductivity in SnO2 A. Chandra Bose, P. Balaya, P. Thangadurai and S. Ramasamy Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 64, 4 & 659-663 2003 2.207 (2017)
66 Synthesis and characterization of nanocrystalline SnO2 and fabrication of lithium Cell using nano-SnO2 A. Chandra Bose, D. Kalpana, P. Thangadurai and S. Ramasamy Journal of Power Sources 107, 1 & 138-141 2002 6.945 (2017)

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 The effect of surface finishing and aluminium thin film coating on corrosion behaviour of AZ31 alloy Sundeep Kumar Marndi, K. Chitrarasu and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings In Press 2020
2 Structural transformation in Bi2O3 and its application for Photocatalytic degradation of organic dyes Kaviyapriya Kirubanithy, Jayaraj Santhosh Kumar, Rosalin Beura and Paramasivam Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings In Press 2020
3 Development and Study of Noble Metals Decorated Metal-Oxide Nanostructured Materials for Visible Light Photocatalytic Application J. Santhosh Kumar and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings In Press 2020
4 Study on Photocatalytic Activity of Pure and Transition Metal ion-doped In2O3 Nanocubes under Sunlight Irradiation V. Shanmuganathan, J. Santhosh Kumar, P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings In Press 2020
5 Performance enhanced photodegradation of organic dyes by Ag loaded ZnO-graphene ternary nanocomposite Rosalin Beura, and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 2115 & 030099 2019
6 Direct sunlight responsive ZnO photocatalyst: Highly efficient photodegradation of methylene blue J. Santhosh Kumar, Usha Rani Bolimera, and P. Thangadurai ARTICLES YOU AIP Conference Proceedings 2115 & 030080 2019
7 Enhanced photoluminescence of Mn:ZnS/ZnS core-shell nanocrystals synthesized by hot injection approach S. Joicy and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1832 050062 2017
8 Structural, Optical and Photocatalytic Studies on Pure and Transition metal ion Doped ZnO-Graphene Nanocomposites Rosalin Beura and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1832 050078 2017
9 Hydrothermal synthesis of vanadium pentoxide nanowires J. Santhosh Kumar and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1731 050140 2016
10 Structural and photocatalytic studies on pure and Sn ion doped ZnO-graphene nanocomposites Rosalin Beura and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1731 050073 2016
11 ZnO nanorods decorated with ZnS nanoparticles S. Joicy, P. Sivakumar, N. Ponpandian, and P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1665 050146:1-3 2015
12 Surfactant free Hydrothermal Synthesis of SnO2 Nanorods with their Microstructure and Raman Studies A. Amutha, S. Amirthapandian, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1591 577 2014
13 Structural and Photoluminescence Studies of Pure and Eu3+ doped Y=O3 Nanoparticles P. Packiyaraj and P. Thangadurai ISBN 978-93-82062-82-0 16-19 2013
14 Structural and Optical Studies of Mn doped Tin Oxide Nanoparticles B. Venu Gopal, Brajesh Nandan, S. Amirthapandian, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1447 443 2012
15 Structural and Optical Studies of Pd doped Tin Oxide Nanoparticles prepared by Chemical Co-Precipitation Method Brajesh Nandan, B. Venu Gopal, S. Amirthapandian, Sumita Santra, B. K. Panigrahi, P. Thangadurai AIP Conference Proceedings 1447 439 2012
16 Structural and optical studies of nanoparticles of Pd doped sno2 prepared by chemical method Brajesh Nandan, B. Venu Gopal, S. Amirthapandian, Sumita Santra, P. Thangadurai National Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (NCNN- 2011) - 2011
17 Synchrotron based XRD study on nano crystalline SnO2 under pressure Alka B. Garg, P. Thangadurai, S. Meenakshi and S. Ramasamy International Conference on High Pressure Science and Technology, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre - 2011
18 Electron Microscopy studies of Si nanoparticles P. Thangadurai, Y. Zhang, E. Verrelli, D. Tsoukalas, I. Zergioti, N. Boukos Frontiers in EELS, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria - 2010
19 Peculiarities of Electrical Properties of Metal-Insulator-Semiconductor Capacitors Based on High-k Dielectric Stack Containing HfTiSiO:N and HfTiO:N F V. Mikhelashvili, P. Thangadurai, W. D. Kaplan, G. Eisenstein IEEE Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on ULtimate Integration of Silicon 193-196 2009
20 Influence of Electron-Beam Irradiation on Electrical Characteristics of MOS Capacitors with High-k Dielectrics: HfTiSiO(N)-HfTiO(N) P. Thangadurai, V. Mikhelashvili, Wayne D. Kaplan, and Gadi Eisenstein European Materials Research Society Symposium (EMRS-2008) - 2008
21 Electron Microscopy of the Interface of YBa2Cu3O7-x - SrTiO3 Prepared by Pyrolysis of a Polymer Precursor P. Thangadurai, Y. Lumelsky, M. S. Silverstein, and W. D. Kaplan The 42nd Annual Scientific Meeting of ISM, The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology - 2008
22 Structure and Chemistry of Hetero-epitaxial ZnO films grown by chemical solution deposition Hila Meltzman, P. Thangadurai and Wayne. D. Kaplan The 42st Annual Scientific Meeting of ISM, The Technion-Israel Institute of Technology - 2008
23 Characterization of MIM Capacitors Using EBG Deposited High-k HfNO-SiO2-HfTiO Laminate Stack as an Insulator, V. Mikhelashvili, P. Thangadurai, W. D. Kaplan and G. Eisenstein 15th Workshop on Dielectrics in Microelectronics (WoDiM-2008) - 2008
24 Characterization of the MIS structure with HfNO –HfTiO nanolaminate stacks as High-k gate dielectric V. Mikhelashvili, P. Thangadurai, W. D. Kaplan and G. Eisenstein 14th International Conference on Solid Films and Surfaces (ICSFS-2008) - 2008
25 Characterization of the MIS structure with HfNO –HfTiO nanolaminate stacks as High-k gate dielectric V. Mikhelashvili, P. Thangadurai, W. D. Kaplan and G. Eisenstein 14th International Conference on Solid Films and Surfaces (ICSFS-2008) - 2008
26 Electron Probe Analytical Methods for Microstructure and Chemical Analysis of High-k Dielectric Layers of Metal-Insulator-Metal Capacitors P. Thangadurai, V. Mikhelashvili, G. Eisenstein and W. D. Kaplan RBNI (Russel Berrie Nanotechnology Institute-Technion) Fall Symposium, Kibbutz Hagoshrim - 2008
27 Upgradation of Existing UHV Chamber with RF/DC Magnetron Sputtering Gun, Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Materials S. Ramasamy, V. Sabarinathan, B. Purniah, S. Ganapathy, P. Thangadurai and K. Padma Prasad National review and Coordination Meeting on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (NSNT2007), ARCI - 2007
28 Electron Beam Induced Effects in MOS Capacitors P. Thangadurai, Eran Lipp, and Wayne D. Kaplan The 41st Annual Scientific Meeting of ISM, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel - 2007
29 Characterization of the dielectric layer of MIS capacitors by EFTEM and EDS in the transmission electron microscope P. Thangadurai, V. Mikhelashvili, G. Eisenstein, W. D. Kaplan The 13th Israel Materials Engineering Conference (IMEC 13, 2007) - 2007
30 Phase stabilization of Nanocrystalline La2O3-ZrO2 P. Thangadurai, A. Chandra Bose, S. Ramasamy The 40th Annual Scientific Meeting of ISM (Israel society for Microscopy) 67 2006
31 High pressure effects on electrical resistivity and dielectric properties of nanocrystalline SnO2 P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy, R. Kesavamoorthy 3rd International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technology - 2005
32 High pressure effects on electrical resistivity and dielectric properties of nanocrystalline SnO2 P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy, R. Kesavamoorthy 3rd International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technology - 2005
33 Raman Studies in Nanocrystalline lead (II) fluoride P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy, R. Kesavamoorthy 3rd International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technology, Singapore - 2005
34 Dielectric properties of nanocrystalline SnO2 under high pressure P. Thangadurai, A. ChandraBose, S. Ramasamy 48th DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium, BARC - 2005
35 Structural phase modification of nanocrystalline PbF2 under high pressure P. Thangadurai, S. Ramasamy and S. Asokan Materials for the Future, MF 2004 51 2004
36 Microstructure Study of Nano Ni and Co Wires by XRD and HRTEM S. Ramasamy, D. J. Smith, M. R. McCartney and P. Thangadurai 7th International Conference on Nanostructured Materials, Wiesbaden - 2004
37 Electrical conductivity studies on nanocrystalline SnO2 under high pressure P. Thangadurai, A. Chandra Bose and S. Ramasamy 47th DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium, GND University - 2004
38 Dielectric relaxation studies in nanocrystalline La2O3 doped ZrO2 using Modulus Formalism P. Thangadurai, K. Padmaprasad, V. Sabarinathan, A. Chandra Bose and S. Ramasamy 47th DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium - 2004
39 Structural Phase Stabilization and Conductivity Behaviour of Nanocrystalline ZrO2 Doped with La2O3 P. Thangadurai, A. Chandra Bose and S. Ramasamy International Conference on Nano Science and Technology 280 2003
40 Cubic phase stabilization of Nanocrystalline ZrO2 doped with La2O3 and its Electrical Conductivity Studies P. Thangadurai, V. Sabarinathan, A. Chandra Bose, and S. Ramasamy 46th DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium - 2003
41 Electrical properties of nanostructured -Al2O3 V. Sabarinathan, A. Chandra Bose, P. Thangadurai and S. Ramasamy 45th DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium 111 2002
42 Synthesis and Electrical Studies of Nanoscale SnO2 Sensor Material A. Chandra Bose, P. Thangadurai, K. Ravichandran, S. Ramasamy and B. Purniah 8th National Seminar on Physics and Technology of Sensors 83.1 2001
43 Impedance Spectroscopy and DSC Studies on Nanostructured SnO2 A. Chandra Bose, P. Thangadurai, K. Ravichandran and S. Ramasamy National Symposium on Science and Technology of Vacuum and Thin Films - 2001

Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.

Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Nanomaterials with Different Morphologies for Photocatalysis P. Thangadurai, Rosalin Beura and J. Santhosh Kumar Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019 2020 978-3-030-15607-7
2 Emerging Nanomaterials in Energy and Environmental Science: An Overview P. Thangadurai, S. Joicy, Rosalin Beura, J. Santhosh Kumar, and K. Chitrarasu Emerging Nanostructured Materials for Energy and Environmental Science Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019 2019 978-3-030-04473-2

Edited Books

S.No Title of the Book Name of the Authors as per the order in Book Publisher Year ISBN No.

Ongoing Projects

S.No Title of the Project Sponsored By Period Sanctioned Amount(Rs. Lakh) Year
1 Improving corrosion resistance of magnesium alloys against wet environment by different protective coatings Department of Science and Technology (DST) 3 years 37,65,520 2018

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 Detailed study on Ion irradiation effects in radiation resistant nanocrystalline pyrochlores UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research (UGC-DAE CSR) 3 years 10.8 2020
2 Deposition of High-k Dielectric Layers as MOS structures and Characterization of their Electrical Properties for Memory Applications Department of Science and Technology (DST) 3 years 24,54,000 2013
3 Study on band gap tuning and optical properties of pure and doped II-VI semiconductor quantum dots. University Grants Commission (UGC) 3 years 14,03,800 2012
4 Synthesis and Study of Electrical Properties of Metal ion Doped SnO2 Nanostructures towards gas sensing applications Start up Grant provided by Pondicherry University 3 Years 5,00,000 2011
5 Correlation of electrical properties with microstructure of nanostructured oxide materials UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research (UGC-DAE CSR) 3 years 7,29,800 2011

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 2020 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
2 2019 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
3 2018 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
4 2017 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
5 2016 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
6 2015 M.TECH 5 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
7 2014 M.TECH 6 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
8 2013 M.TECH 4 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology
9 2012 M.TECH 3 Centre for Nanoscience and Technology

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 J UDAYA BHANU 03-09-2012 121600024 High-K dielectric thin films as MOS structures for memory device applications YES 29-04-2019 YES 04-06-2020
2 J SANTHOSH KUMAR 24-10-2014 141600012 Metal oxide nanostructured materials for photocatalytic applications YES 28-06-2019 YES 04-06-2020
3 V CHELLASAMY 03-09-2012 121600005 Nanostructured NiTiO3 Active Support Materials for Electrocatalyst Towards Direct Methanol Fuel Cell YES 27-05-2019 YES 23-12-2019
4 S JOICY 24-10-2014 141600010 II-VI semiconductor based core-shell nanostructures for bioimaging applications YES 19-10-2018 YES 11-04-2019
5 ROSALIN BEURA 04-08-2014 141600004 Graphene based metal oxide nanocomposite for photocatalytic applications YES 19-10-2018 YES 11-04-2019
6 A AMUTHA 31-08-2012 121600001 Microstructure Dependent properties of SnO2 nanostructures and their applications YES 08-05-2017 YES 28-02-2018
7 K CHITRARASU 23-09-2015 20151160003 Effect of grain size on the irradiation resistance of nanocrystalline pyrochlores YES 27-05-2020 NO
8 Sandeep Kumar Marndi 03-09-2019 1900160005 Application of nanoscience in corrosion (Proposed Title) NO NO

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

S.No Scholar Name Designation Funding Agency Fellowship Title Year of Joining Year of Completion

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 Materials at Nanoscale – A view through Electron Microscopy Faculty development program on recent trends in smart materials and their applications (10 Feb 2020) Department of Physics, AMET (Academy of Maritime Education and Training, Deemed to be University) Un National 10-02-2020 10-02-2020 2020
2 Transmission Electron Microscopy for Material Analysis Refresher Course in Physics for the University and College Teachers (22.01.2020 to 04.02.2020) UGC-Human Resource Development Centre, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, National 31-01-2020 31-01-2020 2020
3 SEM – TEM Analysis National workshop on Characterization Techniques (Hands-on Training)” (2nd – 3rd Jan 2020) Department of Physics, Sri. S. Ramasamy Naidu Memorial College, Sattur – 626 203, Tamilnadu National 02-01-2020 02-01-2020 2020
4 Transmission Electron Microscopy National Seminar on Recent Trends in Advanced Materials (13 March 2020) Department of Physics, Saiva Bhanu Kshatriya College, Aruppukottai – 626 101 National 13-03-2020 13-03-2020 2020
5 Transmission Electron Microscopy AICTE sponsored two weeks Faculty Development programm on “Challenges and Opportunities in Biomaterials Research (26th Nov to 9th Dec 2019) Department of Mechanical Engineering, VRS College of Engineering, Arasur – 607 107, Villupuram Dis National 02-12-2019 02-12-2019 2019
6 Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) Two Days Faculty Development Programme on Advanced Instrumentation School of Advanced Sciences, Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Vellore – 632014, Tamilnadu National 26-04-2019 26-04-2019 2019
7 Introduction to Nanomaterials – A study using electron microscopy National Seminar on Physics of Materials Department of Physics, Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram – 631 561, Tamil National 28-02-2019 28-02-2019 2019
8 Introduction to Nanomaterials – A study using electron microscopy National Seminar on Physics of Materials Department of Physics, Sri Sankara Arts and Science College, Enathur, Kanchipuram – 631 561, Tamil National 28-02-2019 28-02-2019 2019
9 Understanding Electron Microscopy UGC Refresher Course on Nanoscience at NCNSNT University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025 National 21-07-2018 21-07-2018 2018
10 Understanding Materials Through Electron Microscopy One day National Seminar on Materials Science and Applications (NSMSA-2018) Department of Physics, Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, India National 30-07-2018 30-07-2018 2018
11 Transmission Electron Microscopy Workshop on Materials Characterization Techniques Department of Mechanical Engineering, SRM Institute of Science and Technology- Vadapalani Campus, Ch National 10-12-2018 10-12-2018 2018
12 Microstructure analysis of Nanomaterials UGC-HRDC Refresher Course Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli National 29-12-2017 29-12-2017 2017
13 Introduction to the World of Nanoscience In-Service Course for Post Graduate Teachers in Physics Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1, Puducherrry - 24-12-2017 02-01-2018 2017
14 Materials Seen through Microscopy 5th National Conference on Hierarchically Structured Materials (NCHSM 2017) Department of Physics, SRM University, Ramapuram Campus National 31-03-2017 01-04-2017 2017
15 Basics of Electron Microscopy UGC- Winter School Refresher Course on Nanoscience at NCNSNT University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025 National 15-11-2016 15-11-2016 2016
16 Electron microscopy for Nanomaterials National Conference on Advanced Materials – 2016 (NCAM 2016) Department of Physics, School of physical sciences, St. Joseph’s college (autonomous), Tiruchirapp National 07-10-2016 07-10-2016 2016
17 Transmission Electron Microscopy - Basics and Applications Workshop on Characterization of Materials for Advanced Applications Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli- 620 015, Tamilnadu, India National 04-08-2016 04-08-2016 2016
18 Characterization of Nanomaterials by Transmission electron microscope Seminar on Synthesis and Characterization of Nanomaterials Department of Physics, Erode Sengunthar Engineering College, Thudupathi (Post), Perundurai, Erode - 25-07-2016 25-07-2016 2016
19 Transmission Electron Microscopy - Basics and Applications to Nanomaterials UGC sponsored Refresher Course Department of Nanoscience and Technology, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore – 641046, Tamilnadu, I National 30-05-2016 30-05-2016 2016
20 Transmission electron microscopy for Nanoscale materials ICMR Sponsored Two days National Level Seminar on Recent Advances in Orthopaedic implants using Nanotechnology Department of Mechanical Engineering & Research and Development committee, V.R.S. College of Enginee National 09-05-2016 10-05-2016 2016
21 Transmission Electron Microscopy Basics and Applications to Nanomaterials 2nd National Conference on Nanophotonics (NCNP-2016) Department of Physics, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli-620024, Tamilnadu, India National 19-03-2016 19-03-2016 2016
22 Structural and Chemical analysis of MOS Devices by Electron Microscopy - Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio International 21-04-2015 21-04-2015 2015
23 Basics of Electron Microscopy and its Applications in Nanoscience and Technology UGC Sponsored “Summer School” Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Madras, Guindy Campus, Chennai 600025 National 22-05-2014 22-05-2014 2014
24 Imaging small molecules - SDNB Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous), Chromepet, Chennai, Tamilnadu - 25-02-2014 25-02-2014 2014
25 Electron Microscopy for Nanostructures National Conference on Nanophotonics (NCNP-2014) Department of Physics, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli-620024, Tamilnadu National 06-07-2014 07-07-2014 2014
26 Basics of Electron Microscopy and its applications in Nanoscience and Technology Workshop on Nanomaterials Characterization Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Madras, Guindy Campus National 05-11-2013 05-11-2013 2013
27 Electron Microscopy UGC-Sponsored Refresher Course in Nanoscience Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Madras, Guindy Campus National 17-11-2013 17-11-2013 2013
28 Nanomaterials National seminar on materials science and engineering (NSMSE) TEQIP Phase II National 03-12-2013 03-12-2013 2013
29 Nanoscience & Nanotechnology Opportunities - Bharathiar University - 07-12-2013 07-12-2013 2013
30 Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology - Department of Physics, Aditanar College, Tiruchendur, Tamilnadu - 27-12-2013 27-12-2013 2013
31 Fundamentals of Electron Microscopy and TEM Nano-Revelation 2012 Science City, Chennai - 20-04-2012 20-04-2012 2012
32 Devices and Materials Seen by Transmission Electron Microscopy Seminar on Recent Trends in Advanced Materials DST-PURSE, Madurai Kamaraj University National 09-03-2012 09-03-2012 2012
33 Quantum Chemistry and Nanoscience National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Quantum Chemistry” (QUANTA 2012) Department of Chemistry, Nesamony Memorial College, Marthandam – 629165, Kanniyakumari District, T National 10-03-2012 10-03-2012 2012
34 Materials at the Nanoscale - Behavior (studied) by Transmission Electron Microscopy AICTE sponsored Seminar on “Multifunctional Nanomaterials and their Engineering Applications” (MNEA 2012) Department of Science and Humanities, KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology National 27-04-2012 27-04-2012 2012
35 Materials at the Nanoscale Behavior (studied) by Transmission Electron Microscopy Summer Training Program on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (STPNSNT ’12) Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Madras, Guindy Campus National 04-06-2012 04-06-2012 2012
36 NON-CONVENTIONAL ENERGY SOURCES (Renewable Energy Sources) - Dhanalaxmi arts college - 13-08-2012 13-08-2012 2012
37 Materials at the Nanoscale Behavior (studied) by Transmission Electron Microscopy - UGC-Sponsored Refresher Course in Nanoscience, Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University National 20-11-2012 20-11-2012 2012
38 Basics of Electron Microscopy - UGC-Sponsored Refresher Course in Nanoscience and Technology, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore National 06-12-2012 06-12-2012 2012
39 Analytical Electron Microscopy - In TEM Short term course on Materials Characterization (STCMC2012) Department of Physics, National Institute of Technology-Trichy (NITT), Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu, In National 03-12-2012 07-12-2012 2012
40 Imaging Nanostructures - Recent Advancement and Applications Conference SDNB Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous), Chromepet, Chennai, Tamilnadu National 31-01-2012 31-01-2012 2012
41 Research opportunities CSIR coaching Classes Bharathiar University National 19-02-2012 19-02-2012 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 Workshop on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology – 2016 (NWNSNT-2016) Pondicherry University Centre for Nanoscience and Technology, Pondicherry University National 03-03-2016 05-03-2016 2016

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 and practice of Powder XRD analysis PU, DST, CSIR Convention Centre, Pondicherry University, two days National 23-12-2017 24-12-2017 2017

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 Academy of Sciences, Chennai Fellow of Academy of Sciences 2019
2 Electron Microscopy Society of India Life Member 2017
3 American Chemical Society (ACS) Member 2001

Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Board of Studies member (of the school board) 3 years (2018-2021) Take care of the syllabus of the Centre for Nanoscience and Technology (M.Tech, and PhD programmes)
2 Co-ordinator for Qn paper setting for the Entrance Exam for Nanoscience and Technology 2018-2019 Coordinate Entrance question paper setting
3 Co-ordinator Time table 2019-2020 To plan and schedule the examinations and classes
4 Chief election officer for Student election 2017-18 and 2018-19 To conduct student Council elections
5 Member of Academic Council of ANJA College, Sivakasi 2020 - 2022 (two years) To approve the academic syllabi for all the courses made by all the departments of ANJA College, Sivakasi, Tamilnadu
6 Subject Expert for the UG and PG Department Board of Studies of SDNB Vaishnav Collge, Chromepet, Che 2019-2022 (Three years) Subject Expert for UG and PG physics syllabi

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

S.No Name of the Position (NSS, NCC, Warden etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Committee Member in 27th and 28th Annual Convocation 1 day Refreshment Committee for VIPs
2 Presiding officer for public elections Three times To conduct public elections for assembly of Pondicherry and Lok Sabha elections of India
3 Member of Organizing committe of Interschool dance competitiion Attam 2018 one week Organize the competition

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
From Date To Date From Date To Date
1 Prof Frank Ernst Professor Case Western Reserve University INTERNATIONAL Research 2014 2015 2014 2015 The collaboration was established through Raman fellowship provided by UGC, India for the year 2014-2015
2 Dr S Amirthapandian Scientist F IGCAR, Kalpakkam NATIONAL Research 2010 2020 2010 2020 It is a continuous collaboration with two combined projects done.

Faculty Development Programme Attended (Orientation, Refresher, other Short Term Course during the year)

S.No Title of the FDP Organiser Venue Duration From Date To Date Year

Details of Executive Development Prog/Management Development Prog. conducted

S.No Name of the Programme No. of Participants Venue Duration From Date To Date Year Revenue Generated

Participation in IMPESS, IMPRINT, SPARC, STARS, LEAP Programme etc and DSF Funding Programme

S.No IMPRESS/IMPRINT/SPARC/STARS/LEAP/Others Place From Date To Date Year

Enrolment under ARPIT Programme

S.No Name of the Programme Period of the Programme
From Date To Date