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Research in Chemistry

Research in Chemistry

List of Guides & their expertise

Name of the faculty Research interests Specific area

Dr. Madhusudana Reddy

Chemistry (Inorganic)

Green chemistry and method developments in organic chemistry

Dr. Sakthivel Kandaiah

Chemistry (Inorganic)

Electrochemical synthesis of novel solids, photo electrochemical hydrogen evolution, photo electrochemical sensing, Electro catalysis, Fuel cells and super capacitors.

 

Dr. Lakshmi

Chemistry (Inorganic)

Polymers and quorum sensing

Dr. Ramakrishna Reddy

Chemistry (Physical)

Analytical characterization of metal pollutants, Method development and validation of HPLC, Polymer fiber composites, Synthesis and Electro analytical applications of metal oxides.

 

 

Dr. Shivakumara S

Chemistry (Physical)

Graphene based materials For high Performance

Super capacitors

 

Dr. Jaganath

Chemistry (Organic))

Chemical Biology, Nano materials and Organic Chemistry

Dr. Nagendra. G

Chemistry (Organic))

Peptides and peptidomimetcs, Total synthesis of natural products.

Dr. Nagarajaiah H

Chemistry (Organic))

Synthetic Methodology, Sensors and Crystallography

Dr. Vipin

Chemistry (Organic))

Organic synthesis

Funded Projects: Granted Funds:-

Sl.No Name Projects Sanctioned Projects submitted (titles) Funding Date and status of Project

1

Dr. Sakthivel K

2014-2018,

23 Lakhs

Electrochemicalpreparation of Novel inorganic / Organic hetero structured electrodes for photochemical hydrogen evolution.

DST-SERB

To Be completed in 4 Months (July 2018)

2

Dr. Lakshmi

2017-2018,

5 Lakhs

Reactivity studies of maleimide epoxy resin with different amines.

VGST

To Be completed in 12 Months (March 2019)

No. of Scholars pursuing PhD under faculty

Faculty Name Scholar name Research Area

Dr. Madhusudana Reddy M B

i. Mr. P Buchi Reddy

ii. Mr. Mahadev C. Khetagoudav

iii. A Mubeena

iv. Priya Vimal

Synthesis, computational studies and biological activities of chaconnes and pyrimidines.

Multi residue pesticide analysis in complex food matrices using Novel chromatographic techniques- analytical approach.

Organic synthesis  

Organic synthesis

Dr. Lakshmi B

i. Smt. Usha Jenendra

ii. Manikandan

Synthesis, characterization, photochemical dye degradation on Nano structured oxides.

Nano materials

Dr. Ramakrishna Reddy K

i. Althaf Hussain

ii. N V Rajendra kumar

iii. Kishore kumar Reddy

Development and validation of chiral HPLC method for identification and quantification(R&S) Enantiomers in pharmaceutical drugs.

Synthesis and characterization of selective metal oxide hetero structures via Green and Chemical synthesis methods for environmental applications

Organic synthesis.

Dr. K V Jagannath

i. P Peeraiah

ii. Raja Reddy T

Nanomaterials

Nanomaterials

Dr. Nagarajaiah  H

i. Bharani Sandhya

    

ii. Lakshmiputra kurkoti                                                        

Development of mixed ligand receptors for selective sensing of chromium ions

Synthesis and crystal structure analysis of pharmaceutically active heterocycles.

Dr. Nagendra G

i. Dalli kumari

Studies on chemical synthesis of peptides and peptidomimetics

Faculty pursing PhD

Name of the faculty Research area

Prof. Sreekanth R

Conversion of edible oils into bio diesel

Prof. MamathaMohan

Metal complex

Prof. Pushpalatha R

Synthesis of hetero cyclic compounds using Nano catalyst or other reagents.

Prof. Shwetha KR

Magnetically separable Nano catalyst for cross coupling reactions

 

Prof. A Mubeena

Research Area is Organic Synthesis

Prof. Gouthami K

Bioinformatics

Research Facilities

  • Rotary evaporator & Chiller for rotary evaporator (RV10Digital V)
  • FTIR Spectrophotometer (Bruker-German)
  • Ice Bullet of INNOVA Bio-Meditech
  • Electrochemical workstation (CH Instruments, USA)-With Computer
  • Xenon lamp source set up (Benchmark Engineers, India)
  • DC power supply unit and electrochemical cell setups.
  • Magnetic stirrer with hot plate
  • UV visible spectrophotometer
  • Fume hood
  • Tubular high temperature furnace (Pentagon glass tech)
  • Kipp’s apparatuses Gas generator
  • Rocyvac vacuum pump
  • Microwave oven
  • Hot air oven.

Publications

Dr. Madhusudana Reddy:

  • Rumpa Pal, M.B. Madhusudana Reddy, B. Dinesh, Manjunath A. Venkatesha, Simon Grabowsky, Christian Jelsch, and Tayur N. Guru Row*, Syn vs Anti Carboxylic Acids in Hybrid Peptides: Experimental and Theoretical Charge Density and Chemical Bonding Analysis, The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, 14, 122, 3665-3679,2018 , (American Chemical Society, Web of Science,   .Impact factor – 2.847,  Co-author)
  • S. Ponkumara, K*. Janaki, D. PrakashBabu , M. Madesh Kumar, M. Madhusudana Reddy, Flux influenced morphology tailoring and emission color tuning to pure white in ZrO2:Eu3+phosphors, Journal of Luminescene, 345, 2018  , (Elsevier  . Web of Science, Impact factor – 2.886, Co-author)
  • S. Nalini, S. Nandini, M. B. Madhusudana Reddy, G. S. Suresh, J. S. Melo, S. E. Neelagund, H. N. NaveenKumar and S. Shanmugam*., A novel bioassay based biosensor- credible to abet preclinical evaluation of anticancer properties developed by gold nanoribbons, Bioelectrochemistry, 110, 17, 2016 (Elsevier. Impact factor – 3.789, Co-author)
  • S. Nalini, S. Nandini, M. B. Madhusudana Reddy, G. S. Suresh, J. S. Melo, S. E. Neelagund, H. N. NaveenKumar and S. Shanmugam*. A novel bioassay based biosensor- credible to abet preclinical evaluation of anticancer properties developed by gold nanoribbons, RSC Advances, 8, 703, 2016 (RSC- 2.936, Web of Science, Impact factor ,Co-author).

Dr.Sakthivel Kandaiah:

  • Iranna Udachyan; Vishwanath R S; Pradeepa Kumara C S; Sakthivel Kandaiah*, "Ruthenium ion containing N and S rich triazine based metallopolymer as a low overpotential acid stable electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution". Journal of Catalysis, 2018, 357, 138-146
  • Deepak. K*, Amit Roy, P. Anjaneyulu, Sakthivel Kandaiah, Sampatrao L. Pinjare , "Charge Transport Mechanism in p-type Copper ion Containing Triazine Thiolate Metallopolymer Thin Film Devices - Journal of Applied Physics - 2017,122, 164504
  • Vishwanath R. S, Sakthivel Kandaiah* Metal ion-containing C3N3S3 coordination polymers chemisorbed to a copper surface as acid stable hydrogen evolution electrocatalysts- Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5, 2052
  • Vishwanath R. S., Sakthivel Kandaiah*, Chemically Immobilized Triazine Based CuIIS3C3N3 Metallopolymer on Copper as a Photocathode for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Evolution - Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 2016, 163 (6) H402-H409
  • Vishwanath R. S, Sakthivel Kandaiah*, Electrochemical preparation of crystalline γ-CuI thin films through potential-controlled anodization of copper and its photoelectrochemical investigations - J Solid State Electrochem. (2016) 20:2093–2102
  • Vishwanath R. S., Sakthivel Kandaiah* Electrochemical growth of triazine based metal ion containing polymers on nanostructured nickel electrodeposits and their hydrogen evolution activities in acidic condition- International Journal of Hydrogen Energy,2016, 41, 8829-8838
  • Vishwanath R. S., Sakthivel Kandaiah* Facile electrochemical growth of nanostructured copper phthalocyanine thin film via simultaneous anodic oxidation of copper and dilithium phthalocyanine for photoelectrochemical hydrogen evolution - J Solid State Electrochem. (2016) 20:767–773.

Prof. Sreekanth R:

  • 1. Sreekanth R a*, S.S. Joshi b and Rana Pratap Reddy c “Heterogeneous transesterification of Garcenia Gummi gutta (L. Robson) seed oil using t-ZrO2: A novel feedstock for biodiesel synthesis and fuel Property evaluation” Asian Journal of Chemistry. 2017; 29(5): 989-994
  • 2. Sreekanth R a*, S.S. Joshi b and Rana Pratap Reddy c “Biodiesel synthesis from Garcinia gummi-gutta (L. Robson) seed oil: fuel feasibility evaluation of a novel feedstock by homogeneous and heterogeneous transesterification” Biofuels. DOI: 10.1080/17597269.2017.1306681
  • 3. Sreekanth R a*, S.S. Joshi b and Rana Pratap Reddy c “Fuel properties of B100 and blends of Terminalia Belerica (Roxb.) Oil biodiesel synthesised using SrO as a basic heterogeneous catalyst” Biofuels. DOI: 10.1080/17597269.2018.1413859.
  • Sreekanth Rajagopalachar, Biodiesel synthesis from Garcinia gummi-gutta (L. Robson) seed oil: fuel feasibility evaluation of a novel feedstock by heterogeneous transesterification, https://doi.org/10.1080/17597269.2017.1306681, 2017 (Taylor and Francis, UGC, Scopus corresponding author).

Dr.Lakshmi B

  • Synthesis and characterization of Schiff base metal complexes and reactivity studies with malemide epoxy resin. B.Lakshmi, Prakash Gouda Avaji and K.N.Mahendra. Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society. Vol. 33, 2, p-473-482, 2012.
  • glyoxal/biacetly/benzil bis-hydrazone macrocyclic compounds. B.Lakshmi, Prakash Gouda Avaji, N.Praveen, S.H.Manohar, and K.N.Mahendra. Polyhedron Vol.30, p-1507-1515. 2011. (Top 5th article in SciVerse Science Direct TOP 25 Hottest Articles).
  • Synthesis of Co(II), Ni(II) and Cu(II) Complexes from Schiff base Ligand and Reactivity Studies with Thermosetting Epoxy Resin. B.Lakshmi, Praksh Gouda Aviji, K. Rama Krishna Reddy and K.N.Mahendra. Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society, Vol. 32, p-1613-1619. 2011.
  • Reactivity studies of maleimide epoxy resin with long chained amines. B.Lakshmi and K.N. Mahendra. J. Chil. Chem. Soc. 56, No 2, p-682-685, 2011.
  • Preparation and reactivity studies of maleimidophenyl glycidylether with amines. B.Lakshmi and K.N. Mahendra. Bull. Chem. Soc. Ethiop. Vol. 25, p-1-10, 2011.

DR. K. Ramakrishna Reddy:

  • K. O. Reddy, C. U. Maheswari, K. Ramakrishna Reddy, M. Sukla, E. Muzenda, A.V. Rajulu “Effect of Chemicals Treatment and Fiber Loading on Mechanical Properties of Borassus Fiber/Epoxy Composites”, "International Journal of Polymer Analysis and Characterization" ,20:612-626, 2015.
  • N. Radhakrishna,C. Viswanatha, K. Ramakrishna Reddy, N. Devanna “A Sensitive and Selective Chromogenic Organic Reagent 4-hydroxy-3,5-dimethoxy benzaldehyde-4-hydroxy benzoyl hydrazone (HDMBHBH) for the Direct and Derivative Spectrophotometric Determination of Lead (II)” European Reviews of Chemical Research, 2015, Vol.(3), Is. 1.p.p.43-50
  • N. B.N. Nagalaxmi,C. Viswanatha, K. Ramakrishna Reddy, K.B. Chandrasekhar and N.Donappa“Determination of trace amounts of Cd (II) by using a chromogenic Reagent Di acetylmonoxime-3-amino-4-hydroxy benzoylhydrazone (DMAHBH) with UV-Visible spectrophotometry” European Reviews of Chemical Research, 2015, Vol.(4), Is. 2, p.p.104-111.
  • B.N. Nagalaxmi , C. Viswanatha, K. Ramakrishna Reddy , K. B. Chandrasekhar and N. Donappa.“A selective novel organic reagent diacetylmonoxime-3-amino-4-hydroxy benzoyl hydrazone (DMAHBH) using for the direct and derivative spectrophotometric determination of lead (II) in presence of Micelar medium” Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(3):2003-2009.
  • K. Ramarishna Reddy, N. Devanna, K.B.Chandrasekhar “Spectrophotometric Determination of trace Lead in biological samples by using 2,4-Dimethoxybenzaldehyde isonicotinoyl hydra zone (DMBIH)”, International Journal of chemistry and pharmaceutical sciences , 2014,Vol.2(2):629-634.
  • C. Viswanatha, M. Hymavathi, K.Ramarishna Reddy and N. Devanna, “Direct and derivative spectrophotometric determination of Molybdenum(VI) using sensitive and selective new chromogenic reagent 2,4-Dimethoxybenzaldehyde-4-hydroxy benzoyl hydrazone (DMBHBH)”, World Journal of applied environmental chemistry, 2013,Vol.2(1):30-35.
  • K.Ramarishna Reddy, N. Devanna, K.B.Chandrasekhar,“Sensitive Spectrophotometric Determination of Hg (II) in Different water samples, Soil samples and Liver samples by using 2,4-Dimethoxybenzaldehydeisonicotinoylhydrazone (DMBHIH)”, Journal of chemical, biological and Physical sciences, 2012, Vol. 2 (4), 2301-2310).
  • C. Viswanatha, M. D. Praveen Kumar, K. Ramakrishna Reddy, and N. Devanna, “Sensitive Spectrophotometric Determination of Trace Amounts of Vanadium (V) in Alloys and Biological samples”., International Journal of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry, 2012, Vol. 2(3), 27-30.
  • C. Viswanatha, M. D. Praveen Kumar, K. Ramakrishna Reddy, and N. Devanna, “Derivative Spectrophotometric Determination of Trace Amounts of Tungsten (VI) in real water samples” International Journal of Green Chemistry and Bioprocess, 2012, Vol. 2(3), 26-30.
  • K.Ramarishna Reddy, N. Devanna, K.B.Chandrasekhar, “Direct and derivative spectrophotometric determination of Copper (II) in presence micellar medium in grape leaves, biological materials and alloy samples using 2,4-Dimethoxybenzaldehyde-4-hydroxy benzoyl hydrazone (DMBHBH)”, International Journal of Chemtech Research, 2011, Vol. 3(4), 178-185.
  • K.Ramarishna Reddy, N. Devanna, K.B.Chandrasekhar,“Direct and Derivative spectrophotometric determination of Cd (II) in presence of micellar medium, in biological materials and alloy samples using 2,4-Dimethoxy-benzaldehyde-4-hydroxy benzoyl hydrazone (DMBHBH)” International Journal of Analytical and Bio analytical chemistry, 2011, Vol. 1(3), 61-69.
  • K.Ramarishna Reddy, N. Radhakrishna. N. Devanna,“Direct And Derivative Spectrophotometric Determination Of Cobalt (II) Using 3,5-Dimethoxy-4-hydroxy benzaldehyde benzoyl hydrazone (DMBBH)” Journal of International Academy of Physical Sciences. 2011, Vol. 15(2), 249-257.
  • K. Ramakrishna Reddy, G V S. Vallinath, N. Devanna, K.B. Chandrasekhar “Direct and derivative specrophotometri determination of Mercury (II) using Diacetyl monoxime benzoyl hydrazone (DMBH)” International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology, 2010, Vol. 1(3), 754-761.

Dr. S. Shivakumara:

  • S. Shivakumara and N. Munichandraiah, In-situ preparation of nanostructured α-MnO2/polypyrrole hybrid composite electrode materials for high performance supercapacitors, Journal of Alloys and Compounds (Under review).
  • S. Shivakumara, Tirupathi Rao Penki, Brij Kishore and N. Munichandraiah, Thermally reduced graphene oxide as an anode material for Li-ion cells, Materials Science and Engineering B, (Submitted).
  • Tirupathi Rao Penki, Geetha Valurouthu, S. Shivakumara, and N. Munichandraiah, In-situ synthesis of reduced graphene oxide (RGO)/bismuth (Bi) nanocomposites as high capacity anode materials for Mg-ion battery, New J. Chem., 42 (2018) 5996-6004.
  • S. Shivakumara, Tirupathi Rao Penki, N. Munichandraiah, Asymmetric supercapacitors based on partially exfoliated graphite oxide and nanostructured manganese oxide in aqueous neutral electrolyte, Solid State Communications 260 (2017) 34-39.
  • S. Shivakumara, Brij Kishore, Tirupathi Rao Penki, N. Munichandraiah, Symmetric supercapacitor based on reduced graphene oxide in non-aqueous electrolyte, ECS Electrochemistry Letters, 4 (2015) A87-A89.
  • Tirupathi Rao Penki, S. Shivakumara, M. Minakshi and N. Munichandraiah, Porous flower-like α-Fe2O3 Nanostructure: A High performanace anode material for lithium-ion batteries, Electrochemica Acta 167 (2015) 330-339.
  • S. Shivakumara, Tirupathi Rao Penki, N. Munichandraiah, Preparation and electrochemical performanance of porous hematite (α-Fe2O3) Nanostructures as supercapacitor electrode material, J. Solid State Electrochem., 18 (2014) 1057-1066.
  • Tirupathi Rao Penki, S. Shivakumara,, M. Manicham, N. Munichandraiah, Porous Flower-like α-Fe¬¬2O3 Nanostructures as anode electrode material for rechargeable Li batteries, ECS meeting abstracts 2014 Orlando, USA.
  • S. Shivakumara, Brij Kishore, Tirupathi Rao Penki, N. Munichandraiah, Symmetric supercapacitor based on partially exfoliated and reduced graphite oxide in neutral aqueous electrolyte, Solid state communications 199 (2014) 26-32.
  • S. Shivakumara, Tirupathi Rao Penki, N. Munichandraiah, High specific surface area α-Fe2O3 nanostructures as high performanance electrode material for supercapacitors, Materials Letters 131 (2014) 100-103.
  • S. Shivakumara, Tirupathi Rao Penki, and N. Munichandraiah, Synthesis and Characterization of Porous Flowerlike α-Fe2O3 Nanostructures for Supercapacitor Application, ECS Electrochemistry Letters, 2 (7) (2013) A60-A62.
  • P. Ragupathy, S. Shivakumara, H. N. Vasan, N. Munichandraiah, Preparation of Nanostrip V2O5 by Polyol Method and Its Electrochemical Characterization as Cathode Material for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112 (2008) 16700-16707.
  • S. Shivakumara, U. Manohara, Y. Arthoba Naik and T. V. Venkatesha, Electrodeposition of Zn-Co alloy from acid chloride electrolyte, Bulletin of Electrochemistry, 26 (2008) 411-415.
  • S. Shivakumara, H. P. Sachin, Ganesha Achary, Y. Arthoba Naik and T. V. Venkatesha, Influence of Condensation Product on Electrodeposition of Zn-Mn alloy on Steel, Indian Journal of Chemical Technology, 15 (2008) 29-35.
  • S. Shivakumara, U. Manohara, Y.Arthoba Naik and T.V.Venkatesha, Influence of additives on electrodeposition of bright Zn-Ni alloy on mild steel from acid sulphate bath, Bull.Mater.Sci. 30 (2007) 455-462.
  • S. Shivakumara, U.Manohara, Y.Arthoba Naik and T.V.Venkatesha, Effect of condensation product on electrodeposition of zinc on mild steel, Bull. Mater. Sci., 30 (2007) 463-468.
  • H.P.Sachin, Ganesha Achary, S. Shivakumara, Y.Arthoba Naik and T.V. Venkatesha, Electrochemical preparation of orthophenylenediamine on different cathodes in sulphuric acid, Russian Journal of Electrochemistry, 43 (2007) 204-210.
  • Ganesha Achary, H.P.Sachin, S. Shivakumara, Y.Arthoba Naik and T.V. Venkatesha, New Schiff's bases as corrosion inhibitors for zinc in acid medium, Russian Journal of Electrochemistry, 43 (2007) 844-849.
  • S. Shivakumara, H.P. Sachin, Ganesha Achary, Y.Arthoba Naik and T.V. Venkatesha, Electrodeposition of Zinc from sulphate solution, Bulletin of Electrochemistry, 22 (2006) 371-377.
  • Ganesha Achary, S. Shivakumara, H. P. Sachin, Y. Arthoba Naik and T.V. Venkatesha, Influence of condensation product of Chitosan and Vanillin on electrodeposition of zinc, Bulletin of Electrochemistry 22 (2006) 417-422

Prof. Pushpalatha R:

  • Synthesis and Characterization of dihydroquinazolinone compounds as Larvicidal agents (yet to be communicated)

Dr. K. V. Jagannath:

  • G. Krishnamurthy and K. V. Jagannath “Microwave - assisted silica-promoted solvent free synthesis of triazoloquinazolinone and benzimidazoquinazolinones” J. Chem. Sci.125, (2013) 807-811.
  • G. Krishnamurthy and K. V. Jagannath “Efficient Green Synthesis of Bis(3-indolyl) phenylmethanes Catalyzed by 1-(Benzenesulfonyl)-3-methyl-1H-imidazolium Chlorides” Lett. Org. Chem.10 (2013) 744-751.
  • K. V. Jagannath and G. Krishnamurthy “1-(3, 4-dichlorobenzenesulfonyl)-3-methyl-1H-imidazolium chloride: an efficient catalyst for the synthesis of 1, 8-dioxo-octahydroxanthenes under microwave irradiation” Int. J. Chem. Pharm. Sci. 5(2) (2014) 98-104.G. Krishnamurthy and K. V. Jagannath “1-(3, 4-dichlorobenzenesulfonyl)-3-methyl-1H-imidazolium chlorides: an efficient catalyst for biginelli reaction” Int. J. Res. Chem. Environ. 4(2014) 115-119.
  • K.V.Jagannath , G. Krishnamurthy and P Raghavaiah “Synthesis, crystal structure and thermal studies of 2-(propan-2-yl)pyrimido[1,2-a]benzimidazol-4(10H)-one” (Published in Proccedings of International Conference on Recent Advances in Materials Science and Biophysics, Mangalore University).

Dr. H. Nagarajaiah:

  • S Jhulki, A Bajpai, H Nagarajaiah, T J Chow and J N Moorthy, Tri- and tetraarylanthracenes with novel λ, χ and ψ topologies as blue-emissive as well as fluorescent host materials in organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs), New Journal of Chemistry, 2017, 41, 4510-4517.
  • H Nagarajaiah, A Mukhopadhyay and J N Moorthy, Biginelli reaction: an overview (Review article), Tetrahdron Letter Digest, 2016, 57, 5135-5149.
  • M Holiyachi, S L Shastri, B M Chougala, L A Shastri, S D Joshi, S R Dixit, H Nagarajaiah and V A Sunagar, Design, Synthesis and Structure-Activity Relationship Study of Coumarin Benzimidazole Hybrid as Potent Antibacterial and Anticancer Agents, Chemistry Select, 2016, 1, 4638–4644.
  • H Nagarajaiah, A K Mishra and J N Moorthy, Mechanochemical solid-state synthesis of 2-aminothiazoles, quinoxalines and benzoyl-benzofurans from ketones by one-pot sequential acid- and base-mediated reactions, Organic Biomolecular Chemistry, 2016, 14, 4129–4135.
  • J N Moorthy, P Natarajan, M S Krishna, H Nagarajaiah and P Venugopalan, Isomorphous three-component crystals (Pseudopolymorphs of binary cocrystals) based on lattice inclusion of guests with a sterically-rigidified tetraarylpyrene host, Crystal Engineering Communications, 2015, 17, 5307−5314.
  • A K Mishra, H Nagarajaiah and J N Moorthy, Trihaloisocyanuric acids as highly atom-economic and innocuous reagents for solvent-free halogenation of aromatics and carbonyl compounds, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2015, 2733−2738.
  • H Nagarajaiah, I M Khazi and Noor Shahina Begum, Synthesis of some new derivatives of thiazolopyrimidines and hydrolysis of its arylidene derivatives, Journal of Chemical Sciences, 2015, 127, 467−479.
  • H Nagarajaiah and Noor Shahina Begum, Structural modification leading to changes in supramolecular aggregation of thiazolo[3,2-a]pyrimidines. Journal of Chemical Sciences, 2014, 126, 1347−1356.
  • H Nagarajaiah, M I A Khazi, A Y Khan, N Fathima, I A M Khazi and Noor Shahina Begum, Synthesis and Crystal structure analysis of two thiazolo[3,2-a]pyrimidine derivatives, Journal of Structural Chemistry, 2014, 55, 1521−1526.
  • H T Srinivasa, H Nagarajaiah, B S Palakshamurthy, S HariPrasad and Noor Shahina Begum, Ultrasonic synthesis and crystal structure analysis of two trimethylsilyloxysubstituted bicyclo[2.2.2]octene derivatives, Journal of Chemical Sciences, 2013, 125, 1079−1085.
  • H Nagarajaiah, K B Puttaraju, K Shivashankar and Noor Shahina Begum, Crystal structure analysis of 4-Bromomethyl-6-tert -butyl-2H-chromen-2-one, Acta Crystallographica Section E, 2013, E69, o1056
  • H Nagarajaiah, I M Khazi and Noor Shahina Begum, Synthesis, characterization and biological evaluation of thiazolopyrimidine derivatives, Journal of Chemical Sciences, 2012, 124, 847−855.
  • H Nagarajaiah and Noor Shahina Begum, Crystal structure analysis of Ethyl-3-ethoxycarbonylmethyl-7-methyl-5-phenyl-5H-thiazolo[3,2-a]pyrimidine-6-carboxylate, Acta Crysta -llographica Section E, 2012, E68, o2878.
  • H Nagarajaiah, N Fathima and Noor Shahina Begum, Crystal structure analysis of Methyl 2-(2-bromobenzylidene)-5-(4-hydroxyphenyl)-7-methyl-3-oxo-2,3-dihydro-5H-1,3-thiazolo[3,2-a]pyra-midine-6-carboxylate, Acta Crystallographica Section E, 2012, E68, o1257−o1258.
  • H Nagarajaiah and Noor Shahina Begum, Crystal structure analysis of Methyl 5-(4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)-2-(4-methoxybenzylidene)-7-methyl-3-oxo-2,3-dihydro-5H-thiazolo[3,2a]pyrimi- dine-6-carboxylate, Acta Crystallographica Section E, 2011, E67, o3444.

Dr. Nagendra G:

  • Molecular-Iodine-Mediated, Efficient One-Pot Synthesis of 2-Iminohydantoins and 2-Amino-1H-imidazol-4(5H)-ones by Cyclodeselenization of Selenourea-Tethered Amides /Peptides, Girish Prabhu, L. Santhosh, G. Nagendra, V. Panduranga, V.V. Sureshbabu, ChemistrySelect 2 (2017) 1202-1206.
  • Carbonyl-Assisted Reverse Regioselective Cascade Annulation of 2-Acetylenic Ketones Triggered by Ru-Catalyzed C–H Activation, G. Krishna Kumar, K. Shivakrishna, G. Nagendra, N. Jagadeesh babu and Ch. Rambabu, Chem. Sci. 7 (2016) 4748-4753.
  • A facile synthesis of 1,5-disubstituted tetrazole peptidomimetics by desulfurization/electrocyclization of thiopeptides, Girish Prabhu, G. Nagendra, R. N. Sagar, R. Pal, T. N. Guru Row, V.V. Sureshbabu, Asian J. Org. Chem. 5, (2016) 127–137.
  • Observation of a reversible isomorphous phase transtion and an interplay of “σ-hole” and “π-hole” in Fmoc-Leu-α[CH2-NCS], R. Pal, G. Nagendra, M. S. S. Reddy, V. V. Sureshbabu, T. N. Guru Row, Chem. Commun. 51 (2015) 933-936.
  • Efficient synthesis of N-protected amino/peptide Weinreb amides from T3P and DBU, K. M. Sharnabai, G. Nagendra, T. M. Vishwanatha, V. V. Sureshbabu, Tetrahedron Lett. 54 (2012) 478-482.
  • An expedient route for the reduction of carboxylic acids to alcohols employing 1-propanephosphonic acid cyclic anhydride as acid activator, G. Nagendra, C. Madhu, T. M. Vishwanatha and V. V. Sureshbabu, Tetrahedron Lett. 53 (2012) 5059-5063.
  • Synthesis of N-urethane protected α-aminoalkyl-α′-cyanomethyl ketones: An application to the synthesis of 5-amino-3-substituted-1H-pyrazole tethered peptidomimetics, M. K. Sharnabai, G. Nagendra and V. V. Sureshbabu, Synlett (2012) 1913-1918.
  • Chiral Nβ-Fmoc-amino alkyl isonitriles in Ugi-4CR: an assembly of novel 1,1′-iminodicarboxylated peptidomimetics, N. Narendra, T. M. Vishwanatha, G. Nagendra and V. V. Sureshbabu, Tetrahedron 68 (2012) 1992-2000.
  • A facile one-pot synthesis of Nα-Z/Boc-protected S-linked 1,3,4-oxadeiazole tethered peptidomimetics, V. V Sureshbabu, B. Vasantha and G. Nagendra, Tetrahedron Lett. 53 (2012) 1332-1336.
  • Synthesis of 5-oxo-1-substituted tetrazoles derived from amino acids, G. Nagendra, N, Narendra and V. V. Sureshbabu, Indian J. Chem. 51B (2012) 486-492.
  • Isoselenocyanates derived from Boc/Z-amino acids: synthesis, isolation, characterization, and application to the efficient synthesis of unsymmetrical selenoureas and selenoureidopeptidomimetics, G. Chennakrishnareddy, G. Nagendra, H. P. Hemantha, U. Das, T. N. Guru Row, V. V. Sureshbabu, Tetrahedron 66 (2010) 6718-6724.
  • A convenient synthesis of 1,3,4-thiadiazole and 1,3,4-oxadiazole based peptidomimetics employing diacylhydrazines derived from amino acids, G. Nagendra, Ravi S. Lamani, N. Narendra and, V. V. Sureshbabu, Tetrahedron Lett. 51 (2010) 6338-6341.
  • A facile synthesis of N-Z/Boc-protected 1,3,4-oxadiazole based peptidomimetics employing peptidyl thiosemicarbazides, R. S. Lamani, G. Nagendra and V. V. Sureshbabu, Tetrahedron Lett. 51 (2010) 4705-4709.
  • Chiral N-Fmoc-β-Amino Alkyl Isonitriles Derived from Amino Acids: First Synthesis and Application in 1-Substituted Tetrazole Synthesis, V. V. Sureshbabu, N. Narendra and G. Nagendra, J. Org. Chem. 74 (2009)153–157.
  • Total synthesis of Cyclosporin O: Exploring the utility of Bsmoc-NMe-amino acid fluorides and KOAt, V. V. Sureshbabu, S. J. Tantry, G. Chennakrishnareddy, and G. Nagendra, Protein Pep. Lett. 16 (2009) 312-319.
  • Synthesis of Boc-amino tetrazoles derived from α-amino acids, V. V. Sureshbabu, Shankar A. Naik, and G. Nagendra, Synth. Commun. 39 (2009) 395-406.
  • Synthesis of urea tethered glycosylated amino acids and glycopeptides mediated by DPPA employing Nα-Fmoc-Asp/Glu-5-oxazolidinones, G. Nagendra, H. P. Hemantha, and V. V. Sureshbabu, Indian J. Chem. 48B (2009) 397-407.
  • Ultrasound accelerated conversion of N α-urethane protected peptide esters to their thiopeptides using P2S5, V. V. Sureshbabu, G. Nagendra, and R. Venkataramanarao, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 15 (2008) 927–929.

Conferences/Symposia/Published Abstract

  • Attended 5th Indian Peptide Society Symposium (IPS2015), September 24-25, 2015, held at JNCASR, Bengaluru.
  • Advanced Nanotechnology and its Applications held at Maharani Science College for Women, Bangalore, on 22-23 January2015.
  • International Conference EURASIA13, four day conference held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India on 15th December 2014.
  • Winter School-2013 on Frontiers of Materials Science held at Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced scientific Research, Bangalore, India on 2-6 December 2013. (Poster Presented)
  • International Conference on Bimolecular functions: A Celebration of 50 Years of the Ramachandran Map” four day conference held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India on 8-11 January 2013.
  • UGC sponsored National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemistry (RTC-2011) held at P. E. S. College of Science, Arts & Commerce, Mandya, Karnataka, India on 16th & 17th September 2011. (Poster Presented)
  • UGC sponsored National Conference on Chemistry for Society and Industry held at Jyohi Nivas College Autonomous, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 5th March 2011.
  • UGC-SAP sponsored a Two day National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical and Biological Sciences, held at Kuvempu University, Karnataka, India on 30-31 March 2010. (Poster Presented)
  • Lecture Workshop on Contemporary Issues in Chemistry, held at Visweswarpura College of Science, Bangalore, India on 26-27 March 2010.
  • Thomson Reuters one day Workshop on Accelerating Research Discovery and Innovation held at Bangalore University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 26th April 2010.
  • National Conference in Chemistry held during September 27-29, 2006 at Bangalore University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 30-31 March 2010.
  • UGC sponsored seminar on Human Rights and Values in Education held on 9th March 2007 at SSMRV College, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 30-31 March 2010.
  • International Conference on Current Trends in Chemistry and Biochemistry (ICCTCB-2009) held at Department of Chemistry, Bangalore University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 18th -19th December 2009. (Poster Presented)
  • Workshop on Access to E-Resources for Teaching and Research held at Bangalore University, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 28th -29th April 2008.
  • International Conference on Frontiers in Chemical Research (ICFCR-2008) held at Department of Chemistry, Mangalore University, Mangalagangothri, Karnataka, India on 29th -31st December 2008. (Poster Presented)
  • National Symposium on Electrochemical Science & Technology (NSEST-2007) held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India on 20-21 July 2007.
  • A National School on A new Dimension to NMR: From Molecules to Human Behaviour, held during May 27-June 1, 2007 at Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medicinal Sciences, Gangatok, Sikkim, India.
  • UGC sponsored Symposium on Green Chemistry held at Sri Jagadguru Renukacharya College of Science, Arts & Commerce, Bangalore, Karnataka, India on 21st February 2007.
  • National Workshop on Catalysis held during February 8-10, 2007 organized by Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India.
  • Analytical Instruments in Characterization and Quantification of Materials held at ISEC Campus, Nagharabhavi, Bangalore, India during January 27-28, 2007. (Poster Presented)
  • Silver Jubilee Conference: 25th Conference of Indian Council of Chemists held at Birla College of Arts Science & commerce, Kalyan, Mumbai during 27-29th December 2006. (Poster Presented)

Paper publications

  • Dr Sakthivel- Iranna Udachyan; Vishwanath R S; Pradeepa Kumara C S; Sakthivel Kandaiah*, "Ruthenium ion containing N and S rich triazine based metallopolymer as a low overpotential acid stable electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution". Accepted for publication, Journal of Catalysis, 2017 (Elsevier - impact factor - 6.844)
  • Deepak. K, Amit Roy, P. Anjaneyulu, Sakthivel Kandaiah, Sampatrao L. Pinjare , "Charge Transport Mechanism in p-type Copper ion Containing Triazine Thiolate Metallopolymer Thin Film Devices - Accepted for publication Journal - Journal of Applied Physics - 2017, (American Institute of Physics – Impact factor – 2.068)
  • Vishwanath R. S. and Sakthivel Kandaiah* Metal ion-containing C3N3S3 coordination polymers chemisorbed to a copper surface as acid stable hydrogen evolution electrocatalysts Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5, 2052 (Royal Society of chemistry - UK - Impact factor 8.867)
  • Vishwanath R. S. and Sakthivel Kandaiah* "Electrochemical growth of triazine based metal ion containing polymers on nanostructured nickel electrodeposits and their hydrogen evolution activities in acidic condition" International Journal of Hydrogen Energy,2016, 41, 8829-8838 (Elsevier - Impact factor – 3.582)
  • R. S. Vishwanath, Sakthivel Kandaiah*, Chemically Immobilized Triazine Based CuIIS3C3N3 Metallopolymer on Copper as a Photocathode for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Evolution, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 2016, 163 (6) H402-H409 (ECS- USA – Impact factor-3.259 )
  • R. S. Vishwanath, Sakthivel Kandaiah*, Electrochemical preparation of crystalline γ-CuI thin films through potential-controlled anodization of copper and its photoelectrochemical investigations, J Solid State Electrochem. (2016) 20:2093–2102( Springer – Impact factor – 2.319)
  • R. S. Vishwanath, Sakthivel Kandaiah* Facile electrochemical growth of nanostructured copper phthalocyanine thin film via simultaneous anodic oxidation of copper and dilithium phthalocyanine for photoelectrochemical hydrogen evolution, J Solid State Electrochem. (2016) 20:767–773 ( Springer – Impact factor – 2.319)