Directorate of Research

Research Faculty Members

neppolian

Prof. B. Neppolian

PhD

Research Professor

Email: neppolian.b@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7916

Research Area: Synthesis of various nano-materials (Pt, Ru, Ag, and Au along with solid support) including semiconductor photo-catalysts for Energy conversion (solar and fuel cells) and Environmental remediation

sasidharan

Prof. M. Sasidharan

PhD

Research Professor

Email: sasidharan.m@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Research Area: (i) Development of catalysts and electro-catalysts especially for electrochemical energy conversion and storage (ii) Synthesis of electrode materials and electrolytes for Li-ion, Na-ion, and Metal-ion batteries as well as supercapacitors

jesu-arockia-raj

Prof. A. Jesu Arockia Raj

PhD

Research Professor

Email: jesuarockiaraj.a@ktr.srmuniv.ac.in

Research Area: Molecular immunology, Transcriptome construction and molecular characterization, Gene expression, recombinant protein expression and purification, Customized peptide synthesis and its activity studies.

 

arijit-sen

Dr. Arijit Sen

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: arijit.s@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: +91-44-27417913

Research Areas:(i)Theoretical as well as experimental study of charge, spin and thermal transport properties in various quantum-confined nanostructures, organometallic complexes and metal-organic frameworks for applications in nanoelectronics, thermoelectrics and energy-storage devices
(ii)Development of molecular-scale novel spintronic devices for futuristic magnetic memory applications

Dr. G. S. VinodKumar

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: vinodkumar.s@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: +91-44-27417919

Research Areas: Solidification science and processing, Structure property correlation, Light alloys and composites, Metallic foams, Processing precious metals (Au, Ag & Cu). X-ray & Synchrotron radioscopy & tomography

k-m-ramkumar

Dr. K. M. Ramkumar

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: Ramkumar.km@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Research Areas: Protective Molecular Pathways Improving pancreatic β-cell dysfunction, Signals in the pancreatic islet microenvironment influence β- cell proliferation, Dysregulation of Nrf2 Signaling in Diabetes and its complications

Dr. Paromita Chakraborty

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: paromita.c@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7909

Research Areas: Multi-media movement and Cost-effective remediation techniques for micro organic pollutants viz., pesticides, industrial chemicals and plasticizers. Fabricating new products from recycled and waste plastic

ritesh-kumar

Dr. Ritesh Kumar Dubey

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: riteshkumar.d@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7901

Research Areas: High order entropy stable shock capturing schemes, Data dependent numerical stability, Mesh adaptation for flow problems containing discontinuous and boundary layer.

Dr. Ranjit Thapa

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: ranjit.t@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7918

Research Areas: First-Principles based analysis of: Materials for CO oxidation, OER/ORR, CO2 reduction Materials for Solar Cells, Ion based batteries Database and package of Materials Machine Learning

bhalchandra-kakade

Dr. Bhalchandra Kakade

PhD 

Research Associate Professor

Email: bhalchandrakakade.a@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7920

Research Areas: Noble metal & metal-free Electrocatalysis for Energy conversion and storage: Fuel cell catalysis, catalytic corrosion, durability etc.; Materials Chemistry for Chemically ordered metallic nanoparticles, carbonaceous nanomaterials, noble metal-free materials (h-BN, graphene, doped systems, brownmillerites, MAX & Mxene materials etc).

p-malar

Dr. P. Malar

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: malar.p@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: +91-44-27417917

Research Areas: Inorganic semiconducting compound thin films, oxide thin films, thin film solar cells, ion beam analysis, applications of micro lithography.

arijit-sen

Dr. S. Harinipriya

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: Research Associate Professor

Research Areas: Electrochemical Systems, Energy storage devices, Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, Solar thermal, Dynamics of biomolecules, Solar materials, Aqueous Lithium ion batteries, Thermo-cells, Microbial Fuel cells, Organic ligand capped metal oxides and organometallic compounds for energy and biomedical applications

ritesh-kumar

Dr. S. Anandhakumar

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: anandhakumar.s@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7902

Research Areas:(i) Development of new approaches that helps solving complex problems in designing multi-functional responsive materials for drug delivery, bio-imaging and regenerative medicine. (ii) Development of novel bio-inspired synthetic routes that would lead to advanced biomaterials.

venkataprasad-bhat

Dr. S. Venkataprasad Bhat

PhD

Research Associate Professor

Email: venkataprasad.b@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7907

Research Areas: Solution processed materials for energy, Optical properties and optoelectronic applications (Solid state lighting, Photovoltaics), Precursor solution based thinfilm solar cells.

sanjay-kumar-mehta

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Mehta

PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Email: sanjaykumar.r@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Phone: 044-2741-7910

Research Areas: Stratospheric tropospheric exchange processes, Tropopause, Cirrus clouds, Atmospheric Boundary Layer transport, Aerosol, Radiosonde, Lidar, Radar and GPS Radio occultation.

namitharan

Dr. K. Namitharan

PhD

Research Assistant Professor

Email: namitharan.k@res.srmuniv.ac.in

Research Areas: (i) Development of new synthetic methodologies, applicable solution of complex molecules synthesis, including transition-metal free organic synthesis. (ii) Development of heterogeneous catalysts for selective organic transformations