Nodal Centre Approval Details

Our lab has been recognized as nodal centre from the year 2009 for collaborative research work with Anna University Chennai.
renewed date – Lr. No. 1304/ IR/ Chem/AR2 dated 12.01.18

Nodal Center – Registered Candidates Details

S.NoReg. No.Student NameYear of RegistrationPart Time/Full TimeSupervisor NameName of the UniversityStatus
11024799703R. Anitha Devi2010Part TimeDr. C. RavichandranAnna UniversityPersuing
22011116024J. Kalpana2011Part TimeDr. C. RavichandranAnna UniversityDegree awarded
32011176069V. Vanitha2011Part TimeDr. C. RavichandranAnna UniversityPersuing
41523799179R. Anusa2015Part TimeDr. C. RavichandranAnna UniversityPersuing
51513799247P. Marimuthu 2015Full TimeDr. N.S. KarthikeyanAnna UniversityPersuing
617243997232 P. Nisha2017Part TimeDr. C. RavichandranAnna UniversityPersuing

Expert Members Available In The Department

Sl. No. Expert Member Research Area
1 Dr. C. Ravichandran Electro organic chemistry

Polymer chemistry, Nano chemistry.

2 Dr. B. Venkatachalapathy Nano Technology, Bio-materials and Photochemistry.
3 Dr. K. Saravanan Synthetic organic chemistry.
4 Dr. C. S. Jone Selvamalar Polymer Chemistry.
5 Dr. N. S. Karthikeyan Organic Synthesis & Organometallics
6 Dr. S. Praveen Kumar Bio-inorganic Chemistry & Sensors
7 Dr. R. Abinaya Biomaterials

Faculty Pursuing Ph.D

Sl. No. Name of the Candidate Year of Registration Institution University Topic / Area of  specialisation
1 Mrs. R. Anitha Devi 08.06.10 Easwari Engineering College Anna University Chennai. Synthesis and characterization of undoped ZnO & Zn1-x-yMgxTiyO2 nanocomposite and their potential applications.
2 Mrs. V. Vanitha 19.07.11 Easwari Engineering College Anna University Chennai. Determination of biological samples on nanoparticle  modified electrode.
3 Mrs.AR. Anusa 24.12.14 Easwari Engineering College Anna University Chennai. Synthesis, Characterization of Certain novel transition metal substituted ZnO/TiO2 nanocomposites and its applications.
4 Mrs.P. Nisa (Jeppiar Engineering College) 13.06.17 Easwari Engineering College Anna University Chennai. Epoxy Nano composites for High performance applications
5 Mr. P. Marimuthu 04.01.15 Easwari Engineering College Anna University  Chennai Organic Synthesis / Organometallics
6 Mr. Jeesmon Jose 31.01.18 Easwari Engineering College Anna University  Chennai Organic Synthesis / Organometallics

Funded Project Details

YearS. NoName of the Scheme
Title of ProjectName of the PI/ Co- investigatorFunding AgencyAmount in (Lakhs)
2014-2017
1Young Scientist Scheme
Synthesis and Investigation of new rigid/non-rigid phenanthridine derivatives and their cyclometallated Iridium (III) complex, as chemo-sensor for Hg2+ Dr. N.S. KarthikeyanDST22.78
2017-2020
2Safety Research Management
Synthesis, Characterization of Nitrogen Donor Extractants for the Separation of Minor Actinides from Lanthanides Principal Investigator:
Dr. N.S. Karthikeyan
Co-Investigators:
Dr. C. Ravichandaran
Dr. B. Venkatachalapathy
AERB37.93

List of Supervisors

Sl. No. Name of the Supervisor Research Area
1 Dr. C. Ravichandran Electro organic chemistry

Polymer chemistry, Nano Chemistry.

2 Dr. B. Venkatachalapathy Nano Technology, Bio-materials and Photochemistry.
3 Dr. K. Saravanan Synthetic organic chemistry
4 Dr. C. S. Jone Selvamalar Polymer Chemistry
5 Dr. N. S. Karthikeyan Organic Synthesis / Organometallics

List of Junior Research Fellows

Sl. No. Name of JRF Title of the Project Institution Year of Joining Funding Agency Duration
1 Mr.               P. Marimuthu Synthesis and Investigation of new rigid/non-rigid phenanthridine derivatives and their cyclometallated Iridium (III) complex, as chemo-sensor for Hg2+ Easwari Engineering College 2014 DST 2014-2017
2 Mr. Jeesmon Jose Synthesis, Characterization of Nitrogen Donor Extractants for the Separation of Minor Actinides from Lanthanides Easwari Engineering College 2017 AERB 2017-2020

Consultancy Research Work

Sl. No Year Title of research work Name of the PI/ Co- investigator  Agency Amount in (Lakhs)
1 2019 Synthesis of Nitrogen Donor Extractants for the Separation of Minor Actinides from Lanthanides Principal Investigator:

Dr. N.S. Karthikeyan

Co-Investigators:

Dr. C. Ravichandaran

Dr. B. Venkatachalapathy

IGCAR 1.38

Publication Details For Five Years

Sl. No NAME JOURNALS CONFERENCE
International National International National
1 Dr. C. Ravichandran 26 10 8
2 Dr. B. Venkatachalapathy 22 26
3 Mrs. R. Anitha Devi 4 5
4 Mrs. V. Vanitha 1 3
5 Mrs. R. Anusa 4 2 3
6 Dr. K. Saravanan 13 1 7
7 Dr. C.S. Jone Selvamalar 11 2 4
8 Dr. N.S. Karthikeyan 24 3 3 5
9 Dr. S. Praveen Kumar 10 2 12 13
10 Dr. R. Abinaya 6 8 2
Total 121 18 51 50

Publication Summary

139
National and international publications
3
National conference conducted
101
Presented in National and international conferences

Member in journal editorial board

  1. C. Ravichandran, Professor & Head, Department of Chemistry has been inducted on the Editorial board member of two journals.
    1. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and modern Education.
    2. International Journal of Engineering Research and Modern Education.

Staff Publication

International Publications