Dr. S. Anandan

Nanomaterials & Solar Energy Conversion Lab

                

                                              sanand@nitt.edu

 

Qualification:

• Ph.D. Chemistry-Energy interdisciplinary, University of Madras, Chennai (2002)
• M.Sc. Chemistry, D. G. Vaishnav College, University of Madras, Chennai (1995)

Membership in Professional bodies:

  • Member in Korean Chemical Society, South Korea
  • Life member in Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology (SAEST), India.
  • Life member in Catalysis Society of India.
  • Life member in Indian Science congress Association.
  • Life member in Chemical Research Society of India
  • Fellow in Tamil Nadu Academy of Science, India
  • Editorial Board member for the Journal “The Open Textile Journal” (Bentham publisher, UK).
  • International Organizing Committee member for the International Workshop on Sonochemistry and Photocatalysis for Environmental Remediation (IWSPER-2008) to be held at University of Melbourne during 26-28, November 2008.
  • Editorial Board member for the Journal “International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology.
  • Editorial Board member for the Journal “Nanotechnology" Publisher: The Scientific World Journal.
  • Editorial Board member for the Journal “Journal of Textiles" Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corp.
  • Editorial board Member for the International Journal of Nanomaterials, Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine, Publisher: Peertechz Journal.
  • Editorial board Member for the International Journal Heliyon, Publisher: Elsevier
     

Patents/Awards

  • Department of Science & Technology (INDIA) - SERC Fast Track YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD
  • Department of Science & Technology (INDIA) award for participation in the meeting of NOBEL LAUREATES AND STUDENTS in CHEMISTRY to be held at LINDAU, GERMANY.
  • Best Biographical Profile published in the 25th Silver Anniversary Edition by Marquis Who’s Who in the World.
  • Best Biographical Profile for the year 2008 among “2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st century” published by International Biographical Centre, Cambridge, England.
  • Board of Studies member for D. G. Vaishnav College, University of Madras, Chennai.
  • Royal Academy of Engineering, London selected Dr. Anandan is among the eminent scientist of India for participation in the meeting of Engineering Challenges of Deployment of New Solar Energy Capacity in India held at Royal Academy of Engineering, London.
  • Hiyoshi Young Leaf Award - 2009 of Hiyoshi Corporation Japan for Outstanding contribution to applied study for Environmental Conservation and Protection.
  • Best Teacher Awardee - 2010 by National Institute of Technology.
  • Best Teacher Awardee-2011 for the International Year of Chemistry – 2011 by Chemical Research Society of India
  • Editorial board Member for the Journal Nanotechnology, Publisher: The Scientific World Journal
  • Editorial board Member for the Journal of Textiles, Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corp.
  • Approved one Indian Patent, (Application No.2728/CHE/2007).
  • Hiyoshi Environmental Award - 2014 of Hiyoshi Corporation Japan for Outstanding contribution to applied study for Environmental Conservation and Protection.
  • Best Achievers Awardee - 2016 by National Institute of Technology.
  • Best Achievers Awardee - 2017 by National Institute of Technology
  • Best Citation Awardee - 2018 by National Institute of Technology

Topic of Research:

Nanomaterials, Sonochemistry, Photocatalysis, Dye-sensitized solar cells, Organic solar cells,
Electrochemical & Fluorescence Sensors, Supercapacitors, Fuel Cell catalysts, Biomolecule interaction studies

Ongoing Projects:

S. No.

Grant Agency

Title of the Project

Reference Number

Amounts in lakhs

1

Solar Energy Research Initiative (DST)

Indigenous development of  Dye-sensitized Solar Cells modules with different  electrolytes

DST/TMD/SERI/S32 (C) dt. 21st March 2018

107.134

2

DST-Nano Mission Research Project

Metal oxides anchored graphene nanosheets for fabrication of energy storage devices

SR/NM/NS-1024/2016

104.51
 

3

DST-WTI Major Research Project

Removal of Heavy Metal from Wastewater: An Alternative Green Sonochemical Process Optimization and Pathway Studies

DST/TM/WTI/2k16/258(G) dated 21/02/2017

31.49
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

List of Publications:

Total number of peer reviewed publications = 279

Book Chapters = 17

Patents = 1 (Accepted) + 1 (Submitted)

Total number of Citations = 5691;                h - Index = 41

Recent Publications:

Title: Synthesis of 3D marigold flower-like rGO/BN/Ni(OH)2 ternary nanocomposites for supercapacitor applications
Author(s):  Krishnaveni M, Cini MS, Wu JJ, Asiri AM, Anandan S, Ashokkumar M Source: SUSTAINABLE ENERGY & FUELS Volume: 4 Pages: 3090-3101 Published: 2020

Title: Triazole appending ruthenium(II) polypyridine complex for selective sensing of phosphate anions through C-H-anion interaction and copper(II) ions via cancer cells  Author(s): Ramachandran N, Anandan S, Source: NEW JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY Volume:44  Pages: 6186-6196 Published: 2020      

Title: Synthesis of Magnetite-Based Polymers as Mercury and Anion Sensosrs using Single Electron Transfer-Living Radical Polymerization
Author(s): Haridharan N, Der-Kang Y, Lee GJ, Anandan S, Sorrentino A, Wu JJ, 
Source: ACS OMEGA  Volume: 5 Pages: 7201-7210 Published: 2020

Title: A review on hybrid techniques for the degradation of organic pollutants in aqueous environment  
Author(s):  Anandan S,  Vinoth Kumar P, Ashokkumar M, Source: ULTRASONICS SONOCHEMISTRY Volume: 67 Pages: 105130 Published: 2020   

Title: Ni-ZnO nanocomposites assembled under varios morphologies like columnar, nanochains and granular structure for removal of pollutants
Author(s): Kaviarasan S, Sivasankar S, Vinoth Kumar P, Anandan S,
Source: MATERIALS CHEMISTRY & PHYSICS Volume: 252 Pages: 123299 Published: 2020 

Title: Pseudocapacitive Performance of Mn3O4-SnO2 hybrid nanoparticles Synthesized via Ultrasonication Approach  
Author(s):  Gnana Sundara Raj B, Angulakshmi R, Baskaran N, Wu JJ, Anandan S, Ashokkumar M, Source: JOURNAL OF APPLIED ELECTROCHEMISTRY Volume: 50 Pages: 609-619 Published: 2020   

Title: Synthesis of random copolymer using zig-zag Naphthodithiophene for bulk heterojunction polymer solar cell applications
Author(s): Rubyraj M, Ramachandran N,Ummu Habeeba AZ, Sorrentino A, Anandan S, Ashokkumar M
Source: JOURNAL OF POLYMER RESEARCH Volume: 27 Pages: 171 Published: 2020

Title: Mercury removal from aqueous solution using petal-like MoS2 nanosheets
Author(s): Ragini P, Sivashanmugam P, Wu JJ, Anandan S, Ashokkumar M
Source: FRONTIERS OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & ENGINEERING Volume:xxx Pages: XXX-XXX Published: 2020   

Title: Ultrasonic assisted preparation of perovskite-type Lanthanum Nickelate nanostructures and its  photocatalytic properties 
Author(s): Madappa SM,  Wu JJ, Mangalaraja RV, Anandan S, Source: CHEMISTRY SELECT Volume: xxx Pages: XXX-XXX Published: 2020

 

No of Ph.D students guided :  17

No of Ph.D students under guidance :  10

 


No of Masters' students guided :  45

No of Masters' students under guidance :  2

 

 
 

 

 

 

Contact Address:

Dr. S. Anandan
Professor
Nanomaterials & Solar Energy Conversion Lab
Department of Chemistry
National Institute of Technology
Trichy- 620015, India
                         
Phone:+91-431-2503639
Mobile: +91-9444052074
Fax:+91-431-2500133
E-mail: sanand99@yahoo.com
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