Current Members

Foreign Professors

Thomas Nesakumar Jebakumar Immanuel Edison, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2014
Postdoctoral Experience: Yeungnam University Republic of Korea (6 mos.)
Ph.D. (2014), Gandhigram Rural Institute-Deemed University, Gandhigram, Tamil Nadu, India
Hometown:
Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu, India
Research interests:
Green synthesis of metal nanoparticles, semiconductors and carbon nanoparticles and utilizing these materials as catalyst, electro-catalyst, supercapacitors, batteries and sensors
                                                                                Email:
[email protected] (download_CV)

 

 

Photograph-R. AtchudanRaji Atchudan, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2015
Postdoctoral Fellow: Kyungpook University, Republic of Korea
Ph.D. (2011) in Chemistry from Anna University, India
Hometown:
Dharmapuri, Tamilnadu, India
Research interests:
Facile green synthesis of metal oxide nanoparticles/ Carbon nanostructured materials-carbon nanotubes, carbon dots, and their application towards the degradation of dyes, electrocatalyst, supercapacitors, sensors, and bioimaging
                                                                                Email:
[email protected]

 

Hari Datta Khanal, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2013
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2017-2018)
Ph.D .(2017) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
Hometown:
Tanahun, Nepal
Research Interests: Functionalization of diazo compounds/Construction of heterocycles
E-mail:
[email protected]

 

Sonaimuthu Mohandoss, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2018
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2018-present)
Postdoctoral Experience: (2017-2018) National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan (1 year)
Ph.D (2016) Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India.
Homedown: 
Ramanathapuram, Tamilnadu, India
Research Interest:
Synthesis of Fluorescent Nanomaterials,                                                                     Chemosensors, Supramolecular Chemistry, Electrochemical                                                                   Synthesis, Computational Chemistry
                                                                               Email :
 [email protected]

 

Shreedhar Devkota, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2016
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2020-2021)
Ph.D. (2020) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
Hometown:
Gorkha, Nepal
Research interests
: C-H activation/Functionalization/ Functionalization of diazo compounds/ total synthesis of natural products and bioactive molecules
Email:
[email protected]

 

 

Muhammad Saeed Akhtar, Ph.D
Joined the lab in 2015
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2020-2021)
M.S. – Ph.D. (2020) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
Hometown: 
Abbottabad, KPK, Pakistan
Research interests:
Organo-catalyzed synthesis of biologically active aromatics and hetero-aromatics
ORCID ID:
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5486-4408
Email
: [email protected]

 

Suguna Perumal, Dr. rer. nat.
Joined the lab in 2020
Post-Doc: (2013-2017) Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea
Research Professor: (2017-2019) Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea
Ph.D.(2012) Freie University Berlin, Germany
M.Sc. Bharathidasan University, India
Hometown:
Dharmapuri, Tamil Nadu, India
Research Interest
: Exfoliation of graphite to graphene using polymers and preparation of stable graphene dispersions in                                                                   different solvents.
                                                                                Researchgate: link
Google Scholar: link
                                                               Email: [email protected]

 

Naziya Parveen, Ph.D
Joined the lab in 2021
Ph.D. (2020) Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India
MSc: Aligarh Muslim University Aligarh, India
Hometown:
Mau, Uttar Pradesh, India
Research interest:
Cascade synthesis of hetero-cyclic compounds using palladium catalyst
Researchgate: link
Google Scholar: link
Email:
[email protected]

 

 

Post-doctoral Researchers

Raju Sitaram Thombal, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2016
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2020-present)
Ph.D. (2020) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
M. Sc. Degree in 2012 from the New ACS College Parner (Savitribai Phule Pune University)
Hometown: Maharashtra, India
Research interests: transition metal-catalyzed C-H activation of arenes and functionalization of diazo compounds
Researchgate: link Google Scholar: link              Email: [email protected]

 

                     

 

Dr. Sandeep Pimparkar
Joined in lab March 2021
PhD (2020) in Catalysis & Synthesis, IITB Monash Research Academy, (IIT Bombay), India
Hometown: Maharashtra, India.
Research interest: Transition metal mediated organic synthesis via C-H activations.
ORCIDGoogle ScholarResearchgateLinkedin
Email: [email protected]

 

 

Graduate Students

Mohammad Aslam
Ph.D. Student
Joined the lab in 2017
M.Sc in 2013 from the University of Lucknow (Lucknow, Utter Pradesh, India)
B.Sc in 2011 from the Aligarh Muslim University(Aligarh, India)
Hometown: Lucknow, Utter Pradesh, India
Email: [email protected]

 

 

 

Sagar Nale
Ph.D. Student, 2nd year
Joined the lab in 2017
MSc (2012) in Drug Chemistry from University of Pune
Research interests: developing new synthetic methodologies by using transition metal complexes/ Transition-metal-catalyzed C-H bond activation/Synthesis of natural products and biologically active compounds
Email: [email protected]

 

 

Sana Jamshaid
Ph.D. Student
Joined the lab in 2017
M.Phil. (2015) in Organic Chemistry University of Sargodha (Pakistan)
M. Sc. (2012) in Organic Chemistry University of Sargodha (Pakistan)
Hometown: Pakistan
Research Interest: transition-metal-catalyzed synthesis of biologically important organic compounds
                                                                                Linkedin: linkResearchgate: link
                                                                                Email: [email protected] /                                                                                                                      [email protected]  (download_CV)

 

Peter Yuosef M. Rubio
Combined M.Sc. – Ph.D. Student
Joined the lab in 2019
B.Sc. (2014) in Chemistry from University of Santo Tomas, Manila Philippines
Hometown: Quezon Province, Philippines
Linkedin: link 
Researchgate:
link
Email:
[email protected]

 

 

Eun Hee Cho(조은희)
M.Sc. student
Joined the lab from 2019
B.Sc. (2020) in Chemical Engineering
Hometown : Pohang, Korea
Email: [email protected]

 

 

Ei Seul Yun(윤이슬)

M.Sc. student
Joined the lab from 2019
B.Sc. (2020) in Chemical Engineering
Hometown : Daegu, Korea
Email: [email protected]

 

 

 

 

Hyo Seon Sim(심효선)
M.Sc. student
Joined the lab from 2019
B.Sc. (2020) in Chemical Engineering
Hometown : Daegu, Korea
Email: [email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

Ji Hwan Kim(김지환)
Joined the lab from 2020
Hometown : Daegu, Korea

Email: kimjh0063g@naver.com