Previous Members

Alumni

 

Sana Jamshaid, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2017
Former Research Professor –Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2021-2022)
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2021-2022)
Ph.D. (2021) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
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 biologicdenyy important organic compounds

 

 

Shreedhar Devkota, Ph.D. 
Joined the lab in 2016
Former Research Professor –Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2021-2022)
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

 

Mohammad Aslam, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2017
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2021-2021)
Ph.D. (2021) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
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

Current Work: BNJBiopharma, Magok,dong, Seoul, South Korea

 

 

Sagar Nale, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2017
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2021)
Ph.D. (2021) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
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 biologicdenyy active compounds
Email: sagarnale88@gmail.com

 

Raju Sitaram Thombal, 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
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: linkGoogle Scholar: link              Email: rthombal@gmail.com

Current Work: Associate Researcher, Department of Chemistry Louisiana State University, 337 Chrmistry & Materials Building Bataon Rogue, LA 70803, USA

 

 

 

Eun Hee Cho(조은희)
Joined the lab from 2019 – 2021
M. Sc. Degree (2021) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.Sc. (2020) in Chemical Engineering
Hometown : Pohang, Korea
Email: jk04118@naver.com

 

 

Ei Seul Yun(윤이슬)

Joined the lab from 2019 – 2021
M. Sc. Degree (2021) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.Sc. (2020) in Chemical Engineering
Hometown : Daegu, Korea
Email: dltmf1618@naver.com

 

 

 

 

Hyo Seon Sim(심효선)
Joined the lab from 2019 – 2021
M. Sc. Degree (2021) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.Sc. (2020) in Chemical Engineering
Hometown : Daegu, Korea
Email: kgl04172@naver.com

 

 

 

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Kanchan Mishra, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2014
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2018-2021)
Ph.D. (2018) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal
Current Work: Post-Doc Fellow at Kansas City University
Research interests: Bio-synthesis of metal and metal oxide nanoparticles and their application as an efficient catalyst for the diverse organic transformations, and dye decolorization.
Email:miskanchan@gmail.com (download_CV)

 

Chayan Dhar Clinton, M.Sc
Joined the lab in 2018 – 2020
M.Sc (2020) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.Sc. (2016) in Pharmacy from International Islamic University Chittagong
Hometown: Chittagong, Bangladesh
Research interest: Drug development, medicinal chemistry, and biological screening
Researchgate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Chayan_Clinton
                                                                           E-mail: Chayan.dhar2010@gmail.com; cdclinton@ynu.ac.kr

 

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Rajeev Shrestha, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2014 – 2020
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2019-2020)
Ph.D. (2019) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal
Current Work: Researcher – Dongsung R&D Cancer Center, Daegu
Email: rajeev2014shrestha@gmail.com

 

Ramuel John Tamargo, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2015 – 2020
Ph.D. (2020) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.S. (2014) in Chemical Engineering from University of the Philippines – Diliman (Main Campus)
Hometown: Cavite, Philippines
Current Work: Assistant Professor at Department of Chemical Engineering, University of the Philippines Diliman, Philippines
                                                                           Email: ramueljohn.tamargo@gmail.com

 

Samjhana Pradhan, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2016
Ph.D. (2020) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
Hometown: Pokhara, Nepal
Current Work: Research Officer of Central Conservation Laboratory for Cultural Heritage
Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation, Nepal
Research interests: Bio-synthesis of metal and metal oxide                                                                                      nanoparticles and their application as an efficient catalyst for                                                                                the diverse organic transformations
                                                                           Email: samynu314@gmail.com

 

 

 

Hyewon Kim, M.Sc. (김혜원)
Joined the lab from 2018 to 2020
M.S. (2020) in Organic Synthesis
B.Sc. (2018) in Chemical Engineering
Current work: Intocell, Daejeon (2020-present)
Email: khw0496@naver.com

 

 

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Shizuka Mei Maezono, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2014 to 2019
Ph.D. (2019) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.Sc (2012) in Chemistry from University of Santo Tomas (UST), Philippines
Hometown: Philippines
Current Work: Kyungnong (경농) Corp
Email:  shizuka.maezono@gmail.com

 

 

Hongyun Cai, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2013 to 2019
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2018-2019)
Ph.D. (2018) in Chemical Engineering – Yeungnam University
B.Sc (2013) in College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Material Science of Soochow University
Hometown:
China
                                                                           Current Work: Researcher at Suqian Unitechem Co., Ltd,
                                                                           Jiangsu Province, East China                                                                                                                                                               Research interest: Synthesis of heterocycles and aromatics via                                                                              C-C, C-N bond formation                                                                                                                                                                       Email: hongyuntsi@gmail.com

 

 

Ji Hyeon Ha (하지현)
Joined the lab from 2015 to 2018
M.S. (2018) in Organic Synthesis
B.Sc. (2017) in Chemical Engineering
Current work:  Intocell, Daejeon (2018-present)
Email: hmh9291@naver.com

 

 

 

Ga Eul Park, M.S. (박가을)
Joined the lab from 2015 to 2018
M.S. (2018) in Organic Synthesis
Current work: Medigen Inc., Daejeon (March 2018-present)
Email:lovelyge319@naver.com

 

 

 

 


Yun Sang Hyeon, M.S. (윤상현)
Joined the lab from 2014 to 2016
M.S. (2016) in Organic Synthesis
Current work: Intocell, Daejeon (2016-present)
Email:skyfood22@naver.com / tkdgus7977@intocell.co.kr

 

 

 

Ekraj Baral, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2013 until 2017
Ph.D. (2017)  in Organic Synthesis
Research interest: Decomposition of diazo-compounds, Rhodium catalysis, Multicomponent synthesis and C-H activation
Current work:
Deputy General Manager at Medigen Inc., Daejeon
Email: baralek03@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

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Tej Narayan Poudel, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2012 to 2018
Postdoctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University  (2016-2018)
Ph.D. (2016) in Organic Synthesis:  School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University
Current work: Postdoctoral Associate at Department of Medicinal Chemistry, University of Minnesota, USA (Prof. Courtney Aldrich)
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=1158QWUAAAAJ
Current Work: Research Scientist (Medicinal Chemistry) Division of Preclinical Innovation Early Translation Branch (Contractor) National Center for Advancing Translational SciencesNational Institutes of Health

 

Krishna Bahadur Somai Magar, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2010 until 2017
Former Research Professor –Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (March 2014-November 2017)
Ph.D. (2014) in Organic Synthesis
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=mGWdNskAAAAJ&hl=en
Current work:  Deputy General Manager at Medigen Inc., Daejeon (December 2017-present)
Email: krishnasomai@gmail.com

 

 

Rameshwar Pandit, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2010 until 2018
Former Research Professor – Yeungnam University (March 2014-February 2018)
Ph.D. (2014) in Organic Synthesis
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=1Cp1hvEAAAAJ&hl=en
Current work: Research Professor, Dept of Chemistry, Sungkyunkwan University (March 2018-present)
Email: rameshwar.pandit@gmail.com

 

 

Likai Xia, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2006 until 2016
Former Research Professor – Yeungnam University (March 2012-August 2016)
Ph.D. (2011) in Organic Synthesis
M.S. (2008) in Organic Synthesis

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=IJRbXeoAAAAJ&hl=zh-CN&oi=ao
Current work: Associate Director, WuXi AppTec Co., Ltd.
Email: xialikai@hotmail.com

 

 

Xin Li, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from 2006 until 2012
Ph.D. (2012) in Organic Synthesis
M.S. (2008) in  Organic Synthesis

Current work: Associate Professor, Nanjing Tech University
Email: xinxin2019@njtech.edu.cn

 

 

Xue Wang, Ph.D.
Joined the lab from September 2004 until 2012
Former Research Professor –Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2011-2012)
Ph.D. (2010)  in Organic Synthesis
M.S. (2006)  in Organic Synthesis
Current work: Hanguk Cabot Microelectronics LLc.
Email: jessica_wang@cabotcmp.com

 

Other Previous Researchers

 

Suguna Perumal, Dr. rer. nat.
Joined the lab in 2020
Former Research Professor –Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2020-2022)
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: suguna.perumal@gmail.com

Thomas Nesakumar Jebakumar Immanuel Edison, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2014
Former Research Professor –Department of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (2015-2021)
Postdoctoral Experience: Yeungnam University Republic of Korea (2015)
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
                                                                               

 

Sandeep Pimparkar, Ph.D.
Joined in lab March 2021
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (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

Kavita Sharma, Ph.D.
Former Research Professor – Yeungnam University (March 2015- December 2017)
Ph.D. in Food Science (Analytical Chemistry) – Konkuk University (September 2010- February 2015)
Current work: Research Assistant Professor, Idaho State University & Collaborator at Idaho National Lab, Idaho Fdenys (December 2017~ Present)
Email: kavitasharma3182@gmail.com

 

 

 

Sanjay Paul, Ph.D.
Former Research Professor – Yeungnam University (March 2015- June 2017)
Ph.D. (2014) in Synthetic Organic Chemistry – University of Calcutta
Research work: Design and synthesis of important heterocyclic motifs
Current work: Assistant Professor, Behala College, India
Email: spaulorg@gmail.com (Sanjay_CV)

 

 

 

 

Sabera Sultana, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 2016 – 2020
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University (September 2016-2020)
Ph.D. (July 2011-April 2016) Organic Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India
Email: saberasultana87@gmail.com (download_CV)

 

 

 

Mohammad Shaad Ansari, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in 1st 2019 – 2020
Hometown: Sikandrabad, Uttar Pradesh India
Post-Doctoral Researcher: School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University
Ph.D. (July 2013-May 2019) Material Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India
Research interests: Design and development of advanced functional nano-materials for various applications
Email: shaadansari25@gmail.com

 

 

Priyanka Chaudhary, Ph.D.
Joined the lab in September 2019 – January 2021
Hometown: Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh, India.
Research Associate Experience- Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi, India (8 Months)
Ph.D (July 2014 – December 2018): Organic Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University), Varanasi, India.
Research Interest: Expertise in N-Nitroso Chemistry, C-H Activation and Cross-coupling Reactions, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Catalysis, Green Chemistry, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Bio-organic and Medicinal Chemistry.