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  • Prof A Vadivel Murugan

  • Professor and Head
  • Pondicherry University
Publications 1998 - 2020

Publications

  • 74
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    Chapter
  • 1
    Conference Paper
  • 1
    Erratum
  • 1
    Review
  • 4
  • 1
  • 1
  • 36

Citations / H-Index

2807 Citations
24 h-index
2504 Citations

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Expertise

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Our research is focus on the design and development of efficient innovative nanostructured cathode and anode materials that can facilitate widespread commercialization of clean energy technologies (DSSC and Perovskite based solar cells, lithium batteries, supercapacitors, and fuel cells) & nanobiotechnology to address the world’s clean energy and environmental & health challenges and health. Our research encompasses a broad range of clean energy research activities for national interest.

Personal Information

Prof A Vadivel Murugan

Male
Centre for Nanoscience and Technology Madanjeet School of Green Energy Technologies, Centre for Green Energy Technology, Pondicherry University, Kalapet
Pondicherry, Pondicherry, India - 605014


Experience

  • Professor and Head

    Centre for Nanosciences and Technology

    Pondicherry University

  • Professor

    Centre for Nanoscience and Technology

    Pondicherry University

  • Associate Professor

    Centre for Nanoscience and Technology

    Pondicherry University

  • Reader

    Centre for Nanoscience and Technology

    Pondicherry University

  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate

    Department of Mechanical Engineering

    The University of Texas at Austin

  • Scientist E1

    Materials Science

    Centre for Materials for Electronics Technology

  • Research Fellow

    Materials Science

    Central Electrochemical Research Institute CSIR


Qualification

  • Post-Doctorate

    The University of Texas at Austin

  • Ph.D. Chemistry

    National Chemical Laboratory (CSIR-NCL), Pune & The University of Pune,

  • M.Sc in Chemistry

    Bharathidasan University

  • B.Sc in Chemistry

    Madurai Kamaraj University


Honours and Awards

2019

International Travel Grant Award

Science and Engineering Research Board (DST-SERB)

2017

Clean Energy Material Innovation

DST-Govt. of India, Headed by the Secretary, Department of Science and Technology

2017

Best Poster Presentation Award

CMET and IISER, Pune

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2019

International Travel Grant Award

Science and Engineering Research Board (DST-SERB)

2017

Clean Energy Material Innovation

DST-Govt. of India, Headed by the Secretary, Department of Science and Technology

2017

Best Poster Presentation Award

CMET and IISER, Pune

2017

CSIR-Senior Research Fellow

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

2016

Best Poster Presentation Award

Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore

2016

Bhaskara advanced solar energy fellowship

Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF)

2016

INSPIRE Fellowship

Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India

2015

CSIR-Senior Research Fellow

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

2015

Best Poster Presentation Award

Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology

2008

Clean Energy Award

Nano Night 2008 with Austin Technology Incubator’s Clean TX Innovation Showcase

2008

Best Research Paper Presentation

Centre for Nano- Molecular science (CNM), at the University of Texas at Austin, USA

2006

Best Research Presentation Award

International Conference on Nanomaterials for Electronics, (ICNME)

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2020

Microwave-Solvothermal Synthesis of NIR-Fluorescent CuInS2-ZnS Nanocrystals for Multi-Modal Diagnostics Imaging of Melanoma and Stem Cells Regenerative Therapy.

S. Shashank Chetty, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

2019

Sustainable, rapid synthesis processes, characterization and electrochemical studies of nanohybrid architecture electrodes for lithium ion batteries

S. Praneetha, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

2018

Rapid microwave-assisted synthesis of Au and Ag nanoparticles decorated carbon-dots for dual modal imaging application

Sajid Abdul Rub, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

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2020

Microwave-Solvothermal Synthesis of NIR-Fluorescent CuInS2-ZnS Nanocrystals for Multi-Modal Diagnostics Imaging of Melanoma and Stem Cells Regenerative Therapy.

S. Shashank Chetty, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

2019

Sustainable, rapid synthesis processes, characterization and electrochemical studies of nanohybrid architecture electrodes for lithium ion batteries

S. Praneetha, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

2018

Rapid microwave-assisted synthesis of Au and Ag nanoparticles decorated carbon-dots for dual modal imaging application

Sajid Abdul Rub, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

2017

Microwave assisted hydro/solvothermal synthesis of nanoscale materials for Dye sensitized solar cells (DSSC) application

R. Krishnapriya, Pondicherry University (A Central University)

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2008

The Electrochemical Society (ECS), USA

Active Member

2008

The Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology (SAEST)

Life Active Member

2000

Materials Research Society of India (MRSI)

Life Member

2008

The Electrochemical Society (ECS), USA

Active Member

2008

The Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology (SAEST)

Life Active Member

2000

Materials Research Society of India (MRSI)

Life Member

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Membership In Committees

2019

Court Member, Pondicherry University

Court Member

2018

PG Board of Studies, Pondicherry University

Chairman

2018

Centre for Nanoscience and Technology

Head

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2019

Court Member, Pondicherry University

Court Member

2018

PG Board of Studies, Pondicherry University

Chairman

2018

Centre for Nanoscience and Technology

Head

2017

School Board Studies Committee, Bharathidasan University

Member

2015

National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Academic-CSIR, Pune & East-West Engineering college, Visvesvaraya Technological University(VIT), Bangalore

PhD external examiner

2014

PhD admission in Centre for green energy technology, Pondicherry University

Vice-Chancellor Nominee

2013

Doctoral committee, Pondicherry University

Member

2011

Orientation course conducted for Assistant Professor/Faculty members Human Resource Development (HRD)-Centre Pondicherry University & Calicut University, Kannaur University, Kerala

Resource Person

2010

School Board Studies Committee, Madanjeet School of Green Energy Technologies, Pondicherry University

Member

2010

Vice-Chancellor Nominee, Governing Council member for various Para-Medical, Engineering and Educational colleges affiliated to Pondicherry University

Vice-Chancellor Nominee

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Research Projects

Fund for improvement of S & T infrastructure in universities and higher educational institutions (FIST) program

Funding Agency : DST-FIST New Delhi

Impact of morphology, interfacial modification in the electrodes and novel Pb2+ free device architecture on the performance of perovskite solar cell by microwave assisted solvothermal and ultrasonic spray pyrolysis method

Funding Agency : DST-SERI New Delhi (Solar Energy Research Initiative prog)

Scale-up process development of highly efficient innovative core-shell structured electrode materials and investigate their electrochemical performance for lithium batteries for clean energy storage

Funding Agency : DST-MES New Delhi (Materials for Energy storage)

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Fund for improvement of S & T infrastructure in universities and higher educational institutions (FIST) program

Funding Agency : DST-FIST New Delhi

Impact of morphology, interfacial modification in the electrodes and novel Pb2+ free device architecture on the performance of perovskite solar cell by microwave assisted solvothermal and ultrasonic spray pyrolysis method

Funding Agency : DST-SERI New Delhi (Solar Energy Research Initiative prog)

Scale-up process development of highly efficient innovative core-shell structured electrode materials and investigate their electrochemical performance for lithium batteries for clean energy storage

Funding Agency : DST-MES New Delhi (Materials for Energy storage)

Nano-architectured fluorophosphate cathode & phosphorence-based hybrid anode for sodium-ion batteries.

Funding Agency : DST-RFBR New Delhi (Indo-Russia)

Synthesis, characterization & electrochemical investigation of silicon based nanohybrid anode materials for lithium ion batteries

Funding Agency : DST-SERB New Delhi

Development of a facile solution processed highly efficient nanostructured CuMX (M=In, Zn, Sn: X=S, Se) for solar energy conversion

Funding Agency : Start-up grant

Development of dimensionally modulated different morphology of ZnO, TiO2 structure-performance relationship for dye sensitized solar cells (DSSC)

Funding Agency : UGC-Major Project

Cadmium free highly luminescence I-III-VI semi-conducting CuInS@ZnS, InP@ZnS photonics materials for bio-imaging applications

Funding Agency : DST-TSG, New Delhi

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