Research Group | Year Index | Home

  1. Venkata M. Suresh, Papri Sutar, Parul Verma, Shubhajit Das, Swapan K Pati and Tapas Kumar Maji, Designed Synthesis of Donor-Acceptor Porous Organic Polymer Photocatalysts for Visible-Light Driven Hydrogen Evolution, Submitted, (2018).

  2. Vivek Gupta, Debdeep Mandal, Shubhajit Das, Biswajit Santra, R S Narayanan, Nicolas Chrysochos, Carola Schulzke, Swapan K Pati, Vadapalli Chandrasekhar and Anukul Jana, Neutral and Anionic Phosphate-Diester as Molecular Template for the Encapsulation of Water Dimer, Submitted, (2018).

  3. Vidyanshu Mishra, Anton Oliynyk , Udumula Subbarao, Saurav Ch. Sarma, Soumyabrata Roy, Sebastian C Peter and , Complex Crystal Chemistry of Yb6(CuGa)50 and Yb6(CuGa)51 Grown at Different Synthetic Conditions, Crystal Growth & Design (2018). In Press.

  4. J. Das, S. Biswas, K. Ulman, R. Banerjee, G. Gautam, A. K. Kundu, S. Narasimhan and K.S.R. Menon, Electronic Structure of a Buried 2D Antiferromagnetic Layer: Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Ag/Cr/Ag(001), Physical Review B (2018). In Press.

  5. Pallavi Kakade, Kasturi Mahadik, Kaustuv Sanyal, K N Balaji and Valakunja Nagaraja, Two negative regulators of biofilm development exhibit functional divergence in conferring virulence potential to Candida albicans, FEMS Yeast Research (2018). In Press.

  6. Rongali, R. and Meheboob Alam, Higher-order moment equations for binary granular mixtures, Physical Review E (2018).

  7. Vikas Yadav, Lakshmi Sreekumar, Krishnendu Guin and Kaustuv Sanyal^, Five pillars of centromeric chromatin in fungal pathogens, PLoS Pathogens (2018). In Press.,

     ^corresponding author

  8. Vikas Yadav^ and Kaustuv Sanyal^, Sad1 spatio-temporally regulates kinetochore clustering to ensure high fidelity chromosome segregation in the human fungal pathogen Cryptococcus neoformans, mSphere (2018). In Press.,

      ^corresponding author

  9. Jiaul Hoque, Vikas Yadav, R G Prakash, Kaustuv Sanyal and Jayanta Haldar, Dual function polymer-silver nanocomposites for rapid killing of microbes and inhibiting biofilms, ACS Biomaterials Science and Bioengineering (2018). In Press.

  10. Vikas Yadav, Sheng Sun, R Blake Billmyre, Bhagya C Thimmappa, Terrance Shea, Robert Linter, Guus Bakkeren, Christina A. Cuomo, Joseph Heitman and Kaustuv Sanyal^, RNAi is a critical determinant of centromere evolution in closely related fungi, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115, 3108 - 3113 (2018). ,

     ^ corresponding author

  11. Seethiraju Ramarao, Dundappa Mumbaraddi, Deepti Kalsi, Pramod Halappa and Sebastian C. Peter, New Quaternary Chalcogenide Glasses with wide Range IR Transparency   Peter, Sebastian; Ramarao, Seethiraju; Mumbaraddi, Dundappa; Kalsi, Deepti; Halappa, P, Materials Research Express (2018). In Press.

  12. Jerin Susan John, D. Sajan, Chandrabhas Narayana and T. Sundius, Optical nonlinearity and charge transfer analysis of 4-[(E)-2-(2,4,6-Trinitrophenyl) ethylidene] benzonitrile adsorbed on silver nanoparticles: Computational and experimental investigations, Optics and Laser Technology 107, 454 - 467 (2018).

  13. Saha, S and Meheboob Alam, Anisotropy and nonlinear rheology of a sheared dense gas-solid suspesnion. Part 2. Combined ignited and quenched states, and hysteresis, (2018).

  14. Soumyabrata Roy, Arjun Cherevotan and Sebastian C. Peter, Thermochemical CO2 Hydrogenation to Single Carbon Products: Scientific and Technological Challenges, ACS Energy Letters (2018). In Press.

  15. Divya B. Korlepara and S. Balasubramanian, Molecular modelling of supramolecular one dimensional polymers, RSC Advances 8, 22659 - 22669 (2018).

  16. S. Roy, V. M. Suresh, A. Hazra, A. Bandyopadhyay, S. Laha, S. K. Pati, T. K. Maji, Solvent Modulated Emission Properties in a Superhydrophobic Oligo-(p-phenyleneethynylene) based 3D Porous Supramolecular Framework, Inorg. Chem (2018). In Press.

  17. D.Samanta, P. Verma, S.Roy, T. K. Maji, Nanovesicular MOF with Omniphilic Porosity: Bimodal Functionality for White-Light Emission and Photocatalysis by Dye Encapsulation, ACS. Appl. Mater. Interfaces (2018). In Press.

  18. Chandand De and A. Sundaresan, Nonswitchable polarization and magnetoelectric coupling in the high-pressure synthesized doubly ordered perovskites NaYMnWO6 and NaHoCoWO6, Phys. Rev. B 97, 214418 - 214424 (2018).

  19. Pavitra N. Shanbhag, T. T. Tran, P. Shiv Halasyamani, A. Sundaresan and C. N. R. Rao, High Pressure synthesis and magnetic properties of corundum-type Ga1-xAlxFeO3 (x = 0.0, 0.258, 0.5), J. Solid State Chem. 265, 79 - 84 (2018).

  20. Sebastian C. Peter, Reduction of CO2 to Chemicals and Fuels: A Solution to Global Warming and Energy Crisis, ACS Energy Letters (2018). In Press.

  21. V. Rajaji, Koushik Pal, Saurav Ch. Sarma, B. Joseph, Sebastian C.Peter, Umesh V. Waghmare and Chandrabhas Narayana, Pressure induced band inversion, electronic and structural phase transitions in InTe: A Combined Experimental and Theoretical study, Physical Review B 97, 155158 (2018).

  22. Shreya Sarkar and Sebastian C. Peter, An Overview on Pd Based Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction, Inorg. Chem. Frontiers (2018). In Press.

  23. Shubhajit Das and Swapan K Pati, Unravelling the Mechanism of Tin-based Frustrated Lewis Pair Catalysed Hydrogenation of Carbonyl Compounds, Submitted, (2018).

  24. K. Navamani, P. K. Samanta and Swapan K Pati, Theoretical Modeling of Charge Transport in Triphenylamine-Benzimidazole Based Organic Solids for Their Application as Host-Materials in Phosphorescent OLED, Submitted, (2018).

  25. P Vishnoi, Madhulika Mazumder, Swapan K Pati and CNR Rao, Arsenene Nanosheets and Quantum Dots, Submitted, (2018).

  26. P Vishnoi, Madhulika Mazumder, Manaswee Barua, Swapan K Pati and CNR Rao, Phosphorene Quantum Dots, Chem. Phys. Lett 699, 223 - 228 (2018).

  27. Somnath Ghara and A. Sundaresan, Coexistence of long-range cycloidal order and spin-cluster glass state in the multiferroic BaYFeO4, J. Phys: Condens. Matter 30, 245802 - 245807 (2018).

  28. Shyamashis Das, Somnath Ghara, Priya Mahadevan, A. Sundaresan, J. Gopalakrishnan and D. D. Sarma, Designing a Lower Band Gap Bulk Ferroelectric Material with a Sizable Poalrizaiton at Room Temperature, ACS Energy Lett 3, 1176 - 1182 (2018).

  29. S. C. Sarma and S. C. Peter, Understanding Small-Molecule Electro-oxidation on Palladium Based Compounds-A Feature on Experimental and Theoretical Approach, Dalton Trans (2018). In Press.

  30. Sudip Das and S. Balasubramanian, pH-Induced Rotation of Lidless Lipase LipA from Bacillus subtilis at Lipase–Detergent Interface(weblink)  , J. Phys. Chem. B 122, 4802 - 4812 (2018).

  31. V. Rajaji, K. Pal, S. C. Sarma, B. Joesph, S. C. Peter, U. V. Waghmare and C. Narayana, Pressure induced band inversion, electronic and structural phase transitions in InTe: A combined experimental and theoretical study, Phys. Rev. B (2018). In Press.

  32. V. Marakkatti, N. Arora, S. Rai, N. Arora and S. C. Peter, Understanding the Role of Atomic Ordering in the Crystal Structures of NixSny towards efficient Vapor Phase Furfural Hydrogenation, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (2018). In Press.

  33. Somnath Pal, Sharada Govinda, Manik Goyal, Soham Mukherjee, Banabir Pal, Rana Saha, A. Sundaresan, Somnath Jana, Olof Karis, John W. Freeland and D. D. Sarma, Effect of anti-site disorder on magnetism in La2NiMnO6, Phys. Rev. B 97, 165137 - 165143 (2018).

  34. Bharadwaj, S. and Meheboob Alam, Experimental study of buoyant exchange flow across a vertical vent: mixing and large-scale structures, (2018).

  35. Shubhajit Das and Swapan K Pati, Mechanistic Insights into Catalytic CO2 Hydrogenation using Mn(I)-complexes with Pendant Oxygen Ligands, Catalysis Science and Technology (2018). In Press.

  36. Syamantak Roy, Arkamita Bandyopadhyay, Mrinmay Das, Partha Pratim Ray, Swapan K. Pati and Tapas Kumar Maji, Redox-active and Semi-conducting Donor-Acceptor Conjugated Microporous Polymers as Metal-free ORR Catalysts, J. Mater. Chem. A 6, 5587 - 5591 (2018).

  37. Rongali, R. and Meheboob Alam, Asymptotic expansion and Pade approximants for gravity-driven  flow of a heated granular gas: Competition between inelasticity and forcing, up-to Burnett order, Physical Review E (2018).

  38. Subir K. Das, Sergei A. Egorov, Peter Virnau, David Winter and Kurt Binder, Do the contact angle and line tension of surface-attached droplets depend on the radius of curvature?, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 30, 255001 (2018).

  39. K. Rajasekhar, K. Mehta and T. Govindaraju, Hybrid Multifunctional Modulators Inhibit Multifaceted Aβ Toxicity and Prevent Mitochondrial Damage, ACS Chem. Neurosci. (2018). In Press.

  40. M. B. Avinash and T. Govindaraju, Architectonics: Design of Molecular Architecture for Functional Applications, Acc. Chem. Res. 51, 414 - 426 (2018).

  41. Y. V. Suseela, Nagarjun Narayanaswamy, Sumon Pratihar and T. Govindaraju, Far-red fluorescent probes for canonical and non- canonical nucleic acid structures: current progress and future implications  , Chem. Soc. Rev. 47, 1098 - 1131 (2018).

  42. C. Madhu, B. Roy, P. Makam and T. Govindaraju, Bicomponent β-sheet assembly of dipeptide-fluorophores of opposite polarity and sensitive detection of nitro-explosives  , Chem. Commun 54, 2280 - 2283 (2018).

  43. M. Pandeeswar, R. Shilpa, A. E. Kandjani, S. R Periasamy, Y. M.Sabri, C. Madhu, S. K. Bhargava, T. Govindaraju, SERS and fluorescence-based ultrasensitive detection of mercury in water, Biosens. Bioelectron. 100, 556 - 564 (2018).

  44. A. Singh, S. Roy, C. Das, D. Samanta and T. K. Maji, Metallophthalocyanine based redox active metal-organic conjugated microporous polymers for OER catalysis, Chem. Commun. (2018). In Press.

  45. Ananya Mishra, Divya B. Korlepara, Mohit Kumar , Ankit Jain , Narendra Jonnalagadda , Karteek K. Bejagam, Sundaram Balasubramanian and Subi J. George , Biomimetic temporal self-assembly via fuel-driven controlled supramolecular polymerization (weblink), Nature communications 1, (2018).

  46. S. Roy, A. Bandyopadhyay, M. Das, P. P. Ray, S. K. Pati and T. K. Maji, Redox-active and Semi-conducting Donor-Acceptor Conjugated Microporous Polymers as Metal-free ORR Catalysts, J. Mat. Chem. A (2018). In Press.

  47. V. M. Gaikward, S. Goyal, Y. Premakumar, A. Sundaresan, S. Chakraverty and A. K. Ganguli, Influence of Fe substitution on structural and magnetic features of BiMn2O5 nanostructures, J. Magn. Magn. Mater. 452, 120 - 128 (2018).

  48. Kim J-H et al, Report of the International Stem Cell Banking Initiative Workshop Activity: Current Hurdles and Progress in Seed-Stock Banking of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells, Stem Cells Translational Medicine 6, 1956 - 1962 (2018).

  49. K. Prasad, D. Samanta, R. Haldar and T. K. Maji,  Excitation Energy Transfer Supported Amplified Charge-Transfer Emission in an Anthracenedicarboxylate and Bipyridophenazine-Based Coordination Complex, Inorg. Chem. 57, 2953 - 2956 (2018).

  50. S. Bhattacharyya, A. Chakraborty, A. Hazra and T. K. Maji, Tetracarboxylate Linker-Based Flexible CuII Frameworks: Efficient Separation of CO2 from CO2/N2 and C2H2 from C2H2/C2H4 Mixtures, ACS Omega 3, 2018 - 2026 (2018).

  51. V. Rajaji, Utpal Dutta, P. C. Sreeparvathy, Saurav Ch. Sarma, Y. A. Sorb, B. Joseph, Subodha Sahoo, Sebastian C. Peter, V. Kanchana, Chandrabhas Narayana and , Structural, vibrational, and electrical properties of 1T−TiTe2 under hydrostatic pressure: Experiments and theory, Phys. Rev. B 97, 085107 - 085114 (2018).

  52. Phebe Kokila I, M. Kanagaraj, Sathish Kumar P, Sebastian C Peter, C Sekar, Helen Annal Therese and Helen Annal Therese, Structural, magnetic and magnetocaloric properties of EuMnO3 perovskite manganite: A comprehensive MCE study, Materials Research Express 5, 026107 (2018).

  53. Arkamita Bandyopadhyay, Dibyajyoti Ghosh and Swapan K Pati, Shining Light on New Generation Two Dimensional Materials in Computational Viewpoint, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. (2018). In Press.

  54. Ashley P. Black, Hajime Suzuki, Masanobu Higashi, Carlos Frontera, Clements Ritter, Chandan De, A. Sundaresan, Ruy Abe and Amparo Fuertes, New rare earth hafnium oxynitride and perovskites with photocatalytic activity in water oxidation and reduction, Chem. Commun. 54, 1525 - 1528 (2018).

  55. Premakumar Yanda, Somnath Ghara and A. Sundaresan, Spontaneous electric polarization in the B-site magnetic spinel GeCu2O4, Solid State Commun. 272, 53 - 56 (2018).

  56. V. Rajaji, Utpal Dutta, P. C. Sreeparvathy, Saurav Ch. Sarma, Y.A. Sorb, B. Joseph, Subodha Sahoo, Sebastian C.Peter, V. Kanchana and Chandrabhas Narayana, Structural, vibrational and electrical properties of 1T-TiTe2 under hydrostatic pressure: Experiments and Theory, Physical Review B 97, 085107 (2018).

  57. Saha S and Meheboob Alam, A hierarchial class of nonlinear rheological models for a dense granular fluid from kinetic theory, (2018).

  58. Meheboob Alam and Gupta R, Anomalous heat flux in granular Poiseuille flow is driven by anisotropic thermal conductivity, (2018).

  59. Ansari I H and Meheboob Alam, Phase diagrams of patterns and segregation in vertically vibrated binary granular mixtures, (2018).

  60. Reddy, M. H. L. and Meheboob Alam, Re-regularized moment equations  and the propagation of plane shock waves in granular gases, (2018).

  61. P. Kumar, J. Liu, Y. Hu, S. R. K. C. Yamijala, S. K Pati, J. Irudayaraj and G. Cheng, Alpha Lead oxide (α-PbO): A New 2D material with visible light sensitivity, Small (2018). In Press.

  62. Bradraj Pandey and Swapan K Pati, Quench dynamics of two-component dipolar fermions with and without disorder, Submitted, (2018).

  63. Rongali, R. and Meheboob Alam, Asymptotic expansion and Pade approximants for acceleration-driven Poiseuille flow of a rarefied gas: Bulk hydrodynamics and rheology, Physical Review E 98, 012115 (2018).

  64. Pralok K. Samanta and Swapan K. Pati, Theoretical Insights into the Excited State Properties of Room Temperature Phosphorescence Emitting N-Substituted Naphthalimides, Submitted, (2018).

  65. Shubhajit Das, Sukanta Mondal and Swapan K Pati, Mechanistic Insights into Hydrogen Activation by Frustrated N/Sn Lewis Pairs, Chem-Euro. J (2018). In Press.

  66. Bharadwaj, S, Vybhav G. R. and Meheboob Alam, Method to resolve low velocities in a PIV system and the properties of a turbulent jet, (2018).

  67. Soumyabrata Roy, Dundappa Mumbarradi, Ankit Jain, Subi J. George and Sebastian C. Peter, Crystal Engineering in Supramolecular Polyoxometalate Hybrids through pH Controlled in-situ Ligand Hydrolysis, Inorg. Chem 57, 590 - 601 (2018).

  68. S. Roy, D. Samanta, P. Kumar and T. K. Maji, Pure White Light Emission and Charge Transfer in Organogels of Symmetrical and Unsymmetrical π-Chromophoric Oligo-p- (phenyleneethynylene) Bola-amphiphiles, Chem. Commun. 54, 275 - 278 (2018).

  69. N. Mammen, L. Spanu, E. Tyo, B. Yang, A. Halder, S. Seifert, M. J. Pellin, S. Vajda and S. Narasimhan, Reversing Size-Dependent Trends in the Oxidation of Copper Clusters through Support Effects, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 16 - 22 (2018).

  70. Abhijit Sen, Soumyabrata Roy, Sebastian C. Peter, Arpita Paul, Umesh V. Waghmare and A. Sundaresan, Order-Disorder Structural Phase Transition and Magnetocaloric Effect in Organic-Inorganic Halide Hybrid (C2H5NH3)2CoCl4, J. Solid State Chem 258, 431 - 440 (2018).

  71. Saha, S., Gupta, R. and Meheboob Alam, Anisotropy and nonlinear rheology of a sheared dense gas-solid suspension: Part I. Theory and simulation for the ignited state, JFM (2018).

  72. Subhajit Paul and Subir K. Das, Dimension dependence of clustering dynamics in models of ballistic aggregation and freely cooling granular gas , Physical Review E 97, 032902 (2018).

  73. Gupta, R. and Meheboob Alam, Disentangling the role of athermal walls on the Knudsen paradox in molecular and granular gases, Physical Review E 97, 012912 (2018).

  74. Laxmi Shanker Rai, Rima Singha, Priya Brahma and Kaustuv Sanyal^, Epigenetic determinants of phenotypic plasticity in Candida albicans  , Fungal Biology Reviews 32, 10 - 19 (2018). ,

    ^corresponding author

  75. Ansari I H, Rivas N and Meheboob Alam, Phase-coexisting patterns, horizontal  segregation and controlled convection in vertically vibrated binary granular mixtures, Physical Review E 97, 012911 (2018).

  76. Mani, Prabu, Sheelam, Anjaiah, Das, Shubhajit, Wang, Guanxiong, Ramani, Vijay, Ramanujam, Kothandaraman, Pati, Swapan and Mandal, Sukhendu,  Cobalt-based Metal-Organic Framework for Oxygen Reduction Reaction, ACS Omega 3, 3830 - 3834 (2018). In Press.

  77. A. Bandyopadhyay, D. Ghosh and S. K. Pati, Structural and Magnetoelectronic Properties of Point Defects in MXenes from First Principles, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. (2018). In Press.

Research Units


Dean Offices &

Administrative Units


Academic Programmes


Information for Visitors


JNC Quick Links


Search Person

Jncasr News