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Amitabh Joshi Anuranjan Anand Balasubramanian Sundaram C. P. Rajendran C.N.R Rao 
C.N.R Rao Chandrabhas Narayana Diwakar S. Venkatesan Eswaramoorthy MG.U. Kulkarni 
Ganesh Subramanian Govindaraju T H Ila Hemalatha Balaram James P. Clement Chelliah 
Jayanta Haldar K. B. Sinha K.S. Narayan Kanishka Biswas Kaustuv Sanyal 
Kavita Jain Krishnan V.Kundu Tapas K.M. R. S. Rao Maneesha Inamdar 
Meheboob Alam Meher K. Prakash Namita Surolia Narasimha Roddam Premkumar Senguttuvan 
Rajesh Ganapathy Ranjan Datta Ranjani Viswanatha Ravi Manjithaya S. N. Bhat 
Santosh Ansumali Santosh Ansumali Sarit S. Agasti Sebastian C Peter Sheeba Vasu 
Shivaprasad S. M.Shobhana Narasimhan Sreenivas K. R.Sridhar Rajaram Srikanth Sastry 
Subi Jacob George Subir K. Das Sundaresan A.Swapan Pati Tapas Kumar Maji 
Udaykumar Ranga Umesh V. Waghmare Valdiya K. S.Vidhyadhiraja N. S.Vidya T. N. C. 


  1. Dheeraj Kumar Singh, RN Jenjeti , S Sampath and M Eswaramoorthy , Two in one: N-doped tubular carbon nanostructure as an efficient metal-free dual electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution and oxygen reduction reactions, J. Mater. Chem.A 5, 6025 - 6031 (2017).

  2. A Chakraborty , S Roy , M Eswaramoorthy and T. K Maji , Flexible MOF-aminoclay nanocomposites showing tunable stepwise/gated sorption for C2H2, CO2 and separation for CO2/N-2 and CO2/CH4, J. Mater. Chem.A 5, 8423 - 8430 (2017).

  3. K. P Sonu , B.V.V.S Pavan Kumar , Subi J George and M Eswaramoorthy , Simple and Facile Approach To Create Charge Reversible Pores via Hydrophobic Anchoring of Ionic Amphiphiles, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 9, 9136 - 9142 (2017).

  4. A. Chakraborty, A. Achari, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. K. Maji, MOF-aminoclay composites for superior CO2 capture, separation and enhanced catalytic activity in chemical fixation of CO2, Chem. Commun. 11378 (2016).

  5. B. Narayanamoorthy, S. Balaji, S. Pasupathi, M. Eswaramoorthy and II-Shik Moon, Enhanced Intrinsic Activity and Stability of Au–Rh Bimetallic Nanostructures as a Supportless Cathode Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction in Alkaline Fuel Cells, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 4, 6480 - 6490 (2016).

  6. A. Achari and M. Eswaramoorthy, Casting molecular channels through domain formation: high performance graphene oxide membranes for H2/CO2 separation , J. Mater. Chem.A 4, 7560 - 7564 (2016).

  7. Sisir Maity and M. Eswaramoorthy, Nickel-Palladium Bimetallic Catalysts for the Direct Synthesis of H2O2 - Unusual Enhancement of Pd Activity in Presence of Nickel, J. Mater. Chem.A 4, 3233 - 3237 (2016).

  8. A. Achari, S. Sahana and M. Eswaramoorthy, High performance MoS2 membranes: effects of thermally driven phase transition on CO2 separation efficiency, Energy & Environmental Science 9, 1224 - 1228 (2016).

  9. Dheeraj Kumar Singh, SaiKrishna K, S. Harish , S. Sampath and M. Eswaramoorthy , No More HF: Teflon Assisted Ultrafast Removal of Silica to Generate High Surface Area Mesostructured Carbon for Enhanced CO2 Capture and Supercapacitor Performance , Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 55, 2032 - 2036 (2016).

  10. A. Jain, A. Achari, M. Eswaramoorthy and Subi J George, Light Induced in-situ post-modification of clay-chromophore hybrids for multiple white light emissions, J. Mater. Chem. C (2015).

  11. Piyush Chaturbedy, Manoj Kumar, K. Salikolimi, Sadhan Das, H. S. Sarmistha , S. Chatterjee, B. S. Suma, Tapas K Kundu and M. Eswaramoorthy, Shape-Directed Compartmentalized Delivery of a Nanoparticle-Conjugated Small-Molecule Activator of an Epigenetic Enzyme in the Brain , Journal of Controlled Release 217, 151 - 159 (2015).

  12. A. Jain, A. Achari, N. Mothi, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. J. George, Shining the Light on Clay-Chromophore Hybrids: Layered Templates for Accelerated Ring Closure Photo-Oxidation , Chemical Science 6, 6334 - 6340 (2015).

  13. K. Jayaramulu, K.K.R.Datta, Konda Shiva, A.J. Bhattacharyya, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. K. Maji, Controlled synthesis of tuneable nanoporous carbons for gas storage and supercapacitor application, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 206, 127 - 135 (2015).

  14. Dheeraj Kumar Singh, B.V.V.S Pavan Kumar and Eswaramoorthy. M, Reversible control of pore size and surface chemistry of mesoporous silica through dynamic covalent chemistry: philicity mediated catalysis , Nanoscale 7, 13358 - 13362 (2015).

  15. B. Narayanamoorthy , K. K. R. Datta, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. Balaji, Highly Active and Stable Pt3Rh Nanoclusters as Supportless Electrocatalyst for Methanol Oxidation in Direct Methanol Fuel Cells , ACS Catalysis 4, 3621 - 3629 (2014).

  16. B. Narayanamoorthy , B.V.V.S. Pavan Kumar, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. Balaji, Oxygen reduction reaction catalyzed by platinum nanonetwork prepared by template free one step synthesis for polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, Mater. Res. Bull. 55, 137 - 145 (2014).

  17. B. V. V. S. Pavan Kumar, K. Venkata Rao, S. Sampath, S. J. George and M. Eswaramoorthy, Supramolecular Gating of Ion Transport in Nanochannels, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 126, 13289 - 13293 (2014).

  18. B. V. V. S. Pavan Kumar, Krishnachary Salikolimi and M. Eswaramoorthy, Glucose- and pH-Responsive Charge-Reversal Surfaces, Langmuir 30, 4540 - 4544 (2014).

  19. B. V. V. S. Pavan Kumar, K. V. Rao, T. Soumya, S. J. George and M. Eswaramoorthy, Adaptive Pores: Charge Transfer Modules as Supramolecular Handles for Reversible Pore Engineering of Mesoporous Silica , J. Am. Chem. Soc. 135, 10902 - 10905 (2013).

  20. A. Sravanth Kumar, K. K. R. Datta, T. Srinivasa Rao, K. V. Raghavan, M. Eswaramoorthy and B. V. Subba Reddy, Aminoclay-Supported Copper Nanoparticles for 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition of Azides with Alkynes via Click Chemistry , J. Nanosci and Nanotech 13, 3136 - 3141 (2013).

  21. S. Chatterjee, P. Mizar, R. Cassel, R. Neidl, B. R. Selvi, D.V Mohankrishna, B. Vedamurthy, A. Schneider, O. Bousiges, C. Mathis, J.C. Cassel, M. Eswaramoorthy, T. K. Kundu and A. L. Boutillier, A novel activator of CBP/p300 acetyltransferases promotes neurogenesis and extends memory duration in adult mice, J. Neuro Science 33, 10698 - 10712 (2013).

  22. A. Achari, K. K. R. Datta, M. De, V. P. Dravid and M. Eswaramoorthy, Amphiphilic aminoclay-RGO hybrids: A simple strategy to disperse high concentration of RGO in water , Nanoscale 5, 5316 - 5320 (2013).

  23. K. K. R. Datta, A. Amrit and M. Eswaramoorthy, Aminoclay: A Functional Layered Material with Multifaceted Applications (Review), J. Mater. Chem.A 1, 6707 - 6718 (2013).

  24. K. Jayaramulu, K. SaiKrishna, S. J. George, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. K. Maji, Shape Assisted Fabrication of Fluorescent Cages of Squarate based Metal-Organic Coordination Frameworks, Chem. Commun. (2013).

  25. K. V. Rao, K. K. R. Datta, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. J. George, Highly pure Solid-State White-Light Emission from Solution Processable Soft-Hybrids, Adv. Mat. 12, 1713 - 1718 (2013).

  26. C. Piyush, S. Chatterjee, R. B. Selvi, A. Bhat, M. V. Kavitha, V. Tiwari, A. B. Patel, T. K. Kundu, T. K. Maji and M. Eswaramoorthy, Multifunctional carbon nanospheres with magnetic and luminescent probes: Probable brain theranostic agents , J. Mater. Chem. B 1, 939 - 945 (2013).

  27. B. R. Selvi, S. Chatterjee, R. Modak, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. K. Kundu, A Chapter on "Histone acetylation as a therapeutic target", Epigenetics: Development and Disease (Springer Science) (2012).

  28. K. Sai Krishna, B. V. V. S. Pavan Kumar and M. Eswaramoorthy, Shaping up: spontaneous formation of ordered mesoscopic salt bowls , RSC Advances 2, 5947 - 5949 (2012).

  29. B. R. Selvi, S. Chatterjee, D. Jagadeesan, C. Piyush, B. S. Suma, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. K. Kundu, ATP driven clathrin dependent entry of carbon nanospheres prefer cells with glucose receptors, J. Nanobiotechnology (2012).

  30. B. Narayanamoorthy, K. K. R. Datta, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. Balaji, Improved oxygen reduction reaction catalyzed by Pt/clay/Nafion nanocomposite for PEM fuel cells, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2012).

  31. K. Jayaramulu, K. K. R. Datta, M. V. Suresh, G. Kumari, R. Datta, C. Narayana, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. K. Maji, Honeycomb porous framework of Zn(II): Effective host for palladium nanoparticles for efficient three component coupling and selective gas storage, ChemPlusChem 77, 743 - 747 (2012).

  32. A. Sravanth Kumar, K. K. R. Datta, T. Srinivasa Rao, K. V. Raghavan, M. Eswaramoorthy and B. V. Subba Reddy, Pd-aminoclay nanocomposite as an efficient recyclable catalyst for hydrogenation and Suzuki cross coupling reactions , J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 12, 2000 - 2007 (2012).

  33. S. M. Reddy, K. K. R. Datta, C. Sreelakshmi, M. Eswaramoorthy and B. V. Subba Reddy, Honey Mediated Green Synthesis of Pd Nanoparticles for Suzuki Coupling and Hydrogenation of Conjugated Olefins, Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett. 4, 420 - 425 (2012).

  34. K. V. Rao, K. K. R. Datta, M. Eswaramoorthy and Subi J George, Light-Harvesting Hybrid Assemblies (Concept Article), Chem. Eur. J 18, 2184 - 2194 (2012).

  35. B. V. V. S. Pavan Kumar, K. K. R. Datta and M. Eswaramoorthy, Tuning the Nitrogen Content and Porosity of Nanostructured Carbon Nitride Using Aminoclay as a Reactive Template, Chemistry Letters 40, 1154 (2011).

  36. K. Sai Krishna, B. V. V. S. Pavan Kumar and M. Eswaramoorthy, Nanopillared arrays of amorphous carbon nitride, Chem Phys Lett. 511, 87 - 90 (2011).

  37. K. K. R. Datta, D. Jagadeesan, C. Kulkarni, A. Kamath, R. Datta and M. Eswaramoorthy, Observation of Pore-switching Behaviour in Porous Layered Carbon through Mesoscale Order-Disorder Transformation, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 50, 3929 - 3933 (2011).

  38. Nitesh Kumar, Dinesh Jagadeesan, Premlal Pillai, Melby Chacko, M. Eswaramoorthy and A. Sundaresan, Ferromagnetism in Thin-Walled Hollow Spheres of Non-Magnetic Inorganic Materials, Chem Phys Lett. 504, 189 - 192 (2011).

  39. J. Dinesh and M. Eswaramoorthy, A Chapter on 'Nanomaterials for therapeutic drug delivery', CRC Handbook on Nanobiomaterials(Tailor & Francis publishers) (2011).

  40. K. V. Rao, K. K. R. Datta, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. J. George, Light-Harvesting Hybrid Hydrogels: Energy Transfer Induced  Amplified Fluorescence in Non-Covalently Assembled  Chromophore-Organoclay Composites, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 50, 1179 - 1184 (2011).

  41. C. Piyush, J. Dinesh and M. Eswaramoorthy, pH sensitive breathing of clay within the polyelectrolyte matrix, ACS Nano 4, 5921 - 5929 (2010).

  42. K. Sai Krishna, C. S. S. Sandeep, Reji Philip and M. Eswaramoorthy, Mixing does the magic: A rapid synthesis of high surface area noble metal nanosponges showing broadband nonlinear optical response, ACS Nano 4, 2681 - 2688 (2010).

  43. K. Saikrishna, G. Vivekanadan, D. Ravinder and M. Eswaramoorthy, ZnO: A versatile template to obtain unusual morphologies of silica, gold and carbon nanostructures, Chem. Commun. 46, 2989 - 2991 (2010).

  44. K. K. R. Datta, C. Kulkarni and M. Eswaramoorthy, Aminoclay: A Permselective Matrix to Stabilize Copper Nanoparticles, Chem. Commun. 46, 616 - 618 (2010).

  45. J. Dinesh and M. Eswaramoorthy, Functionalized Carbon Nanomaterials Derived from Carbohydrates (focus review), Chemistry-An Asian Journal 5, 232 - 243 (2010).

  46. K. Raidongia, K. P. S. S. Hembram, U. V. Waghmare, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao,   Synthesis, structure and properties of mesoporous B/C/N microspheres, ZAAC 636, 30 - 35 (2010).

  47. K. Saikrishna and M. Eswaramoorthy,  A Chapter on 'Nanorings', CRC Handbook of Nanophysics- Nanotubes and Nanowires(Tailor & Francis group) (2010).

  48. G. Johnsy, K. K. R. Datta, S. Vallayil, S. Shanmugam, B. Amarinder and M. Eswaramoorthy, Aminoclay: A designer filler for the synthesis of highly ductile  polymer-nanocomposite film, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 1, 2796 - 2803 (2009).

  49. J. Dinesh, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao, Investigations of the Conversion of Inorganic Carbonates to Methane, ChemSusChem 9, 878 (2009).

  50. Kalyan Raidongia and M. Eswaramoorthy, Synthesis and characterization of metal oxide nanorod brushes, Bull. Mater. Sci. 31, 87 - 92 (2008).

  51. Kalyan Raidongia, Dinesh Jagadeesan, Mousumi Upadhyay-Kahaly, U. V. Waghmare, Swapan. K. Pati, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao, Synthesis, structure and properties of homogeneous BC4N nanotubes, J. Mat. Chem. 18, 83 - 90 (2008).

  52. K. K. R. Datta, B. Srinivasan, H. Balaram and M. Eswaramoorthy, Synthesis of agarose-metal/semiconductor nanoparticles having superior bacteriocidal activity and their simple conversion to metal-carbon composites, J. Chem. Sci. 120, 579 - 586 (2008).

  53. Suchetan Pal, Dinesh Jagadeesan, K. L. Gurunatha, M. Eswaramoorthy and T. Maji, Construction of bi-functional inorganic-organic hybrid nanocomposites, J. Mater. Chem. 18, 5448 - 5451 (2008).

  54. P. Raveendran, M. Eswaramoorthy, U. Bindu, M. Chatterjee, Y. Hakuta, H. Kawanami and F. Mizukami, Template-free formation of meso-structured anatase TiO2 with spherical morphology, J. Phys. Chem. C 112, 20007 - 20011 (2008).

  55. B. Ruthrotha Selvi, Dinesh Jagadeesan, G. Nagashankar, B. S. Suma, M. Arif, K. Balasubramanyam, M. Eswaramoorthy and Tapas K. Kundu, Intrinsically fluorescent carbon nanospheres as a nuclear targeting vector: Delivery of membrane impermeable molecule to modulate gene expression in vivo, Nano Lett. 8, 3182 - 3188 (2008).

  56. Dinesh Jagadeesan, Uzma Mansoori, Pranab Mandal, Athinarayanan Sundaresan and Muthusamy Eswaramoorthy, Hollow Spheres to Nanocups: Tuning the Morphology and Magnetic Properties of Single Crystalline α Fe2O3 Nanostructures, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 47, 7685 - 7688 (2008).

  57. Dinesh Jagadeesan, C. Deepak, Kavitha Siva, Maneesha Inamdar and Muthusamy Eswaramoorthy, Carbon spheres assisted synthesis of porous bioactive glass containing hydroxycarbonate apatite nanocrystals: A material with high invitro bioactivity, J. Phys. Chem. C. 112, 7379 - 7384 (2008).

  58. Milan Kanti Naskar and M. Eswaramoorthy, Significant improvement in the pore properties of SBA-15 brought about by carboxylic acids and hydrothermal treatment, J. Chem. Sci. 120, 181 - 186 (2008).

  59. K. Sai Krishna, Uzma Mansoori, N. R. Selvi and M. Eswaramoorthy, Form Emerges from Formless Entities: Temperature-Induced Self-Assembly and Growth of ZnO Nanoparticles into Zeptoliter Bowls and Troughs, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 46, 5962 - 5965 (2007).

  60. Farid Khan, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao, Macroporous silver monoliths using a simple surfactant, Solid State Sciences 9, 27 - 31 (2007).

  61. K. K. R. Datta, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao, Water-solubilized aminoclay-metal nanoparticle composites and their novel properties, J. Mater. Chem. 17, 613 - 615 (2007).

  62. J. Dinesh, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao, Use of Amorphous Carbon Nanotube Brushes as Templates to Fabricate GaN Nanotube Brushes and Related Materials, J. Phys. Chem. C. 111, 510 - 513 (2007).

  63. K. Sai krishna and M. Eswaramoorthy, Novel synthesis of carbon nanorings and their characterization, Chem Phys Lett. 433, 327 - 330 (2007).

  64. B. Lebeau, J. Brendle, C. Marichal, A. J. Patil, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. Mann, One-Step Synthesis and Solvent-Induced Exfoliation of Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Phyllosilicate-Like Materials, J. Nanosci and Nanotech 6, 352 - 359 (2006).

  65. Annu Thomas, B. Premlal and M. Eswaramoorthy, Synthesis of mesoporous Zn-Al spinel oxide nanorods with membrane like morphology, Mater. Res. Bull. 41, 1008 - 1014 (2006).

  66. A. Patil, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. Mann, Fabrication of functional protein-organoclay nanocomposites by biomolecule-induced assembly of exfoliated aminopropyl-functionalized magnesium phyllosilicates, J. Mater. Chem. 15, 3838 - 3843 (2005).

  67. A. Patil, M. Eswaramoorthy and S. Mann, Synthesis and Self-assembly of Organoclay Wrapped Biomolecules (Selected as one of the Hot Papers of this issue by the Editors.), Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 43, 4928 - 4933 (2004).

  68. A. Patil, M. Eswaramoorthy, A. M. Seddon and S. Mann, Higher-Order Synthesis of Organoclay Pipes using Self-Assembled Lipid Templates, Adv. Mat. 15, 1816 - 1819 (2003).

  69. M. Eswaramoorthy, D. Walsh and S. Mann, Morphogenesis of Organoclay Microspheres with Sponge-like or Hollow Interiors, Adv. Mat. 14, 969 - 972 (2002).

  70. S. Niwa, M. Eswaramoorthy, J. Nair, A. Raj, N. Itoh, H. Shoji, T. Namba and F. Mizukami, A One-Step Conversion of Benzene to Phenol with a Palladium Membrane, Science 295, 105 - 107 (2002).

  71. G. Gundiah, M.Eswaramoorthy, S. Neeraj, S. Natarajan and C. N. R. Rao, Synthesis and characterisation of submicron-sized mesoporous aluminosilicate spheres, Proc. Indian Acad. Sci. (Chem. Sci.) 113, 227 - 234 (2001).

  72. M. Eswaramoorthy, S. Niwa, M.Toba, H. Shimada, A. Raj and F. Mizukami, The conversion of methane with silica-supported platinum catalysts: The effect of catalyst preparation method and platinum particle size, Catalysis Letters 71, 55 - 61 (2001).

  73. Govindaraj, Manashi Nath and M. Eswaramoorthy, Studies of C60 and C70 incorporated in cubic mesoporous silica (MCM-48), Chem Phys Lett. 317, 35 - 39 (2000).

  74. M. Eswaramoorthy, Rahul Sen and C. N. R. Rao, A study of micropores in single-walled carbon nanotubes by the adsorption of gases and vapours, Chem Phys Lett. 34, 207 - 210 (1999).

  75. M. Eswaramoorthy, S. Neeraj and C. N. R. Rao, Synthesis of hexagonal microporous silica and aluminophosphate by supramolecular templating of a short chain amine, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 28, 205 - 210 (1999).

  76. M. Eswaramoorthy, Neeraj and C. N. R. Rao, High catalytic Efficiency of transition metal complexes encapsulated in a cubic mesoporous phase, Chem. Commun. 615 - 616 (1998).

  77. S. Natarajan, M. Eswaramoorthy, A. K. Cheetham and C. N. R. Rao, A three dimensional open framework tin (II) phosphate exhibiting reversible dehydration and ion exchange properties, Chem. Commun. 1561 - 1562 (1998).

  78. Neeraj, M. Eswaramoorthy and C. N. R. Rao, Mesoporous silicophosphates, Mater. Res.Bull. 33, 1549 - 1554 (1998).

  79. Neeraj and M. Eswaramoorthy, Mesoporous alumina, Proc. Indian Acad.Sci.(Chem. Sci.) 10, 1 - 7 (1998).

  80. N. John Jebarathinam, M. Eswaramoorthy and V. Krishnasamy, Hydrogenation of nitrobenzene over copper containing spinels, Studies in Surface Science and Catalysis 113, 1039 - 1043 (1998).

  81. M. Eswaramoorthy, N. John Jebarathinam, N. Ulagappan and V. Krishnasamy, Chromium substituted AlPO-11: synthesis, characterization and its applications in oxidation reactions, Catalysis Lett. 38, 255 - 259 (1996).

  82. N. John Jebarathinam, M. Eswaramoorthy and V. Krishnasamy, Non oxidative and oxidative dehydrogenation of ethylbenzene over Zn-Fe-Cr ternary spinel system, Applied Catalysis A: General 145, 55 - 74 (1996).

  83. N. John Jebarathinam, M. Eswaramoorthy and V. Krishnasamy, Effect of substitution of Fe3+ in CuCr2O4 matrix for the hydrogenation of nitrobenzene, Reaction Kinetics and Catalysis Lett. 58, 291 - 298 (1996).

  84. N. John Jebarathinam, M. Eswaramoorthy and V. Krishnasamy, Dehydrogenation of ethylbenzene over spinel oxides, Bull. Chem.Soc. Jpn. 67, 1 - 5 (1994).

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