Faculty Members

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778104
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Research Area

Fuel cell electro-catalysis, platinum-free catalysts for the cathodic reduction of oxygen in polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778092
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Research Area

Materials Chemistry - Metal organic frameworks, metal oxide clusters and nano composites for molecular separation, optical and conducting properties.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 8305
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Research Area

Ultrafast Vibrational and Electronic Spectroscopy, Quantum Coherences, Molecular Structure and Dynamics

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778253
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Research Area

Sustainable Organic Synthesis: Transition Metal-Based Organometallic Catalysis, Photocatalysis, Metal-Free Coupling Reactions

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778311
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Research Area

Molecular electronics, Bio-electronics, Quantum charge transport, Nano device fabrication & Low temperature experiments.

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778308
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Research Area

Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, Chemical Physics and Biological Physics: Statistical mechanics, Nonlinear dynamics

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - +91-4712778306
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Research Area

Biomaterials, Materials Chemistry, 2D Materials, Biodegradation of Nanomaterials, Nanotoxicology, Drug Delivery, Antimicrobial Coatings, Biomimetics

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778320
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Research Area

Inorganic, Coordination and Organometallic Chemistry,Bond Activation and Functionalization of Small Molecules (CO2, N2), Reversible Hydrogen Storage Using Metal Hydrides,Hydrogenation Reactions in Catalysis

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778337
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Research Area

Structurally Constrained Compounds, Lewis Superacids, Electromerism, Low-Valent Main Group Chemistry

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778249
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Research Area

Supramolecular Chemistry; Molecular Switches and Machines; Foldamer Chemistry

Assistant Professor Grade I
  +91 (0)471 - 2778244
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Research Area

New Catalytic Strategies in Organic Synthesis

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778076
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Research Area

Main Group Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778050
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Research Area

Developing new methods, Activation and functionalization of relatively unreactive C–H bonds, Asymmetric Catalysis, Synthesis of Natural Products

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778052
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Research Area

Macrocyclic systems, Bioinorganic Chemistry, Planar Aromatic and Antiaromatic systems, Porphyrin based Dye-Sensitized Solar cells (DSSC)

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778079
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Research Area

Theoretical Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778049
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Research Area

Asymmetric Total Synthesis Natural Product Molecules, Asymmetric Catalysis, and Medicinal Chemistry.

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778051
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Research Area

Asymmetric Catalysis and Cross-Coupling Reactions

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778074
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Research Area

Supramolecular chemistry with DNA, and Functional DNA nanotechnology

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778048
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Research Area

Inorganic Reaction Mechanisms, Catalysis, Bioinorganic Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778057
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Research Area

Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Associate Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778083
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Research Area

NMR spectroscopy, Structure biology, Neurodegenerative Diseases

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778040
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Research Area

Photochemistry & photophysics, Hybrid nanomaterials, Light-matter interactions at nanoscale, Raman Spectroscopy using nanomaterials, Organized surfaces

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778064
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Research Area

Medicinal Chemistry, Chemical Biology, Organic Synthesis, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Methodology Development, Crystal Engineering, Soft Materials

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778101
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Research Area

Physical Organic Chemistry, Biophysical Chemistry

Professor
  +91 (0)471 - 2778107
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Research Area

Biomass to liquid transportation fuel, Alkane metathesis, Cluster-Assembled Materials

Professor & Director
  +91 (0)471 - 2778001
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Research Area

(Physical Organic Chemistry)
Organic Photochemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Organic Materials and Mechanistic Organic Chemistry


Honorary, Adjunct, and Visiting Faculty

Adjunct Professor
  NIIST Trivandrum
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Research Area

Functional Organic Materials, Supramolecular Chemistry

Adjunct Professor
  IIT Bombay
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Research Area

Machine Learning

Honorary Professor
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Research Area

Photoresponsive Materials, Self-Assembly, Near Infrared Dyes

Visiting Professor
  University of Newcastle, Australia
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Research Area

Advanced Nanomaterials

Visiting Professor
  JNCASR, Bangalore
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Research Area

Theoretical Chemistry


Faculty Fellow

DST Women Scientist
  +91 (0)471 - 2778155
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Research Area

Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy, Quantum dots, Fluorescence spectrosocpy

Pool Scientist, CSIR
  +91 (0)471 - 2778155
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Research Area

Organic Synthesis, Organic Mol-electronics

Ramanujan Faculty
  +91 (0)471 - 2778337
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Research Area

Colloidal synthesis (semiconductor, intermetallics), bulk single-crystal materials, Surface studies under photocatalytic and electrocatalytic conditions, Coupled/paired electrolysis

Ramanujan Fellowship
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Research Area

Chiral Inorganic and Bio materials, Chiral Assemblies, Fluorescence Spectroscopy, nanomaterials


Former Faculty Members

Former Director
  Professor, IISc Bangalore
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Research Area

Applied Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Former Professor
  IACS, Kolkata
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Research Area

computational chemistry of molecules, materials and aggregates