Ph. D. Students
Prof. Biju V. Pillai
Designation: Professor, Research Institute for
Electronic Science, Hokkaido University, Japan
Thesis: Photoinduced Electron Transfer Processes in Fullerene-Aniline and Fullerene- Heteroaromatic Dyads
Dr. Binil I. Ipe
Prof. Yoosaf K.
Designation: Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin, India
Thesis: Supramolecular Organization of Metal Nanoparticles in Solution and of Phenyleneethynelenes on Surfaces
Dr. Vinayakan R.
Dr. Jino George
Dr. Jatish Kumar
Designation: Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Tirupati, India
Thesis: Anisotropic Nanostructures and Their Applications in Surface Enhanced Spectroscopy
Dr. Anoop Thomas
Designation: Assistant Professor, IPC Department
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Thesis: Light Matter Interactions in Chromophore Bound Metal and Semiconductor Nanoparticles: From Strong Coupling to Electron Transfer
Dr. Sabnam Kar
Dr. Sujith M.
Designation: Postdoctoral Fellow, Institut de Science et d'ingenierie Supramoleculaires (ISIS), University of Strasbourg, France
Thesis: Chiroptical Properties in Molecules and Nanomaterials: From Ligand-Induced to Exciton-Coupled Chirality
Dr. Zeena S. Pillai
Designation: Associate Professor, Chemistry,
School of Arts and Science Amirtapuri Kerala, India
Thesis: Synthesis and Photophysical Studies of Some Switchable Hemicyanine Systems
Dr. Sudeep P. K.
Designation: Cabot Microelectronics, Chicago, USA
Thesis: Optical Investigations on the Clusters of Functionalized Fullerenes, Gold Nanospheres and Nanorods
Dr. Shibu Joseph S. T.
Designation: Assistant Professor, Fatima mata National College, Kerala, India
Thesis: Plasmon Coupling in Gold Nanorods
Dr. Pramod Pillai
Designation: Associate Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Pune, India
Thesis: Optical Properties of Nanoparticle Decorated Gold Nanorods and Carbon Nanotubes
Dr. A. R. Ramesh
Dr. Pratheesh V. Nair
Designation: Research staff, Advanced Molecular Materials Research Centre (AMMRC), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, India
Thesis: Synthesis and photophysical properties of II-VI semiconductor nanostructures
Dr. Shanthil M.
Dr. Subila K. B.
Designation: Assistant Professor, School of Chemical Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India
Thesis: Crystal Structure Dependent Properties of Quantum Dots and Charge Transfer Interactions in Heterojunction Nanorods
Dr. Reshmi Thomas
Designation: Development Editor - ACS Publication
Thesis: Plasmonically Active Nanoassemblies: Modulation of Electric Field and Hybridization
(jointly with the guidance of Dr. R. S . Swathi)
Dr. Sandeep K.
Designation: Assistant Professor, Government Victoria College, Palakkad, India
Thesis: Modulation of Charge Transfer and Photoluminescence of CdSe Quantum Dots by Surface Engineering
Dr. Elizabeth Mariam Thomas
Dr. Reshma Mathew
Designation: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Thesis: Ultrafast Structural Dynamics during Excited-State Proton Transfer: A Nonlinear Spectroscopic Perspective
BS-MS (2010 Batch)
Dr. Saranya P. S.
BS-MS (2008 Batch)
Designation: Post-doctoral Researcher
Laboratory for fundamental BioPhotonics (LBP), School of Engineering - Institute of BioengineeringEPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland