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Staff

Dr. Pratheesh V. Nair

Research Staff

Research/Professional Experience

  • Research Staff : Advanced Molecular Materials Research Centre (AMMRC), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam April 2022 -Till date
  • Technical Officer : Travancore Organic and Fertilizer Company (TOFCO), Kottayam, August 2018 – March 2022
  • Research Associate: University College Dublin , Ireland, August 2017 – July 2018
  • Research Associate: Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan, October 2013-September 2015
  • Research Associate: Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, (JNCASR), Bangalore, December 2012-October 2013.
  • Research Visitor: Radiation Laboratory, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA, September 2012 -November 2012.
  • Research Fellow : Photosciences and Photonics Group, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), CSIR, India, November 2005- August 2012.

Research Areas

  • Synthesis and characterization of various metal and semiconductor nanostructures.
  • Synthesis of multiblock semiconductor heterostructures and study of charge carrier dynamics in Organic – Inorganic hybrid nanostructures.
  • Design and fabrication of photovoltaic devices with enhanced light conversion efficiency using cadmium free quantum dots (e.g., III-V QDs / ternary QDs like CuInS)
  • Mechanism of the Photoreduction of Carbon Dioxide Catalyzed by the Benchmarking Rhenium based organometallic Complexes

Contact : +91- 9961244376 (Mobile)

Email : drpratheeshvnair@mgu.ac.in

Dr. Geethy P Gopalan

Technical Assistant

Research/Professional Experience

  • Technical Assistant: Advanced Molecular Materials Research Centre (AMMRC), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam November 2022 – Till date
  • Technical Assistant: Institute for Integrated Programmes in Basic Sciences (IIRBS), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam April 2022 -October2022
  • Technical Assistant: Advanced Molecular Materials Research Centre (AMMRC), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam February 2021-February 2022
  • Analytical Instrument Technician: School of Chemical Sciences (SCS), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam October 2019-April 2020
  • Research Fellow: School of Chemical Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam March 2011-March 2019

Areas of Interest

  • Synthesis and Characterization of Chitosan nanoparticles and their Composites
  • Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles using Low temperature
  • Synthesis of Thermoresponsive copolymers using Maleic Anhydride
  • Design and synthesis of Organic -Polymer Hybrid Materials using Sol-Gel
  • Hybrid materials, Copolymer Synthesis, Polymer Composites, Nanomaterials Synthesis

Contact: +91 9447108413, +91 9995322589

Email: g.geethy@gmail.com