Sambandam Anandan

National Institute of Technology, India

Dr. Sambandam Anandan Associate Professor Nanomaterials & Solar Energy Conversion Lab Department of Chemistry National Institute of Technology Trichy 620 015, INDIA Phone: 91-431-2503639 ; Fax: 91-431-2500133 E - Mail: sanand99@yahoo.com; sanand@nitt.edu Date of Birth: 2nd June, 1972 Ph.D., University of Madras, India, 2002 Visiting Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Nagoya, Japan April 2004 – Mar 2005; Visiting Academic, School of Chemistry, University of Melbourne, Australia, May - August 2008, Visiting Acadmic, Department of Environmental Engineering & Science, Feng Chia University, Taiwan, May-July 2009 & May-July 2010. Awards/Honors ? Department of Science & Technology (INDIA) award for participation in the meeting of NOBEL LAUREATES AND STUDENTS in CHEMISTRY for the year 2006 be held at LINDAU, GERMANY from June 25-30. ? Best Biographical Profile for the year 2007 published in the 25th Silver Anniversary Edition by Marquis Who’s Who in the World. ? Editorial Board member for the Journal “International Journal of Applied Biology and Pharmaceutical Technology. ? Hiyoshi Young Leaf Award - 2009 of Hiyoshi Corporation Japan for Outstanding contribution to applied study for Environmental Conservation and Protection. ? National Institute of Technology - Best Teacher Awardee –for the year 2010 ? Chemical Research Society of India – Best Teacher Awardee – for the year 2011 Research Publications More than 80 research publications in international journals and trained 3 Ph.D. students. (6 under training) Research Area ? Sonochemical synthesis of nanoparticles ? Electrochemcial and fluorescence Sensors; Dye-sensitized solar cells; Organic polymer solar cells ? Synthesis and Characterization of nanophotocatalysts for the study of decomposition of inorganic and organic pollutants. ? Generation of Hydrogen fuel using semiconductor nanoparticles.

Biography Updated on 21 May 2012

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