Profile of Dr. Sivasubramanian

Professional Brief

 

Academic Profile

PhD in Electrochemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
M.Sc. in Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamil Nadu, India
B.Sc. in Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamil Nadu, India

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor-chemistry, Electrochemical sensors and energy materials lab, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore
Assistant Professor-chemistry, Nanotech Research Facility, PSG Institute of Advanced Studies, Coimbatore
PhD in Electrochemistry Dissertation, Title:“Electrochemical Synthesis and Applications of Metallic Nanoparticles” Supervisor: Prof. M.V. Sangaranarayanan, IITM, India
Project Associate in Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Project title: "A homogeneous redox catalytic process for the paired synthesis of L-Cysteine and L-Cysteic acid from L-Cystine". Supervisor: Dr. Anbu Kulandainathan, CECRI Karaikudi, India.
Synthetic Organic Chemists, Piramal Health Care Pvt Ltd, Chennai, India.

Academic Achievements

Overall Proficiency award in M. Sc chemistry
CSIR- Lectureship, India.
254th all India rank in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering, India.
Best faculty of the year award

Teaching

  • Handling physical / organic chemistry theory / laboratory courses for graduate students.

Area of Interest

  • Electrodeposition
  • Electrochemical sensors
  • Electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction
  • Supercapacitors
  • Fuel cells
  • Batteries

Honors, Awards & Grants

Overall proficiency in M. Sc Chemistry
2006 - 2008
Recipient of Best outgoing student award- 2007 among the students of M.Sc. Materials Science.
2007
Qualified GATE-2007 with All India ranking of 60 conducted by Indian institute of Technology – Kanpur.
2007
MHRD sponsored Institute fellowship for Ph.D programme, IIT Kharagpur
2007
Qualified GATE
2010
Qualified CSIR-LS
2010
Recipient of institute assistantship provided by IIT Kharagpur for attending 140th Annual Meeting-TMS 2011 International conference at San Diego, California, USA.
2011
Awarded First prize in poster presentation at 2nd Research Scholars Day’, IIT Kharagpur.

Sponsored Research Projects

S. No Title of the project Funding agency and year of sanction Budget Lakhs Duration
and status
1 Development of a Novel Biosensing Platform based on in-situ Spectroelectrochemical Approach for Selective Detection of Dopamine using Metal@Metal Oxide Core-Shell Nanoparticles. Department of Science and Technology (DST) Government of India. 25.01 2016-2019
(Ongoing)
2 Multifunctional complex oxide nanostructures of titanium and iron for diverse application. UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research 8.0 2017-2020
(Ongoing)

Publications

Articles in Reviewed Journal
A homogeneous redox catalytic process for the paired synthesis of L-Cysteine and L-Cysteic acid from LCystine
Sivasubramanian, K. Firoz babu, M. Noel M. Anbu Kulandainathan
Electrochim | 2011 | Acta 56 (2011) 9787
Detection of lead ions in picomolar concentration range using underpotential deposition on silver nanoparticles-deposited glassy carbon electrodes
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Talanta | 2011 | 85 (2011) 2142
Boric acid assisted electrosynthesis of hierarchical three-dimensional cobalt dendrites and microspheres
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Mater. Chem. Phys. | 2012 | 136 (2012) 448
Electrodeposition of silver nanostructures: From polygons to dendrites
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
CrystEngComm | 2013 | 15 (2013) 2052
Conducting polymers-based electrochemical supercapacitors-progress and prospects
Sivasubramanian, R. Ramya, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Electrochim.Acta | 2013 | 101 (2013) 109
Electrochemical sensing of nitrite ion using tin- submicroparticles modified glassy carbon electrode
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangarnarayanan
Electroanalysis | 2014 | 26 (2014) 2358
A facile formation of silver dendrites on indium tin oxide surfaces via electrodeposition for amperometric sensing of hydrazine
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Sens and Actuators B | 2015 | 213 (2015) 92

Conference Publication
‘Paired electrochemical synthesis of L-Cysteine and L-Cysteic acid’
Sivasubramanian, Anbu kulandainathan
15th National Convention of Electrochemist (NCE-15) held at Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore | 2010 | February 18 - 19
Electrochemical Detection of Lead ions using the Concept of Underpotential Deposition on silver nanoparticle modified glassy carbon electrode
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
17th National Convention of Electrochemists (NCE-17) held at B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai | 2012 | September 14 - 15
Electrodepositio of Three Dimensional Cobalt Dendrites and Microspheres
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Chemistry In-House Symposium-2012 held at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai | 2012 | 44774
Electrodeposition of Three-Dimensional Hierarchical Cobalt Dendrites
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Third International Conference on Materials for Energy and Nano Convergence held at Hindustan University Chennai | 2013 | July 4 - 6
Electrochemical sensing of nitrite ions using tin nanoparticles-modified glassy carbon electrodes
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
11th International Discussion meet on Electrochemistry and its Applications (ISEAC 2014) held at Hotel Radisson Blue, Amritsar | 2014 | February 20 - 25

List of Publications
A homogeneous redox catalytic process for the paired synthesis of L-Cysteine and L-Cysteic acid from L-Cystine
Sivasubramanian, K. Firoz babu, M. Noel, M. Anbu Kulandainathan
Electrochimica Acta | 2011 | 56 (2011) 9787
Detection of lead ions in picomolar concentration range using underpotential deposition on silver nanoparticles-deposited glassy carbon electrodes
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Talanta | 2011 | 85 (2011) 2142
Boric acid assisted electrosynthesis of hierarchical three-dimensional cobalt dendrites and microspheres
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Mater. Chem. Phys. | 2012 | 136 (2012) 448
Electrodeposition of silver nanostructures: From polygons to dendrites
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
CrystEngComm | 2013 | 15 (2013) 2052
Conducting polymers-based electrochemical supercapacitors-progress and prospects
Sivasubramanian, R. Ramya, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Electrochim.Acta | 2013 | 101 (2013) 109
Electrochemical sensing of nitrite ion using tin-submicroparticles modified glassy carbon electrode
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangarnarayanan
Electroanalysis | 2014 | 26 (2014) 2358
A facile formation of silver dendrites on indium tin oxide surfaces via electrodeposition for amperometric sensing of hydrazine
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Sens. and Actuators B | 2015 | 92 (2015) 213.
Preparation of copper (I) oxide nanohexagon decorated reduced graphene oxide nanocomposite and their application in electrochemical sensing of dopamine
Sivasubramanian, P. Biji
Mater. Sci. Engg. B | 2016 | 210 (2016) 10.
A Facile Hydrothermal Synthesis of Three Dimensional Flower-Like NiO-thermally reduced Graphene Oxide (trGO) Nanocomposite For Selective Determination of Dopamine in Presence of Uric Acid and Ascorbic Acid
Sivasubramanian, Aparna TK
J. Nanosci. Nanotech. | 2018 | 18 (2018) 789
Efficient hydrogen evolution catalysis triggered by electrochemically anchored platinum nano-islands on functionalized-MWCNT
Sivasubramanian, Aruna K.K, R. Manoharan
Inter. J. Hydrogen Energy | 2017 | 42 (2017) 9881-9891
A facile synthesis of LaFeO3-based perovskites and their application towards sensing of neurotransmitters
Sivasubramanian, T. Vijayaraghavan, Shamima Hussain, Anuradha Ashok
Chemistry Select | 2017 | 2 (2017) 5570-5577
Reduced graphene oxide-supported Pd@ Au bimetallic nano electrocatalyst for enhanced oxygen reduction reaction in alkaline media
Sivasubramanian, P Raghavendra, G Vishwakshan Reddy, P Sri Chandana, L Subramanyam Sarma
Inter. J. Hydrogen Energy (article in press) | 2014 | doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2017.07.199
NiFe2O4 nanoparticles-decorated activated carbon nanocomposite based electrochemical sensor for selective detection of dopamine in presence of uric acid and ascorbic acid
Sivasubramanian, Aparna TK,
J. Chem. Sci. | 2018 | 13 (2018) 14
Facile Fabrication of Pt-Ru Nanoparticles Immobilized on Reduced Graphene Oxide Support for the Electrooxidation of Methanol and Ethanol
Sivasubramanian, P Raghavendra, Gajulapalli Vishwakshan Reddy, Panchangam Sri Chandana, Loka Subramanyam Sarma
Chem. Select | 2017 | 2 (2017) 11762
Enlarged interlayer spaced molybdenum disulfide supported on nanocarbon hybrid network for efficient hydrogen evolution reaction
Sivasubramanian, Aruna KK, P. Biji
Electrochim | 2018 | Acta 264 (2018) 329
One-pot synthesis of Au-Cu2O/rGO nanocomposite based electrochemical sensor for selective and simultaneous detection of dopamine and uric acid
Sivasubramanian, Aparna TK, Mustaq Ahmad Dar
J. Alloys Comp | 2018 | 741 (2018) 1130-1141
A. Kandaswamy, Development of cholesterol biosensor using Au nanoparticles decorated f-MWCNT covered with polypyrrole network.
Sivasubramanian, M. Alagappan, Susan Immanuel
Arabian J. Chem. | 2018 | doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2018.02.018
Investigation on the electrochemical interfacial properties of 2- aminothiophenol functionalized graphene oxide modified electrode
Sivasubramanian, Susan Immanuel, Aparna TK
AIP Conf. Proceedings | 2018 | 1942 (2018) 080043
Triple phase boundary augumentation in hierarchical, Pt grafted N-doped mesoporous carbon nanofibers for high performance and durable PEM cells
Sivasubramanian, K.K. Karthikeyan, V.R. Appu, P. Manojkumar, T. Kumaresan, P. Biji
J. Mater. Chem. A | 2018 | 6 (2018) 12768
Selective electrochemical detection of dopamine in presence of ascorbic acid and uric acid using NiFe2O4-activated carbon nanocomposite modified glassy carbon electrode
Sivasubramanian, TK. Aparn
Mater. Today proceedings (Accepted).

Papers presented in National/International Conferences
‘Paired electrochemical synthesis of L-Cysteine and L-Cysteic acid’
Sivasubramanian, Anbu kulandainathan
15th National Convention of Electrochemist (NCE-15) held at Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore | 2010 | February 18 - 19
Electrochemical Detection of Lead ions using the Concept of Underpotential Deposition on silver nanoparticle modified glassy carbon electrode
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Seventeenth National Convention of Electrochemists (NCE-17) held at B.S. Abdur Rahman University, Chennai | 2012 | September 14 - 15
Electrodeposition of Three Dimensional Cobalt Dendrites and Microspheres
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Chemistry In-House Symposium-2012 held at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai | 2012 | 44774
Electrodeposition of Three-Dimensional Hierarchical Cobalt Dendrites
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Third International Conference on Materials for Energy and Nano Convergence held at Hindustan University Chennai | 2013 | July 4 - 6
Electrochemical sensing of nitrite ions using tin nanoparticles-modified glassy carbon electrodes
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
11th International Discussion meet on Electrochemistry and its Applications (ISEAC 2014) held at Hotel Radisson Blue, Amristar | 2014 | February 20 - 25
Electrocatalytic oxygen reduction reaction on bimetallic PdAg nanoparticles
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
National Symposium on Electrochemical Science and Technology (NSEST-15) held at Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru | 2015 | July 24 - 25
A surfactant of stabilizing agent free synthesis of copper (I) oxide nanostructures and their application in electrochemical sensing of dopamine
Sivasubramanian, P. Biji
International Conference on Nanomaterials for Energy, Environment, Catalysis and Sensors (ICNEES-15) held at Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai | 2015 | December 11 - 12
Electrochemical Sensing of Dopamine using Cu2O Wrapped reduced Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite modified Glassy Carbon Electrode
Sivasubramanian, P. Biji
National Convention of Electrochemist-19 held at National Institute of Technology, Trichy | 2016 | March 28 - 29
Flower-like NiO microspheres-thermally reduced Graphene Oxide nanocomposite for selective electrochemical detection of dopamine
Sivasubramanian, Aparna TK
International Conference for Materials for Sustainable Future -2016 held at SASTRA university, Tanjore (Won best poster award) | 2016 | July 14 - 15
Selective electrochemical detection of dopamine in presence of ascorbic acid and uric acid based on nickel ferrite-activated carbon nanocomposite
Sivasubramanian, Aparna TK
International Conference of Material Sciences (SCICON 16) held at Amirta University Coimbatore | 2016 | December 19 - 21
Investigation on the electrochemical interfacial properties of 2-aminothiophenol functionalized graphene oxide modified electrode
Sivasubramanian, Susan Immanuel, Aparna TK
DAE- Solid State Physiscs Symposium (SSPS 2017) held at BARC Mumbai | 2017 | December 26 -30

Book Publication
Metal Nanoparticles: Electrochemical Synthesis and Applications
Sivasubramanian, M.V. Sangaranarayanan
Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany.

Book Chapter
Graphene-metal oxide based nanocomposite modified electrochemical sensors
Sivasubramanian, Aparna TK, Susan Immanuel
Elsevier