CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute
(A premier R&D Institute in Electrochemistry)

Education

PhD (Electroanalytical Chemistry) @ Department of Chemistry &  Biomolecular Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia (2006).

MSc (Chemistry) @ Department of Chemistry, Presidency College (Autonomous), Chennai, Tamilnadu, India (2001) [2nd Rank].       

BSc (Chemistry) @ Department of Chemistry, Alagappa Government Arts College (Affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University), Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India (1999) [University 4th Rank].


Professional Experience

Visiting Scientist @ CNR-Instituto Sullínquinamento Atmospherico (IIA)Rome, Italy (Nov 2016).

Research Associate @ University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,USA (Jan 2011- Feb 2013).

Senior Postdoctoral Researcher @ University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,USA (Nov 2009-Dec 2010).

Postdoctoral Research Associate @ Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA (Nov 2007-Oct 2009). 

Postdoctoral Research Associate @ The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA (Oct 2006-Oct 2007).


Present Position

Senior Scientist @ CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India (July 2014 - Till date).

Scientist (Under Quick Hire Scheme) @ CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research InstituteKaraikudi, Tamilnadu, India (Feb 2013 - July 2014).


Selected Recent Publications From CSIR-CECRI (2015-2017)

(1). Manila OV, Vijayamohanan K Pillai, Alwarappan S, Applied Materials Today (2017) (Accepted)

(2). Lavanya J, Neogi S, Alwarappan S, Gomathi S, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical (2017) (Accepted) (IMPF 5.4).

(3). Vineesh TV, Archana S, Sivamathini R, Pal S, Alwarappan S, Narayanan TN, ChemCatChem (2017) (Accepted, Available Online) (IMPF 4.8).

(4). Manila OV, Athira A, Shaijumon M, Vijayamohanan K Pillai, Alwarappan S, Chemistry - A European Journal (2017), 23(38), 9144-9148 (IMPF 5.8). 

(5). Preethi S, Vineesh TV, Sivamathini R, Li CZ, Alwarappan S, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 247, 556 (2017) (IMPF 5.4). [Highlighted in Nature News, CSIR-NEWS]

(6). Nair A, Vineesh TV, Kala M, Thomas S, Kalarikkal N, Sahajwalla V, Joshi RK, Alwarappan S, Scientific Reports 6, 37731 (2016) (IMPF 5.6). [Highlighted in Nature News, CSIR-NEWS].

(7). Vineesh TV, Mubarak S, Hahm MG, Prabu V, Alwarappan S, Narayanan TN, Scientific Reports 6, 31202 (2016) (IMPF 5.6). [Highlighted in Nature News, CSIR-NEWS].

(8). Vineesh TV, Praveen M, Kalita G, Alwarappan S, Pattanayak D, Narayanan TN, Advanced Energy Materials 5(17), (2015) (IMPF 16.2).