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 MK University), Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India (1999) [University 4th Rank].

Deputations

Visiting Scientist @ Tongji University, Shangai, China (2019)

Visiting Scientist @ Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, China (2019)

Visiting Scientist @ CNR-Consiglio Nazionale delle RicercheRome, Italy (2017).

Visiting Scientist @ CNR-Consiglio Nazionale delle RicercheRome, Italy (2016).

Professional Experience
Postdoctoral Researcher @ University of South Florida, Tampa, FL,USA (Nov 2009-Feb 2013).

Postdoctoral Researcher @ Florida International UniversityMiami, FL, USA (Nov 2007-Oct 2009). 

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

Present Position

Principal Scientist @ CSIR-CECRIKaraikudi, Tamilnadu, India (July 2018 - Till date).

Senior Scientist @ CSIR-CECRI, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India (July 2014 - July 2018).

Scientist (Under Quick Hire Scheme) @ CSIR-CECRIKaraikudi, Tamilnadu, India (Feb 2013 - July 2014).

Selected Recent Publications From CSIR-CECRI (2015-2022)

(1) Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 350, 130838 (2022) (IF 7.5)

(2) Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 351, 130966 (2022) (IF 7.5)

(3) Journal of Materials Chemistry C 8 (42), 14723-14731 (IF 7.4)

(4) Biosensors and Bioelectronics 112234 (2020) (IF 10.0)

(5) Sensors and Actuators B 312, 127985 (2020) (IF 7.5)

(6) Chemical Communications 56, 9437 (2020) (IF 6.3)

(7) Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 10(5), 973-980 (2019) (IF 8.8)

(8) Nanoscale 11 (18), 9115-9124 (2019) (IF 7.7)

(9) Sensors and Actuators B: (Chemical) 278, 46-54 (2019) (IF 7.5)

(10) Chemical science 9 (22), 5106-5111 (2018) (IF 9.8)

(11) Chem. Comm 54, 11733-11736 (2018) (IF 6.3)

(12) Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 264, 448-464 (2018) (IF 7.5)

(13) Applied Materials Today 9, 350-371 (2017) (IF 10.0)

(14) Applied Materials Today 1 (1), (2015) 1-12 (IF 10.0)
(15) Advanced Energy Materials 5(17) 1500658 (2015) (IF 27.2)