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
Assistant Professor-chemistry, PSG Institute of Advanced Studies, Coimbatore
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.
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
- Handling physical / organic chemistry theory / laboratory courses for graduate students.
Area of Interest
- Electrochemical sensors
- Electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution reaction
- Fuel cells
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.
Qualified GATE-2007 with All India ranking of 60 conducted by Indian institute of Technology – Kanpur.
MHRD sponsored Institute fellowship for Ph.D programme, IIT Kharagpur
Recipient of institute assistantship provided by IIT Kharagpur for attending 140th Annual Meeting-TMS 2011 International conference at San Diego, California, USA.
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
|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
|2||Multifunctional complex oxide nanostructures of titanium and iron for diverse application.||UGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research||8.0||2017-2020
Articles in Reviewed Journal
List of Publications
Papers presented in National/International Conferences
| Ms. Manimekala
Area of Research: SiN thin film deposition