RAMAPURAM CAMPUS

Dr. R. Suresh

Dr. R. Suresh

Assistant Professor (OG)
Area: Material Chemistry
Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Ramapuram Campus, SRM University.

Education
Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry University of Madras, Chennai, 2014
M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry University of Madras, Chennai, 2008
B.Sc. Chemistry Presidency College, Chennai, 2006

Other Details:

Course

  • Chemistry
  • Principles of Environmental Science

Research Interests

  • Nanomaterials
  • Polymers
  • Carbon based materials
  • Composites and Magnetic materials
  • Sensors, Photocatalysis, Batteries
  • Solar cells
  • Protective coatings
  • Biomedical applications

Selected Publications

  • BiVO4 Nanoparticles: Preparation, Characterization and Photocatalytic Activity V. Sivakumar, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, and V. Narayanan Cog. Chem., (2015), 1: 1074647
  • AgVO3 Nanorods: synthesis, characterization and visible light photocatalytic activity. V. Sivakumar, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu and V. Narayanan. Solid State Sciences, 39 (2015) 34-39.
  • Synthesis, growth and photoluminescence behaviour of Gd2O2SO4:Eu3+ nanophosphors: the effect of temperature on the structural, morphological and optical properties. R. Manigandan, K. Giribabu, R. Suresh, S. Munusamy, S. Praveen kumar, S. Muthamizh, T. Dhanasekaran, A. Padmanaban, and V. Narayanan. RSC Adv., 5 (2015) 7515-7521.           
  • Fabrication of Ni-Fe2O3 magnetic nanorods and application to the detection of Uric acid, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, A. Stephen, and V. Narayanan, RSC Advances, 4, 17146–17155, (2014).             
  • Doping of Co into V2O5 nanoparticles enhances photodegradation of methylene blue, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, S. Munusamy, S. Praveen Kumar, S. Muthamizh, A. Stephen, V. Narayanan, J. Alloy. Compd., 598 151–160, (2014). 
  • Spectroscopic investigations, antimicrobial, and cytotoxic activity of green synthesized gold nanoparticles, S. Lokina, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, A. Stephen, R. Lakshmi Sundaram and V. Narayanan, Spectrochim. Acta Part A: Mol. Biomol. Spectrosc,. 129, 484–490, 2014.
  • α-Fe2O3 nanoflowers: synthesis, characterization, electrochemical sensing and photocatalytic property, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, A. Vijayaraj, R. Prabu, A. Stephen, and V. Narayanan, J. Iran. Chem. Soc., 11, 645–652, 2014.
  • Preparation of nitrogen-doped reduced graphene oxide and its use in a glassy carbon electrode for sensing 4-nitrophenol at nanomolar levels. K. Giribabu, R. Suresh, R. Manigandan, S. Praveen Kumar, S. Muthamizh, S. Munusamy, V. Narayanan, Microchim. Acta, 181 (2014) 1863-1870.                                   
  • Fe2O3@polyaniline nanocomposite: characterization and unusual sensing property, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan, Mater. Lett., 128, 369–372, (2014).      
  • New electrochemical sensor based on Ni-doped V2O5 nanoplates modified glassy carbon electrode for selective determination of dopamine at nanomolar level, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, S. Praveen Kumar, S. Munusamy, S. Muthamizh, A. Stephen, and V. Narayanan, Sens. Actuators B 202 (2014) 440–447  
  • Characterization and dopamine sensing property of V2O5@polyaniline nanohybrid, R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, S. Praveen Kumar, S. Munusamy, S. Muthamizh, and V. Narayanan, Syn. Met., 196 (2014) 151–157.
  • Fabrication of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: Magnetic and Electrochemical Sensing Property, R. Suresh, A. Vijayaraj, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, R. Prabu, S. Stephen, E. Thirumal and V. Narayanan, J. Mater. Sci., Mater. Electron., 24, 1256-1263 (2013).     
  • Nanomolar detection of 4-nitrophenol based on poly(methylene blue) modified glassy carbon electrode, K. Giribabu, R. Suresh, R. Manigandan, S. Munusamy, Praveen Kumar, S. Muthamizh and V. Narayanan, Analyst, 138, 5811-5818 (2013).                                      
  • Fabrication of α-Fe2O3 Nanoparticles for the Electrochemical Detection of Uric Acid, R. Suresh, R. Prabu, A. Vijayaraj, K. Giribabu, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan, Synth. React. Inorg. Metal-Org. nano-Met. Chem., 42, 303-307 (2012).
  • Facile synthesis of Cobalt Doped Hematite Nanospheres:Magnetic and their Electrochemical Sensing Properties. R. Suresh, R. Prabu, A. Vijayaraj, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan, Mater. Chem. Phys., 134, 590-596 (2012).            
  • Poly(anthranilic acid) Microspheres: Synthesis, Characterization and their Electrocatalytic Properties, R. Suresh, R. Prabu, A. Vijayaraj, K. Giribabu, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan, Bull. Korean Chem. Soc., 33, 1919-1924 (2012).

research Papers in Book

  • V2O5-ZnO Nanocomposite: Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Sensing Property. R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, L.Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V.Narayanan. Proceedings of the National Conference on Popularization of Chemical Sciences (NCPC-2012), 72-74, 2012. ISBN No. 978-93-81195-12-3.
  • Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Sensing Properties of Fe Doped V2O5 Nanoparticles. R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan. IEEE Xplore Proceedings of the ”International Conference on Nanoscience, Engineering and Technology” (ICONSET2011), 481-484 (2011). [6168008]. ISBN: 78-1-4673-0072-8.
  • Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Sensing Properties of α- and γ-Fe2O3 Nanoparticles. R. Suresh, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V.Narayanan.  Proceedings of NCNRCR- 2011, 41-44. ISBN : 978-81-8371-376-4.
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Sulphosalicylic Acid Doped Poly(anthranilic acid) Nanostructures. R. Suresh, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan.  Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Materials. Macmillan Advanced Research Series, 2010, pp 101 – 106. ISBN 13: 978-0230-33193-8.
  • Synthesis and Characterization of β-Naphthalene Sulphonic acid doped Poly(2-Methoxyaniline) Nanostructures. R. Suresh, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V.Narayanan. Proceedings of RAMMC 2010, 54-57. ISBN : 979-81-907519-2-6.  
  • 6. Co-doped Ag0.333V2O5 nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical sensing Property. R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, S. Muthamizh, S. Munusamy, S. Praveen Kumar, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan. Proceedings of ACECIM’14, 198-203 ISBN: 978-1-63041-348-4
Papers Presented In Seminars And Symposia (Selected)
  • International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, ICANN-  2009, Centre for Nanotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, December 09-11, 2009. Hydrothermal synthesis and characterization of cobalt doped α-Fe2O3.  R. Suresh, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan.
  • International Conference on Nano Science and Technology, ICONSAT- 2010, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, February 17-20, 2010. Synthesis and   Characterization of Sulphosalicylic Acid Doped Poly (2-Methoxyaniline)  Nanostructures.  R.Suresh, L.Vijayalakshmi, A.Stephen and V.Narayanan.
  • IUPAC-Sponsored International Conference on nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, NANO-2010, K.S.R. Institute of Technology, Tiruchengode, December 13-16, 2010.Synthesis and characterization of Sulphosalicylic Acid Doped Poly(anthranilic acid) nanostructures. R. Suresh, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan.
  • International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICNN 2011), Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore, July 06-08, 2011.  Fe2O3 and V2O5 Nanoparticles: An Voltammetric Sensor.      R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan.
  • International Conference on Nanoscience and Technology, (ICONSAT 2012),  International Advanced Research Centre for Powder Metallurgy and New Materials (ARCI), Hyderabad, January 20-23, 2012.V2O5-NiO nanocomposite: Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Sensing Property. R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan.
  • International Conference on Recent Trends in Advanced Materials (ICRAM-2012),  VIT University, Vellore, February 20-22, 2012. Electrocatalytic Property of Nano-Fe3O4 Modified Glassy Carbon Electrode. R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and  V.Narayanan.
  • 55th Solid State Physics Symposium, Manipal University, Manipal, December 26-30,  2010. Synthesis, Characterization and Electrochemical Sensing Properties of PANI-Cobalt doped α-Fe2O3 Nanocomposites. R. Suresh, L. Vijayalakshmi, A.Stephen and V.Narayanan.
  • 56th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium, SRM University, Chennai, December 19-23, 2011. Visible Light Photocatalytic Property of Zn doped V2O5 nanoparticles.  R. Suresh, K. Giribabu, L.Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V.Narayanan.
  • 57th DAE Solid State Physics Symposium, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, December 03-07, 2012. Electrochemical Sensing Property of Mn doped Fe3O4 Nanoparticles. R.Suresh, K. Giribabu, R. Manigandan, L. Vijayalakshmi, A. Stephen and V. Narayanan.

Other Professional Experience

  • Editorial Board Member in scientific journals such as American Journal of Nano Research and Applications, Advances in Materials, Modern Chemistry, Journal of Advanced Chemical Science, Jounral of Nanoscience and Technology, World Journal of Scientific Research and Reviews, Journal of Progressive Research in Chemistry. 

Achievements and Awards

  • CSIR-Senior Research Fellow, India [April 2012 to March 2014].
  • Selected as Young Researcher to participate in ICONSAT-2012, ARCI, Hyderabad.