Seminar 

27 Sep 2019: Seminar by Dr Ajit Datar, Director, Advisor, Schimadzu Analytical I Pvt. Ltd..
Title of the talk: Mass spectrometry technology and its applications,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

17 Sep 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Ms.Thamizharasi P., from Prof. D. Basavaiah lab 
Title of the Talk: Isoquinolinium salts, generated in situ, as electrophiles in Baylis- Hillman reaction and applications.
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. K. C. Kumara Swamy and Dr. R. Nagarajan, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

04 Sep 2019:  Seminar by Prof. Penelope J. Brothers, Director, Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia.
Title of the talk: Lighting up sugars and other adventures with boron pyrrole ligands,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

30 Aug 2019: Seminar by Dr. Pandur Venkatesan Balaji, Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute of Microbial Chemistry (BIKAKEN), Tokyo, (Japan).
Title of the talk: Thioureas as Ligands in Asymmetric Cu(I) Catalysis, Stereoselective Geminal Difunctionalizationof Alkenes,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

29 Aug 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. Rajendra K. Mallick, from Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo lab 
Title of the Talk: Cyclization and Re-arrangement Strategies of Ynamide/ Yne-Dienone.
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. D. B. Ramachary and Dr. R. Nagarajan, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 05.15 PM.

27 Aug 2019: Seminar by Prof. Vincent Gandon, ICMMO (UMR CNRS 8182), Université Paris-Sud, Orsay, France.
Title of the talk: Calcium in Organic Synthesis,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

23 Aug 2019: Seminar by Dr. Mahesh Gangishetty, Rowland Foundation Research Scholar, Postdoctoral Fellow, Rowland Institute at Harvard, Harvard University.
Title of the talk: Optoelectronic Materials and Devices for Energy Conversion,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

08 Aug 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. Junaid Ali, from Prof. V. Baskar lab 
Title of the Talk: Metal oxo clusters with bulky phosphinates and their magnetic studies.
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. K. Muralidharan and Dr. M. Sathiyendiran, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 02.00 PM.

06 Aug 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. T. Vikranth, from Prof. P. K. Panda lab 
Title of the Talk: N-Functionalized Nitropyrroles: A New Class of Potential High-Energy Density Materials 
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. K. Muralidharan and Prof. A. K. Sahoo, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

02 Aug 2019: Seminar by Dr. Hema Chandra Kotamarthi, HHMI Research Associate, Baker Lab , Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge.
Title of the talk: Protein degradation by a double-ring AAA+ protease: in singulo mechanisms of unfolding and translocation,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

26 July 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. B. Suresh, from Prof. Samar K. Das lab 
Title of the Talk: Single Crystal to Single Crystal Transformations: Transmetallation, Thermochromism and Reversible Cooperative Solid State Motions 
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. V. Baskar and Prof. R. Chandrasekar, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.30 PM.

12 July 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Ms. Sneha Paul, from Prof. Anunay Samanta lab 
Title of the Talk: Photophysical Studies on Canonical and Non-Canonical DNA Structures in Presence of Ions, Molecular Crowders and 
Small Molecules,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. M. J. Swamy and Prof. Tushar Jana, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.00 PM.


10 July 2019: Seminar by Dr. Satyajit Patra, ERC Postdoctoral Fellow, Institut Fresnel CNRS UMR7249. 
Title of the talk: Pulsed Interleaved Excitation for an Accurate Single Molecule FRET Measurement,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

08 July 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. Sudipta Seth, from Prof. Anunay Samanta lab 
Title of the Talk: Single Particle Photoluminescene and Carrier Dynamics of Cesium Lead Halide Perovskites and Related Materials,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. M. J. Swamy and Prof. Tushar Jana, Venue: Annexe Building (Through Skype), Time: 11.00 AM.

04 July 2019: Seminar by Dr. M. Manoharan, Alnylam, Pharmaceuticals, USA. 
Title of the talk: Biomimetic Chemistry of short RNAs for Drug Discovery,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.00 PM.

01 July 2019: Seminar by Professor Raja Shunmugam, Department of Chemical Sciences, IISER, Kolkata  
Title of the talk: Functional Polynorbornenes for Biomedicinal and Sensor Application,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.00 PM.

01 July 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. Billa Narasimha Rao, from Prof. Tushar Jana lab 
Title of the Talk: Polyurethanes from functionalized polybutadienes and amino acids,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. Pradeepta K. Panda and Prof. K. Muralidharan, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.00 AM.

28 June 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. E. Ramesh, from Prof. A. K. Sahoo lab 
Title of the Talk: Development of Novel Oxidative Annulation Reactions: Facile Synthesis of Benzothiophenes and Isocoumarins,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Nagarajan and Dr. P. Ramu Sridhar,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

06 June 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. T. Prabhakar Reddy, from Prof.D. B. Ramachary lab 
Title of the Talk: Development of Organocatalytic [3+2]- and [3+3]- Cycloadditions and Michael Reactions,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Balamurugan and Dr. P. Ramu Sridhar, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.00 AM.

17 May 2019: Seminar by Dr. Veera Reddy Yatham, University of Regensburg, Germany. 
Title of the talk: Key Intermediates in NHC-catalysis, Redox Nuetral Carboxylation, Decarboxylation and Ni-catalyzed Reductive Deaminative Arylation at sp3 Carbon Centers,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

09 May 2019: Seminar by Chandrabhas Narayana, Chairman and Professor, Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore. 
Title of the talk: Tailoring Nanostructures for SERS applications,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.30 PM.

09 May 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. Uppari Venkata Ramudu, from Prof. R. Chandrasekar lab 
Title of the Talk: Photonic Properties of Organic Micro-resonators and Ferroelectric Polar Crystal: Two-Photon Luminescence, Second Harmonic 
Generation and Terahertz Wave Production
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Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. T. P. Radhakrishnan and Prof. A. Nangia, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

08 May 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. Majji Shankar, from Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo lab 
Title of the Talk: Transformable Sulfoximine Assisted Ru-Catalyzed One-pot Double Annulation of Hetero(arenes): Direct Access to ¶-Conjugated Polyheteroarenes,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Balamurugan and Dr. P. Ramu Sridhar, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

26 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. M. Shanmugaraja, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Development of Synthetic Methods and Electrochemical Cells Based on Organic Electron Transfer Reactions,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. D. B. Ramachary and Prof. R. Nagarajan, Venue: Annexe Building (Through Skype), Time: 11.30 AM.

24 Apr 2019: Seminar by Prof. G. Sekar, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai. 
Title of the talk: Halogen–Bonding Catalysis: An Efficient Tool for Functional Group Activation,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.30 PM.

24 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. E. Ramesh, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Synthesis of Aminoquinone Derivative and Developments of Electricity Harvesting Cells using Electron Transfer Reactions,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. D. B. Ramachary and Prof. R. Balamurugan, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 02.15 PM.

22 Apr 2019: Seminar by Prof. P. Thilagar, Department Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science , Bangalore. 
Title of the talk: Tailoring Optoelectronic properties of Organic pi-systems with Trivalent Boron,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

22 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. B. Uday Kumar, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Studies on Synthesis of Allenes, Propargylamines and on Electron Transfer Reactions,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Nagarajan and Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 02.30 PM.

22 Apr 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Ms. M. Bala Divya, from Prof. Lalitha Guruprasad lab 
Title of the Talk: Functional Characterization of PE1, PE2 and Bioinformatics Analysis of MraY, Alr: Myco- bacterium tuberculosis Proteins,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. Abani K. Bhuyan and Prof. Pradeepta K. Panda, Venue: Classroom, Annexe building, Time: 11.00 PM.

18 Apr 2019: Seminar by Prof. D. S. Sharada, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, Hyderabad. 
Title of the talk: The Journey of Organohypervalent Iodine Chemistry: From Reagents to Valuable Synthons,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 02.15 PM.

18 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. Harish Vegala, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Studies on Synthesis of Chiral Diamides, Diamines, Allenes and on Electron Transfer Reactions,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Nagarajan and Dr. P. Ramu Sridhar, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

16 Apr 2019: Seminar by Prof. P. Anbarasan, Indian Institute of Technology Madras,India. 
Title of the talk: Transition Metal Catalyzed Selective Functionalization of Metallocarbenes to N-Heterocycles,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

16 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. G. Ananda Rao, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Synthetic Methods Based on Electron Transfer Reactions using tertiary-N- Arylamine Donor,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. Tushara Jana and Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

12 Apr 2019: Seminar by Prof. Ashok K. Mishra, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Madras,India. 
Title of the talk: Expanding the Scope of Fluorimetry Applications,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.00 PM.

12 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Ms. P. Srujana, from Prof. T. P. Radhakrishnan lab 
Title of the Talk: Fluorescence Emission Enhancement in Molecular Solids: Insight into the Critical role of Oriented Assembly and Entry into 
Functional Molecular Phase Change Materials
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Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. K. C. Kumara Swamy and Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo, Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.00 AM.

08 Apr 2019: Seminar by Professor S. P. Rath, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,India. 
Title of the talk: Diheme Enzyme MauG: Nature’s Sniper for Long-range Electron Transfer,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

08 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. M. V. Nanda Kishore, from Prof. Pradeepta K. Panda lab 
Title of the Talk: Exploration of bronzaphyrin-A 26π hexaphyrin (2.0.0.2.0.0) near infrared dye: Synthesis, structure and aromatic switching,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Balamurugan and Prof. K. Muralidharan, Venue: MSc Class room, SoC Annexe, Time: 11.00 AM.

05 Apr 2019: Seminar by Professor. S. Muthusamy, School of Chemistry, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli. 
Title of the talk: Synthesis of Indole Fused Thiaheterocycles and Macrocycles via Methathesis, 
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

05 Apr 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. S. Sakthivel, from Prof. R. Balamurugan lab 
Title of the Talk: Synthesis of Highly Substituted Pyridines, Dihydrofurans,Tetrahydro- pyridoindoles using Easily Accessible Six-Carbon,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Nagarajan and Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 11.00 AM.

02 Apr 2019: Seminar by Dr. Radha Rangarajan, Head, Innovation and Strategy, Ojas Medtech Incubator, IIIT Hyderabad. 
Title of the talk: From academia to start-up: What does it take?,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

26 Mar 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Ms. Harathi Lingam, from Prof. D. Basavaiah lab 
Title of the Talk: Baylis-Hillman acetates as valuable synthons: Development of facile strategies for synthesis of spiro- oxindoles containing α-arylidene- γ- butyrolactone and dihydronaphthalene frameworks,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. K. C. Kumara Swamy and Prof. R. Nagarajan, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

21 Mar 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. Billa Narasimha Rao, from Prof. T. Jana lab 
Title of the Talk: Polyurethanes from functionalized polybutadienes and amino acids,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. Pradeepta K. Panda and Prof. K. Muralidharan, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

15 Mar 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. Mohan Lakavathu, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Applications of Amines in the Synthesis of Propargylamines, Allenes and in Electron Transfer Reactions,
Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

14 Mar 2019: Seminar by Dr. Seiji Mori, Ibaraki University, Japan. 
Title of the talk: Bridges between experiment and theory on catalytic function,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 11.00 AM.

05 Mar 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. M. Ramusagar, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Oxidative Coupling Reactions and Organic Electrochemical Cells based on Electron Transfer Reactions,
Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

01 Mar 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. B. Sathish Kumar, from Prof. P. K. Panda lab 
Title of the Talk: Meso-expanded calyx[n] pyrroles: Synthesis, structural features and anion binding properties,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. Tushar Jana and Prof. R. Nagarajan, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

27 Feb 2019: Seminar by Dr. Chepuri V. Ramana, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India. 
Title of the talk: “Complementary Electronic and Steric Effects in Alkylation with Acrylates via C-H Activation”,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.30 PM.

27 Feb 2019: Ph.D. Viva-Voce exam of Mr. Satyanarayana Iddum, from Prof. M. Periasamy lab 
Title of the Talk: Achiral and Chiral Secondary Amines for the Synthesis of Propargylamines and Allenes and for the Applications in Electron Transfer Reactions”,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. D. B. Ramachary and Prof. Akhila K. Sahoo, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 11.30 AM.

25 Feb 2019: Seminar by Dr. Thomas Bruckdorfer, CSO & Director of IRIS Biotech, GmbH. 
Title of the talk: Native Ligation,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

22-23 Feb 2019: Chemfest 2019 - In-House Symposium is organizing by School of Chemistry.

16 Feb 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. T. Prabhakar Reddy, from Prof. D. B. Ramachary lab 
Title of the Talk: Development of Organocatalytic [3+2]- and [3+3]- Cycloadditions and Michael Reactions,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. R. Balamurugan and Dr. P. Ramu Sridhar, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 04.00 PM.

13 Feb 2019: Seminar by Prof. Tatiana V. Murzina, Quantum Electronics Division, Department of Physics, Moscow State University, Russia. 
Title of the talk: Optical and nonlinear optical effects in plasmonic nanostructures,
Venue: Seminar hall, SoC, Time: 03.30 PM.

11 Feb 2019: Pre-Ph.D. Seminar of Mr. Sudipta Seth, from Prof. Anunay Samanta lab 
Title of the Talk: Single-Particle Photo-luminescene and Carrier Dynamics of Cesium Lead Halide Perovskites and Related Materials,
Doctoral Committee Members : Prof. M. J. Swamy and Prof. Tushar Jana, Venue: Seminar Hall, SoC, Time: 12.00 PM.