Innovative solutions, significant publications, and important patents – the Chemistry Department faculty has a great many accomplishments to their credit.

Publications
  1. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S., Boja Poojary, S. K. M. Nandish, J. Kengaiah, M. P. Kiran, A. J. Das, A. Kulal, D. Sannaningaiah. (2018): “A simple and efficient synthesis, α-glucosidase inhibitory, anticoagulant, antiplatelet activity and in silico study of Benzimidazole hybrid scaffold with quinoliny loxadiazoles skeleton: As potential leads for the management of type-II diabetes mellitus and thrombotic disorders” ACS Omega, 3, 12562-12574. 
  2. ShashidharBharadwaj S.,BojaPoojary, B. Usha, A. J Das, S. K. Middha. (2018): “Anti-inflammatory, radical scavenging mechanism and pharmacological potential of some novel 4-aryl-[1,3]-thiazol-2-yl-2-quinoline carbohydrazides and quinolinyl[1,3]- thiazolo[3,2-b][1,2,4]triazoles” Chem. Select, 3, 12478-12485.
  3. ShashidharBharadwaj S.,BojaPoojary, S. Madan Kumar, K. Byrappa, G. S. Nagananda, A. K. Chaitanya, K. Zaveri, N. S. Yarla, Y. Shiralgi, A. K Kudva, B. L. Dhananjaya.(2017): “Design, synthesis and pharmacological studies of some new Quinoline Schiff bases and 2,5-disubstituted-[1,3,4]oxadiazoles” New J. Chem., 41, 8568-8585. 
  4. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S.,BojaPoojary, S. Madan Kumar, K. Byrappa. (2017): “Synthesis, characterization, thermal analysis, crystal structure and Hirshfeld surface analysis of 2-(3, 5-difluorophenyl) quinoline-4-carboxylic acid” Chemical Data Collections, 9(10), 134-142. 
  5. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S.,Karthik Kumara, BojaPoojary, H. S. Yathirajan, K. Byrappa, N. K. Lokanath and S. Madan Kumar. (2016): “Ethyl 2-(3,5-di-fluorophenyl)quinoline-4-carboxylate: A second triclinic polymorph”  IUCrData., 2016, 1, x160739.
  6. Usha B, Sharath Kumar M Nandish, Shashidhar Bharadwaj. S,Thejaswi N, Devaraja Sannaningaiah, Pushpalatha K. (2019): “Study on Anti-inflammatory, Anticoagulant, Antiplatelet Activity of Grewiaserrulata DC. And Grewiaheterotricha Mast” Int. J. Pharm Biol. Sci., 1, 1228-1237.
  Conference Proceedings
  1. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. andBojaPoojary, (2018): "Design, synthesis and assessment of novel imidazo[2,1-b][1,3,4] thiadiazolylquinolines as inhibitors of Dihydrofolate Reductase and Tyrosinase"National Seminar, “Lab To Clinic: Approaches And Challenges In Drug Discovery, Design And Delivery” 23-24 February 2018, organised byMangalore University Department of Biosciences in association with Royal Society Of Chemistry (London) India Deccan Local Section (Rsc-Idls).
  2. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. and Boja Poojary, (2017):“Design, Synthesis and biological screening of Novel Benzimidazole containing          quinolinyl oxadiazoles and quinoline Schiff bases” UGC and DST- SERB sponsored “Two days National Conference on “Trends in   Bioactive natural products and health care (BNPHC 2017)” on 6th& 7th October 2017. Organized by Department of Biochemistry, PG centre, Chikka Aluvara, Mangalore University, Karnataka.        
  3. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. and Boja Poojary, (2017):“Design, Synthesis and biological screening of Novel Benzimidazole containing quinoline  Schiff bases”
  4. National conference on Science and Technology: reaching the unreached on 8th & 9th September, 2017. Organized by Indian science congress association in association with Mangalore University.
  5. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. and Boja Poojary, (2017):“Synthesis and pharmacological studies of some new 4-Aryl-[1,3]-thiazol-2-yl-2-quinoline hydrazines and quinoline [1,3]-Thiazolo[3,2-b][1,2,4]triazoles”
  6. National conference on Green chemistry & nanotechnology opportunities and challenges-2017 Planning today for a sustainable tomorrow on 27 & 28th February, 2017. Organized by St’ Aloysius Mangalore. 
  7. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. and Boja Poojary, (2016):“Microwave assisted synthesis and pharmacological studies of some new imidazo[2,1-     b][1,3,4]thiadiazolylquinolines” 9th KSTA Annual Conference organized by Karnataka Science and Technology Academy, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of Karnataka on December 20 and 21, 2016 at Christ University, Bengaluru. 
  8. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. and Boja Poojary, (2015):“Design, synthesis, and pharmacological studies of some new Schiff’s bases and 2,5-Disubstituted-( 1,3,4)-oxadiazoles ”National Seminar on Recent Advances in Chemicals Sciences (RASC-15) organized by Department of Post Graduate Studies in Chemistry on 17th and 18th December 2015 at St Agnes College, Mangalore.
  9. Shashidhar Bharadwaj S. and Boja Poojary, (2016): “9TH KSTA ANNUAL CONFERENCE” Organized by Karnataka Science and Technology Academy, Department of Science and Technology, Govt of Karnataka on December 20-21 2016.
Journal Publication:
  1. Shruthi P and P.M Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2018): “A Novel Approach of Using NBS as an Effective and Convenient Oxidizing Agent for Various Compounds - a Survey”, Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Sciences, 8(1), 59-65.
  2. Shruthi P and P.M Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2017): “UV Shielding of Calcium Zirconate/ Polycarbonate Films – an Opto Electronic Study ”, Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Sciences, 7(11), 1079-1086.
  3. K.N. Mohana and P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2010): “Kinetic and Mechanistic study of Bromination of Sulfanilic acid with N-bromosuccinimide in alkaline medium”, Bulgarian Chemical Communications,  3(42), 222-231.
  4. K.N. Mohana, K.R. Ramya, P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2010): “Ruthenium (III) catalyzed oxidative cleavage of phenylpropanolamine with N-bromosuccinimide in hydrochloric acid medium: A kinetic and mechanistic approach”, Reaction Kinetics Mechanisms and Catalysis,   2(100), 325-335.
  5. K.N. Mohana and P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2010): “Oxidative cleavage of salbutamol with N-bromosuccinimide in acid and alkaline media: A kinetic and mechanistic study”, Bulgarian Chemical Communications, 42(1), 27-35.
  6. K.N. Mohana and P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar.(2010): “Oxidation of phenylpropanolamine with N-bromosuccinimide in acid and alkaline solutions: A kinetic and mechanistic study”, Oxidation Communications,  33(2), 300-315.
  7. K.N. Mohana and P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2009): “Mechanistic investigation of oxidation of metronidazole and tinidazole with N-bromosuccinimide in acid medium”, Journal of Iranian Chemical Society,  6(2), 277-287.
  8. P. M. Ramadas Bhandarkar and K. N. Mohana. (2009): “Oxidative Cleavage of Gabapentin with N-bromosuccinimide in acid medium: A kinetic and mechanistic study”, Indian Journal of Chemistry (Sec. A), 48, 1107 - 1112.
  9. K.N. Mohana and P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar. (2007): “Determination of Quantum Yield for the Photochemical Decomposition of Dichloramine-B and Dibromamine-B in Aqueous Acetic Acid Medium”, E-Journal of Chemistry,  4(4),  502-509.
  10. K.N. Mohana and P.M. Ramadas Bhandarkar.(2007): “Oxidation of 2-phenylethylamine with N-bromosuccinimide in acid and alkaline media: A kinetic and mechanistic study”, Journal of Chinese Chemical Society,  54(5), 1223-1232.
Books : 
  1. Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications, Elsevier publishers, 2020.
  2. UGC e-content on chemical engineering (04 modules) and polymer science (04 modules).
  Journal Publications: 
  1. Ravi kumar V, Prakash K.R., and Nithin K.S. (2020): "Strain sensing and characterization of CNFs wrapped with polyaniline/polypyrrole based polyester composites", International Journal of Mechanical and Production Engineering Research and Development, 10(2), 1267-1274.
  2. Praveen Sivadasu, Devagowda Vishakante Gowda, Nithin K.S., Bhavya Malgur, Sachhidananda Shivanna and Siddaramaiah Hatna (2020): "Direct Brain Targeted Nanostructured Lipid Carriers for Sustained Release of Schizophrenic Drug: Formulation, Characterization and Pharmacokinetic Studies", 54(1), 73-84.
  3. Shivanna, S., Nithin, K.S., Kasargod Nagaraj, S., and Siddaramaiah, H. (2019): "Orange-red fluorescent polymer nanocomposite films with large stokes shift:  An  opto-electronic exercise", Journal of Luminescence, 208,  488-494.
  4. Shivanna, S., Nithin, K. S., Nagaraj, S. K., Mutturaj, J. R. B. and Basavaraj, S. (2019): "Patina-green coloured light emitting polycarbonate films: A synergistic extraction of improved UV endurance and considerate spectral down-conversion", Journal of Luminescence, 210, 276-284.
  5. Jagajeevanraj, B. M., Sachhidananda, S., Pushpalatha, K., and Nithin, K. S. (2019): "Nanostructured Al0.2Y1.8O3 semiconductor assisted enhancement in PVOH fortitude to withstand high energy UV photons: An opto-mechanical study", Optik, 182, 598-604.
  6. Patil, H.V., Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S., Chandrashekara, K.T., and Kumar, S. (2016): "Mycofabrication of bioactive silver nanoparticle: Photo-catalysed synthesis and characterization to attest its  augmented bio-efficacy". Arabian Journal of Chemistry, 12(8), 4596-4611.
  7. Sachhidananda, S., Suma, G.R., Nithin, K. S., Satyanarayana, S.V., and Siddaramaiah, S. (2019): "Tuning the Electrical and Thermal Functionalities of Mechanically Flexible Poly (vinyl alcohol) Nanocomposites: Effect of Cerium Zirconate Nanofiller Content". International Journal of Engineering Sciences and Management, 1(1), 8-14.
  8. Tirumali, M., Kandasubramanian, B., Kumaraswamy, A., and Nithin, K.S. (2018): "Fabrication, Physicochemical Characterizations and Electrical Conductivity Studies of Modified Carbon Nanofiber-Reinforced Epoxy Composites: Effect of 1-Butyl-3-Methylimidazolium Tetrafluoroborate Ionic Liquid", Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 57(3), 218-228.
  9. Saeed, A. M., Al-Gunaid, M. Q., Nithin, K.S. and Basavarajaiah, S. (2018): "Effect of cesium aluminate nanofiller on optical properties of polyvinyl pyrrolidone nanocomposite films", Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 57(12), 1188-1196.
  10. Sachhidananda Shivanna., Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj., Jagajeevanraj., and Nithin K.S. (2018): "Polymer Based Nanocomposites Hybrids as High Energy Solar Concentrators with Reduced Reabsorption and Enhanced Photon to Electron Conversions", Journal of luminescence, 201, 368-376.
  11. Sachhidananda, S., Shilpa, K.N., Nithin K.S., Jagajeevanraj., and Siddaramaiah (2018): "Metallic Nanofiller Reinforced HPMC Films for Vegetable Packaging Applications", Arabian Journal of Chemistry. 13(6), 258-268.
  12. Nithin, K.S., Shilpa, K.N., Sachhidananda S., and Siddaramaiah (2018): "Poly (vinylalcohol)/Sodium Zincate Nanocomposite films as multifunctional Luminescent Down–Shifting layers (LDS): A straight forward stratagem to extend the short-wavelength limit of solar cells through enhanced UV-Light harvesting", Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 37(18), 1088-1098.
  13. Nithin, K.S., Sachhidananda Shivanna, Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Suresha B., and Hatna Siddaramaiah (2018): "Optoelectronic Behaviours of UV shielding Calcium Zirconate Reinforced Polycarbonate Nanocomposite Films: An Optical View", Materials Today: Proceedings, 5(8), 16626-16632.
  14. B. Suresha, Karthik Adappaa and Nithin K.S. (2018): "Mechanical and tribological behaviors of epoxy hybrid composites reinforced by carbon fibers and silicon carbide whiskers", Materials today: Proceedings, 5(8), 16658-16668.
  15. Nithin K.S., Shivanna, S., Nagaraj, S.K., and Siddaramaiah, H. (2018): "Refractive index engineering of poly (vinyl alcohol)/Li2ZnO2 nanocomposites: Effect of filler content and annealing temperature", AIP Conference Proceedings, 1943(1), 020127.
  16. Nithin K.S., Kasargod Nagaraj, S., Shivanna, S., and Siddaramaiah, H. (2018): "Yellow-green luminescent poly (vinyl alcohol) nanocomposite thick films as effective spectral manipulators", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 135(47), 46854. 
  17. Shadakshari Sandeep., Arehalli S. Santhosh., Ningappa Kumara Swamy., Gurukar S., Suresh., Jose S. Melo., and Nithin K.S. (2018): "Electrochemical detection of L-dopa using crude Polyphenol oxidase enzyme immobilized on electrochemically reduced RGO-Ag nanocomposite modified graphite electrode", Materials Science and Engineering: B, 232(5), 15-21.
  18. Shilpa, K.N., Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S., and Madhukar, B.S. (2017): "Visibly transparent PVA/sodium doped dysprosia (Na2Dy2O4) nano composite films, with high refractive index: An optical study". Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 694, 884-891.
  19. Al-Gunaid, M.Q., Saeed, A.M., Nithin K.S., and Madhukar, B.S. (2017): "Optical parameters, electrical permittivity and I-V characteristics of PVA/Cs2CuO2 nanocomposite films for opto-electronic applications", Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 28(11), 8074-8086.
  20. Suma, G. R., Nithin K.S., Shilpa, K. N., Sachhidananda, S., and Satyanarayana, S. V. (2017): "Effect of Ce0.5Zr0.5O2 nanofillers on structural and optical behaviors of poly (vinyl alcohol)", Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 28(14), 10707-10714.
  21. Prashanth, S., Subbaya, K. M., Nithin K.S., and Sachhidananda, S. (2017): "Fiber reinforced composites - a review", Journal of Material Science and Engineering, 6, 1-6.
  22. Suma, G.R., Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S., and Satyanarayana, S.V. (2017): "Nanotechnology Enabled E. Coli Sensors: An Opto-Electronic Study", Materials Today: Proceedings, 4(10), 11300-11304.
  23. Nithin K.S., Madhukar, B.S. and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Tuning the refractive index of Cs2ZnO2/poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites: Effect of dopant content and annealing temperature". Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 18(12), 10607-10612.
  24. Shilpa, K.N., Patil, H.B., Karthik, P., Mallikarjun, K., JagajeevanRaj, B.M., Sharon, S., and Nithin K.S. (2017): "Study on Polymer Nanocomposites Based Strain Sensors for Structural Health Monitoring", International Journal of Engineering Science and computing, 7(9), 14869-14874.
  25. Champa, T, Sachhidananda, S, Shilpa, K.N., Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Optoelectronic Behaviors of Reversibly Stretchable Na0.8Mn0.8O2 Reinforced Poly (Vinyl Alcohol) Nanocomposites", International Journal of Engineering Science and computing, 7(9), 14875-14879.
  26. Champa, T., Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S., and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Dielectric behaviors of reversibly stretchable sodium doped manganese dioxide loaded poly (vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites for super capacitor applications”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 678, 984-993.
  27. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S., Kendagannaswamy, B.K., Shilpa, K.N., Vasanth Patil, Sheebha Sharon, Vibha Urs, Veena, B., and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Photocatalytic degradation of indigo carmine under solar/uv irradiance using hydrothermally developed lithium zincate nanopowders", Research & Reviews: Journal of Material Science, 4(4), 1-5.
  28. Patil, V.B., Sachhidananda, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah, (2017): "Microwave assisted synthesis of novel Zinc oxide quantum dots: A potent biological agent with therapeutic characters", International Journal of Engineering Science and computing, 5(12), 13775-13781.
  29. Sachhidananda S., Nithin K.S., Joong hee lee, Chinmayee, Siddaramaiah H, (2017): "Photonic down-conversion induced blue light emitting PVA nanocomposites", Research & Reviews: Journal of Material Science, 4(5), 13-21.
  30. Nithin K.S., Kasargod Nagaraj, S., Shivanna, S., and Siddaramaiah, H. (2016): "Highly flexible and visibly transparent poly (vinyl alcohol)/calcium zincate nanocomposite films for UVA shielding applications   as   assessed   by   novel   ultraviolet   photon   induced    fluorescence    quenching", Macromolecules, 49(7), 2791-2801.
  31. Shilpa, K.N., Patil, H.B., Karthik, P., Mallikarjun, K., JagajeevanRaj, B.M., Sharon, S., and Nithin K.S. (2016): "Removal of Cu (II) from water using hydrothermally synthesized strontium doped zirconium oxide nano adsorbents", Journal of Material Science and Engineering, 1(4), 252-256.
  32. Nithin K.S., Shivanna, S., Nagaraj, S., Chinmayee, S., and Basavarajaiah, S. (2016): "Poly (vinyl alcohol) decorated lithium doped stannous oxide nanocomposites as highly flexible UVA shieldants", Chemical Science Journal, 7, 121.
  33. Suma, G.R., Nithin K.S., Latha, B.V., Nagaraj, S.K., Shivanna, S., Suggala, V., and Sathyanarayana, S. (2016): "Gent to refractive index engineering of strontium doped zirconium oxide (SZO) reinforced poly vinyl pyrrolidone composite films: Effect of dopant content and annealing temperature", International Journal of Engineering Science, 5703.
  34. Shilpa, K.N., Urs, S.R., Patil, H.B., Jayadevappa, H.P., Latha, B.V., and Nithin K.S. (2016): "Adsorptive removal of Cu (II) from aqueous solution using nanostructured Lithium Zincate", International Journal of Engineering Science, 8463.
  35. Patil, H.V., Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S., Chandrashekara, K.T., and Kumar, S. (2016): "Mycofabrication of bioactive silver nanoparticle: Photo-catalysed synthesis and characterization to attest its  augmented bio-efficacy". Arabian Journal of Chemistry, Doi.org/10.1016/j.arabjc.2016.07.009.
  36. Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Sachhidananda Shivanna, Nithin K.S., and Hatna Siddaramaiah (2016): "Revisiting Powder X-ray Diffraction Technique: A Powerful Tool to Characterize Polymers and their Composite Films”, Research & Reviews: Journal of Material Sciences, 4(4), 1-5.
  37. Nithin K.S., (2016): "Polymer Nanocomposites as Luminescent Down Shifting Layers”, Research & Reviews: Journal of Material Sciences. 4(3), 9-12.
  38. Nithin K.S., (2016): "Nanotechnology Enabled Electrode Materials for Rechargeable Sodium-Ion Batteries: An Ideal Resolution to Global Energy Crisis", Research & Reviews: Journal of Material Sciences. 4(4), 18-21.
  39. Nithin K.S., (2016): "Polymer Based Piezoelectric Energy Harvesters", Research & Reviews: Journal of Material Sciences. 4(4), 25-30.
  40. Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2015): "Opto-electrical characteristics of poly (vinyl alcohol)/cesium zincate nanodielectrics". The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 119(35), 20244-20255.
  41. Vasanth Patil, H.B., and Nithin K.S. (2015): "Insecticide confrontation in Dengue vector: Enzymatic Characterization of tolerance level in the Mysore field populations of Aedes aegypti". Journal of Mosquito Research, 5.
  42. Mallesha, L., Karthik, C.S., Nithin K.S., and Mallu, P. (2013): "Synthesis and In Vitro Biological Activity of (E)-1-((4-Methyl-3-(4-(pyridin-3-yl) amino) phenyl) diazenyl) naphthalein-2- ol". Chemical Science Review and Letters, 2.
Conference Proceedings
  1. Shruthi S., Sachhidananda S., Nithin K.S., Somesh T,E., Joong hee lee and Siddaramaiah H (2020): "Improved Visible Photocatalytic  Activity of Nickel Doped Zinc Oxide Designed for Azodyes Degradation",  Second International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT-20) at JSS&ST, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020.
  2. Sachhidananda S., Nithin K.S., Joong hee lee., Chinmayee and Siddaramaiah H (2020): "Forster Resonance Energy Transfer Induced UV to Visible Photon Cutting in Blue Light Emitting PVA/Sr0.5Zn0.5O Nanocomposite films", Second International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT-20) at JSS&ST, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020.
  3. Nithin K.S., Shilpa, K.N., Sachhidananda, S., and Siddaramaiah (2020). "Colour switching polymer nanocomposites for photonic applications", International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT), SJCE, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020. (Invited talk and session chair).
  4. Jagajeevan raj B M., Pushpalatha K.,  Sachhidananda S., Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah H (2020): "Development and Performance Evaluation of Metal Oxide Decorated Silk Fabrics", Second International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT-20) at JSS&ST, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020.
  5. Kavya H.V., Kendagannaswamy B.K., Chamaraja N.A.,  Sachhidananda S., Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah H (2020): "Fabrication and Optical Characterization of Calcium Doped Zirconate Dispersd Hybrid PVP-PVA Nanocomposites", Second International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT-20) at JSS&ST, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020.
  6. Shruthi P., Ramdas Bhandarkar., Pushpalatha K.,  Nithin K.S.,  Sachhidananda S., and Jagajeevan raj B.M. (2020): "Nanomaterials in Drug Delivery", Second International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT-20) at JSS&ST, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020.
  7. Manjusha Bojamma., Nishaan Kushalappa., Sanchitha M,D., Prekshitha B.S.,  Sachhidananda S.,  Subbaiah K.M., Nithin K.S., Jagajeevan raj B M.,  and Prajwal Ponnamma M.A. (2020): "Performance evaluation of photo-responsive polymer based smart composites towards opto-electronic and energy storage applications", Second International Conference on Advanced Materials & Technology (ICMAT-20) at JSS&ST, Mysuru, India during January 16-18, 2020.
  8. Ashajyothi M., Divakar H.N., Subbaiah K.M., Sachhidananda S.,  Jagajeevan raj B M., and Nithin K.S., (2020): "Nanotechnology Enabled Smart Fabrics: Development and Performance Evaluation", International Conference on Advanced Materials, Ceramics & Engineering Sciences (AMCES-2020) at Dayananda Sagar college of engineering, Bengaluru, India during January 17-18, 2020.
  9. Kishen Karumbaiah B.J., Nithin K.S., and Basava T (2020): "Nanotechnology Enabled Polymer Based Soft Materials Towards Flexible Electronics", International Conference on Advanced Materials, Ceramics & Engineering Sciences (AMCES-2020) at Dayananda Sagar college of engineering, Bengaluru, India during January 17-18, 2020.
  10. Ashajyothi M., Vinutha P., Ismail M., Divakar H.N., Subbaiah K.M., Sachhidananda S.,  Jagajeevan raj B.M., and Nithin K.S. (2020): "Mechanically Flexible Polymer Based Soft Materials for UV-Protective Applications", International Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering Sciences (ICAMES) at PES college of engineering, Mandya, India during February 28-29, 2020.
  11. Nithin K.S., (2020): "Science and Technology for Sustainable Agriculture ", National conference on Frontiers of Chemical and Agriculture Sciences Development : Challenges and Opportunities, Govindasa College, Surathkhal, India on March 3, 2020. (Plenary talk).
  12. Darshan S, Sachhidananda Shivanna, Md Aaqib Javeed, Subbaiah K.M., Pushpalatha K and Nithin K.S., (2019): "Visibly Transparent and Mechanically Flexible PMMA/Al0.4Zn0.4O Nanocomposite Based UV Filters", International Conference on Frontiers in Materials from Basic Science to Real-time Applications at CNMS-JAIN University, Bangalore during March 13-16, 2019.
  13. Nithin K.S, Sachhidananda Shivanna, Jagajeevan raj B M, and Pushpalatha K (2019): "Silver Nanocolloid Wrapped Polyurethane Foam Based Piezo-resistive Sensors for Smart Intravenous Fluid Dispenser Applications",  International Conference on Frontiers in Materials from Basic Science to Real-time Applications at CNMS-JAIN University, Bangalore during March 13-16, 2019.
  14. Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2018): "Mixed-metal oxides reinforced polycarbonate thin films: An Opto-electronic Study", National Conference on Advanced Materials for Health, Energy and Environment (AMHEE-2018), at JSS Science and Technological University, Mysuru, India, during March 24-25, 2018.
  15. Nithin K.S. and S, Sachhidananda (2018): "Visibly Transparent Polymer Nanocomposite Hybrids as Luminescent Solar Concentrators: A straight forward stratagem to extend the short-wavelength limit of solar cells", International Conference on Design, Materials and Manufacture (IcDeM-2018), NITK, Surathkal, India during January 29-31, 2018. (Invited talk)
  16. S. Sachhidananda, Nithin K.S., Shilpa K.N. and Siddaramaiah (2018): “Forster resonance energy transfer induced UV to visible photon cutting in blue light emitting polycarbonate/Sr0.5Zn0.5O nanocomposite Films”, International Conference on Nanomaterials and their Applications (ICNA-2018), at University of Mysore, Mysuru, India during March 21-22, 2018.
  17. Mahesh, K.M. Subbaiah, Nithin K.S., Jagajeevan raj and Sachhidanada Shivanna (2018): "Highly Flexible and Conducting Polymer Nanocomposite Films for Selective Gas Sensing Applications", International Conference on Green Methods for Separation Purification and Nanomaterials Synthesis, JAIN University. Banglore, India during February 24-25, 2018.
  18. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda Shivanna, Jagajeevan Raj B.M., and Pushpalatha K (2018): "Mechanically Flexible And Electrically Conducting Polymer Nanocomposites Based Strain Sensors For Structural Health Monitoring Applications", International Conference on Nanomaterials and Their Applications, Mysuru university, Karnataka, India during March 1-2, 2018.
  19. Shushmitha H, Shree Raksha R,  B. Niranjan, D. Rahul, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2018): "Polymer nanocomposites based strain sensors for structural health monitoring", Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Techology, Davanagere, India during August 10-11, 2018. (Best Project award).
  20. Nithin K.S., S. Sachhidananda, K.N. Shilpa and  Siddaramaiah (2018): “Refractive index engineering of Poly (vinyl alcohol)/Li2ZnO2 nanocomposites: Effect of filler content and annealing Temperature”, International conference on Design, Materials and Manufacture (IcDeM 2018), NITK Surathkal, India, January 29-31, 2018.
  21. Sachhidananda S., Nithin K.S., Jagajeevan Raj B.M. Sushmitha H, Shree Raksha R,  B.Niranjan, D. Rahul and Siddaramaiah (2018): “UV filtering polymer nanocomposite thick films with added advantages of high optical clarity and self-cleaning abilities”, 3rd International Conference on Innovative Design, Analysis and Development Practices in Aeronautical and Automobile Engineering (IDAD 2018), Veltech University, Chennai, India during March 22-24, 2018.
  22. S. Sachhidananda and K.S. Nithin (2018): "Blue Light Emitting Polycarbonate/Sr0.5Zn0.5O Nanocomposite Films for Photonic Applications", International Conference on Recent Trends in Materials Science and Technology, IISST, Thiruvananthapuram, India during October 10-13, 2018.  (Invited talk)
  23. K.N. Shilpa, Nithin K.S., S. Sachhidananda, Joong Hee Lee and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Poly (vinyl alcohol) Based Smart Solar Concentrators", National Conference on Novel Polymeric Materials (POLYCON-2017), S.J. College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during September 15-16, 2017.
  24. Nithin K.S., K.N. Shilpa, S. Sachhidananda, Jagajeevan Raj  and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Piezoelectricity and Self Powered Bio-medical Implant: An indispensable medical tool for a better tomorrow", National Conference on Novel Polymeric Materials (POLYCON-2017), S.J. College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during September 15-16, 2017. (Best paper award).
  25. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda Shivanna,Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Jagajeevan Raj B.M., and Hatna Siddaramaiah (2017): "Zn2Al Poly(vinyl alcohol) layered doubled hydroxide: A potential UVA shieldant with photonic down conversion", National Conference on Novel Polymeric Materials (POLYCON-2017), S.J. College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during September 15-16, 2017.
  26. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda Shivanna, Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Jagajeevan Raj B.M., and Hatna Siddaramaiah (2017): "Mg-doped ZnO reinforced polycarbonate thin films: An opto-electronic study", National Conference on Novel Polymeric Materials (POLYCON-2017), S.J. College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during September 15-16, 2017.
  27. Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Visibly Transparent Polymer Nanocomposite Hybrids as Luminescent Solar Concentrators", Twenty-Sixth International Conference on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAM-XXVI), Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, South Korea during October 16-21, 2017. (Plenary talk).
  28. G.R.Suma, Nithin K.S., S. Sachhidananda, S.V. Satyanarayana and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Opto-electronic Behaviours of Self-cleaning Polycarbonate based Nanocomposites Films for UV Filtering Applications", 8th  International Conference on Advancements in Polymeric Materials (APM-2017), IISc, Bengaluru, India during February 11-13, 2017.
  29. Nithin K.S., M.R. Shankare Gowda, Subramanya Raj Urs, Jayadevappa and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Lithium zirconate nanofillers enabled poly (vinyl alcohol) based solar concentrators with reduced reabsorption and increased efficiency", International Symposium on Advanced Materials for Engineering Applications (ISEMEA-2017), NIE, Mysuru, India during March 24-25, 2017.
  30. K.N. Shilpa, Nithin K.S., S. Sachhidananda, K. Chiranjeevi,K, M.S. Ranjith and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Electronic spectral studies of lithium doped stannous oxide decorated poly (vinyl alcohol) nanocomposite films towards UVA shielding applications", National Conference on Applications of Modern Analytical Techniques to Fundamental Research in Chemistry (AMAT), JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysore during March 9-10, 2016. (Best oral presentation award).
  31. Sachhidananda, B.K. Kendagannaswamy, S. Subramanya Raj Urs, K.N. Shilpa, Sheebha Sharon, Veena B, Vibha Urs, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Solar/UV irradiance induced photo-catalytic degradation of indigo carmine using hydrothermally developed sodium zincate nano powders assessed through electronic spectral studies", National Conference on Applications of Modern Analytical Techniques to Fundamental Research in Chemistry (AMAT), JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysore during March 9-10, 2016. (Best poster presentation award).
  32. Nithin K.S., K.N. Shilpa, S. Sachhidananda and Siddaramaiah H (2016): "Poly (vinyl alcohol)/Sodium Zincate Nano composite films as multifunctional Luminescent Down – Shifting layers (LDS): A straight forward stratagem to extend the short-wavelength limit of solar cells through enhanced UV-Light harvesting", International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16), Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during May 26-28, 2016. (Best paper award).
  33. Nithin K.S., S. Sachhidananda, B.K. Kendagannaswamy, Shilpa, K.N., Vasanth Patil, Sheebha Sharon, Vibha Urs, Veena, B., and Siddaramaiah H (2016): "Photocatalytic degradation of indigo carmine under solar/uv irradiance using hydrothermally developed lithium zincate nano powders", International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16), Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during May 26-28, 2016.
  34. Nithin K.S., S.Sachhidananda, K. Chiranjeevi, M.S. Ranjith, K.N. Shilpa and Siddaramaiah H (2016): "Copper doped Zirconia nano fillers functionalized poly(vinyl alcohol) dielectric films as highly flexible visible band pass filters for opto-electronic applications", International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16), Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during May 26-28, 2016.
  35. Nithin K.S., (2016): "Polymer Nanocomposite films as multifunctional Luminescent Down - Shifting layers (LDS): A straight forward stratagem to extend the short-wavelength limit of solar cells through enhanced UV-Light harvesting", National Conference on Advances in Polymeric materials, Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, India during February 5-6, 2016. (Invited talk).
  36. M.R. Shankre Gowda, B.S. Madhukar, S. Srinivas, Nithin K.S. (2016): “Mechanical and thermal behaviors of glass fiber reinforced nylon 6/arylonitrile butadiene styrene composites for automobile applications”, National Conference on Advances in Polymeric materials, Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, India during February 5-6, 2016.
  37. Nithin K.S., S.Sachhidananda, K. Chiranjeevi, M.S. Ranjith and Shilpa K.N. (2016): "Electrical  behaviors of poly vinyl pyrrolydine/LiClO4-CsAlO2 solid polymer electrolytes", National Conference on Advances in Polymeric materials, Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Anantapur, India during February 5-6, 2016.
  38. Nithin K.S., M.R. Shankare Gowda, Subramanya Raj Urs, Jayadevappa and Siddaramaiah: Lithium zirconate nanofillers enabled poly (vinyl alcohol) based solar concentrators with reduced reabsorption and increased efficiency”, International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16), Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during May 26-28, 2016.
  39. Champa,T, Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda, S. and  Siddaramaiah H (2016): "Dielectric behaviors of reversibly stretchable sodium doped manganese dioxide loaded poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites for super capacitor applications", International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-16), Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, India during May 26-28, 2016.
  40. Nithin K.S., Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Sachhidananda Shivanna, pratheep, Jagjeevan, Mallikarjun, Karthik, Suresh, Ganesh, Guruprasad, Zulkhar, and Siddaramaiah H (2016): "Tuning the refractive index of Poly (vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites for anti-reflection coating applications", National Conference on Applications of Modern Analytical Techniques to Fundamental Research in Chemistry (AMAT), JSS college of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysore during March 9-10, 2016.
  41. Sachhidananda.S., Kendagannaswamy B.K., Subramanya Raje Urs., Shilpa,K.N., Sheebha Sharon, Veena,B, Siddaramaiah., Nithin K.S., (2016): "Solar/UV Irradiance Induced Photocatalytic Degradation of Rhodamine B Using Hydrothermally Developed Sodium Zincate Nano Powders", National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques (ETAT-2016), Government Science College, Hassan, India during March 28-29, 2016.
  42. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda S., Chiranjeevi K. ,Ranjith M.S, Chiranjeevi Abhishek M.P., Shilpa K.N., and Siddaramaiah (2016): “Metal oxide nanoparticles induced changes micro-structural behaviors of polycarbonate thick films”, National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques (ETAT-2016), Government Science College, Hassan, India during March 28-29, 2016.
  43. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda S., Chiranjeevi K. ,Ranjith M.S, Chiranjeevi Abhishek M.P., Shilpa K.N., and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Electronic Spectral Studies of Lithium Doped Stannous Oxide/ Poly (vinyl alcohol) Nano Composite Films Towards the Development of Highly Flexible UVA Shieldants", National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques (ETAT-2016), Government Science College, Hassan, India during March 28-29, 2016.
  44. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Future of bio-mimetic polymers in bio-medical and pharmaceutics", National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques (ETAT-2016), Government Science College, Hassan, India during March 28-29, 2016.
  45. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Dielectric behaviours of Cu doped SnO2 polyvinyl alcohol nanocomposites", National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques (ETAT-2016), Government Science College, Hassan, India during March 28-29, 2016.
  46. Suma G.R., Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Determination of microstructural parameters in ZnO/PVA nanocomposites using whole pattern fitting technique”, National Seminar on Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques (ETAT-2016), Government Science College, Hassan, India during March 28-29, 2016.
  47. Nithin K.S., Shilpa K.N., Sachhidananda, S., Vasanth Patil H.B., Kendagannaswamy B.K., Kavya B.V., Suma G.R., Murad Al Gunaid, Adel M.N. Saeed and Siddaramaiah (2016):"Effect of filler content and annealing temperature on optical properties of high refractive poly (vinyl alcohol)/rubidium doped zinc oxide nanocomposites", National conference on Scientific, Computational & Information Research Trends in Engineering (NCSCI-2016), GSSS Institute of Engineering & Technology for Women, Mysuru, India on January 30, 2016.
  48. G.R. Suma, Nithin K.S., S. Sachhidananda, S.V. Satyanarayana and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Nanotechnology Enabled E.Coli Sensors", International Conference on Advanced Materials, Manufacturing, Management and Thermal Sciences (AMMMT -2016), Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur, India during September 23-24, 2016.
  49. Sachhidananda Shivanna, Kavya H.V., Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Jagajeevan raj, Ravi Shankar, and Nithin K.S., (2016): "Polymer Based Nanocomposites Hybrids as High Energy Solar Concentrators with Reduced Reabsorption and Enhanced Photon to Electron Conversions", International conference on Importance of herbal medicine in the era of globalization - A live demonstration, Sahyadri Science College, Shivamogga, India during December 21-23, 2016.
  50. Nithin K.S., Sachhidananda Shivanna, Shilpa Kasargod Nagaraj, Suresha B, Jagajeevan Raj B.M., and Hatna Siddaramaiah (2016): "Opto-electronic Behaviors of UV shielding Ca-doped ZrO2 Reinforced Nanocomposite Films: An Optical View", International Conference on Advanced Materials (SCICON-16), Amrita University, Coimbatore, India during December 19-21, 2016. (Best oral presentation award).
  51. Sachhidananda S, Suresha B, Vasanth Patil H.B, Shilpa K.N., Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2016): "Metallic Nanofiller Reinforced HPMC Films for Vegetable Packaging Applications", International Conference on Advanced Materials (SCICON-16), Amrita University, Coimbatore, India during December 19-21, 2016. (Best poster presentation award).
  52. B. Suresha, Karthik Adappaa and Nithin K.S., (2016): "Mechanical and tribological behaviours of epoxy hybrid composites reinforced by carbon fibers and silicon carbide whiskers", International Conference on Advanced Materials (SCICON-16), Amrita University, Coimbatore, India during December 19-21, 2016.
  53. Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2015): "Polymer-inorganic nano hybrids as optically effective additives for light harnessing applications", National Seminar on Advances studies on Polymeric Materials and Applications (NSAPMA-2015), S.K. University, Anantapur, India during March 14-15, 2015. (Invited talk).
  54. Nithin K.S., K.N.Shilpa, B.S. Madhukar and Siddaramaiah (2015): "Tuning the optical constants of luminescent poly(vinyl alcohol)/Cs2ZnO2 nanocomposites for photonic applications", National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Biology, JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysore, India, during March 2-3, 2015. (Best oral presentation award).
  55. Sachhidananda S, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2015): "Tuning the refractive index of poly (vinyl alcohol)/Cs2ZnO2 nanocomposites for antireflection coating applications", National seminar on Science, Technology & productization – A means for growth, Oxford college of science, Bangalore, India during February 5-6, 2015.
  56. M. Chethana, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2015): “Performance evaluation of nanoclay loaded polyurethane/ginger spent”, Oxford college of science, Bangalore, India during February 5-6, 2015.
  57. V.B Patil, Sachhidananda, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah H (2015): "Microwave assisted synthesis of novel Zinc oxide quantum dots. A potent biological agent with therapeutic characters”, National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Biology, JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, Mysore, India, during March 2-3, 2015.
  58. Nithin K.S., (2015): "Polymer-inorganic nano hybrids as optically effective additives for light harnessing applications", National Seminar on Advances studies on Polymeric Materials and Applications (NSAPMA-2015), S.K. University, Anantapur, India during March 14-15, 2015. (Invited talk).
  59. C.D. Sathish, L. Mallesha, Nithin K.S., and Siddaramaiah (2014): "Studies on synthesis and spectral characterization of some transition metal complexes of N-(3- Methoxysalicylidine)-O-aminophenol", National Conference on  Recent  trends  in chemical research, SJCE, Mysore, India during January 3-4, 2014.
  60. Nithin K.S., B.S. Madhukar and Siddaramaiah (2014): "Tuning the refractive index of Cs2ZnO2/poly (vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites: Effect of dopant content and annealing temperature", International Conference on Polymer Composites (ICPC-2014), NITK, Surathkal, India during December 19-20, 2014.
  61. Lingappa Mallesha, Chimatahalli S. Karthik,  Nithin K.S.,  and Puttaswamappa Mallu (2013): “Synthesis and In Vitro Biological Activity of (E)-1-((4-Methyl-3- (4-(pyridin- 3yl) amino) phenyl) diazenyl) naphthalein-2-ol”, National Conference on Fundamental and Applied Chemistry, Dhirajlal Ghandhi College of Technology, Salem, India on October 4, 2013.
  Book Chapters: 
  1. Nithin K.S., Shilpa K.N., S. Sachhidananda, Jagajeevan B.M., and Siddaramaiah (2017): “Advances in Polymer Based Piezoelectric systems”, in book,  "Emergent Research on Polymeric and Composite Materials", Edited by R. Somashekar and Thejas Urs G., IGI GlobalE- Editorial Discovery, Hershey, USA, 2017.
  2. D.V.Gowda, Nithin K.S., S. Praveen, Bhavya, M.V and Siddaramaiah (2017): "Polymers in cosmetics: An overview", in book, "Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications", Edited by Mishra, Taylor and Francis Group, New York, USA, 2019.
  3. Suresha B, Hemanth and Nithin K.S., (2017): "Automotive Applications: Reinforced Material Components", in book, "Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications", Edited by Mishra, Taylor and Francis Group, New York, USA, 2019.
  4. Kishen K., Nithin K.S., Basava T., and Sachhidananda S., (2020): "Nanotechnology Enabled Polymer Based Flexible Electronics and their Potential Applications", in book "Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications", Edited by Nithin K.S., Siddaramaiah H., and Joong Hee Lee, Elsevier publishers, USA, 2020.
  5. Shilpa K.N., Sachhidananda S., Jagajeevan Raj B.M., and Nithin K.S., (2020): "Polymer based Electro-active Smart Composites for Strain Sensing Applications", in book "Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications", Edited by Nithin K.S., Siddaramaiah H., and Joong Hee Lee, Elsevier publishers, USA, 2020.
  6. Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., Jagajeevan Raj B.M., Siddaramaiah H., and Nithin K.S., (2020): "Imperative Tools and Techniques Towards Characterizing Polymer Based Smart Composites for Optical, Opto-electronic and Energy Related Applications", in book "Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications", Edited by Nithin K.S., Siddaramaiah H., and Joong Hee Lee, Elsevier publishers, USA, 2020.
  7. Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., Jagajeevan Raj B.M., Siddaramaiah H., and Nithin K.S., (2020): "Nanotechnology Enabled Metal Oxides Introduced Polymer Based Smart Composites with Advanced Optical, Opto-electronic and Electrical Energy Storage Functionalities", in book "Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications", Edited by Nithin K.S., Siddaramaiah H., and Joong Hee Lee, Elsevier publishers, USA, 2020.
  8. Sachhidananda S., Shilpa K.N., Jagajeevan Raj B.M., Siddaramaiah H., and Nithin K.S., (2020): "Mechanically Flexible and Visibly Transparent Polymer Based Composite Materials for UV-protective Applications", in book "Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications", Edited by Nithin K.S., Siddaramaiah H., and Joong Hee Lee, Elsevier publishers, USA, 2020.
  9. Shilpa K.N., Sachhidananda S., Jagajeevan Raj B.M., Siddaramaiah H., and Nithin K.S., (2020): "Introduction to Polymer Based Smart Composites and/or Nanocomposites for Opto-electronic and Energy Applications", in book "Polymer based smart composites for opto-electronic and energy applications", Edited by Nithin K.S., Siddaramaiah H., and Joong Hee Lee, Elsevier publishers, USA, 2020.
Journal Publication:
  1. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar. (2018): “Effect of Co doping on CIS2 thin films”, Chinese Journal of Physics- Elsevier, (56), 1147–1157.
  2. M. Prajwal, M.A. Sangamesha and K. Pushpalatha. (2017): “Fabrication and Properties of Conductive Conjugated Polymers / Weaver Ant Silk Fibroin Composite Fibers”, Journal of Nano Technology and Its Application in Engineering, 2 (1&2),1-15.
  3. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar. (2016): “Low Cost CuSSe Thin Film by Non-Vacuum Techniques”, International Journal of Thin Films Science and Technology, 5(2), 129-135. 
  4. M. Prajwal, M. A. Sangamesha and K. Pushpalatha. (2015): “Ant larvae silk fibres mat”, Current Science, 108(8),1546-1547.
  5. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G.L. Shekar. (2014): “Structural and Optical Studies of Conducting PANI/CuS Nanocomposites on Nanocrystalline Zinc-Oxide Thin Film”, American Journal of Nanotechnology, 5(1), 1-9. 
  6. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar. (2014): “Synthesis and Characterization of Conducting Polyaniline/Copper Selenide Nanocomposites”, Indian Journal of Advances in Chemical Science, 2(3), 223-227.
  7. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G.L. Shekar. (2013): “Effect of Concentration on Structural and Optical Properties of CuS thin films”, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, 02 (11), 227-234.
  8. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, G.L. Shekar, and S. Shamsundar. (2013): “Preparation and Characterization of Nanocrystalline CuS Thin Films for Dye-Sensitized Solar cells”, ISRN Nanomaterials, Article ID 829430, 8 http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/829430.
  Conference Proceedings
  1. Sangamesha M.A, Lokesh Kumar S, K. Pushpalatha , Nithin K S and Lakshmi Rangantha V (2020): “Influence of Copper Selenide nanoparticles on Structural, Optical and Opto-electronic Properties of PolyvinylAlcohol/ Copper Selenide blend Composites” Advances in Materials, Ceramics & Engineering Sciences' (AMCES- 2020), organised by Dayananda Sagar College of Engineering, Bengaluru, India, during January 17th - 18th, 2020.
  2. Sangamesha M.A, Lokesh Kumar S, K. Pushpalatha and Madhukar B S (2020):Modifying Poly(Vinyl Alcohol) (PVA) from Insulator to Small-Bandgap Polymer: An Approach for Optoelectronic Devices, Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-20), organised by Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, JSS Science and Technology University, Mysuru - 570 006, during January 16th to 18th ,2020.
  3. Shyamili N B, Yogitha M, Sangamesha M.A and K. Pushpalatha (2017): “Effect of Cadmium doping on Dye sensitized Poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) Nanocomposite Films”, International Conference on Nanomaterials and their Applications 2018 organised by University of Mysore, at manasagangothri, Mysore during March 1-2, 2018.
  4. M.A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha (2017): “Fabrication and Characterization of PVA (Poly(vinyl alcohol))/PA-CuS (Polyaniline-Copper Sulphide) Nanocomposite thin Films”, 7th National Conference on Advances in Polymeric Materials (NCAPM) Polycon-2017, organized by Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, JSS science and technology university, Mysore -570006, Karnataka, India, during September 15 & 16, 2017.
  5. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar (2015): “Effect of concentration on Optical properties of CuS thin films”, Two Day National Conference on “Recent Trends in Chemical Biology” organized by JSS College, Ooty Road, Mysore, during March 2 and 3, 2015.
  6. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar (2015): “Preparation and characterization of weaver ants’ silk - Polyaniline composites”, Natural, Bio polymers and their composites- ICNP2015” organized by Mahathma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, during April 10 to 12, 2015.
  7. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar (2015):  “Surface analysis and Optical studies of CuSSe thin films for solar cell”, National Conference on “Condensed Matter Physics and Application- Cmpa-2015, organized by Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal, during March 27 and 28, 2015.
  8. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar(2014): “Synthesis and Characterization of Conducting Polyaniline/Copper Selenide Nanocomposites”, 6th National Conference on Advances in Polymeric Materials (NCAPM), Polycon, organized by Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysore,, Karnataka, India, during April 16 & 17, 2014.
  9. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, G. L. Shekar, and S. Shamsundar (2013): “Preparation and Characterization of Nanocrystalline ZnO Thin Film on Flexible Substrate by Sol-Gel Method”, First Indo-Canadian Symposium on Nano-Science and Technology (ICSNST), organised by National Institute of Engineering, Mysore, during  February 20th -22nd,  2013.
  10. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, G. L. Shekar, and S. Shamsundar (2012): “Dye Sensitized Copper sulphide solar cells”, International Conference, Advance Nano Materials (ANM 2012), organised by IIT/Madras, during October 17th – 19th, 2012.
Conference Attended
  1. Outcome Based Education and NBA Accreditation Training Program -2020 organized by GSSS college, Mysore, during 7th to 11th Jan 2020.
  2. Development programme on “Developing Next Generation Faculty” organized by NIE, during 22-28th July 2019.
  3. Engineering Faculty you can do Research, Learn how, organized by NIE, 22-23rd February 2019
  4. Technology Enabled Teaching Learning Process-2017 QIP organized by NIE, Mysore during Jan 3-9,2017
  5. One day workshop on Synthesis and Characterization of thin films held organized by NIE, Mysore during  Octo 5,2016 
  6. One day workshop on Proposal Writing to Funding Agencies held on Octo 6,2016 at NIE, Mysore
  7. Second Indo-Canadian Symposium on Nano-Science and Technology 2016 organized by NIE, Mysore during Feb18-19,2016 at NIE, Mysore
  8. 103rd Indian Science Congress held at University of Mysore on Jan 3-7, 2016.
  9. Three day Workshop on Research Methdologies and Latex held on 29th -31st Dec 2014 organised by VVIET, Mysore
  10. One day state level seminar on “Nanotechnology and Relevance of Chemistry in Contemporary Society” held on Sep 30th –Oct 1st 2013 organised by NIE, Mysore.
  11. One day state level seminar on Nano-Science & Technology-2013 at JSS College for Women, Mysore.
  12. 4th Banglore Nano “Nanoscience & Technology at the Cutting Edge-held on Dec 7-9, 2011” at The Lalit Ashok, Banglore, organized by Department of biotechnology, GoK
  1. B. Suresha, B.L. Ravishankar and Sukanya Ravishankar. (2013): “Dynamic mechanical analysis and three-body abrasive wear behavior of epoxy nanocomposites”, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 32(1), 61-71.
  2. B. Suresha, B.L. Ravishankar  and L. Sukanya Ravishankar. (2009): “Role of nanofiller additions on mechanical and dry sliding wear behaviour of epoxy nanocomposites”, Usak University Journal of Material Sciences, 2, 79-94.
  3. Sukanya L. Ravishankar, Ramesha A. Baba, Rangaswamy and Channe D. Gowda. (2007): “A comparative study of Quinolonium dichromate oxidation with hydrophobic dependence amnioacids; A kinetic and mechanistic approach”, Transition metal Chemistry, 32(3), 407-410.
  Conference Proceedings:   
  1. Presented a paper at National conference on Scintific , Computational and information research Trends in engineering held at GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for Women, Mysuru,  India. “Synthesis, Characterization and biological investigation of Fe+3, Mg+2, Mo+2, and V+4 complexes of 2-acetyl naptho [2,1-b] furan oxime”, held during January 30, 2016.
  2. Presented a paper at National conference on pure and applied chemistry, held at Sahyadri Science College, Shimoga, India.   “Phytochemical Screening and Analgesic activity of bark extracts of Pajanelia longifolia K.Schum”, held during December 29-31, 2014.
  3. Presented a paper at National Seminar on Recent Advances in Chemical Biology-An overview, held at Government Science College, Hassan, India. “In vitro Anthelmintic activity of bark extracts of Pajanelialongifolia”, held during March 15-16, 2013.
  4. Presented a paper at National conference onEmerging trends in Mechanical Engineering, held at Rajarajeshwari college ofengineering, Bangalore, India. “Effect of surface modifications of clay on the mechanical properties and dry sliding wear behavior of epoxy nanocomposites”,  held during February 24-25, 2012.
  5. Presented a paper at International conference on Recent advances in Mechanical Engineering, held at Dr M.G.R Educational and Research Institute University, Adayalampattu, Chennai, India. “Wear Charecteristics of Epoxy nano composites filled with organo modified montmorillonite under three body abrasion”, held during 2012.
  6. Presented a paper at National Conference on Herbal Medicines in the Era of Globalization, held at Sahyadri Science College, Shimoga, India. “In vitro anthelmintic activity of leaves extracts of Tabernaemontana coronaria”, held during September 10-11, 2011.
  7. Presented a paper at State level seminar, held at Govt. Science College, Hassan, India. “Oxidation of dipeptides and their constituent amino acids by Quinolonium dichromate in aqueous perchloric acid medium: A kinetic and mechanistic study”, held during October 10, 2009.
  8. Presented a paper at National conference on Bioorganic and medicinal chemistry conference, held at Manasagangotri, University of Mysore, Mysore, India. “Hydrophobicity oxidation of amino acids using Quinolonium dichromate: A kinetic and mechanistic study”, held on October 05-07, 2005.
National and International Journals
  1. Mallikarjunaswamy, C, V, Lakshmi Ranganatha, Ramith, R,Udaya Bhanu, Nagaraju, G. (2020): “Facile microwave assisted green synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles: Application to photodegradation, antibacterial and antioxidant”, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, (31), 1004-1021.
  2. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Nithin, K. S, Shaukath Ara Khanum, Nagaraju G, Mallikarjunaswamy C. (2019): “Zinc oxide Nanoparticles: A significant review on Synthetic strategies, Characterization and Applications”, AIP Conference Proceedings, (2162),  020089.
  3. Prashanth, T, Vijay Avin, B. R, Prabhu Thirusangu, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prabhakar, B. T, Narendra Sharath Chandra, J. N, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2019) “Synthesis of coumarin analogs appended with quinoline and thiazole moiety and their apoptogenic role against murine ascitic carcinoma”, Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy, (112), 108707.
  4. N. Latha Rani, V. Lakshmi Ranganatha, Sridhar, M. A. and Shaukath Ara Khanum, (2019): “Crystal Structure Study, Hirshfeld Surface Analysis and in vitro Antibacterial Activity of p-tolyl 4-fluorobenzoate”, Journal of Applicable Chemistry, 8 (1), 293-301.
  5. Vasanth Patil, H.B, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth T. and Mallikarjunaswamy,  C. (2018): Synthesis and Biological Applications of(E)-N-Benzylidene-5-bromo-2-chloropyrimidin-4-amine Derivatives, Asian Journal of Organic & Medicinal Chemistry, (1) 1-9.
  6. Naveen, P, Rekha, N. D, Lakshmi Ranganatha V, Prashanth T, Shaukath Ara Khanum, (2018): “Anti-inflammatory and antioxidant activity of salicylic acid conjugated dihydropyrazoline analogues”, Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science,8(02), 60-64,
  7. V. Lakshmi Ranganatha, T. Prashanth, H.B. Vasanth Patil, D.G. Bhadregowda, C. Mallikarjunaswamy, Synthesis and biological activity of 5-bromo-2-chloropyrimidin-4-amine derivatives, Chemical Data Collections, 2018,  13(14) 1-10.
  8. Naveen, P, Rekha N.D, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Bushra Begum, A, Shaukath Ara Khanum, (2017): “Synthesis of Salicylic Acid Fused Dihydropyrazole Analogues and their Mechanism of Action on Escherichia coli Cells”, Der Pharma Chemica, 9(16):91-97.
  9. Prabhu ThirusanguV, Vigneshwaran Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Vijay Avin B. R, Shaukath Ara KhanumRiaz MahmoodJayashree, K, Prabhakar, B.T. (2017): “A tumouralangiogenic gateway blocker, Benzophenone-1B represses the HIF-1α nuclear translocation and its target gene activation against neoplastic progression”, Biochemical Pharmacology,125, 26-40.
  10. Latha Rani, N, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Sridhar, M. A. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2016): “Synthesis, X-Ray Crystal Structure Study, Hirshfeld Surface Analysis, and Biological Activity of N-(2-amino-phenyl)-2-methyl-benzamide”, Journal of Applied Chemistry, Volume, Article ID 5951013, 7 pages.
  11. Latha Rani, N, Prashanth, T, Sridhar, M. A, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2016): “Hirshfeld Surface Analysis and Crystal Structure of [2-Bromo-4-(4-fluoro-benzoyl)-phenoxy]-acetic acid ethyl ester”, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst, 629, 78-85.
  12. Latha Rani, N, Prashanth, T, Sridhar, M.A, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Shaukath Ara Khanum And Lokanath, N.K. (2015): “Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Activity of 7-Fluoro-2-oxo-2H-chromene-3-carboxylic acid ethyl ester”, Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst, 623, 265-274. 
  13. Al-Ghorbani, M, Rekha, N.D, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Veerabasappa gowda T, Khanum, S. A. (2015): “Synthesis and Biological Efficacy of Novel Piperazine Analogues Bearing Quinoline and Pyridine Moieties”, Russian journal of bioorganic chemistry,41(5), 554-561.
  14. Sharma, N, Prashanth,T, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Khanum,S. A, Kant, R. and Gupta, V. K. (2015), “Crystal structure of 2,4,6-triisopropyl-2',5'-dimethoxybiphenyl”, Crystallography Reports,60, (7) , 1116-1120.
  15. Mohammed Al-Ghorbani, Vigneshwaran, V, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prabhakar, B. T. and Shaukath Ara Khanum, (2015): “Synthesis of oxadiazole-morpholine derivatives and manifestation of the repressed CD31 microvessel density (MVD) as tumoural angiogenic parameters in Dalton's lymphoma”, Bioorganic Chemistry, 60, 136-146.
  16. Latha Rani, N, Prashanth, T, Sridhar, M. A, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Shaukath Ara Khanum, and Lokanath, N. K. (2014): “Synthesis, Crystal Structure and Antibacterial Activity of 7-Methoxy-2-Oxo-2h-Chromene-3-Carboxylic Acid Ethyl Ester” Journal of Single Molecule Research, 2(4), 60-66.
  17. Prashanth, T, Prabhu, T, Vijay Avin, B. R, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prabhakar, B.T, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014): “Synthesis and evaluation of novel benzophenone-thiazole derivatives as potent VEGF-A inhibitors”, European journal of Medicinal chemistry,87, 274-283.
  18. Gurupadaswamy, H. D, Prabhu, T, Vijay Avin, B. R, Vigneshwaran, V, Prashanth Kumar, M. V, Abhishek, T. S, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Shaukath Ara Khanum. And Prabhakar, B. T. (2014): “(2,5-di(4-aryloylaryloxymethyl)-1,3,4-oxadiazole) exhibits p53 induced apoptogenesis through Caspase-3 mediated endonuclease activity in murine carcinoma”, Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy, 68(6), 791-797.
  19. Ramith Ramu, Prithvi, S, Shirahatti, Farhan Zameer, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, M. N. Nagendra Prasad. (2014): “Inhibitory effect of banana (Musa sp. var. Nanjangud rasa bale) flower extract and its constituents Umbelliferone and Lupeol on α-glucosidase, aldose reductase and glycation at multiple stages”, South African Journal of Botany, 9554-9563.
  20. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Bushra Begum, A, Naveen, P, Farhan Zameer, Raghavendra Hegdekatte, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014): “Synthesis and Pharmacological screening of 2-(diarylmethanone)-N-(4-oxo-2-phenyl-thiazolidin-3-yl)-acetamides: As New Class of Xanthine Oxidase Inhibitors and Antioxidants”, Archive Der Pharmazie, 347, 589-598.
  21. Bushra Begum, A, Rekha, N. D, Vasantha Kumar BC, Lakshmi Ranganatha V, Asha MS, Prashanth T, and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014): “Synthesis, characterization, biological and catalytic applications of transition metal complexes derived from schiff base”, Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 24, 3559-3564.
  22. Girish, V, Narendra Sharath chandra, J.N, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, and   Khanum S. A. (2014) “Molecular docking based design, synthesis and pharmacological evaluation of benzophenone integrated heterocyclic amides as xanthine oxidase inhibitors”, Chemical Science Review and Letters, 3(10), 304-313.
  23. Girish, V, Rekha, N. D, Lakshmi Ranganatha V, Manjula, S. N. And Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014):“Synthesis and evaluation of antiangiogenic and anticancer properties of novel oxadiazole analogues”, International Research Journal of Pharmacy, 5(6), 489-494. 
  24. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Naveen, P, Mohammed Al-Ghorbani, Asha, M. S, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014) “Synthesis and Inhibition of Microbial Growth by Benzophenone Analogues - A Simplistic Approach”, Asian Journal of Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences, 4(29), 55-60.
  25. Vijay Avin, B.R, Prabhu T, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Aiyesha F, Prabhakar, B.T. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014): “Synthesis and tumor inhibitory activity of novel coumarin analogues targeting angiogenesis and apoptosis”, European journal of Medicinal chemistry, 75, 211-221.
  26. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014):“Synthesis and evaluation of in vitro antioxidant properties of novel 2, 5-disubstituted 1,3,4-oxadiazoles”,Russian journal of bioorganic chemistry, 40(2), 206-213.
  27. Dileep C. S, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Lokanath, N. K, Shaukath Ara Khanum and Sridhar M. A. (2014):(4-Fluoro-phenyl)(2-hydroxy-5-methyl-phenyl)-methanone. Acta Cryst E., E70, o286.
  28. Bushra Begum, A, Noor Fatima Khanum, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Mohammed Al-Ghorbani and Shaukath Ara Khanum.(2014):“Evaluation of Benzophenone-N-ethyl Morpholine Ethers as Antibacterial and Antifungal activities”, Journal of Chemistry, 01-06.
  29. Bushra Begum, A, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Asha, M. S, Farhan Zameer, Raghavendra Hegdekatte, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014): “Azamacrocycle Complexes: Synthesis and Xanthine Oxidase and Antioxidant Activity”, International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry, 4(1), 60-75.
  30. Dileep, C. S, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Lokanath, N. K, Shaukath Ara Khanum and Sridhar M. A. (2014): “(4-Fluorophenyl)(4-hydroxy-3-methylphenyl)methanone”, Acta Cryst E, E70, o76.
  31. Bushra Begum, A, Muneera Begum, Lakshmi Ranganatha V, Prashanth T, Farhan Zameer,  Raghavendra Hegdekatte, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2014): “Synthesis, antioxidant and xanthine oxidase inhibitory activity of 5-[4-[2-(5-Ethyl-2-pyridinyl)ethoxy] phenyl] methyl]-2, 4-thiazolidinedione derivatives. Archive Der Pharmazie, 347(4), 247-255.
  32. Prashanth, T, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Naveen, P, Gurupadaswamy, H.D, Bushra Begum A, Mohammed Al-Ghorbani, and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “Synthesis of (4-Benzoyl-phenoxy)-acetic acid derivatives and their efficacy as antioxidant agents. Free Radicals and Antioxidants, 3, S50-S54.
  33. Bushra Begum, A, Noor Fatima Khanum, Naveen, P, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Asha, M. S, and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “Efficacy of 5-(2-aroyl) aryloxy methyl-2-phenyl-1,3,4-oxadiazoles as antibacterial and antifungal agents”, Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science, 3(11), 105-109.
  34. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Vijay Avin B. R, Prabhu Thirusangu, Prashanth T, Prabhakar, B.T, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013):“Synthesis and angiopreventive activity of novel benzophenone-benzimidazole analogues with tumor inhibition effect in mice” Life sciences, 93, 904-911.
  35. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Madhu, S. K, Shivakumar, S, Prashanth, T, Bushra Begum, A, Gurupadaswamy, H. D, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013) “Synthesis and larvicidal properties of benzophenone comprise indole analogues against culex quinquefasciatus”, Drug Invention Today, 5, 275-280.
  36. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Farhan Zameer, Meghashri S, Rekha, N. D, Girish, V, Gurupadaswamy, H. D, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “Design, Synthesis and Anticancer Properties of Novel Benzophenone Conjugated Coumarin Analogues”, Archive Der Pharmazie, 346, 901-911.
  37. Dileep, C. S, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Lokanath, N. K, Shaukath Ara Khanum and Sridhar, M. A. (2013): “(4-Hydroxy-3-methylphenyl)(phenyl)-Methanone”, Acta Cryst E, E69, o1550.
  38. Mohammed Al-Ghorbani, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Bushra Begum, A. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): In vitro antibacterial and antifungal evaluation of some benzophenone analogues”, Der Pharma Chemica, 5(4), 269-273.
  39. Bushra Begum, A, Noor Fatima Khanum, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Asha, M. S. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “Synthesis, characterization and biological applications of Mononuclear aza macrocyclic metal complexes”, International Journal of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 3(4), 57-68.
  40. Al-Ghorbani, M, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Bushra Begum, A, Naveen, P. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “In vitro antioxidant potential study of triazole and thiadiazole analogues”, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 5(7), 246-250.
  41. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Mohammed Al-Ghorbani, Naveen, P, Prashanth, T, Bushra Begum A. and Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “Antimicrobial evaluation of 2-azetidinonyl 5-(2-benzoyl-phenoxymethyl)-1,3,4-oxadiazole”,Der Pharma Chemica, 5(4), 240-243.
  42. Lakshmi Ranganatha V, Noor Fatima Khanum and Shaukath Ara Khanum. Synthesis and evaluation of in vitro anti microbial properties of novel benzophenone tagged indole analogues via 1, 3, 4-oxadiazole linkage. International Journal of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences. 2013, 3(3), 97-106.
  43. Girija Nagendra swamy, Lakshmi Ranganatha V, Bushra Begum A, Prashanth T, Mohammed Alghorbani, Farhan Zameer and Shaukath Ara Khanum. Extraction and Evaluation of Antimicrobial and Antiviral Efficacy of Terminalia Bellirica Fruits. Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. 2013, 3(6), 4262-4268.
  44. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Prashanth, T, Naveen, P, Bushra Begum, A, Mohammed Alghorbani, Shaukath Ara Khanum. (2013): “Evaluation of Antioxidant activity of diarylmethanone integrated thaiadiazine analogues”, Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, 3(5), 4131-4137.
  45. Prashanth, T, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Usha, M. K, Shaukath Ara Khanum, Revannasiddaiah D, Sumati Anthal, Rajni Kant. And Vivek, K. Gupta. (2012): “Ethyl 2-[4-(2-chlorobenzoyl)-2,6dimethylphenoxy] ethanoate”, ActaCryst E, E68, o2435.
  46. Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Vinutha, N, Shaukath, A. khanum, Sumati Anthal, Revannasiddaiah D, Rajnikant. and Vivek K. gupta. (2012): “Crystal Structure of (4-Benzoyl-2-methyl-phenoxy)-acetic acid ethyl ester”, X-ray Structure Analysis Online, 28, 27-28.
  47. Vinutha, N, Sumati, Anthal, Lakshmi Ranganatha, V, Shaukath Ara Khanum, Revannasiddaiah, D, Rajni Kant. And Vivek, K. G. 2-Methylxanthen-9-one. (2012): Acta Cryst E., E68, o872. 
  Faculty Development programme/GIAN/SWAYAM courses completed
  1. Successfully completed online one week Faculty Development Programme on “MOODLE (Learning Management System)” from 4th to 9th May 2020, organized by Tagore Institute of Engineering and Technology, Attur, in association with Spoken Tutorial IIT, Bombay.
  2. Successfully completed SWAYAM online course (Two-week) on “Digital Transformation in Teaching Learning Process” in April 2020.
  3. Successfully completed SWAYAM online course on Education Technology”, in November 2019.
  4. Participated in TEQIP-3 Sponsored one-week faculty development programme on Developing Next Generation Faculty organized by NIE, from 22-28th July 2019.
  5. Participated in TEQIP-3 Sponsored one-week faculty development programme on Research Avenues in Advanced Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering organized by Department of Industrial and Production Engineering, NIE, Mysuru. From   13th -17th May 2019.
  6. Participated in Two weeks GIAN course entitled “High Value Manufacturing (HVM) of advanced multi-functional composite materials through robotics: Aerospace, automotive and energy applications” from 20th to 31st December 2018 held at Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru.
  7. Participated in Two weeks GIAN course entitled “Emerging Intelligent Polymer Materials: from Science to Industrial Application” from 16th to 27th July 2018 held at Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru.
  8. Participated in Two weeks GIAN course entitled “Composite Materials and Structures: Processing & Fabrication, Analysis and Design” from 31st December 2018 to 11th January 2019 held at Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru.
  9. Participated in TEQIP-II Sponsored one week FDP on “Pedagogical Training – Technology Enabled Teaching Learning Process” organized by Computer science division, The National Institute of Engineering, Mysuru held during the period July 11th -16th  2016.
  10. Participated in one weak workshop on “NMR/MRI: from Molecules to Human Behavior” held at University of Mysore, Mysuru, Karnataka, during November 15th-21st 2015 (Including one day special course).
  Workshops, FDP, Conferences & Seminars attended and Research papers presented
  1. Participated in UGC sponsored one day state level seminar on New Innovations in Advanced Materials” organized by the department of chemistry, JSS College of arts, commerce and science, Ooty Road, Mysore on 7th March 2020.
  2. Participated in two days workshop on “Scientific instrumentation & analytical techniquesorganized by Saradavilas college of pharmacy, Mysore, on 8th & 9th Nov 2019.
  3. Participated in TEQIP-3 Sponsored one-day faculty development programme on “Inspirational Teaching” organized by Dept. of CS & E, NIE, Mysore, on 2nd Nov 2019.
  4. Presented a paper at ISRO sponsored three days International Conference on “Advanced Materials”, Organized by The Department of Physics, Nirmalagiri college, Kannur, Kerala on 12th – 14th June 2019.*
  5. Participated in TEQIP-3 Sponsored two day workshop on “Engineering Faculty you can do Research, Learn how” organized by NIE-CRD, on 22-23rd February 2019, at NIE, Mysuru.
  6. Attended TEQIP-1.3 Sponsored one day workshop on “New Model Curriculum for first year BE/B.Tech-CBCS detailed syllabus (2018-19) as per OBE format including CO and Blooms Taxonomy” ” organized by VTU, Belagavi , on 19th May  2018, at Sahyadri College of Engineering and Management, Mangalore.
  7. Participated in one day International Symposium on “Advanced Materials” organized by Department of Chemistry, Sri Jayachamarajendra college of Engineering, JSS Science & Technology University, Mysuru on 27th December 2017.
  8. Participated in KSTA Sponsored one day conference on “Vignana mathu Thanthragnana sammelana” organized by JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, B N Road, Mysuru on 24th and 25th November 2017.
  9. Attended Three day Faculty Development program on “Recent Trends in Nanoscience and Technology” organized by GSSS Institute of Engineering and Technology for women, Mysuru from 12th - 14th October 2017.
  10. Participated in one day Conference on “Green Chemistry – Future Chemistry” organized by Sarada Vilas College of Pharmacy, Mysuru on 9th August 2017.
  11. Participated in International Symposium on “Advanced Materials for Engineering Applications” organized by JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science, B.N Road, Mysuru on 23rd March  2017.
  12. Participated in UGC Sponsored one day National Conference on “Research Advancements in Chemical Biology” organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, The National Institute of Engineering, Mysuru on 24th – 25th March  2017.
  13. Presented a paper at DST sponsored Three days international Conference on “Importance of Herbal Medicine in the Era of Globalization - A live Demonstration”, Organized by The Department of Chemistry, Sahyadri Science college (Autonomous), Shivamogga on 21st – 23rd December 2016.*
  14. Participated in TEQIP-II Sponsored one day workshop on “Proposal Writing to Funding Agencies” organized by Department of Mechanical Engineering, The National Institute of Engineering, Mysuru on 6th October  2016.
  15. Presented a paper at UGC sponsored two day National Conference on “Application of Modern Analytical Techniques to Fundamental Research in Chemistry”, Organized by PG Department of Chemistry, JSS college, Ooty Road, Mysore, on 09nd and 10th March 2016. *
  16. Participated in one day workshop on “Autonomy and Curriculum Enhancement” organized by IQAC, St. Philomena’s College, Mysore on 20th February 2016.
  17. Participated in “103rd Indian Science congress” organized by University of Mysore, Mysuru, from January, 3rd - 7th, 2016.
  18. Participated in the “Inter-Collegiate Climate Change Quiz” organized by Divecha Centre for Climate Change, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, held on 23rd September 2015.
  19. Participated in two day seminar on “Benefits of Nuclear and Material Science in day to day Life-2015” organized jointly by Indian Nuclear society, Mysore and University of Mysore at Rani Bahadur Auditorium, Mysore on 21st and 22nd August 2015.
  20. Participated in one day national seminar on “Chemistry and chemical biology” on the occasion of Prof. KS Rangappa’s 60th birthday celebration organized by University of Mysore, Mysore, on 26th May 2015.
  21. Participated in three day international conference on “Climate Change – Inconvenient Truths: Status and way forward-2015” organized by              St. Philomena’s College, Mysore on 9th to 11th April 2015.
  22. Presented a paper at UGC sponsored two day National Conference on “Current Trends in Chemical Biology, (CTCB-2015)”, Organized by Department of Chemistry, JSS college, Ooty Road, Mysore, on 2nd and 3rd March 2015. *
  23. Participated in TEQIP-II sponsored one day seminar on “Recent Innovations in Bio-inorganic and Medicinal Chemistry” Organized by Department of Chemistry, The National Institute of Engineering, Mysore, on 28th January 2015.
  24. Presented a paper at “National Conference on Pure and Applied Chemistry, (NACOPAC-2014)” Organized by Department of Studies in Chemistry, University of Mysore, Mysore. Karnataka on 29th to 30th December 2014.*
  25. Participated in UGC sponsored two days National level seminar on “Educational Vision and Mission of Swami Vivekananda” Organized by Yuvaraja’s College, University of Mysore, Mysore, on 17th and 18th August 2014.
  26. Presented a paper at KSTA Regional conference on “Science and Technology for Education and Health Care” Organized by JSS College of Arts, Science and Commerce (Autonomous). Ooty Road, Mysore on 21st and 22nd February 2014.*
  27. Attended the “Research Talk on Breast Cancer-Its Cause, Detection and Therapy” Organized by department of Biotechnology, SJCE, Mysore. On 17th February 2014.
  28. Presented a paper at “International Symposium on Chemical Biology-Drug Discovery” Organized by University of Mysore, Mysore. Karnataka on 9th and 10th January 2014.*
  29. Oral Presentation given at TEQIP-II Initiative National Conference on “Recent Trends in Chemical Research (NCRTCR-2014)”, Organized by Department of Chemistry,  SJCE Mysore, on 3rd and 4th January 2014.*
  30. Attended the Workshop on Exploring SciFinder (Chemical Abstracts) for Scientific Research in Academia” Organized by University of Mysore, At department of Chemistry on 14th January 2014.
  31. Attended the Workshop on Literature Review” Organized by Mysore University Library, University of Mysore, on 19th December 2013.
  32. Presented a paper at “32nd Annual Conference of Indian Council Of Chemists (ICC)” Organized by Department of Studies in Chemistry, Karnatak University, Dharwad on 28th and 30th November 2013.*
  33. Presented a paper at UGC sponsored National Conference on “Recent Trends in Chemical Biology: An Overview (RTCB-2013)”, Organized by Department of Chemistry & Biotechnology, Teresian college, Mysore in Association with KSOU on 25th and 26th October 2013.*
  34. Presented a paper at UGC sponsored National Conference on “Biotechnology in Health care: Bench to bedside”, Organized by Department of Biotechnology, Sahyadri Science college (Autonomous), Shivamogga on 27th and 28th September 2013.*
  35. Participated in UGC-CPE sponsored one-day National level workshop on “Modern Trends in Research Methodology Part-II” Organized by Research cell, SBRR Mahajana First grade college, Mysore, on 16th April 2013.
  36. Participated in one-day State level workshop on “Basics Techniques in Instrumental Methods” Organized by PG Dept. of Chemistry, Biochemistry and Biotechnology. JSS College of Arts, Science and Commerce (Autonomous). Ooty Road, Mysore on 27th March 2013.
  37. Presented a paper at International conference on “Natural products in the management of Cancer, Diabities and Viral infections” organized by CARISM, SASTRA University, Thanjavur, held on 7th and 8th March 2013.*
  38. Participated in IOE sponsored two days Inter National Lecture series on “Bio-prospecting for sustainable devolopment-2012”, organized by University of Mysore, Mysore, on 29th and 30th November 2012.
  39. Participated in UGC sponsored two days State level seminar on “Polymers and their applications” Organized by Dept of Chemistry, JSS College for women’s, (Autonomous), Mysore on 27th and 28th September 2012.
  40. Participated in one-day National level workshop on “Modern Trends in Research Methodology” Organized by Research cell, SBRR Mahajana First grade college, Mysore, on 20th December 2011.
  41. Presented a paper at “International conference on synthetic and structural chemistry, ICSSC-2011” Held on 8th -10th December 2011. In Mangalore University, Mangalagangothri, Mangalore.*
  42. Participated in One day seminar on “chemistry of materials” on the occasion of IYC-2011, on 25th November 20011 at SJCE, Mysore.
  43. Presented a paper at “International conference for VISTAS in chemistry” (ICVC-2011) held at IGCAR-Kalpakkam, on 11th to 13th October 2011.*
  44. Participated in UGC Sponsored National workshop on “Advance Training in Proteomics and Genomics”14th to 16th September 2011.Organised by Dept. of studies in Biotechnology and Microbiology, Mahajana Education Society, Mysore.
  45. Presented a paper at UGC sponsored National Conference on “Herbal Medicines in the Era of Globalisation-2011”, Organised by Dept of Chemistry, Sahyadri Science college (Autonomous), Shivamogga on September 10th and 11th 2011.*
  46. Presented a paper at National level seminar on “Relevance of chemistry in Chemical biology” held at St. Philomena’s college, Mysore, during 21st and 22nd March 2011.*
  47. Presented a paper at International symposium on challenges in drug discovery program-2011” at KSOU, Mysore, Feb16th -17th, 2011.*
  48. Participated in one day work shop On Entrepreneurship Development & CareerPlanning” held at JSS College Mysore. On October 6th 2007.
  49. Participated in one day work shop on “State Level Rain Water Harvesting” at JSS College    Mysore. On October 4th & 5th 2007.
  50. Participated in one day work shop on “Environmental education” held at JSS College Mysore. On May 25th 2007.
  51. Presented a model of Nano-Technology” in Mysore University zonal level science exhibition, Sponsored by Indian academy of sciences, held at Govt. Science college, Hassan. On January 22nd to 24th, 2007.*
  52. Successfully undergone the On Job Training Program on “Molecular Biology & Immunotechnology” at Neo-biotics India (Pvt) Ltd, Mysore. During 26-01-2006 to 31-01-2006.
 
  •  Posters and papers presented at National & international conferences, seminars & workshops. 
  • Patents Filed: 
  1. Filed a group patent on “A system for stored water quality monitoring, stored water purification and stored water quality data communication”. File No. 201741011886A.
  • Invited talks:
Delivered invited talk on "Funding Opportunities: Choosing the Best Grant for You", at Coorg Institute of Technology (CIT), Ponnampet on 09th -10th Sept. 2019.
(i)     Text Books:
  1. Engineering Chemistry in 2012, by Dr. K. Pushpalatha, Published by Wiley India.  
  2. Engineering Chemistry (Revised edition) 2014, by Dr. K. Pushpalatha,Published by Wiley India.
  (ii) Publications in International/ National Journals:  
  1. B. M. Jagajeevanraj, S. Sachhidananda, K. Pushpalatha, K.S. Nithin(2019): “Nanostructured Al0.2Y1.8O3 Semiconductor Assisted Enhancement in PVOH Fortitude to: Withstand High Energy UV Photons: An Opto-Mechanical Study”, Optik, Elseveir, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijleo.2019.01.035.
  2. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar(2018): “Effect of Co doping on CIS2 thin films”, Chinese Journal of Physics- Elsevier, 56(3), 1147–1157.
  3. M. Prajwal, M. A. Sangamesha and K. Pushpalatha (2017): “Fabrication and Properties of Conductive Conjugated Polymers / Weaver Ant Silk Fibroin Composite Fibers”, Journal of Nano Technology and Its Application in Engineering, 2 (1), 1-15.
  4. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar (2016): “Low Cost CuSSe Thin Film by Non-Vacuum Techniques”, International Journal of Thin Films Science and Technology, 5 (2), 129-135. 
  5. M. Prajwal, M. A. Sangamesha and K. Pushpalatha (2015): “Ant larvae silk fibres mat”, Current Science, 108 (1546), 25-26.
  6. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G.L. Shekar (2014): “Structural and Optical Studies of Conducting PANI/CuS Nanocomposites on Nano crystalline Zinc-Oxide Thin Film”, American Journal of Nanotechnology, 5 (1), 1-9, doi:10.3844/ajntsp.2014.1.9.
  7. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar (2014): “Synthesis and Characterization of Conducting Polyaniline/Copper Selenide Nanocomposites”, Indian Journal of Advances in Chemical Science (IJACS), KROS Publications, 2 (3), 223-227.
  8. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G.L. Shekar (2013):  “Effect of Concentration on Structural and Optical Properties of CuS thin films”, International Journal of Research in Engineering and Technology, 02 (11), 227-234.
  9. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, G.L. Shekar, and S. Shamsundar (2013):  “Preparation and Characterization of Nano crystalline CuS Thin Films for Dye-Sensitized Solar cells”, ISRN Nanomaterials, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, 8, Article ID 829430, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/829430.
  10. K. Pushpalatha and M.V. Sangaranarayanan (1998): “Phase transitions at mercury / aqueous solution interface: Estimation of critical exponents using spin-1/2 Isingmodelformalism”, Chemical Physics Letters, 288, 216-223.
  11. K. Pushpalatha and M.V. Sangaranarayanan (1998): “Critical exponents for two-dimensional condensation of organic adsorbates”, Surface Science, 384, 218-223.
  12. K. Pushpalatha and M.V. Sangaranarayanan (1997): “Two dimensional condensation of organic adsorbates at mercury/aqueous solution interface: Global analysis of critical parameters”, Journal of Electro analytical chemistry, 425, 39-48.
  (iii)  International/ National Conferences:
  1. B. M. Jagajeevanraj, S. Sachhidananda, K. S. Nithin and K. Pushpalatha(2020): “Development and performance evaluation of metal oxide decorated silk fabrics”, International Conference on Advanced Materials and Technology (ICMAT-20) at SJCE, Mysore, January, 16th–18th.
  2. M. A. Sangamesha, Lokesh Kumar S, K. Pushpalatha, Nitin K.S., and V. Lakshmi ranganath (2020): “Influence of Copper Selenide nanoparticles on the Structural and Optical Properties of Polyvinyl Alcohol/ Copper Selenide blend Composite”, International Conference on Advances in Materials, Ceramics & Engineering Sciences'(AMCES-2020) at Dayananda sagar college, Bangalore, January,17th–18th.
  3. B. M. Jagajeevanraj, S. Sachhidananda,  K.S. Nithin and K. Pushpalatha (2019): “Silver nano colloid Wrapped Polyurethane Foam based Piezo-resistive Sensors for Smart Intravenous Fluid Dispenser Applications”, International Conference on Frontiers in Materials from Basic Science to Real –time Applications (F2DM) at Jain University, Bangalore, March 13th to 16th.
  4. Shyamili N.B, Yogitha M, M. A. Sangamesha and K. Pushpalatha (2018): Effect of Cadmium doping on Dye sensitized Poly(vinyl alcohol) (PVA) Nanocomposite Films, International Conference on Nanomaterials and their Applications at University of Mysore, March 1-2.
  5. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar (2015): “Surface analysis and Optical studies of CuSSe thin films for solar cell”, National Conference onCondensed Matter Physics and Application- Cmpa-2015 at Manipal Institute of Technology (MIT), Manipal, March27th and 28th.
  6. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar(2015): “Effect of concentration on Optical properties of CuS thin films”, Two Day National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Biology at JSS College, Ooty Road, Mysore, March2nd and 3rd.
  7. M.A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha and G. L. Shekar(2015):“Preparation and characterization of weaver ants’ silk - Polyaniline composites”, Natural, Bio polymers and their composites- ICNP201at Mahathma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala,April 10th to 12th.
  8. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, G. L. Shekar, and S. Shamsundar (2013): “Preparation and Characterization of Nanocrystalline ZnO Thin Film on Flexible Substrate by Sol-Gel Method”,FirstIndo-Canadian Symposium on Nano-Science and Technology (ICSNST), at the National Institute of Engineering, Mysore, February 20th -22nd.
  9. M. A. Sangamesha, K. Pushpalatha, G. L. Shekar, and S. Shamsundar (2012): “Dye Sensitized Copper sulphide solar cells”, International Conference, Advance Nano Materials ANM 2012 at IIT/Madras, October 17th -19th.
  10. Pushpalatha, K. (2005): "Condensation of organic adsorbates with reorientation: A spin-1 model formalism" symposia of "International Congress of chemistry and Environment" ICCE- 2005,December 24th-26th.
  11. Pushpalatha, K. (2003): “Evaluation of critical exponent pertaining to specific heat for organic adsorbates undergoing condensation at electrochemical interfaces- 11th International Conference on Surface and Colloid Science (ICSCS), Brazil, South America, September 15th-19th.
  12. Pushpalatha, K. (2001): “Mean Field Analysis of Spin-1/2 Ising Model Formalism; Differential Capacitance – Potential plots for Two - Dimensional Condensation of Organic Adsorbates at Mercury – aqueous Solution Interfaces”, International Congress of Chemistry and Environment-, Indore (M.P.), India, December 16th and 18th (cf. Proceedings of ICCE-2001, P.No.127-130).
  13. Pushpalatha, K and Sangaranarayanan, M.V.(1997): “Two-dimensional condensation of organic adsorbates at mercury/aqueous solution interface: A mean field approach”, IUPAC International Conference on Chemical and Biological Thermodynamics, held at Amritsar, India, during January 5th-8th.
  14. Pushpalatha, K and Sangaranarayanan, M.V.(1996): “Evaluation of critical parameters for two-dimensional condensation of organic adsorbates at merury/electrolyte solution interface”, First International Conference on Molecular Association 1996, held at Aligarh, India, during March 17-21.
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  • Polymer based sensors towards structural health monitoring of truck tyres (Developing as a joint venture with TVL, Mysuru)
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