Introduction

The Department of Chemistry, Dr.M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute is one of the emerging intellectual departments in science and technology. The Department started its service as a supporting department in the year 1988 and flourished into a full- fledged one under the Deemed to be University status from 2003 onwards. The Department offers various UG and PG courses and research program. The Faculty members of the Department are well trained in teaching as well as research and the Department shines with maximum doctorates.


Vision

To support and advance the learning, teaching and research activities by creating a workplace environment that encourages development of professional and personal growth and integrity with responsibility towards health, safety and environmental protection.


Mission

To encourage students to be more creative, inquisitive and to understand the technology based on chemical science concepts. To make students imbibe the value of inter disciplinary thinking by providing them with educational and research opportunities in application oriented chemistry.


Quality Policy

Our policy is to train the graduate students to face the challenges of the technology-based advancements   by providing them with ample opportunities to enrich their research and analytical skills. The chemistry department is committed to perform research on pure and applied chemistry by promoting the development of innovative inter- disciplinary research programmes.

Courses

Courses Offered

Under Graduate Courses

B.Sc - Chemistry

B.Sc - Industrial Chemistry

B.Sc - Medicinal Chemistry

B.Sc - Applied Chemistry


Post Graduate Courses

M.Sc - Chemistry

M.Sc - Nano Chemistry


Research

M.Phil - Chemistry

Ph.D

 





 

Infrastructure

Highly equipped UG and PG laboratories are available for the students to deepen the knowledge in theory and procedures in experiments. The computer based chemical analysis lab, Cheminformatics laboratory equipped with advanced software Gaussian 16 and ChemDraw professional enable the students to work with Molecular modeling simulation.


There are two chemical analysis laboratories separately for UG and PG courses equipped with all necessary equipments like corrosive resistance digital balance, hot air oven, centrifuge machine, conductivity meter, potentiometer, magnetic stirrer, heating mantle, temperature-controlled water bath, etc. The lab is built in facility to attend lecture and experiment.

 

The lab is equipped with computers installed with advanced software ‘Gaussian 16’ and ‘ChemDraw professional’ for the students to work with Molecular modeling simulation.


Library

The department has a library comprising over 500 books. The library is in built to facilitate students to have subjective learning and discussion with staff while studying. The library has a varied collection of different branches of chemistry like inorganic, organic, physical, analytical, spectroscopy, etc.. authored by national and international experts. The department aims to strengthen the library with more books every semester enabling easy accessibility and availability to all students. Moreover, there are chemistry books and journals in the central library for anyone in the campus to read and access at any time.






Association & Activities

Chem Expo is a Project Exhibition conducted for the students of B.Sc Chemistry to showcase their hidden knowledge in chemistry in the form of activities and explanations. The in-depth understanding, presentation and creativity of students is competed and well appreciated with cash prize and certificates. The following are the details of projects done over the years.
  • Project expo on title "Properties of Matter” was conducted on 09.08.2019.
  • Project expo on title "Adulteration in Food” was conducted on 1st October 2018.

  • Molecular Modelling Expo – Chemica 2018 was held on 21st February 2018.

  • Project exhibition on "Applications of Chemistry” was held on 9th October 2017.

  • Chemical magic show cum project exhibition was conducted on 2nd November 2016.

  • In view to inculcate an awareness about microscale analysis among the teaching fraternity; a state level faculty development workshop on "Microscale Analysis” was conducted on 06.09.2019.

  • To induce knowledge on different softwares (Chem draw and Gaussian 16) utilised in chemistry among students, a one day workshop on: "Chem Informatics” was organised on 1st March 2019.

  • On 07.09.2018, a workshop was conducted at SAIF, IIT Madras for the students of B.Sc and M.Sc to experience handling of analytical instruments.

A science awareness program (ISR event) was conducted on 29th January 2019 for students of two government schools to create awareness on science and its concepts.

The motive of conducting Guest lecture / Technical talk for students is to gain knowledge about various fields in chemistry.

  • Mr.R.Sathya Selvan, Sr.Officer, QC, Raj Petro Specialities Pvt Ltd, gave a technical talk on Industry based learning on 27th march 2019.
  • Dr.L.S.Jayakumari, Assoc.Professor, Rubber & Plastics Technology, MIT, Anna University delivered a lecture on "Conservation of Nature” on 27th July 2018.

  • Dr.M.Selvanayagam, Dean Research, Regional Director of Academics Operation – Asia, Loyola College, Madras University delivered a guest lecture on "Air Pollution and its effects” on 31st January 2018.

  • Guest lecture on "Environmental effects” was given by Dr.N.Natchimuthu, Professor, Dept. of Rubber & Plastics Technology, MIT Campus, Anna University on 29th August 2017.

  • A special talk on "Career development” was given by Mr.R.K.Raj, Director, C-CAT, on 22nd March 2017.

  • Dr.V.Narayanan, Assoc.Professor, Dept. of Inorganic Chemistry, Univ. of Madras, delivered a special talk on "Synthesis of Nanomaterials” on 24th February 2017.

  • A guest lecture on Ultrasound was given by Dr.N.S.Subashree, Additional Dean, Dept. of Physics, Dr.MGR Educational and Research Institute on 25th October 2016.

  • A guest lecture on Separation Techniques by Dr.P.Udhayakala, HoD, Chemistry, Dr.MGR Educational and Research Institute was delivered on 25th October 2016.

  • Dr.T.S.Saravanan, Res. Coordinator, Dr.MGR Educational and Research Institute gave a special talk on Cancer Awareness on 20th April 2016.

  • Dr. A. Thirunavukarasu, Dean, Research, Dr.MGR Educational and Research Institute, gave a special talk on Role of students in science on 18th April 2016.


Faculty

S.No.

Name of the Staff

Educational Qualification

Designation

1

Dr.P.UDHAYA KALA

M.sc.,M.phil.,Ph.D,M.Sc (VES)., M.Sc(Psy)., FICS

Professor , Dean

2

Dr.S.VALLIAMMAI

M.Sc., M.Phil.,Ph.D, M.Ed

Professor, HoD.

3

Dr.NIRMALA KRISHNAN

M.Sc., Ph.D

Professor

4

Ms.M.SASIKALA

M.Sc., M.Phil

Assistant Professor

5

Dr.R.LAVANYA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

6

Dr.K.PRABU

M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

7

Dr.L.RAMAPRIYA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

8

Ms.M.JEEVARATHINAM

M.Sc., M.Phil

Assistant Professor

9

Dr.B.SUBHA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

10

Dr.D.KAVITHA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Associate Professor

11

Dr.R.NITHYA

M.Sc., Ph.D, B.Ed

Assistant Professor

12

Dr.R.ABHINAYA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

13

Ms.P.GAYATRI

M.Sc., M.Phil., PGDCI

Assistant Professor

14

Ms.K.APARNA

M.Tech.

Assistant Professor

15

Dr.S.GEETHA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

16

Dr.S.DURGA

M.Sc., Ph.D

Assistant Professor











Publications

  • R.Lavanya, T.Gomathi, R.Nithya and P.N.Sudha, "Fixed-Bed Column Adsorption Studies Of Lead (Ii) From Aqueous Solution Using Chitosan -G-Maleic Anhydride-G-Methacrylic Acidcopolymer”, Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 5, Issue 04, July-August 2020, pp316-334.
  • Anuradha Rajasekaran, Selvan Abraham , Sasikala Mohanasundaram , and Pirakathiswaran Gurusamy, Synthesis and the Study of Bioefficacy of Schiff base Ligand Decorated by Pyrazolone Moiety, Oriental Journal of Chemistry, ISSN: 0970-020 X CODEN: OJCHEG 2020, Vol. 36, No.(2): Pg. 244-253.
  • S.Valliammai, M.Deepak Ashwin and B.Sivachandran, "Evaluation of pharmacognostical, phytochemical and antimicrobial properties of Clerodendrum heterophyllum (Poir.) R.br”, Material today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.07.635
  • D.Kavitha, "Equilibrium, kinetics, thermodynamics and desorption studies of pentachlorophenol onto agricultural waste activated carbon”, Material today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.08.357
  • D.Kavitha, Juliet Mary Juli Jenisha, Treatment of 2,4,6-trichlorophenol using agricultural by-products, Material today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2020.07.651
  • K. Durairaj, P. Senthilkumar, P. Velmurugan, S.Divyabharathi, B.T Oh, and D. Kavitha, "Development of activated carbon from Nerium oleander flower and their rapid adsorption of direct and reactive dyes”, International Journal of Green Energy. 2019, 16, (7) 573-582.
  • K. Durairaj, P. Senthilkumar, P. Velmurugan, D. Kavitha, K. Kadirvelu, S. Kumaran, "Sol-gel mediated synthesis of silica nanoparticle from Pleioblastus viridistriatus leaves and its environmental applications : Kinetics and Isotherm studies” Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology. 2019
  • Subha Balakrishnan, Abinaya Rajendran, Ravichandran Kulandaivelu, Sankara Narayanan T S Nellaiappan, "Saponin mediated synthesis of Hydroxyapatite by hydrothermal method: Characteristics, bioactivity and anti-microbial behaviour”, Journal of the Australian Ceramic Society (2019). doi.org/10.1007/s41779-019-00307-9
  • I. Nirmaladevi and K. Prabu, "Comparative study of antibiotic residue, fatty acid profileand microbial contamination in the chest portion of gallus gallusdomesticus (broiler chicken) and gallus gallus (traditional chicken)”, International Journal of Life Sciences and Review, IJLSR, 2018; Vol. 4(7): 104-109.
  • M. Roja, I. Nirmaladevi and K. Prabu, "Phytochemical analysis and in-vitro antioxidant and antibacterial activity of camellia sinensis (green tea) leaf extract”, International Journal of Life Sciences and Review, IJLSR, 2018; Vol. 4(7): 110-113
  • Abinaya Rajendran, Subha balakrishnan, Ravichandran Kulandaivelu, Sankara Narayanan T S Nellaiappan, "Multi-element substituted hydroxyapatites: synthesis, structural characteristics and evaluation of their bioactivity, cell viability, and antibacterial activity”, Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, Volume 86, Issue 2 (2018), 441–458, (IF:1.575)
  • Subha Balakrishnan, Ravichandran Kulandaivelu, "Olive oil assisted synthesis of Nano hydroxyapatite by hydrothermal method”, International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume 5, Issue 4 , 2018, 476-478, (IF: 4.236)
  • Boopathi M, Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V, Gunasekar S,2016, "Theoretical Calculation of Molecular Structure, Vibrational Spectra, and Molecular Electrostatic Potential of Metolazone” Journal of Applied Spectroscopy,. 83, No. 1, March, 2016 (Russian Original Vol. 83, No. 1, January–February, 2015)
  • Boopathi M, Udhayakala P, Ramkumaar.G, 2016, "Vibrational spectroscopic ( FT-IR, FT-Raman) , NMR and electronic structure calculations of metaxalone” Der pharma Chemica , 8(7) : 161-172.
  • R. Nithya, Thandapani Gomathi, P.N. Sudha, Jayachandran Venkatesan,Sukumaran Anil, Se-Kwon Kim. Removal of Cr(VI) from aqueous solution using chitosan-g-poly(butyl acrylate)/silica gel nanocomposite. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 87, 2016, 545–554.
  • R. Nithya and P. N. Sudha, Removal of heavy metals from tannery effluent using chitosan-g-poly(butyl acrylate)/bentonite nanocomposite as an adsorbent. Textiles and Clothing Sustainability, 2016, 2:7
  • Boopathi M, Udhayakala P, Ramkumaar.G and RenugaDevi T S,2016, "Spectral analysis and quantum chemical calculations of 4-(2-keto-1-benzimidezolinyl) Piperidine ,Der pharma Chemica , 8(14) : 89-99.
  • Boopathi M, Udhayakala P, Ramkumaar.G and RenugaDevi T S,2016, "Spectroscopic characterisation and DFT exploration of 2-(4-methoxy benzyloxy)-4-methyly quinolone”, Der pharma Chemica , 8(15) : 187-197.
  • S. Valliammai, Y.Subbareddy, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Removal of Methylene Blue from aqueous solution by activated carbon of Vigna Mungo L and Paspalum Scrobiculatum,: Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic studies”, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 8 (2016) 595-606.
  • Ramapriya.L and J.Santhanalakshmi, "Synthesis, Size Characterisation and Photocatalytic Studies on Zirconia Doped and Undoped Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles for Crystal Violet Dye Degradation”, ISBN- 978-81-90856-79-9 (2016).
  • S.Valliammai, Y.Subbareddy, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic study of adsorption of Erythrosine- B from aqueous solution by activated carbon from Black Gram”, Journal of Environmental Research and Development 11 (2016) 80-91.
  • Ramapriya.L and J.Santhanalakshmi, "Synthesis, Size Characterization and Photocatalytic Studies on Titania Doped and undoped ZnO Nanoparticles for Eosin Yellow degradation”, Asian Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical research, AJCPR, 2016, 4(2): 84–87 , Online : CODEN (USA): AJCPHP | ISSN: 2347-8322
  • D. Kavitha, "Adsorptive removal of phenol by thermally modified activated carbon: Equilibrium, kinetics and thermodynamics,” Journal of Environment and Biotechnology Research”. 2016, 3(1),24-34.
  • Udhayakala P and Rajendiran T V, 2015, "A theoretical evaluation on benzothiazole derivatives as corrosion inhibitors on mild Steel”, Der Pharma Chemica, vol. 7(1),pp.92-99.
  • Udhayakala P, 2015, "Quantum chemical studies on the inhibition potentials of thiophene derivatives for the corrosion inhibitors of carbon steel”, J. Chem. Pharm. Res.,, vol.7(1), pp.803-810
  • Boopathi M, Udhayakala P and Rajendiran T V, Gunasekaran S, 2015, "A theoretical evaluation of electronic structure analysis of 5-(4-chlorophenyl)-1H- tetrazole using DFT method”, Indian journal of Science, vol. 12(35),pp 73-77.
  • M. Boopathi M, Udhayakala P, Renuga Devi T S, Rajendiran T V, Gunasekaran S,2015, "Vibrational spectroscopic (FT-IR, FT-Raman and NMR) and DFT analysis of 2-methoxy-3-(trifluoromethyl) pyridine”, J. Chem. Pharm. Res.,, vol.7(7), pp.1172-1183.
  • Boopathi M, Udhayakala P, Ramkumaar G R, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2015, "Spectroscopic studies and molecular structure investigation on 2-chloro-4-(trifluoromethyl) pyridine: A combined experimental and DFT analysis”. Der Pharma Chemica, 7(9):110-121.
  • Udhayakala P, "A theoretical evaluation on quinoxaline derivatives as corrosion inhibitors on mild steel”, Der Pharma Chemica, 7(11):177-185.
  • S. Valliammai, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Efficient removal of Methylene Blue on Aeglemarmelos leaves: Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic studies, International Journal of Scientific Research”, 4 2015 271-273.
  • S. Valliammai, Y.Subbareddy, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Activated Carbon of Black Gram Husk as an Adsorbent For The Removal of Dye Fuchsine Basic From Aqueous Solutions: Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic Studies”, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, 10 2015 1-11.
  • S.Valliammai, Y.Subbareddy, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Adsorption of Erythrosine-B on Mesoporous Graphitic Activated Carbon Prepared from Bael Tree (Aeglemarmelos) Bark: Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic Studies”, Journal of Material and Environmental Science, 6 2015 2836-2852.
  • S.Valliammai, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Removal of Acid Blue 113 dyes from aqueous solution by activated carbon of Varagu millet husk, Chemistry, Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic Studies”, International Journal of Chem Tech Research, 8 2015 329 – 341.
  • K. Prabu, S. Shankarlal and E. Natarajan, "Fatty acid profile of fish scale of Catla catla”, African Journal of Biotechnology.Vol.14(21), pp.1828-1831, 27 May 2015.
  • B. Subha, P. Varun Prasath, R. Abinaya, R. J. Kavitha, K. Ravichandran, "Synthesis and characterization of nano-hydroxyapatite using Sapindus Mukorossi extract”, Solid state physics, AIP Conf. Proc. 1665, 050127 2015 1-3. (IF: 3.43)
  • K.Prabu and P.Kanagalakshmi, "Study of Biochemical Analysis and Antibacterial Activity of Glycyrrhiza Glabra Root Extracts”, St. Joseph’s Journal of Humanities and Science, Volume 1 Issue 2 August 2014 45-49
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2014, "A theoretical study of some barbiturates as corrosion inhibitors for mild steel”, J. Chem. Pharm. Res., vol. 6(4), pp.1027-1039.
  • R. Nithya and P. N. Sudha Grafting of n-butyl acrylate on to chitosan by ceric ion initiation and its antimicrobial activity, Der Pharmacia Lettre, 2014, 6 (4):58-64
  • Udhayakala P, "Density functional theory calculations on corrosion inhibitory action of five azlactones on mild steel”, J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 2014, vol.6(7), pp.117-127
  • Y. Subbareddy, C. Jayakumar, S. Valliammai, K. S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Synthesis of Efficient Activated Carbon from Peltophorum pterocarpum for the adsorption of Safranin O Dye and its investigation on Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic studies”, Desalination and Water Treatment, DOI.: 10.1080/19443994.2014.928803.
  • Y. Subbareddy, C. Jayakumar, S. Valliammai, K.S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, "Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic study of adsorption of Rhodamine B dye from aqueous solution by Fuller’s Earth”, International Journal of Research in Chemistry and Environment, 3 2014 16-25.
  • Ramapriya.L and J.Santhanalakshmi, "Synthesis, Size Characterization and Photocatalytic Studies on Nanoparticles of ZnO and Titania Doped ZnO for the Oxidative Degradation of Crystal Violet Dye in Aqueous Medium”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science & Engineering, ISSN (Online) 2347-3207(2014).
  • Abinaya R, Subha B, Adhilakshmi A, Ravichandran K, "Comparative study on the Mg doped Hydroxyapatite by Sol-Gel and Hydrothermal Technique”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science and Engineering (IJIRSE), Volume 2, Special issue 1 2014 1-6, (IF: 0.99)
  • R. J. Kavitha, B. Subha, S. Shanmugam, K. Ravichandran, "Synthesis of invitro characterisation of lithium doped bioactive glass through quick Alkali Sol – Gel Method”, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science and Engineering (IJIRSE), Volume 2, Special issue 1 2014, (IF: 0.99)
  • Udhayakala P, Jayanthi A, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2013, "Quantum chemical studies on some thiadiazolines as corrosion inhibitors for mild steel in acidic medium”, Res Chem Intermed., vol.39, pp.895–906.
  • Udhayakala P, Maxwell Samuel A, Rajendiran T V, and Gunasekaran S, 2013, "Quantum chemical study on inhibitory action of some substituted1,3,4-oxadiazoles on mild steel', Der Pharmacia Lettre, vol.5 (2), pp.272-283.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2013, 'Theoretical Study using DFT Calculations on Inhibitory action of Some Pyrazole Derivatives on Steel', J. Adv. Sci. Res., vol.4(2),pp. 31-37.
  • Udhayakala P, Maxwell Samuel A, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2013, 'Theoretical assessment of corrosion inhibition performance of some pyridazine derivatives on mild steel', J. Chem. Pharm. Res., vol.5(8), pp.142-153.
  • Udhayakala P, Maxwell Samuel A, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2013, ' DFT Study on the Adsorption Mechanism of some Phenyltetrazole Substituted Compounds as Effective Corrosion Inhibitors for Mild Steel', Der Pharma Chemica, vol. 5(6), pp.111-124
  • K.G. Purushotham, L. Sankar, Screening of Invitro antibacterial activity of tectona grandis on burn pathogens, IJPBS 3(3) PP 488-492 2013.
  • S. Valliammai, Y. Subbareddy, K. S. Nagaraja, B. Jeyaraj, Adsorption of Methylene Blue on Activated Carbon Prepared from Bael Tree (Aeglemarmelos) Bark: Equilibrium, Kinetics and Thermodynamic Studies, International Journal of Green and Herbal Chemistry, 4 2013 975-993.
  • K Prabu and Natarajan E: Antihyperglycemic effect of Chitosan of Podophthalmus vigil in Streptozotocin induced Diabetic rats. Int J Pharm Sci Res. 2013; 4(1); 352-359.
  • S. Shankarlal, K. Prabu and E. Natarajan, Amino acid profile of purple sea urchin shell (Salmacis Virgulata, L. Agassiz and Desor 1846). Advances in Applied Science Research, 2013, 4(3):23-26.
  • K. Prabu, S. Shankarlal and E. Natarajan. A Biosorption of Heavy Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions Using Fish Scale (Catla catla), World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences, 4 (1): 73-77, 2012.
  • Udhayakala P and Rajendiran T V, 2012, 'Computational Investigations on the Corrosion Inhibition efficiency of some Pyridine based alkaloids'. J. Chem. Bio. Phy. Sci. Sec.A, Vol.2(1), pp.172-183.
  • Udhayakala P, Jayanthi A and Rajendiran T V, 2012, 'Theoretical study of some Aminopyrimidine Derivatives and their potential activity as corrosion inhibitors', Der Chemica Sinica, vol. 3(1), pp. 148-159.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Quantum Chemical Investigations on Some Quinoxaline Derivatives as Effective Corrosion Inhibitors for Mild Steel', Der Pharmacia Lettre, vol. 4 (4), pp.1285-1298.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Theoretical approach to the corrosion inhibition efficiency of some pyrimidine derivatives using DFT method', J. Comput. Methods Mol. Des., vol. 2 (1), pp.1-15.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Theoretical evaluation on the efficiencies of some Flavonoids as corrosion inhibitors on Copper', J. Chem. Bio. Phy. Sci. Sec.A, Vol.2(3), pp.1151-1165.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Quantum Chemical Studies on The Efficiencies of Vinyl Imidazole Derivatives as Corrosion Inhibitors For Mild Steel', J Adv Scient Res, vol. 3(2),pp. 37-44.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Theoretical Evaluation of Corrosion Inhibition Performance of Some Triazole Derivatives', J Adv Scient Res, 2012, vol.3(2), pp. 71-77.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Density Functional Theory Investigations for the adsorption of some Oxadiazole Derivatives on Mild Steel', J Adv Sci Res, vol. 3(3), 67-74.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Theoretical assessment of Inhibitive behaviour of some Benzohydrazide Derivatives on Mild Steel', J Adv Sci Res, vol.3(4), pp. 82-88.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V and Gunasekaran S, 2012, 'Computational simulations of the molecular structure and thermodynamical properies of 4,6-dihydroxypyrimidine and 2,4-diamino-6-hydroxypyrimidine', Software Engineering and Technology ,Vol 4(9),pp.
  • K. Prabu and R. Lakshmipathy. Invitro Anthelminthic Activity of Eclipta Alba Leaf Extracts, Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, Vol. 4, Suppl 1, 488-489, 2012.
  • K. Prabu and E. Natarajan. Isolation and FTIR spectroscopy characterization of chitin from local sources, Advances in Applied Science Research, 2012, 3 (2):1870-1875.
  • K. Prabu and E. Natarajan. Bioprospecting of Shells of Crustaceans (Review article), Int J Pharm Pharm Sci, Vol. 4, Suppl, 4, 1-3, 2012.
  • K. Prabu and E. Natarajan. In Vitro Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Activity of Chitosan Isolated from Podophthalmus Vigil, Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Science. 2012; Vol. 2 (9): 075-082.
  • K. Prabu and E. Natarajan. Isolation and characterization of chitosan Isolated from Podophthalmus Vigil, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Research & Development, 2012; Vol. 4(08): 018-031.
  • Udhayakala Pandian, Seshadri Srinivasan, Rajendiran Thanappan Vinayagam & Gunasekaran Sethu, 2011, 'Theoretical and experimental studies of vibrational spectra and thermodynamical analysis of 3′-bromopropiophenone and 4′-bromo-3-chloropropiophenone', J. Mol. Model., vol.17, pp.1587–1598.
  • Udhayakala P, Rajendiran T V , Seshadri S and Gunasekaran S, 2011, 'Quantum chemical vibrational study, molecular property and HOMO-LUMO energies of 3-bromoacetophenone for Pharmaceutical application', J. Chem. Pharm. Res., vol.3(3), pp.610-625.
  • Udhayakala P, Jayanthi A, Rajendiran T V, Gunasekaran S, 2011, 'Molecular structure, FT-IR and FT-Raman spectra and HOMOLUMO analysis of 2-methoxy-4-nitroaniline using ab initio HF and DFT (B3LYP/B3PW91) calculations', Archives of Applied Science Research, vol. 3 (4), pp.424-439.
  • Udhayakala P, Jayanthi A, Rajendiran T V, Gunasekaran S, 2011, 'Computation and interpretation of vibrational spectra, thermodynamical and HOMO-LUMOanalysis of 2-chloro-4-nitroaniline', Int.J. ChemTech Res.,vol.3(4), pp.1851-1862.
  • Udhayakala P, Jayanthi A and Rajendiran T V, 2011, 'Adsorption and Quantum Chemical studies on the Inhibition potentials of some Formazan Derivatives', Der Pharma Chemica, vol. 3 (6), pp.528-539.
  • K. Prabu, N. Kanchana and A. Mohamed Sadiq. Hepatoprotective effect of Eclipta alba on paracetamol induced liver toxicity in rats. J. Microbiol. Biotech. Res., 1 (3): 75-79, 2011.
  • K. Prabu, S. Shankarlal, E. Natarajan and A. Mohamed sadiq. Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Activity of Methanolic Extract of Eclipta alba. Advances in Biological Research, 5 (5): 237-240, 2011.
  • S. Shankarlal, K. Prabu and E. Natarajan. Antimicrobial and Antioxidant Activity of Purple Sea Urchin Shell (Salmacis virgulata L. Agassiz and Desor 1846). American-Eurasian Journal of Scientific Research, 6 (3): 178-181, 2011.
  • Udhayakala P, Seshadri S, Rajendiran T V, Gunasekaran S, 2010, 'Vibrational spectroscopy investigation using ab initio and density functional theory on 3_-chloropropiophenone and 3_-nitropropiophenone', Spectrochimica Acta Part A, vol.75, pp.567–573.
  • K. G. Purushotham, P. Arun J. Johnsy Jayarani, R. Vasanthakumari, L. Sankar, Bijjam Raviprakash Reddy., Synergistic In Vitro Antibacterial Activity of Tectona Grandis Leaves with Tetracycline. IJPRIF 2(1) pp519-523 2010
  • A.Kumar, R.Llavarasan, T.Jayachandran, M.Deecaraman, P.Arvindan, N.Padmanabhan and M.R.V. Krishnan, Phytochemicals Investigation on a Tropical Plant, Suzygium cumini, Pak.J.Nutrition 8(1) 83 2009
  • A. R. Binupriya, M. Sathishkumar, D. Kavitha and S. E. Yun, "Adsorption potential of maize cob carbon for 2, 4-dichlorophenol removal from aqueous solutions: Equilibrium, kinetics and thermodynamics modeling”. Chemical Engineering Journal 2009, 147, 265-271. (117 citation).
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  • A.Kumar, R.Ilavarasan, T.Jayachandran, M.Deecaraman, P.Arvindan, N.Padmanabhan and M.R.V. Krishnan, Anti-diabetic activity of Syzygium cumini and its isolated compound against streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats, 2(9).
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