• Navdeep Rana, Pushpita Ghosh, and Prasad Perlekar, “Spreading of nonmotile bacteria on a hard agar plate: Comparison between agent-based and stochastic simulations” Phys. Rev. E 96, 052403 (7 Nov 2017)

  • Pushpita Ghosh and Herbert Levine, “Morphodynamics of a growing microbial colony driven by cell death” Phys. Rev. E 96, 052404 (8 Nov 2017)

  • M. G. Jain, K. N. Sreedevi, A. Equbal, P. K. Madhu, V. Agarwal, J. Magn. Reson, “Refocusing pulses: A strategy to improve efficiency of phase-modulated heteronuclear decoupling schemes in MAS solid-state NMR” Journal of Magnetic Resonance Volume 284, November 2017, Pages 59-65

  • Sudeshna Patra, T V Vineesh, and T. N. Narayanan, “Enhanced Viscoelastic Properties of Graphene Oxide Membranes” Carbon 124, 576-583 (2017)

  • Shauri Chakraborty, Sakuntala Chatterjee, and Mustansir Barma, “Ordered phases in coupled nonequilibrium systems: Dynamic properties” Phys. Rev. E 96, 022128 (2017)

  • Shauri Chakraborty, Sakuntala Chatterjee, and Mustansir Barma, “Ordered phases in coupled nonequilibrium systems: Static properties” Phys. Rev. E 96, 022127 (2017)

  • Bappaditya Chandra, Debanjan Bhowmik, Barun Kumar Maity, Kaustubh R. Mote, Debabrata Dhara, Ravindra Venkatramani, Sudipta Maiti, Perunthiruthy K. Madhu, “Major Reaction Coordinates Linking Transient Amyloid-β Oligomers to Fibrils Measured at Atomic Level” Biophysical Journal, Volume 113, Issue 4, 22 August 2017, Pages 805–816

  • S Ray, A Maitra, A Biswas, S Panjikar, J Mondal, R Anand, “Functional Insights into the Mode of DNA and Ligand Binding of the TetR Family Regulator TylP from Streptomyces fradiae” Journal of Biological Chemistry, jbc. M117. 788000

  • Mukul G. Jain, G. Rajalakshmi, Asif Equbal, Kaustubh R. Mote, Vipin Agarwal and P. K. Madhu, “Sine-squared shifted pulses for recoupling interactions in solid-state NMR” The Journal of Chemical Physics 146, 244201 (2017)

  • Johannes Hellwagner, Kshama Sharma, Kong Ooi Tan, Johannes J. Wittmann, Beat H. Meier, P. K. Madhu and Matthias Ernst, “Optimizing symmetry-based recoupling sequences in solid-state NMR by pulse-transient compensation and asynchronous implementation” The Journal of Chemical Physics 146, 244202 (2017)

  • Ronen Berkovich, Jagannath Mondal, Inga Paster†, and B. J. Berne, “Simulated Force Quench Dynamics Shows GB1 Protein Is Not a Two State Folder” J. Phys. Chem. B, 2017, 121 (20), pp 5162–5173

  • Pratyush Tiwary, Jagannath Mondal, B. J. Berne, “How and when does an anticancer drug leave its binding site?” Science Advances 31 May 2017: Vol. 3, no. 5, e1700014

  • Anand B. Puthirath, Sudeshna Patra, Shubhadeep Pal, Manoj M., Aravind Puthirath Balan, Jayalekshmi S. and Narayanan Tharangattu N, “Transparent flexible lithium ion conducting solid polymer electrolyte” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, DOI: 10.1039/C7TA02182H

  • Mukul G. Jain, Daniela Lalli, Jan Stanek, Chandrakala Gowda, Satya Prakash, Tom S. Schwarzer, Tobias Schubeis, Kathrin Castiglione, Loren B. Andreas, P. K. Madhu, Guido Pintacuda and Vipin Agarwal, “Selective 1H- 1H Distance Restraints in Fully Protonated Proteins by Very Fast Magic-Angle Spinning Solid-State NMR” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. (2017) acs.jpclett.7b00983–7. doi:10.1021/acs.jpclett.7b00983.

  • Ravi K. Biroju, Deya Das, Rahul Sharma, Shubhadeep Pal, Larionette P. L. Mawlong, Kapil Bhorkar, P. K. Giri, Abhishek K. Singh, and Tharangattu N. Narayanan, “Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Activity of Graphene–MoS2 van der Waals Heterostructures” ACS Energy Lett., 2017, 2, pp 1355–1361

  • Bappaditya Chandra, Venus Singh Mithu, Debanjan Bhowmik, Anand Kant Das, Bankanidhi Sahoo, Sudipta Maiti, and Perunthiruthy K. Madhu, “Curcumin Dictates Divergent Fates for the Central Salt Bridges in Amyloid-β40 and Amyloid-β42 Biophysical Journal. 112, 1597–1608, April 25, (2017 )

  • DeepshikhaVerma, Aruna Murmu, Samudrala Gourinath, Alok Bhattacharya and Kandala V. R. Chary, “Structure of Ca 2+ -binding protein-6 from Entamoeba histolytica and its involvement in trophozoite proliferation regulation” PPATHOGENS-D-16-02743R1 (2017)

  • Ravi Shankar, Matthias Ernst, P. K. Madhu, Thomas Vosegaard, Niels Chr. Nielsen, and Anders B. Nielsen, “A general theoretical description of the influence of isotropic chemical shift in dipolar recoupling experiments for solid-state NMR” J.Chem.Phys. 146, 134105 (2017)

  • Shubhadeep Pal, Mihir Sahoo, Vineesh T. Veettil, Kiran K. Tadi , Arnab Ghosh, Parlappalli Satyam, Ravi K. Biroju , Pulickel M. Ajayan, Saroj K. Nayak, and Tharangattu N. Narayanan, “Covalently Connected Carbon Nanotubes as Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction through Band Engineering” ACS Catal. 2017, 7, 2676-2684.

  • Asif Equbal, Ravi Shankar, Michal Leskes, Shimon Vega, Niels Chr. Nielsen and P. K. Madhu, “Significance of symmetry in the nuclear spin Hamiltonian for efficient heteronuclear dipolar decoupling in solid-state NMR: A Floquet description of supercycled rCW schemes” J. Chem. Phys. 146, 104202 (2017).

  • Kiran K. Tadi, Santosh Kumar Bikkarolla, Kapil Bhorkar, Shubhadeep Pal, Narayan Kunchur, Indulekha N, Sruthi Radhakrishnan, Ravi Kumar Biroju, and T. N. Narayanan, “Defluorination of fluorographene Oxide via Solvent Interactions” Particle & Particle Systems Characterization,1600346 (1-7)(2017).

  • Asif Equbal, P. K. Madhu, Beat H. Meier, Niels Chr. Nielsen, Matthias Ernst and Vipin Agarwal “Parameter independent low-power heteronuclear decoupling for fast magic-angle spinning solid-state NMR” The Journal of Chemical Physics *146*, 084202 (2017).

  • Shubhadeep Pal, Kiran Kumar Tadi, P. M. Sudeep, Sruthi Radhakrishnan, and T. N. Narayanan “Temperature Assisted Shear Exfoliation of Layered Crystals for the Large Scale Synthesis of Catalytically Active Luminescent Quantum Dots” Mater. Chem. Front., 2017,1, 319-325 DOI: 10.1039/C6QM00081A

  • R. Gopal, R. Kumar, M. Anand, A. Kulkarni, D. P. Singh, S. R. Krishnan, V. Sharma, and M. Krishnamurthy “A source to deliver mesoscopic particles for laser plasma studies” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 88, 023301 (2017); doi: 10.1063/1.4974973

  • Debabrata Dhara, Debdeep Mandal, Avijit Maiti, Cem B. Yildiz, Pankaj Kalita, Nicolas Chrysochos, Carola Schulzke, Vadapalli Chandrasekhar and Anukul Jana “Assembly of NHC-Stabilized 2-Hydrophosphasilenes from Si(IV) Precursors: A Lewis Acid-Base Complex” Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 19290−19298.

  • Ravi K. Biroju, Shubhadeep Pal, Rahul Sharma, P. K. Giri, and T. N. Narayanan “Stacking Sequence Dependent Photo-Electrocatalytic Performance of CVD Grown MoS2/Graphene van der Waals Solids” Nanotechnology 28 (8), 085101 (2017)

  • M. D. Khandkar, R. Stinchcombe and M. Barma “Coarsening and persistence in a one-dimensional system of orienting arrowheads: Domain-wall kinetics with A + B → 0” Phys. Rev. E 95, 012147 (2017)

  • N. Shankaraiah, Awadhesh K. Dubey, Sanjay Puri, and Subodh R. Shenoy“Dynamical scaling for underdamped strain order parameters quenched below first-order phase transitions” PHYSICAL REVIEW B 94, 224101 (2016)

  • H. Sachdeva, M. Barma and Madan Rao “Nonequilibrium description of de novo biogenesis and transport through Golgi-like cisternae” Scientific Reports 6, 38840; doi: 10.1038/srep38840 (2016)

  • Johannes J. Wittmann, Vipin Agarwal, Johannes Hellwagner, Alons Lends, Riccardo Cadalbert, Beat H. Meier “Accelerating proton spin diffusion in perdeuterated proteins at 100 kHz MAS” J Biomol NMR doi:10.1007/s10858-016-0071-8 (2016)

  • Indrajit Tah and Jagannath Mondal “Does a Hydrophobic Macromolecule Respond to a Mixed Osmolyte Environment?” J. Phys. Chem. B, 2016, 120 (42), pp 10969–10978 (2016)

  • Bipin Kumar Gupta, Lee Yean, Singh Satbir, Pawan Kumar, Kedawat Garima, T. N. Narayanan, Sajna Antony Vithayathil, Liehui Ge, Xiaobo Zhan, Sarika Gupta, Angel A. Marti, Robert Vajtai, Pulickel M.Ajayan, Benny Abraham Kaipparettu, “Bifunctional Luminomagnetic Rare-Earth Nanorods for High-Contrast Bioimaging Nanoprobes”, Sci. Rep. 6, 32401 (2016)

  • S K Nandi, S Ramaswamy, “The glass susceptibility: growth kinetics and saturation under shear“, Phys.Rev. E 94, 012607 (2016).

  • Sudeshna Patra, Sathyavathi Ravulapalli, Myung Gwan Hahm, Kiran Kumar Tadi, and T. N. Narayanan, “On the development of Multifunctional Luminescent Supramolecular Hydrogel of Gold and Egg White”, Nanotechnology 27, 415603 (2016).

  • Kaustubh R. Mote, Vipin Agarwal, and P.K. Madhu “Five decades of homonuclear dipolar decoupling in solid-state NMR: Status and outlook” Prog Nucl Magn Reson Spectrosc 97, 1-39 (2016)

  • M. Majumder, Wei Gao, P. M. Ajayan, T. N. Narayanan, and B. K Pradhan “Graphite oxide coated particulate material and method of making thereof” United States Patent and Trademark Office, 9403115B2 (2016)

  • Rayan Chatterjee, Abhijeet A. Joshi, and Prasad Perlekar “Front structure and dynamics in dense colonies of motile bacteria: Role of active turbulence” Phys. Rev. E 94, 022406 (2016)

  • T. V. Vineesh, M. Suhail, MyungGwanHahm, V. Prabu, S. Alwarappan and T. N. Narayanan “Controllably Alloyed, Low Density, Free-standing Ni-Co and Ni-Graphene Sponges for Electrocatalytic Water Splitting” Sci. Rep. 6, 31202 (2016)

  • Pramodh Vallurupalli, Nilmadhab Chakrabarti, Régis Pomès and Lewis E. Kay “Atomistic picture of conformational exchange in a T4 lysozyme cavity mutant: an experiment-guided molecular dynamics study”Chem. Sci., 7, 3602-3613, (2016)

  • K. Sharma, P. K. Madhu, and V. Agarwal “Systematic evaluation of heteronuclear spin decoupling in solid-state NMR at the rotary-resonance conditions in the regime of fast magic-angle spinning” J. Magn. Reson. 270, 136-141, 2016.

  • Saurish Chakrabarty, Rajsekhar Das, Smarajit Karmakar and Chandan Dasgupta “Understanding the dynamics of glass-forming liquids with random pinning within the random first order transition theory” JCP (2016)

  • Meiyazhagan Ashok Kumar, Alin Cristian Chipara, Tharangattu N. Narayanan, Ayyappan Anumary, Radhakrishnan Sruthi, Palanisamy Thanikaivelan, Robert Vajtai, Sendurai A. Mani, and Pulickel M. Ajayan, “Three-Dimensional Porous Sponges from Collagen Biowastes” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8 (23) 14836-14844 (2016)

  • S.Derebail Muralidhar, B. Pier, J. F. Scott and R. Govindarajan “Flow around a rotating, semi-infinite cylinder in an axial stream” Proc.R. Soc. A , 472, .20150850, (2016)

  • Kshama Sharma, Perunthiruthy K. Madhu, and Kaustubh R. Mote, ” A suite of pulse sequences based on multiple sequential acquisitions at one and two radiofrequency channels for solid-state magic-angle spinning NMR studies of proteins” J. Biomol. NMR (1-12) (2016)

  • Himanshu Singh , Manish R. Shukla , BasuthkarJ. Rao b and Kandala V.R. Charry “Regulation of starch, lipids and amino acids upon nitrogen sensing in Chlamydomonas reinhardti”Algal Research ,18, 33-44, (2016)

  • Sukhendu Ghosh, R Usha, Rama Govindarajan and Outi Tammisola,”Inviscid instability of two-fluid free surface flow down an incline.”Meccanica, ISSN 1572-9648, (2016)

  • M. Praveen Kumar, Madhan Mohan Raju, A. Arunchander, Subbulakshmi Selvaraj, Golap Kalita, Tharangattu N. Narayanan A. K. Sahu and Deepak K. Pattanayak “Nitrogen Doped Graphene as Metal Free Electrocatalyst for Efficient Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Alkaline Media and Its Application in Anion Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells”, J Electrochem. Soc., 163 (8) F848-F855 (2016)

  • Juliane Adler, Monika Baumann, Bruno Voigt; Holger Scheidt, Debanjan Bhowmik, Tilmann Haupl, Bernd Abel, Perunthiruthy K. Madhu, Jochen Balbach, Sudipta Maiti, and Daniel Huster, “ A Detailed Analysis of the Morphology of Fibrils of Selectively Mutated Amyloid beta (1-40)ChemPhysChem 10.1002/cphc.201600413 (2016)

  • Kiran Kumar Tadi, Anil M Palve, Shubhadeep Pal, P Sudeep and Tharangattu N Narayanan, “Single step, bulk synthesis of engineered MoS2 quantum dots for multifunctional electrocatalysis” Nanotechnology, (27), 275402, (2016)

  • Priya Maheshwari, Dhanadeep Dutta, Saurabh Mukherjee, Perunthiruthy K. Madhu, Kaustubh R. Mote and Pradeep K. Pujari “Positron annihilation and nuclear magnetic resonance study of the phase behavior of water confined in mesopores at different levels of hydration”Phys. Chem.Chem.Phys. 18, 12886-12895, (2016)

  • Kiran K. Tadi, Shubhadeep Pal, and T. N. Narayanan, “Fluorographene based Ultrasensitive Ammonia Sensor”, SciRep. 6, 25221, (2016)

  • S. Chakraborty, S. Pal, S. Chatterjee and M. Barma, “Large compact clusters and fast dynamics in coupled nonequilibrium systems”, Phys. Rev. E 93, 050102 (R) (2016

  • David Nieder, Cem B. Yildiz, Anukul Jana, Michael Zimmer, Volker Huch and David Scheschkewitz ” Dimerization of a marginally stable disilenyl germylene to tricyclic systems: evidence for reversible NHC-coordination Chem. Commun. 52, 2799-2802, (2016).

  • Smarajit Karmakar, Chandan Dasgupta, and Srikanth Sastry ” Short-Time Beta Relaxation in Glass-Forming Liquids Is Cooperative in NaturePhys. Rev. Lett. 116, 085701 (2016)

  • Santanu Roy, David Skoff, Dominic V. Perroni, Jagannath Mondal, Arun Yethiraj, Mahesh K. Mahanthappa, Martin T. Zanni, and James L. Skinner “Water Dynamics in Gyroid Phases of Self-Assembled Gemini Surfactants J Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 2472 (2016)

  • A. Equbal, M. Bjerring, K. Sharma, P. K. Madhu, and N. C. Nielsen, “Heteronuclear decoupling in MAS NMR in the intermediate to fast sample spinning regime,Chem. Phys. Lett. 644, 243-24 (2016)

  • Asif Equbal, Michal Leskes, Niels Chr. Nielsen, P.K. Madhu, and Shimon Vega, “Relative Merits of rCWA and XiX Heteronuclear Spin Decoupling in Solid-State -Angle-Spinning NMR Spectroscopy: A Bimodal Floquet Analysis”, J Magn Reson 263, 55-64 (2016)

  • Atul Varshney, Smita Gohil, Mayur Sathe, Seshagiri Rao R V, J. B. Joshi, S. Bhattacharya, Anand Yethiraj, and Shankar Ghosh “Multiscale flow in an electro-hydrodynamically driven oil-in-oil emulsion “, Soft Matter, 12, 1759-1764 (2016)

  • Beena Mol, Lija Joy, Hysen Thomas, Vinoy Thomas, Cyriac Joseph, T. N. Narayanan, Salim Al-Harthi, N. Unnikrishnan, and M. R. Anantharaman, “Evidence for enhanced optical properties through plasmon resonance energy transfer in silver silica nanocomposites” Nanotechnology 27 (8), 085701 (10pp) (2016)



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