News & Highlights

  • Congratulations Anand for receiving Indo-US postdoctoral fellowship with Prof. Pulickel M. Ajayan, Rice University, USA.
  • Congratulations Shubhadeep Pal for getting selected for European School on Nano Science and Nanotechnology (ESONN) – 2017 to be held at France.
  • Congratulations Shubhadeep Pal for receiving the K.V. Rao Scientific Society Young Scientist Award-2017 in Physics.
  • Congratulations Dr. Ravi Biroju for receiving the National Postdoctoral Fellowship and Marie Curie postdoctoral fellowship.
  • “Atomic layer sequence influences catalysis” LabTalk, IoP Nanotechnology [Link]
  • “TCIS: Ultrathin, water-repellent surface chemistry at work”, The Hindu [Link]
    • “Spongy catalyst helps generate hydrogen fuel”, Nature India. [Link]
    • Prof. Martin Pumera presents his top picks from Applied Materials Today, “Synergistic Effects of Dopants on the Spin Density of Catalytic Active Centers of N-doped Fluorinated Graphene for Oxygen Reduction Reaction” [Link].
    • Narayanan has been admitted as Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) – 2016.
    • Congratulations Shubhadeep and Kiran for receiving best poster award in National Poster Symposium on Advances in Chemical Sciences organized by RSC and TCIS.
    • “New material promises better batteries and fuel cells” SciDev.Net [Link]
    • “Nanosheets for imaging cells and delivering genes” Nature India [Link] “Molybdenum disulfide nanosheets – Are they safe?”, Nanotechweb.org (Labtalk). [Link] , Investigating the Bio-safety of Molybdenum-di-sulfide Nanosheets for Futuristic Biomedical Applications R&D Highlights, CSIR News.
    • Narayanan has been selected as Associate of Indian Academy of Sciences (2015-2018).
    • “CSIR-CECRI Pioneering research at electrochemistry-nano interface”, A. Subbiah and T. N. Narayanan, Nano digest, (India’s Premier Magazine on Nanotechnology) September 2014. (Invited Article)
    • “Tough foam from tiny sheets” Cited in Science Daily, youtube, azonano etc.
    • Highlighted by Nanotechweb.org “Selective Electrochemical Biosensing Using Molybdenum disulfide”
    • “New Device Pulls Water from Thin Air”, Featured in Science Magazine.
    • “Diamonds are an Oil’s best friend”, Rice News.
    • “The First-Magnetic-Nanoparticle-Free Carbon-Based Contrast Agent of Magnetic-Resonance Imaging-Fluorinated Graphene Oxide” by Y. H. Hu. Small 10 (8) 1451. (This article highlights our article on FGO for multimodality, Advanced Materials (2014)).