Invited Talks

Invited Talks
Invited Talk Speaker Title
Prof. Hendrik Heinz, University of Colorado, USA
Discovery of New Materials by Simulation and Experiment: From Molecular Recognition to Catalysts, Composites, and Therapeutics
Prof. B. V. Reddy, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT), Canada
Advances in Materials and the role on Performance Improvement Power Generation Systems
Dr. M M Shaijumon, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Trivandrum, India
2D Materials Beyond Graphene: Controllable Synthesis and Applications
4 Prof. G. Sangiliyandi, Konkuk University, Seoul 143-701, Korea A novel biomolecule mediated synthesis of graphene oxide-silver nanoparticle nanocomposite: A potential anticancer nanotherapy
Prof. M. K. Jayaraj, Cochin University of Science & Tech., Cochin
Amorphous oxide thin film transistors for the application of transparent flexible electronics
Dr. Reji Philip, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, India
Ultrafast Laser Induced Periodic Surface Structuring (fs-LIPSS) and applications
7 Dr. A.P. Uthirakumar, Sona College of Technology, Salem-5, India Impact of nanotexturing on high performance GaN-based Light Emitting Diodes
Dr. Atul Kumar Gupta, University of Allahabad, India
Temperature Dependent Properties of Mn:ZnS Nanoparticles
Dr. Jaison Joseph, Govt. College, Khandola, Marcela, Goa
Nano grain ferrite thin films – An effective way to tune in desirable magnetic & transport properties in space constrained miniature electronic gadget architecture.
Dr. Abhijit P. Deshpande, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai , India
Coarse-grained models for polymers – understanding of polymer structures and interactions with solvents
Dr. Siby Varghese, Rubber Research Institute of India, Kottayam, India
Recent Developments in Rubber Nanocomposites
Prof. K J Thomas, Department of Physics, Central University of Kerala, Kasargod, Kerala, India
Transport properties of Quantum One-Dimensional Conductors
Prof. M R Anantharaman, Department of Physics, Cochin University of Science & Tech., Cochin, India
Template Assisted Fabrication of 1-D Magnetic Nanostructures for Applications
Papers for presentation in Oral and Poster Sessions
Oral Session 1 (13 July, 16.10 -17.00)
1.1 P K Mandal, J. Devasia. M.T. Kuruvila Characterization of fine precipitates evolution in post ageing treatment after friction stir processed 7075 Al alloy
1.2 Mitra Satapathy, Aditya Kumar Preparation and characterization of superhydrophobic and superoleophilic polymer-composite coatings for oil-water separation application
1.3 Alex K Babu, Anthea Judette, Alwinson Kuriakose, Althaf Easa, Rakesh Reghunath, Soney C. George Development of Super Hydrophobic Sponge for Oil Spill Separation
1.4 Sharika T. Nair,Soney C. George, Sabu Thomas Engineering Nanostructured Polymer blends for EMI shielding Applications
1.5 Grace Moni, Soney George Mechanical and Thermal Properties of rGO and GNP reinforced FKM nanocomposites
1.6 A. A. Gudigar, S. S. Rane, S. M. Sonar, R.J. Naik, K.Y. Salkar, P.P. Naik, R B Tangasali Electrical and Magnetic properties of Er-Doped Nanoparticle Dilute Magnetic Semiconductor (DMS) materials
Oral Session 2 (13 July, 16.10 -17.00)
2.1 Mahalaxmi. N., Ramasamy E.V. An eco-friendly synthesis of silver nanoparticles using an Invasive aquatic weed: Limnocharis flava
2.2 Anoop K Unni, M.Ashfaq, N. Kishore Babu, K. Sivaprasad Study on soldering of similar and dissimilar Aluminium alloys using active solders
2.2 N. Kunnath and J. Philip Synthesis and Characterization of nanostructured piezoelectric Sodium Potassium Bismuth Titanates with Morphotropic Phase Boundary
2.3 T. Atahar Parveen Role of Spin-Orbit interaction on Electronic properties of Cu based Ternary Zintl Phases
2.4 Nighila V. Paul, Johney Issac and Jacob Philip Prospects of Graphene and Carbon Nanostructures in Thermal Management Applications
2.5 Palaksha P. A., Ajit kumar P., Ravishankar K. S. Microstructure and dry sliding wear behaviour of austempered high silicon steel
2.6 Kanhu Charan Sahoo, P.Parameswaran, Sunil Goyal, S. Ravi, K. Laha Effects of temperature and multiaxial state of stress on creep rupture behaviour of 304HCu austenitic stainless steel
Oral Session 3 (14 July, 11.40 -12.20)
3.1 B. Balaji, T. Sakthivel, M. Vasudevan Influence of groove angle on type IV cracking behaviour of T91 steel weld joint
3.2 M Suresh Babu, D Pal Effect of Critical Current Density in the Phase Diagrams of Low Temperature Superconductors, Ca3Rh4Sn13
3.3 B. Moses Abraham, G. Vaitheeswaran Structural and electronic properties of 1,2-Bis(1H-tetrazol-1-yl)ethane under high pressure using density functional theory
3.4 Jibin T Philip, Chacko Preno Koshy Synthesis, Morphology and Topography Analyses of Ceria-based Nanoparticles to be used as Lubricant Property Enhancers
3.5 Jose Kurian John Trade-offs in Dielectric Spectroscopyusing Cavity Perturbation at The X-Band
Oral Session 4 (14 July, 11.40-12.20)
4.2 Josny Joy and Soney C George Investigation on the Properties of Natural Rubber/Graphene Quantum Dot Nanocomposite
4.3 Arun S. Prasad Role of Plant Extracts in Nanoparticle Synthesis
4.4 Mathew M. Mecheril , J. Philip Fluorescence Quenching of Aqueous Solution of Fluorescein Doped with ZnS Nanoparticles
4.5 R. Rakhikrishna, Johney Isaac and Jacob Philip Effect of Ferrite phase on Magneto-electric properties of nanocomposites of Sodium potassium lithium niobate
Oral Session 5 (14 July, 12.20-13.10) 
5.1 Richu Zachariah, Blessy Joy, Jubin Varghese Experimental Investigations on a Serpentine tube type water based PV Thermal System with and without Reflectors
5.2 Sedharth, Kevin Shaji, Rinto Mathew, Shinoj Thomas, Nikhil S. Chingamparambil,Arun Thomas, Rakesh Reghunath STUDY ON TENSILE CHARACTERISTICS OF CARBON-KEVLAR HYBRID COMPOSITE AND KEVLAR EPOXY COMPOSITES
5.3 S. Maha Nandeswarudu, T. Sakthivel, G.V.S. Nageswara Rao, P. Shruti, T. Srinivasa Rao and K. Laha AN ENHANCEMENT IN CREEP STRENGTH OF MODIFIED 9Cr-1Mo STEEL WELD JOINT
Oral Session 6 (14 July, 12.20-13.10)
6.1 Jiji Abraham, Soney C George and Sabu Thomas Solvent sensing characteristics of ionic liquid modified MWCNT based SBR nanocomposites
6.2 Mayank Chakraverty, Harisankar P S Study of Bias Dependence of Tunneling Magnetoresistance in Co/MgO/Co Magnetic Tunnel Junctions using First Principles Calculations
6.3 Ajith Soman A and Mary Lubi C. Green Synthesis of Magnetic Iron Nanoparticles and Its Encapsulation for Water Treatment
6.4 P K Mandal, , J. Devasia. M.T. Kuruvila Effect of process parameters on the ageing properties of Sc inoculated cast Al-Zn-Mg alloy
Poster Session
P1. R. Seema, K. V. Arun Kumar Synthesis of pure and silver doped zinc oxide nanoparticles using co-precipitation method and its characterization
P2. Rajesh Kumar Meena, Neelu Chouhan Synthesis and Characterization of Pt-Fe2O3 Nanoparticles and antibacterial activity
P3. Ashin J, Abey S, Amal L M, Jeril J, Manu H, Vijeesh V, Samuel K G Effects of T6 heat treatment and strain rate on the tensile properties of TIG welded Al-6063 alloy joints
P4. Francis Thomas, Deepa Janardanan, Bini George Biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles using Nigella Sativa seed extract and evaluation of its antioxidant as well as photo-catalytic activity.
P5. Sajina N, Athira Jayachandran, Bini George Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Cinnamomum Tamala leaf extract and evaluation of its antioxidant activity
P6. Aiswarya Purushothaman, Achutha. A. S, Deepa Janardanan Computational study on mechanism of hydroxyl radical scavenging by melatonin and N-acetyl tryptophan
P7. Shashikala K, Sruthi T P, Deepa Janardanan Computational study on fate of the Criegee intermediates in the atmosphere
P8. Shibu P Varghese, Binson Babu, Rosy Antony, and M. M. Shaijumon Graphene-Mn3O4 Nanocomposite as Efficient Anode Material for Lithium Ion Battery
P9. Aswathy Joseph, Jackek Fal, Gawel Zyla, Suresh Mathew Viscosity, dielectric permitivity and electrical conductance measurements of Ionic liquid based Iron oxide magnetic nanofluids