Research Interests

Development and study of shape controlled catalytic and other materials for energy and environmental related applications.

Selected Publications

  • Studies on catalytic and structural properties of BaRuO3 type perovskite material for diesel soot oxidation
    P. Doggali, F. Grasset , O. Cador, S. Rayalu, Y. Teraoka and Nitin Labhsetwar
    Journal of Environmental chemical Engineering, 2, 340-343, (2014)
  • Bench Scale Experiments of Diesel Soot Oxidation Using Pr0.7Sr0.2K0.1MnO3 Perovskite type Catalyst Coated on Cerami...
    P. Doggali, H. Kusaba, Y. Teraoka and N. Labhsetwar
    Topics in Catalysis, 56, 457-461, (2013)
  • Combustion of volatile organic compounds over Cu-Mn based mixed oxide type catalysts supported on mesoporous Al2O3,...
    P. Doggali, Y. Teraoka, P. Mungse, I. shah, and N. Labhsetwar
    Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical 358, 23 30, (2012)
  • Lowcost catalysts for the control of indoor CO and PM emissions from solid fuel combustion
    P. Doggali, H. Kusaba, H. Einaga, S. Rayalu, Y. Teraoka and N. Labhsetwar
    Journal of Hazardous materials 186, 796804, (2011)
  • La0.9Ba0.1CoO3 perovskite type catalysts for the control of CO and PM emissions
    P. Doggali , Y. Teraoka , P. Chankapure , S. Rayalu, N. Labhsetwar
    Catalysis Communications 11, 665669, (2010)
  • CeO2-Co3O4 Mixed Oxide based Catalytic Material for Diesel Soot Oxidation
    M. Dhakad, Pradeep Doggali, J. Subart, T. Mitshuhashi, R. Kumar, S. Devotta, and N. Labhse...
    Catalysis Today 132, 188193, (2008)

Education Profile

  • B. Sc., Chemistry, Kakatiya University, Karimnagar, India, 2005
  • M. Sc., Chemistry, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU), Hyderabad, India, 2007
  • Ph.D., Chemistry, NEERI, Nagpur, India, 2012

Professional Profile

  • 2012-2013: Senior R&D Executive, L&T, Vadodara, India 
  • 2013-2014: Research Consultant, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2015-Present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • Member of Indian Council of Chemists (IIC)
  • Member of American Chemical Society (ACS)


  • GLOBAL-COE Internship Award at Kyushu University, Japan
  • Best business plan presentation award at Technology Led Entrepreneurship Program  of Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (CSIR-IICT) by the faculty of Indian Institute of Management (IIM)
  • Best Oral presentation award on "Enviro 2025-Challenges, Interventions & Mitigations" held at NEERI, Nagpur, India.
  • Awarded Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) by CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India).

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Division of Physical Science and Engineering (PSE)