Prashant Shinde

Ph.D. Students

​Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

​I am interested in the synthesis of a chemical compound or biologically active molecules with the help of electrochemistry.

Selected Publications

  • Photoactivatable prodrug for simultaneous release of mertansine and CO along with a BODIPY derivative as a luminescent marker in mitochondria: a proof of concept for NIR image-guided cancer therapy Rajeshwari Tiwari, Prashant S. Shinde, Sreejesh Sreedharan, Anik Kumar Dey, Katherine A. Vallis, Santosh B. Mhaske, Sumit Kumar Pramanik and Amitava Das. Chem. Sci., 2021, 12, 2667


  • Master of Science, Organic Chemistry, Fergusson College, Pune University, India, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, Pune University, India, 2012

Professional Profile

  • 2018-2019, Project Fellow, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India.
  • 2016-2017, Research Associate, Syngene International Ltd, Banglore, India.
  • 2014-2015, Research Fellow, High Energy Material Research Laboratory (HEMRL) DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Pune, India.

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

Organic Synthesis Electro-organic Synthesis Heterogeneous catalyst Green Chemistry