Sandeep Suryabhan Gholap, Ph.D

Alumni and Former Staff

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

Organometallic Chemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry


  • ​BSc- University of Pune with Distinction, India.
  • MSc- University of Pune with First Class, India.
  • PhD- Saitama University, RIKEN, Japan.

Professional Profile

  • ​2013-2016: International Programme Associate, RIKEN, WAKO, Japan
  • 2016-2017: Postdoctoral fellow, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan
  • 2017: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • ​The Chemical Society of Japan

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

hydrogenation CO2 utilization Transition Metal Catalyzed Reaction Green Chemistry