Postdoctoral Fellows

A S M Jahirul I Mazumder, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Ajit Prabhakar Kale, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Research Interest: ​Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Organometallic chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, C-H Activation

Alejandra Rendón Patiño

Post-doctoral fellow

Research Interest: Electron Microscopy, Heterogeneous catalysis, Green Chemistry, Material synthesis

Atanu Ghosh,Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Material chemistry, Noble metal clusters, MOF, catalysis

Bhagyashree Kulkarni, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Anionic Polymerization, Polymeric nanoassemblies, Supramolecular architectures

Büsra Dereli, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Computational Chemistry, Homogeneous Catalysis, computational electrocatalysis, metal-organic frameworks

Chengyang Feng, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Chunwei Dong, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Chunyang Li, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Delong Han, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Marine ecology, Materials modeling

Dharmaraj Periyanagounder, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: 2D Materials, Nanofabrication (E-beam & Photolithography), Nanoelectronics, Opto-electronics, Neuromorphic Computing, catalysis

Didier Barradas Bautista  Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Computational Biology, Protein-protein docking, Network biology, Computational modeling of macromolecules, Bioinformatics, Biophysics, Drug discovery, Machine learning

Diego Mateo, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Electrocatalysis, ​Photocatalysis, CO2 Conversion, solar fuels

Haifeng Chen, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoredox Catalysis, Heterogeneous catalysis, Electrochemistry, Reductive Cross Coupling, Nickel dual catalysis

Hao Huang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalyst, photoelectrochemical application

Hend Omar Mohamed, Ph.D.

Research Associate

Research Interest: ​Photo catalyst materials, Nanomaterial, wastewater treatments, Membrane bioreactor, Biocatalyst material, Metal carbides and nitrides, Electrodeposition techniques

Hong Wang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hongpo Liu, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Transition metal dichalcogenides, 2D metal nanomaterials, epitaxial growth, Electrocatalysis

Hongwei Zhu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Perovskites, solar cells

Huifeng Yue, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Huiwen Lin, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Ildar Mukhambetov, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Industrial catalysts, alumina, Heterogeneous catalysis

Indranil Dutta, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Bifunctionality, Catalyst design, Small molecule activation, Hydrogen economy

Jianfeng Zhao, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Ultrafast scanning electron microscopy, surface dynamics, photovoltaic materials

Jiaqi Jia, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoredox Catalysis, Metal catalysis, Enantioselectivity

Jiaxi Xu, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Organocatalysis, Controlled/living polymerizations, Hydrogen bonding

Jose Luis Cerrillo Olmo, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Green Chemistry, Zeolites, pollutant removal, catalysts synthesis, characterization, hydrogenation

Juan Carlos Navarro de Miguel, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, metal supported catalysts, CO2 Valorization, Reaction kinetics, Operando spectroscopy, TEM

Karthik Peramaiya, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoelectrochemical, N2 reduction

Kathiravan Murugesan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photochemistry, C-H Activation, Heterogeneous and homogenous catalysts, synthetic methodology

Khursand Yorov , Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials Science, Nanoparticle Synthesis, Inorganic Chemistry, Material Characterization

Leiming Guo, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Polymers, membranes

Li Yang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Organometallic chemistry, Pincer complexes synthesis and catalysis, hydrogenation and small molecule activation

Luis Gutierrez Arzaluz, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Time-resolved Laser Spectroscopy, Micro-PL, Single-Particle Spectroscopy

Manoj V. Mane, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Computational Chemistry, Organometallic chemistry, Investigation of Reaction Mechanisms, Small molecule activation

Mengmeng Cui, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: computational fluid dynamics, process simulation, process optimization

Mingtao Zhou, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: RAFT, ATRP

Mohammad Ziaur Rahman, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: photocatalyst, Electrocatalysis, water splitting, redox dynamics, charge transport kinetics

Moussa O. Zaarour, Ph.D.

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Zeolites, Catalyst design, Heterogeneous catalysis, spectroscopy

Muralirajan Krishnamoorthy, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Transition-metal-catalyzed reactions, Photo-redox reactions, C-H activation reactions

Partha Maity, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Photocatalysis, Photophysics, Ultrafast spectroscopy of nanocrystals

Peng Yuan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Metal, Nanocluster

Pravin Babar, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Electrocatalysis, Energy conversion and storage , Material Characterization

Priyanka Chakraborty, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Pincer complex, Single Crystal XRD, Homogenous Catalysis

Qing Liu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Alkyne-alkyne coupling, Graphdiyne, Graphdiyne analogues

Qingpeng Cheng, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Raghu Vamsy Maligal Ganesh, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Nanomaterial, Heterogeneous catalysis, Bimetallic and Intermetallic catalysts

Rajesh K. Parsapur, Ph. D.

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Hydrodesulfurization, membranes, gas separation, Surface Organometallic Catalysis, design of nanostructured mesoporous zeolites, otypes and transition metal oxides

Renwu Huang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Copper cluster, Metal-organic framework, Cluster-based MOF

Rohit K. Rai, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysts, Non-noble metals, hydrogenation, Ammonia synthesis, Hydroformylation, Oxidation reaction

Rounak Naphade, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Interests in Hybrid perovskites, photo-voltaic and Optoelectronics, catalysis

Rushana Khairova, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials Science, Synthesis, Organic chemistry, Organometallic chemistry, Material Characterization

Sagadevan Arunachalam, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Organic Synthesis, Organic Photochemistry, catalysis, Green Chemistry

Saibal Bhaumik, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Anionic Polymerization, ATRP, Non-covalent H-Bonding, Macromolecular architecture

Sandeep K. Sharma, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Anionic Polymerization, Mechano Polymers, Donor-acceptor Polymers

Sandeep Suryabhan Gholap, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: hydrogenation, CO2 utilization, Transition Metal Catalyzed Reaction, Green Chemistry

Sangho Chung, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Zeolites, Solid-state NMR, DNP assisted NMR

Sarah Komaty Zaarour, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Zeolites, Heterogeneous catalysis, characterization, NH3-SCR of NOx

Sathish Kumar Gadde, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​C-H bond activation, Homogeneous Catalysis, ​Photocatalysis, Iodonium salts

Seokjin Kim, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Porous material, catalysis, Hydrogen

Shahaji Gaikwad, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: catalytic olefin polymerizations , catalytic oligomerization

Shao-Chi Lee, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photoredox Catalysis, Organic Synthesis, Nickel Catalysis

Sheikha Lardhi,Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: DFT, Material Science, optoelectronic properties, Hybrid Functional, Surface Chemistry, Chemistry, transport properties

Shekhar Rajabhau Kulkarni,Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Process Intensification, reactor design, Multiphase Flows, Transport Phenomena

Stefan A. Nastase, Ph.D.

Postodoctoral Fellow

Sudipta Chatterjee, Ph. D.

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry, Small molecule activation, Electrocatalysis, spectroscopy, reaction mechanisms, DFT studies

Swechchha Pandey, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Metal catalyzed transformation, Electrocatalysis, Organocatalysis, Surface Organometallic Catalysis

Teng Li, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Zeolites, C1 chemistry

Umair Hassan Bhatti, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, CO2 Conversion, Process Modeling, CO2 Capture

Valmik Shankar Shinde, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Transition metal catalysis, C-H Functionalization, Enantioselective co-operative catalysis

Vijay Kumar Velisoju, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, Biomass and CO2 Valorisation, In situ Spectroscopy

Vinoth Ramalingam, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: 2D Materials, Nanomaterial Synthesis, Electrochemical and Photoelectrochemical Energy Conversion Applications

Wasim Mir, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Photophysics, Doping, Thermoelectrics, Transport, Phototransport, Quantum dots, Colloidal nanocrystals

Wei Wang, Ph.D

​Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interest: Material chemistry, Heterogeneous catalysis, CO2 Conversion, Reactor engineering

Wei Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Xiaofei Zhang

Postdoctoral Fellow

Xie Yaqiang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow​

Research Interest: Porous organic materials, OER

Xin Song, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: X-ray Detection, Scintillant, perovskite single crystal

Xin Wang, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Ring-opening polymerization, Polyhomologation, Living/Controlled polymerization, Complex Macromolecular Architecture

Xingzhu Chen, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Materials modeling, Electrochemistry, Gas catalysis

Xueli Yao, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interest: C-H Activation, Catalyst Synthesis, Catalyst deactivation, Electrocatalysis

Yerrayya Attada, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Hydroprocessing, Density Functional Theory (DFT), Microkinetic Modelling, reactor design

Yunlong Hou, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Polymers, MOFs, Organic Synthesis

Yu-Ying Yang, Ph.D.

Posdoctoral Fellow

Zheng Yang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: 2D Materials, Perovskites

Zhifang Wu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Zhonghua Xue, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: inorganic material, catalysis