Dr.M.Kottaisamy

mmksami@tce.edu

Educational Qualification

DEGREE BRANCH INSTITUTE YEAR
B.Sc Chemistry Madurai kamaraj University 1986
M.Sc Chemistry Bharathidasan University 1989
PhD Chemistry Bharathidasan University 1998

Experience

PERIOD NO OF YEARS DESIGNATION INSTITUTION
Mar.1990 - Mar.1995 5 Jr.Tech.Assistant/ Research in Luminescent Materials Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi
Apr.1995 Oct.1997 2 Sr.Res.Fellow -do-
Oct.1997 Mar.2002 4 Visiting Researcher Res.Inst.of Electronics, Shizuoka University, Japan
May.2003 May.2006 3 Young Scientist MSRC, IIT-Madras, India
Feb-2007-June 2008 1 Associate Professor Kalasalingam University
June 2008 - July 2010 2 Professor Kalasalingamj University
30th July 2010 2 Professor Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai

Journals

  1. V. Vasanthi, M. Kottaisamy, K. Anitha, V. Ramakrishnan, "Near UV excitable yellow light emitting Zn doped MgO for WLED application"Superlattices and Microstructures, 2017, Volume 106, Pages 174-183
  2. BVG Mohan, V Vasu, AR Benjamin, M Kottaisamy, "Luminescent solar concentrators--the solar waveguides" - Current Science, Vol. 114,2018, p-1656-1664
  3. V. Vasanthi, M. Kottaisamy, K. Anitha, V. Ramakrishnan, "Yellow emitting Cd doped SnO2 nanophosphor for phosphor converted white LED applications"Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, Volume 85, October 2018, Pages 141-149
  4. B. Sundarakannan, M. Kottaisamy, "ZnO:Al – A yellowish orange emitting phosphor for Blue Light -Converted White Light Emitting Diode (WLEDs)"Ceramics International, Volume 44, August 2018, Pages 14518-14522
  5. A. Rajasekar, K. Arunachalam, M. Kottaisamy, V. Saraswathy, "Durability characteristics of Ultra High Strength Concrete with treated sugarcane bagasse ash", Construction and Building Materials, Volume 171, 20 May 2018, Pages 350-356,
  6. Rajasekar, A.; Arunachalam, K.; Kottaisamy, M.,"Durability of Ultra High Strength Concrete with Waste Granite Sand as Partial Substitute for Aggregate",Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, Volume 15, Number 2, February 2018, pp. 446-452(7)
  7. Sol–gel derived flux assisted synthesis of fine particles YAG:Ce3 phosphor for remote phosphor converted white light emitting diodesB. Sundarakannan, M. Kottaisamy, Materials Research Bulletin,74,485-490, 2016
  8. Synthesis of blue light excitable white light emitting ZnO for luminescent converted light emitting diodes (LUCOLEDs)Materials Letters,165,153-155,2016
  9. Synthesis of the graphene-ZnTiO3 nanocomposite for solar light assisted photo-degradation of methylene blue, Shunmugiah Gayathri, Palanisamy Jayabal, Muniasamy kottaisamy and Veerabahu Ramakrishnan, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 48 415305,2015
  10. Investigations on the absorption spectrum of TiO2 nanofluids, A. L.Subramaniyan, Lakshmi priya, M. Kottaisamy, and R. Ilangovan, Journal of Energy in South Africa, Vol.25, No.4, pp-123-127,2014
  11. Optical sensing of TiO2 nanofluids for self stability, A.L.Subramaniyan,M.Kottaisamy and R.Ilangovan, Materials Science Forum, Vol. 87, 143-149, 2015
  12. Effect of annealing temperature on the band gap of ZnO and Carbon doped ZnO thin films. A. L. Subramaniyan, J. Sabareswaran, M. Kottaisamy, and R. Ilangovan, Journal of Nanoelectronics and Optoelectronics Vol. 10, 1–4, 2015
  13. Synthesis of ZnO decorated graphene nanocomposite for enhanced photocatalytic properties, S.Gayathri, P.Jayabal, M.Kottaisamy and V.Ramakrishnan,J. Appl. Phys. 115, 173504 (2014)
  14. Effective Removal of Nickel (II) ions by using synthetic nano Fe3O4, Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P and Kottaisamy.M, Advanced Materials Research (Advances in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 678,7-11, 2013
  15. Dynamic quenching study of 2-amino-3-bromo-1,4-naphthoquinone by titanium dioxide nano particles in solution (methanol)S.Pushpam, M. Kottaisamy and V.Ramakrishnan, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 114, 272-276, 2013
  16. A comparative study of the Adsorption Efficiency of the synthetic nano Iron oxide and Commercial activated charcoal towards the removal of Nickel(II) ions”, Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P, Thillai Arasu.P, Govidnaraj.P and Kottaisamy.M,E-J.Chem 9, 2384-2393, 2012
  17. Structure, morphology and thermal characteristics of banana nano fibers obtained by steam explosion, Deepa, B., Abraham, E., Cherian, B.M., Bismarck, A., Blaker, J.J., Pothan, L.A., Leao, A.L. Kottaisamy, M. Bio-resource Technology 102, 1988-1997, 2011
  18. Photoluminescence efficiencies of Nanocrystalline versus bulk Y2O3:Eu phosphor – Revisited, P.Arunkumar, N.Prabu, M.Kottaisamy, N.Mujafar Kani, P.Kamaraj, A.Burkanudeen and D.Jeyakumar, J. American Ceramic Society, 94, 1627-1633, 2011
  19. Cellulose Nanocomposites with Nanofibres Isolated from Pineapple Fibres for Medical Application, Bibin Mathew Cherian, Alcides Lopes Leão, Sivoney Ferreira de Souza, Ligia Maria Manzine Costa, Gabriel Molina de Olyveira, M.Kottaisamy, E. R. Nagarajan, Sabu Thomas, Carbohydrate Polymers, 86,1790-1798, 2011
  20. Agro-based biocomposites for industrial applications, Leao, A.L., Souza, S.F., Cherian, B.M., Frollini, E., Thomas, S., Pothan, L.A., Kottaisamy, M., Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 522,18-27, 2010
  21. Biosynthesis of silver and gold nanoparticles using Brevibacterium caseiKalimuthu Kalishwaralal, Venkataraman Deepak, SureshBabu Ram Kumar Pandian, Muniasamy Kottaisamy, Selvaraj BarathManiKanth, Bose Kartikeyan, Sangiliyandi Gurunathan, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 77, 257-262, 2010
  22. Pineapple leaf fibers for composites and cellulose, Leao, A.L., Souza, S.F., Cherian, B.M., Frollini, E., Thomas, S., Pothan, L.A., Kottaisamy, M., Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, 522, 36-41, 2010
  23. Structural, optical and photoconductive properties of electron beam evaporated CdSxSe1-x films, Sivaramamoorthy, K., Asath Bahadur, S., Kottaisamy, M., Murali, K.R. Crystal Research and Technology,45 (4), 414-420, 2010
  24. Properties of CdS films deposited by the electron beam evaporation technique, Sivaramamoorthy, K., Asath Bahadur, S., Kottaisamy, M.,Murali, K.R. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, , 503 (1),170-176, 2010
  25. Isolation of nanocellulose from pineapple leaf fibres by steam explosionBibin Mathew Cherian, Alcides Lopes Leão, Sivoney Ferreira de Souza, Sabu Thomas, Laly A. Pothan, M. Kottaisamy Carbohydrate Polymers, 81,720-725, 2010
  26. UV excitable Y2-x-yGdySiO5:Cex phosphors for cool white light emission P.Thiyagarajan, Brajesh Tiwari, M.Kottaisamy, N. Rama and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, Applied Physics-A, 42, 155301, 2009
  27. SrS:Ce/ZnS:Mn- A di-band phosphor for near UV and blue LED converted white light emitting diodes, P.Thiagarajan, M.Kottaisamy and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, Journal of Luminescence,129, 991-995,2009
  28. Photoconductive studies on electron beam evaporated CdSe films, K.R.Murali, K.Sivaramamoorthy, M.Kottaisamy, S.Asath Bahadur, Physica B: Condensed Matter ,404 2449-2454, 2009
  29. A new red colour emitting phosphor – ZnS:Mn co –doped with Ba for electroluminescent (EL) displays Panchatcharam Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy, K.Sethupathi and M.S.R.Rao, Displays, 30, 202-204, 2009
  30. White light emitting diode synthesis using near ultraviolet-blue light excitation on Zinc oxide-Silicon dioxide nanocomposites, P.Thiagarajan, N.Rama, M.Kottaisamy and M.S.RamachandraRao, Scripta Materilia, 59,722-725, 2008 (highlighted as “Silly defects gives off white light” in Nature-India)
  31. Formation of ZnO nanobrushes in direct atmosphere using carbon catalyst and Zn metal source, Shubra Singh, S.Bhaskar Reddy, M.Kottaisamy and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, International journal of Nano: Brief Reports and Reviews, 3, 361-365, 2008
  32. A Novel Method for the Synthesis of Cellulose Nanofibrils Whiskers from Banana Fibers and Characterization, Bibin Mathew Cherian, Laly A Pothan, Tham Nguyen- Chung, Günter Mennig, M.Kottaisamy and Sabu Thomas, Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, 56, 5617-5627, 2008
  33. AC photoconductivity behaviour of electron beam evaporated CdSe films K. R. Murali, K. Sivaramamoorthy, S. Asath Bahadur, M. Kottaisamy, Chalcogenide Letters, 5, 249 – 253, 2008
  34. Improved luminescent properties of Zn2SiO4:Mn green phosphor prepared from a gel Combustion synthesized ZnO:Mn-SiO2 P.Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy and M.S. Ramachandra Rao, J. Electrochem. Soc. 154, H297-H303, 2007
  35. Pulsed laser deposited oxide green emitting thin film phosphors: optimization of growth conditions,P.Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, Mater.Res.Soc.Symp. Proc. 2007
  36. Structure, microstructure and physical properties of ZnO based materials in various forms:bulk, thin film and nano, Shubra Singh, P. Thiyagarajan, K. Mohankant, D.Anitha, S.Tirupathiah, N.Rama, B.Tiwari, M.Kottaisamy and M.S. Ramachandra RaoJ. Phys. D:Appl. Phys (cluster issues), 40, 6312-6327, 2007 (down loaded more than 1200 times)
  37. Structural and luminescence properties of pulsed laser deposited green emitting Zn2SiO4:Mn phosphor thin films, P.Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy and M.S. Ramachandra Rao” Scripta materilia, 57, 433-436, 2007
  38. Colour tuning of YAG:Ce phosphor and their blend for white LED applications, M.Kottaisamy, J.Mishra, P.Thiagarajan, amd M.S.Ramachandra Rao, Materials Research Bulletin, 43, 1657-1663, 2007
  39. Thin film luminescence of ZnGa2O4:Mn deposited by PLD Imteyaz Ahmad Md. M. Kottaisamy, N. Rama, M.S.Ramachandra Rao and S.S. Bhattacharya, Scripta Materialia, 2006, 54, 237
  40. Luminescent properties of near UV excitable Ba2ZnS3:Mn red emitting phosphor blend for white LED and display applications, P.Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy, M.S.Ramachandra Rao, J. Phy D: Appl. Phy. 2006, 39, 2701
  41. Influence of sulfur and charge compensator on the luminescent properties of SrS:Ce prepared from SrSO4:Ce(SO4)2, P.Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy, and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, Mater. Res. Bull. 2006, 42, 753-761
  42. Preparation and luminescent properties of SrS:Ce by addition of sulphur as a co-activator prepared from SrSO4:Ce(SO4)2.7H2O by carbothermal reduction. P.Thiyagarajan, M.Kottaisamy, K.Sethupathi and M.S.R.Rao, Mater.Res.Soc.Symp. Proc. 2005, 829, B2.33.1
  43. Synthesis of Zn-doped Y2O3:Eu fine-particle phosphor by sol-gel method Hiroko Kominami, Chihiro Eguchi, M. Kottaisamy, Yoichiro Nakanishi, and Yoshinori Hatanaka, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. 2004, B 22, 1386
  44. Influence of preparation conditions on the structural and luminescent properties of blue-Emitting SrGa2S4:Ce thin-Film phosphors, Y. Nakanishi, H. Nakajima,N.Uekura, H. Kominami, M. Kottaisamy, and Y.Hatanaka J. Electrochem. Soc. 2002, H165, 149
  45. Removal of lead (II) ions using synthetic nano iron oxide and commercial activated carbonJOURNAL OF THE INDIAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 92 (6), 1029-1033,2015
  46. Synthesis of the graphene-ZnTiO3 nanocomposite for solar light assisted photodegradation of methylene blueJournal of Physics D: Applied Physics 48 (41), 415305,2015
  47. Sol–gel derived flux assisted synthesis of fine particles YAG:Ce3 phosphor for remote phosphor converted white light emitting diodes, Materials Research Bulletin,74, 485-490, 2016
  48. Atomic Absorption Spectral studies for the removal of Lead(II) ion by using synthetic nano and macro Fe3O4”, Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P and Kottaisamy.M,Advanced Materials Research (Recent trends in Advanced Materials), 584,173-177,2012
  49. Synthesis of few layer graphene by direct exfoliation of graphite and a Raman spectroscopic study, S.Gayathri, P.Jayabal, M.Kottaisamy and V.Ramakrishnan,AIP ADVANCES 4, 027116, 2014
  50. Synthesis and characterization of Zn doped oxide phosphors at low voltage excitations, M.Kottaisamy, H.Kominami,Y. Nakanishi and Y.Hatanaka Technical Report of Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers-Electronic Information Displays ( IEICE-EID-Japan),p-119, 2000-263,(2001-01)
  51. Low voltage cathodoluminescent properties of Y2O3 thin film doped with rare earths H.Wada, H.Kominami, M.Kottaisamy, Y. Nakanishi and Y.Hatanaka Technical Report of Institute of Electronic Information and Communication Engineers- Electronic Information Displays ( IEICE-EID -Japan), p-113, 2000-262, (2001-01)
  52. Synthesis and Evaluation of Zn-doped Y2O3:Eu fine particle phosphor by sol-gel method, H.Kominami, C.Eguchi, M.Kottaisamy, Y.Nakanishi, and Y Hatanaka, Bulletin of Research Institute of Electronics, 2001, 36, 73
  53. Synthesis of fine particle phosphors for field emission DisplaysM.Kottaisamy, H.Kominami, Y.Nakanishi, and Y Hatanaka,Bulletin of Research Institute of Electronics, 2001, 34, 51
  54. Effect of sintering on the morphology and luminescent properties of Y2O3:Eu red phosphor obtained by homogeneous precipitation techniquesM.Kottaisamy, M.Mohan Rao, D.Jeyakumar, Y.Nakanishi and Y.HatanakaTechnical Report of Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers-Electronic Information Display (IEICE- EID -Japan), p-25, 99-102, 2000-01
  55. Structure and low-voltage cathodoluminescent property of Y2O3: Tm thin film. Wada, Hideki; Kominami, Hiroko; Kottaisamy. M; Nakanishi, Yoichiro; Hatanaka, Yoshinori.Shizuoka Daigaku Denshi Kogaku Kenkyusho Kenkyu Hokoku (2000), 35, 39- 44.
  56. Synthesis and characterization of fine particle Y2O2S:Eu red phosphor at low voltage excitation, M.Kottaisamy, K.Horikawa, H.Kominami, T.Aoki, N.Azuma, T.Nakamura, Y. Nakanishi and Y. Hatanaka, J. Electro. Chem. Soc., 1612, 147, 2000
  57. Effect of Al addition on cathodoluminescence properties of red emitting SrTiO3:Pr, Al Phosphors, K.Horikawa, M.Kottaisamy, H.Kominami, T.Aoki, N. Azuma, T.Nakamura, Y.Nakanishi and Y.Hatanaka, Technical Report of IEICE- EID, p-13, 98 -83, 1999- 01
  58. Synthesis of ultra fine particle Y2O2S:Eu red phosphor for field emission displays. Kottaisamy, M.; Horikawa, K. Kominami, H. Aoki, T. Azuma, N. Nakamura, Nakanishi, Y.Hatanaka. Bulletin of Electrochemistry (1999), 15(7-8), 312-314.
  59. Growth and characterization of Y2O3:Tm new thin film blue emitting phosphor Y.Nakanishi, H.Wada, H.Kominami, M.Kottaisamy, T.Aoki, Y.Hatanaka J.of Electrochem.Soc,4320, 146, 1999
  60. Synthesis of phosphors by self propagating high temperature synthesisM.Kottaisamy, M.Mohan Rao, D.Jeyakumar, T.Aoki, Y. Nakanishi and Y. Hatanaka, Technical Report of Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers- Electronic Information Display ( IEICE- EID), p-19, 98-83, 1999-01
  61. Synthesis of fine grained phosphors for low voltage display devicesM.Kottaisamy, H. Kominami, T. Aoki, N. Azuma, T. Nakamura, Y. Nakanishi, and Y.Hatanaka Technical Report of Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers, Electronic Information Display (IEICE- EID), p-25, 99-57, 1999-10
  62. Aging properties of conductive coating phosphors under middle energy electron excitationH.Kominami, M.Kottaisamy, T.Aoki, N.Azuma, T.Nakamura, Y.Nakanishi, and Y. Hatanaka, Technical Report of Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers-Electronic Information Display ( IEICE- EID), p-13, 99-57, 1999-10
  63. Preparation and cathodoluminescent properties of SrGa2S4:Ce thin filmsH.Nakajima, H.Kominami, M.Kottaisamy, Y.Nakanishi, and Y. HatanakaTechnical Report of Institute of Electronics Information and Communication Engineers-Electronic Information Display ( IEICE- EID), p-19, 99-57, 1999-10
  64. Effect of Al addition on cathodoluminescence properties of red emitting SrTiO3:Pr, Al Phosphors, K.Horikawa, M.Kottaisamy, H.Kominami, T.Aoki, N. Azuma, T.Nakamura, Y.Nakanishi and Y.Hatanaka, Technical Report of IEICE- EID, p-13, 98 -83, 1999- 01
  65. Synthesis of fine particle Y2O2S:Eu3 red phosphorM.Kottaisamy, M.Mohan Rao, D.Jeyakumar, Y. Nakanishi and Y. HatanakaTechnical Report of IEICE, EID, p-71, 97-85, 1998-01
  66. On the formation of Y2O2S:Eu red phosphor with sodium thiosulphate fluxM.Kottaisamy, M.Mohan Rao, D.Jeyakumar, Y. Nakanishi and Y. HatanakaTechnical Report of IEICE, EID, p-41, 98-63, 1998-10
  67. Effect of Al on luminescence properties of red emitting SrTiO3:Pr, Al phosphors, K. Horikawa, M.Kottaisamy, H.Kominami, T.Aoki, N. Azuma, T.Nakamura,Y.Nakanishi and Y. Hatanaka, Bulletin of Research Institute of Electronics, 33, 31, 1998
  68. Divalent europium activated alkaline–earth-metal chloro-phosphate luminophors [M5(PO4)3Cl:Eu2 ; M=Ca, Sr, Ba] by self propagating high temperature synthesis. M. Kottaisamy, M.Mohan Rao and D.Jeyakumar, J. Materials Chemistry, 345, 7, 1997
  69. Production of monodispersed yttrium europium hydroxy carbonate precursor for Y2O3-Eu3 red phosphor, M.Kottaisamy and D.Jeyakumar, Electrochemical Society Extended Abstract, No.769, 96-2, 1996
  70. Yttrium oxide:Eu3 red phosphor – by self propagating high temperature synthesis M.Kottaisamy, D.Jeyakumar, R. Jagannathan and M.Mohan Rao.Material Research Bulletin, 1013, 31, 1996
  71. 55.On the formation of flux grown Y2O2S:Eu3 red phosphorM.Kottaisamy, R.Jagannathan, R.P.Rao, M.Avudiathai, L.K.Srinivasan and V.Sundaram, J.Electrochemical Society, 3205, 142, 1995
  72. Eu3 luminescence: a spectral probe in M5(PO4)3X apatites (M=Ca or Sr, X=F-,Cl-,Br- or OH-). M.Kottaisamy, R.Jagannathan, J.Phy:Condensed Matter, p.1,7,1995
  73. Luminescent properties of BaMgAl10O17:Eu2 blue phosphor prepared by combustion technique. M.Mohan Rao, Kottaisamy, M. Jagannathan, R.Transactions of the SAEST, (1994), 29(3-4), 284.
  74. Eu2 luminescence in M5(PO4)X apatites where M is Ca 2 , Sr2 , and Ba2 and X is F-,Cl-, Br- or OH-. M.Kottaisamy, R.Jagannathan, P. Jeyagopal, R.P.Rao and R.L. Narayanan. J.Phy.D.Appl.Phy.p-2210,27,1994
  75. Defects induced enhancement of Eu3 emission in yttria (Y2O3:Eu), R.Jagannathan,T.R.N.Kutty, M.Kottaisamy and P.JeyagopalJpn. J. Applied Physics, p- 5609,33,1994.
  76. Voltammetric studies of the reduction of 5-Nitrosalicylic acid on Glassy Carbonelectrode in aqueous and non-aqueous media. V.K.Sivasubramanian, M.Kottaisamy, S.Thangavelu and P.Manisankar. Bull of Electrochemistry, p-134,9,1993
  77. Voltamettric studies on the reduction of furfural on Glassy Carbon electrode in aqoues solution. M.Ganesan, M.Kottaisamy, S.Thangavelu and Manisankar. Bull.of.Electrochemistry, p-494,8,1992
  78. Electrochemical reduction of p-Aminoazobenzene on Glassy carbon Electrode, M.Kottaisamy,S.Thangavelu,R.Venkatewara Raju and G. Chandramohan Bull. of Electrochemistry, p-24,7,1991
  79. Luminescence of Bi3 in Boron rich La2O3-Ca-B2O3 (Glass and Crystalline) ternary system. P.Jeyagopal, R. Jagannathan, M.Kottaisamy, K.R.Kannan and R.L.Narayanan.Material Research Bulletin, p-481, 26, 1991
  80. Electrochemical reduction of Diazoaminobenzene on Glassy Carbon Electrode in alkaline Solution, M.Kottaisamy, S.Thangavelu, P.Subbiah, and G.Chandramohan.Bull.of Electrochemistry, p-720,6,1990

Conferences

  1. M.Kottaisamy, B.Sunadrakannan, B.Vigneshkumar, H.Kominami, K.Hara and Y.NakanishiDevelopment of zinc oxide and allied material composites for display devices and white light emitting diodes, International symposium toward the future of Advanced Researches in Shizuoaka University and Joint International workshops on Advanced Nanovision Science/Advanced Green Science. Japan,Jan, 27-29, 2015
  2. M.Kottaisamy, K.Lingadurai, A.Manohar, V.Devadoss, Yoichiro Nakanishi,, Development of thin films and nano crystalline phosphor materials for displays and LED lighting applications, International workshop on Advanced Nanovision Science, 2012 ,
  3. M.Kottaisamy, H.Kominami,, Y.Nakanishi, K.Hara, Developement of encapsulated diband and triband phosphors for LED lighting and display devices, International workshop on Advanced Nanovision Science,
  4. M.Kottaisamy, V.Devadoss,K.Lingadurai, Yoichiro Nakanishi, A.Manohar, Development of thin films and nano crystalline phosphor materials for displays and LED lighting applications , International conference on Nanovision sCience, Shizuoka University, Japan, Jan 17-18, 201
  5. M.Kottaisamy, Leao, A. L., Souza, S. F, Cherian, B. M, Polymer Nanocomposites with Nanowhiskers Isolated from Coir, Banana, Curaua, and Pineapple Fibres , Symposium on Renewable Feedstock for Biofuel and Bio-based Products -The Roles of Fiber Crops: Kenaf, Jute, Hemp, Flax, and Allied , Austin, Texas, USA, August 11-13, 2010
  6. M.Kottaisamy, Leao, A. L, Cherian, B. M, Souza, S. F, b. Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy, M., Novel Nanocellulose from Pineapple Leaf Fibers for Biomedical Applications, International Conference on Food and Agriculture Applications of Nanotechnologies, São Pedro, SP, Brazil., une, 20-25, 2010
  7. M.Kottaisamy, P.Thiyagarajan, M.S.R.Rao, K.Sethupathi, Preparation and luminescent properties of SrS:Ce by addition of sulphur as a co-activator prepared from SrSO4:Ce(SO4)2.7H2O by carbothermal reduction , Mater.Res.Soc.Symp. Proc. , 2005, 829, B2.33.1
  8. M.Kottaisamy, K. Sivaramamoorthy,, M. Kottaisamy, S. Asath Bahadur, K. R. Murali, Photoelectrochemical Studies on Electron Beam Evaporated CdSe Films. , Proc.International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology(2010)p., Feb 24 26, 2010, (ICONN 2010) SRM University, Kattankulathur 603 203.

Books

  1. P.Thiyagarajan, M. Kottaisamy and M. S. Ramachandra Rao, “Synthesis and Characterization of ZnO-Based Phosphors and Related Phosphor Composites in Bulk, Thin Film and Nano Form” in ZnO Nanocrystals and Allied materials, Edited by M.S. Ramachandra Rao and Tatsuo Okuda Springer 180, 2013
  2. Cherian. B. M, A. L. Leao, S. F. Souza, S. Thomas, M. Kottaisamy, (2011) “Polymer Nanocomposites with Nanowhiskers Isolated from Coir Fibres”, In: Plant Fibers as Renewable Feedstocks for Biofuel and Bio-based Products, Webber III. C. L and A. Liu (Eds.), CCG International Inc., ISBN 978-0-9748696-1-2 (Online: http://ccgconsultinginc.com/bookrelease.aspx).
  3. Cherian. B. M, A. L. Leao, S. F. Souza, S. Thomas, L. A. Pothan and M. Kottaisamy, (2011) “Natural Fibres for Geotextiles”, In: Handbook of natural textile fibres: Processing and applications (Volume 2), Kozlowski. R (Ed.), Woodhead Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK, ISBN 978 1 84569 698 6 (Online: http://www.woodheadpublishing.com/en/book.aspx?bookID=1897)
  4. Cherian. B. M, A. L. Leao, S. F. Souza, S. Thomas, L. A. Pothan and M. Kottaisamy, (2011) “Cellulose Nanocomposites for High Performance Applications”, In: Cellulose Fibers: Bio and Nano Polymer Composites - Green Chemistry and Technology, Kalia. S, B. S. Kaith and I. Kaur (Eds.), Springer-Verlag, New York, USA, ISBN: 978-3-642- 17369-1 (Online: http://www.springer.com
  5. Cherian. B. M, E. Abraham, L. A. Pothan, S. Thomas and M. Kottaisamy, (2011) “Recent advances in the recycling of rubber waste”, In: Recent Developments in Polymer Recycling, Fainleib. A and O. Grigoryeva (Eds.),Transworld Research Network, India, ISBN978-81-7895-524-7, (Online:http://www.ressign.com/UserBookDetail.aspx?bkid=1181

Sponsored Research

TITLE SPONSORING AGENCY AMOUNT RESPONSIBILITY
Use of Agro residual and industrial wastes in the development of ultra high performace concrete AICTE, Co-Investigator 23 lakhs To develope untrahigh strenth concrete
Development of Encapsulated phosphor materials for phosphor converted white light emitting diodes (pcWLEDs) for energy saving lighting systems UGC Rs.12 lakhs To develop encapsulated Phosphor
Development of phophor composites and thin films electroluminescent and light emitting (LED) for lighting and display applications DST-SERC 12 lakhs To develop thin film and powder phosphor materials based on transition elements and rare earths for EL and white LED applications

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Attended

  1. Agro-Wastes Nanocomposites for Medical Application, Proceedings of the 18th Annual Meeting of the BioEnvironmental Polymer Society (BEPS),, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 13-15, 2010.
  2. Carbon assisted chemical vapor deposition of ZnO for optoelectronic application Indo-Japan workshop on ZnO Nano-crystals and Allied Materials, Department of Physics, IIT-Madras, Chennai International, Jan 9-10, 2012, 01-01-2011 to 01-01-0001
  3. G. Kanthimathi, P. Kotteeswaran and M. Kottaisamy “Synthesis of Nano Materials by Sol gel method” 1st International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites(ICNM 2009, April 6 - 8) Kottayam, Kerala., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  4. Preparation and characterization of Zn doped Y2O3:Er,Tm for full color field emission lighting displays, K. Lingadurai, M. Kottaisamy and A. MonoharInternational Conference on Advanced Nano Materials (ANM 2012) organized by IIT Chennai, India, October 17-19, 2012, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  5. Silica encapsulated Sr5(PO4)3Cl:Eu nanocrystalline blue phosphors for near UV converted white LED Lighting applications, K.Lingadurai, A.Manohar and M.Kottaisamy, International workshop on advanced functional nanomaterials, 21-24, Feb, 2011, Anna University, Chennai ) , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  6. Removal of Co(II) ion from Aqueous solution using synthetic Nano Fe3O4 and Micro Fe3O4, International Conference on Advanced Materials (ICAM – 2011), organized by PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, India, December 12th to 16th, 2011, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  7. Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P and Kottaisamy.M “Effective Removal of Ni(II) ion by using synthetic Nano Fe3O4”, International Conference on NanoScience and NanoTechnology (ICNN 2011) , organized by Coimbatore Institute of Technology Coimbatore, July 6 to 8th, 2011 Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P and Kottaisamy.M (2011) , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  8. 8.Synthesis and formation mechanism of ZnO nanobrushes, Shubra Singh,E. Senthil KumarM. Kottaisamy and M. S. Ramachadra Rao, International conference on advanced nanomaterials and nanotechnology, (ICANN-2009), Dec-9-11, held in IIT Guwahati, India, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  9. Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy, M., Polymer Nanocomposites with Nanowhiskers Isolated from Coir, Banana, Curaua, and Pineapple Fibres, Symposium on Renewable Feedstock for Biofuel and Bio-based Products -The Roles of Fiber Crops: Kenaf, Jute, Hemp, Flax, and Allied , Austin, Texas, USA, August 11-13, 2010., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  10. Celulose Nanocomposites for Medical Implants, Cherian, B. M., Leao, A. L., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Pothan, L. A., Kottaisamy, M., Caldeira, M. S., 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites (ISNaPol 2010), Gramado, RS – Brazil, September 7 - 10, 2010. , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  11. Nanofibers From Curaua and Their Potential Aplications, Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Leao, A. L., Mohini, S., Wu, C., Pires, J. S. C., Kottaisamy, M., Caldeira, M. S., Toledo, M. A. S., 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites (ISNaPol 2010), Gramado, RS – Brazil, September 7 - 10, 2010., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  12. Development of PP and Residues of Aloe Vera Composites for Potential Applications, Cherian, B. M., Leao, A. L., Gonçalves, J. E., Souza, S. F., Menegale, V. L. C., Kottaisamy, M., 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites (ISNaPol 2010), Gramado, RS – Brazil, September 7 - 10, 2010, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  13. Plant Based Nanocomposites for Biomedical Application, Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy. M., Secound International Conferece on Natural Polymeres, Bio-Matirials, their Composites, Blends, IPNs, and Gels Polyelectrolytes and Gels: Macro to Nano Scales (ICNP-2010), Kottayam, Kerala, India, September 24 - 26, 2010, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  14. Agro-Wastes Nanocomposites for Medical Application, Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy. M., Proceedings of the 18th Annual Meeting of the BioEnvironmental Polymer Society (BEPS), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 13-15, 2010, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  15. Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P and Kottaisamy.M,“Sol-gel combustion of Silica encapsulated iron oxide nano composite for water softening”,1st International level Conference on Nanostructured and Nanocomposites(ICNM-2009) conducted by Institute of Macromolecular Science and Engineering Kottayam , India, April 6th to 8th, (2009) , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  16. G.Kanthimathi, P. Kotteeswaran and M. Kottaisamy “Effective Removal of Lead by Nano Fe3O4, Multifunctional Materials Research Centre, March 4 – 5, 2011. Kalasalingam University, India., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  17. G. Kanthimathi, P. Kotteeswaran and M. Kottaisamy “Synthesis of Nano Materials by Sol gel method” 1st International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites(ICNM 2009), April 6 - 8) Kottayam, Kerala., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  18. G. Kanthimathi, P. Kotteeswaran and M. Kottaisamy “Effective Removal of Lead by Nano Fe3O4” Multifunctional Materials Research Centre, (ICAMA-2011) March 4 – 5, 2011. Kalasalingam University, India., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  19. G. Kanthimathi, P. Kotteeswaran and M. Kottaisamy “Effective Removal of Nickel by Nano Fe3O4” Coimbatore Institute of Technology, (ICNN 2011) July 6-8, 2011. Coimbatore., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  20. Polymer Nanocomposites with Nanowhiskers Isolated from Coir, Banana, Curaua, and Pineapple Fibres, Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy, M., Symposium on Renewable Feedstock for Biofuel and Bio-based Products -The Roles of Fiber Crops: Kenaf, Jute, Hemp, Flax, and Allied , Austin, Texas, USA, August 11-13, 2010. , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  21. Agro-Wastes Nanocomposites for Medical Application, Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy. M., Proceedings of the 18th Annual Meeting of the BioEnvironmental Polymer Society (BEPS), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 13-15, 2010, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  22. Growth of green emitting of ZnO nanobristles from Zn metal sourceJ. Junitha Saroj, S.Dhivya, A.Thangaraj, S, Srikumar and M.KottaisamyIst International conference on nanomaterials and nanocomposites, Kottayam, 6-8, 2009, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  23. Sol-gel combustion synthesis of silica encapsulated iron oxide nanocomposite for Water Softening, G.Kanthimathi1, P.Kotteeswaran1 and M.KottaisamyIst International conference on nanomaterials and nanocomposites, Kottayam, 6-8, 2009, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  24. Preparation and characterization of urea assisted citric acid combustion synthesized YAG:Ce nano crystalline phosphors for Luminescent Conversion Light Emitting Diodes (LUCOLEDs), K.Lingadurai1, A.Manohar1, V.Devadoss1,2 and M.Kottaisamy, Ist International conference on nanomaterials and nanocomposites, Kottayam, 6-8, 2009, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  25. Mn activated Y2O3 and Y2O3-ZnO composite yellow emitting thin film phosphor for thick ceramic thin film electro-luminescence (TCTFEL) display devices preparation and characterization, M. Kottaisamy, 9th Asian Symposium on Information Display (ASID-06), October 8-12, 2006, New –Delhi, India, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  26. Di-band and tri-band phosphor blends for near UV and blue LED converted white light Emitting Diodes, M.Kottaisamy, P.Thiyagarajan and M.S.Ramachnadra Rao, 9th Asian Symposium on Information Display (ASID-06), October 8-12, 2006, New –Delhi, India. , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  27. Low voltage cathodoluminescence of Zn co-doped RGB phosphors for Field Emission, Displays (FEDs) applications, M.Kottaisamy and Y.Nakanishi, 9th Asian Symposium on Information Display (ASID-06), October 8-12, 2006, New –Delhi, India. , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  28. Near UV excitable Y2-x-yGdySiO5:Cex white light emitting phosphor for white LED and Display applications, P.Thiyagarajan, Brijesh Tiwari, M. kottaisamy and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, 9th Asian Symposium on Information Display (ASID-06), October 8-12, 2006, New –Delhi, India , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  29. SiO2 encapsulated rare earth and transition metal doped ZnS nano-crystalline phosphors. A new class of luminescent materials for lighting and display devices, M.Kottaisamy and M.S.Ramachandra Rao, The 8th International Conference on Nanostructured Materials, (Nano 2006) Aug.20-26, Indian Institute of science, Bangalore, India. , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  30. Plant Based Nanocomposites for Biomedical Application, Leao, A. L., Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Kottaisamy. M., Secound International Conferece on Natural Polymeres, Bio-Matirials, their Composites, Blends, IPNs, and Gels Polyelectrolytes and Gels: Macro to Nano Scales (ICNP-2010), Kottayam, Kerala, India, September 24 - 26, 2010, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  31. Development of PP and Residues of Aloe Vera Composites for Potential Applications, Cherian, B. M., Leao, A. L., Gonçalves, J. E., Souza, S. F., Menegale, V. L. C., Kottaisamy, M., 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites (ISNaPol 2010), Gramado, RS – Brazil, September 7 - 10, 2010, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  32. Nanofibers From Curaua and Their Potential Aplications, Cherian, B. M., Souza, S. F., Leao, A. L., Mohini, S., Wu, C., Pires, J. S. C., Kottaisamy, M., Caldeira, M. S., Toledo, M. A. S., 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites (ISNaPol 2010), Gramado, RS – Brazil, September 7 - 10, 2010., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  33. Celulose Nanocomposites for Medical Implants, Cherian, B. M., Leao, A. L., Souza, S. F., Thomas, S., Pothan, L. A., Kottaisamy, M., Caldeira, M.S., 7th International Symposium on Natural Polymers and Composites (ISNaPol 2010), Gramado, RS – Brazil, September 7 - 10, 2010. , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  34. Photoelectrochemical Studies on Electron Beam Evaporated CdSe Films. K. Sivaramamoorthy, S. Asath Bahadur, M. Kottaisamy, and K. R. MuraliProc. International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology(2010)p.276Feb 24 – 26, 2010, (ICONN 2010) SRM University, Kattankulathur – 603 203., 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  35. Atomic Absorption and Vibrational Spectral Magnetic Studies on the removal of Cu (II) and Co(II) ions using Synthetic Nano adsorbent Fe3O4, Kanthimathi.G, Kotteeswaran.P and Kottaisamy.M, International Conference on Advanced Nano Materials (ANM 2012) organized by IIT Chennai, India, October 17-19, 2012, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  36. Experimental investigations on convective heat transfer co-efficient of CuO nanoparticle suspended in water,A.L.Subramaniyan, G.Kumaraguruparan,R.Venkatesan, A.Vignesh, M.Kottaisamy and R.Ilangovan International conference on advanced materials processing and devices, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, July 15-16, 2013, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001

Seminar, Conference, Workshop Organised

  1. One day workshop on Nanotechnology for Energy and Environmental applications (NTEEA-2009),09.04.2009, 09-04-2009 to 09-04-0013
  2. One day workshop on Polymer nano-composites – Synthesis, characterization and applications (Combined with Mechanical Engineering), Feb, 15, 2013, 15-02-0001 to 15-02-0001
  3. National conference on Micro and Nano composites- Principle, Manufacturing and Applications, March 20-21, 2014 , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  4. One day workshop on WHITE LEDs for 21st Century Lighting Systems, 9th March, 2017 , 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001
  5. AICTE-QIP sponsored one week course on "Frontiers in Materials Research For Energy Applications" Jointly organized by Department of EEE and Chemistry - 11.12.2017 - 17.12.2017, 01-01-0001 to 01-01-0001

Ph.D Guidance/Supervisorship

NAME OF SCHOLAR COURSE AREA OF RESEARCH STATUS
Bibin Cherian Ph.D Development of chemically modified polymer nanocomposites for bio-medical applications Completed
G.Kanthimathi, Ph.D A comparative study on the adsorption efficiency of synthetic nano iron oxide, commercial iron oxide and activated carbon towards the removal of heavy metal ions Completed
K.Sivaramamoorhy Ph.D Studies on opto-electronics properties of CdS, CdSe and CdSxSe1-x films, Completed
B.Sundarakkanan Ph.D Phosphor-polymer composites - Synthesis, characterization and applications Ongoing
R.Saravanakumar Ph.D Studies on the degradation of textile effleunt dyes using photocatalyst assisted advanced oxidation process Ongoing
A.Raja M.E/M.S Studies on the preparation and characterization of natural and mixed dye sensitized solar cell Completed
S.Ravichandran M.E/M.S Calcium ferrite electrodes for water splitting reactions Completed
R.Saravanakumar, M.E/M.S Studies on the preparation and charaterization of visible light active photocatalyst for dye degradations Completed
S.Ramesh Ph.D Studies on the degradation of dyes using advanced oxidation process (AOP), Completed
K.Muthukumaran M.E/M.S Analysis of mechanical properties of Banana cellulose fiber composites Completed
K.Gautham M.E/M.S Experimental studies on pyrolysis of organic solid waste Completed
P.Vikraman M.E/M.S Optimization of CI engine operating parameters with synthetic fuels to minimize exhaust emission using design of experiments techniques Completed

Lectures Delivered

TOPIC DELIVERED AT PERIOD
Development of encapsulated diband and triband phosphors for LED lighting and display devices Shizuoka University, Japan International Workshop on Advanced Nano-vision Science
Carbon assisted chemical vapor deposition and sol-gel combustion synthesis of nanostructured ZnO for optoelectronic applications IIT-Madras Indo-Japan workshop on ZnO and allied materials
Phosphor and its applications, Training programme on Nanoscience and technology Crystal growth centre, Anna University, Chennai 19-21, Oct.2007
Nanotechnology for clean environment - Workshop on Nanomaterials Characterization, their Process and applications, (under TEQIP) NIT Trichy 26th Feb, 2008,
Development of nano and composite phosphor materials for LED lightings and display devices, 4th International Symposium on Nanovision Science Nanospace Manipulation of photons and electrons for Nanovision Systems, Research Institute of Electronics, Shizuoka University, Japan Oct-29 and 30, 2007
Development of phosphors for solid state lightings Indo-US Workshop on Visible and Ultraviolet sources for solid state lighting and water Purification Anna University,Chennai Jan 5-7, 2009
GaN based phosphor converted white LEDs for energy saving on-grid and off Grid lighting Applications,, Workshop on advanced materials for optoelectronic devices,(WAMOED-2008) NIT, Trichy 11th, Apr-2008
Development of phosphors for 21st Century lightings and display devices Synthesis and characterization Central Electrochemical Research Institute, Karaikudi, Nov, 2005
Development of phosphors for solid state ightings Indo-US Workshop on Visible and Ultraviolet sources for solid state lighting and water Purification, Anna University, Chennai Jan 5-7, 2009
LED lighting for energy saving for on-Grid and off-Grid Lighting Applications National conference on Emerging Materials and technologies for India (EMT- India)-2020 NIT, Trichy Jan,24th-25th,2008,
Development of Zn based nano and composite phosphor materials for lighting applications, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) IMRE,Singapore 1 Nov.2007
Materials for 21st Century applications, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai on science student motivation programme "A career in Science-Challenges and Prospects Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 23-25 Jan. 2006
Development of phosphors for LED lighting applications Crystal growth Center, Anna University, Chennai 2004
Development of phosphors for Thick Ceramic Thin film Flat panel display devices Material Science Research Center, Indian Institute of Technology- Madras, Chennai 2003
Development of phosphors for Flat panel displays, Microelectronic Division, Nanyang Technological University,Singapore, 2002
Preparation of fine grained phosphors for display devices IMRE, National University of Singapore,Singapore, 1998
Semiconducting nanomaterials for environmental and bio-medical applications Anna University, Chennai National workshop on Nanomaterials and its applications (NANOMAT-2010)

Awards / Recognition Received

  1. Best Poster Presentation , Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI)
  2. Best paper presentation , DAE-BRNS
  3. Best paper presentation Award, CECRI foundation day , CECRI, CSIR
  4. DST-Young Scientist Fellowship, DST-SERC, Govn.of India
  5. Senior Research Fellow, CSIR - SRF

Visits Abroad

PLACE PURPOSE DURATION
Shizuoaka University, Japan To deliver an invited talk in an International workshop on Nanovision Science 2 days
Research Institute of Electronics, Japan Research (Visiting Researcher) 4 years
Sandiego, USA Research Paper presentation (oral) One week
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore To deliver a Seminar speach Two days
IMRE, National University of Singapore, Singapore To deliver a seminar Speach Two days

Membership

NAME OF SOCIETY DETAILS PERIOD
LUminescent Society of India Life memeber
Indian Society for Technical Education Life Member -
Physical Society of Japan member -

Other Achievements

  1. One of the scited at Nature communications
  2. One of the paper published in Scripta Materilia is high lighted in Nature India
  3. One of the paper published in Scripta Materilia is high lighted in Nature India