Invited Talks

Invited Talks
Invited Talk Speaker Title
1 Prof. Sabu Thomas, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, India Title: Engineering at the Nanoscale: A Strategy for Developing High Performance Functional Materials
2 Dr. M M Shaijumon, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Trivandrum, India  2D Materials Beyond Graphene: Controllable Synthesis and Applications
3 Prof. M. K. Jayaraj, Cochin University of Science & Tech., Cochin 682 022 Amorphous oxide thin film transistors for the application of transparent flexible electronics
4 Prof. G. Sangiliyandi, Konkuk University, Seoul 143-701, Korea A novel biomolecule mediated synthesis of graphene oxide-silver nanoparticle nanocomposite: A potential anticancer nanotherapy
5 Prof.  K J Thomas, Department of Physics, Central University of Kerala, Kasargod, Kerala, India Yet to be confirmed
6 Prof. M R Anantharaman, Department of Physics, Cochin University of Science & Tech., Cochin 68202 Yet to be confirmed
7 Dr. Reji Philip, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore 560080, India Ultrafast Laser Induced Periodic Surface Structuring (fs-LIPSS) and applications
8 Dr. A.P. Uthirakumar, Sona College of Technology, Salem-5, India Impact of nanotexturing on high performance GaN-based Light Emitting Diodes
9 Atul Kumar Gupta, University of Allahabad, India Temperature Dependent Properties of Mn:ZnS Nanoparticles
10 Jaison Joseph, Govt. College, Khandola, Marcela, Goa Nano grain ferrite thin films – An effective way to tune in desirable magnetic & transport properties in space constrained miniature electronic gadget architecture.
11 Bale V. Reddy, UOIT, Canada Yet to be confirmed
12 Abhijit P. Deshpande, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai 600036, India Coarse-grained models for polymers – understanding of polymer structures and interactions with solvents
13 Kiran Mangalampalli, SRM University, India New insight into pressure-induced phase transformations in Si at nanoscale
14 Siby Varghese, Rubber Research Institute of India, Kottayam Yet to be confirmed
Papers for presentation in Oral and Poster Sessions
Oral Session 1 (13 July, 16.10 -17.00)
1.1 P K Mandal Characterization of fine precipitates evolution in post ageing treatment after friction stir processed 7075 Al alloy
1.2 Mitra Satapathy Preparation and characterization of superhydrophobic and superoleophilic polymer-composite coatings for oil-water separation application
1.3 Althaf Easa, Rakesh Reghunath, Soney C. George Development of Super Hydrophobic Sponge for Oil Spill Separation
1.4 Sharika T. Nair,Soney C. George,  Sabu Thomas Engineering Nanostructured Polymer blends for EMI shielding Applications
1.5 Grace Moni Mechanical and Thermal Properties of rGO and GNP reinforced FKM nanocomposites
1.6 A. A. Gudigar, S. S. Rane, S. M. Sonar, R.J. Naik, K.Y. Salkar, P.P. Naik, R B Tangasali Electrical and Magnetic properties of Er-Doped Nanoparticle Dilute Magnetic Semiconductor (DMS) materials
Oral Session 2 (13 July, 16.10 -17.00)
2.1 Mahalaxmi. N., Ramasamy E.V. An eco-friendly synthesis of silver nanoparticles using an Invasive aquatic weed: Limnocharis flava
2.2 Anoop K Unni Study on soldering of similar and dissimilar Aluminium alloys using active solders
2.2 N. Kunnath and J. Philip Synthesis and Characterization of nanostructured piezoelectric Sodium Potassium Bismuth Titanates with Morphotropic Phase Boundary
2.3 T. Atahar Parveen Role of Spin-Orbit interaction on Electronic properties of Cu based Ternary Zintl Phases
2.4 Nighila V. Paul, Johney Issac and Jacob Philip Prospects of Graphene and Carbon Nanostructures in Thermal Management Applications
2.5 Palaksha P. A. Microstructure and dry sliding wear behaviour of austempered high silicon steel
2.6 Kanhu Charan Sahoo Effects of temperature and multiaxial state of stress on creep rupture behaviour of 304HCu austenitic stainless steel
Oral Session 3 (14 July, 11.40 -12.20)
3.1 B. Balaji Influence of groove angle on type IV cracking behaviour of T91 steel weld joint
3.2 M Suresh Babu Effect of Critical Current Density in the Phase Diagrams of Low Temperature Superconductors, Ca3Rh4Sn13
3.3 B. Moses Abraham Structural and electronic properties of 1,2-Bis(1H-tetrazol-1-yl)ethane under high pressure using density functional theory
3.4 Jibin T Philip Synthesis, Morphology and Topography Analyses of Ceria-based Nanoparticles to be used as Lubricant Property Enhancers
3.5 Jose Kurian John Trade-offs in Dielectric Spectroscopyusing Cavity Perturbation at The X-Band
Oral Session 4 (14 July, 11.40-12.20)
4.2 Josny Joy and Soney C George Investigation on the Properties of Natural Rubber/Graphene Quantum Dot Nanocomposite
4.3 Arun S. Prasad Role of Plant Extracts in Nanoparticle Synthesis
4.4 Mathew M. Mecheril , J. Philip Fluorescence Quenching of Aqueous Solution of Fluorescein Doped with ZnS Nanoparticles
4.5 R. Rakhikrishna, Johney Isaac and Jacob Philip Effect of Ferrite phase on Magneto-electric properties of nanocomposites of Sodium potassium lithium niobate
Oral Session 5 (14 July, 12.20-13.10) 
5.1 Richu Zachariah, Blessy Joy, Jubin Varghese Experimental Investigations on a Serpentine tube type water based PV Thermal System with and without Reflectors
5.2 Sedharth, Kevin Shaji, Rinto Mathew, Shinoj Thomas, Nikhil S. Chingamparambil,Arun Thomas, Rakesh Reghunath STUDY ON TENSILE CHARACTERISTICS OF CARBON-KEVLAR HYBRID COMPOSITE AND KEVLAR EPOXY COMPOSITES
5.3 S. Maha Nandeswarudu, T. Sakthivel, G.V.S. Nageswara Rao, P. Shruti, T. Srinivasa Rao and K. Laha AN ENHANCEMENT IN CREEP STRENGTH OF MODIFIED 9Cr-1Mo STEEL WELD JOINT
Oral Session 6 (14 July, 12.20-13.10)
6.1 Jiji Abraham, Soney C George and Sabu Thomas Solvent sensing characteristics of ionic liquid modified MWCNT based SBR nanocomposites
6.2 Mayank Chakraverty Study of Bias Dependence of Tunneling Magnetoresistance in Co/MgO/Co Magnetic Tunnel Junctions using First Principles Calculations
6.3 Ajith Soman A and Mary Lubi C. Green Synthesis of Magnetic Iron Nanoparticles and Its Encapsulation for Water Treatment
6.4 P K Mandal Effect of process parameters on the ageing properties of Sc inoculated cast Al-Zn-Mg alloy
Poster Session
P1. R. Seema Synthesis of pure and silver doped zinc oxide nanoparticles using co-precipitation method and its characterization
P2. Rajesh Kumar Meena Synthesis and Characterization of Pt-Fe2O3 Nanoparticles and antibacterial activity
P3. Manu Harilal Effects of T6 heat treatment and strain rate on the tensile properties of TIG welded Al-6063 alloy joints
P4. Francis Thomas, Deepa Janardanan, Bini George Biosynthesis of silver nanoparticles using Nigella Sativa seed extract and evaluation of its antioxidant as well as photo-catalytic activity.
P5. Sajina N, Athira Jayachandran, Bini George Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Cinnamomum Tamala leaf extract and evaluation of its antioxidant activity
P6. Aiswarya Purushothaman, Achutha. A. S, Deepa Janardanan Computational study on mechanism of hydroxyl radical scavenging by melatonin and N-acetyl tryptophan
P7. Shashikala K, Sruthi T P, Deepa Janardanan Computational study on fate of the Criegee intermediates in the atmosphere
P8. Shibu P Varghese, Binson Babu, Rosy Antony, and M. M. Shaijumon Graphene-Mn3O4 Nanocomposite as Efficient Anode Material for Lithium Ion Battery
P9. Aswathy Joseph Viscosity, dielectric permitivity and electrical conductance measurements of Ionic liquid based Iron oxide magnetic nanofluids