Dr. Balaji Ramanujam

Qualification : Ph.D. (IIT, Bombay)

Details of Educational Qualification:

Course Specialization Group College Name/University Year of Passing
Post-doctoral Fellow Computational Materials Science Materials Science and Engineering Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia 2015
Post-doctoral Fellow Computational Solid-State Physics Physics Boise State University, ID, USA 2013
Post-doctoral Fellow Computational Chemistry Chemistry Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India 2012
Post-doctoral Fellow Computational Materials Science Maths and Computer Science California State University EastBay, CA, USA 2012
Ph.D. Computational Bio-Inorganic Chemistry Chemistry Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India 2010
M.Phil Chemistry Chemistry Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India 2004
M.Sc. Chemistry Chemistry Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India 2002



List of Publications

S.No Title of the Paper Full Details of Journal Name / Conference Name, Volume number, page number, Date
1 Energetics of Cs in Sigma3 grain boundary of 3C-SiC. arXiv preprint arXiv:1604.02438.
2 Defect driven magnetism in doped SnO2 nanoparticles: Surface effects J. Mag. Magn. Mater., 407 (2016), 46–50. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmmm.2016.01.050
3 Magnetism of Zn-doped SnO2 Nanoparticles: Role of surfaces. J. Appl. Phys. 115 (2014) 17C114. http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4859995
4 Structural comparisons of the species of recognition of Ni2+, Cu2+, Zn2+, Cd2+, Hg2+ and Ag+ with 1,3-di-conjugates of calix[4]arene by DFT computations Indian Journal of Chemistry 51A (2012) 130-144. http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/13369
5 Structural aspects of the metal ion complexes of the conjugates of calix[4]arene: Crystal structures and computational models. Coordination Chemistry Reviews 256 (2012) 2762-2794. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ccr.2012.09.001
6 1,3-Diamido-calix[4]arene Conjugates of Amino Acids: Recognition of −COOH Side Chain Present in Amino Acids, Peptides, and Proteins by Experimental and Computational Studies. J. Org. Chem. 76 (2011) 127-137. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo101759f
7 Interaction of aromatic imino glycoconjugates with jacalin: experimental and computational docking studies. Carbohydrate Research 345 (2010) 2491-2498. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carres.2010.09.014
8 Nanofibers Formed Through Stacking of the Complexes of Glucosyl-C2-salicyl-imine and Phenylalanine: Characterization by Microscopy, Modeling by Molecular Mechanics, and Interaction by -Helical and Sheet Proteins. ACS Nano, 4 (2010) 4061–4073. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/nn1006286
9 Lower rim 1,3-di-{bis-(2-picolyl)}amide derivative of calix[4]arene (L) as ratiometric primary sensor towards Ag+ and the complex of Ag+ as secondary sensor towards Cys: Experimental, Computational and Microscopy studies, and INHIBIT Logic Gate Properties of L. J. Org. Chem., 74 (2009) 8181-8190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo901676s
10 Fluorescence Switch-on Sensor for Cu2+ by an Amide Linked Lower Rim 1, 3 -bis(2-picolyl)amine Derivative of Calix[4]arene in Aqueous Methanol. Tetrahedron Letts., 50 (2009) 2735-2739. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tetlet.2009.03.109
11 C1-/C2-aromatic-imino-glyco-conjugates: Experimental and computational studies of binding, inhibition and docking aspects towards glycosidases isolated from soybean and jack bean. Glycoconjugates J. 26(4) (2009) 495-510. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10719-008-9199-4
12 1-(D-glucopyranosyl-2'-deoxy-2'-iminomethyl)-2-hydroxynaphthalene as chemo-sensor for Fe3+ in aqueous HEPES buffer based on colour changes observable by naked eye. Tetrahedron. Letts., 50 (2009) 776-780. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tetlet.2008.11.116
13 Selective Recognition of Cu2+ by Di-O-picolyl Derivative of 1,1'-Methylene-Bis(2-Naphthol). J. Photochem. Photobiol. A, 202 (2009) 172-177. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2008.11.021
14 Lower rim 1,3-di-amide-derivative of calix[4]arene possessing bis-{N-(2-2'-dipyridylamide)} pendants: A dual fluorescence sensor for Zn2+ and Ni2+. Tetrahedron Letts., 49 (2008) 6257-6261. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tetlet.2008.08.049
15 Experimental and computational studies of selective recognition of Hg2+ by amide linked lower rim 1, 3-di-benzimidazole derivative of Calix[4]arene: Species characterization in solution and that in the isolated complex, including the delineation of the nano-structures.. J. Org. Chem., 73 (2008) 5745-5758. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo800073g
16 Experimental and computational studies of the recognition of amino acids by Galactosyl-imine and -amine derivatives: An attempt to understand the Lectin-Carbohydrate interactions. J. Org. Chem., 72 (2007) 3430-3442. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jo0700979
17 Carbohydrate based switch-on molecular sensor for Cu(II) in buffer: Absorption and fluorescence study of the selective recognition of Cu(II) ions by galactosyl derivative in HEPES buffer. Org. Lett., 8 (2006) 3525-3228. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ol061274f



Conferences & Workshops attended

  • A Five-Day workshop on Nano sensors: Design, Principles and Applications under TEQIP-II conducted by Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology - Hyderabad (IIT-H), Kandi, Sangareddy, Medak district, Telangana during 3 - 7 December 2016.