Parasuraman SELVAM

Dr. Parasuraman SELVAM

Professor, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, India

Research Fields
Nanostructured Materials, Heterogeneous Catalysis, Energy and Environmental Issues

Research interest

  • Heterogeneous Catalysis: Eco-friendly Nanostructured Catalysts Design for Organic Transformations
  • Microporous, Mesoporous and Hierarchical Zeolites, Organic-Inorganic Hybrids, Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOF) including Silicates, Phosphates, Aluminates, Titanates, Carbons, Binary and Ternary Metal Oxides
  • Morphologically (Size and Shape) Controlled Mono- and Bi-metallic nanomaterials.
  • Green Chemistry and Catalysis including Photocatalysis, Electrocatalysis and Environmental Catalysis
  • Environmental Remediation Processes (Photo-degradation of Volatile Organic Compounds, Phenols, Dyes, Pesticides, Pharmaceuticals)
  • Energy Conversion (Biomass; Fuel Cell; Water Splitting; Solar Fuels from Water and Carbon Dioxide)
  • Energy Storage (Li-ion Battery) and Gas Adsorption Studies (Hydrogen and Carbon Dioxide)
  • Advanced Materials including Superconductors, Superioniconductors, Semiconductors, Metal Hydrides


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