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Dr. Ilaiyaraja Perumal

Assistant Professor


PhD: Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research

Research Area: Solar Cell, Light Emitting Diode and Wastewater treatment

Employee ID51465
Salutation (Prof./ Dr.)Dr
NameIlaiyaraja Perumal
DesignationAssistant Professor Grade-2
School/CentreSAS/Chemistry Division
Educational details (Please mention all the degrees with latest first)
DegreePassed out yearSpecializationInstitute/University/ College
PhD2014ChemistryIndira Gandhi centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) campus, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, India
Post-Doctoral Experience if any4 Years (Department of Physics, IIT Madras, Chennai)

Research Associate — 2014 to 2016

National Post-doctoral Fellow  — 2016 to 2018

Research Details
Areas of Specialization·         Fabrication of Sensitized Solar cells (DSSC & QDSSC)

·         Fabrication of Light Emitting Diode

·         Dendrimer and Nanomaterials synthesis

Wastewater treatment

Scopus ID
H-index (scopus)16
Google Scholar ID
i10 index21
Patent Published Details
Patent Published TitlePatent Published Application No.
Inorganic Quantum Dots and Organic Fluorophore Based Hybrid Composite for White Light Emission201641004651
Tailoring of Blue, Green, Green-Red Emission from Inorganic Crystalline (Cd,Zn)Se Quantum Dots- ZnSe Amorphous phase Composite for White Light Emitting Diode Application201641030043
Patent Granted Details
Patent Granted TitlePatent Granted Application No.
Whispheronic solar cells: Whispering-gallery mode assisted enhancement in the power conversion efficiency of DSSC and QDSSC devices using TiO2 microsphere photoanodes201841000440

Patent No: 381976

Book / Book Chapter Published Details
Actinides speciation in environments and their separation using functional nanomaterials and nanocomposite.SpringerJanuary 2018
Awards & Recognition Details (only national and international awards and recognitions)
Name of the award, awarding agency, year of award
National Post-Doctoral Fellowship by Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi, India (August 2016-July 2018).


v  Department of Atomic Energy – Research Fellowship

Junior Research Fellowship – 2008 to 2010

Senior Research Fellowship – 2010 to 2013


v  Awarded best outgoing student (Undergraduate) for the year of 2006 by St. Joseph Arts and science college, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu.


Received Best Poster award in SESTEC 2010 conference held at IGCAR, Kalpakkam, India.


Major national Collaboration Details  – Academic Collaboration Details
Type of collaboration (Research & publication/Funded Project/consultancy etc.), collaborating institute, year of collaboration
Research& Publication Collaboration Since 2020:

 i) Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamilnadu

ii) Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakka, Tamilnadu

iii) Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering, kalavakkam, Tamilnadu

iv) Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology, Paiyanoor,  Tamilnadu                                           


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