Dr. Sangeetha P

Associate Professor

Email: sangeetha.p@vit.ac.in

PhD: Anna University, Chennai

Research Area: Heterogeneous Catalysis

Employee ID51174
Salutation (Prof./ Dr.)Dr.
NameP. Sangeetha
DesignationAssociate Professor Grade 2
Educational details (Please mention all the degrees with latest first)
DegreePassed out yearSpecializationInstitute/University/ College
PhD2008Heterogeneous CatalysisAnna University, Chennai
M.Sc2003Applied ChemistryAnna University, Chennai
B.Sc2001ChemistryUniversity of Madras, Chennai
Post-Doctoral Experience if any2008- NCCR, Department of Chemistry Indian Institute of Technology- Madras, Chennai.

2009- National Central University, Chungli, Taiwan.

Research Details
Areas of SpecializationHeterogeneous catalysis, clay materials, nanomaterials
ORCID IDhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-8928-2766
Scopus IDhttps://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=26665698300
H-index (scopus)13
Google Scholar IDhttps://scholar.google.com/citations?user=5yHEwmMAAAAJ&hl=en
i10 index14
Completed Funded Project Details
Completed Funded Project TitleFunding Agency
1.       Tuning of Coupling an exothermic and endothermic reaction over mixed oxide supported catalyst.

2.       Highly efficient and cost-effective preparation of Nanoporous carbon by Microwave pyrolysis for water purification.


DST – SERB – YSS Scheme ( PI)







Book / Book Chapter Published Details
Selective removal of nitrate and phosphate from waste water using nanoscale materials”, Nanoscience in food and agriculture, Vol 3, Sustainable Agriculture Reviews 23.Springer2016
Awards & Recognition Details (only national and international awards and recognitions)
Name of the award, awarding agency, year of award
1.       DST – Young Scientist Award – 2015
2.       ICYRAM 2012 – MRS -Singapore- Invited Speaker, Panel Member, Poster evaluation member.

3.       Global Materials Network- GMN – Member

4.       International Scientific Committee member for ICYRAM 2014 – IUMRS, China , Haikou

5.       ICYRAM 2014, Haikou, China – Photocatalysis -Session Co-Chair

6.       International Scientific Committee Member for ICYRAM 2016 -Bangalore, India

7.       VIT Vellore – Research Award 2012 to 2018

8.       VIT Chennai – Research Award 2019 to till now

Major International Collaboration Details  – Academic Collaboration Details
Type of collaboration (Research & publication/Funded Project/consultancy etc.), collaborating institute, year of collaboration
2014- National Central University, Taiwan – Publication in JPC C
2017- National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan – Publication in Scientific Reports -Nature
Other DetailsGiven Several Invited talks in India and in Abroad.