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Saravanan Rajendran

Assistant Professor

Universidad de Tarapacá

Arica, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


- Preparation of Nano metals, Nano semiconductors and Nanoporous materials, - Magnetic and Spintronics Materials - Photocatalytic activity & Water Spliting. - Dye Sensitized Solar cell & Hydrogen Storage

Educación

  •  Physics, Periyar University. India, 2004
  •  Physical Science, Annamalai University,. India, 2005
  •  Physics, Thiruvalluvar University. India, 2007
  •  Nuclear Physics, University of Madras. India, 2008
  •  Materials Science- Physics, University of Madras,. India, 2013

Experiencia Académica

  •   Associate Researcher Other

    Universidad de Tarapacá

    Engineering

    Arica, Chile

    2017 - 2020

  •   Postdococtoral Researcher Other

    SERC-Chile (University of Chile)

    Santiago, Chile

    2014 - 2014

  •   Advisor for Materials engineering Department Other

    Future CAE(UK)- Multinational company

    Reino Unido

    2015 - 2020

  •   Postdoctoral Research Fellow Full Time

    St. Andrews University

    St-Andrews, Reino Unido

    2017 - 2018

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Anna University

    Chennai, India

    2013 - 2014

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher (FONDECYT) Full Time

    UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2014 - 2017

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher Full Time

    SERC-Chile (Universidad De Tarapacá)

    Arica, Chile

    2018 - 2020

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Universidad de Tarapacá

    Engineering

    Arica, Chile

    2020 - 2022

  •   Professor Full Time

    Universidad de Tarapacá

    Engineering

    Arica, Chile

    2022 - A la fecha

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Dhanalakshmi College of Engineering

    Chennai, India

    2013 - 2014

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher Full Time

    SERC-Chile (Univesidad de Chile)

    Santiago, Chile

    2014 - 2014

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher (Fondecyt) Full Time

    Universidad de Chile

    santiago, Chile

    2014 - 2017

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher Full Time

    St-Andrews University

    St-Andrews, Reino Unido

    2017 - 2018

  •   Postdoctoral Researcher Full Time

    SERC-Chile ( Universidad de Tarapacá)

    Arica, Chile

    2018 - 2020

  •   Assistant Professor Full Time

    Universidad de Tarapacá

    Arica, Chile

    2020 - A la fecha


 

Article (98)

A critical review on relationship of CeO2-based photocatalyst towards mechanistic degradation of organic pollutant
A critical review on various remediation approaches for heavy metal contaminants removal from contaminated soils
A facile template synthesis of phosphorus-doped graphitic carbon nitride hollow structures with high photocatalytic hydrogen production activity
A review of recent progress on photocatalytic carbon dioxide reduction into sustainable energy products using carbon nitride
Combined sedimentation, electrocoagulation and ozone processes for the wastewater treatment in an Ecuadorian MDF industry
Current advances in microbial fuel cell technology toward removal of organic contaminants-A review
Generation of novel n-p-n (CeO2-PPy-ZnO) heterojunction for photocatalytic degradation of micro-organic pollutants
Hybrid metal organic frameworks as an Exotic material for the photocatalytic degradation of pollutants present in wastewater: A review
Investigation of mechanism of heavy metals (Cr6+, Pb2+ Zn2+) adsorption from aqueous medium using rice husk ash: Kinetic and thermodynamic approach
Occurrences and removal of pharmaceutical and personal care products from aquatic systems using advanced treatment- A review
Synthesis, characterization, and application of MOF@clay composite as a visible light-driven photocatalyst for Rhodamine B degradation
Using functionalized asphaltenes as effective adsorbents for the removal of chromium and lead metal ions from aqueous solution
A critical review on the use of potentiometric based biosensors for biomarkers detection
CuO-ZnO-PANI a lethal p-n-p combination in degradation of 4-chlorophe-nol under visible light
Effective removal of malachite green dye from aqueous solution in hybrid system utilizing agricultural waste as particle electrodes
Green synthesis of white light emitting carbon quantum dots: fabrication of white fluorescent film and optical sensor applications
Green Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles by Justicia adhatoda Leaves and Their Antimicrobial Activity
Guanine-Based DNA Biosensor Amplified with Pt/SWCNTs Nanocomposite as Analytical Tool for Nanomolar Determination of Daunorubicin as an Anticancer Drug: A Docking/Experimental Investigation
High-performance and stable Ru-Pd nanosphere catalyst supported on two-dimensional boron nitride nanosheets for the hydrogenation of furfural via water-mediated protonation
Intensification of toxic chlorophenolic compounds degradation over efficient microwave-dried silica-doped tetragonal zirconia nanocatalysts
Magnetically Recoverable Graphene Oxide Wrapped CuCo2S4/Iron Oxides Composites for Supercapacitor Application and Fenton Degradation of Organic Molecules
Metal organic framework derived magnetically recoverable CuFe2O4 porous cubes for efficient photocatalytic application
Metal/metal oxide nanocomposites for bactericidal effect: A review
Microbial degradation of recalcitrant pesticides: a review
Photocatalytic degradation of 2,4-Dichlorophenol using bio-green assisted TiO2-CeO2 nanocomposite system
Recent advancements of spinel ferrite based binary nanocomposite photocatalysts in wastewater treatment
Recent progress in green and biopolymer based photocatalysts for the abatement of aquatic pollutants
Recent Strategies on Hybrid Inorganic-Graphene Materials for Enhancing the Electrocatalytic Activity Towards Heavy Metal Detection
Review-Metal Organic Framework Based Nanomaterials for Electrochemical Sensing of Toxic Heavy Metal Ions: Progress and Their Prospects
Self-assembled dendrite-like 3D-CeO2 nanostructures for non-enzymatic vitamin B2 sensor
The War using microbes: A sustainable approach for wastewater management
Water-soluble graphitic carbon nitride for clean environmental applications
An amplified voltammetric sensor based on platinum nanoparticle/polyoxometalate/two-dimensional hexagonal boron nitride nanosheets composite and ionic liquid for determination of N-hydroxysuccinimide in water samples
Facile synthesis of paper based graphene electrodes for point of care devices: A double stranded DNA (dsDNA) biosensor
Facile synthesis of YbVO4, and YVO4 nanostructures through MOF route for photocatalytic applications
Green polymeric nanomaterials for the photocatalytic degradation of dyes: a review
Horseradish peroxidase-immobilized graphene oxide-chitosan gold nanocomposites as highly sensitive electrochemical biosensor for detection of hydrogen peroxide
Low cost and quick time absorption of organic dye pollutants under ambient condition using partially exfoliated graphite
Nanosized Titania-Nickel mixed oxide for visible light photocatalytic activity
Photocatalytic degradation of organic dyes using nickel oxide incorporated titania nanocatalyst
Photosynthesis of H-2 and its storage on the Bandgap Engineered Mesoporous (Ni2+/Ni3+)O @ TiO2 heterostructure
Photosynthesis of H2 and its storage on the Bandgap Engineered Mesoporous (Ni2+/Ni3+)O @ TiO2 heterostructure
Plant-derived silica nanoparticles and composites for biosensors, bioimaging, drug delivery and supercapacitors: a review
Synthesis of novel AgCl loaded g-C3N5 with ultrahigh activity as visible light photocatalyst for pollutants degradation
Tuning of metal oxides photocatalytic performance using Ag nanoparticles integration
Enhanced photo-induced catalytic activity of Cu ion doped ZnO - Graphene ternary nanocomposite for degrading organic dyes
Fabrication of amine functionalized graphene oxide - AgNPs nanocomposite with improved dispersibility for reduction of 4-nitrophenol
Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticle from Datura inoxia Flower Extract and Its Cytotoxic Activity
Heterostructures of mesoporous TiO2 and SnO2 nanocatalyst for improved electrochemical oxidation ability of vitamin B6 in pharmaceutical tablets
Nanosized Fe3O4 incorporated on a TiO2 surface for the enhanced photocatalytic degradation of organic pollutants
SiCx/TiCx Nanostructured Material from Ti3SiC2 for High Rate Performance of Lithium Storage
Visible Light-Driven Photocatalytic H-2 Generation and Mechanism Insights into Bi2O2CO3/G-C3N4 Z-Scheme Photocatalyst
Towards green synthesis of monodisperse Cu nanoparticles=> An efficient and high sensitive electrochemical nitrite sensor
Adsorptive removal of Pb(II) metal from aqueous medium using biogenically synthesized and magnetically recoverable core-shell structured AM@Cu/Fe3O4 nano composite
Core-Shell Nanostructured Fe3O4-Poly(styrene- co-vinylbenzyl chloride) Grafted PPI Dendrimers Stabilized with AuNPs/PdNPs for Efficient Nuclease Activity
Crystallinity and lowering band gap induced visible light photocatalytic activity of TiO2/CS (Chitosan) nanocomposites
DNA binding and cleavage studies of copper(II) complex containing N2O2 Schiff base ligand
Facile synthesis of graphene-AgVO3 nanocomposite with excellent supercapacitor performance
Heterostructured d-Ti 3 C 2 /TiO 2/ g-C 3 N 4 Nanocomposites with Enhanced Visible-Light Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production Activity
Hydrogen adsorption properties of Ag decorated TiO2 nanomaterials
Influence of mesoporous defect induced mixed-valent NiO (Ni2+/Ni3+)-TiO2 nanocomposite for non-enzymatic glucose biosensors
Line defect Ce3+ induced Ag/CeO2/ZnO nanostructure for visible-light photocatalytic activity
Mechanothermal synthesis of Ag/TiO2 for photocatalytic methyl orange degradation and hydrogen production
Towards green synthesis of monodisperse Cu nanoparticles: An efficient and high sensitive electrochemical nitrite sensor
WS 2 and C-TiO 2 Nanorods Acting as Effective Charge Separators on g-C 3 N 4 to Boost Visible-Light Activated Hydrogen Production from Seawater
Degradation of azo dyes under different wavelengths of UV light with chitosan-SnO2 nanocomposites
Notable photocatalytic activity of TiO2-polyethylene nanocomposites for visible light degradation of organic pollutants
Sonochemical synthesis of CuO nanostructures and their morphology dependent optical and visible light driven photocatalytic properties
Synthesis and characterization of metal oxides (CeO2, CuO, NiO, Mn3O4, SnO2 and ZnO) nanoparticles as photo catalysts for degradation of textile dyes
Two-dimensional porous sheet-like carbon-doped ZnO/g-C3N4 nanocomposite with high visible-light photocatalytic performance
Ce3+-ion-induced visible-light photocatalytic degradation and electrochemical activity of ZnO/CeO2 nanocomposite
Conducting PANI stimulated ZnO system for visible light photocatalytic degradation of coloured dyes
Effect of Ag+ and PO43- ratios on the microstructure and photocatalytic activity of Ag3PO4
Fabrication of novel shape Cu and Cu/Cu2O nanoparticles modified electrode for the determination of dopamine and paracetamol
Intermediate state created by dopant ions (Mn, Co and Zr) into TiO2 nanoparticles for degradation of dyes under visible light
Preparation of nanosized yttrium doped CeO2 catalyst used for photocatalytic application
Visible light induced degradation of methyl orange using beta-Ag0.333V2O5 nanorod catalysts by facile thermal decomposition method
ZnO/Ag/CdO nanocomposite for visible light-induced photocatalytic degradation of industrial textile effluents
ZnO/Ag/Mn2O3 nanocomposite for visible light-induced industrial textile effluent degradation, uric acid and ascorbic acid sensing and antimicrobial activity
ZnO/CdO nanocomposites for textile effluent degradation and electrochemical detection
Mn2+ ion influenced optical and photocatalytic behaviour of Mn-ZnS quantum dots prepared by a microwave assisted technique
Preparation and characterization of V2O5/ZnO nanocomposite system for photocatalytic application
Tailoring the electrical and dielectric properties of ZnO nanorods by substitution
Visible light degradation of textile effluent using novel catalyst ZnO/gamma-Mn2O3
Comparative study on photocatalytic activity of ZnO prepared by different methods
Enhanced photocatalytic activity of ZnO/CuO nanocomposite for the degradation of textile dye on visible light illumination
Synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic activity of novel Hg doped ZnO nanorods prepared by thermal decomposition method
The photocatalytic activity of ZnO prepared by simple thermal decomposition method at various temperatures
Visible light induced degradation of methylene blue using CeO2/V2O5 and CeO2/CuO catalysts
ZnO/Ag nanocomposite: An efficient catalyst for degradation studies of textile effluents under visible light
Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Dyes Using ZnO/CeO2 Nanocomposite Material Under Visible Light
Synthesis and characterization of chitosan-silver nanocomposite
Synthesis and characterization of ZnO and Ni doped ZnO nanorods by thermal decomposition method for spintronics application
Nano-Titania Photocatalyst Loaded on W-MCM-41 Support and Its Highly Efficient Degradation of Methylene Blue
PHOTOCATALYTIC DEGRADATION OF AQUEOUS METHYL ORANGE USING NANOTITANIA LOADED Mo -MCM-41
PHOTOCATALYTIC DEGRADATION OF ORGANIC DYE USING NANO ZnO
Synthesis and Characterization of Nano-Titania Photocatalyst Loaded on Mo-MCM-41 Support
ZnO/CdO composite nanorods for photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue under visible light

BookReview (8)

Green Methods for Wastewater Treatment
Green Photocatalysts
Green Photocatalysts for Energy and Environmental Process
Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy and Environmental Remediation
New Technologies for Electrochemical Applications
Advanced Nanostructured Materials for Environmental Remediation
Emerging Nanostructured Materials for Energy and Environmental Science
Nanostructured Materials for Energy Related Applications

BookSection (13)

Electrochemistry – Different Materials and applications an Overview
Functional nanomaterial in energy and environmental science
Principles and Mechanisms of Green Photocatalysis
Recent Trends in Chemiresistive Gas Sensing Materials
Current Role of Nanomaterials in Environmental Remediation
Green Photocatalyst for Diverge Applications
Photocatalysts for Indoor Air Pollution: A Brief Review
Recent Trends in Nanomaterials for Sustainable Energy
Basic Principles, Mechanism, and Challenges of Photocatalysis
Pyramid shaped nano CdO: synthesis, charcterization and application of photocatlytic activity under UV light
Synthesis and characterization of cerium dioxide (CeO2) nanoparticles by chemical precipitation method
TiO2 and ZnO nanomaterials: A comparison of photocatalytic degradation efficiency of AZO dye
Photo catalytic degradation of methylene blue using ZnO and Cu doped ZnOnanorods under UV light

Proyecto (7)

Simultaneous removal of contaminants of emerging concern and inorganic arsenic present in natural waters by solar advanced oxidation processes: Laboratory and pilot scale studies
APOYO A LA FORMACIÓN DE REDES INTERNACIONALES ENTRE CENTROS DE INVESTIGACIÓN CONVOCATORIA 2018 – PCI Iberoamerican Solar Water Treatment Network (UMASOLAR)
Solar Energy Research Centre (Etapa 2)
In-reservoir destruction of Blue-Green Algae and their toxins
Synthesis and Characterization of Magnetically Separable Photocatalyst for the Degradation of Textile Effluent under Visible light irradiation.
Degradation of Textile Effluent Using Polymer Based Nanocomposite Materials
Solar Energy Research Centre (Etapa 1)
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Saravanan Rajendran

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Universidad de Tarapacá

Arica, Chile

20
Francisco Gracia

Associate Professor

Departament of Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology and Materials

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

9
Manoj Devarajan

Associate Researcher

Ingeniería Mecánica

Universidad de Tarapacá

ARICA, Chile

5
Lorena Cornejo

Academica titular

Ingeniería Mecánica

Universidad de Tarapacá

Arica, Chile

3
MANGALARAJA Ramalinga Viswanathan

Profesor Titular

Departamento de Ingeniería de Materiales

UNIVERSITY OF CONCEPCION

Concepcion, Chile

2
Ali Akbarifakhrabadi

Associate professor

Ingeniería mecánica

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
PANDIYARAJAN Thangaraj

Principal Investigator

Departamento de Ingeniería de Materiales

UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

Concepcion, Chile

1
Noelia Benito

Profesora Asistente

Física

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

1
Elisban Sacari

Investigador

Universidad Nacional Jorge Basadre Grohmann

Tacna, Peru

1
Donovan Diaz

Assistant Professor

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile