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Mr. Kiran Asokan won RSC Advances Best poster prize in  "International Conference on Chemistry and Applications of Soft Materials", organized by CSIR-NIIST, Trivandrum, Kerala from 25-27 July, 2022

Dr. Santhosh Babu Sukumaran received Alexander Von Humboldt fellowship for experienced researchers.

Mr. Aakash Nidhankar was awarded Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics poster prize at RSC-IISER Trivandrum desktop seminar, May 4-5, 2021

Mr. Aakash Nidhankar was awarded Krishnan Award for best research publication in material science with the highest impact factor-2020

Dr. Santhosh Babu Sukumaran


Dr. Santhosh Babu Sukumaran obtained his Ph. D. on oligo(p-phenylenevinylene) self-assembly from National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (CSIR-NIIST), Trivandrum, India. After several years of postdoctoral studies in Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Japan, and the University of Namur, Belgium, he joined the Organic Chemistry Division of National Chemical Laboratory (CSIR-NCL) in 2014 as a Senior Scientist. His research interests include self-assembly of organic materials, metal-free organic phosphors, and 2D-polymers for catalytic and energy applications.