Dr. Sripriya Rajagopalan
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Post-Doctoral Fellow: ARECO, ICMUB, University of Bourgogne, Dijon, France (November 2008 to October 2009)


Electrochemical Studies in Micellar and Microemulsion medium, Central ElectroChemical Research Institute, Karaikudi, India (2009)

- Electrochemical homolytic and heterolytic coupling of activated olefins in the absence and presence of benzylbromide in microemulsion. J. Appl Electrochem. 38 (2008) 597-603.

- The effect of structure of oil phase, surfactant and co-surfactant on the physicochemical and electrochemical properties of bicontinuous microemulsion.   J. Colloid  Interface Sci. 314 (2007) 712-717. -       - Electrochemical destruction of p-chlorophenol and p-nitrophenol –influence of surfactants and anode materials. Chemosphere 69 (2007) 254-261.

- Voltammetric analysis of hydroquinone, ascorbic acid, nitrobenzene and benzyl chloride in aqueous, non-aqueous, micellar and microemulsion media. Colloid Polym Sci. 285 (2006) 39-48.

- Gallium recovery from Bayer’s liquor using hydroxamic acid resin  J. Appl Polym Sci 92 (2004) 847-855.

-  Electrocarboxylation and related radical coupling processes of aryl and benzyl halides in microemulsion Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 39(2009) 463


Awards and Honours:

·         Senior Research fellowship award, CSIR, New Delhi, India – 2007

·         Diamond Jubilee Research Internship award, CSIR, New Delhi, India – 2003

·         University Rank in post graduation (M.Sc., Chemistry)– VI rank, Bharathidasan University, India

Research Interest


                            Electro organic synthesis of commercially important compounds

·         Electro synthesis of  nano particles and nano porous materials

·         Electro analysis of organic compounds in different environments like micelles and microemulsions

·         Electro chemical detoxification of environmentally toxic compounds