Nagaraja C. Mallaiah Associate
(Indian Institute of
Organometallic and Materials
(MOF/COF) materials for
photocatalysts for energy
S. S. Bhatnagar Block
Indian Institute of
Technology Ropar Rupnagar-140001
Punjab, INDIA Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for a highly
motivated candidate for a JRF position in SERB-funded
of 2D Metal-Organic
Nanosheet (MONs)-based Photocatalysts for
Production of Clean Fuel and
Value-added Chemicals. Interested
candidates may write to me
(email@example.com) along with the resume
Selected Recent Publications
Rajesh Das, Surya Sekhar Manna,
Biswarup Pathak, and C. M. Nagaraja,
Strategic Design of Mg-Centered Porphyrin MOF
for Efficient Visible Light-Promoted Fixation of
CO2 at Ambient Conditions: Combined Experimental
and Theoretical Investigation,ACS Appl.Mater.Interfaces,
Design of noble metal-free CoTiO3/Zn0.5Cd0.5S
heterostructure photocatalyst for selective
synthesis of furfuraldehyde combined
with H2 production,Journal
of Colloid and Interface Science608,
Rajesh Das, T.
Pillai and C.
chemical fixation of CO2 from direct air under
environment-friendly co-catalyst and solvent-free
ambient conditions, J.
Mater. Chem. A, 2021,
Rajesh Das and C.
M. Nagaraja, Noble metal-free Cu(I)-anchored
NHC-based MOF for highly recyclable fixation of
CO2 under RT and atmospheric pressure conditions,
Suman Dhingra, C M Nagaraja, Recent
developments in the design of CdxZn1-xS based
photocatalysts for sustainable production of hydrogen,
Das and C.
Highly Efficient Fixation of Carbon Dioxide at RT
and Atmospheric Pressure Conditions: Influence of
Polar Functionality on Selective Capture and
Conversion of CO2, Inorg.
Chem.59, 2020, 9765-9773.
Dhingra, Tripti Chhabra, Venkata Krishnan, and C.
M. Nagaraja, Visible-light-driven selective
oxidation of biomass-derived HMF to DFF coupled with
H2 generation by noble metal-free Zn0.5Cd0.5S/MnO2
heterostructures, ACS Applied
Energy Materials 2020, 3, 7138-7148.
S. Dhankhar, B. Ugale and C. M. Nagaraja
Co-catalyst-free chemical fixation of CO2
into cyclic carbonates by using metal-organic
frameworks as efficient heterogeneous catalysts,
Asian J. 2020, 15, 2403-2427(invited review article, adjudged
as top cited article in 2020-21).
B. Ugale, S.
Kumar, T. J. Dhilip Kumar and C. M.
Cocatalyst-free Chemical Fixation of CO2
at Mild Conditions Using Dual-walled
Nitrogen-rich 3D Porous
Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs), Inorg. Chem. 58, 2019,3925-3936
N. Sharma, S. Kumar, T. J. Dhilip Kumar and C. M.
Nagaraja, Rational Design of a 3D
Mn(II)-Metal–Organic Framework Based on a
Nonmetallated Porphyrin Linker for Selective Capture
and One‐Pot Synthesis of Styrene Carbonates, Chem.
24, 2018, 16662-16669 (Link)
downloaded paper in 2018 and 2019).
M. Kaur and C. M. Nagaraja,
Synthesis of Zn1-xCdxS Nanocrystals with Tunable
Band Structure for Efficient Water Splitting and
Reduction of Nitroaromatics in Water, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 5, 2017, 4293-4303 (Link).