Editorial Board

Associate Editor

Prof. Vikas Tomar,
Interfacial Multiphysics Lab
Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering
School of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Purdue University - West Lafayette IN 47906  webpage

Vijay R. Chaudhari
Department of Nano Science and Technology, University Institute of Chemical Technology, North Maharashtra University, Umavi Nagar, Jalgaon - 425 001. Maharashtra, India. EB
Research Interest: Physical Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Nano-Phase Material.


Dr. Pravin Walke
National Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Mumbai, vidyanagari, Kalina, Santacruz(E), Mumbai-400098 EB

Research Interest: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, applied physics and devices, Physical and inorganic chemistry.


Pranav Kumar Tripathi
Department of Chemistry, Tongji University, 1239 Siping Road, Shanghai, 200092, China EB

Research Interest: Microporous and mesoporous carbon materials


DR. M.R.Jayapal
Department of Chemistry,
Institute of Aeronautical Engineering,

Hydrabad, Andhra Pardesh, India. EB

Research Interest: Synthesis, Characterization of Hetero Cyclic Compounds, Development of novel Organocatalytic methods, Synthesis, Biological and Electro Chemical Applications, Synthesis of Nanoparticles, Biological and Using Different, Instrumentations Application, Drugs, Pesticides and Organic compounds Analysis by Electroanalytiacal, GC and HPLC Instrumental Techniques, Synthesis of Organo metallic Compounds and Biological, Electrochemical Applications, Studies of Reaction mechanisms and their applications, Electro Analytical chemistry and Electro Organic Synthesis, Drug delievery.


img01Pravin Dudhagara
Department of Biotechnology
Veer Narmad South Gujarat University
Surat-395007 India  webpage EB, R

Research Interest: Microbiology and biotechnology

Jayashri Sarkar
TEMPE AZ 85282 USA webpage EB, R

Research Interest: Inorganic materials, Nanostructured material design and synthesis, Nanocatalyst, Colloids, Surface Chemistry, Heterogeneous catalysis, Materials Science, Sol-gel process, Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM), High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy (HRTEM), Scannic Electron microscopy (SEM), Energy Dispersive X Ray Analaysis (EDX), X-Ray Diffraction (XRD)

Dr. Bineesh Vijayan K
Department of Petrochemicals
Research & Development Centre
Indian Oil Corporation Ltd
Faridabad, Haryana EB, R

Research Interests:  Heterogeneous catalysis, Material science, Microporous and mesoporous materials, Surface science and spectroscopy, Applied catalysis, Molecular catalysis, Nano materials, Porous materials, New materials synthesis and characterization, Selection and design of catalysts for different applications, Selective oxidation, Dehydrogenation, Desulfurization, Petroleum refining, Petrochemicals

Dr. Prerna Kaur, Ph.D.
City University of New York, USA webpage EB, R

Research Interest: Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemistry

S Khasa, Department of Physics, DCR University of Science and Technology, Haryana. India. 
Area of research interest: Ceramic and glass.

Hui-Ming Cheng, Deputy Director of Institute of Metal Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences, 72 Wenhua Road, Shenyang 110016, China
Area of research/interest: Synthesis, characterization, properties and applications of one-dimensional nanostructures, such as carbon, nanotubes, carbon nanofibers, boron nitride nanotubes, and nanowires and nanorod.

Annick Percheron-Guegan, Laboratoire de Chimie Métallurgique des Terres Rares,  Directeur de l'ISCSA, Institut Fédératif des Sciences Chimiques Seine/Amont, CNRS, 2-8 rue Henri Dunant, 94320 Thiais cedex France
Area of research/interest: Metallurgy of intermetallics, Metallic reversible Hydrides with the same items that for intermetallics, Application domains, Magnetic nanomaterials  for ermanent magnets, Hydrogen Storage.

M.L.C. Herrera, Polytechnical Institute CUJAE
Area of research/interest: Semiconductor nanostructures,Micro and Nanoelectromechanical systems, Sensors, Biosensors.

Ning Wang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Department of Physics, Hong Kong.

Ailing Ji, State Key Laboratory for Surface Physics, Institute of Physics, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. O. Box 603, Beijing, 100080, China

Hyun Suk Jung, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA.
Area of research/interest: Processing and electro-optic property characterization, of  nanoparticles and films, Physical chemistry of dye sensitized solar cells and photocatalysis device, Solar production and storage of hydrogen.

Dong-Wan Kim, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
Area of research/interest: Electrochemical devices, Physical chemistry, of nano particles, wires, and films.

Sang Sub Kim, Chonnam National University, Dept. of Materials Science and  Engineering, Gwangju 500-757, KOREA
Area of research/interest: Electronic thin films, semiconducting nanomaterials,  surface and interface analysis.

Jung-Kun Lee, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87545, USA.
Area of research/interest: Optical and magnetic properties of nanocrystals, Material processing of functional oxides in nano-scale, Modifying surface properties  by using ion implantation, Novel material integration (ion-cut).

Feng-Qi Liu, Key Laboratory of Semiconductor Materials Science, Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. O. Box 912, Beijing 100083, China
Area of research/interest: Semiconductor nanostructures, Semiconductor quantum devices and Molecular beam epitaxy.

Dongyang Li, Dept. of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AlbertaT6G 2G, Canada.
Area of research/interest: Surface science and engineering materials, Nano-tribology, Bio-tribology, Biological motors and nano-bio-mechanical, systems, and computational modeling.

Guanghai Li, Institute of Solid State Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences,  P.O. Box 1129, Hefei 230031, P.R. China
Area of research/interest: Nanostructured Materials: fabrication, optical and electrical transport properties and of low dimensional nanometre-scale objects.

Xiaodong Li, Director, Nanostructures and Reliability Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering and University NanoCenter, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208 USA
Area of research/interest: Nanostructures and Reliability,Nanomechanics, Nanoelectromechanical systems (NEMS), Nanomaterials, synthesis, Natural nanomaterials, and Nanocomposites.

Salah A. Makhlouf, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, Assiut, University, Assiut 71516 Egypt.

Albertas Malinauskas, Institute of Chemistry, Gostauto Str. 9,  LT-01108 Vilnius, Lithuania.
Area of research/interest: Conducting polymers, Electrochemistry,Sensors, Biosensors.

M. M. Mohamed, Biophysics Department, Medical Research Institute, Alexandria University, 165 Horria Avenue, El Hadara, Alexandria, 21561, EGYPT.
Area of research/interest: Biomedical equipment technology,dielectrophoresis technique for cell separation and manipulation,  therapeutic ultrasound and spectroscopic techniques.

Victor V. Moshchalkov, Laboratorium voor Vaste-Stoffysica en Magnetisme, KULeuven, Celestijnenlaan 200 D, B-3001 Leuven, Belgium

K.K. Pathak, Scientist & Advisor, Computer Simulation & Design Group,
Advanced Materials and Processes Research Institute (CSIR),
Bhopal 462026 (MP) INDIA
Area of research/interest: Computational solid mechanics, metal forming, and casting simulations, structural shape optimization, artificial intelligence techniques.

K.S. Chan, City University of Hong Kong, Department of Physics, Hong Kong.

Gaoquan Shi, Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, P. R. China
Area of research/interest: Electrochemical fabrication of nanomaterials, Micro- andnanostructured conducting polymers and their nanocomposites, Sensors, actuators and solar cells based on nanostructured polymers, Raman spectroscopic study, on nanomaterials.

Amador Menéndez Velázquez, Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid, Spain.

Mohamed Riad, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, Egypt

C. Vijayan, Department of Physics, IIT Madras, Chennai 600 036 INDIA.
Area of research/interest: Nonlinear optical processes and materials, linear and nonlinear optical properties of nanostructures and Photonics.

Michael S. Wong, Rice University, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, MS-362, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005-1892 USA
Area of research/interest: Heterogeneous catalysis, nanoparticle synthesis, nanoparticle self-assembly, quantum dots, encapsulation, materials chemistry.

Maohai XIE, Physics Department, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
Area of research/interest: semiconductor ultra-thin films, quantum structures, surface sciences and Molecular-beam epitaxy.

Chuanxi Xiong, School of Materials Science and Technology, Wuhan University
of Technology, Wuhan 430070, China
Area of research/interest: Polymer Nanocomposites.

Zheng Xu, State Key Laboratory of Coordination Chemistry, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, P.R. China
Area of research/interest: Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Synthesis,  characterization and properties of coordination polymer as a molecular-based materials, Fullerene chemistry.

Huagui Zheng, Department of Chemistry, University of Science and Technlogy of China, Hefei 230026, Anhui Province, P.R.China.
Area of research/interest: Inorganic chemistry and metallic nanomaterials.

Tom Otiti, Department of Physics Makerere University  (Uganda)

W.J. Zhang, Department of Physics City University of Hong Kong

V. Sankaran, University of Venda for Science and Technology Department, of Physics South- -Africa.

Ali Ahmed, Ph.D Nuclear and Radiation Physics Dept. of Physics, College of Science Univ. of Salahaddin-Erbil  Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

Tariq Abdul-Hameed Abbas, Chairman of physics department. Department, of Physics, College of Science, Salahaddin University, Erbil, Kurdistan Region, Iraq.
Area of Research/interest: Semiconductors,Thin films, Spray pyrolysis,Optical properties, Electrical properties, Semiconductors doping and annealing

Ananta Kumar Mishra, Department of Polymer & Nano Engineering Chonbuk, National University Duckjin-Dong 1Ga 664-14, Jeonju, Jeonbuk, South Korea, Jeonbuk.
Area of Interest: Polymer, Membrane, Nanocomposites, Fuel Cell, PEMFC,, Clay, Mesoporous silica, ATRP, SET-LRP, Thermoplastics.

Raj Kumar Mishra, Department Chemistry Mizoram University School of  Physical Sciences Tanhril Campus, Mizoram,Aizawl,India.
Area of Interest: Material Science, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, Statistical Mechanics, Liquid State theory.

Dheeraj Mandloi, Applied Science (Chemistry) Department Institute of Engineering & Technology Devi Ahilya University, Khandwa Road, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
Area of Interest: Chemoinformatics, Environmental Engg, Engineering Materials.


Shweta Singh, Chemical engineering Department IT B.H.U. Jawahar Nagar Colony, Bhelupura, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. India.
Area of Interest: Catalysis, Coordination Chemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

K.s. Rama Rao, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry Department, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Tarnaka,Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Area of Interest: Physical Chemistry, Catalysis, Nano Materials, Environmental Chemistry.

Pounraj Thanasekaran, Institute of Chemistry Academia Sinica 128, Academia Sinica Road,
Section 1, Nankang Taipei ,Taiwan
Area of Interest: (Key Words): Supramolecular materials, Photochemistry of Inorganic  compounds,  Host-guest chemistry.


R.K.London Singh, Department of Chemistry, D.M.College of Science, Imphal (west),Manipur, India Department of Chemistry, D.M.College of Science, Imphal(west), Manipur,India
Area of Interest : Surfactants systems, Nanocrystalline semiconducting materials preparations,Thin films preparation by CBD techniques.

Hong Jin Kong, Physics Department, KAIST/Physics Daehak-ro 291,Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, S.Korea
Area of Interest:laser, optics, beam combination, SBS (stimulated Brillouin scattering), phase conjugate, laser nuclear fusion, lidar, hyper-spectral camera, two photon polymerization.

Bhupender Singh, Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Rhode Island,Lower College Road,
Fogarty Hall, Rhode Island, Kingston, USA.
Area of Interest: Medicinal Chemistry, Anti-Cancer drugs, Carbon nanotube Biomedical applications,Geneerapy

Kushwinder Makkar, Chemistry Department, Panjab University Chandigarh, Chandigarh, Panjab India
Area of Interest:Colloidal chemistry, micromeulsions, micelles, nanoemulsions, food components solubilization and delivery

Dhouibi-Hachani Leila, Mécanique, Laboratoire Mécanique Appliquée et Ingenierie, Ecole Nationale d'Ingénieurs de Tunis, Université de Tunis El Manar, ENIT, BP 37 le Belvédère 1002, Tunis, Tunisie
Area of Interest:Corrosion, protection, inhibitors, coatings, concrete

Sandip Kumar Dhara, Surface and Nanoscience Division, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam, Tamil Nadu, India
Area of Interest:Nanoscience, Nanomaterails, Sensors

Amita (Pathak) Mahanty, Chemistry Department, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur/IIT Kharagpur , Kharagpur, West Bengal, India.
Area of Interest: Nanoparticles, Chemical synthesis, drug delivery

Shalini Prasad, Bioengineering Department, University of Texas, Dallas, USA
Area of Interest:Nanotechnology, sensors, lab-on-a-chip, electrochemical techniques

S.Vasudevan, Electro Inorganic Chemicals Division,CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute, CECRI Campus, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu, India.
Area of Interest: Electrochemical water treatment, Hydrogen generation, Adsorption, Batteries

Asim K. Ghosh, Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Desalination Division,Trombay, Mumbai, Maharastra, India.
Area of Interest: Materials Chemistry, Nanoparticle synthesis, Polymer Nanocomposite, Nanocomposite membrane, Separation Technology


B. Radhakrishna, Humanities & Sciences University, Visvodaya Inst. of Tech. & Science, Udayagiri Road, KAVALI, Andhra Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Condensed Matter Physics, Thin Films, Nanoscence & Nanotechnology


Rashmi Dhawan, Applied Sciences and Humaities,University/Department: Baddi University of Emerging Sciences & Technology,Baddi,Himachal Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Activated carbon, Adsorption, Porous Materials, Surface Chemistry, Carbon


P. Sujatha Devi, Nano-Structured Materials Division, University/Department: CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute:Jadavpur, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Area of Interest: Functional Nanomaterials, Sensors, Oxide ion conductors, Fuel cell materials, Synthesis of Nanomaterials.


Partha Sarathi Sengupta, Vivekananda Mahavidyalaya, Chotonilpur, Burdwan, West Bengal, India
Area of Interest:Inorganic Reaction Mechanism and Computational Chemistry


Jyotsna Tripathy, Department of Materials Science, WWW4-LKO, University: University of Erlangen-Nurenberg, Martensstrasse, Erlangen, Germany
Area of Interest: Chemistry and Materials Science


Biswajit Sinha, University of North Bengal, Siliguri, West Bengal, India
Area of interest : Solution thermodynamics, Electrochemistry, Analytical Chemistry and Coordination chemistry


S. N. Pandey, Physics University/Institute: Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad Uttar Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Metal oxide thin films and their applications, gas sensors, solid state devices


Indrani Das Sarma, Indrani Chemistry University/Department : Jhulelal Institute of Technology, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Area of Interest: Analytical Chemistry, Radiation Chemistry


Archita Patnaik, Chemistry Department: Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Adyar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu India
Area of Interest: Nano Science and Nanotechnology, Materials Science, Computational Materials Science, Colloids and Interfaces

Amlan K. Roy, Department of Chemical Sciences, University/Department: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata, Mohanpur Campus, West Bengal, Mohanpur, India
Area of Interest: Theoretical Chemistry

K. R. S. Chandrakuma, Theoretical Chemistry Section University/Department : Bhabha Atomic Research Centre BARC,Mumbai,Maharashtra, India
Area of Interest: Growth mechanism of nanomaterials, Self-Assembly process, Hydrogen storage, Nanocatalysis, Systems under confined medium.


Mikhail P. Gryaznevich, Experiments University/Department: CCFE Culham Science Centre Abingdon Oxfordshire OX14 3DB, UK
Area of Interest: Fusion, fusion-fission, advanced nuclear fuel cycles; fusion reactors, fusion neutron source, tokamaks, spherical tokamaks, tokamak transport, MHD stability, plasma formation, plasma reconnections, plasma heating and current drive, tokamak experiments, superconducting magnets, high temperature superconductors

N. Shaji, Physics University/Department: Maharaja's College, Park Avenue Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala, India
Area of Interest: Quantum Information Theory, Quantum computing, Quantum Field Theory

Mihir Kumar Purkait, Chemical Enginering IIT Guwahati Guwahati, Assam, India
Area of Interest: Membrane, separation, adsorption, waste wate

Shrinivas Bhausaheb Kulkarni, Physics Department The Institute of Science (Government Organization) Mumbai-400032, Maharashtra, India
Area of Interest: Ferroelectric, sol-gel, electrodeposition, magneto dielectric


Prem Prakash Solanki, Department of Chemistry, Center of Advanced Study Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University Varansi,Uttar Predesh, India
Area of Interest: Solar Energy conversion and storage, Photogalvanic cell.

Vikas Mittal, Chemical Engineering Department, The Petroleum Institute Room 2204, Bu Hasa Building, Umm Al Naar, P. O. Box 2533, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi UAE Areas of Interest: polymer nanocomposites, nanomaterials, colloids, biocompoites


Mohammad Luqman, Chemical Engineering Department King Saud University Chemical Engineering Department, Riyadh,  Saudi Arabia
Area of Interest: Polymer Nanocomposites ,Polymer/Plastic, Ionomers, Nanocomposites, Blends, Water Treatment, Plasticizers, Additives, Electroactive Materials, Smart Materials, Fuel Cell, Lithium Ion Battery, Sensors, Actuators, Artificial Muscles, Membranes, Conducting Polymer, Biocompatible,Drug Delivery.


Sunil K. Misra, Chemistry C.S.J.M. University D.A-V.(P.G.) College Civil Lines, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Environmental Chemistry, Natural Products, Organometalics,


Balaprasad Ankamwar, Department of Chemistry, University of Pune, Ganeshkhind, Pune, Maharashtra, India.
Area of Interest: Biosynthesis of nanomaterials, Crystal growth, Calcium carbonate, Synthesis of Graphene, Conducting metal composites, Semi conducting nanomaterials, Chemical and Biomedical Applications of nanomaterials


Bijan Das, Department of Chemistry, North Bengal University, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India
Area of Interest: Polyelectrolytes, Electrolytes, Surfactants, Thermodynamics, Solution Chemistry.


Dhruba Jyoti Haloi, Rubber Technology Center IIT Kharagpur Kharagpur, West Bengal, India
Area of Interest: Controlled Radical Polymerization, Polymer Nanocomposite, Tailor-made Modification of Elastomer


Girija S. Singh, Chemistry Department, University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana
Area of Interest: Organic chemistry,


Shibu G Pillai, Department of Chemical Engineering, Institute of Technology Nirma University, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Area of Interest: Organic synthesis, nanotechnology, bio-synthesis, green-synthesis, metal complexation, extraction, supramolecular chemistry, Host-guest chemistry,


Srinivasan Chitra, Department of Physics, Sri Parasakthi College for women, Tirunelveli district, Tamil Nadu, India
Area of Interest: Material science, computational material science, Monte Carlo simulation, Molecular dynamics simulation, Thermal studies of materials, Computational phase transition studies, Debye temperature, Specific heat studies by lattice dynamics, solar cell/photovoltaic simulation study.


Dr. Ajay, Department of Applied Science & Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Saharanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

Area of Interest : Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics (Electronic Properties of Correlated Low dimensional Systems ). Theoretical modelling and computer simulation of the electronic spectra, transport, magnetic and superconducting properties Low dimensional systems such as high Tc Cuprates and Iron based superconductors, multilayered Graphene based Nanostructures, and superconducting -quantum dot Nanoscopic tunnel junctions, within the framework of many body Green’s Function field theoretical approach.


Hanchen Huang, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
Area of Interest: Nanofabrication, Nanomechanics, Atomistic simulations, Sustainable energy


Upendra B. Mahatme, Department of Physics, K. Z. S. Science College, Brahmni.
R.T.M. Nagpur University, Nagpur. Maharashtra, India
Area of Interest: Conducting polymer nanocomposites, composites - IR, UV-Vis, XRD spectroscopy, SEM, TEM, EDX analysis, Electronic Transport Mechanism, ac-dc conductivity, Thermal and Magnetic properties, Particle size, Chemical Oxidation Polymerization, Oxidation states,QMT, Applications.


Dr. M. Jaipal Reddy, Basic Sciences University, Sreenidhi Institute of Science & Technology, Yamnampet, Ghatkesar, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Area of Interest: Materials Science, Polymer Physics, Nano Technology, Electrochemistry


Dr. K.B. Jayarraman, Computer science & engineering Deptt., Professor / head of the Deparment, Manakula Vinayagar Institute of Technology, Kalitheerthalkuppam, Madagadipet, Puducherry, India

Area of Interest: Neural Networks, Image Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining & Data Warehousing, Computer Networks


EB = Editorial Board Member