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Prof. (Dr.) Sabu Thomas

Director, International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN)

Vice Chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University

Director, School of Energy Materials,

Founder  Director, International and Inter University

Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology,

Former  Director & Professor, School of Chemical Sciences

Mahatma Gandhi University

Professor Sabu Thomas is an outstanding leader with sustained international acclaims for his work in Polymer Science and Engineering, Polymer Nanocomposites, Elastomers, Polymer Blends, Interpenetrating Polymer Networks, Polymer Membranes, Green Composites and Nanocomposites, Nanomedicine and Green Nanotechnology. Dr. Thomas’s ground breaking inventions in polymer nanocomposites, polymer blends, green bionanotechnological and nano-biomedical sciences, have made transformative differences in the development of new materials for automotive, space, housing and biomedical fields. In collaboration with India’s premier tyre company, Apollo Tyres, Professor Thomas’s group invented new high performance barrier rubber nanocomposite membranes for inner tubes and inner liners for tyres. Professor Thomas has received a number of national and international awards which including, Fellowship of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London, MRSI medal, Nano Tech Medal, CRSI medal, Distinguished Faculty Award, and Sukumar Maithy Award for the best polymer researcher in the country. Cited among top 2% Scientists in India by Stanford University Professors in 2020 & 2021. Very recently,Prof. Thomas has been conferred Honoris Causa (DSc) by the University of South Brittany, Lorient, France. Professor Thomas has published over 1300 peer reviewed research papers, reviews and book chapters. He has co-edited 180 books and is the inventor of 15 (granted- 4, filed -11) patents. He has supervised 118 Ph.D theses and his H indices are 122 (google scholar) and 100 (Scopus) with nearly 71500 citations. Prof. Thomas has delivered over 300 Plenary/Inaugural and Invited lectures in national/international meetings over 30 countries. He has established a state of the art laboratory at Mahatma Gandhi University in the area of Polymer Science and Engineering and Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

Skype: sabu.thomas48 

Website: www.sabuthomas.com

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ORCID : 0000-0003-4726-5746

Prof. (Dr.) Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Former Director, International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN)

Senior Professor (Ex-Director & Chair), School of Pure and Applied Physics, Mahatma Gandhi University

Director-in-Charge, School of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Member Syndicate, Member IQAC, Member University Research Committee, Ex-Member Senate

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Dr. Sreekala M. S.

Joint Director, International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN) & School of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Associate Professor, School of Chemical Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University

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