Updated Research Papers for the last five years


  1. Defect-induced Sr1− xPrxTiO3 crystallites by burial sintering and its optoelectronic applications, by Midhun Shah, Jamshina Sanam, P. P. Pradyumnan, in Journal of Physics and Chemistry of solids, 2023,  181, 111156 
  2. α and 2α decay of nuclei in the region 94  Z  101 using the modified generalized liquid drop model, Megha Chandran and Santhosh K. P., PHYSICAL REVIEW C 107, 024614 (2023)
  3. Synthesis of superheavy elements, K Pradeep Kumar and K. P. Santhosh, Pramana – J. Phys. (2023) 97:47
  4. Theoretical studies on structural properties and decay modes of 284−375119 isotopes,  ASLOOB A RATHER, M IKRAM, ISHFAQ A RATHER, M IMRAN, A A USMANI, BHARAT KUMAR, K P SANTHOSH, and S K PATRA, European Physical Journal Plus 138, 467 (2023).
  5. Description of temperature effects on proton radioactivity, R GHARAEI, M JALALI SHAKIB, K P SANTHOSH, Nuclear Physics A 1037, 122700 (2023).
  6. Does i-process occur at nearly solar metallicity?, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 2023,  Drisya Karinkuzhi, Sophie Van Eck, Stephane Goriely, Lionel Siess, Alain Jorissen, Arthur Choplin, Ana Escorza, Shreeya Shetye, Hans Van Winkel
  7. A neutron star candidate in the long-period binary 56 Uma, Ast ronomy and Astrophysics Letters, 2023, 670,  140, by Ana Escorza, Drisya Karinkuzhi, Alain Jorissen, Sophie Van Eck, Schmelz, J. T., Verschuur, G. L., Henri Boffin, M. J., De Rosa, R. J., Hans Van Winckel

  8. Raman structural transition studies and optical band calculation on the multiphase of tin selenides, T. Parvathy, K.V. Nabeela, P.P. Pradyumnan, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 301 (2023), 127622
  9. Magneto thermoelectric effect of nickel thin film synthesized by RF magnetron sputtering, Midhun Shah, A. P. Jemshihas,  P. K. Jamshina Sanam, and P. P. Pradyumnan, Physica E 147 (2023) 115591
  10. Deep tuning of Bi2Te3 nanostructures suitable for thermoelectric waste heat recovery: The impact of pH on crystal growth in hydrothermal synthesis, Shyni P and P. P Pradyumnan, Materials Science and Engineering B 287 (2023) 116090


  1. P. K Jamshina Sanam, Midhun Shah, and P. P. Pradyumnan, Raman spectroscopic investigation and thermoelectric studies of defect-induced Mg-doped delafossite thin film, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2022)
  2. S. Sanila, A. M. Vinodkumar, B.R.S. Babu, N. Madhavan, S. Nath, J. Gehlot, Rohan Biswas, Chandra Kumar, Gonika, Anjali Rani, A. Parihari, Dinesh Viswakarma, Shoaib Noor, and E. Prasad,  Fusion studies in 12C+182,184,186W reactions at energies below and near the Coulomb barrier, Phys. Rev.C.106(2022)024614. 
  3. C. Baheeja, S. Sahayanathan, Frank M. Rieger, Sitha K. Jagan, and C. D. Ravikumar, Do radiative losses determine the characteristic emission of the blazar Mkn 421, MNRAS 514, 3074–3081 (2022)
  4.   Erumban, U., Antony Joseph, Variation of collective level density parameter around N=184 in even–even actinides. Indian J Phys (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12648-022-02377-1
  5.  P. Jisha, A. M. Vinodkumar, S. Sanila, K Arjun, B. R. S. Babu, J. Gehlot, S. Nath, N. Madhavan, Rohan Biswas, A. Parihari, A. Vinayak, Amritraj Mahato, E. Prasad, and A.C. Visakh, Role of positive transfer Q values in fusion cross sections for 18O+ 182,184,186W reactions -,Phys. Rev.C105(2022)054614.
  6.  K. Arjun, A. M. Vinodkumar, and Vishnu Mayya Bannur, Running coupling constant in thermal ϕ4 theory up to two loop order - Phys. Rev.D105(2022)025023
  7.  P.K. Jamshina Sanam , Midhun Shah , P.P. Pradyumnan , 'Structure induced modification on thermoelectric and optical properties by Mg doping in CuCrO 2 nanocrystals', Solid State Communications 353 (2022) 114855
  8. K. Safna Peediyekkal Jayaram M. Sabna Prasoon Prasannan, J. Mayandi , P. P. Pradyumnan , 'Microstructure profiling, lattice dynamics, and morphological studies on multi‐excitonic vanadium bismuth oxide compound systems', Journal of the Australian Ceramic Society, https://doi.org/10.1007/s41779-022-00766-7
  9. P. Shyni, P.P. Pradyumnan, 'Bi 2 Te 3 nanotubes and nanoplates for thermoelectric applications: Effect of surfactant on crystal growth', Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2022.06.170
  10. Parvathy T, N.A. Muhammed Sabeer, Niranjana Mohan, P.P. Pradyumnan 'Effect of dopant gas pressure on the growth of magnetron sputtered CuO thin films for electrical and optical applications', Optical Materials 125 (2022) 112031
  11.  P Shyni and P P Pradyumnan,' Effect of polar solvents on the growth, morphology and thermoelectric properties of Bi2Te3 nano particles', Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures https://doi.org/10.1016/j.physe.2021.115072, 2021, Physica E 138 (2022) 115072


  1. Rethika K. T., Ravikumar C. D., Bannur V. M. Heavy Quarkonium Properties at Finite Temperature in Strongly Coupled Quark Gluon Plasma, Few-Body Systems 62, 10 (2021).
  2. Sruthi K. and Ravikumar C. D., Study of central intensity ratio of early-type galaxies from low-density environment, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society500, 1343 (2021).
  3. A. C. Visakh, E. Prasad, P. V. Laveen, M. Shareef, A. Shamlath, S. Nath, N. Madhavan, J. Gehlot, Gonika, Rohan Biswas, A. Parihari, J. Khuyagbaatar, B. Lommel, B. Kindler, A. M. Vinodkumar, B. R. S. Babu, S. Sanila, K. M. Varier, and S. Appannababu, Fusion studies in 16O +142,150Nd reactions at energies near the Coulomb barrier - Phys. Rev. C104(2021)054602.
  4.  N. Saneesh , Divya Arora, A. Chatterjee , K. S. Golda, Mohit Kumar, A. M. Vinodkumar, P. Sugathan , Evaluation of detection efficiency and neutron scattering in NAND detector array: FLUKA simulation and experimental validation - Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 1013 (2021)165682.
  5.  V.S. Vineetha and P.P. Pradyumnan, Synthesis, optical, dielectric and thermal property studies of lead mandelate crystals, Materials Today: Proceedings, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.12.134
  6.  N.A. Muhammed Sabeer, P.P. Pradyumnan, 'Augmentation of thermoelectric power factor of p-type chromium nitride thin films for device applications', Materials Science and Engineering B 273 (2021) 115428 August 2021
  7.  P Shyni and P P Pradyumnan, 'Tuned fermi level and improved thermoelectric performance in Bi 2 Te 3 nanocomposites reinforced with g-C3N4 nanosheets, ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology', Volume 10, Number 7 26 July 2021
  8.  Shelly , Meril Mathew , P.P. Pradyumnan , Tania Francis , Dielectric and thermal stability studies on high density polyethylene –Chitosan composites plasticized with palm oil, Materials today proceedings, 2021 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matpr.2021.02.479
  9.  P Shyni and P P Pradyumnan, Fermi level tuning in modified Bi 2 Te 3 system for thermoelectric applications, RSC Advances, RSC Adv., 2021, 11, 4539 (doi: DOI: 10.1039/d0ra09278a)
  10.  P Shyni, P P Pradyumnan, P Rajasekhar, Aswathi M Narayanan, Arun M Umarji, 'Graphitic carbon nitride-bismuth antimony telluride nanocomposites: A potential material for thermoelectric applications',Journal of Alloys and Compounds 853 (2021) 156872
  11.  Antony Joseph, Thulasi P.V., K.Muraleedhara Varier, Studies on partial and total photon interaction parameters in the energy range 1 keV-100 GeV of some synthetic polymers having medical applications, Radiation Physics and chemistry 180, 109252 (2021).
  12.  Cyriac, S.L., Bindhu, B., Midhun, C.V., M.M.Musthafa Emerging Trends in Nano Structured Silicon Detectors for Neutron Spectroscopy, Silicon (2021). doi.org/10.1007/s12633-021-00961-4.
  13. Thomas, B., Shilpa, E.P.,  LK Alexander, Role of functional groups and morphology on the pH-dependent adsorption of a cationic dye using banana peel, orange peel, and neem leaf bio-adsorbents.  emergent mater. 4, 1479–1487 (2021).
  14.  A H Chakkunny. B Thomas, LK Alexander,  Influence of pH and salinity on the photocatalytic dye degradation and heavy metal ion reduction with cobalt ferrite photocatalysts, IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 1187 012018 (2021)
  15.  K. Anju, K. Roopitha, L.K. Alexander, BaTiO3 SERS substrates for Dimethyl phthalate detection, Materials Today: Proceedings, 46 (8), 3044 (2021)
  16.  P. Sravandas, L.K. Alexander, Facile hydrothermal synthesis and sono-photocatalytic performance of novel Bi2WO6 structure  on the degradation of rhodamine B, Materials Today: Proceedings, 46 (8), 2925 (2021)


  1.  Aswathy S. and Ravikumar C. D.,Co-evolution of nuclear rings, bars and the central intensity ratio of their host galaxies, Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics 20, 015 (2020).
  2.  P. V. Laveen, E. Prasad, N. Madhavan, A. K. Nasirov, J. Gehlot, S. Nath, G. Mandaglio, G. Giardina, A. M. Vinodkumar, M. Shareef, A. Shamlath, S. K. Duggi, P. Sandya Devi, Tathagata Banerjee, M. M. Hosamani, Khushboo, P. Jisha, Neeraj Kumar, Priya Sharma, and T. Varughese, Fusion studies in 35,37Cl + 181Ta reactions via evaporation residue cross section measurements, Physical Review C 102, 034613 (2020).
  3.  S. Sanila, A. M. Vinodkumar and B. R. S. Babu, Systematics of multinucleon transfer in heavy ion reactions, Pramana-Journal of Physics, 94, 70 (2020).
  4.  P. Jisha, A. M. Vinodkumar, B. R. S. Babu, S. Nath, N. Madhavan, J. Gehlot, A. Jhingan, T. Banerjee, Ish Mukul, R. Dubey, N. Saneesh, K. M. Varier, E. Prasad, A. Shamlath, P. V. Laveen, and M. Shareef, Evaporation residue measurements for compound nuclei in the A = 200 region, Physical Review C 101, 02461 (2020). 
  5.   Shyni and P P Pradyumnan 'Time-Dependent Morphological Evolution of Bi2Te3 Nanotubes: A Potential Material for Thermoelectric Applications', ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology, Volume 9, Number 10, 11 November 2020, doi: https://dx.doi.org/10.1149/2162-8777/abc6ee
  6.  K. V. Nabeela and P. P. Pradyumnan, 'Mesopore ffects on thermoelectric properties of CuO nanoparticles', AIP Conference Proceedings 2265, 030466 (2020); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0016981
  7.  Anju Paulson, N.A. Muhammed Sabeer, P.P. Pradyumnan, ' Enhancement of optical and thermoelectric properties in dysprosium doped ZnO thin films as an impact of non-parabolic band structure', Materials Science & Engineering B 262 (2020) 114745
  8.  N A Muhammad Sabeer, Anju Paulson and P P Pradyumnan, 'Band modification of tin nitride thin films for green energy generation'Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 138 (2020) 109294,https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpcs.2019.109294 
  9.  V S Vineetha and P P Pradyumnan, 'Growth and characterization of zinc glutarate crystals', AIP Conference Proceedings 2244, 030004 (2020); https://doi.org/10.1063/5.0009009
  10.  Vysakh R, Musthafa Mohamed, Midhun C V, Niyas Puzhakkal, Anjana P T, Krishnan M P Arun, Ranjith C P, Irfad M P, Ganapathi Raman R, Experimental determination of thermal neutron fluence around Elekta Versa HD linear accelerator for various photon energies, Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express 6(5), 055018 (2020).
  11.  Salma Ibrahim R V, Musthafa M M, Midhun C V Swapna Lily Cyriac and Sajeev S, Measurement and analysis of photonuclear reactions on thick target samples of biological importance, Indian Journal of Pure and applied Physics 58, 404 (2020).
  12.  Swapna Lilly Cyriac, B Bindhu, C V Midhun, M M Musthafa, Silicon based nano-sensors for neutron dosimetry: proof of concept, Materials Today: Proceedings33, 2293 (2020).
  13.  P. T. M. Shan, M. M. Musthafa, T. Najmunnisa, P. Mohamed Aslam, K. K. Rajesh, K. Hajara, P. Surendran , J. P. Nair , Anil Shanbagh , S. S. Ghugre, Systematic study on some isotopes of medical and industrial applications, produced in proton induced reaction on natural cadmium, European Physical Journal Plus 135, 385 (2020).
  14.  K R Rajesh, R. Ganapathiraman, M. M. Musthafa, C V Midhun and N Joseph, A passive method for absolute dose evaluation of photoneutrons in radiotherapy, International Journal of Radiation Research 18(1), 173-178 (2020).
  15.  C V Midhun,M M Musthafa, Shaima Akbar, Swapna Lilly Cyriac, and Antony Joseph, Spectroscopy of High-Intensity Bremsstrahlung Using Compton Recoiled Electrons, Nuclear Science and Enginering 94, 207 (2020).
  16.  Ibrahim, RV Salma, M. M. Musthafa, K. M. Abdurahman, and M. Aslam, Trace elemental fingerprinting of Ayurvedic medicine-Triphala Churna using XRF and ICPMS, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry323, 1405 (2020).
  17.  K.P. Safna Hussan, Mohamed Shahin Thayyil, ‘Charge transport and glassy dynamics in a room temperature ionic liquid-[BMPyr][TFSI]’ J. Non-Crystalline Solids. 541, 120133 (2020) 
  18.  K K Thasneema, M.Shahin Thayyil, T Rosalin, KK Elyas, ... ‘Thermal and spectroscopic investigations on three phosphonium based ionic liquids for industrial and biological applications’ Accepted in J. Mol. Liquids 307, 112960 (2020
  19.  Jinitha T.V, Safna Hussan K.P., M. Shahin Thayyil, E. Purushothaman, ‘The interplay between the fragility and mechanical properties of styrene–butadiene rubber composites with unmodified and modified sago seed shell powder’, Accepted in J. Applied Polymer Science, Vol. 137,49180 (2020).
  20.  B Thomas, LK Alexander,  Surface modification of biomass for the enhancement of adsorptive removal of cationic dye from aqueous solution Materials Today: Proceedings, 33, 2086-2091 (2020).
  21. B Thomas, LK Alexander, Water purification using bio adsorbents for the removal of cationic dye AIP Conference Proceedings 2287, 020003 (2020).
  22.  B Thomas, LK Alexander, Removal of Pb2+ and Cd2+ toxic heavy metal ions driven by Fermi level modification in NiFe2O4–Pd nano hybrids, J. Sol. State Chem. 288, 121417 (2020).


  1.  Joby P. K., Chingangbam P, Ghosh T, Ganesan V, Ravikumar, C. D., Search for anomalous alignments of structures in Planck data using Minkowski Tensors, Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 009 (2019).
  2.  J. Gehlot, A. M. Vinodkumar, N. Madhavan, S. Nath, A. Jhingan, T. Varughese, Tathagata Banerjee, A. Shamlath, P. V. Laveen, M. Shareef, P. Jisha, P. Sandya Devi, G. Naga Jyothi, M. M. Hosamani, I. Mazumdar, V. I. Chepigin, M. L. Chelnokov, A. V. Yeremin, A. K. Sinha, and B. R. S. Babu, Evaporation residue cross-section measurements for 16O + 203,205Tl, Physical Review C 99, 034615 (2019).
  3.  M. Shareef, E. Prasad, A. Jhingan, N. Saneesh, K. S. Golda, A. M. Vinodkumar, Mohit Kumar, A. Shamlath, P. V. Laveen, A. C. Visakh, M. M. Hosamani, S. K. Duggi, P. Sandya Devi, G. N. Jyothi, A. Tejaswi, P. N. Patil, Jhilam Sadhukhan, P. Sugathan, A. Chatterjee, and Santanu Pal, Nuclear dissipation at high excitation energy and angular momenta in reaction forming 227Np,Physical Review C 99, 024618 (2019).
  4.  E.C. Jumanath, P P Pradyumnan, 'Thermal degradation and spectroscopic studies of single‐crystalline organometallic calcium adipate monohydrate, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry (2019), doi.org/10.1007/s10973-019-08916-z
  5.  E.C. Jumanath, P P Pradyumnan, 'Biomimetic growth, dielectric and magnetic features of copper ascorbate dihydrate crystals, Journal of Solid State Chemistry 277 (2019) 538–547
  6.  E.C. Jumanath, P P Pradyumnan, 'Growth and structural studies of hybrid single crystal of cadmium citrate hexahydrate', Journal of Molecular Structure 1193 (2019) 231-238
  7.  Anju Paulson N A Muhammad Sabeer and P P Pradyumnan, 'A synergetic approach of band gap engineering and reduced lattice thermal conductivity for the enhanced thermoelectric property in Dy ion doped ZnO' Journal of alloys and compounds 786 (2019) 581-58
  8.  Nithu Ashok and Antony Joseph, A systematic study of the ground state properties of W, Os and Pt isotopes using HFB theory,  International Journal of Modern Physics E 28, 1950093 (2019).
  9.  Erumban Ummukulsu, Nithu Ashok and Antony Joseph, Study of level density and reaction cross sections in Thorium isotopes,  Modern Physics Letters A 34, 1950091 (2019).
  10.  M. Ramsiya, Antony Joseph, K. P. Eappen, A. K.Visnuprasad,  Activity concentrations of radionuclides in soil samples along the coastal areas of Kerala, India and the assessment of radiation hazard indices, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry 320, 291 (2019).
  11.  Salma Ibrahim, M Aslam and M M Musthafa, Trace elemental fingerprinting of selected herbs used in Ayurveda using XRF and ICPMS, Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 8(3), 3429 (2019).
  12.  K. R. Rajesh, M. M. Musthafa, Hridya Raj, Naiby Joseph, R. Ganapathi Raman, A Comparative Study of Photo-Neutron Production from Flattened and Unflattened Beams in a Medical Linear Accelerator, Indian Journal of Public Health Research and Development 10, 393 (2019).
  13.  Cyriac Swapna Lilly, Bindhu B.,Midhun C. V., Musthafa M. M., and Raman R. Ganapathi, The estimation of radiation-induced damages on nano-structured nuclear radiation detectors, AIP Conference Proceedings 2100(1), 020088 (2019). 
  14.  Shabeeba P., M. Shahin Thayyil, M. P. Pillae, Thasneema K.K, ‘PMMA-RTIL electrolyte for high-energy supercapacitors: A comparison of different anions’ J. Mol. Liquids 294, 111671 (2019) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2019.111671
  15.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, Ashna Poulose, K.L. Ngai, ‘Glassy Dynamics and Translational-Rotational Coupling of an Ionically Conducting Pharmaceutical Salt-Sodium Ibuprofen, J. Phys. Chem. B 123, 7764–7770 (2019) https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcb.9b03929
  16.  Aboothahir Afzal, M. Shahin Thayyil, et.al, ‘Anti-Cancerous Brucine and Colchicine: Experimental and Theoretical Characterization’, Chemistry Select Vol. 39, 11441(2019), DOI: 10.1002/slct.201902698.
  17.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, Vijisha K Rajan, Anu Antony, ‘The interplay between charge transport and CO2 capturing mechanism in [EMIM][SCN] ionic liquid - A broadband dielectric study, J. Phys. Chem. B 123 (30), 6618-26 (2019), https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.jpcb.9b03929
  18.  Shabeeba Pilathottathil, M. Shahin Thayyil, M. P. Pillae, Jemshihas A.P, ‘Role of a printed circuit board copper clad current collector in supercapacitor application’ Journal of Electronic Materials’ (2019) (https://doi.org/10.1007/s11664-019-07365-6
  19.  S. Capaccioli, K. L. Ngai, S. Ancherbak, M. Bertoldo, G. Ciampalini, M. Shahin Thayyil, Li-Min Wang, ‘The JG β-relaxation in water and impact on the dynamics of aqueous mixtures and hydrated biomolecules’ J. Chem. Phys. 151, 034504 (2019); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.5100835
  20.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, Jinitha TV, Jayant Kolte, ‘Development of an ionogel membrane PVA/[EMIM] [SCN] with enhanced thermal stability and ionic conductivity for electrochemical application, Journal of Molecular Liquids 274, 402 –413 (2019)
  21.  Jithesh Kavil, Shabeeba Pilathottathil, M. Shahin Thayyil, Pradeepan Periyat, ‘Development of 2D nano heterostructures based on g-C3N4 and flower shaped MoS2 as electrode in symmetric supercapacitor device ‘Nano-Structures & Nano-Objects’ 80, 46 – 53 (2019
  22.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, Vijisha K Rajan, K. Muraleedharan, ‘DFT studies on global parameters, antioxidant mechanism and molecular docking of amlodipine besylate’ Computational Biology and Chemistry 80, 46 – 53 (2019)
  23.  Aboothahir Afzal, M. Shahin Thayyil, P.A. Sivaramakrishnan, M.K. Sulaiman, K.P. Safna Hussan, C. Yohannan Panicker, K.L. Ngai, ‘Dielectric spectroscopic studies in supercooled liquid and glassy states of Acemetacin, Brucine and Colchicine’ J. Non-Crystalline Solids. 508, 33-45 (2019)
  24.  M. Sahra,   M. Shahin Thayyil, A.K. Bansal, K.L. Ngai,  M.K. Sulaiman  Ganesh Shete, Safna Hussan K.P., ‘Dielectric spectroscopic studies of three important active pharmaceutical ingredients - clofoctol, droperidol and probucol’ J. Non-Crystalline Solids. 505, 28-36 (2019)
  25.  Nighil Nath M P, Sulaiman M.K. and M. Shahin Thayyil, ‘Thermal & dielectric spectroscopic investigation on orientationally disordered crystal- cyclobutanol’ Materials Today: Proceedings 18, 1620-1626 (2019)
  26.  B. Thomas, L. K. Alexander, Photocatalytic removal of 2-chlorophenol from water by super-paramagnetic Co0.3Zn0.7Fe2O4-SrTiO3 nanocomposite AIP Conf. Proc., 2162 , 020063 (2019).
  27. B.Thomas, L. K. Alexander, Nanoreactor based enhancement of photocatalysis with Co0.7Zn0.3Fe2O4@ SrTiO3 core-shell nanocomposites, J. Alloys and Comp. 788, 257-266(2019).


  1.  Sitha K. Jagan, S. Sahayanathan, R. Misra, Ravikumar C. D. and K. Jeena, Establishing the spectral turnover of blazar PKS 2155-304 as an outcome of radiative losses, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society: Letters  478, L105 (2018).
  2.  Aswathy, S. and Ravikumar, C. D., Study of central light concentration in nearby galaxies, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 477, 2399 (2018).
  3.   W. Loveland, A. M. Vinodkumar, Ricardo Yanez, Larry Yao, Jonathan King, Jens Lassen, and Alex Rojas, Sub-barrier fusion of 11Li with 208Pb, European Physical Journal A - Hadrons Nuclei 54, 140 (2018).
  4.  N A Muhammad Sabeer, Anju Paulson and P P Pradyumnan, 'Doubling the thermoelectric power factor of rare earth abundant tin nitride thin films through tuned (311) orientation by magnetron sputtering' Journal of Applied Physics 124, 185107 (2018)
  5.  Anju Paulson N A Muhammad Sabeer and P P Pradyumnan, 'Enhanced thermoelectric property of oxygen deficient nickel doped SnO2 for high temperature application', Mater. Res. Express 5 045511 2018
  6.  P Maneesha, Anju Paulson N A Muhammad Sabeer and P P Pradyumnan,' Thermoelectric measurement of nanocrystalline cobalt doped copper sulphide for energy generation, Materials Letters 2018 225(2018) 57-61
  7.  Muhammed Sabeer N. A., Anju Paulson, and P. P. Pradyumnan, 'An experimental approach of decoupling Seebeck coefficient and electrical resistivity'AIP Conference Proceedings 1942, 110054 (2018); doi: 10.1063/1.5029037
  8.  P. P. Pradyumnan, Anju Paulson, Muhammed Sabeer N. A, 'Cobalt doped SnO 2 : A New Material for thermoelectric application', advanced Materials Proceedings 2018, 3(1), 08-12
  9.  Nithu Ashok and Antony Joseph, A systematic study of alpha and cluster decay in Platinum isotopes,  Int. J. Mod. Phys. E 27, 1850098 (2018).
  10.  Nithu Ashok, Antony Joseph,  Alpha and cluster decay half-lives in tungsten isotopes: a microscopic analysis, Nuclear Physics A 977, 101 (2018).
  11.  Deepthy Maria Joseph, Nithu Ashok and Antony Joseph, A theoretical study of cluster radioactivity in platinum isotopes,  The European Physical Journal A – Hadrons and Nuclei 54, 1 ( 2018).
  12.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K Deshpande, Jinitha T.V, Manoj K., K.L. Ngai, ' Molecular Dynamics and Translational-Rotational Coupling of an Ionically Conducting Glass-former: Amlodipine Besylate’ RSC Advances, 8, 20630 (2018
  13.  Shabeeba P., Thasneema K.K, M. Shahin Thayyil, M.P Pillai, Jemshihas A.P, ‘Inorganic salt grafted ionic liquid gel electrolytes for efficient solid state supercapacitors’ Journal of Molecular Liquids 264, 72-79 (2018), e-ISSN: 0167-7322. 
  14.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K Deshpande, Jinitha T.V, Manoj, K.L. Ngai, ' Molecular dynamics, physical and thermal stability of neat amorphous amlodipine besylate and in binary mixture,’ Eur. J. Pharm. Sci., 119, 268 – 278 (2018), ISSN: 0928-0987. 2018
  15. Thasneema K.K, Shabeeba P, M. Shahin Thayyil, M. P. Pillai, Krishna Kumar N. S, Govindaraj G, VC Saheer and Nighilnath ‘Dielectric relaxation and electrochemical studies on trihexyl tetradecyl phosphonium chloride [P14,6,6,6][Cl] ionic liquid’ Journal of Molecular Liquids 252, 488 – 494 (2018), 
  16.  Shabeeba P, M. Shahin Thayyil, M.P Pillai, P.P Soufeena, Niveditha CV, ‘Fabrication and Characterization of Activated Carbon Electrode for the Application of Supercapacitors’, Russian Journal of Electrochemistry 53, 1336 (2018), ISSN: 1023-1935. 
  17.  Aboothahir Afzal, M. Shahin Thayyil, M. K. Sulaiman, A. R. Kulkarni, ‘Dielectric relaxation studies in super-cooled liquid and glassy phases of anti-cancerous alkaloid: Brucine, Indian Journal of Physics 2018
  18. Thasneema KK, M. Shahin Thayyil, S Krishna Kumar N, G Govindaraj, ‘Conductivity relaxation and charge transport of trihexyl tetradecyl phosphonium dicyanamide ionic liquid by broadband dielectric spectroscopy’, AIP Conference Series 1942 (7), 2018.
  19.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, Binesh M, S.K Deshpande, Vijisha K Rajan, ‘Molecular dynamics in amorphous pharmaceutically important protic ionic liquid-benzalkonium chloride, Journal of Molecular Liquids 251, 487 – 491 (2018)
  20.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, Vijisha K Rajan, K. Muraleedharan, ‘Experimental and density functional theory studies on benzalkonium ibuprofenate, a double active pharmaceutical ingredient’ Computational Biology and Chemistry 119, 268 – 278 (2018)
  21.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K Deshpande, ‘Studies of ionogel structure and its electronic and optical characterization by ONIOM and other hybrid computational Approaches Materials Today: Proceedings 5, 16272-79(2018)
  22.  Vidyarajan N, L. K. Alexander,  Strain induced optical properties of perovskite LaFeO3. Mat. Res. Express 6, 015610 (2018).
  23.  B.Thomas, L. K. Alexander, Enhanced synergetic effect of Cr(VI) ion removal and anionic dye degradation with superparamagnetic cobalt ferrite meso– macroporous nanospheres, Appl. Nanosci. 8, 125-135 (2018).


  1.  Reshma Bhaskaran, Ravikumar C. D, Visnuprasad Ashok Kumar, Jojo Panakal John, Danalakshmi Bangaru, Chitra Natarajan, Bala Sundar Sathiamurthy, Jose Mundiyanikal Thomas, & Rosaline Mishra, Inhalation Dose and Source Term Studies in a Tribal Area of Wayanad, Kerala, India, Journal of Environmental and Public Health 2017 (2017).
  2.  Reshma Bhaskaran, C. D. Ravikumar, A. M. Vinodkumar, I. Vijayalakshmi, B. Danalakshmi, N. Chitra, S. Bala Sundar, M. T. Jose & B. Venkatraman, Hazard indices and annual effective dose due to terrestrial radioactivity in Northern Kerala, India, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry 314, 271 (2017).
  3.  Srivastav Shubham, Anupama G. C., Sahu D. K., Ravikumar C. D., SN 2015bp: adding to the growing population of transitional Type Ia supernovae, Monthly Notices of Royal Astronomical Society (MNRAS) 466, 2436 (2017)
  4.  A. Shamlath, E. Prasad, N. Madhavan, P. V. Laveen, J. Gehlot, A. K. Nasirov, G. Giardina, G. Mandaglio, S. Nath, Tathagata Banerjee, A. M. Vinodkumar, M. Shareef, A. Jhingan, T. Varughese, DVGRKS Kumar, P. Sandya Devi, Khushboo, P. Jisha, Neeraj Kumar, M. M. Hosamani, and S. Kailas, Fusion and quasifission studies in reactions forming Rn via evaporation residue measurements, Physical Review C 95, 034610 (2017).
  5.  Reshma, C D Ravikumar, A M Vinodkumar, I Vijyalakshmi, B Dhanalakshmi, N Chitra, S. Bala Sundar, M T Jose, B Venkatramanan, Hazard indices and annual effective dose due to terrestrial radioactivity in Northern Kerala, India, Journal of Radioanalytical Chemistry 314, 2171 (2017).
  6.  N.K.Divya and P P Pradyumnan, 'Photoluminescence quenching and photocatalytic enhancement of Pr-doped ZnO nanocrystals' Bll.Mater.Sci , https://doi.org/10.1007/s12034-017-1507-9, Indian Academy of Science, Springer ( 2017
  7.  T.P. Jaya and P P Pradyumnan, 'Plasma vapor deposited n-indium tin oxide heterojunctions for optoelectronic device applications', Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 56, 125502 (2017)
  8.   E.C. Jumanath, P P Pradyumnan, 'Structural, spectroscopic and thermal property studies of cobalt adipate tetrahydrate single crystals, Journal of Crystal Growth 479(2017) 83-88
  9.   M P Binitha and P P Pradyumnan, 'Structural and magnetic studies on copper succinate dihydrate single crystals' Bull.Mater.Sci. Vol.40, No 5 September 2017 pp 1007-1011
  10.  M. T Ramesan, Jayakrishnan P, T Sampreet and P P Pradyumnan 'Temperature-dependent AC electrical conductivity, thermal stability and different DC conductivity modelling of novel poly(vinyl cinnamate)/zinc oxide nanocomposites'Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry · 2017 DOI: 10.1007/s10973-017-6140-8 
  11.  N.K.Divya and P P Pradyumnan, 'High dielectric constant, low loss and high photocatalytic activity in Gd doped ZnO systems'Mater. Res. Express 4 1 (2017)
  12.  M. Ramsiya, Antony Joseph and P. J. Jojo,  Estimation of indoor radon and thoron in dwellings of Palakkad, Kerala, India using solid state nuclear track detectors, Journal of Radiation Research and Applied Sciences 10, 269 (2017).
  13.  K.L. Ngai, M. Shahin Thayyil, Li-Min Wang, ‘Quasielastic neutron scattering evidence of coupling of caged molecule dynamics to JG β-relaxation, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 247, 300-303 (2017), ISSN: 0167-7322 
  14.  Safna Hussan K.P, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K Deshpande, Jinitha T.V, Jayant Kolte, ‘Development of ion conducting ionic liquid-based gel polymer electrolyte membrane PMMA/BMPyr.TFSI - With improved electrical, optical, thermal and structural properties’ Solid State Ionics 310, 166–175 (2017) 
  15.  Sailaja Urpayil, M. Shahin Thayyil, N. S. Krishna Kumar, G. Govindaraj, K.L. Ngai, 'Molecular mobility in the supercooled and glassy states of nizatidine and perphenazine,’ European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 99, 147-151 (2017), ISSN: 0928-0987. 
  16.  Shabeeba P, Thasneema K.K, M. Shahin Thayyil, M.P Pillai, Niveditha CV, ‘A graphene-based flexible supercapacitor using trihexyl(tetradecyl)phosphonium bis(trifluoromethanesulfonyl)imide ionic liquid electrolyte, Materials Research Express’, Mater. Res. Exprs. 4, 085501 (2017), ISSN: 2053-1591. 
  17.  Shabeeba P, Thasneema K.K, M. Shahin Thayyil, M.P Pillai, Niveditha CV, ‘A high voltage supercapacitor based on ionic liquid with activated carbon electrode, Materials Research Express’, Mater. Res. Exprs. 4, 075503 (2017), ISSN: 2053-1591. 
  18.  Shabeeba P., M. Shahin Thayyil, and M. P. Pillai, ‘Synthesis and fabrication of porous activated carbon/nano ZnO composite electrode for supercapacitor’, AIP Conf. Proc.1832, 050027 (2017); DOI: 10.1063/1.4980260, e-ISSN: 1551-7616.
  19.  K.P. Safna Hussan, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K. Deshpande, TV Jinitha, ‘Photoluminescent behavior of propylene carbonate and poly (methylmethacrylate) blend for transparent optoelectronic devices’ AIP Conf. Proc. 1849, 020012 (2017); doi: 10.1063/1.4984159, e-ISSN: 1551-7616.
  20.  K.P. Safna Hussan, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K. Deshpande, TV Jinitha, ‘The entrapment of BaIb in PVP additives to form stable double active amorphous drug by hydrogen bonds’ AIP Conf. Proc. 1832, 070011 (2017); doi: 10.1063/1.4980446, e-ISSN: 1551-7616.
  21.  A.R, Nanakkal, L. K. Alexander, pH modulated graphene based tin oxide heterovalent heterojunction nanocomposites with photocatalytic application. AIP Conf. Proc., 1835, 050058(2017).
  22.  Vidyarajan N, L. K. Alexander , Electrochemical sensing of modified ABO3 perovskite: LaFe0.8R0.2O3 (R= Cr, Co, Al), AIP Conf. Proc., 1849, 020027 (2017).
  23.  A.R, Nanakkal, L. K. Alexander,  Graphene/BiVO4/TiO2 nanocomposite: tuning band gap energies for superior photocatalytic activity under visible light, J. Mat. Sci. 52, 7997(2017).
  24.  A.R, Nanakkal, L. K. Alexander, J Photocatalytic activity of graphene/ZnO nanocomposite fabricated by two-step electrochemical route. Chem. Sci. 129, 95 (2017).


  1.  B. R. S. Babu, E. Prasad, P. V. Laveen, A. M. Vinodkumar, Searching the Stabilizing Effects of Neutron Shell Closure via Fusion Evaporation Residue Studies, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Journal of Mathematical, Computational, Physical, Electrical and Computer Engineering 10, 6 (2016).
  2.  A. Shamlath, M. Shareef, E. Prasad, P. Sugathan, R.G. Thomas, A. Jhingan, S. Appannababu, A.K. Nasirov, A.M. Vinodkumar, K.M. Varier, C. Yadav, B.R.S. Babu, S. Nath, G. Mohanto, Ish Mukul, D. Singh, S. Kailas, Fission fragment mass distribution studies in 30Si + 180Hf reaction, Nuclear Physics A945, 67 (2016).
  3.  Jaya T Pilakavil and P P Pradyumnan, 'High transmittance hetero junctions based on n-ITO/p-CuO bilayer thin films., Mater. Res. Express 3 (2016)126401, doi: 10.1088/2053-1591/3/126401
  4.  N.K.Divya and P P Pradyumnan, 'Enhancement of photocatalytic activity in Nd doped ZnO with increase in dielectric constant', Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (ISSN 0957-4522) (2016)
  5.  Jaya T Pilakavil and P P Pradyumnan, 'Micro structural and dielectric property analysis on hydrothermally grown gadolinium doped SnO2 crystals., Mater. Res. Express 3 (2016) 095905, doi: 10.1088/2053-1591/3/9/095905
  6.  P P Pradyumnan, 'Superparamagnetism in FeCo nanoparticles", NANOSYSTEMS: PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY, MATHEMATICS, 2016, 7 (4), P. 675–677, DOI 10.17586/2220-8054-2016-7-4-675-677
  7.  P Jayaram, P P Pradyumnan, S.Zh Karazhanov, ' Micro-strain, dislocation density and surface chemical state analysis of multication thinfilms, Physica B 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physb.2016.08.018.
  8.  M P Binitha and P P Pradyumnan,'Spectroscopic, thermal and dielectric studies of copper maleate monohydrate single crystals' Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics, Vol.54, July 2016, pp. 453-457
  9.  Jayakrishnan P, P P Pradyumnan and M. T Ramesan, 'Thermal and Electrical Properties of Polyindole/ Magnetite Nanocomposites', The Chemist, Journala of the American Institute of Chemists, Volume 89 Number 1 The Chemist pg 27 2016.
  10.  N.K.Divya and P P Pradyumnan, 'ZnO:Gd nanocrystals for fluorescent applications', AIP conference proceedings 1731, 050005 (2016), doi 10.1063/1.4947659
  11.  P U Aparna, N.K.Divya, and P P Pradyumnan,'Structural and Dielectric Properties of Gd Doped ZnO Nanocrystals at Room Temperature', Journal of Materials Science and Engineering, 2016, 4, 79-88 
  12.  N.K.Divya and P P Pradyumnan, 'Solid state synthesis of erbium doped ZnO with excellent photocatalytic activity and enhanced visible light emission, Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 41 (2016) 428-435
  13.  Nithu Ashok, Deepthy Maria Joseph and Antony Joseph, Cluster decay in osmium isotopes using Hartree Fock Bogoliubov theory, Modern Physics Letters A 31, 1650045 (2016).
  14.  Deepthy Maria Joseph, Nithu Ashok and Antony Joseph, A systematic study of proton, alpha and cluster decays in Rhenium isotopes using the effective liquid drop model Modern Physics Letters A 31, 1650031 (2016).
  15.  K.P. Safna Hussan, M. Shahin Thayyil, S.K. Deshpande, TV Jinitha, VK Rajan, KL Ngai, ‘Synthesis and molecular dynamics of double active pharmaceutical ingredient-benzalkonium ibuprofenate, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 223, 1333-1339 (2016), e-ISSN: 0167-7322.
  16. Sahra Mohamed, M. Shahin Thayyil and S. Capaccioli, Molecular relaxations in amorphous phenylbutazone AIP Conf. Proc. 1665, 070035 (2016); http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4917899, e-ISSN: 1551-7616. 

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