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Staff Id : 04253
Name : Dr. M. SHANTHI
Designation : PROFESSOR
Qualification : M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : Photo chemistry, Inorganic chemistry
Date of Birth : 01-05-1966
Date of Joining : 01-07-1999
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
187, Muthiah Nagar,
Annamalainagar (po)
Chidambaram - 608002
9486170250shanthimsm@gmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 1010
Ph.D. 67


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 5215--5
Conducted --1--


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed 1-10,68,300/
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
19 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
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List of Publications - National
Kuppulingam Thirumalai, Manohar Shanthi &Meenakshisundaram Swaminathan, "Synthesis and characterization of gadolinium tungstate doped zinc oxide photocatalyst.", Indian Journal of Chemistry , Volume 56A, Number --, 2017, pp. 50-56. January 2017.
D. Rajamanickam, M. Shanthi , "Solar assisted photocatalytic mineralization of an azo dye, sunset yellow by using CAC/TiO2 composite catalyst.", Indian Journal of Chemistry, Volume 54A, Number --, 2015, pp. 613-618. 2015.
Dhatshanamurthi, B Subash, B Krishnakumar and M Shanthi , "“Highly active ZnS loaded TiO2 photocatalyst for mineralization of phenol red sodium salt under UV-A light” .", Indian Journal of Chemistry , Volume 53A, Number 53A, Jul 2014, pp. 820-823. 2014.
A. Nilamadanthai, N. Sobana, B. Subash, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi, "“Photocatalytic destruction of an organic dye, Acid Red 73 in aqueous ZnO suspension using UV light energy”, .", Indian Journal of Chemistry, Volume 52, Number 52, Jan 2013, pp. 63-67. 2013.
M. Shanthi, D. Padmavathidevi, D. Rajamanickam, "“Photocatalytic decolourization and degradation of Acid red 73, an azo dye by TiO2-solar process.", Indian Journal of Environmental Protection , Volume 32, Number 32, Apr 2012, pp. 898-908. 2012.
D. Rajamanickam, and M. Shanthi, "“Photocatalytic degaradation of an organic pollutant, 4-nitrophenol by Zinc oxide - UV process”, .", Research journal of chemistry and Environment, Volume 16, Number 16, Sep 2012, pp. 79-86. 2012.
M. Shanthi and V. Kuzhalosai, "“Photocatalytic degradation of an azo dye Acid Red 27 in an aqueous solution using nano ZnO”. .", Indian Journal of Chemistry A, Volume 51A, Number 51A, Mar 2012, pp. 428-434. 2012.
R. Gladis Latha and M. Shanthi, "“Comparative study of the photocatalytic degradation of ortho cresol by ZnO catalyst-UV and solar processes”. .", Crossian Resonance, Volume 1, Number 1, Jun 2010, pp. 76-82. 2010.
R. Gladis Latha and M. Shanthi, "“Photocatalytic degradation of ortho-cresol by zinc oxide-UV process”,.", Nat. Environ. Poll. Technol, Volume 8 , Number 8 , Mar 2009, pp. 447-450. 2009.
R. Gladis Latha and M. Shanthi, "“Photocatalytic degradation of ortho-cresol by ZnO-solar processes”.", J. Theor. Exp. Biol, Volume 4, Number 4, Dec 2007, pp. 51-55. 2007.
List of Publications - International
A.Senthilraja, Balu krishnakumar, R.Hariharan, Abilio J.F.N. Sobral, C.Surya, N.Agnel Arul John, M.Shanthi, "Synthesis and characterization of bimetallic nanocomposite and its photocatalytic, antifungal and antibacterial activity.", Separation purification technology, Volume 202, Number -----, 2018, pp. 373-384. 2018.
P.Dhatshanamurthi ,M.Shanthi, "Enhanced photocatalytic degradation of azo dye in aqueous solution using Ba@Ag@ZnO nano composite for self-sensitized under sunshine irradiation.", International J.of hydrogen energy, Volume 42, Number --, 2017, pp. 5523-5536. 2017.
P.Dhatshanamurthi ,M.Shanthi ,M.Swaminathan , "An efficient pilot scale solar treatment method for dye industry effluent using nano –ZnO.", J.of water process engineering , Volume 16, Number --, 2017, pp. 28-34. 2017.
Kuppulingam Thirumalai, Manohar Shanthi and Meenakshisundaram Swaminathan, "Hydrothermal fabrication of natural sun light active Dy2WO6 doped ZnO and its enhanced photoelectrocatalytic activity and self-cleaning properties.", RSC Advances( Royal society of chemistry), Volume 7, Number --, 2017, pp. 7509-7518. 2017.
Kuppulingam Thirumalai, Manohar Shanthi and Meenakshisundaram Swaminathan, "Natural Sunlight active GdVO4 – ZnO Nanomaterials for photo-electrocatalytic and self cleaning applications.", J of Water process Engg, Volume 17, Number --, 2017, pp. 149-160. 2017.
Kuppulingam Thirumalai, Manohar Shanthi and Meenakshisundaram Swaminathan, "Solar photocatalytic and self-cleaning performances of HoVO4 doped ZnO.", J.of Nano Sci.Nanotech , Volume 17, Number --, 2017, pp. 1-10. 2017.
B.Subash,M.Shanthi, "“Photocatalytic detoxification of NBB dye over cerium loaded Ag-ZnO photocatalyst under uv-A light irradiation.", DJ Journal of Engineering chemistry and Fuel ., Volume 2(1), Number -, 2017, pp. 30-40. 2017.
3. K. Thirumalai, S. Balachandran, M. Shanthi and M. Swaminathan, "Heterostructured Dysprosium Vanadate – ZnO for Photo-Electrocatalytic and Self–Cleaning Applications.", Mater. Sci. Semiconductor Processing , Volume 71, Number ---, 2017, pp. 84-92. 2017.
A. Senthilraja, B. Krishnakumar, B. Subash, Abilio J.F.N. Sobral, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "Sn loaded Au-ZnO photocatalyst for the degradation of AR 18 dye under UV-A Light.", Journal of industrial and engineering chemistry, Volume 33, Number --, 2016, pp. 51-58. 2016.
8. A.Senthilraja, Balukrishnakumar, ShaikAbdullahNewabjan, AbilioJ.F.N.Sobral, , B.Subash, M.Swaminathan, M.Shanthi, ", “Facile synthesis of Y2S3/ZnO nanocomposite and its catalytic performance in the degradation of methylene blue using UV-A/Solar illumination”.", Journal of water process engineering, Volume 12, Number --, 2016, pp. 32-40. 2016.
D.Rajamanickam, M.Shanthi , "Solar-light assisted photocatalytic mineralization of sunset yellow, an azo dye by using modified Catalyst.", Usak University journal of material sciences, Volume ---, Number ---, 2016, pp. 43-59. 2016.
B. Subash, Balu Krishnakumar, Abilio J.F.N. Sobral, C. Surya, N. Agnel Arul John, A. Senthilraja, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi , "“Synthesis, characterization and daylight active photocatalyst with antiphotocorrosive property for detoxification of azo dyes”.", Separation and Purification Technology , Volume 164, Number ..., 2016, pp. 170-181. 2016.
P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Shanthi , "Li and Ag Co-Doped ZnO Photocatalyst for Degradation of RO 4 Dye Under Solar Light Irradiation.", Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Volume 15, Number --, 2015, pp. 1-10. 2015.
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "Photocatalytic Detoxification of Acid Red 18 by modified ZnO Catalyst under Sunlight Irradiation.", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Volume 138, Number --, 2015, pp. 31-37. 2015.
D. Rajamanickam, P. Dhatshanamurthi and M. Shanthi , "Preparation and characterization of SeO2/TiO2 composite photocatalyst with excellent performance for sunset yellow azo dye degradation under natural sunlight illumination.", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, , Volume 138, Number 138, Nov 2015, pp. 489-498. 2015.
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B. Subash, M. Shanthi, "Investigation on UV-A light photocatalytic degradation of an azo dye in the presence of CdO/TiO2 coupled semiconductor.", Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, Volume 35, Number 35, Feb 2015, pp. 22-29. 2015.
D. Rajamanickam, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Shanthi , "“Enhanced photocatalytic efficiency using sunset yellow, an azo dye under day light illumination of NiS/TiO2 composite catalysts” .", Materials Research Bulletin , Volume 61, Number 61, Oct 2014, pp. 439-447. 2014.
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, D. Rajamanickam, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi, "“Novel Sr-Au-ZnO: synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic activity”.", Superlattice and microstructures, Volume 75, Number 75, Sep 2014, pp. 701-715. 2014.
V. Kuzhalosai, B. Subash, M. Shanthi , "“A Novel sunshine-active cerium-loaded zinc oxide photocatalyst for the effective degradation of AR 27 dye” .", Materials science in semiconductor processin,, Volume 27, Number 27, Aug 2014, pp. 924-933. 2014.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "ZnS-Ag-ZnO “As an excellent UV-light active photocatalytic for the degradation of AV7, AB1, RR 120 and RY 84 dyes”: Synthesis and Characterization and catalytic applications.", Industrial and engineering chemistry research (ACS Publications) , Volume 53, Number 53, Jul 2014, pp. 12953-12963. 2014.
D. Rajamanickam and M. Shanthi, "“Photocatalytic degradation of an azo dye sunset yellow under UV-A light using TiO2/CAC composite catalysts” .", Spectrochimica Acta part-A: molecular and Biomolecular spectroscopy,, Volume 128, Number 128, Mar 2014, pp. 100-108. 2014.
Duraisamy Rajamanickam and Manohar Shanthi , "“Photocatalytic mineralization of a water pollutant, sunset yellow dye by an advanced oxidation process using a modified catalyst”.", Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry , Volume 95, Number 95, Feb 2014, pp. 1484-1498. 2014.
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, D. Rajamanickam, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi , "“Synthesis, characterization and catalytic activity of co- doped Ag-–Au-–ZnO for MB dye degradation under UV-Alight” .", Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, Volume 22, Number 22, Feb 2014, pp. 83-91. 2014.
B. Subash, B. Krishanakumar, M. Swaminathan, and M. Shanthi, "Enhanced photocatalytic performance of WO3 loaded Ag–ZnO for Acid Black 1 degradation by UV-A light.", Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, Volume 366, Number --, 2013, pp. 54-63. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, V. Pandiyan, M. Swaminathan, and M. Shanthi, , "Synthesis and characterization of novel WO3 loaded Ag-ZnO and its photocatalytic activity.", Materials Research Bulletin, Volume 48, Number --, 2013, pp. 63-69. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "Highly efficient, solar active and reusable photocatalyst”, Zr loaded Ag-ZnO for Reactive Red 120 dye degradation with synergistic effect and dye sensitized mechanism.", Langmuir, Volume 29, Number --, 2013, pp. 939-949. 2013.
B. Subash, B.Krishanakumar, M.Swaminathan, and M. Shanthi, "Solar light assisted photocatalytic degradation of NBB dye on Zr co-doped Ag-ZnO catalyst”, Springer - Research on Chemical Intermediates.", Research on Chemical Intermediates – Springer, Volume 39, Number --, 2013, pp. 3181-3197. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, B. Sreedhar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "Highly active WO3-Ag-ZnO photocatalyst driven by day light illumination.", Superlattices and Microstructures, Volume 54, Number 54, Nov 2013, pp. 155-171. 2013.
M. Shanthi, E. Ginish, D. Rajamanickam , "“Photocatalytic degradation of an organic pollutant, benzyl alcohol using an enhanced solar photo-fenton process” .", International Journal of Chem Tech Research , Volume 5, Number 5, Sep 2013, pp. 2521-2533. 2013.
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B. Subash, A. Senthilraja, V. Kuzhalosai, B. Krishnakumar, M. Shanthi , "“Synthesis and Characterization of ZnS-TiO2 photocatalyst and its excellent sunlight driven catalytic activity” .", Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology , Volume 13, Number 13, Aug 2013, pp. 1-10. 2013.
V. Kuzhalosai, B. Subash, A. Senthilraja, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Shanthi , "“Synthesis, Characterization and photocatalytic properties of SnO2-ZnO composite under UV-A light” .", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy,, Volume 115, Number 115, Jul 2013, pp. 876-882. 2013.
12. B. Subash, A. Senthilraja, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi , "“Solar active photocatalyst for effective degradation of RR 120 with dye sensitized mechanism”, .", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, , Volume 115, Number 115, Jun 2013, pp. 175-182. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "“Highly active Zr co-doped Ag-ZnO photocatalyst for the mineralization of Acid Black 1 under UV-A light illumination”.", Materials Chemistry and Physics, Volume 141, Number 141, Apr 2013, pp. 114-120. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi, "“Synthesis and characterization of cerium-silver co-doped zinc oxide as a novel sunlight-driven photocatalyst for effective degradation of Reactive Red 120 dye”, .", Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing,, Volume 16, Number 16, May 2013, pp. 1070-1078. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "“β-Ag2S-–ZnO as a novel sunshine photocatalyst for the effective degradation of RR 120 dye”, .", Powder Technology, Volume 241, Number 241, Mar 2013, pp. 49-59. 2013.
B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, "“Ag2S-ZnO-An efficient photocatalyst for the mineralization of Acid Black 1 with UV light”, .", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Volume 105 , Number 105 , Dec 2013, pp. 314-319. 2013.
Manohar Shanthi, Elias Ginish, Duraisamy Rajamanickam, "Optimization of the heterogeneous photo-Fenton degradation of a model pollutant benzyl alcohol using UV/ZnO process.", Usak University Journal of Material Sciences (UUJMS), Volume 2, Number 2, Dec 2012, pp. 123-136. 2012.
B. Subash, B. Krishanakumar, R. Velmurugan, M.Swaminathan, and M. Shanthi, "“Synthesis of Ce co-doped Ag-ZnO Photocatalyst with excellent performance for NBB dye degradation under natural sunlight illumination”, .", catalysis science and technology ( RSC ), , Volume 2, Number 2, Jun 2012, pp. 2319-2326. 2012.
B. Subash, B.Krishnakumar, V.Pandiyan, M.Swaminathan, and M. Shanthi, "“An efficient nanostructured Ag2S-ZnO for degaradation of Acid Black dye under dye light illumination”,.", separation and purification technology, Volume 96, Number 96, Jun 2012, pp. 204-213. 2012.
M. Shanthi and S. Kabilan, "Substituent and solvent effects on electronic spectra of some substituted phenoxyacetic acid.", Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Volume 67, Number --, 2007, pp. 479-482. 2007.
M.A.P. Segurado, J. Carlos Reis, J.D. Gomes de Oliveira, S. Kabilan and M. Shanthi., "“Chlorination of 2-phenoxypropanoic acid with NCP in aqueous acetic acid: Using a novel ortho-para relationship and the para-meta ratio of substituent effects for mechanism elucidation”. .", J. Org. Chem, Volume 72, Number 72, Mar 2007, pp. 5327-5336. 2007.
List of Conferences - National
4. A.Senthilraja, B.Krishnakumar, M.Swaminathan, M.Shanthi, Fabrication of Y2S3/ZnO nano composites and their effective utilization toward degradation of AR18 using solar, advances in functional materials (NCAFM 2017) , Aug 5-5, 2017, St.Joseph’s college of Engineering, pp. 1-1. Chennai-119, ----.
3. P.Dhatshanamurthi,B.Subash,M.Shanthi, “Superficial sonication synthesis of a highly sunshine active Sr loaded Ag/ZnO photocatalyst and its applications” , advances in functional materials (NCAFM-2017), Aug 5-5, 2017, St.Joseph’s college of Engineering, pp. 1-1. CHENNAI-119, -----.
5. K.Thirumalai,M.Shanthi and M.Swaminathan , Hydrothermal fabrication of Rare earth (RE = Gd & Dy) Vanadates doped ZnO for efficient Photodegradation of organic pollutants”, Solid state chemistry and Allied Areas (ISCAS-2017), Jul 1-3, 2017, Delhi., pp. 1-1. Delhi., ----.
M.Shanthi, workshop, Recent developments in science and engineering materials, Mar 1-1, 2017, Annamalai university, pp. 1-1. chidambaram., ---.
K.Thirumalai,M.Shanthi and M.Swaminathan , uv-A light active Gadolinium molybdate doped ZnO photocatalyst and its enhanced activity in dye degradation ,methanol oxidation and self cleaning , Recent advances in Bioinorganic and medicinal chemistry (RABAMCHEM-2017), Feb 15-15, 2017, Virudhunagar, pp. 45-45. ---, ---.
K.Thirumalai,M.Shanthi and M.Swaminathan, Daylight DyVO4 loaded ZnO photocatalyst for multiple application , Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017) , Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 16-16. ---, ---.
A.Senthilraja,B.Krishnakumar,M.Swaminathan and M.Shanthi , Synthesis of Y2S3/ZnO nanocomposite and catalytic performance in the degradation of Acid red 18 using uv-A illumination , Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017) , Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 38-38. ---, ---.
P.Dhatshanamurthi,B.Krishnakumar and M.Shanthi , A work of fiction sunshine-active strontium-loaded silver ZnO photocatalyst for the effectual degradation of Trypan blue dye, Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017), Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 43-43. ---, --.
D.Rajamanickam and M.Shanthi , Enhanced photocatalytic efficency of NiS/TiO2 composite catalysts using sunset yellow,an azo dye under day light illumination, Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017), Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 46-46. ---, ---.
B.Subash and M.Shanthi , Detoxification of Naphthol blue bleck under uv light by modified semiconductor oxide , Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017) , Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 50-50. ---, ---.
K.Vimal and M.Shanthi , mechanism of ZnO nanoparticles –assisted photocatalytic degradation of Remazol black B(RBB) dye under uv-visible and solar irradiation, Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017), Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 67-67. ---, ---.
V.Kuzhalosai and M.Shanthi , synthesis ,characterization and Bimetal loaded ZnO photocatalyst with excellent performance of AO 10 dye degradation under solar light , Recent advances in chemical and environmental Research (RACE 2017) , Jan 20-21, 2017, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 73-73. ---, ---.
K. Thirumalai, M. Shanthi and M. Swaminathan , Facile Fabrication of CdMoO4-ZnO for superior photocatalytic,electrocatalytic and self-cleaning applications, new trends in chemistry-(NTC-2016) , Oct 21-22, 2016, Annamalai University, Chidambaram., pp. 16-16. ---, ---.
K. Thirumalai, M. Shanthi and M. Swaminathan , The combinations of Montmorillonite K to clay @ZnVO4 matrices, chemistry and the environment(CE-2016) , Oct 21-23, 2016, Mumbai, pp. 25-25. ---, ---.
K. Thirumalai, M. Shanthi and M. Swaminathan, Facile Fabrication of natural sunlight active DyVO4-ZnO photocatalyst for multiple application, Green chemistry and sustainable environment(GCSE-2016), Aug 2-3, 2016, Chennai, pp. 28-28. ---, ---.
P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Shanthi , “Photocatalytic degradation of Reactive Orange 4 on Ba-loaded Ag-ZnO under solar light” , “National Conference on Recent trends in Organic synthesis and Chemical Biology (RTSB-2015) , Oct 9-10, 2015, Department of Chemistry, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu., pp. 0-0. ..., ....
K. Thirunalai, M.Shanthi and M. Swaminathan, “Facile Fabrication of GdVO4-ZnO for superior photocatalytic electroanalytic and self-cleaning applications”, “National Conference on Recent trends in Organic synthesis and Chemical Biology (RTSB-2015) , Oct 9-10, 2015, Department of Chemistry, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu., pp. 0-0. ..., ....
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B. Subash, M. Shanthi, “Enhancement of modified ZnO photocatalyst for degradation of azo dye under UV-A light irradiation”, “National seminar on Recent advances on luminescent materials (RALM-2015) , Jan 23-24, 2015, Department of Chemistry, Annamalai University, pp. 0-0. ..., ....
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B. Subash, A. Senthilraja, M. Shanthi , Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic Activity of ZrO2 - Loaded TiO2 Coupled Semiconductor by using solar light” , National conference on “Fostering interest in chemistry among the students” , Sep 25-26, 2014, Cuddalore, pp. 5-5. ----, ----.
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi , “Highly efficient SnO2-Au-ZnO photocatalyst for the efficient degradation of AR 18 dye under UV-A light” , National Conference on “ Recent Advanced in Nanomerials for sensor Applications (NANOSE - 2014), Mar 6-7, 2014, Karaikudi, pp. 69-69. ....., .......
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi , “Enhanced photocatalytic performance of Ag loaded Au-ZnO for Methylene Blue degradation by UV-A light”, National seminar on “Chemistry education and Research and National convention of chemistry teachers (NCCT-13), , Nov 8-10, 2013, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 44-44. ....., .......
B. Subash, V. Pandiyan, A. Senthilraja, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi, “ Synthesis of ZnS-Ag-ZnO Photocatalysts and their excellent sunlight-Driven catalytic activity for the degradation of Reactive Red 120 dye” , National seminar on “ Chemistry Education and Research and National convention of chemistry teachers (NCCT-13), , Nov 8-10, 2013, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 44-44. ....., .......
V. Kuzhalosai, B.Subash, M.Shanthi , “Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic Properties of SnO2-ZnO Composite under UV-light” , National Conference on Green Chemistry and its Global perspectives (GCGP-2013) , Mar 8-9, 2013, Nagapattinum , pp. 11-11. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Swaminahan, M. Shanthi , Synthesis and characterization of bimetallic Ce co doped Ag-ZnO as a novel sunlight driven photocatalyst for effective degradation of RR 120 dye”, National conference on Chemistry Solutions (NCCS-2013), Feb 21-22, 2013, Chennai , pp. 45-45. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Shanthi, “-Ag2S-ZnO as a novel sunshine photocatalyst for the effective degradation of RR 120 dye” , national symposium in chemistry (NSC-15) Organized by Department of Chemistry, Faculty of science,, Feb 1-3, 2013, Varanasi, pp. 284-284. ....., .......
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B.Subash, A.Senthilraja, M.Shanthi , “Solar photocatalytic mineralization of water pollutants by advanced oxidation processes using modified catalysts”, National conference on new vistas and challenges in chemistry,, Jan 23-25, 2013, Chennai , pp. 54-54. ....., .......
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B.Subash, M.Shanthi, “Preparation and Characterization of ZnS-TiO2 Catalyst for photocatalyic degradation of phenol red sodium salt under UV-light”, National Conference on Green Chemistry and its Global perspectives (GCGP-2013) , Jan 8-9, 2013, Nagapattinum , pp. 11-11. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi, “ Enhanced photocatalytic performance of WO3 loaded Ag-ZnO for Acid Black 1 degradation by UV-A light”, National Seminar on Chemistry Education and Research and National Convention of Chemistry Teachers (NCCT-12), , Nov 1-4, 2012, Guwahati, pp. 19-19. ....., .......
B. Subash, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi, , “Solar light assisted photocatalytic degradation of NBB dye on Zr co-doped Ag-ZnO catalyst” , state level seminar on Recent trends in chemistry (RTC-2012), , Sep 13-14, 2012, Chidambaram,, pp. 56-56. ...., .......
V. Kuzhalosai, T. Aruna, M. Shanthi, “Photocatlytic degradation of an azo dye, Tryphan Blue from wastewater by advanced oxidation technology (zinc oxide -– UV process), state level seminar on Recent trends in chemistry (RTC-2012),, Sep 13-14, 2012, Chidambaram,, pp. 39-39. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Shanthi, Enhanced photocatalytic performance of zirconia co-doped Ag-ZnO for degradation of naphthol blue black by UV-A light”, National seminar on New Seminar on New Vistas in Catalysis and Surface Science, Mar 16-17, 2012, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 56-56. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Shanthi, , Ag2S-Zno An efficient photocatalyst for the mineralization of Acid Black-1 with UV light” , National symposium and conference on “solid state Chemistry and Allied areas”, Nov 24-26, 2011, New Delhi , pp. 87-87. ....., .......
K. Vimal, M. Shanthi, “Removal of Remazol black B from aqueous solution by UV irradiation in the Presence of Zno nano powder“ , National seminar on recent trends in synthetic methods and chemistry of Natural products “ , Oct 14-15, 2011, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 33-33. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Shanthi, “Ag2S-Zno-An efficient photocatalyst” for the mineralization of Acid black-1 with solar light” , National seminar on Recent trends in synthetic methods and chemistry of Natural products,, Oct 14-15, 2011, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 34-34. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, D. Rajamanickam, T. Aruna, “Ferrioxalate-Zno mediated photodegradation of an organic water pollutant under solar light”, , National conference on Role of chemists in Advanced chemistry, (RCAC-20011), , Jul 25-26, 2011, Sivakasi, pp. 39-39. ....., .......
V. Kuzhalosai, M. Shanthi, D. Rajamanickam, “Photocatalytic degradation of an azo dye in aqueous phase by UV irradiation in the presence of ZnO nanopowder”, , Novel synthetic and computational strategies in chemical sciences SCCS-2011, Mar 27-29, 2011, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 65-65. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, V. Kuzhalosai, “Advanced oxidative decolourisation of acid Red 27, an azo dye by UV/ZnO nanoparticles” , National Conference on Advances in Environmental Research An Interdisciplinary Approach”, Mar 11-12, 2011, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 36-36. ....., .......
D. Rajamanickam, M. Shanthi, “Photocatalytic mineralization of 4-nitrophenol using concentrated solar radiation and zinc oxide”, National Seminar , Feb 17-18, 2011, Periyar University, Salem , pp. 21-21. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, V. Kuzhalosai, T. Aruna and D. Rajamanickam, “Solar photocatalytic degradation of Tryphan blue dye using zinc oxide” , National conference , Dec 30-31, 2010, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 23-23. ....., .......
D. Rajamanickam, V. Kuzhalosai, and M. Shanthi, “Photocatalytic Degradation of 4-Nitrophenol by Aqueous Zinc Oxide Suspension” , (10th Tamil Science Conference) , May 21-23, 2010, Manonmanian Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli , pp. 123-123. ....., .......
P. Gowri, V. Kuzhalosai, D. Rajamanickam, K. Vimal and M. Shanthi, Influence of Operational Parameters on Eliminating Azo Dyes from Wastewater by Advanced Oxidation Technology” , National conference , Mar 15-16, 2010, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 51-51. ....., .......
D. Rajamanickam, , V. Kuzhalosai, T. Aruna, padmavathi devi, K. Vimal and M. Shanthi,, “Enhanced of UV-assisted Photodegradation of Acid Red 73 Using TiO2”, National conference organized by Department of Chemistry, Alagappa University , Dec 4-5, 2009, Karaikudi, pp. 86-86. ....., .......
P. Gowri, V. Kuzhalosai and M. Shanthi, “Semiconductor-Catalyzed Solar Photodegradation of Sunset Yellow”, National conference , Oct 9-10, 2009, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 44-44. ....., .......
P.A. Ginish, M. Shanthi, “Photo-Fenton Degradation of Benzyl Alcohol by ZnO-Solar Process”, National conference on emerging trends in chemical research, Oct 17-18, 2008, Department of Chemistry, Annamalai University during, pp. 0-0. ..., ....
P. A. Ginish, P. Gowri, V. Kuzhalosai and M. Shanthi, “Photo-Fenton Degradation of Benzyl Alcohol by ZnO-Solar Process” , National conference , Oct 17-18, 2008, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 8-8. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, , “Green Chemistry” , National workshop , Mar 31-31, 2008, Karaikudi, pp. 3-3. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, , “Greening the Chemistry Curriculum” , DST & PU sponsored workshop , Mar 7-8, 2008, Pondicherry University, Puducherry , pp. 2-2. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, S. Kabilan, “Study of Substituent Effects Through Infrared Spectroscopy of some para Substituted -Phenoxy-propionic Acid”, National conference DR. H.S. Gour University, Sagar (M.P), Feb 26-28, 2008, Sagar (M.P), pp. 117-117. ....., .......
P.A. Ginish, M. Shanthi, “Enhancement of UV-Assisted Photo-Fenton Degradation of Benzyl Alcohol Using ZnO” , National seminar on, theoretical and chemical science (TACS-2008), Feb 22-23, 2008, Department of Chemistry, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu., pp. 0-0. ..., ....
M. Shanthi, S.Kabilan, “Study of substituted effects through mass spectroscopy of some o-substituted -phenoxypropanic acid”, National conference , Jun 1-2, 2007, Alagappa University, karaikudi , pp. 55-55. ....., .......
R. Gladislatha and M. Shanthi, “Photocatalytic Degradation on Ortho-cresol by ZnO-solar process” , National conference , Mar 28-29, 2007, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 46-46. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, , “One and Two Dimensional NMR Spectroscopy: Theory and Applications”, DST Sponsored National Workshop , Feb 22-23, 2007, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai , pp. 1-1. ....., .......
A. Nilamadanthai, N. Sobana, M. Shanthi, “ZnO-assisted Solar photocatalytic degradation of Acid Red 73 azo dye in aqueous solution” , “94th Indian Science Congress Seminar, Jan 3-7, 2007, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 150-150. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, , “Nanomaterials - Synthesis, Characterization and Applications”, National conference , Dec 14-15, 2006, Alagappa University, Karaikudi , pp. 10-10. ....., .......
A. Nilamadanthai and M. Shanthi , “Photocatalytic degradation of Acid Red 73 in ZnO suspensions using UV light” , National Seminar on “Recent Advances in Chemistry”, , Mar 10-11, 2006, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 27-27. ....., .......
M. Shanthi, S. Kabilan, “Study of substituent effects through C-13 NMR spectroscopy of some para-substituted phenoxyacetic acids” , National Conference on “Application Oriented Nanomaterials” , Mar 10-11, 2005, Alagappa University, Karaikudi , pp. 47-47. ....., .......
M. Shanthi and S. Kabilan, , on “Study of substituent effects through mass spectroscopy”, National Seminar on “Applied Research on Solid State Chemistry and Nanotechnology” , Feb 25-26, 2005, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 46-46. ....., .......
M. Shanthi and S. Kabilan, “Substituent and solvent effects on electronic spectra of some ortho-substituted phenoxyacetic acid”, National Seminar on “Current Trends in Chemistry”, Mar 24-25, 2004, Annamalai Nagar , pp. 32-32. ....., .......
List of Conferences - International
K.Thirumalai, M.Shanthi, M.Swaminathan, Fabrication of Gadolinium doped TiO2 nanorods and its enhanced photoelectrocatalytic activity, Recent trends in synthetic methods and material chemistry (RTSMC – 2018) , Feb 2-3, 2018, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Tamilnadu., pp. 36-37. ----, ----.
Gomathyjayamani, K.Thirumalai, M.Shanthi , An eco-friendly,Highly stable and efficient CdS loaded ZnMoO4 photocatalyst for quick removal of tartrazine (azo dye) under uv light irradiation, Recent trends in synthetic methods and material chemistry (RTSMC – 2018), Feb 2-3, 2018, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Tamilnadu., pp. 110-110. ---, ----.
P.Dhatshanamurthi, B.Subash,M.Shanthi , uv-light activated Sr-Ag-ZnO nanoparticles for photocatalytic degradation of tryphan blue dye, Recent trends in synthetic methods and material chemistry (RTSMC – 2018) , Feb 2-3, 2018, Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar, Tamilnadu., pp. 113-113. ----, ----.
2. Gomathyjayamani, K.Thirumalai,M.Swaminathan,M.Shanthi, Synthesis of CdS loaded ZnMoO4 for photocatalytic dye degradation and Electrochemical methanol oxidation, Recent advances in Applied physics (ICRAAP – 2017), Sep 21-22, 2017, , Annamalai university, pp. 11-12. Annamalai university, Annamalai nagar, Tamilnadu, -----.
P.Dhatshanamurthi, B.Subash, M.Shanthi , photocatalytic degradation of the azo dye for self-sensitized under sunshine irradiation, Recent advances in Applied physics (ICRAAP – 2017) , Sep 21-22, 2017, Annamalai university, pp. 80-80. Annamalai university, Annamalai nagar, Tamilnadu, ----.
K.Thirumalai,M.Shanthi and M.Swaminathan , Highly active Rare earth (RE)oxide supported ZnO (RE=Gd and Dy)Nanomaterials for electro chemical methanol oxidation-A comparative study for fuel cell application, Advanced materials and processing , Mar 27-28, 2017, Kalasalingam University, Krishnankovil., pp. 62-62. ---, ---.
K. Thirumalai, M. Shanthi and M. Swaminathan , “Hydrothermal synthesis of holmium vanadate doped titania and its multiple application” , International conference on chemistry for Renewable energy” (ICCRE 2016), Feb 25-26, 2016, Tiruchirapalli. , pp. 3-4. ..., ....
M. Shanthi, “Development of modified semiconductor photocatalyst Nano material for effective environmental remediation“ , “Applications and management in chemical sciences” , Jun 13-15, 2015, Tashkent, Uzbekistan., pp. 0-0. ..., ....
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B. Subash, M. Shanthi, Enhancement of modified ZnO photocatalyst for degradation of RO 4 dye under solar light irradiation, “International Conference on crystal growth and Biomolecular crystallography (ICCGBC-2014), Nov 28-29, 2014, SASTRA University, pp. 0-0. ..., ....
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, P. Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi , “Photocatalytic degradation of Acid Red 18 on Bi2O3 loaded Au-ZnO under solar light” , International Conference on “International Conference on Perspectives in vibrational Spectroscopy (ICOPVS 2014) , Jul 8-12, 2014, Kerala, pp. 147-147. ....., .......
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan and M. Shanthi , “A Highly Efficient Ag loaded Au-ZnO Photocatalyst under solar light: Synthesis, Properties and Mechanism” , International Conference on “International Conference on Advances in New materials (ICAN 2014) , Jun 20-21, 2014, Madras, pp. 27-27. ....., .......
P. Dhatshanamurthi, B. Subash, A. Senthilraja, and M. Shanthi, “Synthesis and Characterization CdO-TiO2 catalyst and its Photoactivity in the degradation of Azo dye under UV-A light” , International Conference on “Advances in Civil Engineering and Chemistry of Innovative Materials -– (ACECIM '14) , Mar 13-14, 2014, Chennai., pp. 27-27. ....., .......
A. Senthilraja, B. Subash, B. Krishnakumar, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi , “Synthesis of bimetallic loaded ZnO photo catalyst with excellent performance of AR 18 dye degradation under UV-A light” , International Conference on “Chemical and Environmental Research” (ICCER - 2014), Mar 11-12, 2014, Tiruchirapalli., pp. 70-70. ....., .......
B. Subash, M. Swaminathan, M. Shanthi, “ Excellecent performance of a Novel solar active CdS-Ag-ZnO heterojunction based composite photocatalyst for Degradation of Reactive Red 120 dye with dye sensitized mechanism”, international conference on “Nano materials : Science technology and application (ICNM '13), Dec 5-7, 2013, Chennai , pp. 59-59. ....., .......
B. Subash, P.Dhatshanamurthi, M. Swaminathan, M.Shanthi , “Facile synthesis of highly efficient, sunshine and Reusable photocatalyst, CdS loaded Ag-ZnO towards naphthol blue black dye degaradation” , international conference on “Recent Advances in textile and electrochemical Science” Organized by Department of Industrial Chemistry, Mar 21-23, 2013, Karaikudi, pp. 105-105. ....., .......
M. Shanthi and S. Kabilan, , “Study of substituent effects through mass spectroscopy of some substituted phenoxyacetic acids” , International Conference on “Life Through Chemistry”, Feb 25-26, 2006, Ponnaiyah Ramajayam College, Thanjavur , pp. 43-43. ....., .......
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
Laser and Spectroscopy Society of India - Life member - 448-15
Association of Chemistry teacher (ACT)-Life member - 1415