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Staff Id : 04637
Name : Dr. S. THIRUMARAN
Designation : ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
Qualification : M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : COORDINATION CHEMISTRY AND MATERIAL SCIENCE
Date of Birth : 16-06-1969
Date of Joining : 01-07-2000
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
E-06, New Kothangudi Flats
Annamalai University, Annamalainagar - PO
Chidambaram - 608 002.
9842897597sthirumaran@yahoo.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 1919
Ph.D. 45


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 7312--
Conducted -----


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing 1-11,75,800
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
17 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
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List of Publications - National
K. Ramalingam*,V. Venkatachalam, M. Thilagavathi and S. Thirumaran, "Cyclic voltammetric and electronic spectral studies on the interaction of simple and mixed ligand complexes containing planar NiS4 and NiS2P2 chromophores with pyridine.", J. Indian Chem. Soc.,, Volume 74, Number -, 1997, pp. 568-569. 1997.
List of Publications - International
P.Jamuna Rani, S.Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini,, "Synthesis, spectral and antibacterial studies on Ni(II) and Zn(II) complexes involving N-furfuryl-N-isopropyldithiocarbamate (fiprdtc)) and Lewis bases: X-ray structure of [Ni(fiprdtc)(NCS)(PPh3),.", J. Sulfur chem., , Volume 35, Number -, 2014, pp. 106-116. -.
P. Valarmathi, S. Thirumaran*, L. Sarmal, R. Kant, , "Synthesis, spectral (IR, UV-Vis and variable Temperature NMR) characterization and crystal structure of (N-benzyl-N-furfuryldithiocarbamato-S,S')(thiocyanato-N)(triphenylphosphine)nickel(II), .", Spectrochim. Acta, Part A,, Volume 129, Number -, 2014, pp. 285-292. -.
P. Jamuna Rani, S. Thirumaran*, V. K. Gupta and Rajnikant,, "Synthesis and characterization of diimine adducts of bis(N-alkyl-N-furfuryldithiocarbamato-S,S′)cadmium(II): crystal structure of bis(N-furfuryl-N-propyldithiocarbamato-S,S′)(1,10-phenanthroline)cadmium(II).", Phosphorus Sulfur and Silicon., , Volume 189, Number -, 2014, pp. 1405-1416. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and S. Ciattini,, ", Effect of co-crystallization of ethanol, pyridine and 2,2'-bipyridine on molecular aggregation in bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S')mercury(II) and synthesis of HgS nanoparticles,.", RSC Adv.,, Volume 4, Number -, 2014, pp. 22971-22979. -.
N. Srinivasan and S. Thirumaran*, , "Synthesis of ZnS nanoparticles from pyridine adducts of zinc(II) dithiocarbamates,.", C. R. Chim., , Volume 17, Number -, 2014, pp. 964-970. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and S. Ciattini,, "Synthesis of α -– mercury sulfide nanosheets from (1,10-phenanthroline)bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S')mercury(II),.", J. Mol. Struct.,, Volume 1076, Number -, 2014, pp. 382-386. -.
P.Jamuna Rani, S.Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini,, "Synthesis and characterization of Ni(II) and Zn(II) complexes of (furan-2-yl)methyl(2-(thiophen-2-yl)ethyl)dithiocarbamate (ftpedtc): X-ray structures of [Zn(ftpedtc)2(py)] and [Zn(ftpedtc)Cl(1,10-phen)], .", Spectrochim. Acta, Part A,, Volume 137, Number -, 2014, pp. 1164-1173. -.
E. Sathiyaraj, S. Thirumaran, B. Sridhar and S. Selvanayagam, "Bis{N-benzyl-N-[2-(thiophen-2-yl)ethyl]-dithiocarbamato-j 2 S,S 00 0 }lead(II).", Acta Crystallographica Section E, Volume 69, Number 69, Jul 2013, pp. 457-457. 2013/doi:10.1107/S1600536813019259.
P. Jamuna Rani, S.Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini, , "Synthesis and characterization of homoleptic and heteroleptic complexes involving dithiocarbamate, triphenylphosphine and nickel(II),.", Phosphorus Sulfur and Silicon., , Volume 188, Number -, 2013, pp. 778-789. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini, , "Preparation of ZnS nanosheets from (2,2'-bipyridine)bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarboditihioato-S,S')zinc(II),.", Spectrochim. Acta, Part A,, Volume 102, Number -, 2013, pp. 263-268. -.
P.Jamuna Rani and S. Thirumaran*,, "Synthesis, characterization, cytotoxicity and antimicrobial studies on bis(N-furfuryl-N-(2-phenylethyl) dithiocarbamato-S,S′)zinc(II) and its nitrogen donor adducts,.", Eur. J. Med. Chem., , Volume 62, Number -, 2013, pp. 139-147. -.
N. Srinivasan and S. Thirumaran*, , "Synthesis of Nanocrystalline ZnS from (1,10-phenanthroline)bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S')zinc(II),.", Synth. React. Inorg. Metal-org. Nano-Met. Chem., , Volume 43, Number -, 2013, pp. 1256-1263. -.
S. Thirumaran, N. Srinivasan, V. Sharma, V.K. Gupta and R. Kant*,, "Crystal Structure of Bis(m-4-methylpiperidine-1-carbodithioato-1:2k 3S,S':S';2:1k 3S,S'- :S') bis[(4-methylpiperidine-1-carbodithioato-k2S,S')cadmium(II)],.", X-ray Struct. Anal. Online,, Volume 28, Number -, 2012, pp. 21-22. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and S. Ciattini,, "Synthesis and spectral studies on N,N,N,N-tetramethylethylenediamine adducts of M(II) heterocyclic dithiocarbamates (M = zinc, cadmium): single crystal X-ray structure analysis of bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S)(N,N,N,N-tetramethylethylenediamine)cadmium(II)..", Main Group Met. Chem.,, Volume 35, Number -, 2012, pp. 53-58. -.
E. Sathiyaraj, a S. Thirumaran a and S. Selvanayagam b *, "Bis[N-benzyl-N-(2-phenylethyl)dithiocarbamato-j 2 S,S 00 0 ]lead(II).", Acta Crystallographica Section E, Volume 68, Number 68, Aug 2012, pp. 1217-1217. 2012/doi:10.1107/S1600536812036161.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran and S. Selvanayagam, "Bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinoline-1-thiocarbonyl) disulfide.", Acta Crystallographica Section E, Volume 68, Number 68, Nov 2012, pp. 3446-3446. 2012/doi:10.1107/S1600536812047320.
N. Srinivasan and S. Thirumaran*, , "Effect of pyridine as a ligand in precursor on morphology of CdS nanoparticles,.", Superlattices and Microstruct.,, Volume 51, Number -, 2012, pp. 912-920. -.
Rajni Kant, Vivek K. Gupta, Kamini Kapoor, P. Valarmathi and S. Thirumaran, "Bis(μ-N-benzyl-N-furfuryldithiocarbamato)-1:2κ 3 S,S  :S  ;2:1κ 3 S,S  :S  -bis[(N-benzyl-N-furfuryldithiocarbamato-κ 2 S,S  )cadmium].", Acta Crystallographica Section E, Volume 68, Number 68, Nov 2012, pp. 12-13. 2012/doi:10.1107/S1600536811051348.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini,, "Synthesis and crystal structures of diimine adducts of Cd(II) tetrahydroquinolinedithiocarbamate and use of (1,10-phenanthroline)bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S')cadmium(II) for the preparation of CdS nanorods, .", J. Mol. Struct., , Volume -, Number -, 2012, pp. 102-107. -.
P. Valarmathi, S. Thirumaran, Kamini Kapoor, Vivek K. Gupta and Rajni Kant, "cis-Bis(4-methylpiperazine-1-carbodithioato-κ 2 S,S  )bis-(pyridine-κN)cadmium.", Acta Crystallographica Section E, Volume 68, Number 68, 2012, pp. 89-89. 2012/doi:10.1107/S1600536811054791.
E.Sathiyaraj and S.Thirumaran*,, "Synthesis and spectral studies on Pb(II) dithiocarbamate complexes containing benzyl and furfuryl groups and their use as precursors for PbS nanoparticles,.", Spectrochim. Acta, Part A,, Volume 97, Number -, 2012, pp. 575-581. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran, K. Kapoor, V.K. Gupta and Rajinikant*, , "Crystal structure of Bis(3,4-dihydroisoquinolin-2(1H)-yl)methanethione..", X-ray Struct. Anal. Online,, Volume 27, Number -, 2011, pp. 63-64. -.
P. Valarmathi, S. Thirumaran*, P. Ragi and S. Ciattini, , "Synthesis and spectral studies on nitrogen donor adducts of bis(2-ethylpiperazinecarbodithioato-S,S)M(II) (M = Zn, Cd) and use of adducts of cadmium dithiocarbamate for the preparation of cadmium sulfide..", J. Coord. Chem.,, Volume 64, Number -, 2011, pp. 4157-4167. -.
P. Valarmathi,a S. Thirumarana and S. Selvanayagamb *, "(1,2,3,4-Tetrahydroisoquinoline-2-carbodithioato-j 2 S,S 00 0 )(thiocyanato-jN)(triphenylphosphane)nickel(II).", Acta Crystallographica Section E, Volume 67, Number 67, Nov 2011, pp. 1882-1882. 2011/doi:10.1107/S1600536811050550.
P. Valarmathi, N. Srinivasan and S. Thirumaran*, "Synthesis and spectral studies of Ni(II) heterocyclic dithiocarbamates with NiS2PN chromophore: X-ray crystal structures of bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S)nickel(II) and 1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinecarbodithioato-S,S)(thiocyanato-N)(triphenylphosphine)nickel(II).", J. Sulfur.Chem.,, Volume 32, Number -, 2011, pp. 583-591. 2011.
P.V. Subha, P. Valarmathi, N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and K. Saminathan,, "Effect of size of metal ion on MS4N2 chromophore: Synthesis, spectral and single crystal X-ray structural studies on (2,2-bipyridine)bis(N-cyclohexyl-N-methyldithiocarbamato)M(II) (M=zinc, cadmium),.", Polyhedron,, Volume 29, Number -, 2010, pp. 1078-1082. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran*, Sabeta Kohli and Rajnikant,, "Synthesis and spectral studies on N,N,N,N-tetramethylethylenediamine adducts of bis(4-methylpiperidine-carbodithioato-S,S)M(II) (M = zinc, cadmium): Single crystal X-ray structure of bis(4-methylpiperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)(N,N,N,N-tetramethylethylenediamine)zinc(II). .", J. Chem. Crystallogr.,, Volume 40, Number -, 2010, pp. 505-509. -.
N. Srinivasan, P. Valarmathi, S. Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini,, "Synthesis and spectral studies on NiS4, NiS2PN, NiS2P2 chromophores: Single-crystal X-ray structure of [Ni(dbpdtc)2] (dbpdtc = benzyl(4-(benzylamino)phenyl)dithiocarbamate). .", Transit. Metal Chem., , Volume 35, Number -, 2010, pp. 815-819. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini, , "Effect of position of methyl substituent in piperidinedithiocarbamate on the ZnS4N chromophore: Synthesis, spectral, valence-bond parameters and single crystal X-ray structural studies on bis(2-methylpiperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)(pyridine)zinc(II) and bis(4-methyl- piperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)(pyridine)zinc(II)..", J. Mol. Struct., , Volume 936, Number -, 2009, pp. 234-238. -.
N. Srinivasan, V. Sathyaselvabala, K. Kuppulekshmy, P. Valarmathi and S. Thirumaran*,, "Structural variations of nickel complexes in NiS4 and NiS2PN coordination environments: Spectral and single-crystal X-ray structural studies on bis(4-methyl-piperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)nickel(II) and (4-methylpiperidinecarbodithioato-S,S) (thiocyanato-N)- (triphenylphosphine)nickel(II)..", Monatsh. Chem.,, Volume 140, Number -, 2009, pp. 1431-1436. -.
N. Srinivasan, S. Thirumaran* and Samuele Ciattini,, "Effect of phenyl and benzyl group in heterocycic dithiocarbamates on the ZnS4N chromophores: synthesis, spectral, valence-band parameters and single crystal X-ray structural studies on (pyridine)bis(1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinolinedithiocarbamato)zinc(II) and (pyridine)bis(1,2,3,4- tetrahydroisoquinolinedithiocarbamato)zinc(II), .", J. Mol. Struct.,, Volume 921, Number -, 2009, pp. 63-67. -.
S. Thirumaran, K. Ramalingam*, G. Bocelli and L. Righi,, "XPS, single crystal X-ray diffraction and cyclic voltammetric studies on 1,10-phenanthroline and 2,2-bipyridine adducts of bis(piperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)cadmium(II) with CdS4N2 environment -– A stereochemical and electronic distribution investigation, .", Polyhedron,, Volume 28, Number -, 2009, pp. 263-268. -.
D. Srividhya, S. Manjunathan, S. Thirumaran, C. Saravanan, and S. Senthil*,, "Synthesis and characterization of [1,2,3]-triazole containing liquid crystals through click reaction, .", J. Mol. Struct.,, Volume 927, Number -, 2009, pp. 7-13. -.
N. Srinivasan, P. Jamuna Rani and S. Thirumaran*, , "Synthesis and spectral studies on mixed ligand complexes of Cd(II) dithiocarbamates with nitrogen donors: single crystal X-ray structure of Bis(4-methylpiperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)(1,10-phenanthroline)cadmium(II),.", J. Coord. Chem., , Volume 62, Number -, 2009, pp. 1271-1277. -.
S. Thirumaran, K. Ramalingam*, G. Bocelli and A. Cantoni,, "Synthesis, infrared spectroscopic and cyclic voltammetric studies on 1,10-phenanthroline and 2,2-bipyridine adducts of bis(4-morpholinecarbodithioato-S,S)zinc(II) and single crystal structure determination of (2,2bipyridine)bis(4-morpholinecarbodithioato-S,S)zinc(II),.", Phosphorus Sulfur and Silicon., , Volume 184, Number -, 2009, pp. 418-426. -.
N. Geetha and S. Thirumaran*, "Characterization studies and cyclic voltammetry on nickel(II) amino acid dithiocarbamates with triphenylphosphine in the coordination sphere..", J. Serb. Chem. Soc.,, Volume 73, Number -, 2008, pp. 169-177. -.
S. Senthil*, D. Srividhya, S. Manjunathan, S. Thirumaran and S.L. Wu,, "Synthesis and mesomorphic properties of chrial liquids crystal dimers containing lactate units..", J. Mol. Struct.,, Volume 877, Number -, 2008, pp. 50-55. -.
S. Thirumaran and K. Ramalingam*, , "Mixed ligand complexes involving some amino acid dithiocarbamates substituted phosphines and nickel(II) ion. .", Transit. Metal Chem., , Volume 25, Number -, 2000, pp. 60-62. -.
S. Thirumaran, K. Ramalingam*, G. Bocelli and A. Cantoni, , "Spectral and single crystal X-ray structural studies on disulfide complexes: reaction of bis(dialkyldithiocarbamato)M(II) with iodine and crystal structure determination of diiodo(bipiperidinethiuramdisulfide)M(II) (M=zinc cadmium),.", Polyhedron,, Volume 19, Number -, 2000, pp. 1279-1282. -.
S. Thirumaran, K. Ramalingam*, G. Bocelli and A. Cantoni, , "Bond valence sum analysis (BVS) of metal ligand bond lengths in some Zn(II), Cd(II) dithiocarbamate complexes and their adducts,.", Main Group Met. Chem., , Volume 22, Number -, 1999, pp. 423-425. -.
S. Thirumaran, K. Ramalingam*, G. Bocelli and A. Cantoni, , "Electron density distribution studies on ZnS4N2 chromophore in solution and solid phases: XPS and cyclic voltammetric studies on 1,10-phenanthroline and 2,2-bipyridine adducts of bis(piperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)zinc(II). Single crystal X-ray structure of (2,2-bipyridine)bis(piperidinecarbodithioato-S,S)zinc(II),.", Polyhedron,, Volume 18, Number -, 1999, pp. 925-930. -.
Manohar, V.Venkatachalam, K. Ramalingam*, S. Thirumaran, G. Bocelli and A. Cantoni,, "Synthesis, spectral and single crystal X-ray structural studies on (2,2-bipyridyl)(dimethyldithiocarbamato)zinc(II) and (1,10-phenanthroline) bis(dimethyldithiocarbamato)zinc(II), .", J.Chem. Crystallogr., , Volume 28, Number -, 1998, pp. 861-866. -.
S. Thirumaran, V. Venkatachalam, A. Manohar, K. Ramalingam*, G. Bocelli and A. Cantoni,, "Synthesis and characterization of Bis(N-methyl, N-ethanoldithiocarbamato)M(II) (M=Zn, Cd, Hg) and bis(N,N-iminodiethylene) bis(phthalimidedithiocarbamato)M(II) (M=Zn, Cd, Hg) complexes and single crystal X-ray structure determination of bis(di(2-hydroxyethyl)dithiocarbamato)zinc(II) complex..", J. Coord. Chem., Volume 44, Number -, 1998, pp. 281-288. -.
V.Venkatachalam, S. Thirumaran, K. Ramalingam*, T.C.W. Mak and L.B. Sheng,, "Infrared spectral, valence bond sum analysis and single crystal structure determination of 2,2-bis(phthalimidoethyl)ammonium 2,2-bis(phthalimidoethyl) dithocarbamate..", Phosphorus Sulfur and Silicon., , Volume 142, Number -, 1998, pp. 239-248. -.
S.Thirumaran, V.Venkatachalam and K. Ramalingam*,, "Cyclic voltammetric and characterization studies on first row transition metal complexes of a new high molecular weight dithiocarbamate ligand, padtc. .", Transit. Metal Chem.,, Volume 22, Number -, 1997, pp. 89-90. -.
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