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Dr DEPHAN PINHEIRO

MSc, MPhil, PhD

CHEMISTRY
SCHOOL OF SCIENCES
BANGALORE CENTRAL CAMPUS
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Name Programme Year of Passing
PhD PhD 2020
MPhil MPhil 2008
PG MSc 1989
Degree BSc 1987
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1 Recent Advances in Hydrogenation Reactions Using Bimetallic Nanocatalysts: A Review Asian Journal of ORganic Chemistry 15-Nov-2021 10 / / 1-34

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Recent Advances in Hydrogenation Reactions Using Bimetallic Nanocatalysts: A Review
Name of Journal Asian Journal of ORganic Chemistry
Volume No 10
Issue No
Page No 1-34
URL https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/21935815
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 15-Nov-2021
2 Box?Behnken design and experimental study of ciprofloxacin degradation over Ag2O/CeO2/g-C3N4 nanocomposites International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 07-Jul-2021 18 / / 2303-2324

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Box?Behnken design and experimental study of ciprofloxacin degradation over Ag2O/CeO2/g-C3N4 nanocomposites
Name of Journal International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology
Volume No 18
Issue No
Page No 2303-2324
URL https://www.springer.com/journal/13762
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 07-Jul-2021
3 Hierarchically nanostructured ZnO with enhanced photocatalytic activity ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology 17-Jun-2021 10 / / 071004-071004

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Hierarchically nanostructured ZnO with enhanced photocatalytic activity
Name of Journal ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology
Volume No 10
Issue No
Page No 071004-071004
URL https://iopscience.iop.org/journal/2162-8777
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 17-Jun-2021
4 Statistical and experimental studies of MoS2/g-C3N4/ TiO2: a ternary Z-scheme hybrid composite Journal of Materials Science 11-Jan-2021 56 / / 6922-6944

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Statistical and experimental studies of MoS2/g-C3N4/ TiO2: a ternary Z-scheme hybrid composite
Name of Journal Journal of Materials Science
Volume No 56
Issue No
Page No 6922-6944
URL https://www.springer.com/journal/10853?referer=www.springeronline.com
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 11-Jan-2021
5 Zirconia Supported on Rice Husk Silica from Biowaste: A Novel, Efficient, and Recoverable Nanocatalyst for the Green Synthesis of Tetrahydro-1-benzopyrans Russian Journal of Organic Chemistry 25-Nov-2020 56 / 10 / 1784-1789

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO,AATIKA NIZAM
Title of Article Zirconia Supported on Rice Husk Silica from Biowaste: A Novel, Efficient, and Recoverable Nanocatalyst for the Green Synthesis of Tetrahydro-1-benzopyrans
Name of Journal Russian Journal of Organic Chemistry
Volume No 56
Issue No 10
Page No 1784-1789
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/26485
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 25-Nov-2020
6 Box Behnken design and experimental study of ciprofloxacin degradation over Ag2O/ CeO2/g‑C3N4 nanocomposites International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 19-Oct-2020 10 / / 1-24

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Category Article in Research Journal
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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Box Behnken design and experimental study of ciprofloxacin degradation over Ag2O/ CeO2/g‑C3N4 nanocomposites
Name of Journal International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology
Volume No 10
Issue No
Page No 1-24
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/4000148503
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 19-Oct-2020
7 Improved Photocatalytic Activity of g-C3N4/ZnO: A PotentialDirect Z-Scheme Nanocomposite Chemistry Select 15-Oct-2020 5 / 38 / 11986-11995

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Improved Photocatalytic Activity of g-C3N4/ZnO: A PotentialDirect Z-Scheme Nanocomposite
Name of Journal Chemistry Select
Volume No 5
Issue No 38
Page No 11986-11995
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/21100850505
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 15-Oct-2020
8 Effect of surface charge and other critical parameters on the adsorption of dyes on SLS coated ZnO nanoparticles and optimization using response surface methodology Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 20-Aug-2020 8 / 4 / 1-9

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO,THOMAS K J
Title of Article Effect of surface charge and other critical parameters on the adsorption of dyes on SLS coated ZnO nanoparticles and optimization using response surface methodology
Name of Journal Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering
Volume No 8
Issue No 4
Page No 1-9
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/21100255493
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 20-Aug-2020
9 Synthesis and characterization of CeO2/Bi2O3/gC3N4 ternary Z‐scheme nanocomposite International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology 05-Aug-2020 17 / 5 / 2346-2356

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Synthesis and characterization of CeO2/Bi2O3/gC3N4 ternary Z‐scheme nanocomposite
Name of Journal International Journal of Applied Ceramic Technology
Volume No 17
Issue No 5
Page No 2346-2356
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/13088
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 05-Aug-2020
10 Experimental design for optimization of 4-nitrophenol reduction by green synthesized CeO2/g-C3N4/Ag catalyst using response surface methodology Journal of Rare Earths 30-Sep-2019 38 / 11 / 1171-1177

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO,MOTHI KRISHNA MOHAN
Title of Article Experimental design for optimization of 4-nitrophenol reduction by green synthesized CeO2/g-C3N4/Ag catalyst using response surface methodology
Name of Journal Journal of Rare Earths
Volume No 38
Issue No 11
Page No 1171-1177
URL https://www.scophttps://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/journal-of-rare-earthsus.com/sourceid/12369
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 30-Sep-2019
11 Biogenic synthesis of g-C3N4/Bi2O3 heterojunction with enhanced photocatalytic activity and statistical optimization of reaction parameters Applied Surface Science 28-Jul-2019 494 / / 465-476

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Biogenic synthesis of g-C3N4/Bi2O3 heterojunction with enhanced photocatalytic activity and statistical optimization of reaction parameters
Name of Journal Applied Surface Science
Volume No 494
Issue No
Page No 465-476
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/28983
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 28-Jul-2019
12 Photocatalytic activity of bismuth silicate heterostructures synthesized via surfactant mediated sol-gel method Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 29-Jun-2019 102 / 2019 / 104589-104597

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Photocatalytic activity of bismuth silicate heterostructures synthesized via surfactant mediated sol-gel method
Name of Journal Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing
Volume No 102
Issue No 2019
Page No 104589-104597
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/26675
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 29-Jun-2019
13 Phytogenic CeO2-Sm2O3 nanocomposites with enhanced catalytic activity for reduction of 4-nitrophenol Materials Research Express 12-Jun-2019 6 / 2019 / 84011-84023

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Phytogenic CeO2-Sm2O3 nanocomposites with enhanced catalytic activity for reduction of 4-nitrophenol
Name of Journal Materials Research Express
Volume No 6
Issue No 2019
Page No 84011-84023
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/21100432452
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 12-Jun-2019
14 Synthesis of bismuth silicate nanostructures with tunable morphology and enhanced photocatalytic activity Indian Journal of Chemical Technology 05-Mar-2019 26 / / 18-23

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Synthesis of bismuth silicate nanostructures with tunable morphology and enhanced photocatalytic activity
Name of Journal Indian Journal of Chemical Technology
Volume No 26
Issue No
Page No 18-23
URL https://mjl.clarivate.com/search-results
Indexing Agency Web of Science
Date of Publication 05-Mar-2019
15 Investigation on the phase transformation and lattice parameters of Sn2+, Cu2+, La3+ and Ce4+ ions doped titania: Characterization and solar light activity Optik 20-Feb-2019 183 / / 49-507

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Author Name (s) MOTHI KRISHNA MOHAN,AATIKA NIZAM,DEPHAN PINHEIRO,SUNAJA DEVI K R
Title of Article Investigation on the phase transformation and lattice parameters of Sn2+, Cu2+, La3+ and Ce4+ ions doped titania: Characterization and solar light activity
Name of Journal Optik
Volume No 183
Issue No
Page No 49-507
URL https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/optik
Indexing Agency Scopus
Date of Publication 20-Feb-2019
16 Influence of Surfactant on the Phase Transformation of Bi2O3 and its Photocatalytic Activity Australian Journal of Chemistry 23-Jan-2019 / / 1-10

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Influence of Surfactant on the Phase Transformation of Bi2O3 and its Photocatalytic Activity
Name of Journal Australian Journal of Chemistry
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Issue No
Page No 1-10
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/22716
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Date of Publication 23-Jan-2019
17 Electrochemical synthesis, photodegradation and antibacterial properties of PEG capped zinc oxide nanoparticles Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B 03-Sep-2018 187 / / 25-34

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Author Name (s) SUNAJA DEVI K R,DEPHAN PINHEIRO
Title of Article Electrochemical synthesis, photodegradation and antibacterial properties of PEG capped zinc oxide nanoparticles
Name of Journal Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B
Volume No 187
Issue No
Page No 25-34
URL https://www.scopus.com/sourceid/17622
Indexing Agency Web of Science and Scopus
Date of Publication 03-Sep-2018
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1 Seminar Participant Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan Webinar Series 06/02/2021 National Academy of sciences National
2 Seminar Participant Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan Webinar Series 05/02/2021 National Academy of sciences National
3 Seminar Participant Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan Webinar Series 03/02/2021 National Academy of sciences National
4 Conference Presenter 6 International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Hierarchically Nanostructured ZnO with Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity 01/02/2021 SRM University, Chennai International
5 Seminar Participant Special Public Lecture (Webinar) 09/10/2020 The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) - Delhi Chapter International
6 Seminar Participant Special Public Lecture (Webinar) 06/10/2020 The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) - Delhi Chapter International
7 Seminar Participant Special Public Lecture (Webinar) 03/10/2020 The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) - Delhi Chapter International
8 Symposium Participant Special Public Lecture (Webinar) 30/09/2020 The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) - Delhi Chapter National
9 Seminar Participant One Day National Webinar on ?Frontiers in Chemistry? 28/09/2020 National Institute of Technology, Suratkal, Karnataka National
10 Seminar Participant Special Public Lecture (Webinar) 26/09/2020 The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) - Delhi Chapter National
11 Seminar Participant Special Public Lecture (Webinar) 21/09/2020 The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) - Delhi Chapter National
12 Seminar Keynote Speaker Webinar Series Coping with failures and staying grounded in success 20/08/2020 MAR BASELIOS CHRISTIAN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, Institutional
13 Co-presenter Progress and Promises in Chemical sciences (PPCS 2020) 15/02/2020 Christ University International
14 Symposium Presenter 23rd National symposium on Catalysis Bioinspired synthesis of ceria nanoparticles using Ficus benghalensis (Indian Banyan) leaf extract and photocatalytic degradation of dye. 17/02/2018 Christ University National
15 Symposium Co-presenter National symposium on catalysis: Applied catalysis on emerging technologies for Chemicals 17/01/2018 Christ University International
16 Seminar Participant Nano Characterisation Workshop 15/09/2017 Central Materials Technology Institute National
17 Participant Recent Advances in Organic Synthesis and bioscienc Recent Advances in Organic Synthesis and biosciences - Department of Chemistry, Christ University, Bangalore Regional
18 Participant National Seminar on modern methods in organic chem National Seminar on modern methods in organic chemistry - Department of Chemistry, Christ University, Bangalore National
19 Participant Frontiers in Chemistry Frontiers in Chemistry - Christ University with JNCSAR Regional
20 Participant Advances in Chemical Sciences Advances in Chemical Sciences - Christ University in association with KSTA Regional
21 Participant Lecture workshop on Spectroscopy Lecture workshop on Spectroscopy - Christ University in association with Indian Academy of Sciences Regional
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1 Pechmann condensation over cerium oxide supported on rice husk silica KSTA Annual conference on Science, Technology and innovations in the 21st century 20/12/2016 KSTA Annual conference on Science, Technology and innovations in the 21st century
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1 Green synthesis of ceria nanoparticles and their catalytic activity studies. Sunaja Devi
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1 Exploring strategies for utilizing rice husk based catalysts and their structural studies Dephan Pinheiro Internal
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1 Energy Materials Christ University with Indian Academies of Science Regional 08/03/2017
2 Instrumentation, Application and Maintnenance of Instruments. Government Science College Regional 01/03/2017
3 Quality Improvement Programme Christ University Institutional 23/09/2016
4 "Science Workshop Modern Approach to Materials" Christ University Regional 29/08/2016
5 Quality Improvement Programme Academic Staff College, Christ University, Bangalore 30/09/2015
6 Editorial Workshop 2014 CRC PRESS Institutional 25/09/2014
7 Lecture Workshop on advances in Material Chemistry Institutional 27/08/2014
8 Recent advances in Chemistry Christ University Regional 15/09/2012
9 FDP Christ University Institutional 03/07/2011
10 Two day Lecture workshop on organic chemistry Department of Chemistry, Christ University, Bangalore Regional 27/08/2010
Sl.No. Name of the Awards/Achievements/Others Description Organisation Month/ Year
1 Felicitation by the Alumni Association Alumni association of Christ University honoured me on completion of 25 years of service at Christ University. Alumni associatio of Christ University January 2015
2 Subject Expert-Board of Studies Went to Indian Academy Degree College ( Autonomous) as a subject expert of the Board of Studies. Indian Academy Degree College ( Autonomous) Bengaluru 23 November 2020
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