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SajuPillai

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Our research focus on synthesis, self-assembly and functional applications of polymer/inorganic hybrids and composites

Professional Appointments

  • 2016 – present, Senior Scientist, Functional Materials Section, Materials Science and Technology Division, CSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), Kerala, INDIA
  • 2016 – 2017, Senior Researcher, The Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University, Aarhus, DENMARK
  • 2012 – 2016, Scientist, Functional Materials Section, Materials Science and Technology Division, CSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), Kerala, INDIA
  • 2009 – 2012, Post doc, Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (M-Tech), Aalborg University, Aalborg, DENMARK
  • 2006 – 2009, Post doc, The Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center (iNANO), Aarhus University, Aarhus, DENMARK

 

Education

  • Ph.D., 2005, Natural Sciences (Dr. rer. nat.), Ulm University, GERMANY
    Thesis:Growth study and polymer blend assisted nano-pattering of silane based self-assembled monolayers
  • M.Sc., 2002, Chemistry (Polymer Science), Mahatma Gandhi University, INDIA
    Thesis:Synthesis of Polyesters based on Dimethyl terephthalate and Cyclic diols (National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune, INDIA
  • B.Sc., 1998, Polymer Chemistry, Kerala University, INDIA
    Thesis: PVC Compounding (Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences & Technology (SCTIMST), Trivandrum, INDIA