Program

Day 1: 25-07-2022, Monday

                                                                                                                

08:00 - 10:30              Registration

09:15 – 10:00              Inauguration

Session 1                    Chair: Prof. D. D. Sarma, IISc Bengaluru

10:00 – 10:30              Inaugural Plenary Lecture -1 

                                    Padma Shri Prof. Dr. T. Pradeep, IIT Madras, India

                                    Chemistry of Atomically Precise Clusters

10:30 – 11:00              Inaugural Plenary Lecture -2 (Online)

                                    Prof. Dr. Takuzo Aida, University of Tokyo, Japan

                                    Supramolecular Polymerization: Significance and Applications

11:00 – 11:20              Inauguration of Exhibition Stalls / High Tea

 

Session 2                    Prof. Suresh Das, Former Director, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram                    

11:20 – 11:50              Invited Lecture -1                                    

                                    Prof. Dr. Biju Vasudevan Pillai, Hokkaido University, Japan

                                    Excitons in Nanoscale Materials

11:50 – 12:20              Invited Lecture -2 

                                    Prof. Dr. Y. N. Mohapatra, IIT Kanpur, India

                                    Soft Materials and Interfaces for Electronics: Select Strategies

12:20 – 12:50              Invited Lecture -3 

                                    Prof. Dr. Santanu Bhattacharya, IISc Bengaluru, India

                                    Challenges in the Design of Functional Delivery Systems for the Bioactives

 

12:50 – 14:30              Lunch  /  Poster Session-1

 

Session 3         

          

Parallel Session – 1 (Auditorium)

 

14:30 – 15:00              Invited Lecture -4 

                                    Prof. Dr. Gustavo Fernandez, University of Münster, Germany

                                    Controlled Supramolecular Polymerization of Bispyridyldichlorido Pt(II) Complexes

15:00 – 15:30              Invited Lecture -5

                                    Prof. Dr. Kana M. Sureshan, IISER Thiruvananthapuram, India   

                                    Crystalline Polymers via Topochemical Reactions

15:30 – 16:00              Invited Lecture -6 (Online)

                                    Prof. Dr. Katsuhiko Ariga, NIMS Japan

                                    Supramolecular Mechanics on Liquid: Molecular Machine and Stem Cell

 

Session 4                    Chair: Prof. Shigeyuki Yagi, Osaka Metropolitan University, Japan 

                

Parallel Session - 2 (Seminar Hall)

 

14:30 – 15:00              Invited Lecture -7 (Online)

                                    Prof. Dr. Shiki Yagai, Chiba University, Japan

                                    Fascinating Curvature: Creation of Nanoring, Helix and Catenane

 15:00 -15:30               Invited Lecture -8 (Online)

                                    Dr. Takashi Nakanishi, NIMS Japan

                                    Solvent-free Functional Molecular Liquids Towards Luminescent and Stretchable-Electret Applications

15:30 – 16:00              Contributary Talk -1

                                    Dr. Joyee Mitra, CSIR-CSMCRI, India

                                    Ni(II)-based Supramolecular Self-healable Gel for Reversible H2S Adsorption via Gel-to-gel Transformation

 

16:00 – 16:20             Tea/Coffee

 

Session 5                   Chair: Prof. Santanu Bhattacharya, IISc Bengaluru, India

               

Parallel Session - 3 (Auditorium)

 

16:20 – 16:50              Invited Lecture -9   

                                    Prof. Dr. Govindaraju, JNCASR Bengaluru, India

                                    Molecular Architectonics

16:50 – 17:20              Invited Lecture -10 (Online)

                                    Prof. Dr. Yanli Zhao, NTU Singapore

                                    Polymer-Enhanced Room Temperature Phosphorescence

17:20 – 17:50              Invited Lecture -11 

                                    Prof. Dr. C. Malla Reddy, IISER Kolkata, India

                                    Adaptive Soft Molecular Crystals: From Bending to Self-Healing

                                                         

Session 6                    Dr. S. Ananthakumar, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

Parallel Session - 4 (Seminar Hall)

 

16:20 – 16:50              Invited Lecture -12 (Online)

                                    Prof. Dr. Deqing Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CHINA

                                    Conjugated Polymers with Functional Groups in the Side Chains for Photopatterning and Optically Tunable                                        FETs
16:50 – 17:20              Invited Lecture -13 (Online)

                                    Prof. Dr. Myongsoo Lee, Fudan University, Shanghai, CHINA

                                    Dynamic Nanopore Assembly

17:20 – 17:50              Contributory Talk -2  

                                    Dr. Rajat Das, IIT Kharagpur, India

                                    Design, Synthesis and Study of Mechanical Behavior of Strong, Stretchable and Self-healing Polymer                                                    Hydrogel Materials

18:30   Onwards         Banquet Dinner

                                    Hotel Residency Towers, Thiruvananthapuram

 

 

 

Day 2: 26-07-2022, Tuesday

 

Session 7                    Chair: Dr. Ashish Lele, CSIR-NCL, Pune

 

09-30 – 11:00              DST Sponsored Session on Energy and Activities at CSIR-NIIST

 

09:30 – 10:00              DST Plenary Lecture -1  

                                    Prof. Dr. D. D. Sarma, IISc/NIIST, India

                                    Probing the Dynamics of Organic moieties in Hybrid Halide Perovskites

10:00 – 10:30              DST Plenary Lecture -2  

                                    Prof. Dr. Ashok Ganguly, IIT Delhi, India

                                    Design of Nanoheterostructures for Photoelectrochemical Applications

10:30 – 11:00              DST Invited Lecture -1  

                                    Dr. P. Sujatha Devi, CSIR-NIIST, India

                                    Materials and Devices for Energy Applications: Current Status and Future Perspectives at CSIR-NIIST

 

11:00 – 11:20              Tea/Coffee

Session 8

 

11:20 – 11:35              Invited Lecture -14 

                                    Prof. Dr. Subi Jacob George, JNCASR Bengaluru, India

                                    From Serendipity to the Predictive Design of Supramolecular Gels

11:35 – 11:50              Invited Lecture -15 

                                    Prof. Dr. Reji Varghese, IISER Thiruvananthapuram, India

                                    Responsive DNA Nanostructures for Cancer Therapy

11:50 – 12:05              Invited Lecture -16 

                                    Dr. Rahul D. Mukhopadyay, Ramananda College, India

                                    Audible Sonochemistry

12:05 – 12:20              Invited Lecture -17 

                                    Dr. Anees P., University of Chicago, The USA

                                    DNA Based Ratiometric Fluorescent Sensor for pH and Potassium in Organelles

12:20 - 12:30               NIIST Tech Lecture -1

                                    Dr. Sreejith Shankar, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Dual Solidification-Disinfection System for Pathogenic Biomedical Waste Disposal

12:30 – 12:40              NIIST Tech Lecture -2 

                                    Dr. Rajeev K. Sukumaran, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Integrated Technology for 2nd Generation Ethanol: The PANCSIR 2GE Program

12:40 – 14:00              Lunch  /  Poster Session-2

 

Session 9                    Chair: Prof. V. N. Rajasekharan Pillai, Somaiya Vidyavihar University, India

 

14:00 – 17:00              Felicitation Session in Honor of Prof. A. Ajayaghosh

17:00 – 17:20              Tea/Coffee     

17:30                           Departure for Gala Dinner

                                    Uday Samudra Leisure Beach Hotel and Spa, Kovalam, Thiruvananthapuram

 

Day 3: 27-07-2022, Wednesday

Session 10                  Chair: Prof. Suhrit Ghosh, IACS Kolkata, India

 

09:30 – 10:00              Invited Lecture -18 

                                    Prof. Dr. Davide Bonifazi, University of Vienna, Austria

                                    Synthesis and Optoelectronics of Heteroatom-doped π-conjugated Scaffoldings

10:00 – 10:30              Invited Lecture -19 

                                    Prof. Dr. Luis Sanchez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain

                                    N-annulated PBIs for Chiral Supramolecular Polymers: Distance Matters                                   

10:30 – 11:00              Industry Session -1

11:00 – 11:20              Tea/Coffee

Session 11

11:20 – 11:50              Invited Lecture -20

                                    Prof. Dr. S. Thayumanavan, University of Massachusetts, The USA

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11:50 – 12:20              Invited Lecture -21 

                                    Prof. Dr. Shigeyuki Yagi, Osaka Metropolitan University, Japan

                                    Phosphorescent Organometallic Emitters for Application in Electroluminescent Devices

12:20 – 12:50              Invited Lecture -22 

                                    Prof. Dr. Jean-Michel Guenet, CNRS-Université de Strasbourg, France

                                    Organogels And Their Hybrids With Polymer Thermoreversible GelsP

12:50 – 13:10              Industry Session -2

13:10 – 14:10              Lunch/NIIST Exhibitions


Session 12

 

14:10 – 14:20              NIIST Tech Lecture -3 

                                    Dr. Anjineyalu Kothakota, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Technology Innovations in Agricultural Waste Management

14:20 – 14:30              NIIST Tech Lecture -4 

                                    Dr. C. Vijayakumar, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Fluorescent Materials for Security Printing and Brand Protection

14:30 – 14:40              NIIST Tech Lecture -5 

                                    Dr. S. Ananthakumar, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Manufacturing of Building Bricks from Foundry Silica Sand

14:40 – 14:50              NIIST Tech Lecture -6

                                    Dr. Prathish K. P., CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Sustainable Solutions for Environmental and Food Safety

14:50 – 15:00              NIIST Tech Lecture -7 

                                    Dr. B. Krishnakumar, CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram

                                    Ex-situ Remediation Process for Purifying Contaminated Ground Water

15:00– 15:30               Invited Lecture -23

                                    Dr. E. Bhoje Gowd, CSIR-NIIST, India

                                    Hierarchical Assemblies of Supramolecular Block Copolymers and Star-Shaped Poly(Lactides)

Session 13                  Chair: Prof. Somobrata Acharya, IACS Kolkata, India

 

15:30 – 16:30              Flash Presentations

 

16:30 – 16:50              Tea/Coffee     

 

16:50 – 17:30              Valedictory Function and Award Ceremony

 

17:30                           Departure