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Accepted Publication:Isomerism in supramolecular adducts of atomically precise nanoparticles. (Oct-10-2018) Accepted Publication:Thirty-fold photoluminescence enhancement induced by secondary ligands in monolayer protected silver clusters. (Sep-29-2018) Accepted Publication:Interconversions of structural isomers of [PdAu8(PPh3)8]2+ and [Au9(PPh3)8]3+ revealed by ion mobility mass spectrometry. ( Sep-14-2018) Accepted Publication:Atomically precise cluster-based white light emitters. (Sep-13-2018) Accepted Patent:New US patent issued: Detection of quantity of water flow using quantum clusters. (Aug-07-2018) Accepted Patent:New US patent issued: Reduced graphene oxide-based-composites for the purification of water. (Aug-08-2018) Accepted Publication:Monolayer protected noble metal clusters as potential standards for negative ion mass spectrometry. (Sep-01-2018) Accepted Publication:Holey MoS2 nanosheets with photocatalytic metal rich edges by ambient electrospray deposition for solar water disinfection. (Aug-08-2018) Accepted Publication:Detection of [Au25(PET)18(O2)n]- (n=1,2,3) species by mass spectrometry. (Aug-05-2018) Accepted Publication:Electrohydrodynamic assembly of ambient ion-derived nanoparticles to nanosheets at liquid surfaces. ( Jul-16-2018) Accepted Publication:Bent keto form of Curcumin, preferential stabilization of enol by Piperine, and isomers of Curcumin∩Cyclodextrin complexes: Insights from ion mobility mass spectrometry. (Jul-11-2018) Accepted Publication:Species-specific uptake of arsenic on confined metastable 2-line ferrihydrite: A combined Raman-XPS investigation of the adsorption mechanis. (Jun-15-2018) Accepted Publication:Patterned nanobrush nature mimics with unprecedented water harvesting efficiency. (Jun-08-2018) Accepted Publication:Towards atomically precise luminescent Ag2S clusters separable by thin layer chromatography. (May-11-2018) Accepted Publication:Polymorphism of [Ag29(BDT)12(TPP)4]3- cluster: Interactions of secondary ligands and their effect on solid state luminescence. (May-07-2018) Accepted Publication:Metals in urine in relation to the prevalence of pre-diabetes, diabetes and atherosclerosis in rural india. ( Mar-30-2018) Accepted Publication:Atomically precise nanocluster assemblies encapsulating plasmonic gold nanorods. (Mar-23-2018) Accepted Publication:Synthesis of silicon nanoparticles from rice husk and their use as sustainable fluorophores for white light emission. (Mar-10-2018) Accepted Publication:Detection of hydrocarbons by laser assisted paper spray ionization mass spectrometry (LAPSI MS). (Mar-09-2018) Accepted Publication:Fabrication of a waterborne durable superhydrophobic material functioning in air and under oil. ( Feb-22-2018) Accepted Publication:Fullerene Functionalized Monolayer Protected Silver Clusters: [Ag29(BDT)12(C60)n]3- (n=1-9). (Feb-14-2018) Accepted Publication:Probing the mechanical response of luminescent dithiol protected Ag29(BDT)12(TPP)4 cluster crystals. (Feb-05-2018) Prof. T. Pradeep has been chosen for the 'TWAS Prize' in Chemistry for the year 2018. ( Dec-13-2017) Accepted Publication:Rapid reaction of MoS2 nanosheets with Pb2+ and Pb4+ ions in solution. ( Dec-14-2017) Accepted Publication:Propane and Propane-Water Interactions: A Study at Cryogenic Temperatures. (Dec-12-2017) Accepted Publication:Early detection of biofouling on water purification membranes by ambient ionization mass spectrometry Imaging. (Dec-06-2017) Accepted Publication:An aqueous composition for lubricant free, robust, slippery, transparent coatings on diverse substrates. ( Nov-06-2017) Accepted Publication:Reactivity of monolayer protected silver clusters towards excess ligand: A calorimetric study. (Oct-31-2017) Accepted Publication:Organic solvent-free fabrication of durable and multifunctional superhydrophobic paper from waterborne fluorinated cellulose nanofiber building blocks. (Oct-23-2017) Accepted Publication:Sequential dihydrogen desorption from hydride protected atomically precise silver clusters and the formation of naked clusters in the gas phase. ( Oct-17-2017) Accepted Publication:Dual probe sensors using atomically precise noble metal clusters. (Oct-11-2017) Accepted Publication:Catalytic paper spray ionization mass spectrometry with metal nanotubes and the detection of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) (Oct-06-2017) Accepted Publication:Probing coordination complexes by carbon nanotube-assisted low voltage paper spray ionization mass spectrometry. ( Sep-20-2017) Accepted Publication:Structure-reactivity correlations in metal atom substitutions of monolayer protected noble metal alloy clusters. (Sep-18-2017) Accepted Publication:Unusual accumulation of silver in the aleurone layer of an Indian rice (Oryza sativa) landrace and sustainable extraction of the metal. (Jul-28-2017) Dr. K. R. Krishnadas has been awarded Prof. Langmuir Prize for the Best Thesis in Physical and Theoretical Chemistry. (Jul-21-2017) Sandeep Bose wins the ACS Best Poster award at CRSI held at IICT Hyderabad. (Jul-19-2017) Accepted Publication:Interparticle reactions: An emerging direction in nanomaterials chemistry. (Jul-10-2017) Prof. Pradeep delivered the Sixth Lecture of the Roddam Narasimha Distinguished Lecture Series at IIT Gandhinagar. (Jun-06-2017) Accepted Publication:Au22Ir3(PET)18 : An unusual alloy cluster through inter-cluster reaction. (Jun-06-2017) Accepted Publication:Isomerism in monolayer protected silver cluster ions: An ion mobility-mass spectrometry approach. (Jun-01-2017) Accepted Publication: Gold-induced unfolding of lysozyme: Towards the formation of luminescent clusters. (May-31-2017) Accepted Publication: Green synthesis of protein protected fluorescent gold nanoclusters (AuNCs): Reducing the size of the AuNCs by partially occupying the Ca2+ site by La3+ in apo-α-lactalbumin and the utility of AuNCs in sensing Hg2+. (May-18-2017) Accepted Publication: Manifestation of geometric and electronic shell structures of metal clusters in intercluster reactions. ( May-17-2017 Accepted Publication: [Ag59(2,5-DCBT)32]3-: A new cluster and a precursor for three well-known clusters. (May-16-2017) Accepted Publication: Atomically precise clusters of noble metals: Emerging link between atoms and nanoparticles. (May-15-2017) Accepted Publication: Synergistic Effects in Green Extraction of Noble Metals and Its Consequences. ( May-02-2017) Accepted Publication: Atomically precise transformations and millimeter scale patterning of nanoscale assemblies by ambient electrospray deposition. (Apr-25-2017) Professor Pradeep is the first occupant of the Deepak Parekh Institute Chair. The chair was inaugurated on ( Apr-12-2017) Ramesh Kumar and Anupam Chandra won a Gandhiyan Young Technological Innovation Award under “More from Less for Many” category during Festival of Innovation - 2017 at Rashtrapati Bhavan. ( Mar-05-2017) Biswajit Mondal received the best poster prize of the American Chemical Society at the CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry 2017. ( Feb-06-2017)

About Pradeep. T

Prof Thalappil Pradeep is an Institute professor and Professor of chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He is also an Institute Chair Professor. Pradeep was born on July 8, 1963. He earned a PhD degree in chemical physics working with Professors C. N. R. Rao and M. S. Hegde at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Subsequently, he spent about two years as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of California, Berkeley and Purdue University, Indiana. Since then, he has been working at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, where he is a full professor. He also held visiting positions at Purdue University, Leiden University, in the Netherlands, EPFL, Switzerland, the Institute of Chemistry, Taiwan, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea and the University of Hyogo, Japan.

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Isomerism in supramolecular adducts of atomically precise nanoparticles, Abhijit Nag, Papri Chakraborty, Ganesan Paramasivam, Mohammad Bodiuzzaman, Ganapati Natarajan, and T. Pradeep.

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018 (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b08767)(Just Accepted)
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Thirty-fold photoluminescence enhancement induced by secondary ligands in monolayer protected silver clusters, Esma Khatun, Atanu Ghosh, Papri Chakraborty, Priya Singh, Mohammad Bodiuzzaman, Ganesan Paramasivam, Ganapati Nataranjan, Jyotirmoy Ghosh, Samir Kumar Pal, and T. Pradeep,

Nanoscale, 2018. (Just Accepted)
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Interconversions of structural isomers of [PdAu8(PPh3)8]2+ and [Au9(PPh3)8]3+ revealed by ion mobility mass spectrometry, Keisuke Hirata, Papri Chakraborty, Abhijit Nag, Shinjiro Takano, Kiichirou Koyasu, T. Pradeep, and Tatsuya Tsukuda,

, J. Phys. Chem. C., 2018. (Just Accepted)
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