Professional Details

Work Experience: Assistant Professor, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education (Jan 2019 to present)

Orcid ID: 0000-0002-4199-1950

Examinership: Internal examiner for M.Sc. Occupational Health & Industrial Safety

Contact Details

Phone number: 8220123031

Email Official: gshikku@gmail.com

Email Personal: gshikku@gmail.com

Research – Major Research Areas

  • Nanosciecne and Technology, Surface and Interface Science, Photo-catalytic activity, Nano diagnosis

Research – List of Publications

  • K. Jeyasubramanian, M. Muthuselvi, G. S. Hikku, & E. Muthusankar, “”Improving electrochemical performance of reduced graphene oxide by counteracting its aggregation through intercalation of nanoparticles””, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 549 (2019) 22-32.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, R. V. William, P. Thiruramanathan, G. S. Hikku, M. Vimal Kumar, B. Ashima, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy & Hiroya Ikeda, “”Dielectric and Magnetic Properties of Nanoporous Nickel Doped Zinc Oxide for Spintronic Applications””, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 485 (2019) 27-35.
  • R. B. Jeen Robert, G. S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian, J Jacobjose & R. Malkiya Rasalin Prince, “”ZnO nanoparticles impregnated polymer composite as superhydrophobic anti-corrosive coating for Aluminium-6061 alloy””, Materials Research Express, 6 (2019) 075705.
  • V.S. Benitha, K. Jeyasubramanian, R. Mala & G.S. Hikku, “New sol-gel synthesis of NiO anti-bacterial nano-pigment and its application as health care coating”, Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, 16 (2019) 59-70.
  • G.S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian, J. Jacobjose, P. Thiruramanathan, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy & Hiroya Ikeda, “Alkyd resin based hydrophilic self-cleaning surface with self-refreshing behaviour as single step durable coating”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 531 (2018) 628-641.
  • V.S. Prabhin, K. Jeyasubramanian, I. Jeyaseeli Rashmic, G.S. Hikku, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy & Hiroya Ikeda, “Investigation of Electrochemical capacitance of 18k nanoporous current collector incorporated MnO2”, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 220 (2018) 128-136.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, E. Muthusankar, G.S. Hikku & N. Selvakumar, “Improved thermal and fire retardant behavior of polyvinyl alcohol matrix using nanocomposites”, International Journal of Nanoscience, In press.
  • C.F. John, R.C. Paul, S.C.E. Singh, J. Jacob Jose, T. Ramkumar, G.S. Hikku, R.K. Sharma & P. Sengottuvel, “Corrosion behavior of ZrC particles reinforcement with Al-12Si composites by weight loss method using acidic media”, Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences: Technical Sciences, 66 (2018) 9-16.
  • P. Thiruramanathan, A. Marikani, S. Ravi, D. Madhavan & G.S. Hikku*, “Fabrication of miniaturized high bandwidth dielectric resonator on patch (DRoP) antenna using high dielectric CaCu3Ti4O12 nanoparticles”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 747 (2018) 1033-1042.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, V.S. Prabhin, G.S. Hikku & A.V.M Preethi, “Investigation of super-capacitive nature of reduced graphene oxide nano mesh grown over 18 k gold foil using wings of Parides iphidamas as biological template”, Materials Research Bulletin, 98 (2018) 25-33.
  • V. S. Benitha, K. Jeyasubramanian & G. S. Hikku, “”Investigation of anti-corrosion ability of nano mixed metal oxide pigment dispersed alkyd coating and its optimization for A36 steel””, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 721 (2017), 563-576
  • G.S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian, A. Venugopal, & Rahul Ghosh, “Corrosion resistance behaviour of graphene/polyvinyl alcohol nano-composite for Aluminium-2219 alloy”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 716 (2017), 259-269.
  • G.S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian & S. Vignesh Kumar, “Nanoporous MgO as self-cleaning and anti-bacterial pigment for alkyd based coating”, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 52 (2017), 168-178.
  • G.S. Hikku & K. Jeyasubramanian, “Self-cleaning behaviour of alkyd coating impregnated with mixed metal oxides of Zn and Sn”, Ceramics International, 43 (2017), 5338-5342.
  • Whitelin Annie Bala, V.S. Benitha, K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku, M. Govindasamy & Padmavathy Sankar, “Investigation of anti-bacterial activity and cytotoxicity of calcium fluoride nanoparticles”, Journal of Fluorine Chemistry, 193 (2017), 38-44.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku & M. Sivashakthi, “Synthesis, characterization and photo-catalytic studies of mixed metal oxides of nano ZnO and SnOx” Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 51 (2016), 25-32.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku, A.V.M. Preethi, V.S. Benitha & N. Selvakumar, “Fabrication of water repellent cotton fabric by coating nano particle impregnated hydrophobic additives and its characterization”, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 37 (2016), 180-189.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, U.U.G. Thoppey, G.S. Hikku, N. Selvakumar, A. Subramania & K. Krishnamoorthy, “Enhancement in growth rate and productivity of spinach grown in hydroponics with iron oxide nanoparticles”, RSC Advances, 6 (2016), 15451-15459.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku & R. Krishna Sharma, “Photo-catalytic degradation of methyl violet dye using zinc oxide nano particles prepared by a novel precipitation method and its anti-bacterial activities”, Journal of Water Process Engineering, 8 (2015), 35-44.

Reviewer for Scientific Journals / Research Proposals

  • Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, International Journal of Nanoscience
  • 3 Presented 1 Resource Person

Major Awards/Honours and Fellowships

  • Senior Research Fellow for ISRO-RESPOND funded project titled “Graphene reinforced nanocomposite paint for corrosion protection against light alloys of Aluminium and Magnesium”.
Research and Publication

Research – Major Research Areas

  • Nanosciecne and Technology, Surface and Interface Science, Photo-catalytic activity, Nano diagnosis

Research – List of Publications

  • K. Jeyasubramanian, M. Muthuselvi, G. S. Hikku, & E. Muthusankar, “”Improving electrochemical performance of reduced graphene oxide by counteracting its aggregation through intercalation of nanoparticles””, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 549 (2019) 22-32.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, R. V. William, P. Thiruramanathan, G. S. Hikku, M. Vimal Kumar, B. Ashima, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy & Hiroya Ikeda, “”Dielectric and Magnetic Properties of Nanoporous Nickel Doped Zinc Oxide for Spintronic Applications””, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 485 (2019) 27-35.
  • R. B. Jeen Robert, G. S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian, J Jacobjose & R. Malkiya Rasalin Prince, “”ZnO nanoparticles impregnated polymer composite as superhydrophobic anti-corrosive coating for Aluminium-6061 alloy””, Materials Research Express, 6 (2019) 075705.
  • V.S. Benitha, K. Jeyasubramanian, R. Mala & G.S. Hikku, “New sol-gel synthesis of NiO anti-bacterial nano-pigment and its application as health care coating”, Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, 16 (2019) 59-70.
  • G.S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian, J. Jacobjose, P. Thiruramanathan, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy & Hiroya Ikeda, “Alkyd resin based hydrophilic self-cleaning surface with self-refreshing behaviour as single step durable coating”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 531 (2018) 628-641.
  • V.S. Prabhin, K. Jeyasubramanian, I. Jeyaseeli Rashmic, G.S. Hikku, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy & Hiroya Ikeda, “Investigation of Electrochemical capacitance of 18k nanoporous current collector incorporated MnO2”, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 220 (2018) 128-136.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, E. Muthusankar, G.S. Hikku & N. Selvakumar, “Improved thermal and fire retardant behavior of polyvinyl alcohol matrix using nanocomposites”, International Journal of Nanoscience, In press.
  • C.F. John, R.C. Paul, S.C.E. Singh, J. Jacob Jose, T. Ramkumar, G.S. Hikku, R.K. Sharma & P. Sengottuvel, “Corrosion behavior of ZrC particles reinforcement with Al-12Si composites by weight loss method using acidic media”, Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences: Technical Sciences, 66 (2018) 9-16.
  • P. Thiruramanathan, A. Marikani, S. Ravi, D. Madhavan & G.S. Hikku*, “Fabrication of miniaturized high bandwidth dielectric resonator on patch (DRoP) antenna using high dielectric CaCu3Ti4O12 nanoparticles”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 747 (2018) 1033-1042.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, V.S. Prabhin, G.S. Hikku & A.V.M Preethi, “Investigation of super-capacitive nature of reduced graphene oxide nano mesh grown over 18 k gold foil using wings of Parides iphidamas as biological template”, Materials Research Bulletin, 98 (2018) 25-33.
  • V. S. Benitha, K. Jeyasubramanian & G. S. Hikku, “”Investigation of anti-corrosion ability of nano mixed metal oxide pigment dispersed alkyd coating and its optimization for A36 steel””, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 721 (2017), 563-576
  • G.S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian, A. Venugopal, & Rahul Ghosh, “Corrosion resistance behaviour of graphene/polyvinyl alcohol nano-composite for Aluminium-2219 alloy”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 716 (2017), 259-269.
  • G.S. Hikku, K. Jeyasubramanian & S. Vignesh Kumar, “Nanoporous MgO as self-cleaning and anti-bacterial pigment for alkyd based coating”, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 52 (2017), 168-178.
  • G.S. Hikku & K. Jeyasubramanian, “Self-cleaning behaviour of alkyd coating impregnated with mixed metal oxides of Zn and Sn”, Ceramics International, 43 (2017), 5338-5342.
  • Whitelin Annie Bala, V.S. Benitha, K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku, M. Govindasamy & Padmavathy Sankar, “Investigation of anti-bacterial activity and cytotoxicity of calcium fluoride nanoparticles”, Journal of Fluorine Chemistry, 193 (2017), 38-44.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku & M. Sivashakthi, “Synthesis, characterization and photo-catalytic studies of mixed metal oxides of nano ZnO and SnOx” Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 51 (2016), 25-32.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku, A.V.M. Preethi, V.S. Benitha & N. Selvakumar, “Fabrication of water repellent cotton fabric by coating nano particle impregnated hydrophobic additives and its characterization”, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 37 (2016), 180-189.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, U.U.G. Thoppey, G.S. Hikku, N. Selvakumar, A. Subramania & K. Krishnamoorthy, “Enhancement in growth rate and productivity of spinach grown in hydroponics with iron oxide nanoparticles”, RSC Advances, 6 (2016), 15451-15459.
  • K. Jeyasubramanian, G.S. Hikku & R. Krishna Sharma, “Photo-catalytic degradation of methyl violet dye using zinc oxide nano particles prepared by a novel precipitation method and its anti-bacterial activities”, Journal of Water Process Engineering, 8 (2015), 35-44.

Reviewer for Scientific Journals / Research Proposals

  • Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, International Journal of Nanoscience
Conferences - Papers presented
Awards, Achievements & Fellowships

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