Publications

Selected International Journals

  1. Pankaj Sharma, Ramnit Kaur, Chinnappan Baskar, Wook-Jin Chung.Removal of methylene blue from aqueous waste using rice husk and rice husk ash. Desalination2010,259 (1-3), 249-257. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.desal.2010.03.044
  2. Fitrilawati, F.; Renu, R.; Baskar, C.; Xu, G.; Chan, H.S.O.; Valiyaveettil, S.; Tamada, K.; Knoll, W. Langmuir-Blodgett-Kuhn and Self-Assembled Films of Asymmetrically Substituted Poly(paraphenylene). Langmuir,2005.21 (26), 12146 -12152. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/la0505667
  3. Fitrilawati, F.; Baskar, C.; Valiyaveettil, S.; Ji, W.; Elim, H. I.; He, J. Photo-physical and nonlinear-optical properties of new polymer: hydroxylated pyridyl para-phenylene. J. Phys. Chem. B, 2003, 107(40), 11043-11047. http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/jp0347116

        

International Symposium/Preprints

  1. Beltran, A. B.; Cascon, H.; Vivas, E.; Min, D.; Baskar, C.; Chung, W. J. Pervaporative Recovery of Butanol from Aqueous Solution using Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS)/Dimethylphenyl Silane modified Fumed Silica (Si-DMPS) Membranes. Korean Membrane Society Symposium.

  2. Ravindranath, R.; Valiyaveettil, S.; Baskar, C.; Putra, A.; Fitrilawati, F.; Knoll, W. Design and Characterization of Nanoarchitectures from Multifunctional Polyparaphenylenes. Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc.2003,776, Q11.5.1-Q11.5.5.
  3. Valiyaveettil, S.; Baskar, C. A Novel class of polyphenylenes: Synthesis and Characterization. Polymeric Materials: Science & Engineering 2001,84, 1079-1080.

  4. Valiyaveettil, S.; Baskar, C.; Wenmiao, S. A Novel blue light emitting polyhydroxy polyparaphenylenes. Polymer Preprints2001, 42(1), 432-433.

Theses

  1. Baskar, C. Synthesis and Fine-tuning the Emission Properties of New Amphiphilic Conjugated Polymers. PhD Thesis, Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore. 2004.

  2. Baskar, C. Determination of Trace Amounts of Zinc Using Liquid Scintillation Counting. Master Thesis, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras), Chennai, India. 1997.

Manuals

  1. Baskar, C. Organic Chemistry Laboratory Manual for M. Sc. Chemistry (Honors), Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, India. (2007 & 2008)

  2. Baskar, C.; Sambher, S.Organic Chemistry Laboratory Manual for M. Sc. Chemistry, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, India. (2007)

  3. Baskar, C. Organic Chemistry Laboratory Manual for M. Sc. Chemistry, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, India. (2006)

  4. Baskar, C.; Sambher, S. Organic Chemistry Laboratory Manual for B. Sc. Biotechnology (Honors), Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, India. (2007)

  5. Baskar, C.; Sambher, S. Organic Chemistry Laboratory Manual for B. Sc. Biotechnology, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, India. (2006 & 2007)

 

Research Project Proposal Lecture

  • Baskar, C. The art of conjugated polymers. Presented for deliver a pre-proposal presentation on Molecular Electronics, Conducting Polymer Electronics and Non-invasive and other Biosensors, Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India to be scheduled on BARC, Bombay on May 22 � 23, 2008.

Invited Lectures or Seminars

  1. Baskar, C. Green Selective Transformations of Functionalized Carbonyls. Presented for National Conference on Green Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat, Gujarat. February 6 � 8, 2009.
  2. Baskar, C. Research Methodology and Development. Presented for Facultyin the Department of Pharmacy, Lovely Institute of Technology, Phagwara, Punjab, India. December 26, 2008.
  3. Baskar, C. Chromatography and Its Application. Presented for Undergraduate Studentsin the Department of Applied Sciences and Department of Engineering, CT Institute of Engineering, Management and Technology, Shahpur, Jalandhar, Punjab, India. April 17, 2008.
  4. Baskar, C. Green Chemical Transformations: Novel Synthetic Routes to Design Drug Molecules. Presented for Facultyin the Department of Pharmacy, Lovely Institute of Technology, Phagwara, Punjab, India. February 23, 2008.
  5. Baskar, C. Chromatography. Presented for Undergraduate Studentsin the Department of Applied Sciences and Department of Engineering, CT Institute of Engineering, Management and Technology, Shahpur, Jalandhar, Punjab, India. November 16, 2007.
  6. Baskar, C. Green Chemical Transformation: A Novel Chemoselective Reduction of Carbonyl Moieties Using Eco-Friendly Reagents. Workshop on "Green Chemistry: The Sustainable Synthesis of Fine Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals." sponsored by Department of Science Technology (DST), National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Punjab, India. September 3-4, 2007.
  7. Baskar, C. Science and Society, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India. April 9, 2007
  8. Baskar, C. Pedagogy: New Initiatives�.for Chemistry Department, Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab, India. October 25, 2006.
  9. Baskar, C. As I Remember: Science, Religion, and Philosophy. Presented for Pursuit of Higher Degrees in the Faculty of Science, National University of Singapore, Singapore. September 12, 2001.

Workshops Attended

  1. Baskar, C. Production of biofuels and finechemicals from biomass. Jinju National University, South Korea. April 15, 2010.

  2. Baskar, C.Professional Development Workshop for Faculty organized by Canadian Education Centre Network and Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab. September 27, 2008.

  3. Baskar, C.Regional Seminar on Intellectual Property and Innovation Management in Knowledge Era, National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, Punjab, Organized by National Research Development Corporation (A Govt. of India Enterprise), New Delhi. March 28-29, 2008. (Invited)

  4. Baskar, C.Faculty Induction Training Program organized by National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur HP under Networking Scheme of TEQIP at Lovely Institute of Technology, Phagwara, Punjab. October 28-29, 2006.

  5. Baskar, C.Professional Development Workshop for Faculty of Lovely Professional University organized by Canadian Education Centre Network and Lovely Professional University, Phagwara, Punjab. August 29 - September 1, 2006.

  6. Baskar, C. Indo-US Science and Technology Forum Workshop on Green Chemistry, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India. November 17-20, 2003. (Advisory Committee)

  7. Baskar, C. IUPACCHEMRAWN XIV Conference and the Green Chemistry Pre-Conference Workshop, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado. USA, June 6-14, 2001. (Invited)

  8. Baskar, C. IUPACCHEMRAWN XIV Conference and the Green Chemistry Pre-Conference Workshop, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado. USA, June 6-14, 2001. (Invited)