Friday, September 7, 2018
NIT Campus P.O, Calicut Mukkam Road,
Kattangal, Kozhikode, Kerala 673601, India
ACS on Campus, the American Chemical Society’s flagship outreach program, is proud to partner with National Institute of Technology Calicut on September 7! Our sessions will introduce you to publishing and informatics processes, and contribute to your professional development. You’ll benefit from exposure to ACS editors and networking opportunities with local professionals and your peers.
The event is FREE and open to all students studying the sciences – not just chemistry! Registration is recommended.
Check back soon for program announcements.
Top 10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing
Peer Review: Why, How to, and What Not to Do
Q&A with the ACS Editors
SciFinder for Research in Academics
“Reactions between nanoparticles” from Prof. Thalappil Pradeep
Communicating Science in Popular Writing Format from Prof. Abhishek Dey
Abhishek Dey, Ph.D.
Associate Editor, ACS Catalysis
Associate Professor, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
Abhishek Dey was born in Calcutta where he did his BSc in the Presidency College. After completing his MSc at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, he did his PhD from Stanford University, CA, USA, in 2007 with Prof. Edward I. Solomon. After two years of postdoctoral work with Prof. James P. Collman he joined IACS in June 2009 where he is now an Associate Professor. He is the recipient of ACS division of inorganic chemistry young investigator award, SPP Young investigator award and he has been young associate of the Indian Academy of Science, Bangalore. He has served as editorial advisory board member to Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Communications, ACS Catalysis and Journal of Biological Inorganic Chemistry. Currently he is serving as an associate editor of ACS Catalysis. He is an inorganic chemist interested in generation, storage and transfer of energy. A combination of synthesis, self-assembly, spectroscopy, electrochemistry and electronic structure calculations are used to attain these research goals.
Thalappil Pradeep, Ph.D.
Associate Editor, ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering
Deepak Parekh Institute Chair Professor and Professor of Chemistry at the the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India
Thalappil Pradeep is an Institute Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India. He is the Deepak Parekh Institute Chair Professor and is also a Professor of Chemistry. He studied at the University of Calicut, Indian Institute of Science, UC Berkeley and Purdue. His research interests are in molecular and nanoscale materials and he develops instrumentation for such studies. He is an author of over 400 scientific papers and is an inventor in over 90 patents or patent applications. In addition to the work on advanced materials, he is involved in the development of affordable technologies for drinking water purification and some of them have been commercialized. His pesticide removal technology is estimated to have reached about 7.5 million people. Along with his associates, he has incubated four companies and two of them have production units. His arsenic removal technology, approved for national implementation, is delivering arsenic free water to about 600,000 people every day.