Dr. S. Vasudevan

Industrial Chemistry & Electrochemistry

Alagappa University Karaikudi, India



1995 Ph.D., Industrial Chemistry – Electrochemistry, Alagappa University Karaikudi

1988 M.Sc., Industrial Chemistry – Electrochemistry, Alagappa University Karaikudi

1986 B.Sc., Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai


  1. Enhanced removal of Cephalosporins Based Antibiotics (CBA) from water by one-pot electrosynthesed Mg(OH)2: A combined theoretical and experimental study to pilot scale.P. Aarthi, R. Kamaraj, S. Vasudevan* New Journal of Chemistry 41 (2017) 4518 – 4530.
  2. Dodecyl sulfate chain anchored bio-char to sequester triaryl methane dyes: Equilibrium, kinetics, and adsorption mechanism.S. Mohammad Wabaidur, M.Ali Khan, S.Vasudevan M. RazaSiddiqui, Z. Abdullah Alothman, M. Saad Al-Ghamdi, I.H. Al-Sohami Desalination and Water Treatment 67 (2017) 357-370.
  3. Eco-friendly and easily prepared Graphene Nanosheets for Safe Drinking Water: Removal of Chlorophenoxyacetic Acid Herbicides.R. Kamaraj, P. Aarthi, M. Rajiv Gandhi, A. Shibayama, S. Vasudevan* ChemistrySelect 2 (2017) 342-355.
  4. Eco-friendly and facile integrated biological-cum-photo assisted electrooxidation process for degradation of textile wastewater.A. Priyadharshini, S. Vasudevan, Sergio Ferro, G. Rajagopal Water Research 93 (2016) 230-241.
  5. Facile one-pot synthesis of nano-zinc hydroxide by electro-dissolution of zinc sacrificial anode and their application towards adsorption of Th4+, U4+ and Ce4+ from aqueous solution R. Kamaraj and S.Vasudevan* Research on Chemical Intermediates 42 (2016) 4077-4095.
  6. Facile one-pot electrosynthesis of Al(OH)3 - kinetics and equilibrium modeling for adsorption of 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid from aqueous solution. R. Kamaraj and S. Vasudevan* New Journal of Chemistry 40 (2016) 2249 – 2258.
  7. Adsorption kinetics, isotherms and thermodynamic studies for Hg2+ adsorption from aqueous medium using alizarin red-S loaded amberlite IRA-400 resin Mu. Naushad, S. Vasudevan , G. Sharma, A. Kumar, Z.A. ALOthman Desalination and Water Treatment 57 (2016) 18551–18559.
  8. Kinetics, thermodynamics and isotherm modeling for removal of nitrate from liquids by facile one-pot electrosynthesized nano zinc hydroxide R. Kamaraj, P. Aarthi, S. Jayakiruba, Mu. Naushad and S. Vasudevan Journal of Molecular Liquids 215 (2016) 204–211.
  9. Adsorption of herbicide 2-(2,4-dichlorophenoxy) propanic acid by electrochemically generated aluminum hydroxide: an alternate to chemical dosing. R. Kamaraj, D.J. Davidson, G.Sozhan and S.Vasudevan* RSC Advances 5 (2015) 39799 – 39809.
  10. New Insight into Understand the Enhanced Photoconductivity Properties of Ti (O2) Plate Spurted with Al2O3 for Water Oxidation R. Venkatkarthick, G.V.M. Kiruthika, D. Jonas Davidson, S. Ravichandran, G. Sozhan, S. Vasudevan* ChemistrySelect 1 (2016) 5037 – 5041.
  11. 1-Nitronapthalene as a cathode material for magnesium reserve batteries. R.Thirunakaran, S. Vasudevan, A. Sivashanmugam, Gopu Kumar and N. Muniyandi. J. Power sources, 58 (1996) 213.

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