Srilakshmi Chilukoti

Srilakshmi Chilukoti

Associate Professor,HOD, Chemistry, GSS, BLR

Ph. D.
Email ID
Ph. D.
Research Areas
  • Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Nanomaterials
  • Removal of pollutants from water
  • Biomass to chemicals and fuels


Degree NameInstitute & College nameYear of Graduation/Award
Studies on metal phosphate supported ammoxidation catalystsIndian Institute of Chemical Technology IICT2005
M.ScUniveristy Science College2000
B.ScAndhra Jateeya Kalasala1998


DesignationOrganizationFrom DateTo Date
Associate ProfessorGITAM, BANGALORE11-06-201903-11-2022
HODGITAM, BANGALORE30-09-202103-11-2022
Assistant ProfessorGITAM, BANGALORE31-10-201710-06-2019
INSPIRE FACULTYIndian Institute of Science (IISc)01-02-201330-10-2017
Associate ProfessorMVJ college of Engineering08-08-201216-01-2013
Research ScientistInstitute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences06-10-200623-08-2011
Post doctoral fellowEindhoven University of Technology01-09-200401-09-2006


Award nameAward OrganizationAwarded year
Inspire Faculty AwardDepartment of Science and Technology2012
Senior Research FellowCSIR2004
NET-Lecture ShipCSIR-UGC2001
Junior Research FellowIICT-CSIR2000

An Efficient Vanadia Supported SrTiO3 Nanocatalyst for the Selective Oxidation of Benzylalcohol to BenzaldehydeChemistrySelect, Web of science, APR-2020, 5, 4500-4508

Enhanced adsorption of Congo red on microwave synthesized layered ZnAldouble hydroxides and its adsorption behaviour using mixture of dyes from aqueous solutionInorganic Chemistry Communications, Web of science, -2019, 100, 107-117

Structural Studies of Multifunctional SrTiO3 NanocatalystSynthesized by Microwave and Oxalate Methods Its Catalytic Application for Condensation, Hydrogenation, and Amination ReactionsACS OMEGA, Web of science, -2018, 3, 10503-10512

Microwave Synthesis of Perovskite based High Surface area SrTiO3 Nanoparticles Application for Adsorption of Congo red dye in WaterNanotechnology letters, Others, -2018, 2, 1-6

Synthesis, Characterization, Antibacterial Activity and In Vitro Cytotoxicity of Dy and FeDoped Hydroxyapatite NanomaterialsInternational Journal of Nanomaterials and Nanostructure, Others, -2018, 4, 46-58

Structure and Catalytic Activity of CrDoped BaTiO3 Nanocatalysts Synthesized by Conventional Oxalate and Microwave Assisted Hydrothermal MethodsInorganic chemistry, Web of science, -2016, 5, 4795-4805

Agdoped hydroxyapatite as efficient adsorbent for removal of Congo red dye from aqueous solution Synthesis, kinetic and equilibrium adsorption isotherm analysisMicroporous and Mesoporous Materials, Web of science, -2016, 219, 134-144

Effective Degradation of Aqueous Nitrobenzene Using the SrFeO3 Photocatalyst under UV Illumination and Its Kinetics and Mechanistic StudiesIndustrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, Web of science, -2015, 54, 7800-7810

Effect of the nature of a transition metal dopant in BaTiO3 perovskite on the catalytic reduction of nitrobenzeneRSC Advances, Web of science, -2015, 5, 45965-45967

Mixture of Fuels Approach for the Synthesis of SrFeO3 Nanocatalyst and Its Impact on the Catalytic Reduction of NitrobenzeneInorganic chemistry, Web of science, -2014, 53, 12178-12185

A highly efficient iron doped BaTiO3 nanocatalyst for the catalytic reduction of nitrobenzene to azoxybenzeneRSC Advances, Web of science, -2014, 4 , 18881-18884

Voltammetric Ultra Trace Determination of Uranium Method Development, Application and Validationjournal of engineering science and technology management, Others, -2013, 2, 39-42

A novel method of synthesis for the ammonium salt of 12molybdophosphoric acidon AlPO4 Its structure and catalytic activity for ammoxidation of 2methylpyrazine to 2cyanopyrazinejournal of engineering science and technology management, Others, -2013, 2, 25-33

Synthesis and Characterization of Bifunctional Ethenylene Bridged Mesoporous OrganoaluminosilicatesNanoScience and Nanotechnology letters, Web of science, -2011, 3, 497-502

The observation of the ammonium salt of 12molybdophosphoric acid by in situ Raman spectroscopy during solidstate synthesis. Spectral analysis and reconstruction by band target entropy minimization (BTEM) algorithmInorganic chemistry, Web of science, -2009, 48, 1967-1973

Hydroisomerization of nheptane on Pt promoted phosphomolybdate catalystJournal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering , Google scholar, -2009, 3, 36-43

Catalytic MeerweinPonndorfVerley reductions over mesoporous silica supports Rational design of hydrophobic mesoporous silica for enhanced stability of aluminum doped mesoporous catalystsJournal of Molecular Catalysis A, Web of science, -2009, 301, 118-126

Ammoxidation activity of insitu synthesized ammonium salt of molybdophosphoric acid on VOPO4 catalystsCatalysis Today , Web of science, -2009, 141, 337-343

Pure component spectral analysis of surface adsorbed species measured under real conditions. BTEM DRIFTS study of CO and NO reaction over a PdAl2O3 catalystPhysical Chemistry and Chemical Physics, Web of science, -2008, 10, 5510-5520

DRIFTS study on the decomposition mechanism of Mn Acetylacetonates supported on SBA15Topics in Catalysis, Web of science, -2008, 49, 209-215

Effect of method of preparation on the activity and selectivity of iron phosphate catalyst in the ammoxidation of 2methyl pyrazineCatalysis Today , Web of science, -2008, 131, 393-401

Effect of PFe ratio on the structure and ammoxidation functionality of FePO CatalystsApplied Catalysis A, Web of science, -2008, 334, 10-19

Kinetic and spectroscopic study of methane combustion over Mn2O3 nanocrystal catalystsJournal of Catalysis, Web of science, -2008, 253, 261-268

Spectral reconstruction of surface adsorbed species using band target entropy minimization. Application to CO and NO reaction over a PtAl2O3 catalyst using in situ DRIFT spectroscopyPhysical Chemistry and Chemical Physics, Web of science, -2008, 10, 3535-3547

Bridging the gap between Micropores and Mesopores by the controlled transformation of Bifunctional Periodic Mesoporous SilicasMicroporous and Mesoporous Materials, Web of science, -2008, 108, 29-40

Sulfonic acid functionalized mesoporous silicas and organosilicas Synthesis, characterization and catalytic applicationsJournal of Molecular Catalysis A, Web of science, -2007, 274, 153-158

Observation of the Reversible PhaseTransformation of Mn2O3 Nanocrystals during the Catalytic Combustion of Methane by in situ Raman SpectroscopyJournal of Physical Chemistry C, Web of science, -2007, 111, 2830-2833

Fourier Transform Raman spectral measurements of powdered quaternary mixtures of organic compounds. Exceptional pure component spectral reconstruction using bandtarget entropy minimization (BTEM)Talanta, Web of science, -2007, 72, 847-853

Deconvolution of pure component FTRaman spectra from thermal emission of barium sulphate and graphite samples using the BTEM algorithmJournal of Raman Spectroscopy, Web of science, -2007, 38, 349-355

One step synthesis of chromiumcontaining hybrid periodic mesoporous organosilicas and its catalytic activity in the oxidation reaction of cyclohexaneMicroporous and Mesoporous Materials, Web of science, -2007, 99, 334-344

Studies on bulk metal phosphate catalysts for the ammoxidation of 2 methylpyrazineApplied Catalysis A, Web of science, -2006, 309, 247-253

Studies on Preparation and characterization and reactivity of vanadium oxide on zironiumphosphateCatalysis Letters, Web of science, -2006, 106, 115-122

In situ synthesis of ammonium salt of 12molybdophosphoric acid on iron phosphate The ammoxidation functionality of the catalyst in the transformation of 2methylpyrazine to 2cyanopyrazineApplied Catalysis A, Web of science, -2005, 296, 54-62

In situ synthesis and ammoxidation activity of ammonium salt of molybdophosphoric acid on VOPO4 CatalystsCatalysis Communications, Web of science, -2004, 5, 199-203

In situ synthesis of the ammonium salt of 12molybdophosphoric acid on niobium phosphate by salt surface interaction The ammoxidation functionality of the catalyst in the transformation of 2methylpyrazine to 2cyanopyrazineCatalysis Letters, Web of science, -2002, 83, 127-132

Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Design and development of cost effective adsorbents for the removal of fluoride ions from waterUniversity Grants Commission2418-Jun-2019
Title of the projectFunded byDurationSanctioned date
Synthesis and Structural evaluation of Biocompatible Nanocrystalline Substituted Hydroxyapatite materialsSERB Department of Science and Technology3630-Jun-2014
Synthesis and characterization of mixed metal oxide catalystsDepartment of Science and Technology7201-Feb-2013
Title of the bookBook / ChapterName of the publisherSubject areaEditionPage numbersISBNPublished year
Advanced Heterogeneous Catalysts Vol 1ChaptersAmerican Chemical SocietyNanaocatalysis1319-35197808412988042020
Environmentally Benign CatalystsChaptersSpringerGreen Chemistry111-559789400767102014
Board nameJournal name
Journals Pub Editorial BoardInternational Journal of Nanomaterials and Nanostructures
Journals Pub Editorial BoardInternational Journal of Chemical Synthesis and Chemical Reactions
Journals Pub Editorial BoardInternational Journal of Green Chemistry
Splendid Journals Editorial BoardChemistry
Board nameJournal name
ElsevierPowder Technology
Journal of Environmental Chemical EngineeringJournal of Environmental Chemical Engineering
Microporous and Mesoporous MaterialsMicroporous and Mesoporous Materials
Journal of Hazardous MaterialsJournal of Hazardous Materials
Dalton TransactionsDalton Transactions
Applied Catalysis BApplied Catalysis B
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
NationalDepartment of Chemistry, Osmania UniversityDepartment of Chemistry, Osmania University05-Aug-202006-Aug-2020Participated
NationalDepartment of Chemistry, St. Josephs college and CSISt. Jpsephs College of Engineering10-Jan-202011-Jan-2020Photocatalytic degradation of phenol red from aqueous solution and its kinetic studies over microwave synthesized CaFeO3 and CaFeO3TiO2 nanocomposite materialsParticipatedG. Ramesh
Seminar nameOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateTitle of the paper presentedRoleCo presenter
InternationalDepartment of Chemistry, University College of Science,Osmania University Osmania University, Hyderabad13-Jul-202013-Jul-2020Participated
InternationalUttarakhand Science Education and Research CentreE Platform05-Jun-202006-Jun-2020Participated
InternationalDepartment of Chemistry, VITVIT06-Jan-202008-Jan-2020Synthesis, Characterization and Evaluation of V2O5 Supported SrTiO3 nanocatalystParticipatedVikram Basava
InternationalMRSIIndian Institute of Science12-Feb-201915-Feb-2019Synthesis, characterization and evaluation of microwave synthesized SrTiO3 nanocatalyst for condensation, hydrogenation and amination reactionsParticipatednil
Internationalchemical research society of IndiaIndian Institute of Science14-Dec-201818-Dec-2018Catalytic reduction of nitrobenzene to azoxybenzene over transition metal doped at Bste of ABO3 type BaTiO3 perovskiteParticipatedA. Naveen kumar
InternationalCatalysis Society of IndiaRoyal orchid convention center, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India17-Jan-201819-Jan-2018Microwave synthesis of ZnAlCO3 and ZnAlNO3 LDHs and their application for adsorption of congo red from aqueous solutionParticipatedD. Dayananda
InternationalICAIndian Institute of Science16-Dec-201320-Dec-2013Synthesis and Characterization of Iron doped BaTiO3 Perovskite for Catalytic Transfer Hydrogenation of Aromatic Nitro CompoundsParticipatedH. Vijay Kumar
InternationalAmerican Chemical SocietyAnaheim, California27-Mar-201131-Mar-2011Combined In situ IR, BTEM and DFT studies of formic acid adsorption on Al2O3ParticipatedMarc Garland
InternationalAmerican Chemical SocietyAnaheim, California27-Mar-201131-Mar-2011Combined in situ FTIR, BTEM and DFT study of the adsorption of acetone on MgO, SiO2 Al2O3, Al2O3, PtAl2O3 and RhAl2O3ParticipatedMarc Garland
InternationalAIChESalt Lake City, USA04-Nov-200707-Nov-2007First application of Band Target Entropy Minimization algorithm for the pure component spectral reconstruction of heterogeneous catalytic system of CO and NO reaction over a PtgAl2O3 catalyst using in situ DRIFT spectroscopyParticipatedEffendi Widjaja
Name of the awardAwarded byAwarded year
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Modern Analytical Methods for Material CharacterizationFaculty development programDepartment of Chemistry, GITAM BengaluruDepartment of Chemistry, GITAM Bengaluru09-Nov-202012-Nov-2020Organized
Productivity Tools for Teaching EnhancementFaculty development programDhyanahitha Educational Societyonline07-May-202021-May-2020Participated
Outcome based Education and Learning Centric ApproachesFaculty development programGITAM, BangaloreGITAM, Bangalore11-Jun-201812-Jun-2018Participated
TitleTypeOrganized byVenueStart dateEnd dateRole
Building people relationsQuality improvement programICESICES, Singapore09-Jan-200810-Jan-2008Participated
Introduction to Transmission Electron MicroscopyFaculty development programNTU, SingaporeNanyang Technological University of Singapore13-Nov-200617-Nov-2006Participated
Organization nameMembership categoryMembership type
American Chemical SocietyIndividualMember
Indian Society for Technical EducationLifeMember
TitleApplication numberCategorySubmitted date
TitleApplication numberCategorySubmitted date
TitleApplication numberCategorySubmitted date
Process for in situ synthesis of supported heteropolyacids and salts thereof6534435 B1US26 Sep, 2001