Dr. Prabhat Gautam 
        Ph.D. (IIT Indore) and Postdoc. (uOttawa, Canada)
        Assistant Professor.
        Department of Chemistry
        CMR Institute of Technology
        E-mail ID: prabhatgautham@cmrit.ac.in


        
    

Areas of Interest in Teaching

Engineering Chemistry, Organic and Material Chemistry.


Areas of Interest in Research

Development of push-pull organic molecules for organic electronics.

Publications

  • Using the Negative Hyperconjugation Effect of Pentafluorosulfanyl Acceptors to Enhance Two-Photon Absorption in Push-Pull Chromophores Chem. Mater., 2018, 30, 7055-7066.  
  • Water-Dispersible Bismuth‒Organic Materials with Computed Tomography (CT) Contrast Properties, ACS Appl. Bio Mater., Just Accepted Manuscript, DOI: 10.1021/acsabm.8b00488, November 12, 2018
  • Pulling with the Pentafluorosulfanyl Acceptor in Push–Pull Dyes, J. Org. Chem., 2017, 82, 11008-11020. 
  • Donor–acceptor–acceptor (D–A–A) type 1,8-naphthalimides as non-fullerene small molecule acceptors for bulk heterojunction solar cells, Chem. Sci., 2017, 8, 2017-2024. 
  • Ultrafast charge 
  • separation in triphenylamine-BODIPY derived triads carrying centrally positioned, highly 
  • electron deficient, dicyanoquinodimethane or tetracyanobutadiene acceptors, Chem. -Eur. 
  • J., 2017, 23, 9192-9200. 
  • Dicyanoquinodimethane substituted benzothiadiazole for efficient small-molecule solar cells, Phy Chem Chem Phy, 2016, 18, 7235–7241.   
  • A D-π-A1-π-A2 push–pull small molecule donor for solution processed bulk heterojunction organic solar cells, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016, 18, 13918-13926. 
  • Unsymmetrical donor–acceptor–acceptor–π–donor type benzothiadiazole-based small molecule for a solution processed bulk heterojunction organic solar cell, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7, 10283-10292 
  • Donor–acceptor ferrocenyl‑substituted benzothiadiazoles: synthesis, structure, and properties, J. Org. Chem.,2013,78,49404948. 
  • Aryl-substituted unsymmetrical benzothiadiazoles: synthesis, structure, and properties, J. Org. Chem., 2013, 78,1244012452. 
  • Tuning of the HOMO–LUMO gap of donorsubstituted symmetrical and unsymmetrical benzothiadiazoles, Org. Biomol. Chem.,2014,12, 54485457
  • Reversible mechanochromism in dipyridylamine-substituted unsymmetrical benzothiadiazoles, RSC Adv., 2014, 4, 5252652529
  • Aryl-substituted symmetrical and unsymmetrical benzothiadiazoles, RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 1828818294.
  • Ferrocenyl BODIPYs: synthesis, structure and properties, RSC Adv., 2012, 2, 12105–12107.
  • Donor–acceptor–acceptor–donor small molecules for solution processed bulk heterojunction solar cells, Org. Electron.,2015,27, 7283
  • Donor–p–acceptor–p–donor ferrocenylbenzothiadiazoles: synthesis, structure, and properties, Tetrahedron Lett.,2013,54, 381383
  • Tuning the HOMO–LUMO gap of donor-substituted benzothiazoles, Tetrahedron Lett., 2014, 55, 6827–6830.
  • Meso-tetrakis(ferrocenylethynylphenyl) porphyrins: Synthesis and properties, J. Organomet. Chem., 2015, 776, 8388
  • Ferrocenylthiazoles: synthesis and properties, Tetrahedron Lett., 2015,56, 16641666
  • Optical limiting performance of meso-tetraferrocenylporphyrin and its metal derivatives, J PhotochemPhotobiol A Chem, 2012, 239, 2427
  • Unsymmetrical and Symmetrical Push–Pull Phenothiazines. J. Org. Chem., 2017, 82, 6840-6845
  • C2-Symmetric ferrocenylbisthiazoles: synthesis, photophysical, electrochemical and DFT studies, Dalton Trans., 2016, 45, 48024809
  • Star shaped ferrocenyl substituted triphenylamines, RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 7104671051.
  • β-Substituted triarylborane appended porphyrins: photophysical properties and anion sensing, RSC Adv.,2015,5, 2706927074.
  • Carbazole-BODIPY conjugates: design, synthesis, structure and properties, Dalton Trans., 2015, 43, 1307613086
  • β-Substituted ferrocenylporphyrins: synthesis, structure, and properties,Dalton Trans., 2013, 42, 55395545.
  • Donor–acceptor, ferrocenyl substituted BODIPYs with marvelous supramolecular interactions, Dalton Trans.,2013,42, 15121518
  • Tetracyanoethylene substituted triphenylamine analogues, Tetrahedron Lett., 2015, 55, 7102–7105
  • Donor–acceptor perylenediimide–ferrocene conjugates: synthesis, photophysical, and electrochemical properties, Tetrahedron Lett., 2012, 53, 23522354.
  • Awards and Honors: 

    Postdoctoral fellowship from University of Ottawa, Canada, December, 2016- June, 2018; 
    CSIR–UGC National Eligibility Test (June, 2010)
  • Life Member of Chemical Research Society of India
Invited Talks

 “Symmetrical and Unsymmetrical Benzothiadiazoles”, 10th J-NOST Conference for Research Scholars, IIT Madras, Chennai (04th06th December 2014) Oral Presentation

Events Attended

Fontier Lecture Series in Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Indore (30th-31st January 2014).

“Advances in Chemistry with Biological and Industrial Relevance”, BM College of Technology, Indore (February 2016)