Dr. Ravi Gunupuru 

Assistant Professor - Senior Scale

B.Sc. (Chemistry, Physics, Maths) Andhra University

M.Sc. (Chemistry -Inorganic Chemistry), Hindu University
Ph.D. (Chemical Sciences), AcSIR-CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar

Area of Specialization:

Supramolecular Chemistry, Nanoparticle-based Molecular sensors, Micro-Nano bubbles for water treatment.

Research & Publication :

  • Colorimetric sensing of anions using diphenylamine: Experimental and molecular modeling study; Ravi Gunupuru, A. Chakraborty, M. Kesarwani, B. Ganguly, P. Paul RSC Advances, 2014, 4, 53273
  • Colorimetric detection of mercury(II) in aqueous media with high selectivity using calixarene functionalized gold nanoparticles; D. Maity, A. Kumara, Ravi Gunupuru, P. Paul, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects,2014, 455, 122
  • Colorimetric detection of Cu2+ and Pb2+ ions using calix[4]arene functionalized gold nanoparticles; Ravi Gunupuru, D. Maity, A. Chakraborty, G. R. Bahdu, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, J. Chem.Sci., 2014, 126, 627
  • Colorimetric and electrochemical sensing of cobalt ion in the aqueous and organic medium using calixarene functionalized gold nanoparticles; D. Maity, R. Gupta, Ravi Gunupuru, D. N. Srivastava, P Paul, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 2014, 191,757
  • Calix[4]arene based fluorescent chemosensor bearing coumarin as a fluorogenic unit: Synthesis, characterization, ion-binding property and molecular modeling; S. Patra, R. Lo, A. Chakraborty, Ravi Gunupuru, D. Maity, B. Ganguly, P. Paul, Polyhedron,  2013, 50, 592
International Conferences:
  •  "Poster-3rd Asian Conference on Coordination Chemistry  (ACCC-3, 2011), Colorimetric detection of Cu2+ and Pb2+ ions using calix[4]arene functionalized gold nanoparticle"
  • "Poster-15th Indian Society for Chemists and Biologists International Conference (ISCBC-2011) Cation-Induced Fluorescent Excimer Formation in Calix[4]arene-Chemosensors Bearing  Quinoline Moiety: Experimental, Molecular Modelling and Crystallographic studies"
National Conferences:
  • "Poster-4th CRSI-RSC &12th CRSI national symposium in chemistry, Calixarene based fluorescent molecular sensors: synthesis, crystal structures and ion recognition property"