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Sharath Kandambeth

[Date of Joining: 07/07/2011]
Lab: D-108

Polymers and Adveanced Materials Laboratory

National Chemical Laboratory

Dr. Homi Bhabha Road

Pune 411008, India

Phone 91-020-2590-3205/6 


M.Sc Cochin University of Science & Technology (2011)                     

B.Sc S.N College, Kannur (2009)

Research Interest:

Synthesis of Functionalized Covalent Organic Frameworks for Hydrogen Storage and Carbon dioxide Sequestration.


    1.  Construction of Crystalline 2D Covalent Organic Frameworks with Remarkable Chemical   
       (Acid/Base) Stability via a Combined Reversible and Irreversible Route
         Sharath Kandambeth, Arijit Mallick, Binit Lukose, Manoj V. Mane, Thomas Heine, and   
         Rahul Banerjee*  
         J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2012, 134, 19524−19527.

   2. orous Organic Framework Templated Nitrogen Rich Porous Carbon as Proficient Electrocatalyst
       than Pt/C for the Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction Activity
       Pradip Pachfule, Vishal M. Dhavale, Sharath KandambethSreekumar Kurungot and Rahul 
       Chem. Eur. J., 2012, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201202940.

   3.  Mechanochemical Synthesis of Chemically Stable Isoreticular Covalent Organic 
        Bishnu P. Biswal, Suman Chandra, Sharath Kandambeth, Binit Lukose,Thomas Heine and 
        Rahul Banerjee*  
          J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, (DOI: 10.1021/ja017842).

     4.  Sharath Kandambeth, Digambar Balaji Shinde, Manas K. Panda, Binit Lukose, Thomas Heine
        and Rahul Banerjee
"Enhancement of Chemical Stability and Crystallinity in Porphyrin                    Containing Covalent Organic Frameworks using Intra-molecular Hydrogen Bonding
           Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013DOI:10.1002/anie.201306775.[Link]

Suman Chandra, Sharath Kandambeth, Bishnu P. Biswal, Binit Lukose, Shrikant M. Kunjir,            Minakshi Chaudhary, Ravichandar Babarao, Thomas Heine and Rahul Banerjee "
Chemically            Stable Multi-layered Covalent Organic Nanosheets from Covalent Organic Frameworks via            Mechanical Delamination"
J. Am. Chem. SoC. Just Accepted Manuscript, DOI: 10.1021/ja408121p. [Link]

     6. Pradip Pachfule, Sharath Kandambeth, David Díaz Díaz, and Rahul Banerjee* "Highly Stable         Covalent Organic Framework-Au Nanoparticles Hybrids for Enhanced Activity for Nitrophenol         Reduction"
          Chem. Commun., 2014, Accepted Manuscripts.[Link]

    7. Pradip Pachfule, Manas K. Panda, Sharath KandambethS. M. Shivaprasad, David Díaz                Díaz and Rahul Banerjee* "Multifunctional and Robust Covalent Organic Framework-                      Nanoparticles Hybrids"
        J. Mater Chem. A2014, Accepted Manuscript, DOI: 10.1039/b802067c

     8.  Phosphoric acid Loaded Azo (-N=N-) based Covalent Organic Framework for Proton 
       Suman Chandra, Tanay Kundu, Sharath Kandambeth, Ravichandar BabaRao, Yogesh      
       Marathe, Shrikant M. Kunjir and Rahul Banerjee
       J. Am. Chem. Soc., (Just Accepted Manuscript) . DOI: 10.1021/ja502212v [Link]

Mechanosynthesis of Imine, β-Ketoenamine, and Hydrogen-Bonded Imine-Linked Covalent      
Frameworks using Liquid-Assisted Grinding.

   Gobinda Das, Digambar Balaji Shinde, Sharath Kandambeth, Bishnu P. Biswal, and Rahul


    Chem Commun.2014,  50, 12615-12618. [Link]

 10. Bifunctional Covalent Organic Frameworks with Two Dimensional Organocatalytic Micropores

    Digambar Balaji Shinde, Sharath Kandambeth, Pradip Pachfule, Raya Rahul Kumar and

      Rahul   Banerjee

       Chem Commun.2014,  50, Accepted Manuscript, DOI:10.1039/C4CC07104B

  11. Self-templated chemically stable hollow spherical covalent organic framework

       Sharath Kandambeth, V. Venkatesh, Digambar B. Shinde, Sushma Kumari, Arjun Halder, Sandeep Verma,
Rahul Banerjee
    Nature Commun., 2015, 6, DOI:10.1038/ncomms7786(Advance Article). [Link]