Dr. Archana P. Das

Ms. Jisha J. J.

Area of interest
  • Numerical Analysis, Real Analysis
  • Presented a paper titled “Approximation of Sine Function by Cubic Splines” in the National  Conference on Mathematical Methods for Engineering Applications ( NACMMEA-17 )  organized by Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology jointly with KMA and  Co-Sponsored by SERB(DST), NBHM(DAE) and KSCSTE on 27-29 July 2017.The paper was published in the proceedings of  NACMMEA-17.
Professional Memberships
  • Teaching: 13 Years
  • Research: Nil
  • Industry: Nil

Ms. Uma M

Area of interest
  • Linear algera, Complex analysis, Abstract algebra
Professional Memberships
  • Teaching: 7 Years
  • Research: Nil
  • Industry: Nil

Dr. Krishnamohan G.P.

Area of interest

  • Theoretical chemistry
  • Computational nanoscience

 Workshop Conducted

  • Mar Ivanios College, Trivandrum on 7,8, February, 2020. (GAMESS software)

Invited Talks on Computational Chemistry and its Application

  • Government College for Women, Trivandrum (December, 2018)
  • Majlis Arts and Science College, Malappuram (December, 2018)
  • Catholicate College, Pathanamthitta (January, 2018)
  • Maharaja’s College Ernakulam (March, 2018)
  • Malabar Christian College, Calicut (May, 2017)
  • Mar Ivanios College, Trivandrum (March, 2017)
  • College Govt. Victoria College, Palakkad (January, 2017)
  • College, Govt. College Chittur (December, 2016)
  • GSI, Universität Jena, Germany (December, 2016)
  • Indo-Korea Science and Technology Centre, Bangalore (September, 2016)
  • BCCMS, Universität Bremen, Germany (April, 2016)
  • S.N. Govt. Sanskrit College, Pattambi, Palakkad (February, 2016)
  • College, Pattambi (February, 2016)
  • St. Thomas College, Thrissur (October, 2015)
  • SN College, Ala, Chengannuur (December, 2014)
  • St. John’s College, Anchal, Kollam (November, 2014).


  • Modeling of Ionization Energy of Elements Using Hartree-Fock Method: An Introduction to Computational Quantum Chemistry for Undergraduate Students, G. P. Krishnamohan, T. Mathew, S. Saju, J. T. Joseph, World Journal of Chemical Education, 5(3),112 (2017).
  • Towards an understanding of the vibrational mode specificity for dissociative chemisorption of CH4 on Ni(111): a 15 dimensional study,G. P. Krishnamohan, R. A. Olsen, Á. Valdés, and G. J. Kroes, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 12, 7654 (2010).
  • Quantum dynamics of dissociative chemisorption of CH4 on Ni(111): Influence of the bending vibration,
    G. P. Krishnamohan, R. A. Olsen, G. J. Kroes, F. Gatti, and S. Woittequand, J. Chem. Phys., 113, 144308 (2010).
  • Reactive and nonreactive scattering of N2 from Ru(0001): A six-dimensional adiabatic study,
    C.Díaz, J. K. Vincent, G. P. Krishnamohan, R. A. Olsen, G. J. Kroes, K. Honkala, and J. K. Nørskov,J. Chem. Phys, 125, 114706 (2006).
  • Multidimensional effects on dissociation of N2 on Ru(0001),
    C. Díaz, J. K. Vincent, G. P Krishnamohan, R. A. Olsen, G. J. Kroes, K. Honkala, and J. K. Nørskov, Phys. Rev. Lett., 96, 96102 (2006).
  • A computational study of cation-Pi interaction in polycyclic systems: exploring the dependence on the curvature and electronic factors,
    U. Devapriyakumar, M. Punnagai, G. P. Krishnamohan, and G. N. Sastry, Tetrahedron, 60, 3037 (2004).Current Research
    1] DJmol: An object-oriented modeling platform for ab initio simulations in chemistry and materials science. This open source project is financially
    supported by Indo-Korea Science and Technology Centre, Bangalore (ongoing).2] PyBethe: An open source, python package for computational group theory for molecules and solids (in association with GSI, Friedrich-Schiller Universität, Germany; ongoing)3] Apart from these projects, a theoretical study on atomic radii of elements (from H to Cm, by including (scalar-)relativistic correction with Hartree-Fock, post-HF and DFT methods) is carried out (in association with Department of Chemistry, University of Calicut)

Awards and Achievements:

  • Dr. Krishna Mohan G.P. has been selected for GCP (Google Cloud Platform) research credits for his project, “DJMol – an Opensource (GPL) Modeling Platform for Computational Materials Science”. The GCP research credits program provides credits exclusively for researchers to use Google Cloud Platform services such as cloud storage, compute, and big data analysis.


  • Teaching: 4
  • Industry:1

Dr. Veena Nair

Area of interest
  • Second language acquisition
  • Cognition
  • Writing
  • Bilingualism
  • Functioning of brain
  • ELT and language learning
  • Applied linguistics


  • Participated in a workshop on ‘Socio-Pragmatics focusing language data of the social media’ at ICOLSI-40, CIIL, Mysore (8 December 2018)
  • Presented a paper at ICOLSI-40, CIIL, Mysore (5-7 December 2018)
  • Participated in the tutorial ‘Experimental Psycholinguistics with special focus on Language Processing and Reading’, CIIL, Mysore (4 December 2018).
  • Published a paper, “Role of pre-tasks in Second Language Writing”, BELTA Journal, Vol. 2, Issue 1, 2018.
  • Worked with Macmillan Publishers, Delhi as an AUTHOR for an English textbook for Class VI (2014).
  • Presented a paper at 1st International Conference of the Linguistics Society (ICOLSI), Mysore (27-29 November 2013).
  • Presented a poster at Cognition, Emotion and Action at IIT Gandhinagar (6-8 December 2013).
  • Participated in Continuous Comprehensive Evaluation workshop (British Council), Hyderabad (6-10 March 2012).
  • Presented a paper at Language, Education and Diversity conference, Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand (22-25 November 2011).
  • Presented a paper at Task Based Language Teaching Conference, Auckland, New Zealand (18-20 November 2011).
  • Presented a paper at 6th International ELTAI conference, VIT University, Vellore (16-18 June 2011).
  • Participated in First International English Language Teacher Educator’s conference (British Council-EFLU), Hyderabad (22-24 January 2011).
  • Presented a paper at 31st All India Conference of Linguistics, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (15-17 December 2009).
  • Presented a paper at National Seminar on Quality Education, EFL University, Hyderabad (16-17 November 2009).
  • Presented a paper at the First international ESL EFL conference, Janardhan Rai Nagar University, Udaipur (5-7 November 2009).
  • Participated in “ELT methods and materials: How can we make them interesting” seminar at university of Hyderabad, Hyderabad (3-4 March 2009).
  • Published a paper, “Structural Complexity, Lexical Variety and Accuracy: ‘Developmental’ or ‘Proficiency’ measures?” in EFL Journal (EFLU), 2009.
Professional Memberships
  • ELTAI-English Language Teachers Association of India
  • Teaching: 5 years
  • Research: 1 year
  • Industry: 2 years

Dr. Vidya Vilas

Area of interest: Phytochemistry and Nanoscience


  • Alex Rufus, Sreeju N., Vidya Vilas, Daizy Philip, Biosynthesis of hematite (α- Fe2O3)nanostructures: Size effects on applications in thermal conductivity, catalysis and antibacterial activity, Journal of Molecular Liquids 242 (2017) 537-549
  • V. Vilas, D. Philip & J. Mathew, Essential oil mediated synthesis of silver nanocrystals for environmental, anti-microbial and antioxidant applications, Materials Science and Engineering C 61 (2016) 429–436
  • V. Vilas, D. Philip & J. Mathew, Facile one-pot synthesis of crystalline palladium nanoparticles with exceptional catalytic and antiradical activity, Materials Chemistry and Physics 170 (2016) 1-11
  • V. Vilas, D. Philip & J. Mathew, Biosynthesis of Au and Au/Ag alloy nanoparticles using Coleus aromaticus essential oil and evaluation of their catalytic, antibacterial and antiradical activities, Journal of Molecular Liquids 221 (2016) 179–189
  • A. Rajan, V. Vilas & D. Philip, Catalytic and antioxidant properties of biogenic silver nanoparticles synthesized using Areca catechu nut, Journal of Molecular Liquids 207 (2015) 231-236
  • A. Rajan, V. Vilas & D. Philip, Studies on catalytic, antioxidant, antibacterial and anticancer activities of biogenic gold nanoparticles, Journal of Molecular Liquids 212 (2015) 331-339
  • V. Vilas, D. Philip & J. Mathew, Phytochemical-capped biogenic gold nanocrystals with chemocatalytic and radical scavenging potential, Journal of Molecular Liquids 200 (2014) 390-397
  • V. Vilas, D. Philip & J. Mathew, Catalytically and biologically active silver nanoparticles synthesized using essential oil, Spectrochimica Acta A 132 (2014)743-750


  • Resource person for the lecture series on Nanobiotechnology conducted on 12th and 13th February, 2020 at the Department of Botany, Mar Ivanios College, Nalanchira
  • Resource person for the lecture series on Nanobiotechnology conducted on 12th and 13th February, 2020 at the Department of Botany, Mar Ivanios College, Nalanchira


  • Presented a paper entitled, “Catalytically active bioreduced crystalline silver nanoparticles with antioxidant potential” at the Second International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites (ICNM 2014), organized by International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, during 19-21 December, 2014
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Cost-Effective Phytosynthetic Protocol For The Synthesis Of Silver Nanocatalyst” at the National Seminar on Green Practices in Chemistry (NSGPC 2014) organized by Department of Chemistry, Mar Ivanios College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala on 9th & 10th October, 2014]
  • Presented a paper entitled, “Essential oil mediated synthesis of gold nanocrystals: A novel route in wet chemical synthesis” in the Annual Researchers’ Day held on 4th March, 2015 at Mar Ivanios College
  • Participated the workshop on “Research Methodology, Writing Practices, Language and Soft Skills” organized by the KSCSTE, during 3rd to 5th February, 2014
  • Participated in the ‘HEAM Scientist 2013’ organized by IAHEAM at University Campus, Kariavattom on 12-13th December, 2013

Awards and Achievements:

Best Poster Award at International Conference on Recent Advances in Material Science (ICRAMS 2020), organized by Research Committee and Post-graduate and Research Departments of Physics and Chemistry, Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram (MGC-ARC), Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, 22-23 January, 2020


Teaching : 1 Year  7 months

Mr. Vinu V

Area of interest: Development Economics

Total experience: 9 years,

Industry: 2 years

Teaching: 7 years

Mr. Suvith V S

Area of Interest: Nano materials and Nanotechnology, Optics, Electronics


1. Facile synthesis of SnO2/NiO nano-composites: Structural, magnetic and catalytic properties

Ceram. Int., 46 (2020), 786–794

Suvith V.S., Devu V.S., Daizy Philip

  1. Tannic acid mediated synthesis of nanostructured NiO and SnO2 for catalytic degradation of methylene blue

Opt Quant Electron 52(2020), 12.

Suvith V.S., Devu V.S., Daizy Philip

  1. Catalytic degradation of methylene blue using biosynthesized gold and silver nanoparticles

Spectrochim. Acta A, 118 (2014) 526–532

Suvith V.S., Daizy Philip


  1. Catalytic Degradation of Methyl Orange Using Green Synthesized Nickel Oxide Nanoparicles

International Symposium on Converging Technologies for Human Welfare: Botechnology, Nanotechnology and Information Technology Concept to Common Life organized by the Department of Biotechnology, Mar Ivanios College (Autonomus), Thiruvananthapuram – 15, 2nd July 2019

Suvith V. S., Daizy Philip

  1. Catalytic Degradation of Methylene Blue Using Nickel Oxide Nanoparticles

National Seminar on Interdisciplinary Approaches in Material and Biological Research (IAMBR-2018), Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram, 16-17 February 2018

Suvith V. S., Daizy Philip

3. Ayurvedic Kashayam based green synthesis of silver nanoparticles and its application in catalytic degradation of Organic Dyes

Experience: 11 yrs