Dr. S Ranganatha received his Ph.D degree in Chemistry with Electrochemistry as specialization from Kuvempu University, India in 2013. He is currently affiliated to Department of Chemistry, School of Engineering, Presidency University, Bengaluru. His immediate previous affiliation was Department of Inorganic & Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science as University Grant Commission’s (Govt. of India) prestigious Dr. D.S. Kothari Postdoctoral Fellow. His research interest broadly is electrochemistry and Electrochemical Supercapacitors, Battery, Corrosion, Nanocomposite coatings etc., in particular. He has more than 19 international journal publications of international repute from the publishing houses like RSC, ACS, Elsevier, Institute of Physics Sweden etc. He has published more than 04 scientific books from international publishers. He is a recipient of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) Govt. of India’s Senior Research Fellowship during his doctoral research. He is a life member of Electrochemical Society of India (ECSI), Indian Institute of Science campus, Bengaluru India and Society for Advancement of Electrochemical Science and Technology (SAEST), CSIR-CECRI, Karaikudi India, The Materials Research Society of India (MRSI) and member of American Chemical Society (ACS).
•UGC’s Dr. D S Kothari Postdoctoral Fellowship to work at IISc., Bangalore, 2015
•CSIR-SRF (Senior Research Fellow) from CSIR – MHRD, Govt. Of India from during Ph.D on the basis of interview performance and research records, 2012
•Best poster award at International Conference on Materials for Sustainable Future 2016 (ICMSF 2016) held at Sastra University, Tamilnadu, India, 14-15th July 2016
•Best poster prize in the 5th Annual conference “Science and technology for societal transformation” jointly organized by Karnataka Science and Technology Academy (KSTA) and Dayanand Sagar Institutions, Bangalore, 19-20th December 2012, Dayanand Sagar Institutions in Bangalore
•Prize for securing highest marks in Physics at B.Sc level in Kuvempu University
•Selected by MHRD/DST, Govt. of India to participate in “Third Science Conclave: A Congregation of Nobel Laureates”, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad, 08-14, December 2010
American Chemical Society, Membership #31501986
The electrochemical Society of India (ECSI), IISc campus– Life member.
• The Society for Advancement in Electrochemical Science and Technology, CECRI Campus – Life active member
Materials Research Society of India (MRSI), Indian Institute of Science Campus, India
Life membership # LMB2975
Class Co-ordinator etc
Physical Chemistry, Electrochemistry
Conference papers :
Materials Electrochemistry including Nanocomposite coatings, Electrochemical energy storage devices especially Supercapacitors, Electrocatalysis, Polymer nanocomposites