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Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni

Assistant Professor (Sl. Gd.), Chemistry, School of Arts and Sciences, Amritapuri

Qualification: Ph.D
naveenvkulkarni@am.amrita.edu
Research Interest: Catalysis, Coordination Chemistry, Energy materials, Organometallic Chemistry, Sustainable Chemistry

Bio

Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni currently serves as  Assistant Professor (Sl. Gd.) at the Department of Chemistry, Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Amritapuri. He completed his Masters degree in Physical Chemistry from Karnatak University Dharwad with first rank and received a gold medal (2006). After accepting the Nilekani Fellowship he joined Prof. V. K. Revankar at Department of Chemistry, Karnatak University Dharwad for his doctoral studies in the field of transition metal coordination chemistry (2006 – 2010). He has worked with renowned organometallic chemists, Prof. Moris S. Eisen (as a postdoc at Technion – Haifa, Israel 2010 – 2013), Prof. H. V. Rasika Dias (as a post doc research associate at UTA – Arlington, Texas, United States 2013 – 2016) and Prof. William D. Jones (as a scientist at University of Rochester, Rochester, New York, United States 2016 – 2017) and contributed in development of several new valuable catalysts and methodologies.

Naveen joined the Department of Chemistry at Amrita in 2017. His current research interests include Coordination Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry.

Professional Roles

  • Serving as an Editorial Board member for the journal Results in Engineering, Elsevier (2022)
  • Serving as a Guest Associate Editor for the collection ‘Reaction Optimization and Sustainable Catalytic Pathways for Biofuel Production from Biomass’ in Frontiers in Chemistry (2020)
  • Served as a Guest Managing Editor for the collection ‘ICAMSC-2020’ in Materials Today: Proceedings (2020-2021).
Publications

Journal Article

Year : 2022

First row transition metal complexesof bis(3,5 dimethyl pyrazolyl)methane : synthesis, structure and antimicrobial activity

Cite this Research Publication : Swathy S. Hanjith Chandran, Reshma G. Nakul S. Meenu Kumar, Naveen V. Kulkarni,DineshchakravarthySenthurpandi, Suresh B. Arakera, First row transition metal complexesof bis(3,5 dimethyl pyrazolyl)methane : synthesis, structure and antimicrobial activity, Journal of Molecular Structure 2022, 1251, 132018 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molstruc.2021.132018

Publisher : Journal of Molecular Structure

Year : 2022

Synthesis and characterization of a series of cobalt complexes: Investigation of their efficacy as sensitizers in dye-sensitized solar cell application

Cite this Research Publication : Vindhya Hegde, C.O. Sreekala, Naveen V. Kulkarni, DineshchakravarthySenthurpandi, Jomon Mathew
Synthesis and characterization of a series of cobalt complexes:
Investigation of their efficacy as sensitizers in dye-sensitized solar cell application
Journal of Molecular Structure 1266 (2022) 133512 DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molstruc.2022.133512

Publisher : Journal of Molecular Structure

Year : 2022

Synthesis and molecular structure of half-sandwich ruthenium(II) complexes containing pyrazolyl ligands: Solvent induced geometrical change in κ2-scorpionate supported complex

Cite this Research Publication : Reshma G., Nakul S., Mahitha P. M., Naveen V. Kulkarni,DineshchakravarthySenthurpandi, Sharma S. R. K. C. Yamijala, William W. Brennessel, William D. Jones, Synthesis and molecular structure of half-sandwich ruthenium(II) complexes containing pyrazolyl ligands:Solvent induced geometrical change in κ2-scorpionate supported complex
Journal of Molecular Structure, 2022, 1251, 132005 DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molstruc.2021.132005.

Publisher : Elsevier

Year : 2021

Dehydrogenation of alcohols catalyzed by nickel-diphosphine complexes

Cite this Research Publication : Reshma G., Meenu K., Naveen V. Kulkarni, William D. Jones, Dehydrogenation of alcohols catalyzed by nickel-diphosphine complexes, Acta ChimicaSlovenica, 2021, 68, DOI:10.17344/acsi.2021.6920

Publisher : Acta ChimicaSlovenica

Year : 2021

International conference on advances in material science and chemistry (ICAMSC – 2020): Editorial

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “International conference on advances in material science and chemistry (ICAMSC – 2020): Editorial”, Materials Today: Proceedings, 2021.

Publisher : Materials Today: Proceedings, 2021.

Year : 2021

Synthesis and structure of mono and bis 1,3-bis(2- pyridylimino)isoindoline supported 3d transition metal complexes

Cite this Research Publication : G. Reshma, Varadha Padmanabhan, Varma, A. R., Gouri, M. S., Nair, U. R., Parvathy, P. B., Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, and Senthurpandi, D., “Synthesis and structure of mono and bis 1,3-bis(2- pyridylimino)isoindoline supported 3d transition metal complexes”, Journal of Molecular Structure, vol. 1226, p. 129344, 2021.

Publisher : Journal of Molecular Structure, Volume 1226, p.129344 (2021)

Year : 2018

Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to n-Butanol via Manganese-Mediated Guerbet Reaction

Cite this Research Publication :
Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Cassandra Hayes, R. Tom Baker, and William D Jones, “Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to 1- Bbutanol via Guerbet Reaction”, 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition. Washington, DC, USA, 2017.

Publisher : ACS Catalysis

Year : 2017

Partially fluorinated Scorpionate [HB(3-(CF3),5-(Ph)Pz)3]− as a supporting ligand for silver(I)-benzene, -carbonyl, and -PPh3 complexes

Cite this Research Publication : S. G. Ridlen, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, and H. V. Rasika Dias, “Partially fluorinated Scorpionate [HB(3-(CF3),5-(Ph)Pz)3]− as a supporting ligand for silver(I)-benzene, -carbonyl, and -PPh3 complexes”, Polyhedron, vol. 125, pp. 68 - 73, 2017.

Publisher : Polyhedron

Year : 2017

Monoanionic, Bis(pyrazolyl)methylborate [(Ph3B)CH(3,5-(CH3)2Pz)2)]− as a Supporting Ligand for Copper(I)-ethylene, cis-2-Butene, and Carbonyl Complexes

Cite this Research Publication : Shawn G. Ridlen, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, and H. V. Rasika Dias, “Monoanionic, Bis(pyrazolyl)methylborate [(Ph3B)CH(3,5-(CH3)2Pz)2)]− as a Supporting Ligand for Copper(I)-ethylene, cis-2-Butene, and Carbonyl Complexes”, Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 56, pp. 7237-7246, 2017.

Publisher : Inorganic Chemistry

Year : 2016

The silver (I) complex [HB $$3-(CF3), 5-(CH3) Pz$$ 3] AgNCCH3 supported by a partially fluorinated scorpionate ligand

Cite this Research Publication : H. V. Rasika Dias and Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “The silver (I) complex [HB $\$3-(CF3), 5-(CH3) Pz$\$ 3] AgNCCH3 supported by a partially fluorinated scorpionate ligand”, Acta Crystallographica Section C: Structural Chemistry, vol. 72, pp. 853–856, 2016.

Publisher : Acta Crystallographica Section C: Structural Chemistry.

Year : 2016

Triazapentadienyl Supported Zinc (II) Ethyl Complexes: Reaction with Dioxygen and Catalytic Application in the Thischenko Reaction

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Animesh Das, Shawn Ridlen, Venkata A. K., Muhammed Yosufuddin Adiraju, and H. V. Rasika, “Triazapentadienyl Supported Zinc (II) Ethyl Complexes: Reaction with Dioxygen and Catalytic Application in the Thischenko Reaction”, Dalton Trans, vol. 45, pp. 4896-4906, 2016.

Publisher : Dalton Trans

Year : 2016

Isolable Ethylene Complexes of Copper(I), Silver(I), and Gold(I) Supported by Fluorinated Scorpionates [HB3-(CF3),5-(CH3)Pz3]– and [HB3-(CF3),5-(Ph)Pz3]–

Cite this Research Publication : Shawn G. Ridlen, Jiang Wu, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, and H. V. Rasika Dias, “Isolable Ethylene Complexes of Copper(I), Silver(I), and Gold(I) Supported by Fluorinated Scorpionates [HB3-(CF3),5-(CH3)Pz3]– and [HB3-(CF3),5-(Ph)Pz3]–”, European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 2016, pp. 2573–2580, 2016

Publisher : European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry.

Year : 2015

Zinc(II)-Mediated Carbene Insertion into C–H Bonds in Alkanes

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Chandrakanta Dash, Naleen B. Jayaratna, Shawn G. Ridlen, Sarah Karbalaei Khani, Animesh Das, Xiaodi Kou, Muhammed Yousufuddin, Thomas R. Cundari, and H. V. Rasika Dias, “Zinc(II)-Mediated Carbene Insertion into C–H Bonds in Alkanes”, Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 54, pp. 11043-11045, 2015

Publisher : Inorganic Chemistry

Year : 2015

Zinc-Mediated Carbene Insertion to C–Cl Bonds of Chloromethanes and Isolable Zinc(II) Isocyanide Adducts

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Animesh Das, Naleen B. Jayaratna, Muhammed Yousufuddin, and H. V. Rasika Dias, “Zinc-Mediated Carbene Insertion to C–Cl Bonds of Chloromethanes and Isolable Zinc(II) Isocyanide Adducts”, Inorganic Chemistry, vol. 54, pp. 5151-5153, 2015

Publisher : Inorganic Chemistry

Year : 2014

Group IV complexes of asymmetric amidinate ligands Synthesis, Characterization, and Their Catalytic Activity in the Polymerization of α-Olefins

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Tatyana Elkin, Boris Tumnisky, Linda J. W. Shimon, Botoshansky, M., and Moris S. Eisen, “Group IV complexes of asymmetric amidinate ligands Synthesis, Characterization, and Their Catalytic Activity in the Polymerization of α-Olefins”, Organometallics, vol. 33, no. 12, pp. 3119–3136, 2014.

Publisher : Organometallics

Year : 2013

Synthesis and Structure of Group 4 Symmetric Amidinate Complexes and Their Reactivity in the Polymerization of α-Olefins

Cite this Research Publication : Tatyana Elkin, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Boris Tumanskii, Mark Botoshansky, Linda J. W. Shimon, and Moris S. Eisen, “Synthesis and Structure of Group 4 Symmetric Amidinate Complexes and Their Reactivity in the Polymerization of α-Olefins”, Organometallics, vol. 32, pp. 6337-6352, 2013

Publisher : Organometallics

Year : 2013

Polymerization of Propylene Promoted by new Zirconium Amidinates

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Sinai Aharonovich, Jia-Sheng Zhang, Mark Botoshansky, Moshe Kapon, and Moris S. Eisen, “Polymerization of Propylene Promoted by new Zirconium Amidinates”, Dalton Trans, vol. 42, 2013.

Publisher : Dalton Trans

Year : 2012

Transition metal complexes of thiosemicarbazones with quinoxaline hub: an emphasis on antidiabetic property

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Vidyanand K. Revankar, B. N. Kirasur, and Mallinath H. Hugar, “Transition metal complexes of thiosemicarbazones with quinoxaline hub: an emphasis on antidiabetic property”, Medicinal Chemistry Research, vol. 21, pp. 663–671, 2012

Publisher : Medicinal Chemistry Research

Year : 2012

4-Aminoantipyrine-based Schiff-base transition metal complexes as potent anticonvulsant agents

Cite this Research Publication : Gurunath S. Kurdekar, M. P. Sathisha, Srinivasa Budagumpi, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Vidyanand K. Revankar, and D. K. Suresh, “4-Aminoantipyrine-based Schiff-base transition metal complexes as potent anticonvulsant agents”, Medicinal Chemistry Research, vol. 21, pp. 2273–2279, 2012.

Publisher : Medicinal Chemistry Research

Year : 2011

Synthesis, antimicrobial screening, and DNA-binding/cleavage of new pyrazole-based binuclear CoII, NiII, CuII, and ZnII complexes

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Synthesis, antimicrobial screening, and DNA-binding/cleavage of new pyrazole-based binuclear CoII, NiII, CuII, and ZnII complexes”, Journal of Coordination Chemistry, vol. 64, pp. 725-741, 2011.

Publisher : Journal of Coordination Chemistry

Year : 2011

Synthesis, characterization, antibiogram and DNA binding studies of novel Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II), and Zn(II) complexes of Schiff base ligands with quinoline core

Cite this Research Publication : Gurunath S. Kurdekar, Sathisha Mudigoudar Puttanagouda, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa Budagumpi, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Synthesis, characterization, antibiogram and DNA binding studies of novel Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II), and Zn(II) complexes of Schiff base ligands with quinoline core”, Medicinal Chemistry Research, vol. 20, pp. 421–429, 2011

Publisher : Medicinal Chemistry Research

Year : 2011

Pyrazole bridged binuclear transition metal complexes: Synthesis, characterization, antimicrobial activity and DNA binding/cleavage studies

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Anupama Kamath, Srinivasa Budagumpi, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Pyrazole bridged binuclear transition metal complexes: Synthesis, characterization, antimicrobial activity and DNA binding/cleavage studies”, Journal of Molecular Structure, vol. 1006, pp. 580 - 588, 2011

Publisher : Journal of Molecular Structure

Year : 2011

Phenoxide bridged tetranuclear Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) complexes: Electrochemical, magnetic and antimicrobial studies

Cite this Research Publication : Anupama Kamath, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Priya P. Netalkar, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Phenoxide bridged tetranuclear Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) complexes: Electrochemical, magnetic and antimicrobial studies”, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, vol. 79, pp. 1418 - 1424, 2011.

Publisher : Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy

Year : 2011

Coordination chemistry of a new tetranucleating 26-membered polyaza macropolycyclic ligand and a novel phenolate/phthalazine-bridged copper(II) and zinc(II) complexes

Cite this Research Publication :
M. P. Sathisha, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa Budagumpi, B. N. Kirasur, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Coordination chemistry of a new tetranucleating 26-membered polyaza macropolycyclic ligand and a novel phenolate/phthalazine-bridged copper(II) and zinc(II) complexes”, Supramolecular Chemistry, vol. 23, pp. 342-350, 2011

Publisher : Supramolecular Chemistry

Year : 2011

Exploration on structure and anticonvulsant activity of transition metal complexes derived from an “end-off” compartmental bis-quinoxaline derivative with phthalazinyl-diazine as endogenous bridge

Cite this Research Publication : Srinivasa Budagumpi, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, M. P. Sathisha, Sandeep P. Netalkar, Vidyanand K. Revankar, and D. K. Suresh, “Exploration on structure and anticonvulsant activity of transition metal complexes derived from an ``end-off'' compartmental bis-quinoxaline derivative with phthalazinyl-diazine as endogenous bridge”, Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly, vol. 142, p. 487, 2011.

Publisher : Monatshefte für Chemie - Chemical Monthly

Year : 2010

Transition metal complexes of pyrazole head 24-membered polyazamacrocyclic bimetal cores: synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and spectral study

Cite this Research Publication : Srinivasa Budagumpi, M. P. Sathisha, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Transition metal complexes of pyrazole head 24-membered polyazamacrocyclic bimetal cores: synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and spectral study”, Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry, vol. 66, pp. 327–333, 2010

Publisher : Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry

Year : 2010

Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry and spectral characterization of (d-glucopyranose)-4-phenylthiosemicarbazide metal complexes and their antitumor activity against Ehrlich Ascites Carcinoma in Swiss albino mice

Cite this Research Publication : M. P. Sathisha, Srinivasa Budagumpi, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, V. K. Revankar, and K.S.R. Pai, “Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry and spectral characterization of (d-glucopyranose)-4-phenylthiosemicarbazide metal complexes and their antitumor activity against Ehrlich Ascites Carcinoma in Swiss albino mice”, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 45, pp. 106 - 113, 2010.

Publisher : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Year : 2010

Synthesis and spectroscopy of CoII, NiII, CuII and ZnII complexes derived from 3,5-disubstituted-1H-pyrazole derivative: A special emphasis on DNA binding and cleavage studies

Cite this Research Publication :
Srinivasa Budagumpi, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, M. P. Sathisha, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Synthesis and spectroscopy of CoII, NiII, CuII and ZnII complexes derived from 3,5-disubstituted-1H-pyrazole derivative: A special emphasis on DNA binding and cleavage studies”, European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, vol. 45, pp. 455 - 462, 2010

Publisher : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

Year : 2010

Spectroscopy, Electrochemistry, and Structure of 3d-Transition Metal Complexes of Thiosemicarbazones with Quinoline Core: Evaluation of Antimicrobial Property

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Ganesh S. Hegde, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, Srinivasa Budagumpi, M. P. Sathisha, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Spectroscopy, Electrochemistry, and Structure of 3d-Transition Metal Complexes of Thiosemicarbazones with Quinoline Core: Evaluation of Antimicrobial Property”, Spectroscopy Letters, vol. 43, pp. 235-246, 2010

Publisher : Spectroscopy Letters

Year : 2010

Spectroscopy, structure, and electrochemistry of transition metal complexes having [M2N2OS2] coordination sphere

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, Srinivasa Budagumpi, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Spectroscopy, structure, and electrochemistry of transition metal complexes having [M2N2OS2] coordination sphere”, Journal of Coordination Chemistry, vol. 63, pp. 3301-3312, 2010

Publisher : Journal of Coordination Chemistry

Year : 2010

Ligational behaviour of novel S, N and O donor quinoxaline derivatives towards the later first row transition metal ions

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Nagaraj H. Bevinahalli, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Ligational behaviour of novel S, N and O donor quinoxaline derivatives towards the later first row transition metal ions”, J. Coord. Chem, vol. 63, 2010.

Publisher : J. Coord. Chem

Year : 2010

Construction of mononuclear transition metal(II) complexes with bi- and tridentate, neutral hydrazone ligands with a quinoxaline hub

Cite this Research Publication : Gurunath S. Kurdekar, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa Budagumpi, M. P. Sathisha, Nagaraj H. Bevinhalli, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Construction of mononuclear transition metal(II) complexes with bi- and tridentate, neutral hydrazone ligands with a quinoxaline hub”, Journal of Coordination Chemistry, vol. 63, pp. 2172-2180, 2010

Publisher : Journal of Coordination Chemistry

Year : 2010

Binuclear transition metal complexes of bicompartmental SNO donor ligands: synthesis, characterization, and electrochemistry

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, M. P. Sathisha, Srinivasa Budagumpi, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Binuclear transition metal complexes of bicompartmental SNO donor ligands: synthesis, characterization, and electrochemistry”, Journal of Coordination Chemistry, vol. 63, pp. 1451-1461, 2010

Publisher : Journal of Coordination Chemistry

Year : 2010

Bi- and tetranuclear ligational deeds of a polyaza macrocycle having four diazine (N2) bridging components headed for CoII, NiII, CuII and ZnII ions: An emphasis on electrochemistry of non-innocent ligand system

Cite this Research Publication : Bi- and tetranuclear ligational deeds of a polyaza macrocycle having four diazine (N2) bridging components headed for CoII, NiII, CuII and ZnII ions: An emphasis on electrochemistry of non-innocent ligand system

Publisher : Journal of Inclusion Phenomena and Macrocyclic Chemistry

Year : 2010

Anticonvulsant Activity and Toxicity Evaluation of CusupII/sup and ZnsupII/sup Metal Complexes Derived from Triazole-Quinoline Ligands

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa Budagumpi, Gurunath Suresh Kurdekar, Vidyanand Krishna Revankar, and Suresh Didagi, “Anticonvulsant Activity and Toxicity Evaluation of CuII and ZnII Metal Complexes Derived from Triazole-Quinoline Ligands”, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol. 58, pp. 1569-1575, 2010.

Publisher : Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin

Year : 2010

Anticonvulsant Activity and Toxicity Evaluation of CuII and ZnII Metal Complexes Derived from Triazole-Quinoline Ligands

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa Budagumpi, Gurunath Suresh Kurdekar, Vidyanand Krishna Revankar, and Suresh Didagi, “Anticonvulsant Activity and Toxicity Evaluation of CuII and ZnII Metal Complexes Derived from Triazole-Quinoline Ligands”, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol. 58, pp. 1569-1575, 2010.

Publisher : Chemical and Pharmaceutical Bulletin

Year : 2009

Ligational behavior of a bidentate coumarin derivative towards CoII, NiII, and CuII: synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry, and antimicrobial studies

Cite this Research Publication : Srinivasa Budagumpi, Ullas N. Shetti, Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Ligational behavior of a bidentate coumarin derivative towards CoII, NiII, and CuII: synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry, and antimicrobial studies”, Journal of Coordination Chemistry, vol. 62, pp. 3961-3968, 2009

Publisher : Journal of Coordination Chemistry

Conference Proceedings

Year : 2018

Manganese derivatives of 1,3-bis (2-pyridylimino) isoindoline as DNA intercalators

Cite this Research Publication : Reshma G. Prabhakar, Varadha Padmanabhan, and Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “Manganese derivatives of 1,3-bis (2-pyridylimino) isoindoline as DNA intercalators. ”, Proceedings of the ECTS_ seminar held at JT college Gadag march 2018. 2018.

Year : 2014

Group 4 Complexes: Synthesis, Structure and Their Reactivity in the Polymerization of α-Olefins.

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Tatyana Elkin, Boris Tumaniskii, Mark Botoshansky, Linda J. W. Shimon, and Moris S. Eisen, “Group 4 Complexes: Synthesis, Structure and Their Reactivity in the Polymerization of α-Olefins.”, ACS Regional Meeting , vol. 33. University of Texas Arlington, TX, United States, pp. 3119-3136, 2014

Publisher : ACS Regional Meeting

Year : 2012

Group IV complexes of asymmetric formamidine ligands and polymerization of olefins

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, T. Elkin, M. Botoshansky, L. J.W. Shimon, and M. S. Eisen, “Group IV complexes of asymmetric formamidine ligands and polymerization of olefins”, Chemistry Graduate Student Open Seminar. Technion (Poster). 2012.

Book Chapter

Year : 2017

Chemistry of Mn and Co Pincer Compounds

Cite this Research Publication : William D. Jones and Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “Chemistry of Mn and Co Pincer Compounds”, in The Chemistry of Pincer Compounds, second edition, 2017.

Publisher : The Chemistry of Pincer Compounds, second edition

Presentation

Year : 2018

Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to 1-​butanol via Guerbet Reaction

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni and William D. Jones, “Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to 1-​butanol via Guerbet Reaction”, CTric 2018 – National Conference. CUSAT – Kochi, 2018.

Publisher : CTric 2018 – National Conference, CUSAT – Kochi.

Year : 2017

Cheaper By The Baker’s Dozen: Towards Base-Metal Guerbet Catalysts For Selective Butanol Production

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Cassandra Hayes, William Jones, and R. Baker, “Cheaper By The Baker's Dozen: Towards Base-Metal Guerbet Catalysts For Selective Butanol Production”, 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition. 2017.

Publisher : 254th ACS National Meeting Exposition

Year : 2017

Catalytic upgrading of ethanol to 1- ​butanol via Guerbet reaction

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni and William D. Jones, “Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to 1-​butanol via Guerbet Reaction”, CTric 2018 – National Conference. CUSAT – Kochi, 2018.

Publisher : 254th ACS National Meeting Exposition

Year : 2017

Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to 1- Bbutanol via Guerbet Reaction

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Cassandra Hayes, R. Tom Baker, and William D Jones, “Catalytic Upgrading of Ethanol to 1- Bbutanol via Guerbet Reaction”, 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition. Washington, DC, USA, 2017.

Publisher : 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition.

Year : 2017

Ethanol Upgrading to Butanol and Higher Alcohols: A High-throughput Approach Using the Guerbet Reaction

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Hayes, C., Jones, W., and R. Baker, T., “Ethanol Upgrading to Butanol and Higher Alcohols: A High-throughput Approach Using the Guerbet Reaction”, 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Washington, DC, USA. 2017.

Year : 2016

Zinc mediated carbene insertion into C-H and C-Cl bonds

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “Zinc Mediated Carbene Insertion into C-H and C-Cl bonds”, First Annual Symposium of center for energy and environment (Poster). University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, United States, 2016.

Publisher : First Annual Symposium of center for energy and environment (Poster), University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, United States.

Year : 2016

Selective Formation of n­Butanol from Ethanol

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “Selective Formation of n­Butanol from Ethanol”, The Center for Enabling New Technologies Through Catalysis (CENTC) Annual Meeting (Poster). University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States, 2016.

Publisher : The Center for Enabling New Technologies Through Catalysis (CENTC) Annual Meeting (Poster). University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States.

Year : 2016

New Routes to C4 Alcohols

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, “New Routes to C4 Alcohols”, The Center for Enabling New Technologies through Catalysis (CENTC) Annual Meeting (Talk). University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States, 2016.

Publisher : The Center for Enabling New Technologies through Catalysis (CENTC) Annual Meeting (Talk). University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States.

Year : 2016

Selective Formation of n-Butanol from Ethanol

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Cassandra E. Hayes, William D. Jones, and R. Tom Baker, “Selective Formation of n-Butanol from Ethanol”, ACS-Rochester section, Chemistry in Emerging Technologies Lectures. 2016.

Publisher : ACS-Rochester section, Chemistry in Emerging Technologies Lectures .

Year : 2012

Group IV complexes of asymmetric formamidine ligands and polymerization of olefins

Cite this Research Publication : N. V. Kulkarni, T. Elkin, M. Botoshansky, L. J.W. Shimon, and Eisen, M. S., “Group IV Complexes of Symmetric and Asymmetric-Formamidine Ligands in Polymerization of Olefins”, Schulich Chemistry Graduate Student Open Seminar. Technion, Haifa. 2012.

Publisher : Technion

Year : 2008

Synthesis and Structure of novel CoII, NiII, CuII and ZnII complexes derived from 1H-pyrazole-3, 5-bis-thiosemicabazide: antimicrobial screening and DNA binding/cleavage study

Cite this Research Publication : Dr. Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa Budagumpi, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, and Vidyanand K. Revankar, “Synthesis and Structure of Novel CoII, NiII, CuII and ZnII Complexes Derived from 1H-Pyrazole-3, 5-Bis-Thiosemicabazide: Antimicrobial Screening and DNA Binding/Cleavage Study”, International Conference on Frontiers in Chemical research (ICFCR-2008)’, Mangalore University, Mangalore. 2008.

Publisher : International Conference on Frontiers in Chemical research (ICFCR-2008)’ (Poster)

Awards/Achievements
  • Dr. D. C. Pavate memorial visiting fellowship to Cambridge University, UK (2022-2023)
  • Teachers Associateship for Research Excellence (TARE) Fellowship and Research Grant (2019 – 2022).
  • A mini-research grant from ‘Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE) (2020).
  • Fellowship by NSF (CENTC) to carry out research at University of Rochester, NY, United States (2016 – 2017).
  • Postdoctoral fellowship by NSF to carry out research at UT Arlington, United States (2013-2016).
  • The Schulich postdoctoral fellowship at Technion, Haifa, Israel (2010-2013).
  • ‘Nilekani Fellowship’ to pursue PhD studies at Karnatak University Dharwad (2006-2010).
  • Recipient of Prof. E. S. Jayadevappa’s 60th Birthday commemorative ‘Gold Medal’ for securing ‘I Rank’ in M. Sc. Physical chemistry in 2006.
  • ‘Best Student’ award from the KLE’s J. T. College, Gadag during Bachelor’s studies in 2004.
  • ‘Best Social Worker’ award from the NSS unit of K.L.E’s J. T. College, Gadag, for two conjugative years during Bachelor’s studies (2001 to 2004).
Review Article
  • Adithya Krishnan, Saranyaparvathi S., Raksha C., Vrinda B., Geethu Girish C.Naveen V. Kulkarni, Boris I. Kharisov, Transition metal complexes of 4-aminoantipyrine derivatives and their antimicrobial applications, Russian Journal of Coordination Chemistry 2022
  • Dandamudi, V. Lenin, Naveen Kulkarni, Contributions From The Stetter Reaction To The Organic Chemistry, International Journal Of Creative Research Thoughts (IJCRT), ISSN:2320-2882, Volume.6, Issue 1, Page No pp.389-432, February 2018.
Research

Research

  • Organometallic Synthesis
  • Catalysis
  • Biofuels
  • Bio-Applications

News

  • November 05, 2018: Dr. Naveen received TARE fellowship and grant from SERB-India.
  • January 15, 2020: Nakul and Meenu received a mini-research grant from ‘Kerala State Council for Science, Technology, and Environment (KSCSTE).
Courses Handled
  • Course Name: Chemistry
    Course Code: CHY103
    Program: BSc BiotechnologyBSc Microbiology
    Semester: One
    Credits: Four
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  • Course Name: Chemistry
    Course Code: 15CHY100
    Program: BTech
    Semester: One and two
    Credits: Three
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  • Course Name: Molecular Spectroscopy
    Course Code: 18CHY512
    Program:  M.Sc. Chemistry
    Semester: 2
    Credits: Four
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