Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is an international and multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal covering fundamental and applied research in all disciplines of science, engineering and medicine.

Sowrirajalu Bhuvana

Editorial Board Member of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Post-doctoral Fellow, School of Chemical and Biomedical engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Research Areas

Materials Science and Technology


2007Doctoral degreeApplied Chemistry from Anna University, Chennai, India
2000-2002Postgraduate Applied Chemistry with First class from Anna University, Chennai, India
1997-2000Bachelor's degreechemistry with first class fromJawahar Science College, Neyveli, Tamil Nadu


presentPost doctoral Research Fellow in School of Chemical and Biomedical engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
2008-2010Chemist in Setsco Services Private Limited, Singapore
2003-2005a Junior Research Fellow in ISRO Sponsored research project
2005-2006Senior Research Fellow in CSIR-SRF fellowship program

Academic Achievement

Awarded Senior Research Fellowship from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi, India in the year 2005

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  S.Bhuvana, R.Hariharan and M.Sarojadevi" Synthesis and Characterization of poly (amide-imide-imide) s containing 1, 1-bis (4-amino 3, 5-dimethyl)-1-(4-methoxy phenyl) methane", Journal of Macromolecular science-part-A, 42, 1-12, 2005.
[2]  S.Bhuvana, M.Madhumathi and M.Sarojadevi, "Synthesis and Characterization of processable heat resistant poly (amide-imides) for high temperature applications" Polymer Bulletin., 57, pp-61-72, 2006.
[3]  S.Bhuvana, G.Rajeswari, V.Thulasiraman and M.Sarojadevi "A Study on the synthesis and characterization of Amine Terminated Aspartimides and their curing Reaction with Epoxy Resin" International Journal of Plastics Technology, Vol-10, No.2, December 2006.
[4]  S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi, "Bisphenol containing novel polyimides/glass fiber composites"PolymerComposites, 28(3), pp-372-380, 2007.
[5]  S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi, "Structure-property relationship of poly (amide-imide-imide) s based on diacids with bulky m-chloro phenyl moiety and rigid pyridine moiety' Journal of Polymer Research, vol-14(4), pp-261-267, 2007.
[6]  S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi, "Synthesis and Characterization of Aromatic/Cycloaliphatic poly (amide-imide-imide) s from bis (4-amino-3, 5-dimethyl phenyl) cycloalkane derivatives" Polymer International, vol-56 (8), pp-957-967, 2007.
[7]  S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi, "A Study on the Synthesis and Charecterisation of amine terminated amide-imide-imide and their curing reaction with epoxy" J Applied polymer science, 108(3), 2001-2009, 2008.
[8]  R.Hariharan, S.Bhuvana, G.Anuradaha and M.Sarojadevi "Synthesis and characterization of organosoluble polyimides containing anisyl moiety", Polymer International volume 53, 1442-1447, 2004.
[9]  R.Hariharan, S.Bhuvana, M.Anithamalbi and M.Sarojadevi "Synthesis and charcterisation of organosoluble polyimides containing pyridine moiety", Journal of Applied Polymer Science volume 93, issue no.4, page no.1846-1853, 2004.
[10]  R.Hariharan, S.Bhuvana, N.Amutha and M.Sarojadevi, "Synthesis and characterization of novel polyimides containing Anthracene moiety" High Performance Polymers, 18(6), pp-893, 2006.
[11]  R.Hariharan, S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi, " Structural Characterisation and properties of Organosoluble Polyimides, Bismaleimides and polyaspartimides based on 4, 4'-Dichloro-3, 3'-diaminobenzophenone" High Performance Polymers, 18(2), pp-163, 2006.
[12]  R.Hariharan, N.Amutha, S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi "Synthesis and Characterisation of Polyaspartimides containing Anthracene Moiety" Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part-A, Pure and Applied Chemiatry, vol A41, No.3, PP-317-328, 2004.
[13]  R.Hariharan, G.Anuradha, S.Bhuvana and M.Sarojadevi "Synthesis and Characterisation of Polyaspartimides containing Anisyl Moiety" Journal of Polymer Research, Volume 11, No.3, PP-239-245, 2004.