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Selected Publications

15. Enantioselective Gel Phase Synthesis of Metal-Organic Materials, Dipankar Ghosh, Marcin Górecki, Gennaro Pescitelli, Krishna Kumar Damodaran, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2021, 60, 24406-24410.

14. Crystal Habit Modification of Metronidazole by Supramolecular Gels with Complementary Functionality, Sreejith Sudhakaran Jayabhavan, J. W. Steed, and Krishna K. Damodaran, Cryst. Growth Des. 2021, 21, 9, 5383–5393.

13. Evaluating the role of urea-like motif in enhancing the thermal and mechanical strength of supramolecular gels. D. A. Tómasson, D. Ghosh, P. M. R. Kurup, M. T. Mulvee and Krishna K. Damodaran, CrystEngComm, 2021 ,23, 617-628.

12. Unraveling the self-assembly modes in multi-component supramolecular gels using single crystal X-ray diffraction, Dipankar Ghosh, Abbas D. Farahani, Adam D. Martin, Pall Thordarson, and Krishna K. Damodaran, Chem Matter, 2020, 32, 8, 3517-3527.

11. Tuning Gel State Properties of Supramolecular Gels by Functional Group Modification, D. Ghosh, M. T. Mulvee and Krishna K. Damodaran, Molecules 2019, 24(19), 3472

10. Enhanced Mechanical and Thermal Strength in Mixed-Enantiomers-Based Supramolecular Gel. D. A. Tómasson, D. Ghosh, Z. Kržišnik, L. H. Fasolin, A. A. Vicente, A. D. Martin, P. Thordarson, and Krishna K. Damodaran, Langmuir 2018, 34, 12957−12967

9. Pharmaceutical Polymorph Control in a Drug-Mimetic Supramolecular Gel. Jonathan Foster,   Krishna Kumar Damodaran,   Antoine Maurin,   Graeme Matthew Day,   Hugh P. G. Thompson,   Gary J. Cameron,   Jenifer Cuestra Bernal and   Jonathan W Steed , Chem. Sci., 2017, 8, 78-84

8. Selective gelation of N-(4-pyridyl)nicotinamide by copper(II) salts. D. Ghosh,   I. Lebedytė,   D. S. Yufit,   Krishna K. Damodaran* and   J. W. Steed*, CrystEngComm, 2015,17, 8130-8138

7.  Supramolecular gel phase crystallization: orthogonal self-assembly under non-equilibrium conditions. D. Krishna Kumar and J. W. Steed, Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43, 2080-2088

6.  Targeting of anionic membrane species by lanthanide(III) complexes: towards improved MRI contrast agents for apoptosis A. J. Surman, G. D. Kenny, D. Krishna Kumar, J. D. Bell, D. R. Casey and R. Vilar Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 10245.

5. Exploring the Effect of Chain Length of Bridging Ligands in Coordination Complexes and Polymers Derived from Mixed Ligand Systems of Pyridylnicotinamides and Dicarboxylates. D. Krishna Kumar. Inorg Chim Acta, 2009, 362, 1767.

4. Photochromism of Arylchromenes: Remarkable Modification of Absorption Properties and Lifetimes of o-Quinonoid Intermediates, J. N. Moorthy, P. Venkatakrishnan, S. Samanta, and D. Krishna Kumar, Org. Lett., 2007, 9, 919.

3. Solid State Structural Evidence of Chloroform-Benzene-Chloroform Adduct Trapped in Hexaanthryl Octaaminocryptand Channels, P. S. Lakshminarayanan, D. Krishna Kumar and P. Ghosh. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006, 128, 9600.

2. First Snapshot of A Nonpolymeric Hydrogelator Interacting with its Gelling solvents. D. Krishna Kumar,  D. A. Jose, A. Das and P. Dastidar. Chem. Comm. 2005, 4059.

1. Nonpolymeric Hydrogelators Derived from Trimesic Amides D. Krishna Kumar, D. A. Jose, P. Dastidar, and A. Das, Chem. Mater. 2004, 16, 2332.



Conferences/Invited lectures

In media

For ISRAPS bulletin, July 2005 Issue. Article title: Colorimetric sensors for fluoride ion. Authors: D. Amilan Jose, D. Krishna Kumar, Bishwajit Ganguly and Amitava Das