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Selected Publications


15. 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.

14. 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

13. 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

12. 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

11. 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

10.  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

9.  Dirhodium Paddlewheel with Functionalized Carboxylate Bridges: New Building Block for Self-Assembly and Immobilization on Solid Support, D. Krishna Kumar, A. S. Filatov, M. Napier, J. Sun, E. V. Dikarev and M. A. Petrukhina Inorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 4855.

8.  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.

7. Recyclable Dirhodium Catalysts Embedded in Nanoporous Surface-Functionalized Organosilica Hosts for Carbenoid-Mediated Cyclopropanation Reactions, E. V. Dikarev, D. Krishna Kumar, A. S. Filatov, A. Anan, Y. Xie, T. Asefa and M. A. Petrukhina, ChemCatChem, 2010, 2, 1461.

6. 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.

5.  Zn(II) Metal-Organic-Frameworks (MOFs) Derived from a Bis-pyridyl-bis-urea ligand: Effects of Crystallization Solvents on the Structures and Anion Binding Properties, N. N. Adarsh, D. Krishna Kumar and P. Dastidar, CrystEngComm, 2008, 10, 1565.

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