Reshma Kaimal


Research Scholar/Chemistry


Electrochemical sensing; Energy and Environmental Applications: Supercapacitors/Solar cell and Removal/ Destruction of Environmental Containments

Date of Joining

02 July, 2018


  1. Senior Research Fellow from Feb 2021 – Till Date
    Department of Chemistry, National Institute of Technology-Tiruchirappalli.
  2. Junior Research Fellow from July 2018 –Jan 2021
    Department of Chemistry, National Institute of Technology-Tiruchirappalli, India
  3. Worked as Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry, Mother Arts and Science College, Peruvallur- 680508, Kerala from 01/2015 to 03/2017.
  4. Worked as Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry, St. Aloysius College, Elthuruth, Thrissur- 680611, Kerala from 06/2017 to 03/2018.

Academic Qualification

  1. Post-Graduation in MSc. Chemistry (2014-2016); CGPA-3.19/4
    University: University of Calicut
  2. Under-Graduation in BSc Chemistry (2011-2014); CGPA-3.30/4
    University: University of Calicut

Fellowship & Awards

  1. B and C certificates in National Cadet Corps (NCC), 2011, India.
  2. Qualified in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) in Chemistry (Feb-2018), India.
  3. Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) - National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli in Feb-2021, India.

List of Publications

  1. Reshma Kaimal, Gaurav Kumar Yogesh, Dillibabu Sastikumar, Jerry J Wu, Sambandam Anandan, Muthupandian Ashokkumar (2021) Laser-assisted decoration of carbon nanotubes with palladium nanoparticles for application in electrochemical methanol oxidation. Bull. Mater. Sci., 44, 1-11.
  2. Reshma Kaimal, Victor Vinoth, Amol Shrikrishna Salunke, Héctor Valdés, Ramalinga Viswanathan Mangalaraja, Belqasem Aljafari, Sambandam Anandan (2022) Highly sensitive and selective detection of glutathione using ultrasonic aided synthesis of graphene quantum dots embedded over amine-functionalized silica nanoparticles. Ultrason. Sonochem., 82, 105868.
  3. Reshma Kaimal, Patel Nishant Mansukhlal, Belqasem Aljafari, Sambandam Anandan, Muthupandian Ashokkumar (2022) Ultrasound-aided synthesis of gold-loaded boron-doped graphene quantum dots interface towards simultaneous electrochemical determination of guanine and adenine. Ultrason. Sonochem., 83, 1058921.
  4. Reshma Kaimal, Periyathambi Senthilkumar, Belqasem Aljafari, Sambandam Anandan (2022) A nanosecond pulsed laser-ablated MWCNT-Au heterostructure: an innovative ultra-sensitive electrochemical sensing prototype for the identification of glutathione. Analyst, 147, 3894-3907.
  5. Madappa C Maridevaru$, Reshma Kaimal$, Afreen Hooriya Naceruddin, Belqasem Aljafari, Sambandam Anandan (2022) Nanotextured La0.95Ce0.05MnO3/GCE assemblage for ultrasensitive and precise electrochemical detection of arsenic (III) at neutral pH. Surf. Interfaces, 34, 102359. ($ Equally contributed)
  6. Victor Vinoth$, Reshma Kaimal$, Rubina Michael, Ramalinga Viswanathan Mangalaraja, Héctor Valdés, Sambandam Anandan (2022) Synergistic impact of nanoarchitectured GQDs-AgNCs fabricated glassy carbon electrode in the electrochemical identification of guanine and adenine. ($ Equally contributed) (Under Review)