Dr. Thomas Baby

Assistant Professor in charge of HOD

M.Sc., B. Ed, Ph.D

Date of Joining: 06/07/2011
Teaching Experience in years: 11 Years 6 months

Academic Qualifications 

2021 PhD in Chemistry from M G University
2010UGC-CSIR (NET- 14th Rank in all India level)
1996Degree of Bachelor of Education in Science,Calicut University, Kerala, India
1993-1995Degree of Master of Science in Chemistry, Calicut University, Kerala, India
1990-1993Degree of Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Calicut University, Kerala, India

Experience

  • Analytical Trainee in Rubber Research Institute, Kottayam, Kerala 1997
  • R&D and Quality control Chemist, Merchem Ltd, Cochin, Kerala 1997-2000
  • HSST Chemistry, KHSS Thottara, Palakkad, Kerala 2000-2011
  • NCERT State Resource Person 2006-2010

Areas of Interest

  • Teaching: Chemistry
  • Research: Polymer Science, material Science and Nanotechnology
  • Scopus ID or Any Other Research ID: Orcid id- https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4938-0078?lang=en
  • Any other Research Profile URL Research gate https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Thomas-Baby-2

Papers Presented:

  • Attended DST-SERB sponsored International Conference on Advanced Functional Materials (ICAFM 2018) and presented a paper on “Study on the effect of solution concentration on the fabrication of Polycarbonate nanofibers by Electrospinning” held on 9th & 10th October 2018 at St Berchmans College, Changanachery.
  • A paper was presented on “A cost effective and facile method to synthesize beadles Polycarbonate nanofibers and further modification using surface coated semiconductor nanoparticles.” in the 31st Kerala Science Congress, held at Kollam on February 2nd & 3rd, 2019.
  • Presented a poster on “Optical and Thermal studies on Polycarbonate Nanocomposite Fibers prepared by Electrospinning Technology.” in the international conference on Materials for the Millennium organized by Department of Applied Chemistry, Cochin University of Science and Technology on March 14-16, 2019.
  • Presented a paper on “Preparation and characterization of luminescent Polycarbonate nanofibers embedded with surface capped CdS nanoparticles.” in the International Conference on Advanced Materials held at Nirmalagiri College Kannur, on June 12-14, 2019.
  • Participated in a one-day seminar on “Emerging functional material and their applications in energy, healthcare and sensing.” organized by Department of Physics, St Berchmans College, Changanachery on 2nd August 2019.
  • An oral presentation on “Polycarbonate based Thin films and Nanofiber composites with characteristics Morphological, Optical and Thermal properties.” 2nd International Conference on Advanced Materials (SCICON 19) organized by Amritha Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore on December 15-17, 2019.

Papers Published:

Training Courses Attended

  • Orientation programme- HRDC Kerala University 4/11/2016-1/12/2016
  • Refresher Course- HRDC Kerala University 9/01/2018-29/01/2018
  • One Week FDP Programme- Guru Angan Dev Teaching learning Centre under MHRD Govt of India 7/10/2020-13/10/2020
  • Refresher course- HRDC Shimla, Himachal Pradesh University 27/09/2021- 9/10/2021

Institutional Responsibilities (Present):

  • Anti-Narcotic cell Convener
  • WWS Co-Ordinator
  • Alumni Executive committee member
  • Anti-Ragging cell
  • Sports committee
  • Association Secretary Chemistry

Awards/Recognitions:

National Service Scheme Mahatma Gandhi University-Best Programme Officer Award 2016 and 2017