International Conference on Materials and Spectroscopy

Kaushik Pal

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 103-104


  It’s our immense pleasure to introduce the proceedings of International Conference on Materials and Spectroscopy (ICMS) held on 11-12th December, 2018 at Saveetha Engineering College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (India). ICMS’2018 conference mainly aims for the research area of Materials Science ...  Read More

Research Article
Synthesis, Growth and Nucleation Kinetics of Potassium Hydrogen Oxalate Hydrate Single Crystal (C4H3KO82H2O) - A Third Order Nonlinear Material

Ajisha D.S; R. Ezhil Vizhi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 105-108


  Slow evaporation method was usedto develop the metal organic compound of potassium hydrogen oxalatehydrate. The crystal system and lattice constant of the developed compound were analyzed with the help of singlecrystal X-ray diffractiontechnique. For diverse temperature,the nucleation curve and solubility ...  Read More

Research Article
Improved Photocatalytic and Electrochemical Performance of Hydrothermally Synthesized Mg2SnO4 Nanocubes and their Effect on Loading with Activated Carbon

Dinesh Selvakumaran; Anandan Manickam; Gopalakrishnan Ravi; Gohulkumar Muthusamy; Barathan Seshatri

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 109-111


  Highly crystalline Mg2SnO4 nanocubes were successfully synthesized using a facile hydrothermal method. Further activated carbon was loaded with Mg2SnO4 nanoparticles in order to enhance the photocatalytic performance. Photocatalytic performance of Mg2SnO4 nanocubes and activated carbon loaded Mg2SnO4 ...  Read More

Research Article
Bulk Growth, Nucleation Kinetics, Optical and Spectral studies of Organic Nonlinear Material: 4-Chloroaniline (pCA) Single Crystal

M. Vijayalakshmi; R. Ezhil Vizhi; D. Rajan Babu

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 112-114


  Organic nonlinear optical material 4-chloroaniline (pCA) single crystal was grown by slow cooling method. The material solubility was determined by gravimetric analysis and the metastable zonewidth was measured at various temperatures. Induction period values were evaluated for different supersaturation ...  Read More

Research Article
UV-light Photocatalytic Activity of Biocompatible Nanoparticles Provide Multiple Effects

S. Harinee; K. Muthukumar; A. Abirami; K. Amrutha; K. Dhivyaprasath; M. Ashok

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 115-118


  Biocompatible silver (Ag) nanoparticles (NPs) were demonstrated using silver nitrate (AgNO3) and egg white extracted (EWE). Egg white mediated AgNPs were characterized and study its antimicrobial activity against human pathogenic bacteria (HPB), and under UV-light irradiation, photocatalytic degradation ...  Read More

Research Article
Drug-Receptor Interactions of New Isoxazole Scaffold against Breast and Skin Cancer Cell Lines

Kishori Ramachandra Harshita; Balladka Kunhanna Sarojini

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 119-121


  The electron rich oxygen and nitrogen exists at 1, 2 positions in a five membered ring system is known as isoxazole, an active pharmacophore. They are reported to be interesting synthons to synthesize various useful scaffolds of interesting biological activities. Herein, we report the synthesis of isoxazoles ...  Read More

Research Article
Growth, Structure and Spectroscopic Studies of an Organic Optical Material: Benzimidazole Benzimidazolium Picrate Crystal

A. Jagadesan; N. Sivakumar; R. Thinesh Kumar; S. Arjunan

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 122-124


  Crystal engineers have focused to control the solid structures though electrostatic, charge transfer, hydrogen bonding interactions. In particular, organic crystals have very good device oriented characteristics like optical response and large optical polarizability for nonlinear optical applications. ...  Read More

Research Article
Theoretical Investigation on Occurrence of Unconventional Superconductivity in Mg(1-x)TxB2 Compounds

D.S. Jayalakshmi; M. Nasreen Banu; M. Sundareswari; D. Hemanand; E. Viswanathan

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 125-127


  The structural, bonding, magnetic, electronic, elastic and thermoelectric nature of superconducting material namely MgB2, with hexagonal structure (space group is 191) are studied by first principle calculation.  The optimized lattice parameters of MgB2 are a=b=3.084289 Ǻ and c= 3.51527 Ǻ  ...  Read More

Research Article
Mechanical and Thermal Characterization of Ethylene Vinyl Acetate Copolymer/Sodium Silicate Composite Films

A. Kaviarasi; M.V.L. Kumari; A.R. Prabakaran; A. Anandavadivel

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 128-130


  Intercalated composite films of Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) with sodium silicate (SS) are prepared using solvent casting technique. The films are prepared by varying the vinyl acetate percentage in EVA and suitable quantities of sodium silicate in wt/wt concentration are mixed in EVA solution with high ...  Read More

Research Article
Comparative Studies of Epoxy Resin with Different Curing Agents

M.V.L. Kumari; A. Kaviarasi; A.R. Prabakaran; A. Anandavadivel

Volume 4, Issue 3 , 2019, Pages 131-133


  A polymer is a giant molecule, made of many repeated subunits. Titled material Epoxy resin is a polymer. Films of epoxy resin with curing agents are prepared by wt/wt ratio. The concentrations of both the polymer and curing agents are varied. Organic solvents - Triethylenetetramine and Diethylenetriamine ...  Read More