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Prabakaran Shankar, Ph.D.

Research Professor, Editor

Prabakaran Shankar is a scientific researcher interested in materials development for chemical sensors, biosensors, catalytic chemistry, SERS.

Materials Science; Gold Nanoparticles; Gas Sensors;

Profiles :
Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea India
1987-03-23 36] Male [ Married ] +82-1048220325


Prabakaran Shankar is an active researcher with more than 10 years of experience in studying the properties and characteristics of metals, semiconductors, composites, and polymer-based nanomaterials (0D, 1D, 2D, and 3D). The new properties and characteristics of nanomaterials are used for the development of applications such as chemical sensors (electrochemical, semiconducting, surface enhanced Raman, colorimetric, bio), catalytic chemistry and biocompatible materials.


  1. Research Professor - Bionanomaterials Lab, Sungkyunkwan University, SKKU Natural Sciences Campus, 서부로 Cheoncheon-dong, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea (Webpage) [ from 2020-09-01]
  2. Editor - nViews Career, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India (Webpage) [Part-time position] [ from 2022-01-01]

Publications Metrics

Identifierh-IndexTotal no. of PublicationsCitations SCOPUS 17391312 Google Scholar 19401845 Web of Science17361194


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Grants or Funding Projects

[2020-06-01 - 2023-05-31] [Principal Investigator] Development of multi-layer functional fabric materials for ultraviolet and electromagnetic radiation removal and skin protection (NRF-2020R1I1A1A01071084)' Funded by Basic Science Research Program, National Research Foundation, South Korea

Collaborator Details

  1. Prof. Sergei, Tokai University, Japan
  2. Prof. John Bosco Balaguru, SASTRA University, Tamil Nadu, India

Employment History

[ 2018-04-01 - 2020-08-31]Postdoctoral Fellow - Bionanomaterials Lab, Advanced Materials Science and Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Cheoncheon-dong, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
[ 2016-10-02 - 2018-03-31]Postdoc - School of Materials Science and Engineering, Tokai University, Hiratsuka, Kanagawa, Japan

Explored laser ablation in liquid to prepare core-shell nanoparticles (Advisor: Prof. Sergei Kulinich)

Teaching Experience


Research Experience



PhD [Materials Science and Engineering](2016) SASTRA University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India
Development of Ethanol Sensors (Supervisor: Prof. John Bosco Balaguru)
MSc [Physics](2010) A.V.V.M. Sri Pushpam College, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India
BSc [Physics](2007) Raja Serfoji Government College, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India


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  2. Sputtering Certified by SASTRA University on 2022-10-01 [nothing to highlihght]


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Invited Talks & Presentations

  1. [Poster Presentation] Insights into the development of optical sensors based on gold nanoparticles at Biochip seminar on 2022-11-02 organized by Biochip Society Jeju Shinhwa World Marriott Resort, 특별자치도, Seogwipo-si, Jeju-do, South Korea


  • asdfsd [2022-10-05 ~ ]


  • Summer training camp [ 30 days ] organized by Science City & Madras University at Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


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Prof. John Bosco Balaguru Rayappan Ph.D.
Dean (Sponsored Research)
SASTRA University
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Prof. Sergei Kulinich Msc. Phd
Associate Professor
Tokai University
2022 Nov 21