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Abinaya Sampath


Abinaya Sampath

Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering

  • B.Tech (Hons.): IIT Madras, 2016
  • MS: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2019
  • PhD: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2022

Email: abinaya.sampath -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Website : https://sites.google.com/iitgn.ac.in/gcatgroup/home

Office: AB 5/308

  • Selected Publications

    1. Abinaya Sampath, Tomas Ricciardulli, Pranjali Priyadarshini, Richa Ghosh, Jason S. Adams, and David W. Flaherty, 'Spectroscopic Evidence for the Involvement of Interfacial Sites in O–O Bond Activation over Gold Catalysts' ACS Catal. 2022, 12, 9549–9558

    2. Jason S. Adams, Ashwin Chemburker, Pranjali Priyadarshini, Tomas Ricciardulli, Yubing Lu, Vineet Maliekkal, Abinaya Sampath, Stuart Winikoff, Ayman M. Karim, Matthew Neurock, David W. Flaherty `Solvent Molecules Form Surface Redox Mediators In Situ and Cocatalyze O2 Reduction on Pd' Science 2021, 371, 626-632

    3. Abinaya Sampath and David W. Flaherty `Effects of Phosphorus Addition on Selectivity and Stability of Pd Model Catalysts during Cyclohexene Dehydrogenation' Catal.Sci.Technol. 2020, 10, 993-1005

    4. Abinaya Sampath, SiWei A. Chang, David W. Flaherty `Catalytic Hydrogen Transfer and Decarbonylation of Aromatic Aldehydes on Ru and Ru Phosphide Model Catalysts' J. Phys. Chem. C 2018, 122, 23600-23609

  • Work Experience

    • Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (Jul 2022 to present)
    • Internship, Valmet Chennai Private Limited (May 2015 - Jul 2015)