D.K.M College For Women

( AUTONOMOUS )

Vellore - 1

Affiliated To Thiruvalluvar University

NAAC REACCREDITIED

Principal

1NameDr. (Mrs) P.N. SUDHA
2QualificationsM.Sc., M.Phil., M.Ed., Ph.D., DCPA, DIPC, FICCE, FNEA
3Date of Birth & Age01.06.1963, 52 Years
4NationalityIndian
5Marital StatusMarried
6Address
PermanentNo.201A, Thennamara Street,
Palavanchathu,
Vellore – 632 002
Tamil Nadu, INDIA.
e-mail : parsu8@Yahoo.com
Phone No. : 91-416 – 2260094
Cell :91 – 9842910157
Present- do -
7Present postPrincipal, (2013 – till date)
8Institution with addressDKM College for Women,
Sainathapuram,
Vellore, Tamil Nadu,
Pin Code : 632 001.
Phone No. 91-416 – 2263600.
Fax No: 91-416-2260550
9Experience
Research13 years
Research Fields

Polymer Chemistry  and Nanotechnology
Bioremediation, Waste management
Phytochemistry
Biopolymers for tissue Engineering
Vermiculture Biotechnology

Research PapersPublished – 150
Accepted for publication – 3
Abstracts in Conference proceedings – 55Papers under preparation – 10
Books Published

Nine Books
Thirteen  book chapters
Editing a book on “ Industrial Applications of Marine Biopolymers” – CRC Press

Symposia /National – 30
Seminar /International – 35
Conference / workshop attendedWorkshop – 2
Awards

7th Rank in Madras University for B.Sc., Chemistry (1983)
Merit scholarship for M.Sc., Chemistry education

Research Guidance

Three Mini Projects by B.Sc., Chemistry Students.
M.Phil. – 51
Ph.D. – awarded – 24
Submitted – 7
Undergoing – 9

Inter – disciplinary Research

Guidance extended to three Mini Projects undertaken by B.Sc., Chemistry students titled

“Environmental Analysis of soil and water of Vellore region and Studies on Humic Acid from Vermicompost for sustainable Eco-system”

“Composting- An eco-friendly method of waste management in Vellore region-An overview”.

“Bio-transformation of chromium from tannery waste to chicken through poultry feed – A case study”.

Guidance extended to a M.Sc., Microbiology student for a TNSCST sponsored project, “Anti bacterial activities of some plant extracts”. (Completed)
UGC Minor Project “Acute toxicity studies of heavy metal and dredged material contaminated soils on earthworms and bioremediation using earthworm biotechnology”. (Completed)
soils on earthworms and bioremediation using earthworm biotechnology”. (Completed)
Research project in education – Funded by Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, “Strengthening Science Education”. (Completed)
Research Project funded by Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST) “Towards Chrome free Chicken – A pilot scale study to extract value added byproducts from chromium containing collagenous waste of tanneries in Ranipet area, Vellore district, Tamil Nadu”. (Completed).

Research Projects

Research project in education – Funded by Ministry of Human Resource Development – 1998 (completed). Rs. 16,000/-
Minor Project – Funded by University Grants Commission, Govt. of India – 2004, (Completed). Rs. 85,000/-
Research Project – Funded by Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology (TNSCST), 2007 – 2009. (Completed) Rs. 1,10,000/-Major Project – Funded by University Grants Commission, Govt. of India – 2012 (Ongoing)
Rs. 10,97,800/-

Guide/Co – Investigator

TNSCST Student Project Scheme “Antimicrobial properties of some plant extracts” – Rs. 4000/- Guide
UGC Minor Project “Preparation of short kenaf fibre reinforced chitosan composite biosorbent for heavy metal contaminated wastewater treatment applications” Rs. 1,60,000/- (Co-Investigator)
UGC Minor Project “Preparation, Characterization of nano chitosan based bio – composites for water treatment” Rs. 1,75,000/- (Co-Investigator)

Teaching28 years (1987 – Till Date) in the Faculty of Chemistry
Institution Head – 2013 – till date
10Improvement of Professional Competence

Orientation course – 2 (1988, 1989)
Refresher Course in Chemistry – 2 (2002, 2003)
B.Ed. – Annamalai University – 1991
M.Ed. – Annamalai University – 1994
DCPA (Diploma in Computer Programming and Application) – Annamalai University – 1997
DIPC (Diploma in Industrial Pollution Control) – Annamalai University – 2003

11Technical Qualification

Computer knowledge

Operating System – DOS, Windows

Softwares – Ms-Word, Ms-Excel, Ms-Powerpoint and DTP

Proficient in internet & E-mail operations.

Knowledge in CHEM-SKETCH Software. SPSS Software, Graphpad prism

12ExaminershipExaminer in U.G., P.G. and M.Phil. (Chemistry) Practical and Theory of University of Madras, Thiruvalluvar University.
13Membership

Ph.D. doctoral committee member (Thiruvalluvar University, Bharathiar University, Sathyabama University.
Member of Indian Science Congress
Life member, Journal of Nature, Environment and Pollution Technology.
Fellow of National Environmentalists Association. – Regional Coordinator
Fellow of International Congress of Chemistry and Environment.
Panel of Referees – Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment, Desalinisation, Journal of Hazardous materials, Taylor and Francis Book publishers.
Co-Editor – Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment
Bioinfo Publications Member – District Environment Committee
Zonal Coordinator, National Environmentalists Association
Inspection commission member and convener for the affiliation of new courses to different colleges under Thiruvalluvar University

14Positions in the college (DKM College)

Vice President – Chemistry Association
NSS Programme Officer (3 Years)
Placement Officer (5 Years)
Co-ordinator of ‘Enviro Club’ 2006 to till date.
In charge of ‘Student support centre’.
Vice President and Executive Member Rural Society for the Advancement of Chemistry (RUSAC)
Member – College NAAC – IQAC


CONTRIBUTION TO COLLEGE ACTIVITIES

Vice President of chemistry association – 4 times.
Guided student projects on Environmental Sciences – 4 projects.
Co-ordinator Research cell (2009 – 2013).
Co-ordinator Student Grievance cell.
Co-ordinator for Rotract Club of Vellore Presidency for two years (2004-2005).
Member (IQAC) – Internal Quality Assessment Committee  of DKM College
Assistant to NSS programme Officer and conducted NSS camps for 21/2 years.
NSS Programme Officer for 21/2 years and conducted 2 special camps on “Arivoli Iyakkam” 1991 & 1992.
Organised intercollegiate NSS camp at Museum, Vellore 1993.
Co organiser for Cultural programme at Chennai Trade fair – 1993.
Incharge of Students Support Centre from 2006 – till date. Through this the young students are given guidance and counseling on their education and also for their personal, family and peer group problems. Help is also provided through a trained counsellor.
Placement Officer – 5 years (2003 – 2008).Conducted many job fairs, mock interviews, training on soft skill and  entrepreneurship training given to our college students13-12-2010 TO 17-12-2010
PARTICIPATION IN ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL BODIES

Ph.D. doctoral committee member (Thiruvalluvar University, Bharathiar University, Sathyabama University)
Member of Board of studies (UG & PG Chemistry)
Muthurangam Govt. Arts College, Vellore
Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi
Sri Sankara College of Arts and Science, Kancheepuram
Academic Council member
Theivanai Ammal College for Women, Villupuram
St. Joseph College, Cuddalore
Principal selection committee member
Thiruvalluvar University, Serkkadu
Indo-American College, Cheyyar, Thiruvannamali Dt.
Marudhar Kesari Jain College for Women,  Vaniyambadi
Kaveripakkam College of Arts and Science, Kaveripakkam
Member in Instrument purchase – Thiruvalluvar University
MPhil. Viva-voce Examiner
Bharathidasan University
Annamalai University
Voorhees College, Vellore
Sacred Hearts College, Thirupattur
C. Abdul Hakeem College, Vellore
Ph.D. Viva-voce Examiner
Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi
Inspection committee member
Valliammai Women’s College, Villupuram
Aravindar Arts and Science College, Kalasapakkam
Sun Arts and Science College, Thiruvannamalai
Dr. R.K.Shanmugam College of Arts and Science, Kallakurichi
FDP Selection committee member – Islamiah College, Vanniyambadi
Question paper setter
Adhiparashakthi College, Kalavai
Sacred Heart’s College, Thirupattur
Muthurangam Govt. Arts College, Vellore
Sathyabama University, Chennai
Chief Guest  –
Auxilium College, Vellore
Seventh Day Adventist Matriculation Higher Secondary School
Member of Indian Science Congress
Life member, Journal of Nature, Environment and Pollution Technology.
Fellow of National Environmentalists Association (FNEA)
Fellow of International Congress of Chemistry and Environment. (FICCE)
Panel of Referees – Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment, Desalinisation, Journal of Hazardous materials, Taylor and Francis Book publishers.
Co-Editor – Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment
Advisory Board member. Bioinfo Publications
Member – District Environment Committee
Zonal Coordinator, National Environmentalists Association.
Practical Examiner – UG and PG (Several times)
Examiner in Central valuation – UG and PG (Several times)
Collaborations

Dr. SeKwon Kim, Director marine bioprocess centre, Pukyong University, Busan, Korea.
Dr. Jayachandran Venkatesan, Research Professor, Pukyong University, Busan, Korea.
Dr. Bakruddin Ali Ahmad, Research Professor, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Dr. Sabu Thomas, Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering and Director, Centre for nanoscience and technology, Mahatma Gandhi University, kottayam, Kerala.
Dr. S.N.Joshi, Everest Biotech, Banglore.
Contribution to Societal Improvement

Co-ordinator DKMC Enviro club 2006 – till date. Incharge of DKMC Enviro club giving job opportunities to 15 women. Achieved 100% solid waste management. Income generation model proposed and in progress.
Short term entrepreneurship training was given to SHG women, comprising of 60 members on various job opportunities.  Training given on vermicomposting and waste management – 2 Batches – Sponsored by Tamil Nadu Women Development Programme.
Reported contamination of poultry feed with chromium and undertake a project funded by TNSCST for the removal of the same and succeeded in 89% removal.
Member of District Environmental Committee and talked about the Pollution of Palar River by tanneries in the collector meeting.
Free consultation given to Organic Manure  Mills PVT limited, Minnur, Vinnamangalam, Sasi Enterprises, Namakkal and Arogya Bioproteins on value addition of their fertilizer and poultry feed in a ecofriendly manner.
Awards

Name included in Marqui’s Whos Who for the year 2011.
Professional excellence Award in the field of education by Rotary club of Vellore Presidence in 2013.
Rotary district 3230 award for the  excellence in the Chosen profession in the year 2014.
Chair Person/ Invited Lectures

Chair Person in the “International Congress Of Chemistry and Environment ” ICCE-2005 from 24th December 2005 to 26th December 2005 held at The Emerald Heights International School, Indore, India.
Chair Person in the “Second International conference on polymer processing and characterization (ICPPC) ” held at Kottayam, Kerala,India from 15-17th January  2010.
Chair person “1st  International Conference on recycling and reuse of materials (ICRM-2009)”  held at Kottayam, Kerala,India from 17th -19th July 2009.
Invited talk and Chair person on Leather waste to value added products 1st  International Conference on recycling and reuse of materials (ICRM-2009)”  held at Kottayam, Kerala,India from 17th -19th July 2009.
Chair person in the “National Conference on Interplay of Biological and Chemical Sciences” (NCIBCS) held at Thiruvalluvar University during January 6-8, 2010.
Invited Lecture on Analytical Tools in Nano – Technology, In UGC Sponsored National Seminar at Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi.
Chair Person in the State Level Seminar on “Evolutionary Research in Chemical Science” at  Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi, held on 16th October 2011.
Delivered a Lecture in the “Rural Society for the Advancement of Chemistry (RUSAC)” held on 16th Feb 2008 at DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Solid waste management – DST Sponsored Lecture DKM College – Two Batches
Invited Talk on Waste Management in Educational Institutions, in National Seminar at Jaya Arts and Science College, Chennai.
Keynote address on Zero Waste Management at National Integration Camp for NSS Volunteers conducted at DKM College for Women, Vellore
Invited Lecture on Solid Waste Management (Several times)
Resource talk on “Science and Technology for energy management” organized by IIPA at VIT Vellore.
Orientation programme for NSS volunteers several times.
Invited Lecture on environmental conservation to NSS Volunteers
Coordinator for EDP Training Programme – 2 Batches – 60 women sponsored by Tamil Nadu Women Development Centre for 7 days.
TEQIP Sponsored one week FDP programme on “Hazardous Waste Management and Safety Audit” organized by Govt. college of Engineering, Bargur.
Solid waste management – DST Sponsored Lecture
Invited Lecture on Leather waste to value added products, in Ist International Conference on Recycling and Reuse of Materials at Institute of Macromolecular Engineering, MG University, Kottayam.
Invited Lecture on Waste Management in Educational Institutions, in National Seminar at Jaya Arts and Science College, Chennai.
Invited Lecture on Analytical Tools in Nano – Technology, In UGC Sponsored National Seminar at Islamiah College, Vaniyambadi.
Keynote address on Zero Waste Management at National Integration Camp for NSS Volunteers conducted at DKM College for Women, Vellore
Invited Lecture on Solid Waste Management (Several times)Renewable energy resources – Biomass energy
Resource talk on “Science and Technology for energy management” organized by IIPA at VIT Vellore.
Orientation programme for NSS volunteers
Invited Lecture on environmental conservation to NSS Volunteers
Coordinator for EDP Training Programme – 2 Batches – 60 women sponsored by Tamil Nadu Women Development Centre
PAPERS PUBLISHED/ACCEPTED/COMMUNICATED

2015

K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi, Srinivasan Latha, T. Hajeeth and P. N. Sudha, (2015). Removal of Copper (II) from aqueous Solution Using Nanochitosan/Sodium Alginate / Microcrystalline Cellulose Beads. International journal of biological macromolecules (Impact Factor: 2.86). 10/2015; DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2015.09.070
J. Annie Kamala Florence, Thandapani Gomathi, N. Thenmozhi and P. N. Sudha, Adsorption study: Removal of nickel ions using Kenaf fiber/chitosan biosorbent,  Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(5):410-422.
V. Geetha, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha, Preparation and characterization of Graphene-graftedchitosan/hydroxyapatite composite, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(5):871-876.
P. Moganavally, R. Suresh, M. Deepa and P. N. Sudha, Adsorption studies on the removal of Pb(II) ions using carboxymethyl chitosan Schiff base derivatives, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(5):1013-1022.
R. Suresh, P. Moganavally , M. Deepa and P. N. Sudha, Synthesis, characterization and biological activity of carboxymethyl chitosan/ p-dimethylamino benzaldehyde metal complexes, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(5):1044-1049.
M. R. Gopal Reddi, C. Govindharajan, P. N. Sudha and T. Gomathi, Adsorption studies on the removal of chromium onto chitosan-g-maliec anhydride-g-ethylene dimethacrylate, Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, 2015, 7(1):467-476.
P.Angelin Vinodhini, Jayachandran Venkatesan, P.N.Sudha and Se-Kwon Kim, Fabrication and performance studies of cellulose acetate, nanochitosan and polyethylene glycol blend ultrafiltration membranes (submitted for possible publication in Colloidal Journal).
2014

M. R. Gopal Reddi, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha (2014). Synthesis and characterization of graft copolymerization of chitosan with ethylene dimethacrylate  Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (4):296-305. [Indexed in Scopus]
S. Raghunadh Acharyulu, N. Prakash and P. N. Sudha (2014). Chitosan blended polystyrene synthesis and its use to remove the toxic effects of chromium and copper from industrial wastewater. Der Pharma Chemica, 6(2):177-186. [Indexed in Scopus]
P. N. Sudha, P. Angelin Vinodhini, K. Sangeetha,  Srinivasan Latha, T. Gomathi, Jayachandran Venkatesan and Se Kwon Kim, (2014). Fabrication of cellulose acetate-chitosan-polyethylene glycol ultrafiltration membrane for chromium removal. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (1), 37-46. [Indexed in Scopus]
S. Aisverya and P. N. Sudha, (2014).  f- Multiwalled carbon nanotube-grafted –Chitosan/Polyvinylpyrrolidone blends: Preparation and characterization. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (3), 9-14. [Indexed in Scopus]
R. Nithya and P. N. Sudha, (2014). Grafting of n-butyl acrylate on to chitosan by ceric ion initiation and its antimicrobial activity. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (4), 58-64. [Indexed in Scopus]
K. Nasreen and  P. N. Sudha, (2014). Synthesis and characterization of ternary blends of Chitosan,  Vermiculite and Montmorillonite clay. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (3), 79-87. [Indexed in Scopus]
D. Saravanan, K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha, (2014). Physicochemical characterization of nylon fiber reinforced chitosan composites. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (1), 139-145. [Indexed in Scopus]
K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha, (2014). Preparation and characterization of nanochitosan/sodium alginate/ microcrystalline cellulose beads. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (4) 65-77. [Indexed in Scopus]
K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha, (2014). Preparation and characterization of nanochitosan/sodium alginate/ microcrystalline cellulose beads. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 6 (4) 65-77. [Indexed in Scopus]
Thandapani Gomathi, C. Govindarajan, H. Rose, H. R. Maximas, P. N. Sudha, P. K. Mohamed Imran, Jayachandran Venkatesan, and Se-Kwon Kim (2014). Studies on drug-polymer interaction, in vitro release and cytotoxicity from chitosan particles excipient.  International journal of pharmaceutics, 468, 1-2,  214-222. [Impact factor-4.090]
T. Hajeeth, P. N. Sudha, K. Vijayalakshmi, and T. Gomathi  (2014).  Sorption studies on Cr (VI) removal from aqueous solution using cellulose grafted with acrylonitrile monomer. International journal of biological macromolecules,  66,  295-301. [Impact factor-3.227]
P.Shankar, T. Gomathi,  K. Vijayalakshmi,  P. N. Sudha (2014).  Comparative studies on the removal of heavy metals ions onto cross linked chitosan-g-acrylonitrile copolymer. International journal of biological macromolecules , 67, 180-188. [Impact factor-3.227]
V. Sangeetha, and P. N. Sudha, (2014).  Experimental Investigation on Synthesis and Characterization of Chitosan/Silk Fibroin , Polymer Composites, International Journal of ChemTech Research,  6, 3, 1877-1879. [Indexed in Scopus]
P. Shankar, T. Gomathi, K. Vijayalakshmi, and  P. N. Sudha, (2014). Adsorption of chromium (VI) from aqueous solution using crosslinked chitosan graft polyacrylonitrile copolymer. Indian Journal of Applied Research, 4, 5. [Impact factor-2.1652]
2013

N. Thenmozhi, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha, (2013). Preparation and characterization of biocomposites: chitosan and Silk fibroin. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 5(4), 88-97.[Indexed in Scopus]
S. Raghunadh Acharyulu, T. Gomathi and P.N. Sudha, (2013). Physico-chemical characterization of cross linked chitosan-polyacrylonitrile polymer blends. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 5(2), 354-363 [Indexed in Scopus]
S. Jayakumar, P. N. Sudha, R. Subashin, T. Gomathi, and Srinivasan Latha,  (2013). The Structure and Properties of Chitosan/Nylon6/Polyurethane Ternary Blends. International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, 3, 2250-3153. [Impact factor-0.69]
T. Hajeeth, T. Gomathi, and P. N. Sudha, (2013). Adsorption of Cr (VI) from aqueous   solution using cellulose extracted from sisal fiber. Indian journal of Applied Research, 3(11), 1-5. [Impact factor-2.1652]
T. Hajeeth,  K. Vijayalakshmi,  T. Gomathi, and P. N. Sudha, (2013).  Removal of Cu(II) and Ni(II) using cellulose extracted from sisal fiber and cellulose-g-acrylic acid copolymer. International journal of biological macromolecules, 62, 59-65. [Impact factor-3.227]
M.S. Sivakami, T. Gomathi, Jayachandran Venkatesan, Hee-Seok Jeong, Se-Kwon Kim and P.N. Sudha, (2013). Preparation and characterization of nano chitosan for treatment wastewaters. International journal of Biological macromolecules, 57, 204-212.  [Impact factor-3.227]
Jayakumar, T. Gomathi and P.N.Sudha, (2013). Sorption studies of lead (II) onto cross linked and non cross linked bio polymeric blends.  International journal of Biological macromolecules, 59, 165-169.  [Impact factor-3.227]
N. Prakash, , Srinivasan Latha, P. N. Sudha and N. G. Renganathan, (2013). Spectroscopic Studies on Biodegradable Polymer Blend Having Antimicrobial Biological and Adsorbent Property used in Wastewater Treatment. Chem Sci Trans., 2(S1), S239-S245. [ICV-5.59]
A. Vinayagam and P.N. Sudha (2013). Free radical scavenging activity of Leucas indica flowers and Leaves, Asian Journal of Chemistry, Vol. 25 (6), 3349-3352. [Impact factor-0.27]
D. Saravanan, T. Gomathi, P.N. Sudha. (2013). Sorption studies on heavy metal removal using chitin/bentonite biocomposite, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 53  67– 71.   [Impact factor-3.227]
S.Jayakumar, P.N.Sudha, (2013). Physicochemical characterization of chitosan/nylon6/polyurethane foam chemically cross-linked ternary blends, Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 105 20–23. [Impact factor-2.098]
M.Soundarrajan, T.Gomathi and P.N. Sudha, (2013). Understanding the Adsorption Efficiency of Chitosan Coated Carbon on Heavy Metal Removal, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 3, Issue 1, January 2013. [Impact factor-0.69]
V. Prabha, D.J. Prakash and P.N. Sudha, (2013). Analysis of bioactive compounds and antimicrobial activity of marine algae kappaphycus alvarezii using three solvent extracts, IJPSR, vol. 4(1): 306-310.[IC value=5.07]
K.Nasreen, K.Vijayalakshmi, T.Gomathi, S.Anbalagan and P.N.Sudha.  (2013). Synthesis, characterization and study on the water absorption capacity of binary blends of chitosan. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 5(5), 145-150.  [Indexed in Scopus]
T.Hajeeth, K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi, P. N. Sudha, and  S. Anbalagan (2013). Adsorption of copper (II) and nickel (II) ions from aqueous solution using graft copolymer of cellulose extracted from the sisal fiber with acrylic acid monomer.  Composite Interfaces, 21, 1, 75-86. [Impact factor-0.701]
R.Ramya and P.N.Sudha. (2013). Adsorption of Cadmium (II) and Copper (II) ions from aqueous solution using chitosan composite.  Polymer Composites, 34, 233-240. [Impact factor-1.455]
S.Raghunadh Acharyulu, N.Prakash, P.N. Sudha and N.G.Renganathan. (2013). Separation of chromium and copper from wastewater using poly acrylonitrile blended chitosan. Der Pharma Chemica, 5(6), 28-40. [Indexed in Scopus]
S.Raghunadh Acharyulu, T.Gomathi and P.N.Sudha. (2013). Synthesis and characterization of cross linked chitosan-polystyrene polymer blends. Der Pharmacia Lettre, 5(4), 74-83. [Indexed in Scopus]
T. Hajeeth, K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi, and P. N. Sudha, (2013). Synthesis and characterization of graft copolymerized acrylic acid onto Cellulose prepared from Sisal fibre. Macromolecules, 9(1), 28-43.
2012

N. Prakash, P. N. Sudha and N. G. Renganathan, (2012). Copper and cadmium removal from synthetic industrial wastewater using chitosan and nylon 6. Environ Sci Pollut Res. 19:2930–2941 .[Impact factor-2.651]
Nagan Prakash, Srinivasan Latha,  P.N. Sudha and N. Gopalan Renganathan, (2012). Influence of clay on the adsorption of heavy metals like copper and cadmium on chitosan. Environ Sci Pollut Res. 2012, DOI 10.1007/s11356-012-0935-8. [Impact factor-2.651]
R. Ramya, P.N. Sudha, Dr.J.Mahalakshmi, (2012). Preparation and Characterization of Chitosan Binary Blend, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 2, Issue 10, October 2012. [Impact factor-0.69]
D.Saravanan, T.Gomathi, P.N.Sudha, (2012). Physicochemical characterisation and thermal sensitivity of chitin polymer blend by crosslinking with formaldehyde, MSAIJ, 8(8) 2012.
Mubashirunnisa, Vijayalakshmi.K, Gomathi.T, Sudha P.N, (2012).  Development of banana/glass short hybrid fiber reinforced nanochitosan polymer composities, Der Pharmacia Lettre, 2012, 4 (4):1162-1168.[Indexed in scopus]
V. Kanchana, T. Gomathi, V. Geetha and P. N. Sudha, (2012).  Adsorption analysis of Pb(II) by nanocomposites of chitosan with methyl cellulose and clay, Der Pharmacia Lettre, 2012, 4 (4):1071-1079. [Indexed in scopus]
D.Saravanan and P.N.Sudha (2012). Enhancement of thermal stability in the presence of crosslinking using natural biopolymer, Elixir Appl. Chem. 44 (2012) 7374-7377.[IC value-5.09]
I. Yuvarani, S. Senthil Kumar, Jayachandran Venkatesan, Se-Kwon Kim, and P. N. Sudha (2012). Preparation and Characterization of Curcumin Coated Chitosan-Alginate Blend for Wound Dressing Application, Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Vol. 2, 1–7, 2012. [Impact Factor: 1.167]
P.Shankar , Vijayalakshmi K, Gomathi T, Sudha P.N (2012). Comparative Study on Removal of Chromium and Nickel Using Cross linked Chitosan Graft Polyacrylonitrile Copolymer, International Journal of Chemical and Analytical Science, 3(5), 1408-1412. [Impact factor-0.47]
S. Ramasubramaniam, Govindarajan C, Gomathi T, and Sudha P.N (2012). Removal of Chromium (VI) from aqueous solution using chitosan – Starch blend, Der Pharmacia Lettre, 4 (1):240-248. [Indexed in scopus]
P.Shankar , Gomathi T, Vijayalakshmi.K,  Sudha P.N (2012). Adsorption Studies of Cu (II) and Cr (VI) from metal solution using crosslinked chitosan-g-acrylonitrile copolymer, Indian Journal of Applied Research, Volume : 1, Issue : 9, 11-13. [Impact factor-0.8215]
M.Souundarrajan , Gomathi T, and Sudha P.N (2012). Adsorptive removal of chromium (VI) from aqueous solutions and its kinetics study, Archives of Applied Science Research, 4 (1):225-235. [Indexed in scopus]
Bakiya lakshmi K, Sudha P N. Adsorption of Copper (II) ion onto chitosan/sisal/banana fiber hybrid composite. International Journal of Environmental Sciences   Volume 3, No 1, 2012, 453-470. [Ic value-9]
V. Kanchana, A. Mubashirunnisa, R. Ramya and P.N. Sudha. Development of Nanopolymer composite membranes of Chitosan for reverse osmosis. Elixir Appl. Chem. 46 (2012) 8310-8315.[Ic value-5.09]
S. Hema, R. Ramya and P.N. Sudha.  Preparation of chitin/PVA/SF ternary blend for heavy metal ion removal from electroplating industrial effluent. Elixir Appl. Chem. 46 (2012) 8273-8278. [Ic value-5.09]
D. Saravanan and P. N. Sudha. Heavy Metal Biosorption Using A Biopolymer Chitin. Indian journal of applied research, Volume : 1, Issue : 7, April 2012. [Impact factor-0.8215]
Jayachandran Venkatesan, BoMi Ryu, P.N.Sudha, and Se-Kwon Kim. Preparation and Characterization of chitosan-carbon nanotube scaffolds for bone tissue engineering. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 50(2012) 393-402. [Impact Factor -2.453]
R.Ramya, Jayachandran Venkatesan, Se Kwon Kim, and P.N.Sudha. (2012). Biomedical applications of chitosan: An overview. Journal of Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, 2, 100-111. [Impact Factor: 1.167]
V.Sugantha Kumari., S.Khaleel Basha and P.N.Sudha. (2012). Physicochemical and Morphological evaluation of chitosan/poly(vinylalcohol)/ methyl cellulose chemically crosslinked ternary blends. Polym. Bull.68,1387-1393. [Impact Factor: 1.491]
2011

D.Saravanan , Gomathi T and Sudha P.N (2011). Comparative Study of Thermal Stability Using Natural Polymer Blend by Cross Linking, Archives of Applied Science Research, 3 (6):342-350. [Indexed in scopus]
D.Saravanan , Gomathi. T and Sudha. P.N. (2011). Synthesis, Characterization and Thermal Behavior of Natural Polymer Blend, International Journal of Chemical and Analytical Science, 2(12), 1265-1269. [Impact factor-0.47]
N.Prakash, Raghunath Acharylu, P.N.Sudha and N.G.Renganathan, Kinetics of copper and nickel removal from industrial waste water using chitosan impregnated polyurethane foam, Int. J. Chem. Res., 2011v01(4), 1-11.[Ic value-7.05]
S.Ramasubramanian. , Nasreen. K, Vijayalakshmi. K, Govindarajan. C and Sudha P.N (2011). Synthesis and characterisation of ternary blends of chitosan, International Journal of Chemical Research, Vol. 3, Issue 1, 2011, pp-27-32. .[Ic value- 4.38]
P.Lakshmi., Vijayalakshmi. K and Sudha P. N. (2011). Synthesis and characterization of graft copolymers of nylon 6 with maleic anhydride and methylmethacrylate, Archives of Applied Science Research, 3 (6):351-363. [Indexed in scopus]
D.Saravanan , Hemalatha R, and Sudha P N (2011). Synthesis and characterization of cross linked chitin/bentonite polymer blend and adsorption studies of Cu (II) and Cr (VI) on chitin, Der Pharma Chemica, 3 (6):406-424. [Indexed in scopus]
A.Vinayagam, A and Sudha P.N (2011). Antioxidant activity of methanolic extracts of leaves and flowers of Nerium indicum, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, Vol. 2(6): 1548-1553.[IC VALUE-2.40]
V.Sugantha Kumari , Khaleel Basha S, and Sudha P.N (2011). Fabrication and antibacterial evaluation of Chitosan/Poly(vinyl Alcohol)/Methylcellulose ternary blend film, Journal of Pharmacy Research ,4(8),2840-2841.[Ic value-6.34]
A.Shanmugapriya. , Srividhya. A, Ramya. R, Sudha.P.N (2011). Graft copolymerization of Chitosan with acrylic acid used in waste water treatment, International Journal of Environmental Sciences, Volume 1, No 7, 2086-2095. [Ic value-9]
S.Hema , Kumaran.T. M, Sudha.P.N (2011). Adsorption of Copper (II) and Nickel (II) Ions on Chitin/Polyvinyl Alcohol Binary Blend: Kinetics and Equilibrium Studies, International Journal of Environmental Sciences, Volume 2, No 2, 624-637. [Ic value-9]
R.Hemalatha., Chitra. R, Xavier Raja Rathinam,  Sudha. P N (2011). Synthesizing and characterization of chitosan graft co polymer: adsorption studies for Cu (II) and Cr (VI), International Journal of Environmental Sciences, Volume 2, No 2, 805-828. [Ic value-9]
R.Hemalatha and P.N.Sudha. Synthesis and characterization of chitosan based graft co polymer: an efficient adsorbent for dyeing industry waste water. Elixir Appl. Chem. 40 (2011) 5504-5513. [Ic value-5.09]
J.Annie Kamala Florence. , Gomathi. T, and Sudha, P.N. (2011). Equilibrium adsorption and kinetics study of chitosan-dust kenaf fiber composite, Archives of Applied Science Research, 3 (4):366-376. [Indexed in scopus]
C.Govindarajan , Ramasubramaniam S, Gomathi T, Narmadha Devi A, and  Sudha P.N (2011). Sorption studies of Cr (VI) from aqueous solution using nanochitosan-carboxymethyl cellulose blend, Archives of Applied Science Research, 3 (4):127-138. [Indexed in scopus]
C.Govindarajan , Ramasubramaniam S, Gomathi T, and Sudha P.N (2011). Studies on adsorption behavior of Cadmium onto nanochitosan carboxymethyl cellulose blend, Archives of Applied Science Research, 2011, 3 (5):572-580. [Indexed in scopus]
K.Revathi., Haribabu.T.E, Sudha. P.N, Phytoremediation of Chromium contaminated soil using Sorghum plant, International Journal of environmental sciences Volume 2, No 2, 2011,429-440.  [IC value-9]
A.Shanmugapriya, R. Ramya, M. Venkatachalam and P.N. Sudha. (2011). Optimization of ceric ammonium nitrate initiated graft copolymerization of acrylonitrile onto chitosan. Journal of Water Resource and Protection Vol. 3, Issue No. 6, 380-386.
A.Shanmugapriya, R. Ramya, S. Ramasubramaniam, and P.N. Sudha (2011). Studies on removal of Cr(VI) and Cu(II) ions using chitosan-grafted-polyacrylonitrile. Archives of Applied Science Research. Vol. 3, Issue No. 3, pp 424-435. [Indexed in scopus]
Z Ansar Ali, Jayachandran Venkatesan, Se Kwon Kim, P N Sudha (2011) Beneficial effect of chitosan-g-polyacrylamide copolymer in removal of heavy metals from industrial dye effluents International Journal of Environmental Sciences 1: 5. 820-833. [IC value-9]
G. Jayapriya, R. Ramya, Xavier Raja Rathinam and P.N. Sudha (2011). Equilibrium and kinetic studies of fluoride adsorption by chitin/cellulose composite. Archives of Applied Science Research. Vol. 3, Issue No. 3, 415-423. [Indexed in scopus]
R.Ramya , Sankar P, Anbalagan S, Sudha P.N (2011). Adsorption of Cu(II) and Ni(II) ions from metal solution using crosslinked chitosan-g-acrylonitrile copolymer, International Journal of Environmental Sciences, Volume 1, No 6, 1323-1338. [IC value-9]
A. Vinayagam and P.N. Sudha, (2011) In vitro antioxidant potential of the free radical scavenging activity of Leucas indica leaves, The Ecoscan: Special issue, Vol. 1: 319-322. [ICV – 5.25]
K. Rajalakshmi and P.N. Sudha. (2011)  Evaluation of lead phytoextraction potential of Calendula oficinalis L. (Marigold) from heavy metal polluted soils. The Ecoscan: Special issue, Vol. 1; 347-351. [ICV – 5.25]
R. Ramya and P.N. Sudha. (2011). Adsorption of cadmium (II) and copper (II) onto natural adsorbent chitosan binary composite from aqueous solution. (Under preparation).
J. Annie Kamala Florence, R. Ramya, C. Govindarajan and P.N. Sudha (2011). An investigation on the properties of chitosan/kenaf biocomposites. Cellulose Chemistry and Technology. (Accepted).
V.Sugantha Kumari., S.Khaleel Basha and P.N.Sudha.  Studies on effects of the heavy metal polluted soil on the antioxidant potential of curcuma longa International Journal on Applied BioEngineering  (Accepted).
N.Prakash, K.Vijayalakshmi and P.N.Sudha. (2011). Enhancement in the thermal stability of chitosan/nylon6 polymer blends by cross linking. International Journal of Chemistry Research, 2(3), 15-18.
2010

V.K.Vijayalakshmi, Revathi, K. and Sudha, P.N. (2010). Comparative studies on the Effect of Antioxidant properties of the Plants Helianthus annus and Solanum nigrum Exposed to the Heavy Metal Chromium. In: Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (JPSR). Vol.2, Issue No.12, 2010, 889-895.
V.Sugantha Kumari., S.Khaleel Basha and P.N.Sudha (2010). Bioremediation of dyeing industry effluent using modified carbon (2010). International Journal on Applied BioEngineering  4(1); pp 34-39.
G.Saraswathy, Shanmugapriya, A and Sudha. P.N (2010) Speciation and determinaton of heavy metals in polluted soils of Ranipet industrial area, India, An International quarterly journal of environmental sciences, 4 (1),119 – 121.
H.Maximas H. Rose, K. Sudhakar and P.N. Sudha (2010), Effect of water pollutants on the freshwater fish, Hypophthalmicthys molitrix (vall.), The ecoscan 4(1), 31-35.
P.N. Sudha. Are we eating chrome chicken?????? The Socioscan; vol. 2(3&4), pp 69-71, 2010.
N. Thenmozhi, P. Y. Narayanaswamy and P. N. Sudha. (2010).Efficacy of polymer blend in the treatment of tannery waste water. The ecoscan , 4(4), 301-303. [ICV – 5.25]
2009

V.Sugantha Kumari, Sudha, P.N. and Vinayagam, A. (2009). Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and antibacterial activity of schiff base derived from N-(2-Carboxyphenyl)benzylideneimine.. The Ecoscan, 3 (3&4), pp 285-288. [ICV – 5.25]
A.Dinesh Karthik, . Srinivasan Latha, Thenmozhi, N. and Sudha, P.N. (2009). Removal of heavy metals chromium and cadmium using chitosan impregnated polyurethane foam. The Ecoscan, 3(1&2), pp157-160. [ICV – 5.25]
S. Ranjitha, K. Bakiyalakshmi and P.N.Sudha (2009). Phytochemical investigation of the n-Hexane Extract of the Leaves of Cleome gynandra in the international bimonthly journal, Asian Journal of Chemistry, No.5 Vol.21, 3455-3458.[Impact factor-0.247]
N. Prakash, S. Jayapradeep, P. N. Sudha, Investigation Of Antimicrobial Properties Of Silver And Copper Nanoparticles Encspsulated In Chitosan. Proceeding of ICNM – 2009. 1st International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites (6 – 8 April 2009, Kottayam, India). Published by : Applied Science Innovations Private Limited, India, 311-317.
P.N.Sudha ,. and Kanchana, V. (2009).  Effect of cross linking agents on the  formation and properties of  nanopolymer composites of chitosan. Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment. 13(2). pp72-78.[Impact factor-0.38]
2008

S.Celine , P.N.Sudha and D. Manley Bakiyavathy  (2008). Evaluation of protein pattern of earthworm Lampito mauritii exposed to heavy metal contaminated soils in International Quarterly Journal of The Bioscan. No.3, Vol.1,27-32.
S. Santha Lakshmi,M. Gayathri and P.N. Sudha, Study on Removal of Chromium (VI) From Aqueous Solution Using Sulphonated Black Rice Husk Ash and Sulphonated White Rice Husk Ash, Nature Environment and Pollution Technology, Vol. 7 No. 4 pp. 733-736 (2008).
P.N.Sudha and Celine, S. (2008). Removal of heavy metal cadmium from industrial wastewater using chitosan coated coconut charcoal, Nature Environment & Pollution technology. Vol.7, No. 4, pp. 601-604. [Indexed in scopus]
P.N.Sudha, D. Manley Backiyavathy and K. Sudhakar, (2008). Effect of pesticide, malathion on non-target organism, earthworm Lampito mauritii in Nature environment and Pollution Technology. Vol.7, No.3, pp.517-520. [Indexed in scopus]
K. Sudhakar, S. Mahalingam and P.N. Sudha, Effect of testosterone hormone on the economic parameters and silk quality of silkworm, Bombyx mori L in International Quarterly Journal of The Bioscan. 3(4), 425-427, 2008.
K. Sudhakar, S. Mahalingam and P.N. Sudha, Alternation of protein pattern in brain and silk gland in testosterone treated silkworm, Bombyx mori L in International Quarterly Journal of The Bioscan. 3(4), 441-444, 2008.
S. Santhalakshmi, M. Gayathiri and P.N. Sudha (2008). Study on the removal of Cr (VI) from aqueous solution using SBRHA and SWRHA in Nature environment and Pollution Technology. Vol.6, No.3, pp.430-433. [Indexed in scopus]
K. Sudhakar, P.N.Sudha and D. Manley Backiyavathy (2008). Effect of pesticide, malathion on non-target organism, earthworm Lampito mauritii in Nature environment and Pollution Technology. Vol.6, No.3, pp.425-428, [Indexed in scopus]
S.Celine., Jayapriya, S. and P.N.Sudha (2008). Removal of heavy metal cadmium from industrial wastewater using chitosan coated coconut charcoal in Nature environment and Pollution Technology. Vol.6, No.3, pp.421-424. [Indexed in scopus]
2006

P.N.Sudha  (2006). Four ‘R’ technology of waste management practiced in DKM College for Women, Vellore – an experience in National Conference on Environmental Degradation and Pollution Control – Enviro 2006. Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore – 4, 28th – 30th December 2006.
P.N.Sudha and D. Manley Backiyavathy  (2006).comparison of Toxicokinetics based bioaccumulation of copper and cadmium by earthworm Lampito mauritii (Kinberg) under controlled laboratory conditions. In International Quarterly Journal of The Bioscan. No.1, Vol.1 – 4, 2006, 27-30.
P.N.Sudha and D. Manley Backiyavathy  (2006). Levels of trace metals industrially polluted soils of Ranipet Industrial Town, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu. Nature environment and Pollution Technology. Vol.5, No.3, pp.421-424, 2006.
BHS Samyuktha, P.N.Sudha and D. Manley Backiyavathy (2006). Standardization of suitable concentration of distillery effluent for fish culture (Tilapia mossambica). Nature environment and Pollution Technology. Vol.5, No.3, pp.347-350, [Indexed in scopus]
2005

Jayapriya and P.N.Sudha (2005). Comparison of nutritional status of MSW compost, Vermicompost and humic acid fortified compost” Poll. Res. 24 (Special Issue), 109-112.
P.N.Sudha, D. Manley Backiyavathy and V.R. Vijayaraghavan. Heavy metal bioavailability to earthworm lampito mauritii in four different industrially polluted agricultural soils of ranipet industrial town, Tamil nadu, India. Proceedings of Ecotech 2004, Poll Res. 24 (Special Issue): 151-156, 2005.
Conference Proceedings

K. Vijayalakshmi and P. N. Sudha. (2014). Kinetic studies on the removal of Copper (II) ion from aqueous solution using Nanochitosan/ sodium Alginate/ microcrystalline cellulose film. Proceedings of UGC sponsored National seminar on Recent Research Trends in Chemistry, RRTC(2014). ISBN 978-93-80624-98-3.
N. Thenmozhi and P. N. Sudha. (2014). Adsorption studies on the removal of chromium using CS/SF binary composite. Proceedings of UGC sponsored National seminar on Recent Research Trends in Chemistry, RRTC(2014). ISBN 978-93-80624-98-3.
P. Angelin Vinodhini and P. N. Sudha. (2014). Removal of Chromium (VI) from aqueous solutions by ultrafiltration membrane. Proceedings of UGC sponsored National seminar on Recent Research Trends in Chemistry, RRTC(2014). ISBN 978-93-80624-98-3.
Mahalakshmi Devi, K. Vijayalakshmi , T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha. (2014). Synthesis and characterization of binary bead of Carboxymethl cellulose. Proceedings of UGC sponsored National seminar on Recent Research Trends in Chemistry, RRTC(2014). ISBN 978-93-80624-98-3.
R. Nithya and P. N. Sudha. (2014). Adsorption of Cr(VI) by chitosan-g-butyl acrylate/ silica gel composites fom aqueous solution and its isotherm studies. Proceedings of UGC sponsored National seminar on Recent Research Trends in Chemistry, RRTC(2014). ISBN 978-93-80624-98-3.
S.Aisverya and P.N.Sudha. (2013). Preparation and characterization of f-multiwalled carbon nanotube-grafted-nanochitosan/polyvinyl pyrrolidone scaffold. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
P.Angelin Vinodhini and P.N.Sudha. (2013). Fabrication of chitosan ultrafiltration membranes for chromium ion removal. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
T.Gomathi and P.N.Sudha. (2013). In vitro sustained release study of an anticancer drug-nanochitosan encapsulated 5-fluorouracil. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
K.Nasreen and P.N.Sudha. (2013). Comparative study of crystalline nature of ternary composite of chitosan, vermiculite and montmorillonite clay. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
K.Vijayalakshmi and P.N.Sudha. (2013). synthesis and characterization of nanochitosan and sodium alginate beads. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
Srinivasan Latha, N.Prakash, P.N.Sudha and N.G.Renganathan. (2013). Remediation of copper and nickel from stimulated industrial wastewater. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
P.Moganavalli, P.N.Sudha, M.Deepa, A.Thangamani and R.Suresh. (2013). Viscometric study on water-soluble carboxymethyl cellulose/ polyvinylpyrrolidone blends. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
K.Rajeshwari, T.Gomathi and P.N.Sudha. (2013). Comparative studies of binary and ternary blends of nanochitosan (NCS), Polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) and carboxymethyl starch (CMS) for remediating industrial effluent. Proceedings of the National Conference on Nanomaterials. ISBN No. 978-93-80624-75-4.
T. Hajeeth,  K. Vijayalakshmi, T. Gomathi and P. N. Sudha. (2013). Adsorption of nickel (II) ions from aqueous solution using cellulose extracted from the sisal fiber. Proceedings of the National conference on New Vistas and Challenges in Chemistry, Sathyabama University in association with Department of Science and Technology (SERB). ISBN: 978-81-922119-7-8.
K. Vijayalakshmi and P. N. Sudha. (2013). Synthesis and characterization of nanochitosan beads with microcrystalline cellulose from banana fiber. Proceedings of the National conference on New Vistas and Challenges in Chemistry, Sathyabama University in association with Department of Science and Technology (SERB). ISBN: 978-81-922119-7-8.
K. Vijayalakshmi and P. N. Sudha. (2013). Synthesis and characterization of Nanochitosan/ sodium Alginate beads. Proceedings of the National conference on nano materials(NCONM). ISBN 978-93-80624-75-4
R. Ramya, S. Hema, K. BakiyaLakshmi and P.N. Sudha. (2011). Biomedical application of blended polymers. State Level Seminar of Recent Trends in Polymer Chemistry (SLSOPC-2011).
R. Ramya, P. Sankar, P.N. Sudha (2011). Heavy metal removal from metal solutions using natural sorbent. Proceedings of the National Conference on New Renaissance in Chemical Research NCNRCR-2011.  ISBN No: 9788183713764. Publisher: Scitech Publication PVT. Ltd.
V.K.Vijayalakshmi, Sudha, P.N., (2010). Comparative studies on the effect of antioxidant properties of the plants Helianthus annuus and Solanum nigrum exposed to the heavy metal cadmium. In: Proceedings of  the Naional Conference on Recent advances in Materials and Methods of Chemistry (RAMMC 2010). pp. 193 – 196. Feb 2010. ISBN: 978-81-907519-2-6
V.K.Vijayalakshmi, Sudha, P.N., (2011). Comparative study on the efficiency of the plants Helianthus annuus and Solanum nigrum in remediating heavy metal chromium polluted soil. In: Proceedings of the National Conference on New Renaissance in  Chemical Research (NCNRCR 2011).  pp. 52-54. March 2011. ISBN:9788183713764.
N.Prakash, Jayapradeep, S. and Sudha, P. N.  (2009). Investigation of Antimicrobial properties of Silver and Copper Nanoparticles encspsulated in Chitosan. In the Proceedings of International Conference on Nano Materials(ICNM) organized by Institute of Macromolecular Science and Engineering, MG University, Kottayam during 2nd – 4th April 2009. Pub by : Applied Science Innovations Private Limited, India. http://www.applied-science-innovations.com.  pp 311-317
P.N.Sudha (2005). “Biomass-A boon to future energy system” In One Day workshop on Alternative energy resources, Jointly organized by Ministry of Non Renewable Energy Sources, Directorate of Collegiate Education and D. K.M. College for women, Vellore. (Full length).
S. Jayapriya and P.N.Sudha (2004).  “Impact of humic acid application on the growth biochemical factors and chlorophyll content of tomato plant” National level seminar on Biodegradation and Bioremediation, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Sourashtra College, Madurai-4, 17th – 18th September, (Full length paper)
V.Samyuktha, P.N.Sudha and D. Manley Bakiyavathy (2004).“A Calendar year monthly analysis of Physico-chemical factors of alcohol based distillery effluent and contaminated water samples”. In : Proceedings – National Seminar on Environmental Biotechnology Envirotech. PP. 178 – 186.
Book Chapters

Prasad N. Sudha, Thandapani Gomathi, P. Angelin Vinodhini, K. Nasreen, Marine carbohydrates of Wastewater Treatment. In Se-Kwon Kim, editor: Marine carbohydrates: Fundamentals and Applications, Part B, Vol 73, AFNR, UK: Academic Press, 2014, pp. 103-143.
Prasad N. Sudha, S. Aisverya, R. Nithya and K. Vijayalakshmi, Industrial  Applications of Marine Carbohydrates. In: Se-Kwon Kim, editor, Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, Vol. 73, Burlington: Academic Press, 2014, pp. 145-181.
Prasad N. Sudha, and Maximas H.Rose, Beneficial effects of Hyaluronic Acid. In: Se-Kwon Kim, editor, Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, Vol. 72, Burlington: Academic Press, 2014, pp. 137-176.
Jayachandran Venkatesan, R. Nithya, Prasad N. Sudha, and Se-Kwon Kim, Role of Alginate in Bone Tissue Engineering. In: Se-Kwon Kim, editor, Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, Vol. 73, Burlington: Academic Press, 2014, pp. 45-57.
Jayachandran Venkatesan, P. Angelin Vinodhini, Prasad N. Sudha, and Se-Kwon Kim, Chitin and Chitosan Composites for Bone Tissue Regeneration. In: Se-Kwon Kim, editor, Advances in Food and Nutrition Research, Vol. 73, Burlington: Academic Press, 2014, pp.59-81.
P.N. Sudha and T. Gomathi (2013). Current research in the use of marine materials in fabrication of antifouling materials for water treatrment. Springer Handbook of Marine Biotechnology (Under review).
P.N. Sudha, T. Gomathi, K. Nasreen, Jayachandran Venkatesan, and Se-Kwon Kim. (2013). Recent Advancements Of Research In Chitin, Chitosan Derivatives For Drug Delivery Application. Chitin and Chitosan Derivatives: Advances in Drug Discovery and Development, CRC press.
P.N. Sudha, S. Aisverya, Maximas H. Rose, Jayachandran Venkatesan, and Se-Kwon Kim. (2013). Bionanocomposites of chitosan for multitissue engineering applications. Chitin and Chitosan Derivatives: Advances in Drug Discovery and Development, CRC press.
R.Hemalatha, A. Shanmugapriya, P.N.Sudha (2012). Recent developments in chitosan – based material used as adsorbents in wastewater treatment. In Book.  Advances in Natural Polymers, Biopolymers, Biomaterials, and Their Composites, Blends and IPNs. Ed. Sabu Thomas et al. Apple Academics, Canada. pp.23-36.
R. Ramya, Z. Ansar Ali, P.N. Sudha. (2012). Chitosan composites for biomedical applications: an overview. In Book.  Advances in Natural Polymers, Biopolymers, Biomaterials, and Their Composites, Blends and IPNs. Ed. Sabu Thomas et al. Apple Academics, Canada. 15-22.
P.N. Sudha, B. Hebsibah Elsie, M.S. Dhanarajan and R. Ramya (2011). A dimensional review on aquatic global bioresources (seaweeds) and their biomedical and industrial applications. In Book Handbook of Marine Macroalgae: Biotechnology and Applied Phycology. Ed. Se Kwon Kim. Pub. John Wiley & Sons. (In Press).
Sekwon kim, Jayachandran venkatesan and P.N.Sudha (2011).  Sea water and Sea mud: Cosmeceuticals Applications. Book Chapter in Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects. Edited by Se-Kwon Kim, Pub.CRC publishers, ISBN 9781439860281, pp. 241-256.
Sudha, P.N. (2010). Chitin/chitosan and derivatives for waste water treatment, Book Chapter In, Chitin, Chitosan, Oligosaccharides and Their Derivatives Biological Activities and Applications Edited by Se-Kwon Kim, Pub.CRC publishers, ISBN 978-1-4398-1603-5.pp. 561-585.
Papers in Conferences/Seminars/Workshops etc.,

Participation/Presentations of research papers (Oral/Poster) in

International Level

Presented a paper in the “Second International Conference on Nanostructured Materials and Nanocomposites (ICNM 2014)” on 19 – 21 December 2014, held at Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala.
Participated in the “The Second International Conference on Emerging Technologies for Clean Water” held at IIT Madras, Chennai during October 23-24, 2014.
Participated in the “International conference on Recent trends in Adcanced materials (ICRAM-2012)” held at VIT, Vellore during 20-22, Feburary 2012.
Presented a paper in the “International Seminar on Ecotechnology for Sustainable Development” held on 4th – 6th Oct 2004, at The New College, Chennai, India (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “International Conference on Frontiers in Chemical Sciences” on the topic Effect of Heavy Metal Lead Exposure on the Antioxidant Properties of the Plant Cleome Gynandra, held during Oct 2-4, 2008 at Madras Christian College, Chennai (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “1st  International Conference on Recycling and Reuse of Materials (ICRM-2009)” held at Kottayam, Kerala, India From 17th to 19th July 2009  (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “International Congress of Chemistry and Environment (ICCE-2005)” topic on Comparison of Toxicokinetics Based Bio-Accumulation of Copper and Cadmium by Earthworm Lampito Mauritii (Kinberg) under Controlled Laboratory Conditions, from 24th to 26th December 2005 held at The Emerald Heights International School, Indore, India  (Oral)..
Presented a poster in the “International Symposium on Biochromatography and Nanobiotechnologies 2007” held on 11th – 15th Feb 2007, at VIT University, Vellore (Poster).
Presented a paper in the “International Seminar on Environmental Biotechnology, ENVIROTECH -2006” on Effects of pesticides, malathion on non-target organism, earthworm, Lampito mauritii, held on 5th – 7th July 2006,  organized by Golden Jubilee Celebrations O the S.I.E. Trust and the Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed college for Women  (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “International Conference on Biotechnology (INCOB-2008)” held during 6th to 8th Feb 2008 held at VIT University, Vellore (Poster).
Participated in the “International Conference on Recent Advancements in Chemistry” held on 5th & 6th January 2006 at Auxilium College, Vellore  (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “International Congress of Chemistry and Environment            (ICCE-2005)” topic on Effect of application of Humic Acid and Incubation Time on  some Soil Properties held on 24th to 26th December 2005 held at The Emerald Heights International School, Indore, India  (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “International Symposium On Chemical Education and Research (ISCER-2004)” held on Jan 04-07, 2004 at Loyola College,Chennai(Oral).
Participated in the 46th Annual Convention of Chemists 2009 & International Conference on Recent Research Trends in Chemical Sciences held at VIT University, Vellore, held on 2nd & 6th December   2009.
Participated as a Delegate in the “7th Winter Symposium” Integrating Basic Sciences into Public Health, at Christian Medical College, Vellore held on January 22 – 23, 2009 (International).
Participated in the “International Conference on Climate Change, Forest Resource and Environment” (ICCIRE-2011) Organized by the University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram in Collaboration with National Environmentalists Association,  held on 9-11, December 2011.
Participated in the “International Conference on Recent Trends in Advanced Materials     (ICRAM – 2012)” held at VIT University, Vellore, held on 20-22, February 2012.
Participated in the “International Conference on Biological Inorganic Chemistry (ICBIC-2013)” Organized by the Periyar University, Periyar Palkalai Nagar, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India, held on February 20-22, 2013.

National Level

Participated and presented in the “National conference on Nanomaterials (NCONM-2013)” held during 3rd and 4th april 2013 at Governments Arts college, Thiruvannamalai.
Participated and presented in the  “Annual Research Symposium ChEmference 2009” held during August 22 – 23, 2009 at IIT Madras, Chennai (Poster).
Presented a paper and Participated in the “National conference ENVIRO 2006 on Environmental Degradation and Pollution Control” held during Dec 28-30,2006 organised by PSG college of Technology,Coimbatore (Oral).
Presented a paper and participated in the “National Symposium on Current Trend in Material Science” held on 5th and 6th feb 2003,at Auxilium college,Vellore (Oral).
Presented a Poster in “6th National Symposium and Conference on Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas” held at VIT University,Vellore,during 19th to 21st of Nov 2009 (Poster).
Presented a poster  in “ National level  Symposium and Conference on Recent Trends in Biosciences (CHIASMA-2005)” held at VIT University,Vellore,during  1 Oct 2005 (Poster).
Presented a paper in the “UGC Sponsored National Level Seminar On New Trends in Nanotechnology” Organised by Sacred Heart College ,Tirupattur held on 25th and 26th Aug 2006 (Oral).
Presented a paper in “UGC Sponsored National Level Conference On Nanotechnology” topic on Effect of Crosslinking Agents in the formation and properties of nanopolymer composites of chitosan, held on 29th&30th Aug 2008 at Erode Arts College (Autonomous),Erode, Tamilnadu (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “National Conference on Interplay of Biological and Chemical Sciences (NCIBSC)” Jan 6th-8th 2010 ,organized by Thiruvalluvar University,Vellore(Oral).
Presented a paper in the “National Seminar On Current Trends in Chemisry” on 17th March 2008,at ST.Joseph’s College of Arts & Science,Cuddalore,Tamilnadu,India (Oral).
Presented a paper in the “National conference on Conservation of Coastal Ecosystems with the Help of Biotechnological Tools” topic on Toxicity of Alcohol based Distillery Effluent on Haemotological parameters of Fresh water Fish, held on Sep 8-10,2003 at Loyola College,Chennai(Oral).
Presented a paper in the “ National Level UGC Seminar On Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques” a paper entitled Analytical Tools in Nanotechnology,on 11th & 12th Aug 2008, Organised  by Islamiah College,Vaniyanbadi, Tamilnadu(Oral).
Presented a Poster in the “UGC Sponsored National Seminar On Biodegradation & bioremediation” Organised by Sourashtra College held on 17th & 18th Sep 2004 at Sourashtra College,Madurai,Tamilnadu (Best Poster Award).
Presented a paper in the “National Seminar On Trends in Environmental Geochemistry” held at Annamalai University,Annamalainagar, during 21st -22nd March 2003(Oral).
Presented a Paper in the “National Level Inter Collegiate Competition, SYNTHESIS 2003”held on 24th Feb 2003 at Anna University,Chennai(Oral).
Presented a paper in the “National Seminar On Vermitechnology and Waste Management” held on 28th-29th Jan 2005,at Manglore University,Manglore(Oral).
Presented a paper on “Bioremediation of Contaminated Soils for Sustainable Agriculture” in the “ National Conference on Biodiversity, Bioresources and Biotechnology for Sustainable Livehood of Rural Community” held on 18th -20th Jan 2008, at Loyola College,Chennai(Oral).
Participated in the  “20th Annual Conference of Indian Society for Comparative Animal Physiology”  & Symposium  on Physiological Approaches to Conserve Biodiversity and to tackle Environmental Health Hazards held on 26-28, February, 2003 Organized by Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati (National Level).
Participated in the National level symposium on recent trends in bioscience held at vellore Institute of technology Deemed University, Vellore held on 2005.
Participated in the “National Conference on Present Scenario of Environmental Pollution and its effect on living Organisms” Organized by Govt. College of Arts & Science, Aurangabad held on 9th – 11th December, 2009.
Participated in the “Macro 2009” Recent Advances In Polymeric Materials, at Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India during March 09-11, 2009 (National Level).
Participated in the “National Conference on Interplay of Biological and Chemical Sciences” (NCIBCS) held on January 6-8, 2010.
Participated in the 2nd Annual Meeting of Indian Society for Chitin and Chitosan (ISCC) and Conference on “Chemistry and Biology of Chitin and Chitosan” organized on December 5, 2011 by School of Life Sciences, University of Hyderabad, India (National).
Participated in the “Chennai Chemistry Conference – 2011, IIT Madras, Chennai” held on February 11-13, 2011(National).
Participated in the “National Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (NCNN-2011)”   at National Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, University of Madras, Maraimalai Campus, Chennai, held on 25 – 27 August 2011.
Participated in the National Conference on “Frontiers in Spectroscopy”  held on 2nd – 3rd
April 2010, held at Government Arts College – Tiruvannamalai.

Regional/State level

Presented a paper entitled on  “Toxico-Kinetic Studies of Heavy Metal Cd Accumulation in earthworm Lampito Mauritii” in the “ State Level UGC Seminar On The New Vistas in Spectroscopic Techniques” held on 20th – 21st Aug 2005 at Islamiah College,Vaniyambadi,Tamilnadu(Oral).
Participated in the State Level Seminar on “Environment for Health, Wealth & Peace ” held on 20th December 2003 organized by  “Guru Shree Shantibijai Jain College for Women” Chennai.
Presented a poster entitled “Towards Chrome Free Chicken-A Pilot Scale Study to Remove Chrome From Leather Waste,A Source for Poultry Feed Manufacture” in the “7th Winter Symposium On Integrating Basic Sciences into Public Health” held on Jan 22-23,2009 at Christian Medical College,Vellore (Third Prize – Rs. 2000/- cash award) (State level).
Participated in the “One Day Workshop On Instrumental Methods Of Analysis” held on 5th February 2005, at Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore(State Level).
Participated in the “Familiarization program conducted by Department of Science and Technology at VIT University Vellore” held on 11th February 2008 (State Level).

Local – University/College LevelDKM CONFERENCES

Participated in the “ One day National level Workship on Challenges of Women Entrepreneurs in the Global Scenario” held on 20th September 2013 at D.K.M college for women, Vellore.
Participated in the “State level Colloquium on CHEMISTY : OUR LIFE,OUR FUTURE in commemoration of international year of chemistry” held on 12th October 2011 at D.K.M college for women, Vellore (Organising Committee Member).
Participated in the “State level Colloquium on Nano Materials-Synthesis, Characterization and Application” held on 23rd March 2010 at D.K.M college for women, Vellore (Organising Committee Member).
Participated in the “State level Colloquium on Nano Materials-Synthesis, Characterization and Application” held on 23rd March 2010 at D.K.M college for women, Vellore (Organising Committee Member).
Participated in the “National Conference on Application of Analytical Tools in Chemical and Biological Sciences” held on 8th January 2011. At D.K.M. College for Women, Vellore (Organising Committee Member).
Participated in the “National Conference on Energy and Environment” (NCEE-2007) held on 17th February 2007, at DKM College for Women, Vellore(Organising Secretary).
Participated in the “National Level Seminar On Recent Advancements in Polymer Chemistry and Nanotechnology” held on 12th & 13th Sep, 2008, at DKM College for Women, Vellore(Organising Committee Member).
Participated in the “National Level Seminar on Recent Advances In Biotechnology and Bioinformatics” held in DKM College for Women, Vellore on 12th February 2004.
Participated in the “IV Annual National Symposium on Renal Disorder” Inter Society of Biochemistry and Nutrition (ISBN) held on 19th February 2008 held at DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Participated in the “National Level Symposium on Recent Trends in Biotechnology and Its Career Opportunities” (Biologics 2009) held on 8th January 2009 at DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Participated in the “State Lever Seminar – Emerging Trends in Microbiology – 2006” Organized by DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Participated in the “One day workshop on Molecular Biology Techniques and bioinformatics Tools & Softwares” held on 9th & 10th January 2006, at DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Participated in the “III Annual National Symposium on Cancer Today 2007” Inter Society Of Biochemistry & Nutrition held on 19th February 2007, at DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Participated in the “National Level Colloquium On Research Methodology” held on 14th February 2006, at DKM College for Women, Vellore.
Participated in the “One day Seminar on Renewable Energy Systems” on 16th August 2005 at DKM College for Women, Vellore.