Department of Chemistry
Prof. M. Muneer
|Thrust Area :||photocatalysis, organic photochemistry, synthetic organic chemistry|
|Address :||Sayeed Manzil, Wadi-E-Ismail, Near Masjid Ibrahim, Dhora Mafi, Aligarh - 202002|
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Graduation and Post Graduation in Chemistry from the Department of Chemistry, AMU, Aligarh and Ph.D. (Chemistry) from the Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. Worked for ten years as Scientist in the Photochemistry Research Unit at Regional Research Laboratory (CSIR) Trivandrum. Joined as Reader in the Department of Chemistry, AMU, Aligarh in the year 1998 and at present working as Professor since 2005.
Has been involved in teaching of Organic Chemistry courses, Photochemistry, Application of Spectroscopic methods, Heterocyclic Chemistry etc. at Graduate and Post Graduate level. Has been a recipient of Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation and Marie Curie Incommimg International Fellowship. Research Interest has been in the area of Photocatalysis, Organic Photochemistry, Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Electron Transfer Reactions.
Produced 12 Ph.D's and Published more than 160 research papers in peer reviewed scientific journals such as JACS, JOC, J. Photochem. Photobiol, Environ. Sci & Technology, Catalysis Today. Life member of Chemical Research Society of India, Bangalore and Indian Chemical Society, Kolkatta, India.
Given invited talks in National and International Conferences in the area of photocatlysis
Synthesis of Ph-modified graphitic carbon nitride for degradation of different chromophoric organic pollutants in aqueous suspension under visible light, M.Z.A.Warshagha, and M. Muneer, Langmuir (2020) https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.langmuir.0c01055
Synthesis of ZnO Co-doped Ph-g-C3N4 for Enhanced Photocatalytic Organic Pollutants Removal under Visible Light, M.Z.A.Warshagha and M. Muneer, International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry (2020) 10.1080/03067319.2020.1808631
Fe(III)-grafted K-doped g-C3N4/rGO composite photocatalyst with efficient activity towards the degradation of organic pollutants, A. Khan, U. Alam, S. Zafar and M Muneer, J. Chem. Sci., (2018) 130:142.
Synthesis of iron and copper cluster-grafted zinc oxide nanorod with enhanced visible-light-induced photocatalytic activity, U. Alam, A. Khan, D. Bahnemann and M. Muneer, Journal of colloid and interface science, 509 (2018) 68-72.
One pot, self-assemble hydrothermal synthesis of 3D flower-like CuS/g-C3N4 composite with enhanced photocatalytic activity under visible light irradiation, A. khan, U. Alam, W. Raza, D. Bahnemann and M.Muneer, Journal of physics and chemistry of solid 115(2018)59-68.
A green approach for degradation of organic pollutants using rare earth metal doped bismuth oxide, W. Raza, D. Bahnemann and M.Muneer, Catalysis Today, 300, (2018), 89-98.
Surface modification of Na-K2Ti6O13 photocatalyst with Cu(II)-nanocluster for efficient visible-light-driven photocatalytic activity, A. Khan, U. Alam, D. Ali, D. Bahnemann and M. Muneer, Materials Letters, 220 (2018) 50-53.