Selected Publications


  1. R. Manoj, C. T. Aravindakumar, Noor S. Shah, Grzegorz Boczkaj, Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOPs) based wastewater treatment – unexpected nitration side reactions – a serious environmental issue: A review, Chemical Engineering Journal 2022, 430, 133002
  2. Sunil Paul M. Menacherry, Usha K. Aravind, C. T. Aravindakumar , Critical review on the role of mass spectrometry in the AOP based degradation of contaminants of emerging concern (CECs) in water, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 2022,10, 108155
  3. Jeeva M. Philip, C. M. Koshy, Usha K. Aravind and Charuvila T. Aravindakumar, Sonochemical degradation of DEET in aqueous medium: Complex by-products from synergistic effect of sono-Fenton – New insights from a HRMS study; Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2022, 10, 107509
  4. Sreedhanya, K. Krishnaraj, S. Swaroop, Satheesh Kumar, C.T.Aravindakumarand Usha K. Aravind, Bio-physical and Computational Studies on Serum Albumin / Target Protein Binding of a Potential Anti-Cancer Agent, European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2022, 172, 106141
  5. Vishnu M. Sreejith, John Richard Thomas, Nejumal K. Khalid, Abin Varghese, Usha K. Aravind, C. T. Aravindakumar, Implosion-demolitions: Impact on the local environment in a tropical humid Ramsar site located in Southwestern India, Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health, 2022, DOI:1007/s11869-021-01136-1
  6. Vishnu Sreejith, K.S. Aradhana, M. Varsha, M.K. Cyrus, C.T. Aravindakumar, Usha K. Aravind, ATR- FTIR and LC-Q-ToF-MS analysis of indoor dust from different micro-environments located in a tropical metropolitan area, Science of the Total Environment, 2021, 783, 147066
  7.  Manjumol Mathew, D. Lekshmi, C.T. Aravindakumar, Usha K. Aravind, Potential Involvement of Environmental Triggers in Protein Aggregation with Mercuric Chloride as a Model, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2021, 174, 153-161
  8. 8. Subha Sasi, Manoj P. Rayaroth, C. T. Aravindakumar and Usha K. Aravind, Alcohol Ethoxysulfates (AES) in Environmental Matrices (review), Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2021, 28, 34167-34186
  9. Ravi, S. Rajan, NK Khalid, MS Jose, CT Aravindakumar, RE Krishnankutty, Impact of Supplements on Enhanced Activity of Bacillus amyloliquefaciens BmB1 Against Pythium aphanidermatum Through Lipopeptide Modulation. Probiotics and Antimicrobial Proteins 2021, 13:367–374.
  10. S. Shalumon, K.S. Sanu, John Richard Thomas, Usha K. Aravind, Sujata Radhakrishnan, S.K. Sahoo, S.K. Jha and C.T. Aravindakumar, Analysis of Uranium and other water quality parameters in drinking water sources of 5 districts of Kerala in Southern India and potability estimation using water quality indexing method, Hydroresearch, 2021, 4, 38-46
  11. 11. Subha Sasi, Manoj P. Rayaroth, C. T. Aravindakumar and Usha K. Aravind,
    Occurrence, Distribution and Removal of organic micro-pollutants in a low saline water body, Science of the Total Environment, 2020, 749, 141319
  12. Mathew, C. T. Aravindakumar, Usha K. Aravind, Unravelling the fibrillation mechanism of ovalbumin in the presence of mercury at its isoelectric pH, RSC Advances, 2020, 10, 16415–16421
  13. Thomas, M.P. Rayaroth, S. P. M. Menacherry, Usha K. Aravind, C. T. Aravindakumar, Sonochemical Degradation of Benzenesulfonic Acid in Aqueous Medium, Chemosphere, 2020, 252, 126485
  14. Jain Maria Thomas, C.T. Aravindakumarand Usha K Aravind, Removal of Beta Blockers using Polyelectrolyte Monolayered Membrane and its Antifouling Performance, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 2020 , 87, 222-233
  15. Sunil P.M.Menacherry, DaeWiMina, Daun Jeong, C.T.Aravindakumar, Woojin Lee,Wonyong Choi, Halide-induced dissolution of lead(IV) oxideinfrozen solution, J. Haz. Mat. 2020, 384, 121298
  16. Kishore Kumar Nair, Bennie Viljoen; C T Aravindakumar; H C Swart; Richard A Harris; Usha K Aravind, Synthesis of silver incorporated lithium doped zinc oxide nanocomposites for in-vitro biorational evaluation of Candiasis and Cryptococcosis, Applied Surface Science , 2020, 506, 144800
  17. Raghava Varman Thampan, K. U. Krishnaraj, H. Shabeer Ali, Sapna Kannan, C. Mrudhula, C. T. Aravindakumar, Haridas, Insulin Signalling: Essential Role of a 222 Da Molecular Mediator, Co-Insulin (Co-Ins), Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci. 2019
  18. Jisha Chandran, U. K. Aravind, P. T. Nguyen, C. T. Aravindakumar, Solvent dependent ESI-collisionally induced dissociation of protonated nitenpyram, J. Mass Spectrometry, 2019, 445, 116207
  19. Mary Lidiya Mathew, G. Akhil, C.T. Aravindakumar and U.K. Aravind, Low – cost multilayered green fiber for the treatment of textile industry waste water, Journal of Hazardous Materials 2019, 365, 297-305
  20. Jeeva M. Philip, Usha K. Aravind and C.T. Aravindakumar, Emerging Contaminants in Indian Environmental Matrices – A Review, Chemosphere, 2018, Jan;190:307-326. doi: 10.1016
  21. Manoj P. Rayaroth, Usha K. Aravind, and C. T. Aravindakumar, Effect of inorganic ions on the ultrasound initiated degradation and product formation of Triphenylmethane dyes, Ultrasonic Sonochemistry, 2018, 48, 482-491
  22. Oturan, C.T. Aravindakumar, H. Olvera-Vargas, S. P. Mathew, M.A. Oturan, Electro-Fenton oxidation of para-aminosalicylic acid: Degradation kinetics and mineralization pathway using Pt/carbon-felt and BDD/carbon-felt cells, Environ. Sc. Pollut. Res., 2018, 25(21), 20363–20373
  23. R. Manoj, U.K. Aravind and C.T. Aravindakumar, Photocatalytic Degradation of Lignocaine in Aqueous Suspension of TiO2 Nanoparticles: Mechanism of Degradation and Mineralization, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2018 (6), 3556-3564
  24. K. Nejumal, D. Dineep,Mahesh Mohan, K.P. Krishnan,U.K. Aravind,C.T. Aravindakumar, Presence of Bisphenol S and Surfactants in the Sediments of Kongsfjorden: A Negative Impact of Human Activities in Arctic?, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 2017 190(1):22. doi: 10.1007/s10661-017-6383-7
  25. Manoj P. Rayaroth , Usha K. Aravind, and C. T. Aravindakumar, Role of in-situ nitrite ion formation on the sonochemical transformation of para-aminosalicylic acid, Ultrasonic Sonochemistry, 2017, 40, 213-220
  26. Manoj P. Rayaroth, Chung-Seop Lee, Usha K. Aravind, Charuvila T. Aravindakumar,Yoon-Seok Chang, Oxidative degradation of benzoic acid using Fe0– and sulfidized Fe0-activated persulfate: A comparative study”, Eng. J., 2017 , 315, 426-436
  27. Jissy Mathew, G. Akhil, C.T. Aravindakumar, U.K. Aravind Transport properties and morphology of CHI/PSS multilayered microfiltration membranes for the low pressure filtration of amino acids” Chem. Tech. Biotech., 2016 DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5067
  28. Subha Sasi, M. P. Rayaroth, D. Devadasan, Usha K. Aravind and C. T. Aravindakumar, Influence of inorganic ions and selected emerging contaminants on the degradation of Methylparaben: A sonochemical approach, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2015, 300, 202-209
  29. Jisha Chandran, U.K. Aravind, C.T. Aravindakumar, Sonochemical transformation of thymidine: A mass spectrometric study, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 2015, 27, 178-186
  30. P. M. Menachery, Olivier Laprévote, Thao P. Nguyen, Usha K. Aravind, G. Pramod  and C.T. Aravindakumar, Identification of Position Isomers by Energy-Resolved Mass Spectrometry, Journal of Mass Spectrometry , 2015, 50, 944–950
  31. Manoj P. Rayaroth, Usha K. Aravind and C.T. Aravindakumar, Sonochemical Degradation of Coomassie Brilliant Blue: Effect of frequency, power density, pH and various additives, Chemosphere, 2015, 119, 848-855
  32. Akhil Gopalakrishnan, Mary Lidiya Mathew, JishaChandran, Appala Raju Badireddy, Judith Winglee, Mark Wiesner, T. Aravindakumarand Usha K. Aravind, Sustainable Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Surfaces: Possible Matrix for Salt/dye Separation, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 2015,  7, 3699-3707
  33. Muna Sh. Yahya, N. Oturan, K. El Kacemi, M. El Karbane, C. T. Aravindakumar, M. A. Oturan,Oxidative Degradation Studies on Antimicrobial Agent Ciprofloxacin by electro-Fenton Process: Kinetics and Oxidation Products, Chemosphere, 2014, 117, 447-54
  34. M. Sunil Paul, U. K. Aravind, G. Pramod, A. Saha, and C. T. Aravindakumar, Hydroxyl Radical Induced Oxidation of Theophylline in Water: A Kinetic and Mechanistic Study, Org. Biomol Chem. 2014, 12 (30), 5611 – 5620
  35. 35. M. Mathew, S. Sreedhanya, P. Manoj, C. T. Aravindakumar and Usha K. Aravind
    Exploring the interaction of bisphenol-S with serum albumins: A better or worse alternative for bisphenol-A?, J. Phys. Chem. B., 2014, 118 (14), 3832–3843
  36. Sreekanth, Sunil Paul M. M, Usha K. Aravind, J.L.Marignier, J.Belloni, C. T. Aravindakumar, Oxidation reactions of hydroxy naphthoquinones: Mechanistic investigation by LC-Q-TOF-MS Analysis, Int. J. Radiat. Biol., 2014, 90(6), 495-502.
  37. Shoniya Thomas, R. Sreekanth, V.A. Sijumon, Usha K Aravind and C.T. Aravindakumar, Oxidative Degradation of Acid Red 1 in Aqueous Medium, Eng. J., 2014, 244, 473–482
  38. V. Divyalakshmi, S. Sreedhanyaa, G. Akhil, C. T. Aravindakumar and Usha K. Aravind, Sub-picomolar sensing of hydrogen peroxide with ovalbumin embedded CHI/PSS multilayer membrane, Analytical Biochemistry, 2013, 440, 49-55
  39. Venu, D.B. Naik, S.K. Sarkar, Usha K. AravindA.Nijamudheen, C.T.Aravindakumar, ,Oxidation Reactions of Thymol: A Pulse Radiolysis and Theoretical Study, J. Phys. Chem. A., 2013, 117, 291–299
  40. M. Sunil Paul, Usha K. Aravind, G. Pramod, C.T. Aravindakumar, Oxidative Degradation of Fensulfothion by Hydroxyl Radical in Aqueous Medium, Chemosphere, 2013,  91, 295–301
  41. P. Prasanthkumar, C. H. Suresh and C. T. Aravindakumar, Oxidation Reactions of 2-thiouracil: A Theoretical and Pulse Radiolysis Study, J. Phys. Chem. A. 2012 116 , 10712–10720
  42. J. Disha, C.T. Aravindakumar, Usha K.Aravind, Phosphate recovery by high flux low pressure multilayer membranes, Langmuir, 2012, 28, 12744–12752      
  43. S. Baburaj, C.T. Aravindakumar, S. Sreedhanya, A.P. Thomas,  Usha K. Aravind,  Treatment of model textile effluents with PAA/CHI and PAA/PEI composite membranes Desalination, 2012,  288, 72–79
  44. K. Aravind, B. George, M.S. Baburaj, S. Thomas, A.P. Thomas, C.T. Aravindakumar, Treatment of industrial effluents using polyelectrolyte membranes, Desalination, 2010, 252, 27–32