Selected Publications


  1. Reshmi John, C. T. Aravindakumar, Usha K. Aravind, Delineating the cascade of molecular events in protein aggregation triggered by Glyphosate, Aminomethyl phosphonic acid, and Roundup in Serum albumins, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2023, 132158

  2. P Rayaroth, Usha K Aravind, Grzegorz Boczkaj, C. T. Aravindakumar, Singlet oxygen in the removal of organic pollutant: An updated review on the degradation pathway based on mass spectrometry and DFT calculations, Chemosphere, 2023, 140203
  3. Akhil Gopalakrishnan, Jissy Mathew , Jain Maria Thomas , Greeshma Thankachan , T. Aravindakumar, Usha K Aravind, Spectro-kinetic investigations on the release mechanism of lysozyme from layer-by-layer reservoirs, Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 2023, 113135
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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.
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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), Natl. Acad. Sci., India, Sect. B Biol. Sci. 2019
  21. Jisha Chandran, U. K. Aravind, P. T. Nguyen, C. T. Aravindakumar, Solvent dependent ESI-collisionally induced dissociation of protonated nitenpyram, Mass Spectrometry, 2019, 445, 116207
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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, Sc. Pollut. Res., 2018, 25(21), 20363–20373
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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”, J., 2017 , 315, 426-436
  30. 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” Tech. Biotech., 2016 DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5067
  31. 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
  32. Jisha Chandran, U.K. Aravind, C.T. Aravindakumar, Sonochemical transformation of thymidine: A mass spectrometric study, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 2015, 27, 178-186
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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 Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 2015,  7, 3699-3707
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. Sreekanth, Sunil Paul M. M, Usha K. Aravind, J.L.Marignier, J.Belloni, T. Aravindakumar, Oxidation reactions of hydroxy naphthoquinones: Mechanistic investigation by LC-Q-TOF-MS Analysis, Int. J. Radiat. Biol., 2014, 90(6), 495-502.
  40. Shoniya Thomas, R. Sreekanth, V.A. Sijumon, Usha K Aravind and C.T. Aravindakumar, Oxidative Degradation of Acid Red 1 in Aqueous Medium, J., 2014, 244, 473–482
  41. 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
  42. Venu, D.B. Naik, S.K. Sarkar, Usha K. AravindA.Nijamudheen, C.T.Aravindakumar, ,Oxidation Reactions of Thymol: A Pulse Radiolysis and Theoretical Study, Phys. Chem. A., 2013, 117, 291–299
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. Disha, C.T. Aravindakumar, Usha K.Aravind, Phosphate recovery by high flux low pressure multilayer membranes, Langmuir, 2012, 28, 12744–12752
  46. 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
  47. 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