• Qualifications: MSc, PhD
  • Department: Department of Chemistry / Biochemistry
  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Years of Experience: 6 Years (Teaching), 3 Years (Research), 10 months (Industry)
  • Email: bharathkdevendra@gmail.com

Patent

  1. Cyclohexenone Derivative and A Method Thereof –. Indian Patent Application No: 202041034345 Dated 10/08/2020
Research Fellowships awarded
  1. Junior Research Fellowship (2 years) and Senior Research Fellowship (1 year) from the Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Government of India. Title of the funded research project “Electrodeposition of noble metals on steel surfaces for efficient hydrogen dosing requirement of BWRs.”
Lifetime membership
  1. Indian Science Congress Association - Life Membership number: L40084.
  2. Electrochemical Society of India - Life Membership number: LM-313
  3. Association of Chemistry Teachers. Life Membership
Publications
  1. Bharath K. Devendra and Praveen B M. (2019). A Review on Noble Metals in Controlling Intergranular Stress Corrosion Cracking in BWRs. International Journal of Applied Engineering and Management Letters(IJAEML), Srinivas Publications. Volume no 3, 1. page no 53-59, ISSN No 2581-7000 (DOI: http: //doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2653464).
  2. Manohar Rathod, S.K. Rajappa, B.M. Praveen and Bharath K. Devendra. Investigation of Dolichandra unguis-cati leaves extract as a corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in acid medium. Current Research In Green. And Sustainable Chemistry. 2021, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crgsc.2021.100113
  3. Jyothi S. Kavirajwar, S. Basavanna and Bharath K. Devendra. An investigation on corrosion properties of bright Zn?Ni alloy coated mild steel. Electrochemical Science Advances, e2100097. 2021.
  4. Bharath K. Devendra, B.M. Praveen, V.S. Tripathi, D.H. Nagaraju and K.O. Nayana. Hydrogen Evolution Reaction by Platinum Coating. Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions A: Science, 1-8, 2021.
  5. Bharath K. Devendra, B.M. Praveen, V.S. Tripathi, D.H. Nagaraju and K.O. Nayana. Pt-Rh Alloy Catalysts for Hydrogen Generation developed by Direct Current/Pulse Method. Journal of Iranian Chemical Society (Accepted).
Paper presented in International Conferences
  1. Bharath K. Devendra and B.M. Praveen. “Highly Corrosion Resistant Platinum-Rhodium alloy coating and their photocatalytic activity”. Two-day International Conference on "International Conference on Nanotechnology" (ICNT-2019). Organized by Research & Innovation Council, Srinivas University, Mangaluru, held on 18th and 19th October 2019.
  2. Bharath K. Devendra, B.M. Praveen and V.S. Tripathi. “A study on the electrodeposition of platinum on stainless steel in corrosion applications". Five days of International Event on "Electrochemistry in Industry, Health and Environment" (EIHE-2020). Organized by the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) and Board of Research in Nuclear Science BRNS), held during 1st and 2nd March 2020
  3. Bharath K. Devendra, B.M. Praveen and V.S. Tripathi. “Platinum-Rhodium alloy coatings with high corrosion resistance and their applications activity of photocatalysis”. Two-day International Virtual Conference on "International Conference on Nanotechnology" (ICETNN-2021). Organized by Research & Innovation Council, Srinivas University, Mangaluru, held on 6th and 7th August 2021.
Paper presented in National Conferences
  1. Bharath K. Devendra and B.M. Praveen. “A study on the electrodeposition of platinum on stainless steel in corrosion applications". Two-day National Conference on "Exploring Innovative research and Developments in Chemical Sciences" (EIRDCS-2019). Organized by the Department of PG Studies and Research in Chemistry Kuvempu University, held during 1st and 2nd March 2019.
  2. Bharath K. Devendra and B.M. Praveen. "A study on the coating of noble metal in BWR to prevent corrosion cracking". Two-day National Conference on "Recent Innovation in Medicinal and Material Chemistry" (RIMMC-2019). Organized by the Department of studies in Chemistry, Mysore University, Mysore, held during 8th and 9th March 2019.
  3. Bharath K. Devendra and B.M. Praveen. "Electroplating technique for producing platinum coating". One-day National Conference on "Recent Innovations in Mechanical Engineering” (RIME). Organized by the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Srinivas University, Mangaluru, held on 15th December 2020.
Conferences/ Workshops / Seminars/ Workshops – Organised
  1. Two-day International Conference on "International Conference on Nanotechnology" (ICNT-2019) Organized by Research & Innovation Council, Srinivas University, Mangaluru, held on 18th and 19th October 2019.
  2. Two-day workshop on “Intellectual property rights(IPR)” organized by KSCST-SU IPR cell association with Patent Information Centre(PIC) held at Srinivas University, College of Engineering and Technology, Mukka, Mangaluru, on 20th and 21th of February 2019
  3. Two-day International Virtual Conference on "International Conference on Nanotechnology" (ICETNN-2021) Organized by Research & Innovation Council, Srinivas University, Mangaluru, held on 6th and 7th August 2021.
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Workshops / FDP – Attended
  1. Participated in one day workshop on “Environmental safety and Energy Conservations” conducted in CMRIT, Bengaluru, July 9th 2013.
  2. Participated in one-day National level Workshop on “Emerging Trends in Engineering Materials their Applications” conducted in Shri Philappa Engineering College, Bengaluru, March 14th 2016.
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  4. Participated in a short-term course on “Scanning Electron Microscope” under the Quality Improvement Programme in IISc, Bengaluru from 12th to 16th December 2016.
  5. Participated in a two-day workshop on “Intellectual property rights(IPR)” organized by KSCST-SU IPR cell association with Patent Information Centre(PIC) held at Srinivas University, College of Engineering and Technology, Mukka, Mangaluru, on 20th and 21th of February 2019.
  6. Participated in a two-day workshop on “Scope of Patent” organized by KSCST-SU IPR cell association with Patent Information Centre (PIC) held at Srinivas University, College of Engineering and Technology, Mukka, Mangaluru, on 20th April 2019.
  7. Participated in one day workshop on “Research Methodology & Data Analysis” organized by Research and Innovation Council, Srinivas University, held at Srinivas University, College of Engineering and Technology, Mukka, Mangaluru, on 12th July 2019.
Webinars...
  1. Attended national webinar on “Two Dimensional Materials for Diverse Applications” held on 23rd May 2020, organised by Department of Basic Sciences, C.M.R. Institute of Technology, Bengaluru.
  2. Attended national webinar on “Impact, Challenges and Opportunities in Chemistry post COVID-19” held on 06th June 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies, Bengaluru.
  3. Attended International webinar on “Innovations and Intellectual Property Right (IPR)” held on 4h June 2020, organised by Department of General Science, Smt. Kamala and Sri Venkappa M. Agadi College of Engineering and Technology, Gadag, Karnataka.
  4. Attended 5 days International webinar on “Research Methodology” held from 1st June to 5th June 2020, organised by Research and Innovation Council, Srinivas University, Mangaluru.
  5. Attended webinar on “Basics to advanced topics in one dimensional NMR spectroscopy” held on 23rd May – 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, Reva University, Bengaluru.
  6. Attended national webinar on “Preparation of Solutions in the Engineering Chemistry Laboratory and Common Challenges” held on 4th June 2020, organised by Department of Basic Sciences and Humanities, Yenepoya Institute of Technology, Mangaluru.
  7. Attended national webinar on “Multifunctional Materials for Energy Applications” held on 14th July 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Bengaluru.
  8. Attended national webinar on “Metallic Corrosion and Graphene-Based Anti-Corrosion Coating Materials” held on 18th July 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Bengaluru.
  9. Attended national webinar on “Industrial Applications of Electrochemistry” held from 13th July to 14th July 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, PES Institute of Technology and Management, Shivamogga.
  10. Attended FDP on “Drug Design and Development” held on 10th June 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, Sapthagiri College of Engineering, Bengaluru
  11. Attended national webinar on “Powder X-Ray Diffraction: A Powerful Tool for the Characterization of Nanomaterials” held on 8th July 2020, organised by Department of Chemistry, Sai Vidya Institute of Technology, Bengaluru.
  12. Attended national webinar on “Research and Publication Ethics” held from 8th Feb to 15th Feb 2020, organised by Srinivas University, Mangaluru
  13. Attended national webinar on “Analytical Technique for Determining Elemental Constituents” held during 8th – 9th June 2020, organised by the Department of Chemistry, Siddaganaga Institute of Technology, Tumakuru.