List of Publications


In the Referred Journals: citation index (July 2014)= 1775,  h-Index=18, i-10 index=30 )  

  1. Size-dependent quantized double layer charging of monolayer-protected silver nanoparticles
    V.R. Chaudhari, P.A. Hassan, S.K. Haram,  New Journal of Chemistry (2014)  38 (4), 1761-1767.

  2. Role of iron oxide impurities in electrocatalysis by multiwall carbon nanotubes: An investigation using a novel magnetically modified ITO electrodes K M Samant , V.S. Joshi,  K.R. Patil, S.K. Haram*
    Bulletin of Materials Science (2014)  37 (2), 221-226.

  3. Molecular structures and biological evaluation of 2-chloro-3--alkylamino-1, 4-napthoquinone derivatives as potent antifungal agents O Pawar, A Patekar, A Khan, L Kathawate, S Haram, G Markad, V Puranik, Sunita Salunke-Gawali*,  Journal of Molecular Structure, (2014) 1059, 68-74

  4. SWCNT/BiVO4 Composites as Anode Materials for Supercapacitor Application, Ziyauddin Khan, Shateesh Bhattu Santosh Haram and Deepa Khushalani* , RSC. advance (2014), 4, 17378-17381

  5. Synthesis and molecular structure of a zinc complex of the vitamin K3 analogue phthiocol, Laxmi Kathawate, Stephen Sproules, Omkar Pawar, Ganesh Markad, Santosh Haram, Vedavati Puranik, Sunita Salunke-Gawali* Journal of Molecular Structure (2013) 1048 223–229.

  6. Interaction between Quantum Dots of CdTe and Reduced Graphene Oxide: Investigation through Cyclic Voltammetry and Spectroscopy, G.B. Markad, Satish Battu, Sudhir Kapoor, Santosh Haram*,   The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2013), 117 (40), 20944-20950

  7. Band Gap Bowing at Nanoscale: Investigation of CdSxSe1-x Alloy Quantum Dots through Cyclic Voltammetry and Density Functional Theory Pravin P. Ingole, Ganesh B. Markad, Deepashri Saraf, Laxman Tatikondewar, Omkar Nene, Anjali Kshirsagar* and Santosh K. Haram* J. Physical Chemistry C (2013) 117 (14), pp 7376–7383. link

  8. Role of Iron Oxide Impurities in the Electro-catalysis By Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes: An Investigation Using a Novel Magnetically Modified ITO Electrodes Kanchan M. Samant , Vrushali S.  Joshi, Kashinath R. Patil and Santosh K. Haram*, Bulletins of Material Science, (2013),published on web. link  

  9. Mapping of Electro-catalytic Sites on Single Strand of Carbon Fiber Using Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy (SECM) Vrushali S. Joshi, Santosh K. Haram*, Arindam Dasgupta and G.V. Pavan Kumar, J. Physical Chemistry C 116 (17), 9703–9708 (2012). link 

  10. Interaction of reduced graphene oxide with free radicals and silver clusters Ridhima Chadha, Nandita Biswas, Ganesh B. Markad, Santosh K. Haram, Tulsi Mukherjee, Sudhir Kapoor, Chemical Physics Letters 529(9) (2012), 54–58 link

  11. Catalytic Activity and Stability of Silver Supported on Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes, Vijay R. Chaudharia, Kanchan M. Samanta, Pravin P. Ingole, P. A. Hassan and Santosh K. Haram*, International journal of Nanotechnology 8 (2011), 988.

  12. Electrodics of methanol oxidation on Pt-f-multiwalled carbon nanotubes composite, Kanchan M. Samant, Vrushali S. Joshi Geeta Sharma, Sudhir Kapoor, Santosh K. Haram*, Electrochimica Acta  56 (2011) 2081–2086.

  13. Quantum Confinement in CdTe Quantum Dots: Investigation throughCyclic Voltammetry Supported by Density Functional Theory (DFT) Santosh K. Haram*, Anjali Kshirsagar, Yogini D. Gujarathi, Pravin P. Ingole, Omkar A. Nene, Ganesh B. Markad, and Sachin P . Nanavati. J. Phys. Chem. C 115 (2011) 6243–6249.

  14. A Facile Methodology for the Design of Functionalized Hollow Silica Spheres, Ambrose Melvin, R. Vijay, Vijay R. Chaudhari, Bhavna Gupta, Rajiv Prakash, Santosh Haram, Geetha Baskar and Deepa Khushalani, J. Colloids and Interface Science, 346 (2010) 265–269

  15. Fabrication, Characterization and Electrochemical Performance of Single Strand Carbon Fiber Prepared by Catalytic Chemical Vapor Decomposition Method, V.S. Joshi, S.P. Gokhale, K.R. Patil, S.K. Haram*, Electrochimica Acta 55 (2010), 2022- 2028

  16. Citrate-capped Quantum dots of CdSe for the Selective Photometric Detection of Silver Ions in Aqueous Solutions. Pravin P Ingole, Rajiv M Abhyankar, BLV Prasad, and S. K. Haram*, Materials Science and Engineering B 168 (2010) 60–65 link

  17. Self Electro-catalysis of Hydroquinone on Gold Electrode in Aqueous un-buffered Media.
    Electrochemistry Communications,. Vijay R. Chaudhari, Mohsin A. Bhat, Pravin P. Ingole, and
    Santosh Krishna Haram*,  Electrochem. Comm,  11 (2009) 994–996. link
  18. Mechanistic Aspects of Nitrate Ion Reduction on Silver Electrode: Estimation of O-NO2- Bond Dissociation Energy using Cyclic Voltammetry, Mohsin A. Bhat, Pravin P. Ingole, Vijay R. Chaudhari and Santosh K. Haram*, New Journal of Chemistry, (2009), 33(1), 207-210 link

  19. Outer Sphere Electro-reduction of CCl4 in 1-butyl-3-methylimmidazolium Tetrafluoroborate: An Example of Solvent Specific Effect of Ionic Liquid"Author(s): Bhat, Mohsin; Ingole, Pravin; Chaudhari, Vijay; Haram, Santosh K. *, J. Physical Chemistry B, , 113 (9), 2848–2853, (2009) link

  20. Room Temperature Synthesis of 1-hexanethiolate Capped Cu2?xSe Quantum Dots, in Triton X-100 Water-in-Oil Microemulsions , Pravin P. Ingole, Prashant P. Joshi, and Sanrtosh K. Haram*, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 337  136–140, (2009).  

  21. Construction of Ag/AgCl Reference Electrode from Used Felt-Tipped Pen Barrel for Undergraduate Laboratory Shaukatali N. Inamdar, Mohsin A. Bhat, and Santosh K. Haram*, J. Chemical Education, 86,355, (2009) .

  22. Determination of Band Structure Parameters and the Quasi-Particle Gap of CdSe Quantum Dots by Cyclic Voltammetry Shaukatali N. Inamdar, Pravin P. Ingole, and Santosh K. Haram*, ChemPhysChem.(2008),9, 2574-2579 link

  23. New Route For the Preparation of Luminesent Mercaptoethanoate capped CdSe Quantum Dots, Manoj E. Wankhede,  Shaukatali N. Inamdar, Aparna Deshpande,  Aniket R. Thete,  Renu Pasricha, Sulabha K. Kulkarni,  and Santosh K. Haram*, Bull. Mater. Sci., 31, (2008), 291-296.

  24. Shaukatali N. Inamdar and Santosh K. Haram* Mossbauer Effect Reference and Data Journal, 31(4), (2008), 06I007,

  25. Filling and coating of multi walled carbon nanotubes with silver by DC elec-trophoresis
    Kanchan M. Samant, Vijay R. Chaudhari, Sudhir Kapoor, Santosh K. Haram*, Carbon, (2007), 2126 link

  26. Micelle assisted morphological evolution of silver nanoparticles, Vijay R. Chaud-hari,
    Santosh K. Haram, S.K. Kulshreshtha, J.R. Bellare, P.A. Hassan, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 301,(2007), 475480

  27. Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes by Catalytic Vapor Decomposition (CVD) Method: Optimization of Various Parameters for the Maximum Yield, Kanchan M. Samant, Santosh K. Haram* and Sudhir Kapoor, Pramana-Journal of Physics, 68(1),(2007), 51-60.

  28. Electrochemical biosensor for catechol using agarose-guar gum entrapped tyrosi-nase,
    Sanket Tembe, Meena Karve, Shaukatali Inamdar, Santosh K. Haram, Jose Melo and Stanislaus F. D Souza, J. Biotechnology, 128, (2007), 80-85.

  29. Synthesis and Characterization of Stable Organosols of Silver Nanoparticles by Electrophoretic Dissolution of Silver in DMSO., Mihir M.Wadkar, Santosh K.Haram* and Vijay R. Chaudhari, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110 (42), (2006), 20889-20894.

  30. Synthesis and Characterization of Uncapped -Fe2O3 Nanoparticles Prepared by Flame Pyrolysis of Ferrocene in Ethanol, Shaukatali N. Inamdar and Santosh K. Haram*, J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 6 (7), (2006), 2155-2158.

  31. Development of electrochemical biosensor based on tyrosinase immobilized in composite biopolymeric film, Sanket Tembe, Meena Karve, Shaukat Inamdar, Santosh K. Haram, Jose Melo and Stanislaus F. D’Souza, Analytical Bio-chemistry, 349(1) (2006), 72-77.

  32. Synthesis and analysis of ZnO and CdSe nanoparticles, S. S. Ashtaputre, A. Deshpande, S. Marathe, M. E. Wankhede, J. Chimanpure, R. Pasricha, J. Urban, Santosh K. Haram*, S. W. Gosavi and S. K. Kulkarni, Pramana: Journal of Physics, 65(4) (2005), 615-620.

  33. Controlled synthesis of Cu nanoparticles in fused silica and BK7 glasses using ion beam induced defects, M. K. Patel, B. J. Nagare, D. M. Bagul, Santosh K. Haram*, D. C. Kothari, Surface and Coating Technology, 196 (2005), 96-99.

  34. Highly resolved quantized double layer charging of relatively larger dodecane thiol passivated gold quantum dots, Nirmalya K. Chaki, Bhalachandra Kakade, Jadab Sharma, Subhramannia Mahima, Kunjukrishna P. Vijayamohanan and Santosh K. Haram, J. of Applied Physics, 96(9) (2004), 5032-5036.

  35. Synthesis and Characterization of Cd-DMSO Complex Capped CdS Nanopar-ticles, Manoj E. Wankhede and Santosh K. Haram*, Chem. Mater., 15 (6) (2003), 1296 -1301

  36. Electrochemistry and Electrogenerated Chemiluminescence from Silicon Nanocrys-tal Quantum sdots, Zhifeng Ding, Bernadette M. Quinn, Santosh K. Haram, Lindsay E. Pell, Brian A. Korgel, Allen J. Bard, Science, 286 (2002), 1293-1297.

  37. Electrochemistry of CdS Nanoparticles: A Correlation Between Optical and Electrochemical Bandgaps, Santosh K. Haram, Bernadette M. Quinn and Allen J. Bard J. Am. Chem. Soc., 123(36) (2001), 8860-8861.

  38. Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy. 42. Studies of the Kinetics and Photoelectrochemistry
    of Thin Film CdS/Electrolyte Interfaces, Santosh K. Haram and Allen J. Bard, J. Physical Chemistry B 105(34), (2001), 8192-8195.

  39.  Electrochemical Observation of a Metal/Insulator Transition by Scanning Elec-trochemical
    Microscopy, Bernadette M. Quinn, Inmaculada Prieto, Santosh  K. Haram and Allen J. Bard, 
    J. Physical Chemistry B, 105(31) (2001); 7474-7476.

  40.  Effect of Nonionic Surfactants on the Kinetics of Disproportion of  Copper Sul-fide Nanoparticles  in the Aqueous Sols, Roshan H. Kore, Jaideep S. Kulkarni, and Santosh K. Haram*, Chemistry of Materials, 13(5) (2001), 1789-1793.

  41.  Synthesis and characterization of copper sulfide nanoparticles in aqueous surfac-tant solutions, Santosh K Haram*; Mahadeshwar, Anand R.; Dixit, Sharad G. Adsorpt. Sci. Technol.,  16(8) (1998), 667-677

  42. Some aspects of the role of surfactants in the formation of  nanoparticles., Dixit, Sharad G.; Mahadeshwar, Anand R.; Haram Santosh K., Colloids Surf., A, 133(1/2)    (1998), 69-75

  43. Chemical bath deposition of cubic copper (I) selenide  and its room temperature  transformation to the orthorhombic phase. Levy-Clement, Claude; Neumann-Spallart, M.; Haram, S. K.; Santhanam, K. S. V. Thin Solid Films, 302(1,2) (1997), 12-16.

  44. Synthesis and Characterization of Copper Sulfide Nanoparticles in Triton-X 100   Water-in-Oil Microemulsions. Haram, Santosh K.; Mahadeshwar, Anand R.; Dixit, Sharad G., J. Phys. Chem.B, 100(14) (1996), 5868-5873.

  45. Semiconductor Nanoparticles: The World of Neglected Dimensions’, Santosh K. Haram* and  Sharad G. Dixit, Bombay Technologist; Journal of Tech-nological Association 44 (1995), 6-9.

  46. Photoelectrochemical responses of orthorhombic and cubic copper selenides. Haram,Santosh K.,  Santhanam, K. S. V. J. Electroanal. Chem., 396 (1-2) (1995), 63-68

  47.  Electroless deposition of orthorhombic copper (I) selenide and its room temperature phase
     transformation  to cubic structure, Haram Santosh K. and K.S.V. Santhanam, Thin Solid Films,  238 (1994), 21-26.

  48. Electroless deposition on copper substrates and characterization  of thin films of copper (I) selenide. Haram Santosh K.; Santhanam, K. S. V.; Neumann-Spallart, M.; Levy-Clement, C., Mater. Res. Bull. (10) (1992), 1185-1191. 

  49. Chemical deposition of cadmium sulfide in the presence of an  external magnetic field. Mondal, K. C.; Haram, S. K.; Santhanam, K. S. V. Mater. Sci. Monogr., 65(Chem. Energy-1), (1991) 225-233.27.

  50.  Loss in conformational rigidity of bradykinin on replacement of  the Phe-8 bytyrosine. Srivastava, Sudha; Haram, S. K.; Phadke, Ratna S. Magn. Reson. Chem., 29 (4) (1991), 333-337.


  1. Semiconductor Electrodes, in Handbook of Electrochemistry, edited, Cynthia Zoski, Elsevier  Netherlands, (2007) 329-389  ISBN 0 444 51958 0

  2. Prospective usage of photoelectrochemistry for environmental  control., Haram, S. . K.; Santhanam, K. S. V., Stud. Environ. Sci.. 59 (Environmental Oriented Electrochemistry), (1994),


Papers presented in conferences:

  1. Voltammeteric investigations on composite of carbon nanotubes-silver prepared  by electrophoretic methods, Kanchan M. Samant and Santosh K. Haram, in NationalReview and Coordination Meeting on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, DST and IICT, Hyderabad, February 2007.

  2. Preparation of uncapped -Fe2O3 Nanoparticles by simple flame pyrolysis of ferrocene, Shaukatali N. Inamdar, and Haram S. K., Conference on Solid State Chemistry, Goa, December 2005

  3. Effect of different parameters on synthesis of multiwall carbon nanotubes, Samant K. M., and Haram S. K., Conference on Solid State Chemistry, Goa, December 2005.

  4. Synthesis of multiwall carbon nanotubes by using solid hydrocarbon precursors, Samant K. M., Haram N. S., Dhavale D. D., and Haram S. K., organized by Material research society of India, NCL, Pune, February 2004

  5.  Effect of microstructure of SDS micelles on morphology of silver nanoparticles, Chaudhari V. R.; Hassan P. A.; Haram S. K., organized by Material research society of India, NCL, Pune 2004.

  6.  Electrochemical Synthesis and Characterization of Silver nanoparticles, Mihir M. Wadkar and Santosh K. Haram. 22nd conference organized by Indian Council of Chemists at IIT Roorkee, 17-19th Oct 2003

  7. Synthesis of CdS nanoparticles in DMSO, Manoj Wankhede and Santosh K. Haram, 14th Research Scholars Meet, organized by Indian Chemical Society and Department Chemistry, K.C. College, Mumbai, 15-16th February 2002.