Vijaya Kumar Rangari
Research Assistant Professor
Tuskegee University, USA
Biography of Vijaya Kumar Rangari PhD from Chemistry Osmania University Hyderabad IndiaThermodynamic properties of binary nonelectrolyte solutionsMSc 1990 Chemistry Osmania University Hyderabad India.
(a) Synthesis and characterization of novel nanoparticles using sonochemical and Microwave techniques. (b) Fabrication and characterization of nanoparticle-polymer nanocomposites for structural applications. (c) Synthesis of nanosized materials with different morphologies using surfactants. (d) Preparation of metal or metal oxide-polymer composite materials by sonochemical and microwave irradiation. (e) Controlled crystal growth studies of metal oxides using sonochemically prepared nanoparticles or nanocomposite polymer materials as seeds for crystalgrowth. (f) Synthesis of amorphous metal or metal oxides and coating of these materials with Cyclodextrins.(g) Effect of Microwave irradiation on epoxy based nanocomposite materials. (h) Fabrication, properties and characterization of epoxy based nanocomposites. (i) Extrusion and mechanical characterization of filaments containing nanoparticle/Carbon nanotube- polymer.