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43.   BODIPY-fused Uracil: Synthesis, Photophysical Properties, and Applications

A Nagpal, N Tyagi, PP Neelakandan*

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2024, 23, 365-376.

42.   Selective Naked-eye Detection of Dopamine Using an Imino-Boron Molecular Capsule

PP Kumar, A Bajaj, P Samadder, ME Ali, PP Neelakandan*
New J. Chem., 2023, 47, 19183-19190.


41.    Luminescent Hexagonal Microtubes Prepared Through Water-induced Self-assembly of a Polymorphic

Organoboron Compound: Formation Mechanism and Waveguide Behaviour

PA Gaikwad, P Samadder, S Som, D Chopra*, PP Neelakandan*, A Srivastava*
Nanoscale, 2023, 15, 14380-14387.

40.   Photocatalytic Degradation of Water Pollutants and Pesticides Using Plasmon-Molecule Coupled

Gold-BODIPY Nanoparticles
Hemant, A Rahman, PP Neelakandan*
ChemNanoMat, 2023, 9, e202300236.


39.   Multifunctional BODIPY Embedded Non-woven Fabric for CO Release and Singlet Oxygen Generation

S Shah, N Naithani, SC Sahoo, PP Neelakandan*, N Tyagi*
J. Photochem. Photobiol. B Biol. 2023, 239, 112631.

38.   Plasmonically Active Supramolecular Polymer-Metal-Organic Framework Hydrogel Nanocomposite for

Localized Chemo-photothermal Therapy
N Kaur,  Mimansa, P Sharma, PPP Kumar, PP Neelakandan, A Shanavas*
ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 2023, 5, 542-551.

37.   Molecular Logic Operations using Multi-stimuli Responsive, Mechanically Tunable Elastic

Organic Single Crystals
P Marandi, K Naim, K Parida, PP Neelakandan*
ACS Mater. Lett. 2022, 4, 2499-2505 (Cover Page).


36.   Visible-light Activated ROS Generator Multilayer Film for Antibacterial Coatings

AK Gill, S Shah, P Yadav, A Shanavas, PP Neelakandan*, D Patra*
J. Mater. Chem. B, 2022, 10, 9869-9877.


35.   Photoactive Finite Supramolecular Coordination Cages for Photodynamic Therapy

N Tyagi, PP Neelakandan*
in Supramolecular Coordination Complexes: Design, Synthesis, and Applications

(Ed. S Shanmugaraju), Elsevier 2022.


34.   Hot Electron Migration from Gold Nanoparticle to an Organic Molecule Enhances Luminescence and

Photosensitization Properties of a pH Activatable Plasmon-Molecule Coupled Nanocomposite
A Rahman, T Goswami, N Tyagi, HN Ghosh*, PP Neelakandan*
J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chem. 2022, 432, 114067.


33.   Isomer Selective Thermosalience and Luminescence Switching in Organic Crystals

K Naim, SC Sahoo, PP Neelakandan*

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2022, 14, 22650-22657.

32.   Gold–BODIPY Nanoparticles with Luminescence and Photosensitization Properties for Photodynamic

Therapy and Cell Imaging
A Rahman, PPP Kumar, P Yadav, T Goswami, A Shanavas*, HN Ghosh*, PP Neelakandan*
ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2022, 5, 6532-6542.

31.    Aggregation-Induced Emission, Mechanofluorochromism, and Selective Fluoride Detection by a Tripodal


P Marandi, N Tyagi, PP Neelakandan*

ChemPlusChem, 2022, 87, e202100555.

30.   Advances in the Supramolecular Chemistry of Tetracoordinate Boron-containing Organic Molecules into

Organogels and Mesogens
S Shah, P Marandi, PP Neelakandan*
Front. Chem., 2021, 9, Article 708854.


29.   Remarkable Self-assembly of Salicylideneimine-Boron Complexes into Plastic Crystals and Organogels

K Naim, SC Sahoo, P Venugopalan, PP Neelakandan*

Cryst. Growth Des., 2021, 21, 3798-3806.


28.   Fine‐Tuning Plasmon‐Molecule Interactions in Gold‐BODIPY Nanocomposites: The Role of Chemical Structure

and Noncovalent Interactions

PPP Kumar, A Rahman, T Goswami, HN Ghosh*, PP Neelakandan*

ChemPlusChem, 2021, 86, 87-94 (Cover picture).

27.    Exceptionally Plastic/Elastic Organic Crystals of a Naphthalidenimine‐Boron Complex Show Flexible Optical

Waveguide Properties

K Naim, M Singh, S Sharma, RV Nair, P Venugopalan*, SC Sahoo*, PP Neelakandan*

Chem. Eur. J., 2020, 26, 11979-11984.

26.   Synthesis and Anti‐Proliferative Activity of a Triazole‐Fused Thymidine Analogue

A Rahman, P Sharma, N Kaur, A Shanavas*, PP Neelakandan*

ChemistrySelect, 2020, 5, 5473-5478.

25.   Aggregation Enhances Luminescence and Photosensitization Properties of a Hexaiodo-BODIPY

PPP Kumar, P Yadav, A Shanavas, PP Neelakandan*

Mater. Chem. Front., 2020, 4, 965-972.


24.   Nanomolar Detection of Biothiols via Turn-ON Fluorescence Indicator Displacement

PPP Kumar, N Kaur, A Shanavas, PP Neelakandan*

Analyst, 2020, 145, 851-857.


23.   Selective Metal-Ion Detection and Activatable Photosensitization Properties of a Tetraphenylethylene Based


P Marandi, PPP Kumar, P Venugopalan, PP Neelakandan*

ChemistrySelect, 2019, 4, 5707-5713.

22.   A Three-Component Supramolecular Nanocomposite as a Heavy-Atom-Free Photosensitizer

PPP Kumar, P Yadav, A Shanavas, S Thurakkal, J Joseph, PP Neelakandan*

Chem. Commun., 2019, 55, 5623-5626.

21.    Iodo-Functionalized Salicylideneimine-Boron Complexes: Synthesis and Photosensitized Degradation of

Organic Water Pollutants

S Shah, A Bajaj, A Shibu, ME Ali*, PP Neelakandan*

Chem. Eur. J., 2018, 24, 18788-18794.


20.   Supramolecular Confinement Within Chitosan Nanocomposites Enhance Singlet Oxygen Generation

K Naim, ST Nair, P Yadav, A Shanavas, PP Neelakandan*

ChemPlusChem, 2018, 83, 418-422.

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Publications

19.    Excitation Energy Delocalization and Transfer to Guests within M4L6 Cage Frameworks

AJ Musser, PP Neelakandan, JM Richter, H Mori, R. Friend,* JR. Nitschke*

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 12050-12059.


18.    An Autocatalytic System of Photooxidation-Driven Aubstitution Eeactions on a Fe4L6 Cage Framework

PP Neelakandan, A Jiménez, JD Thoburn, JR Nitschke*

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2015, 127, 14586-14590.


17.    Stimuli Responsive Metal-Ligand Assemblies

AJ McConnell,† CS Wood,† PP Neelakandan,† JR Nitschke*

Chem. Rev., 2015, 115, 7729-7793.


16.    Simultaneous Binding of a Cyclophane and Classical Intercalators to DNA: Observation of FRET-Mediated

White Light Emission

KS Sanju, S Thurakkal, PP Neelakandan, J Joseph, D Ramaiah*

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2015, 17, 13495-13500.


15.    Ground and Excited State Electronic Spectra of Perylenediimide Dimers with Flexible and Rigid Geometries in

         DNA Conjugates

PP Neelakandan, TA Zeidan, M McCullagh, GC Schatz, J Vura-Weis, CH Kim, MR Wasielewski, FD Lewis*

Chem. Sci., 2014, 5, 973-981.


14.    Fluorophore Incorporation Allows Nanomolar Guest Sensing and White-Light Emission in M4L6 Cage


PP Neelakandan, A Jiménez, JR Nitschke*

Chem. Sci., 2014, 5, 908-915.


13.    Interplay of Monomer, Intra- and Intermolecular Excimer Fluorescence in Cyclophanes and Selective

Recognition of Methanol Vapours

PC Nandajan, PP Neelakandan, D Ramaiah*

RSC Adv., 2013, 3, 5624-5630.


12.    Electronic Interactions in Helical Stacked Arrays of the Modified DNA Base Pyrrolocytosine

PP Neelakandan, M McCullagh, GC Schatz, FD Lewis*

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2012, 116, 5199-5204.


11.    Facially-Selective Thymine-Thymine Photodimerization in TTT Triads

PP Neelakandan, Z Pan, M Hariharan, FD Lewis*

Photochem. Photobiol. Sci., 2012, 11, 889-892.


10.    Study of Cavity Size and Nature of Bridging Units on Recognition of Nucleotides by Cyclophanes

PP Neelakandan, PC Nandajan, B Subymol, D Ramaiah*

Org. Biomol. Chem., 2011, 9, 1021-1029.


9.      DNA-Assisted White Light Emission through FRET

KS Sanju, PP Neelakandan, D Ramaiah*

Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 1288-1290.


8.      Hydrophobic Self-Assembly of a Perylenediimide-Linked DNA Dumbbell into Supramolecular Polymers

PP Neelakandan, Z Pan, M Hariharan, Y Zheng, H Weissman, B Rybtchinski*, FD Lewis*

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2010, 132, 15808-15813.


7.      Functional Cyclophanes: Promising Hosts for Optical Biomolecular Recognition

D. Ramaiah*, PP Neelakandan, AK Nair, RR Avirah

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2010, 39, 4158-4168.


6.      Effect of Bridging Units on Photophysical and DNA Binding Properties of a few Cyclophanes

PP Neelakandan, KS Sanju, D Ramaiah*

Photochem. Photobiol., 2010, 86, 282-289.


5.      A Supramolecular Cu(II) Metallocyclophane Probe for Guanosine 5’-Monophosphate

AK Nair, PP Neelakandan, D Ramaiah*

Chem. Commun., 2009, 6352-6354.


4.      DNA Assisted Long Lived Excimer Formation in a Cyclophane

PP Neelakandan, D Ramaiah*

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2008, 47, 8407-8411.


3.      Encapsulation of Electron Donor-Acceptor Dyads in β-Cyclodextrin Cavity: Unusual Planarization and

         Enhancement in Rate of Electron Transfer Reaction

M Hariharan, PP Neelakandan, D Ramaiah*

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2007, 111, 11940-11947.


2.      A Supramolecular ON-OFF-ON Fluorescence Assay for Selective Recognition of GTP

PP Neelakandan, M Hariharan, D Ramaiah*

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 11334-11335.


1.      Synthesis of a Novel Cyclic Donor-Acceptor Conjugate for Selective Recognition of ATP

PP Neelakandan, M Hariharan, D Ramaiah*

Org. Lett., 2005, 7, 5765-5768.


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