Vijayendra S. Shetti


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Professional Experience: 

Total: 11 Years, at NITK: 2 Years

Contact Details



Faculty (author) Identifiers
Academic Background

Ph.D. (IIT Bombay) 2010
M.Sc. (Karnatak University, Dharwad), 2003
B.Sc. (Karnatak University, Dharwad), 2001

Areas of Interest

Synthetic porphyrinoid chemistry
Azulene-containing small molecules and polymers

Significant Projects

Young Scientist Scheme (YSS) Research grant from SERB, Govt. of India, 2016-19
Core Research Grant (CRG) from SERB, Govt. of India, 2021-24

Supervision of Ph.D

Ph.D. ongoing-02
M.Sc. projects guided-04

Significant Publications

1. Vijayendra S. Shetti, Chemical syntheses and salient features of azulene-containing homo- and copolymers, Beilstein J. Org. Chem. 2021, 17, 2164-2185
2. A. Alka, Vijayendra S. Shetti and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Coordination Chemistry of Expanded Porphyrins, Coord. Chem. Rev. 2019, 401, Article 213063
3. Tamal Chatterjee, Vijayendra S. Shetti, Ritambhara Sharma, and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Heteroatom-Containing Porphyrin Analogues, Chem. Rev. 2017, 117, 3254-3328
4. Cheng-Yi Hou, Vijayendra Shetti, Shou-Ling Huang, Kun-Lin Liu, Chi-Yang Chao, Song-Cheng Lin, You-Jen Lin, Li-Yin Chen, and Tien-Yau Luh, Poly(2,6-aminoazulene): Synthesis, Photophysical Properties, and Proton Conductivity, Org. Chem. Front. 2017, 4, 773-778
5. Vijayendra S. Shetti, Se-Young Kee, and Chang-Hee Lee, Core-modified Analogues of Expanded Porphyrins Containing Rigid ß,ß’-linked o-Phenylene Bridges, Chem. Asian J. 2014, 9, 734-738
6. Vijayendra S. Shetti and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Supramolecular Tetrads Containing Sn(IV) porphyrin, Ru(II) porphyrin, and Expanded Porphyrins Assembled Using Complementary Metal-Ligand Interactions, Inorg. Chem. 2011, 50, 1713-1722
7. Vijayendra S. Shetti, Uday R. Prabhu and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Synthesis and Studies of Thiacorrole, J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 4172-4182


Junior and Senior Research Fellowship by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India
Member, American Chemical Society
Life member, Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI)
Life member, National Magnetic Resonance Society of India


Contact us

Dr Darshak R Trivedi, Professor and Head

Department of Chemistry, NITK, Surathkal

P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025

Karnataka, India.

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