Vijayendra S. Shetti


Assistant Professor

Date of Joining at NITK: 

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Professional Experience: 

10 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

Porphyrinoid chemistry, Azulene conjugates

Significant Projects

Synthesis of 2,6-polyazulenes for organic electronic applications” DST-SERB Young Scientist Research grant 2016-19 (Rs. 28,68,000)

Significant Publications

1. Vijayendra S. Shetti, Uday R. Prabhu and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Synthesis and Studies of Thiacorrole, J. Org. Chem. 2010, 75, 4172-4182 (IF: 4.745)
2. 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 (IF: 4.85)
3. 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 (IF: 3.698)
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 (IF: 5.076)
5. Tamal Chatterjee, Vijayendra S. Shetti, Ritambhara Sharma, and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Heteroatom-Containing Porphyrin Analogues, Chem. Rev. 2017, 117, 3254-3328 (IF: 54.301)
6. A. Alka, Vijayendra S. Shetti and Mangalampalli Ravikanth, Coordination Chemistry of Expanded Porphyrins, Coord. Chem. Rev. 2019, 401, Article 213063


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


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Department of Chemistry, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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