Professor and Chair, New Chemistry Unit. Also Faculty at School of Advanced Materials (SAMat) Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore.
About Prof. Subi Jacob George
Subi George is currently leading a supramolecular chemistry group at the New Chemistry Unit of JNCASR, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR), Bangalore, India. He is currently the Chair of the Chemistry department. He has obtained his PhD degree at the National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology, India in 2004 in the group of Prof A. Ajayaghosh. During 2005-2008, he has been a post-doctoral fellow at the Laboratory of Macromolecular and Organic Chemistry, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands with Prof. Dr E. W. (Bert) Meijer. ).
His current research interests focus on Functional Supramolecular Polymers, Living and Non-equilibrium supramolecular polymerization, Supramolecular Chirality and Organic opto-electronic materials. He is the recipient of Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar (SSB) Prize for Science and Technology in Chemical Sciences Category, which is most prestigious science award in India, for the year 2020. He is also the recipient of Swaranjayanti Fellowship from Department of Science and Technology of Government of India (2017), Asian Photochemistry Association (APA) Young Scientist award (2015), NASI-SCOPUS Young Scientist Award in Chemistry (2015), Chemical Research Society of India Bronze Medal (2015) and Materials Research Society of India Medal (2013).
In 2019, he has been elected as the Fellow of Indian Academy of Sciences as one of the youngest members of the Academy. He was also the Young Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences (2011). Since November 2020, he is the Associate Editor of Chemical Science (RSC flagship journal). He is the member of Editorial Advisory Boards of Chemistry of Materials (ACS), Material Horizons (RSC), Chem (Cell) and Organic Materials (Thieme). He is also in the Editorial board of ChemNanoMat (WileyHe has published more 130 research publications in reputed peer-reviewed journals.