Dr. R. J. Tayade

Designation: Sr. Technical Officer (2)
Phone No:
2567760
Phone Ext. No: 7180
E-Mail: tayade[at]csmcri.res.in

Research Activities


Development of nanocrystalline photocatalytic materials and surfaces for environmental clean-up applications. Expertise: Tuned bandgap photocatalysts, Hydrothermal, Sol-gel synthesis, Photocatalysis


Expertise


Tuned bandgap photocatalysts, Hydrothermal, Sol-gel synthesis, Photocatalysis


Personal Webpage: https://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=0C9RLHkAAAAJ&hl=en

 

List of Publications (2006 onwards)

PUBLICATIONS

SCI-Cited International Journals

 

 

1) Synthesis of multiwall carbon nanotubes/TiO2 nanotube composites with enhanced photocatalytic decomposition efficiency, T. S. Natarajan, J. Y. Lee, H. C. Bajaj, W. K. Jo, R. J. Tayade*, Catalysis Today, 2016, Accepted, Article in press

 

2) Facile synthesis of TiO2/ZnFe2O4 nanocomposite by sol-gel auto combustion method for superior visible light photocatalytic efficiency, Kalithasan Natarajan, Puspendra Singh, Hari Chand Bajaj, and Rajesh Jagannath Tayade*, Korean J. Chem. Eng. , Accepted for publication

 

3) Direct Blue Dye Degradation Using Titanium Nanostructures Under Energy-Efficient UV-LED Irradiation , W. K. Jo, R. J. Tayade*, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 2016, 25 (1), 83-90

 

4) Photocatalytic efficiency of Bismuth Oxyhalide (Cl, Br, I) nanoplates for RhB dye degradation under LED irradiation, K Natarajan, H. C. Bajaj, R. J. Tayade*, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 2016, 34, 146-156

 

5) Facile photocatalytic reactor development using nano-TiO2 immobilized mosquito net and energy efficient UVLED for industrial dyes effluent treatment, Wan-Kuen Jo, R. J. Tayade*, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 2016, 4, 1, 319-327.

 

6) Synthesis of homogeneous sphere-like Bi2WO6 nanostructure by silica protected calcinations with high visible-light-driven photocatalytic activity under direct sunlight; Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Hari C. Bajaj*, R. J. Tayade*; CrystEngCom; : CrystEngComm 2015, 17 (5), 1037-1049, DOI: 10.1039/c4ce01839g

 

7) Efficient visible light active Polyaniline/TiO2 nanocomposite photocatalyst for degradation of Reactive Blue 4, Smita Masid, Rajesh Tayade, Nageswara N. Rao*, International Journal of Photocatalysis. Photon 2015, 119, 190-203.

 

8) Iron-functionalized TiO2 on flexible glass fibers for photocatalysis of BTEX under visible or UV light irradiation, S. B. Yang, H. H. Chun , R. J. Tayade, W. K. Jo; Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 2015, 65, 365–373

 

9) Enhanced direct sunlight photocatalytic oxidation of methanol using nanocrystalline TiO2 calcined at different temperature, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Hari C. Bajaj, Rajesh J. Tayade*, Journal of Nanoparticle Research 2014, 16 (11), 1-16

 

10) Preferential adsorption behavior of methylene blue dye onto surface hydroxyl group enriched TiO2 nanotube and its photocatalytic regeneration, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Hari C. Bajaj, Rajesh J. Tayade*, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 2014, 433, 104-114.

 

11) Synergetic effect of adsorption on degradation of malachite green dye under blue LED irradiation using spiral-shaped photocatalytic reactor, Wan-Kuen Jo, Gi Tae Park, Rajesh J. Tayade*, Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, 2014, DOI 10.1002/jctb.4547

 

12) Recent developments in photocatalytic dye degradation upon irradiation with energy-efficient light emitting diodes, Wan-Kuen Jo, and Rajesh J. Tayade*, Chinese Journal of Catalysis, 2014, 35, 1781–1792 (Top 24 Hottest article January-March 2015)

 

13) Enhanced photocatalytic degradation of aqueous nitrobenzene using graphitic carbon-TiO2 composites, W.-K. Jo, Y. Won, I. Hwang, R. J. Tayade*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2014, 53 (9) PP. 3455 - 3461

 

14) New generation energy-efficient light source for photocatalysis: LEDs for environmental applications, W.-K. Jo, , R. J. Tayade*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2014, 53 (6) PP. 2073 – 2084 (Most Read Article-Jan-April 2014)

 

15) Ultrasound-assisted adsorption of Reactive Blue 21 dye on TiO2 in the presence of some rare earths (La, Ce, Pr & Gd) Pankaj*, Shikha Goyal, Prem Kishore Patnala and Rajesh Tayade, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 2014, 92 (1), 41-51

 

16) Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of Bismuth Doped TiO2 Nanotubes under Direct Sunlight Irradiation for Degradation of Rhodamine B Dye, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Kalithasan Natarajan, Hari C Bajaj and Rajesh J Tayade* , Journal of Nanoparticle Research; (2013) 15:1669, ISSN: 1388-0764

 

17) Study on Identification of Leather Industry Wastewater Constituents and its Photocatalytic Treatment, T. S. Natarajan, K. Natarajan, H. C. Bajaj, R. J. Tayade*, Int. J. Environ. Sci. Tech., 2011, (Published on line on 23 Feb 2013). ISSN:1735-1472

 

18) Correlation of surface and photocatalytic properties of nanocrystalline TiO2 on the synthesis route; Manoj A. Lazar, Rajesh J. Tayade, H. C. Bajaj, R. V. Jasra*; Nano Hybids, Vol. 1 (2012) pp 57-80

 

19) Photocatalytic Reactor Based on UV-LED/TiO2 Coated Quartz tube for Degradation of Dyes; Kalithasan Natarajan, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Hari C Bajaj and Rajesh J Tayade*; Chemical Engineering Journal, 2011, 178, pp 40– 49

 

20) MIL-53(Al): An Efficient Adsorbent for the Removal of Nitrobenzene from Aqueous Solutions; Dinesh V. Patil, Phani B. Somayajulu Rallapalli, Ganga P. Dangi, Rajesh J. Tayade, Rajesh S. Somani, and Hari C. Bajaj*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2011, 50 (18), pp 10516–10524.

 

21) Energy Efficient UV-LED Source and TiO2 Nanotube Array based Reactor for Photocatalytic Application; Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Kalithasan Natarajan, Hari C Bajaj and Rajesh J Tayade*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2011, 50(13), 7753-7762

 

22) Study on UV-LED/TiO2 Process for Degradation of Rhodamine B Dye; Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan , molly Thomas, Kalithasan Natarajan, H. C. Bajaj and R. J. Tayade*, Chemical Engineering Journal, 2011, 169, P126-134

 

23) Photocatalytic Removal of Organic Contaminants From Water Exploiting Tuned Bandgap Photocatalysts; Rajesh J. Tayade, H. C. Bajaj, Raksh V. Jasra*; Desalination; 2011, 275, 160-165

 

24) Photocatalytic degradation of textile dyes; Mahadwad, O.K., Jasra, R.V., Parikh, P.A., Tayade, R.J.; Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering, 2010, 52, 3, P181-184

 

25) TiO2 coated cenospheres as catalysts and their application for the photocatalytic degradation of methylene blue (MB), p-nitroaniline (PNA) n-decane and n-tridecane under solar irradiation; Praveen K. Surolia, Rajesh J. Tayade, R. V. Jasra, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2010, 49, 8908–8919

 

26) Photocatalytic Degradation of Nitrobenzene in an Aqueous System by Transition-Metal-Exchanged ETS-10 Zeolites; Praveen K. Suroliya, Rajesh J. Tayade, R. V. Jasra*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2010 49(8), 3961-3966

 

27) Photocatalytic Degradation of Methylene Blue Dye Using Ultraviolet Light Emitting Diodes; Rajesh J. Tayade*, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, and

 

Hari C. Bajaj, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 2009, 48, 10262–10267

28) Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity by Silver Metal Ion Exchanged NaY Zeolite Photocatalysts for the Degradation of Organic Contaminants and Dyes in Aqueous Medium; Rajesh J. Tayade, Manoj A. Lazar, Praveen K. Suroliya, R. G. Kulkarni and R. V. Jasra*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 2008, 47, 7545–75

 

29) Photocatalytic degradation of 3,3’-dimethylbiphenyl-4,4’-diamine (ortho-tolidine) over nanocrystalline TiO2 synthesized by sol-gel, solution combustion and hydrothermal methods; Praveen K. Surolia; Manoj A. Lazar; Rajesh J. Tayade; Raksh V Jasra*; Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 2008; 47, 5847–5855

 

30) Effect of anion on the photocatalytic activity of Fe(III) salts impregnated TiO2, Praveen K. Suroliya, Rajesh J. Tayade, R. V. Jasra*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 2007; 46(19); 6196-6203, (DOI: 10.1021/ie0702678)

 

31) Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of Encapsulated TiO2 in Zeolites NaY and HY for the Degradation of Methylene Blue in Water; Rajesh J. Tayade, R. G. Kulkarni and R. V. Jasra*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research 2007, 46(2), 369-376, (DOI: 10.1021/ie060641o) -Most Accessed Article-Jan-Mar 2007

 

32) Transition Metal Ion Impregnated Mesoporous TiO2 for Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Contaminants in Water; Rajesh J. Tayade, R. G. Kulkarni and R. V. Jasra*, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 2006, 45(15), 5231-5238, (DOI: 10.1021/ie051362o) - Most Accessed Article-Jul-Sep 2006

 

33) Photocatalytic Degradation of Dyes and Organic Contaminants in Water using Nanocrystalline Anatase and Rutile TiO2; Rajesh J. Tayade, Praveen K. Suroliya, R. G. Kulkarni and R. V. Jasra*, Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, 2007; 8, 455-462 (doi:10.1016/j.stam.2007.05.006) – Top 25 Hottest articles- July-September 2007; October-December 2007; January-March 2008

 

34) Photocatalytic Degradation of Aqueous Nitrobenzene by Nanocrystalline TiO2; Rajesh J. Tayade, R. G. Kulkarni and R. V. Jasra*,Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2006; 45(3) pp 922 – 927, (DOI: 10.1021/ie051060m) – Most Accessed Article-Jan-Mar 2006

 

PATENT

1. Photocatalytic auto-cleaning process of stains; P. K. Ghosh, R. V. Jasra, D. B. Shukla, A. K. Bhatt, Rajesh J. Tayade; EP: 1831131 Granted date 23.11.2010. PCT:252476 Granted on 17.05.2012

 

Book Chapters

 

1. Synthesis and characterization of titanium dioxide nanotubes for photocatalytic degradation of aqueous nitrobenzene in the presence of sunlight, Rajesh J. Tayade*, D.L. Key*, Book Chpater, Material Science Forum: Current Application of Polymers and Nano materials, 2010, 657, P62-74, Trans Tech Publication Switzerland.

 

2. Metal Doped Titanium Dioxide: Synthesis and Effect of Metal Ions on Physico-Chemical and Photocatalytic Properties, SI Mogal, M Mishra, VG Gandhi, RJ Tayade, Book chapter, Materials Science Forum: Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-II, 2013, 734, 364-378, Trans Tech Publication Switzerland.

 

3. Photocatalytic degradation of aqueous nitrobenzene solution using nanocrystalline Mg-Mn ferrites, TK Pathak, NH Vasoya, TS Natarajan, KB Modi, RJ Tayade*, Materials Science Forum: Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-III, 2013, 764, 116-129, Trans Tech Publication Switzerland.

 

4. ULTRAVIOLET-LIGHT EMITTING DIODE (UV-LED) SOURCE BASED PHOTOCATALYTIC REACTORS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL REMEDIATION, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Kalithasan Natarajan, Hari C Bajaj and Rajesh J Tayade*, “Advanced Functional Polymers and Composites: Materials, Devices and Allied Applications”, Nova Science Publishers, Inc, USA, 2013

 

5. Photocatalytic H2 Production using Inorganic nanomaterials via water splitting – An overview, by Kalithasan Natarajan, Thillai Sivakumar Natarajan, Rukshana. I. Kureshy, Hari C. Bajaj, W. K. Jo *, Rajesh J. Tayade*” Book Chapter, Advanced Materials Research: Recent Advances in Renewable Energy Research, 2015, 1116, 130-156, Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland ’

 

6. Photocatalytic degradation of indigo carmine dye using hydrothermally synthesized anatase TiO2 nanotubes under ultraviolet light emitting diode irradiation, Kalithasan Natarajan, R. I. Kureshy, H. C. Bajaj and R. J. Tayade*, Book Chapter: Materials Science Forum: Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-IV,2016, 855, 45-57, Trans Tech Publication, Swirzerland, 2016

 

7. Synthesis and Characterization of Tantalum Based Photocatalysts and Application for Methylene Blue Degradation, Meghshyam K. Patil, Hari C. Bajaj*, Rajesh J. Tayade, Book Chapter: Materials Science Forum: Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-IV, 2016, 855, 147-155, Trans Tech Publication, Swirzerland.

 

8. Recent advances based on the synergetic effect of adsorption for removal of dyes from waste water using photocatalytic process, Subramanian Natarajan, H. C. Bajaj*, R. J. Tayade*, “Advanced Nanomaterials for Wastewater Remediation” for CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. (Book chapter, Under revision)

 

Recent Book Editions

 

1. Rajesh J. Tayade, Editor (2012) Book entitled " Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup" ISBN-13:978-3-03785-349-8, Published by Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland

 

2. Rajesh J. Tayade, Editor (2012) Book entitled " Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-II, will be published by Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, ISBN-13: 978-3-03785-547-8

 

3. Rajesh J. Tayade & Ajay Bansal, Editor (2013), Book entitled "Engineering Applications of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, will be published by Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, ISBN-13: 978-3-03785-701-4

 

4. Rajesh J. Tayade, Editor (2013) Book entitled " Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-III" Published by Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, ISBN: 978-3-03785-745-8,

 

5. Rajesh J. Tayade, Editor (2016) Book entitled " Photocatalytic Materials & Surfaces for Environmental Cleanup-IV" Published by Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Switzerland, ISSN: 1662-9752,