DR. MUGGUNDHA RAOOV A/L RAMACHANDRAN
|Department of Chemistry|
|Faculty of Science|
|03-79677022 (ext: 2544)|
|Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|
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Dr Muggundha Raoov s/o Ramachandran is a Senior Lecturer at Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya (UM), Malaysia since 2018. He is actively involved in various research projects especially in the field of analytical chemistry, ionic liquids and nanomaterial. He was attached to Cluster of Integrative Medicine, Advanced Medical and Dental Institute (AMDI), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) since 2014 as a Senior Lecturer.
To date, more than 25 ISI journals have been published with h index of 9 which comprised of 245 citations in the field of ionic liquids in separation sciences, extraction techniques and new material development for analytical applications. Besides publication, he has also managed to won few Gold Medals in few research innovation competition such as International Invention, Innovation and Design (IIID UITM CNS 2018), Universiti Teknologi Mara Negeri Sembilan, 2018, Penang International Inventation, Innovation and Research Design Platform (PIID 2017), Universiti Teknologi Mara, 2017 and Johan Pertandingan Inovasi GEN PJ MBPJ 2018 KATEGORI IPT, Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya, 2018. He also received best Oral Presenter award at The International Conference of Analytical Sciences (SKAM), 2018 and Certificate of Excellence in Publication from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), 2018.
He has secured few national grants such Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS, MOE) and Internal Research Grant as a Principle Investigator and Co-researcher. At this moment he is supervising 8 postgraduate students (5 PhD & 3 MSc) and has completed 4 MSc by research and 6 MSc by Mix-Mode students. With his expertise, he has been appointed as reviewers, panel, and examiners.
Dr Muggundha Raoov s/o Ramachandran has also received professional recognition as Registered Chemist from Institute of Chemistry (IKM, Malaysia), Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and Malaysian Ionic Liquid Research Society (MILRS). As a contribution to scientific community and general public, he also elected as secretary of Malaysian Ionic Liquid Research Society (MILRS).