ARC Nanotechnology Network
Dr Rajesh Ramanathan

Dr Rajesh Ramanathan

Vice Chancellor's Research Fellow
003.03.10, NanoBiotechnology Research Lab (NBRL)
School of Applied Sciences, RMIT University
GPO Box 2476, Melbourne VIC 3001 Australia
Research Group: RMIT NanoBiotechnology Research Laboratory (NBRL)
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Phone: +61399252887
Fax: +61399253747

Current Research Activities

- SERS-based platforms
- Aptamer-based colorimetric platforms

Nano-biogeochemistry and geomicrobiology
- Understanding metal resistance in bacteria
- Biosynthesis of nanoparticles using plant extract and bacteria

- Biomineralisation studies in ionic liquids

Advanced Materials
- Doped metal oxides for photocatalysis
- Metal-organic semiconductors for photocatalysis
- Photoactive materials for antibacterial applications
- Biotemplated materials fabrication  

Existing Linkages

University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
University of Tsukuba, Japan
University of Waterloo, Canada
National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
Monash University, Melbourne, Australia