Designation Assistant Professor
Years of Experience 8 years
Department Freshman
Email Id drlikha@mlrinstitutions.ac.in
JNTUH Unique Id 6977-220325-151843
Areas of Specialization Chemistry
UG Degree B.Sc. Polymer Chemistry (University of Calicut, Kerala)
PG Degree MSc (Chemistry), (Karunya University, Tamil Nadu)
Ph.D PhD (Bharathiar University, Tamil Nadu)
Joining Date 07/01/2021
Nature of Association Regular


Papers Published

Representative publications

Likha Chandranand A M Ballamurugan, A Study on the Impact of Substituents in 58S Bioglass and Their Corrosion-Resistant Property on Surgical Grade Metal Substrate, Metallurgical and Materials Transaction A, 50 (2019), 1562- 1570.

Likha Chandranand A M Ballamurugan, A Study on the effect of Yb3+ substitution in Apatite Matrices – Physico-chemical and Biocompatibility Evaluation, Trends in Biomaterials and Artificial Organs.


Likha Chandran, A M Ballamurugan, Apatite matrix substituted with biologically essential rare earth elements as artificial hard tissue substitute: Systematic Physico-chemical and biological evaluation, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. [https://doi.org/10.1002/jbm.a.37069]

  1. Vijaikanth, S. Vasuki, C. Immanuel David, L. Chandran, S. Sowmya and S. Murugan “Synthesis, Characterization and Antimicrobial Activity Studies of Chlorocobaloximes with Neutral Bases Containing Amine Functionality” Asian Journal of Chemistry (Accepted)

Likha Chandran, A M Ballamurugan,Experimental studies on the Bioresponse of biologically important rare earth elements substituted bioglass matrix, Journal of Biomaterials Applications (Under Revision).

Likha Chandran and A M Ballamurugan, Hydroxyapatite-coated REE implants with improved in vitro and in vivo biocorrosion, biocompatibility, and bone response, Materials and Design (Under Revision)

Subjects Taught

Applied Chemistry

Books Published