1999-2003 Ph. D (Mention highest honours) ENSCPB/ICMCB-CNRS, University of Bordeaux I, France
|1993 - 1995 M. Sc. Bangalore University, India|
|1990 - 1993 B. Sc. Bangalore University, India|
Sept.2011- Till now: Research Fellow @ Graphene Research Center, Depts. of Physics & Chemistry, NUS
Associated with Prof. B.V.R. Chowdari, Prof. K.P. Loh
Jan.2010-Sept.2011: Research Fellow @ Dept. of Physics & Materials Science & Engineering
Associated with Prof. B.V.R. Chowdari and Assoc. Prof. Stefan Adams
July2003- Till now: Research Fellow @ Department of Physics, NUS
Associated with Prof. B.V.R. Chowdari
Regional Editor : Nanoscience & Nanotechnology-ASIA (Aug. 2011-Aug. 2013)
Awards and membership
Outstanding SMP Mentor award (2010, 2011),
From Ministry of Education
Inspiring Research Mentor Award
Member of Materials Research Society Singapore (MRSS)
Member of Institute of Physics Singapore (IPSS) (July 2009)
Member of International Center for Diffraction data (ICDD), USA, (Sept.2009)
Member of International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE), Switzerland (Nov. 2010)
Member in International Conference of Young Researchers on advanced Materials (ICYRAM2012)-IUMRS)
|Manuscripts Reviewer for International Journals : Electrochimica Acta, Electrochemistry Communications, Electrochemical & Solid-State Letters, Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, Energy & Environmental Science, Journal of Physical Chemistry B & C, Polymer Bulletin, Journal of Power Sources, Materials Chemistry and Physics, Chemical communications, J. Materials Chemistry, Chemistry of Materials, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Dalton transactions, Applied Surface Science, Journal of Applied Electrochemistry and open access journals.|
Conferences: Member in International Conference of young Researchers on advanced Materials (ICYRAM-IUMRS), 1-6 July 2012, Singapore. http://www.mrs.org.sg/icyram2012/.
|Theme Chair for Energy and the Environment|
Session chair for Batteries & Supercapacitors (EE1)
|Session Chair for Materials for Environmental Protection (EE4)|
Session co-chair for Fuel cells(EE2)
Advanced Functional Materials; Energy Storage materials
Characterization Techniques: RBS (RUMP), NRA, AES, TEM, SEM, IR, Raman, AFM, XPS and XRD, Rietveld refinement (TOPAS) and X-ray absorption fine structure (XAS).
|Electro analytical techniques: Cyclic voltammtery, Galvanostatic cycling, GITT and PITT , Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS).|
Representative Publications : 33
 M.V. Reddy, G.V. Subba Rao, B.V. R. Chowdari Metal oxides and oxysalts as anode materials for lithium ion batteries Chemical Reviews (2012) (280 pages (A4)) (Critical review article, revisions submitted) (I.F.: 33.03) (Tier 1 premium)
 M.V. Reddy, T. Yu, C.H. Sow, Z.X. Shen, C.T. Lim, G.V. Subba Rao, B.V.R. Chowdari Nano-flakes α-Fe2O3 on as an anode Material for Li-ion batteries Advanced Functional Materials, 17(2007) 2792-2799. (I.F: 8.48; Tier 1 premium, 160 times cited).
B. Varghese, M.V. Reddy, Z. Yanwu, C. S. Lit, G.V.
SubbaRao, B.V.R.Chowdari, T. C. Hoong, A.T. S. Wee, C. T. Lim,
Fabrication of NiO Nanowall Electrodes for High Performance Lithium Ion
Chemistry of Materials 20 (2008) 3360-3367. (I.F.: 6.4 ;100 times cited,
Tier 1 premium).
 M. Nagarathinam, K. Saravanan, E. J. Han Phua, M. V. Reddy*, B. V. R. Chowdari, J. J. Vittal* Hybrid anion (phosphate/oxalate) open framework 4 V cathode materials for lithium ion batteries Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed. 51(24)(2012)5866-5870. (I.F: 12.7, Tier 1 premium)
 Neeraj Sharma (Bragg institute, Australia), M. V. Reddy, Guodong Du, S. Adams,, B. V. R. Chowdari, Zaiping Guo, Vanessa Peterson Time-dependent in-situ neutron diffraction investigation of Li(Co0.16Mn1.84)O4 cathode:Direct observation of self-discharge and capacity loss Journal Physical Chemistry C 115(2011) 21473–21480 (Tier 1 premium).
 Z. Peining , Wu Yongzhi, M. V. Reddy*, A. Sreekumaran Nair, B. V. R. Chowdari , and S. Ramakrishna Long term cycling studies of electrospun TiO2 nanostructures and their composites with MWCNTs for rechargeable Li -ion batteries RSC Advances, 2(2012)531-537.
 M.V. Reddy*, K.Y. H. Kenrick, Tang Ying Wei, Goh Yeow Chong, Goh Hock Leong, B.V.R. Chowdari Nano-ZnCo2O4 material preparation by molten salt method and its Anodic electrochemical properties for Lithium batteries Journal of Electrochemical Society 158 (12) (2011) A1423-A1430. ( Tier 1 premium).
G.V. Subba Rao, B.V. R. Chowdari* Nano-
 M.V. Reddy*, J.S.Raju, Neeraj sharma, Poh Yu Quan, Shahid Hussain Nowshad, Emmanuel Hsu, V. Peterson, B.V. R. Chowdari Preparation of Li1.03Mn1.97O4 and Li1.06Mn1.94O4 polymer precursor method and its X-ray, neutron and electrochemical studies Journal of The Electrochemical society 158(2011)A1231-A1236 (Tier 1 premium)
Zhang Beichen, Li Jia’en Nicholette, Zhang Kaimeng and B. V. R. Chowdari
Molten salt synthesis and its electrochemical characterization of Co3O4
for lithium batteries Electrochemical and
Solid State Letters 14
A. Sakunthala, M. V. Reddy*, S. Selvasekarapandian, B.V.R.
Chowdari, P. Christopher Selvin Energy storage studies of bare and doped
 K. Saravanan, P. Balaya, M. V. Reddy, B.V.R. Chowdari and J. J. Vittal “Morphology controlled synthesis of LiFePO4/C nanoplates for Li-ion batteries” Energy & Environmental Science 3(2010) 457-464. (I.F.: 9.44), RSC, UK.
 M .V. Reddy, G.V.Subba Rao and B. V. R. Chowdari Long term cycling Studies of the 4V cathode, LiVPO4F Journal of power Sources 195(2010)5768-5774. (I.F: 4.28)
M .V. Reddy, R.
Jose, T. H. Teng, B. V. R. Chowdari and S. Ramakrishna
Preparation and electrochemical studies of electrospun
TiO2 nanofibers and molten salt method nanoparticles Electrochimica
Sakunthala , M. V. Reddy*, S. Selvasekarapandian,
B.V.R. Chowdari, P. Christopher Selvin
Preparation, characterisation and electrochemical performance of lithium
trivanadate rods by surfactant assisted polymer precursor method for lithium
batteries Journal of Physical chemistry C
 A. Le
Viet, M .V. Reddy*, R. Jose, B. V. R. Chowdari and S. Ramakrishna
Electrospun Niobium Pentoxide Nanofiber Polymorphs
for Rechargeable Lithium Ion batteries
Journal of physical Chemistry C 114
, M. V. Reddy*, S. Selvasekarapandian, B.V.R. Chowdari,
Synthesis of Li
Reddy* and A. Levasseur, Sputtered LiNiVO4 films:
compositional, structural variations, target history and anodic/ cathodic
Electroanalytical Chemistry 639
 M.V. Reddy, S. S. Manoharan, J. John, B. Singh, G.V. Subba Rao, B.V.R. Chowdari Synthesis, characterization and Electrochemical properties of the Ru-doped spinel, Li[Mn2-xRux]O4 (x=0, 0.1 and 0.25) Journal of Electrochemical Society 156(8)(2009)A652-A660.
 B. Das, M. V. Reddy, P. Malar, Osipowicz Thomas, G. V. Subba Rao, B. V. R. Chowdari Nanoflake CoN as a high capacity anode for Li- ion batteries Solid State Ionics 180(2009)1061-1068
 B. Das, M.V. Reddy, K. Moorthy, S. Tripathy, R. Mahendiran, G.V. Subba Rao, B.V.R. Chowdari, “Carbothermal synthesis, spectral and magnetic characterization and Li- cyclability of the Mo- cluster compounds, LiYMo3O8 and Mn2Mo3O8” Electrochimica Acta 54(2009)3360-3373
 M. V. Reddy, G. V. Subba Rao and B. V. R. Chowdari Preparation and characterization of Li(Ni0.5Co0.5)O2 and Li(Ni0.5Co0.4Al0.1)O2 by molten salt synthesis for Li ion batteries Journal of Physical Chemistry C (Nano Materials and Interfaces) 11(2007) 11712-11720
 M.V. Reddy*, B. Pecquenard, P. Vinatier and
A. Levasseur Cyclic voltammetry and Galvanostatic cycling characteristics of
LiNiVO4 thin films during Lithium insertion and re/de-insertion
 S. L. Tey, M.V. Reddy, G.V. Subba Rao, B.V. R. Chowdari, J. Yi, J. Ding , J. J. Vittal Synthesis, structure and magnetic properties of [Li(H2O)M(N2H3CO2)3]0.5H2O (M = Co,Ni) as single precursors to LiMO2 battery materials Chemistry of Materials 18 (2006) 1587-1594.
 M.V. Reddy, S. Madhavi, G.V. Subba Rao and B. V. R. Chowdari Perovskite metal oxyfluorides TiOF2 and NbO2F as anodes for Li ion batteries Journal of Power Sources 162(2006)1312-1321. ( 45 times cited)
 M.V. Reddy* , B. Pecquenard, P. Vinatier, C. Wannek, A. Levasseur, P. Moretto RBS and NRA analyses of lithium inserted amorphous Li1+xNiVO4 films Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B, 246 (2006)397-401.
 M.V. Reddy, G.V. Subba Rao, B. V. R. Chowdari Synthesis and electrochemical studies of the 4V-cathode, Li(Ni2/3Mn1/3)O2 Journal of Power Sources 160(2006) 1369-1374.
 M.V. Reddy, G.V. Subba Rao, B.V. R. Chowdari"Synthesis by molten salt and cathodic properties of Li(Ni1/3Mn1/3Co1/3)O2 Journal of Power Sources 159 (2006) 263-267.
 M.V. Reddy , B. Pecquenard, P. Vinatier and A. Levasseur Effect of substrate temperature on morphology and electrochemical performance of radio frequency magnetron sputtered lithium nickel vanadate films used as negative electrode for lithium microbatteries" Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 110 (2006 ) 4301-4306.
 M.V. Reddy, G.V. Subba Rao and B. V. R. Chowdari Cathodic performence of NiO-coated Li(Ni0.5Mn0.5)O2 Electrochimica Acta, 50 (2005) 3375-3382.
 K.S.Tan, M.V. Reddy, G.V. Subba Rao and B. V. R. Chowdari Effect of AlPO4 coating on cathodic behaviour Li(Ni0.8Co0.2)O2 cathode" Journal Power Sources 141(2005)129-142 (48times cited).
 K. S. Tan, M. V. Reddy, G. V. Subba Rao and B. V. R. Chowdari High performance LiCoO2 by molten salt (LiNO3: LiCl) synthesis for Li-ion batteries Journal of Power Sources 147(2005) 241-248 (35 times cited).
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