Dr. Prabhu is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the department of chemical engineering at Khalifa University. Previously he worked as a Research/Teaching Associate in the Department of Chemical Engineering at the Petroleum Institute. He has completed his Ph.D. (materials chemistry) from Anna University, India. He holds a guest researcher at the National Institute for Material Science (NIMS), Japan through an exchange program for his research work. He joined as a Postdoctoral Researcher at Hokkaido University, Japan. His research interests include Heterogeneous Catalysis, Novel mesoporous materials, ordered mesoporous carbon and Water Vapor, CO2, VOC adsorption. He has published sixteen research articles, one patent and a few more papers have been communicated. He had presented many papers in National and International conferences, workshops and symposia.
Teaching Interests in the area of surface science and industrial catalysis, general chemistry, physical chemistry, Industrial and applied chemistry, especially those classes with a strong lab interaction.