Minu Sheeja

Minu is a joint PhD student with Dr. Cina Foroutan-Nejad making single-molecule electronic candidates. She graduated with a BS-MS Dual degree in Chemical Sciences from the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Thiruvananthapuram, India in 2021. During her undergraduate studies, she did short-term projects on “Alcohol Dehydrogenation over Ruthenium Catalysts” at the Indian Institute of Technology, Indore, India, and on Porphyrin Synthesis at IISER TVM, India. Her Master Thesis was focusing on the synthesis of “Pyrene Incorporated Porphyrin Conjugates” and was carried out at IISER TVM under the supervision of Dr.Gokulnath Sabapathi. Apart from Chemistry, Minu enjoys spending time painting, exploring new places and cuisines, and singing. She also loves watching movies and series during her free time.

Funding: National Science Centre OPUS20