Shrikant B. Nikam, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellows


Research Interests

  • Synthesis of PVDF via RAFT polymerization
  • Design and synthesis ofblock copolymers to make complex macromolecular architecture by stereo complex formation

Selected Publications


  • 2015-2022: Ph. D, Polymer Chemistry, National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), AcSIR, Pune, India.
  • 2011-2013: M.Sc., SGB Amravati University, Maharashtra, India.
  • 2008-2011: B.Sc., Shri. Shivaji College, Akola, India.

Professional Profile

  • 2014–2015: Chemistry teacher for 11th, 12th class, and B. Sc., Kanifnath Science College, Karanja, India


  • Qualified National Eligibility Test for Ph.D. CSIR-NET AIR: 51 (June 2014)
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) AIR:1247 (January 2014)

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering Division (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

RAFT Polymerization functionalized polymer membrane separation PVDF