M.Helen  
 

 

 

 
Name : M. Helen  
   
Addresses :

Present Address:

R.No:260
Sharavathi Hostel
IITM
Chennai-600 036.

Laboratory address:

Room No. 304,
National Centre for Catalysis Research,
Department of Chemistry,
Indian Institute of Technology Madras,
Chennai – 600 036.

Phone No. 22575232
   
E-Mail ID : mhelen_iitm@yahoo.co.in
   
Educational details :

M.Sc., Chemistry, Loyola College, Chennai, Madras University, 2002.

B. Sc., Chemistry, Auxilium College , Katpadi, Madras University , 2000.
   
Research interests : Direct methanol fuel cell components – Solid polymer electrolyte membranes (Organic inorganic composite), Passive DMFC fabrication
   
Publications :
  1. B. Viswanathan and M. Helen, “Status Report on Fuel cell” Submitted to Technology Information Forecasting & Assessment Council (TIFAC) Department of Science & Technology, New Delhi (2003) .
  2. B. Viswanathan and M. Helen, “Noble metal based anodes for polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells” Review Book, Editor. Satoshi Kaneco, Japan, ‘Photo/ Electrochemistry & Photobiology for Environment, Energy & Fuel’ (2005) 61.
  3. M. Helen , B. Viswanathan, L. Himakumar, and S. Srinivasamurthy , “Strategies for the design of membranes for fuel cells ” Review Book, Editor. Satoshi Kaneco, Japan, ‘Photo/ Electrochemistry & Photobiology for Environment, Energy & Fuel’, (2006). 1
  4. M. Helen, B. Viswanathan and S. Srinivasa Murthy, Synthesis and Characterization of hybrid membranes based on a-ZrP and silicotungstic acid, J. Membr. Sci., 292 (2007) 98–105
  5. M. Helen, B. Viswanathan and S. Srinivasa Murthy, Fabrication and properties of hybrid membranes based on salts of heteropolyacid, Zirconium Phosphate and Polyvinyl alcohol, J. Power Source 163 (2006) 433–439.
  6. B. Viswanathan and M. Helen, “Is nafion, the only choice?” Bull. Catal. Soc. India, 6 (2007) 50-66