Publications

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    1. Upcoming in couple of days

    2. 2018

    3. M. Monisha, N. Amarnath, S. Mukherjee and B. Lochab, Cardanol Benzoxazines: A Versatile Monomer with Advancing Applications, Macromolecular, Chemistry and Physics, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/macp.201800470
    4. N. Amarnath, S. Shukla and B. Lochab, Harvesting the benefits of inherent reactive functionalities in fully bio-sourced isomeric benzoxazines, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.8b03631
    5. N. Yadav, N. Kumar, P. Prasad, S. Shirbhate, S. Sehrawat and B. Lochab, Stable Dispersions of Covalently Tethered Polymer Improved Graphene Oxide Nanoconjugates as an Effective Vector for siRNA Delivery, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.8b03477
    6. M. Monisha, N. Yadav, S. B. Srivastava, S. P. Singh and B. Lochab, Sustainable one-step strategy towards low temperature curable superparamagnetic composite based on smartly designed iron nanoparticles and cardanol benzoxazine, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2018, Advance Article, DOI: 10.1039/C7TA10219D | PDF

    7. 2017

    8. N. Amarnath, D. Appavvoo and B. Lochab, Eco-Friendly Halogen-Free Flame Retardant Cardanol Polyphosphazene Polybenzoxazine Networks, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.7b02657
    9. A. Ghosh, S. Shukla, M. Monisha, A. Kumar, B. Lochab, S. Mitra, Sulfur Co-polymer a New Cathode Structure for Room Temperature Sodium-Sulfur Batteries, ACS Energy Letters 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.7b00714
    10. N. Yadav, A. Dubey, S. Shukla, C. P. Saini, G. Gupta, R. Priyadarshini, B. Lochab, Graphene Oxide-Coated Surface: Inhibition of Bacterial Biofilm Formation due to Specific Surface–Interface Interactions, American Chemical Society 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.7b00371
    11. Monisha, S. Shukla, B. Lochab, Nanoparticles as Curing and Adhesive Aid for Biobased and Petrobased Polybenzoxazines, Green Materials 2017, DOI: 10.1680/JGRMA.17.00004 | PDF

    12. 2016

    13. P. Sharma, M. Srivastava, B. Lochab, D. Kumar, A. Ramanan, P. Roy, Metal-Organic Frameworks as curing accelerators for benzoxazines, ChemistrySelect 2016, DOI: 10.1002/slct.201600743
    14. S. Shukla, A. Ghosh, P. Roy, S. Mitra, B. Lochab,Cardanol benzoxazines – A sustainable linker for elemental sulphur based copolymers via inverse vulcanisation, Polymer 2016, 99, 349-357DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.07.037
    15. S. Shukla, B. Lochab, Role of higher aromatic content in modulating properties of cardanol based benzoxazines, Polymer 2016, DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2016.07.074
    16. A. Ghosh, S. Shukla, G. S. Khosla, S, B. Lochab, S. Mitra, Sustainable Sulfur-rich copolymer/Graphene Composite as Lithium –Sulfur Battery Cathode with ExcellentElectrochemical Performance. Sci. Rep. 6, 25207; DOI: 10.1038/srep25207.
    17. S. Shukla, M. Tripathi, A. Mahata, B. Pathak, B. Lochab, Kinetics behind a Strategy for Modulation of Sustainable Benzoxazines: Experimental Study and Its Theoretical Verification, Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 2016, DOI: 10.1002/macp.201600049.
    18. S. Shukla, A. Ghosh, U. K. Sen, P. K. Roy, S. Mitra, B. Lochab, Cardanol benzoxazine-Sulfur Copolymers for Li-S batteries: Symbiosis of Sustainability and Performance, ChemistrySelect 2016, 1, 594-600, DOI: 10.1002/slct.201600050.
    19. Pratibha Sharma, Bimlesh Lochab, Devendra Kumar, Prasun Kumar Roy, Sustainable bis-benzoxazines from cardanol and PET derived terephthalamides, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2016, 4 (3), pp 1085–1093.

    20. 2015

    21. S. Shukla, A. Ghosh, S. Mitra, B. Lochab, Inverse vulcanization polymer composites via sustainable route for Li-S battery, International Conference on Advances of Energy Research, ICAER 2015, IIT Bombay.
    22. P. Sharma, B. Lochab, D. Kumar, P. K. Roy, Sustainable bis-benzoxazines from cardanol and PET derived terephthalamides, ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2015, DOI: 10.1021/acssuschemeng.5b01153.
    23. S. Shukla, A. Mahata, B. Pathak, B. Lochab, Cardanol benzoxazines – interplay of oxazine functionality (mono to tetra) and properties, RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 78071–78080 DOI: 10.1039/C5RA14214H.
    24. P. Sharma, B. Lochab, D. Kumar, P. K. Roy, Interfacial encapsulation of biobased benzoxazines in epoxy shells for temperature triggered healing, J. Appl. Polym. Sci. 2015, DOI: 10.1002/APP. 42832.

    25. 2014

    26. P. Sharma, S. Shukla, B. Lochab, D. Kumar, P. K. Roy, Microencapsulated cardanol derived benzoxazines for self-healing applications, Mater. Lett., 2014, 133, 266-268. DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2014.07.048.
    27. B. Lochab, S. Shukla, I. K. Varma, Naturally occurring phenolic sources: Monomers and Polymers, RSC Adv., 2014, 4, 21712-21752. DOI: 10.1039/C4RA00181H.

    28. 2013

    29. B. Lochab, I. K. Varma, J. Bijwe, Blends of benzoxazine monomers: Effect of structure and composition on polymer properties, J. Therm. Anal. and Calorimetry, 2013, 111, 1357-1364. DOI: 10.1007/s10973-012-2469-1.

    30. 2012

    31. B. Lochab, I. K. Varma, J. Bijwe, Sustainable polymers derived from naturally occurring materials, Adv. Mater. Phys. Chem., Vol. 2 No. 4B, 2012, pp. 221-225.
      DOI: 10. 4236/ampc.2012.24B056.
    32. B. Lochab, I. K. Varma, J. Bijwe, Cardanol based Bisbenzoxazines: Effect of Structure on Thermal Behaviour, J. Therm. Anal. and Calorimetry, 2012, 107, 661-668. DOI: 10.1007/s10973-011-1845-5.

    33. 2010

    34. B. Lochab, I. K. Varma, J. Bijwe, Thermal behaviour of cardanol-based benzoxazines: Monomers and polymers, J. Therm. Anal. and Calorimetry, 2010, 102, 769-74. DOI: 10.1007/s10973-010-0736-6.
    35. A. –C. Albertsson, I. K. Varma, B. Lochab, A. F. Wistrand, K. Kumar; Design and Synthesis of Different Types of Poly(Lactic Acid), In “Poly(lactic acid): Synthesis, Properties, Processing and Applications” , 2010, Eds. Rafael A. Auras, Loong-Tak Lim, Susan E. M. Selke, and Hideto Tsuji, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2010, Chapter 4, pp. 43-55.

    36. before 2010

    37. B. Lochab, I. K. Varma, J. Bijwe, “High Performance, High Tempe rature Polymers - Recent Developments”, Indian Chemical Engineer, 2009, 51, 98.
    38. E. A. Thomsen, D. J. Keeble, B. Lochab, P. L. Burn, H. El-Mkami, and I. D. W. Samuel, Photoinduced charge separation in poly(1, 4-phenylenevinylene) derivatives studied by electron paramagnetic resonance, Org. Electron., 2008, 9(5), 809.
    39. B. Lochab, P. L. Burn, A. Barkhouse, H. E. Assender, D. J. Keeble, E. A. Thomsen, A. Lewis, and I. D. W. Samuel, Electronically asymmetric poly(1, 4-phenylenevinylene)s for photovoltaic cells Org. Electron., 2007, 8, 801.
    40. I. K. Varma , V. Choudhary, B. Gaur, B. Lochab, S. Oberoi, R. Chauhan, Curing and thermal behavior of poly(allyl azide) and bismaleimides, J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 2006, 101(1), 779 – 86.
    41. Singh S., Gaur B., Lochab B., Choudhary V. and Varma I. K., “High Energy Materials: Emerging Trends”, Proceedings of the 4 th International High Energy Materials Conference & Exhibit, HEMCE-2003, Ed. by Dr. S. N. Asthana, 18th-20th Nov 2003, 328-331.
    42. B. Gaur, B. Lochab, V. Choudhary, I. K. Varma, Azido Polymers: Energetic Binders for Solid Rocket Propellants, J. Macromol. Sci., Polym. Reviews, 2003, C43(4), 505-45.
    43. B. Gaur, B. Lochab, V. Choudhary, I. K. Varma, Thermal behaviour of poly(allylazide), J. Therm. Anal. and Calorimetry, 2003, 71(2), 467-79.
    44. B. Lochab, I. K. Varma, Thermal behaviour of dendritic methacrylated polyesters, Mater. Res. Innov., 2002, 6(4), 167-73.

    Book Chapters

    1. Swapnil Shukla, Nisha Yadav, and Bimlesh Lochab, Cardanol based benzoxazines and their applications, Advanced and Emerging Polybenzoxazine Science and Technology, Ishida, H. Ed., Elsevier, Amsterdam (2016) (accepted).
    2. Swapnil Shukla and Bimlesh Lochab, Lignin based phenols: Potential feedstock for renewable benzoxazines, Advanced and Emerging Polybenzoxazine Science and Technology, Ishida, H. Ed., Elsevier, Amsterdam (2016) (accepted).
    3. Ann-Christine Albertsson, Indra K. Varma, Bimlesh Lochab, Anna Finne Wistrand and Kamlesh Kumar; Design and Synthesis of Different Types of Poly(Lactic Acid), In “Poly(lactic acid): Synthesis, Properties, Processing and Applications” , 2010, Eds. Rafael A. Auras, Loong-Tak Lim, Susan E. M. Selke, and Hideto Tsuji, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2010, Chapter 4, pp. 43-55.

    Conference Publication

    1. Swapnil Shukla, Arnab Ghosh, Sagar Mitra, Bimlesh Lochab, Inverse vulcanization polymer composites via sustainable route for Li-S battery, International Conference on Advances of Energy Research, ICAER 2016, IIT Bombay.
    2. B. Lochab, D. S. Varma, “Polymers: Safety in Sustainable Development" in 'Industrial Safety' in the Safety Convention 2012.
    3. Singh S., Gaur B., Lochab B., Choudhary V. and Varma I. K., “High Energy Materials: Emerging Trends”, Proceedings of the 4 th International High Energy Materials Conference & Exhibit, HEMCE-2003, Ed. by Dr. S. N. Asthana, 18th-20th Nov 2003, 328-331.
    4. Bimlesh Lochab, Sini N. K., A Step towards Renewable Polymers- Replacement of Petro based Phenol, Proceedings on National Workshop on Renewable energy and Environment, University of Delhi, 28th -29th Jan 2011.
    5. Bimlesh Lochab, Harvesting Solar Energy – Organic Solar Cells, Proceedings on National Workshop on Renewable energy and Environment, University of Delhi, 28th - 29th Jan 2011.

    Patents

    1. Burn P. L., Lochab B., Charge separation polymers for photovoltaic cells. PCT Int. Appl. (2007), 29pp. WO 2007012844 A2 20070201 CAN 146:209729 AN 2007:118131
    2. Varma I. K., Choudhary V., Gaur B., Lochab B. and Oberoi S., Development of Energetic Binders (Azido polymers) using Novel Dipolarophiles, Ind. Pat. Appl. 1316/Del/2002/dated 13-05-02.
    3. Varma I. K., Choudhary V., Gaur B., Lochab B. and Oberoi S., A process for the production of energetic binder (Azido Polymer), Indian patent application 1316/Del/2002/dated31-12-02.