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Shareefa Thekkan

    EDUCATION


    Current : PhD student in Prof. Yamuna Krishnan's lab, University of Chicago.


    M. Sc. Applied Chemistry: 2009 – 2011: Department of Applied Chemistry, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Cochin, Kerala, India.

    • CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) – 7.96 / 10

    B. Sc. Chemistry: 2006 - 2009:  Unity Women's College, Manjeri, affiliated to University of Calicut, Kerala, India.

    • Major in Chemistry with Physics and Mathematics as auxiliary subjects
    • Percentage of marks - 92.8

RESEARCH  E X P E R I E N C E  


M. Sc. Project: School of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.

  • Project thesis title: Fluoride mediated desilylation, a kinetic approach
  • Supervisor : Dr. Mahesh Hariharan

 

Summer Project:  Department of Organic Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, May – June 2010 

  • Project thesis title: Synthesis of Morpholin derivatives mediated by DMTST
  • Supervisor :  Prof. Sreenivasan Chandrasekaran

TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • Mass Spectrometry, Spectrophotometry and HPLC

About Work: My work involves developing nucleic acid based sensors for physiologically relevant oxygen derived species.

Graduate Student,
The University of Chicago
Department of Chemistry, GCIS E 347
929 East 57th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773-702-4364

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