Dr. Tomlal Jose E


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Full Name:
Tomlal Jose E
Researcher ID:
Vidwan ID- 218250, ORCID ID- 0000-0002-7320-6507
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Residence Phone Number:
Educational Qualifications:
M Sc, PhD
Area of Specialization:
Physical Chemistry, Materials Chemistry
Research Supervising:
Ongoing Major Projects -2, Research scholars -8
Research Guidance:
  1. "No 2206/AVI/RG/2013/Acad dated 18-04-2013
Papers Presented:
  1. "Studies on Commingled Polypropylene/Glass Fibre Composites"–International Conference on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development, August 10-14,2005, S.B. College, Changanassery
  2. "Studies on Cotton - Polypropylene Commingled Composite Systems"-Second International Conference on Polymer Blends, Composites, IPNs, Membranes, Polyelectrolytes and Gels: Micro to Nano Scales, ICBC-2008, Sept.22-24,2008, Kottayam organised by School of Chemical Sciences, M.G. University, Kottayam
  3. ‘Thermal Analysis of Nitrile Rubber Nanocomposites with Fillers of Different Particle Size and Chemical Nature", ICBC-2008, Sept.22-24,2008, Kottayam organised by School of Chemical Sciences, M.G. University, Kottayam
  4. "Dynamic Mechanical &Thermal Properties of Cotton/PP Commingled Composite Systems"- International Conference on Advances in Polymer Technology-apt '10; 26-27 of February 2010 organised by Department of Polymer Science and Rubber Technology Cochin University of Science and Technology
  5. "Studies on Mechanical Properties of Cotton- Polypropylene Commingled Composite Systems"- International Conference on Material Science and Technology (ICMST-2010), Oct.29-31, 2010, Thiruvananthapuram, organised by Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST of ISRO)
Papers Published:
  1. Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Cotton/ Polypropylene Commingled Composite Systems- Journal of Applied Polymer Sciences,114,2624-2631,2009 - Tomlal Jose E.,Thomas P.C., Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  2. Impact, Tear and Dielectric Properties of Cotton / Polypropylene Commingled Composites-Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 29(12), 1861-1874, 2010 - Tomlal Jose E., Thomas P.C, George K.C., Jayanarayanan K, Kuruvilla Joseph
  3. Effect of draw ratio on the microstructure, thermal, tensile and dynamic rheological properties of insitu microfibrillar composites- European Polymer Journal, 45,1738-1747,2009 - Jayanarayanan K., Tomlal Jose E., Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  4. Thermal and Crystallisation Behaviour of Cotton - Polypropylene Commingled Composite Systems- Polymer Composites, 31 (8), 1487-1494,2010 - Tomlal Jose E., Aju Joseph, Mikael Skrifvars, Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  5. Solvent Uptake and Accelerated Solar Aging Studies of Cotton – Polypropylene Commingled Composite Systems- Polymers and Polymer Composites, 18,2,103-112,2010 - Tomlal Jose E., Thomas P.C., Jacob Mathew, Jayanarayanan K., Kuruvilla Joseph
  6. Effect of Chemical Modification on the Mechanical Properties of Polypropylene / Cotton Commingled Composites-S.B. Academic Review, 15, 1-2,115-121,2008 - Tomlal Jose E., Mikael Skrifvars, Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  7. High Performance Nanocomposites based on Arcylonitrile-Butadiene Rubber with Fillers of Different Particle Size: Mechanical and Morphological studies-Polymer Composites,31,9,1515-1524, 2010 - Thomas P C, Tomlal Jose E., Selvin Thomas P, Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  8. Effect of sequence of nanoclay addition in TPU/PP blends: thermo mechanical properties. Journal of Material Science,45,1078-1085, 2010 - M. Kannan, S. S. Bhagawan, Tomlal Jose E., Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  9. Preparation and Characterization of Nanoclay-Filled Polyurethane / Polypropylene Blends. Polymer Engineering and Science, 50, 9, 1878-1886, 2010 - M. Kannan, S. S. Bhagawan, Tomlal Jose E., Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  10. Novel bio-commingled composites based on jute/polypropylene yarns: Effect of chemical treatments on the mechanical properties, Composites A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 43, 219–230, 2012, (Impact factor 2.7) - Gejo George, E. Tomlal Jose, K. Jayanarayanan, E.R. Nagarajan, Mikael Skrifvars, Kuruvilla Joseph
  11. Viscoelastic behavior of novel commingled biocomposites based on polypropylene/jute yarns, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 43, 893–902, 2012 (Impact factor 2.7) - Gejo George, E Tomlal Jose, Dan Akesson, Mikael Skifvars, E. R.Nagarajan, Kuruvilla Joseph
  12. Thermal, calorimetric and crystallization behavior of polypropylene/jute yarn bio-composites fabricated by novel commingling technique, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 48, 110–120, 2013 (Impact factor 2.7) - Gejo George, E. Tomlal Jose, Mikael Skrifvars, E.R.Nagarajan, Kuruvilla Joseph
  13. Dielectric behaviour of PP/jute yarn composites fabricated by commingling technique: Effect of fibre content, chemical treatments, temperature and moisture, Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 47, 12–21, 2013 (Impact factor 2.7) - Gejo George, E Tomlal Jose, Anoop Chandran, K C George, E R Nagarajan, Kuruvilla Joseph
  14. Effect of Filler Geometry on the Diffusion and Transport Behavior of Aromatic Solvents and Commercial Oil Through Nitrile Rubber Nanocomposites. Polymer Composites, 33, 2236–2244, 2012 (Impact factor 1.23) - Thomas P C, Tomlal Jose E., Gejo George, Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  15. Dynamic Mechanical and Rheological Properties of Nitrile Rubber Nanocomposites based on Titanium Dioxide, Calcium Phosphate and Layered Silicate, Journal of Composites Materials, doi no. 10.1177/002199831349810, 48(19) 2325–2339, 2014 (Impact factor 1.61) - Thomas P C, Tomlal Jose E., Gejo George, Sabu Thomas, Kuruvilla Joseph
  16. Electron Beam Irradiated ZnO Nanoparticles / Oxidized MWCNTs Modified GCE as a Supercapacitor, Int. J. Electrochem. Sci., 10 (2015) 7771 - 7782 - Deepu Thomas, Tony Thomas, Jithin Prakash P A, Tomlal Jose E, Simon Augustine
  17. Commingled composites of polypropylene/ coir-sisal yarn: effect of chemical treatments on thermal and tensile properties, e-Polymers 2015; 15(3): 169–177 (Impact factor 1.491) - Anil Arya, Jose E. Tomlal, George Gejo, Joseph Kuruvilla
  18. Novel eco-friendly commingled polypropylene/banana fiber composite: studies on thermal and mechanical properties, Polym. Bull. DOI 10.1007/s00289-016-1636-0, 2016, (Impact factor 1.858) - Arya Anil, Jose E. Tomlal, Gejo George, Jomit T. Mathew & V. B. Manilal
  19. SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF PMMA-GRAPHENE NANOCOMPOSITE, International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews (IJRAR), 5,4,2018, 350-355 - Sharni Augustine, Tomlal Jose, Roshney Roy
  20. Preparation and characterisation of surface roughened PMMA electrospun nanofibers from PEO - PMMA polymer blend nanofibers, Polymer Testing, 74, 2019, 257-265, (Impact factor 2.942) - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose E., Jacob K. Chacko, K.C. Philip and P.C. Thomas
  21. Structural and optical properties of synthesised poly(methyl methacrylate) [PMMA] and lanthanide β – diketonate complexes incorporated electrospun PMMA nanofibers for optical devices. Bulletin of Materials Science 42(5), DOI: 10.1007/s12034-019-1893-2, March 2019, (Impact factor 1.264) - Princy Philip, Paulose Thomas, Tomlal Jose E , Philip K.C., Thomas P.C.
  22. Structural, Thermal and Magnetic Properties ofvcPMMA-ZnFe2O4 Nanocomposite Thin Films, International Journal for Research in Applied Science & Engineering Technology (IJRASET),7,4, 2019, 869-873 - Teena James, Tomlal Jose E, Subin P John, Jacob Mathew
  23. A Cost Effective and Facile Approach to Prepare Beadless Polycarbonate Nanofibers with Ultrafine Fiber Morphology, Polymer Engineering and Science—2019, DOI 10.1002/pen.25180, (Impact factor 1.92) - Thomas Baby, Tomlal Jose E, P.C. Thomas, Jomit T. Mathew
  24. A new approach for the shaping up of very fine and beadless UV light absorbing polycarbonate fibers by electrospinning, Polymer Testing, Volume 80, December 2019, 106103,, (Impact factor 2.942) - Thomas Baby, Tomlal Jose E, Gejo George, Vinitha Varkey, Shijo K. Cherian
  25. Electrospinning technique for the fabrication of poly(styrene-co-methyl methacrylate) nanofibers and the effect of fiber diameter on UV–Visible absorption and thermal properties, Materials Today: Proceedings, March 2020, j.matpr.2020.01.591 (CiteScore : 1.09) - Vinitha Varkey, E. Tomlal Jose, U.S. Sajeev
  26. Studies on the hypsochromic shifted optical properties of gold nanoparticles embedded electrospun poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) nanofibers, Materials Today: Proceedings, April 2020, - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, K.C.Philip, P.Manoj, T.Sajini
  27. Polycarbonate nanocomposite fibers and thins films with versatile morphological, optical and thermal properties, Materials Today: Proceedings, April 2020, - Thomas Baby, Tomlal Jose E
  28. A facile approach for the preparation of polycarbonate nanofiber mat with filtration capability, Polymer Bulletin,, June 2020 - Thomas Baby, Tomlal E. Jose, C. T. Aravindkumar, John Richard Thomas
  29. Red shifted photoluminescent properties of electrospun poly(methyl methacrylate) nanofibers incorporated with green synthesised silver nanoparticles, Materials Today: Proceedings, May 2020, /10.1016/ j.matpr .2020.05.620 - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, K.S. Sarath, K.C. Philip
  30. UV-Responsive Glycosomes as Frameworks for FRET: The Quest for Bio-Inspired Energy Transfer Systems, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A (Accepted, October 2020) - Sajith Menon, Aravind K, Tomlal Jose E, Smitha Roy
  31. Structurally modified poly(methyl methacrylate) electrospun nanofibers as better host matrix for noble metal nanoparticles, Journal of Applied Polymer Science (Accepted, October 2020) - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, Sajini T, Manoj P
  32. Studies on the structural and optical properties of pure and structurally modified electrospun poly (methyl methacrylate) nanofibers incorporated with lanthanide complex, Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials, 2021, DOI: 10.1080/25740881.2020.1867173 - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose , Divya K V. Jinesh M Kuthanappillil
  33. Structurally modified electrospun poly(methyl methacrylate) nanofibers as advanced host matrices for PbS quantum dots, Journal of Applied Polymer Science (DOI: 10.1002/app.50534, January 2021, Impact Factor 2.52) - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, Ison Vanchipurackal
  34. Green synthesised silver nanoparticles incorporated electrospun Poly(methyl methacrylate) nanofibers with different architectures for ophthalmologic alternatives, Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers (Accepted, January 2021, Impact Factor 1.95) - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, Sarath A, Sunny Kuriakose
  35. Studies on the structural and optical properties of samarium β-diketonate complex incorporated electrospun poly(methyl methacrylate) nanofibers with different architectures, The Journal of Biological and Chemical Luminescence, (Accepted February 2021, Impact Factor – 1.855) - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, Shijo K Cherian, Adone B.
  36. Circular economy in biocomposite development: State-of-the-art, challenges and emerging trends, Composites Part C: Open Access, DOI: https:// 10.1016 /j.jcomc. 2021.100138, March 2021, ISSN: 2666-6820 - Shanmugam, R. A. Mensah ,Q. Xu , L. Jiang, G. George, Tomlal Jose E,Seeram Ramakrishna.
  37. Multilayer adsorption and kinetic studies of dyes on pure and structurally modified poly(methyl methacrylate) electrospun nanofibers, Nano Futures, 5 (2021) 025005,  Impact Factor – 3.3 - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, Jomit T Mathew, Jinesh M Kuthanapillil
  38. Surface Plasmon Resonance‑Enhanced Bathochromic‑Shifted Photoluminescent Properties of Pure and Structurally Modified Electrospun Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) Nanofibers Incorporated with Green‑Synthesized Silver Nanoparticles, Journal of Electronic Materials,, 2021, Impact Factor – 1.77 - Princy Philip, Tomlal Jose, Jithin Prakash, Shijo K. Cherian
  39. Investigations on the Structural and Optical Properties of electrospun ZnO – poly (styrene – co-methyl methacrylate) Nanofiber Composites, Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials, 10.1080/ 25740881. 2021.1971717, Sept 2021 (Impact Factor 2.63) - Vinitha Varkey, Tomlal Jose E
  40. Green Light Emitting Cadmium Sulfide Nanoparticles with Coral Surface Morphology, Journal of Cluster Science (Accepted), Sept. 2021, (Impact Factor 3.06) - Thomas Baby, Tomlal Jose E
  1. Stimulating Teachers through Advanced Training - STAT programme on Nanomaterials at IIT- Madras, 30-08-10 to 03-09-10- Coordinated by Prof. T. Pradeep
  2. Workshop on PG Chemistry curriculum revision, M.G. University, Jan. 9-11, 2012
  3. ‘Nanoscience’ Refresher Course from 03-01-2013 to 23-01-2013 at UGC Academic Staff College, University of Kerala
  4. ‘Chemistry’ Refresher Course from 30-08-2007 to 20-09-2007 at UGC Academic Staff College, University of Kerala
  5. ‘IT-oriented’ Orientation Course from 05-11-2005 to 02-12-2005 at UGC Academic Staff College, University of Kerala
  6. ‘Material Science’ Refresher Course from 29-11-2016 to 19-12-2016 at UGC Academic Staff College, University of Kerala
  7.  ‘FDP on MOOCs and E-Content Development’, organised by MG University, 04-08 February 2019.
  8. Academic Leadership Training Programme, April 9-12, 2019 jointly organised by MHRD, Aligarh Muslim University and St. Alberts College Kochi at St. Alberts College.
  1. Production of cellulose acetate nanofiber for the removal of heavy metals, KSCSTE student project, Rs.10,000/-, 2019
  2. Polysaccharide Based Electrospun Nanofibers for Functional Applications, UGC Minor Project, 2016-2018, Rs. 4.9 lakhs
  3. Development of Synthetic Polymer Blend Nanofibers for Specific Applications, UGC Minor Project, 2016-2018, Rs. 4.5 lakhs
  4. Marine Polysaccharide Based Nanofibers for Drug Delivery Applications, KSCSTE student project, Rs. 11,000/-, 2017-2018.
  5. Natural Fibre Reinforced Ecofriendly and Recyclable Commingled Composite Systems, KSCSTE Major Project (2012-2015), Rs. 15.15 lakhs
  6. Application of Nanofibers and Nanofilms based on Polymethacrylates and Polycarbonates, UGC Major Project (2012- 2015), Rs. 9.5 lakhs
  7. Preparation, Characterisation and Properties of Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystals, UGC (2009-2011), Rs. 1,00,000/
  8. Student Project: Malayala Manorama Yuva Mastermind Project 2012, ‘Catalytic Cracking of Plastic Solid Waste to fuel’, Rs. 10,000/-
  9. Preparation, Characterisation and Applications of Nanomaterials Based on Zirconia and Tin Oxide, UGC (2009-2011), Rs. 95,000/-
  10. Studies on commingled PP/PTT Composites, UGC Minor project, (2004-06), Rs. 45,000/-
  1. Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram
  2. Process Engineering and Environmental Technology Division, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Thiruvananthapuram
  3. School of Environmental Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam
  1. NAAC sponsored National Seminar on Curriculum Designing and Student Centred Learning Methods, Jan 10-11, 2019 held at S.B. College.
  2. KSCSTE Sponsored National Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights and Patent Laws held on 21-06-2018 held at S.B. College.
  3. National Seminar on Recent Trends in Materials Science and Technology, Feb 7-9, 2018 at S.B. College, an outreach programme of Materials Research Society of India (MRSI)
  4. Berchmans Erudite Lecture Series (BELS) by 2010 Chemistry Nobel Laureate Prof. Ei Shi Negishi, 12 February 2016 at S.B. College
  6. CSIR sponsored National Workshop on ‘Emerging Frontiers in Materials Chemistry’, 2-3 December, 2011at St. Berchmans College (as part of college navathy and International Year of Chemistry 2011)
  7. KSCSTE sponsored National Workshop on ‘Novel Synthetic Routes in Organic Chemistry’, Oct. 14-15, 2011 at St. Berchmans College (as part of college navathy and IYC-2011)
  8. NAAC sponsored National Conference-‘Student Participation for the Quality Enhancement of Higher Education Institutions’- 14-15, January, 2011, St. Berchmans College, Kerala (Joint Convenor)
  9. National Workshop on “Application of Spectroscopic and Chromatographic Techniques in Pharmaceutical Industry”, 14th and 15th of November, 2008, sponsored by UGC and CSIR
Journal Reviewer
  1. Polymer Composites
  2. Journal of Bioactive and Compatible Polymers
  3. Journal of Biological and Chemical Luminescence
  • Life Member, Indian Association of Chemistry Teachers (IACT), C/o Homi Bhabha Centre for Science
  • Education (TIFR- Mumbai)
  • Life Member, Material Research Society of India
  • Life Member, Society for Polymer Science, India
  • Member, Society of Plastics Engineers, USA
  1. Head of the Department (2019- )
  2. IQAC Coordinator, S.B. College 2018, 2019
  3. S.B. College Research Director & PhD Coursework Coordinator (2014-2017)
  4. S.B.College Staff Council Secretary (2010-2013)
  5. 5 .Co-ordinator, Science Aptitude Developer Program (2007-2010)
  6. . Secretary, S.B. College Staff Co-operative Society (2016- )
  7.  Teaching Staff Association Secretary of S.B. College (2005-07)
  8.  Alumni Association Mother Chapter Secretary of S.B. College (2005-2007