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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Chemistry D-index 77 Citations 19,499 413 World Ranking 1765 National Ranking 689

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Oxygen

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Photochemistry, Electron transfer, Supramolecular chemistry, Fullerene and Porphyrin. His Photochemistry research integrates issues from Excited state and Acceptor. His Electron transfer study combines topics in areas such as Benzonitrile, Quenching, Flash photolysis, Singlet state and Intramolecular force.

His Supramolecular chemistry research incorporates elements of Pyridine, Zinc, Ligand, Intermolecular force and HOMO/LUMO. His study in Fullerene is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Fluorescence, Carbon nanotube and Stereochemistry. His research integrates issues of Photoinduced charge separation, Crystallography, Crown ether, Redox and Molecular orbital in his study of Porphyrin.

His most cited work include:

  • Intermolecular and supramolecular photoinduced electron transfer processes of fullerene–porphyrin/phthalocyanine systems (432 citations)
  • Supramolecular donor–acceptor hybrids of porphyrins/phthalocyanines with fullerenes/carbon nanotubes: electron transfer, sensing, switching, and catalytic applications (398 citations)
  • Photoinduced electron transfer in supramolecular systems of fullerenes functionalized with ligands capable of binding to zinc porphyrins and zinc phthalocyanines (342 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Francis D'Souza mostly deals with Photochemistry, Electron transfer, Porphyrin, Fullerene and Supramolecular chemistry. His studies in Photochemistry integrate themes in fields like Excited state and Electrochemistry. His Electron transfer research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in BODIPY, Photoinduced charge separation, Radical ion, Quenching and Singlet state.

In his research, Molecule is intimately related to Crystallography, which falls under the overarching field of Porphyrin. Francis D'Souza has included themes like Covalent bond, Acceptor and Nanotechnology, Carbon nanotube in his Fullerene study. His work carried out in the field of Supramolecular chemistry brings together such families of science as Combinatorial chemistry, Photosynthetic reaction centre, Zinc and Pyridine.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Photochemistry (55.73%)
  • Electron transfer (30.15%)
  • Porphyrin (27.10%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2018-2021)?

  • Photochemistry (55.73%)
  • Electron transfer (30.15%)
  • Excited state (12.98%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Francis D'Souza spends much of his time researching Photochemistry, Electron transfer, Excited state, Ultrafast laser spectroscopy and Porphyrin. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Fullerene, Electron donor and Singlet state. His Electron transfer research is multidisciplinary, relying on both BODIPY, Donor acceptor, Supramolecular chemistry and Ground state.

His Supramolecular chemistry study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Photosynthetic reaction centre and Zinc. His Excited state research includes elements of Triphenylamine and Pyrrole. In Porphyrin, Francis D'Souza works on issues like Redox, which are connected to Acceptor and Dielectric spectroscopy.

Between 2018 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Excited-State Charge Transfer in Covalently Functionalized MoS2 with a Zinc Phthalocyanine Donor-Acceptor Hybrid. (19 citations)
  • Facile Fabrication of Surface-Imprinted Macroporous Films for Chemosensing of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin Hormone. (15 citations)
  • Strong Ground- and Excited-State Charge Transfer in C3 -Symmetric Truxene-Derived Phenothiazine-Tetracyanobutadine and Expanded Conjugates. (11 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Catalysis
  • Oxygen

His primary areas of investigation include Photochemistry, Electron transfer, Porphyrin, Ultrafast laser spectroscopy and Molecularly imprinted polymer. He combines subjects such as Excited state, Intramolecular force, Fullerene and Fluorescence with his study of Photochemistry. His research in Fullerene intersects with topics in Aniline, Photosynthetic reaction centre and Redox.

His Electron transfer research is multidisciplinary, relying on both BODIPY, Electrochemistry and Photoexcitation. His study in Porphyrin is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Supramolecular chemistry and Covalent bond. The concepts of his Molecularly imprinted polymer study are interwoven with issues in Combinatorial chemistry, Detection limit, Nucleobase and Liquid crystal.

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Best Publications

Intermolecular and supramolecular photoinduced electron transfer processes of fullerene–porphyrin/phthalocyanine systems

Mohamed E. El-Khouly;Osamu Ito;Phillip M. Smith;Francis D’Souza.
Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology C-photochemistry Reviews (2004)

592 Citations

Photoinduced electron transfer in supramolecular systems of fullerenes functionalized with ligands capable of binding to zinc porphyrins and zinc phthalocyanines

Francis D'Souza;Osamu Ito.
Coordination Chemistry Reviews (2005)

448 Citations

Electrocatalytic Properties and Sensor Applications of Fullerenes and Carbon Nanotubes

Bailure S. Sherigara;Bailure S. Sherigara;Wlodzimierz Kutner;Francis D'Souza.
Electroanalysis (2003)

438 Citations

Supramolecular donor–acceptor hybrids of porphyrins/phthalocyanines with fullerenes/carbon nanotubes: electron transfer, sensing, switching, and catalytic applications

Francis D’Souza;Osamu Ito.
Chemical Communications (2009)

398 Citations

Photosensitized electron transfer processes of nanocarbons applicable to solar cells

Francis D'Souza;Osamu Ito.
Chemical Society Reviews (2012)

377 Citations

Energy Transfer Followed by Electron Transfer in a Supramolecular Triad Composed of Boron Dipyrrin, Zinc Porphyrin, and Fullerene: A Model for the Photosynthetic Antenna-Reaction Center Complex

Francis D'Souza;Phillip M. Smith;Melvin E. Zandler;Amy L. McCarty.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2004)

366 Citations

Electrochemically synthesized polymers in molecular imprinting for chemical sensing

Piyush S. Sharma;Agnieszka Pietrzyk-Le;Francis D’Souza;Wlodzimierz Kutner;Wlodzimierz Kutner.
Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (2012)

342 Citations

Distinguishing homogeneous from heterogeneous catalysis in electrode-driven water oxidation with molecular iridium complexes.

Nathan D Schley;James D Blakemore;Navaneetha K Subbaiyan;Christopher D Incarvito.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2011)

299 Citations

Spectroscopic, Electrochemical, and Photochemical Studies of Self-Assembled via Axial Coordination Zinc Porphyrin−Fulleropyrrolidine Dyads†

Francis D'souza;Gollapalli R. Deviprasad;Melvin E. Zandler;Vu T. Hoang.
Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2002)

281 Citations

Probing the donor-acceptor proximity on the physicochemical properties of porphyrin-fullerene dyads: "tail-on" and "tail-off" binding approach.

Francis D'Souza;Gollapalli R. Deviprasad;Mohamed E. El-Khouly;Mamoru Fujitsuka.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2001)

224 Citations

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