Shweta Jagadish Malode | Emerging Scientist Award Winner 2023🏆

Dr. Shweta Jagadish Malode : Chemistry

Assistant Professor at KLE Technological University, in Karnataka, India.

Congratulations, Dr. Vinayagamoorthy, on winning the esteemed Emerging Scientist Award from Research! Your dedication, innovative research, and scholarly contributions have truly made a significant impact in your field. Your commitment to advancing knowledge and pushing the boundaries of research is commendable. Here's to your continued success in shaping the future of academia and making invaluable contributions to your field. Well done!

She is an esteemed Assistant Professor at the Center for Energy and Environment within the School of Advanced Sciences at KLE Technological University, situated in Hubballi, Karnataka, India. With a robust academic background in Chemistry, she completed her Ph.D. in Chemistry from Karnatak University, Dharwad, and has since emerged as a prominent figure in the field. She expertise spans various domains, including Electro-Analytical Chemistry, Electrochemical Energy Systems, Reaction Kinetics & Catalysis, Environmental Chemistry, and Food Chemistry. Her research focuses on analyzing bio/toxic molecules, developing novel materials for sensors, and addressing environmental challenges. Her dedication to academia is reflected in her extensive teaching experience and her commitment to advancing scientific knowledge through her scholarly pursuits. She has garnered international recognition for her research contributions, being acknowledged among the Top 2% Scientists globally by Elsevier Citation Report, Stanford University, USA. Her multifaceted contributions, coupled with her dedication to mentoring future scientists, highlight her significant impact on the scientific community.

Professional Profiles :

Early Academic Pursuits :

She embarked on her academic journey with an exceptional academic record. She earned her Ph.D. in Chemistry from the P.G. Department of Studies in Chemistry, Karnatak University, Dharwad, in February 2013. Her doctoral thesis, titled "Mechanistic Investigations of Some Reactions of Pharmaceutical Importance," under the guidance of Dr. Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor, showcased her early commitment to exploring reactions critical to the pharmaceutical industry. Shweta consistently excelled in her academic pursuits, securing top ranks and gold medals during her M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in Physical Chemistry from the same institution.

Professional Endeavors :

Her professional journey encompasses enriching experiences as an educator and researcher. Commencing as a Lecturer at Chetan PU Science College, Hubballi, Karnataka, she transitioned to the role of Assistant Professor at K.L.E. Institute of Technology, Hubballi, where she honed her academic skills from June 2007 to September 2009. Later, from August 2014 to September 2021, she continued to contribute significantly as an Assistant Professor at the same institute, which was later renamed K.L.E. Technological University, Hubballi. Presently, she holds the esteemed position of Assistant Professor at the Center for Energy and Environment, School of Advanced Sciences, KLE Technological University, Hubballi, Karnataka, since September 2021.

Contributions and Research Focus in Chemistry:

She has made significant contributions to various domains within Chemistry. Her research interests span Electro-Analytical Chemistry, Synthesis of Novel Materials for Sensors, Electrochemical Energy Systems, Environmental Chemistry, Reaction Kinetics & Catalysis, and Food Chemistry. Her commitment to unraveling the complexities of these areas reflects in her research endeavors focused on the analysis of bio/toxic molecules, degradation of toxic substances, and the development of electroanalytical sensors for pharmaceutical and biomedical applications.

Accolades and Recognition :

Her dedication and scholarly achievements have earned her numerous accolades and awards. Notably, she was recognized among the Top 2% Scientists in the World by Elsevier Citation Report, Stanford University, USA, in 2022 and 2023. Her exceptional contributions to research and academia were acknowledged with prestigious awards like the "Dheemanth Sanman" Award by Hubballi-Dharwad Municipal Corporation, Karnataka, and the "National Women Excellence Award" by National Academy, Pune, Maharashtra.

Impact and Influence :

Her influential work in the realm of Chemistry and her commitment to advancing scientific understanding have left a notable impact. Her research contributions, innovative methodologies, and scholarly pursuits have not only contributed to the academic sphere but also have practical implications in various fields, including pharmaceuticals, environmental science, and energy systems.

Legacy and Future Contributions :

Her commitment to scientific inquiry and her dedication to educating and mentoring aspiring researchers set a strong foundation for future endeavors. Her relentless pursuit of innovation promises continued advancements in Chemistry and allied fields. Her legacy lies in inspiring and guiding the next generation of scientists to explore new frontiers in scientific research, contributing to the betterment of society and scientific knowledge.

Notable Publications :


A total of  7892 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of her research within the academic community.

  • Citations  4076   3816
  • h-index      37         36
  • i10-index   72         70
Indian Scientist Awards | Award Winners 2023

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