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University of Connecticut College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Department of Chemistry

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Rajeswari M. Kasi

Associate Professor

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    • University of Connecticut
      Department of Chemistry
      55 North Eagleville Road
      Storrs, CT 06269


  1. Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Minnesota, 2004-2006
  2. Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  3. M.Sc. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India

Research Interests

  1. We seek to synthesize, characterize, and, thereby, achieve a fundamental understanding of new polymer-based organic and hybrid materials comprising tailored architecture and functionality. Development of new synthetic methodologies, modification of existing synthetic routes, multidisciplinary approach to structure-property evaluation, and advanced characterization tools are the overriding factors to rational material design. The general research focus areas will include steroid-based biocompatible polymers, responsive materials composed of ionic polymer organogels, and mono or bimetallic inorganic organic hybrid materials.