Santosh Kumar


Santosh Kumar is Beamline Research Associate for B07 / VerSoX.

Tel: + 44 (0) 1235 778194


Santosh joined the B07 group in July 2021. Before Joining Diamond, Santosh worked as a postdoctoral research associate at Imperial College London (2019-2021), University of Bath (2018-2019) and Energy & Bioproduct Research Institute within Aston University (2014-2018).

Santosh’s interdisciplinary research expertise and interests include functional materials design & synthesis, surface & interface science, synchrotron, XPS/XAS, catalysis and photocatalysis for clean energy and environmental applications.

Santosh has published 40 research articles and three book chapters ( ORCID ID: 0000-0002-1352-9945) with more than 3500 citations (Google Scholar) and 25 h-index, to date.

Santosh is a fellow of Higher Education Academy United Kingdom and a chair of the SHARE network within Supergen Bioenergy Hub. He is also a member of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Green Chemistry Network, and CO2Chem.

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