Research Chemistry

Research Activities:-

Areas of Research:

Metal oxides-Nanoparticles, Solid state Chemistry and Photocatalysis, Thermodynamics, Biocatalysis and Organic synthesis, Polymers, Utilization of Industrial Waste Lignin, Waste Water Analysis, Microwave Assisted Organic Reactions, , Nano-Composites, Materials Chemistry, Transition metal Chemistry, Catalysts for Bio-diesel, Crystal Engineering, Organic soft materials, Structure-property Corelation, Liquid Crystals, Desulphurization of transportation fuels, Material development and application in Environmental Pollution control, Biophysical Chemistry, Surface Chemistry, Steady state & Time Resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Confocal Imaging and Fiber Microscopy.

More than 70 research papers are published in SCI/SCIE journal in last 5 years from this department

Publication (Please see the faculty profiles for details) :

 

Research Collaboration:

 

  • Universidad Metropolitana, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA
  • Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research, Dresden, Germany
  • Durban University of Technology, South Africa
  • Politechnico di milan, Italy
  • Univeristy Rennes, France
  • CSIR-NCL, Pune,
  • BARC Mumbai.
  • IISER, Bhopal, India
  • CSIR-NEERI, Nagpur

 

 

Current Research Projects:

Sr.No.

Project Title

Funding Agency

Cost of project (Rs. In Lakhs)

Investigator

1

Physicochemical studies and the identification of DNA damage by porphyrin sensitized alkylating quinones

DST, India

25.6

Dr.Sujit Kumar Ghosh

2

Photophysical studies of some selected DNA damage reactions

CSIR, India

21.21

 Dr.Sujit Kumar Ghosh

3

Feasibility study on fabrication and evaluation of electrochemical sensor for some beta-blockers and digoxin in

DST, India

 15.365  Dr. Ramani Motghare

4

Development of Titanium Quantum Dots and their composites for photocatalytic application

DST-SERB,

46 Dr. S.S. Umare

5

Study of thermodynamic,transport and acoustic properties of some pharmaceutical compounds in aqueous solution at different temperatures.

DST-SERB

12  Dr. Sangesh P. Zodape

6

 

Synthesis and characterization of mixed Ferrite

 

CSIR-DAE
 0.45  Dr. Sangesh P. Zodape

7

Biocatalysis for the sustainable development of organic synthesis

DST-SERB

32 Dr. Umesh R. Pratap