Department of Chemistry

Department of Chemistry

Approved by D.S.T. under FIST programme
(Established in 1959)
(Launching of PG classes in 1971)
(Commencement of M.Phil. in 1991) 
  1. Name & Contact Number of Faculty Members in Position: 
    Preseent faculty no09
    S.No. Name of 
    faculty Members
    Qualification Specialization E-mail ID 
    & Telephone no.
    1 Dr. S.K. Sharma Ph.D. Organic Chemistry  
    2 Dr. B.V. Kabra Ph.D. Organic Chemistry  bvkabra@yahoo.co.in 
    M-94142-11253
    3 Dr. R.K. Khandelwal Ph.D. Organic Chemistry
    4 Mr Shalandra Jain M. Sc. Organic Chemistry  shailjain1@yahoo.co.in
    5 Dr. Avnish Sharma Ph.D. Organic Chemistry  
    6 K. S. Meena M. Sc.  
    7 Saurabh Singh M.Sc.    
    8    
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  2. Courses offered by department: 
    (A) B.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) 
    (B) M.Sc. (Chemistry) 
    Sc. (Chemistry) Previous 
    No. of seats: 20 
    Papers:
    1. Inorganic Chemistry
    2. Organic Chemistry
    3. Physical Chemistry
    4. Group theory, spectroscopy and diffraction methods
    5. Computer, Mathematics or Biology for Chemist
    6. Practical
    7. Spectroscopy, photochemistry and solid state chemistry
    8. Recent trends in life sciences
    9. Environmental Chemistry
    10. Organic Synthesis
    11. Hetero cyclis and Natural Products
    12. Practicals

    (C) M.Phil. (Chemistry)  No. of seats: 10
    Papers:
    1. Advanced concepts in Inorganic Chemistry
    2. Organic Synthesis
    3. Physical methods in Chemical Analysis & Practical / Dissertation/ Project work
  3. Laboratory facilities:
    1. Photo-Chemistry Lab
    2. Physical Chemistry lab
    3. M.Sc.(Final) lab
    4. M.Sc.(Pre.) lab
  4. Facilities (Research) available in the Department :
    • TLC kit
    • M.P. and B.P. apparatus
    • Spectrophotometer
    • Conductivity bridge
    • Potentiometer / pH meter
    • Polarimeter
    • Water analysis kit (Six parameters)
    • Microwave Oven
    • Electrical Oven
    • Electronic Balance
    • Centrifugal Machine
  5. Expertise Available in different research fields : 
    Photochemistry
    1. Dr. B.V. Kabra
    2. Dr. R.K. Khandelwal

    Water Analysis
    1. Dr. P.K. Jain

    Electro-Chemistry
    1. Dr. Avnish Sharma
  6. Degree wise actual no. of passing out student in last five years:
    Degree/Year 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 Total
    M.Sc. 12 19 21 16 18 86
    M. Phil. 03 04 03 04* 04*(Appeared) 14
  7. List of Research Papers published in from Department during the Last five years.
    S. No. Name of Author Total No. of Papers No. of Papers in Last 5 Years
    1. Dr. R.L. Pitliya 20 2
    2. Dr. P.K. Jain 7 4
    3. Dr. S.K. Sharma 1 1
    4. Dr. B.V. Kabra 11 4
    5. Dr. R.K. Khandelwal 3 3
    6. Dr. Avnish Sharma 2 2
    7. Dr. Rekha Chandak 7 7
    Total Papers Published in Last Five Years.

  8. Conferences attended by the faculty Members during last 5 years.
    S. No. Name of Author Total No. of
    Conferences attended
    No. of Conf. attended in 
    last 5yrs.
    1 Dr. S.K. Sharma 2 2
    2 Dr. B.V. Kabra 8 3
    3 Dr. R.K. Khandelwal 6 3
    4 Mrs. Rekha Chandak 1 1
  9. Library Facilities - List of Journals subscribed by the Department:
    1. Indian Journal of Chemistry - A
    2. Indian Journal of Chemistry - B
    3. Journal of Indian Chemical Society
    4. Current science
    5. Asian Journal of Chemistry
    6. Oriental Journal of Chemistry
    7. International Journal of Chemical Sciences
    8. Journal of Chemical Science
    9. Bio-science, Bio-technology
    10. Material science research India
    11. Ind.j. of environmental Sciences and Engineering.
    Total no. of books (for PG):
  10. Distinction earned by faculty members:-
    Life members of Societies / Council
    S. No. Name of faculty Member Societies/ Council Life Member-Ship No.
    1 Dr. R.L. Pitliya Indian Chemical Society 
    Indian Council of Chemist
    4100
    541
    2 Dr. B.V. Kabra Indian Chemical Society 
    Indian Council of Chemist
    4101
    542
    3 Dr. R.K. Khandelwal Indian Council of Chemist 900