Department of Chemistry offers M. Sc. Programme. It provides ample opportunities to choose courses from a broad spectrum of cutting-edge areas in addition to fundamentals of organic, inorganic, physical, analytical and computational chemistry. Sessions on improving technical skills, scientific writing, oral presentations and research expertise have been incorporated in the curriculum. Furthermore, the students will have the scope to pursue their post-graduation thesis work at various national and international institutions and industries. Overall, through an approach of integrating the in-depth core and elective courses, and research work, instructed and guided by highly qualified and well experienced faculty members, students will gain the foundation and skill in advancing their career in higher studies as well as in industry.
About Chemistry Laboratories:-
The Department of Chemistry is home to a range of outstanding facilities, benefiting both our students and research activities across the Department. The laboratories are having sophisticated modern digital analytical instruments like
5.Dean and Stark apparatus
6.RO water plant
8.Hot air oven
Moreover, the department has planned to have instruments such as atomic absorption spectrometer, FT-IR spectrometer, chromatography instruments, air sampler, water quality analyser, soil testing kit, to cater the project work requirement for the students.
Dr. PARAMASIVAM R Head of the Department
Specialization Areas: Powder Technology, Mineral Processing, Materials Technology, Petrochemicals, Biofuels
Dr. TUFAN GHOSH Specialization Areas: Ultrafast Spectroscopy, Carrier Dynamics in Semiconduction Nanocrystals, Photophysics of Lead Halide Perovskites, Time-Resolved Terahertz Spectroscopy, Vibrational Coherence in Molecules and Solids
Dr. Dripta De Joarder Specialization Areas: Total synthesis of biologically active natural products, Development of Asymmetric synthetic methodologies, Design and development of Green catalysts, Peptide chemistry, Synthesis of Novel materials
Dr. Sandhya Sadanandan Specialization Areas: Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Peptides and Carbohydrate Chemistry, Design and Synthesis of Dendrimers, Design and Synthesis of Biologically Active Small molecules, Supramolecular Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry and Biochemistry
Dr. Naga Prasad Puvvada Specialization Areas: Design and Synthesis of nanobiocomposites,Bio scaffold applications, infections diseases,Nano drug delivery and wound healing,Nanovaccine,Nanomedicine based cancer and cardiology models
Dr. T Ramana Specialization Areas: Development of New Synthetic Methodologies, Heterogeneous Catalysis, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Ortho and meta directing group functionalization, Asymmetric Synthesis
Dr. Subbaiah Muthu Prabhu Specialization Areas: Fate and transport of nanomaterials; Adsorption of toxins; Resource recovery; chemical oxidation via PMS activation; Sono/photocatalytic (visible and UV light) oxidation; 2D and MXene materials for Supercapacitors.