Department of Chemistry

Faculty (Prof.) Research/Area
Prof. Anil J. EliasSynthetic Main Group and Organometallic Chemistry.
Prof. Arunachalam RamananSynthesis, Structure and Magnetism of Polyoxometalates, Transition Metal Phosphates, BiologicallyImportant Ceramics based on Calcium Phosphates. Crystal Chemistry, Crystal Engineering and Supramolecular Chemistry.
Prof. Ashok K. GanguliChemistry of Novel Materials (Dielectric Oxides, Superconductors and Nanomaterials).
Prof. B. JayaramBiomolecular Modeling and Simulation, Physicochemical Model for DNA Sequence Analysis, Ab Initio Protein Structure Prediction, Active Site Directed Drug Design.
Prof. Biswarup ChakrabortyPolyoxometalate Based Hybrid: Nanostructure; Bifunctional Materials for Photo- and/or Electro- Catalysis, Small Molecule Activation; CO2 reduction and H2O oxidation, Kinetics Study and Reaction Mechanism.
Prof. Chinmoy K. HazraDevelopment of New Synthetic Methods, Activation of Small Molecules Such as CO2 and CO, Catalysis, Remote Functionalizations, Physical Organic Chemistry, Reaction Mechanisms.
Prof. Debkumar BandyopadhyayMetalloporphyrin Catalyzed Oxidation Reactions of Organic and Organometallic Compounds: Kinetics & Mechanism Studies.
Prof. Hemant K. KashyapStatistical Mechanics of Soft-Matter, Molecular Dynamics Simulations, Ionic Liquids, Lipid-Membranes.
Prof. Jai D. SinghChemistry of Chalcogens/Organo-Chalcogens and their Applications in Organic Synthesis & Catalysis, Organic Metals and Superconductors.
Prof. Janakiram VaitlaOrganic Chemistry: Sulfur ylide chemistry, Carbene mediated transformations, Synthesis of natural products, Conversion carbon dioxide to valuable chemicals, Activation and functionalization of relatively inert bonds, Photoredox catalysis.
Prof. Kuntal MannaHomogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis.
Prof. M. Ramu YadavSynergistic or Co-operative Catalysis, New Fluorination Methods, Artificial Metalloenzyme Catalysis.
Prof. N.G. RameshSynthetic Organic Chemistry, Carbohydrate Chemistry, Asymmetric Synthesis.
Prof. Nalin PantTheoretical and Experimental Studies on Molecular Conformation, Molecular Recognition.
Prof. Narayanan D. KururNMR Methodology.
Prof. Nidhi JainNanocatalysis in Organic Synthesis, Ionic Liquids, Structural Studies of DNA-Carcinogen Adducts.
Prof. Pramit K. ChowdhuryPhysical and Biophysical Chemistry, Protein Folding using Single Molecule Confocal Microscopy.
Prof. Pravin P. IngoleElectrochemical Techniques, Electroanalysis, Nanomaterials.
Prof. Ravi P. SinghAsymmetric Catalysis, C-H Activation, Total Synthesis.
Prof. Ravi ShankarMain Group Chemistry, Inorganic Polymers.
Prof. Sameer SapraNanomaterials, Semiconductor Nanocrystals, Quantum Dots, Light Emitting Devices.
Prof. Sayantan PariaBioinorganic Chemistry, Water Oxidation Catalyzed by Transition Metal Complexes, Nitrogen Fixation, Spectroscopic Characterization of Metastable Reaction Intermediates.
Prof. Selvarajan NagendranChemistry of Group 13 and 14 Elements with Special Emphasis to the Low-Valent Compounds of Silicon.
Prof. Shashank DeepPhysical Chemistry. Structural Biology. Physicochemical Characterization of Macromolecule Interaction Surface using Multinuclear NMR Spectroscopy, Fluorescence and Different Calorimetric Techniques. Biophysical Studies of Protein Folding and Protein Aggregation.
Prof. Shivajirao L. GholapNatural Product Synthesis and Biological Studies, Development of New Synthetic Methods.
Prof. Siddharth PandeyOptical Spectroscopy, Advanced Fluorescence Techniques, Molecularly Organized Media, Environmentally Friendly Solvent Systems, Chemosensors, Photophysical Processes.
Prof. Soumik SiddhantaNanoplasmonics and Molecular Spectroscopy; Physical Chemistry, Nanomaterials, Molecular Spectroscopy.
Prof. Subrata KunduInorganic Chemistry: Main group organometallic chemistry, Low valent phosphorus chemistry, Polymers of main-group elements.
Prof. Sudipta Raha RoyOrganic Synthesis, Catalysis, Organometallic Chemistry.
Prof. Sunil K. KhareBiochemistry, Enzyme Technology, Applied Microbiology.
Prof. Tanmay DuttaBiochemistry, Enzymology, Molecular RNA Biology, Genetics.
Prof. V. HaridasChemical Biology of Peptides and Proteins. Biophysics of Peptide/Protein Folding.