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Departmental Introduction:

The department was established in 1992 as a Undergraduate department. Subesquently in 2007 depatment was recognised with Post Graduate course. It has well equiped U.G and P.G Laboratory.

Programm run by department:

For Under Graduate:

  • Chemistry / Microbiology / Zoology
  • Chemistry / Microbiology / Botany
  • Chemistry / Environmental / Zoology
  • Chemistry / Envormental / Botany
  •  Chemistry / Botany / Zoology
  • Chemistry / Microbiology / Biotechnology

For Post Graduation:

  • M.Sc. Organic Chemistry with Elective paper Medicinal Chemistry
  • Ph.D. in Chemistry – No. of Students Registered – 2

Major Instruments and Equipment’s available:

  • Visible spectrophotometer
  • UV-Vis spectrophotometer
  • Muffle furnace
  • Electrical digital balance
  • Digital Analytical Balance

Technical Staff:

Sr.No

Name of the Faculty

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

No. of Yearsof Expe-rienced

1.

Dr.Mrs.A.S.Mahakalkar

MSc.,Ph.D

Asso.prof.& Head

Inorganic

21

2.

Dr.Mrs.N.S.Dhoble

MSc.,PhD

Asso.Prof

Organic

21

3.

Dr. Mrs.M.P.Patil

MSc.Ph.D

Asso.Prof.

Physical

18

4.

Dr.Mrs.P.P.Chahande

MSc.Ph.D

Assist.Prof

Organic

16

5.

Mrs. A.M.Duragkar

MSc.NET

Assist.Prof

Organic

10

Non Teaching Staff:

  • Mr. PurushottamS.Shelke ( Lab Attendant)
  • Mr. Gopal S. Chaple ( Lab Attendant)

Research Areas:

Polymer Chemistry ,EnviornmentalChemistry,Photo LuminescenceDosimetry, synthesis of Phospor for solid state  lighting , Adsorption studies,  Dyes .

Sr. No Title of the Projects Funding Agency Principal Investigator Co-Investigator Amount Sanctioned Status
1.

Synthesis, and Characterisation, of Co-ordination Polymers of Some Transituion Metal Ions

UGC New Delhi

Dr. A. S. Mahakalkar
(Principal Investigator ) Dr. Mrs. P. P. Chahande
  ( co-Investigator)

60,000/-

Completed

2.

Development of silicate based inorganic nanophosphors and its

UGC New Delhi

Dr. N. S. Dhoble
(Principal Investigator )

2,00,000/-

Completed

3.

Synthesis ,characterization structural studies and applications of Supramolecules

UGC New Delhi

Dr. A. S. Mahakalkar
(Principal Investigator ) 
Mrs. A. M. Duragkar
  ( co-Investigator)

1,10,000/-

Completed

4.

Major RP Development and characterization of high sensitive inorganic phosphors for thermoluminescence dosimetry.

BRNS, Mumbai

Dr. N. S. Dhoble
(Co- Investigator )
 Dr.S.J.Dhoble 
(Principal Investigator )
Dept of Physics PGTD
RTM Nagpur UNIV  

32,21,000/-

Completed

5.

Major RP
Risk assessment of heavy metal toxicity (biomagnifications) through contaminated vegetables from wastewater (Nag River) irrigated area of Nagpur, India.
Synthesis ,characterization structural

UGC New Delhi

Dr. A. S. Mahakalkar
(Principal Investigator ) 
Dr. Mrs. M. P. Patil
  ( co-Investigator)

9,21,200/-

Completed

Research Projects:

Research Papers Published  by Staff & Research  students in Last Five years:

 Name of Faculty

No. of Papers published in Journal

 

No. of publication listed in International  Database (Scopes)

Citation Index

 

addition

Impact Factor

SNIP

SJR

h Index

National

Inter-national

 

Dr.A.S.Mahakalkar

04

12

01

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr.N.S.Dhoble

06

56

36

100

 

 

 

06

 

Dr.M.P.Patil

02

05

01

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr.A.K.Rathod

03

18

 

 

 

0.405×3

1.215

0.231×3

0.693

 

 

Dr.P.PChahande

02

04

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs.A.M.Duragkar

01

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Workshops / Seminar organized in last five years:

Conference/Seminar/ Workshop

Title

Source of Funding

a)  NationalConference

Recent trends in life sciences, material sciences& home sciences ,04/10/2015

UGC

b) International Conference

II World Congress For Man & Nature -2012 Global change : Impact on biodiversity, cultures and technology  Date – 3,4,5,Nov.2012 International Conference WCMANU-2012Sevadal MahilaMahavidyalaya,Nagpur [3,4,5thNov.2012 ]

UGC

Guest Lecturer since 2011-2016 :

S.No.

Name & Designation of Guest Lecturer

Topics

Date

1.

Dr.AjitkumarMohanty
Scientist
Nuclear Physics Division BARC Mumbai

Large Hadron Collider at CERN,Geneva

12/01/2011

2.

Dr.B.C. Bhatt Senior scientist BARC,Mumbai

“ Radiation safety Measures”

26/08/2011

3.

Dr.K.V.R.Murthy, Faculty of Technology & Engineering, M.S.University, Baroda

 

“Physics of Fluroscent Lamps and LEDs,

26/12/2011.

4.

Dr.S.H.Pawar.Vice-Chancellor, D.Y.Patil University, Kolapur

Global cooperation to meet challenges of 21st century

26/12/2011

5.

Dr. R. N. Shukla, Samrat Ashok Institute of Technology, Bhopal

Analytical Methods of Chemical Analysis

11/01/2013

6.

Mrs.Suman R. Menon,
Director, Indian Institute of Clinical Research and Management

Innovative approaches in clinical research

31/01/2014

7.

Miss ShrutiRadke
Staff Indian Institute of Clinical Research and Management

Phases of clinical research

01/02/2014

8.

Mrs.Suman R. Menon,
Director, Indian Institute of Clinical Research and Management

Clinical Research

10/10/2014

9.

Dr.Mrs.S.S.DeoAssoProfInstitute of Science Nagpur

Medicinal Chemistry

24/03/2015

10.

Dr.PradipParasharAssoProfGovt P.G. College Jhalawar Rajasthan 

Adsorption

22/06/2015

11.

Dr. B. Raghavendra Senior ScientistNuclear Power corporation of India Ltd.Mumbai

Nuclear Energy and its applications

25/08/2015

Highlights of Department:

  • Received recognition as a Centre for Research place (2014-15)
  • Faculties recognized as PhD supervisor
  • The department has published 87 research papers in International and 17 papers in    

National journals in the last 5 years.

  • The faculty members have published total 42 books with ISBN numbers and a

chapter in a book of CRC publication.

  • One of the research papers published has an impact factor of 5.907.

CONTACT

Dr. Mrs.A.S.Mahakalkar
Associate Prof.& Head
Department of Chemistry
Sevadal Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Nagpur
Mo.No.9096844650
E mail Id – anjaliml@rediffmail.com

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