Current Members

Khalid Naim
Ph D Student (2016/08 to till date)

Research topic: Photochemistry of organic nanomaterials

  • M Sc Organic Chemistry from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi (2016)

  • B Sc (H) Chemistry from Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi (2014)

Sanchita Shah
Ph D Student (2017/01 to till date)

Research topic: Organoboron nanomaterials

  • M Sc Chemistry from Central University of Karnataka (2016)

  • B Sc Ed. Int. from NCERT-Regional Institute of Education, Ajmer (2014)

Atikur Rahman
Ph D Student (2017/01 to till date)

Research topic: Supramolecular nucleic acid analogues

  • M Sc Chemistry from Aligarh Muslim University (2015)

  • B Sc Chemistry from Aligarh Muslim University (2013)

Parvati Marandi
Ph D Student (2017/02 to till date)

Research topic: Organoboron macrocycles

  • M Sc Chemistry from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad (2015)

  • B Sc Chemistry from Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribag (2013)

Praveen Kumar P P
SERB-National Post Doctoral Fellow (2017/10 - till date)

Research topic: Photochemistry of organic nanomaterials

  • Ph D Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (2016)

  • M Sc Chemistry from Christ College, Irinjalakuda (2009)

  • B Sc Chemistry from St Thomas College, Thrissur (2007)

Ayushi Nagpal
Project Fellow (2019/03 - till date)

Research topic: Fluorescent nucleic acid analogues

  • M Sc (HS) Chemistry from Panjab University, Chandigarh (2017)

  • B Sc (HS) Chemistry from Panjab University, Chandigarh (2015)

Sharad Asthana
CSIR-Research Associate (2019/04 - till date)

Research topic: Luminescent macrocycles

  • Ph D Chemistry from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (2017)

  • M Sc Chemistry from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi (2011)

  • B Sc Chemistry from VBS Purvanchal University, Jaunpur (2008)

Akash Verma
Ph D Student (2019/07 - till date)

Research topic: Photochemistry of organic nanomaterials

  • M Sc Organic Chemistry from Agra College, Agra affiliated to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra

  • B Sc Chemistry from Agra College, Agra affiliated to Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra

Nidhi Naithani
DST Women Scientist (2019/08 - till date)

Research topics: Inorganic and organometallic compounds for biological, PDT and catalytic applications; Metal mediated DNA

  • CSIR-Nehru Postdoctoral Fellow at CSIR-NIIST, Thiruvananthapuram (2012 to 2015)

  • Ph D Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (2011)

  • M Tech Advanced Chemical Analysis from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (2006)

  • M Sc Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (2003)

  • B Sc Chemistry from KLDAV College, Roorkee affiliated to CCS University Meerut (2001)

Previous Members

  • Puneet Rani, research intern from 2019/06 to 2019/07

  • Suman R Mallah, project fellow from 2018/01 to 2019/02

  • Alka Choudhary, joint postdoc with Dr. Asish Pal from 2016/08 to 2016/10

  • Abhishek Shibu, research intern from 2016/02 to 2016/06

  • Waseem Ahmad Wani, joint postdoc with Dr. Asish Pal from 2016/03 to 2016/05

  • Sreejisha T Nair, M Sc student from Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham from 2016/01 to 2016/05

  • Amanpreet Kaur, joint postdoc with Dr. Asish Pal from 2015/10 to 2015/12