DBS (PG) College Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Dr. Ajay Kumar

Email ajaykdbs@gmail.com
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Qualification M.Sc., Ph.D, IIT Roorkee
Designation Assistant Professor
Experience
Skills
Achievements

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • 2012 : Young Scientist Award from 7th Uttarakhand State Science and Technology Congress for paper presentation entitled “Removal of arsenic from water using low cost adsorbent”.
  • 2011 Department of Chemistry, D.B.S. (PG) College Dehradun, entitled- “Environmental Conservation Sustainable Natural Resource Management and Strategies for Regional Development with reference to Uttarakhand”, as Co-Organizing Secretary.
  • 2011 Indira Gandhi National Open University, as an Academic Counselor for CES programme.
  • 2009 4th Uttarkhand State Science & Technology Congress-2009 at G.B. Panth University Panthnagar as Member of Organizing Committee.

RESEARCH PROJECT (MINOR/MAJOR)

  • 2013 Sanctioned from University Grant Commission (UGC) New Delhi, entitled “Studies on Removal of Arsenic from Drinking Water” duration 2 years (Completed).
  • 2015 Sanctioned from University Grant Commission (UGC) New Delhi, entitled “Studies on assessment and Removal of Pesticides from Water using Low Cost Adsorbents”.

INTERNEL COMMITTEE MEMBER IN D.B.S. (PG) COLLEGE DEHRADUN

  • Research & Development Committee member
  • Maintenance Committee member
  • Proctorial Board member
  • Admission Committee member
  • Election Committee member
  • Prof & I/C Library

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Tetraazaporphyrin Chemistry
  • Macrocycle Chemistry
  • Organometallic and transition metal coordination chemistry
  • Electrochemistry of transition metal compounds
  • Analytical chemistry (Adsorption/Drug Separation)
  • Catalyst
  • Fluorescence Sensing

LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
(A) RESSEARCH PAPERS PUBLISHED IN INTERNATIONAL/ NATIONAL PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS

  • Rajendra Prasad and Ajay Kumar, “Synthesis of new octakis(benzylthio) tetraazaporphyrin complexes with bivalent transition metal ions and an investigation of their spectral, redox and catalytic properties” Transition Met. Chem. 2004, 29, 714.
  • Rajendra Prasad and Ajay Kumar, “Investigation of the electrochemical behavior of metallo-tetraazaporphyrin modified silver and pyrolytic graphite electrodes in aqueous nitrite solution” J. Electroanal. Chem. 2005, 576, 295.
  • Rajendra Prasad, Sulxna and Ajay Kumar, “Kinetics of thermal decomposition of iron(III) dicarboxylates” J. Thermal Anal. Calorim. 2005, 81, 441.
  • Rajendra Prasad and Ajay Kumar, “Spectroscopic and electrochemical investigation of coordination complexes of octakis(benzylthio)tetraazaporphyrincobalt(II)” Inorg. Chim. Acta 2005, 358, 3201.
  • Rajendra Prasad and Ajay Kumar, “Synthesis, spectroscopic and electrochemical investigation of coordination complexes of ?-thioether appended nickel(II) tetraazaporphyrin” J. Porph. Phthal. 2005, 9, 509.
  • Rajendra Prasad and Ajay Kumar, “Syntheses, spectral and electrochemical investigation of coordination complexes of octakis(benzylthio) tetraazaporphyrin maganese(II)” Supramol. Chem. , 2006, 18, 77.
  • Rajendra Prasad and Ajay Kumar, “Syntheses, spectral and electrochemical investigation of coordination complexes of octakis(benzylthio) tetraazaporphyrin maganese(II)” Supramol. Chem. , 2006, 18, 77.
  • Rajendra Prasad, Ajay Kumar and Rajeev Kumar, “New bipyridyl/phenanthroline ruthenium(II) and ruthenium(III) complexes possessing acetate and acetate appended thioether ligands” J. Mol. Struct. 2006, 786, 68.
  • Ajay Kumar, P. P. Thankachan and Rajendra Prasad “Theoretically optimized geometry based qualitative explanations for the 1H NMR and voltammetry behaviors of [Mg(OBTTAP)]” J. Mol. Struct. 2007, 17, 65.
  • Ajay Kumar, Rajendra Prasad and Rajeev Kumar “Stepwise synthesis of peripherally dimetallated metallo-tetraazaporphyrins with linear and bent motifs” Transition Met. Chem. 2007, 32, 1091.
  • Shaily, Ajay Kumar and Naseem Ahmed, Imidazo[1,2-a]pyridine-substituted coumarin as a selective ratiometric sensor for Cu2+ ion, Supramolecular Chem. 2016, (Online)

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