Thrust Research Areas

The Department endeavors to be among nation’s premier institutes by offering relevant courses in all main branches of chemistry and by conducting world-class basic and applied research. Following are the active areas of research in the Department at present:

  • Development of molecular and nanocatalysts and exploration of their applications in various chemical transformations.
  • Importance of different light activated metal nitrosyl complexes 'in photodynamic therapy
  • Photoactivation of dioxygen molecule using Fe-TPA complexes linked with ruthenium based photosensitizer
  • Polymer based drug delivery systems, photocatalysis and applications of nanoparticles in water remediation