Department of Chemistry


R & D Information:

Department of chemistry has been recognized as a Research Centre by VTU and presently 6 students working for their Ph.D programme. The department has spacious and well equipped laboratories with highest configured instruments and latest versions of software.Faculty’s and research students of Chemistry department published many research papers in International/National reputed journals with good impact factors.

In the chemistry department two research and development projects proposals were submitted to VGST and DST nanomission funding agenesis.

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Title of Project

Funding Agency

Status of Project

Name Of Principal Investigator

1

Establishment of Nanotechnology Lab for the Design and Development of Hybrid
Nanocomposites and Its Applications

VGST

Submitted

Dr. Harish K N

2

Design and Development of Hybrid Nanocomposites for Hydrogen Fuel Production

DST Nanoscience

Submitted
Temporary Registration No.
TPN/7650

Dr. Harish K N
Dr. Manjunatha K

R&D INSTRUMENTATION DETAILS

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Name of the Equipment

Purpose

1

Laminar Air Flow

Antibacterial Activities

2

Magnetic Stirrer

Uniform Distribution

3

Heating Mantle

Organic Synthesis

4

Autoclave

Sterilization

5

Centrifuge

Separation technique

6

Digital pH Meter

To read the pH valve of the solution

7

Digital Potentiometer

To measure EMF of the Redox Reaction

8

Digital calorimeter

For absorbance Reading

9

Hot air Oven

For drier

10

Distillation Chamber

For water purification

11

Digital Weighing balance

For weighing