Dr. Manjunatha. K The department of Chemistry is headed by Dr. Manjunatha K. He has
joined the institution in the year 2011. He has more than 14 years of teaching and research
experience. He obtained his M.Sc. degree from Kuvempu University. He completed Ph.D in Chemistry
from Mangalore University in the year 2011. His research area is Medicinal Chemistry, Synthetic
organic chemistry, Crystal studies, NLO and Corrosion science. Department of Chemistry has been
recognized as a Research Centre by VTU and presently he is guiding 5 students for their Ph.D
programme. He published 23 research papers in international reputed journals with good impact
factors. Two of his research papers (Elsevier journal) cited 100 and 68 times in google scholar.
Total 209 citations.
Dr. Manjunatha K also enjoys the privilege of being the coordinator for NCET photography club. He
conducted various workshops on Photography in association with NIKON India PVT Ltd.
Mrs. Mamatha M
Mrs. Mamatha M She has joined the institution in the year 2006. She is working as an
Associate Professor and has 20 years of teaching experience. She obtained her M.Sc degree in
Chemistry from Bangalore University and obtained her M.Phil degree from Vinayaka Mission University,
Salem. Pursuing Ph.D in Chemistry, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India. She has
published many research papers in international /national journals and attended various workshops
and conferences. She is actively involved in cultural and mentoring activities.
Mrs. Shruthi K S
Mrs. Shruthi K S is presently working as an Assistant professor in the Department of
Chemistry at Nagarjuna College of Engineering and Technology, Bangalore. She has joined the
institution in the year 2015 and has 12years of teaching experience. She obtained her M.Sc degree in
Chemistry from Mysore University and pursuing Ph.D in Chemistry, VTU, Belgaum, Karnataka, India. She
has Participated and presented a paper entitled ‘A review on plants extract mediated synthesis of
Silver and Gold nanoparticles’ in NCESM -2016 held on 23rdand 24th March 2016, organized by SIET,
Tumkur. She has attended various Works.
Mr. Shivakumar B N
Mr. Shivakumar B N joined NCET in the year 2016. He completed his M.Sc, in Physics
from Bangalore University. As an additional qualification He has B.Ed degree to his credit. He has
around 9 years of teaching experience. He actively involves himself in development of the
department. He has attended various faculty development programs, workshops, seminars etc.