Department of Chemistry

About the Department

The Department of Chemistry was established in 1970 as a General course Department and  Honours course was introduced in 1996-97 academic session. At present the Department comprises of three Assistant Professors and each faculty is actively engaged in teaching, research work and has published several research papers in reputed journals during last five years. The department has well equipped laboratories, computers with internet facility provided through LAN Connection. Each year, an average of 50 % students complete their Honours degree and enter in different reputed institute for studying higher academic programme. At present there are two ongoing research projects funded by Govt. agencies, and two projects have been completed during the last 5 years. The departmental faculties regularly attain seminars / conferences in different discipline. Students participate in different co-curricular activities, in science fair with model and different science seminars.

Faculty Members

Dr. Bula Dutta, M. Sc, Ph. D.

Assistant Professor

Date of Joining: 23.09.2006

Specialization: Inorganic Chemistry

Area of Interest: Experimental Materials Science; polymer nanocomposites; nano-scale ionic liquid materials

Email ID: bula_d@hotmail.com

Smt. Amrita Das, M. Sc

Assistant Professor

Date of Joining: 26.10.2006

Specialization: Inorganic Chemistry

Area of Interest: Water Pollution ; Case study: Rivers of Jalpaiguri District

Email ID: amritapdwc@yahoo.co.in

 

Dr. Uday Sankar Agarwalla, M. Sc., Ph. D.

Assistant Professor

Date of Joining: 24.04.2007

Specialization: Inorganic Chemistry

Area of Interest: Catalysis; cyclometalation

Email ID: udaygrwlla@gmail.com