Education
Educational Qualifications
Ph.D.

Guru Nanak Dev University (Amritsar, Punjab, India)

M.Sc. (Hons.School)

-2002

Guru Nanak Dev University (Amritsar, Punjab, India)

B.Sc.( Hons.School)

Guru Nanak Dev University (Amritsar, Punjab, India)

Professional Experience
Professor

Guru Nanak Dev University

Responsibilites:
Professor

Panjab University Swami Sarvanand Giri Regional Centre

Responsibilites:
Achievements
Workshops/Training
Attended Orientation Course

on General Orientation Course at Panjab University, Chandigarh, in 2009

Attended Refresher Course

on Refresher Course, organized by Dept. of Biotechnology (UIET), Panjab University Chandigarh,
in 2013

Research Paper/Articles Published
pH and thermo-responsive tetronic micelles for the synthesis of gold nanoparticles: effect of physiochemical aspects of tetronics

Journal: Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 16, 2014, 4728

Theoretical and experimental investigations of the properties of Ge2Sb2Te5 and Indium-doped Ge2Sb2Te5 phase change material

Journal: Applied Physics A 117, 2014, 1307-1314

Bovine Serum Albumin Driven Interfacial Growth of Selenium–Gold/Silver Hybrid Nanomaterials

Journal: Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 11, 2011, 1–10

Electrical, Optical and Thermal properties of Sn-doped Phase change material Ge2Sb2Te5

Journal: Journal of Materials Science 48, 2013, 299.

Synthesis of Colloidal Gold nanoparticles of different morphologies in the presence of Triblock Polymer micelles

Journal: J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 6, 2006, 1-6

Effect of Sodium dodecyl sulfate and Dodecyltrimethyl ammonium bromide on the Morphologies of Gold Nanoparticles in the presence of Poly(amidoamine) dendrimers

Journal: J. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 6, 2006, 644-650

Effect of temperature on the unfavorable mixing between tetraethylene glycol dodecyl ether and Pluronic P103

Journal: J. Colloid and Interface Science, 296, 2006, 370

Effect of Hydrophobicity of Zwitterionic Surfactants and Triblock Polymers on Their Mixed Micelles: A Fluorescence Study

Journal: Colloid and Surfaces A, 269, 2005, 72

Effect of temperature on the micellar properties of polyoxyethylene glycol ether and twin tail alkylammonium surfactants

Journal: Colloid and Surfaces A, 262, 2005, 168

Topographical and Photophysical Properties of Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimers with Ionic Surfactants

Journal: Colloid and Surfaces A, 266, 2005, 181

Fluorescence Studies of Interactions of Ionic Surfactants with Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimers

Journal: J. Colloid and Interface Science, 284, 2005, 680

Dodecyltrimethylammonium and Di(dodecyldimethylammonium) Bromides Interactions with Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimers

Journal: Colloid and Surfaces A, 246, 2004, 39

Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimer Interactions with Sodium dodecyl Sulfate Studied by Viscosity Measurements

Journal: Colloid and Surfaces A, 244, 2004, 45

Sodium dodecyl Sulfate – Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimers Interactions Studied by AFM, Conductivity, and Krafft temperature Measurements

Journal: J. Colloid and Interface Science, 278, 2004, 47

Research Papers/Articles Presented
Paper Presented on “Synthesis and characterization of Siver Nanoparticles Capped with PVP”

presented at International Conference on Frontier of Nanoscience, Nanotechnology and their Applications at UICET, Panjab University Chandigarh on 2012-02-16

Paper Presented on “Theoretical studies of Phase Change Material Ge2Sb2Te5 (GST)”

presented at 23rd AGM Materials Research Society of India at Thapar University on 2012-02-13

Paper Presented on “Bovine Serum Albumin Driven Interfacial Growth of Selenium- Gold/Silver Hybrid Nanomaterials”

presented at International Conference on “Advances in Condensed and Nano Materials” held at Panjab University,Chandigarh on 2011-02-23

Poster presented on “Interactions of cationic conventional and gemini surfactants with Poly (amidoamine) Dendrimers”

presented at National Symposium on “New Trends in Chemistry” held at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar on 2006-03-12

Paper Presented on “Poly (amidoamine) Dendrimer Interactions with Sodium dodecyl Sulfate Studied by Viscosity Measurements”

presented at 7th Punjab Science Congress held at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar on 2014-02-07

Paper Presented on “Dodecyltrimethylammonium and Di(dodecyldimethylammonium) Bromides Interactions with Poly (amidoamine) Dendrimers”

presented at National Symposium on Modern Trends in Chemistry” held at Punjab University, Chandigarh on 2004-03-12

Paper Presented on “Sodium dodecyl sulfate – Poly(amido amine) interactions studied by AFM imaging, conductivity, and Krafft temperature measurements”

presented at International Conference on Soft Matter” held at Kolkata on 2004-11-18

Invited Lectures and Chairperson-ships
Given Lecture on “Synthesis of Colloidal Gold nanoparticles of different morphologies in the presence of Triblock Polymer micelles”

on National Conference on Applications of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology held at BBK DAV College, Amritsar. on 2010-12-23

Given Lecture on “Synthesis of Colloidal Gold nanoparticles of different morphologies in the presence of Triblock Polymer micelles”

on 4th Symposium held at Panjab University, Chandigarh on 2008-02-19

Given Lecture on “Topographical and Photophysical Properties of Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimers with Ionic Surfactants”

on 8th Punjab Science Congress held at Punjabi University, Patiala on 2005-02-06

Given Lecture on “Fluorescence Studies of Interactions of Ionic Surfactants with Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimers”

on National Conference on Thermodynamics Of Chemical & Biological Systems held at Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar on 2005-12-20

Invited for Lecture on Biomineralization: A synthetic route to bionanomaterials

on Dept. of Chemistry, S.G.G.S Khalsa College, Mahilpur, Hoshiarpur

Others
Qualified Joint CSIR(JRF)+NET for Lectureship- National Eligibility Test (NET) held on 22-12-2001.
Qualified Joint CSIR(JRF)+NET for Lectureship- National Eligibility Test (NET) held on 22-12-2001.
Qualified TATA Institute Research Programme.
Second in merit in B.Sc. and M.Sc. (Hons. School) Chemistry.
Have sound computer knowledge of software’s like ms-office, Chemdraw, Kaliedagraph and Internet.
Project Work
Principal Investigator in Research Project entitled “Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Energetic Materials” , Funding Agency: DRDO , Amount Sanctioned: Rs 22,68,700/-

Principal Investigator in Research Project entitled “Amino acid Conjugated Gold Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications” , Funding Agency: CSIR, New Delhi , Projected Amount: Rs 15,00,000/-

Principal Investigator in Research Project entitled “Morphology tuning of nano Gold using highly surface active Inorganic Molecules” , Funding Agency: UGC, New Delhi , Projected Amount: Rs 6,31,000/-

Co Investigator in Research Project entitled “Nanocomposite FilmsPreparation, Characterization and their Application as Hydrogen Gas Sensor” in collaboration with UIET, Panjab University, Chandigarh, Funding agency: DRDO, Amount Sanctioned: Rs 22,45,030/-

Co Investigator in Research project entitled “STUDY OF PHASE CHANGE PHENOMENA USING DIELECTRIC AND OPTICAL TECHNIQUES”, Funding agency: UGC, New Delhi, Amount Sanctioned: Rs 7,74,300/-

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