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  • Dr Rakesh Kumar

  • Assistant Professor
  • Central University of Punjab
Publications 2007 - 2020

Publications

  • 25
    Journal Articles
  • 2
    Review
  • 4

Citations / H-Index

95 Citations
4 h-index
487 Citations

Google Scholar

Co-author Network


Expertise

Organic Synthesis, Green Chemistry (Development of new and environmental friendly methodologies for C-C and C-N bond formation (Direct C-H and C-OH bond activation/functionalization strategies, Ionic liquids, Microwave-assisted organic synthesis, Heterogeneous catalysis, Multi-component reactions (MCRs),Economical synthesis/semi-synthesis of biologically and commercially important molecules.

Personal Information

Dr Rakesh Kumar

Male
Department of Chemistry, School of Basic and Applied Sciences, Central University of Punjab Bhatinda, Punjab, India
, Bathinda, India - 151001


Experience

  • Assistant Professor

    Department of Chemistry

    Central University of Punjab

  • Scientist

    Department of Chemistry

    Central University of Punjab

  • Assistant Professor

    Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

    CSK Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    Department of Chemistry

    University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium


Qualification

  • PhD

    CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology


Honours and Awards

2014

DST-Young Scientist Award under Fast Track Scheme

DST-SERB

2012

FWO-Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium

FWO and KU Leuven, Belgium

2006

GATE in Chemistry with All India Rank 71 (98.4 Percentile)

NHRD, India

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2014

DST-Young Scientist Award under Fast Track Scheme

DST-SERB

2012

FWO-Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Belgium

FWO and KU Leuven, Belgium

2006

GATE in Chemistry with All India Rank 71 (98.4 Percentile)

NHRD, India

2005

CSIR-JRF (NET)

CSIR, New Delhi

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Membership In Committees

2019

Member of Board of Studies (BOS) of the Department of Chemistry

Member

2016

Member of School Board for the School of Basic and Applied Sciences

Member

2015

Member and Chairperson of Academic and Administrative Committee (AAC) of the Department of Chemistry

Member and Chairperson

2019

Member of Board of Studies (BOS) of the Department of Chemistry

Member

2016

Member of School Board for the School of Basic and Applied Sciences

Member

2015

Member and Chairperson of Academic and Administrative Committee (AAC) of the Department of Chemistry

Member and Chairperson

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Research Projects

Green approaches for C-C bond formation via direct decarboxylative coupling strategies

Funding Agency : Central University of Punjab, Bathinda (RSM)

Direct C-H bond functionalization of heteroarenes via dehydrative and dehydrogenative coupling strategies

Funding Agency : DST-SERB, Govt. of India

Green approaches for C-C bond formation via direct decarboxylative coupling strategies

Funding Agency : Central University of Punjab, Bathinda (RSM)

Direct C-H bond functionalization of heteroarenes via dehydrative and dehydrogenative coupling strategies

Funding Agency : DST-SERB, Govt. of India

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