Department Of Chemistry

       The Department of Chemistry was established in the year 1968 to teach ancillary Chemistry in the PUC (Pre-University).B.Sc Chemistry as a Major degree was started in the 1978.

 

Courses Offered:

·         UG –B.Sc Chemistry under Aided stream

·         PG – M.Sc. Chemistry (to be introduced in 2016-17 subject to affiliation by University of Madras)

 

Certificate Course

Interdisciplinary Paper-Instrumental techniques in Chemistry offered to Physics and Plant Biology and Plant BioTechnology

 

Skill Based Paper

Title : Detection of Adulteration of Food stuffs

 Computing Skills Title :Chem Paint

Milestone of the Department

·       Diploma in Medical Lab Technician course

Department of Chemistry has signed MOU with the Stannis Institute , Porur for the benefit of students of Chemistry and Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology. Stannis Institute train our students and place them in various Hospitals like Apollo, Chettinad, Global etc as Lab Technicians .

·       DBT

Various activities were conducted under DBT scheme

·       Workshop on Video recording was conducted for the I year students of B.SC Chemistry, Physics, Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology on 10.10.2015 by  Mrs.D.Gomathi, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science and Humanities, SRM University, Kattankulathur, Chennai

·       Workshop on the recording and Interpretation of FTIR spectra was conducted for Chemistry, Physics and Plant Biology and Plant Biotechnology on 04.01.2016 by Mr.Prabhu, Manager, Genius Lab Care Instruments, Thoraipakkam, Chennai

 

 

Staff Details

Aided (UG)

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

No. of Years of service

Dr.Mrs.C.Mansiya

M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,

Assistant Professor& Head

General Chemistry

15

 

Mrs.S.Padmapriya

 

 

M.Sc.,M.Phil.,

 

Assistant Professor

 

General Chemistry

 

16

 

Mrs.S.Niranjani

 

M.Sc.,

 

Assistant Professor

 

General Chemistry

 

3

 

Mrs.T.Krithika

 

M.Sc.,M.Phil.,

 

Assistant Professor

 

General Chemistry

 

6

G.Hari Hara Priya

M.Sc.,M.Phil.,M.B.A.,

Assistant Professor

General Chemistry

 

6 months

V.Sudha

M.Sc.,M.Phil.,PGDCA.,

Assistant Professor

General Chemistry

6

 

Association Activities  (2015-2016)

Speaker: Dr. S. Kutti Rani,

Professor and Dean,

School of Physical and Chemical Sciences,

B.S Abdur Rahman University,Vandalur, Chennai

Topic: “Solid Waste Management

 

Speaker: Dr. K. Venkatachalam, Assistant Professor,

Department of Analytical Chemistry,

University of Madras, Guindy Campus,

Chennai

Topic “Catalysis”.

Various Competitions like Collage, Kerchief painting, Creative singing,Quiz, Dumb Charades, Collage were conducted.

Guest Lectures

 

Speaker: Dr. P. Nithya,

Assistant professor,

Bharathi women’s college,

Topic:Nanotechnology and Nanoparticle preparation using medicinal plants

 

Speaker: Dr. Uma Mageswari

 Associate Professor,

 Department of Biotechnology,

 University of Madras,

 Guindy Campus, Chennai-25.

 Topic:Biotechnology-the Basics”

 

 

Students Strength

1.     2015-2016     - 138

2.     2016-2017     - 139