Department of Chemistry

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Department Profile

The Department of Chemistry came into existence with the establishment of the institution in the year 1986. The department is presently headed by Dr. H. N. Chandrakala Who is duly supported by well qualified and experienced staff members. The staff members of the department are actively involved in teaching of basic applications of science in Engineering. Our department  organized National Seminar on Global Environmental Issues and Solutions on 14th August 2015 associating with Physics and Mathematics departments. Department faculty have published 13 papers in international journals, one paper in Indian Journal and 12 papers in National/International Conferences/National Symposium/Workshop. Our department has aim to bring research centre.

Head of the Department

Dr. H N Chandrakala M.Sc.,Ph.D
Professor & Head of the Department,
Department of Chemistry

To be the fountainhead of new ideas and of innovators in science and technology

Providing outstanding teaching and quality training in Chemistry to all students at all levels and in all disciplines and serve the society through unique expertise and talent found in the department.

Faculties in the department

Dr. H. N. Chandrakala

Professor & HOD Qualification: M.Sc., Ph. D.
Experience: 22 Years
Area of research: Polymer Nanocomposites.

Dr. B R Kirthan

Assistant Professor Experience: 4 Years
Qualification: Ph. D



Conducted an one day Seminar on Global Environmental Issues and Solutions (GEIS-15) on 14th August 2015 coordinating with Physics and Mathematics departments.

Chemistry exhibition in the connection of ISRO exhibition conducted on 19th 20th  and 21st  October 2015 at KIT, Tiptur.