Department of Chemistry

Establishment of the Department                   :  1964

Number of Teaching Posts                    :  11

Sanctioned and Filled                           :  08 FT  &  03 CHB

Workload of the Department                : 365

Faculty

 

 Sr. No.

Name

Qualification

Designation

1

 Dr. D. B. Patil

M.Sc., PhD.

Head & Associate Professor

2

 Mr. S. B. Gaikwad

M.Sc., D.H.E.

Associate Professor

3

 Dr. Mrs. S. D. Shirke

M.Sc., PhD.

Assistant Professor

4

 Mrs. A. A. Ghare

M.Sc. B.Ed.

Assistant Professor

 Dr. K. A. Undale

M.Sc., PhD.

Assistant Professor

6

 Mr. S. S. Kadam

M.Sc., NET.

Assistant Professor

7

 Dr. Mrs. S. D. Shinde

M.Sc., PhD.

Assistant Professor

 Mr. R. A. Kalel

M.Sc., NET.

Assistant Professor

9

 Dr. D. S. Gaikwad

M.Sc., PhD.

Assistant Professor

10 

 Mr. A. T. Mane

M.Sc., SET.

Assistant Professor

11

 Dr. A. A. Patrawale

M.Sc., PhD.

Assistant Professor

  Workload Distribution:

Sr. No.

Name of Faculty

Mandatory Workload

Extra Workload

Total Workload Taken

1.

 Dr. D. B. Patil

18

17

35

2.

 Mr. S. B. Gaikwad

20

00

20

3.

 Mrs. Dr. S. D. Shirke

20

02

22

4.

 Mrs. A. A. Ghare

20

01

21

5.

 Dr. K.A.Undale 20 02

6.

 Mr. S. S. Kadam

20

02

22

7.

 Dr.Mrs.S.D.Shinde

20

01

21

8.

 Mr. R.A. Kalel

20

02

22

9.

 Dr. D. S. Gaikwad

02

20

22

10.

 Mr. A. T. Mane

01

21

22

11.

 Dr.A.A.Patravale

02

20

22

 

Total

163

88

251

Total workload: 365

Workload taken by Faculty: 251

Remaining Workload: 114

Remaining extra workload is taken by visiting faculty.

 Results:  B. Sc. III General RESULTs from 2009-2017  

 CLASS

TOTAL STRENGTH

TOTAL PASSED & PERCENTAGE

B.Sc.III  2009-10

40

33 & 82.5

B.Sc.III 2010-11

41

30 & 78.95

B.Sc.III 2011-12

63

47 & 77.05

B.Sc.III 2012-13

77

65 & 85.52

B.Sc.III 2013-14

102

92 &  90.09

B.Sc.III 2014-15

70

92.00

B.Sc.III 2015-16

75

93.60

B.Sc.III 2016-17

76

94.20

University Rank Holders:

Sr. No.

Name of the student

Class

Year

Percentage

University Rank

1.

Miss. Jogdand Shunottara M.

B.Sc. III

2013-2014

92.00

7th Rank

2.

Shendage Shital Sudhakar

B.Sc. III

2016-17

90.44

34th Rank

3.

Patil Aishwarya Tanaji

B.Sc. III

2016-17

89.96

41th Rank

Departmental Library:

Total No. of Reference books : 94

Inorganic Chemistry             : 09

Organic Chemistry               : 53

Physical Chemistry               : 22

Analytical Chemistry: 10

Thesis: 20

 Departmental Co-curricular Activity:

  • Seminar Activity for B.Sc. III Chemistry students.
  • Academic projects for B.Sc. III Chemistry students.
  • Industrial Tour for B.Sc. III Chemistry students. This year Department had organized industrial tour for B.Sc. III students
  • at Goa to visit Science Centre, National Institute of Oceanography, Goa University.
  • MOU with SG Phyto Pharma, Kolhapur.
  • Workshops/Seminars/Conferences arranged
  • Workshops/Seminars/Conferences participated by the faculty.
  • Department had organized a National conference on, “Recent trends in harnessing of Nonconventional energy resources” 15-16 Dec 2010.
  • Department had organized a workshop on, “Recent Trends In Science & Guidance On SET & NET” Under Lead Activity Scheme
  • on Monday, 29thSeptember, 2014.
  • Remedial coaching was also conducted for Students.
  • Department had conducted star college (DBT) activities.
  • Guest lectures by i) Dr. Nitin Nayak (Succcess Mantra) ii) Dr. Mrs. Anima Dahibhate (Sudarshan Kriya) iii) Mr. Surendra jain (Skill Development)
  • iv)Dr. S. P. Patil (Nanotechnology)

Research Activity:

  • Minor Research Project: Completed: 2, Ongoing: 1, Submitted:1
  • Major Research Project: Ongoing: 1 (DST, New Delhi of Rs. 28,60,000/-),

 Sr. No.

Name of Faculty

Major/Minor Research Project

Funding Agency

Amount

Status

1.

Dr. D. B. Patil

Minor

Electricity Generation From waste water using microbial fuel cell

UGC File No. 47-1745/10/WRO: Dated 12 May 2011

1,00,000/-

2011-2013

2.

Mrs. Dr. S. D. Shirke

Minor/

Synthesis and Antimicrobial Screening of Thiocarbamate Derivatives.

UGC, New Delhi

1,55,000/-

2009-2011

3.

Mrs. A. A. Ghare

Minor/

Rapid Synergistic liquid-liquid extraction and spectrophotometric determination of Zinc (II), Cadmium (II) and Mercury (II) with sulphur containing ligands: Analysis of real sample.

UGC, New Delhi

4,20,000/-

June 2014-Present

4.

Mrs. Dr. S. D. Shirke

Minor/

Microwave assisted Synthesis and antimicrobial evaluation of Pyrazole derivatives.

UGC, New Delhi

3,55,000/-

Submitted

5.

Dr. D. S. Gaikwad

Major/

Designing of Novel Ionic Liquids For Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles and Heterocyclic Compounds

SERB, DST, New Delhi

28,60,000/-

ongoing

6.

Dr. K. A. Undale

Major

DST, New Delhi

15,00,000/-

Submitted

 Pre-proposals submitted to Rajiv Gandhi Science and Technology Commission under Assistance for Science &

Technology Scheme by department of Chemistry

Sr. No.

Name of the Teacher

Project Title

Proposed Amount

1

Mr. A. T. Mane

“One-pot multicomponent reaction using magnetic nanoparticles supported poly(phosphoric) acid as a green catalyst”

2500000/-

2

Mr. S. B. Gaikwad

Effect of compositional changes on the mechanical behavior of Grey Cast Iron

3500000/-

3

Mr. R. A. Kalel

 ‘Ultrafast Molecular rotor based fluorescence “Turn-on” sensor for an explosive’

3000000/-

4

Mr. S. S. Kadam

“Multi Component Reactions as A Tool For Synthesis Of  Bioactive Compounds

2500000/-

5

Dr. D. B. Patil

“A Novel Study of Electricity Generation from Organic Wastes   by Using     Microbial Fuel Cell to Make In India”

2700000/-

6

Dr. K. A. Undale

“Ionic Liquid Catalyzed Green Synthesis  of  Nitrogen and Oxygen Containing Heterocycles”

2500000/-

7

Dr. S. D. Shinde

“Chemosynthesis of novel TiO2 thin films interfaces for efficient CdS quantum dots sensitized solar cells”

2500000/-

Important Instruments:

Sr. No.

Name of Instrument

Cost

1.

Digital FT-IR

12,00,000/-

2.

UV Spectrophotometer

4,95,000/-

3.

Digital Flame photometer

55800/-

4.

Water and Soil analysis Kit

73125/-

5.

Muffle Furnace with Digital Temperature

27900/-

6.

Deionizer

56250/-

7.

Ice Flacker

206550/-

8.

Microwave Synthesizer

234563/-

9.

Fume Hood

53000/-

10.

Digital Nephlometer

14800/-

 

 Extracurricular Activities:

Name of Faculty

Activity

Dr. D. B. Patil

LMC Member, A member of Vivek research journal, Staff Secretary, Chairman of Discipline committee, Chairman of Anti-ragging committee, M.Sc. Co-ordinator, Head Department of Chemistry, Team Leader for NAAC Criteria 6, 2016, Member of IQAC Committee, coordinator of FIST, coordinator of CPE, Member of UGC research Committee, Member of Earn and Learn committee, Member of Grievance and Redressal Committee, Convenor of student Council, Member of academic cell, Member of admission committee B.Sc. II, Convenor of academic Calender, Member  of development and utilization committee.

Mr. S. B. Gaikwad

Co-ordinator of B.Voc. and Community College.

Dr. Mrs. S. D. Shirke

Member Ladies Hostel Committee, Member of UGC research Committee, Member of internal complaints committee, member of lead college.

Mrs. A. A. Ghare

Member of Magazine and wallpaper committee,

Dr. K. A. Undale

Member of publicity committee, Co-ordinator Remedial Coaching for Science wing, Member of Teacher parents committee,

Mr. S. S. Kadam

Controller of Examination for Science wing, Vivekanand College, Convener of Teacher parents committee,

Dr. Mrs. S. D. Shinde

Member of N.S.S. Committee, Member of Science association, Member of UGC research Committee

Mr. R. A. Kalel

Member of UGC research Committee

Dr. D. S. Gaikwad

Doing project under the scheme Young Scientist, DST New Delhi.

 

Research Paper Publications/Books:

Total Research Publications: 35

Sr. No.

Name of Teacher

No. of Research Publications

No. of Book Published

1.

 Dr. D. B. Patil

08

02

2.

 Dr. Mrs. S. D. Shirke

05

 

3.

 Mrs. A. A. Ghare

02

--

4.

 Dr. K. A. Undale

09

--

5.

 Dr. Mrs. S. D. Shinde

09

--

6.

 Mr. R. A. Kalel

---

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7.

 Dr. D. S. Gaikwad

11

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Dr. D. B. Patil