Dr Chetna Gupta

Assistant Professor | Department of Chemistry Contact (Off.): +91-11-27667458 Email Address : drchetnagupta18@gmail.com

Specialization Inorganic Chemistry

Career Profile • University Teaching Assistant (May 29, 2007 – August 6, 2009) – Department of Chemistry, University of Delhi, New Delhi – 110007, India • Assistant Professor (adhoc) (August 7, 2009 – December 20, 2010) – Department of Chemistry, Hansraj College, University of Delhi. • Guest Lecturer in Department of Chemistry, University of Delhi for July-Nov’09 and July-Nov’2010 for MTech. in Chemical Synthesis and Process Technology. • Assistant Professor (December 21, 2010 – till date) – Department of Chemistry, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.

Subjects taught Atomic Structure, Chemical Bonding, Organometallic Compounds, Bio-inorganic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry.

Administrative Assignments • Member of admission committee, 2011-12 • Member of Hostel Committee, 2011-12 • Member of Apparatus committee of Department, 2011-12 • Member of Election Committee, 2012. • Member of Instrumentation committee of Department, 2012-13 • Member of Hansraj College Students’ Union advisory Committee, 2013. • Executive member Hansraj College teachers’ co-op thrift and credit society ltd., 2012-15. • Member of Environmental Awareness Committee (2015-16) • Member of Equal Opportunity Cell Committee (2015-16) • Convener of Instrumentation committee of Department, 2015-16 • Member of Instrumentation committee of Department, 2016-17 • Member of admission committee, 2016-17

Thesis Synthesis, characterization and applications of silica immobilized metal complexes as sustainable heterogeneous catalysts for oxidative bromination, esterification and condensation reactions. September 2006 (Registered), February 2011 (Awarded)

Journals Articles • Article: Green Chemistry for a sustainable future. R.K. Sharma, Anju Srivastava, Chetna Sharma. • “Oxidative bromination reaction using Cu2+-perfluorophthalocyanine-immobilized silica gel catalyst under mild reaction conditions” R. K. Sharma, Chetna Sharma, Tetrahedron Letters, 2010, 51, 4415-4418. • “A highly efficient synthesis of oxindoles using a functionalized silica gel as support for Indium(III) acetylacetonate catalyst in an aqueous- acetonitrile medium” R. K. Sharma and Chetna Sharma, J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem, 2010, 332, 53-58. • “Zirconum(IV)-modified silica gel: Preparation, characterization and catalytic activity in the synthesis of some biologically important molecules” R. K. Sharma and Chetna Sharma, Catal. Commun., 2011, 12, 327-331. • Solventless and One-pot Synthesis of Cu(II) phthalocyanine-green chemistry experiment” R. K. Sharma, Chetna Sharma and I. T. Sidhwani, J. Chem. Educ., 2011, 88, 86-87. • Efficient oxidative methyl esterification of aldehydes by silica-supported manganese complex: Clean and recyclable catalyst” R. K. Sharma and Chetna Sharma, J. Macro. Sci. Part A, 2011, 48, 1-9. • “An efficient and one-pot synthesis of polysubstituted imidazoles catalyzed by BiCl3” R. K. Sharma, Chetna Sharma and Prerna, Ind. J. Chem., 2012, 51B, 1489-1493. • “Comparative study of antibacterial activity of standard antibiotic with silver nanoparticles synthesized using ocium tenuiflorum and garcinia mangostana leaves” Nikesh Gupta, Chetna Gupta, Sandeep Sharma, Rakesh Kumar Sharma, H.B. Bohidar, Chem. Bio. Lett., 2015, 2(2), 41-44. • "Magnetic Iron oxide Nanoparticles encapsulating horse radish peroxidase (HRP): Synthesis, Characterizations and Carrier for the generation of free radicals for potential applications in Cancer therapy" Nikesh Gupta, Chetna Gupta, Sandeep Sharma, Brijesh Rathi, Rakesh Kumar Sharma, H.B. Bohidar, RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 111099-111108.

Conference/ Symposium etc. Paper Presented Poster Presented on " Silica Nanoparticles Conjugated Curcumin: Synthesis And Physicochemical Characterizations" at INNOVATION CONCLAVE-2016 organized by ANDC, DU on 25-26 October, 2016 and secured second position.

Talks • Presented work in the Conference on Revolution in Chemistry: Green Chemistry at ITM, Gurgaon on 19th December, 2008. • Presented work in the Green Chemistry Workshop for the betterment of the environment at LNMIIT, Jaipur on 25th April, 2009. • Presented work in the Green Chemistry Workshop in real world practice at Delhi University on 9th May, 2009. • Presented work in the Green Chemistry Education: Necessity of a sustainable future at Delhi University on 20th Nov, 2010.

Workshop/ Conference/ Symposium ATTENDED • Delhi, INDIA; INDO-US WORKSHOP IN GREEN CHEMISTRY, 7-9 January 2006. • Delhi, INDIA; 9th CRSI (CHEMICAL RESEARCH SOCIETY OF INDIA) NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM IN CHEMISTRY, Feb 2007. • Delhi, INDIA; WORKSHOP ON GREEN CHEMISTRY EDUCATION, March 2007. • Delhi, INDIA; INDO-US WORKSHOP IN GREEN CHEMISTRY, 8-10 January 2008. • Gurgaon, INDIA; CONFERENCE ON REVOLUTION IN CHEMISTRY: GREEN CHEMISTRY, 19th December, 2008. • Jaipur, INDIA; GREEN CHEMISTRY WORKSHOP FOR THE BETTERMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT, 25th April, 2009. • Delhi, INDIA; GREEN CHEMISTRY WORKSHOP IN REAL WORLD PRACTICE, 9th May 2009. • Delhi, INDIA; WORKSHOP ON INFORMATION LITERACY AND COMPETENCY organized by Delhi University Library System, DU, 23rd February, 2010. • Delhi, INDIA; GREEN CHEMISTRY EDUCATION: NECESSITY OF A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE, 20th November 2010. • Delhi, INDIA; NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “ROLE OF ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES IN BIOLOGICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES”, 27-29th January, 2011. • Greater Noida, INDIA; PUTECH Conference cum Exhibition, 11th March 2011. • Delhi, INDIA; GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP FORUM, 11-12 May 2011. • Delhi, INDIA; NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON “CHEMISTRY:EDUCATION AND RESEARCH FRONTIERS” at IGNOU, 13-14th October, 2011 • Delhi, INDIA; INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON “SUSTAINABILITY AND WATER QUALITY” on 17-20 Jan, 2011. • Delhi, INDIA; NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “CHEMISTRY IN INTERDISCIPLINARY APPLICATIONS” on 19th March, 2013. • Delhi, INDIA; INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON “EMERGING TRENDS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN DRUG DISCOVERY” 26-27 May, 2014. • Delhi, INDIA; NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “IMPORTANCE OF TECHNICAL TERMS IN HIGHER EDUCATION”,23-24 July, 2015 • Delhi, INDIA; INDO-PORTUGESE WORKSHOP ON “EMERGING TRENDS OF NANOTECHNOLOGY IN CHEMISTRY AND BIOLOGY”, 12-13 Feb, 2016. • Delhi, INDIA; NATIONAL SEMINAR ON “ROLE OF ANALYTICAL SCIENCES IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT”, 4-5 March, 2016. • Acharya Narendra Dev College, DU; Innovation Conclave-2016 on 25-26 October, 2016

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