RESEARCH PROJECTS HANDLED BY FACULTY MEMBERS:
|Name of Faculty||Title of the Project||Funding Agency||Duration||Amount (Rs.)|
|Prof. S. K. Swain||Acoustical Investigation of Some Pharmaceutical Proteins||Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of Odisha||2014-2017||9,66,000|
|Prof. S. K. Swain/
Dr. P. Mohapatra
|Preparation and Characterization of Graphene Nanocomposites by Reinforcement of Transition Metal based Quantum Dots||EMR-II, CSIR, Govt. of India||2015-2018||6,90,000|
|Dr. Ramakrishna D. S.||Total Synthesis of Biologically Active Carbazole Alkaloids: Glybomines A-C and their analogues||UGC-FRP Scheme, Govt. of India||2014-2017||6,00,000|
|Dr. A. K. Barick||Development of Nanoparticle/Nanotube Hybrid Nanofiller based Thermoplastic Polyurethane/Polyaniline Blend Nanocomposites for Multi-functional Applications||UGC-FRP Scheme, Govt. of India||2015-18||6,00,000|
|Dr. M. Mohapatra||Fundamental Investigation of Biopolymers-Biosurfactants Interaction towards understanding Their Physicochemical Behaviour using Fluorescent Drug Molecules||DST-SERB, Govt. of India||2016-19||37,62,000|
The Department is well equipped with facilities to carry out research in the following fields:
MATERIAL TESTING AND CONSULTANCY
The department is engaged in testing of chemical and engineering materials supplied by many national, state-level and local industries such as Indian Railways, HINDALCO, Vedanta group of industries, Water Resource department, Hirakud Dam project, Department of National Highways, etc.
The department is engaged in some doctoral programmes in the area of surface chemistry, corrosion science and environmental pollution. The following students are persuing their Ph. D. in the department.