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Department :  Chemistry

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Areas of Interest / SpecializationPhysical/Analytical/ Photochemistry/ Environmental Chemistry
Best Ten Publications:Publications 1. K.S. Sidhu, W.R. Bansal and Sumanjit Benzophenone Sensitized Reactions of Pentacyanonitrosylferrate(II), [Fe(CN)5NO]2-. J. Photochem. Photobiol., A. Chem., 65 (1992) 355-70. 2. Kamal Kumar, Sumanjit Kaur and M.P.S.Ishar. A convenient an Practical route to Novel a-Allenic Ketones thorugh a wittig reaction. Synlett, (1999) 1237-38. 3. M.P.S.Ishar, Kamal Kumar, Sumanjit Kaur, Shiv Kumar, Navdeep K. Girdhar, Satish Sachar, Alka Marwaha and Ashish Kumar. Facile, Regioselective [4+2] cycloaddition involving 1-Aryl-4-phenyl-1 azadiene and Allenic Esters: An Efficient Route to Novel Substituted 1-Aryl-4-Phenyl-1,4-dihydropyridines. Organic Letters 3 (2001) 2133-36. 4 Sumanjit Kaur & N. Prasad. Adsorption of dyes on rice husk ash. Ind. J. Chem. A, 40A (2001) 388-91. 5 R K Mahajan, T.P.S. Walia, Sumanjit, T.S. Lobana. The Verstaility of Salicylaldehyde Thiosemicarbazone in the Determination of Copper in Blood Using Adsorptive Stripping Voltammetry. Talanta 67 (2005) 755-59. 6. R K Mahajan, T.P.S. Walia, B.S. Lark & Sumanjit. Analysis of Physical and Chemical Parameters of Bottled Drinking Water. International J. of Environmental Health Research. 16(2) (2006) 89-98. 7. R K Mahajan, T.P.S. Walia, Sumanjit & T.S. Lobana. Cyclopetnanone Thiosemicarbanzone, A New Complexing Agent for Copper Determination in Biological Samples by Adsorptive Stripping Voltammetry. Analytical Sciences (Japan) 22 (2006) 389-92. 8 Sumanjit Kaur, T.P.S. Walia & R.K.Mahajan. Comparative Studies of Zinc, Cadmium,lead & copper on economically viable adsorbents. J. Env. Engg. Sci., 7 (2008) 83-90. 9 Sumanjit & T.P.S. Walia. Use of dairy sludge for the removal of some basic dyes. J. Env. Engg. Sci., 7 (2008), 433-438. 10. Sumanjit ,R.K.Mahajan, S.Rani T.P.S. Walia,Ravneet Kaur &Seema Rani Adsorptive removal of five acid dyes using various unconventional adsorbents. J. Surface Sci. Technol. 26(2010)77-93. 11 Sumanjit, Seema Rani, R K Mahajan. Adsorption of dyes Basic blue 9 and Congo red onto thermal power plant waste: Kinetic, equilibrium and thermodynamics parameters. Research Journal of Chemistry and environment. 17(2013)47-58 12. Sumanjit, Seema Rani, R K Mahajan. Adsorption kinetics for the removal of hazardous dye congo red by biowaste materials as adsorbents. Journal of Chemistry. (12pages) 13. Sumanjit, Seema Rani, R.K. Mahajan. Equilibrium, kinetics and thermodynamic parameters for adsorptive removal of dye Basic Blue 9 by ground nut shells and eichhornia Arabian Journal of Chemistry-Elsevier. (In press). 14. Sumanjit, Seema Rani, R K Mahajan Adsorptive removal of dye crystal violet onto low cost carbon produced from eichhornia plant: Kinetic, equilibrium and thermodynamic studies. Desalination and Water Treament. DOI: 10.1080/19443994.2013.841109. 15 Sumanjit, Seema Rani, R K Mahajan Adsorption of dye Crystal Violet onto Surface Modified Eichhornia Crassipes. Desalination and Water Treatment )DOI:1080/19443994.2013.859104. 16. Sumanjit, Seema, R K Mahajan &V K Gupta Modification of surface behavior of eichhornia crassipes using surface active agent: An adsorption study. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry -Elsevier. 17 Sumanjit, Seema, R K Mahajan,M.Asif &V K Gupta Synthesis and adsorption properties of mesoporous material for the removal of dye Safranin: Kinetics, equilibrium, and thermodynamics. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry -Elsevier. 18. S. Rani, Sumanjit,* R. K. Mahajan Synthesis of mesoporous material SBA-3 for adsorption of dye congo red. Desalination and Water Treatment )( In press (DOI:10.1080/19443994.2014.985730)
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