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About Department

The Department of Chemistry has been established in the year 1974 in the C. M. Science College, Darbhanga and shifted to Raj Polytechnic Campus and finally in spacious new constructed building of its own, premises Narguna Campus of the University. The department was established with an objective of providing quality education in the convocational area of science and growing in to a centre of teaching and research with an aim to achieve prominent position in the academic map of Mithilanchal and particular in India. The department offers P.G. level advance courses in chemical science. The department is also offering Ph.D. programme in Chemistry. The Department offers major specialized course in Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry. The students are monitored and evaluated by regular class tests, seminars, mid and end-semester examinations.

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The Department has three laboratories for students and six labs for research which are well equipped with necessary chemical reagents, glass ware, lab-ware, gas Chromatography UV-vis spectrometer-219, Bomb calorimeter, Soxhlet extraction unit, magnetic balance, polarimeter, plasma refrigeration , Chemical analyser – SystronicsGoy’s balance, water and soil analysis kit, LCD projector and basic instruments for performing experiments in physical, organic and Inorganic chemistry and characterisation of different inorganic and organic compounds.

The Departmental library fulfils the requirements of the faculty member and students. A number of reference books are also available. The department also publishes journal named Mithila journal of Chemistry with ISSN No-2455-0617.

The Faculty members are specialized in frontier areas of chemical sciences and they have contributed to scientific arena through scientific research and publications and are recipients of many distinguished national and International awards. A few faculty members are in the editorial board of journals as well as referees for both National and International Journals.

Former HoDs

Sl. No. Name From To
01 Prof. Y. Thakur 10.10.1976 31.03.1994
02 Prof. B. K. Choudhary 01.04.1994 22.05.1995
03 Prof. I. S. Jha 23.05.1995 15.12.1996
04 Prof. R. B. Yadav 16.21.1996 31.03.1998
05 Prof. I. S. Jha 01.04.1988 04.09.2008
06 Prof. Lal Mohan Jha 05.09.2008 04.09.2011
07 Prof. S. R. Kumar 05.09.2011 04.09.2014
08 Prof. S. Jha 05.09.2014 22.01.2016
09 Prof. A. K. Gupta 23.01.2016 21.01.2019
10 Prof.. K.K. Jha 22.01.2019 30.11.2019
11 Prof. R.K. Chy 01.12.2019


Faculty

 
Sl. No. Name Designation Mobile E-mail id Photo
1. Dr. K. K. JHA Professor & Head 9470644735 hodchemistry@lnmu.ac.in
kumodkumarjha@gmail.com
2. Dr. A. Samad Ansari Associate Professor 9334920687 asamadansari@gmail.com
3. Dr. S. K. Choudhary Professor 7549780312 skc.cmsc@gmail.com
4. Dr. Simant Kumar Srivastava Assistant Professor 9205623886 simant.iitk@gmail.com
5. Dr. Vikash Kumar Sonu Assistant Professor 9402516667 vikash9931@gmail.com
6. Sri Shashi Shekhar Jha Demonstrator 9470476675 jhashekhar52@yahoo.com
 

Achievement of the Faculty Members

  1. Dr. S. R. Kumar attended Refresher course as resource person in BRA Bihar University, Muzaffarpur (2012-13) & (2013-14).
  2. Prof . Ratan kr. Choudhary was IQAC. Coordinator of L.N.M.U. From 2017-2018.
  3. Prof. Ratan kumar Choudhary was member of course curriculum desin committee for PG Chemistry Syllabus Under CBCS organisad by Raj Bhawan Patna – 2017
  4. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary was member of Educational board Journal of Indian Chemical Society, 2014-2016.
  5. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary was Subject expert in the Appointment of teachers in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya – 2016.
  6. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary was Resource Person of one day ‘Induction Class-cum-CBCS workshop’ organized by C.M. Science College on 22.08.2019.
  7. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary had participated in the “Work Shop on Innovations and good practices in institutional Governance of Higher Education” organized by Department of Educational Administration, NIEPA, New Delhi During February 28 march 02, 2019.
  8. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary had Participated ‘NAAC Awarenes and Traning Workshop’ under the aegis of Rajbhawan , Patna During April 04-05 2019.
  9. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary was Resource Person for the review and presentation on Draft Ordinance and Regulators on CBCS at UG Level in LNMU held on January 31, 2020.
  10. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choydhary was resource person of one day seminar on ‘Chemical Science: From Mankind to plants’ organized by Department of Chemistry, K.V.Science College Madhubani on 01.02.2019.
  11. Prof. A.S. Ansari was Resource person of one day seminar on ‘Chemical Science : From Mankind to plants’ organized by Dept. of Chemistry, K.V.Science College Madhubani on 01.02.2019.
  12. Prof. Ratan Kumar Choudhary was DSW of L.N.M.U from 2018-2020.
  13. Dr. Simant Kumar Srivastav. Was Invited speaker in National Conference on ‘Recent trend and Advancements in Chemical Science organized by Department of Chemistry and Bhaskaracharya college of Applied Sciences, University of Delhi During 26-31 March 2019.
  14. Dr. Simant Kumar srivastav. Was invited speaker in 11th National Conference on solid state chemistry and allied areas organized by S.K.Parwal college of arts, Science & Commerce, Nagpur During December 20-21, 2019.
  15. Dr. Simant Kr. Srivastava in reviewer of journal of Applied Physics Published by American Physical Society, USA, (I.F=2.5). (Impact Factor -2.5).
  16. Dr. Simant Kr. Srivastava in reviewer of Journal of Magnetism and magnetic material Published by Elsevier (I.F=3.1) .
  17. Dr. Simant kr. Srivastava in reviewer of Nanoscale (IF.=6.8) Published by Royal Society of Chemistry ,London.
  18. Dr. Simant Kr. Srivastav is reviewer of Journal of Materials Chemistry (I.F=4.1) Publication by Royal society of Chemistry, London.
  19. Dr. Simant Kr. Srivastav is reviewer of journal of Physical Chemistry (I.F=4.5) Published by American chemical society, USA.
  20. Prof. S. K. Chuodhary was member of selection committee for the Appointment of Assistant Professor (Guest) in Chemistry. Patliputra University Patna


Student Statistics

Name of the course Application Received Selected Pass percentage
    Male Female Male Female
2009 36 17 02 100 100
2010 42 18 08 100 100
2011 60 22 14 73 100
2012 70 38 19 100 100
2012-14 81 36 25 74 84
2013-15 63 23 29 72 80
2014-16 65 41 11 81 85
2015-17 64 28 24 68 75
2016-18 44 17 14 100% 100%
2017-19 32 26 100% 100%
2018-20 33 22 100% 100%
2019-21 39 30 100% 100%


Achievements of the Students:

  1. Dr. Ratan Kumar Choudhary, Professor, Head, Dean of science, L.N.M.U
  2. Dr. Kumod Kr. Jha , Professor & Ex- Head, Chemistry L.N.M.U
  3. Prof. Rameshwara Jha , Head , Chemistry R.K.College Madhubani.
  4. Jayanti kant Jha, Associate Professor, Chemistry, R.K.College, Madhubani.
  5. Dr. Bhola Chourasia, Principal, R.N.A.R. College Samastipur
  6. Dr. Ashok Kumar Jha , Associate Professor, DSW, LNMU
  7. Dr. B.G. Thakur, Associate Professor. C.M.Science College , Darbhanga
  8. Prof. Dilip Choudhary (Ex-MLC.), Head, Chemistry, C.M.Science College, Darbhanga
  9. Dr. Prem Mohan Mishra, Prof. & Head, Chemistry, M.L.S.M. College, Darbhanga.
  10. Dr. K. K. Jha Associate Prof, Deshbandhu College, New Delhi.
  11. Dr. Vivekanand Jha, Associate Prof. M.R.M College, Darbhanga.
  12. Dr. Kapileshwara Mishra , Associate Prof., M.L.S.M. College Darbhanga.
  13. Dr. Renuka Thakur , Associate Prof. M.L.S.M. College Darbhanga
  14. Dr. Lalita Kumari Mishra, Associate Prof, M.L.S.M. College Darbhanga
  15. Dr. S.N.Singh, , Associate Prof, G.D. College
  16. Dr. Manoranjan Singh, Principal, R.C.S. College Bitthat
  17. Dr. Uday Shankar Yadav , Principal, Kishanganj College Kishanganj
  18. Dr. Chandra kant Yadav , Ex-Head, & Dean, B.N.Mandal University, Purnea University.
  19. Dr. Yogendra Yadav, Ex-DSW,Ex-Controller of Examination, Ex-Proctor B.N.Maldal University, Madhupura.
  20. Dr. Yogendra Jha, Ex-Head, C.M.Science College.
  21. Dr. Naresh Kumar, Ex-Head,B.N.Mandal University, Madhepura.
  22. Debasis bashu, ISM Dhanbad.
  23. Alakh Niranjan Thakur, Scientist, NASA (USA)
  24. Dilip Kumar Mishra, S.P.Rail, Kathihar, Bihar
  25. Ganesh Kumar, Director, Alchemi Pharmaceutical Company, Faridabad.
  26. Prinkar Jha , Research Fellow, CDRI, Lucknow.
  27. S.K Gupta, Professor, Jiwaji University Gwallior.
  28. Atul Jha, Business Analyst, USA.
  29. Amerendra Bijay, Professor, I.I.T. Chennai.
  30. Dr. S.N.Singh, , Associate Prof, G.D. College

Students Qualified NET/GATE

  1. Miss Kavita – CSIR – JRF,2016
  2. Amit Kumar jha UGC-JRF-2014 GATE – 2014
  3. M.H. Khan UGC – NET-2018
  4. Miss Sadhna, UGC-NETR-2011




Research Scholars

Ph.D/awarded : 76 (October 2014- December-2020

Ph.D/Persuing/ Course Work Completed

  1. Mrs. Madhu Sahu
  2. Mr. Pavan Kumar Sada
  3. Ms. Anupama
  4. Mrs. Nausheen
  5. Mr. Pratyoosh Kumar
  6. Mr. shashi Shekar Jha
  7. Mr. Akhilesh Kr. Singh
  8. Mr. Manoj Kumar
  9. Ms. Pooja Kumari
  10. Ms. Sandhya Kumari
  11. Ms. Sabina Perween
  12. Mr. Kundan Kumar Jha


 

Seminars/ Conference / Workshop Organized

  1. Workshop on Symmetry and group theory (one week) – 1988
  2. Workshop on Spectroscopy, 1988.
  3. Workshop on thermodynamics, 1998
  4. Workshop on Percyclic reaction – 2012(March)
  5. Workshop on Recent trends in Chemistry – November 2014.
  6. Seminar on the Synthesis in green Chemistry 2017
  7. Debate on Merit and Demerit of E- Waste, 2017.
  8. Seminar on Allolopathy – 2018.
  9. Seminar on Medicinal Chemistry – 2018.
  10. Symposium on “water pollution: Course and Remedies‘ -2019.
  11. Science and Society in the 21st Century: Quest for Excellence- 2019.
  12. Seminar on ‘Microwave Processing of Inorganic Materials’ -2019
  13. International E- Conference on Multifunctional Materials and Environment ( E-ICMME - 21) 01-02 February 2021
  14. International E- Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Sciences (E-ICRACS-21) Organized by: University Department of Chemistry Lalit Narayan Mithila University
    July, 28 2021


Journal Pulished by Department:

Mithila Journal of Chemistry (Yearly) ISSN NO 2455-0167



Infrastructure Facilities

  1. Library : 01 (2377 Books + Old Volume of Journals )
  2. Internet facilities for staff and students : Yes
  3. Total number of Class Room : 04
  4. Research Laboratories : 06
  5. Wash Rooms : 04
  6. Common room (Girl) : 01
  7. Lavatory (Girl) : 01


Research Grants/ Project

  1. RUSA, UGC
  2. Faculty Start-Up Grant UGC New Delhi. (10 Lakh) (Dr. Simant Kumar Srivastav)


Research Facilities

  1. Spin coating Unit ( For thin film deposition )
  2. Programmable Muffle Furnace (working Temperature 900oC)
  3. Weighing Balance, Sartorius (Accuracy. 0.0001g )
  4. Oven :03.
  5. Magnetic Stirrer : 03.
  6. Weighing Balance, Kroy (Accuracy : 0.01g )
  7. Centrifuge.
  8. Uttrasanicator.
  9. Hydraulic Press.
  10. Distillation Unit.
  11. Gas Chromatography.
  12. UV – Spectrophotometer.
  13. Bomb Calorimeter.
  14. Colorimeter.
  15. PH-meter
  16. BOD
  17. Water Analyser
  18. IR – Spectrometer
  19. Particle size analyzer


Supporting Staff

 
Sl. No. Name Designation Mobile E-mail id Photo
1. Vikash Kumar LDC 8521887755
2. Amirullah 4th grade 8051330161
3. Ram Chandra Prasad Singh 4th grade 9708508936
4. Kailash Thakur Gasman 9931346666
5. Bhola Paswan 4th grade 9304309136
6. Narendra 4th grade