Ph. D. (Analytical Chemistry) (July 2018) under the supervision of Professor Ramesh Chandra and co – supervision of Professor Monika Datta.
Title: Application of naturally occurring clay minerals for the synthesis of nanopigments as colorant
B. Ed. (Science) from Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak with 70.3% (2009 - 2010).
M. Sc. (Chemistry (Specialisation Inorganic Chemistry)) from Guru Jambheshwer Science & Technology University, Hisar with 7.77/10 grade scale (2007 – 2009).
B. Sc. (Chemistry, Botany, Zoology) from Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak with 58.6% (2004 – 2007).
Senior Secondary (Hindi, English, Physics, Biology, Chemistry) from HBSE, Bhiwani with 64.2% (2003 - 2004).
High School (Hindi, English, Maths, Science, Skt., S.S.) from HBSE, Bhiwani with 70.3% (2001 - 2002).
Chemistry Lecturer in Krishna Polytechnic College, Rewari, Haryana from August 2010 to January 2011.
Water purification, Nano pigments and application of nano pigments in various fields (polymer matrix and paint industry), Clay polymer nano composite.
2014 – 2017: Senior Research Fellowship (CSIR)
2012 – 2014: Junior Research Fellowship (CSIR)
LIST OF PUBLICATIONS
Kumari N., and Datta M., 2016. An integrated approach for removal of indigo carmine dye from its aqueous solution and synthesis of nanopigments. International Journal of Environment, Ecology, Family and Urban Studies, 6, 27-36.
Kumari N. and Datta M. Synthesis of naturally occurring clay based nano pigments and their application as coloring agent. (Communicated)
PAPER PRESENTATION AND CONFERENCES:
Oral Presentation: Kumari N., Datta M., 2017. A novel approach for the synthesis of clay based nano pigments ans their applications as value added products. 54th Annual Convention of Chemists, Uka Tarsadia University Maliba Campus, Bardoli, Surat (Gujarat) 23rd – 25th December, 2017. (Dr. Upadhyayula V. Rao Memorial Award)
Oral presentation: Kumari N., and Datta, M., 2016. A comparative study on the efficiency of clay minerals for the removal of basic dye, thioflavin t, from aqueous media, UGC-sponsored National conference in Chemistry, Environment and harmonious development organized by Department of Chemistry Shyam Lal College University of Delhi at India International Centre, Lodhi Road, New Delhi, 7th – 8th, April 2016.
Oral presentation: Kumari N., and Datta M., 2015. Pristine and modified clay, montmorillonite, for the removal of indigo carmine dye from aqueous solution. 52nd Annual Convention of Chemists, JCERC University, Jaipur, December 28th - 30th, 2015, India (Professor V. Panda Rango Rao Award).
Oral presentation: Kumari, N., and Datta, M., 2014. Adsorptive removal of cationic dyes, Safranin O and Thioflavin T using naturally occurring clay mineral. Paper
presented at Fifty First Annual Convention of Chemist (ICS) Dec. 9th - 12th, 2014, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, Haryana, India.
Oral presentation: Kumari, N., and Datta, M., 2013. Naturally Occurring Clay Minerals as an Adsorbent for the Removal of Safranin O Dye from Aqueous Solution. Paper presented at National Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering & Sciences (Etes-2013) on November 9th -10th, Gurukul Kangri University, Haridwar, India.
Poster presentation: Kumari N., and Datta M., 2015. Adsorptive removal of basic dyes from aqueous solution using naturally occurring clay mineral, 3rd International Conference on Nanosructured Materials and Nanocomposites, Hindustan College of Science and Technology, Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, 12th - 14th December 2015, India.
Poster presentation: Kumari. N. and Datta, M., 2013. Adsorption efficiencies of natural Clay minerals for Safranin O Dye. Paper Presented at International Conference on Advanced Polymeric Materials (ICAPM 2013) October 11th-13th, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerela, India.
Attended workshop on “Information Literacy & Competency” held on 4th December, 2014 organized by Delhi University Library System, University of Delhi, Delhi.
Attended workshop on “Research Matrices” held on 26th February, 2015 organized by Research Council & Delhi University Library System, University of Delhi, Delhi.
Attended National Workshop on “Innovative Green Techniques for Safe Potable Water in Villages” held on January 10th - 11th, 2013 by Zakir Husain Delhi College, University of Delhi, India.
Attended workshop on “Information Literacy & Competency” held on 17th January, 2013 organized by Delhi University Library System, University of Delhi, Delhi.
Attended National Workshop on “Advanced Analytical Techniques in Research & Development” held on 20th - 21st December, 2012 organized by Amity Institute of Applied Sciences, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida.
Attended National Workshop on “Basics and Application of Spectroscopic Techniques”, held on 5th - 6th October, 2012 organized by Indian Society of Analytical Scientist – Delhi Chapter, Department of Chemistry, Kirori Mal College, Delhi University and Petrotech Society.
Attended workshop on “How to Write for and Get Published in Scientific Journals and Publish Manuscript” conducted by Springer and Edanz along with the Jawaharlal Nehru University Central Library at New Delhi on 27th 2012.