Dr. Arun Kumar

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  • Education:M.Sc. (C. C. S. University, Meerut), Ph.D. (IIT Delhi)
  • Email: akumar.ch@doonuniversity.ac.in
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  • Area of Specialization: : Organic and Organometallic Chemistry
  • Area of Interest:Organometallic Chemistry, Catalyst Development, Transition Metal Catalysis, Coupling Reactions, Material Science, Coordination Chemistry

Awards & Honours:

Best Five publications in last five years:

  1. A. Kumar, G.K. Rao, S. Kumar and A.K. Singh, Formation and role of palladium chalcogenide and other species in Suzuki-Miyaura and Heck C−C coupling reactions catalyzed with palladium(II) complexes of organochalcogen ligands: realities and speculations, Organometallics 33, (2014) 2921
  2. A. Kumar, G.K. Rao, F. Saleem, R. Kumar and A.K. Singh, Efficient catalysis of Suzuki−Miyaura C−C coupling reactions with palladium (II) complexes of partially hydrolysed bisimine ligands: A process important in environment context, J. Hazard. Mater. 269, (2014) 9
  3. A. Kumar, G.K. Rao, F. Saleem and A.K. Singh, Organoselenium ligands in catalysis, Dalton Trans 41, (2014) 11949

Ongoing Projects:

  1. Fuzzy reliability analysis of industrial systems with components following different membership functions for their failure/repair using Tw(weakest t-norm) based fuzzy arithmetic operations, Funding Agency UGC under UGC-BSR Start-Up Grant, Total Funds: 6 Lakhs.
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