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:
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
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
A. Kumar, G.K. Rao, F. Saleem and A.K. Singh, Organoselenium ligands in catalysis, Dalton Trans 41, (2014) 11949
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.