Prof. R. K. Sharma

(Professor)

Email:rksharmagreenchem@hotmail.com
Website:http://greenchem.du.ac.in
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Prof. R. K. Sharma

Prof. R. K. Sharma is the Coordinator of Green Chemistry Network Centre, established under the recommendation of World Leaders of Green Chemistry headed by Professor Paul Anastas. He is a fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and the Honorary Secretary of Royal Society of Chemistry London (North India Section). Apart from this, he is also the member of American Chemical Society (ACS) and the faculty advisor of International Student Chapter of ACS. After obtaining his Ph.D. in 1986 from University of Delhi, Prof. Sharma worked on Metal-Bimolecular interactions on JSPS Post Doctoral Fellowship at University of Tokyo and Kumamoto University. He has successfully supervised the research work of 36 Ph.D. and M.Phil students and published about 150 research papers including journal, review articles, and book chapters. Prof. Sharma has been working very hard for the popularization of Green Chemistry in India and for doing so he has organized more than 30 International and national Workshops/Conferences/symposiums and delivered over 130 keynote addresses/lectures/presentations at various national as well as international platforms. He is the distinguished recipient of several prestigious awards like 2010 INSA-JSPS award to visit Japan, 2010 UGC-TEC award to visit Mauritius, 2002 INSA-JSPS award, 1999 World Green Award, 1998 Research Grant Award by Royal Society of Chemistry London, 1998 Japan Society for The Promotion of Science (JSPS) Post-Doctoral Award, 1995 Indo-German Award and 1995 UGC National Research Scientist award. Prof. Sharma is UGC member of expert committee for evaluation of national and international projects. He is also DST WTI PAC committee member for evaluation of Research Proposals. He is also the member of various committees constituted by Govt. of India, many central Universities, colleges and institutes.

Selected Publications:

  1. Sharma R. K, Gaur R., Yadav M., Goswami A, Zboƙil R, Gawande M. B. Nature Scientific reports, 2018, 8, 1901.
  2. Dutta S, Sharma S, Sharma A, Sharma, R. K. ACS Omega, 2017, 2, 2778–2791.  
  3. Gupta R, Yadav M, Gaur R, Arora G, Sharma R. K. Green Chem. 2017, 19, 3801-3812.
  4. Sharma R. K, Dutta S, Sharma S, Zboril R, Varma R. S, Gawande M. B. Green Chem. 2016, 18, 3184-3209.
  5. Sharma, R. K, Yadav M, Monga Y, Gaur R, Adholeya A, Zboril R, Varma, R. S, Gawande M. B. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng. 2016, 4, 1123-1130.
  6. Sharma R. K, Sharma S, Dutta S, Zboril R, Gawande M. B. Green Chem. 2015, 17,  3207-3230.
  7. Gawande M. B, Monga Y,  Zaboril R, Sharma R. K. Coord. Chem. Rev. 2015, 288, 118-143.
  8. Sharma, R. K, Dutta S, Sharma S. Dalton Trans. 2015, 44, 1303-1316.       
  9. Sharma R. K, Puri A, Monga Y, Adholeya A. J. Mater. Chem. A. 2014, 2, 12888-12898.
  10. Sharma, R. K, Gulati S, Pandey A, Adholeya A. Appl. Catal. B: Environ. 2012, 125, 247-258.