Professor Sunil K Sharma

(Senior Professor)

Dr. Sunil K. Sharma joined the Department of Chemistry in March 2004 as Reader/Associate Professor and appointed full Professor in March 2010. He obtained BSc (Hons), MSc, and PhD degrees from the University of Delhi. His doctoral work was in the areas of synthetic and natural product chemistry. He has Postdoctoral / Visiting Scientist research experience of more than ten years at eminent institutes in Germany, USA, Denmark, UK, and Spain. He is a recipient of awards from DBT (India), RSC (UK), and fellowships UGC (India), Spanish Ministry of Education and Science (Spain), DANIDA (Denmark), and NIH (USA). Prof. Sharma’s current research interests focus on Organic synthesis, Bio-catalysis, Responsive polymer-based functional materials and Nanotechnology. Prof. Sharma has published over 138 peer reviewed journal papers with average impact 3.2, total citation of 2800 and an H-index of 28. He has presented more than 100 research papers at Conferences/Symposia in Denmark, Germany, India, Italy, Spain, The Netherlands, UK & USA. Fifteen PhD and two MPhil degrees have been awarded to students under his supervision. He has been granted research projects funded by CSIR, DBT, SERB-DST, DRDO, Government of India, Indo-German Science & Technology Center (IGSTC), Polytechnic University, New York (USA), and University of Delhi. Professor Sharma is having active research collaborations with various National and International (Germany, Italy, USA) groups. He has been the part of key office bearers of many National and International Conferences organized by the Department.

Selected Publications:

  1. Prasad S, Achazi K, Schade B, Haag R, Sharma S K. Macromol. Bioscience 2018, (in press).
  2. Singh A K, Thota B N S, Schade B, Achazi K, Khan A, Boettcher C, Sharma S K, Haag R. Chemistry – An Asian Journal 201712, 1796-1806.
  3. Prasad S, Achazi K, Boettcher C, Haag R, Sharma S K. RSC Advances 20177, 22121 – 22132.
  4. Kumar, Khan A, Malhotra S, Mosurkul R, Dhawan A, Pandey M K, Singh B K, Kumar R, Prasad A K, Sharma S K, Samuelson L, Cholli A L, Len C, Kumar J, Haag R, Watterson A C, Parmar V S. Chem. Soc. Rev. 201645, 6855.
  5. Yadav P, Gill H S, Chand K, Lian Li, Kumar J, Sharma S K. Sensors 201515, 31987-98.
  6. Kumari M, Billamboz M, Leonard E, Len C, Böttcher C, Prasad A K, Haag R, Sharma S K. RSC Advances 20155, 48301-310.
  7. Yadav P, Parshad B, Manchanda P, Sharma S K. Current Topics in Medicinal Chemistry 201414, 2552-2575.
  8. Gupta S, Schade B, Kumar S, Böttcher C, Sharma S K, Haag R. Small 20139, 894-904.
  9. Singh S, Gupta S, Singh B, Sharma S K, Gupta V K, Sharma G L. J. Prot. Res. 201211, 3259-3268 .
  10. Kathuria A, Priya N, Chand K, Singh P, Gupta A, Jalal S, Gupta S, Raj H G, Sharma S K. Bioorg. Med. Chem. 201220, 1624-1638.