Professor S. Uma

(Senior Professor)

Professor Uma joined the department in 2006. She received her Ph.D (Solid State Chemistry) from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. She had varied postdoctoral research experience at Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University, Oregon State University and at Kansas State University, USA. Professor Uma has published research papers in different international journals and meetings. Her research interests are synthesis of new materials, soft chemical synthesis, crystal structure evaluation, structure property relations in solids, and photocatalysts for environmental remediation. She has been awarded the Maya Devi Juneja-Gold Medal for her contribution to research in Solid State Chemistry and Allied Areas.

Selected Publications:

  1.  Uma S, Chapter 15 (Vol. 1, Materials and Structure of Solids), Handbook of Solid State Chemistry, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co, (2017).
  2. Malik, V, Pokhriyal, M., Uma, SRSC Adv2016, 6, 38252-38262.
  3. Gupta, A, Uma SJ. Solid State Chem., 2015, 230, 369-373.
  4. Uma, S, Gupta, A, Mat. Res. Bull., 2016, 76, 118-123.
  5. Bhardwaj N, Gupta A, Uma SDalton Trans.2014, 43, 12050–12057.
  6. Vinod Kumar, Akanasha Gupta, S. Uma, Dalton Trans2013, 42, 14992-14998.
  7. Kumar V, Bhardwaj N, Tomar N, Thakral V, Uma SInorg. Chem., 2012, 51, 10471-10473.
  8. Vaishali Thakral, Neha Bhardwaj, S. UmaInorg. Chem2012. 51, 1462-1470.
  9. Singh J, Thakral V, Uma SInorg. Chem., 2009, 48, 11624-11630.
  10. Singh J, Uma SJ. Phys. Chem. C., 2009, 113, 12483-12488.