Photograph Name Dr VINOD KUMAR
Email Id Date Of Join 23/12/1997
Designation Associate Professor Mobile No
Address WZ-1310,NANGAL RAYA, NEW DELHI - 110046
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Educational Qualifications
Degree Institution Year
Ph.D. University of Delhi 1993-94
M.Phil University of Delhi 1991
M.Sc. Univ of Roorkee(IIT,Roorkee) 1988
Career Profile

21/10/1993 – 20/04/1994  : Lecturer ( Ad-hoc) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

21/04/1994 – 19/07/1994 : SRF, Department of chemistry,University of Delhi

20/07/1994 – 22/12/1997 : Lecturer ( Ad-hoc) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

23/12/1997- 13/01/1999 : Lecturer (Permanent) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

14/01/1999 – 13/01/2004 : Senior Lecturer, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

14/01/2004 – 13/01/2007 : Reader, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

14/01/2007 – till date : Associate Professor, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College


Administrative Assignments

Teacher-in-charge, Department of Chemistrty ( April,2004- March,2006)

Secretary, Staff Council ( March,2003- March, 2005)

Teacher-in-charge, Department of Chemistry ( April,2018- June,2020)


Areas of Interest / Specialization

Inorganic Chemistry ; Coordination Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry

Subjects Taught

Inorganic Chemistry , Analytical Meyhods in Chemistry ; Intellectual Property Rights

Research Guidance

One students completed M.Phil. degree from Periyar University 

Publications Profile
  1. Garg, B.S., Kumar, V. & Reddy, M.J., Synthesis and spectral studies on nickel(II) complexes of amide group-containing ligands. Transition Met Chem 18, 364–368 (1993).
  2. BS Garg, V Kumar, MJ Reddy - 1996 - Synthesis and spectral studies of zinc (II) and palladium (II) complexes of amide ligands derived from 2-aminopyridine, Indian J. Chem,35A(1996)598-60
  3. Garg, B. S., Reddy, M. J., & Kumar, V. , Synthesis and spectroscopic studies of Cu (II) complexes of some ligands containing the amide group. Journal of coordination chemistry, (1993)29(1-2), 33-43.
  4. Garg, B. S., Vinod Kumar, and M. J. Reddy. "Synthesis and spectral investigations of Co (II) complexes of acid amide ligands derived from 2-aminopyridine."  Indian  J. Chem.,(1993)32A,726-729.
  5. Garg, B.S., Bhojak, N., Dwivedi, P. et al. Copper(II) complexes of acid amide derivatives of 2-aminopyridine and an exogenous ligand. Transition Metal Chemistry 24, 463–466 (1999).
  6. Garg, B. S., Sharma, R. K., Kumar, V., Reddy, M. J., & Mittal, S. (2002). Synthesis and studies on metal coordination with a novel carboxyamide ligand. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 58(12), 2789-2794.
  7. Garg, B. S., Vinod Kumar, and Seema Walia. "Evaluation of thermodynamic functions for complexation reactions involving bivalent metal ions and ethyl-2, 3-dioxobutyrate-2p-bromophenylhydrazone." Proceedings of the Indian Academy of Sciences-Chemical Sciences. Vol. 104. No. 5. Springer India, 1992.
  8. Garg, B. S., M. B. Aggarwal, R. K. Sharma, V. Kumar, and R. K. Seth. "Potentiometric, spectral investigation and insecticidal activity of 3-hydroxy-2-methyl-1, 4-naphthoquinone monoxime (HMNQM) complex of copper." J. Indian Chem. Soc., 75,  (1998): 4-6.

Impact factor 0.359.

  1. B.S. Garg, M.J. Reddy, V. Kumar and M.B. Aggarwal,  Synthesis and characterization of  some transition metal complexes of N.N ‘ – Bis ( 2- aminobenzoyl)ethylenediamine; J. Indian Chem. Soc., 70, 1017 (1993).


Conference Organization/ Presentations (in the last three years)
  1. National Workshop on Recent Trends in Analytical Techniques (RTAT’07)(14-15 February,2007) Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College ( University of Delhi),

Convener, Organising Committee.

  1. National Symposium on Chemistry and Environment ( NSCE’13)( 22-23 March,2013), Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College ( University of Delhi),

Convener, Organising Committee.

  1. Technical Terminology and Science Teaching, (18-19 September,2015) Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology (GOI) at DDU College ;

Member, Organising Committee.

  1. Workshop on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) ( 28th August,2018), Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College (University of Delhi), Convener, Organising Committee.
  2. Lecture Workshop on Green Chemistry( 29 February,2020), Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College ( University of Delhi), Convener, Organising Committee.


Research Projects (Major Grants/Research Collaboration)


  1. UGC   (Minor Res Project)     Rs. 40,000/       (2006)                   
  2. Univ of Delhi   (Innovation Project)  Rs. 10 Lac    (2012)                              :

Summer research fellowship was awarded by IASc, INSA & NASI to work for two months during summer i.e., 07May,2007- 06July,2007 with Prof.A.R.Chakravarty at IISc, Bangalore.



Awards and Distinctions
Association With Professional Bodies

 Indian Society of Analytical Scientists (ISAS, Delhi Chapter), Life Member ( LMT/2006/9)

Chemical Research Society of India, Life Mamber ( LM 1135)

Indian Science Congress Assocaition ( ISCA), Life Member ( L 15233)


Other Activities
Assignment, Notes for Students