Chemistry

Department Profile

 

The Department of chemistry was established in 1952 with BSc Chemistry course. The eminence who steered the department in the early years was late Prof K.C Papoo and late Prof C.K Mathew. BSc polymer chemistry course was started in1993 and MSc Chemistry in 1995. The DST-FIST supported department was recognized as a research Centre of University of Kerala in 2013.The vision of the department is to mould the students by providing quality education of global competence and value based growth so that they could become world class competitors and socially responsible citizens. The department has a ‘Chemistry Anthem’ which is a reminder of the team effort of the department.

Motto – “The truth shall make you free”

Vision – Students to become world class competitors and socially responsible citizens.

Mission – To mould the students by providing quality education and value based growth.

Unique Feature – “Chemistry Anthem” – A Call for Unity. The lyrics convey the solemn message that team effort helps to attain progress.

Faculty Details

Sl.No.

Name of Teachers

Academic Qualification

Aadhar No.

Email Id

1

Sheeja Mathews 

M.Sc, Ph.D

440071435027

Sheejageorge17@gmail.com

 2

Suma N

M.Sc, Ph.D

463448397004

dr.suma66@gmail.com

 3

 

Apsara A.P

M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D

461945148677

apsaraap@gmail.com

 4

Sarau Devi  A

M.Sc, B.Ed Ph.D

809648804684

sarayuterry@gmail.com

 5

Biju Mathew

M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D, M.B.A

274671822779

drbijimathewp@gmail.com

 6

Manohar D Mullassery

M.Sc, Ph.D

9835 9594 4166

mdmullassery@gmail.com

 7

Noeline B Fernandez

M.Sc, Ph.D

599040377097

fernandeznoeline@gmail.com

 8

Mary Nancy T.E

M.Sc, B.Ed, Ph.D

912755710468

mnancyjcm @gmail.com

 9

Mini V

M.Sc, B.Ed

379988315067

mini_978@yahoo.co.in

 10

Shibu Joseph 

M.Sc, Ph.D

886524666376

shibujoseph@fatimacollege.net

 11

Sherin Mol CB

M.Sc, B.Ed

867155766899

Email2sherin@gmail.com

 12

Namitha L.K.

M.Sc, Ph.D

730851496668

namithalk@gmail.com

 13

Sunil Kulas

M.Sc, Ph.D

380917438640

Sunil1702 @gmail.com

 Facilities of the Department

Lecture Hall (UG) : 3
Lecture Hall (PG): 2
Laboratory: 2
Research lab: 4
Store: 3
Balance Room:2
Sample Room: 1
Staff Room: 1
HOD's Room: 1

Departmental Library - The Department maintains a Library with a collection of 127 books and two journals.

Electrical power generator : 1

Computer : 1 Desktop & 1 Laptop

LCD Projector : 1

Instrumentation Room 

 

 

Insturments

  • FTIR Spectrophotometer with PC and printer
  • UV Vis Spectrophotometer
  • Electric Fume Hood
  • Water Analysis Kit
  • Hot Air Ovens
  • Muffle Furnace
  • Handy Air Sampler
  • Magnetic Stirrer
  • Ultra Centrifuge
  • Soxhlet Extraction Apparatus
  • Water bath Shaker
  • Refractometer
  • Conductometer
  • Potentiometer
  • Colorimeter
  • Distillation Unit
  • Centrifuging Apparatus
  • Melting point Apparatus
  • pH meter
  • IR Lamp
  • Polarimeter
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric Drier
  • Beckmann Thermometer
  • Vacuum pump

The Chemistry Forum

The Chemistry Forum is a special body comprising of students and faculty members of the Department. The objective of the forum is to develop the academic and cultural talents of the students, improving their capabilities to work as a team raising their level of self confidence in interacting with fellow students and peers.

  1. The Head of the Department and Second Year UG Class Teacher are the coordinators of the Chemistry forum
  2. The Forum secretary is elected from the Executive Committee constituting class representatives from UG and PG.
  3. Periodic executive meetings are held before conducting any programme
  4. Forum Inauguration is conducted at the beginning of the Academic year. The special feature of the programme is a motivational talk by an eminent personality which includes former faculty or alumni.
  5. A unique feature of the department, “Chemistry Anthem” – a call for unity, is played at the end of every programme conducted by the Forum.
  6. The regular programmes conducted by the Forum during an academic year are:
  1. Lecture Competion – To identify “Professors of the Future”
  2. Intra- Departmental Chemistry Quiz Competition conducted by Second PG Students.
  3. Inter- Departmental Quiz Competition.
  4. Cultural Fest – A Home Platform to Exhibit their cultural talents (Songs, Dance, Mono Act, Recitation etc.)
  5. Onam and Christmas Celebrations – The Forum takes initiatives to make sure the participation of students in the Onam and Christmas Celebrations conducted by the college every year.
  6. Inspirational Talks
  7. Seminars
  8. Valedictory Function