Department of Chemistry

Thrust areas of Research :
a) Reaction Kinetics
b) Heterocyclic Compounds
c) Co-ordination Chemistry
d) Electroanalytical Chemistry
e) Polymer Chemistry

UGC - MINOR RESEARCH PROJECTS



Dr. Satish M. P.
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow – IIT Bombay
Postdoctoral Fellow – Kyungpook National University
Dong Daegu, South Korea

Research

* Coordination Chemistry
* Catalysis
* Eectro-catalysts for the reduction of CO2

Reprehensive Research Articles

1. Synthesis and antitumor studies on novel Co(II), Ni(II) and Cu(II) metal complexes of bis(3-acetylcoumarin)thiocarbohydrazone Sathisha M. P., Ullas N. Shetti, V.K. Revankar, K. S. R. Pai European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 43 (2008) 2338-2346

2. The interaction of Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) metal ions with N,N’-(aldose)2-thiocarbohydrazide: Synthesis, electrochemistry and spectral characterization Sathisha M.P. and V. K. Revankar Journal of Coordination Chemistry, 62, 2009, 2540-2547

3. Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry and spectral characterization of (D-glucopyranose)-thiosemicarbazide metal complexes and their antitumor activity against Ehrlich Ascites Carcinoma in Swiss albino mice Sathisha M. P., Srinivasa Budagumpi, Naveen V. Kulkarni, Gurunath S. Kurdekar, V. K. Revankar and K. S. R. Pai European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 45 (2010) 106

4. Spectroscopic studies of bridged binuclear complexes Sathisha M. P. and V. K. Revankar Transition Metal Chemistry, 32 (2007) 81-87

5. Coordination chemistry of a new tetranucleating 26 membered polyaza macropolycyclic ligand and a novel phenolate/phthalazine bridged copper(II) and zinc(II) complexes Sathisha M.P., Naveen V. Kulkarni, Srinivasa B., B.N. Kirasur and Vidyanand K. Revankar Supramolecular Chemistry


Dr. Praveen N. Naik
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Research

* Reaction Kinetics and Catalysis
* Bimolecular Interaction (Drug-protein and Drug DNA interaction)
* Coordination Chemistry

Reprehensive Research Articles

1. Non-covalent binding analysis of sulfamethoxazole to human serum albumin: Fluorescence spectroscopy, UV–vis, FT-IR, voltammetric and molecular modeling Praveen N. Naik, Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor, Shivamurthi A. Chimatadar Journal of Pharmaceutical Analysis 2015, 5(3), 143–152

2. Study of fluorescence interaction and conformational changes of bovine serum albumin with histamine H1-receptor–drug epinastine hydrochloride by spectroscopic and time-resolved fluorescence methods
Girish G. Ariga, Praveen N. Naik, Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor, Shivamurti A. Chimatadar Biopolymers, Volume 2015, 103(11), 646-657

3. Synthesis, spectral characterization of Co(II), Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) complexes of schiff bases derived from 3-formyl quinoline and 2,6-diaminopyridine and their biological studies Narayanachara,b, Shreedhar D. Dhumwada, Srinivas Mutalikc, Mallinath H. Hugard and Praveen N. Naik
Main Group Chemistry, 2013, 12 (), 87–104

4. Interaction between a potent corticosteroid drug–Dexamethasone with bovine serum albumin and human serum albumin: A fluorescence quenching and fourier transformation infrared spectroscopy study P.N. Naik , S.A. Chimatadar, S.T. Nandibewoor
Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology 2010, 100, 147–159


5. Kinetics and oxidation of fluoroquinoline antibacterial agent, norfloxacin, by alkaline permanganate: A mechanistic study
Praveen N. Naik , Shivamurti A. Chimatadar, and Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor
Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2009, 48, 2548–2555.


Dr. Mahantesha Basanagouda
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.
Project Assistant - Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

Research

* Synthesis of organic molecules and heterocycles in particular
* Solid state conformational studies
* Single X-Ray crystal structure analysis
* Preliminary Biological evaluation
* Study of photo physical properties

Research Articles (35): Reprehensive Articles

1. Synthesis, structure-activity relationship of iodinated-4-aryloxymethyl- coumarins as potential anti-cancer and antimycobacterial agents
Mahantesha Basanagouda, Vishwanath B. Jambagi, Nivedita N. Barigidad, Sandeep S. Laxmeshwar, Venkatesh Devaru, Narayanachar
European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 2014, 74, 225-233

2. Investigation of role of silver nanoparticles on spectroscopic properties of biologically active coumarin dyes 4PTMBC and 1IPMBC.
U.P. Raghavendra, Mahantesha Basanagouda, J. Thipperudrappa.
Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, 2015, 150, 350-359

3. Efficient and convenient method for synthesis of benzofuran-3-acetic acids and naphthafuran-acetic acids
Mahantesha Basanagouda, Narayanachar, Iranna B. Majati, Shiddappa S. Mulimani, Satish B. Sunnal, Rohit V. Nadiger, Ashok S. Ghanti, Siddeshwar F. Gudageri, Ravi Naik, Akshata Nayak.
Synthetic Communications, 2015, 45, 2195-2202

4. Spectroscopic investigations on the interaction of biologically active 4-aryloxymethyl coumarins with TiO2 nanoparticles
U. P. Raghavendra, Mahantesha Basanagouda, A.H. Sidrai, J. Thipperudrappa.
Journal of Molecular Liquids 2016, 222, 601-608


5. Steady state absorption and fluorescence study: Estimation of ground andexcited state dipole moments of newly synthesized pyridazin-3(2H)-one derivatives
Vani R. Desai, Ashok H. Sidarai, Shirajahammad M. Hunagund, Mahantesha Basanagouda, R. M. Melavanki, R. H. Fattepur and J. S. Kadadevarmath
Journal of Molecular Liquids 2016, 223, 141-149


Dr. Gireesh Tegginamath
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Research

* Heterocyclic Compounds
* Nanomaterials
* Study of Photoelectric Properties

Research Articles (35): Reprehensive Articles

1. Synthesis of 3-aryl-4-({2-[4-(6-substituted-coumerin-3-yl)-1,3-thiazole-2-yl]hydrazinylidene}methyl/ ethyl)-sydnones using silica sulfuric acid and their antidiabetic, DNA cleavage activity
Gireesh Tegginamath, Ravindra R. Kamble,Pramod P. Kattimani, Sheetal B. Margankop
Arabian J. Chem., 2011, 1-7, doi: 10.1016/j.arabic

2. Synthesis of Sydnone substituted Biginelli derivatives as Hyaluronidase Inhibitors
Tegginamath Gireesh, Ravindra R. Kamble, Pramod P. Kattimani,AtukuriDorababu, M. Manikantha, Joy H. Hoskeri
Archev Der pharm., 2013, 346, 1-9, doi: 10.1002/ardp.201300118

3. Facile TiCl4-catalysed synthesis of novel 1,2,4-triazoles Appended to thiazoles
T. M.Gireesh, R.R. Kamble, R.K. Hunnur, T.Taj and M.Y. Karidurganavar
Chem. of Heterocyclic compounds, 2011, 47, 877-885, doi: 009-3122/11/4707-0877

4. Synthesis and antimicrobial and anticancer activity of new Imidazo[2,1-b][1,3,4]thiadiazoles
T. M. Gireesh, R.R. Kamble, TasneemTaj
Phrm. Chem. Journal, 2011, 45, 313-316, doi: 0091-150X/11/1505-0313


Dr. Aishakhanam H. Pathan
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Research

* Coordination chemistry
* Bioinorganic and medicinal chemistry

Reprehensive Research Articles

1. Association of late transition metal complexes with ethyl 2-(2-(4-chlorophenylcarbamothioyl)hydrazono)propanoate: Design, synthesis and in vitro anticancer studies
Aishakhanam H. Pathan, Asha K. Ramesh, Raghavendra P. Bakale, Ganesh N. Naik, H.G. Rohit Kumar, Christopher S. Frampton, Gopal M. Advi Rao, Kalagouda B. Gudasi.
Inorganica Chimica Acta 430 (2015) 216–224

2. Synthesis, crystal structure, redox behavior and comprehensive studies on DNA binding and cleavage properties of transition metal complexes of a fluorosubstituted thiosemicarbazone derived from ethyl pyruvate.
Aishakhanam H. Pathan, Raghavendra P. Bakale, Ganesh N. Naik, Christopher S. Frampton, Kalagouda B. Gudasi,
Polyhedron 2012, 34, 149–156

3. Ligational behavior of new mononucleating NOO ethyl pyruvate Schiff base towards 3d metal(II) ions: an emphasis on antiproliferative and photocleavage property
Aishakhanam H. Pathan, Ganesh N. Naik, Raghavendra P. Bakale, Shrinath S. Machakanur and Kalagouda B. Gudasi,
Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 2012, 26, 148–155


Dr. Kirthi S. Byadagi
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Research

* Reaction Kinetics of Redox reactions
* Drug-Protein Interactions
* Biosynthesis of metal nanoparticles

Reprehensive Research Articles

1. Kinetics and mechanism of permanganate oxidation of clopidogrel bisulfate – an antiplatelet drug in acid perchlorate solutions.
K. S. Byadagi, R. V. Hosahalli, S. T. Nandibewoor and S. A. Chimatadar
Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 50, 10962-10971 (2011)

2. Oxidation of a Anticholinergic Drug Atropine Sulfate Monohydrate by Alkaline Copper(III) Periodate
Complex: A Kinetic and Mechanistic Study
K. S. Byadagi, R. V. Hosahalli, S.T. Nandibewoor and S. A. Chimatadar
Z. Phy. Chem., 226, 233-249, 2012
Monat. für Chemie, 144 (9), 1307-1317, 2013

3. Catalytic Activity of Palladium (II) and Osmium (VIII) on the Oxidation of Chloramphenicol by Copper(III) Periodate Complex in Aqueous Alkaline Medium: A Comparative Kinetic and Mechanistic Approach
K. S. Byadagi, M. D. Meti, S.T. Nandibewoor and S. A. Chimatadar
Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 52 (26), 9011-9020, 2013

4. Multi-spectral characterization & effect of metal ions on the binding of bovine serum albumin upon interaction with a lincosamide antibiotic drug, clindamycin phosphate
M. D. Meti, K. S. Byadagi, S.T. Nandibewoor and S. A. Chimatadar
J. Photochem. Photobiol. B: Biol., 138, 324-330, 2014

5. In vitro studies on the interaction between human serum albumin and fosfomycin disodium salt, an antibiotic drug by multi-spectroscopic and molecular docking methods
M. D. Meti, K. S. Byadagi, S.T. Nandibewoor, S. D Joshi, U. A More, S. A. Chimatadar
Mol. Biol. Rep., 41(4), 2377-2387, 2014


Dr. Jayant Gowda
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Research

* Electro-analytical Chemistry
* Drug-protein interaction
* Reaction Kinetics of Redox Reactions

Reprehensive Research Articles

1. Oxidation of xylitol by a silver(III) periodate complex in the presence of osmium(VIII) as a homogeneous catalyst, Jayant I. Gowda, Sanjeevaraddi R. Sataraddi and Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor, Catal. Sci. Technol., 2 (2012) 2549–2557, I.F.: 5.42 (RSC)

2. Electrochemical characterization and determination of paclitaxel drug using graphite pencil electrode, Jayant I. Gowda and Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor, Electrochimica Acta, 116 (2014) 326– 333, I.F.: 4.57, (Elsevier)

3. MWCNT– CTAB modified glassy carbon electrode as a sensor for the determination of paracetamol, Jayant I. Gowda, Danavva G. Gunjiganvi, Nagaveni B. Sunagar , Manjushree N . Bhat and Sharanappa T. Nandi bewoor, RSC Adv., 5 (2015) 49045-49053. I.F.: 3.84, (RSC)

4. 4. Binding and conformational changes of human serum albumin upon interaction with 4-aminoantipyrine studied by spectroscopic methods and cyclic voltametry, Jayant I. Gowda and Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor , Spectrochim. Acta Part A: Mol. Biomol. Spectroscopy, 124 (2014) 397–403, I.F.: 2.36 , (Elsevier)

5. Electrochemical behavior of 4 aminophenazone drug at a graphite pencil electrode and its application in real samples, Jayant I. Gowda and Sharanappa T. Nandibewoor , Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 51 (2012)15936−15941, I.F.: 2.5, (ACS)


Miss. Suma J. G.
Assistant Professor

Qualification

M.Sc., K-SET

Research

* Design and synthesis of biologically active heterocyclic derivatives

M. Sc. Research Project

Design and synthesis of biologically active coumarine-azitidinones derivatives