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Dr. C. Mercy Raj

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Post graduate in Chemistry from University of Kerala, Trivandrum. Secured Ph.D in Coordination Chemistry on the topic. Studies on Some Thiocyanate and Selenocyanate Complexes” from the Department of Chemistry, University of Kerala in the year 1994. Member of Board of Studies, Polymer Chemistry, University of Kerala and has 14 ½ years of teaching experience.

Educational Qualification

  • Ph.D (Coordination Chemistry) ,Department of Chemistry, University of Kerala, Trivandrum

  • M.Sc Chemistry, Kerala University, Trivandrum

Teaching Experience

  • Engaged in teaching of B.Sc Polymer Chemistry students since 1999 onwards till date.

Publication of articles in National journal

  • Synthesis and characterization of some multi-dentate ligand complexes of Mn(III) thiocyanate and selenocyanate” in the Indian Journal of Chemistry, 34A, 652-654 (1995).

  • Nickel (II) Thiocyanate and Selenocyanate Complexes of Some Chelating Ligands from 4-amino-1, 2-Dihydro-1, 5-Dimethyl-2- Phenyl -3H-Pyrazol-3-one” in the Oriental Journal of Chemistry, 16(3), 405-409 (2000).

Paper presentation

  • Paper on “Adulteration of Toddy and Ayurvedic Arishtom with Diazepam” at Tenth Kerala Science Congress , sponsored by STEC, Kerala, at Kozhikkode during 2-4 Jan 1999

Seminar/workshop attended

  • Workshop on “Designing Under Graduate Courses In Polymer Chemistry“ organized by the Kerala State Higher Education Council and University of Kerala on 17th & 18th June 2009 at the Department of Chemistry, University Of Kerala, Kariavattom Campus, Thiruvananthapuram.

  • Workshop on “Student Projects for B.Sc. Chemistry (Core )“ organized by the Department of Chemistry, University of Kerala, in association with the Academy of Chemistry Teachers(ACT), on 7th September 2012 at the Department of Chemistry, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram.

  • UGC sponsored National Level Workshop on Microscale Experiments in Chemistry “MEC 12“ from 26th to 28th November 2012 at Mahatma Gandhi College, Thiruvananthapuram.

  • Workshop on “Microscale Experiments in Chemistry” Organized by the Board of Studies in Chemistry (pass ), University of Kerala in association with ACT at HHMSPB NSS College for Women, Neeramankara on March 4th & 5th 2014. Sponsored by the KSHEC, Govt of Kerala.

Orientation /Refresher courses attended:

  • Attended the UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme in Multidiscipline from 05-06-02 to 02-07-02 at UGC Academic staff College, University of Kerala, Kariavattom.

  • Attended the UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Chemistry held from 08-05-2006 to 29-05-2006 at UGC Academic staff College, University of Kerala, Kariavattom.

  • Attended the UGC Sponsored Refresher Course in Chemistry held from 30-08-2007 to 20-09-2007 at UGC Academic staff College, University of Kerala, Kariavattom.

Professional Membership/Participation in Bodies /Committees on Education:

  • Member of Board of Studies, Polymer Chemistry, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram. From 20-06-2006 to 19-06-2009, from 08-07-2013 to 07-07-2016

  • Member of Board of Examiners of B.Sc Polymer Chemistry (CBCS), University of Kerala and was Chairman of first semester B.Sc. Polymer Chemistry Examination (2010 admission).

  • Member of Academy of Chemistry Teachers, University of Kerala.

  • Member of College Council, Chairman of DLMC, Science Club Coordinator etc.