Gandhi Kumar Kar

Professor and Head of the Department

 I am am an Organic Chemist and engaged in both teaching (in the B.Sc Hons and M.Sc level) and research. My field of research is primarily Synthetic Organic Chemistry. Our group is engaged in the synthesis of β-lactams and γ-lactams, furo-natural products (furo-sesquiterpenes, furoquinone- diterpenoids), pyridocarbazoles, pyrroloindoles, polycyclic aza- and thia-arenens and their oxidative metabolitesetc of biological importance.

At present I am in the chair of Dean of Natural & Mathematical Sciences, Presidency Universit, kolkata with effect from September 2015.



Presidency University,
86/1 College Street, Kolkata - 700073,
West Bengal, India

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