Dr. Surinder Mehta

Dr. Surinder Mehta

Vice-Chancellor, University of Ladakh

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Prof. Dr S. K. Mehta, Fellow Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC) is Vice-Chancellor, University of Ladakh, UT and Professor at Department of Chemistry, Ex-Chairman, Chemistry and Ex-Director SAIF/CIL/UCIM, Panjab University, Chandigarh. He is among World's top 2% scientists declared by Stanford University in 2021.

He is highly active in significant areas of research like Metallo surfactant chemistry, nano electrochemical sensors, synthesis and application of semiconducting nanoparticles and colloidal chemistry, and nano-drug delivery systems. He has more than 376 publications in international journals of repute with an h-index of 52, Citation Index 9480, i10 226, and is an author of about 20 books/chapters. He is the recipient of renowned DAAD and JSPS fellowships, Bronze medal from Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI), Authors award by Royal Society of Chemistry (UK), Haryana VigyanRatna award, Prof. W.U. Malik Memorial Award of Indian Council of Chemists (ICC) and STE award. He has been a visiting scientist to the UK, Germany, Japan, USA and France and has guided 15 post-doctoral, 48 PhD and 50 Master's students and handled 20 Research projects.


Presently Vice-Chancellor, University of Ladakh & Expert Member at FELA-Foundation.

What you'll Learn

Chemistry, Materials Science, Physics and Astronomy, Chemical Engineering, Engineering, Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology, Environmental Science, Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics, Medicine, Mathematics, Business, Management and Accounting, Energy, Multidisciplinary, Agricultural and Biological Sciences etc.


Fela Experience


Royal Society of Chemistry

Fela Experience


University of Ladakh


Fela Experience

Professor at Department of Chemistry,

Ex-Chairman, Chemistry and Ex-Director SAIF/CIL/UCIM, Panjab University


Research Works


Role of nanomaterials as adsorbents in heavy metal ion removal from waste water: A review


Reduced graphene oxide-CdS heterostructure: An efficient fluorescent probe for the sensing of Ag(I) and sunset yellow and a v


Visible-light driven photocatalytic degradation of brilliant green dye based on cobalt tungstate (CoWO4) nanoparticles


Photoluminescent C-dots: An overview on the recent development in the synthesis, physiochemical properties and potential appl


N doped ZnO/C-dots nanoflowers as visible light driven photocatalyst for the degradation of malachite green dye in aqueous ph


Developments of Polysorbate (Tween) based microemulsions: Preclinical drug delivery, toxicity and antimicrobial applications

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