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Ekta Sonker

Asst. Professor, Department of Chemistry
1 B.Sc.Organic ChemistryBanaras Hindu Univerity2013
2 NETChemical ScienceCSIR-UGC2014
3 MScOrganic ChemistryBanaras Hindu University 2015
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Conducting Polymers
S.NO.DesignationCollege/InstituteFromToTotal Exp.
1 Assistant ProfessorDDU Gorakhpur University03/07/2018 03/07/2022 (Till) 4 Years 0 Months
S.NO.YearTitle of the professional development ProgrammeDate and Duration (from – to)
1 2020UGC-Human Resource Development Centre Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, 117th Orientation Programme 04th-24th January, 2020


UG Experience: 2 Year(s)

PG Experience: 2 Year(s)


Total Research Experience:
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Conducting Polymers
1 Sonker, E.; Tiwari, R.; Singh, S.; Kumar, K.; Srivastava, P.; Krishnamoorthi,S. Vat Dye SafraninO- and Perylene-Based Conjugated Donor-Acceptor Polyimide as Sensitizer for Dye-Sensitized Solar CellsEnergy & Fuels202034, 14527-14534.
2 Sonker, E.; Tiwari, R.; Kumar, K.; Krishnamoorthi, S. Electrical properties of new polyazomethines. S N Applied Sciences 2020,2,1123.
3 TungalaK.Kumar, K.; Sonker, E.;Krishnamoorthi, S. Micellization ofamphiphilic host-guest inclusion complexes of polymers based on β-cyclodextrin trimer and adamantane Reactive and Functional PolymersReactiveand Functional Polymers2020157, 104771.
Tiwari, R.; Sonker, E.; Kumar, D.; Kumar, K.; Adhikary, P.; Krishnamoorthi, S. Preparation, characterization and electrical properties of alkali metal ions doped co-polymers based on TBF. Materials Science & Engineering B, 2020, 262, 114687.
5 Tiwari, R.; Sonker, E.; Verma, D. K.; Kumar, K.; Adhikarya, P.; Krishnamoorthi, S. Synthesis of In-situ doped Hydrazine-Oxalyl Chloride based polyamides and their ionic conductivity studies. Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 2020, 141, 109424.
6 Kiran, Sonker E.; Tungala, K.; Krishnamoorthi, S., Kumar K. Synthesis of IONP's decorated graft copolymers and study oftheir magnetic force–induced wastewater treatment, Polym Adv Technol, 202031, 60–72.

Kashi, V. K.; Karmakar, N. C.; Krishnamoorthi, S.; Sonker, E.; Adhikary, P.; Tiwari, R. Reducing the Dust Generation of Haul Road by Improving Water Holding Capacity with the Application of Synthesised Polyacrylamide at Laboratory Condition. Nature Environment and Pollution Technology2020, 19, 413-419.

8 Sonker, E.; Tiwari, R.; Adhikary, P.; Kumar, K.;Krishnamoorthi, S. Preparation of Ultra-High-Molecular-Weight Polyacrylamideby Vertical Solution Polymerization Technique. PES, 2019, 59, 1175-1181.
9 Kumar, K.; Adhikary, P.; Tungala, K.; Sonker, E.; Krishnamoorthi, S. Heavy metalsremoval by three arm star polymer based on 2, 4, 6-tris hydroxymethyl phenoland polyacrylamide. RJLBPCS,2017,3,45.
10 Tungala, K.; Maurya, A.; Adhikary, P.; Sonker, E.; Kerketta, A.; Karmakar, N.C.;  Krishnamoorthi, S. Flocculation characteristics of tapioca starch grafted polyacrylamide in kaolin and opencast coal mines dust suspensions and methylene blue dye removal. RJLBPCS,2017,2,138.

1. Program officer of NSS Chetna Unit
2  Chairperson Cross Country (Women)
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Awards & Fellowships

S.NO.TitleDescriptionAwarding Institute/BodyAward Date
1 UGC-NFSCNationalUGC16/04/2017

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