Welcome to the

PhD Student: Nitin Srivastava

Email: nitin3891{at}gmail.com
Phone: +91-993514-1890

Academic Qualifications:

Job 2015- State Govt. (Chhattisgarh)
Ph.D    2015 Banaras Hindu University Varanasi, India
M.Sc. 2007 University of Allahabad
B.Sc.        2004 University of Allahabad
Intermediate  1999 Govt. Inter College, Allahabad
High School 1997 Govt. Inter College, Allahabad


List of Publications:

  1.  “5-[{(2-Hydroxynaphthalen-1-yl)methylene}amino]pyrmidine-2,4(1H,3H)-dione

as Al3+ selective colorimetric and fluorescent chemosensor” V.P.Singh, K. Tiwari, M. Mishra, N. Srivastava, S. Saha, Sensors and Actuators B, (2013), 182, 546–554.

  1. “Water Square (uudd) in Novel CuII Framework Structures Built from Isomeric (Aminomethyl)pyridines and Oxalate: Synthesis, Structure, Spectral and DFT Studies”, M. Shukla, B. Kharediya, N. Srivastava, S. Saha and S. Sunkari, Polyhedron, (2013) 54, 164-172.
  1. Heteroleptic Dipyrrinato Complexes Containing 5‑Ferrocenyldipyrromethene and Dithiocarbamates as Coligands: Selective Chromogenic and Redox Probes”, R. K. Gupta, R. Pandey, R. Singh, N.Srivastava, B. Maiti, Satyen Saha, P. Li, Q. Xu, D. S. Pandey, Inorg. Chem., (2012), 51, 8916–8930.
  2. “Investigation of Ground State Charge Transfer Complex between Paracetamol and p-Chloranil through DFT and UV-visible studies”, Madhulata Shukla, N. Srivastava, Satyen Saha, J. Molecular Structure, (2012). 1021, 153-157.
  3. “Inter- and intramolecular Mitsunobu reaction and metal complexation study: synthesis of S-amino acids derived chiral 1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinoxaline, benzo-annulated [9]-N3 peraza, [12]-N4 peraza-macrocycles”. K. Samanta, N. Srivastava, Satyen Saha and G. Panda. Org. Biomol. Chem.,( 2012) 10, 1553-1564.
  4. An unusal way to synthesize 1-nitronaphthalene from 1-amino-5-nitronaphthalene. N. Srivastava, M. Shukla and Satyen Saha, African J Pharmacy and Pharmacology, (2011), 5(4), 542-546.
  5. Synthesis, structure, UV-visible-IR spectra, magnetism and theoretical studies on CuII[(2-aminomethyl)pyridine](thiocyanate)2 and comparisons with an analogous CuII complex. M. Shukla, N. Srivastava, Satyen Saha, T. R. Rao, and S. S. Sunkari, Polyhedron (2011), 30, 754.
  6. Theoretical and spectroscopic studies of 1-butyl-3- methyl imidazolium iodide room temperature ionic liquid: Its differences with chloride and bromide derivatives. M. Shukla, N. Srivastava and Satyen Saha*, J. Mol. Struct. (2010), 975, 349-356.
  7. An unusal effect of charcoal on the purification of alkylimidazolium iodide room temperature ionic liquids. N. Srivastava, M. Shukla and Satyen Saha*, Ind. J. Chem.: Section A, (2010), 49A, 757 - 761.


Articles/Chapters Published in Books:


Title with page nos.

Book title  & Publisher


Whether peer reviewed.

No. of co-authors

first author or co-author


“Interactions and Transitions in Imidazolium Cation Based Ionic Liquids” edited by Scott T Handy. (October 2011)

“Ionic Liquids - Classes and Properties”
Publisher:  InTech open access publisher.

ISBN 978-953-307-634-8





 Papers Presented in Conference, Seminars, Workshops, Symposia:     


Title of Paper

Title of Conference/ Seminar


International/ National


Synthesis and electrochemical ….insitu generated I2.

Indo-US workshop on Electrocatalytic Materials for fuel and biofuel cells. During Feb 26-28, 2013 in Chemistry, BHU.

Indo-US Science and Tech. Forum.



Cation-anion interactions in ionic liquids as studied by spectroscopic and DFT studies

7th RSC-CRSI and 15th CRSI Symposium in Chemistry, during 31st Jan. to 3rd Feb. 2013 at Department of Chemistry, BHU.

CRSI, Bangalore and Chemistry, BHU.




7th RSC-CRSI symposium in Chemistry, during 31st Jan. to 3rd Feb. 2013 at Department of Chemistry, BHU.

CRSI, Bangalore and Chemistry, BHU.



Malviyaji: A rare combination of Honestry, devotion and true patriotism

International BHU Alumni Meet (IBAM 2012) during Dec. 23-24, 2012 in BHU.




Small change big effect: Raman Spectroscopic and ….ionic liquids.”

23rd International Conference on Raman Spectroscopy (ICORS 2012) organized by during 13th – 17th August, 2012.

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore



Thermal and Physical Properties of Imidazolium cation based Ionic Liquids

6th National Conference On Thermophysical Properties during October 11th to 13th 2011

Dept.Appl. Phys., IIT-BHU



The Colour Issue: Should disubstituted imidazolium halide ionic liquids be coloured?

National Symposium in Emerging Trends in Chemical Sciences, 19-20th Feb., 2011.

Dept. of Chemistry, BHU



Spectroscopic and theoretical studies of interactions in ionic liquids

13th Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) national symposium and CRSI-RSC conference in Chemistry held in and KIIT, Bhubaneswar during 4th – 6th Feb. 2011.

National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar



1-alkyl-3-methylimidazolium ionic liquids having insitu generated I2: New materials for the application in electrochemical cells

International Conference on Multifunctional Materials (ICMM-2010) during 6-9th Dec., 2010.

Physics department, BHU



Spectroscopic characterization of halide ionic liquids

“National Conference on Experimental Tools For Materials Science Research: State of Art” during 3-4th Dec. 2010.