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Dr. Pamita Awasthi

Associate Professor

Research interests/Areas- • Synthesis and Biological evaluation of analogues of mitoxantrone – As a potential Anticancer Agents • Interaction of mitoxantrone and its synthesised analogues with DNA sequences using 2D NMR, UV-Visible spectroscopy, Fluorescence spectroscopy, Cyclic voltametery, Viscosity and Molecular Modeling tools in order to design and develop new class of anticancer drugs. • Synthesis, Structural Study (using 1D NMR, FT-IR, Mass etc. spectroscopic tools), Biological study and field evaluation of Juvenile Hormone Analogues (Insect Growth Regulators) containing diverse structural features as a potential environment friendly green pesticides. • Computer Aided Molecule Design using DISCOVERY STUDIO (DST-SERB young scientist project), AUTO DOCK, GAUSSIAN, AMBER .18 (gifted by Dr. Davis Case Rutgers University) etc.

Name : Dr. Pamita Awasthi
Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Chemistry
Qualification : Ph.D
Phone : 254140
Email ID : pamita@nith.ac.in
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General Information



Name : Dr. Pamita Awasthi
Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Chemistry
Qualification : Ph.D
Date of Birth : 10/03/1972
Date of joining : 27/07/2007

Contact Details

Phone : 254140
Email ID : pamita@nith.ac.in

Specialization

Position Held



Position Department Name Institute Name Time Period

Educational Qualification



Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph.D 2000 Chemistry Department, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
M.Sc 1994 Chemistry Department, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
B.Sc (Hons.) 1992 St. Bede's Collage Shimla
Post Doctoral 2003 Department of Biotechnology, IIT- Roorkee

Honors & Recognitions Achieved



Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Merit fellowship Fifth position in Merit B.Sc(Hons.) H.P. University 1992
2 Post-Doctoral fellowship Research associate CSIR-HRD 2006

Research Experience



Research Interests : 1. Synthesis of natural product mimics (Juvenile hormone analogues- A sesquiterpieoide class of compounds; 9,10 anthraquinone class of anticancer candidates) 2. Bioassay and biophysical studies on ligand- receptor interaction. 3. Semiemperical and quantum chemical studies on small molecules using computation chemistry tools. 4. 2D -NMR structural configuration of small molecules
Brief Research Statement :

Journal Publications



Year Author(s) Title & Vol. No. Journal Name Indexing (SCI) Web of Science/Scopus
2022 Anjali Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, cytotoxic evaluation and ct-DNA binding of series of 1, 4-disubstituted anthraquinone-sulfonamide conjugates Journal of Chemical Sciences -
2022 Kirna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Isoleucine with secondary sulfonamide functionality as anticancer, antibacterial and antifungal agents Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2022 Harsh Kumar, Jasmeet Kaur, Pamita Awasthi Investigation of aggregation and surface active properties of cationic Gemini surfactants in the presence of antidepressant drug Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects -
2022 Vandna Devi, Neetika Kumari, Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, characterization and insect growth regulating study of beta-alanine substituted sulfonamide derivatives as juvenile hormone mimics Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon and the Related Elements -
2022 Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, structural, DFT and bio-assay of novel ethyl 3-(2-(4-chlorophenoxy) acetamido) propanoate on Galleria mellonela (wax moth)–a juvenile hormone mimic as potential Journal of Molecular Structure -
2021 Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Juvenile hormone mimics with phenyl ether and amide functionality to be insect growth regulators (IGRs): synthesis, characterization, computational and biological study Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2021 Harsh Kumar, Jasmeet Kaur, Pamita Awasthi Scrutinizing the Micellization Behaviour of 14-2-14 Gemini Surfactant and Tetradecyltrimethylammonium Bromide in Aqueous Solutions of Betaine Hydrochloride Journal of Molecular Liquids -
2021 Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, characterization, in vivo, molecular docking, ADMET and HOMO-LUMO study of Juvenile hormone analogues having sulfonamide feature as an insect growth regulators. Journal of Molecular Structure -
2021 Pamita Awasthi, Anjali Sharma, Manu Vatsal Spectroscopic, viscometric and computational binding study of 1 and 2 substituted anthraquinone analogs to be potential anti-cancer agents. Journal of Molecular Structure -
2020 Kirna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Sulfonamide phenylalanine (SPA) series of analogues as an antibacterial, antifungal, anticancer agents along with p53 tumor suppressor-DNA complex inhibitor–part Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2020 Manpreet Singh, Pamita Awasthi, Virender Singh Iodine Catalysed Synthesis of Luminescent β‐Carboline Tethered Thiazolo[4,5‐c]carbazole and Naphtho[2,1‐d]thiazole Derivatives and Estimation of their Light European Journal of Organic Chemistry -
2019 Pamita Awasthi, Manu Vatsal, Anjali Sharma Structural and biological study of synthesized anthraquinone series of compounds with sulfonamide feature. Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2019 Pamita Awasthi, Kirna Devi Structural characterization, photoluminescence, computational studies and bioassay of newly synthesized N-(3-oxo-3-morpholino-1-phenyl-propyl) benzo sulfonamide with Research on Chemical Intermediates -
2018 Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi Titanium based mixed ligand complexes: Synthesis, spectroscopic and in vitro antiproliferative studies. Inorganic and Nano-Metal Chemistry -
2018 Manu Vatsal, Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Structural and theoretical study of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(2-benzosulfonamide)-propyl amido]–anthracene-9, 10-dione to be i-motif inhibitor. Journal of Molecular Structure -
2018 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Archana Thakur, Kiran Nehra, Pamita Awasthi, Rajeev Kaushal, Saroj Arora Synthesis, spectral characterization, antibacterial and anticancer activity of some titanium complexes. Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry (Formerly Current Medicinal Chemistry-Anti-Cancer Agents) -
2016 Priyanka Sharma, Sunil Thakur, Pamita Awasthi In silico and bio assay of juvenile hormone analogs as an insect growth regulator against Galleria mellonella (wax moth) – Part I. Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2015 Pamita Awasthi, Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Mohan Kumar, Shrikant Kukreti Comparative In Vitro Binding Studies of TiCl2 (dpme) 2, Ti (ada) 2 (bzac) 2, and TiCl2 (bzac)(bpme) Titanium Complexes with Calf-Thymus DNA. Biochemistry research international -
2015 Priyanka Sharma, Sunil Thakur, Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, characterization, biological evaluation and docking study of heterocyclic-based synthetic sulfonamides as potential pesticide against G. mellonella. Applied biochemistry and biotechnology -
2015 Pamita Awasthi, Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Mohan Kumar, Shrikant Kukreti Comparative in vitro binding studies of Ti [Cl. sub. 2][(dpme). sub. 2], Ti [(ada). sub. 2][(bzac). sub. 2], and Ti [Cl. sub. 2](bzac)(bpme) titanium complexes with calf-thymus DNA. Biochemistry Research International -
2014 Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, structural elucidation, and in vitro antiproliferative activities of mixed-ligand titanium complexes. Medicinal Chemistry Research -
2014 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, Sweta Tripathi, TP Pradeep, Maya S Nair, Ritu Barthwal NMR-based structure of anticancer drug mitoxantrone stacked with terminal base pair of DNA hexamer sequence d-(ATCGAT)2 Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2014 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi Research Article Synthesis, Spectral Characterization, and Antiproliferative Studies of Mixed Ligand Titanium Complexes of Adamantylamine. Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications -
2013 Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Ritu Barthwal Multispectroscopic methods reveal different modes of interaction of anti cancer drug mitoxantrone with Poly (dG-dC). Poly (dG-dC) and Poly (dA-dT). Poly (dA-dT). Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology -
2013 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, Maya Nair, Ritu Barthwal Interaction of anticancer drug mitoxantrone with DNA hexamer sequence d-(CTCGAG) 2 by absorption, fluorescence and circular dichroism spectroscopy. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology -
2013 A Pamita, S Priyanka Designing and binding mode prediction of juvenile hormone analogues as potential inhibitor for Galleria mellonella. Journal of Computer Science and Systems Biology -
2013 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Pamita Awasthi, Kiran Nehra Syntheses, characterization, and antibacterial study of titanium complexes. Turkish Journal of Chemistry -
2013 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, Barthwal Ritu Comparative Molecular Modeling Study of Binding of Mitoxantrone with d-(ATCGAT) 2 and d-(CTCGAG) 2 Hexamer DNA Sequences nternational Journal of Current Research and Review -
2013 Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Lalit K Awasthi, Ritu Barthwal Interaction of Mitoxantrone and its Analogs with Methylated and Non-methylated CpG Islands in Tetrameric DNA Sequences: A Molecular Modeling Study . International Journal of Drug Design and Discovery -
2012 P Awasthi, P Sharma In silico screening of the juvabione category of juvenile hormone analogues with juvenile hormone binding protein of Galleria mellonella – a docking study. Taylor & Francis Group : SAR and QSAR in Environmental Research -
2011 R Kaushal, N Kumar, R Kaushal, P Awasthi An insight into metal based anti-cancer drugs. Int J Curr Res Rev -
2008 Pamita Awasthi, RK Mahajan Synthesis of some sulphonamide insect juvenile hormone - Part I Synthesis of some sulphonamide insect juvenile hormone-Part I -
2006 Ritu Barthwal, Uma Sharma, Nandana Srivastava, Monica Jain, Pamita Awasthi, Manpreet Kaur, Sudhir Kumar Barthwal, Girjesh Govil Structure of daunomycin complexed to d-TGATCA by two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy European journal of medicinal chemistry -
2004 Ritu Barthwal, Pamita Awasthi, Manpreet Kaur, Uma Sharma, Nandana Srivastava, SK Barthwal, Girjesh Govil Structure of DNA sequence d-TGATCA by two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and restrained molecular dynamics. Journal of structural biology -
2003 Ritu Barthwal, Monica, Pamita Awasthi, Nandana Srivastava, Uma Sharma, Manpreet Kaur, Girjesh Govil Structure of DNA hexamer sequence d-CGATCG by two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and restrained molecular dynamics Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics -
2002 Ved Parkash Patial and Pamita Sharma R.K.Mahajan Juvenile Hormone like substances: Part XV-Synthesis and biological activities of some juvenile hormone analogues containing sulphonamide feature. CSIR-NISCAIR : Indian Journal of Chemistry -

Conference Publications



Year Author(s) Title Conference name with place Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2021 Neetika Kumari, Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Quantum Chemical and Molecular Docking Study of commercially used Insect Growth Regulators 27 th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences (CONIAPS XXVIII) On "Recent Advances in Catalysis Science & Engineering (RACSE)" -
2021 Anjali Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Comparative computational docking study of Mitoxantrone and 2-[1-oxo- 3-phenyl-2-(benzosulfonamide)-propylamido]-anthracene-9,10-dione (B1) with parallel G- Quaderuplex DNA (d-(TTGGGGT)4) fragment of telomeric junction 27 th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences (CONIAPS XXVIII) On "Recent Advances in Catalysis Science & Engineering (RACSE)" -
2018 Anjali Sharma, Manu Vatsal, Ankush Thakur, Aditya Goyal, Kamlesh Kumar, Monika Guleria, Rakesh Ranjan, Sachin Tiwari, Pamita Awasthi Interaction study of 9(10H)-acridanone with ct-DNA using UV-Visible, Fluorescence & Viscometric techniques 71th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Seamless Chemical Engineering in service of Humanity: Innovations, Opportunities & Challenges (CHEMCON–2018), Department of Chemical Engineering, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar. -
2018 Manu Vatsal, Anjali Sharma, Vikas Kumar, Sushil kumar, Dilip Garg, Rahul Yadav, Udit Khandara, Rajesh Kumar, Pamita Awasthi Atomic interaction pattern of anthraquinone with polyAT.polyAT sequence BICON-2018, Biyani Girls College, Jaipur. -
2018 Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Structural and theoretical study of N-[3-oxoanilino-propyl]benzene sulfonamide to be insect growth regulators : A quantum chemical approach 71th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Seamless Chemical Engineering in Service of Humanity: Innovations, Opportunities & Challenges (CHEMCON-2018) -
2018 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Kiran Nehra, Pamita Awasthi*. Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Study of Titanium(IV) Complexes. National Symposium on Biotechnology: Present Status and Future Prospectus. March 15-16, 2013. Deenbandhu Chotu Ram University of Science and Technology Murthal, Sonepat-131039. (copy not enclosed) Best oral presentation award -
2018 Nitesh Kumar1, Raj Kaushal1, Saroj 2 Arora, shrikant kukreti 3 Pamita Awasthi Synthesis, Characterization, Cytotoxic and DNA binding studies of titanium complexes Recent development in chemical sciences and technology: Yound scientist meet. NIT-Rourkela -
2017 Kirna Devi and Pamita Awasthi* Synthesis, Spectral and Docking studies of New Sulfonamide Compounds Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences And Engineering 13-14 Oct. 2017 at NIT- Hamirpur (H.P) -
2017 Pamita Awasthi* and Vandana Devi Thermodynamic, Docking study and Structural Analysis of N-(6methyl-2-oxo-3-oxa-heptanyl) Benzene Sulfonamide and Juvenile Hormone as Insect growth regulators Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences And Engineering 13-14 Oct. 2017 NIT- Hamirpur (H.P) -
2017 Manu Vatsal, Anjali Sharma, S.S.Kanwar, Ritu Kapoor, Pamita Awasthi* MIC for determination of Antibacterial behavior of suffonamide derivatives: A quantum Chemical Approach Recent Trends inChemical Sciences And Engineering 13-14 Oct. 2017 NIT- Hamirpur (H.P) -
2017 Kirna Devi and Pamita Awasthi* Synthesis, Characterization, molecular simulation, antibacterial and antiofungal activities of new sulfonamide compounds National conference on role of biophysics in academia and industry, Punjab University -
2017 PamitaAwasthi*, Vandna, Manu Vatsal, Kirna Devi Thermodynamic and structural study of n-(1-isopropyl-2-oxo-3-aza-butanyl)benz ene sulfonamide and1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-2-(p-tosylamide)-propylamido] anthracene9, 10 dione. Recent trends in plant and environmental science -
2017 Manu vatsal; Pamita Awasthi Molecular modeling of 1{1-oxo-3(3-methyl-2)p-tosylamide)-butyl amido]-anthracene 9,10-dione with d(TCCCCC) to be i-motif inhibitor NanoSciTech2017, 8-10 Nov. 2017 PU, Chandigarh -
2017 Priyanka Sharma and Pamita Awasthi Comparative Molecular Modelling of Various Non-terpenoids JHAs against Insect pests. National Conference on Advances in Basic & Applied Sciences at Career Point University, Hamirpur (H.P.) -
2016 Pamita Awasthi*, Manu Vatsal Molecular docking study of1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(-2-benzosulfonamide-)-propyl amido] - anthracene-9, 10-dione with ds-DNA to be a potential anticancer agent in Improving Quality of life using nanotechnology International conference on Improving Quality of life using nanotechnology: Potential role of polymers at Panjab University -
2016 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma “Docking Study of Synthesized Juvenile Hormone Analogues as an Insect Growth 27Regulators” Growth Regulators” 14th International Conference on Modelling and Simulation, (UKSim) - 2012. Cambridge University -
2016 Priyanka Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Comparative Insect Growth Regulators Effect of two sulfonamide series on Galleria mellonella (Greater wax moth)-New Approach towards Development of Biofriendly Pesticides. National Conference on Recent Innovations in Science & Engineering at Career Point University, Hamirpur (H.P.) -
2015 Pamita Awasthi*, Manu Vatsal, Shamsher Singh Kanwar. Molecular modeling, structural and cytotoxic study of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(-2-benzosulfonamide- )-propyl amido] - anthracene-9,10-dione International conference on science, technology and management -
2015 Pamita Awasthi*, Kirna, Shilpa Dogra, Manu Vatsal, Ritu Barthwal. Comparative in silico and in vitro study of N-(1-methyl-2-Oxo-2-N-methyl anilino-ethyl) benzene sulfonamide and its analogues as an anticancer agent Name of Conference and Dates ICC 2015: XIII International Conference on Chemistry, London, UK World academy of Science, Engineering ICC 2015: XIII International Conference on Chemistry, London, UK World academy of Science, Engineering -
2015 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma In silico and in vivo study of phenoxy derivatives of sulfonamides as potential Juvenile Hormone Analogs against Galleria mellonella. National Symposium on Biophysics & Golden Jubilee Meeting of Indian Biophysical Society at Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi -
2015 Priyanka Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Molecular modeling study of various synthetic JHAs containing varied functionality. International Conference On Recent Trends In Engineering Science And Management (ICRTESM-2015) at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU, Convention Center),New Delhi -
2015 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma Synthesis, characterization and in vivo study of non terpenoids derivative of sulfonamides as Juvenile Hormone Analogs against Galleria mellonella. National Symposium on recent trends in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Society at GNU Amritsar -
2014 Pamita Awasthi*, Kirna, Manu Vatsal. Synthesis, 1HNMR, C13NMR, ESI-MASS, IR Spectral and Guassian study of N-(4-oxo-2-methyl-3-benzosulfonamide- butyl) N-Aminoanthraquinone- An anticancer Agent National Conference on 4th National Symposium on Advances in Chemical Sciences, GNDU Amritsar , Punjab -
2014 Pamita Awasthi*, Manu Vatsal, Kirna. Synthesis,1H-NMR,13C NMR, ESI-MASS, IR Spectral and Gaussian study of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(-2-benzosulfonamide- )-propyl amido] - anthracene-9,10-dione to be potential anticancer agent 51st Annual Convention of Chemist; Dec9-12, 2014. organized by : The Indian Chemical Society- Kurukshetra -
2014 Pamita Awasthi*, Kirna, Manu Vatsal, Ritu Barthwal 2D NMR, COSY, HSQC structural study of N-(4-oxo-2methyl-3benzosulfonamide-)N -aminoanthraquinone as an anticancer agent Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology -
2014 Kirna Devi and Pamita Awasthi* Synthesis, 1HNMR, C13NMR, ESI-MASS, IR spectral study of N-_3-oxo-3-morpholino-1-phenyl-propyl) Benzenesulfonamide as anticancer, antibacterial, antiviral, diuretic, anti-inflamatory and antifungal agent Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology -
2014 Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal , Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Shrikant Kukreti, Pamita Awasthi* In-vitro cytotoxic and calf-thymus DNA-binding studies of some titanium complexes Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology -
2013 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Pamita Awasthi*. Synthesis, characterization and in vitro cytotoxic studies of mixed ligand titanium complexes. Fiftieth annual convention of chemists 2013. December 04-07, 2013. Punjab university Chandigarh. -
2013 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi* Synthesis, structural elucidation and in vitro antiproliferative activities of mixed ligand titanium complexes International conference on interdisciplinary areas with chemical sciences. -
2011 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma * In silico screening of Juvenile Hormone Analogues: a docking study International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communication NIT Hamirpur -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma Computer Aided Designing of Juvenile Hormone Analogues as a Potential Pesticide Based on Ligand - Receptor Interaction - A Docking Study. Conference: International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, BIOCOMP -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma “Computer aided designing of Juvenile Hormone Analogues as a potent pesticide based on Ligand - receptor interaction - A Docking Study” 11th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma “Designing and Synthesis of Juvenile Hormone Analogues as a potential pesticide Forty Seventh Annual Convention of Chemists 2010 and International Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Sciences, Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur -
2010 Pamita1 Awasthi* & Shilpa Dogra1Ritu Barthwal Research Article Synthesis, Spectral Characterization, and Antiproliferative Studies of Mixed Ligand Titanium Complexes of Adamantylamine. Symposium on Recent Trends in Biophysics & Workshop on Emerging Techniques of Biophysics at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA -
2010 Pamita Awasthi*, Priyanka Sharma and R.K.Mahanjan Docking studies of synthesized Juvenile Hormone Analogues with its receptor sites Symposium on Recent Trends in Biophysics & Workshop on Emerging Techniques of Biophysics at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma In silico computational study of synthesized and proposed JHA with its receptor site National conference on Advances in polymer Science and Technology, Hamirpur (H.P) -
2010 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, ISpectroscopic studies on interaction of mitoxantrone with poly dA-dT base pair of DNA National conference on Advances in polymer Science and Technology, Hamirpur (H.P) -
2010 Pamita Awasthi*, Priyanka Sharma, Shilpa Dogra, R.K. Mahajan and Ritu Barthwal Synthesis and 2D-NMR studies of Juvenile Hormone Analogues Symposium of recent developments and applications of Biomedical Magnetic Resonance and the 16th conference of National Magnetic Resonance Society CBMR, SGPGI, Lucknow -
2011 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma * Synthesis of Juvenile Hormone Analogues; designed feature based upon docking study. 7th Asian Biophysics Association (ABA) Symposium & Annual Meeting of the Indian Biophysical Society at Indian Habitat Center, New Delhi, India -
2009 Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Lalit K. Awasthi, Ritu Barthwal Interactions of Mitoxantrone and its Analogues with DNA Tetramer Sequences- A Molecular Modeling Study. Conference: International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, BIOCOMP -
2006 Ramamurthy Nagarajan, M. Diwan, Pamita Awasthi, Aviral Shukla Optimization of Ultrasonic Cleaning for Erosion-Sensitive Microelectronic Components Conference: Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference, 2006. ASMC -

Research Projects



Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction Order Sanction Date
Principal Investigator Young Scientist “Juvenile harmone Analogues as potential pesticides: Designing, synthesis, characterization, biological evaluation and field testing” DST-SERB 31/08/2009 31/07/2013 13 lacs complete nil Anx 31/07/2013
Scientist mentor DST-WOS-A Synthesis, Characterization, Biological and Computational study of series of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-2(benzosulfonamide)-propylamido]-anthracene-9,10-dione analogs-Anthraquinone based anticancer drugs DST 31/05/2017 30/06/2020 24 lacs completed Nil Anx 31/05/2017
Scientist mentor Research Project Field Efficacy of JH mimics as Nano Pesticides: A new generation Nanocides DST 08/10/2021 08/10/2024 31,36, 222/- on-going Dr. Priyanka DST/WOS-B/AFE-29/2021 (G) 08/10/2021

Research Supervision



Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Suprivisor(s)
Ph.D Shilpa Dogra Studies on interactions of anthraquinone based anticancer drug mitoxantrone with different DNA sequences Completed 2015 Dr. Nayar
Ph.D Priyanka Sharma Computational designing, synthesis and biological evaluation of juvenile hormone analogues as a potential pesticide Completed 2016 None
Ph.D Nitesh Kumar Synthesis, characterization, cytotoxic and DNA binding studies of Titanium complexes Completed 2016 Dr. Raj Kaushal
Ph.D Manu Vatsal Synthesis, characterization, biological and computational studies of anthraquinine based drugs to be potential anticancer agents Completed 2020 None
Ph.D Ar. Veenu Shree Study of ventilation and indoor paints in primary school classrooms of composite climate for monitoring its indoor air quality - Case study hamirpur (H.P.) Completed 2020 Dr. Bhanu Marwah
Ph.D Anjali Sharma Drug-DNA interactions of synthesized analogues of anthracycline class of anticancer drugs using spectroscopic and computational tools- A novel approach to develop new class of drug candidates. Thesis submitted 2022 None
Ph.D Nitika Bali Synthetic, computational and biological study of analogues of Juvenile hormone analogues to be potential Insect Growth Regulators Ongoing 0 None
Ph.D Kirna Devi Synthesis, characterization, biological screening and computational studies of sulphonamide analogues to be multifunctional agents completed 2021 None
Ph.D Vandana Devi Synthesis, Characterization, computational and bioassay of juvenile hormone analogues to be insect growth regulators Completed 2022 None
Ph.D Jaspreet Unraveling the micellization behavior of surfactants in the presence of different additives Thesis submitted 2022 Late (Dr. ) Harsh Manchanda as superviosr
Ph.D Arti Synthesis of an thraquinone and phenothiazine class of anticancer agents on-going 2023 None

Patents



Title Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status
Juvenile Hormone Mimics for silk moth(bombex mori): Green Approach to enhance silk production 201911047685 23/11/2019 DST Filled
Sulfonamide analogues to be anticancer, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, carbonic anhydrase inhibitor and antidiabetic agents 201711028145 31/07/2017 DST Filled

Teaching Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To Total Experience
Lecturere Department of Applied Sciences, NIT-Hamirpur 17/07/2005 27/07/2009 4
Assistant Professor or Reader Department of Chemistry, NIT-Hamirpur 09/07/2009 09/07/2012 3
Associate Professor Department of Chemistry, NIT-Hamirpur 09/07/2012 28/10/2020 8

Administrative Experience



Position Held Department and Organization From To
Faculty In-charge Central Library, NIT-H 10/04/2010 10/11/2012
Chairperson ICC (women cell) 11/09/2015 19/02/2019
warden Ambika Girls Hostel and Parbati Girls Hostel, NIT-H 27/07/2013 01/05/2018
Head of the Department Department of Chemistry, NIT-H 15/10/2014 30/08/2016
Head of the Department Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT-H 27/04/2016 23/04/2018
Member (Senate Nominee) Board of Governess, NIT-Hamirpur 01/07/2016 01/07/2018
Local Coordinator GIAN-MHRD 09/08/2015 21/02/2019
Member, BOG NIT Hamirpur 01/07/2016 31/07/2018
Associate Dean (FW) NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2018 31/05/2019
Member Secretary Chief Minister Star-up project 01/09/2017 28/10/2020
Nodal Officer Chief Minister Star-up project 01/12/2017 28/10/2020

Book/Chapters Written



Type Title Publisher Author(s) ISBN/ISSN No. Year
“Molecular Modeling Study of Interaction of Anthracene dione Class of Drug Mitoxantrone and Its Analogs with DNA Tetrameric Sequences” Software Tools and Algorithms for Biological Systems- Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 2011, Volume 696, Part 5 Springer-Verleg. Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Lalit K. Awasthi and Ritu Barthwal ISBN 978-1-4419-7046-6 2011

Expert Talks



Title Place Year Description of Event

Consultancy



Title of Consultancy Client Organization Faculty Involved Amount(INR) Status
Completed

International and National Exposure



Sr.No. Title Description

Conferences/Courses Organized



Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc Chemical Engineering Department Short Term Course on Learning CFD using ANSYS NIT-Hamirpur 16/05/2017 21/05/2017 Coordinator
stc Chemical Engineering Department NIT-Hamirpur Short Term Course on computation Fluid dynamics and Heat Transfer NIT-Hamirpur 05/09/2016 10/09/2016 Co-Chairman
stc JNGEC, Sunder Nagar One week Induction Training Program Sunder Nagar 02/08/2014 06/08/2014 Convener
stc Chemical Engineering Department Fundamentals of fluid mechanics and its application in industry NIT-Hamirpur 17/09/2017 22/12/2017 Organizing secretary
stc Department of CSE Short Term course on Sensor Based Embedded Systems Design (SESD-2016) NIT-Hamirpur 18/07/2016 29/07/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Chemistry Short Term Course on Advanced Nanomaterials: Applications in Disease Diagnosis and Imaging NIT-Hamirpur 30/05/2016 03/06/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Civil Engineering Short term Course on Characterizing the uncertainties in climate change impacts assessment for water resources NIT-Hamirpur 22/02/2016 26/01/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Civil Engineering Landslide hazards and related phenomena NIT-Hamirpur 16/05/2016 20/05/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Electrical Engineering PMSM and BLDC motor drive system NIT-Hamirpur 18/12/2017 29/12/2017 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Applied science STC Under community development on challenges and opportunities in sci. and technology NIT-Hamirpur 14/06/2010 18/06/2010 Co-Coordinator
stc Department of Chemistry Short Term Course Chemical and Biochemical and Environmental issues related to cancer and solutions addressing the problem under GIAN NIT-Hamirpur 11/09/2017 17/09/2017 Local coordinator And Course coordinator
stc Chemical Engineering Department Emerging electrical energy storage application NIT-Hamirpur 11/12/2017 16/12/2016 Local coordinator and Course coordinator
stc Chemical Engineering Department Industrial waste and hazard management NIT-Hamirpur 15/01/2018 20/01/2018 Coordinator
stc Department of Civil Engineering Structural health monitoring by full-filed measurement technique and simulation model. NIT-Hamirpur 16/06/2018 22/06/2018 Local coordinator
stc Department of Chemistry Challenges and opportunities in science and Technology NIT-Hamirpur 14/06/2010 18/06/2010 Co-cordinator
stc Department of Chemistry Short Term Course Chemical and Biochemical and Environmental issues related to cancer and solutions addressing the problem NIT-Hamirpur 11/09/2017 16/09/2017 Course coordinator
stc Department of Chemical Engineering Emerging electrical energy storage application NIT-Hamirpur 11/12/2017 16/12/2017 Course coordinator
conference Chemical Engineering Department National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences and Engineering RTCSE-2017 NIT-Hamirpur 13/10/2017 14/10/2017 Co-Chairman
conference Chemistry Department National Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Molecular Spectroscopy NIT-Hamirpur 01/10/2016 01/10/2016 Co-Chairman
conference Chemistry Department National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology (RTCET 2014) NIT-Hamirpur 29/05/2014 30/05/2014 Co-convener
conference Chemistry Department Advances in polymer science and technology-APST-2010 NIT-Hamirpur 22/10/2010 24/10/2010 Convener

Profile Summary

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Name : Dr. Pamita Awasthi
Designation : Associate Professor
Department : Chemistry
Qualification : Ph.D
Phone : 254140
Email ID : pamita@nith.ac.in
Profile URL : https://portfolios.nith.ac.in/index.php?/nith/dr-pamita-awasthi145
Date of Birth : 10/03/1972
Date of Joining : 27/07/2007

Specialization

Chemistry

Education Qualification


Name of the Degree Year of Passing Institute/University
Ph.D 2000 Chemistry Department, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
M.Sc 1994 Chemistry Department, Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla
B.Sc (Hons.) 1992 St. Bede's Collage Shimla
Post Doctoral 2003 Department of Biotechnology, IIT- Roorkee

Teaching Experience


Programme Name Department And Organization From To Total Experience
Lecturere Department of Applied Sciences, NIT-Hamirpur 17/07/2005 27/07/2009 4
Assistant Professor or Reader Department of Chemistry, NIT-Hamirpur 09/07/2009 09/07/2012 3
Associate Professor Department of Chemistry, NIT-Hamirpur 09/07/2012 28/10/2020 8

Administrative Experience


Position Held Department And Organization From To
Faculty In-charge Central Library, NIT-H 10/04/2010 10/11/2012
Chairperson ICC (women cell) 11/09/2015 19/02/2019
warden Ambika Girls Hostel and Parbati Girls Hostel, NIT-H 27/07/2013 01/05/2018
Head of the Department Department of Chemistry, NIT-H 15/10/2014 30/08/2016
Head of the Department Department of Chemical Engineering, NIT-H 27/04/2016 23/04/2018
Member (Senate Nominee) Board of Governess, NIT-Hamirpur 01/07/2016 01/07/2018
Local Coordinator GIAN-MHRD 09/08/2015 21/02/2019
Member, BOG NIT Hamirpur 01/07/2016 31/07/2018
Associate Dean (FW) NIT Hamirpur 01/05/2018 31/05/2019
Member Secretary Chief Minister Star-up project 01/09/2017 28/10/2020
Nodal Officer Chief Minister Star-up project 01/12/2017 28/10/2020

Research Experience

Research Interests : 1. Synthesis of natural product mimics (Juvenile hormone analogues- A sesquiterpieoide class of compounds; 9,10 anthraquinone class of anticancer candidates) 2. Bioassay and biophysical studies on ligand- receptor interaction. 3. Semiemperical and quantum chemical studies on small molecules using computation chemistry tools. 4. 2D -NMR structural configuration of small molecules
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Research Projects


Role Project Type Title Funding Agency From To Amount Status Co-Investigator Sanction OrderSanction Date
Principal Investigator Young Scientist “Juvenile harmone Analogues as potential pesticides: Designing, synthesis, characterization, biological evaluation and field testing” DST-SERB 31/08/2009 31/07/2013 13 lacs complete nil Anx 31/07/2013
Scientist mentor DST-WOS-A Synthesis, Characterization, Biological and Computational study of series of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-2(benzosulfonamide)-propylamido]-anthracene-9,10-dione analogs-Anthraquinone based anticancer drugs DST 31/05/2017 30/06/2020 24 lacs completed Nil Anx 31/05/2017
Scientist mentor Research Project Field Efficacy of JH mimics as Nano Pesticides: A new generation Nanocides DST 08/10/2021 08/10/2024 31,36, 222/- on-going Dr. Priyanka DST/WOS-B/AFE-29/2021 (G) 08/10/2021

Journal Publications


Year Author(s) Journal Name Title & Vol. No. Indexing (SCI/Web of science/Scopus)
2022 Anjali Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Chemical Sciences Synthesis, cytotoxic evaluation and ct-DNA binding of series of 1, 4-disubstituted anthraquinone-sulfonamide conjugates -
2022 Kirna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics Isoleucine with secondary sulfonamide functionality as anticancer, antibacterial and antifungal agents -
2022 Harsh Kumar, Jasmeet Kaur, Pamita Awasthi Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects Investigation of aggregation and surface active properties of cationic Gemini surfactants in the presence of antidepressant drug -
2022 Vandna Devi, Neetika Kumari, Pamita Awasthi Phosphorus, Sulfur, and Silicon and the Related Elements Synthesis, characterization and insect growth regulating study of beta-alanine substituted sulfonamide derivatives as juvenile hormone mimics -
2022 Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Molecular Structure Synthesis, structural, DFT and bio-assay of novel ethyl 3-(2-(4-chlorophenoxy) acetamido) propanoate on Galleria mellonela (wax moth)–a juvenile hormone mimic as potential -
2021 Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics Juvenile hormone mimics with phenyl ether and amide functionality to be insect growth regulators (IGRs): synthesis, characterization, computational and biological study -
2021 Harsh Kumar, Jasmeet Kaur, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Molecular Liquids Scrutinizing the Micellization Behaviour of 14-2-14 Gemini Surfactant and Tetradecyltrimethylammonium Bromide in Aqueous Solutions of Betaine Hydrochloride -
2021 Sharma, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Molecular Structure Synthesis, characterization, in vivo, molecular docking, ADMET and HOMO-LUMO study of Juvenile hormone analogues having sulfonamide feature as an insect growth regulators. -
2021 Pamita Awasthi, Anjali Sharma, Manu Vatsal Journal of Molecular Structure Spectroscopic, viscometric and computational binding study of 1 and 2 substituted anthraquinone analogs to be potential anti-cancer agents. -
2020 Kirna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics Sulfonamide phenylalanine (SPA) series of analogues as an antibacterial, antifungal, anticancer agents along with p53 tumor suppressor-DNA complex inhibitor–part -
2020 Manpreet Singh, Pamita Awasthi, Virender Singh European Journal of Organic Chemistry Iodine Catalysed Synthesis of Luminescent β‐Carboline Tethered Thiazolo[4,5‐c]carbazole and Naphtho[2,1‐d]thiazole Derivatives and Estimation of their Light -
2019 Pamita Awasthi, Manu Vatsal, Anjali Sharma Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics Structural and biological study of synthesized anthraquinone series of compounds with sulfonamide feature. -
2019 Pamita Awasthi, Kirna Devi Research on Chemical Intermediates Structural characterization, photoluminescence, computational studies and bioassay of newly synthesized N-(3-oxo-3-morpholino-1-phenyl-propyl) benzo sulfonamide with -
2018 Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi Inorganic and Nano-Metal Chemistry Titanium based mixed ligand complexes: Synthesis, spectroscopic and in vitro antiproliferative studies. -
2018 Manu Vatsal, Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Molecular Structure Structural and theoretical study of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(2-benzosulfonamide)-propyl amido]–anthracene-9, 10-dione to be i-motif inhibitor. -
2018 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Archana Thakur, Kiran Nehra, Pamita Awasthi, Rajeev Kaushal, Saroj Arora Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry (Formerly Current Medicinal Chemistry-Anti-Cancer Agents) Synthesis, spectral characterization, antibacterial and anticancer activity of some titanium complexes. -
2016 Priyanka Sharma, Sunil Thakur, Pamita Awasthi Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics In silico and bio assay of juvenile hormone analogs as an insect growth regulator against Galleria mellonella (wax moth) – Part I. -
2015 Pamita Awasthi, Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Mohan Kumar, Shrikant Kukreti Biochemistry research international Comparative In Vitro Binding Studies of TiCl2 (dpme) 2, Ti (ada) 2 (bzac) 2, and TiCl2 (bzac)(bpme) Titanium Complexes with Calf-Thymus DNA. -
2015 Priyanka Sharma, Sunil Thakur, Pamita Awasthi Applied biochemistry and biotechnology Synthesis, characterization, biological evaluation and docking study of heterocyclic-based synthetic sulfonamides as potential pesticide against G. mellonella. -
2015 Pamita Awasthi, Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Mohan Kumar, Shrikant Kukreti Biochemistry Research International Comparative in vitro binding studies of Ti [Cl. sub. 2][(dpme). sub. 2], Ti [(ada). sub. 2][(bzac). sub. 2], and Ti [Cl. sub. 2](bzac)(bpme) titanium complexes with calf-thymus DNA. -
2014 Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi Medicinal Chemistry Research Synthesis, structural elucidation, and in vitro antiproliferative activities of mixed-ligand titanium complexes. -
2014 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, Sweta Tripathi, TP Pradeep, Maya S Nair, Ritu Barthwal Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics NMR-based structure of anticancer drug mitoxantrone stacked with terminal base pair of DNA hexamer sequence d-(ATCGAT)2 -
2014 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi Bioinorganic Chemistry and Applications Research Article Synthesis, Spectral Characterization, and Antiproliferative Studies of Mixed Ligand Titanium Complexes of Adamantylamine. -
2013 Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Ritu Barthwal Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology Multispectroscopic methods reveal different modes of interaction of anti cancer drug mitoxantrone with Poly (dG-dC). Poly (dG-dC) and Poly (dA-dT). Poly (dA-dT). -
2013 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, Maya Nair, Ritu Barthwal Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology Interaction of anticancer drug mitoxantrone with DNA hexamer sequence d-(CTCGAG) 2 by absorption, fluorescence and circular dichroism spectroscopy. -
2013 A Pamita, S Priyanka Journal of Computer Science and Systems Biology Designing and binding mode prediction of juvenile hormone analogues as potential inhibitor for Galleria mellonella. -
2013 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Pamita Awasthi, Kiran Nehra Turkish Journal of Chemistry Syntheses, characterization, and antibacterial study of titanium complexes. -
2013 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, Barthwal Ritu nternational Journal of Current Research and Review Comparative Molecular Modeling Study of Binding of Mitoxantrone with d-(ATCGAT) 2 and d-(CTCGAG) 2 Hexamer DNA Sequences -
2013 Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Lalit K Awasthi, Ritu Barthwal International Journal of Drug Design and Discovery Interaction of Mitoxantrone and its Analogs with Methylated and Non-methylated CpG Islands in Tetrameric DNA Sequences: A Molecular Modeling Study . -
2012 P Awasthi, P Sharma Taylor & Francis Group : SAR and QSAR in Environmental Research In silico screening of the juvabione category of juvenile hormone analogues with juvenile hormone binding protein of Galleria mellonella – a docking study. -
2011 R Kaushal, N Kumar, R Kaushal, P Awasthi Int J Curr Res Rev An insight into metal based anti-cancer drugs. -
2008 Pamita Awasthi, RK Mahajan Synthesis of some sulphonamide insect juvenile hormone-Part I Synthesis of some sulphonamide insect juvenile hormone - Part I -
2006 Ritu Barthwal, Uma Sharma, Nandana Srivastava, Monica Jain, Pamita Awasthi, Manpreet Kaur, Sudhir Kumar Barthwal, Girjesh Govil European journal of medicinal chemistry Structure of daunomycin complexed to d-TGATCA by two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy -
2004 Ritu Barthwal, Pamita Awasthi, Manpreet Kaur, Uma Sharma, Nandana Srivastava, SK Barthwal, Girjesh Govil Journal of structural biology Structure of DNA sequence d-TGATCA by two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and restrained molecular dynamics. -
2003 Ritu Barthwal, Monica, Pamita Awasthi, Nandana Srivastava, Uma Sharma, Manpreet Kaur, Girjesh Govil Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics Structure of DNA hexamer sequence d-CGATCG by two-dimensional nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and restrained molecular dynamics -
2002 Ved Parkash Patial and Pamita Sharma R.K.Mahajan CSIR-NISCAIR : Indian Journal of Chemistry Juvenile Hormone like substances: Part XV-Synthesis and biological activities of some juvenile hormone analogues containing sulphonamide feature. -

Conference Publications


Year Author(s) Conference Title Indexing
2021 Neetika Kumari, Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi 27 th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences (CONIAPS XXVIII) On "Recent Advances in Catalysis Science & Engineering (RACSE)" Quantum Chemical and Molecular Docking Study of commercially used Insect Growth Regulators -
2021 Anjali Sharma, Pamita Awasthi 27 th International Conference of International Academy of Physical Sciences (CONIAPS XXVIII) On "Recent Advances in Catalysis Science & Engineering (RACSE)" Comparative computational docking study of Mitoxantrone and 2-[1-oxo- 3-phenyl-2-(benzosulfonamide)-propylamido]-anthracene-9,10-dione (B1) with parallel G- Quaderuplex DNA (d-(TTGGGGT)4) fragment of telomeric junction -
2018 Anjali Sharma, Manu Vatsal, Ankush Thakur, Aditya Goyal, Kamlesh Kumar, Monika Guleria, Rakesh Ranjan, Sachin Tiwari, Pamita Awasthi 71th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Seamless Chemical Engineering in service of Humanity: Innovations, Opportunities & Challenges (CHEMCON–2018), Department of Chemical Engineering, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar. Interaction study of 9(10H)-acridanone with ct-DNA using UV-Visible, Fluorescence & Viscometric techniques -
2018 Manu Vatsal, Anjali Sharma, Vikas Kumar, Sushil kumar, Dilip Garg, Rahul Yadav, Udit Khandara, Rajesh Kumar, Pamita Awasthi BICON-2018, Biyani Girls College, Jaipur. Atomic interaction pattern of anthraquinone with polyAT.polyAT sequence -
2018 Vandna Devi, Pamita Awasthi 71th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers Seamless Chemical Engineering in Service of Humanity: Innovations, Opportunities & Challenges (CHEMCON-2018) Structural and theoretical study of N-[3-oxoanilino-propyl]benzene sulfonamide to be insect growth regulators : A quantum chemical approach -
2018 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Kiran Nehra, Pamita Awasthi*. National Symposium on Biotechnology: Present Status and Future Prospectus. March 15-16, 2013. Deenbandhu Chotu Ram University of Science and Technology Murthal, Sonepat-131039. (copy not enclosed) Best oral presentation award Synthesis, Characterization and Antibacterial Study of Titanium(IV) Complexes. -
2018 Nitesh Kumar1, Raj Kaushal1, Saroj 2 Arora, shrikant kukreti 3 Pamita Awasthi Recent development in chemical sciences and technology: Yound scientist meet. NIT-Rourkela Synthesis, Characterization, Cytotoxic and DNA binding studies of titanium complexes -
2017 Kirna Devi and Pamita Awasthi* Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences And Engineering 13-14 Oct. 2017 at NIT- Hamirpur (H.P) Synthesis, Spectral and Docking studies of New Sulfonamide Compounds -
2017 Pamita Awasthi* and Vandana Devi Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences And Engineering 13-14 Oct. 2017 NIT- Hamirpur (H.P) Thermodynamic, Docking study and Structural Analysis of N-(6methyl-2-oxo-3-oxa-heptanyl) Benzene Sulfonamide and Juvenile Hormone as Insect growth regulators -
2017 Manu Vatsal, Anjali Sharma, S.S.Kanwar, Ritu Kapoor, Pamita Awasthi* Recent Trends inChemical Sciences And Engineering 13-14 Oct. 2017 NIT- Hamirpur (H.P) MIC for determination of Antibacterial behavior of suffonamide derivatives: A quantum Chemical Approach -
2017 Kirna Devi and Pamita Awasthi* National conference on role of biophysics in academia and industry, Punjab University Synthesis, Characterization, molecular simulation, antibacterial and antiofungal activities of new sulfonamide compounds -
2017 PamitaAwasthi*, Vandna, Manu Vatsal, Kirna Devi Recent trends in plant and environmental science Thermodynamic and structural study of n-(1-isopropyl-2-oxo-3-aza-butanyl)benz ene sulfonamide and1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-2-(p-tosylamide)-propylamido] anthracene9, 10 dione. -
2017 Manu vatsal; Pamita Awasthi NanoSciTech2017, 8-10 Nov. 2017 PU, Chandigarh Molecular modeling of 1{1-oxo-3(3-methyl-2)p-tosylamide)-butyl amido]-anthracene 9,10-dione with d(TCCCCC) to be i-motif inhibitor -
2017 Priyanka Sharma and Pamita Awasthi National Conference on Advances in Basic & Applied Sciences at Career Point University, Hamirpur (H.P.) Comparative Molecular Modelling of Various Non-terpenoids JHAs against Insect pests. -
2016 Pamita Awasthi*, Manu Vatsal International conference on Improving Quality of life using nanotechnology: Potential role of polymers at Panjab University Molecular docking study of1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(-2-benzosulfonamide-)-propyl amido] - anthracene-9, 10-dione with ds-DNA to be a potential anticancer agent in Improving Quality of life using nanotechnology -
2016 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma 14th International Conference on Modelling and Simulation, (UKSim) - 2012. Cambridge University “Docking Study of Synthesized Juvenile Hormone Analogues as an Insect Growth 27Regulators” Growth Regulators” -
2016 Priyanka Sharma, Pamita Awasthi National Conference on Recent Innovations in Science & Engineering at Career Point University, Hamirpur (H.P.) Comparative Insect Growth Regulators Effect of two sulfonamide series on Galleria mellonella (Greater wax moth)-New Approach towards Development of Biofriendly Pesticides. -
2015 Pamita Awasthi*, Manu Vatsal, Shamsher Singh Kanwar. International conference on science, technology and management Molecular modeling, structural and cytotoxic study of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(-2-benzosulfonamide- )-propyl amido] - anthracene-9,10-dione -
2015 Pamita Awasthi*, Kirna, Shilpa Dogra, Manu Vatsal, Ritu Barthwal. ICC 2015: XIII International Conference on Chemistry, London, UK World academy of Science, Engineering Comparative in silico and in vitro study of N-(1-methyl-2-Oxo-2-N-methyl anilino-ethyl) benzene sulfonamide and its analogues as an anticancer agent Name of Conference and Dates ICC 2015: XIII International Conference on Chemistry, London, UK World academy of Science, Engineering -
2015 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma National Symposium on Biophysics & Golden Jubilee Meeting of Indian Biophysical Society at Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi In silico and in vivo study of phenoxy derivatives of sulfonamides as potential Juvenile Hormone Analogs against Galleria mellonella. -
2015 Priyanka Sharma, Pamita Awasthi International Conference On Recent Trends In Engineering Science And Management (ICRTESM-2015) at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU, Convention Center),New Delhi Molecular modeling study of various synthetic JHAs containing varied functionality. -
2015 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma National Symposium on recent trends in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Society at GNU Amritsar Synthesis, characterization and in vivo study of non terpenoids derivative of sulfonamides as Juvenile Hormone Analogs against Galleria mellonella. -
2014 Pamita Awasthi*, Kirna, Manu Vatsal. National Conference on 4th National Symposium on Advances in Chemical Sciences, GNDU Amritsar , Punjab Synthesis, 1HNMR, C13NMR, ESI-MASS, IR Spectral and Guassian study of N-(4-oxo-2-methyl-3-benzosulfonamide- butyl) N-Aminoanthraquinone- An anticancer Agent -
2014 Pamita Awasthi*, Manu Vatsal, Kirna. 51st Annual Convention of Chemist; Dec9-12, 2014. organized by : The Indian Chemical Society- Kurukshetra Synthesis,1H-NMR,13C NMR, ESI-MASS, IR Spectral and Gaussian study of 1-[1-oxo-3-phenyl-(-2-benzosulfonamide- )-propyl amido] - anthracene-9,10-dione to be potential anticancer agent -
2014 Pamita Awasthi*, Kirna, Manu Vatsal, Ritu Barthwal Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology 2D NMR, COSY, HSQC structural study of N-(4-oxo-2methyl-3benzosulfonamide-)N -aminoanthraquinone as an anticancer agent -
2014 Kirna Devi and Pamita Awasthi* Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology Synthesis, 1HNMR, C13NMR, ESI-MASS, IR spectral study of N-_3-oxo-3-morpholino-1-phenyl-propyl) Benzenesulfonamide as anticancer, antibacterial, antiviral, diuretic, anti-inflamatory and antifungal agent -
2014 Nitesh Kumar, Raj Kaushal , Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Shrikant Kukreti, Pamita Awasthi* Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology In-vitro cytotoxic and calf-thymus DNA-binding studies of some titanium complexes -
2013 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Pamita Awasthi*. Fiftieth annual convention of chemists 2013. December 04-07, 2013. Punjab university Chandigarh. Synthesis, characterization and in vitro cytotoxic studies of mixed ligand titanium complexes. -
2013 Raj Kaushal, Nitesh Kumar, Ashun Chaudhary, Saroj Arora, Pamita Awasthi* International conference on interdisciplinary areas with chemical sciences. Synthesis, structural elucidation and in vitro antiproliferative activities of mixed ligand titanium complexes -
2011 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma * International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communication NIT Hamirpur In silico screening of Juvenile Hormone Analogues: a docking study -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma Conference: International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, BIOCOMP Computer Aided Designing of Juvenile Hormone Analogues as a Potential Pesticide Based on Ligand - Receptor Interaction - A Docking Study. -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma 11th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, “Computer aided designing of Juvenile Hormone Analogues as a potent pesticide based on Ligand - receptor interaction - A Docking Study” -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma Forty Seventh Annual Convention of Chemists 2010 and International Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Sciences, Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur “Designing and Synthesis of Juvenile Hormone Analogues as a potential pesticide -
2010 Pamita1 Awasthi* & Shilpa Dogra1Ritu Barthwal Symposium on Recent Trends in Biophysics & Workshop on Emerging Techniques of Biophysics at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA Research Article Synthesis, Spectral Characterization, and Antiproliferative Studies of Mixed Ligand Titanium Complexes of Adamantylamine. -
2010 Pamita Awasthi*, Priyanka Sharma and R.K.Mahanjan Symposium on Recent Trends in Biophysics & Workshop on Emerging Techniques of Biophysics at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, INDIA Docking studies of synthesized Juvenile Hormone Analogues with its receptor sites -
2010 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma National conference on Advances in polymer Science and Technology, Hamirpur (H.P) In silico computational study of synthesized and proposed JHA with its receptor site -
2010 Shilpa Dogra, Pamita Awasthi, National conference on Advances in polymer Science and Technology, Hamirpur (H.P) ISpectroscopic studies on interaction of mitoxantrone with poly dA-dT base pair of DNA -
2010 Pamita Awasthi*, Priyanka Sharma, Shilpa Dogra, R.K. Mahajan and Ritu Barthwal Symposium of recent developments and applications of Biomedical Magnetic Resonance and the 16th conference of National Magnetic Resonance Society CBMR, SGPGI, Lucknow Synthesis and 2D-NMR studies of Juvenile Hormone Analogues -
2011 Pamita Awasthi* & Priyanka Sharma * 7th Asian Biophysics Association (ABA) Symposium & Annual Meeting of the Indian Biophysical Society at Indian Habitat Center, New Delhi, India Synthesis of Juvenile Hormone Analogues; designed feature based upon docking study. -
2009 Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Lalit K. Awasthi, Ritu Barthwal Conference: International Conference on Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, BIOCOMP Interactions of Mitoxantrone and its Analogues with DNA Tetramer Sequences- A Molecular Modeling Study. -
2006 Ramamurthy Nagarajan, M. Diwan, Pamita Awasthi, Aviral Shukla Conference: Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing Conference, 2006. ASMC Optimization of Ultrasonic Cleaning for Erosion-Sensitive Microelectronic Components -

Book/Chapters Written


Type (Book/Chapter) Author(s) Title Publisher ISBN/ISSN No. Year
“Molecular Modeling Study of Interaction of Anthracene dione Class of Drug Mitoxantrone and Its Analogs with DNA Tetrameric Sequences” Pamita Awasthi, Shilpa Dogra, Lalit K. Awasthi and Ritu Barthwal Software Tools and Algorithms for Biological Systems- Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 2011, Volume 696, Part 5 Springer-Verleg. ISBN 978-1-4419-7046-6 2011

Research Supersion


Programme Name Scholar Name Research Topic Status Year Co-Superivisor(s)
Ph.D Shilpa Dogra Studies on interactions of anthraquinone based anticancer drug mitoxantrone with different DNA sequences Completed 2015 Dr. Nayar
Ph.D Priyanka Sharma Computational designing, synthesis and biological evaluation of juvenile hormone analogues as a potential pesticide Completed 2016 None
Ph.D Nitesh Kumar Synthesis, characterization, cytotoxic and DNA binding studies of Titanium complexes Completed 2016 Dr. Raj Kaushal
Ph.D Manu Vatsal Synthesis, characterization, biological and computational studies of anthraquinine based drugs to be potential anticancer agents Completed 2020 None
Ph.D Ar. Veenu Shree Study of ventilation and indoor paints in primary school classrooms of composite climate for monitoring its indoor air quality - Case study hamirpur (H.P.) Completed 2020 Dr. Bhanu Marwah
Ph.D Anjali Sharma Drug-DNA interactions of synthesized analogues of anthracycline class of anticancer drugs using spectroscopic and computational tools- A novel approach to develop new class of drug candidates. Thesis submitted 2022 None
Ph.D Nitika Bali Synthetic, computational and biological study of analogues of Juvenile hormone analogues to be potential Insect Growth Regulators Ongoing 0 None
Ph.D Kirna Devi Synthesis, characterization, biological screening and computational studies of sulphonamide analogues to be multifunctional agents completed 2021 None
Ph.D Vandana Devi Synthesis, Characterization, computational and bioassay of juvenile hormone analogues to be insect growth regulators Completed 2022 None
Ph.D Jaspreet Unraveling the micellization behavior of surfactants in the presence of different additives Thesis submitted 2022 Late (Dr. ) Harsh Manchanda as superviosr
Ph.D Arti Synthesis of an thraquinone and phenothiazine class of anticancer agents on-going 2023 None

Patents


Name Reg./Ref.No. Date of Award/Filling Awarding Agencies Status
Juvenile Hormone Mimics for silk moth(bombex mori): Green Approach to enhance silk production 201911047685 23/11/2019 DST Filled
Sulfonamide analogues to be anticancer, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, carbonic anhydrase inhibitor and antidiabetic agents 201711028145 31/07/2017 DST Filled

Conferences/Workshop/Courses Organized


Category Type Title Venue From To Designation
stc Chemical Engineering Department Short Term Course on Learning CFD using ANSYS NIT-Hamirpur 16/05/2017 21/05/2017 Coordinator
stc Chemical Engineering Department NIT-Hamirpur Short Term Course on computation Fluid dynamics and Heat Transfer NIT-Hamirpur 05/09/2016 10/09/2016 Co-Chairman
stc JNGEC, Sunder Nagar One week Induction Training Program Sunder Nagar 02/08/2014 06/08/2014 Convener
stc Chemical Engineering Department Fundamentals of fluid mechanics and its application in industry NIT-Hamirpur 17/09/2017 22/12/2017 Organizing secretary
stc Department of CSE Short Term course on Sensor Based Embedded Systems Design (SESD-2016) NIT-Hamirpur 18/07/2016 29/07/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Chemistry Short Term Course on Advanced Nanomaterials: Applications in Disease Diagnosis and Imaging NIT-Hamirpur 30/05/2016 03/06/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Civil Engineering Short term Course on Characterizing the uncertainties in climate change impacts assessment for water resources NIT-Hamirpur 22/02/2016 26/01/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Civil Engineering Landslide hazards and related phenomena NIT-Hamirpur 16/05/2016 20/05/2016 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Electrical Engineering PMSM and BLDC motor drive system NIT-Hamirpur 18/12/2017 29/12/2017 Local Coordinator GIAN
stc Department of Applied science STC Under community development on challenges and opportunities in sci. and technology NIT-Hamirpur 14/06/2010 18/06/2010 Co-Coordinator
stc Department of Chemistry Short Term Course Chemical and Biochemical and Environmental issues related to cancer and solutions addressing the problem under GIAN NIT-Hamirpur 11/09/2017 17/09/2017 Local coordinator And Course coordinator
stc Chemical Engineering Department Emerging electrical energy storage application NIT-Hamirpur 11/12/2017 16/12/2016 Local coordinator and Course coordinator
stc Chemical Engineering Department Industrial waste and hazard management NIT-Hamirpur 15/01/2018 20/01/2018 Coordinator
stc Department of Civil Engineering Structural health monitoring by full-filed measurement technique and simulation model. NIT-Hamirpur 16/06/2018 22/06/2018 Local coordinator
stc Department of Chemistry Challenges and opportunities in science and Technology NIT-Hamirpur 14/06/2010 18/06/2010 Co-cordinator
stc Department of Chemistry Short Term Course Chemical and Biochemical and Environmental issues related to cancer and solutions addressing the problem NIT-Hamirpur 11/09/2017 16/09/2017 Course coordinator
stc Department of Chemical Engineering Emerging electrical energy storage application NIT-Hamirpur 11/12/2017 16/12/2017 Course coordinator
conference Chemical Engineering Department National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences and Engineering RTCSE-2017 NIT-Hamirpur 13/10/2017 14/10/2017 Co-Chairman
conference Chemistry Department National Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Molecular Spectroscopy NIT-Hamirpur 01/10/2016 01/10/2016 Co-Chairman
conference Chemistry Department National Conference on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences, Engineering and Technology (RTCET 2014) NIT-Hamirpur 29/05/2014 30/05/2014 Co-convener
conference Chemistry Department Advances in polymer science and technology-APST-2010 NIT-Hamirpur 22/10/2010 24/10/2010 Convener

Expert Talks


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Honors & Recognitions Achieved


Sr.No. Title Activity Given By Year
1 Merit fellowship Fifth position in Merit B.Sc(Hons.) H.P. University 1992
2 Post-Doctoral fellowship Research associate CSIR-HRD 2006