Academics

  • Feb., 2017-Present, Associate Professor, Discipline of Chemistry, IIT Indore, (M.P.), India.

  • May, 2012-Feb. 2017, Assistant Professor, Discipline of Chemistry, IIT Indore, (M.P.), India.

  • 2011-2012, Alexander von Humboldt Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany. (Host Researcher: Prof. Peter W. Roesky)

  • 2010-2011, AIST Postdoctoral Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ikeda, Osaka, Japan.

  • 2008-2010, JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ikeda, Osaka, Japan. (Host Researcher: Prof. Qiang Xu)

  • 2007, Ph.D. (Chemistry), A.P.S. University, Rewa, M.P., India (Supervisor: Prof. D.S. Pandey)

  • 2002, M.Sc. (Inorganic Chemistry), A.P.S. University, Rewa, M.P., India

Dr. Sanjay Kumar Singh
Associate Professor
Chemistry

sksingh[at]iiti.ac.in
Organometallics and Nanotech
Catalysis Group
Discipline of Chemistry, School of Basic Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Indore, Simrol, Indore 453 552, India
Sanjay Kumar Singh, born (1979) in Singrauli, M.P., India, received his BSc in 2000 and MSc (Chemistry) in 2002 from A.P.S. University, Rewa, India and his doctoral degree (Chemistry) from the same university (with Prof. D.S. Pandey) in 2007. During his doctoral research, he also worked as a CSIR SRF with Prof. D.S. Pandey at Banaras Hindu University. He was a JSPS postdoctoral fellow and AIST postdoctoral scientist with Prof. Q. Xu at AIST, Osaka, Japan (2008-2011) and Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) postdoctoral Fellow with Prof. P.W. Roesky at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany (2011-2012). In May 2012, he joined as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Indore, India, and since Feb. 2017, he is Associate Professor at IIT Indore. He has gained extensive expertise in the area of hydrogen production and storage, and currently his research focuses on the design and development of new and efficient catalysts and materials for hydrogen production and storage, carbon capture and utilization, and biomass transformation to fuels.


















Administration and Recognition

  • International Advisory Board member, ChemCatChem, Wiley-VCH, (2020)

  • Award of Excellence in Teaching, IIT Indore (2017)