Anil Kumar

Anil Kumar

Physical and Materials Chemistry Division

About Me

Dr. Anil Kumar
Scientist-G, Group Leader
Phone: +91 20 2590 2278

Professional Experience

Fellow: Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi, 2009 (FNA)
Fellow: Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, 2001 (FASc)
Fellow: The National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad, 2000 (FNASc)
Fellow: Maharashtra Academy of Sciences, 1994 (FMASc)

Selected Publications

  • Preeti Jain And Anil Kumar , Concentration-dependent apparent partition coefficients of ionic liquids possessing ethyl- and bi-sulphate anions, Phys Chem Chem Phys., 18, 1105 (2016).
  • Raju Nanda And Anil Kumar, Phase Behavior, Diffusion, Structural Characteristics, and pH of Aqueous Hydrophobic Ionic Liquid Confined Media: Insights into Microviscosity and Microporsity in the [C4C4im][NTf2] + Water System, J. Phys. Chem. B., 119, 1641 (2015).
  • Vijay Beniwal And Anil Kumar, Synergistic Effects and Correlating Polarity Parameters in Binary Mixtures of Ionic Liquids, ChemPhysChem., 16, 1026 (2015).
  • Vijay Beniwal, Shashi K. Shukla And Anil Kumar , Deviation of polarity from linearity in liquid mixtures containing an ionic liquid, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics., 17, 31613 (2015).
  • Arpan Manna And Anil Kumar, Invoking Pairwise Interactions in the Water-Promoted Diels-Alder Reactions Using Ionic Liquid as a Co-solvent, Chem. Phys. Chem., 15, 3067 (2014).
  • Gitanjali Rai And Anil Kumar, Elucidation of Ionic Interactions in the Protic Ionic Liquid Solutions by Isothermal Titrtaion Calorimetry, J. Phys. Chem. B., 118, 4160 (2014).
  • Sachin Thawarkar, Nageshwar D. Khupse And Anil Kumar, Solvent-Mediated Molar Conductivity of Protic Ionic Liquids, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics., 17, 475 (2014).
  • Arpan Manna And Anil Kumar, Why Does Water Accelerate Organic Reactions under Heterogeneous Condition?, J. Phys. Chem. A., 117, 2446 (2013).
  • Anshu Singh And Anil Kumar, Probing the Mechanism of Baylis-Hillman Reaction in Ionic Liquids, Journal of Organic Chemistry., 77, 8875 (2012).
  • Shashi Kant Shukla, Nageshwar D. Khupse And Anil Kumar, Do Anions Influence the Polarity of Protic Ionic Liquids?, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 14, 2754 (2012).
  • Nageshwar D Khupse And Anil Kumar, The Cosolvent-Directed Diels-Alder Reaction in Ionic Liquids, J. Phys. Chem. A., 115, 10211 (2011).
  • Gitanjali S. Rai And Anil Kumar, An Enthalpic Approach to Delineate the Interactions of Cations of Imidazolium-based Ionic Liquids with Molecular Solvents, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 13, 14715 (2011).
  • Shraeddha Tiwari And Anil Kumar, Diels-Alder Reactions are Faster in water than in Ionic Liquids: An Experimental Evidence, Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., 45, 4824 (2006).
  • Anil Kumar, Surface Tension, Viscosity, Vapor Pressure, Density And Sound Velocity for A System Miscible Continuously from Pure Fused Electrolyte to A Non-Aqueous Liquid With A Low Dielectric Constant Organic Solvent: Anisole with Tetra-N- Butylammonium Picrate, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 115, 9243 (1993).

Research Interest

  • Physical Chemistry
  • General Physical chemistry
  • Physical chemistry of organic reactions in environment benign media
  • Structure Property relationship of ionic liquids
  • Biophysical Science

Contact Details

Dr. Anil Kumar  FNA FASc FNASc,
J C Bose National Fellow,
Physical &  Materials Chemistry Division.
CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory (NCL)
Pune 411008 INDIA
Tel:  Office: +91 20 25902278
        Labs: +91 20 25902589+91 20 25902053, 2023