Dr. Jaya Maitra

Assistant Professor

University School of Vocational Studies & Applied Sciences
D.Phil,University of Allahabad
Applied Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry,Physical Chemistry, Engineering Chemistry




Academic Background:

I am a Science graduate in Chemistry (Hons.) from prestigious Banaras Hindu University in 1996 followed by Masters in Chemistry from University of Allahabad in 1998.I have received my precious D.Phil degree from University of Allahabad in the year 2004, in chemistry. I have been a First Class student throughout my academic career (details enclosed below). I secured top position in M.Sc Chemistry and was awarded the Gold medal and was placed second in the entire science faculty and was awarded prestigious ‘Allahabad Jubilee’, Silver medal.

 D.Phil research work

       I have done my D.Phil research work under the illuminating guidance of eminent professor Kunj Behari. My topic of D.Phil thesis is ‘Modification of Polymers by graft-Copolymerization’.

During my Ph.D work I got UGC fellowship of 3600/-p.m and worked as a project fellow in a UGC funded project titled‘ Polymerization of industrially important vinyl monomers’.