Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Industrial Chemistry
Dr. K. M. Basavaraja
Reader & Local Chairman
Dept. of PG Studies and Research in Industrial Chemistry
Gulbarga University PG Centre, Vinayak Nagar,
Hospet Road, BELLARY 583 104
E-mail: p_bhaskar68@yahoo.com
Tel No.: +91 8392 242873 (O)
Fax No.: +91 8472 263205/06 (O)
Residence
H.N0.54/B, Sree Marulasiddeshwara Bhuvanagiri,
Near Wel-Come gate Siruguppa Road,
BELLARY-583 103 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8392 267618 (R)
+91 9449620928 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 03-06-1968
Academic Qualifications: M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.

M.Sc.

Karnataka university, Dharwad Karnataka-India

1980

Ph.D.

Gulbarga university, Gulbarga (Topic : “Synthetic studies in Benzofurans”)

1986

Areas of Specialization

Process, Scientific Instrumentation & PC/μP/μC/ based Instrumentation

Teaching Experience :
1. Served as Lecturer in Pharmaceutical Chemistry at T.M.A.S Collage of Pharmacy, Harpanahalli from  12.11.1980 to 4.12.1981.
2. Worked as C.S.I.R Junior Research fellow from 5.2.1981 to 28.2.1983 & as C.S.I.R Senior Research fellow from 01.03.1983 to 19.03.1983 at Dept. of chemistry . Gulbarga University, Gulbarga for Ph.D degree in Organic chemistry under the guidance of Prof. Agasimundin. Dept of chemistry , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga.
3. Joined as lecturer in Engineering chemistry at Vijayanagara Engineering College, Bellary on 21.03.1983 & relieved on 20.9.1985 as Senior lecturer in Engineering chemistry. While working at V.N. Engg College . Established new chemistry Laboratory of the collage & headed the department from 21.03.1983 to 20.09.1995.
4. Awarded with Ph.D degree during June 1986 for the thesis based on research work entitled Synthetic studies in Benzofurans”.
5. Worked as guest lecturer in Pharmaceutical chemistry at T.V.M College of Pharmacy, Bellary during the academic years 1992-93 & 1993-94.
6. Joined the present post i.e., Reader in Industrial chemistry, department of Chemistry , Gulbarga University, Gulbarga on 21.09.1995& posted to its P.G centre , Bellary on 08.05.1996. Since September 1995 till date working as P.G teacher for M.Sc Industrial chemistry students . Five Ph.D students are working at present.
7. Since 12 years guided about 34 students for project work / in – plant training of M.Sc final year/ IV semester students of Industrial Chemistry.
Administrative Experience
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Research Guidance

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RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS
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Studies in Benzofurans:  Part- XIII. Synthesis of substituted 1, 3, 4-oxadiazolyl-, Thiadiazolyl and 1, 2, 4- triazolylbenzofurans. K. M. Basavaraja and Y. S. Agasimundin, Indian Journal of Chemistry, vol. 22B, May 1983, pp 458.

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Synthesis of 1, 3, 4-oxadiazolyl, Thiadiazolyl, and 1, 2, 4-triazolyl-3-aminobenzofurans and related compounds. K. M. Basavaraja, V. P. Vaidya, S. S. Sangapure and Y. S. Agasimundin   Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol. 2, July-Sept 1992, pp.35.

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Synthesis and Antimicrobial activity of some 3-methoxybenzofuran-2-carbamates and carbamides K. M. Basavaraja and Y. S. Agasimundin, Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol. 12, 2002. pp. 01.

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Synthesis of Biologically Active Biheterocyclic Oxadiazolyl Benzofurans and other derivatives of Benzofurans. K. M. Basavaraja, Y. S. Agasimundin, K. M. Mahadevan and V. P. Vaidya Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol. 13, 2003, pp.155.

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Synthesis of Noval Naphtha [2,1b] furopyrazolyl, Isoxazolyl and Pyridyl derivatives as potential antimicrobial agents. K. M. Mahadevan, K. M. Basavaraja, D. A. Prathima Mathias and    V. P. Vaidya, Indian Journal Chemistry, vol 44 B, April 2005 pp.789.

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Synthesis and Nucleophilic displacement reactions of Biologically Active 2, 4-dichlorobenzofuro [3, 2-d] pyrimidines. K. M. Basavaraja, V. M. Patil and Y.S.Agasimundin. Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol. 15, April-June, 2006, pp.313.

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Synthesis and Reactions of Biologically Active 1, 2, 3, 4-tetrahydro-4-oxo-2-thiobenzofuro[3,2-d]pyrimidine derivatives. K. M. Basavaraja, V. M. Patil and Y. S. Agasimundin. Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol. 16, Oct-Dec 2006, pp. 159.

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Synthesis, Antimicrobial and Anthelminitic Activities of 2,9-Disubstituted Naphtho [2, 1-b] Furans. C Chandrasekhar, M N. Kumaraswamy, K M Basavaraja and V P  Vaidya, Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, vol.16, April-June, 2007, pp. 341

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Synthesis of some Biologically Active 2 & 2,2-Disubstituted-1,2,3,4-Tetrahydro-4-Thiobenzofuro [3, 2-d] Pyrimidines and their Reactions” K M Basavaraja, V M Patil & Y S Agasimundin, Communicated to Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry,  During Feb 2007.

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Lewis acid catalyzed Synthesis of [b]indeno[2,1-d]furanones and Indeno[1,2-b]furans and their antimicrobial investigation, D B Aruna Kumar, B P Nandeshwarappa,  K M  Basavaraja,  B S Sherigara and K M Mahadevan,  Communicated to Crueshia Grothia Chemica Acta during  Feb 2007.

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Synthesis of Benzofuro[3,2-e]-1,4-diazepines of pharmacological interest. K.M.Basavaraja, V.P.Vaidya and C. Chandra Shekhar, accepted for publication in e-Journal of Chemistry published by WWW Publication (P) India, Feb 2008. Manuscript No.EJC OS-671.

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Synthesis of Bis [2, (4’-aryl-1’, 2’, 4’-triazole-5’-yl)-3-Methoxybenofuran Sulphides and disulphides of biological interest. K.M.Basavaraja and Y.S.Agasimundin. Communicated to Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry during Sep 2007, acceptance is awaited.

Refresher Courses Attended
1. Undergone the Refresher Course in Chemistry at Academic Staff College, University of Hyderabad, held from 28th Feb.1995 to 25th March 1995
MEMBERSHIP OF ACADEMIC/LEARNED BODIES
1. Life member of Indian society for technical education (ISTE) LM-12890
2. Life member of Indian Council of Chemists (ICC).,LF-631
Papers Presented & Conferences/Work-Shops/ Symposiums Attended
1. Synthesis of 2-amino-derivatives of 4-arylbenzofuro[3,2-d]pyrimidine-3-N-oxides. K. M. Basavaraja, V. P. Vaidya and Y. S. Agasimundin Abstract presented at 20th Annual Convention of Chemists held at  Cuttack 26th  to 30th  Dec.1983

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Synthesis of Biheterocyclic Benzofuran compounds .Y. S. Agasimundin, V. P.  Vaidya and K, M. Basavaraja. Abstract of paper was presented at 6th annual conference of Indian council of Chemists, held at Madurai during 27th to 29th Dec 1986.
3. Synthetic investigations using 3-amino-benzofuran-2-carboxamide & 3-amino Benzofurans-2-thiocarboxamides. S. S. Sangapure, K. M Basavaraja and Y.S. Agasimundin. Abstract of paper was presented at 10th annual conference of Indian council of chemists held at Goa during 28th to 30th Oct 1991.
4. Participated in 23rd  annual conference of Indian society for technical education held at REC Suratkal during (Dec 1993)
5. Attended the workshop on “Flurosis and its control” held at Bapuji institute of Engineering & technology, Davanagere during 19th and 20th Aug 1995.
6. Participated in “National Seminar & Regional Workshop on Polymer Scenario-Past, Present & Future”. Held at Dept. of chemistry, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 9th to 12th January 1998 (organized by Gulbarga University & sponsored by C.S.I.R, D.S.T, New Delhi.
7. Participated in INDO-US workshop on Urban Air Pollution held at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore from 23rd to 25th January 1998.
8. Attended the “National Workshop on Recent Trends in Micro-Analytical Techniques “, held at Dept. of Industrial chemistry, Kuvempu university Shimoga & sponsored by ISAS, Mumbai from 10th to 13th February 1998.
9. Participated in National Workshop on “Role of Metals and Their Ions in Organic Synthesis/ pharmaceutical Industries”. Held at RVR & J.C College of engineering, Guntur (AP) held during 04th to 06th March 1999.
10. Participated in   National Seminar on Polymer Technology for Industry & Society, Organized by CIPET-Mysore, at Kuvempu University, Shimoga during 7th & 8th February 2000.
11. Attended 3rd Annual State level Convention of ISTE & National Seminar on “Prospectus & Trends in Technical education “. Organized by V.N. Engineering College, Bellary during 23rd & 24th December 2000.

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Participated in a short course on “How to develop     & Trouble –Shoot G.C methods “sponsored by American Chemical Society & Chromatographic Society of India at Bangalore on 5th Sept 2001.
13. Participated in Concise Course in “Advanced Instrumental Chromatographic Techniques”, held at Kuvempu University on 6th October 2001. Organized by ICC & G.S.I.
14. Participated in 20th conference of ICC held at Mysore University, Mysore during 22nd to 24th Dec 2001. Also presented a research paper entitled “ Synthesis of 2-amino derivatives of 4-aryl-benzofuro(3,2 )-pyrimidine-3-oxides, K. M. Basavaraja and V. P. Vaidya
15. Attended short term course “New trends in Material Chemistry” conducted by the Dept .of chemistry, GUG under the support of JNCASR, Bangalore, during 16th -18th January 2002.
16. Participated in 21st Conference of ICC held at Rani Durgavati University, Jabalpur (MP) during 24th  to 26th Oct.2002. Also presented a research paper entitled “Synthesis and antibacterial activity of Biheterocyclic-3-(3’-alkyl/aryl-1’,2’,4’-triazol-4’-yl)-2-arylbenzofurans. K. M. Basavaraja and V. P. Vaidya
17. Participated in an International Symposium on “Drug Discovery and Process Research” (DDPR-2003) held at Shivaji University, Kolhapur during 23rd to 25th Jan 2003.
18. Attended one day Seminar on “Recent Developments in Spectroscopic Techniques”, organized by the Dept. of Chemistry and Industrial chemistry at Kuvempu University, Shimoga on 27th March 2003.
19. A research paper was presented at 22nd  Conference of ICC held at IIT, Roorkee during   17th to 19th Oct. 2003. Synthesis of Novel Naphtho[2,1-b]furopyrazolyl, Isoxazolyl and Pyridyl      derivatives as Potential Antimicrobial agents. K. M. Mahadevan, K. M. Basavaraja and V. P. Vaidya.
20. Participated in the National Seminar on “Scenario of Research and Business Opportunities in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in 21st Century” held at Kuvempu University Shimoga during 29th to 31st Dec. 2003.
21. Attended the Prof. Ramaseshan distinguishing Lecture delivered by Dr. Goodalre, Dept of  Chemistry, University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology, U.K. on 15th Oct. 2004 organized by Astrazeneca Research foundation, Banglore-24

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Participated in Prof. Ramaseshan distinguishing Lecture delivered by Prof. Hans-Joachim Knolkar, University of Dresden, Germany on Dec. 1st 2004, organized by Astrazeneca Research foundation, Banglore-24.
23. Participated in one-day workshop on “Samrudhi, Trends and Scope in Biotechnology” held on 11th Dec.2004, organized by Bellary Engg. College, Bellary.
24. Participated and presented a paper entitled “Synthesis of Biologically active 1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-4-oxo-2-thiobenzofuro[3,2-d]pyrimidine derivatives and their reactions”  in the “National Conference on Chemical Sciences for Industry and Society, Emerging trends for the Third Millennium” held at Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta during 6th to 8th Jan 2006
25. Participated and Presented a paper entitled “Synthesis of some Biologically Active 2 & 2,2-Disubstituted-1,2,3,4-Tetrahydro-4-Thiobenzofuro[3,2-d]Pyrimidines and their Reactions” K M Basavaraja, V M Patil & Y S AgasimundinIn the National Conference on Emerging areas in Chemical and Biological Sciences(NCEACB), held at Chemistry Dept., Kuvempu University during  March 23rd & 24th 2007
26.  Participated and Presented a paper entitled “Synthesis of  Bis[2(4’-Aryl-1’,2’,4’-Triazol-5’-yl)-Methoxybenzofuran Sulphides and Disulphides of  Biological interest”     K M Basavaraja,K S Venkatesh & Sanjeev Kumar Giri.  In the National Conference on Emerging areas in Chemical and Biological Sciences(NCEACB), held at Chemistry Dept., Kuvempu University during  March 23rd & 24th 2007
27. Participated and Presented a paper entitled “A Study on PhysicoChemical Properties of Aviation Turbine Fuel(ATF)” Iswari B K,  K S Venkatesh , K M Basavaraja & S Ramesh. in the National Conference on Emerging areas in Chemical and Biological Sciences(NCEACB), held at Chemistry Dept., Kuvempu University during  March 23rd & 24th 2007
28. Participated and Presented a paper entitled “A Study on PhysicoChemical Characteristics of Vegitable oil/Coconut oil as blends of Bio diesel” ,A J SumaK S Venkatesh , K M Basavaraja & S Ramesh.  In the National Conference on Emerging areas in Chemical and Biological Sciences(NCEACB), held at Chemistry Dept., Kuvempu University during  March 23rd & 24th 2007.