The Centre for Advanced Instrumentation led by Director-Research and Innovation and is supported by the Head and Lab Technicians for smooth functioning.

Dr Hardik Bhatt

Head (I/C), Centre for Advanced Instrumentation

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Ph. 07971652727


Dr Hardik Bhatt is currently working as the In charge Head of Centre for Advanced Instrumentation. Dr Bhatt is Associate Professor and Head of Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University. He is a recipient of Gold Medal for standing First in MPharm programme at the L M College of Pharmacy, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. He has completed PhD from Nirma University.

Dr Bhatt has published twenty seven research and review articles in international and national journals of repute. Dr Bhatt authored couple of books titled, ‘Practicals in Organic and Medicinal Chemistry’ and ‘Practicals in Pharmaceutical Analysis I (Non-Instrumental and Instrumental Methods)’. Dr Bhatt has experience of working on various major and minor research projects funded by the GSBTM, GUJCOST and Nirma University. Dr Bhatt received several Travel Grants from the DST, ICMR, CSIR, etc. for presenting research work at International Conferences. Research papers presented or co-authored by him won prizes at various International and National Conferences. Dr Bhatt is reviewer of manuscripts in various international journals. His areas of research are synthesis of novel heterocyclic ring systems through microwave-irradiation and their evaluation as potent therapeutic agents, drug design, QSAR and molecular modelling, etc. Dr Bhatt is member of various organizations like, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), American Chemical Society (ACS), Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA), Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India (APTI), Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) and IPNUAA.