Dr. Deepshikha

Designation : Assistant Professor
Nature of Employment : Regular
Qualification : M.Sc., Ph.D., Post-Doctorate (Nano Chemistry)
Phone :
Email ID : deepshikha@crescent.education



Programme Discipline University Year
Ph.D. Nano Chemistry Amity University, Noida, India 2012
M.Sc.(Gold Medalist) Chemistry Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India 2005
B.Ed. Education University of Jammu, Jammu, India 2003
B.Sc. Medical Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India 2002


Designation Employer Period
Assistant Professor B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai, India From July 2018
Adjunct Chemistry Professor Pierce College, Puyallup, Washington, USA September 2016 – December 2017
Adjunct Chemistry Professor Lake Washington Institute of Technology, Kirkland, Washington, USA January 2017 – March 2017
Young International Scientist Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China July 2014 – January 2016
Postdoctoral Fellow Peking University, Beijing, China July 2012- June 2014
Assistant Professor Amity University, Noida, India September 2007 – April 2012
Lecturer CT Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jalandhar February 2007 – May 2007
Lecturer SMDRSD College, Pathankot October 2005- January 2007


  • Low dimensional Carbon Nanomaterials
  • Graphene chemistry
  • Graphene based optoelectronic devices and energy materials.
  • Nanostructured conducting polymers
  • Polymer nanocomposites based Biosensors


  • Deepshikha, 2016, A Review on Synthesis and Functionalization of Graphene and Application in Electrochemical
    Biosensing, Nanotechnology Reviews, Vol.5, No.4, pp.393.
  • Deepshikha, 2016, Effect of Doping on Photovoltaic Characteristics of graphene, Russian Journal of Physical
    Chemistry A, Vol. 90, No.13, pp.107-113.
  • Deepshikha, 2015, Effect of Substrates on Covalent Surface Modification of Graphene Using Photosensitive
    Functional Group, International Journal of Materials Research ,Vol. 106, No.2, pp. 176-183.
  • Deepshikha, 2014, Photoactive graphene: chemical functionalization using photosensitive functional group,
    Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, Vol. 16, No. 9-10, p. 1170 – 1174.
  • Deepshikha, 2015, Covalent functionalization of graphene: novel approach to change electronic structure of
    graphene, Materials Research Innovations, Vol. 19, No. 4, pp. 287-294.
  • Deepshikha, 2015, Reversible Optical Switching of Dirac Point of Graphene Functionalized with Azobenzene,
    Russian Journal of General Chemistry, Vol. 85, Issue 9, pp. 2167-2173.
  • Deepshikha and T. Basu. 2011. Synthesis, characterization of nanostructured conducting polymer and its
    application in biosensors (review paper). J. of analytical letters Vol.44, Issue3, pp.1126-1171.
  • Deepshikha and T. Basu 2010. Development of transducer matrices based upon nanostructured conducting polymer for application in biosensors. Indian Journal of Experimental Biology, Vol. 48, pp.1053-1062.
  • Deepshikha and T. Basu 2011.Synthesis, Characterization and Application of Nanostructured Conducting Polyaniline to Biosensing. Journal of Bio nanoscience, Vol. 4, pp.38-44.
  • Deepshikha, Manish. K. Priydarshi and T. Basu 2012 Effect of various Structure Directing Agents on the properties of Nanostructured Conducting Polyaniline. International Journal of Nanotechnology, Vol.9, No. 10-12, pp. 995-1006(12)
  • Deepshikha and T.Basu 2013. Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Conducting Polyaniline by using
    various Structure Directing Agents. Journal of Experimental Nanoscience, pp.84-102, Vol.8, Issue 1, DOI:10.1080/17458080.2011.561446.
  • Deepshikha and T.Basu 2012 Synthesis and characterization of composites based on polyaniline-gold/graphene
    nanosheets. Applied nanoscience, Vol. 2, pp.467–479.
  • Deepshikha and T.Basu 2012 Gold-Nanoparticle decorated Graphene-Nanostructured Polyaniline Nanocomposite-Based bienzymatic platform for cholesterol Sensing, ISRN Nanotechnology, Vol.2012.pp.1-12 doi:10. 5402/2012/102543
  • Ruchika, Deepshikha and T.Basu 2011. Development of a reusable transducer matrice based on nano structured
    conducting polyaniline and its application to cholesterol biosensor. Science of Advanced Materials, Vol. 4, pp.1-10
  • Ruchika, Deepshikha and T.Basu 2013. Development of a Novel Reusable Real Time Monitoring Glucose Sensor Based
    on Nanostructured Conducting Polyaniline (NSPANI) International Journal of Organic Chemistry, Vol.3, pp.87-103.


  • Nanostructured Conducting Polymers and application in Biosesnors: Nanostructured conducting polyaniline and
    application in Biosensors, 2014, LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN-10: 3659194255, ISBN-13: 978-3659194252
  • Conjugated Polymer Nanocomposites for Biosensors, July 2014, Book Title: Fundamentals of Conjugated Polymer
    Blends, Copolymers and Composites: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, Publisher: Wiley Scrivener Publishing LLC ISBN: 978-1-118-54949-0.


  • “Process of synthesis of a novel transducer matrice and its application thereof in biosensors” (704/DEL/2009)
    Patent Number: IN200900704-I1
  • “Development of reusable transducer matrix based on nanostructured polyaniline and application to biosensors”
    Patent Number: IN201101478-I1


  • International conferences: 10
  • National conferences: 6


  • Regular member of American Chemical Society (ACS).
  • Regular member of AAAS/Science.
  • Member of Washington College Chemistry Teachers Association (WCCTA), USA.
  • Reviewer Carbon (Elsevier Journal).


  • Young International Scientist fellowship (2014FFJB0014) from Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.
  • Postdoctoral fellowhip (2012 – 2014) from Peking University, Beijing, China
  • Best published paper title “Synthesis and characterization of composites based on polyaniline-gold/graphene
    nanosheets” award of 2012 by Springer KASCT, Saudi Arabia.
  • Gold medal and merit certificate in M.Sc. chemistry from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (PB).
  • Merit Scholarship in B.Sc. (Med.) from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (PB).
  • Second position in District Gurdaspur (PB.) and Merit Scholarship in 10+2(Med.) from Punjab School Education
    Board, Mohali (PB)
  • Distinction in Practice of teaching in B.Ed.