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Dr. Alok Mittal

Dr. Alok Mittal


Professor (Direct Selection)


III / 37 MANIT Campus , Bhopal

E-mail ID:aljymittal[at]gmail[dot]com;aljymittal[at]yahoo[dot]co[dot]in

Date of Birth


Educational Qualification

Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) 2011, Jiwaji University, Gwalior

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) 1991, IIT Roorkee


30 Years (Teaching & Research)


Environmental Science, Water Treatment, Surface Chemistry, Physical Chemistry


  1. 67 Papers in International Journals
  2. 10 Papers in National Journals
  3. 15 Papers in the National Level Conferences.


Total 82 Papers Published in Refereed Journals

More than 44 Research papers in Journals of Impact Factor More than 2.00

H-Index 48; i10 Index: 60; G-Index 70;

Total Citation 11000+


Number of P.G. Projects guided

  • Ph.D. 09 (06 Independent Supervisions)
  • M.Tech. 07

Project/ Consultancy undertaken

  • 'Electrochemical Investigations of Some Biologically Important Molecules’ under the Fast Track Fellowship scheme of Department of science & Technology, Goi.
  • Modernization of Electrochemistry Laboratory' from Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Goi under modernization of laboratories.
  • 'Studies on the Electrochemical Behaviour of Some Neurotransmitters' from All India Council for Technical Education, under R&D programme.
  • 'Electrochemical Investigations of lndole and Its Derivatives' from Department of Science & Technology GoI, under young scientist scheme.

Achievements /Awards


  • ‘Clarivate Analytic Highly Cited Researchers of the year 2018’. Amongst only 10 Indian Most Influential Researcher out of Top 4000 Scientists of World (Times of India 3 & 4 Jan.’ 19). (Total Citation 11000+)
  • Member, Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Bhopal.
  • Rashtriya Gaurav Award for the Year 2015 by India International Friendship Society, New Delhi.
  • Member, State Level Expert Appraisal Committee (SEAC), constituted by GoI to assist State Level Environment Impact Assessment Authority, Madhya Pradesh. Government of India Gazette Notification.(Appraised more than 4000 major & minor mining cases during last 3 years from 2014-17)
  • Member, Board of Studies, Jiwaji University, Gwalior.
  • Member, Board of Studies, U.P. Technical University, Gwalior.
  • Invited Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Hazardous Materials, An International Journal of Elsevier Inc. (2007 - 2012)
  • Invited Member, Editorial Board & Manuscript Editor of Desalination and Water Treatment, A Journal of Taylor & Francis
  • Invited Member, Editorial Advisory Board, Toxicological & Environmental Chemistry
  • Invited Member, Editorial Board & Associate Editor of Analytical Chemistry Letters, A Journal of Taylor & Francis
  • Invited Member, Editorial Board, The Open Civil Engineering Journal;Bentham Science Publishers Ltd.
  • Invited Member, Advisory Board, Electronic Journal of Environmental, Agricultural and Food Chemistry
  • Invited Co-Editor of ‘Disaster Advances’, An international journal
  • Invited Associate Editor,International Journal of Current Chemistry
  • Invited Member, Editorial Board, ISRN Chemical Engineering, A journal of Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • 2004 Research Award from University Grants Commission.
  • BOYSCAST Fellowship for one year from DST, Govt. of India (GOI) to work at University of Dundee, Dundee (U.K.)
  • Fast Track Fellowship for the year 2001-02 from DST, GOI.
  • SERC Visiting Fellowship for the year 1994-95 from DST, GOI.
  • SERC research project grants from Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India, under Young Scientist Scheme in 1993.
  • 1992, Khosla Annual Research Award of a silver medal and Cash Prize by University of Roorkee on the research paper entitled, 'Oxidation Chemistry of Adenine and Hydroxyadenines at a Pyrolytic Graphite Electrode'.
  • Research Associateship by CSIR from Jan'92 to Dec'93.
  • Senior Research Fellowship by CSIR from Aug'90 to Dec'91
  • .Junior Research Fellowship by ICMR from July'87 to July'90.









Any other Information

Additional Responsibilities Entrusted at MANIT, Bhopal

  • Dean (Research & Consultancy), Presently
  • Dean Academic, Formerly
  • Worked as a Head, Department of Chemistry, M.A.C.T./M.A.N.I.T., Bhopal, January 1998 – February 2002, May 2003 – July 2006 & February 2008 – April 2010.
  • Nominated Member, Academic Committee (A sub-committee constituted by Board of Governors of MANIT) 2012
  • Public Relation Officer.
  • Senior Warden & Warden, NRI & Foreign Student’s Hostel.
  • Chairman, Board of Studies in Chemistry.
  • Member, Proctorial Board.
  • Coordinator (Training) Technical Education Quality Improvement Program (TEQIP)

Professional Accomplishments

  • May 2010 onwards Professor (Direct Selection) at MANIT, Bhopal.
  • October 2006 – May 2010 Associate Professor at MANIT, Bhopal
  • October 2003 – October 2006 Assistant Professor at MANIT, Bhopal
  • July 2006 – August 2007, Principal, ROFEL Shri G.M. Bilakhia College of Applied Science, Vapi (Gujarat). (Availed Lien from MANIT)
  • October 1998 – October 2003 Senior Lecturer at MACT/MANIT.
  • March 2002 – March 2003, BOYSCAST Post Doctoral fellow of DST, Govt. of India, at University of Dundee, Dundee (United Kingdom). (Study leave from MACT)
  • July 1994 – October 1998 Lecturer at MACT, Bhopal.
  • Jan 1994 – July 1994, Research Scientist in the SOS in Chemistry, Jiwaji University, Gwalior (MP), DST Young Scientist Scheme.
  • July 1987 – December 1993 (about 7½ years) worked as JRF, SRF and RA (SRF & RA both CSIR direct) at University of Roorkee.

Member Editorial Board

  • Journal of Hazardous Materials; Elsevier Inc.
  • Desalination and Water Treatment (Taylor & Francis)
  • Analytical Chemistry Letters (Taylor & Francis)
  • Toxicological & Environmental Chem. (Taylor & Francis)
  • The Open Civil Engineering Journal;Bentham Sc. Pub. Ltd.
  • The Open Waste Management Journal;Bentham Sc. Pub. Ltd.
  • The Journal of Xenobiotics, (Italy)
  • ISRN Chemical Engineering
  • International Journal of Current Chemistry
  • Electronic Journal of Environmental, Agricultural & Food Chemistry
  • Disaster Advances’, An international journal

Invited Talks at

  • Jiwaji University, Gwalior; Dec’07
  • DVV, Indore; March 2011
  • Jamia Hamd. Univ, Delhi; Apr’11
  • Jiwaji University, Gwalior; Mar’13
  • Saurshtra Univ., Rajkot Mar’15
  • BHGCET, Rajkot, Gujarat Mar’15
  • Gujarat Central University, Apr’15

Workshops as Coordinator & Main Speaker

  • ‘Water Treatment by Adsorption’ at
  • ‘Water Treatment at Low Cost’ at

Educational Films as Subject Expert

  • Electrochemistry of a Chemical Cell, English and Hindi (two versions)