About CRSI-NSC-32

The 32nd CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry (CRSI-NSC-32) will be held at Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani), Pilani Campus from 1st-4th February 2024 under the auspices of the Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI). The organizing committee at BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus is pleased to invite you to this symposium. The CRSI-NSC intends to bring together eminent scientists, technologists, and young researchers to provide a platform for discussing their achievements and newer research directions in the chemical and allied sciences field. The forum will create opportunities to build long-lasting collaborative endeavors in the frontier areas of chemistry. The symposium includes medal lectures, RSC-CRSI lectures, poster presentations, and special lectures by eminent scientists working in the allied areas of chemistry from India and abroad. We look forward to welcoming you at BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus.


The Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani (BITS Pilani), is a deemed university recognized as an “Institution of Eminence” by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. BITS Pilani is a pioneer in Higher education in all the major disciplines of Engineering and Sciences, with Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics, and Finance in its ambit. The Institute was established in 1964 by the late Shri G. D. Birla, an eminent industrialist, a participant in the Indian freedom struggle, and a close associate of Mahatma Gandhi. The primary aim of BITS Pilani is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century. Its four modern, aesthetically beautiful, and fully residential campuses at Pilani, Dubai, Goa, and Hyderabad with state-of-the-art facilities for teaching and research provide a unique ambiance for student and faculty interaction. Its graduates can be found worldwide in eminent leadership positions in all areas of engineering, science, and commerce. BITS Pilani is proud to have given 13 unicorns to the country and more than 7500 founders and co-founders. The Institute’s commitment to excellence, adherence to merit, transparency, innovation, and enterprise have characterized its steady march to eminence.


Department of Chemistry

Established in 1944, the Department of Chemistry is one of the oldest departments on the campus. The department has grown with strong research interests in Physical Chemistry, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Bioorganic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry, etc.

The department is equipped with a state-of-the-art instrumentation facility and research laboratories and is supported by DST-FIST and UGC-SAP. Faculty members are involved in pursuing high-quality research and have received significant research funds from national government agencies and Industry