Manjuri Kumar

Associate Professor

Metal complexes, Anticancer studies
Department of Chemical Engineering
BITS-Pilani K.K. Birla Goa campus

Conferences and Workshops

1. Manjuri Kumar, S. C.Sivasubramanian, A.P.Koley: Synthesis and characterization of novel paramagnetic chromium compounds. 10th Symposium on Modern Trends in Inorganic chemistry (MTIC-X), IIT-Bombay, Mumbai, December 15-17, 2003.

2. Manjuri K. Koley, Omprakash Chouhan, Sumit Biswas, Aditya P. Koley: DNA binding studies of some monomeric mixed ligand Cu(II) complexes containing N2S(thiolate)Cu core and heterocyclic aromatic base adducts. International conference on Nascent Developments in Chemical Sciences: Opportunities for Academia-Industry Collaboration (NDCS-2015), BITS Pilani October 16-18, 2015.

3. Manjuri Kumar, Om Prakash Chouhan, Sumit Biswas, Joseph Fernandes, Arnab Banerjee, Angshuman Sarkar, Aditya P. Koley. Mixed ligand Cu(II)/Zn(II) complexes containing heterocyclic bases show enhanced DNA binding activity and cytotoxicity. Indo-UK International Workshop on Advanced Materials and their applications in nanotechnology, (AMAN 2016), BITS-Pilani, K.K. Birla Goa Campus, January 11-12, 2016.

4. Manjuri Kumar, participated in two-day workshop on Environmental Management System. BITS-Pilani in collaboration with Goa State Pollution Control Board. BITS-Pilani, K.K. Birla Goa Campus October 20-21, 2016.

5. Manjuri Kumar: Catechol Oxidase Activity of some mononuclear Cu(II) Complexes containing N-S Donor ligands. Fourth International Conference on Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOP-2016) BITS-Pilani, K.K. Birla Goa Campus, Dec 17-20, 2016.

6. Manjuri Kumar. Invited Speech entitled: Study of DNA Binding and Catechol Oxidase Activity of Some Copper (II) Complexes Containing N-S Donor Ligand Using Spectroscopic Techniques. Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamics & Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy and Applications at 5th International Conference of AnalytiX-2017 (AnalytiX-2017), Fukuoka, Japan, March 22-24, 2017.

7. Parsekar Sidhali Uday, Joseph Fernandes, Arnab Banerjee, Manjuri K. Koley*, ROS-Mediated Cytotoxicity of Cu(II) complexes against Human Cervical Cancer HeLa Cell line. International Conference on Reproductive Physiology and Comparative Endocrinology (ICRPCE) and 36th Annual Meeting of the Society for Reproductive Biology and Comparative Endocrinology (SRBCE- XXXVI). January 20-22, 2018.

8. Sidhali Uday Parsekar and Manjuri Kumar* DNA binding and in vitro cytotoxicity studies of a mixed-ligand mononuclear copper(II) complex. Biological Engineering Society India. Annual Meeting and Conference BESCON, IIT Bombay, October 26-27, 2018.

9. Manjuri K. Koley, Sidhali U. Parsekar, Joseph Fernandes and Arnab Banerjee: Synthesis, in vitro cytotoxicity and anticancer activity of some CU(II) complexes containing N2S (thiolate) and N4S (disulfide) cores. 9th Asian Biological Inorganic Chemistry Conference (AsBIC 9) Stephen Riady Centre, National University of Singapore December 9-14, 2018.

10. Manjuri Kumar, Sidhali U. Parsekar, Priyanka Velankanni. Three-day workshop on DNA binding and DNA cleavage studies using chemical compounds supported by MERCK organized by BITS BIRAC BIONEST of BITS-Pilani, K.K. Birla Goa Campus, October 11-13, 2019.

11. Manjuri Kumar, Sidhali U. Parsekar, Priyanka Velankanni and Aditya P. Koley. Design and development of Cu(II)/Zn(II) complexes containing carbohydrazone ligand to study DNA and protein interaction as well as in vitro anticancer activity. Gordon Research Conference frontiers of science, Metals in Medicine. Andover, NH United States, June 28 - July 3, 2020. Conference was cancelled due to Corona Pandemic.

12. Kumudini Paliwal, Paramita Haldar, Manjuri Kumar. Design and development of Cu(II) complexes with Schiff base ligand containing thiadiazoline moiety to study DNA and protein interactions as well as anticancer activity. National Symposium on Convergence of Chemistry and Materials (CCM 2023), BITS-Pilani Hyderabad campus, January 6-7, 2023.

13. Manjuri Kumar, Kumudini Paliwal, Paramita Haldar, Aditya P. Koley, P.K. Sudhadevi Antharjanam. Design and development of Cu(II)-Schiff base complexes containing thiadiazoline moiety to study DNA/HSA interactions and anticancer activity.20th International Conference on Biological Inorganic Chemistry (ICBIC 20), Adelaide, Australia, July 16-21, 2023.

14. Manjuri Kumar. Member of organizing committee, Incharge of registration in ChEmference- 2023 the 10th Chapter, BITS Pilani K.K. Birla Goa Campus, September 30th – October 2nd, 2023.