Dr. Atish T. Paul

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy,
BITS Pilani, Pilani Campus

Natural Product Chemistry
Department of Pharmacy, Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani- 333031, Rajasthan. India.

Awards and Recognitions



  1. Affiliate Member (Royal Society of Chemistry, London)
  2. Lifetime Member (Society for Ethnopharmacology, India)
  3. Lifetime Member (Association of Pharmaceuticals Teachers of India)
  4. Registered Member of Rajasthan State Pharmacy Council


Individual Awards


  • Top cited article for 2021-2022 [Biomedical chromatography]
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  • AtishPaul_Award_2Dr. P.D Sethi Memorial National Award 2019 for best research paper in HPTLCAtishPaul_Award_3
  •  Awarded 11th DNA Innovative Education Leadership Award 2019 under “Best Professor in Pharmacy Studies” category.AtishPaul_Award_4


  • Awarded Young scientist grant 2015 [DST-SERB]
  • Awarded Scheme for Young Scientist and Technologist grant 2015 [DST-SEED]
  • Awarded Best Poster presentation prize at International Conference on New Developments in Drug Discovery from Natural Products and Traditional Medicines held on November 16-20 in NIPER-SAS Nagar (Mohali) 2008
  • Awarded postgraduate research fellowship from National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research during M. S. Pharm. (July 2001-December 2002).
  • Senior Research Fellowship” from Department of AYUSH, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of INDIA, New Delhi

Research Group Awards

  • Mr. SNC Sridhar [PhD Student] awarded with “Dr. Shyambalaji Achuthan Award for Excellence in the field of Pharmacology” for his work on Conophylline - A Potential Pancreatic Lipase Inhibitory Lead from Tabernaemontana divaricata: In silico, synthesis and In vitro studies” at the 1st National Biomedical Research Competition (NBRCOM-2018), held at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Rishikesh on October 15, 2018
  • Mr. SNC Sridhar [PhD Student] conferred with BEST POSTER AWARD for the research work topic entitled “Synergy Approach Based Pancreatic Lipase Inhibitory Effects of Selected Indian Medicinal Plants as Anti-obesity Agents under the theme Advances in Pharmacological Evaluation of Herbal Drugs/Products of International Conference on Challenges for Global Competitiveness of AYUSH and Natural Products and IASTAM Oration Award Function 2018, held at Delhi Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research University during February 2-4, 2018
  • Mr. Ginson George [PhD Student] awarded with 2nd prize in poster presentation on research group work entitled, “Development of Anti-Obesity Tea Polyphenol- Orlistat Combination by Synergy Guided Fractionation Approach” at the 6th International Biennial Conference on “New Developments and Drug Discovery from Natural Products and Traditional Medicines” at NIPER, S.A.S. Nagar, November 15-17 2018, Punjab, India.