Dr. Shefali Arora

Dr. Shefali Arora

Assistant Professor - Selection Grade (DOJ - 16.07.2012, Regular)

 

B.Sc. (Chemistry, Botany, Zoology) Garhwal University, Srinagar

M.Sc. (Chemistry-Organic), Garhwal University, Srinagar

Ph.D. (Chemistry-Organic), Indian Institute Of Technology, Roorkee

 

Area of Specialization:

 

Ion Selective electrodes, Natural Product Chemistry, Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds and their biological activity.

 

Research & Publications: 

 

International Journals:  
Shailey Singhal, Shilpi Agarwal, Rajan Sharma, Shefali Arora, Naveen Singhal, Amit Kumar “Integrated Waste-Metal-Bioenergy: An Operative Approach for Water Remediation” Int. J. Pharm. Sci. Rev. Res., Vol  37 No(2), pp 258-263, 2016. (Peer Reviewed)  Indexing in: [Scopus] [Gale and EMBASE (Elsevier Products)] ISSN: 0976-044X
 
Deepak Kumar1, Raju Chandra, Ashwani Sanghi, Shefali Arora, Shobhit Vidyarthi “Membrane Stabilizing Activity of Xanthium strumarium Leaves Extracts” International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research, Vol. 8 No.(3), pp 176-178, 2016. (Peer Reviewed) Indexing in: [Scopus] [Gale and EMBASE (Elsevier Products)] [Google Scholar] ISSN: 0975-1556
R. K. Gupta, P. Kumar, V. Yadav, S. Arora, D. P. Singh, S. K. Joshi, A. K. Chawla and A. Biswas “Challenges and Opportunities in Fabrication of Transparent Superhydrophobic Surfaces” Current Nanoscience, Vol. 12, pp 429-447, 2016. (Peer Reviewed) Indexing in: [Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch®)] [Scopus] [EMBASE] [Chemical Abstracts]  ISSN: 1875-6786 (Online),1573-4137 (Print)
Rajan Sharma, Shailey Singhal, Avanish K. Tiwari, Shilpi Agarwal, Shefali Arora and Naveen Singhal “ Influence of pretreatment processes onto bio-methanation of wheat straw”Journal of Renewable and sustainable Energy, Vol.7, pp053109(1-9), 2015. AIP Publishing. Indexing in: [Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch®)] [Scopus] [EMBASE] [Chemical Abstracts] ISSN: 1941-7012 (Online)
Shefali Arora, Mamta Latwal, Shailey Singhal, Shilpi Agarwal, K Mohan Reddy and Deepak Kumar “ Quantum Dot: A Potential Candidate As a biomedical material” Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research, Vol. 7 No. (4), pp 810-814, 2015.  Indexing in: [Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch®)] [Scopus] [EMBASE] [Chemical Abstracts] [Scirus] [NCBI database] ISSN: 0975-7384 (Online)
Deepak Kumar, Ashwani Sanghi, Raju Chandra, Shefali Arora and Ashwani K Sharma  “Membrane Stability and Antioxidant Activity of Gmelina arborea Seed Extract and Their Fatty acid Composition” British Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Vol.6 No.(4), pp261-268, 2015. Indexing in: [Pubmed] [CNKI] [Index medicus] [NLM] [Scirus] ISSN: 2231-2919 (Online)
Shefali Arora, Shilpi Agarwal, Shailey Singhal, “Anticancer Activities of Thiosemicarbazides/Thiosemicarbazones: A Review” International Journal of Pharmacy and  Pharmaceutical Sciences,   Vol. 6 No.(9), pp34-41, 2014. Indexing in: [Google Scholar] [Scopus] [Elsevier] [EBSCO] [EMBASE] [SCI mago (SJR)] [CAS] ISSN: 0975 – 1491 (Online)
Pankaj Kumar, Sanjeev Kumar,  Sapna Jain,  Bhawna Y. Lamba, Girdhar Joshi, and Shefali Arora “All Solid State Chromium(III) Selective Potentiometric Sensor Based on 2-(1-(2-((3-(2-Hydroxyphenyl)-1Hpyrozol-1-yl)methyl)benzyl)-1H-pyrazol-3-yl)phenol”  Electroanalysis, Vol. 26, pp1 – 8, 2014. Indexing in: [Google Scholar] [Scopus] [Elsevier] [EBSCO] [EMBASE] [SCI mago (SJR)] [CAS] ISSN: 1521-4109 (Online)
Shefali Arora,  Vandana Yadav,  Pankaj Kumar and  Deepak Kumar.  “Antimicrobial studies of leaf extracts from Desmodium heterocarpon (L.) DC” Medicinal Plants - International Journal of Phytomedicines and Related Industries, Vol. 6 No. (3) pp206-208, 2014. Indexing in: [Google Scholar] [Scopus] [Elsevier] [EBSCO] [EMBASE] [SCI mago (SJR)] [CAS] ISSN: 09754261, 09756892 (Online)
Deepak kumar, Shefali Arora and Muneer Alam “Pharmacognostical standardization and antimicrobial activity of leaves of Syzygium cumini (Linn.) from various region of north India”. International Research Journal of Pharmacy, Vol.5 No.(2), pp 62-65 Indexing in: [Google Scholar] [Scopus] [Elsevier] [EBSCO] [EMBASE] [SCI mago (SJR)] [CAS] ISSN: 2230-8407 (Online)
Deepak Kumar, Shefali Arora, Manoj Kumar, Manoj Kumar Thakur and Abhay Pratap Singh “Membrane stabilizing activity and antioxidant effect of Sida cordata (burm f.) bioss and rhododendron arboreum sm. Leaves”International journal of  Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research,  Vol. 5 No.(1), pp165-170,2014. Indexing in: [Google Scholar] [Scopus] [Elsevier] [EBSCO] [EMBASE] [SCI mago (SJR)] [CAS] ISSN: 0975 – 1491 (Online)
Shefali Arora, Vandana Yadav, Pankaj Kumar, Rajeev Gupta, Deepak Kumar  “Polymer Based Antimicrobial Coatings as Potential Biomaterial: A Review” Internationl Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Review and Research, Vol. 23No.(2), pp 279-290, 2013. Indexing in: [Scopus] [Gale and EMBASE (Elsevier Products)] ISSN: 0976-044X
Shailey Singhal, Shefali Arora, Shilpi Agarwal, Rajan Sharma, Naveen Singhal “A Review on potential biological activities of thiosemicarbazides” World Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vol 2 No.(6), pp4661-4681,2013. Indexing in: [Scopus] [Gale and EMBASE (Elsevier Products)] ISSN: 2278-4357
Abstracts: 
K Mohan Reddy, Shefali Arora, J. Devaraju (2015) “A preliminary report on coconut oil for engines using advanced ultra-sonication wit metal oxide nanoparticles as nano additives.
National conference on Biofuels and Bioenergy (NCBB-15) Page No. 48(PP-25), 12-13 June at UPES Dehradun 
Rajan Sharma, Shailey Singhal, A.K. Tiwari, Shilpi Agarwal and Shefali Arora (2014) “Development of Micro-wave Physico-Chemical Pretreatment method for the bioconversion of rice husk waste into biogas & value added product”International conference of 67th Annual Session of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (CHEMCON-2014) Page No. 39-41, 27-30 December at IIT Mumbai, India
Shefali Arora, Vanadana Yadav and Deepak Kumar (2014) “Antimicrobial studies of leaf extracts from Desmodium heterocarpon” National conference on Environmental constraints, conservation and resource development of medicinal plants for health and societal benefits, Page No. 54, 21-23 March at doon University, Dehradun (UK) India.
Deepak Kumar, Shefali Arora, Manoj Kumar, Manoj Kumar Thakur and Abhay Pratap Singh (2014) “Membrane stabilizing activity and antioxidant effect of Sida cordata (burm F.) Bioss and Rhododendron Arboreum Sm. Leaves” International conference on Pharmaceutical Sciences, Page No. 104, 14-15 Feb. at SGRRITS, Dehradun (UK) India.
Ashwini kumar, Sushil Kumar, Deepak Kumar, Shefali Arora, Pankaj Kumar, Sanjay Kumar (2014) “Physicochemical characterization and antioxidant activities of aqueous extracts of Lantana camara” International conference on challenges in chemistry and biology of carbohydrates (CARBO-XXVIII), Page No 71, 20-22 January, FRI, Dehradun (UK)  India.
Vandana Yadav, Shefali Arora, Abhilasha Mishra (2013) “Recent advancement in nano TiO2 photocatalyst coating” International Symposium on Modern trends in Inorganic chemistry MTIC-XV” Page no. 321, Dec.- 13-16,  at IIT Roorkee (UK) India.
Vandana Yadav, Shefali Arora, Abhilasha Mishra (2013) “Hibiscus sabdariffa: A promising candidate as cosmetic industry” In 8th Uttarakhand State Science Congress, P-62, 26-28 Dec., Doon University, Dehradun (UK) India.
Shilpi Agarwal, Shailey Singhal, Shefali Arora, V.K. Chhibber and A. K. Bhatnagar (2013) “Tribological effect of anti-wear additives in low sulfur diesel” In 8th Uttarakhand State Science Congress, OP-28, 26-28 Dec., Doon University, Dehradun (UK) India.
Shailey Singhal, Shilpi Agarwal, Shefali Arora and Rajan Sharma (2013) “Computer-aided drug designing: An effective tool in selecting the pharmacophore” In 8th Uttarakhand State Science Congress, OP-48, 26-28 Dec., Doon University, Dehradun (UK) India.
Shefali Arora, Sanjay Kumar and Gayatri Prasad (2013) “Synthesis of Nano-metal using plant extract- A Review” International Seminar on Nano-Energy. P-18, Proceeding of the first International seminar on Nanotechnology in conventional and Alternate Energy Syatem ISBN:978-81-928068-0-8, Page No-20 on August 12-13 at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun (UK) India.
Rajeev Gupta, Shefali Arora, Rishi Diwan and Vandana Yadav (2013) “Development of Hydrophobic transparent polymeric coating”  International Seminar on Nano-Energy. P-16, Proceeding of the first International seminar on Nanotechnology in conventional and Alternate Energy Syatem ISBN:978-81-928068-0-8, Page No-20 on August 12-13 at University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun (UK) India.
Nitika Thakur, Deepak Kumar and Shefali Arora (2013) “Evaluation of invitro anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant activity of Sida cordata (Burnm F.) Bioss leaves extract”.
1stInternational conference on new horizon Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences (NHPBMS-2013) in association with International Journal of Pharmacutical Sciences and Research. NHPBMS/ORAL/ROLL NO /50, Page No. 62, 12-13 January held at Dehradun (UK) India.
Shefali Arora, Ritu Singh, Deepak Kumar and Shailesh Joshi (2011) “Study of Phytochemical constituents and Antimicrobial activity on the leaves of Quisqualis indica”. UGC sponsored National conferences in current status and opportunities in MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THAR DESEART . Abstract No. 98, 17-18 Dec. (Organized by Mahila P.G. Mahavidyalaya, Jodhpur (Rajasthan)India.
Shefali Arora and Ritu Singh (2011) “Phytochemical, Antimicrobial and antioxidant study on the leaves of Grewia Optiva.  National Conference on Environmental conservation, Abstract No. 89 (DBS College, Dehradun (UK) India.
Deepak Kumar, Versha Parcha, Shefali Arora and Shailesh Joshi (2011)  “Effect and Evaluation of Antihyperlipidemic activity guided isolated fraction from total methanol extract of Salvadora oleoides (Decne.) in Triton Wr-1339 Induced hyperlipidemic Rats” UGC sponsored National conferences in current status and opportunities in MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THAR DESEART . Abstract No. 98, 17-18 Dec (Organized by Mahila P.G. Mahavidyalaya, Jodhpur, Rajasthan,India
Mehboob Alam, Shefali Arora, Meenakshi Chouhan and Ragvendra Jaiswal. (2010) “Study of  heterocyclic compounds as antimicrobial compounds”  In 5th Uttarakhand State Science Congress, P-8,11-13Nov, Dehradun (UK) India.
Shefali Arora, Ankur kumar, Ravi S. Kansal, Vishesh Kumar and Shilpi Verma. (2008) “Antimicrobial activity of  Some Bezimidazole  Derivatives” In 3rd Uttarakhand State Science Congress, P-19, 10-11 Nov., Roorkee (UK) India.
Rakhi Goyal, Shefali Arora, Saurabh Vijay, Deepak Pant and Pooja Sharma. (2007) “Phytochemical and antimicrobial studies on the leaves of Solanum torvum Linn. Symopsium on Phytochemistry and Ayurveda: Potential and Prospects, P-8, 29th December, Dehradun (UK) India.
SaurabhVijay, Amit Walia, Vivek Jaiwal, Shefali Arora, Rakhi Goyal and   Rakesh Kumar. (2007) “Antimicrobial and antioxidant activity of the extract of  Murraya koenigii.” Uttarakhand State Science Congress, P-10, 15-17 Nov, Nanital (India).
Nirupma Singh, Shefali Rajvanshi and S.M.Sondhi. (2003)  “Synthesis, anticancer, antiinflammatory and analgesic activity evaluation of   some  pyridine and pyrazine derivatives” . Proc. 90th Ind. Sc. Cong. Part III, Abstract No. 69, P.58, (Chandigarh) India
Shefali Rajvanshi and A.K.Jain. (2002) , ‘A potentiometric sensor for the determination of Cd2+.’   Proc. of 39th Annual convention of Chemists, Abstract No. AEC(OP)-42. (Vijaywada, Andhera Pradesh) India.
Shefali Rajvanshi and A.K.Jain. (2003).  ‘Novel PVC-based membranes of some pyrimidine derivatives as sensor Cu2+.   UGC sponsed Symposium under DRS, Abstract No. P-29. ( IIT, Roorkee, Roorkee(UK) India).
Shefali Rajvanshi, Monika Johar and S.M.Sondhi. (2001). (Best poster presentation Award)  “Synthesis of some Hemin and Hematoporphyrin Derivatives as  potential  anticancer Agents”  Proc. 88th Ind. Sc. Cong. Part III, Abstract No. 119, P.100, IARI (New Delhi)  India  
Books and Manual : Books published-
Shefali Arora (2016) “Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds of antimicrobial activity via green solvent” Scientica Research Pharmakon, ISBN number: 978-81-927844-3-4
Shefali Arora (2013) “Practical book of chemical and biochemical preparation”. Innovare Academic Sciences Pvt. Ltd, ISBN number: 978-81-928286-0-2
Shefali Arora (2013) “Ipomoea cairica: A potential Antimicobial Agent”Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN number:978-3-659-39490-4
Shefali Arora (2012) “Synthesis of heterocyclic compounds and their biological activities” Lambert Academic Publishing , ISBN number: 978-3-8484-4399-4
Shefali Arora (2012) “Quantitative structure activity relationships (QSAR) for the analgesic activity of some pyrimidobenzimidazole derivatives” Lambert Academic Publishing, ISBN number: 978-3-659-11266-9,
        
Manual Published:
Deepak Pant, Shefali Arora, Rohit Verma (2010), ”HPLC and UV Spectroscopy in Quality Control (QC) & Research-A training manual” Organised by Dolphin(PG) Institute of Biomedical & Natural Sciences and Sponsered by DST and CSIR, New Delhi.
Patent:
S. M.Sondhi, Nirupma Singh, Shefali Rajvanshi, Rakesh Shukla and Ram Ragubir. Thiazoline derivatives possessing anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities and their method of preparation. Indian Patent Application No. 1934/DEL/2004; dated 07 Oct-2004.