V.P.O-Allowal, Tehsil-Nabha, District-
Patiala, Punjab, India, Postal code-147001
Thapar University, Patiala
M.Sc. Chemistry, CGPA (7.17/10) July 2015
Research project Analytical and Electrochemistry
Punjabi University, Patiala
B.Sc. Non-Medical April 2013
Manchester Metropolitan University Manchester, United Kingdom
(August 2018-Feb 2019)
Development of a Polymer-Based Sensor Platform for the Thermal Detection of biomolecules
Selected in 6 month international research course
Working with thermal sensors
Thermal sensing is very advance and cost effective technology available only in few labs of Europe.
Working in the research group of Dr. Marloes Peeters a group of renowned diligent researchers
Learning about variety of new methodologies
Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar
Project Fellow in DST-SERB funded project 9 Feb 2016 – 13 August, 2018
(Department of Science and Technology-Science Engineering Research Board)
“Modification of metal surface by self-assembly of heterocycle based thiols and dithiols: Towards selective electrochemical sensing of heavy metals and various analytes”
Prepared thiol and dithiol functional nanowires.
Self-assembled nanowires on surface of Au electrode.
Use SAMs for sensing purpose of heavy
Techniques used during project work
Fourier-transform infrared spectroscopy
Atomic Force Microscopy
Thapar University Jan 2015 – August 2015
Biosensor for organophosphorus pesticides detection by the fabrication on ZnO nanoparticles
Biosensor: algae chlorella sp. as recognition layer
Ion selective field effective transducer
Detection of organophosphorus pesticides.
Synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles used in biosensor.
Other techniques: UV-Visible Spectrometry, SEM, FTIR etc. Publication:
Self-Assembled Monolayers of 3-Hydroxy-N-(5-mercapto-1,3,4-thiadiazol-2-yl) benzamide (HMTB): A Platform for Impedimetric Sensing of Co(II) Journal of Electrochemistry, Volume 833, 2019, Pages 221-230 Amanpreet Kaur, Sarabjeet kaur, Manish Sharma, Inderpreet Kaur
A surface expressed alkaline phosphatase biosensor modified with flower shaped ZnO for the detection of chlorpyrifos
Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Volume 258, 1 April 2018, Pages 215-227 Manisha Pabbi, Amanpreet Kaur, Susheel K. Mittal, Ritu Jindal
A novel application of the heat transfer method (HTM): Real time detection of bacteria from waste water samples
Amanpreet Kaur, Kai Betlem, George Hurst, Pankaj Singla, Mikhajlo Zubko, Silvia Tedesco, Marloes Peeters
National and International Events Attended:
World Drug Delivery and Novel Therapy Summit,Toronto, Canada
Workshop on Modern Chemistry and its Applications Department of Chemistry, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (3-5th March 2016)
National Symposium on Advances in Chemical Sciences Department of Chemistry, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (6-7th March 2017)
Symposium on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences
Department of Chemistry, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (27th Jan 2017)
Participated in course “Amphiphilic Molecules and Self-Assembly: Principles and Applications” delivered by Prof. Michael Gradzielski, Technische University Berlin, Germany Punjab University, Chandigarh, (22-28th March 2016) Poster Presentation:
Synergistic Aspects of Chemical and Other Sciences Punjabi University, Patiala (19-20th Feb 2015)
Recent Advances in Chemical Sciences on the theme of “Supramolecular Developments” Khalsa College, Amritsar (2nd April 2016)
7th National Symposium on Advances in Chemical Sciences Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar (26th-27th March 2018) Other Activities:
Member Student Consultative Committee Thapar University
Advocated for student interests on key university health policies and services.
Chaired and facilitated Council meetings to discuss agenda, university health policy, student’s problems in hostel, class, laboratory etc.
Trained incoming Chair to plan, execute, evaluate, and lead Council events and meetings.
Collected and summarized student survey data to identify and prioritize various needs related to sports, healthcare etc.
Member Score Thapar University
As a member of score society, my aim was to spread awareness about science and technology among students and local people of the region.
Grow plants. Make people aware about environment.
Clean our surroundings etc.