Early Academic Pursuits
His embarked on an academic journey steeped in Chemistry, starting with a Bachelor's degree from Pachaiyappa’s College and advancing through his Master's and M.Phil. from D.G. Vaishnav College, Chennai. He further pursued a Ph.D. from Bharathiar University, focusing on skin allergies and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) among tannery workers due to environmental heavy metals in Vellore district. His educational trajectory is marked by consistent excellence and a deep commitment to the field of Chemistry.
With a teaching tenure spanning 16 years, His professional voyage showcases a progressive path from lecturer roles to his current position as an Associate Professor at Panimalar Engineering College. His teaching stints at renowned institutions like Sree Sastha Institute of Engineering & Technology and Jaya College of Arts and Science underline his diverse experience and expertise in academia.
Contributions and Research Focus
His contributions extend beyond teaching, delving into significant research domains. His patents, publications, and copyrighted materials underline his innovative pursuits. Notably, his patents on confiscating Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) from groundwater and retarding chemical pollutants from dye effluents using natural resources display a strong commitment to environmentally friendly solutions. His research articles, review articles, and book chapters reflect his extensive academic contributions.
Accolades and Recognition
His academic prowess and commitment to excellence have been acknowledged through various awards, including cash prizes for exceptional academic results and accolades for outstanding presentations and poster exhibitions at national and international conferences. These recognitions underscore his dedication and proficiency in academia.
Impact and Influence
His influence extends beyond the classroom, evident through his roles as a mentor, class counselor, and in various administrative capacities. His leadership in setting question papers, coordinating research, and organizing webinars illustrates his multifaceted impact within the academic sphere.
Legacy and Future Contributions
His legacy lies in his extensive educational journey, impactful research, and mentorship. His future contributions are anticipated to further enrich the field of Chemistry, combining academic excellence with innovative solutions to environmental challenges and continuing to inspire future generations in academia. Dr. Kistan A's dedication, innovation, and scholarly contributions reflect a remarkable journey in academia, marked by a commitment to education, research, and the betterment of society through scientific endeavors.
Analysis of Ambattur Lake water quality with reference to physic-chemical aspects at Chennai, Tamil Nadu
A Kistan, V Kanchana, AT Ansari (10)2015
Titanium dioxide as a Catalyst for Photodegradation of Various Concentrations of Methyl Orange and Methyl Red dyes using Hg Vapour Lamp with Constant pH
A Kistan, V Kanchana, L Sakayasheela, J Sumathi, A Premkumar, ...(8)2018
Present-dayposition of heavy metal adulteration in top soil Affected by Tannery actions, Vaniyambadi, Vellore district
A Kistan, S Selvakumari, P Sangeetha, V Kanchana, A Thaminum Ansari (5)2018
- KISTAN1,*, , A. PREMKUMAR1, and V. KANCHANA2 (2)2022
VAV Alagarsamy, K Andiyappan, SAK Avuliya, TA Abubacker (2)2018
R Geetha, A Kistan, AT Ansari (22015
A Kistan, V Kanchana, E Parthiban, S Vadivel, B Sridhar (1)2023
DC A. Kistan,Santhi M. George, Amel Gacem, R. Mohammed Ashick, L. Malleswara ...(1)2022
A total of 44 citations for his publications, demonstrating the impact and recognition of his research within the academic community.
- Citations 44 40
- h-index 4 4
- i10-index 1 0