Dr. Kiran Kokate

Dr. Kiran Kokate

Associate Professor & HOS


Associate Professor in Chemistry and HoS, School of Chemistry at Faculty of science under MIT-WPU with 21 years of teaching experience. He has completed his Ph.D. from Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati. His area of interest includes Conducting Polymers and Nanocomposites. He is recipient of an Ideal teacher award by MIT Pune in 2018. He is co-ordinator of Ph.D Program, Faculty of Science, MITWPU.


Ph.D. (Chemistry)
M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry)
B.Ed. (Science)

Research project

Title of the project: Poly (3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-metal oxide nanocomposites for sensing applications
Sanctioned by: BCUD, SPPU, Pune
Sanctioned Amount: 1, 80,000/-
Duration: 2016-18

List of papers published in international journals (Total-06 PAPERS)

1.Spray Deposition of PDMS/Candle Soot NPs Composite for Self-Cleaning Super hydrophobic Coating

Rajaram S. Sutar, Sanjay S. Latthe, A. M. Sargar, C. E. Patil, V. S. Jadhav, A. N. Patil, K. K. Kokate, Appasaheb K. Bhosale, Kishor Kumar Sadasivuni, Santosh V. Mohite, Shanhu Liu,* and Ruimin Xing*
Macromol. Symp. 2020, 393, 2000031

2.Synthesis, Characterisation of PEDOT-metal oxides nanocomposites and use of PEDOT-ZnO nanocomposite as the photoanode in dye sensitized solar cells (DSSC)


Kiran K. Kokate1, Shrikaant Kulkarni2, Subodh E. Bhandarkar, Asian Journal of research in chemistry, ISSN0974-4169,11(01), PP 91-102

3.Synthesis and characterisation of novel Poly(3,4-ethyylenedioxythiophene) PEDOT/ZnO composites

Kiran K.Kokate1, Subodh E.Bhandarkar2Indo American Journal of pharmaceutical sciences,ISSN:2349-7750, 05 (01), S59-S62.

4.Sonochemical Synthesis and Characterization of PEDOT-ZnO nanocomposite

Kiran K.Kokate1, Subodh E.Bhandarkar2, Shrikaant Kulkarni3, Rakesh Kumar Sinha4
International Journal of Nano Science and Nanotechnology. ISSN 0974-3081 Volume 6, Number 2 (2015), pp.101-108

5.Synthesis and Magnetic Properties of Poly (3, 4 –Ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT)/Fe3O4 Composites

Kiran K Kokate1Subodh E. Bhandarkar2 Sachin A Kulkarni3
(IJITR) International Journal of Innovative Technology and Research, ISSN 2320-5547
Volume No.3, Issue No.2, February – March 2015, 1925 – 1929.

6.Effect of Synthesis Route on the Structural, Optical and Magnetic Properties of Fe3O4 Nanoparticles

1Sachnin AKulkarni,2P S Sawadh, 1Prakash K Palei, 1Kiran K. Kokate
Ceramics International, 2013


Teaching Experience: 21Years
Research Experience: 6 Years overlapping with teaching

Subjects Taught

Applied Chemistry, Engineering Chemistry, Organic Chemistry