The thesis of Dr. Dharmendra Singh, former Doctoral Scholar, Department of Chemistry has been chosen for the ISCB Best Thesis Award-2018 in Chemical Sciences by the Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists (ISCB).   His thesis was entitled ‘Brönsted Acidic Ionic Liquids: Synthesis, Physiochemical Properties and Stability of Biomolecules.  He was guided by Dr. Ramesh L. Gardas.​