Dr. Sunil Kumar Bajpai obtained his Ph. D. degree on polymer science in the year 1997 from RDVV, Jabalpur (M.P.)-India. He has been professor of chemistry in Govt. Science College, Jabalpur for the last 33 years. He has published over 150 research papers in various journals of international repute. Around 30 students have been awarded Ph.D. under his guidance. He has contributed some book chapters, published by CRR press, Woodhead publication, Lambert publishing etc. He has also completed some major research projects such as “Enzymatically degradable and pH-sensitive polysaccharides-based hydrogels for colon targeted drug delivery “, ‘Development of some natural and synthetic polymer based Cu(II)-affinity membranes as an alternative for the effective removal of urea in hemodialysis’, Chemical modification of cotton fabrics and their further development as metal nanoparticles loaded fabrics with excellent antimicrobial behavior’. He has also been the principal investigator in a collaborative project with Swedish company Trio Med, on development of urea binding polymer for peritoneal dialysis machine.
His areas of research include site specific drug delivery systems, metal nanoparticles embedded polymeric films and fabrics, polysaccharide-based films for wound healing etc