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Ravi Bhushan
Ravi Bhushan Professor rbushfcy[at] 01332-285795; 285089
Areas of Interest
  • Liquid Chromatography, Enantiomeric Resolution of pharmaceuticals
  • Organic Synthesis, Synthesis of Chiral Derivatizing Reagents
  • Proteins, Structure of Seed Proteins
Professional Background
1996PresentProfessorUniversity of Roorkee/IITRoorkee
19861996ReaderUniversity of Roorkee
19791986LecturerUniversity of Roorkee
Honors and Awards
Outstanding Teacher AwardIIT Roorkee2007
Star PerformerIIT Roorkee2005-06
Star PerformerIIT Roorkee2004-05
Star PerformerIIT Roorkee2003-04
Fellow National Academy of Sciences India 2001
Fellow Royal Society of Chemistry, London University of Roorkee 1993
European Economic Community FellowshipUniversity of Bristol, UK1992
Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship, Germany University of Oldenburg, and University of Giessen1988
Khosla Research Silver Medal Plus Cash PrizeUniversity of Roorkee1987
Educational Details
Ph.D.ChemistryUniversity of Jodhpur1978
M.Sc.ChemistryUniversity of Jodhpur1974
B.Sc.ChemistryUniversity of Jodhpur1972
Administrative Background
Apr 2013Apr 2014Dean of Students' WelfareIIT Roorkee
Jan 2012Dec 2013Member, Board of GovernorsIIT Roorkee
Jan 2012Dec 2014Member, Finance CommitteeIIT Roorkee
Sep 2001PresentMember of SenateIIT Roorkee
Jan 2011Dec 2012Chairman, Library Advisory CommitteeIIT Roorkee
Jan 2011Dec 2012Chairman, Departmental Research CommitteeIIT Roorkee
Jan 2005Dec 2007Head, Chemistry DepartmentIIT Roorkee
Apr 2003Feb 2006Professor-In-Charge FinanceIIT Roorkee
Apr 2002Dec 2004Professor-In-Charge PlanningIIT Roorkee
Sep 2000Mar 2004Founder Coordinator, Intellectual Property Rights CellIIT Roorkee
Apr 1989May 2006Associate Coordinator, QIP-CentreIIT Roorkee
Mar 1993Apr 1997AssociateDean, Research & Industrial LiaisonIIT Roorkee
Feb 1984 June 1988Additional Coordinator, Audio Visual Res Center IIT Roorkee
Oct 1999Sep 2001Elected Member of the SyndicateUniversity of Roorkee
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
International Conference on Chemical, Food and Environment Engineering DubaiIIT RoorkeeJan 2015
41st International Conference & Exhibit on High Performance Liquid Phase Separations & Related TecNew Orleans, U.S.A.DST and IITRMay 2014
35th International Symposium on High Performance Liquid Phase Separations & Related Techniques Boston, USADST and IITRJune 2010
PAN IIT Workshop on Management of Intellectual Property in AcademiaIIT BombayIIT RoorkeeMar 2004
Training Program on Patenting in India and Abroad New DelhiIIT RoorkeeSept 2002
International Conference on Intellectual Property Education and TrainingIIT DelhiIIT DelhiJuly 2001
17th International Symposium on Column Liquid ChromatographyHamburg, GermanyHumboldt foundationMay 1993
International Research Congress on Natural ProductsNew Orleans, U.S.A.DSTJuly 1985
  • Biomedical Chromatography, (John Wiley & Sons, UK) , Member Editorial Board, since Jan 1996
  • Acta Chromatographica (Akademiai Kiado, Hungary), Member Editorial Advisory Board, since 2011
  • Bioanalysis (Future Science Group, UK), Member Editorial Advisory Panel, since 2010
  • Indian Society for Biochem. & Biotech. , Fellow
  • Indian Council of Chemists , Life Member
  • Indian Society of Desert Technology, Life Member
  • Indian Chemical Society, Fellow
  • Indian Science Congress, Life Member
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
Workshop on Patent and IPR Awareness IIT Roorkee06-09-2001
National Conf on IPR Issues & Opportunities in Research & EducationMHRD and IITR16-02-2002
Workshop on Drafting a Patent Application IIT Roorkee13-12-2002
Workshop on Enhancing Awareness on IPR Issues in Tech. Instt. IIT Roorkee04-03-2003
World Intellectual Property DayIIT Roorkee26-04-2002
World Intellectual Property DayIIT Roorkee26-04-2003
Books Authored

Ravi Bhushan and J. Martens. Amino Acids: Chromatographic Separation and Enantioresolution; HNB Publishing, New York, 2010; pp 322. ISBN: 978-0-9728061-3-8.

Chapters in Books

  • Advances in Protein Chemistry, Vol. 39, Academic Press Inc., London, 1998, Chemistry of Peanut Proteins,
  • Handbook of Thin Layer Chromatography, (Eds, J. Sherma and B. Fried), Marcel Dekker, New York, 1991; Amino Acids and Derivatives, pp 353 – 387; Proteins and Peptides, pp 389 – 406; 2nd Edition, 1996. Amino Acids and Derivatives :  pp. 389-425; Proteins and Peptide: pp 427-444; 3rd Edition, 2003. Amino Acids and Derivatives :  pp. 373-415; Proteins and Peptide: pp 749-766.
  • Seed proteins (Editors, R. Casey and P.R. Shewry), Kluwer Academic Pubs., London, 1999, Groundnut Globulins, pp. 355-388.
  • Encyclopedia of Separation Science, (Editors: I.D. Wilson, T.R. Adlard, C.F. Poole, and Michael Cook) Academic Press, London, 2000; Two Chapters: Vol. 5: Amino acids and Derivatives: pp 2012-2033; Vol.8: Proteins and Peptides: pp 3626-3636.
  • Thin Layer Chromatography in Chiral Separation and Analysis (Eds. T. Kowalska and J. Sherma), Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, (2007),Chapter 13, Chiral Separation of Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, pp 323-355; Chapter 15, Chiral Separations Using Marfey’s Reagent, pp 383-407;
  • TLC in Drug analysis (Editors: Lukasz Komsta, Monika Waksmundzka-Hajnos, and Joseph Sherma), Taylor and Francis, Boca Raton, (2014), Chromatographic Analysis of Chiral drugs, pp 97-130.
  • Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering, (Eds. Jan Reedijk, Klaus Wandelt et al.,) Elsevier, 2014, Peptides and Proteins: Thin Layer (Planar) Chromatography (Revised);
  • Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering, (Eds. Jan Reedijk, Klaus Wandelt et al.,) Elsevier, 2014, Amino Acids: Thin Layer (Planar) Chromatography (Revised);
Refereed Journal Papers



1.R. Bhushan, R.N. Goyal and A. Agarwal, Amino Terminal Sequence Analysis of Arachin,

J. Protein Chemistry, 3 (4), (1984) 395-401.

2.R. Bhushan, R.N. Goyal and A. Agarwal, Complete Amino Acid Sequence of an Arachin -Sub Unit, Biochem. Intl., 11 (1985) 477-490.

3.R. Bhushan and N. Pant, Amino Acid Sequence of Globulin from P. Vulgaris, V. mungo and V. radiata, J. Insdt. & Ucds., 11 (1986) 129.

4.R. Bhushan and N. Pant, Partial Amino Acid Sequence of Globulin from P. vulgaris,
V. Mungo
and V. Radiata, J. Indian Chem. Soc., 11 (1986) 129.

5.R. Bhushan and K.R.N. Reddy, A simple approach to recovery of proteins from PAGE Rods, J. Liq. Chromatogr., 12 (1989) 529-533.

6.R. Bhushan and K.R.N. Reddy, Reconstitution of conarchin from the Isolated Sub Units, Int. J. Pept. Prot. Res

7.R. Bhushan, V.K. Mahesh and P.V. Mallikharjun, Hydrogen Ion titration of 12S rapeseed protein and partial N-terminal sequence of one of its sub units, Biochem. Intl., 19 835-843.

8.R. Bhushan and K.R.N. Reddy, Complete Amino Acid Sequence of Arachin Sub Unit of Molecular Weight Protein from Isolated Subunits, Int. J. Peptide Protein Research, 35 (1990) 406-415.

9.R. Bhushan, V.K. Mahesh and P.V. Mallikharjun, Reconstitution of Rapeseed High Molecular Weight Protein from Isolated Subunits, Int. J. Peptide Protein Research, 35 (1990) 310-314.

10.R. Bhushan, V.K. Mahesh and P.V. Mallikharjun, Complete Amino Acid Sequence of a Sub unit from Rapeseed High 445-449.

11.R. Bhushan, V.K. Mahesh and Alka Varma, The Amino Acid Sequence and Structural Class of Arachin Sub unit of Mol Weight 29100A, Biochem. & Mol. Biol. Intl., 38 (1996) 81-89.

12.R. Bhushan and Anil K. Tyagi, Complete Amino Acid Sequence of a Subunit from Rapeseed Protein, J. Plant Biochemistry & Biotechnology, 7 (1998) 13-21.

13.R. Bhushan and Alka Varma, Sequencing of Peptide and Proteins by Edman Degradation, Chem. Environ. Res., 8 (1999) 159-223.

14.R. Bhushan and R. Aggarwal, Reversed-phase High Performance Liquid Chromatographic, Gel Electrophoresis and Size Exclusion Chromatographic Studies on Subunit Structure of Arachin and its Molecular Species. Biomed. Chromatogr. 20 (2006) 561-568.   

15.R. Bhushan and R. Aggarwal, Investigation of Arachin and its molecular species, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. India, 77 (A), (2007) 71-77.

16.R. Bhushan and Upasana Arya, Reversed-phase high-performance liquid chromatographic, size exclusion chromatographic and polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis studies of glycinin: Evidence for molecular species and their association-dissociation. Biomed. Chromatogr. 21 (2007) 1245-51.

Ravi Bhushan and Upasana Arya, Subunit structure of glycinin and its molecula species based on RP-HPLC, gel electrophoresis and SEC studies. Biomed. Chromatogr., 22 (2008) 1296-1303. 
  • Proficiency in German Language from July to August 1988 in Goethe Institute, Bremen, Germany
  • 1989-1990: Member Task Force to establish Roorkee School for the Deaf under the Umbrella of University of Roorkee
  • 1991-1997: Joint Secretary, Roorkee School for the Deaf
  • 1998-2001: Member, Committee of Consultants and Managing Committee of Roorkee School for the Deaf