Dr. Rahul H. Khiste

Name Dr. Rahul H. Khiste
Qualification M. Pharm., Ph.D.
Designation Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Dean, Training, Placement, III, EDC.
Official Address Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Pharmacy, Thergaon (Kalewadi), Pune-411033 (M.S.).
Phone & Email 9960700128
Qualifications with Class / Grade UG: B.Pharm (First Class)- Pune University- 1998
PG: M.Pharm (First Class)- Pune University -2008
Ph.D.: Pharmaceutical Sciences- NIMS University, Jaipur, Rajasthan-2016
Other: PG Diploma in Intellectual Property -Patent Law from NALSAR University Hyderbad-2017
Total Experience in Years Teaching: 10 Industry: – 8 Research: 06
Subjects Taught Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry , Medicinal Chemistry, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Technology, Drug Regulatory Affairs.
Area of Research SAR based drug designing, heterocyclic chemistry, development of analogues for anti-inflammatory, CNS agents and Microwave assisted synthesis.
Papers Published International- 08
National- 0
Papers presented in conference 14
Cumulative Impact Factor 2.6
H-Index 03
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Citations 23
PhD Guide? Give field & University Field: Pharmaceutical Chemistry – Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.
PhDs /Projects Guided PhDs : Nil Projects at Masters level: 06
RecentPublications/Patents (Last 5 years) Publications 

  1. Rahul H. Khiste*, Ashok G. Peepliwal , Hemant Kumar Jain, ‘A Novel Synthesis Route to Indolopyridoquinazoline Alkaloid Analogues from Condensed Pyrimidine Scaffolds’ Published in Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Jan.2016, Volume 6, Issue 01, Page.No.4055 – 4061. DOI: 10.1044/1980-iajpr.160111.
  2. Rahul H. Khiste, P. H. Sakpal, Outcome based learning for overall development of pharmacy students, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, APTICON-2015, Indore. 9 th-11th-October2015 PE-10,P.No-768-770.
  3. P. H. Sakpal, S. M. Narayankar, R. H. Khiste, B. A. Agarwal, S. D. Dalvi, P. L. Ingale, C. L. Bhingare ‘Development of RP- HPLC method for estimation of Rosuvastatin in tablet dosage form’ International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research. APTICON-2015, Indore. 9 th-11th-October-2015,PB-51, P.No-500-502.
  4. ‘Development of UV-Visible Spectrophotometric Method for Estimation of Atazanavir in Tablet Dosage Form’ published in International Journal of Chemical Sciences, on 10/12/2014, Volume-12.Issue-04, Page No.1545-1549. ISSN: 0972-768X
  5. ‘Simultaneous Spectrophotometric Estimation of Ezetimibe and Atorvastatin in Pharmaceutical Dosage Form’ published in International Journal of Chemical Sciences, on Volume-10 Issue-01, 07/12/2014, Page No.131-136. ISSN: 0972-768X
  6. ‘Synthesis and Antihyperlipidemic Activity of Some Novel 4-Substituted-2-substitutedmethyltriazino [6,1-b]quinazolin-10-ones and 2, 4 disubstituted-6,7-dimethoxyquinazoline’ Accepted & published online in Arabian Journal of Chemistry on 14th May 2011, Volume-9,Supplement-1, Page.No.S395–S403.
  7. Neonatal Jaundice: A Review, Published in International Journal of Biomedical and Advance Research, Volume-02,(10), IJBAR (2011), Page No.389-397.
  8. ‘A Novel Microwave Assisted Green Synthesis of Condensed 2-Substituted Pyrimidin-4(3H)-ones under solvent free conditions’ Published in Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry, Mar.2009, Volume 46, Issue 2, Page.No.178 – 185.
Reviewer/ Editorial board member for journals Reviewer
Arabian Journal of Chemistry Publisher: Elsevier)
Professional Memberships
  • Maharashtra State Pharmacy Council (Registration Number) : 62733
  • Life Member- Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India- MA/LM-1589.
Research Grants Received
  • Grant received under from BCUD University of Pune (2.0 Lakhs) for the Research Project entitled ‘Development of new synthetic route and to synthesize different Rutaecarpine analogues as potential therapeutic agents’
  • Grant received under from BCUD University of Pune (1.6 Lakhs) for the Research Project entitled ‘Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of some Novel Triazolo-Oxadiazole derivatives.’
IT Skills
  • MS-Word/Excel.
  • MS-Power point.
  • QSAR, ChemDraw 6.0 Ultra,
  • Design Expert Software for designing of experiments (Version 8.0.1)
Extension work
  • Organized Entrepreneurship Awareness Programs in association with MCED, Pune.
  • Organized Career Guidance Sessions for B. Pharm & M. Pharm Students.
  • Organized ON/OFF Campus Drive for B. Pharm & M. Pharm Students.
  • Inculcate values and ethics in the students whom I taught/guide at various levels.
  • Conducted workshop on motivation, personality development and memorizing skills for B. Pharm. students.
  • Organized blood donation camp and motivated students to donate blood.
Administrative Experience/Recognition/Awards
  • Chairman & Examiner on various University Practical Exams.
  • Achieved Second Rank in Pharmacy Aptitude Test-2010 (PAT-2010), Level-III, 13th Feb.2010 organized by Pharma Care Society and International Journal of Pharmaceutical Research.
  • Successfully completed the DL-101 General course on Intellectual property conducted by World Intellectual property organization, WIPO Academy.
  • Successfully completed PG Diploma in Intellectual Property -Patent Law from NALSAR University Hyderabad.