iitkiitkBioinorganic Laboratory
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

My NPTEL Lectures


Bioinorganic Chemistry

Prof. S. P. RathIIT Kanpur

The field of Bioinorganic Chemistry has grown significantly in recent years and lies at a natural juncture between chemistry, biology, and medicine. This rapidly expanding field probes fascinating questions about the uses of metal ions in nature. This short course will give a brief overview on selected topics from this highly interdisciplinary subject and will provide some lights on various applications of inorganic molecules on the life-related processes.

This is an AICTE approved FDP course

Introduced in August 2019. For a brief introduction, please see the video: https://youtu.be/FziKko-ZQww

For the video lectures, please click the link below: https://nptel.ac.in/courses/104104109



The online-course on "Bioinorganic Chemistry" under the National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL, MHRD) is being re-offered once again for the benefit of scientific community! The course is free to enroll and learn from.

For details, please see the link: https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/noc24_cy28/preview
Enrollment Ends: 29th Jan, 2024

INTENDED AUDIENCE : Senior UG, PG students and Faculty of Chemistry


Previous Lectures

For details, please see the corresponding links.

Aug-Sep 2019: https://archive.nptel.ac.in/noc/courses/noc19/SEM2/noc19-cy26/

Jan-Feb 2021: https://archive.nptel.ac.in/noc/courses/noc21/SEM1/noc21-cy18/

Jan-Feb 2022: https://archive.nptel.ac.in/noc/courses/noc22/SEM1/noc22-cy12/

Jan-Feb 2023: https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/noc23_cy15/preview