Dr Arpit Sand is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Manav Rachna University, India, a position he has held since 2014. He received his B.Sc. in Science and his M.Sc. in Chemistry from the University of Allahabad, India, in 2004 and 2006, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in Chemistry from the University of Allahabad in 2010. Dr Arpit Sand is a reviewer for international journals including Carbohydrate Polymers, the International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, Fibers and Polymers, etc. He is also a life member of the Indian Science Congress and the Green Chemistry Network centre, and he has authored more than 20 international research articles and review articles in reputed SCI journals. He has made a significant contribution to the field of the modification and characterization of graft copolymers. His research interests include polymer synthesis using different polymerization techniques.