Associate Professor, Department of Material Science and Technology
School of Materials Science & Nanotechnology
Jadavpur University,
188 Raja S.C. Mullick Road,
Kolkata, West Bengal
Pin Code-700032, Country-India
PH:+91 33 2457 2183 (Direct)
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Ph.D. Jadavpur University
M.E. Jadavpur University
B.E. Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (2)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Associate Professor 2021 to Till Date
Jadavpur University Lecturer, Assistant Professor 2007 to 2021
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Thermodynamics & Kinetics, Nanobiotechnology, Nanocomposites, Extractive Metullurgy.
Courses Taught/Teaching
Thermodynamics of Materials (PG)
Nanocomposites (PG)
Synthesis of Nanomaterials (PG)
Characterization of Materials (PG)
Nanomaterials Laboratory (PG)
Extractive Metallurgy Laboratory (UG)
Research Area
Synthesis of Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites, Nanobiotechnology, Process Development of Metal Extraction
More than 9 years of teaching experience in Synthesis & Characterisation of Nanomaterials, and Physico-chemical Principals of Processing of Metals & Materials
Conference Papers Published (21)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Extraction of Copper and Nickel From Waste Mobile PCBs By Microwave-assisted Leaching Process Proceedings of National Conference on The Emerging Trends in Automotive Engineering 2020 (NCETAE2020) 2020 Debarati Das, Siddhartha Mukherjee, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri -
Silver nanoparticles wide rang antimicrobial agents and universal synergistic action with antibiotics against different superbags WB-MICROCON-2019 2019 Archi Ghosh, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri, Prasanta Kumar Maiti -
Study on Efficacy of Nano-antimicrobials Using Automated Susceptibility Testing Device BIOSPECTRUM-2019 2019 Archi Ghosh, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri, Prasanta Kumar Maiti -
Studies on leaching characteristic of e-waste for metal recovery by electrochemical process Proceeding of 9th IconSWM-CE 2019 2019 Debarati Das, Siddhartha Mukherjee, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri -
Green synthesis of Ag/AgCl nanoparticles using leaf extracts of Acalypha hispida: its characterizations and evaluation of its disinfection s property for waste drinking water management Proceeding of 9th IconSWM-CE 2019 2019 Chirantan Mukherjee, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri, Nipu Modak -
Journal Papers Published (32)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Studies on leaching characteristics of electronics waste for metal recovery using inorganic and organic acids and base Waste Management and Research 2021 Debarati Das, Siddhartha Mukherjee, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri 39 (2)-242-249
In vitro release kinetics study of Diallyl Disulphide entrapped into mesoporous silica matrix & evaluation of its antimicrobial activity Nanomed Res J 2021 Pritha Pal, Rajib Dey, Satadal Das, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri 6(2)-148-157
Green synthesis of ZnO nanoparticle using Trema orientalis (L) leaf: An efficient photocatalyst for degradation of Zoxamide fungicide in aqueous organic media under UV light irradiation International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry 2020 Pijus Kanti Purkayet, Saikat Maitra, Gopes Chanda Das, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri DOI: 10.1080/03067319. 2020.1857750-
Green synthesis of TiO2 nano particle: its characterization and potential application in zoxamide photodegradation J. Water Environ. Nanotechnol 2020 Pijus kanti Purkayet, Saikat Maitra, Gopes Chanda Das, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri 5(3)-191-203
E-Waste Management and Recovery of Valuable Metals IOSR Journal of Business and Management (IOSR-JBM) 2018 Debarati Das, Siddhartha Mukherjee, Mahua Ghosh Chaudhuri -27-33
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

Indian Institute of Metals Kolkata Chapter Best Performer Award 2013
CSIR CSIR SRF Fellowship 2003
Govt. of West Bengal State Govt. Departmental Fellowship 2002
Jadavpur University Gold Medal in Master of Metallurgical Engineering 2001
West Bengal Board of Secondary Education National Scholarship 1992
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (9)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Chirantan Mukherjee Synthesis, Characterisation and property evolution of resin nanoparticles composite for different application Ongoing 2018
Pritha Pal Optimisation of Sustained Release -based Drug Delivery System for Destruction of Cancer Cells and Causative Agents for Typhoid and Pneumonia using Nano-carrier Entrapped Herbs Ongoing 2016
Amit Kumar Bhandary Enrichment of Low Grade Chromite Ore for the Recovery of Metal Values for Suitable Value Added Product Ongoing 2016
Debarati Das Studies on Estimation of Valuable Metals in E-waste and its subsequent Processing Ongoing 2015
Pijush Kanti Purakait Studies on the green synthesis of nanostructured metal oxide and its efficacy in water treatment Ongoing 2015
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (15)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Chirantan Mukherjee Green synthesis of Ag / AgCl nanoparticles: study of antibacterial activity of Ag / AgCl and Photocatalytic activity of TiO2 nanoparticles 2016
Ranjan Behera Study of release kinetics of Insulin entrapped in Nnaoporous silica gel as potential drug carrier Dr. Rajib Dey 2016
Prithviraj Gupta Utilization of low grade chromite ores in mag - chrome refractories Dr. Rajib Dey 2016
Rajshekhar Bose Enhanced removal of dissolved aniline from water under a combined system of zero valent nano iron and Pseudomonus putida & Kinetics of sustained release of piperine through porous silica gel matrix 2015
Jahnavi Jha Study of sustain release behavior of iron sucrose entrapped in different silica based drug carriers and the comparison of their in vitro transferrin saturation Dr. Rajib Dey 2015
Project Works (7)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Synthesis of drug (herbal values) entrapped nano material to treat cancer disease & other disease causing organisms Principal Investigator WBDST 3 years 2018 to 2021 Complete
Design of nanocarriers for sustained release of conventional analgesic drugs Principal Investigator WBDST 3 years 2018 to 2021 Complete
Development of transdermal patch using Nano carriers of controlled & sustained delivery of mixture of turmeric & slaked lime Principal Investigator RUSA 2.0 1 year 2019 to 2020 Complete
Scientific collaboration to jointly built a recirculation loop test facility and study the crack initiation and its precursor phenomenon leading to stress corrosion cracking in austenite stainless steel in simulated nuclear reactor environment Principal Investigator BARC 1 year 2012 to 2013 Complete
Recovery of precious and scattered metals from e-waste Principal Investigator UGC - MRP 3 year 2012 to 2015 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (2)
Program Name Name Of The Collaborator Year

PhD Research (Pritha Pal) Dr. Satadal Das, Microbiologist, Peerless Hospital and B K Ray Research Center 2016
PhD Research (Saswati Saha) Dr. Kamala Gupta, Asst. Prof., Dept. of Botany, Govt. General Degree College, Singur, Hooghly District, West Bengal 2012
InviteLectures (3)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Fundamentals of Metallurgical Engineering: Theory of Iron & Steel Making Training program of officials from Siemens Metal Technologies Ltd, India Jadavpur University 2014
Deformation & Damage Work shop organized by IIM, Kolkata chapter Jadavpur University 2013
Foundry Technology Training program of Inspecting Officials from RDSO, Ministry of Railways, India Jadavpur University 2011
Membership Of Learned Societies (2)

Indian Institute of Metals - Life member
Institute of Science Education and Culture - Life member
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (2)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

Interdisciplinary Research Using Nanoscience & Technology (Refresher Course) Jadavpur University Jadavpur University 2015
Recent Developments in Nanoscience & Technology (Refresher Course) Jadavpur University Jadavpur University 2010
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (0)
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (1)
Type of Professional Activity Period

Joint Secretary of Indian Institute of Metals Kolkata Chapter 2008 to 2014
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Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)