Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry
UG-Science Building, First floor.
Inorganic Chemistry Section
Department of Chemistry
Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700 032
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Ph.D. 2009 Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
M.Sc 2003 Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan
B.Sc 2001 Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan

Teaching Experience (4)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University, Kolkata Assistant Professor 2017, September 21 to Till Date
Suri Vidyasagar College, Suri Assistant Professor 2015, June 15 to 2017, September 20
S N Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Salt Lake, Kolkata DST INSPIRE Faculty 2013, July 18 to 2015, June 14
Thapar University, Patiala Assistant Professor 2012, June 11 to 2013, July 17
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Inorganic Chemistry, X-ray Crystallography, Photochemistry, Solid State Chemistry
Courses Taught/Teaching
PG: Solid State Chemistry, Bio-inorganic Chemistry, Symmetry and Group Theory, Nuclear
Chemistry, Practical Chemistry

UG: Atomic structure, Chemical bonding, Coordination Chemistry, Chemistry of elements, Practical Chemistry
Research Area
Metal-Organic Materials, Supramolecular Chemistry, Optical and Magnetic Materials, Nano-Materials
1. Assistant Professor, Jadavpur University, Kolkata (2017-continuing)

2. Assistant Professor, Suri Vidyasagar College, Suri (2015 - 2017)

3. DST INSPIRE faculty, S N Bose N C B S, Kolkata (2013-2015)

4. Assistant Professor, Thapar University, Patiala (2012 - 2013)

5. JSPS postdoctoral research fellow, Tokyo University, Japan (2009-2011)
Conference Papers Published (0)
Journal Papers Published (43)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Luminescent rare-earth-based MOFs as optical sensors Dalton Trans. 2017 Corresponding Author 46-301-328
Evidence of low temperature spin glass transition in bixbyite type FeMnO 3 Materials Science & Engineering B 2017 Co-Author 226-206-210
Coordination polymer-derived nano-sized zinc ferrite with excellent performance in nitro-explosive detection Dalton Trans 2017 Corresponding Author 46-11344-11354
Highly Selective Aqueous Phase Detection of Azinphos-Methyl Pesticide in ppb Level Using a Cage- Connected 3D MOF Chemistry Select 2017 Corresponding Author 2-5760-5768
Selective Luminescence-Based Detection of Cd 2+ and Zn 2+ Ions in Water Using a Proton-Transferred Coordination Polymer-Amine Conjugate Pair Chemistry Select 2017 Corresponding Author 2-3388 - 3395
Books Published (0)
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (3)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Debal Kanti Singha Synthesis and Structure of Metal-Organic Compounds and Investigation of Various Properties Co-Supervisor Ongoing 2015
Debamalya Ghosh Synthesis of Ceramic Oxides from Metal-Organic Precursors and Investigation of their Properties Co-Supervisor Ongoing 2015
Prakash Majee Luminescence Sensing of Hazardous Chemicals by Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Materials: A Mechanistic Study Co-Supervisor Ongoing 2015
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (2)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Naveen Kumar Hydrothermal synthesis and single crystal x-ray diffraction studies of a new magnesium based metal - organic coordination networks Supervisor 2013
Nayuesh Sharma Large scale synthesis and uses of a cobalt based metal - organic framework compound as liquid water sensor Supervisor 2013
Project Works (3)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

A concerted drive towards ambient pressure synthesis and physical characterization of multiferroic quadruple perovskites A A3B4O12 Co-Investigator SERB Rs. 37.5 lakh 3 Years 2016 to 2019 Ongoing
Uses of metal- organic network compounds as precursors for the formation of nano-sized ceramic oxides: spinel and perovskite Principal Investigator SERB Rs. 21.6 lakh >3 Years 2014 to 2018 Ongoing
Synthesis, Structure and Properties of New Porous Metal-Organic Coordination Networks (MOCNs) based on Designed Organic Ligands Principal Investigator DST Rs. 35 lakh 5 Years 2013 to 2018 Ongoing
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (2)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Multifaceted Development and Application of Metal-Organic Materials Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan National Seminar on Recent Trends in Chemistry Research in Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan 2017
Luminescent Metal- Organic Materials as Chemical Sensors IISER Thiruvananthapuram International Symposium on Clusters, Cluster- Assemblies and Nanomaterials (ISCAN) in Thiruvananthapuram 2016
Membership Of Learned Societies (0)
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (0)
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (0)
Session chaired (2)
Program Name Session Title Organised By Venue Year

International Symposium on Clusters, Cluster-Assemblies and Nanomaterials (ISCAN) IISER Thiruvananthapuram Thiruvananthapuram 2016
NANODAYS-2015 S N Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences S.N. Bose N.C.B.S, Salt Lake, Kolkata 2015
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Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (0)