Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry
Jadavpur University, Kolkata-700032
West Bengal, India
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Ph.D. 2011 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
M.Sc 2007 IIT Bombay
B.Sc 2005 Vidyasagar University

Teaching Experience (1)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

NIT Puducherry DST-INSPIRE Faculty 2018, January to 2019, June
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Field of Specialization
Inorganic Chemistry
Materials chemistry
Courses Taught/Teaching
B.Tech theory and Practical
Research Area
Research interest: Materials chemistry, specifically the design and synthesis of porous materials including metal organic framework (MOFs) and covalent triazine-based frameworks (CTFs). Application relevant to: water splitting/carbon dioxide reduction or fixation/hydrogen generation/organic transformation along with adsorption (CO2 and H2 storage) and fluorescence sensing. Magnetic properties of lanthanide clusters.
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Journal Papers Published (29)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Photodynamics and luminescence of mono- and tri-nuclear lanthanide complexes in gas phase and solution ChemPhysChem 2018 Co-author 19-3050-3060
Formal water oxidation turnover frequencies from MIL-101(Cr) anchored Ru(bda) depend on oxidant concentration Chemical Communications 2018 First author 58-7770-7773
Light-driven hydrogen evolution catalyzed by a cobaloxime catalyst incorporated in a MIL-101(Cr) metal-organic framework Sustainable Energy & Fuels 2018 Co-author 2-1148-1152
Development of a UiO-type thin film electrocatalysis platform with redox active linkers Journal of the American Chemical Society 2018 Co-author 140-2985-2994
Mononuclear metal (II) complexes of a bis(organoamido) phosphate ligand with antimicrobial activities against Escherichia coli Applied organometallic chemistry 2017 Co-author 31-e3821
Books Published (0)
Awarded By Award Name Year

DST DST-INSPIRE Faculty award 2017
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Project Works (1)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Photochemical hydrogen production with nanoporous materials Principal Investigator DST 35 Lakhs 5 years 2013 to 2018 Ongoing
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Seminar/Conference/Workshop (8)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

24th Congress & General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore Hyderabad 2017 Participate
NANOPOROUS MATERIALS - 7 University of Ottawa, Canada Niagara Falls, Canada 2014 Poster
Dutch Zeolite Association On Hybrids and Zeolites Ghent, Belgium Ghent, Belgium 2014 Poster
DCS Catalysis Workshop Amsterdam, Netherland Science Park, Amsterdam 2014 Participate
Japanese-German Symposium on Coordination Programming University of Munster, Germany University of Munster 2012 Participate
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