Professor, Department of Chemistry
Office: Department of Chemistry, Radio Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry) Building, Jadavpur Unversity, Kolkata-700 032, India
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Ph.D. 2008 Jadavpur University
M.Sc 2004 University of Calcutta
B.Sc 2002 University of Calcutta

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

Jadavpur University, Kolkata Assistant Professor 2008 to till date
Charuchandra College, Kolkata Lecturer 2006 to 2008
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Metal carbonyls and catalysis
Organometallic chemistry of Platinum Group Metals
Study of metal mediated organic transformation reactions
DFT Computation and electronic structure
Metal ion sensors
Courses Taught/Teaching
1. Coordination chemistry
2. Organometallic chemistry
3. Atomic absorption and emission spectroscopy
Research Area
1. Synthesis, characterization and applications of novel transition metal complexes.
2. Computational chemistry (DFT, TDDFT, NBO calculations).
3. Experimental and theoretical investigations of electronic structure of transition metal complexes with redox noninnocent ligands.
Conference Papers Published (0)
Journal Papers Published (165)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

A thioether containing reversible fluorescence turn-on chemosensor for selective detection of zinc(II): Applications in live cell imaging and inhibit logic gate J. Mol. Struct. 2021 1224-129179
Synthesis of new rhodium(III) complex by benzylic C-S bond cleavage of thioether containing NNS donor Schiff base ligand: Investigation of catalytic activity towards transfer hydrogenation of ketones Inorg. Chim. Acta 2021 515-120096
Fabrication of a new fluorogenic probe for detection of phosgene in solution and vapor phase Sens. Actuators, B 2021 326-128837
Synthesis of luminescent rhodium(III) cyclometalated complex by sp2(C)-S bond activation: Application as catalyst in transfer hydrogenation of ketones and live cell imaging J. Mol. Struct. 2020 1204-127524
Synthesis, characterization, X-ray structure and DNA binding study of palladium(II) complex with new thioether containing ONS donor ligand J. Chem. Sci. 2020 132-64
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (19)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Dr. Saswati Gharami Development of New Colorimetric and Fluorescent Probes for Efficient Sensing of Ions and Toxic Agents Complete 2020
Dr. Apurba Sau Mondal Synthesis, characterization, X-ray structure and DNA binding study of Mn(II), Ni(II), Cu(II) and Zn(II) complexes with azo/imine functional ligands Complete 2020
Dr. Puspendu Roy New ruthenium(II), rhodium(III) and rhenium(I) complexes with NOS donor az-thioether ligands: C-S bond cleavage, electronic structure, photophysical properties and catalysis Complete 2019
Dr. Subrata Jana Ruthenium(II) and palladium(II) complexes with O,N,S donor ligands: Synthesis, X-ray structure, electrochemistry and reactivity Complete 2018
Dr. Sujan Biswas Platinum group metal complexes with azo and imine functional ligands: Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry and reactivity Complete 2017
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MASTER Thesis Guidance (13)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Mr. Anupam Das, J.U. Palladium(II) complex with tridentate ONN donor ligand: Synthesis, spectral characterization and X-ray structure 2014
Miss. Mouli Saha, J.U. Synthesis, structure and spectral characterizations of new hexadentate (ONS)2 donor macrocyclic ligands and their octahedral Ni(II)complexes 2014
Mr. Uddipta Kundu, J.U. Experimental and Theoretical Study of Electronic Structure of Ruthenium Complexes with Redox Non-innocent Ligand 2013
Miss. Tanima Das, J.U. Zn(II) Complexes with N,N,O Donor Schiff Base Ligand: Synthesis, Structure and Photoluminescent Behavior 2013
Mr. Sourav Biswas, R.M.R.C. Synthesis, structure and spectral characterizations of new hexadentate (ONS)2 donor macrocyclic ligands and their octahedral Ru(II) complexes 2013
Project Works (7)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Fabrication and synthesis of new fluorescent chemodosimeters for recognition of nerve agents and reactive oxygen species CSIR, New Delhi 3 years 2019 to 2022 Ongoing
Synthesis of new palladium and platinum complexes with azo/imine functional ligands: Exploration of potential catalytic and biological activity SERB, New Delhi 3 years 2019 to 2022 Ongoing
Novel cyclometalated complexes of platinum group metals: Structure, electroluminescence and catalytic aspects Principal Investigator SERB, New Delhi 3 years 2016 to 2019 Complete
Development of new optical and electrochemical sensors for efficient detection of metal ions Principal Investigator CSIR, New Delhi 3 years 2015 to 2018 Complete
Novel Transition Metal Complexes with Redox Noninnocent Ligands: Spectroelectrochemistry, Electron Distribution and Reactivity Principal Investigator DST 4-Years 2013 to 2017 Complete
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