Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry, Physical Chemistry Section, Jadavpur University, Kolkata - 700 032, India.
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Ph.D. 2005 Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata
M.Sc 1999 Calcutta University, Kolkata
B.Sc 1997 Calcutta University, Kolkata

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

A. B. N. Seal (Govt.) College, Coochbehar Assistant Professor June, 2006  to December, 2008
Jadavpur University, Kolkata Assistant Professor January, 2009 to till now
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Field of Specialization
Physical Chemistry, Bio-physical Chemistry etc.
Courses Taught/Teaching
Physical Chemistry: both Post-graduate and Under-graduate level.
Research Area
1) Fluorescent sensors for different biologically impotent molecules or ions.
2) Protein folding studies.
3) Photochemistry and spectroscopic studies in different micro-environment.
1) Assistant Professor of Chemistry, A. B. N. Seal (Govt.) College, Coochbehar, India: June, 2006 – December, 2008.
2) Assistant Professor of Physical Chemistry, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India: January, 2009 – till now.

Doctoral Research:
January, 2002 – June, 2005: Physical Chemistry Division, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science under Prof. Mihir Chowdhury & Prof. Deb Narayan Nath

Post-Doctoral Research:
1) January, 2005 – May, 2006: Physical and Theoritical Chemistry Devision, University of Frankfurt, Germany with Prof. Brend Brutschy.
2) August, 2011 – June, 2012: Material Science Division, Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan with Prof. Shun Hirota.
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Journal Papers Published (27)
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"Dibenzo[a, c]phenazine-Based Donor-Acceptor (D-A) Tetra Branched Molecules: Fine Tuning of Optical Properties" S. Boxi, D. Jana, P. P. Parui, and B. K. Ghorai Chemistry Select 2018 3-6953 - 6959
"Detection of Curvature-Radius-Dependent Interfacial pH/Polarity for Amphiphilic Self-Assemblies: Positive versus Negative Curvature" Y. Sarkar, R. Majumder, S. Das, A. Ray, and P. P. Parui Langmuir (Cover manuscript) 2018 34-6271- 6284
"Interfacial pH and polarity detection of amphiphilic self-assemblies using a single Schiff-base molecule" R. Majumder, Y. Sarkar, S. Das, A. Ray, and P. P. Parui New J. Chem. 2017 41-8536-8545
"A unique cysteine selective water soluble fluorescent probe operable in multiple sensing cycles for the detection of biogenic cysteine in multicellular living species" New J. Chem. 2017 41-1488-498
"A ratiometric solvent polarity sensing Schiff base molecule for estimating interfacial polarity of versatile amphiphilic self-assemblies" R. Majumder, Y. Sarkar, S. Das, S. K. Jewrajka, A. Ray, and P. P. Parui Analyst 2016 DOI: 10.1039/C6AN00582A-
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Awarded By Award Name Year

DST, Goverment of India Boyscast Fellowship 2011
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (4)
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Sanju Das Ongoing
Yeshmin Sarkar Ongoing
Rini Majumder Ongoing
Snigdha Roy Ongoing
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