Professor, Department of MBA
Pharmaceutics Research Laboratory,
2nd Floor Extension,
Jadavpur University, Kolkata-700032
West Bengal, India
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Ph.D. 1990 Jadavpur University

Teaching Experience (5)
Name Of The Institution Position Held Period

Jadavpur University Professor 1998 to till date
Jadavpur University Reader 1993 to 1998
Jadavpur University Senior Lecturer 1988 to 1993
Jadavpur University Lecturer 1983 to 1988
College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Orissa Lecturer 1980 to 1983
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Courses Taught/Teaching
Pharmaceutics (Under graduate)
Pharmaceutics (Post graduate)
Pharmaceutical Product Development (Post graduate)
Research Area
Modified release drug delivery system, matrix tablets, microparticles
34 years in teaching
Conference Papers Published (1)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Carboxymethyl locust bean gum-alginate hydrogel network for controlled delivery of glipizide. AICTE Sponsered National Conference on “Biopolymers, Bioactive agents & Delivery Strategies”. 2012 Paramita Dey, Amrita Chakravorty, Sabyasachi Maiti, Biswanath Sa -
Journal Papers Published (93)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Effect of carboxymethylation on rheological and drug release characteristics of locust bean gum matrix tablets Carbohydrate Polymers 2016 Amrita Chakravorty, Gouranga Barman, Sudipta Mukherjee, Biswanath Sa 144-50-58
Quick/slow biphasic release of a poorly water soluble antidiabetic drug from bi-layer tablets International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2015 Kaushik Mukherjee, Subrata Chakraborty, Biswanath Sa 7 (11)-250-258
In-vitro and in-vivo correlation of colon-targeted compression-coated tablets Journal of Pharmaceutics 2015 Siddhartha Maity, Amit Kundu, Sanmoy Karmakar, Biswanath Sa -
Optimization of the process parameters for fabrication of polymer coated layered double hydroxide-methotrexate nanohybrid for possible treatment of osteosarcoma RSC Advances. 2015 Sayantan Ray , Akhilesh Mishra, Tapan Kumar Mandal, Biswanath Sa, Jui Chakraborty 5-102574-102592
pH dependent chemical stability and release of methotrexate from a novel nanoceramic carrier RSC Advances 2015 Sayantan Ray, Mathew Joy, Biswanath Sa, Swapankumar Ghosh, Jui Chakraborty 5-39482-39494
Books Published (0)
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (18)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Siddhartha Maity Ongoing 2015
Kaushik Mukherjee Ongoing 2015
Amrita Chakraborty Ongoing 2015
Paramita Dey Preparation and characterization of modified locust bean gum and its application in particulate delivery system Complete 2014
Tapas Pal Development and evaluation of tabletted microcapsules using hydrogel polymers for controlled release of drug Complete 2012
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (49)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Year

Gouranga Barman 2015
Tania Roy 2015
Neha Mishra Al3+ ion cross-linked carboxymethyl locust bean gum matrix tablet for delayed release of aceclofenac 2013
Rakesh Singh Formulation & evaluation of Ionically cross-linked carboxymethyl guar gum matrix tablets of metronidazole for colon delivery 2013
Shataneek Mitra Development and evaluation of chemically crosslinked hydrogel beads of diltiazem-resinate using natural polymers fro controlled release 2012
Project Works (0)
Patents (2)
Patent Name Year

High strength gel-microcapsules based on natural polysaccharide 2009
Novel gel-microbeads based on natural polysaccharide 2008
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