Associate 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.
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Journal Papers Published (134)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

A coumarin based azo-phenol ligand as efficient fluorescent OFF-ON-OFF chemosensor for sequential detection of Mg2+ and F-: Application in live cell imaging and as molecular logic gate Sens. Actuators, B 2017 253-317
A new highly selective and ratiometric chromogenic sensor for Cu2+ detection J. Indian Chem. Soc. 2017 94-755
Osmium-hydride-carbonyl complex with thioether containing Schiff base ligand: Synthesis, crystal structure, electrochemistry and catalytic transfer hydrogenation J. Organomet. Chem. 2017 846-201
Spectroscopic characterization, antimicrobial activity, DFT computation and docking studies of sulfonamide Schiff bases J. Mol. Struct. 2017 1127-557
Cu(I)-N heterocyclic carbene complexes: Synthesis, catalysis and DFT studies J. Mol. Struct. 2017 1127-449
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Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (14)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Dr. Sujan Biswas Platinum group metal complexes with azo and imine functional ligands: Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry and reactivity Complete 2017
Dr. Sudipa Mondal Synthesis, characterization and exploration of potential chemical and biological properties of some novel organic and metallo-organic compounds Prof. C. Sinha Complete 2016
Dr. Ajay Kumar Pramanik Transition metal complexes with new ONS-donor azo ligands: synthesis, crystal structure, electrochemistry and DFT computation Complete 2015
Dr. Deblina Sarkar Novel organic molecules with potential application as chemosensors in selective detection of metal ions and anions Complete 2015
Dr. Mahendra Sekhar Jana Transition metal complexes with redox noninnocent ligands of phenol and thiophenol derivatives: Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry and spectroscopic studies Complete 2015
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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 (5)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Novel cyclometalated complexes of platinum group metals: Structure, electroluminescence and catalytic aspects Principal Investigator SERB, New Delhi 3 years 2016 to 2019 Ongoing
Development of new optical and electrochemical sensors for efficient detection of metal ions Principal Investigator CSIR, New Delhi 3 years 2015 to 2018 Ongoing
Novel Transition Metal Complexes with Redox Noninnocent Ligands: Spectroelectrochemistry, Electron Distribution and Reactivity Principal Investigator DST 4-Years 2013 to 2017 Complete
Structure, Electrochemical Properties and Exploration of Potential Catalytic Activity of Platinum Metal Complexes with Heterocyclic Ligands Principal Investigator DST, Fast Track 3-Years 2011 to 2014 Complete
Experimental and theoretical investigation of ruthenium(II) carbonyl, nitrosyl and thiocyanate complexes of Schiffs base compounds Principal Investigator JU Research Grant 2-Years 2009 to 2011 Complete
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