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Organic
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Schedule for the on-site interview (PH.D. ADMISSION SPRING SEMESTER 2022-23)
Interview will start on 17/11/2022 and will continue till 19/11/2022.
Click here to find the names of the shortlisted candidates called for on-site interview for the Ph.D. admission Spring Semester (2022-23).
Click here to find the topics of research for upcoming Ph.D. students. List contains the names of the respective faculty members with whom Ph.D. positions are available. Please also find the relevant details for your preferred sub area (Organic/Inorganic/ Physical/Materials).
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Announcement
On-site interview for the Ph.D. admission Spring Semester (2022-23) in the Department of Chemistry will be held during November 17-19, 2022.
Travelling Allowance
The candidates who will be taking part in the on-site interview will be paid travel allowance (TA) as per the guidelines attached. The performa for the TA is also attached herewith.
Contact us
Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee, Hobbies Club Road, Roorkee, Uttarakhand 247667. Email: chemt@iitr.ac.in, Phone: +91-1332-284318
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Prof. Naseem Ahmed
Professor
naseem.ahmed@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285745
Interests : Organic synthesis methodology, Medicinal and Radiopharmaceutical probes synthesis,
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Prof. Debasis banerjee
Associate Professor
debasis.banerjee@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284847
Interests :Organic Synthesis & Catalysis, Enantioselective Catalysis, C-H Bond Activation, Organofluorine Chemistry, Heterogeneous Catalysis (Carbon dioxide to biofuel, De-polymerization of bio-polymers), Photoredox-Catalysis and Bio-catalysis,
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Prof. Yadagiri Dongari
Assistant Professor
yadagiri.dongari@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285817
Interests : Novel Metallo-Carbene Chemistry, Transition Metal-Catalyzed Site-Selective C-H Functionalization, Visible-Light Induced Transformations, Organic Synthesis & Catalysis,
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Prof. E. Ganamamani
Assistant Professor
gnanam@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284940
Interests :Asymmetric Catalysis:, Design and Synthesis of New Chiral Catalyst for Organo and Transition Metal Catalysis, Classical Resolution and Determination of Absolute Configuration of Chiral Compounds, ., Total Synthesis of Biologically Active Molecules, ., Microdroplet Reaction, Accelerate the Organic Reaction Rate by Utilizing the Microdroplet Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Organic Synthesis,
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Prof. Dheeraj Kumar
Assistant Professor
dheeraj.kumar@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285439
Interest: High Energy Density Materials, Design and synthesis of green, nitrogen-rich high energy density materials , Inorganic chemistry, Main Group Chemistry: Organophosphorus and organoboron compounds, Organometallic Chemistry, Design and synthesis of chiral and achiral catalysts based on metal sandwich compounds, Agents Defeat Weapons, Polyiodo compounds for biocidal applications
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Prof. Paritosh Mohanty
Professor
pm@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284859
Interests :Materials Chemistry, Nanoporous Materials, CO2 Capture and Utilization, Hybrid Materials, Catalysis , Materials for Energy and Environment, Supercapacitors, Air and water pollution abetment , Paper for high-end applications, Antimicrobial applications of cellulose and paper matrices, Nanotechnology application in paper,
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Prof. R. K. Peddinti
Professor
rkpeddinti@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285438
Interests :Novel Reactions, Development of new catalytic reactions of broad synthetic utility, Organic Synthesis , Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis , Synthesis, Synthesis of molecules of pharmaceutical and biological significance , Green Chemistry, Green protocols in Organic Synthesis,
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Prof. Anuj Sharma
Professor
anuj.sharma@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284751
Interests :Visible light photoredox chemistry, oxidative cross coupling reactions, For details: http://mcl-iitr.weebly.com/, chemistry of heterocycles, medicinal chemistry,
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Prof. K. R. Justin Thomas
Professor
krjt@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285376
Interests :Heterocycles, Design and synthesis of nitrogen rich heterocycles, Organic Electronics, Organic dyes for photovoltaics and organic light emitting diodes, Physical Organic Chemistry, Experiemtal and theoretical studies on structure-property relationship in organic materials, Photochemistry, Photophysical properties of organic materials,
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Prof. Sayanti Chatterjee
Assistant Professor
sayanti.chatterjee@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285056
Interests: Sustainable Chemistry, Bioinorganic and Bioinspired Chemistry, Organometallic Reactivity, New Concepts in Catalysis, Reaction Design, Electrochemistry and Energy Relevant Catalysis, Spectroscopy. Synthesis driven, Catalysis focused, Spectroscopy guided research expedition: to identify downstream organic synthesis applications by synthesis of new inorganic complexes...explore fundamental reactivity.
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Prof. Kaushik Ghosh
Professor
kaushik.ghosh@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285547
Interests :Inorganic Biochemistry, Catalysis, Organometallic Chemistry, Coordination chemistry, Metal complexes and their interactions with DNA and proteins, Inorganic Chemistry, Bioinorganic and organometallic chemistry,
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Prof. Puneet Gupta
Assistant Professor
puneet.gupta@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285742
Interests :Molecular Modelling, Quantum Chemistry, Density Functional Theory, CCSD(T), CASSCF, Computational Catalysis, Reaction Mechanisms, In Silico Catalyst Design, Applications in Industrial Processes,
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Prof. Prasenjit Kar
Associate Professor
prasenjit.kar@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284778
Interests :inorganic nanomaterials, Perovskite nanomaterials, and their applications towards photonics, sensors and energy., Materials for application in energy devices, synthesis and characterization of new hybrid materials ,
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Prof. Dheeraj Kumar
Assistant Professor
dheeraj.kumar@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285439
Interests :High Energy Density Materials, Design and synthesis of green, nitrogen-rich high energy density materials , Inorganic chemistry, Main Group Chemistry: Organophosphorus and organoboron compounds, Organometallic Chemistry, Design and synthesis of chiral and achiral catalysts based on metal sandwich compounds, Agents Defeat Weapons, Polyiodo compounds for biocidal applications,
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Prof. Kalyan Kr. Sadhu
Associate Professor
sadhu@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284811
Interests :Nanoparticle-DNA interaction, Detection of biomolecule, Nanocomposite material, NanoBio Interfacial Chemistry & Chemical Biology,
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Prof. M. Sankar
Professor
m.sankar@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284753
Interests :Synthesis and Studies on Porphyrinoids, Coordination Chemistry, Supramolecular Assemblies, Catalysis, Photophysical & Photovoltaics Studies,
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Prof. Venkatesh V
Assistant Professor
venkatesh.v@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284924
Interests :Bioinorganic Chemistry, Interface between Chemistry and Biology, Metal based anticancer drug design ,
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Prof. Swastika Banerjee
Assistant Professor
sbanerjee@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284993
Interests: Electrochemical energy storage, Adiabatic and non-adiabatic transport properties, First-principles electronic structure theory, Boltzmann Transport Equation, Many-body van der Waals interactions, Data-driven materials discovery, and Machine Learning
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Prof. B.V.V.S Pavan Kumar
Assistant Professor
pavan.bosukonda@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285131
Interests :Smart Biomimetic microcompartments (Artificial cells), Nano/Micromotors, Physical Chemistry, Colloidal Soft Matter Chemistry, Microreactors,
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Prof. Pallavi Debnath
Assistant Professor
pallavi.debnath@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285445
Interests :Theoretical physical chemistry; Statistical mechanics of polymers; Complex fluids.,
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Prof. R. K. Dutta
Professor
r.dutta@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285280
Interests :Quantum dots, Photocatalytic applications, Graphene based smart adsorbents, Supercapacitors, Magnetic nano-carriers, Antibacterial, E-waste ,
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Prof. Puneet Gupta
Assistant Professor
puneet.gupta@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285742
Interests :Molecular Modelling, Quantum Chemistry, Density Functional Theory, CCSD(T), CASSCF, Computational Catalysis, Reaction Mechanisms, In Silico Catalyst Design, Applications in Industrial Processes,
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Prof. Tapas Kr. Mandal
Associate Professor
tapas.mandal@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285864
Interests :Solid State and Materials Chemistry, Photocatalytic, energy storage, magnetic and catalytic materials; Nanomaterials; Hydrogen energy,
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Prof. Ravindra Pandey
Assistant Professor
rpandey@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285864
Interests :Physical Chemistry, Spectroscopy, Nonlinear Optics,
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Prof. Ramachandran C.N.
Associate Professor
ramcn@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285864
Interests :Theoretical Chemistry,Computational Chemistry, Gas hydrates, Computational Designing of Materials,Molecular Dynamics Simulations,
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Prof. Swastika Banerjee
Assistant Professor
sbanerjee@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284993
Interests: Electrochemical energy storage, Adiabatic and non-adiabatic transport properties, First-principles electronic structure theory, Boltzmann Transport Equation, Many-body van der Waals interactions, Data-driven materials discovery, and Machine Learning
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Prof. R. K. Dutta
Professor
r.dutta@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285280
Interests :Quantum dots, Photocatalytic applications, Graphene based smart adsorbents, Supercapacitors, Magnetic nano-carriers, Antibacterial, E-waste ,
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Prof. P. Jeevanandam
Professor
p.jeevanandam@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285444
Interests :Nanostructured inorganic materials, Magnetic properties of nanoscale materials, Size and shape dependent properties of nanoscale materials, Optical properties of nanomaterials,
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Prof. Hem C. Kandpal
Assistant Professor
hem.kandpal@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284764
Interests :Computational Material Science & Solid State and Materials Chemistry, Smart Multifunctional Materials,
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Prof. Tapas Kr. Mandal
Associate Professor
tapas.mandal@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-285864
Interests :Solid State and Materials Chemistry, Photocatalytic, energy storage, magnetic and catalytic materials; Nanomaterials; Hydrogen energy,
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Prof. Paritosh Mohanty
Professor
pm@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284859
Interests :Materials Chemistry, Nanoporous Materials, CO2 Capture and Utilization, Hybrid Materials, Catalysis , Materials for Energy and Environment, Supercapacitors, Air and water pollution abetment , Paper for high-end applications, Antimicrobial applications of cellulose and paper matrices, Nanotechnology application in paper,
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Prof. Kalyan Kr. Sadhu
Associate Professor
sadhu@cy.iitr.ac.in
Department of Chemistry
01332-284811
Interests :Nanoparticle-DNA interaction, Detection of biomolecule, Nanocomposite material, NanoBio Interfacial Chemistry & Chemical Biology,
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