Profile

Research:

October 2011-November 2015: Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry; Georg-August University, Goettingen (with Prof. Herbert W. Roesky).

May 2011-September 2011: Postdoctoral Fellow at KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany (with Prof. Annie K. Powell).

April 2008-April 2011: Ph.D in Chemistry; KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany; Advisor: Prof. Annie K. Powell.

Dissertation: “Syntheses, Structures and Properties of f and d-f Complexes using O-Vanillin-Derived Schiff Base Ligands”

January 2006-March 2008: M.S research work and its continuation; Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science (I.I.Sc), Bangalore, India. Advisor: Prof. Partha Sarathi Mukherjee.

January 2006: Course project with Prof. M. S. Hegde, Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit (SSCU), I.I.Sc, Bangalore, India.

December 2005: Winter project on “Synthesis and Characterization of Calixarene Compounds by Single Crystal X-ray Technique”. Supervisor: Prof. T. N. Guru Rao, Solid State and Structural Chemistry Unit (SSCU), I.I.Sc, Bangalore, India.

June-July 2005: Summer project on “Synthesis and Purification of Oxa-Calixarene Compounds”. Supervisor: Prof. S. Bhattacharya, Department of Organic Chemistry, I.I.Sc, Bangalore, India.

 Education:

August 2004-July 2007: Master in Chemistry (M.S), Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science (I.I.Sc), Bangalore, India.

Title of M.S Thesis: “Synthesis, Crystal Structure and Magnetic Property of Paramagnetic Metal Clusters and Polymers”

August 2001-July 2004: Bachelor in Chemistry (B.Sc), Chemistry Department, Ramakrishna Mission, Narendrapur; University of Calcutta, W.B, India.