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     Moumita Kotal

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Chemistry
Supervisor(s)  Professor Suneel Kumar Srivastava
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressC/o-Prof. Suneel K Srivastava, Department of Chemistry, IIT Kharagpur, India, 721302
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
10West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE)General1998
12West BengalCouncil of Higher Secondary Eaxamination (WBCHSE)Science2000
B.Sc.Vidyasagar UniversityChemistry2003
M.Sc.GGU, BilaspurChemistry2005

Research Areas
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Polymer Nanocomposites

  • Windows, Vista Operating System
  • Hands on experience in Honsfild Tinius Olsen
  • Hands on experience in Perkin erlenmeyer TGA

  • Best Poster Awards in Polymer Congress APA- 2009
  • All India Rank 38th, GATE, 2006
  • NET, CSIR, 2006

  • One year teaching experience in class 12 level in school

Teaching Experience
  • Physical Chemistry(P) at IIT Kharagpur 6 months (3 terms)
  • Physical chemistry(T) at IIT Kharagpur 6 months (3 terms)
  • Chemistry(L) at West Bengal Board, School service Comission one year (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • CSIR (Individual)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Polyurethane/Mg-Al Layered Double Hydroxide Nanocomposites by M. Kotal, T. Kuila, S. K. Srivastava, A. K. Bhowmick Journal of Applied Polymer Science 114, 2691 (2009)
  • Thermoplastic polyurethane and nitrile butadiene rubber blends with layered double hydroxide nanocomposites by solution blending by Moumita Kotal , Suneel K Srivastava , Anil K Bhowmick Polymer International 59, 2-10 (2009)
  • Layered Double Hydroxide as Nanofiller in the Development of Polyurethane Nanocomposites by M. Kotal , S. K. Srivastava and S. K. Manu Journal of Nanoscience and nanotechnology article in press (2010)

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