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     Sandip Saha

Ph.D. fromIndian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur - Dept of Chemistry
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Anjali Pal and Prof. Tarasankar Pal
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2007 :: In progress
AddressAcharya J C Bose Hall of Residence
Phone919903411326
Emailsandipsaha.chem@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
10West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE, Kolkata)GN1999
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE, Kolkata)Science2001
B.Sc.Midnapore College, Vidyasagar University ( WB, IND )Chemistry2005
M.Sc.Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, INDChemistry2007

Research Areas
  • Metal and Metal Oxide nanomaterials for Spectroscopic and Environmental Applications

Skills
  • Well versed with computer software like, CS ChemDraw Ultra 9.0, MS- office 2003/2007, Origin7.0. etc
  • Experience in handling sophisticated instruments such as -
  • TOC Analyzer ( O I Analytical )
  • Double beam UV vis spectrophotometer
  • Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer ( AAS )

Teaching Experience
  • 1st Yr Prep Physical Chemistry Lab in 2007(P) at I I T Kharagpur One Semester (1 terms)
  • 3rd Yr Integrated MSc BIo-Physical Chemistry Lab in 2008(P) at I I T Kharagpur One Semester (1 terms)
  • 1st Yr Prep Inorganic Chemistry Lab in 2008(P) at I I T Kharagpur One Semester (1 terms)
  • Ist yr B Tech Inorg. Chem. in 2009-2012(T) at I I T Kharagpur Six Semester (6 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Received Junior Research Fellowship from University Grant Commission, New Delhi, IND in 2007-2009.
  • Receiving Senior Research Fellowship, University Grant Commission, New Delhi, IND from 2009 onwards.

Papers Published in Journals
  • Nano silver impregnation on commercial TiO2 and a comparative photocatalytic account to degrade malachite green by Sandip Saha, J.M. Wang, Anjali Pal Separation and Purification Technology 89,pp 147-159 (2012)
  • Photochemical Green Synthesis of Calcium-Alginate-Stabilized Ag and Au Nanoparticles and Their Catalytic Application to 4-Nitrophenol Reduction by Sandip Saha, Anjali Pal, Subrata Kundu, Soumen Basu and Tarasankar Pal Langmuir 26, 2885 (2010)
  • Alginate Gel-Mediated Photochemical Growth of Mono- and Bimetallic Gold and Silver Nanoclusters and Their Application to Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering by Sandip Saha, Anjali Pal, Surojit Pande, Sougata Sarkar, Sudipa Panigrahi and Tarasankar Pal J. Phys. Chem. C  113, 7553 (2009)
  • Surfactant Modified Alumina An efficient adsorbent for malachite green removal from water environment by Asit K. Das, Sandip Saha, Anjali Pal, Sanjoy K. Maji Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A 44, 896 (2009)
  • Behaviour of fixed-bed column for the adsorption of malachite green on surfactant-modified alumina by Asit K. Das, Anjali Pal, Sandip Saha, Sanjoy K. Maji Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A 44, 265 (2009)
  • Room Temperature Ferromagnetic Ni Nanocrystals An Efficient Transition Metal Platform for Manifestation of Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering by Sarkar, S. , Pande, S.a , Jana, S. , Sinha, A.K. , Pradhan, M. , Basu, M. , Saha, S. , Yusuf, S.Mb , Pal, T. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 113, 6022-6032 (2009)
  • A Green Chemistry Approach for the Synthesis of Flower-like Ag-doped MnO2 Nanostructures Probed by Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy by Jana, S., Pande, S., Sinha, A.K., Sarkar, S., Pradhan, M., Basu, M., Saha, S., Pal, T.  Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 113 (4), pp. 1386-1392 (2009)
  • Resin-immobilized CuO and Cu nanocomposites for Alcohol Oxidation by Pande, S , Saha, A , Jana, S, Sarkar, S , Basu, M, Pradhan, M , Sinha, A.K , Saha, S, Pal, A , Pal, T. Organic Letters 10 (22), pp. 5179-5181 (2008)
  • Gram level synthesis of lead-free solder in the nanometer length scale obtained from tin and silver compounds using silicone oil by Pande, S.a , Sarkar, A.K., Basu, M, Jana, S , Sinha, A. K , Sarkar, S , Pradhan, M , Saha, S , Pal, A , Pal, T. Langmuir  24 (16), pp. 8991-8997. (2008)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Alginate-gel Mediated Photochemical Growth of Au nanoclusters and its Application to Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering by Sandip Saha, Anjali Pal International symposium on Frontiers of Functional Materials, SNIP, Kolkata, India Poster no P-52 (2009)
  • Surfactant Modified Alumina An efficient adsorbent for malachite green removal from water environment by Sandip Saha, Asit K. Das, Anjali Pal First International Conference on Recyclable Materials, Kottayam, Kerala, IN Invited Lecture no- IL 111 (2009)
  • Silver Doped TiO2 Catalyzed UV Photodegradation of Malachite Green Dye by Sandip Saha and Anjali Pal APSRC 2010 and TSRP 2010 PC008, 179 (2010)

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