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     Sarifuddin Gazi

Ph.D. fromIITKharagpur - Chemistry
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Rajakumar A
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: Completed in 2012
AddressB.C.Roy Hall, Room No-NW202, IIT Kharagpur 721302
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
B.Sc.University of Calcutta (Scottish Church College)Chemistry2005

Research Areas
  • Development of newer photocatalysts towards green chemistry and organic transformation
  • Visible light photocatalysis for organic reactions, C-C, C-O, C-N, C-S bond formation
  • Homo and heterogeneous photocatalysis for organic reactions, Oxidation, Reduction, Cycloaddition
  • Water detoxification by Advanced oxidation precess(AOP)
  • Detection of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)

  • Ph.D.
  • GATE
  • Catal. Sci. Technol. 2012, 2, 1463-1471. This article has been selected as HOT article by RSC and enlisted in the top ten most accessed articles in June, 2012)

Teaching Experience
  • Inorganic Chemistry(T) at IIT kharagpur 2012-2013 (1 terms)
  • Inorganic Chemistry(T) at IIT kharagpur 2011-2012 (2 terms)
  • Inorganic Chemistry(T) at IIT kharagpur 2010-2011 (2 terms)
  • Inorganic Chemistry(P) at IIT kharagpur 2009-2010 (2 terms)
  • Inorganic Chemistry(P) at IIT kharagpur 2008-2009 (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Institute Scholarship (SRF)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Bromodimethylsulfonium bromide as a potential candidate for photocatalytic selective oxidation of benzylic alcohols using oxygen and visible Light. by Sarifuddin Gazi, Rajakumar Ananthakrishnan RSC Advances 2, 7781-7787. (2012)
  • Ru-bpy Aided Photocatalytic Synthesis of 2-Arylpyridines via Hantzsch Reaction under the Visible Irradiation and Oxygen Atmosphere. by Sarifuddin Gazi, Rajakumar Ananthakrishnan Catal. Sci. Technol. 2, 1463-1471. (2012)
  • Semi-Quantitative Determination of Hydroxyl Radicals by Benzoic Acid Hydroxylation. An Analytical Methodology for Photo-Fenton Systems. by Sarifuddin Gazi, Rajakumar Ananthakrishnan Curr. Anal. Chem. 8, 143-149. (2012)
  • Metal-Free-Photocatalytic Reduction of 4-Nitrophenol by Resin-supported Dye under the Visible Irradiation. by Sarifuddin Gazi, Rajakumar Ananthakrishnan Appl. Catal. B. Environ. 105, 317-325 (2011)
  • Photodegradation of organic dyes in the presence of Fe(III)-salen complex and H2O2 under visible light irradiation. by Sarifuddin Gazi, Rajakumar Ananthakrishnan, N D Pradeep Singh J. Hazard. Mater. 183, 894-901. (2010)
  • Bromodimethylsulfonium bromide mediated Michael addition of amines to electron deficient alkenes. by Abu T Khan, T Parvin, Sarifuddin Gazi, L H Choudhury Tetrahedron Lett. 48, 3805-3808. (2007)

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