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     Sourov Ghosh

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Dept. of Chemistry
Supervisor(s)  Dr. C. Retna Raj
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: In progress
AddressB. C. Roy Hall of Residence, Room No. S-109, IIT Kharagpur
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Vidyasagar UniversityOrganic Chemistry2007
B.Sc.Vidyasagar UniversityChemistry2004
12West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary EducationScience2001
10West Bengal Board of Secondary EducationScience1999

Research Areas
  • Electrochemistry / Electroanalytical chemistry
  • Electrocatalysis and Electroorganic synthesis
  • Fabrication of novel Fuel Cell catalyst
  • Nanomaterials / Nanocomposites

  • Skilled in electroanalytical techniques and instrumentation
  • Familier with various analytical instruments like, UV-vis spectrometer, IR, NMR etc.
  • Good communication and writing ability in English
  • Comfortable in teamwork

  • Certificate in Information Technology Application- Awarded by Dept. of Sports and Youth Service, Govt. of West Bengal

Teaching Experience
  • Physical Chemistry(P) at IIT Kharagpur 1 year (2 terms)
  • Inorganic Chemistry(T) at IIT Kharagpur 6 month (1 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Junior Research Fellowship (CSIR) held on 22nd June 2008
  • Lectureship (NET) held on 24th Dec 2006
  • GATE-2007 (Chemistry), All India Rank-727
  • Gate-2008 (Chemistry), All India Rank-318

Papers Published in Journals
  • Bioanalytical Application of Au nanoparticle by Bikash K. Jena, Sourov Ghosh, Rajkumar Bera, Ramendra S. Dey, Ashok K. Das, C. Retna Raj Recent Patents on Nanotechnology 4, 41 (2010)
  • Facile In Situ Synthesis of MWCNT Supported Flowerlike Pt Nanostructures by Sourov Ghosh and C. Retna Raj Journal of Physical Chemistry C 114, 10843 (2010)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Advance Functional Material for Catalytic and Sensing Application by Sudip Chakraborty, Ashok Kumar Das, Sourov Ghosh, Rameendra Sundar Dey, Rajkumar Bera and C. Retna Raj Chemistry Research Scholars Day at IIT Kharagpur 1, 37 (2008)
  • CNT supported Pt nanostructure, Electrocatalyst for DMFC electrode reaction by Sourov Ghosh and C. Retna Raj ELAC-2010, Organized by ISEAC, Mumbai 4, 101 (2010)

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