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     Jyoti Sankar Borah

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Rubber Technology Centre
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Tapan Kumar Chaki
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: Completed in 2012
AddressRubber Technology Centre IIT Kharagpur Kharagpur-721302
Phone+919734532955
Emailjyotisnkr.rt@iitkgp.ac.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Sc.Tezpur UniversityPolymer Science2007

Research Areas
  • Polymer nano composite/ insitu polymerization
  • Polymer blends
  • Biodegradable polymer
  • Conducting Polymer
  • Modification of polymers by chemical process as well as with high energy radiation.

Skills
  • FTIR, GC, Particle Analyzer, TGA, DSC, DMA, TEM, SEM, AFM, XRD(powder, thin film and single crystal)
  • HAAKE Rheomix, UTM, Rubber Process Analyzer, Capillary Rheometer, Impedance Analyzer

Awards
  • Gold medal in M.Sc. in Polymer Science
  • Polymer Education Award 2007
  • GATE 2008, All India Rank-72

Experience
  • Working as a Research and Development Officer from August 2007 to Jun 2008 at Apcotex Industries Limited Mumbai Working area- Acrylic Emulsion

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • MHRD-GATE Junior Research Fellowship (July 2008-July 2010)
  • MHRD-GATE Senior Research Fellowship (Aug 2010 onwards)

Papers Published in Journals
  • Dynamic mechanical, thermal, physico-mechanical and morphological properties of LLDPE/EMA blends by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Journal Of Polymer Research 18, 569-578 (2011)
  • Dynamic rheological, morphology and mechanical properties of compatibilized LLDPE/EMA blends by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Journal Of Polymer Research 18, 907-916 (2011)
  • Effect of Organoclay Platelets on Morphology and Properties of LLDPE/EMA blends by Jyoti S Borah, N Karak and Tapan Kumar Chaki Materials Science and Engineering A 528, 2820-2830 (2011)
  • Thermogravimetric and dynamic mechanical analysis of LLDPE/EMA blends by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry 105, 365-373 (2011)
  • Co-vulcanization of LLDPE/EMA blends using dicumyl peroxide by Jyoti S Borah, K Naskar and Tapan Kumar Chaki Journal of Applied Polymer Science 123, 502-509 (2012)
  • Exploring the simultaneous effect of organoclay and controlled peroxide curing on thermal stability of LLDPE/EMA blend by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Thermochimica Acta 529, 45-50 (2012)
  • Dielectric properties of LLDPE/EMA/Clay nanocomposites Effect of peroxide curing by Jyoti S Borah, Tapan Kumar Chaki and Gautam Sharkhel Polymer Bulletin Accepted (2012)
  • Dynamic and capillary rheology of LLDPE/EMA/clay nanocomposites by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Applied clay science Accepted (2012)
  • Thermoplastic elastomer based on LLDPE and EMA Effect of organoclay and peroxide curing by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Applied clay science communicated (2012)
  • Dynamic and capillary rheology of LLDPE/EMA/clay nanocomposites Effect of peroxide curing by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Composite Science and Technology communicated (2012)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Study on the Morphology and Properties of LLDPE/EMA Blends by Jyoti S Borah, Tapan Kumar Chaki Second International Conferrence on Polymer Processing and Characterization invited speaker (2010)
  • Novel Thermoplastic Elastomers from LLDPE/EMA Blends by Jyoti Sankar Borah, Tapan Kumar Chaki International Rubber Conferrence and Exhibition oral presentation (2010)
  • Morphology and Properties of LLDPE/EMA/Organoclay Nanocomposites Prepared by Melt-Compounding Process by Jyoti Sankar Borah, Tapan Kumar Chaki Polymer Science and Engineering Emerging Dimensions Poster presentation (2010)
  • LLDPE/EMA/Organoclay nanocomposites Effect of peroxide curing by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Advances in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology, IIT Kharagpur Conference Proceeding (2011)
  • Dynamic and capillary rheology of LLDPE/EMA blends Effect of organically modified layered silicate by Jyoti S Borah and Tapan Kumar Chaki Advances in Polymer Science and Nanotechnology- Design and Structure Conference Proceeding (2011)

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