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     Dhruba Jyoti Haloi

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Rubber Technology Centre
Supervisor(s)  Dr. Nikhil K Singha, Dr. Kinsuk Naskar
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2008 :: Completed in 2012
AddressVSRC, C-302
Phone9749430886
Emaildhru_ba2k3@yahoo.co.in
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
M.Tech.IIT KharagpurRubber Technology2008

Research Areas
  • Controlled radical polymerization (CRP)
  • Modification of polymer via CRP
  • In situ polymer nanocomposite via CRP

Teaching Experience
  • Chemical kinetics, Thermodynamics, Molecular spectroscopy(L) at Pandu College 6 months (1 terms)
  • General chemistry(L) at Srimanta Shankar Academy 1 year (2 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • MHRD scholarship as GATE qualified candidate
  • Senior Research Fellowship at RTC, IIT Kharagpur by CSIR, New Delhi

Papers Published in Journals
  • Copper Catalyzed Atom Transfer Radical Copolymerization of Glycidyl Methacrylate and 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate by DHRUBA J. HALOI, SANTANU ROY, NIKHIL K. SINGHA Journal of Polymer Science Part A Polymer Chemistry 47, 6526_6533 (2009)
  • Synthesis of poly(2-ethylhexyl acrylate)/clay nanocomposite by in situ living radical polymerization by Dhruba J. Haloi, Nikhil K. Singha Journal of Polymer Science Part A Polymer Chemistry 49, 7, 1564_1571 (2011)
  • Modification of Chlorinated Poly(propylene) via Atom Transfer Radical Graft Copolymerization of 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate A Brush-like Graft Copolymer by Dhruba J. Haloi, Kinsuk Naskar, Nikhil K. Singha Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics 212, 5, 478_484 (2011)
  • A single pot process for polar modification on polyolefinic elastomers via tailor-made graft copolymerization by Nikhil K. Singha, Dhruba J. Haloi, Kinsuk Naskar Indian Patent Application No 0054/KOL/2012 (2012)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of All Acrylic Block Copolymer/Clay Nanocomposites Prepared via Surface Initiated Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization (SI-ATRP) by Dhruba J. Haloi, Souvik Ata, Nikhil K. Singha Industrial Engineering Chemistry Research 51, 29, 9760_9768 (2012)
  • Acrylic AB and ABA Block Copolymers Based on Poly(2-ethylhexyl acrylate) (PEHA) and Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) via ATRP by Dhruba J. Haloi, Souvik Ata, Nikhil K. Singha, Dieter Jehnichen, Brigitte Voit ACS Applied Materials Interfaces DOI 10.1021/am300915j (2012)
  • Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization of Glycidyl Methacrylate (GMA) in Emulsion by Dhruba J. Haloi, Prithwiraj Mandal, Nikhil K. Singha Journal of Macromolecular Science, Part A. Pure and Applied Chemistry Accepted and in Press (2012)
  • Effect of Nanoclay on in situ preparation of All Acrylate ABA Tri-block Copolymers via ATRP and their Morphology by Nikhil K. Singha, Amalin Kavitha, Dhruba J. Haloi, Prithwiraj Mandal, Andreas Janke, Dieter Jehnichen, Hartmut Komber, Brigitte Voit Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics DOI 10.1002/macp.201200174 (2012)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Poly(2-ethylhexyl acrylate) Prepared via ATRP, RATRP and FRP by Dhruba J. Haloi, Bishnu P. Koiry, Prithwiraj Mandal, Nikhil K. Singha Journal of Chemical Sciences 125, 791-797 (2013)
  • Synthesis of poly(2-ethylhexyl acrylate)/clay nanocomposite via in situ and surface initiated-atom transfer radical polymerization by Dhruba J. Haloi, Souvik Ata, Nikhil K. Singha Advanced Science, Engineering and Medicine 6, 240-245 (2014)
  • Poly(meth)acrylate Grafted EPDM via Reverse Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization A Single Pot Process by Dhruba J. Haloi, Kinsuk Naskar, Nikhil K. Singha European Polymer Journal 49, 4098-4107 (2013)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization of 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate Effect of Different Additives by Dhruba J Haloi, Bishnu P. Koiry, Nikhil K Singha 2nd International Symposium Frontiers in Polymer Science, at Centre de Congres, Lyon, France May 29-31 xx (2011)
  • Synthesis and characterization of PEHA-b-PMMA star block copolymers A clay surface initiated approach by Dhruba J Haloi, Souvik Ata, Nikhil K Singha International Conference on Advances in Polymer Science and Rubber Technology (APSRT) Challenges Towards 2020 and beyond 107 (2011)
  • Tailor-made Graft Copolymerization on Chlorinated Polypropylene by Dhruba J Haloi, Kinsuk Naskar, Nikhil K Singha International Rubber Conference 2010 (IRC-10) Mumbai 463 (2010)
  • Copper mediated radical copolymerization in emulsion and in solution using glycidyl methacrylate (GMA) as comonomer by Dhruba J. Haloi, Santanu Roy, Nikhil K. Singha Hi-Tech Materials (ICHTM 09) 50 (2009)
  • Transition metal catalyzed controlled radical copolymerization of Glycidyl. Methacrylate (GMA) and 2-Ethyl Hexyl Acrylate (EHA) by DHRUBA J. HALOI, SANTANU ROY, NIKHIL K. SINGHA 11th CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC) 30 (2009)

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