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     Banalata Sahoo

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur - Chemistry
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Panchanan Pramanik and Prof. Dibakar Dhara
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2009 :: Completed in 2013
AddressChemistry Department, IIT Kharagpur
Phone+91 9378355978
Emailbanalata99@gmail.com
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
10BSE, OrissaGeneral2001
12CHSE, OrissaPCMB2003
B.Sc.Utkal UniversityChemistry2006
M.Sc.Utkal UniversityChemistry2008

Research Areas
  • Nanomaterials for enzyme iimobilization and drug delivery
  • Multifunctional nanoparticles for biocatalysis and targeted delivery of anticancer drug

Skills
  • X-ray diffraction (XRD) techniques for crystallographic study
  • FTIR spectroscopy
  • UV-Visible Spectroscopy
  • Dynamic light scattering (DLS) for particle size analysis
  • Field emission scanning electron microscope (FESEM)
  • High resolution transmission electron microscope (HRTEM)
  • X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS)
  • TGA/DTA and DSC for thermal analysis
  • Operating System- Windows 95/98/2000/2007/XP, VISTA
  • Technical Softwares-Origin 8.0,Adobe Photoshop 8.0,Chemscetch,Chemdraw,Image J etc
  • NMR spectroscopy, GPC, Viscosity measurement
  • Zeta-potential measurement
  • VSM-SQUID analy
  • Fluorescence spectroscopy
  • Atomic force microscope (AFM)
  • Cell cytotoxicity test (MTT assay)
  • Fluorescence microscopy analysis
  • Knowledge of Thin layer chromatography plate preparation and analysis and also worked with Column Ch
  • Have knowledge to synthesize and isolation of organic compounds and polymers.

Awards
  • Qualified NET (CSIR)-June, 2008
  • Qualified NET (LS)-December, 2008
  • Qualified NET (LS)-June, 2007

Experience
  • One Year Job/Research Experience at Research and Development, Advinus Therapeutics Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore, India

Teaching Experience
  • B.Tech. Preparatory (Chemistry) lab(P) at IIT Kharagpur January, 2010 to June 2010 (1 terms)
  • Inorganic Practical Class (B. Tech.)(P) at IIT Kharagpur 6 months (2 terms)
  • Inorganic Tutorial Class (B. Tech.)(T) at IIT Kharagpur 6 months (3 terms)

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • CSIR (Individual Fellowship)

Papers Published in Journals
  • A novel method for the immobilization of urease on phosphonate grafted iron oxide nanoparticle by Banalata Sahoo, Sumanta Kumar Sahu, Panchanan Pramanik Journal of Molecular Catalysis B- Enzymatic 69,95-102 (2011)
  • Fabrication of magnetic mesoporous manganese ferrite nanocomposites as efficient catalyst for degradation of dye pollutants by Banalata Sahoo,Sumanta Kumar Sahu,Suryakanta Nayak,Dibakar Dhara and Panchanan Pramanik Catalysis Science and Technology 2,1367-1374 (2012)
  • A novel approach for efficient immobilization and stabilization of papain on magnetic gold nanocomposites by Banalata Sahoo, Sumanta Kumar Sahu, Dipsikha Bhattacharya, Dibakar Dhara, Panchanan Pramanik Colloids and Surfaces B- Biointerfaces 101,280-289 (2013)
  • Development of polyurethane-titania nanocomposites as dielectric and piezoelectric material by Suryakanta Nayak, Banalata Sahoo,Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir RSC Advances 3, 2620-2631 (2013)
  • Facile preparation of multifunctional hollow silica nanoparticles and their cancer specific targeting effect by Banalata Sahoo,K. Sanjana P. Devi,Sumanta Kumar Sahu,Suryakanta Nayak,Tapas K. Maiti,Dibakar Dhara and Panchanan Pramanik Biomaterials Science 1, 647-657 (2013)
  • Characterization and lectin microarray of an immunomodulatory heteroglucan from Pleurotus ostreatus mycelia by K. Sanjana P. Devi,Bibhas Roy,Pradip Patra,Banalata Sahoo,Syed S. Islam,Tapas K. Maiti Carbohydrate Polymers 94 (2), 857-865 (2013)
  • Thermal and pH Responsive Polymer-Tethered Multifunctional Magnetic Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery of Anticancer Drug by Banalata Sahoo, K. Sanjana P. Devi, Rakesh Banerjee, Tapas K. Maiti, Panchanan Pramanik, and Dibakar Dhara ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 5, 3884-3893 (2013)
  • Facile preparation of uniform barium titanate (BaTiO3) multipods with high permittivity- Its impedance and temperature dependent dielectric behavior by Suryakanta Nayak, Banalata Sahoo, Tapan Kumar Chaki, and Dipak Khastgir RSC Advances 4, 1212-1224 (2014)
  • Biocompatible Mesoporous Silica-Coated Superparamagnetic MnFe2O4 Nanoparticles for Targeted Drug Delivery and MR Imaging Applications by Banalata Sahoo, K. Sanjana P. Devi, Sujan Dutta, Tapas K. Maiti, Panchanan Pramanik, and Dibakar Dhara Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 431 (1), 31-41 (2014)
  • Citric Acid Fuctionalized Magnetic Ferrite Nanoparticles for Photocatalytic Degradation of Azo Dye by Triveni Kumar Mahto, Anurag Roy, Banalata Sahoo, Sumanta Kumar Sahu Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 14, 1-8 (2014)
  • Heteroglucan-dendrimer glycoconjugate- a modulated construct with augmented immune responses and signaling phenomena by K. Sanjana P. Devi, Birendra Behera, Banalata Sahoo, Tapas K. Maiti Biochimica et Biophysica Acta 1840 (9), 2794-2805 (2014)
  • Sol-Gel Nanotitania Coating for Improved Surface Properties of Metals by Suryakanta Nayak, Banalata Sahoo, Tapan Kumar Rout LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing Book (ISBN 978-3-659-51528-6) (2014)

Papers Presented at Conferences
  • Fabrication of Magnetic Nanoparticles for Enzyme Immobilization by Banalata Sahoo, Dibakar Dhara, Panchanan Pramanik Diamond Jubilee Symposium on Recent Trends in Chemistry (DJSRTC-2011),Dept. of Chemistry, IIT Kharagpur,21-23 October (2011)
  • Functionalized Magnetic Nanoparticle For Enzyme Immobilization by Banalata Sahoo, Dibakar Dhara, Panchanan Pramanik 2nd International Conference on Advanced Nanomaterialsand Nanotechnology (ICANN-2011) IIT Guwahati,Assam,8-10 th December (2011)
  • Fabrication of magnetic manganese ferrite mesoporous silica nanocomposites for degradation of dye pollutants by Banalata Sahoo, Dibakar Dhara, and Panchanan Pramanik Advances in Materials and Processing-Challenges and Opportunities (AMPCO 2012)  2-4 Nov, IIT Roorkee (2012)
  • Preparation, Characterization of magnetic manganese ferrite mesoporous silica nanocomposites for the degradation of dye by Banalata Sahoo,Dibakar Dhara and Panchanan Pramanik International Conference on Recent Advances in Composite Materials (ICRACM-2013) 18-21 Feb, Goa,Organized by IIT Varanasi (2013)
  • Dual Responsive Block Polymer-Tethered Multifunctional Magnetic Nanoparticles for Targeted Drug Delivery to Cancer Cells by Banalata Sahoo, Dibakar Dhara and Panchanan Pramanik International Conference on Functional Materials (ICFM-2014) 5-7th February, IIT Kharagpur, INDIA, (2014)

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