Doctorates' Information System

     Shantimoy Kar

Ph.D. fromIIT Kharagpur, India - Advanced Technology Development Centre
Supervisor(s)  Prof. Tapas Kumar Maiti and Prof. Suman Chakraborty
Ph.D. status  Joined in 2012 :: In progress
AddressMicrofluidics and Microscale Transport Processes Laboratory, C/O- Prof. Suman Chakraborty, Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, India-721302
Formal Education
Exam / Degree Board / UnivBranchYear
B.Sc.Bankura Christian College/ University of BurdwanChemistry2009
M.Sc.IIT Kharagpur, India-721302Chemistry2011

Research Areas
  • Bio-microfluidics
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Point-of-Care (POC) diagnostics
  • Centrifugal microfluidics (Lab-on-a-CD)
  • Paper-based microfluidics for POC applications

  • Recipient of Gandhian Young Technological Innovation (GYTI) Award-2014 (in technological edge category)
  • Qualified in GATE-2011 with all India rank-141.
  • Selected for the Summer Research Fellowship Programme (SRFP)-2010 of JNCASR
  • Qualified in CSIR-NET examination held on December 2010, with all India rank (CSIR-0293)
  • Qualified in JAM-2009 with all India rank-103

Fellowships / Scholarships
  • Availed JNCASR-SRF Programme Fellowship while working at School of Chemistry, Central University Hyderabad as a summer research fellow (May-2010 to July-2010)
  • Availed CSIR-JRF Fellowship for pursuing the doctoral studies

Papers Published in Journals
  • Generation of Droplets to Serpentine Threads on a Rotating Compact-Disk Platform by Shantimoy Kar, Sumit Joshi, Kaustav Chaudhary, Tapas K. Maiti and Suman Chakraborty Applied Physics Letters 107, 244101 (1-5) (2015)
  • Haemoglobin Content Modulated Deformation Dynamics of Red Blood Cells on Compact Disc by Shantimoy Kar, Uddipta Ghosh, Tapas K. Maiti and Suman Chakraborty Lab on a Chip 15, 4571-4577 (2015)
  • Capillarity-driven Blood Plasma Separation on Paper-based Devices by Shantimoy Kar, Tapas K. Maiti and Suman Chakraborty Analyst 140, 6473-6476 (2015)
  • Ultra-low-cost paper-and-pencil device for electrically-controlled micromixing of analytes by Ranabir Dey, Shantimoy Kar, Tapas K. Maiti and Suman Chakraborty Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 19 (2), 375-383 (2015)
  • Effect of Hematocrit on Blood Dynamics on a Compact Disc Platform by Shantimoy Kar, Monika Dash, Tapas K. Maiti and Suman Chakraborty Analyst 140, 1432-1437 (2015)
  • Protein-Directed Synthesis of NIR-Emitting, Tunable HgS Quantum Dots and their Applications in Metal-Ion Sensing by N. Goswami, A. Giri, Shantimoy Kar, M. S. Bootharaju, R. John, P. L. Xavier, T. Pradeep and S. K. Pal, Small 8, 3175-3184 (2012)
  • An improved microfluidics approach for monitoring real-time interaction profiles of ultrafast molecular recognition by S. Batabyal, S. Rakshit, Shantimoy Kar and S. K. Pal Reviews of Scientific Instruments 83, 043113 (2012)

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur-721 302, INDIA
Telephone Number +91-3222-255221 | FAX : +91-3222-255303