Islampur College

Estd : 1973. Affiliated to University of North Bengal (State University)

NAAC Accredited with B+

Chemistry – Islampur College

Chemistry

Chemistry

 

1. Name of the department: CHEMISTRY
2. Year of establishment: 1973
3. Courses Offered PROGRAM COURSE ONLY

 

Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation,specialization, (DSc,/D.Litt./Ph.D/M.Phil.etc.)

NAME & DESIGNATION DATE OF JOINING PROFILE PICTURE QUALIFICATION SPECIALISATION
Dr. Kalipada Sarkar

(Assistant Professor)

01/06/2005 M.Sc, PhD Organic Chemistry
Dr Subhankar Saha

(Assistant Professor)

M.Sc., PhD Organic Chemistry
Smt Prantika Samaddar

(SACT-II)

04/01/2019 M.Sc, B.Ed Organic Chemistry
Shri Subhankar Paul

(SACT-II)

M.Sc, B.Ed Organic Chemistry

Teachers’ Profile:


Dr KALIPADA SARKAR

  • Specialisation:
        • Organic Chemistry
  • Area of Interest:
        • Organic Synthesis, Natural Product, Solute-solvent Interaction
  • Publications:
        • 1. Physical Properties of Zinc chloride in Aqueous Dextrose Solution, Research Journal of Chemical Sciences, Vol. 5(1), (2015) 27-32, Sarkar Kalipada
        • 2.Physicochemical Studies of Nicotinic Acid in Aqueous Medium in Presence of Ionic Liquids, 1-Butyl-2, 3-Dimethylimidazolium Tetrafluoroborate and 1-Ethyl-3- Methylimidazolium Tosylate at Different Temperatures, Asian Journal of Science and Technology, Vol. 08, No. 09,(2017) 5692-5702, Kalipada Sarkar and, Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 3. Physico-Chemical Contrivances of Amino Acids in Aqueous Potassium Metabisulfite Solution, Research Journal of Pure Science, Vol. 2, No. 1 (2015) 19-25, Kalipada Sarkar
        • 4. Study to Explore Inclusion Complexes of α- and β-Cyclodextrin Molecules with 3-Octyl-1-Methylimidazolium Bromide with the Manifestation of Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions, Chemical Physics Letters, 707, (2018) 13–21, Kalipada Sarkar , Biraj Kumar Barman , Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 5. Volumetric Study of Some Amino Acids in Aqueous Solution of Zinc Acetate, Research Journal of Pure Science, Vol-4, No.-2, (2017), 1-9, Kalipada Sarkar
        • 6. Investigation of Host–Guest Inclusion Complexes of a Neurotransmitter inside into α- and β-Cyclodextrins through Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Interactions by Physicochemical Approach, Indian Journal of Advances in Chemical Science, 7(3), (2019) 94-105, Habibur Rahaman, Kalipada Sarkar, Mitali Kundu, Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 7. Diverse Interactions of N-Methyl Glycine in Aqueous Paracetamol Solution with the Manifestation of Solvation Consequences, J. Adv. Chem. Sci., Vol. 4, No. 4 (2018) 601–605, Habibur Rahaman, Kalipada Sarkar, Debasmita Das, Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 8. Exploring the Molecular Interactions of Nicotinic Acid Prevailing in Salicylic Acid + H2O, Anthranilic Acid + H2O and o-Nitrobenzoic Acid + H2O Mixed System at Different Temperatures, Indian Journal of Advances in Chemical Science, 6(3), (2018) 96-106, Kalipada Sarkar, Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 9. Subsistence of Host Guest Inclusion Complexes of Biologically Active Molecules with Ionic Liquid Probed by Physicochemical Exploration, International Journal of Innovation Engineering and Science Research, Vol. 2, No. 3, (2018) 6-20, Kalipada Sarkar, Niloy Roy ,Raja Ghosh , Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 10. Subsistence of Inclusion Complexes of Cyclodextrins with 1-Butyl-2, 3-Dimethylimidazolium Tetrafluoroborate Probed by Physicochemical Study, J. Adv. Chem. Sci., Vol. 3, No. 4, (2017) 510–514, Kalipada Sarkar, Kanak Roy, Mahendra Nath Roy
        • 11. Physico-chemical Studies of Vitamin-C in Aqueous 2-Propanol: Manifestation of Molecular Interactions, J. of Solution Chem, 43, (2014) 2212–2223, Mahendra Nath Roy, Kalipada Sarkar, Anuradha Sinha
        • 12. Physico-chemical Studies of a Biologically Active Molecule (L-Valine) Predominant in Aqueous Alkali Halide Solutions with the Manifestation of Solvation Consequences, Physics and Chemistry of Liquids, Vol. 53, No. 6, (2015) 785–801, Mahendra Nath Roya , Binoy Chandra Saha and Kalipada Sarkar
        • 13. Volumetric Behavior of Some L-Amino Acids in Aqueous 3-Octyl-1- Methylimidazolium Bromide Solution at Different Temperatures, Research Journal of Pure Science, Vol-4, No.-1, (2017) 1-12 Kalipada Sarkar
        • 14. Physico-chemical studies of dextrose in aqueous solution of zinc sulphate, Research Journal of Pure Science, Vol-1, No.-1 (2014) 19-25, Kalipada Sarkar
  • Seminars:
        • 08
  • Details of Research Projects/(Major/Minor/Other) Undergone:
        • Nil
  • Academic/Administrative/Other Positions Held in the college/university
        • Nil
  • Other Awards And Achievements (if any)
        • UGC-JRF in 2001

 


Dr SUBHANKAR SAHA

  • Specialisation:
        • Organic Chemistry
  • Area of Interest:
        • Supramolecular Chemistry
  • Publications:
        1. Graded IR filters: Distinguishing between single and multipoint NO2···I halogen bonded supramolecular synthons (P, Q, and R Synthons) Subhankar Saha, Somnath Ganguly and Gautam R. Desiraju Aust. J. Chem. 2014, 67, 1840–1848.
        2. IR spectroscopy as a probe for C–H···X hydrogen bonded supramolecular synthons Subhankar Saha, Lalit Rajput, Sumy Joseph, Manish Kumar Mishra, Somnath Ganguly and Gautam R. Desiraju CrystEngComm 2015, 17, 1273‒1290.
        3. Using structural modularity in cocrystals to engineer properties: Elasticity Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 7676‒7679.
        4. Crystal engineering of hand-twisted helical crystals Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2017, 139,  1975−1983.
        5. σ-Hole and π-hole synthon mimicry in Third-Generation Crystal Engineering: Design of elastic crystals Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju Chem. Eur. J. 2017, 23, 4936–4943.
        6. A hand-twisted helical crystal based solely on hydrogen bonding Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 6371‒6374.
        7. Acid···Amide Supramolecular Synthon in Cocrystals: From  Spectroscopic Detection to Property Engineering Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 6361–6373.
        8. Trimorphs of 4-Bromophenyl 4-bromobenzoate. Elastic, Brittle, Plastic Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 6348–6351.
        9. From Molecules to Interactions to Crystal Engineering: Mechanical Properties of Organic Solids Subhankar Saha, Manish Kumar Mishra, C. Malla Reddy and Gautam R. Desiraju Acc. Chem. Res. 2018, 51, 2957–2967.
        10. Isomorphism: ‘Molecular Similarity to Crystal Structure Similarity’ in multicomponent forms of Analgesic Drugs Tolfenamic and Mefenamic Acids Subham Ranjan, Ramesh Devarapalli, Sudeshna Kundu, Subhankar Saha, Shubham Deolka, Venu R. Vangala and C. Malla Reddy IUCrJ 2020, 7, 173–183.
        11. Reply to the ‘Comment on “Trimorphs of 4-bromophenyl 4-bromobenzoate. Elastic, brittle, plastic”’ Subhankar Saha and Gautam R. Desiraju Chem. Commun. 2021, 57, 4976–4978.
        12. Temperature-Reliant Dynamic Properties and Elasto-Plastic to Plastic Crystal (Rotator) Phase Transition in a Metal Oxyacid Salt Susobhan Das, Subhankar Saha, Mrinmay Sahu, Amit Mondal, and C. Malla Reddy Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2022, e202115359.
  • Seminars:
        • 1. Speaker at Gordon Research Conference (GRC), VT, USA, June 2016. (Title: Using Structural Modularity in Cocrystals to Engineer Properties: Elasticity)
        • 2. Speaker at 24th Congress and General Assembly of International Union of Crystallography (IUCr), Hyderabad, India, August 2017 (Title: Third generation crystal engineering. Hand-twisted helical crystals)
        • 3. Speaker at 4th International Symposium on Halogen Bonding (ISXB-4) (virtual), Stellenbosch, South Africa, November 2020 (Title: Halogen Bonding in Crystal Engineering of Mechanical Properties)
        • 4. Poster presentation at International Conference on Structural Chemistry of Molecules and Materials (SCOMM), Kolkata, India, November 2014 (Title: Supramolecular Synthon Identification by IR Spectroscopy)
        • 5. Poster presentation at India-Bangladesh Structural Chemistry Conference (IBSCC), Kolkata, India, September 2015 (Title: Designing Soft-flexible Crystals)
        • 6. Poster presentation at The 13th Conference of the Asian Crystallographic Association (AsCA), Kolkata, India, December 2015 (Title: Graded IR filter for distinguishing different geometries of the same supramolecular synthon)
        • 7. Poster presentation at First South East Asia Conference on Crystal Engineering (SEACCE), Sri Lanka, September 2016 (Title: Elastic Crystal Engineering)8. Participated in 8th Universal Structure Predictor: Evolutionary Xtallography (USPEX) workshop, Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida, India, January 2015
  • Details of Research Projects/(Major/Minor/Other) Undergone:
        • 1. Award with Swarnajayanti Postdoctoral Fellowship from SERB, Department of Science and Technology (DST), India in 2018.2. Award with National Postdoctoral Fellowship (NPDF) from SERB, Department of Science and Technology (DST), India in 2020.
  • Academic/Administrative/Other Positions Held in the college/university
        • Member, IQAC
  • Other Awards And Achievements (if any)
        • 1. BSc Chemistry (H) 2010: First Class Third, University of Kalyani, West Bengal
        • 2. MSc Chemistry 2012: First Class First, University of Kalyani, West Bengal
        • 3. Prof. B. S. Thyagarajan Memorial Endowment Silver Medal, for securing First Class First position in MSc Chemistry 2012, by the University of Kalyani, West Bengal in 2013
        • 4. NET 2012: All India Rank 11th
        • 5. GATE 2012: Qualified
        • 6. ITS grant from DST-SERB in 2016
        • 7. GARP funding for international travel from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in 2016

SMT. PRANTIKA SAMADDAR

  • Specialisation:
        • Organic Chemistry
  • Area of Interest:
        • Reaction mechanism of organic chemistry
  • Publications:
        • NIL
  • Seminars:
        • Nil
  • Details of Research Projects/(Major/Minor/Other) Undergone:
        • Nil
  • Academic/Administrative/Other Positions Held in the college/university
        • Nil
  • Other Awards And Achievements (if any)
        • Nil

SHRI. SUBHANKAR PAUL

  • Specialisation:
        • Organic Chemistry
  • Area of Interest:
        • ORGANIC SYNTHESIS
  • Publications:
        • Nil
  • Seminars:
        • Participating in the National Seminar on “Frontiers in Chemistry 2017-2018” held at the Department of Chemistry, University of North Bengal.
  • Details of Research Projects/(Major/Minor/Other) Undergone:
        • Organic Reaction Methodology
  • Academic/Administrative/Other Positions Held in the college/university
        • Nil
  • Other Awards And Achievements (if any)
        • Nil