Sujoy Das Research Group

Bioinspired Nanomaterials Laboratory (BiNL)

                                Dr. Sujoy K Das

 

Scientist, Biological Materials Laboratory
Central Leather Research Institute

Assistant Professor, Biological Science,

Academy of Scientific and Innovative Research (AcSIR)

CSIR, New Delhi, India. 

Adyar, Chennai – 600 020, India
E-mail : sujoy@clri.res.in,
sujoydasiacs@gmail.com
Tel : + 91 44 24437133
Fax:+914424916351

 

 

 

Sujoy Das joined Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Chennai, India as a scientist on July, 2011. He received PhD in Life Science from Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India. Before joining in CLRI he worked as a post doctoral research fellow in School of Biotechnology, Dublin City University, Ireland. Sujoy received both IRCEST-EMPWER, Govt. of Ireland and FCT, Govt. of Portugal Post Doctoral Fellowship. Sujoy obtained Master degree in Biochemistry from Calcutta University, India and has working experience in diverse field of Environmental Microbiology and Biotechnology, Biomaterials, Nanoscience and Technology and Cell surface Interface.

 

Education

Post Doc: Dublin City University, Ireland (2009-2011)

Post Doc: Indian Association for Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India (2008-2009)

PhD: Indian Association for Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India (2008)

M.Sc: Biochemistry, Calcutta University (2002)

 

Research Interest

Synthesis of metal, metal oxide and supported nanomaterials through bioinspired approach

Applications of the bioinspired nanimaterials in catalysis, sensing, imaging, and biomedicine

Development of highly efficient and new-generation nanomaterials for treatment of waste water 

Adverse effect of nanomaterials in environment

Protein corona formation on nanomaterial in biological fluid and consequences  

Bioremediation of heavy metals, dyes, pesticides, and other organic pollutants using immobilized microorganisms

 

Project Completed

IRSCET-EMPOWER Post doctoral research Grant: Green Chemical Approach for Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticles: Characterization and Mechanistic Aspect (€156,000.00).

NAP Proposal (NAP294): Protein Mediated Synthesis of Gold Nanoparticle: A Green Chemical Approach (€83,500.00).

 

Award

Nominated for CSIR Young Scientist Award, 2013

Nominated for Innovative Young Biotechnologist Award (IYBA), DBT, 2013

Nominated for Indian National Science Academy (INSA), 2012 

DST First Track Young Scientist Research Grant, 2013-2015 

DBT Rapid Young Investigator Grant, 2013-2015 

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology (IRCSET), EMPOWER Government of Ireland Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship: FCT-Government of Portugal Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Postdoctoral Research Associateship: Department of Science and Technology, Government of India (Institutional Fellowship at Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science).

Senior Research Fellowship: Department of Science and Technology, Government of India (Institutional Fellowship at Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science).

Junior Research Fellowship: Department of Science and Technology, Government of India (Institutional Fellowship at Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science).

Graduate Aptitude Test for Engineering 

 

Publications

Total no. of Publications: 41

Total Citations: 2015

Book Chapter: 1

Conference Presentation: 10

h-index: 24

i10 index: 36

 

Other Professional Activities

Membership in Professional Scientific Societies and Associations:

      · Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India.

      · Indian Society for Surface Science & Technology, India.

      · Biological Research Society, Ireland

 

Peer reviewer:

      · ACS Nano

      · Scientific Report (Nature Group)

      · Langmuir

      · Chemical Engineering Journal

      · Biochemical Engineering Journal

      · Desalination

     · Colloid and Surface A


Recent News

Our recent paper has been accepted in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (I.F. 7.504)

Dr. Manash Deep Dey will join in our Research Group as National Postdoctoral Fellow shortly!

Congradulation Ramalingam for receiving CSIR Senior Research Fellowship!

Our recent article has been published in ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering (I.F. 5.951)

Our recent paper has been accepted in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (I.F. 7.504)

Ms. Priyadarshani Chowdhary joined our Research Group as INSPIRE JRF

Our recent article has been published in ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering (I.F. 5.951)

Our recent article has been published as cover page article in Current Science (Vol. 108, No. 11, 10 June 2015)

Congradulation Paranthaman for his publication in Journal of Hazardous Materials (I.F. 4.333)!

Our research work has been highlighted in Nanowerk

We received Certificate of Appreciation for publishing in High Impact Factor Journals during the year 2013

Our recent work has been highlighted in Time of India News (April 8th, 2014)

Arun Peter joined our research group for project work

Nanoscale paper has been highlighted in generousNature India News 


Spotlight

Our recent paper published in Green Chemistry (Impact factor 6.82)

Our Paper has been accepted for publication in Nanoscale (Impact factor 6.32)

Mr. Paranthamon joined our group as a project fellow

Our work has been highlighted in UKessays.com (UK's most essay writing service)

Our paper has been published in Chem. Comm. (Impact factor 6.16)

Our project proposal has been recommended for funding from DST

Our paper published in Bioresource Technology (Impact factor 4.9)

Our project proposal has been recommended for funding from DBT

Our Paper published in ACS Nano (Impact factor 11.42)


Open Position

Currently we do not have any open position, however, student with valid fellowship from CSIR/DBT/ICMR/INSPIRE or any other funding agency may apply for PhD position in our group.



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Opportunity 

We frequently accept limited number of M.Sc and M.Tech students to work on defined projects for periods of 5-6 months. Hardworking and highly motivated students may send their CV at sujoy@clri.res.in, sujoydasiacs@gmail.com