NAME DR. BHASKAR BISWAS
MOBILE NUMBER 9477089710
DATE OF BIRTH 1981-12-16
EMAIL icbbiswas@gmail.com
RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

Bansberia Station Road, Talpukur, P.O. Bansberia, Dist. Hooghly, Pin 712502, West Bengal

DESIGNATION DEPARTMENT EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor Chemistry

PhD, M.Sc (77.25%, INORGANIC SPECIAL)

Presently working as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry at this college (From 01-08-2017 to .....) * Previously worked as an Assistant Professor in Chemistry at Raghunathpur College, Purulia 723133 from 18th July 2008 to 31st July 2017
SPECIALIZATION

Inorganic Chemistry

AREA OF RESEARCH

Area of Research

  • Synthesis of Coordination compounds using different ligand system.
  • Supramolecular chemistry, molecular self-assembly, molecular recognition, host-guest chemistry, etc.
  • DNA interaction with different metal complexes
  • Bio-mimicking Chemistry
  • Catalysis
AREA OF INTEREST
  • Synthesis of metal complexes incorporating synthetic and commercially available ligands
  • Catalytic application of the coordination compounds in different organic transformations
  • Role of weak forces in crystalline architechtures 
  • Molecular Recognition
  • Biological Applications
PUBLICATIONS

Research Articles in 2018 in Refereed Journals

1. Desert actinobacteria as a source of bioactive compounds production with a special emphases on Pyridine-2,5-diacetamide a new pyridine alkaloid produced by Streptomyces sp. DA3-7, Krishnasamy Nithya⁠, Chinnasamy Muthukumar⁠, Bhaskar Biswas⁠, Naiyf S. Alharbi⁠, Shine Kadaikunnan⁠, Jamal M. Khaled⁠, Dharumadurai Dhanasekaran⁠, Microbiological Research, 207 (2018) 116-133 ISSN: 0944-5013 (IF 3.037) (Co-Author)

2. Gentisate-1,2-Dioxygenase Activity by an Iron(II)-Phenanthroline Complex, Abhranil Dea . Dhananjay Deya Ajit Dasb Niranjan Kolea Bhaskar Biswasa*, Journal of Chemical Sciences 130 (2018) 26-33 . (Corresponding Author) (IF 1.23)

3. Structural and luminescent properties of a new 1D Cadmium(II) coordination polymer: A combined effort with experiment & theory,Abhranil De, Anita Sahu, Suvendu Paul, Mayank Joshi, Angshuman Roy Choudhury, Bhaskar Biswas, Journal of Molecular Structure 1167 (2018) 187-193  (Corresponding Author) (IF 1.75)

4. A Newly Developed Highly Selective Zn2+-AcO Ion-pair Sensor through Partner Preference: Equal Efficiency under Solitary and Colonial Situation, Monaj Karar,  Suvendu PaulBhaskar Biswas,  Tapas Majumdar  and  Arabinda Mallick , Dalton Transactions, 2018, DOI: 10.1039/C8DT00362A (Co-author) (IF 4.3)

Research Articles in 2017 in Refereed Journals

  1. Catalytic Fate of two Copper Complexes towards Phenoxazinone Synthase and Catechol Dioxygenase Activity, Mamoni Garai, Dhananjay Dey, Hare Ram Yadav, Angshuman Roy Choudhury, Milan Maji and Bhaskar Biswas, ChemistrySelect, 2 (2017) 14040-14047. (Corresponding Author)
  2. A dimeric iron(iii)-schiff base complex as a functional model for phenoxazinone synthase, Subrata Das, S.S. Pradhan, & Bhaskar Biswas, J. Inst. Chem. 89 (2017) 99-113 (Corresponding Author) ISSN: 0020-3254
  3. Catalytic Aspects of a Copper(II) Complex: Biological Oxidase to Oxygenase Activity, Biswajit Chowdhury, M. Maji, & Bhaskar Biswas , Journal of Chemical Sciences, 129 (2017) 1627-1637.  (Corresponding Author) (IF 1.23)
  4. Coordinated aqua molecules mediated phosphoester cleavage activity of a dimeric gadolinium(III)-acetate, A. De, S.S. Pradhan & Bhaskar Biswas, Journal of Indian Chemical Society, 94 (2017) 1063-1071 (Corresponding Author) (IF 0.25)
  5. Synthesis and phosphatase activity of a cobalt(II)-phenanthroline complex, Mamoni M. Garai Dhananjay Dey .Milan MajiH.R. Yadav, A.R,Choudhury, Bhaskar Biswas,* Journal of Chemical Sciences, 129 (2017) 1513-1520. (Corresponding Author) (IF 1.23)
  6. Bhaskar Biswas, A novel Schiff base as a fluorescence chemosensor for zinc ion: Microscopic to macroscopic detection of zinc acetate salt, Journal of Indian Chemical Society, 94 (2017) 811-818 (Corresponding Author) (IF 0.25)
  7. M. Garai,D. Dey, H. R. Yadav, A. R. Choudhury,  N. Kole,  B. Biswas*, Catalytic Aspects of a Nickel(II)-Bipyridine Complex towards Phosphatase and Catechol Dioxygenase Activity, Polyhedron, 129 (2017) 114-122. (Corresponding Author) (IF 2.06)
  8. Priya dharsini· D. Dhanasekaran · P. M. Gopinath · K. Ramanathan  V. Shanthi · S. Chandraleka· Bhaskar Biswas, Spectroscopic Identification and Molecular Modeling of Diethyl 7-hydroxytrideca-2, 5, 8, 11-tetraenedioate: a Herbicidal Compound from Streptomyces sp. Arabian Journal Science & Engineering, 42 (2017) 2217-2227 ISSN 2193-567X (Co-Author) (IF 0.79)
  9. Bhaskar Biswasa, * and Partha Sarathi Sengupta, An iron(III)-Schiff base complex as a functional model of phenoxazinone synthase enzyme, Journal of Indian Chemical Society, 94 (2017) 571-578 (Corresponding Author)
  10. A. De, M. Garai, H. R. Yadav, A. R. Choudhury, and B. Biswas*Catalytic Promiscuity of an Iron(II)-Phenanthroline Complex, Appl. Organometal. Chem., Wiley, 31 (2017), 1-8 (Corresponding Author) (IF 2.47)

Research Articles in 2016 in Refereed Journals

 

SEMINAR & SYMPOSIA
  • 5th National Conference on Recent Trends in Applied Sciences and Humanities, by Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology and Management, Rajbandh, India (10th -12th April, 2018) (Oral presentation).

  • National Conference on Current Trend in Chemistry –XVI, by University of Kalyani, Kalyani, India (23rd March, 2018). (Poster presentation).

  • Oral Presentation in 25th State Science Congress, 2018 at Science City, Kolkata during 4th & 5th March, 2018. (Best Outstanding Paper Award)
  • Oral Presentation in 2nd Regional Science & Technology Congress, 2017 in Southern Division at Kalyani University, Kalyani during 14th-15th December, 2017 (Outstanding Paper Award)
  • International Seminar on Science, by Burdwan Raj College with Indian Chemical Society, West Bengal, INDIA (10th October, 2017) (Poster presentation)

  • National Seminar on Materials Chemistry for Better Tomorrow (MCBT-2017), Ashutosh College with Indian Chemical Society, West Bengal, INDIA (7th November, 2017) (Poster presentation)

  •  International Seminar on Science, by Burdwan Raj College with Indian Chemical Society, West Bengal, INDIA (10th October, 2017) (Poster presentation)

  • International Conference on Emerging Materials (ICEM), Department of Chemistry and Chemical Technology Vidyasagar, University Midnapore, West Bengal, INDIA (20th -21th April, 2017) (Poster presentation)

  • National Conference on National Seminar on Recent Trends in Applied Sciences and Humanities, by Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology and Management, Rajbandh, India (07th -09th March, 2017) (Oral presentation).

  • Oral Presentation in 24th State Science Congress, 2017 at Science City, Kolkata during 28th February, 2017.

  • National Symposium on Recent Advances in Chemistry for Better Tomorrow (2016), by KMM Mahavidyalaya, India (24th & 25th November, 2016) (Poster Presentation)

  • Oral Presentation in 1st Regional Science & Technology Congress, 2016 in Burdwan Division at Bankura Christian College, Bankura during 7th-8th November, 2016

  •  National Symposium on Recent Advances in Chemistry and Industry Sciences (2015), by Indian Chemical Society, Kolkata, India (2nd & 03rd August, 2016) (Poster Presentation)

  • International Symposium on Modern Trend in Inorganic Chemistry – XVI (MTIC-XVI), Hyderabad, India (3rd -5th December, 2015) (Poster presentation)

  • National Symposium on Recent Advances in Chemistry and Industry Sciences (2015), by Indian Chemical Society, Kolkata, India (31st July & 01st August, 2015) (Poster Presentation)

  • State Level seminar on Recent Trends in Chemical Sciences (RTCS-2015), by Dept. of Chemistry, Sammilani College, Bankura, India (16th July, 2015) (Poster Presentation)

  • National Seminar on RECENT DEVELOPMENTS in GREEN CHEMISTRY” (RDGC-2015) by Dept. of Chemistry, GUSHKARA MAHAVIDYALAYA, GUSHKARA, BURDWAN, 713 128 India (22nd March, 2015) (Oral presentation, 2nd Best)

  • National Conference on Chemistry for better tomorrow (CBT-2014), by Dept. of Chemistry, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, Purulia, India (2nd – 3rd December, 2014) (Poster presentation); (Best Poster).

  • National Conference on National Seminar on Recent Trends in Applied Sciences and Humanities, by Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology and Management, Rajbandh, India (30th – 31st October, 2013) (Oral presentation).

  • National Conference on New Opportunities and Challenges in Microbial Research, by Bharathidasan University, Tamil Nadu, India (5th – 6th September, 2013) (Poster presentation) and (Full Paper Acceptance in this National Conference).

  • National Conference on Green Chemistry and Sustainable Agriculture Practices: A step towards a Better Future, by Panchakot Mahavidyalaya, Purulia, India.(1st and 2nd February 2013) (Oral presentation) and (Full Paper Acceptance in this National Conference)

  •  International Symposium on Modern Trend in Inorganic Chemistry – XIV (MTIC-XIV), Hyderabad, India (10th -13th December, 2011) (Poster presentation)

  •  National Conference on Recent Advances in Chemical Sciences and Related Areas, by SreeGopal Banerjee College, Hooghly, India (18th -19th November 2011) (Poster presentation)

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

For details: www.researchgate/bhaskarbiswas

Research Guidance FOR DOCTORAL DEGREE UNDER MY SUPERVISION_______________________________

1) Dhananjay Dey (Thesis Awarded on 14th November 2017)

2) Abhranil De (Pre-submission seminar on 16th May 2018)

3) Subrata Das (Pre-submission seminar on 16th May 2018)

PhD scholars: 04 (currently)

Reviewer of International Journals:

1) Anti-Cancer Drugs 2) Journal of Applied Organometallic Chemistry 3) Inorganica Chimica Acta 4) Journal of Coordination Chemistry 5) Indian Chemical Society 6) ZAAC 7) IMed Publishing house (several journals) 8) Journal of Molecular Structure 9) RSC Advances 10) Chemical Communications 11) Chinese Chemical Letters 12) Journal of Inorganic & Nanometal Chemistry

 

Research Projects

  • Synthesis, characterization and reactivity study of new Schiff base complexes of some bio-metals like Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Cu and Zn , 1.28 L; Funding Agency: U G C: 2010-2011 (Completed).
  • Synthesis and characterization and DNA binding study of some transition metal complexes, 1.47 L; Funding Agency: U G C: 2013-2014; (Completed).
  • Synthesis and characterization of iron complexes and their catalytic aspects towards different organic transformations; 24.74 L; Funding Agency: D S T: 2014-2017; (Completed).
REFRESHERS & ORIENTATION COURSES
  • UGC sponsored Refresher Course in Environmental Hazards and Disaster Management by Academic Staff College, The University of Calcutta, Bullygung Science College, organised by the Department of Environmental Science, the Department of Geology, and UGC- Human Resource Development Centre (HRDC), India ( 18th February – 10th March, 2017)

  • UGC sponsored Orientation Programme (82nd) by Academic Staff College, The University of Burdwan, Burdwan, India (3rd September – 30th September, 2011).

  • UGC sponsored Refresher Course (16th) in Environmental Science by Academic Staff College, The University of Burdwan, Burdwan, India ( 22nd August – 11th September, 2009).

EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

Convener / Coordinator:

  • Indian Chemical Society Lecture Workshop on Revisit of Chemistry: Past, Present & Future, by Dept. of Chemistry, Surendranath College, Kolkata 700009, India  (16th February, 2018) (Coordinator of Lecture Workshop)
  • Science Academies’ Lecture Workshop on Recent Trends in Chemical Science: Issues & Challenges, by Dept. of Chemistry, Surendranath College, Kolkata 700009, India & Sponsored by IASc, INSA, NASI (29th – 30th November, 2017) (Coordinator of Lecture Workshop)
  • National Level seminar on Recent Advances in Material Science: A Chemist’s Perspective, Sanctioned by UGC (2016); Yet to be held (Convener)
  • State Level seminar on A Scientific, Social and Economic Impact on Environment: Awareness, Benefits & Limitations, 10th January 2017, by Teachers’ Council, Raghunathpur College, Purulia 723133, India. (Jt. Convener)
  • Science Academies’ Lecture Workshop on Chemistry: An Innovation Driver in Materials Science, by Dept. of Chemistry, Raghunathpur College, Purulia 723133, India & Sponsored by IASc, INSA, NASI (27th – 28th September, 2016) (Coordinator of Lecture Workshop)
  • State Level seminar on A tribute to People’s man APJ Abdul Kalam who served our nation through his life and works, 15th October 2015, by Dept. of Chemistry, Raghunathpur College, Purulia 723133, India (15th October, 2015) (Convener)
  • Science Academies’ Lecture Workshop on Recent Advances in Chemistry: Challenges & Opportunities, by Dept. of Chemistry, Raghunathpur College, Purulia 723133, India & Sponsored by IASc, INSA, NASI (21st – 22nd August, 2014) (Coordinator of Lecture Workshop)
  • Syllabus committee member for framing the syllabus of UG and PG course for SKB University.
ACHIEVEMENTS
  • National Scholarship for Higher Secondary Result from Government of West Bengal (Memo. No. 849/S-28).
  • Director of Public Instruction Special Scholarship for B.Sc Chem(H) Result from Government of West Bengal. Sl. No. in Merit List 314 (Memo. No. 1027(25)/SS
  • Junior Research Fellowship under CSIR Scheme from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India in 2004 (December).
  • Junior Research Fellowship under UGC Scheme from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India in 2004 (June).
  • YOUNG SCIENTIST AWARD UNDER FAST TRACK SCHEME, DST, NEW DELHI (SB/FT/CS-088/2013)
  • UGC Research Award (2014-17, Selected)
  • National Conference on Chemistry for better tomorrow (CBT-2014), by Dept. of Chemistry, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, Purulia, India (2nd – 3rd December, 2014) (Poster presentation); (Best Poster Selection).
  • Secured 2nd placed in Oral presentation in the National Seminar on RECENT DEVELOPMENTS in GREEN CHEMISTRY” (RDGC-2015) by Dept. of Chemistry, GUSHKARA MAHAVIDYALAYA, GUSHKARA, BURDWAN, 713 128 India (22nd March, 2015)
  • Outstanding Paper Award in 1st Regional Science & Technology Congress, 2016 in Burdwan Division at Bankura Christian College, Bankura during 7th-8th November, 2016
  • Selected as participant for best paper award (1st Regional Science & Technology Congress, 2016 in Burdwan Division) in Author Workshop on 2nd December, 2016 at the Sonnet, Salt Lake, Kolkata
  • Outstanding Paper Award in 2nd Regional Science & Technology Congress, 2017 in Southern Region at Kalyani University, Kalyani, during 14th-15th December, 2017

  • Selected for best Outstanding Paper award (25th State Science & Technology Congress, 2018) on 4-5 March, 2018 at the Science City Auditorium, Kolkata

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