NAME APURBA BISWAS
MOBILE NUMBER 9874122757
DATE OF BIRTH
EMAIL apurbacu@yahoo.co.in
RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

VILL- BALIDAPUKUR, P.O.- BEARA, P.S.- BAGDAH, DIST- 24 PGS (N), PIN- 743251, WEST BENGAL

DESIGNATION DEPARTMENT EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION TEACHING EXPERIENCE
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR CHEMISTRY

M.Sc., Ph. D.

SINCE 1ST SEPTEMBER, 2017
SPECIALIZATION

INORGANIC AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

PUBLICATIONS

1. Nickel(II) and copper(II) complexes of unsymmetrical tetradentate reduced Schiff base ligands

    Apurba Biswas, Michael G. B. Drew, Ashutosh Ghosh, Polyhedron 2010, 29, 1029–1034 (Impact Factor: 2.108)

2. Use of a reduced Schiff-base ligand to prepare novel chloro-bridged chains of rare Cu(II) trinuclear complexes with mixed azido/oxo and chloro/oxo bridges

    Apurba Biswas, Michael G. B. Drew, Carlos J. Gomez-Garc─▒´a, Ashutosh Ghosh, Inorg. Chem. 2010, 49, 8155–8163 (Impact Factor: 4.820)

3. Two unusual mixed-valent trinuclear CuII2CuI complexes containing copper(I) tribromide dianion as bridging ligand: Identification of an unprecedented doubly hydrogen-bonded water dimer

    Apurba Biswas, Rajat Saha, Ashutosh Ghosh, CrystEngComm 2011, 13, 5342–5347 (Impact Factor: 4.034)

4. Synthesis, crystal structures and magnetic properties of a phenoxo-bridged dinuclear CuII complex and a dicyanamide bridged novel molecular rectangle based on it

    Apurba Biswas, Michael G. B. Drew, Joan Ribas, Carmen Diaz, Ashutosh Ghosh, Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2011, 2405–2412 (Impact Factor: 2.686)

5. Effect of anionic co-ligands on structure and magnetic coupling of bis(µ-phenoxo)-briged dinuclear copper(II) complexes

    Apurba Biswas, Michael G.B. Drew, You Song, Ashutosh Ghosh. Inorg. Chim. Acta 2011, 376, 422–427 (Impact Factor: 2.002)

6. Synthesis, crystal structures and magnetic properties of two bis(µ-phenoxido)dicopper(II) complexes derived from reduced Schiff base ligands

    Apurba Biswas, Michael G.B. Drew, Joan Ribas, Carmen Diaz, Ashutosh Ghosh, Inorg. Chim. Acta 2011, 379, 28–33 (Impact Factor: 2.002)

7. Effect of a methyl group on the spontaneous resolution of a square-pyramidal coordination compound: crystal packing and conglomerate formation

     Apurba Biswas, Carolina Estarellas, Antonio Frontera, Pablo Ballester, Michael G. B. Drew, Patrick Gamez, Ashutosh Ghosh, CrystEngComm 2012, 14, 5854–5861 (Impact Factor: 4.034)

 8Synthesis, crystal structures, magnetic properties and catecholase activity of double phenoxido-bridged penta-coordinated dinuclear nickel(II) complexes derived from reduced Schiff-base ligands: Mechanistic inference of                     catecholase activity

     Apurba Biswas, Lakshmi Kanta Das, Michael G. B.Drew, GuillemAromí, Patrick Gamez, Ashutosh Ghosh, Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51, 7993−8001 (Impact Factor: 4.820)

9. Cis–trans isomerism in diphenoxido bridged dicopper complexes: role of crystallized water to stabilize the cis isomer, variation in magnetic properties and conversion of both into a trinuclear species

     Apurba Biswas, Michael G. B. Drew, Carmen Diaz, Antonio Bauzá, Antonio Frontera, Ashutosh Ghosh, Dalton Trans. 2012, 41, 12200-12212 (Impact Factor: 4.197)

10. Insertion of a hydroxido bridge into a diphenoxido dinuclear copper(II) complex: Drastic change of magnetic property from strong antiferromagnetic to ferromagnetic and enhancement in catecholase activity

      Apurba Biswas, Lakshmi Kanta Das, Michael G. B. Drew, Carmen Diaz, Ashutosh Ghosh, Inorg. Chem. 2012, 51, 10111–10121 (Impact Factor: 4.820)

 11. Solvomorphism and catecholase activities of bis(µ-phenoxido)dicopper(II) complexes

       Apurba Biswas, Lakshmi Kanta Das,Ashutosh Ghosh, Polyhedron 2013, 61, 253-261 (Impact Factor: 2.108) (Corresponding Author)

 12. Polymorphism in hetero-metallic tri-nuclear CuII2CdII complexes of salicylaldimine ligands: Structural analysis and theoretical study

       Lakshmi Kanta Das, Apurba Biswas, Antonio Frontera ,Ashutosh Ghosh, Polyhedron 2013, 52, 1416-1424 (Impact Factor: 2.108)

13. Di-, tri- and tetranuclear nickel(II) complexes with oximato oxygen linkers: Magnetism and catecholase-like activity of two tetranuclear complexes possessing rhombic topology

      Lakshmi Kanta Das, Apurba Biswas, Jared Kinyon, Naresh Dalal, Haidong Zhou, Ashutosh Ghosh, Inorg. Chem. 2013, 52, 11744−11757 (Impact Factor: 4.820)

 14. Isolation of two different Ni2Zn complexes with an unprecedented cocrystal formed by one of them and a “Coordination Positional Isomer” of the other

       Lakshmi Kanta Das, Apurba Biswas, Carlos J. Gomez-Garc─▒´a, Michael G. B. Drew, Ashutosh Ghosh, Inorg. Chem. 2014, 53, 434-445 (Impact Factor: 4.820)

 15. A Novel 3D Microporous Magnesium-Based Metal-Organic Framework with Open Metal Sites

       Apurba Biswas, Min-Bum Kim, Seo-Yul Kim, Tae-Ung Yoon, Seung-IkKim, Youn-Sang Bae, RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 81485–81490 (Impact Factor: 3.289)

 16. Formation of a dinuclear and a trinuclear Ni(II) complex on slight variation of experimental conditions: structural analysis and magnetic properties

       Apurba Biswas, Michael G. B. Drew, Carlos J. Gómez-García, Ashutosh Ghosh, Polyhedron, 2017, 121, 80–87 (Impact Factor: 2.108) (Corresponding Author)

SEMINAR & SYMPOSIA
  • Participated and presented a poster at the International Symposium on “Facets of Weak Interactions in Chemistry (Celebrating the International Year of Chemistry and 150th Birth Anniversary of Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray)” during January 13-15, 2011 organized by the Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India.
  • Participated at the National Seminar on Inorganic Chemistry-2011 and the Celebration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Acharya P. C. Ray on July 8-9, 2011.
  • Participated as a guest speaker in the UGC Sponsored Seminar “Some Modern Aspects in Chemical Research- Grooming of UG and PG Students” held on the 7th and the 8th February 2012 at Bidhannagar College, Salt Lake, Sector-I, Kolkata- 700064.
  • Participated at the NationalSymposium on “Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray Memorial Symposium on Chemistry and Industry (2012)” (In commemoration of the 151st Birth Anniversary of Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray) organized by the Indian Chemical Society at the auditorium of Meghnad Saha Bhavan, 92, A.P.C. Road, Kolkata-700009.
  • Participated at the International Symposium on “Molecular Organization and a Chemical Perspective” during February 6-8, 2013 organized by the Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India.
  • Attended the 2015 IUPAC 48th General Assembly and 45th World Chemistry Congress (IUPAC-2015) hosted by the Korean Chemical Society in Busan, Korea on August 9-14, 2015.
  • Attended the 2nd International Symposium on Nano Carbons hosted by Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China from June 23 to 27, 2017.
REFRESHERS & ORIENTATION COURSES

An interaction program for the research scholars, conducted by UGC-Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta during 25th March to 14th April 2014.

ACHIEVEMENTS
  • Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET)’ 2008 in Chemical Science, conducted jointly by University Grant Commission and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India.
  • Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)’ 2008 in Chemistry, conducted by Indian Institute of Technology, India.
  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF), CSIR-NET, New Delhi, India
  • Senior Research Fellowship (SRF), CSIR-NET, New Delhi, India
  • DST-SERB Project, University of Calcutta, India.
  • BK-21 fellowship, Yonsei University, South korea (Postdoctoral Fellow).
  • The National Thousand Talents Program of China (Postdoctoral Fellow).
STUDY MATERIALS DESCRIPTION
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