Dr. Soumen Basu

Associate Professor

Specialization

Synthesis & Applications of Nanomaterials

Email

soumen.basu@thapar.edu

Specialization

Synthesis & Applications of Nanomaterials

Email

soumen.basu@thapar.edu

Research Interests/Specialization:

Inorganic & Materials Chemistry, Advanced Functional Nanomaterials, Catalysis, Sustainable Development, Nano-biosensing.

Research Lab Poster

Education and Training:

  • 2008: Ph.D. in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Dept. of Chemistry, IIT- Kharagpur, India.
  • 2003: M.Sc. in Inorganic Chemistry, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India.
  • 2001: B.Sc. in Chemistry (Hons.), Midnapur College, West Bengal, India.

Professional Affiliations:

  • Associate Professor (July 2017 – Present) :-
    School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala
  • Assistant Professor (July 2014 – July 2017)
    School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala
  • Assistant Professor (July 2011 – July 2014)
    Department of Nanotechnology, Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow (July 2009 – July 2011)
    Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN), University of Queensland, Australia
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow (July 2008 – July 2009)
    Department of Chemistry, University of Alabama, USA
  • Visiting Research Fellow (January 2008 – July 2008)
    Department of Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea

Teaching Activities:

  • M.Sc. (Chemistry) and M.Sc. (Biochemistry) SCBC, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology:
    PCY 202: Co-ordination chemistry

  • PCY 207: Physical chemistry lab
    PCY 106: Inorganic chemistry lab
    PCY 102: Inorganic chemistry
    PBC 303: Nanobiomaterials •
  • B.E./B.Tech., Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology:
    UCB 008: Applied Chemistry; Lecture, Tutorials & Practicals

List of Projects:

  • 1.Synthesis of GQDs and CQDs from different precursors for fluorometric detection of biomolecules/metal ions: A detail comparison study. (2020-2023)-TIET-VT CEEMS- Rs. 11.95 Lacs
  • 2. A fluorometric bimodal nanosensor based on carbon dot-MnO2 nanocomposites for detection and intracellular imaging of glutathione. (2018-2021)- CSIR- Rs. 9.083 Lacs
  • 3. Synthesis of Clay Supported TiO2 Nanoparticles for Photocatalytic Oxidation of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs). (2014-2017)- DST FAST TRACK- Rs. 24.98 Lacs
  • 4. Removal of Metal Ions from Waste Waters Using Hierarchically Porous Metal Oxide Monoliths with Tunable Mesopore Size. (2015-2018)- DAE,BRNS-Rs. 24.615 Lacs
  • 5. Synthesis and catalytic application of noble metal monoliths. (2015-2017)- TIET- Start up Grant- Rs. 5.00 Lacs

Memberships:

  • 1. Life member- Materials Research Society, India (MRSI) (Membership No: LMB2620)
  • 2. Life member- Chemical Research Society, India (CRSI) (Membership No: LM1845)
  • 3. Life member- Indian Society for Radiation & Photochemical Sciences (ISRPS) (Membership No: L508)
  • 4. Life member- Indian Chemical Society (ICS) (Membership No: F/8079)
  • 5. Life member- Indian Society for Surface Science and Technology (ISSST) (Membership No: LMB73)
  • 6. Life member- The Indian Science Congress Association

List of Publications (SCI Journals):

 

  • 138. Aggarwal, Maansi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Nadagouda, Mallikarjuna N.;  Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Conversion of CO2 into valuable products using emerging grapheme-based nanomaterials: A step towards sustainability. Chemical Engineering Journal (2021), Just Accepted. (IF=13.273)
  • 137. Aggarwal, Maansi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Nadagouda, Mallikarjuna N.;  Kwon, Eilhann E.; Park, Young-Kwon; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Photocatalytic Carbon Dioxide Reduction: Exploring the Role of Ultrathin 2D Graphitic Carbon Nitride (g-C3N4). Chemical Engineering Journal (2021), Just Accepted. (IF=13.273)
  • 136. Siddique, Zaid B.; Basu, Soumen; Basak, Prasenjit. Development of Graphene Oxide Dispersed Natural Ester Based Insulating Oil for Transformers. IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation (2021), Just Accepted. (IF=2.931)
  •  135. Monga, Divya; Basu, Soumen. Tuning the Photocatalytic/Electrocatalytic Properties of MoS2/MoSe2 Heterostructures by Varying the Weight Ratios for Enhanced Wastewater Treatment and Hydrogen Production. RSC Advances (2021), 11, 22585-22597. (IF=3.361) https://doi.org/10.1039/d1ra01760h
  • 134. Siddique, Zaid B.; Basu, Soumen; Basak, Prasenjit. Dielectric Behavior of Natural Ester Based Mineral Oil Blend Dispersed with TiO2 And ZnO Nanoparticles as Insulating Fluid for Transformers. Journal of Molecular Liquids (2021), 116825. (IF=6.165) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2021.116825
  • 133. Monga, Divya; Basu, Soumen. Single-Crystalline 2D BiOCl Nanoneedles Decorated with 2D MoS2 Nanosheets for Visible Light-driven Photocatalytic Detoxification of Organic and Inorganic Pollutants. Flat Chem (2021), 28, 100267. (IF=5.227)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.flatc.2021.100267
  • 132. Nagar, Aashna; Basu, Soumen. Ternary g-C3N4/Ag/BiVO4 nanocomposite: Fabrication and implementation to remove organic pollutants. Environmental Technology and Innovation (2021), 23, 101646. (IF=5.263) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2021.101646
  • 131. Sohal, Neeraj; Maity, Banibrata; Basu, Soumen. Morphology-dependent Performance of MnO2 Nanostructure-Carbon dots Based Biosensor for the Detection of Glutathione. ACS Applied Bio Materials (2021), 2(6), 5158-5168. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsabm.1c00353
  •  130. Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen. Visible-light-driven efficient photocatalytic abatement of recalcitrant pollutants by centimeter-length MoO3/SiO2 monoliths with long service life. Applied Materials Today (2021), 23, 101033. (IF=10.041) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmt.2021.101033
  • 129. Kukkar, Preeti; Kukkar, Deepak; Singh, Pritpal; Basu, Soumen; Kim, Ki-Hyun. Colorimetric biosensing of organophosphate pesticides using enzymatic nanoreactor built on zeolitic imdiazolate-8. Microchemical Journal (2021), 166, 106242. (IF=4.821) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.microc.2021.106242
  • 128. Kundu, Aayushi; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Basu, Soumen;  Raghava Reddy, Kakarla; Nadagouda, Mallikarjuna N.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Identification and removal of micro- and nano-plastics: Efficient and cost-effective methods. Chemical Engineering Journal (2021), 421, 1299816. (IF=13.273) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2021.129816
  • 127. Shetti, Nagraj P.; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen;  Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Versatile Fullerenes as Sensor Materials. Materials Today Chemistry (2021), 20, 100454. (IF=8.301)  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mtchem.2021.100454
  • 126. Kundu, Aayushi; Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen. Modulated BiOCl Nanoplates with Porous g-C3N4 Nanosheets for photocatalytic degradation of Color/Colorless Pollutants in Natural Sunlight. Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids (2021), 154, 110064. (IF=3.995) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpcs.2021.110064
  • 125. Kaur, Navneet; Verma, Anoop; Thakur, Ina; Basu, Soumen. In-situ dual effect of Ag-Fe-TiO2 composite for the photocatalytic degradation of Ciprofloxacin in aqueous solution. Chemosphere (2021), 276, 130180. (IF=7.086) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.130180
  • 124. Sohal, Neeraj; Maity, Banibrata; Shetti, Nagaraj; Basu, Soumen. Biosensors Based on MnO2 Nanostructures: A Review. ACS Applied Nanomaterials (2021), 4 (3), 2285-2302. (IF=5.097)  https://doi.org/10.1021/acsanm.0c03380
  • 123. Shetti, Nagaraj; Mishra, Amit; Bukkitgar, Shikandar; Basu, Soumen; Narang, Jagriti; Raghava Reddy, Kakarla; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Conventional and Nanotechnology-Based Sensing Methods for SARS Coronavirus (2019-nCoV). ACS Applied Bio Materials (2021), 4, 1178-1190. https://doi.org/10.1021/acsabm.0c01545
  • 122. Rathi, Aanchal; Basu, Soumen; Barman, Sanghamitra. Structural Framework Effect of Various CeO2-loaded Zeolites on the Adsorptive Removal of Fipronil. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2021), 9, 105167. (IF=5.909) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2021.105167
  • 121. Monga, Divya; Sharma, Surbhi; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Basu, Soumen; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Advances in transition metal dichalcogenide-based two-dimensional nanomaterials. Materials Today Chemistry (2021), 19, 100399. (IF=8.301)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mtchem.2020.100399
  • 120. Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen. Fabrication of centimeter-sized Sb2S3/SiO2 monolithic mimosa pudica nanoflowers for remediation of hazardous pollutants from industrial wastewater. Journal of Cleaner Production (2021), 280, 124525. (IF=9.297) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124525
  • 119. Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Nadagouda, Mallikarjuna N.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Microplastics in the Environment: Occurrence, Perils, and Eradication. Chemical Engineering Journal (2021), 408, 127317. (IF=13.273) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.127317
  • 118. Talwar, Steffi;  Shandil, Alisha;  Verma, Anoop Kumar; Basu, Soumen; Garhwal, Sunita. Fe–TiO2 composite beads driven hybrid process of photocatalysis and photo-Fenton for the degradation of isoproturon. Comptes Rendus Chimie (2020), 23, 533-549. (IF=3.117) https://doi.org/10.5802/crchim.52
  • 117. Singla, Shelly; Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava. Graphene/graphitic carbon nitride-based ternary nanohybrids: Synthesis methods, properties, and applications for photocatalytic hydrogen production. FlatChem (2020), 24, 100200. (IF=5.227) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.flatc.2020.100200
  • 116. Kainth, Shagun; Maity, Banibrata; Basu, Soumen. Label-Free Detection of Creatinine by Nitrogen Passivated Fluorescent Carbon-dots. RSC Advances (2020), 10, 36253-36264. (IF=3.361) http://doi.org/10.1039/D0RA06512A
  • 115. Sharma, Surbhi; Kundu, Aayushi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Indians vs. COVID-19: The scenario of mental health. Sensors International (2020), 1, 100038. (IF=Yet to come) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sintl.2020.100038
  • 114. Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Kamali, Mohammadreza; Walvekar, Pavan; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Sustainable Waste-to-Energy Nexus: A Paradigm for Environmental Management. Environmental Pollution (2020), 267, 115501 (IF=8.071)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2020.115501
  • 113. Monga, Divya; Ilager, Davalasab; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Basu, Soumen; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. 2D/2D Heterojunction of MoS2/g-C3N4 Nanoflowers for Enhanced Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic and Electrochemical Degradation of Organic Pollutants. Journal of Environmental Management (2020), 274, 111208 (IF=6.789) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.111208
  • 112. Singh, Jasminder; Bhunia, Haripada; Basu, Soumen. Development of sulfur-doped carbon monolith derived from phenol-formaldehyde resin for fixed bed CO2 adsorption. Environmental Technology & Innovation (2020), 20, 101104. (IF=5.263)  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2020.101104
  • 111. Rahman, Dewan S.; Pal, Sudip Kumar; Singha, Shibshankar; Kundu, Susmita; Basu, Soumen; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar. Spectral characteristics upon harvesting plasmonic hot electrons at the Ag/ZnO hetero microstructures. Materials Advances (2020), 1, 2897-2907 (IF=Yet to come) https://doi.org/10.1039/D0MA00362J
  • 110. Kundu, Aayushi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Malik, Ashok K.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. The COVID-19 Paradox: Impact on India and Developed Nations of the World. Sensors International (2020), 1, 100026. (IF=Yet to come) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sintl.2020.100026
  • 109. Shetti, Nagraj P.; Ilager, Davalasab; Malode, Shwete J.; Monga, Divya; Basu, Soumen; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava. Poly(eriochrome black T) modified electrode for electrosensing of methdilazine. Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing (2020), 120, 105261. (IF=3.927) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mssp.2020.105261
  • 108. Sharma, Surbhi; Kundu, Aayushi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Sustainable Environmental Management and Related Biofuel Technologies. Journal of Environmental Management (2020), 273, 111096. (IF=6.789) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.111096
  • 107. Shetti, Nagraj P.; Srivastav, Rajesh K.; Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen;  Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Invasion of novel corona virus (COVID-19) in Indian territory. Sensors International (2020), 1, 100012. (IF=Yet to come) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sintl.2020.100013
  • 106. Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Current treatment protocol for COVID-19 in India. Sensors International (2020), 1, 100013. (IF= Yet to come) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.sintl.2020.100012
  • 105. Singh, Jasminder; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of Mesoporous Magnetic Fe2O3/g-C3N4 Monoliths for Rhodamine B Removal. Microporous & Mesoporous Materials (2020), 303, 110299. (IF=5.455) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micromeso.2020.110299
  • 104. Sohal, Neeraj; Maity, Banibrata; Basu, Soumen. Carbon Dot-MnO2 Nanosphere Composite Sensors for Selective Detection of Glutathione. ACS Applied Nanomaterials (2020), 3, 5955-5964. (IF=5.097) https://doi.org/10.1021/acsanm.0c01088
  • 103. Shetti, Nagraj P.; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen;  Mascarenhas, Ronald J. ; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Skin patchable electrodes for biosensor applications: A review. ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering (2020), 6, 1823-1835. (IF=4.749) https://doi.org/10.1021/acsbiomaterials.9b01659
  • 102. Singh, Jagpreet; Kaur, Sukhmeen; Lee, Jechan; Mehta, Akansha; Kumar, Sanjeev; Kim, Ki-Hyun; Basu, Soumen; Rawat, Mohit. Highly Fluorescent Carbon Dots Derived from Mangifera indica Leaves for Selective Detection of Metal Ions. Science of the Total Environment (2020), 720, 137604-137611. (IF=7.963) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137604
  • 101. Malik, Nisha; Bulasara, Vijaya Kumar; Basu, Soumen. Preparation of novel porous ceramic microfiltration membranes from fly ash, kaolin and dolomite mixtures. Ceramics International (2020), 46, 6889-6898. (IF=4.527) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2019.11.184
  • 100. Dashairya, Love; Mehta, Akansha; Saha, Partha; Basu, Soumen. Visible-light-induced enhanced photocatalytic degradation of Rhodamine-B dye using BixSb2-xS3 solid-solution photocatalysts. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2020), 561, 71-82. (IF=8.128) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2019.11.118
  • 99. Sharma, Surbhi; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Basu, Soumen;  Aminabhavi, T. M. Paramount Importance of Waste-Energy Nexus for Circular Economy and Environmental Protection: Recent Trends in Hydrogen Energy. Science of the Total Environment (2020), 713, 136633. (IF=7.963) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.136633
  • 98. Kainth, Shagun; Maity, Banibrata; Basu, Soumen. Deciphering the interaction of solvents with dual emissive Carbon Dots: A photoluminescence study and its response for different metal ions. Materials Science & Engineering C (2020), 108, 110443. (IF=7.328) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msec.2019.110443
  • 97. Sharma, Surbhi; Basu, Soumen. Highly Reusable Visible Light Active Hierarchical Porous WO3/SiO2 Monolith in Centimeter Length Scale for Enhanced Photocatalytic Degradation of Toxic Pollutants. Separation and Purification Technology (2020), 231, 115916-115926. (IF=7.312) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.seppur.2019.115916
  • 96. Aanchal; Barman, Sanghamitra; Basu, Soumen. Complete Removal of Endocrine Disrupting Compound and Toxic Dye by Visible Light Active Porous g-C3N4/H-ZSM-5 Nanocomposite. Chemosphere (2020), 241, 124981. (IF=7.086) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.124981
  • 95. Mishra, Amit; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Basu, Soumen;  Reddy, Kakarla Raghava; Aminabhavi, T. M. Carbon Cloth-based Hybrid Materials as Flexible Electrochemical Supercapacitors. ChemElectroChem (2019), 6, 1-17. (IF=4.590) https://doi.org/10.1002/celc.201901122
  • 94. Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava; Saleh, T. A; Aminabhavi, T. M. Band Gap Tuning and Surface Modification of Carbon Dots for Sustainable Environmental Remediation and Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production – A Review. Journal of Environmental Management (2019), 250, 109-486. (IF=6.789) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.109486
  • 93. Singh, Jasminder; Arora, Ankita; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of coral like WO3/g-C3N4 nanocomposites for the removal of hazardous dyes under visible light. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2019), 808, 151734. (IF=5.316) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2019.151734
  • 92. Singh, Jasminder; Bhunia, Haripada; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of Nitrogen and Oxygen Enriched Carbon Adsorbents for Proficient CO2 Capture: Physicochemical Studies. Journal of Environmental Management (2019), 250, 109486. (IF=6.789) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.109457
  • 91. Singh, Jasminder; Basu, Soumen; Bhunia, Haripada. CO2 capture by modified porous carbon adsorbents: Effect of various activating agents. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers (2019), 102, 438-447. (IF=5.876) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtice.2019.06.011
  • 90. Singh, Jasminder; Bhunia, Haripada; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of sulphur enriched carbon monoliths for dynamic CO2 capture. Chemical Engineering Journal (2019), 374, 1-9. (IF=13.273) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2019.05.147
  • 89. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava; Aminabhavi, T. M. Graphitic carbon nitride (g-C3N4)-based metal-free photocatalysts for water splitting: A review. Carbon (2019), 149, 693-721. (IF=9.594) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2019.04.104
  • 88. Dakshayini, B. S.; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava; Mishra, Amit; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Malode, Shweta J.; Basu, Soumen; Naveen, S.; Raghu, Anjanapura V. Role of Conducting Polymer and Metal Oxide-Based Hybrids for Applications in Ampereometric Sensors and Biosensors. Microchemical Journal (2019), 147, 4-24. (IF=4.821) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.microc.2019.02.061
  • 87. Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen; Shetti, Nagraj P.; Reddy, Kakarla Raghava. Metal Oxide Nanohybrids-Based Low-Temperature Sensors for NO2 Detection: A Short Review. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2019), 30, 8160-8170. (IF=2.478) https://doi.org/10.1007/s10854-019-01232-0
  • 86. Dongre, Rajendra S.; Sadasivuni, Kishor Kumar; Deshmukh, Kalim; Mehta, Akansha; Basu, Soumen; Meshram, Jostna S.; Al-Maadeed, Mariam Al Ali; Karim, Alamgir. Natural Polymer Based Composite Membranes for Water Purification: A Review. Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials (2019), 58(12), 1295-1310. (IF=2.371) https://doi.org/10.1080/25740881.2018.1563116
  • 85. Monga, Divya; Basu, Soumen. Enhanced Photocatalytic Degradation of Industrial Dye by g-C3N4/TiO2 Nanocomposite: Role of Shape of TiO2. Advanced Powder Technology (2019), 30, 1089-1098. (IF=4.833) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apt.2019.03.004
  • 84. Aanchal; Basu, Soumen; Barman, Sanghamitra. Adsorptive Removal of Fipronil from its Aqueous Solution by Modified Zeolite HZSM-5: Equilibrium, Kinetic and Thermodynamic Study. Journal of Molecular Liquids (2019), 283, 867-878. (IF=6.165) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.molliq.2019.02.140
  • 83. Singh, Jasminder; Sharma, Surbhi; Aanchal; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of Fe2O3/TiO2 Monoliths for the Enhanced Degradation of Industrial Dye and Pesticide via Photo-Fenton Catalysis. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry (2019), 376, 32-42. (IF=4.291) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2019.03.004
  • 82. Singh, Jasminder; Basu, Soumen; Bhunia, Haripada. Dynamic CO2 adsorption on activated carbon adsorbents synthesized from polyacrylonitrile (PAN): kinetic and isotherm studies. Microporous & Mesoporous Materials (2019), 280, 357- 366. (IF=5.455) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.micromeso.2019.02.031
  • 81. Singh, Jasminder; Kumari, Pooja, Basu, Soumen. Degradation of Toxic Industrial dyes using SnO2/g-C3N4 Nanocomposites: Role of Mass Ratio on Photocatalytic Activity. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry (2019), 371, 136-143. (IF=4.291) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2018.11.014
  • 80. Sharma, Manisha; Singh, Jasminder; Basu, Soumen. Efficient Metal Ion Adsorption and Photodegradation of Rhodamine-B by Hierarchical Porous Fe-Ni@SiO2 Monolith. Microchemical Journal (2019), 145, 708-717. (IF=4.821) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.microc.2018.11.042
  • 79. Kaur, Navneet; Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Savita, Chaudhary; Rawat, Mohit; Basu, Soumen. Amphiphilic Carbon Dots Derived By Cationic Surfactant for Selective and Sensitive Detection of Metal Ions. Materials Science and Engineering: C (2019), 95, 72-77. (IF=7.328) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msec.2018.10.058
  • 78. Dashairya, Love; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen; Saha, Partha. SnS2/RGO based nanocomposite for efficient photocatalytic degradation of toxic industrial dyes under visible-light irradiation. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2019), 774, 625-636. (IF=5.316) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.10.008
  • 77. Sharma, Manisha; Singh, Jasminder; Hazra, Satyajit; Basu, Soumen. Adsorption of Heavy Metal Ions by Mesoporous ZnO and TiO2@ZnO Monoliths: Adsorption and Kinetic Studies. Microchemical Journal (2019), 145, 105-112. (IF=4.821) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.microc.2018.10.026
  • 76. Singh, Jagpreet; Kaur, Sukhmeen; Kaur, Gaganpreet; Basu, Soumen; Rawat, Mohit. Biogenic ZnO nanoparticles: a study of blueshift of optical band gap and photocatalytic degradation of reactive yellow 186 dye under direct sunlight. Green Processing and Synthesis (2019), 8, 272-280. (IF=2.830) https://doi.org/10.1515/gps-2018-0084
  • 75. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Basu, Soumen; Malode, Shweta J.; Shetti, Nagaraj P.; Shukla, Shyam S.; Nadagouda, Mallikarjuna N.; Aminabhavi, Tejraj M. Electrode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries. Materials Science for Energy Technologies (2018), 182-187. (IF=Yet to come) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mset.2018.08.001
  • 74. Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen. Fluorescent Carbon Dots decorated MnO2 Nanorods for Complete Photomineralization of Phenol from Water. Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology (2018), 4, 2012-2020. (IF=4.251) https://doi.org/10.1039/C8EW00235E
  • 73. Kainth, Shagun; Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen. Implementation of Logic Gate by Chemically Induced Nitrogen and Oxygen Rich C-dots for Selective Detection of Fluoride Ions. New Journal of Chemistry (2018), 42, 12162 - 12171. (IF=3.591) https://doi.org/10.1039/C8NJ02041H
  • 72. Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Kainth, Shagun; Basu, Soumen. Carbon Quantum Dots /TiO2 Nanocomposite For Sensing of Toxic Metals and Photodetoxification of Dyes with Kill Waste by Waste Concept. Materials and Design (2018), 155, 485-493. (IF=7.991) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2018.06.015
  • 71. Singh, Jasminder; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen. Heavy Metal Ions Adsorption and Photodegradation of Remazol Black XP by Iron Oxide/Silica Monoliths: Kinetic and Equilibrium Modelling. Advanced Powder Technology (2018), 29, 2268-2279. (IF=4.833) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apt.2018.06.011
  • 70. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Basu, Soumen. Clay supported TiO2 nanoparticles for photocatalytic degradation of environmental pollutants: A Review. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2018), 6, 6088-6107. (IF=5.909) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.09.029
  • 69. Kukkar, Preeti; Kukkar, Deepak; Sammi, Heena; Singh, Karanveer; Rawat, Mohit; Singh, Pritpal; Basu, Soumen; Kim, Ki-Hyun. A facile means for the improvement of sensing properties of metal-organic frameworks through control on the key synthesis variables. Sensors and Actuators B (2018), 271, 157-163. (IF=7.460) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2018.05.118
  • 68. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Kainth, Shagun; Basu, Soumen. Effect of g-C3N4 Loading on TiO2/Bentonite Nanocomposites for Efficient Heterogeneous Photocatalytic Degradation of Industrial Dye under Visible Light. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2018), 764, 406-415. (IF=5.316) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2018.06.089
  • 67. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Kainth, Shagun; Basu, Soumen. A comparative study on the effect of different precursors for synthesis and efficient photocatalytic activity of g-C3N4/ TiO2/bentonite Nanocomposites. Journal of Materials Science (2018), 53, 13126-13142. (IF=4.220) https://doi.org/10.1007/s10853-018-2565-0
  • 66. Singh, Jasminder; Bhunia, Haripada; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of Porous Carbon Monolith Adsorbents for Carbon Dioxide Capture: Breakthrough Adsorption Study. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers (2018), 89, 140-150. (IF=5.876) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtice.2018.04.031
  • 65. Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen. Optical Detection of Thiol Drugs by Core–Shell Luminous Carbon Dots—Gold Nanoparticles System. Plasmonics (2018), 13, 2239-2248. (IF=2.404) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.talanta.2018.11.005
  • 64. Sharma, Manisha; Singh, Jasminder; Hazra, Satyajit; Basu, Soumen. Remediation of Heavy Metal Ions Using Hierarchically Porous Carbon Monolith Synthesized via Nanocasting Method. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2018), 6, 2829-2836. (IF=5.909) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.04.042
  • 63. Singh, Gurjinder; Singh, Jagpreet; Kumar, Sanjeev; Basu, Soumen; Rawat, Mohit. Fructose modified synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles and its application for removal of industrial pollutants from water. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2018), 29, 7364-7371. (IF=2.478) https://doi.org/10.1007/s10854-018-8726-8
  • 62. Kainth, Shagun; Basu, Soumen. Quantitative Detection of Thiopurines by Inter-Particle Distance Dependent Properties of Gold Nanoparticles. Plasmonics (2018), 13, 1785-1793. (IF=2.404). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11468-018-0692-8
  • 61. Garg, Dimple; Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen. A Sensitive Turn on Fluorescent Probe for Detection of Biothiols Using MnO2@Carbon Dots Nanocomposites. Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy (2018), 192, 411-419. (IF=4.098) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.saa.2017.11.041
  • 60. Singh, Jagpreet; Mehta, Akansha; Rawat, Mohit; Basu, Soumen. Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Sun Dried Tulsi Leaves and Its Catalytic Application for 4-Nitrophenol Reduction. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2018), 6(1), 1468-1474. (IF=5.909) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2018.01.054
  • 59. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Kainth, Shagun; Basu, Soumen. Effect of Different Plasmonic Metals on Photocatalytic Degradation of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) by bentonite/M-TiO2 Nanocomposites under UV/Visible Light. Applied Clay Science (2018), 153, 144-153. (IF=5.467) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2017.11.040
  • 58. Kumar, Mandeep; Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Singh, Jagpreet; Rawat, Mohit; Basu, Soumen. Biosynthesis of Tin Oxide Nanoparticles using Psidium Guajava Leave Extract for Photocatalytic Dye Degradation under Sunlight. Materials Letters (2018), 215, 121-124. (IF=3.423) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2017.12.074
  • 57. Singh, Jasminder; Bhunia, Haripada; Basu, Soumen. CO2 Adsorption on Oxygen Enriched Porous Carbon Monoliths: Kinetics, Isotherm and Thermodynamic Studies. Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry (2018), 60, 321-332. (IF=6.064) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jiec.2017.11.018
  • 56. Dashairya, Love; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen; Saha, Partha. Enhanced dye degradation using hydrothermally synthesized nanostructured Sb2S3/rGO under visible light irradiation. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2018), 735, 234-245. (IF=5.316) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2017.11.063
  • 55. Sharma, Manisha; Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Choudhury, Diptiman; Basu, Soumen. Effect of Surfactants on the Structure and Adsorption Efficiency of Hydroxyapatite Nanorods. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2018), 18, 623-633. (IF=1.354) https://doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2018.13948
  • 54. Singh, Gurjinder; Panday, Sudhakar; Rawat, Mohit; Kukkar, Deepak; Kumar, Sanjeev; Basu, Soumen. Low Temperature Synthesis of Elongated Triangular Bipyramidal ZnO Nanostructures for Photocatalytic Activity. Journal of Nano Research (2018), 52, 1-14. (IF=2.929) https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/JNanoR.52.1
  • 53. Arora, Nidhi; Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Basu, Soumen. 4-Nitrophenol Reduction Catalysed by Au-Ag Bimetallic Nanoparticles Supported on LDH: Homogeneous Vs. Heterogeneous Catalysis. Applied Clay Science (2018), 151, 1-9. (IF=5.467) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2017.10.015
  • 52. Sharma, Manisha; Hazra, Satyajit; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of Heterogeneous Ag-Cu Bimetallic Monolith with Different Mass Ratios and Their Performances for Catalysis and Antibacterial Activity. Advanced Powder Technology (2017), 28, 3085-3094. (IF=4.833) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clay.2017.10.015
  • 51. Sharma, Jyoti; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen. Mesoporous MgO Nanostructures Using Cat-anionic Surfactants: Enhanced Adsorption and Antimicrobial activity. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2017), 5, 3429-3438. (IF=5.909)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2017.07.015
  • 50. Sharma, Manisha; Hazra, Satyajit; Basu, Soumen. Kinetic and Isotherm Studies on Adsorption of Toxic Pollutants Using Porous ZnO@SiO2 Monolith. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2017), 504, 669-679. (IF=8.128)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2017.06.020
  • 49. Singh, Rohit; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Bonamali. Ag+ and Cu2+ Doped CdS Nanorods with Tunable Band Structure and Superior Photocatalytic Activity under Sunlight. Materials Research Bulletin (2017), 94, 279-286. (IF=4.641)https://doi.org/10.1016/j.materresbull.2017.05.032
  • 48. Sharma, Manisha; Choudhury, Diptiman; Hazra, Satyajit; Basu, Soumen. Effective Removal of Metal Ions from Aqueous Solution by Mesoporous MnO2 and TiO2 Monoliths: Kinetic and Equilibrium Modelling. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2017), 720, 221-229. (IF=5.316) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2017.05.260
  • 47. Mehta, Akansha; D, Pooja; Thakur, Anupma; Basu, Soumen.  Enhanced photocatalytic water splitting by gold carbon dot core shell nanocatalyst under visible/sunlight. New Journal of Chemistry (2017), 41, 4573-4581. (IF=3.591) https://doi.org/10.1039/C7NJ00933J
  • 46. Mehta, Akansha; Basu, Soumen. Controlled photocatalytic hydrolysis of nitriles to amides by mesoporous MnO2 nanoparticles fabricated by mixed surfactant mediated approach. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry (2017), 343, 1–6. (IF=4.291) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2017.04.013
  • 45. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen. Enhanced heterogeneous photodegradation of VOC and dye using microwave synthesized TiO2/Clay nanocomposites: A comparison study of different type of clays. Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2017), 694, 574-580. (IF=5.316) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.10.036
  • 44. Sharma, Manisha; Jain, Pallavi; Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Choudhury, Diptiman; Hazra, Satyajit; Basu, Soumen. Variation of surface area of silica monoliths by controlling ionic character/chain length of surfactants and polymers. Materials Letters (2017), 194, 213–216. (IF=3.423) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2017.02.074
  • 43. Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen. Impact of Ag nanoparticles on photomineralization of chlorobenzene by TiO2/bentonite nanocomposite. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (2017), 5, 644–651. (IF=5.909) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jece.2016.12.042
  • 42. Sharma, Manisha; Mishra, Amit; Mehta, Akansha; Choudhury, Diptiman; Basu, Soumen. Enhanced catalytic and antibacterial activity of nanocasted mesoporous silver monoliths: kinetic and thermodynamic studies. Journal of Sol-Gel Sci. Technol (2017), 81(3), 704-710. (IF=2.326) https://doi.org/10.1007/s10971-016-4260-4
  • 41. Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen. Effect of Au Content on the Enhanced Photocatalytic Efficiency of Mesoporous Au/TiO2 Nanocomposites in UV and Sunlight. Gold Bulletin (2017), 50, 33-41. (IF=1.610)https://doi.org/10.1007/s13404-016-0191-7
  • 40. Singh, Gurjinder; Panday, Sudhakar; Rawat, Mohit; Kukkar, Deepak; Basu, Soumen. Facile Synthesis of CuO Semiconductor Nanorods for Time Dependent Study of Dye Degradation and Bioremediation Applications. Journal of Nano Research (2017), 46, 154-164. (IF=2.929) https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/JNanoR.46.154
  • 39. Singh, Gurjinder; Panday, Sudhakar; Rawat, Mohit; Basu, Soumen. Dye Degradation of Spherical and Rod Shaped CuO Semiconductor Nanoparticles. Emerging Materials Research (2017), 6, 40-46. (IF=1.096) https://doi.org/10.1680/jemmr.16.00139
  • 38. Mishra, Amit; Sharma, Manisha; Mehta, Akansha; Basu, Soumen. Microwave Treated Bentonite Clay Based TiO2 Composites: An Efficient Photocatalyst for Rapid Degradation of Methylene Blue. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2017), 17 (2), 1149-1155. (IF=1.354) https://doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2017.12674
  • 37. Kumar, Ashish; Sharma, Manu; Gautam, Rajeev K; Agarwal, Pooja; Basu, Soumen. Synthesis of Mesoporous Cerium Oxide (CeO2) Nanoparticles and Effect of Cerium Precursors on Transamidation of Acetamide with N-Octylamine Under Solvent-Free Conditions. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2017), 17, 4983–4988. (IF=1.354)https://doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2017.13744
  • 36. Mehta, Akansha; Mishra, Amit; Sharma, Manisha; Basu, Soumen. Effect of silica/titania ratio on enhanced photooxidation of industrial hazardous materials by microwave treated mesoporous SBA-15/TiO2 nanocomposites. Journal of Nanoparticle Research (2016), 18 (7), 1-9. (IF=2.253) https://doi.org/10.1007/s11051-016-3523-x
  • 35.Mehta, Akansha; Sharma, Manu; Kumar, Ashish; Basu, Soumen. Gold Nanoparticles Grafted Mesoporous Silica: A Highly Efficient and Recyclable Heterogeneous Catalyst for Reduction of 4-Nitrophenol. Nano (World Scientific) (2016), 11 (9), 1650104-1-9. (IF=1.556) https://doi.org/10.1142/S1793292016501046
  • 34. Sharma, Manisha; Mishra, Amit; Kumar, Vinod; Basu, Soumen. Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles with Exceptional Colloidal Stability and Its Catalytic Activity towards Nitrophenol Reduction. Nano (World Scientific) (2016), 11 (4), 1650046-1-10. (IF= 1.556) https://doi.org/10.1142/S1793292016500466
  • 33. Saha, Sandip; Pal, Anjali; Kundu, Subrata; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar Photochemical Green Synthesis of Calcium-Alginate-Stabilized Ag and Au Nanoparticles and Their Catalytic Application to 4-Nitrophenol Reduction. Langmuir (2010), 26(4), 2885-2893, ISSN: 07437463. (IF=3.882 https://doi.org/10.1021/la902950x
  • 32. Basu, Soumen; Jana, Subhra; Pande, Surojit; Pal, Tarasankar. Interaction of DNA Bases with Silver Nanoparticles: Assembly Quantified through SPRS & SERS. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2008), 321, 288-293, ISSN: 00219797. (IF=8.128) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2008.02.015
  • 31. Basu, Soumen; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Bolisetty, Sreenath; Pal, Tarasankar. Controlled Interparticle Spacing for Surface-Modified Gold Nanoparticle Aggregates. Langmuir (2008), 24 (10), 5562-5568, ISSN: 07437463. (IF=3.882) https://doi.org/10.1021/la8000784
  • 30. Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Basu, Soumen; Sinha, Arun; Datta, Ayan; Pal, Tarasankar. Nanoparticle Catalyzed Clock Reaction. Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2008), 112(10), 3619-3626. (IF=4.126) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp7106999
  • 29. Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar. Glutathione-Induced Aggregation of Gold Nanoparticles: Electromagnetic Interactions in a Closely Packed Assembly. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (2007), 7(6), 1904-1910. (IF=1.354) https://doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2007.739
  • 28. Jana, Subhra; Basu, Soumen; Pande, Surojit; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pal, Tarasankar.   Shape-Selective Synthesis, Magnetic Properties, and Catalytic Activity of Single Crystalline β-MnO2 Nanoparticles.    Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2007), 111(44), 16272-16277. (IF=4.126) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp074803l
  • 27. Basu, Soumen; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Kundu, Subrata; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Tarasankar. Biomolecule Induced Nanoparticle Aggregation: Effect of Particle Size on Interparticle Coupling. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2007), 313(2), 724-734.  (IF=8.128) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2007.04.069
  • 26. Pande, Surojit; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Anjali; Tsukuda, Tatsuya; Pal, Tarasankar.   Synthesis of Normal and Inverted Gold-Silver Core-Shell Architectures in β-Cyclodextrin and Their Applications in SERS.    Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2007), 111(29), 10806-10813.   (IF=4.126) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp0702393
  • 25. Nath, Sudip; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Photochemical evolution of palladium nanoparticles in Triton X-100 and its application as catalyst for degradation of acridine orange.    Current Science (2007), 92(6), 786-790. (IF=1.102) https://www.jstor.org/stable/24097808
  • 24. Jana, Subhra; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pande, Surojit; Chang, Chien-Hsiang; Pal, Tarasankar.   Light-Induced Hydrolysis of Nitriles by Photoproduced α -MnO2 Nanorods on Polystyrene Beads.    Organic Letters (2007), 9(11), 2191-2193. (IF=6.005) https://doi.org/10.1021/ol070750e
  • 23. Kundu, Subrata; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pal, Anjali; Pal, Tarasankar.   Anisotropic growth of gold clusters to gold nanocubes under UV irradiation.    Nanotechnology (2007), 18(7), 075712/1-075712/7. (IF=3.874) https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/18/7/075712
  • 22. Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pal, Tarasankar.   Effect of bromide and chloride ions for the dissolution of colloidal gold.    Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology, A: Chemistry (2007), 187(2-3), 196-201. (IF=4.291) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jphotochem.2006.10.019
  • 21. Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Anjali; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pal, Tarasankar.   Synthesis and Size-Selective Catalysis by Supported Gold Nanoparticles: Study on Heterogeneous and Homogeneous Catalytic Process.    Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2007), 111(12), 4596-4605.  (IF=4.126) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp067554u
  • 20. Panigrahi, Sudipa; Kundu, Subrata; Basu, Soumen; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Jana, Subhra; Pande, Surojit; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pal, Anjali; Pal, Tarasankar.   Nonaqueous Route for the Synthesis of Copper Organosol from Copper Stearate: An Effective Catalyst for the Synthesis of Octylphenyl Ether.    Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2007), 111(4), 1612-1619. (IF=4.126) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp0659711
  • 19. Basu, Soumen; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Anjali; Pal, Tarasankar.   Solvent effect on the electronic spectra of azine dyes under alkaline condition.    Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2007), 111(4), 578-583. (IF=2.781) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp065740u
  • 18. Panigrahi, Sudipa; Kundu, Subrata; Basu, Soumen; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Jana, Subhra; Pande, Surojit; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pal, Anjali; Pal, Tarasankar.   Cysteine functionalized copper organosol: synthesis, characterization and catalytic application.    Nanotechnology (2006), 17(21), 5461-5468. (IF=3.874)https://doi.org/10.1088/0957-4484/17/21/028
  • 17. Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Nath, Sudip; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Tarasankar.   Room temperature synthesis of coinage metal (Ag, Cu) chalcogenides.    Chemical Communications (2006),  (36), 3836-3838. (IF=6.222) https://doi.org/10.1039/B606681J
  • 16. Jana, Subhra; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Pande, Surojit; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Endo, Takeshi; Pal, Tarasankar.   Synthesis of silver nanoshell-coated cationic polystyrene beads: A solid phase catalyst for the reduction of 4-nitrophenol.    Applied Catalysis, A: General (2006), 313(1), 41-48. (IF=5.706)
  • https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcata.2006.07.007
  • 15. Basu, Soumen; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Tarasankar.   Dipole-dipole plasmon interactions in self-assembly of gold organosol induced by glutathione.    New Journal of Chemistry (2006), 30(9), 1333-1339. (IF=3.591) https://doi.org/10.1039/B607399A
  • 14. Jana, Subhra; Pande, Surojit; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Anjali; Pal, Tarasankar.   Exploitation of Electrostatic Field Force for Immobilization and Catalytic Reduction of o-Nitrobenzoic Acid to Anthranilic Acid on Resin-bound Silver Nanocomposites.   Langmuir (2006), 22(16), 7091-7095. (IF=3.882) https://doi.org/10.1021/la0606300
  • 13. Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Jana, Subhra; Pande, Surojit; Vo-Dinh, Tuan; Jiang, Hongjin; Pal, Tarasankar.   Self-Assembly of Silver Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Stabilization, Optical Properties, and Application in Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering.    Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2006), 110(27), 13436-13444. (IF=2.991) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp062119l
  • 12. Pande, Surojit; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Jana, Subhra; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Reduction of methylene blue by thiocyanate: Kinetic and thermodynamic aspects.    Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2006), 299(1), 421-427. (IF=8.128) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcis.2006.01.052
  • 11. Panigrahi, Sudipa; Kundu, Subrata; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Selective one-pot synthesis of copper nanorods under surfactantless condition.    Polyhedron (2006), 25(5), 1263-1269.  (IF=3.052) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.poly.2005.09.006
  • 10. Nath, Sudip; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Kundu, Subrata; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Hexadecylamine capped silver organosol: A substrate for surface enhanced Raman scattering.    Colloids and Surfaces, A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects (2006), 274(1-3), 145-149. (IF=4.539)  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2005.08.049
  • 9. Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Nath, Sudip; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Basu, Soumen; Pande, Surojit; Jana, Subhra; Pal, Tarasankar.   Layer-by-layer deposition of bimetallic nano shells on functionalized polystyrene beads. Inorganic Chemistry (2006), 45(4), 1439-1441. (IF=5.165) https://doi.org/10.1021/ic051915n
  • 8. Kundu, Subrata; Pal, Anjali; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Shape-controlled synthesis of gold nanoparticles from gold (III)-chelates of β-diketones.    Journal of Nanoparticle Research (2005), 7(6), 641-650. (IF=2.253) https://doi.org/10.1007/s11051-005-3475-z
  • 7. Nath, Sudip; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Silver organosol: synthesis, characterization and localized surface plasmon resonance study.    New Journal of Chemistry (2005), 29(12), 1527-1534.  (IF=3.591) https://doi.org/10.1039/B508730A
  • 6. Kundu, Subrata; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Ion-associate of arsenic (V)-salicylic acid chelate with methylene blue in toluene: Application for arsenic quantification.    Indian Journal of Chemistry, Section A: Inorganic, Bio-inorganic, Physical, Theoretical & Analytical Chemistry (2005), 44A (10), 2030-2033. (IF=0.491)http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/20214
  • 5. Nath, Sudip; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Kundu, Subrata; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   A convenient approach to synthesize silver nanoshell covered functionalized polystyrene beads: A substrate for surface enhanced Raman scattering.    Materials Letters (2005), 59(29-30), 3986-3989. (IF=3.423) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matlet.2005.07.048
  • 4. Nath, Sudip; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Kundu, Subrata; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Synthesis and Characterization of N,N-Dimethyldodecylamine-Capped Aucore-Pdshell Nanoparticles in Toluene.    Langmuir (2005), 21(23), 10405-10408. (IF=3.882) https://doi.org/10.1021/la051710r
  • 3. Kundu, Subrata; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Pal, Anjali; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Dye-micelle aggregate formation for effective photobleaching.    Dyes and Pigments (2005), 69(3), 177-184. (IF=4.889) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dyepig.2005.03.010
  • 2. Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Nath, Sudip; Kundu, Subrata; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar.   Size-Selective Synthesis and Stabilization of Gold Organosol in CnTAC: Enhanced Molecular Fluorescence from Gold-Bound Fluorophores.    Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2005), 109(27), 13166-13174. (IF=2.991) https://doi.org/10.1021/jp051132n
  • 1. Basu, Soumen; Ghosh, Sujit Kumar; Kundu, Subrata; Nath, Sudip; Panigrahi, Sudipa; Praharaj, Snigdhamayee; Pal, Tarasankar.   Studies on the ion-association of Methylene Blue and salicylic acid in neat and mixed binary solvents.    Chemical Physics Letters (2005), 407(4-6), 493-497. (IF=2.328) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cplett.2005.03.108

 

List of Publications (Book/Book Chapters):

  • Amit Mishra, Nagaraj P. Shetti, Soumen Basu,  Kakarla Raghava Redy, T.M. Aminabhavi. Recent developments in ionic liquid-based electrolytes for energy storage supercapacitors and rechargeable batteries. A Special Book on ‘Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science (Ionic Liquids as Green Solvents)’. Published by Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0-12-817386-2.
  • Amit Mishra, Soumen Basu, Nagaraj P. Shetti, Kakarla Raghava Redy, T.M. Aminabhavi. Photocatalysis of Graphene and Carbon Nitride-Based Functional Carbon Quantum Dots. A Special Book on ‘Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification (A volume in Micro and Nano Technologies)’. Published by Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0-12-813926-4.
  • Ch. Venkata Reddy, Kakarla Raghava Reddy, Nagaraj P. Shetti, Amit Mishra, Soumen Basu. Recent Progress in TiO2- and ZnO-Based Nanostructured Hybrid Photocatalysts for Water Purification and Hydrogen Generation. A Special Book on ‘Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification (A volume in Micro and Nano Technologies)’. Published by Elsevier. ISBN: 978-0-12-813926-4.
  • Basu, Soumen. Interparticle Interactions of Metal Nanoparticles. Published by Lambert Academic Publishing Company. ISBN: 978-3-8465-3601-8.
  • Basu, Soumen. Solvent Effect on Ion-associate/Benzenoid species of Azine Dyes. Published by Lambert Academic Publishing Company. ISBN: 978-3-659-32226-6.
  • Sinha, Arun Kumar; Basu, Soumen (Editor). Fabrication of Metal and Metal oxides Nanomaterial. Published by Lambert Academic Publishing Company. ISBN: 978-3-659-00133-8.
  • Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar. Solution Phase Synthesis of Mono-and Bi-metallic Nanoparticles. A Special Review Book on ‘Advanced Wet-Chemical Synthetic Approaches to Inorganic Nanostructures.’ Published by Research Signpost (2008), 219-252. ISBN: 978-81-7895-361-8.
  • Basu, Soumen; Pal, Tarasankar. Biomolecule Induced nanoparticle Aggregation.  “The Handbook of Nanophysics” published by Taylor & Francis (2011), 3, 21/1-21/11. ISBN: 978-1-4200-7544-1

Awards/Honours/Fellowships:

  • 2001: Bronze Medal in B. Sc., from Midnapur College, West Bengal.
  • 2003: Qualified in GATE.
  • 2003: Qualified CSIR- NET in Chemical Sciences, held in June 2003

Research Supervision (Ph.D. Thesis):

 

Sr No

Name of Student

Thesis Title

Current Status

1

Manisha Sharma

Synthesis of Metal-Oxide Monoliths and Metallic Nanoparticles: Applications in Sustainable Development

Completed

2

Akansha Mehta

Catalytic and Optical Application of Metal oxide and Carbon Dot Nanostructures: Effect of Morphology and Concentration

Completed

3

Gurjinder Singh

Synthesis and Characterization of High Surface Area Metal Oxide Semiconductors for Solar Cells Applications

Completed

4

Amit Mishra

Clay Supported TiO2 Nanocomposites for Photocatalytic Degradation of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) and Dyes

Completed

5

Jasminder Singh

Study on CO2 capture using nanostructure carbon adsorbents

Completed

6

Preeti Kukkar

Lanthanides and Transition Metal Based Metal Organic Frameworks for Detection of Toxic Metal Ions and Organophosphate Pesticides

Completed

7

Shagun Kainth

Sensing of Inorganic and Organic Molecules Using Fluorescence and Plasmonic Nanomaterials

Completed

8

Surbhi Sharma

Synthesis of Porous Metal Oxide/Sulfide Monoliths for Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Pollutants

Ongoing

9

Aanchal Rathi

Removal of Organic Pollutants by Modified Zeolite/Clay Based Adsorbents/Photocatalysts

Ongoing

10

Nisha Malik

Fabrication of Composite Membranes for Filtration Applications

Ongoing

11

Divya Monga

Synthesis of Transitional Metal Dichalcogenides for Removal of Organic Pollutants

Ongoing

12

Zaid B. Siddique

Develoment of ester oil based nanofluid as liquid insulation for power transformers

Ongoing

13

Aashna

Synthesis of Bismuth-based Nanocomposites for Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2 and Organic Pollutants

Ongoing

14

Neeraj

Study the morphology effect of MnO2 on Carbon dot-based nanosensor for the detection of biomolecules

Ongoing

15

Aayushi Kundu

Synthesis of Graphene Quantum Dots (GQDs) and Carbon Quantum Dots (CQDs) for their sensing applications

Ongoing

16

Ranjeet Kumar Jha

Synthesis of monolithic graphene oxide based adsorbents for CO2 capture

Ongoing

17

Anushka

Effect of precursors and processing parameters on synthesis of graphene oxide/multilayer graphene and its fiber-reinforced nanocomposites

Ongoing

18

Shelly Singla

Synthesis of 2D Nano composites for the chemical storage of solar energy

Ongoing

19

Maansi Kapoor

Synthesis of Functionalized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Conjugated with Estrogen for Targeted Magnetic Hyperthermia

Ongoing

Research Supervision (M.Sc./M.Tech. Thesis):

  • M.Sc./M.Tech. Thesis Supervision: 21 completed