INSTITUTE OF NANO SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

An Autonomous Institute supported by Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India
Publications

♦ Light Harvesting and Photocurrent Generation in a Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticle–Reduced Graphene Oxide Composite. A Ghosh, B Jana, S Maiti, R Bera, HN Ghosh, A Patra. Chem. Phys. Chem. 2017, 18,1308–1316.

♦ Ultrafast Interfacial Electron Transfer Interaction Between TiO2 Nanoparticles Sensitized by Newly Synthesized (E)-3-(3,4-Dihydoroxy-1-vinyl-Benzene)-1,5,7-trimethyl-8-phenyl-4,4- ifluoroboradiazaindacene (BODIPY). S. Aute, P. Maity, A. Das and H. N. Ghosh. New Journal of Chemistry, 2017, 41, 5215-5224.

 

♦ Hot-Electron Transfer from Semiconductor Domain to Metal Domain in CdSe@CdS{Au} Nano-Heterostructure. J. Dana, T. Debnath and H. N.Ghosh. Nanoscale 2017, 9, 9723 – 9731.

 

♦ Metal-Ligand Complex Induced Ultrafast Charge Carrier Relaxation and Charge Transfer Dynamics in CdX (X = S, Se, Te) Quantum Dots Sensitized Nitro Catechol. P. Singhal, P. Maity, S. K. Jha and H. N. Ghosh. Chem. Euro. J., 2017, 23, 10590-10596.

 

♦ Electron Transfer Mediated Trace Level Detection of Uranium Using CdSe/CdS Quasi Type II Core Shell Quantum Dots: An Insight Mechanistic Studies. P. Singhal, S. K. Jha, B. Vats and H. N. Ghosh. Langmuir, 2017, 33, 8114–8122.

 

♦ Exciton Dynamics and Formation Mechanism of MEH-PPV Polymer -Based Nanostructures. A. Ghosh, B. Jana, S. Chakraborty, S. Maiti, B. Jana, H. N. Ghosh and A. Patra. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, 21062-21072.

 

♦ Carrier Relaxation Dynamics in Type-II ZnO/CdSe Quantum Dot Heterostructure. S. Verma, and H. N. Ghosh. Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2017, 19, 24896-24902.

 

♦ Inhibiting Interfacial Charge Recombination for Boosting Power Conversion Efficiency in CdSe{Au} Nanohybrid Sensitized Solar Cell. J. Dana, P. Anand, S. Maiti, F. Azlan, Y. Jadhav, S. K. Haram, H. N. Ghosh. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, 121, ASAP. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b08448

 

♦ Electrochemical Evaluation of Dopant Energetics and the Modulation of Ultrafast Carrier Dynamics in Cu-Doped CdSe Nanocrystals. S. Maiti, J. Dana, Y. Jadhav, T. Debnath, S. K. Haram, and Hirendra N. Ghosh. J. Phys. Chem. C., 2017, ASAP DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b10262

 

♦ Direct Correlation of Excitonics with Efficiency in Core Shell Quantum Dot Solar Cell. J. Dana, S. Maiti, V. S. Tripathi. and Hirendra N. Ghosh. Chem. Eur. J., 2017, (Accepted) Manuscript chem.201705127

 

♦ Effects of prenatal exposure to antipsychotic risperidone on developmental neurotoxicity, apoptotic neurodegeneration and neurobehavioral sequelae in rat offspring. Singh KP, Singh MK, Singh M. Int J Dev Neurosci. 2016, 52; 13-23.

 

♦Assessment of in-utero venlafaxine induced, ROS-mediated, apoptotic neurodegeneration in fetal neocortex and its neurobehavioral sequelae in rat offspring. Singh M, Singh KP, Shukla S, Dikshit M. Int J Dev Neurosci. 2015, 40:60-9.

 

♦Reclaiming Hijacked Phagosomes: Hybrid Nano-in-Micro encapsulated MIAP peptide ensures host directed therapy by specifically augmenting phagosome-maturation and apoptosis in TB infected macrophage cells. Sharma, A, Vaghasiya, K, Gupta P, Gupta U D and Verma, R.K. 2017International Journal of Pharmaceutics ( Accepted)


♦ Lysosomal targeting strategies for design and delivery of bioactive for therapeutic interventions. Sharma, A, Vaghasiya, K, Ray E, Verma, R.K. Journal of Drug targeting. 2017, 116, 125-131.

 

♦ Strain and pH facilitated artificial photosynthesis in monolayer MoS2 nanosheet, Dimple, N. Jena, A. Rawat, A. D. Sarkar. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5, 22265-22276.

 

♦ Truxene based Porous, Crystalline Covalent Organic Frameworks and it’s Applications in Humidity Sensing. H. Singh, V. K. Tomer, N. Jena, I. Bala, N. Sharma, D. Nepak, A. D. Sarkar, K. Kailasam, S. Pal, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2017, 5 21820-21827.


♦ Strain Induced Optimization of Nanoelectromechanical Energy Harvesting and Nanopiezotronic Response in MoS2 Monolayer Nanosheet. N. Jena, Dimple, S. D. Behere, A. D. Sarkar. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2017, 121, 9181–9190.


♦ Compressive strain induced enhancement in thermoelectric-power-factor in monolayer MoS2 nanosheet, Dimple, N. Jena, A. D. Sarkar. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 2017, 29 225501 (7pp)

 

♦ Gold laced Bio-macromolecules for theranostic applications, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, P. Yadav, S. P. Singh, A. K. Rengan, R. Srivastava, A. Shanavas. 2017, In Press. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.10.124

 

♦ Glycol Chitosan assisted in situ Reduction of Gold on Polymeric Template for Anti-cancer Theranostics, International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, A. Shanavas, A. K. Rengan, D. Chauhan, L. George, M. Vats, N. Kaur, P. Yadav, P. Mathur, S. Chakraborty, A. Tejaswini, A. De, R. Srivastava. 2017, In Press. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.11.127

 

♦Large area few-layered graphene with scalable preparation from waste biomass for high-performance supercapacitor. T. Purkait, G. Singh, M. Singh, D. Kumar and R. Sundar Dey Sci. Rep. 2017,  7, 15239 , doi:10.1038/s41598-017-15463-w

♦High-performance flexible supercapacitors based on electrochemically tailored three-dimensional reduced graphene oxide networks. T. Purkait, G. Singh, D. Kumar, M. Singh and R. S. Dey Sci. Rep., 2017, (Accepted).

 

♦PHISTc protein family members localize to different sub-cellular organelles and bind Plasmodium falciparum major virulence factor 'PfEMP-1'. Kumar V, Kaur J, Singh AP, Singh V, Bisht A, Panda JJ, Mishra PC, Hora R. FEBS J. 2017 Nov 20. doi: 10.1111/febs.14340.

 

♦Targeted delivery of miR-199a-3p using self-assembled dipeptide nanoparticles efficiently reduces hepatocellular carcinoma. Varshney A, Panda JJ, Singh AK, Yadav N, Bihari C, Biswas S, Sarin SK, Chauhan VS. Hepatology. 2017, Nov 6. doi: 10.1002/hep.29643.

 

♦Receptor Targeted Polymeric Nanostructures Capable of Navigating across the Blood-Brain Barrier for Effective Delivery of Neural Therapeutics. Dube T, Chibh S, Mishra J, Panda JJ. ACS Chem Neurosci. 2017, 8, 2105-2117.

 

♦Efficacy of Dipeptide-Coated Magnetic Nanoparticles in Lung Cancer Models Under Pulsed Electromagnetic Field. Baskar G, Ravi M, Panda JJ, Khatri A, Dev B, Santosham R, Sathiya S, Babu CS, Chauhan VS, Rayala SK, Venkatraman G. Cancer Invest. 2017, 35, 431-442.

 

♦DNA Origami Directed Au Nanostar Dimers for Single-Molecule Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering. S. Tanwar, K. K. Haldar and T. Sen. J. Am. Chem. Soc., DOI: 10.1021/jacs.7b10410

 

♦Realization of single terminated surface of perovskite oxide single crystals and their band profile: (LaAlO3)0.3(Sr2AlTaO6)0.7, SrTiO3 and KTaO3 case study. R. Tomar, N. Wadehra, V. Budhiraja, B. Prakash, S.Chakraverty. Applied Surface Science 2018, 427, 861-866.

 

♦High anisotropic thermoelectric effect in palladium phosphide sulphide. P. Kaur, S. Chakraverty, A. K Ganguli and C. Bera. Physica Status Solidi (b), 2017, 254, 1700021.

 

♦Ni3Co/G alloy as an earth-abundant robust and stable electrocatalyst for the hydrogen evolution reaction. S. Saha, K. Ojha, M. Sharmaa and A. K. Ganguli. New J. Chem., 2017,41, 5916-5923

 

♦Hydrotrope induced structural modifications in CTAB/butanol/water/isooctane reverse micellar systems. V. Sethi, J. Mishra, A. Bhattacharyya, D. Sen, A.K. Ganguli Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2017 23, 22033-22048.

 

♦Magnetic structures of rare earth intermetallic compounds RCuAs2 (R = Pr, Nd, Tb, Dy, Ho, and Yb). Y.Zhao, J. W. Lynn, G. S.Thakur, Z. Haque, L. C.Gupta, A. K. Ganguli. Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids. 2017, 111, 1-7.

 

♦Electrical domain writing and nanoscale potential modulationon LaVO3/SrTiO. M. Balal, S. Sanwlani, N. Wadehra, S. Chakraverty and G. Sheet. Applied Physics Letters. 2017, 110, 261604.

 

♦Effect of alloying on thermal conductivity and thermoelectric properties of CoAsS and CoSbS. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics.

 

♦Electronic structure modification of the KTaO 3 single-crystal surface by Ar + bombardment. N. Wadehra, R. Tomar, S. Halder, M. Sharma, I. Singh, N. Jena, B. Prakash, A. D. Sarkar, C. Bera, A. Venkatesan and S. Chakraverty Phys. Rev. B 2017, 96, 115423.

 

♦Bridged Rebar Graphene functionalized aptasensor for pathogenic E. coli O78:K80:H11 detection. H. Kaur, M. Shorie, M. Sharma, A. K Ganguli, P. Sabherwal. Biosensors and Bioelectronics. 2017, 98, 486-493.

 

♦Rapid Acetone Detection using Indium loaded WO3/SnO2 Nanohybrid Sensor. V. K.Tomer. K. Singh, H. Kaur, M. Shorie P. Sabherwal. Sensors and Actuator B. 2017. 253, 703-713.


♦ Enhanced bacterial cellulose production from gluconobacter xylinus using super optimal broth. T. C. Prathna , N. K. Bari and S. Sinha. Cellulose, 2017, 24, 4367-4381.

 

♦Nanomelatonin Trigger Superior Anticancer Functionality in Human Malignant Glioblastoma Cell Line. S. Yadav, A. Srivastava, A. Dev, B. Kaundal, S. R. Choudhury, S. Karmakar. Nanotechnology, 2017, 28, 365102.

 

♦Mechanism of Nanoparticle-Mediated Enhanced Energy Transfer during High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound Sonication. C. Bera, S. B. Devarakonda, V. Kumar, A. K. Ganguli and R. K. Banerjee. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 19, 19075-19082

 

♦ An excellent humidity sensor based on In–SnO2 loaded mesoporous graphitic carbon nitride. R Malik, V K. Tomer, V Chaudhary, M S. Dahiya, A. Sharma, S. P. Nehra, S Duhand and K Kailasam J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, 5, 14134-14143.

 

♦Investigation of growth mechanism of ZnO nanorods formation by thermal decomposition of zinc acetate and their field emission properties. Sunaina, M. Sreekanth, S. Ghosh, S. K. Mehta, A. K. Ganguli and M. Jha. CrystEngComm. 2017, 19, 2264-2270.

 

♦Nano-structured hybrid Molybdenum Carbides / Nitrides generated in-situ for HER Applications. R. Kumar, R. Rai, S. Gautam, A. D. Sarkar, N. Tiwari, S. N. Jha, D. Bhattacharyya, A. K Ganguli and V. Bagchi. J. Mater. Chem. A, 2017, 5, 7764-7768.

 

♦Nanoparticles generated from a tryptophan derivative: physical characterization and anti-cancer drug delivery. T. Dube, S. Mandal and J. J Panda. Amino acids. 2017, 49, 975-993.

 

♦Unusual Mixed Valence of Eu in Two Materials-EuSr2Bi2S4F4 and Eu2SrBi2S4F4: Mössbauer and X-ray Photoemission Spectroscopy Investigations. Z. Haque, G. S. Thakur, R. Parthasarathy, B. Gerke, T. Block, L. Heletta, R. Pöttgen, A. G. Joshi, G. K. Selvan, S. Arumugam, L. C. Gupta and A. K. Ganguli. Inorg. Chem. 2017, 56, 3182–3189.

 

♦Interfacial Charge Transfer in Photoelectrochemical Processes. S. Kumar, K. Ojha, A. K. Ganguli Advanced Materials Interfaces. 2017. 4, 1600981 .

 

♦Efficient Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution from MoS2 functionalized Mo2N nanostructures. K. Ojha; S. Saha; S. Banerjee and A. K. Ganguli. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces. 2017, 9, 19455–19461.

 

♦Reduced graphene oxide and MoP composite as highly efficient and durable electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution in both acidic and alkaline media. K. Ojha, M. Sharma, H. Kolev and A. K. Ganguli. Catal. Sci. Tech. 2017, 7, 668-676.

 

♦Electronic and Transport behavior of doped Armchair Silicene Nanoribbon Exhibiting Negative Differential Resistances and its FET Performance. S. Singh, A. De Sarkar, B. Singh, I. Kaur, RSC Advances, 7 2017, 12783–12792.


♦A comparative and a systematic study on the effects of B, N doping and C-atom vacancies on the band gap in narrow zig-zag graphene nanoribbons via quantum transport calculations. S. Singh, A. De Sarkar, I. Kaur, Materials Research Bulletin, 87, 2017, 167–176.

 

♦FeCoNi Alloy as Noble Metal-Free Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Evolution Reaction (OER). S. Saha, and A. K. Ganguli. Chemistry Select, 2017. 2, 1630–1636 .

 

♦Biocompatible ferrite nanoparticles for hyperthermia: effect of polydispersity, anisotropy energy and inter-particle interaction. N. Wadehra, R. Gupta, B. Prakash, D. Sharma and S. Chakraverty. Materials Research Express. 2017. 4.

 

♦ Magnetic core-shell hybrid nanoparticles for receptor targeted anti-cancer therapy and magnetic resonance imaging. A Shanavas, S Sasidharan, D Bahadur, R Srivastava. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 486, 112-120, 2017.

 

♦Graphene Oxide Demonstrates Experimental Confirmation of Abraham Pressure on Solid Surface. A. Kundu, R. Rani and K. S. Hazra. Sci. Rep. 2017, 7, 42538.

 

♦Controlled formation of Nanostructures on MoS2 Layers by Focused Laser Irradiation. R. Rani, D. Sharma, N. Jena, A. Kundu, A. D. Sarkar, K. S. Hazra. Appl. Phys. Lett. 2017, 110, 083101 .

 

♦Biomass derived graphene-like activated and non-activated porous carbon for advanced supercapacitors. K. Ojha, B. Kumar and A. K. Ganguli. J. Chem. Sci. 2017. 1-8.

 

♦Proton-Coupled Electron-Transfer Processes in Ultrafast Time Domain: Evidence for Effects of Hydrogen-Bond Stabilization on Photoinduced Electron Transfer. A. Dey, J. Dana, S. Aute, P. Maity, A. Das, H. N.Ghosh. Chem. Eur. J., 2017, 23, 3455 –3465.

♦ Promising Enhancement of Power Conversion Efficiency Accompanied by Slow Electron Cooling Interceded through Mn Centre in CdZnSSe Gradient Alloy Structure. T. Debnath, K. Parui, S. Maiti and H. N. Ghosh. Chem. Eur. J., 2017, 23, (Early View) DOI: 10.1002/chem.201605612

♦ Ultrafast Photoinduced Charge Separation and Photo-Current Generation in MEH-PPV Polymer Nanoparticle/Reduced Graphene Oxide Composite. A. Ghosh, B. Jana, S. Maiti, R. Bera, H. N. Ghosh and A Patra. Chem. Phys. Chem, 2017, (Accepted) Manuscript cphc.201700174.

♦Tuning Hole and Electron Transfer from Photo-excited CdSeQuantum Dot to Phenol Derivatives: Effect of Electron Donating and Withdrawing Moiety. T. Debnath, D. Sebastian, S. Maiti and H. N. Ghosh. Chem. Eur. J., 2017, (Accepted) Manuscript number: chem.201700166.


♦Exciton Separation in CdS supraparticles Upon Conjugation with Graphene Sheet. K. Ojha, T. Debnath, P. Maity, M. Makkar, S. Nejati, Kandalam, V Ramanujachary, P. K Chowdhury, H. N. Ghosh and A. K Ganguli. J. Phys. Chem. C, 2017, DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.7b01150.

 

♦Microfluidic reactors for the morphology controlled synthesis and photocatalytic study of ZnO nanostructures. A. Baruah, A. Jindal, C. Acharya, B. Prakash, S. Basu and A. K. Ganguli. J. Micromech. Microeng. 2017, 27, 035013.

 

♦Anti-drift nano-stickers made of graphene oxide for targeted pesticide delivery and crop pest control. S. Sharma, S. Singh, A. K. Ganguli, P.S. Vijayakumar. Carbon, 115, 2017, 781–790.

 

♦Comparative Study of TiO2/CuS Core/Shell and Composite Nanostructures for Efficient Visible Light Photocatalysis. S. Khanchandani, S. Kumar, and A. K. Ganguli. ACS Sustainable Chem. Eng., 2016, 4, 1487–1499.

 

♦Nanostructured Aptamer-Functionalized Black Phosphorus Sensing Platform for Label-Free Detection of Myoglobin, a Cardiovascular Disease Biomarker. V. Kumar, J. R. Brent, M. Shorie, H. Kaur, G. Chadha, A. G. Thomas, E. A. Lewis, A. P. Rooney, L. Nguyen, X. L. Zhong, M. G. Burke, S. J. Haigh, A. Walton, P. D. McNaughter, A. A. Tedstone, N. Savjani, C. A. Muryn, P. O’Brien, A. K. Ganguli, D. J. Lewis and P. Sabherwal. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8, 22860–22868.

 

♦Cubic mesoporous Ag@CN: a high performance humidity sensor. V. K. Tomer, N. Thangaraj, S. Gahlota and K. Kailasam. Nanoscale, 2016, 8, 19794-19803.

 

♦ Design and Synthesis of Aviram–Ratner-Type Dyads and Rectification Studies in Langmuir–Blodgett (LB) Films. G. Jayamurugan, V. Gowri, D. Hernández, S. Martin, A. González-Orive, C. Dengiz, O. Dumele, F. Pérez-Murano, J.-P. Gisselbrecht, C. Boudon, W. B. Schweizer, B. Breiten, A. D. Finke, G. Jeschke, B. Bernet, L. Ruhlmann, P. Cea, F. Diederich, Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 10539-10547.

 

♦Nano-curcumin influences blue light photodynamic therapy for restraining glioblastoma stem cells growth. Atul Dev, Anup K Srivastava, Subhasree Roy Choudhury and Surajit Karmakar. RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 95165-95168 .

 

♦Short peptide based nanotubes capable of effective curcumin delivery for treating drug resistant malaria. Alam S., Panda J.J., Mukherjee T.K., Chauhan V.S. J Nanobiotechnology. 2016, 14, 26.


♦Self-assembled dipeptide-based nanostructures: tiny tots with great applications. Panda J.J., Mishra J. Ther Deliv. 2016, 7, 59-62.

 

♦Graphene–CNT hetero-structure for next generation interconnects. K. Ghosh, N. Ranjan, Y. K. Verma and C. S. Tan. RSC Adv., 2016, 6, 53054.

 

♦Graphene/Nanoporous-Silica Heterostructure based Hydrophobic Antireflective Coating. S. De, J. Singh, B. Prakash, S. Chakraverty, K. Ghosh. Materials Today Communications, 8, 2016, 41–45.

 

♦ A systematic investigation on acetylene activation and hydracyanation of the activated acetylene on Aun (n=3-10) clusters via density functional theory. S. Gautam and A. D. Sarkar. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, 2016, 13830-13843.


♦Photoinduced Demagnetization and Insulator-to-Metal Transition in Ferromagnetic Insulating BaFeO3 Thin Films. T. Tsuyama, S. Chakraverty, S. Macke, N. Pontius, C. Schüßler-Langeheine, H. Y. Hwang, Y. Tokura, and H. Wadati. Phys. Rev. Lett. 116, 2016, 256402.

 

♦Dominant {100} facet selectivity for enhanced photocatalytic activity of NaNbO3 in NaNbO3/CdS core/shell heterostructures. S. Kumar, R. Parthasarathy, A. P. Singh, B. Wickman, M. Thirumal and A. K. Ganguli. Catal. Sci. Tech. 2016, DOI: 10.1039/c6cy020986.

 

♦Recent Developments in Understanding of Interfacial Charge Transfer Processes for Photoelectrochemical Applications. S. Kumar, K. Ojha and A. K. Ganguli. Adv. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, Accepted (manuscript [EMID:0f9c69ca2ea03feb].

 

♦Coexistence of superconductivity and ferromagnetism in Sr0. 5Ce0. 5FBiS2-xSex (x= 0.5 and 1.0), a non-U material with Tc< TFM. G. S. Thakur, G. Fuchs, K. Nenkov, Z. Haque, L. C. Gupta and A. K. Ganguli. Sci. Rep. 2016.

 

♦Enhanced photocatalytic activity g-C3N4-TiO2 nanocomposites for degradation of Rhodamine B dye. M. Sharma, S. Vaidya and A. K. Ganguli. J. Photochem. Photobiol. A: Chemistry, 2016, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.jphotochem.2016.12.002.

 

♦Fabrication of TiO2/CdS/Ag2S Nano-Heterostructured Photoanode for Enhancing Photoelectrochemical and Photocatalytic Activity under Visible Light. S. Kumar, A. P Singh, N. Yadav, M. Thirumal, B. R. Mehta, and A. K. Ganguli. Chemistry Select, 2016, 1, 4891.

 

♦In Situ Solid-State Synthesis of a AgNi/g-C3N4 Nanocomposite for Enhanced Photoelectrocatalytic and Photocatalytic Activity. N. Bhandary, A. P. Singh, S. Kumar, P. P. Ingole, G. S. Thakur, A. K. Ganguli, and S. Basu. ChemSusChem, 2016, 9, 2816.

 

♦On the Stability of Surfactant-Stabilised Few-Layer Black Phosphorus in Aqueous Media. J. R. Brent, A. K. Ganguli, V. Kumar, D. J. Lewis, P. D. McNaughter, P. O’Briena, P. Sabherwal, and A. A. Tedstoned , RSC Advances, 2016 6, 86955.

 

♦Visible Light Driven Photoelectrochemical and Photocatalytic Performance of NaNbO3/Ag2S Core/Shell Heterostructure.S. Kumar, A. Singh, C. Bera, M. Thirumal, B. R. Mehta, A. K. Ganguli, ChemSusChem, 2016, 9, 1850.

 

♦Evidence of a pseudogap driven by competing orders of multi-band origin in the ferromagnetic superconductor Sr0.5Ce0.5FBiS2. M. Aslam, A. Paul, G. S. Thakur, S. Gayen, R. Kumar, A. Singh, S. Das, A. K. Ganguli, U. V. Waghmare and G. Sheet, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 2016, 28, 195701.

 

♦Towards managing nanotechnology-related water pollution in India. A. Kumar, S. Baranidharan, A. K. Mittal and A. K. Ganguli, Current Science, 2016, 110, 1401.

 

♦Superconductivity in La1-xSmxO0.5F0.5BiS2 (x = 0.2, 0.8) under hydrostatic pressure. G. KalaiSelvan, Gohil. S. Thakur, K. Manikandan, A. Banerjee, Zeba Haque, L. C. Gupta, A. K. Ganguli and S. Arumugam, J. Phys. D Appl. Phys. 2016, 49, 275002.

 

♦High spin polarization and the origin of unique ferromagnetic ground state in CuFeSb. A. Sirohi, C. K. Singh, G. S. thakur, P. Saha, S. Gayen, A. Gaurav, S. Jyotsna, Z. Haque, L. C. Gupta, M. Kabir, A. K. Ganguli and G. Sheet, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2016, 108, 242411.

 

♦Composites of graphene-Mo2C rods: highly active and stable electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution reaction. K. Ojha, S. Saha, H. Kolev, B. Kumar and A. K. Ganguli, Electrochimica Acta, 2016, 193, 268.

 

♦Controlling morphology and efficiency of nanostructured Mo2N electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution reaction. K. Ojha, S. Saha, B. Kumar, K. S. Hazra and A. K. Ganguli. ChemCatChem, 2016, 1218–1225.

 

♦Comparative Study of TiO2/CuS Core/Shell and Composite Nanostructures for Efficient Visible-Light Photocatalysis.S. Khanchandani, S. Kumar and A. K. Ganguli. ACS Sustain. Chem. Eng., 2016, 1487–1499.

 

♦Probing the Crystal Structure, Composition-Dependent Absolute Energy Levels and Electrocatalytic Properties of Silver Indium Sulfide Nanostructures. P. Saji , A.K.Ganguli, M.A. Bhat and P.P.Ingole ChemPhysChem 2016,1195-1203.

 

♦Silica material variation for MnxOy-Na2WO4/SiO2. M. Yildiz, Y. Aksu, U. Simon, T. Otremba, K. Kailasam, C. Göbel, F. Girgsdies, O. Görke, F. Rosowski, A. Thomas, R. Schomäcker and S. Arndt. Appl. Catal. A, 2016, 525, 168-179.

 

♦Donor-Acceptor Type Heptazine-Based Polymer Networks for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution. K. Kailasam, M. B. Mesch, L. Möhlmann, M. Baar, S. Blechert, M. Schwarze, M. Schröder, R. Schomäcker, J. Senker and A. Thomas. Energy Technology, 2016, 4, 744-750.

 

♦Merging Atom Disperse Silver and Carbon Nitride to a Joint Electronic System via Co-Polymerization with Silver Tricyanomethanide. Z. Chen, S. Pronkin, T. Fellinger, K. Kailasam, G. Vilé, D. Albani, J. Pérez-Ramírez, M. Antonietti and D. Dontsova. ACS Nano, 2016, 10, 3166–3175.

 

♦Synthesis of efficient photocatalysts for water oxidation and dye degradation reactions using CoCl2 eutectics. C. Fettkenhauer, X. Wang, K. Kailasam, M. Antonietti and D. Dontsova. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2015, 3, 21227-21232.

 

♦Structural and magnetic properties of a new and ordered quaternary alloy MnNiCuSb (SG: F-43m). Z. Haque, G. S Thakur, Somnath Ghara, L C Gupta, A Sundaresan and A. K Ganguli, Somnath. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 2016, 397, 315.

 

♦Cu-Co-Ni alloys: An efficient and durable electrocatalyst in acidic media. S. Saha, K. V. Ramanujachary, S. E. Lofland and A. K. Ganguli. Materials Research Express. 2016, 3, 016501.

 

♦ Dual response of graphene based ultrasmall molecular junction to defect engineering, K.-P. Dou, X.-X. Fu, A. D. Sarkar,  R.-Q. Zhang, Nano research, 2016, 1-9.

 

♦Efficient MoS2 Exfoliation by Cross-β-Amyloid Nanotubes for Multistimuli-Responsive and Biodegradable Aqueous Dispersions. N Kapil, A Singh, M Singh, D Das. Angewandte Chemie, 55, 7772–7776

 

♦Influence of Boron Substitution on Conductance of Pyridine- and Pentane-Based Molecular Single Electron Transistors: First-Principles Analysis, A. Srivastava, B. Santhibhushan, V. Sharma, K. Kaur, Md. Shahzad Khan, Madura Marathe, Abir De Sarkar, Mohd. Shahid Khan, J of Electronic Materials, 2016, 1-9.

 

♦Nickel as a co-catalyst for the photocatalytic hydrogen evolution on graphitic-carbon nitride (sg-CN): what is the nature of the active species?, A. Indra, P. W. Menezes, K. Kailasam, D. Hollmann, M. Schröder, A. Thomas, A. Brückner and M. Driess. Chemical Communications, Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 104-1072016.

♦Ag3PO4 nanoparticle decorated on SiO2 spheres for efficient visible light photocatalysis. M. Sharma, K. Ojha, A. Ganguly and A. K. Ganguli 2015 New J. Chem., 2015,39, 9242-9248.

 

♦Upper critical field, critical current density and activation energy of the new La1-xSmxO0.5F0. 5BiS2 (x = 0.2, 0.8) superconductors. G. K. Selvan, G. S. Thakur, K. Manikandan, Y. Uwatoko, Z. Haque, L. C. Gupta, A.K. Ganguli and S. Arumugam, Journal of Physical Society of Japan, 2015.

 

♦A facile one step synthesis of Cu/Cu2O nanocomposites: Enhanced hydrogen/oxygen evolution. B. Kumar, S. Saha, K. Ojha and A. K. Ganguli. Mater. Res. Bull., 2015, 64, 283.


♦ Complementing graphenes: One-dimensional interplanar charge transport in polymeric graphitic carbon nitrides, C. Merschjann, S. Tschierlei, T. Tyborski, K. Kailasam, S. Orthmann,  D. Hollmann, T. Schedel-Niedrig, A. Thomas and S. Lochbrunner. Advanced Materials, 2015.

 

♦ Cu based nanocomposites as multifunctional catalysts, Bharat Kumar; Gyandshwar Kumar Rao; Soumen Saha; Ashok K. Ganguli, Chem Phys. Chem 2015 d.o.i 10.1002/cphc.201500944.

 

♦ Theoretical and experimental investigations of the thermoelectric properties of Bi2S3, Radoslaw Chmielowski, Daniel Péré, Chandan Bera, Ingo Opahle, Wenjie Xie, Stéphane Jacob, Frédéric Capet, Pascal Roussel, Anke Weidenkaff, Georg K. H. Madsen, and Gilles Dennler, J. Appl. Phys. 117, 125103, 2015.

 

♦ Calculating the thermal conductivity of the silicon clathrates using the quasi-harmonic approximation, G. K. H. Madsen, A. Katre, Chandan Bera, Phys. Status Solidi A . doi: 10.1002/pssa.201532615 2015.

 

♦ Transport Properties of Colloids in Bulk and in Confinement at Nanoscale, Gaganpeet, S. Srivastasva and K. Tankeshwar, 169-194, ISBN 978-1-63483-548-0 Innovation in nanomaterials, Nanotechnology science and technology series 2015.

 

♦ Tailoring the transmission lineshape spectrum of zigzag graphene nanoribbon based heterojunctions via controlling their width and edge protrusions, K.P. Dou, X.X. Fu, A. De Sarkar, R.Q. Zhang, Nanoscale, 2015.

 

♦ Oxide based nanostructures for photocatalytic and electrocatalytic applications, Aparna Ganguly, Oruganti Anjaneyulu, Kasinatha Ojha and Ashok K. Ganguli, CrystEngComm, 2015, 17, 8978-9001.

 

♦ Pressure enhanced superconductivity at 10 K in La doped EuBiS2F. , , , , and , Superconductor Science and Technology, 2015, 28, 115010.

 

♦Unconventional Superconductivity at Mesoscopic Point-contacts on the 3-Dimensional Dirac Semi-metal Cd3As2. L. Aggarwal, A. Gaurav, G. S. Thakur, Z. Haque, A. K. Ganguli and G. Sheet, Nature Mater. 15,32–37(2016).

 

♦Nanoparticle biosynthesis using unicellular and subcellular supports. C-H Luo, P. S. Vijayakumar and C-S Yeh. NPG Asia Materials. 2015, 7, e209.

 

♦Controlling the Microstructure of Reverse Micelles and their Templating Effect on Shaping Nanostructures. Soma Sharma, Nitin Yadav, Pramit K. Chowdhury and A. K. Ganguli, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2015, 119, 11295–11306.

 

♦Enhancement of photocatalytic efficiency using heterostructured SiO2-Ta2O5 thin films, Arabinda Baruah, Menaka Jha, Santosh Kumar and A. K. Ganguli, Materials Research Express, Accepted on 27th April 2015.

 

♦Realization of atomically flat steps and terraces like surface of SrTiO 3 (001) single crystal by hot water etching and high temperature annealing. Bhanu Prakash, S Chakraverty. Solid State Communications 213–214, 2015, 28–30.

 

♦Graphene-CNT nanohybrid aptasensor for label free detection of cardiac biomarker myoglobin. V. Kumar, M. Shorie, A. K. Ganguli, P. Sabherwal. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 72, 2015, 56-60.

 

♦ Cross-β Amyloid Nanohybrids Loaded With Cytochrome C Exhibit Superactivity in Organic Solvents, N. Kapil, A. Singh and D. Das, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 6492-5.

 

♦Realization of single-terminated nano step-and terrace-like surface of SrTiO3 single crystals, Bhanu Prakash and S. Chakraverty, Current Science, 2015, 108,

 

♦Integration of CNTs in 3D-IC interconnects: a non-destructive approach for the precise characterization and elucidation of interfacial properties, K. Ghosh, Y. K. Vermaa and C. S. Tan, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2015, 3, 2082-2089.

 

♦ Implementation of Carbon Nanotube bundles in sub-5 micron Diameter Through-Silicon-Via structures for Three-Dimensionally Stacked Integrated Circuits, K. Ghosha, Y.K. Vermaa and C.S. Tana, Materials Today Communications, 2015, 2, e16-e25.

 

♦ Viscosity of nanofluids: particle shape and fractal aggregates, Gaganpreet and Sunita Srivastava, Physics and Chemistry of Liquids: An International Journal, 2014, 53, 174-186.

 

♦ Quantum yield and excitation rate of single molecules close to metallic nanostructures, P. Holzmeister, E. Pibiri, J. Schmied, T. Sen, G. Acuna and P. Tinnefeld, Nature Communications, 2014, 5, 5356(9).

 

♦ Bio-functionalized rebar graphene (f-RG) for label free detection of cardiac marker troponin I, S. K. Tuteja, Priyanka, V. K. Bhalla, A. Deep, A. K. Paul and C. R. Suri, Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2014, 6, 14767-14771.

 

♦ Band Gap Engineering of ZnO using Core/Shell Morphology with Environmentally Benign Ag2S Sensitizer for Efficient Light Harvesting and Enhanced Visible-Light Photocatalysis, S. Khanchandani, P. K. Srivastava, S. Kumar, S. Ghosh and A. K. Ganguli, Inorg. Chem., 2014, 53, 8902–8912.

 

♦ Achieving enhanced visible light driven photocatalysis using Type II NaNbO3/CdS Core/Shell heterostructures, S. Kumar, S. Khanchandani, M. Thirumal and A. K. Ganguli, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2014, 6, 13221-13233.

 

♦ Enhancement of energy storage capacity of Mg functionalized silicene and silicane under external strain, T. Hussain, S. Chakraborty, A. De Sarkar, B. Johannson, R. Ahuja, Applied Physics Letters, 2014, 105, 123903

 

♦ Electronic charge transport through ZnO nanoribbons, A. De Sarkar and R. Ahuja, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids, 2014, 75, 1223–1228.


♦ Electronic and Vibrational Properties of Stable Isomers of (SiO)n(0,±) (n = 2-7) Clusters, H. Du, S.P. Huang, A. De Sarkar, W.J. Fan, Y. Jia and R.Q. Zhang, Journal of Physical Chemistry-A, 2014, 118, 8893–8900.

 

♦ Nickel Cobaltite Nanostructures with Enhanced Supercapacitance Activity, N. Garg,  M. Basu and A. K. Ganguli, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2014, 118, 17332–17341.

 

♦ Hybrid aptamer-antibody linked fluorescence resonance energy transfer based detection of trinitrotoluene. S.Priyanka, M. Shorie, P. Pathania, S. Chaudhary, K. K. Bhasin, V. Bhalla and C. R. Suri, Anal Chem. 2014, 86, 7200-7204.


♦Short peptide based self-assembled nanostructures: implications in drug delivery and tissue engineering. J. J. Panda and V. Singh Chauhan, Polym. Chem., 2014, 5, 4418-4436.

 

♦ Near-infrared light-responsive nanomaterials in cancer therapeutics, P. S. Vijayakumar, S. Selvakumar and C. S. Yeh, Chemical Society Reviews  2014, 43, 6254-6287.

 

♦ Strain-induced tunability of optical and photocatalytic properties of ZnO mono-layer nanosheet. T. Kaewmaraya, A. De Sarkar, B. Sa, Z. Sun and R. Ahuja, Computational Materials Science 2014, 91, 38-42.

 

♦ Graphene-based hybrid materials : synthetic approaches and properties, K. Ojha and A. K. Ganguli, Curr. Sci., 2014, 107, 397-418.

 

♦ Spherical to cylindrical transformation of reverse micelles and their templating effect on the growth of nanostructures, S. Sharma and A. K. Ganguli, J. Phys. Chem. B 2014, 118, 4122−4131.

 

♦ A type-II semiconductor (ZnO/CuS Heterostructure) for visible light photocatalysis, M. Basu, N. Garg and A. K. Ganguli, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 7517-7525.

 

♦ A facile low temperature(350C) synthesis of Cu2O nanoparticles and its electrocatalytic and photocatalytic properties, B. Kumar, S. Saha, A. Ganguly and A. K. Ganguli, RSC Adv.4, 2014, 12043–12049.

 

♦ Design of porous silica supported tantalum oxide hollow spheres showing enhanced photocatalytic activity, M. Sharma, D. Das, A. Baruah, A. Jain and A. K. Ganguli, Langmuir, 2014, 30, 3199−3208.

 

♦ Nanobioprobe mediated DNA aptamers for explosive detection. Priyanka, M. Shorie, V. Bhalla, P. Pathania and C. R. Suri, Chem. Commun., 2014,50, 1080-1082.

 

♦ Graphene-gated biochip for the detection of cardiac marker Troponin I. S. K. Tuteja, Priyanka, V. K. Bhalla, Akash Deep,  A. K. Paul and C. R. Suri, Analytica chimica acta, 2014, 809, 148-54. 

 

♦ Nanoscience research in India : Recent contributions (2012-13),  A. K. Ganguli, A. Ganguly and M. Basu, in "Specialist Periodical Reports : Nanoscience  Vol 2 ,  pp 139-203 (Royal Society), 2014.

 

♦ Nanocrystalline silica from termite mounds, A. K. Ganguli, S. Kumar, A. Baruah and S. Vaidya, Curr. Sci., 2014, 106, 83.

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♦ Controlling the aspect ratio and electrocatalytic properties of nickel cobaltite nanorods, N. Garg, M. Basu, K. Upadhyaya, S. M. Shivprasad and A. K. Ganguli, RSC Advances, 2013, 3, 24328, .

 

♦ Design of nanostructured cadmium tantalate and cadmium niobate and their photocatalytic properties, D. Das and A. K. Ganguli, RSC Advances, 2013, 3, 21697.

 

♦ Efficient entrapment of dyes in hollow silica nanoparticles : Direct evidence using fluorescence spectroscopy, A. Baruah, S. Kumar, S. Vaidya and A. K. Ganguli, J. Fluorescence, 2013 23, 1287.

 

♦ Plasmon enhanced fluoro-immunoassay using egg yolk antibodies for ultra-sensitive detection of herbicide diuron, P. Sharma, M. Kukkar, A. K. Ganguli, A. Bhasin and C. Raman Suri, Analyst 2013, 138, 4312.

 

♦ Band gap tuning ZnO/In2S3 core/shell nanorod arrays for enhanced visible-light driven photocatalysis, S. Khanchandani, S. Kundu, A. Patra and A. K. Ganguli, J. Phys. Chem. C., 2013, 117, 5558.