PhD Viva Voce

S.No. Roll No. Name of the Students Name of the Supervisor Title of Thesis Date of Open Seminar
1 1710214 Mr. Prajyot J. Nagtilak  Prof. Manmohan Kapur Transition Metal-Catalyzed Reactions of Unactivated Allenes and Propargyl Alcohols August 28, 2023
2 1710221 Ms. Sandhya Kapurwan Prof. Sanjit Konar Single Molecule Magnet behavior in Polyoxometalates based Lanthanide (III) Clusters August 14, 2023 
3 1620203 Ms. Chitra Shanbhag Dr. Ishu Saraogi Small molecule probes to sense or inhibit the functional activity of biomolecular switches August 2, 2023
4 1710224 Ms. Sulekha Dr. Amit Paul Electrochemical Synthesis and Mechanistic Investigation of Dimerization of 3-Substituted-2-Oxindoles June 12, 2023
5 160209 Mr. Sayan Maity  Dr. Varadharajan Srinivasan Exploring Temperature and Pressure Induced Structural Transitions in Organic and Hybrid Crystals May 19, 2023
6 1620214 Mr.  Laxman A. Thorbole Dr. Sreenivas Katukojvala Transition Metal-Catalyzed Reactions of Diazoenals: Construction of 5-7 Membered Nitrogen Heterocycles May 5, 2023
7 1620209 Mr. Pratap Kumar Mandal Dr. Sreenivas Katukojvala Rh-Catalyzed Annulation Reactions of Enaldiazo Compounds: Construction of N/O/S Heterocycles May 3, 2023
8 1710220 Mr. Shashank P. Sancheti  Dr. Nitin T. Patil Gold-catalyzed 1,2-difunctionalization of Alkynes April 19, 2023
9 1610204 Mr. Arkaprabha Giri  Dr. Abhijit Patra Transforming intrinsically porous molecules into extended network solids for molecular separation April 18, 2023
10 1720202 Mr. Akash G. Tathe Dr. Nitin T. Patil Ligand-enabled gold-catalyzed 1,2-difunctionalization of alkenes and C(sp2)-S cross-coupling reactions April 13, 2023
11 1710208 Mr. Dibya Jyoti Mondal  Prof. Sanjit Konar Guest responsive spin-state switching in Fe(II)-based Hofmann-type coordination polymers via multiple external stimuli March 29, 2023
12 1610238 Mr. Tanoy Dutta   Dr. Apurba Lal Koner Exploring the stress-induced changes in metabolism, micropolarity, and organelle communication using small molecule fluorescent probes March 24, 2023
13 1710204 Mr. Atanu Nandy Prof. Saptarshi Mukherjee Spectroscopic Investigation of Protein Dynamics, Probe-Nucleic Acids Interaction and Generation of Artificial Bioinspired Light Harvesting System March 6, 2023 
14 1620207 Mr. Monojit Batabyal   Prof. Sangit Kumar Copper-Assisted Synthesis of Organochalcogens: Their Catalytic Role in Synthetic Oxidation Reactions and Applications in Biology February 28, 2023
15 1520206 Mr. Suman Sar  Prof. Prasanta Ghorai Stereoselective Intramolecular Umpolung Cascade Cyclization towards the Synthesis of Substituted 1-Indanones January 31, 2023
16 1710212 Mr. Laxmikanta Khamari   Prof. Saptarshi Mukherjee Spectroscopic and Calorimetric Investigations of Protein-Drug and DNA-Small Molecules Interaction January 21, 2023
17 160201 Mr. Abhinay Yadav Prof. Aasheesh Srivastava & Prof. Alakesh Bisai Asymmetric Total Syntheses of Amaryllidaceae Alkaloids with 5,10b-Ethanophenanthridine Skeleton January 5, 2023 
18 1510204 Mr. Avishek Roy Prof. Alakesh Bisai Asymmetric Approaches to Hetero Dimeric Pyrroloindoline Alkaloids, Chimonanthidine and Calycanthidine June 2, 2020
19 1610210 Mr. Bijoy Dey Prof. Sanjit Konar Investigation on Magnetic Bistable Systems, Fe (III) Based Spin Crossover (SCO) and Cu-Ln Coupled Single-Molecule Magnet (SMM) June 1, 2020
20 1320207 Ms. Paridhi Saxena Dr. Manmohan Kapur Transition-Metal-Catalyzed Directed C-H Functionalization of Heterocycles in C-C and C-X bond formation March 11, 2020
21 1320206 MD. Waseem Hussain Dr. Abhijit Patra N-rich nanoporous organic materials for CO2 capture and conversion November 11, 2019
22 1310201 Mr. Abhisek Midya Prof. Prasanta Ghorai Organocatalytic asymmetric construction of benzospiroketal, benzodiquinane and benzospirononane November 7, 2019
23 1410202 Mr. Champak Dutta Dr. Joyanta Choudhury Annulative π-Extension (APEX) with Metal– N-Heterocyclic Carbene Templates: A Unique Strategy toward New Classes of Cationic Polycyclic Heteroarenes October 3, 2019
24 1310213 Mr. Subhrajyoti Bhandary Dr. Deepak Chopra Unravelling the Role of Polymorphism and Interaction Topology towards a Quantitative Assessment of Intermolecular Interactions in Molecular Crystals August 29, 2019
25 1220216 Mr. Rohith Singudas Dr. Vishal Rai) Precision in modification and analysis of proteins by targeting amine and carboxylic acid August 16, 2019
26 1120203 Mr. Haribabu Chennamsetti Dr. Sreenivas Katukojvala Design & Synthesis of Novel Ester Diazoenals and Diazodienals: Application to the Synthesis of Tetrahydroquinoline Fused Tetracyclic Molecules via Polycyclization of Rh- Dienalcarbenoid July 30, 2019
27 1310205 Mr. Gurupada Hazra Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Asymmetric Organocatalytic Cascade Cyclisation for Benxoxaboroles, Isobenzofuryl phophonates and 2-Thioxo quinolones July 26, 2019
28 1320208 Mr. Priyajit Jash Dr. Amit Paul Transition Metal-Based Porous Heterogeneous Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reaction May 9, 2019
29 1310206 Ms. Jyoti Rai Dr. J. Sankar Homometallic Corrole-Porphyrin-Corrole Triads: Synthesis, Characterization and Application May 6, 2019
30 1210212 Mr. Pralhad Namdev Joshi Dr. Vishal Rai Catalysis by proteins and their site-selective bioconjugation May 3, 2019
31 1310204 Mr. Bhagat Somnath Dharmaraj Dr. Aasheesh Srivastava C-terminal Modified Amphiphilic L- Phenylalanine Derivatives: Anticancer Potential and Templates for Gold Nanoassemblies April 12, 2019
32 1310211 Ms. Pragyan Pallavi Dr. Abhijit Patra Tailoring the non-covalent assemblies of molecules: development of materials with tunable fluorescence April 6, 2019
33 1220207 Mr. Landa Purushottam Dr. Vishal Rai Aldehyde enabled site-selective protein modification and purification March 12, 2019
34 1210211 Mr. Pradip Kumar Mondal Dr. Deepak Chopra Exploring Solid State Diversity in Molecular Crystals February 22, 2019
35 1320203 Mr. Chiranjit Ghosh Dr. Manmohan Kapur Total Synthesis of the Proposed Structure of Mycobactin J and Transition Metal-Catalyzed Directed C-H dienylation February 6, 2019
36 1220212 Mr. Rajesh Kumar Dr. Aasheesh Srivastava Fluorescent Molecular Tweezers Based on Pyridine-2, 6-dicarboxamide Framework: Sensing and Photophysical Aspects January 8, 2019
37 1320204 Mr. Gangam Srikanth Kumar Dr. Manmohan Kapur Transition Metal-Catalyzed Synthesis and Functionalization of Nitrogen Heterocycles via C-H Bond Activation December 28, 2018
38 1320210 Mr. Vikas Sharma Dr. Apurba Lal Koner Synthesis of functionalized Perylenemonoimides with tailored electro- optical properties and their applications in sensing, white light emission and memory December 12, 2018
39 1310214 Ms. Vandana Rathore Prof. Sangit Kumar Transition-Metal-Free Synthesis of Diaryl Acetamides, Disulfides, and Unsymmetrical OrganochalcogenylIndoles December 1, 2018
40 1320209 Mr. Rahul Shukla Dr. Deepak Chopra Experimental and Computational Methods towards a Quantitative Understanding of sigma and pi- hole Directed Interactions October 26, 2018
41 1310207 Mr. K. Naresh Babu Prof. Alakesh Bisai Asymmetric Approach to Naturally Occurring Alkaloids Sharing 3a, 3a'-Bis-Pyrrolo[2,3-b] indoline and Benzofuroindoline August 31, 2018
42 1310209 Mr. Mrinal Kanti Das Prof. Alakesh Bisai Asymmetric Total Syntheses of Amarylidaceae Alkaloids Sharing cis-3a-Aryloctahydroindole Skeleton August 28, 2018
43 1210208 Mr. Maheshwerreddy Chilamari Dr. Vishal Rai Single-site labeling of lysine in native proteins through multicomponent approach July 13, 2018
44 1220204 Ms. Debarati Roy Chowdhury Dr. Amit Paul Electrochemical methodology development and heterogeneous water oxidation by transition metal-based system July 9, 2018
45 1220221 Mr. Shrivats Semwal Dr. Joyanta Choudhury Stereo-electronically Tuneable and Stimuli- Switchable Organometallic Complexes for Transfer Hydrogenation, Hydrogenation and Dehydrogenation Catalysis: Toward Reversible Energy-Storage and Delivery May 4, 2018
46 1220214 Mr. Reddy Rajasekhar Reddy Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Enantio- and diastereoselective synthesis of substituted oxa-spirocycles by utilizing hydrogen bond donor based bifunctional organocatalysts April 28, 2018
47 1220209 Mr. Moh Sattar Prof. Sangit Kumar C-H Bond Functionalization of Ferrocene and Oxindoles: Synthesis of Organochalcogenides and Benzofuro- and Indolo-indoles April 26, 2018
48 1220202 Mr. Biswajit Parhi Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Enantio-selective Synthesis of Isochromenes, Lactones, and Dihydroisoquinolines using Quinine Derived Squaramide Catalyst April 13, 2018
49 1220205 Mr. Falguni Chandra Dr. Apurba Lal Koner Modulating Acid-Base and Photophysical Properties of Drugs Using Cucurbit[7]uril April 3, 2018
50 1210204 Mr. Arnab Biswas Prof. Vinod K. Singh Asymmetric Construction of Oxygen Containing Heterocyclic Moieties and Alkylation of Nitrogen Heterocycles March 28, 2018
51 1220215 Riki Das Dr. Manmohan Kapur Weakly-Coordinating Directing Groups in Transition Metal Catalyzed C-H Functionalization March 24, 2018
52 1220218 Mr. Sanjay Maity Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Organocatalytic, Enantio- and Diastereo- selective Synthesis of Oxa- and Carbo-cycles March 23, 2018
53 1120202 Mr. Biju Basumatary Dr. J. Sankar Peripheral Functionalization, Pi-Expansion and Innocence of Corroles: Structure, Photophysical and Electrochemical Investigations” March 7, 2018
54 1220223 Mr. Sujoy Bandyopadhyay Dr. Abhijit Patra Conjugated porous organic polymers: fluorescence-based sensing, photocatalysis and energy storage February 27, 2018
55 1220206 Mr. Kaushik Pal Dr. Apurba L. Koner Single and two-photon active fluorescent and fluorogenic probe for formulation, cancer detection, bioconjugation, measuring polarity inside cellular organelle and removal of stress January 13, 2018
56 1220213 Mr. Ramakanta Mondal Dr. Saptarshi Mukherjee Role of Surfactants in Drug Delivery and Protein Unfolding/Refolding Dynamics: A Spectroscopy and Calorimetric Approach January 8, 2018
57 1220203 Mr. Chander Pratap Singh Dr. Amit Paul Carbon-based Materials for Energy Storage Application: Improving the Science of Energy Storage December 28, 2017
58 1210210 Mr. Nirmal Kumar Das Dr. Saptarshi Mukherjee Spectroscopic Investigations of Organized Assemblies Having Biological Significances November 30, 2017
59 1210213 Mr. Sadhan Jana Dr. Sangit Kumar Functionalization of Olefins by Sulfur Based Catalyst/Reagents: Application in Asymmetric- Bromolactonization and Oxy- trifluoromethylation November 25, 2017
60 1220217 Mr. Saikat Chaudhuri Dr. Alakesh Bisai Total Syntheses of Naturally Occurring Clavine Alkaloids Novemeber 21, 2017
61 1220210 Mr. Nivesh Kumar Dr. Alakesh Bisai Total Syntheses of 3a,3a'-Bis-Pyrrolo[2,3-b] indoline Alkaloids via the Development of Catalytic Deacylative Alkylations (DaA) November 20, 2017
62 1220224 Mr. Suman Mallick Dr. Apurba L. Koner Exploring Photophysics of Solvatochromic 2,3- Naphthalimide Dyes with Potential in Fluorescence Sensing October 27, 2017
63 1210209 Ms. Narayani Ghosh Dr. Saptarshi Mukherjee Exploring Protein-Drug and Protein-Surfactant Interactions by Spectroscopic and Calorimetric Approaches October 12, 2017
64 1320201 Mr. Amit Kumar Mondal Dr. Sanjit Konar Investigation of Magnetic Anisotropy and Slow Magnetic Relaxation in Cobalt(II) Based Single-Ion Magnets October 11, 2017
65 1110204 Mr. Dhananjay Dey Dr. Deepak Chopra A Quantitative Investigation of Intermolecular Interactions in the solid state in multi- functional organic compounds September 18, 2017
66 1110201 Mr. Adiki Raja Sekhar Dr. J. Sankar Towards Multi-BODIPY Macrocycles: Syntheses and Applications September 16, 2017
67 1110208 Mr. Qysar Maqbool Dr. Aasheesh Srivastava Tween-Mediated Synthesis of Novel Nanoarchitectures of Mesoporous Oxide Materials for Applications in Energy and Medicine August 14, 2017
68 1120205 Mr. Ranjeesh T. K. Dr. Joyanta Choudhury Developing a Unique Reactivity of N- Heterocyclic Carbene (NHC)–Metal Template in C–H Activation-Annulation Catalysis: Synthetic and Mechanistic Studies July 28, 2017
69 1120204 Ms. Moumita Mondal Dr. Joyanta Choudhury Palladium(II)–NHC Complexes for Aromatic C–H Functionalization Catalysis: From Homogeneous to Heterogeneous Regime July 7, 2017
70 1210202 Mr. Ajay Verma Dr. Sangit Kumar Iodine and Organoselenium Assisted Intramolecular Cyclization Reactions: Synthesis of Normal and Medium-Sized Heterocycles May 16, 2017
71 1110210 Mr. Srinivasa Rao Adusumalli Dr. Vishal Rai Single-site labeling of native proteins May 15, 2017
72 1120206 Mr. Suraj K. Gupta Dr. Joyanta Choudhury Exploring Electronically Modulated Discrete Ruthenium(II) and Iridium(III)-NHC Complexes as Hydrocarbon Oxidation Pre- catalysts May 15, 2017
73 1210205 Mr. Arun Suneja Prof. Vinod K. Singh Expedient Access to Isoindolinones and Tetrahydroisoquinolines via Catalytic Asymmetric Mannich-Type Reactions May 15, 2017
74 1110205 Md. Rehan Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Transition-Metal Catalyzed and Transition- Metal Free Synthesis of Heterocyclic and Carbocyclic Molecules May 15, 2017
75 1110202 Mr. Barnala Ravindra Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Enantioselective Synthesis of Substituted oxa- Heterocycles via Intramolecular oxa-Michael Reaction of Alkoxyboronate Utilizing Cinchona Alkaloid Based Organocatalysts May 5, 2017
76 1110213 Mr. Shailesh Kumar Dr. Sangit Kumar Carbon-Carbon and Carbon-Chalcogen Bond Construction: Access to β- (Nitroaryl)-indoles, Dithioacetals and Ebselenol Antioxidants January 23, 2017
77 1110203, Mr. Ch. Durga Prasad Dr. Sangit Kumar Carbon-Chalcogen Coupling Reactions: Efforts Toward the Synthesis of Diaryl Chalcogenides and Chalcogenyl heterocycles January 19, 2017
78 1110216 Mr. Virendra Kumar Tiwari Dr. Manmohan Kapur Transition Metal Catalyzed Regiodivergent C- H Functionalization of Nitrogen Heterocycles January 10, 2017
79 1220222 Mr. Soumava Biswas Dr. Sanjit Konar Lanthanide Based MOFs for Cryogenic Magnetocaloric Effect, Slow Magnetic Relaxation and Proton Conduction December 20, 2016
80 1010210 Mr. R. V. Ramana Reddy Dr. J. Sankar Tetraphenylbenzene appended chromophores: Syntheses, properties, and applications December 12, 2016
81 1010208 Mr. Navjeet Ahalawat Dr. Rajesh K. Murarka Understanding the molecular mechanism of allostery in proteins and conformational plasticity of natively disordered human CD4 peptide using molecular dynamics simulations and network models December 2, 2016
82 1010202 Mr. Rajshekhar A Unhale Prof. Vinod K. Singh Organocatalytic Enantioselective C-S and C-C Bond-Forming Reactions: Applications in Organic Synthesis November 2, 2016
83 910201 Mr. Aniket Ashok Mahapure Dr. Manmohan Kapur Towards the synthesis of Lariatin B: Synthesis of macrocyclic framework and side chain October 14, 2016
84 1220211 Mr. P. Srinivasulu Dr. Sanjit Konar Functional Metal-Organic Frameworks for Heterogeneous Catalysis September 29, 2016
85 1020204 Mr. M. Murugavel Dr. J. Sankar Multi-metallic Modular Porphyrinoid Assemblies: Synthesis, Structure and Properties September 12, 2016
86 1020202 Mr. Vinaykumar Kanchupalli Dr. Sreenivas Katukojvala Synthetic Applications of Pyridazine Derived Acceptor and Donor-Acceptor Metallocarbenes & A Novel [3+1+1] Annulation of Diacceptor Rhodium Enalcarbenoid With Vinyl Azides August 13, 2016
87 1020201 Mr. Jagadeesh Kalepu Dr. Sreenivas Katukojvala Annulation Reactions of Enaldiazo Ketones: Synthesis of Diverse Heterocycles August 12, 2016
88 1110215 Sajal Khatua Dr. Sanjit Konar Multifunctional MOFs for Detection of Small Molecules and Proton Conduction July 29, 2016
89 1210201 Mr. Abhimanyu Yadav Dr. Sangit Kumar KOtBu-Mediated Synthesis of Substituted Dihydropyridinones, Pyridinones, and Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Mercury Selenolates May 9, 2016
90 1020203 Mr. Lakshmanakumar Kinthada Dr. Alakesh Bisai Synthesis of 2-Oxindoles Sharing All-Carbon Quaternary Centers: Synthetic Approaches to Benzofuroindoline and Pyrroloindoline April 18, 2016
91 1110209 Mr. Soumyabrata Goswami Dr. Sanjit Konar Multifunctional Behaviour in 3d and 4f Metal based Magnetically Imperative Coordination Complexes March 28, 2016
92 1020206 Mr. Subhajit Bhunia Dr. Alakesh Bisai Efficient Strategies for Total Syntheses of Ergot Alkaloids March 5, 2016
93 1020205 Mr. Subhadip Ghosh Dr. Saptarshi Mukherjee "Luminescent Metal Nanoclusters and Nanoparticle: Synthesis, Spectroscopic Investigations and Applications February 20, 2016
94 1020208 Mr. Rajender Nallagonda Dr. Prasanta Ghorai Synthesis of Cinnamyl Derivatives from Cinnamyl Alcohols and Their Application in Heterocycle Synthesis: A Facile Synthesis of 2- Benzyl Indoles and 2-Benzyl Furans January 22, 2016
95 920207 Mr. Subhrajit Rout Prof. Vinod K. Singh Catalytic Asymmetric Mukaiyama-Michael and Direct Vinylogous Michael Addition Reactions January 18, 2016
96 1010203 Mr. Badrinath N. Kakde Dr. Alakesh Bisai Unified Approach to the Total Syntheses of abeo-Abietane Diterpenoids, Abietane Diterpenoids, and Merosesquiterpenoids via Lewis Acid-Catalyzed C-C Bond-Forming Reactions January 13, 2016
97 1110212 Mr. Suresh Sanda Dr. Sanjit Konar Metal-Organic Frameworks for Sorption, Proton conduction and Sensing applications January 6, 2016
98 1010201 Mr. Amit Kumar Dr. Sangit Kumar Application of SNAr in the Synthesis of Chalcogenides and novel Nitro-biaryl-ols Transformation of Nitro-biaryl-ols into Advanced Heterocycles Indoles, Carbazoles and Dibenzofurans September 12, 2015
99 1010206 Mr. Masood Ayoub Kaloo Dr. J Sankar & Dr. R. Sunder Raman Molecular Recognition of Environmental Analytes via Modulation of Electron Deficiency of the Receptors September 7, 2015
100 1010209 Mr. Govind Pawar Dr. Manmohan Kapur Lewis-Basic Heteroatoms in Transition Metal Catalyzed C-H May 23, 2015