Name: Dr. Hemanta Kumar Kisan
E-mail ID: email@example.com
17th December 2014–present
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India July, 2011 – July, 2017
Thesis Title: “Computational Studies on Mechanism and Stereoinduction in Asymmetric Cooperative Dual Catalysis”
Areas: Computational Organic Chemistry
Advisor: Prof.Raghavan. B. Sunoj
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India August, 2008 – June, 2010 M.Sc.
Areas: Organic Chemistry
Regional Institute of Education, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India August, 2004 – July, 2008 Integrated Bachelor of Science & Education
CSIR 2010 CSIR-NET
Subject: Chemical Science
•“Institute Excellence in PhD Thesis Award 2018.” Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India.
Utkal University December2014 – present
Designation: Assistant Professor
Topics: Computational Organic Chemistry
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel 2019 – 2020
Designation: Postdoctoral Research fellow
Topics: Computational Enzyme Catalysis
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India 2011 – 2017
Designation: Research Scholar
Topics: Computational Asymmetric Catalysis
Stereochemistry, Asymmetric Catalysis, Natural Product Synthesis, Oxidation-Reduction Chemistry, Chemistry of Carbonyl compounds and Alkene, Photochemistry
(CH-402, CH-409, CH-506, CH-502, CH-501, etc.) 2014-present
 Hemanta Kumar Kisan, “Computational Studies on Mechanism and Stereoinduction in Asymmetric Cooperative Dual Catalysis”.Prof.Raghavan. B. Sunoj (Supervisor), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India, 2017.
 Jena, S.; Tulsiyan, K. D.; Kar, R. K.; Kisan, H. K.; Biswal H. S. “Doubling Förster Resonance Energy Transfer Efficiency in Proteins with Extrinsic 2-Thioamide Probes: Implications to Thio-modified Nucleobases.’’ Chem. Eur. J.2021, 27, 4373. [Impact Factor: 5.236].
 Kumar, A.; Kisan, H. K.; Huynh, H. V. “Reactivity Studies and Electronic Properties of an N-Arylated Acyclic Amino Carbene” Organometallics2021, 40, 1699. [Impact Factor: 3.876].
 Pradhan, K. C.; Kisan, H. K.; Pal, S. “Unexpected ortho C-H bond activation in coordinated 7,8-benzoquinoline: Synthesis and characterisation of heterolepticIr(III)-7,8-benzoquinoline complexes.” RSC Adv.2021, 11, 12578. [Impact Factor: 3.361].
 Kalita, S.; Shaik, S.; Kisan, H. K.; Dubey, K. D. “A Paradigm Shift in the Catalytic Cycle of P450–The Preparatory Choreography During O2 Binding, and Origins of the Necessity for Two Protonation Pathways” ACS Catal., 2020, 10, 11481. [Impact Factor: 13.084].
 Kisan, H. K.; Sunoj, R. B. “Insights on the Origin of Regiodivergence in the Parallel Kinetic Resolution of rac-Aziridines using a Chiral Lanthanum-Yttrium Bimetallic Catalyst.” ACS Catal., 2018, 8, 7633. [Impact Factor: 13.084].
 Kisan, H. K.; Sunoj, R. B. “Asymmetric Cooperative Catalysis in a Three-Component Reaction: Mechanism and Origin of Enantio- and Diastereoselectivities” Org. Lett.2016, 18, 3746. [Impact Factor: 6.005].
 Kisan, H. K.; Sunoj, R. B. “Axial Coordination Dichotomy in DirhodiumCarbenoid Catalysis: A Curious Case of Cooperative Asymmetric Dual-Catalytic Approach toward Amino Ester.” J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 2192. [Impact Factor: 4.354].
 Jindal, G.; Kisan, H. K.; Sunoj, R. B. “Mechanistic Insights on Cooperative Catalysis through Computational Quantum Chemical Methods.” ACS Catal., 2015, 5, 480. [Impact Factor: 13.084].
 Kisan, H. K.; Sunoj, R. B.“Deciphering the Origin of Cooperative Catalysis by Dirhodium Acetate and Chiral Spiro Phosphoric Acid in an Asymmetric Amination Reaction.” Chem. Commun,2014, 50, 14639. [Impact Factor: 6.222].
 Kolay, S.; Wadawale, A.; Das, D.; Kisan, H. K.; Sunoj, R. B.; Jain, V. K. “Cyclopalladation of dimesitylselenide:synthesis, reactivity, structural characterization, isolation os an intermediate complex with C-H…Pd intra-molecular interaction and computational studies.” Dalton Trans.2013, 42, 10828. [Impact Factor: 4.390].
 Maity, L.; Adhikary, S. D.; Mondal, A.; Kisan, H. K.; Isab, A. A.; Goswami, S.; Dinda, J. “Synthesis, Structure, Theoretical Studies and Electrochemistry of Ru(II)-N Heterocyclic Carbenes.” InorganicaChimicaActa2018, 479, 141. [Impact Factor: 2.545].
 Dinda, J.; Jhulki, L.; Kisan, H. K.; Mahapatra, P. K.; Isab, A. A.; Bielawski, C. W. “Synthesis and Study of Palladium(II) and Platinum(II) Complexes Supported by a Common “Wingtip” N-Heterocyclic Carbene.” ChemistrySelect2018, 3, 10732. [Impact Factor: 2.109].
 Pareek, S.; Jain, D.; Hussain, S.; Biswas, A.; Shrivastava, R.; Parida, S. K.; Kisan, H. K.; Lgaz, H.; Chung, I.-M.;Behera, D. “A New Insight into Corrosion Inhibition Mechanism of Copper in Aerated 3.5 % (by weight) NaCl Solution by Eco-friendly Imidazopyrimidine Dye: Experimental and Theoretical Approach.” Chemical Engineering Journal 2019, 358, 725. [Impact Factor: 13.273].
 Mondal, A.; Tripathhy, R. K.; Dutta, P.; Santra, M. K.; Isab, A. A.; Bielawski, C. W.; Kisan, H. K.; Chandra, S. K.; Dinda, J. “Ru(II)-based antineoplastic: A “wingtip” N-heterocyclic carbene facilitates access to a new class of organometallics that are cytotoxic to common cancer cell lines.” Appl. Organometal. Chem.2019, 33, e4692. [Impact Factor: 4.105].
 Adhikary, S. D.; Mondal, A.; Kisan, H. K.;Bielawski, C. W.; Dinda, J. “Bipyridyl / Carbazolate-Silver(I) and Gold(I)-N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes: A Systematic Study of Geometric Constraints and Electronic Properties.” Appl. Organometal. Chem.2020, 34, e5335 DOI:10.1002/aoc.5335. [Impact Factor: 4.105].
 Jhulki, L.; Purakait, R.; Kisan, H. K.; Bertolasi, V.; Isab, A. A.; Sinha, C.; Dinda, J. “A promising class of luminescent derivatives of Silver(I) and Gold(I)-N-heterocyclic carbene.” Appl. Organometal. Chem.2020, 34, e5673. DOI: 10.1002/aoc.5673. [Impact Factor: 4.105].
 Pradhan, K. C.; Barik, S.; Singh, B. C.; Mohapatra, P.; Kisan, H. K.; Pal, S. “Synthesis, characterisation and theoretical studies of a series of Iridium (III) complexes with Schiff base ligands.” J. Mol. Struct.2020, 1211, 128058. [Impact Factor: 3.196].
 Behera, P. K.; Maity, L.; Kisan, H. K.; Dutta, B.; Isab, A. A.; Chandra, S. K.; Dinda, J. “Gold(I) and Gold(III) Complexes Supported by a pyrazine / pyrimidine wingtip N-Heterocyclic Carbene; Synthesis, Structure and DFT Studies.” J. Mol. Struct.2021, 1223, 129253. [Impact Factor: 3.196].
 Behera, P. K.; Kisan, H. K.; Isab, A. A.; Dinda, J. “Novel synthesis, structural characterization, DFT and TDDFT investigation of ‘Butterfly’ like Ag(I)- complex supported by 3-pyrazinyl[1-methyl)imidazolium hexaflurophosphate.” J. Mol. Struct.2021, 1235, 130188. [Impact Factor: 3.196].
 Purohit, A. K.; Kisan, H. K.; Sahu, S.; Kar, P. K. “Highly selective and sensitive optical discrimination of Pyrophosphate ion by a Zn(ll)-terpyridine complex in aqueous medium at physiological pH.” J. Mol. Struct.2021, 1243, 130868. [Impact Factor: 3.196].
UGC Sponsored Orientation Programme in the theme “Capacity Building in Higher Education” during 18th August 2017 to 14th September 2017 held at UGC-Human Resource Development Centre Utkal University, Bhubaneswar 751 004, Odisha, India.
Winter School on “Computational Chemistry and Biology” 12thDecember to 28th December 2018 at UGC-Networking Resource Centre, School of Chemistry, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 500 046.
UGC Sponsored Online Refresher Course in “Research Methodology in Basic Sciences” during 10thFebruary 2021 to 23rdFebruary 2021 by UGC-Human Resource Development Centre Utkal University, Bhubaneswar 751 004, Odisha, India.
Annual Refresher Programme in Teaching (ARPIT) 2020: Online Refresher Course in Chemistry for Higher Education during 01stDecember 2020 to 31stMarch 2021 organized by Study Webs of Active-Learning for Young Aspiring Minds SWAYAM along with Khalsa College Delhi University.
“Transition State Modeling on Cooperative Multi-Catalytic Asymmetric Reactions” Funding Agency: Government of Odisha Science and Technology Department, Amount: 9.26 lakh proposed by PI, Project Approved, Duration 3 years from 24thJune 2019-23rdJune 2022.
1.Prafulla Kumar Behera, (Utkal University)
• Currently ongoing
Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar, August 23, 2021