Dr. Joydev Dinda
Name: Dr. Joydev Dinda
Designation: Associate Professor
Qualification: M.Sc., Ph.D., Post doc-Germany, France, Taiwan
Phone No.:
E-mail ID: joydevdinda@utkaluniversity.ac.in
Burdwan University Jan, 2000 – July, 2003  


Department: Chemistry

Thesis Title:’Studies on Metallo-organic——-Azomethyne Heterocycles’

Areas: Chemistry

Advisor: Prof. Chittaranjan Sinha

Vidyasagar University August, 1986 – August, 1988 M.Sc.

Department: Chemistry & Chemical Tecchnology

Thesis Title: ‘Water condition of central Midnapur Town’

Areas: Chemistry

Advisor: Prof. Surajit Chattopadhyay

Bajkul Milani Mahavidyalaya May, 1992 – August, 1996 Bachelor of Science







Department: Chemistry

Hons: Chemistry (Hons)


UGC-NET (If Qualified)

Subject: Chemical Science


Utkal University Nov. 2020–present


Associate Professor


Utkal University Nov.2015-Nov.2020 Reader
ITM University, Gwalior July. 2013-Nov.2015 Associate Professor
Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia, W.B. Jun. 2009 – July. 2013 Assistant Professor


Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia, W.B. Jan2007 – May. 2009 Lecturer


University Joseph Furier, France                                                                                                                                                  2008-2009

Designation: Research Associate (Postdoc)

Topics: Organometallic Chemistry

Hidelberg University, Germany                                                                                                                                                  2005 – 2006

Designation: Research Associate (Postdoc)

Topics: Metal Complexes

National Dong –Hwa University, Taiwan                                                                                                                                 2004 – 2005

Designation: Research Associate (Postdoc)

Topics: Organometallic Chemistry

Course Name-Paper Name (Paper Code)

Department and University Name: Chemistry, Utkal University

Duties:Taught, question paper setting, copy check, held office hours, graded exams


1st Sem:Inorganic Chemistry-(I),CH-401; Inorganic Chem. Practical-I, CH-404.

2nd Sem:Inorganic Chemistry-(II),CH-408; Inorganic Chem. Practical-II, CH-411, Spectroscopy-II, CH-413.

3rd Sem:Bioinorga & Supramolecular Chemistry, CH-502; Applied Che. Prac, CH-507;  Environmental Chem., CH-507;

4th Sem:Organotransition metal chemistry, CH-509 , research project, CH-513


1st Sem: Research Methodology, CH-601, General Theory-I,CH-602

2nd Sem: Elective-I, CH-605, Elective-I, CH-606,

Ph.D.: Research methodology, CH-701; Techniques in Chemical Research-I, CH-702.




Invited lectures:

  • International Conference on Chemical Research in Materials and Biological Sciences;(CRMBS-2019), (March 15-16, 2019), Department of Chemistry, Assam University, Silchar-788011.
  • Indian Science Congress Association Bhubaneswar Chapter “National Seminar on Future India: Science and Technology 1st – 2nd February 2019. Jointly Organized by ISCA.
  • National conference on ‘New Perspective to Advance Functional Materials’-15-17th December, 2917, Ravenshaw University, Odisha.
  • Indian Science Congress Association Bhubaneswar Chapter “National Seminar on Future India: Science and Technology 1st – 2nd February 2019. Jointly Organized by ISCA Bhubaneswar Chapter & KIIT Deemed to be University & KISS Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar.
  • National Seminar on ‘ Recent Advances on Multifunctional Materials (RAMC-2017)’, 3rd-4th Feb, 2017, Haldia Institute Technology, WB.
  • UGC Sponsored State Level Seminar –‘ Water Pollution’ 18 th January, 2013, Bajkul Milani Mahavidyalaya, Bajkul, West Bengal, India
  • K. Behera, L. Maity, H. K. Kisan, B. Dutta, A. A. Isabc, S. K. Chandra, J. Dinda, ‘Gold(I) and gold(III) complexes supported by a pyrazine / pyrimidine wingtip N-heterocyclic carbene: Synthesis, structure and DFT studies’, Journal of Molecular Structure, Elsevier, 0022-2860, 129253, 1223, 2021.
  • K. Rana, G. Roymahapatra, H. S. Das, S. Giri, M. H.Cardoso, O. L. Franco, N. K. Kiran, M, K. Santra, P. P. Bag, V. Bertolas, J. Dinda, ‘Pyridine and pyrimidine functionalized half-sandwich Ru(II)-N heterocyclic carbene complexes: Synthesis, structures, spectra, electrochemistry and biological studies’, Journal of Molecular Structure, Elsevier, 0022-2860, 129822, 1231, 2021.
  • Dinda, ‘Transformation of text book knowledge to real chemical research in light of ‘Transmetallation’ and ‘Disproportionation’ reactions’, Edu. Chem. Sci. Tech, Indian Academy of Science, 27-38, 8, 2021.
  • K. Behera, H. K. Kisan, A.A. Isab, J. Dinda, ‘Novel synthesis, structural characterization, DFT and TDDFT investigation of ‘Butterfly’ like Ag(I)- complex supported by 3-pyrazinyl [1-methyl)imidazoliumhexaflurophosphate’, Journal of Molecular Structure, Elsevier, 0022-2860, 130188, 1235, 2021.
  • K. Rana, J. Dinda, H. S. Das, M. H. Cardoso, O. L. Franco, P. P. Bag, P. K. Mahapatra, S. Giri, G. Roymahapatra, ‘A comparative analysis of Ru(II) complexes containing non-annulated and annulated N-heterocyclic carbene ligand towards structure, spectra, electrochemistry and biological activity’, J. Indian Chem. Soc., 2699-2712, 97, 2020.
  • Jhulki, R. Purkait, H. K. Kisan, V. Bertolasi, A. A. Isab, C. Sinha and J. Dinda, ‘A promising class of luminescent derivatives of Silver(I) and Gold(I)-N-heterocyclic carbene’, Appl Organometal Chem., Wiley, 1099-0739, 2020.
  • D. Adhikary, A. Mondal, H. K. Kisan, C. W. Bielawski and J. Dinda, ‘Bipyridyl / Carbazolate-Silver(I) and Gold(I)-N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes: A Systematic Study of Geometric Constraints and Electronic Properties’, Appl Organometal Chem.,Wiley,1099-0739, e5335, 2019. View
  • Mondal, R.K. Tripathy, P. Dutta, M. K. Santra, A. A. Isab, C. W. Bielawski, H. K. Kisan, S. K. Chandra, J. Dinda, ‘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.,Wiley,1099-0739, e4692, 2018.
  • Dinda, L. Jhulki, H.K. Kisan, P. K. Mahapatra, A. A. Isab and C.W. Bielawski, ‘Synthesis and Study ofPalladium(II) and Platinum(II) Complexes Supported by a Common “Wingtip” N-Heterocyclic Carbene’, Chemistry Select, Wiley, 2365-6549 , 10732– 10737, 3, 2018.
  • Maity, S. Prasad Parua, B. K. Rana, A. A. Isab, C. W. Bielawski and J. Dinda, ‘Electronic Tuning and Catalytic Activity of a Novel Pd(II) Complex Supported by a Tetracoordinate Ligand’, Chemistry Select, Wiley, 2365-6549 , 13284– 13288, 3, 2018. View
  • K. Rana, S. Mishra, D. Sarkar, T. K. Mondal, S. K. Seth, V. Bertolasi, K. D. Saha, C. W. Bielawski, A. A. Isabi and J. Dinda, ‘Isoelectronic Pt(II)– and Au(III)–N-heterocyclic carbene complexes: a structural and biological Comparison’, New J. Chem., RSC, 1144-0546, 10704, 42, 2018.
  • Jhulki, P. Dutta, M. K. Santra, M. H. Cardoso, K. G. N. Oshiro, O. L. Franco, V. Bertolasi, A. A. Isab, C. W. Bielawski and J. Dinda, ‘Synthesis and cytotoxic characteristics displayed by a series of Ag(I)-, Au(I)- and Au(III)-complexes supported by a common N-heterocyclic carbene’, New J. Chem., RSC, 1144-0546, 6289—6298, 40, 2016.
  • Dinda, L. Maity, C.S. Lee, W.S. Hwang, S.S. Al-Deyab, ‘Silver(I) Polymer of Tripodal Amine: Synthesis, Structureand Photoluminescence’, J Inorg Organomet Polym, Springer, 1574-1443, 1037–1042, 26, 2016.
  • Nandy, T. Samanta, S. Mallick, P. Mitra, S. K. Seth, K. Das Saha, S. S. Al-Deyabe and J. Dinda, ‘Synthesis of gold(III) ’ gold(I)–NHC through disproportionation: the role of gold(I)–NHC in the induction of apoptosis in HepG2 cells’, NewJ.Chem., RSC, 1144-0546, 6289, 40, 2016. View
  • Dinda, G.Roymahapatra, D. Sarkar, T. K. Mondal, S. S. Al-Deyab, C. Sinha, W.S Hwang, ‘Cu(I)-N heterocyclic carbene complexes: Synthesis, catalysis and DFT Studies’, Journal of Molecular Structure, Elsevier, 0022-2860, 449e456, 1127, 2017. View
  • Samanta, R. N. Munda, G. Roymahapatra, A. Nandy, K. D. Saha, S. S. Al-Deyab, J. Dinda, ‘Silver(I), Gold(I) and Gold(III)-N-Heterocyclic carbene complexes ofnaphthyl substituted annelated ligand: Synthesis, structure andCytotoxicity’, Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, Elsevier, 0022-328X, 183e191, 791, 2015.
  • Roymahapatra, D. Sarkar, A. Nandi, S. Giric, T. K. Mondal, A. Mahapatra, W.-S. Hwang and J. Dinda, ‘Synthesis, structure, electrochemistry, fluorescent and DFT study of RuII complexes with pincer-type 2,6-bis (N-methylimidazolylidene/ benzimidazolylidene)- pyrazine ligands’, J. Indian Chem. Soc., Indian Chem. Soc., 194522, 1-10, 92, 2015.
  • G Roymahapatra, T. Samanta, S. K. Seth, A. Mahapatra, S. K. Chattopadhyay and J. Dinda, ‘N,N-Olefin functionalized Bis-Imidazolium Pd(II) chloride N-Heterocyclic carbene complex builds a supramolecular framework and shows catalytic efficacy for ‘C–C’ coupling reactions’, J. Chem. Sci., Indian Academy of Science, 0974-3626, 2015.
  • Roymahapatra, J. Dinda, A. Mishra, A. Mahapatra, W.-S. Hwang, S. M. Mandal, ‘Cytotoxic potency of self-assembled Ruthenium(II)-NHC complexes with pincer type 2, 6-bis(N-methylimidazolylidene/ benzimidazolylidene)pyrazine ligands’, Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics, 0973-1482, 2015.
  • K. Rana, S. K. Seth, V. Bertolasi, P. Kumar Mahapatra, S.S. Al-Deyab, J. Dinda, ‘Pd(II)–N-heterocyclic carbene complexes of annelated ligand: Synthesis, characterization, and catalytic activity’, Inorganica Chimica Acta, Elsevier, 0020-1693, 58–63, 438, 2015.
  • K. Rana, A. Nandy, V. Bertolasi, K. D. Saha, C. W. Bielawski, J. Dinda, ‘Novel Gold(I)- and Gold(III)-NHC Complexes: Synthesis and Evaluation of Their Anticancer Properties’, Organometallics, ACS, 0276-7333, 2544-2548, 33, 2014.
  • Dinda, B, K. Rana, A. Nandy, V. Bertolasi, K. Das Saha, C. W.Bielawski, ‘Cytotoxicity of Silver(I), Gold(I) and Gold(III) Complexes of Pyridine Wingtip Substituted Annelated N-Heterocyclic Carbene’, RSC Advances, RSC, 2046-2069, 60776–60784,4, 2014.
  • Nandy, S. K Dey, S. Das, R. N Munda, J. Dinda, K. D. Saha, ‘Gold (I) N-heterocyclic carbene complex inhibits mouse melanoma growth by p53 upregulation’, Molecular Cancer, BMC, 0973-1482, 57, 13, 2014.
  • Dinda, T. Samanta, A. kNandy, K. D. Saha, S. K. Seth, S. K.Chattopadhyay and C. W. Bielawskie, ‘N-heterocyclic carbene supported Au(I) and Au(III) complexes: a comparison of cytotoxicities’, New J. Chem., RSC, 1144-0546, 1228-1224, 38, 2014.
  • Samanta, L. R. Dey, J. Dinda, S. K. Chattopadhyay, S.K. Seth, ‘Cooperativity of Anion···π and π···π interactions regulates the self-assembly of a series of carbene proligands: Towards quantitative analysis of intermolecular interactions with Hirshfeld surface analyses’, J. Mol. Structure,Elsevier, 0022-2860, 58-70, 1068, 2014.
  • Samanta, S. K. Seth, S. K. Chattopadhyay, P. Mitra, V. Kushwah and J. Dinda, ‘Synthesis, Structures and Catalysis of Pd(II)-N -Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes of Pyridine / Pyrimidine Wingtip Substituted Ligand’, Inorganic Chim Acta, Elsevier, 0020-1693, 165-171, 411, 2014.
  • Dinda, S. Das Adhikary, G. Roymahapatra, K. K. Nakka, M. K. Santra, ‘Synthesis, Structure, Electrochemistry and Cytotoxicity Studies of Ru(II) andPt(II)-N- Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes of CNC-Pincer Ligand’, Inorganic Chim Acta, Elsevier, 0020-1693, 23-31, 413, 2014.
  • Dinda, S. Das Adhikary, S. K. Seth and A. Mahapatra, ‘Carbazole functionalized luminescent silver(I), gold(I) and gold(III)–N-heterocyclic carbene complexes: a new synthetic disproportionation approach towards Au(I)–NHC to provide Au(III)–NHC’, New Journal of Chemistry, RSC, 1144-0546 , 431—438, 37, 2013.
  • Samanta, G. Roymahapatra, W.F. Porto, O. L. Franco, S. M. Mandal, J. Dinda, ‘N,N’-Olefin Functionalized Bis-Imidazolium Gold(I) Salt is an Efficient Candidate to Control Keratitis Associated Eye Infection’, PLOS ONE, PLOS, 1932-6203 , e58346, 8, 2013.
  • K. Rana, V. Bertolasi, S. Pal, P. Mitra and J. Dinda, ‘Helical Metal Cage of Silver(I) and Mercury(II)-N Heterocyclic Carbene—hexaflurophosphate’, J. Mol. Structure, Elsevier, 0022-2860, 458-463, 1049, 2013.
  • Das Adhikary, S. K. Seth, M. R. Senapati, J. Dinda, ‘Binuclear Luminescent Silver(I) – N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complex Derived From 1-picolyl-3-pyrimidylbenzimidazoliumhexaflurophosphate’, J. Mol. Structure, Elsevier, 0022-2860, 123-128, 1042, 2013.
  • Das Adhikary, D. Bose, P. Mitra, K. D. Saha, V. Bertolasi and J. Dinda, ‘Au(I) and Pt(II)- N -Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes with Picoline Functionalized Benzimidazolin -2-ylidene Ligands; Synthesis, Structures, Electrochemistry and Cytotoxicity Studies’, New Journal of Chemistry, RSC, 1144-0546, 759–767, 36, 2012.
  • Roymahapatra, S.M. Mandal, W. F. Porto, T. Samanta, S. Giri, J. Dinda, O. L. Franco, P. K. Chattaraj, ‘Pyrazine functionalized Ag(I) and Au(I)-NHC complexes as potential antibacterial agents against multi-drug-resistant pathogens with inhibitory effect on biofilm formation’, Current. Med. Chem, Bentham science, 09298673, 4184-4193, 19, 2012.
  • Das Adhikary, L. Jhulki, S. Seth, A. Kundu, V. Bertolasi, P.Mitra, A. Mahapatra and J. Dinda, ‘Synthetic Strategy of Diflurophosphate-bridged Bimetallic N- Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes; Synthesis, Structures and Photoluminescence of Picolyl-Substituted alkylbenzimidazolylidene ligands’, Inorganic ChimActa, Elsevier, 239–246, 384, 2012.
  • Roymahapatra, S. Giri, A. A. Danopoulos, P. Kumar Chattaraj, A. Mahapatra, V. Bertolasi and J. Dinda, ‘Pd(II)- N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes of 2,6-bis{N-methyl-(imidazolium /benzimidazolium)} pyrazinechloride; Synthesis, Structure, Catalysis and Theoretical Studies’, Inorganic ChimActa, Elsevier, 0020-1693, 83-90, 383, 2012.
  • Samanta, G. Roymahapatra, L. Jhulki, S. Giri, P. Mitra, P. Kumar Chattaraj and J. Dinda, ‘Hg- NHC Complex of pyridinyl[1,2-a]{2-pyridylimidazol}-3-ylidenehexaflurophosphate; Synthesis, Structure and Theoretical Studies’, Inorganic ChimActa, Elsevier, 0020-1693, 271–279, 375, 2011.
  • Dinda, S´. Liatard, J´. Chauvin, D. Jouvenot and F. Loiseau, ‘Electronic and geometrical manipulation of the excited state of bis-terdentate homo- and heteroleptic ruthenium complexes’, Dalton Trans., RSC, 1477-9226, 3683–3688, 40, 2011.
  • Das Adhikari, T. Samanta, G.Roymahapatra, F. Loiseau and D. Jouvenot and J. Dinda, ‘Synthesis, Structure, Electrochemical Behaviours of Ru(II) and Pt(II)-carbene complexes of NCN-Pincer 1,3-bis(2-pyridylmethyl)-1H Benzimidazolium Chloride’, New Journal of Chemistry, RSC, 1144-0546, 1974-1980, 34, 2010.
  • K. Mondal, J. Dinda, J.Cheng, T.H. Lu, C. Sinha, ‘Structure, spectra and electrochemistry of ruthenium-carbonyl complexes of naphthylazoimidazole’, Inorg. Chim. Acta, Elsevier, 0020-1693, 2431-2438, 361, 2008.
  • K. Mondal, J. Dinda, Alexandra M.Z. Slawin, J. Derek Woollins and C. Sinha, ‘Osmium-carbonyl complexes of naphthylazoimidazoles. Single crystal X-ray structure of Os(H)(CO)(PPh3)2(α-NaiEt)](PF6) {α-NaiEt = 1-ethyl-2-(naphthyl-α-azo)imidazole}’, Polyhedron, Elsevier,  0277-5387, 600-606, 26, 2007.
  • K. Paira, J. Dinda, J.S. Wu, T.H. Lu, C. Sinha, ‘Silver complex of 2-methyl-pyrimidine.Twodimensional coordination polymer’, J. Indian Chem. Soc., Elsevier, 0019-4522, 425-427, 84, 2007.
  • Das, B.G. Chand, J. Dinda and C. Sinha, ‘Synthesis, spectral characterization and photoluminescence properties of cadmium (II) complexes of N-[(2-pyridyl)methyliden]-α (or β)-aminonaphthalene (α- or β-NaiPy) and comparison with the complexes of 1-alkyl-2-(naphthyl-α (or β)-azo)imidazole. Single crystal X-ray structure of [Cd(β-NaiPy)2(ONO2)2]’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 555-563, 25, 2007.
  • K. Paira, J. Dinda, T.H. Lu, A.R. Paital and C. Sinha, ‘Zn(II), Cd(II) and Hg(II) complexes of 8-aminoquinoline. Synthesis, structure and photolumines-cence property’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 3141, 26, 2007.
  • Dinda, S. Senapoti, T. Mondal, A.D. Jana, M.Y. Chiang, T.H. Lu and C. Sinha, ‘Synthesis, spectral characterization, and electrochemistry of bis –(2,2’ – bipyridine) (1 –alkyl – 2- (naphthyl–azo)imidazole) ruthenium (II) complexes: X-ray crystal structure of [ bis –(2,2’ – bipyridine) {1 –ethyl – 2- (naphthyl–azo)imidazole)}] ruthenium (II) perchlorate’, Polyhedron, Elsevier,  0277-5387, 1125, 25, 2006.
  • S. Lee, C. Y. Wu, W. S. Hwang and J. Dinda, ‘Polymuclear and tetranuclear Cuprous Iodide complexex from N-(2- thineylmethylidine)2- pyridylamine derivatives’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 1798-1801, 25, 2006.
  • Yu Wu, Y. Chen, S. Yi Jing, C.S. Lee, J. Dinda and W.-S. Hwang, ‘Reactions of diironnonacarbonyl with pyrrolyl-, pyridyl- and thienyl-substituted azines: N-N bond cleavage, cyclometallation and C=N σ and π-bonding’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 3053, 25, 2006.
  • Das, J. Dinda, T. Mondal and C. Sinha, ‘Synthesis, Structure and photoluminescence properties of Bis – (nitro)- bis {naphthyl-2-(2-pyridylehylene)amine} Zn(II)’, J. Indian Chem. Soc., Indian Chem. Soc, 0019-4522, 861, 83, 2006.
  • Das, B.G. Chand, K.K. Sarkar, J. Dinda and C. Sinha, ‘Zn (II)-azid complexes of diimine and azoimine function. Synthesis, spectra and X-ray structures’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 2333, 25, 2006.
  • Mathur, J. Dinda, P. Datta, G. Mostafa, T. H. Lu, C. Sinha, ‘Ru(0)-azoimine-carbonyl and Ru(II)-pyridyl-az0-imidazole complexes’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 2503-2512, 25, 2006.
  • Das, J. Dinda, T. K. Mondal and C. Sinha, ‘Synthesis, spectral characterization and single crystal X-ray structure of silver(I) complexes of naphthyl-(2-pyridylmethylene)amine’, J. Indian Chem. Soc., Indian Chem. Soc, 0019-4522, 342-346, 83, 2006.
  • Dinda, Sk. Jasimuddin, G. Mostafa, C.H. Hung and C. Sinha, ‘Silver(I) complexes of azoimine functions: Single crystal X-ray structure of bis-[1-ethyl-2-(naphthyl--azo)imidazole] silver(I) perchlorate’, Polyhedron., Elsevier, 0277-5387, 493, 23, 2004.
  • Dinda, U.S. Ray, G. Mostafa, T.H. Lu, A. Usman, I.A. Razak, S.Chantrapromma, H.K. Fun and C. Sinha, ‘Copper(I)-Azoimidazoles: A Comparative Account on The Structure and Electronic Properties of Copper(I) Complexes of 1-Alkyl-2-(arylazo)imidazole and 1-Alkyl-2-(naphthyl-(/)-azo) imidazoles’, Polyhedron, Elsevier,  0277-5387, 247, 22, 2003.
  • K. Rauth, J. Dinda, Sk. Jasimuddin and C. Sinha, ‘Synthesis, spectral characterisation and redox studies of [1-alkyl-2-(napthyl–azo)imidazole] palladium(II) catecholates’, Trans. Met. Chem., Springer, 88, 27, 2003.
  • Dinda, K. Bag, C. Sinha, G. Mostafa and T.H. Lu, ‘Naphthylazoimidazole and Mercury(II) complexes; Single crystal X-ray structure of 1-etyl-2-(naphthyl–-azo)imidazolium hexafluorophosphate’, Polyhedron, Elsevier, 0277-5387, 1367, 22, 2003.
  • Dinda and ChittaranjanSinha, ‘Naphthyl-(2-pyridylmethylene)amine complexes of silver(I) and ruthenium(II). Synthesis, spectral studies and electrochemical behaviour’, Trans. Met. Chem., Springer, 864, 28, 2003.
  • Dinda, S. Pal, B.K. Ghosh, J. Cheng, F.L. Liao, T.H. Lu and C. Sinha, ‘Synthesis, spectra and electrochemistry of isomeric dichloro-bis-[1-alkyl-2-(napthyl-(/)-azo)imidazoles] Osmium(II). Single crystal X-ray structure of blue violet dichloro-bis-[1-etyl-2-(naphthyl--azo)imidazole] osmium(II)’, J. Coord. Chem., Taylor & Francis, 0095-8972, 1271, 55, 2002.
  • Dinda, P.K. Santra, C. Sinha and L.R. Falvello, ‘Cyclopalladation versus hydroxylation. A case of pH dependence’, J. Organomet. Chem., Elsevier, 0022-328X, 28-38, 629, 2001.
  • Byabartta, J. Dinda, P.K.Santra, C.Sinha, K.Panneerselvam,F.L. Liao and T.H. Lu, ‘Heteroleptic tris-chelates of ruthenium(II)-bipyridine-arylazoimidazoles: Synthesis, spectral characterisation and electrochemical properties. Single crystal X-ray structure of [(2,2/-bipyridine)-bis-{1-methyl-2-(p-tolylazo)imidazole} ruthenium(II)] perchlorate”, J. Chem. Soc., Dalton Trans., RSC, 0002-7863, 2825, 2001.

Book Articles (Authored/Edited

  • ‘-C, -CN and –NCN donor normal/ abnormal N-heterocyclic carbene ——-Photophysical Properties’ (PI: Dr. Joydev Dinda) : DST, New Delhi; Project Value Rs.19.68 Lacs; SR/FT/CS-046/09(Completed).
  •   ‘Light Emitting d8 and d10 Transition Metal–N-Heterocyclic Carbene (NHC) Complexes’(PI: Dr. Joydev Dinda) : SERB, New Delhi; Project Value Rs. 29.53 Lacs; EMR/2016/00702.


  • Lalmohan Jhulki (submitted) (Jadavpur University)–Topic/ Thesis Title: “2,2′-Bipyridyl Silver(I), Gold(I) and Gold(III) N-Heterocyclic Carbene (NHC) Complexes; Synthesis, Structures and Photophysical Studies”, Summer 2021
    • Currently Ph.D. student at the High School
  • Bidyut K Rana, (Jadavpur University) – Topic/ Thesis Title: ‘Annulated N-Heterocyclic Carbene Complexes — and Biological Applications’, Summer 2017
    • Currently Ph.D. student at Indian Oil Corporation, Haldia, west Bengal
  • A.Nandy, (Calcutta University) – Topic/ Thesis Title: ‘Anticancer and Antimicrobial role of some of the gold organomettalic compounds’, Summer 2016
    • Currently Ph.D. student doing PDF
  • Gourisankar Roymahapatra,(Jadavpur University)– Topic/ Thesis Title: ‘Pyrazine and Olefin functionalized Bis-N-heterocyclic Carbene—-Biological Applications’, Summer 2014
    • Currently Associate Professor at the Hadia Institute of Technology
  • Tapastaru Samanta, (IIEST-Shibpur) – Topic/ Thesis Title: ‘Annulated N -Heterocyclic Carbene (NHC)—- Photophysical and Biological Activities’, November 2013
    • Currently working in high school
  • Sirsendu Das Adhikary, (Jadavpur Universiy) – Topic/ Thesis Title: ‘Synthesis, Structure, Catalytic— NCN- Pincer Carbene Complexes of Benzimidazoledene’, Summer 2013
    • Currently Head Master in high School
  • Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India, Junior Research Fellowship, Feb.2000.
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India, Research Associate, 2003.
  • National Science Council, NSC, Taiwan- Post Doctoral Research Fellowship, September 2004.
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG, Germany-Post Doc. Research Fellowship,Sept. 2005.
  • Ministry of Education and Culture, Spain – Post Doctoral research Fellowship, May,2006.
  •  Central National Research Scientific, CNRS, France – Post Doctoral research Fellowship, May 2007.

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Chair Professor of the two days (16-17th March, 2011) seminar “Molecules to Materials” in the Haldia Govt. College, Haldia, West Bengal, India.

Journal Reviewing: List of Journals.

Reviewer: American Chemical Society (2018), Royal Society of Chemistry (2018-19), Wiley (2018-20), Elsevier (2014-21)

  • Head of the Department of Chemistry (June, 2019, May, 2021)
  • Superintendent of Gents Hostel-II (August 2018-April 2021)
  • Professor-in Charge, University Guest House (July, 2021-Continuing)
  • ‘TOP 10’ article publisher in Royal Society of Chemistry in 2010, 2011 and 2012.
  • ‘HOT 25’ article publisher in Elsevier in 2013.