IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

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Research Scholars

Abhisek Brata Ghosh

Designation : SRF (Thesis Submitted)

Academic Qualifications :

  1. Masters of Science (M.Sc), University of Calcutta (Presidency College), 2012
  2. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), University of Calcutta, 2010

Email : abhisekbrataghosh@chem.iiests.ac.in, abhibrata.ghosh@gmail.com

Type of Fellowship : Project Fellowship in a CSIR Sponsored Scheme (17th, Feb 2014 – 31st, Jan 2017)

Area of Research : Synthesis and characterization of semicomductor and doped semiconductor nanocrystals derived from suitable metal-organic framework; Metal-semiconductor heterostructures. Photocatalysis using hetero-nanostructures : nucleations, growths, catalytic mechanism and photoeletrochemical water splitting.

Supervisors : Prof. Bibhutosh Adhikary


Arpita Sarkar

Designation : Ph.D Scholar (SRF)

Academic Qualifications :

  1. Masters of Science (M.Sc), Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, 2012
  2. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), Vidyasagar University, 2010

Email : arpitasarkarchem@iiests.ac.in, arpitasarkar498@gmail.com

Phone : +91 80015 20581

Type of Fellowship : UGC (BSR)

Area of Research : Studies on different types of binary, ternary, doped and heterojunction nanosulfides: Synthesis, characterization and various photocatalytic, electrocatalytic and photoelectrochemical applications.

Supervisors : Prof. Bibhutosh Adhikary


Jit Satra

Designation : Ph.D student (JRF)

Academic Qualifications :

  1. Masters of Science (M.Sc), Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, 2013
  2. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), University of North Bengal, 2011
  3. gal, 2011

Email : satrajit.rs2015@chem.iiests.ac.in, satrajit23@gmail.com

Phone : +91 99323 30664

Type of Fellowship : UGC (RGNF)

Area of Research : Studies on Some Silver Based Binary and Ternary Metal Sulfide Nanoparticles : Synthesis, Characterization and various Photocatalytic and Photoelectrochemical Application

Supervisors : Prof. Bibhutosh Adhikary


Namrata Saha

Designation : Ph.D Scholar (SRF)

Academic Qualifications :

  1. Masters of Science (M.Sc), Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, 2012
  2. Bachelor of Science (B.Sc), Burdwan University, 2010

Email : namratasahachem@iiests.ac.in, namratasaha2@gmail.com

Phone : +91 98327 53562

Type of Fellowship : DST-INSPIRE

Area of Research : Studies on different types of binary, ternary and doped nanoparticles: Synthesis, characterization and various photocatalytic, electrocatalytic, photoelectrochemical applications and towards different organic reactions.

Supervisors : Prof. Bibhutosh Adhikary


Sourav Mardanya

Designation : Research Associate

Academic Qualifications :

  1. B. Sc, The University of Burdwan, 2008
  2. M. Sc, The University of Burdwan, 2010
  3. Ph. D, Jadavpur University, 2016

Email : mardanya.sourav@gmail.com

Phone : +91 96355 79687

Type of Fellowship : N-PDF (SERB)

Area of Research : Designing of Lanthanide based Nanoparticles in Conjugation with Platinum Metals for the Degradation of Organic pollutants under Visible Light Irradiation.

Supervisors : Prof. Bibhutosh Adhikary