CAFM News


• CAFM congratulates Dr. C. Malla Reddy for receiving the prestigious SwarnaJayanti Fellowship, DST (2016)
• CAFM congratulates Dr. Raja Shunmugam for receiving the joint runner-up award for 6th National Award for Technology Innovation under polymeric materials category for the work on Arsenic sensing and trapping
Dr. Priyadarsi De becomes the Advisory Editorial Board Member of American Chemical Society journals: ACS Macro Letters and Macromolecules (2016). Dr. De is already serving as the Advisory Editorial Board Member of Polymer Chemistry, a Royal Society of Chemistry journal
Dr. Debasish Haldar is selected for the "Emerging Investigators 2016: Novel Design Strategies for New Functional Materials" by the prestigious Journal of Materials Chemistry A
• The research work by Dr. Sayan Bhattacharyya and co-workers on “Graphitic Porous Carbon Derived from Human Hair as 'Green' Counter Electrode in Quantum Dot Sensitized Solar Cells" published in Carbon 2016, volume 107, pp. 395-404 gets widespread publicity through news coverage in Solar Novus Today, The Hindu, Anandabazar Patrika and Rajya Sabha TV (Science monitor and Gyan Vigyan)
• The publication by Dr. C. Malla Reddy and co-workers on “Mechanically Flexible Organic Crystals Achieved by Introducing Weak Interactions in Structure: Supramolecular Shape Synthons” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 13561-13567 gets highlighted in the Cover Page of the Journal of the American Chemical Society. See the Cover Page here
Dr. Punyasloke Bhadury is awarded the prestigious ‘Namamai Gange’ project, funded by Water Technology Initiative of the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India
Dr. Raja Shunmugam becomes the Joint Winner for 7th National Award for Technology Innovation for the research work on nerve agent sensing. This national award is given by the Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
• The publication by Dr. Debasish Haldar and co-workers on “A self-assembled peptide mimetic of a tubular host and a supramolecular polymer” Polym. Chem. 2017, 8, 396-403 gets highlighted in the Back Cover Page of the Polymer Chemistry
Dr. C. Malla Reddy becomes the Co-editor for "Acta Crystallographica Section B" published by "International Union of Crystallography"
Dr. Sayan Bhattacharyya has been highlighted as one of the Emerging Investigators in 2017 by the prestigious Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Royal Society of Chemistry
• The research work by Dr. Debasish Haldar and co-workers on “POSS-Appended Diphenylalanine: Self-Cleaning, Pollution-Protective, and Fire-Retardant Hybrid Molecular Material" published in ACS Omega 2017, volume 2, pp. 1938-1946 gets highlighted in The Hindu
Dr. Raj Kumar Das, CAFM Postdoctoral Fellow in the group of Dr. Sayan Bhattacharyya, has been offered an Assistant Professor position in Akal University, Punjab, which he accepted
• The research work by Dr. Soumyajit Roy along with Dr. Ayan Banerjee on “In situ Self-assembly and Photopolymerization for Hetero-phase Synthesis and Patterning of Conducting Materials using Soft Oxometalates in Thermo-optical Tweezers” published in J. Mater. Chem. C 2017,volume 5,pp. 6718-6728 gets highlighted in India Today
Dr. Punyasloke Bhadury has been elected as the President of Biogeosciences Section of Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) for the term 2018-2020. Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) promotes geosciences and its application for the benefit of humanity, specifically in Asia and Oceania, with an overarching approach to global issues. More than 4000 geoscientists from Asia and other parts of the world are members of AOGS
• The research work by Dr. Debasish Haldar and co-workers on “Mopping up the Oil, Metal, and Fluoride Ions from Water " published in ACS Omega 2017, volume 2, pp. 6878-6887 gets highlighted in The Hindu and Chemical & Engineering News
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