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Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
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Short Bio-data
Ph. D. (1993): Jadavpur University, India.
Post-Doc. (1993-1994): Tokyo University, Japan.
Post-Doc. (1994-1995): RIKEN, Japan.
Visiting Scientist (Feb.-April, 1998): The Hebrew University, Israel.
Research Associate (2000-2002): University at Buffalo, USA

Position:
Senior Professor : Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (2014-till date)
Professor : Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (2010-2014)
Associate Professor: Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (2006-2009).
Scientist: Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute (1996-2005)

Honours and Awards:
Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences (FASc), India, 2016
Fellow of the National Academy of Sciences (FNASc), India, 2015
Board member of the International Conference on Luminescence (ICL)
Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014
“C.N.R. Rao National Prize for Chemical Research award” -2014
“DAE-SRC Outstanding Investigators Award” 2012.
A.V. Rama Rao Foundation Prize in Chemistry, 2012 
Fellow of the West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology, 2011 
AsiaNANO 2010 Award, Asian Conference on Nanoscience & Nanotechnology, Japan, 2010 
CRSI Bronze Medal, Chemical Research Society, India, 2010 
Ramanujan Fellowship, DST, 2007 
MRSI Medal, Materials Research Society, India, 2006 
Malaviya Award, The Indian Ceramic Society, 2005 
Dr. R. L. Thakur Memorial Award, Indian Ceramic Society, 1997 
Young Scientist Award, Indian Science Congress Association, 1997 

Editorial Board Member:
Member of Editorial Advisory Board, Journal of Physical Chemistry (A, B and C) and Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (ACS Journal).
Member of Editorial Advisory Board, Nanoscale (RSC Journal
Member of Editorial Board, Reviews in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 
Member of Editorial Board, J. Nanoengineering and Nanomanufacturing 
Member of Editorial Board, Reviews in Advanced Sciences and Engineering
Member of Editorial Board, Transction Indian Ceramic Society 
Member of Editorial Board, ISRN Nanotechnology 
Guest Editor, A Special Issue on “Optical Nanomaterials: Challenges and Opportunities”, Science of Advanced Materials.(http://www.aspbs.com/sam)
 

Prof. Amitava Patra, FRSC, FNASc, FASc
 Senior Professor & Head
Associate Dean (Administration & Finance)
 

 

             Total Publications = 179
           Total Citations > 5600
           h-Index = 42

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