Raman Centre for Atomic,Optical and Molecular Physics
Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science
Jadavpur, Kolkata-700032, India
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Tel: +91-33-2473 4971 (Ext-779)


Assistant Professor at IACS since November 2008
Post-doctoral Associate: Stanford University, California, USA 2005-2008. Advisor: Prof. Charles B. Musgrave.
Ph. D. (2005): University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA Advisor: Henry F. Schaefer III.
M. Sc. (2001): Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
B. Sc. (1998): Presidency College, Calcutta University, Kolkata, India.

Research Interests:

De novo design of homogenous transition metal catalysts for conversion of natural gas.
Design of dye molecules for dye sensitized TiO2 based photovoltaic cells
Chemical  Hydrogen Storage
Bio-mimetic transition metal catalysis
Application towards energy research
Understanding Spin-Orbit coupling involving dioxygen and heavy metal centers in organometallic and bioinorganic systems
Studying potential energy surfaces of excited states of transition metal containing small molecules

Dr. Ankan Paul
Assistant Professor



 updated on June 16, 2009

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