Born: Contai, Medinipur, West Bengal
Ph. D. (Prof. Tapan Kanti Paine), Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, India, 2008-2012
Postdoctoral Research Scholar (Prof. Shinobu Itoh), Osaka University, Japan, 2013-2016.
Postdoctoral Research Scholar (Prof. Antoni Llobet), ICIQ – Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia, Spain, 2016-2017.
Assistant Professor: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, April 2017-Present
Postdoctoral fellowship from ICIQ International Postdoctoral Mobility Programme (ICIQ-IPMP), 2016, JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2014. Selected for Poster Slam presentation, AsBIC 7, 2014 Honorable Mention Awards of IUPAC Prizes for Young Chemists, 2013. Qualified National Eligibility Test (CSIR, Govt. of India), 2007.
Bioinspired inorganic chemistry, water oxidation catalyzed by transition metal complexes, nitrogen fixation, spectroscopic characterization of metastable reaction intermediates.