Dr. Neeladri Das
Dr. Neeladri Das fb
Associate Professor
Ph.D, University of Utah, U.S.A.
Ph: +91-6115-233023, Short CV
Research Areas : Inorganic and Organometallic Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Polymer (Porous Organic Polymers - POPs) and Materials Chemistry (including Metal-Organic Frameworks - MOFs)
Ph.D Students :
Atikur Hassan
Atikur Hassan
Arnab Chakraborty
Arnab Chakraborty
Sk Abdul Wahed
Sk Abdul Wahed
Research Associate :
Former Group Members :
Ph.D IIT Patna 2014
Ph.D IIT Patna 2017
Ph.D IIT Patna 2018
Achintya Jana
Ph.D IIT Patna 2018
Ranajit Bera
Ph.D IIT Patna 2019
Khushwant Singh
Ph.D IIT Patna
Mosim Ansari
Ph.D IIT Patna
Ph.D IIT Patna

CSIR-RA: 2020-2023
  • Amit K. Jaiswal (M.Tech. Nano Sc. & Tech. – 2015)
  • Charu Meena (B.Tech. Chem. Sc. & Tech. – 2018)
  • Vishvesh Narain Rai (B.Tech. Chem. Sc. & Tech. – 2018)
  • Santu Goswami (M.Sc. Chemistry – 2019): Ph.D. Research Scholar, IISER Kolkata
  • Amit Meena (B.Tech. Chem. Sc. & Tech. – 2019)
  • B. Vidya Sagar (B.Tech. Chem. Sc. & Tech. – 2019): ONGC, A Maharatna Company
  • Kamaljeet Kundu (M.Sc. Chemistry – 2020)
  • Ankur Yadav (M.Sc. Chemistry - 2021)
  • Prince (M.Sc. Chemistry - 2022): Ph.D. Research Scholar, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
  • Sohom Chandra (M.Sc. Chemistry - 2022): Ph.D. Research Scholar, University of Oklahoma, Norman
  • Abhinav Srivastava (M.Sc. Chemistry - 2023)
  • Sayan Kumar Biswas (M.Sc. Chemistry - 2023): Ph.D. Research Scholar, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Professional Experience :
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of California, Irvine,USA, 2007
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, TU Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany, 2008
Awards & Honours :
Sponsored projects :
TitleSponsored byStatus
“Construction of Highly Porous .. Organic Linkers” Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India. Completed
“DNA supramolecular self assembly for construction of functional nanostructures” Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India (Co-PI) Completed
“Design and Synthesis of … Polymers” Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India. Completed
Teaching :
  • CH-001: (Preparatory Chemistry I)
  • CH-002: (Preparatory Chemistry II)
  • CH-101: (Chemistry for 1st year B-Tech Students)
  • CH-102: (Chemistry for 1st year B-Tech Students)
  • CH-103: (Chemistry for 1st year)
  • CH-110: (Chemistry Laboratory for 1st year B-Tech Students)
  • CH-204: (Polymer Chemistry for B.Tech. Students)
  • CH-202: Inorganic Chemistry
  • CH-301: Industrial Chemistry
  • CH-307: Analytical Techniques in Chemistry
  • CH-310: Chemical Technology Lab II
  • CH-425: Chemistry of s- and p-block elements (for 1st year M.Sc. students)
  • CH-426: Chemistry of Transition Metals (for 1st year M.Sc. students)
  • CH-440: Inorganic Chemistry Lab (M.Sc. course)
  • CH-502: (Supramolecular Chemistry (Elective course for M. Tech. Students)
  • NT-513: (Nanomaterial Synthesis and Device Fabrication Laboratory (M. Tech. Students)
  • CH-525: Organometallic and Bioinorganic Chemistry of Transition Metals
  • CH-701: (Supramolecular Chemistry, for PhD students)
Publications :
  • Triptycene based 1,2,3-Triazole linked Network Polymers (TNPs) : Small Gas Storage and Selective CO2 Capture, Snehasish Mondal and Neeladri Das, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, Accepted Manuscript, DOI: 10.1039/C5TA06939D.
  • Bhowmick, S., Chakraborty, S., Das, A., Nallapeta, S., and Das, N.*; Pyrazine Motif Containing Hexagonal Macrocycles: Synthesis, Characterization, and Host–Guest Chemistry with Nitro Aromatics, Inorg.Chem., DOI information: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.5b01156.
  • Mondal, S.; and Das, N.*; Synthesis of Triptycene Based Non-Conjugated Polytriazole: Temperature Dependent Regioselectivity and Host-Guest Interaction with Nitroaromatics, Polymer, DOI information: 10.1016/j.polymer.2015.08.022.
  • Bhowmick, S.; Chakraborty, S.; Das, A.; Rajamohanan, P.R.; Das, N.*; Pyrazine Based Organometallic Complex: Synthesis, Characterization and Supramolecular Chemistry, Inorg. Chem., 2015,
  • Chakraborty, S.; Bhowmick, S.; Ma, J.; Tan, H.; Das, N.; Size Dependent Effect of New Organometallic Triptycene Tectons on the Dimension of Self-Assembled Macrocycles, Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers, 2015, 2, 290- 297.
  • Mondal, S.; and Das, N.; Triptycene based organosoluble polyamides: synthesis, characterization and study of the effect of chain flexibility on morphology, RSC Adv., 2014,4, 61383-61393.
  • Kumari, R.; Bhowmick, S.; Das, N.; Das, P., Binding and interaction of di- and tri-substituted organometallic triptycene palladium complexes with DNA, J. Biol. Inorg. Chem., 2014, DOI 10.1007/s00775-014-1180-z.
  • Chakraborty, S.; Mondal, S.; Bhowmick, S.; Ma, J.; Tan, H.; Neogi, S.; Das, N.; Triptycene based organometallic complexes: a new class of acceptor synthons for supramolecular ensembles, Dalton Trans., 2014,43, 13270-13277.
  • Synthesis, characterization and DNA interaction studies of new triptycene derivatives, Sourav Chakraborty, Snehasish Mondal, Rina Kumari, Sourav Bhowmick, Prolay Das, and Neeladri Das, Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2014, 10, 1290–1298.
  • Khutia, A.; Shen, W. Z.; Das, N.; Sanz Miguel, P. J.; Lippert B., Rationalizing the formation and versatility of multinuclear metal complexes of bis (1-methyluracil-5-yl) methane as hybrids between classical calix arenes and metallacalixaromatics, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2014, 417, 274-286
  • Chakraborty, S., Mondal, S., Das N., Triptycene Based Chemosensors for Selective Detection of Mercury (II)/Iron (III) in Aqueous Medium, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2014, 413, 214-220
  • Singh, O. M.; Devi, L. R.; Das, N., Synthesis of 2,6-diaminopyridine substituted α-oxoketene S,N-acetals: Crystal structure and hydrogen bonding interactions, J. Chem. Sci., 2013, 125(5), 1103–1107.
  • Mondal, S.; Chakraborty, S.; Bhowmick, S.; Das, N., Synthesis of Triptycene-Based Organosoluble, Thermally Stable, and Fluorescent Polymers: Efficient Host–Guest Complexation with Fullerene, Macromolecules, 2013, 46(17), 6824–6831
  • Chakraborty, S.; Mondal, S.; Li, Q.; Das, N., Synthesis and characterization of triptycene based tripods and design of a metallasupramolecular cage, Tetrahedron Lett., 2013; 54(13), 1681-1685.
  • Chakraborty S.; Miguel, P. J. S.; Albertí, F. M.; Das N., Construction of Preorganized Uracil Based Polytopic Tectons for Hydrogen-bonded Supramolecular Architectures, J. Mol. Struct., 2012; 99-105.
  • Das, N.; Miguel, P. J. S, Khutia, A.; Lazar, M.; Lippert, B.; Hybrids between classical and metallacalix[4]arenes based on uracil and cis-PtIIL2 entities (L = PPh3 or L2 = 2,2’-bipyridine); Dalton Trans., 2009; 9120-9122.
  • Canham, S. M.; Bass, J. Y.; Navarro, O.; Lim, S-G.; Das, N.; Blum, S A.; Towards the Single-Molecule Investigation of Organometallic Reaction Mechanisms: Single-Molecule Imaging of Fluorophore-Tagged Palladium(II) Complexes; Organometallics. 2008; 27(10); 2172-2175.
  • Yang, H. –B.; Das, N.; Huang, F.; Hawkridge, A. M.; Muddiman, D. C.; Stang, P. J.; “Molecular Architecture via Coordination:Self-Assembly of Nanoscale Hexagonal Metallodendrimers with Designed Building Blocks”; J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2006; 128(31); 10014-10015.
  • Jude, H.; Sinclair, D.; Das, N.; Sherburn, M. S.; Stang, P. J.; “Self-Assembly of Supramolecular Platinum Complexes with bis-Pyridyl Cavitands”; J. Org. Chem. 2006; 71(11); 4155-4163.
  • Das, N.; Ghosh, A.; Singh, O. M.; Stang, P. J., “Facile Synthesis of Enantiopure Chiral Molecular Rectangles Exhibiting Induced Circular Dichroism”; Org. Lett. 2006; 8(8); 1701-1704.
  • Das, N.; Stang, P. J.; Arif, A. M.; Campana, C. F., “Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Carborane Containing Neutral, Self-Assembled Pt-Metallacycles.”; J. Org. Chem.; 2005; 70(25); 10440-10446.
  • Das, N.; Ghosh, A.; Arif, A. M.; Stang, P. J., “Self-Assembly of Neutral Platinum Based Supramolecular Ensembles Incorporating Oxocarbon Dianions and Oxalate”; Inorg. Chem.; 2005; 44(20); 7130-7137.
  • Das, N.; Arif, A. M.; Stang, P. J.; Sieger, M.; Sarkar, B.; Kaim, W.; Fiedler, J., “Self Assembly of Heterobimetallic Neutral Macrocycles Incorporating Ferrocene Spacer Groups: Spectroelectrochemical Analysis of the Double Two-Electron Oxidation of a Molecular Rectangle”; Inorg. Chem.; 2005; 44(16); 5798-5804.
  • Addicott, C.; Das, N.; Stang, P. J., “Self-Recognition in the Coordination Driven Self-Assembly of 2-D Polygons.”; Inorg. Chem.; 2004; 43(17); 5335-5338.
  • Das, N.; Mukherjee, P. S.; Arif, A. M.; Stang, P. J., “Facile Self-Assembly of Predesigned Neutral 2D Pt-Macrocycles via a New Class of Rigid Oxygen Donor Linkers”; J. Am. Chem. Soc.; 2003; 125(46); 13950-13951.
  • Das, N; Gupta, S; Mazumdar, S., “Direct Observation of Release of Cytochrome c from Lipid-Encapsulated Protein by Peroxide and Superoxide: A Possible Mechanism for Drug-Induced Apoptosis.” Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun.; 2001; 286(2); 311-314.
Conferences Attended :
  • National Symposium on Convergence of Chemistry & Materials (CCM-2023) Organized by the Department of Chemistry: January 6 - 7, Chemistry Department, BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus
  • 13th International Virtual Conference on Advancements in Polymeric Materials (APM) 2022, organized by School of Advanced Research in Petrochemicals (SARP) - Advanced Research School of Technology & Product Simulation (ARSTPS), Chennai, R&D wing of Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology (CIPET): March 8 - 12
  • National Seminar of The Indian Science Congress Association Kolkata, ISCA Patna Chapter, organized by Langat Singh College (B.R.A Bihar University), Muzaffarpur : 3rd- 4th December 2021
  • 18th biennial international symposium on “Modern Trends in Inorganic Chemistry” (MTIC-XVIII) - (Short Invited Lecture)
  • Fifth International Conference on Polymer Processing and Characterization (ICPPC – 2019) on 11-13 October 2019 at Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India (Invited Talk)
  • 6th EuCheMS (The European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences) conference on Nitrogen Ligands held in Beaune France (13-17th Sept, 2015).
  • MACRO 2015 (an international symposium on Polymer Science and Technology,at IACS, Kolkata, between 23rd-26th January, 2015 (invited lecture)
  • "International Conference on Polymers and Allied Materials" (ICPAM-2014) held in Patna (30-31st May, 2014).
  • 15th Asian Chemical Congress (15ACC) 2013 held in Singapore (Aug 19-23, 2013).
  • 5th EuCheMS Conference on Nitrogen Ligands” organized jointly by European Association for Chemical and Molecular Sciences and the University of Granada, Spain (4th-8th September, 2011).
Invited Lecture :
  • National Symposium on Convergence of Chemistry & Materials (CCM-2023) Organized by the Department of Chemistry: January 6 - 7, Chemistry Department, BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus
  • Keynote lecture at 13th International Virtual Conference on Advancements in Polymeric Materials (APM) 2022, organized by CIPET – 09.03.2022
  • Keynote speaker at National Seminar of The Indian Science Congress Association Kolkata, ISCA Patna Chapter, organized by Langat Singh College (B.R.A Bihar University), Muzaffarpur – 03.12.2021
  • DBT Star College Scheme, Dept. of Chemistry and Dept. of Biotechnology, Patna Science College, Patna University (23.01.2020)
  • Modern Trends in Inorganic Chemistry (MTIC-XVIII) – IIT Guwahati (11.12.2019)
  • Fifth International Conference on Polymer Processing and Characterization (ICPPC – 2019) - Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India (11.10.2019)
  • MACRO 2015 - IACS, Kolkata (24.01. 2015)