CSIR-Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute
A Unit of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

सीएसआईआर-केंद्रीय काँच एवं सिरामिक अनुसंधान संस्थान
वैज्ञानिक और औद्योगिक अनुसंधान परिषद की एक इकाई
(An ISO 9001:2015 Certified Institute)
Dr. Subrata Dasgupta
Senior Principal Scientist

Ceramic Membrane Division

Phone: (033) 24733496 (Ex. 3454)
FAX: +91-33-24730957
E-mail: sdasgupta@cgcri.res.in

M.Sc (Analytical Chemistry), Jadavpur University
M.Phil (Environmental Science), Jadavpur University
Ph.D (Sc.), Jadavpur University

Dr. Dasgupta joined CGCRI on 07.02.1995

Research Interest
  • Synthesis of nanomaterials for membrane applications
  • Synthesis of Inorganic and Organometallic compounds.
  • Reaction Mechanism and Catalysis
  • Energy efficiency and pollution control

Professional Career
  • 10 years Research Experiences as JRF, SRF, RA, PDF, Pool Officer before joining in CSIR
  • Research Scholar of Jadavpur University (1985 to 1990)
  • C.S.I.R Research Associate of Jadavpur University (1990 to 1991)
  • Post Doctoral Research Fellow of Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Technical University of Vienna, Austria, (1991 to 1992) C.S.I.R Pool Officer in Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute. (1992 to 1995)
  • Scientist C - F (1995 - till date)

  • National Scholar for achievement, 1981
  • National Junior Research Fellowship, 1985
  • C.S.I.R. Research Associateship, 1990
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship in Technical University of Vienna, Austria, 1991
  • C.S.I.R Pool Officer, 1992

Selected Publications
Publications: Summary: In SCI Journals: 32; In Conference Proceedings: 17;
Selected papers:
  1. K. Mandal, D. Bhattacharjee, P. S. Roy, S. K. Bhattacharya* and S Dasgupta*; “Room temperature synthesis of Pd-Cu nanoalloy catalyst with enhanced electrocatalytic activity for the methanol oxidation reaction”: Applied Catalysis A: General, 492, 2015, 100-106
  2. P. Mukherjee, P. S. Roy, K.Mandal, D. Bhattacharjee, S. Dasgupta*, S. K. Bhattacharya “Improved catalysis of room temperature synthesized Pd-Cu alloy nanoparticles for anodic oxidation of ethanol in alkaline media”; Electrochimica Acta, 154, 2015, 447-455
  3. K. Mandal, D. Bhattacharjee and S. Dasgupta*;” Synthesis of nanoporous PdAg nanoalloy for hydrogen generation from formic acid at room temperature”; International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 40 (2015) 4786-4793
  4. D. Bhattacharjee, K. Mandal and S. Dasgupta*; “High performance nickel palladium nanocatalyst for hydrogen generation from alkaline hydrous hydrazine at room temperature”; Journal of Power Sources 287 (2015) 96-99
  5. Marakkar Kutty P V and S. Dasgupta* ; Low Temperature Synthesis of Nanocrystalline Magnesium Aluminate Spinel by a soft chemical method; Ceramics International; 39(2013)7891-7894.

Patents filed / Granted

Summary: 9 (Indian)

Landmark Research Contribution
  • Synthesis of multiferroic perovskite and spinnel materials by solution evaporation method
  • Designing of energy efficient coal fired low thermal mass kiln with pollution control
  • Developed bi and trimetallic catalysts for Hydrogen storage materials
  • Developed Ceramic supported Pd membrane for hydrogen separation
  • Developed Cetamic ollow Fibre Membrane

PhD Supervision
Summary: Completed (1), Ongoing (2)
Research Topic:
1. Chemistry of synthesis of nano materials useful in the field of gas separation 2. Clean Energy Technology for hydrogen generation and separation

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