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Mrinmoy Karmakar


Mrinmoy Karmakar

Post Doctoral Fellow, Chemical Engineering

  • M.Sc.: University of Calcutta, 2015
  • PhD: University of Calcutta, 2022

Email: mrinmoy.k -AT- iitgn.ac.in

Website : https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mrinmoy-Karmakar

  • Work experience

    • Post Doctoral Fellow, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India, (29th August 2022 to present)

  • Selected Publications

    1. Nayan Ranjan Singha,* Mrinmoy Karmakar, Manas Mahapatra, Himarati Mondal, Arnab Dutta, Mousumi Deb, Madhushree Mitra, Chandan Roy, and Pijush Kanti Chattopadhyay. An in situ Approach for the Synthesis of a Gum Ghatti-g-Interpenetrating Terpolymer Network Hydrogel for the High-Performance Adsorption Mechanism Evaluation of Cd(II), Pb(II), Bi(III) and Sb(III). Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2018, 6, 8078–8100.
    2. Mrinmoy Karmakar, Manas Mahapatra, Arnab Dutta, Pijush Kanti Chattopadhyay, and Nayan Ranjan Singha*. Fabrication of Semisynthetic Collagenic Materials for Mere/ Synergistic Adsorption: A Model Approach of Determining Dye Allocation by Systematic Characterization. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2017, 102, 438– 456.
    3. Nayan Ranjan Singha, * Mrinmoy Karmakar, Manas Mahapatra, Himarati Mondal, Arnab Dutta Chandan Roy, and Pijush Kanti Chattopadhyay. Systematic Synthesis of Pectin-g-(Sodium Acrylate-co-N-Isopropylacrylamide) Interpenetrating Polymer Network for Superadsorption of Dyes/M(II): Determination of Physicochemical Changes in Loaded Hydrogels. Polymer Chemistry 2017, 8, 3211–3237.
    4. Mrinmoy Karmakar, Himarati Mondal, Manas Mahapatra, Pijush Kanti Chattopadhyay, Sandipan Chatterjee, and Nayan Ranjan Singha*. Pectin-Grafted Terpolymer Superadsorbent via N–H Activated Strategic Protrusion of Monomer for Removals of Cd(II), Hg(II), and Pb(II). Carbohydrate Polymers 2019, 206, 778–791.
    5. Mrinmoy Karmakar, Himarati Mondal, Tanmoy Ghosh, Pijush Kanti Chattopadhyay, Dilip K. Maiti, and Nayan Ranjan Singha*. Chitosan-Grafted Tetrapolymer using Two Monomers: pH-Responsive High-Performance Removals of Cu (II), Cd (II), Pb (II), Dichromate, and Biphosphate and Analyses of Adsorbed Microstructures. Environmental Research 2019, 179, 108839.

  • Awards

    • Junior Research Fellow, DST-INSPIRE, Government of India (April, 2017)
    • Senior Research Fellow, DST-INSPIRE, Government of India (April, 2018; promoted to JRF to SRF after completion of one year because of the extraordinary performance through the recommendation of the expert committee headed by Professor Brindaban Chandra Ranu, INSA Honorary Scientist, School of Chemical Sciences, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur, Kolkata, West Bengal, India)
    • UGC-CSIR NET (June 2014, December 2014, and June 2015)
    • GATE (2015)