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Kalyan Sadhu
Kalyan Sadhu Assistant Professor sadhufcy[at] +91-1332-284811 Website
Areas of Interest
  • Chemical Biology, Metal-DNA interaction, Detection of ionic species within biological cell, Nanochemistry
Professional Background
2014Till DateAssistant ProfessorIIT Roorkee
20132014Postdoctoral fellowUniversity of Geneva, Switzerland
20112013Postdoctoral fellowStrasbourg University, France
20092011Specially Appointed Assistant ProfessorOsaka University, Japan
Honors and Awards
Global Center of Excellence (GCOE) FellowshipOsaka University, Japan2009-2011
Junior and Senior Research Fellow (SRF), CSIR, IndiaIIT Kanpur2004-2009
Cunninghum Memorial PrizePresidency College, Kolkata2004
Priyadaranjan Ray Memorial PrizePresidency College, Kolkata2004
Sir Upendranath Brahmachari Memorial PrizePresidency College, Kolkata2004
Sivatos Mukherjee Memorial Silver MedalPresidency College, Kolkata2004
Educational Details
Ph.D.ChemistryIIT Kanpur2009
M.Sc.ChemistryCalcutta University2004
B.Sc. (H)ChemistryCalcutta University2002
Sponsored Research Projects
TopicFunding AgencyYear
DNA ChemistryIIT Roorkee2014
Fluorescence SensingSERB-DST2015
  • Chemical Research Society of India, Life member
  • American Chemical Society, Member
Teaching Engagements
TitleCourse CodeClass NameSemester
B.Tech. Chemistry LabCY 001Under GraduateAutumn
Coordination ChemistryCYN-509Post GraduateAutumn
Crystal and Molecular StructureCYN-651Post GraduateAutumn
Frontier in Inorganic BiochemistryCYN-691Post GraduateAutumn
Advanced LaboratoryCYN-601Post GraduateAutumn
DissertationCYN-701APost GraduateAutumn
B.Tech Chemistry LabCY 002Under GraduateSpring
General ChemistryCY 008Under GraduateSpring
Frontiers in Inorganic BiochemistryCY 691Post GraduateSpring
Inorganic Chemistry LabCY 542Post GraduateSpring
Analysis of Foods and DrugsCY 752Post GraduateSpring
ProjectCYN-602Post GraduateSpring
Projects and Thesis Supervised
Title of ProjectNames of Students
Design and Synthesis of Fluorogenic Probe Library for Magnesium (II)Subrata Hazra
Synthesis of Nanobridge Nanoparticle for Drug DeliveryYogeshwar K. Masirkar
Synthesis of Gold(I) based Metallodrug for Rheumatoid ArthritisPiyush Kumar Verma
Synthesis and Characterization of Gold Nanomaterials via Iron based ReductionRitesh Sankhla
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Shahbaz Ahmad LoneDNA Chemistry
MeenaxiDrug delivery
Special Lectures Delivered
Protein and nucleic acid studies: a perspective of bioimagingIIT Roorkee16/07/2015
Books Authored

Encyclopedia of Metalloproteins, Springer Science + Business Media, USA, 2013, 2523.

Refereed Journal Papers

Selected Five publications:

4. Chem. Commun. 201753, Just Accepted 

3. Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 6199. 

2. ACS Cent. Sci. 2016, 2, 394. 

1. Chem. Commun. 201551, 16664.