Dr. Kalyanasis Sahu
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Professional & Academic Profile:
Assistant Professor (August 2011-) Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India.
Post-doc. (Sept 2009-July 2011) Department of Chemistry, University of South Carolina, USA. (with Prof. Mark A. Berg)
Lecturer (Sept 2006-July 2008): Basirhat College, West Bengal, India.
Ph.D. (Chemistry) (Thesis Title: Solvation Dynamics in Binary and Complex Liquids; Supervisor: Prof. Kankan Bhattacharyya), IACS, Kolkata, 2008.
M.Sc. (Chemistry): University College of Science & Technology, Calcutta University, 2003.
B.Sc. (Chemistry): Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur, West Bengal, India, 2001.
Time-resolved Absorption and Fluorescence Spectroscopy.
Non-linear Spectroscopy at the air-liquid interfaces.
Photo-physics in self-organized media.
Multiple Population Period Transient Spectroscopy (MUPPETS).
Quantum dot, ionic liquids, proteins, lipid vesicles, sol-gel glass etc
K. Sahu, S. J. Kern, M. A. Berg; Heterogeneous Reaction Rates in an Ionic Liquid: Quantitative Results from Two-Dimensional Multiple Population-Period Transient Spectroscopy J. Phys. Chem. A 2011, 115, 7984.
K. Sahu, V. F. McNeill, K. B. Eisenthal; Effect of Salt on the Adsorption Affinity of an Aromatic Carbonyl Molecule to the Air−Aqueous Interface: Insight for Aqueous Environmental Interfaces; J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 18258.
A. Adhikari, K. Sahu, S. Dey, S. Ghosh, U. Mandal and K. Bhattacharyya; Femtosecond Solvation Dynamics in a neat Ionic Liquid and Ionic Liquid Microemulsion: Excitation Wavelength Dependence, J. Phys. Chem. B 2007, 111, 12809.