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Dr. Parimal Paul

Dr. Parimal Paul

Emeritus Scientist

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Dr. Parimal Paul

Emeritus Scientist

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1. Metal complexes of sulfur-nitrogen chelating agents. Part 12. The chemistry of Ni(II), palladium(II) and copper (II) complexes of N2S2 and N3S2 donor system; R. Roy, P. Paul and K. Nag; Trans. Met. Chem., 1984, 9,152.

2. Metal complexes of sulfur-nitrogen chelating agents. Part 13. Synthesis and characterization of copper(II) complexes with some monoprotic tridentate ligands; P. Paul, R. Roy and K. Nag; Ind. J. Chem., 1984, 23A, 572.

3. Metal complexes of sulfur-nitrogen chelating agents.  Part 14. Synthesis and      characterization of copper(II), cobalt(II), and cobalt(III) complexes of the tetradentate Schiff bases having ONNS donor site; S. K. Mondal, P. Paul, R. Roy and K. Nag; Trans.  Met. Chem. 1984, 9, 247.

4. Sulfur-nitrogen bonded metal chelates. Part 15.  Dipolar cycloaddition reactions of some Ni(II) and Pd(II) Azido Complexes; P. Paul, S. Chakladar and K. Nag; J. Ind. Chem. Soc., (Diamond Jubilee commemoration Volume LXII), 1985, 933.

5. Sulfur-nitrogen bonded metal chelates. Part 16.  Reactivities of coordinated nitriles in the Nickel(II) complexes [Ni(SNN)(NCR)](ClO4) with alcohols amines, and different nucleophiles: Synthesis, characterization and stereochemistry of imino-ether, amide and amidine complexes; P. Paul and K. Nag; Inorg. Chem., 1987, 26, 1586.

6. Sulfur-nitrogen bonded metal chelates. Part 18.  1,3-dipolar cycloadditios of coordinated azide in Nickel(II) complexes of the types [Ni(SNN)(N3)] and [(SNN)Ni(N3)Ni(NNS)](ClO4); P. Paul and K. Nag; Inorg. Chem., 1987, 26, 2969.

7. Sulfur-nitrogen bonded metal chelates. Part 17. Reaction of alcohols with the coordinated nitrile in Nickel(II) complexes [NiL(NCR)](ClO4)  (L = a S,N,N-tridentate anion ; R = Me, Et, or Ph ); P. Paul and K. Nag; J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1988, 2373.

8. Sulfur-nitrogen bonded metal chelates. Part 19. Electrochemical studies of some Nickel(II) complexes of the type [Ni(NNS)(Heterocycle)-] and [Ni2(NNS)2-(Heterocycle)-](ClO4); S. K. Mandal, P. Paul and K. Nag; J. Chem. Res(s), 1988, 36.

9. Stereochemical aspects of the cycloaddition reaction products of the coordinated azide in palladium complexes; P. Paul, S. Chakladar and   K. Nag; Inorg. Chim. Acta., 1990, 170, 27.

10. Electrochemical studies of some Nickel(II) complexes of the type [Ni(NNS)(CN)] and [Ni2 (NNS)-m-(CN)](ClO4): Generation of Ni(I) species; P. Paul, S. K. Mandal, R. Das  and  K. Nag; Ind. J. Chem., 1990, 29A, 335.

11. Sterically promoted N2 bound tetraazolate complex formation in the 1, 3-dipolar cycloaddition of p-OMeC6H4CN to the coordinated azide in the palladium complex Pd(N-N-S)(N3)]:  X-ray crystal structure of [Pd(N-N-S)(N4C-p-OMe C6H4)]; R. Das, P. Paul, K. Nag and K. Venkatasubramanian; Inorg. Chim. Acta., 1991, 185, 221.

12. Organodipalladium(II) cyclometallates of the Schiff base, N-N’-diethyl-2,6-dialdimino benzene; S. Chakladar, P. Paul, and K. Nag; Polyhedron, 1991, 10, 1513.

13. Synthesis and reactions of cyclopalladated compounds derived from N,N-dialkyl benzene-1,3-dicarbaldimines  [Alkyl = Ethyl(H2L), Butyl or Octyl ] and N,N’-dibenzyl benzene-1,3-dicarbaldimine. X-ray crystal structure of [Pd2L’(py)4](ClO4)2 (py = Pyridine); S. Chakladar, P. Paul, K. Venkatasubramanian and K. Nag; J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1991, 2669.

14. Synthesis, characterization, structures and reactivities of dinuclear Cu(I) complexes of three new binucleating hexadentate ligands having N2P4 and N2As4 donor sites; M. M. Taqui Khan, P. Paul, K. Venkatasubramanian  and  S. Purohit. J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1991, 3405.

15. Synthesis and characterization of dinuclear Cu(I) complexes with two bimetallic hexadentate ligands having N2P4 donor sites. Crystal structure of [Cu2(BDPE) Cl2].2DMF; M. M. Taqui Khan, P. Paul, K. Venkatasubramanian and S. Purohit; Inorg. Chim. Acta., 1991, 183, 229.

16. Synthesis and structural Characterization of (a,a‘-bis(bis(2-(diphenylphosphino) ethyl)amino)ethane)bis(tetrahydroborato)dicopper(I): Hydrogen bridge attachment of tetrahydroborate group; M. M. Taqui Khan, P. Paul and K. Venkatasubramanian; Polyhedron, 1991, 10, 1827.

17. Synthesis and characterisation of mono and dinuclear Ru(II) complexes with hexadentate ligands having N2P4 and N2As4 donor atoms; M. M. Taqui Khan, P. Paul and S. Purohit; Inorg. Chim. Acta., 1991, 189, 165.

18. Different bonding mode of dimethylglyoxime towards Ru(II) ion:  Synthesis and structural characterisation of [RuIICl2(dmg-H2)(DMSO)2] and synthesis of [RuIICl(dmg-H2)2 (DMSO)]Cl and [RuII(dmg-H)(DMSO)2]; M. M. Taqui Khan, P. Paul  and  K. Venkatsubramanian; Ind. J. Chem., 1992, 31A, 17.

19. Carboxylate bridging of amino acids in dinuclear macrocyclic Nickel(II) complexes; R. Das, K. K. Nanda, K. Venkatasubramanian, P. Paul and  K. Nag; J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1992, 1253.

20. Electrochemical studies of dinuclear Cu(I) complexes with ligands having N2P4 and N2As4 donor sites:   Generation of Cu(II)-Cu(I) mixed valence species; M. M. Taqui Khan and P. Paul; Polyhedron, 1992, 11, 805.

21. Synthesis of the monooxoruthenium(V) complexes containing the amino-polycarboxylic acid ligands EDTA and PDTA and their reactivities in the oxidation of organic substrates.  X-ray structure of K[RuIII(EDTA-H)Cl] 2H2O and K[RuIII(PDTA-H)Cl]. 0.5H2O; M. M. Taqui Khan, D. Chatterjee, R.R. Merchant, P. Paul, S. H. R. Abdi, D. Srinivas, M. R. H. Siddiqui, M. A. Moiz, M. M. Bhadbhade and K. Venkatasubramanian; Inorg. Chem., 1992, 31, 2711.

22. Dioxygen affinities of some ruthenium (III) Schiff base complexes; M. M. Taqui Khan, S. A. Mirza, Z. A. Shaikh, Ch. Sreelatha, P. Paul, R.S. Shukla, D. Srinivas, A. Prakash Rao, S. H. R. Abdi, S. D. Bhatt and G. Ramachandraiah; Polyhedron,1992, 11, 1821.

23. The X-ray structure of a tetra-tertiaryaminophenolato macrocyclic ligands; K. Venkatasubramanian, P. Paul, K. K. Nanda, B. Adhikari and K. Nag; Acta. crystallogr. sect. C, 1992, C48, 1440.

24. Cyano bridged heterodinuclear complexes of Ni(II) and Pd(II). A disordered structure for linkage isomer [LPd-CN-NiL](ClO4); P. Paul, R. Das, K. Nag, E. J. Gabe and J. P. Charland; Can. J. Chem., 1992, 70, 2461.

25. Synthesis of dinucleating macrocyclic ligands containing aza, amide and phenol moieties (H4L1, 2) and the crystal structure of [H4L2].H2O; B. Adhikari, K. K. Nanda,  R. Das,  K. Venkatasubramanian, P. Paul  and K. Nag; J. Chem. Res. (S), 1992, 332, (M) 1992, 2755.

26. Structural characterization of the doubly cyclopalladated complex [Pd2L(2-H)-(BTA)2] derived from N, N’-diethylbenzene-1,3-dicarbaldimine (L) and benzolyl trifluoroacetone; K. K. Nanda, K. Nag, K. Venkatasubramanian  and  P. Paul; Inorg. Chim. Acta., 1992, 196, 195.

27. Doubly cyclopalladated complexes of N,N,N’,N’-tetraethyl benzene-1,3-bis- (methyalamine); S. Chakladar, P. Paul, A. K. Mukherjee, S. K. Dutta, K. K. Nanda, D. Podder, K. Nag; J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1992, 3119.

28. Synthesis and structural characterization of a dinuclear Cu(I) complex, [Cu2(PXBDPA)Cl2]; M. M. Taqui Khan, Ch. Sreelatha, P. Paul and K. Venkatasubramanian; Ind. J. Chem., 1993, 32A, 143.

29. Reaction of a Dinuclear copper(I) complex derived from a hexadentate ligand having N2As4 donor sites. Crystal structure of [Cu2(BDAE)(PPh3)2 Cl2]; P. Paul, and K. Venkatasubramanian; Polyhedron, 1993, 12, 835.

30. Synthesis, characterisation and electrochemical studies of mono- and dinuclear complexes of Ni(II) and Co(II) with hexadentate ligands having N2P4 donor atoms. Crystal structure of [Ni(BDPE)](ClO4)2.CH2Cl2; P. Paul, and K. Venkatasubra-manian, S. Purohit; J. Coord. Chem., 1993, 28, 279.

31. Formation of mixed spin-state macrocyclic dinickel(II) complexes through variation of hole size; K. K. Nanda,  R. Das,  K. Venkatasubramanian  P. Paul  and  K. Nag; J. Chem.  Soc. Dalton Trans., 1993, 2515.

32. Dinuclear Ruthenium (III) complexes and their reactions with CO and NOCl:  Synthesis, characterization and electrochemical studies; P. Paul; Polyhedron, 1993, 12, 2057.

33. Synthesis and electronic characterization of discrete Buckministerfulleride salts:  C602- and C603-; P. Bhyrappa, P. Paul, J. Stinchcombe, P. D. W. Boyd and C. A. Reed; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1993, 115, 11004.

34. Ordered structure of a distorted C602- fulleride ion; P. Paul, Z. Xie, R. Bau, P.  D. W. Boyd and C. A. Reed; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1994, 116, 4145.

35. Magneto-structural correlation in macrocyclic dinickel(II) complexes. Tuning of spin exchange by varying stereochemistry and auxiliary ligands; K. K. Nanda, R. Das, L. K. Thompson, K. Venkatasubramanian, P. Paul and K. Nag; Inorg. Chem.,1994, 33, 1188.

36. The C602- fulleride ion; P. D. W. Boyd, P. Bhyrappa, P. Paul, J. Stinchcombe, R. D. Bolskar, Y. Sun and C. A. Reed; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 1995, 117, 2907.

37. Synthesis and characterization of dinuclear platinum group metal complexes of hexadentate ligand a,a’-bis(bis(2-(diphenylphosphino)-ethyl)amino)-m-xylene; P. Paul, B. Tyagi; Polyhedron, 1996, 15, 675.

38. Synthesis, characterization and reactivities of dinuclear rhodium(I) complexes of a hexadentate ligand N,N,N’,N’-tetrakis[2-(diphenylphosphino)ethyl]thane)-1,2-diamine; P. Paul and  B. Tyagi; J. Coord. Chem., 1996, 40, 213.

39. Predominance of electron-withdrawing effect over angular strain in the metal promoted hydrolysis of 2,4,6-tris(2-pyridyl)-1,3,5-triazine; P. Paul, B. Tyagi, M. M. Bhadbhade and  E. Suresh; J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1997, 2273.

40. Synthesis and characterization of rhodium complexes containing 2,4,6-tris(2-pyridyl)-1,3,5-triazine and its metal-promoted hydrolytic products: potential uses of the new complexes in electrocatalytic  reduction  of  carbon  dioxide; P. Paul, B. Tyagi, A. K. Bilakhiya, M. M. Bhadbhade, E. Suresh and G. Ramachandraiah; Inorg. Chem., 1998, 37, 5733.

41. Stable mononuclear rhodium(II) polypyridyl complexes: Synthesis, spectroscopic and structural characterization; P. Paul, B. Tyagi, A. K. Bilakhiya, M. M. Bhadbhade, E. Suresh; J. Chem. Soc. Dalton Trans., 1999, 2009.

42. Metal-assisted unusual hydroxylation at the carbon atom of the triazine ring in dinuclear ruthenium(II) and osmium(II) complexes bridged by 2,4,6-tris(2-pyridyl)-1,3,5-triazine: synthesis, structural characterization, stereochemistry and electrochemical studies; P. Paul, B. Tyagi, A. K. Bilakhiya, P. Dastidar and E. Suresh; Inorg. Chem., 2000, 39, 14.

43. Photooxidation of some nickel(II) macrocyclic complexes in non-aqueous solvents. T. Dhanasekaran, P. Paul and P. Natarajan; J. Photochem. Photobio., 2000, 131, 75.

44. Dinuclear ruthenium(II) and/or osmium(II) complexes of bipyridyl ligands bridged by rigid spacers: Synthesis, characterization, electrochemical behavior and luminescence properties; K. Bilakhiya,  B. Tyagi  and P. Paul; Polyhedron, 2000, 19, 1233.

45. The origin of the ‘spike’ in the EPR spectrum of C60-; P. Paul, R. D. Bolskar, A. M. Clark and C. A. Reed; Chem. Commu., 2000, 1229.

46. Ruthenium, osmium and rhodium complexes of polypyridyl ligands: Metal-promoted reactivities, electrochemical and photophysical studies; P. Paul; Proc. Indian Acad. Sci.  2002, 114, 269.

47. Artifacts in EPR spectra of C60 fullerene ions.  Inevitable C120O impurity; P. Paul, K-C. Kim, D. Sun, P. D. W. Boyd, C. A. Reed; J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2002, 124, 4394.

49. Photoinduced and chemical oxidation of coordinated imine to amide in isomeric osmium(II) complexes of n-arylpyridine-2-carboxaldimines: Synthesis, characteri-zation, electron transfer properties and structural studies; K. Ghosh, K. K. Kamar, P. Paul, S.-M. Peng, G.-H. Lee and S. Goswami; Inorg. Chem., 2002, 41, 6343. 48. Di- and tetranuclear ruthenium(II) and/or osmium(II) complexes of polypyridyl ligands bridged by a fully conjugated aromatic spacer: Synthesis, characterization, electrochemical and photophysical studies; K. Bilakhiya, B. Tyagi, P. Paul and P. Natarajan; Inorg. Chem., 2002, 41, 3830.

50. Direct observation of localized excitation in the lowest excited triplet state of fullerene dimmers C120 and C120­O by means of time-resolved electron paramagnetic resonance; S. Yamauchi, T. Funaya-ma, Y. Ohba. P. Paul, C. A. Reed, K. Fujiwara and K. Komatsu; Chem. Phys. Lett., 2002, 363,199.

51. Synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and photophysical studies of tetranuclear ruthenium(II) complexes with two new spacers containing four 1,10-phenanthroline units as donor; P. Paul, B. Tyagi and P. Natarajan; Ind. J. Chem.(invited paper, Diamond Jubilee year of CSIR). 2003, 42A, 2283.

52. Selective extraction of alkali metal ions from bittern using picrate anion and crown ethers as ligand: An experimental and theoretical study; P. Agnihotri, B. Ganguly, Suresh E., P. Paul and P. K. Ghosh; Ind. J. Chem.(invited paper, Diamond Jubilee year of CSIR) 2003, 42A, 2439.

54. Synthesis and structural characterization of some Schiff bases derived from 4-[{(aryl)-imino}ethyl]-3-methyl-1-(4’-methylphenyl)-2-pyrazolin-5-one and spectros-copic studies of their Cu(II) complexes; R. N. Jadeja, J. R. Shah, Suresh E. and P. Paul; Polyhedron, 2004, 23, 2465. 53. Spin states of C603- and C120On- (n = 2–4) anions using electron spin transient nutation spectroscopy; S. C. Drew, J. F. Boas, J. R. Pilbrow, P. D. W. Boyd, P. Paul and C. A. Reed; J. Phys. Chem. Sec. B, 2003, 107, 11353.

55. Study of the competitive binding of mixed alkali and alkaline earth metal ions with dibenzo-30-Crown-10; P. Agnihotri, Suresh E., B. Ganguly, P. Paul and P. K. Ghosh; Polyhedron, 2005, 24, 1023.

56. Towards understanding of the selective precipitation of alkali metal cations in presence of dipicrylamine anion; Suresh E., P. Agnihotri, B. Ganguly, P. Bhatt, P. S. Subramanian, P. Paul and P. K. Ghosh; Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2005, 2198.

57. Selective precipitation of alkaline earth metal cations with dipicrylamine anion: structure-selectivity correlation; P. Agnihotri, S. Patra, E. Suresh, P. Paul, and P. K. Ghosh; Eur. J. Inorg.Chem., 2006, 4938.

58. Synthesis, crystal structures, cation binding property and influence of intramolecular  C-H…O interactions  on complexation  of a  family  of  p-tert-butylcalix[4]arene-crown-5 compounds; P. Agnihotri, Suresh E., P. Paul, and P. K. Ghosh; Eur. J. Inorg. Chem, 2006, 3369.

59. Functionalized calix[4]arene as an ionophore: Synthesis, crystal structures and complexation study with Na+ and K+ ions; Subrata Patra, E. Suresh and P. Paul; Polyhedron, 2007, 26, 4971.

60. Development of light-induced functionalzed asymmetric polysulfone Membranes. Yogesh, P. Paul, S. Basu and A. Bhattacharya; J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 2007, 105, 609.

61. Catalytic Destruction of 4-chlorophenol in water; Suranjana Chaliha, K. G. Bhattacharyya and P. Paul; Clean (Soil, Air, Water), 2008, 46, 488.

62. Oxidation of 4-nitrophenol in water over Fe(III), Co(II) and Ni(II) impregnated MCM41 catalysts; Suranjana Chaliha, K. G. Bhattacharyya and P. Paul; J. Chem. Technol. & Biotechnol; 2008, 83, 1353.

63. Natural colours through modified synthetic membranes: separation, performance of floral pigments from the extract of rose; Yogesh S. Gupta, S. Javiya, P. Paul, S. Basu, K. Singh and A, Bhattacharya; J. Ind. Chem. Soc., 2008, 85, 1134.

64. Analysis of urinary stone constituents using powder X-ray diffraction and FT-IR. Pragnya Bhatt and P. Paul; J. Chem. Sci., 2008, 120, 267.

65. Studies of performances by the Interchanging of the sequence of the photomodi?ed layer in the thin film composite (TFC) membrane; Yogesh, S. Gupta, S. Javiya, P. Paul, S. Basu, K. Singh, B. Ganguly, A. Bhattacharya; J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 2008, 108, 2611.

66. Synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and ion-binding studies of ruthenium(II) and rhenium(I) bipyrydyl crown ether receptor molecules; Vinod P. Boricha, S. Patra, Y. S. Chouhan, P. Sanavada, E. Suresh and P. Paul; Eur. J. Inorg. Chem., 2009, 1256.

67. Synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and ion-binding studies of ruthenium(II) bipyridine receptor molecules containing calix[4]arene-azacrown as ionophore; Subrata Patra and P. Paul; Dalton Trans., 2009, 8683.

68. Polysulfone-Azo Composite Membrane: New Perspective Approach, Importance in Bacterical and Biofilm Inhibition Activities; Yogesh, S. Haldar, P. Paul and A. Bhattacharya; J. Appl. Polym. Sci., 2010, 115, 3710.

69. Determination of iodide and iodate in edible salt by ion chromatography with integrated amperometric detection; Babulal Rebary, P. Paul and P. K. Ghosh; Food Chemistry; 2010, 123,529.

70 Functional modification of agarose: A facile synthesis of a fluorescent agarose-guanine derivative; Mihir D. Oza, R. Meena, K. Prasad, P. Paul and A. K. Siddhanta; Carbohydrate Polymers; 2010, 81, 878.

71. Luminescent metallorecptors with pendant macrocyclic ionophore: Synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and ion-binding study; Subrata Patra, Vinod P. Boricha, Sreenidhi K. R., E. Suresh and P. Paul; Inorg. Chim. Acta; 2010, 363, 1639.

72. Effect of steric crowding on ion selectivity for calix-crown hybrid ionophores: Experimental, molecular modeling and crystallographic studies; Subrata Patra, Debdeep Maity, Anik Sen, E. Suresh, B. Ganguly and P. Paul; New. J. Chem., 2010, 34, 2796.

73. Preparation, characterization, and photophysical study of thiazine dyes within the nanotubes and nanocavities of silicate host: Influence of titanium dioxide nanoparticles on the protonation and aggregation of dyes; K. Senthilkumar, P. Paul, C. Selvaraju and P. Natarajan; J. Phys. Chem. C, 2010, 114, 7085.

74. Synthesis and anion-sensing property of a family of Ru(II)-based receptors containing functionalized polypyridine as binding site; A. Chakraborty, Ravi Gunupuru, Debdeep Maity, S. Patra, E. Suresh and P. Paul; Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2010, 13, 1522.

75. Effective photocatalytic degradation of organic pollutant by ZnS nanocrystals synthesized via thermal decomposition of single-source precursor; K. Maji; A. K. Dutta, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary; Polyhedron, 2011, 30, 2493.

76. Deposition of nanocrystalline CuS thin film from a single precursor: Structural, optical and electrical properties; S. K. Maji, N. Mukherjee, A. K. Dutta, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, B. Karmakar, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary; Mater. Chem. Phys.  2011, 130, 392.

77. Synthesis, structural characterization and microbial activities of mixed ligand copper(II) complexes of 2,2’-bipyridine and acetylacetonate; Onawumi O. O. E., Odunola O. A., E. Suresh and P. Paul; Inorg. Chem. Commun., 2011, 14, 1626.

78. Calix[4]arene based molecular sensors with pyrene as fluoregenic unit: Effect of solvent in ion selectivity and colorimetric detection of fluoride; Debdeep Maity, Ashish Chakraborty, Ravi Gunupuru, P. Paul; Inorg. Chim. Acta, 2011, 372, 126 (invited article).

79. Synthesis and characterization of FeS nanoparticles obtained from a dithiocarboxy-late precursor complex and their photocatalytic, electrocatalytic and biomimic peroxidase behavior; S. K Maji, A. K Dutta, P. Biswas, D. N Srivastava, P. Paul, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary; Applied Catalysis A, 2012, 419-420, 170.

80. Cation-induced fluorescent excimer emission in calix[4]arene chemosensors bearing quinoline as fluoregenic unit:  Experimental, molecular modeling and crystallographic studies; Subrata Patra, Ravi Gunupuru, R. Lo, E. Suresh, B. Ganguly and P. Paul; New. J. Chem., 2012, 36, 988.

81. Peroxidase-like activity and amperometric sensing of hydrogen peroxide by Fe2O3 and Prussian Blue-modified Fe2O3 nanoparticles; A. K. Dutta, S. K. Maji, D. N. Srivastava, A. Mondal, Papu Biswasa, P. Paul, B. Adhikary; J. Mol. Cata. A: Chemical; 2012, 360, 71.

82. Synthesis, crystal structures and competitive binding property of a family of functionalized calix[4]arene ionophores; Vallu Ramakrishna, Subrata Patra, E. Suresh, Anjani K. Bhatt, P. Bhatt, A. Hussain and P. Paul; Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2012, 22, 85.

83. Peroxidase-like behavior, amperometric biosensing of hydrogen peroxide and photocatalytic activity by cadmium sulfide nanoparticles; S. K. Maji, A. K. Dutta, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary; J. Mol. Cata. A: Chemical; 2012, 358, 1.

84. Synthesis of FeS and FeSe nanoparticles from a single source precursor: A study of their photocatalytic activity, peroxidase-like behavior, and electrochemical sensing of H2O2; A. K. Dutta, S. K. Maji, D. N. Srivastava, A. Mondal, P. Biswas, P. Paul, B. Adhikary; ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces; 2012, 4, 1919.

85. Preparation and characterization of grapheme and Ni-decorated graphene using flower petals as the precursor material; Ajoy K. Ray, R. K. Sahu, V. Rajinikanth, H. Bapari, M. Ghosh, P. Paul; Carbon, 2012, 50, 4123.

86. Luminescent metallorecptors with pendant macrocyclic ionophore with NS2O3 donor sites: synthesis, characterization and ion-binding property; Vinod P. Boricha, Subrata Patra, S. Parihar, Yogendra S. Chouhan, P. Paul; Polyhedron, 2012, 43, 104.

87. Single-source precursor approach for the preparation of CdS nanoparticles and their photocatalytic and intrinsic peroxidase like activity; S. K. Maji, A. K. Dutta, S. Dutta, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary; Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, 2012,126, 265.

88. Calixarenes: Versatile molecules as molecular sensors for ion recognition study; S. Patra, D. Maity, R. Gunupuru, P. Agnihotri and P. Paul, J. Chem, Sci., 2012, 124, 1287.

89. Calix[4]arene based fluorescent chemosensor bearing coumarin as fluorogenic unit: synthesis, characterization, ion-binding property and molecular modeling; S. Patra, R. Lo,  A. Chakraborty, R. Gunupuru, D. Maity,  B. Ganguly and P. Paul; Polyhedron, 2013, 50, 592.

90. A novel amperometric biosensor for hydrogen peroxide and glucose based on cuprous sulfide nanoplates; S. K. Maji, A. K. Dutta, R. G. Bhadu, P.  Paul, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary; J. Mat. Chem. B,2013, 33, 4127.  

91. Electrocatalytic activity of silver nanoparticles modified glassy carbon electrode as amperometric sensor for hydrogen peroxide; S. K. Maji, A. K. Dutta, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, A. Mondal, B. Adhikary, U. Adhikary; J. Nanosci. Nanotechno.,2013, 13, 4969.

92. Estimation of bromide and sulphate in high purity solar salt and common table salt employing ion chromatographic technique; B. Rebary, M. Raichura S. C. Upadhyay, P. Paul; J. Indian Chem. Soc., 2013, 90, 2063 (invited article).

93. Probing the influence of solvent effect on the lithium ion binding affinity of 12-crown-O3N derivatives with unsaturated side arms: A computational study. R. Patidar, P. Paul, B. Ganguly; J. Mol. Graph. Model., 2013, 46, 22.

94. WD-XRF method for rapid analysis of macro and micronutrient uptake in maize grain upon foliar application of seaweed sap formulations; R. Patidar, A.  Ghosh, P. Paul; J. Indian Chem. Soc., 2013, 90, 2023 (invited article). 

95. Calix [4] arene functionalized gold nanoparticles: Application in colorimetric and electrochemical sensing of cobalt ion in organic and aqueous medium; Debdeep Maity, Rajeev Gupta, Ravi Gunupuru, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul; Sensors and Actuators B, 2014, 191, 757.

96. Colorimetric detection of mercury(II) in aqueous media with high selectivity using calixarene functionalized gold nanoparticles; Debdeep Maity, Anshu Kumar, Ravi Gunupuru, P. Paul; Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 2014, 455, 122.  

97. Colorimetric detection of Cu2+ and Pb2+ ions using calix[4]arene functionalized gold nanoparticles; Ravi Gunupuru, Debdeep Maity, Gopala R. Bhadu, A. Chakraborty, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul; J. Chem. Sci., 2014, 126, 627.

98. Gold nanoparticles for design of smart colorimetric logic gates operations and scavengers for mercury ions in water; Anshu Kumar, P. Paul; Anal. Methods, 2014, 6, 4551.

99. Syntheses, characterization and crystal structures of potassium and barium complexes of a Schiff base ligand with different anions; B. Parmar, Kamal K. Bisht, P. Maiti, P. Paul, E. Suresh; J. Chem. Sci., 2014 126, 1373 (invited article).

100.One pot synthesis of water-dispersible dehydroascorbic acid coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles under atmospheric air: Blood cell compatibility and enhanced magnetic resonance imaging; Hariom Gupta, P. Paul, Naresh Kumar, Seema Baxi, Dipti P. Das; J. Colloid and Inter. Sci.; 2014, 430, 221.

101.Synthesis and characterization of DHA/ZnO/ZnFe2O4 nanostructures for biomedical imaging application; H. Gupta, P. Paul, N. Kumar; Procedia Mater. Sci. 2014, 5, 198.

102.Dipicrylamine as colorimetric sensor for anions: Experimental and computational study; Ravi Gunupuru, Manoj K. Kesharwani, Ashish Chakraborty, B. Ganguly, P. Paul; RSC Adv., 2014, 4, 53273.

103.Carboxymethylagarose-AuNPs generated through green route for selective detection of Hg2+ in aqueous medium with a blue shift; Jai Prakash Chaudhary, Anshu Kumar, P. Paul, Ramavatar Meena; Carbohydrate Polymers, 2015, 117, 537.

104.Water-soluble calix[4]arene functionalized gold nanopartlicles: Application in colorimetric and bare-eye detection of iodide in aqueous media and periodate aided enhancement in sensitivity; Debdeep Maity, Madhuri Bhatt, P. Paul; Microchimica Acta, 2015,182, 377.

105. Detection of NaCN in aqueous media using a calixarene-based fluoroionophore containing ruthenium(II)-bipyridine as the fluorogenic unit; Debdeep Maity, Gaurav Vyas, Madhuri Bhatt and P. Paul; RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 6151.

106. Colorimetric and fluorogenic recognition of Hg2+ and Cr3+ in acetonitrile and their test paper recognition in aqueous media with the aid of rhodamine based sensors; Rajesh Patidar, Babulal Rebary, P. Paul; J. Fluoresc., 2015, 25, 387.

107.  Enhanced photocatalytic activity of Eu doped Bi2S3 nanoflowers for degradation of organic pollutants under visible light illumination; A. Sarkar, Abhisek B. Ghosh, N..Saha, Amit K. Dutta, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, B. Adhikary; Catal. Sci. Technol., 2015, 5, 4055.

108. Solvent assisted and solvent free orientation of growth of nanoscaled lanthanide sulfides: tuning of morphology and manifestation of photocatalytic behavior; Abhisek B. Ghosh, N. Saha, A. Sarkar, D. N. Srivastava, P. Paul, B. Adhikary; RSC Adv, 2015, 5, 102818.

109. Highly active spherical amorphous MoS2: facile synthesis and application in photocatalytic degradation of rose bengal dye and hydrogenation of nitroarenes.  N. Saha, A. Sarkar, Abhisek B. Ghosh, Amit K. Dutta, Gopala R. Bhadu, P. Paul and B. Adhikary; RSC Adv.; 2015, 5, 88848.

110. Synthesis, crystal structures and competitive binding property of a family of calix[4]arene-biscrown-5/6 and their application in extraction of alkali metal ions from sea bittern; Vallu Ramakrishna, E. Suresh, Vinod P. Boricha, Anjani K. Bhatt, P. Paul; Polyhedron, 2015, 101, 65.

111.  Synthesis, crystal structures and competitive complexation property of a family of calix-crown hybrid molecules and their application in extraction of potassium from bittern; Vallu Ramakrishnaa, E. Suresh, Vinod P. Boricha, Anjani K. Bhatt and P. Paul; Supramol. Chem., 2015, 27, 706.

112. Silver nanoparticle based highly selective and sensitive solvatochromatic sensor for colorimetric detection of 1,4-dioxane in aqueous media; Anshu Kumar, Gaurav Vyas, Madhuri Bhatt, Shreya Bhatt and P. Paul; Chem. Commun., 2015, 51, 15936.

113.  Analysis of the constituents of urinary calculi of dog using various scientific techniques; Pragnya A. Bhatt, Riddhi P. Laiya, Deepak B. Patil, Pinesh V. Parikh, P. Paul; Current Science, 2016, 110, 863.

114. Fluorescent carbon nanoparticles as label-free recognizer of Hg2+ and Fe3+ through effective fluorescence quenching in aqueous media; Rajesh Patidar, Babulal Rebary, Gopala Ram Bhadu, P. Paul; J. Luminescence; 2016, 173; 243.

115.  Enhanced photocatalytic performance of morphologically tuned Bi2S3 NPs in the degradation of organic pollutants under visible light irradiation; Arpita Sarkar, Abhisek Brata Ghosh, Namrata Saha, Divesh N. Srivastava, P. Paul, Bibhutosh Adhikary; J.  Colloid Inter. Sci., 2016, 483, 49–59.

116.  Bionanomaterial sca?olds for e?ective removal of fluoride, chromium, and dye; Anshu Kumar, P. Paul, and S. K. Nataraj; ACS Sustainable Chem. and Eng., 2017, 5, 895-903.

117.  Effect of conformation, flexibility and intramolecular interaction on ion selectivity of calix[4]arene-based anion sensors: experimental and computational studies. Debdeep Maity, Madhuri Bhatt, Mittal L. Desai, E. Suresh, Mrinal Kanti Si, Vinod P. Boricha, B. Ganguly, P. Paul; Supramol. Chem., 2017, 8, 600-615.

118.  Fluorescent carbon nanoparticles obtained from charcoal via green methods and their application for sensing of Fe3+ in aqueous medium; Rajesh Patidar, Babulal Rebary, Dhruti A. Sanghani, Gopala Ram Bhadu, P. Paul; Luminescence, 2017, 33, 1466-1472.

119.  Sunlight Induced preparation of functionalized gold nanoparticles as recyclable colorimetric dual sensor for aluminium and fluoride in water; Anshu Kumar, Madhuri Bhatt, Gaurav Vyas, Shreya Bhattab and P. Paul; ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces; 2017, 9, 17359-17368.

120. 2-(3,4-Dichlorophenylimino)-5-((3-p-Substitutedphenyl)-1-phenyl-1H-pyrazol-4-yl)-methylene)thiazolidin-4-one as an antibactorial, antifungal and antimycobacterial agent; Harshad Brahmbhatt, Anjani K. Bhatt, Arun K, Das, P. Paul and S Sharma; J. Heterocyclic Chemistry, 2017, 54, 2838.

121.  Functionalized calix[4]arene as a colorimetric dual sensor for Cu(II) and cysteine in aqueous media: experimental and computational study; Madhuri Bhatt, Debdeep Maity, Vinayak Hingu, Eringathodi Suresh, Bishwajit Ganguly and P. Paul; New J. Chem., 2017, 41, 12541.

122.  New route for synthesis of fluorescent SnO2 nanoparticles for selective sensing of Fe(III) in aqueous media; Gaurav Vyas, Anshu Kumar, M. Bhatt, S. Bhatt and P. Paul; J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol., 2018, 18, 3954-3959.

123.  Fenofibrate nanocrystals embedded in oral strip-films for bioavailability enhancement; Bhavesh D. Kevadiya, Manish Barvaliya, Lu Zhang, Ashish Anovadiya, Harshad Brahmbhatt, P. Paul and Chandrabhanu Tripathi; Bioengineering, 2018, 5, 16.

124. Copper(II)-induced gel formation of a carboxylate functionalized calix[4]arene and its application for sensing of iodide; Madhuri Bhatt and P. Paul; Soft Materials, 2018, 16, 62–70.

125.  Green route for synthesis of multifunctional fluorescent carbon dots from Tulsi leaves and its application as Cr(VI) sensors, bio-imaging and patterning agents; Shreya Bhatt, Madhuri Bhatt, Anshu Kumar, Gaurav Vyas, Tejal Gajaria and P. Paul; Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces; 2018, 167, 126-133.

126.  Solvent-free production of nano-FeS anchored graphene from Ulva fasciata: A scalable synthesis of super-adsorbent for lead, chromium and dyes; Ashesh Mahto, Anshu Kumar, Jai Prakash Chaudhary, Madhuri Bhatt, Atul Kumar Sharma, P. Paul, Sanna K. Nataraj and Ramavatar Meena; J. Hazardous Materials; 2018, 353, 190-203.

127. Gold-nanoparticle-encapsulated ZIF-8 for a mediator-free enzymatic glucose sensor by amperometry; Anirban Paul, Gaurav Vyas, P. Paul, and D. N. Srivastava; ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2018, 1, 3600–3607.




Nanoparticle and calixarene based sensors for environmentally and biologically important ions and molecules. Supramolecular chemistry. Designed metal complexes for various applications. Analytical method development.

Inorganic Chemistry. Functional molecules/materials for specialty applications.