Senior Scientist
2 July 1989

About Candidate

I am a detail-oriented and highly motivated organic chemist with a robust foundation in synthetic organic chemistry. Eager to embrace a challenging role, I aspire to channel my expertise in designing and analyzing complex molecules, steering the helm of early-stage research chemistry activities within a dynamic pharmaceutical environment. My journey is etched with a commitment to precision and a fervent desire to contribute to groundbreaking discoveries. As you scroll down to explore my experiences and skills, you’ll find a tapestry woven with innovative problem-solving, collaborative spirit, and a relentless pursuit of excellence. Together, let’s embark on a journey where science meets passion, and where every molecule tells a story of innovation and impact.



Doctor of Philosophy 2012-2015
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata

Thesis title: Synthesis of Biologically Active Oligosaccharides and Insights of Crystalline Galactose Derivatives.

Master of Science 2009-2011
West Bengal State University

Specialization in Organic chemistry, CGPA: 7.37

Bachelor of Science 2006-2009
Calcutta University

Graduate in Chemistry

Work & Experience

Senior Post-Doctoral Researcher 11/04/2023 - Current
Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg

Currently working in the area of visible-light photoredox catalysis, C-H activation. Precision in planning and executing chemistry experiments.

Wenner-Gren Post-Doctoral Researcher 08/04/2021 - 10/04/2023
Department of Organic Chemistry, Arrhenius Laboratory, Stockholm University

Workedintheareaofphotoredoxcatalysis, novel method development with vinylbenziodoxolones and ethynylbenziodoxolones. Designed projects, formulated synthesis plans, and evaluated outcomes.

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow 20/02/2018 - 31/01/2021
Nanyang Technological University (SPMS), Singapore

Developed novel techniques on stereoselective C- and O- glycoside bond formations with the aid of transition metal and organic catalysis, and scientific review writing. Presented, discussed, and prioritized scientific tasks and results within project teams, fostering effective collaboration and informed decision-making.

Post-Doctoral Researcher 01/01/2016 - 31/12/2017
Lund University (CAS)

Worked on medicinal chemistry: Performed method development, studied protein-ligand interaction and convened skills in medicinal chemistry.


Wenner-Gren Postdoctoral Fellowship 2020
I secured one of Sweden's prestigious fellowships, i.e. Wenner-Gren Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2020.
Fysiographen (Swedish) Research grant 2017
I was awarded the Fysiographen (Swedish) Research grant, Sweden 2017, Worth 90000 SEK.
CSIR-UGC-NET JRF and SRF 2012-2014
CSIR-UGC-NET SRF (All India rank 79), HRDG, govt. of India, India 2014-2015; JRF (All India rank 79), HRDG, Govt. of India, India 2012-2014.
GATE 2011
Qualified GATE Exam (All India rank 1010, GATE Score 373), India 2011.