Members

Present Members

Mr. Javid Ahmad Malla (Ph.D. Student): Javid did his B.Sc. (Hons) from Aligarh Muslim University in 2012 and M.Sc. (Organic chemistry) from the same in 2014. He has joined IISER Pune in January, 2015. Presently, he holds the IISER Pune fellowship for his Ph.D. research. His Ph.D. research is in the area of synthetic ion channels and transporters. Presently, he is working on signal-gated ion channel formation.

Mr. Debashis Mondal (Ph.D. Student): Debashis did his B.Sc. (Hons. in Chemistry) from Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Centenary College, West Bengal State University in 2013 and M.Sc. (Chemistry) from IIT Bombay in 2015. He has joined IISER Pune in January, 2016. He has been awarded UGC JRF fellowship to carry out his Ph.D. research. His Ph.D. research is in the area of synthetic ion channels and transporters. Presently, he is working on synthetic anion transporters and evaluation of their biological activity.

Ms. Rashmi Sharma (Ph.D. Student): Rashmi did her B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry from Ramjas College, University of Delhi in 2012 and M.Sc. Chemistry from Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur in 2015. Subsequently, she worked in CSIR-NCL, Pune during August 2015 – April 2016. She has joined Ph.D at IISER, Pune in August 2016. She has been awarded DST-IISER fellowship to carry out his Ph.D. research. Presently, she is working on synthetic ion channel design.

Ms. Avisikta Upadhyay (Int. Ph.D. Student): Avisikta did her B.Sc. in Chemistry from St. Xavier's College, Kolkata University, in 2015. She has joined the Integrated Ph.D. program of IISER Pune in 2015. Presently, she is doinng her M.S. project in the group, and her project involves the design of small molecule anion transporters.

Mr. Manzoor Ahmad (Ph.D. Student): Manzoor did his B.Sc. in Chemistry from S. P. College Srinagar, University of Kashmir in 2012 and M.Sc. Chemistry from University of Kashmir in 2014. He has cleared the CSIR-NET in 2014. Subsequently, he has worked at NIT Srinagar during Aug, 2015 -Nov., 2016. He has joined Ph.D. at IISER, Pune in January 2017. Presently, he is working on light-gated synthetic ion channel designs.

Mr. Naveen Joseph Roy (Ph.D. Student): Naveen completed his Integrated BS-MS (Chemistry) from IISER-Thiruvananthapuram in 2017. He has joined PhD in IISER, Pune in August 2017. He has been awarded CSIR JRF fellowship to carry out his PhD research. His Ph.D. research is in the area of signal-induced ion transporter design.

Ms. Swati Bansi Salunke (Ph.D. Student): Swati did her B.Sc. from Fergusson College, Pune University in 2014 and M.Sc. (Organic Chemistry) from Department of chemistry, Pune University in 2016. She has joined Ph.D. at IISER Pune in August, 2017. She has been awarded DST INSPIRE fellowship to carry out her Ph.D. research. Her Ph.D. research is in the area of signal-induced ion transporter design.

Mr. Abhishek Mondal (Integrated Ph.D. Student): Abhishek did his B.Sc. (Hons. in Chemistry) from the University of Calcutta, in 2016. He has joined Integrated Ph.D. programme of IISER Pune in August 2016. Presently, he is working on photo-responsive cation transporter design.

Mr. Sandip Chattopadhayay: Sandip did his B.sc. from University of Calcutta in 2017. He has joined Integrated Ph.D. programme in IISER Pune in August 2017. Currently, his PhD research is focused on the devolopment of photoactivatable mitochondrial targeting synthetic carriers and ion channels.

Mr. Akram Raza: Akram Raza did his B.Sc. from Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Marathwada university Aurangabad in 2015 and M.Sc. from same university in 2018. Subsequently, he has joined Ph.D. at IISER Pune in August 2019. Presently he holds IISER pune fellowship to carried out his Ph.D. research. His Ph.D. research is focussed in the development of fluorescent probes for the qualitative and quantitative analysis of various biological analytes.

Mr. Parappa Pujari: Parappa did his B.Sc. from Sangameshwar college in 2017 and M.Sc. from the Tuljaram Chaturchand College under University of Pune in 2019. Recently, he has joined as a project student at IISER Pune in December, 2019. His project research is in the area of light activatable synthetic ion carriers and ion channels.

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