Functional Materials Laboratory

Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Dr. Paritosh Mohanty, Professor


Research Interests

Materials Chemistry, Low-dimensional Nanoscopic Materials, Nanoporous Materials, Hybrid Materials, Carbon Dioxide Capture and Utilization to Make Products of Industrial Importance, High Pressure Chemistry, Nonstructure Immobilized Paper Matrices For High-End Applications

Biography

B.Sc. (1995): Utkal University, Odisha with Chemistry Honours

M.Sc. in Chemistry (1997): Ravenshaw College, Cuttack (Autonomous) under Utkal University, Odisha with Advanced Organic Chemistry as Specialization

Ph.D. (2004): Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur (Supervisor: Prof. S. Ram)

Brain Korea 21 Postdoc (2004-2006): Department of Chemistry, KAIST, South Korea (Mentor: Prof. Bongsoo Kim)

Postdoctoral Research Associate (2006-2009): Department of Chemistry, Lehigh University, USA (Mentor: Prof. Kai Landskron)

Research Scientist (2009-2010): Department of Chemistry, Lehigh University, USA (Mentor: Prof. Kai Landskron)

Senior Research Scientist (2010): Department of Chemistry, Lehigh University, USA (Mentor: Prof. Kai Landskron)

Assistant Professor (March 2011-August 2015): Department of Applied Science and Engineering, IIT Roorkee, Saharanpur campus

Assistant Professor (August 2015-November 2015): Department of Chemistry, IIT Roorkee

Associate Professor (November 2015-August 2020): Department of Chemistry, IIT Roorkee

Professor (August 2020-continue): Department of Chemistry, IIT Roorkee