Sujay Ghosh

Curriculum vitae

Sujay Ghosh
 Sujay Ghosh  

Date of Birth:



Mobile No:

Marital Status:


9th August, 1985.

10/52 Bejoygarh, Kolkata – 700032

sujayxghosh [@]



Academic Qualification
Year Degree Marks Subjects University / Institute
2015 Research Associate NA Physical Chemistry SINP, Kolkata
2015 Ph.D. NA Physical Chemistry Calcutta University
2010 Post M.Sc. 63.1% Biophysical Sciences SINP, Kolkata
2009 M.Sc. 7.54 (CGPA) Chemistry IIT Kharagpur
2009 GATE 97.7 (Percentile) Chemistry IIT & IISc
2008 CSIR-NET Fellow CSIR Chemical Sciences CSIR & UGC
2008 GATE 92.3 (Percentile) Chemistry IIT & IISc
2007 JAM 60 (AIR) Chemistry IIT
2007 B.Sc. 71.2% Chem (H), Phys, Math, Envs, Eng, Beng Calcutta University
2003 Higher Secondary 72.3 % Chem, Phys, Math, Biol, Eng, Beng WHCHSE
2001 Secondary 84.6 % Math, Phy Sc, Life Sc, Hist, Geog, Eng, Beng WBBSE
Teaching & Mentoring Experience
  • Taught Chemistry and Science to many high school and undergraduate students.
  • Mentored about twelve project interns during my Ph.D. career.
  • Tutored via e-learning platforms viz. Tutor Universe, Buddyschool.
Academic Projects & Reviews
2008-09  → M.Sc. Project Study of the kinetics of reduction of methylene blue in the nanocavity of β-cyclodextrin by ascorbic acid: does the reduction take place inside β-cyclodextrin.
2009-10  → Post M.Sc. Review Dielectric relaxation & solvation dynamics of aqueous biomolecules & related organized molecular assemblies.
2009-10  → Post M.Sc. Project Interaction of acridine with tryptophan and tyrosine in SDS media.
2010-14  → Ph.D. Project Photophysical and photochemical studies of the interactions among molecules with chemical and biological significance.
International Publications
1.       Photophysical properties of an environment sensitive fluorophore 1-keto-6,7-dimethoxy-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocarbazole and its excited state interaction with N,N-dimethylaniline: A spectroscopic investigation. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 240 (2012) 66 – 74.

2.       Synthesis and spectroscopic exploration of carboxylic acid derivatives of 6-hydroxy-1-keto-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocarbazole: Hydrogen bond sensitive fluorescent probes. Journal of Luminescence, 143 (2013) 693 – 703.

3.       Tuning the Solution Phase Photophysics of Two De Novo Designed Hydrogen Bond Sensitive 9-methyl-2,3,4,9-tetrahydro-1H-carbazol-1-one Derivatives. Journal of Fluorescence, 23 (2013) 1179 – 1195.

4.       Hydrogen Bond Sensitive Probe 5-Methoxy-1-keto-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro Carbazole in the Microheterogeneity of Binary Mixtures and Reverse Micelles. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117 (2013) 2166 – 2174.

5.       Photophysical properties of 1,8-naphthalic anhydride in aprotic solvents: An electron acceptor in excited state. Journal of Luminescence, 145 (2014) 410 – 419.

6.       5,6,7,9-Tetrahydro-[1,3]dioxolo[4,5-h]carbazol-8-one: A solvatochromic PET-acceptor fluorescent probe. Journal of Luminescence, 153 (2014) 296 – 303.

7.       Photophysics of a solvent sensitive keto-tetrahydrocarbazole based fluorophore and its interaction with triethylamine. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1074 (2014) 617–628.

8.       Influence of microheterogeneity on the solution phase photophysics of a newly synthesised, environment sensitive fluorophore 2-((7,8-dimethyl-1-oxo-2,3,4,9-tetrahydro-1H-carbazol-6-yl)oxy)acetic acid and its tagged derivative.  Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry, 296 (2015) 66–79.

9.       Solution phase photophysics of 5,7-dimethoxy-2,3,4,9-tetrahydro-1H-carbazol-1-one: Analysing the lineaments of a new fluorosensor to probe different micro-environments. Journal of Luminescence, 167 (2015) 233-248.

10.   Comparative photophysics of two structurally related solvatochromic probes complexed with β-cyclodextrin. Journal of Molecular Structure, submitted.

11.   Enantioselective interaction of 1,1′-bi-2-naphthol isomers with human serum albumin – a spectroscopic investigation, Manuscript under preparation.

Conferences & Workshops Partaken
2010 Workshop on New Arena of Photoscience SINP, Kolkata
2011 International Year of Chemistry SINP, Kolkata
2012 Trombay Symposium on Radiation & Photochemistry BARC, Mumbai
2012 Annual Meeting of the Indian Biophysical Society University of Madras, Chennai
2012 Recent Advances in Chemical and Physical Biology SINP, Kolkata
2012 Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray Memorial Symposium on Chemistry and Industry Rajabazar Sc. College, Kolkata
2012 National Fluorescence Workshop SINP, Kolkata
2013 Annual Meeting of  the Indian Biophysical Society Mumbai University, Mumbai
2013 International Symposium on Molecular Organization And Complexity SINP, Kolkata
2013 National Symposium on Radiation & Photochemistry NEHU Shillong
2013 National Fluorescence Workshop IISC, Bangalore
2013 National Conference on Photosciences Jadavpur University, Kolkata
2014 Molecular Architecture, Dynamics and Assembly in Living Systems SINP, Kolkata
Surplus Credentials
  • Lifetime Member of Indian Biophysical Society (IBS) & Indian Society for Radiation and Photochemical Sciences (ISRAPS).
  • Recipient of highest marks in B.Sc. honors examination from Asutosh College, Kolkata.
  • Recipient of best poster award in Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray Memorial Symposium on Chemistry and Industry (2012).
Computer Proficiencies
  • Equipped in handling different operating systems, viz. Windows, Linux, Mac, Android etc.
  • Efficient in handling various kinds of softwares.
  • Known computer languages: Fortran 77, C, HTML5.