Sujit K. Ghosh has obtained his Ph.D. (Supervisor: Prof. Parimal K. Bharadwaj) from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur in 2006. He then spent three years at Kyoto University (Japan) as a JSPS and CREST postdoctoral fellow (Host: Prof. Susumu Kitagawa) before joining at IISER Pune in 2009. His research group is mainly working on development and functional studies of metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) and related advanced micro-porous materials for chemical industry, energy and environmental applications.

Academic and Professional Background:

2015 - Associate Professor, IISER Pune

2009-2015 - Assistant Professor, IISER Pune

2007-2009 - JSPS and CREST Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Kyoto University, Japan. (Host: Prof. Susumu Kitagawa)

2006 - PhD in Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (Supervisor: Prof. Parimal K. Bharadwaj)

2001 - M.Sc. (Inorganic Chemistry), Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, India

1999 - B.Sc. (Chemistry with Mathematics/Physics), Burdwan University (Ramananda College, Bishnupur, West Bengal, India)


2020- MRSI Medal

2019- India Research Excellence - Citation(Young Researcher)Award   

2018- Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

2017 - Avra Young Scientist Award

2015 - IUPAC Travel Award, Busan, Korea for IUPAC-2015

2014 - New Talent: Asia-Pacific by Dalton Transactions (RSC)

2013 - Alkyl Amines-ICT Foundation Day Young Scientist Award

2013 - INSA Young Scientist Award

2012 - NASI-Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award

2012-15 - Young Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences

2011 - DAE Research Award for Young Scientists

2009 - Newton International Fellowship (UK)

2007-09 - JSPS Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship (Japan)

2001-06 - Junior and Senior Research Fellowship by CSIR, India