Media CoverageS/Highlights

Publications, Recognitions related media coverages/higlights.

IISER develops sponge-like material to capture iodine for lithium batteries  by Time of India 



Original paper: ACS Materials Letters 2023, 5, 9, 2422-2430. Web Link 

Distinguished Lectureship Award to Prof. S. K. Ghosh of  the Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ) for the year 2023


News: https://www.iiserpune.ac.in/news/post/distinguished-lectureship-award-to-prof-sujit-k-ghosh/590




SKG is listed as the only home-grown IISERPune faculty in the Best Scientists' list by research.com in both Chemistry and All Discipline category.

Ordered Macro/Microporous Ionic Organic Framework for Efficient Separation of Toxic Pollutants from Water 


Sahel Fajal, Atikur Hassan, Writakshi Mandal, Mandar M. Shirolkar, Sumanta Let, Neeladri Das and Sujit K. Ghosh 


Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.  2022, XX, e02214095 . Web Link (Cover page)

IISER Pune Research News : A new hybrid aerogel to capture arsenic from water

Professor Sujit K. Ghosh was named in the 2022 edition of the Stanford University list of World Top 2% scientists 

Highlights: The Indian Express, Report Wire, IISER Pune and Original Pub Link

Benchmark uranium extraction from seawater by an ionic macroporous metal-organic framework

Samraj Mollick, Satyam Saurabh, Yogeshwar D. More, Sahel Fajal, Mandar M. Shirolkar, Writakshi Mandal, Sujit K. Ghosh 

Energy & Environmental Science 2022, Web Link  

Nature India : I am a scientist and this is where I work

Nuclear Asia : Indian scientists extract sizeable uranium from seawater

India Today : Indian scientists extract record uranium from seawater that could power nuclear plants

Bartamanpatrika (Bengali Newspaper):  সমুদ্রের নোনা জল থেকে ইউরেনিয়াম মিলবে হাজার বছরের জ্বালানি,সাফল্য বাঙালি বিজ্ঞানীর

BENGALFUSION (Youtube Channel): Uranium Story | Prof. Sujit K Ghosh |গর্বিত বাঙালীকে নিয়ে এক বিশেষ অনুষ্ঠান |

NEWS18: India Uranium news: न्यूक्लियर पावर किंग बनेगा भारत, भारत ने समंदर से यूरेनियम अलग किया 

Banglahunt.com  (Bengali News): সমুদ্রের নোনা জলে ইউরেনিয়াম, মিলবে হাজার বছরের জ্বালানি! অবাক আবিষ্কার এই বাঙালি বিজ্ঞানীর

The Indian Express : IISER Pune scientists successfully extract over 95% uranium from seawater

Indian Defence News : INDIAN SCIENTISTS EXTRACT RECORD URANIUM FROM SEAWATER THAT COULD POWER NUCLEAR PLANTS

Indian Defence Research Wing : Indian scientists extract record uranium from seawater that could power nuclear plants

Digit News: Indian scientists have created a filter for extracting uranium from sea water with a record efficiency

 Freethink: Researchers have found a way to pull more than 95% of uranium from seawater

Bigthink: Researchers discover a way to extract more than 95% of uranium from seawater

Urimuri: IISER Pune scientists successfully extract over 95% uranium from seawater

Youtube: IISER Pune scientists successfully extract over 95% uranium from seawater

Youtube: Indian scientists extract record uranium from seawater that could power nuclear plants

Youtube: फिर भारत का तगड़ा कमाल, पानी में से निकाला Uranium, घातक Nuclear Power से चीन में हड़कप | Uranium

Youtube: भारतीय वैज्ञानिकों ने निकाला समुद्र से 4 5 बिलियन मेट्रिक टन यूरेनियम | Uranium From Seawater

Newsrecord: IISER Pune Scientists Efficiently Extract Over 95% Uranium From Seawater

Gadget Tendency: Indian scientists have created a filter for extracting uranium from sea water with a record efficiency

Facebook/GyanVandan: क्या India न्यूक्लियर पॉवर किंग  बनेगा? 

The Watchdog: Indian Scientists Extract Record Uranium From Seawater That Could Power Nuclear Plants

Newshost24: Uranium found in salt water of sea, fuel will be available for thousand years! Surprising discovery of this Bengali scientist

CTN: Indian scientists extract record uranium from seawater that could power nuclear plants

Dainikherald 


How Reproducible are Surface Areas Calculated from the BET Equation?

Johannes W. M. Osterrieth,............................,Sujit K. Ghosh, Soumya Mukherjee,.....................and David Fairen-Jimenez. 


(Authors details: Total 60 labs and 113 authors working in the field of MOFs from around the world and coordinated by Dr David Fairen-Jimenez, University of Cambridge. We are happy to be part of this historial paper as the only contributing lab from India)

Adv.Mater.2022, 2201502. Web Link  

A decade of decoding 

Soumya Mukherjee and  Sujit K. Ghosh.

Nat. Rev. Chem., 2021, 5, 600–601. (NEWS & VIEWS) Web Link  


Nanotrap Grafted Anion Exchangeable Hybrid Materials for Efficient Removal of Toxic Oxoanions from Water

Samraj Mollick, Sahel Fajal, Satyam Saurabh, Debanjan Mahato and Sujit K. Ghosh

ACS Cent. Sci.,2020, 6, 9, 1534–1541. Web Link 

Ultrastable Luminescent Hybrid Bromide Perovskite@MOF Nanocomposites for the Degradation of Organic Pollutants in Water

Samraj Mollick, Tarak Nath Mandal, Atanu Jana, Sahel Fajal, Aamod V. Desai, and Sujit K. Ghosh

ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 2019, 2, 1333-1340 Web Link       

Hydrogen-Bonded Organic Frameworks: A New Class of Porous Crystalline Proton Conducting Materials 

Avishek Karmakar, Rajith Illathvalappil, Bihag Anothumakkool, Arunabha Sen, Partha Samanta, Aamod V. Desai, Sreekumar Kurungot and Sujit K. Ghosh

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 10667-10671. Web Link

A Water Stable Cationic Metal-Organic Framework as Dual Adsorbent of Oxo-Anion Pollutants

Aamod V. Desai, Biplab Manna, Avishek Karmakar, Amit Sahu and Sujit K. Ghosh

Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 7811-7815. Web Link

An Ultrahydrophobic Fluorous Metal-organic Framework As A Promising Platform To Tackle Marine Oil Spills

Soumya Mukherjee, A. M. Kansara, D. Saha, R. Gonnade, D. Mullangi, B. Manna, A. V. Desai, S. H. Thorat, P. S. Singh, A. Mukherjee, and Sujit K. Ghosh

Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22,  10937-10943. Web Link

Harnessing Lewis Acidic Open Metal Sites of Metal-organic Frameworks: Foremost Route to Achieve Highly Selective Benzene Sorption over Cyclohexane

Soumya Mukherjee, Biplab Manna, Aamod V. Desai, Yuefeng Yin, Rajamani Krishna, Ravichandar Babarao, and Sujit K. Ghosh

Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 8215-8218. Web Link


Neutral N-donor ligand based flexible metal-organic frameworks (Perspective) 

Biplab Manna, Aamod V. Desai, and Sujit K. Ghosh 

Dalton Trans. 2016, 45, 4060-4072. Web Link

Increase in Electrical Conductivity of MOF to Billion-Fold upon Filling the Nanochannels with Conducting Polymer

Barun Dhara, Sanjog S. Nagarkar, Jitender Kumar, Vikash Kumar, Plawan Kumar Jha, Sujit K. Ghosh, Sunil Nair, and Nirmalya Ballav

J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, 2945–2950. Web Link

Nitro (-NO2) Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework as a Reaction based Fluorescence Turn-On Probe for Rapid and Selective H2S Detection  

Sanjog S. Nagarkar, Aamod V. Desai, and Sujit K. Ghosh

Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 9994-9997. Web Link

Aqueous Phase Nitric Oxide Detection by an Amine Decorated Metal-Organic Framework

Aamod V. Desai, Partha Samanta, Biplab Manna and Sujit K. Ghosh

Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 6111-6114. Web Link

Aqueous phase selective detection of 2,4,6-trinitrophenol using a fluorescent metal–organic framework with a pendant recognition site

Sanjog S. Nagarkar, Aamod V. Desai, Partha Samanta and Sujit K. Ghosh 

Dalton Trans. 2015, 44, 15175-15180. (Special issue: New Talent: Asia-Pacific ) Web Link

2013 INSA Young Scientist Award.