Dr. Goutam Ghosh

Date of birth: 2nd April, 1986

Email- gghosh.chem@gmail.com

Telephone- (+91)-3324734971 (ext. 1137)

Education and Professional Career

  • Research Associateship (2015-till date): Polymer Science Unit, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India.
  • Ph.D. (2014): University of Calcutta, India. (With Prof. Dipak K. Mandal).
  • M.Sc. (Chemistry) (2008): University of Calcutta, India. (Marks obtained: 71 %).
  • B. Sc. (Chemistry) (2006): University of Calcutta, India (Marks obtained: 61 %).

Research Area

  • Synthesis of naphthalene diimide derivative and their self assembly.
  • Determination of packing of Pi-Conjugated molecule by crystallization.
  • Studies of folding and structure of proteins and peptides.

Publication

  • Ghosh, G., Mandal D. K. Novel Unfolding Sequence of Banana Lectin: Folded, Unfolded and Natively Unfolded-Like Monomeric States in Guanidine Hydrochloride. Biochimie. 2014, 99, 138-145.
  • Ghosh, G., Mandal D. K. Differing structural characteristics of molten globule intermediate of peanut lectin in urea and guanidine-HCl. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 2012, 51,
    188– 195.

Fellowship and Award

  • CSIR-SRF (July, 2011- June, 2014).
  • CSIR-JRF (July, 2009 – June, 2011).
  • CSIR-NET – Junior Research Fellowship (CSIR-JRF), December-2008.
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2009.
  • National Eligibility Test for Lecturership (NET), jointly conducted by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and University Grant Commission, India, June-2008.