Postdoctoral Fellow (2014 - till date): Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago, Illionois, USA. (Advisor: Professor Yamuna Krishnan)
Ph.D. (2014): Polymer Science Unit, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India. (Advisor: Dr. S. Ghosh.)
M.S. (Chemistry) (2008): Bengal Engineering and Science Universiy, Shibpur, Howrah, India. (marks obtained: 62%)
B. Sc. (Chemistry) (2006): Netaji Mahavidayala, The University of Burdwan, India (marks obtained: 60%)
Syntehsis of monomer via multistep organic synthesis and characterization by NMR, IR and Mass spectroscopy.
Synthesis of polymer by controlled way via Reversible Addition- fragmentation Chain Transfer Polymerization (RAFT), Atom Transfer Radical Polymerization (ATRP) and Ring Opening Polymerization (ROMP) and also step growth routes.
Aggregation study of the amphiphilic polymers by various spectroscopic (UV-Visible, Fluorescence, Dynamic Light scattering etc) and Microscopic (TEM, SEM) tools.
Synthesis of stimuli responsive amphiphilic polymer, their aggregation and disassembly studies in presence of external stimuli.
K. Dan and S. Ghosh, Polym. Chem. 2014, 103, 4528-4533.
S.K. Dey, K. Dan, M. R. Das, S. Saha, P. Das, S. Ghosh and S. S. Jana, Biomater. Sci. 2013, 1, 1211-1215.
K. Dan, P. Rajdev, J. Deb, S. S. Jana,; S. Ghosh, J. polym. Sci. Part A: Polym. Chem. 2013, 51, 4932-4943.
T. Mondal, K. Dan, J. Deb, S. S. Jana and S. Ghosh, Langmuir 2013, 29, 6746-6753.
K. Dan and S. Ghosh, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2013, 52, 7300-7305.
K. Dan, N. Bose and S. Ghosh, Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 12491-12493.
K.Dan and S. Ghosh, Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2012, 33, 127−132.
K. Dan, R. Pan and S. Ghosh, Langmuir 2011, 27, 612–617.
Fellowship and Award
Best poster award, Symposium on polymer science 2011, IISER Kolkata, 10th December 2011.