Faculty Profile

Dr. Krishna Kanta Haldar
Assistant Professor
Centre for Chemical Sciences
School of Basic & Applied Sciences
Central University of Punjab
Bathinda- 151001
Email Id: krishnakanta.haldar@gmail.com
Mobile: 07696794675

 
Education :
  • Ph.D. (March 2007-Augest 2012) Dept. of Mat. Sc., IACS/ Dept of Chemistry, Jadavpur University, Kolkata.
  • M.Sc. (2006) Department of Chemistry, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal.
  • B.Sc. (2004) Department of Chemistry, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, West Bengal.
Experience :
  1. Assistant Professor (July, 2014 to January, 2015) Dept. of Chemistry, SLIET, Longowal, Sangrur, Punjab, India.
  2. Post-doctoral Fellow (July 2013 to March 2014) Dept. of Chemistry, Ben-Gurion University of The Negev, Israel.
  3. Post-doctoral Fellow (Augest 2012 to July 2012) Dept. of Materials Science, IACS, Jadavpur,  India
  4. Guest Scientist (November 2012), Weizmann Institute of Science. Israel
Teaching Assignments :
  1. CHM.502: Inorganic Chemistry – 1
  2. CHM.504: Physical Chemistry-I
  3. CHM.507: Inorganic Practical            
Professional Recognition /Awards/Scholarship :
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship (2013- 2014), BGU, Israel.
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship (2013- 2014), IACS, Kolkata.
  • Best poster Award, “Resonance energy transfer between dye and QD’s” Krishna Kanta Haldar and Amitava Patra, presented in the 20th Annual General Meeting of the Materials Research Society of India (MRSI AGM-2009), Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata on 10-12th February, 2009.
  • Junior Research Fellowship (UGC-JRF), (2006), IACS, Kolkata
  • CSIR-UGC NET June 2006.
  • GATE – 2006.
Peer Recognition :
  1. Play role as reviewer in many of national and International Journals      
Area specializations/Research Interest:
  • Design anistropic nanocrystals of metal (Au, Ag, Pt, Cu and Bi etc ), metal oxide (TiO2, ZnO, CeO2, SnO2 etc) nanoparticles, semiconductor nanocrystals (Metal chalcogenide) and hybrid nanostructures of these materials with controlled dimensions.
  • Multifunctional Nanostructured-based composites for solar energy applications.
  • Hybrid nano-photocatalysis.
  • Investigating the impact of nanomaterials on the environment.
  • Fabrication of different shape controlled metal-semiconductor heterostructures and study their photophysical properties.
Publications :

Reasearch Papers

  1. Haldar, K. K., Kundu, S., & Patra, A. (2014). Core-Size-Dependent Catalytic Properties of Bimetallic Au/Ag Core–Shell Nanoparticles. ACS applied materials & interfaces6(24), 21946-21953. ( IF =6.72)
  2. Sreeramulu, V., Haldar, K. K., Patra, A., & Rao, D. N. (2014). Nonlinear Optical Switching and Enhanced Nonlinear Optical Response of Au–CdSe Heteronanostructures. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C118(51), 30333-30341. (IF =4.83)
  3. Haldar, K. K., Kundu, S., & Patra, A. (2014). Non-radiative relaxation and rectification behavior of metal/semiconductor tetrapod heterostructures. Applied Physics Letters104(6), 063110. (IF =3.81)
  4. Haldar, K. K., Pradhan, N., & Patra, A. (2013). Formation of Heteroepitaxy in Different Shapes of Au–CdSe Metal–Semiconductor Hybrid Nanostructures.small9(20), 3424-3432. ( IF =8.31)
  5. Haldar, K. K., Sinha, G., Lahtinen, J., & Patra, A. (2012). Hybrid colloidal Au-CdSe pentapod heterostructures synthesis and their photocatalytic properties.ACS applied materials & interfaces4(11), 6266-6272. (IF =6.72)
  6. Haldar, K. K., Sen, T., & Patra, A. (2010). Metal conjugated semiconductor hybrid nanoparticle-based fluorescence resonance energy transfer. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C114(11), 4869-4874.(IF =4.83)
  7. Sen, T., Haldar, K. K., & Patra, A. (2010). Quenching of confined C480 dye in the presence of metal-conjugated γ-cyclodextrin. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C114(26), 11409-11413. ( IF =4.83)
  8. Sadhu, S., Haldar, K. K., & Patra, A. (2010). Size dependent resonance energy transfer between semiconductor quantum dots and dye using FRET and kinetic model. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C114(9), 3891-3897. (IF =4.83)
  9. Haldar, K. K., & Patra, A. (2009). Fluorescence enhancement and quenching of Eu3+ ions by Au-ZnO core-shell and Au nanoparticles. Applied Physics Letters95(6), 3103. ( IF =3.81)
  10. Haldar, K. K., Sen, T., & Patra, A. (2008). Au@ ZnO Core− Shell Nanoparticles Are Efficient Energy Acceptors with Organic Dye Donors. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C112(31), 11650-11656. ( IF =4.83)
  11. Haldar, K. K., & Patra, A. (2008). Efficient resonance energy transfer from dye to Au@ SnO2 core–shell nanoparticles. Chemical Physics Letters462(1), 88-91. (IF =2.15)
  12. Sen, T., Haldar, K. K., & Patra, A. (2010). Quenching of confined C480 dye in the presence of metal-conjugated γ-cyclodextrin. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C114(26), 11409-11413. (IF =4.83)
  13. Ghosh, P., Oliva, J., Rosa, E. D. L., Haldar, K. K., Solis, D., & Patra, A. (2008). Enhancement of upconversion emission of LaPO4: Er@Yb core−shell nanoparticles/nanorods. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C112(26), 9650-9658. (IF =4.83)
Workshop/Conferences :

Attended

  • “Metal conjugated semiconductor hybrid nanoparticles based resonance energy transfer with varying their size and shape” Krishna Kanta Haldar, Tapasi Sen and Amitava Patra, poster presented in the International Symposium on Chemistry and Complexity, Indian Association for the cultivation of Science on December 6-8th, 2011.
  • “Metal-Semiconductor Quantum Dots Multifunctional Nanoparticle Based Energy Transfer” Krishna Kanta Haldar, Tapasi Sen and Amitava Patra, poster presented in the National Review meeting of Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (NSNT-2011), Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi on 25-27th February, 2011.
  • “Resonance energy transfer between dye and QD’s” Krishna Kanta Haldar and Amitava Patra, poster presented in the 11th Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) National Symposium in Chemistry, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune on 6-8th February, 2009.
  • “Resonance energy transfer between dye and QD’s”, Krishna Kanta Haldar and Amitava Patra, poster presented in the 20th Annual General Meeting of the Materials Research Society of India (MRSI AGM-2009), Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata on 10-12th February, 2009.
  • “Metal-Semiconductor Quantum Dots Multifunctional Nanoparticle Based Energy Transfer” Krishna Kanta Haldar, Tapasi Sen and Amitava Patra, poster presented in the 12th Chemical Research Society of India (CRSI) National Symposium in Chemistry, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad on 4-7th February, 2010.
  • “Quantum-Dot Based Resonance Energy Transfer” Tapasi Sen, Krishna Kanta Haldar and Amitava Patra, poster presented in the Foundation Day, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata on July 29, 2009.
  • “Synthesis and characterization of nanophotonic materials” Pushpal Ghosh, Tapasi Sen, Krishna Kanta Haldar, Suparna Sadhu and Amitava Patra, poster presented in Centre for Advanced materials, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata on 13th July 2007.