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Address : Department of Chemistry, Aliah University, IIA/27 New Town, Kolkata- 700 156
Phone : Phone: +913323416504
Room No : Faculty Room, 3rd Floor, Left Block
Joined : November 2010
Post Doc (2010 Jul-Oct): ERATO KITAGAWA Integrated Pores Project, Japan Science and Technology (JST)
Research Advisor: Prof. Susumu Kitagawa (predicted nominee for 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry by Thomson Reuters)
PhD (2010) : National University of Singapore, Singapore
Research Advisor: Prof. J. J. Vittal
M.Sc. (2006) : IIT Madras, India
Research Advisor: Prof. D. K. Chand
B. Sc. (2004) : University of Calcutta, India
Department of Chemsitry, Aliah University
Since November 2010 till date
CH 101 : General Chemistry- I
CH 131 : Subsidiary Chemitsry- I
CH 401 : Advanced Inorganic Chemsitry
CH 191 : Chemistry Lab- I
CH 491 : Advanced Chemistry Lab- I
CH 104 : Inorganic Chemistry- I
CH 302 : Inorganic Chemsitry- III
CH 516 : Organic Synthesis-II (Supramolecular Chemistry)
CH 162 : General Chemistry Lab
CH 292 : Chemistry Lab- III
Inorganic Materials and Supramolecular Chemistry
Post Doctoral Fellow: ERATO KITAGAWA Integrated Pores Project, Japan Science and Technology (JST), Kyoto Research Park, Japan (July 2010 - November 2010)
Research Advisor: Prof. Susumu Kitagawa (predicted nominee for 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry by Thomson Reuters)
B. Dutta, R. Purkait, S. Bhunia, S. Khan, C. Sinha and M. H. Mir* "Selective detection of trinitrophenol by a Cd(II)-based coordination compound" RSC Adv. 2019, 9, 38718–38723.
M. H. Mir*, B. Dutta, S. Islam and S. Khan "Solid-state photodimerization via [2+2] cycloaddition in metal complexes and CPs" J. Indian Chem. Soc. 2019, 96, 1297-1301. (Invited Article, Special Issue, ICS Convention)
Akhtaruzzaman, P. Das, S. Khan, S. Maity, S. Naaz, S. Islam, P. Ghosh, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Two zinc(II)-based coordination polymers with flexible dicarboxylate and pyridine mixed ligands: effect of π•••π interactions on electrical activity" New J. Chem. 2019, 43, 16071-16077.
B. Dutta, Akhtaruzzaman, H. Sato, T. Akitsu, A. Slawin, C. Sinha and M. H. Mir* "Two acetylenedicarboxylato-bridged 4-styrylpyridine appended 1D coordination polymers: Synthesis, structural characterization and variable temperature magnetism" J. Chem. Sci. 2019, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12039-019-1698-2.
B. Dutta, C. Sinha and M. H. Mir* "Sunlight-driven photosalient effect of 1D coordination polymer and release of an elusive cyclobutane derivative" Chem. Commun. 2019, 55, 11049–11051.
B. Dutta, K. Pal, K. Jana, C. Sinha and M. H. Mir* "Synthesis and Antimicrobial Activity of a Zn(II)-Based 2D Pillar Bilayer Metal-Organic Framework" ChemistrySelect 2019, 4, 9947–9951.
Akhtaruzzaman, S. Khan, B. Dutta, S. M. Yakout, S. S. Ibrahim and M. H. Mir* " Synthesis and characterization of a new 4-Styrylpyridine based square planar copper(II) complex: Exploration of phenoxazinone synthase mimicking activity" J. Coord. Chem. 2019, 72, 2362–2375.
B. Dutta, C. Sinha, and M. H. Mir* "Supramolecular assembly of Cu(II)-based 1D coordination polymer: Synthesis, characterization and correlation of band gap" J. Mol. Struct. 2019, 1197, 430-435.
B. Dutta, A. Dey, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Tuning of para- position of pyridyl ligands impacts the electrical properties of a series of Cd(II) ladder polymers" Dalton Trans. 2019, 48, 11259–11267.
S. Islam, J. Datta, S. Maity, B. Dutta, S. Khan, P. Ghosh, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Photodimerization of 1D Ladder Polymer Through Single-Crystal to Single-Crystal Transformation has Effect on Electrical Conductivity" Cryst. Growth Des. 2019, 19, 4057-4062 (Invited Article for "Virtual Special Issue" on "Structure Property relationship in Crystalline Solids").
B. Dutta, A. Dey, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Sunlight Induced Topochemical Photodimerization and Switching of the Conductivity of a Metal-Organic Compound" Inorg. Chem. 2019, 58, 5419−5422.
B. Dutta, D. Das, J. Datta, A. Chandra, S. Jana, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir*, "Synthesis of a Zn(II)-based 1D zigzag coordination polymer for the fabrication of optoelectronic device with remarkably high photosensitivity" Inorg. Chem. Front. 2019, 6, 1245–1252.
S. Islam, J. Datta, S. Maity, B. Dutta, F. Ahmed, P. Ghosh, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* “Halogen•••π Interactions in Supramolecular Architecture of 1D Coordination Polymers and Their Electrical Conductance” ChemistrySelect 2019, 4, 3294–3299.
B. Dutta, S. Maity, S. Ghosh, C. Sinha and M. H. Mir* “Acetylenedicarboxylato bridged Mn(II)-based 1D coordination polymer: electrochemical CO2 reduction and magnetic properties” New J. Chem. 2019, 43, 5167-5172.
B. Dutta, R. Jana, A. K. Bhanja, P. P. Ray*, C. Sinha* and M. H. Mir* "Supramolecular Aggregate of Cadmium (II)-Based one-Dimensional Coordination Polymer for Device Fabrication and Sensor Application" Inorg. Chem. 2019, 58, 2686-2694.
F. Ahmed, S. R. Ghosh, S. Halder, S. Guin, S. M. Alam, P. P. Ray*, A. D. Jana* and M. H. Mir* "Metal-ligand ring aromaticity in a 2D coordination polymer used as a photosensitive electronic devic" New J. Chem. 2019, 43, 2710-2717.
B. Dutta, C. Sinha and M. H. Mir* "Synthesis and crystal structure of a CdII-based 2D coordination polymer and determination of band gap" J. Indian Chem. Soc. 2018, 95, 1535-1540. (Invited Article, Special Issue, ICS Convention)
B. Dutta, A. Dey, S. Maity, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Supramolecular Assembly of a Zn(II)-Based 1D Coordination Polymer through Hydrogen Bonding and pi...pi Interactions: Crystal Structure and Device Applications" ACS Omega 2018, 3, 12060-12067 (Invited Article).
B. Dutta, J. Datta, S. Maity, C. Sinha, D. Sun, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Electrical property and Schottky behavior of a flexible Schiff-base compound: X-ray structure and stabilization of 1D water chain" Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2018, 20, 24744-24749.
S. Islam, J. Datta, F. Ahmed, B. Dutta, S. Naaz, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Effect on Schottky behavior of 1D coordination polymers by altering para-substituent on the benzoate ligand" New J. Chem. 2018, 42, 13971-13977.
B. Dutta, A. Dey, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Photochemical Structural Transformation of a Linear 1D Coordination Polymer Impacts the Electrical Conductivity" Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 8029-803.
B. Dutta, R. Jana, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Synthesis of Cd(II) based 1D coordination polymer by in situ ligand generation and fabrication of photosensitive electronic device" Inorg. Chem. Front. 2018, 2018, 5, 1998–2005 (Hot Paper).
F. Ahmed, J. Datta, B. Dutta, S. Sarkar, A. D. Jana,* P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Water Tetramer Confinement and Photosensitive Schottky Behavior of a 2D Coordination Polymer" ChemistrySelect 2018, 3, 6985–6991.
B. Dutta, A. Dey, K. Naskar, S. Maity, F. Ahmed, S. Islam, C. Sinha, P. Ghosh, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Two isostructural linear coordination polymers: Size of metal ion impacts the electrical conductivity" New J. Chem. 2018, 42, 10309–10316.
B. Dutta, S. M. Pratik, S. Jana, C. Sinha, A. Datta* and M. H. Mir*, "Novel Br···π(Chelate) interaction in a 1D coordination polymer revealing aromaticity" ChemistrySelect 2018, 3, 4289– 4291.
B. Dutta, A. Dey, K. Naskar, F. Ahmed, R. Purkait, S. Islam, S. Ghosh, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Cu(II)-based binuclear compound for the application of photosensitive electronic device" New J. Chem. 2018, 42, 8629--8637.
F. Ahmed, S. Halder, B. Dutta, S. Islam, C. Sen, S. kundu, C. Sinha, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Synthesis and structural characterization of Cu(II)-based 1D coordination polymer and its application in Schottky device" New J. Chem. 2017, 41, 11317-11323.
K.Naskar, A. Dey, B. Dutta, F. Ahmed, C. Sen, M. H. Mir, P. P. Roy, and C. Sinha "Intercatenated coordination polymers (ICPs) of carboxylato bridged Zn(II)-isoniazid and their electrical conductivity" Cryst. Growth Des. 2017, 17, 3267–3276.
F. Ahmed, J. Datta, B. Dutta, K. Naskar, C. Sinha, S. M. Alam, S. kundu, P. P. Ray* and M. H. Mir* "Cation dependent charge transport in linear dicarboxylate based isotypical 1D coordination polymers" RSC Adv. 2017, 7, 10369–10375.
F. Ahmed, S. Roy, K. Naskar, C. Sinha, S. M. Alam, S. kundu, J. J. Vittal* and M. H. Mir* "Halogen···halogen interactions in the supramolecular assembly of 2D coordination polymers and the CO2 sorption behavior” Cryst. Growth Des. 2016, 16, 5514-5519.
M. H. Mir and J. J. Vittal, “Muconate bridged coordination polymers of Cu(II): Effect of auxiliary ligand on their structural architectures” Inorg. Chim. Acta 2013, 403, 97-101.
R. A. Laskar, N. A. Begum, M. H. Mir, M. R. Rohman and A. T. Khan, “Nickel(II) chloride hexahydrate catalyzed reaction of aromatic aldehydes with 2-mercaptoethanol: Formation of supramolecular helical assemblage of the product” Tetrahedron lett. 2013, 54, 5839-5844.
A. T. Khan, A. Ghosh, R. S. Basha, and M. H. Mir, “Synthesis of trisubstituted 1H-pyrazole-4-carbodithioate using one-pot three-component reaction catalyzed by ferric sulfate [Fe2(SO4)3·xH2O]” Asian J. Org. Chem. 2013, 2,126-129.
R. A. Laskar, N. A. Begum, M. H. Mir, S. Ali and A. T. Khan, “Hydrogen-bond-driven stereoselective syntheses of b-enaminoesters and b-enaminones by vanadium(IV) acetylacetonate catalyzed reaction” Tetrahedron lett. 2013, 54, 436-440.
A. T. Khan, R. S. Basha, M. Lal and M. H. Mir, “Formation of unexpected α-amino amidine through three- component UGI condensation reaction,” RSC Adv. 2012, 2, 5506–5509.
H. Sato, R. Matsuda, M. H. Mir and S. Kitagawa, “Photochemical cycloaddition on the pore surface of a porous coordination polymer impacts on the sorption behavior,” Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 7919-7921.
M. H. Mir, J. X. Ong, G. K. Kole, G. K. Tan, M. J. McGlinchey, Y. Wu and J. J. Vittal, “Photoreactive gold(I) macrocycles with diphosphine andtrans, trans- muconate Ligands,” Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 11633-11635.
M. H. Mir, G. K. Tan, L. L. Koh and J. J. Vittal, “Single-crystal to single-crystal photochemical structural transformations of interpenetrated 3D coordination polymers by [2+2] cycloaddition reactions,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2010, 49, 390–393.
M. H. Mir, L. Wang, M. W. Wong and J. J. Vittal, “Water helicate, (H2O)7 hosted by diamondoid metal-organic framework,” Chem. Commun.2009, 4539–4541.
M. H. Mir, S. Kitagawa and J. J. Vittal, “Two- and three-fold interpenetrated metal-organic frameworks from one-pot crystallization,” Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 7728–7733.
M. H. Mir and J. J. Vittal, “Single-crystal to single-crystal transformation of cyclic water heptamer to another (H2O)7 cluster containing cyclic pentamer,” Cryst. Growth Des. 2008, 8, 1478–1480.
M. H. Mir and J. J. Vittal, “Phase transition accompanied by transformation of elusive discrete cyclic water heptamer to bicyclic (H2O)7 cluster,” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2007, 46, 5925–5928. (Inside Cover Page & referred in Wikipedia of water cluster, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Water_cluster).
H. S. Sahoo, D. K. Chand, S. Mahalakshmi, M. H. Mir and R. Raghunathan, “Manifestation of diamagnetic chemical shifts of proton NMR signals by an anisotropic shielding effect of nitrate anions,” Tetrahedron lett. 2007, 48, 761–765.
PhD Degree Awarded
1. Dr. Faruk Ahmed
Ongoing PhD Scholars
1. Mr. Akhtaruzzaman
2. Mr. Basudeb Dutta (http://scholar.google.co.in/citations?user=1vA0tasAAAAJ&hl=en)
3. Mr. Sakhiul Islam (http://scholar.google.co.in/
4. Ms. Sanobar Naaz
1. Dr. Samim Khan (CSIR Research Associate)
1. Mr. Sambhunath Bera (CSIR JRF)
Sk. Sirajul Islam
Principal Investigator of DST, SERB Project of worth Rs. 24.96 Lakhs (Grant No. SB/FT/CS-185/2012 Dated 30/07/2014)
Selected Conference Attended