Prof. Sabyashachi Mishra

Associate Professor




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mishra@chem.iitkgp.ac.in
B-81, IIT Campus, Kharagpur - 721302, West Bengal

Education


  • 2003 - 2006: PhD - Department of Chemistry, Technical Uni Munich, Germany.

  • 2001 - 2003: MSc - School of Chemistry, Uni Hyderabad, India.

  • 1998 - 2001: BSc - Ravenshaw College, Cuttack, India.


Experience


  • Since 2018: Associate Prof - Department of Chemistry, IIT Kharagpur, India.

  • 2012 - 2018: Assistant Prof - Department of Chemistry, IIT Kharagpur, India.

  • 2009 - 2012: Postdoc - Department of Biochemistry, Uni Zurich, Switzerland.

  • 2007 - 2009: Postdoc - Department of Chemistry, Uni Basel, Switzerland.


Research Statement


Computational Chemistry in Molecular Biology and Molecular Physics

  • Enzyme Catalysis with QM/MM Approach

  • Multi-scale Simulations of Biochemical Systems

  • Excited State Molecular Spectroscopy

  • Molecular Magnetism

  • Electronic Structure in Complex Systems


Projects



Cooperativity in ligand migration
Client :   ISIRD, IIT Kharagpur
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Catalytic hydrolysis by a microbial enzyme
Client :   DST India
Consultant :   Sabyashachi Mishra
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Chemical dynamics and relativistic effects
Client :   ISIRD, IIT Kharagpur
Consultant :   Sabyashachi Mishra
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Conformational dynamics and catalysis
Client :   DST India
Consultant :   Sabyashachi Mishra
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Spin crossover in metal complexes
Client :   CSIR, India
Consultant :   Sabyashachi Mishra
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Awards and Recognition


  1) Odisha Young Scientist Award (2017).

  2) Faculty Excellence Award of IIT Kharagpur (2017).

  3) Young Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences (2016).

  4) Ramanujan Fellowship of the Department of Science and Technology, India, 2012.

  5) DST INSPIRE Faculty Award from the Department of Science and Technology, India, 2012.

  6) University of Hyderabad gold medal for University top rank, 2003


Courses Taught


  Introduction to Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy (CY41009)

  Physical Chemistry Laboratory II (CY39001)


Patents


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Research Area



1) Theory of Relativistic Vibronic Coupling in Molecular Physics
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2) Relativistic Quantum Chemistry
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3) Molecular Structure and Spectroscopy in Excited States
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4) Reactive Processes in Biology
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5) Network Dynamics in Bio-(chemical/physical) processes
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Group Members


  Atanuka Paul
Topic: QM/MM Modelling of Enzyme Catalysis
Email: ap@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in

  Karunamoy Rajak
Topic: Computational Chemistry
Email: karunamoy.rajak@gmail.com

  Kishan Kumar Dakua
Topic: Computational Chemistry
Email: dakuakishankumar@gmail.com

  Sabyasachi Roy Chowdhury
Topic: Molecular Megnetism
Email: chem.sabyasachi@gmail.com

  Sanjukta Parida
Topic: Computational Chemistry
Email: sanjuktaparida32@gmail.com

  Shalini Joshi
Topic: Computational Chemistry
Email: shalinijoshi2108@gmail.com

  Soumitra Manna
Topic: Molecular Spectroscopy
Email: soumitra.pc@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in

  Sunita Muduli
Topic: Computational Chemistry
Email: sunitamuduli675@gmail.com

  Vipin Kumar Mishra
Topic: QM/MM Modelling of Enzyme Catalysis
Email: iitkgpvipin@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in


Group Alumni


  Debodyuti Dutta
Topic: Enzyme Catalysis and Drug Design
Email: dd@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in

  Susanta Ghanta
Topic: QM/MM modelling of excited state processes
Email: sg@chem.iitkgp.ernet.in