Dr. Rajarshi Samanta

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur   
West Bengal, India
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 Academic Background


PhD (2010), Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Hyderabad, India. [Thesis advisor:Prof. T. K. Chakraborty.]


MSc (2004), Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. [Thesis advisor: Prof. Rina Ghosh]


BSc (2002), Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India

Professional Career

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology kharagpur (September, 2013-present)


Post doctoral studies (2013-2010), Max-Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology, Dortmund, Germany under the

supervision of Dr. Andrey P. Antonchick, in the department of Chemical Biology (Prof. Dr. Herbert Waldmann).

Awards & Honours

  • Postdoctoral fellowship from Max-Planck Society
  • National scholarship