From IIT Kharagpur:


30. "Arylene-vinylene Terpyridine Conjugates: Highly Sensitive, Reusable and Simple Fluorescent Probes for the Detection of Nitroaromatics". Amit Sil, Dipanjan Giri and Sanjib K. Patra*. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2017, In press, DOI: 10.1039/C7TC04178K (IF = 5.256).

29. "A Mild Rhodium Catalyzed Direct Synthesis of Quinolones from Pyridones: Application in the Detection of Nitroaromatics". Aniruddha. Biswas, Dipanjan Giri, Debapratim. Das, A. Dey, Sanjib. K. Patra* and Rajarshi Samanta*. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2017, In Press, DOI: 10.1021/acs.joc.7b01932 (IF = 4.849).

28. "A Highly Selective, Sensitive and Reusable BODIPY Based 'OFF/ON' Fluorescence Chemosensor for the Detection of Hg2+ Ions". Apurba Maity, Amit Sil, Subhra Nad and Sanjib K. Patra*. Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 2017, (IF=5.401), DOI: 10.1016/j.snb.2017.08.016

27. "Terpyridyl appended poly(metaphenylene-alt-fluorene) π-conjugated fluorescent polymers: Highly selective and sensitive turn off probes for the detection of Cu2+". Amit Sil, Sk Najmul Islam and Sanjib K. Patra*. Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 2017, (IF=5.401), DOI: 10.1016/j.snb.2017.07.067

26. "Achieving Yellow Emission by Varying Donor/Acceptor Units in Rod-shaped Fluorenyl-alkynyl Based π-Conjugated Oligomers and Their Binuclear Gold(I) Alkynyl Complexes". Sk Najmul Islam, Amit Sil and Sanjib K. Patra*. Dalton Trans., 2017, 46, 5918-5929. (IF=4.029)

25. "Synthesis, Photophysical and Concentration Dependent Tunable Lasing Behavior of 2,6-Diacetynyl Functionalized BODIPY Dyes". Apurba Maity, Anirban Sarkar, Amit Sil, Shivakiran Bhaktha B. N*, and Sanjib K. Patra*. New Journal of Chemistry, 2017, 41, 2296-2308. (IF=3.269)


24. "A phenylene-vinylene terpyridine conjugate fluorescent probe for distinguishing Cd2+ from Zn2+ with high sensitivity and selectivity". Amit Sil, Apurba Maity, Dipanjan Giri and Sanjib K Patra*. Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 2016, 226, 403-411. (IF=5.401)


23. "Benzodithieno-imidazole based π-conjugated fluorescent polymer probe for selective sensing of Cu2+". Dipanjan Giri and Sanjib K Patra*. RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 79011-79021. (IF=3.108)


Doctoral (IIT Kanpur, INDIA) and Postdoctoral Work (University of Bristol, UK):


22. Tetragonal and Helical Morphologies from Polyferrocenylsilane block Polyelectrolytes via Ionic Self-assembly by R. Ahmed, S. K. Patra, I. W. Hamley, I. Manners*, C. F. J. Faul*. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 2455-2458.

21. Dimensional Control of Block Copolymer Nanofibers with a π-Conjugated Core: Crystallization-Driven Solution Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Poly(3-hexylthiophene)-b-poly(2-vinylpyridine) by J. Gwyther, J. B. Gilroy, P. Rupar, D. J. Lunn, E. Kynaston, S. K. Patra, G. Whittell, M. A. Winnik*, and I. Manners*. Chem. Eur. J, 2013, 19, 9186-9197.


20.   “The Coordination and Polymerization of Cyclic 1,3-Dienes by Gold(I) Cations.” R. A. Sanguramath, S. K. Patra, M. Green and C. A. Russell*. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 1060-1062. DOI: 10.1039/c1cc16193h

19. Fiber-like Micelles via the Crystallization-Driven Solution Self-Assembly of Poly(3-hexylthiophene)-block-Poly(methylmethacrylate) Copolymers by J. B. Gilroy, D. J. Lunn, S. K. Patra, G. R. Whittell, M. A. Winnik* and I. Manners*. Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 5806-5815. DOI: 10.1021/ma3008114

18. “Responsive Vesicles via the Self-Assembly of Crystalline-Coil Polyferrocenylsilanes-b-poly(ethylene oxide) Star Block Copolymers” F. H. Schacher, J. Elbert, S. K. Patra, S. F. M. Yusoff, M. A. Winnik* and I. Manners*. Chem. Eur. J., 2012, 18, 517-525. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201102322


17.  “Cylindrical Micelles of Controlled Length with a π-Conjugated Polythiophene Core via Crystallization-Driven Self-Assembly.” S. K. Patra, R. Ahmed, G. R. Whittell, D. J. Lunn, E. L. Dunphy, M. A. Winnik and I. Manners*. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 8842-8845. DOI: 10.1021/ja202408w

 16.  “Main-Chain Heterobimetallic Block Copolymers: Synthesis and Self-Assembly of   Polyferrocenylsilane-b-polycobaltoceniumethylene.” J. B. Gilroy, S. K. Patra, J. M. Mitchels, M. A. Winnik* and I. Manners*. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 5851-5855. (VIP Article). DOI: 10.1002/anie.201008184

15. “Hierarchical Organometallic Materials: Self-Assembly of Organic-Organometallic Polyferrocenylsilane Block Polyelectrolyte-Surfactant Complexes in Bulk and in Thin Films.” R. Ahmed, S. K. Patra, L. Chabanne, C. J. Faul* and I. Manners*. Macromolecules 2011, 44, 9324-9334.DOI: 10.1021/ma201526w

14.  “Organic-Metalloblock Copolymers via Photocontrolled Living Anionic Ring-Opening Polymerization.” L. Chabanne, I. Matas, S. K. Patraand I. Manners*. Polym. Chem., 2011, 2, 2651-2660. DOI: 10.1039/C1PY00298H


13. “Photocontrolled Living Anionic Polymerization of Phosphorus-Bridged [1]Ferrocenophanes: A Route to Well-Defined Polyferrocenylphosphine (PFP) Homopolymers and Block Copolymers.” S. K. Patra, G. R. Whittell, S. Nagiah, C.-L. Ho, W.-Y. Wong* and I. Manners*. Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 3240-3250. DOI: 10.1002/chem.200902886

12. “Photocontrolled Living Anionic Polymerization of Silicon-Bridged [1]Ferrocenophanes with Fluorocarbon Substituents: Synthesis and Characterization of Fluorinated Polyferrocenylsilane (PFS) Homopolymers and Block Copolymers.” G. S. Smith, S. K. Patra, L. Vanderark, S. Saithong J. P. H. Charmant and I. Manners*. Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2010, 211, 303-312. DOI: 10.1002/macp.200900395

11.   “Reactions of Amine- and Phosphine-borane Adducts with Frustrated Lewis Pair Combinations of Group 14 Triflates and Sterically Hindered Nitrogen Bases.” G. R. Whittell,E. I. Balmond, A. P. M. Robertson, S. K. Patra, M. F. Haddow and I. Manners*. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 3967-3975. DOI: 10.1002/ejic.201000515

10.   “Mapping the Transformation [{RuII(CO)3Cl2}2] to [RuI2(CO)4]2+: Implications in Binuclear Water-Gas Shift Chemistry.” M. Majumdar, A. Sinha, T. Ghatak, S. K. Patra, N. Sadhukhan, W. S. M. Rahaman and J. K. Bera*. Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 2574-2585. DOI: 10.1002/chem.200902797


 9.   “A Rare Unsupported Iridium(II) Dimer, [IrCl2(CO)2]2” S. K. Patra, S. M. W. Rahaman, M. Majumdar, A. Sinha and J. K. Bera*. Chem. Commun. 2008, 22, 2511-2513 (Cover Article). DOI: 10.1039/B803632B

8.   “Role of Axial Donors in the Ligand Isomerization Processes of Quadruply Bonded Dimolybdenum(II) Compounds.” M. Majumdar, S. K. Patra, M. Kannan, K. R. Dunbar and J. K. Bera*. Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 2212-2222. DOI: 10.1021/ic702298v

7.   “C–C Bond Forming Reaction Through Aldol-Type Addition Mediated by [Ru2(CO)4]2+ Core.” S. K. Patra and J. K. Bera. Organometallics 2007, 26, 2598-2603. DOI: 10.1021/om070139j

6.   “Oxidative route to polyoxomolybdates from quadruply bonded [MoII≣MoII] precursor: Structural characterization of a tetranuclear cluster [Mo4Cl5O8(pyNP)2] (pyNP = (2-(2-pyridyl)1,8-naphthyridine).” M. Majumdar, S. K. Patra and J. K. Bera*. Polyhedron 2007, 26, 1597-1602. DOI: 10.1016/j.poly.2006.11.042

5.   “Effects of Axial Coordination on the Ru-Ru Single Bond in Diruthenium Paddlewheel Complexes.” S. K. Patra, N. Sadhukhan and J. K. Bera*. Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 4007-4015. DOI: 10.1021/ic0600073

4.   “Axial Interaction of the [Ru2(CO)4]2+ Core with the Aryl C–H Bond: Route to Cyclometalated Compounds Involving Metal-Metal Bonded Diruthenium Unit.” S. K. Patra and J. K. Bera*. Organometallics  2006, 25, 6054-6060. DOI: 10.1021/om060774+

3.   “Ligand Assisted Homolytic Cleavage of the Ru–Ru Single Bond in [Ru2(CO)4]2+ Core and the Chemical Consequence.” S. K. Patra, M. Majumdar and J. K. Bera*. J. Organomet. Chem. 2006, 691, 4779-4787. DOI:10.1016/j.jorganchem.2006.07.033

2.  “Novel Heterobimetallic Metallamacrocycles Based on the 1,1¢-Bis(1,8-naphthyrid-2-yl)ferrocene (FcNP2) Ligand: Structural Characterization of the Complexes [{M(FcNP2)}2]2+ (M = CuI, AgI) and {MCl2(FcNP2)}4 (M = ZnII, CoII).” N. Sadhukhan, S. K. Patra, K. Sana and J. K. Bera*. Organometallics 2006, 25, 2914-2916. DOI: 10.1021/om060252u

1. “Syntheses and Reactivity Studies of Solvated Dirhenium Acetonitrile Complexes.” J. K. Bera*, E. J. Schelter, S. K. Patra, J.Bacsa and K. R. Dunbar*. Dalton. Trans. 2006. 4011-4019. DOI: 10.1039/b601463a

Papers in Conference Proceedings

2. “Synthesis and Self-Assembly of π-Conjugated Crystalline-Coil Polythiophene Block Copolymers.” S. K. Patra,R. Ahmed,G. R. Whittell,D. J. Lunn,M. A. Winnik, and I. Manners. Polymer Preprints (Am. Chem. Soc., Div. of Polym. Chem.), 2011, 52, 1002-1003.

1. “Recent Developments on the Photocontrolled Ring-Opening Polymerization of Metallocenophanes.” L. Chabanne, I. M. Ruiz, S. K. Patra, I. Manners. Polymer Preprints (Am. Chem. Soc., Div. of Polym. Chem.), 2010, 51, 278-279.

 Selected Oral Presentation in abroad

4. S. K. Patra and I. Manners. “Functional and Supramolecular Metallopolymers” (Oral Presentation as Invited Speaker) 67th Southwest Regional ACS Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, Nov 9-12, 2011.

3. S. K. Patra, R. Ahmed, G. R. Whittell, D. J. Lunn, E. L. Dunphy, M. A. Winnik, and I. Manners. “Crystallization-Driven Self-Assembly of Crystalline-Coil Block Copolymers” (Oral Presentation) 94th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Montreal, Canada, June 5-9, 2011.

 2. S. K. Patra, R. Ahmed, D. J. Lunn, G. R. Whittell, M. A. Winnik, and I. Manners. “π-Conjugated Nanowires via Crystallization-Driven Self-Assembly” (Oral Presentation) Functional Soft Nanomaterials Symposium, School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, August 11, 2011.

1. S. K. Patra, G. R. Whittell and I. Manners. “Photocontrolled Living Anionic Polymerization of Phosphorus-Bridged [1]Ferrocenophanes”(Oral Presentation) 93rd Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 29- June 2, 2010.

 Selected Oral Presentation in India

4. "Soluble Ru(II) Organometallic Molecular Wires with Thienyl-alkynyl Spacers". Frontiers in Organometallic Chemistry (1st FOMC-2016), December 3-6, 2016, Kovalam, Organized by IIT Indore (Invited talk).

 3. "Developing 1,2,3-Triazole Functionalized π-Conjugated Polymer Probes for Detecting Nitroaromatic Explosives." Recent Advancement in Chemical Sciences (RAICS-2015), MNIT Jaipur, August 21-23, 2015 (Invited talk).

 2. “Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Π-Conjugated Polythiophene Based Rod-Coil Block Copolymers.” International Conference on Rubber and Rubber-like Materials (ICRRM-2013), IIT Kharagpur, March 6-9, 2013.

1. “Synthesis and Crystallizaton-Driven Self-Assembly of Crystalline-Coil Block Copolymers.” Symposium on Inorganic Chemistry at Interface (SICI), Dept. of Chemistry, IIT Kharagpur, October 13-14, 2012.