Publications
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  • Publications (2013)
  • Publications (2014)
  • Publications (2015)
  • Publications (2016)

1.      Development of a visible light active photocatalytic portable water purification unit using ZnO nanorods

         Sunandan Baruah, Mayuree Jaisai and Joydeep Dutta

         Catalysis Science & Technology 2 (2012) 918-921

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~5.43]

 

2.      Growth of templated gold microwires by self-organization of colloids on Aspergillus Niger

                      Aneeqa Sabah, Indrani Dakua, Prabhat Kumar, Waleed S Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta

                      Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures 7 (2012) 583-       591

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~0.95]

 

3.      Nanoparticle-sensitized photodegradation of bilirubin and potential therapeutic application

         Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Sunandan Baruah, Mohammed A Mahmood, Joydeep Dutta and Samir K Pal

                     The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (2012) 9608-9615

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~4.77]

 

4.      Zinc oxide–zinc stannate core–shell nanorod arrays for CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells

                     Tanujjal Bora, Htet H Kyaw and Joydeep Dutta

                     Electrochimica Acta 68 (2012) 141-145

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~4.50]

 

5.      Photoelectrode optimization of zinc oxide nanoparticle based dye-sensitized solar cell by thermal treatment

                     Pichanan Teesetsopon, Sivanappan Kumar and Joydeep Dutta

                     International Journal of Electrochemical Science 7 (2012) 4988-4999

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~1.50]

 

6.      Microwave assisted hydrothermal synthesis of zinc hydroxystannate films on glass substrates

         Mohammed A Mahmood and Joydeep Dutta

        Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology 62 (2012) 495-504

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~1.53]

 

7.      One-diode model equivalent circuit analysis for ZnO nanorod-based dye-sensitized solar cells: Effects of annealing and active Area

         Htet H Kyaw, Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta

         IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 11 (2012) 763-768

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~1.83]

 

8.      Dual-sensitization via electron and energy harvesting in CdTe quantum dots decorated ZnO nanorod-based dye-sensitized solar cells

         Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Karthik Lakshman, Tanujjal Bora, Joydeep Dutta and Samir K Pal

         The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (2012) 14248-14256

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~4.77]

 

9.      Paper modified with ZnO nanorods–antimicrobial studies

                     Mayuree Jaisai, Sunandan Baruah and Joydeep Dutta

                     Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 3 (2012) 684-691

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~2.67]

 

10.  Fabrication of zinc oxide nanorods modified activated carbon cloth electrode for desalination of brackish water using capacitive deionization approach

      Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta

      Desalination 305 (2012) 24-30

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~3.76]

 

11.  Nanostructured zinc oxide for water treatment

                   Sunandan Baruah, Samir K Pal and Joydeep Dutta

                   Nanoscience & Nanotechnology-Asia 2 (2012) 90-102

 

 

12.  Hematoporphyrin–ZnO nanohybrids: Twin applications in efficient visible-light photocatalysis and dye-sensitized solar cells

       Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Tanujjal Bora, Karthil Lakhsman, Achintya Singha, Joydeep Dutta and Samir K Pal

       ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 4 (2012) 7027-7035

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~6.72]

 

13.  Hydrothermal growth of ZnO hexagonal nanocrystals: Effect of growth conditions

                   Sujira Promnimit, Sunandan Baruah, U Lamdu and Joydeep Dutta

                   Journal of Nano Research 21 (2012) 57-63

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~0.56]

 

14.  Chromatic tuning of plasmon resonance of tri-layered composites: silver, gold and copper nanoparticles for optical thin film colour filter

                   Mayur B Chaudhari, Waleed S Mohammed, Gabor L Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta

                   Micro & Nano Letters, IET 7 (2) 146-148

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~0.85]

 

15.  Zinc oxide nanorods based catalysts for hydrogen production by steam reforming of methanol

                   Supamas Danwittayakul and Joydeep Dutta

                   International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 37 (7) 5518-5526

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~3.31]

 

16.  Chitosan capped colloidal gold nanoparticles for sensing zinc ions in water

                   Sujira Promnimit, Tanmoy Bera, Sunandan Baruah and Joydeep Dutta

                   Journal of Nano Research 16 (2012) 55-61

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~0.56]

 

17.  Manganese doped zinc sulfide quantum dots for detection of Escherichia coli

                    Sunandan Baruah, Cesar Ortinero, Oleg V Shipin and Joydeep Dutta

                   Journal of Fluorescence 22 (2012) 403-408

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~1.92]

 

18.  Heterogeneous photocatalysis for removal of microbes from water

                   Mohammed A Mahmood, Sunandan Baruah, Anil K Anal and Joydeep Dutta

                   Environmental Chemistry Letters 10 (2012) 145-151

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~2.57]

 

19.  Multilayer thin films of colloidal gold and silica nanoparticles: Effect of polyelectrolyte coating

                    Zahir A Khan, Rachana Kumar and Joydeep Dutta

                    The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering 90 (2012) 919-924

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~1.23]

 

20.  Self-Organization of Colloidal Nanoparticles Into Functional Pressure Sensing Device

       Sujira Promnimit and Joydeep Dutta

      Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 12 (2012) 8143-8146

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~ 1.56]

1.      Role of central metal ion in hematoporphyrin-functionalized titania in solar energy conversion dynamics

      Samim Sardar, Soumik Sarkar, Myo Tay Zar Myint , Salim Al-Harthi, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Kumar Pal

      Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 15 (2013) 18562-18570

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~ 4.49]

 

2.      Development of integrated microfluidic device for optical flow rate sensing

      C. Viphavakit., C. Themistos, M.Komodromos, N. Atthi., S. Boonruang., W. S. Mohammed and J. Dutta

      Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers 22 (2013) 1340016, 8 pp.

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~0.25]

 

3.      Optical  demonstration of side coupling to cladding modes through zinc oxide nanorods  grown on multimode optical fiber

      H. Fallah, M. Chaudhari, T. Bora, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed, and J. Dutta

      Optics Letters 38 (2013) 3620-3622

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.29]

 

4.      Enhancement of photocatalytic degradation of methyl orange by supported zinc oxide nanorods/zinc stannate (ZnO/ZTO) on porous substrates

      Supamas Danwittayakul, Mayuree Jaisai, Thammarat Koottatep and Joydeep Dutta

      Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 52 (2013) 13629-13636

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.58]

 

5.      Two step copper impregnated zinc oxide microball synthesis for the reduction of activation energy of methanol steam reformation

      Supamas Danwittayakul and Joydeep Dutta

      Chemical Engineering Journal 223 (2013) 304-308

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~4.32]

 

6.      Rational surface modification of Mn3O4 nanoparticles to induce multiple photoluminescence and room temperature ferromagnetism

      Anupam Giri, Nirmal Goswami, Monalisa Pal, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Salim Al-Harthi, Achintya Singha, Barnali Ghosh, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Kumar Pal

      Journal of Materials Chemistry C 1 (2013) 1885-1895

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~ 4.69]

 

7.      Liquified petroleum gas sensing using microballs of ZnO

      Sunandan Baruah and Joydeep Dutta

      lndian Journal of Science and Technology 6 (2013) 190-193)

8.      Hydrophobic/hydrophilic switching on zinc oxide micro-structured surface

      Myo Tay Zar Myint, Nithin Senthur Kumar, Gabor Louis Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta

      Applied Surface Science 264 (2013) 344-348

[JCR 2014/2015  Impact Factor ~2.71]

 

9.      UVA Radiation Induced Ultrafast Electron Transfer from a Food Carcinogen Benzo [a] pyrene to Organic Molecules, Biological Macromolecules, and Inorganic Nano Structures

      Soma Banerjee, Soumik Sarkar, Karthik Lakshman, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Pal

      The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 117 (2013) 3726-3737

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~ 3.30]

 

10.  Visiblelightinduced directed gold microwires by selforganization of nanoparticles on Aspergillus niger

      Aneeqa Sabah, Prabhat Kumar, Waleed S. Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta

      Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 30 (2013) 473–480

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~ 3.08]

 

11.  Development and improvement of carbon nanotube based ammonia gas sensors using inkjet-printed interdigitated electrodes

      Pattamon Teerapanich, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Claire M. Joseph, Gabor L. Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta

      IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 12 (2013) 255-262

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~ 1.83]

 

12.  Studies on hydrothermally synthesised zinc oxide nanorod arrays for their enhanced visible light photocatalysis

      Mohammad Abbas Mahmood, Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta

      International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management 16 (2013) 146-159

 

 

13.  Effective Medium Theory applied to colloidal solution of gold nanoparticles and alternating gold-silica   multilayer thin film composites

      Zaheer Abbas Khan, Rachana Kumar and Joydeep Dutta

      Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan 35 (2013) 250-256

 

 

14.  Hematoporphyrin-ZnO Nanohybrids: Twin Applications in Efficient Visible-Light Photocatalysis and Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells

      Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Tanujjal Bora, Karthik Lakhsman, Achintya Singha, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Kumar Pal

      ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 4 (2012) 7027–7035

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~6.72]

 

15.  Modulation of defect mediated energy transfer from ZnO nanoparticles for the photocatalytic degradation of bilirubin

Tanujjal Bora, Karthik Lakshman, Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Samim Sardar, Samir Kumar Pal and Joydeep Dutta

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 4 (2013), 714-725

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.67]

 

Conference Proceedings:

1.         Design and Fabrication of the Optical Waveguide Integrated with the Fungus Assemble gold Nanoparticles

      C. Viphavaki, N. Atthi, W. Mohammed, S. Boonruang, A. Poyai and J. Dutta

      Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Electronics, Information, and Communication (ICEIC 2012), Jeongseon, Korea from February 1 to 3, 2012, 225-226

 

 

2.         A threshold intestinal toxicity of dietary administered silver nanoparticles in tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus)                                              

      Biplab Sarkar, Mayuree Jaisai, Wenresti Gallardo  and Joydeep Dutta

      Marine Biotechnology Symposium,  12-13 November 2013 , Muscat, oman

 

3.         Antibacterial nanopaint coatings with silver nanoparticle inclusions                                              

      Mayuree Jaisai, Rungrot Kitsomboonloha and Joydeep Dutta

      Marine Biotechnology Symposium,  12-13 November 2013 , Muscat, oman

 

4.         Sand-Supported ZnO nanostructures: Synthesis, Photocatalysis and Antibacterial Activity                                              

Thuraya Al-Harthy, Ashraf Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta

      Marine Biotechnology Symposium,  12-13 November 2013 , Muscat, oman

 

Invited Talks:

 

1.      “Practical Nanotechnology Today: Concepts to Applications”,

AIT Technology Event, in Enterprise Performance Transformation and Management Through Technology-Driven Solutions, Bangkok, Thailand, July 9-11, 2013

 

2.      “Nanoparticles, nanorods: water purification and environmental mitigation”

Powder Technology Workshop, Leysin, Switzerland, 5-7 June 2013

 

3.      “Medical and Biological Applications of Nanotechnology”, seminar on “Nanotechnology

Applications”

DARIS Centre for Scientific Research and Technology Development, University of Nizwa, December 15, 2012

 

4.      “Environmental Applications of Nanotechnology”, seminar on “Nanotechnology Applications”

DARIS Centre for Scientific Research and Technology Development, University of Nizwa, December 15, 2012

 

5.      “Sunlight: for water treatment and energy production”

Second UAEU symposium on “Chemistry and Health” (UAEU-CHEM 2012), Al Ain, United Arab Emirates,  October 17, 2012

1.      Controlled growth of zinc oxide microrods by hydrothermal process on porous ceramic supports for catalytic application

      Supamas Danwittayakul and Joydeep Dutta

      Journal of Alloys and Compounds 586 (2014) 169-175

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.99]

 

2.      One pot synthesis of opposing ‘rose petal’ and ‘lotus leaf’ superhydrophobic materials with zinc oxide nanorods

      Myo Tay Myint Zar, Gabor L. Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta

      Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 415 (2014) 32-38

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.36]

 

3.      Applications of Nanotechnology in Wastewater Treatment – A Review

      Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta

      Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 14 (2014) 613-626

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~1.56]

 

4.      Microwave-enhanced degradation of phenol over Ni-loaded ZnO nanorods catalyst

AB Ahmed, B Jibril, S Danwittayakul, J Dutta

Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 156 (2014) 456-465

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~7.44]

 

5.      Antifouling properties of zinc oxide nanorod coatings

Marwan Al-Fori, Sergey Dobretsov, Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta

Biofouling 30 (2014) 871-882

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.42]

 

6.      Brackish water desalination by capacitive deionization using zinc oxide micro/nanostructures grafted on activated carbon cloth electrodes

Myo Tay Zar Myint, Salim Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta

Desalination 344 (2014) 236-242

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.76]

 

7.      Enhancement in ion adsorption rate and desalination efficiency in a capacitive deionization cell through improved electric field distribution using zinc oxide nanorods coated activated carbon cloth electrodes

Karthik Lakshman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Hadj Bourdoucen and Joydeep Dutta

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 6 (2014) 10113–10120

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~6.72]

 

8.      Phase Transformation Behavior of Zinc Metastannates Obtained by Aqueous Precipitation at Different Temperatures

Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf T. Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta

Journal of Material Science 49 (2014) 7282-7289

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.37]

 

9.      Controlled side coupling of light to cladding mode of ZnO nanorod coated optical fibers and its implications for chemical vapor sensing

T. Bora, H. Fallah, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed and J. Dutta

Sensors & Actuators: B 202 (2014) 543–550

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~4.09]

 

10.  Excitation of Core Modes Through Side Coupling to Multimode Optical Fiber by Hydrothermal Growth of ZnO Nanorods For Wide Angle Optical Reception

H. Fallah, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed and J. Dutta

Journal of Optical Society of America B 31 (2014) 2232-2238

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~1.97]

 

11.  Photocatalytic degradation of phenol in aqueous solution by rare earth doped SnO2 nanoparticles

Abdullah M Al Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää and Joydeep Dutta

Journal of Materials Science 49 (2014) 5151–5159

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.37]

 

12.  Multilayered gold/silica nanoparticulate bilayer devices using layer-by-layer self organisation for flexible bending and pressure sensing applications

Mohammed S Alam, Waleed S Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta

Applied Physics Letters 104 (2014), 073106

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.30]

 

13.  Visible light photocatalysis of precipitated mixed phase zinc stannate/zinc oxide nanostructures

Muhammad Najam Khan, Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta

Ceramics International 40 (2014), 8743–8752

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.60]

 

14.  Enhanced hydrogen selectivity via photo-engineered surface defects for methanol steam reformation using zinc oxide-copper nanocomposite catalysts

Supamas Danwittayakul, Karthik Lakshman, Salim Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta

Applied Catalysis A: General 471 (2014) 63–69

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.94]

 

 

15.  Optical fiber-based sensor for in situ monitoring of cadmium sulfide thin-film growth

Farzia Karim, Tanujjal Bora, Mayur B. Chaudhari, Khaled Habib, Waleed S. Mohammed, Joydeep Dutta

Optics Letters 38 (2014), 5385-5388

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~3.30]

 

16.  Plasmon Resonance Enhanced Zinc Oxide Photoelectrodes for Improvement in Performance of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells

Tanujjal Bora, Htet H. Kyaw and Joydeep Dutta

Materials Science Forum 771 (2014) 91-101

 

17.  Application of Eh-pH diagram for room temperature precipitation of zinc stannate microcubes in an aqueous media

Ashraf Al-Hinai, Muna Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta  

Materials Research Bulletin 49 (2014) 645-650

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.28]

 

 

Conference Proceedings:

 

1.      Nanotechnology for water treatment and desalination

Joydeep Dutta (keynote talk)

SETCOR International Conference on Smart Materials and Surfaces, 26 Aug - 28 Aug 2014, Bangkok- Thailand

 

2.         Control of Harmful Algal Blooms by zinc oxide nanorod coatings

Sergey Dobretsov, Marwan Al Fori, Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta

International Conference on HABs and Desalination, Muscat, Oman, April 16-17, 2014

 

3.         Heat Transfer Efficiency using Zinc Oxide (ZnO) & Aluminum Oxide (Al2O3) Nanoparticles Based Fluid

Nasser Al-kindi, Nabeel Al-Rawahi, Joydeep Dutta and Myo Tay Zar Myint

Proceedings of the 2014 The Annual Conference on Engineering and Technology (ACEAT 2014)  October 15-17, 2014, Osaka, Japan

 

4.         Tailored Synthesis of Binary and Ternary Metal Oxide Semiconductor Nanostructures Using Eh-pH Diagrams

Muna H. Al-Hinai, Ashraf T. Al-Hinai Asma N. Al-Lizami and Joydeep Dutta

Challenges in Inorganic and Materials Chemistry (ISACS13)

1-4 July, Dublin, Ireland

 

5.         Controlled Growth of (1-D) ZnO Nanorod Supported Platinum Nanoparticle as Heterogeneous Catalysts for Transfer Hydrogenation Reactions

Reem A. AL-Alawi, Joydeep Dutta and Sarim Dastgir

Challenges in Inorganic and Materials Chemistry (ISACS13)

1-4 July, Dublin, Ireland

6.         Zinc oxide nanorods coated carbon electrodes for efficient capacitive desalination of brackish water

Karthik Lakshman, Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta

Proceedings of the 6th Annual International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM-2014), Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials (RAK CAM), UAE, February 23-25, 2014

 

7.         Zinc stannate microcubes formed by self-organisation of nanocrystallites  precipitated at room temperature in aqueous media

Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta

Proceedings of the 6th Annual International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM-2014), Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials (RAK CAM), UAE, February 23-25, 2014

 

Invited Talks:

 

1.      “Nanotechnology for water treatment and desalination”, SETCOR International Conference on Smart Materials and Surfaces, 26 Aug - 28 Aug 2014, Bangkok- Thailand

 

2.      “Nanotechnology for developing countries”, Asian Institute of Technology and Management (AITM), Kathmandu, Nepal, April 18, 2014

 

3.      “Nanotechnology for the treatment of saline water and produced water”, International Conference on Desalination, Environment and Marine Outfall Systems, Muscat, Oman, April 13-16, 2014

 

4.      “Brief overview of Water Research at SQU”, PDO-SQU technology souq, Muscat, Oman, March 18, 2014

 

5.      “Photocatalysis enhanced by Nanotechnology for the treatment of produced water” in the International Seminar on use of Unconventional Water in Urban Water Management, Muscat, Oman, February 24 – 26, 2014

 

6.      “Potential nanotechnology applications in the treatment of saline, grey and produced water”, UNESCO Experts Group Meeting “Nanotechnology Applications for Clean Water: Meeting Water Challenges in Developing Countries” held at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France, from 16-18 December, 2013. 

 

7.       “Solar Pretreatment of Water through Nanotechnology”, in seminar entitled:Role of Produced Water in Sustainable Development Plans of Al Wusta, , Duqm, Oman, December 18-19, 2013

1.      Photocatalytic degradation of phenol by iodine doped tin oxide solution under UV and sunlight irradiation

Abdullah M Al-Hamdi  Mika Sillanpää and Joydeep Dutta 

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 618 (2015) 366-371

[JCR 2014/2015 Impact Factor ~2.99]

 

2.      Role of surface defects on visible light enabled plasmonic photocatalysis in Au-ZnO nanocatalysts

Tanujjal Bora, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Salim Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta

RSC Advances, 117 (2015) 96670-96680

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~3.84]

 

3.      Design of electric-field assisted surface plasmon resonance system for the detection of heavy metal ions in water

H.H. Kyaw, S. Boonruang, W.S. Mohammed and J. Dutta

AIP Advances, 5  (2015) 107226

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~1.52]

 

4.      Effect of a semiconductor dielectric coating on the salt adsorption capacity of a porous electrode in a capacitive deionization cell

Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Rashid Khan, Tasneem Pervez and Joydeep Dutta

Electrochimica Acta, 166 (2015) 329-337.

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~4.50]

 

5.      Capacitive deionization with asymmetric electrodes: Electrode capacitance vs electrode surface area

Karthik Laxman, Laila Al Gharibi and Joydeep Dutta

Electrochimica Acta, 176 (2015) 420-425

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~4.50]

6.      Efficient desalination of brackish ground water via a novel capacitive deionization cell using nanoporous activated carbon cloth electrodes

Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Mohammed Al Abri, Laila Al Gharibi, Butheina Al Namani and Joydeep Dutta

The Journal of Engineering Research (TJER), in press (2015)

 

7.      Comparison of photocatalytic activity of zinc stannate particles and zinc stannate/zinc oxide composites for the removal of phenol from water, and a study on the effect of pH on photocatalytic efficiency

Najam Malghani and Joydeep Dutta

Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, 36 (2015) 124-133

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~1.95]

 

8.      Desalination of inland brackish ground water in a capacitive desalination cell using nanoporous activated carbon cloth electrodes

Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Priyanka Sathe, Mohammed Al Abri, Sergey Dobretsov and Joydeep Dutta

Desalination, 362 (2015) 126-132

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~3.76]

 

9.      Phase Transformation of Metastable ZnSnO3 Upon Thermal Decomposition by In-Situ Temperature-Dependent Raman Spectroscopy

Tanujjal Bora, Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf T. Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta

Journal of the American Ceramic Society, in Press 98 (2015) 4044-4049

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~2.61]

 

10.  Efficient solar photocatalytic degradation of textile wastewater using ZnO/ZTO composites

Supamas Danwittayakul, Mayuree Jaisai and Joydeep Dutta

Applied Catalysis B:  Environmental 163 (2015) 1-8

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~7.43]

 

11.  Improved desalination by zinc oxide nanorod induced electric field enhancement in capacitive deionization of brackish water

Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Rashid Khan, Tasneem Pervez and Joydeep Dutta

Desalination 359 (2015) 64-70

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~3.76]

 

12.  Synthesis of Supported Silver Nano-spheres on Zinc Oxide Nanorods for Photocatalytic Applications

Khaled Saoud, Rola Alsoubaihi, Nasr Bensalah, Tanujjal Bora, Massimo Bertino and Joydeep Dutta

Materials Research Bulletin, 63 (2015) 134–140

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~2.28]

 

13.  Improved sensitization of zinc oxide nanorods by cadmium telluride quantum dots through charge induced hydrophilic surface generation

Karthik Laxman, Tanujjal Bora, Salim H Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta

Journal of Nanomaterials, 2014 (919163), 8

[JCR 2014/15 Impact Factor ~1.64]

 

14.  Heavy Metal Ion Sensing By Surface Plasmon Resonance On Gold Nanoparticles

Sandhya Banti Dutta Borah, Sunandan Baruah, W. S. Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta

ADBU-Journal of Engineering Technology, 1(2014), 0011404(5PP)

 

15.  Heavy metal ion sensing in water using surface plasmon resonance of metallic nanostructures

Sandhya BD Borah, Tanujjal Bora, Sunandan Baruah and Joydeep Dutta

Groundwater for Sustainable Development 1 (2015) 1-11

 

Conference Participation:

1.      A. Al Ghaithi, A. Al Bimani, T. Bora, J. Dutta, M. Khalid and S. Thakral; "Systematic Raman spectroscopy to probe Osteomyelitis in human bone: an in-vitro study"; in European Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes (EUROMAT 2015), Warsaw, Poland (September 2015)

 

2.      Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Mohammed Al Abri, Priyanka Sathe, Sergey Dobretsov and  Joydeep Dutta “Brackish water desalination using nanoporous activated carbon cloth electrodes in a capacitive device”, 2nd International Conference on Desalination using Membrane Technology, Singapore Expo Convention and Exhibition Centre, Singapore (July 2015)

 

3.      T. Bora, J. N. Al-Sabahi, A. M. Al-Hamdi and J. Dutta "Visible light plasmonic photocatalytic degradation of phenol by gold - zinc oxide nanocomposite"; 7th European Meeting on Chemical Industry and Environment (EMChIE 2015), Tarragona, Spain (June 2015)

 

4.      Joydeep Dutta, “Green Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanorods: Efficient Visible Light Active Photocatalyst and Catalytic Support”, The 3rd Saudi International Petrochemical Technologies Conference, Riyadh, KSA (May 2015)

 

5.      Tanujjal Bora "Nanotechnology: An Introduction to a 21st Century Technology", CHEMSYMPOSIUM 2015, Salalah Oman (May 2015)

 

6.       A. Al Ghaithi, M. Khalid, T. Bora, S. Thakral, A. Al Bimani and J. Dutta "Systematic Raman spectroscopy to probe Osteomyelitis in human bone: an in-vitro study"; 7th International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM 2015), Ras Al Khaimah, UAE (February 2015)

 

7.      Joydeep Dutta. 1st Workshop on Graphene Supported Materials: Structural Study, Riyadh, KSA (January 2015)

 

8.      Joydeep Dutta, 1st Nigeria international conference on zeolite, Abuja, Nigeria (December 2014)

 

9.      Joydeep Dutta, “Nanotechnology based pretreatment and desalination for effective salt removal from brackish water”, The WSTA 11th Gulf Water Conference “Water in the GCC … Towards Efficient Management”, Muscat, Oman (October 2014)

1.       Gadolinium doped tin dioxide nanoparticles: an efficient visible light active photocatalyst
          Abdullah M Al-Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää, and Joydeep Dutta
          Journal of Rare Earths, 33 (2015) 1275–1283

                                                           

 

2.       Sensitive and selective dopamine sensor based on novel conjugated polymer decorated with gold nanoparticles, Emad A Khudaish, Fakhra Al-Nofli, Jahangir Ahmad           Rather, Mohammed Al-Hinaai, Karthik Laxman, Htet Htet Kyaw, Salim Al-Harthy, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 761 (2016) 80-88

 

 

  1.      Self-decontaminating photocatalytic zinc oxide nanorod coatings for marine microfouling prevention: a mesocosm study
         Priyanka Sathe, Jutta Richter, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Sergey Dobretsov and Joydeep Dutta
         Biofouling 32 (2016), 383-395

 

 

  1.      Removal and regrowth inhibition of microalgae using visible light photocatalysis with ZnO nanorods: a green technology
         Priyanka Sathe, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Sergey Dobretsov and Joydeep Dutta
         Separation and Purification Technology 162 (2016), 61–67
                                                                                                                                                                                                     

 

  1.      Role of bonding mechanisms during transfer hydrogenation reaction on heterogeneous catalysts of platinum nanoparticles supported on zinc oxide nanorods
         Reem Al Alawi, Karthik Laxman, Sarim Dastgir and Joydeep Dutta
         Applied Surface Science (2016) [in press]

 

 

  1.      Measurement of aluminum oxide film by Fabry-Pérot interferometry and scanning electron microscopy
         Farzia Karim, Tanujjal Bora, Mayur Chaudhari, Khalid Habib, Waleed Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta
        Journal of Saudi Chemical Society (2016) [in press]

 

 

  1.     Controlled defects of zinc oxide nanorods for efficient visible light photocatalytic degradation of phenol
        Jamal Al-Sabahi, Tanujjal Bora, Mohammed Al-Abri and Joydeep Dutta
        Materials 9 (2016), 238

 

 

  1.     Efficient photocatalytic degradation of phenol in aqueous solution by SnO2:Sb nanoparticles
        Abdullah Al-Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää, Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta
        Applied Surface Science 370 (2016), 229-236

 

  1.     Intermediate formation during photodegradation of phenol using lanthanum doped tin dioxide nanoparticles
        Abdullah Al-Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää and Joydeep Dutta
        Research on Chemical Intermediates 42 (2016), 3055-3069

 

  1.     Photocatalytic Inactivation of Escherichia Coli using Zinc Stannate Nanostructures under Visible Light
        Mohammed Najam Khan and Joydeep Dutta
    Advanced Materials Research, 1133 (2016), 203-209 

 

11.   Perspectives and applications of nanotechnology in water treatment

        Sunandan Baruah, M. Najam Khan and Joydeep Dutta

        Environmental Chemistry Letters 14 (2016) 1-14

 

 

12.    Role of bonding mechanisms during transfer hydrogenation reaction on heterogeneous catalysts of platinum nanoparticles supported on zinc oxide nanorods

         Reem Al-Alawi, Karthik Laxman, Sarim Dastgir, S., and Joydeep Dutta

         Applied Surface Science 377 (2016) 200-206