Faculty At Chemistry Department



Dr. Aniruddha Paul
Dr. Aniruddha Paul
Assistant Professor
Basic Information Research Interest:-Synthesis and spectroscopic study of Nanomaterials, Optical studies in single-particle and ensemble level, plasmonics
Email :- aniruddha@nitp.ac.in
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Subjects Teaching in Department
  1. CH104 Green Technology: Environmental Science
  2. CH119 Molecular Spectroscopy
  3. CH131 Physical Chemistry IV: Quantum, Spectroscoy and Statistical Thermodynamics
Educational Qualification
  1. PhD - University of Hyderabad - 2008
    Work Experiences
    1. Postdoctoral research associate at Rice University, Houston, IX, USA
    2. Postdoctoral fellow at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
      Journals
      1. A. Paul, Y.-R. Zhen, Y. Wang, W.-S. Chang, Y. Xia, P. Nordlander and S. Link, Dye-Assisted Gain of Strongly Confined Surface Plasmon Polaritons in Silver Nanowires. Nano Letters. 14 - 2014,3628-3633, 10.1021/nl501363s.
      2. S. Nauert, A. Paul, Y.-R. Zhen, D. Solis, Jr., L. Vigderman , W.-S. Chang , E. R. Zubarev, P. Nordlander and S. Link, Influence of Cross Sectional Geometry on Surface Plasmon Polariton Propagation in Gold Nanowires. ACS Nano. 8 - 2014,572-580, 10.1021/nn405183r.
      3. D. Solis, Jr., A. Paul, J. Olson, L. S. Slaughter, P. Swanglap, W.-S. Chang and S. Link, Turning the Corner: Efficient Energy Transfer in Bent Plasmonic Nanoparticle Chain Waveguides. Nano Letters. 13 - 2013,4779-4784, 10.1021/nl402358h.
      4. A. Paul, D. Solis, Jr., K. Bao, W.-S. Chang, S. Nauert, L. Vidgerman, E. R. Zubarev, P. Nordlander and S. Link, Identification of Higher Order Long-Propagation-Length Surface Plasmon Polariton Modes in Chemically Prepared Gold Nanowires. ACS Nano. 6 - 2012,8105- 8113, 10.1021/nn3027112.
      5. A. Paul, B. Kennens, J. Hofkens and H. Uji-I, Excitation Polarization Sensitivity of Plasmon-Mediated Silver Nanotriangle Growth on a Surface. Langmuir. 28 - 2012,8920-8925, 10.1021/la300533h.
      6. D. Solis, Jr., B. Willingham, S. L. Nauert, L. S. Slaughter, J. Olson, P. Swanglap, A. Paul, W.-S. Chang and S. Link, Electromagnetic Energy Transport in Nanoparticle Chains via Dark Plasmon Modes. Nano Letters. 12 - 2012,1349-1353, 10.1021/nl2039327.
      7. A. Paul and A. Samanta, Free Volume Dependence of the Internal Rotation of a Molecular Rotor Probe in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112 - 2008,16626-16632, 10.1016/j.cplett.2008.12.032.
      8. A. Paul and A. Samanta, Effect of Nonpolar Solvents on the Solute Rotation and Solvation Dynamics in an Imidazolium Ionic Liquid. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112 - 2008,947-953, 10.1021/jp077536s.
      9. A. Paul and A. Samanta, Solute Rotation and Solvation Dynamics in an Alcohol-Functionalized Room Temperature Ionic Liquid. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 111 - 2007,4724-4731, 10.1021/jp065790z.
      10. A. Paul and A. Samanta, Photoinduced Electron Transfer Reaction in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids: A Combined Laser Flash Photolysis and Fluorescence Study. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 111 - 2007,1957-1962, 10.1021/jp067481e.
      11. A. Paul, P. K. Mandal and A. Samanta, On the Optical Properties of the Imidazolium Ionic Liquids. Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 109 - 2005,9148-9153, 10.1021/jp0503967.
        International Conferences
        1. A. Paul, D. Solis, Jr., K. Bao, W.-S. Chang, S. Nauert, L. Vidgerman, E. R. Zubarev, P. Nordlander and S. Link, Estimation of Propagation of Surface Plasmon Polaritons in Gold Nanowires Using Fluorescence-based Far-field Techniques, Gordon Research Conference on Plasmonics: Light-Matter Interaction at the Nanoscale.  Colby College, Waterville, ME, USA,June - 2012, Poster Presentation.
        2. A. Paul, D. Solis, Jr., S. Nauert, W.-S. Chang, B. P. Khanal, E. R. Zubarev and S. Link, Plasmon propagation in gold nanowires, 67th Southwest Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society (SWRM 2011).  Austion, TX, USA,November - 2011, Poster Presentation.
        3. A. Paul, M. L. Tran, S. P. Centeno, J. A. Hutchison, J. Hofkens and H. Uji-I, Control of surface plasmon localization via metal nanoparticle assembly, International Symposium on Advances in Nanostructure-enhanced Photochemical Reactions and Photo energy Conversion.  Faculty Club, KU Leuvan, Belgium,July - 2009, Poster Presentation.
        National Conferences
        1. A. Paul and A. Samanta, Photoinduced Electron Transfer Reaction in Room Temperature Ionic Liquids: A Combined Laser Flash Photolysis and Fluorescence Study, National Symposium on Radiation and Photochemistry (NSRP).  NSUFP, Chennai, India,January - 2007, Poster Presentation.
        2. A. Paul, P. K. Mandal and A. Samanta, An Unusual Excitation Wavelength Dependent Fluorescence of Imidazolium Ionic Liquids, 7th National Symposium in Chemistry.  IACS, Jadavpur, Kolkata, India,February - 2005, Poster Presentation.
        Projects
        1. DST-SERB Project: Surface-Immobilized Growth of Anisotropic Noble Metal Nanoparticles: Spectroscopic Investigation and Application (File No. ECR/2016/001597) - Sanctioned Budget: Rs 45.16 Lacs, Status: Ongoing