Dr. Goutam Pramanik
Kolkata Centre


Degree Institution Specialisation Year
Bachelor of Science University of Calcutta Chemistry (honours) 2006
Master of Science Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chemistry 2008
PhD Universität Ulm, Germany Macromolecular & Nano-Bio Chemistry 2013
Position Institution Year
Tecnnical Trainee Dr. Reddy's 2008
Post doctoral fellow Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the CAS, Czech Republic 2015-2017
Associate Scientist Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the CAS, Czech Republic 2017-2019


# Facility Specification Best suit for
1 Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer Two temperature-stabilized DTGS (deuterated triglycine sulfate) detectors. Optical system with KBr beamsplitter for MIR for a spectral range 8,300 – 350 cm-1 at a best resolution of 0.4 cm-1 and a CaF2 beamsplitter for a spectral range of 14,700 – 2,000 cm-1 at a best resolution of 0.5 cm-1 Hight Attenuation Total Reflection (HATR) Facility : Useful for thin film, liquid and also high absorbing material. KBr 4mm thick cell windows (For hygroscopic materials) ZnSe window (For non hydroscopic materials) & Rectangular CaF2 Cell Window solid (5 mg); liquid 500 microliter ( 5mg/mL)
2 UV-Vis NIR Absorption Spectrophotometer Scan Range: 175-3300 nm. Resolution: 0.05 nm (uv/vis) & 0.2 nm for NIR range Solution-2 mL ( 2mg/ mL) (solvent to be mentioned)
3 Luminescence Spectrophotometer Fluorescence (excitation: 200-800 nm; emission : 200-900 nm); Synchronous fluorescence Solution ( 1mg/ mL), thin film
4 Dynamic Light Scattering Malvern Nano-ZS 0.1 mg/mL solution
5 Laser RAMAN Spectrometer Lab RAM HR (HORIBA) Laser: He-Ne (17mW) Wave length : 632.8 nm Microscope: Olympus optical microscope. Objectives: X10, X50, X100 Detector: CCD Illumination: 2 modes (transmission and reflection). Spectrometer : 2 gratings : 600 and 1800 Density Filters : To decrease the laser power liquid , powder, thin films
6 Time Correlated Single Photon Counting (TCSPC) Fluorescence and Phosphorescence Decay; Time Domain range: 200 ps to 0.1 ms; Time Resolved Emission Spectra (TRES); Time Resolved anisotropy; Steady state emission; Polarization/Anisotropy measurement; Synchronous fluorescence spectra Solution-2 mL ( 2mg/ mL) (solvent to be mentioned)
7 Isothermal Titration Calorimeter liquid samples aqueous solution, non-corrosive, non-particulate
8 Autoclave Autoclave 30 litres capacity Steam sterilisation of media and glasswares Contact Dr. Anindita Chakraborty


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