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Dibyendu Das

Associate Professor
Dept: Chemical Sciences (DCS)
E-mail: dasd [at]
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Research Interest:

An exciting structural and functional overlap of synthetic organic chemistry with nanomaterials and biomolecules is being observed in our lab. We are interested in Systems Chemistry, Organic Materials, Peptide Nanomaterials and Chemical Emergence of Life

Academic Background:

  1. PhD (Organic Chemistry), IACS Kolkata (Jadavpur University) (IACS Kolkata), 2010


  1. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata (current)
  2. Post Doc Fellow, Emory University (2011 - 2013)

Selected Publications:

  1. Das, Dibyendu. 2018." Subhajit Bal, Krishnendu Das, Sahnawaz Ahmed and Dibyendu Das*.“Chemically-Fuelled Dissipative Self-Assembly exploiting Cooperative Catalysis." ” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2019 (Accepted Articles), 1, 1
  2. Das, Dibyendu. 2017."Tolulope O. Omosun, Ming-Chien Hsieh, W. Seth Childers, Dibyendu Das, Anil K. Mehta, Neil R. Anthony, Ting Pan, Martha A. Grover, Keith M. Berland, and David G. Lynn*. “Catalytic Diversity in Self-propagating Peptide Assemblies” ." Nature Chemistry 2017 9, 805–809, 9, 805-809
  3. Das, Dibyendu. 2016."Ashmeet Singh, Nidhi Kapil, Yenuganti Mahesh and Dibyendu Das* “Exfoliated sheets of MoS2 trigger formation of aqueous gels with acute NIR light responsiveness” ." Chem. Commun. , 52, 14043
  4. Das, Dibyendu. 2016."Nidhi Kapil, Ashmeet Singh, Manish Singh and Dibyendu Das* “Efficient MoS2 Exfoliation by Cross-?-Amyloid Nanotubes for Multistimuli-Responsive and Biodegradable Aqueous Dispersions” ." Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. , 55, 7772–7776.
  5. Das, Dibyendu. 2015."Nidhi Kapil, Ashmeet Singh and Dibyendu Das* “Cross-? Amyloid Nanohybrids Loaded With Cytochrome C Exhibit Superactivity in Organic Solvents” ." Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. , 54, 6495

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