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Dr. Bimalendu Adhikari

Asst. Professor, Department of Chemistry
1 B.Sc.Chemistry (Honors) University of Calcutta2005
2 MScOrganic ChemistryUniversity of Calcutta2007
3 PhDSupramolecular/Peptide/Material ChemistryIndian Association for the Cultivation of Science2012
  • (Bio)Organic Chemistry
  • Supramolecular Chemistry
S.NO.DesignationCollege/InstituteFromToTotal Exp.
1 Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Toronto 19/10/2012 29/05/2015 2 Years 7 Months
2 (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellow Chiba University (Japan)30/05/2015 12/11/2016 1 Years 6 Months
3 DST-INSPIRE FacultyIISER Mohali15/11/2016 17/07/2018 1 Years 8 Months
4 Assistant Professor DDU Gorakhpur University18/07/2018 03/07/2022 (Till) 4 Years 0 Months


UG Experience: 3 Year(s)

PG Experience: 2 Year(s)


Total Research Experience:
  • (Bio)Organic Chemistry
  • Supramolecular Chemistry
1 Yagai, S.; Kitamoto, Y.; Datta, S.; Adhikari, B. Supramolecular Polymers Capable of Controlling Their Topology, Accounts of Chemical Research (2019) DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.8b00660 (Impact factor: 20.9)
2 Photomodulation of Foldability in Supramolecular Polymers, B. Adhikari, Y. Yamada, M. Yamauchi, K. Wakita, X. Lin, K. Aratsu, T. Ohba, T. Karatsu, M. Hollamby, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S. Adachi, S. Yagai, PF Highlights, 2018, 31, DOI: www2.kek.jp/imss/pf/science/publ/pfhl/2017/17hl2_3. (Impact factor: pending)
3 Adhikari, B.; Aratsu, K.; Davis, J.; Yagai, S. Photoresponsive Circular Supramolecular Polymers: Topological Trap and Photoinduced Ring-opening Elongation. Angewandte Chemie International Edition (2019), ISSN: 1521-3773, 58, 764–3768, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201811237. (I.F. 12.102; with dual affiliation: IISER-Mohali and Chiba University, Japan)
4 Kinetic Control Over the Topology of Curved Supramolecular Polymers S. Yagai, M. Yamauchi, B. Adhikari, Kinetic Control in Synthesis and Self-Assembly, ISBN: 978-0-12-812126-9, (2019), 231, DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-812126-9.00011-0. (Impact factor: NA; Book Chapter)
5 Water-Induced Self-Assembly of an Amphiphilic Perylene Bisimide Dyad into Vesicles, Fibers, Coils, and Rings, M. Ogasawara, X. Lin, H. Kurata, H. Ouchi, M. Yamauchi, T. Ohba, T. Kajitani, T. Fukushima, M. Numata, R. Nogami, B. Adhikari, S. Yagai, Material Chemistry Frontier, ISSN: 2052-1537, (2018), 2, 171, DOI: 10.1039/c7qm00494j. (Impact factor: pending)
6 Hydrogen-bonded rosettes comprising -conjugated systems as building blocks for functional one-dimensional assemblies, B. Adhikari, X. Lin, M. Yamauchi, H. Ouchi, K. Aratsu, S. Yagai, Chemical Communications, ISSN: 1359-7345, 2017, 53, DOI: 10.1039/C7CC04172A. (Impact factor: 6.319)
7 Helically chiral peptides containing ferrocene-1,1′-diamine scaffold as a turn inducer. M. Kovačević, I. Kodrin, S. Roca, K. Molčanov, Y. Shen, B. Adhikari, H.-B. Kraatz, Barišić, L. Chemistry-A European Journal, ISSN: 1521-3765, (2017), 23, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201701602. (Impact factor: 5.317)
8 Light-Induced Unfolding and Refolding of Supramolecular Polymer Nanofibres, B. Adhikari, Y. Yamada, M. Yamauchi, K. Wakita, X. Lin, K. Aratsu, T. Ohba, T. Karatsu, M. Hollamby, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S. Adachi, S. Yagai, Nature Communications, ISSN: 2041-1723 (2017), 8, 15254, DOI: 10.1038/ncomms15254. (Impact factor: 12.124, Citations: 10; with dual affiliation: IISER-Mohali and Chiba University, Japan)
9 Supramolecular Polymerization of Supermacrocycles: Effect of Molecular Conformations on Kinetics and Morphology, M.Yamauchi, B. Adhikari, D. D. Prabhu, X. Lin, T. Karatsu, T. Ohba, N. Shimizu, H. Takagi, R. Haruki, S.-i. Adachi, T. Kajitani, T. Fukushima, S. Yagai, Chemistry-A European Journal, ISSN: 1521-3765, (2017), 23, 5270, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201700459. (Impact factor: 5.317, Citations: 2)
10 Photoresponsive supramolecular copolymers from diarylethene-pervlene bisimide hydrogen bonded complexes, B. Adhikari, T. Suzuki, L. Xu, M. Yamauchi, T. Karatsu, S. Yagai, Polymer, ISSN: 0032-3861, (2017), 128, 356, DOI: 10.1016/j.polymer.2017.01.025. (Impact factor: 3.586)
11 Phototriggered Supramolecular Polymerization of Barbituric Acid Rosette, M. Yamauchi, N. Kanao, B. Adhikari, T. Karatsu, S. Yagai, Chemistry Letters, ISSN: 0366-7022, (2016), 46, 111, DOI: 10.1246/cl.160940. (Impact factor: 1.801; Citations: 2)
12 Supramolecular Polymerization of Hydrogen-Bonded Rosettes with Anthracene Chromophores: Regioisomeric effect on Nanostructures, D.D. Prabhu, K. Aratsu, M. Yamauchi, X. Lin, B. Adhikari, S. Yagai, Polymer Journal, ISSN: 0032-3896, (2016), 49, 189, DOI: 10.1038/pj.2016.94. (Impact factor: 2.145; Nature Sister journal)
13 Amino Acid Chirality and Ferrocene Conformation Guided Self-Assembly and Gelation of Ferrocene–Peptide Conjugates, B. Adhikari, C. Singh, A. Shah, A. J. Lough, H.-B. Kraatz, Chemistry-A European Journal, ISSN: 1521-3765, (2015), 21, 11560, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201501395. (Impact factor: 5.317; Citations: 13, As a corresponding author)
14 Electron Transfer in Peptides, A. Shah, B. Adhikari, S. Martic, A. Munir, S. Shahzad, K. Ahmad, H.-B. Kraatz, Chemical Society Reviews, ISSN: 0306-0012, (2015), 44, 1015, DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00297K. (Impact factor: 34.09, Citations: 26)
15 Development of photocatalysts for selective and efficient organic transformations, S. Munir, D. Dionysiou, S. Khan, S. Shah, B. Adhikari, A. Shah, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, ISSN: 1011-1344, (2015), 148, 209, DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2015.04.020. (Impact factor: 3.035, Citations: 8)
16 Sensitive Electrochemical Detection of Salmonella with Chitosan-Gold Nanoparticles Composite Film, C. Xiang, R. Li, B. Adhikari, Z. She, Y. Li, H.-B. Kraatz, Talanta, ISSN: 0039-9140, (2015), 140, 122, DOI: 10.1016/j.talanta.2015.03.033. (Impact factor: 3.545, Citations: 18)
17 Bis-amino Acid Derivatives of 1,1′-Ferrocenedicarboxylic Acid: Structural, Electrochemical, and Metal Ion Binding Studies, B. Adhikari, A. J. Lough, B. Barker, A. Shah, C. Xiang, H.-B. Kraatz, Organometallics, ISSN: 0276-7333, (2014), 33, 4873, DOI: 10.1021/om500032p. (Impact factor: 4.126, Citations: 6)
18 Self-assembly of Guanosine and Deoxy-Guanosine into Hydrogels: Monovalent Cation Guided Modulation of Gelation, Morphology and Self-Healing Properties, B. Adhikari, A. Shah, H.-B. Kraatz, Journal of Materials Chemistry B, ISSN: 2050-7518, (2014), 2, 4802, DOI: 10.1039/C4TB00702F. (Impact factor: 4.872; Citations: 20; As a corresponding author; Selected as cover picture of the issue)
19 Biological Activity, pH Dependent Redox Behavior and UV-Vis Spectroscopic Studies of Naphthalene Derivatives, A. Rauf, H. Subhan, B. Adhikari, R. Abbasi, K. Mazhar, I. Z. Qureshi, A. H. Shah, A. Badshah, A. Shah, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, ISSN: 1011-1344, (2014), 140, 173, DOI: 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2014.07.010. (Impact factor: 3.035, Citations: 0)
20 Synthesis, Spectroscopic Characterization and pH Dependent Electrochemical Fate of Two Non-Ionic Surfactants, A. Munir, I. Ullah, A. Shah, U. A. Rana, S.U.D. Khan, B. Adhikari, S.M. Shah, S. B. Khan, H.-B. Kraatz, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, ISSN: 0013-4651, (2014), 161, H885, DOI: 10.1149/2.0391414jes. (Impact factor: 3.266; Citations: 3)
21 pH-Dependent Redox Mechanism and Evaluation of Kinetic and Thermodynamic Parameters of a Novel Anthraquinone, K. Ahmad, A. H. Shah, B. Adhikari, U. A. Rana, C. Vijayaratnam, N. Muhammad, S. Shujah, A. Rauf, H. Hussain, A. Badshah, R. Qureshi, H.-B. Kraatz, A. Shah, RSC Advances, ISSN: 2046-2069, (2014), 4, 31657, DOI: 10.1039/C4RA04462B. (Impact factor: 3.289; Citations: 8)
22 Detailed Electrochemistry of the Environmental Toxin Ethylene Diamine, A. Munir, A. Shah, A. H. Shah, U. A. Rana, B. Adhikari, S. B. Khan, R. Qureshi, H.-B. Kraatz, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, ISSN: 0013-4651, (2014), 161, H370, DOI: 10.1149/2.044406jes. (Impact factor: 3.266; Citations: 6)
23 Synthesis, Spectroscopic Characterization, pH Dependent Redox Mechanism and DNA Binding Behavior of Chlorohydroxyaniline Derivatives, S. Shahzad, A. Shah, M. Sirajuddin, B. Adhikari, K. Ahmad, U. A. Rana, S. Ali, R. Qureshi, H.-B. Kraatz, RSC Advances, ISSN: 2046-2069, (2014), 4, 22299, DOI: 10.1039/C4RA03434A. (Impact factor: 3.289; Citations: 4)
24 Redox-Triggered Changes in the Self-Assembly of a Ferrocene-Peptide Conjugate, B. Adhikari, H.-B. Kraatz, Chemical Communications, ISSN: 1359-7345, (2014), 50, 5551, DOI: 10.1039/C3CC49268K. (Selected as a cover picture of the issue; Impact factor: 6.319; Citations: 24)
25 Ferrocene-Tryptophan Conjugate: An Example of a Redox Controlled Reversible Supramolecular Nanofiber Network, B. Adhikari, R. Afrasiabi, H.-B. Kraatz, Organometallics, ISSN: 0276-7333, (2013), 32, 5899, DOI: 10.1021/om4004779. (Impact factor: 4.126; Citations: 13)
26 A Gel Based Novel Trihybrid System Containing Nanofibers, Nanosheets and nanoparticles: Modulation of rheological Property and Catalysis, J. Nanda, A. Biswas, B. Adhikari, A. Banerjee, Angewandte Chemie, International Edition, ISSN: 1521-3773, (2013), 52, 5041, DOI: 10.1002/anie.201301128. (Impact factor: 11.709; Citations: 85)
27 Catalytic properties of graphene-metal nanoparticle hybrid prepared using an aromatic amino acid as the reducing agent, B. Adhikari, A. Banerjee, Materials Chemistry and Physics, ISSN: 0254-0584, (2013), 139, 450, DOI: 10.1016/j.matchemphys.2013.01.020. (Impact factor: 2.101; Citations: 9)
28 Graphene Oxide-Based Hydrogels to Make Metal Nanoparticle-Containing Reduced Graphene Oxide-Based Functional Hybrid Hydrogels, B. Adhikari, A. Biswas, A. Banerjee, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, ISSN: 1521-3773, (2012), 4, 5472, DOI: 10.1021/am301373n. (Impact factor: 7.145; Citations: 90)
29 Formation of Hybrid Hydrogels Consisting of Tripeptide and Different nanoparticle Capped Ligands: Modulation of the Mechanical Strength of Gel phase Materials, J. Nanda, B. Adhikari, S. Basak, A. Banerjee, Journal of Physical Chemistry B, ISSN: 1520-6106, (2012), 116, 12235, DOI: 10.1021/jp306262t. (Impact factor: 3.187; Citations: 29)
30 Graphene Oxide-Based Supramolecular Hydrogels for Making Nanohybrid Systems with Au Nanoparticles, B. Adhikari, A. Biswas, A. Banerjee, Langmuir, ISSN: 0743-7463, (2012), 28, 1460, DOI: 10.1021/la203498j. (Impact factor: 3.993; Citations: 64)
31 Self-Assembling Peptides: From Molecules to Nanobiomaterials, B. Adhikari, A. Banerjee, Journal of Indian Institute of Science, ISSN: 0019-4964, (2011), 91, 471, DOI: not available. (Impact factor: 0.857; Citations: 10; Review Article)
32 Short Peptide Based Hydrogels: Incorporation of Graphene into the Hydrogel, B. Adhikari, A. Banerjee, Soft Matter, ISSN: 1744-6848, (2011), 7, 9259, DOI: 10.1039/C1SM06330H. (Impact factor: 3.798; Citations: 97)
33 Pyrene-Containing Peptide-Based Fluorescent Organogels: Inclusion of Graphene into the Organogel, B. Adhikari, J. Nanda, A. Banerjee, Chemistry - A European Journal, ISSN: 1521-3765, (2011), 17, 11488, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201101360. (Impact factor: 5.317; Citations: 107)
34 Multicomponent Hydrogels from Enantiomeric Amino Acid Derivatives: Helical Nanofibers, Handedness and Self-Sorting, B. Adhikari, J. Nanda, A. Banerjee, Soft Matter, ISSN: 1744-6848, (2011), 7, 8913, DOI: 10.1039/C1SM05907F. (Impact factor: 3.798; Citations: 73)
35 Short-Peptide-Based Hydrogel: A Template for the In Situ Synthesis of Fluorescent Silver Nanoclusters by Using Sunlight, B. Adhikari, A. Banerjee, Chemistry - A European Journal, ISSN: 1521-3765, (2010), 16, 13698, DOI: 10.1002/chem.201001240. (Impact factor: 5.317; Citations: 128)
36 Facile Synthesis of Water-Soluble Fluorescent Silver Nanoclusters and HgII Sensing, B. Adhikari, A. Banerjee, 2010, Chemistry of Materials, ISSN: 1520-5002, (2010), 22, 4364, DOI: 10.1021/cm1001253. (Impact factor: 9.407; Citations: 236)
37 Self-Assembling Tripeptide Based Hydrogels and Their Use in Removal of Dyes from Waste-Water, B. Adhikari, G. Palui, A. Banerjee, Soft Matter, ISSN: 1744-6848, (2009), 5, 3452, DOI: 10.1039/B905985G. (Impact factor: 3.798; Citations: 137)

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