Braja Gopal Mishra

Professor

Chemistry

 (+91) 661 246 2659 , 3659

 brajam[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

36

Publications       

10

Sponsored Projects

0

Consultancy Projects

11

Doctoral Students

0

Continuing Education

8

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Prof. Braja Gopal Mishra

Professor

Chemistry

Joined in Jul 2008

 Room Number: MC-306

 Department of Chemistry, National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Sundargarh, Odisha, India - 769008

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D. (IIT Madras)

 Experience

No Experience Found....

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Physical Chemistry
Areas of Interest
Heterogeneous catalysis, photocatalysis by nanomaterials, heterostructure materials, Green chemistry

 Projects

Development of novel visible light assisted Photocatalytic route for degradation of emerging pharmaceutical contaminants from aqueous sources using aurivillius phase complex oxides and their modified analogues as photo catalyst.

 CSIR

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Integrated gravity flow water filtration system to purify hazardous species by using adsorptive & photo catalytic route

 SERB

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Novel Iron based hybrid nano-adsorbents for removal of arsenic from aqueous stream

 BRNS

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Extraction of titanium from red mud by a cost effective process and utilization of the material after extraction

 Science & Technology Department,Govt Of Odisha

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Study to complete mineralization of pesticides found in water resources of eastern india by heterogeneous photo catalytic ozonation route using visible light active bismuth based semiconducting nano particles as photo catalyst

 DST

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Catalytic applications of zirconia based nanosize functional heterogeneous catalytic materials

 BRNS

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Cell based suspension array on magnetic upconversion barcodes (RGYI)

 DBT

 Co-Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Utilization of materials after extraction iron from red mud

 VEDANTA ALUMINIUM LIMITED

 Co-Investigator

 24 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Water tolerant nanosize functional heterogeneous catalyst for synthesis of biologically important molecules in aqueous media.

 CSIR

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Novel environmental friendly protocols using nanosize heterogeneous catalysts for synthesis of some biologically important molecules.

 DST

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

 Continuing Education

No Continuing Educations Found....

 Publications

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Total Publications: 36
D. Majhi, K. Das, R. Bariki, S. Padhan, A. Mishra, R. Dhiman, P. Dash, B. Nayak, and B. G. Mishra, "A facile reflux method for in situ fabrication of a non-cytotoxic Bi2S3/ß-Bi2O3/ZnIn2S4 ternary photocatalyst: a novel dual Z-scheme system with enhanced multifunctional photocatalytic activity", Journal of Materials Chemistry A, vol.303, pp.120902, Royal Society of Chemistry 2022, https://doi.org/10.1039/D0TA06129H Article
K. Das, R. Bariki, S. K. Pradhan, D. Majhi, P. Dash, A. Mishra, R. Dhiman, B. Nayak, and B. G. Mishra, "Boosting the photocatalytic performance of Bi2Fe4O9 through formation of Z-scheme heterostructure with In2S3: Applications towards water decontamination", Chemosphere, vol.306, pp.135600, Elsevier B.V. 2022, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2022.135600 Article
K. Das, R. Bariki, D. Majhi, A. Mishra, K. Das, R. Dhiman, and B. G. Mishra, "Facile synthesis and application of CdS/Bi20TiO32/Bi4Ti3O12 ternary heterostructure: A synergistic multi-heterojunction photocatalyst for enhanced endosulfan degradation and hydrogen evolution reaction", Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol.303, pp.120902, Elsevier B.V. 2022, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apcatb.2021.120902 Article
D. Majhi, A. K. Mishra, K. Das, R. Bariki, and B. G. Mishra, "Plasmonic Ag nanoparticle decorated Bi2O3/CuBi2O4 photocatalyst for expeditious degradation of 17a-ethinylestradiol and Cr(VI) reduction: Insight into electron transfer mechanism and enhanced photocatalytic activity", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.413, pp.127506, Elsevier, June 2021, 10.1016/j.cej.2020.127506 Article
R. Bariki, D. Majhi, K. Das, A. Behera, and B. G. Mishra, "Facile synthesis and photocatalytic efficacy of UiO-66/CdIn2S4nanocomposites with flowerlike 3D-microspheres towards aqueous phase decontamination of Triclosan and H2 evolution", Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol.270, no.118882, pp.1-12, ELSEVIER, March 2020, 10.1016/j.apcatb.2020.118882 Article

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K. Das, D. Majhi, R. Bariki, and B. G. Mishra, "SnS2/Bi4Ti3O12heterostructure material: A UV-visible light active direct Z-scheme photocatalyst for aqueous phase degradation of diazinon", ChemistrySelect, vol.5, pp.1567-1577, Wiley, January 2020, 10.1002/slct.201904532 Article
D. Majhi, K. Das, R. Bariki, P. Sahu, Y. P. Bhoi, and B. G. Mishra, "Preparation and catalytic application of sulfonated polyvinyl alcohol-Al-pillared a-zirconium phosphate (SPV-AZP) hybrid material towards synthesis of 4,6-diarylpyrimidin-2(1H)-ones", Journal of Porous Materials, vol.27, pp.355-368, Springer 2020, 0.1007/s10934-019-00816-9 Article
K. Das, D. Majhi, Y. Bhoi, and B. G. Mishra, "Combustion synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic application of CuS/Bi4Ti3O12 p-n heterojunction materials towards efficient degradation of 2-methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic acid herbicide under visible light", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.362, pp.588-599, Elsevier, April 2019, 10.1016/j.cej.2019.01.060 Article
Y. Bhoi, D. Majhi, K. Das, and B. G. Mishra, "Visible-light-assisted photocatalytic degradation of phenolic compounds using Bi2S3/Bi2W2O9 heterostructure materials as photocatalyst,", Chemistry Select, vol.4, no.12, pp.3423 –3431, Wiley, March 2019, 10.1002/slct.201900450 Article
D. Majhi, P. K. Samal, K. Das, S. K. Gouda, Y. P. Bhoi, and B. G. Mishra, "a-NiS/Bi2O3 nanocomposites for enhanced photocatalytic degradation of tramadol", ACS Applied Nano Materials, vol.2, no.1, pp.395-407, American Chemical Society 2019, 10.1021/acsanm.8b01974 Article
D. Majhi, K. Das, A. Mishra, R. Dhiman, and B. G. Mishra, "One pot synthesis of CdS/BiOBr/Bi2O2CO3: A novel ternary double z-scheme heterostructure photocatalyst for efficient degradation of atrazine", Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, vol.260, no.118222, pp.1-13, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.apcatb.2019.118222 Article
D. Majhi, K. Das, Y. P. Bhoi, S. Pradhan, and B. G. Mishra, "Sulfamic acid well dispersed in the micropores of Al-pillared a-ZrP as efficient heterogeneous catalyst for synthesis of structurally diverse 1,4-dihydropyridines under mild conditions", Journal of Porous Materials, vol.26, pp.1391-1405, Springer 2019, 10.1007/s10934-019-00741-x Article
D. Majhi, Y. P. Bhoi, P. K. Samal, and B. G. Mishra, "Morphology controlled synthesis and photocatalytic study of novel CuS-Bi2O2CO3 heterojunction system for chlorpyrifos degradation under visible light illumination", Applied surface Science, vol.455, pp.891-902, Elsevier, October 2018, 10.1016/j.apsusc.2018.06.051 Article
Y. P. Bhoi, A. K. Nayak, S. K. Gouda, and B. G. Mishra, "Photocatalytic mineralization of carbendazim pesticide by a visible light active novel type-II Bi2S3/BiFeO3 heterojunction photocatalyst", Catalysis Communications, vol.114, pp.114-119, Elsevier, August 2018, 10.1016/j.catcom.2018.06.018 Article
Y. P. Bhoi and B. G. Mishra, "Photocatalytic degradation of alachlor using type-II CuS/BiFeO3 heterojunctions as novel photocatalyst under visible light irradiation", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.344, pp.391-401, Elsevier, July 2018, 10.1016/j.cej.2018.03.094 Article
Y. P. Bhoi and B. G. Mishra, "Synthesis, characterization, and photocatalytic application of type-II CdS/Bi2W2O9 heterojunction nanomaterials towards aerobic oxidation of amines to imines", European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, vol.2018, no.23, pp.2648-2658, Wiley, June 2018, 10.1002/ejic.201800221 Article
S. Pradhan and B. G. Mishra, "CsxH3-xPW12O40 nanoparticles dispersed in the porous network of Zr-pillared a-zirconium phosphate as efficient heterogeneous catalyst for synthesis of spirooxindoles", Molecular Catalysis, vol.446, pp.58-71, Elsevier, February 2018, 10.1016/j.mcat.2017.12.013 Article
Y. P. Bhoi, C. Behera, D. Majhi, Md. Equeenuddin, and B. G. Mishra, "Visible light-assisted photocatalytic mineralization of diuron pesticide using novel type II CuS/Bi2W2O9 heterojunctions with a hierarchial microspherical structure.", New Journal of Chemistry, vol.42, no.1, pp.281-292, Royal Society of Chemistry 2018, 10.1039/C7NJ03390G Article
J., S., B. G. Mishra, and G. Hota, "MgFe2O4-Fe2O3 heterostructured nanomaterials: Synthesis and photocatalytic study", Materials Letters, vol.196, pp.95-99, Elsevier, June 2017, 10.1016/j.matlet.2017.02.118 Article
S. Pradhan, J. Saha, and B. G. Mishra, "Morphology controlled phosphate grafted SnO2–ZrO2 nanocomposite oxides prepared by a urea hydrolysis method as efficient heterogeneous catalysts towards the synthesis of 3-substituted indoles", New Journal of Chemistry, vol.41, no.14, pp.6616-6629, Royal Society of Chemistry, June 2017, 10.1039/C7NJ00249A Article
Y. and B. G. Mishra, "Single step combustion synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic application of a-Fe2O3-Bi2S3 heterojunctions for efficient and selective reduction of structurally diverse nitroarenes", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.316, pp.70-81, Elsevier, May 2017, 10.1016/j.cej.2017.01.075 Article
Y. P. Bhoi, D. P. Rout, and B. G. Mishra, "Photocatalytic Chemoselective Aerobic Oxidation of Thiols to Disulfides Catalyzed by Combustion Synthesized Bismuth Tungstate Nanoparticles in Aqueous Media", Journal of Cluster Science, vol.27, no.1, pp.267-284, Springer New York LLC 2016, 10.1007/s10876-015-0928-0 Article
P. Kar, A. Nayak, Y. P. Bhoi, and B. G. Mishra, "Preparation and catalytic application of sulfonated PVA-Zr-pillared clay nanocomposite materials towards one pot synthesis of hexahydropyrimidines", Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, vol.223, pp.176-186, Elsevier 2016, 10.1016/j.micromeso.2015.11.006 Article
Y. P. Bhoi, S. R. Pradhan, C. Behera, and B. G. Mishra, "Visible light driven efficient photocatalytic degradation of Congo red dye catalyzed by hierarchical CuS-Bi2CuxW1-xO6-2x nanocomposite system", RSC Advances, vol.6, no.42, pp.35589-35601, Royal Society of Chemistry 2016, 10.1039/c6ra02612e Article
J. P. Dhal, B. G. Mishra, and G. Hota, "Hydrothermal synthesis and enhanced photocatalytic activity of ternary Fe2O3/ZnFe2O4/ZnO nanocomposite through cascade electron transfer", RSC Advances, vol.71, no.5, pp.58072-58083, Royal Society of Chemistry, June 2015, 10.1039/c5ra05894e Article
J. P. Dhal, B. G. Mishra, and G. Hota, "Fe2O3–SnO2 composite nanorods: facile synthesis and sorption properties", Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, vol.2, no.4, pp.2188-2198, Elsevier, December 2014, 10.1016/j.jece.2014.09.016 Article
P. Kar, B. G. Mishra, and S. R. Pradhan, "Polyphosphoric acid-zirconia pillared clay composite catalytic system for efficient multicomponent one pot synthesis of tetrahydropyridines under environmentally benign conditions", Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, vol.387, pp.103-111, Elsevier 2014, 10.1016/j.molcata.2014.02.024 Article
S. N. Tripathy, K., S. Sen, B. G. Mishra, D. Pradhan, R. Palai, and D. K. Pradhan, "Phase transition and magneto-electric coupling of BiFeO3–YMnO3 multiferroic nanoceramics", Journal Of Applied Physics, vol.114, no.14, AIP, October 2013, 10.1063/1.4824061 Article
S. N. Tripathy, B. G. Mishra, M. Shirolkar, S. Sen, S. Das, D. Janes, and D. K. Pradhan, "Structural, microstructural and magneto-electric properties of single-phase BiFeO nanoceramics prepared by auto-combustion method", Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol.141, no.1, pp.423-431, Elsevier, May 2013, 10.1016/j.matchemphys.2013.05.040 Article
S. Samantaray, P. Kar, G. Hota, and B. G. Mishra, "Sulfate grafted iron stabilized zirconia nanoparticles as efficient heterogenous catalysts for solvent-free synthesis of xanthenediones under microwave irradiation", Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol.52, no.17, pp.5862-5870, ACS Publication, April 2013, 10.1021/ie303648b Article
J. P. Dhal, B. G. Mishra, and G. Hota, "Synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic application of ultra-fine a-Fe2O3 nanofiber", Asian Journal of Chemistry, vol.25, pp.s22-s26, January 2013 Article
P. Kar and B. G. Mishra, "Silicotungstic acid nanoparticles dispersed in the micropores of Cr-pillared clay as efficient heterogeneous catalyst for the solvent free synthesis of 1,4-dihydropyridines", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.223, pp.647-656, Elsevier 2013, 10.1016/j.cej.2013.03.050 Article
S. Samantaray, D. K. Pradhan, G. Hota, and B. G. Mishra, "Catalytic application of CeO2–CaO nanocomposite oxide synthesized using amorphous citrate process toward the aqueous phase one pot synthesis of 2-amino-2-chromenes", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.193–194, pp.1–9, Elsevier, April 2012, 10.1016%2Fj.cej.2012.04.011 Article
S. Samantaray, D. K. Pradhan, G. Hota, and B. G. Mishra, "Catalytic application of CeO 2-CaO nanocomposite oxide synthesized using amorphous citrate process toward the aqueous phase one pot synthesis of 2-amino-2-chromenes", Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.193-194, pp.1-9, Elsevier 2012, 10.1016/j.cej.2012.04.011 Article
S. Samantaray, B. G. Mishra, D. K. Pradhan, and G. Hota, "Solution combustion synthesis and physicochemical characterization of ZrO2–MoO3 nanocomposite oxides prepared using different fuels", Ceramics International, vol.37, no.8, pp.3101–3108, Elseiver, December 2011, 10.1016/j.ceramint.2011.05.047 Article
S. Samantaray, G. Hota, and B. G. Mishra, "Physicochemical characterization and catalytic applications of MoO3–ZrO2 composite oxides towards one pot synthesis of amidoalkyl naphthols", Catalysis Communications, vol.12, no.13, pp.1255-1259, Elsevier, July 2011, 10.1016/j.catcom.2011.04.014 Article

 Courses Taught

  • CY101 : Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY1101 : Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY2302 : Physical Chemistry: Structure {Theory}
  • CY234 : Basic Physical Chemistry - II {Theory}
  • CY331 : Basic Physical Chemistry – II {Theory}
  • CY413 : Spectroscopic Methods of Analysis {Theory}
  • CY4301 : Quantum Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY4303 : Chemical Applications of Group Theory {Theory}
  • CY431 : Quantum Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY432 : Chemical Applications of Group Theory {Theory}
  • CY515 : Spectroscopic Methods of Analysis {Theory}
  • CY524 : Group Theory And Molecular Orbitals {Theory}
  • CY533 : Quantum Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY535 : Electrochemistry {Theory}
  • CY636 : Special Topics in physical chemistry {Theory}
  • CY1170 : Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}
  • CY170 : Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}
  • CY273 : Physical Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students [11]
Heterogenous Cayalysis

 Purabi Kar

Enrolled: Jul 2010

 Graduated : Jul 2015

 Supervisor

Novel Metal Oxide Nanostructures For Adsorption And Photocatalytic Degradation Of Organic Dyes From Aqueous Stream

 Jyoti Prakash Dhal

Enrolled: Jul 2011

 Graduated : Mar 2016

 Co-Supervisor

Catalytic Applications Of Surface And Structurally Modified Zirconia Nanoparticles For Synthesis Of Biologically Important Molecules

 Sagnika Pradhan

Enrolled: Jul 2012

 Graduated : Jan 2018

 Supervisor

Photocatalytic Application Of Bismuth Based Semiconducting Nanoparticles And Their Heterostructures Towards Selective Organic Transformations And Degradation Of Persistent Organic Pollutants

 Yagna Prakash Bhoi

Enrolled: Jan 2014

 Graduated : Dec 2018

 Supervisor

Facile Synthesis And Photocatalytic Application Of Bi-Based Binary/Ternary Heterostructure Nanomaterials Towards Degradation Of Emerging Pharmaceutical And Agrochemical Contaminants

 Dibyananda Majhi

Enrolled: Jul 2016

 Graduated : Jun 2021

 Supervisor

Application Of Bismuth Titanate And Bismuth Ferrite Based Binary/Ternary Heterostructure Nanomaterials Towards Photocatalytic Degradation Of Agrochemical Contaminants

 Krishnendu Das

Enrolled: Jan 2017

 Graduated : Sep 2022

 Supervisor

Novel Iron-Based Hybrid Nanoadsorbents For Removal Of Arsenic From Aqueous Stream

 Manamohan Tripathy

Enrolled: Jul 2018

 Thesis Submitted : Aug 2022

 Co-Supervisor

Photocatalysis And Material Chemistry

 Ranjit Bariki

Enrolled: Aug 2018

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Design Of New Visible Light Assisted Photocatalytic Mineralization Route For Emerging Pharmaceutical And Agrochemical Contaminants

 Sibun Kumar Pradhan

Enrolled: Jan 2020

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Catalytic Visible Light De-Aromatization Reaction

 Saumyaranjan Panda

Enrolled: Aug 2021

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Photocatalysis By Nanomaterials

 Swagat Kumar Nayak

Enrolled: Aug 2021

 Continuing

 Supervisor

Executive Ph.D. Students [1]
Environmental Chemistry

 Sangram Keshari Dash

 Continuing

 Co-Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Durga Prasad Rout (413CY2015), "Synthesis, Characterization and Visible light driven Photocatalytic Applications of Bi2WO6 Nanoparticles towards Congo red Dye Degradation" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Jagannath Saha (415CY2042), "Synthesis and Catalytic application of Phosphate grafted Sn-ZrO2 mixed oxide nanoparticles for acid catalyzed organic transformation" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Pankaj Kumar Samal (416CY2050), "Synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic application of CuS/Bi2O2CO3 heterojunction nanomaterial for rhodamine B degradation under visible light illumination" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Sushovan Das (417CY2037), "Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic Applications of CuS/Bi4Ti3O12 Heterojunction Nanomaterials towards Degradation of Alachlor under Visible Light Irradiation" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Sandip Kumar Kuila (418CY2042), "Visible light driven photocatalytic degradation of diuron from aqueous sources catalyzed by tin sulphide /bismuth titanate nanocomposite material" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Gopal Chakrabortty (419CY2042), "Photocatalytic application of hydrothermally synthesized CuS/BTO heterojunction nanomaterial for Diuron degradation" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Prayagraj Singh (420CY2040), "Facile fabrication of UiO-66/CdS heterostructure for photocatalytic degradation of tetracycline antibiotics from aqueous solution" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Radha Kumari Pani (420CY2036), "Synthesis of visible light active Cu3P/Bi2WO6 binary composite photocatalyst and its application towards Rhodamine B degradation" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Swaraj Rashmi Pradhan (411CY5097), "Environmental photocatalytic application of CuS modified Bi2WO6 nanomaterial" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Vivekananda Sahu (411CY5101), "Catalytic application of CaO -ZrO2 mixed oxide nanoparticles for base catalyzed organic transformation" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Chinmaya Behera (412CY5046), "Photocatalytic application of CuS modified Bi2W2O9 nanomaterial for the degradation of congo red dye under visible light" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017 Summer
  • Amit Kumar Nayak (413CY5005), "Photocatalytic Application of Bismuth Sulfide modified Bismuth Ferrite Nanomaterial towards Degradation of Carbendazim Pesticide under Visible Light" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Hanumannagari Sri Charan Reddy (414CY5008), "Synthesis of Nickel sulphide and beta bismuth oxide binary heterojunction and study of its application in photocatalytic degradation of Rhodamine B" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Somesh Kumar Gouda (414CY5046), "Synthesis, characterization and photocatalytic applications of Bi2O3 nanomaterial for environmental application" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019 Summer
  • Arpit Kumar Mishra (415CY5101), "One Pot Fabrication of CdS/Bi2O2CO3 Z-Scheme Heterojunction for Tramadol Degradation under Visible Light Irradiation" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Aman Gupta (416CY5005), "Synthesis and Application of Zr-MOF/CdIn2S4 Nanocomposite Towards Photodegradation of Tetracycline from Aqueous Sources" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring

 Awards and Honours

No Awards/Honours Found....