Harekrushna Sahoo

Associate Professor

Chemistry

 (+91) 661 246 2665 , 3665

 sahooh[at]nitrkl.ac.in

 Biosketch

70

Publications       

4

Sponsored Projects

0

Consultancy Projects

11

Doctoral Students

2

Continuing Education

6

PG Dissertation

 Personal Information

Dr. Harekrushna Sahoo

Associate Professor

Chemistry

Joined in May 2012

 Room Number: MC-318

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

 Education Qualification

  1. Ph.D.
    Biophysical Chemistry
    Jacobs University Bremen, Bremen (Germany)
  2. M.Tech
    Corrosion Science and Technology
    NIT Durgapur, West Bengal (India)
  3. M.Sc
    Physical Chemistry
    Utkal University, Odisha (India)

 Experience

Teaching Experience
  • Physical Chemistry,  NIT Rourkela, Rourkela (India),  30 May 2012 - Present
Post Doctoral Research Experience
  • Extracellular Matrix (Biophysical Chemistry),  Max-Bergmann Center, Dresden (Germany),  02 Jan 2012 - 25 May 2012
  • Membrane Chemistry (Biophysics),  Technical University Dresden, Dresden (Germany),  01 Jan 2010 - 30 Dec 2011
  • Protein Chemistry (Biophysical Chemistry),  UMASS-Amherst, Massachusetts (USA),  02 Apr 2007 - 31 Dec 2009
Laboratory Development
  • Biophysical Chemistry,  NIT Rourkela,  Protein Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry,  NIT Rourkela,  Water Treatment

 Expertise Information

Research Group
Physical Chemistry
Areas of Interest
Biophysical chemistry (Peptide and protein folding & extracellular matrix), Ionic Liquids, and Environmental Chemistry - Illucidating the role of different environmental factors (micro and macromolecular crowding) on protein structure, conformation and function. , Environmental Chemistry - Removal of heavy metals from aqueous medium using different nanocomposites.

 Projects

Glyconanoparticle based hydrogel mediated BMP-2 transportation towards Osteo-Inflammation.

 Science & Technology Department,Govt Of Odisha

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Running

Sponsored

Effect of micro and macro environment on protein dynamics:a step towards in vivo fieldings

 SERB,DST

 Principal Investigator

 36 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Spatial distribution of uranium and associated water quality parameters in ground/drinking water

 BRNS

 Co-Investigator

 24 months

 Completed

Sponsored

Spatial Distribution of uranium and associated water quality parameter in ground water of three districts of Odisha (Sundargarh, Jharsuguda and Sambalpur)

 BRNS

 Principal Investigator

 30 months

 Running

Sponsored

 Continuing Education

An International Webinar on Biomolecular Dynamics and Kinetics

 Chemistry

 Coordinator

 23 Aug 2020 - 27 Aug 2020

Conference

Biomolecular Dynamics: Experimental and Theoretical Perspectives (BDETP-2017)

 Chemistry

 Coordinator

 18 Dec 2017 - 20 Dec 2017

Conference

 Publications

15

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0

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Total Publications: 70
S. Mukherjee, N. Nayak, S. Mohapatra, J. K. Sahoo, H. Sahoo, and M. Mishra, "Strontium ferrite as a nontoxic nanomaterial to improve metabolism in a diabetic model of Drosophila melanogaster", Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol.281, pp.125906, Elsevier, April 2022, 10.1016/j.matchemphys.2022.125906 Article
S. Mukherjee, N. Nayak, S. Mohapatra, J. K. Sahoo, H. Sahoo, and M. Mishra, "Strontium ferrite as a nontoxic nanomaterial to improve metabolism in a diabetic model of Drosophila melanogaster", Materials Chemistry and Physics, vol.125906, Elsevier, April 2022, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matchemphys.2022.125906 Article
S. Subadini, Ram. S. Panigrahy, N. K. Gupta, K. Bera, and H. Sahoo, "Impact of chromate and dichromate on lysozyme stability: A spectroscopic and molecular docking investigation", Luminescence, vol.37, no.6, pp.876, Wiley, March 2022, 10.1002/bio.4231 Article
S. Subadini, P. R. Hota, D. P. Behera, and H. Sahoo, "Circular dichroism spectroscopy: principle and application", Optical Spectroscopic and Microscopic Techniques, ch.2, pp.19, Springer 2022, 10.1007/978-981-16-4550-1_2 Inbook
J. K. Sahoo and H. Sahoo, "Magnetic nanocomposite: synthesis, characterization, and applications in heavy metal removal", Design, Fabrication, and Characterization of Multifunctional Nanomaterials, ch.10, pp.223, Elsevier 2022, 10.1016/B978-0-12-820558-7.00021-2 Inbook

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J. Rout, B. C. Swain, S. Subadini, P. P. Mishra, H. Sahoo, and U. Tripathy, "Conformational dynamics of myoglobin in the presence of vitamin B12: A spectroscopic and in silico investigation", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.192, pp.564, Elsevier, December 2021, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2021.10.030 Article
L. Satish, S. Santra, M. Tsurkan, C. Werner, M. Jana, and H. Sahoo, "Conformational changes of GDNF-derived peptide induced by heparin, heparan sulfate, and sulfated hyaluronic acid – Analysis by circular dichroism spectroscopy and molecular dynamics simulation", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.182, pp.2144-2150, Elsevier, July 2021, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2021.05.194 Article
S. Subadini, K. Bera, J. Hritz, and H. Sahoo, "Polyethylene glycol perturbs the unfolding of CRABP I: A correlation between experimental and theoretical approach", Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, vol.202, no.111696, Elsevier, June 2021, 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2021.111696 Article
Np. Mishra, L. Satish, S. Mohapatra, S. Nayak, and H. Sahoo, "A spectroscopic insight into the interaction of chromene 1, 2, 4-oxadiazole-based compounds with bovine serum albumin", Research on Chemical Intermediates,, vol.43, pp.1181 2021 Article
L. Satish, S. Santra, M. Tsurkan, C. Werner, M. Jana, and H. Sahoo, "Conformational changes of GDNF-derived peptide induced by heparin, heparan sulfate, and sulfated hyaluronic acid – Analysis by circular dichroism spectroscopy and molecular dynamics simulation", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2021, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2021.05.194 Article
S. Subadini, K. Bera, J. Hritz, and H. Sahoo, "Polyethylene glycol perturbs the unfolding of CRABP I: A correlation between experimental and theoretical approach", Colloids and Surfaces B: Interfaces 2021, 10.1016/j.colsurfb.2021.111696 Article
M. Konar and H. Sahoo, "Tyrosine mediated conformational change in bone morphogenetic protein – 2: biophysical implications of protein – phytoestrogen interaction", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.150, pp.727-736, Elsevier, May 2020, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2020.02.113 Article
S. B. C, S. Subadini, R. J, . Sakshi, M. P. P, H. Sahoo, and T. U, "biophysical study on complex formation between ß-lactoglobulin and vitamin b12", food chemistry, vol.312 2020, 10.1016/j.foodchem.2019.126064 Article
Bc. Swain, S. Subadini, J. Rout, S. Sakshi, Pp. Mishra, H. Sahoo, and U. Tripathy, "Biophysical study on complex formation between ß-Lactoglobulin and Vitamin B12", Food Chemistry 2020, 10.1016/j.foodchem.2019.126064 Article
S. Millan, Bc. Swain, U. Tripathy, Pp. Mishra, and H. Sahoo, "Effect of micro-environment on protein conformation studied by fluorescence-based techniques", Journal of Molecular Liquids, Elsevier 2020, 10.110.1016/j.molliq.2020.114489 Article
M. Konar and H. Sahoo, "Exploring the chemistry behind protein-glycosaminoglycan conjugate: A steady-state and kinetic spectroscopy based approach", Spectrochimica Acta. Part A, Molecular And Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Elsevier 2020, 10.1016/j.saa.2020.118726 Article
J. Bag, S. Mukherjee, Sk. Ghosh, A. Das, A. Mukherjee, J. K. Sahoo, K. S. Tung, H. Sahoo, and M. Mishra, "Fe3O4 coated guargum nanoparticles as non-genotoxic materials for biological application", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 2020, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2020.09.144 Article
A. Baral, L. Satish, Dp. Das, H. Sahoo, and Mk. Ghosh, "Molecular interactions of MnO2@RGO (manganese dioxide-reduced graphene oxide) nanocomposites with bovine serum albumin", Journal of Biomolecular Structure and Dynamics, Taylor and Francis 2020, 10.1080/07391102.2019.1640131 Article
M. Konar and H. Sahoo, "Tyrosine mediated conformational change in bone morphogenetic protein – 2: Biophysical implications of protein – phytoestrogen interactio", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, Elsevir 2020, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2020.02.113 Article
S. Patel, M. Konar, H. Sahoo, and G. Hota, "Surface functionalization of electrospun PAN nanofibers with ZnO-Ag heterostructure nanoparticles: synthesis and antibacterial study", Nanotechnolgy, vol.30, no.20, pp.205407, IOP, May 2019, 10.1088/1361-6528/ab045d Article
J. K. Sahoo, S. K. Paikra, M. Mishra, and H. Sahoo, "Amine functionalized magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles: synthesis, antibacterial activity and rapid removal of congo red dye", Journal of Molecular Liquids, vol.282, pp.428-440, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.molliq.2019.03.033 Article
M. Konar, N. Nayak, S. Priyadarsini, M. Mishra, and H. Sahoo, "Antimicrobial activity of nanoparticle-based dental fillers on novel chromogenic bacteria enterobacter ludwigii", Materials Research Express, vol.6, no.8, IOP 2019, 10.1088/2053-1591/ab2262 Article
M. Konar, N. Nayak, S. Priyadarsini, M. Mishra, and H. Sahoo, "Antimicrobial activity of nanoparticle-based dental fillers on novel chromogenic bacteria enterobacter ludwigii", Materials Research Express, vol.6, no.8, IOP 2019, 10.1088/2053-1591/ab2262 Article
S. Millan, L. Satish, K. Bera, and H. Sahoo, "Binding and inhibitory effect of the food colorants sunset yellow and ponceau 4r on amyloid fibrillation of lysozyme", New Journal of Chemistry, vol.43, no.9, pp.3956-3968, Royal Society of Chemistry 2019, 10.1039/c8nj05827j Article
N. K. Gupta, A. Gupta, P. Ramteke, H. Sahoo, and A. Sengupta, "Biosorption-a green method for the preconcentration of rare earth elements (rees) from waste solutions: a review", Journal of Molecular Liquids, vol.274, pp.148-164, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.molliq.2018.10.134 Article
M. Konar, J. K. Sahoo, and H. Sahoo, "Impact of bone extracellular matrix mineral based nanoparticles on structure and stability of purified bone morphogenetic protein 2 (bmp-2)", Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, vol.198, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2019.111563 Article
. B. Jena, L. Satish, C. S. Mahanta, B. R. Swain, H. Sahoo, B. P. Dash, and R. Satapathy, "Interaction of carborane-appended trimer with bovine serum albumin: a spectroscopic investigation", Inorganica Chimica Acta, vol.491, pp.52-58, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.ica.2019.03.035 Article
J. K. Sahoo, M. Konar, J. Rath, D. Kumar, and H. Sahoo, "Magnetic hydroxyapatite nanocomposite: impact on eriochrome black-t removal and antibacterial activity", Journal of Molecular Liquids, vol.294, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.molliq.2019.111596 Article
M. Konar and H. Sahoo, "Phosphate and sulphate-mediated structure and stability of bone morphogenetic protein - 2 (bmp - 2): a spectroscopy enabled investigation", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.135, pp.1123-1133, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2019.06.015 Article
L. Satish, S. Millan, and H. Sahoo, "Sustained activity and stability of lysozyme in aqueous ionic liquid solutions containing carboxymethylcellulose and polyethylene glycol", Journal of Molecular Liquids, vol.278, pp.329-334, Elsevier 2019, 10.1016/j.molliq.2019.01.052 Article
M. Mishra, V. Rathore, S. Sahu, and H. Sahoo, "The contribution of nanostructures towards the wing patterning of yellow catopsilia pomona. how it differs from the lime?", microscopy, vol.68, no.4, pp.289-300 2019, 10.1093/jmicro/dfz012 Article
M. Mishra, V. Rathore, S. Sahu, and H. Sahoo, "The contribution of nanostructures towards the wing patterning of yellow catopsilia pomona. how it differs from the lime?", Microscopy, vol.68, no.4, pp.289-300, Japanese Society of Microscopy 2019, 10.1093/jmicro/dfz012 Article
S. Millan, A. Kumar, L. Satish, . B. Susrisweta, P. Dash, and H. Sahoo, "Insights into the binding interaction between copper ferrite nanoparticles and bovine serum albumin: An effect on protein conformation and activity", Lumiscence, vol.33, no.6, pp.990-998, Wiley, September 2018, 10.1002/bio.3499 Article
N. K. Gupta, A. Sengupta, A. Gupta, S. J. R, and H. Sahoo, "Biosorption-an alternative method for nuclear waste management: a critical review", Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, vol.6, no.2, pp.2159-2175, Elsevier, April 2018, 10.1016/j.jece.2018.03.021 Article
S. Millan, L. Satish, K. Bera, M. Konar, and H. Sahoo, "Exploring the effect of 5-Fluorouracil on conformation, stability and activity of lysozyme by combined approach of spectroscopic and theoretical studies", Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, vol.179, pp.23-31, Elsevier, February 2018, 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2017.12.019 Article
L. Satish, S. Millan, Vv. Sasidharan, and H. Sahoo, "Molecular level insight into the effect of triethyloctylammonium bromide on the structure, thermal stability, and activity of Bovine serum albumin", International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.107, no.part a, pp.186-193, Elsevier, February 2018, 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2017.08.157 Article
J. K. Sahoo, A. Kumar, L. Rout, J. Rath, P. Dash, and H. Sahoo, "An investigation of heavy metal adsorption by hexa-dentate ligand-modified magnetic nanocomposites", Separation Science and Technology, vol.53, no.6, pp.863-876, Taylor & Francis 2018, 10.1080/01496395.2017.1406950 Article
S. Millan, A. Kumar, L. Satish, . B. Susrisweta, P. Dash, and H. Sahoo, "Insights into the binding interaction between copper ferrite nanoparticles and bovine serum albumin: an effect on protein conformation and activity", Luminescence, vol.33, no.6, pp.990-998, Wiley 2018, 10.1002/bio.3499 Article
M. Mishra, N. Nayak, and H. Sahoo, "Ultrastructural variation tune wing coloration of a moth Asota caricae Fabricius, 1775", Tissue and Cell, vol.49, no.6, pp.648-656, Elsevier, December 2017, 10.1016/j.tice.2017.09.001 Article
S. Ashe, S. Agasti, L. Satish, P. R. Rauta, H. Sahoo, M. Mishra, and B. Nayak, "Novel chromogenic bacteria charactreised and their probable treatment options using herbal products and reagents to restrict biofilm formation", Journal of Applied Biomedicine, vol.15, no.4, pp.291-298, Elsevier, November 2017, 10.1016/j.jab.2017.08.001 Article
L. Satish, S. Millan, and H. Sahoo, "Spectroscopic insight into the interaction of bovine serum albumin with imidazolium-based ionic liquids in aqueous solution", Luminescence, vol.32, no.5, pp.695-705, Wiley, August 2017, 10.1002/bio.3239 Article
L. Satish, S. Millan, J. K. Sahoo, G. Chakraborty, L. Swain, Sk. Mishra, and H. Sahoo, "Renaissance of bioremediation: degradation of environmental pollutants", Environmental Science and Engineering, Volume 8: Biodegradation and Bioremediation, ch.4, vol.8, pp.15, Studium Press, environmental science and engineering, July 2017 Inbook
Brl. A, L. Satish, As. D. P, H. Sahoo, and G. M. K, "Construing the interactions between MnO2 nanoparticle and bovine serum albumin: insight into the structure and stability of a protein–nanoparticle complex", New Journal of Chemistry, vol.186, no.16, pp.8130--8139, Royal Society of Chemistry, June 2017, 10.1039/C7NJ01227F Article
J. K. Sahoo, J. Rath, P. Dash, and H. Sahoo, "EDTA functionalized magnetic nanoparticle as a multifunctional adsorbent for Congo red dye from contaminated water", in AIP Conference Proceedings 61st DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium, vol.1832, no.1, American Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, May 2017, 10.1063/1.4980320 Inproceedings
J. Shakya, H. Sahoo, and T. Mohanty, "A study on the interaction between molybdenum disulfide and rhodamine B by spectroscopic methods", Journal of Materials Science, vol.52, no.7, pp.3831-3840, Springer, April 2017, 10.1007/s10853-016-0640-y Article
L. Satish, S. Millan, S. Das, S. Jena, and H. Sahoo, "Thermal aggregation of bovine serum albumin in conventional buffers: an insight into molecular level interactions", Journal of Solution Chemistry, vol.46, no.4, pp.831-848, Springer, April 2017, 10.1007/s10953-017-0612-0 Article
H. Sahoo, L. Satish, and S. Millan, "Protein Stability and Conformation: An Impact of Ionic Liquid", pp.52, LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, Germany, February 2017 Book
L. Satish, S. Millan, K. Bera, S. Mahapatra, and H. Sahoo, "A spectroscopic and molecular dynamics simulation approach towards the stabilizing effect of ammonium-based ionic liquids on bovine serum albumin", New Journal of Chemistry, vol.41, no.19, pp.10712-10722, Royal Society of Chemistry 2017, 10.1039/c7nj02900d Article
S. Millan, L. Satish, B. K, . B. Susrisweta, S. D. V, and H. Sahoo, "A spectroscopic and molecular simulation approach toward the binding affinity between lysozyme and phenazinium dyes: an effect on protein conformation", Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol.121, no.7, pp.1475-1484, American Chemical Society 2017, 10.1021/acs.jpcb.6b10991 Article
S. Asthana, S. K. Bhutia, H. Sahoo, and S. Jha, "Chaotropes trigger conformational rearrangements differently in Concanavalin A", Journal of Chemical Sciences, vol.129, no.8, pp.1267-1276, Springer 2017, 10.1007/s12039-017-1333-z Article
J. K. Sahoo, A. Kumar, J. Rath, T. Mohanty, P. Dash, and H. Sahoo, "Guar gum-coated iron oxide nanocomposite as an efficient adsorbent for Congo red dye", Desalination and Water Treatment, vol.95, pp.342-354, Taylor & Francis 2017, 10.5004/dwt.2017.21572 Article
M. Mishra, N. Nayak, and H. Sahoo, "Ultrastructural variation tune wing coloration of a moth asota caricae fabricius, 1775", tissue and cell, vol.49, no.6, pp.648-656 2017, 10.1016/j.tice.2017.09.001 Article
M. Mishra, A. Choudhury, P. S. Achary, and H. Sahoo, "Unraveling the fine-tuned lemon coloration of a pierid butterfly Catopsilia pomona", Microscopy, vol.66, no.6, pp.414-423, National Center for Biotechnology Information 2017, 10.1093/jmicro/dfx037 Article
S. Millan, L. Satish, S. Kesh, Y. S. Chaudhary, and H. Sahoo, "Interaction of Lysozyme with Rhodamine B: a combined analysis of spectroscopic & molecular docking", Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, vol.162, pp.248-257, Elsevier, September 2016, 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2016.06.047 Article
S. Millan, L. Satish, S. Kesh, Y. S. Chaudhary, and H. Sahoo, "Interaction of lysozyme with rhodamine B: A combined analysis of spectroscopic & molecular docking", Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, vol.162, pp.248-257, Elsevier, September 2016, 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2016.06.047 Article
A. S. Patel, H. Sahoo, and T. Mohanty, "Investigating the energy transfer from dye molecules to DNA stabilized au nanoparticles", Journal of Fluorescence, vol.26, no.5, pp.1849-1855, Springer, September 2016, 10.1007/s10895-016-1878-0 Article
A. S. Patel, H. Sahoo, and T. Mohanty, "Investigating the energy transfer from dye molecules to DNA stabilized au nanoparticles", Journal of Fluorescence, vol.26, no.5, pp.1849-1855, Springer, September 2016, 10.1007/s10895-016-1878-0 Article
A. S. Patel, H. Sahoo, and T. Mohanty, "Understanding the interactions involved in the formation of fluorescent silver nanoclusters", Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol.16, no.8, pp.8246-8251, American Scientific Publishers, August 2016, 10.1166/jnn.2016.11634 Article
L. Satish, R. S, A. M, R. L, E. B, S. Jha, P. Dash, and H. Sahoo, "Impact of imidazolium-based ionic liquids on the structure and stability of lysozyme", Spectroscopy Letters:An International Journal for Rapid Communication, vol.49, no.6, pp.383-390, Taylor & Francis 2016, 10.1080/00387010.2016.1167089 Article
A. S. Patel, H. Sahoo, and T. Mohanty, "Understanding the interactions involved in the formation of fluorescent silver nanoclusters", Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, vol.16, no.8, pp.8246-8251, American Scientific Publishers 2016, 10.1166/jnn.2016.11634 Article
A. S. Patel, H. Sahoo, and T. Mohanty, "Probing the förster resonance energy transfer between fluorescent copper nanoclusters and cobalt complex", Applied Physics Letters, vol.105, no.6, AIP Publishing 2014, 10.1063/1.4892832 Article
H. Sahoo and P. Schwille, "Influence of glycosaminoglycans on lipid dynamics in supported phospholipid bilayers", Soft Matter, vol.9, no.14, pp.3859-3865, Royal Society of Chemistry, February 2013, 10.1039/C3SM26906J Article
H. Sahoo, "Fluorescent labeling techniques in biomolecules: A flashback", RSC Advances, vol.2, no.18, pp.7017-7029, Royal Society of Chemistry, April 2012, 10.1039/c2ra20389h Article
H. Sahoo, "Förster resonance energy transfer – A spectroscopic nanoruler: Principle and applications", Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology C: Photochemistry Reviews, vol.12, no.1, pp.20-30, Elsevier, March 2011, 10.1016/j.jphotochemrev.2011.05.001 Article
H. Sahoo and P. Schwille, "FRET and FCS - friends or foes", ChemPhysChem, vol.12, no.3, pp.532-541, Wiley, February 2011, 10.1002/cphc.201000776 Article
H. Sahoo, D. Roccatano, A. Hennig, and W. Nau, "A 10-Å spectroscopic ruler applied to short polyprolines", Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol.129, no.31, pp.9762-9772, ACS Publication, July 2007, 10.1021/ja072178s Article
D. Roccatano, H. Sahoo, M. Zacharias, and W. Nau, "Temperature dependence of looping rates in a short peptide", Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol.111, no.10, pp.2639-2646, ACS Publication, February 2007, 10.1021/jp066418m Article
H. Sahoo, A. Hennig, M. Florea, D. Roth, T. Enderle, and W. Nau, "Single-label kinase and phosphatase assays for tyrosine phosphorylation using nanosecond time-resolved fluorescence detection", Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol.129, no.51, pp.15927-15934, ACS Publication 2007, 10.1021/ja074975w Article
H. Sahoo, D. Roccatano, M. Zacharias, and W. Nau, "Distance distributions of short polypeptides recovered by fluorescence resonance energy transfer in the 10 Å domain", Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol.128, no.25, pp.8118-8119, ACS Publication, June 2006, 10.1021/ja062293n Article
H. Sahoo, A. Hennig, and W. Nau, "Temperature-dependent loop formation kinetics in flexible peptides studied by time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy", International Journal of Photoenergy, vol.2006, pp.9, Hindawi, February 2006, 10.1155/IJP/2006/89638 Article

 Courses Taught

  • CY101 : Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY1101 : Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY2301 : Physical Chemistry: Equilibrium and Changes {Theory}
  • CY231 : Basic Physical Chemistry-I {Theory}
  • CY234 : Basic Physical Chemistry - II {Theory}
  • CY325 : Introduction to Supramolecular Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY5106 : Supramolecular and Macromolecular Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY512 : Structure and Function of Biomolecules {Theory}
  • CY514 : Chemistry of Macromolecules {Theory}
  • CY527 : Supramolecular Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY539 : Biophysical Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY7306 : Special Topics in Physical Chemistry {Theory}
  • CY1170 : Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}
  • CY170 : Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}
  • CY272 : Basic Physical Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}
  • CY4703 : Physical Chemistry Laboratory {Practical}
  • CY475 : Physical Chemistry Laboratory – I {Practical}
  • CY573 : Physical Chemistry Laboratory – II {Practical}

 Research Scholars

Ph.D. Students [11]
Protein Stability And Conformation Impact Of Small Molecules And Cytoplasmic Constituents

 Sabera Millan

 Graduated  (2018)

 Supervisor

Iron Oxide Based Magnetic Nanocomposites: Removal Of Inorganic And Organic Water Contaminants And Antimicrobial Properties

 Jitendra Kumar Sahoo

 Graduated  (2019)

 Supervisor

Insight Into The Impact Of Ionic Liquids On The Structure, Stability And Activity Of Proteins

 Lakkoji Satish

 Graduated  (2019)

 Supervisor

Impact Of Micro And Macromolecules On Conformation And Stability Of Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 (Bmp-2)

 Monidipa Konar

 Graduated  (2020)

 Supervisor

Environment Friendly Development Of Modified Oxide-Based Nanostructures For Removal Of Water Contaminants

 Bapun Barik

 Graduated  (2021)

 Co-Supervisor

Biophysical Chemistry

 Priyanka Panigrahi

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Biophysical Chemistry

 Laxmipriya Prusty

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Material Science And Protein Dynamics

 Himanshu Shekhar

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Biophysical Chemistry

 Devi Prasanna Behera

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Biophysical Chemistry

 Pratyush Ranjan Hota

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Biophysical Chemistry

 Suchismita Subadini

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

Executive Ph.D. Students [1]
Nanomaterials For Industrial Applications

 Chinam Dwarikanath Patra

 OnGoing

 Supervisor

 Dissertations

PG Dissertation
  • Sangram Keshari Bagh (413CY2002), "Impact of Ammonium based Ionic liquids on the conformation of Bovine serum albumin (BSA)" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2014-15 Spring
  • Nuja Sanasam (415CY2044), "Antibacterial Activity Study Of Nanoparticles (ZnO, ZnO-TiO2, CeO2-TiO2 and SrFe12O19) on Escherichia coli" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • Devendra Kumar (416CY2038), "Novel synthesis of amine functionalized magnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for rapid removal of Congo red dye from aqueous solution" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Subhralata Sethi (418CY2052), "Spectroscopic investigation towards the binding interaction of 5-Fluorouracil and Bovine Serum Albumin" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Diyali Sil (419CY2058), "Interaction between Human Serum Albumin (HSA) and Ampicillin: A Biophysical study" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
  • Kabita Kanjaka (419CY2046), "Spectroscopic investigation towards the interaction of Kanamycin and Human Serum Albumin (HSA)" - M.Sc.    Supervisor     2020-21 Spring
UG Dissertation
  • Sandeep Kesh (411CY5092), "Interaction of Lysozyme with Rhodamine B: A spectroscopic study" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Sujata Mahapatra (411CY5094), "Thermal stability of Bovine serum albumin in presence of ammonium based ionic liquids – influence of cation modification" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2015-16 Spring
  • Nishesh Kumar Gupta (412CY5048), "Interaction of Sm(III) and Eu(III) with Bovine Serum Albumin: A spectroscopic investigation" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2016-17 Spring
  • B.Susrisweta (413CY5032), "Interaction between Nanoparticle and Serum Albumin: A Multispectroscopic Investigation" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2017-18 Spring
  • Ram Sankar Panigrahy (414CY5080), "A SPECTROSCOPIC STUDY OF LYSOZYME WITH CHROMATE AND DICHROMATE" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Surabhi Sushree Nayak (414CY5064), "Effect of Poly(ethylene)glycol on Cellular Retinoic Acid Binding Protein 1: A macromolecular interaction study" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2018-19 Spring
  • Bommithi Samuel Sukumar (414CY5106), "Impact of Poly(ethylene glycol) on Bovine serum albumin stability" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019 Summer
  • Priyanka Prusty (415CY5013), "A STUDY ON THE INTERACTION OF PORCINE HAEMOGLOBIN WITH TOXIC FOOD COLOURANT SUNSET YELLOW USING SPECTROSCOPIC TECHNIQUES" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2019-20 Spring
  • Aditya Singhdeo (417CY5009), "An insight into the interaction of Human Serum Albumin with sulfated and non-sulfated glycans: A spectroscopic study." - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring
  • Shaktidatta Nanda (417CY5035), "A biophysical study of Lysozyme protein using triethylalkylammonium bromide as ionic co-solvent" - Integrated M.Sc.    Supervisor     2021-22 Spring

 Awards and Honours

Awards and Honours
  • Research Stay Program (DAAD, Germany),    2021
  • Visiting Scientist (Jacobs University Bremen, Germany),    2021
  • Material Resources Program (DAAD, Germany),    2018
Memberships / Fellowships
  • Indian Photobiology Society,    2016
  • Odisha Chemical Society,    2014
  • Who's Who in Fluorescence,    2006