Welcome to PSM's Research Group

 

P S Mukherjee
Professor
Inorganic and Physical Chemistry Department,
Indian Institute of Science,
Bangalore-560012, Karnataka, India.
Email: psm@ipc.iisc.ernet.in;
FAX: +91-80-2360-1552
Tel. No.- +91-80-2293-3352
Complete CV

Research fields:

Supramolecular and Organometallic Materials, Organic nano structures, Molecular sensors and Catalysis in nanocages.

Summary:

1. 18 years inorganic chemistry research in academia.

2. 12 years teaching experience in chemistry at honours/PG level.

3. Co-authored 145 publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Educational qualifications:

Doctor of Philosophy (Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India)
MSc. (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India)
BSc. (Burdwan University, India).

Selected Publications :

      • Face and edge directed self-assembly of Pd12 tetrahedral nanocages and their self-sorting
        P. Howlader and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Sci. 2016, 7,5893.
      • Aggregation Induced Emission of Pt(II)-Metallacycles and their Nitroaromatics Detection (HOT PAPER)
        A. Chowdhury, P. Howlader and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2016, 22, 7486.
      • Self-assembly of a redox active water soluble Pd6L8‘molecular dice’
        B. Roy, E. Zangrando and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2016, 52, 4489.
      • Urea functionalized self-assembled molecular prism for heterogeneous catalysis in water
        P. Howlader, P. Das, E. Zangrando and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 1668.
      • Molecular cage impregnated Pd nanoparticles: Efficient additive-free heterogeneous catalysts for cyanation of aryl halides
        B. Mondal, K. Acharyya, P. Howlader and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016, 138, 1709.
      • Mechano-fluorochromic PtII Luminogen and its Cysteine Recognition (HOT PAPER)
        A. Choudhury, P. Howlader, P. S. Mukherjee.
        Chem. Eur. J.
        2016, 22, 1424.
      • A Pd8 Tetrafacial Molecular Barrel as Carrier for Water Insoluble Fluorophore
        B. Roy, A. K. Ghosh, S. Srivastava, P. D’Silva and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 11916.
      • A Pd24 Pregnant Molecular Nanoball: Self-Templated Stellation by Precise Mapping of Coordination Sites
        I. A. Bhat, D. Samanta and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 9497.
      • Electron-Rich Triphenylamine-Based Sensor for Picric Acid Dection
        Aniket Choudhury and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Org. Chem. 2015, 80, 4064.
      • Post-synthetic exterior decoration of an organic cage by copper(I) catalysed A3-coupling and detection of nitroaromatics
        K. Acharyya and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 6823.
      • A smart approach to achieve exceptionally high loading of metal nanoparticles supported by functionalized extended frameworks for efficient catalysis
        B. Gole, U. Sanyal and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 4872.
      • Shape and size directed self-selection in organic cage formation
        K. Acharyya and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2015, 51,4241. 
      • Self-assembling discrete molecules for sensing nitroaromatics
        S. Shanmugaraju and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 6656.
      • Sunlight induced molecular covalent marriage of two triply interlocked Pd6cages and their facile thermal separation
        D. Samanta and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014, 136, 17006.
      • A fluorescent organic cage for picric acid detection
        K. Acharyya and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 15788.
      • Self-assembled multicomponent Pd6 aggregates showing low-humidity proton
        conduction     
        D. Samanta and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 1595.
      • Template free multicomponent coordination-driven self-assembly of molecular cages
        S. Mukherjee and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2014, 50, 2239.
      • Multicomponent assembly of fluorescent tag functionalized ligands in coordination frameworks for explosive sensing
        B. Gole, A. K. Bar and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 13321.
      • Component selection in self-assembly of Pd(II) nanocages and cage-to-cage transformation
        D. Samanta and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 12483.
      • Explosive sensing using electron rich supramolecular polymers: Role of intermolecular H-bonding in significant enhancement of sensitivity
        B. Gole, W. Song, M. Lackinger and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 13662.
      • Modification of Extended Open Frameworks with Fluorescent Tags for Sensing Explosives: Competition Between Size Selectivity and Electron Deficiency
        B. Gole, A. K. Bar and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 2276.
      • H-bond driven controlled molecular marriage in covalent cages
        K. Acharyya and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 1646.
      • Structural diversity in multinuclear Pd(II)-assemblies: Potential materials for low-humidity proton conduction 
        D. Samanta and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20,5649.
      • Molecular marriage through partner preferences in covalent cage formation and cage-to-cage transformation
        K. Acharyya, S. Mukherjee and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2013, 135, 554
      • Versatility of azide in serendipitous assembly of Cu(II) magnetic polyclusters
        S. Mukherjee and P. S. Mukherjee
        Acc. Chem. Res. 2013, 46, 2556.
      • Fluorescent tris-imidazolium sensors for picric acid explosives
        B. Roy, A. K. Bar, B. Gole and P. S. Mukherjee
        J. Org. Chem. 2013, 78, 1306.
      • Role of dicarboxylate linkers in Mn(III)-salicylaldoximate based extended
        molecular magnets     
        S. Mukherjee and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2013, 19, 17064.
      • Multicomponent self-sorting of a Pd7 boat and its use in catalytic Knoevenagel condensation
        D. Samanta and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 4307.
      • Electron rich porous extended framework as heterogeneous catalyst for Diels-
        Alder reaction
        B. Gole, A. K. Bar, A. Mallick, R. Banerjee and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2013, 49, 7439
      • Self-assembled Pd6 cage with triimidazole walls and use of its confined nanospace for catalytic Knoevenagel and Diels-Alder reactions in aqueous medium
        D. Samanta, S. Mukherjee, Y. Patil, P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 12322.
      • Pillar height dependent unprecedented Pd8 molecular swing and Pd6 molecular boat via multicomponent and C60 binding
        D. Samanta, S. Shanmugaraju, Y. Patil, M. Nethaji, P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 2298.
      • A series of Pd6 trifacial molecular barrels with porphyrin walls
        A. K. Bar, S. Mohapatra, P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 9571.
      • Three-component self-assembly of a series of interlocked Pd12 prisms and their non-interlocked analogues
        Arun K. Bar, S. Raghothama, D. Moon and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Eur. J. 2012, 18, 3199.
      • Supramolecular coordination: Self-assembly of finite 2D and 3D ensembles
        R. Chakrabarty, P. S. Mukherjee, P. J. Stang
        Chem. Rev. 2011, 111, 6810.
      • Metal-organic framework for sensing of nitroaromatics
        B. Gole, A. K. Bar, P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 12137.
      • Supramolecular polymer for explosives sensing: role of H-bonding in enhancement of sensitivity in solid state
        B. Gole, S. Shanmugaraju, A. K. Bar and P. S. Mukherjee
        Chem. Commun. 2011, 47, 10046.
      • Self-assembly of a nanoscopic Fe12Pt12 open hexagonal barrel containing six porphyrin walls
        A. K. Bar, R. Chakrabarty, G. Mostafa and P. S. Mukherjee
        Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2008, 47, 8455.