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    • Ph.D. in Natural Sciences, RWTH Aachen University, Germany (2016).
    • M.Tech. in Polymer Science and Technology, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (2011).
    • B.Tech. in Polymer Science and Technology, Calcutta University, Kolkata (2009).
    • B.Sc. in Chemistry, Calcutta University, Kolkata (2006).

Professional Experience
    • Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering, IISER Bhopal (August 2018 – Present)
    • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (March 2016 – August 2018)
    • Research Fellow(Post-PhD), Technical University of Denmark, Denmark (July – October 2015)
    • Functional Materials
    • Highly Reinforced Polymer Nanocomposites
    • Bioinspired Nanocomposites
    • Structural Design and Interface Engineering
    • Structure-Property Relationships
    • Barrier thin films
    • Hybrid hydrogels
Authors Title of Article Journal Year
Paramita Das,Chun Kiat Yeo,Jielin Ma, Khanh Duong Phan, Peng Chen,Mary B. Chan-Park,Hongwei Duan Nacre-mimetic with Embedded Silver Nanowires for Resistive Heating
ACS Applied Nano Materials 2018
Mehdi Mehrali,Sara Bagherifard,Ashish Thakur,Mohsen Akbari, Bahram Mirani,Mohammad Mehrali,Paramita Das,Jenny Emneus,Thomas L. Andresen,Alireza Dolatshahi-Pirouz Electronics that blend in with the human body: A pathway towards a cybernetic future
Advanced Science 2018
Aiqin Zhang,Jiajing Zhou,Paramita Das,Yuanhua Xiao,Feilong Gong,Feng Li,Li-zhen Wang,Linsen Zhang,Lixia Wang,Yang Cao,Hongwei Duan Revisiting metal electrodeposition in porous anodic alumina: toward tailored preparation of metal nanotube arrays
Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2018
Paramita Das,Helga Thomas, Martin Moeller, Andreas Walther Large-scale, thick, self-assembled, nacre-mimetic brick-walls as fire barrier coatings on textiles
Scientific Reports 2017
Paramita Das, Jani-Markus Malho,Khosrow Rahimi,Felix H. Schacher,Baochun Wang,Dan Eugen Demco,Andreas Walther Nacre-Mimetics with Synthetic Nanoclays up to Ultrahigh Aspect Ratios
Nature Communications ( Open Access from 2016) 2015
Roi O. Maekiniemi,Paramita Das,Daniel Hoenders,Konrad Grygiel,Daniela Cordella,Christophe Detrembleur,Jiayin Yuan,Andreas Walther Conducting, self-assembled, nacre-mimetic polymer/clay nanocomposites
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2015
Rahul Tiwari,Daniel Hoenders, Susanne Schipmann,Bjoern Schulte, Paramita Das,Christian W. Pester, Uwe Klemradt, Andreas Walther A versatile synthesis platform to prepare uniform, highly functional microgels via click-type functionalization of latex particles
Macromolecules 2014
Paramita Das,Andreas Walther Ionic supramolecular bonds preserve mechanical properties and enable synergetic performance at high humidity in water-borne, self-assembled nacre-mimetics
Nanoscale 2013
Paramita Das,Susanne Schipmann,Jani-Markus Malho, Baolei Zhu,Uwe Klemradt,Andreas Walther Facile Access to Large-Scale, Self-Assembled, Nacre-Inspired, High-Performance Materials with Tunable Nanoscale Periodicities
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2013
Tuukka Verho,Mikko Karesoja,Paramita Das,Lahja Martikainen,Reidar Lund,Angel Alegría, Andreas Walther,Olli Ikkala Hydration and Dynamic State of Nanoconfined Polymer Layers Govern Toughness in Nacre-mimetic Nanocomposites
Advanced Materials 2013
Paramita Das,Thomas Heuser,Andrea Wolf,Baolei Zhu,Dan Eugen Demco,Shinsuke Ifuku,Andreas Walther Tough and Catalytically Active Hybrid Biofibers Wet-Spun From Nanochitin Hydrogels
Biomacromolecules 2012
    • Magna Cum Laude Award in Ph.D, 2016 from the Faculty of Natural Sciences, RWTH Aachen University, Germany.
    • DAAD scholarship for M.Tech research project in Germany under DAAD-IIT Master's sandwich Program 2010.
    • All India 26th rank in GATE 2009 in Engineering Sciences.
    • Calcutta University Topper (first class first) of B.Tech-2009 batch in Polymer Science & Technology.
    • RAMCHARAN MITRA Award -2008 for securing 1st rank in B.Tech 2nd year in Polymer Science & Technology, Calcutta University.
    • National scholarship for the year 2000 in Secondary board Exam, State level Rank-60.
    • Invited Reviewer for journals : Science, Chemical communications, Elsevier, RSC Advances, Journal of Polymer Materials-An International Journal, JoVE Peer Review Scientific Video Journal, Zeitschrift fur Physikalische Chemie.

    • Invited talks

    • At International Conference on Nanotechnology for Better Living 2019, IIT Kanpur, India.
    • At IMST 2018, organised by Indian Rubber Institute, Kolkata Branch and Amity University, Kolkata, India
    • At NRC 2017 and ICEP 2018, organised by All India Rubber Industries Association and Indian Chamber of Commerce, Guwahati, India.
    • At ICAEFM 2017, organised by Gandhi Group of Institution and Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Odisha, India.
    • At APM 2016, CIPET Ahmedabad, India.