Dr. Ram Kuntal Hazra

(Associate Professor)

Email:pcrkhiacs@gmail.com, rkhazra@chemistry.du.ac.in

Dr. Ram Kuntal Hazra

Dr. Ram Kuntal Hazra is working as an Assistant Professor in Department of Chemistry since April 2010. He obtained his Master's degree from IIT Roorkee and had been awarded NET, UGC-CSIR in December 2000 and in June 2003. He secured a distinct position within top 20% in NET December 2000 and was called for Dr. SPM Fellowship. He has qualified GATE (IIT Kanpur), February 2001, rank 44 and Ph.D. admission test in IIT Bombay, Department of Chemistry for Organic Chemistry. He joined Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai in June 2001 as a Junior Research Fellow (JRF) and continued interim PhD in 2001-2002. Dr. Hazra continued his Ph.D. (2002-2007) at Department of Physical Chemistry in Indian Association for Cultivation of Science (IACS), Kolkata under supervision of Professor S. P. Bhattacharyya by Jadavpur University. He pursued his research work as a theorist in the realm of optical responses, controlled excitation and impact of impurities on single carrier 2-D quantum dots. Dr. Hazra joined the theoretical/computational group of Professor Dr. Michele Parrinello in Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH-Zurich (2008-2009). He was awarded Dr. D. S. Kothari Post-Doctoral Fellowship under the mentor Professor Kamal Bhattacharya in the Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta. He stood first in the Recruitment for the Post of Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, University of Delhi, 2010. Currently, his research group focusses on development of exact formalism of many-body, super-lattices and their multi-layered interactions in lateral and transverse confinements by exact multipole expansion of coulomb interactions. Apart from academy Dr. Hazra has achieved Distinction (94%) on Classical Guitar, Grade-II (Diploma), Trinity College London in 2013.

Selected Publications:

  1. Mukhopadhyay M., Hazra R. K., Ghosh M., Mukherjee S., Bhattacharyya S. P., Cent Eur.J. Phys.2012, 10, 983-988.
  2. Aggarwal P., Sharma S., Kaur H., Singh S., and Hazra R. K., Physica E: low dim. Syst. 2017, 85, 56-64.
  3. Aggarwal P., Sharma S., Singh S., Kaur H., and Hazra R. K., Physica E: low dim. Syst .2017, 88, 26-34.
  4. Singh S., Kaur H., Sharma S., Aggarwal P., and Hazra R. K., Physica E: low dim. Syst.2017, 88, 289-297.
  5. Kaur H, Singh S, Aggarwal P., Sharma S., Yadav S. and Hazra R. K., ACS. Omega 2017 2, 7410-7423.