Subhash Banerjee

Dr. Subhash Banerjee

Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya

Assistant Professor



2008 Ph.D., Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Green Chemistry

2002 M.Sc., The University of Burdwan, Organic (Spl.), Inorganic, Physical, Analytical Chemistry, Environmental Science

2000 B.Sc., The University of Burdwan, Chemistry (Honours), Physics, Mathematics

Publications (selected)

  1. Remarkable catalytic activity of ultra small free-CeO2 nanoparticles in selective carbon-carbon bond formation reactions in water at room temperature – S. Banerjee* - New Journal of Chemistry 2015, 39, 5350 – 5353.
  2. One-Pot Multicomponent Synthesis of Highly Functionalized Bio-Active Pyrano[2,3-c]pyrazole and Benzylpyrazolyl Coumarin Derivatives Using ZrO2 Nanoparticles as Reusable Catalyst – A. Saha, S. Payra, S. Banerjee* - Green Chemistry, 2015 (Accepted, DOI: 10.1039/C4GC02420F).
  3. Novel Magnetic Antimicrobial Nanocomposites for Bone Tissue Engineering Applications A. Bhowmick, A. Saha, N. Pramanik, S. Banerjee, M. Das and P. P. Kundu – RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 25437-25445.
  4. Expeditious one-pot three component synthesis of N-aryl dithiocarbamate derivatives using mesoporous Cu-materials – S. Payra, A. Saha, R. Peng, C.-M. Wu, R. T. Koodali, and S. Banerjee* – Tetrahedron Letters, 2015 56, 160-1613.
  5. ZnO Nanoparticles: A Green Efficient Catalyst For The Room Temperature Synthesis of Biologically Active 2-Aryl-1,3-Benzothiazole and 1,3-Benzoxazole Derivatives – S. Banerjee*, S. Payra, A. Saha and G. Sereda – Tetrahedron Letters, 2014, 55(40), 5515-5520.
  6. Free-ZnO Nanoparticles: A Mild, Efficient and Reusable Catalyst for The One-Pot Multicomponent Synthesis of Tetrahydrobenzo [b] Pyran and Dihydropyrimidone Derivatives- S. Banerjee* and A. Saha- New Journal of Chemistry 2013, 37 (12), 4170-4175.
  7. Morphology-Controlled Synthesis and Characterization of Magnetic Iron Oxide Nanocrystals and Their Potential Applications in Selective Oxidation of Alcohols and Olefins – S. Banerjee* and S. Santra - Journal of Catalysts, 2013, Article ID 910489, 5 pages DOI:
  8. TiO2-SiO2 Mixed Oxides: Organic Ligand Templated Controlled Deposition of Titania and Their Photocatalytic Activities for Hydrogen Production – R. Peng, S. Banerjee*, G. Sereda, R. Koodali – International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2012, 37, 17009-17018.
  9. Ionic Liquid/PPh3 Promoted Cleavage of Diphenyl Disulfide and Diselenide: A Straight-Forward Metal-Free One-Pot Route to the Synthesis of Unsymmetrical Sulfides and Selenides – S. Banerjee, L.K. Adak, B. C. Ranu – Tetrahedron Letters, 2012, 53, 2149-2152.
  10. Design and Study of Activatable ("OFF/ON") Quantum Dots (Qdots) for Potential Biomedical Applications: Ligand Selection for Qdot Surface Modification for Controlling Qdot Fluorescence Quenching and Restoration – S. Santra, S. Basumallick, R. N. Mitra, S. Banerjee, R. Shah – Proc. SPIE. 2012, 8232 (DOI: 10.1117/12.912799).
  11. Synthesis of Substituted Acetylenes, Aryl Alkyl Ethers, 2-Alkene-4-ynoates, and Nitriles Using Heterogeneous Mesoporous Pd-MCM-48 as Reusable Catalyst – S. Banerjee,* V. Balasanthiran, H. Khatri, R. Koodali and G. Sereda – Tetrahedron 2011, 67, 5717-5724.
  12. Cross-coupling using Mesoporous Pd-MCM-48, Synfacts 2011, 10, 1139.
  13. A Green One-Pot Multicomponent Synthesis of 4H-Pyrans and Polysubstituted Aniline Derivatives of Biological, Pharmacological, and Optical Applications Using Silica Nanoparticles as Reusable Catalyst – S. Banerjee,* A. Horn, H. Khatri and G. Sereda – Tetrahedron Letters 2011, 52, 1878-1881.
  14. Pd-MCM-48: A Novel and Recyclable Heterogeneous Catalyst for Selective Hydrogenations and Coupling Reactions – S. Banerjee,* V. Balasanthiran, R. Koodali and G. Sereda – Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 2010, 8, 4316-4321.
  15. Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Grown on Carboxy-Functionalized Graphite: An Efficient Reusable Catalyst for Alkylation of Arenes – V. Rajpara, S. Banerjee* and G. Sereda – Synthesis 2010, 2835-2840.
  16. Silica Nanoparticles as Reusable Catalyst: A Straight-Forward Route for the Synthesis of Thioethers, Thioesters, Vinyl Thioethers and Thio-Michael Adducts Under Neutral Reaction Conditions – S. Banerjee,* J. Das, R. Alverez and S. Santra- New Journal of Chemistry 2010, 34,302-306.
  17. Semiconductor CdS:Mn/ZnS Quantum Dots for Sensing Applications – S. Banerjee and S. Santra – Proc. SPIE. 2010, 7674,767403.
  18. One-Step, Three-Component Synthesis of Highly Substituted Pyridines Using Silica Nanoparticle as Reusable Catalyst – S. Banerjee* and G. Sereda – Tetrahedron Letters 2009, 50, 6959-6962.
  19. Remarkable Catalytic Activity of Silica Nanoparticle in the Michael Addition of Active Methylene Compounds to Conjugated Alkenes – S. Banerjee* and S. Santra – Tetrahedron Letters 2009, 50, 2037-2040.
  20. Native Silica Nanoparticle Catalyzed Anti-Markovnikov Addition of Thiols to Unactivated Alkenes and Alkynes: A New Route to Linear and Vinyl Thioethers – S. Banerjee, J. Das and S. Santra – Tetrahedron Letters 2009, 50, 124-127.
  21. Quantum Dots Based ON/OFF Probe for Detection of Glutathione – S. Banerjee, S. Kar, M. J. Pereze and S. Santra – Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 2009, 113, 9659–9663.