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Arnab Kanti Giri, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellows
Research Consultant​​​​​​

Selected Publications

  • Phase and composition selective ZnO@ZnS nano-heterostructure and ZnS nanotubes based cholesterol biosensor with superior sensing ​performance

A.    K. Giri, C. Charan, S. C. Ghosh, V. K. Shahi, A. B. Panda,

Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 229, 14-24, (2016)

  • 3D Hierarchically Assembled Porous Wrinkled-Paper-like Structure of ZnCo2O4 and Co-ZnO@C as Anode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries

A.   K. Giri, P. Pal, R. Ananthakumar, M. Jayachandran, S. Mahanty, A. B. Panda

Crystal Growth & Design 14, 3352-3359, (2014)

  • An amperometric cholesterol biosensor with excellent sensitivity and limit of detection based on an enzyme-immobilized microtubular ZnO@ZnS heterostructure

A. K. Giri, C. Charan, A. Saha, V. K. Shahi, A. B. Panda

Journal of Material Chemistry A 2, 16997-17004, (2014)

  • Porous ZnO microtubes with excellent cholesterol sensing and catalytic properties

A. K. Giri, A Sinhamahapatra, S. Prakash, J. Chaudhari, V.K. Shahi, A.B. Panda

Journal of Material Chemistry A 1, 814-822, (2013)

  • Hierarchically order porous lotus shaped nano-structured MnO2 through MnCO3: chelate mediated growth and shape dependent improved catalytic activity

P. Pal, S. K. Pahari, A. K. Giri, S. Pal, H. C. Bajaj, A. B. Panda

Journal of Material Chemistry A 1, 10251-10258, (2013)

  • A rapid and green synthetic approach for hierarchically assembled porous ZnO nanoflakes with enhanced catalytic activity

A. Sinhamahapatra, A. K. Giri, P. Pal, S. K. Pahari, H.C. Bajaj, A. B. Panda

Journal of Material Chemistry 22, 17227-17235, (2012)

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Education

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·       Ph.D., Chemical Science, CSIR-CSMCRI, Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India, 2016

·       M.Sc., Chemistry, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India, 2010

·       B.Sc., Chemistry, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India, 2008​​

Professional Profile

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·       2016 - Till date: Graphene Crystal project manager, and Laboratory for Carbon Nanostructures Research Consultant, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

·       2014-2016: Senior Research Fellow at Inorganic Material and Catalysis Division, CSIR-Central Salt and Marine Chemical Research Institute, Bhabnagar, Gujarat, India

·       2011-2014: Project Assistant Level-II & Junior Research Fellow at Inorganic Material and Catalysis Division, CSIR-Central Salt and Marine Chemical Research Institute, Bhabnagar, Gujarat, India

·       2010-2011: Guest Lecturer at Department of Chemistry, Prabhat Kumar College, Contai, West Bengal, India

Awards

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·       The Best Poster Award: Awarded by the IUMRS-ICA, 2013, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.

·       University Grants Commission & Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (UGC-CSIR)- Junior Research Fellowship, June-2011 (All India CSIR Rank - 47)

·       Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)-2011 with All India Rank – 247​​​

KAUST Affiliations

​  ·      Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)​​​