Jaydeb Chakrabarti
    Associate Professor

   Telephone +91-33-2335 5706/07/08

Educational Background:

  • M.Sc. - Calcutta University
  • Ph.D - IISc, Bangalore
  • Professional Background:

  • Faculty – S.N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata
  • Visiting Scientist in SFB-TR6 project under Germany-The Netherlands collaboration
  • Main area of work

    Stastical Mechanical description of static and dynamic phenomena in complex and soft condensed matter systems, including those of biological interests.

  • Effective interaction in a complex system
  • Rate of chemical processes in solution phase
  • Theory of nanoparticle-based devices
  • Theory and computation of biological macromolecular interaction and kinetics
  • Significant recent publications:

  • Visible fluorescence induced by the metal semiconductor
      transition in composites of carbon nanotubes with noble metal nanoparticles, C. Subramaniam, T. S. Sreeprasad, T. Pradeep, G.V. Pavankumar, C. Narayanan, T. Yajima, Y. Sugawara, H. Tanaka, T. Ogawa and J. Chakrabarti, Phys. Rev. Let., 99, 167401 (2007).
    • A novel approach to solvation time scale in nonpolar solvent via instability of solvent density modes, R. Biswas and J. Chakrabarti, J. Phys. Chem B, 111, 13743 (2007).
    • Dressing of colloidal particles in a subcritical liquid suspension, J. Chakrabarti and H.Loewen, J. Chem. Phys., 129, 134507 (2008).
    • Changes in thermodynamic properties of DNA base pairs in protein-DNA recognition, S. Samanta, J. Chakrabarti and D. Bhattacharya J. Bio. Struc. Dyn., 71, 1 (2009).
    • A theory of solute rotation in supercritical polar solvent, A. Das, R. Biswas and J. Chakrabarti J. Phys. Chem A, 115, 973, (2010).
    • High-Affinity Quasi-Specific Sites in the Genome: How the DNA-Binding Proteins Cope with Them J. Chakrabarti, Navin Chandra, Paromita Raha, and Siddhartha Roy, Biophysical Journal (2011), doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2011.07.041
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