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Tapas Kumar Maji

Research Interest

  • Porous Materials for Energy Storage
  • Selective CO2 sequestration
  • Selective Hydrocarbon Separation
  • Magnetic & Opto-electronic Materials
  • NanoMOF & MOF composites
  • Coordination Polymer Gels
  • Organic Porous Polymers
  • Stimuli-responsive Supramolecular Polymers

Contact Information:

Dr. Tapas Kumar Maji
Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit
Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Jakkur P.O.Bangalore - 560064 India
Ph: + (91)-080 22082826
email : tmaji@jncasr.ac.in

Latest Publications:

P. Sutar, V. M. Suresh, K. Jayaramulu, A. Hazra, T. K. Maji Binder driven self-assembly of metal-organic cubes towards functional hydrogels. Nat. Commun, 9, 3587, (2018) (Selected in Editor's Highlight) Weblink

S. A. Bhat, C. Das, T. K. Maji Metallated Azo-Naphthalene Diimide based Redox-Active Porous Organic Polymer as Efficient Water Oxidation Electrocatalyst J. Mat. Chem. A, (2018) weblink

S. Bhattacharyya, C. Das, T. K. Maji MOF derived Carbon based nanocomposite materials as efficient electrocatalysts for oxygen and hydrogen evolution reactions RSC Adv., 8, 26728, (2018) WebLink

S. Bhattacharyya, B. Konkena, K. Jayaramulu, W. Schuhmann, T. K. Maji Synthesis of nano-porous carbon and nitrogen doped carbon dots from an anionic MOF: A trace cobalt metal residue in carbon dots promotes electrocatalytic ORR activity J. Mater. Chem. A 2017, 5, 13573 - 13580 WebLink

S. Roy, M. Das, A. Bandyopadhyay, S. K. Pati, P. P. Ray, T. K. Maji Colossal Increase in Electric Current and High Rectification Ratio in a Photoconducting, Self-Cleaning, and Luminescent Schottky Barrier NMOF Diode J .Phys. Chem. C 2017, 121, 23803 - 23810 WebLink

S. Roy, D. Samanta, P. Kumar, T. K. Maji Pure White Light Emission and Charge Transfer in Organogels of Symmetrical and Unsymmetrical π-Chromophoric Oligo-p- (phenyleneethynylene) Bola-amphiphiles Chem. Commun. 2018, 54, 275 - 278 WebLink

S. Bhattacharyya, A. Chakraborty, A. Hazra, T. K. Maji Tetracarboxylate Linker Based Flexible CuII Frameworks: Efficient Separation of CO2 from CO2/N2 and C2H2 from C2H2/C2H4 Mixtures ACS Omega, 2018, 3, 2018 - 2026 Weblink

S. Roy, A. Bandyopadhyay, M. Das, P. P. Ray, S. K. Pati, T. K. Maji Redox-active and Semi-conducting Donor-Acceptor Conjugated Microporous Polymers as Metal-free ORR Catalysts J. Mat. Chem. A, 2018, 6, 5587 - 5591 WebLink

D.Samanta, P. Verma, S.Roy, T. K. Maji Nanovesicular MOF with Omniphilic Porosity: Bimodal Functionality for White-Light Emission and Photocatalysis by Dye Encapsulation ACS Appl. Matter. Interfaces., 2018, 10, 23140 - 23146 WebLink

S. Roy, D. Samanta, S. Bhattacharyya, P. Kumar, A. Hazra, T. K. Maji Tunable Physical States and Optical Properties of Bola-Amphiphilic Oligo-(p-phenyleneethynylene-Based Supramolecular Networks Assisted by Functional Group Modulation J. Phys. Chem. C, (2018) DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.8b06453 Weblink