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  • From IIT Kharagpur:

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32. "Ruthenium(II) complexes of 4′-(aryl)-2,2':6',2''-terpyridyl ligands as simple catalysts for transfer hydrogenation of ketones". Apurba Maity, Amit Sil and Sanjib K. Patra*. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2018, 4063-4073(IF=2.529)












31. "Synthesis and characterization of 1,2,3-triazole appended polythiophene based reusable fluorescent probes for the efficient detection of trace nitroaromatics". Dipanjan Giri, Sk Najmul Islam and Sanjib K. Patra*. Polymer, 2018, 134, 242-253. (IF=4.231)





30. "Terpyridyl appended poly(metaphenylene-alt-fluorene) π-conjugated fluorescent polymers: Highly selective and sensitive turn off probes for the detection of Cu2+". Amit Sil, Sk Najmul Islam and Sanjib K. Patra*. Sens. & Actuators: B. Chem., 2018, 254, 618-628. (IF=7.100)









29. "A Highly Selective, Sensitive and Reusable BODIPY Based 'OFF/ON' Fluorescence Chemosensor for the Detection of Hg2+ Ions". Apurba Maity, Amit Sil, Subhra Nad and Sanjib K. Patra*. Sens. & Actuators: B. Chem., 2018, 255, 299-308. (IF=7.100)











28. "Arylene-vinylene Terpyridine Conjugates: Highly Sensitive, Reusable and Simple Fluorescent Probes for the Detection of Nitroaromatics". Amit Sil, Dipanjan Giri and Sanjib K. Patra*. J. Mater. Chem. C, 2017, 5, 11100-11110. (IF=7.059)












27. "A Mild Rhodium Catalyzed Direct Synthesis of Quinolones from Pyridones: Application in the Detection of Nitroaromatics". Aniruddha. Biswas, Dipanjan Giri, Debapratim. Das, A. Dey, Sanjib. K. Patra* and Rajarshi Samanta*. J. Org. Chem., 2017, 82, 10989-10996. (IF=4.805)




26. "Achieving Yellow Emission by Varying Donor/Acceptor Units in Rod-shaped Fluorenyl-alkynyl Based π-Conjugated Oligomers and Their Binuclear Gold(I) Alkynyl Complexes". Sk Najmul Islam, Amit Sil and Sanjib K. Patra*. Dalton Trans., 2017, 46, 5918-5929. (IF=4.174)













25. "Synthesis, Photophysical and Concentration Dependent Tunable Lasing Behavior of 2,6-Diacetynyl Functionalized BODIPY Dyes". Apurba Maity, Anirban Sarkar, Amit Sil, Shivakiran Bhaktha B. N.* and Sanjib K. Patra*. New. J. Chem., 2017, 41, 2296-2308. (IF=3.288)










24. "A phenylene-vinylene terpyridine conjugate fluorescent probe for distinguishing Cd2+ from Zn2+ with high sensitivity and selectivity". Amit Sil, Apurba Maity, Dipanjan Giri and Sanjib K Patra*. Sens. & Actuators: B. Chem., 2016, 226, 403-411. (IF=7.100)









23. "Benzodithieno-imidazole based π-conjugated fluorescent polymer probe for selective sensing of Cu2+". Dipanjan Giri and Sanjib K Patra*. RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 79011-79021. (IF=3.119)








  • From Postdoctoral (UoB, UK) & Doctoral (IIT-K, INDIA) Work:

22. "Tetragonal and Helical Morphologies from Polyferrocenylsilane block Polyelectrolytes via Ionic Self-assembly". R. Ahmed, S. K. Patra, I. W. Hamley, I. Manners*, C. F. J. Faul*. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 2455-2458. 


21. "Dimensional Control of Block Copolymer Nanofibers with a π-Conjugated Core: Crystallization-Driven Solution Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Poly(3-hexylthiophene)-b-poly(2-vinylpyridine)". J. Gwyther, J. B. Gilroy, P. Rupar, D. J. Lunn, E. Kynaston, S. K. Patra, G. Whittell, M. A. Winnik*, and I. Manners*. Chem. Eur. J, 2013, 19, 9186-9197.


20. "The Coordination and Polymerization of Cyclic 1,3-Dienes by Gold(I) Cations". R. A. Sanguramath, S. K. Patra, M. Green and C. A. Russell*. Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 1060-1062. 


19. "Fiber-like Micelles via the Crystallization-Driven Solution Self-Assembly of Poly(3-hexylthiophene)-block-Poly(methylmethacrylate) Copolymers". J. B. Gilroy, D. J. Lunn, S. K. Patra, G. R. Whittell, M. A. Winnik* and I. Manners*. Macromolecules, 2012, 45, 5806-5815. 


18. "Responsive Vesicles via the Self-Assembly of Crystalline-Coil Polyferrocenylsilanes-b-poly(ethylene oxide) Star Block Copolymers". F. H. Schacher, J. Elbert, S. K. Patra, S. F. M. Yusoff, M. A. Winnik* and I. Manners*. Chem. Eur. J., 2012, 18, 517-525. 


17. "Cylindrical Micelles of Controlled Length with a π-Conjugated Polythiophene Core via Crystallization-Driven Self-Assembly". S. K. Patra, R. Ahmed, G. R. Whittell, D. J. Lunn, E. L. Dunphy, M. A. Winnik and I. Manners*. J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2011, 133, 8842-8845.

16. "Main-Chain Heterobimetallic Block Copolymers: Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Polyferrocenylsilane-b-polycobaltoceniumethylene". J. B. Gilroy, S. K. Patra, J. M. Mitchels, M. A. Winnik* and I. Manners*. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2011, 50, 5851-5855. (VIP Article). 


15. "Hierarchical Organometallic Materials: Self-Assembly of Organic-Organometallic Polyferrocenylsilane Block Polyelectrolyte-Surfactant Complexes in Bulk and in Thin Films". R. Ahmed, S. K. Patra, L. Chabanne, C. J. Faul* and I. Manners*. Macromolecules 2011, 44, 9324-9334.

14. "Organic-Metalloblock Copolymers via Photocontrolled Living Anionic Ring-Opening Polymerization". L. Chabanne, I. Matas, S. K. Patra and I. Manners*. Polym. Chem., 2011, 2, 2651-2660. 


13. "Photocontrolled Living Anionic Polymerization of Phosphorus-Bridged [1]Ferrocenophanes: A Route to Well-Defined Polyferrocenylphosphine (PFP) Homopolymers and Block Copolymers". S. K. Patra, G. R. Whittell, S. Nagiah, C.-L. Ho, W.-Y. Wong* and I. Manners*. Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 3240-3250. 


12. "Photocontrolled Living Anionic Polymerization of Silicon-Bridged [1]Ferrocenophanes with Fluorocarbon Substituents: Synthesis and Characterization of Fluorinated Polyferrocenylsilane (PFS) Homopolymers and Block Copolymers". G. S. Smith, S. K. Patra, L. Vanderark, S. Saithong J. P. H. Charmant and I. Manners*. Macromol. Chem. Phys. 2010, 211, 303-312. 


11. "Reactions of Amine- and Phosphine-borane Adducts with Frustrated Lewis Pair Combinations of Group 14 Triflates and Sterically Hindered Nitrogen Bases". G. R. Whittell, E. I. Balmond, A. P. M. Robertson, S. K. Patra, M. F. Haddow and I. Manners*. Eur. J. Inorg. Chem. 2010, 3967-3975. 


10. "Mapping the Transformation [{RuII(CO)3Cl2}2] to [RuI2(CO)4]2+: Implications in Binuclear Water-Gas Shift Chemistry". M. Majumdar, A. Sinha, T. Ghatak, S. K. Patra, N. Sadhukhan, W. S. M. Rahaman and J. K. Bera*. Chem. Eur. J. 2010, 16, 2574-2585. 


9. "A Rare Unsupported Iridium(II) Dimer, [IrCl2(CO)2]2 ". S. K. Patra, S. M. W. Rahaman, M. Majumdar, A. Sinha and J. K. Bera*. Chem. Commun. 2008, 22, 2511-2513 (Cover Article). 


8. "Role of Axial Donors in the Ligand Isomerization Processes of Quadruply Bonded Dimolybdenum(II) Compounds". M. Majumdar, S. K. Patra, M. Kannan, K. R. Dunbar and J. K. Bera*. Inorg. Chem. 2008, 47, 2212-2222. 


7.  "C–C Bond Forming Reaction Through Aldol-Type Addition Mediated by [Ru2(CO)4]2+ Core". S. K. Patra and J. K. Bera. Organometallics 2007, 26, 2598-2603. 


6.  "Oxidative route to polyoxomolybdates from quadruply bonded [MoII≣MoII] precursor: Structural characterization of a tetranuclear cluster [Mo4Cl5O8(pyNP)2] (pyNP = (2-(2-pyridyl)1,8-naphthyridine)". M. Majumdar, S. K. Patra and J. K. Bera*. Polyhedron 2007, 26, 1597-1602. 


5.  "Effects of Axial Coordination on the Ru-Ru Single Bond in Diruthenium Paddlewheel Complexes". S. K. Patra, N. Sadhukhan and J. K. Bera*. Inorg. Chem. 2006, 45, 4007-4015.

4.  "Axial Interaction of the [Ru2(CO)4]2+ Core with the Aryl C–H Bond: Route to Cyclometalated Compounds Involving Metal-Metal Bonded Diruthenium Unit". S. K. Patra and J. K. Bera*. Organometallics  2006, 25, 6054-6060. 


3. "Ligand Assisted Homolytic Cleavage of the Ru–Ru Single Bond in [Ru2(CO)4]2+ Core and the Chemical Consequence". S. K. Patra, M. Majumdar and J. K. Bera*. J. Organomet. Chem. 2006, 691, 4779-4787.

2. "Novel Heterobimetallic Metallamacrocycles Based on the 1,1'-Bis(1,8-naphthyrid-2-yl)ferrocene (FcNP2) Ligand: Structural Characterization of the Complexes [{M(FcNP2)}2]2+ (M = CuI, AgI) and {MCl2(FcNP2)}4 (M = ZnII, CoII)". N. Sadhukhan, S. K. Patra, K. Sana and J. K. Bera*. Organometallics 2006, 25, 2914-2916. 


1.  "Syntheses and Reactivity Studies of Solvated Dirhenium Acetonitrile Complexes". J. K. Bera*, E. J. Schelter, S. K. Patra, J. Bacsa and K. R. Dunbar*. Dalton. Trans. 2006, 4011-4019. 

  • Publications in proceeding of Seminars/Conferences (International):

2. "Synthesis and Self-Assembly of π-Conjugated Crystalline-Coil Polythiophene Block Copolymers". S. K. Patra,R. Ahmed,G. R. Whittell,D. J. Lunn,M. A. Winnik, and I. Manners. Polymer Preprints (Am. Chem. Soc., Div. of Polym. Chem.), 2011, 52, 1002-1003.


1. "Recent Developments on the Photocontrolled Ring-Opening Polymerization of Metallocenophanes". L. Chabanne, I. M. Ruiz, S. K. Patra, I. Manners. Polymer Preprints (Am. Chem. Soc., Div. of Polym. Chem.), 2010, 51, 278-279.

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