LIST OF PUBLICATIONS( of Prof. Sabyasachi Sarkar ):


  1. Mueller, Achim ; Krickemeyer, Erich; Das, Samar K; Koegerler,Paul; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Boegge, Hartmut; Schmidtmann; Sarkar, Shatarupa; 2000,

  2. Linking Icosahedral, Strong Molecular Magnets{MoVI72FeIII30} to Layers A Solid State Reaction at Room Temperature.
    Angew. Chem.Int. Ed. 39, 1612-1614
  3. Mueller, Achim ; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Nazir-Shah, Qaiser-Syed; Boegge, Hartmut; Schmidtmann, Marc; Sarkar, Shatarupa, Koegerler, Paul; Hauptfleish, Bjoern; Trautwein, Alfred; Schuenemann; 1999,

  4. Archimedian Synthesis and Magic Numbers: "Sizing" Giant Molybdenum - Oxide Based Molecular Spheres of the Keplerate Type.
    Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. , 38, 3238-3241.
  5. Yadav, Jyoti; Das, Samar K.; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. 1997,

  6. A Functional Mimic of the New Class of Tungstoenzyme Acetylene Hydratase.
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. , 119(18), 4315-4316.
  7. Chaudhury, Pradeep K.; Das, Samar K.; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. 1996,

  8. Inhibition patterns of a model complex mimicking the reductive half-reaction of sulfite oxidase.
    Biochem. J. 319(3), 953-959.
  9. Roy, Subrata; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. 1996,

  10. Sunlight induced synthesis of tricarbonylhexahaptobuckminsterfullerene-tungsten.
    Proc. - Indian Acad. Sci., Chem. Sci. 108(2), 59-64.
  11. Das, Samar K.; Biswas, Dulali; Maiti, Rabindranath; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. 1996,

  12. Modeling the Tungsten Sites of Inactive and Active Forms of Hyperthermophilic Pyrococcus furiosus Aldehyde Ferredoxin Oxidoreductase. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 118(6), 1387-97.
  13. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Sah, Ramji; Chaudhury, Pradeep K.; Maiti, Rabindranath; Das, Samar K. 1995,

  14. Stepwise reduction of electron-precise, six-electron, triangular, [Mo3IVS4(CN)9]5- to electron-rich seven, eight and unstable nine-electron species resulting in core expansion to electron-precise, twelve-electron, tetrahedral, [Mo4IIIS4(CN)12]8-.
    Proc. - Indian Acad. Sci., Chem. Sci., 107(4), 355-60.
  15. Das, Samar K.; Chaudhury, Pradeep K.; Biswas, Dulali; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1994,

  16. Modeling for the Active Site of Sulfite Oxidase: Synthesis, Characterization, and Reactivity of [MoIVO(mnt)2]2- (mnt2- = 1,2-Dicyanoethylenedithiolate).
    J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116(20), 9061-70.
  17. Roy, Subrata; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1994,

  18. NO2 adducts of C60: synthesis of polynitro-polyhydroxy fullerenes.
    J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun., 275-6.
  19. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Das, Samar K. 1992,

  20. Carbon dioxide fixation by bis(dicyanoethenedithiolato)oxotungstate(2-): functional model for the tungsten-formate dehydrogenase of Clostridium thermoaceticum.
    Proc. - Indian Acad. Sci., Chem. Sci. 104(4), 533-4.
  21. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Das, Samar K., 1992,

  22. Synthesis of the active sites of molybdoenzymes: MoO2(VI) and MoO(IV)-dithiolene complexes mimicking enzymatic reactions of sulfite oxidase with saturation kinetics. Proc. - Indian Acad. Sci., Chem. Sci., 104(3), 437-41.
12. Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1990 ,Name reactions in inorganic chemistry. J. Indian Chem. Soc., 67(8), 701.

13. Srivastava, Rishiji; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1990, Isolation and characterization of dinitrosyl complexes of vanadium(-I). Inorg. Chim. Acta , 176(1), 27-9.

14. Srinivasan, B. R.; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1990, First report on manganese(II)-tetrathiometalate(VI) complexes: isolation of [(bpy)2Mn(m -S)2MS2] (M = molybdenum, tungsten; bpy = 2,2'-bipyridine). Inorg. Chem., 29(19), 3898-900.

  1. Mishra, Shri Bhagwat Sharan; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; 1989, Difference in the antagonistic

  2. behaviour of tetrathiomolybdate and tetrathiotungstate towards copper, Indian J.

    Chem., 28, 72

  3. Mueller, Achim ; Stolz, P.; Boegge, H.; Sarkar, S.; Schmitz, K; Fangmeier, A; Buker, H;
Twistel, 1988, Heterometal nitrosyl complexes with remarkable electronic structure,

preparation and crystal structure of R2[Fe(WS4)2(NO)], R2[Fe(WS4)(NO)2],

R2[Co(WS4)2(NO)], and R2[Co(WS4)(NO)2], Z. Anorg. Allgem. Chem., 557, 57

17. Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Ansari, Mohammad A.; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1988, Synthesis and characterization of m -sulfidodisulfidotetrakis(h2-disulfido)dimolybdate(2-) and rational synthesis of [M2(L)2(m -S)(h2-S2)4]2-, (M = Mo, W; L = O, S) anions. Inorg. Chem. , 27(20), 3663-5.

18. Ansari, Mohammad A.; Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1988, One pot synthesis of dinuclear tungsten(V) compounds containing [W2XY(m -S)2]2+ (X = O, S; Y = O, S) cores by thermally induced internal electron-transfer processes. Bull. Chem. Soc. Jpn. , 61(6), 2265-7.

19 Ansari, Mohd. Asim; Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1988, Sulfur mediated induced electron transfer reactions in tungsten-sulfur systems: synthesis and reactivity of bis(tetraethylammonium) bis(disulfido)dioxodi-m-sulfidoditungstate. Polyhedron , 7(6), 471-6.

20. Ansari, Mohd Asim; Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1987, Reaction of alkyne with tungsten-sulfur systems: synthesis and characterization of dinuclear tungsten(V) dithiolene complex, (Et4N)2[W2O2(m -S)2(S2C2(COPh)2)2]. Inorg. Chim. Acta ,130(2), 155-6.

21. Ansari, Mohammad A.; Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1988, Concealed induced internal electron transfer reaction in the synthesis of bis(diethyldithiocarbamato)(disulfido)oxotungsten from diethylammonium oxotrithiotungstate(2-) and carbon disulfide with oxygen. Inorg. Chem., 27(5), 763-4.

22. Ansari, Mohammad Asim; Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1987, Synthesis and characterization of a mononuclear molybdenum(IV) oxo complex (Et4N)2[MoO(S2C2(COPh)2)2]. Inorg. Chim. Acta , 133(1), 133-6.

23. Chandrasekaran, Jayanthi; Ansari, Mohammad A.; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1987, Aging of ammonium tetrathiomolybdate(VI) in air: an example of induced electron transfer by external oxidant, oxygen. J. Less-Common Met. , 134(2), L23-L25.

24. Udpa, K. Nagendra; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1987, Reaction of tetracyanonickelate(2-) with polysulfide: synthesis of bis(tetrasulfide)nickelate(2-) and its reactions with carbon disulfide and activated acetylenes. Polyhedron , 6(3), 627-31.

25. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mishra, Shri Bhagwat Sharan. ,1985 ,Chemical implication of copper-molybdenum antagonism. : Solubilization of copper sulfide with tetrathiomolybdate(VI) anion to isolate discrete Cu-S-Mo compounds. J. Indian Chem. Soc., 62(11), 821-3.

  1. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Ansari, Mohammad A., 1986, Conversion of W(VI)OS32- into [W(V)2O2(m -S)2(S2)2]2- and vice-versa by internal redox processes induced by iodine and Sx2-. J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. , Issue 4, 324-5.
  2. Sarkar, Sabyasachi, Mishra Shri Bhagwat Sharan , 1986, Preparation and character-
ization of [(phen)2Cu2MoS4] Indian J. Chem. 25, 871 28. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Subramanian, Periyaswamy., 1986, Pentacoordinate cationic molybdenum(I) complexes. J. Coord. Chem. , 14(3), 275-6.

29. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mohammad, Ishaq B.; Subramanian, Periyasamy., 1985 ,First report of the reductive nitrosylation of tungstate(VI) by hydroxylamine. Stereospecific synthesis of [W(NO)2Cl2(L)2] (L = py, 3-mepy, 4-mepy). Chem. Lett. , Issue 11, 1633-4.

30. Udupa, K. Nagendra; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1985, Synthesis of the dicyanopentasulfidonickelate(II) anion. J. Organomet. Chem., 284(2), C36-C38.

  1. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Boegge, Hartmut; Jostes, Rainer; Trautwein, Alfred; Lauer, Uschi., 1983 , [Cl2FeS2MoO(S2)]2-, a new bimetallic complex with uncommon electronic structure and a substituted tetrachalcogenometalate as ligand. Angew. Chem. , 95(7), 574.
32. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Boegge, Hartmut; Jostes, Rainer; Trautwein, Alfred; Lauer, Uschi., 1983 , [Cl2FeS2MoO(S2)]2-, a new bimetallic complex with uncommon electronic structure and a substituted tetrachalcogenometalate as ligand. Angew. Chem. Suppl., 95(7), 574.

33.Mueller, Achim; Eltzner, Werner; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Boegge, Hartmut; Mohan, Nagendra; Subramanian, Periaswamy; 1983, Preparation, redox properties and structure of mono- nuclear simple mono- and dinitrosyl complexes of molybdenum with hydroxllamido(-1 oximato, halogeno and pseudohalogeno ligands. , Z. Anorg. Allgem. Chem., 22, 503

34. Mueller, Achim; Eltzner, Werner; Boegge, Hartmut; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1982, [Mo4(NO)4(S2)6O]2-, a new highly symmetrical polynuclear complex with two "handle-shape" and four "roof-shape" coordinated S22- bridge ligands on a tetragonal Mo4 disphenoid. Angew. Chem. 94(7), 555.

35. Mueller, Achim; Eltzner, Werner; Boegge, Hartmut; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1982, A new highly symmetrical polynuclear complex with two "handle-shape" and four "roof-shape" coordinated S22- bridge ligands on a tetragonal Mo4 disphenoid. Angew. Chem. Suppl. 7, 1167.

36. Subramanian, Periyasamy; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1982, Rapid chemical identification of the nitrosyl group in complexes. J. Chem. Educ. 59(6), 527.

37. Mueller, Achim; Dommroese, Anne Marie; Jaegermann, Wolfram; Krickemeyer, Erich; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1981, Structural determination of new tetrathiomolybdato complexes of iron(II), copper(I), and silver(I) using the resonance Raman effect: typical example of use in coordination on chemistry. Angew. Chem. , 93(12), 1119-21.

38. Srivastava, Rishiji; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1981, X-ray photoelectron spectral study of dinitrosylbis(1,10-phenanthroline)vanadium(1-) perchlorate. Spectrochim. Acta, Part A , 37A(10), 925-6.

39. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Dommroese, Anne Marie; Filgueira, Roberto. ,1981, Identification of a doubly bridging thiomolybdate(VI) ligand between iron centers by the resonance Raman effect and a simple preparation of [(C6H5)4P]2[Cl2FeS2MoS2FeCl2]. Z. Naturforsch., B: Anorg. Chem., Org. Chem. 35B(12), 1592-3.

40. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Subramanian, Periyasamy., 1981, Electrophilic behavior of coordinated nitrosyl in dinitrosylmolybdenum(II) derivatives. Isolation of [Mo(acac)2(hia)(NO)]. J. Inorg. Nucl. Chem. , 43(1), 202-3.

41. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Eltzner, Werner; Mohan , Nagendra, 1981, Reaction of hydroxlamido(N,O) ligand to a side on coordinated oximato ligand. Preparation of [Mo(NO)ONC(CH3)2(NCS)4]2-, Inorg. Chim. Acta, 55,L33

42. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Subramanian, Periyasamy. ,1980, Nitrosylmolybdenum(III) moiety: the environmental catalyzer in the course of chemical evolution. Inorg. Chim. Acta), 46(4), L67-L68.

43. Srivastava, Rishiji; Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ,1980, Anionic cyanonitrosyl complexes of vanadium. Transition Met. Chem. (Weinheim, Ger.), 5(2), 122.

44. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Dommroese, Anne. Marie. ; Filgueria, Roberto, 1980 ,Identification of a doubly bridging MoS42- Ligand between Fe-centers by the

resonance Raman effect and simple preparation of [(C6H5)4P]2[Cl2FeS2MoS2FeCl2]

  1. Naturforsch. 35b, 1592
45. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi,; Mohan Nagendra, Bhattacharyya, Ramgopal,

1980, Preparation and crystal structure of K3[Mo(NO)(C2O4)3]. 4H2O. On

Pentagonal bipyramidal complexes with MoNO configuration with simple

ligand., Inorg. Chim. Acta, 45, L245

46. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Subramanian, Periyasamy; 1979, A novel single step synthesis of dinitrosylmolybdenum derivatives directly from molybdate(VI) in aerobic and aqueous media. Inorg. Chim. Acta ;35(2), L357-L358.

47. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Sharma, Bechu; Maurya, Ram Charitra; Chaurasia, Sheo Chandra; Srivastava, Shri Kant., 1978, Nature of coordination in pentachloromanganate(III) compounds containing organic bases. Acta Cienc. Indica , 4(1), 21-4.

48. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Bhattacharyya, Ram Gopal; Pohl, Siegfried; Dartmann, Mechthild. ;1978, Directed synthesis of tridecathiotrimolybdate(2-), an isolated cluster with sulfur atoms in three different bonding states. Angew. Chem.,

90(7), 564-5.

49. Sarkar, Sabyasachi, Maurya, Ram. Charitra, Sabharwal, Ravinder, 1978; Peroxy

compounds of Mo(VI), and W(VI) with pyridine, Curr. Sci. , 47, 341

50. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Bhattacharyya, Ramgopal, 1978; Simple

preparative methods of the only known perthiomolybdate,[(S2)2Mo(S2)2Mo(S2)2]2-

On the moiety {Mo2(S2)2}6+., Z. Anorg. Allgem. Chem. , 444, 178

51. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mueller, Achim; 1978; A Contribution on the synthesis and

reactivity of nitrosyl complexes: Direct preparation of thionitrosyl complexes

and of [Mo(NO)(CN)5]3-., Z. Naturforsch., 33b, 1053

52. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Sharma, Bechu; Maurya, Ram. Charit; Chaurasia, Sheo. Chand;

Srivastava, S. Kumar; 1977; Preparation of a new oxo-tetracyano(pyridine)

chromate(IV) anion, Indian J. Chem., 15A, 747

53. Mueller, Achim; Sarkar, Sabyasachi., 1977 , Thio heteroanions - unusual metal-ligand interaction and reactions. , Angew. Chem. 89(10), 748-50.

54. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mueller, Achim., 1977, Halogenonitrosylmolybdates - isolation of the first molybdenum(I) complexes. Angew. Chem. , 89(7), 479-80.

55. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mueller, Achim. ,1977, Halonitrosylmolybdates - simple, monomeric molybdenum(II) complexes. Angew. Chem., 89(3), 189-90.

56. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Maurya, Ram. Charit,; Chaurasia, Sheo. C.; Srivastava, S,Kumar.;

1977, Dimeric halo complexes of Cr(IV)., Indian J. Chem., 15A, 744

57. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Maurya, Ram C.; Chaurasia, Sheo C., 1976; Bis(acetylacetonato)nitrosylchromium(I). Indian J. Chem., Sect. A , 14A(4), 285.

58. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Maurya, Ramcharitra; Chaurasia, Sheo C.; Srivastava, Rishiji.; 1976 Cationic dinitrosyl complexes of vanadium. Transition Met. Chem. (Weinheim, Ger.) 1(2), 49.

59. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Singh, Rajendra; Mishra, Ramchandra.; 1975, Isomeric tricyano(2,2'-dipyridyl)nitrosyliron(II) complexes. J. Inorg. Nucl. Chem., 37(2), 578-9.

60. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Sabharwal, Ravinder., 1975, Hydroxylamine complex of molybdenum(V). Indian J. Chem. ,13(2), 182.

61. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Singh, Jaiprakash P. ,1974, 2,2'-Bipyridyl and 1,10-phenanthroline complexes of oxochromium(V). J. Chem. Soc., Chem. Commun. Issue 13, 509.

  1. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mishra, Ramchandra; Singh, Rajendra.,1974, Tricyanobis(pyridine)nitrosyliron(II). Indian J. Chem. 12(5), 523.
63 . Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mishra, Ramchandra; Singh, Rajendra.,1974, Tricyanobis(g -picoline)nitrosyliron(II). Curr. Sci., 43, 475 64. Sarkar, Sabyasachi.; 1972, Coordination chemistry of rhenium. III. Hexakis(methylisocyano)rhenium(II) nitrate. J. Indian Chem. Soc. , 49(2), 189-90.

65. Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ;1972 , Preparation of thioureapentacyanoferrate(II) anion. J. Indian Chem. Soc., 49(2), 187-8.

66. Sarkar, Sabyasachi.; 1972, Complexes of tetravalent uranium. I. Triphenylphosphite complexes of uranium(IV). J. Indian Chem. Soc. 49(2), 185-6.

67. Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ;1970, Space group symmetry of K4[Re(CN)6].3H2O. Indian J. Chem. 8(3), 296.

  1. Sarkar, Sabyasachi.; 1969, Preparation and properties of a new thiocyanatopentacyanorhenate(II) anion. J. Indian Chem. Soc. 46(10), 871-4.
69. Sarkar, Sabyasachi.; 1969, Tartrato complex of rhenium(II). Indian J. Chem. 7(9), 940.

70. Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ;1969, Spontaneous electrogravimetric estimation of rhenium. J. Indian Chem. Soc. 46(7), 684-5.

71. Sarkar, Sabyasachi. ;1968, Ethylenediamine complex of bivalent rhenium. J. Indian Chem. Soc. 45(12), 1186-7.

  1. Sarkar, Sabyasachi;, Bandyopadhyay, Purushottam; Sarkar, Pulin B.; 1968 ,Coordination chemistry of rhenium. I. Methylation of cyanorhenates(II). J. Indian Chem. Soc. 45(11), 992-4.




  3. Sarkar, Sabyasachi; Mishra, Shree Bhagwat Sharan; 1984, Cu-Mo-S Interactions

  4. and Their Possible Relevance to Copper-Molybdenum Antagonism, Coord.Chem.

    Rev. 59, 239

  5. Prasad, Rishitosh ; Sarkar, Sabyasachi; 1997, Evolutionary extremophilic Archaeal

  6. domain of life, Curr. Sci. , 73, 842


  7. Mueller, A. ; Bhattacharyya, R.; Eltzner, W; Mohan, N; Neumann; Sarkar, S.; 1979,
Novel Sulfur Rich Molybdenum Compounds in Proc. 3rd. Int. Conf. Molybdenum

Barry H. F. (ed.), Michigan Univ, Ann Arbor ( Publisher) . p- 59

76. Sarkar, S; Mishra, S. B. S.; 1984, Resonance Raman Studies of [(o-phen)2Cu2MoS4]

in Proc. 3rd. Int. Sym. Lasers & Applications, Bist, H. D.; Goela, J. S.; (eds); Tata-

McGraw-Hill( Publisher ). p-303

  1. Chandrasekaran, J; Sarkar, S.; 1985, Synthetic Approach to the Mononuclear Active

  2. Sites of Molybdoenzymes in Proc. 2nd. Int. Conf. Bioinorg. Chem., Algarve. Published in

    Rev. Port. Quim., 27, 228.


  3. Sarkar, Sabyasachi, Transition Metals in Biology, 1989, pp-357-365 in Frontiers in Applied Chemistry, ( Biswas, A. K. (ed), Narosa Publishing House, N. Delhi