Animangsu Ghatak

PhD (Lehigh University)

Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Specialization

 

Education

  • Post Doctoral Research at Cambridge University, UK & Harvard University, USA, 2003-2004
  • PhD, Lehigh University, 2013
  • M.Tech, IIT Kanpur, 1998
  • B.Tech (Hons.), IIT Kharagpur, 1994

Website(s)

CV

  • Ghatak, A. S. and Ghatak A. Disordered nano-wrinkle substrates for inducing crystallization over a wide range of concentration of protein and precipitant, Langmuir, 2013, Vol 29 (13), pp 4373–4380.

  • Hore, D., Majumder, A., Mondal, S., Roy, A. and Ghatak, A. How to make a cylinder roll uphill. Soft Matter, 2012, Vol 8(18), pp. 5038-5042. Royal Society of Chemistry press release: http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2012/March/polymer-cylinder-rolls-uphill.asp Nature Physics Research Highlight: http://www.nature.com/nphys/journal/v8/n3/full/nphys2265.html

  • Hore, D., Majumder, A., Mondal, S., Roy, A. and Ghatak, A. How to make a cylinder roll uphill. Soft Matter, 2012, Vol 8(18), pp. 5038-5042. Royal Society of Chemistry press release: http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2012/March/polymer-cylinder-rolls-uphill.asp Nature Physics Research Highlight: http://www.nature.com/nphys/journal/v8/n3/full/nphys2265.html

  • Ghatak, A. and Das, A. L., Kinking instability of a highly deformable elastic cylinder. Physical Review Letters, 2007, Vol. 99, pp. 076101-1-076101-4.

  • Verma, M. K. S., Majumder, A. and Ghatak, A. Embedded template assisted fabrication of complex micro-channels in PDMS and design of a micro-fluidic adhesive. Langmuir, 2006, Vol. 22, pp. 10291-10295.

  • Invited speaker at Gordon Research Conference, Adhesion Science of, 2011.

  • Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, 2010.

  • Mr. and Mrs. Gian Singh Bindra Research Fellowship, 2009-2012.

  • Diamond Jubilee Young Achiever's Award of the Indian Institution of Chemical Engineering, 2007.

  • Young Engineer Award of the Indian National Academy of Engineering, 2006.

Office
Department of Chemical
IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

Office Phone: 0512-259-7146 / 6045 (O)

Email: aghatak[AT]iitk.ac.in

 

   
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