Ramkrishna Sarkar

Ph.D. (IISc Bangalore)

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry


Research Interest



  • Ph.D. (2019): IISc Bangalore
  • M.Sc. (2014): IISc Bangalore



  • Sarkar, R.; Gowd, E. B.; Ramakrishnan, S., De-symmetrizing periodically grafted amphiphilic copolymers: design, synthesis and generation of Janus folded chains Polymer Chemistry 2019, 10, 1730-1740. (appeared as cover page)

  • Sarkar, R.; Gowd, E. B.; Ramakrishnan, S.: “Precise control of grafting density in periodically grafted amphiphilic copolymers: an alternate strategy to fine-tune the lamellar spacing in the sub-10 nm regime.” Polymer Chemistry 2020, 11, 4143-4154 (Appeared as a hot article).

  • Sarkar, R.; Mishra, K.; Harshita; Das, P. K; Ramakrishnan, S.: “Probing polymer chain folding in solution by second harmonic generation (SHG)” Langmuir, 2021, 37, 12457−12465

  • Sarkar, R.; Majumdar, S.; Sijbesma, R. P.; Heuts, J. P. A.; Palmans A.R.A Acylsemicarbazide-based transparent, high modulus and malleable polymeric network with dynamic covalent and non-covalent interactions, Under review

  • Basic organic Chemistry, Spectroscopic characterization of organic molecules

  • M.Sc.: Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore

  • Ph.D.: Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore

  • Research Associate: Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore

  • Post-doc: Eindhoven University of Technology (TUe), Netherlands

  • Assistant Professor: Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur


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