Dr. Sumanta Sahoo

Qualification : Ph.D. (IIT, Kharagpur)

Details of Educational Qualification:

Course Specialization Group College Name/University Year of Passing
Post-Doctoral Fellow Chemistry Chemistry IIT (ISM) Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India Feb 2018 - Dec 2019
Research Professor Chemistry Chemistry Yeungnam University, South Korea Mar 2015 - Oct 2017
Post-Doctoral Researcher Chemistry Chemistry Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) Oct 2013 - Oct 2014
Ph.D. Chemistry Chemistry Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 2013
M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India 2009
B.Sc. Chemistry Chemistry Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India 2007



My Publications

S.No Title of the Paper Full Details of Journal Name / Conference Name, Volume number, page number, Date
1 Recent progress in the synthesis of graphene and derived materials for next generation electrodes of high performance lithium ion batteries Progress in Energy and Combustion Science, 2019, 75, 100786 .(I.F. – 26.467) (Review Article) (Corresponding Author)
2 A review on synthesis of graphene, h-BN, MoS2 for energy storage applications: Recent progress and prospects Nano Research, 2019 (I.F. – 8.515) Volume 12 and Page No. 2655-2694. (Review Article)
3 Boron Nitride based Ternary Nanocomposites with Different Carbonaceous Materials Decorated by Polyaniline for Supercapacitor Application Chemistry Select, 2019, 4(13), 3672-3680. (I.F. – 1.716)
4 3D Walking Palm-like Core-Shell CoMoO4@NiCo2S4@Nickel Foam Composite for High‐performance Supercapacitors Dalton Trans., 2019, 48, 3853-3861.(I.F. – 4.052)
5 Low temperature atomic layer deposited molybdenum nitride-Ni-foam composite: An electrode for efficient charge storage Electrochemistry Communications, 2018, 93, 114-118. (I.F. - 4.197)
6 Mesoporous Fe-Ni-Co Ternary Oxide Nanoflake Arrays on Ni Foam for High- Performance Supercapacitor Applications Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 2018, 63, 181-190. (I.F. –4.978)
7 Poly(aniline-co-pyrrole)-spaced Graphene Aerogel for Advanced Supercapacitor Electrodes Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 2018, 810, 154-160.(Equal contribution with 1st author) (I.F. - 3.218)
8 Room-Temperature Synthesis of NiS Hollow Spheres on Nickel Foam for High- Performance Supercapacitor Electrodes Materials Letters, 2018, 210, 105-108. (Equal contribution with 1st author) (I.F. – 3.019)
9 Highly Uniform Atomic Layer Deposited MoS2@3D-Ni-foam: A Novel Approach to Prepare Electrode for Supercapacitor ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2017, 9 (46), 40252-40264. (Equal contribution with 1st author) (I.F. – 8.456)
10 Nanostructured 3D Zinc Cobaltite/Nitrogen-Doped Reduced Graphene Oxide Composite Electrode for Supercapacitor Applications Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 2017, 54, 205-217. (I.F. – 4.978)
11 Facile Synthesis of 3D Ternary ZnCo2O4/Reduced Graphene Oxide/NiO Composite Film on Nickel Foam for Next Generation Supercapacitor Electrodes ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2017, 5, 241-251. (I.F. – 6.970)
12 Facile synthesis of Fe3O4 nanorod decorated reduced graphene oxide (RGO) for supercapacitor application RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 107057-107064. (I.F. – 3.049)
13 Porous Ternary High Performance Supercapacitor Electrode Based on Reduced Graphene Oxide, NiMn2O4, and Polyaniline Electrochimica Acta, 2016, 216, 386-396. (I.F. – 5.383)
14 Chemical synthesis of 3D copper sulfide with different morphologies for high performance supercapacitors application RSC Advances, 2016, 6, 14844-14851. (I.F. – 3.049)
15 Defect-engineered mesoporous ternary nanoarchitecture of zinc-cobalt-oxide/nitrogen- doped graphene as anode material in lithium ion batteries Carbon, 2015,94, 455-463. (I.F. – 7.466)
16 Microwave bottom-up route for size-tunable and switchable photoluminescent graphene quantum dots using acetylacetone: new platform for enzyme-free detection of hydrogen peroxide Carbon, 2015, 81, 514-524. (I.F. – 7.466)
17 Graphene/Poly(aniline-co-pyrrole) Nanocomposite: Potential Candidate for Supercapacitor and Microwave Absorbing Applications Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2015, 15 (9), 6931-6941. (I.F. – 1.354)
18 Transition Metal-Doped Polyaniline/Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Nanocomposites: Efficient Electrode Material for High Performance Supercapacitors ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 2014, 2 (5), 1114–1127. (I.F. – 6.970)
19 Combined effect of expanded graphite and multiwall carbon nanotubes on the thermo mechanical, morphological as well as electrical conductivity of in situ bulk polymerized polystyrene composites Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 2014, 56, 181-191. (I.F. – 6.282)
20 Graphene and modified graphene-based polymer nanocomposites Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 2014, 33, 12, 1158-1170.
(Review Article) (I.F. – 1.786)
21 Research Updates on Graphene Oxide-Based Polymeric Nanocomposites Polymer Composites, 2014, 35 (12), 2297-2310. (Review Article) (I.F. – 2.268)
22 Graphene/Polypyrrole nanofiber nanocomposite as electrode material for electrochemical supercapacitor, Polymer, 2013, 54, 1033-1042. (I.F. - 3.771)
23 One Pot Synthesis of Graphene by Exfoliation of Graphite in ODCB Graphene, 2013,2, 42-48. (Google-based I.F. – 2.08)
24 Fabrication of Transition metal doped Polypyrrole/Multi walled Carbon Nanotubes Nanocomposites for Supercapacitor Applications Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2013, 130, 1, 554-562. (I.F. – 2.188)
25 Copper Chloride doped Polyaniline/Multi-walled Carbon nanotube Nanocomposites: Superior Electrode Material for Supercapacitor Application Polymer Composites, 2013, 34(4), 517-525. (I.F. – 2.268)
26 Microwave absorption behaviour of MWCNT based nanocomposites in X-band region eXPRESS Polymer Letters, 2013, 7(3), 212-223. (I.F. – 2.875)
27 In-situ synthesis of graphene/amine modified graphene, polypyrrole composites in presence of SrTiO3 for supercapacitor application Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials, 2013, 52, 213-220. (I.F. – 1.655)
28 Investigations on copper chloride doped polyaniline composites as efficient electrode materials for supercapacitor applications Journal of Materials Science : Materials in Electronics, 2013, 24 (2), 576-585. (I.F. – 2.195)
29 Facile synthesis of polypyrrole nanofiber and its enhanced electrochemical performances in different electrolytes eXPRESS Polymer Letters, 2012, 6 (12), 965-974. (I.F. – 2.875)
30 Sonochemical Synthesis and Characterization of Amine-Modified Graphene/Conducting Polymer Nanocomposites Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2012, 128 (3), 1476-1483. (I.F. – 2.188)
31 Modified Graphene/Polyaniline Nanocomposites for Supercapacitor Application Macromolecular Research, 2012, 20, 415-421. (I.F. – 1.758)
32 Effect of nanosilica and polyphosphazene elastomer on the in situ fibrillation of liquid crystalline polymer (LCP) and thermo-mechanical properties of polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)/LCP blend system Materials & Design, 2012, 142, 184-191. (I.F.– 5.770)
33 Novel approach for the selective dispersion of MWCNTs in the Nylon/SAN blend system Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 2012, 43, 1242-1251. (I.F. – 6.282)
34 Compatibilization of polyetherimide/liquid crystalline polymer blend using modified multiwalled carbon nanotubes and polyphosphazene as compatibilizers Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2012, 124, 629-637. (I.F. – 2.188)
35 Preparation and Characterization of In-situ Polymerized Polypyrrole/modified MWCNTs Nanocomposites in Presence of BaTiO3 Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 2012, 128 (1),698-705. (I.F. – 2.188)
36 Investigations on Doping of Poly(3-methyl-thiophene) Composites for Supercapacitor Applications Macromolecular Research, 2012, 20, 351-357. (I.F. – 1.758)
37 Doping Effect of Polyaniline/MWCNT Composites on Capacitance and Cyclic Stability of Supercapacitors Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 2012, 12, 2704-2710. (I.F. – 1.354)
38 Effect of polyphosphazene and modified carbon nanotubes on the morphological and thermo-mechanical properties of polyphenylene sulfide and liquid crystalline polymer blend system Journal of Materials Science, 2011, 46, 7672-7680. (I.F. –3.442)
39 Electrochemical characterization of In-situ Polypyrrole coated Graphene Nanocomposites Synthetic Metals, 2011, 161, 1713-1719. (I.F. – 2.870)
40 Nanomaterials for High Performance Supercapacitor Madridge Journal of Nanotechnology & Nanoscience 2018, DOI: 10.18689/2638-2075.a3.001. (Publication in Conference Proceedings)
41 How to Enhance the Performance of Graphene/Metal Oxide Nanocomposite Supercapacitors ECS Meeting Abstracts, 2017, 15-15. (Publication in Conference Proceedings)
42 Nanocomposites of Metal Oxide@Graphene@Ni Foam for Energy Storage Applications ECS Meeting Abstracts,2017, 85-85. (Publication in Conference Proceedings)
43 Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization of Modified Graphene/Polypyrrole Nanocomposites Macromolecular Symposia, 2012, 315, 177-187. (Publication in Conference Proceedings)
44 Electrochemical characterization of in situ polypyrrole coated graphene nanocomposites Conference Presentation in MACRO 2010, 15-17 December, 2010. India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, India (Poster Presentation).
45 Synthesis and Electrochemical characterization of modified graphene/polyaniline nanocomposites Conference Presentation in APSRT 2011, 3-5 March 2011, Rubber Technology Centre, IIT Kharagpur, India (Oral Presentation).
46 Synthesis and electrochemical characterization of modified graphene/polypyrrole Nanocomposite Conference Presentation in POLYCHAR 19, March 2011, Kathmandu, Nepal (Oral Presentation).
47 PolyPyrrole Nano Fiber and its Electrochemical Properties Conference Presentation in International Conference on Advancement in Polymeric Materials (APM-12), 10-12 February 2012, CIPET Ahmedabad, India (Oral Presentation).
48 Electrochemical Performances of Nanocomposite of Graphene and Polypyrrole Nanofiber Conference Presentation in National Conference on Recent Developments and Applications on Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (Nano Tech 2012), 14-15 September 2012, Techno India, Kolkata, India (Oral Presentation).
49 Investigation on the Electrochemical Performances of graphene/Poly(aniline-co-pyrrole) Nanocomposite for Supercapacitor Application Conference Presentation in International Conference on Rubber and Rubber like materials (ICRRM 2013), 6-9 March 2013, Rubber Technology Centre, IIT Kharagpur, India (Oral Presentation).
50 Graphene-based Ternary Nanocomposites for Energy Storage Application Conference Presentation in The 7th International Symposium on Solar Energy Technology - Materials and Processes for Energy Harvesting and Storage, 11th August 2016,Gyeongbuk Techno Park, Yeungnam University, South Korea (Invited Talk).
51 Mixed Transition Metal Oxide-based Ternary Nanocomposites for Next Generation Supercapacitor Application Conference Presentation in CAS-TWAS Symposium on Green Chemistry and Engineering for Sustainable Development (GCE 2016), 28-31 August 2016, Beijing, China (Oral Presentation).
52 Transition Metal Oxide/Sulfide Based Advanced Electrodes for Next-Generation Supercapacitor Applications Conference Presentation in 16th International Symposium on Clean Technology, 18th November, 2016, School of Chemical Engineering, Yeungnam University, South Korea (Invited Talk).
53 Environmental Sustainable Energy Production and Storage using Smart Materials Assembled Solar Cell, Microbial Fuel Cell and Supercapacitor Conference Presentation in The 3rd Clean Energy Priority Research Center (CEPRC) Workshop, 21st June, 2017, School of Chemical Engineering, Youngnam University, South Korea (Poster Presentation).



Book Chapters

  • Edited Book: Surface Engineering of Graphene, Sumanta Sahoo, Santosh Kumar Tiwari, Ganesh Chandra Nayak, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, ISBN-13: 978-3030302061, 2019.
  • Book Chapter: Present Status and prospect of graphene research, Sumanta Sahoo and Ganesh Chandra Nayak, Chapter in “Surface Engineering of Graphene”, Springer Nature Switzerland AG, 2019.