A warm welcome to my blog! This is the place where I share my recearch updates, experiences, stories, opinions etc. Grab some coffee and have a look! Some of the contents you might see in Bengali.
Priyabrata Sahoo ✍️



  • Bengali
  • English
  • Hindi


  • B.Sc- Prabhat Kumar College, Contai
  • M.Sc.- Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
  • Ph.D.- Ongoing

Honors and Awards

  • Top Writer 2022, Quora Bangla
  • University Gold Medallist in B.Sc
  • Invitation to witness the Republic Day Parade 2017 from the Prime Minister’s Box
  • CSIR-UGC NET Fellowship holder
  • Two Times Qualified CSIR-UGC NET with 186 and 217 Rank
  • JEST Qualified with 156 Rank
  • Gate Qualified with 868 Rank
  • IIT JAM qualified with Rank 241

Skills and Expertise

  • UV/Vis Spectroscopy
  • FESEM, TEM, XRD analysis
  • Thermal Evaporation System
  • Particle Size Analyzer and Zeta Potential
  • Dispersion Analyser
  • Probe/bath sonication
  • Electrochemical Workstation
  • Spin coating, Spray coating
  • Optical Microscope
  • Material Characterization
  • Thin Film Deposition
  • Nanoindentation
  • Origin Software
  • ImageJ Software
  • Gwyddion Software
  • Adobe Illustrator

Miscellaneous (Workshops, Conferences)

  • Presented Poster titled “Understanding the Role of Molecular Structure of the Solvents in Liquid Phase Exfoliation of 2D Materials” in “Graphene 2023” held on 27-30 June 2023 at the University of Manchester, UK.
  • Presented Poster titled “Nanomechanical Study of Aqueous-processed h-BN Reinforced PVA Composites” in “Advances in Polymer Materials (APM)” held on 25-26 April 2023 at G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar.
  • Attended “International Conference for Dispersion Analysis & Materials Testing 2022” on 24-25 January 2022 organized by LUM GmbH, Berlin.
  • Presented Poster titled “Solution-Processing of Topochemically Converted Layered WO3 for Multifunctional Applications” in an online conference-“Interdisciplinary Topics in Materials Science (ITAM-2021)” held on 27 – 30 July, 2021 which was jointly organized by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (JNCASR) and Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS).
  • Attended seminars at CPMU, JNCASR, Bengaluru on 8th February, 2019 by Prof. Nicholas D. Spencer and Prof. S. Schintke on the topics “Hydrogels: the surface is crucial” and “Inkjet printable electrodes and applications” respectively.
  • Attended a short Course on Surface Area & Porous Material Characterization by Dr. Martin Thomas (Anton Paar India Pvt.Ltd.) on 14th March, 2019 in MRC department, IISc, Bengaluru
  • Attended the two day workshop (by Henrik Akesson) on 3D Micro and nano fabrication on 17-18 th July 2019 hosted by TRC facility at JNCASR, Bengaluru and organized by nanoscribe.
  • Attended as a volunteer in the event, International Year of the Periodic Table of chemical elements IYPT2019 held on 29th May 2019 in the JN Tata Auditorium, IISc, Bengaluru.
  • Participated in the Online – “International Workshop on X-ray Diffraction Analysis” from 16th to 20th October 2020 Organized by Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Karnataka, INDIA
  • Attended DST-ACS virtual workshop “MASTERING THE PUBLISHING PROCESS” on 28th July 2020.


For detailed information about publications/patents visit the “Publication” page.