Prof. Sabyasachi Sarkar

Honorary Visiting Professor, CHST

 Nano Science and Synthetic Leaf Laboratory, Downing Hall

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Former Senior Professor and Head, Dept. of Chemistry, IIT, Kanpur

Awards and Honors

  1. Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, admitted 2013

  2. Professor Priyadaranjan Ray Memorial Award, 2012 by Council of the Indian Chemical Society

  3. Nominated as a Professor in the Faculty of Science of the Chemistry Department , BHU, Varanasi by its Academic Council for three years( Dec.2012-)

  4. Honored by the establishment of an annual Professor Sabyasachi Sarkar endowment lecture series at R.K.Mission Vidyamandira , Belurmath instituted by former PhD student.

  5. Rammana Fellowship (2012-)

  6. President of the Alexander von Humboldt Academy at Kanpur from 2002-2012.

  7. Professor R.K. Barua Memorial Lecture , Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University (2009)

  8. DAAD Fellow (Germany (2002).

  9. Elected Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore (1997).

  10. Professor R. D. Desai Medal and Prize, Indian Chemical Society, Calcutta, (1987).

  11. Awarded by Alexander von-Humboldt Foundation a Perkin-Elmer IR Spectrometer, Model 737B.

  12. Indian National Science Academy (New Delhi) Research Fellow,(1987-1990)

  13. Alexander von-Humboldt Foundation Research Fellow,(1976-1978).

  14. Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry, admitted 1977

  15. Elected Fellow, Indian Chemical Society, (1968).

  16. Junior Research Fellowship (1967-1969). Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, (Govt. of India)

  17. National Scholarship, Govt. of India (1964-1966 during M.Sc.)

  18. State Merit Scholarship (1960-1961 in Pre-University Study)

Membership in Professional Society:

  • Life Member , Indian Chemical Society

  • Member, Society of Biological Inorganic Chemistry

  • Member, American Chemical Society

  • Member , Society of Porphyrins and Pthalocyanines

  • Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry

  • Chartered Green Chemistry Network Consultant, England