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

Personal Profile


  • Date and Place of Birth : May 17th,1947 (West Bengal), India

  • Position : Honorary Emeritus Professor, IIEST, Shibpur, India.

  • Nationality : Indian

  • Family back ground: Belong to a family of legal advisors of local King (British period) at Jamtara(Jharkhand). Father government pleader and advocate (Sunity Coomar Sarkar) and mother [Alo Mitra (maiden name)] from Jaminder family of Barhra of Birbhum (West Bengal).

  • Married to Karabi (Daughter of Dr.B.B. Ghosh of ECL of Kumardhubi) originally of Burdwan. West Bengal.

  • Daughter : Shatarupa (nick name, Kunku) was faculty at NIT, Jalandhar in Management now settled in Boston.