Goutam Kumar Lahiri
(Professor)


Department of Chemistry
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Powai, Mumbai 400076
Ph: 022-2576 7159
Fax: 022-2576 3480
Email: lahiri[at]chem.iitb.ac.in
  
  

Academic Background

Ph.D., IACS-Kolkata, Jadavpur University, India, 1990
 

Professional Experience

Post Doctoral Fellow, West Virginia University, USA (1990 - 1993)
Assistant Professor-IIT Bombay, 1993-1997
Associate Professor-IIT Bombay, 1997-2001
Professor-IIT Bombay, 2001- present
Visiting Professor, Bristol University, UK, 2000
Research Professor, Stuttgart University, Germany, 2002 - present 1
Visiting Professor, Stuttgart University, Germany, 2007-2008
 

Awards and Recognitions

J C Bose Fellowship (SERB): 2019.
Fellow, Indian National Science Academy (FNA): 2019
Fellow, National Academy of Sciences (FNASc): 2016
Institute (IIT Bombay) Chair Professor: 2016
CRSI Silver Medal: 2016
Rev.Fr. L. M. Yeddanapally Memorial Award; Indian Chemical Society : 2015
Excellence in Teaching (IIT Bombay): 2015
Institute (IIT Bombay) Chair Professor: 2014
Institute (IIT Bombay) Chair Professor: 2011
Prof. S.C. Bhattacharya Award for Excellence in Research (IIT Bombay): 2011
Ramanna Fellowship (DST): 2011
Excellence in Teaching (IIT Bombay): 2010
Ramanna Fellowship (DST): 2007
Mercator Chair Professorship (DFG-Germany): 2007
Fellow, Indian Academy of Sciences-Bangalore (FASc): 2005
Fellow, Maharashtra Academy of Sciences: 2001
Royal Society Award for International Authors: 2000
B. M. Birla awards in chemistry: 1996
 

Research Interests

Electrochemical, spectroscopic, magnetic, structural and theoretical manifestations of delicate intramolecular valence and spin state interactions at the interface of redox sensitive metal-ligand frameworks and catalysis.
 

Recent Representative Publications

 
  • Electronically Triggered Switchable Binding Modes of the C-Organonitroso (ArNO) Moiety on the {Ru(acac)2} Platform
    S. Dey, S. Panda, P. Ghosh, and G. K. Lahiri
    Inorg. Chem., 2019, 58, 1627-1637.

  • Diverse Mode of Functionalisation of Ruthenium Coordinated -ketoiminate Analogues
    S. K. Bera, S. Panda, S. Dey Baksi and G. K. Lahiri
    Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 15897.

  • Highly Selective Ruthenium-Catalyzed Direct Oxygenation of Amines to Amides
    R. Ray, A. S. Hazari, S. Chandra, D. Maiti and G. K. Lahiri
    Chem. Eur. J., 2018, 24, 1067.

  • Versatile Coordination of Azocarboxamides: Redox-Triggered Change of the Binding Chelate in Ruthenium Complexes
    J. Klein, J. Beerhues, D. Schweinfurth, M. van der Meer, M. Gazvoda, G. K. Lahiri, J. Kosmrlj and B. Sarkar
    Chem. Eur. J., 2018, 24, 18020.

  • Questions of Noninnocence and Ease of Azo Reduction in Diruthenium Frameworks with a 1,8-Bis((E)-phenyldiazenyl)naphthalene-2,7-dioxido Bridge
    F. F. Khan, J. Klein, J. L. Priego, B. Sarkar, R. JiméAparicio, and G. K. Lahirii
    Inorg. Chem., 2018, 57, 12800.

  • Mononuclear and Dinuclear Ruthenium Complexes of cis- and trans- Thioindigo: Geometrical and Electronic Structure Analyses
    M. Chatterjee, S. Mondal, P. Ghosh, W. Kaim and G. K. Lahiri
    Inorg. Chem., 2018, 57, 12187.

  • Effect of Positional Isomerism on the Spectroelectrochemical Response of 3,6-Bis(2-pyridyl)-diketopyrrolopyrrolate Bridged Bis(carbonylhydridoruthenium) Compounds
    A. S. Hazari, P. Ghosh, K. Beyer, B. Schwederski, W. Kaim and G. K. Lahiri
    Dalton Trans., 2018, 47, 14078.

  • Solvent-Mediated Functionalization of Benzofuroxan on Electron-Rich Ruthenium Complex Platform
    P. Ghosh, S. Dey, S. Panda and G. K. Lahiri
    Chem. Asian. J. ,2018, 13, 1582

  • Ruthenium-Mediated Distal C H Activation
    F. F. Khan, S. K. Sinha, G. K. Lahiri and D. Maiti
    Chem. Asian. J., 2018, 13, 2243 (Invited Article)

  • Diruthenium Complexes of p-Benzoquinone-Imidazole Hybrid Ligands: Innocent or Noninnocent Behavior of the Quinone Moiety
    M. A. Ansari, K. Beyer, B. Schwederski, W. Kaim and G. K. Lahiri
    Chem. Asian. J., 2018, 13, 2947.

  • Ruthenium-Catalyzed Aerobic Oxidation of Amines
    R. Ray, A. S. Hazari, G. K. Lahiri, D. Maiti
    Chem. Asian. J., 2018, 13, 2138 (Invited Article).

  • Isomeric Diruthenium Complexes Bridged by Deprotonated Indigo in cis and trans Configuration
    M. Chatterjee, P. Ghosh, K. Beyer, A. Paretzki, J. Fiedler, W. Kaim and G. K. Lahiri
    Chem. Asian. J., 2018, 13, 118.

  • Highly Selective Ruthenium-Catalyzed Direct Oxygenation of Amines to Amides
    R. Ray, A. S. Hazari, S. Chandra, D. Maiti and G. K. Lahiri,
    Chem. Eur. J., 2018, 24, 1067

  • Isomeric Diruthenium Complexes Bridged by Deprotonated Indigo in cis and trans Configuration
    M. Chatterjee, P. Ghosh, K. Beyer, A. Paretzki, J. Fiedler, W. Kaim and G. K. Lahiri
    Chem. Asian. J. 2018, 13, 118

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