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      Dr. Bikash Kumar Jena
Scientist
Colloids and Materials Chemistry Department
Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology
Bhubaneswar-751013
 
PROFILE:
 
 Ph.D. :  Department of Chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, INDIA.
Post Doc: Department of Chemistry, University of Washington, USA
Visiting Scientist-Department of Chemistry, Technical University of Munich (TUM), Germany
                  
HONORS AND AWARDS:

Ø Member, Editorial Board, Current Catalysis, Benthamscience Publishers-2016
 
Ø The National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI)  Young Scientist Award (Chemical Sciences)-2014





Ø Associate Editor-- Journal of Nanoscience Letters (Carbon Nanomaterials)-2014



Ø Odisha Bigyan Academy-Young Scientist Award (Physical Sciences)-2013








 
Ø      News in India Today Magazine-2013
 
 
 
     Ø     Indian Society for Electroanalytical Chemistry-Young Scientist Award -2013
 
 
 
      Ø     Member, Editorial Board, ISRN Analytical Chemistry, Hindawi Publishing Corporation-2011
 
 

Ø     Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) Young Scientist Award (Chemical Sciences) -2011

 

 

Ø     Young Scientist Award, Indian Science Congress Association-2009

Ø      R. C. Tripathy Young Scientist Award, Orissa Chemical Society-2008

 

Ø     1st prize- Award Winning Journals’ Papers for 2007, Indian Society for ElectroAnalytical Chemistry(ISEAC)-2010

 

Ø      1st prize- Award Winning Journals’ Papers for 2008, Indian Society for ElectroAnalytical Chemistry (ISEAC)-2010

 

Ø      Selected for fellowship under “Better Opportunities for Young Scientists in Chosen areas of Science and Technology” Department of Science and Technology, Govt of India, 2010-2011.

 

Ø   Best prize in oral presentation-International Conference on ElectroAnalytical Chemistry and Allied Topics (ELAC)-2007.

Ø      A paper titled “Electrochemical Biosensor Based on Integrated Assembly of Dehydrogenase Enzymes and Gold Nanoparticles”  published in the journal ‘Analytical Chemistry, (American Chemical Society) appeared in the list of  most accessed article during July-September 2006.

 

Ø    A paper titled “Enzyme Integrated Silicate-Pt Nanoparticle Architecture: A Versatile Biosensing Platform” published in the journal ‘Biosensors and Bioelectronics is highlighted in Nature India (http://www.nature.com/nindia/2011/110131/full/nindia.2011.15.html Tags: Versatile Biosensor)


Ø  A paper titled “Sandwiched graphene with nitrogen, sulphur codoped CQDs: an efficient metal-free material for energy storage and conversion applications” published in the journal ‘Journal of Materials Chemistry A’ is highlighted in the cover page of the journal -2015



 Ø  A paper titled “A Bifunctional Nanoelectrocatalyst Based on Flower-like Au/Pd Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure and Its Graphene Hybrid” accepted for publication in the journal ‘ChemCatChem’ is selected for highlight in the cover page of the journal -2015
 





RESEARCH OUTPUTS:

Patents:
  1. C. Retna Raj and Bikash Kumar Jena “Ultra-sensitive Simultaneous Electrochemical Determination of Arsenic, Mercury and Copper.” US patent (US 2009/0260984 A1 dated Oct. 22, 2009)
  2. C. Retna Raj and Bikash Kumar Jena “Metal nanoparticle based sensors for hydrogen peroxide, uric acid and cholesterol and the preparation thereof”: Filed-Indian (Ref : No. 36/KOL/2010 )
Research Publications:
 
In international refereed journals:
   
  •   C. Retna Raj and Bikash Kumar Jena “Efficient Electrocatalytic Oxidation of NADH at Gold Nanoparticles Self-assembled on Three-dimensional Sol-gel NetworkChemical Communication 2005, 2005-2007. Impact Factor 6.834
  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj, Enzyme-Free Amperometric Sensing of Glucose by Using Gold NanoparticlesChemistry-A European Journal 2006, 12, 2702-2708. Impact Factor 5.73
  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj Electrochemical Biosensor Based on Integrated Assembly of Dehydrogenase Enzymes and Gold Nanoparticles”, Analytical Chemistry 2006, 78, 6332-6339. (Most-Accessed Articles: July-September 2006 )  Impact Factor 5.636
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Synthesis of Flower-like Gold Nanoparticles and their Electrocatalytic Activity Towards Oxidation of Methanol and Reduction of Oxygen”, Langmuir 2007, 23, 4064-4070. Impact Factor 4.457
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Ultrasensitive Nanostructured Platform for the electrochemical sensing of Hydrazine”, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2007, 111, 6228-6232. Impact Factor 4.772
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Shape Controlled Synthesis of Gold Nanoprism and Nanoperiwinkles with Pronounced Electrocatalytic Activity” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2007, 111, 15146-15153. Impact Factor 4.772
  •   Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj, “Amperometric L-lactate Biosensor Based on Gold Nanoparticles”, Electroanalysis 2007, 19, 816-822. Impact Factor 2.138
  •  Debraj Chandra, Bikash Kumar Jena, C. Retna Raj and Asim BhaumikFunctionalized Mesoporous Cross-Linked Polymer as Efficient Host for Loading Gold Nanoparticles and Its Electrocatalytic Behavior for Reduction of H2O2,” Chemistry of Materials, 2007 , 19, 6290-6296. Impact Factor 8.354
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Gold Nanoelectrode Ensembles for the Simultaneous Electrochemical Detection of Ultratrace Arsenite, Mercury and Copper” Analytical Chemistry 2008, 80, 4836-4844. Impact Factor 5.636
  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Optical Sensing of Biomedically Important Polyionic Drugs Using Nano-sized Gold Particles,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2008, 23, 1285-1290. Impact Factor-6.409
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna RajElectrocatalytic Applications of Nanosized Pt Particles Self-Assembled on Sol-Gel Derived Three-Dimensional Silicate Network” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2008, 112, 3496-3502. Impact Factor 4.772
  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna RajSeedless, Surfactantless Room Temperature Synthesis of Single Crystalline Fluorescent Gold Nanoflowers with Pronounced SERS and Electrocatalytic Activity Chemistry of Materials, 2008, 20, 3546-3548. Impact Factor 8.354
  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Highly sensitive and selective electrochemical detection of sub-ppb level chromium (VI) using nanosized gold particles”Talanta, 2008 , 76, 161-165. Impact Factor 3.545
  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Morphology dependent electrocatalytic activity of Au nanoparticles Electrochemistry Communications, 2008, 10, 951-954. Impact Factor 4.847
  • Bikash Kumar Jena*, B. K. Mishra, S. Bohider “Synthesis of branched Ag nanoflowers based on a bioinspired technique: Their surface enhanced Raman scattering and antibacterial activity.” Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2009, 113, 14753-14758. (*Corresponding Author)  Impact Factor 4.772
  • Bikash Kumar Jena. and C. Retna Raj “Au nanoparticle decorated silicate network for the amperometric sensing of isoniazid.” Talanta, 2010, 80, 1653-1656. Impact Factor 3.545
  • Bikash Kumar Jena, S. Ghosh, R. Bera, R. S. Dey, A. K. Das, and C. Retna Raj: Bioanalytical applications of Au nanoparticles. Recent Patents on Nanotechnology, 2010, 4, 41-57 (Review article). Impact Factor 2.575
  • Bikash Kumar Jena S. J. Percival, B. Zhang “Au Disk Nanoelectrode by Electrochemical Deposition in a Nanopore.” Analytical Chemistry, 2010, 82, 6737-6743. Impact Factor 5.636
  • K. L. Adam, Bikash Kumar Jena, S. J. Percival, B. Zhang “Highly-Sensitive Detection of Exocytotic Dopamine Release Using a Gold-Nanoparticle-Network Microelectrode.” Analytical Chemistry, 2011, 83, 920-927. Impact Factor 5.636
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj “Enzyme Integrated Silicate-Pt Nanoparticle Architecture: A Versatile Biosensing Platform.Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2011, 26, 26, 2960-2966. Impact Factor 6.409
  • (Highlighted in nature India, http://www.nature.com/nindia/2011/110131/full/nindia.2011.15.html
  •  Bikash Kumar Jena,* Subash Chandra Sahu, Biswarup Satpati, Ranjan K. Sahu, Debadhyan Behera and Swagatika Mohanty, A facile approach for morphosynthesis of Pd nanoelectrocatalysts” Chemical communications, 2011, 47, 3796-3798. (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor 6.834
  • Subash Chandra Sahu, Aneeya K. Samantara, A. Ghosh and Bikash Kumar Jena,* A Bio-inspired Approach for Shaping Au Nanostructures: Role of Biomolecule Structure in Shape Evolution” Chemistry-A European Journal, 2013, 19, 8220-8226. (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor 5.734
  • Subash Chandra Sahu, Aneeya K. Samantara, M. Seth, S. Parwaiz, B. P. Singh, P. C. Rath and Bikash Kumar Jena,* “A Facile Electrochemical Approach for Development of Highly Corrosion Protective Coatings Using Graphene Nanosheets” Electrochemistry Communications, 2013, 32, 22–26. (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor 4.847
  •  B. P. Singh, S. Nayak, K. K. Nanda, Bikash Kumar Jena, S. Bhattacharjee, L. D. Besra “The production of a corrosion resistant graphene reinforced composite coating on copper by electrophoretic deposition, Carbon, 2013, 61, 47-56. Impact Factor 6.196
  •  Bimal P. Singh, Bikash Kumar Jena, Sarama Bhattacharjee, Laxmidhar Besra “Development of Hydrophobic, oxidation and corrosion resistant graphene oxide-polymer composite coating on copper” surface and Coatings Technology, 2013, 232, 475-481. Impact Factor 1.998
  • Subash Chandra Sahu, Aneeya K. Samantara, Ajit Dash, R. R. Juluri, R. K. Sahu, B. K. Mishra, and Bikash Kumar Jena,* “Graphene induced Pd nanodendrites: A highly performance hybrid nanoelectrocatalyst” Nano Research, 2013, 6, 635-643. (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor 7.010
  • Subash Chandra Sahu, Aneeya K. Samantara, Biswarup Satpati,, Sarama Bhattacharya and Bikash Kumar Jena,*A Facile Approach for In Situ Synthesis of Graphene-Branched Pt Hybrid nanostructures with Excellent Electrochemical Performance” Nanoscale  2013, 5, 11265-11274. (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor 7.394
  • Priyabrata Pattanaik, Sushanta Kumar Kamilla, Jyoshnarani Mohapatra, Bikash Kumar Jena, Debi Prasad Das and Dilip Kumar Mishra, “Deposition of ZnO-valinomycin film on Al substrate for the detection of K+ in KOH solution," Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett. 2014, 6, 216–220. Impact Factor 1.431
  • R. Barik, Bikash Kumar Jena, M. Mohapatra “In-situ synthesis of flowery shape α-FeOOH/Fe2O3 nano particles and their phase dependant supercapacitive behaviour” RSC Advances 2014, 4, 18827-18834.  Impact Factor 3.84
  •   A. K. Samantara, S. C. Sahu, B. Bag, B. Jena and Bikash Kumar Jena * “Photoelectrocatalytic Oxidation of NADH by Visible Light Driven Plasmonic Nanocomposites” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 12677-12680 (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-7.443
  • A Ghosh, R R Juluri, P Guha, R Sathyavathi, Ajit Dash, Bikash Kumar Jena and P V Satyam“Study of faceted Au nanoparticle capped ZnO nanowires: antireflection, surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy and photoluminescence aspects” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 2015, 48 055303. Impact Factor-2.721
  • A. K. Samantara, D. K. Mishra, S. R. Suryawanshi, M. A. More, R. Thapa, D. J. Late, Bikash Kumar Jena,* C. S. Rout “Facile synthesis of Ag nanowires-rGO composites and their promising field emission performance” RSC Advances 2015, 5, 41887-41893 (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-3.84
  • A. Ghosh, P. Guha, A. K. Samantara, Bikash Kumar Jena, R. Bar, S. Ray and P. V. Satyam “Simple growth of faceted Au-ZnO hetero-nanostructures on silicon substrates (Nanowires and Triangular Nanoflakes): A shape and defect driven enhanced photocatalytic performance under visible light” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2015, 7, 9486–9496. Impact Factor-6.723
  • A. K. Samantara, S. C. Sahu, A. Ghosh and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Sandwiched graphene with nitrogen, sulphur co-doped CQDs: an efficient metal-free material for energy storage and conversion applications” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 16961–16970. (*Corresponding Author) (HIGHLIGHTED IN COVER PAGE) Impact Factor-7.433
  • S. C. Sahu, B. Satpati, L. Besra and Bikash Kumar Jena* “A Bifunctional Nanoelectrocatalyst Based on Flower-like Au/Pd Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure and Its Graphene Hybrid” ChemCatChem, 2015, 7,4042–4049. (*Corresponding Author) (HIGHLIGHTED IN COVER PAGE) Impact Factor-4.556
  • S. Ratha, A. K. Samantara, C. S. Rout, Bikash Kumar Jena,* “Synergistic Electrocatalytic Activity of Spinel ZnCo2O4/Reduced Graphene Oxide Hybrid towards Oxygen Reduction Reaction” Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, 2016, 20, 285-291(*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-2.446
  •  S. C. Sahu, T. K. Behera, A. Dash, B. L. Jena, A. Ghosh and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Highly Porous Pd Nanostructures and Reduced Graphene Hybrids: Excellent Electrocatalytic Activity towards Hydrogen Peroxide” New Journal of Chemistry 2016, 40, 1096-1099(*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-3.086
  • I. Thakur,   A. K Samantara,   S. Ratha,   B. P. Singh,   Bikashi Kumar Jena* and S. Chatterjee   “A facile approach for the synthesis of copper(II) myristate strips and their electrochemical activity towards the oxygen reduction reaction” RSC Advances 2016, 6, 15599 –15604 (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-3.84
  •   R. Gunasekaran,   J. Kalidoss,   S. K. Das,   T. Dash,   A. Dash,   Bikash Kumar Jena* and B. K. Mishra “Shear-force-dominated Dual-Drive Planetary Ball milling for Scalable Production of Graphene and Its Electrocatalytic Application with Pd nanostructures” RSC Advances 2016, 6, 20067-20073 (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-3.84
  • A. Dutta, A. K. Samantara, S. D. Adhikari, Bikash Kumar Jena,* and N. Pradhan “Au Nanowires Striped Cu3P Platelet Photoelectrocatalysts” J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, 1077–1082 (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-7.458
  •   A. K. Samantara, S. Maji, A. Ghosh, B. Bag, R. Dash, Bikash Kumar Jena,* “Good’s Buffer Derived Highly Emissive Carbon Quantum Dots: Excellent Biocompatible Anticancer Drug Carrier” J. Mater. Chem. B, 2016, 4, 2412-2420 (*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-4.726
  • T. K. Behera, S. C. Sahu, B. Satpati, B. Bag, K. Sanjay, and Bikash Kumar Jena,* “Branched Platinum Nanostructures on Reduced Graphene: An excellent    Transducer for Nonenzymatic Sensing of Hydrogen Peroxide and Biosensing of  Xanthine” Electrochimica Acta, 2016, 206, 238-245.(*Corresponding Author) Impact Factor-4.504
  • A. Dutta, A. K. Samantara, S. K. Dutta, Bikash Kumar Jena,* and N. Pradhan “Surface-Oxidized Dicobalt Phosphide Nanoneedles as a Nonprecious, Durable, and Efficient OER Catalyst” ACS Energy Letters. 2016, 1, 169–174. (*Corresponding Author) 

In international/national conferences:
 

        1.            Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj (2005): Gold nanoparticle for electrocatalytic Applications” International Conference on Nanomaterials NANO 2005, 13-15 July, Sivakasi, India.

 

2.            Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj (2007): Gold Nanoflowers for Electrocatalytic Applications. Third ISEAC Triennial International Conference on ElectroAnalytical Chemistry and Allied Topics (ELAC-2007).* 10-15 march, Shimla, India. (*Prize in Oral Presentation)

 

3.            Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj (2007): Synthesis, Characterization and Electrocatalytic application of Gold Nanoprisms. International Workshop on nanoceramics and nanocomposites, 8-9 September, IIT Kanpur, India

 

4.            Bikash Kumar Jena (2008): Development of Highly Sensitive Amperometric Biosensors Based on Electrochemical Techniques. National Seminar on Analytical Chemistry-Vision 2020, 27-28 March, IICT Hyderabad, India.

 

5.            Bikash Kumar Jena (2009): Gold nanocubes for the development of electrochemical biosensor. Indian science congress, 3-7 January, NEHU, Shillong, India.

 

6.            C. Retna Raj and Bikash Kumar Jena (2009): Development of Nanoarchitectured Amperometric Biosensors, International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT) 28 June-3 July 2009, Singapore.

 

7.            Bikash Kumar Jena (2009): Bio-inspired Synthesis of Anisotropic Nanostructures of Au and Ag, and Their Applications in SERS, 1st Nano Today Conference, 2-5 August 2009, Singapore.

 

8.            Bikash Kumar Jena and B. S. Acharya (2009): Electrochemically Synthesis of Needle Shaped Porous ZnO Nanostructures. 1st Nano Today Conference, 2-5 August 2009, Singapore.

 

9.            Bikash Kumar Jena (2009): Synthesis of nanostructured metal particles in aqueous medium, 4th Asian Particle technology Symposium (APT 2009) 14-16 Sept. New Delhi, India.

 

10.        Bikash Kumar Jena (2009): Growth of Noble Metal Nanoparticles by Wet Chemical Process. (MPT-2009) October 28-30, IMMT, Orissa.

 

11.        R. K. Bera, Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj (2011): Highly Selective and Sensitive Detection of Hg(II): Optical and Electrochemical Approaches, 13th CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry, February 04-06, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India.

 

12.        J. T. Cox, Bikash Kumar Jena, Y. Li, and B. Zhang (2011): Electrochemical response of Single nanoparticle. PITTCON conference and Expo-2011, March13-18, Atlanta, GA,  USA

 

13.        Bikash Kumar Jena and S. C. Sahu (2011): A Bio-inspired Approach for Synthesis of Highly Porous Pd Nanowires.” 2nd Nanotoday International Conference, 11-15 December 2011, Marriott Resort Waikoloa, Hawaii, USA.

 

14.        S. C. Sahu, M. Seth, S. Parwaiz, B. P. Singh and Bikash Kumar Jena (2012): “Development of a Robust Corrosion Protective Coating using Graphene nanosheets”. International Conference in Nanoscience and Technology (ICONSAT-2012), 20-23 January, Hyderabad, India.

 

15.        S. C. Sahu# and Bikash Kumar Jena,* (2012) “A Facile Approach for Synthesis of Highly electro-active Dendritic Pd Nanowires” Poster Competition , 48th CSIR-IMMT Foundation Day 13 April, 2012 (1st Prize in Poster Competition)

 

16.        S. C Sahu, A. K. Samantara, and Bikash Kumar Jena (2013): Shape modulated electro-catalytic Activity of Pd nanostructures. “Fifth Triennial International Conference on ElectroAnalytical Chemistry and Allied Topics (ELAC-2013)” January 16-20, Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad, India.

 

17.        S. C Sahu, and Bikash Kumar Jena (2013): A Facile Approach for Synthesis of Highly Electro-active Flower Shaped Pd Nanostructures. 15th CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC-15)Jan 31-Feb 3, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.

 

18.        S. C. Sahu,# A. K Samantara and Bikash Kumar Jena,* (2013):  “Graphene Supported Pd Nanodendrites: Excellent Electrocatalyst for Methanol Oxidation” International Conference on Frontiers in Energy, Environment, Health and Materials Research ((EEMR-13) 12-13 August 2013 (1st Prize in Oral Competition).

 

19.        A. K. Samantara,#  S. C. Sahu and Bikash Kumar Jena,* “In situ Synthesis of Graphene-Branched Pt Hybrid nanostructures with Excellent Electrochemical Performance” Poster Competition, Golden Jubilee CSIR Foundation Day, 26th September 2013 CSIR-IMMT (1st Prize in Poster Competition).

 

20.        Bikash Kumar Jena,* Subash Chandra Sahu and Aneeya K. SamantaraShape modulated electro-catalytic activity of Au nanostructures” 16th CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC-16) February 6-9, 2014 IIT Bombay, India.

 

21.        Subash Chandra Sahu and Aneeya K. Samantara, Bikash Kumar Jena,* Development of Graphene supported Metal Nanostructures for Electrochemical Applications, International conference on nanoscience and technology (ICONSAT-2014). Punjab University Chandigarh, India, 2-5th March 2014.

 

22.        Sushanta K. Das and Bikash Kumar Jena,* Development of Graphene-Pd Nanocomposites for Fuel Cell Application, 17th CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC-17)” February 5-8, 2015 NCL, Pune, India.

 

23.        Swagatika kamila, Bimal P. Singh and Bikash Kumar Jena,* Flexible graphene film for energy storage application, National Conference on Carbon Materials 2015(NCCM 2015)” November 26-28, 2015, New Delhi, India

 

24.        Aneeya K. Samantara and Bikash Kumar Jena,* “N, S-codoped CQDs/rGO hybrid: A metal-free electrode material for energy conversion and storage applications” International Conference on "Nanomaterials for Energy, Environment, Catalysis and Sensors" (ICNEECS-15)” December 11-12, 2015, School of Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India

 

25.        Bishnupada Mohanty, Swagatika Kamila and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Transition Metal Dichalcogenides (TMDs) and reduced graphene oxides composite for Energy Application" FUNMAT-2016: Energy Conversion and Storage) May 26 - 28, 2016, CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute Karaikudi-630003, Tamil Nadu, India  

 

26.        Sushanta K. Das and Bikash Kumar Jena,* “Electrocatalytic activity of Graphene supported Pd Nanostrctures” One day national Symposium on Recent developments in chemistry (RDC-2016). June 04, 2016 School of Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India.