Ph. D in Crystal Engineering and Supramolecular Chemistry (2006, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India)
Solid state inclusion property of organic compounds
Anomalous thermal expansion of organic and hybrid materials
Thermosalient property of single and multi-component compounds
Mechanical properties of organic compounds
Polymorphism & Co-crystals
Executive - Analytical Development: Ipca Laboratories Limited, Mumbai (May 2006 to January 2007)
Post Doctoral Fellow: Department of Chemistry, Stellenbosch University, South Africa (March 2007 to June 2010).
Assistant Professor: Sikkim University, Gangtok, Sikkim (June 2010 to March 2013)
Assistant Professor: Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi (March 2013 till date)
Prof. L. J. Barbour
Department of Chemistry and Polymer Science
Stellnebosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
1. Switching from positive to negative axial thermal expansion in two organic crystalline compounds with similar packing. L. Negi, A. Shrivastava and D. Das, Chem.Commun., 2018. 54, 10675 - 10678.
2. Selective inclusion of p-xylene by bis-hydrazone compounds. B. Dwivedi, S. Kumar and D. Das, CrystEngComm, 2022, 24, 1161.
3. Colossal Linear NTE and PTE in Two-Fold Interpenetrated Network of a MOF Induced by Hinge-like Motion. A. Shrivastava, T. Sethi and D. Das, Cryst. Growth Des., 2022, 22, 3479 – 3484
4. Anomalous thermal expansion of an organic crystal—implications for elucidating the mechanism of an enantiotropic phase transformation. Dinabandhu Das, Tia Jacobs, Adam Pietraszko and L. J. Barbour. Chem. Commun., 2011, 47, 6009.
5. Exceptionally Large Positive and Negative Thermal Expansion of an Organic Crystalline Material Dinabandhu Das, Tia Jacobs and L. J. Barbour, Nature Materials, 2010, 9, 36.
6. Reversible single crystal to single crystal polymorphic phase transformation of an organic crystal Dinabandhu Das, Emile Engel and L. J. Barbour, Chem. Commun., 2010, 46, 1676.
7. Polymorphism of a Hexa-host: Isolation of Four Different Single-Crystal Phases by Melt Crystallization, Dinabandhu Das and L. J. Barbour, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2008, 130, 14032.
8. Packing modes in some mono- and disubstituted phenylpropiolic acids. Repeated occurrence of the rare syn-anti catemer chain, Dinabandhu Das and Gautam R. Desiraju, Chem. Asian. J., 2006, 1, 231.
1. Colossal Linear NTE and PTE in Two-Fold Interpenetrated Network of a MOF Induced by Hinge-like Motion. A. Shrivastava, T. Sethi and D. Das, Cryst. Growth Des., 2022, 22, 3479 – 3484.
2. Molecular tiltation and supramolecular interactions induced uniaxial NTE and biaxial PTE in bis-imidazole-based co-crystals, S. Kumar, Priyasha and D. Das, New J. Chem., 2022, 46, 18465
3. Biaxial Negative Thermal Expansion in an Organic Imidazolium Salt: Modulation of the Thermal Expansion Property by Methyl Substitution. S. Chuskit, T. Sethi, P. Harsha, and D. Das, Cryst. Growth Des., 2023, 23, 1336.
4. Tuning of thermal expansion properties of a mixed-ligand MOF by ligand variation. T. Sethi, D. Bhattacharya and D. Das, CrystEngComm, 2023, 25, 3356 - 3360
5. Role of halogen atoms in the mechanical properties of para-substituted benzaldehyde oximes, P. Harsha, D. Das, New J. Chem., 2023, 47, 14699.
6. Versatile Solid-State Inclusion Property of a New Bis-hydrazone Compound. D. Das, S. Chuskit, A. Shrivastava, and B. Dwivedi, Cryst. Growth Des., 2023, 23, 8043.
7. Unusual Thermal Expansion in Hydrogen Bonded Network of an Organic Salt Induced by Large Transverse Vibration of Atoms. L. Negi, S. Kumar, B. Dwivedi, and D. Das; Cryst. Growth Des. 2021, 21, 1428 – 1433.
8. Selective inclusion of p-xylene by bis-hydrazone compounds. B. Dwivedi, S. Kumar and D. Das, C9. CrystEngComm, 2022, 24, 1161
9. Axial Positive, Negative, and Zero Thermal Expansion in a Mixed-Metal Mixed-Linker Coordination Compound: Role of 2D Layer in the Thermal Expansion Property. A. Shrivastava and D. Das, Cryst. Growth Des., 2019, 19, 4908.
10. Colossal Positive and Negative Axial Thermal Expansion Induced by Scissor-like Motion of 2D Hydrogen Bonded Network in an Organic Salt. B. Dwivedi, A. Shrivastava, L. Negi, and D. Das, Cryst. Growth Des., 19, 2519.
11. Uniaxial negative thermal expansion induced by moiety twisting in an organic crystal. D. Das, and L. J. Barbour, CrystEngComm., 2018, 20, 5123 – 5126.
12. Switching from positive to negative axial thermal expansion in two organic crystalline compounds with similar packing. L. Negi, A. Shrivastava and D. Das, Chem.Commun., 2018, 54, 10675 - 10678.
13. Area negative thermal expansion in a mixed metal mixed organic MOF: “elevator-platform” mechanism induced by O–H⋯O hydrogen bonding. A. Shrivastava, L. Negi, and D. Das, CrystEngComm. 2018, 20, 4719 – 4723.
14. Temperature induced reversible polymorphic phase transformations in a bis-hydrazone compound. V. Jayant, and D. Das, J. Mol. Struct., 2018, 1155, 628 – 633.
15. 1,4-Dioxane-Specific Organic Hosts and Their Polymorphism. V. Jayant, and D. Das, Cryst. Growth Des., 2016, 16, 4183 – 4189.