Faculty Profile

Dr. Sibnath Kayal

Associate Professor

Ph.D (NTU, Singapore), M.Tech (IIT Kharagpur), B.Tech (Calcutta University)

  sibnath.kayal@opju.ac.in

  •  PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore - 2011.
  •  M.Tech in Materials Science and Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur – 2004.
  •  B.Tech in Chemical Technology from University of Calcutta, Kolkata - 2002.
  •  Working as an Associate Professor in OP Jindal University, Raigarh (C.G), from Feb 2019 to till date.
  •  Worked as a Research Fellow in Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore from Apr 2013 to Nov 2018.
  •  Worked as a Senior Product Development Engineer in Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Pte Ltd, Singapore from Sept 2010 to Nov 2012.
  •   Worked as a Lecturer in Prerna Classes for Inspiration, Jamshedpur from Jul 2004 to Jun 2005.
  •  Advanced Porous Materials for Sustainable Clean Energy Technology.
  •  Carbon Capture, Natural Gas Storage, Adsorption Cooling System.
  •  Nano-materials for Biomedical Applications.
  •  Hybrid Composite Materials.
  •  Ceramic Materials.
  •   Project Title: Development of a prototype device for oxygen separation from air, a strategic technological solution to control the food spoilage
    Project Amount: Rs.30,31,648/-
    Funding Agency: Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India
    Principal Investigator: Dr. Sibnath Kayal
    Co-Principal Investigator: Prof. Dr. T. K. Mandal, IIT Guwahati
    Foreign collaboration: University of Peradeniya, Srilanka
  •   Project Title: Cancer Therapy by Stimuli-Responsive Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) Based Drug Delivery Systems
    Project Amount: Rs.3,31,031/-
    Funding Agency: DBT / Wellcome Trust India Alliance
    Principal Investigator: Dr. Sibnath Kayal
    Foreign collaboration: North-West University (NWU), South Africa
  •  A. K. Mishra and S. Kayal “Evaluation of Optimum Condition to Improve the Microstructure in Hot-rolled Medium Carbon Steel by Elimination of Coarse Pearlite Patches”, Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, (2021) accepted (in-press) online: https://doi.org/10.1177%2F09544089211039036.
  •  S. Kayal “Thermoresponsive Magnetic/Polymer Composite Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications”, Materials Today: Proceedings 41, (2021) 1116-1119.
  •  S. Sikdar, P. Sarkar and S. Kayal “Evaluation of State-Wise Epidemiological Outbreak of COVID-19 Cases in India by Data Analysis Approach to Forecast the Coronavirus Disease Pandemic”, International Journal of Computer Engineering in Research Trends 8, (2021) 50-56.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Assessment of defect induced surface structural heterogeneity in advanced porous materials by doping with metal ions”, Advanced Materials Research 1159, (2020) 230-236.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Impact of Alkali Metal Impregnation on MIL-101 (Cr) MOFs for CH4 and CO2 Adsorption Studies”, ChemPhysChem 19, (2018) 3158-3165.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Activated Carbon (type Maxsorb-III) and MIL-101(Cr) Metal Organic Framework Based Composite Adsorbent for Higher CH4 Storage and CO2 Capture”, Chemical Engineering Journal 334, (2018) 780-788.
  •  S. Kayal, A. Chakraborty and H. W. B. Teo, "Green Synthesis and Characterization of Aluminium Fumarate Metal-Organic Framework for Heat Transformation Applications", Materials Letters 221, (2018) 165-167.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Impact of Alkali Metal Impregnation on MIL-101 (Cr) MOFs for CH4 and CO2 Adsorption Studies”, ChemPhysChem19, (2018) 3158-3165.
  •  H. W. B. Teo, A. Chakraborty and S. Kayal, “Formic acid modulated (fam) aluminium fumarate MOF for improved isotherms and kinetics with water adsorption: Cooling/heat pump applications”, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 272, (2018) 109-116
  •  H. W. B. Teo, A. Chakraborty and S. Kayal, “Post synthetic modification of MIL-101(Cr) for S-shaped isotherms and fast kinetics with water adsorption”, Applied Thermal Engineering 120, (2017) 453-462.
  •  H. W. B. Teo, A. Chakraborty and S. Kayal, “Experimental study of isotherms and kinetics for adsorption of water on Aluminium Fumarate”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 114, (2017) 621-627.
  •  H. W. B. Teo, A. Chakraborty and S. Kayal, “Evaluation of CH4 and CO2 adsorption on HKUST-1 and MIL-101(Cr) MOFs employing Monte Carlo simulation and comparison with experimental data”, Applied Thermal Engineering 93, (2017) 891-900.
  •  S. Kayal, H. W. B. Teo and A. Chakraborty, “Prediction of phase transitions by investigating CO2 adsorption on 1% lithium doped MIL-101 (Cr) MOF with anomalous type isosteric heat of adsorption”, Microporous & Mesoporous Material 236 (2016) 21-27.
  •  W. Fan, A. Chakraborty and S. Kayal, “Adsorption cooling cycles: insights into carbon dioxide adsorption on activated carbons”, Energy 102, (2016) 491-501.
  •  S. Kayal, B. Sun and B. B. Saha, “Adsorption characteristics of AQSOA zeolites and water for adsorption chillers”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 92, (2016) 1120-1127.
  •  B. Sun, A. Chakraborty, S. M. Ali and S. Kayal, “Design and development of a volumetric apparatus for the measurement of methane uptakes under cryogenic conditions”, Applied Thermal Engineering 93, (2016) 1175-1182.
  •  S. Kayal, B. Sun and A. Chakraborty, “Study of metal-organic framework MIL-101(Cr) for natural gas (methane) storage and compare with other MOFs (metal-organic frameworks)”, Energy 91, (2015) 772-781.
  •  B. Sun, S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Study of HKUST (Copper benzene-1,3,5-tricarboxylate, Cu-BTC MOF)-1 metal organic frameworks for CH4 adsorption: An experimental Investigation with GCMC (grand canonical Monte-carlo) simulation”, Energy 76, (2014) 419-427.
  •  S. Kayal, D. Bandyopadhyay, T. Mandal and R. V. Ramanujan, “Flow of magnetic nanoparticles in magnetic drug targeting”, RSC Advances 1, (2011) 238-246.
  •  D. Ang, S. Kayal, P. R. Preiser, R. S. Rawat and R. V. Ramanujan, “Insights into the mechanism of magnetic particle assisted gene delivery”, ActaBiomaterialia, 7, (2011) 1319-1326.
  •  S. Kayal and R. V. Ramanujan, “Doxorubicin loaded superparamagnetic PVA coated iron oxide nanoparticles for targeted drug delivery”, Materials science and Engineering: C 30, (2010) 484-490.
  •  S. Kayal and R. V. Ramanujan, “Anti cancer drug loaded iron core / gold shell (Fe@Au) nanoparticles for magnetic drug targeting”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 10, (2010) 5527-5539.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Assessment of defect induced surface structural heterogeneity in advanced porous materials by doping with metal ions”, 4th International Conference on “Advances in Steel, Power and Construction Technology (ICASPCT 2019)”, 21-22 November (2019), OPJU-Raigarh, India.
  •  S. Kayal, “Thermoresponsive Magnetic/Polymer Composite Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications”, International Conference on Advances in Minerals, Metals, Materials, Manufacturing and Modelling (ICAM5-2019), 2019, Warangal, India.
  •  A. Chakraborty and S. Kayal, “Predicting surface structural heterogeneity factors employing Grand Canonical Monte Carlo Simulation and experimentally measured adsorption isotherms data: MIL-101(Cr) + CO2 as a case study”, 4th International Symposium on Innovative Materials for Processes in Energy Systems (IMPRES), 2016, Sicily, Italy.
  •  H. W. B. Teo and S. Kayal, “Post Synthetic Modification of MIL-101(Cr) for S-shaped Isotherms and Fast Kinetics with Water Adsorption”, 4th International Symposium on Innovative Materials for Processes in Energy Systems (IMPRES), 2016, Sicily, Italy.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Metal organic Framework (MOF) MIL-101 (Cr) doped with lithium for methane storage and carbon capture”, 18th International Zeolite Conference (IZC), 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  •  S. Kayal and A. Chakraborty, “Evaluating MIL-101 (Cr) Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) for Methane Storage”, International Conference on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology (AMN-7), 2015, Nelson, New Zealand.
  •  R. V. Ramanujan and S. Kayal, “Magcure: Functionalized Magnetic Nanoparticles for Multimodal Cancer Therapy” International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT), 2011, Singapore.
  •  S. Kayal and R. V. Ramanujan, “Magnetic Nanoparticle Carriers for Drug Targeting in Cancer Treatment” Advanced delivery of therapeutics symposium in International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT), 2009, Singapore.
  •  R. V. Ramanujan, S. Kayal, S. Purushotham, “Targeted dual therapy for disease treatment by multifunctional coated magnetic nanoparticles” TMS 2008, 137 annual meeting & exhibition, 2008, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
  •  S. Kayal and R. V. Ramanujan, “PVA coated magnetic nanoparticle carriers for delivery of anticancer drug” International Conference on Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering (ICCMB), 2007, Singapore.
  •  R. V. Ramanujan, S. Purushotham and S. Kayal, “Multifunctional coated magnetic nanoparticles for disease treatment” Advanced functional biomaterials symposium in International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT), 2007, Singapore.
  •  R. V. Ramanujan, S. Purushotham and S. Kayal, “Multimodal cancer therapy using coated magnetic nanoparticles” TMS 2007, 136 annual meeting & exhibition, 2007, Orlando, Florida, USA.
  •  S. Kayal and R. V. Ramanujan, “PVA coated iron oxide nanoparticle carriers for magnetic drug targeting” The 5th International Conference on Materials Processing for Properties and Performance (MP3), 2006, Institute of Materials (East Asia), Singapore.
  •  S. Kayal and S. Ram, “Synthesis of CaCu3Ti4O12nanoceramic of a new series of ferroelectric materials”, 15th AGM – MRSI & Theme Symposium on Materials for Light and Smart Structures, 2004, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, India.
  •  S. Kayal and S. Ram, “A giant dielectric constant materials of small crystals of CaCu3Ti4O12 ceramics of perovskite structure”, DAE Solid State Physics Symposium, 2003, JiwajiUniversity, Gwalior, India.
  •  S. Kayal, S. Ram and A. Sen, “Synthesis of high dielectric constant CaCu3Ti4O12nanoceramics through a metastable polymer precursor”, International Conference on Nanoscience and Technology, 2003, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India.
  •  FDP on ““Inculcating Universal Human Values in Technical Education”, organized by AICTE, 28 June -02 July, 2021.
  •  FDP on “Recent Advances in Process Metallurgy”, organized by OPJU, 13-17 July, 2020.
  •  FDP on “Current Scenario On Steel Research”, organized by Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology Burla, Odisha, 7-11 Sepember, 2020.
  •  STTP on “Applications of MATLAB in Mathematics, Science and Engineering”, organized by ST. Vincent Pallotti College of Engineering & Technology, 15-17 September, 2020.
  •  Seminar on “New Steel Product Development”, organized by Metalogic PMS on 25 August, 2020.
  •  Seminar on “AZtecWave: Combining WTS Detection and EDS Speed with Aztec Accessibity to Solve Real Ananlysis Challenges in the SEM”, organized by Oxford Instruments on 22 Sepetember, 2020.
  •  Seminar on “Patent Drafting”, organized by Turnip Innovations on 28 November, 2020.
  •  Seminar on “Indian Iron Ore & Secondary Steel Makers”, organized by Metalogic PMS on 9 October, 2020 (Attendance Certificate).
  •  Seminar on “Indian Tax Regime in Mining, Iron & Steel Sector”, organized by Metalogic PMS on 13 August, 2020 (Attendance Certificate).
  •  Seminar on “Importance of Metallurgy in Quality Steel Production”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 17-19 July, 2019.
  •  Seminar on “Introduction to Stainless Steels”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 6-9 September, 2019.
  •  Seminar on “Fatigue Failure and Its Crack Prediction”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 22 September, 2019.
  •  Seminar on “Industrial Aspects of Heat Treatment of Steels”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 1-2 May, 2020.
  •  Seminar on “Metallurgy of Rail Steel”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 10 May, 2020.
  •  Webinar on “Alternative Routes of Iron Making with Lower carbon Footprints”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 16 May, 2020.
  •  Webinar on “Physical Metallurgy of Steel”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 23-24 May, 2020.
  •  Webinar on “New developments in oxygen Steel Making”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 4 June, 2020.
  •  Webinar on “Protecting Your innovations through IPR”, organized by Department of Metallurgical Engineering, OPJU on 14 August, 2020.
  •  "Magnetically guided smart nanocarrier-based targeted drug delivery system for cancer therapy", in the webinar on Computational Biology and Biomedical Engineering, organized by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, India on 27 September, 2020.
  •  "The prospect of advanced porous materials for sustainable low carbon economy through carbon dioxide capture and methane storage", in the International Indo-UK Joint webinar on "Current trends in chemical technology and materials development" organized by University of Aberdeen (UK) and Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati on 20 August 2020.
  •  “Advanced Materials: synthesis, characterization and property evaluation for biomedical and clean energy solution”, Department of Chemical Technology, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India on 23 July, 2019.
  •  “Metal organic Framework (MOF) MIL-101 (Cr) doped with lithium for methane storage and carbon capture”, 18th International Zeolite Conference (IZC), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on 21 June, 2016.
  •  “Evaluating MIL-101 (Cr) Metal-Organic Framework (MOF) for Methane Storage”, International Conference on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology (AMN-7), Nelson, New Zealand on 8-12 February, 2015.
  •  “Magnetic nanoparticle carriers for targeted delivery of anticancer drug”, Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI), Durgapur, India on 19 March, 2010.
  •  “Magnetic Nanoparticle Carriers for Drug Targeting in Cancer Treatment” Advanced delivery of therapeutics symposium in International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT), Singapore on 28 June – 3 July,2009.
  •  “PVA coated magnetic nanoparticle carriers for delivery of anticancer drug” International Conference on Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering (ICCMB), Singapore on 10-12 December, 2007.
  •  DST Indo-Srilanka Project Grant, 2021, sponsored by Department of Science and Technology (DST), India
  •  Africa India Mobility Fund (AIMF), 2020, sponsored by DBT/Wellcome Trust India Alliance
  •  Postdoctoral Fellowship (2015-2018), sponsored by Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore
  •  Postdoctoral Fellowship (2013-2014), sponsored by National Research Foundation (NRF), Singapore
  •  BMERC PhD Scholarship (2005 – 2010), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
  •  Institute Best Student Silver Medal award, 2004, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur
  •  Jagmohan Singh Memorial Prize for Best Student, 2004, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur
  •  M. Tech Scholarship (2002-2004), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India
  •  Qualified Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE), 2002, [97.13 percentile; All India Rank–23]
  •   Materials Research Society (MRS), Singapore.
  •   The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3).
  •   Journal of Nanoparticle Research
  •   International Journal of Energy Research
  •   Desalination and Water Treatment
  •   NANO
  •   Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering