Faculty Profile

Dr. Chandan Ghanty

Assistant Professor

Department of Chemistry

School of Science

  chandan.ghanty@opju.ac.in

  •  PhD in Materials Science from IIT Kharagpur, WB, India.
  •  M.Sc. in Applied Chemistry from IIEST, Shibpur, WB, India.
  •  B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons.) from University of Burdwan, WB, India.
  •  OP Jindal University, Raigarh (C.G), Working as a Assistant Professor from June 2018 to till date.
  •  Worked as a Part time lecturer in Asansol engineering college, Asansol West Bengal from September 2007 to December 2007.
  •   Worked as a Consultant, GE global research, Bangalore, India from August 2013 to December 2013.
  •  Worked as a Post doctoral fellow at Bar-Ilan University, Israel from Febtuary 2014 to April 2015.
  •  Worked as a Post doctoral fellow at IIT Kharagpur from june 2016 to June 2018.
  •  Lithium ion batteries.
  •  Electrochemistry.
  •  Ceramic Processing and coatings.
  •  Density Functional theory.
  •  Computational materials science.
  •  Dorey, R.; Roy, S.; Sharma, A.; Ghanty, C.; Majumder, S. B., Composite Film Processing. In Chemical Solution Deposition of Functional Oxide Thin Films, Springer Vienna: 2013; pp 445-482.
  •  Pramanik, A.; Ghanty, C.; Majumder, S., Synthesis and electrochemical characterization of xLi (Ni 0.8 Co 0.15 Mg 0.05) O 2–(1− x) Li [Li 1/3 Mn2/3] O 2 (0.0≤ x≤ 1.0) cathodes for Li rechargeable batteries. Solid State Sciences 2010, 12 (10), 1797-1802.
  •  Ghanty, C.; Basu, R. N.; Majumder, S., Performance of Wet Chemical Synthesized xLi2MnO3-(1-x) Li (Mn0. 375Ni0. 375Co0. 25) O2 (0.0≤ x≤ 1.0) Integrated Cathode for Lithium Rechargeable Battery. Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2012,159 (7), A1125-A1134.
  •  Ghanty, C.; Chatterjee, S.; Basu, R. N.; Majumder, S. B., Effect of Structural Integration on Electrochemical Properties of 0.5Li2MnO3-0.5Li(Mn0.375Ni0.375Co0.25)O2 Composite Cathodes for Lithium Rechargeable Batteries. Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2013,160 (9), A1406-A1414.
  •  Ghanty, C.; Basu, R.; Majumder, S., Electrochemical characteristics of xLi2MnO3-(1-x)Li(Mn0.375Ni0.375Co0.25)O2 (0.0 ≤ x ≤ 1.0) composite cathodes: Effect of particle and Li2MnO3 domain size. ElectrochimicaActa2014,132, 472–482.
  •  Ghanty, C.; Basu, R. N.; Majumder, S., Electrochemical performances of 0.9 Li2MnO3–0.1 Li (Mn0.375Ni0.375Co0.25)O2 cathodes: Role of the cycling induced layered to spinel phase transformation. Solid State Ionics 2014,256, 19-28.
  •  Sharma, A.; Ghanty, C.; Majumder, S., Synthesis and electrochemical characteristics of xLi2MnO3-(1-x)Li(Mn0.375Ni0.375Co0.25)O2(0.0≤ x≤ 1.0) thin film cathode for lithium rechargeable micro batteries. Solid State Sciences 2014,37, 114-120.
  •  Aurbach, D.; Srur-Lavi, O.; Ghanty, C.; Dixit, M.; Haik, O.; Talianker, M.; Grinblat, Y.; Leifer, N.; Lavi, R.; Major, D. T., Studies of aluminum-doped LiNi0.5Co0. 2Mn0. 3O2: electrochemical behavior, aging, structural transformations, and thermal characteristics. Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2015,162 (6), A1014-A1027.
  •  Ghanty, C.; Dahiya, P.; Basu, R. N.; Chang, J.-K.; Majumder, S., Improvement of the Electrochemical Characteristics of Lithium and Manganese Rich Layered Cathode Materials: Effect of Surface Coating. Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2015,162 (10), A1957-A1965.
  •  Ghanty, C.; Markovsky, B.; Erickson, E. M.; Talianker, M.; Haik, O.; Tal‐Yossef, Y.; Mor, A.; Aurbach, D.; Lampert, J.; Volkov, A., Li+‐Ion Extraction/Insertion of Ni‐Rich Li1+ x(NiyCozMnz)wO2 (0.005< x< 0.03; y: z= 8: 1, w≈ 1) Electrodes: In Situ XRD and Raman Spectroscopy Study. ChemElectroChem 2015,2 (10), 1479-1486.
  •  Erickson, E. M.; Bouzaglo, H.; Sclar, H.; Park, K.-J.; Lim, B.-B.; Schipper, F.; Ghanty, C.; Grinblat, J.; Markovsky, B.; Sun, Y.-K.; Aurbach, D., Synthesis and Electrochemical Performance of Nickel-Rich Layered-Structure LiNi0.65Co0.08Mn0.27O2 Cathode Materials Comprising Particles with Ni and Mn Full Concentration Gradients. Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2016,163 (7), A1348-A1358.
  •  Schipper, F., M. Dixit, D. Kovacheva, M. Talianker, O. Haik, J. Grinblat, E. M. Erickson, C. Ghanty, D. T. Major, B. Markovsky and D. Aurbach " Stabilizing Nickel-Rich Layered Cathode Materials by a High-Charge Cation Doping Strategy: Zirconium-Doped LiNi0.6Co0.2Mn0.2O2. Journal of Materials Chemistry A2016, 4, 16073-16084.
  •  Leifer, N., F. Schipper, E. M. Erickson, C. Ghanty, M. Talianker, J. Grinblat, C. M. Julien, B.Markovsky and D. Aurbach "Studies of Spinel-to-Layered Structural Transformations in LiMn2O4 Electrodes Charged to High Voltages." The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2017,121(17), 9120-9130.
  •  Erickson, E. M., H. Sclar, F. Schipper, J. Liu, R. Tian, C. Ghanty, L. Burstein, N. Leifer, J. Grinblat, M. Talianker, J.-Y. Shin, J. K. Lampert, B. Markovsky, A. I. Frenkel and D. Aurbach "High-Temperature Treatment of Li-Rich Cathode Materials with Ammonia: Improved Capacity and Mean Voltage Stability during Cycling." Advanced Energy Materials 2017, 7(18).
  •  P. P. Dahiya, C. Ghanty, S.Basu, S. B. Majumder “Effect of Potassium Doping on the Electrochemical Properties of 0.5Li2MnO3-0.5LiMn0.375Ni0.375Co0.25O2 cathode” Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2018, aaa (bb), Axxxx-Axxxx. (accepted).
  •  P. P. Dahiya, C. Ghanty, S. Basu, S. B. Majumder “Suppression of voltage decay and improvement in electrochemical performance by Zirconium doping in Li-rich cathode materials for Li-ion batteries” Journal of The Electrochemical Society 2018, aaa (bb), Axxxx-Axxxx. (under review)
  •  Erickson, E. M.; Ghanty, C.; Aurbach, D., New horizons for conventional lithium ion battery technology. The journal of physical chemistry letters 2014,5 (19), 3313-3324.
  •  Ghanty, C.;Dahiya, P.P.;MajumderS.B.,“A Review on Structure-property relationship in Lithium Rich Cathode Materials for Lithium Rechargeable Batteries”, Reviews in Advanced Sciences and Engineering2016, 5, 65–85.
  •  Ghanty, C. Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2009) “Structural and Electrochemical Characterization of High Energy Density Cathode Materials for Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries.” Research Scholar Day’ 09, December10, 2009, Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur.
  •  Ghanty, C. and Majumder, S.B.(2011) “Improvement of electrochemical properties by bulk and surface modification on nanocrystalline nanocomposite cathode materials for lithium rechargeable batteries” December 9-11, 2011, IIIrd International Conference on "Advances in Energy Research",IIT Bombay.
  •  Ghanty, C. Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2012) “Investigation on the integrated cathodes for high energy density lithium rechargeable batteries.” Frontiers in Electronic Materials: Correlation Effects and Memristive Phenomena, Nature Conference, June 17-20, 2012, Eurogress Aachen, Aachen, Germany.
  •  C. Ghanty, M. Talianker, J. Grinblat, I. Perelstein, O. Haik, B. Markovsky, D. Aurbach (2015) “Structural Changes Upon Charge/Discharge of Li[Ni-Co-Mn]O2 Electrodes Studied by In-situ XRD and Nano-Beam Electron Diffraction.” BINA Annual Internal Conference, 9 February 2015, Utopia Park, Israel.
  •  C. Ghanty, S. Ghosh, “Scopes and challenges in Li-ion pouch cells” (2017 )National Conference on Advanced Functional Materials Processing and Manufacturing (NCAFMPM-2017) February 02-03, 2017 CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-CMERI), Durgapur
  •  Ghanty, C.Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2010) "Electrochemical characterization of nano-composite xLi2MnO3-(1-x)LiMn0.5Ni0.5O2 cathodes for lithium batteries.” ICONSAT 2010, February 17-20, 2010.IIT Bombay, India.
  •  Ghanty, C.Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2010) "Active- Inactive Based High Capacity Composite Cathode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries." ISMC 2010, December 7-11, 2010, BARC, Mumbai, India (Best poster award).
  •  Ghanty, C.Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2010) “Effect of ZrO2 Coating on Electrochemical Properties of Nano Crystalline Composite Cathode Materials for Lithium Rechargeable Batteries.” Research Scholar Day’ 10, December 2010, Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur. (Best poster award).
  •  Ghanty, C. Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2011) “Investigation on the fluorine modified Li(Li0.111Mn-Ni0.249Co0.166)O2 (0.02≤z≤0.2) composite cathode for lithium rechargeable batteries.” National Symposiumon “Ceramics: Energy and Environment”, January 11-13, 2011, Hotel Taj Bengal, Kolkata, India.
  •  Ghanty, C. Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2011) "Improvement of electrochemical properties by ZrO2 coating on nano crystalline composite cathode materials for lithium rechargeable batteries." International Symposium on Energy Materials: Opportunities and Challenges ISEM-2011, March 1-2, 2011, CG&CRI, Kolkata, India (Best poster award).
  •  Ghanty, C. Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2012) “Lithium ion intercalation behavior in active inactive based integrated cathode materials for lithium rechargeable batteries.” Research Scholar Day’ January 19, 2012, Materials Science Centre, IIT Kharagpur.
  •  Ghanty, C. Basu, R.N. and Majumder, S.B. (2012) “Lithium ion intercalation mechanism in active inactive based composite cathodes.” 3rd EICOON SCHOOL on "Science and Technology of Renewable and Clean Energy Sources" April 30-May 1, 2012, Hotel ITC Sonar, Kolkata, India.
  •  Ghanty, C. Majumder, S.B. Markovsky, B. Aurbach, D. (2014) “Structure-property relationship in integrated cathode materials for lithium rechargeable batteries.” Israel Electrochemistry Conference, 16 September 2014, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.
  •  One day work shop on "Role of accreditation, proficiency and certified reference materials for chemical analysis of metallurgical product. 24 September 2010 at NML Jamshedpur.
  •   Three day workshop on "Li-ion battery technology and Mathematical modelling” , 16th – 18th May 2016, IIT Kharagpur.
  •  Junior/Senior Research Fellowship (JRF/SRF), CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test, NET-2008.
  •  Lectureship (LS), CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test, 2007.
  •  Gate qualification, Score 396, Rank 334.
  •  Post Doctoral fellowship, Bar-Ilan University, Israel, 2014.
  •  TPost Doctoral fellowship, IIT Kharagpur, 2016.
  •  Best Presentation Awards: 3 times.
  •  Reviewer: The Journal of The Electrochemical Society.
  •  Reviewer: The Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry.