People

Riya Bose, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Now Postdoc with Prof. Abdelsaboor in KAUST Solar Center

Research Interests

Understanding the Chemistry and Physics of Semiconductor Nanocrystals. Searching New Futuristic Nanomaterials for Applications in Modern Technologies. Designing New Photovoltaic and Near-IR Absorbing/Emitting Materials. Exploring Light Emitting Heavy Metal Free Nanomaterials for Various Applications.

Selected Publications

  • The Commensurate Misfit and Formation of Heteroepitaxy in Au-ZnSe Heteronanostructures

    Riya Bose, Goutam Manna and Narayan Pradhan*

    J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2014, 5, 1892–1898

  • Au-Bi2S3 Heteronanostructures: An Efficient Visible Light Semiconductor-Plasmonic Photocatalyst

    Goutam Manna, Riya Bose and Dr. Narayan Pradhan*

    Ang. Chem. Int. Ed., 2014, 6743–6746

  • AgInS2-Ag2S: p-n Junction Hetero-Nanostructures with Quasi type-II Band Alignment

    Riya Bose*, Goutam Manna, Santanu Jana and Narayan Pradhan*

    Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 3074 – 3077

  • Au-thiol Interaction Chemistry to Influence the Structural Transformation of Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Formation of Giant Nanostructures

    Riya Bose, Goutam Manna and Narayan Pradhan*

    Small, 2014, 10, 1289-1293

  • Surface Doping for Hindrance of Crystal Growth and Structural Transformation in Semiconductor Nanocrystals

    Riya Bose, Goutam Manna and Narayan Pradhan*

    J. Phys. Chem. C, 2013, 117, 20991–20997

  • Anisotropic Zinc Blende ZnSe Nanostructures: The Interface Chemistry and the Retention of Zinc Blende Phase During Growth

    Riya Bose, Goutam Manna, and Narayan Pradhan*

    J. Phys. Chem. C, 2013, 117, 18762–18767

  • Rate of Cation Exchange and Change in Optical Properties during Transformation of Ternary to Doped Binary Nanocrystals

    Riya Bose, Santanu Jana, Goutam Manna, Supriya Chakraborty, and Narayan Pradhan*

    J. Phys. Chem. C, 2013, 117, 15835–15841

  • Semiconducting and Plasmonic Copper Phosphide Platelets

    Goutam Manna, Riya Bose and Narayan Pradhan*

    Ang. Chem. Int. Ed., 2012, 52, 6762-6766

  • Multifunctional Doped Semiconductor Nanocrystals

    Santanu Jana, Bhupendra B. Srivastava, Somnath Jana, Riya Bose, and Narayan Pradhan*

    J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2012, 3, 2535–2540


    Education

    • PhD, Chemistry, Indian Association from the Cultivation of Science, India, 2014
    • M.Sc, Chemistry, First Class, University of Calcutta, India, 2009
    • B.Sc, Chemistry, First Class, Bethune College, University of Calcutta, India, 2007

    Professional Profile

    May 2014-Present: Post-Doctoral Fellow, SPERC, KAUST, Saudi Arabia.

    November 2011- March 2014 – Senior Research Fellow, Indian Association from the Cultivation of Science, India.

    October 2009- October 2011 – Junior Research Fellow, Indian Association from the Cultivation of Science, India.

    Awards

    Sabic Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2014, KAUST, KSA