Institute of High Performance Computing


People: Vibrant & Dynamic Culture



Material Science & Engineering (MSE)

Dr. Shrabani DINDA

Dr. Shrabani DINDA

Research Interests:

  • Homogeneous Catalysis
  • Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Mechanistic investigation of organometallic reactions


  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, 2011-2012.
  • Ph.D., Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, 2010
  • M. Sc., Chemistry, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India, 2005

Published Journals/ Articles:


    • Dinda, S.; Sebastian, K. L.; and Samuelson A. G. “Mechanistic Aspects of Nucleophilic Substitution at Half-Sandwich Metal Complexes”(Organometallics, 2010, 29, 6209-6218I).
    • Dinda, S. and Samuelson A. G. “The Nature of Bond Critical Points in Polynuclear Cu(I) Complexes” (Chemistry-A European journal, 2012, 18, 3032-3042).
    • Sinha, A., Sarbajna, A., Dinda, S., Bera, J. K. “A RhIII–NHC (N-Heterocyclic Carbene) complex from metal-metal singly bonded [RhII-RhII] precursor” (Journal of Chemical Sciences, 2011, 123, 799–805).
    • Daw, P., Sinha, A., Rahaman, S. M. W., Dinda, S., Bera, J. K. “Bifunctional Water Activation for Catalytic Hydration of Organonitriles”, (Organometallics, 2012, 31, 3790−3797).
    • Rahaman, S. M., Dinda, S., Bera, J. K. “Carbon Monoxide-Induced Sequential Double Cyclometalation at the Iridium Centre” (Organometallics 2012, 31, 5533–5540).
    • Rahaman, S. M., Dinda, S., Bera, J. K. “Coordinated Double C-H Bond Activations at the Iridium Center” (Chemistry-A European journal, 2012, under review).


    • Poster: “In-house Symposium” IISc., Bangalore, March 2007, India: 
    • Poster: “10th CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry (NSC-10 Feb 2008), IISc, Bangalore, India.
    • Poster: 11th CRSI conference, (NSC-11 Feb 2009), February 2009, NCL, Pune, India.
    • Poster: “Emerging Trend in Chemistry: An Centenary Conference”, May 2009, IISc, Bangalore, India.
    • Poster: “13th Symposium on Modern Trends in Inorganic Chemistry (MTIC Dec. 2009)” December 2009, IISc, Bangalore, India.
    • Poster: “Chemical Sciences Division Day”, March 2010, IISc, Bangalore, India.
    • Poster: “National symposium on frontiers in main-group and organometallic chemistry”, November 2010, IISc, Bangalore, India.
    • Poster: “13th CRSI conference, (Feb 2011)”, NISER, Bhubaneswar, India.
    • Poster: “RSC-Medchem 2011”, IICT, Hyderabad, India.
    • Poster: Symposium on HPC application 2012, IITK, Kanpur, India

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