Dr. Mausumi Roychowdhury

Name Dr. Mausumi Roychowdhury  
Designation Associate Professor
Department Chemistry
Date of Joining 17th December, 1997
Address F/154, Baishnabghata Patuli Township, Kolkata - 700094
Phone no. +91 94331 25554
Email roychowdhurymausumi@gmail.com
Academic Qualification M.Sc, Ph.D
Area of Specialization Organic Chemistry
Courses Taught
  • Organic Chemistry (Hons & Gen) in Undergraduate classes.
Member of Committees/Sub-Committees
  • Magazine, Research.
Research Interest Research work mainly in the field of Chemistry of Natural products.
1 Title : Cirrhopetalin, a Phenanthrene Derivative From Cirrhopetalum andersonii
Journal : Phytochemistry, 29, 1002 (1990)
Publisher : Elsevier Sc Ltd.
2 Title : Two Bibenzyl Derivatives From the Orchid Cirrhopetalum andersonii
Journal : Phytochemistry, 30, 321 (1991 )
Publisher : Elsevier Sc Ltd.
3 Title : Two Stilbenoids From the Orchid Cirrhopetalum andersonii
Journal : Phytochemistry, 30, 3429 (1991)
Publisher : Elsevier Sc Ltd.
4 Title : Novel Oxidative Phenol – coupling Reaction with Phosphomolybdic acid on Silica gel Support : Regioselective Biomimetic Synthesis of Dimeric Phenanthrene Derivatives.
Journal : Tetrahedron, 47, 8601 (1991)
Publisher : Elsevier Sc Ltd.
5 Title : Bibenzyl Derivatives From the Orchid Bulbophyllum protractum
Journal : Phytochemistry, 44, 167, (1997)
Publisher : Elsevier Sc Ltd.
6 Title : Thunalbene, a Stilbene Derivative From the Orchid Thunia alba.
Journal : Phytochemistry, 49, 2375 (1998)
Publisher : Elsevier Sc Ltd.
7 Title : Catalytic Aerobic Oxidative coupling of Some Simple Phenols and Natural
Phenanthrols with  CuCl(OH). TMEDA
Journal : Journal of Indian Chemical Society. 77, 389, (2000)
Publisher : Indian Chemical Society.
8 Title : Monomeric and Dimeric Stilbenoids From the Orchid Dendrobium amplum.
Journal : Journal of Indian Chemical Society. 85, 192 (2008)

Publisher : Indian Chemical Society.
1 UGC sponsored state level seminar on " Biodiversity in India : Perspective, Management and Conservation" held on 26th February 2011. Hosted by Dwijendralal College, Krishnanagar, Nadia.
2 UGC sponsored seminar on " Bangla sahitya O Sanstritite paribartita mulyabodh ( swadhinata uttar samaya)", held on 6th and 7th March. Hosted by Nabadwip Vidyasagar College.
3 Seminar-cum-Workshop on " Green Chemistry: Its Implications in GU Curriculam and in Industry" held on 27th and 28th March 2008. Hosted by New Alipore Cpllege.
4 National seminar on Current Trends in Chemistry - II, held on 4th March 2008, organised by the Department of Chemistry of Kalyani University.
5 Symposium on " Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy and Chemistry Todat (2007)" , organised jiontly by the Indian Chemical Society and the Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta on 2nd and 3rd August,2007 and presented a paper entitled " Monomeric and dimeric stilbenoids from the orchid Dendrobium amplum: Regioselective biomimetic synthesis of amplumthrin and flavanthrin, two dimeric phenanthrene derivatives of the above orchid from their respective monomeric congeners by oxidative phenol cupling reaction with cucl(OH). TMEDA.
6 UGC sponsored Refresher Course from 2nd to 22nd January, 2003on " Basic Aspects of Chemistry : Theories and Applications. Hosted by UGC - Academic Staff College, Jadavpur University.
7 UGC sponsored Refresher Course in the subject Chemistry from January 03 to January 25, 2005 Hosted by Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta.
8 Seminar-cum-Workshop on" Lab Course in Chemistry with Emphasis on Physicochemical Experiments" held on November 29, 2003 at Newalipore College
9 National seminar on "Disaster and Its Management: Perspective and Future Apporaches" held on 16th and 17th April, 2004 organised by Krishnanagar Government College with assistance from UGC.
10 Nineteenth National Symposium on Organic Chemistry ( NASOC - XIX ) held on 29th March, 2005 at Centre of Advance Studies on Natural Products including Organic Synthesis. Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta.
11 National conference on " Self Aggregating Systems - Recent Advances" organised by Department of Chemistry, Jadavpur University.on 16th March, 2002.
12 UGC sponsored regional level seminar on " Energy and Environment: Issues and Options" held on 13th January, 2006. Organised by Krishnanagar Women's College.
13 UGC sponsored state level seminar on " Education in a Changing Society" held on 10th August, 2001.Organised by Srikrishna College.
14 UGC sponsored national seminar on "Chemistry in the 21st Century for the Benevolence of the Society", organised by Depart ment of Chemistry, Vidyasagar College. Held on 27th and 28th July, 2011.
15 Seminar on " Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy and Chemistry Today", organised by Indian Chemical Society, held on 15th September, 2006.
16 International Symposium on " Facets of Weak Interactions in Chemistry " organised by Department of Chemistry, University of Calcutta. Held during January 13 - 15, 2011.
17 "Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy Memorial symposium on Chemistry Today (2010)" organised by the Indian Chemical Society. Held on August 02 - 04, 2010.
18 National seminar on "National Knowledge - New Commandments in Higher Education", organised by WBCUTA, held on 24th November, 2007.
19 UGC sponsored thirty sixth academic staff orientation Programme for university and college teachers from February 24 to March 24, 2000.
20 UGC sponsored state level seminar on " The River - Basics, Tradition, Economy, Structure : The Ganges viewed in the last three hundred years". Held on 5th and 6th October 2001. Hoster by P.N.Das College.