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Avik Samanta

avik.samanta@northwestern.edu

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hometown: West Bengal, India

Joined group: 2015


Education:

10/2011 ― 12/2014: Ph.D in Chemistry from Westfälische Wilhelms Universität Münster under the supervision of Prof. Bart Jan Ravoo, NRW, Germany.
Title: “Self-assembly of Soft Nanomaterials by Molecular Recognition of Cyclodextrins”

08/2009 ― 05/2011: M. Sc. in Chemistry from Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.

08/2006 ― 06/2009: B. Sc. in Chemistry (major) from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

Publications:



1.Avik Samanta, Zhichang Liu, Siva Krishna Mohan Nalluri, Yu Zhang, George C. Schatz, J Fraser Stoddart, "Supramolecular Double Helix Formation by Diastereoisomeric Conformations of Configurationally Enantiomeric Macrocycles", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, Early View. Full Text text

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2. Zhichang Liu, Avik Samanta, Juying Lei, Junling Sun, Yuping Wang, J. Fraser Stoddart, "Cation-Dependent Gold Recovery with α-Cyclodextrin Facilitated by Second-Sphere Coordination", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, Early View. Full Text Link

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3. Siva Krishna Mohan Nalluri, Zhichang Liu, Yilei Wu, Keith R. Hermann, Avik Samanta, Dong J. Kim, Matthew D. Krzyaniak, Michael R. Wasielewski, J. Fraser Stoddart, "Chiral redox–active isosceles triangles", J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2016, 138, 5968—5977. Full Text Link

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4. Zhichang Liu, Junling Sun, Yu Zhou, Y. Zhang, Yilei Wu, Siva Krishna Mohan Nalluri, Yuping Wang, Avik Samanta , Chad A. Mirkin, George C. Schatz, J. Fraser Stoddart, "Supramolecular gelation of rigid triangular macrocycles through rings of multiple C—H•••O interactions acting cooperatively", J. Org. Chem., 2016, 81, 2581—2588. Full Text Link

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5. Avik Samanta, Matthias Tesch, Ulrike Keller, Jürgen Klingauf, Armido Studer and Bart Jan Ravoo, “Fabrication of a Hydrophilic Polymer Nanocontainer Using Cyclodextrin Vesicle as a Template”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 1067-1971. Full text: Link

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6. Johanna Moratz, Avik Samanta, Jens Voskuhl, Siva Krishna Mohan Nalluri and Bart Jan Ravoo, “Light-triggered Capture and Release of DNA and Proteins via Supramolecular Complexation and Electrostatic Interaction”, Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 3271-3277. Full text: Link

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7. Avik Samanta, Bart Jan Ravoo, “Magnetic Separation of Proteins by a Self-assembled Supramolecular Ternary Complex”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 12946–12950. Full text: Link

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8. Avik Samanta and Bart Jan Ravoo, “Metal Ion, Light and Redox Responsive Interaction of Vesicles by a Supramolecular Switch”, Chem. Eur. J. 2014, 20, 4966-4973. Full text: Link

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9. Jan Hendrik Schenkel, Avik Samanta and Bart Jan Ravoo, “Self-Assembly of Soft Hybrid Materials Directed by Light and Magnetic Field”, Adv. Mater 2014, 26, 1076–1080. Full text: Link

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10 Ulrike Kauscher,§ Avik Samanta§ and Bart Jan Ravoo, “Photoresponsive Vesicle Permeability Based on Intramolecular Host-Guest Inclusion”, Org. Biomol. Chem. 2014, 12, 600-606 (§Both the authors contributed equally). Full text: Link

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11. Avik Samanta, Marc C. A. Stuart and Bart Jan Ravoo, “Photoresponsive Capture and Release of Lectins in Multilamellar Complexes”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012, 134, 19909−19914.Full text: Link

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12. Amit K. Ghosh, Avik Samanta and Prasun Bandyopadhyay, “Cu2+-Induced Micellar Charge Selective Fluorescence Response of Acridine Orange: Effect of Micellar Charge, pH, and Mechanism”, J. Phys. Chem. B 2011, 115, 11823–11830. Full text: Link

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13. Amit K. Ghosh, Avik Samanta and Prasun Bandyopadhyay, “Anionic Micelle-Induced Fluorescent Sensor Activity Enhancement of Acridine Orange: Mechanism and pH Effect”, Chemical Physics Letters 2011, 507, 162–167. Full text: Link

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