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Jayanta Ray
Ph.D. University of Calcutta, India, 1999

Publications which are submitted and under review are excluded from the list: (Last updated Feb, 2008)


J. Ray, N.Panja, P.K.Nandi, J. Martin and Wayne.E.Jones, Jr.

'Spectroscopic and ab initio study of an intramoecular charge transfer (ICT) rhodanine


Journal of Molecular Structure, 2008,  874, 121- 127.



S.P.Goswami, R.Mukherjee, J.Ray.

'Design and synthesis of a neutral fluorescent macrocyclic receptor for the recognition of

urea in chloroform'.

Organic Letters, 2005, 7,1283-1285.


R.Bhattacharya, S.Ray,  J.Ray, A.Ghosh.

'A thermally induced oxidative trimerization of benzimidazole by copper(II) chloride in

the solid state'.

Central European. Journal of Chemistry, 2003, 4, 427-440.


P.Das,  J.Roy, N.Chakrabarti, S.Basu, U.Das.

'Nematic textures in F-actin'.

Journal of Chemical Physics, 2002,116, 9028-9035.


J.Roy, S.Ghosh, S.P.Bhattacharyya.  

'Characterization of an unusual specific interaction between Aromatic cyclic cis vicinal

triketones and cyclic saturated ethers'.

Journal of  Molecular Structure(Theochem), 2001, 535, 71- 79.


P.Das, J.Xu, J.Roy, N.Chakrabarti.

'Liquid crystal polymorphism in F-actin: Optical microscopic and rotatory dispersion


Journal of  Chemical Physics, 1999, 111, 8240-8250.


P.Ghosh, P.K.Bharadwaj, J.Roy, S.Ghosh,

'Transition metal (II)/(III), Eu(III) and Tb(III) ions induced molecular photonic or gates

using trianthryl cryptands of varying cavity dimension'.

Journal of the American Chemical Society,1997, 119, 11903-11909.


J.Roy, S.Bhattacharya, S.Ghosh, D.Majumder, S.P.Bhattacharyya, S. P.    

'Investigation of anhydrous benz(f) ninhydrin, indanetrione and 5-methoxy indanetrione

by electronic absorption and emission spectroscopy and computational

chemistry methods'.

Chemical Physics, 1997, 222,161-173.


J.Roy, S.Bhattacharya, S.Mondal, S. Ghosh.

'Room temperature (np*) phosphorescence of indanetrione (anhydrous ninhydrin) in

phthalic anhydride  matrix'.

Spectrochimica Acta, Part A., 1997, 53, 225-231.


J.Roy, S.Bhattacharya, S.Samanta, S.Ghosh.

The lowest (np*) transition of indanetrione (anhydrous ninhydrin) in various ethers as


Proceedings of  Indian Academy of  Sciences (Chemical Sciences), 1994,106,73-82.