Munmun Ghosh, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellows

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest

​Design, synthesis and applications of organic-inorganic hybrid materials

Selected Publications

  • Meta- and para-Selective C−H functionalization using transient mediator and noncovalent template 
    Ghosh, M.*; De Sarkar, S.
    Invited Review. Asian J. Org. Chem., 7, 1236-1255, (2018)
  • Ten years advancement in the synthetic applications of 2-bromocyclohexenecarbaldehydes and 2-bromobenzaldehydes and... 
    Ghosh, M.; Ray, J. K
    Tetrahedron, 73, 3731, (2017)
  • Synthesis of 4,5,6-trisubstituted-1,3- dihydroisobenzofurans by virtue of palladium-catalyzed domino carbopalladati... 
    Ghosh, M.; Singha, R.; Dhara, S; Ray, J. K
    RSC Adv., 5, 85911., (2015)
  • Domino Suzuki coupling and condensation reaction: an efficient strategy towards synthesis of phenanthridines 
    Ghosh, M.; Ahmed, A.; Singha, R.; Ray, J. K.
    Tetrahedron Lett., 56, 353, (2015)
  • Synthesis of bis-exocyclic conjugated diene containing 1,2,3,4-tetrahydroquinoline derivatives via palladium-cataly... 
    Ghosh, M.; Dhara, S.; Nuree, Y.; Ray, J. K.
    RSC Adv., 4, 41561., (2014)
  • Synthesis of phenanthridine and its analogues via aerobic ligand-free domino Suzuki coupling–Michael addition react... 
    Ghosh, M.; Ahmed, A.; Dhara, S.; Ray, J. K.
    Tetrahedron Lett., 54, 4837, (2013)


  • ​Ph.D., Synthetic Organic Chemistry (Catalysis) from Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, 2016
  • M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry from Vidyasagar University, India, 2011
  • B.Sc. in Chemistry from Midnapore College, Vidyasagar University, India, 2009

Professional Profile

  • ​2019 October-Till date: Postdoctoral Fellow, AMPM Center, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • 2018-2019 October: Research Associate, KCC, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
  • 2016-2018: SERB-National Postdoc Fellow, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata, India


  • ​SERB-National Postdoctoral Fellowship by Science and Engineering Research Board, DST, India in July 2016.
  • Senior Research Fellowship (SRF) from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India in 2014.
  • Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) in Joint CSIR−UGC National Eligibility Test (NET-June 2011).
  • Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE- 2011).

Research Interests Keywords

​Smart hybrid materials