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Arijit Mallick

Mr. Arijit Mallick (SRF)
[Date of Joining:10/07/2009] Lab: D-108
Polymers and Adveanced Materials Laboratory

National Chemical Laboratory

Dr. Homi Bhabha Road

Pune 411008, India

Phone 91-020-2590-3205/6


M.Sc. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (2009)

B.Sc. University of Calcutta (2007)

Research Interest:

Lightweight Metal-Organic Frameworks (LWMOFs) for Gas Adsorption, Proton Conduction,  Chemical Sensing and Catalysis Applications


        1. Selective CO2 and HAdsorption in a Chiral Magnesium based Metal Organic Framework (Mg-MOF) with Open Metal Sites.
        Arijit Mallick, Subhadeep Saha, Pradip Pachfule, Sudip Roy and Rahul Banerjee
        J. Mater. Chem.
, 2010, 20, 9073–9080.[Link]

        2. Structure and Gas Sorption Behavior of a New Three Dimensional Porous Magnesium Formate.

        Arijit Mallick,
Subhadeep Saha, Pradip Pachfule, Sudip Roy, and Rahul Banerjee
        Inorg. Chem
. 2011, 50(4), 1392–1401.[Link]
[Among Top 10 most-accessed articles published in Inorganic Chemistry during the First quarter of 2011].

        3. Correlation between Coordinated Water Content and Proton Conductivity in Ca-BTC-based Metal-Organic Frameworks.
Arijit Mallick,Tanay Kundu, Rahul Banerjee.
        Chem. Commun.,
2012, 48, 8829-8831.[Link]

        4. Fine-Tuning the Balance between Crystallization and Gelation and Enhancement of CO2 Uptake on Functionalized Calcium Based MOFs and                     Metallogels.

        Arijit Mallick
, Eva-Maria Schön, Tamas Panda, K. Sreenivas, David Díaz Díaz and Rahul Banerjee
        J. Mater. Chem., 2012
. 22, 14951-14963.[Link]

        5. Crystal structure of (2S,4R)-2-benzyl 1-tert-butyl -4-(p-tolylsulfonyloxy)pyrrolidine-1,2-dicarboxylate, C24H29NO7S.
        Munmun Ghosh, Arijit Mallick and
David Díaz Díaz.
Z. Kristallogr. NCS, 2012227, 361-362. [Link]

        6. Construction of Crystalline 2D Covalent Organic Frameworks with Remarkable Chemical (Acid/Base)
Stability via a Combined Reversible and
        Irreversible Route.

        Sharath Kandambeth, Arijit Mallick, Binit Lukose, Manoj V. Mane, Thomas Heine, and Rahul 
        J. Am. Chem. Soc.
, 2012,134, 19524−19527.[Link]

        7. Synthesis, Structure, and H2/CO2 Adsorption in a Three-Dimensional 4‑Connected Triorganotin Coordination Polymer with a sqc Topology.
        Vadapalli Chandrasekhar,* Chandrajeet Mohapatra, Arijit Mallick and Rahul Banerjee.*
        Inorg. Chem., 
2013, 52, 3579–3581.[Link]

        8. Efficient and Stereoselective Nitration of Mono- and Disubstituted Olefins with AgNO2 and TEMPO.
Soham Maity, Srimanta Manna, Sujoy Rana, Togati Naveen, Arijit Mallick, and Debabrata Maiti.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2013, 135, 3355–3358.[Link]

        9. Electron rich porous extended framework as heterogeneous catalyst for Diels-Alder reaction.
        Bappaditya Gole, Arun Kumar Bar, Arijit Mallick, Rahul Banerjee and Partha Sarathi Mukherjee.
        Chem. Commun., 2013,49, 7439-7441.[Link]
        10. Hydrolytic Conversion of a Metal-Organic Polyhedron into a Metal-Organic Framework.
Arijit Mallick, Bikash Garai, David Díaz Díaz and Rahul Banerjee.
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2013, 52, 13755–13759. .[Link]

        11. Crystalline Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs): Synthesis, Structure and Function

        Chandan Dey, 
Tanay Kundu, Bishnu P. Biswal, Arijit Mallick* and Rahul Banerjee*
        Acta Cryst.
B70, 2014, 3-10. [Link]
Published in the Special issue on Crystal engineering]

        12. Solid State Organic Amine Detection in a Photochromic Porous Metal Organic Framework

        Arijit Mallick
, Bikash Garai, Matthew Addicoat, Petko St. Petkov, Thomas Heine and Rahul Banerjee 
        Chem. Sci.
, 2015,  6, 1420 - 1425[Link]
         [Recommended as one of the 'hot articles' of January 2015 by the editor]

        13. Gold(I)/Chiral Brønsted Acid Catalyzed Enantioselective Hydroamination–Hydroarylation of Alkynes: The Effect of a Remote Hydroxyl Group on
        the Reactivity and Enantioselectivity.
        Valmik S. Shinde, Manoj V. Mane, Kumar Vanka, Arijit Mallick, Nitin T. Patil
        Chem. Euro. J.
, 2014,20. DOI:10.1002/chem.201405061  [Link]

        14. Hollow Tubular Porous Covalent Organic Framework (COF) Nanostructures.
Pradip Pachfule, Sharath Kandambeth, Arijit Mallick, Rahul Banerjee
        Chem. Commun., 2015DOI: 10.1039/C5CC04130A (Accepted Manuscript[Link]