Abhijit Mitra

Professor

Center for Computational Natural Sciences and Bioinformatics

Chairperson Students Life Committee

International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad 500032, A.P.

Ph: +91-40-66531171(O)); +91-40-66531201(R); +91-9866406028(mobile);

+91-40-23006281(R);04066531413(fax-O);

email: abi_chem@iiit.ac.in


Education:

Thesis advisor: Prof M. V. George

Title: Thermal and photochemical transformations of a few azaheterotrienes and related studies


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Publications (see also http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-7713-2009)


Refereed Journal Publications (Recent)


Several abstracts in proceedings of several national and international conferences


List of Earlier Important Publications


Other Publications:


Research projects awarded by DBT


Two ongoing:

BT/PR14715/PBD/16/903/2010: “Computational Core for Plant Metabolomics”

BT/PR-11429/BID/07/272/2008: “In silico understanding of structures, stability and dynamics of RNA riboswitches — energetics and MD simulations using QM and MM methods”

Two recently completed

BT/PR5767/PID/06/260/2005: “Development of Biosensor for Infectious Diseases”

BT/PR5451/07/111/2004: “Database of Quantum Chemical Interaction Energy and Geometric Meta Data for Non Canonical Base Pairs in Functional RNA Structures”


Research interests in areas of structural bioinformatics of RNA; electronic structure and properties, molecular modeling and molecular dynamics of biological systems;

Supervision of Ph.D students: One graduated, four in progress

Supervision of M.S by Research students: Five graduated and two in progress


Personal:

Date of Birth: July 23, 1952, born and brought up in Kolkata

Marital status: Married with two children (Daughter 26 Yrs, Son 24 Yrs)


Updated September 2011