Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
Dr. Sudipta Goswami
Professor, Chemical Engineering and Technology
Ph.D (Polymer Sc. & Tech) Calcutta University, M.Tech( Polymer Science & Technology) IIT Delhi, B.Tech. (Plastic and Rubber Tech) Calcutta University, B.Sc (Hons in chemistry) Calcutta university
Contact Address
Permanent Address 495,Dum Dum Park,Kolkata,Pin-700055
Local Address Department of Chemical Engineering,BIT, Mesra, Ranchi
Phone (Office) 09431991789
Phone Residence 09431991789
Email Id
Joined Institute on : 10-Apr-2006
  Work Experience
Teaching : 18 Years

Research : 22 Years

Individual: 22 Years

  Professional Background

PhD. Guidance-3 awarded & 1 submitted

Projects Completed-3 No.s-As Principal Investigator -total value of 20.68 Lakhs(DST,UGC, MHRD)

Pedagogy Project-Principal eveloper of an Elective Course"Polymer Science & Technology" for BE Chemical Engineering


  Research Areas

Polymer Blends, Composites, Biomedical Application of Polymers, Nanocomposites

  Award and Honours

Guided PhD Scholar Ms.Kalpana Kiran a seminar topic on "Synthesis of Fe (III) Oxide Nanoparticles Embedded Acrylic IPNs foe Biomedical Applications " which won the First Prize in "Diamond Jubille National Seminar Competition for Research Scholars" event in "Polymer Quest 2011",organized by IIT, Kharagpur


International Publications:

1. Novolac Resin –Poly (Ethyl Methacrylate) Interpenetrating Polymer Networks: Morphology and Mechanical and Thermal Properties, S.Goswami, D.Bandyopadhaya, P.K. Mandal & D Chakrabarty, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.90, 412-420, 2003 (IF-1.395) Wiley-Blackwell, Online ISSN: 1097-4628

2. Engineering Properties of Novolac Resin-PMMA {Poly (methyl methacrylate)} IPN System, S.Goswami & D Chakrabarty, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol. 93, 2764-2774, 2004(IF-1.395) Wiley-Blackwell, Online ISSN: 1097-4628

3. Modification of Novolac Resin by Interpenetrating Network Formation with Poly ( butyl acrylate)}, S.Goswami ,S Nad & D Chakrabarty Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol. 97,2407-2417,2005(IF-1.395) Wiley-Blackwell,Online ISSN: 1097-4628

4. Synthesis and Characterization of Sequential Interpenetrating Polymer Networks of Novolac Resin and Poly(Ethyl Acrylate), S.Goswami & D Chakrabarty, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol. 99, 2857-2867, 2006(IF-1.395) Wiley-Blackwell, Online ISSN: 1097-4628

5. Sequential Interpenetrating Polymer networks of Novolac resin and Poly (Butyl Methacrylate), Sudipta Goswami & Debabrata Chakrabarty, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, vol.102, 4030-4039, 2006(IF-1.395),Wiley-Blackwell, Online ISSN: 1097-4628

6. Sequential Interpenetrating Polymer Networks of Novolac Resin and Poly (2-ethylhexylacrylate)-Thermal, Mechanical and Morphological study, S.Goswami, S.K.Manjhi Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 123, 3007-3016, 2012 (IF-1.395) Wiley-Blackwell, Online ISSN: 1097-4628

7. Synthesis of Magnetically Active Interpenetrating Polymer Network for Drug Release, S.Goswami,K.Kiran,A.B.Panda,P.P.Sharma,S.Mahapatra,S.V.Bhoraskar,I.Banerjee,International Journal of Nanodimension, 2(1):37-48, summer 2011,ISSN:2008-8868(Print)

8. Application of Kissinger Analysis to the Glass Transition and Study of the Thermal Degradation Kinetics of Phenolic-Acrylic IPNs, S. Goswami, K.Kiran, Bulletin of Materials Science,657-664,35,2012(IF-0.584)Springer,ISSN: 0250-4707 (Print)

9. A Combined Effect of Freeze-Thaw Cycles and Polymer Concentration on the Structure and Mechanical Properties of Transparent PVA Gels, Siddhi Gupta, Sudipta Goswami, Arvind Sinha, Biomedical Materials, 7,015006,2012 (IF-2.174), IOP Publishing Ltd., ISSN: 1748-6041(Print)

10. Study of Drug Transport Phenomenon of Acrylic IPNs Embedded with Iron Oxide Nanoparticles, Kalpana Kiran, Atal Behari Panda, Partha Pratim Sharma, Indrani Banerjee, Sudipta Goswami, International Journal of Polymeric materials and Polymer Biomaterials, 62, 9, 509-516,2013(IF-2.127),Taylor-Francis,ISSN:0091-4037 (Print)

11.Stiffness and Wettability-Dependent Myoblast Cell Compatibility of Transparent Poly (vinyl alcohol) Hydrogels, Siddhi Gupta, Bikramjit Basu, Greeshma T., Sudipta Goswami Arvind Sinha, Journal of Biomedical Material Research :part b:Applied Biomaterials,  101B (2) 346-354, 2013 (IF-2.308) Wiley-Blackwell, Online ISSN: 1552-4981

12. Mechanical and Morphological Properties of Vinyl Ester /Guar Gum Treated Sisal Fibre Composites, Jagesh Ranjan, Kalpana Mahato, Sudipta Goswami, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology,ISSN:2278-0181,ISO 3297:2007,Vol.2, 12,2013(IF-1.76),ESRSA publication

13. Morphology and Mechanical Properties of Sisal Fibre /Vinyl Ester Composites, Kalpana Mahato, Apoorva Ambarkar, Sudipta Goswami, Fibres and Polymers, Springer, vol.15,6,1310-1320,2014(IF-0.912),ISSN :1229-9197 (Print)

14.PMMA/PHEA Interpenetrating Network Embedded with Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery Applications, Sudipta Goswami , Kalpana Kiran, International Journal of Polymeric materials and Polymeric Biomaterials, Taylor Francis, 63,18,963-970,2014 (IF-2.127), ,ISSN:0091-4037 (Print)

15. FTIR Analysis on Alkali Treated Sisal Fibre and Characterization on Mechanical Properties of Sisal-Vinyl Ester Composites, K.Mahato, S. Goswami, Advanced Science Letters, 20,3-4,2014,pages 825-827, American science Publishers

16. Antibiotic Loading and release studies of LSMO nanoparticles embedded in an acrylic polymer, Sonali Biswas, Sunita Keshri, Sudipta Goswami, Jinu Isaac, Swastika Ganguly & Nikolai Perov, Phase Transitions, 87,136-147,2016,Taylor Francis,ISSN:0141-1594 (Print)1029-0338(online),(IF-1.037)

17. Studies on Viscoelastic, Thermal and Morphological Properties of Vinyl Ester - Mixed Diluents System, Jagesh Kumar Ranjan, Raghu Raja Pandiyan Kuppusamy, S.Goswami, Archives of Metallurgy and Materials, 1845-1850, 2017,Vol.62,Issue 3,  (IF-0.96)

18.Fabrication and Evaluation of Physically Crosslinked Stimuli Responsive Polymeric Blend of PVA-Gelatin as Drug Delivery System by Freeze Thaw Cycles, Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, (IF-1.372), ID:IJPS-1709-1360(R3), Trishna Bal, Deepanjan Dutta, Sabyasachi Swain, Sudipta Goswami, Accepted in November 2017

19. Effect of surface treatment of natural reinforcement on thermal and mechanical properties of vinyl ester/polyurethane interpenetrating polymer network-based biocomposites, Journal of Elastomers and Plastics, (IF-0.789), Jagesh Kumar Ranjan, Sudipta Goswami, DOI: 10.1177/0095244318819214 ,2019



  1. Recent Advances in Nanoscience and Technology, Edited by Mathew Sebastian, Nithu Ninan and A.K.Haghi,Volume 1: Nanomedicine and Drug Delivery, Chapter 4,Study of drug transport properties of acrylic based Iron (III) oxide filled IPN, S.Goswami, K.Kiran, A.B.Panda, P.P.Sharma, S.K.Mahapatra, S.V.Bhoraskar, I.Banerjee, Apple Academic Press Inc. and Taylor Francis (CRC), Toronto,Canada,April,2011,ISBN-978-1-926895-17-8
  2. Interpenetrating Polymer Networks-Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic System Applications, edited by Munmaya Mishra : Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials, Sudipta Goswami, Kalpana Kiran, Taylor &Francis, Encyclopedia Program, Taylor & Francis Group,    711 Third Avenue, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10017 U.S.A Pages 4094–4119,Print ISBN: 978-1-4398-9879-6,eBook ISBN: 978-1-4665-0179-9, 2015
  3. Micro- and Nano-Structured Interpenetrating Polymer Networks: From Design to Applications, edited by Sabu Thomas, Daniel Grande, Uros Cyelbar, K.V.S.N.Raju, Ramanuj Narayan, Selvin Thomas, Akhina, Chapter 9: Viscoelastic Properties of Interpenetrating Polymer Networks, Sudipta Goswami, March 2016,Pages-229-258,Wiley, ISBN: 978-1-118-13817-5
  Member of Professional Bodies
  • The Institution of Engineers, India, Member,110200115610 M-1442635 31/10/2011 CH JHARKHAND
  • Indian Society for Technical Education, Life Member 56297

Achieved Post Doctoral "Research Associate" fellowship for one year from March,2005-April,2006 at Calcutta University, Department of Polymer Science and Technology on topic "White Rice Husk Ash Filled Nevolac-Acrylic IPNs"

  Member, Editorial Board

Member in Editorial Board of American Journal of Polymer Science, Scientific and Academic Publishing from October 2011