IPLS fellows


Sushobhana Bandyopadhyay

Sushobhana completed her B.Sc in Chemistry from Bethune College, Kolkata. She then pursued my M.Sc in Biochemistry, from Ballygunje Science College, University of Calcutta. Presently she is working on “The role of Atf1 in Cell cycle regulation of S.pombe” under the guidance of Dr.Geetanjali Sundaram as an IPLS – Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Biochemistry, University of Calcutta.


Ananya Marik

Ananya graduated from Ashutosh College in Biochemistry (Hons) in 2007 after which she completed her post graduation in Biotechnology from Calcutta University in 2009. Currently, she is registered as a Ph,D fellow at Calcutta University working under Dr. Anindita Seal, Department of Biotechnology, in the project entitled “Isolation and Characterization of Protein Interactors of BjNRAMP4.1 Metal Transporter Using a Split Ubiquitin Yeast Two Hybrid Screen”.


Anirban Dasgupta

Anirban completed his B.Sc. in Microbiology from Sammilani Mahavidylaya, Kolkata. He then pursued his M.Sc. in Environmental Science, from Ballygunje science College, University of Calcutta. He is currently working on “Studies on the underlying mechanism of sewage treatment process at East Kolkata Wetland” under the guidance of Dr. Alok Kumar Sil as an IPLS – Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Microbiology, University of Calcutta.


Keka Sarkar

Keka has a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Microbiology from Lady Brabourne College, Kolkata. Currently she is working on “Isolation, identification and characterization of biodegradable polyester from bacteria” under the guidance of Dr Rajat Banerjee (in collaboration with Dr. Sumana Chatterjee, Department of Chemistry, Basanti Devi College, Kolkata) as an IPLS Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Biotechnology, University of Calcutta.


Amit Ghosh, M.Sc (Microbiology)

Amit has completed his B.Sc. in Microbilogy from Surendra Nath College, Kolkata, in 2008 and M.Sc. in Microbilogy from Bidhannagar College (Govt. of W.B.), Kolkata, in 2010. After which he has joined DBT-IPLS programme as a Junior Research Fellow. Presently he is working on “Biochemistry and Cell biology of symbiotic plant microbe interaction in leguminous plant” under the supervision of Dr. Anirban Siddhanta.