Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College


Dr. Gautam Bandyopadhyay

General Information
Department Chemistry
Designation Associate Professor(WBES) 
Qualification M.Sc.

Teaching Experience

25 years


  • Research Stage: Ph.D - Studies on the molecular interactions and related physico-chemical property of simple molecules and molecules of medicinal and biological interest, U.G.C Major Research Project under University of Kalyani(1986-92)
  • Research Stage: Post Doctoral - Soil & Water Pollution, University of Kalyani
  • Taught M.Sc(Chem) at Jhargram Raj College from 26.06.2006 to 09.08.2010


  • Food security and Indian Economy - Govt. of West Bengal, 20-01-2014,Bethune College Kol-700006.
  • Sir Asutosh Mukherjee Memorial Lecture - Dept. of Higher Education, Govt. of West Bengal, 14-12-2013,Bethune college Kol-700006.
  • Revisiting Swami Vivekananda's Philosophy of Education - Govt. of West Bengal, 02-02-2013,Bethune College Kol-700006.
  • Give back that Forest and Environment - Govt. of West Bengal, 06-10-2012,Moulana Azad College Kol-700013.
  • Current trends in chemical research - UGC, New Delhi, 24-06-2011, R.K. Mission Residential College,Narendrapur, Kol-103.
  • Application of the knowledge of computers in chemical and biological sciences - Dept. of Higher Education, Govt. of West Bengal, 23rd& 24th March, 2008, Jhargram RajCollege, Jhargram 721507.
  • Refresher Course in Environmental Science - UGC-Refresher Course Centre, Kalyani University, Kalyani, 4th -25th February, 2002 Kalyani University, Kalyani.
  • Refresher Course in Chemistry - UGC-Academic Staff College,Calcutta University, 26 th July to 16th August ,2001University College of Science & Tech.
  • Short Course Computer Training - MNES,New Delhi, April to June 2000 at Kalyani University.
  • Short-term Course on Interfacial and Colloidal Phenomena - AICTE, New Delhi, 21st -25th February,2000 at IISc, Bangalore.
  • International Conference on Chemistry - Indian Chemical Society, Kolkata, 11th -16th December,1999 at Kolkata.
  • Winter School on Environmental Chemistry - ISTE, New Delhi, 01.03.1996 to 14.03.1996 at Regional Engineering College(NIT) Rourkela.

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Acted as Secretary at W.B.Council of Higher Secondary Education from 28.07.11 to 03.11.12.


  • Water Pollution a Threat to the Living world. Journal-Journal of ScienceBethun College. Heritage, Publication- Vol1.2014
  • Determination of Fe2+/Fe3+ complex as by Job's Method. Journal-Journal of ScienceBarasat Govt. College, Publication- Vol.1 2011
  • Studies on Spectral Aspect of Cyproheptadine and its Molucular Complexes with Amino Acids. Journal-Journal of ScienceJhargram Raj College, Publication -Volume-I, 2005
  • Studies on the Physicochemical properties of Cyproheptadine in water & water + methol. Journal-Journal of Indian Chemical Society, Publication -Page 366-370,Vol.81, 2004
  • ΔS0t - as a structural probe - a critical analysis of the method and determination of structure of aquo-alcoholic mixtures. Journal-Zeitschrift Phsikalische Chemie, Publication -Page 615,Vol.217,2003
  • First dissociation constant of Phosphoric Acid in nonaqueous solvents. Journal-Zeitschrift Phsikalische Chemie, Publication -Page 729,Vol.216, 2002
  • Studies on Thermodynamic dissociation constants of 2,2/-Bipyridine and 1,10-Phenanthroline in acetonitrile + water mixtures Gibbs energy of transfer of hydrogen ion from water to acetonitrile + water mixtures. Journal-Zeitschrift Phsikalische Chemie, Publication -Page 749,Vol.216, 2002
  • Dissociation constants of p-Nitro aniline in mixed solvents and a critical assessment of the solvent sorting equilibrium method for the determination of the single ion Gibbs energy of transfer of H+ ion from aqueous to aqua-rich Organic solvents. Journal-Zeitschrift Phsikalische Chemie, Publication -Page 13,Vol.215, 2001
  • Studies on Thermodynamic dissociation constants of 2,2/-Bipyridine,or 1,10-Phenanthroline in acetone + water mixtures. Journal-Zeitschrift Phsikalische Chemie, Publication -Page 37,Vol.215, 2001
  • Conduct metric studies of tetrapheny 1 arsonium chloride and sodium tetrapheny1borate in different nonaqueous media. Journal-Zeitschrift Phsikalische Chemie, Publication -Page 51,Vol.215, 2001
  • Dissociation constants of acetic acid in Acetone +water mixtures. Journal-J.Indian Chem.Soc., Publication -Page 456-458,Vol.76, 1999
  • Determination of Surface Tension, Structural and Related Properties of Aquo-alcoholic Mixtures at 198k. Journal-Z.Physik.Chemie, Publication- P -(729-742)V-2242010

Academic Membership

  • Life member of Indian Chemical Society since 1992.