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Joydeep Dutta

  • Professor
  • Functional Materials
  • KTH Royal Institute of Technology
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  • 5222CitationsNumber of citations received by Joydeep's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

colloidal devicecolloidssolar cellsnanomaterialsenvironmental mitigationdesalinationcapacitive deionisationquantum dot solar cellsphotocatalysis


Since 2015, Dr. Dutta is Chair Professor in Functional Materials. Earlier he was Chair in Nanotechnology at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) from 2011-2015. He has served as Vice President (2010-2011), Director of Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology (2006-2013) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand. From 1993-2003 he was associated with EPFL, Switzerland. Prof. Dutta is an award winning coauthor of the book “Fundamentals of Nanotechnology”. He has also written two other books in nanotechnology.

Co-authors (250)

Publications (5)

  • Nanocomposite zinc oxide-chitosan coatings on polyethylene films for extending storage life of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus)

    • Al-Naamani L
    • Dutta J
    • Dobretsov S
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  • Raman spectroscopy detects changes in bone mineral quality and collagen cross-linkage in staphylococcus infected human bone

    • Khalid M
    • Bora T
    • Ghaithi A
    • et al.
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  • Measurement of aluminum oxide film in situ during anodization of aluminum by fabry-pÉrot interferometry

    • Habib K
    • Mohammad W
    • Karim F
    • et al.
  • Enhanced visible light photocatalysis by manganese doping or rapid crystallization with ZnO nanoparticles

    • Mahmood M
    • Baruah S
    • Dutta J
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  • Optical thin film filters of colloidal gold and silica nanoparticles prepared by a layer-by-layer self-assembly method

    • Khan Z
    • Kumar R
    • Mohammed W
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Functional Materials

Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan

April 2015 - Present


Sultan Qaboos University

October 2011 - September 2015(4 years)

Director, Center of Excellence in Nanotechnology

Asian Institute of Technology

May 2006 - March 2014(8 years)

Vice President (Academic Affairs)

Asian Institute of Technology

June 2010 - December 2011(2 years)


Asian Institute of Technology

November 2008 - December 2011(3 years)

Associate Dean, School of Engineering and Technology

Asian Institute of Technology

January 2006 - August 2009(4 years)

Associate Professor

Asian Institute of Technology

April 2003 - October 2008(6 years)

Industrial Project Leader- Special Projects

Bobst SA

February 2001 - February 2002(a year)

Project Manager


May 2000 - January 2001(8 months)

Senior Scientist

Phonak AG

April 1999 - March 2000(a year)

Product Manager

Balzers Process Systems (Oerlikon)

September 1997 - March 1999(2 years)

Collaborateur Scientifique

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, EPFL

February 1993 - August 1997(5 years)

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Ecole Polytechnique, France

January 1992 - January 1993(a year)

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Electrotechnical Laboratory, AIST; Tsukuba, Japan

January 1991 - November 1991(10 months)


Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science

University of Calcutta

June 1986 - December 1990(5 years)