Jayanta Kumar Biswas

Jayanta Kumar Biswas

Jayanta Kumar Biswas

Jayanta Kumar Biswas

Department: Department of Ecological Studies
Phone Number: 9434179945
Institutional E-Mail: jkbiswas@klyuniv.ac.in
Web URL: na
Educational Qualifications:

MSc, MPhil, PhD, Qualified NET, GATE & SLET

Awards and Honours (National/International)

1. Elected for the award of FNIE (Fellow, National Institute of Ecology) in 2021
2. Elected for the award of FAScT (Fellow, West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology) in 2018.
3. Elected for the award of FNEA (Fellow, National Environmentalists Association) in 2017.
4. Elected for the award of FZSI (Fellow, Zoological Society of India) in 2017.
5. Received the award of FZS (Fellow, Zoological Society, Kolkata) in 2012.
6. Outstanding Reviewer Award for 2018 from Chemosphere (Elsevier)
7. “Excellence in Reviewing” Award for 2017 from Environmental Geochemistry and Health (Springer)
8. Selected for Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award
9. Best Research Paper Award (Agriculture and Environmental Science Academy, India) (2017)
10. Received the Senior Scientist Award and Gold Medal (Zoological Society of India; 2013).
11. DST-SERB Travel Fellowship for International Visit (2016)
12. CICS Travel Fellowship for International Visit (2016)
13. DST-SERB Travel Fellowship for International Visit (2013)
14. CICS Travel Fellowship for International Visit (2013)
15. Biography included in Marquis Who’s Who in the World (2011 & 2018)
16. National Merit Scholarships (MoHRD, Govt. of India – all through School to University levels)
17. Senior Research Fellowship (ICAR)
Editorial Positions/Affiliations:
(i) Science of the Total Environment (Elsevier; IF: 7.963) (Board Member) https://www.journals.elsevier.com/science-of-the-total-environment/editorial-board
(ii) Environmental Chemistry Letters (Springer; IF: 9.027) (Associate Editor) https://www.springer.com/journal/10311/editors
(iii) Ambio (Springer; IF: 5.129) (Advisory Board Member) https://www.springer.com/journal/13280/editors
(iv) Environmental Technology & Innovation (Elsevier; IF: 5.263)(Board Member) https://www.journals.elsevier.com/environmental-technology-and-innovation/editorial-board
(v) Environmental Geochemistry and Health (Springer; IF: 4.609) (Associate Editor) http://link.springer.com/journal/10653
(vi) Heliyon Environment (Elsevier: Cell Press) (Advisory Board Member) https://www.cell.com/heliyon/environment/editors
(vii) Environmental Management (Springer; IF: 3.266)(Board Member) https://www.springer.com/journal/267/editors
(viii) Ecotoxicology (Springer; IF: 2.823) (Associate Editor) https://www.springer.com/journal/10646/editors
(ix) Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology (Springer; IF: 2.804) (Associate Editor) https://www.springer.com/journal/244/editors
(x) Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology (Elsevier & CSPM) (Board Member)
(xi) Current Pollution Reports (Springer: IF: 6.373) (Board Member)
(xii) Sustainable Environment (Taylor & Francis) https://www.tandfonline.com/action/journalInformation?show=editorialBoard&journalCode=oaes21
(xiii) Frontiers in Soil Science: Soil Pollution & Remediation (Frontiers)
(xiv) Energy & Environment (SAGE; IF: 2.945) http://journals.sagepub.com/home/eae

Collaborative Programs

Research Collaborations:
(1) Prof. Filip M. G. Tack, Department of Applied Analytical and Physical Chemistry, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
(2) Prof. Erik Meers, Department of Applied Analytical & Physical Chemistry, Ghent University, Belgium.
(3) Prof. Meththika Vithanage, Chemical and Environmental Systems Modeling Research Group, National Institute of Fundamental Studies, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
(4) Prof. Yong Sik Ok, Division of Environmental Science and Ecological Engineering, Korea University, Korea
(5) Prof. Ravi Naidu, CRC CARE (Cooperative Research Centre for Contamination Assessment and Remediation of the Environment), University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308, Australia
(6) Prof. Dibyendu Sarkar, Civil, Environmental, and Ocean Engineering Department Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, US
(7) Dr Binoy Sarkar, University of South Australia, Australia
(8) Prof. Amit Bhatnagar, Department of Separation Science, Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology (LUT University), Sammonkatu 12, FI-50130 Mikkeli, Finland
(1) Prof. Mahendra Rai, Department of Biotechnology SGB Amravati University, Amravati, Maharashtra,India
(2) Dr. Punarbasu Chaudhuri, Department of Environmental Science, University of Calcutta, 35 Ballygunge Circular Road, Calcutta 700019, India
(3) Dr. Sukalyan Chakraborty, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Jharkhand – 835215, India

Research Area:

Soil and water contamination (toxic metals, metalloids and emerging contaminants) ; Ecological engineering and ecotechnological remediation of soil and water contaminants; Ecotoxicology; Environmental microbiology & bioremediation of metal(loid)s; Nanobiotechnology; Environmental sustainability & SDGs

Teaching Experience:


List of Publications(Peer-Reviewed)

Publications: Research: 166 (Journal: 128; Book Chapter 28; Publication in Proceedings: 10); Popular Scientific: 40; Books: 6
(A) Research Publications in Refereed/Peer-reviewed/Indexed Journals: 128
1. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, Amit Bhatnagar, Binoy Sarkar, Meththika Vithanage, Erik Meers, Filip Tack, Deepak Pant, Ramesh Goel (2022). Harnessing biofertilizer from human urine via chemogenic and biogenic routes: Synthesis, characterization and agronomic application. Environmental Technology and Innovation 25 (2022): 102152 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2021.102152 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 5.263; ISSN: 2352-1864).
2. B.B. Basak, Binoy Sarkar, Ajoy Saha, Abhijit Sarkar, Sanchita Mandal, Jayanta Kumar
Biswas, Hailong Wang, Nanthi S. Bolan (2022). Revamping highly weathered soils in the tropics with biochar application: What we know and what is needed. Science of the Total Environment DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.153461 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 7.963).
3. M.J. Uddin, Peter S. Hooda, A.S.M. Mohiuddin, M. Ershadul Haque, Mike Smith, Martyn Waller, Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2022). Soil organic carbon dynamics in the agricultural soils of Bangladesh following more than 20 years of land use intensification. Journal of Environmental Management 305 (2022) 114427 DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2021.114427 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 6.789) (ISSN: 0301-4797)
4. Raj Mukhopadhyay, Binoy Sarkar, Eakalak Khan, Daniel S. Alessi, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, K. M. Manjaiah, Miharu Eguchi, Kevin C.W Wu, Yusuke Yamauchi, Yong Sik Ok (2021). Nanomaterials for sustainable remediation of chemical contaminants in soil and water: A critical review. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2021.1886891 (Taylor & Francis; Impact Factor: 12.561) (ISSN: 1064-3389)
5. Debojyoti Moulick, Suman Samanta, Sukamal Sarkar, Arkabanee Mukherjee, Binaya Kumar Pattnaik, Saikat Saha, Jay Prakash Awashi, Subhamoy Bhowmick, Alok Chandra Samal, Dibakar Ghosh, Subrata Mahanta,Shuvasish Choudhury, Koushik Bramhachari. Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Subhas Chandra Santra (2021). Arsenic contamination, impact and mitigation strategies in rice agro-environment: an inclusive insight. Science of the Total Environment DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.149477 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 7.963).
5. Chanusha Weralupitiya, Rasika Wanigatunge, Sarangi Joseph, B.C.L.Y. Athapattu, Tae-Ho Lee, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Maneesha Ginige, Meththika Vithanage (2020). Physiology of anammox bacteria towards the treatment of ammonium-rich wastewater: Inhibition and challenges. Bioresource Technology DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2021.125240 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 9.642; ISSN: 0960-8524) (ISSN: 0304-3894).
6. Vineet Kumar, Sushil Kumar Shahi, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Laura Bulgariu, Luiz Fernando Romanholo Ferreira (2021).Detection and characterization of refractory organic and inorganic pollutants discharged in biomethanated distillery effluent and assessment of phytotoxicity, cytotoxicity and genotoxicity using Phaseolus aureus L. and Allium cepa L. Environmental Research DOI: 10.1016/j.envres.2021.111551 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 6.498) (ISSN: 0013-9351).
7. Madan Sonkar, Vivek Kumar, Prasun Kumar, M.P. Shah, C.B. Majumdar, J.K. Biswas, Dharm Dutt, P.K. Mishra (2021). Bioaugmentation with existing potent microorganisms to accelerate the treatment efficacy of paper industry wastewater pollutants. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering DOI: 10.1016/j.jece.2021.105913 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 5.909) (ISSN: 2352-1864)
8. Viravid Na Nagara, Dibyendu Sarkar, Qingzi Luo, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Rupali Datta (2021). Health risk assessment of trace elements exposure from drinking black and green tea marketed in three countries. Biological Trace Element Research DOI: 10.1007/s12011-021-02863-3 (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.738).
9. Pavan Kumar, S.S. Singh, A.K. Pandey, Ram Kumar Singh, Prashant Kumar Srivastava, Manoj Kumar, Shantanu Kumar Dubey, Rajiv Nandan, Susheel Kumar Singh, Priyanshi Agrawal, Akanksha Kushwaha, Meenu Rani, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Martin Drews (2021).Multi-level impacts of the COVID-19 Lockdown on Agricultural Systems in India. Agricultural Systems187, 103027DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2020.103027 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 5.37) (ISSN: 0308-521X)
8. Nathalie Devriendt, Bernard Willems, Ruben Guisson, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Erik Meers (2021). Techno-economic feasibility of using extruded grass as a feedstock for biogas production. BioEnergy Research10.1007/s12155-021-10287-z (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.814)
9. Somdeep Ghosh, Madhurima Bakshi, Shouvik Mahanty, Tanushree Gaine, SubarnaBhattacharyya, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Punarbasu Chaudhuri (2021). Spatiotemporaldistribution of potentially toxic elements in the lower Gangetic delta and their implications for water quality and non-carcinogenic health risk management. Geoscience Letters GOI: 10.1186/s40562-021-00189-5 10.1186/s40562-021-00189-5 (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.543) (ISSN: 2196-4092)
10. Marzieh Omidi, Mehrdad Mashkour, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Vijay KumarGarlapati, Akhveer Singh, Mostafa Rahimnejad, Deepak Pant (2021). From Electricity to Products: Recent Updates on Microbial Electrosynthesis (MES). Topics in Catalysis (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.91)
11. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Bipradeep Mondal, Priya Priyadarshini, Purushothaman C. Abhilash, Soma Biswas, Amit Bhatnagar (2021). Formulation of Water Sustainability Index for India as a performance gauge for realizing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 6 Ambio DOI: 10.1007/s13280-021-01680-1 (Springer; Impact factor: 5.129)
12. Pramod U. Ingle, Jayanta K. Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Mahendra K. Rai, P. Senthil Kumar, Aniket K. Gade (2021). Assessment of in vitro antimicrobial efficacy of biologically synthesized metal nanoparticles against pathogenic bacteria. Chemosphere DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.132676 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 7.086; ISSN: 0045-6535)
14. Balram Ambade, Shrikanta Sethi, Basant Giri, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Kuldeep Bauddh (2021). Characterization, source apportionment, and risk assessment of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in estuarine sediments. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.804) (ISSN: 0090-4341) )
15. Sudarshan Kurwadkar, Tapan Kumar Sankar, Amit Kumar, Balram Ambade, Sneha Goutam, Alok Sagar Goutam, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Mohammed Abdus Salam (2021). Emissions of black carbon and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons: Implications of cultural practices during Covid-19 pandemic. Gondwana Research (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 6.051) (ISSN: 1342-937X) (Communicated)
16. Balram Ambade, Amit Kumar, Lokesh Kumar Sahu, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Mostafa Hadei (2021). Characterization and toxicity evaluation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) associated with airborne particulates in the rural area. Chemosphere (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 7.086) (ISSN: 0045-6535) (Under Review)
17. Ehsan Daneshvar, Mohammad Javad Zarrinmehr, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Eilhann E. Kwon, Hailong Wang, Omidvar Farhadian, Amit Bhatnagar (2021). The effect of polar and non-polar solvents on the lipids content, fatty acids profile, and biodiesel properties – A case study with microalga. Bioresource Technology (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 9.642) (ISSN: 0960-8524) (in press).
18. Jayjit Majumdar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Subhas Chandra Santra and Filip M. G. Tack (2021). Sedimentation of clay-bound metals in inter-tidal sediments of Sundarban, a world heritage and Ramsar site in India: Dominant drivers and environmental risk. Environmental Geochemistry and Health (Springer; Impact Factor: 4.609)
19. Parul Jakhwal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Archana Tiwari, Eilhann E. Kwon, Amit Bhatnagar (2012). Genetic and non-genetic tailoring for the enhanced production of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) from microalgae – A review. Bioresource Technology DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2021.126250 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 9.642; ISSN: 0960-8524) (Under revision)
20. Arnab Ghosh, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Gourab Choudhury, Parthapratim Chakrabarti (2021). Seed Production of Indian Major Carps through FRP Hatchery Operation by Rainwater Harvesting in Sundarbans. Aquaculture (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 4.242) (ISSN: 0044-8486) (Communicated)
21. Arnab Ghosh, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Parthapratim Chakrabarti (2021). Integrated Agriculture-Aquaculture System as a tool for Sustainable Development in India. Reviews in Aquaculture (Wiley; Impact factor:10.592) (ISSN:1753-5131) (Communicated)
22. Sasanka Pramanik and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2021). Fish haematological monitoring of riverine health: Synergistic effects of water quality deterioration and parasitic infection on fish. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (Springer; Impact factor: 2.513) (Communicated)
23. Debojyoti Moulick, Dibakar Ghosh, Yogita Gharde, Subhas Chandra Santra, Muhammad Khairujjaman Mazumder, Shuvasish Chowdhury, Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2021). Consequences of rice cultivation in arsenic contaminated agroecosystem of Lower Indo-Gangetic plain on selected grain quality attributes and mineralogical profile: A preliminary investigation from Genotype × Environment perspective. Nature Sustainability (ISSN: 2398-9629) (Communicated)
24. Zhiming Zhang, Dibyendu Sarkar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Rupali Datta (2021). Biodegradation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS): A review. Bioresource Technology DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2021.126223 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 9.642) (ISSN: 0960-8524).
25. Wasim Akram Shaikh, Abhishek Kumar, Sukalyan Chakraborty, Rafique Ul Islam, Tanushree Bhattacharya, Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2021). Biochar-based nanocomposite from waste tea leaf for toxic dye removal: from facile fabrication to functional fitness Chemosphere DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2021.132788 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 7.086)
26. Narges Mehrab, Mostafa Chorom, Mojtaba Norouzi Masir, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Marcella Fernandes de Souza, Erik Meers (2021). Impact of soil treatment with Nitrilo Triacetic Acid (NTA) on Cd fractionation and microbial biomass in cultivated and uncultivated calcareous soil. Chemosphere (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 7.086) (Communicated)
27. Claudio Brienza, Hongzhen Luo, Natalia Donoso, Dion van Oirschot, Ruben Vingerhoets, Denis de Wilde, Ivona Sigurnjak, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Erik Meers (2021). Ammonium recovery and plant-based water purification from nitrogen-rich wastewater. Energies (MDPI; Impact Factor: 3.004) (ISSN: 1996-1073)
28. Singh, V.K., Sasanka Pramanik, Suvendu Manna and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2021). Assessment of Water Quality StatusIndex of the River Gangas during COVID 19 Pandemic in Haridwar: Aquatic Health Checkup with Water Quality Index. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer; Impact Factor: 4.223) (Communicated)
29. Sasanka Pramanik, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Sisir Ghosh (2021). A phoretic Chaetonotus sp. (Chaetonotida: Chaetonotidae) from a polluted river of India: Revelation from molecular taxonomy. Indian Hydrobiology 20(2): 51–62 (ISSN 0971-6548)
29. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Manas Warke, Rupali Datta, Dibyendu Sarkar (2020).Is Arsenic in rice a major human health concern? Current Pollution Reports 6(2), 37-42 DOI: 10.1007/s40726-020-00148-2 (Springer; Impact Factor: 6.373; ISSN: 2198-6592)
30. Avinash Ingle, Shweta Wagh, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Chistiane Mendes Feitosa, Mahendra Rai (2020). Phyto-fabrication of different nanoparticles and evaluation of their antibacterial and anti-biofilm efficacy. Current Nanoscience 16(6), 1002-1015; DOI: 10.2174/1573413716666200313162736 (Bentham Science; Impact Factor: 1.824; ISSN: 1573-4137)
28. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Anurupa Banerjee, Binoy Sarkar, Dibyendu Sarkar, Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Mahendra Rai (2020). Exploration of a unique extracellular polymeric substance from earthworm gut bacterium (Bacillus licheniformis) for bioflocculation and heavy metal removal. Applied Sciences DOI: 10.3390/app10010349 (MDPI; Impact Factor: 2.679) (ISSN: 2076-3417)
29. Keerthanan Santhirasekaram, Chamila Jayasinghe, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Meththika Vithanage (2020). Pharmaceutical and Personal Care Products (PPCPs) in the environment: plant uptake, translocation, bioaccumulation, and human health risks. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2020.1753634(Taylor & Francis; Impact Factor: 12.561)(ISSN: 1064-3389)
30. Viraj Gunarathne, Athula Senadeera, Udaya Gunarathne, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Yaser A. Almaroai,Meththika Vithanage (2020).Potential of biochar and organic amendments for reclamationof coastal acidic-salt affected soil. Biochar DOI: 10.1007/s42773-020-00036-4 (Springer; ISSN: 2524-7972)
31. Priyanka Mondal, Marco Schintu, Barbara Marras, Alexandre Bettoschi, Alessandro Marrucci, Santosh Kumar Sarkara, Ranju Chowdhury, Muthuswamy Ponniah Jonathan, Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2020). Geochemical fractionation and risk assessment of trace elements insediments from tide-dominated Hooghly (Ganges) River Estuary, India. Chemical Geology 532:119373DOI: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.119373 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 4.015)(ISSN: 0009-2541)
32. Soumita Mitra; Simonetta Corsolini, Karla Pozo, Ondřej Audy, Santosh Kumar Sarkar and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2019). Characterization, source identification and risk associated with polyaromatic and chlorinated organic contaminants (PAHs, PCBs, PCBzs and OCPs) in the surface sediments of Hooghly estuary, India. Chemosphere 221: 154-165 DOI:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2018.12.173 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 7.086; ISSN: 0045-6535).
33. Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Dibyendu Sarkar (2019). Nanopollution in the aquatic environment and ecotoxicity: No nano issue! Current Pollution Reports DOI: 10.1007/s40726-019-0104-5 (Springer; Impact Factor: 6.373; ISSN: 2198-6592)
34.Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Madhab Chandra Dash (2019).Building a green image: Best sustainability practices in universities. Science and Culture 85(9-10):308-314 DOI: 10.36094/sc.v85.2019.BuildingaGreenImage.BiswasandDash.308 (ISSN, 0036-8156).
35. Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, Dhiraj Das, S.S. Sreejith, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Debarati Ghosh, Kalipada Bankura, Dipankar Mishra (2019). Dicyanamide-interlaced assembly of Zn(II)-Schiff-base complexes derived from less explored compartmental ligands: syntheses, crystal structures, Hirshfeld surface, ESP, TD-DFT, fluorescence lifetime, in vitro antibacterial and antibiofilm properties. Inorganica Chimica Acta DOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2019.02.022 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.545) (ISSN: 0020-1693)
36. Eliete Zanardi-Lamardo, Soumita Mitra, Amanda Alves Vieira-Campos, Carolina Barbosa Cabral,Gilvan Takeshi Yogui, Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Nallamuthu Godhantaraman (2019). Distribution and sources of organic contaminants in surface sediments of Hooghly riverestuary and Sundarban mangrove, eastern coast of India. Marine Pollution Bulletin 133:402-414 DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.05.043 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 5.553) (ISSN: 0025-326X)
37. Raj Mukhopadhyay, Debarati Bhaduri, Binoy Sarkar, Ruhaida Rusmin, Deyi Hou, Rubina Khanam, Subhas Sarkar, Jayanta K Biswas, Meththika Vithanage, Amit Bhatnagar and Yong Sik Ok (2019). Clay-polymer nanocomposites: Progress and challenges for use in sustainable water treatment technologies. Journal of Hazardous Materials DOI: 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2019.121125 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 10.588) (ISSN: 0304-3894).
38. Monojit Mondal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Yiu Fai Tsang, Binoy Sarkar, Dibyendu Sarkar, Mahendra Kumar Rai, Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Peter S. Hooda (2019). A wastewater bacterium Bacillus sp. KUJM2 acts as an agent for remediation of potentially toxic elements and promoter of plant (Lens culinaris) growth. Chemosphere 232: 439-52 DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2019.05.156 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 7.086; ISSN: 0045-6535).
39. Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Alexandre Bettoschi, Priyanka Mondal, M.P.Jonathan, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Marco Schintu, Alessandro Marrucci, Barbara Marras (2019). Mobility and potential ecological risk assessment of sediment-associated trace elements along the urbanized tropical estuary. Environmental Science and Pollution Research (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.056) (ISSN: 0944-1344)
41. Anurupa Banerjee, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Deepak Pant, Binoy Sarkar, Punarbasu Chaudhuri, Mahendra Rai, Erik Meers (2019). Enteric bacteria from the earthworm (Metaphire posthuma) promote plant growth and remediate toxic trace elements. Journal of Environmental Management (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 6.789) (ISSN: 0301-4797)
42. Viraj Gunarathne, Nishanta Rajakaruna, Udaya Gunarathne, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, ZachA. Raposo and Meththika Vithanage (2019). Influence of soil water content and soil amendments on trace metal release and seedling growth in serpentine soil. Journal of Soils and Sediments DOI: 10.1007/s11368-019-02349-9 (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.669)
43. Natalia Donoso, Dion Van Oirschot, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Erik Meers (2019).Impact of aeration on the removal of chemical oxygen demand and nitrogen compounds in constructed wetlands treating the liquid fraction of piggery manure. Applied Sciences 9, 4310; doi:10.3390/app9204310 (MDPI; Impact Factor: 2.474)
44.Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal,M.S. Surendra Babu,.Sourav Das, Ramesh K. Metre and Sreejith S. SreeKumar (2018). Poly-dinuclear architecture of Cd(II) pseudohalide (SCN-/N3-/Cl-) complexes featuring N,O-based ligand (H2LOEt): Syntheses, crystal structures, Hirshfeld surface, thermal behavior, photoluminescence, antibacterial and antibiofilm properties. ChemistrySelect 3(11):2912 – 2925DOI 10.1002/slct.201702970 (ChemPubSoc Europe and Wiley-VCH.; Impact Factor: 1.716; ISSN: 2365-6549)
45. Somdeep Ghosh, Madhurima Bakshi, Subarna Bhattacharyya, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Alok Kumar, A.L. Ramanathan, Punarbasu Chaudhuri,Sabry M. Shaheen, Jörg Rinklebe (2018). Assessing the potential ecological risk of Co, Cr, Cu, and Zn in the sediments of Hooghly-Matla estuarine system. Environmental Geochemistry and Health DOI 10.1007/s10653-018-0119-7 (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.472)
46. Madhurima Bakshi, Somdeep Ghosh, S.S. Ram, M. Sudarshan, Anindita Chakraborty, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Sabry M. Shaheen, Nabeel Khan Niazi, Jorg Rinklebe, Punarbasu Chaudhuri (2018). Sediment quality, elemental bioaccumulation and antimicrobial properties of mangroves of Indian Sundarban. Environmental Geochemistry and Health DOI: 10.1007/s10653-018-0145-5 (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.472)
47.Devriendt, N., B.Annicaert, B.Willems, B.Ryckaert, E.Meers, J.K Biswas (2018). Feasibility of extruder pre-treatment for anaerobic digestion of grass. Grass & Forage Science (Wiley; Impact Factor: 1.814) (ISSN: 1365-2494).
48.S.K.Nandy, B.B. Jana, S.Lahiri, P. Ghosh, J.N. Bhakta, S.K. Bag, J.K. Biswasand S. Jana(2018). CNP ratio and dose regulated production of water chestnut Trapa: Social and environmental implications. Russian Agricultural Sciences44: 318-325 (Springer; ISSN: 1068-3674).
49. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2018).Impacts of jute retting on physico-chemical properties of Chhariganga Oxbow lake in Nadia District, West Bengal, India. Archives of Agriculture and Environmental Science DOI10.26832/24566632.2018.030104(e-ISSN: 2456-6632)
50.Mahendra Rai, Avinash P Ingle, Raksha Pandit, Priti Paralikar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Silvio Silverio de Silva (2018). Emerging role of nanobiocatalysts in hydrolysis of lignocellulosic biomass leading to sustainable bioethanol production, Catalysis Reviews, DOI: 10.1080/01614940.2018.1479503 (Taylor and Francis; Impact Factor: 20.217; ISSN: 0161-4940).
51. Mahendra Rai, Avinash P Ingle, Raksha Pandit, Priti Paralikar, Sudhir S. Shende, Indar Chand Gupta, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Silvio Silverio (2018). Copper and copper nanoparticles: Uptake, translocation, toxicity and efficacy in management of insect-pests and microbes. Nanotechnology Reviews DOI: 10.1515/ntrev-2018-0031 (De Gruyter; Impact Factor: 7.848) (ISSN: 2191-9089)
52. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Anurupa Banerjee,Mahendra Rai, Ravi Naidu, Bhabananda Biswas, Meththika Vithanage, Madhab Chandra Dash, Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Erik Meers (2018). Potential application of selected metal resistant phosphate solubilizing bacteria isolated from the gut of earthworm (Metaphire posthuma) in plant growth promotion. Geoderma 330: 117–124 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 4.848) (ISSN: 0016-7061).
53. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Anurupa Banerjee, Mahendra Kumar Rai, Jörg Rinklebe, Sabry M. Shaheen, Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Madhab Chandra Dash, Anilava Kaviraj, Uwe Langer, Hocheol Song, Meththika Vithanage, Monojit Mondal, Nabeel Khan Niazi (2018). Exploring potential applications of a novel extracellular polymeric substance synthesizing bacterium (Bacillus licheniformis) isolated from gut contents of earthworm (Metaphire posthuma) in environmental remediation. Biodegradation 29(4): 323-337 DOI: 10.1007/s10532-018-9835-z (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.805).
54.Biman Gati Gupta, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Krishna M. Agrawal (2018). Conservation of ground water at Maheshtala bleaching and dyeing cluster, a populated area in West Bengal, India by implementing ultra filtration and reverse osmosis based effluent treatment plant – a case study. Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A (Springer) (ISSN: 2250-2149).
55. B.B. Jana, Saurav Kumar Nandy, Susmita Ganguly, J. N Bhakta, J.K Biswas, Sujoy Kumar Bag, P Ghosh, S M Maity and Santana Jana (2018). Heterogeneity of water quality signature and feed backs to carbon sequestration in wetlands across some districts of West Bengal, India. Journal of Water and Climate Change DOI: 10.2166/wcc.2019.102(IWA Pub.; Impact Factor: 1.254) (ISSN, 2040-2244)
56. S K Nandy, B B Jana, P Ghosh, J N Bhakta, S K Bag, J K Biswas, S K Mandal, P Malakar, S Jana, Susmita Lahiri (2018). Exogenous introduction of compressed CO2 into culture tank of a minor food crop water chestnut (Trapa) and its feedback to carbon dynamics. Water Science and Technology (IWA Pub.; Impact Factor: 1.624) (ISSN: 0273-1223).
57. Praveen Maurye, Arpita Basu, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Tapas Kumar Bandyopadhyay, Malay Naskar (2018). Simple and rapid system for two-dimensional gel electrophoresis technique – A laboratory exercise for high school students. DOI: 10.1002/bmb.21116. Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Education (Wiley; Impact Factor: 0.947) (ISSN: 1539-3429)
58. Subhabrata Moitra, Jayashree Ghosh, Jannatul Firdous, Arghya Bandyopadhyay, Monojit Mondal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Subhashis Sahu, Soumya Bhattacharyya, Saibal Moitra (2018). Exposure to heavy metals alters the surface topology of alveolar macrophages and induces respiratory dysfunction among Indian metal arc-weldersToxicology and Industrial HealthDOI: 10.1177/0748233718804426 (SAGE; Impact factor: 1.708) (ISSN:0748-2337)
59.Bhabananda Biswas, Fangjie Qi, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Ayanka
Wijayawardena, Muhammad Atikul Islam Khan and Ravi Naidu (2018).The fate of chemical pollutants with soil properties and processes in the climate change paradigm— a review.Soil SystemsDOI: 10.3390/soilsystems2030051 (MDPI; ISSN 2571-8789)
60. Soumita Mitra, Santosh Kumar Sarkar,Pushpanathan Raja, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Kadarkarai Murugan (2018). Dissolved trace elements in Hooghly (Ganges) River Estuary, India: Risk assessment and implications for management. Marine Pollution Bulletin 133: 402-414 DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2018.05.057 (Elsevier; Impact Factor:3.782) (ISSN: 0025-326X)
61. Manan Saha, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Debarati Ghosh, David B. Cordes, Alexandra M.Z. Slawin,Nitis Chandra Saha (2018). Synthesis, characterization and antimicrobial activities of Co(III) and Ni(II) complexes with 5-methyl-3-formylpyrazole-N(4)-dihexylthiosemicarbazone (HMPzNHex2): X-ray crystallography of [Co(MPzNHex2)2]ClO4(I) and [Ni(HMPzNHex2)2]Cl2(II). Inorganica Chimica ActaDOI: 10.1016/j.ica.2018.08.024(Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.433)(ISSN: 0020-1693)
62. Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, Swapan Dey, Sreejith S. Sreekumar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Pooja Shukla, M. S. Surendra Babu, Dhriraj Das, Tapan Pal, Sourav Das, Kalipada Bankura and Dipankar Mishra (2018). Syntheses, crystal structures and photo physical aspects of azido-bridged tetranuclear cadmium (II) complexes: DFT/TD-DFT, thermal, antibacterial and anti-biofilm properties.Journal of Molecular StructureDOI: 10.1016/j.molstruc.2018.11.010 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.12) (ISSN: 0022-2860).
63. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2018).Aquatic health indicators: Holistic evaluation tools for sustainable management of a tropical oxbow lake ecosystem. Indian Journal of Fisheries 65(4): 81-92 DOI: 10.21077/ijf.2018.65.4.75236-10 (ISSN: 0970-6011).
64. Praveen Maurye, Arpita Basu, Malay Naskar, Jayanta K. Biswas and Tapas Bandyopadhyay (2018). A tetrad apparatus for protein gel casting , electrophoresis, staining and scanning techniques with dual sensors for automatic detection of gel polymerization and protein migration. Electrophoresis DOI: 10.1002/elps.201800252 (Wiley; Impact Factor: 2.754) (Online ISSN: 1522-2683)
65. Praveen Maurye, Arpita Basu, Sohini Sen, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Tapas Kumar Bandyopadhyay and Malay Naskar (2018). Simple and rapid system for two-dimensional gel electrophoresis technique – A laboratory exercise for high school students.Biochemistry and Molecular Biology EducationDOI: 10.1002/bmb.21116 (Wiley; Impact Factor: 1.036) (Online ISSN: 1539-3429)
66. Jana, B.B., S.K. Nandy, SLahiri, SK Bag, P. Ghosh, J.N. Bhakta, D. Ghosh, J.K. Biswas, A. Bhattacharjee and Santana Jana (2018). Does solar heated structure mimicking greenhouse effective to impede winter growth reduction of some tropical fishes? Aquaculture DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2018.09.017 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 4.242) (ISSN: 0044-8486)
67.Jayanta K. Biswas, Sabry M. Shaheen, Santosh K. Sarkar, Jörg Rinklebe and Erik Meers(2017).Impact of raking and bioturbation-mediated ecological manipulation on sediment-water phosphorus diagenesis: A mesocosm study supported with radioactive signature. Environmental Geochemistry and Health DOI 10.1007/s10653-017-9949-y(Springer; Impact Factor: 3.252) (ISSN: 0269-4042).
68. Biswas, J.K., Mondal, M., Rinklebe, J., Sarkar, S.K., Chaudhuri, P., Rai, M., Shaheen, S.M., Song, H. and Rizwan, M. (2017) Multi-metal resistance and plant growth promotion potential of a wastewater bacterium and its synergistic benefits. Environmental Geochemistry and Health39(6): 583-1593.DOI 10.1007/s10653-017-9950-5 (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.252) (ISSN: 0269-4042).
69. J.K. Biswas, B. Bera, R.Chanda, S.K. Sarkar, J. Majumdar, S. Majumder and S. Hazra (2017). Nutrient modeling of an urban lake using best subset method.International Journal of Environmental Science and TechnologyDOI: 10.1007/s13762-017-1540-7 (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.031).
70. Yong Yuan, Nanthi Bolan,MeththikaVithanage, Antonin Prévoteau, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Yong Sik Ok (2017). Applications of biochar in redox-mediated reactions. Bioresource Technology DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2017.06.154 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 9.6429; ISSN: 0960-8524).
71. Dong-Wan Cho, Kwangsuk Yoon, Eilhann Kwon, Jayanta Kumar Biswas andHocheol Song (2017). Fabrication of magnetic biochar as a treatment medium for As(V) via pyrolysis of FeCl3-pretreated spent coffee ground. Environmental Pollution (ISSN: 0269-7491; Elsevier: Impact Factor: 5.714). http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2017.07.079.
72. Sabry M. Shaheen, Eilhann E. Kwon, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Yong Sik Ok, and Jörg Rinklebe (2017). Arsenic, chromium, molybdenum, and selenium: geochemical fractions and potential mobilization in riverine soil profiles originating from Germany and Egypt.Chemosphere180: 553-563. (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 5.108; ISSN: 0045-6535).
73. Priyanka Mondal, Rosivaldo de Alcantara Mendes, M.P. Jonathan, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Kodarkarai Murugan, Santosh Kumar Sarkar (2017). Seasonal assessment of trace element contamination in intertidal sediments of the meso-macrotidal Hooghly (Ganges) River Estuary with a note on mercury speciation.Marine Pollution BulletinDOI10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.11.041(Elsevier: Impact Factor: 3.782).
74. Sabry M. Shaheen, Vasileios Antoniadis, Jayanta K. Biswas, Hailong Wang, Yong Sik Ok and Jörg Rinklebe (2017). Biosolids application affects the competitive sorption and lability of cadmium, copper, nickel, lead, and zinc in fluvial and calcareous soils. Environmental Geochemistry and HealthDOI 10.1007/s10653-017-9927-4. (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.252) (ISSN: 0269-4042).
75. Sukanta Rana, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Jörg Rinklebe, Erik Meers and Nanthi Bolan (2017).Harnessing fertilizer potential of human urine in a mesocosm system: A novel test case for linking the loop between sanitation and aquaculture.Environmental Geochemistry and HealthDOI 10.1007/s10653-017-9942-5. (Springer; Impact Factor: 3.252) (ISSN: 0269-4042).
76. Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Priyanka Mondal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Yong Sik Ok, Jörg Rinklebe (2017). Trace elements in surface sediments of the Hooghly (Ganges) estuary: distribution and contamination risk assessment. Environmental Geochemistry and HealthDOI 10.1007/s10653-017-9952-3. (Springer;Impact Factor: 3.252) (ISSN: 0269-4042).
77. Praveen Maurye, Arpita Basu, Jayanta K. Biswas and Anil Prakash Sharma (2017). A simple multi-gelcasting apparatus for protein and nucleic acid polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis.ElectrophoresisDOI 10.1002/elps.201700121 (Wiley; Impact Factor: 2.754) (Online ISSN: 1522-2683)
78. Praveen Maurye, Mrigank Dhabi, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Tapas Kumar Bandyopadhyay (2017).An integrated system for simultaneous casting of multi-polyacrylamide gels with varied concentrations. MeasurementDOI: 10.1016/j.measurement.2017.09.036 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.791)
79. DhrubajyotiMajumdar, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, MonojitMondal, M.S.Surendra Babu, Ramesh K.Metre, SouravDas, Kalipada Bankura, Dipankar Mishra (2018).Coordination of N,O-donor appended Schiff base ligand (H2L1) towards Zinc(II) in presence of pseudohalides: Syntheses, crystal structures, photoluminescence, antimicrobial activities and Hirshfeld surfaces. Journal of Molecular Structure1155: 745-757 DOI 10.1016/j.molstruc.2017.11.052 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.12) (ISSN: 0022-2860)
80. I. Sigurnjak, E. Michels, S. Crappé, S. Buysens, J.K. Biswas, F.M.G. Tack, S. De Neve and E. Meers (2017). Does acidification increase the nitrogen fertilizer replacement value of bio-based fertilizers? Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science DOI: 10.1002/jpln.201700220 (Wiley; Impact Factor: 2.163) (Online ISSN: 1522-2624).
81. Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, Sourav Das, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Monojit Mondal (2017). Synthesis, structure, fluorescent property, and antibacterial activity of new Cd(II) metal complex based on multidentate Schiff base ligand N,N’-Bis(3-methoxysalicylidenimino)-1,3-diaminopropane. Journal of Molecular Structure1134:617-624 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 2.12) (ISSN: 0022-2860)
82. Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, M.S. Surendra Babu, Sourav Das, Jayanta Kumar Biswas,Monojit Mondal and Suman Hazra (2017). Synthesis, X-ray crystal structure, photo luminescent property, antimicrobial activities and DFT computational study of Zn(II) coordination polymer derived from multisite N,O donor Schiff base ligand (H2L1). Journal of Molecular Structure 1138: 161-171. (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 2.12) (ISSN: 0022-2860)
83. Susmita Mandal, Monojit Mondal, Jayanta K Biswas, David B Cordes, Alexandra M.Z. Slawin, Ray J Butcher, Manan Saha, Nitis Saha (2017). Synthesis, characterization and antimicrobial activity of some nickel, cadmium and mercury complexes of 5-methyl-3yl-N-(2´-methylthiophenyl)-methyleneimine, (MPzOATA) ligand.Journal of Molecular StructureDOI: 10.1016/j.molstruc.2017.09.015 (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 2.12) (ISSN: 0022-2860)
84. Dibyendu Rakshit, Kadarkarai Murugan, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Kamala Kanta Satpathy, P. Sankar Ganesh, Santosh Kumar Sarkar (2017). Environmental impact on diversity and distribution of tintinnid (Ciliata: Protozoa) along Hooghly Estuary, India: A multivariate approach. Regional Studies in Marine Science 12: 1–10. (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 1.462) (ISSN: 2352-4855)
85. Dhrubajyoti Majumdar, M. S. Surendra Babu, Sourav Das, Chandrajeet Mohapatra, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Monojit Mondal (2017).Syntheses, X-ray crystal structures, photoluminescence properties, antimicrobial activities and Hirshfeld surface of two new Cd(II) Azide/Thiocyanate linked coordination polymers. ChemistrySelect2, 4811– 4822. doi.org/10.1002/slct.201700743 (ChemPubSoc Europe and Wiley-VCH.; Impact Factor: 1.716) ISSN: 2365-6549)
86. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Anurupa Banerjee, Mahendra K. Rai, Santanu Majumder, Nanthi Bolan, Balaji Seshadri and Madhab Chandra Dash (2019). New extracellular polymeric substance producing enteric bacterium from earthworm, Metaphire posthuma: Modulation through culture conditions. Proceedings of Zoological Society 72(2):160–170 DOI 10.1007/s12595-017-0250-y (Springer) (ISSN: 0373-5893).
87. D. Ghosh, and JK Biswas.(2017). Erosion of fish diversity: Ranking degree of dangers of unsustainable fishing gears in a tropical oxbow lake in Eastern India. International Journal of Chemical and Biological Sciences 3 (12): 1-17. (ISSN: 2349-2724).
88. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2017).Evaluation of the efficiency of
macroinvertebrate pollution tolerance index in detecting aquatic pollution.Universitas Scientiarum 22 (3): 237-261(ISSN: 0122-7483).
89. D. Ghosh, and JK Biswas (2017).Effects of fishing gears’ catch per unit effort (CPUE) on fish abundance: An evaluation in tropical oxbow lake ecosystem.Environmental Health Engineering and Management Journal DOI: 10.15171/EHEM.2017.xx. (pISSN: 2423-3765; eISSN: 2423-4311)
90. D. Ghosh, and JKBiswas (2017). Fish fauna faces anthropogenic double trouble: Erosion of fish diversity in a tropical oxbow lake of the Ganga river basin, India. Journal of Biodiversity & Endangered Species5(2), DOI: 10.4172/2332-2543.1000188 (ISSN: 2332-2543)
91. Biman Gati Gupta, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Krishna M. Agrawal (2017).Air pollution from bleaching and dyeing industries creating severe health hazards in Maheshtala Textile Cluster, West Bengal, India.Air, Soil and Water Research DOI: 10.1177/1178622117720 (SAGE Pub.; ISSN: 11786221)
92. Senjuti Mandal, Yeasin Sikdar, Dilip K. Maiti, Ria Sanyal, Debasis Das, Abhishek Mukherjee, Sushil Kumar Mandal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Antonio Bauz, Antonio Fronter, Sanchita Goswami (2016). New pyridoxal based chemosensor for selective detection of Zn2+: Application in live cell imaging and phosphatase activity response. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 334 (2017) 86–100. (Impact Factor: 3.261) (ISSN: 1010-6030)
93. Barnali Naskar, Ritwik Modak, Dilip K. Maiti, Sushil Kumar Mandal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Tapan Kumar Mondal and Sanchita Goswami (2016). Syntheses and non-covalent interactions of naphthalene-bearing Schiff base complexes of Zn(II), Co(III), Cu(II) and V(IV): Selective detection of Zn(II). Polyhedron 117: 834–846 (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 2.284) (ISSN: 0277-5387).
94. Dibyendu Rakshit, Santosh Kumar Sarkar, Kamala Kanta Satpathy, P. Sankar Ganesh, Nallamuthu Godhantaraman and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2016). Diversity and distribution of microzooplankton tintinnid (Ciliata: Protozoa) in the core region of Indian Sundarban wetland. CLEAN-Soil, Air, Water 44 (9999): 1–9 (DOI: 10.1002/clen.201500781; Wiley; Impact Factor: 2.0). (ISSN: 18630650)
95. Praveen Maurye, Arpita Basu, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Tapas Kumar Bandyopadhyay (2016). Electrophoresis-staining apparatus for DNA Agarose Gel with solution exchange and image acquisition Instrumentation Science and Technology (DOI: 10.1080/10739149.2016.1206926 (Taylor & Francis; Impact Factor: 0.874).
96. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2016). Impact of anthropogenic pressures on changes of tropical lake ecosystem in Ganga river basin: Socioecological surveys, issues and strategies for sustainable management. International Journal of Chemistry and Aquatic Sciences 2(1): 21-34 (ISSN: 2455-040X).
97. Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Sasanka Pramanik (2016). Assessment of aquatic environmental quality using Gyrodactylus sp.as a living probe: Parasitic biomonitoring of ecosystem health. Journal of Advances in Environmental Health Research4(4): 219-226. (ISSN: 2345-3990).
98. D. Ghosh, and JK Biswas (2016). Socioeconomic constraints of a tropical oxbow lake ecosystem in Ganga river basin and strategies for sustainable management.International Journal of Chemistry and Aquatic Sciences 2(3):1-20 (ISSN: 2355-033x).
84. Ghosh, D. and JK Biswas (2016) Evaluation of the efficiency of macroinvertebrate pollution tolerance index in detecting aquatic pollution. Journal of Chemical, Biological and Physical Sciences (JCBPSC).
99. D. Ghosh and JKBiswas (2016). Fish productivity: Assessing sustainability in a tropical oxbow lake ecosystem. Archives of Agriculture and Environmental Science 2(1): 6-20. (e-ISSN: 2456-6632).
100. Senjuti Mandal Yeasin Sikdar, Dilip K. Maiti, Guru Prasad Maiti, Sushil Kumar Mandal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Sanchita Goswami (2015). A new pyridoxal based fluorescence chemo-sensor for detection of Zn(II) and its application in bio imaging. RSC Advances 5: 72659–72669 (The Royal Society of Chemistry; Impact Factor 3.049) (ISSN: 2046-2069).
101. D.Rakshit, , S.K.Sarkar, B.D.Bhattacharya, M.P. Jonathan, J.K. Biswas, P. Mondal and S. Mitra (2015). Human-induced ecological changes in western part of Indian Sundarban megadelta: A threat to ecosystem stability. Marine Pollution Bulletin99(1-2):186-194. (Elsevier: Impact Factor: 3.782)
102. Praveen Maurye, Arpita Basu, Jayanta K. Biswas and Anil Prakash Sharma (2015). Multitrack staining apparatus with high-resolution and time-lapsed acquisition for polyacrylamide gels. Instrumentation Science and Technology 43: 1-13 (Taylor & Francis; Impact Factor: .86) (ISSN: 1073-9149).
103. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas(2015).Impact of jute retting on natural fish diversity and aquatic health of roadside transitory waterbodies: An assessment in eastern India. Journal of Ecological Engineering 16 (4): 14-21. (Polish Society of Ecological Engineering; Impact Factor: 0.385) (ISSN: 2299-8993)
104. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2015). Impact of jute retting on phytoplankton diversity and aquatic health: Biomonitoring in a tropical oxbow lake. Journal of Ecological Engineering 16(5): 15–25. (Polish Society of Ecological Engineering; Impact Factor: 0.385) (ISSN: 2299-8993)
105. Jana, B.B., S. Lahiri, S. Nandy, P. Ghosh, S.K. Bag, S. Rana, J.K. Biswas, J.N. Bhakta and S. Jana (2015). Polyhouse driven raised-temperature induces cichlid tilapias to breed during winter. Indian Journal of Animal Sciences85(2): 205-211 (ISSN: 0367-8318)
106. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2015). Zooplankton diversity indices: Assessment of an ox-bow lake ecosystem for sustainable management in West Bengal. International Journal of Advanced Biotechnology and Research 6(1): 37-43 (ISSN: 2278-599X).
107. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2015).Macroinvertebrate diversity indices: A quantitative bioassessment of ecological health status of an oxbow lake in Eastern India. Journal of Advances in Environmental Health Research 3(2): 78-90. (ISSN: 2345-3990)
108. Dipankar Ghosh and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2015).Biomonitoring macrophytes diversity and abundance for rating aquatic health of an oxbow lake ecosystem in Ganga river basin. American Journal of Phytomedicine and Clinical Therapeutics3(10): 602-621 (ISSN 2321-2748).
109. Biman Gati Gupta, Jayanta.K Biswas, Kamalesh M. Agrawal (2015). Assessment of water quality of Chatta canal affected by textile bleaching, dyeing and printing effluents in Maheshtala Region, South 24-Parganas, West Bengal, India. International Journal of Advanced Research 3(9): 1228- 1234. (ISSN 2320-5407).
110. S.Rana, S.K. Bag, B.B. Jana and J.K. Biswas (2013).Seasonal distribution of cadmium among components of sewage treatment ponds: An eco-tech for heavy metal remediation. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology10: 1103-1114 (Springer; ISSN: 1735-1472; Impact Factor: 2.403)
111. S. Roy, J.K. Biswas and S. Kumar (2014). Nutrient removal from waste water by macrophytes – an eco-friendly approach to waste water treatment and management.Energy and Environment Research 4(2): 55-63 (ISSN: 1927-0569).
112. Ghosh, Dipankar and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2014). Rotifera diversity indices: Assessment of aquatic health of ox-bow lake ecosystem in West Bengal. International Journal on Current Research 6(12): 10554-10557 (ISSN: 0975-833X).
113. Biswas, J.K.and S. Rana (2013).Treatment wetlands as ecotechnological tools for regenerative reclamation of wastewater: experiences from working with Kalyani Model. Journal of Clean Energy Technologies 2(1): 23-27 (ISSN: 1793-821X).
114. J.K. Biswas (2013). Relationship between Economics and Environment: Evolution from Conflict to Reconciliation. Dasadishi: 233-240.
115. J.K.Biswas (2012).Anatomy of consumerism as the cardinal cause of current chronic environmental crisis.Academic Spectrum 3(4): 1- 10. (ISSN: 0976-9323)
116. J.K.Biswas (2012). The fraying golden triangle of religion, man and nature: Looking for causal root and recue-route for the environment’s cause. Academic Spectrum 3(4): 1- 10 (ISSN: 0976-9323).
117. J.K. Biswas (2011). Rabindranath Tagore’s thoughts on nature and environment.Academic Spectrum 2(2): 1-9. (ISSN: 0976-9323)
118. S. Rana, J. Jana, S.K., Bag, S.Mukherjee (Roy), J.K. Biswas, S. Ganguly (Lahiri), D. Sarkar (Paria) and B.B. Jana (2011).Performance of constructed wetlands in the reduction of cadmium in a sewage treatment cum fish farm at Kalyani, West Bengal, India.Ecological Engineering 37: 2096-2100. (Elsevier; ISSN: 0925-8574;Impact Factor: 3.041)
119. J.K.Biswas (2011).Vivekananda’s vision in the light of environmental ethics.Academic Spectrum 2(3): 1- 6. (ISSN: 0976-9323).
120. J.K.Biswas and B.B. Jana (2010). Efficacy of certain chemical candidates in controlling internal phosphorus loading in a eutrophic pond system: Pattern of phosphorus sequestration in different depths of sediment. Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering 4(7): 1-14. (David Pub., USA). (ISSN: 1934-8932)
121. J.K.Biswas and B.B. Jana (2010). Applying ecological engineering in wastewater reclamation: Principles and practices.Academic Spectrum 1(1): 141-156. (ISSN: 0976-9323)
122. J.K.Biswas, S. Rana, J.N. Bhakta and B.B. Jana (2009).Bioturbation potential of chironomid larvae for the sediment-water phosphorus exchange in simulated pond systems of varied nutrient enrichment.Ecological Engineering 35: 1444-1453 (Elsevier; ISSN: 0925-8574;Impact Factor: 3.041)
123. J.N. Bhakta, J.K.Biswas, P. Bhakta, Y. Munekageand B.B. Jana (2009). Fish stocking density induced growth responses of some biogeochemical cycling bacterial population. Brazilian Journal of Aquatic Science and Technology 13(2): 45-50. (ISSN: 18087035)
124. J.N. Bhakta, J. K. Biswas and B. B. Jana (2007). Influence of physical raking and biological process in the mud-water exchange dynamics of P in fish culture ponds. Journal of Applied Science and Environmental Management11(2): 71-75. (ISSN:1119-8362)
125. J.K.Biswas, D. Sarkar, P. Chakraborty, J.N. Bhakta and B.B. Jana (2006).Density dependent ambient ammonium as the key factor for optimization of stocking density of common carp in small holding tanks.Aquaculture 261: 952-959. (Elsevier; Impact Factor: 3.022) (ISSN: 0044-8486)
126. J.N. Bhakta, J.K. Biswas and B.B. Jana (2006).Study of C dynamics between mud and water by the influence of physical raking and biological condition using radioactive 14C.Asian Journal of Experimental Sciences20(1): 127-132. (ISSN: 0971-5444)
127. P. Chakraborty, J.K. Biswas and B.B. Jana (2004).Sediment raking as a tool for enhancement of phosphate and productivity of water in tropical pond system.Hydrobiologia 524: 157-165. (Springer; Impact Factor: 2.165) (ISSN: 0018-8158)
128. B.B. Jana, P. Chakraborty, J.K. Biswas and S. Ganguly (2001). Biogeochemical cycling bacteria as indices of pond fertilization: Importance of CNP ratios of input fertilizers. Journal of Applied Microbiology 90: 733-740 (Wiley-Blackwell; Impact Factor: 2.683) (ISSN:1365-2672)
(B) Full Papers in Conference Proceedings: Ten (10)
129. J.K. Biswas (2019). Ecotechnology for ecorestoration: Borrowing pearls of wisdom from Nature. Proceedings of International Conference on Aquatic Resources & Sustainable Management (In press).
130. Biman Gati Gupta, Jayanta K. Biswas and Kamalesh M. Agrawal (2016).Textile Effluent-Surface Water Pollution and Its Remedial Measures at Maheshtala Textile Cluster, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal, India.Proceedings of World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016, 234-246 pp.
131. Biman Gati Gupta, Kamales M. Agrawal and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2016).Effects of heavy metals of bleaching and dyeing effluent on soil, vegetables, and fruits in the Maheshtala region in West Bengal, India, Proceedings of World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016, 23-32 pp.
132. Biman Gati Gupta, Jayanta K. Biswas and Kamalesh M. Agrawal (2016).Severe contamination of groundwater by bleaching and dyeing effluents at Maheshtala textile cluster, West Bengal, India: Seasonal assessment by multivariate approach. Proceedings of 31st Indian Engineering Congress (SMART Technologies for Natural Resource Conservation and Sustainable Development), The Institution of Engineers (India)
133. J.K. Biswas. 2013. Global warming induced ecological meltdown: Life on the edge. Proceedings of the State Level Seminar on Literature and Environment organized by Centre for Development Studies and Research.
134. J.K. Biswas. 2013. Biodiversity meltdown by global warming as a weapon of mass destruction: An account of colossal ecological tragedy. Proceedings of the National Conference on Challenges in Biodiversity Conservation and Resource Management.University of Kalyani.
135. J.K. Biswas. 2012. Warming-induced marine ecological meltdown: The Warning Fingerprints of global climate change. Proceedings of National Seminar on Climate Change and its Impact on Common People; pp 13-15.
136. J.K. Biswas, B.B. Jana. 2011. Recovery and recycling of phosphorus of eutrophic pond sludge through amendment with mesotrophic pond soil: Significance of CNP ratio manipulation on microbemediated phosphorus regime and biological productivity. Proceedings of International Conference on Solid Waste Management (ICONSWM), pp 363-368.
137. Biswas, J.K.and B.B. Jana. 2010. Modulation of phosphorus flux at sediment water interface through biotic eco-engineering by larvae of Chironomus sp. under simulated conditions: A classic case of benthic bioturbation. Proceedings of National Symposium on Dimensions of Animal Science Researches and Human Need, pp 59-70.
138. Biswas, J.K. and S.C. Santra. 2000. Heavy metal levels in marketable vegetables and fishes in Calcutta Metropolitan Area, India. In: B. B. Jana, R. D. Banerjee, B. Guterstam and J. Heeb (eds.), Waste Recycling and Resource Management in the Developing World: Ecological Engineering Approach, University of Kalyani, India and International Ecological Engineering Society, Switzerland, 371-376 pp.

Books Published / Book Chapters

Books published: Six (6); One (1) in press
1. Mahendra Rai and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (Eds.) (2018).Nanomaterials: Ecotoxicity, Safety and Public Perception. Springer Nature, Switzerland. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05144-0 (ISBN 978-3-030-05144-0)
2. Sujit Kumar Biswas and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2012).Breastfeeding and Baby Food (Stanyapan o Shishur Aahar) (in Bengali).
3. Soma Mukherjee, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Neera Sen Sarkar and Ashis Kumar Panigrahi (Eds) (2020). Vision Towards Environmentally Sustainable Future. New Delhi Publisher.
4. Maulin P Shah, Susana Rodriguez Couto and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (Eds) (2021). Development in Wastewater Treatment Research and Processes: Removal of Emerging Contaminants from Wastewater through Bio-Nanotechnology (Elsevier) ISBN: 9780323855839
5. Maulin P Shah, Susana Rodriguez Couto, Celia Vargas-De-La-Cruz and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (Eds) (2021). An Integration of Phycoremediation Processes in Wastewater Treatment. (Elsevier) ISBN: 978-1-53619-896-6
6. Maulin P Shah, Susana Rodriguez Couto and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (Eds) (2021).An Innovative Role of Biofiltration in Waste Water Treatment Plants. (Elsevier; in press)
7. Vineet Kumar, Vinod Kumar Garg, Sunil Kumar and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2021). Omics for Environmental Engineering and Microbiology Systems. CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group), USA (in press)
Articles / Chapters published in Books: Twenty nine (29)
1. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Monojit Mondal, Vineet Kumar, Amit Bhatnagar, Soma Biswas, Meththika Vithanage (2022). Nature-inspired ecotechnological approaches towards recycling and recovery of resources from wastewater. In: Integrated Environmental Technologies for Wastewater Treatment and Sustainable Development. (Elsevier)
2. Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Santosh Kumar Sarkar (2021).Aquatic life at risk under global warming and climate change regime. In: Filho W. L. et al. (Eds) Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Life Below Water (Springer; in press)
3. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Antima Mitra, Maulin P. Shah, Susana Rodríguez-Couto (2021). Nanoadsorbents for scavenging emerging contaminants from wastewater. In: M. P. Shah, S. Rodríguez-Couto, J. K. Biswas (Eds.) Development in Wastewater Treatment Research and Processes: Removal of Emerging Contaminants from Wastewater through Bio-Nanotechnology. (Elsevier) DOI:10.1016/B978-0-323-85583-9.00024-7
4. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Antima Mitra, Maulin P. Shah, Susana Rodríguez-Couto (2021). Win-win wastewater phycoremediation: Coupled carbon sequestration and heavy metal removal. In: M. P. Shah, S. Rodríguez-Couto, J. K. Biswas (Eds.) An Integration of Phycoremediation Processes in Wastewater Treatment. (Elsevier) DOI:10.1016/B978-0-12-823499-0.00031-6
5. Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Antima Mitra (2021).Role of Nanoparticles in Environmental Management. In book: Microbial Synthesis of Nanomaterials (Nova Science Publishers)
6. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Anurupa Banerjee and Soumyajit Biswas (2021).Microbes and marine oil spills: Oil-eating bugs can cure oily sea-sickness. In: P. Das et al. (Eds.) Advances in oil-water separation: A complete guide for physical, chemical, and Biological processes. (Elsevier; in press)
7.Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Sukanta Rana, Erik Meers (2020). Bioregenerative nutrient recovery from human urine: Closing the loop for turning waste into wealth. In: Meers, E., Velthof, G., Michels, E., Rietra (eds.), Biorefinery of Inorganics: Recovering Mineral Nutrients from Biomass and Organic Waste (Wiley) 161-176p.
8. Binoy Sarkar, Raj Mukhopadhyay, Asit Mandal, Sanchita Mandal, Meththika Vithanage, Jayanta Kumar Biswas (2020). Sorption and desorption of agro-pesticides in soils. In: M.N.V. Prasad (Ed.), Agrochemicals Detection, Treatment and Remediation (Elsevier) .DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-08-103017-2.00008-8
9. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Purushothaman Chirakkuzhyi Abhilash, Maulin Shah and Mahendra Rai (2020). Ecotechnology for ecoremediation: Borrowing pearls of wisdom from Nature. In: S. Mukherjee, J. K. Biswas, N. Sen Sarkar, A. K. Panigrahi (Eds.) Vision Towards Environmentally Sustainable Future (New Delhi Publishers)
10. Bhabananda Biswas, Ramkrishna Nirola, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Lily Pereg, Ian R. Willett, Ravi Naidu (2019).Environmental microbial health under changing climates: State, implication and initiatives for high-performance soils. In: Ratan Lal (Ed.), Sustainable Agriculture Reviews 29 DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-26265-5_1 (Springer).
11. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Mahendra Rai, Monojit Mondal and Avinash P Ingle (2018).The flop side of using heavy metal(oids)s in the traditional medicine: Toxic insults and injury to human health. In: Mahendra Rai et al. (Eds): Biomedical Applications of Metals (Springer).DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-74814-6_12
12. Avinash Ingle, Priti Paralikar, Sudhir Shende, Indar Gupta, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Luiza Martins and Mahendra Rai (2018). Copper in Medicine: Perspectives and Toxicity. In: Mahendra Rai et al. (Eds): Biomedical Applications of Metals (Springer).DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-74814-6_4
13. Jayanta Kumar Biswas and Punarbasu Choudhury (2018).State-of-the-art of living technologies for wastewater treatment: Ecotech approaches banking on Nature’s library. In: B.C. Mahapatra, A.K. Roy and N.C. Pramanick (Eds.), Sustainable Management of Aquatic Resources, Part II, Narendra Publishing House, N. Delhi.637-656p
14. Viraj Gunarathne, Sonia Mayakaduwa, Ahamed Ashiq, S.R. Weerakoon, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Meththika Vithanage (2018). Transgenic plants: Benefits, applications and potential risks in phytoremediation.In: MNV Prasad (Ed.) Transgenic Plant Technology for Remediation of Toxic Metals and Metalloids. Academic Press (Elsevier) DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-814389-6.00005-5
15.Gunarathne, V., Gunatilake, S. R., Wanasinghe, S. T., Atugoda, T., Wijekoon, P., Biswas, J. K., & Vithanage, M. (2020). Phytoremediation for E-waste contaminated sites. In Handbook of Electronic Waste Management (pp. 141-170). Butterworth-Heinemann.
16. Peeranart Kidde, Jatindra K. Pradhan, Sanchita Mandal, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, BinoySarkar (2018). An overview of treatment technologies of e-wastes.In: M.N.V. Prasad and M. Vithanage (Eds.),Handbook of Electronic Waste Management Best Practices, Elsevier.DOI:10.1016/B978-0-12-817030-4.00022-X
17.Binoy Sarkar, Sanchita Mandal, Meththika Vithanage, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Haakrho Yi, Yiu Fai Tsang and Yong Sik Ok (2019). Sustainable sludge management by removing emerging contaminants from urban wastewater using carbon nanotubes.In: MNV Prasad et al. (Eds) Industrial and Municipal Sludge. ElsevierDOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-815907-1.00024-6
18. Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Mahendra K. Rai, Monojit Mondal, and Avinash Ingle (2018). Nano-bio interactions and ecotoxicity: Plenty of room at the bottom but tyranny at the top! In: Mahendra Rai and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (Eds:) Nanomaterials: Ecotoxicity, Safety and Public Perception, Springer Nature, Switzerland.DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05144-0_2
19. Mahendra Rai, Indar Gupta, Avinash Ingle, Jayanta Kumar Biswas, Olga V. Sinitsyna (2018). Nanomaterials: What are they, why they cause ecotoxicity, and how this can be dealt with?In: Mahendra Rai and Jayanta Kumar Biswas(Eds:) Nanomaterials: Ecotoxicity, Safety and Public Perception,Springer Nature, Switzerland..DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05144-0_1
20. Sanchita Mandal, Binoy Sarkar, Raj Mukhopadhyay, Jayanta Kumar Biswas and K. M. Manjaiah (2018). Microparticle-supported nanocomposites for safe environmental applications. In: Mahendra Rai and Jayanta Kumar Biswas (Eds:) Nanomaterials: Ecotoxicity, Safety and Public Perception, SpringerNature, Switzerland.DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-05144-0_15
21. J.K. Biswas and Praveen Maurye (2016).Aquaculture Biotechnology: Prospects and Challenges. Santra, S.C. (Ed.), Progress of Biotechnology in India. ENVIS Centre, University of Kalyani, 1-15pp.
22. J.K. Biswas (2016). Khandadarshane Dooars: Ghurte ghurte prakritipath. In: Bangiya Bhugol Mancha (ed.) Bhougolik Abhiyan (in Bengali). 66-69pp.
23. J.K. Biswas (2015). Biological Fingerprints of Global Warming: Ecological Meltdown and Biodiversity Erosion. In P.K.Sarkar (ed.). Global Climate Change and its Impact on Indian Sub-Continent (in Bengali).72-87pp.
24. J.K. Biswas. 2013. Ecological impacts of climate change on aquatic ecosystems and fishery resources.
25. J.K. Biswas. 2012. Prakriti o Paribesh: Rabindranather Bhashay o Bhabnay. In: Rabindranath: Rayechha Nayane Nayane Edited by B. Goswami.
26. Biswas, J.K. and B.B. Jana (2006). Resource Management and Conservation; Basics of Environmental Management. In R.D. Banerjee and B.B. Jana (Eds); Published by DODL, University of Kalyani; p.24-36
27. Biswas, J.K. and B.B. Jana(2006). Energy Management; Basics of Environmental Management; Eds. R.D. Banerjee and B.B. Jana; Published by DODL, University of Kalyani; p. 64-76
28. Biswas, J.K. (2006). Pest Management. Basics of Environmental Management; Eds. R.D. Banerjee and B.B. Jana; Published by DODL, University of Kalyani; p. 49-58.
29. Biswas, J.K. and R.D. Banerjee (2006). Pesticidal Pollution Management.ollution Management; Eds. R.D. Banerjee and B.B. Jana; Published by DODL, University of Kalyani. p. 66-72.

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Membership of Learned Societies

(1) Member, International Association for Ecology (INTECOL)
(2) Member, International Society for Environmental Information Systems (ISEIS), Canada
(3) Life Member, National Institute of Ecology-India, New Delhi
(4) Life Member & Fellow, West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology (WAST), Kolkata
(5) Life Member & Fellow, The Zoological Society, Kolkata
(6) Life Member & Fellow, Zoological Society of India, Bodh Gaya
(7) Life Member & Fellow, National Environmentalists’ Association, Ranchi
(8) Life Member, Indian Science News Association (ISNA) , Kolkata
(9) Life Member, Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA) , Kolkata

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Research Supervision

Supervised/supervising 10 PhD and 39 MSc & MTech dissertation