Dr. Lakhya Jyoti Borthakur | Chemistry | Best Researcher Award

Nowgong College | India

Author Profile



Early Academic Pursuits

Dr. Lakhya Jyoti Borthakur's academic journey began with a B.Sc. in Chemistry from B. Borooah College, Guwahati, Assam, affiliated with Gauhati University, completed in 2002. He then pursued an M.Sc. in Chemistry with a specialization in Physical Chemistry from Gauhati University, Assam, in 2004. His academic pursuits culminated with a Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences from Tezpur University, Assam, in 2011, under the supervision of Prof. S. K. Dolui. His doctoral thesis was titled “Development of Core-shell Latex Particles by Emulsion Polymerization.”

Professional Endeavors

Dr. Borthakur's professional career began as a Junior Research Fellow at the Department of Chemical Sciences, Tezpur University, from August 2005 to September 2007. Since September 2007, he has been serving as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Nowgong College, Assam. Over his 14+ years of teaching, he has been dedicated to imparting knowledge in Physical Chemistry and Spectroscopy to undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Contributions and Research Focus

Dr. Borthakur has supervised 20 M.Sc. dissertations and is currently guiding 4 Ph.D. students. He has co-authored three books and supervised three research projects. His research is prominently published in 21 peer-reviewed international journals with significant impact factors. His work primarily focuses on:

* Development of core-shell latex particles by emulsion polymerization.

* Photocatalytic materials for environmental applications.

* Nanocomposites for energy storage devices.

* Nanomaterials for sensing applications.

Accolades and Recognition

Dr. Borthakur's excellence in academia and research has been acknowledged through several recognitions:

* Qualified UGC-CSIR NET (LS) in December 2004.

* Editor of the journal ‘Delve,’ a research journal of Nowgong College, from 2013 to 2020.

  • Associate Editor of ACTA journal since 2022.

Impact and Influence

Dr. Borthakur has significantly impacted the field of Physical Chemistry and Spectroscopy through his extensive research and publication record. His innovative research on nanomaterials for environmental and energy applications has contributed to advancements in these areas. His role as an educator and mentor has influenced many students, guiding them toward successful academic and research careers.

Legacy and Future Contributions

Dr. Borthakur's ongoing guidance of Ph.D. students and his involvement in cutting-edge research projects promise a lasting legacy in the field of Chemistry. His future contributions are expected to further the development of novel materials and techniques in nanotechnology, enhancing their applications in environmental and energy sectors.


Notable Publications

Algae Derived N-Doped Mesoporous Carbon Nanoflakes Fabricated with Nickel Ferrite for Photocatalytic Removal of Congo Red and Rhodamine B Dyes 2024

Zinc Cobalt Sulfide/Reduced Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite for High‐Performance Asymmetric Supercapacitor: A Microwave‐Assisted Synthesis 2024

Fabrication of CoFe2O4/sulphonated graphene oxide antibacterial nanohybrid and evaluation of its enhanced photocatalytic activity, mechanism and pathway of degradation of textile dyes 2024 (4)

Borax cross-linked guar gum hydrogel-based self healing polymer electrolytes filled with ceramic nanofibers towards high-performance green energy storage applications 2024 (1)

Photocatalytic Nanojunction of Cobalt Ferrite Anchored Sulfonated Graphene for Reduction of Nitrophenols 2023 (10)






Lakhya Jyoti Borthakur | Chemistry | Best Researcher Award