Dr. Aditya Kumar Kar

Present Position: Assistant Professor

Department of Forensic Science (Chemistry), School of Basic & Applied Sciences

E-mail: aditya1.kar@adamasuniversity.ac.in


  • Ph.D. (Analytical Chemistry (Nanotherapeutics and Nanomaterial Toxicology)), CSIR- Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow (UP)
  • M.Sc. in Forensic Science, Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (CG)
  • B.Sc.(H) in Forensic Science, Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (CG)

Research Key Areas:

  • Nanomaterial Synthesis & characterization
  • Nanotherapeutics and nanomaterial toxicology
  • Diabetic Wound Healing
  • Lip print examination for Personal Identification
  • Forensic Fingerprinting

Research Highlights:

  • ITC Best Poster presentation Award – 2018
  • SOT-2020, Anaheim USA, Graduate student Travel Award – 2020


  • Assistant Professor in Department of Forensic Science(Chemistry) (SOBAS) at ADAMAS university, Barasat, Kolkata from 26-04-2021.
  • Senior and Junior Research fellow at CSIR- Indian Institute of toxicology research, Lucknow (UP) from 04-08-2015 to 20-04-2021
  • Worked as Research Fellow (RF), National Centre for Natural Resources (NCNR) Project, funded by Department of Science and Technology (DST), at Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh from 27th October to 02nd August 2015
  • Worked as Junior Forensic Expert at Dhenge Forensic Consultancy, Raipur from 1st April 2013 to 26th October 2014

Research Publication (s):

  • Number of research papers published in International refereed journals: 15
  • Number of invited Book-Chapters: 01

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Selected Publication (s):

  1. Kar AK, Singh A, Singh D, Verma R, Shraogi N, Jagdale P, Ghosh D, and Patnaik S. Aminated Guar Gum/Ag NPs/alginate composite hydrogel effectively manages ROS for rapid wound healing in T2DM wounds. (International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, 2022, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2022.06.196)
  2. Kar AK, Singh A, Dhiman N, Purohit MP, Jagdale P, Kamthan M, Singh D, Kumar M, Ghosh D, and Patnaik S. Polymer assisted in situ synthesis of silver nanoparticles with epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) impregnated wound patch potentiate controlled inflammatory responses for brisk wound healing. [International Journal of Nanomedicine, 2019, DOI: 10.2147/IJN.S228462]
  3. Kar AK, A review on nanomaterials for developing latent fingerprints (International Journal of Forensic Sciences, 2022, DOI: 10.23880/ijfsc-16000268)
  4. Dogra S, Kar AK, Girdhar K, Daniel VP, Chatterjee S, Choubey A, Ghosh S, Patnaik S, Ghosh D, Mondal P. Zinc oxide nanoparticles attenuate hepatic steatosis development in high-fat-diet fed mice through activated AMPK signaling axis. [Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, 2019] DOI: 10.1016/j.nano.2019.01.013. (Equal First authorship)
  5. Verma N, Kar AK, Singh A, Jagdale P, Satija NK, Patnaik S, Ghosh D, Patnaik S. Adenosinemediated osteoblast-specific differentiation of a bone integrative EGCG-g-NOCC/Collagen compositescaffold for guided bone regeneration in a critical-sized calvarial defect. [Bio-Macromolecules, 2021 DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.1c00513]
  6. Singh A, Kar AK, Singh D, Verma R, Shraogi N, Zehra A, Gautam K, Sadashivam A, Ghosh D, and Patnaik S. pH-responsive eco-friendly chitosan modified cenosphere/alginate composite hydrogel beads as carrier for controlled release of Imidacloprid towards sustainable pest control. [Chemical Engineering Journal, 2021 DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2021.131215]
  7. Choubey A, Girdhar K, Kar AK, Chattopadhyay T, Dogra S, Kushwaha S, Medhi B, Bhansali A, Mantri CK, Seetharam UK, Ghosh D, Mondal P. Low dose naltrexone rescues inflammation and insulin resistance associated with hyperinsulinemia. [Journal of Biological Chemistry, 2020 DOI: 10.1101/705103]
  8. Purohit MP, Verma N, Kar AK, Singh A, Ghosh D, and Patnaik S. Inhibition of thioredoxin reductase by targeted selenopolymeric nanocarriers synergizes the therapeutic efficacy of doxorubicin in MCF7 human breast cancer cell lines. [ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017 DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b07056]
  9. Dwiwedi SK, Ali R, Singh M, Ali R, Kar AK, Ved prakash, Anbumani S, Patnaik S, Mishra A, A simple naphthalimide based PET probe for Fe3+ and selective detection of pyrophosphate through displacement approach: Cell imaging studies and logic interpretation. [Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology A: Chemistry, 2020, DOI:10.1016/j.jphotochem.2020.112854]
  10. Singh A, Dhiman N, Kar AK, Purohit MP, Singh D, Ghosh D, and Patnaik S. Advances in controlled release pesticide formulations: Prospects to safer integrated pest management and sustainable agriculture. [Journal of Hazardous Material 2020, DOI:10.1016/j.jhazmat.2019.121525]
  11. Verma N, Purohit MP, Equbal D, Dhiman N, Singh A, Kar AK,  Shankar J, Tahlan S, Patnaik S. Targeted smart pH responsive N,O-Carboxymethyl Chitosan Conjugated Nanogels for Enhanced Therapeutic Efficacy of Doxorubicin in MCF‑7 Breast Cancer Cells. [ACS, Bioconjugate Chemistry, 2016 DOI:1021/acs.bioconjchem.6b00366]
  12. Ahmadi Z, Yadav S, Kar AK, Jha D, Gautam HK, Patnaik S, Kumar  P, Sharma AK, An injectable self-assembling hydrogel based on RGD peptidomimetic β-sheets as multifunctional biomaterials. (Material Science and Engineering C, 2021, DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2021.112633)