Ph D in Chemistry (Gauhati University and Materials Science Division, CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam).
M.Sc in Chemistry (Department of Chemistry, Gauhati University).
B.Sc in Chemistry (Department of Chemistry, B. Barooah College, Guwahati).
Absorption and Surface Chemistry (Experimental study and Theoretical modelling), Processing of Ores and Minerals.
Teaching : Guest Assistant Professor at department of Chemistry, Rajiv Gandhi University, A Central University, Arunachal Pradesh, India.
Research : Senior Research Fellow at CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam.
Career Highlights & Awards:
"CSIR-Senior research fellowship" award for research under the category "Physical Chemical Sciences" in the year 2012.
Seven (7) papers published in peer reviewed journals like Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Colloid and Surfaces A, Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering and Science and Culture.
Thirteen (13) papers in various International and National conferences.
Lists of Publications
Research papers in Journals
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Adsorption of substituted benzoic acids onto α-Al2O3 surface in mixedadsorbate mode: 2,4-Dihydroxybenzoic acid, 2,6-dihydroxybenzoic acid and 1,2,4-benzenetricarboxylic acid (trimellitic acid) J. Environ. Chem. Eng. 2017, 5, 2976–2985.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Specific ion effect on the point of zero charge of α-alumina and on the adsorption of 3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid onto α-alumina surface Colloids Surf. A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 2014, 457, 419-424.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Comparative adsorption involving ortho- and para- hydroxybenzoic acids in mixed-adsorbate mode onto α-alumina surface: Effect of molecular structure J. Environ. Chem. Eng. 2014, 2, 90-99.
Nabanita Saikia, Jyotirmoy Sarma, Jayanta M. Borah and Sekh Mahiuddin - Adsorption of 3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid onto hematite surface in aqueous medium: Importance of position of phenolic –OH groups and understanding of the same using catechol as an auxiliary model J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2013, 398, 227-233.
Jayanta M. Borah, Jyotirmoy Sarma, Sekh Mahiuddin Influence of functional groups on the adsorption behaviour of substituted-benzoic acids at the α-alumina/water interface Colloid surf. A: 2011, 375, 42-49.
Jayanta M. Borah, Jyotirmoy Sarma, Sekh Mahiuddin - Adsorption comparison at the α-alumina/water interface: 3,4-Dihydroxybenzoic acid vs. catechol Colloid surf. A: 2011, 387, 50-56.
Jyotirmoy Sarma, Sanchayita Rajkhowa, Namrata Sarma and Sekh mahiuddin - Beneficiation of Indian iron ore slime and fines: Effect of surface-active agent and specific ion effects - Sci. Cult. 2011, 77, 486-491.
Research Papers in National and International Seminar/Conference Proceedings
Jyotirmoy Sarma* and Sekh Mahiuddin - Beneficiation of Indian iron ore slime using surface active agents and water recovery with sea water: An overview Procd. National conference on recent advances in applied sciences (RAAS-2018), 17-18 May, 2019, Department of applied sciences , Gauhati University, Assam, India.
Niharika Gogoi, Mousumi Bora, Jyotirmoy Sarma*, Jayanta K. Sarmah, Specific ion effect on the surface property of bio-adsorbents. Procd. International conference on emerging trends in chemical sciences (ETCS-2018), 26-28 February, 2018, Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh, Assam, India.
Rishikesh Deka, Jayanta K. Sarmah, Jyotirmoy Sarma, Prasanta J. Goutam. Hevea Brasiliensis (Rubber tree): a promising feedstock for sustainable production of biodiesel in Assam. Procd. National Symposium on recent trends in chemical sciences. October 12-13, 2017, Department of Chemistry, NIT Meghalaya, Shillong, India.
Anjan Jyoti Nath, Naba Jyoti Saikia, Jayanta K. Sarmah, Jyotirmoy Sarma*, Determination of the surface charge of oxide dispersons in aqueous solution by a simple pH-metric method. Procd. Abstract ID: PP-3021, ICETNMST-2017, 4-6 January, NIT Nagaland.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin. Ion specificity on the surface charge of α-Al2O3 and on the adsorption of 3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid onto α-Al2O3 surface. Procd. MRSI North East symposium on “Advanced materials for sustainable applications”, February 18-21, 2016, CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Iron ore slime suspension in presence of surface-active agent and characterization of the produced dispersed phase. Procd. CDCS, National symposium in Chemistry, November 23-24, 2015, Tezpuur University, Tezpur, Assam.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Competitive vs. co-operative adsorption in mixed-adsorbate mode: 2,4- and 2,6-dihydroxybenzoic and 1,2,4-benzenetricarboxylic acids. Procd. 8th Mid-Year CRSI National Symposium in Chemistry, July 10-12, 2014, CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat, Assam, abstract ID: 28076.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Adsorption of 3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid onto metal oxide surface and the specific ion effects Procd. International Conference on Chemistry Frontiers & Challenges, ICCFC-13, March 2-3, 2013, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, paper ID: 148, p. 28.
Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Adsorption of 2,4- and 2,6-dihydroxybenzoic acids onto α-alumina surface from the mixture in aqueous medium Procd. National Seminar on Advances in Chemical Sciences (ACS-2013), March 1-2, 2013, M.D. University, Rohtak, India, OP-1.
Jyotirmoy Sarma , Namrata Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin Flocculation studies of iron ore tailings using saline water. Procd. International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC-2012), September 24-28, New-Delhi, India, 2012, Paper no. 382.
Jyotirmoy Sarma, Jayanta M Borah, Manash R Das and Sekh Mahiuddin - Competitive adsorption of well defined components of NOM onto α-alumina surface in aqueous medium. Procd. National Seminar on Membranes, Microemulsions and Self-Assembled Systems (MMSAS-2010), September 28-30, 2010, SMU, Sikkim, OP-15, p. 60.
Namrata Sarma, Jyotirmoy Sarma and Sekh Mahiuddin - Dispersion of gangue minerals from iron ore slime using surface active agent Procd. National Seminar on Recent Advances in Chemical Sciences, Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh, March 26-27, 2009, P.18.
Nabanita Saikia, Jayanta M Borah, Namrata Sarma, Jyotirmoy Sarma, Manash R Das and Sekh Mahiuddin. Interaction of natural organic matter analogues with the hematite surfaces under different chemical environments Procd. Int. Seminar on Miner. Proc. Technol. (MPT-2009), IMMT, Bhubaneswar, October 28-30, 2009, P.123.