Current employment (Title, Department & HEI)
Professor in Functional Materials
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Hannes Alfvéns väg 12
114 19 Stockholm, Sweden
Phone: +46-8-790 81 42
E-mail: [email protected]
Homepage (if applicable): https://www.aphys.kth.se/mnp/research/fum
(e.g. major research fields, statistics of publication, supervision merits/awards/membership)
Capacitive deionization, solar photocatalysis, Green Hydrogen, microplastics, water treatment
Joydeep Dutta is professor of functional materials at KTH since 2015 with research focus in the application of nanomaterials for energy and environmental mitigation. A career spanning a little over 30 years, with a year each in Japan and France, a decade in Switzerland (EPFL) and another decade at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand where he was Professor and vice president. Prior to moving to KTH he served as the Chair in Nanotechnology at Sultan Qaboos University in Oman for four years. Prof. Dutta is an award winning author (Choice award for Outstanding Academic title of 2010 from American Library Association).
In 2020 his research was chosen in the top 100 list 2020 of the Swedish Academy of Engineering. He is amongst the top 25 researcher (h-index wise) at KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Scopus.com), top 0.3% researcher (number of papers), 0.4% researcher (h-index) & 0.5% researcher (citations) in the world (Web of science) having graduated 11 Ph.D students (currently supervising 7 PhDs) and supervised over 50+ master’s thesis in his career.