On the 5th-7th of March, 2020 Alcina Sudagar and Neha Venkatesh Rangam attended the ICONSAT - International Conference on Nano Science and Technology. This event is the series of biennial international conference held in India under the aegis of Nano Mission, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, that provides a global platform of interactions among eminent scientists to bring to fore the recent advances in the area of nanoscience and technology. It also aims to provide a potential platform for the young researchers and students from within the country and abroad to keep pace with the latest development in the emerging areas of Nano Science and Technology.

NaMeS PhD students had the opportunity to present their research at a poster session. Neha Rangam presented a poster on “Understanding the cytotoxic effect of surface grafted Fe3O4 nanoparticles for HeLa cells” having co-authors B. Lesiak, P. Jiricek, I. Gordeev, J. Tóth, L. Kövér, M. Mohai. Alcina Sudagar presented a poster on the research work related to industrial byproduct mediated synthesis of nanoparticles based on orthophosphate.


5-7 March, 2020


Kolkata, India


S. N. Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences


Alcina Sudagar

Neha Venkatesh Rangam

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 711859.