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62.  Cu4TiTe4: synthesis, crystal structure and chemical bonding

A. Lakshan, K. Buxi, A. Dutta, F. Wang and P. P. Jana*

Inorganic Chemistry(2023)



61.  Atomic site preference, electronic structures, and magnetic properties of γ-brass type pseudo-binary Mn2Zn11–Ni2Zn11 at high Mn-contents

S. Ghanta, A. Mondal,  A. Das,  R. Dey, M. D. Silva, J. Pham, A. K. Bera,  B. Saha,  S. M. Yusuf,  J. Dolinšek and P. P. Jana*

Journal of Alloys and Compounds,(2022)


60.  Selective chemical substitution of Cu in the structure of TiAl3 type InPd3: experimental and theoretical studies

N. Roy, S. K. Kuila, Harshit, P. Pramanik and P. P. Jana*

European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry,(2022)

59.  Crystal structure, electronic structure and phase stability of the Cu2-xMxCd (M=Zn, Ga, Ge, Sn) pseudo-binary Laves phases: effect of valence electron concentration

N. Roy, S. K. Kuila, A. Mondal, R. Sikdar, Harshit, S. Ghanta, Fei Wang, P. P. Jana*.

Journal of Solid State Chemistry (2022)

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58.  Hydrogen storage properties of ternary ordered cubic Laves phase Cu3Cd2In: electronic structure and bonding approach

Harshit† ; N. Roy†; P. P. Jana*.

(† These authors contributed equally to this work.)

Journal of Solid State Chemistry (2022)

57. Formation and stability of Rh2Cd5 and its structural correlation with RhCd and Rh3Cd5-δ ( δ~0.56 )

N. Roy; B. Koley; Harshit; P. P. Jana*.

Z. Kristallogr. Cryst. Mater. (2022)

55. Structural and theoretical investigations on the unique coloring scheme of γ-Brass type phase: Cu5+δCd8-δ (-1.0 ≤ δ ≤ 0.1)

N. Roy; Harshit; A. Mondal; Fei Wang; P. P. Jana*.

Zeitschrift für anorganische und allgemeine Chemie (ZAAC)(2022)



54. Temperature-induced phase transition in Cu4TiSe4

B. Koley, A. Lakshan, P. P. Jana*.

European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry,(2021)

53. Hydrogen storage properties of hexagonal C14 Laves phase Cu2Cd: a DFT study

N. Roy; S. Kumari; Harshit, P. A. Deshpande*, P. P. Jana*

Journal of Solid State Chemistry(2021)

52. Intercalates of Bi2Se3 studied in situ by time-resolved powder X-ray diffraction and neutron diffraction

M. E. KammingaS. J. CassidyP. P. JanaM. ElgamlNicola D. Kelly, and  S. J. Clarke*

Dalton Transactions, Issue 33,(2021)

51. The γ-brass type Cu–rich complex intermetallic phase Cu41Sn11: Structure and electrochemical study

S. Misra, D. Paharib, S. Giri, F. Wang, S. Puravankara, P. P. Jana*

Solid State Sciences, Vol 119, 2021, 106682

50. The structural evolution of tetradymite-type Sb2Te3 in alkali ion batteries

C. Gillarda, P. P. Jana, M. Avdeevcd, N. Sharma*

Journal of Alloys and Compounds,Vol. 871, 2021, 159378

49. Structure and Spin-Glass Magnetism of the MnxNi2Zn11-x Pseudobinary γ-Brasses at Low Mn Contents

S. Ghanta, A. Das, P. P. Jana*, S. Vrtnik, D. Gačnik, J. Luzar, A. Jelen, P. Koželj, M. Wencka, J. Dolinšek*

Inorg. Chem. 2021, 60, 16, 12226–12236

48. Site preference and atomic ordering in the ternary Rh5Ga2As: first-principles calculations

N. Roy, S. Giri, Harshit, P. P. Jana*

Z. Kristallogr. Cryst. Mater. 2021 236(5-7): 147-154

47. The phase evolution of tetradymite-type bismuth selenide in alkali ion batteries

C. Gillard, K. Djohari, P. P. Jana, M. Avdeev, N. Sharma*

Journal of Solid State Chemistry2021, 122241.

46. A vacancy driven intermetallic phase Rh3Cd5-δ

Biplab Koley, Nilanjan Roy†, Harshit, Subhadip Mallick, Arkadiy Simonov, Partha P. Jana* († These authors contributed equally to this work.)

Inorganic Chemistry 2021, 60, 5488.

45. A partly disordered 2x2x2 –superstructure of gamma-brass related phase in Mn-Ni-Zn System

Sivaprasad Ghanta, A. Das, R. Kamboj, P. P. Jana*

Z. Kristallogr. Cryst. Mater. 2021, 236, 71.

44. Synthesis, crystal Structure, electronic structure and catalytic properties of Ni3GaSb

Nilanjan Roy, S. Kumari, R. Sikdar, A. Sharma, Harshit,  S. Ghanta, S. Sharma, P. A. Despande and P. P. Jana*

European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry, 2021, 1410.

43. Site preference, atomic ordering, electronic structure and chemical bonding of A3Pd5 (A= Mg, Al, Ga): first principle study

Harshit†, Nilanjan Roy†, A. Chakrabarty and P. P. Jana* († These authors contributed equally to this work.)

Solid State Sciences, 2021, 106544.

42. Ultralow lattice thermal conductivity at room temperature in Cu4TiSe4 

Biplab Koley, A. Lakshan, P. R.  Raghuvanshi, C. Singh, A. Bhattyacharya, P. P. Jana*

Angew. Chem. 2021, 60, 2-10



41. γ-brass type structures with I-and P-cell in the ternary Cu–Zn–In system

Samiran Misra, S. Giri,  P. P. Jana*

Z. Kristallogr. Cryst. Mater. 2020 , 235, 591-597

40. Structure and stability of γ1-brass AuZn2.1 : a γ-brass related complex phase in the Au-Zn system

Biplab Koley, S. Thimmaiah, S. Lidin and Partha P. Jana*

Acta Crystallographica Section B. 2020 , 76, 1109-1116

39.Synthesis, crystal structures, phase width and electrochemical performances of γ-brass type phases in Cu–Zn–Sn system

Samiran Misra, Debanjana Pahari, Souvik Giri, Sreeraj Puravankara,  Partha P. Jana*

Journal of Alloys and Compound, 2020, 157372.

38. Electrochemical alloying/dealloying mechanism of ternary intermetallic Cu6-δZn2+δSb2 (δ = 0 and 1) as anode for Li-ion and Na-ion batteries

Debanjana Pahari, Samiran Misra, Partha P. Jana, Sreeraj Puravankara*

Journal of Solid State Chemistry , 2020, 292, 121660.

37. Site preference and atomic ordering in the structure of In3Pd5: first-principles calculation analysis

Nilanjan Roy, Aurab Chakrabarty, Biplab Koley, T. Saha dasgupta and Partha P. Jana*

Journal of Solid State Chemistry, 2020, 290, 121567.

36. Chemical substitution of Zn in the structure of ordered Cu6Zn2Sb2: a structural and theoretical study

Samiran Misra, Subhadip Mallick, Biplab Koley, Swastika Chatterjee,  Fei Wang and Partha P. Jana*

Solid State Sciences 2020, 107,106333.

35. Unusual crystallographic ordering of two neighbouring elements-Cd and In in Cd2Cu3In,  the first example in ternary Laves phase

Samiran Misra, Biplab Koley, Suraj Mahato, Fei Wang and Partha P. Jana*

Journal of Alloys and Compound, 2020, 844, 156054.

34. Formation of γ-brass type pseudo-binary Ni2Zn11-4δXδ  (0≤δ≤∼0.13) (X = In and Ga) by an exchange mechanism

Ghanta Sivaprasad, Rajat Kamboj, Nikhil G. Mohan and Partha P. Jana*

Journal of Solid State Chemistry2020, 121465.

33. Electrochemical phase evolution of tetradymite-type Bi2Te3 in lithium, sodium and potassium ion half cells

C.H.R. Gillard, Partha P. Jana, A. Rawal, N. Sharma*

Journal of Alloys and Compounds2020, 155621.

32. Crystal structures of two closely resembled 2×2×2 superstructures of gamma-brass related phases in ternary Ir-Cd-Cu system

Ghanta Sivaprasad, Nilanjan Roy and Partha P. Jana*

Acta Crystallographica Section B2020, b76, 47-55.



31. Structure and stability of Au3M5 (M=Mg, Cd). 

Biplab KoleyPartha P. Jana* 

Journal of Solid State Chemistry. 2019, 274, 215-221.

30. A new descendant of the γ-brass family in the zinc rich Ni-Zn-In system

Ghanta Sivaprasad, Sudhindra Rayaprol and Partha P. Jana*

Journal of Alloys and Compounds2019, 786, 225-231.



29. Atomic ordering of two neighboring transition metals—Cu and Zn from binary CuZn to ternary Cu3ZnSb

Samiran Misra, Biplab Koley, Swastika Chatterjee, Subhadip Mallick and Partha P. Jana*

Inorg. Chem. 2018, 57, 11970-11977.

28. Asymmetric supercapacitor based on chemically coupled hybrid material of Fe2O3-Fe3O4 heterostructure and nitrogen-doped reduced graphene oxide

Sourav Mallick,  Partha P. Jana and C. Retna Raj*

ChemElectroChem. 2018, 5, 2348-2356.

27. Thermoelectric transport investigations on Cd/In substituted β-Zn4Sb3 compounds

N. Karthikeyan, G. Jaiganesh, V. Anbarasu, Partha P. Jana.  and K. Sivakumar

Materials Today Communications.  2018, 14, 128-134.


26. Thermoelectric properties of Se and Zn/Cd/Sn double substituted Co4Sb12 skutterudite compounds

N. Karthikeyan, Ghanta Sivaprasad,  G. Jaiganesh, V. Anbarasu, Partha P. Jana.  and K. Sivakumar

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys.  2017, 19, 28116-28126.

25. Tuned thermoelectric transport properties of Co2.0Sb1.6Se2.4 and Co2.0Sb1.5M0.1Se2.4 (M=Zn, Sn): Compounds with high phonon scattering 

N. Karthikeyan, Ghanta Sivaprasad, Samiran Misra, G. Jaiganesh, 

Partha P. Jana.  and K. Sivakumar*

Journal of Alloys and Compounds.  2017, 729, 303-312.

24. RhCd9+δ (−1.18≤δ≤0.29) a γ-brass related cubic giant cell structure. 

Partha P. Jana*

Zeitschrift für Kristallographie - Crystalline Materials 2017, 232, 611-617.

23. Rh8Cd43: A rhombohedral variant of a cubic giant cell structure. 

Biplab Koley, Ghanta Sivaprasad, Samiran Misra, Partha P. Jana* 

Journal of Alloys and Compounds 2017, 695, 3760-3766.

22. Synthesis, crystal structure and electronic structure of the binary phase Rh2Cd5

Biplab Koley, S. Chatterjee, Partha P. Jana* 

Journal of Solid State Chemistry.  2017, 246,  302-308.

21. Co-crystallization of Keggin Type Polyoxometalates [HL]3[PW12O40] and [Ln(DMF)8][PW12O40] (Ln = La, Dy, Yb) (L = N-(2-hydroxyphenyl)-3- methoxysalicylideneamine): Syntheses, Structures and Magnetic Properties. 

S. Saha, P. P. Jana, C. J. Gómez-García, K. Harms and H. P. Nayek*

Polyhedron, 2016, 104, 58-62.

20. Lanthanide (III) Morpholine 4-Dithiocarbamate Complexes: Pr(III) Derivative Shows First Example of Polymeric Lanthanide(III) Dithiocarbamate. 

M. Mahato, P. P. Jana, K. Harms and H. P. Nayek*

RSC Advances, 2015, 5, 62167-62172.

19. Variation in crystalline architectures through supramolecular interactions in copper(II) complexes with tridentate N2O donor Schiff bases. 

S. Jana, P. P. Jana, S. Chattopadhyay*

J. Coord. Chem. 2015, 68, 2520–2538

18.  A Microporous La-Metal-Organic Framework with Large Surface Area.

S. Pal, A. Bhunia, P. P. Jana, S. Dey, J. Möllmer, C. Janiak, H. P. Nayek*

Chem. Eur. J. 2015, 21, 2789-2792.

17.  AuCd4-a Hume-Rothery Phase with VEC of 1.8 and Icosahedral and Trigonal- Prismatic Clusters as Basic Building Blocks.

P. P. Jana*, S. Lidin

Inorganic Chemistry 2015, 54, 713-721.

16.  A combined experimental and computational study of supramolecular assemblies in ternary copper(II) complexes with a tetradentate N4 donor Schiff base and halides.

A. Bhattacharyya, P. K. Bhaumik, A. Bauzáb, P. P. Jana, A. Fronterab, M. G. B. Drewd, S. Chattopadhyaya*

RSC Adv., 2014,4, 58643.-58651.

15.  Mononuclear complexes and a coordination polymer of the 2-pyridylamino (NH2Py) functionalized P(V) ligand.

S. Pal, P. P. Jana, H. P. Nayak*

RSC Adv., 2014,4, 26902-26906.

14.  Anion mediated diversity in the nuclearity of nickel (II) complexes with a N2O donor Schiff base: Formation of a supra-molecular chain via Br•••Br interaction.

A. Bhattacharyya, P. Bhowmik, P. P. Jana,  S. Chattopadhyaya*

Polyhedron 2014, 78, 40-45.

13.  CrZn17+δ (-0.75≤δ≤2.00): a partly disordered complex intermetallic compound.

P. P. Jana*

 J. Alloys Compd. 2014, 610, 55-61. 

12.  Incommensurately Modulated δ″-Au1+xCd2–x Formed by an Unquenchable Phase Transformation from the γ-Brass δ′-Phase.

P. P. Jana*, S. Lidin

Inorganic Chemistry 2013, 52, 12980-12985.

11.  Au10Mo4Zn89: A Fully Ordered Complex Intermetallic Compound Analyzed by TOPOS.

P. P. Jana,* A. A. Pankova, S. Lidin

Inorganic Chemistry 2013, 52, 11110-11117.

10.  Site Preference and Ordering Induced by Au Substitution in the γ-Brass Related Complex Au–Cr–Zn Phases.

P. P. Jana*, R. Henderson, B. Harbrecht, S. Lidin

Inorganic Chemistry 2013, 52, 4812–4818.

9. Pd2Cd11−δ (0.21≤δ≤0.51)–a partly disordered γ-brass type phase and Pd0.238Cd0.762-a γbrass related incommensurate phase in the palladium–cadmium system.

P. P. Jana,* S. Lidin

J. Solid State Chem. 2013, 201, 244-249.

8.  Structure determination of γ-brass-related composite structures in the Ni–Zn system: a guided tour by a (3+1)-dimensional Space description.

P. P. Jana*, S. Lidin

European Journal of Inorganic Chemistry 2013, 2013,91-98.

7.   Structures of NiCd6+δ (−0.32 ≤ δ ≤ 0.35) – a γ-brass related phase, and NiCd1+δ (0 ≤ δ ≤ 0.05) – a Ti2Ni type phase in the nickel–cadmium system.

P. P. Jana*, S. Lidin

CrystEngComm. 2013, 15, 745-753.

6.  Trinuclear nickel–lanthanide compounds.

A. Bhunia, M. Yadav, Y. Lan, A. K. Powell, F. Menges,  C. Riehn,  G. Niedner-Schatteburg, P. P. Jana, R. Riedel, K. Harms, S. Dehnen, P. W. Roesky 

Dalton Trans. 2013, 42, 2445-2450.

5.   Structural impact of platinum on the incommensurably modulated γ-brass related composite structure Pd15Zn54.

P. P. Jana*, S. Lidin

Inorganic Chemistry 2012, 51, 9893-9901.

4.  Unique example of a T3(2)4(2)3(2)6(2) water tape containing acetate–water hybrid hexamer in a heterometallicschiff base complex host.

P. Bhowmik,  S. Jana, P. P. Jana, K. Harms, S. Chattopadhyaya*

Inorganic Chemistry Commun. 2012, 18, 50-56.

3.  Anion mediated diversity in the H-bonded assembly of a series of hetero-nuclearcopper(II)/sodium(I) compounds.

P. Bhowmik,  S. Jana, P. P. Jana, K. Harms, S. Chattopadhyaya*

Inorg. Chim. Acta 2012, 390, 53–60.

2.  Synthesis and characterisation of two double EE azido and thiocyanato bridged dimeric Cu(II) complexes with tridentate Schiff bases as blocking ligands.

S. Jana, P. Bhowmik, M. Das, P. P. Jana

Polyhedron. 2012, 37, 21–26.

1.   Reduction of α, β-unsaturated carbonyl compounds by palladium(II) and nickel(II) complexes having nitrogen-containing ligands.

P. P. Jana, R. Sarma, J. B. Baruah

J. Mol. Catal. A: Chem. 2008, 289, 57-60.

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