Dr. Smita Sarma

Dr. Smita Sarma

Assistant Professor

  • Faculty of Science


Name: Specialization:
Dr. Smita Sarma Inorganic Chemistry



Ph.D in Inorganic Chemistry , Title of the thesis: “Synthesis, Characterization, DFT calculation of new fluorescent
sensor for metal ions having biological and environmental


First class  (CGPA-8.4) in M.Sc (Chemistry) from Gauhati University


First class with Distinction (70.6%) in B.Sc (Chemistry) from Arya Vidyapeeth College


First class (71.8%) in AHSEC from Salt Brook Academy


First class with distinction (80%) in HSLC examination from Saint Francis De Sales School

Personal Interest

Reading Books

Working Experience


Junior Research Fellow in the Dept. of Chemistry, GU

Jan 2018-Mar 2019

Senior Research Fellow in the Dept. of Chemistry, GU

April 2019-May 2019

Teacher at Axel Public School

Dec 2021-till date

Assistant Professor, Down town University


  • Diganta Kumar Das, Priyanka Goswami, Smita Sarma,“Salicylaldehyde Phenylhydrazone: A new highly selective fluorescent lead (II) probe,” J. Fluoresc 23, 503 (2013)
  • Smita Sarma, Pradip Kr. Bhattacharya, Diganta Kumar Das, “A new fluorescent “off-on” sensor for Al3+derived from L-alanine and Salicylaldehyde”  J. Fluores 25, 1537 (2015)
  • Smita Sarma, Pradip Kr. Bhattacharya, Diganta Kumar Das, “Condensation product of L-phenylalanine and Salicylaldehyde: Fluorescent sensor for Zn2+,”J. Fluoresc 26, 899 (2016)
  • Smita Sarma, Ananya Bhowmik, Manash Jyoti Sarma, Sofia Banu, Prodeep Phukan, Diganta Kumar Das, “ Condensation product of 2-hydroxy-1-napthaldehyde and 2-aminophenol: Selective fluorescent sensor for Al3+ion and fabrication of paper strip sensor for Al3+ion,” Inorganica Chimica Acta 469, 202 (2018)
  • Smita Sarma, Bhaswati Devi, Pradip Kumar Bhattacharya, Diganta Kumar Das, “Condensation product of p-anisaldehyde and L-phenylalanine: Fluorescent “on-off” sensor for Cu2+, and IMPLICATION Logic gate” J.Fluores 30,1513 (2020)

       Book Chapters


  • A edited handbook on Laboratory Techniques, Ashok Book Stall  Publishers, ISBN: 978-93-90942-50-3, 2022
  •  Book chapter  in Recent Advances in Materials Science, EBH publishers with ISBN:   978-93-86302-74-8, 2018


Awards & Achievements

UGC-BSR Fellowship, Govt. of India