Dr. Gongutri Borah

Dr. Gongutri Borah

Assistant Professor

  • Faculty of Paramedical Sciences


Name: Specialization:
Dr. Gongutri Borah Chemistry


PhD, Post Doc (Chemistry)

Personal Interest

Playing Badminton

Working Experience

1. Assistant Professor in University of Science and Technology, Guwahati from 01-06-2022 to 1-07-2023.
3. Contractual Assistant Professor in Handique girls’ College, Guwahati from 06-12-2021 to 31-03-2022.
4. Full Time faculty in Chemistry at Renaissance College from 01-06-2015 to 30-06-2016.
5. Guest faculty in Chemistry at Royal Academy College from 02-12-2019 to 10-12-2020.

6. Research Associate in IIT Guwahti from 02-01-2021 to 30-11-2011.


1.“OrthoFunctionalization of Benzimidates and Benzamidines”, Gongutri Borah, Binoyargha Dam, Bhisma K Patel*, ChemistrySelect, 2022, 7, 104583.
2. “Facile synthesis of Quinoline in Water” Gongutri Borah, Preetismita Borah, Arnav Bhuyan, and Bimal K. Banik* Current Organic Chemistry. 2021, 25, 175.
3. “Ir(III)-Catalyzed [4 + 2] cyclization of azobenzene and diazotized Meldrum’s acid for the synthesis of cinnolin-3(2H)-one” Gongutri Borah and Pitambar Patel* Org. Biomol. Chem.2019, 17, 2554-2563.
4. “Synthesis of Isoquinoline from Benzimidates via Ru(II)-Catalyzed C–H Alkylation/Annulations
with Diazo Compounds” Gongutri Borah, Danaboyina Ramaiah, and Pitambar Patel*,
ChemistrySelect. 2018, 3, 10333– 10337.
5. “Cp*Co(III)-catalyzed ortho-amidation of azobenzenes with dioxazolones” Gongutri Borah, Preetismita Boraha and Pitambar Patel* Org. Biomol. Chem. 2017, 15, 3854-3859.
6. “Direct Access to Indoles by IrIII-Catalyzed C–H Functionalization of Acetanilides with Diazo Compounds” Pitambar Patel* and Gongutri Borah, Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2017, 2272-2279.
7. “Synthesis of Oxindole from Acetanilide via Ir(III)-Catalyzed C–H Carbenoid Functionalization” Pitambar Patel* and Gongutri Borah, Chem. Commun. 2017, 53, 443-446.
8. “Facile synthesis of organic compounds in PEG, ScCO2 and H2O: A review”, Arabinda C. Nath and Gongutri Borah*, Current Organic Chemistry, 2022, 26, 1638-1652.
9. “Facile Multicomponent Mannich Reaction towards Biologically Active Compounds”, Preetismita Borah, Gongutri Borah, Arabinda C Nath, Wajid Latif, Bimal K Banik, Chemistry Select, 2023, 8, 3758. 

10. “Chemistry Behind the Pest Control”, Ashwini Borah, Gongutri Borah and Kabita Boruah, Ashok Publication, Guwahati, ISBN NO – 978-93-89491-06-7
11. “Heterogeneous Catalysis: Scopes in Recent Research Arena”, Dr. Kalyani Rajkumari, Biswajit Changmai, Gongutri Borah, Ashok Publication, Guwahati, ISBN NO- 978-93-89491-58-6
12.  “Recent Advances in Ru Catalyzed Transfer Hydrogenation and Its Future Perspectives”, Nidhi Tyagi, Gongutri Borah, Pitambar Patel, Danaboyina Ramaiah, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.96464
13. “Arsenic contamination in water resources and its health risk assessment”, Gongutri Borah, Prashurya Pritam Mudoi and Preetismita Borah, Elsevier, DOI: org/10.1016/B978-0-12-824058-8.00005-0
14. Metal free C-H functionalization for the synthesis of Pyrrole, Pyridine and Pyrimidine, Gongutri Borah,
Ashwini Borah and Bimal K. Bank*, Wiley, DOI: 10.1002/9783527834242.chf0208.

15. “Bites and Stings: Navigating the perils of Venom Poisoning”, Gongutri Borah*, Research in  Biomedical, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Science, ISBN: 978-93-88901-88-8. 
16. “Catalysing Clean Up: Exploring Hydrolases Vital Role in Pollutant Biodegradation” Gongutri Borah*, 
Research in Biomedical, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Science, ISBN: 978-93-88901-88-8. 
17. “From Farm to Table: Modern Approaches to Post Harvest Preservation”,  Gongutri Borah* Research  and Reviews in Agriculture Science Volume 5, ISBN: 978-93-95847-45-2. 
18.. “Merging Tech and Medicine: Biomedical Engineering at the Cutting Edge”, Gongutri Borah and  Arabinda C. Nath, Research Trends in Science and Technology volume 4, ISBN: 978-93-95847-67-4.

19. “Ir(III) catalyzed C-H alkylation of Aryl Ketone and Chromone Under mild Conditions; Two Step Synthesis of Cytosporones B and N”, Pitambar Patel*, Arup Roy and Gongutri Borah, Chemistry Select, 2023, 29, 1423. 
 20. “Beyond Traditional Methods:Facile Multicomponent Reactions as Cornerstones of Drug Development ”, Gongutri Borah and Preetismita Borah*, International journal of Innovative Science and Technology, 2023, 8, 1786.


Awards & Achievements

1. Awarded with the Certificate of Appreciation for best performing research scholar of CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat for the year 2018-2019. 

2. Completed “International Advanced Faculty Development Program on Research Designs for Qualitative, Quantitative and Mixed methods of Research” by Eudoxia Research University, USA. 

3.   Best Oral presenter  in the international seminar XV-JNOST held during October 18-21,  2019 at Department of Chemistry, Delhi University, India.

4. 2nd best poster presenter in the international conference on innovation, sustainability and green technology 2024, held at Assam down town University.