•  B. Mohanty, Y, Wei, M. Ghorbani-Asl, P. Rajput A. V. Krasheninnikov, Bikash Kumar Jena* “Revealing the defect-dominated oxygen evolution activity of hematene” J. Mater. Chem. A 2020, 8, 6709-6716 

  • S. Mondal, B Mohanty, M. Nurhuda, S. Dalapati, M. Addicoat, Bikash Kumar Jena,*AsimBhaumik* “Thiadiazole Based Covalent Organic Framework: Metal-free Electrocatalyst towards Oxygen Evolution Reaction” ACS Catalysis 2020, 10, 5623–5630.

  • S. Kamila, K. Manikandan,B. Chakraborty, Bikash Kumar Jena* “Role of Iodine on HI treated flexible reduced graphene oxide film for enhancement of supercapacitance properties: Experimental with insight from DFT Simulations” New Journal of Chemistry, 2020, 44, 1418-1425 

  • B. Mohanty, Bikash Kumar Jena*, S. Basu* “Single Atom on the 2D Matrix: An Emerging Electrocatalyst for Energy Applications” ACS Omega 2020, 5,1287-1295

  • S. Mondal, V. Suryakumar, Bikash Kumar Jena, V. Subhramanianand C. Retna Raj* Bifunctional Electrocatalytic Activity of Ordered Intermetallics Based on Pd and Sn J. Phys. Chem. C 2020, 124, 9631–9643.

  • P. Guha, B. Mohanty, R. Thapa, P. V. Satyam, and Bikash Kumar Jena,*“Defects Engineered MoO2 Nanostructures as an Efficient Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Evolution Reaction”ACS Applied Energy Materials 2020 3, 5208–5218

  • S. K. Das, S. Kamila,B. Satpati,M. Kandasamy, B. Chakraborty, S. Basu and Bikash Kumar Jena*“Hollow Mn3O4 Nanospheres on Graphene Matrix for Oxygen Reduction Reaction and Supercapacitance Applications: Experimental and Theoretical Insight” Journal of Power Sources 2020, 471, 228465.

  • B. Mohantya, Bikash Kumar Jena, M. Kandasamy, N. Dalaia, R. K. Sahu, R.M. Kadam, B. Chakraborty, B. Jena* “The role of Se vacancy and Fe doping on Nickel Selenide for Water Oxidation Reaction” Sustainable Energy & Fuels 2020, 4, 3058-3065

  • B. Mohantya, A. Mitra, B. Jena Bikash Kumar Jena* MoS2 Quantum Dots as an Efficient Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Over Wide pH Range Energy & Fuels 2020 34, 10268-10275

  • S, K. Das, S. C. Sahu, Sruthi T. J, B. Chakraborty, S. Basu and Bikash Kumar Jena* The Experimental and Theoretical Insights on the Interaction of AuPd Bimetalic Nanoentities on Graphene: A Study on Electrocatalytic Activity towards Oxygen Reduction Reaction Electrochimica Acta 2020, 356,136820


  • P. Bhanja, B. Mohanty, A. K. Patra, S. Ghosh, Bikash Kumar Jena*AsimBhaumik “IrO2 and Pt doped mesoporous SnO2 nanospheres as efficient electrocatalysts for the facile OER and HER”ChemCatChem 2019, 11, 583-59255.

  • U. Kayal, B. Mohanty, P. Bhanja, D. Chandra, M. Hara, Bikash Kumar Jena* and Asim Bhaumik “Ag NPs decorated ordered mesoporous silica as an efficient electrocatalyst for alkaline water oxidation reaction”Dalton Transactions 2019, 48, 2220-2227.

  • S, K. Das,S. C. Sahu,A. Ghosh, S. Basu, B. Chakraborty,and Bikash Kumar Jena*“The experimental and theoretical insights towards the CO induced Pd-Graphene and their multifunctional energy conversion applications”Carbon 2019, 149, 307-317

  • S. Kamila, B. Chakraborty, S. Basu, Bikash Kumar Jena* “Combined Experimental and Theoretical Insights into Energy Storage Applications of a VO2(D)–Graphene Hybrid” J. Phys. Chem. C 2019, 123, 24280-24288.   


  • A. Dutta, S. Mutyala, A. K. Samantara, S. Bera, Bikash Kumar Jena* and Narayan Pradhan* Synergistic Effect of Inactive Iron Oxide Core on Active Nickel Phosphide Shell for Unprecedented Enhancement in the OER Activity ACS Energy Lett. 2018, 3, 141−148.

  • A. K. Samantara, S. Kamila, A. Ghosh, Bikash Kumar Jena*, “Highly Ordered 1D NiCo2O4Nanorods on Graphene: An Efficient Dual-functional Hybrid Materials for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Applications”ElectrochimicaActa, 2018, 264, 147-157.

  • B. Mohanty, M. Ghorbani-Asl, S. Kretschmer, A. Ghosh, P. Guha, S. K. Panda, B. Jena, A. V. Krasheninnikov, Bikash Kumar Jena* “MoS2 Quantum Dots as an Efficient Catalyst Material for Oxygen Evolution Reaction” ACS Catalysis 2018, 8, 1683−1689.

  • I. Mukherjee, S. K. Das, Bikash Kumar Jena, R. Sahab and S. Chatterjee, “Dissimilitude behaviour of Cu2O nano-octahedra and nano-cubes towards photo-and electrocatalytic activities” New Journal of Chemistry, 2018,42, 3692-3702.

  • A.  Mishra, A. K. Samantara, S. Kamila, Bikash Kumar Jena, M.  Unnikrishnan and S. Bhattacharjee “Non-precious transition metal oxide Calcium Cobaltite: Effect of dopant on Oxygen/Hydrogen evolution reaction and thermoelectric properties” Materials Today Communications 2018, 15, 48-54.

  •  B. Mohanty, K. K. Naik, S. Sahoo, B. Jena, B. Chakraborty, C. S. Rout, Bikash Kumar Jena*, “Efficient photoelectrocatalytic activity of CuWO4 nanoplates towards the oxidation of NADH driven in visible light” ChemistrySelect 2018, 3, 9008 – 9012.


  • S. Ratha, A. K. Samantara, K. K. Sinha, A. S. Gangan, B. Chakraborty, Bikash Kumar Jena*, C. S. Rout “Urea-assisted Room Temperature Stabilized Metastable β-NiMoO4: Experimental and Theoretical Insights into its Unique Bi-functional Activity towards Oxygen Evolution and Supercapacitor” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017, 9, 9640-9653.

  • S. Kamila, B. Mohanty, A. K. Samantara, P. Guha, A. Ghosh, B. L. Jena, P. V. Satyam, B. K. Mishra, Bikash Kumar Jena* “Highly Active 2D Layered MoS2-rGO Hybrids for Energy Conversion and Storage Applications” Scientific Reports, 2017, 7, 8378. 

  • R. Barik, Bikash Kumar Jena, M. Mohapatra “Metal doped mesoporous FeOOHnanorods for high performance supercapacitor”, RSC Advances 2017, 7, 49083-49090.


  • S. Ratha, A. K. Samantara, C. S. Rout, Bikash Kumar Jena* “Synergistic Electrocatalytic Activity of Spinel ZnCo2O4/Reduced Graphene Oxide Hybrid towards Oxygen Reduction Reaction” Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, 2016, 20, 285-291.

  • S. C. Sahu, T. K. Behera, A. Dash, B. L. Jena, A. Ghosh and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Highly Porous Pd Nanostructures and Reduced Graphene Hybrids: Excellent Electrocatalytic Activity towards Hydrogen Peroxide” New Journal of Chemistry 2016, 40, 1096-1099.

  • I. Thakur, A. K Samantara, S. Ratha, B. P. Singh, Bikashi Kumar Jena* and S. Chatterjee “A facile approach for the synthesis of copper(II) myristate strips and their electrochemical activity towards the oxygen reduction reaction” RSC Advances 2016, 6, 15599 –15604.

  • R. Gunasekaran, J. Kalidoss, S. K. Das, T. Dash, A. Dash, Bikash Kumar Jena* and B. K. Mishra “Shear-force-dominated Dual-Drive Planetary Ball milling for Scalable Production of Graphene and Its Electrocatalytic Application with Pd nanostructures” RSC Advances 2016, 6, 20067-20073.

  • A. Dutta, A. K. Samantara, S. D. Adhikari, Bikash Kumar Jena* and N. Pradhan “Au Nanowires Striped Cu3P Platelet Photoelectrocatalysts” J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, 1077–1082.

  • A. K. Samantara, S. Maji, A. Ghosh, B. Bag, R. Dash, Bikash Kumar Jena* “Good’s Buffer Derived Highly Emissive Carbon Quantum Dots: Excellent Biocompatible Anticancer Drug Carrier” J. Mater. Chem. B, 2016, 4, 2412-2420.

  • T. K. Behera, S. C. Sahu, B. Satpati, B. Bag, K. Sanjay, and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Branched Platinum Nanostructures on Reduced Graphene: An excellent   Transducer for Nonenzymatic Sensing of Hydrogen Peroxide and Biosensing of Xanthine” ElectrochimicaActa, 2016, 206, 238-245. 

  • A. Dutta, A. K. Samantara, S. K. Dutta, Bikash Kumar Jena* and N. Pradhan “Surface-Oxidized Dicobalt Phosphide Nanoneedles as a Nonprecious, Durable, and Efficient OER Catalyst” ACS Energy Letters. 2016, 1, 169–174.


  • A Ghosh, R RJuluri, P Guha, R Sathyavathi, Ajit Dash, Bikash Kumar Jena and P V Satyam“Study of faceted Au nanoparticle capped ZnO nanowires: antireflection, surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy and photoluminescence aspects” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 2015, 48 055303.

  • A. K. Samantara, D. K. Mishra, S. R. Suryawanshi, M. A. More, R. Thapa, D. J. Late, Bikash Kumar Jena* C. S. Rout “Facile synthesis of Ag nanowires-rGO composites and their promising field emission performance” RSC Advances 2015, 5, 41887-41893

  • A. Ghosh, P. Guha, A. K. Samantara, Bikash Kumar Jena, R. Bar, S. Ray and P. V. Satyam “Simple growth of faceted Au-ZnO hetero-nanostructures on silicon substrates (Nanowires and Triangular Nanoflakes): A shape and defect driven enhanced photocatalytic performance under visible light” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2015, 7, 9486–9496.

  •  A. K. Samantara, S. C. Sahu, A. Ghosh and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Sandwiched graphene with nitrogen, sulphur co-doped CQDs: an efficient metal-free material for energy storage and conversion applications” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015, 3, 16961–16970.

  • S. C. Sahu, B. Satpati, L. Besra and Bikash Kumar Jena* “A BifunctionalNanoelectrocatalyst Based on Flower-like Au/Pd Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure and Its Graphene Hybrid” ChemCatChem, 2015, 7,4042–4049.
    36.    S. C. Sahu, B. Satpati, L. Besra and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Cover Page: A BifunctionalNanoelectrocatalyst Based on Flower-like Au/Pd Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure and Its Graphene Hybrid (ChemCatChem 24/2015)” ChemCatChem, 2015, 7,3987–3987(HIGHLIGHTED IN COVER PAGE) 
    37.    S. C. Sahu, B. Satpati, L. Besra and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Cover profile: A BifunctionalNanoelectrocatalyst Based on Flower-like Au/Pd Bimetallic Alloy Nanostructure and Its Graphene Hybrid (ChemCatChem 24/2015)” ChemCatChem, 2015, 7,3989–3989(HIGHLIGHTED IN COVER PROFILE) 


  • PriyabrataPattanaik, Sushanta Kumar Kamilla, JyoshnaraniMohapatra, Bikash Kumar Jena, Debi Prasad Dasand Dilip Kumar Mishra, “Deposition of ZnO-valinomycin film on Al substrate for the detection of K+ in KOH solution," Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett. 2014, 6, 216–220.

  • R. Barik, Bikash Kumar Jena, M. Mohapatra “In-situ synthesis of flowery shape α-FeOOH/Fe2O3 nano particles and their phase dependant supercapacitive behaviour” RSC Advances 2014, 4, 18827-18834. 

  • A. K. Samantara, S. C. Sahu, B. Bag, B. Jena and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Photoelectrocatalytic Oxidation of NADH by Visible Light Driven Plasmonic Nanocomposites” J. Mater. Chem. A, 2014, 2, 12677-12680 


  • Subash Chandra Sahu, Aneeya K. Samantara, A. Ghosh and Bikash Kumar Jena* “A Bio-inspired Approach for Shaping Au Nanostructures: Role of Biomolecule Structure in Shape Evolution” Chemistry-A European Journal, 2013, 19, 8220-8226.

  • Subash Chandra Sahu,Aneeya K. Samantara, M. Seth, S. Parwaiz, B. P. Singh, P. C. Rath and Bikash Kumar Jena* “A Facile Electrochemical Approach for Development of Highly Corrosion Protective Coatings Using Graphene Nanosheets” Electrochemistry Communications, 2013, 32, 22–26.

  • B. P. Singh, S. Nayak, K. K. Nanda, Bikash Kumar Jena, S. Bhattacharjee, L. D. Besra “The production of a corrosion resistant graphene reinforced composite coating on copper by electrophoretic deposition, Carbon2013, 61, 47-56.

  • Bimal P. Singh, Bikash Kumar Jena, Sarama Bhattacharjee, LaxmidharBesra “Development of Hydrophobic, oxidation and corrosion resistant graphene oxide-polymer composite coating on copper” surface and Coatings Technology, 2013, 232, 475-481.

  • Subash Chandra Sahu,Aneeya K. Samantara, Ajit Dash, R. R. Juluri, R. K. Sahu, B. K. Mishra, and Bikash Kumar Jena* “Graphene induced Pdnanodendrites: A highly performance hybrid nanoelectrocatalyst” Nano Research, 2013, 6, 635-643.

  • Subash Chandra Sahu, Aneeya K. Samantara, Biswarup Satpati, Sarama Bhattacharya and Bikash Kumar Jena* “A Facile Approach for In Situ Synthesis of Graphene-Branched Pt Hybrid nanostructures with Excellent Electrochemical Performance”Nanoscale 2013, 5, 11265-11274.


  • Bikash Kumar Jena "Developing Innovative Apps for Newer Sectors" NanoDigest 2012 (September), Page 50-55


  • K. L. Adam, Bikash Kumar Jena, S. J. Percival, B. Zhang* “Highly-Sensitive Detection of Exocytotic Dopamine Release Using a Gold-Nanoparticle-Network Microelectrode.”Analytical Chemistry,2011, 83, 920-927.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Enzyme Integrated Silicate-Pt Nanoparticle Architecture: A Versatile Biosensing Platform.” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2011, 26,2960-2966 (Highlighted in nature India,

  • Bikash Kumar Jena*, Subash Chandra Sahu, BiswarupSatpati, Ranjan K. Sahu, DebadhyanBehera and SwagatikaMohanty, “A facile approach for morphosynthesis of Pdnanoelectrocatalysts” Chemical communications,2011, 47, 3796-3798. 


  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Au nanoparticle decorated silicate network for the amperometric sensing of isoniazid.” Talanta, 2010, 80, 1653-1656.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena, S. Ghosh, R. Bera, R. S. Dey, A. K. Das, and C. Retna Raj* “Bioanalytical applications of Au nanoparticles”. Recent Patents on Nanotechnology, 2010,4, 41-57 (Review article).

  • Bikash Kumar Jena, S. J. Percival, B. Zhang* “Au Disk Nanoelectrode by Electrochemical Deposition in a Nanopore.”Analytical Chemistry, 2010, 82, 6737-6743.


  • Bikash Kumar Jena*, B. K. Mishra, S. Bohider“Synthesis of branched Ag nanoflowers based on a bioinspired technique: Their surface enhanced Raman scattering and antibacterial activity.”Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 2009, 113, 14753-14758.


  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Gold Nanoelectrode Ensembles for the Simultaneous Electrochemical Detection of UltratraceArsenite, Mercury and Copper” Analytical Chemistry 2008, 80, 4836-4844.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Optical Sensing of Biomedically Important Polyionic Drugs Using Nano-sized Gold Particles,” Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2008, 23, 1285-1290.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Electrocatalytic Applications of Nanosized Pt Particles Self-Assembled on Sol-Gel Derived Three-Dimensional Silicate Network” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2008, 112, 3496-3502.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Seedless, Surfactantless Room Temperature Synthesis of Single Crystalline Fluorescent Gold Nanoflowers with Pronounced SERS and Electrocatalytic Activity Chemistry of Materials, 2008, 20, 3546-3548.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Highly sensitive and selective electrochemical detection of sub-ppb level chromium (VI) using nanosized gold particles” Talanta, 2008, 76,161-165.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Morphology dependent electrocatalytic activity of Au nanoparticles”Electrochemistry Communications, 2008, 10, 951-954. 


  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Synthesis of Flower-like Gold Nanoparticles and their Electrocatalytic Activity Towards Oxidation of Methanol and Reduction of Oxygen”, Langmuir 2007, 23, 4064-4070.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Ultrasensitive Nanostructured Platform for the electrochemical sensing of Hydrazine”,  Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2007,111, 6228-6232. 

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Shape Controlled Synthesis of Gold Nanoprism and Nanoperiwinkles with Pronounced Electrocatalytic Activity” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2007,111, 15146-15153. 

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj*, “Amperometric L-lactate Biosensor Based on Gold Nanoparticles”, Electroanalysis 2007,19, 816-822.

  • Debraj Chandra, Bikash Kumar Jena, C. Retna Raj* and AsimBhaumik* “Functionalized Mesoporous Cross-Linked Polymer as Efficient Host for Loading Gold Nanoparticles and Its Electrocatalytic Behavior for Reduction of H2O2,” Chemistry of Materials2007, 19,6290-6296.


  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj*,“Enzyme-Free Amperometric Sensing of Glucose by Using Gold Nanoparticles” Chemistry-A European Journal 2006,12, 2702-2708.

  • Bikash Kumar Jena and C. Retna Raj* “Electrochemical Biosensor Based on Integrated Assembly of Dehydrogenase Enzymes and Gold Nanoparticles”, Analytical Chemistry 2006,78, 6332-6339. (Most-Accessed Articles: July-September 2006)


  • C. Retna Raj* andBikash Kumar Jena “Efficient Electrocatalytic Oxidation of NADH at Gold Nanoparticles Self-assembled on Three-dimensional Sol-gel Network” Chemical Communication 2005, 2005-2007. 

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