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Rubin Dasgupta

Affiliated to research

Rubin is a MSCA postdoctoral fellow with Dr. Katja Petzold. He is working on integrating solution NMR and DNP assisted solid state NMR methods to study the structure and dynamics of microRNA-34a

Teaching portfolio

Basics of NMR spectroscopy, General Organic Chemistry (HT-22) 


09/2016 – 06/2021, Ph.D. Chemistry, Leiden University, The Netherlands

09/2013 – 08/2015, M.Sc. Biophysical Chemistry, Bose Institute, Calcutta University, India

08/2009 – 09/2012, B.Sc. Biotechnology, Baba Farid Institute of Technology, Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, India

Academic honours, awards and prizes

  • 2022, Karolinska Institute travel award to attend EUROMAR22 at Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • 2022, Global fellowship for young researcher (ID: 2022-70), Moderna Inc. Cambridge, MA, USA
  • 2022, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Postdoctoral fellowship
  • 2022, Instruct-ERIC, iNEXT fund (PID: 19135) to visit NMR facility at CEITECH Nano, Brno, Czechia
  • 2022, RNA society research presentation fellowship to attend 27th annual RNA society meeting at Boulder, Colorado, USA
  • 2021, Postdoctoral fellowship (2 years), Karolinska Institute, Sweden
  • 2019, Kroese-Duijsters travel award for conference participation, Leiden University Funds (LUF), Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands (Reference number: W19010-1-55)
  • 2016, PhD fellowship (4 years) as a part of Netherlands' Magnetic Resonance School (NMARRS), Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands (Grant number: NWO-BOO 022.005.029)
  • 2015, Junior research fellowship 2014 (Reference number 352680), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi, India.
  • 2015, Best poster award, 7th Peptide Engineering Meeting, IISER, Pune, India
  • 2013, Master fellowship (2 years), Bose Institute, Kolkata, India.