Prof. Rajneesh Misra


1D-419B, POD Building
Email: rajneeshmisra[at]
Phone: +91 0731 660 3338

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Research Interests

design, and synthesis of conjugated organic molecules for organic electronics, and photonics such as solar cells, field-effect transistors, light-emitting diodes, and multi-photon absorption.

Selected Publications

Manju Sheokand, Nikhil Ji Tiwari, Rajneesh Misra*, Near-IR absorbing 1,1,4,4-tetracyanobutadiene-functionalized phenothiazine sulfones, Org. Biomol. Chem., 2023, 21, 3896.


Rekha Sharma, Michael Thomas, Rajneesh Misra*, Francis D’Souza, Strong Ground and Excited State Charge Transfer in C3-Symmetric Truxene Derived, Low-Band Gap, Phenothiazine-Tetracyanobutadine (TCBD) and Expanded TCBD Conjugates, Angewandte Chemie International, Edition 2019,


Charu Popli, YuvrajPatil, RajneeshMisra*, Design and synthesis of N-phenyl carbazole substituted diketopyrrolopyrrole based monomers and dimers: A comparative study. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2018, 6474–6481.[VIP Article]


Sivakumar Gangala and Rajneesh Misra, Spiro-linked organic small molecules as holetransport materials for perovskite solar cells, J. Mater. Chem. A, 2018, 6, 18750–18765.