|Arup is originally from India. He obtained his PhD in the laboratory of Prof. Swadhin K. Mandal at IISER Kolkata, India. His graduate thesis focused on the synthesis, characterization, and catalytic applications of organometallic complexes for C-N bond formation reaction. |
He then moved to Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel and worked in the laboratory of Prof. David Milstein for the development of earth abundant metal based (de)hydrogenation catalysis.
He is currently working on the phosphate chemistry in the Cummins group at MIT as a Fulbright-Nehru postdoctoral research fellow.