Dr. Manoj Kumar Sahoo

Manoj was born and brought up in Odisha, India. He completed his Master's from Utkal University, Bhubaneswar. He received his Ph.D. degree from National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, in 2018. He joined the Center for Catalytic Hydrocarbon Functionalizations (CCHF), Institute of Basic Science (IBS) to pursue his postdoctoral research under the supervision of Prof. Sukbok Chang with Dr. Jung-Woo Park as co-supervisor.

His current research interests revolve around developing transition-metal catalyzed hydrofunctionalization of unsaturated hydrocarbons.