Bachelor of Science with honors, Presidency College, Calcutta, India, 1984. Master of Science, IIT Kanpur, India, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1994.
Visiting faculty department chemistry IIT Kharagpur, India, 1997—1999, assistant professor department chemistry India, since 1999, India, since 1999.
Member of Chemical Research Society of India (life).
Married Sunando Dasgupta, November 30, 1989. 1 child Ishani.