Dr Arpan Das is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology. Maulana Azad College, affiliated to the University of Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He obtained his doctoral degree in 2015 from the Department of Microbiology, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India. He has been a research fellow of University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi, India. His research work had contributed significantly in the area of applied industrial microbiology and fermentation technology. In his credit 38 research papers and 01 book chapter in different reputed national and internationals with h-index of 11, i10-index of 14 and 362 citations. He is Editorial board member/reviewer of different international journals and life member of national bodied like Association of microbiologist of India (AMI) and Biotech research society of India (BRSI).
His thrust area of current research includes production and industrial application of microbial enzymes and agro-waste management.