Sudeep Bhattacharjee


Professor, Department of Physics




  • PhD, The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN), JAPAN and Saitama University, JAPAN, 1999



  • S. Paul, A. Jayakiran, and S. Bhattacharjee, Observation of threshold energy and hysteresis in high current ion beam guiding and transmission through a micro-glass-capillary, Applied Physics Letters, 101, 223508, (2012)

  • Indranuj Dey and Sudeep Bhattacharjee, Anisotropy induced wave birefringence in bounded supercritical plasma confined in a multicusp magnetic field, Applied Physics Letters, 98, 151501 (2011).

  • S. Bhattacharjee and T. Chowdhury, Experimental investigation of transition from Fowler Nordhiem field emission to space-charge-limited flows in a nanogap, Applied Physics Letters, 95, 61501 (2009).

  • S. Bhattacharjee, A. Vartak, and V. Mukherjee, Experimental study of space-charge-limited flows in a nano-gap, Applied Physics Letters, 92, 191503, (2008).

  • J. V. Mathew, I. Dey, and S. Bhattacharjee, Microwave guiding and intense plasma generation at sub-cutoff dimensions for focused ion beams, Applied Physics Letters, 91, 41503, (2007).


  • Buti Foundation Award - 2009 : This National Award is instituted by Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad, and is given biennially to a person below 45 years for innovative and outstanding research work done in India in the field of Plasma Science and Technology.

  • Australian Government Endeavour Research Award - 2010 :The prestigious Endeavour Awards are the Australian Government's, internationally competitive, merit-based scholarship program providing high-achieving individuals with a unique opportunity to undertake study, research or professional development.

  • Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship (Kisotokken)- (1999 - 2001) Basic Science Program at a National Laboratory - The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research (RIKEN), Japan.

  • Norwegian Government Specialist Exchange Scholarship - 2006 Collaborative Research (Under cultural agreement between Norway and India) (December 8 - 27, 2006).

  • Japanese Government Scholarship (Ministry of Education, Science and Culture Monbusho) - (1996 - 1999) Carrying out Doctoral work in Japan.



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Kanpur 208016

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