Sutapa Mukherji

PhD (Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar)

Associate Professor, Department of Physics


Research Interest



  • PhD, Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar (Thesis submitted in 1995, Degree awarded by Utkal University in 1997)
  • M.Sc. (Physics), Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan,WB (1990)
  • B.Sc. (Major: Physics), Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan,WB



  • S. Mukherji and S. M. Bhattacharjee, Nonequilibriumcriticality at shock formation in steady states, J. Phys. A 38, L285 (2005).

  • Sutapa Mukherji, A model for the unidirectional motion of dynein molecule, Phys. Rev. E 77, 051916 (2008).

  • Sutapa Mukherji, Fixed points and boundary layers in asymmetric simple exclusion processes, Phys. Rev. E 79, 041140 (2009).

  • Vandana Yadav and Sutapa Mukherji, Length-depebndent dynamics of Microtubules, Phys. Rev. E 84, 062902 (2011).

  • Vandana Yadav, Rajesh Singh and Sutapa Mukherji, Phase-plane analysis of driven multi-lane exclusion models, J. Stat. Mech. P04004 (2012).


  • Regular Associate, ICTP, Trieste, Italy (2005-2010)



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IIT Kanpur,
Kanpur 208016

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