Abhijit Bandyopadhyay
Associate Professor
Email: abhijit[AT]rkmvu[DOT]ac[DOT]in
Phone: (033) 2654-9999
Fax: (033) 2654-4640
Field of research:
High energy Physics (phenomenology), Neutrinos, Cosmology, Dark matter and Dark energy
Teaching :
2016-17
Nuclear and Particle Physics (MSc Semester III)
Atomic and Molecular Physics (MSc Semester III)
Classical Mechanics (MSc Semester I)
2015-16
Cosmology (MSc Semester IV)
General Physics Laboratory (MSc Semester II)
Computer Fundamentals and Computational Methods in Physics (MSc Semester I)
Design and Fabrication Laboratory (MSc Semester III)
Nuclear and Particle Physics (MSc Semester III)
2014-15
Quantum Mechanics I (MSc Semester I)
Statistical Mechanics I (MSc Semester II)
Computer Fundamentals and Computational Methods in Physics (MSc Semester I)
Design and Fabrication Laboratory (MSc Semester III)
Cosmology (MSc Semester IV)
2013-14
Statistical Mechanics I (MSc Semester II)
Particle Physics (MSc Semester III)
Design and Fabrication Laboratory (MSc Semester III)
Cosmology (MSc Semester IV)
2012-13
Classical Mechanics (MSc Semester I)
Computer Fundamentals and Computational Methods in Physics (MSc Semester I)
2008-12
Advanced Quantum Field Theory (MPhil Physics)
Computational Methods in Physics (MPhil Physics)
Particle Physics (MPhil Physics)
Cosmology (MPhil Physics)
Current Research Guidance
Anirban Chatterjee
Arka Moulik
Debraj Das
Project Guidance
2015-16
Sourav Laha (MSc Physics Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: Some aspects of dynamical models of Dark energy
2014-15
Sayak Datta (MSc Physics Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: Some aspects of kinetic inflation
Nilabja Thakur, (MSc Student, Vidyasagar U), reading project on Cosmology
2013-14
Debraj Das (MSc Physics Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation and its anisotropies
Biswajit Jana (MSc Physics Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: Thermal history of early universe: neutrino decoupling and nucleosynthesis
Aditi Bhat (MSc Physics Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: Evidence of Dark Matter and Dark Energy
Chandramouli Banerjee (MSc Physics Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: Dirac and Majorana Neutrinos
Pritam Palit (Undergraduate Student, Presidency U), reading project on "General Relativity".
Shohini Bhattacharya (MSc student, IIT Delhi), reading project on "Quantum Field Theory"
2012-13
Sourav Laha (INSPIRE Project), (RKM Vidyamandira, Undergraduate student) on "Lagrangian Formulation of Classical Mechanics"
Anindya Ghosh (INSPIRE Project), (RKM Vidyamandira, Undergraduate student) on "Nonlinear Dynamics".
2008-12
Sudin Ganguly (MPhil Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: "Cosmological Parameters from Supernova Ia observations"
Soumendu Ghosh (MPhil Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: "Some aspects of f(R) theories"
Sourav Sen Choudhury (MPhil Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: "Scalar fluctuations during inflation"
Arka Moulik (MPhil Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: "Effect of spontaneous symmetry breaking on renormalization"
Debasish Shit (MPhil Project, Dept. of Physics, RKMVU) Project title: "Neutrino Oscillation and its implications for solar and reactor neutrinos"
Preprints and Publications
Detecting supernova neutrinos with iron and lead detectors
(with P. Bhattacharjee, S. Chakraborty, K. Kar and S. Saha), arXiv:1607.05591
Semi-classical treatment of k-essence effect on cosmic temperature
(with D. Gangopadhyay, A. Moulik), arXiv:1406.2308
Reconstructing the equation of state and density parameter for dark energy from combined analysis of recent SNe Ia, OHD and BAO data
(with D. Adak, D. Majumdar), arXiv:1102.4726, Published in J.Phys.Conf.Ser. 375 (2012) 032008
The k-essence scalar field in the context of Supernova Ia Observations
(with D. Gangopadhyay, A. Moulik), arXiv:1102.3554, Eur.Phys.J.C (2012) 72:1943
On Diurnal and Annual Variations of Directional Detection Rates of Dark Matter
(with D. Majumdar), arXiv:1006.3231, The Astrophysical Journal, 746:107 (14pp), 2012
Constraining Scalar Singlet Dark Matter with CDMS, XENON and DAMA and Prediction for Direct Detection Rates
(with S. Chakraborty, A. Ghosal, D. Majumdar), arXiv:1003.0809, JHEP 1011:065,2010.
Interpreting the bounds on Dark Matter induced muons at Super-Kamiokande in the light of CDMS data
(with S. Chakraborty, A. Ghosal, D. Majumdar), arXiv:1002.0753, Int.J.Mod.Phys.A25:3741-3747,2010.
Neutrino Oscillation Parameters After High Statistics KamLAND Results
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, S.T. Petcov and D.P. Roy), arXiv:0804.4857
The (3+2) neutrino mass spectrum and double chooz.
(with S. Choubey), arXiv:0707.2481
Constraints on flavor-dependent long range forces from solar neutrinos and KamLAND
(with Amol Dighe, Anjan S. Joshipura), arXiv:hep-ph/0610263, Phys.Rev.D75:093005,2007
Solar Model Parameters and Direct Measurements of Solar Neutrino Fluxes
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, S.T. Petcov), arXiv:hep-ph/0608323, Phys.Rev.D75:093007,2007.
High precision measurements of theta(solar) in solar and reactor neutrino experiments
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, S.T. Petcov), arXiv:hep-ph/0410283, Phys.Rev.D72:033013,2005.
Global analysis of neutrino oscillation
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami), arXiv:hep-ph/0409224, Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl.143:121-128,2005
Update of the solar neutrino oscillation analysis with the 766 Ty KamLAND spectrum
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, S.T. Petcov, D.P. Roy ), arXiv:hep-ph/0406328, Phys.Lett.B608:115-129,2005.
Prospects of probing theta(13) and neutrino mass hierarchy by supernova neutrinos in kamLAND
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, K. Kar), arXiv:hep-ph/0312315,
On the measurement of solar neutrino oscillation parameters with KamLAND
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, S.T. Petcov), arXiv:hep-ph/0309236, Phys.Lett.B581:62-74,2004.
Constraints on neutrino oscillation parameters from the SNO salt phase data
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, S.T. Petcov and D. P. Roy), arXiv:hep-ph/0309174, Phys.Lett.B583:134-148,2004
Exploring the sensitivity of current and future experiments to theta(solar)
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami), arXiv:hep-ph/0302243, Phys.Rev.D67:113011,2003.
The Solar neutrino problem after the first results from KamLAND
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami, R. Gandhi and D. P. Roy), arXiv:hep-ph/0212146, Phys.Lett.B559:121-130,2003.
Testing the solar LMA region with KamLAND data
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami and D. P. Roy), arXiv:hep-ph/0211266, J.Phys.G29:2465-2477,2003.
Implications of the first neutral current data from SNO for solar neutrino oscillation
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami and D. P. Roy), arXiv:hep-ph/0204286, Phys.Lett.B540:14-19,2002.
Neutrino decay confronts the SNO data.
(with S. Choubey and S. Goswami), arXiv:hep-ph/0204173, Phys.Lett.B555:33-42,2003.
What can the SNO neutral current rate teach us about the solar neutrino anomaly
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami and D. P. Roy), arXiv:hep-ph/0203169, Mod.Phys.Lett.A17:1455-1464,2002
Three generation neutrino oscillation parameters after SNO
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami and K. Kar), arXiv:hep-ph/0110307,Phys.Rev.D65:073031,2002.
Impact of the first SNO results on neutrino mass and mixing
(with S. Choubey, S. Goswami and K. Kar), arXiv:hep-ph/0106264, Phys.Lett.B519:83-92,2001
MSW mediated neutrino decay and the solar neutrino problem
(with S. Choubey and S. Goswami ), arXiv:hep-ph/0101273, Phys.Rev.D63:113019,2001