Professor, Department of Physics
Department of Physics
Jadavpur University
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Ph.D. 1989 C.U
M.Sc 1979 B U
B.Sc 1977 B.U.

Teaching Experience (0)
Industrial Experience (0)
Field of Specialization
Plasma Physics;
Courses Taught/Teaching
PG:Plasma Physics
UG:Electricity&Magnetism; Electronics; Acoustics; Optics
Research Area
Nonlinear Waves in bounded & unbounded , classical & quantum plasmas.
30 years of Teaching.
Conference Papers Published (55)
Title of the paper Conference Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

Gravitational effect on dust acoustic waves in a magnetized dusty plasma National Conf. on plasma Phys & nonlinear dynamics-2017 2017 H Sahoo & B Ghosh -96
Propagation of Hydromagnetic waves in dust-ion plasma considering dust charge variation NCETPFS, Dept of Mathematics, JU 2016 H Sahoo,B Ghosh & K K Mondal P041-
Large amplitude solitary waves in pair-ion drifting plasma with nonthermal electrons Seminar on Some Recent Trends in Research in Physics (SRTRP 2016),Department of Physics, Jadavpur University 2016 S. Banerjee & B. Ghosh -
Excitation of ion-acoustic double lauer in dusty plasma with two temperature non-isothermal electrons and warm ions NCETPFS, Dept of Mathematics, JU 2016 S Banerjee & B Ghosh P043-
Effect of Ion Temperature on Ion Acoustic Solitary Structures in Electron Positron Ion Plasma with Nonthermal Electrons and Boltzmann Positrons Seminar on Some Recent Trends in Research in Physics (SRTRP 2016),Department of Physics, Jadavpur University 2016 J Goswami, J Sarkar, S Chandra & B Ghosh -
Journal Papers Published (72)
Title of the paper Journal of publication Year Role Vol Number-Page Name

On the applicability of Initial Rise and Peak Shape methods for Thermoluminescence peaks recorded under hyperbolic heating profile for OTOR and IMTS models J.Mech.Cont.& Math. Sci. 2019 SK. Azharuddin,B. Ghosh, Ananda Sarkar, Sukhamoy Bhattachryya, P. S. Majumdar Vol.-14, No.2-121-131
Shock waves and the formation of solitary structures in electron acoustic wave in innermagnetosphere plasma with relativistically degenerate particles Astrophys & Space Sci 2019 -
Study of small amplitude ion-acoustic solitary wave structures and amplitude modulation in e-p-i plasma with streaming ions Laser and Particle Beams 2018 J Goswami, S Chandra and B. Ghosh Volume 36, Issue 1-136-143
Nonlinear propagation of ion plasma waves in dust-ion plasma including quantum-relativistic effect Pramana-Journal of Physics 2018 H Sahoo, K K Mondal and B. Ghosh vol-90-88
Space-charge solitary waves and double layers in n-type compensated semiconductor quantum plasma Pramana-Journal of Physics 2018 S Banerjee & B Ghosh vol-90, Issue-3-
Books Published (18)
Book Title Publisher Name Year Role

Basic Plasma Physics Alpha Science International, Oxford, UK & Narosa Publishing House New Delhi 2014 First Author
Nonlinear wave phenomena in plasma: Some current problems LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing GmbH & Co. KG,Germany 2012 First Author
Padaartha-Bignan Probeshika (XII) Shreedhar Publisher,Kolkata, India 2010 First Author
Foundation of Electricity & Magnetism, 2nd edition Books & Allied(P) Ltd.,Kolkata, India 2009 First Author
Padaartha-Bignan Probeshika (XI) Shreedhar Publisher,Kolkata, India 2009 First Author
Awarded By Award Name Year

Jadavpur University 'Best Paper Presentation Award' International Conference on Dynamical Systems. 2012
IIfs,New Delhi,India (For contribution to Higher Education) Bharat Jyoti 2012
UGC, Government of India Research Fellowship 1982
B U (For being 1st in 1st class in M Sc) University Gold Medal 1979
B U (For being 1st in 1st class in B Sc (Hons)) P N Sinha Memorial Medal 1977
Ph.D. Thesis Guidance (6)
Name Of The Scholar Title Of The Thesis Co-Superviser Status Year

Sreyasi Banerjee Nonlinear electrostatic wave structures in different types of plasma Complete 2017
Swarniv Chandra Studies of some nonlinear wave phenomena in quantum plasmas Complete 2013
Sk. Azharuddin On some methods of analysis of thermally stimulated luminescence peaks Ongoing 2013
Indrani Paul Some aspects of nonlinear waves in plasma Ongoing 2013
Mustofa Mullick Some nonlinear aspects of plasma waves in bounded and unbounded geometries’ Ongoing 2010
M.Phil. Thesis Guidance (0)
MASTER Thesis Guidance (0)
Project Works (3)
Project Title Worked As Funding Agency Amount Duration Period Status

Nonlinear propagation of surface waves on a plasma half-space Principal Investigator JU 50000 2 years 2010 to 2012 Complete
Study on nonlinear electron plasma waves in a quantum plasma Principal Investigator UGC 2 years July 2011 to  Ongoing
Strudy on linear and nonlinear waves in magnetised multicomponent plasmas without and with dust. Co-Investigator UGC 100000 2 years 2005 to 2007 Complete
Patents (0)
Collaborative Programs (0)
InviteLectures (4)
Title Organised By Venue Year

Fourth state of matter-a ray of hope to solve future power crisis Special Summer School 2012 (UGC & Academic Sta ff College, JU) Department of Physics, Jadavpur University 2012
Nonlinear propagation of waves in a quantum plasma Seminar on nonlinear phenomena, 23.09.2011,Department of Mathematics,Bethun College, Bethun College,Kolkata-700006 2011
Class Room Experiments in Physics CTE Orientation Programme,MHRD Govt of India R K Mission Sikshanamandira,Belur Math, Howrah 2010
Teaching in physics Practical Classes- An Overview Refresher's Course,UGC Sponsored Department of Physics, Jadavpur University 2010
Membership Of Learned Societies (5)

Plasma Science Society of India
The Indian Physical Society
Indian Science Congress
Division of Plasma Physics, Association of Asia Pacific Physical Societies
World Academy of Science & Engineering, USA
Orientation/Refresher/QIP CourseAttended/Organized (2)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year

NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON NONLINEAR AND COMPLEX PHENOMENA Advanced Centre for Nonlinear and Complex Phenomena & Centre for Plasma Studies , Jadavpur University, Jadavpur University 2014
Einstein in Annus Mirabilis R K Mission Vidyamandira Belur Math,Howrah 2005
Seminar/Conference/Workshop (20)
Program Name Organised By Venue Year Type Of Participation

National Seminar on Recent Developments in Plasma Physics Department of Instrumentation Science, Jadavpur University 2017 Chaired a Session
National Conference on Plasma Physics and Nonlinear Dynamics Department of Physics, JIS University, Kolkata 2017 Chaired a Session
National Seminar on Nonlinear & Complex Phenomena on Plasmas and Fluids Jadavpur University 2016 Chaired a session
30th National Symposium on Plasma Science & Technology PSSI & SINP SINP, Kolkata 2015 Member of Local Organizing Committee
National Conference on Emerging Trends in Physics of Fluids & Solids Department of Mathematics, J U Jadavpur University 2013 Paper presentation
Session chaired (0)
Professional Society Activity (0)
Consultancy work / Testing (0)
Other Notable Activities (3)

Popular writing on Science in different Magazins like Gnan-o-bignan, Science Reporter and Institutional patrikas.
Writing text book on Physical Science as per the rules and regulations of "The W.B. Board of Secondary Education" with T.B. number.
Reviewer of different Journals - Physics of Plasmas, Astrophysics & Space Science, Journal of Astrophysics, Indian Journal of Physics etc.