Amit Ghosal

Associate Professor
Dept: Physical Sciences
E-mail: ghosal [at] iiserkol.ac.in
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Research Interest:

Condensed Matter Physics.


Academic Background:
  1. B.Sc., Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India (1993)
  2. M.Sc., Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur(1995)
  3. Ph.D., Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (2001)


Positions:
  1. Post-doctoral Fellow, McMaster University, Canada (2000 - 2003)
  2. Research Associate, Duke University, Durham, USA (2003 - 2005)
  3. Research Associate, University of California, Los Angeles, USA (2005 - 2007)
  4. Visiting Scientist, Duke University, Durham, USA (2007 - 2008)
  5. Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata (2008 -)


Awards and Honors:
  1. David Saxon Chair Fellowship, Univ. California Los Angeles, USA (2005).
  2. SHARCNet Prize Fellowship, McMaster University, Canada (2001).
  3. General Proficiency Medal (M.Sc. 2 Yr.),  Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (1995).


Selected Publications:
  1. Role of Spatial Amplitude Fluctuations in Highly Disordered s-Wave Superconductors (with Mohit Randeria and Nandini Trivedi), Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 3940 (1998).
  2. Spatial Inhomogeneities in Disordered d-wave Superconductors (with Mohit Randeria and Nandini Trivedi), Phys. Rev. B (Rapid. Comm.) 63, 20505(R) (2001).
  3. Competition of Superconductivity and Antiferromagnetism in a d-wave Vortex lattice (with Catherine Kallin and A. John Berlinsky), Phys. Rev. B 66, 214502 (2002).