Goutam Dev Mukherjee

Associate Professor
Dept: Physical Sciences (DPS)
E-mail: goutamdev [at] iiserkol.ac.in
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Research Interest:

    Investigations at extreme conditions of pressure and temperature; phase transitions through structural and electronic transport investigations; XRD, Raman and resistance experiments at high pressures; tstrongly correlated electron systems

Academic Background:
  1. MSc (Physics), University of Hyderabad, 1990
  2. PhD (Physics), University of Hyderabad, 1997

  1. Research Associate, IIT Kanpur (1997 - 2000)
  2. Visiting Scientist, High Pressure Group, MPCH Mainz, Germany (2006 - 2008)
  3. Scientific Officer D and E, BARC Mumbai (2000 - 2008)
  4. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )

Awards and Honors:
  1. 4th Position in the Class X examnination from Board of Seconday Education Orissa (1983)
  2. BS Agarwal Gold Medal from University of Hyderabad (1990)
  3. Third best prize in Young Physicists Colloquium from SINP Kolkata (2000)
  4. N.S. Satyamurthi Memorial Best Young Scientist Award from Indian Physics Association (2002)
  5. Fulbright Senior Research Fellowship from USIEF (2011)

Selected Publications:
  1. Jana, Rajesh; Saha, Pinku; Pareek, Vivek; Basu, Abhisek; Kapri, Sutanu; Bhattacharya, Sayan and Mukherjee, Goutam Dev. 2016. "High Pressure Experimental Studies on CuO: Indication of Re-entrant Multiferroicity at Room Temperature." Scientific Reports, 6, 31610
  2. Basu, Abhisek; Jana, Rajesh; Ranjan, Rajeev and Mukherjee, Goutam Dev. 2016. " Pressure effects on model ferroelectric BiFeO3-PbTiO3: Multiple phase transitions." Physical Review B, 93, 214114
  3. Basu, A; Jana, R; Mandal, G; Chandra, A and Mukherjee, Goutam Dev. 2015. "Pressure driven ferroelectric to paraelectric transition in Sr doped BaTiO3." JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 117, 054102