Dhananjay Nandi

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

    Current: Low energy electron-molecule collision dynamics using novel velocity map imaging spectroscopic technique. Future: (i) Photo-electron/photo-ion imaging spectroscopy using femtosecond lasers. (ii) Energy-, time- and angle-resolved photo-electron spectroscopy from surfaces and interfaces using femtosecond lasers.

Academic Background:
  1. BSc (Physics (Hons)), Ramakrishna Mission Residential College (University of Calcutta), 1996
  2. MSc (Physics), Science College (University of Calcutta), 1998, Ranked Third
  3. PhD (Science) (Molecular Physics), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (University of Mumbai), 2004

  1. Post-Doc, Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik (2004 - 2005)
  2. Guest Scientist, Free University, Berlin, Germany (2006 - 2007)
  3. Research Professor, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea (2008 - 2009)
  4. Research Associate, Laboratory Francis PERRIN, CEA Saclay, France (2009 - 2009)
  5. Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata (2009 - 2015)
  6. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )

Awards and Honors:
  1. Silver Medal from Ramakrishna Mission Residential College, Narendrapur (1996)
  2. Junior Research Fellowship from Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) (1998)
  3. Best Thesis from Indian Society of Atomic and Molecular Physics (2004)
  4. INSA Medal for Young Scientist from Indian National Science Academy (2010)

Selected Publications:
  1. Chakraborty, Dipayan; Nag, Pamir and Nandi, Dhananjay. 2016. "Dipolar dissociation dynamics in electron collisions with carbon monoxide." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, 32973
  2. Nag, Pamir and Nandi, Dhananjay. 2016. "Identification of overlapping resonances in dissociative electron attachment to chlorine molecules." Physical Review A, 93, 012701
  3. Nag, Pamir and Nandi, Dhananjay. 2015. "Complete data acquisition and analysis system for low-energy electron-molecule collision studies." Measurement Science and Technology, 26, 095007(7p)