Ananda Dasgupta

Associate Professor
Dept: Physical Sciences (DPS)
E-mail: adg [at]
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Research Interest:

Lie - algebraic techniques in the field of Quantum Optics, especially in squeezed states and matter radiation interaction. Specially interested in the fundamental quantum mechanical and statistical issues involved.

Academic Background:

  1. PhD (Physics), Jadavpur University, 2001


  1. Associate Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )
  2. Assistant Professor, IISER Kolkata (2007 - 2013)
  3. Senior Lecturer, Jadavpur University (2005 - 2007)
  4. Lecturer, St. Xavier's College (1999 - 2005)

Selected Publications:

  1. Dasgupta, Sudeshna; Shabnam, Sabana; Pramanick, Soumyajit; Ghosal, Nababrata; Dasgupta, Ananda and Roy, Soumen Kumar. 2018."Pressure-induced phase transitions in liquid crystals: A molecular field approach." Physical Review E, 98, 022701
  2. Dasgupta, Ananda. 2012." Gnuplot animations as a Physics teaching tool." Latin American Journal of Physics Education, 6, 252-255
  3. Dasgupta, Ananda. 2007."Relativistic kinetics from the Bondi K-calculus." European Journal of Physics, 28, 817-831
  4. Dasgupta, Ananda. 2007." A new look at two old problems in electrostatics, or much ado with hemispheres ." European Journal of Physics, 28, 705-713
  5. Dasgupta, Ananda; Roy, Dhiranjan and Bhattacharyay, Ranjan. 2007." Simple systematics in the energy eigenvalues of quantum anharmonic oscillators ." Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical, 40, 773-784

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