Ayan Banerjee

Dept: Physical Sciences (DPS), Center of Excellence in Space Sciences, India (CESSI)
E-mail: ayan [at] iiserkol.ac.in
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Research Interest:

Optical micromanipulation, precision spectroscopy, biophotonics.http://www.iiserkol.ac.in/~ayan

Academic Background:

  1. Ph.D. (Physics), IISc, Bangalore, 2005, Thesis title: Precise frequency measurements of atomic transitions.


  1. Professor, IISER Kolkata ( - )
  2. Research Scientist, General Electric India Technology Center (2005 - 2009)

Selected Publications:

  1. Paul, Shuvojit; Laskar, Abhrajit; Singh, Rajesh; Roy, Basudev; Adhikari, R. and Banerjee, Ayan. 2017."Direct verification of the fluctuation-dissipation relation in viscously coupled oscillators." Physical Review E Rapid Communication, 96, 050102(R)
  2. Ghosh, Subhrokoli; Das, Santu; Paul, Shuvojit; Thomas, Preethi; Roy, Basudev; Mitra, Partha; Roy, Soumyajit and Banerjee, Ayan. 2017."In situ self-assembly and photopolymerization for hetero-phase synthesis and patterning of conducting materials using soft oxometalates in thermo-optical tweezers." Journal of Material Chemistry C, 5, 6718
  3. Bera, Sudipta; Kumar, Avinash; Sil, Souvik; Saha, Tushar Kanti; Saha, Tanumoy and Banerjee, Ayan. 2016."Simultaneous measurement of mass and rotation of trapped absorbing particles in air." Optics Letters, 41, 4356
  4. Roy, Basudev; Mondal, Argha; Bera, Sudipta K and Banerjee, Ayan. 2016."Using Brownian motion to measure shape asymmetry in mesoscopic matter using optical tweezers." Soft Matter, 12, 5077—5080
  5. Mandal, Argha; Roy, Basudev and Banerjee, Ayan. 2015."Generation of microswimmers from passive Brownian particles in a spherically aberrated optical trap." Optics Express, 23, 8021-8028

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