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 (current)
  2. Research Scientist, General Electric India Technology Center (2005 - 2009)

Selected Publications:

  1. Ghosh, Subhrokoli; Ranjan, Anand Dev; Das, Santu; Sen, Rakesh; Roy, Basudev; Roy, Soumyajit and Banerjee, Ayan. 2020."Directed Self-Assembly Driven Mesoscale Lithography Using Laser-Induced and Manipulated Microbubbles: Complex Architectures and Diverse Applications." Nano Letters, xxx, xxx
  2. Sil, Souvik; Basak, Prithviraj; Pahi, Anita and Banerjee, Ayan. 2020."A study of photophoretic trapping exploiting motional resonances of trapped particles induced by wideband excitation." Applied Physics Letters, 117, 221106
  3. Pal, Debapriya; Gupta, Subhasish Dutta; Ghosh, Nirmalya and Banerjee, Ayan. 2020."Direct observation of the effects of spin dependent momentum of light in optical tweezers." APL Photonics, 5, 086106
  4. Tiwari, Roshan; Maji, Krishnendu; A, Ajmal; Ghosh, Subhrokoli; Ghosh, Nirmalya; Haldar, Debasish and Banerjee, Ayan. 2020."Laser assisted self-assembly of diphenylalanine: Emergence of robust waveguiding properties and Fano resonances." Journal of Material Chemistry C, 8, 9663
  5. Paul, Shuvojit; Kumar, Randhir and Banerjee, Ayan. 2019."A quantitative analysis of memory effects in the viscously coupled dynamics of optically trapped Brownian particles." Soft Matter (Communications), 15, 8976

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