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Bheemalingam Chittari

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

Graphene Moire Superlattices,Tunable 2D Magnetism,Magnetic Nano Particles,Computational Nanoscience

Academic Background:

  1. PhD (Computational Condensed Matter Physics), University of Hyderabad, 2013
  2. MSc (Physics), University of Hyderabad, 2006
  3. BSc (Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science), Sadhana Degree College (Kakatiya University), 2004


  1. Assistant Professor, IISER Kolkata (current)
  2. Research Professor, University of Seoul (2018 - 2021)
  3. Post Doctorate, University of Seoul (2016 - 2018)
  4. Visiting Post Doctorate, University of California, Berkeley (2018 - 2018)
  5. Visiting Post Doctorate, University of Texas, Austin (2018 - 2018)
  6. Post Doctorate, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU) (2015 - 2016)
  7. Post Doctorate, Dr. Vijay Kumar Foundation (2013 - 2015)
  8. Research Associate-I, University of Hyderabad (2013 - 2013)

Awards and Honors:

  1. Session Chair from APS March Meeting 2021 (Online) (2021)
  2. Invited reviewer from Journal Publications (2019)
  3. Best Poster Award from ICCP10 (2017)
  4. SERB-DST International Travel Support from SERB-DST (2015)
  5. Dr. K. V. Rao Research Award from Dr. K. V. Rao Scientific Society (2011)

Selected Publications:

  1. Lee, In Hak; Choi, Byoung Ki; Kim, Hyuk Jin; Kim, Min Jay; Jeong, Hu Young; Lee, Jong Hoon; Park, Seung-Young; Jo, Younghun; Lee, Chanki; Choi, Jun Woo; Cho, Seong Won; Lee, Suyoun; Kim, Younghak; Kim, Beom Hyun; Lee, Kyeong Jun; Heo, Jin Eun; Chang, Seo Hyoung; Li, Fengping; Chittari, Bheemalingam; Jung, Jeil and Chang, Young Jun. 2021."Modulating Curie Temperature and Magnetic Anisotropy in Nanoscale-Layered Cr2Te3 Films: Implications for Room-Temperature Spintronics." ACS Appl. Nano Mater., 4, 4810-4819
  2. Lei, Chao; Chittari, Bheemalingam; Nomura, Kentaro; Banerjee, Nepal; Jung, Jeil and Allan H., MacDonald. 2021."Magnetoelectric Response of Antiferromagnetic CrI3 Bilayers." Nano Lett, 21, 1948-954
  3. Sinha, Subhajit; Adak, Pratap Chandra; R. S., Surya Kanthi; Chittari, Bheemalingam; L. D., Varma Sangani; Watanabe, Kenji; Taniguchi, Takashi; Jung, Jeil and Deshmukh, Mandar M.. 2020."Bulk valley transport and Berry curvature spreading at the edge of flat bands." Nat. Commun, 11, 5548
  4. Chen, Guorui; Jiang, Lili; Wu, Shuang; Lyu, Bosai; Li, Hongyuan; Chittari, Bheemalingam; Watanabe, Kenji; Taniguchi, Takashi; Shi, Zhiwen; Jung, Jeil; Zhang, Yuanbo and Wang, Feng. 2019."Evidence of a gate-tunable Mott insulator in a trilayer graphene moiré superlattice." Nat. Phys., 15, 237-241
  5. Chittari, Bheemalingam; Chen, Guorui; Zhang, Yuanbo; Wang, Feng and Jung, Jeil. 2019."Gate-Tunable Topological Flat Bands in Trilayer Graphene Boron-Nitride Moiré Superlattices." Phys. Rev. Lett, 122, 016401

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