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Dibyendu Nandi

Dept: Physical Sciences (DPS), Center of Excellence in Space Sciences, India (CESSI)
E-mail: dnandi [at]

All Publications:

  1. Bhardwaj, A.; Pant, T. K.; Choudhary, R. K.; Nandy, Dibyendu and Manoharan, P. K.. 2016."Space Weather Research: Indian Perspective (Review Article)." Space Weather, 14, 1-13
  2. Hazra, Soumitra and Nandy, Dibyendu. 2016."A Proposed Paradigm for Solar Cycle Dynamics Mediated via Turbulent Pumping of Magnetic Flux in Babcock-Leighton type Solar Dynamos." Astrophysical Journal, 832, 9
  3. Roy, B.; Panja, Mayukh; Ghosh, S.; Sengupta, S.; Nandy, Dibyendu and Banerjee, A.. 2016."Exploring the Phase Explosion of Water using SOM-Mediated Micro-Bubbles." New Journal of Chemistry, 40, 1048
  4. Schrijver, C. J..; Nandy, Dibyendu and co-authors, 24. 2015."Understanding Space Weather to Shield Society: A Global Roadmap for 2015-2025 Commissioned by COSPAR and ILWS." Advances in Space Research, 55, 2745-2807
  5. Hazra, Soumitra; Nandy, Dibyendu and Ravindra, B.. 2015."The Relationship between Solar Coronal X-Ray Brightness and Active Region Magnetic Fields: A Study Using High Resolution Hinode Observations." Solar Physics, 290, 771-785
  6. Brun, A.S.; Garcia, R.A.; Houdek, G.; Nandy, Dibyendu and Pinsonneault, M.. 2015."The Solar-Stellar Connection." Space Science Reviews, 196, 303-356
  7. Hazra, Soumitra; Passos, Dario and Nandy, Dibyendu. 2014."A Stochastically Forced Time Delay Solar Dynamo Model: Self-consistent Recovery from a Maunder-like Grand Minimum Necessitates a Mean-field Alpha Effect." Astrophysical Journal, 789, 5
  8. Passos, D; Nandy, Dibyendu; Hazra, Soumitra and Lopes, I. 2014."A Solar Dynamo Model Driven by Mean-Field Alpha and Babcock-Leighton Sources: Fluctuations, Grand-Minima-Maxima, and Hemispheric Asymmetry in Sunspot Cycles." Astronomy and Astrophysics, 563, 18
  9. Karak, Bidya Binay and Nandy, Dibyendu. 2012."Turbulent Pumping of Magnetic Flux Reduces Solar Cycle Memory and thus Impacts Predictability of the Sun's Activity." Astrophysical Journal Letters, 761, L13
  10. Nandy, Dibyendu; Muñoz-Jaramillo, Andrés and Martens, Petrus C.H.. 2012."All Quiet on the Solar Front: Origin and Heliospheric Consequences of the Unusual Minimum of Solar Cycle 23." Sun and Heliosphere, 7, 17-21
  11. Nandy, Dibyendu. 2012."The Sun’s Heartbeat: And Other Stories from the Life of the Star That Powers Our Planet by Bob Berman." Physics Today, 65, 57
  12. Nandy, Dibyendu; Munoz-Jaramillo, Andres and Martens, Petrus C.H.. 2011."The Unusual Minimum of Solar Cycle 23 Caused by Changes in the Sun’s Meridional Plasma Flows." Nature, 471, 80
  13. Munoz-Jaramillo, Andres; Nandy, Dibyendu and Martens, Petrus C.H.. 2011."Magnetic Quenching of Turbulent Diffusivity: Reconciling Mixing-length Theory Estimates with Kinematic Dynamo Models of the Solar Cycle." Astrophysical Journal Letters, 727, 23