Pradeep Kumar Mohanty

Dept: Physical Sciences (DPS)
E-mail: pkmohanty [at]
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Research Interest:

Nonequilibrium Phase Transitions, Self Organized Criticality, Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics, Exactly Solvable Models, Network Biology, Microscopic Modeling in Biology

Academic Background:

  1. Ph. D. (Phys), HRI, Allahabad (Allahabad University), 2000


  1. Professor, IISER Kolkata (current)
  2. Sr. Professor, SINP, Kolkata (2018 - 2019)
  3. Professor G, SINP, Kolkata (2013 - 2018)
  4. Professor F, SINP, Kolkata (2008 - 2013)
  5. Asso. Prof. E, SINP, Kolkata (2005 - 2008)

Selected Publications:

  1. Mohanty, N Khan, P Sarkar, A Midya, P Mandal, PK. 2017."Continuously Varying Critical Exponents Beyond Weak Universality." Sc. Rep., 7, 45004
  2. Mohanty, S Chatterjee, P Pradhan, PK. 2014."Gammalike mass distributions and mass fluctuations in conserved-mass transport processes." Phy. Rev. Lett., 112, 030601
  3. H Hinrichsen, M Basu, U Basu, S Bondyopadhyay, PK Mohanty. 2012."Fixed-energy sandpiles belong generically to directed percolation." Phy. Rev. Lett., 109, 015702
  4. Basu, Urna and Mohanty, P K. 2009."Active–absorbing-state phase transition beyond directed percolation: A class of exactly solvable models." Phy. Rev. E, 79, 041143
  5. Mohanty, P K and Dhar, Deepak. 2002."Generic sandpile models have directed percolation exponents." Phy. Rev. Lett., 89, 104303

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