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Soumitro Banerjee

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

Nonlinear dynamics, Theory of nonsmooth bifurcations, switching electronic systems

Academic Background:

  1. Ph.D (Electrical Engineering), IIT Delhi, 1988
  2. M.Tech (Energy Studies), IIT Delhi, 1983
  3. BE (Electrical Engineering), Bengal Engineering College (Calcutta University), 1981


  1. Professor, IISER Kolkata (current)
  2. Professor, IIT Kharagpur (2003 - 2009)
  3. Associate Professor, IIT Kharagpur (1998 - 2003)
  4. Assistant Professor, IIT Kharagpur (1990 - 1998)
  5. Lecturer, IIT Kharagpur (1985 - 1990)

Awards and Honors:

  1. J. C. Bose Fellowship, 2nd term from SERB (2021)
  2. J. C. Bose Fellowship, 1st term from SERB (2015)
  3. NASI Fellowship from National Academy of Sciences, India (2014)
  4. IEEE Fellowship from Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (2013)
  5. TWAS Fellowship from The World Academy of Sciences (2012)
  6. WBAST Fellowship from West Bengal Academy of Science & Technology (2011)
  7. INSA Fellowship from Indian National Science Academy (2007)
  8. IASc Felowship from Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore (2005)
  9. INAE Fellowship from Indian National Academy of Engineering (2004)
  10. Citation Laureate from Thomson Scientific (2004)
  11. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize from Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (2003)

Selected Publications:

  1. Acharya, Arnab; Pal, Debapriya; Banerjee, Soumitro and Dasgupta, Ananda. 2020."Limiting distribution of periodic position measurements of a quantum harmonic oscillator." Physics Letters A, 384, 126397
  2. Patra, Mahashweta and Banerjee, Soumitro. 2020."Hyperchaos in 3-D piecewise smooth maps." Chaos, Solitons & Fractals, 133, 109681
  3. Bhattacharya, Joydeb; Roelke, Daniel; Pal, Samaresh and Banerjee, Soumitro. 2019."Sliding mode dynamics on a prey-predator system with intermittent harvesting policy." Nonlinear Dynamics, 98, 1299-1314
  4. Seth, Soumyajit and Banerjee, Soumitro. 2018."Experimental Observation of Multiple Attractor Bifurcation in an Electronic Circuit." IEEE Transactions on Circuits & Systems II, 65, 1254-1258
  5. Basu, R; Dutta, D; Holmes, V; Mather, P and Banerjee, S. 2018."An Algorithmic Approach for Signal Measurement Using Symbolic Dynamics of Tent Map." IEEE Transactions on Circuits & Systems-I, 65, 2221-2231

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