Name  Pinaki Majumdar Gender 
Male
 
Designation Professor Category  General
Discipline  Physical Sciences Division  Condensed Matter Physics
Qualification Ph.D I.I.Sc. Bangalore Karnataka
CI Name  HRI Allahabad
Email ID  pinaki@hri.res.in http://www.hri.res.in/~pinaki/
Contact No 0532 227 4316
Broad Research Areas (Max 5 Lines)
1 Condensed Matter Theory
2 Correlated Quantum Systems
3 Magnetism, Superconductivity, Cold Atomic Systems
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Awards & Recognitions (Max 5)
1 Institute Merit Prize and Silver Medal, I.I.T Madras (1990).
2 S.  S. Bhatnagar Award in Physical Sciences (2007).
3 DAE-SRC Outstanding Research Investigator Award (2008).
4 Global Indus Technovator Award, MIT, USA (2008).
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Selected Publications : Journal Papers / Books / Book Chapters / Patents (Max 10)
1 Charge dynamics across the disorder-driven superconductor-insulator transition, Sabyasachi Tarat and Pinaki Majumdar, Europhys. Lett. 105 (2014) 67002.
2 Distinct Effects of Homogeneous Weak Disorder and Dilute Strong  Scatterers on Phase Competetion in the Manganites, Kalpataru Pradhan, Anamitra Mukherjee, and Pinaki Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 147206 (2007).
3 Domain Formation and Orbital Ordering Transition in a Doped Jahn-Teller Insulator, Sanjeev Kumar, Arno P. Kampf and Pinaki Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 176403 (2006).
4 Insulator-Metal Phase Diagram of the Optimally Doped Manganites from the Disordered Holstein-Double Exchange Model, Sanjeev Kumar and Pinaki Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 016602 (2006).
5 Singular Effect of Disorder on Electronic Transport in Strong Coupling  Electron-Phonon Systems, Sanjeev Kumar and Pinaki Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 136601 (2005).
6 Nanoscale Phase Coexistence and Percolative Quantum Transport, Sanjeev Kumar and Pinaki Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 126602 (2004).
7  Inhomogeneous Ferromagnetism and  Unconventional Charge Dynamics in Disordered Double Exchange Magnets, Sanjeev Kumar and Pinaki Majumdar, Phys. Rev. Lett.  91,  246602 (2003).
8 Dependence of Magnetoresistivity on Charge Carrier Density in Metallic Ferromagnets and Doped Magnetic Semiconductors, Pinaki Majumdar and Peter B.  Littlewood,  Nature, 395, 479 (1998).
9 Magnetoresistance in the Mn Pyrochlore: Electrical Transport in a Low Carrier Density Ferromagnet, Pinaki Majumdar and Peter B. Littlewood, Phys. Rev. Lett. 81, 1314 (1998).
10 Lattice Contraction Driven Insulator-Metal  Transition in the Local Approximation, Pinaki Majumdar and H. R. Krishnamurthy,  Phys. Rev. Lett.  73, 1525 (1994).