Name  Pinaki Majumdar Gender 
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
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
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).
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).