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Dr. Jaita Banerjee

Assistant Professor

Contact No.:- +91-793059368
Email:- jaita.banerjee@iar.ac.in

Professional & Educational Qualification

  • Ph.D.:Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, 2009, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bengaluru, Karnataka.
  • Post Graduation: University of Calcutta, 2002
  • Graduation: University of Calcutta, 2000
  • Work Experience: 9 years
  • Assistant Professor (Physics) :  Institute of Advanced Research, Gandhinagar (2016-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Visiting: Adani Institute of Infrastructure Engineering, Ahmedabad (Feb-May 2016)

Postdoctoral Fellow at Institut fuer Physikalische und Theoretische Chemie, Universitaet Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany,  Satyendra Nath Bose National Centre for Basic Sciences, Kolkata, India, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Kolkata, India.

Current Research interest and area working on

Growth properties of organic semiconductors on metal substrates. Theoretical studies of metal-organic and organic-organic interface energetics using Density Functional Theory.

Latest Publications

  • Comparison of the periodic slab approach with the finite cluster ansatz for metal organic interfaces  at the example of PTCDA on Ag(111) , Jaita Banerjee,  Stefan Behnle, Martin Galbraith, Hans-Georg Mack, Volker Settlels, Bernd Engels, Ralf Tonner and Reinhold F. Fink, J. Comput. Chem. 39, 844-852 (2018)
  • Elastic Displacements and Step Interactions on metallic surfaces: Grazing-Incidence X-Ray Diffraction and ab initio study of Au(332), G. Prévot, Y. Girard, V. Repain, S. Rousset, A. Coati, Y. Garreau, Jaita Paul, Nisha Mammen and Shobhana Narasimhan, Phys. Rev. B 81, 075415 (2010)
  • Polarization Rotation, Switching and Electric-Field-Temperature Phase Diagrams of BaTiO3: A Molecular Dynamics Study, J. Paul, T. Nishimatsu, Y. Kawazoe and U. V. Waghmare, Phys. Rev. B. 80, 024107 (2009)
  • Polarization Switching in Epitaxial Films of BaTiO3: A Molecular Dynamics Study, . J. Paul, T. Nishimatsu, Y. Kawazoe and U. V. Waghmare, Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 242905 (2008).
  • Ferroelectric Phase Transitions in Ultrathin Films of BaTiO3, J. Paul, T. Nishimatsu, Y. Kawazoe and U. V. Waghmare, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 077601 (2007).

Awards & Achievements

  • CSIR-UGC National Fellowship 2003

Courses Taught at UG / PG / PhD

  • Electricity and Magnetism (UG)
  • Physics of Waves and Optics (UG)
  • Solid State Physics (UG)
  • Quantum Mechanics (PG)
  • Advanced Quantum Mechanics (PG)
  • Condensed Matter Physics (PG)
  • General Physics Laboratory (PG)
  • Physics (1st semester BTech students at Adani Institute of Infrastructure Engineering)